Your Week Ahead on Hilton Head Island

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Your Week Ahead: August 16 - 22

Looking for something fun to do this week? Find everything that is happening around the Lowcountry in our event calendar.

AUGUST 16
Just Fun with Watercolor Minis
9 AM | SoBA Center for Creative Arts | $25

If you never painted in watercolor before this class is for you. It’s taught by Gayle Miller and supplies are included in the cost. To register for the class, call 843-247-2868 or register online at sobagallery.com.

AUGUST 17 - 20
Savannah Gourmet Seafood & Spirits Festival

Experience one of Savannah’s most celebrated summer events. This fourth annual Gourmet Seafood & Spirits Festival will welcome celebrity chefs, renowned restaurants, competitive mixologists, flagship spirits and much more over four days. Last year’s festival welcomed over 1,000 guests to Hutchinson Island and this year’s events will draw even more attendees. Visit gourmetseafoodandspiritsfestival.com.

AUGUST 21
The Great American Eclipse
11 AM | Bluffton Branch Library | Free

See the eclipse in Idaho, Wyoming and Kentucky before it hits South Carolina! Snacks provided. Glasses available while supplies last. One pair per person.

Eclipse & Salsa
2 PM | Bluffton Branch Library | Free

Solar Eclipse viewing party! Join BBL for a craft, snacks, and other solar eclipse activities. There will be a live stream of the solar eclipse and special glasses will be provided for viewing the eclipse in person. For All Ages.

Sonesta Eclipse Party
12 - 4 PM | Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island | Adult $16, Kids (6-12) $8, Children (3-5) $5

Sonesta hotel is hosting a Solar Eclipse Viewing Party on the big dayat its outdoor bar and restaurant, Sandbar at Marker 72. Sonesta will provide the special viewing glasses. The party will feature live music by Souls Harbor and a Lowcountry BBQ. Adults (13 years and older) are $15.95, kids (6-12 years) are $7.95 and children (3-5 years) are $4.95. For more, call (843) 341-1850.

THROUGH OCTOBER 13
“Paint Party” with Amiri
11 AM - 1 PM select Fridays | Coastal Discovery Museum | $45

All ages are welcome to sit for awhile and enjoy the company of other budding artists as a step-by-step adventure is taken into the world of painting! Well-known artist Amiri Geuka Farris will guide you along the way as you create your own masterpiece. The theme will vary each week from sea turtles to gullah life. Visit the website for themes and dates. All supplies are included in the price. Reservations are required and may be made by calling 843-689-6767 ext 223.

THROUGH OCTOBER 16
Bluffton Police Citizen Police Academy
Mondays, 6 - 8:30 PM | Bluffton Police Department | Register Here

The Bluffton Police Department is now accepting applications for the 2017 Citizen’s Police Academy (CPA). This is a unique opportunity for the public to learn what it’s like to be a police officer. The 10-week course will focus on the history of police, traffic enforcement, radar operation, evidence collection, fingerprint recovery, defensive tactics, firearms and more. Apply on the link above or visit the station in person at 101 Progressive St. Please submit applications quickly, as there are limited seats in the class.

THROUGH AUGUST 26
Missy Gentile “Abstract Art”
9 AM - 12 PM, Saturdays | SoBA Center for Creative Arts | $120 Members, $135 Non-Members

Develop your sense of sight to really be able to see color, working with paint and colors to let go of fear and instead find “flow.” The goal is for each student to be thrilled in all of their senses, not just visually, but sensually and intellectually. To register for the class, call 843-247-2868 or register online at www.sobagallery.com.

THROUGH AUGUST 21
In Biblio Novitas Podcast
During Library Hours | Bluffton Branch Library | Free

Listen to the podcast at your convenience anytime beginning August 1st, then come to the Reference Desk to answer trivia about the podcast. Answer correctly to pick up a pair of free eclipse glasses! While supplies last. One pair per person.

AUGUST 24
The Chamber’s Summer Soiree
5:30 - 7 PM | Westin Hilton Head Resort & Spa | $10 Members, $20 Future Members

Get a first-hand look at Hilton Head Island's newest oceanfront event space while casually networking at the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce’s end-of-summer Conversation & Cocktails. RSVP here.

SAVE THE DATE

SEPTEMBER 1 - 4
4th Annual Savannah Bacon Fest
All Day | Rousakis Riverfront Plaza | Free

Get ready, bacon lovers, for select local restaurants to serve up all kinds of mouthwatering bacon creations. Head down to the river for a good time with live entertainment and all kinds of goodies! For more information about the Bacon Fest on River Street, call 912-234-0295 or go to the Savannah Waterfront Association website.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 2
Reggae on the River
2 PM - 9 PM | Bluffton Oyster Factory Park | Free

Celebrate Reggae in the Lowcountry while overlooking the beautiful May River. Reggae On The River will feature local artists and reggae bands plus a DJ, dancers, a domino tournament, and pepper eating contest. Bands will be Jah Movement of Sarasota, Florida, and Dean St. Hilaire of Hilton Head. In addition to reggae there will be family and cultural activities including traditional Caribbean and Latin food, folk and carnival dancers, dance competition, arts crafts as well as plenty fun and games for kids. For more info, visit Reggaeontheriversc.org.

SEPTEMBER 16
10th Annual Hampton Lake Tiger Bass 15K/5K
8 AM | Hampton Lake, Bluffton | $15 - 40

Runners will compete on an expanded track on the miles of beautiful nature trails in Hampton Lake. Events will include a 15K to 12K, 5K race, and a 1 mile Walk/Fun Run. Following the awards ceremony stay for live music, food, prizes and more. Proceeds to benefit Memory Matters and River Ridge Academy. For more, visit tigerbassrace.com or their Facebook page.

SEPTEMBER 17
Pedal Hilton Head Island
Staggered Times | Leaving from Coligny Plaza | Pay or raise at least $75

Pedal Hilton Head Island, the largest bike event in the Lowcountry, returns this year with a completely transformed event that will take riders for the first time all the way around the Island and beyond. From the hard-packed sands of Coligny Beach to bridges, Pinckney Island, the flyover, and the roads and bike paths in between, join us for a spirited ride around Hilton Head Island with 100% of funds going to the Boys & Girls Club of Hilton Head Island. To register, visit PedalHiltonHeadIsland.org.

“A Party for HHI” : 10 Years of HHI Community Church
5 - 7 PM | Shelter Cove Community Park | Free

Hilton Head Island Community Church is celebrating 10 years on HHI with a party at Shelter Cove Community Park! Special musical performances by local artists- As Husband & Wife -and- SondorBlue, free bounce houses and inflatable games for all ages, giveaways and free food from local vendors. Stop by local non-profit exhibits to find out the many ways you can volunteer on the Island. RSVP here.

SEPTEMBER 28
THRIVE Lowcountry Women’s Conference
5 PM | Sonesta Resort Hilton Head | $89 before Sept 1, $99 afterwards

Learn and be inspired by a variety of topics that cover personal and professional growth while engaging with your Lowcountry peers at the first-ever THRIVE Lowcountry Women’s Conference. Presented by SCORE and the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce, the conference will feature a day full of thought-provoking keynote speakers and five break-out sessions. Register at HiltonHeadBlufftonChamber.org.

SEPTEMBER 30
Kiwanis Club 33rd Annual Chili Cook Off
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM | Shelter Cove Community Park | $15 Advance $20 Day-of

Come rain or shine and enjoy all-you-can-eat chili from amateurs and chef’s alike! Live music with Cranford Hollow, and a Kid’s Zone with children’s games and activities including face painting so families can fully enjoy the festivities. Tickets will be available in advance at several Island locations. Proceeds from the event benefit Gregory’s Playground presented by Kiwanis Clubs. For more, visit hiltonheadkiwanis.org.

ONGOING

Sunset Beach Pilates
TUESDAYS 7 - 7:45 PM | Sea Pines Beach Club | $13

Join master instructor Anastasia as she leads you through a Fusion class against the majestic backdrop of the beautiful Sea Pines beach at sunset. Enjoy sounds and scenery of nature at its finest as you work on flexibility and core strength. Reservations required; contact (843) 842-1979.

Stephen Moscowitz presents “Birds and Other Stuff”
DAILY, Varied Times | SoBA Gallery, Bluffton | Free

Society of Bluffton Artists will present the work of Stephen Moscowitz in “Birds and Other Stuff” featuring acrylic paintings of wild life, real life and still life. The exhibit will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sundays. SoBA is the flourishing art hub in Bluffton’s historic District at the corner of Church and Calhoun streets. SoBA offers regular art classes, featured artist shows, exhibitions and more. For more, call 843-757-6586.

