Carver Day 2011
Carver Day Celebration-July 9, 2011 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Celebrating the 1943 establishment of George Washington Carver National Monument, this event features ranger-led programs interpreting the life of George Washington Carver. Guest speakers, musical groups, a junior ranger station, and exhibitors are also included. Location: park grounds and visitor center.
Did You Know?
This spring fed pond is named after Sarah Carver Williams, Moses Carver's niece. Visitors can see the original foundation of Sarah's spring house. This pond is also home to water mammals, reptiles, fish, and birds. Take a stroll along the bank where George once observed the workings of nature.