Mount Pleasant Magazine July/August 2023

21 www. ReadMPM. com | www.MountPl easantMagaz i ne. com | www. ShemCreekRes taurant s . com calendar of events Ride with an interpreter along an avenue of historic live oaks to a plantation cemetery, a Civil War earthen fort site and a historic rice mill chimney. From the top of one of the area’s highest bluffs, see a panoramic view of the Waccamaw River. --------------------------------------------------------------------- Ladies Night with Karaoke When: Thursdays 5/4/2023 - 9/7/2023 from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Where: Coconut Joe’s Beach Grill Hey ladies!! Join Coconut Joe’s every Thursday for drink specials and karaoke night with DJ Luna! We’re serving up specialty cocktails for just $5 and belting out all the ballads from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. We hope to see you and your gal pals there! --------------------------------------------------------------------- Shona Sculpture of Zimbabwe When: Exhibit runs through 8/27/2023 from 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Where: Brookgreen Gardens Featuring the work of acclaimed sculptor Dominic Benhura, and including works from many other Zimbabwean artists, this exhibit will include hundreds of sculptures, large and small. All works are available for purchase through Keepsakes, the Brookgreen Gardens gift shop. - ------------------------------------------------------------------- Junior Summer Tennis Programs When: Event runs through 8/12/2023 from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Where: Wild Dunes Resort Tiny Tots, ages 4 - 6, is 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.; Tennis Only Program, ages 7 - 16, is 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.; and Tennis Half Day Camp, ages 7 - 16, is 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. All levels are welcome to sign up! --------------------------------------------------------------------- Summer Light: Art by Night When: Event runs through 8/26/2023 from 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Where: Brookgreen Gardens Be enthralled by the lighting up of Brookgreen Gardens at night on Wednesday and Saturday evenings all summer! Experience Oak Allee and Beyond the Garden Wall like never before, immersing yourself with sounds and lights, the exquisite Conway Glass display, the “blooming flora” in the Children’s Garden and more. “Summer Light: Art by Night” will allow visitors to stroll the gardens in a new light. Various bands will accompany the light displays at each event. Teen Messy Night When: 7/10/2023 at 7:00 p.m. Where: Night Heron Park soccer field Kiawah Meet up at the Night Heron Park soccer field to participate in a series of messy games and challenges! Compete against others and be prepared to take part in classic lawn party games! Dress accordingly. Open to all teens ages 12 to 17. No reservation necessary. --------------------------------------------------------------------- Mystery Book Club When: 7/13/2023 from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Where: The Village Bookseller Two of The Village Bookseller’s most voracious readers have joined forces to create a book club around the genres of mystery, suspense and thrillers, ranging from classics by Agatha Christie to modern writers like Tana French and Ruth Ware. Join them every second Thursday for the Mystery Book Club, led by Megan Kelly and Paula Koetter! --------------------------------------------------------------------- Chris Stapleton When: 7/13/2023 at 7:00 p.m. Where: Credit One Stadium Christopher Alvin Stapleton is an American singersongwriter, guitarist and record producer. He was born in Lexington, Ky., and grew up in Staffordsville, Kentucky. --------------------------------------------------------------------- Reggae Nights: Mystic Vibrations When: 7/14/2023 from 7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Where: James Island County Park The deep roots of Mystic Vibrations began growing in Little London, Westmoreland, Jamaica and spread to the U.S. in 1992 via Ric Williams. The band has been blessed by establishing a large fan base that has steadily grown over the years. Their music speaks of love, unity and peace amongst all mankind; not forgetting the trials and tribulations of oppressed peoples. JULY