Welcome Spring Breakers! This coming weekend starts one of the two most popular Spring Break weeks for the season. Vacationers, we’re happy to have you! Locals, enjoy your week off from school! Here are some fun happenings for this weekend.
- “Who’s Home” at the Myrtle Beach State Park – Take a 1/2 mile hike around the Myrtle Beach State Park to check bird houses to see who’s nesting, if any eggs have been laid, and who’s hatching. Wear closed toed shoes. Meet at Nature Center. Free with park admission.
- Family Outreach of Horry County is hosting a “Happy Healthy Family Event” on Saturday, April 16th 11am-3pm
The Happy Healthy Family Event focuses on the Happy Healthy Baby Contest Contestants are raising donations for Family Outreach of Horry County. Each dollar raised = a vote for your child! The child with the most donations wins the contest! There will also be winners in each age category 0-12 months, 13-23 months, 24-47 months, and 4-5 years. We will have entertainment before the contest and between categories. The Event will be followed by a Happy, Healthy Family Parade. We have over 50 contestants. The Grand Prize includes a 2 night, 3-day stay at the Breakers Resort and a $200 photography package. Prizes will be awarded for each category winner and every contestant will receive a trophy.
- Holistic Moms Network Open House – The Holistic Moms Network is starting a new chapter in our area! If you’re interested in learning more about a holistic approach to parenting, join them on Saturday, April 16th from 12:00 – 3:00 PM at 7611 N. Kings Hwy. in Myrtle Beach. For more information call 843-465-2382 or visit their website at horryctysc.holisticmoms.org/
- “Snakes Alive!” at the Myrtle Beach State Park – Snakes are fascinating creatures! Discover why they do not deserve their bad reputation through the use skins, skulls, replicas and live snakes. At the end of the program, you will have the opportunity to watch one devour a live mouse. $3 Program Fee
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