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Upcoming city-related activities and programs


   
 

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

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Quilts of Valor Award Ceremony

1:00 p.m., Monday, July 3

Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane

 

The Myrtle Beach Shore Birds, a subgroup of the Quilts of Valor Foundation, will award nearly 40 Quilts of Valor to veterans and active duty service members at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, July 3, at the Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane.  Participants are asked to arrive by 12:30 p.m.  A Quilt of Valor is awarded to cover service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing quilts, honoring them for their sacrifice.  For more information, see www.qovf.org.

 

July Fourth Holiday

City Offices and Facilities Closed – Tuesday, July 4

Solid Waste Schedule Unchanged

 

Myrtle Beach city offices and facilities will be closed Tuesday, 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 Tuesday, July 4, for Zone 2 customers. 

 

Salute from the Shore Flyover 2017

Tuesday, 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!  On Tuesday, 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.  To see the 2017 flyover schedule, visit http://salutefromtheshore.org/.

 

Myrtle’s Market hosts Clemson Master Gardener

Mr. Joe White Avenue at Oak Street

Call 843-918-4906 for information

 

Need help with your green thumb?  Ask a Clemson expert on Fridays at Myrtle’s Market…  If you have questions about plants – indoors or outdoors – drop by Myrtle’s Market on Fridays.  Clemson Master Gardener Mike Malloy is there to offer answers and assistance.  Whether your houseplant is droopy or your tomatoes are goofy, all questions are welcome.  The Farmers’ Market is at the corner of Oak Street and Mr. Joe White Avenue and is open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.  You’ll find fresh local fruits and vegetables, as well as local honey, homemade desserts, handmade crafts and even plants.  For more information, call 843-918-4906.

 

Senior Dances at Base Recreation Center

Various Dates and Times

Call 843-918-2380 for information

 

This popular dance series at the Base Recreation Center Ballroom has become a year-round event for the “over 50” crowd to meet new people, socialize with friends and dance the night away.  All dances are from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  Tickets are just $7 per person and may be purchased at the door.  The Base Recreation Center welcomes and encourages senior single dancers to attend.  Call the center at 843-918-2380 or contact Rosalie at 570-881-0244 or rosaliejack1566@gmail.com for more information or to reserve a table.

 

·    Friday, July 14, 2017 (City-Sponsored)

·    Saturday, July 22, 2017

·    Saturday, August 5, 2017

·    Friday, August 18, 2017 (City-Sponsored)

·    Saturday, August 26, 2017

·    Friday, September 8, 2017 (City-Sponsored)

·    Saturday, September 30, 2017

·    Saturday, October 28, 2017

·    Saturday, November 4, 2017

·    Friday, November 17, 2017

·    Saturday, December 2, 2017

 

Citizens Police Academy Registration

Applications accepted until Monday, July 31

Class begins Monday, September 11

 

Applications are being until Monday, July 31, for the next session of the Citizens Police Academy, where participants get a behind-the-scenes look at law enforcement.  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.  The class meets at 7:00 p.m. every Monday for 10 weeks.  Applicants must be residents of Horry County and at least 21 years old.  A valid driver’s license is required, along with criminal history check and driver’s license background check.  Once accepted, class members must attend at least eight of the 10 sessions to graduate.  Applications are available on-line at www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com/cpa.html or in person at the Ted C. Collins Law Enforcement Center on Oak Street or the Law Enforcement Center Annex on Mustang Street.  Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m., Monday, July 31.  Contact Master Sergeant Bryan Murphy at 843-918-1803 for more information.  The fall class begins Monday, September 11.

 

International Student Outreach Program (ISOP) Welcome Meetings

Various Times, Dates and Locations

Call 843-918-1366 for information


The International Student Outreach Program (ISOP) Welcome Meetings are educational seminars for international students visiting the Myrtle Beach area.  Topics include social security administration, banking in the United States, medical concerns, personal safety, transportation, hurricane safety, water safety and more.  Questions?  Contact 843-918-1366 for more details.

