Special Events & Exhibits
Soap Making Classes for Children (ages 8 – 12) – Join us for a fun session learning the basics of cold-processed soap making. The cost is $30 per student and all supplies and lunch are included. Two sessions will be held, each from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. here at the Edisto Island Museum. The first class will be held on Wednesday, July 13th and the second will be on Wednesday, July 27th. Each class is limited to 10 students, so sign up early either at the Museum or on the website at “shop”/”events”.
Soap Making Class for Adults – The cost is $40 per person and all supplies are provided (no lunch). 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6th. Each class is limited to 10 students, so sign up early either at the Museum or on the website at “shop”/”events”.
EIHPS Lecture: “Classic Carolina Road Trips, An Illustrated Talk, 7:00 Wednesday, July 20th by Tom Poland, author of 10 books. This lecture is free and open to the public and will focus on the adventures to be found on the back roads of South Carolina. The talk will be given at the historic Old First Baptist Church (circa 1818), 1644 Hwy. 174. Suitable for families.
2016 Edisto & Beyond Tour - Saturday, October 8th (10:00 – 5:00). Featured properties are: Summit Plantation, Brookland Plantation, Bailey House, Grimball House Ruins, the Pink House, Old First Baptist Church, Zion Church, Trinity Church and the Presbyterian Church on Edisto Island. Tickets are $55 per person (members may buy two tickets at $50) and will go on sale to members only on July 12th. If any tickets remain, they will go on sale to the public on August 9th.