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
More Info: 795-5678 or charleston-sc.gov
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 www.charleston-yp.com
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
More Info: 637-4160 or www.jicsc.org
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
More Info: 284-6253 or www.spacecraftstudios.com
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
More Info: 853-4677 or my.getinsellout.com
'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 www.charlestonmysteries.com
'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
More Info: 853-6687 or www.theatre99.com