Today History event

What: The Mount Pleasant 9.12 Project is presenting historian David Barton’s film, “American History in Black & White,” for Black History Month.

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

Where: Mount Pleasant Main Library, 1133 Mathis Ferry Road

Price: Free

More Info: 886-3131 or

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, Citadel Mall

More Info: 628-2283 or

Lunch and Learn

What: The 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. Participants are asked to RSVP.

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

Retired Educators

What: The Charleston County Retired Educators’ Association will hold its Red, White and Blue Luncheon. The meeting will celebrate patriotism. Entertainment will be presented by the School of the Arts Choral Department with Music for the Soul. The group is directed by Robin Rogers. Guests, retirees, family and friends are invited.

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

Where: Cherokee Place United Methodist Church, 2105 Cosgrove Ave.

Price: $7

‘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. March 14

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

Price: Free

More Info: 797-0301 or

SaturdayBerkeley GOP

What: The Berkeley County Republican Party Breakfast is scheduled. Each month a speaker is invited to discuss local, state and national issues. Breakfast will be served at 9 a.m. with the program beginning at 9:30.

When: 9 a.m. March 2

Where: American Legion Post 166, 116 Howe Hall Road

More Info: 688-4975

Women’s Guild

What: The Women’s Guild of Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish will offer an Italian Night in Father Kelly Parish Hall on Folly Beach. The menu will consist of baked ziti, Caesar salad, garlic bread, with a dessert of Neopolitan ice cream and Pizzelle cookies.

When: 6-9 p.m. March 2

Where: 105 W. Hudson Ave.

Price: $12 adults/$6 10 years and under

More Info: Pat Poole at 509-1431

Sunday Folly Beach Exchange

What: Folly Beach Exchange Club will hold an oyster roast at Bowen’s Island. Featured will be live music with Shakin’ Martini, The Duo, etc. Coolers are welcome. All proceeds go to charity.

When: 1-5 p.m. March 3

Where: Bowen’s Island Restaurant, 1868 Bowen’s Island Road

Price: $22 oysters, $10 non-oysters.

More Info: 754-8772

Monday Mt. Pleasant Artists

What: The Mount Pleasant Artists Guild will meet. The guest speaker for the evening will be oil painter, Hilarie Lambert, whose work can be seen at the Lambert Gray Gallery and Studio at 54 Broad St.

Where: Mount Pleasant City Hall, 100 Ann Edwards Lane

When: 6:30 p.m. March 4

Price: Free

More Info: 388-5425 or

Free Shag Lessons

What: The Summerville Shag Club offers free shag lessons every Monday night, except holidays. 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.

When: 6 p.m. Mondays

Where: Summerville Country Club, 400 Country Club Blvd.

Price: Free

More Info: Lee Hoff at 214-0242 or

Tuesday Business Networking

What: GBN Summerville will be meeting weekly to 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

AARP East Cooper

What: AARP East Cooper chapter will meet.

When: 11:30 a.m. March 5

Where: Heritage Trust Federal Credit Union, 847 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Wednesday Business 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

Saturday, March 9 Scottish-American

What: Those who have served in the military and are of Scottish heritage are invited to this club’s monthly meeting. Doughnuts and coffee will be served.

When: 9 a.m. March 9

Where: VFW Post 3433, 10154 Bellwright Road

Price: Free

Tea at the Creek

What: The Tea Ladies of the St. James Goose Creek Parish will hold its fifth annual Tea at the Creek.

When: 2-5 p.m. March 9

Where: Metro North Church, 109 Central Ave.

Price: $15 for adults or $10 for youths

More Info: For tickets, contact Sharon Arnold at 797-0301 or go to

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