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EXPERIENCE LIFE ON THE “ONE HORSE FARM” 843-365-3596 or email@example.com. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 6, L. W. Paul Living History Farm, U.S. 701 North and Harris Shortcut Road, Conway. Demonstrations on the process of canning and making desserts with pears from 11 a.m.-noon. Free and open to the public.
UNITED WAY AND BB&T PARTNERING TO BRING ECONOMIC SUCCESS DAY TO THE COMMUNITY, www.UnitedWayHorry.org/economic-success-day. Noon-4 p.m. Oct. 7, community parking lot next to the First United Methodist Church, 901 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. Classes are scheduled throughout the day.
BASIL’S PIZZA ONE MILE FAMILY FUN RUN/WALK, 843-281-3737. 5 p.m. registration begins, 6 p.m. run/walk begins, Oct. 7, the North Myrtle Beach Aquatic and Fitness Center. $8 registration fee.
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FREE MOVIES, 843-361-7949. 7 p.m. every Saturday in October, Carousel Courtyard, Barefoot Landing, 4898 U.S. 17 S., North Myrtle Beach. Bring seating. All movies are weather permitting. Children's activities, 6-8 p.m.
DISCUSSION BY CCU ANTHROPOLOGY FACULTY ON THE HOMO NALEDI (meaning “Star”) fossil recently discovered in South Africa, 843-915-5320 or HCGMuseum@horrycounty.org. 1 p.m. Oct. 8, McCown Auditorium, the Horry County Museum, 805 Main St., Conway. Lecture is free and open to the public.
"CONNECTING-KIDS-COPS-COMMUNITY" cookout. Noon-4 p.m. Oct. 8, the Grand Park, Shelters A and C, by the Grand Lake at Market Common. Free food (hot dogs, hamburgers, soft drink, etc.), games, dunking booths, basketball and football, face painting, music and dancing, fire trucks and police department equipment displays.
FIRE DEPARTMENT OPEN HOUSE, 843-913-6369. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 8, 810 First Ave. N., Surfside Beach. Fire truck rides, food, games, moon bounce, station tours, and more.
FARMERS MARKET. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday through Oct. 25, corner of Surfside and Willow Drives, Surfside Beach.
DOCUMENTARY MATINEE SERIES, 843-915-5320 or HCGMuseum@horrycounty.org. 1 p.m. Wednesdays throughout the remainder of the year, McCown Auditorium, the Horry County Museum, 805 Main St., Conway.
COMMUNITY FORUM ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING, 843-399-6590 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 12, the conference center at Barefoot Resort, 2250 Premier Resorts Blvd., North Myrtle Beach. Key note speaker Alan Wilson, SC Attorney General. Workshop, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Oct. 18, Myrtle Beach Education Center, 900 79th Ave., Myrtle Beach. $15 forum only; $30 workshop/forum. Register online: www.humantraffickingcommunityforum.eventbrite.com
GRAND STRAND OPTIMIST CLUB, 843-448-4156. 12:30-1:30 p.m. Thursdays, Pine Lakes Country Club, 5603 Granddaddy Drive, Myrtle Beach. Lunch and guest speakers.
CRIBBAGE TOURNAMENT, 843-756-1795. 12:30 p.m. every Thursday, Little River area. Call for information.
LA LECHE LEAGUE OF THE GRAND STRAND, 465-5847 or 455-7599. 4 p.m. first Thursday, Socastee Library Meeting Room, 707 141-Connector Road, Myrtle Beach.
PAWLEYS ISLAND MASONS LODGE 409, 7:15 p.m. dinner and 8 p.m. meeting first Thursday each month. 75 Haunted Trail, just behind the Village Shops, U.S. 17 N.
CIVIL WAR ENTHUSIASTS WELCOME. Sons of Confederate Veterans, Camp 1026, Rough and Readys of Myrtle Beach, 843-399-1608 or www.horrryroughandreadyscamp1026.com. 7 p.m. first Thursday of every month, True BBQ, 364 Robert Grissom Parkway and Pine Island Road, Myrtle Beach. Activities include: cemetery cleanup, lectures, historical outings. The S.C.V. is an historical honor society and nonprofit organization.
MYRTLE BEACH KIWANIS, 843-450-8393. Noon, first and third Thursdays, Uncle John’s Restaurant, 402 24th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. $10 lunch/tip included.