 

10:00 a.m., Tuesday…

July 11, Seacoast Vineyard Church in Myrtle Beach, 504 27th Avenue North

 

Food for Thought Wednesday Lecture Series

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

Call 843-238-2510 for information

 

The F.B. Burroughs-S.B. Chapin Art Museum offers Food for Thought, a series of nine afternoon lectures to accompany Feast Your Eyes:  Celebrating the Food of the South exhibition.  The exhibition and lecture series explores the South’s culinary heritage.  Reservations are required for all lectures.  To reserve a seat, call 843-238-2510.  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.  Admission is free, but donations are welcomed.  The art museum is located at 3100 South Ocean Boulevard.  Here’s the lecture schedule…

 

2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 28…

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

Collards – Why I Eat Them, Why I Paint Them

Natalie Daise ($10 per person)

 

2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 12…

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

Native Roots, Healing Roots

Dr. Will Goins (admission is free; support provided by SC Humanities)

 

2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 19…

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

Say Cheese!  Spreading the Love of Pimento Cheese and Other Southern Dishes

Brian and Sassy Henry, Vertrella Brown, Myrtle Edwards, Farella Smalls and Bessie Simmons ($10 per person)

 

2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 26…

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

Nyamming:  Eating Gullah Geechee Style

Veronica Davis Gerald ($10 per person)

 

2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, August 9…

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

The Chefs and Their Farmers

Heidi Vukov, Darren Smith and Joseph Bonaparte ($10 per person)

 

1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, August 16…

International Culinary Institute of Myrtle Beach, 920 Crabtree Lane

Sweet and Sassy Southern Cooking with Tour, Demonstrations and Tastings

International Culinary Institute of Myrtle Beach staff ($20 per person)

 

2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, August 23…

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

Food for the Spirit

Father Joseph Tedesco ($10 per person)

 

2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 13…

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

To Cook a Mockingbird:  Symbolic Foodways in Harper Lee’s Classic Southern Novel

Dr. Daniel Turner ($10 per person)

 

July 2017 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 28, Clubhouse, 1947 Cresswind Boulevard

  • Sandygate Village Neighborhood Watch – 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 5, 1011 Osceola Street

  • The Dunes Neighborhood Watch – 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 11, 9000 North Ocean Boulevard

  • Forest Dunes Neighborhood Watch – 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 11, 9000 North Ocean Boulevard

  • The Golden Mile Neighborhood Watch – 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 12, Fire Station No. 6, 38th Avenue North

  • The Avenues Neighborhood Watch – 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 12, Fire Station No. 6, 38th Avenue North

  • Booker T. Washington Neighborhood Watch – 6:00 p.m., Monday, July 17, Mary C. Canty Recreation Center, 971 Canal Street

  • Palmetto Greens Neighborhood Watch – 6:00 p.m., Monday, July 17, 2900 Mashie Drive

  • Emmens Preserve Neighborhood Watch – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 19, Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane

  • The Highlands Neighborhood Watch – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 19, Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane

  • The Market Common Neighborhood Watch – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 19, Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane

  • The Reserve Neighborhood Watch – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 19, Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane

  • Seagate Village Neighborhood Watch – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 19, Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane

  • Withers Preserve Neighborhood Watch – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 19, Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane

  • Pine Lakes Neighborhood Watch – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, July 20, Fire Station No. 6, 38th Avenue North

  • Ramsey Acres Neighborhood Watch – 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 25, 1110 Highway 15

  • Cresswind Neighborhood Watch – 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 26, Clubhouse, 1947 Cresswind Boulevard

  • Pine Lakes Estates Neighborhood Watch – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, July 27, Fire Station No. 6, 38th Avenue North

  • Old Pine Lakes Neighborhood Watch – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, July 27, Fire Station No. 6, 38th Avenue North

 

“Coastal Community Unites” Roving Recreation Program

10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Various Saturdays

Various Locations

 

Don’t miss this roving community program designed to provide fun, safe and quality activities for children, ages five through 12.  Participants will have the opportunity to play kickball, flag football, dodgeball, soccer and other activities.  The free program will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the following Saturdays:  July 1, July 15, July 29 and August 4.  The locations are Futrell Park, Crabtree Gymnasium Football Field, Monticello Park, Sandy Gate Park and Chapin Memorial Library.  Call 843-918-1472 or email eboyzo@cityofmyrtlebeach.com for more information.

