Endecott Pear Tree Lecture, 6/19
Celebration and Lecture
June 19, 2012
The Essex National Heritage Commission, in collaboration with the Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care and the Danvers Historical Society, will present a special lecture on the Endecott Pear Tree -- the oldest living fruit tree in North America -- on Tuesday, June 19, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., at the Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care in Danvers.
The evening will feature a walking tour of the Endecott Pear Tree, a dedication by the Colonial Dames, pear-themed refreshments and a lecture by Karen Krag, M.D., a Medical Oncologist with the Mass General/North Shore Cancer Center, on the history of women healers on the North Shore.
The event is open to the public and tickets are $5 for Essex Heritage and Danvers Historical Society members; $10 for non-members.