Start the Christmas season out with a wonderful celebration. Bring an unwrapped new toy to TGIFF to support the Marine's Toys for Tots Drive! Hosts are Dan and Trish McGee. Thank Goodness it's First Friday (an informal social gathering for all Daniel Island residents) will be Friday Dec. 6 at Daniel's Landing Clubhouse, 6:30- 9 pm. Bring your favorite beverage, a hors d'oeuvre to share, and this month a toy for Toys for Tots. Great food, great fun. Walter and Barbara Jenner 216-2573.
Annual Daniel Island Holiday
Judging will take place the evening of Monday, Dec. 9 between the hours of 6 - 9 pm. Make sure your lights are turned on during these hours for the judges to see. One winner per neighborhood will be chosen in the following categories: Best Overall Yard (Decorations and Lights), Best Front Door Decoration, and Best Children's Theme.
Mayor Riley to speak at DINA meeting
City of Charleston Mayor Joe Riley will be the featured speaker at the next Daniel Island Neighborhood Association (DINA) Meeting, Tues., Dec. 10., 6 - 7 pm at the Church of the Holy Cross on Daniel Island. Refreshments served at 5:30 pm. Nominations will be accepted at this meeting for all DINA board and committee leadership positions. www.dineighborhoodassociation.org.
Yoga to benefit Ronald McDonald House of Charleston
Dec. 11, 6-7 pm at the Talison Row Yoga Studio, 480 Seven Farms Drive, DI. Diane Zalka, RYT500 @ firstname.lastname@example.org, 843-906-8184.
The Daniel Island Garden Club Holiday brunch will be held at Laura Albert’s on Dec 12, 9:30-11 am. Spouses are welcome. Your check ($14 per person to the DI Garden Club) is your reservation and must be delivered to Kathy Bannister by Dec. 9. Call Kathy (278-0633) with any questions.
DANIEL ISLAND CATHOLICS GOOD
There will be a Mass on Dec. 29 at Bishop England Performing Arts Center at
9:30 a.m. All are invited. To join the club, Theresejacobs_1@msn.com.
WOMEN OF FAITH
Daniel Island ladies of all denominations gather Wednesday mornings at 9 am for an hour of prayer and sharing. Call Joan Vitalo, 884-1484, or Kay Uhler, 971-1445, for details.
WIN (Women’s Island Network)
Come join professional women to network. Held the last Wednesday of the each month at DI Club, 11:45-12 networking and 12-1 introductions and speaker. Contact Melody Bundschuh at 971-1111 or email email@example.com.
Do you want to become more confident speaking in front of a group? Join Toastmasters on the first and third Friday of the month, noon to 1 pm, at Summit Place on Daniel Island. At Toastmasters you learn by doing, by participating and speaking each time you attend. For more information email Claire@eduave.com or Brian at 843-884-5987.
(ECEW) EAST COOPER
Women Entrepreneurs meet for a Coffee Connection from 8:30-9:30 am the 4th Tuesday of every month at Laura Albert’s restaurant. For more info, visit the website at www.ecewsc.org.
AA meetings on DI
Daily M-F 8 am , Tue. 7 PM, Fri 7 PM at Providence Baptist Church, 294 Seven Farms Dr.; Sat. 8 pm at Holy Cross Church, 299 Seven Farms Dr.
WyldLife meets from 7-8 pm on Wednesdays at the Brookes' home at 1712 Doldridge St. A fun, safe environment specifically for middle school students (all are welcome) to hang out with friends. firstname.lastname@example.org or brookes at email@example.com.
HANAHAN YOUNG LIFE
Meets at 7:57 pm on Tuesdays at the Tanner Plantation Club House, 1600 Crossbill Trail. firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com or visit the website www.younglife.org.