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Coming This Week for Nov. 13

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ARTS & CRAFTS

  • 13th annual Shortbread Shoppe Arts and Crafts Show: A portion of the proceeds will benefit Operation 100 Percent. 1-4 p.m. Nov. 13, Spanish Wells Golf Club Clubhouse, 1 Brams Point Road, Hilton Head Island. Free. shortbreadshoppe@yahoo.com
  • FILM

  • Entries sought for sixth annual Beaufort International Film Festival: Deadline is Nov. 15. Festival is Feb. 15-19. Categories for competition are features, documentaries, short films, student films, animation and screenplays. www.beaufortfilmfestival.com
  • LITERARY

  • Hilton Head Library Book Club -- "Room," by Emma Donoghue: 6:30 p.m. Nov. 15, Hilton Head library, 11 Beach City Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-255-6520. www.beaufortcountylibrary.org
  • Book signing with Julie Chalpan, author of "Titan's Tales and Other Dog Adoption Love Stories": Benefits Palmetto Animal League. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 19, Booksalicious Book Store, Calhoun Street Promenade, Bluffton. www.titanstales.com
  • FESTIVALS/BENEFITS

  • 10th annual Hilton Head Oyster Festival: Benefits Island Recreation Association's children's scholarship fun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 13, Shelter Cove Community Park, Hilton Head Island. $5; free for children younger than 12. 843-681-7273. www.islandreccenter.org
  • LowCountry Habitat for Humanity's "Jazz on the Lawn," featuring local blues and jazz band Blue Mudd: 4 p.m. Nov. 13, Habersham Marketplace, Beaufort. $20 benefits benefit Women Build 2011. 843-522-3500
  • Hilton Head Hospital Auxiliary annual Holiday Boutique and Bake Sale: Benefits those community members who need help purchasing prescription medications. 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 16-17, Coastal Carolina Hospital, 1000 Medical Center Drive, Hardeeville. 843-689-8246
  • Grand Opening of Port Hilton Head: Benefits LowCountry Red Cross and Hilton Head Humane Society. 5-8 p.m. Nov. 16, Port Hilton Head, 421 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island. $15 in advance; $20 at the door. 843-689-7526. sales@wecelebrateyou.com
  • FUNDRAISING TOURNAMENTS, RACES

  • 12th annual Memory Matters Charity Golf Tournament: 9 a.m. Nov. 14, Moss Creek Golf Club, Bluffton. $175. 843-842-6688. www.memory-matters.org
  • CLUBS/SPECIAL INTERESTS

  • Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees, Lowcountry Chapter luncheon featuring Lorraine Allen from Lorraine Allen Tours: 11:30 a.m. Nov. 14 at Montana's Restaurant, Kitties Landing, Bluffton. Reservations required by Nov. 11. 843-705-1019, 843-705-2931
  • "Searching the Internet and Other Features Using Internet Explorer": 5-7 p.m. Nov. 14 and 16, Bluffton library, 120 Palmetto Way, Bluffton. Free. 843-255-6503
  • Beaufort Democratic Women meeting, featuring Victoria Middleton, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union's South Carolina office: 7 p.m., Nov. 15, Uptown Grill, 1001 Boundary St., Beaufort. An optional meal is available starting at 6 p.m. Call 379-3332 for reservations. 843-522-9948
  • Camera Club of Hilton Head Island: 7:30-9 p.m. Nov. 15, Palmetto Electric, 111 Mathews Drive, Hilton Head. 843-301-5252, www.cchhi.net
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