On Nov. 16, 2016, the Coastal Discovery Museum will host Dr. John D. Edman for “No-see-ums,” the Most Irritating Residents of the Lowcountry at 3 p.m. at the Palmetto Electric Cooperative Community Room at 111 Mathews Drive (behind the main offices). No-see-ums, often referred to as sand flies or biting midges, are a unique part of the ecology […]

On Nov. 30, 2016 the Coastal Discovery Museum will present a program on the South Carolina Artificial Reef System at 3 p.m. at the Palmetto Electric Cooperative Community Room at 111 Mathews Drive (behind the main offices). The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources has created one of the most successful and best managed artificial reef […]

“Escaping Slavery in Early South Carolina” is the topic for the History Forum on Dec. 9, 2016 at 3 p.m., when the Coastal Discovery Museum will host Nic Butler at the Palmetto Electric Cooperative Community Room. Tens of thousands of Africans were brought to early South Carolina to work as enslaved laborers, but a small percentage […]

June 20: The Palmetto Quilt Guild will meet from noon to 3 p.m. on Thursday, at Palmetto Electric Mathews Drive, Hilton Head Island. Guest Speaker will be Peg Weschke who is a member of the Palmetto Quilt Guild. She will talk about how she feeds her need to create. Whether you are a traditional, contemporary, […]

The Palmetto Quilt Guild will meet from noon to 3 p.m. on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at Palmetto Electric Cooperative, 111 Mathews Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC. The meeting is open to members and guests, with a $5 guest fee. For more information, visit palmettoquiltguild.org or Facebook.