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Coming This Week for Sept. 14

TODAY

Hilton Head for Peace meeting: 7 p.m., Palmetto Electric Building, 111 Mathews Drive, Hilton Head Island; Dr. Julius Scott discusses "The Continuing Significance of Nonviolence in the Struggle for Peace and Justice"; 603-264-6102

Book reading and signing: 4:30-5:30 p.m., Kids College, Bluffton; "Titan's Tales and Other Dog Adoption Love Stories" author Julie Chalpan; a portion of proceeds of books sold at event will benefit Palmetto Animal League; www.titanstales.com

United Daughters of the Confederacy meeting: 2:30 p.m., Beaufort library first floor meeting room, 311 Scott St., Beaufort; 843-255-6456

THURSDAY

Thomas Heyward Jr. Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution wreath-laying ceremony: 10:30 a.m., near the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park Pavilion, Bay Street, Beaufort; commemorates the 300th Anniversary of Beaufort and Constitution Week; Regent Nancy Crowther at 843-521-0134

John James Audubon program: 1 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn, Hilton Head Island; Ron Roth, former director of Reading Public Museum and Nebraska Museum of Art, will speak about artist and natural scientist Audubon; $5 donation; reservations required; 843-689-6767, ext. 223

The Palmetto Quilt Guild: 1 p.m., Christ Lutheran Church, 829 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head; monthly meeting features quilt lecturer Kathie Alyce presenting "Our Passion for Quilting;" $5 visitor fee; 843-540-1952; palmettoquiltguild.org

Sea Island Quilters meeting: 6 p.m., Garden Room of Quality Inn, Boundary Street, Beaufort; Janet Swan quilt maker, will share her quilt trunk show; Helen Goldman, 843-525-6155

Free screening of Jonathan Flora's film, "Lt. Dan Band: For the Common Good": 8 p.m., Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park, Bay Street, Beaufort; www.ltdanbandmovie.com

Munchkin Junction Kids Consignment Fall Sale: 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Shell Hall clubhouse, Bluffton; features new and gently used children's and maternity clothing from more than 50 consignors; unsold items to benefit Family Promise; Lori Guscio, 843-816-6905, www.themunchkinjunctionsale.com, lori@themunchkinjunction.com

Beaufort Book Club to discuss "Little Bee" by Chris Cleave: 5:30 p.m., Beaufort library, 311 Scott St., Beaufort; free; 843-255-6439, abrewer@bcgov.net

Hilton Head Health Free cooking demonstration: 2:30, 4, 5:30 p.m., Farmers Market of Bluffton, old town Bluffton; Hilton Head Health chef shares culinary techniques with produce from market; www.hhhealth.com

FRIDAY

2011 Children's Trust of South Carolina Prevention Conference luncheon: 12:30-2 p.m., Columbia Marriott, 1200 Hampton St., Columbia; Kappa Delta alumnae and collegiate sisters from South Carolina are invited to hear a speech by Kappa Delta alumnus Collins Tuohy, subject of the movie "The Blind Side"; www.scchildren.org; 843-662-6546

Concert by organist Maestro Hector Olivera: 7:30 p.m., St. Peter Catholic Church, 70 Lady's Island Drive, Beaufort; 843-379-5704

Munchkin Junction Kids Consignment Fall Sale: 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Shell Hall clubhouse, Bluffton; features new and gently used children's and maternity clothing from more than 50 consignors; unsold items to benefit Family Promise; Lori Guscio, 843-816-6905, www.themunchkinjunctionsale.com, lori@themunchkinjunction.com

StartupChicks Savannah introductory meeting: 9-10:30 a.m., ThincSavannah, 35 Barnard St., Suite 300, Savannah; open to women who are business owners, entrepreneurs, start-up business founders and early-stage employees, and aspiring entrepreneurs; www.startupchicks.com, lballard@bluewaterpr.com, 912-220-1179

Wacoal "Fit for the Cure" bra fitting event: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Belk, The Mall at Shelter Cove, Hilton Head Island; for every woman who participates, Wacoal and Belk will each donate $2 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure; no purchase necessary; 843-686-8710, ext. 236

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