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Board of Adjustment Meeting @ Municipal Building Auditorium
Mar 23 @ 5:30 pm
International Film Series “Nakom” [Ghana] @ Joslyn Hall, Carteret Community College
Mar 23 @ 5:30 pm

Two showings:  5:30 and 7:30 p.m.  Dinner prior to 7:30 show is catered by Floyd’s 1921 Restaurant and is $35.  Call 252-222-6056 for reservations.

Charitable Dinner @ The Inn
Mar 23 @ 6:00 pm

Benefits Habitat for Humanity.

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Brown Bag Gam: Women Pirates @ N.C. Maritime Museum
Mar 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
International Film Series, “Nakom” [Ghana] @ Joslyn Hall, Carteret Community College
Mar 24 @ 2:30 pm
Charitable Dinner @ The Inn
Mar 24 @ 6:00 pm

Benefits Habitat for Humanity.

“Odd Couple” @ Carteret Community Theatre
Mar 24 @ 8:00 pm

Matinees on Sunday March 19 and 26 at 2 p.m.

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Free Child ID Program @ The Webb Memorial Library
Mar 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Presented by the Morehead City Police Department.  The Ident-A-Kid card is a Child Identification Card designed to provide parents and law enforcement officials with crucial information should your child become lost or missing.

“Odd Couple” @ Carteret Community Theatre
Mar 25 @ 8:00 pm

Matinees on Sunday March 19 and 26 at 2 p.m.

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Early Scots in Colonial North Carolina @ History Museum of Carteret County
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm

Dr. Bruce Durie will shed light on the contributions of several Scottish clans who settled along our state’s coast in the early 1700’s.

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Flags of Fort Macon 10:00 pm
Flags of Fort Macon @ Fort Macon Visitors Center
Mar 6 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Learn about the wide range of flags used by the confederacy during the War between the States.
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Musket Firing Demonstration 10:00 pm
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon
Mar 8 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Meet in the fort to learn about a Civil War era musket’s history, loading procedures and firing.
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Beaufort Historical Association Volunteer Training Day 9:00 am
Beaufort Historical Association Volunteer Training Day @ Beaufort Historic Site
Mar 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
If interested in volunteering, please attend.  Register in advance please.
Boatbuilding Past and Present 9:00 am
Boatbuilding Past and Present @ N.C. Maritime Museum
Mar 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Wooden boat building of the past and modern construction methods of today.
North Carolina State Ports Committee 12:00 pm
North Carolina State Ports Committee @ The Channel Marker
Mar 9 @ 12:00 pm
 
Chamber of Commerce ‘Business After Hours’ 5:30 pm
Chamber of Commerce ‘Business After Hours’ @ Parker Buick/GMC
Mar 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
 
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Astronomy/Star Gazing 7:00 pm
Astronomy/Star Gazing @ Fort Macon Bathhouse
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm
View space through a telescope and learn more about our Universe.
Do’s and Dont’s Charity Fashion Show 11:00 pm
Do’s and Dont’s Charity Fashion Show @ Dunes Club
Mar 10 @ 11:00 pm
Hosted by the Beaufort Women’s Club to benefit the Bridge Downeast Peer Recovery Center.  
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26th Annual Emerald Isle St. Patrick’s Festival 9:00 am
26th Annual Emerald Isle St. Patrick’s Festival @ Emerald Plantation Shopping Center
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Over 75 arts and crafts vendors, food, rides, beer garden and music.
Fairy Day at the Aquarium 10:00 am
Fairy Day at the Aquarium @ N.C. Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
 
Denim and Diamonds 7:00 pm
Denim and Diamonds @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Benefits the Boys & Girls Clubs of Eastern Carolina.
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Bird Hike 9:00 am
Bird Hike @ Fort Macon State Park
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Meet at the Visitor Center and hike to identify birds native to the area.
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Morehead City Council Meeting 5:30 pm
Morehead City Council Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Mar 14 @ 5:30 pm
 
