Programs & Events for Kids





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Who's Home?

  • April 7, 2017 - April 28, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Every Week on Friday
Take a relaxing half-mile walk around the park with a volunteer to help check bird houses. We hope to observe various stages of nesting- nests, eggs, and chicks. Wear close...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Annual Little Buddies Fishing Program

  • April 29, 2017, 7:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Whether it is your first time fishing or you're and avid fisherman, come out and join us for our Little Buddies Fishing Tournament. Ages 4 to 15 can register for...

Host Park: Lake Warren State Park

Fish Printing

  • March 4, 2017 - May 27, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Saturday
Free with Park Passport !
Fish printing is an ancient art form, but we're taking it to a new realm! This is your chance to make a unique souvenir of your visit to Huntington Beach...

Host Park: Huntington Beach State Park

Park Jeopardy

  • April 8, 2017 - April 29, 2017, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
  • May 4, 2017 - June 1, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
Come play Jeopardy, state park style! Have fun answering questions about the animals who call this state park home, ways you can help the park, and other state park facts....

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Batty over Bats!

  • April 1, 2017 - April 29, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
Many animals find their way into our hearts for various reasons: dolphins for their playfulness, sea turtles for their grace, and birds for their beauty. But bats, the only mammal...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Snakes and Reptiles

  • March 4, 2017 - May 27, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
Learn about snakes and their cold-blooded kin in this audio-visual presentation, then get a chance to touch some! Tickets must be purchased in advance at the park store.

Host Park: Huntington Beach State Park

Destination Turtle DNA

  • April 9, 2017 - April 30, 2017, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
  • May 7, 2017 - May 28, 2017, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Do sea turtles lay their eggs on the same beach? How often do they nest? See how scientists are tracking turtles to discover their nesting secrets. Appropriate for ages 8...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

The Garbage Monster Storytime!

  • April 2, 2017 - April 30, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Have fun with this engaging and interactive story about trash and recycling. This is a perfect way to encourage young kids how easy it is to recycle! Appropriate for ages...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Crazy over Crabs!

  • May 2, 2017 - May 30, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Blue, speckled, spider, ghost and mole! Believe it or not, all these crazy names are types of crabs! Learn about these crabs through some live animals and a silly crab...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Spineless Wonders

  • March 7, 2017 - May 30, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Come get aquainted with some of the wierdest animals in the ocean as we discover that there's more to life than a backbone! A variety of live creatures will be...

Host Park: Huntington Beach State Park