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Special Event: Education, Class/Workshop, For the Family, General
2017 Hammond Summer Programs Kick-Off
Hammond is proud to offer more than 150 camps and programs again this year. Our broad array of programs is designed to provide opportunities to develop talents, acquire new skills and knowledge, or explore something that piques your interest.  Whatever you...
Hammond School
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Fri 8/4/17 at 8am-6pm
Special Event: Children
Camp EdVenture
Summer Camp 2017 June 5-August 18, 2017 (except the week of July 3-7) 9:00am-3:00pm Complimentary early drop-off. Lunch included. Extended day available Discover the 50 plus camps offered, like cooking, gardening, robotics, superheroes, engineering ...
EdVenture Children's Museum
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Fri 8/18/17 at 9am-3pm
Art: Museum
A Compass to Guide: South Carolina Cabinetmakers Today
South Carolina has a long history of local cabinetmakers, who worked primarily to supply their surrounding communities with the furniture and implements needed in everyday life. While the industrial revolution saw the transition of much of this work to lar...
University of South Carolina – McKissick Museum
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Sat 7/1/17 at 11am-3pm
Mon 7/3/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Wed 7/5/17 - Fri 7/7/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Sat 7/8/17 at 11am-3pm
Art: Gallery, Museum
Scenic Impressions: Southern Interpretations from the Johnson Collection
Scenic Impressions: Southern Interpretations from the Johnson Collection features over forty paintings by native Southerners and painters who travelled to the Southern states between the 1880s and the 1940s. These stunning artworks reflect a moment in Amer...
University of South Carolina – McKissick Museum
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Sat 7/1/17 at 11am-3pm
Mon 7/3/17 - Fri 7/7/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Sat 7/8/17 at 11am-3pm
Mon 7/10/17 - Fri 7/14/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Special Event: Computers/Technology, Children
Virtual Reality & Gaming Summer Camp - 3rd-5th Graders
Students will engage in virtual reality exploration and game creation activities bringing each journey to life. With Google Expeditions and the Mattel View-Master VR Viewer, students will explore virtual trips from around the world, go underwater and to ou...
It-oLogy
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 9am-4pm
Art: Gallery
Wanda Steppe
This exhibition will be shown through July 29.
City Art
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 10am-6pm
Sat 7/1/17 at 11am-3pm
Mon 7/3/17 - Fri 7/7/17 at 10am-6pm
Sat 7/8/17 at 11am-3pm
Mon 7/10/17 - Fri 7/14/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Museum
Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation
From the builders of some of America’s earliest railroads and farms to Civil Rights pioneers to digital technology entrepreneurs, Indian Americans have long been an inextricable part of American life. Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation exp...
South Carolina State Museum
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/2/17 at 1pm-5pm
Tue 7/4/17 - Sat 7/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/9/17 at 1pm-5pm
Art: Museum
Light Beings
Sana Arjumand is a contemporary visual artist from Pakistan who has extensively shown across the globe and in her home country. Born in Karachi in 1982, she currently works and resides in Islamabad, Pakistan. She received a high Achievers award from Cambri...
Columbia Museum of Art
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 7/4/17 - Fri 7/7/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 7/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum
ReTooled: Highlights from the Hechinger Collection
Wrenches, hammers, and lawnmowers take on a life of their own in this exhibition. ReTooled showcases over 40 works by 28 contemporary artists, including photographers Berenice Abbott and Walker Evans, pop art legends Jim Dine and Claes Oldenburg, abstract ...
Columbia Museum of Art
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 7/4/17 - Fri 7/7/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 7/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Xanthus Smith and Civil War Maritime Art
The Civil War redefined the nation on multiple levels, including forever changing American art. Instead of the early 19th century scenes of untouched natural beauty, artists began recording the new technologies and realities of warfare. Xanthus Smith wa...
South Carolina Confederate Relic Room & Military Museum
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/4/17 - Sat 7/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/11/17 - Sat 7/15/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/18/17 - Sat 7/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/25/17 - Sat 7/29/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, Museum
ART: A Collection of Collections
Did you know? The SC State Museum is home to over 4,000 works of art, hand-made objects and various collections within its collection. Many of these pieces have never been on display in the museum. ART: A Collection of Collections will highlight some of th...
South Carolina State Museum
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Relationships
Divorce Care for Men & Women
DivorceCare is nondenominational and features biblical teaching for recovering from divorce and separation. For ladies and men separated or divorced. Find healing with DivorceCare resources that will help you deal with the pain of the past and look forward...
Christian Life Church
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 at 7pm-9pm
Wed 6/28/17 at 7pm-9pm
Wed 7/5/17 at 7pm-9pm
Wed 7/5/17 at 7pm-9pm
Wed 7/12/17 at 7pm-9pm
Music: Country, Live Music in Bar/Club
Easton Corbin
Easton Corbin is a country singer from Florida. He has racked up a number of awards including American Country Awards 'Breakthrough Artist' and Billboard 2010 'Top New Country Artist.'
Music Farm
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 at 8pm
Art: Museum
Guy Lipscomb: A Centennial Celebration
This year marks the centennial anniversary of artist Guy Lipscomb’s birth on April 11, 1917, providing an opportunity to highlight his tremendous contributions to the State Museum. The exhibition Guy Lipscomb: A Centennial Celebration, in the Community Gal...
South Carolina State Museum
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Pat Conroy"s Great Love of Libraries
Pat Conroy Literary Center executive director Jonathan Haupt will discuss best-selling author Pat Conroy's lifelong love of libraries - exploring the roles public libraries, school libraries, and Conroy's own personal library played in his writing life. T...
Lexington County Public Library - Irmo Branch
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 at 6pm-7pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
South Carolina & The Great War
Discover what life was like in the palmetto state on the eve of World War I, learn why America decided to join the war, examine the efforts South Carolina took to build up military forces, explore the war time experiences of overseas South Carolina soldier...
South Carolina State Museum
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Music: Jazz, R&B/Soul
Wine Down Wednesday
Chayz Lounge Radio presents Wine Down Wednesday at Chayz Lounge, the intimate music space at Nonnah's in the Vista. Join in the live broadcast as Chaye Alexander takes you on a musical journey with hits from yesterday & today. It's a great way to relax aft...
Nonnah’s
Columbia, SC

