Aug
22
Thu
League of Women Voters: The 2019 League of Woman of the Year @ Trinity Center
Aug 22 @ 11:45 am – 2:00 pm

From the League of Women Voters: The 2019 League of Woman of the Year nominees were featured in the Carteret News-Times in the Sunday edition of the Coastal Living section.  We have six exceptional nominees this year. They are: Tonya Fluellen, Renee Hawthorne, Jean Maloney,  Susan McNamara, Tabbie Nance and  Susan Wilder. To cast your vote visit www.lwvcarteretcounty.org and click on the “Click here to vote for 2019 Woman of the Year” link. Deadline for voting is Friday, August 16, at 5 p.m. 
The winner will be announced at our Woman of the Year award luncheon on Thursday, August 22, at 11:45 a.m. at the Trinity Center in Pine Knoll Shores. Make your reservation now to jreneehawthorne@earthlink.net. Deadline for RSVP’s is August 12. 

Sounds Seafood: Catching Crabs and Clams @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Sounds Seafood: Catching Crabs and Clams | 1pm – 3pm
Learn the art of harvesting crabs and clams, and the importance of conserving coastal habitats. Ages 8 and up. For more details, 252-247-4003 or www.ncaquariums.com/pine-knoll-shores

Aug
23
Fri
Aquarist Apprentice @ NC Aquarium at PKS  @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 23 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Aquarist Apprentice @ NC Aquarium at PKS | 1:30pm – 4pm
Join Aquarium staff on a behind-the-scenes tour, help prepare animal meals and then participate in some daily care and maintenance tasks. Learn about the animals as you assist our Aquarists with their care-taking responsibilities. Ages 13 and up. For more details, 252-247-4003 or  www.ncaquariums.com/pine-knoll-shores

Aug
24
Sat
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Aug 24 @ 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 @ Fort Macon State Park
Aug 24 @ 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

Morehead City Parks & Rec Summer Concert Series – “Kudubi” @ Jaycee Park
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Aug
25
Sun
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Aug 25 @ 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 @ Fort Macon State Park
Aug 25 @ 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 @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 25 @ 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 nighttime beach looking for sea turtle nests in the sand. Ages 5 and up. $20. For more details, 252-247-4003 or  www.ncaquariums.com/pine-knoll-shores.

Aug
26
Mon
Bird Hike @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon Visitor Center
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Meet at the Fort Macon Visitors Center and take a leisurely hike to identify birds native to the area.  

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10:30 am Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Aug 18 @ 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. 
2:30 pm Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Aug 18 @ 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. 
7:00 pm Sea Turtle Trek @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sea Turtle Trek @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 18 @ 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 »
9:00 am Stand-up Paddleboarding for Kids @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Stand-up Paddleboarding for Kids @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 19 @ 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 »
12:00 pm Behind the Scenes: Aquarium at a Glance @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Behind the Scenes: Aquarium at a Glance @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 19 @ 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
1:00 pm Behind the Scenes: Otter Antics @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Behind the Scenes: Otter Antics @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 19 @ 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 »
2:30 pm Behind the Scenes: Feeding Frenzy @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Behind the Scenes: Feeding Frenzy @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 19 @ 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
5:30 pm Community Yoga @ MHC Parks and Rec
Community Yoga @ MHC Parks and Rec
Aug 19 @ 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 »
6:00 pm Kids Night Out @ The NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Kids Night Out @ The NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 19 @ 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 »
9:00 am Roosevelt Natural Area Paddle Trip @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Roosevelt Natural Area Paddle Trip @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 20 @ 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 »
1:00 pm Behind the Scenes: Birds @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Behind the Scenes: Birds @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 20 @ 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 »
2:30 pm Behind the Scenes: Shark Snack @ NC Aquarium
Behind the Scenes: Shark Snack @ NC Aquarium
Aug 20 @ 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. 
7:00 pm Sea Turtle Trek @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sea Turtle Trek @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 20 @ 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 »
10:00 am 16th Annual Storytelling Festival @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
16th Annual Storytelling Festival @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
16th Annual Storytelling Festival with Science Tellers | 10am & 2pm We are so pleased to offer you the line-up for our 16th Annual Storytelling Festival. We will again have performances on four Wednesday mornings in July at 10am at the Crystal Coast Civic Center, Morehead City, more »
10:00 am 16th Annual Storytelling Festival with No Sleeves Magic @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
16th Annual Storytelling Festival with No Sleeves Magic @ Crystal Coast Civic Center
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
16th Annual Storytelling Festival with No Sleeves Magic | 10am & 2pm We are so pleased to offer you the line-up for our 16th Annual Storytelling Festival. We will again have performances on four Wednesday mornings in July at 10am at the Crystal Coast Civic Center, more »
4:00 pm Evening Gun @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon
Evening Gun @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon
Aug 21 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Meet in the fort to watch a 19th century cannon be loaded and fired in the military tradition of the “Evening Gun.” US Coast Guard Base Fort Macon will provide the cannon crew.
6:00 pm Sleep with the Fishes @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sleep with the Fishes @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 22 @ 12:00 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. 
12:00 am Sleep with the Fishes @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sleep with the Fishes @ NC Aquarium at PKS @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 22 @ 12:00 am – 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. 
8:00 am Fishing Fanatics @ NC Aquarium at PKS
Fishing Fanatics @ NC Aquarium at PKS
Aug 22 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Fishing Fanatics @ NC Aquarium at PKS | 8am – 11am Learn to catch the big ones from the surf with hands-on instruction. Equipment, bait and licensing requirements are covered. Ages 10 and up. For more details, 252-247-4003 or  www.ncaquariums.com/pine-knoll-shores. 
10:00 am Natural Side of Fort Macon @ Fort Macon Visitors Center
Natural Side of Fort Macon @ Fort Macon Visitors Center
Aug 22 @ 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.
11:45 am League of Women Voters: The 2019 League of Woman of the Year @ Trinity Center
League of Women Voters: The 2019 League of Woman of the Year @ Trinity Center
Aug 22 @ 11:45 am – 2:00 pm
From the League of Women Voters: The 2019 League of Woman of the Year nominees were featured in the Carteret News-Times in the Sunday edition of the Coastal Living section.  We have six exceptional nominees this year. They are: Tonya Fluellen, Renee Hawthorne, Jean Maloney,  Susan more »
1:00 pm Sounds Seafood: Catching Crabs and Clams @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Sounds Seafood: Catching Crabs and Clams @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sounds Seafood: Catching Crabs and Clams | 1pm – 3pm Learn the art of harvesting crabs and clams, and the importance of conserving coastal habitats. Ages 8 and up. For more details, 252-247-4003 or www.ncaquariums.com/pine-knoll-shores. 
1:30 pm Aquarist Apprentice @ NC Aquarium at PKS  @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aquarist Apprentice @ NC Aquarium at PKS  @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Aug 23 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Aquarist Apprentice @ NC Aquarium at PKS | 1:30pm – 4pm Join Aquarium staff on a behind-the-scenes tour, help prepare animal meals and then participate in some daily care and maintenance tasks. Learn about the animals as you assist our Aquarists with their care-taking responsibilities. Ages more »
10:30 am Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Aug 24 @ 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. 
2:30 pm Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Musket Firing Demonstration @ Fort Macon @ Fort Macon State Park
Aug 24 @ 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. 
7:00 pm Morehead City Parks & Rec Summer Concert Series – “Kudubi” @ Jaycee Park