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Christ Church to host oral history program

Historic Christ Church & Museum, 420 Christ Church Road, Weems, will host an oral history program October 20 and 21 with the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program (SPOHP) from the University of Florida.

From 9 to 11 a.m. Friday, SPOHP staff will lead a workshop on how to conduct and collect oral histories. The workshop is free and open to the public. Anyone interested in learning more about oral history is invited to attend, said education director and curator Robert Teagle.

From 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, SPOHP staff and students will conduct interviews with residents who have memories of this area in the first half of the 20th century or other interesting stories they would like to record, said Teagle.

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