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
11:00 AM-12:00 PM and Thursdays 3-4 PM. 

 

May Events at Sewee 

 
 
May 2, Saturday, 9:30 AM  Boat Landing Medicinal and Edible Plant Paddle
 
Kayak animationFind out what plants the Native Americans ate and used for medicinal purposes on Nature Adventure Outfitters 2 hour paddle. Enjoy a visit to the historic mansion, and hiking trails. Registration Required: Call 843.568.3222 or email nao@att.net
 
 
 
 
 
 
May 2, Saturday, 10:00 AM  Mother Earth Celebration!
 
Spinning globe animationLearn about both native and non-native plants and your critical role as an Earth Steward! Call the Center to register! 843.928.3368!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
May 16, Saturday, 8 AM - 5 PM  Bulls Bay Nature Festival
 
Bulls Fest 2015 slideshowChoose among 30+ activities on the forest, refuge, including touring Hampton Historic State Park and paddle boarding at Bishop Jerden Conference Center! Visit  www.bullsbaynaturefestival.org to view activity descriptions and call the Center for registration and more info!
 
 
 
 
May 17, Sunday, 11 AM - 4 PM   Bulls Island Beach Drop!!
 
 Beach animationNo need to walk from the Bulls Island boat dock, Coastal Expeditions will drop you right on the beach! For more information and bookings call 843.884.7684!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
May 23, Saturday, 5 AM  Bulls Island Sunrise Photography Expedition!
 photography animationJoin Coastal Expeditions for an early morning boat ride to Boneyard Beach for great photography opportunities. Call 843.884.7684!
 
 
 
 
 
 
May 23, Saturday, 10:00 AM  Endangered Species Day Celebration!
 
red wolf walking animationLearn about the red-cockaded woodpecker and the red wolf! Activities to include viewing prescribed burn forest and red wolf game! Call the Center to register!
 
 
 
 
 
 
May 30, Saturday, 10:00 AM  Memorial Day Celebration!
 
Seashell 2 clip artLearn about our state natural resource treasures and their connection with our low country history! Call the Center to register!

 
 
 
 
 

Kids Corner: Celebrate moms!

kid drawing animationCreate a card for the wonderful mom in your life!
 
 

 
 

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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.

Directions:

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:

http://www.fws.gov/caperomain/ and http://www.seweeassociation.org/

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