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Coming This Week for June 19

TUESDAY

Democratic Women of Beaufort: 6 p.m. Gilligan's Restaurant, U.S. Route 21, Beaufort; review/discussion of Ruby Payne's "A Framework for Understanding Poverty," led by Lee Shaffer; updates on volunteer activities and report on adopt-a-highway cleanup project; 843-522-9948

GreenDrinks Beaufort: 5:30-7:30 p.m., The Shed, 811 Paris Ave., Linda Bridges, Town of Port Royal planning administrator, will discuss the Port Royal cypress wetland project; food served by Bricks on Boundary Bomber Trailer; beer and wine available for a donation or bring your own

SATURDAY

Free health screenings: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Apartment 203, Bluffton House apartments, Bluffton; dental care workshop; sponsored by Beaufort Memorial Hospital, Beaufort-Jasper-Hampton Comprehensive Health Services and Neighborhood Outreach Connection

Food for the Body and Soul Program sponsored by the Martin Luther King Jr. Beautification Committee of Penn Center: Noon-3 p.m., the appreciation cookout thanks those who keep the park clean; youth from various churches will perform; Pastor Daniel Russell of New Life Deliverance will speak; Edith Galloway, 843-524-6634

JUNE 28

Habitat for Humanity New Volunteers Night: 6 p.m., LowCountry Habitat for Humanity ReStore, 612 Parris Island Gateway, S.C. 280, Beaufort; 843-522-0055

JUNE 27

Beaufort Snow Ski/Board Club organizational meeting: 7 p.m., Bricks On Boundary, Beaufort; new group open to anyone interested in snow and outdoor activities; Julie McKay, tugboatjulie@gmail.com

JUNE 30

"Coastal Sharks of South Carolina: Life History, Identification and Fishing Techniques": 3 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, Honey Horn, Hilton Head Island; biologist and shark expert Glenn Ulrich will discuss the local shark population; $5; reservations required; 843-689-6767, ext. 223

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