Number ○ $500,000. That’s the amount of money a local couple — Mary Major + Bill Horton —donated to the International African American Museum. They hope their donation will help honor past and present African American leaders, while also dismantling racism + discrimination. (Holy City Sinner)
State ○ State Attorney General Alan Wilson andSC truckers are working togetherthrough the South Carolina Highway Heroes: Truckers Against Trafficking Campaign. 100,000+ postcards will be sent to Commercial Driver License holders to educate them on how to report human trafficking. (WIS)
Dish ○ Local ice cream shops are getting creative with their recipes + presentations. If you’re tired of the traditional ice cream cone, check outthis list of 6 unique ice cream spots around town. 🍦 (The Post and Courier)
Health ○ Looking for a Physical Therapist in Charleston? Shayna Zoller, PT, DPT serves patients in Palmetto Primary Care Physicians’ North Charleston office at 2500 Elms Center Rd. 💪 Ⓟ
Throughout the month of May, you can sign up and pledge to spend at least $10 of your weeklyfood budget at participating restaurants. For every receipt you receive from local food purchases, you will have a chance to win prizes and learn all about the Lowcountry’s food system.
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TryThis ○ Developing the Sculptor’s Eye with Simon Kogan| Now-Fri., Apr. 30 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr., Murrells Inlet | $650+| This hands-on sculpting workshop will teach artists how to capture action, energy, movement + emotion in their works. 🏺
ForKids ○ Jr. Naturalist Bugs and Birds| Thurs., Apr. 29 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Night Heron Park, 4000 Sea Forest Dr., Kiawah Island | $30 | Children ages 7-12 get to explore the various habitats of Kiawah Island’s wildlife. 🦜
TryThis ○ Mini Golf League Opening Day| Thurs., Apr. 29 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Charleston Fun Park, 3255 N. Hwy. 17, Mt. Pleasant | Prices Vary | Enter an 8-week mini-golf tournament to meet new friends + get great drink deals. ⛳
Show ○ Safe Sounds at Firefly: Sam Bush| Thurs., Apr. 29 | 7-10 p.m. | Firefly Distillery, 4201 Spruill Ave., North Charleston | $40+ | Former teen fiddle champion Sam Bush will perform at this installment of the Safe Sounds concert series. 🎶
Disclaimer: It is up to readers’ discretion to determine whether they feel comfortable participating in any mentioned events based on COVID-19 protocols and precautions. If you have questions, please contact the event’s organizers directly.
The new Bombas spring collection features bright, unmissable patterns like tie dye, triple-colored Tri-Blocks, and tropical-inspired Wild Wear. They also made new All-Purpose Performance and Performance Running socks, designed with Hex Tec — Bombas’ signature sweat-wicking, stay-cool performance material — to keep feet comfy during any sweaty activity.
If you’re more of a casual stroll person, their new No Shows come in regular and low-cut styles, so they fit perfectly under spring slip-ons. Ⓟ