 

MBFD’s Car Seat Education Series

5:00 p.m., First Tuesday of the Month

Fire Station No. 6, 38th Avenue North

 

Are you a new parent, wondering about car seat installation for the first time?  Register and attend the next Free Car Seat Education Class at 5:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month at Fire Station No. 6, 970 38th Avenue North.  The Myrtle Beach Fire Department and Pee Dee Safe Kids co-host the series.  Safe Kids certified child passenger safety technicians and Myrtle Beach Firefighters educate attendees about the proper way to install child safety seats.  A car seat inspection immediately follows the class.  Space is limited and pre-registration is required.  For details, contact Lieutenant Jonathan Evans at 843-918-1221.  To pre-register, call 843-777-5021.

 

Class dates...  July 11, August 1, September 5, October 3, November 7 and December 5

 

Grand Strand Genealogy Club

10:30 a.m., Second Saturday of the Month

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

The Grand Strand Genealogy Club invites library patrons to attend their monthly meeting from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the second Saturday of each month at Chapin Library, 400 14th Avenue North.  The next meeting is Saturday, July 8.  For more information regarding the Grand Strand Genealogy Club, please visit www.scgsgc.org.

 

Free 2017 Summer Camp for Kids

3:00 to 5:00 p.m., every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, June 13-August 17

Historic Myrtle Beach Colored School Museum & Education Center, 900 Dunbar Street

 

The Historic Myrtle Beach Colored School Museum hosts the 2017 Summer Camp series from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, through August 17.  The series features presentations by community members who volunteer their personal time to educate and share their profession and area of expertise.  Participants include parents, police officers, City Councilmembers, teachers, firefighters and more!  Students have the opportunity to ask questions and receive hands-on training.  Presentations include information about various topics and activities, such as fishing, storytelling, music, gardening, sports, tee shirt design, photography, decorating, graphic design and computer programming.  For more information, contact 843-918-4900.

 

ART & Books Collide

Registration is underway…

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

ART & Books Collide is a new program offered to rising first through third graders and rising fourth through eighth graders at Chapin Memorial Library.  ART & Books Collide participants will discover how the F.G. Burroughs-S.B. Chapin Art Museum’s “Feast Your Eyes” summer exhibit can inspire creativity, books, skits, gardening and more!  All participants must attend all three sessions offered.  Registration is required and limited to 25 individuals, so register today!  Call 843-918-1275 for more information.

 

Rising 1st through 3rd Graders

10:00 to 11:30 a.m., Friday, July 7, 14 and 21

 

Rising 4th through 8th Graders

1:00 to 2:30 p.m., Friday, July 7, 14 and 21

 

Youth Summer Reading Program:  Build a Better World

Registration is underway…

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

“Build a Better World” is the theme of this year’s Summer Reading Program at Chapin Memorial Library.  Registration is underway.  Youth summer reading events are for kids in grades pre-K and up!  For information, call 843-918-1275 or visit www.chapinlibrary.org.

 

·    2:30 to 3:30 p.m., Thursday, July 6…  Puppet Show

·    2:30 to 3:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 11…  4-H Agriculture, with Miracle Lewis

 

Teen Summer Reading Program:  Build a Better World

Registration is underway…

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

“Build a Better World” is the theme of this year’s Teen Summer Reading Program at Chapin Memorial Library.  Registration is underway.  Teen summer reading events are for sixth through 12th graders!  For information, call 843-918-1275 or visit www.chapinlibrary.org.

 

·    2:30 to 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 5…  Teen Open Mic

·    1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, July 8…  Quiddich

·    2:30 to 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 12…  DIY Recycled Paper

 

Adult Summer Reading Program:  Build a Better World

Registration is underway…

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

“Build a Better World” is the theme of this year’s Adult Summer Reading Program at Chapin Memorial Library.  Registration is underway.  Adults, ages 18 and older, are invited to participate!  For information, call 843-918-1275 or visit www.chapinlibrary.org.

 

·    2:00 to 3:00 p.m., Thursday, June 29…  Zumba:  Ditch the boring workout and join the party!  Exercise to the moving sounds of Latin music on Thursday, June 29.

·    Thursday, July 6…  Town Hall Meeting:  To Be Announced

·    4:00 to 6:00 p.m., Thursday, July 13…  Book Bingo:  This Bingo game has a literary twist!  Come, participate and win prizes on Thursday, July 13.

·    11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 18… Chapin Chapters Book Club:  Read The Book of Speculation, by Erika Swyler, and meet to discuss the book in the first floor meeting room on Tuesday, July 18.

·    2:00 to 4:00 p.m., Thursday, July 20…  Craft Corner (Zentangle):  Registration is required.  Join us to relax and learn how to get your Zentangle on!

 

Reading Buddies at Chapin Memorial Library

12:00 to 1:00 p.m., Thursday, June 29

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

 

For beginner readers or those who are having trouble, 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 29.  Sessions last for 15 minutes.  Pre-registration is required.  Contact 843-918-1275 for more information.

 

Summer Storytime Schedule

Continues through Thursday, July 20

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 are designed to develop early literacy skills for school readiness.  Every Child Ready to Read® is a project of the Association for Library Services to Children and the Public Library Association, divisions of the American Library Association.  For more information, please call 843-918-1275 or visit www.chapinlibrary.org.

 

Baby Storytime:  Tuesdays at 9:30 and 11:00 a.m.  For ages four months to 20 months old.  Children enjoy rhymes, fingerplays, music, bubbles and age appropriate toys with your child.  Limited to 12 babies and their caregivers per session.  Pre-registration is required.

 

Toddler Storytime:  Wednesdays at 9:30 and 11:00 a.m.  For toddlers, 20 to 35 months old, 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.

 

Preschool Storytime:  Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.  For ages 3 through 5 years old.  Children enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards and a craft.  Literacy toys are available after storytime.

 

Family Storytime:  Thursdays at 2:00 p.m.  For children of all ages.  Kids enjoy longer stories, songs, fingerplays, flannelboards and a craft.  Literacy toys are available for use after storytime.

 

Financial Literacy for Teens

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

Call 843-918-1295 for information

 

Chapin Memorial Library invites teens, ages 12 to 17, to attend free educational seminars from 4:30 to 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 22, July 13 and August 3.  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.

 

4:30 to 5:00 p.m., Thursday, July 13…  Setting Financial Goals”

4:30 to 5:00 p.m., Thursday, August 3…  Pay Yourself First”

 

Douglas Balentine’s “Beyond the Horizon” Exhibition

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’s next featured artist is Charleston native Douglas Balentine, whose “Beyond the Horizion” exhibition is now open!  Balentine resides in Charleston and has been drawing and painting as long as he can remember.  As a nine-year-old living in Paris, France, Balentine was inspired by Parisian life.  He went on to study art at Parsons School of Design in New York City and at the Santa Reparata International School of Art in Florence, Italy.  In the 1990s, Balentine moved back to Charleston and began to explore the natural, historical beauty of the area.  His works of art use classical principles and have recently been shown in Los Angeles, Miami, New York and Paris.  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.  Admission is free, but donations are welcomed.  The art museum is at 3100 South Ocean Boulevard.  For more information, call 843-238-2510.

 

Feast Your Eyes:  Celebrating the Food of the South

Continues through September 17

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

 

“Feast Your Eyes," Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum's summer exhibit, celebrates the food of the South!  The Feast Your Eyes exhibit explores the South’s culinary icons as cultural, political and artistic expressions.  These objects invite viewers to explore the confluence of three distinct culinary cultures (Native American, African and European) which converged over time to form our unique cuisine.  The exhibition features an expansive variety of two and three-dimensional media:  paintings in oil and watercolor; works in pastel; printmaking; photography; sculptures in ceramics, metal, wood and mixed media; textile and fiber arts; and functional art (i.e. handcrafted dining furniture).  Participating lending institutions include Columbia Museum of Art (Columbia, SC), the Gibbes Museum (Charleston, SC), Morris Museum of Art (Augusta, GA), the Red Piano Gallery (Hilton Head, SC) and the South Carolina State Museum (Columbia, SC).  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.  Admission is free, but donations are welcomed.  The art museum is located at 3100 South Ocean Boulevard.  For more information, call 843-238-2510.

