Forecast Rip Currents

Forecast Rip Currents

“The Water Looked Calm: Improving How We Forecast Rip  Currents and Why it Matters” 6:00 pm, April 23, 2014, UNC Coastal Studies Institute, 850 Hwy 345, Wanchese, NC Rip currents pose a significant public safety risk to beachgoers. Yet, until recently our ability to forecast rip currents has had limited success, and public awareness and understanding remains inadequate. Join oceanographer Greg Dusek(…)

Outdoors at OB Center for WildLife

Outdoors at OB Center for WildLife

April 16, 2014  10am-3pm OUTER BANKS CENTER FOR WILDLIFE EDUCATION We are having our 4th annual Outdoors Day event here in Corolla next Wednesday, April 16, 2014. So if you want to spend some time near the beach next week after this long winter, come on out to our fun-filled, FREE event, 10 am-3 pm. Drop(…)

More April Events at Elizabethen Gardeen

More April Events at Elizabethen Gardeen

Lawn Ornament Sale – April 14 Kids come join the fun and help mom, dad, grandparents, neighbors or just a friend win additional savings on Garden Lawn Ornaments. All Lawn Outdoor-Statues ornaments will be 10% off. >more Topiary Crazy – April 26 Come enjoy a wonderful hands-on workshop with Janice Simons of Washington, North Carolina.(…)

National Healthcare Decisions Day

National Healthcare Decisions Day

Advanced Care Planning Makes Wishes Clear, Gives Patients and Families Peace of Mind: National Healthcare Decisions Day (4/16/14) Encourages Adults to Think Ahead More Resources Below Dare County Department of Public Health When facing a loved one’s health decline, family members are often overwhelmed and confused. It is a trying time, making it crucial for families(…)

Latest News on Easter Eggs and More

Latest News on Easter Eggs and More

Check out all the Easter Egg Celebrations in Currituck and Dare Counties. Fun for the whole family.

Become a Member of Currituck Art Council

Become a Member of Currituck Art Council

This is a reminder to renew your Currituck County Arts  Council membership.  

Because Someone Cared

Because Someone Cared

Because Someone Cared – Child Abuse Prevention Month At the April 7, 2014, Dare County Board of Commissioners Meeting, the Board of Commissioners issued a Child Abuse Prevention Month Proclamation. The proclamation establishes April as Child Abuse Prevention Month in Dare County and calls upon all citizens, community agencies, faith groups, medical facilities, elected leaders(…)

Wright’s 147th Birthday Celebration

Wright’s 147th Birthday Celebration

Wilbur Wright’s 147th Birthday Celebration: A Family Fun Day Events Taking Place Throughout the Day at Wright Brothers National Memorial Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. will be a Family Fun Day at Wright Brothers National Memorial as the National Park Service celebrates Wilbur Wright’s 147th birthday. Park fees will be(…)

As Sand Rushes In

As Sand Rushes In

As Sand Rushes In, a Deadline Looms A legislative task force is hurrying to meet a May 1 deadline for a report on the potential state takeover of Oregon Inlet and adjacent land on the Outer Banks in Dare County. Meanwhile, the inlet is again showing how cantankerous and unruly it can be to whoever(…)