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Friday, September 1, 2017

TODAY

Class reunion

The 50th reunion for Class of 1967 at P.W. Moore will include a meet and greet on from Friday, Sept. 1 from 8 p.m. to midnight, a tour of the school at noon on Saturday, Sept. 2 with a banquet afterward from 6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. and a cookout on Sunday, Sept. 3 at 3 p.m. For locations, contact: Joyce Hicks 804-895-3905.

Landmark Show

The Arts of the Albemarle will host its 31st Landmark Show and Competition on Friday, Sept. 1 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. For information visit artsaoa.com. Contact: 338-6455.

First Friday Art Walk

The First Friday Art Walk featuring artists at various businesses in downtown Elizabeth City takes place on Friday, Sept. 1, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. For information, visit artsaoa.com. Contact: 338-6455.

SATURDAY

Downtown Waterfront Market

The Downtown Waterfront Market will be held at Mariners’ Wharf Park from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For information visit downtownwaterfrontmarket.com. Contact: 330-8050.

Big Bass Challenge

The Pelican Marina will host a Big Bass Challenge on Saturday, Sept. 2. Check-in 5:45 a.m. For information visit thepelicanmarina.com. Contact: 335-5108.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 3

CAM Makerspace

The Camden County Public Library will offer a CAM Makerspace Open Lab on Sunday, Sept. 3 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Free for all ages. Contact: 331-2543.

TUESDAY

Music on the Green

Connected will be performing at Mariners’ Wharf Park for Music on the Green on Tuesday, September 5 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Contact: 338-4104.

WEDNESDAY

History for Lunch

The Museum of the Albemarle presents History for Lunch on Wednesday, Sept. 6 from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. The topic will be “Operation: War Fare,” and Jewel Winslow, Perquimans County Extension director, will present canning methods and explain why canning is still popular today. Bring a lunch, drinks will be provided. For information, visit www.museumofthealbemarle.com. Contact: 335-1453.

Toddler Time

The Camden County Public Library will offer a Toddler Time for ages 2-3 on Wednesday, Sept. 6 at 10 a.m. Contact: 331-2543.

Preschool Storytime

The Camden County Public Library will offer a Preschool Storytime for ages 3-5 on Wednesday, Sept. 6 at 2 p.m. Contact: 331-2543.

CAM Makerspace

The Camden County Public Library will offer a CAM Makerspace Open Lab on Wednesday, Sept. 6 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Free for all ages. Contact: 331-2543.

Storytime

The Perquimans County Public Library will offer Storytime every Wednesday at 11 a.m. Contact: 426-5319

THURSDAY

Healthy Aging/Living

The Currituck County Senior Center will host a Healthy Aging, Heatlhy Living class, on Thursday, Sept. 7 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Contact: 232-3505.

Smoke on the Mountain

The College of the Albemarle Performing Arts Center presents “Smoke on the Mountain” on Thursday, Sept. 7 at 10 a.m. at New Community Church, 100 Kathryn Court off Halstead Boulevard. Tickets are $9.50 to $19.50 and can be purchased online at: www.albemarle.edu/pac, by phone, or at the box office. Contact: 335-9050.

Baby Book Club

The Camden County Public Library will offer a Baby Book Club for ages Birth - 2 on Thursday, Sept. 7 at 10:30 a.m. Contact: 331-2543.

Rising Readers Storytime

The Camden County Public Library will offer a Rising Readers Storytime for ages 5-8 on Thursday, Sept. 7 at 3:30 p.m. Contact: 331-2543.

LEGO Build

The Perquimans County Library will offer LEGO Build every Thursday at 4 p.m. Contact: 426-5319.

FRIDAY, Sept. 8

Food preservation class

The NC Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center will offer a home food preservation class from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the center in Barco. Register at go.ncsu.edu/​canningseries2017camden. Fee is $15 and class size is limited to 12. Contact: Olivia Jones, 232-2261 or olivia_jones@ncsu.edu.

Smoke on the Mountain

The College of the Albemarle Performing Arts Center presents “Smoke on the Mountain” on Friday, Sept. 8 at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. at New Community Church, 100 Kathryn Court off Halstead Boulevard. Tickets are $9.50 to $19.50 and can be purchased online at: www.albemarle.edu/pac, by phone, or at the box office. Contact: 335-9050.

Friday, Sept. 9

Sporting Clay Tournament

Powell’s Sporting Clays in Shawboro will host the Tidewater Council Sporting Clay Tournament at 10 a.m. Cost is $400 per four-person team. Contact: Sam Kowalski, 472-6381 or sam.kowalski@scouting.org.

