Tag: Provided

Aug 24 2018

Isle Of Palms Exchange Club Fundraiser

Photos provided by the IOP Exchange Club The IOP Exchange Club hosted its Chicken and Pig BBQ fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 11 at the Exchange Clubhouse. Meals, lovingly prepared by dedicated Exchange Club volunteers, were available for dine in or take out. Funds raised will be used towards the Exchange Club’s waterfront enhancement project that …

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Sep 27 2017

Lessons In Gratitude

By Sarah Vega for The Island Eye News Photos provided by University School of the Lowcountry High-level, individualized academics are at the core of University School of the Lowcountry’s (USL) educational philosophy, but equally important is the opportunity to build leadership and life skills among its student body. “Visiting places that make up our community, …

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Sep 01 2016

Reaching High In The New School Year

Photos provided by Isle of Palms Recreation Department Children in the Tiny Tots program at Isle of Palms Recreation Department, under the direction of Cathy Adams, celebrate the 2016 Olympics. The long-running morning preschool program for 3- and 4-year-olds is already underway with the start of the 2016-17 school year.

Sep 25 2013

Meals on Wheels Moves Forward

Provided by East Cooper Meals on Wheels Volunteers are truly the heart and soul of East Cooper Meals on Wheels, and on Thursday, September 13, MeadWestvaco Specialty Chemicals chose to honor their efforts by presenting the local nonprofit with a $5,000 contribution. “It’s the strength of the volunteers that really drives this organization,” says Edward …

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Sep 19 2013

Fall Temperatures Call for Craft Beer

Provided by Wild Dunes Resort Wild Dunes Resort invites area visitors and Charlestonians to fine tune their beer palates, sharpen their bocce ball skills and lace-up their dancing shoes to celebrate its inaugural Island Brews and Chews Craft Beer Festival, taking place on Saturday, October 12. From 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., attendees can sip …

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Aug 05 2013

Returning to the Sea

Provided by the SC Aquarium Big news out of the South Carolina Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Rescue Program! An adult female loggerhead rehabilitated and released in 2010 is contributing to the sea turtle population, and three sea turtles are ready to be returned to the Atlantic Ocean. In 2008, an adult female loggerhead sea turtle was …

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Aug 02 2013

Two Juvenile Sea Turtles Back in the Open Ocean

Provided by SC Aquarium Two feisty sea turtles are now swimming the deep blue sea after being successfully rehabilitated in the South Carolina Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Rescue Program. The turtles both spent several months at the Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital receiving care for various injuries. This release brings the total number of sea turtles released by …

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May 13 2013

Healthy Sea Turtle Back in the Open Ocean

Provided by SC Aquarium After almost five months of expert care, a 75-pound juvenile loggerhead sea turtle is once again swimming in the Atlantic Ocean. Buxton was brought to the South Carolina Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Rescue Program in January of this year along with two other loggerheads found on the coast of North Carolina. More …

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Nov 21 2012

Tis the Season

By Mary Ann Spivey The Charleston Music Club will present our annual, free, intergenerational, holiday carol fest on Tuesday, December 4, at 7 p.m. in the Chapel at Franke at Seaside, 1885 Rifle Range Road. Sarah Fitzgerald will direct the program. Middle-school, high-school, and adult instrumentalists are invited to sight-read Christmas carols. Instrumentalists should RSVP …

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Sep 29 2012

Fall into County Parks

Provided by Charleston County Parks and Recreation Something as simple as stringing strands of holiday lights at James Island County Park could earn you free admission to area parks! If you have a little extra time this fall, you can earn an annual pass that grants access to Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) …

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