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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 6, 2012 Autumn Burch Marketing & PR Coordinator (434) 376-2044

Patrick Henry’s Red Hill Offers Hearthside Cooking Demonstration by Rachel Deddens Rachel Deddens, owner of Hearth of the Kitchen, will demonstrate revolutionary cooking using Red Hill’s hearth kitchen for a small group on March 24, 2012. Brookneal, VA – On March 24, 2012 Red Hill is holding its annual Kite Day event. This year Red Hill has teamed up with hearthside cooking expert, Rachel Deddens of Lynchburg, to offer a demonstration for a small group of six. Rachel Deddens is a food historian and has twenty years of experience with hearthside cooking. She is a Museum Educator and presents cooking classes at many historic sites. Rachel was last here during our first annual Bluegrass, Barbecue, and Brew Festival where she cooked a meal in the hearth kitchen during the event. The class will be open to only six people due to small quarters. Only six participants will be allowed so please call as soon as possible to reserve your spot. The deadline is March 16, 2012 if you would like to participate or have any questions, please email or call us at 800-514-7463 or 434-3762044.

About Red Hill Red Hill was Patrick Henry’s last home and burial place. Red Hill is the National Memorial for Patrick Henry and his life and home. Exhibiting Patrick Henry’s restored artwork, buildings, and the nationally ranked Osage orange tree, Red Hill offers tours, special events and school outreach programs. Open daily

from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed on Thanksgiving Day. For more information about Red Hill-Patrick Henry National Memorial, call (434) 376-2044 or visit ###