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Slave Clothing in the Colonial Era 1700-1776 – SCHA

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Join Kathleen Staples for a look at slaves’ access to clothing in both rural and urban settings in colonial South Carolina. Mrs. Staples is the owner of Kathleen Staples & Assoc., LLC, a provider of curatorial and conservation services for historic textiles. She serves on Historic Charleston Foundation’s Member Collections Committee and the Member Advisory Board for the Soft Furnishings Project at the Nathaniel Russell House in Charleston.

Lunch & Learns are held in the Callie and John Rainey Conference Room (west wing) at Chapman Cultural Center.

Catered lunches will be available through Palmetto Palate, reserved in advance through our gift shop. Tickets and a limited number of lunches will be available at the door.

Friday, November 21 12:30 – 1:30

$5/ticket only; FREE/SCHA Members

$15/ticket and sandwich or salad box (includes beverage and dessert)

Purchase your ticket online by clicking here, by calling (864) 596-3501, or in person at Spartanburg Regional History Museum.

Moonshine Tasting with Motte & Sons Bootlegging Co.

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From Little Chicago to the heart of downtown, Spartanburg has long been known for producing high-quality distilled spirits. Help Spartanburg County Historical Association celebrate that history on Thursday, November 13 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. by joining us for a sampling of Motte & Sons Bootlegging Company’s potent potables while perusing Spartanburg Regional History Museum’s exhibits.

Ages 21+

$8/SCHA Members

$10/Non-Members

Read the Revolution!

Get your copy of  Turning Point: The American Revolution in the Spartan District at Spartanburg Regional History Museum and Walnut Grove Plantation.  Perfect for the readers on your list at only $14.95!

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StudySC.org

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The South Carolina State Library is pleased to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website StudySC.org. The new site has an easy-to-navigate menu bar and provides keyword searching of its website pages.

StudySC is a website that provides online content to support South Carolina-specific curriculum standards.  StudySC makes available a student-friendly environment arranged by grade level and by subject area where students can find the information they need fast.

This site is loaded with South Carolina-specific web resources for K-12 homework help, projects, and more. StudySC will also provide teachers with lesson plans and other content to support classroom activities. From artist biographies to Native American tribes and Civil War timelines, get it all at StudySC.

For more information about StudySC, please contact Amanda Stone, Digital Projects Supervisor, at 803-734-4816 or astone@statelibrary.sc.gov.

Roper Mountain Fall Harvest Festivall

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ACM – Monster Mash

CUSCH Meeting

CUSCH members:

Our quarterly meeting will be held at the Greenville library on Wednesday, November 5th, at 9:30 a.m.  It’s time for us to reconvene and catch up with all that we’re doing in the Upcountry of South Carolina.  Mark your calendars and come to network with all of us who share historical and historical tourism interests in our special area.  We’re the ones who make it happen. We look forward to seeing you there.

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