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.
Two red wolves live at Sewee!
Wolfman Rob is on vacation. We'll let you know when his red wolf discussions and feedings start again.
September Events at Sewee
Saturday Sept. 13 at 11 a.m. Makin’ Paper and learning the 3 Rs (Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle)!
Kids learn not only how to make paper, but the importance of recycling. Call the center to register for this FREE program. (843) 928-3368!
Sunday Sept. 14 at 9:30 a.m. Cape Romain Lighthouse Tour!
Join Coastal Expeditions for a tour with a local historian to view the 1827 and 1857 lighthouses on Lighthouse Island. This trip fills up fast and is only offered four times a year. To sign up or for more information, please call Coastal Expeditions at (843) 881-4582 or www.bullsislandferry.com
Saturday Sept. 20 at 11 a.m. Wilderness Explorer Jr. Ranger Program!
Learn about local wilderness areas, who was here before us, and go on a short forest walk. Call the center to register! (843) 928-3368!
Saturday Sept. 27 at 11 a.m. Endangered Species!
Learn about local and international endangered species like the red wolf, elephant and turtles. Learn how to tell the difference between illegal and legal wildlife products. Call the center to register! (843) 928-3368!
Create your own turtle hats!
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:
http://www.fws.gov/caperomain/ and http://www.seweeassociation.org/