“Mamma Mia!”
Times Vary | Arts Center of Coastal Carolina | $50 Adults, $41 Kids

Nominated for five Tony Awards, this is the musical story of a Mother, a Daughter, three possible Dads, and an unforgettable trip down the aisle. The story-telling magic of ABBA’s songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship. Save $10 this Wednesday and Thursday. For exact dates, times, and tickets, call 843-842-ARTS.

“Shear Madness” at Main Street Theatre
TUESDAYS - SATURDAYS 8 PM.  SAT + SUN 2PM | Main Street Theatre | $40 Adults, $20 Students
You can still catch America’s longest running play, a murder-mystery comedy featuring hysterical characters working in a local, not-so-typical hair salon. Professional actors from New York City interact with the audience to determine the direction of the play, creating hysterical results. To purchase tickets, call 866-749-2228 or visit HHISummerMusicals.com.

Harbourfest
DAILY 6 - 9 PM | Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina | Free

This weekly event is has been enjoyed by thousands of visitors for the last twenty-seven years! Including live music featuring Shannon Tanner, entertainment from Cappy the Clown, art & crafts and activities for kids. Tuesday nights during HarbourFest are the traditional fireworks nights featuring a spectacular show that lights up the summer nighttime sky. For more, visit the event page.

Summer Jams
DAILY 5 - 9 PM | Shelter Cove Park | Free

Live entertainment and fireworks make for fun filled, festive Tuesday nights at Shelter Cove Park. Check out the Zip Line, Bungee Jump, and Rock Wall, and kids can enjoy inflatable bounce houses and face painting. Activities for a minimal fee. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the fireworks!  Brought to you by the Island Recreation Association. For more, visit their event page.

Sunset Celebration
FRIDAYS 7 - 10 PM | Shelter Cove | Free

Join us on the banks of Broad Creek for a picnic and a sunset serenade at the pavilion in Shelter Cove Community Park. Bring a beach chair, blanket, and pick up a picnic from one of our local merchants. Sunset Celebration, featuring live local music and laid back family entertainment, is brought to you every Friday each summer by the merchants of Shelter Cove Towne Centre. For the music lineup, click here.

Summer Images presented by “Les Bonnes Artistes”
MONDAYS - SATURDAYS 9 - 4:30 PM , SUNDAYS  11 AM - 3 PM | Coastal Discovery Museum | Free

Enjoy a celebration of images, inspired by the summer.  Local scenes, flights of fancy, and colorful images celebrate the diversions of summer. Created by local women artists. For more, call 843-689-6767.

Nightly Entertainment at Coligny Plaza
NIGHTLY 6:30 PM | Coligny Plaza | Free

Don’t miss the fun at Coligny Plaza! There’s something for everyone all summer long, including Magic with Gary Mauer on Mondays, Trivia Night with Barry Kaufman on Saturdays, and live music and DJs the rest of the week. Featuring over 60 shops and restaurants, historic Coligny Plaza has It.


Live Music at Harbourside Burgers and Brews
NIGHTLY 5:30 - 8 PM | Harbourside, Harbour Town | Complimentary

Find yourself beneath the shade of Harbour Town’s legendary Liberty Oak and listen to the cast of serenaders that rotates nightly. Open seasonally, this friendly open-air café is the perfect place to stop in for a refreshment after you've spent the day sightseeing and shopping in Harbour Town.

Nightly Entertainment Up the Creek Pub and Grill
NIGHTLY 7 PM | Next to Broad Creek Marina | Complimentary

Where casual, family friendly, waterfront dining is yours to enjoy. Nightly entertainment includes Fire Juggling and Live Gators with Joe Maffo. Live music on Fridays and Saturdays. Call 843-681- DOCK (3625) or visit upthecreekpubandgrill.com.

Rockfish Seafood & Steaks Live Entertainment
THURSDAY - SUNDAYS 8 PM | Rockfish Seafood & Steaks | Complimentary

Experience this unique family seafood restaurant and bar nestled near the beach, offering fresh Lowcounty ingredients paired with craft beers and wines. Joseph Lawski the Magician (Thursdays), Vince Ruby (Fridays), Keith Ransom (Saturdays), and Jordan Sturm (Sundays).

