SYMPOSIUM FEATURING FRANCES SCHULTZ
This perennially sold-out coffee, lecture and luncheon will be held at the Charlotte Country Club which hosts 500 guests and features a silent auction and book signing. Frances Schultz, a North Carolina native, is a journalist, TV Personality and author of The Bee Cottage Story: How I Made a Muddle of Things and Decorated My Way Back to Happiness. Frances is a contributing editor to House Beautiful and former Editor-At-Large at Veranda, as well as former on-air host of the award winning cable television show, Southern Living Presents.
Organized in 1956, the Auxiliary supports The Mint Museum by raising money to support educational offerings for the community and to fund acquisitions for the Museum's permanent collection. The Auxiliary has grown from a small group of 60 women to 600 members spanning seven generations. To date, the Auxiliary has donated over $12,500,000 to The Mint Museum including funds and acquisitions. The six-decade partnership between The Mint Museum and the Mint Museum Auxiliary has been rich, strong, and beneficial to both the Museum and the city of Charlotte.