What: Travel back in time to learn about creatures, customs and cultures throughout history. Price includes crafts, activities, admission and a snack. Ages 6-10. Reservations required.

Where: Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St.

Price: $130; $110

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

What: The Charleston Museum presents an original exhibition, Charleston Couture. The exhibit showcases more than 50 of the Lowcountry’s finest garments and accessories from the 1770s to the 1970s.

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 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 water-colorist Mary Whyte captures, with detail and sensitivity, 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: This exhibition showcases a stunning collection of photographs documenting African-American folk gardens, and their creators, by fine art photographer Vaughn Sills.

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: This Karpeles Manuscript Museum consists of two dozen items that focus on “The Adams Family” relating to the extraordinary role played by 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: The North Charleston Farmers Market takes place every Thursday. The market offers an abundance of fresh, locally grown produce, and features art and craft booths, food vendors and entertainment. Enjoy live music every first, third and fifth Thursday and visual art demonstrations by local artists every second and fourth Thursday. Market open noon-7 p.m./entertainment is 4-6 p.m.

When: Noon-7 p.m. through Oct. 25

Where: North Charleston’s Old Village, East Montague Ave.

Price: Free

More Info: 740-5854 or http://northcharleston.org

What: Music and entertainment will be all over town with Lowcountry Classics on Hutchinson Square. Jerry Galloway will croon some tunes for the Art Walk on Short Central. Catch the Homespun Hoops put on a hula hoop expedition at 7:15 on Hutchinson Square. The shops and restaurants will join in the fun with hot deals and cool meals.

When: 5-8 p.m. July 19

Where: Third Thursday in downtown Summerville, 200 S. Main St.

Price: Free

More Info: 871-7260 or www.summervilledream.org

What: Presented by the Without Walls ministry, this event will discuss post-disaster issues such as food storage, water, solar power, gardening, security, sanitation, medical needs and more.

When: 6:30-9 p.m. July 20, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. July 21

Where: First Assembly of God, 2957 Savannah Highway

Price: $15 advance, $18 at door

More Info: 958-0703 or http://withoutwallsministry.org/preppers

What: American folk dancing with live music. Arrive early for a brief tutorial. Live music from Contraforce.

When: 7:30-10:30 p.m. July 20

Where: Felix Davis Community Center, Park Circle

Price: $8

More Info: 224-3610 or http://charlestonfolk.weebly.com

What: Learn to knit a fun bag to take to the beach or the market or wherever your summer takes you. All that is required is basic knitting know-how: cast on, knit, purl, bind off. Bring your own 200-300 yards of worsted weight cotton yarn, either in one color or several, US size 10 (6mm) straight needles, US size 4 (3.5mm) double pointed needles, yarn needle and scissors. Pattern provided.

When: 10 a.m.-noon July 21

Where: Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St.

Price: $25/member, $30/nonmember

More Info: 722-2996, ext. 235 or www.charlestonmuseum.org/event.asp?ID=496

What: Noted pirate historian Eric Lavender of Charleston Pirate Tours, in period apparel, brings Charleston’s Golden Age of Piracy to life with stories of Blackbeard’s most notorious exploit, the capture and execution of Stede Bonnet and others. Other pirate tours are available. Check the website.

When: 1:30 p.m. Saturdays

Where: Powder Magazine, 79 Cumberland St.

Price: $8

More Info: 442-7299 or www.charlestonpiratetour.com

What: Come hear your favorite jazz standards in a beautiful setting. Vintage Voices: An Evening of Acoustic Jazz, featuring Kim Pacheco and Jessica Minahan White, vocals; and Richard White, piano.

When: 6 p.m. July 22

Where: St. John’s Lutheran Church, 5 Clifford St.

Price: Free

More Info: 723-2426 or http://stjohnscharleston.org

What: This camp is for boys ages 4 -rising seniors and is divided into age groups. It is an introductory camp designed to teach campers basketball skills and activities. Campers that are full day receive a free lunch. A half-day option for ages 4-6 is available.

When: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. July 23-27

Where: TD Arena-College of Charleston Campus, 301 Meeting St.

Price: $215/$115

More Info: 953-3081 or www.bobbycremins.com

What: 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.

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: Kick off Shark Week with a waterfront concert that is not to be missed. Enjoy several local bands as they perform out on the Riverside Terrace, or listen to the sounds of a DJ inside the Aquarium. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. with a full cash bar, including drink specials. All proceeds will go towards the care of the animals at the Aquarium.

When: 7:30-11 p.m. July 27

Where: South Carolina Aquarium, 100 Aquarium Wharf

Price: Tickets include music and food, and can be purchased in advance for $25 and at the door for $30; members enjoy $20 tickets; must be 21 to attend.

More Info: 577-3474

What: Epsilon Sigma Alpha will hold a Mall Walk in honor of its 40-year partnership with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Partial proceeds will go to S.C. Easter Seals. Refreshments will be avail-able.

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: Edward Jones will be hosting Stuff the Bus Tournament for Berkeley County School District Stuff the Bus Campaign. The event will include a four-person scramble, carts and green fees, lunch and award reception following the golf.

When: 9 a.m. July 28

Where: Crowfield Country Club, 300 Hamlet Circle, Goose Creek

Price: Individual, $75; team, $300

More Info: 899-8553 or www.berkeley.k12.sc.us

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