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We are so excited to share this wonderful event! Get ready for a fun-filled day for the entire family as we are partnering with the Currituck County NC Cooperative Extension Center, Kansas City Barbeque Society, and Professional Bull Riding for a day of good food, family fun, and excitement!
This (16) hour introductory class will act as an awareness of Local and FAA restrictions, weather factors, flight safety, airmanship, and aeronautical decision making. The class will also focus on commercial outputting of film editing with both still and video photography used.
Sisters in Song an Intimate Evening of Music in The Well Sun, Aug 20, 2017 7:00pm – 7:59pm Location: Kill Devil Hills Join Singer-Songwriters Ruth Wyand, Leslie Buck, Michelle Fernandez and Laura Martier for an informal and fun night of original song and the stories behind them. Water and tea will be provided but […]
A memory screening can indicate if someone might benefit from a comprehensive medical evaluation. It is not used to diagnose any particular illness and does not replace consultation with a physician or other clinician.
OBH Wellness Camp – Yoga Back by popular demand! OBH Wellness Camp will be held on Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays from July 24 through September 15. All sessions will take place at the Ocean Bay Blvd. Beach Access near Milepost 8 in Kill Devil Hills. OBH Wellness Camp is for all people of all […]
Are you a caregiver of someone with Dementia? Pamper Yourself! As a caregiver you take care of everyone else.
This session, the first in the teen seminar series, is designed to give parents an understanding of the basics of positive parenting. The seminar will address some of the most common parenting and behavioral issues families with teenagers face, and will provide helpful information for parents interested in learning positive ways to promote their teenager’s independence, health, development, and well-being.
When you join the Dare County League, you automatically become a member of LWV North Carolina and LWV of the United States. You will receive their publications along with the newsletter from the Dare County League of Women Voters called LWV Dare County Voter which is usually published 5 times each year . You will have the knowledge that you are adding your voice to a powerful force of members from all 50 states, Washington DC, the Virgin Islands, and Hong Kong.
The 7th annual Outer Banks LGBT Pride Festival will be MOVING to the historic Manteo Waterfront to take place after the farmer’s market at the George Washington Creef Park. Events throughout the weekend include a sunset cruise on the Crystal Dawn, a Sunday drag brunch, a new Miss Outer Banks Pride talent competition and cabaret shows at Pamlico Jack’s on Friday and Saturday nights,
Run @ Work Day 5k Run and 1 Mile Walk Calling all runners, walkers, and joggers to the fifth annual Run @ Work 5k and 1 mile run/walk to be held on Friday, September 22, 2017 at the Currituck Community Park!! Run @ Work is hosted by N.C.Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center, is open to […]
Join us for the second annual Trashfest, hosted by the OBX Surfrider Foundation. Spend the morning taking care of our island by picking up trash on the beach and then join us for an after party in the backyard from 12-4 pm. Come relax after cleaning up and enjoy live music by local surf rock band, Mosquito Net.
Join Glen Campbell on his final tour and learn more about ALZ disease and the family. Enjoy Angelo Sonnesso Live as he sings his favorite Glen Campbell songs. Followed by a guided discussion.
Are you looking for a delicious way to incorporate more fruits and vegetables while cutting carbs? Then it\’s time to get \”Inspiralized!\” Spiralizing, turning fruits and veggies into noodles, is quick and easy and offers more nutritional benefits than regular pasta.
The 5th Annual Girl Scout Day will be held Saturday, September 30, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Roanoke Island Festival Park. Registration ends on September 25. During the event, girls will be able to work on their Explore Roanoke Island Festival Park Patch and at least two different badge activities from the artist and creative past categories. This is an open event, which means that Girl Scouts may explore the park at their leisure throughout the day and participate in scheduled activities per their grade level.
All Saints will celebrate the Blessing of this newly enhanced Organ followed by a Choral Evensong sung by the church choir. The Evensong will include works by John Ferguson, Charles Villiers Stanford, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Charles Wood, and Egil Hovland. The public is invited to participate in this joyful event in our church’s history. A reception will follow.
The premier boating safety course, Boating Skills and Seamanship, will be taught by qualified members of the US Coast Guard Auxiliary in the Outer Banks beginning October 4, 2017
Come visit us “Down on the Farm” at the NC Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center in Barco on Thursday, October 5th, 2017 for the 20th Annual Aging with Gusto Extravaganza.
Currituck County’s Wolf Pack 4-H Horse Show September 2 RAIN DATE Sat, Sep 2, 2017 9:00am – 12:00pm Location: Currituck County Rural Center Currituck County’s Wolf Pack 4-H Club Is Hosting a Benefit Schooling Horse Show For R.A.C.E. Fund INC.Saturday September 2nd, 2017 Show will begin at 9:00 AM at the Currituck County Rural Center […]
some people may notice that it takes longer to learn new things, they don’t remember information as well as they did, or they lose things like their glasses. These usually are signs of mild forgetfulness, not serious memory problems, like Alzheimer’s disease.
On Friday, August 25, Chamber staff delivered the supplies to Hatteras Elementary and to Ocracoke School in a bus provided by Chamber member, Dianne Denny, of Spring Arbor. The students and the schools were very happy to receive all the supplies. The Chamber of Commerce thanks our members for their generosity for the children. For more information, contact Karen Brown, firstname.lastname@example.org
In this year’s report on the state of working North Carolina in 2017, we focus primarily
on the generation that entered the job market and came of age roughly starting in the
year 2000—the so-called Millennial generation.
NO ONE can take away your education once you’ve completed it. It is yours for the rest of your life. NO ONE can tell you that you do not belong in this country. You have been raised and educated in this country, and you have been dedicated to its ideals while honoring your birth culture. NO ONE can strip you of your immigrant dreams of a better life. Those dreams belong to you.
Youth were three times more likely to agree than disagree, for example, with this statement: “My parents are prouder if I get good grades in my classes than if I am a caring community member in class and school.”
13.4—percentage of schools that received a grade of A or A+ng on the A-F grading system for the 2016-2017 school year with less than 50 percent of students who qualify for free or reduced lunch (Ibid)
98 —percentage of schools that received a grade of F on the A-F grading system for the 2016-2017 school year with more than 50 percent of students who qualify for free or reduced lunch (Ibid)
91.8—percentage of schools that received a grade of D on the A-F grading system for the 2016-2017 school year with more than 50 percent of students who qualify for free or reduced lunch (Ibid)
In the fourth year of the state’s A-F grading system, the percentage of A or B schools (35.8 percent) continued to climb and the percentage of D and F schools (22.6 percent) fell compared to the 2015-16 school year. A majority (56.5 percent) of the state’s high schools earned a grade of B or better.
It’s called an “accessory dwelling unit,” and with a few changes to township and county building regulations, it could very well solve the Outer Banks’ affordable housing crisis. It’s good for current homeowners, too.
Charity Navigator, a nonprofit that vets charities based on their tax filings, released a list Tuesday of more than 40 highly rated nonprofits directly helping Harvey victims.
Chamber staff delivered the supplies to Hatteras Elementary and to Ocracoke School in a bus provided by Chamber member, Dianne Denny, of Spring Arbor.