Black Nurses Health Fair

What: The Tri-County Black Nurses Association will host a health fair with screenings for blood pressure, vision, hearing, BMI, bone density and more.

When: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Arthur W. Christopher Community Center, 265 Fishburne St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 818-8807 or www.tricountyblacknurses.org

Fruitmania School

What: Fruit growing experts will present an all-day gardening school with lectures, vendors, demonstrations and more.

When: 8 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Cypress Gardens, 3030 Cypress Gardens Road, Moncks Corner

Price: $25

More Info: 200-5818 or www.lowcountryfruit.blogspot.com

Teen Confidential Etiquette Workshop

What: Charleston School of Protocol and Etiquette will offer a six-week finishing school program for teens ages 14-16. Topics will include communication, confidence, poise, dating etiquette and more.

When: 9-11 a.m. Feb. 22

Where: The Daniel Island Club, 600 Island Park Drive

Price: $335

More Info: 207-1025 or www.charlestonschoolofprotocol.com

Volunteer Day

What: Volunteers will deliver groceries, tend to gardens, spend time with children and visit the elderly during this day of community service organized by Without Walls Ministry.

When: 9 a.m. Feb. 22

Where: Hope Assembly of God, 633 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 568-8962 or www.coca-colaserveyourcity.com

Race for Life

What: This 10K, 5K and 1/2 mile fun run and walk will benefit LifePoint to support organ donation.

When: 9 a.m. Feb. 22

Where: James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive

Price: $35 5K and fun run, $45 10K

More Info: 763-7755 or www.lifepoint-sc.org/events_20095K.htm

'Let it Shine'

What: The Children's Department and Bright Star Touring Theatre present "Let it Shine," a family-friendly stage show chronicling key moments from the Civil Rights movement.

When: 10-11:30 a.m. Feb. 22

Where: Colleton County Memorial Library, 600 Hampton St., Walterboro

Price: Free

More Info: 549-5621 or www.brightstartheatre.com

Gator Tales

What: This kid-friendly program will teach some of the differences between alligators and crocodiles, nesting habits, food chains and more. Sparky, the resident 'gator, will make an appearance.

When: 10-11 a.m. Feb. 22

Where: Tiedemann Park Nature Center, 38 Elizabeth St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 965-4002 or www.charleston-sc.gov

Camellia Walks

What: These special garden tours will focus on the dozens of varieties of camellias cultivated at Middleton Place. Reservations are required.

When: 11 a.m. Feb. 22

Where: Middleton Place, 4300 Ashley River Road, Charleston

Price: $28 adults, $15 students, $10 kids ages 6-13, free for kids under 6

More Info: 556-6020 or www.middletonplace.org

'Pride and Prejudice'

What: Deborah Barnum will discuss 200 years of "Pride and Prejudice" with refreshments and more.

When: 11:30 a.m. Feb. 22

Where: Charleston Library Society, 164 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 406-4735 or www.facebook.com/groups/janeaustenincharleston

Benefit Oyster Roast

What: Carolina Coonhound Rescue will host this fundraiser oyster roast and silent auction featuring live music, refreshments and more to benefit dog rescue and adoption programs.

When: Noon-4 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Wappoo Shelter, James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive

Price: $20 adults, free for kids under 11

More Info: 442-1569 or www.carolinacoonhoundrescue.com

Pet Helpers 'Spay-ghetti' Days

What: Cafe Fork, Mondo's Italian Restaurant, Al Di La Trattoria, Parson Jack's Cafe and Morgan Creek Grill will donate a portion of proceeds from their special "spay-ghetti" and "neuteroni" plates to Pet Helpers.

When: Feb. 22

Where: Pet Helpers, 1447 Folly Road, James Island and participating restaurants

Price: Various

More Info: 302-0556 or www.pethelpers.org

Chili Cook-off

What: This family-friendly event will feature a team chili cook-off, silent auction, raffles and more to benefit the ZTA Foundation's breast cancer education and awareness program.

When: 1 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Smoky Oak Taproom, 1234 Camp Road, James Island

Price: $10

More Info: 762-6268 or www.zetataualpha.org

FollyGras Celebration

What: This Mardi Gras festival will feature a parade, live music, kids activities and more. There will also be an art fair in Folly River Park.

When: 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Center St., Folly Beach

Price: Free

More Info: 513-1836 or www.visitfolly.com

Gullah Roots Festival

What: De Gullah Roots Festival will feature storytelling, singing, art exhibitions, sweetgrass basket-making demonstrations and more.

When: 1-5 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Johns Island Regional Library, 3531 Maybank Highway

Price: Free

More Info: 559-1945 or www.ccpl.org

Relay for Life Benefit

What: This fundraiser event with all-you-can-eat oysters, live music, drink specials, a silent auction and more will benefit Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society.

When: 1 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Triangle Char and Bar, 1440 Ben Sawyer Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: $25

More Info: 606-2900 or www.relayforlife.org

Sacred Harp Singing

What: Beginners and experts can join in this Southern traditional sing-a-long of camp-meeting songs, hymns and more.

