What: The North Charleston City Gallery presents “Expressions and Variations of Imagination” featuring 50 new works by landscape painter Ron Melick.
When: On view through July 31 Where: North Charleston City Gallery, 5001 Coliseum Drive
Price: Free admission and parking
More Info: 740-5854 or bit.ly/culturalarts
What: The Charleston Museum presents an original exhibition, Charleston Couture, in its Historic Textiles Gallery. The exhibit showcases more than 50 of the Low- country’s finest garments and accessories from the 1770s to the 1970s.
When: On view through Nov. 4 Where: Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St.
Price: Free with general admission
More Info: 722-2996 or www.charlestonmuseum.org/exhibits- charleston-couture
What: Renowned Charleston watercolorist Mary Whyte captures the essence of vanishing blue-collar professions in the South.
When: On view through Sept. 9 Where: Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St.
Price: Museum admission is $9 for adults; $7 for seniors, students and military; $5 for children 6-12; free for members and children under 6.
More Info: 722-2706 or www. gibbesmuseum.org/explore
What: The Historic Textile Gallery will feature a rotating exhibit of Seasonal Fashions. Get ready for summer and a change to beachwear, perfect for a romp in the surf or a stroll down the boardwalk. Some early bathing suits might surprise even the most ardent beach- goers.
When: Through Aug. 26 Where: Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St.
Price: Free with general admission
More Info: 722-2996, ext. 235, or www.charlestonmuseum.org/exhibits-current
What: Bottles ‘N Brushes is of- fering a weeklong day camp full of painting, pottery and crafts taught by professional artists with the themes of “Palmetto State of Mind” and “Under the Sea.” Each week is geared toward a specific age group (4-6 or 7-12), and camps will occur in the Summerville and West Ashley locations. Call or check online for details.
When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. July 9-13, July 16-20, July 23-27 and July 30-Aug. 3
Where: 120 N. Main St., Summerville; 1017 Wappoo Road, West Ashley
Price: $225 ($100 deposit required; $50 off for more than one week or if second child is registered.
More Info: 419-6077 (Summerville), 277-2807 (West Ashley) or www.bottlesnbrushes.com
What: Last chance to view “Jason Hackenwerth: The Tempest.” Live music, light hors d’oeuvres, drinks and a silent art auction of drawings will be included in the exhibition. All proceeds support Redux education and outreach programs for youths and families.
When: 5:30 p.m. July 9 Where: Redux Contemporary Art Center, 136 St. Philip St.
Price: Members $5/nonmembers $10
More Info: 722-0697 or www.reduxstudios.org
What: The Not Fiction Book Discussion features “The Hare With Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance” by Edmund De Waal.
When: 6:30 p.m. July 10 Where: Main Library, 68 Calhoun St.
Price: Free More info: www.ccpl.org
What: Cinebarre will be hosting its free outdoor film series every week. Music, food, beverages and fun starts at 6 p.m. followed by the movie at dark. July 11: “Superbad.”
When: 6 p.m. July 11, 18, 25, Aug. 1, 8
Where: 963 Houston Northcutt Blvd.
Price: Free More Info: 216-2690 or www.cinebarre.com
What: Two to three acts of improv comedy.
When: Arrive by 7:30 p.m. for tickets. 8-10 p.m. Wednesdays through Dec. 26
Where: Theatre 99, 280 Meeting St.
Price: $5 More Info: 853-6687 or www.theatre99.com
What: “Midsummer Night’s Dream” is an entertaining romp that stimulates the imagination. For this production, Threshold Repertory Theatre is configured as theater-in-the round.
When: 8-10 p.m. July 11-14, 18-21; 3 p.m. July 15 and 22
Where: 84 Society St. Price: $10
More Info: 704-996-7037 or www.thresholdrep.org
What: This evening stroll will be devoted to the fine art, cuisine and wine of Charleston, where connoisseurs can visit the city’s premier galleries and sample restaurants such as Anson, Oak, McCrady’s and more. Proceeds will benefit visual arts programs at the Gibbes Museum of Art, Redux the College of Charleston and the School of the Arts.
When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. July 13 Where: Downtown Charleston locations
Price: $45 more info: www.cfada.com
What: Family-fun concerts will be held each week during the summer. Guests can enjoy the sounds of rock ’n’ roll, jazz, funk, beach music, country and more. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. It is recommended that you bring a beach chair or blanket for the event. Sponsored by the town of Kiawah.
When: 6-9 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31
Where: Freshfields Village Green, crossroads of Johns, Seabrook and Kiawah islands
Price: Free More Info: 768-6491 or freshfieldsvillage.com/events/view/music-on-the-green- summer-concert-series