Community Calendar, June 16 through June 19

Published 11:47 pm Friday, June 14, 2019

SUNDAY, June 16

4th annual Soundside FunFair. 5 to 11 p.m. Soundside Event Site, Nags Head. Last Day. Sponsored by Children and Youth Partnership of Dare County. Summer kick-off for families.

Good, old-fashioned carnival fun. 12 fabulous rides including giant Ferris wheel, games food such as cotton candy, funnel cakes and more.

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MONDAY, June 17

Dare County Libraries Summer Ready Program opens for registration at branches in Manteo, Kill Devil Hills and Hatteras village.

Pirates of Carolina Coast. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Museum of the Albemarle, Elizabeth City. One-day camp for children 5 to 8 years old. Bring lunch. Drinks, snacks provided. $20 per child. $15 museum members. Register by calling 252-335-1453.

Rip Currents and Beach Hazards Information. 9:30 a.m. Hatteras Island Rescue Squad, 48310 NC 12, Buxton. Station 35. Free. Beach safety program for all ages.

Nags Head Woods Preserve. Guide Hike. 9:30 a.m. to 11ish. Two mile hike.

Primetimers. Noon to 2 p.m. Potluck lunch. Rodanthe-Waves-Salvo Community Building, Rodanthe. All ages welcome.

Outer Banks Hospital Better Breathers Club. Noon to 1 p.m. Baum Senior Center, 300 Mustian St., Kill Devil Hills. Managing COPD and other lung disease.

Harmony Café. 12:30 to 3 p.m. Dare County Center, 950 Marshall C. Collins Dr., Manteo.

Manteo Rotary Club. 6 p.m. Hungry Pelican, 205 Budleigh St., Manteo.

Pocosin Arts Summer STEAM camp. Marbelous Marble Machines. 1 to 4 p.m. Through June 20. For ages 10 to 18. Columbia. Pocosin Arts is also offering an Arts and Crafts Camp. Register at

Outer Banks Shag Dance Club meets every Monday, 6 to 9 p.m., at Duck Woods Country Club, 50 South Dogwood Trail, Southern Shores. For information,

Annual Women’s Arm Wrestling Tournament. Sign up at 6 p.m. Wrestling at 7 p.m. Berkley Barn, Ocracoke.

AL-ANON. 7 p.m. Unitarian Church, Kitty Hawk, corner of Kitty Hawk Rd. and Herbert Perry Rd., 831 Herbert Perry Rd. Open Meeting.


TUESDAY, June 18

Yoga on the Lawn. 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Dowdy Park, 3005. S. Croatan Hwy., Nags Head. Through Sept. 24

Birding the Barrier Island. 7:30 to 9 a.m. Hatteras Island Ocean Center, MP 71, Hatteras village. Free.

Avon Farmer’s Market. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Beach Klub, Avon. Continues weekly through Sept. 3

NC DMV. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hyde County Government Building, 13 Main St., Swan Quarter.

SCORE, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce, 101 Town Hall Dr., Kill Devil Hills. For information, call (252) 256-9717.

North Banks Rotary Club. 1 p.m. Luncheon meeting. The Ramada Plaza Oceanfront, 1701 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Kill Devil Hills. Visitors RSVP to

Salty Dawgs Lecture: The Enigma Machine. 2 p.m. Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, Hatteras village, close to ferry docks.

Child Custody and Visitation Clinic. 2:30 to 4 p.m. Dare County Center, 950 Marshall C. Collins Dr., Manteo. Legal Aid of North Carolina webinar with attorney. Free but must register. Call toll free 1-866-219-5262 to register.

American Red Cross Blood Drive. 2 to 7 p.m. Grandy Community Church.

Saving Lives Task Force, 3 p.m., Dare County Administration Building, 954 Marshall C. Collins Dr., Manteo.

BINGO, First Flight Lions Club. 2706 N. Croatan Hwy., Kill Devil Hills. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games begin at 7 p.m.



Early voting starts for Republican Congressional Primary Runoff. Polls open Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Board of Elections, Dare County Administration Building, Manteo, Thomas A. Baum Senior Center, Kill Devil Hills, and Fessenden Center Annex, Buxton. Primary is July 9.

Wellness Camp. 7 a.m. Ocean Bay Blvd. Beach Access at MP 8, Kill Devil Hills. The Outer Banks Hospital sponsors.

Fritz Boyden Memorial Youth Fishing Tourney. 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jennette’s Pier, Nags Head.

Dynamic Flow on the Green. 7:30 a.m. Town of Duck, 1200 Duck Rd. Natural, practical and playful calisthenics. Free. Find out more at Through Sept. 4.
NC DMV. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hatteras Village Civic Center, 57709 NC 12, Hatteras

Secotan Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hwy. 345, 2.5 miles south of Hwy. 64 intersection on way to Wanchese.

Food Bank of the Albemarle. Food Drop. Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church, 6658 W. Hwy. 64, Manns Harbor.

BINGO. Baum Senior Center, 300 Mustian St., Kill Devil Hills. 1 to 3 p.m.

Food Bank of the Albemarle. 1:30 to 3:15, Manteo Baptist Church, 406 US 64, Manteo.

Food Bank of the Albemarle. 4:30 to 6 p.m. First Flight Elementary School, 107 Veterans Dr., Kill Devil Hills.

BINGO. Cape Hatteras Anglers Club, 47231 Light Plant Rd., Buxton. Doors open: 6 p.m. Games: 7 p.m. (252) 995-4253.



Bleu the alligator’s 10th birthday celebrated at North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island

Escape pirate ship comes to NC Aquarium, will benefit sea turtles