The Coastal Discovery Museum will present “Generations” during January and February 2019.  You are cordially invited to discover and enjoy original works created by eight members of the renowned Palmer family of artists at the Coastal Discovery Museum during January and February 2019. The Palmers’ connection to Hilton Head Island began over fifty years ago […]

Today, the descendants of West Africans that were brought to the coastal islands of South Carolina and Georgia in bondage are striving to preserve a way of life. Gullah is more than simply the language and name of a people. It encompasses the essence of struggle, spirituality, perseverance and tradition. The Native Island Gullah People […]

Chamber Restaurant Week Visit us February 4 – 10, 2019 for the 2019 Chamber Restaurant Week! Modeled after successful restaurant weeks in New York and other cities, last year’s 10th annual Chamber Restaurant Week featured 70+ of the area’s top award-winning restaurants. View menus from this year’s participants below. Visit participating restaurants as they offer […]

Edith Wood Presents “In the Eye of the Beholder” Lowcountry Photography Exhibit  The Society of Bluffton Artists Featured Artist exhibit will show from Feb. 4-March 3 with an opening Reception is from 3 to 5 p.m. Feb. 10 at the SoBA Gallery Award-winning photographer Edith Wood has always had a love of the outdoors. She […]

Camellias – History and Romantic Stories of our ‘Winter Rose’ The Coastal Discovery Museum on Hilton Head Island will host a program on camellias on February 5 at 10 am.  You will learn more about the Camellia Garden from Master Gardeners and garden founders, Donna and Fred Manske.  The Manskes will share fascinating legends of […]

The Story of Santa Elena Presented by Rich Thomas Heritage Library Board Member Tuesday, February 5, 2019 10:30am – 12:00pm Class location: 2 Corpus Christi, Hilton Head Island At the crossroads of Colonial America, Santa Elena has witnessed the march of history. Founded in 1566 before Jamestown or Plymouth, this little-known settlement served as the […]