Current Events March 25-31

Current Events March 25-31
This week's winds could wash up treasures just in time for the NC Shell Club visit.

Check out our Who's Open page to keep you up to date on where to sleep, eat, shop, and play during the spring. 

Monday, March 25th:

4pm: Home middle school baseball game @ Community Park. Play ball! 

6pm: Book Club @ Ocracoke Library. Join us to discuss "The Nest" by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney. All are welcome! We'll also choose a book for April. 

Tuesday, March 26th: 

POSTPONED due to weather: 2pm: National Park Service meeting @ Community Center. Cape Hatteras National Seashore superintendent Dave Hallac will give a presentation on the 2018 year in review and answer questions about current park projects.

6:30pm: Open Jam @ Coyote Music Den, 6:30-8:30pm – sing, play, listen – all ages, all levels welcome (youth are encouraged to come at 6:30). Every Tuesday night through March. No charge, but donations welcome.

Wednesday, March 27th:  

POSTPONED die to weather: 6pm: Cape Hatteras National Seashore will present a free program: "The Enemy in Home Waters: How World War I Came Home to America's Shores" @ Community Center. Tane Renata Casserley of the NOAA Monitor National Marine Sanctuary will give the presentation on the U-boat activity off North Carolina's coast in the first World War. 

7pm: Word Play @ Coyote Music Den, 7-8:30pm. If you love words … bring something you wrote, read, heard and share, listen or tell a story. Every Wednesday night through March. No charge, but donations welcome.

7pm: Trivia Night @ Gaffer's. $2 to play; teams can be made of up to four people. Come out and show off how smart you are! Proceeds benefit a good cause.

Thursday, March 28th:

Howard's Pub opens for the season serving lunch and dinner. 

4:30pm: HOME Varsity Baseball game @ Community Park. Go Dolphins! 

Friday, March 29th:

7pm: North Carolina Shell Club meeting @ Community Center. The NC Shell Club holds their annual meeting on Ocracoke each spring. All are welcome to attend! Friday night events: Registration 6:30 pm, Meeting 7-8 pm: Business Meeting. Speaker: Philip Howard - "Past Ocracoke Life Station Events and Experiences" Break/Door Prizes 8-8:15 pm Live Auction 8:15 pm. Special Live Auction of Indo-Pacific shells.

Saturday, March 30th:

6pm: Martin & Friends @ Ocracoke Oyster Co. Great music with Ocracoke's own guitar hero Martin Garrish and his favorite local musicians.

7pm: North Carolina Shell Club meeting @ Community Center. The NC Shell Club holds their annual meeting on Ocracoke each spring. All are welcome to attend! Saturday evening events: Registration 6:30 pm; Meeting 7-8 pm; Speaker: Dr. Dan Minior -- "Marine Envenomation and Medicine" -- Break/Door Prizes 8-8:15 pm; Silent Auction/Find of the Day.

Sunday, March 31st: 

Services @ both churches: Ocracoke United Methodist (Taize service 7am; Sunday School 10am; service at 11am) and Ocracoke Assembly of God (Sunday School 10am, services at 11am and 6pm; also Wednesday night service at 7pm).

Looking ahead....

Check out the Ocracoke Current calendar for more events and information! We post updates on Facebook, too! 

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This story will be updated as needed with more information, so check back!

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