BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Last month, KICA members voted in the annual
directors election. The candidates were vying to
fill the seats of director Cathy Pumphrey and chair
Ben Cheatham, whose terms will end at the Annual
Meeting on Friday, March 13.
Visit kica.us to view the results of KICA’s directors
election or sign up for KICA emails at kica.us/
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From the health of our local tidal creeks to a
delightful afternoon discussing jazz, the Our World
Lecture Series has two meaningful and enlightening
programs planned for Kiawah residents in February.
Thursday, Feb. 6 - Tidal Creeks and Saltmarshes:
Sentinels of the Lowcountry’s Environmental Health
Dr. Fred Holland has spent a career researching and
assessing the various influences on our environment.
Most recently, his focus has been on evaluating
the consequences of stormwater runoff from the
increased development of coastal areas. What are
the long term effects of development on tidal creeks
and saltmarshes and, most important, what can be
done to make realistic environmental management
Thursday, Feb. 20 - All Things Jazz
Director of Jazz Studies at the College of Charleston,
Virginia Chapel - Member Volunteer
Bill Hindman - Member Volunteer
Shauneen Hutchinson - Member Volunteer
Sue Schaffer - Feature reporter
Deb Stewart - Member Volunteer
Robert Lewis is the triple threat of jazz—composing,
performing and teaching jazz on a full-time basis.
He is also Director of the acclaimed Charleston
Jazz Orchestra, which recently performed its tribute
to the Beatles here on Kiawah. He’s got opinions,
insights, and a reliable list of recommendations for
newcomers as well as veterans of the jazz world.
This program is sponsored in partnership with Arts,
All lectures are held at 3 p.m. at the Sandcastle. To
attend, RSVP to email@example.com.
Staff Production Team
Leah Burris - Communications and Brand Manager
Emily Jenkins - Communications/editor
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