It’s Trick-or-Treating at over 60 shops & restaurants at Coligny Plaza. Enjoy carnival games, a fire truck, Move and Motion’s “Cirque Halloween,” family costume contest and more. 4-7 p.m., 1 North Forest Beach Dr. (843) 842-6050 or colignyplaza.com.

How DNA Can Supplement Your Family History Research presented by Jan Alpert, past-president, National Genealogical Society, Heritage Library Volunteer! Are you thinking about testing your DNA? 1:30-3:30 p.m. Class fees are $25 Non-members, $20 Foundation members. Class size limited, (843) 686-6560 for registration.

Birding 101 – The Basics of Birdwatching at The Coastal Discovery Museum, at 3 p.m., naturalist Marvin Bouknight will present a fun and fact-filled “crash course” on the basics of birdwatching, how to identify and find our local birds. You’ll also learn about field guides, binoculars, places to visit, and more! This adult audience program… […]

The Hilton Head Choral Society presents “Chanticleer” at Holy Family Catholic Church, 8 p.m. This Grammy Award-winning vocal ensemble is hailed as the “World’s Reigning Male Chorus”. Consisting of 12 singers from the U.S., the group was named 2008 Musical America’s Ensemble of the Year, and Billboard magazine’s Top 10 best-selling classical artists. $35 for… […]

The Coastal Discovery Museum will host “Imagination” in the Hilton Head Regional Temporary Exhibit Gallery. This exceptional collection of abstract artwork is presented by the artists of Art Beyond Tradition. This exhibition of imaginative artwork in a variety of media….paintings, collages, assemblages and sculptures in stone and metal is the artists thinking outside the box… […]

Caring for someone with Early Memory Loss? This group is designed for caregivers of someone 70 yrs. or younger, 9:45-11:45 a.m. Visitors welcome. 117 Wm. Hilton Pkwy. (843) 842-6688 or memory-matters.org.

Basic Bridge Bidding Workshops from 10 a.m. to noon at the Hilton Head Island Bridge Club, Port Royal Plaza, near Sam’s Club $10/session. Kathie Walsh, (843) 689-6239.

Patriots and Planters! Learn about some of Hilton Head’s plantation era and about some Islanders’ involvement in the Revolutionary War on this guided tour of this cemetery that dates back to the late 18th century that dates back to the late 18th century. 2-3 p.m. $12 adult, $7 child (ages 4-12). Zion Chapel of Ease,… […]

The 2nd Annual Hilton Head Island Hall of Fame Concert, presented by The Rotary Club of Hilton Head will include a reception, concert and awards 6 p.m., at The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort and Spa. This evening of memorable Sinatra-era songs from award-winning musicians and vocalists promises to be unforgettable, just like the impressive… […]

Fridays:Social Shag Dance Night hosted by the Hilton Head Island Carolina Shag Club at Riptides, 33 Office Park Dr., Park Plaza, 6-9 p.m. (843) 505-0152 or hhishag.com.

The Dueling Pianos are live at The Electric Piano on Friday nights. Enjoy the sounds and the fun with Sterlin, Dallas & Charlie. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the Pianos start at 9:30 p.m. 33 Office Park Rd. in the Park Plaza Shopping Center. (843) 785-5397 or electricpianohhi.com.

Enjoy “BONK,” the hilarious comedy game show as seen in Las Vegas and the five star Karisma Resorts on the Riviera Maya at the Hilton Head Comedy & Magic Club located at the Top of the Kingfisher private showroom. Showtime is 9 p.m. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. The Kingfisher Seafood, Pasta & Steak House,… […]

Casey’s Sports Bar & Grill and Bacardi present Hilton Head Island’s first karaoke contest with over $2,000 cash and prizes to be awarded. Sign up and practice will be on Tuesdays at Casey’s after 9 p.m. with performances the following Friday. The finale showdown will be held December 6. Space is limited to the first… […]

Crafters and artists are invited to participate in the Fall and Holiday Craft Show at First Presbyterian Church Hilton Head Island. This pre-holiday craft show is a benefit for the youth fellowship. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 540 William Hilton Pkwy. Sheila Garvey, fpccraftshow@gmail.com or (843) 415-5943.

The Coastal Discovery Museum was established in 1985 with a mission to teach the public about the natural history and cultural heritage of the Lowcountry. The Museum makes learning about Hilton Head Island and the surrounding region a fun filled experience for the whole family.

The Coastal Discovery Museum has announced a “Shrimp Trawling Experience” for the fall months, from 12-3 pm. This interactive cruise will take you from Hudson’sdock out into Port Royal Sound where you’ll have a chance to see how a shrimp trawler works – and find out about all the critters that can be found in… […]

3nd Annual Bluffton International & Craft Beer Festival at The Promenade in Historic Bluffton, 2-6 p.m. Over 125 of the world’s best ales, stouts, lagers and pilsners, plus a food court featuring five area restaurants and live music from two bands. Admission to the festival area is free, however a Festival Ticket is required to… […]

Captain Woody’s is hosting it’s first Oyster Roast of the fall season from 4-7 p.m. at 6 Target Rd. A portion of the proceeds will help the Hilton Head Humane Society. Buckets of Oysters, Hot Dogs, Burgers & Homemade Soups plus Live Entertainment! (843) 785-2400 or Captainwoodys.com.

The Electric Piano presents the Sterlin & Shuvette Motown Dance Party. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the music starts at 9:30 p.m. 33 Office Park Rd., in the Park Plaza Shopping Center. (843) 785-5397 or electricpianohhi.com.

