Go Columbia: On the horizon, May 4

May 4, 2014 

>>> OUTDOORS

Sprinting through Sesqui

GUIDED TRAIL RUN: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Sesquicentennial State Park, 9564 Two Notch Road. The ranger-led 3.5-mile runs are for runners who are interested in trail running but may be unfamiliar with the park’s trails. Meet at the Mountain Bike Trailhead and bring water. Free with park admission — $2; age 15 and younger free (must be accompanied by an adult); discounted admission of $1.25 to S.C. residents age 65 or older or disabled and to active duty S.C. National Guard. Pre-registration required; deadline is Monday.. (803) 788-2706 or email sesqui@scprt.com

>>> THEATER

Shakespeare in the park

“CYMBELINE”: S.C. Shakespeare Company production, 8 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday at Finlay Park, 930 Laurel St. Come early Thursday (6 p.m.) as the Shakespeare Kidz youth company takes the stage with the retelling of a classic using humor, modern language and sword fighting in “Don’t Say Macbeth!”; all performances are free; suggested donation, $10. http://shakespearesc.org

>>> MUSEUMS

Kress lecture series

KRESS ANNIVERSARY LECTURE SERIES: Noon Friday at the Columbia Museum of Art, 1515 Main St. Celebration of the 60th anniversary of the first Kress gift of Renaissance, Baroque and 18th century art which established the foundation of the museum’s collection. Dianne Modestini, conservation consultant and paintings conservator, kicks off the series. $20; members, $16; students, $5. Tickets deadline is Monday. (803) 799-2810; http://columbiamuseum.org

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