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1/10/2018
The Outer Banks
What Can You Do To Help?

People often ask me at the end of a presentation what they can do to help. The legal obstacles seem overwhelming; the level of political discourse is discouraging at best. But, yes, you CAN help - in small but meaningful ways.
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Outer Banks Chorus Spring Season
"The Outer Banks Chorus: ON BROADWAY", featuring music from over 45 Broadway
musicals. Weekly rehearsals begin on Tuesday, January 16, at 5:30 p.m. in
the Fellowship Hall of Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church,
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Dominion Energy North Carolina Contribution Enhances Education Programs At The Elizabethan Gardens
The Elizabethan Gardens has received a $5,000 grant from Dominion Energy North Carolina through the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation to enhance their educational programs by re-purposing a building for that goal.
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Volunteer Retention Strategies: 4 Tips To Retain Your Supporters
Identifying and deploying the right strategic volunteer retention strategies is a must for nonprofit organizations. Volunteers are a critical aspect of nonprofit success. Keeping track of your volunteer data, better equipping volunteers to fulfill opportunities, making a good first impression, and recognizing volunteers is a great place to start.
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9th Annual AfterDark At All Saints.
For the ninth consecutive year, we have invited church members, friends and neighbors throughout our area to share their talents and passions by offering courses and workshops to people of all ages. In this catalog you will find some remarkable opportunities taught by fascinating and richly experienced individuals. All the net proceeds from this program will be used by All Saints Church to give back to our community through our outreach programs.
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Find A Sea Turtle, Call 252-441-8622
The Network for Sea Turtles (N.E.S.T.) information material says: should you find a sea turtle nesting, a sea turtle in distress or if you need to notify someone of a sea turtle sighting to call the 24/7 N.E.S.T. Hotline at 252-441-8622.
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Room At The Inn Creates A Home.
Even more significant is the addition of Macchirole, someone RITI co-founder Gail Leonard describes as having "such humanity and such understanding of what our guests have gone through...And it's made such a difference already. She has made this program more than it was. She's made it a home."
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OBX Sentinel Publishes Series On Substance Abuse.
In August, the Sentinel began a comprehensive look at drug abuse and the collateral damage that has destroyed individuals, devastated families, and infected communities.
The world of drug abuse is inhabited by hardened criminals, but in many cases ordinary people as well.
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Community Foundation Grant Application Deadline Occurs On Fri, Jan 26
January 26, 2018 is the first application deadline of the year for the Outer Banks Community Foundation's Community Enrichment Grants Program. Applications must be submitted online via www.obcf.org.
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Where Would We Be Without Girl Scouts Thin Mints?
Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast is excited for the return of Girl Scout S'mores-a crunchy graham sandwich cookie with a creamy chocolate and marshmallowy filling. Seven additional varieties of cookies will also be offered this year: Thin Mints, Samoas, Tagalongs, Trefoils, Do-Si-Dos, Savannah Smiles and Toffee-tastics (gluten free).
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Video: Board Of Commissioners Year In Review
Video: Board of Commissioners Year in Review
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Report On Board Of Education Meeting
Dare Schools launched itself on social media platforms, Twitter, Facebook,
and Instagram. A completely new website will be ready in a few months. Dr. Farrelly and
the staff are in the midst of "rebranding" the image of Dare Schools.
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January 10 2018


