Review Category : What 2 Do

What To Do the week of February 11th-17th

Sportfishing & Diving Club meeting features two presentations The Beaufort Sportfishing and Diving Club February meeting will be Thursday February 11 at the Beaufort Yacht and Sailing Club located on Lady’s Island off of Meridian Road. The social begins at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting will begin at 7:00 p.m. Dr. Steve Arnott, head of South Carolina DNR Inshore Fisheries, will present the Lowcountry’s inshore fish population changes over time, specifically concerning Speckled Trout. Well known Captain Danny Rourk of Tailwinds Charters will present how to target local Speckled Trout during the winter months and which rods, tackle, and baits work best. Guests are welcomed and you do not need a reservation. For additional information please contact Captain Frank Gibson at 843-522-2122 or email fgibson@islc.net. Adult Choir to perform in Burton on Feb. 13 The St. Paul Baptist Church Adult Choir presents The Theatrical Performance “Missing. The thief comes to steal, kill ad to destroy.” The performance will take place on Saturday, February 13 at 6:00 p.m. at 22 St.... ...

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What To Do the week of February 4th-10th

YMCA opens spring soccer registration   Registration is now open for Youth Outdoor Spring Soccer at the YMCA of Beaufort County through Feb. 23rd. Kids age 3-12. Costs are $55 per child for Y members and $70 per child for non-members. Register at the YMCA in Port Royal (1801 Richmond Ave.) or online: ymcabeaufortcounty.com. Scholarship assistance is available. Questions? Contact James Penley, Sport Coordinator at 843-522-9622 or email sports.ymcabeaufort@gmail.com. Main Street Beaufort hosts February’s First Friday after Five  Main Street Beaufort, USA, announces First Friday after Five’s February event on Friday, February 5, 2016. Many downtown businesses will remain open until 8 p.m. to accommodate citizens who work until 5 p.m. or later.  Local musicians use the opportunity to play acoustically on Bay Street and surrounding areas. Some stores offer refreshments, others offer artists demonstrations, and some offer special discounts for the evening. First Friday after Five allows locals the opportunity to shop locally, reunite with longtime businesses and be introduced to newer ones. For more info, call  at 843-525-6644... ...

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What To Do the week of January 8th-February 3rd

Local businesses offer free prostate screenings  Lowcountry Public Health Region, Beaufort Memorial Hospital, AccessHealth Lowcountry and Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Med-I-Assist Program are teaming up to provide “free prostate screenings” for men, age 40 & above, residing in Beaufort, Jasper and Hampton counties. We’re giving priority to the uninsured, unemployed, underinsured and the working poor; however, all age appropriate men needing his prostate checked, will get a prostate screening done free. If you have questions or would like to get an appointment, please contact 843-412-2572. St. Peter’s Catholic School hosts open house January 31  Visit the school during open house at St. Peter’s Catholic School on Sunday January 31st from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. See what our children are learning, and share in fellowship with coffee and donuts! Open enrollment begins Monday, February 1st! Call (843) 522-2163 with any questions! Parkinson’s Disease support group to meet Michael Howell, MSPT and owner of Gravity Physical Therapy will speak about the benefits of physical therapy and the LSVT BIG program to... ...

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What To Do the week of January 21st-27th

Annual Meeting of the Beaufort History Museum set Museum members and the public are invited to attend the Annual Meeting of the Beaufort History Museum (BHM) on Tuesday, January 26 at 6:00 p.m. in the museum’s main hall on the second floor of The Arsenal, located at 713 Craven St. At the meeting, milestones of the past year will be celebrated and plans for 2016 will be revealed. Current museum members will also vote on a slate of new Board of Directors candidates, which will have been presented to them in advance via email. Fripp Audubon Club Presents Dr. Al Segars on “The Lowcountry’s ACE Basin—a National Treasure!”  The ACE Basin is hundreds of thousands of acres of protected estuarine waters, marshes, land & islands in coastal Beaufort, Charleston & Colleton counties—for 25 years, a national & international model of habitat conservation. It is real estate that practically defines South Carolina’s Lowcountry! On Thurs., Jan. 28, Fripp Audubon & Naturally Fripp Community Wildlife Habitat host THE premier ACE Basin expert,... ...

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What To Do the week of December 24th-30th

Sea Island Carriage offers holiday rides  Sea Island Carriage Company brings Holiday Carriage Rides to Old Village Port Royal every weekend all December long. Sea Island Carriage Company will be operating Holiday Carriage Rides through the Old Village of Port Royal to see the lights, meet and feed the horses and have lots of holiday fun while supporting the efforts of Friends of Caroline Hospice. A special staging area has been set up behind The Shed along 8th Street Extension where attendees can meet and feed the horses treats and get a photo too. Enjoy a hot chocolate station, holiday treats and more. Blankets will be provided or you can bring your own to stay warm as you ride through the streets of Port Royal and enjoy Christmas music while taking a look at the decorated houses of the Old Village. Rides will run every Friday, Saturday and Sunday and last approximately 30 minutes each. Departure times are 5:45, 6:30, 7:15, 8:00, 8:45 and 9 p.m. nightly and tickets are... ...

