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  • The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Lowcountry presents its inaugural holiday gala to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Beaufort area. Decembers Southern Living magazine mentions the gala as an event to attend this season.

    Celebrating the spirit of the holidays and children go hand-in-hand, Doug Barry, executive director of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Lowcountry, said.

    The Island Newscovering northern beaufort county www.yourislandnews.com november 18 - 24, 2010

    see&be seenHIGH ROLLERS RETURN, AUCTION BENEFITS HOSPICE pages 12-13

    neWsBeaufort Town Cen-ter signs contract with Olive Garden.see page 4

    PROFILeGiving thanks to the teachers at e.C. Montessori.see page 16

    sCHOOLsBeaufort High school celebrates Veterans Day.see page 11

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    Holiday gala gets magazine write-up

    GALA continued on page 3

    HANDS continued on page 4

    T he Photography Club of Beaufort announces the theme of its year-long photo project, Creatures Great and Small. Many of the clubs 65 members submitted outstanding photos of everything from egrets feeding their young (seen above) to pets to African wild animals. The photos will be on display at the Beaufort County Librarys second floor gallery from Dec. 3-31. The exhibit is free and open to the public Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The opening reception will be held during Beauforts Night on the Town on Dec. 3, from 5-7 p.m.

    beaufort photography club:creatures great and small

    A companion to the publicly acclaimed Hands Across Beaufort exhibit, the hardcover book Hands has recently been published. The books 9x9-inch square format provides a dramatic canvas for all 109 dense, lush, black-and-white images by author and photographer Sandy Dimke.

    Every hand has a story

    See more about the gala, page 12.

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    NewsSEEING TRIPLE

    From left (Rear): Charlotte, (Front) Camden and Caroline Tufts enjoy a day at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park. The happy parents of the triplets are Max and Jeanne-Marie Tufts.

    Send your adorable pictures to islandnews@ gmail.com.

  • What a perfect way to celebrate both as we kick-off the holiday season with a venue to celebrate the best a coastal holiday has to offer.

    A Lowcountry Christmas Beaufort Gala 2010 will capture the essence of the holidays as guests immerse their five senses into celebrating what it means to experience a Lowcountry holiday. The gala will be held December 11 at The Beaufort Inn, 809 Port Republic Street, in the middle of the downtown historic district. Starting at 6 p.m., guests will follow a candle-lit pathway of red lanterns to the inns courtyard and Tabby Gardens as they enjoy hors doeuvres that capture the spirit and the natural resources of the sea.

    The award-winning Southern Graces Catering will present a menu that includes She-crab cappuccino, fried green tomato canaps and Southern shrimp sushi along with its signature holiday beverage, the Sugar Plum Visions cocktail, during the first hour of the gala.

    Guests will proceed to the Holiday Bliss food stations presenting roasted artichoke dip, prime rib crostini, fig and goat cheese flatbread and Riesling shrimp atop roasted corn cakes.

    The gala is designed so guests can celebrate as well as prepare for the holidays. Several silent and live auction items are handpicked with holiday shopping in mind.

    As guest mingle and meander among the auction items and food stations, Buddy Kosic and the Lowcountry Jazz Band will provide the background tempo.

    Later in the evening, a cigar roller and scotch/brandy bar will be available in the courtyard.

    A Lowcountry Christmas Beaufort Gala 2010 will also honor Joseph and Delinda Mix as honorary chairmen. Joe Mix is known as being the founding father of the local Boys & Girls Club movement. He was the principal fundraiser and coalition builder for establishing the first club in Beaufort. Joe has continued fundraising for the clubs for the past 25 years. He opened and operated Island Outfitters on Ladys Island for more than 20 years. He and his wife, Lin have lived in Beaufort since 1976. Joe and Lin have three children and

    nine grandchildren.Tickets are $125 a person, $250

    a couple. The gala will also offer A Lowcountry Christmas Special of $375 which includes two tickets to the gala, a room at The Beaufort Inn, midnight snacks and complimentary breakfast. Rooms are on a first-come, first-serve basis. Attendees can register online at www.bgclowcountry.org.

    For more information, please contact Liz Vallino, director of special events and sponsorships for the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Lowcountry, at 843-575-5430. Sponsorships are still available.

    The gala will benefit the Beaufort area clubs, which include the Beaufort Club, the Beaufort Teen Center and the Sheldon Club. All three clubs are a part of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Lowcountry. The organization also represents the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hilton Head Island, Bluffton and Jasper County.

    The motto for all Boys & Girls Clubs in the nation is Great Futures Start Here. This motto represents the clubs multi-faceted programs, which encourage their club members to excel in academics, athletics, artistic expressions, civic leadership and goal setting.

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