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Beaufort County Bookmobile is Ready to Roll So More Folks Will Read!

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) is a Friend of Beaufort County Libraries. She is proud to see the return of the bookmobile to St. Helena Island! The community will have an opportunity to “Meet the Bookmobile” at library branches before beginning its summer route on Monday, June 5. Check it out at the following locations:

Lobeco Branch Library – Thursday, June 1, 11:00-3:00pm

St. Helena Branch Library – Friday, June 2, 11:00-3:00pm

Hilton Head Branch Library – Saturday, June 3, 11:00-3:00pm

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Tenk GAWD fa de Gullah/Geechee Chillun! by Queen Quet

Nebba fagit whey hunnuh cum frum!  Mi yeddi disya frum Mama dem fa tru. Dem kno sey hunnuh bin da gwine sumwhey and e wan mek sho wha dey een hunnuh mind fa do. Tenk GAWD fa Mama dem wods and fa de Gullah/Geechee chillun tuh! Disya wha mek home wort cumin home tuh fa …

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Disya Who WEBE: Gullah/Geechee Foundations of Black History at the St. Helena Branch Library

In celebration of “Black History/African Heritage Month,” the Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition in conjunction with the St. Helena Branch Library invites you to “Disya Who WEBE: Gullah/Geechee Foundations of Black History.” The afternoon of events will be hosted by Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation. 1-2:30 pm CNN International’s Documentary on the Gullah/Geechee Nation …

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