Going Out Guide, June 17


Sunday, June 17, 2018


Summer reading program

Camden Library will host its “Libraries Rock” summer reading program for kids up to age 5 and for youngsters in grades K-6. Pick up reading logs at the library. Contact: 331-2543

Adult book club

Camden Library will host the Adult Book Club at 3:30 p.m. The group will discuss Judy Blume’s book, “In The Unlikely Event.” Contact: 331-2543

Breakout for Adults

Camden Library will host the Breakout for Adults program at 6 p.m. The program includes searching for clues and solving puzzles. Contact: 331-2543

Facebook class

Pasquotank Library will offer a Facebook class from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Contact: 335-7536

Cosmo Bingo

Cosmopolitan Club will host bingo games starting at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The 20 games include three jackpots. No smoking inside.



Currituck Library in Barco will host its Toddler and Preschool storytime program for kids ages 18 months to 5 at 10 a.m. Contact: 453-8345

Summer Big Kids storytime

Camden Library will offer its Summer Big Kids Storytime program for kids ages 4-8 at 10 a.m. Contact: 331-2543

Preschool classes

Pasquotank Library offers preschool classes with a “bugs” theme for kids ages 3-5 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Contact: 335-2473.

Mariners’ Wharf Film Festival

The Mariners’ Wharf Film Festival will screen the film, “Invasion of the Body Snatchers,” a 1956 drama-horror and science fiction movie that focuses on an alien plot to take over the earth by replacing humans with zombie-like pod people. The movie will be screened at Mariners’ Wharf Park and start at 8:30 p.m.

Guided tours

Historic Edenton State Historic Site offers guided tours, Tuesday through Saturday, of the following sites: the 1767 Chowan County Courthouse; 1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse, James Iredell house and the Cupola House. Tickets are $2.50 for adults and $1.50 for children, except for the Cupola house, which costs $5 for adults and $2.50 for children. Contact: 482-2637 for times of all tours.


Summer horse camps

Registration is underway for Currituck 4-H’s Happy Trails 4-H horse camps for beginner horse owners and non-horse owners at the Currituck County Rural Center. The first camp will from June 26-28 and the second camp will be from July 31 to Aug. 2. Both camps are from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. Pre-register by June 15 at http://​go.ncsu.edu/​2018happytrailshorsecamp or by calling 232-2261.

Pirates of Carolina Coast

Registration is underway for Museum of the Albemarle’s Pirates of the Carolina Coast summer camp. The camp is for youth who’ve completed grades K-3 and will be held Monday through Friday, June 25-29 from 9 a.m. to noon. A morning snack will be provided. Cost is $50 or $45 for Friends of the Museum members. Contact: 335-1453.

4-H Sleepaway Camp

Registration is underway for Currituck County 4-H’s Sleepaway Camp at the Eastern 4-H Center in Columbia. The camp will be held June 24-29. The cost is $420, which includes transportation, meals, lodging, insurance, camp T-shirt, and $15 camp store money. Contact: Stephanie Minton or Sherry Fischlschweiger at 232-2262.

State 4-H Camp

Registration is underway for the Camden County 4-H State Camp for youth ages 8-12. The camp will be held June 24-29 at the Eastern 4-H Center. Cost is $300. Activities will include archery, canoeing, swimming. Registration forms can be completed at https://​nc.4honline.com.

Camp Mesowannago

Registration is underway for the Camp Mesowannago Day Camp for youth ages 5-12. The camp will be held at the Currituck Center of N.C. Cooperative Extension in Barco from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Parents may register kids for the five camps that will be held June 25-29, July 9-13, July 16-20 or July 30-Aug. 3. Cost is $80 per week. For information, visit http://​go.ncsu.edu/​2018campmesowannago.

Broadway or Bust

Registration is underway for “Broadway or Bust” camp programs at Currituck Middle School. The Modern Marvels camp will be from June 25-29 and So Retro will be from July 9-13. Each program is $50 per week; scholarships are available. Contact: broadwayorbustcamp@gmail.com.

4-H Art Expression Camp

Registration is underway for Camden County 4-H’s Art Expression Camp. The camp is for youth ages 8-12 and will be held at the Treasure Point 4-H Camp Thursday and Friday, July 26-27 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Twelve spots are available. Cost is $7. Registration forms can be completed at https://​nc.4honline.com.

Seat to Feet registration

Pre-registration for the N.C. Cooperative Extension’s Seat to Feet program is underway. The 10-week walking, walk/​run and advanced 5K training program begins July 9. The deadline to sign up is July 2. To register visit: http://​go.ncsu.edu/​stf2018

Basketball camp registration

Pre-registration for the CXFIT Hoops Basketball Camp is underway. The camp will be held July 16 through July 20 and July 23 through July 26. Camp is Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for ages 7 to 15. Camp fee is $99. Contact: Dwayne Saunders at 335-3387 or email: drsaunders@ecsu.edu.