Gullah Geechee Program Series at Brookgreen Gardens

Join Ron Daise, Brookgreen's Vice-President for Creative Education, author, and historian and learn about the people, language, and culture of the Gullah Geechee people.
Gullah Geechee Program Series at Brookgreen Gardens
Pawleys Island, SC

Join Ron Daise, Brookgreen's Vice-President for Creative Education, author, and historian and learn about the people, language, and culture of the Gullah Geechee people whose ancestors were enslaved from West Africa and brought here to work on plantations. Isolated on coastal barriers island their unique culture endures today.

NEED TO KNOW:
What:
Gullah Geechee Program Series at Brookgreen Gardens
When:
June 1, 2016 - May 31, 2017
Where:
Brookgreen Gardens
1931 Brookgreen Garden Dr
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
Website:
Phone:
(843) 235-6000

Through songs, stories, and audience participation Daise brings the Gullah culture to life and you will leave with a new appreciation and understanding of "Wha E Mean fa Be Gullah!". The program is in the Wall Lowcountry Center Auditorium and is free with garden admission.

This event takes place all year long, every Wednesday.


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brookgreen gardens, gullah geechee, brookgreen gardens gullah, pawleys island, sc, south carolina