Summer 2018 Lecture Series

Rhonda Gouge

Wednesday, June 13
7 p.m. in Evans Auditorium

Popular area musician Rhonda Gouge will perform a concert of mountain music. From Bakersville in Mitchell County, Rhonda has mastered guitar, mandolin, bass and banjo, and performs a mix of everything from traditional bluegrass, to old-time mountain, to gospel, folk and more. Learn more >> 

Lee Rankin

Wednesday, June 20
7 p.m. in Evans Auditorium

Owner of Apple Hill Farm, Lee Rankin, will present her talk Farm Family—her story of following a dream, building a unique farm and learning life-changing lessons along the way. She began her journey almost two decades ago, arriving from Louisville, Kentucky, with a vision and a capacity for hard work and over the years has built a thriving agritourism site and a fulfilling life for herself and her family. Learn more >>

Dr. Herbert L. King

Wednesday, June 27
7 p.m. in Evans Auditorium

Dr. Lee King, who began his role as president of Lees-McRae College on June 1, 2018, will lead a discussion as we round out the summer lecture series. Learn more >>