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“We are the River” Virtual Visit with the Coharie Tribe

October 24, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Join Coharie community elders and young adults on a virtual guided experience with the Coharie River Initiative!


About this Event

Event participants will gain insights into a scenic and long-forgotten waterways in Sampson County, as well as into the rich history of the Coharie Tribe in this region.

The Great Coharie Creek and its surrounding waterways have deep cultural significance to the Coharie people. This significance has driven the people of the Coharie Tribe to protect and maintain access to this threatened river for recreation, subsistence, and cultural uses. With the goal of sharing their culture with discerning visitors and to explore river-based livelihoods for their youth, Coharie people are now welcoming visitors.

Participation is $6.  Sign up here.


October 24, 2020
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:


People First Tourism
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