BDC Celebrates “Preservation Week,” April 27 – May 3


The Beaufort District Collection (BDC) is the Library system’s special local history collection and archives. The BDC is responsible for providing good stewardship of the cultural heritage materials we hold in trust for the community. Preservation Week allows us to highlight what we can do, individually and together, to preserve our personal and shared collections.

Event Name:  “Preserving Your Family Treasures with Grace”

BDC Manager Grace Cordial offers tips and suggestions to empower you to protect paper-based family treasures such as letters, Family Bibles, certificates and diplomas, memorabilia, and photographs.  Ages 12–Adults. 2 Sessions: Wednesday, April 30th, from 3:00pm – 4:00pm | Hilton Head Branch Library, 11 Beach City Road, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926 OR Saturday, May 3th, from 2:00 – 3:00 pm | Beaufort Branch Library Meeting Room, 1st floor, 311 Scott Street, Beaufort, SC 29902. Price of Event: Free; Contact info: 843-255-6468,; Website:


Event Name:  “Digital Preservation with Grace”

Short Description of Event: BDC Manager Grace Cordial offers practical tips and suggestions to empower you to preserve your digital photographs for your children and grandchildren to treasure. Ages 12–Adults.   Thursday, May 1st, from 2:00pm – 4:00pm at St. Helena Branch Library, 6355 Jonathan Francis Senior Road, St. Helena, SC 29920. Price of Event: Free; Contact info: 843-255-6468,





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