What: Fall in love with all things shark during this week-long event made just for kids. Sit in on shark-themed dive shows, participate in interactive activities such as “Sharkeology,” “Shark Stations” and “Shark Shapes,” then play in the shark cage, take your picture in the mouth of a shark and marvel at the sharks in the Great Ocean Tank. Shark Week activities are free with general admission or membership.

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. July 27

Where: South Carolina Aquarium, 100 Aquarium Wharf

Price: Free with general admission or membership

More Info: 577-3474 or www.scaquarium.org

What: The Charleston Museum presents an original exhibition, Charleston Couture, in its Historic Textiles Gallery. The exhibit showcases more than 50 of the Lowcountry’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: Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready for summer as shagging on the pier returns. Let loose, breathe in the ocean breeze, and dance the night away to the sounds of oldies and beach music provided by DJ Jim Bowers of 1340 The Boardwalk. Beverages will be available for purchase. Advance ticket purchase is recommended.

When: 7-11 p.m. July 27, Aug. 10, Aug. 31, Sept. 21, Oct. 12

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

Price: $10/$8 CCR Discount ($10 on-site if available)

More Info: 795-4386 or www.ccprc.com

What: Epsilon Sigma Alpha will hold a Mall Walk in honor of their 40 year partnership with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and partial proceeds will also go to S.C. Easter Seals. Free refreshments will be available for participants, as well as a raffle for a gift basket with a $100 value.

When: 7 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. walk July 28

Where: Northwoods Mall, Rivers Avenue

Price: $10

More Info: 970-223-2824 or www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org

What: The camp is for ages 4-16 and will be instructed by Scott Rosenthal. For more information, email visitadmin@scottsworldofgolf.com.

When: 8:30 a.m. July 30-Aug. 3

Where: Scott’s World of Golf at Charleston National, 4157 Victory Point Dr.

Price: $195

More Info: 425-0781 or swogcharleston.com/kids-golf

What: Let your child work with others on a play and its stage design. Performance on last day of camp. Ages 8-12.

When: 9 a.m.-noon July 30-Aug. 3.

Where: G.M. Darby Building, 302 Pitt St.

Price: $65 resident of Mount Pleasant/$79 nonresident

More Info: 849-2061 or www.tompsc.com

What: Want a day camp your kids will beg to go to? Come learn to stand up paddle and kayak on Folly Beach and Folly River. Also learn to paddle surf the waves on Folly Beach and explore Folly’s ecology and marine science. For kids ages 12-16.

When: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. July 30-Aug. 2

Where: 6th St. West Beach Access, 6th Street West

Price: $300

More Info: 817-7877 or www.charlestonsupsafaris.com

What: Enjoy music and movement as well as have swimming lessons taught by certified Red Cross instructors. Ages 3-7.

When: 9-11:30 a.m. July 30-Aug. 2

Where: R.L. Jones Center, 391 Egypt Road

Price: $$70 resident of Mount Pleasant/$84 nonresident

More Info: 884-2528 or www.tompsc.com

What: Beginning batons kills will be taught while incorporating dance skills to increase coordination and flexibility. Ages 6-10.

When: 9 a.m.-noon July 30-Aug. 3

Where: Park West Recreation Complex, 1251 Park W Blvd.

Price: $65 resident of Mount Pleasant/$79 nonresident

More Info: 856-2196 or www.tompsc.com

What: This week-long camp will include crafts, swimming, outdoor activities and special field trips. Ages 10-12.

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. July 30-Aug. 3

Where: Park West Recreation Complex, 1251 Park W Blvd.

Price: $140 resident of Mount Pleasant/$154 nonresident

More Info: 884-2528 or www.tompsc.com

What: Playgroup for ages 3-4.

When: 9 a.m.-noon July 30-Aug. 3

Where: Park West Recreation Complex, 1251 Park W Blvd.

Price: $70 residents of Mount Pleasant/$84 nonresident

More Info: 884-2528 or www.tompsc.com

What: Each day of camp will be filled with a mini karate lesson. Ages 6-12.

When: 1-4 p.m. July 30-Aug. 3

Where: Park West Recreation Complex, 1251 Park W Blvd.

Price: $70 resident of Mount Pleasant/$8o4 non-resident

More Info: 856-2196 or www.tompsc.com

What: For those students who have been through the basic modeling course and want to learn more about high-fashions, runway movement and photo sessions. Ages 5-16.

When: 1-4 p.m. July 30-Aug. 3

Where: G.M. Darby Building, 302 Pitt St.

Price: $60 resident of Mount Pleasant/$74 nonresident; $25 materials fee payable to instructor

More Info: 849-2061 or www.tompsc.com

What: Expand your ability to draw and paint, plus learn about printmaking and other fun art projects at this camp. Ages 7 and up.

When: 2-4:30 p.m. July 30-Aug. 3

Where: G.M. Darby Building, 302 Pitt St.

Price: $60 resident of Mount Pleasant/$74 nonresident

More Info: 849-2061 or www.tompsc.com

What: Bring all of your collected seashells. Embellish a frame and a box to make a one of a kind memory of life at the beach. Ages 6-9.

When: 2-4 p.m. July 30-Aug. 3

Where: Park West Recreation Complex, 1251 Park W Blvd.

Price: $40 resident of Mount Pleasant/$47 nonresident

More Info: 849-2061 orwww.tompsc.com

What: Little Dragons is for beginner 4-and 5-year-olds. Group works on physical skills and exercises for awareness, discipline and focus.

When: 6:30-7:15 p.m. Mondays and 4-4:45 p.m. Tuesdays

Where: Masters Studios, 1888 Raoul Wallenberg Blvd.

Price: Call for options

More info: 766-4376 or mastersstudios.com

What: Black belt instructors will safely guide your child and teach them commands, fundamental kicks and punches. For ages 3-5.

When: 3 p.m. Wednesdays

Where: Arts For Fitness, 539 Long Point Road

Price: Call for pricing options.

More Info: 556-4391 or www.artsforfitness.com

What: Hats can protect us from the sun, signify status or be worn just for fun. Explore the many different types of hats in our collection and make one to take home. Kid Tours meet the first Wednesday of every month and include a craft project or activity.

When: 3:30 p.m. Aug. 1

Where: Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St.

Price: Free for Museum members and free with admission ($10/adults, $5/children, under 3 free)

More info: 722-2996 or www.charlestonmuseum.org

What: The summer session is designed for children ages 3 months to 3 years and their moms, to experience Jewish traditions in a stimulating and creative atmosphere. Activities include cooking, crafts, songs, stories and more.

When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 9

Where: Chabad of Charleston, 734 York St.

Price: $8 suggested donation

More Info: 884-2323 or www.southernspirit.org

What: Wine tastings to benefit local charities.

When: 4-6 p.m.

Where: Newton Farms (Kiawah/Seabrook), 515 Freshfields Drive

More Info: 243-3276 or www.newtonfarms.net/

What: Spend an evening dancing on the Mount Pleasant Pier to live classic oldies and beach music. Beverages will be available for purchase. Advance purchase is recommended. In the event of cancellation, tickets will be good for any 2012 Shaggin’ on the Cooper event. Ages 3 and up.

When: 7-11 p.m. Aug. 4, Sept. 8

Where: Mount Pleasant Pier, 71 Harry Hallman Blvd.

Price: $10/$8 CCR Discount/$10 on-site if still available

More Info: 795-4386 or www.ccprc.com

What: The Slim Down the South Celebrity Softball Challenge aims to raise awareness and funds for Louie’s Kids and Run Buddies. The organizations combat childhood obesity in the areas hardest hit by this epidemic.

When: 7:05 p.m. Aug. 4

Where: Joe Riley Park, Lockwood Boulevard

Price: Ticket prices vary

More Info: 724-9367 or www.slimdownthesouth.com

What: Program focuses on building character and developing physical skills in a fun atmosphere. The objective is to have each student get smarter, get stronger and to have a great time doing it. Students will be taught new techniques. Games and drills will fine tune skills and understanding. Stretching and conditioning will strengthen the body. Ages 4-13.

When: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 6-10

Where: Masters Studios Of Self Defense, 1021 Rifle Range Road

Price: Daily: $25/half, $40/full; Weekly: $100/half, $175/full

More Info: 881-4866 or mastersstudios.com

What: Emphasis in this camp is on marine science in the harbor. Campers will do experiments, discuss flight speeds, study water samples in the lab and learn about erosion and ocean tides. Bring lunch. Ages 7-11.

When: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 6-10

Where: Patriots Point Naval And Maritime Museum, 40 Patriots Point Road

Price: $150 resident of Mount Pleasant/$164 nonresident

More Info: 884-2528 or www.tompsc.com

What: This camp will teach the basics of paddling, proper technique and safety. Ages 8-14.

When: 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 6-9

Where: Park West Recreation Complex, 1251 Park W Blvd.

Price: $120 resident of Mount Pleasant/$134 nonresident

More Info: 856-2196 orwww.tompsc.com

What: In this camp, children will learn positive benefits for self discipline, gain confidence, develop coordination and increase strength and flexibility. Ages 3-6

When: 9-11 a.m. Aug. 6-10

Where: G.M. Darby Building, 302 Pitt St.

Price: $40 residents of Mount Pleasant/$47 nonresidents; $25 materials fee to instructor

More Info: 849-2061 or www.tompsc.com

What: Campers will learn the classical “Swan Lake.” Performance last day of camp. Dance attire required. Ages 3-5.

When: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Aug. 6-10

Where: G.M. Darby Building, 302 Pitt St.

Price: $60 resident of Mount Pleasant/$74 nonresident

More Info: 849-2061 or www.tompsc.com

What: Amaze your friends and family with your magic tricks. Ages 7-12.

When: 10 a.m.-noon Aug. 6-10

Where: Park West Recreation Complex, 1251 Park W Blvd.

Price: $70 Resident of Mount Pleasant/$84 nonresident; $14 materials fee to instructor

More Info: 849-2061 or www.tompsc.com

What: Our science camps offer a unique combination of fun and hands-on activities. Ages 5-12.

When: 1-4 p.m. Aug. 6-10

Where: Park West Recreation Complex, 1251 Park W Blvd.

Price: $110 resident of Mount Pleasant/$124 nonresident

More Info: 849-2061 or www.tompsc.com

What: Experience many aspects of the theatre like improvisation, voice projection, stage direction, simple script work, pantomine, musical numbers and monologues with a performance on the last day. Instructed by Ms. Angelia. Ages 7-12.

When: 1-4 p.m. Aug. 6-10

Where: G.M. Darby Building, 302 Pitt St.

Price: $65 resident of Mount Pleasant/$79 nonresident/week

More Info: 849-2061 or www.tompsc.com

What: Campers will have the opportunity to make a new fun project every day. Sewing machines provided. For beginners.

When: 1-3 p.m. Aug. 6-10

Where: G.M. Darby Building, 302 Pitt St.

Price: $50 resident of Mount Pleasant/$64 nonresident; $10 materials fee to instructor

More Info: 849-2061 or www.tompsc.com

What: This program proves it’s never to early to impress upon young girls how to have and maintain a positive attitude about themselves.

When: 1:30-3:30 p.m. Aug. 6-9

Where: Park West Recreation Complex, 1251 Park W Blvd.

Price: $65 resident of Mount Pleasant/$79 nonresident

More Info: 856-2196 orwww.tompsc.com

What: Create your own jewelry in this camp. Ages 6-9.

When: 2-4 p.m. Aug. 6-10

Where: Park West Recreation Complex, 1251 Park W Blvd.

Price: $40 resident of Mount Pleasant/$47 nonresident

More Info: 849-2061 or www.tompsc.com

What: Campers that have sewing experience will have the opportunity to make a new project each day. Ages 10 and up: Intermediate. Ages 12 and up: Advanced.

When: 3-5 p.m. Aug. 6-10

Where: G.M. Darby Building, 302 Pitt St.

Price: $50 resident of Mount Pleasant/$64 non-resident; $10 materials fee to instructor

More Info: 849-2061 or www.tompsc.com

What: “Jazzercise with Jodi” is a fun way for women to exercise and learn the basics of jazz dance.

When: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Aug. 7-Dec. 11

Where: Grace on the Ashley Baptist Church, 2014 Bees Ferry Road

Price: $5 per class

More Info: 709-0602

What: The Ruth Rhoden Craven Foundation hosts a support group for women who are suffering or who have suffered from postpartum depression or anxiety and their families. Park in the lot behind the church and enter the educational building, not the chapel.

When: 6:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month

Where: Church of the Holy Cross, Daniel Island Drive and Seven Farms Drive

Price: Free

More Info: 769-0444 or www.ppdsupport.org

What: Mothers & More isn’t your typical moms’ group. There are playgroups, but they’re as much to give the mothers the chance to play together as for the kids. At-home moms, moms in the full-time paid workforce and moms somewhere in between keep you all connected. In addition to playgroups and children’s activities, there are regular MNO’s (Mom’s Night Out activities). Email summervillemoms@yahoo.com for more information.

When: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 7, Sept. 4, Oct. 2, Nov. 6

Where: Bethany U.M.C Cottage, 118 West 3rd St.

What: These classes are designed for toddlers (18 months-3 years) and a parent, grandparent or friend to play and explore in the Charleston Museum. Each program includes four craft projects as well as finger paints, a puppet stage, a sandbox and more. Price includes Museum admittance and program for one child and one adult.

When: 10-11 a.m. Aug. 8

Where: Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St.

Price: $6/Museum members, $9/nonmembers.

More info: 722-2996 or www.charlestonmuseum.org

What: At this workshop we will help you evaluate your skills as an entrepreneur by discussing common traits of successful entrepreneurs and learning what lenders are looking for. This is an opportunity for potential and current business owners to learn about building a strong foundation for their business. You will meet our business counselors and have the chance to be able to network with other like-minded women.

When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Aug. 8

Where: South Carolina Women’s Business Center, 129 Cannon St.

Price: $10

More Info: 763-7333 or www.scwbc.net/events.html

What: If you’re new to the area, join group for lunch and connect with other busy women, share information and ideas and find resources to help you get where you want and need to be. Jennifer Buddin, The Little Black Book, and Holly Roberson, Go Charleston Deals.

When: Noon-1 p.m. Aug. 9

Where: Center for Women, 129 Cannon St.

Price: Free

More Info: 763-7333 or www.c4women.org

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