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Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon State Park
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Meet at the Fort to learn about a Civil War era musket’s history, loading procedures and firing.  

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Carteret Smart Start’s Dancing With Our Stars  @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Feb 16 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

From the Carteret County Partnership for Children: Carteret Smart Start’s Dancing With Our Stars is scheduled for Saturday, February 16, at the Crystal Coast Civic Center in Morehead City.  Doors open at 5 p.m. for sipping and conversation, with dinner and our dance competition to follow. Seven local celebrity couples will vie for the coveted “Champion” title and trophy.  In addition to the competition, the evening also includes games, a silent auction and a 50/50 raffle. 

Tickets are $75 for tables around the dance floor and $50 for all other tickets.  Ticket price includes dinner, beer/wine and a fabulous evening of entertainment.  You may purchase tickets at the Carteret Smart Start office or through the event website: https://carteretkids.ejoinme.org/MyEvents/DancingWithOurStars2019/tabid/1015904/Default.aspx or type mhcdancstars.com into your browser.   

We are currently seeking sponsors, so if you are interested in sponsoring this event, please contact the Carteret Smart Start office at 252-727-0440.  

Masquerade! The Dinner Theatre @ The Infusion Cafe @ The Infusion Cafe
Feb 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Masquerade! The Dinner Theatre | 7pm – 9pm
Valentines Day weekend The Infusion Cafe proudly presents the Dinner Theatre, MASQUERADE!, an evening of romance, music and fine dining. You are invited to join our cast of performers- characters and vocalists extraordinaire-here to astound and entertain you… for The Infusion Cafe’s fifth annual FESTIVAL FANTASTIC and LA MYSTIQUE MASQUERADE! The night will feature live musical performances (in keeping with our theme) from some of today’s best loved musicals. For more details, 252-240-2800.

Feb
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Community Yoga @ MHC Parks and Rec
Feb 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Community Yoga Class (formerly Gentle Yoga) is offered EVERY Monday from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at a cost of $5.00 per class – No Membership or Registration Required – Mats are available as well.

All classes will be held at the Morehead City Parks & Recreation Center located at 1600 Fisher Street.

Questions: Please contact MCPRD at 252-726-5083.

Feb
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American Red Cross Blood Drive – St. James UMC / Community Life Center @ St James United Methodist Church/Community Life Center
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The American Red Cross continues to have an emergency need for blood donors of all blood types to save lives. Please let us count on you! You can  save time by using RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history online before you come to your appointment at redcrossblood.org/rapidpass. Walk ins are accepted but we do encourage an appointment.

“Soup & Stew” @ Calvary Baptist Church
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

February 19  6-8 p.m. “Soup & Stew”
Have you ever wondered “what do you do with this?” when looking at a new vegetable at a farm stand or community market?  This year we are offering cooking classes to share ideas and teach methods of working with fresh local foods.  These will be “hands-on” experiences in a small group, nutritional information about the foods and eat what you helped create at the end of class!   This first class will teach skills and methods in making soups and stews using what is available in the winter months.  
Location – Calvary Baptist Church, 119 Bunch Rd., Beaufort
Taught by- Barbara Chappetta, RDN – Licensed Dietition Nutritionist
$20 per person, space is limited to 10 people 
Register by going to our website under Events-
   https://carteretlocalfood.org/event/healthy-cooking/

Feb
20
Wed
16th Annual Hope Mission Ministries Empty Bowls Luncheon Fundraiser @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Hope Mission Ministries is getting ready for it’s annual Empty Bowls Luncheon Fundraiser for the 16th consecutive year.  This event will be held on February 20, 2019.  Tickets are $20 each and they can be purchased at Hope Mission, Hope Mission Thrift Store, Webb Library, Pet Provisions, and the Cape Carteret Aquatic Center.  If you would like information on Hope Mission please visit our website at www.hmcm.org or like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/HopeMissionofCarteretCounty/

Feb
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Free legal clinic to assist residents with FEMA appeals @ Carteret Community College
Feb 23 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

There will be a free legal clinic to assist residents with FEMA appeals in Morehead City on Saturday, February 23 at Carteret Community College, 3505 Arendell Street. The morning session will run from 9:30-12:00 p.m. and the afternoon session will run from 12:30-4:00 p.m. This event is coordinated by the NC Pro Bono Resource Center, a program of the NC Equal Access to Justice Commission, with support from Legal Aid of North Carolina. Hurricane survivors who wish to speak with an attorney must register in advance.

http://www.legalaidnc.org/about-us/news/fema-appeals-clinics

 

Crystal Ball @ Islander Hotel & Resort
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us for our annual celebration
of Carteret County Business!

