Pedro Menendez, ‘The Last Crusader’


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April 3: “Pedro Menendez, ‘The Last Crusader’” history class at the Heritage Library Foundation, 10:30 a.m. Known as the John Wayne of his time, Menendez was an advisor to King Phillip II of Spain and was the founder of the first lasting European settlement in North America at Santa Elena, where he served as Governor of Spanish La Florida. Pre-registration is required. 2 Corpus Christi, Ste. 100. (843) 686-6560 or www.heritagelib.org.