Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on July 12

‘How to Train Your Dragon’

The “Summer Kids Series” includes a different movie every Thursday through Aug. 9, next with “How to Train Your Dragon.” Details at 445-1616.

Details | 10 a.m. at Carmike Cinemas Broadway 16, at Broadway at the Beach, on Grissom Parkway in Myrtle Beach, for $2, covering the movie. a beverage and serving of popcorn.

Cool off with science lessons

“Cool Summer Evenings,” Wednesdays-Fridays through Aug. 10, include two nature programs on Thursdays, with Jerry Walls, a naturalist from Hemingway, starting with “Turtles and Tortoises – Have Shell, Will Travel!” 5-6 p.m., and “Family Fun with Science – Oh, My!” interactive learning sessions for families 6-7:30 p.m. Details at 235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org.

Details | 5-9 p.m. (open at 9:30 a.m. daily) at Brookgreen Gardens, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach; free with admission, which lasts seven days: $14 ages 13-64, $12 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12.

Cruise-in at Inlet cafe

Hot Rod Promotions welcomes all cars at a cruise-in. Details at 503-8245.

Details | 6-9 p.m. at Rosa Linda’s Cafe, 3415 U.S. 17 Business, Murrells Inlet, across from SBB, for free.

African troupe visits Georgetown

The Georgetown County Library welcomes Egbe Kilimanjaro, a family troupe of African drummers and dancers based in Georgetown County, for a concert. Details at 545-3300 or georgetowncountylibrary.sc.gov

Details | 6:30 p.m. at Winyah Auditorium, 1200 Highmarket St., Georgetown, for free.

Party for All That

Attend a send-off party for the All That dancing troupe as it forges ahead in the NBC “America’s Got Talent” series in New York. The dancers are expected to arrive in the 10 p.m. hour. Details at 236-5007 or email ian@ianguerin.com,

Details | 9 p.m.-1 a.m. at Tavern in the Forest, 4999 Carolina Forest Blvd., Carolina Forest

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