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Don and Catharine Bryan Cultural Series
The Elizabethan Gardens
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What Can You Do To Help?
People often ask me at the end of a presentation what they can do to help. The legal obstacles seem overwhelming; the level of political discourse is discouraging at best. But, yes, you CAN help - in small but meaningful ways.
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Outer Banks Chorus Spring Season
"The Outer Banks Chorus: ON BROADWAY", featuring music from over 45 Broadway
musicals. Weekly rehearsals begin on Tuesday, January 16, at 5:30 p.m. in
the Fellowship Hall of Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church,
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Dominion Energy North Carolina Contribution Enhances Education Programs At The Elizabethan Gardens
The Elizabethan Gardens has received a $5,000 grant from Dominion Energy North Carolina through the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation to enhance their educational programs by re-purposing a building for that goal.
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Volunteer Retention Strategies: 4 Tips To Retain Your Supporters
Identifying and deploying the right strategic volunteer retention strategies is a must for nonprofit organizations. Volunteers are a critical aspect of nonprofit success. Keeping track of your volunteer data, better equipping volunteers to fulfill opportunities, making a good first impression, and recognizing volunteers is a great place to start.
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9th Annual After Dark At All Saints.
For the ninth consecutive year, we have invited church members, friends and neighbors throughout our area to share their talents and passions by offering courses and workshops to people of all ages. In this catalog you will find some remarkable opportunities taught by fascinating and richly experienced individuals. All the net proceeds from this program will be used by All Saints Church to give back to our community through our outreach programs.
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Find A Sea Turtle, Call 252-441-8622
The Network for Sea Turtles (N.E.S.T.) information material says: should you find a sea turtle nesting, a sea turtle in distress or if you need to notify someone of a sea turtle sighting to call the 24/7 N.E.S.T. Hotline at 252-441-8622.
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Room At The Inn Creates A Home.
Even more significant is the addition of Macchirole, someone RITI co-founder Gail Leonard describes as having "such humanity and such understanding of what our guests have gone through...And it's made such a difference already. She has made this program more than it was. She's made it a home."
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OBX Sentinel Publishes Series On Substance Abuse.
In August, the Sentinel began a comprehensive look at drug abuse and the collateral damage that has destroyed individuals, devastated families, and infected communities.
The world of drug abuse is inhabited by hardened criminals, but in many cases ordinary people as well.
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Community Foundation Grant Application Deadline Occurs On Fri, Jan 26
January 26, 2018 is the first application deadline of the year for the Outer Banks Community Foundation's Community Enrichment Grants Program. Applications must be submitted online via www.obcf.org.
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Where Would We Be Without Girl Scouts Thin Mints?
Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast is excited for the return of Girl Scout S'mores-a crunchy graham sandwich cookie with a creamy chocolate and marshmallows filling. Seven additional varieties of cookies will also be offered this year: Thin Mints, Samoas, Tagalongs, Trefoils, Do-Si-Dos, Savannah Smiles and Toffee-tastics (gluten free).
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Video: Board Of Commissioners Year In Review
Video: Board of Commissioners Year in Review
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Report On Board Of Education Meeting
Dare Schools launched itself on social media platforms, Twitter, Facebook,
and Instagram. A completely new website will be ready in a few months. Dr. Farrelly and
the staff are in the midst of "rebranding" the image of Dare Schools.
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Voice: Sixth Annual Veterans Waterfowl Hunt
Local businesses pitch in for annual veterans waterfowl hunt By Sam Walker on December 31, 2017 The event started in 2013. (submitted photo) In support of the WWIA Foundation and America's combat wounded Purple Heart veterans, Beach Realty and Construction/Kitty Hawk Rentals will host a group of veterans in a sound front historic hunting lodge renovated into [...]
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Stand Down For Homeless Vets And All Vets In Need.
Sponsored by the NCWorks Center and Dare County Veterans Affairs jointly, the event will be held at the Dare County NCWorks Career Center at 2522 S. Croatan Highway, Nags Head. The NCWorks Veterans Specialist and Dare County Veterans Affairs Administrator will be on hand to assist with: VA benefits information, legal services information, employment services, information about veteran organizations and cold weather clothing.
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Court Fines And Fees: Criminalizing Poverty In North Carolina
In trial courts across North Carolina, poor criminal defendants are regularly and systematically billed for an array of fines and fees they can't afford. Fees are imposed at almost every step in the criminal justice process, starting before conviction and extending for months or years after sentencing.
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Matthew Van Hoose Piano Recital (Bryan Cultural Series)Wed, Jan 10, 2018 7:30pm


