Town Council Meeting @ Morehead City Municipal Building
Feb 12 @ 5:30 pm
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.  

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.

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.

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-

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/

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.



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.