Photographer at gallery
Jack Thompson, a Myrtle Beach photographer and historian, will speak as part of the “Coffee With the Author” series. Reservations necessary at 910-575-5999 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. More details at www.sunsetrivermarketplace.com.
Details | 10 a.m. at Sunset River Marketplace, 10283 Beach Drive S.W., Calabash, N.C., for free.
Take ‘Cultural Safari’
Take a “Cultural Safari” in a program covering Baltic countries. Details at 215-4700, www.hcml.org or email email@example.com.
Details | 1-2 p.m. at Horry County Memorial Library Socastee branch, 141 707-Connector Road, off S.C. 707 west of S.C. 544, for free.
‘Night Out’ helps charity
In “A Night Out at Barefoot,” sample food, drinks and desserts in a benefit for North Strand Helping Hand. Details at 272-8349 or www.bflanding.com.
Details | 4-9 p.m. at Barefoot Landing, on U.S. 17 in North Myrtle Beach, for $5 for a wristband.
New Voices PlayFest
Atlantic Stage’s second annual New Voices PlayFest opens for four days through Sunday, with one-act plays: Susan Jackson’s “A Razing in Missouri” at 6 p.m., Alexander Cruden’s “Working” at 6:30, Judd Lear Silverman’s “Life Gives You Lemons” at 7, Jared Strange’s “Stolen Danishes” at 7:30, Julius Galacki’s “A Man of No Importance” at 8, and Kevin D. Ferguson’s “Folie A Deuxpaus” at 8:30. Details at 877-287-8587 or www.atlanticstage.com.
Details | in Coastal Carolina University’s 79th Avenue Theatre, at U.S. 17 Bypass in Myrtle Beach, for free.
Jazz After Hours
CCU’s Jazz After Hours Big Band will perform a mix of traditional big-band repertoire and contemporary jazz selections, with Chris Connolly, a special guest and CCU trombone professor. Details at 349-2787 or www.coastal.edu/culturalarts.
Details | 7:30 p.m. in CCU’s Wheelwright Auditorium, off U.S. 501 in Conway; $9 ages 11-64; $7 CCU and Horry-Georgetown Technical College alumni and ages 65 and older; $3 CCU and HGTC faculty, staff and students; and free ages 10 and younger.
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