Celebrating 45 Years of Myrick Howard

Hillsborough, NC
Sunday September 17
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join Preservation North Carolina as we celebrate Myrick Howard’s retirement and honor his legacy of achievement!

Sunday, September 17, 2023 from 1-4pm
Ayr Mount, 376 Saint Mary’s Road, Hillsborough, NC

$50 per person


Enjoy light vegetarian fare and Maple View ice cream on the lovely grounds of Ayr Mount (house will be open to tour).

Myrick’s revised and expanded edition of Buying Time for Heritage will be available for order pick-up or purchase on-site.

Proceeds from this event will support our statewide preservation work. Tickets include a complimentary one-year membership for new supporters.

Donations of $2,500 or more will help endow a new Myrick Howard Preservation Internship Fund at the North Carolina Community Foundation. CLICK HERE TO DONATE TO THE INTERNSHIP ENDOWMENT FUND


Thank you to our Event Sponsors to date!


The Holding Family The Robertson Foundation
George Bee, Apex Catherine Bishir, Cary Phyllis Cowell, Rocky Mount Gwen and Charles Davis, Raleigh
Anne Faircloth and Fred Dufour, Clinton Baird and Pauline Grimson, Chapel Hill Louise and Grier Martin, Raleigh Sam and Vel Johnson, Rocky Mount
Doug Johnston and Marjorie Salzman, Raleigh Susan Mask and Joe Knight, Seattle WA Carl R. Nold and Vicky Kruckeberg, Chapel Hill Sally and Jeff Greaser, Raleigh
Shaler Stidham, Raleigh Rodney Swink and Juanita Shearer-Swink, Raleigh Billy and Marian Troxler, Raleigh
Sen. and Mrs. Ted Alexander, Shelby Sally Cone and Laurie Cone, Greensboro J. Patrick Harman, Alamance Thomas S. Kenan III, Chapel Hill
Wyndham Robertson, Chapel Hill Benjamin F. Speller, Jr., Edenton
Linda and Rufus Edmisten, Raleigh Carlos Garcia-Velez and Kent Davis, Chapel Hill Cecil and Grace Pless, Asheville Samuel C. Powell, PhD, Burlington
Polly Warner, Rocky Mount Rosemary and Smedes York, Raleigh
Will Alphin/ REdesign.build, Raleigh Dee Amick, Roanoke VA CT Wilson Construction Company Inc., Durham Custom Brick and Supply Company/Tom Fisher, Raleigh
Jeff Evans and Dave Parnell, Raleigh Stephanie Fanjul, Raleigh Dick Futrell, Morehead City Renee Gledhill-Earley, Raleigh
Mary Anne Howard, Raleigh Leland Little Auctions, Hillsborough R. Michael and Michelle Leonard, Bethania Langdon and Joe Oppermann, Winston-Salem
Bob and Louise Orr, Raleigh Fred Peterson and Kathy Carter, Durham Gwynne and Dan Taylor, Winston-Salem Molly Urquhart and Bill Mears, Raleigh
Trish Wilson, Wilmington Barbara Wishy and Peter Rumsey, Raleigh Sarah Woodard, Raleigh
Lide and Bill Anderson, Raleigh Richard Angino, Winston-Salem Sissy and Charlie Ashby, Raleigh Denise Barnes and Eric Porter, Durham
Michael and Anya Bedenbaugh, Prosperity SC Mark and Virginia Bell, Hillsborough Christine S. and Robert A. Berndt, Chapel Hill Elizabeth Bluhm, Washington DC
Michael and Ronni Booth, Chapel Hill Benjamin Briggs, Raleigh John Bryan, Winston-Salem Woodrow and Catharine Burns, Pittsboro
Marybeth and Scott Carpenter, Zebulon Gretchen Chapman, Raleigh Jeff Cherry and Lloyd Jones, Raleigh Nancy and Edward Clement, Salisbury
Dee Congleton, New Bern Erin and Chad Cook, Charlotte Janet Cowell, Raleigh Augusta Daniel, Rocky Mount
Mr. and Mrs. James A. Dunn, Jr., Salisbury Larken Egleston, Charlotte Jane and Mac Forde, Raleigh Anne Franklin, Raleigh
Rhonda and Charlie Gaylor, Goldsboro Bill Gilkeson, Raleigh Kathleen Gray, Raleigh Graham and Lelica Brenda A. Hatch, Sunbury
Ben Hale, Raleigh David Henderson and Nancy Scott, Durham Irvin Henderson, Henderson Jane and Tom Hilderbrand, Little River SC
Matthew Hobbs and Katie O’Brien, Raleigh Bill Holman, Pittsboro Helen Holt and Dave Arner, Wake Forest Richard and Mary Hunter, Warrenton
Karen and David Jessee, Carrboro Jack and Melissa Kiser, Gastonia Sue Lazara, Burlington Nicole and Guy Loeffler, Apex
Bill Lord and Sue Guerrant, Louisburg Lester and Amy Lowe, Raleigh Greer and Chuck Lysaght, Raleigh Bambi Taylor MacRae, Wilmington
Donald G. Mathews, Raleigh Bonnie McDonald, Chicago IL Louise McKoy and Rick Winn, Raleigh James L. Menius, Greensboro
Autumn and Jeff Michael, Davidson Edward and Susan Norvell, Salisbury Ben and Mary Parrish,
New Bern
Mary Ann and Robert Peter, Hillsborough
Nancy and Ed Preston, Chapel Hill David Quinn, Asheville Gray and Debbie Reed, Hampstead Paul Setliff and Judy Mathews, Raleigh
Ronald Shearin, Charlotte Carol Simpson, Greensboro Jim Smith and Pam Troutman, Raleigh Mr. and Mrs. Sherwood H. Smith, Jr., Raleigh
Andrew and Patty Sprouse, Durham Andrew and Danielle Stewart, Raleigh Scott Taylor, Chapel Hill Edward and Christina Terrell, Charlotte
Mary and William Tubbs, Lumberton Mark Tulbert and Rob Maddrey, Raleigh Ardath and Reagan Weaver, Raleigh Newsom and Sandy Williams, New Bern