Lunch for veterans
Veterans of the Merchant Marines and all other services are invited to a lunch meeting. Details at 651-8046 or www.usmmsc.com.
Details | Lunch at noon, meeting 1 p.m., at Veteran’s Cafe, 1144 Shine Ave., Myrtle Beach, behind The Market Common.
See ‘Now Is Good’
Adults and seniors are invited to catch a movie every Friday, next with “Now Is Good,” starring Dakota Fanning 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.
Theater professor visits
Brent Blair, associate professor of theater at University of Southern California, will give a talk on “Theatre and Collective Trauma: Rwanda and Elsewhere Around the Globe.” Details from Gwendolyn Schwinke, assistant professor of theater at Coastal Carolina University, at 349-6412, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Details | 4:45-5:45 p.m. in CCU’s Wall Auditorium, with reception 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Room 222 of that building, for free.
Ketron Film Festival
The Larry Ketron Film Festival opens for three days through Sunday, starting with “Fresh Horses,” from 1988 with Molly Ringwald. Also, catch “The Retrievers” (2001) 2:30 p.m. Saturday and “The Only Thrill” (1998) 7 p.m. Saturdayand 2 p.m. Sunday. Details at 527-2924 or www.swampfoxplayers.com.
Details | 7 p.m. at Strand Theater, 710 Front St., Georgetown; $5 Strand Cinema members, otherwise $7 ages 12 and older, and $3 ages 12 and younger.
Dangermuffin in NMB
Dangermuffin, from Folly Beach, near Charleston, returns for another rock concert, as the trio promotes its “Olly Oxen Free” CD. Details at 249-8942 www.piratescovelounge.com and www.dangermuffinmusic.com.
Details | 10 p.m. at Pirate’s Cove Lounge, 205 Main St., North Myrtle Beach, for $5.
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