Coming This Week for Nov. 6


Indoor cycling fundraiser: 9 a.m., Woodbridge Community Center, Bluffton; hosted by Burn! Indoor Cycle and Core Studio; event benefits Keyserling Cancer Center in Beaufort; first of three 45-minute rides; $20 donation required; 843-816-7812

Hilton Head Branch of the AAUW meeting: 10 a.m., Seabrook House, Hilton Head Island; Fran Marscher, author and former reporter and editor of The Island Packet, will discuss the 1893 hurricane and its impact on Beaufort County; 843-341-6638

Beaufort Aglow Community Lighthouse meeting: 11 a.m., 1320 South Ribaut Road, Second Floor, Port Royal Medical Center, Port Royal; 843-525-0525

Hors d'oeuvres and wine party fundraiser: 6-8 p.m., Palmetto Bay Yacht Club, Hilton Head Island; benefits Polaris Project, which fights human trafficking; suggested donation is $50; 843-681-9155, www.polarisproject.org


Friends of the Bluffton Library annual meeting: 2 p.m., community room, Bluffton Library; guest speaker Louise Miller Cohen will discuss "Life on Hilton Head Island Before the Bridge" and her plans for the Gullah Museum on Hilton Head; 843-255-6490

Nursing scholarships benefit: 1-4 p.m., Jarvis Creek Park, Hilton Head Island; features barbecue and live music; $60 for adults, $10 for children 10 and older; sponsored by the Hilton Head Advisory Board of the Medical University of South Carolina College of Nursing; 843-792-8421


Square dancing demonstration: 6:30 p.m., Hilton Head Island library, 11 Beach City Road, Hilton Head; 843-689-9342, 843-379-8182


Book signing of "South Carolina's Lowcountry ... Naturally" by Marvin Bouknight: 4 p.m., Oldfield's Greeters Store, off S.C. 170, Okatie; Bouknight is the staff naturalist at Oldfield; 843-645-4630

Beaufort Chapter S. C. Genealogical Society meeting: 2 p.m., in the library of First Presbyterian Church, 1201 North St., Beaufort; Dr. David Hiott to speak on the St. Bartholomew Chapters' research laboratory in Walterboro and give a short history of the area in colonial times as well as its association with the former S.C. capital, Jacksonboro; RSVP to Nancy Anderson, 843-525-9192, billandnan@embarqmail.com

Artist reception with Joyce and Don Nagel: 5-7 p.m., Art League of Hilton Head Gallery, Hilton Head Island; artists will present recent oils and pastels in "Portfolio" exhibit; show runs through Dec. 4; painting demonstrations will be held at 11 a.m. Nov. 13 and 2 p.m. Nov. 20; the artists will give a University of South Carolina Beaufort Osher Lifelong Learning Institute presentation from 1-3 p.m. Dec. 1; 843-681-5060, artleaguehhi.org