Library News & Notes
On June 4, 1863, over 75% of Bluffton was burned by Union forces. Join the Bluffton Historical Preservation Society and friends to commemorate this significant Beaufort District event. Festivities will be held Saturday, June 9th, 6pm –9 pm at the Heyward House Historic Center (corner of Bridge St. & Boundary St.). Food, art, and music will be on offer.
For details: call 843-757-6293 or visit www.heywardhouse.org.
*Want to find yourself - or some relatives - in the 1940 US Federal Census? Sign up to attend the Beaufort District Collection program on precisely this topic in June! To help illuminate the ways and means of census taking, and how to put the 1940 census to the test of extracting information about an ancestor (or yourself, if you happen to be older than 72 years old), we will be offering a workshop on these topics Friday, June 22nd.Read More...