Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Aug. 1

‘The Artist’ screens

See a “Surfside Movie Matinee” for adults, on the first Wednesday monthly, next with Oscar winner “The Artist.” Details at 205-5280 or www.hcml.org.

Details | 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. at Horry County Memorial Library Surfside Beach branch, 410 Surfside Drive, for free.

Last hurrah of Wild Wednesdays

The finale to the 2012 “Wild Wednesdays” summer series for families with children will cover “Skeletal Remains: The Inside Scoop on Owl Pellets.” Register at 546-4623; more details at www.hobcawbarony.org.

Details | 3-4:30 p.m. at Hobcaw Barony, on U.S. 17, just north of Georgetown, for $5.

Cool off with Doug Fankhauser

“Cool Summer Evenings,” Wednesdays-Fridays through Aug. 10, include concerts 7-8 p.m. every Wednesday, next with Doug Fankhauser. Bring chairs and blankets. 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.

Grateful Dead on the big screen

See a Grateful Dead concert on the silver screen. Details at 839-3225.

Details | 7 p.m. at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall, off Seaboard Street in Myrtle Beach, for $12.50 adults, $11.50 seniors/students and $10.50 children.

‘Goonies’ plays under the stars

Catch “Movies Under the Stars” on Wednesdays through August, next with “Goonies.” Details at 839-3500 or www.marketcommonmb.com.

Details | 9 p.m. in Myrtle Beach’s Valor Memorial Garden, on Farrow Parkway, at The Market Common, for free.

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