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4-H Camp @ Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Center 10:00 am
4-H Camp @ Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Center
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – Aug 2 @ 4:00 pm
Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Camp Date: July 28 – August 2, 2019 Cost: $440 Ages: 9-12 years old Limit: 2 Registration & Payment Deadline: Monday, June 29 by 4:00 p.m. *Campers ... Read More »
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
Aug 1 @ 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 »
Museum Pop-Up: Eco Adventures 10:00 am
Museum Pop-Up: Eco Adventures
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop-up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. Fun ... Read More »
Preschool Pop-Up Science: Color Me 10:00 am
Preschool Pop-Up Science: Color Me
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am
Meet new friends in your community for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time and learn new things related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6 ... Read More »
Science Cycle: Halyburton Park 10:00 am
Science Cycle: Halyburton Park
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Imagine your delight and surprise when you encounter Cape Fear Museum’s Science Cycle, a mobile program that will inspire kids to be curious, think big and experiment by bringing science and hands-on activities to them in outdoor ... Read More »
Museum Pop-Up: Eco Adventures 2:00 pm
Museum Pop-Up: Eco Adventures
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop-up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. Fun ... Read More »
Planetarium at Dusk: Extrasolar Planets 5:30 pm
Planetarium at Dusk: Extrasolar Planets
Aug 1 @ 5:30 pm
They’re out there (30 min).
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class
Aug 1 @ 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
Aug 1 @ 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
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
Museum Open Late 7:00 pm
Museum Open Late
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm
The Museum is open late until 7 PM each Thursday from Memorial Day to Labor Day. We will screen a different Planetarium film each evening at 6 PM. Check calendar ... Read More »
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Conference on Government 8:00 am
Conference on Government
Aug 2 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
New Hanover County Conference on Government 8:00 am
New Hanover County Conference on Government
Aug 2 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
New Hanover County Conference on Government @ Northeast Library
New Hanover County is excited to host its Conference on Government on August 2 and 3 at the Northeast Library. This year’s conference will feature sessions on topics such as ... Read More »
Little Explorers: Color Me Happy 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Color Me Happy
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends 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 to 6 and ... Read More »
Wii Video Games 10:00 am
Wii Video Games
Aug 2 @ 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
Aug 2 @ 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 »
Engineering Challenge: Hexbug Mazes 2:00 pm
Engineering Challenge: Hexbug Mazes
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm
Think like an engineer! Design, build and test a prototype of your creation. Stop by at 2 PM to put your skills to the test. Perfect for kids age 5 ... Read More »
RESCHEDULED: 4-H/FCS Wellness Retreat (Rising 6th – 8th Grade Girls) 5:00 pm
RESCHEDULED: 4-H/FCS Wellness Retreat (Rising 6th – 8th Grade Girls)
Aug 2 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm
RESCHEDULED: 20-21 September 2019 at the Brunswick County Cooperative Extension Office. Additional details will be announced SOON! Wellness Retreat (Middle School Girls) Date: September 20-21, 2019 Time: Friday, 5:00 p.m. ... Read More »
Concert Series- Airlie Gardens 6:00 pm
Concert Series- Airlie Gardens
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Airlie’s 2019 Summer Concert Series begins May 17th and runs every 1st and 3rd Friday through September 20th.   Concerts are from 6pm-8pm each scheduled evening and are open to ... Read More »
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Conference on Government 8:00 am
Conference on Government
Aug 3 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
New Hanover County Conference on Government 8:00 am
New Hanover County Conference on Government
Aug 3 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
New Hanover County Conference on Government @ Northeast Library
New Hanover County is excited to host its Conference on Government on August 2 and 3 at the Northeast Library. This year’s conference will feature sessions on topics such as ... Read More »
Little Explorers: Color Me Happy 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Color Me Happy
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends 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 to 6 and ... Read More »
Engineering Challenge: Hexbug Mazes 2:00 pm
Engineering Challenge: Hexbug Mazes
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm
Think like an engineer! Design, build and test a prototype of your creation. Stop by at 2 PM to put your skills to the test. Perfect for kids age 5 ... Read More »
Cotillion Dance 7:00 pm
Cotillion Dance
