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Wednesday, June 22, 2016

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Standing Yoga

11:00 to 11:45 a.m., Thursday, June 23

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

Come to Chapin Memorial Library and learn about “standing yoga,” a low impact form of exercise that anyone can do!  A Pepper Geddings Recreation Center staff member comes to show participants how to join in on the “standing yoga” fun at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, June 23.  Call 843-918-1295 for more information.

 

Charity Golf Tournament

8:30 a.m., Saturday, June 25

Whispering Pines Golf Course, 900 Harrelson Boulevard

www.golf4savannah.com

 

The Kegler Group is hosting a Captain’s Choice Golf Tournament to raise future funds for Savannah’s Playground Enabling Park on Saturday, June 25, at Whispering Pines Golf Course.  Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. on June 25, with an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start.  Participation is $75.00 per golfer and includes 18 holes, breakfast, a golf cart, a goodie bag and an Awards Luncheon ticket.  Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place finishers and skill contest winners.  Skill contests include a “Closest to the Pin,” “Longest Drive,” “Longest Putt” and a “Hole in One” contest.  Golfers can register in advance at www.golf4savannah.com, by phone at 843-232-0010 or email at info@keglergroup.com.  Savannah’s Playground is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) corporation.  The four-acre, enabling playground at Grand Park will feature ADA-approved play equipment designed to provide children of all abilities the opportunity for social interaction.  Phase one is nearing completion and will open this summer. 

 

July Fourth Holiday

City Offices and Facilities Closed – Monday, July 4

Solid Waste Schedule Unchanged

 

Myrtle Beach city offices and facilities will be closed Monday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday.  However, solid waste and recycling will be collected on the regular Monday-through-Thursday collection schedule during the week, including Monday, July 4, for Zone 1 customers. 

 

Nathan Sawaya’s The Art of the Brick® LEGO® Exhibition

Dean West’s In Pieces LEGO® Photography Collection

Continues through September 10

F.G. Burroughs-S.B. Chapin Art Museum, 3100 South Ocean Boulevard

 

The F.G. Burroughs-S.B. Chapin Art Museum presents The Art of the Brick®, an exhibition touring the globe with one-of-a-kind LEGO® art!  The exhibition features large-scale sculptures by award-winning artist Nathan Sawaya, who transforms the iconic LEGO® brick toy into awe-inspiring and thought-provoking contemporary art.  The Art museum is the first to host The Art of the Brick in South Carolina, and all 11 galleries feature the exhibition.  The Art Museum will host the exhibition alongside In Pieces, LEGO® artist Sawaya’s unique multimedia collaboration with award-winning Australian photographer Dean West.  In Pieces features a collection of visually stunning, hyper-realistic images on display next to the corresponding three-dimensional LEGO® sculptures.  The Art Museum transforms the Carolyn Burroughs Tea Porch into Brick Boulevard, an interactive play area for families, complete with brick-building stations!  Art museum gallery hours are 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, and 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday.  The art museum is located at 3100 South Ocean Boulevard.  For more information, call 843-238-2510.

 

Pool (Billiards) League

Registration through Wednesday, June 29…

Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane

 

If you love to play a game of billiards, then sign up to participate in this year's Pool League at Base Recreation Center.  Registration is underway and continues through Wednesday, June 29.  League games continue through Wednesday, September 1.  Registration costs $10 plus an additional $2 per week.  All games are played at the Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane.  For information, call 843-918-2381.

 

Salute from the Shore Flyover 2016

1:00 to 1:45 p.m., Monday, July 4

Along the South Carolina Coast

http://salutefromtheshore.org/

 

Salute from the Shore announces the return of F-16s and vintage military aircraft for its seventh annual Fourth of July Flyover event!  From 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. on Monday, July 4, stop to look to the sky and salute past and present military members!  Salute from the Shore was founded for the purpose of honoring our armed forces on Independence Day.  Millions gather on the beach in patriotic attire to wave flags and demonstrate their gratitude to America’s finest.  The 2016 Salute from the Shore begins at 1:00 p.m. over Cherry Grove and proceeds south along the Grand Strand.  Visit http://salutefromtheshore.org/.  Here are the estimated times for each location:

 

