P.O.V. FILM SERIES: “Meet Me in St. Louis,” 7-9 p.m. Thursday in the Skyline Room at Tapp’s Art Center, 1644 Main St. Musical starring Judy Garland features “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” “The Boy Next Door” and “The Trolley Song.” P.O.V. meets monthly to view and discuss movies. Couch seating is limited, so bring chairs, pillows or cushions. It’s kid-friendly and tickets are $5. (803) 988-0013; http://povcineclub.weebly.com
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A little more shopping
HOLIDAY BOOK SALE: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday in the Gervais Street Room at the State Museum, 301 Gervais St. Select from overstocked and slightly damaged books and posters on sale. At the Cotton Mill Exchange, you can meet USC Press authors Rachel Haynie, Stephen Chesley, Karen Heid, John Mark Sibley-Jones, Tom Poland and Robert Clark. Admission is $5; age 62 and older, $4; ages 3-12, $3; age 2 and younger, free. (803) 898-4921; http://scmuseum.org
Love conquers all
“THE CHRISTMAS ANGEL: A MAGICAL CHRISTMAS BALLET: 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Friday; 7 p.m. Saturday at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College, 7300 College St., Irmo. Celestial Stars production, directed by Gabrielle Celeste. It is the story of a princess whose soul is devoured by jealousy and through the pure love of the Christmas Angel, she is forgiven and redeemed. The 10 a.m. performance is for homeschoolers, tickets are $5; evening performances at $15; seniors and children, $8; special packages are available with tickets, T-shirts, and a photo with the Christmas Angel. http://thechristmasangelballet.com