Annual Spring Tour Of Homes reaches back and branches out!

Please join the Parish Church of St. Helena for the 53rd Annual Spring Tour of Homes: Timeless Sea Island Life.  The 2009 Spring Tour will feature four new properties never previously included in the tour, a silent auction displaying photography of many of the properties, a concert by the Hallelujah Singers, and an ecological boat tour.
     The Tour begins on Friday, March 27 with the Candlelight Walking Tour, lasting from 5:30-8:30 p.m. and will include a reception and music.  Join us on Saturday, March 28, for a driving tour of historic plantation homes on St. Helena Island.  The tour will last from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. and will include a Lowcountry lunch and storytelling.   On Saturday evening the Hallelujah Singers, a chorus celebrating Gullah history and culture through music, will be giving a concert at the church.   Finally, on Sunday at 1:00 p.m. an ecological boat tour showcasing the lovely and complex nature surrounding the Lowcountry will be leaving from Fripp Island.
    To order tickets you may pay online at the church’s secure website, using Pay Pal or you may order your tickets over the phone.  Make your checks payable to the Parish Church of St. Helena and mail to Spring Tour, P.O. Box 1043, Beaufort, SC 29901. Reservations are processed in order of receipt and no unpaid reservations are accepted. Tour tickets are non-refundable. For more information, call 524-0363 and leave a message.