MONDAYS-SATURDAYS | Through 10.06
‘Low Country Color’
The Georgetown County Watercolor Society’s annual member exhibition, this year called “Low Country Color,” continues through Oct. 6 in The Rice Museum’s Prevost Gallery, in Georgetown..
The show features work not previously shown in Georgetown County, and all work is for sale.
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See the show for free during regular museum hours: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays.
To tour the museum, 633 Front St., admission is $7 for ages 22-59, $5 ages 60 and older, $3 ages 6-21.
Details at 546-7423 or www.ricemuseum.org.
SATURDAY | 09.15
Two local groups have dances on their agenda Saturday night:
• A “Fall Fling” community concert and dance will groove 6-10 p.m. at the Myrtle Beach Train Depot, 851 Broadway St., with music by Briarcliffe Saints Dixieland Band and Avatar Blue, and vocals by Ermitt “Mr. Blues” Williams. Tickets are $15; call 272-4511.
• The Grand Strand Beach Ballroom Dancers resume their monthly dances, usually on the third Saturdays, including this weekend, 7-10 p.m. Saturday at the Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. For this dance, the theme is “Fiesta Mexicana,” with music provided by Ed Brown. Admission is $7, with beverages provided and tables of eight available. Other dances are booked for Oct. 20 , Nov. 17, Dec. 31, Jan. 19, Feb. 16, March 16 and April 20. Details at 903-3765.
SATURDAY | 09.15
The 24th annual ‘”Beach Sweep/River Sweep” will take place 9 a.m.-noon Saturday in myriad places, including:
• Myrtle Beach: Wyndham SeaWatch Plantation, 692-9311 or email email@example.com; 31st -45th avenues North, 602-5387 or email firstname.lastname@example.org; 14th Avenue Pier north to 17th Avenue North, 294-5264 or email@example.com; Ocean Boulevard, between cross Ninth and 12 avenues North, 916-0888, ext. 3272, or email firstname.lastname@example.org; 15th-29th avenues South and Withers Swash, 333-2034 or email@example.com; Myrtle Beach Travel Park, from Apache Pier to Briarcliffe Acres area, 449-2733 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
• Surfside Beach, from Surfside Pier, 11 N. Ocean Blvd., at Surfside Drive, 650-9548, www.surfsidebeach.org or email email@example.com
• Myrtle Beach State Park, from Shelter B3; free park admission for participants, 238-0874 or www.myrtlebeachsp.com
• Waccamaw River, on Conway waterfront, 349-4007 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
• Waccamaw River boat landings, 349-4007 or email email@example.com
• Garden City Beach, 333-2034 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
• Huntington Beach State Park and North Litchfield Beach, 235-8755 or email email@example.com
• Pawleys Island – South Causeway and Hagley boat landing on Waccamaw River, email firstname.lastname@example.org
• Prince George Beach, 237-1120 or email email@example.com
• Mingo Creek in Georgetown County, 546-0562 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
• DeBordieu Colony in Georgetown County, 527-4436 or email email@example.com
Details at 953-2078 or www.scseagrant.org. Also, a “Big Sweep” is at 9 a.m. Sept. 29 from N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher, on U.S. 421, just south of Kure Beach. 910-458-7468, www.ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher or email NCAFFregistrar@ncaquariums.com.
SATURDAY | 09.15
The Rivertown Bluegrass Society welcomes two bands for its next monthly concert, at 5 p.m. Saturday – always the third Saturday of the month – at Horry-Georgetown Technical College Burroughs & Chapin Auditorium, off U.S. 501 in Conway.
Savannah River Bluegrass will play at 5 and 7 p.m., and the Subject To Change Band at 6 and 8 p.m.
Also, preshow jams begin at 3 p.m. for any acoustic player, but without any electric instruments, except bass.
Tickets are $10 for members, otherwise $12.
Details at 457-2854 or www.rivertownbluegrasssociety.com.
THURSDAYS-SATURDAYS | In September
Museum, planetarium open weekends
Two sisters entities in southern Brunswick County, N.C., have begun fall schedules, both open Thursdays-Saturdays.
The Museum of Coastal Carolina, 21 E. Second St., Ocean Isle Beach, is open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. with various special programs this month, all free with admission and at 11 a.m.: Fridays, help feed touch-tank animals; Saturday, take a guided Ocean Isle Beach marsh walk; “Sea Turtles and You!” Sept 22; and a guided Ocean Isle Beach walk Sept. 28.
Ingram Planetarium, 7625 High Market St., Sunset Beach, N.C., open at noon, presents Sky Theater shows: “Dynamic Earth” at 1 and 3 p.m., “Tales of the Maya Skies” at 2 p.m., and “Seven Wonders” at 4 p.m. Rock-music laser shows play Friday-Saturday: “Laser Pop” at 5 p.m. and “Laser Beatles” 6 p.m. The planetarium also will celebrate “International Observe the Moon Night” 7 p.m. Sept. 22.
Museum admission, and each Sky Theater planetarium show, is $8 for adults, $6 ages 60 and older, and students; and $4 ages 3-4. Reach the museum at 910-579-1016, planetarium at 910-575-0033, or visit www.museumplanetarium.org.