Things to Do Wednesday, April 22, 2015

File/AP Photo Poet Richard Blanco, who spoke at the president's sinauguration in January 2013, will present a lecture and reading tonight.

What: Mellow Mushroom Avondale will host Brewery Feature Nights, with craft beer tastings and a chance to learn more from the brewery representatives. Tonight’s feature is Victory Brewing Company.

When: 5-8 p.m.

Where: Mellow Mushroom, 19 Magnolia Road, Charleston

Price: $4 tastings

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What: Practice yoga on the beach with live acoustic music. Open to all fitness levels. Call (843) 795-4386 to register.

When: 5:45 p.m.

Where: Folly Beach County Park, 1100 West Ashley Ave., Folly Beach

Price: $8-$10

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What: Sip and stroll in a different garden location each week while sampling old and new world wines.

When: 6 p.m.

Where: Middleton Place, 4300 Ashley River Road, Charleston

Price: $20 advance; $25 at event

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What: This continuing education course will focus on hybrid desserts, the melding of two distinct desserts into one masterpiece.

When: 6-9 p.m.

Where: Trident Technical College, Main Campus, 7000 Rivers Ave., North Charleston

Price: $59

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What: The four-course menu is perfectly paired with cocktails crafted with Cathead Distillery’s Cathead Vodka, Bristow Gin and Hoodoo Chicory Liqueur. The second annual Cocktail Supper will kick off with a reception on the patio with live music.

When: 6:30 p.m.

Where: Circa 1886 Restaurant, 149 Wentworth St., Charleston

Price: $75

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What: A lecture by John K. Grande. As the landscape and environments change on our planet, artists’ engagement with nature becomes increasingly relevant to the broader cultural discourse on globalization and ecology.

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Room 309, Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St., Charleston

Price: Free

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What: Experience the musical sounds that help define Charleston's history including gospel, Geshwin, Civil War, jazz and light classics in this 75 minute concert.

When: 7 p.m.

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

Price: $28 for adults; $26 for seniors over 62; $16 for students; Free for children 12 and under

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What: Richard Blanco, the fifth and youngest inaugural poet in U.S. history, as well as the first Latino to hold the honor, will give a lecture and reading of his work. The event is free and open to the public. No tickets are required.

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Lecture Hall, Academic Magnet High School, 5109 W. Enterprise St., North Charleston

Price: Free