African American History Week Celebration 2016

BOWs Meeting Place

Reopened after the October 2015 Flood

Thanks To All Our Supporters Who Volunteered and Contributed to

Our Neighborhood Learning Center Re-Opening

Launching Our Winter/Spring Break Program

African American History Celebration at BOWs Meeting Place

Welcome Aboard Campaign

Our Goal: 45-50 people (children with adult/youth volunteer chaperons) to join our African American Celebration Tours - Locally and a finale Bus Trip to The Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum in Savannah, Georgia. Our local tours will include Avery Research Center at the College of Charleston and Hampton Park History Tour conducted by Dr. Kerry Taylor, Professor, The Citadel.

Civil Rights Museum Trip

Celebrating African American History in the Neighborhood

Fundraiser for Bus Trip, Tour & Lunch

Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum-Savannah, GA

We will tour during “Schools Out” Spring Break on April 2

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$1 Candy Bars

Upcoming March Activities at BOWs Meeting Place

*Scheduled technology sessions for kids – Computers and IPads

*Scheduled Tuesday Night Adult Computer Classes -March 1, 8, 15. 22, 29

*Girl’s Summit- Saturday, March 5 at School of the Arts – Charleston County School District Event – Limited Transportation provided by BOWs.

Finale: Kelly Tours Bus Trip to Savannah, GA

"Schools Out" Spring Break Sessions

African American History Celebration Week

Kick Off Event

Friday, March 25, 2016 - 6:00 - 9:00 PM

Evening Family Dinner Night

Week of Activities

Free Mini African American History & Technology Camp

for Children Ages 5 - 12

Youth Volunteer Opportunities Available for Children over 12

The week will highlight African American History and planned tours.

Monday, March 28 - Saturday, April 2, 2016

Avery Research Center - College of Charleston

Trip to Avery Research Center

A Picture in Front of the Bottle Tree in the Yard.

Hampton Park History Tour

Denmark Vesey Monument

Hampton Park, Charleston, SC

The Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Right Museum

Finale Bus Trip- Saturday, April 2, 2016

Address: 460 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401Phone:(912) 231-8900