 

Teen Book Club:  Read Across the Nation

Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Avenue North

Call 843-918-1275 for information

 

Chapin Memorial Library offers the Teen Book Club that meets from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. on various Fridays throughout the summer The library provides teens with a book selection to read before each meeting.  For more information and to register, call 843-918-1275.

 

3:00 to 4:00 p.m., Friday, July 7 Where Things Come Back, by John Whaley (Arkansas)

3:00 to 4:00 p.m., Friday, July 21 Monument, by Emmy Laybourne (Colorado)

3:00 to 4:00 p.m., Friday, August 4 I’ll Give You the Sun, by Jandy Nelson (California)

 

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 30 – Rules Don’t Apply (PG-13), Warren Beatty

3:00 p.m., Friday, July 7 – Arrival (PG-13), Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker

3:00 p.m., Friday, July 14 – Keeping Up with the Joneses (PG-13), Zach Galifianakis, Isla Fisher, Jon Hamm, Gal Gadot

3:00 p.m., Friday, July 21 – Inferno (PG-13), Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones

 

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 on Fridays, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., in the first floor meeting room.  Participants must be 18 years of age, or older.  Children must be accompanied by adults.  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 23 – The Founder (PG-13)

1:30 p.m., Friday, July 7 – Split (PG-13)

1:30 p.m., Friday, July 28 – Silence (R)

 

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.

 

Casual Play Game Time (Chess and Checkers)

6:00 to 8:00 p.m., every Monday

Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane

 

Do you like to play strategic games?  Join us for a casual game of chess or checkers at Base Recreation Center from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. every Monday.  It’s free and fun!  Bring a partner and play with deluxe Staunton-style chess pieces.  Free coffee is available.  For details, call 843-918-2380.

 

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 in the large conference room on the second floor at Chapin Memorial Library.  We will supply a few sample pages, coloring pencils and relaxing music. Or, bring your own coloring book and pencils.  Questions?  Contact 843-918-1275 or reference@chapinlibrary.org.

 

11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Thursday, July 6 and 20

 

Veterans Awareness Series (VAS)

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 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.  Contact Kim at 843-918-1295 or felton@chapinlibrary.org.   

 

August 7, October 2, November 6 and December 4

 

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. 

 

4:00 to 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 27, July 25 and August 22

 

South Carolina’s Largest Garage Sale

7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 7

Vendor Registration Begins at 9:00 a.m., Monday, August 7

Myrtle Beach Convention Center Exhibit Hall

 

Calling all bargain-hunters…  We have a date!  South Carolina’s Largest Garage Sale returns to the Myrtle Beach Convention Center from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 7, in the Exhibit Hall.  Online registration for vendor spaces begins at 9:00 a.m., Monday, August 7.  For more information, contact Rita Harrell at 843-918-1240 or rharrell@cityofmyrtlebeach.com.

 

Fireworks! Throughout the Year (scheduled so far)

Various Locations in Myrtle Beach, weather permitting

 

Wednesday, June 14, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Tuesday, June 20, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, June 21, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Thursday, June 22, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Friday, June 23, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, June 24, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

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

Tuesday, June 27, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, June 28, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Friday, June 30, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

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

Tuesday, July 4, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

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

Thursday, July 6, after the game Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Friday, July 7, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Tuesday, July 11, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, July 12, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Thursday, July 13, after the game – Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Friday, July 14, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, July 15, after the game – Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Tuesday, July 18, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, July 19, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Thursday, July 20, after the game – Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Friday, July 21, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, July 22, after the game – Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

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

Tuesday, July 25, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, July 26, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Friday, July 28, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Tuesday, August 1, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, August 2, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Thursday, August 3, after the game – Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Friday, August 4, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, August 5, after the game – Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

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

Tuesday, August 8, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, August 9, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Friday, August 11, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, August 12, after the game – Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Tuesday, August 15, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, August 16, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Friday, August 18, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Tuesday, August 22, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Wednesday, August 23, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Saturday, August 26, after the game – Myrtle Beach Pelicans’ TicketReturn.com Field

Tuesday, August 29, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, September 2, 10:00 p.m. – Second Avenue Pier

Sunday, September 3, 10:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

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

Saturday, November 25, 8:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Saturday, December 2, 8:00 p.m. – Broadway at the Beach

Sunday, 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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