September 7, 2017
Martha Zierden

Lowcountry Bounty: Foodways in Charleston revealed through Archaeology

The Horry County Museum and the AVX Foundation present a lecture by Martha Zierden on the history of lowcountry foodways on Saturday, September 23rd, at 1:00 PM. When European and African settlers arrived in Carolina in the late seventeenth century, they encountered a bountiful land, teeming with fish, game, and a variety […]
September 6, 2017

Program Cancellation at the Horry County Museum

Due to the possibility of inclement weather related to Hurricane Irma, the program on Saturday, September 9th on Fossils of the Pee Dee Region by Don Kirkpatrick will be postponed until a later date. For information about programs at the Horry County Museum, visit our website at www.horrycountymuseum.org.
August 30, 2017

Horry County Museum Documentary Film Matinees for September 2017

The Horry County Museum continues its Documentary Matinee Series for 2017, featuring films from the Museum’s collection. The films, which last from 30 minutes to an hour, will be shown on Wednesdays at 1:00 PM and will continue throughout the year. September films include SCETV’s South Carolinians in WWII: The Island War […]
August 25, 2017
September Cooking Demonstration

Cooking demonstration at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm: Seasonal Fruit

Experience life on the “one horse farm” in Horry County from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. Join us on September 7th from 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM to see how local fall fruit such as grapes, pears, and figs would have been used to prepare pies, fritters, and preserves. […]
August 25, 2017
Fossils

Donald Kirkpatrick to give lecture on Fossils of the Pee Dee Region

The Horry County Museum and The AVX Foundation present a lecture by Donald Kirkpatrick at 1:00 PM on September 9th on vertebrate fossils of the Upper Cretaceous (Age of Dinosaurs) Period in the Pee Dee. Featuring fossils from his own collection, Mr. Kirkpatrick will discuss what areas he looks for fossils in, […]
August 11, 2017
Joe Long

Joe Long: Cadet & Boy Soldiers of SC during the Civil War

The Horry County Museum and the AVX Foundation present a lecture by Joe Long on Cadet & Boy Soldiers of SC during the Civil War on Saturday, August 26th, at 1:00 PM. In 1864, with the strategic situation in crisis, the South Carolina legislature took the desperate step of calling up new […]
August 2, 2017
August Active Adult

Active Adult Series at the Horry County Museum continues with lecture on Horry County and the Civil War

The monthly Active Adult Series at the Horry County Museum will continue on August 15th at 1:00 PM with a lecture by Museum Curator, Hillary Winburn on Horry County’s involvement in the American Civil War. The Active Adult Series is held the third Tuesday of each month and is perfect for new […]
July 27, 2017
Tobacco Heritage Day

Tobacco Heritage Day at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm

Experience life on the ‘one horse family farm’ from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. Tobacco Heritage Day will be held on Saturday, August 5th from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm. Demonstrations will include hand tying and stringing of tobacco and a variety of domestic activities such as grinding grits […]