NRA banquet

The Currituck County 4-H Youth Shooting Sports & First Flight Shooting Team will sponsor the Currituck County Friends of NRA Annual Banquet and Auction at the Currituck Cooperative Extension Center on Saturday, Sept. 9 at 6 p.m. Tickets are $40 single, $70 couples, and $25 youth. Reserved table and supporter packages are available. For information visit https://​www.friendsofnra.org/​eventtickets/​events/​index/​34. Contact: Kathy Melton, 757-647-3812, katsbass@gmail.com, Dave Kurtich, 757-328-7338, or Chanel Keeton, 256-1322, keetons4@charter.net.

Chancellor’s color run

Registration has begun for the Elizabeth City State University Third Annual Chancellor’s Color Run at ECSU’s Roebuck Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 9. Check-in is at 7 a.m. and the race begins at 8 p.m. Teams with at least four participants will receive a $5 discount per team member. Early-bird registration is $25 and on-site registration is $35. To register, visit www.runtheeast.com. Contact: 335-8745.

Saturday, Sept. 9

Smoke on the Mountain

The College of the Albemarle Performing Arts Center presents “Smoke on the Mountain” on Saturday, Sept. 9 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at New Community Church, 100 Kathryn Court off Halstead Boulevard. Tickets are $9.50 to $19.50 and can be purchased online at: www.albemarle.edu/pac, by phone, or at the box office. Contact: 335-9050.

Sunday, Sept. 10

Smoke on the Mountain

The College of the Albemarle Performing Arts Center presents “Smoke on the Mountain” on Sunday, Sept. 10 at 2 p.m. at New Community Church, 100 Kathryn Court off Halstead Boulevard. Tickets are $9.50 to $19.50 and can be purchased online at: www.albemarle.edu/pac, by phone, or at the box office. Contact: 335-9050.

CAM Makerspace

The Camden County Public Library will offer a CAM Makerspace Open Lab on Sunday, Sept. 10 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Free for all ages. Contact: 331-2543.

Car show

The Historic Hertford Car Show takes place Saturday, Sept. 10 at the Hertford town docks from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Contact: Bron Prokuski, 703-346-7510 or bronprokuski@mediacombb.net.

Wildlife festival

The Coinjock Ruritan Club will host the 14th annual Currituck Wildlife Festival at Currituck High School in Barco on Saturday, Sept. 9 and Sunday, Sept. 10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The festival will showcase all forms of wildlife and wildfowl art for viewing and purchase. Admission $5 for ages 12 and up for the weekend. First responders are free with valid ID. Contact: John Murray, 453-6814.

Monday, September 11

Girl Scout sign-up

Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast will present a sign-up event at the Moyock Library on Monday, Sept. 11 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. This event is an opportunity for girls and their families to learn more about and register for Girl Scouts. Parents and caregivers are also invited to join as volunteers and troop helpers. To learn more, visit www.gsccc.org. Contact: 757-547-4405.

Girl Scout sign-up

Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast will present a sign-up event and information session at the Moyock Library on Monday, Sept. 11 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Parents and caregivers are also invited to join as volunteers and troop helpers. To learn more, visit www.gsccc.org. Contact: 757-547-4405.

Tuesday, September 12

Music on the Green

Home Bru will be performing at Mariners’ Wharf Park for Music on the Green on Tuesday, September 12 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Contact: 338-4104.

Healthy Aging/Living

Sentara Albemarle Medical Center will host a Health Aging/Living class in the Education Center, Rm. 1 on Tuesday, Sept. 12 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Contact: 335-0531.

Thursday, Sept. 14

Tot time

The Museum of the Albemarle will present Tot Time: Winnie the Pooh and World War I Thursday, Sept. 14 at 10 a.m. Discover the connection between Winnie the Pooh and World War I, read a story, and participate in a hands-on activity.Contact: 335-1453.

Jarvisburg Church of Christ will host a Free Winter Clothes Giveaway at the church on Thursday, Sept. 14 through Saturday, Sept. 16 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Tot time

The Museum of the Albemarle will present “Tot Time: Winnie the Pooh and World War I” on Thursday, Sept. 14 at 10 a.m. Discover the connection between Winnie the Pooh and World War I, read a story, and participate in a hands-on activity. Contact: 335-1453.

