Lecture series at library
As part of “Dust, Drought and Dreams Gone Dry,” a traveling exhibition through Dec. 12, take in a free lecture and discussion series, today with “The Great Plow Up,” including the first part of Ken Burns’ film “The Dust Bowl: The Great Plow Up.” Details at 349-2787or www.coastal.edu/culturalarts.
Details | 4 p.m. at Coastal Carolina University Kimbel Library, on main campus, accessed from U.S. 501 and S.C. 544 in Conway, for free.
Trick-or-treat at aquarium
“Trick or Treat Under the Sea” continues for two final nights through Thursday. Details at 910-458-7468 or www.ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher.
Details | 5-8:30 p.m. at N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher, on U.S. 421, just south of Kure Beach, N.C. $11 ages 3 and older, otherwise free. (Aquarium open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, for $10.95 ages 13-61, $9.95 seniors and military, and $8.95 ages 3-12.)
Halloween at rec center
Halloween open houses begin with 6-8 p.m. Wednesday for ages 12 and younger, and 6-8 p.m. Thursday for ages 13-18. Details at 918-1475.
Details | at Myrtle Beach’s Canal Street Recreation Center, for free.
‘Frankenstein’ at theater
See “National Theatre Live: Frankenstein,” with the reverse cast, on the silver screen. Details at 839-3225 or www.cinemark.com.
Details | 7 p.m. at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall, off Seaboard Street in Myrtle Beach, for $15 adult, $14 senior and $13 child.
Landau at comedy club
Dave Landau, whose comedy career began as a teen in Detroit, opens for four nights through Saturday. Details at 839-2565 or www.carolinacomedyclub.com.
Details | 9 p.m. (also 7 p.m. Saturday) at Carolina Comedy Club, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach, for $15.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeachOnline.com/kicks.