Story Time

Story Time

310 Okatie Hwy Okatie, 29909 United States

Story Time

June – August
Tuesdays at 9:30am

Join us in the Maritime Center to take a trip through the ocean and watch sea creatures come alive through the pages of a book! Stick around after the story for a fun activity or animal encounter.
Admission is FREE – NO RSVP required, just come on in!

At A Glance


From creature feedings to nature hikes, we’ve got exciting events for the whole family to enjoy.


We are centrally located in Beaufort County, where S.C. 170 crosses the Chechessee River. Just take the right exit from either direction at the bridge.

Field Trips

Fun for all ages, field trips enhance students’ classroom curriculum and gives them a unique understanding of our coastal environment.


Truly the heart of our Foundation, volunteering is the perfect way to learn more about what makes the Sound so important to us.

Ways to Give

Help us make a more profound impact for generations to come, not only for the Sound but for our community too!

Sign up for our Recycled Art Contest - $2000 in prize money!
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Text "Happy" to 243725 to donate $7.00 in honor of the Maritime Center turning 7!
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