Join Captain Woody’s for Sunday Brunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Our wonderful brunch specials include $6 bottomless mimosas and $7 Grey Goose Woody Bloody Mary’s. A few of our favorites…Shrimp & Grits, Steak & Eggs, Crab Cake Benedict, Prime Rib Benedict, French Toast and more. Hilton Head, (843) 785-2400 – 6 Target Rd…. […]

The Heritage Library past president, Barbara Muller, will be making a presentation of her new book: “Legendary Locals Of Hilton Head” at 2 p.m. The book will be available at the Heritage Library along with her signing. In this book you will meet characters from a colorful past as well as some contemporaries, all of… […]

A Celebration of Remembrance for people who have lost loved ones will be held at 4 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 540 William Hilton Pkwy. The service will be an opportunity to make a step towards healing with others who are making a similar journey and is sponsored by the Health Ministries team at the… […]

Stoney-Baynard Ruins Tour in The Sea Pines Resort, 10-11 a.m. Reservations required. (843) 842-1979 or seapines.com.

18th annual Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce State of the Region Luncheon at the Hilton Head Island Marriott Resort & Spa. Governor Nikki Haley will kick things off followed by Town of Hilton Head Island Mayor Drew Laughlin, Bluffton Mayor Lisa Sulka and Beaufort County Council Chairman Paul Sommerville. Registration begins at 11:15 a.m…. […]

The Tennis Center at Palmetto Dunes offers a complimentary exhibition every Monday night at 5:30 p.m. Come watch the pros play while enjoying complimentary cocktails or lemonade, door prizes and great fun. (843) 785-1152 or palmettodunes.com.

The Island Writers’ Network meets at the Heritage Library in the Savannah Bank Building, 7 p.m. 852 Wm. Hilton Pkwy. (843) 682-8250 or iwn-hhi.org.

Chamber Music Charleston (CMC)! Beethoven: His Women & His Music. Beethoven – that masterful, mercurial composer – comes to life in this innovative and highly acclaimed collaboration between CMC and Actors’ Theatre of South Carolina! Broadway, film and TV star Clarence Felder portrays the maestro as musicians perform Beethoven’s Sonata for Cello and Piano in… […]

“Forest Preserve Walks – Indian Shell Ring” in The Sea Pines Resort, 10-11:30 a.m. Reservations required. (843) 842-1979 or seapines.com.

Competitive Bridge Workshops from 10 a.m. to noon at the Hilton Head Island Bridge Club, Port Royal Plaza, near Sam’s Club. $10/session. Kathie Walsh, (843) 689-6239.

Are you 65 or under and been diagnosed with some form of dementia? We can help with support and resources, 1-2 p.m. Visitors welcome. 117 Wm. Hilton Pkwy. (843) 842-6688 or memory-matters.org.

The Tennis Center at Palmetto Dunes offers complimentary Tennis Demo Days, Tuesdays at 2 p.m. (843) 785-1152 or palmettodunes.com.

Beach Walks at Mitchelville Beach, 2 p.m. An opportunity to explore our ever changing marine environment at hidden Mitchelville beach along Port Royal Sound led by a docent from the Museum. Reservations required (843) 689-6767 ext 223 or coastaldiscovery.org.

“Discovery Reptiles” program at the H2O Nature Center in Harbour Town, 3-4 p.m. Join the Master Naturalist and get up close and personal with Lowcountry reptiles. Reservations required. Lighthouse Rd. (843) 686-5323 or h2osports.com.

Tuesdays:Dinner with the Hilton Head Island Singles, 5:30 p.m. at different restaurants on the Island. Priscilla Russo, (843) 815-9059 or hiltonheadislandsingles.com.

Casey’s Sports Bar & Grill and Bacardi present Hilton Head Island’s first karaoke contest with over $2,000 cash and prizes to be awarded. Sign up and practice will be on Tuesdays at Casey’s after 9 p.m. with performances the following Friday. The finale showdown will be held December 6. Space is limited to the first… […]

Caring for someone with dementia? Join Memory Matters powerful group for resources and comfort, 9:45-11:45 a.m. Visitors welcome. 117 Wm. Hilton Pkwy. (843) 842-6688 or memory-matters.org.

The Heritage Library, 852 Wm. Hilton Parkway is offering a full slate of classes for Fall, 2013. All classes are 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., unless otherwise specified. Fees vary, please call the library at (843) 686-6560 to schedule or heritagelib.org.

The Hilton Head Audubon Society is conducting guided walks at the Audubon Newhall Preserve, 55 Palmetto Bay Road at 10 a.m. Experienced naturalists will discuss the history and wildlife found in this 50 acre nature preserve. The walks are free to the public but donations are appreciated. Reservations are not required. Additional information may be… […]

The Coastal Discovery Museum and the Heritage Library are pleased to announce a guided tour of Historic Fort Mitchel at 10 a.m. Visit a well preserved example of a Civil War Era coastal artillery battery. Learn about what life on Hilton Head Island was like for northern soldiers during the Union occupation 1861-1866. Adults: $12… […]

Thursdays:“Farmers Market of Bluffton” Carson Cottages, Calhoun St., Old Town Bluffton, Noon-4 p.m. Farm fresh produce, delicious prepared foods, entertainment, cookbook signing, tips from master gardeners and more. farmersmarketbluffton.org.

ELA’s, 1 Shelter Cove Marina, presents Local artist Harry Santana at 7 p.m. & Reid Richmond will perform on various evenings at 7 p.m. (843) 785-3030 or ELASGRILLE.COM.

“Forbidden Broadway” Nov., 7th-9th at 8 p.m. and on Nov., 10th at 2 p.m. The fall-down funny musical roast of Broadway that picked up 9 Drama Desk Awards, a Special Tony®, an Obie, a Lucille Lortel and Drama League Award, is back with a blast! This New York sensation is returning with an all-new, fresh… […]