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National Archives

Spend a week in Washington, DC with the Heritage Library

June 19 - 25, 2016

Tour the National Archives, the Library of Congress, and the DAR Library

Research your family tree in the country's largest libraries

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Zion Capital Campaign Ad

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May Speakers

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Inspire. Enrich. Engage. These are the stirring words summoning the promise of entertainment, learning and community interaction at the South Carolina Humanities Festival, due to unfold at many locations throughout Beaufort County.

June 9 – 11, 2016

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Visit the NEW Beaufort Branch of the Heritage Library in the Santa Elena History Center

Open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 10:00 to 3:00

1501 Bay Street
Beaufort, SC 29902



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Classes and Lectures

Spring History Programs Posted

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Summer & Fall Ancestry Classes Posted

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Fort Mitchel Tours

Thursdays, March through November

10:00 am at Ft. Mitchel, Hilton Head Plantation

$12 per adult; $7 per child ages 7-12; Please, no children under 7

Call Heritage Library at 843-686-6560 or register online.

Zion Chapel of Ease Cemetery Tours

Fridays, March through November

10:00 am at Zion Chapel of Ease Cemetery, corner of Mathews Drive and William Hilton Parkway, across from Carabba's Restaurant

Enter from Mathews Drive

$12 per adult; $7 per child ages 7-12; Please, no children under 7

Call Heritage Library at 843-686-6560 or register online.

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Let us help you find out.  Call the library at 843-686-6560 to reserve one free hour with an experienced genealogist who can help you get started climbing your family tree.  By appointment only.

  For All Programs call the Heritage Library at 843-686-6560

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South Carolina Genealogy & History Library

The Heritage Library Foundation
852 William Hilton Parkway | 2nd FloorSuite A-2
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina 29928
p. 843.686.6560 | f. 843.686-6506