North Carolina artist William MangumOur friends over at the Cape Fear Green Building Association will be holding a book sale this Saturday, July 24th, 2010 to help raise money for the Nature Conservancy’s restoration funds for the Gulf. The sales will be at three separate locations around Wilmington, North Carolina from 11am – 5pm. Come by Lumina Station on Eastwood Road, Stone Garden on Market Street or Sapona Green Building Center on S. 17th Street to not only help a worthy cause but also to take advantage of the discounted price on a local artist’s unique book, “Carolina Preserves”. The book includes more than 100 reproductions of watercolors by artist William Mangum of special places throughout North Carolina including the Southport Harbor, Bellamy Mansion and Old Baldy. The book also includes essays by some of the state’s most colorful personalities, such as Dean Smith, Kay Yow, Charlie Rose, Michael Jordan and Bob Timberlake. The retail price for “Carolina Preserves” is $99.85, but the books will be sold for $30 each on the day of the sale.

For more information on this Gulf Coast fundraiser in Wilmington, NC visit the Cape Fear Green Building Association website!