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Nov 20 2018

Choraliers Ring In The Holidays

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Sr. Staff Writer The Island Choraliers are all set to ring in the holidays as only they can. They will be appearing for their 18th annual concert on Sunday, Dec. 2 in the Holy Spirit Church sanctuary at 4 p.m. This year’s theme is: A Jazzy Christmas, “so expect …

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Nov 16 2018

AARP TaxAide Seeks Volunteers

Staff Report for The Island Connection AARP TaxAide is looking for compassionate and friendly Volunteer Tax Counselors for the 2019 tax season. This is a free program that makes it easier for older, low and middle-income taxpayers to file their tax returns. Local volunteers from Seabrook Island, Kiawah Island and the Charleston area train as …

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Nov 16 2018

Calling All Hoosiers

By Alan Armstrong for The Island Connection Seabrook Island residents are preparing for the 8th Annual Indiana Day on Dec. 11 to celebrate the 202nd anniversary of the state’s admittance into the Union on Dec. 11, 1816. The gathering has become an annual event, which includes food, drinks, games, prizes, and singing all with a …

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Nov 15 2018

SeaCoast Sports First To Carry Schiller Water Bike

Staff Report for The Island Connection SeaCoast Sports and Outfitters, located in Freshfields Village at the entrance to Kiawah and Seabrook Islands, announces their new partnership with Schiller Bikes. This partnership features the S1-C, the finest water bicycle built in the world. Manufactured in the United States, the S1-C is a premium bike that is …

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Nov 14 2018

Abbie Brubaker

By Jennifer Meshanko for The Island Connection Abbie Brubaker is a college student who hopes to make a difference in the educational system by becoming an elementary school teacher. As a volunteer with Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach’s Yes, I Can! After School Program, she is already making an impact by helping local students …

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Nov 14 2018

Lowcountry Senior Games Return

By Rebecca Steele for The Island Connection Bishop Gadsden was very proud to host this year’s second annual Lowcountry Senior Games, a celebration of being anything but retired. The Lowcountry Senior Games were led this year by Bishop Gadsden’s Wellness Manager, Comfort Richardson. The event opened with a tunnel of BG’s finest welcoming in the …

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Nov 13 2018

Art Reception

Nov 12 2018

Seabrook Island Artist Guild November 2018 Meeting

By Betsy Turner for The Island Connection The Seabrook Island Artist Guild is thrilled to welcome Helen K. Beacham, an internationally known watercolor artist and teacher who now lives in Summerville, to our meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 20 at 1 p.m. at the Seabrook Island Lake House. All are invited to attend and enjoy her …

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Nov 12 2018

Fresh Future Farm Feeds Neighbors

By Diann Clark for The Island Connection  Friends gathered recently in support of Fresh Future Farm, whose shelves were depleted after last month’s double hurricane shut down. Established in late 2014, Fresh Future Farm sows healthy food to harvest community and independence. Located on Success St. in North Charleston, The Farm leverages unused city assets …

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Nov 09 2018

Support Local Artists

By Emily Jenkins for The Island Connection Photos courtesy of KICA Local artists, crafters and creators will exhibit their wares on Kiawah Island this fall at the Lowcountry Art and Artisan Showcase. This semiannual event, which is hosted by the Kiawah Island Community Association (KICA), takes places at The Sandcastle on Friday, Nov. 16 from …

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