June 2018 Community Calendar

Nat'l Adopt a Cat Month  |  8th - Best Friends Day
10th - Iced Tea Day  |  17th - Father's Day
26th - Forgiveness Day

Summer Camps at ACCC  At Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, HHI. Performance Arts, STEAM, Visual Arts and more – camp schedules for kids of all ages through July. Contact Andrea Gannon for full schedule and details: 843.686.3945., ext. 206 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

B.A. Sports and Science SUMMER CAMPS Beaufort Academy School of Leadership camps for ages 2 – 18, for residents and visitors – Soccer, British soccer, football, science camps. Bring your own lunch. Forms, physical forms and rates: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 843.524.3393, 20 Sams Point Road, Beaufort, SC.

WEDNESDAYS and FRIDAYS – Lowcountry Critters
10 am – 2 pm: Meet and greet program with snakes, turtles, alligators, etc., with Joe Maffo of Critter Management. $10 adults/$5 children at Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Dr., HHI. Details: Drop ins welcome: ww.coastaldiscovery.org

THURSDAYS – Sea Turtle Life
1 pm at Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, HHI. Discover how easy it is to protect our coastal sea turtles. Educational materials provided. $10 adults/$5 children ages 4-12. Reservations required: 843.687.6767, ext. 223 or coastaldiscovery.org/calendar.

SATURDAYS – Sweetgrass Basket Making
10:30 – 12:30 June 2, 16 and 30th at Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, HHI. Learn sweetgrass basket history and try your hand at making one of your own. Includes natural materials/class $65 pp. Reservations required. 843.689.6767 ext. 223 or coastaldiscovery.org/calendar.

June 1 & 2 Gullah Geechee Nation Event
Realities of Reconstruction Conference at Mather Museum & Interpretive Center, 921 Ribaut Rd. Bldg. 1, Beaufort, SC. Luncheon, interactive conference sessions, tours. Pre-registration required. Details: www.gullahgeecheenation.com or 843.838.1171.

June 2 Relay for Life
11am – 5 pm. Benefitting the American Cancer Society; come honor those in the fight to beat cancer: Shelter Cove Park, HHI. Survivor’s Luncheon, Entertainment with Target the Band, and silent auction. Free. Details:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 843-263-3216.

June 4 - Aug 17 Island Recreation All Day Camps
Mon-Fridays: 7:30 am – 6:30 pm. Daily arts and crafts, swimming, games and movies, weekly themes and action-packed days every day! Drop-in rates and weekly rates; Details: www.islandreccenter.org

June 4-8 A Garden A Day
9 – 12:30 pm daily; Mon – Fri: Beaufort Garden Club’s 10 Gardens Tour during National Gardening Week. Two gardens per day for five days. Free admission; Rain or shine, No pets, please. 2018 Special Tribute to Wildlife theme: “Bee Friendly – Help Pollinators”. Garden tours schedule: beaufortgardenclub.com.

June 5 SPARTINA 449 Warehouse Sale Tickets Go On Sale
Tickets go on sale online June 5th at noon. $5 charitable contribution for entries; Sunday admission: Free; www.Spartina449.com/WarehouseSale; Details: see ad page 63.

JUNE 6PPEC featuring Shar Weinrauch
6:30 pm. Palmetto Plant Eaters Club’s monthly meeting will feature Breast Cancer Survivor, Shar Weinrauch speaking on Healing Breast Cancer Naturally. Free/public invited. Location: Unitarian Univ Congregation of the Lowcountry, 110 Malphrus Road, Bluffton. Weinrauch details: betterviewofyou.com.

JUNE 7  Art with Amiri Farris
5-7 pm. Paint a contemporary acrylics art work with artist, Amiri Farris, at Coastal Discovery Museum in a relaxed evening setting. Supplies included. Details: $50pp/reservations required/843.689.6767, ext. 223 or visit www.coastaldiscovery.org/calendar.

JUNE 8  The Spirited Hand Grand Opening
10 am - 6 pm. Join Bluffton's newest gift gallery, The Spirited Hand, for their grand opening celebration. Enjoy great specials and more. Ribbon cutting: 10 am. Details: see ad page 24.

JUNE 8  Bluffton Sunset Party
5-9 p.m. Blues & Brews on the Bluff; a rockin’, blues, beer and food festival at the Oyster Factory, Bluffton. Tickets: $5 at the door. Lawn chairs and pets welcome/No outside food or drink. Festival benefits Bluffton Jasper County Volunteers in Medicine. Details: 843.757.8520 or blufftonsunsetparty.com.

JUNE 9  Visual History of African-American Religion
9 am – Meet Dr. Eric Williams, Curator of Religion, Museum of African-American History, Smithsonian Institute; Program: 10 am. Free/open to the public.
St. Andrew by-the Sea UMC, 20 Pope Avenue, HHI. See ad on right for details.

JUNE 10  Rescheduled La Isla Fiesta de MAYO
All day event at Shelter Cove Park, HHI; sponsored by La Isla Magazine— Taco Libre with Live music, Kids Zone, Traditional Latin-American Cuisine, and dance competition. Details: 843.681.2393; www.laislamagazine.com

JUNE 14  The Patriotic PINK PARTINI
5:30-8pm at Southern Barrel Brewing Co.—Throw on your patriotic red, white and blue and celebrate Flag Day at the June Pink Partini! Enjoy great summertime fun including: DJ Mike Taylor, special Southern Barrel beer cocktail, food truck, brewery tours, ping-pong, cornhole and fabulous prizes! 375 Buckwalter Place Blvd., Bluffton, SC. See ad on page 4 for more details.

JUNE 16  Music on Malphrus
7 pm. – Singer/songwriter and one of the best Folksingers of all time—Rod MacDonald in concert. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Lowcountry, 110 Malphrus Road, Bluffton; doors open at 6 pm., general admission/$20. Details: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 843-837-3330.

JUNE 21  Palmetto Quilt Guild
Noon – 3 pm. Guest speaker: Karen Stockwell – renowned quilter with skills in cottons and silks. $5 fee. Location: Hilton Head Beach & Tennis Resort, 40 Folly Field Rd., HHI. Details: palmettoquiltguild.org or Facebook.

JUNE 20 - JULY 29  “SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER”
Multiple performance times/dates featuring songs of the Bee Gees. For tickets, “Hustle” on over to the website of Arts Center of Coastal Carolina artshhi.com or call 843-842.2787, today! See ad page 30 for details.

June 29 - July 16th Annual SPARTINA 449 Warehouse Sale
Tickets go on sale online at www.Spartina449.com/WarehouseSale June 5th at noon. Enjoy discounts up to 80% OFF your favorite merchandise, plus on-of-a-kind samples, prototypes, slightly used items, and more while supplies last. $5 charitable contribution for entries; Sunday admission: Free. Hilton Head Island High School, 70 Wilborn Road, HHI. Details: see ad page 63.

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