Things to Do Thursday, April 7, 2015

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What: The seminar offers a detailed analysis of Type III and V building types and how they are utilized to create structures with five-plus stories of wood-frame construction under the International Building Code. Provided by an expert in wood design and engineering, it will cover height and area provisions in depth, including podiums and mezzanines.

When: 9:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.

Where: Southend Brewery & Smokehouse, 161 East Bay St., Charleston

Price: $20

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What: The Daniel Island Farmers Market will feature variety of fresh produce, seafood and prepared foods. There will also be a number of artisan vendors offering jewelry, crafts and more. Each week, a different food truck or restaurant will offer additional dinner and prepared food options. There will also be live music and children’s activities each week.

When: 3:30-6:30 p.m.

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

Price: Free admission with items for purchase

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What: Sashiko (“little stabs”) is an old Japanese form of hand stitching used to mend garments and for decorative purposes. The instructor will break the patterns down into linear parts. This is a very portable craft, so it’s great for summer road trips or adding details to clothing. Workshop fee includes all materials (needle, thimble, thread, fabric). BYOB.

When: 6 p.m.

Where: SpaceCraft Studios, 8 Avondale Ave., Charleston

Price: $42

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What: The James Island Artist Market rotates local artists and crafters and the event will feature live music and food and drinks for purchase.

When: 6-10 p.m.

Where: Brick House Kitchen, 1575 Folly Road, James Island

Price: Free admission

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What: The Charleston Museum will host a tea party that celebrates hats. All types of hats are welcome in the Wonderland-themed courtyard. The evening will include tea cocktails, musical entertainment, food and an exhibition from the museums textiles collection.

When: 6-8 p.m.

Where: The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St., Charleston

Price: $25 members; $35 nonmembers

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What: : “Always ... Patsy Cline” is a musical tribute based on the true story of Cline’s friendship with Louise, a fan from Houston who befriended the star in 1961, and their continued a correspondence until Cline’s death.

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Midtown Cabaret Theatre, 2816 Azalea Drive, North Charleston

Price: $25-$36

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What: In the humorous and haunting “Marie Antoinette,” idle gossip turns more insidious as the country revolts.

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: PURE Theatre, 477 King St., Charleston

Price: $20

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What: Inspired by the production of “The Charleston” that premiered in 2014 Piccolo Spoleto Festival, co- writers Sprinkles and Pfeiffer have created a musical that depicts the perseverance and unity of Charlestonians after years of destruction and devastation from war, hurricanes and earthquakes during the 1800s. It tells the true story behind the infamous dance The Charleston. Thursdays are family nights and will include an on-site dinner option from Boogies Barbecue Food Truck, beginning at 7 p.m. Upscale cabaret seating with tableside service available.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Charleston Performing Arts Center, 873 Folly Road, James Island

Price: $29.75-$40

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