Book On Downtown

What: Participants try to find as many "Book On Downtown" posters as possible throughout downtown Charleston and write down the names of the scientists or inventors pictured at each location for a chance to win $100 and other prizes. Pick up a scorecard and a list of locations at the library or on the website.

When: Daily throughout June.

Where: Main Library, 68 Calhoun St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 805-6884 or

James Island Bird Walks

What: Birding experts will help identify and count songbirds, birds of prey, wading birds and others found in the park's diverse habitats.

when: 8-10 a.m.

Where: James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive

Price: Free with regular park gate admission.

More Info: 795-4386 or

North Charleston Farmers Market

What: The North Charleston Farmers Market, located on the grounds of historic Park Circle, will include local farmers and food vendors, plants, crafts, live music and more.

When: Noon-7 p.m.

Where: Park Circle, 4800 Park Circle, North Charleston

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Full Moonshine Party

What: Home Team BBQ is partnering with Ole Smoky Moonshine to host a Full Moonshine Party with special menu items paired with specialty cocktails using Ole Smoky Moonshine and live music from ShoNuff.

When: 4:30 p.m.

Where: Fiery Ron's Home Team BBQ, 2209 Middle St., Sullivan's Island

Price: $5

More Info: 883-3131 or

Race the Landing

What: Enjoy a scenic run during this "Race the Landing" summer series event with a party following the race with music, food and drinks. There is a kids' run and a 5K. Pre-registration recommended.

When: 6:15 p.m. for kids ages 10 years and under; 7 p.m. for 5K participants

Where: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site, 1500 Old Towne Road, Charleston

Price: $12 and $35

More Info: 852-4200 or

Thursday Night Boogie

What: The pier will be rockin' with the sounds of DJ Jim Bowers as he plays a variety of line dancing hits, oldies and beach music classics. Beverages, food,and snacks will be available for purchase. Advance purchase recommended.

When: 6-10 p.m.

Where: Mount Pleasant Pier, 71 Harry M. Hallman Jr. Blvd.

Price: $10 general; $8 CCR discount

More Info: 795-4386 or