Library, Sea Trail resort welcome authors
▪ Cheryl Brown-Avery, author of children’s story “Annie the Mule Goes to the State Fair,” in book signing, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Sea Trail Golf Resort & Convention Center, 75 Clubhouse Road, Sunset Beach, N.C.For details, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
▪ Raymond Szymanski, UFO researcher and author of “Fifty Shades of Greys,” in lecture at 5 p.m. at Horry County Memorial Library North Myrtle Beach branch, 910 First Ave. S. Free. 843-915-5281 or www.hcml.org.
Shop monthly book sale at library
Details: 4-6 p.m. at Horry County Memorial Library Surfside Beach branch, 410 Surfside Drive.
Learn about ‘Operation Paperclip’
In an “Operation Paperclip” lecture, Brett Riggs, historian, will discuss the extrication of scientists from Germany by U.S. intelligence and military services during and after World War II.
Details: 6 p.m. at Museum of Coastal Carolina, 21 E. Second St., Ocean Isle Beach, N.C. Free with admission – $9 ages 13-61, $8 ages 62 and older, $7 ages 3-12, and free ages 2 and younger. Details at 910-579-1016 or www.museumplanetarium.org.
Camera club to discuss bird photography
The Coastal Carolina Camera Club meets on the second Tuesday monthly, this time with a program with Jerry Koons, sharing his techniques for better bird photography. Details at 910-287-6311 or www.coastalcarolinacameraclub.org.
Details: 7 p.m. at Shallotte Presbyterian Church, 5070 Main St., Shallotte, N.C.
Socastee High Schoolers give free concert
Catch the Socastee High School Symphonic, Concert and Jazz Bands’ “Spring Fling Concert.” Details at 843-293-9054.
Details: 7 p.m. at Socastee High School, 4900 Socastee Blvd., near Dick Pond Road. Free.
Mack, Weiner begin run at Cabana
Vinnie Mark, known for his work on USO tours, will perform nightly through Saturday, with Jodi Weiner and Cooter Douglas opening. Details at 843-449-4242 or comedycabana.com.
Details: 8 p.m. (also 10:15 p.m. Friday-Saturday) at Comedy Cabana, 9588 N. Kings Highway, just north of Myrtle Beach, for $15 or $17.50.