Beaufort News

Historic Beaufort Foundation to hold lecture, book signing

The Historic Beaufort Foundation will hold a lecture and book signing for "Bridging the Sea Islands' Past and Present, 1893-2006" the third volume of history by Lawrence Rowland and Stephen Wise, from 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. Monday , at the Verdier House, 801 Bay St., Beaufort.

Rowland will be on hand to discuss the release of the volume which encompasses the remaining 113 years of the five hundred-year chronicle of the legendary South Carolina Sea Islands.

A wine and hors d'oeuvres reception is at 5:30 and the program begins at 6 p.m.

Seating is limited.

Admission is $20, with discounts for members and couples.

For reservations call 843-379-3331 or visit