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Antoine Etienne and the Flora of His Namesake Creek

February 8, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This event is hosted by the Wenatchee River Institute

Wednesday, February 8th from 7-8pm in WRI’s Red Barn

In 1860, a Black prospector named Antoine Etienne mined for gold in Peshastin Creek, the creek that now bears his name. Reports claim that he found $1,100 worth of gold, which would be worth over $100,000 today. Come learn about this fascinating Washington pioneer and take a look at Etienne Creek’s flora.

More info: https://wenatcheeriverinstitute.org/event-calendar.html/event/2023/02/08/red-barn-event-antoine-etienne-and-the-flora-of-his-namesake-creek/416132


February 8, 2023
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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