The Center for Heirs Property Preservation will hold a free workshop in Beaufort County next week.

The workshop is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 15 at the St. Helena Branch of the Beaufort County Library at 6355 Jonathan Francis Senior Road.

The workshop will answer questions about the rights, responsibilities and risks of owning land as heirs and how those who can't afford legal help can keep the family land. Educational materials will be distributed and light refreshments will be served.

Reservations are requested by calling Jackie Wilson at the center at 843-745-7055 or toll free at 866-657-2676.