Community Calendar


January 2017
Nat’l Mentoring Month  |  1st - New Year's Day  |  16th - Martin Luther King Jr. Day  |  28th - Lunar New Year

DURING JANUARY
Art & Soul 15% OFF First Time Students
Watercolor, Realism to Abstract, Acrylic & Oil, Wine & Design, Furniture Refurbishing, Craft Classes. See website for full list of January Art Classes: www.artandsoulhhi.com, 843.802.0015. (see ad Pg. 52)

Soba Workshops
SOBA is offering workshops on Palette knife landscapes, waterbase media, watercolor, oil painting, watercolor batik, cold wax & oil painting, and plein air. There’s something for everyone, from novice to the professional. Visit www.sobagallery.com for details and sign up or 843.247.2868.

JAN 3-FEB 8 Register to Run
The Road Runners Club of America hosts Boston Qualifier races on HHI on Feb. 11. A portion of proceeds will benefit several HHI area charities. To register, volunteer or for more info: call Bear Foot Sports 843.757.8520 or visit bearfootsports.com.

JAN 4 Guess Who? Lowcountry Owls!
3 p.m. Nancy Owen, federally licensed Wildlife Educator, creates awareness of our natural world and concern for its creatures. Featuring live owls. RSVP: $7/ person. Call 843.689.6767  ext. 223 or visit www.coastaldiscovery.org. Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Dr., HHI

JAN 11 Stardust Orchestra Big Band Concert
6:30 p.m. Featuring music from the Big Band era, composted of local musicians. Free. First Presbyterian Church, 540 William Hilton Pkwy., HHI. Information: www.fpchhi.org, 843.681.3696

JAN 12 Memory Fest
1-4 pm, at Hilton Head Beach and Tennis Resort, HHI. $35 per person – New Year’s resolution event sponsored by Memory Matters. Tickets: 843-842.6688.

JAN 12 Pink Partini!
5:30-8:30 p.m. Whole Foods at 50 Shelter Cove Lane, HHI. Start your year off right with a great, informative girls' night out. Enjoy a grocery tour with label reading tips,  mini health seminars with Hilton Head Regional Medical Center staff, amazing prizes, great music, drink specials, games and lots of fun. (See ad on pg. 4)

JAN 13, 14 & 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Weekend
HHI MLK, Jr. Celebration Planning Committee weekend events: Community Worship Service, MLK Community Service Day, March, Memorial Program and Community Luncheon. For more info contact Jenifer Gajdalo at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 843.681.3881.

JAN 14 Designing Saturday!
Solve all your designing dilemmas with Designing Saturdays FREE design services! The Gallery. 1203 B. Main Street, HHI, 843.341.5483 (see ad Pg. 16)

JAN 14 Ellis Marsalis Quintet
8 p.m. Celebration of music from the first family of Jazz. Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. 14 Shelter Cove Ln., HHI. www.artshhi.com. 843.842.ARTS (2787). (see ad Pg. 31)

JAN 14
Reilley’s Plaza Chowder Challenge
Noon- 4 p.m. 4th annual event proceeds to benefit The Heather Trew Foundation. To register, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 843.422.5385

JAN 17 & 25  iPhone CLASS
1-3 p.m. Free. Part I and Part II- learn to use your iPhone including the most helpful aps. Register in advance for both sessions. For more info contact Beaufort County Library, Lauren Read: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 843.255.6531.

JAN 24 Exclusive BellaFill Event
5:30 p.m. You’re invited! LUX, A Medical Spa. 350 Fording Island Rd., Ste 101, Bluffton. Call to RSVP 843.7575.3223 (see ad Pg. 5)

JAN 24 Save Big–One Day Only
One Day Only: Walk in to Powerhouse Gym with $10 and leave with a membership! 1430 Fording Island Rd., HHI 843.706.9700 (see ad Pg. 8)

JAN 24 HHI Camera Club
7-9 p.m. Jerome de Perlinghi, photojournalism teacher and photographer, will speak on Photography Festival “Eyes on Main Street,” and his work with youth in Wilson, NC; Free. www./cchhi.net

JAN 25 Social Security and Retirement Income Planning
3:30-4:30 p.m. Learn how to take full advantage of your social security benefits and prepare for retirement. Free. Beaufort Branch Library, 311 Scott St., Beaufort. 843.255.6431.

JAN 26-FEB 5 Lean Ensemble Theater “Tribes”
Young deaf man’s long, complicated journey to find what it means to be understood. $40 evenings, $35 matinee, $15 students/active military. Hilton Head Preparatory Main Street Theatre, 3000 Main St., HHI; show times/tickets: 843.715.6676, www.leanensemble.org

JAN 28 Hilton Head Snow Day
11 a.m.- 4 p.m. $10/ child. Free/adults. Bungee jump, Kids Zone, Zip Line, Snow Field, Face Painting and More! Island Rec Center. www.islandreccenter.org/events, 843.681.7273. (see ad Pg. 38)

JAN 30 An Evening with Laura Osnes
8 p.m. Spend a night with Broadway’s Cinderella in a magical one-night only performance. Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. 14 Shelter Cove Ln., HHI. www.artshhi.com. 843.842.ARTS (2787). (see ad Pg. 31)

Feb 4th 20th Annual Southern Coast Heart Ball
Victorian Carnival Black-tie Affair. Guests will enjoy evening of fine dining, exciting entertainment and one-of-a kind auction. Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa. Tickets: www.southerncoastheartball.org or contact Carla Raines 843.540.6338 (see ad Pg. 67)