The Carteret Literacy Council is excited to host our 1st Annual SCAVENGER HUNT April 1 – April 8.
We are not FOOLING around about this event promising to be full of entertainment and fun.
Enter a three person team to compete with your friends or family. Complete as many tasks that you can over eight days to earn points. The winning team earns prizes and bragging rights. The deadline to enter is March 30th. The winning team will be announced during a party on April 9th at 1:00 PM.
Check our Facebook event page https://www.facebook.com/carteretliteracy
For more information call 252-808-2020, visit carteretliteracy.org, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
CCS is partnering with The Blood Connection again this year to host a blood drive on Saturday, April 25th, from 9:00-2:00. The blood supply is critically low in our community right now surrounding the COVID-19 health crisis. The Blood Connection will be running a mobile drive using their bus at the Upper School Campus. Donors should sign up in advance at this link.
Zeta Tau Alpha's first ever benefit concert featuring Southern Justis will be held at State Theatre on April 25. A night of singing, dancing, and fundraising! Proceeds benefit the Zeta Tau Alpha Foundation to support scholarships, educational programming, leadership development and our fight against breast cancer, which includes our partnerships with Bright Pink, the NFL and the American Cancer Society. To purchase a ticket click the "buy tickets" tab above. Tickets will be sold at the door the day of the event for $20. If you are unable to attend and still want to support the cause, we would greatly appreciate monetary contributions which can be made by clicking the donate link.
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Join us for the 10th annual Crystal Coast Run/Walk for Autism on Saturday, May 30, at John Newton Park on Front Street in Beaufort!
The Crystal Coast Run/Walk for Autism will have something for everyone! Join us for the 5K competitive race, the 1-mile fun run/walk, or the kids' dash. The family-friendly event will also offer a children's play area, music, and a resource fair. Come be a part of our community for this fun day!
Registration is only $25 and all the proceeds from the Crystal Coast Run/Walk for Autism will fund local programs of the Autism Society of North Carolina, the leading statewide resource organization serving the over 65,000 people in NC across the spectrum throughout their lifespans.
Join the Alzheimer’s Association at its 2020 Walk to End Alzheimer’s and The Longest Day Expo to learn more about its two signature fundraising events. Hear from top team captains, get equipped with valuable resources and materials, network with other supporters and learn more about the Alzheimer’s Association. Light refreshments will be served. There is no charge to attend the event, but RSVPs are encouraged by registering online at https://tinyurl.com/WalkTLDExpoWilmington20. For more information, call 919-241-5938.
Event will have live animals, tractors, etc.
Joe Shingara is playing music.
Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/
Inspire ENC LLC’s first ever ENC Pride benefiting Free Mom Hugs – North Carolina happens June 20th at Pearson Park in Kinston, NC!
Join us for our free family friendly event to help unify the LGBTQIA+ community and its allies in Eastern North Carolina!
This festival features drag queens, local music and vendors! More information about the event coming soon.
o July 4th themed party-
o We will be giving away hotdogs and snacks to everyone. Probably have party favors (small flags, balloons, etc).
o Bouncy House.
o Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/
o Waterslide (inflatable)
o Will create a “Sand Beach”.
o Small Splash Pad.
o Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/
HOPE FOR THE WARRIORS RESCHEDULES 15th ANNUAL RUN FOR THE WARRIORS - JACKSONVILLE
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (March 24, 2020) – Hope For The Warriors 15th Annual Run For The Warriors - Jacksonville scheduled for April 4 has been rescheduled for Saturday, Nov. 14.
Hosted at Riverwalk Crossing Park in Jacksonville, the event features a half marathon and 5K, with all races adaptive equipment friendly.
Individuals already registered for the April event can transfer their registration to the Nov. 14 run or choose to participate in the Run For The Warriors - New Bern race on Saturday, June 27. Another option is to donate their entry fee to Hope For The Warriors for a full tax deduction.
Those who choose to transfer to Nov. 14 will be guaranteed a 15th Annual Run For The Warriors - Jacksonville t-shirt.
Albemarle Commission’s Senior Nutrition Program is seeking Meals on Wheels volunteers for routes in Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Hyde, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell and Washington counties in North Carolina. There is an urgent need for volunteers in Chowan and Pasquotank counties, who have a waiting list for potential clients due to lack of volunteers. Routes start at 11 am, Monday through Friday. Each route takes about an hour to complete. Volunteering as little as one day a month makes a huge impact for our home bound seniors. For more information on becoming a volunteer, please contact Laura Rollinson, Volunteer Coordinator, at (252)-404-7091 or email@example.com.