Hailed by the Baltimore Sun for his "spirited and polished playing," Matthew Van Hoose has established himself as one of the most sought-after pianists in the Baltimore-Washington area. Dr. Van Hoose has performed with members of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and the Post-Classical Ensemble. He has appeared as concerto soloist with the Virginia Symphony, the NIH Philharmonia, the Virginia Beach Pops Orchestra, the Oberlin Conservatory Symphony Orchestra and the Indiana University Symphony Orchestra. Matthew has also performed with many world-renowned artists, including flutist Jonathan Snowden and clarinetist Loren Kitt. He has studied and performed at such prestigious music festivals as Chautauqua, Sarasota and Kent-Blossom. Dr. Van Hoose has won prizes at several competitions, including an Honorable Mention in the 2002 Bartok-Kabalevsky-Prokofiev International Piano Competition. His principal teachers have been Walter Noona, Lydia Frumkin, and Gyorgy Sebok. A native of the area, Matthew currently resides in the greater Washington, D.C. area and is also on the faculty of Sidwell Friends School. Additionally, he is the ballpark organist for the Washington Nationals.

Phone: (252) 564-9767
More Info: http://bryanculturalseries.org/events-vanhoose.html
Location Details
All Saints Episcopal Church



Volunteer

Mano Al Hermano Volunteer

Shoreline Cleanup At Kitty Hawk Woods January 13th, 2018

League Of Women Voters

Make A Wish Eastern North Carolina Volunteer

Interfaith Community Outreach Volunteer

Duck Beach Plantings

Arts Council Dare County

Kill Devil Hills (Town) Volunteer Opportunity

Youth Council Dare County

Blood Donors Needed

Beach Food Pantry Teen Tuesdays

Outer Banks Relief Foundation




The Outer Banks Hospital To Be First In State Designated Dementia-Friendly

Beach Food Pantry Volunteer

Children And Youth Partnership

Hotline

Theater Of Dare



All Volunteer Opportunities


What's Happening on the Outer Banks

Wounded Warriors in Action Foundation Inc. Sixth Annual North Carolina Waterfowl Event
Wed, Jan 10 to Sun, Jan 14, 2018 @ Kilmarlic Golf Club
In support of the WWIA Foundation and America's combat wounded Purple Heart veterans, Beach Realty and Construction/Kitty Hawk Rentals...

All Aboard The Health Coach! Free Wellness Screenings by Appointment
Wed, Jan 10, 2018 7:30am - 11:00am @ Outer Banks Family YMCA
This event is open to the public. The Health Coach will be on-site offering free wellness screens. If you would like to make an appointmen...

Green Drinks, Green Turtles, and Gray Seals
Wed, Jan 10, 2018 7:00pm - 9:00pm @ Waverider's Coffee & Deli
Whoever said winter is the slow season around here certainly didn't discuss that with our regional wildlife. Karen Clark / KC with N...
Science Thursday
Thu, Jan 11, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm @ Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum
Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum presents "Science Thursday" every week at 4:00. Programs feature a "guest scientist" who presents a hands...
Life After Birth: Thriving and Not Just Surviving -
Thu, Jan 11, 2018 7:00pm @ The Well Yoga Co-Op
Outer Banks Birth Network is partnering with Mommy and Me OBX to bring back Doula Dallas Bossola with Dallas Bossola - Bloom Doula Services ...

Gentle Chair Yoga
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm @ Baum Center
The Outer Banks Hospital is happy to invite community members, as well as chronic illness and cancer survivors, to participate i...

WINTERLIGHTS PRESENTED BY SOUTHERN BANK
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm
November 25, 28, 29, 30; December 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 19, 20, 21, 22 23, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30; January 5, 6, 12, 13, 19,...
Shoreline Cleanup at Kitty Hawk Woods
Sat, Jan 13, 2018 9:00am - 12:00pm @ Sandy Run Park
One of the North Carolina Coastal Federation's primary initiatives is to reduce the amount of marine debris littering coastal shorelin...

WINTERLIGHTS PRESENTED BY SOUTHERN BANK
Sat, Jan 13, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm
November 25, 28, 29, 30; December 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 19, 20, 21, 22 23, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30; January 5, 6, 12, 13, 19,...
Spiritual Community Gathering and Guidance
Sun, Jan 14, 2018 2:00pm - 4:00pm @ Ashtanga Yoga Center Obx
Are you looking to find your spiritual community in the Outer Banks? Do you have questions about your spiritual wellness? Mind Body or Spir...

Better Breathers Club
Mon, Jan 15, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm @ Outer Banks Hospital Cancer Resource Center - Medical Office Building - 2nd Floor
Taking care of your emotional health is a key part of managing your COPD or other lung disease. The Better Breathers Club offered at The Ou...
GEM and the Dare Arts Council Art Classes
Mon, Jan 15, 2018 1:00pm - 3:00pm @ Dare County Arts Council
Design and create elegant pieces of jewelry, stained glass and wood projects with GEM and the Dare County Arts Council's artists. Make ...
OBX Chorus Spring 2018 ........Broadway
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 5:30pm - 7:30pm @ Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church
New volunteer vocalists are welcome to join the Outer Banks Chorus as it begins rehearsal for its Spring 2018 Season..."The Outer Banks Chor...

Veterans Stand Down
Wed, Jan 17, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm @ Dare County NCWorks Career Center
NAGS HEAD - Outers Banks and surrounding area veterans are invited to attend a Veterans "Stand Down" from 10 a.m. to 12 p...
Science Thursday
Thu, Jan 18, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm @ Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum
Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum presents "Science Thursday" every week at 4:00. Programs feature a "guest scientist" who presents a hands...
Monthly meeting
Thu, Jan 18, 2018 5:30pm - 6:30pm @ Grace Lutheran Church
Inviting all mothers with children serving or who have served in the armed services. We support each other and mail boxes with goodies to de...

Gentle Chair Yoga
Fri, Jan 19, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm @ Baum Center
The Outer Banks Hospital is happy to invite community members, as well as chronic illness and cancer survivors, to participate i...

WINTERLIGHTS PRESENTED BY SOUTHERN BANK
Fri, Jan 19, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm
November 25, 28, 29, 30; December 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 19, 20, 21, 22 23, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30; January 5, 6, 12, 13, 19,...

TERRARIUM GARDEN
Sat, Jan 20, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm
Terrarium Garden10:00 AM-12:00 PM Limited to 12 participants$50 for members. $65 for not-yet members.A terrariums are decorative glass con...

Open House at the Coastal Studies Institute
Sat, Jan 20, 2018 1:00pm - 4:00pm @ Coastal Studies Institute
Join us for an afternoon open house at the Coastal Studies Institute! Tour the campus and facilities, learn about current research and edu...

WINTERLIGHTS PRESENTED BY SOUTHERN BANK
Sat, Jan 20, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm
November 25, 28, 29, 30; December 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 19, 20, 21, 22 23, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30; January 5, 6, 12, 13, 19,...

Community Care Faire
Sun, Jan 21, 2018 1:00pm - 4:00pm @ Nags Head Elementary School
Many in our community are unaware of the wonderful services and resources available to them. Thus, the purpose of the Community Care Faire...
GEM and the Dare Arts Council Art Classes
Mon, Jan 22, 2018 1:00pm - 3:00pm @ Dare County Arts Council
Design and create elegant pieces of jewelry, stained glass and wood projects with GEM and the Dare County Arts Council's artists. Make ...
OBX Chorus Spring 2018 ........Broadway
Tue, Jan 23, 2018 5:30pm - 7:30pm @ Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church
New volunteer vocalists are welcome to join the Outer Banks Chorus as it begins rehearsal for its Spring 2018 Season..."The Outer Banks Chor...
Science Thursday
Thu, Jan 25, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm @ Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum
Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum presents "Science Thursday" every week at 4:00. Programs feature a "guest scientist" who presents a hands...

Community Foundation Grant Application Deadline
Fri, Jan 26, 2018
January 26, 2018 is the first application deadline of the year for the Outer Banks Community Foundation's Community Enrichment Grants...
Breastfeeding Bistro: Working and Pumping
Fri, Jan 26, 2018 10:30am - 11:30am @ Waverider's Coffee & Deli
Join us on Friday, January 26th, at 10:30 AM at **Waveriders Coffee & Deli** in NAGS HEAD where we will have an informal sharing of brea...

Cancer Lunch and Learn: Supporting Adolescents and Young Adults Living With Cancer
Fri, Jan 26, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm @ Outer Banks Hospital Education Suite - Medical Office Building - 2nd Floor
This is an online, interactive lecture. A cancer diagnosis can be devastating at any phase of life, and particularly difficult for adoles...

