Theodore Carroll awarded scholarship from New Hope Historical Society

On May 23rd, New Hope-Solebury High School senior, Theodore Carroll, received the 2016 Francis Curley Scholarship from the New Hope Historical Society. On hand to present the award were NHHS president, Carole Martin, NHHS FC Scholarship Committee members, Edwin Hild and Les Isbrandt, and NHHS Executive Director, Deborah Lang.

“Teddy Carroll was selected to receive this year’s award based on his scholastic and community achievements. Teddy is planning on attending West Chester University with a major in Political Science. In addition, his selection is one that we believe Francis Curley would have agreed with,” said Edwin Hild.

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New Hope Historical Society Garden Tour in the works

Plans for the 23rd annual New Hope Historical Society (NHHS) Garden Tour are well underway. The rain-or-shine event will take place from 10:00am to 4:00pm on Saturday, June 4th, and focuses on the incredible beauty of local gardens and the considerable skill and imagination of their owners, says NHHS garden tour committee co-chair Mary Ellen Mason.

The event will begin with a docent-led tour of New Hope’s historic Parry Mansion, then moves on to six local private gardens, featuring a diverse array of plantings and imaginative landscapes.

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