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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
Webinar – Timber tax Filing for the 2018 Tax Year 1:00 pm
Webinar – Timber tax Filing for the 2018 Tax Year
Apr 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Timber Tax Filing for the 2018 Tax YearTo help the private forest landowners, foresters, loggers and timber businesses with their 2018 tax return filings and planning this one-hour webinar will ... Read More »
Heritage Dive Sites: The Blockade Runner Condor 6:30 pm
Heritage Dive Sites: The Blockade Runner Condor
Apr 2 @ 6:30 pm
Join nautical archaeologist Billy Ray Morris, for an interesting discussion on how public preservation efforts of underwater wrecks can coincide with local dive communities to create a shared sense of ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
Apr 3 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
45 minute strengthening class for seniors, using hand weights. There are also elements of cardio, deep breathing, stretching and balancing during the class. Water is provided. For ages 60 and ... Read More »
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Grounds Closed for Ticketed and Special Events 5:00 pm
Grounds Closed for Ticketed and Special Events
Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm – Apr 11 @ 9:00 am
 
Medication Disposal Event 9:00 am
Medication Disposal Event
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Medication Disposal Event @ Dosher Memorial Hospital
Medication Disposal Event   April 4, 2019 from 9:00am – 1:00pm Drop off expired prescriptions or other unwanted medications at the front entrance of Dosher Memorial Hospital (924 N Howe St, ... Read More »
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens @ Airlie Gardens
Looking for an outdoor volunteer position? Airlie’s grounds volunteers gather on Thursday mornings at 9:00am in the Garden Services Center of Airlie Gardens. Volunteers are led out in to the ... Read More »
Little Explorers Out & About – Science Parade 11:00 am
Little Explorers Out & About – Science Parade
Apr 4 @ 11:00 am
Meet new friends in your community for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 ... Read More »
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class
Apr 4 @ 5:45 pm – 6:30 pm
For men and women age 60 and older. Deep breathing, aerobic warmup, stretching, balance, hand weights and water hydration make Geri Fit a well-rounded fitness class. Please stop by one ... Read More »
Planning Board Meeting 6:00 pm
Planning Board Meeting
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm
View Planning Board Schedule » View Planning Board agenda packets and minutes »
76’ers Square Dance 7:00 pm
76’ers Square Dance
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
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Azalea Garden Tour 10:00 am
Azalea Garden Tour
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – Apr 7 @ 5:00 pm
 
Airlie Gardens Closed for Private Event
Little Explorers – Science Parade 10:00 am
Little Explorers – Science Parade
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 ... Read More »
Wii Video Games 10:00 am
Wii Video Games
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
It’s like the real thing – bowling without that heavy ball, golf without having to be out in the heat. You can even try boxing, baseball or tennis. We play ... Read More »
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class 12:00 pm
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Geri Fit is a 45 minute class that focuses on lifting hand weights to improve arm muscle strength, but also adds elements of balance, deep breathing, cardio, and stretching. Come ... Read More »
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Bird Hike 8:00 am
Bird Hike
Apr 10 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Bird Hike @ Airlie Gardens
Fly over to Airlie Gardens to participate in our monthly Bird Hikes, co-hosted with our partner, Wild Bird & Garden!   Birders of all levels are encouraged to join us ... Read More »
Week of the Young Scientist – Preschool Planetarium 10:00 am
Week of the Young Scientist – Preschool Planetarium
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am
Climb into the planetarium to enjoy One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Big Adventure.
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
45 minute strengthening class for seniors, using hand weights. There are also elements of cardio, deep breathing, stretching and balancing during the class. Water is provided. For ages 60 and ... Read More »
Technical Review Committee Meeting 2:00 pm
Technical Review Committee Meeting
Apr 10 @ 2:00 pm
View the TRC meeting schedule » View TRC Agenda Packets & Reports »
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Master Gardener Plant Sale 9:00 am
Master Gardener Plant Sale
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – Apr 13 @ 5:00 pm
Master Gardener Plant Sale @ New Hanover County Arboretum
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens @ Airlie Gardens
Looking for an outdoor volunteer position? Airlie’s grounds volunteers gather on Thursday mornings at 9:00am in the Garden Services Center of Airlie Gardens. Volunteers are led out in to the ... Read More »
Little Explorers Out & About – My Planet 11:00 am
Little Explorers Out & About – My Planet
Apr 11 @ 11:00 am
Meet new friends in your community for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 ... Read More »
CANCELLED: Board of Commissioners Agenda Review 4:00 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class
Apr 11 @ 5:45 pm – 6:30 pm
For men and women age 60 and older. Deep breathing, aerobic warmup, stretching, balance, hand weights and water hydration make Geri Fit a well-rounded fitness class. Please stop by one ... Read More »
76’ers Square Dance 7:00 pm
76’ers Square Dance
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
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Little Explorers: My Planet 10:00 am
Little Explorers: My Planet
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 ... Read More »
Wii Video Games 10:00 am
Wii Video Games
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
It’s like the real thing – bowling without that heavy ball, golf without having to be out in the heat. You can even try boxing, baseball or tennis. We play ... Read More »
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class 12:00 pm
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Geri Fit is a 45 minute class that focuses on lifting hand weights to improve arm muscle strength, but also adds elements of balance, deep breathing, cardio, and stretching. Come ... Read More »
Star Party 7:00 pm
Star Party
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join Cape Fear Museum, Carolina Beach State Park, Cape Fear Astronomical Society and many other community partners for a fun-filled evening of stargazing and astronomy-themed activities! This year’s theme, The ... Read More »
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Citizen Science Day – Frogwatch Workshop 9:00 am
Citizen Science Day – Frogwatch Workshop
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
In partnership with the NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher, you are invited to attend a FrogWatch USA volunteer training. You do not have to be a frog or toad expert ... Read More »
Coastal Fitness Challenge- CANCELED 9:00 am
Coastal Fitness Challenge- CANCELED
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Coastal Fitness Challenge- CANCELED @ Ogden Park
Due to the forecast of rain and thunderstorms, the Coastal Fitness Challenge has been CANCELED. Thanks so much to the following: Fleet Feet Wilmington Axis Fitness Burn Boot Camp TF ... Read More »
Little Explorers: My Planet 10:00 am
Little Explorers: My Planet
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 ... Read More »
Planetarium Film – Fragile Planet: Earth’s Place in the Universe 2:00 pm
Planetarium Film – Fragile Planet: Earth’s Place in the Universe
Apr 13 @ 2:00 pm
Travel 120 million light-years to rediscover home! Narrated by Sigourney Weaver (25 min).
