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Coming This Week for Nov. 23

ARTS

THEATER

  • South Carolina Repertory Company's "Oh, Coward!": 8 p.m. Nov. 30, Dec. 1-3, 7-10 and 13-17; 2 p.m. Dec. 4, 11 and 18, SCRC Theatre at 136 Beach City Road on Hilton Head Island. $28 seniors, $30 adults, $15 students and military. 843-342-2057, blakewhite1@hotmail.com, www.hiltonheadtheatre.com
  • VISUAL ARTS AND EXHIBITS

  • "Playing With Fire" -- encaustic paintings by Ann Bannister and Virginia MacKenzie: Exhibit runs through Nov. 26, Art League of Hilton Head, Walter Greer Gallery, Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. Gallery talks at 11 a.m. Fridays. 843-681-5060. www.artleaguehhi.org
  • Photography of Robert Ovelman, presented by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute: Exhibit runs through Dec. 2, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, Pineland Station, Suite 304A, Hilton Head Island. Free
  • KIDS AND FAMILIES

  • The Sandbox's Sixth Birthday Bash -- celebration and carnival: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 23, The Sandbox, An Interactive Children's Museum, 18A Pope Avenue, Hilton Head Island. $10; free for children younger than 2. Price includes museum admission, lunch, refreshments, arts and crafts, games and entertainment. 843-842-7645. crinehart@thesandbox.org. www.thesandbox.org
  • Make Your Own Ornament: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 26, The Storybook Shoppe, 41A Calhoun St., Bluffton. 843-757-2600. www.thestorybookshoppe.com
  • THANKSGIVING

  • 13th annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 24, Hudson's On the Dock, 1 Hudson Road, Hilton Head Island. Free. Donations will benefit The Deep Well Project. 843-540-7925
  • Thanksgiving Concert with Gregg Russell: 7:30-9 p.m. Nov. 25, Harbour Town, Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head Island
  • FESTIVALS, CELEBRATIONS AND BENEFITS

  • Dine out to benefit St. Vincent de Paul Society: Twenty percent of the dinner check will be donated to St. Vincent de Paul Society. 6-10 p.m. Nov. 29, British Open Pub, 1 Sheridan Park Drive, Bluffton. Ask hostess for voucher and attach it to check. 248-613-0130
  • TOURNAMENTS AND RACES

  • Second annual Historic Bluffton Turkey Chase: 8:30 a.m. Nov. 24, Bluffton. Packet pick up 5-8 p.m. Nov. 23, Bluffton Business Club, 217 Goethe Road. 843-757-9983
  • LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS

  • Lowcountry Civil War Sesquicentennial Commemoration: Dec. 1-4, various locations, Hilton Head Island. $375 for four-day ticket; $150 for Dec. 1; $150 for Dec. 2; $100 for Dec. 3
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