Today

Little Iron Chefs Camp

What: The mission is nutrition this week at the Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, where campers discover organic fruits and vegetables in their own Kids Garden. Make smoothies, healthy snow cones, granola and more at this camp for future chefs. Ages 3-7. Half-day and full-day camps available.

When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. July 25-29.

Where: 25 Ann St.

Price: $160-$260.

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org.

Percy Jackson Camp

What: Campers will create art activities and projects based on this popular children's book series. Ages 7-10. Half-day and full-day camps available.

When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. July 25-29.

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: $160-$260.

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org,

Dramatize! Camp

What: Designed for a variety of experience levels, Dramatize! develops talents and confidence by having participants rehearse and perform a play. Campers will learn the essentials of acting, design simple scenery and props, and perform their play for family and friends on the last day of camp.

When: 1-4 p.m. July 25-29.

Where: Creative Spark Arts Center, 757 Long Point Road.

Price: $225.

More Info: 881-3780.

Tuesday

Shell Art

What: Use tiny painted shells to create mosaic artwork. Recommended for ages 4-7.

When: 11:30 a.m.

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Free with museum admission ($7).

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org.

Wednesday

Entertainment Series

What: Best suited for ages 3-12. Only 300 seats will be sold for each show. July 27: Reptiles by the city of Charleston.

When: Seating begins at 9:30 a.m. and shows start at 10 a.m.

Where: North Charleston Wannamaker County Park, 8888 University Blvd.

Price: $5/$4 CCR discount/$5 walk-in/free for chaperons and children ages 2 and under.

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

Beautiful Butterflies

What: Examine the life cycle of moths and butterflies and see beautiful specimens in the Charleston Museum collection during Kid Tours. The series is designed to highlight artifacts from the collection that have fascinated children for years.

When: 3:30 p.m.

Where: 360 Meeting St.

Price: Free with museum admission and free for museum members.

More info: www.charlestonmuseum.org.

Thursday

Entertainment Series

What: Best suited for ages 3-12. Only 300 seats will be sold for each show. July 28: Reptiles by the city of Charleston.

When: Seating at Edisto Hall begins at 9:30 a.m. and shows start at 10 a.m.

Where: James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive.

Price: $5/$4 CCR discount/$5 walk-in/free for chaperons and children ages 2 and under.

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

Free Nature Movies

What: The Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center invites children ages 4 and up to enjoy a series of 30-minute nature movies each week. An activity will follow each film. Call the center to RSVP. July 28: "Forest Animals."

When: 11 a.m.

Where: 5821 U.S. Highway 17.

Price: Free.

More Info: 928-3368 or fws.gov/seweecenter.

Friday

Shark Week

What: This weeklong event made just for kids will feature shark-themed dive shows and interactive activities such as "Sharkeology" and "Shark Shapes."

When: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. July 29- Aug. 7.

Where: S.C. Aquarium, 100 Aquarium Wharf.

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

Tiny Tots Stories

What: Join the group in interactive story time just for toddlers. Explore colors, numbers, shapes and more. Recommended for ages up to 3.

When: 10:30 a.m.

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Free with museum admission ($7).

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org.

Create a Spaceship

What: Boxes, cardboard tubes and caps make super special spaceships. Join the group for this engineering program for little astronauts of all ages.

When: 3:30 p.m.

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Free with museum admission ($7).

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org.

Saturday

A Loop for Love 5K

What: The Loop For Love, 5K Memorial Walk, third annual Miles 4 Myles Event starts at Middleton Park and will be followed by a kids carnival. There will be a DJ spinning music, games for the kids, face-painting, jump castles and a water slide. The event is a fundraiser to make the park more "parent friendly" with the addition of picnic tables and benches for families to enjoy. The idea for a "Memorial Walk" is to wear a button or shirt with the image of a loved one who has died and walk in their memory.

When: 7-11 a.m.

Where: Middleton Park in Crowfield Plantation, 101 Hunters Lane.

Price: $10 per walker; $5 per stroller, pet or walking child.

More Info: 572-4758 or facebook.com/miles4mylesevent.

Sunday

Garden Crowns

What: Choose your favorite greenery from the garden and then finish in the art room by making a regal crown to wear all day long. Recommended for all ages.

When: 2 p.m.

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Free with museum admission ($7).

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org.

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