Best bets for Feb. 9: Bow tie record making event today

02/09/2014 12:00 AM

02/09/2014 9:06 AM

You can help make history! Columbia will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for most bow ties tied in five minutes in an event on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln St. All proceeds will benefit Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital. Register at

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Tuesday freebie

FAMILY NIGHT AT EDVENTURE: 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at 211 Gervais St. Admission to the Children’s Museum is $1 the second Tuesday of every month. (803) 400-1166;

A step back in time

EARLY COLUMBIA LECTURE SERIES: “The Capital City Rebuilds,” 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Seibels House and Garden, 1601 Richland St. The topic will be “Public Education”; $10. (803) 252-1770, ext. 23;

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