Marjorie Rawlins Homestead & Micanopy, FL. Thursday February 21, 2019
Walk back in time to 1930’s farm life where Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings lived and worked in the tiny community of Cross Creek. Her cracker style home and farm, where she wrote her Pulitzer prize-winning novel The Yearling and other wonderful works of fiction, has been restored and is preserved as it was when she lived here. Lunch will be at the Florida landmark, Yearling restaurant. After lunch we stop in Micanopy known for its antiques.
Price includes: transportation, admission to museum, bus driver tip and bottle of water
9:15 AM Leave for Cross Creek
10:45 AM Approximate Arrival
12:15 PM Leave for lunch at Yearling Restaurant (On own)
2:00 PM Leave for Micanopy
3:30 PM Board Bus for The Villages
5:00 PM Approximate arrival at Walmart
You will receive an email and telephone call 5 to 7 days prior to event
The Yearling Restaurant makes all dishes to order, it is an experience to dine there, as they advertise: “It’s not just a restaurant, it’s a destination”.
Please dress for the weather, part of the tour is to walk around the grounds of the house.