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 conducts red wolf discussions & feedings on Saturdays
11:00 AM-12:00 PM and Thursdays 3-4 PM.
Throughout the summer....
Every Thursday, 2 PM Nature Movies!
Get out of the heat this summer, every Thursday at 2 PM... join us for a nature movie in our cooooool theater. Learn about everything from dinosaurs to unusual plants. A different movie every week.! Call (843) 928-3368 for details.
August Events at Sewee
Please call (843) 928-3368 to register for all programs
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August 2, Saturday, 11 AM Turtles!
Kids learn all about turtles. Call the Center to register for this FREE program.
August 16, 10 AM - 1 PM Forest Service Recreation Community Conversation Meeting
Join the Forest Service at this public meeting addressing potential Wilderness areas and Wild and Scenic River Designations. Kid activities will be available during the meeting.
August 16, Saturday, 11 AM 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!
August 9, Sunday, 11 AM Smokey Bear's 70th Birthday
Kids of all ages, come help us celebrate Smokey Bear’s 70th Birthday. Meet Smokey Bear and enjoy videos about Smokey Bear.
August 23, Saturday, 11 AM Endangered Species
Learn about local and international endangered species like the red wolf, the elephant, and sea turtles. Learn to recognize illegal wildlife products and learn which wildlife souvenirs are legal. Call the Center to register!
August 30, Saturday, 11 AM Book Reading- Izzie Lizzie Alligator: A Tale Of a Big Lizard
Ages 3 and up! Call the center to reserve your spot on the classroom carpet! (843) 928-3368!
Smokey Bear is 70 years old. Celebrate with Smokey Bear coloring pages
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 AM — 5 PM
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/