Gentle Chair Yoga
Fri, Jan 26, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm @ Baum Center
The Outer Banks Hospital is happy to invite community members, as well as chronic illness and cancer survivors, to participate i...
GEM and the Dare Arts Council Art Classes
Mon, Jan 29, 2018 1:00pm - 3:00pm @ Dare County Arts Council
Design and create elegant pieces of jewelry, stained glass and wood projects with GEM and the Dare County Arts Council's artists. Make ...
OBX Chorus Spring 2018 ........Broadway
Tue, Jan 30, 2018 5:30pm - 7:30pm @ Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church
New volunteer vocalists are welcome to join the Outer Banks Chorus as it begins rehearsal for its Spring 2018 Season..."The Outer Banks Chor...

Lunch and Learn: Managing Your Stress with Christina Bowen, MD
Wed, Jan 31, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm @ Outer Banks Hospital Medical Office Building- Port Room
Lunch and Learn featuring Christina Bowen, MD. Discuss ways to manage stress and keep your heart healthy! Lunch will be served. Seating is l...
Science Thursday
Thu, Feb 1, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm @ Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum
Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum presents "Science Thursday" every week at 4:00. Programs feature a "guest scientist" who presents a hands...
OBX WAVE Volleyball Fundraiser
Thu, Feb 1, 2018 5:30pm @ Stack em High Pancakes and More
OBX Wave Volleyball Club players are selling tickets for our Pancake Dinner Funrdraiser. $8 for a short stack of pancakes, choice of bacon...

Gentle Chair Yoga
Fri, Feb 2, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm @ Baum Center
The Outer Banks Hospital is happy to invite community members, as well as chronic illness and cancer survivors, to participate i...

A Vision Experience
Fri, Feb 2, 2018 at 3:00pm
Sat, Feb 3, 2018
Sun, Feb 4, 2018
A unique event that encourages, empowers and uplifts women to take their lives to the next level and thrive. Join us on the Outer Banks as w...

ANNUALS FROM SEED
Sat, Feb 3, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm
10:00am-12:00pm FREE for members. $15 for not-yet members.Limited to 12 participants.Growing Summer annuals from seeds is easy and rewardi...
GEM's Harmony Cafe
Sat, Feb 3, 2018 11:00am - 2:00pm @ Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church (in the Fellowship Hall)
Harmony Café is a place where any senior that would benefit from memory care may practice that skill in a safe, supportive, and engag...
GEM and the Dare Arts Council Art Classes
Mon, Feb 5, 2018 1:00pm - 3:00pm @ Dare County Arts Council
Design and create elegant pieces of jewelry, stained glass and wood projects with GEM and the Dare County Arts Council's artists. Make ...
OBX Chorus Spring 2018 ........Broadway
Tue, Feb 6, 2018 5:30pm - 7:30pm @ Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church
New volunteer vocalists are welcome to join the Outer Banks Chorus as it begins rehearsal for its Spring 2018 Season..."The Outer Banks Chor...
OBX Pirates Parrot Head Club
Tue, Feb 6, 2018 6:00pm - 8:00pm @ Hurricane Mo's
We are the Outer Banks branch of the Jimmy Buffett fan club or "Parrotheads". Our mission statement is "Partying for a Purpose". We support ...
Science Thursday
Thu, Feb 8, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm @ Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum
Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum presents "Science Thursday" every week at 4:00. Programs feature a "guest scientist" who presents a hands...

Gentle Chair Yoga
Fri, Feb 9, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm @ Baum Center
The Outer Banks Hospital is happy to invite community members, as well as chronic illness and cancer survivors, to participate i...
Chocolate and More Auction
Sat, Feb 10, 2018 6:00pm - 10:00pm @ Unitarian Universalist Meeting House
UUCOB will be holding their annual Chocolate and More Auction on Saturday, February 10 from 6:00 to 10:00 pm. It promises to be "lots ...
Chocolate and More Auction
Sat, Feb 10, 2018 6:00pm - 10:00pm @ Unitarian Universalist Meeting House
UUCOB will be holding their annual Chocolate and More Auction on Saturday, February 10 from 6:00 to 10:00 pm. It promises to be "lots ...


















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