THE MYRTLE BEACH LIONS CLUB, 843-444-4081, 6:30pm, first and third Thursday each month, Golden Corral, 868 Oak Forest Lane, Myrtle Beach.
GRAND STRAND TOASTMASTERS, 843-450-5973 or GrandStrandToastmasters.com.. 7 p.m. meets the first, third and fifth Thursday of every month, First Presbyterian Church, 3801 Robert Grissom Parkway, Myrtle Beach.
LOW COUNTRY ASTD, 843-414-4815. 11:30-1:30 p.m. first Friday, HTC Town Centre, 3990 River Oaks Drive, Myrtle Beach.
THE CONWAY LIONS CLUB, 843-455-4467 or 843-347-4914. 1 p.m. meets on the first and third Fridays of each month. Call for location. Chapin Library, 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
THE GRAND STRAND GENEALOGY CLUB, email@example.com. 10:30 a.m. Oct. 8, the Chapin Library, 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. Continue the conversation with a "Dutch Treat" luncheon at Harry's Breakfast Pancakes, 2306 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. No membership fee to join the club.
PALMETTO AFRICAN VIOLET SOCIETY, 843-877-2709 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Noon-2 p.m. second Saturday, Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
THE NORTH STRAND SAIL AND POWER SQUADRON, 843-399-1342 or www.NorthStrandSquadron.com. Second Saturday of every month. Call for details or go online
NATIONAL FEDERATION OF THE BLIND, Myrtle Beach Chapter, 843-399-2896. 1 p.m. second Saturday, Glenns Bay Baptist Church, 1835 Glenns Bay Road, Surfside Beach.
LUNCH CLUB, 843-651-9505 or email@example.com. Noon Mondays, Soho 544 Restaurant, 1300 S.C. 544, Conway. Guest speakers.
ORDER OF THE AMARANTH, 843-361-9619. 7:30 p.m. second Monday, Socastee Masonic Lodge, Butler Road, Myrtle Beach
LE LECHE LEAGUE OF THE PEE DEE, 843-360-0101. second Monday monthly, in the Sunday School House of the Church of the Advent, 103 E. Mullins St., Marion. Mothers-to-be and new moms encouraged to attend and learn more.
SOUTH STRAND GARDEN CLUB, 843-650-7615. 1 p.m. second Monday, Surfside Methodist Church, U.S. 17 Business and 13th Avenue North, Surfside Beach. Guests welcome.
THE NORTH MYRTLE BEACH LIONS CLUB, 843-399-6880. 7 p.m. second and fourth Monday, upstairs conference room, Boulineau's, 212 Sea Mountain Highway, Cherry Grove Section, North Myrtle Beach. Visiting Lions and guests welcome.
BUSINESS NETWORKS INTERNATIONAL/BNI COASTLINE CHAPTER, 843-839-0588 or www.bni-scga.com/coastline. 7:30-9 a.m. Tuesdays, Holiday Inn, 1601 N. Ocean Highway, Surfside Beach. Visitors welcome.
CHESS GROUP, 910-575-0173. 1 p.m. Tuesdays, Hickmans Crossroads, 1040 Calabash Road NW, Calabash, N.C. All ages and skill levels welcome.
MAHJONG CLUB, 843-215-4700. 10 a.m.-noon Tuesdays, Socastee Library, 141 S.C. 707-Connector Road, Myrtle Beach.
MAHJONG CLUB, 843-915-5280 or 843-205-5280. 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Surfside Beach Library, 410 Surfside Drive.
MYRTLE BEACH CIVITAN CLUB, 843-448-2019. 1 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday, the Dunes Club, Myrtle Beach
BRUNSWICK COUNTY TOASTMASTERS, 910-540-1363 or www.toastmaster.org. 6:30 p.m., second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, BEMC meeting room, U.S. 17, Supply, N.C.
COASTAL SKI AND OUTING CLUB, 843-446-2209. second Tuesday. Call for time and location.
MILITARY OFFICERS ASSOCIATION, 843-449-6807, 6:30 p.m. second Tuesday, Pine Lakes Country Club, Myrtle Beach.
