Lending a hand
AN EVENING AT THE FARM: 6 p.m. Thursday at The Farm, 3248 U.S. 21 South, Ridgeway. Fundraiser will feature live music and a meal catered by the Blue Marlin (steamed oysters and seafood as well as non-seafood options). Dress is business casual. Proceeds will benefit Christian Assistance Bridge, a service agency providing emergency aid to individuals and families in need; the agency is a collaborative effort of local churches, individuals and support organizations and serves those in ZIP codes 29016, 29229 and 29130. Tickets are $50; sponsorships available. Order tickets at http://christianassistancebridge.com
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Shoring up the Shoals
WINE & JAZZ ON THE BOARDWALK: 6-9 p.m. Friday at Saluda Shoals Park, 5605 Bush River Road. Stroll through the Wetland Preserve while enjoying wine samples and delicious food, live jazz by Eboniramm & Friends and a sneak peek at the Holiday Lights. Tickets are $30; couples, $50; available at http://eventbrite.com (search for wine and jazz on the boardwalk). Proceeds will benefit the Saluda Shoals Foundation to support educational and arts programming at the park.
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Memories in Memphis
“THE MOUNTAINTOP”: 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College, 7300 College St., Irmo. Fictionalized account of the final evening of Martin Luther King Jr.’s life presented by Charleston’s PURE Theatre. Tickets are $22; http://www.harbisontheatre.org/2014/05/the-mountaintop/