Entertainment at The Pearl Kitchen and Bar
THURSDAY - SATURDAYS 7 - 10 PM | The Pearl Kitchen and Bar, Bluffton | Complimentary

Enjoy live entertainment with an exceptional dinner, prepared with the freshest ingredients to excite, entice, and keep you coming back for more. For additional information call 843-757-5511 or visit thepearlbluffton.com.

Tour Historic Zion Cemetery and Baynard Mausoleum
WEDNESDAYS 10 AM | Intersection of U.S. 278 and Mathews Drive | $12 Adult, $7 Child

Join the Heritage Library for a tour of the cemetery where Revolutionary War soldiers are buried. Learn about the oldest existing structure on Hilton Head Island and explore the location where planters antebellum church and muster house used to sit. Registration required, call 843-686-6050 or visit HeritageLib.org.
Marine Science Expeditions
TUESDAYS 10 AM to 12 pm | Departing from Skull Creek Marina | $45 Adult, $30 Child

The 2-hour expedition aboard research vessel SPARTINA with Marine Biologist Amber Kuehn will take place in Skull Creek and either Jarvis Creek or Mackeys Creek. It will allow participants to observe nature up close with a display of live organisms.  A scientific explanation will accompany a trip through this scenic waterway and salt marsh.  From microscopic animals to dolphins, the possibilities are endless. Ask your technical questions and get educated answers. Space is limited and reservations are required. You may call 843-689-6767 ext 223 or make reservations at coastaldiscovery.org.

Lowcountry Critters with Joe Maffo
WEDNESDAYS & FRIDAYS, 10 AM to 2 PM | Coastal Discovery Museum | $10 Adult, $5 Child

This casual “Meet and Greet” will help participants to learn more about the alligators, snakes, turtles and other critters that share Hilton Head Island with us.  Joe Maffo with Critter Management will bring along some of his “friends” to share with everyone.  Participants will have a chance to get an up-close view of the various animals, learn more about them and take lots of photos.  There will be no formal presentation; visitors can stop by various stations to meet the different types of animals on site. No reservations for this program just drop in and see!

Tour Historic Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation
THURSDAYS 10 AM | 65 Skull Creek Dr | $12 Adult, $7 Child

Join the Heritage Library for a tour of the Civil War battery Skull Creek built to protect Port Royal Sound the Seabrook Coaling Station. $12 per adult, $7 per child. Registration required, call 843-686-6050 or visit HeritageLib.org.

Pinckney Island Shuttle Tours
TUESDAYS, 10:30 AM to 12 PM | Pinckney Island parking lot | Free

Friends of the Savannah Coastal Wildlife Refuges is pleased to offer free guided shuttle tours of Pinckney Island NWR. These tours are available for the general public and especially for those with accessibility challenges. This wouldn’t be possible without funding from the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry. We hope you will come out to explore this exciting refuge. Registration is required at coastalrefuges.org/PI/.  For questions, contact kathryn7reed@aol.com.

Historic Tours by Bicycle
WEDNESDAYS, 10 AM | Leaving from 137 Squire Pope Rd | $15 Adult, $10 Child

Take a ride along the waterfront corridor of Squire Pope Road and learn about Hilton Head Island’s unique and rich history of Native Americans, The Civil War, Reconstruction, the Gullah Community and more. Tour lasts about 1 & 1//2 hour, and is safe, casual and fun. Helmets required, bug spray and water suggested. Bring your own bike. $15 Adult, $10 Child, 10 and up only. Book online at HeritageLib.org.

Adult Wine and Paint Night at Art League Academy
THURSDAYS 7 - 9 PM | Art League of Hilton Head Academy | $40

“Paint and Play” is an adult wine and paint night of fun entertainment for all skill levels. Relax, unwind and let the live music inspire your inner creativity as artist Kristin Griffis leads you step by step to create your own finished artwork. Price includes all materials with guided instruction, wine and live music. Call 843-842-5738 for reservations.

Shelter Cove Towne Centre - Movie Nights in the Park
THURSDAYS, 9 PM | Shelter Cove Community Park | Free

Rain or shine, after the sun sets over Broad Creek join us waterside at Shelter Cove Community Park for a summer full of blockbuster hits! Watch all your favorites under the stars on a 20' movie screen. No admission fee! Beach chairs, blankets and take-out food from Shelter Cove Towne Centre merchants recommended. For movie schedule and more information visit sheltercovetownecentre.com.

Tennis Exhibition and Happy Hour
MONDAYS, 5:30 PM | Palmetto Dunes | Free

Tennis staff members & guests gather over cocktails to watch the pros play on Centre Court in Palmetto Dunes. For more, visit palmettodunes.com.

Candace Whittemore Lovely Special Exhibition
MONDAYS - SUNDAYS, 8 AM to 3 PM | The French Bakery, Shelter Cove Towne Centre | Free

Candace Whittemore Lovely, an American Impressionist Painter known for her pleasing and peaceful views of American Life, introduces “IRISES after Vincent Van Gogh” on debris logs from Hurricane Matthew. Candace Whittemore Lovely is most renowned for painting Barbara Bush’s original White House Portrait.  Her entire collection can be viewed at candacelovely.com.

Savannah Culinary Tour
TUESDAYS - SATURDAYS, 1:30 PM | Savannah Historic District | $49 Adult, $45 Military, $39 Child

Experience an exploration of Savannah’s deep association with fine food and drink in a two and a half hour tour that offers tastes of the very best of the Hostess City’s delectable cuisine. Join your certified tour guide on an afternoon journey that is delicious, informative, and fun. Reservations are required. For more, call 912-604-3007 or visit SavannahCulinaryTour.com.

Town of Hilton Head seeks volunteers for Culture and Arts Committee
Ongoing | Click Here to Apply Online | Call 843-341-4604

The mission of this new committee is to work actively and collaboratively with the Town's Culture and Arts Network Director to achieve goals. Applicants should be aware that this will be a highly active working committee that will likely meet more than once a month during business hours. Preferred applicants will have experience in local entertainment, arts, culture, and heritage endeavors, or other professional qualifications helpful to fulfilling the Committee's mission. Apply online or call the above number. Please submit a resume with your application.

Meditation + Yoga
MONDAYS, 9 AM - 10 AM | Hilton Head Library | Free

Group meditation is a great way to get support and develop a mindfulness routine for a brand new, spotty, or long-time practice. Sit in silence for 30 minutes. New to the program is that the meditation is to be followed by a 45-minute yoga session, to draw from heightened awareness to practice mindful movement. For meditation, use a chair or bring a cushion; for yoga, bring your mat. Any and everyone is welcome. For more information, contact Lauren Read at 843-255-6531 or lread@bcgov.net

Sweetgrass Basket Making Classes
Alternating SATURDAYS, 10:30 AM until 12:30 PM | Coastal Discovery Museum | $65

Learn about the history of the Sweetgrass basket, one of the Lowcountry’s best known art forms, from a local Gullah basket maker. Then, try your hand starting a basket of your own using locally found natural materials. Please note, a minimum of 5 participants is required for this class to occur, with a temporary entrance on 278 eastbound between Spanish Wells Road and Gumtree Road reservations are required by calling 843-689-6767 ext 223.

Dolphin Research Excursion by Coastal Discovery Museum
Most WEDNESDAYS, 10 AM to 2 PM | May River | $55

The excursion will study acoustic communications between resident dolphins in the May River. While researchers from Dr. Eric Montie’s Lab at the University of South Carolina Beaufort visually identify and record dolphin vocalizations, marine biologist Captain Amber Kuehn will share what we have learned about these fascinating cetaceans. Ages 10 and older only, please. Reservations are required by calling 843-689-6767 ext. 223 or online at coastaldiscovery.org.

Lowcountry Critters with Joe Maffo at the Museum
WEDNESDAYS & FRIDAYS, 11 AM - 2 PM | Coastal Discovery Museum | $10 Adult, $5 Child

This casual “meet and greet” will help participants learn more about the alligators, snakes, turtles and other critters that share Hilton Head Island with us. Joe Maffo with Critter Management will bring along some of his “friends” to share with everyone. Visitors can stop by various stations to meet the different types of animals on site. No reservations for this program just drop in and see!  

Monday Night Exhibitions
MONDAYS, 5:30 PM through August | Sea Pines Racquet Club | Free

Join in for an exciting tennis demonstration with valuable tips, refreshments, prize drawings, and our traditional fishbowl sale. For additional information, please contact the Sea Pines Racquet Club at 843-363-4495.

Freshwater Fishing
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 10 AM -11:30 AM | Sea Pines Resort | $19 Adult, $14 Child

Enjoy a relaxing morning by the beautiful lakes of the Sea Pines Forest Preserve while fishing. Supplies provided. Reservations required; contact (843) 842-1979.

Golf Croquet & Clinic
WEDNESDAYS, 10 AM | Sea Pines Resort | $11

Enjoy a clinic playing golf croquet on our immaculate lawn adjacent to the Harbour Town Clubhouse, with complimentary equipment available throughout the day. Reservations are required; contact 843-842-1979.

Live Jazz at ELA’s
SUNDAYS during Brunch or Nightly, 7 PM | ELA'S Blu Water Grille | Complimentary

Enjoy the sounds of local jazz stalwarts on our grand piano during Sunday brunch and select evenings. For a complete schedule, call 843.785.3030.

The Jazz Corner
NIGHTLY concerts at 8 PM, doors open at 6 PM | The Village at Wexford C-1 | Prices Vary

The Jazz Corner's intimate, elegant atmosphere is the perfect setting to enjoy an evening of world-class entertainment enhanced by our innovative southern flavors menu and personal, attentive service. For concert schedules and more information, call 843-842-8620 or visit thejazzcorner.com.

First Books of Beaufort in Need of Volunteers
Dates and Times Flexible | Apply Here

First Books of Beaufort holds story hours at Title I schools and distributes over 750 books each month to 4-year-olds to take home. The organization is in need of volunteers to read at three locations on Hilton Head Island. Volunteers can choose a time, date, and school convenient for them once per month. For more information or to volunteer, email firstbooksofbeaufort@gmail.com or visit firstbooksofbeaufort.com.

Tea Time at Rose Hill Mansion
TUESDAYS at 2 PM | Rose Hill Mansion | $40

Experience afternoon tea atthe most beautiful plantation house in the Lowcountry. Selections include custom crafted teas, elegant finger sandwiches, and heavenly desserts. Small groups or large groups welcome. Call Lou Anne Takach today to book your tea time, 843-757-6046.

Golf Clinics for all Ages
Times vary | Country Club of Hilton Head | Call for Pricing

Group and individual golf programs for adults and juniors led by PGA Professional Jeff Picus of Excel and Enjoy Golf Academy. To learn more or to register for any of these programs, contact Jeff Picus at 843-295- 8888 or classapro@pga.com.

CAMPS

Hilton Head Preparatory School Summer Camps!
Session Dates and Times Vary | Pricing Varies

Hilton Head Preparatory School Summer Programs are available to all children and young adults of the community and provide an opportunity for every camper to develop skills and interests in a great variety of areas. Enrollment is limited and will be on a “first-come, first-served" basis. For more, contact  Liz Nash at 843-290-8805, or visit hhprep.org/summer-programs.

Bluffton School of Dance
Sessions Dates and Times Vary | Pricing begins at $55 per month

Save the Day in Adventure Bay, Party like a Princess, Fight like a Jedi, Soar Higher with New Cheers and Stunts and SO MUCH MORE! With 7 weeks of Summer Camps and 2 full months of Summer Classes, there is something special and unique for every Lowcountry dancer ages 2 and up! For more, email blufftonschoolofdance@gmail.com or visit blufftonschoolofdance.com.

Alliance Dance Academy
Sessions Dates and Times Vary | $200

Join us this summer for fun- filled days of crafts, books, movies and of course, dance! A different theme each week. Bring your lunch and a drink and we will supply the snacks. Summer classes also available for Creative Movement, Ballet, Tumbling, Jazz, Tap and Hip Hop. Ages 2 ½ & up. $200 first camp per person, 10% discount each add’l camp per person. Each week is filled with activities based on the theme of the camp. To register or for more information call 843-757-8277 or visit alliancedanceacademy.com.

