Homecoming & Family Weekend Events for Sunday, October 4, 2015.
11:00 am | Saint James United Methodist Church, Ferrum
All alumni are invited to join the congregation of Saint James United Methodist for
Hike at DeHart Gardens
1:00 pm | Depart from John Wesley Hall Parking Lot
Tour the DeHart Gardens and look at the beautiful scenery as you hike on this "living
laboratory". Snacks and water will be provided.
Gifted to Ferrum College by educator, philanthropist and Ferrum College alum Allen
DeHart '54, the 172 acre natural habitat is a rare preserve featuring a diverse population
of plant and animal species as well as spectacular views. The gardens include wildflowers,
old growth hardwoods, azalea, rhododendron, and wildlife, as well as freshwater streams,
waterfalls, geological formations and caves, nature trails, and the stone foundation
of a pioneer home site. Complimentary. PLEASE REGISTER.