The Leadership Beaufort Alumni Association and the Historic Port Royal Foundation have events planned Thursday concerning the Port of Port Royal.
Town Councilman Joe Lee will lead a tour of the port property at 4:30 p.m., leaving from Union Church, 1004 11th St., Port Royal. A reception will follow at 5:15 p.m., and a moderated panel discussion will begin at 6 p.m., both at the church.
Panelists include Odgen Lazenby, who will discuss the history of the site before the port; Scott Graber, who will discuss the relationship between the port and the Old Village; Lee, who will discuss the period since the port closed; former port manager Pete Cotter; and Judy Alling from the Sell It Now campaign.
All events are free and open to the public.