More than 350 Linus Quilts will be on exhibit at Duck United Methodist Church, Duck on Saturday March 8. The quilt display opens at 10 a.m. and lasts until 3 p.m. After the exhibit, all the quilts will be donated to children who are ill or in some trauma.
The League of Women Voters of Dare will hold a follow-up program Wednesday concerning the upcoming effects of recent legislation on coastal communities’ flood insurance costs.
The Dare County Arts Council and the Manteo Preservation Trust are planning a ribbon-cutting ceremony March 7 from 4 to 8 p.m. to celebrate the renovation of the historic Dare County Courthouse.
Precinct meetings will focus on the upcoming election season and elect delegates to the Democratic County Convention to be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 12, at the Dare County Center.
The fires help clear out fuel that could cause uncontrolled wildfires. A massive smoke plume could be seen for miles in Currituck on Friday from a controlled burn at Mackay Island National Wildlife Refuge.
Outer Banks Group Superintendent Barclay Trimble recently recognized Fred Hattman for his dedication and over 5,600 hours of service to Wright Brothers National Memorial.
Celebrate International Women’s Day on March 7 and 8, beginning with an art show reception at the Dare County Arts Council in Manteo from 6 to 8 p.m. The event is free to the public.
Chief Gary Britt of the Kill Devil Hills Police Department recently recognized the efforts of Master Police Officer Justin Langley in completing the N.C. Justice Academy’s Traffic Enforcement and Investigation Certificate Program.
The Mardi Gras Gala brings New Orleans to the Outer Banks March 1 at Jennette's Pier from 7 to 11 p.m. to benefit the Outer Banks Children at Play Museum.
The exhibit will be held from Feb. 27 to March 8 at Glenn Eure's Ghost Fleet Gallery. An opening reception is planned for Sunday, March 2 from 2 to 5 p.m. The public is invited.
The National Audubon Society recently awarded conservationist and former president of The Nature Conservancy Patrick F. Noonan with the $100,000 Lufkin Prize.
The Currituck Lacrosse Club's second annual spaghetti dinner will be Friday, Feb. 28 at the Shawboro Ruritan Club from 4 to 7 p.m., and benefits the expansion of lacrosse in northeastern North Carolina at the youth and high school level.