Today Magnolia Garden Club

What: After a brief business meeting and “Landscape for Life” workshop, Pat Harpell, founder and chief executive “weeder” of S.C. Herbal Society and guest teacher at Boston School of Herbal Studies, will discuss medicinal herbs, lore and history.

When: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Feb. 14

Where: Berkeley Electric Co-op, 3351 Maybank Highway

Business Networking

What: Group meets weekly. Some of the benefits are great leads, lower costs at our seasonal business expos, reduced costs on Thompson Web Development services and more.

When: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Thursdays

Where: King Street Grill West Ashley, Interstate 526 and Sam Rittenberg Blvd.

More Info: 628-2283 or www.greatbusinessnetworking.com

Sunday Genealogical Research

What: Jennifer Lively of the Charleston County Public Library Technology Learning Center will speak at the monthly meeting of the Charleston Chapter of the S.C. Genealogical Society. Through newspapers, we can peer into the daily routines and social customs of our ancestors, transforming their black and white existences into actual, real-life accounts. Learn how to find and access historical newspapers and explore some helpful search strategies.

When: 2:30-4:30 p.m. Feb. 17

Where: Masonic Center, 1285 Orange Grove Road

Price: Free

More Info: 767-3775 or www.charleston.scgen.org/index.htm

Thursday, Feb. 21 Civil Rights exhibit

What: The Preservation Society of Charleston co-hosts an exhibit opening with the International African American Museum. The traveling exhibit features six panels on the modern civil rights era in Charleston.

When: 6 p.m. Feb. 21

Where: Preservation Society of Charleston, 147 King St.

Price: Free

More Info: 722-4630 or www.preservationsociety.org

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