Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center Events

The Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center offers a variety of really cool programs and hands-on displays designed to introduce visitors to the unique heritage and natural history of South Carolina's lowcountry, the national forest and the Cape Romain Wildlife Refuge. Please scroll down the page to see the full variety of this month's events.

Endangered red wolves live at Sewee!

red wolf walking animationred wolf walking animationWolfman Rob conducts Red wolf discussions & feedings on Saturdays at 11:30 AM and Thursdays at 3 PM. 







November Events at Sewee




Nov. 25  Wednesday  4:30 PM  Harvest “Full” Moon Paddle!

moon over water animationSlip into the Marsh and enjoy a wonderful "Thanksgiving" in the salt marshes of the Francis Marion National Forest. Along the way, we'll watch the ‘risin' of the moon over the Cape
Romain National Wildlife Refuge and will stop for some great photo opportunities. Call Nature Adventures Outfitters at (843) 568-3222 to register.






Thanksgiving animationHappy Thanksgiving! Sewee Center will be closed November 25 through November 28! We will re-open December 2.




December Events at Sewee




Dec. 5, Saturday   5:30 AM  Bulls Island Sunrise Photography Expedition! 

photography animationJoin Coastal Expeditions for an early morning boat ride to Boneyard Beach for great photography opportunities. This trip is an excellent opportunity to see some of the birds that frequent Bulls Island!  Call 843.884.7684!





Dec. 5, Saturday  10:00 AM  Gift giving at Sewee! 

Kid opening gift animationDiscover how the forest keeps on giving as we unwrap forest gifts along Nebo trail!   Hint:  clean air and water, and strong bones and teeth!  Call the Center to register for this free program! 





Dec. 5, Saturday  2:00 PM  Marine Mammals! 

whale animationYou will have a whale of a good time learning about what makes whales so cool yet so comfortable in the frigid waters!  





Dec. 12, Saturday  10:00 AM  Bird beaks and adaptations! 

pelican animationSewee will host a an activity for visitors to dress and feed as various birds...through which to discover the marvelous ways birds are designed to thrive in various habitats!  Call the Center at 843.928.3368 to register for this free program!




Dec. 12, Saturday  2:00 PM  Show and Tell! 

animal skeleton animationSewee has quite a collection of museum specimens with a story!  Come, listen and tell your nature story!





Kids Corner

pinecone animationDress up a pine cone with our native American holly berries for the table or as a bird feeding station!




Tin soldier animationSewee Center closed December 19 through January 2, and will re-open January 6!







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For More Information:

Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center
5821 Highway 17 North, Awendaw, SC 29429
Phone: (843) 928-3368  Fax: (843) 928-3828
Hours: Wednesday—Saturday, 9 a.m. — 5  p.m.


From Charleston, take U.S. Highway 17 north about 18 miles. The center is located on the right.

Check out these websites for more information on the Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge and Sewee Association: and