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Charleston County Council Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

July 31, 2014

Gullah/Geechee Nation

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) was presented with the first ever “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” Proclamation presented by the Charleston County Council in South Carolina!  The week of celebration beginning July 28th will culminate with the “Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™ 2014” (www.gullahgeechee.info) which is being held in Charleston on August 1st and 2nd  Tenk Gawd fa de celebration!.

Queen Quet Receives Charleston County Proclamation

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Beaufort County Council Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week 2014!

July 29, 2014

Gullah/Geechee Nation

Beaufort County Council in South Carolina proclaimed Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week for the 2nd year in a row.  Throughout the week a number of activities will be held throughout the county.  The week of celebration will culminate with the “Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™“.  Tenki tenki ta Beaufort County fa disya!

Follow @GullahGeechee and #GullahGeechee

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BDC Fall Schedule of Programs

July 29, 2014

PDF of upcoming Beaufort District Collection programs, some of which involve the Coastal Discovery Museum and the Beaufort Chapter, Archaeological Society of South Carolina.  Beaufort District Collection Local History Series

Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week 2014 along the South Carolina Coast!

July 27, 2014

Gullah/Geechee Nation

GGN Appreciation Week 2014 Poster

Cum fa jayn we fa “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week 2014!”  Download the poster for the activities here->GGN Appreciation Week 2014 Poster

Follow @GullahGeechee on Twitter and Instagram for daily updates on Gullah/Geechee sites and businesses to support.  #GullahGeechee fa crak hunnuh teet bour who webe!

Disya da wha gwine on:

Monday

Beaufort County Council Proclamation Ceremony

Tour the City of Beaufort and Town of Port Royal

Grand Army Hall in Beaufort, SC, Gullah/Geechee Nation Grand Army Hall in Beaufort, SC, Gullah/Geechee Nation

Tuesday

Charleston County and City of Charleston Proclamation Ceremonies

Tour Town of Bluffton and Hilton Head Island

Gullah/Geechee enslavement cabin at Heyward House Historic Center in Bluffton, SC Gullah/Geechee enslavement cabin at Heyward House Historic Center in Bluffton, SC

Mail AttachmentHilton Head Gullah/Geechee Markers

Wednesday

De Gullah Root Experience Tour (www.gullahgeechee.us) of St. Helena including Penn Center followed by lunch een de Gullah/Geechee Ga’dun Email GullGeeCo@aol.com for advance registration.

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) leads De Gullah Root Experience Tour. www.gullahgeechee.us Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) leads De Gullah Root Experience Tour. http://www.gullahgeechee.us

Queen Quet at Mary Jenkins Praise House

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Oyotunji African Village Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

July 27, 2014

Gullah/Geechee Nation

Oba Adefunmi II & Queen Quet

Alase Oba Adefunmi Adejuyigbe of Oyotunji Village (www.oyotunji.org) presented Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) with the first proclamation ever issued from Oyotunji. The King proclaimed “July 28-August 3 “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” for 2014 and every year. Adupe Oba!

Oyotunji Village Gullah/Geechee Proclamation

Cum fa jayn de entire famlee fa close out de week at de Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™!  www.gullahgeechee.info

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