COASTAL CAROLINA CAMERA CLUB, 910-287-6311. 7 p.m. second Tuesday, Shallotte Presbyterian Church, 5070 Main Street, Shallotte, N.C. Guests are always welcome. Visit website www.coastalcarolinacameraclub.org.
The $URFSIDE $EANOTES INVESTMENT CLUB, 843-650-8662. 6:30 p.m. second Tuesday, Surfside Beach area.
PINK WARRIOR SISTERS, 910-575-2703. 2 p.m. second Tuesday, St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Ocean Isle Beach, N.C.
LOW COUNTRY HERB SOCIETY, firstname.lastname@example.org. 9:30 a.m. Oct. 11, the Waccamaw Library, 41 St. Paul Place, Pawleys Island.
BRUNSWICK QUILT GUILD, www.brunswickquilters.com or email@example.com. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, Shallotte Presbyterian Church, 5070 MH Rourk Drive, Shallotte, N.C.
MYRTLE BEACH BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL, 843-238-1893. 7:30-9 a.m. Wednesdays, Brother Shucker’s Fish House, 4999 Carolina Forest Blvd., Myrtle Beach.
NORTH STRAND OPTIMIST CLUB, 843-273-3109. Noon Wednesdays, Grill House, 228 Second Ave. N., North Myrtle Beach. Lunch and guest speakers.
EASTERN CAROLINA’S UAW RETIREE’S, 843-467-3231 or kensenter1714 @aol.com. 10 a.m. second Wednesday, VFW Post 10804, 111 Highway 57 North, Little River.
LAUREATE TAU CHAPTER OF BETA SIGMA PHI, 843-651-2258 or 843-997-3134. Meets second and fourth Wednesdays. Snowbirds and transferees welcome. Call for time and location.
THE BRUNSWICK TOWN CHAPTER DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION, 910-253-8853 or 910-540-0301. 10 a.m. Oct. 12, Trinity United Methodist Church, Nash Street, Southport, N.C. Guest speakers are Norma and Ron Eckard.
PILOT CLUB OF CONWAY HOSTS ANNUAL CHICKEN BOG, 843-446-6347. 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Oct. 6, Conway Masonic Lodge, 15th Avenue. $7. Proceeds benefit local charity organizations and school educational programs.
BBQ FUNDRAISER, 843-235-8008 or www.moesoriginalbbq.com. Every Friday in October Moe's Original Bar-B-Que Food Truck will be at the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office, 430 N. Fraser St. from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Purchase southern barbecue and down home fixings and 50% of all proceeds will benefit Lt. Denise King who has been fighting lung cancer. Can call to pre-order.
HUGE RUMMAGE/YARD SALE, 843-251-3667. 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct 8, Beach Masonic Lodge, 941 U.S. 501 S., Myrtle Beach. Anyone wishing to donate items for the sale should bring them to the lodge from 10 a.m.-noon on Oct 7. Proceeds benefit the Myrtle Beach Order of the Eastern Star in their charitable endeavors.
KNITTING CLUB, 843-756-8101. 1 p.m. Thursdays, Loris Library, 4316 Main St., Loris. New members welcome.
KNITTING CLUB, 843-205-5280 or 843-915-5280. 1 p.m. Mondays, Surfside Beach Library, 410 Surfside Drive, Surfside Beach.
KNITTING CLUB. 1-3 p.m. Mondays, the Waccamaw Neck Branch Library, 41 St. Paul Place, Pawleys Island. All knitters and crocheters are welcome.
KNITTING CLUB, 843-215-4700. 10 a.m. Wednesdays, Socastee Library, 141 S.C. 707-Connector Road, Myrtle Beach.
SEWING BASKET, 843-915-7323. 11 a.m. Thursdays, Conway Library, 801 Main St., Conway.
GRAND STRAND QUILTERS, 843-918-2380. 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursdays, Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane, Myrtle Beach. Bring lunch.
WOODCARVERS WELCOME, 843-427-4218. 9 a.m.-noon Thursdays, Hobby Lobby, U.S. 17 N., North Myrtle Beach. No experience necessary. No charge.
CROCHET AND KNITTING CLASSES, 843-918-1275. 2-4 p.m. Fridays, first-floor meeting room, Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. Bring your own supplies.
