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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
Spring Yoga Series 8:00 am
Spring Yoga Series
May 1 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Spring Yoga Series @ Airlie Gardens
4-Week Spring Yoga Series: Tuesdays, May 1-22nd  Airlie Gardens & Longwave Yoga present a 4-week series of “Yoga in the Gardens!” Join us on Tuesdays, May 1-22 at 8:00am and enjoy the ... Read More »
New Yoga Class 1:45 pm
New Yoga Class
May 1 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Gentle Yoga for Bone and Back Health is a mat/chair yoga class designed for people who are experiencing back issues, have been diagnosed with Osteopenia/ Osteoporosis or have difficulty getting ... Read More »
UDO Workshop 3:00 pm
UDO Workshop
May 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
New Hanover County’s Planning and Land Use Department has published the first draft phase of the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO). Public input on the initial draft can be made on the UDO website and ... Read More »
Special Meeting 5:00 pm
Special Meeting
May 1 @ 5:00 pm
 
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National Bike to School Day 6:00 am
National Bike to School Day
May 2 @ 6:00 am – 8:00 am
National Bike to School Day @ New Hanover County Schools
Strap on your helmets, raise your kickstands, and join the thousands of students, families, community partners, and elected officials all around the country who will be participating in this year’s ... Read More »
Trips and Travel Information Session 11:00 am
Trips and Travel Information Session
May 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Childbirth Class 1:00 pm
Childbirth Class
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Class 1 – Labor Overview, Exercise, Comfort Measures Class 2 – Stages of Labor, Breathing, Hospital Plans Class 3 – Medical Intervention, C-Section, Pain Management Class 4 – Breastfeeding Class ... Read More »
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Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
May 3 @ 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 »
Crafts, Knitting, Quilting and Plarning 9:30 am
Crafts, Knitting, Quilting and Plarning
May 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Every Thursday at 9:30am in Craftroom 1. Call 798-6409 for more information.
Board of Commissioners Agenda Review 4:00 pm
Geri-Fit ——A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Planning Board Meeting 6:00 pm
Planning Board Meeting
May 3 @ 6:00 pm
View Planning Board Schedule » View Planning Board agenda packets and minutes »
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Bowling – Wii Video Game 10:00 am
Bowling – Wii Video Game
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
 
Little Explorers 10:00 am
Little Explorers
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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 on Fridays 10:00 am
Wii Video Games on Fridays
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Fun for everyone! Hope to see you for some fun!
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29th Annual River to Sea Bike Ride 6:00 am
29th Annual River to Sea Bike Ride
May 5 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
29th Annual River to Sea Bike Ride
You’re invited to the Join us for a 20 mile (round-trip) casual-paced bicycle ride from downtown Wilmington to Wrightsville Beach on Wilmington’s River to Sea Bicycle Route. All riders are ... Read More »
Little Explorers 10:00 am
Little Explorers
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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 »
Museum Explorers 2:00 pm
Museum Explorers
May 5 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Ignite your curiosity! Discover history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear through interactive science investigations, hands-on exploration and unique artifacts. Our activities are designed to stimulate curiosity and ... Read More »
Cotillion Dance 7:00 pm
Cotillion Dance
May 5 @ 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
May 6 @ 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
May 6 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
New Hanover County residents are admitted free to the Museum the first Sunday of every month.
Talk: Saving the Burgwin-Wright House 2:30 pm
Talk: Saving the Burgwin-Wright House
May 6 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join Burgwin-Wright House Museum Director Christine Lamberton as she takes a pictorial journey through the restoration and continued preservation of the historic home and property. See more than 100 images of the ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
Spring Yoga Series 8:00 am
Spring Yoga Series
May 8 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Spring Yoga Series @ Airlie Gardens
4-Week Spring Yoga Series: Tuesdays, May 1-22nd  Airlie Gardens & Longwave Yoga present a 4-week series of “Yoga in the Gardens!” Join us on Tuesdays, May 1-22 at 8:00am and enjoy the ... Read More »
New Yoga Class 1:45 pm
New Yoga Class
May 8 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Gentle Yoga for Bone and Back Health is a mat/chair yoga class designed for people who are experiencing back issues, have been diagnosed with Osteopenia/ Osteoporosis or have difficulty getting ... Read More »
New Hanover County 4-H Volunteer Leader’s Meeting 6:00 pm
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Bird Hike 8:00 am
Bird Hike
May 9 @ 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 »
Childbirth Class 1:00 pm
Childbirth Class
May 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Class 1 – Labor Overview, Exercise, Comfort Measures Class 2 – Stages of Labor, Breathing, Hospital Plans Class 3 – Medical Intervention, C-Section, Pain Management Class 4 – Breastfeeding Class ... Read More »
Technical Review Committee Meeting 2:00 pm
Technical Review Committee Meeting
May 9 @ 2:00 pm
View the TRC meeting schedule » View TRC Agenda Packets & Reports » For more information please contact Sam Burgess at (910) 798-7441 or Benjamin Andrea at (910) 798-7571.
New Hanover County 4-H TEEN Council Meeting 6:00 pm
New Hanover County 4-H TEEN Council Meeting
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The meeting will be held in the Training Room of the Administration Building
What’s Brewing in Science: Cyber Security 7:00 pm
What’s Brewing in Science: Cyber Security
May 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
How much does that free app really cost you? Are you willing to give up your privacy for the convenience of a smart device? Do you know what happens to ... Read More »
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Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
May 10 @ 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 »
Crafts, Knitting, Quilting and Plarning 9:30 am
Crafts, Knitting, Quilting and Plarning
May 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Every Thursday at 9:30am in Craftroom 1. Call 798-6409 for more information.
PreK Math and Science (Presented by New Hanover County Libraries) 10:00 am
PreK Math and Science (Presented by New Hanover County Libraries)
May 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Play, learn, and explore with your child. Math and science concepts will be introduced through interactive story times, hands on science experiments and exploration stations. This program is designed for ... Read More »
Geri-Fit ——A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
76’ers Square Dance 7:00 pm
76’ers Square Dance
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 
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National Public Garden Day 9:00 am
National Public Garden Day
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
National Public Garden Day @ Airlie Gardens
National Public Garden Day is a day of celebration to raise awareness of America’s public gardens and their important role in promoting environmental stewardship and awareness, plant and water conservation, ... Read More »
Bowling – Wii Video Game 10:00 am
Bowling – Wii Video Game
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
 
Little Explorers 10:00 am
Little Explorers
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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 on Fridays 10:00 am
Wii Video Games on Fridays
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Fun for everyone! Hope to see you for some fun!
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class 12:00 pm
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class
May 11 @ 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 10:00 am
Little Explorers
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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 »
Museum Explorers 2:00 pm
Museum Explorers
May 12 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Ignite your curiosity! Discover history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear through interactive science investigations, hands-on exploration and unique artifacts. Our activities are designed to stimulate curiosity and ... Read More »
USA Dance 6:45 pm
USA Dance
May 12 @ 6:45 pm – 10:00 pm
 
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Discovery Lab 2:30 pm
Discovery Lab
May 13 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Investigate, experiment, and explore! In the Discovery Lab, the whole family can drop-in for fun, quick experiments and hands-on investigations. Ideal for ages 5 and up. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
May 14 all-day
Cape Fear Museum on Mondays until Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, 2017.
Geri – Fit – a Monday morning class 8:30 am
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
Spring Yoga Series 8:00 am
Spring Yoga Series
May 15 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Spring Yoga Series @ Airlie Gardens
4-Week Spring Yoga Series: Tuesdays, May 1-22nd  Airlie Gardens & Longwave Yoga present a 4-week series of “Yoga in the Gardens!” Join us on Tuesdays, May 1-22 at 8:00am and enjoy the ... Read More »
Support Group for Women 10:30 am
Support Group for Women
May 15 @ 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 »
New Yoga Class 1:45 pm
New Yoga Class
May 15 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Gentle Yoga for Bone and Back Health is a mat/chair yoga class designed for people who are experiencing back issues, have been diagnosed with Osteopenia/ Osteoporosis or have difficulty getting ... Read More »
Board of Elections Regular Meeting 3:00 pm
Board of Elections Regular Meeting
May 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
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Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity 10:00 am
Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity
May 16 @ 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
May 16 @ 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 »
Childbirth Class 1:00 pm
Childbirth Class
May 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Class 1 – Labor Overview, Exercise, Comfort Measures Class 2 – Stages of Labor, Breathing, Hospital Plans Class 3 – Medical Intervention, C-Section, Pain Management Class 4 – Breastfeeding Class ... Read More »
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Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
May 17 @ 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 »
Crafts, Knitting, Quilting and Plarning 9:30 am
Crafts, Knitting, Quilting and Plarning
May 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Every Thursday at 9:30am in Craftroom 1. Call 798-6409 for more information.
Educator in the Garden 2:00 pm
Educator in the Garden
May 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Educator in the Garden is a program designed to increase visitor’s knowledge and connection with nature. Every third Thursday of the month, an educator will be out in the garden from 2 ... Read More »
Board of Commissioners Agenda Review 4:00 pm
Geri-Fit ——A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
76’ers Square Dance 7:00 pm
76’ers Square Dance
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 
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Bowling – Wii Video Game 10:00 am
Bowling – Wii Video Game
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
 
