Thursday Black history film

What: The Mount Pleasant 9.12 Project will present historian David Barton’s film, “American History in Black & White.”

When: 5-7:30 p.m. Feb. 21, 28

Where: Mount Pleasant Main Library, 1133 Mathis Ferry Road

Price: Free

More Info: 886-3131 or

Civil Rights Era Sites

What: The Preservation Society of Charleston co-hosts a traveling exhibit that 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 and open to the public

More Info: 722-4630 or

Business Networking

What: Group meets weekly. Some of the benefits of the group 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, Citadel Mall

More Info: 628-2283 or

Tea Ladies

What: The Tea Ladies of the St. James Goose Creek Parish meet to promote the history, culture and beautification of the St. James Goose Creek Parish.

When: 6-7 p.m. the third Thursday of each month

Where: Atlanta Bread Company, 8966 University Blvd.

More Info: 797-0301 or

Monday E. Cooper GOP Women

What: Republican candidates for Congress will speak at the monthly luncheon.

When: 11:30 a.m. Feb. 25

Where: Franke at Seaside, Rifle Range Road

Price: $15

More Info: 708-5875

Trident Tek Talkers

What: Trident Tek Talkers Toastmasters is an organization that will help one develop or improve one’s communication, listening and leadership skills in a fun and supporting environment.

When: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of each month

Where: Trident Technical College, The College Center in Building 920

More Info: 797-0301

Federal Workers

What: The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association will meet.

When: 1:30 p.m. Feb. 25

Where: Dorchester Senior Center-Summerville Faith Sellers Center, 312 N. Laurel St.

more info: Contact Barbara Bryan at 873-5773 or and visit

Admin. Pros

What: The International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) Charleston Chapter will meet. Dinner will be followed by the program: “Recruitment Meeting: Be the One to Bring the One.”

When: 6 p.m. Feb. 25

Where: Charleston County Public Services Building, 4045 Bridge View Drive

More Info: 958-4141 or

Free Shag Lessons

What: The Summerville Shag Club offers free shag lessons. You do not need a partner for lessons. Juniors at 6 p.m., basic adult at 7 p.m., open dance with DJ Sharon Johnson until 10 p.m. Cash bar, food available for purchase.

When: 6 p.m. Mondays

Where: Summerville Country Club, 400 Country Club Blvd.

Price: Free

More Info: 214-0242 or

Charleston Music Club

What: The Charleston Music Club will present a recital featuring College of Charleston voice students at in the chapel at Franke at Seaside. Refreshments will be served.

When: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25

Where: Franke at Seaside Rodenberg Hall, 1885 Rifle Range Road

Price: Free

More Info: 886-0245 or

Tuesday Business Networking

What: Greater Business Networking Summerville members pass great referrals to each other, increasing the value behind our companies, and building lasting business relationships.

When: 8-9:30 a.m. Tuesdays

Where: Perkins Restaurant and Bakery, 1306 N. Main St., Summerville

More Info: 628-2283 or

WednesdayBusiness Networking

What: Join group for networking. Group provides an educational moment, information on great local events, free advertising and more.

When: Noon-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays

Where: Liberty Taproom, 1028 Johnnie Dodds Blvd., Mount Pleasant

More Info: 628-2283 or

E. Cooper Democrats

What: East Cooper Democrats will hold a 1st Congressional District Democratic Candidate Forum.

When: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 27

Where: Olive Branch AME Church, 1734 U.S. Highway 17

Cost: $4 for light dinner

More INfo: RSVP to Anne Owens via e-mail

Thursday, Feb. 28 Lunch and Learn

What: The Sea Islands Chamber of Commerce will meet for lunch and a presentation on aging by Barbara Franklin, vice chair of the South Carolina Aging in Place Coalition. Lunch will be served. Participants are asked to RSVP by Feb. 27

When: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 28

Where: Sea Islands Chamber of Commerce, 2817 Maybank Highway

Price: Free

More Info: 793-1234

‘What Is Classicism?’

What: The Charleston Historical Society hosts a meeting/lecture for the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art. Christopher Liberatos will speak on: “What Is Classicism? (And Why We think It Matters to Charleston).”

When: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 28

Where: Karpeles Manuscript Museum, 68 Spring St.

Price: Free

More Info: 723-3398 or 853-4651 or

Allaboard Toastmasters

What: Allaboard Toastmasters is an organization that will help one develop or improve one’s communication, listening and leadership skills in a fun and supporting environment.

When: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 28

Where: First Baptist Church, 141 St. James Ave., Goose Creek

Price: Free

More Info: 797-0301 or http://

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