Living well means getting out and enjoying the many events and activities the Beaufort community has to offer. This month’s calendar is filled with plenty of family-friendly fun for you and your loved ones.
Tuesday, September 5
Nautilus Live Lunch & Learn
Enjoy lunch and a livestream of an underwater expedition of the ocean ﬂoor at the Port Royal Sound Foundation’s Maritime Center. Researchers aboard E/V Nautilus — including Dr. Robert Ballard, discoverer of the Titanic — will visit our classroom via livestream video, 12:30-2 p.m. Details.
Saturday, September 9
Iron Mike Bike Tour
The Parris Island Historical and Museum Society will sponsor a free biking and walking tours of historic Parris Island on from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Take a scenic 15-mile tour of Parris Island’s archaeological sites, colonial plantation site and military historical sites. Or lace up your shoes and enjoy a five-mile self-guided walking tour beginning at the museum. For more information, contact the Parris Island Museum.
Adopt-a-Highway Litter Pickup
Port Royal Sound Foundation and Palmetto Pride invite you to get your community service on with the Adopt-a-Highway program from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Volunteers ages 13 and older can meet at the Maritime Center for coffee, supplies and road assignments. Volunteers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult on all Adopt-A-Highway cleanups. With your help we can prevent toxic debris from getting into our beautiful waterways. Details.
Port Royal Farmers Market and The Starving Artist Market
Start your morning at the Port Royal Farmers Market, open from 9 a.m. to noon in Naval Heritage Park off Ribaut Road. After the market, hop over to Paris Avenue to peruse and purchase works of art by local artists from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
September 22 – 24
Friends of Beaufort Library Fall Book Sale
Friends of the Beaufort Library will hold its Annual Fall Book Sale at the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park on Friday from noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. All proceeds benefit the Beaufort County Library System. On Friday, members of the group can access a private two-hour sale from 10 a.m. until noon.
The sale will reopen Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. with all items half-price. Details.
Friday, September 29
Classic Nashville Roadshow
The USCB Center for the Arts invites you to enjoy an evening of live renditions of country standards made famous by Dolly, Hank, Patsy, Tammy, George, Merle and many others. Enjoy hits such as “Golden Ring,” “Crazy” and “He Stopped Loving Her Today” along with gospel traditions including “Will The Circle Be Unbroken.” Details and Tickets.