Local musicians will treat lunching audience members to performances as part of a special music series starting today at the University of South Carolina Beaufort Center for the Arts.
Doors open at 11:30 a.m. for the free "Lunch and Listen" series, with shows from noon to 1 p.m. Audience members are encouraged to bring lunch or buy it at the Outtakes Cafe next door.
The performances lead to the opening of the Smithsonian exhibit "New Harmonies: Celebrating American Roots Music at the Beaufort Branch Library." The exhibit will run Dec. 17 to Feb. 4.
The schedule is: