Museum’s free movies retrace local history
See a documentary at 1 p.m. Wednesdays: “Carolina Stories: A History of Surfing in South Carolina” June 14; “Carolina Stories: The Last Ride – Memories of the Myrtle Beach Pavilion” June 21; “Birth of a Nation: The Making of the Declaration of Independence” June 28; and more “Carolina Stories” with “Jail, No Bail” on July 5, “The Last Auction” July 12 and “Finding Clovis” July 19. Details at 843-915-5320 or www.horrycountymuseum.org.
Details: At Horry County Museum, 805 Main St., Conway, open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Free.
Shop monthly book sale at Surfside Library
Never miss a local story.
The Friends of the Surfside Beach Library has a book sale on the second Wednesday monthly. Details at 843-238-5869 for Friends group, or from library at 843-205-5280 or www.hcml.org.
Details: 4-6 p.m. (open at 3:30 for Friends members) at Horry County Memorial Library Surfside Beach branch, 410 Surfside Drive.
Brookgreen open for ‘Cool Summer Evenings’
During “Cool Summer Evenings,” Brookgreen Gardens stays open until 9 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays, through Aug. 11, with concerts at 7 p.m. every Wednesday and Friday, this week with Vocal Edition and the Mike Frost Band, respectively. Also, on Thursdays: Butterfly Field activities at 5 p.m., Ron Daise orating stories at 6 p.m., and for extra $8 for adults, $4 children, “A Pirate Adventure” boat rides at 5, 6 and 7 p.m. Details at 843-235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org/CoolSummerEvenings.html.
Details: At Brookgreen, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach (open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily). Free with admission, which lasts seven days: $16 ages 13-64, $14 ages 65 and older, $8 ages 4-12, and free ages 3 and younger.
Dine out to help Carolina Forest groups
▪ For Carolina Forest Civic Association (www.cf-ca.org), 5-8 p.m. at Famous Toastery, 2005 Oakheart Road, Carolina Forest (843-796-4433).
▪ For Carolina Forest Rotary (carolinaforestrotary.org), 6-9 p.m. at Firehouse Subs, 152-A Middle Ridge Ave., Conway (843-349-4300).
Trey Calloway plays Sunset Beach Village Park
Details: 7-9 p.m. in gazebo at Sunset Beach’s Village Park, on Queen Anne Street. Free.
Edwards, Avatar Blue perform blues, jazz
Take in some jazz and classic blues with Jerry Edwards, an 85-year-old guitarist, with the band Avatar Blue, every Wednesday night. Details at 843-267-9940.
Details: 7-9 p.m. at The Old Bull and Bush, 4700 U.S. 17, on west frontage road, just north of Palmetto Pointe Boulevard, near Socastee and south city limits of Myrtle Beach. No cover charge.