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Little Explorers – I Got the Rhythm 10:00 am
Little Explorers – I Got the Rhythm
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in the Museum 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
Feb 1 @ 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
Feb 1 @ 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 – I Got the Rhythm 10:00 am
Little Explorers – I Got the Rhythm
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in the Museum 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 »
Teen Maze 2019 10:00 am
Teen Maze 2019
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Teen Maze 2019 @ New Hanover County Health Department
The New Hanover County Health Department would like to announce the next Teen Maze for the PREP program. This event will take place on February 2nd, 2019 from 10:00 am ... Read More »
Coloring Wilmington: Celebrating Black History Month Coloring Contest Saturday 1:00 pm
Coloring Wilmington: Celebrating Black History Month Coloring Contest Saturday
Feb 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join Cape Fear Museum and Support the Port Foundation in celebrating Black History Month with a coloring contest. Three coloring pages from the foundation’s “Wilmington N.C. in Color” coloring book ... Read More »
Engineering Challenge – Skyscraper Builds 2:00 pm
Engineering Challenge – Skyscraper Builds
Feb 2 @ 2:00 pm
Think like an engineer! Design, build, and test a prototype of your creation. Drop in at 2 PM to put your skills to the test. Perfect for kids age 5 ... Read More »
Wilmington NAACP 100th Anniversary: A Panel Discussion 3:30 pm
Wilmington NAACP 100th Anniversary: A Panel Discussion
Feb 2 @ 3:30 pm
Join Cape Fear Museum and Wilmington’s chapter of the NAACP for an engaging discussion on the 100th anniversary of the local organization’s founding in 1919 and a look at its ... Read More »
Cotillion Dance 7:00 pm
Cotillion Dance
Feb 2 @ 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
Feb 3 @ 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 »
Becoming American Film: New York & The Jewish Americans 2:30 pm
Becoming American Film: New York & The Jewish Americans
Feb 3 @ 2:30 pm
Join Cape Fear Museum and local experts for a thought-provoking six week film and discussion series that explores diverse immigrant experiences in American history. “The Century of Immigration: 1820-1924” chronicles ... Read More »
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Trips and Travel Information Session 11:00 am
Trips and Travel Information Session
Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
Feb 6 @ 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 »
Girl Scout Workshop: Space Science Explorers 2:00 pm
Girl Scout Workshop: Space Science Explorers
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Explore the night sky and discover the wonders of astronomy with hands-on activities and planetarium programs. Scout will complete the badge requirements for their “Space Science” badge. Badges are not ... Read More »
Technical Review Committee Meeting 2:00 pm
Technical Review Committee Meeting
Feb 6 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 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 – Black History Month: Famous Inventions 11:00 am
Little Explorers Out & About – Black History Month: Famous Inventions
Feb 7 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
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Little Explorers – Black History Month: Famous Inventions 10:00 am
Little Explorers – Black History Month: Famous Inventions
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in the Museum 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
Feb 8 @ 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
Feb 8 @ 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 »
Historic House Research Made Simple 6:00 pm
Historic House Research Made Simple
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
If you’ve always been curious about your home’s history, you won’t want to miss this fun, informative, FREE how-to presentation on Wilmington’s popular historic plaque program. Professional researcher and Historic ... Read More »
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Maker Mania Family Day 1:00 pm
Maker Mania Family Day
Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bring your imagination for a fun afternoon filled with invention and innovation! Craft and create with recycled materials Artistic circuitry Building challenges Learn to code with SCRATCH© Design and drop ... Read More »
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Becoming American Film: Welcome to Shelbyville 2:30 pm
Becoming American Film: Welcome to Shelbyville
Feb 10 @ 2:30 pm
Join Cape Fear Museum and local experts for a thought-provoking six week film and discussion series that explores diverse immigrant experiences in American history. “Promise and Prejudice” explores the tension ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
Regular Board Meeting 3:00 pm
Breastfeeding Classes 5:45 pm
Breastfeeding Classes
Feb 12 @ 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 »
Over 50’s Dance 7:30 pm
Over 50’s Dance
Feb 12 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
 
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Bird Hike 8:00 am
Bird Hike
Feb 13 @ 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 »
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
Feb 13 @ 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
Feb 14 @ 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 – I’m Human 11:00 am
Little Explorers Out & About – I’m Human
Feb 14 @ 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 »
Board of Commissioners Agenda Review 4:00 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class
