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Chocolate and Flowers for Valentines

Thursday, February 14 10:00 AM-12:30 PM Cost: $35 Early Bird, $45 Last Minute (Beginning February 1) Join UNCC Professor Emeritus Dr. Mellichamp for this once-in-a lifetime experience. On February 14 from 10:00-12:30, we will learn the origins of chocolate and look at how it was popularized in Europe & in the States. We will also […]

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Historic Rosedale Plantation has been a part of Charlotte’s history since 1815.  In those early days, it was three miles out of town. Today, it is an urban oasis that has survived the development around it.  Located on about 9 acres, the restored historic house, recreated blacksmith shop, and verdant and blooming gardens provide visitors an opportunity to experience a look back at life in earlier times, as well as an invitation to explore the grounds and our big tree museum.

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