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.
Caretaker "Wolfman" Rob conducts red wolf feedings and interpretive talks on Saturdays at 11:30 AM and Thursdays at 3:00 PM.
September Events at Sewee
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Thursday, Sepetember 15 and 29 at 10 AM Bulls Island Beach Drop!
Bulls Island Beach Drop! Take Coastal Expeditions’ ferry to the north end of Bulls Island for a day of shelling, photography, and birding. Birders—the fall migrants are coming in! Call Coastal Expeditions at 843-884-7684 to reserve your seat on the ferry!
Saturday, September 10 at 10 AM What is Your Habitat?
Target ages 5-10. Every living animal needs a home, not just for shelter and safety but also for food and clean water. Let’s explore a meadow, pond and forest to see how habitats support various animals. Call the Center at 843-928-3368 to register for this FREE program!
Saturday, September 17 at 10 AM Let's Talk Bees!
Target ages 5-10 Come and join Rebecca, 4H club leader, and learn about bees. This is a hands on experience where you see bees in a hive and learn about how bees live, function as a colony and how they impact our lives. Call the Center at 843-928-3368 to register for this FREE program!
Call to Schedule with Nature Adventures Hiking Tours in the Francis Marion Forest
Do you love history and nature? It is time to join Nature Adventures Outfitters on one of their tours .Explore a 4000 year old Indian mound or the South Tibwin plantation. Walk the I’on swamp or visit a Carolina bay. Call 843 568 3222 for more details and booking information.
Saturday, September 24 at 5 AM Sunrise Photo Trip!
Stand on the shoreline and watch the sun peak over the Atlantic Ocean at Boneyard Beach, Bulls Island.This is a special opportunity for photograph. ers to capture Nature’s incredible beautyThe concession ferry leaves Garris Landing, Awendaw. Call Coastal Expeditions for information and booking 843-884-7684.
Saturday, September 24 at 10 AM What's the Buzz about Bugs?
Target ages 5-10. Come and explore the insect world at the Sewee Center and see how insects support food webs and fit into unique ecosystems. Rotten logs, ponds and flowers are all part of the life of a bug. Call the Center at 843-928-3368 to register for this FREE program!
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/