Year of the Oyster: Upcoming Events

Please join us for these Year of the Oyster events!


Friday, September 16 — Boat trip to Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge: This is a very special opportunity! A charter boat trip from McClellanville to Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge with Joy Brown, The Nature Conservancy’s Marine Program Manager. We will meet at the McClellanville Town Hall boat ramp at 11:30am. Limited to 20 participants. $40 per person covers the boat charter fee.

Saturday, November 12 — An evening with Rowan Jacobsen: Author Rowan Jacobsen will read from his newly published work “The Essential Oyster.” This special event includes an oyster art show and an oyster-filled dinner prepared by Daufuskie’s own Sallie Ann Robinson. Details to follow.

For more information, please contact Jenny Hersch at 413-717-2167,, or check for updates.

Tour Daufuskie Now Open!

tdlogoIsland newcomer Bradley Hoover has teamed up with local artist Chase Allen in forming Tour Daufuskie, the island’s first comprehensive tour guide service. Offering kayak, bike and cart tours, Tour Daufuskie customers can choose from an adventure that highlights the ecology, and birds of the island or focus on its history and artisans. Tours are one and a half hours to a full day in duration. Both private and group tours are available. Stand up Paddle boarding will also be available.

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March 25th, DI Historical Foundation Annual Meeting, Haig Point Clubhouse Time -TBA

March 31, DI Conservancy Educational Program, North Charleston



April 1, 5:30P  Tuesday Tapas & Trivia Night, Eagle’s Nest, Bloody Point

April 14-20, RBC Heritage Golf Tournament

April 17, 5:30 pm DI Council Meeting,  Mary Field School

April 22, DI Conservancy Earth Day Celebration 5:30P, Haig Point Clubhouse
April 23, 6:00P Dinner & A Movie Night, Bloody Point
April 24-27 Daufuskie Island Adult Championship, Haig Point

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From the Daufuskie Island Conservancy:

Reminder from The Daufuskie Island Conservancy. Another island clean up project is scheduled for Saturday, February 15th from 10AM – 4:00PM. and Sunday, February 16th from 1PM. to 4PM. Volunteers are needed and are asked to meet at the Mary Fields School where lunch will be provided and gloves and bags supplied. Dress for work in the woods. For more information contact: Paul Vogel at 843-384-8297.

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