July 20, 2017
August Cooking Demonstration

Cooking demonstration at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm: Cooking with Lard

Experience life on the “one horse farm” in Horry County from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. Whether used to fry food, add flavor, or keep biscuits from being dry, the fat rendered from hogs was an essential ingredient to farm families. Join us on August 3rd from 11:00 AM […]
July 11, 2017
Wash Day

Wash Day at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm

Experience life on the one horse family farm in Horry County from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. Along with the washing of clothing and linen, visitors will also learn how shoes were polished. Demonstrations will take place on July 25th from 9 AM until 3 PM.  A free, hour […]
July 11, 2017
Michael Lewis

Michael Lewis: The Coming of Southern Prohibition

The Horry County Museum and the AVX Foundation present a lecture by author Michael Lewis on his book, The Coming of Southern Prohibition: The Dispensary System and the Battle over Liquor in South Carolina on July 22nd, at 1:00 PM. The Coming of Southern Prohibition examines the rise and fall of South […]
June 29, 2017

Ben Burroughs to speak at the Horry County Museum

The Horry County Museum and the Horry County Historical Society present a program by Ben Burroughs on Saturday, July 8th, on digital collections of the Horry County Archives Center at CCU (HCAC). Visitors will learn how to search content in the online version of the Independent Republic Quarterly (IRQs) and several other […]
June 28, 2017
Cooking Demonstration

Cooking demonstration at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm: Pickling Vegetables

Experience life on the “one horse farm” in Horry County from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. In spring, families would typically plant a small garden that would yield a variety of vegetables by the summer. Some of these vegetables, especially cucumbers, would be set aside for pickling. Join us […]
June 28, 2017
Declaration

Christopher Boyle to speak on the Declaration of Independence

The Horry County Museum and the AVX Foundation present a lecture by local author and historian Christopher Boyle on the Declaration of Independence on Saturday, July 1st, at 1:00 PM. Attendees will learn about the importance of this historic document and the compromises that the colonies had to make in order to […]
June 14, 2017
Wash Day

Wash Day at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm

Experience life on the one horse family farm in Horry County from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. Along with the washing of clothing and linen, the bathrooms on small family farms were quite different than they are today. Join us as we share the story of the “little brown […]
June 7, 2017
June Active Adult

Active Adult Series at the Horry County Museum continues with lecture on Horry County & the American Revolution

The monthly Active Adult Series at the Horry County Museum will continue on June 20th at 1:00 PM with a lecture by Museum Director Walter Hill on the daily life of soldiers in Horry County (then known as Georgetown District) during the American Revolution. The Active Adult Series will be held the […]