Watch The Lilies Project Blossom!
Walnut Cove, NC is the site of a National Creative Placemaking Fund Project, The Lilies Project, which is sponsored by ArtPlace America. Together we can come up with creative solutions to address coal ash, 20 million tons of which sits in the Belews Creek community.
Funding period is from January 1st, 2018 - June 30th, 2020
What to Expect
Demonstrate the technology of the NC State A&T University Coal Ash Encapsulation Process in order to promote the building of a pilot plant at Belews Creek with the goal of eliminating the burial of new production coal ash
Create public art made out of coal ash installed in Walnut Cove with accompanying art throughout Southeastern Stokes County
Quarterly Community Building Workshops featuring Oral History, Visual Arts, Spirituals, Public Health, Environmental Justice, Renewable Energy
Also Check Out
The Lilies Project in the news, Including Double Front Pages in GSO & WS!
Learn more about ArtPlace America in The Original Press Release
Stokes County Arts Council | Stokes County Historical Society | Appalachian Voices | NC A&T State University
Caroline Rutledge Armijo