The Coastal Discovery Museum will host local Author Beverly Bowers Jennings on December 2 at 2 pm as she discusses her new book,
“ShrimpTales: Small Bites of History” The first of its kind, this unique photo book portrays the people, places, and boats that tell the fascinating story of
the commercial shrimping industry in the Southeast. Hundreds of historical and recent photos provide perspectives on life in the major shrimping ports up and down the coast, such as St. Augustine, Thunderbolt, Port Royal, Beaufort, Hilton Head Island, Bennetts Point, Edisto, Rockville, Shem Creek, McClellanville and Georgetown.
The program cost is $7 in person and $5 virtual. Reservations are required and may be made by calling 843-689-6767 ext. 223.
The museum is located at 70 Honey Horn Drive on Hilton Head Island.
Hours are Monday through Saturday from 9-4 and Sunday from 11-3.