Special events at libraries
Two Horry County Memorial Library branches have special events. Details at www.hcml.org:
▪ “Vegetable Gardens: From Prepping the Soil to Reaping the Rewards,” with Polly Thompson and Belinda Roy from the Yaupon Garden Club, 11 a.m. at North Myrtle Beach branch, 910 First Ave. S. (915-5281).
Dine, help charity
The third season of “Dining for a Cause” continues, with a portion of proceeds this day benefiting the Miss Ruby’s Kids early childhood literacy program (436-7197 or www.missrubyskids.net). Reservations at 237-8245.
Details | 4:30-9 p.m. at Gios Italian Kitchen, 10008 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island.
Cool down in gardens
Brookgreen Gardens, open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, begins “Cool Summer Evenings,” staying open till 9 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays through Aug. 7. Catch Tammy’s Tangent in concert at 7 p.m. on this night. Details at 235-6000 or www.brookgreen.org.
Details | At gardens, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach, across from Huntington Beach State Park. Admission lasts seven days: $15 ages 13-64, $13 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12, and free ages 3 and younger.
Comedy club doubles up
Choose from two comedy shows at Carolina Comedy Club, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach. Details at 839-2565 or www.carolinacomedyclub.com:
▪ “The Magic of Carl Michael,” 6 p.m. Sundays-Mondays and Wednesdays-Thursdays, and 4:30 p.m. Fridays, through July, for $19.95 ages 13 and older, otherwise $9.95.
▪ Travis Houze, 8:15 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, and 7 and 9 p.m. Friday-Saturday, for $15.
Concert in Sunset Beach
Catch a concert every Wednesday through Sept. 2, this week with the Mark Roberts Band, benefiting Hope Harbor Home. Details at www.sunsetbeachconcerts.com.
Details | 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Village Park gazebo, on Queen Anne Street, in Sunset Beach, N.C. Free.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeachOnline.com/kicks.