What: The Association of Information Technology Professionals-Charleston Chapter will hold a lunch meeting. Sponsor is Integral Solutions. Guest speaker Andrew Miller, Varrow, will discuss disaster recovery for business and technology.
When: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. July 19
Where: Carrabba’s Italian Grill, 2150 Northwoods Blvd.
Price: AITP members: $20 prepaid, $25 at the door; AITP student members: $15; Guests: $30
What: The Society of American Military Engineers Charleston Post will meet. Ray Ramos speaks on “Roofing Solutions.”
Cost: member (any post), $20; Military, DOD and state employees, $12; nonmember, $30.
When: 11:30 a.m. July 19
Where: Hilton Garden Inn Charleston Airport, 5265 International Blvd.
What: Charleston Ballroom Dance Club holds dance lessons followed by a dance party. Private and group lessons are available.
When: 7:30-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays
Where: Charleston Ballroom Dance Club, 1632 Ashley Hall Drive
Price: $5 members $10 nonmembers for the evening
More Info: 871-6575 or www.ballroomdancecharleston.org
What: Guest speakers for the July meeting are Mark Gadomski, president of CDCA, and Tony Orlando, president of the Charleston Chapter of AFCEA. They will speak about their organizations and how those organizations play a role in the community and with WID.
When: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. July 20
Where: Carrabba’s, 2150 Northwoods Blvd.
Price: $20 for members; $25 for nonmembers.
What: An introduction to modern bridge conventions and competitive bidding is being offered by the Greater Charleston Duplicate Bridge Club. Participants will receive four lessons from ACBL Certified Instructors Polly and Richard Pekruhn, utilizing a relaxed, hands-on approach to learning. Handouts will be provided. The minimum class size is 12.
When: 9:30-11:30 a.m. July 23, 30, Aug. 6, 13
Where: Church of the Holy Cross- Sullivan’s Island, 2520 Middle St.
More Info: Register by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phoning Lindsey Butler at 881-0818 or Polly Pekruhn at 278-1619.
What: Trident Tek Talkers Toastmasters Club offers the chance for participants to learn how to have confidence in speaking in public, learn listening skills and thinking on their feet.
When: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Where: Trident Technical College, The College Center in Building 920,
More Info: 797-0301
What: Sea Island Republican Women’s Club meets on the fourth Monday at 6 p.m. at the River View Holiday Inn Restaurant. Enjoy dinner and keep informed about local, state and federal issues.
When: 6-7:30 p.m. July 23
Where: Holiday Inn Charleston-Riverview, 301 Savannah Highway
Price: Annual membership $30; dinner is $20
More Info: 607-0397
What: Toastmasters offers the chance for participants to learn how to have confidence in speaking in public, learn listening skills and thinking on their feet.
When: 7:30-8:30 p.m. July 24
Where: PDI Toastmasters (Pearlstine Distributors, Inc.), 1600 Charleston Regional Parkway
More Info: 388-6816
What: Beginner-intermediate lessons are offered by local dancers.
When: 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays
Where: MUSC Harper Student Center, 45 Courtenay Drive
Price: $5 per session
What: Local blues musicians rotate every Wednesday, showcasing a wide variety of styles and talent.
When: 8 p.m.-midnight every Wednesday
Where: Fiery Ron’s Home Team BBQ, 1205 Ashley River Road
More Info: 225-7427