Recollections with Amy Roberts

  • February 6, 2020
  • A.W. Jones Heritage Center
  • 610 Beachview Drive, A.W. Jones Heritage Center, St. Simons Island, GA 31522
  • 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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On February 6 at 6 p.m., local historian Amy Roberts will pull from her memory – and her new book – to discuss the African American history of our area. Patrick Holladay, co-author of Gullah Geechee Heritage in the Golden Isles, will join Roberts in an engaging conversation about the important cultural experiences they are working to preserve. Roberts is the Executive Director of the St. Simons African American Heritage Coalition. Holladay is President of the Friends of Harrington School and associate professor at Troy University. This presentation will be followed by a book signing and is free and open to the public.