If anyone knows what's "hat-pin ing" around Charleston, it's The Hat Ladies

The Hat Ladies activities are a simply mahvelous combination of regularly scheduled events that occur each month, events we support around town, and events created just for us. The key word for all of them is "choice;" The Ladies choose those that fit their interest, schedule, and pocket book.  Everyone comes out a-head in a Hat Ladies Hat-pin ing because Ladies are having FUN while doing something MEANINGFUL.

 Most of all, by simply dusting off their hats and having fun wearing them, Ladies are creating their own "hat-pin ing" and reaffirming: Hats are wear it's (h)at!

Ladies who love hats who come to Charleston are welcome to join us at our HaT-pin-ings, if arrangements are made ahead of time. 

September 2017


Happy Hour at O'Hara and Flynn on Meeting to celebrate the partnerships between Taylor Music Group, College of Charleston, and Small Opera; 5:00 - 7:00; FREE


(NEW LOCATION) The Hat Ladies 17th Anniversary Luncheon; The Watch at The Restoration Hotel; 11:30 - 1:30.


(NEW LOCATION) The Hat Ladies Monthly Hatpy Hour, Fish House on the Harbor, Mt. P.; 5:30 - 7:00.

23 & 24

The Hat Ladies present "The Hat Parade" Fashion Show at The Southern Women's Show, Charleston Area Convention Center


The Hat Ladies attend Skirt! Magazine's Beauty, Health, and Fitness experience, Sterling Hall, 560 King Street, FREE; throughout the day


The Hat Ladies support The Charleston Animal Society Firefighter Debut Calendar Party; Memminger Auditorium; 6:00 -.  Log onto www.charlestonanimalsociety.org for tickets

October 2017


The Hat Ladies volunteer at the 9-1-1 Silent Walk, honoring the firefighters who died in the 9-1-1 attack; Ravenel Bridge, Mt. Pleasant; 10:00 -


Special Make Up Opportunity at CosBar on King Street, 6:00 - 7:00

The Hat Ladies are invited to a very, very meaningful Anniversary celebration at the Art Gallery of Gaye Sanders Fisher, 124 Church Street, also home of THE very, very first Hat Ladies gathering; 7:00 -


The Hat Ladies as docents for Preservation Society South of Broad Tour; 2 - 5:00


The Hat Ladies Klean Up Krewe for Habitat for Humanity; 8:30 - noon

20 - 22

The Hat Ladies Pajama Party on Isle of Palms, with everyone welcome to join during day time hours; includes monthly Luncheon on Saturday, the 21st, at Boardwalk on premises


The Hat Ladies Halloween Assisted Living Visit at Respite Center on James Island; 11:00 - noon


The Hat Ladies Halloween HaTpy Hour at Outback in West Ashley; 5:30 - 7:00


The Hat Dragons compete in Celebration Festival, Trophy Lakes, Johns Island; 8:30 - noon

November 2017


The Hat Ladies annual Tea at Charleston Place; noon - 1:30


The Hat Ladies participate in the national Day of Caring at Memminger Elementary and Senior Center on Meeting; 9 - 3:00


The Hat Ladies Monthly Hatpy Hour at Barsa; 5:30 - 7:00.

December 2017


The Hat Ladies Holiday Luncheon; Water's Edge; 11:30 - 2:00


The Hat Ladies organize donations for Tricounty Ministries' 3rd annual Purse Project; 9-noon


The Hat Ladies Holiday Hatpy Hour at TBD; 5:30 - 7:00.


The Hat Ladies Holiday Assisted Living Visit


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