News & Events

News:

Hospice Care of the Lowcountry Webinar - Advance Care Planning Featuring Valerie Mayer

Click here to watch the Advance Care Preplanning Series webinar featuring Valerie Mayer.

February Virtual and Socially distancing events:

Please wear a mask and social distance.  Stay Safe!

25th Annual Gullah Celebration

Spotlight Event throughout February

A celebration of Gullah art, food, music and people. This year’s events include the Arts Ob We People Art Exhibition and Sale, A Taste of Gullah, Soul Food and Friends Cooking Series, Ol’ Fashioned Gullah Breakfast and Freedom Day. Event dates, times, locations and ticket prices vary. www.gullahcelebration.com

Coligny Souperbowl of Caring

Feb. 6
1-4 PM

A fundraiser to benefit Second Helpings. This year’s event will feature a safe outdoor walking event with soup samples at each participating Coligny restaurant. Cost is $25. 1-4 p.m., Coligny Plaza, 1 North Forest Beach Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-6050 or colignyplaza.com.

Virtual Lecture: "The Other Side of the Coin"

Feb. 6
1 PM

A documentary screening and discussion of “The Other Side of the Coin: Race, Generations & Reconciliation.” Free. 1 p.m. Pre-register to attend in-person or watch live virtually on the Morris Center Facebook page @MorrisHeritageCenter. Morris Center, 10782 S. Jacob Smart Boulevard, Ridgeland. 843-284-9227 or morrisheritagecenter.org

Environmental and Cultural Speaker Series

Feb. 8
5 PM

Captain Chip Michalove will present “There’s (Great White) Sharks in our Waters,” at this month’s Women’s Association of Hilton Head Island’s virtual event. Free for members. 5 p.m. Register for Zoom link. wahhi.org

Art League Seeks Artists

Deadline: March 19, 2021

The Art League of Hilton Head invites artists to enter their 27th National Juried Exhibit, featuring over $5,000 in cash prizes. All works of art selected by jurors will be on display at Art League Gallery. The application deadline is March 19. The fee to enter is $35, then $10 per additional entry (limit three). 843-681-5060 or artleaguehhi.org

Hilton Head Ireland St. Patrick's Day Parade

March 14

The oldest St. Patrick’s Day Parade in South Carolina is back for its 37th year. Free. 3 p.m., Pope Avenue, Hilton Head Island. hiltonheadireland.org.

Ongoing Events:

Virtual Kid’s Story Time

Mondays

Listen to Rebecca read family favorites about the Lowcountry’s natural and cultural history on the Coastal Discovery Museum’s Facebook page. Watch on Facebook Live at @coastaldiscoverymuseum. 843- 689-6767 or www.coastaldiscovery.org.

Memory Matters: "Virtual Compass Classes"

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays

An online program designed for adults experiencing mild to moderate cognitive impairment. Compass provides curriculum-based activities, physical exercise, relaxation techniques, life-long learning, small group discussions and socialization. Free. 10 a.m., 1 p.m. 843-842-6688 or mymemorymatters.org.


Hilton Head Island Farmers Market

Tuesdays
9 AM-1 PM

Support our local farmers and producers and take home fresh produce, pasture-raised chicken, free range rabbit, pork, seafood, salsa, sausage, cookies, bread, she crab soup and more. Entrance and parking are free. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr, Hilton Head Island. 843-473-5231 or www.hhifarmersmarket.com.

Farmers Market of Bluffton

Thursdays
12-3 PM

Meet local farmers, chefs and artisans every Thursday on Calhoun Street. Buy a fresh assortment of strawberries, produce, beets, potatoes and more. Also, hear local, live entertainment and see Chef demonstrations. Noon-3 p.m., Calhoun Street, Bluffton. 843-415-2447 or www.farmersmarketbluffton.org.

Marina Mornings

Tuesdays and Thursdays

Outdoor Yoga. Practice yoga on the pavilion at Shelter Cove, with draft kombucha to follow. All levels welcome. Cost is $20. 9:30 a.m., Pure Salt Studios, 1 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-707-7027 or puresaltstudios.com.

Paint 'n Party Online

6:30-8:30 PM Thursdays

A fun evening of painting online. Any number of people can join, plus no need to pay for a babysitter or an expensive dinner out. Cost is $15 per household. 6:30-8:30 p.m. 843-342-5439 or www.scartstudio.com.

Curbside Crafts To-Go

Children and adults can order a variety of craft activities pre-assembled and ready to enjoy at your home or villa. Book online. Cost is $12-$20. Sea Pines Resort Fitness and Recreation Department, 71 Lighthouse Road, Suite 122, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or www.seapines.com.