• The Carolina Patriots, a nonprofit, nonpartisan group, will hold its next meeting Thursday from 6-8 p.m. There is no charge and it is open to the public.
Speakers include S.C. Sen. Greg Hembree and S.C. Sen. Lee Bright who is considering a run against U.S. Sen. Lindsay Graham.
The meeting will be held at Myrtle Beach Fire House No. 6, located near the intersection of 38th Ave. N. and Robert Grissom Parkway in Myrtle Beach
For more information, visit. www.Carolina Patriots.org.
• The North Strand Democratic monthly meeting will be 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, at Mick & Mike’s Sports Bar at 1008 U.S. Highway 17 S. in North Myrtle Beach. For information, call Brian or Roberta at 272-6454.
• Democratic Women’s Council of Horry County (DWCHC) has no regular meeting, but will have a planning meeting on Thursday concerning a September event. The time and place had not been announced as of press time. Please plan to join the meeting in September.
For more information, contact Pam Heller at 497-5020 or firstname.lastname@example.org
• Horry County Democratic Party has an open house and plant day 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Horry County Democratic Party office.
Register to vote, learn about the Democratic Party, locations of county precincts and more. Call 488-4237 for information.