Festivals, benefits and galas in Beaufort County

calendar@islandpacket.comJanuary 7, 2014 

American Legion Post 185 of Hilton Head Island Flapjack Fundraiser: 7:30-10 a.m. Jan. 11, Applebee's, 200A Museum St., Hilton Head Island. $7. 843-342-6322

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Fruit and Ornamental Tree Sale Fundraiser: Supports Clemson Extension Services of Beaufort, Colleton, and Jasper Counties. Deadline for tree orders is Jan. 17. 843-726-3461

Typhoon Haiyan Art Benefit and Auction: 6-11 p.m. Jan. 10, Silver's, Broughton St., Savannah. 626-260-1279

American Legion Post 185 of Hilton Head Island Flapjack Fundraiser: 7:30-10 a.m. Jan. 11, Applebee's, 200A Museum St., Hilton Head Island. $7. 843-342-6322

13th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Breakfast, presented by Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity: 9 a.m. Jan. 11, Marine Corps Air Station Officers Club, Beaufort. $25. 843-694-1785

Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce Ball: 6:30 p.m. Jan. 11, Hilton Head Marriott Resort and Spa, 1 Hotel Circle, Hilton Head Island. 843-785-3673. www.hiltonheadchamber.org

28th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Banquet: 6 p.m. Jan. 18, Campbell Chapel A.M.E. Church, 25 Boundary St., Bluffton. 843-757-3417

VIM HHI Lowcountry Soup Challenge: noon-3 p.m. Jan. 19, Westin Hilton Head Island Resort and Spa, 2 Grasslawn Ave., Hilton Head Island. $20. 843-689-6612. www.vimclinic.org

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Service: 12:30 p.m. Jan. 20, Bluffton Town Hall, Ulmer Auditorium, corner of Bridge and Church streets. 843-757-3417

Hilton Head Snow Day, sponsored by The Island Rec Association and New River Auto Mall: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 25, Shelter Cove Community Park, Hilton Head Island. $10 for ages 2-17. 843-681-7273. www.islandreccenter.org

Chowder Challenge and Silent Auction: Benefits the Heather Trew Foundation. Noon-4 p.m. Jan. 25, Reilley's Plaza, Hilton Head Island. 843-363-2303

Bluffton Rotary's annual Oyster Roast: 5-8 p.m. Jan. 25, Bluffton Oyster Factory, 63 Wharf St., Bluffton. $25 advance tickets; $30 day of event. 843-815-2277. www.blufftonrotary.org

An Evening of Love, presented by the Children's Relief Fund: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 14, Sonesta Resort, Hilton Head Island. $125. 843-681-7668

Southern Women's Show: Feb. 21-23, Savannah International Trade and Convention Center, 1 International Drive, Savannah. $8; $10 at the door; $5 for ages 6-12; free for kids younger than 6. 800-849-0248. www.southernwomensshow.com

"Cooks & Books": Benefits Literacy Volunteers of the Lowcountry. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 23, The Marriott Hilton Head Island. $20 advance; $25 at door. 843-815-6616. www.lowcountryliteracy.org

"Jewels and Jeans," sponsored by the Foundation for Educational Excellence: 6-9 p.m. March 1, Country Club of Hilton Head, 70 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island. $48. 276-206-8737. www.foundationedexcellence.com

The Trustees' Garden Club Gloriosa -- Art in Bloom flower show: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 12-13, Jepson Center for the Arts, 207 West York St., Savannah. $25. www.trusteesgardenclub.com

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