Gardening Class

What: Expert gardeners will offer tips to help improve home gardens.

When: 10-11 a.m. Feb. 12

Where: James Island Recreation Complex, 1088 Quail Drive

Price: $10

More Info: 795-5678 or

Charleston Young Professionals: Acting for the Business Professional

What: L.B. Adams of Pragmatic Dramatics will discuss how acting can be used as a communication tool for business professionals.

When: 5:30 p.m. Feb. 12

Where: Benefitfocus, 100 Benefitfocus Way, Daniel Island

Price: $25 members, $35 nonmembers

More Info: 805-3002 or

A Conversation About Civil Rights

What: Civil rights leaders Bill Saunders, Minerva King and Rev. Sidney Frazier will discuss the history and future of the civil rights movement in the Lowcountry.

When: 6 p.m. Feb. 12

Where: Johns Island Regional Library, 3531 Maybank Highway

Price: Free

More Info: 637-4160 or

Mixed Media Valentine's Art Class

What: Participants will create mixed media Valentine's cards and envelopes for their loved ones. Materials will be provided.

When: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 12

Where: SpaceCraft Studios, 8 Avondale Ave., Charleston

Price: $22

More Info: 284-6253 or

Lowcountry Smokehouse Draft Dinner

What: Southend Brewery and Smokehouse and Charleston Culinary Tours will present a five-course meal featuring seasonal local meat and seafood dishes and Southend beers. Reservations are required.

When: 7 p.m. Feb. 12

Where: Southend Brewery and Smokehouse, 161 East Bay St., downtown Charleston

Price: $60

More Info: 853-4677 or

'Sherlock Holmes and the Charleston History Mystery'

What: Sherlock Holmes must chase a villain through Charleston's past and present.

When: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12

Where: The Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre, 164 Church St., downtown Charleston

Price: $24 adults, $22 students and military, $15 kids under 13

More Info: 937-6453 or

'Laugh for a Lincoln'

What: Theatre 99 ensemble members will perform three acts of improv comedy.

When: 8 p.m. Feb. 12

Where: Theatre 99, 280 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $5

More Info: 853-6687 or