What: “Spiritual Mountaineering: Hiking the Sermon on the Mount.” Christian Science lecturer Chet Manchester will speak on Jesus’ teachings and lessons from the sermon.
when: Picnic/music noon; talk 1 p.m. May 6
Where: Hampton Park, Moultrie St.
Price: Free More Info: 723-3217 or www.christiansciencecharleston.org
What: A night of “purpose-full” music as Wes Adams presents his concert, “Let’s Round-Up the Strays Before the Last Days.”
When: 5 p.m. May 6 Where: Charleston Baptist Church, 13 San Miguel Road
Price: Free. More Info: 556-4673 or www.charlestonbaptist.org
What: St. James Community Orchestra performs works of Rimsky-Korsakov, Stamitz, Bizet and Richter.
When: 5:30 p.m. May 6 Where: St. James Episcopal Church, 1872 Camp Road
What: Christian-centered 12-step program begins with dinner, followed by praise and worship, a lesson, group discussions.
When: 6 p.m. Sundays Where: The Baptist Church @ Riverland Terrace, 2023 Wappoo Drive, James Island.
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What: University of Kentucky Chorale will feature music of Bach, Tchesnokov, Whitacre, the spiritual, “Ezekiel Saw De Wheel” and more performed by the mixed choir.
When: 7:30-9 p.m. May 8 Where: First (Scots) Presbyterian Church, 53 Meeting St.
Price: Free More Info: 256-665-6192 or www.uky.edu/FineArts/Music/ensembles/choral.
What: Be part of this family affair at the Sweetgrass Cultural Arts Pavilion with barbecue and a bonfire, jump castles, games and rides and live music by Rick Recht. Presented by the Charleston Jewish Community Center and Chabad of Charleston.
When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. May 10 Where: Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park, Harry M. Hallman Jr. Boulevard.
Price: $8 individual, $36 family
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What: Annual event with authentic Greek food, folk dancing, crafts and more. Free parking at Riley Park with free and frequent shuttle buses to and from festival. Proceeds will benefit local charities.
When: 11 a.m.-10 p.m. May 11-12; noon-6 p.m. May 13
Where: Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity, 30 Race St.
Price: $3 admission, $1 senior citizens and college students, children under 12 free and moms free on Mother’s Day.
More Info: 577-2063 or www.GreekFest.us
What: Host pastor is Byron Graham, and guest speaker will be Dr. Patricia Bailey Jones of Masters Touch Ministries.
When: 7 p.m. May 11 Where: Lighthouse Christian Center, 1140 Boone Hill Road, Summerville
Price: Free More Info: 270-8647 or www.lighthousechristianword.org
What: Dorothy Stafford of the Ganden Kadampa Buddhist Center, will teach how to make a traditional Buddhist mala with semi-precious stones. Register by May 9.
When: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. May 12
Where: Circular Congregational Church, 150 Meeting St.
Price: $25 More Info: 803-256-0150 or www. meditationinsouthcarolina.org
What: This collection reflects daily activities of those living in Cuba, with special emphasis on rural, agrarian communities. Many of the paintings are depictions of ancient belief systems and myths based on Santeria, a synthesis of Yoruba religions from Africa and Catholicism.
When: 2:30-5:30 p.m. May 12, opening night
Where: Charleston Main Library, 68 Calhoun St.
Price: Free More Info: 239-265-0540 or www.reynierllanes.com
What: This evening of worship will feature professional jazz or blues musicians.
When: 6 p.m. May 13 Where: Circular Congregational Church, 150 Meeting St.
What: LYRA, a five-voice a cappella choir from St. Petersburg, Russia, will sing sacred and folk music from Russia and the Orthodox Christian tradition. This event will be open to the public.
When: 7 p.m. May 13 Where: Holy Ascension Orthodox Church, 265 N. Shelmore Blvd., Mount Pleasant.
Price: Freewill offering will be taken for the 10th anniversary of the parish and to support LYRA.
More Info: 881-5010 or www.ocacharleston.org