2015 Carver Commemorative Dinner

“Mark your calendars for the 2015 Carver Commemorative Dinner, Saturday, January 3rd, 2015, 6:00 pm in the Farber building at Crowder College in Neosho, MO. For more information or to donate silent auction items that will benefit our 2015-2016 George Washington Carver Scholarship, please call: Executive Director, Ann McCormick
417 325-4151 Ext: 276.”


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You are invited to the “Carver Commemorative Dinner” January 3, 2014

George Washington Carver Birthplace Association

Special Invitation


2014 Carver Commemorative Dinner


Featuring Special Guest Speakers


Professor Eulanda A. Sanders

Iowa State University

Ames, IA


Mr. Paxton Williams

Former CBA Director of Outreach

Chicago, IL



          Friday, January 3, 2014                             $15 per perso

Crowder College, Neosho Campus                                         Doors will open at 5:30 pm

  Arnold Farber Building                                                         Dinner will be served at 6:30 pm


RSVP by December 27th    417 438-3351


“Proceeds from the Dinner and Silent Auction”

will benefit the

Annual George Washington Carver Scholarship Program

Sponsored by the Carver Birthplace Association

 Donations are Tax Deductible

2013 Annual Meeting

70th Annual Meeting 
70th Annual meeting of the Carver Birthplace Association
 Saturday, November 2, 2013 
 George Washington Carver National Monument
 The meeting will be held from 9-11 am in the Conference Room at the Monument.

 Topics of Discussion 
    Preview of New George Washington Carver Movie    
Neosho Colored Schoolhouse Updates

    Carver Commemorative Dinner Plans

     Executive Director’s Report & Update   

Board of Directors’ Update 

     Nomination and Election of New Board Members 
Brunch will be served
*The Board of Directors and Carver Commemorative Planning Committee will meet directly after the membership meeting

Tuskegee Airmen Documentary

May 5 & 6    1 p.m. 

The Tuskegee Airmen
In 1941, wtih the world at war, a select group of African Americans made their way to Tuskegee, Alabama, with dreams of becoming the first black fighter pilots in the country.  This documentary explores the story of the Tuskegee Airmen.

The National Parks, America’s Best Idea

Multiple Days: 04/21/2012, 04/22/2012, 04/23/2012, 04/24/2012, 04/25/2012, 04/26/2012, 04/27/2012, 04/28/2012, 04/29/2012

Location: Visitor Center

Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Fee Information: FREE

Contact Phone Number:417. 325. 4151

To Kick off National park Week, join park staff to celebrate National Parks. Enjoy the six-part, twelve hour documentary, by Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan. A different episode will be shown throughout the week.

  • April 21 & 22, Episode One, The Scripture of Nature, 1851-1890
  • April 23, Episode Two, The Last Refuge, 1890-1915
  • April 24, Episode Three, The Empire of Grandeur, 1915-1919
  • April 25, Episode Four, Going Home, 1920-1933
  • April 26, Episode Five, Great Nature, 1933-1945
  • April 27, 28, & 29, Episode Six, The Morning of Creation, 1946-1980

Tree Cookies

Multiple Days: 04/21/2012, 04/22/2012

Location: Visitor Center

Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Fee Information: FREE

Contact Phone Number:417. 325. 4151

Get in touch with nature this Earth Day weekend at George Washington Carver National Monument. Come learn about the importance of trees and how they grow. Join a ranger to identify and learn about “tree cookies” at the Carver Trail Overlook.