Art and History Excursion

We are planning a two-day get-away for members and friends of Anchor Baptist Church. This mini-trip will include two primary stops. One is of religious art and the other of American history. Here is the proposed schedule (subject to change):

Thursday, July 15, 2021

  • Leave the church parking lot around 9 am
  • Drive to Crooked Creek Park for a bring-your-own lunch break [directions]
  • Drive to Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel Exhibit at 401 South Gardner Ave, Charlotte, NC [directions].
  • Begin the tour at 2 pm [sample ticket selection]. Entrance to the exhibit is every half hour & prices are $21.50 per adult or $16.20 per senior at this time.
  • Travel to the Drury Inn at Arrowood, 8925 Red Oak Blvd, Charlotte [directions]. Rooms are $125 [Group 2438528] per night with free cancelation (on Drury Reservation site)….includes dinner & breakfast //dinner is usually available 5-7, but I can call & check.

Friday, July 16, 2021

  • Complimentary morning breakfast at The Drury Inn and check out
  • Drive to Camden & visit Historic Camden Revolutionary War sites. Drive time is approximately 1.5 hours [directions].
  • Battlefield Website
  • General Admission $5.00 for adults and $4 for senior or military. Upgrades are available for guided tours.
  • Late lunch or early supper TBD.
  • Drive back to the church [directions].

Cost Estimate

Suggested ridesharing tip for those who ride with others (400 miles round trip; 4 per vehicle) $15
Price of admission for one adult$22
Hotel Room with King bed (tax included)$130
Military park admission$5
Restaurant meal on Friday (estimate)$20
NOTE: The above is just an estimate for planning purposes

Michelangelo Sistine Chapel Exhibition

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By Pastor Wood

Carl is married to Becky and together they have three children. They live in Little River, SC where he pastors Anchor Baptist Church.

This week our midweek service will take place at 7 p.m. on Thursday (9/30) rather than Wednesday (9/29).  There will be NO services on Wednesday.

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