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NHC Residents FREE Day- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
NHC Residents FREE Day- Airlie Gardens
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
April 2019 NHC Residents FREE Day has been moved to April 14.   Forms of valid ID accepted- License Piece of Mail Deed/Rental agreement Student ID- UNCW, Miller Motte, CFCC
Master Gardener Plant Sale 12:00 pm
Master Gardener Plant Sale
Apr 14 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Master Gardener Plant Sale @ New Hanover County Arboretum
Residents’ Free Day 1:00 pm
Residents’ Free Day
Apr 14 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
New Hanover County residents are admitted free to the Museum the first Sunday of every month.
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
Support Group for Women 10:30 am
Support Group for Women
Apr 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
NHC Senior Resource Center’s Wise Women Support Group is open to all ladies 55 and older. Led by a certified counselor, women share their stories, give and get advice, and ... Read More »
Spectacular Spring Break Science – Spring into Science 1:00 pm
Spectacular Spring Break Science – Spring into Science
Apr 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Discover seasonal fun with hands-on explorations of the natural world.
Breastfeeding Classes 5:45 pm
Breastfeeding Classes
Apr 16 @ 5:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Breastfeeding Classes @ New Hanover County Health Department Auditorium
Come learn about Breastfeeding Classes will include the following: How to breastfeed comfortably How to know if your baby is getting enough milk How to make breastfeeding work with your ... Read More »
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BOE Outreach 9:00 am
BOE Outreach
Apr 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity 10:00 am
Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity @ N College Road at Kings Drive
Are you tired of trash?  Then join the Trash Mob!  We meet at 10am on the third Wednesday of each month at rotating locations around New Hanover County.  Volunteers must ... Read More »
WECT Tour & Weather Lesson with NHC 4-H 10:00 am
WECT Tour & Weather Lesson with NHC 4-H
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
WECT will be hosting a 4-H Tour, Weather Lesson and Q&A with news anchors on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. They have allowed ONLY 20 spaces ... Read More »
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
Apr 17 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
45 minute strengthening class for seniors, using hand weights. There are also elements of cardio, deep breathing, stretching and balancing during the class. Water is provided. For ages 60 and ... Read More »
NHC 4-H Teen Leaders Meeting 12:30 pm
NHC 4-H Teen Leaders Meeting
Apr 17 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
4-H Teen Leaders will learn how to create their Earth Day hands-on activity biodegradable planters using cardboard egg cartons and paper towel rolls.
Spectacular Spring Break Science – Gross-ology 1:00 pm
Spectacular Spring Break Science – Gross-ology
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Investigate the gross science that makes you human.
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Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens @ Airlie Gardens
Looking for an outdoor volunteer position? Airlie’s grounds volunteers gather on Thursday mornings at 9:00am in the Garden Services Center of Airlie Gardens. Volunteers are led out in to the ... Read More »
WWAY Tour & Weather Lesson with NHC 4-H 10:00 am
WWAY Tour & Weather Lesson with NHC 4-H
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
New Hanover County 4-H will travel to WWAY for a 4-H Tour, Weather Lesson and Q&A with news anchors on Thursday, April 18, 2019 from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Due ... Read More »
Little Explorers Out & About – Egg Science 11:00 am
Little Explorers Out & About – Egg Science
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am
Meet new friends in your community for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 ... Read More »
Spectacular Spring Break Science – Robotics Toys and Computer Logic Games 1:00 pm
Spectacular Spring Break Science – Robotics Toys and Computer Logic Games
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Explore how computers think, make robots move, and design your own computer program.
