Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Aug. 9

‘Megamind’ ends summer movies

The “Summer Kids Series” of family movies will close with “Megamind.” 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.

Photographer gives talk at museum

In conjunction with her photography exhibit continuing through Sept. 23, Andrea Baldeck will give a talk about her work, “Sea Treasures: Art, Science and the Curiosity Cabinet.” Reservations required at 238-2510. Details at www.myrtlebeachartmuseum.org.

Details | 2 p.m. at Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, 3000 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, for free; museum open 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Nature program with Jerry Walls

“Cool Summer Evenings,” in its final week through Friday, include two nature programs on this night, with Jerry Walls, a naturalist from Hemingway, starting with “Amphibians – The Amazing Double Life!” 5-6 p.m., and a “Family Fun with Science – Oh, My!” interactive learning session 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.

‘DCI Big and Loud’

See “DCI Big and Loud” on the silver screen. Details at 839-3225.

Details | 6:30 p.m. at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall, off Seaboard Street in Myrtle Beach, for $18 adults, $17 seniors/students and $16 children.

Dance with the Grand Strand Strutters

The Grand Strand Strutters dance Thursdays (but not fifth Thursdays of each month). Details at 215-0141.

Details | 7-9 p.m. at Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, for $5 per person.

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