Painter Essie Ward, “Grandma Moses of the Ozarks”, and former Searcy County Resident, will be the topic at the Searcy County Historical Society meeting on Friday, May 24th.
The meeting will be held at the Petit Jean building on Airport Road in Marshall at 7:00 P.M.
Every popular Susan young of Shiloh Museum in Springdale will be the presenter. She has been involved in Essie Ward research for several years and has helped produce the award-winning video of Essie Ward’s life and painting.
People are encouraged to bring unique and one-of-a-kind Ward paintings to show at the meeting.
Refreshments will be served.