Annual Meeting 2023

Title: Annual Meeting and Oyster Roast, Sunday, March 12, 2023

Friends of Congaree Swamp will hold its annual business meeting and oyster roast Sunday, March 12, 2023, at Belle Grove off Bluff Road near Columbia. Registration will begin at 2 p.m., followed by nature and cultural history tours on the 800-acre property. Following the 5 p.m. business
meeting, supper will feature roasted oysters along with the usual feast of chili, vegetarian selections, and desserts prepared by Friends members. Beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages will be available.

Directions: From the I-77 intersection, follow Bluff Road east for 5.6 miles. Turn right at the sign for Belle Grove. If you pass the Westinghouse plant, you’ve gone too far. Follow the dirt road at the turn for .2 miles. The annual meeting will be held at the tack room and other facilities on your left.
Parking is ample.

Please register by March 5 by completing THIS FORM.  You may pay under our Membership tab, or by personal check either brought to the meeting or sent to: Friends of Congaree Swamp 2023 Annual Meeting, P.O. Box 7746, Columbia, SC 29202-7746.   Registrations will be accepted at the meeting, but please RSVP to for an accurate headcount.