Meet Cokie Roberts
Cokie Roberts, a longtime analyst for ABC News, will sign copies of her latest children’s book, “Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies,” which was illustrated by Diane Goode. Details at 546-8212.
Three events at CCU
Coastal Carolina University has three special events. Details at 349-2787 or www.coastal.edu/culturalarts:
• Fiction Reading by Kyle Minor, author of “In the Devil’s Territory” and “Praying Drunk,” 4:30 p.m. in Edwards Recital Hall, on main campus in Conway, for free.
• Steve Roberts, national political analyst, presenting “How Washington Works –or Doesn’t,” 7 p.m. in Edwards Recital Hall, on Conway campus, for free.
• Opening of play “Crimes of the Heart,” with shows at 7:30 p.m. daily through Saturday and Feb. 26-28, and March 1; and 3 p.m. March 1 in 79th Avenue Theatre, in CCU’s Myrtle Beach Education Center, at U.S. 17 Bypass. Tickets $15 general; $10 CCU/Horry-Georgetown Technical College faculty, staff, alumni, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute members, seniors and teens; and $5 CCU/HGTC students and children.
Library gets bluesy
Join “The Blues and Gospel Music,” a discussion and screening of “Martin Scorsese Presents the Blues: Episode 2, Syncopated City (1919-1933).” Details at 915-5282 or www.hcml.org.
Daise in game show
Ronald Daise, vice president for creative education at Brookgreen Gardens, will present “Gullah Geechee ‘Tinkabouts,’ ” an interactive, cultural game show, in Pawleys Island Child Development Center’s fourth annual Black History Month celebration. Reservations requested at 237-4765.
Steve Ford at HGTC
See actor Steve Ford – the third of four children of the nation’s 38th president, the late Gerald R. Ford, and wife Betty Ford – and whose roles include parts in “When Harry Met Sally” and “Black Hawk Down,” talk about his life. Details at 349-5378, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Show goes ‘Barefoot’
Catch Neil Simon’s “Barefoot in the Park” for three weekends through March 9: 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays. Details at 232-0339 or www.stagelefttheatremb.com.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeach