August Cultural Arts Calendar
BY SANDRA BADEN
SPONSORED BY THE CULTURAL ARTS ALLIANCE OF GREATER SUMMERVILLE
Events are posted in date order.
Summerville Walking Tours
The Summerville Dorchester Museum is offering two guided walking tours of Summerville (one of old planter Summerville and the other of West End and its railroad history). Walks cover about a mile and take about an hour. They are available daily by appointment. For further information call 875-9666 or visit www.summervilledorchestermuseum.org.
Flowertown Players Present “Grease”
Friday and Saturday, August 2 -3; Thursday, Friday and Saturday, August 8-10, 15-17 ? 8:00 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday, August 4, 11, 18 ? 2:00 p.m.
The Flowertown Players present “Grease” on the dates and times listed above. Tickets are $25. Please note that the season tickets for the 2013 - 2014 season are available for purchase at very reasonable prices.
Contact information: 875-9251 for box office; www.flowertownplayers.org
Location: James Dean Theatre, 133 S. Main Street, Summerville
The Singers of Summerville Auditions
Sunday, August 12 ? By Appointment only, 6 - 8 p.m.
The Singers of Summerville will hold auditions for the Fall Concert Series from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, August 12. The series features the music of John Rutter.
Contact information: Julie at 875-7795 or go to the Singers Auditions Website to schedule an audition
Location: Summerville Library, Room 234, Bethany United Methodist Church, 118 W. 3rd South Street, Summerville
It’s a Mystery to Me Book Club
Thursday, August 15 ? 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
It’s a Mystery to Me Book Club meets at the Summerville Library on Thursday, August 15, from 7 - 9 p.m. to discuss “In the Frame” by Dick Francis. Upcoming publishing events will also be reviewed. Sponsored by the Friends of the Summerville Library. Books can be picked up at the front desk of the library at no charge to the reader. If the books are all checked out, please notify the point of contact below. New members are always welcome.
Contact information: 875-2059, Sandra.firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Summerville Library, 76 Old Trolley Road, Summerville
Summerville DREAM Third Thursday
Thursday, August 15 ? 5 - 8 p.m.
Summerville DREAM Third Thursday offers a variety of cultural events and an art walk for every interest
at Hutchinson Square, Main Street and Short Central from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. on August 15. Stores and restaurants remain open late to support Third Thursday.Contact information: (843) 821-7260 or email@example.com
Location: Downtown Summerville (Short Central and Hutchinson Square)
Talking About Books at the Timrod
Sunday, August 17 ?3:00
The Timrod Library sponsors a book discussion on the Third Sunday so readers can chat about the books they are enjoying. Refreshments are served.
Contact information: 871-4600, www.thetimrodlibrary.org
Location: Timrod Library, 217 Central Avenue, Summerville
The monthly Cultural Arts Calendar appears in the Summerville Journal Scene during the first or last week of the month. Please submit cultural arts events to Sandra.firstname.lastname@example.org by the 20th of the prior month for insertion in the Cultural Arts Calendar. You will need to separately enter your event into the Summerville Journal Scene web calendar if you want it to appear on the website or in the newspaper during the actual week of the event.