Category Archives: Organizations

World Affairs Council of Charleston September 22, 2021

World Affairs Council of Charleston is pleased to announce an in-person international luncheon program on Wednesday, September 22, 2021. It will feature a program led by Byron Miller, Director of Sales, for the South Carolina Ports Authority. Byron is a … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report for the Week Ending August 22

Ever wonder what sea turtles do when a hurricane approaches them in the open ocean? The short answer is that they do the same thing we do: head for cover! In 2011, 18 loggerhead turtles that had been released with … Continue reading

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Great Day Trips

If you want something different to do with your family and friends, there are several interesting venues that you can visit in a day. Click on the town/venue below for more information. Columbia, SC is about 2-1/2 hours from Charleston … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report for the Week Ending August 15

To date, 39 of our 74 nests have hatched out and inventories have been completed, including both of our “wild nests” – nests 73 and 74. There are still lots of nests out there, so remember to watch your step … Continue reading

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Johns Island Library Reopens August 23

Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) will open the renovated John’s Island Library, located at 3531 Maybank Highway, on Monday, August 23, 2021. The public is invited to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony beginning at 9:30 am at the branch.   The John’s Island Library closed in … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report for the Week Ending August 8

No “new” nests were found this week, but we now have 73 nests due to the discovery of a previously undetected nest. So far, 20 of our 73 nests have hatched out and inventories have been completed. We will soon … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report for the Week Ending July 30

Nesting activity is winding down, but hatchling activity is ramping up! The Seabrook Island Turtle Patrol added 1 new nest this week, bringing the total for the season to 72. There have been nests laid in August during 3 of … Continue reading

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CLS Speaker Series: Martin Walker

August 4, 2021 at 12:30 pm The Charleston Library Society and Buxton Books are virtually hosting best-selling author Martin Walker to celebrate The Coldest Case, the latest release in his hit detective series, Bruno, Chief of Police. Walker will be zooming … Continue reading

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Preservation Society of Charleston Fall Tours & Master Series

The Preservation Society of Charleston Fall Tours & Master Series will take place from October 7 through November 6, 2021. The Fall Tours & Master Series offers guests rich and rare glimpses into Charleston, a city defined by its historic … Continue reading

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2021 Fleming Registration Opens

The 37th annual Alan Fleming Senior Clay Court Tennis Tournament is back! Registration has been set for the 37th annual Alan Fleming Senior Open Clay Court Tennis Tournament for players age 35 and up. The United States Tennis Association (USTA) … Continue reading

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Historic Foundation Charleston in August

Join Historic Foundation Charleston in early August for opportunities to learn more about the history and culture that make Charleston so special. Click on the title of each for information and tickets. First Thursday Gullah Spirituals August 5 @ 5:30 … Continue reading

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Charleston Museum: Vintage Lighting Tour and Candle Making Workshop August 28

August 28, 202110:00 am – noonThe Charleston Museum Join Assistant Curator of History, Neil Nohrden for a brief tour of samples from the Museum’s historic lighting collection, showcasing early fat burning lamps to the Edison light bulb. Following the tour, … Continue reading

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