The Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Leadership Class of 2012 will host an oyster roast from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at Roastfish and Cornbread restaurant at 70 Marshland Road on Hilton Head.
Move on Music with Lavon Stevens and Band will perform.
The cost is $20 per person and includes Gullah chicken and rice, oysters, chili, hot dogs, gelato and nonalcoholic drinks. Wine and beer will be sold separately.
Proceeds will support the leadership class' project to establish a kiosk telling the story of Mitchelville, created for freed slaves in 1862, before the Emancipation Proclamation and a year after Union ships drove Confederate troops from Hilton Head.
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For more information or tickets, contact Arleda James at 843-261-4306 or go to www.leadershiphhib.org/project.shtml.