Downtown Conway tour entails heaps of history
On the “Beat the Heat Tour,” take a guided, 1-mile walk and learn tidbits and history about Horry County’s seat. Details at 843-248-6260 or conwayalive.com.
Details: 8-9 a.m. from Conway Visitor Center, 428 Main St. $5.
Join ‘Walk with a Doc’ for monthly mile in park
Join Tidelands Health’s “Walk With a Doc” monthly program, with a mile around Myrtle Beach’s Grand Park lake, on Farrow Parkway, across from The Market Common. Details at www.tidelandshealth.org/walkwithadoc.
Details: 9 a.m. from picnic shelter off Forbus Court. Free; no signup needed. (Other dates: Aug. 12, Sept. 9, Oct. 14, Nov. 11 and Dec. 9.
Model train club show rolls in Carolina Shores
The Intracoastal Model Railroad Club, with members from Brunswick and Horry counties, will have a Model Train Show. Details at 910-287-6866, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Details: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at Carolina Shores property owners’ clubhouse, 17 Lakeview Court, off U.S. 17, near Calabash, N.C. – Turn right on Country Club Road., and right at entrance to golf club on Carolina Shores Drive, then bear left and follow signage to clubhouse. Free.
Learn about rare porpoise in ‘Save the Vaquita Day”
Take part in “Save the Vaquita Day” – highlighting a tiny, endangered porpoise for which an estimated 30 survive worldwide – also with “Souls of the Vermillion Sea: Searching for Vaquita” movie at 2 and 4 p.m., and a question-and-answer session with marine mammal professor at 11:30 a.m. Details at 910-772-0500 or www.ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher, and www.nmmf.org/vaquitacpr.html.
Details: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher, on U.S. 421, just south of Kure Beach. All free with admission: $10.95 ages 13-61, $9.95 seniors and military, $8.95 ages 3-12, and free ages 2 and younger.
Car club brings cruise-in to Pawleys Island church
The Myrtle Beach Car Club will have a cruise-in. Details at 843-742-9802 or www.myrtlebeachcarclub.com.
Details: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Christ the King Grace Church, 9630 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island. Free.
Museum program covers county digital archives
Ben Burroughs will give a program on the digital collections of the Horry County Archives Center at Coastal Carolina University. Visitors will learn how to search content in the online version of the Independent Republic Quarterly and other web sites with which the center is involved. Details at 843-915-7860 or www.horrycountymuseum.org.
Details: 1 p.m. at Horry County Museum, 805 Main St., Conway – open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays.
Rivertown Bluegrass Society welcomes two bands
The Rivertown Bluegrass Society concert for July comprises McRoy Gardner and Friends at 5 and 7:15 p.m., and Hubert Lawson and the Country Bluegrass Boys at 6 and 8 p.m. Details at 843-457-2854 or www.rivertownbluegrasssociety.com.
Details: At Horry-Georgetown Technical College Burroughs & Chapin Auditorium, off U.S. 501 in Conway. $12 ages 12 and older, otherwise free.
Strand Cinema shows ‘Dog’s Purpose,’ ‘Worlds Apart’
The Strand Cinema group has a final round of movies until later summer: “A Dog’s Purpose” at 2:30 p.m., and “Worlds Apart” (with subtitles) at 7 p.m. Details at 843-527-2924 or www.strandcinema.org.
Details: At Strand Theater, 710 Front St., Georgetown; each $5 for members, otherwise $7.
‘High Steppin’ Country’ dances thrice weekly
The 41st annual “High Steppin’ Country” youth revue has shows at 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through Sept. 2. Buy tickets at 843-447-7343.
Details: In Lakewood Camping Resort’s Theater by the Sea, 5901 S. Kings Highway, between Myrtle Beach and Surfside Beach, about a mile north of S.C. 544. $10 ages 13 and older, $5 for children 4-12, and free ages 3 and younger. Park near entrance, to right of The Camping Connection, for shuttles available starting at 7 p.m.