Items run on a space-available basis. Submit events at least one week prior to publication date. By mail: Community Calendar, The Sun News, P.O. Box 406, Myrtle Beach, SC 29578. By email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Email North Strand events to Jo Ann Mathews at email@example.com. For information, call Lisa Urban, 626-0300.
BINGO FOR VETERANS, 910-579-3577. 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Calabash VFW Post 7288, 900 Carter Drive, Calabash, N.C. $11 for 16 games.
“DINING FOR A CAUSE”, 235-3021. Thursday. Enjoy dinner at Hanser House restaurant, 14360 Ocean Highway, Litchfield. Owners will donate a portion of their day’s proceeds to further the Miss Ruby’s Kids early childhood literacy program. Reservations suggested.
COASTAL ANIMAL RESCUE VETERINARY CLINIC CELEBRATES SECOND ANNIVERSARY, www.coastalanimalrescue.org. 4-7 p.m. Thursday, 1288 Limestone St., Murrells Inlet. Come meet and greet veterinarians and clinic staff and join them for a cook out.
WELCOME HOME FOR WOUNDED WARRIOR RIDE, 4 p.m. Sept. 28. Wounded Warrior Bicyclists will be arriving at the Calabash VFW, Highway 179, Calabash, N.C. Goal is to line the street with people and flags; be there no later than 3:30 p.m. There is plenty of parking but car pooling is suggested.
MEDICINE DROP-OFF EVENT, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday, Wal-Mart, 550 U.S. 17, North Myrtle Beach. Also during the event, people can have their child car seats checked by public safety officers to insure they are properly installed.
SHALLOTTE FARMERS MARKET, 910-754-4032. 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays through September, Riverside Park, Main Street and Whiteville Road (N.C. 130), Shallotte, N.C. (behind the Brunswick County Chamber of Commerce building).
SENIOR SATURDAYS IN SEPTEMBER, 249-4948. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. The Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach, 409 Bay St., is reducing adoption fees on senior pets ages 7 and up to $30 each Saturday during the month of September.
HUMANE SOCIETY OF NORTH MYRTLE BEACH DUCK TAGGING PARTY, 249-4948. 6 p.m. Friday, , Boulineau’s Warehouse, which is behind The Biscuit Shack at 1128 Sea Mountain Highway, Cherry Grove; bring a chair.
BINGO, 448-3216. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Myrtle Beach Elks Lodge, 605 27th Ave. N. $17. Smoke free.
WEEKLY GRAND STRAND QUILTERS. 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursdays, Base Recreation Center, Myrtle Beach. Bring lunch.
BEGINNER CROCHET AND KNITTING CLASSES, 918-1275. 2 p.m. Fridays, Shirley Walker Boone S.C. Collection Room, Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
KNITTING GROUP, 915-7453. 10-11:30 a.m. Fridays, North Myrtle Beach Library, 910 First Ave. S., in the library meeting room. No registration required.
RUMMIKUB/BOARD GAMES, 280-5584 or 249-6778. 1-4 p.m. Tuesdays, J. Bryan Floyd Community Center, 1030 Possum Trot Road, North Myrtle Beach. No partner necessary. Supplies provided.
MAH JONGG CLUB, 215-4700. 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Socastee Library, 141 S.C. 707-Connector Road, Myrtle Beach.
KNITTING CLUB, 215-4700. 10 a.m.-noon Wednesdays, Socastee Library, 141 S.C. 707-Connector Road, Myrtle Beach.
CLASSES FOR ADULTS, CHILDREN AND FAMILIES, 488-6200 or www.edtheturtle.com. Myrtle Beach Family Learning Center, 3101 Oak St. Classes range from one-time sessions to six-week courses and cost between $18 and $112, depending on the topic and materials or supplies associated with the instruction. To register call or go online.
GRAND STRAND OPTIMIST CLUB, 448-4156. 12:30 p.m. Thursdays, Pine Lakes Country Club, 5603 Granddaddy Drive, Myrtle Beach. Lunch and guest speakers.
