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Horry County Museum


address  805 Main St.
 Conway, SC  29526
phone (843) 915-5320
www.horrycountymuseum.org

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Museum Matinee: Myrtle Beach Memories

film, educational, tour, museum, free, history, Myrtle Beach
The ETV film "Myrtle Beach Memories" is a nostalgic look at the history of Myrtle Beach from 1900-1965. Told through interviews with local historians and business people, this film features topics ranging from the Ocean Forest Hotel, Hurricane Hazel, the Myrtle Beach Pavilion, and the Sun Fun Festival to motor inns, guest houses and beach music. The film is free to the public and will be shown at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, May 23rd, at the Horry County Museum, located at 805 Main Street in Conway. The Horry County Museum Documentary Film Matinees will continue throughout 2018. For a full list of films, visit our website at www.horrycountymuseum.org. For more information, call the Horry County Museum at 843-915-5320 or e-mail hcgmuseum@horrycounty.org.
Film;educational;tour;museum;free;history;Myrtle Beach
Event Info: (843) 915-5320
Ages: All Ages
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: www.horrycountymuseum.org
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 • Wed 5/23/18 at 1pm-2pm 

Museum Matinee: Uncommon Courage : The D-Day Battle of Graignes

History, film, documentary, free, battle, Battle of Graignes, museum, tour, educational
This documentary tells the remarkable story of the little known battle of Graignes described as the “Alamo of D-Day”. When the D-Day invasion of France began on June 6, 1944, approximately 180 American paratroopers were accidentally dropped far from their drop zone, and landed outside the small village of Graignes in Normandy, right in the path of a major German counterattack. Assisted by French villagers, the American paratroopers at Graignes made a courageous stand against a force of German S.S. troops that was ten time their size. The film is free to the public and will be shown at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, May 30th, at the Horry County Museum, located at 805 Main Street in Conway. The Horry County Museum Documentary Film Matinees will continue throughout 2018. For a full list of films, visit our website at www.horrycountymuseum.org. For more information, call the Horry County Museum at 843-915-5320 or e-mail hcgmuseum@horrycounty.org.
D-Day Battle of Graignes;film;documentary;battle;history;museum;tour;free;educational
Event Info: (843) 915-5320
Ages: All Ages
Price: Free
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Event Website: www.horrycountymuseum.org
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 • Wed 5/30/18 at 1pm-2pm 

The Morris Brothers Bluegrass Concert

Bluegrass
The Morris Brothers have been playing music together for 44 years. Originally from West Virginia, they now reside in the Aynor/Cool Springs area of South Carolina.They enjoy playing bluegrass music and bluegrass gospel and play regularly in Horry County. Band members include Mike Morris of Aynor, SC on vocals and banjo, Matt Morris from Cool Springs, SC on vocals and guitar, William Hardee from Loris, SC on vocals and fiddle, and Tammy Holt of Conway, SC, on bass.
Music;History;Museum;Concert;Free;Bluegrass;Seniors;Family
Event Info: (843) 915-5320
Ages: All Ages
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: www.horrycountymuseum.org
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 • Sat 6/2/18 at 1pm-3pm 

Museum Matinee: D-Day Remembered

Museum, History/Science, Film
This locally produced documentary profiles the events of "Operation Overlord," the Allied invasion of German-occupied France, which began on "D-Day" – June 6, 1944. The joint military operation involved more than 150,000 Allied troops, almost 5,000 ships and landing craft, 13,000 aircraft, 3,500 airborne gliders, and more than two million tons of equipment.
D-Day;Military;War;educational;history;film;free;tour;museum
Event Info: (843) 915-5320
Ages: All Ages
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: www.horrycountymuseum.org
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 • Wed 6/6/18 at 1pm-2pm 

Stan Woodward - GRITS In My Camera

Film, museum, Talks/Lectures
A screening of the classic Southern film "It’s Grits" will be followed by a discussion with filmmaker, Stan Woodward. This award-winning 45-minute documentary from 1980 celebrates one of the South’s favorite foods. It was broadcast nationally by PBS. Sponsored by South Carolina Humanities and the AVX Foundation.
Film;educational;tour;museum;free;history;discussion;
Event Info: (843) 915-5320
Ages: All Ages
Price: Free
Free
Event Website: www.horrycountymuseum.org
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 • Sat 6/9/18 at 1pm-2pm 

Museum Matinee: The Last Ride, Memories of the Myrtle Beach Pavilion

Film, museum, History/Science
For nearly 60 years, the Pavilion was synonymous with music, rides, and fun in the sun. Man-on-the-street conversations give viewers a glimpse back in time to when teens cruised the strip and beach music ruled, providing momentum for South Carolina's celebrated dance, "The Shag."
Film;educational;tour;museum;free;history;Myrtle Beach;The Pavilion
Event Info: (843) 915-5320
Ages: All Ages
Price: Free
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Event Website: www.horrycountymuseum.org
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 • Wed 6/13/18 at 1pm-2pm 

Active Adult Series: Hurricanes of the Grand Strand

Film, education, museum, history
Learn about the history and impact of some of the major storms that have hit Horry County. The Active Adult Series is held the third Tuesday of each month and is perfect for new residents to the area, or lifetime locals who want to learn more about the place that they call home.
hurricane;horry county;museum;tour;history;educational;free;storms
Event Info: (843) 915-5320
Ages: All Ages
Price: Free
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Event Website: www.horrycountymuseum.org
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 • Tue 6/19/18 at 1pm-2pm 

Museum Matinee: Rebels & Redcoats: The Shot Heard Round the World

film, history, museum
The British military historian Richard Holmes presents "Rebels & Redcoats," a BBC documentary that focuses on the military struggles, soldiers, leaders, and tactics of the American Fevolution. It is told from the British point of view but also touches on conflicts among the American.
American Revolution;history;British Military;educational;museum;free;tour
Event Info: (843) 915-5320
Ages: All Ages
Price: Free
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Event Website: www.horrycountymuseum.org
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 • Wed 6/20/18 at 1pm-2pm 

Museum Matinee: Birth of a Nation - The Making of the Declaration of Independence

Declaration of Independence, history, educational, film, tour, museum, free
Produced and narrated by historian Rod Gragg, this documentary chronicles the creation of one of the most important documents in American history.
Declaration of Independence;History;Educational;film;tour;museum;free
Event Info: (843) 915-5320
Ages: All Ages
Price: Free
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Event Website: www.horrycountymuseum.org
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 • Wed 6/27/18 at 1pm-2pm