Mount Pleasant Magazine July/August 2023

23 www. ReadMPM. com | www.MountPl easantMagaz i ne. com | www. ShemCreekRes taurant s . com calendar of events --------------------------------------------------------------------- Isle of Palms Farmers Market When: 7/20/2023 from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Where: Isle of Palms Recreation Department The market features over 60 vendors including local farmers, artists, crafters, photographers, live music, specialty foods, food trucks, face painting and more! --------------------------------------------------------------------- Historical Fiction Book Club When: 7/20/2023 from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Where: The Village Bookseller A historical fiction book club moderated by bookseller Tammy Watkins, a retired English teacher with a nose for brilliant historical fiction novels. Meets on the third Thursday of each month. --------------------------------------------------------------------- 19th Annual Sweetgrass Festival When: 7/22/2023 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Where: Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park Offering free admission, entertainment and activities, the Sweetgrass Festival also provides an opportunity for local basket makers to showcase, promote and market their sweetgrass merchandise to locals as well as cultural tourists from around the country. --------------------------------------------------------------------- Dancing on the Cooper When: 7/22/2023 from 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Where: Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park Summertime calls for live music and dancing on the Mount Pleasant Pier! Local bands perform a variety of live music, including beach/shag, Cuban salsa, funk/soul, rock, jazz, country, Motown and more. --------------------------------------------------------------------- Pickleball Pro Event When: 7/22/2023 and 7/23/2023 from 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Where: Wild Dunes Resort Current touring pro Anderson Scarpa and Damien Spizzo, director of pickleball at Wild Dunes Resort, are teaming up for a special summer camp. Focus on basic fundamental skills, grips, stroke development strategy and, of course, strategies to win at your current level and more. Instruction will be given by Spizzo, Scarpa and the professional staff. Lunch and light refreshments will be provided. --------------------------------------------------------------------- Kids Adventure TerrariumWorkshop When: 7/24/2023 at 4:00 p.m. Where: PlantHouse 832 Coleman Blvd. The Kids Adventure TerrariumWorkshop is the perfect family activity! Join PlantHouse for a fun workshop where you’ll learn how to create a unique terrarium complete with air plants, decor and adventurous figurines. Recommended for ages 6+. --------------------------------------------------------------------- Tie Dye Series When: 7/24/2023 - 7/28/2023 from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Where: AR Workshop Our grooviest week of camp includes four tie-dye projects, an all-new Spin Art experience and unlimited creativity. Campers will gain an understanding of pattern design, color theory and working with a variety of materials. --------------------------------------------------------------------- Ladybug Day When: 7/29/2023 at 10:00 a.m. Where: Magnolia Plantation & Gardens Join the team at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens on Saturday, July 29, for their 10th Annual Ladybug Day! This family-friendly event will take place from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. --------------------------------------------------------------------- Isle of Palms Beach Run When: 7/29/2023 at 8:00 a.m. Where: 1008 Ocean Blvd. 5k & 10k Run and Walk sponsored by the Isle of Palms Recreation Department; early registration $30 for run / walk and $10 for kids’ fun walk. --------------------------------------------------------------------- 21st Annual Folly Beach Wahine Classic When: 7/29/2023 - 7/30/2023 from 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Where: The Washout Folly Beach Surf sisters, mark your calendars for the best weekend of the year! All are welcome to cheer these surfers on the waves at the longest running all-female surf contest on the East Coast!