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CNB Sponsors Adkins Arboretum's Magic in the Meadow Fundraising Event

CNB Sponsors Adkins Arboretum's Magic in the Meadow Fundraising Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (RIDGELY, MD—JULY 31, 2012)

For the fifth year in a row, CNB will serve as sponsor of Adkins Arboretum’s signature fundraising event, Magic in the Meadow. “We are delighted to have CNB as the Arboretum’s loyal partner and as the Green Legacy lead sponsor for this year’s event,” commented Arboretum Executive Director Ellie Altman. “CNB's support over the years has helped fund the Arboretum's conservation and education programs for all ages.”

Set for Sat., Sept. 29, Magic in the Meadow will welcome guests at twilight for music by Chestertown band B Natural, exquisite hors d’oeuvres and dinner prepared by PeachBlossoms, delicious complementary wines and live and silent auctions.

London, South Africa and Italy’s Amalfi Coast are among the luxurious vacation packages offered in the live auction.

Proceeds benefit the Arboretum's educational programs for adults and children. Tickets are $125 per person, with tables for ten available for reservation. For more information and to reserve tickets, visit www.magicinthemeadow.org, or contact Meg Gallagher by phone or email at 410-634-2847, ext. 23, mgallagher@adkinsarboretum.org.

Adkins Arboretum is a 400-acre native garden and preserve at the headwaters of Tuckahoe Creek in Caroline County. Open year round, the Arboretum offers educational programs for all ages about nature, art and gardening. Through its Campaign to Build a Green Legacy, the Arboretum will build a new Arboretum Center to broaden educational offerings and public outreach promoting best practices in conservation and land stewardship. For additional information about Arboretum programs, visit www.adkinsarboretum.org or call 410-634-2847, ext. 0.

F. Win Trice, President and Chief Executive Officer of CNB (right), and Ellie Altman, Executive Director of Adkins Arboretum, recently announced that CNB will serve as the Green Legacy lead corporate sponsor for Adkins Arboretum’s fifth annual gala fundraiser, Magic in the Meadow, on Sept. 29.