AARP Driver Safety Course

What: This AARP defensive driving classroom course is designed specifically for older adults, presented by The City of Charleston Recreation Department and the Lowcountry Senior Center.

When: 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where: Bees Landing Recreation Center, 1580 Ashley Garden Blvd., Charleston

Price: $12 members of AARP, $14 nonmembers

More Info: 402-4571 or

African American History Bowl

What: Youth will compete in a trivia tournament on famous African-Americans and their lives and achievements.

When: 5 p.m.

Where: St. Julian Devine Community Center, 1 Cooper St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 724-7350

The Sound of the Big Band

What: Charleston's Premier Big Band featuring Nancy Clayton will play the standards of the Swing era. Light refreshments will be served.

When: 7-9:30 p.m.

Where: Bldg. 920 College Center, Trident Technical College, 7000 Rivers Ave., North Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 574-6012

Lowcountry Blues Bash

What: Home Team BBQ will host the 2014 Lowcountry Blues Bash, featuring live entertainment from the area's and region's top blues musicians at both locations.

when: Daily through Feb. 15. Call venues for details.

Where: Fiery Ron's Home Team BBQ, 1205 Ashley River Road, Charleston and 2209 Middle St., Sullivan's Island.

price: Varies.

more info: 225-7427 or 883-3131 or