January 31: The Coastal Discovery Museum has announced a cruise for the winter months. The cruise will explore the waterways around the Pinckney Island Forest Preserve on board the Tammy Jane. The 2-hour educational cruise will circumnavigate the Pinckney Island (Skull Creek and Mackay Creek). You will learn about the salt marsh, maritime forest, barrier islands, and the history of Pinckney Island. A naturalist on board will help with identifying any plants or animals that are visible. This adult-oriented cruise is $35 per person and reservations are required by calling 843-689-6767 ext 223 or online at coastaldiscovery.org.