‘Portfolios II’ exhibit opens at CCU
“Portfolios II,” with works by graduating seniors with degrees in studio art and graphic design, opens, going through May 6, also with a closing reception 4:30-6:30 p.m. May 6. Details at 843-349-6454 (call to arrange up-close parking for anyone with a disability or mobility matter) or www.coastal.edu/bryanartgallery.
Details: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays in Rebecca Randall Bryan Art Gallery, in Coastal Carolina University Edwards College building, on main campus, accessed from U.S. 501 and S.C. 544 in Conway. Free.
Brookgreen open later through April
Brookgreen Gardens, where the “Nature Connects: Legos Bricks Sculpture” exhibit continues through Sept. 5, is open later this month, till 8 p.m. daily, through Friday. Details at 843-235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org.
Details: At Brookgreen Gardens, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach, open 9:30 a.m. daily. Garden admission lasts seven days: $16 ages 13-64, $14 ages 65 and older, $8 ages 4-12, and free ages 3 and younger.
‘Trio Dinner’ benefits scholarship fund
Feast on the “Trio Dinner,” a benefit for the Myrtle Beach Area Hospitality Association’s scholarship funds directed at hospitality and culinary education. Details at 843-626-9668, www.triodinner.org.
Details: 6:30 p.m. at Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Oak Street and 21st Avenue North. $25 student, $85 individual, or $160 couple.
Walk in scenic Vereen gardens
Take a scenic walk on some north Strand recreation trails in Vereen Memorial Historical Gardens, near the N.C. line. Details at 843-249-4157.
Details: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays outside Horry County Parks and Recreation’s C.B. Berry Recreation Center, 2250 S.C. 179, Little River, just east of U.S. 17. Free.