This year’s Crystal Ball will be held on Saturday February 23 from 6-11 p.m. at The Islander Hotel & Resort in Emerald Isle.   Our annual event will be celebrating Carteret County business and will feature live music, delicious food with a cash bar and prestigious awards presented to members of our business community. 

Enjoy a delicious dinner followed by dancing to the music of The North Tower Band.  Wear your favorite cocktail attire and dance the night away!  Extend your evening with a stay at The Islander Hotel for just $69 that evening.  Call the resort at 252-354-3464 for reservations and mention the Crystal Ball with reservation code CCCoC022319.
 
Crystal Ball tickets are $50 each and may be purchased below.
Or purchase a table for 8 guests for $400 with guaranteed, reserved seating and  table topper identification of your business.  

Feb
25
Mon
Community Yoga @ MHC Parks and Rec
Feb 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Community Yoga Class (formerly Gentle Yoga) is offered EVERY Monday from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at a cost of $5.00 per class – No Membership or Registration Required – Mats are available as well.

All classes will be held at the Morehead City Parks & Recreation Center located at 1600 Fisher Street.

Questions: Please contact MCPRD at 252-726-5083.

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Carteret County Arts & Crafts Coalition Fall Show 10:00 am
Carteret County Arts & Crafts Coalition Fall Show @ Beaufort Historic Site
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – Sep 1 @ 5:00 pm
Carteret County Arts & Crafts Coalition Fall Show | 10am – 5pm Juried sale of arts and crafts of coastal artisans held three weekends in a year. Show will be held at Beaufort Historic Site, Turner Street, Beaufort, NC. This is the perfect occasion to browse more »
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon 10:30 am
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Sep 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon | 10:30am & 2:30pm Meet in Fort Macon to learn about a Civil War era musket’s history, loading procedures and firing. For more details, 252-726-3775 or www.ncparks.gov/fort-macon-state-park. 
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon 2:30 pm
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Sep 1 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon | 10:30am & 2:30pm Meet in Fort Macon to learn about a Civil War era musket’s history, loading procedures and firing. For more details, 252-726-3775 or www.ncparks.gov/fort-macon-state-park. 
Sea Turtle Trek @ NC Aquarium at PKS 7:00 pm
Sea Turtle Trek @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sea Turtle Trek @ NC Aquarium at PKS | 7pm – 9pm Visit the Aquarium “after hours” to learn about our sea turtle conservation efforts. Explore behind the scenes areas while getting up close and personal with our sea turtle ambassadors before you stroll the more »
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Stand-up Paddleboarding for Kids @ NC Aquarium at PKS 9:00 am
Stand-up Paddleboarding for Kids @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Stand-up Paddleboarding for Kids @ NC Aquarium at PKS | 9am – 11am Designed especially for youth, they explore Bogue Sound on a stand up paddle board with an instructor to guide. During this adventure you will learn about the plants and animals that call the more »
Flags of Fort Macon & the Confederacy 10:00 am
Flags of Fort Macon & the Confederacy @ Fort Macon Visitor Center
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet at the Fort Visitor Center to learn about the wide range of flags used by the confederacy during the War Between the States. For more details, 252-726-3775 or www.ncparks.gov/fort-macon-state-park.
Behind the Scenes: Aquarium at a Glance 12:00 pm
Behind the Scenes: Aquarium at a Glance @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 2 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Behind the Scenes: The Aquarium at a Glance | 12pm – 12:45pm Visit food preparation and animal holding areas to get an overhead view of the Living Shipwreck. Ages 5 and up. For more details, 252-247-4003 or www.ncaquariums.com/pine-knoll-shores
Behind the Scenes: Otter Antics 1:00 pm
Behind the Scenes: Otter Antics @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Behind the Scenes: Otter Antics | 1pm – 2pm Meet our otter keeper and help prepare special enrichment items that Eno, Neuse and Pungo will enjoy during their feeding. Spend time behind the scenes with Aquarium staff and discover how much fun it is to more »
Behind the Scenes: Feeding Frenzy 2:30 pm
