Community Calendar, July 21 through July 24
Published 9:19 am Saturday, July 20, 2019
SUNDAY, July 21
OBX Skim Jam. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Amateur and semi-pro competition in 15 divisions. Jennette’s Pier, Nags Head.
MONDAY, July 22
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.
Pocosin Arts Metal-Mania. 9 a.m. to noon for ages 6 to 9; 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. for ages 10 to 18. $75 per week on sliding scale. Register at pocosinarts.org/summerartcamp.
A Day at the Beach: 100 Years of Swimwear. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Through Sept. 30. Roanoke Island Festival Park. Vintage swimwear from late 1800s through 1980s. Free.
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.
Harmony Café. 12:30 to 3 p.m. Dare County Center, 950 Marshall C. Collins Dr., Manteo.
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, obxshagclub.com.
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.
TUESDAY, July 23
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.
American Red Cross Blood Drive. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Currituck County Governmental Complex.
Avon Farmer’s Market. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Beach Klub, Avon. Continues weekly through Sept. 3
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 Red Cross Blood Drive. Noon to 4 p.m. Jennette’s Pier, Nags Head.
North Banks Rotary Club. 1 p.m. Luncheon meeting. The Ramada Plaza Oceanfront, 1701 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Kill Devil Hills. Visitors RSVP to email@example.com
Health Care Powers of Attorney and Living Wills Clinic. 2:30 to 4 p.m. Dare County Center, 950 Marshall C. Collins Dr., Manteo. Clinic is free but pre-registration required by calling 1-866-219-5262 (toll free).
Salty Dawgs Lecture. 2 p.m. J.R. Shanty Co. performs maritime folk songs. Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, Hatteras village, close to ferry docks.
Caregiver Support Group. 2:30 to 4 p.m. Baum Senior Center, 300 Mustian St., Kill Devil Hills
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.
Summer Concert. 7:30 p.m. Berkley Barn. Presented by Ocracoke Community Radio. Mike Proffitt with Dana Silvercloud. Cash bar sponsored by Foothill’s Brewery. Admission is $25 per person and includes heavy appetizers by Jason’s Restaurant.
WEDNESDAY, July 24
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 moveunbound.com. Through Sept. 4.
Guided Hikes. 9:30 a.m. to 11ish. Nags Head Woods Ecological Preserve. Slow-paced nature hike, about 2 miles. Free.
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.
Grub Club. 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. St. John United Methodist Church, Avon. Kids of all ages invited for a free midday meal while school is out. Through Aug. 21.
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.
BINGO. Baum Senior Center, 300 Mustian St., Kill Devil Hills. 1 to 3 p.m.
Summer Concert Series. 6 to 8 p.m. Dowdy Park, 3005 S. Croatan Hwy., Nags Head. Mercy Creek performing. Free. Open to the public. Every Wednesday through Aug. 28.
BINGO. Colington Volunteer Fire Dept., 108 Schoolhouse Rd., Colington. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games begin at 6:30 p.m.
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.