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Education Committee

Historic Macon Education Committee

Kay McKenna, Chair • Ethiel Garlington, Staff (

Historic Macon's education committee meets the second Tuesday of every month at noon at the Sidney Lanier Cottage (935 High St). The committee is responsible for the following:

  • Curates and manages the Sidney Lanier Cottage, collections and gardens

  • Plans and executes Sidney’s Salons and other events highlighting preservation efforts and the history of Macon

  • Raises funds to support the upkeep of the Cottage

  • Raises funds for the maintenance, restoration, and improvement of Historic Rose Hill Cemetery

  • Researches, interprets, and shares the history of the Cemetery

  • Maintains, updates and implements the master plan for Rose Hill Cemetery

  • Conducts Rose Hill Rambles, clean-up days and other events

If interested in joining the events committee, please contact Ethiel Garlington at or call 478-742-5084.

Earlier Event: August 10
Later Event: August 14