Museum Evening Programs

Museum of Coastal Carolina


September 4, 2014 – January 3, 2015

Our Tuesday night lectures continues this fall!

Join us at 6:00 PM to hear about interesting topics presented by knowledgeable guest speakers.

Sept. 9Protecting Your Legacy — Attorney Douglas W. Baxley will give a general overview of the basic elements of estate planning: will, trusts, living wills, health care powers of attorney, and durable powers of attorney.  A former USAF Captain, Mr. Baxley has been practicing law since1975.

Oct. 7 — Sea Turtle Paint Party with Ginny Lassiter ($20; preregistration & prepayment required; limited to 20 people) — Local artist and owner of Sunset River Marketplace Ginny Lassiter will help you create your own unique sea turtle artwork. No experience necessary! This is an informal hands-on art class with lots of laughter.

Nov. 11 — Secrets of D-Day — Guest speaker Brett Ortmann Riggs will discuss the secrets and struggles that made the D-Day invasion victory that led to the destruction of Nazi Germany possible. Mr. Riggs will also provide an excellent reading list for those who might like to learn more on their own. Mr. Riggs has degrees in history and library science.

Dec. 2 – Colonial Holiday Cooking with Karen Moshoures — Guest speaker Karen Moshoures will demonstrate how to prepare some Colonial recipes that will enhance your holiday entertaining: Welsh Rabbit, Apple Tansey, Colonial Sugar Cookies, and Plum Pudding with “hard” sauce. And yes, you get to taste the finished products! Ms. Moshoures has been the host of ATMC’s cooking show The Coastal Kitchen since 2012.

Admission is free for Museum & Dual Museum/Planetarium members.
Non-member all-day admission is $8 for adults (13-61), $7 for seniors (62+), $6 for children (3-12), and free for ages 2 and under.


Oct. 30 — Spooky Night at the Museum — 5:30 to 7:30 — Featuring Balloon Man and Snakes Alive! — Kids & adults: Wear your favorite costumes, bring a trick or treat bag, and collect goodies provided by local businesses.
Admission: $6 per person, age 2 & under — free

Nov. 28 — Beer and Brats Fundraiser — 5:30 to 8:00 — Join us for our second annual beer and brats fundraiser on the Friday after Thanksgiving. Socialize with friends and neighbors while supporting the museum and planetarium and enjoying great brats, beer or soda, and french fries.
Admission: $25 adults, $15 children 12 & under



Call the museum at 910-579-1016 during normal business hours.