CHICORA STITCHERS, 843-222-7393 or 843-503-3585. 2 p.m. first Sunday, Trinity Episcopal Church, 31st Avenue North and Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach. All types of hand-stitching and embroidery. New members welcome.
STITCHIN’ TIME NEEDLEWORK CLUB, 910-575-0173. 9 a.m. Mondays, Hickmans Crossroads Library, 1040 Calabash Road, Calabash, N.C., free, open to public.
QUILT CLUB, 843-215-4700. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays, Socastee Library, 141 S.C. 707-Connector Road, Myrtle Beach.
THE DELTA ALPHA CHAPTER OF BETA SIGMA PHI, 843-650-0571 or 843-450-5550. Meets the first Monday of every month. Call for information.
RUMMIKUB/BOARD GAMES, 843-280-5584 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.
SCRABBLE CLUB, 843-446-4665 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Noon-3:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
ACBL DUPLICATE BRIDGE, 843-497-4094. Myrtle Beach: 10:15 a.m. Tuesday; noon Thursday; and noon Saturday. Calabash Elks Club: 10 a.m. Friday. Call for location.
MYRTLE BEACH AREA WOODCARVERS, 843-903-3238. 9 a.m.-noon Tuesdays, A.C. Moore, 1120 Seaboard St., Myrtle Beach.
NEEDLEWORKERS, 860-690-4868. 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays, fellowship hall, New Life Lutheran Church, 7322 S.C. 544, Myrtle Beach. Bring your own needles, yarn provided.
PAWLEYS ISLAND BRIDGE CLUB, 843-318-6391 or bridgewebs.com/pawleysisland. Duplicate bridge games: 1:30 p.m. Monday, 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, 10 a.m. Thursday, 10:15 a.m. Friday and 1:30 p.m. some Sundays, 13088 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island.
LEARN TO WEAVE LONG LEAF PINE NEEDLE BASKETS. 843-360-4551 or email@example.com. Call or email for times and locations. Classes available Myrtle Beach, Little River and Brunswick County.
NEW ART CLASS FOR BEGINNER & INTERMEDIATE ADULTS, 843- 997-4729 or 843-280–5584 or http://parks.nmb.us. 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesdays, the J. Bryan Floyd Community Center, 1030 Possum Trot Road, North Myrtle Beach. $25 per class or $85 per month.
BALLROOM DANCING FOR BEGINNERS, 843-798-2639. 7 p.m. Fridays, First Presbyterian Church, 3810 Grissom Parkway, Myrtle Beach. $5 per person.
LINE DANCING WITH ABBY, 843-450-4299. Intermediate 8:45 - 10:30 a.m. Improver 10:30 a.m. - noon. High Beginner 12:30 - 2 p.m. Beginner Class with Linda 2 - 3:30 p.m. All classes are on Mondays and Wednesdays, South Strand Recreation Center, 9650 Scipio Lane, Myrtle Beach. $20 per month or $5 per class.
LINE DANCING, with Jackie Hoagland, 843-421-5770 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Mondays, 10:30 a.m.-noon High Beginner/Improver/Easy Intermediate and 6-8 p.m. Low Intermediate/Intermediate. $3. Surfside Civic Center, 829 N. Pine Drive, Surfside Beach.
KUNG FU, TAI CHI AND QIGONG, 843-294-5486. Kung Fu, Monday, Wednesday 7-10 p.m.; Tuesday, Thursday 8:30-10 p.m.; children’s ages 6-13, Saturday 1-3 p.m.; Tai Chi/Qigong, Tuesday, Thursday 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 7:30-8:30 p.m. Shaolin Kung Fu Studios, 196 Stonebridge Drive, Myrtle Beach.
SAND DOLLAR SQUARE DANCE CLUB, 843-333-8878. 6:30-8:30 p.m. every Monday, the Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. Mainstream and Plus Tips, some rounds and lines. $5 per person.
JUJITSU, SELF DEFENSE AND QIGONG. Children and adult programs being offered in the North, South and Grand Strand Recreation Centers. Call for details or to register: North Strand, 843-915-7884; South Strand, 843-915-7882; Grand Strand, 843-915-5332.
SILVER SNEAKERS CLASSES, 843-663-3900. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, Cardio Fit, 9:30 a.m. (low impact) classic stretch and tone, and 10:30 a.m. (seated class) wheelchair accessible, Fitness Zone, 304 S.C. 90 E., Unit C2, Little River.
