Brunswick County Historical Society

Meetings & Events

The 3rd meeting of the Brunswick County Historical Society will be held on Monday, August 8, at the Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation Building, 795 Ocean Highway West, Supply, NC. The meeting begins at 7:30 P.M. We always meet the 2nd Monday in February, May, August and November.

The Rev. Sean H. Palmer, Director of the Upperman African American Cultural Center at the University of North Carolina Wilmington will be our program speaker for the August meeting. Mr. Palmer previously served as assistant director of the Mary Lou Williams Center for Black Culture at Duke University where he earned his Master of Divinity degree. As director, he supervises all operations at the UAACC and is responsible for administering programming and services offered by the center. He also serves as a commissioner on the National Park service’s Gullah-Geechee Corridor Commission.

His topic for the evening will be on the Gullah-Geechee culture. Mr. Palmer is helping Wilmington to make an actual connection with the Gullah-Geechee corridor through Black history thinkers and interpreters.

Regular quarterly meetings of BCHS are held the second Monday of February, May, August, and November, 7:30 PM, in the meeting room at:

Brunswick County Electric Membership Corporation

795 Ocean Hwy W

Supply, NC 28462