Gullah/Geechee Nation Week Declared in Beaufort County, SC!


Gullah/Geechee Nation

Queen Quet at Bluffton Town Hall
July 27-August 4, 2013 has been declared “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” in Beaufort County, SC.  The Town of Bluffton presented a proclamation to Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation ( at their town hall meeting on Tuesday.  She has been invited to the Beaufort County Council meeting on July 22, 2013 to receive one from the county officials.  The mayors of Beaufort and Port Royal will be presenting their proclamations at the Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™ 2013 ( which will be the culmination of the week of celebration.
“Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” was launched in the City of Charleston, sC last August and a proclamation was presented to Queen Quet during the Charleston Riverdogs baseball game where she also through the first pitch for “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Night at The Joe” (   That evening was followed by…

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