Lunch at the historic Mehearg/Fitzpatrick Farm
460 Mehearg Road, Wetumpka, Alabama
Join the DAC Foundation and the Elmore County Art Guild for the second in a series of "Walk Where They Walked" outings. This outing will take place on Thurs, Nov. 17 at 12:00 pm at the Mehearg/Fitzpatrick farm. Prior to lunch, the ECAG will hold a brief business meeting at 11:00 am. After lunch, guests are invited to enjoy the sites, several plein air painting demonstrations and a 16-minute video about the DAC. Please bring a folding chair or blanket. CLICK HERE TO RSVP
Pictured above: Benjamin Fitzpatrick, Alabama's 11th Governor and grandfather of artist John Kelly Fitzpatrick. After his death in 1869 the farm was inherited by Kelly's father Dr. Phillips Fitzpatrick. Kelly later inherited the farm. In 1954, it was purchased by Elcie Mehearg at an estate auction.