Wed 6/28/17 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 7/5/17 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 7/12/17 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 7/19/17 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 7/26/17 at 6pm-8pm
Theater: Children's Theatre, Drama
Hawk Ridge Camp Theater Performances
Title of Play for 3 year olds to Rising 1st Grade: "The Elephant Child" Title of Play for Rising 2nd to 6th Grade: "The Empty Pot" Performance Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017 in the Bank of America Theatre at 5:00 PM; doors open at 4:30 PM. Everyone...
Hammond School
Columbia, SC

Thu 6/29/17 at 5pm-6pm
Music: Jazz
Jazz & Cocktails with EboniRamm
Come enjoy a perfect pairing of the full-bodied sounds of Jazz with a pinch of Poetry complimenting your favorite cocktail. It's delivered by jazz vocalist, poet, spoken word artist, EboniRamm.
Nonnah’s
Columbia, SC

Thu 6/29/17 at 7pm-9pm
Theater: Musical
Rock of Ages
JUNE 2 - JULY 1 - THIGPEN MAIN STAGE BOOK BY CHRIS D’ARIENZO MUSIC BY JOURNEY, STYX, PAT BENATAR, POISON, REO SPEEDWAGON, FOREIGNER, TWISTED SISTER, NIGHT RANGER, WHITESNAKE, AND MANY MORE! DIRECTED BY DEWEY SCOTT-WILEY MUSIC DIRECTION BY CHRISTOPHER COCKR...
Trustus Theatre
Columbia, SC

Thu 6/29/17 at 7:30pm
Fri 6/30/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 8pm
    

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