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 
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NHC Residents FREE Day- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
NHC Residents FREE Day- Airlie Gardens
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
On the first Sunday of every month, New Hanover County Residents, Students and Employees are admitted to Airlie Gardens FREE of charge! Forms of valid ID accepted- License Piece of ... Read More »
Residents’ Free Day 1:00 pm
Residents’ Free Day
Aug 4 @ 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 Monday morning class 8:30 am
C-RAC Outreach Session 9:00 am
C-RAC Outreach Session
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Every Monday from 9 to 10 a.m., a Community Relations Advisory Committee (C-RAC) representative will be available in the Wilmington Room at the Downtown Library, located at 201 Chestnut St. ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
4-H Crafts Camp (9-14 years old) 9:30 am
4-H Crafts Camp (9-14 years old)
Aug 6 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Crafts Camp (9-14 years old) Date: August 6, 2019 Time: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Cost: $20 Ages: 9-14 years old Limit: 12 youth Registration & Payment Deadline: Monday, July ... Read More »
Butterfly Release 2:00 pm
Butterfly Release
Aug 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Butterfly Release @ Airlie Gardens
Join Airlie Gardens’ educators in the Butterfly House each Tuesday, June 11-September 3, from 2-3pm for a Butterfly Release!  During this program you will learn all about butterfly life cycles ... Read More »
Science Cycle: Carolina Beach Boardwalk Gazebo 6:30 pm
Science Cycle: Carolina Beach Boardwalk Gazebo
Aug 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Imagine your delight and surprise when you encounter Cape Fear Museum’s Science Cycle, a mobile program that will inspire kids to be curious, think big and experiment by bringing science and hands-on activities to them in outdoor ... Read More »
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BOE Outreach 9:00 am
BOE Outreach
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology 10:00 am
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Trips and Travel Information Session 11:00 am
Trips and Travel Information Session
Aug 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
Aug 7 @ 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 »
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology 2:00 pm
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology
Aug 7 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Technical Review Committee Meeting 2:00 pm
Technical Review Committee Meeting
Aug 7 @ 2:00 pm
View the TRC meeting schedule » View TRC Agenda Packets & Reports »
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Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
Aug 8 @ 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 »
4-H Crafts Camp (9-14 years old) 9:30 am
4-H Crafts Camp (9-14 years old)
Aug 8 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Crafts Camp (9-14 years old) Date: August 8, 2019 Time: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Cost: $20 Ages: 9-14 years old Limit: 12 youth Registration & Payment Deadline: Monday, July ... Read More »
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology 10:00 am
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Preschool Pop-Up Science: Animal Explorers 10:00 am
Preschool Pop-Up Science: Animal Explorers
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am
Meet new friends in your community for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time and learn new things related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6 ... Read More »
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology 2:00 pm
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Canceled: Board of Commissioners Agenda Review 4:00 pm
Science Cycle: Cape Fear Museum 5:00 pm
Science Cycle: Cape Fear Museum
Aug 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Imagine your delight and surprise when you encounter Cape Fear Museum’s Science Cycle, a mobile program that will inspire kids to be curious, think big and experiment by bringing science and hands-on activities to them in outdoor ... Read More »
Planetarium at Dusk: Habitat Earth 5:30 pm
Planetarium at Dusk: Habitat Earth
Aug 8 @ 5:30 pm
Narrated by Frances McDormand. A fulldome exploration of what it means to live in today’s connected world, where biological networks intersect with those built by humans. Film developed by the California ... Read More »
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class
Aug 8 @ 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
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
Museum Open Late 7:00 pm
Museum Open Late
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm
The Museum is open late until 7 PM each Thursday from Memorial Day to Labor Day. We will screen a different Planetarium film each evening at 6 PM. Check calendar ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Jungle Fun 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Jungle Fun
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends 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 to 6 and ... Read More »
Wii Video Games 10:00 am
Wii Video Games
Aug 9 @ 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
Aug 9 @ 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 »
