HISTORY IS BROUGHT TO LIFE IN THIS TWO PART STREAMING PERFORMANCE ABOUT HARRIET TUBMAN AND FREDERICK DOUGLASS. Harriet Tubman Known as the “Moses of her people,” Harriet Tubman was enslaved, escaped, and helped others gain their freedom as a “conductor” of the Underground Railroad. Tubman also served as a Union spy, and scout, often transforming […]

Come experience The Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage annual tea. Try the unique varieties from Charleston Tea Plantation, as you learn about South Carolina’s tea-growing history. Horticulturist Joshua Giordano-Silliman of Hortfire LLC leads guests through lowcountry tea cultivation from the early 20th century to the current commercial operation on Wadmalaw Island. The afternoon tea includes scrumptious […]

Sweetgrass Basket Making Classes at the Coastal Discovery Museum The Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn will continue to offer Sweetgrass Basket Making classes this spring. Classes will be held Saturdays, March 7 and 28, April 4 and May 16 from 10:30 am until 12:30 pm Learn about the history of the Sweetgrass basket, one […]

Book Club with the Morris Center: The Water is Wide In partnership with the Pat Conroy Literary Center, this edition of the Morris Center’s Book Club will look at the 1972 memoir of Conroy’s experiences of teaching on Daufuskie Island. Participants will discuss the lasting impact of the novel and how its legacy connects to […]