Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Dec. 14

Infielder helps charity

Benefitting the Autism programs of SOS Health Care, Major League Baseball Star and Orlando Hudson, a Darlington native who played second base this past year with the Chicago White Sox, will meet fans and sign autographs in exchange for a donation to help autism programs at SOS Health Care of Myrtle Beach. Details at 449-0554 or www.scautismhelp.com.

Details | noon-3 p.m. at Jersey Mike’s Subs, 4390 U.S. 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet, near Piggly Wiggly, just south of Waccamaw Community Hospital.

Skateboard decks shown

Coastal Carolina University visual arts faculty and students wil have an opening reception for a “Deck the Halls” skateboard deck design exhibition. The decks – skateboards without the wheels – will remain on display through December: 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, and 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays. Details from Jeff Case, assistant professor of graphic design, at 349-6555.

Details | 6:30 p.m. at Coastal Coffee Bar, 748 S.C. 544, Conway, for free.

Thompson Farm open

“Winter Wonderland at Thompson Farm” continues Friday-Sunday, and Dec. 19-23. Details at 236-1400 or www.thompsonfarmandnursery.com.

Details | 6-9 p.m. at Thompson Farm and Nursery, 1625 Bucksville Road, off U.S. 701, eight miles south of Conway; $10 ages 13 and older, $7 ages 3-12, and free ages 2 and younger; extra fee for photos with Santa.

Theater runs continue

Two theaters continue their December shows:



See Spanky at club

Spanky the Laff Guru, who has performed at more than 900 colleges and comedy clubs across all 50 states continues shows nightly through Saturday, with Russell Ehrett and Cooter Douglas opening. Details at 449-4242 or www.comedycabana.com.

Details | 8 p.m. at Comedy Cabana, 9588 N. Kings Highway, just north of Myrtle Beach, for $15.

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