• Bluffton’s new police chief, Stephenie Price, will be the guest speaker at the April 7 meeting of the Greater Bluffton Republican Club. Social hour begins at 5:30 p.m. with the program at 6 p.m. at Rendezvous 70 Pennington Drive, Bluffton, next to R Bar.

Light snacks will be served. Drinks are available at R Bar.

Masks are required, unless eating or drinking. Social distancing is encouraged, and chairs will be spaced.

For more information, email contact@blufftongop.com.

• Planning is under way for a Lowcountry Chronic Pain Support Group. Meetings will be held twice a month via Zoom to begin with, and then move to in-person later.

The group is intended to provide a safe and confidential place to share with others who understand chronic pain, promote self advocacy and discuss coping strategies.

Those who are interested in learning more and participating in the group may contact Bob Fortier at 843-290-7556 or rdfortier@twc.com. Fortier is a certified support group facilitator by the American Chronic Pain Association, a part of the Stamford University Hospital Pain Management group.

• The Farmers & Makers Market in The Shops at Sea Pines Center will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays.

The start of the 2021 Farmers & Makers Market season marks the return to life outdoors in the Lowcountry. Now in its eighth year, the Market will present more fresh, local produce, more seafood, more breads and cheeses, and more crafts and artisans than ever before.

The market is free and open to the public.

Maye River Quilters Guild will meet via Zoom on April 10 at 10 a.m.

To get a link for the meeting, visit mayeriverquiltguild.com.

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

Palmetto Quilt Guild will hold a member meeting via Zoom from noon to 3 p.m.  April 15. Social hour begins at noon with the program at 1 p.m.

The speaker is Susan Cleveland, an award winning quilter, both nationally and internationally. She will speak about “My Eclectic Quilt Pageant.”

In addition, Cleveland will lead a Zoom workshop on quilt binding April 16.

For more information, register for the workshop and get Zoom links, email palmettoquiltguild@gmail.com.

• The new Savannah/Hilton Head/Bluffton chapter of Silverliners International will hold its first lunch meeting at noon April 21 at Truffles Café, 91 Towne Drive, Bluffton. 

The social and charitable organization of former and current flight attendants represents more than 54 airlines.

For more information, contact Sue Smith at 973-670-5832 or camhill2@hargray.com.

Lowcountry Legal Volunteers is looking for attorney, retired attorney, paralegal and administrative volunteers. LCLV has been providing free legal services to individuals and families living in Beaufort, Jasper and Hampton for over 20 years.

Those interested may attend a Volunteer Information Session via Zoom on May 20 at 10 a.m. 

Call 843-815-1570 or email Icela Bowers at icela@lclv.org to register.

• The Hilton Head Firefighters’ Association and Sea Pines Montessori Academy will host the 13th annual Spring Swing for Charity Golf Tournament May 1 at Bear Creek Golf Club in Hilton Head Plantation, with a shotgun start at 9 a.m.

For more information and to sign up, visit birdease.com/2021SpringSwing or email Bryan Scharver at bryans@hiltonheadislandsc.gov.

Both the Hilton Head Firefighters’ Association and Sea Pines Montessori Academy are nonprofit organizations, and donations are tax deductible.