Programs & Events for Kids





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Coastal Kayaking

  • March 1, 2014 - October 31, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Every Week on Monday
Enjoy a two-hour guided tour of the salt marsh. Excellent for beginners, participants need to reserve a spot at the Education Center (843-235-8755) by 4:00 pm Sunday prior to the...

Host Park: Huntington Beach State Park

Sea Turtle Tracks

  • September 1, 2014 - September 15, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Monday
  • September 29, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Day
  • September 29, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Day
Summertime on the barrier islands of South Carolina means loggerhead sea turtles are back. Join us at the Nature Center to find out why loggerheads visit Hunting Island, what efforts...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Fish Printing

  • September 1, 2014 - September 13, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Monday, Thursday, Saturday
  • September 15, 2014 - September 20, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Monday, Saturday
Create a one-of-a-kind souvenir of your visit to Hunting Island State Park as you carry on the ancient Japanese art of Gyotaku, or fish printing. Nature has given many fish...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

Secrets of the Salt Marsh

  • September 1, 2014 - September 29, 2014, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Every Week on Monday
Free with Park Passport Plus Pluff mud, eww! Maybe so, but the salt marsh is a key element to the coastal environment. Join us for a closer look at one of the most productive...

Host Park: Hunting Island State Park

What's on the Menu?

  • September 1, 2014 - November 26, 2014, 12:00 AM - 12:20 AM
    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

Alligators

  • March 1, 2014 - October 31, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Tuesday, Thursday
Alligators thrive in the ponds at Huntington Beach State Park. These secretive reptiles are commonly seen in Mullet Pond feeding, sunning or cruising in the water. Find out what makes...

Host Park: Huntington Beach State Park

Secrets of the Salt Marsh

  • September 1, 2014 - October 31, 2014, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Enjoy a unique look at one of the most productive ecosystems in the world and examine some of the inhabitants of the salt marsh.

Host Park: Huntington Beach State Park

Coastal Birding

  • March 1, 2014 - October 31, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Wednesday
  • March 1, 2014 - October 31, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Huntington Beach State Park is considered by many to be the best birding spot in South Carolina. Come see why for yourself! Local birders, Phil and Sharon Turner, will lead...

Host Park: Huntington Beach State Park

From the Forest to the Sea

  • September 3, 2014 - September 24, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Experience the natural wonders of Myrtle Beach State Park! The maritime forest will be the gateway that leads us into the beauty of the maritime grassland where we will observe...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Backyard Bird ID

  • September 4, 2014 - September 25, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
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