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2017 Holiday Ferry Schedule

The following ferry schedule has been set to accommodate you and your families for the upcoming holidays: Adjusted Holiday Ferry Schedule Christmas Day – Monday, December 25: 9:00am – 2:00pm, 5:00pm – 10:00pm New Year’s Eve – Sunday, December 31: 8:00am – 12:00am (additional 11:00pm and midnight run) Normal Hours of Operation Thanksgiving – Thursday, November 23 Day after Thanksgiving – Friday, November 24 Christmas Eve – Sunday, December 24 …Read More

Big or Small, Fire Safety is for All – Including Our Pets!

The Dewees Island Public Safety Department is proud to now offer pet oxygen masks for our pets on the island! The pet oxygen masks were graciously donated to our Public Safety Department by homeowners Diane and Alex Kliros. Diane, pictured below with her two dogs, Annie and Rafa, expressed the importance of the masks considering the majority of our families on the island have a dog or a cat. According …Read More

From the President: In the Holiday Spirit

In the Holiday Spirit To All Our Dewees Families, Awakening in Eastern Standard Time on November 5th startled me into reality:  a year has flown by. Year-end details yet to be addressed tumbled through my mind; memories of the incredible pace of events that whirled around Dewees Island surfaced.  Change has been our watchword; challenge has tested our metal; success has buoyed our spirits; growth has made us community. With …Read More

Cash and Carry Holiday Event Featuring Artwork by Esther Doyle – November 11

Dewees Island Arts Council Presents ESTHER DOYLE A rotating display of hand-turned wooden bowls, scratchboard etchings, and paintings Cash and Carry Holiday Event Make checks payable to Dewees Island Arts Council ‘His Majesty’ Scratchboard by Esther Doyle Opening Reception Saturday, November 11, 5:30 PM  Sneak Preview Saturday 3:00 – 5:00 PM Exhibit Closes December 11 The Huyler House Dining Gallery Dewees Island, SC DeweesIslandArtsCouncil@gmail.com

Annual Fish Fry!

Annual Fish Fry!! Saturday, November 18 5:30 p.m. Under Huyler House Fish skillfully prepared by Artus Moser and David McIntyre $5/Adult Please bring a side dish or dessert large enough to feed your family plus two. BYOB Money to Peter Cotton-423 Pelican Flight Dr. Please consider paying beforehand.

Coyotes in the Southeastern Landscape

Coyotes in the Southeastern Landscape Saturday, December 2, 2017 11:30 am Huyler House Please join us for an all ages presentation on coyotes in the Southeastern Landscape.  Sean Poppy, Outreach Educator with Savannah River Ecology Laboratory and Scooter the Coyote will visit Dewees Island to share information on the natural history of coyotes so participants may gain an appreciation for these animals and their role in the ecosystem.  If you …Read More

Manager’s Report – November 2, 2017

November 2, 2017 Dear Owners, It was a wonderful Halloween weekend at Dewees Island. 19 children gathered at the ferry landing and made their way down Old House Lane with “Trick or Treat” bags in hand.  Six stops left them with a bounty of candy in each bag.  I would like to thank Alicia Reilly & Dave Mortimer, Judy & Reggie Fairchild, Anne & Jim Anderson, Keith, Lori, Caitlyn McDaniel, …Read More