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Town of Morehead City Public Safety Committee Meeting 9:00 am
Town of Morehead City Public Safety Committee Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Buildling
Mar 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Musket Firing Demonstration 10:00 am
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon
Mar 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Learn about a Civil War era musket’s history, loading procedures and firing.
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Morehead City Planning Committee Meeting–CANCELLED 9:00 am
Morehead City Planning Committee Meeting–CANCELLED @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Mar 16 @ 9:00 am
 
Natural Side of Fort Macon 10:00 am
Natural Side of Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Mar 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet at the Visitor Center Lobby for a hike exploring the natural side of Fort Macon.
Brown Bag Gam: Cape Lookout Lighthouse 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Gam: Cape Lookout Lighthouse @ N.C. Maritime Museum
Mar 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Pack a lunch andjoin Associate Museum Curator Benjamin Wunderly for an informal discussion about the Cape Lookout Lighthouse.
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Open House – Carteret County Office of NC State Extension 4:00 pm
Open House – Carteret County Office of NC State Extension @ CMAST Building
Mar 17 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Learn abouth 4-H, Family and Consumer Services, environmental education programs and health and wellness programs.
Celebration of the Live Oak 5:30 pm
Celebration of the Live Oak @ Carteret Health Care Foundation
Mar 17 @ 5:30 pm
The Exhibion will be open to the public during hospital hours of 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on March 18-25.  This exhibition was created with the lumber from the Live Oak trees that were damaged during the 2013 storm.
“Odd Couple” 8:00 pm
“Odd Couple” @ Carteret Community Theatre
Mar 17 @ 8:00 pm
Matinees on Sunday March 19 and 26 at 2 p.m.
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Get Hooked on Fishing School 8:00 am
Get Hooked on Fishing School @ N.C. Aquarium
Mar 18 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Advance registration required.  
Introduction to Wooden Boat Building Course 9:00 am
Introduction to Wooden Boat Building Course @ Watercraft Center
Mar 18 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Minimum age:  16 years old.  Advance registration required.  Students will explore the art of boat building from start to finish.
Boots and Badges Car Wash 11:00 am
Boots and Badges Car Wash @ Morehead City Fire Station #2
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Fund raiser for a Marshall woman who is battling cancer.
Mad Hatter’s Tea Party Art Show 5:00 pm
Mad Hatter’s Tea Party Art Show @ Carolina Artist Gallery
Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Art Show runs from March 18 to May 5, features original art in many medium in adult and student divisions.  Reception will have live music, and all are encouraged to dress in Wonderland-themed costumes.
“Odd Couple” 8:00 pm
“Odd Couple” @ Carteret Community Theatre
Mar 18 @ 8:00 pm
Matinees on Sunday March 19 and 26 at 2 p.m.
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Introduction to Wooden Boat Building Course 9:00 am
Introduction to Wooden Boat Building Course @ Watercraft Center
Mar 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Minimum age:  16 years old.  Advance registration required.  Students will explore the art of boat building from start to finish.
Reflections of Women in Uniform 2:00 pm
Reflections of Women in Uniform @ History Museum of Carteret County
Mar 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Presented by Women Veterans of Coastal North Carolina.  Reception will follow.  Active duty, veterans and CCHS members will be allowed in at no charge.  
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Boots and Badges Plate Sale Fund Raiser
Boots and Badges Plate Sale Fund Raiser @ Morehead City Fire Station #2
Mar 21 all-day
Participants receive a sandwhich, chips, cookies and a fruit cup.
Morehead City Public Utilities Committee Meeting 9:00 am
Morehead City Public Utilities Committee Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Mar 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Behind the Scenes: Shark Snack 2:30 pm
Behind the Scenes: Shark Snack @ N.C. Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Mar 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Visit food preparation areas, animal holding areas and labs.
Planning Board Deadline 5:00 pm
Planning Board Deadline @ Morehead City Town Hall
Mar 21 @ 5:00 pm
Deadline for the April 18th Planning Board meeting
Planning Board Meeting 5:30 pm
Planning Board Meeting @ Municipal Building Auditorium
Mar 21 @ 5:30 pm
 
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Conservation Wednesdays: Blackbeard’s Ship, QAR 9:00 am
Conservation Wednesdays: Blackbeard’s Ship, QAR @ N.C. Maritime Museum
Mar 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
A conservator from Greenville will answer questions abouth the processes to conserve the artifacts that have been recovered from the QUEEN ANNE’S REVENGE.
Musket Firing Demonstration 10:00 am
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet in the fort to learn about a Civil War era musket’s history, loading procedures and firing.
Southeast Prosperity Zone Informational Meeting 10:00 am
Southeast Prosperity Zone Informational Meeting @ Carteret Community College, Room 313
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
The purpose is to introduce state representatives and give them the opportunity to present information regarding available resources to support existing industries with Carteret County.  
Brown Bag Gam: Whales off North Carolina 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Gam: Whales off North Carolina @ N.C. Maritime Museum
Mar 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Pack a lunch and join Museum Curator Keith Rittmaster for a discussion on the many species of whales  that travel near our shores.
Chamber of Commerce “Business After Hours” 5:30 pm
Chamber of Commerce “Business After Hours” @ NC MARTEC Building
Mar 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Hosted by North Carolina Marine Training and Education Center and Carteret Community College Foundation
Drone Antarctica: A Top Down View…… 6:00 pm
Drone Antarctica: A Top Down View…… @ Duke University Marine Labs
Mar 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Dr. Dave Johnston, Assistant Professor at Duke University Marine Labs joins us for an hour presentation about drones and his recent excursion to the Antarctic region.
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Morehead City Public Works Committee Meeting 9:00 am
Morehead City Public Works Committee Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Board of Adjustment Meeting 5:30 pm
Board of Adjustment Meeting @ Municipal Building Auditorium
Mar 23 @ 5:30 pm
 
International Film Series “Nakom” [Ghana] 5:30 pm
International Film Series “Nakom” [Ghana] @ Joslyn Hall, Carteret Community College
Mar 23 @ 5:30 pm
Two showings:  5:30 and 7:30 p.m.  Dinner prior to 7:30 show is catered by Floyd’s 1921 Restaurant and is $35.  Call 252-222-6056 for reservations.
Charitable Dinner 6:00 pm
Charitable Dinner @ The Inn
Mar 23 @ 6:00 pm
Benefits Habitat for Humanity.
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Brown Bag Gam: Women Pirates 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Gam: Women Pirates @ N.C. Maritime Museum
Mar 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
 
International Film Series, “Nakom” [Ghana] 2:30 pm
International Film Series, “Nakom” [Ghana] @ Joslyn Hall, Carteret Community College
Mar 24 @ 2:30 pm
 
Charitable Dinner 6:00 pm
Charitable Dinner @ The Inn
Mar 24 @ 6:00 pm
Benefits Habitat for Humanity.
“Odd Couple” 8:00 pm
“Odd Couple” @ Carteret Community Theatre
Mar 24 @ 8:00 pm
Matinees on Sunday March 19 and 26 at 2 p.m.
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Free Child ID Program 10:30 am
Free Child ID Program @ The Webb Memorial Library
Mar 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Presented by the Morehead City Police Department.  The Ident-A-Kid card is a Child Identification Card designed to provide parents and law enforcement officials with crucial information should your child become lost or missing.
“Odd Couple” 8:00 pm
“Odd Couple” @ Carteret Community Theatre
Mar 25 @ 8:00 pm
Matinees on Sunday March 19 and 26 at 2 p.m.
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Early Scots in Colonial North Carolina 2:00 pm
Early Scots in Colonial North Carolina @ History Museum of Carteret County
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm
Dr. Bruce Durie will shed light on the contributions of several Scottish clans who settled along our state’s coast in the early 1700’s.
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Employer Information Seminar
Employer Information Seminar @ Morehead City Beaufort Elks Lodge #1710
Mar 30 all-day
The Carteret County Career Center has partnered with the Morehead City Beaufort Elks Lodge #1710, North Carolina State Office of Apprenticeship and Veterans Employment and Training Office to present an Employer Information Seminar on Apprenticeship, Veterans Programs, Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.
Employer Information Seminar
Employer Information Seminar @ Morehead City - Beaufort Elks Lodge #1710
Mar 30 all-day
Employer information seminar on Apprenticeship, Veterans Programs, Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.  Please RSVP by March 20.  Lunch after presentations.
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