Harmony Hall reunion planned April 26;
cookbooks on sale
Harmony Hall Plantation Village has scheduled its
annual reunion for Saturday, April 26, and has
updated and reprinted its cookbook.
"While Harmony Hall was in the (middle) of
restoration 15 years ago it was not unusual to have
over 2,000 people (for the reunion) on the first
Saturday in May," Field Marshal Bobby Lewis aid.
"Now we have to schedule around other activities. We
hope to have 500 this year and grow a crowd from
Cookbooks were a
successful way to raise funds several years ago to
help purchase land around Harmony Hall, according to
member Seth Lewis.
April 13, re-enactors are invited to Harmony Hall
for practice for the reunion and for the Battle of
Elizabethtown reenactment. Tommy Kinlaw of
Fayetteville will be speaker. He will tell tales of
his visits to Harmony Hall to visit his grandmother
and grandfather, Normandy Tatum.
Harmony Hall is open every Sunday from 2 p.m. to 4
p.m. for tours, eating from iron pots over the fire,
and a walk to the Cape Fear River.
For directions, go to
Harmony Hall accepts donations, but
does not charge admission.
more information, call Field Marshal Bobby Lewis at
(910) 874-4011 or visit Harmony Hall Plantation on