EASY FITNESS, 843-915 5331. 11 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, North Strand Park, 120 Highway 57 S., Little River. $20 per month or $45 for three months.
ZUMBA, YOGA AND PILATES CLASSES, 843-273-0021 or www.EdisonsSmartFitness.com. Times and days vary, Edison’s Smart Fitness, Coastal North Town Center, 1424 U.S. 17 N., North Myrtle Beach. Call for details.
LINE DANCE CLASS, 570-655-1558 or email@example.com. 2:30 p.m. for beginners and 3:30 p.m. intermediate, every Wednesday, Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane, Myrtle Beach. $3 per class or $5 for both.
GRAND STRAND STRUTTERS, 843-497-0470. 6-7 p.m. class, 7-9 p.m. dancing Thursdays, Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. $5 per person.
FREE SELF DEFENSE CLASS, 843-668-4225 or www.SCWellnessAnd FitnessCenter.com. First Wednesday of each month, SC Wellness & Fitness Center, 3260 Holmestown Road, Myrtle Beach. Also have other classes for circuit training machines, accept silver sneakers for 65 and older; prime for 18-64 years old.
SILVER SNEAKER CLASSES, 843-995-3348. Class times and types vary. The Academy of Dance and Fine Arts, 304 S.C. 90 E., Unit D-1, Little River.
BLACK DOG RUNNING COMPANY, 843-839-1174 or www.blackdogrunning.com. 6 p.m. walkers and 6:30 p.m. runners every Thursday, 1600 Farrow Parkway, Myrtle Beach. 1 to 5 mile route in Market Common for runners and walkers to meet new friends and get active.
LINE DANCE CLASSES, 843-651-4603. 1 p.m. new beginners, 2-3:30 p.m. beginners, Tuesdays and 10:30 a.m.-noon Thursdays for high beginner, Civic Center, Surfside Beach.
ROCK”N”ETTES ORIENTATION/TRY-OUTS, ladies (50+) dance group, 843-497-4094. 11:30 a.m. Mondays, the Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
YOGA, 843-485-3632 or www.yogabytricia.com. 8:15-9:15 a.m. Wednesdays, J. Bryan Floyd Community Center, 1030 Possom Trot Road, North Myrtle Beach. $8 per class.
60’s FREE STYLE DANCE CLASS FOR SINGLES, 843-798-2639. 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave, N., Myrtle Beach. $30 monthly membership.
TAI CHI MIND/BODY EXERCISE CLASSES, 843-918-1281.10 a.m.-noon Oct. 3 - Jan. 9, 2017, Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
DANCELIFE USA CLASSES, 843-602-7197. 5-6:30 p.m. Carolina shag; 6:30-8 p.m. ballroom dance, every Wednesday, Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane, Market Common, Myrtle Beach. $10 per person.
BUCKSPORT LIBRARY, 843-397-1950. 7656 U.S. 701, Conway.
▪ Preschool children’s story hour, 10:30 a.m. Thursdays.
▪ Adult programs, 11 a.m. Wednesdays
CAROLINA FOREST LIBRARY, 843-915-5282. 2250 Carolina Forest Blvd., Myrtle Beach. Free and open to the public.
▪ Coloring for adults, 5:30-7 p.m. Mondays and 10 a.m.-noon Thursdays
▪ Story times for preschoolers 10:30 a.m. Thursdays
▪ Classic movies, 11 a.m. Fridays
▪ Family movie matinees, 11 a.m. first Saturday
▪ Sensory Friendly Saturdays, 11 a.m. second Saturday
▪ Story time for babies and toddlers 10:30 a.m. Mondays
▪ Teen nights, 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays
▪ Flying Cars, Floo Powder, & Flaming Torches: The Hi-Tech, Low-Tech World of Harry Potter, 5 p.m. Oct. 11
▪ Fiction Writers’ club meeting, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday
▪ Bingo, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays
▪ Lego club for children, 4:30 p.m. second Wednesday, for ages 5-12 years old
▪ Financial Literacy Class Series, 5-7 p.m. every Wednesday though Oct. 26. Call 843-915-5282 (press 1) or stop in to register.
CHAPIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 843-918-1293. 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach.
