‘High Hand’ co-author to speak at gallery
James Ellenberger, who co-wrote the thriller novel “High Hand,” will speak in the “Coffee With the Authors” series. Details at www.sunsetrivermarketplace.com.
Details: 10-11 a.m. at Sunset River Marketplace, 10283 Beach Drive S.W., Calabash, N.C. Free, but reservations required at 910-575-5999.
Art museum host for ‘Strokes for Stroke’
See “Strokes For Stroke,” a one-day art show on Thursday, with works created by Tidelands Health stroke survivors (details at 843-652-8212). Also, two other exhibits: Horry-Georgetown High Schools’ 18th annual Juried Exhibition, through May 21; and Waccamaw Arts & Crafts Guild’s 20th annual Juried Show (www.wacg.org), through June 1. Details at 843-238-2510 or myrtlebeachartmuseum.org.
Details: At Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon P. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach – open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays.
Free cruise-in at Lincoln Park eatery
Hot Rod Promotions will have a cruise-in, with all cars welcome. Details at 843-503-8245.
Details: 5-8 p.m. at Lincoln Park Bar & Grill, 8739 U.S. 17 S., west of Surfside Beach, and 1 mile south of S.C. 544. Free.
Camera club convenes at Shallotte church
The Coastal Carolina Camera Club meets on the second Thursday (formerly Tuesday) monthly, this time with a program on studio photography by its president, Trevor McDonald. Details at 910-287-6311 or www.coastalcarolinacameraclub.org.
Details: 7 p.m. at Shallotte Presbyterian Church, 5070 Main St., Shallotte, N.C.
Medieval Times Mother’s Day deal in saddle
Mothers receive free admission with purchase of a regular, paid adult ticket ($53.95, plus tax and gratuity), for shows through this weekend. Details at 843-236-4635, 800-436-4386, 888-935-6878 (WE-JOUST), or www.medievaltimes.com.
Details: 6 p.m. daily through Saturday, and 5 p.m. Sunday, at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament, at 2904 Fantasy Way – close to U.S. 501 and George Bishop Parkway, just west of Myrtle Beach and Intracoastal Waterway. Mention or enter code MOM17 at time of purchase.
Brookgreen hoppin’ with ‘Ribbit the Exhibit’
Take in “Ribbit the Exhibit,” a traveling outdoor collection of larger-than-life, copper frogs sculpted by J.A. Cobb, through July 9. Details at 843-235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org.
Details: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily at Brookgreen Gardens, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach, across from Huntington Beach State Park. Free with admission, which lasts seven consecutive days – $16 ages 13-64, $14 ages 65 and older, $8 ages 4-12, and free ages 3 and younger. (Also, “Whispering Wings” butterfly house open for half-hour visits daily through Oct. 30, for extra $3 for ages 13 and older, $2 ages 4-12.)
Book sale at North Myrtle Beach library
The Friends of the North Myrtle Beach Library have a continuous used-book sale, with all proceeds going toward activities and materials for special programs for adults, teens and children.. Details at 843-915-5281 or www.hcml.org.
Details: At Horry County Memorial Library North Myrtle Beach branch, 910 First Ave. S. – open 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays, and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays.