2017 Schedule


Tues. 1/10. Charity Baptist Church, 1544 E. Montague Ave, N. Charleston. 6:30-7:30 PM.
Sun. 1/29 Florence Library 3:00 PM. Contact: Mary Wiser,


Th-Sun. 2/2-2/5 Panama City, FL. Bay County Public Library Foundation. Contact: Sabara B. Quinn, Exec Director. ext. 2282 (We Are Charleston)
Th. 2/9 Greenville Peace Center. Huguenot Mill Loft. Poetic Conversation with Marlanda Dekine, founder and executive director of Speaking Down Barriers.  7:00 PM
Th. 2/16 USC Sumter Contact: Ray McManus., 12:00. and Sumter County Museum at 6:00 PM. Contact: Annie Abrams Rivers, Exec. Director Sumter County Museum, 122 N. Washington St., Sumter, SC 29150. 803-775-0908/ (We Are Charleston)
Th. 2/23 Mt. Pleasant Senior Center; Contact, Bonnie DeWald, 843-856-2166, 840 Von Kolnitz Rd. Event starts at 9 a.m. (We Are Charleston)
Sat. 2/25 1:00 -2:45 PM Brookgreen Gardens “Mirrored Images: Race Relations Today and Yesterday” Lowcountry Center Auditorium. Contact: Ronald Daise,; 843-235-6011. (We Are Charleston)


Saturday, March 4, 3 to 5 PM at the Waccamaw Branch Library (41 St. Paul Place). Friends of Waccamaw Library Members Only event (We Are Charleston)
March 9 Francis Marion University – 12:45 Class Visit, 6:00 PM Carter Health Sciences Center – talk on poetry and healing
March 18, NC Poetry Society Reading, Weymouth Center for the Arts, Southern Pines, NC. Contact: David Radavich,
Fri-Sun3/24=26 VA Festival of the Book, Charlottesville. (We Are Charleston)


Sat. May 6 Gastonia Community Event. Contact Dot Guthrie
(We Are Charleston)


Sat. Aug 12 Black Cauca’s of African American Librarians. 10th Annual Conference of African American Librarians, Atlanta, GA. ” Coffee with the authors of “We Are Charleston” 8-9:30 am at the Grand Hyatt (Buckhead). (We Are Charleston)