"Congaree Maroon Communities!"
Jon Manchester, a National Park Service ranger at Congaree National Park, will share his research into the history of maroon communities. The Congaree floodplain has served many purposes over time, but one of the most important was a place of refuge for slaves seeking freedom from bondage. Come learn about these fascinating stories of courage and resilience.
(Sponsored by the Lower Richland Heritage and Genealogy Society.)