Green Building LEED Review

What: The U.S. Green Building Council South Carolina offers a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) v4 rating system review on location and transportation. The class encourages project teams to take advantage of the infrastructure elements in existing communities that provide environmental and human health benefits. The session includes an overview of innovation, regional priority and the integrative process.

When: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15

Where: Craig Gaulden Davis, 19 Washington Park in Greenville

Price: $5-$10

More info: https://www.usgbc.org/usgbc-south-carolina

Charleston Apartment Association meeting

What: The February dinner meeting of the Charleston Apartment Association will focus on resident safety, with advice from the Charleston Police Department. The featured speaker will be Sgt. Trevor Shelor, who will discuss resident safety practices in apartment communities. He will empower attendees with helpful information and tools essential to keep staff and residents safe.

When: 5:30 p.m. registration, 6:30 p.m. meeting Tuesday, Feb. 20. Deadline to RSVP is Feb. 15.

Where: Crowne Plaza Hotel, 4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd. in North Charleston

Price: $39/member

More info: www.charlestonapartmentassociation.com

The Ponds: Walk Historic Rice Fields

What: The early history of Carolina’s principal cash crop, rice, is still visible in the swamps of the Lowcountry and particularly at The Ponds. In an event presented by The Ponds Conservancy, learn more about rice culture in the Carolinas and walk historic rice fields with professional archaeologist and historian Charles Philips of Brockington and Associates. He will discuss the rice culture and take the group on a tour of The Ponds rice fields near Schulz Lake, which is protected by The Ponds Conservancy.

When: 2 p.m. Feb. 25.

Where: Schulz-Lotz Farmhouse, 326 Hundred Oaks Parkway, Summerville

Price: Free (reservations required)

More info: https://goo.gl/oBy19P. For reservations, email pondsevents@associa.us or call 843-900-8556.

The Charleston Apartment Association

Cordially Requests Your Attendance at the

2018 Diamond Awards

Friday, March 9

6:30 - 7:30pm Reception and Registration

7:30pm Dinner, Awards and Dancing

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Gaillard Center

95 Calhoun Street

Charleston, SC 29401

$70/person

RSVP no later than Thursday, March 1 by clicking here.

Friendly reminder - all RSVPs are invoiced.

An array of sponsorship opportunities are available. Click here for opportunities and details. Sponsor sign-up deadline: Friday, February 23.

South Carolina Legislative Day

What: The South Carolina Apartment Association will host the 10th annual Legislative Day. A legislative program and overview of current bills affecting the multifamily housing industry will be covered.

When: April 18

Where: Columbia

Price: Registration details to come.

More info: www.charlestonapartmentassociation.com