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DUC Update – Continue to Conserve Water For Next Few Days

June 17, 2021 Dear Owners, We completed repairs at the water plant this week but are still in the process of resetting and flushing out the well. We continue to ask our island residents to conserve water throughout the weekend. We will notify residents as soon as we  begin producing water at full capacity and resume normal operations. We again apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your efforts …Read More

Reminder: Book Club Thursday @ 6:30pm

We have to admit we’re pretty excited about this latest book from NYT best-selling author Mary Alice Monroe and Angela May, both island friends of Dewees Island.  Intended for middle grade readers, the novel has themes that will resonate with readers of all ages: the healing power of nature, the strength of intergenerational family relationships, the joy of like-minded friends, the first taste of adventure.  One of the things I …Read More

Islander Scheduled for Service Tuesday 6/22

Dear Owners, The Islander is scheduled for routine service Tuesday, June 22 from 10:00am – 12:00noon.  The Breeze will be available to accommodate passengers during this time.  The capacity for the Breeze is 14 passengers.  As always, please remember to call the ferry in advance when departing the island 843.568.3990. Thank you, Dewees Island POA 

June Environmental Programs

Check island bulletin boards & web calendar changes and additional programs. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the entire program Junior Turtle Team Tuesday, June 22nd @ 10:30 am HH Picnic Area Calling all Dewees Island youth!  If you are interested in becoming a member of the Dewees island Turtle Team and assisting during morning patrols, then please plan to attend this training event with a parent.  …Read More

Coexisting with Coyotes by Dr. Chris Mowry

Tuesday, June 22nd 6 to 7 pm @ Huyler House Picnic Area photo by Claudia deMayo Join the Environmental Program Staff and the Conservancy’s Coyote Intern for an evening to learn more about coyotes in the Southeast. We will start the evening with a screening of Urban Coyotes from Georgia Outdoors. The screening will be followed by personal insight, Q&A and more about melanistic coyotes with Dr. Chris Mowry from …Read More

DUC Board Meeting – Saturday @ 7:30am

Dear Owners, The Regular Meeting of the DUC Board of Directors will be held virtually this Saturday, June 19 at 7:30am. Owners can view the agenda and supporting documents in the owners dropbox. Additional information will be added as it becomes available.  Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/92591345062?pwd=R2JXbFc4UStMdytlN0FyU0U1Qmt2UT09 Meeting ID: 925 9134 5062 Passcode: utility One tap mobile +16468769923,,92591345062#,,,,*9525280# US (New York) +13017158592,,92591345062#,,,,*9525280# US (Washington DC) Dial by your location         +1 …Read More

Community Notice – POA Cart Shortage

To better assist owners and contractors with cart rentals, we ask that all golf cart rental requests be submitted 48 – 72 hours in advance. The POA will do its best to accommodate all requests; however, we cannot guarantee that a golf cart will be available. We appreciate your patience during this time. To request a golf cart rental please contact Brit at 843-568-3992 or Brit@deweesislandsc.com. Thank you, Brit Island …Read More

Know Your Neighbors Zoom 6/11 @ 6:30pm ft. Scottie Hoffman “Restoring Charleston”

Peter Cotton is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Hoffmans talk Time: Jun 10, 2021 06:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89609604665?pwd=SEdGK0ZzdSt0dXRFWjU4aXVaK1h4dz09 Meeting ID: 896 0960 4665 Passcode: 469335 One tap mobile +13126266799,,89609604665#,,,,*469335# US (Chicago) +19292056099,,89609604665#,,,,*469335# US (New York) Dial by your location         +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)         +1 929 205 6099 US (New York) …Read More

Ferry Schedule Remains

Dear Owners, Prior to the pandemic, we offered a midnight ferry run on Friday and Saturday evenings.  We recently received a couple of requests to return to the former ferry schedule.  Due to the costs, current restraints on staff, and low participation historically, we are not resuming the midnight ferry run at this time. We will consider the option for future planning and keep the community informed of any changes …Read More