Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on March 19

03/18/2013 5:00 PM

03/20/2013 7:12 AM

Special events in NMB

Choose from two special programs in North Myrtle Beach:

• “Gardening 101 with Gary Forrester,” from the Horry County Extension Office of Clemson University, 10-11:15 a.m. at Horry County Memorial Library, 910 First Ave. S., for free. Details at 915-5281 or

“A Rare Titanic Family,” with author Julie Williams, 7 p.m., at North Myrtle Beach Area Historical Museum, 799 Second Ave. N., after youth performance at 6:30; $10 adults, $5 students. 427-7668 or

Learn to play pickleball

Learn to play pickleball at a free clinic. Details at 918-2282.

Details | 10 a.m.-noon at Carolina Forest Recreation Center, on Carolina Forest Boulevard.

Triple bill at CCU

Coastal Carolina University in Conway welcomes the public to three events, all for free:

• Carolyn Dillian, a CCU archaeologist, will give the keynote speech at the Phi Alpha Theta induction ceremony, at 4 p.m. in Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts. Details at 349-2437 or
• “You Are My Sunshine,” a solo show by Terry Galloway, writer, director and performance artist, 5:30-6.30 p.m. in Wall College of Business Administration auditorium. 349-6657 or email
• Step Afrika! from Washington, D.C., dancing at 7 p.m. in Wheelwright Auditorium. 349-2863.

Meet artists in Conway

In a reception, meet the nine Horry County artists – Jim Arendt, Lon Calhoun, Jack Cayton, Ruth Cox, Armon Means, Easton Selby, Emily Smith, and Ed and Barb Streeter – in the Create! Conway Invitational Art Exhibit through April 19. The exhibit is open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. Details at 248-4527 or

Details | 4-5:30 p.m. at Horry County Government & Justice Center, 1301 Second Ave., Conway, for free.

Powell leads concert

In the Cultural Council of Georgetown County “Third Tuesday Treasures” concert series, take in a Coastal Carolina University Music Department Revue, with host Philip Powell, chairperson. Details at 520-0744 or

Details | 7:30 p.m. at Holy Cross Faith Memorial Episcopal Church, 113 Baskerville Drive, Litchfield Beach, west of U.S. 17 and north of Martin Luther King Road, for free, but $10 donation requested.

Acts open for week

Choose from two comedic slates opening for the week through Saturday, each at 8 p.m. for $15:

• Dale Jones, with Cooter Douglas opening, at Comedy Cabana, 9588 N. Kings Highway, just north of Myrtle Beach. Details at 449-4242 or
• Janet Williams, “The Tennessee Tramp,” at Carolina Comedy Club and Back Stage Bar and Grill, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach. 839-2565 or-

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