Feb 14 @ 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
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
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Little Explorers – I’m Human 10:00 am
Little Explorers – I’m Human
Feb 15 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in the Museum 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
Feb 15 @ 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
Feb 15 @ 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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Try A Tennis Tournament 9:00 am
Try A Tennis Tournament
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fast Four Tennis Tournament for beginner tennis players who have completed Try Tennis or a USTA player 3.0 or below. Join us Saturday February 23rd for a fun doubles tournament. ... Read More »
Little Explorers – I’m Human 10:00 am
Little Explorers – I’m Human
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in the Museum 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 – Be an Inventor 2:00 pm
Discovery Lab – Be an Inventor
Feb 16 @ 2:00 pm
Be an inventor and explore famous African American inventors! Ignite your curiosity and discover history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear through hands-on exploration and fun science labs. Themes ... Read More »
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Becoming American Film: The New Americans 2:30 pm
Becoming American Film: The New Americans
Feb 17 @ 2:30 pm
Join Cape Fear Museum and local experts for a thought-provoking six week film and discussion series that explores diverse immigrant experiences in American history. “Between Two Worlds: Identity and Acculturation” ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit ….a Tuesday morning class 8:00 am
Support Group for Women 10:30 am
Support Group for Women
Feb 19 @ 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 »
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Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity 10:00 am
Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity
Feb 20 @ 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
Feb 20 @ 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
Feb 20 @ 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
Feb 21 @ 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 – Nursery Rhyme Science 11:00 am
Little Explorers Out & About – Nursery Rhyme Science
Feb 21 @ 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 »
Joint Special Meeting with Wilmington City Council 3:00 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class 5:45 pm
Geri-Fit — A Thursday evening class
Feb 21 @ 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
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
Woodland Stewards – Getting to know your woodlands: A primer for beginners 7:00 pm
Woodland Stewards – Getting to know your woodlands: A primer for beginners
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Woodland Stewards: A regional Extension program for landowners.Getting to know your woodlands: A primer for beginners Join other woodland landowners through out the region to learn about how you can ... Read More »
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Little Explorers – Nursery Rhyme Science 10:00 am
Little Explorers – Nursery Rhyme Science
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in the Museum 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
Feb 22 @ 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
Feb 22 @ 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 – Nursery Rhyme Science 10:00 am
Little Explorers – Nursery Rhyme Science
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends in the Museum 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 »
Milkweed Madness: DIY Greenhouse 10:00 am
Milkweed Madness: DIY Greenhouse
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Milkweed Madness:  DIY Greenhouse @ Airlie Gardens
Do you want to help our Monarch butterflies, but don’t know how? Join Airlie Gardens Educators for a family friendly introductory program on how to grow milkweed. Growing this plant ... Read More »
Planetarium Adventures – Earth’s Wild Ride 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures – Earth’s Wild Ride
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
While learning about eclipses, the ice age, Earth’s water cycle and differences between the Earth and Moon, the audience will be taken on a roller-coaster-like ride through canyons of raging ... Read More »
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Becoming American Film: Destination America 2:30 pm
Becoming American Film: Destination America
Feb 24 @ 2:30 pm
Join Cape Fear Museum and local experts for a thought-provoking six week film and discussion series that explores diverse immigrant experiences in American history. “Help Wanted? Immigration and Work” looks ... Read More »
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Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class 12:00 pm
Geri – Fit – a Wednesday afternoon class
Feb 27 @ 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
Feb 28 @ 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 – Old Stuff 11:00 am
Little Explorers Out & About – Old Stuff
Feb 28 @ 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
Feb 28 @ 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
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
 
Woodland Stewards – Getting to know your woodlands: A primer for beginners 7:00 pm
Woodland Stewards – Getting to know your woodlands: A primer for beginners
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Woodland Stewards: A regional Extension program for landowners.Getting to know your woodlands: A primer for beginners Join other woodland landowners through out the region to learn about how you can ... Read More »