What: Books will be on sale for $1 to benefit Knights of Columbus Council 9475 for community philanthropic projects.

When: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. May 11

Where: Shoppes at Seaside Farm, 1960 Riviera Drive, Mount Pleasant

Price: $1

More Info: www.kofc9475.org

What: Moms will receive free admission to the S.C. Aquarium with a paid guest or child.

When: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. May 11

Where: South Carolina Aquarium, 100 Aquarium Wharf, downtown Charleston

Price: $24.95-29.95 adults, $14.95-19.95 kids ages 3-12, free for mothers

More Info: 577-3747 or www.scaquarium.org

What: A Mother's Day paddle on the Wambaw Creek and special plantation tour focusing on the women of Hampton Plantation.

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. May 11

Where: Hampton Plantation State Park, 1950 Rutledge Road, McClellanville

Price: $35 adults, $25 kids under 13

More Info: 568-3222 or www.southcarolinaparks.com

What: This Mother's Day excursion to Bulls Island will feature nature walks and a picnic lunch.

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. May 11

Where: Garris Landing Pier, Bulls Island Road, Awendaw

Price: $40 adults, $20 kids under 13

More Info: 881-4582 or www.bullsislandferry.com

What: Oak will offer a special Mother's Day brunch menu followed by standard dinner service.

When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. (brunch) and 5-8 p.m. (dinner) May 11

Where: Oak Steakhouse, 17 Broad St., downtown Charleston

Price: Various

More Info: 722-4220

What: Langdon's and Opal will offer a special Mother's Day brunch and dinner menu.

When: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (brunch) and 5-9 p.m. (dinner) May 11

Where: Langdon's Restaurant, 778 S. Shelmore Blvd., Mount Pleasant; Opal Restaurant and Bar, 1960 Riviera Drive, Mount Pleasant

Price: Various

More Info: 388-9200 or 654-9070

What: Jasmine Porch will serve a Mother's Day brunch with a glass of champagne for moms.

When: Noon-3 p.m. May 11

Where: Jasmine Porch, 1 Sanctuary Beach Drive, Kiawah Island

Price: $75 adults, $19 kids

More Info: 768-6253 or www.kiawahdining.com

What: This practice session is for anyone interested in trying out for the Lowcountry Highrollers roller derby team. Tryouts are on June 1 and participants should bring mouth and wrist guards.

When: Noon-2 p.m. May 11

Where: Hot Wheels Skating Center, 1523 Folly Road, James Island

Price: $5

More Info: www.lowcountryhighrollers.com

What: The Cottage Studio will host an open house with wine and cheese and the chance to browse local paintings, pottery and jewelry.

When: Noon-6 p.m. May 11

Where: Cottage Studio, 4712 Maybank Highway, Johns Island

Price: Free

More Info: 559-2392 or www.caliarts.com

What: Lower King Street will be open to pedestrians only with live entertainment, food and beverage specials, art exhibitions and more.

When: 1-6 p.m. May 11

Where: King St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 303-1113 or www.susanlucas.typepad.com/secondsundayonkingstreet

What: Fear No Easel will lead an outdoor step-by-step painting session. Registration is required, and supplies and wine will be provided.

When: 2-4 p.m. May 11

Where: Old Towne Creek County Park, 1400 Old Towne Road, Charleston

Price: $48 general, $40 Charleston County residents

More Info: 795-4386 or www.charlestoncountyparks.com

What: A vaudeville performer's thirst for fame nearly drives away her young daughters.

When: 2 p.m. May 11

Where: Crabpot Players Performing Arts Center, 1137 Johnnie Dodds Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: $25 adults, $22 seniors, $20 students

More Info: 888-303-0763 or www.crabpotplayers.com

What: A Broadway director tries to woo his ex-lover back to the stage.

When: 3 p.m. May 11

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

Price: $25 adults, $22 military and seniors, $15 students

More Info: 722-4487 or www.footlightplayers.net

What: A white woman and a black man become friends in a segregated North Carolina town.

When: 3 p.m. May 11

Where: Threshold Repertory Theatre, 84 Society St., downtown Charleston

Price: $20 adults, $15 seniors, $10 students

More Info: 277-2172 or www.thresholdrep.org

What: The Gospel Choir of Friendship AME Church will perform a Mother's Day concert entitled "Praise is What We Do."

When: 5 p.m. May 11

Where: Friendship AME Church, 205 Royall Ave., Mount Pleasant

Price: Free

More Info: 884-6748

What: A simple evening service featuring professional jazz musicians.

When: 6-7 p.m. May 11

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

Price: Free

More Info: 577-6400 or www.circularchurch.org

What: Local gospel and church choirs will perform.

When: 6 p.m. May 11

Where: North Charleston Coliseum, 5001 Coliseum Drive

Price: $11-26

More Info: 529-5000 or www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com