Planetarium Adventures: The Body Code 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: The Body Code
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm
Fly through the carotid artery; explore the eye, brain, ear, and heart. Then, shrink into a cell to see its nucleus and DNA within. Discover how DNA programs the body’s ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Jungle Fun 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Jungle Fun
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends 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 to 6 and ... Read More »
Science Cycle: Riverfront Farmers Market 10:00 am
Science Cycle: Riverfront Farmers Market
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Imagine your delight and surprise when you encounter Cape Fear Museum’s Science Cycle, a mobile program that will inspire kids to be curious, think big and experiment by bringing science and hands-on activities to them in outdoor ... Read More »
Planetarium Adventures: The Body Code 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: The Body Code
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm
Fly through the carotid artery; explore the eye, brain, ear, and heart. Then, shrink into a cell to see its nucleus and DNA within. Discover how DNA programs the body’s ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit – a Monday morning class 8:30 am
BOE Outreach 9:00 am
BOE Outreach
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
 
C-RAC Outreach Session 9:00 am
C-RAC Outreach Session
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Every Monday from 9 to 10 a.m., a Community Relations Advisory Committee (C-RAC) representative will be available in the Wilmington Room at the Downtown Library, located at 201 Chestnut St. ... Read More »
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting 4:00 pm
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
Butterfly Release 2:00 pm
Butterfly Release
Aug 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Butterfly Release @ Airlie Gardens
Join Airlie Gardens’ educators in the Butterfly House each Tuesday, June 11-September 3, from 2-3pm for a Butterfly Release!  During this program you will learn all about butterfly life cycles ... Read More »
Regular Board Meeting 4:30 pm
Breastfeeding Classes 5:45 pm
Breastfeeding Classes
Aug 13 @ 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 »
Science Cycle: Carolina Beach Boardwalk Gazebo 6:30 pm
Science Cycle: Carolina Beach Boardwalk Gazebo
Aug 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Imagine your delight and surprise when you encounter Cape Fear Museum’s Science Cycle, a mobile program that will inspire kids to be curious, think big and experiment by bringing science and hands-on activities to them in outdoor ... Read More »
Over 50’s Dance 7:30 pm
Over 50’s Dance
Aug 13 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
http://src.nhcgov.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2019-June-Dec-Dance-Schedule.pdf
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Bird Hike 8:00 am
Bird Hike
Aug 14 @ 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 »
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans 10:00 am
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
Aug 14 @ 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 »
CANCELED: C-RAC Programming Subcommittee Meeting 2:00 pm
CANCELED: C-RAC Programming Subcommittee Meeting
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm
The June 12 meeting has been canceled. The Community Relations Advisory Committee (C-RAC) Programming Subcommittee will hold meetings every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 2 p.m. Meetings are open to ... Read More »
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans 2:00 pm
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
National Flood Insurance Program Info Session 5:30 pm
National Flood Insurance Program Info Session
Aug 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
New Hanover County residents can learn about the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and ways to prepare property so it qualifies for flood insurance discounts at an information session on ... Read More »
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Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
Aug 15 @ 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 »
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans 10:00 am
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Preschool Pop-Up Science: Nursery Rhyme Science 10:00 am
Preschool Pop-Up Science: Nursery Rhyme Science
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am
Meet new friends in your community for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time and learn new things related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6 ... Read More »
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans 2:00 pm
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans
Aug 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Science Cycle: Cape Fear Museum 5:00 pm
Science Cycle: Cape Fear Museum
Aug 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Imagine your delight and surprise when you encounter Cape Fear Museum’s Science Cycle, a mobile program that will inspire kids to be curious, think big and experiment by bringing science and hands-on activities to them in outdoor ... Read More »
Planetarium at Dusk: Totality 5:30 pm
Planetarium at Dusk: Totality
Aug 15 @ 5:30 pm
This full dome show is all about eclipses, from lunar to total solar (30 min).