When: 2-4 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Circular Congregational Church, 150 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 853-3976 or iveyt.people.cofc.edu

'Once on this Island Jr.'

What: The Musical Theater Center Company presents "Once on This Island, Jr.," a tropical island version of Hans Christian Anderson's "The Little Mermaid" performed by actors ages 6-15.

When: 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Performing Arts Center, Wando High School, 1000 Warrior Way, Mount Pleasant

Price: $18 adults, $12 kids

More Info: 216-6671 or www.once-upon-a-ballet.com

Mardi Paws

What: This Mardi Gras-themed fundraiser will feature "purr-icane" cocktails, live music, a silent auction and more to benefit the Feline Freedom Coalition. Guests are encouraged to wear costumes.

When: 3-7 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: The Citadel Beach House, 4700 Palm Blvd., Isle of Palms

Price: $45

More Info: 737-6170 or www.felinefreedom.org

Pork, Pints And Pearls

What: This fundraiser event will feature all-you-can-eat barbecue and oysters, live music, a kids activity zone with a petting zoo and train and more. Proceeds will benefit Windwood Family Services.

When: 3-7 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Family Circle Cup Stadium, 161 Seven Farms Drive, Daniel Island

Price: $30 advance, $40 at the door, $15 kids ages 11-18, $10 kids ages 3-10

More Info: 884-5342 or www.windwoodfarm.org

Black History Celebration and Fashion Show

What: This family-friendly event will feature African dance, poetry readings, fashion shows, art exhibitions and more in honor of Black History Month.

When: 5-7 p.m. Feb. 22

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

Price: Free

More Info: 724-7332 or www.charleston-sc.gov

Arts on the Island

What: James Island Pride will present a silent art auction and reception to benefit community projects in James Island and Folly Beach.

When: 5-8 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: James Island Town Hall, 1238-B Camp Road

Price: Free

More Info: 795-4141 or www.facebook.com/jamesislandpride1

Jazz Concert

What: The Charleston Jazz Orchestra will present a tribute to Billy Strayhorn.

When: 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St., downtown Charleston

Price: $30-45

More Info: 641-0011 or www.charlestonjazz.com

'Rhapsody in Black'

What: College of Charleston will host a student open mic night in celebration of Black History Month.

When: 6 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Avery Research Center, College of Charleston, 125 Bull St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 805-5507 or www.cofc.edu

CCSD Winter Gala

What: The Charleston County School District will host a gala and silent auction to honor local educators and benefit professional development programs for teachers and principals.

When: 7-11 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Embassy Suites, 5055 International Blvd., North Charleston

Price: $100?More Info: 937-6343 or www.ccsdschools.com

'Russian Transport'

What: A Russian immigrant family must decide how far they will go to achieve the American Dream.

When: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: PURE Theatre, 477 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: $18-30

More Info: 723-4444 or www.puretheatre.org/the-plays-season-xi

Summerville Shag Club

What: The Summerville Shag Club will host a dance party with dinner and live music by The Band of Oz.

When: 7 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Summerville Country Club, 400 Country Club Blvd.

Price: $25 advance, $30 at the door

More Info: 214-0242 or www.summervilleshaggers.com

Charleston Symphony Orchestra Windwood Quintet

What: The Charleston Symphony Orchestra Windwood Quintet will perform a free town sponsored by the Town of Moncks Corner.

When: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Berkeley High School, 406 W. Main St., Moncks Corner

Price: Free

More Info: 899-4708

'Next to Normal'

What: A suburban mother struggles with bipolar disorder in this Pulitzer Prize-winning musical.

When: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St., downtown Charleston

Price: $38.50 adults, $36.50 seniors, $22.50 students and military

More Info: 577-7183 or www.charlestonstage.com

'Alice in Wonderland'

What: A ballet version of the classic story performed by the Columbia City Ballet.

When: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: Sottile Theatre, 44 George St., downtown Charleston

Price: $45

More Info: 803-799-7605 or www.columbiacityballet.com

'Betrayal'

What: Four friends struggle with tangled romances over the course of a decade.

When: 8 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: South of Broadway Theatre Company, 1080 E. Montague Ave., North Charleston

Price: $18

More Info: 745-0317 or www.southofbroadway.com

Charleston Improvables

What: The Charleston Improvables will perform an improv comedy show.

When: 8 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: James F. Dean Theatre, 133 S. Main St., Summerville

Price: $10

More Info: 619-244-9469 or www.charlestonimprovables.com

'Improv Riot'

What: Theatre 99 ensembles will perform improv comedy.

When: 8 p.m. Feb. 22

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

Price: $10

More Info: 853-6687 or www.theatre99.com

'Religion, Politics, Drugs'

What: Comedian Rory Scovel will present a stand up show.

When: 8 p.m. Feb. 22

Where: The Footlight Players, 20 Queen St., downtown Charleston

Price: $10

More Info: 853-6687 or www.theatre99.com