Surfside Beach Historical Society



2016 Officers:
Ben Burroughs, Chairman                  Joyce Suliman, Treasurer
Cad Holmes, Vice Chairman              Sadie Parmley, Corresponding Secretary
Sherry Singleton, Secretary               

The Hon. Robert F. Childs, III, Town Council Liaison

Duties:  The Surfside Beach Historical Society shall serve to collect and preserve the history of the Town of Surfside Beach through collection of records, documents, photographs, artifacts, memorabilia, and other means, and to promote and provide access to the town’s history for current and future generations. 

Resolution #12-121

Ordinance #15-0814  

Qualifications:  The Surfside Beach Historical Society is open to anyone interested in researching, preserving and documenting the Town of Surfside Beach history.

Meeting Schedule: The Surfside Beach Historical Society meets on the first Wednesday every month at the Floral Lake Clubhouse, 617 Lakeside Drive, in Surfside Beach (two blocks west of Ocean Boulevard at 6th Avenue South).  The Society welcomes and invites everyone interested in the town's history to join them and to participate in their work. 

Historical Survey                                                                      The Ark Plantation History, Dr. Ben Burroughs

For more information about the Historical Board, please contact Town Clerk Debra Herrmann at 843.913.6333 or

08/02/2017 No Agenda PDF
07/06/2016 Agenda PDF
04/06/2016  No Agenda PDF
03/02/2016 PDF PDF
02/03/2016 PDF PDF
01/2016   No Meeting  
12/02/2015   No Agenda PDF
11/04/2015   No Agenda PDF
10/07/2015  No Agenda


10/07/2015 Board Meeting    No Agenda PDF
09/2015  No Meeting  
08/19/2015  No Agenda PDF