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What To Do the week of December 17th-23rd

Sea Island Carriage offers holiday rides  Sea Island Carriage Company brings Holiday Carriage Rides to Old Village Port Royal every weekend all December long. Sea Island Carriage Company will be operating Holiday Carriage Rides through the Old Village of Port Royal to see the lights, meet and feed the horses and have lots of holiday fun while supporting the efforts of Friends of Caroline Hospice. A special staging area has been set up behind The Shed along 8th Street Extension where attendees can meet and feed the horses treats and get a photo too. Enjoy a hot chocolate station, holiday treats and more. Blankets will be provided or you can bring your own to stay warm as you ride through the streets of Port Royal and enjoy Christmas music while taking a look at the decorated houses of the Old Village. Rides will run every Friday, Saturday and Sunday and last approximately 30 minutes each. Departure times are 5:45, 6:30, 7:15, 8:00, 8:45 and 9 p.m. nightly and tickets are... ...

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What To Do the week of December 10th-16th

Beaufort High to host winter dance & concert The Beaufort High School Dance Department presents their Annual Winter Dance Concert on Thursday and Friday, December 10th and 11th at 7:00pm in The Arts Center at Beaufort High School. This year’s concert includes “Clara’s Dream, the Nutcracker with a Twist” along with student and class choreography. The performance will blend classical, contemporary, jazz and hip hop. Tickets are $7.00 general admission with children 5 and under free. For more information, contact the BHS Dance Ensemble at Teresa.baker1@beaufort.k12.sc.us or 843-322-2000. Therapy dog chapter holds certification test   Beaufort Chapter No. 229 of Therapy Dogs International will host a therapy dog test from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12, at BayView Manor, 11 S. Todd Dr. in Beaufort. To take the test, dogs must be more than one year old and must have attended a TDI pre-test clinic. Fee for the test is $10 per dog, and each dog requires a separate entry form. Dogs also must have a completed vet... ...

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What To Do the week of December 3rd-9th

Don’t miss Island Girls Night Out – Wednesday, December 9th The next Island Girls Night Out will be held at Modern Jewelers on Bay St. in downtown Beaufort from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. This year, we ask that all our Island Girls bring an unwrapped gift for a little boy or girl between 3 – 10 years old. New toys or clothes are appropriate but nothing will be turned away. All gifts will be donated to the Neighborhood Outreach Connection here in Beaufort that provides help to families in need through multiple channels. For each gift you bring, you will receive an extra raffle ticket increasing your chances of winning a wonderful holiday raffle prize. Maybe even something truly wonderful from our host, Modern Jewelers? See you soon! Celebrate Arbor Day with free trees Beaufort County Clemson Extension Service celebrates Arbor Day every year by giving away native bare root seedling trees. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help with planting tips.  Selections include swamp chestnut oak, redbud, persimmon, dogwood, Virginia pine. Limit... ...

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What To Do the week of November 25-December 2nd

Celebrate Arbor Day with free trees Beaufort County Clemson Extension Service celebrates Arbor Day every year by giving away native bare root seedling trees. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help with planting tips.  Selections include swamp chestnut oak, redbud, persimmon, dogwood, Virginia pine. Limit of 5 trees per family.  Stop by 102 Beaufort Industrial Village Road in Beaufort, on December 4, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For questions, contact lrose@clemson.edu. Beaufort Solid Waste and Recycling to offer electronics recycling The Beaufort County Public Works Department Solid Waste and Recycling Office continues to offer a free electronics recycling event for County residents. The next event will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Beaufort County Public Works, 140 Shanklin Road, Beaufort on Saturday, December 5. If you have questions concerning this or other recycling events, please call the Solid Waste and Recycling Office for more information at 843-255-2736 or visit their website at www.bcgov.net/recycle. Candice Glover to present Gospel Concert The Thumbs Up Children’s Learning... ...

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What To Do the week of November 19th-24th

BHS debunks bullying in popular play Beaufort High’s Theatre Department presents See Something, Say Something and encore performance of the popular play that talks about ways to combat bullying. November 19th at 6:00 p.m. in the BHS auditorium. For more information call 843-322-2152. This is a great family show for ages 10 and up. Fripp Audubon hosts monthly meeting and speaker, Ben Dyar Don’t miss this month’s speaker at the Fripp Audubon meeting, Ben Dyar presenting “Oyster Shell Recycling and Oyster Habitat Restoration” Thursday, November 19th at Fripp Community Centre. Meet and Greet at 6:00 p.m. Program at 7:00 p.m. Nov. 20 organ concert to feature Clara Gerdes The fall series of organ concerts will conclude at noon on Friday (Nov. 20) with a performance by Clara Gerdes at the Parish Church of St. Helena, 505 Church St. in downtown Beaufort. Gerdes is the Featured Young Organist for the fall series. She will perform on the church’s historic Taylor & Boody organ as the final guest organist in the fall... ...

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