GRAND STRAND TOASTMASTERS, 803-984-6766. 7 p.m. Thursday, First Presbyterian Church, 38th Avenue and Robert Grissom Parkway, second-floor of building on right-hand side, Myrtle Beach.
STITCHIN’ SISTERS, 347-4972. 10 a.m. third Thursday, Christ the Servant Lutheran Church, Fellowship Hall, 2105 U.S. 501 E., Conway.
CHAPTER 1 OF THE CHRISTIAN VETERANS, 450-7506, 7 p.m. third Thursday, Pleasant Plain Baptist Church, 1260 Highway 57, Little River.
MYRTLE BEACH KIWANIS, 385-1546. Noon, first and third Thursdays, Thorny’s Restaurant, 600 S. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. $10 lunch/tip included.
GRAND STRAND BLUE STAR MOTHERS MEETING, 390-5639. 7 p.m. third Thursday, American Legion Post 186, Little River.
VETERANS OF THE MERCHANT MARINES, 651-8046. 1 p.m. third Friday, Veterans Café, 1144 Shine Ave., The Market Common.
THE CONWAY LIONS CLUB, 455-4467 or 347-4914. 1 p.m. on the first and third Fridays of each month at Ryan’s Restaurant, 2904 Church St., Conway.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK KIWANIS CLUB, 754-7489. 7:30 a.m. breakfast and 8 a.m. meeting, first and third Tuesdays of the month, Sunny Side Up Dinner, 10068 Beach Drive SW, Calabash, N.C.
FRIENDS OF THE CAROLINA FOREST LIBRARY MEETING, 915-5282. 6 p.m. Monday, Carolina Forest Library, 2250 Carolina Forest Blvd., Myrtle Beach.
DELTA DELTA CHAPTER OF BETA SIGMA PHI meets the first and third Tuesday of the month. Call 215-4894 for time and location.
BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL/BNI COASTLINE CHAPTER, 450-6287. 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Prossers Restaurant.
LOVE SCRABBLE? 446-4665 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Noon-4 p.m. Tuesdays, Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
SCHOLARS FORUM, 545-3388. 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Georgetown Library, 405 Cleland St., Georgetown.
BRUNSWICK COUNTY TOASTMASTERS, 910-540-1363 or www.toastmasters.org. 6:30 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays, BEMC meeting room, U.S. 17, Supply, N.C.
MYRTLE BEACH CIVITAN CLUB, 448-2019. 1 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday, the Dunes Club, Myrtle Beach.
THE MYRTLE BEACH CAMERA CLUB, email@example.com or www.mbcameraclub.org. 7 p.m. fourth Tuesday each month, the Grand Strand Senior Center 1268 21st Ave., N., Myrtle Beach. Guests are welcome.
GRAND STRAND MASTER GARDENERS ASSOCIATION, 237-7153. 6 p.m. fourth Tuesday, Grand Strand Church of Christ, 2212 Glenns Bay Road, Surfside Beach.
LAUREATE TAU CHAPTER OF BETA SIGMA PHI, 651-2258 or 997-3134. Meets second and fourth Wednesdays. Snowbirds and transferees welcome. Call for time and location.
AARP, 215-4700. 1 p.m. Wednesdays, Socastee Library, 141 S.C. 707-Connector Road, Myrtle Beach.
THE MYRTLE BEACH BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL, 457-3547. 7:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Friendly’s, 4705 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. Accepting new members.
THE NEWCOMERS CLUB OF THE GRAND STRAND COFFEE, 651-9943. 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Carolina Forest Recreation Center, 2254 Carolina Forest Blvd., Myrtle Beach.
CLASSES AND ACTIVITIES FOR ALL AGES, 918-2440 or www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com/tennis.html. Classes and times vary, Myrtle Beach Tennis Center, 3302 Grissom Parkway.
BRUNSWICK COUNTY FITNESS CLASSES, 910-253-2583. Classes throughout the county such as water aerobics, total body fusion, yoga, zumba, aqua zumba and women’s weight loss. Times and days vary; call or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
MYRTLE BEACH MARLINS AND HURRICANES SWIM TEAMS, 918-2280 or email@example.com. Grand Strand Recreational Swim League holds swimming and training at Pepper Geddings Recreation Center and Canal Street Recreation Center. Annual registration fee in addition to group fees: $15 city resident or $25 non-city resident.
CRABTREE MEMORIAL GYMNASIUM CLASSES AND ACTIVITIES, 918-2355 or 918-2358. Open from 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; from 6 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Friday; and from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at 1004 Crabtree Lane, Myrtle Beach.
TAI CHI CLASSES, 294-5486. 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 7:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Shaolin Fu Studios. Free.
ZUMBA FITNESS CLASSES, 655-0839 or www.zumbawithlindac.com. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Monday-Friday, Surfside Bowling Center’s Brick House Lounge, 510 U.S. 17, Surfside Beach. $5 per class.
PEPPER GEDDINGS RECREATION CENTER, 918-2280. Variety of classes and activities. Open from 6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; from 6 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday; and from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Call for more information.
SHAG DANCE LESSONS, 910-253-2583. Beginners: 6-7 p.m.; intermediate 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 16, South Brunswick Island Center. $60/per person. Pre-registration required. Call to register.
FOR THE KIDS
PRE-SCHOOL STORYTIME, 918-1275. 11 a.m. Thursdays and Fridays, through Dec. 14, for 3- to 5-year-olds. Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
CHILDREN’S MEET AND GREET, 915-5282. 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Carolina Forest Library, 2250 Carolina Forest Blvd., Myrtle Beach.
LITTLE LISTENERS PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 915-5282. 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, Carolina Forest Library, 2250 Carolina Forest Blvd., Myrtle Beach.
PLAYHOORAY! BABIES AND TODDLER STORY TIME, 915-5282. 10:30 a.m. Mondays, Carolina Forest Library, 2250 Carolina Forest Blvd., Myrtle Beach. Free and open to the public.
PRE-SCHOOL STORYTIME, 215-4700. 11 a.m. Tuesdays, Socastee Library, 141 707-Connector Road, Myrtle Beach.
BABY STORYTIME, 918-1275. 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays through Dec. 11, for ages 4-18 months. Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. Pre-registration required.
BABY FUN TIME, 215-4700. 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Socastee Library, 141 707-Connector Road, Myrtle Beach.
TODDLER STORYTIME, 918-1275. 11 a.m. Wednesdays, through Dec. 12, Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
HOMESCHOOL STORYTIME, 918-1275. 2:30 p.m. Wednesdays, through Dec. 12, for kindergarteners and older. Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
STORYTIME, 756-8101. 10 a.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, for children of all ages, Loris Library, 4316 Main St., Loris.
TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, 347-0043. 6 p.m. Thursdays, Holy Lamb Lutheran Church, 2541 Forestbrook Road, Myrtle Beach.
TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, 997-9641. 6 p.m. Mondays, Low Country Community Church, 4430 Murrells Inlet Road, Murrells Inlet.
TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, 357-9735. 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Windjammer Village Clubhouse, U.S. 17 Business, Garden City.
SINGLES, SEPARATED, DIVORCED, WIDOWED SUPPORT GROUP, 910-575-4664 or 910-579-4089. 6 p.m. second and fourth Mondays, St. Brendan the Navigator Catholic Church, U.S.17, Shallotte, N.C.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY, 235-6400 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 7 p.m. Mondays, Grace Church Waccamaw in Litchfield Beach. Worldwide 12-step program and support group for those suffering from any hurt, hang-up or habit.
GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS AND GAM-ANON, 888-846-4427. 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
GRIEF SUPPORT MEETINGS, 651-2335. 1:30-2:30 p.m. third Tuesday, HealthFinders, Coastal Grand mall, Myrtle Beach.
CO-DEPENDENTS ANONYMOUS, 907-2217 or 833-9588. 7 p.m. Tuesdays, 3116 Shetland Lane, Unit 34, Myrtle Beach.
GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP, 910-754-9126, 9:30 a.m., first Wednesday of the month. Maloney Room, St. Brendan the Navigator Catholic Church, U.S. 17, Supply, N.C.
OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS, 222-3416. Meetings throughout the Grand Strand. Call for information.
PREVENTATIVE HEALTH CARE SERVICES, 918-4910 or www.grandstrandhumanesociety.com. Walk-in clinic hours are 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, and 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Grand Strand Humane Society, 3241 Mr. Joe White Ave., Myrtle Beach.
JUST FOR FUN
NMB MUSIC ON MAIN SERIES, 280-5584. 6:30 p.m. Thursday, horseshoe in North Myrtle Beach. Free. Sponsored by North Myrtle Beach Parks and Recreation Department.
23RD ANNUAL ADULT SPELLING BEE, 910-754-7323 or www.bcliteracy.org. 6 p.m. silent auction, 7 p.m. bee begins, Thursday, Virginia Williamson Event Center, Odell Williamson Auditorium, Brunswick Community College, off U.S. 17 at College Road, Supply, N.C. Free. Public invited.
“STOP THE TRAFFIC! HUMAN TRAFFICKING CAN BE STOPPED”, 910-754-8548. 7 p.m. Thursday, St. Brendan the Navigator Catholic Church, U.S. 17, Shallotte, N.C. Jennifer Fisher from North Carolina Department of Justice will explain what human trafficking means and what people can do about the problem. Free.
ALL-NIGHT LASER TAG AND FUN EXTRAVAGANZA LOCK-IN, 236-3444. 10 p.m. Friday until 7 a.m. Saturday, Surf’s Up Family Fun Center, 4112 Carolina Commercial Drive, $24.99.
FREE ADULT AND SENIOR MOVIES, 918-2380. 3 p.m. Fridays through Oct. 26, Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane, Myrtle Beach. Soft drinks and popcorn available for $1 each.
MEDIEVAL TIMES DINNER/TOURNAMENT EDUCATIONAL EXTRAVAGANZA EXPO, 236-4635, ext. 2719 or email email@example.com. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Free educational expo for North Carolina and South Carolina teachers and educators. Reservation required.
A SALUTE TO NATIONAL BALLROOM DANCE WEEK, 272-4040. www.usadancegrandstrand.org or usadance.org. Noon-3 p.m. Saturday, USA Dance Grand Strand Chapter 6024 holds ballroom dance demonstrations and offers free dance lessons at Myrtle Beach Mall, 10177 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach.
FARM TO TABLE EVENT, coastaluncorked.com. 5 p.m. Sunday, Thompson Farm & Nursery, 1625 Bucksville Drive, Conway. $150 per person or $750 for a table of six.
CLEMSON EXTENSION GARDENING WORKSHOP, 915-5282. 11 a.m. Tuesday, Carolina Forest Library, 2250 Carolina Forest Blvd., Myrtle Beach. Topic is “Urban Tree Care” with Gary Forrester.
CAROLINA FOREST LIBRARY GRAND OPENING, 915-5282. 10 a.m. Wednesday, Carolina Forest Library, 2250 Carolina Forest Blvd., Myrtle Beach.
COFFEE WITH THE AUTHORS, 910-575-5999. 10 a.m. Oct. 4; Sunset River Marketplace, 10283 Beach Drive, Calabash, N.C. Myrtle Beach mystery writer Troy Nooe will discuss “Damn Yankee,” and Jane Woodard will discuss “Doo Dah Day”; free; call for reservations.
NAMI GRAND STRAND EDUCATION COURSE, 847-212-6463. 6:30-9 p.m. Oct. 4, First United Methodist Church, 902 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. Registration required.
“COFFEE WITH FRIENDS”, 915-7453. 10 a.m. Oct.4. Friends of the Library of North Myrtle Beach hosts guest speaker Richard Cote. Library meeting room, 910 1st Ave. Program is free and open to the public.
PLANT SALE, 910-253-2610. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 4 and 5; Extension Master Gardener Volunteers of Brunswick County Extension Service, Government Complex, Bolivia, N.C. All annuals, perennials, trees and shrubs for sale are suitable for the coastal area.
ANTI-BULLYING FOUNDATION WITH MUSIC CONCERT, www.giveback.org/karenklein or www.nobullytour.com 7 p.m. Oct. 5, six musical arts to take the stage in front of The Bowery, 110 Ninth St. and Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach.
2012 PAWLEYS ISLAND WINE FESTIVAL, 626-3911 or www.pawleysmusic.com. 7-10 p.m. Oct. 5, The Reserve Golf Club House. $100. Tickets available online.
THE MAYOR’S CUP MEN’S AMATEUR GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP, 918-2305 or http://www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com/golf.html. Oct. 5-7, Whispering Pines Golf Course. Registration deadline Sept. 27.
FALL FESTIVAL, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 6, First Presbyterian Church, 1300 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. Rummage sale, crafts and baked goods.
THIRD ANNUAL CONWAY FALL FESTIVAL, 248-1740. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 6, Third Avenue and Laurel streets in downtown Conway. Carolina Breakers and The Fantastic Shakers perform. Events and activities include a classic car show, a Kids Play Zone with games, activities, inflatables, face painting, camel and pony rides, and more.
PAWS-ABILITY’S 2ND ANNUAL POKER RUN ON BICYCLE, www.paws-ability.org. Oct. 7, Ocean Isle Inn, Ocean Isle Beach, N.C. Proceeds to support the needs of local animal rescue groups, animal shelters and animal programs that affect Brunswick County. $25 per rider. To register, mail a check with participant’s name, email address and phone number to: Paws-Ability, P O Box 6174, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469.
“THE DICKENS NOBODY KNOWS”, 910-755-5383 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 5 p.m. appetizers, 6 p.m. dinner, 7:30 p.m. presentation, Oct. 9; Odell Williamson Auditorium, College Road and U.S. 17, Supply, N.C. $75.
PINK WARRIOR SISTERS, 910-575-2703. 2 p.m. second Tuesday of the month, St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, in Ocean Isle Beach, N.C.
ST. ANDREW CATHOLIC SCHOOL 29TH ANNUAL TASTE OF THE TOWN, 448-6062 or www.totmb.com. 4-10 p.m. Oct. 9, Myrtle Beach Convention Center, 2101 N. Oak St., Myrtle Beach. Tickets $5 in advance and $6 at the door.
LIFE LINE SCREENING, 800-395-1801. Oct. 9, Christian Church NMB, 1294 S.C. 9 W., Longs. Sponsored by Grand Strand Regional Medical Center, Myrtle Beach. Screening includes stroke/carotid artery, heart rhythm, kidney disease, abdominal aortic aneurysm, peripheral arterial disease, osteoporosis. Call to register.
BIKINI BEACH CAT RESCUE, 655-7881. Holds a low-cost spay and neuter clinic for felines at The Cat’s Meow on Oct. 9, 16, 23 and 30. The cost is $45 for a neuter and $55 for a spay. And for feral felines at the Animal Hospital and Laser Center in Pawleys Island on Oct. 11, 16 and 25. The cost is $40. Includes a basic exam and a 1-year rabies vaccination. Space is limited. Call for an appointment.
PORK CHOP DINNER, 448-3047. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 9, Myrtle Beach Masonic Lodge, 905 U.S. 501. $7 donation. Eat-in or take-out, delivery of five or more orders. Part of the proceeds benefits the needy families at Christmas.
BRUNSWICK COUNTY TOASTMASTERS, 910-540-1363 or www.toastmaster.org. 6:30 p.m., second and fourth Tuesdays. BEMC meeting room, U.S. 17, Supply, N.C.
PRO-AM MINI GOLF TOURNAMENT, 449-9622. 4:30-6 p.m. practice rounds and dinner, 6:30 p.m. shot gun start, Oct. 10, Hawaiian Village Golf benefiting the YMCA. $15 entry fee or $25 for two person teams. Sign up at the YMCA, 62nd Avenue North, Myrtle Beach or Hawaiian Rumble, 33rd Avenue South, North Myrtle Beach.
CROCODILE ROCKS 2012 MASTERS CHARITY TOURNAMENT, 458-2585. 4:30 practice/dinner, 6:30 shotgun start Oct. 10-13, Hawaiian Village, 3210 U.S. 17 S., North Myrtle Beach. $15 person or $25 per two-person team. Proceeds benefit Claire Chapin Epps Family YMCA.
BRUNSWICK NOVANT MEDICAL CENTER FOUNDATION GOLF TOURNAMENT, 910-721-1460 or 910-721-1454. 7-8:30 a.m. registration/breakfast; 8:30 a.m. shotgun start; Oct. 12, Lockwood Folly Country Club. Individual players $125 and $500 for teams. Proceeds support the BNMC Foundation’s Women and Children’s Wellness Outreach Initiative.
MOVIES AT MCLEAN, 280-5584 or parks.nmb.us. 7 p.m. Oct. 12, McLean Park, North Myrtle Beach.
OKTOBERFESTIVAL OF FASHION, 448-8379 or LBSfashion@frontier.com. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 13, Dunes Golf and Beach Club, 9000 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach. $35 per person includes lunch. All proceeds from this event benefit the Long Bay Symphony, the Youth Orchestra and its educational programs.
“PINK YOUR FLAMINGO” FLOCK WALK AND AUCTION, 213-0333. Registration at 9 a.m., walk will begin at 10 a.m. Oct. 13, the walk will begin and end at Flying Fish Public Market & Grill, Barefoot Landing. Adults $20 and $10 for children 12 and under. Registration the day of event will be $25 for adults and $15 for children. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of North Myrtle Beach/Little River and Breast Cancer Research.
12TH ANNUAL CRUISE TO THE COAST CLASSIC CAR SHOW, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 13 at Barefoot Landing, North Myrtle Beach.
BARBECUE LUNCH, 450-5689. 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 17, Curbside pick up at St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church Hall (will deliver). $10.
11TH ANNUAL BENEFIT GALA FOR CHILDREN, 910-457-3494 or www.cisbrunswick.org. 6-10 p.m. Oct. 18, Cape Fear Regional Jetport, Oak Island, N.C. Dinner, silent auctions, raffles and entertainment. $100.
THE MAYOR’S CUP WOMEN’S AMATEUR GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP, 918-2305 or www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com/golf.html. Oct. 19-21, Whispering Pines Golf Course. Registration deadline Oct. 11.
GRAND STRAND BEACH SOCIAL DANCE, 903-3765. 7-10 p.m. Oct. 20, Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. $7. Beverages provided and tables of eight may be reserved.
KIDS’ AND PETS’ HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTESTS. Noon Oct. 27, Barefoot Landing, North Myrtle Beach. There will be face painting; free carousel rides for those who are in costume and kids’ karaoke
TRICK OR TREATING, 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31, at Barefoot Landing, North Myrtle Beach. Dress up the kids and bring them out to enjoy the sights, sounds, and safety of trick or treating.
MBAFB 20TH YEAR BASE CLOSURE REUNION, www.mbafbreunion.com. Any former military or civilian ever assigned to Myrtle Beach Air Force Base and their families are invited to the reunion scheduled on April 6, 2013. RSVP before Dec. 15.
WAMPEE-LITTLE RIVER HIGH SCHOOL GRAND REUNION, 390-1906, 399-3446, wampee-high-school.blogspot.ca or email at email@example.com. For March 22-23, 2013, at Ocean Drive Beach and Golf Resort in North Myrtle Beach. For all students who ever attended.