Choose from three nature programs at Myrtle Beach State Park: “Sea Turtle Patrol” 6-7:30 a.m. and “Seine-Sational Fun!” 9:30-10:30 a.m., both from pier; and “Reptile Rap” 1-2 p.m. at activity center, for $3 fee. Details at 843-238-0874 or www.myrtlebeachsp.com.
Details | At park, on South Kings Highway, a mile south of Myrtle Beach International Airport, which is open 6 a.m.-10 p.m.; most programs free with park admission: $5 ages 16 and older, $3.25 S.C. seniors, $3 ages 6-15.
‘A Thousand Words’ screens
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Adults and seniors are invited to catch a movie every Friday, next with “A Thousand Words,” starring Eddie Murphy. Details at 918-2380.
Details | 3 p.m. at Myrtle Beach Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane, near Farrow Parkway and The Market Common, for free.
Get live after five
The “Live After Five!” series includes entertainment Friday nights through Aug. 17, with extended hours until 9 p.m., next with the Austin Mowery Band. Details at 238-3787 or www.wild-water.com.
Details | 5-9 p.m. at Wild Water & Wheels, 910 U.S. Business S., Surfside Beach, for $9.95 for ages 3 and older; park opens 10 a.m. daily, with all-day rates available.
Concert at church
Fridays through Aug. 17, catch two groups in a concert, next with Simply JK and The Royal Descendants. Details at 756-1629.
Details | 7 p.m. at Loris First Presbyterian Church, 5435 Main St., Loris, for free.
Free outdoor movies
Bring beach chairs and blankets for either of two outdoor movie series, both at dusk, about 8:20 p.m.:
• “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol” in Conway’s Riverfront Park, on Elm Street. Details at 248-1740.
• “The Muppets” in North Myrtle Beach’s McLean Park, 93 Oak Drive, south of Main Street, between First and Second avenues south. Details at 280-5570, ext. 1.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows visit MyrtleBeach