In 1862, shortly after the Emancipation Proclamation was signed -- while most of the African-American slave population was still trying to adjust to the idea of their new post-war freedom -- the people of Mitchelville were busy creating a completely new, self-governed culture that would be the guidepost for generations to follow. Take a guided journey through historic Mitchelville to learn more about the people and their methods, by bike or on foot.
Date: Saturday, february 4
Time: 11am - 2pm
Venue: Begins at the Historic Cherry Hill School - 209 Dillon Rd., Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Cost: Free Will Offering