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Heartwood Artisan Gateway, Abingdon, VA, Exit 14, I-81
Learn the status of chestnut restoration. Enjoy a new slant on chestnuts by storytellers. Discover the delightful taste of roasted chestnuts. Savor refreshments by Heartwood staff. Win potentially blight-resistant Restoration Chestnut seedlings – 3 pairs to be raffled. Support restoration of the mighty American chestnut! Attend the 3rd Annual Chestnut Restoration Celebration Saturday, October 13 – 3:00-6:00 p.m. Free tour of chestnut breeding program and wildflower walk at Glenn C. Price Research Farm in Meadowview, VA, Saturday, October 13 – 10:00 a.m.-noon. Event tickets starting at $25 for adults and $40 for families. For tickets or more info: SWVABranch@acf.org or call 276-944-4631. Sponsored by the Southwest Virginia Restoration Branch of the Virginia Chapter of the American Chestnut Foundation©.