November 2015

November 17, 2015

Ronnie Floyd to give presentation on Native Americans

The Horry County Museum and the AVX Foundation present a lecture by Ronnie Floyd. Mr. Floyd will discuss the culture and daily life of Native Americans from this region. Examples of Native American pottery and basketry will also be on display. This presentation will be held on November 21, 2015 and begins […]
November 9, 2015

Fall Harvest and Syrup Making Day at the L. W. Paul Living History Farm

A large part of farm life in the first half of the twentieth century was old-fashioned syrup making. Locals grew cane and cooked syrup in the fall for the upcoming year. Cooking down the raw juice into sweet cane syrup became a celebration and gathering for the community. Join us to relive […]
November 2, 2015

Discussion on Homo naledi Fossils at the Horry County Museum

The Horry County Museum will host a discussion by CCU Anthropology faculty on the new Homo naledi (meaning “Star”) fossil recently discovered in South Africa. We will watch several video clips about the deep cave excavation and examine 3D printed casts of the fossils to understand what this discovery means for human […]