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class
Apr 18 @ 5:45 pm – 6:30 pm
For men and women age 60 and older. Deep breathing, aerobic warmup, stretching, balance, hand weights and water hydration make Geri Fit a well-rounded fitness class. Please stop by one ... Read More »
76’ers Square Dance 7:00 pm
76’ers Square Dance
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
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County Offices Closed
County Offices Closed
Apr 19 all-day
All New Hanover County offices are closed on Friday, April 19 for Good Friday.
Wii Video Games 10:00 am
Wii Video Games
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
It’s like the real thing – bowling without that heavy ball, golf without having to be out in the heat. You can even try boxing, baseball or tennis. We play ... Read More »
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class 12:00 pm
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class
Apr 19 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Geri Fit is a 45 minute class that focuses on lifting hand weights to improve arm muscle strength, but also adds elements of balance, deep breathing, cardio, and stretching. Come ... Read More »
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Little Explorers – Egg Science 10:00 am
Little Explorers – Egg Science
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 ... Read More »
Discovery Lab: Easter Egg Drop Challenge 1:00 pm
Discovery Lab: Easter Egg Drop Challenge
Apr 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Challenge your engineering skills and see if your Easter Egg can survive a one story drop.
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
Apr 22 all-day
Cape Fear Museum is closed on Mondays.
Geri – Fit – a Monday morning class 8:30 am
Earth Day Yoga 6:00 pm
Earth Day Yoga
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Earth Day Yoga @ Airlie Gardens
Celebrate Earth Day on Mon, April 22nd in gratitude for Mother Nature with yoga on the Great Oak Lawn at Airlie Gardens! This class is sure to be fun for ... Read More »
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Remembering Our Military Heroes 9:30 am
Remembering Our Military Heroes
Apr 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
                                                                                                                                The monthly meeting of Remembering Our Military Heroes (formally WWII Remembered) will be held on the 4th Wed. of each month (except Nov. and Dec.) at the NHC ... Read More »
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
45 minute strengthening class for seniors, using hand weights. There are also elements of cardio, deep breathing, stretching and balancing during the class. Water is provided. For ages 60 and ... Read More »
Technical Review Committee Meeting 2:00 pm
Technical Review Committee Meeting
Apr 24 @ 2:00 pm
View the TRC meeting schedule » View TRC Agenda Packets & Reports »
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Veteran Benefit Experience Center
Veteran Benefit Experience Center
Apr 25 – Apr 27 all-day
 
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens @ Airlie Gardens
Looking for an outdoor volunteer position? Airlie’s grounds volunteers gather on Thursday mornings at 9:00am in the Garden Services Center of Airlie Gardens. Volunteers are led out in to the ... Read More »
Little Explorers Out & About – Fly Away! 11:00 am
Little Explorers Out & About – Fly Away!
Apr 25 @ 11:00 am
Meet new friends in your community for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 ... Read More »
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class
Apr 25 @ 5:45 pm – 6:30 pm
For men and women age 60 and older. Deep breathing, aerobic warmup, stretching, balance, hand weights and water hydration make Geri Fit a well-rounded fitness class. Please stop by one ... Read More »
Museum After Dark: Wizarding School 6:00 pm
Museum After Dark: Wizarding School
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Why should kids have all the fun? Find your wizarding house, uncover magic pictures with your wand and learn to levitate tinsel streamers. Go back to school to study wizarding ... Read More »
76’ers Square Dance 7:00 pm
76’ers Square Dance
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
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Little Explorers – Fly Away! 10:00 am
Little Explorers – Fly Away!
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 ... Read More »
Wii Video Games 10:00 am
Wii Video Games
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
It’s like the real thing – bowling without that heavy ball, golf without having to be out in the heat. You can even try boxing, baseball or tennis. We play ... Read More »
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class 12:00 pm
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Geri Fit is a 45 minute class that focuses on lifting hand weights to improve arm muscle strength, but also adds elements of balance, deep breathing, cardio, and stretching. Come ... Read More »
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Little Explorers – Fly Away! 10:00 am
Little Explorers – Fly Away!
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 ... Read More »
Medication Disposal Event 10:00 am
Medication Disposal Event
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Medication Disposal Event @ 19 Locations among 5 counties
Medication Disposal Event April 27, 2019 from 10:00am – 2:00pm
Planetarium Film – Habitat Earth: Living in a Connected World 2:00 pm
Planetarium Film – Habitat Earth: Living in a Connected World
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm
A full dome exploration of what it means to live in today’s connected world, where biological networks intersect with those built by humans. Narrated by Frances McDormand (approx. 24 min).
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4-H Alumni & Friends “Meet & Greet” 2:00 pm
4-H Alumni & Friends “Meet & Greet”
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The New Hanover County 4-H Advisory Committee is pleased to announce the inaugural NHC 4-H Alumni & Friends “Meet & Greet” from 2–5 p.m. on Sunday, April 28, 2019. Click ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
Yoga in the Gardens 6:00 pm
Yoga in the Gardens
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Yoga in the Gardens @ Airlie Gardens
Longwave Yoga and Airlie Gardens present a 4-week series of “Yoga in the Gardens!” Join us on Tuesdays begining April 30th through, May 21st at 6:00pm and enjoy the blissful ... Read More »