Underwater Heritage” Lecture March 4, 2015

Underwater Heritage” Lecture March 4, 2015

UNC CSI to Host Third “Our Underwater Heritage” Lecture March 4, 2015 The UNC Coastal Studies Institute will host the third presentation in the “Our Underwater Heritage” Lecture series on March 4, at 6pm at the UNC CSI campus site on Roanoke Island.   The lecture series, held monthly, features presentations from maritime archaeologists and(…)

Outer Banks Community Quilt Show

Outer Banks Community Quilt Show

The Outer Banks Community Quilt Show will open on Friday, March 6, with a reception from 6-8 p.m.in the Art Gallery at Roanoke Island Festival Park. The exhibit will run March 7-21 (Monday -Friday- 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. / exhibit closed Sundays). Both events are free and(…)

Parent Education Night on Youth Social Media Safety

Parent Education Night on Youth Social Media Safety

Come Join Us & Learn… Parent Education Night on Youth Social Media Safety Thursday, March 5, 6:30PM at First Flight High School As a parent, the thought of social media can be overwhelming, but parents can’t turn a blind eye to it. Instead parents and other concerned adults need to learn about what children are using, the potential issues/concerns, and(…)

Kill Devil Hills Ocean Rescue

Kill Devil Hills Ocean Rescue

The Town of Kill Devil Hills is pleased to announce the release of “Kill Devil Hills Ocean Rescue,” a video highlighting the excellent work of the men and women who protect the Town’s beaches over the course of a busy summer season. The video shows our lifeguards in action: everything from responding to emergency calls(…)

Annual ADVICE 5K Turkey Trot

Annual ADVICE 5K Turkey Trot

The mission of the Annual ADVICE 5K Turkey Trot is to promote the sport of running through an annual charitable event (5K run/walk) and support the common interests of runners and walkers of all abilities during all stages of life. As the Annual ADVICE 5K Turkey Trot promotes and encourages running and walking, it improves(…)

International Student Outreach

International Student Outreach

When alerted that there were some challenges with the J-1 Summer Work Visa program on the Outer Banks, a community forum was held in 2014.  From that first forum and the outpouring of community support from area business owners, government leaders and churches, the Outer Banks International Student Outreach Program was formed.  Over the last(…)

COA Performing Arts Center Receives State Grant

COA Performing Arts Center Receives State Grant

College of The Albemarle has been awarded a $25,000 grant by the North Carolina Department of Commerce, Rural Economic Development Division. The college was selected to receive an Underserved and Limited Resources Community Economic Development Grant (ULRC) which will be used to remediate the dilapidated lighting system within the Performing Arts Center (PAC). The PAC(…)

BPW Programs

BPW Programs

2015 Programs As Of February 1, 2015 (Starting Jan 13, 2015, Non-Members Will Be Charged $5.00 To Attend BPW Programs) March 10, 2015 Women’s Nutrition Karla Coughenour, Ma, Ldn, And Registered Dietician So get ready to get ready for swim suit weather and come and get your questions answered on all the diet plans, and(…)

Citizens Guide

Citizens Guide

Citizens Guide This year the Dare League of Women Voters is publishing 6800 copies of its 2015 Citizens Guide to be  distributed in early February.  This year’s guide is 48 pages covering over 100 separate organizations.  Two changes to be noted this year include: renaming of Dare County departments of Health and Human Services to(…)