Hit the Jackpot on Monday - In 2 Locations!

The BDC @ The Branches local history series is bringing Jackpot: High Times, High Seas, and the Sting that Launched the War on Drugs by Jason Ryan to two branches of the Beaufort County Library system on Monday, May 16th.

Customers South of the Broad River might prefer to

Join us at Hilton Head Branch, 11 Beach City Road, Large Conference Room, from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm.

Customers North of the Broad River might prefer to:

Join us at Beaufort Branch, 311 Scott Street, 1st Floor, Old SC Room, from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

But, your residency doesn't preclude you to attending both or either presentation location! South of Broad River residents and visitors can attend the BDC @ Beaufort Branch session and North of Broad River residents and visitors can attend the BDC @ Hilton Head Branch session if it's more convenient. 

We will seat as many people as the booked conference rooms can legally hold. 

Books will be available for purchase and autographing by the author until his supply is sold out. Books will be sold, first come, first served.

About the Author

Grace Cordial has been responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Beaufort District Collection at the Beaufort County Library since 1999.  The Beaufort District Collection exists to acquire, preserve, maintain and make accessible a research collection of permanent value which records the history, culture, and environment of our part of the South Carolina lowcountry.  Besides the research room, Cordial manages the “Virtual BDC:” the BDC web pages, the Online Obituary Index, two digital collections, a new BDC.BCL Facebook page, and the Connections blog.  
Among her duties is to coordinate or present programs about local history, Gullah culture, and our coastal environment, including occasional instructional sessions about how to perform historical and/or genealogical research.