Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Ferris To Honor Helen Gillespie Ferris With Introduction Of Helen's Garden

Woodbridge N. Ferris (left) and his wife, Helen Gillespie Ferris, are shown here in this photo. Helen, wife of founder Woodbridge, is being honored as the University introduces Helen's Garden on campus on Oct. 9, 2010.


Ferris State University
has a special dedication coming up on Oct. 9 to pay tribute to Helen Gillespie Ferris, wife of founder Woodbridge N. Ferris.

Ferris President David Eisler and Mrs. Patsy Eisler would like to extend an invitation to you to attend:

The Dedication of Helen’s Garden
Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010
9:30 a.m.

Outdoors in the Garden
Between the Prakken and Alumni buildings
Ferris State University
420 Oak Street
(Corner of Oak and Ives Streets)
Big Rapids, Michigan

Helen Gillespie Ferris loved flowers as much as she loved learning and helping cultivate lives. The University community is honoring Mrs. Ferris by dedicating Helen’s Garden in the most historic area of campus.

The dedication will celebrate Helen’s role in transforming lives and building opportunity.

Please join us.

If you require special accommodations to enjoy this event, please call the Advancement office at (231) 591-3825 at least 72 hours before the dedication.

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