Station 300 - Kids Bowl Free Summer Program
Hours Vary | Through Sept. 5 | Buckwalter Place Shopping Center | 2 Free Games a Day

Fill your summer days with fun at the state-of-the-art arcade with 40 games and a redemption prize center. Kids bowl 2 free games every day! Finish the day off at the snack bar and Zeppelin’s Bar & Grill featuring plenty of seating indoors and an outdoor patio. Hours vary – call 843-815-2695 ext.3 or register here.

IJGA Summer Camp
Weekly sessions | Through August 7 | International Junior Golf Academy | Call for Pricing

Train like a pro this summer. With a team of world-class professionals dedicated to developing junior golfers, at International Junior Golf Academy you’ll get the right technical, tactical, mental and physical training to accomplish amazing things this summer and beyond. IJGA’s unique program delivers customized golf training/competition by Director Jonathan Yarwood in a close, family environment in Hilton Head, South Carolina. Call 843-264-7448 or visit IJGASummerCamp.com.

Coastal Carolina Camp (Ages 7 and up) at Shelter Cove Marina
TUESDAYS & WEDNESDAYS, 8:30-11:30 AM | Through mid-August | $125 for a 2 day session

Outside Hilton Head is offering a fun, engaging adventure day camp. Daily activities may include kayaking, crabbing, water trampoline, beachcombing, and even squid dissection. Plus, lots of games that provide a great introduction to the Carolina salt marsh ecosystem and loads of fun. For over 30 years, an award winning camp. $125 per child per 2 day session. For more information, call 800-686-6996 or visit outsidehiltonhead.com.

Theatre Camp
9:30 AM -3:30 PM June 19-23 or July 24-28 | Arts Center of Coastal Carolina | $210

Campers ages 9-14 will make a cast of new friends during this fun-filled week! Campers will experience a mini-production and will not only be the cast, but will also be the production crew. Kids will learn how to write scripts, understand and develop characters, create sets, props, and design costumes. Online registration is required. For more information contact Alana Adams at AAdams@artshhi.com or visit artshhi.com/workshops.

Take the Stage! Performing Arts Camp
Session Dates and Times Vary | Arts Center of Coastal Carolina | $110

Join us as we explore music, dance and drama in this one week camp. Students will work with professional artists and will be exposed to a variety of performing art forms in our Black Box Theatre and will create a mini showcase performance on Friday! Online registration is required. For more information contact Alana Adams at AAdams@artshhi.com or visit artshhi.com/workshops.

Mixed- Up Masterpieces Visual Arts Camp
Session Dates and Times Vary | Arts Center of Coastal Carolina | $110

In this one-week camp, students will study folk and fine art from all around the world that will inspire both traditional and unusual 2D and 3D masterpieces. A mini-showcase exhibit/reception will be held on Friday. Online registration is required. For more information contact Alana Adams at AAdams@artshhi.com or visit artshhi.com/workshops.

STEAM Camp
10 AM - 12:15 PM, July 31- Aug. 4 | Arts Center of Coastal Carolina | $115

STEAM Summer Camp is an exciting and hands-on learning opportunity for youth ages 9-14, with a special emphasis on the STEAM curriculum areas (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics). During this fun-filled week campers will learn about concepts such as vibrations, circuits, forces of motion, simple machines, and electromagnetism while creating projects that will have them eager to learn more!  Projects will include a “robot” that draws, tiny dancing sculptures made with homopolar motors, pendulum paintings, kinetic sculptures, and “circuit bugs”. Online registration is required. For more information contact Alana Adams at AAdams@artshhi.com or visit  artshhi.com/workshops.

Guardian Angels Sitting Service

Guardian Angels Sitting Service is a Child Care, Elderly Companion & Pet Sitting Referral Agency, servicing the lowcountry and the surrounding areas. We provide Babysitters and Activity Coordinators to families, hotels, rental properties, churches, small and large company functions, weddings, camps, clubs, plantations and resorts. We can develop, plan and manage an Activities Program, Kid’s Night Out, Day Camps, Holiday Craft events and Week Long Summer Camps for your company. Call us today for more information 877-470-4277 x4.

Art Cafe Kids Night Out
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights | Art Cafe | Call for Pricing

Kids will have so much fun at the Art Cafe! During Kids Night Out your child will paint two pottery projects, play games and eat dinner with other kids.  While the kids are having fun, the adults can enjoy a relaxing night downstairs at Rockfish Seafood and Steaks.  Please call 843-785-5525 for more details and to reserve spot today!