2019 Susie King Taylor MAMI WATA RISING International Conference

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 - Sunday, Aug 11, 2019

Check out this GHS Affiliate Chapter upcoming event!

On August 9-11, 2019, Susie King Taylor Women’s Institute and Ecology Center, a member of GHS’ Affiliate Chapter program, will be hosting Mami Wata Rising™ International Conference. The conference, titled “Slavery, Geechee Maroon Resistance, and the 33rd United States Colored Troops,” will take place at Midway First Presbyterian Church located at 672 N. Coastal Highway in Midway, Georgia.  Tickets are $75 per person and include full entrance-opening and closing receptions, all sessions, food, and the cultural heritage tour. Discounts: seniors ($15/day), college students (with ID $10/day), 0-18 Free. Tickets can be purchased on the Institute’s website at www.susiekingtaylorinstitute.org or EventBrite.com, keyword “Susie King Taylor Mami Wata Rising.” For more information about the conference, call 404-587-3182.

If you are interested in learning more about the Georgia Historical Society Affiliate Chapter Program, please visit https://georgiahistory.com/education-outreach/affiliate-chapter-program/.