- The York W. Bailey Museum at the historic Penn Center will presents the debut exhibition of "The Beaufort Basket" by sweetgrass basket maker Jery Bennett-Taylor on July 16.
This will be the first in a series of exhibits celebrating Gullah traditional art in South Carolina.
The gallery will also preview the film "Grass Roots: African Origins of an American Art," a companion to the national traveling exhibit, at noon.
The exhibit opens at 1 p.m. followed by a lecture and demonstration by Taylor from 2 to 4 p.m.
The exhibit closes Aug. 26. Museum admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children younger than 17.
The center is at 16 Penn Center Circle West on St. Helena Island.