Author Archives: Kiawah Island Recreation

–Triathlon race will feature individuals and relay teams competing in a .7-mile swim, 24-mile bike ride and 6-mile run The organizers of the Kiawah Island Golf Resort Marathon and Half Marathon today announced that the new Kiawah Island Golf Resort … Read More

Motivation is easy when working or volunteering at an event where others are accomplishing their long time goals. After working this past year’s 35th annual Kiawah Island  Golf Resort Marathon, I found this same motivation, and chose to start marathon-training … Read More

On March 30, 2013 we will be holding the 2nd Annual Disc Golf tournament in Night Heron Park at Kiawah Island. Disc Golf is an up and coming, unique twist on golf. It’s a great recreational activity that combines the … Read More

Similar to a dog barking at a stranger at your door, birds alert one another when there is a threat in their neighborhood. On February 5th, as our recreation staff was finishing a meeting in Night Heron Park, we were … Read More

Recently, Kiawah Island Naturalists have been busy helping Aaron Given, Assistant Town Biologist, with his winter marsh sparrow banding research. Throughout the winter months Aaron selects a few days centered around a daytime high tide that is at least 5.8 … Read More

The Turtles’ Nest Art Studio loves Valentine’s Day!  Show someone that you love them by taking the time to create a unique and “gift from the heart” handmade gift! No matter who it’s for (siblings, parents, or grandparents), it’s always … Read More

Blind marathoner Charlie Plaskon recently ran in the Kiawah Island Golf Resort Marathon.  While in the Charleston area, this blind athlete/motovational speaker, visited the St. John’s High School to speak to the students.  It was called by the facalty “one … Read More

Kiawah Island; a barrier island that is 10 miles long and 1 mile from beach to river…so how is it possible to find 26.2 miles of road for a marathon? Well, we’re not quite sure, but it works! Race Day … Read More

Working in the Recreation Department, this past December I had the opportunity to work the Kiawah Island Golf Resort Marathon. At the time, the course was a double loop, and seeing that it was the 34th annual race, most of … Read More

Jasmine Porch and Wells Gallery feature Sally Tharp at Art Uncorked, October 25th beginning at 5pm.  Enjoy fine hors d’oeuvers paired with inspiring art work, creating a Lowcountry five-star art walk and wine tasting event.  Cost is $15 and includes … Read More