September 2019 Calendar

Nat'l Hispanic Heritage Month  |  Self Improvement Month  |  8th - Grandparents Day  |  10th - Swap Ideas Day   |  21st - World Gratitude Day  |  23rd - Autumn Equinox


During September

Savannah Food & Winefest Poster Contest Artistic search for the festival’s 2019 signature poster design. Open to any artist/student over age 18; $500 prize and art showcase. More information/requirements: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

SEPT 4 Artist Reception

5-7 pm meet artist Addison Palmer, oil painter, whose Island Treasures exhibit runs Aug.27-Sept 21. Free and open to the public. Art League Gallery, inside Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, HHI, 843.681.5060.

SEPT 4 Palmetto Plant Eaters Club

6:30 pm Speaker Chef Thomas Carrig. Open to the public; Unitarian Univ Congregation of the Lowcountry, 110 Malphrus Road, Bluffton. 843.816-6179 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

SEPT 6 Fast Trackers Toastmasters Speech Contest

6 pm Come hear “light-hearted ladies and gents talking about funny events” at Palmetto Electric Community Room on Mathews Drive, HHI. Event is free and open to the public. Details: Maureen Korzik; 704-650-3389.

SEPT 12 MEMORY MATTERS OPEN HOUSE

10-3 pm at St. Andrew’s Parish Hall 222 Pinckney Colony Rd. Bluffton.. Drop-ins welcome; FREE Mediterranean snacks, lifestyle presentations and professional support. Details/registration: 843.842.6688.

SEPT 12 PINK PARTINI AT PORTER & PIG

5:30-8 pm The Lowcountry's largest ladies' night out! Dancing, prizes, DJ Mike Taylor, celebrate Elizabeth's birthday, $5 menu and more! Porter & Pig, Village at Wexford, Ste J7C, HHI. See ad page 4.

SEPT 13 FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY

3-7 pm at Island Rec Center, right outside their new facility! Contact events.islandrecenter.org for details and see the ad page 46.

SEPT 14 HARVEST MOON FESTIVAL

6 pm to midnight at Coligny Plaza, 1 N. Forest Beach Dr., HHI. Music and shopping by the light of the Harvest Moon. Details: see the ad page 21 or visit colignyplaza.com.

SEPT 14 Mrs2Me Life After Divorce Summit

8 am Harness collective wisdom, experience and energy of inspirational women—there is a better life to be had after divorce. Sonesta Resort, HHI. Limited tickets: 843-929-0399; www.mydivorcesolution.com/mrs2me-summit-event-2019.

SEPT 16 HEARTS OPEN GOLF TOURNEY

Noon: Sea Pines Country Club benefits Hospice Care of the Lowcountry. $200 pp registration fee includes prizes, awards and cookout. Guests: $50. Details and registration: www.hospicecarelc.org/hearts-open.

SEPT 18 Lowcountry Christian Women’s Connection

10:30 am Vendor fair and shopping followed by luncheon at Hampton Hall Clubhouse. Shannon Kaprive, Speaker. $26pp prepaid by Sept. 11. Checks payable to CWC Bluffton: mail to Carol Mock, 607 Argent Way, Bluffton, SC 29909. Details; 843-705-7604.

SEPT 18
DOWNSIZING WORKSHOP
10–11:30 am Helpful advice from experts, easy-to-follow tips: The Bayshore, HHI; 421 Squire Pope Rd.; RSVP- 843.342.2222 by Sept. 16. More details: See ad page 57.

SEPT 18 CoolSculpting EVENT

5:30 pm If you can squeeze it, we can freeze it event at Advanced Women’s Care; event discounts, refreshments, door prizes and more. Bluffton office. RSVP: 843.341.9715. Details: see ad page 25.

SEPT 19 America Revolution Round Table

11:30 am Social & luncheon with guest speaker, Charles Baxley. Tide Pointe, HHI. Guests welcome. Details: Peggy Pickett: 757-561-3035.

SEPT 19 LUX FALL OPEN HOUSE

10-6 pm  Fall Open House at LUX, a Medical Spa; giveaways, refreshments, one-day only pricing, meet the doctors. Bring a friend; 350 Fording Island Rd., #101, Bluffton. More details: see ad page 60.

SEPT 19 Fall Christian Women’s Connection

11:30-1 pm The Beaufort Christian Women’s Connection catered luncheon will feature fashions by Nuances and guest speaker, Shannon Kaprive. $18pp. Location: Sea Island Presbyterian Church; Call Marti Meyers 843-321-0962 for reservations by Sep 13.

