Things To Do Thursday, August 14, 2014

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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 a.m.

Where: James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive

Price: $1 regular gate admission

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What: Guided tours of the resident bird collection are offered, as well as flight demonstrations and all-day access to the grounds. Watch hawks, falcons, owls, eagles, kites and vultures soar above the flying field and learn about their unique hunting and flying techniques.

when: 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. guided tours; 11:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. flight demonstrations Thursday-Saturday

Where: Center for Birds of Prey, 4872 Seewee Road, Awendaw

Price: Included in general admission price.

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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. Thursdays

Where: Park Circle, 4800 Park Circle, North Charleston

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What: The proceeds of tonight's bowling tournament will support the South Carolina chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Costumes are encouraged and the ticket price includes appetizers, and one drink, with live music, prizes and more.

when: 5:30-9 p.m.

Where: The Alley, 131 Columbus St., downtown Charleston

price: $25 to bowl; $12 to party

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What: The Hampton Park loop will be closed to motor vehicle traffic to allow people to skate, bike, jog or walk around the loop.

When: 6-8 p.m.

Where: Hampton Park, 30 Mary Murray Drive, downtown Charleston

Price: Free

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What: DJ Jim Bowers will play a variety of line dancing hits, unforgettable oldies, and beach music classics and beverages, food and snacks will be available for purchase.

When: 6-10 p.m.

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

Price: $10

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What: Lowcountry blues and original songs from Shrimp City Slim with Juke Joint Johnny, Steve Hardy and Brian Widlowski, with a buffet from Fiery Ron's Home Team BBQ.

When: 6:30 p.m.

Where: Carolina Queen (boat), City Marina, 17 Lockwood Drive, downtown Charleston

Price: $42.95

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What: Loggerhead's Dive-In Movies. Families are welcome to float around The Sanctuary Pool while watching "Super Buddies."

When: 8:45 p.m.

Where: The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, 1 Sanctuary Beach Drive

Price: Free

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