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class
Aug 15 @ 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
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
Museum Open Late 7:00 pm
Museum Open Late
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm
The Museum is open late until 7 PM each Thursday from Memorial Day to Labor Day. We will screen a different Planetarium film each evening at 6 PM. Check calendar ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Big & Small 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Big & Small
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends 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 to 6 and ... Read More »
Science Cycle: Halyburton Park 10:00 am
Science Cycle: Halyburton Park
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Imagine your delight and surprise when you encounter Cape Fear Museum’s Science Cycle, a mobile program that will inspire kids to be curious, think big and experiment by bringing science and hands-on activities to them in outdoor ... Read More »
Wii Video Games 10:00 am
Wii Video Games
Aug 16 @ 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
Aug 16 @ 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 »
Discovery Lab: Magnetic Mayhem 2:00 pm
Discovery Lab: Magnetic Mayhem
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm
Ignite your curiosity! Discover history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear through hands-on exploration and fun science labs. Ideal for ages 5 and up and adult participation is ... Read More »
Concert Series- Airlie Gardens 6:00 pm
Concert Series- Airlie Gardens
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Airlie’s 2019 Summer Concert Series begins May 17th and runs every 1st and 3rd Friday through September 20th.   Concerts are from 6pm-8pm each scheduled evening and are open to ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Big & Small 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Big & Small
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends 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 to 6 and ... Read More »
Science Cycle: Riverfront Farmers Market 10:00 am
Science Cycle: Riverfront Farmers Market
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Imagine your delight and surprise when you encounter Cape Fear Museum’s Science Cycle, a mobile program that will inspire kids to be curious, think big and experiment by bringing science and hands-on activities to them in outdoor ... Read More »
Discovery Lab: Magnetic Mayhem 2:00 pm
Discovery Lab: Magnetic Mayhem
Aug 17 @ 2:00 pm
Ignite your curiosity! Discover history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear through hands-on exploration and fun science labs. Ideal for ages 5 and up and adult participation is ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit – a Monday morning class 8:30 am
C-RAC Outreach Session 9:00 am
C-RAC Outreach Session
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Every Monday from 9 to 10 a.m., a Community Relations Advisory Committee (C-RAC) representative will be available in the Wilmington Room at the Downtown Library, located at 201 Chestnut St. ... Read More »
BOE Outreach 3:00 pm
BOE Outreach
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 
NHRMC Community Forum 6:00 pm
NHRMC Community Forum
Aug 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
New Hanover County and New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) leaders will host forums for the community to share their thoughts about what is most important to the future of ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
NHRMC Community Forum 8:30 am
NHRMC Community Forum
Aug 20 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
New Hanover County and New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) leaders will host forums for the community to share their thoughts about what is most important to the future of ... Read More »
Support Group for Women 10:30 am
Support Group for Women
Aug 20 @ 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 »
Girl Scout Workshop: Space Science Explorers 1:00 pm
Girl Scout Workshop: Space Science Explorers
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore the night sky and discover the wonders of astronomy with hands-on activities and planetarium programs. Scouts will complete the badge requirements for their “Space Science” badge. Badges are not ... Read More »
Butterfly Release 2:00 pm
Butterfly Release
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Butterfly Release @ Airlie Gardens
Join Airlie Gardens’ educators in the Butterfly House each Tuesday, June 11-September 3, from 2-3pm for a Butterfly Release!  During this program you will learn all about butterfly life cycles ... Read More »
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Science Cycle: Fit for Fun Center 10:00 am
Science Cycle: Fit for Fun Center
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Imagine your delight and surprise when you encounter Cape Fear Museum’s Science Cycle, a mobile program that will inspire kids to be curious, think big and experiment by bringing science and hands-on activities to them in outdoor ... Read More »
Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity 10:00 am
Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity
Aug 21 @ 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 »
