Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Jan. 28

January 27, 2013 

Bargains at Book Nook

At the L’il Book Nook, new and used books are available for purchase Mondays-Thursdays, while supplies last, most for $1 or less, to benefit adult literacy programs. Details at 839-1695 or

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

Learn tennis in MB

The Myrtle Beach Tennis Center is open Mondays-Fridays through February, with various programs, including an Adult Tennis Clinic, 9-10:30 a.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays and 6:15-7:45 p.m. Thursdays, each with a “theme of the day” such as stroke production, strategy, and footwork. Details at 918-2440 or visit

Details | at 3302 Grissom Parkway, adjacent to Myrtle Beach High School; $13 members, otherwise $16.

Colored pencil art closing

Catch the “Wow! Is That Colored Pencil?” exhibit by the Colored Pencil Society of America, District 124 of Myrtle Beach for its final four days, through Thursday. Details at 839-2727 or, and 503-504-7501, 234-2283 or

Details | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (till 4 p.m. on Saturdays) at Art & Soul, An Artisan Gallery, 5001 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, for free.

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.

Meet model railroaders

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 | 4-7 p.m. Mondays (and noon-4 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays) 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.

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