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Yellow Lady's Slipper
Wildflower WeekendApril 17 - 19, 2015
During mid April, the Settlement School property is a wildflower wonderland, with nearly 100 species of spring wildflowers in bloom.
This year, we are dedicating the program to the late Dr. Thomas Barnes, a renowned naturalist, photographer, and beloved friend of the School. The weekend begins at 6 p.m. Friday with dinner followed by a memorial program showcasing the work of Dr. Barnes.
Concurrent hikes on the School's campus throughout the day Saturday will follow an early morning bird foray. Saturday night's entertainment will celebrate of Appalachian culture with a traditional folk dance. Sunday's schedule includes hikes on the Galax Trail on campus or along the crest of the Pine Mountain on the Little Shepherd Trail. The weekend concludes with lunch on Sunday.
SATURDAY ONLY RATE
(includes all meals and program)
CHILDREN (ages 6-12) $35.00
CHILDREN (5 & under) FREE
(includes all meals, 2 nights lodging and programs)
LODGING RATE FOR ALL FACILITIES
(Westwind Dormitory, Laurel House, Hill House, Big Log)
CHILDREN (6-12 yrs) $110.00
CHILDREN (3-5 yrs) $45.00
CHILDREN (0-2 yrs) FREE
Visitors to Pine Mountain may stay in dormitory or cottage-style housing. Single rooms are available upon request. Linens are furnished.
All buildings at Pine Mountain are smoke-free. Pets, firearms, drugs and alcohol are not permitted on School property.
Meals are served in the Laurel House dining room. When possible, the School serves vegetables grown on campus. Vegetarian meals are available upon request.
A non-refundable advance deposit of $25.00 per person is required at the time of registration and will apply to the total cost of the event. Lodging is not guaranteed without deposit.
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