Friday, April 24
Taste of Fort Mill
The Taste of Fort Mill will be 7-11 p.m. Friday at the Springfield Golf Pavilion, 639 Hambly House Lane. Food, wine and more. Proceeds support the Palmetto School. For more information, call Olivia Sarracino at 646-509-8146 or email@example.com.
Saturday, April 25
Earth Day Birthday
Earth Day Birthday celebration will be 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the Museum of York County, 4621 Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill. Free family event featuring activities, games, live entertainment and educational exhibits with hands-on environmental messages. Dr. T – the Trashologist – will perform live educational shows featuring comedy, magic and environmental lessons. Food will be for sale from the Museum of York County Guild, or bring a picnic. Pony rides available and volunteers will be help tie-dye T-shirts for fees. chmuseums.org/myco
Home tour, plant sale
The Master Gardeners of York County will hold two annual events during Rock Hill’s annual Come-See-Me festival – the plant sale and home tour.
The annual plant sale will be 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday at the Glencairn Garden Learning Center, 825 Edgemont Ave., Rock Hill.
The 2015 MGYC Garden Tour, featuring five homes in the Shiland Hills neighborhood, will be from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday, with a rain date Sunday, from 1-4 p.m. Tickets are $5 and may be purchased at any of the tour gardens or at the plant sale.
Evening of jazz
The York-Chester Alumni Chapter of the South Carolina State University National Alumni Association presents “An Evening of Jazz” featuring the S.C. State University Jazz Ensemble, 6 p.m. Saturday at Dutchman Creek Middle School, Rock Hill. Tickets, $25 adults, $10 students. For information contact James Knox at firstname.lastname@example.org or 803-984-8025. All proceeds will support scholarships.
Monday, April 27
Carolinas Wind Orchestra spring concert will be 7:30 p.m. Monday at Byrnes Auditorium, Winthrop University, Rock Hill. The program includes Mozart’s “Gran Partita,” Persichetti’s “Symphony No. 6 for Band,” Sousa’s “Picadore March,” Marquez’s “Danzon No. 2,” Herold’s “Zampa Overture,” Hogg’s “In Stillness” and Follas’ “Mary Mare March.” The orchestra is led by Dr. William Malambri and Dr. Stanley Michalski. Free admission. carolinaswindorchestra.org
The York County Choral Society will perform Mozart’s Requiem in D minor (k. 626) 4 p.m. May 3 in Byrnes Auditorium at Winthrop University, Rock Hill. Tickets are $15, adults; $10, age 62 and older; $5, students with ID. Tickets available at the door or go to www.yorkcountychoralsociety.org.
“Vernon Grant: An Illustrious Career” through Oct. 18, at The Museum of York County, 4621 Mount Mt. Gallant Road, Rock Hill. The new exhibition encompasses Grant’s life and career from the 1930s to the 1970s, and showcases Grant’s distinctive wit, style and masterful hand with gouache painting. chmuseums.org/myco