Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week 2021
De Gullah/Geechee Nation is celebrating its 21st year. July 2, 2021 marked the 21st anniversary of the enstoolment of Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) and the day of the declaration of the Gullah/Geechee Nation as another nation of the world. The 21st anniversary celebration will continue throughout the month with the major events being held during “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week.”
“Gullah/Geechee Famlee Day” launches “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” on historic St. Helena Island, SC on Saturday, July 31st from Noon to 3 pm. Git hunnuh pass ya:
On Sunday afternoon, August 1, 2021 at 3 pm a new park in Brunswick, GA will be unveiled in honor of veterans. A libation and memorial tribute to honor Gullah/Geechee military veterans will be held at the monument. The site is now named Gullah/Geechee Situation Park to salute these Gullah/Geechee veterans for their outstanding and selfless service and sacrifice.
The honored guest for this event will be Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation(www.QueenQuet.com) who is celebrating 21 years as the Queen Mother and “head pun de bodee” for the Gullah/Geechee Nation and will be celebrating her Queen Quet Day for Brunswick.
We encourage folks to praise at Gullah/Geechee worship centers and then come to Brunswick for the event.
Monday, August 2, 2021 Gullah/Geechee Moments at Monuments Day-Go out and support historic sites and monuments throughout the Gullah/Geechee Nation and learn the Gullah/Geechee stories affiliated with them. Tune in to www.GullahGeechee.tv ahead of time to learn some of the locations that are directly related to native Gullah/Geechees. Also, tune in to Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio at 7 pm EST www.BlogTalkRadio.com/GullahGeechee
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Gullah/Geechee Tours and Travels-Support native owned Gullah/Geechee Tours throughout the Gullah/Geechee Nation in order to learn ourstory accurately. Follow www.Facebook.com/GullahGeecheeWEBE to learn which tour companies are actually owned by native Gullah/Geechees. They will be posted throughout the week.
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 Nyam wid de Gullah/Geechee Wednesdee-Support Gullah/Geechee owned restaurants, eateries and food trucks. Several are listed at www.SaintHelenaGullahGeechee.com .
Thursday, August 5, 2021 6-8 pm A Gullah/Geechee Evening pun Edisto
Bring de famlee and jayn we fa yeddi frum de Gullah/Geechee Famlee pun Edisto and enjoy local Gullah/Geechee cuisine, tour the Hutchinson House property and purchase Gullah/Geechee items from Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation and books from Greg Estevez. Git hunnuh pass ya:
Friday, August 6, 2021 jayn we fa “WEBE de Gullah/Geechee Living Legacy” at de “Legacy Gallery” in Beaufort , SC. Cum yeddi Queen Quet, Chieftess of de Gullah/Geechee Nation bring de art of Lisa Gilyard-Rivers to life. Meet the artist and purchase originals throughout the event. Git hunnuh pass ya:
Saturday, August 7, 2021 at Noon tune in to www.GullahGeechee.tv and www.Facebook.com/GullahGeecheeWEBE fa de virtual “Gullah/Geechee Nation Music & Movement Festival™ 2021.” Donations made during the festival will go toward the “Gullah/Geechee Land & Legacy Fund” via CashApp $GullahGeecheeNation or GoFundMe
Gwine ta www.GullahGeechee.biz fa support we and git hunnuh gear fa wear fa “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week.” Celebrate and gee tenks GAWD bless we.
Webe Gullah/Geechee Anointed People!
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