April 2009

April Calendar


April 24- May 3, 12-5PM
Mall at Shelter Cove
The student art exhibition presents art by students grades three through 12 in an exciting gallery setting. The Promising Picassos program was designed to showcase student talent and encourage continued studies in the arts. Presented by The Island School Council for the Arts (ISCA).
Contact Info: promisingartists.org.

All ski enthusiasts welcome!
Contact Info: Laurie Etchells 785-3366

2nd Annual MLK Film Festival
Thursday, April 2, 7:00 PM
First African Baptist Church 70 Beach City Rd
Four Little Girls *(1997) Documentary by Spike Lee. 102 minutes. Not rated
Simply and powerfully told story of the 1963 Birmingham, AL church bombing that
killed 4 black children and helped galvanize the Southern civil rights movement. *This is one of three featured films. For a complete listing of other movies and where they are being previewed, please contact Jenifer Gajdalo at 681-3881 or email jengajdalo@aol.com.

The Notre Dame Club of HHI’s Twelfth Annual Golf Outing
Monday, April 6, Shotgun tee-off at 1:30 PM
It is open to all Friends of Notre Dame and no handicap score is required. The format is a shotgun tee-off at 1:30 p.m. using a best ball scramble format, thus allowing players of all skill levels to participate and enjoy what will be a delightful day. Individual and team prizes will be awarded. Cocktails and dinner will follow the golf, accompanied by additional prizes. Proceeds from the outing benefit the Notre Dame Club of Hilton Head’s Scholarship Fund for deserving students from here in the Lowcountry.
Contact info: Bob Gregory at 682-3348.

The Verizon Heritage PGA Tournament
April 13-19
Harbourtown, Sea Pines Plantation
Tickets are selling fast for the 41st Annual Verizon Heritage Golf Tournament. This year’s tournament will be held April 13–19, 2009 at Harbour Town Golf Links at The Sea Pines Resort. Daily ticket packages (exclusive to chamber members) and practice round badges are available at all three Chamber locations along with the newly introduced Arnold Palmer passes.
Contact Info: Call 843.671.2448 or www.verizonheritage.com

Easter Extravaganza
April 11, 11am-2pm
Shelter Cove Community Park
$5 per child
Bring the kids for a fun filled afternoon with moon bounces, games, music and an Easter Egg Hunt that begins promptly at 11am!
Contact info: Call 68137273 or www.islandreccenter.org

Easter Sunday Brunch Cruise
Sunday, April 12, 1pm-2:30pm
River Street, Savannah, GA
Spend Easter Sunday with your family and friends on board a riverboat! Join River Street Riverboat Company for their annual Easter Sunday Brunch. This 1 1/2 hour cruise features Savannah’s best breakfast and lunch entrees – a meal to satisfy everyone. There will also be a visit from the Easter Bunny and an Easter egg hunt on board—so grab your family and friends and come take in the sights and sounds of historic Savannah.

Art Market at Honey Horn
April 25 & 26
Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn.
Artwork in several medias; as clay, wood, fibers, metals, glass, jewelry, watercolors, oil, mixed media and photography will be on display and for sale. Artists will be competing for prizes totaling $5,000. Demonstrations through out the weekend will be held in various media. Street Meet, an American Take Out and Tavern, will have food and beverages for sale during the event.
Contact Info: Call 843-689-6767 ext 223. http://www,coastaldiscovery.org

Hilton Head Seafood Festival
April 25, 11am-5pm
Shelter Cove Community Park
Tickets: $5
Featuring Local Restaurants and Live Entertainment, Silent Auction, Bocce Ball Tournament, Crab Races & Kid’s Zone. Please see article on page ___.
Contact Info: www.islandreccenter.org

April 25, 1-3 p.m.
World Tai Chi and Qigong Day
Jarvis Creek Park
Got stress? Get relief! On the last Saturday of April each year, the entire world is invited to move together—to breathe together. Now, you can participate right here on Hilton Head Island. Join the crowd at Jarvis Creek Park for ongoing Qigong practice groups and Tai Chi demonstrations. Pick up literature and information about the health benefits of these ancient practices while making new friends and feeling the wave of healing energy. Admission is free. No experience necessary.
Contact info: Linda Archinaco at 715-0104.

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