Congregation Beth Yam Synagogue on Hilton Head Island will host its High Holy Days services in person and live streamed from both its website,, and its Facebook page.

Services will begin Sept. 6. The complete schedule for these services can be found on the Congregation Beth Yam website.

Those who wish to attend in person should contact the CBY office at 843-689-2178.

All visitors and residents of the Lowcountry are invited and welcome.

• The Community Bible Study Hilton Head Day Class will begin Sept. 9 from 10 a.m. to noon.

The group will be studying the books of Joshua, Job, 1st and 2nd Peter, and Colossians.

Meetings will be held at First Baptist Church, 100 South Forest Beach Drive on the island.

CBS will also be offering an evening remote group on Tuesdays from 6:45 p.m. to 8 p.m. 

Those interested in joining either group may visit for more information.

Maye River Quilters will meet via Zoom at 10 a.m. Sept. 11.

To get a link for the meeting, visit

For more meeting dates and times, and for membership forms to join the group, visit the website or call 843-530-1244.

• The Christian Women’s Connection will be held Sept. 15 at the Hampton Hall Clubhouse, beginning at 10 a.m. for a luncheon, pre-holiday season shopping, and a speaker.

The program, “So What’s Normal Anyway?,” will be feature home decorator Debby Morris. She will offer home décor ideas and demonstrate how to look at life in new and unexpected ways.

Her two books, “Celebrate the Season” and “Joyful Journey Through Advent,” will be available, along with samples of her Advent recipes.

The cost of the luncheon is $28 and must be paid by Sept. 8. Mail check to CWC Bluffton, c/o Carol Mock, 607 Argent Way, Bluffton, SC 29909.

For more information, call Julie at 602-750-5465 or email

• The Women’s Association of Hilton Head Island (WAHHI) will kick off its 2021-2022 year Sept 23 at the Coastal Discovery Museum at the Honey Horn Pavilion. 

The luncheon event opens at 10 a.m. for members to sign in and pick up their new WAHHI Member Directory and learn about the more than 40 different WAHHI Interest Groups, which include book and cooking clubs, community service, gardening, outdoor activities groups and more.

The WAHHI Difference Makers group will be collecting books for children through young adult ages, which are needed to restock the Little Libraries on the island.  Donations will also be shared with The Children’s Center Rotary Club Library.

The keynote speaker will be Dr. Debi Lynes, who will share her life’s journey building “resilience” – which is WAHHI’s theme for this year.

For more information regarding membership, contact Linda Jackson at 

Relay for Life, an event of the American Cancer Society, will be held from 4 to 9 p.m. Sept. 25  at Shelter Cove Community Park.

The event will include food, music and entertainment while celebrating survivorship and remembrance.

A silent auction will be available, and the relay will feature teams and individuals.

For more information and to register or donate directly, visit

The event is open to the public. For more information, call Sandy Stern at 843-298-1036 or email