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 […]

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 […]

A Noel Coward comedy classic, Blithe Spirit is set at the house of writer, Charles Condomine, and his wife, Ruth. One evening, Charles invites local eccentric medium, Madame Arcati, to hold a séance at his house. He asks his friends Dr. and Mrs. Bradman to join them, intending to gather character inspiration from Madame Arcati […]

In a limited engagement, Sharing the Chores: Works on Paper by Jonathan Green  is an exciting opportunity to experience Green’s vibrant color choices and bold imagery for which he has become famous. Inspired by his experiences growing up in the Carolina lowcountry, the artist’s images reflect the values he learned in childhood from his family and neighbors […]

The Main Street Youth Theatre presents Mulan Jr. Set in ancient China, this story of adventure, courage and bravery is one for all ages. The story begins as Mulan’s big day with the village Matchmaker is wrecked by her nervousness, thereby dishonoring her family, making herself feel terrible. Her Father, Fa Zhou is unexpectedly called […]

154th Battle for Broxton Bridge Reenactment February 1, 1865 – 154 years ago – the northern army was enroute from Savannah, Georgia, to Columbia, South Carolina, and the battles at Broxton Bridge and Rivers Bridge on the Salkehatchie River were the last big defensive effort for the Confederates before the battle at Columbia. Join us […]

  Where Nature Meets Art Exhibit by the Artists of Spring Island The Coastal Discovery Museum is pleased to announce its upcoming temporary exhibition, “Where Nature Meets Art” March 1 – April 30, 2019.  The opening reception is March 2 from 4:30-7:00 pm and is open to the public.  Offered by the Artists of Spring […]