LET’S LEARN ABOUT LOWCOUNTRY OWLS

Have you scheduled your off-season vacation with us yet?  If not, now is the time!  There are so many amazing activities happening on the island. On December 12th at 2pm, the Coastal Discovery Museum will host Nancy Owen for a program featuring live owls.  The program will cover the natural history of owls in general … Continue reading LET’S LEARN ABOUT LOWCOUNTRY OWLS

LEARN TO MAKE YOUR OWN SWEETGRASS WREATH

Here's your chance to make a piece of Lowcountry history to take home with you for Christmas!  The Coastal Discovery Museum, one of the local not-for-profit organizations we proudly support, has announced two sweetgrass wreath making classes to be held on December 8th and December 22nd from 10:30 am until 12:30 pm.  A local 7th generation … Continue reading LEARN TO MAKE YOUR OWN SWEETGRASS WREATH

WE’RE BATTY FOR HALLOWEEN

On Wednesday, October 31 (Halloween Day) at 3:00 pm, take the family and head over to the Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, to learn all about everyone's favorite flying mammals, LOWCOUNTRY BATS!  Bats are one of the Earth’s most maligned creatures, partly because of myths, the media, and lack of knowledge. This program will … Continue reading WE’RE BATTY FOR HALLOWEEN

Sweetgrass Basket Making

Learn how to create one of these gorgeous baskets! These baskets are apart of a rich local culture on Hilton Head Island. Learn how the art behind making these beautiful baskets at the Coastal Discovery Museum from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM.  Be able to not only learn the art but learn about the rich … Continue reading Sweetgrass Basket Making

Beach Discovery

Love our beaches? Become a Hilton Head Island beach expert!   Learn more about Hilton Head Island beaches and become an expert beachcomber. Explore the beaches and discover our every changing environment. The Coastal Discovery Museum hosts this adventure, meeting at Mitchelville Beach on Tuesday's from 2 PM to 3PM. Discover things such as why … Continue reading Beach Discovery

BP Myth Busters: The Only Thing to do in Hilton Head is go to the beach…?

Hmm... as great as the beaches are, we beg to differ that they are the ONLY activity to enjoy here-- there's tons to do on Hilton Head Island! We're busting this myth with 5 examples of other great activities on the island-- other than the sand and sun! Sea Pines Forest Preserve The Sea Pines … Continue reading BP Myth Busters: The Only Thing to do in Hilton Head is go to the beach…?

Low Country Critters

  The Coastal Discovery Museum will host “Lowcountry Critters with Joe Maffo” On December 28 and 29 from  11 am until 2 pm.  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 … Continue reading Low Country Critters