February 7, 2018
Blacksmithing

Blacksmith Demonstration at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm

Horry County Museum Director Walter Hill will conduct a blacksmith demonstration at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm on February 17th from 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM. Hill, who has over twenty years of experience blacksmithing, will demonstrate traditional forging techniques for the public. The L.W. Paul Living History Farm re-creates life […]
January 25, 2018
Hidden in Plain Sight

Jannie Harriot & Dawn Dawson-House: Hidden in Plain Sight-African American Gems in Horry & Georgetown Counties

The Horry County Museum and The AVX Foundation present a lecture by Jannie Harriot and Dawn Dawson-House on Saturday, February 3rd, on historic African American sites in Horry & Georgetown Counties. From Rosenwald and colored schools, to historic churches and slave cabins, the African American footprint in Horry and Georgetown counties is […]
January 19, 2018
February Cooking Demonstration

Cooking demonstration at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm: Hog Haslet and Chitterlings

Experience life on the “one horse farm” in Horry County from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. Join us on February 1st from 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM to learn about hog haslet and chitterlings. For most families in Horry County, pork was an important source of food. As much […]
January 19, 2018
January 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. Join us for Wash Day on Tuesday, January 30th. Along with the washing of clothing and linen, visitors will see sewing demonstrations done on a treadle sewing machine. Clothes washing demonstrations will […]
January 12, 2018
January Farm Animal Day

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

Experience life on the “one horse farm” in Horry County from 1900-1955 at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm. Join us on January 27th from 9:00 AM until 11:30 AM to learn about the different animals on the farm and their various roles. The public is invited to help feed the animals […]
January 12, 2018
Smokehouse Day

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

Visit the L. W. Paul Living History Farm to celebrate the pig! Winter was the time of year for curing pork on the farm and a season when the family was dependent on home preserved foods during the cold winter months. Staff and volunteers will demonstrate how pork was preserved and prepared […]
January 5, 2018
January Active Adults

Active Adult Series at the Horry County Museum continues with lecture on Horry County communities

The monthly Active Adult Series at the Horry County Museum will continue on January 16th at 1:00 PM with a lecture on Horry County communities. Join us to learn a little more about the different communities and towns that make up the largest county in South Carolina. The Active Adult Series is […]
December 28, 2017
OLLI-Declaration of Independence

2018 CCU & OLLI Film Series begins with Birth of a Nation: The Making of the Declaration of Independence

The 2018 CCU & OLLI Film Series begins with the locally produced film Birth of a Nation: The Making of the Declaration of Independence on January 6th at 1:00 PM. Produced and narrated by historian Rod Gragg, this film chronicles the creation of one of the most important documents in American history. […]