Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Feb. 7

02/06/2013 5:00 PM

01/31/2013 12:58 PM

Art sale aids elephants

The second and final part of an art show, sale and silent auction for the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, helping orphaned African elephants, moves south. Details at 357-3507

Details | 10 p.m.-5 p.m. at misc. Everything Murrells Inlet art gallery, 4124-D U.S. 17 Business, across from The Marsh Walk.

Author at Brookgreen

Jane Hirsch, daughter of Willard Hirsch – whose “Charleston’s Sculptor” exhibit continues through April 21 – will talk about her father and sign copies of her book “Art Is a Powerful Language: Willard Hirsch – The Man, The Artist.” Details at 235-6000, 800-849-1931 or

Details | 2 p.m. at Brookgreen Gardens (open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.), on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach; free with admission, which lasts seven days: $14 ages 13-64, $12 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12

‘Fun and Fitness’ at park

A “Fun and Fitness in February” series of programs continues with “Hike with a Ranger.” Details at 235-8755 for the education center, 237-4440 main office, or

Details | 3-4:30 p.m. (and on Feb. 14 and 22) at Huntington Beach State Park (open 6 a.m.-6 p.m. daily), on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach; free with park admission: $5 ages 16 and older, $3.25 S.C. seniors, $3 ages 6-15.

Trio speak at library

“An Evening of Convivial Conversations” is the topic of the next Friends of the Waccamaw Library “First Thursday” meeting. Hear updates from Amy King, the newly appointed children’s librarian; Jalene Hubby, director of Empire for the Arts, Dance and Tumbling Center” and a former Rockette; and Beverly Kennedy, co-executive director of the Family Justice Center in Georgetown. Details at 545 3623 or

Details | 7 p.m. at Georgetown County Library Waccamaw Neck Branch, 24 Commerce Lane, Pawleys Island, west of U.S. 17, for free.

Shows at Socastee High

“A Night with the Socastee Singers,” a benefit concert to help pay for their travel to New York for competition, opens for two nights through Friday. Details at 293-9041.

Details | 7 p.m. at Socastee High School, on S.C. 707, just east of Dick Pond Road/S.C. 544, for $10.

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