THE WEEK AHEAD
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Sun News winner heads to national spelling bee
Area student Isabella Neubauer will compete this week in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. The competition begins on Tuesday.
Neubauer, who represented Lowcountry Preparatory Middle School, qualified for the national spelling bee for the third time, after winning in The Sun News Regional Spelling Bee earlier this year.
Grand Park expected to reopen this week
Grand Park near The Market Common in Myrtle Beach, renovated, upgraded, closed for a few weeks from May. The park, near the bridge over the lake, is scheduled to reopen on Saturday.
Corvettes cruise to the beach
18th annual “Corvettes at Myrtle Beach” show 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Broadway at the Beach, off 21st Avenue North in Myrtle Beach, benefiting Canine Angels, and Hope House of Myrtle Beach.
For more information, call 347-2019 or visit www.myrtlebeachcorvetteclub.com.
Marine wildlife conservationist in town
Meet Guy Harvey, marine wildlife artist and conservationist, in two places this weekend: noon-2 p.m. Saturday at Callahan’s Nautical Gifts, 9973 Beach Drive S.W., Calabash, N.C.; and 1-3 p.m. Sunday at Palmetto Moon, in Coastal Grand mall in Myrtle Beach.
Find out more details at www.guyharvey.com.
Remembering Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach continues to celebrate the city’s 75th birthday with “Remembering the Beach: A Local History Series” kicking off this weekend.
Chapin Memorial Library will host two events, with the first happening Saturday at 11 a.m. with a discussion with long-time resident Tempe Hughes Oehler.
She is expected to discuss working in the first “news bureau” at the Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, survey maps of the newly-formed city created by her father, N.C. Hughes, and other stories.
The second discussion will be held June 15 and focus on the Myrtle Beach Pavilion.
For more information, call Lesta Sue Hardee at 918-1281.