Outer Banks History Center

Outer Banks History Center

The Outer Banks History Center is a regional archives and research library administered by the North Carolina State Archives and located in Manteo, on historic Roanoke Island, North Carolina. Its holdings document the history, development and growth of the North Carolina coast. Archivist, Stuart Parks II, does a weekly radio show with John Harper on(…)

16th Anniversary Signature Chefs Auction Feb 26

16th Anniversary Signature Chefs Auction Feb 26

Please join the Outer Banks March of Dimes Committee and Signature Sponsor Surf Pediatrics & Medicine for the Outer Banks’16th Anniversary Signature Chefs Auction ~ The Purple Party ~ at Duck Woods Country Club to raise money to support the mission of the March of Dimes: helping future generations of babies be born healthy. 10(…)

Town Hall Series: Feb 21

Town Hall Series: Feb 21

Dare CASA is a non-profit/volunteer organization deeply concerned about the impact of substance abuse on our community of the Outer Banks of North Carolina. We focus our efforts on education, prevention, and providing information to the public. Your participation and involvement are welcomed and necessary for change. The Outer Banks is a unique and beautiful(…)

Healthy Community Feb 23

Healthy Community Feb 23

Thursday, February 23 at 12 PM – 2 PM

Connecting With Your Community

Connecting With Your Community with a spotlight on area non-profit organizations. Thursday, February 23 at 12 PM – 2 PM Speakers spots available at $30 each with only 8 available. For more information, contact Julie Tortelli at (252)441-8144, ext. 224 or julie@outerbankschamber.com Location for the luncheon and event registration aviable soon.

Pea Island Lifesaving Station Feb 19

Pea Island Lifesaving Station Feb 19

On February 19, examine the heroic story of the all-black Pea Island Lifesaving Station. The NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island and the Pea Island Cookhouse Museum will present two showings of “Freedmen, Surfmen, Heroes: The Unique Story of the Pea Island U.S. Lifesaving Station,” at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. in NCARI’s Neptune’s Theater. Descendants(…)

Next Count, February 17-20

Next Count, February 17-20

Join Us for the Next Count, February 17-20, 2017  It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3! 1. Register for the count or use your existing login name and password. If you have never participated in the Great Backyard Bird Count or any other Cornell Lab citizen-science project, you’ll need to create a new account. If(…)

2017 OBX Polar Plunge for Cystic Fibrosis Feb 18

2017 OBX Polar Plunge for Cystic Fibrosis Feb 18

2017 OBX Polar Plunge for Cystic Fibrosis Hosted by Ramada Plaza and Peppercorns Restaurant Saturday, February 18 1701 S Virginia Dare Trail Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 A Polar Plunge is an event in which participants plunge into a cold body of water, usually in the middle of winter. Our plunge will be into the(…)

OBXDolphins Volunteer Feb 26

OBXDolphins Volunteer Feb 26

JOIN US FOR A VOLUNTEER TRAINING! Outreach Training: Sunday February 26th 2:00 – 3:00 pm at Jennette’s Pier Classroom Share your passion for dolphins, conservation, and research! Gain an understanding of the OBXCDR and our long-term efforts and have fun exploring exciting ways to teach this material to others using a hands-on innovative approach! Register(…)