The Laurens County Museum will host two more lectures in the new Revolutionary War Lecture Series about three of South Carolina’s most revered patriots. Historian and Battlefield Preservationist Durant Ashmore will speak about Andrew Pickens on Tuesday, October 11; and Thomas Sumter on Tuesday, October 18. All lectures will be at 7:00 pm at the Laurens County Museum, 116 South Public Square, Laurens, SC. The lectures are free to attend by Laurens County Museum members and those 18 years old and younger. There is a suggested donation of $5 for non-members.
A video of the lecture about Francis Marion from October 4 is viewable on the Laurens County Museum Facebook page.
The museum exhibit hall is free to visit and open to the public Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm. Exhibits highlight life in Laurens County from pre-history to the mid-1900’s. The Laurens County Museum is a non-profit, membership organization. For more information, call (864)681-3678 or visit Laurenscountymuseum.org and the Laurens County Museum Facebook Page.