he Coastal Discovery Museum and the Santa Elena Foundation have joined together to tell the story of America’s first century.   The Coastal Discovery Museum will host this new 1,000 square foot traveling exhibit through December 7.  In the 16th century, Spain claimed the New World, today known as North America, and named it La Florida.  The […]

The 13th annual THE GREAT PUMPKIN PATCH will be open for the 2020 season from October 2nd-31st. We have live pig races every day! Wagon rides & pumpkins! Open October 4th-October 31st. Monday-Thursday 9am to 2pm, Friday-Saturday 9am to dark with the last hayride leaving at 6pm, and Sunday from 12-6. Great fall field trip […]

Inspirational Journey – Small Chapters will be hosted at the Coastal Discovery Museum on Hilton Head Island from October 15th through November 30th. This exhibit features 28 small works by members of the National Association of Women Artists who share in the inspiration of Pat Conroy and their own journey as painters, photographers, and multi-media artists. Each […]

This year, Halloween will be celebrated in a re-imagined way to celebrate with the community. Two fun VIRTUAL contests and a drive-thru trick-o-treating event and a celebration of the joy of reading and building literary skills at a young age! Guess Who?  Virtual Halloween Costume Contest – entries accepted October 16- noon on the 26th. […]

Monday, October 26, 2020 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 NOON MAXIMIZING THE DNA TOOLS AT ANCESTRY Instructor: Jan Alpert Have you taken a DNA test through Ancestry? This class is a review of the Ancestry DNA website including Shared Matches, ThruLines, and Common Ancestors. Learn about updates on Ancestry’s website within the past year including, […]