Community Calendar, June 23 through June 26

Published 10:21 am Saturday, June 22, 2019

– Early voting continues for Republican Congressional Primary Runoff. Polls are 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, 2019.

– Dare County Libraries Summer Reading Program. Register at branches in Manteo, Kill Devil Hills and Hatteras village.


SUNDAY, June 23

Tyrrell County Genealogical and Historical Society at 2:30 p.m., Senior Citizens Center, 406 Broad St., Columbia. Featured speaker is Marco Gibbs speaking about Native Americans who lived in the greater Tyrrell County area.


MONDAY, June 24

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. Guided Hike. 9:30 a.m. to 11ish. Two mile hike.

Backyard Birds. 11 to Noon. Elizabethan Gardens, 1411 National Park Dr., Roanoke Island. Program free with admission: Adults $9; youth 6 to 17, $6; children under 5, $2. Through Aug. 15.

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,

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

Grief Support Group, 7-8.30 p.m. Baum Center. For information at 475-5057. All ages welcome.


TUESDAY, June 25

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

American Red Cross Blood Drive. Noon to 4 p.m. Jennette’s Pier, 7223 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head. Walk-ins welcome or call 1-800-Red-Cross for appointment.

Fun with Frogs. 11 to Noon. Elizabethan Gardens, 1411 National Park Dr., Roanoke Island. Program free with admission: Adults $9; youth 6 to 17, $6; children under 5, $2.

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.

American Legion Post 26. Noon. 302 Lake Drive, Kill Devil Hills.

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: Sea Shanties and Songs of the Sea, J.R. Shanty Co. 2 p.m. Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, Hatteras village, close to ferry docks.

Tyrrell County Mobile Food Pantry. 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. Tyrrell Meeting Hall or across from Wilco Hess, 883 U.S. 64E, Columbia

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.

First Flight Lions Club. 6:30 p.m. 2706 N. Croatan Hwy., Kill Devil Hills. Visiting Lions Club members and prospective new members are welcomed. Dinner at 6:30. Meeting at 7.



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

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

Butterflies. 11 to Noon. Elizabethan Gardens, 1411 National Park Dr., Roanoke Island. Program free with admission: Adults $9; youth 6 to 17, $6; children under 5, $2.

Demo Garden Reveal. 11 to noon. Dare County Master Gardeners give talk and tour at Outer Banks Arboretum and Teaching Garden, 300 S. Mustian St., Kill Devil Hills. No registration required.

Swan Quarter Mobile Food Pantry, 11:45/Noon to 1:15 p.m. Swan Quarter Social Services, 20421 US 264, Swan Quarter

Engelhard Mobile Food Pantry. 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Engelhard Fire Department, 34545 US. 264, Engelhard.

Summer Concert Series. 6 to 8 p.m. Dowdy Park, 3005 S. Croatan Hwy., Nags Head. This week: Playing Dixieland. Free. Open to the public. Every Wednesday through Aug. 28.

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

First Flight Lions Club, 2706 N. Croatan Hwy., Kill Devil Hills, 6:30 p.m. Dinner.



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