Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Oct. 3

Library celebrates

Horry County Memorial Library has opened its Carolina Forest branch, but a formal grand opening for this brand new building was saved for this day. Details at 915-5282 or www.hcml.org.

Details | 10 a.m. at 2250 Carolina Forest Blvd., east of U.S. 501, for free.

‘MB Days’ in final day

A final day remains for “Myrtle Beach Days – a Visual & Literary Celebration of the Grand Strand,” including photography by Jack Thompson, a Myrtle Beach historian, and paintings in oil by Gwen Dumas, acrylic by Steve Jameson and watercolors by Babs Ludwick. Details at 910-575-5999 or www.sunsetrivermarketplace.com,

Details | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Sunset River Marketplace, 10283 Beach Drive S.W. (N.C. 179), Calabash, N.C., for free.

See Lowcountry history

Take a walk through Lowcountry history and learn about the “Swamp Fox,” Gen. Francis Marion. Details at 545-7020 or www.georgetowncountymuseum.com.

Details | Open 10 a.m. at Georgetown County Museum, 632 Prince St., Georgetown; $4 ages 18-64, $3 ages 65 and older, $2 ages 7-17.

‘Surfside Movie Matinee’

See a “Surfside Movie Matinee” for adults, on the first Wednesday monthly, next with “Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close.” 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.

Films at Pawleys fest

The 22nd Pawleys Island Festival Of Music & Art continues with a final day of independent films: “World’s Smallest Airport: The True Story of the Thrasher Brothers Aerial Circus” at 3 p.m. and “Jack Kerouac, King of the Beats” 7 p.m. Details at 626-8911 or pawleysmusic.com.

Details | At Litchfield Beach & Golf Resort Tara Theater, on U.S. 17, for free, but donations welcome.

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