Things To Do Thursday, July 9, 2015

FILE PHOTO Bring your pooch to this month’s Yappy Hour event from 4-8 p.m. at the James Island County Park.

What: Learn to speak Spanish through the power of music. Sing along to a collection of original songs by Roger Bellow and Berita Martin.

When: 9:30 a.m. seating; 10 a.m. show

Where: North Charleston Wannamaker County Park, 8888 University Blvd.

Price: $5

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What: Designed for children ages 6-12 years, they may bring their own LEGOs or use the library's.

When: 2-3 p.m.

Where: Dorchester County Library, 76 Trolley Road, Summerville

Price: Free

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What: The Daniel Island Farmers Market features regional farmers and vendors with a variety of fresh produce, seafood and prepared foods, as well as artisan vendors with jewelry, crafts and more. This week’s food vendor will be Cast Iron. There also will be live music from Audra Claire McCall and children’s activities.

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

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

Price: Free

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What: Bring your fur buddies to this happy hour event at the dog park with live music from the Brady Smith Band Duo. Beverages will be available for purchase. No outside alcohol or coolers permitted.

When: 4-8 p.m.

Where: Wappoo Shelter, James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive

Price: $1 park admission

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What: The Pickled Palate in Mount Pleasant will host a wine tasting to benefit Bliss Spiritual Co-op and will include a wine presentation with specialty appetizers.

When: 5-7 p.m.

Where: Pickled Palate, 411 Hibben St., Mount Pleasant

Price: $10

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What: The James Island Artist Market rotates local artists and crafters each week and there will be live music and food and drinks available for purchase. Leashed dogs allowed.

When: 6-10 p.m.

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

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What: The Alley will host the 2015 Lebowski Bash in conjunction with the Charleston Music Hall. Now in its third year, The Alley’s Lebowski Bash honors the cult classic “The Big Lebowski” and its White Russian-sipping main character “The Dude,” with a screening at the Charleston Music Hall, bowling and an after-party with drink specials at The Alley.

When: 6 p.m. bowling; 8 p.m. movie; 10 p.m. after-party

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

Price: $10 movie and after-party; $60 dinner, movie, one White Russian at after-party; $80 bowling (team), movie, one White Russian at after-party

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What: Join Charleston’s hospitality community for a fundraiser benefiting the families of the Mother Emanuel tragedy. More than 50 restaurateurs and beverage purveyors will honor the victims, families and congregation of Mother Emanuel AME Church with a gathering to bring together the people of Charleston. The evening will also include a silent auction, music by The Mark Sterbank Group and the Lowcountry Voices gospel choir, along with a program featuring Charleston and AME church leaders. All proceeds will be donated directly to the nine families of the victims.

When: 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Where: Grand Ballroom, Belmond Charleston Place, 205 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $200

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What: Lowcountry blues from Shrimp City Slim and a BBQ buffet from Fiery Ron’s Home Team BBQ on this weekly Sunset Blues & BBQ harbor cruise aboard the Carolina Queen Riverboat.

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Charleston Harbor Tours at the City Marina, 17 Lockwood Drive, downtown Charleston

Price: $42.95

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What: This Charleston Police vs. Firefighter Tough Man Contest will feature three-round boxing fights to benefit the Lt. Will Rogers Foundation. Rogers, a Berkeley County sheriff’s deputy, was shot outside a gas station in May.

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Omar Shrine Temple, 176 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant

Price: $35

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What: “How to Field Dress an Android” is the 2014 winner of the What If? Play Festival. In a futurist world where humans hunt and harvest androids for survival, one young man’s jungle hunting excursion becomes his own moral and physical struggle to save his dying wife’s life. The play is suitable for ages 14 years and older.

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: What If? Productions at Threshold Theatre, 84 1/2 Society St., downtown Charleston

Price: $15-$20

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What: A small town flips when a mod rockster helps a shy outcast find her groove. This musical-comedy features 1960s tunes from Motown, the Beach Boys and more.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: 34 West Theater Co., 200 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $25

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What: This original dance musical features summer and beach-themed songs from the 1960s to the 1990s. Beer, wine and sodas will be available for purchase.

When: 8 p.m.

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

Price: $18-$45

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What: Threezus Comedy Tour featuring writers from Tosh.0: T.K. Kelly, Ricky Carmona and Nick Malis, with local opener Joseph Coker.

When: 9 p.m.

Where: Tin Roof, 1117 Magnolia Road, Charleston

Price: $8

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What: Go on a nostalgic journey and relive iconic moments in pop culture from the 1960s. Explore the books, toys, games, music, movies, TV and fashion that shaped the decade. Play the Barrel of Monkeys game at 11 a.m. and at 6 p.m., try special Mad Men Trivia. Special offers, prizes and giveaways.

When: 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

Where: Barnes & Noble, 1812 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., Charleston

Price: Free

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