Gullah Geechee Program Series
1 p.m. Wednesday, November 5 & 12
Join Ron Daise, Brookgreen's Vice-President for Creative Education, author, and historian and learn about the people, language, and culture of the Gullah Geechee people whose ancestors were enslaved from West Africa and brought here to work on plantations. Isolated on coastal barriers island their unique culture endures today. Through songs, stories, and audience participation Daise brings the Gullah culture to life and you will leave with a new appreciation and understanding of "Wha E Mean fa Be Gullah!". The program is in the Wall Lowcountry Center Auditorium and is free with garden admission.
"Sculpture Conservation" by Ted Monnich
Wednesday, November 5 from 3-4 p.m.
Learn the basics of sculpture conservation in this informative program given by Ted Monnich, an objects conservator with over thirty year's experience in the field of conservation and owner of Sculpture Preservation based in Columbia, SC. This lecture will be in the Lowcountry Center Auditorium and is free with admission
Dirt ‘n’ Details
Tuesday, November 11
Brookgreen Gardens is pleased to present a horticulture program series. The programs will be in the Wall Lowcountry Center from 12 – 1 p.m. and are free with garden admission.
Turkey Trot 5K
Saturday, November 22
Join us for HealthPoint's Annual Turkey Trot Run & Walk at Brookgreen Gardens. This area event is a family favorite and includes: 5k Race, 5k Walk, 1-Mile Family Fitness Walk and Turkey Trot (26.2 yards). Check back soon for more information.
Friday - Monday, November 28 - December 1
Members are invited to Keepsakes, the Brookgreen Shop, on Thanksgiving Weekend to receive an additional 10% discount off purchases (some exclusions apply). Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday member shopping hours are 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
November 28-January 4 - Two indoor holiday exhibits feature the history, art, and horticulture of the South Carolina coast. These exhibits are free with garden admission.