The Coastal Discovery Museum will start their spring cruises on March 2nd and run them through October 31. A Museum docent will be onboard as you cruise along the waters and salt marshes of Broad Creek. The Lowcountry’s Salt Marsh is home to many interesting creatures such as river otters, eastern oysters, blue crabs […]

Free with Park Passport Plus Meet at the lighthouse for a fascinating look at South Carolina’s only publicly accessible historic lighthouse. How tall is it? How many steps are in it? What was the keepers life like? These and many more questions will be answered as we walk throughout the historic lighthouse station. Afterwards, climb […]

Genia Floyd will lead a walk Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 9 a.m. in the Walterboro Wildlife Sanctuary. This walk will start at the Washington Street Entrance. Floyd, a long-time gardener and member of the Mayfield Garden Club, is flora and fauna enthusiast. Her backyard is a certified wildlife habitat. Genia plans on focusing on […]

Lou Benfante, President of the Heritage Library’s Board of Directors and Chairman of the History Department, will talk about the Golden Age of Piracy in the Lowcountry (1650-1730). Learn about the lives of several pirates who operated in Port Royal Sound and the waters of Hilton Head Island, such as Blackbeard, Stede Bonnet, Mary Read […]

Back by popular demand! Creatures of the Night will be here to teach us about some of the Lowcountry’s nocturnal creatures and the adaptations that enable them to hunt in the dark. Nancy Owen of Gryphon Den Creatures of the Night, Inc. will be here to introduce you to a few of our feathered friends. […]