Friday, Sept. 15

Constitution day

The Museum of the Albemarle will celebrate Constitution Day on Friday, Sept. 15 from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event will teach about the North Carolinians who signed the United States Constitution on September 17, 1787. Participate in a hands-on activity. Contact: 335-1453.

Smoke on the Mountain

The College of the Albemarle Performing Arts Center presents “Smoke on the Mountain” on Friday, Sept.15 at 7 p.m. at New Community Church, 100 Kathryn Court off Halstead Boulevard. Tickets are $9.50 to $19.50 and can be purchased online at: www.albemarle.edu/pac, by phone, or at the box office. Contact: 335-9050.

Constitution day

The Museum of the Albemarle will celebrate Constitution Day on Friday, Sept. 15 from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event will teach about the North Carolinians who signed the United States Constitution on September 17, 1787. Participate in a hands-on activity. Contact: 335-1453.

Saturday, Sept. 16

Homegrown & handmade

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension will present their fourth annual Homegrown and Handmade contest to be held in conjunction with the Currituck Heritage Festival at the Currituck County Rural Center in Powells Point on Saturday, Sept. 16 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Contest entries are currently being accepted in the youth and adult divisions for arts & crafts, baked & canned goods, homegrown fruits and vegetables and largest pumpkin. Entry is free and monetary prizes will be given to “Best in Show” in these categories: homegrown, arts & crafts, and baked & canned goods. For information visit http://​go.ncsu.edu/​2017handhcontest. Contact: 232-2261 or olivia_jones@ncsu.edu.

Rabbit show

The Currituck County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service will host the 2017 Currituck County 4-H Rabbit Show on Saturday, Sept. 16. during the Currituck Heritage Festival at the Currituck County Rural Center in Powells Point. The rabbit show is open to youth ages 5 to 18 who sign up in advance. For details, go to visit http://​go.ncsu.edu/​4-hrabbitshow2017. Contact Stephanie Minton, 232-2262 or stephanie_minton@ncsu.edu.

Currituck Heritage Festival

The Currituck Heritage Festival in Powells Point takes place at the Currituck County Rural Center in Powells Point on Saturday, Sept. 16 from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Admission to the event is free with charges for the professional bull-riding rodeo and Kansas City Barbeque Society-sanctioned barbeque cookoff. Rodeo tickets for advance purchase are $15 for ages 12 and up, $10 for ages 7-11, 6 and under free; at the gate, $20 for ages 12 and up, $15 for ages 7-11, 6 and under free. FMI visit: http://​www.visitcurrituck.com/​events/​heritage-festival-bulls-bbq-edition/. Contact: 435.2947.

Homegrown & handmade

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension will present its 4th annual Homegrown and Handmade contest during the Currituck Heritage Festival at the Currituck County Rural Center in Powells Point on Saturday, Sept. 16 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Contest entries are being accepted in the youth and adult divisions through Sept. 11. Entry is free and monetary prizes will be awarded. For information visit http://go.ncsu.edu/2017handhcontest. Contact: 232-2261 or olivia_jones@ncsu.edu.

Sunday, Sept. 17

Constitution Day

U.S. Constitution Day ceremony and Hugh Williamson Monument dedication takes place Sunday, Sept. 17, at Elizabeth Vann Moore Park (Queen Anne Park) at 2 p.m. Patriotic music on the courthouse green at 1:15 p.m. Contact: 482-7352 ext. 104.

Dinner theatre

Ticket sales continue through Sept. 18 for Encore Theatre Company’s dinner theatre show, “Two Gun Junction” at the Encore Playhouse, 1176 US Highway 17S. Shows are set for Friday, Sept. 22 and Saturday, Sept. 23 at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 24 at 1:30 p.m.; Friday, Sept. 29, and Saturday, Sept. 30 at 6:30 p.m. and Oct. 1 at 1:30 p.m. Tickets are $25, includes dinner and show. Contact: Dot Dudley, 333-2334.

Thursday, September 21

Cooking class

The NC Cooperative Extension presents “Families on the Fly” class series on Thursday, Sept. 21, at the Currituck Extension Center in Barco from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Cost is $30 per family, per class. Contact: Olivia Jones, 232-2261 or olivia_jones@ncsu.edu.

Friday, Sept. 22

Golf Classic

The Currituck Chamber of Commerce presents the 2017 Currituck Chamber Golf Classic at Eagle Creek Golf Club & Grill in Moyock Friday, Sept. 22 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Cost is $1500 for Eagle Sponsor, $1000 for Birdie Sponsor, $750 for Par Sponsor and Golf Cart Sponsor, and $300 for Longest Drive, Closest to the Pin, and four person team, and $100 for Hole Sponsor. Contact: 453-9497 or juanita@currituckchamber.org.

Run @ work day

The NC Cooperative Extension in Barco will host the Run @ Work Day 5k Run and 1 Mile Walk on Friday, September 22, beginning at 7:30 a.m. To register ahead of time, go to go.ncsu.edu/​2017runatwork. Contact: 232-2261 or olivia_jones@ncsu.edu.

Friday, Sept. 22

Golf Classic

The Currituck Chamber of Commerce presents the 2017 Currituck Chamber Golf Classic at Eagle Creek Golf Club & Grill in Moyock Friday, Sept. 22 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Contact: 453-9497 or juanita@currituckchamber.org.

Saturday, Sept. 23

Crab feast, concert

Sanctuary Vineyards presents CrabDaddy Time on the North Lawn of the Cotton Gin in Jarvisburg on Saturday, Sept. 3 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. There will be all-you-can-eat steamed crabs and sides, local wines and beers, and live music and hayrides to the winery. Cost is $40 for adults and $15 for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased at www.sanctuaryvineyards.com. Contact: 491-2387.

Toast the Perquimans

Historic Hertford Inc. will present “Toast the Perquimans,” a craft beer and wine event, on Saturday, Sept. 23 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Hertford town dock. Tickets will be $25 in advance, $30 after September 15. For designated drivers, admission is $10. A limited number of tables will be available for $300. Contact: 377-7780.

Thursday, October 5

Bone Health

Currituck County Senior Center will host a class on Bone Health on Thursday, Oct. 5 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Contact: 232-3505.

Cooking class

The NC Cooperative Extension presents “Families on the Fly” class series at the Currituck Extension Center in Barco on Thursday, October 5, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Cost is $30 per family, per class. Contact: Olivia Jones, 232-2261 or olivia_jones@ncsu.edu.

The Museum of the Albemarle will present a two-day symposium “North Carolina Women of the Underground Railroad Thursday, Oct. 5 through Saturday, Oct. 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is free to the first 175 people who register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nc-women-of-the-underground-railroad-symposium-tickets-36908438132?aff=es2. Thursday evening dinner and lecture by Rex M. Ellis, deputy director of the Smithsonian’s Museum of African American History and Culture, requires separate registration. Contact: 335-1453.

Thursday, Oct. 5 - Saturday, Oct. 7

The Museum of the Albemarle will present a two-day symposium entitled “North Carolina Women of the Underground Railroad Thursday, Oct. 5 through Saturday, Oct. 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is free of charge to the first 175 people who register at https://​www.eventbrite.com/​e/​nc-women-of-the-underground-railroad-symposium-tickets-36908438132?aff=es2. Dr. Rex M. Ellis, Deputy Director of the Smithsonian’s Museum of African American History and Culture, will be the speaker on the evening of Oct. 5 and a separate registration is required for the lecture. Tickets include dinner and drinks before the lecture and an opportunity to meet Dr. Ellis. Contact: 335-1453.

Saturday, October 7

Walk for Hunger

The Food Bank of the Albemarle presents its annual Walk for Hunger on Saturday, Oct. 7 with registration at 9 a.m. and the walk at 10 a.m. For information, visit www.afoodbank.org. Contact: 335-4035 ext. 111.

Arts & crafts show

The Perquimans Art League is accepting applications and seeking vendors for its 7th annual “Arts on the Perquimans” juried arts and crafts show at the Perquimans County Recreation Center on Saturday, Oct. 7, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For details, go to www.perquimansarts.org. Contact: Barbara Krupp, 426-1432.|

Tuesday, October 10

Bone Health

Sentara Albemarle Medical Center will host a class on Bone Health in the Education Center, Room 1 on Tues., October 10 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Contact: 335-0531.

Thursday, Oct. 19

Cooking class

The NC Cooperative Extension presents “Families on the Fly” class series on Thursday, Oct. 19, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Currituck Extension Center in Barco. Cost is $30 per family, per class. Contact:Olivia Jones, 232-2261 or olivia_jones@ncsu.edu.

Tuesday, October 31

Creepy In Corolla

The Currituck Beach Lighthouse, Whalehead in Historic Corolla, and the residents of Corolla are planning a Trunk or Treat event for Creepy in Corolla on Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Historic Corolla Village. Adults and businesses are invited to be the “Trunks” again this year for our second annual event. Admission is free.

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