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Oct 27

Charleston

The Work of Dr. Gabriel Manigault: An Intersection of Science, History, and Art with Curator of Natural History Matthew Gibson

Join Curator of Natural History, Matthew Gibson, as we continue The Charleston Museum’s 2022 fall lecture series by taking an in depth look at the scientific pursuits of Dr. Gabriel Manigault. Manigault, who served as Director of the Museum from 1873 through 1899, was particularly fascinated by...
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Oct 27

Hank Lives!: A Tribute to Hank Williams Sr.

Join award-winning songwriter and performer Paul Jefferson in this tribute to Country's great singer-songwriter, Hank Williams, Sr. Paul’s unique vocal style brings legendary Hank Williams, Sr to life. Listen for old favorites that inspired more contemporary artists. Local agent, producer, and...
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Oct 28

Charleston

Halloween Party: Trick or Treat at the Museum

Mummies, skeletons, bats, oh my! Kick off your Halloween celebrations with The Charleston Museum. Wear your eerie-sistible costumes and trick or treat through the Museum while learning about the spooky and creepy items in our collections. Stop by Kidstory to see our haunted Heyward-Washington House...
Oct 28

Charleston

Fossil Friday with the Natural History Department

Join Matthew Gibson, Curator of Natural History, or Jessie Peragine, Natural History Curatorial Assistant, on Fridays from 3:30 – 4:30 P.M. in the Bunting Natural History Gallery lab. They will be on hand to share projects they are currently working on and to help identify your fossil finds. This...
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Oct 28 - Nov 04

Charleston

Fossil Friday with the Natural History Department

Join Matthew Gibson, Curator of Natural History, or Jessie Peragine, Natural History Curatorial Assistant, on Fridays from 3:30 – 4:30 PM in the Bunting Natural History Gallery lab. They will be on hand to share projects currently being worked on and to help identify your fossil finds. FREE for...
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Oct 28

Silent Disco: Halloween Outdoors

Ever been to a silent disco? Now is your chance to see what everyone is talking about! It's basically having the BEST time dancing in silence. We kid you not! There will be DJs providing lots of tunes, but all the sound comes through headphones (that’s the key to the party!). Don your favorite...
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Oct 28

Ensemble 4.1 - Harry Jacobs Chamber Music Society

The only “Piano Windtet” of its kind: Ensemble 4.1! FOUR wind soloists from top German Orchestras and ONE unmistakable pianist Thomas Hoppe devote themselves to this still undiscovered wonderful musical genre. The communicative powers through its music and the intoxicating atmosphere this group...
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Oct 29

Charleston

Nature’s Pigments & Paint Making with Local Artist Kristy Bishop

In this workshop, participants will learn how to turn liquid natural dyes into their very own set of watercolors. Local artist Kristy Bishop will demonstrate the process of extracting color from plant and animal sources, how to lake the dyes (changing the pigments from water soluble to insoluble)...
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Oct 29

Summoning Spirits with Peter Boie

Summoning Spirits is a séance-meets-magic show that will make you scream! Peter brings to life old legends and haunted stories live on stage, for your delight... and fright. The show combines freaky magic effects with masterful storytelling to create one of the most unique and spine-tingling...
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Oct 30

Miss Newberry Competiton

Who will be crowned Miss Newberry? Come support the young ladies of Newberry and find out. This Scholarship Competition rewards bright, talented, young women ages 13-17 (Teen) & 18-25 (Miss) for scholastic achievement, exceptional talents, community service efforts, being a role model, high...
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Nov 02

Charleston

Kid Tours: Spies

Write a message in secret ink and try to decipher a coded letter! Learn about spies during the Revolution, the Civil War, and World War II. Kid Tours meet the first Wednesday of the month from August to May at 3:30 pm and include a craft project or activity. FREE for Members and FREE with admission...
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