Programs & Events for Kids





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Camping Ex-PIER-ience!

  • September 23, 2017 - September 24, 2017
Enjoy the starry sky over the ocean before drifting off to sleep to the rhythm of the waves on our fishing pier during this unique and fun filled overnight adventure!...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

The Garbage Monster Storytime!

  • September 24, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Have fun with this engaging and interactive story about trash and recycling. This is a perfect way to encourage young kids to recycle! Appropriate for ages 4 to 8.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

What's on the Menu?

  • September 1, 2017 - September 30, 2017, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
....Not our animals! Join us as we feed the aquarium animals.

Host Park: Edisto Beach State Park

Backyard Bird ID

  • August 31, 2017 - September 28, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
  • October 1, 2017 - October 29, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
  • October 1, 2017 - October 29, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
  • October 1, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 8, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 15, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 22, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 29, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Do you like backyard birds? So do we! We will spend time at our outdoor feeding station where we will spot some common birds and learn a bit more! This...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Animal Sleuths

  • September 29, 2017, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Join us as we become detectives for the day and try to identify the many wonderful mammals which inhabit Edisto Beach State Park. Help solve the mystery of unknown animals...

Host Park: Edisto Beach State Park

Destination Turtle DNA

  • September 1, 2017 - September 29, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    Every Week on Friday
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. For ages 8 to...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Spineless Wonders

  • September 1, 2017 - October 31, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Every Week on Friday
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

Charles Towne Landing Bird Walk for Beginners

  • September 30, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • October 28, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • November 25, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • December 30, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Free with Park Passport !
Birds abound at Charles Towne Landing! With a mix of habitats, a wide variety of birds can be seen and heard at the park. From tiny marsh sparrows to grand...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Fish Printing

  • September 30, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Free with Park Passport !
Make a unique souvenir of your stay at Edisto with this ancient Japanese art form. Bring a clean t-shirt or we will provide paper.

Host Park: Edisto Beach State Park

Feeding Time

  • September 2, 2017 - September 30, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
  • October 7, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 14, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 28, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Come see what the hungry animals in the nature center are eating!

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park