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Third Act: “Boone Hall”
April 24 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Join us on Monday, April 24, at noon in Grace Hall 221-225 for a covered dish lunch and “Boone Hall” presentation by MPPC member and Boone Hall General Manager Jim Westerhold.
According to their website, “Boone Hall Plantation was founded in 1681 when Englishman Major John Boone came to Charleston and established a lucrative plantation and gracious home on the banks of Wampacheone Creek. The family and descendants of Major Boone were influential in the history of South Carolina, the colonies and the nation. In 1743, the son of Major John Boone planted live oak trees, arranging them in two evenly spaced rows. This spectacular approach to his home symbolizes southern heritage and will take root in your memory for many years to come. It would take two centuries for the massive, moss-draped branches to meet overhead, forming today’s natural corridor…”
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