Event Calendar

  • 04
    04.October.Thursday

    When I First Remember - Season 3

    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Oct-04-18-Jan-24-19
    Old Bethel United Methodist Church
    222 Calhoun St., Charleston, SC 29401

    ‘When I First Remember’, an interactive musical play by Lady In White Productions. Experience a journey through the eyes and the voices of the Gullah Geechee heritage and community, a blend of true events from the city of Historic Charleston’s slave trade and the survival of the enslaved Africans. ‘When I First Remember’, a bittersweet story filled with commemorations dedicated to the storytelling, dancing, and music of the Gullah Geechee Culture, rooted right here in the Lowcountry.

    The evening continues with a marketplace where attendees can meet the actors as well as purchase artisan crafts, goods and cuisine from local Gullah-Geechee vendor.

    Facebook.com/WhenIFirstRemember

    VENUE: OLD BETHEL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
    222 Calhoun St.
    Charleston, SC 29401

    ADMISSION: $21

    ADVANCED TICKETS:
    Charleston Visitors Center
    375 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403

    DOOR TICKETS: 6:30PM

    CAST
    Samelia Adams – Director
    Queen E Atterberry – Conjure Woman and Producer
    Rose Atterberry – Momma Hattie
    Duane Branch – Buster
    Morganne Lamberth – Tissie
    Chaquis Maliqi – Olivia the SongBird
    Sharon Cooper-Murray – The Gullah Lady
    Leneke G. Washington – Elsie

    Learn more at: WhenIFirstRemember.com/cast

  • 05
    05.October.Friday

    Steven Curtis Chapman

    7:00 pm-11:00 pm
    Oct-05-18
    Charleston Music Hall
    37 John Street Charleston, SC 29403

    Public on sale: Friday, June 1 at 10AM EST Dinner & Show option available for an additional $32 Call for reservations after purchasing Dinner & Show option Dinner at Vincent Chicco’s – (843) 203-3002 Dinner at Virginia’s on King – (843) 735-5800 CLICK HERE for Details and Menu Options Tickets can also be purchased at Music Hall Box Office: 37 John Street (843) 853-2252 | Monday – Friday (10 am – 3 pm) Ticketfly Hotline: (877) 987-6487 | Everyday (10 am – 9 pm)

  • 07
    07.October.Sunday

    Originial Charleson Low Country Kwanzaa Planning Committee Potluck

    6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Oct-07-18
    Felix Pickney Community Center
    4764 Hassell Ave; North Charleston, South Carolina 29405

    Please save the date:

    You are invited to attend the Kwanzaa Community Potluck. We will have a café style art of hosting planning bash for the 2018-2019 Kwanzaa Planning Committee. Please join us and have a seat at the planning table. Bring your positivity, creativity, knowledge, skills, and abilities to the party. Our goal is to ensure that this 40th anniversary year is extravagant, thoughtful community engagement, educational, and fun. All are welcome!

    We look forward to seeing you on October 14, 2018!!!!

  • 11
    11.October.Thursday

    When I First Remember - Season 3

    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Oct-11-18-Jan-31-19
    Old Bethel United Methodist Church
    222 Calhoun St., Charleston, SC 29401

    ‘When I First Remember’, an interactive musical play by Lady In White Productions. Experience a journey through the eyes and the voices of the Gullah Geechee heritage and community, a blend of true events from the city of Historic Charleston’s slave trade and the survival of the enslaved Africans. ‘When I First Remember’, a bittersweet story filled with commemorations dedicated to the storytelling, dancing, and music of the Gullah Geechee Culture, rooted right here in the Lowcountry.

    The evening continues with a marketplace where attendees can meet the actors as well as purchase artisan crafts, goods and cuisine from local Gullah-Geechee vendor.

    Facebook.com/WhenIFirstRemember

    VENUE: OLD BETHEL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
    222 Calhoun St.
    Charleston, SC 29401

    ADMISSION: $21

    ADVANCED TICKETS:
    Charleston Visitors Center
    375 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403

    DOOR TICKETS: 6:30PM

    CAST
    Samelia Adams – Director
    Queen E Atterberry – Conjure Woman and Producer
    Rose Atterberry – Momma Hattie
    Duane Branch – Buster
    Morganne Lamberth – Tissie
    Chaquis Maliqi – Olivia the SongBird
    Sharon Cooper-Murray – The Gullah Lady
    Leneke G. Washington – Elsie

    Learn more at: WhenIFirstRemember.com/cast

  • 11
    11.October.Thursday

    2018 Warren A. Sawyer Lecture

    5:30 pm-8:00 pm
    Oct-11-18
    Basic Science Auditorium - MUSC Campus
    173 Ashley Ave., BS100 Charleston, SC 29425

    The Waring Library Society 2018 Warren A. Sawyer Lecture is scheduled for October 11, 2018 on the MUSC Campus.

    Dr. Vanessa Northington Gamble will present: “Forgotten in ‘America’s Forgotten Pandemic’: African Americans and the 1918 Influenza Epidemic”. The lecture coincides with the 1918 Influenza Centennial and will be hosted in the MUSC Basic Science Auditorium with a reception to follow at the Waring Historical Library.

    The lecture is free and open to the public. Additional support for this lecture provided by MUSC Office of Humanities and College of Charleston African American Studies Program and Department of History.