MARJORIE HARRIS CARR

Marjorie Harris Carr/Paynes Prairie History Bus Tour


October 24, 2015Saturday  10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Matheson History Museum
513 East University Avenue
Gainesville, Florida 32601
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MARJORIE HARRIS CARR/PAYNES PRAIRIE BUS TOUR

Saturday, October 24, 2015, 10 a.m.-2:00 p.m., $60 per person (lunch is included)

​Join Lars Andersen and Peggy Macdonald for an immersive tour of Paynes Prairie. Lars Andersen, a full-time river guide for Adventure Outpost in High Springs, is also the author of Paynes Prairie, The Great Savanna: A History and Guide. Dr. Macdonald, author of Marjorie Harris Carr: Defender of Florida’s Environment, will provide an overview of Carr’s quest to save Paynes Prairie, Lake Alice and Micanopy.

The tour package includes bus transportation from the Matheson History Museum and a picnic lunch in Paynes Prairie catered by Micanopy’s Pearl Country Store & Barbecue (owned by Marjorie Carr’s son and daughter-in-law, David and Peggy Carr).

Contact the museum at 352-378-2280 or email info@mathesonmuseum.org to purchase tickets for this exciting outdoor history adventure.