Things to Do Tuesday, February 9, 2016

FILE PHOTO/AP Tonight the Charleston Library Society will celebrate the Brazilian festival of Carnival, pictured here in a parade from Rio de Janeiro in 2010, featuring Brazilian music, dancing, drinks and more.

What: Help experienced birders scan the ocean for a variety of ducks, seabirds and shorebirds to learn how to spot “bunches” of Red Knots, “rafts” of scoters and more.

When: 8:30-10 a.m.

Where: Edwin S. Taylor Fishing Pier, 101 E. Arctic Ave,. Folly Beach

Price: $6

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What: Join a Master Naturalist instructor to see the natural wonders of the park in a new light. Discover plants and animals and learn about their connections to the world around them.

When: 10 a.m.-noon

Where: Laurel Hill County Park, 1400 Highway 41, Mount Pleasant

Price: $9

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What: Chabad of Charleston and the Low Country will present its winter session of Mommy and Me with a Jewish Twist, an innovative program for infants and toddlers to explore Jewish themes in a stimulating and creative atmosphere, including music, crafts, multi-sensory experiences and more.

When: 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Where: Chabad of Charleston and the Low Country, 734 York St., Mount Pleasant

Price: $10

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What: The Glass Onion will celebrate Fat Tuesday with an authentic Cajun/Creole inspired menu for lunch and dinner, drink specials, inspired decor and zydeco music. Reservations recommended for dinner service.

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

Where: The Glass Onion, 1219 Savannah Highway, Charleston

Price: Free

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What: As part of the Charleston County Public Library’s South Carolina History Series, “First Steps Toward Civil Rights Equality in Charleston, 1866-1870,” led by historian Dr. Nic Butler, will tell the stories of a few forgotten Charlestonians who tested the waters during the early days of the struggle for civil rights after the Civil War and had some triumphs in the early years of Reconstruction.

When: 11:15 a.m.

Where: Johns Island Regional Library, 3531 Maybank Highway

Price: Free

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What: 82 Queen’s signature dish is its she crab soup and in celebration of the restaurant’s 34th birthday, it will donate $1.80 from every cup and bowl of she crab soup sold to One80 Place through Feb. 13. One80 Place provides food and shelter to Charleston’s homeless population.

when: 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. and 5:30-10 p.m.

where: 82 Queen, 82 Queen St., downtown Charleston

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What: Voodoo will host its Fat Tuesday celebration with “real deal New Orleans’ jazz” from Quentin Baxter & Friends beginning at 6:30 p.m., high-energy pop/funk/soul/jazz/R&B and more from Quiana Parler & Friends beginning at 8:30 p.m., New Orleans-style food and cocktail menus, costumes, drink specials and more.

when: Open from 4 p.m.-2 a.m.

where: Voodoo Tiki Bar & Lounge, 15 Magnolia Road, Charleston

price: $3

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What: Local indie Americana rocker Josh Roberts has taken over the Pour House Deck Residency from 6:30-9:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, featuring different guests each week in more stripped down and acoustic performances.

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

Where: The Pour House, 1977 Maybank Highway, James Island

Price: Free

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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: 7 p.m.

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

Price: $25

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What: A Brazilian combo, Porto Seguro, with guest vocalist, Ann Caldwell, will present a tour of Brazilian music, culture and Carnival traditions where attendees can experience the colorful diversity of the Brazilian celebration. Ann Caldwell and Porto Seguro will perform a concert of Brazilian Choro, Bossa Nova and Samba, supported by images from throughout Brazil. The evening will culminate in a reception with caipirinhas (Brazil’s national drink), samba dancing, more music and the drumming of Capoeira Charleston.

When: 7:30-9 p.m.

Where: Charleston Library Society, 164 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: $35 non-members; $25 members; $10 students with valid ID

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What: Music Farm Productions will present electro/pop/funk/dance/indie duo Cherub out of Nashville, Tenn. with pop/synthpop from Gibbz out of New York and hip-hop from Mike Floss, also out of Nashville, Tenn.

When: Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m.

Where: The Music Farm, 32 Ann St., downtown Charleston

Price: $22

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What: Beads, bowling and Bayou jazz at The Alley’s Mardis Gras party, featuring a special Cajun-inspired food menu, New Orleans-style jazz from the Brent Pace for Mayor Jazz Trio, King Cake cupcake roulette, drink specials, half-price bowling and more.

when: 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

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

price: Free admission

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