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.

Endangered red wolves live at Sewee!

red wolf walking animationred wolf walking animationWolfman Rob conducts Red wolf discussions & feedings on Saturdays
11:00 AM-12:00 PM and Thursdays 3-4 PM. 


July Events at Sewee

Please note:
Sewee is closed Friday July 3 in observance of Independence Day!
Sewee is open on July 4th 9:00—5:00 PM! See you then!
July 4, Saturday  4th of July Freedom Paddle!
Kayak animationCool off under the live oaks at Hampton Plantation and enjoy a leisurely paddle along Wambaw Creek! Call Nature Adventures Outfitters 843.568.3222 or email
July 4, Saturday  10 AM  Celebrate Independence Day!
Flag animation for July 4 Come early, hang the flag, and recite the pledge! Learn to identify South Carolina trees and fun tree facts! Find what natural resources were used back in the day! Register at 843.928.3368!
July 11  Saturday 10:00 AM  Buzzin’ Bees!
Bee animationCome take a safe peek at the bees in the Sewee Apiary; compliments of Charleston Community Bee Gardens. Learn about the importance of pollinators and using native plants. Register by calling Sewee!
July 12,Sunday,  9:00 AM-2:00 PM  Bulls Island Beach Drop!
Beach animationNo need to walk from the Bulls Island boat dock, Coastal Expeditions will drop you right on the beach! For more information and bookings call 843.884.7684!
July 18, Saturday  10:00 AM  Kids, Be a Biologist in Training!
Big fish animationExplore and understand fish and their habitats! Class covers fantastic fishes, healthy habitats, and water webs! Ages 6-12! Each child receives a booklet. Register by calling Seweed Sally at 843.928.3368
July 25, Saturday 10:00/12:00/2:00 PM  Nature movies!
film reel animationGus the Alligator, Cain the Coyote, Cara the Sea Turtle & Forest Animals See How They Grow! FREE!


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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.


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: and