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.

Wolfman Rob conducts red wolf discussions & feedings on Saturdays 11:30 AM and Thursdays 3:00 PM.

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May Events at Sewee

May 5, Thursday  10:00 a.m. Bulls Island Beach Drop!

photography animationTake Coastal Expeditions’ ferry CARETTA to the   secluded North End of Bulls Island for a day of shelling, photography, birding  and bliss. Call Coastal Expeditions at 843-884-7684 for info and booking.

 

 

 

May 7, Saturday  10:00 a.m. Junior Birder Program!  

flying bird animationLearn about birds and how to help protect them.   Participants will have lots of activities and learn about conservation challenges. Bring an adult to be your mentor and who will help you earn your Jr. Birder badge.  Target ages 5-8 and 9-12.  Call the Center at 843-928-3368 to register for this FREE program! 

 



May 14, Saturday  10:00 a.m   Endangered Species Day!

sea turtle animationWe’re honoring Endangered Species Day all week!  Learn about species that are threatened or endangered in South Carolina: the piping plover, the loggerhead sea turtle, the red cockaded woodpecker, and the red wolf.  Call the Center at 843-928-3368 to register for this FREE program! 

 

 

 

May 20, Friday  10:00 a.m. Bulls Island Beach Drop!  

Beach animationTake Coastal Expeditions’ ferry CARETTA to the  secluded North End of Bulls Island for a day of shelling, photography, birding and bliss. Call Coastal Expeditions at 843-884-7684 for info and booking. 

 

 

 

 

May 21, Saturday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m  Bulls Bay Nature Festival!  

Bulls Bay Nature Fest logoJoin us a the Sewee Center and nearby locations for a fun-filled day in celebration of nature!  Activities for kids and adults, live music, art exposition, and vendors on site.  Visit bullsbaynaturefestival.org or  facebook.com/bullsbaynaturefestival for complete details! 



 


May 22, Sunday  12:00 a.m.  Cape Romain Lighthouse Tour!  

Lighthouse animationStep back in time as you visit Lighthouse Island.   Learn about the history and importance of Cape Romain Lighthouse as you tour the landmark structure.  Call Coastal Expeditions for info and booking 843-884-7684. 

 

 

 

 


May 28, Saturday  5:00 a.m.  Sunrise Photo Trip!  

photography animationExperience the magnificent sunrise at Boneyard Beach on Bulls Island.  Call Coastal Expeditions for info and booking 843-884-7684

 

 

 

 

 

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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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