What: Karpeles Manuscript Museum exhibit consists of two dozen items that focus on “The Adams Family” relating to the extraordinary role played by one of the “founding families” of the United States (Sam, John and John Quincy Adams).

When: Tuesday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 31

Where: Karpeles Manuscript Museum, 68 Spring St.

Price: Free More Info: 853-4651

What: “Seconds Please” Tea Room at Second Presbyterian Church will feature soups, salads, sandwiches and great homemade desserts. Proceeds support local mission projects.

When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. June 1, 2 Where: Second Presbyterian Church, 342 Meeting St.

Price: $2-$9 More Info: 723-9237

What: Two-hour evening rescue class meeting at a Johns Island pond. Learn and refine a variety of assisted and self rescues. Tuition includes kayak and gear.

When: 6 p.m. June 1 Where: Sea Kayak Carolina, 1731 Signal Point Road

Price: $45 More Info: Register at 225-7969. Visit www.seakayakcarolina.com

What: Music on the Green returns to Freshfields Village every Friday. Free, family-fun concerts will be held each week during the summer. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Bring a beach chair or blanket for the event.

When: 6-9 p.m. Fridays, through Aug. 31

Where: Freshfields Village Green, Crossroads of Johns, Seabrook and Kiawah islands

Price: Free More Info: 816-6684 or http://freshfieldsvillage.com/events/view/music-on-the-green-summer-concert-series

What: Shagging on the pier returns. 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. June 1 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: The Land of the Sky Gun and Knife Show returns to Ladson. There will be 350 tables of guns, knives, ammo, surplus, books, reloading supplies and shooting accessories.

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. June 2, and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 3

Where: Exchange Park Fairgrounds, 9850 U.S. 78

Price: $7 adults, kids 12 and under free

More Info: (770) 630-7296

What: Enjoy live entertainment, food and drinks, multiple outdoor activities and more. This event will benefit MUSC’s Happy Wheels, Abby’s Friends, Hugs for Harper and Keys For Hope.

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 2 Where: Wonder Works, 975 Savannah Highway

Price: Free More Info: 573-9300 or www.wonderworkscharleston.com

What: Charleston enlightenMEN will host its first Gay Days at Frankie’s Fun Park. Charleston enlightenMEN is bringing together the LGBTQ communities, families and friends for the event.

When: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. June 2 Where: Frankie’s Fun Park Charleston, 5000 Ashley Phosphate Road

Price: $14-$26 More Info: 732-606-2338 or http://gaydayatfrankiesfunpark.eventbrite.com/

What: Join the guides and naturalists of Sea Kayak Carolina for a kayak trip on the Folly River. Tour about three hours. Kayak and gear provided. Reservations required.

When: 5 p.m. June 2 Where: Sea Kayak Carolina, 1731 Signal Point Road

Price: $49 More Info: 225-7969 or www.seakayakcarolina.com

What: Christians and Jews of the Lowcountry are collaborating to celebrate the two communities’ joint support of the state of Israel. Bring your boat or show support from the docks and boardwalks.

When: 1 p.m. June 3 Where: Shem Creek Dock and Park, Shrimp Boat Lane

More info: friendshipflotilla.com

What: The Charleston Jewish Community Center will hold an Open House, opening its doors to the entire community for an afternoon of fun and fitness.

When: 1-3 p.m. June 3 Where: 1645 Wallenberg Blvd.

Price: Free More Info: 571-6565 or www.charlestonjcc.org

What: A Tri-county Cancer Survivors Day Event will be held.

When: 2-5 p.m. June 3 Where: Elks Lodge, 1113 Sam Rittenberg Blvd.

Price: Free More Info: 364-6001 or http://form.jotform.com/form/1311653420

What: This camp is for boys ages 4 to rising seniors and is divided into age groups.

When: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. June 4-8 Where: TD Arena, College of Charleston Campus, 301 Meeting St.

Price: $215/$115 More Info: 953-3081 or www.bobbycremins.com

What: Freshfields Village presents its annual weekly Farmers Market every Monday through Aug. 27.

When: 4-8 p.m. Mondays Where: Freshfields Village Green

Price: Free More Info: 816-6684 or http://freshfieldsvillage.com/events/view/farmer-s-market

What: Not Fiction Book Discussion features “Townie: A Memoir” by Andre Dubus III.

When: 6:30 p.m. June 5 Where: Main Library, 68 Calhoun St.

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