Model trains roll at club
The Grand Strand Model Railroaders’ club site contains several working model trains the public is welcome to enjoy, with extra days this weekend. Special guests through Saturday are officials from Operation Lifesaver, based at Sunny Point Army Depot in North Carolina, to promote safety at railroad crossings and educate the public Details at 297-7162 or 293-4386.
Details | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the club site, in Myrtle Beach mall, three doors from Bass Pro Shops, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres, for free.
Stroll maritime forest
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In “May The Forest Be With You!” walk a mile in a maritime forest; for ages 7 and older, with closed-toe shoes. Details at 238-0874 or www.myrtlebeachsp.com.
Details | 2-2:45 p.m. (park open 6 a.m.-10 p.m.) at Myrtle Beach State Park, on U.S. 17 Business, one mile south of Ocean Boulevard/Farrow Parkway; free with admission: $5 ages 16 and older, $3.25 S.C. seniors, and $3 ages 6-15.
Free movie in MB
Adults and seniors are invited to catch a movie every Friday, next with “What To Expect When You’re Expecting,” starring Jennifer Lopez and rated PG-13. Details at 918-2380.
Details | 3 p.m. at Myrtle Beach Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane, near Farrow Parkway and The Market Common, for free.
See ‘Durang Durang’
Atlantic Stage’s “Durang Durang,” for mature audiences, two single-act plays by Christopher Durang – “Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All for You” and “The Actor’s Nightmare” – continues through Sunday. Details at 877-287-8587 or www.atlanticstage.com.
Details | 7:30 p.m. in 79th Avenue Theatre, at Coastal Carolina University’s Myrtle Beach Education Center, at U.S. 17 Bypass; $27.50 general admission, $22.50 seniors (ages 55 and older)/educators/military, and $17.50 students.
Donate food with blues
Spider Webb and the Boogie Blues Revue’s have added a “True Blues For Food” drive and concert series with guests including Chicago Bob Hess, Digger T, Coman Sproles, Vern Cygan, Dollar Bill and Oscar Valencia. Everyone is asked to bring a food item or two to donate. Details at 238-8507 or www.surfsideliverocks.com.
Details | 9 p.m.-1 a.m. at Surfside Live, 803 U.S. 17 Business S., Surfside Beach, for free.
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