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. But before you do... check out these two outside features of the facility:

If the kids need to burn off a little energy, start with the Animal Olympics Trail!. Check out some of the the fun panels below! (See more exercise panels.)

 

Animal Olympics Panorama

 

 

 and that's not all.....

  red wolf walking animation

 

Two red wolves live at Sewee!

Wolfman Rob NORMALLY conducts red wolf discussions & feedings on Saturdays
      11:00 AM-12:00 PM and Thursdays 3-4 PM...............however, wolf viewing is temporarily suspended to allow FIVE NEW WOLF CUBS a chance to get used to their mom and their surroundings!!!

                                                                                  red wolf walking animation

March Events at Sewee

Please call (843) 928-3368 to register for all programs

 

 

Mar. 29, Saturday, 10:00 AM   Wilderness Explorer Jr. Ranger Program!

nature walk animationLearn what wilderness is, learn about wilderness safety, go on a wilderness outing and journal the journey in the program booklet! Call the Center to register! (843) 928-3368! 

 

 

 

 

 

April Events at Sewee

Please call (843) 928-3368 to register for all programs

 

April 5, Saturday, 10:00 AM

Buried under litter animationTrash, trash everywhere!  Today learn about trash and how we can reduce, reuse, and recycle in order to the reduce the amount of trash in landfills. Call the Center to register! (843) 928-3368!

 

 

 

April 12, Saturday 10:00 AM            

 Orienteering imageWilderness Explorer Jr. Ranger Program!   Learn about local wilderness areas, who was here before, and go on a short forest walk.  Call the Center to register! (843) 928-3368!

 

 

 

April 12, Saturday, 10:00 AM

Kayak animationWambaw Creek Wilderness Area Paddle!  Join Nature Adventures Outfitters for a paddle to see colorful neo-tropical songbirds and towering cypress trees. Call (843) 926-3368 or visit www.naturesadventuresoutfitters.com for information and bookings!

 

 

 

April 19, Saturday, 5:00 AM

photography animationBulls Island Sunrise Photography Expedition!   Join Coastal Expeditions for an early morning boat ride to Bull’s Island at the Boneyard Beach for great photography opportunities.  For more information and to make a reservation call (843) 884-7684 or coastalexpenditions.com.

 

 

 

April 19, Saturday , 10:00 AM

Hiking animation 2 Nature hike on Awendaw Passage of the Palmetto Trail!  Join  a Master Naturalist on a section of the trail that overlooks Awendaw Creek.  Meet at 10 am at the Awendaw Canoe Trailhead on Rosa Green Road. 

 

 

 

April 26, Saturday, 10:00 AM

 Spinning globe animationEarth Day: Creating animals out recycled material!  Make an animal out of recycle material and learn about recycling.  Call the Center to register! (843) 928-3368!

 

 

 

 

April 26, Saturday, 2:00 PM

Kid riding turtleSea Turtle Volunteer Meeting!  Have you always wanted to help the loggerhead sea turtle program at Cape Romain, please join us at Sewee Visitor Center for information and sign up as an volunteer.

Sewee Logo for events pageFor 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

 

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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