Little Explorers 10:00 am
Little Explorers
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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 on Fridays 10:00 am
Wii Video Games on Fridays
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Fun for everyone! Hope to see you for some fun!
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class 12:00 pm
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class
May 18 @ 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 »
Summer Concert Series 6:00 pm
Summer Concert Series
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Summer Concert Series @ Airlie Gardens
Airlie’s 2018 Summer Concert Series begins May 18th and runs every 1st and 3rd Friday through September 14th.   Concerts are from 6pm-8pm each scheduled evening and are open to the general ... Read More »
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Little Explorers 10:00 am
Little Explorers
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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 »
County Activity Day & Talent Show 1:00 pm
County Activity Day & Talent Show
May 19 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
County Activity Day May 19  Youth will gain experience giving a 5 to 12-minute presentation or demonstration on a topic of their choice in a small-scale, friendly environment. Youth will ... Read More »
Museum Explorers 2:00 pm
Museum Explorers
May 19 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Ignite your curiosity! Discover history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear through interactive science investigations, hands-on exploration and unique artifacts. Our activities are designed to stimulate curiosity and ... Read More »
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Discovery Lab 2:30 pm
Discovery Lab
May 20 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Investigate, experiment, and explore! In the Discovery Lab, the whole family can drop-in for fun, quick experiments and hands-on investigations. Ideal for ages 5 and up. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
Spring Yoga Series 8:00 am
Spring Yoga Series
May 22 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Spring Yoga Series @ Airlie Gardens
4-Week Spring Yoga Series: Tuesdays, May 1-22nd  Airlie Gardens & Longwave Yoga present a 4-week series of “Yoga in the Gardens!” Join us on Tuesdays, May 1-22 at 8:00am and enjoy the ... Read More »
New Yoga Class 1:45 pm
New Yoga Class
May 22 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Gentle Yoga for Bone and Back Health is a mat/chair yoga class designed for people who are experiencing back issues, have been diagnosed with Osteopenia/ Osteoporosis or have difficulty getting ... Read More »
Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting 5:30 pm
Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting
May 22 @ 5:30 pm
View the ZBA Schedule » View ZBA Agenda Packets »
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Older Americans Month Celebration 10:00 am
Older Americans Month Celebration
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Free hotdogs, chips, drinks, and cold slices of watermelon will be served as we celebrate Older Americans Month. Please stop by and join us. Come hungry!
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
May 23 @ 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
May 23 @ 2:00 pm
View the TRC meeting schedule » View TRC Agenda Packets & Reports » For more information please contact Sam Burgess at (910) 798-7441 or Benjamin Andrea at (910) 798-7571.
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Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
Volunteer Opportunity- Airlie Gardens
May 24 @ 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 »
Crafts, Knitting, Quilting and Plarning 9:30 am
Crafts, Knitting, Quilting and Plarning
May 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Every Thursday at 9:30am in Craftroom 1. Call 798-6409 for more information.
Geri-Fit ——A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
76’ers Square Dance 7:00 pm
76’ers Square Dance
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 
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Bowling – Wii Video Game 10:00 am
Bowling – Wii Video Game
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
 
Little Explorers 10:00 am
Little Explorers
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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 on Fridays 10:00 am
Wii Video Games on Fridays
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Fun for everyone! Hope to see you for some fun!
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class 12:00 pm
Geri-Fit – A Friday Afternoon Class
May 25 @ 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 10:00 am
Little Explorers
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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 »
Museum Explorers 2:00 pm
Museum Explorers
May 26 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Ignite your curiosity! Discover history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear through interactive science investigations, hands-on exploration and unique artifacts. Our activities are designed to stimulate curiosity and ... Read More »
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Planetarium Film: Explore 1:30 pm
Planetarium Film: Explore
May 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Our future on Mars depends on discoveries from the past! (27 minutes) Showtimes: 1:30pm, 2:15pm, and 3pm  
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County Offices Closed
County Offices Closed
May 28 all-day
All New Hanover County offices are closed on Monday, May 28 for Memorial Day.
Geri – Fit – a Monday morning class 8:30 am
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
New Yoga Class 1:45 pm
New Yoga Class
May 29 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Gentle Yoga for Bone and Back Health is a mat/chair yoga class designed for people who are experiencing back issues, have been diagnosed with Osteopenia/ Osteoporosis or have difficulty getting ... Read More »
Childbirth Class 5:45 pm
Childbirth Class
May 29 @ 5:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Class 1 – Labor Overview, Exercise, Comfort Measures Class 2 – Stages of Labor, Breathing, Hospital Plans Class 3 – Medical Intervention, C-Section, Pain Management Class 4 – Breastfeeding Class ... Read More »
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AGING POLICY LISTENING SESSION 10:00 am
AGING POLICY LISTENING SESSION
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
NC Aging Plan 2019-2023 Be Engaged, Be Heard, and Be Informed The aging policy listening sessions will help identify the needs of North Carolina’s older citizens, disabled adults and their caregivers.  ... Read More »
HEALTH AND RESOURCE FAIR 10:00 am
HEALTH AND RESOURCE FAIR
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
The New Hanover County Senior Resource Center (NHCSRC) will be holding the annual Senior Health & Resource Fair on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 10am to 1pm. Area seniors and ... Read More »
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
May 30 @ 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
May 31 @ 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 »
Crafts, Knitting, Quilting and Plarning 9:30 am
Crafts, Knitting, Quilting and Plarning
May 31 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Every Thursday at 9:30am in Craftroom 1. Call 798-6409 for more information.
Board of Commissioners Agenda Review 4:00 pm
Geri-Fit ——A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
76’ers Square Dance 7:00 pm
76’ers Square Dance
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm