May 2017 Community Calendar
1st - May Day | 5th - Cinco de Mayo | 14th - Mother’s Day | 25th - National Wine Day
National BBQ Month | Date Your Mate Month
SISTER ACT: Through May 21 .A divine musical comedy like NUN other! Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, HHI. Tickets and discounts: 843-842-2787, artshhi.com. See ad page 61.
ART & SOUL Art classes offered in Watercolor, Acrylics, Sketching, Oyster Shell Crafting, Sewing, Furniture Refurbishing and more/ 100% profits help women and children living in poverty on HHI. 1509 Main Street, HHI. Details: see ad page 63.
SIGN UP FOR SUMMER CAMP Youth sports, water sports, all day rec camps, and lots more. Scholarships available. Hilton Head Island Rec Center, HHI. Details: www.islandreccenter.org; see ad page 38.
METABOLIC WEIGHT LOSS WORKSHOPS: Wednesdays, 2pm and 5:15pm. Free 30-minute workshop sessions; your questions answered. RSVP: 843-686-3040 Stephens Compounding Pharmacy. Details: see ad page 45.
MAY 1- JUN 4 THROUGH MY EYES EXHIBIT
Reception: May 7, 3 -5 p.m. – featured artist Kendra Natter, award winning local photographer, member of Camera Club of HHI. Location: 6 Church St., Old Town Bluffton, SoBA Gallery. Details: sobagallery.com, 843-247-2868.
MAY 1-6 LECOOKERY ANNIVERSARY
11 a.m. daily. Le Cookery at Wexford is celebrating its 10 year anniversary with food presentations/demonstrations at noon daily. Set the table with Vietri, Caskata, Beatrice Ball. Cake & champagne toast 4 pm Saturday will climax the weeklong festivities. 1000 Wm. Hilton Pkwy, #B3. Details: 843-785-7171.
MAY 2-31 BIENNALE ART EXHIBITION
MAY 4 MAY THE FOURTH
MAY 10 & 17 ART START
MAY 10 DAY TO CELEBRATE WOMEN
Noon – 6 pm; Benefitting 100 Women Who Care of Hilton Head. Location: Village at Wexford, Wm Hilton Parkway, HHI. Details: villageatwexford.com/events.
MAY 10 HATTITUDE
1-4 pm.; Third annual Beaufort History Museum Tea. Come celebrate the role of women’s hats in Southern culture. Location: Dataw Island Club, Carolina Room, Seating limited. Details/RSVP: tea.beauforthistorymueseum.com
MAY 10 LENSAR LASER SYSTEM SEMINAR
5 – 6 p.m., Join in a seminar on the latest in laser cataract surgery—Dr. Kenneth Farr and Dr. Drew Hunter, hosts. Sungate Medical Group. Details: 843-842-2020; see ad page 24.
MAY 11 PINK PARTINI & LBD CONTEST
5:30 - 8 p.m., Join Pink Magazine for our May Pink Partini and 3rd Annual Little Black Dress Contest. Top contestants will receive great prizes, including a V.I.P. grand prize! Also enjoy drink specials, music, dancing, and a chance to win prizes. Location: Poseidon Rooftop Bar; Shelter Cove Towne Center. Free admission. Details: See ad page 4.
MAY 11 JSLB JUBILEE FUNDRAISER
7 – 10 pm.; Junior League of Beaufort's Annual Spring fundraiser at Dataw Island Golf Club’s Carolina Ballroom, St. Helena Island. Live music, dancing, silent auction, 2017 non-profit grants awards and more. $30 pp. Details: www.jslbeaufort.com. See ad page 52.
MAY 12 BRANCHES FLOWER BAR WORKSHOP
4:30 pm at Branches; Theme: "The Little Black Dress Design"; Celebrating iconic women, design a timeless arrangement inspired by their classic style—fresh and fauz. $65pp. Details: www.branchesdesigns.com
MAY 17 RIDE OF SILENCE
6:30 pm- to raise awareness during National Bike Month, Hilton Head Kickin 'Asphalt Bicycle Club sponsored silent 9-mile procession will honor injured and killed cyclists. Free ride/fellowship time afterwards. Street Meet: 95 Mathews Dr. Details: www.kickinasphalt.info.
MAY 18 COOLSCULPTING LUNCH
Noon. Learn all about Coolsculpting while enjoying lunch. RSVP by May 15th- 843-681-4088, Hilton Head Plastic Surgery and MedSpa, 35 Bill Fries Dr., Bldg. E, HHI. Details: See ad page 21.
MAY 18 PALMETTO QUILT GUILD
1 p.m. May's program speaker; Susan Gatewood. Susan will share her 25 years of adventures in quilting and display her works. Guests welcome. Location: Hilton Head Tennis Club, 40 Folly Field Rd., HHI. Details: 304-543-6529.
MAY 18 & 19 J BANKS TENT SALE
10 am – 6 pm both days. Serious treasures at serious discounts. Location: J Banks Design Store, 35 N. Main St., HHI. Details: 843.682.1745, see ad page 67.
MAY 19 THE GENERAL
6:30 p.m. Buster Keaton’s The General, an action-adventure-comedy silent movie made in 1926, will be shown with Chad Morgan at the organ. Often ranked among the greatest American films ever made – it is based on Great Locomotive Chase; true story from the Civil War. Free. First Presbyterian Church HHI, 540 William Hilton Pkwy. Details: 843-681-3696, www.fpchhi.org
MAY 23 ID THEFT CAN HAPPEN TO YOU SEMINAR
MAY 25 LIVE TO GIVE LUNCHEON
11:30 a.m., Deb Copeland, speaker; RSVP: 843-715-0617. Location:The Golf Club at Indigo Run, HHI. Details: See ad page 59.
MAY 26-28 GREGG RUSSELL CONCERTS
8-9:30p.m. Gregg, a Sea Pines classic, can be found under the famed Liberty Oak, entertaining adults and children alike. His concerts are not to be missed. Complimentary.
MAY 29 SANDBOX AT THE STABLES
10am-2pm. Come on Memorial Day for the annual Sandbox at the Stables event; live music, games, exhibitions, pony rides, concessions and more. $5pp/tickets for concessions and other activities sold separately. Details: thesandbox.org
JUNE 5-9 & 19-22 ST. ANDREW VBS
Hilton Head campus: June 5-9; 9am – noon: “Hero Central”; Bluffton Vacation Bible School; June 19-22, 5:30- 8 pm—“The Wild West”/St. Andrew by-the-Sea, UMC. Details: www.hhiumc.com/vbs, see ad page 46.
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