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
Aug 21 @ 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
Aug 21 @ 2:00 pm
View the TRC meeting schedule » View TRC Agenda Packets & Reports »
C-RAC Crisis Prevention Preparedness Subcommittee Meeting 3:30 pm
C-RAC Crisis Prevention Preparedness Subcommittee Meeting
Aug 21 @ 3:30 pm
The Community Relations Advisory Committee (C-RAC) Crisis Prevention Preparedness Subcommittee will hold meetings every 3rd Wednesday of the month at 3:30 p.m. Meetings are open to the public and will be ... Read More »
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Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
Aug 22 @ 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 »
Preschool Pop-Up Science: Opposites Day 10:00 am
Preschool Pop-Up Science: Opposites Day
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am
Meet new friends in your community for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time and learn new things related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6 ... Read More »
Science Cycle: Cape Fear Museum 5:00 pm
Science Cycle: Cape Fear Museum
Aug 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Imagine your delight and surprise when you encounter Cape Fear Museum’s Science Cycle, a mobile program that will inspire kids to be curious, think big and experiment by bringing science and hands-on activities to them in outdoor ... Read More »
Planetarium at Dusk: Earth’s Wild Ride 5:30 pm
Planetarium at Dusk: Earth’s Wild Ride
Aug 22 @ 5:30 pm
Earth’s Wild Ride is like many tales shared by grandparents over the centuries, except “the old country” is really another planet, always visible from the moon base, but totally unlike ... Read More »
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class
Aug 22 @ 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
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
Museum Open Late 7:00 pm
Museum Open Late
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm
The Museum is open late until 7 PM each Thursday from Memorial Day to Labor Day. We will screen a different Planetarium film each evening at 6 PM. Check calendar ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Superhero Science 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Superhero Science
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends 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 to 6 and ... Read More »
Wii Video Games 10:00 am
Wii Video Games
Aug 23 @ 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
Aug 23 @ 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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Cape Fear Museum Closed for Repairs
Cape Fear Museum Closed for Repairs
Aug 24 – Sep 8 all-day
The Museum will be TEMPORARILY CLOSED while we complete building repairs caused by damage from Hurricane Florence. We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to reopening in two weeks.
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Geri – Fit – a Monday morning class 8:30 am
C-RAC Outreach Session 9:00 am
C-RAC Outreach Session
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Every Monday from 9 to 10 a.m., a Community Relations Advisory Committee (C-RAC) representative will be available in the Wilmington Room at the Downtown Library, located at 201 Chestnut St. ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
Butterfly Release 2:00 pm
Butterfly Release
Aug 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Butterfly Release @ Airlie Gardens
Join Airlie Gardens’ educators in the Butterfly House each Tuesday, June 11-September 3, from 2-3pm for a Butterfly Release!  During this program you will learn all about butterfly life cycles ... Read More »
C-RAC Public Education Subcommittee Meeting 4:30 pm
C-RAC Public Education Subcommittee Meeting
Aug 27 @ 4:30 pm
The Community Relations Advisory Committee (C-RAC) Public Education Subcommittee will hold meetings every 4th Tuesday of the month at 4:30 p.m. Meetings are open to the public and will be held in ... Read More »
Community Relations Advisory Committee (C-RAC) Meeting 5:30 pm
Community Relations Advisory Committee (C-RAC) Meeting
Aug 27 @ 5:30 pm
The Community Relations Advisory Committee (C-RAC) will hold meetings every 4th Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. Meetings are open to the public and will be held in the New ... Read More »
Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting 5:30 pm
Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting
Aug 27 @ 5:30 pm
View the ZBA Schedule » View ZBA Agenda Packets »
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Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
Aug 28 @ 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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Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
Aug 29 @ 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 »
Board of Commissioners Agenda Review 4:00 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class
Aug 29 @ 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
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
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Wii Video Games 10:00 am
Wii Video Games
Aug 30 @ 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
Aug 30 @ 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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