1:00 p.m. – Cherry Grove Pier

1:02 p.m. – North Myrtle Beach

1:05 p.m. – Apache Pier

1:07 p.m. – 14th Avenue Pier

1:09 p.m. – Springmaid Pier

1:12 p.m. – Surfside Pier

1:16 p.m. – Murrells Inlet Jetty

1:18 p.m. – Litchfield Beach

1:19 p.m. – Pawleys Island

 

Citizens Police Academy, Session 32

Applications accepted until 5:00 p.m., Monday, August 1

Session begins Monday, September 12

 

Apply now for the 32nd Citizens Police Academy, which begins September 12.  The class meets every Monday evening, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., for 10 weeks at the Law Enforcement Center Annex on Mustang Street.  Topics include crime scene investigation, K-9 units, emergency vehicle operations and simulated firearms training.  Class members also ride along with Myrtle Beach police officers for a behind-the-scenes look at law enforcement.  Applicants must be residents of Horry County and at least 21 years old.  A valid driver’s license, a criminal history check and a driver’s license background check are required.  Once accepted, applicants must attend at least eight of the 10 classes to graduate.  Applications are available at the Ted C. Collins Law Enforcement Center, the Law Enforcement Center Annex, or at http://www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com/cpa.html and must be received by 5:00 p.m., Monday, August 1.  For more details, call Sgt. Bryan Murphy at 843-918-1803. 

 

Reading Buddies at Chapin Memorial Library

12:00 to 1:00 p.m., Thursday, June 23 and 30

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

For beginner readers, a dog makes the perfect reading buddy!  Improve reading confidence in a relaxed atmosphere and practice reading aloud at Chapin Memorial Library.  Join us from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 23 and 30.  Dogs are certified through Therapy Dogs International and sessions are 15 minutes.  Pre-registration is required.  Call Catherine or Jen at 843-918-1293.

 

Upcoming Neighborhood Watch Meetings

Various Times, Dates and Locations

 

The following Neighborhood Watch meetings are scheduled for the next few weeks.  Call Crime Prevention Officer Henry Bresadola at 843-918-1806 for more information.

 

·    Cresswind Neighborhood Watch – 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 22, Clubhouse, 1947 Cresswind Boulevard

·    Bay Pointe Neighborhood Watch – 4:00 p.m., Thursday, June 23, 1401 Fisher Place

·    Monticello Neighborhood Watch – 5:00 p.m., Thursday, June 23, 1300 Osceola Street

·    Ramsey Acres Neighborhood Watch – 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 28, 1115 Highway 15

 

Eighth Annual Kids’ Triathlon Sports Camp and Race (Volunteers Needed)

8:00 a.m., Saturday, August 13

Pepper Geddings Recreation Center, 3205 North Oak Street

 

The Eighth Annual Kids’ Triathlon will be held at 8:00 a.m., Saturday, August 13, at Pepper Geddings Recreation Center.  Volunteers are needed!  Working adults, retirees, high school and college students are invited to volunteer.  The Kids’ Triathlon is an event full of fun, excitement, and learning experiences.  To volunteer, visit the front desk at Pepper Geddings Recreation Center.  For more information, contact Samantha Vititoe at 843-918-2277 or svititoe@cityofmyrtlebeach.com.

 

Summer Reading Programs for Kids and Teens

Registration continues…

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

Get your child’s mind fit this summer with books, art, exercise and more, thanks to Chapin Memorial Library’s Summer Reading Programs!  Registration is underway.  A sign-up packet includes a reading log and a summer event schedule.  Participants simply read, log minutes and submit logs to receive prizes.  The program concludes Wednesday, July 27.  The prize package includes Chick-fil-A food, a tee shirt, a South Carolina Reading medal, a Myrtle Waves Water Park ticket and more!  For information, call 843-918-1275 or visit www.chapinlibrary.org.

 

Pre-K through 5th Graders – “On your mark, get set…  Read!”

 

2:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 28 – Miss Lynn Hickernell

Chapin Library features Lynn Hickernell and invites kids join in and sing, dance, think and laugh.

 

2:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 5 – Puppet Show

The story of Three Strong Women, a Japanese folktale, will be told with puppets.  The story is about Forever Mountain, a young sumo wrestler, who wants to become the strongest man in Japan.  Her goal is to win the Emperor’s Grand Match.  She trains for success with Maramu, her mother and grandmother.

 

2:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 12 – The Tortoise and the Hare

The popular story about two animals who race to finish first is told through a dramatic presentation by Porkchop Productions.

 

5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 27 – Summer Reading Final Party

Bring the whole family and enjoy snacks, cake and prize drawings at the Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane.  Summer Reading medals are awarded to those who have read 15 hours or more this summer (must submit hours to Chapin Memorial Library by July 26).

 

Rising 6th Graders and up – “Get in the game…  Read!” (Pre-register in the Young Adult area)

 

2:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 22 – Capture the Flag

Which team is the fastest?  Come participate in Capture the Flag and see what team conquers all!

 

2:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 29 – Murder Mystery

Do you have an alibi?  Join the investigation fun and use your detective skills to solve the mystery.  If successful, you may be rewarded.

 

2:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 6 – Tie-Dye Tee Shirts (must bring own white tee shirt)

Unleash your inner tie-dye artist and see what cool designs you create!

 

2:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 13 – Zumba

Love to dance?  Learn hip-hop, salsa and more dances at Chapin Library.  The exercise class helps you get fit while listening to fun Latin music.

 

4:30 to 7:00 p.m., Friday, July 29 – Summer Reading Final Party

Attend and celebrate with other participants in the library’s meeting room!  The library awards South Carolina Reading medals and gifts Myrtle Waves Water Park tickets to 25-hour readers (must submit hours online to Chapin Memorial Library by July 28); party attendees also participate in the national library lock-in event. 

 

Adult Summer Library Program

Registration is underway…

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

“Exercise Your Mind – Read” is the theme of this year’s Adult Summer Reading program at Chapin Memorial Library.  Registration is underway.  The library invites patrons to explore a variety of ways to improve their health and well-being.  The popular program also covers fitness and stress relief.  Participate in craft workshops, join a book club, take on fitness challenges, try Tai Chi or join the Coloring Club this summer.  Lots of fun prizes will be given away, and all programs are free!  For information, call 843-918-1275 or visit www.chapinlibrary.org.

 

Summer Camp 2016

Continues through August 12

Historic Myrtle Beach Colored School, 900 Dunbar Street

 

Children, age six to 12, are invited to participate in this free summer camp and lunch from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, through August 12, hosted by the Historic Myrtle Beach Colored School Museum and Education Center.  Various subjects are covered, including drama, reading, music, plays, storytelling, tours, family activities, crafts and art.  For information, contact Mrs. Fannie Brown at 843-918-4900.  The school is located at 900 Dunbar Street. 

 

Teen Book-to-Movie Club

10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Fourth Saturday of the Month

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

Chapin Memorial Library offers new Teen Book-to-Movie Club from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the fourth Saturday of the month.  The library provides teens with a book selection to read before each meeting.  Then, join other teen members for a screening of the film based on the book, followed by discussion.  Popcorn, sodas and other goodies will be provided. For more information and to register, contact Larua at 843-918-1295 or reference@chapinlibrary.org.

 

10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Saturday, June 25 – The 5th Wave, by Rick Yancey

10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Saturday, July 23 Mockingjay Part 2, by Suzanne Collins

 

Financial Literacy for Teens

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

Call 843-918-1295 for information

 

Chapin Memorial Library invites teens, ages 13 to 17, to attend free educational seminars from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, June 27, July 18 and August 1.  The series is presented by Randall Davis, Financial Literacy Counselor from the Grand Strand Prosperity Center.  Seating is limited, so reserve your seat at least one week in advance.  For consideration, no children allowed.  Please make arrangements in advance.  For more information and to register, contact Larua at 843-918-1295 or reference@chapinlibrary.org.

 

2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Monday, June 27…  Check It Out”

2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Monday, July 18…  Setting Financial Goals”

2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Monday, August 1…  Pay Yourself First”

 

Family Dance Party

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Friday, July 8

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

For the little ones, Chapin Memorial Library hosts Family Dance Party from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Friday, July 8.  The party consists of a story, fingerplays, movement and music.  This event is geared towards toddlers and pre-schoolers, but all families are welcome.

 

Chapin Library Craft Club

Various Dates and Times

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

Join us at Chapin Memorial Library for the fun and popular Craft Club.  All craft supplies are provided, so participants must only supply inspiration and creativity.  Registration is required.  The workshops are free and fun, so RSVP today to Keri at 843-918-1275 or dunnington@chapinlibrary.org.

 

1:00 p.m., Thursday, July 14Make a Multi-Strand Scarf

 

Hot Summer Nights 2016

Chapin Park, Plyler Park and the Boardwalk District

June 4 through August 19

www.myrtlebeachboardwalk.com

 

The Boardwalk’s celebration of Hot Summer Nights begins in June!  Look for the following free events at Plyler Park, on the Boardwalk, in Chapin Park, Ground Zero, the old Pavilion site and along Ocean Boulevard.  All Hot Summer Nights 2016 events are sponsored by the Oceanfront Merchants Association (OMA), the Myrtle Beach Downtown Redevelopment Corporation (DRC) and the City of Myrtle Beach.

 

Kidz Carnival on Mondays…  The Kidz Carnival, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., is the perfect time to enjoy live family performances, games, inflatables, face painters, stilt walkers, characters in costume, balloon artists and caricature artists in Plyler Park, 1000 North Ocean Boulevard.  Trust us, the kids will love it! 

 

June 27; July 4, 11, 18, 25; August 1, 8, 15

 

Fireworks from the Second Avenue Pier on Wednesdays…  Please join us for the big fireworks show on Wednesday nights at 10:00 p.m. (excludes Wednesday, July 6).  The display occurs on the Second Avenue Pier, but professional fireworks shows are visible from the beach and Boardwalk District.  We’ll have a special fireworks show on Monday, July 4.

 

June 22, 29; July 4, 13, 20, 27; August 3, 10, 17

 

LIVE “Rock and Rumble” Music on Wednesdays…  Every Wednesday, the Ninth Avenue North Stage hosts free, live music from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.  The evenings feature a vast range of music genres, including local rock, country, jazz, pop, reggae, R&B and funk.

 

June 22, 29; July 6, 13, 20, 27; August 3, 10, 17

 

Celebrate Friday Nights…  Every Friday from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. in Plyler Park, 1000 Ocean Boulevard North, join the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk District and listen to a variety of upbeat concerts throughout the summer season.

 

June 24; July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; August 5, 12, 19

 

Saturday Night Movies in Chapin Park…  New this year, families are invited to enjoy movies from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. on a big screen in Chapin Park at 16th Avenue North and Kings Highway.  Popcorn and snacks will be available to enhance the outdoor movie celebration in this newly renovated park. 

 

July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; August 6, 13

 

Sunday Celebration Concerts…  Ground Zero presents Sunday Celebration Concerts from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. in Plyler Park, 1000 North Ocean Boulevard.  Each concert is anticipated to draw 1,000 attendees!  Ground Zero also entertains invited attendees prior to the concerts at the old Pavilion site.

 

June 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

 

Daily Strolling Entertainment in Boardwalk District…  A variety of strolling entertainment from music, artists and various performers will delight on various evenings on Sundays through Saturdays, throughout the summer season, from 16th Avenue North to Seventh Avenue North.

 

Co-Ed Volleyball Leagues and Junior Club Volleyball…  In June, July and August, participate in fun volleyball games oceanfront at the former Pavilion site at the volleyball courts.  Questions?  Contact Joe at 843-283-4225 or coachgoody@gmail.com.

 

Junior Club Volleyball – 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

June 22-24, July 11-13 and August 1-3

Rain Dates – June 29; July 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29

 

Volleyball Adult Co-Ed Leagues – 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

June 27, 29; July 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27; August 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24

Rain Dates – June 28, 30; July 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28; August 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25

 

Summer Storytime Schedule

Continues through July 19

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

Chapin Memorial Library offers free storytimes that provide age-appropriate activities, such as songs, fingerplays, flannelboards, crafts, stories and more.  Storytimes continue through July 19.  For more information, call 843-918-1275.  No registration required for Summer Storytime.

 

Baby Storytime:  For ages four months to 18 months old.  Children enjoy rhymes, fingerplays, music, bubbles and age appropriate toys with your child.  Limited to 12 babies and their caregivers.

 

10:30 a.m., every Tuesday, through July 19

 

Toddler Storytime:  For toddlers who enjoy listening to stories.  Activities include stories, flannelboards, fingerplays, songs, an age appropriate craft and more.  Early learning toys are available for parent/child use after storytime.

 

10:30 a.m., every Wednesday, through July 13

 

Preschool Storytime:  For ages 3 through 5 years old.  Children enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards and a craft.  Literacy toys are available for after storytime.

 

10:30 a.m., every Thursday, through July 14

 

School Age Storytime:  For kindergarteners and older children.  Children enjoy longer stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards and a craft.  Literacy toys are available for parent/child use after storytime.

 

2:00 p.m., every Thursday, through July 14

 

Friday Films at the Library

1:30 to 3:30 p.m., various Fridays

First Floor Meeting Room, Chapin Memorial Library

 

Chapin Memorial Library invites you to join the cinematic fun from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the first floor meeting room.  Participants must be 18 years of age, or older.  Popcorn will be served, and you may bring your own non-alcoholic beverage.  Call 843-918-1275 for details.

 

1:30 p.m., Friday, June 24 – Point Break

1:30 p.m., Friday, July 1 – Hello, My Name is Doris

1:30 p.m., Friday, July 8 – Race

1:30 p.m., Friday, August 5 – London Has Fallen

1:30 p.m., Friday, August 19 – Cloverfield Lane

 

Senior Friday Movie Schedule

Call 843-918-2380 for information

Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane

 

Enjoy a free movie for adults and seniors every Friday at 3:00 p.m. at the Base Recreation Center.  Soft drinks and popcorn are available to movie attendees for $1 each.

 

3:00 p.m., Friday, June 24 – The Intern (PG-13), Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway

3:00 p.m., Friday, July 1 – The Hunger Games:  Mockingjay Part 2 (PG-13), Jennifer Lawrence

3:00 p.m., Friday, July 8 – Miss You Already (PG-13), Drew Barrymore, Toni Collette

3:00 p.m., Friday, July 15 – All Roads Lead to Rome (PG-13), Sarah Jessica Parker

3:00 p.m., Friday, July 22 – Spectre (PG-13), Daniel Craig

 

Myrtle Beach “Teen Takeover” Events

Various Dates and Times

Call 843-918-2355 for information

 

Myrtle Beach teens, ages 13 to 17, are invited to “Teen Takeover” events on various dates at recreation centers and Chapin Memorial Library.  “Teen Takeover” programs include guest speakers, a meal, music, recreation activities, games and more!  The programs are free, and transportation will be provided to Chapin Memorial Library, Crabtree Memorial Gymnasium and Base Recreation Center.  Attendees must preregister.  For information and to sign up, call 843-918-2355.

 

6:00 to 9:00 p.m., Saturday, July 23… 

Teens Takeover Crabtree Memorial Gym, 1004 Crabtree Lane

6:00 to 9:00 p.m., Saturday, August 13… 

Teens Takeover Mary C. Canty Recreation Center, 971 Canal Street

 

Tai Chi:  Mind and Body Exercise Classes

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Mondays, through September 12

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

Back by popular demand, Chapin Memorial Library presents Tai Chi:  Mind and Body Exercise, a 13-week introductory program.  Designed for Tai Chi beginners, ages 18 and older, the classes take place from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., every Monday, through September 12.  No classes will occur on July 4 or September 5.  For more information or to register, contact warrington@chapinlibrary.org or 843-918-1281.

 

Veterans Awareness Series (VAS) 2016

1:00 to 3:00 p.m., First Monday of the Month

Second Floor Meeting Room, Chapin Memorial Library

 

Attention, veterans, family members and friends of veterans!  Chapin Memorial Library and Peer Support Specialist Mr. Bernard McLeroy from the Myrtle Beach Veterans Affairs Medical Clinic will host the free Veterans Awareness Series (VAS) on the first Monday of each month.  Topics include counseling, re-entry, housing, mental health, education, compensation and employment.  Veterans can also sign-up for a library card and receive a free one-year Friends of Chapin Memorial Library Membership.  RSVPs are appreciated.  For more information, call Kim at 843-918-1295 or e-mail at felton@chapinlibrary.org.   

 

August 1, October 3, November 7 and December 5

 

Adult Coloring Club

11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., First and Third Thursday of the Month

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

Do you miss coloring? If so, then come and join the Chapin Memorial Library Coloring Club!  Participants must be 18 years of age or older, and the club will meet from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the first and third Thursday of each month at Chapin Memorial Library.  We will supply a few sample pages, coloring pencils, relaxing music and coffee. Or, you can bring your own coloring book, pencils and a bag lunch.  For more information, contact 843-918-1275 or dunnington@chapinlibrary.org.

 

11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Thursday, July 7 and 21

 

Myrtle’s Market is Open! 

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, Friday and Saturday

Mr. Joe White Avenue at Oak Street 

 

Myrtle’s Market is re-opened for the season with a full complement of vendors offering homegrown produce, fresh fruits and unique food items.  The farmers market will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, at the intersection of Mr. Joe White Avenue and Oak Street.  For more information, call Troy Marron at 843-918-4906.

 

Topics Trivia

4:00 to 6:00 p.m., Fourth Tuesday of the Month

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

Chapin Memorial Library hosts Topics Trivia every fourth Tuesday from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., through December.  Players “show what they know” in this fun and fast-paced competition.  A team consists of one to six players, who answer questions from different topics, such as literature, geography, sports, television, history and movies.  The team with the most points is the winner and prizes are awarded!  Enter your name once each month for the grand prize drawing in December.  Contact Laura at reference@chapinlibrary.org or call 843-918-1295 for more information.  Dates are:

 

June 28

July 26

August 23

September 27

October 25

November 22

December 20

 

Knitting and Crochet Group

2:00 to 4:00 p.m., Fridays

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

Chapin Memorial Library offers knitting and crochet classes in the first floor meeting room every Friday afternoon.  Learn basic knitting and crochet skills or get help with an existing project.  Please bring your own supplies.  Volunteers are needed to teach and assist with programs, creating displays, and other library activities.  Please call Briget at 843-918-1275 for more information.

 

Senior Dances at Base Recreation Center

Various Dates and Times

Call 843-918-2380 for information

 

The Base Recreation Center offers numerous dance opportunities throughout the year for the “over 50” crowd to meet new people, socialize with old friends and dance the night away.  The popular senior dance events feature both couple dancing and line dancing.  Base Recreation Center welcomes and encourages senior single dancers to attend.  Call 843-918-2380 for more information.

 

Senior Dances with Rosalie…  This popular dance series at the Base Recreation Center Ballroom has become a year-round event.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  Tickets are just $7 per person and may be purchased at the door at Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane.  All dances are from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.  Please contact Rosalie at 570-881-0244 or rosalie182@att.net for information or to reserve a table.

 

Saturday, June 25 (D. J. Rosalie)

Saturday, July 2 (D. J. Rosalie)

Friday, July 8 (D. J. Rosalie) (City Dance)

Saturday, July 16 (USA Dance – ballroom music only)

Saturday, July 23 (D. J. Rosalie)

Saturday, August 6 (D. J. Rosalie)

Saturday, August 13 (USA Dance – ballroom music only)

Friday, August 19 (D. J. Rosalie) (City Dance)

Saturday, August 27 (D. J. Rosalie)

Saturday, September 10 (USA Dance – ballroom music only)

Saturday, October 8 (USA Dance – ballroom music only)

Saturday, October 22 (D. J. Rosalie)

Saturday, November 5 (D. J. Rosalie)

Saturday, November 12 (USA Dance – ballroom music only)

Saturday, December 3 (D. J. Rosalie)

Saturday, December 10 (USA Dance – ballroom music only)

 

Fireworks! Throughout the Year

Various Locations in Myrtle Beach

 

Wednesday, June 22, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Thursday, June 23, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Friday, June 24, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, June 25, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Sunday, June 26, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Tuesday, June 28, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, June 29, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Wednesday, June 30, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Friday, July 1, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, July 2, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Sunday, July 3, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Monday, July 4, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Monday, July 4, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Tuesday, July 5, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Friday, July 8, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Tuesday, July 12, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, July 13, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Thursday, July 14, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Friday, July 15, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Tuesday, July 19, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, July 20, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Thursday, July 21, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Friday, July 22, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, July 23, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Sunday, July 24, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Tuesday, July 26, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, July 27, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Friday, July 29, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Tuesday, August 2, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, August 3, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Thursday, August 4, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Friday, August 5, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, August 6, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Sunday, August 7, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Tuesday, August 9, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, August 10, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Friday, August 12, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Tuesday, August 16, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, August 17, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Saturday, August 20, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Tuesday, August 23, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Tuesday, August 30, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Sunday, September 4, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Monday, October 31, 8:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, November 26, 8:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, December 3, 8:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, December 31, 8:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

 

For more events in the Myrtle Beach area, visit

http://www.visitmyrtlebeach.com/things-to-do/events/

or http://theartsmyrtlebeach.com.

 

   
         
             
 

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