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Beaufort Historical Association's Fall Party

Beaufort, NC
The annual Fall Party has become quite the tradition at the Beaufort Historical Association, with artwork by a featured artist and great food and music all against the backdrop of elegant Beaufort homes! This year’s featured artist, Jim Carson, specializes in works painted en plein aire. Food will be served by Beaufort Grocery Company with live, light jazz by Mike Minguez and Lou Pedro. Tickets are $100 per person. Call (252) 728-5225 or visit www.beauforthistoricsite.org for more details.

Kara Nunnally, (252) 728-5225, pr@beauforthistoricsite.org


2014 Bike MS: Historic New Bern Ride

Union Point Park, New Bern, NC


Date(s): September 6 - 7, 2014
Start/Finish Location: Union Point Park, 210 E. Front Street,
New Bern, NC
Registration Fee: $35 until January 31
$45 Feb. 1 - May 31
$55 Jun. 1 - Sept. 6
Fundraising Minimum: $300
Route Options: 30, 50, 75 and 100-mile routes each day
Age Minimum: 12
Event Manager: Mandy Wellons
Email: amanda.wellons@nmss.org
Phone: 919-792-1019

The Bike MS: Historic New Bern Ride is a two-day cycling event that is more than just a ride - it's anticipation, camaradarie, personal accomplishment, and the knowledge that YOU are changing lives. The unique and inviting waterfront location of Union Point Park provides the perfect start and finish line for Bike MS. The coastal location, flat landscape, and miles of rural roads allow every level of cyclist to participate and enjoy their coice of a 30, 50, 75, or 100-mile route option each day. No matter how far you ride, enjoy great routes, stocked rest stops along the route every 10-15 miles, SAG (support and gear) vehicles, delicious meals, and a festive Team Village and finish line experience, and so much more!

Mandy Wellons
amanda.wellons@nmss.org
919-792-1019



Winterville Senior Citizens Club Presents a Fabulous 5 Day / 4 Night Vacation to The Holy Land Experience

Orlando


Your Package Includes: 4 Nights Hotel Accommodations, 4 Breakfasts at you Hotel, 3 Wonderful Dinners

The Arabian Nights Dinner Show: The Royal Celebration.
Arabian Nights' Royal Celebration presents a tale of intrigue, magic, and love. You are invited to witness the magnificent wedding of the beautiful Princess Amirah and the bold Prince Raswan, and the joining of the two most powerful Bedouin Kingdoms, the Saglawi and the Ruala. Join us, as the magic of the great Genie and the mysterious Sorcerer take us to the corners of the earth to deliver spectacles of wonder on horseback.

Admission to the Holy Land Experience in Orlando:
The Holy Land Experience is a living, biblical museum that takes you 6000 miles away and 2000 years back in time to the land of the Bible. It's unique sights, sounds and tastes stimulate your senses and blend together to create a spectacular, new experience.

Enjoy Shopping at Orlando Premium Outlets:
Featuring 180 of your favorite brands under one roof. Orlando Premium Outlets on International Dr is the largest outlet center in the southeast.

Date of Trip: October 6th - October 10th, 2014

Price: $510.00 per person - Double Occupancy
$73.00 Due by 3/31/14 Last Payment Due by 9/3/14

Travel Protection: Can be purchased at $51.00/per person for Double Occupancy. If you wish to purchase Travel Protection, please send a separate check made payable to the PML Travel & Tours. Travel Protection should be purchased at the time of your initial deposit to ensure full benefits.

Fuel surcharges by all transportation companies may be assessed.

For more information and / or reservations, please contact:
Beatrice Henderson @ 252-355-2572



Hatteras Storytelling Festival: Yarn Tellin', Foot Tappin', Hatteras Style

May 2, 2014 - May 4, 2014 --

Hatteras Village - Outer Banks
Join OUR STATE for the 2nd Annual Hatteras Storytelling Festival: Yarn Tellin', Foot Tappin', Hatteras Style
May 2 - 4, 2014
Hatteras Village - Outer Banks

Featuring storytelling with:
Clyde Edgerton - novelist, musician, and storyteller
Bland Simplson - author, storyteller, professor, and member of The Red Clay Ramblers
Clifford Swain - motivational speaker, educator, musician, and storyteller
Kevin Duffus - historian, author, and storyteller
Ben Cherry - storyteller, A.K.A. Blackbeard the Pirate
Rodney Kemp - Fish House Liar, N.C. Historian of the Year
James Charlet - local historian, storyteller

Also featuring:
Nu-Blu - nationally-known bluegrass group from Siler City, N.C.
Banjo Island - bluegrass group from Hatteras Island, Lots of local storytellers
A Taste of the Village - registration night - enjoy various culinary delights of Hatteras Village

This project is funded in part by the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau.


For more information please visit www.HatterasYarns.com or call (252) 986-2109.

For information on where to stay on Hatteras Island, please visit outerbanks.org



Wilson Woman's Club "A Tour of Homes 2014"

Apr 4, 2014 - Apr 5, 2014 --

Wilson, NC
A tour of 6 homes in the Wilson area. Tickets are $25 and includes both days. A luncheon will also be held on Friday, April 4th at the Woman's club, 402 Broad Street. Ticket are $10 in advance.

252-237-6110


Greenville Brushstrokes Clothesline Art Show

Apr 26, 2014 10 a.m.to 4 p.m.

Pitt Co. Historical Society Primitive Baptist Church Firetower Road, Greenville, NC
Our Clothesline Show features local artist paintings done in watercolor, acrylics, oil, or mixed media all of which are original works. There will be an array of framed as well as unframed art all at excellent prices. Art will be displayed in the church as well as hung outside for viewing
. Several of the artist will be on site painting. there will be live music, and a raffle drawing for an awesome watercolor original painting by one of our members, Pete Hickey.
10% of profits go to the Pitt Co. Historical Society. This is a must see and experience show!!!

Dorothy Jensen 252 355 6543
www.greenvillebrushstrokes.com



ECNAO 21st Annual Powwow

Mar 23, 2013 Noon - 6PM

Minges Coliseum



East Carolina Native American Organization will be hosting our 21st Annual Powwow at Minges. All are invited. This is a free event. We will have American Indian singing, dancing, vendors, and crafts.

hunta@ecu.edu