Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Jan. 16

January 15, 2013 

Take line dancing lessons

Beginners’ line dancing lessons have a new time on Mondays and Wednesdays on the Grand Stand’s south end. Details at 915-5333 or 450-4299.

Details | 10-11:30 a.m. at South Strand Recreation Center, 9650 Scipio Lane, south of Holmestown Road, in Burgess community, just past the Horry County offices; $20 for eight sessions, or $5 for one.

Museum’s trio of exhibits

See three exhibits in one place: “Icons & Idols: A Photographer’s Chronicle of the Arts 1960-1995,” through March 17, and “Mullen: 2009-2012” and “Room with a View: Selections from the Permanent Collection,” both through April 25. Details at 238-2510 or

Details | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, for free, but donations welcome.

Model trains at club

The Grand Strand Model Railroaders’ club site contains several working model trains the public is welcome to enjoy. Details at 293-4386 or www.isfanscom/gsmrrc.

Details | noon-4 p.m. (and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and 4-7 p.m. Mondays) at the club site, in Myrtle Beach mall, three doors from Bass Pro Shops, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres, for free.

‘Sound of Music,’ ‘Aida’ play

See two special productions on the silver screen at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall, off Seaboard Street in Myrtle Beach. Details at 839-3225:

• “The Sound of Music,” from 1965, at 2 and 7 p.m., each at regular prices: matinees $6 adults,$5.75 senior/child, and evenings $8 adult, $7 local/student/military, and $5.75 senior/child:

• “Met Live” encore of “Aida” at 6:30 p.m., for $22 adults, $20 seniors/students, and $15 children.

Make a hat in class

In support of the Long Bay Symphony’s “Mad Hatter Mania” fundraiser at 6 p.m. Feb. 2 at the Dunes Golf & Beach Club in Myrtle Beach, learn to make a hat in a class this month, 3-5 p.m. Wednesdays, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays, or 6-8 p.m. Jan. 22. Registration required at 839-2727; details at

Details | at Art & Soul Gallery, 5001 N. Kings Highway, Suite 105, Myrtle Beach, in Rainbow Harbor plaza, for $15 Tickets to the benefit are $80, or $150 per couple; details at 448-8379 or

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