Summerville 9-12

What: The Summerville 9-12 Project holds monthly meetings.

When: 7 p.m. Every third Thursday of the month.

Where: Holiday Inn Express Charleston-Summerville, 120 Holiday Drive.

Scottish dance lessons

What: No partner needed.

When: 7 p.m. Thursdays.

Where: Felix Davis Community Center, 4800 Park Circle.

Price: Free.

More Info: 810-7797.


Crab Crack

What: Presented by Moore Sparks. Music will be provided by DJ Boss. The event will be sponsored by H&J Seafood, Goose Creek. Advance tickets are $10. All-you-can-eat crabs.

When: 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Sept. 16.

Where: Masonic Lodge, 1931 Stokes Ave.

Price: $10 advance tickets.

More Info: 478-9308.


Jane Austen Society

What: This monthly meeting of the Jane Austen Society of North America (South Carolina Region) will feature the opportunity to view the Regency-era literature collection of the Charleston Library Society.

When: 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 17.

Where: Charleston Library Society Building, 164 King St.

Price: Free.

More Info: 406-4735 or

Airborne Association

What: Chapter is open to both active and ex-military personnel of all branches of service who qualified to wear the "Jump Wings." The chapter meets the third Saturday of the month. You do not have to be a member of the American Legion to participate in chapter activities.

When: 1 p.m. the third Saturday of the month.

Where: American Legion Post 166, 116 Howe Hall Road.

More Info: 553-5454 or

BBQ Fundraiser

What: Tri-county Blue Star Families will hold a BBQ Dinner. Door prizes, a silent auction, raffle items and guest speaker will be featured. Entertainment will be provided by Just Good Enough. Proceeds will go to purchasing Stocking Stuffers for deployed troops.

When: 6-9 p.m. Sept. 17.

Where: American Legion Post 166, 116 Howe Hall Road, Goose Creek.

Price: $10 at door; $8 in advance.

More Info: 553-5454.


Federal workers

What: National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) Summerville chapter is hosting a representative from the Lt. Governor's Office on Aging. All current and retired federal employees, and spouses are welcome.

When: 1:30-2:30 p.m. Sept. 19.

Where: Faith Sellers Senior Center, 312 N. Laurel St., Summerville.

More info: Contact Barbara Bryan at 873-5773 or

Administrative Pros

What: International Association of Administrative Professionals Charleston chapter meets. Dinner: 6 p.m. ($10; RSVP by Sept. 16). Rosalie Dellenbach presents Communication Across Generations.

When: 6-8:30 p.m. Sept. 19.

Where: Lonnie Hamilton III Public Services Building, 4045 Bridge View Drive.

Price: Dinner $10; program free.

More Info: 218-5151.

Shag lessons

When: Juniors 6 p.m.; beginners 7 p.m.; advanced 7:30 p.m.; open dance 8-10 p.m. Mondays.

Where: Summerville Country Club, 400 Country Club Blvd.

Price: Free.

More Info: 214-0242 or

Thursday, Sept. 22


What: Allaboard Toastmasters aims to help teach confidence in speaking in public.

When: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 22.

Where: Goose Creek First Baptist Church, St. James Ave.

Price: Free.

More Info: 797-0301 or

Saturday, Sept. 24

Alice J. Cicenia Dinner

What: Dorchester County Democratic Party has Linda Ketner as speaker at the Alice J. Cicenia Dinner. Silent auctions will close with an open auction at evening's end. Catered by The Eclectic Chef.

When: 6 p.m. Sept. 24.

Where: Holiday Inn Express Charleston-Summerville.

Price: $25 advance/$30 door.

More info: For tickets, contact

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