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Honoring a Granville County Resident

Dot Wilkinson served as Granville County home demonstration agent from 1944 to 1977.

Dot Wilkinson served as Granville County home demonstration agent from 1944 to 1977.

Mrs. Dorothy Gupton Wilkinson, Granville County home demonstration agent from 1944 to 1977, will be inducted into Dr. Jane S. McKimmon Family & Consumer Sciences Hall of Fame at the Extension & Community Association’s Centennial celebration on Sunday, October 27. The dinner and ceremony will begin at 5 p.m. at NCSU’s McKimmon Center in Raleigh. A multimedia presentation will trace the history of home demonstration clubs as they became Extension Homemaker Clubs and now, ECA.

The Granville County Center of N.C. Cooperative Extension is offering seats exclusively to a limited number of Granville County residents who wish to attend the event for a discounted price of $20, first come, first reserved.



If you wish to attend at the discounted rate, please send your name, address, phone, email and payment of $20 to NCCE, Granville County, P.O. Box 926, Oxford, NC 27565. Reservations will be accepted until October 11 or whenever reservations reach full capacity, which ever occurs first. Make check payable to Granville County. Or, you may drop off the above information and payment at NCCE, 208 Wall St., Oxford. In addition, individual seats will be available using the invitation package at $40 each through October 18. If you have questions about this event, please call 919-603-1350 and ask for Sandy or Joan.

North Carolina State University and North Carolina A&T State University commit themselves to positive action to secure equal opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran’s status. In addition, the two Universities welcome all person without regard to sexual orientation. North Carolina State University, North Carolina A&T State University, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and local governments cooperating.

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Photo of Joan Reid, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionJoan ReidResearch Technician (919) 513-4565 joan_reid@ncsu.eduAgricultural & Human Sciences - NC State University
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