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 holding one of the red wolf pups

 

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)!

 
Paper recycling animationKids 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!
 
 
Lighthouse AnimationJoin 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!
 
 
hiker animationLearn 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!
 
Elephant animationLearn 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!
 
 
 
 
Kid's Corner
 
turtle with hat animationCreate your own turtle hats!
 

 
 
 

Sewee Logo for events page

 

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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