SEPT 19 BODY CONTOURING EVENT

4:30-6:30 pm Cutera Trusculpt ID Body Contouring at Bluffton Aesthetics, 3 Plantation Park Dr., Bluffton. Special event pricing. Details: 843.505.0584 and see ad page 13.

SEPT 19 PALMETTO QUILT GUILD MEETING

Noon-3 p.m. Guest lecturer Carolyn Ratola and trunk show. HH Beach & Tennis Resort, 40 Folly Field Rd, HHI. Members/Free; Guests/$5 fee. Details:  www.palmettoquiltguild.org.

SEPT 19 SERENDIPITY MEDICAL SPA EVENT

5:30 pm Meet the skin professionals, learn tips, skin secrets and enjoy savings. RSVP by Sept 12. Details: 23 Main Street, #102, HHI. 843.342.2639; please see ad page 18.

SEPT 20 Operation R&R Fundraiser: DeaZ Guys

7–10 pm Deaz Guys concert benefits Operation R&R non-profit supporting military families (from four local military bases) in reconnecting on HHI. Auction items and  50/50 raffle. Rooftop Bar at Poseidon, HHI. Details: Visit www.orrus.org, 614-314-6074.

SEPT 20 Jesse Terry at MUSIC ON MALPHRUS

7 pm Award-winning singer-songwriter performs at the UU Congregation of the Lowcountry, 110 Malphrus Rd, Bluffton. Tickets: $20/door. Details: www.uulowcountry.org.


SEPT 21 3rd Annual Beaufort Walk for Water
9 am Goal: $50,000/500 walkers. On part of the 3-mile route, some walkers carry a bucket of water symbolizing the burden millions bear every day. Details: 843.769.7395, @BeaufortWalkForWater, or events.watermissions.org/Beaufort19.

SEPT 21 RELAY FOR LIFE of the LOWCOUNTRY

3-9 pm at Oscar Frazier Community Park, Bluffton. Public invited to free event. Food, music, luminaria survivors' walk, silent auction. Details: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

SEPT 23 5th Annual Game Day Fundraiser

11–3 pm Sponsored by GFWC Woman’s League of the Lowcountry. Buffet lunch, games, door prizes, raffles for gift baskets. Benefits Jasper County Boys & Girls Club, Ridgeland. $35 pp/Country Club of Hilton Head/70 Skull Creek Drive.

SEPT 24 ROSE HILL AUTHOR SERIES Luncheon

Noon- Meet historical novelists Rebecca Dwight Bruff and John Warley. Oak Terrace Restaurant at Rose Hill, 4 Clubhouse Dr., Bluffton. $25 proceeds to benefit the Pat Conroy Literary Center. Register by Sept. 20; www.rosehillauthorseries1.btp.me.  

SEPT 24 WAHHI Luncheon

11:00 am Keynote speaker: Founder of the Charleston Shoe Co., Neely Powell. Luncheon costs: $34/members and $39/guests. Hilton Head Marriott Resort and Spa, Palmetto Dunes, HHI. Register: www.wahhi.org or contact Anne; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

SEPT 24 HHI Camera Club Meets

7 pm Meet Ben Ham, world-renowned fine art photographer. Meeting is free and open to the public: Soundwaves, 7 Lagoon Road, HHI. Details: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

SEPT 25-26 JUDE FRANCES TRUNK SHOW

25th: 10–7 pm/ 26th: 10–5 pm Forsythe Jewelers presents the Jude Frances Fall Collection. Gift with Jude Frances purchase. RSVP to 843.671.7070. See ad page 63. Shops at Sea Pines Center, 71 Lighthouse Rd., HHI. www.ForsytheHHI.com.

SEPT 28 Chez Michelle Grand Re-Opening

1–4 pm 10th anniversary celebration with a beautiful new look. Hors d’oeuvres, door prizes, refreshments: 119 Arrow Rd, Suite G, HHI. Details: 843.686.6696; see ad page 48.

SEPT 29 Latin Food Festival

11–6 pm Latinos Unidos and Volunteers in Medicine HHI (VIM) host 10th Annual Latin Food Festival at Shelter Cove Community Park, HHI. Latino music and cuisine. Adults: $4/bring chairs and blankets. Proceeds benefit VIM. Details: 843.689.6612 or vimclinic.org.

SEPT 30 Landlord/Tenant Issues Legal Clinic

5:45-6:45 pm Clinic consists of a 30-40 minute lecture and open Q&A session: FREE. Beaufort Branch Library, 311 Scott St., Beaufort. Details: 843-255-6458.

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