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Creche Festival Opens Once Again in Moncks Corner

Posted by Berkeley Chamber of Commerce on November 17, 2014 in Community Events , Member News
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Creche Festival Opens Once Again in Moncks CornerMONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) – It’s a sign of the season in the South Carolina Lowcountry as the annual Crèche Festival at Mepkin Abbey begins.

Each year the monks at the Trappist Abbey near Moncks Corner display dozens of crèches from the abbey’s collection of more than 700 nativity sets.

This is the 12th year of the event, which includes a special exhibit of wise men from the Mepkin collection as well as additional nativity sets from local collectors.

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Creche Festival Opens Once Again in Moncks Corner