Archive for August, 2015

Compiled Events

August 21, 2015

I apologize for not sharing what has come in over the past 6 weeks.  On the other hand, no one has said “Boo” so perhaps trying to maintain this blog has become an unnecessary and futile task.  Here’s what I’ve gotten through my work e-mail: Grace

PIHMS-logo An updated 100th Anniversary of Training Marines Lecture Series schedule with which the Historic Port Royal Foundation, The Beaufort District Collection, Beaufort County Historical Society among others are collaborators:

August 27 – 6 pm – Discussion by the Santa Elena Foundation, Union Church, 11th St., Port Royal Co-sponsors: Historic Port Royal Foundation and Santa Elena Foundation

Sept. 10 – 6 pm – “Women Marines on Parris Island,”  Union Church, 11th St., Port Royal Co-sponsor: Historic Port Royal Foundation

Sept. 15 – 11 am – “Court-Martial at Parris Island: The Ribbon Creek Incident” – Bluffton Branch Library, 120 Palmetto Way. Hosted by the Beaufort District Collection, Beaufort County Library

Sept. 24 – Noon – “Court-Martial at Parris Island: The Ribbon Creek Incident” Location TBD. Hosted by the Beaufort County Historical Society.

Oct. 7th – 6 pm – The Harbor Masters in Concert Present Patriotic Songs – The Shed on Paris Avenue, Port Royal  (Please bring lawn chairs for comfortable seating, limited chairs available.)

Oct. 24th – The Grand Parade…


Penn Center Fund-raiser


BDC September 2015 Programs