Behind the Scenes: Feeding Frenzy @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 2 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind the Scenes: Feeding Frenzy | 2:30pm – 3:30pm Visit food preparation and animal holding areas then help feed the fish in Living Shipwreck. Ages 5 and up. For more details, 252-247-4003 or www.ncaquariums.com/pine-knoll-shores
Community Yoga 5:30 pm
Community Yoga @ MHC Parks and Rec
Sep 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Community Yoga Class (formerly Gentle Yoga) is offered EVERY Monday from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at a cost of $5.00 per class – No Membership or Registration Required – Mats are available as well. All classes will be held at the Morehead City Parks & more »
Kids Night Out @ The NC Aquarium at PKS 6:00 pm
Kids Night Out @ The NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 2 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Kids Night Out @ The NC Aquarium at PKS | 6pm – 10pm Drop your kids at the Aquarium for a fun night filled with animal interactions while you enjoy a night out on the town. Snacks and pizza dinner are included. Ages 4-12. For more details, more »
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Roosevelt Natural Area Paddle Trip @ NC Aquarium at PKS 9:00 am
Roosevelt Natural Area Paddle Trip @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Roosevelt Natural Area Paddle Trip @ NC Aquarium at PKS | 9am – 11am Explore tidal flats and quiet backwaters as you become aware of the intricate web of life thriving in this pristine natural environment. The Aquarium provides the canoe or kayak. Ages 8 more »
Behind the Scenes: Birds 1:00 pm
Behind the Scenes: Birds @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Behind the Scenes: Birds | 1pm – 2pm Meet a few of our avian ambassadors while learning what it takes to be a bird trainer. See how enrichment is prepared for our birds and spend time behind the scenes with our Aquarium Staff learning what it’s more »
Special Town Council Meeting 2:00 pm
Special Town Council Meeting @ Municipal Building
Sep 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
NOTICE is hereby given that pursuant to G.S. 143.318.12, the Council of the Town of Morehead City will hold a Special Meeting on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers located at 202 South 8th Street, Morehead City, N.C.  The purpose more »
Behind the Scenes: Shark Snack 2:30 pm
Behind the Scenes: Shark Snack @ NC Aquarium
Sep 3 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Behind the Scenes: Shark Snack | 2:30pm – 3:30pm Visit food preparation and animal holding areas then help feed the fish in the Living Shipwreck, while viewing shark feeding by our animal care staff. Ages 5 and up. For more details, 252-247-4003 or www.ncaquariums.com/pine-knoll-shores. 
Sea Turtle Trek @ NC Aquarium at PKS 7:00 pm
Sea Turtle Trek @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sea Turtle Trek @ NC Aquarium at PKS | 7pm – 9pm Visit the Aquarium “after hours” to learn about our sea turtle conservation efforts. Explore behind the scenes areas while getting up close and personal with our sea turtle ambassadors before you stroll the more »
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Sleep with the Fishes @ NC Aquarium at PKS 6:00 pm
Sleep with the Fishes @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm – Sep 5 @ 9:00 am
Sleep with the Fishes @ NC Aquarium at PKS | 6pm – 9am Roll out your sleeping bag by the Living Shipwreck as sharks, eels and fishes swim just inches away. Snacks, pizza dinner, breakfast, programs and Aquarium tour are included. For more details, 252-247-4003 or www.ncaquariums.com/pine-knoll-shores. 
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Shackleford Banks: Horses, Hiking and History 8:30 am
Shackleford Banks: Horses, Hiking and History @ NC Maritime Museum
Sep 5 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Shackleford Banks: Horses, Hiking & History | 8:30am – 12pm Experience Outer Banks history and wildlife with a guided hike on Shackleford Banks, an undeveloped barrier island. This field trip requires hiking through sandy terrain for long distances and is not suitable for children under more »
Natural Side of Fort Macon 10:00 am
Natural Side of Fort Macon @ Fort Macon Visitors Center
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet at the Visitors Center lobby for a leisurely hike exploring the natural side of Fort Macon.  The hike will cover both the walking trail and the beach.
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9/11 Ride for the Warriors 9:30 am
9/11 Ride for the Warriors
Sep 7 @ 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
9/11 Ride for the Warriors | 9:30am – 6pm This years ride will be dedicated to the memory of Chief Adam Snyder…Chief Snyder has played the bag pipes at the 9/11 ride…and as he honored us, we will honor him! Each year the Morehead Elks lodge 1710, more »
Carteret Literacy Council will celebrate “Literacy and Multilingualism” 10:00 am
Carteret Literacy Council will celebrate “Literacy and Multilingualism” @ Carteret Literacy Council
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come celebrate “Literacy and Multilingualism” with the Carteret Literacy Council on  September 7th from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. We will be giving away books to adults and children. Enjoy sandwiches, pizza, chips, dip, cookies, brownies, soft drinks, tea and coffee. Bring your family and more »
MagiXperience Magic Show 7:00 pm
MagiXperience Magic Show @ Joslyn Hall
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
MagiXperience Magic Show | 7pm – 8:30pm A brand new magic show with three of the top magicians from the Carolina’s! Featuring Brandon Gerald, Bryan Sanders, and Billy Collins this show is pack full of magic, mentalism, and comedy! Ticketed event. Call quick tickets will more »
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Community Yoga 5:30 pm
Community Yoga @ MHC Parks and Rec
Sep 9 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Community Yoga Class (formerly Gentle Yoga) is offered EVERY Monday from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at a cost of $5.00 per class – No Membership or Registration Required – Mats are available as well. All classes will be held at the Morehead City Parks & more »
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Community Yoga 5:30 pm
Community Yoga @ MHC Parks and Rec
Sep 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Community Yoga Class (formerly Gentle Yoga) is offered EVERY Monday from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at a cost of $5.00 per class – No Membership or Registration Required – Mats are available as well. All classes will be held at the Morehead City Parks & more »
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Hope Mission Ministries 11th Annual Golf Tournament 7:00 am
Hope Mission Ministries 11th Annual Golf Tournament @ Morehead City Country Club
Sep 19 @ 7:00 am – 3:00 pm
Hope Mission Ministries is starting to get sponsors for our 11th annual Charity Golf Tournament! This year’s tournament will be held on Thursday, September 19.  If you would like more information please visit our new website at www.hopemissionnc.org, like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/HopeMissionofCarteretCounty/, or call more »
Alive @ Five Concert “Jim Quick and the Coastline Band” CANCELLED 5:00 pm
Alive @ Five Concert “Jim Quick and the Coastline Band” CANCELLED @ Jaycee Park
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
No coolers or outside beverages allowed.  CANCELLED
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4th Annual Sports Center Chum Rum 7:45 am
4th Annual Sports Center Chum Rum @ Camp Albemarle
Sep 21 @ 7:45 am – 12:00 pm
4th Annual Sports Center Chum Run – 9/21 The Sports Center and Camp Albemarle are excited to announce that  The Annual Chum Run is set for September 21st ! This obstacle race is held at Camp Albemarle and is open to all levels of fitness. For more »
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Community Yoga 5:30 pm
Community Yoga @ MHC Parks and Rec
Sep 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Community Yoga Class (formerly Gentle Yoga) is offered EVERY Monday from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at a cost of $5.00 per class – No Membership or Registration Required – Mats are available as well. All classes will be held at the Morehead City Parks & more »
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Blood Drive -Crystal Coast Civic Center 9:00 am
Blood Drive -Crystal Coast Civic Center @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Crystal Coast Civic Center 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Sign-up early and use RapidPass to speed up the check-in process and keep your day on track! Help us collect 450 pints by June 30, 2019!  The success will provide a private donation to Carteret Community more »
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Community Yoga 5:30 pm
Community Yoga @ MHC Parks and Rec
Sep 30 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Community Yoga Class (formerly Gentle Yoga) is offered EVERY Monday from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at a cost of $5.00 per class – No Membership or Registration Required – Mats are available as well. All classes will be held at the Morehead City Parks & more »