Naturalist Ballantine to lead kayak tour

Naturalist Todd Ballantine, author of "Tideland Treasure," will lead a guided sea kayak nature tour from 9:30 a.m. to noon April 30. The tour will paddle the waters of the May River and depart from Palmetto Bluff's Wilson Landing. Following a brief paddling clinic by a certified kayak guide, Ballantine will lead the tour through several creeks and inlets. Following the tour, Ballantine will sign copies of his book. Participants are also invited to stay for a brown bag lunch and discussion with Ballantine.

Cost is a $45 donation to Friends of the Rivers. Reservations are required; space is limited.

Details: 843-686-6996, www.outsidehiltonhead.com