The Avery County Cooperative Extension staff, along with the North Carolina Christmas Tree Association Executive Director, Jennifer Greene would like to invite you to attend the OFFICIAL SEND OFF OF THE AVERY COUNTY WHITE HOUSE CHRISTMAS TREE. The tree was selected from Larry Smith's Mountain Top Fraser fir farm located in Newland.
On November 14th the tree will be cut and transported through Newland to the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center (661 Vale Road, Newland) where a press conference will be held, followed by the loading of the Christmas tree; a reception will follow with light snacks.
On November 19th Larry Smith will present First Lady Melania Trump with a REAL FRASER FIR CHRISTMAS TREE for display in the White House BLUE ROOM.
If you plan on attending the press conference and reception please contact the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center at 828-733-8270 to register.