Every song tells a story
ROB CROSBY & WRITERS IN THE ROUND: 7 p.m. Saturday at the Sumter Opera House, 21 N. Main St., Sumter. Singer-songwriters trade songs and the stories behind them. $25-$50. (803) 436-2500; http://sumtersc.gov/sumter-opera-house.aspx
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CREATIVE JOURNEY: Veterans art group, 10 a.m.-noon Fridays at the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department’s Art Center, 1928 Calhoun St. Resources in painting and pottery to those combat veterans who would like to channel their energies. Free, all supplies are provided. (803) 545-3093; email firstname.lastname@example.org
Calling all green thumbs
PASS-ALONG PLANT SWAP: 9-11 a.m. Saturday in the Rosewood Market parking lot, 2803 Rosewood Drive. Bring annuals, perennials, herbs, trees, ground cover, vines, bulbs, veggies, etc., to swap for something new. Please identify/label the plants you bring. A representative from the S.C. Native Plant Society is scheduled to attend. Email email@example.com for more information.