Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Jan. 7

January 6, 2013 

Bargains at Book Nook

At the L’il Book Nook, many new and used books, CDs and DVDs are available for purchase Mondays-Thursdays, most for $1 or less, to benefit adult literacy programs. Details at 839-1695 or www.literacyhc.org.

Details | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Horry County Literacy Council, in the Myrtle Beach Family Learning Center, 3101 Oak St.

MB artist’s show opens

“Ruth Cox: Works In Oil,” with more than 30 paintings by the Myrtle Beach artist, opens, continuing through Feb. 16. (Meet her 2-5 p.m. Saturday.) Details at 910-575-5999 or www.sunsetrivermarketplace.com.

Details | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays at Sunset River Marketplace, 10283 Beach Drive S.W. (N.C. 179), Calabash, N.C., for free.

Bowl special rolls Mondays

Local residents who show ID can bowl games and buy cheese pizza slices for $1 each on Mondays. Shoe rental is extra: $2.99 sizes 3 and larger, otherwise $1.49. Details at 238-2695 or www.surfsidebowlingcenter.com.

Details | 4 p.m. till closing, at Surfside Bowl Entertainment Center, 510 U.S. 17 Business N., Surfside Beach.

Elvis fan club celebrates

Elvis Presley, who would have turned 78 this Tuesday, will be feted at a celebration by the Elvis Fan Club Myrtle Beach/Grand Strand celebration, with dinner at 6 p.m., and music at 7. All tribute artists are invited to perform. Details at 903-2628 or www.boathousemb.com. Fan club information at 424-9124, 704-545-1100 or www.kingshazaam.com.

Details | at The Boathouse Waterway Bar & Grill, 201 Fantasy Harbor Blvd., along the Intracoastal Waterway, just west of Myrtle Beach, off U.S. 501, next to the Clarion Hotel, for free.

Take dance lessons

USA Dance Grand Strand Chapter 6024 has weekly lessons that cover a variety of American and Latin dances every Monday. Pre-registration is not required, and walk-ins and singles are welcome. Details at 283-0007, 602-7197 or www.usadancegrandstrand.org.

Details | Beginners 6-7 p.m., intermediate 7-8 p.m. at Anaerobic Studio, in Myrtle Beach mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres; enter in rear of mall, by Bass Pro Shops; $7 club members, otherwise $9.

For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows visit MyrtleBeach

Online.com/kicks-online.

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