▪ Preschool story time, 1:30 p.m. Thursdays, for ages 3-5 years old.
▪ Family story time, 5:30 p.m. Thursdays, for children of all ages.
▪ Baby storytime, 5:30 p.m. Mondays and 9:30 and 11 a.m.Tuesdays, for ages 4-18 months.
▪ Toddler story time, 11 a.m. Wednesdays
CONWAY LIBRARY, 843-915-7323. 801 Main St.
▪ DIY Duct Tape Workshop, 2 p.m. Thursdays. All materials are provided. 843-915-7323 to register.
▪ Bouncing babies story time, 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, for ages 0-18 months.
▪ Conway Adult Coloring club, Mondays and Fridays, 10:30 a.m.
▪ Tumbling toddler story time, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, for ages 18 months-3 years.
▪ Playful preschooler story time, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, for ages 3-5 years.
▪ Teen Time, 3:45-5:15 p.m. each day after school
LORIS LIBRARY, 843-756-8101. 4316 Main St., Loris.
▪ Crafters group, 1 p.m. Thursdays
▪ Alzheimer’s support group, 11 a.m. Oct. 11
▪ Story time, 10 a.m. Wednesdays, all ages welcome.
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH LIBRARY, 843-915-7453. 910 First Ave. S., North Myrtle Beach.
▪ Preschoolers story time summer reading series, 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, for ages 3 to 5.
▪ Wiggle Worms story time for toddlers, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, for ages 1 to 3 years.
▪ Stork story time for babies, 10 a.m. Thursdays, for birth to 12 months.
▪ Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, for ages 3 to 5 years
▪ Book Bingo, 2 p.m. Oct. 10, for ages 10-18
▪ Lego club, 4 p.m. Oct. 11, for ages 4-10.
▪ Homeschool lunch bunch, noon, Wednesday
SOCASTEE LIBRARY, 843-215-4700 or socastee firstname.lastname@example.org. 141 S.C. 707-Connector Road, Myrtle Beach.
▪ Preschool story time, 11 a.m. Tuesdays, for ages 3 to 5.
▪ Bright beginners, 11 a.m. Wednesdays, for ages birth to 2.
SURFSIDE BEACH LIBRARY, 410 Surfside Drive, 843-205-5280.
▪ Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m. Thursdays
▪ Fun Friday: Movie, 10:30 a.m.
▪ Sporty story time, 10:30 a.m. Mondays
▪ Bridge, 1 p.m. Oct. 11
▪ Baby/toddler story time, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays
▪ Book sale, 3:30 p.m. members; 4 p.m. public, Oct. 12
American Legion Post 186 | 4285 Pine Drive, Little River, 843-249-6643 or www.alp186.org.
Disabled American Veterans | 2987 Church St., Myrtle Beach, 843-448-6483 or www.dav.org.
American Legion Post 178 | 3950 U.S. 17, Murrells Inlet, 843-651-8784 or www.sclegionpost178.com.
VFW Post 7288 | 900 Carter Drive, Calabash, N.C. 910-579-3577.
VFW Post 10420 | 4359 U.S. 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet, 843-651-6900.
SERVING LUNCHES, 843-651-6900. 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, VFW Post 10420, 3459 U.S. 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet. Open to the public.
SUNDAY BREAKFAST WITH VETERANS, 910-579-3577. 8-11 a.m. the first Sunday of each month, VFW Post 7288, 900 Carter St., Calabash, N.C. Eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, country fries, grits, toast, orange juice, coffee and tea with waitress table service. $6 per person.
COFFEE WITH FRIENDS, 843-915-5281. 10 a.m. Oct. 6, North Myrtle Beach Library, 910 First Ave. S. with guest author, Robert O’Brien, to introduce his new book, "The Toppled Pawn". Free and open to the public.
THE SWAMP FOX QUILTERS GUILD monthly meeting. 9:30 a.m. Oct. 6, John Calvin Presbyterian Church, 2000 Marsh Ave., (corner of Third Loop Road and Marsh Avenue) Florence. Visitors and new members are welcome.
ANNUAL FALL GARDEN FESTIVAL, LCHS at email@example.com. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 7, 8, Inlet Culinary Garden, 5071 U.S. 17 Bypass S., Murrells Inlet. A large selection of heirloom pumpkins, squash and gourds will also be available. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Low Country Herb Society’s Scholarship/Grant fund.
ST. JAMES/KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS GOLF OUTING, 843-365-8617 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 8 a.m. registration, 9 a.m. shotgun start, Oct. 8, Burning Ridge Golf Course. $75 per person; $300 per foursome. Deadline to sign up is Oct. 2. Make checks payable to: Knights of Columbus Council #7531 and mail to 326 Pineland Lakes Drive, Conway, SC 29526
WACCAMAW ARTS AND CRAFTS GUILD, 843 446-3830 or www.artsyparksy.com. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 8, 9, and Nov. 5, 6, Chapin Park, 1400 N. Kings Highway and Nov. 12, 13, Valor Park, 1120 Farrow Parkway, Market Common, Myrtle Beach. Typical art will include paintings, woodworking, photography, jewelry, fabric, glass, metal, pottery and stone. No admission charge.
USA DANCE, ballroom music, 570-881-0244 or email@example.com. 7-10 p.m. Oct. 8, Nov. 12, Dec. 10. $7 per person. Call or email to reserve a table.
OUT OF THE DARKNESS WALK FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION, 336-707-0022. 10 a.m. Oct. 8, Broadway at the Beach (beside Margaritaville). Registration is free at www.afsp.org/myrtle.
LOW COUNTRY HERB SOCIETY, firstname.lastname@example.org. 9:30 a.m. Oct. 11, the Waccamaw Library in Pawleys Island. The program ‘Cooking with Herbs’ will be presented by a surprise guest speaker. $25 annual dues.
SPECIAL NEEDS FAMILY NIGHT, 843-242-3264. 6-8 p.m. Oct. 11, Rockin’ Jump Trampoline Park, 2200 N. Oak St., Myrtle Beach. Music will be turned down to make it even more enjoyable and less overwhelming. $10 per jumper for entire time or $5 each additional jumper.
“COMMUNITY FORUM ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING”, 843-222-2105 or ww.northmyrtlebeachwomansclub.com. 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 12, Conference Center at Barefoot Resort, North Myrtle Beach. SC Attorney General, key note speaker; other experts in the field to speak, panel discussion and audience participation. $15 includes boxed lunch.
THE SOUTHWEST BRUNSWICK NEWCOMERS CLUB, 910-575-1109 or www.swbnc.org. 10 a.m.-noon, Oct. 13, the Fellowship Hall, Shallotte Presbyterian Church, 5070 Rourk Drive, Shallotte, NC.
HOLLY’S HOPE FUN RUN/WALK, 843-241-1688. 9 a.m. Oct. 15, Lake Busbee, Conway. $30 for adults and $20 for children. Registrations received before the Oct. 7, will receive a t-shirt. Proceeds benefit families with loved ones suffering from leukemia.
VOLUNTEERS AND FAIR GOERS NEEDED, email@example.com. Carolina Forest Library holds second annual family fun fair, Oct. 15, outside of library. All are welcome.
BEACH SOCIAL DANCERS, 843-492-4992. 7-10 p.m. Oct. 15, the Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. Music will be provided by the duo, Steve and Alyce. Tickets are $7 which includes beverages.
HISTORICAL WALKING TOUR OF OAKDALE CEMETERY. 2-4 p.m. Oct. 16, 520 N. 15th St., Wilmington, NC, The tour will be given by local historian, Ken Newland. $10 non-members; free for members.
MEDICARE WORKSHOP FOR PRESCRIPTION DRUG PLANS, 843-436-6252 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Oct. 19, Oct. 26, Nov. 2, Nov. 9, Nov. 23, and Nov. 30, Socastee Library, 141 707- Connector Road, Myrtle Beach. Free but registration is required.
SENIOR DANCES, 570-881-0244 or email@example.com. 7-10 p.m. Oct. 22, Nov. 5, Dec. 3, Base Recreation Center Ballroom. $7 per person. Call or email to reserve a table.
VETERANS AWARENESS SERIES, 843-918-1295 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 1-3 p.m. Nov. 7, and Dec. 5, second-floor, large conference room, Chapin Library. Topics include counseling, re-entry housing, mental health, education, and employment. Call to reserve your space.
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: email@example.com. For information, call Lisa Urban, 843-626-0300.