farmers market

Get fresh and local produce at any of this week's farmers markets on Johns Island, James Island and downtown Charleston.

What: Learn about healthy and cost-efficient meal planning, how to interpret nutritional labels and health claims, as well as how to wisely navigate grocery store aisles. After the tour, receive a free gift bag of healthy foods.

When: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Where: Whole Foods Market, 923 Houston Northcutt Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: Free

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What: The Homegrown Johns Island Farmers Market is a year round farmers market. Goods range from organically grown local produce, freshly baked breads, local seafood, organic eggs, starter chickens for pets and their feed, meats, cheese, pickled products, all natural pet food and much more.

When: 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Where: Homegrown Farmers Market, 3546 Maybank Highway, Johns Island

Price: Free with goods for purchase.

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What: A part of Sewee Earth Stewards Program, discuss the ‘Leave No Trace’ ethic and walk to a near-by forest pond.

When: 10 a.m.

Where: Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center, 5821 Highway 17, Awendaw

Price: Free

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What: Learn how to whip up dishes perfect for the Super Bowl.

When: Noon

Where: Coastal Cupboard, 644 Long Point Road, Mount Pleasant

Price: $30

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What: Fort Johnson Community Foundation and Fort Johnson Estates Civic Club will host the annual Oyster Roast along with a educational talk by David Preston, author and history professor at the Citadel. Local oysters, chili, hot dogs,desserts and hot drinks will be provided. BYOB.

When: 5:30 p.m.

Where: Fort Johnson Estates Civic Club, 400 Trapier Drive, James Island

Price: $5-$30, see website for details

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What: The Charitable Society of Charleston will host its annual Oyster Roast to benefit the Green Heart Project, a Charleston-based Farm-to-School that aims to connect and educate students, volunteers and the community about healthy foods through agriculture.

When: 7-10 p.m. event; 10 p.m.-2 a.m. after party

Where: Event at Visitor’s Center Bus Shed, 375 Meeting St.; After-party at The Alley, 131 Columbus St., downtown Charleston

Price: $35 advanced; $40 door

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What: The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, in collaboration with the Charleston Music Hall, will present an intimate evening of music featuring Charleston’s finest locally and nationally recognized musical acts on Groundhog Day. Ticket sales benefit the Halsey Institute’s programming.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Charleston Music Hall, 37 John Street, downtown Charleston

Price: $15 students; $20 gallery; $30 orchestra

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