Pencil it in: Events coming up that piqued our interest
Saturday, May 26
What: The Lowcountry Highrollers junior roller derby team and all-stars team face off against teams from Columbia and North Carolina in this double-header.
When: Doors open at 4:30 p.m.; junior team starts at 5 p.m., all-stars at 6 p.m. May 26
Where: McAlister Field House, 171 Moultrie St.
More Info: 343-9789 or lowcountryhighrollers
Monday, May 28
What: The speaker at this month’s Sea Island Republican Women’s Club will be Joseph Kurt, radio talk-show host on 94.3. Enjoy dinner and keep informed on local, state and federal issues.
When: 6-7:30 p.m. May 28, June 25, July 23, Aug. 27
Where: Holiday Inn Charleston Riverview, 301 Savannah Highway.
Price: Annual membership $30; dinner is $20
More Info: 607-0397
Friday, June 1
La Leche League
What: La Leche League meetings are open to all mothers and expectant mothers who are interested in learning more about breastfeeding or have questions. Babies, preschoolers and toddlers are always welcome.
When: 10:15-11:30 a.m. June 1, July 6
Where: St. Andrew’s Church, 440 Whilden St., Mount Pleasant
More Info: 847-1482 or www. lllusa.org/web/CharlestonSC. html
Tuesday, June 5
What: The Ruth Rhoden Craven Foundation hosts a support group for women who are suffering or who have suffered from postpartum depression or anxiety and their families. Park in the lot behind the church and enter the educational building, not the chapel.
When: 6:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month
Where: Church of the Holy Cross, Daniel Island Drive and Seven Farms Drive
More Info: 769-0444 or www.ppdsupport.org