Gullah/Geechee Gwine On! Don’t Miss #GullahGeechee2020 March Events!
Friday, February 28, 2020 at Penn Center the Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition and All Mobile Productions™ (AMP™) host de “Gullah/Geechee Black Gold Ball:” https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gullahgeechee-black-gold-ball-tickets-87237101519
Saturday, February 29, 2020 join us at the Gullah Museum in Georgetown for “Gullah/Geechee Famlee Day:” https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gullahgeechee-famlee-day-at-de-gullah-museum-een-georgetown-tickets-87239027279
Next week, return to Penn Center on March 4, 2020 and support Queen Quet‘s celebration of the release of her new Gullah/Geechee novel duet as she is hosted by the Charlotte Forten Book Club:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/queen-quet-gullahgeechee-book-signing-at-charlotte-forten-book-club-tickets-87241284029
The Ocean Conservancy which is a member of the Gullah/Geechee Sustainability Think Tank just released this feature on Queen Quet‘s new books:https://oceanconservancy.org/blog/2020/02/27/questions-queen-quet/
Queen Quet will have a premiere screening of her new documentary, “Gullah/Geechee Gwine Fishin’” during the 10th Anniversary Celebration of the Gullah/Geechee Fishing Association at the St. Helena Branch Library at 5 pm on Monday, March 9th.
View the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UE_fvfrTIuo
The celebration will continue on Saturday, March 21st from Noon to 3 pm at the Port Royal Sound Foundation with “Gullah/Geechee Famlee Day.”https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gullahgeechee-famlee-day-at-port-royal-sound-maritime-center-tickets-93815335193
The day prior to this, March 20, 2020 at Noon, Queen Quet will be hosted by the South Carolina State Library. She will present from all four of her new books that will be on sale.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/queen-quet-gullahgeechee-novel-duet-author-talk-book-signing-tickets-87244299047
The Gibbes Museum will host an entire evening with Gullah/Geechees discussing art and coastal resilience and cultural sustainability on Wednesday March 25th in Charleston, SC. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/resilience-of-coastal-communities-preserving-culture-environment-craft-tickets-90727720053
All of these events will celebrate Black Herstory as well.
We will continue our work of healing the land via environmental activities during “Gullah/Geechee Volunteer Month” as well as supporting the 1st Gullah/Geechee Herbal Conference:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-first-gullah-geechee-herbal-gathering-tickets-78701818257 and the 8th Annual Coastal Cultures Conference: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/coastal-cultures-conference-2020-continuing-cultural-heritage-rising-sea-tickets-87242323137?fbclid=IwAR1OVJ61vCBablX4yfbEcxx25fiXhRmzn4iF1OGclAK3R52p9g95UC6J6Iw
All of these events are part of the #GullahGeechee2020 celebration honoring the historic legacy of the Gullah/Geechee Nation. #GullahGeechee2020 see we culcha clearly!
See hunnuh soon ya!
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