‘Magic Box’ at museum
See Teresa Davis, founder of “Creative Arts for Preschoolers,” in an “Animal Adventures – Stories and Puppet Playtime” program called “The Magic Box.” Also, Touch Tank Feeding, when visitors can help docents feed live animals, is 11 a.m. every Friday. Details at 910-579-1016 or www.museumplanetarium.org.
Veterans invited to lunch
Veterans of all services are invited to the Merchant Marines’ monthly lunch meeting, this time with Ray Fointaine, Horry County Council on Aging director, as guest speaker. Details at 651-8046 or www.usmmsc.com.
Shows at planetarium
Catch a Sky Theater dome show Fridays-Saturdays through May 17: “Undiscovered Worlds” at noon, “Astronaut” 1 p.m., “Dynamic Earth” 2 p.m., and “Seven Wonders” 3 p.m., each with a live star show afterward. Also this weekend, laser shows – Friday: “Laser Country” 5 p.m., Led Zeppelin” at 6 , and “Laseropolis” at 7; and Saturday: “Laser Country” 5 p.m., U2 at 6, and Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon” at 7. Details at 910-575-0033 or museumplanetarium.org.
Movie, dance at Base Rec
The city of Myrtle Beach has two special weekly programs at its Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Drive, near The Market Common. Details at www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com.
• Movie for adults and seniors, next with “Step Dogs,” starring Dylan Schmidt and Eliana Jones, at 3 p.m., for free. Call 918-2380.
• Senior dance, 7-10 p.m., this week (and on March 7 and 21) with DJ Ed Brown supplying the music, for $7. 918-2381.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeach