Things to Do for Wednesday, January 14, 2015

File/Wade Spees The winners at last year’s MLK Picture Awards take the stage.

What: Children ages three and under and their grown-ups are invited for special programming each week to explore connections between literature, movement, arts, science, math, etc. Walk-ins welcome!

When: 10 a.m.

Where: Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

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What: Clemson Master Gardener Donna Powell will inform attendees on how to grow a high-yield vegetable garden. All are welcome. Refreshments will be served.

When: 11 a.m.

Where: Christ St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 4981 Chapel Road., Hollywood

Price: Free

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What: The Karpeles Manuscript Museum’s is now displaying a new exhibit, “Invention of Telephone and First Long-distance System.”

When: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where: Karpeles Manuscript Museum, 68 Spring St., Charleston

Price: Free

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What: Bay St. Biergarten is asking Charleston dog lovers to help bring smiles to the face of Anthony Lyons, a 16-year old undergoing treatment for leukemia, by bringing their four-legged friends for a special “Doggies for Anthony” Yappy Hour on their patio. ‘Doggies for Anthony’ is a Facebook event where people post photos of their dogs to help the teen cope with his chemotherapy between therapy dog visits. Professional photographer Marie Rodriguez will be on site to shoot high-quality pictures of all the dogs as well as a giant group photo to post to Photos of Doggies for Anthony. All dogs that attend must be on a leash and play well with others.

When: 4-7 p.m.

Where: Bay St. Biergarten, 549 East Bay St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free to attend, with food and drinks available for purchase

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What: This entrees cooking class will focus on learning to plan ahead, save time and still eat well.

When: 5 p.m.

Where: Southern Season, 730 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: $40

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What: S.C. Rep. Wendell Gilliard, with other members of Charleston City Council and other community leaders, will present the 17th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Picture Awards: “Life Matters.’” Selected recipients of the award are those who go above and beyond the call of duty in striving to improve the quality of life for community residents, in keeping with the ideals and philosophies of Dr. King.

When: 6 p.m.

Where: Burke High School, 244 President St., Charleston

Price: Free

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What: SCORE is holding a workshop for those entrepreneurs who are seriously considering starting their own business.

When: 6 p.m.

Where: Charleston County-Lonnie Hamilton III, 4045 Bridge View Drive, North Charleston

Price: Free

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