Crabby fun in program
In “Hermie the Hermit Crab,” a program for ages 4-8 on Fridays this month, learn about the trials and tribulations of hermit crabs while reading an interactive story, watching crabs eat and decorating a crabby coloring sheet. Details at 238-0874 or www.myrtlebeachsp.com.
Details | 2-2:30 p.m. (park open 6 a.m.-8 p.m.) in nature center at Myrtle Beach State Park, on U.S. 17 Business, 1 mile south of Ocean Boulevard/Farrow Parkway; free with admission: $5 ages 16 and older, $3.25 S.C. seniors and $3 ages 6-15.
Base Rec doubles up
Two events are on tap in Myrtle Beach’s Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane, near Farrow Parkway and The Market Common:
• Free movie at 3 p.m. for adults and seniors, “Blended,” starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore, and rated PG-13. Details at 918-2380.
• Benefit dance for David Gleaton, 7-10 p.m., for $7, with music by DJs Jack and Rosalie Drust. Call 570-655-1558 or firstname.lastname@example.org
‘First Friday’ at gallery
During downtown Southport’s First Friday Gallery Walk, see artisans’ works on display and for sale. Details at 910-278-7560 or www.franklinsquaregallery.com.
Details | 5-7 p.m. at Franklin Square Gallery (open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays), 130 E. West St., Southport, N.C., behind Franklin Square Park, with free admission.
Dance in chocolate flavor
Join a “Chocolate Covered Ballroom” dance, including ballroom dance instruction. Details at 798-2639.
Details | 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 3810 Robert Grissom Parkway, Myrtle Beach, for $5.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeachOnline.com/kicks.