Feb
1
Fri
Art Play @ Serenity Studio Arts
Feb 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Bring your 18 month – 3 year old to play and explore, create and have fun! Tuesdays and Fridays 10:30-11:30am
No registration needed $5 per class, $40 for a Multipass (8 classes, 2 FREE)

Concert in the Dark
Feb 1 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Concert in the Dark (Fundraiser for The Blind Center)  Come enjoy a pre-show heavy hors d’oeuvres dinner plus drinks followed by a showing by the Tar River Band and various local solos and duos. Blind folds provided for a “blind concert” experience. Call 252-946-6208 for more info.

Concert in the Dark
Feb 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Concert in the Dark! Come enjoy a musical experience blindfolded and help raise funds for The Blind Center!
On Friday, February 1, 2019, our community will come together for a memorable fundraiser for The Blind Center at The Turnage Theatre on Main Street in Washington, NC. This special event will include warm fellowship, delicious hors d’oeuvres, silent and live auction, and an outstanding concert featuring nationally known Molasses Creek. Call 252-946-6208 for information on tickets and sponsorship opportunities. Tickets available at the Blind Center, Stewart’s Jewelry and J.A.’s Uniform Shop (2301 Stantonsburg Rd #B, Greenville, NC).

First Friday Art Walk @ Downtown Elizabeth City
Feb 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Come to downtown to enjoy all kinds of art and visit/shop at our local businesses and galleries!

First Friday Art Walk @ Downtown Elizabeth City
Feb 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Come to downtown to enjoy all kinds of art and visit/shop at our local businesses and galleries!

First Friday Kids Art-In
Feb 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Port Discover offers Kids Art-In during the First Friday Art Walk for members of Port Discover. Kids will enjoy a science activity, center time and pizza while parents can enjoy an evening downtown out.

Admission: $10 for first child and $5 for each additional child (per family)
Port Discover Membership is Required (You can purchase a membership at the door)

Tech Café
Feb 1 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tech Café

The goal of Tech Café is to make today’s specialized technology accessible to our local tweens & teens. Themes are chosen to be explored in a relaxed and social environment. Topics to include: game theory, stop motion animation, electronics, and more. Fee: $5 for members, $8 non-members. Refreshments also available for purchase.

Feb
2
Sat
Beaufort County Traditional Music Association Jam
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Open jam Thursday night from 6:30 to 8:30pm and every Saturday morning from 10am to 1pm.  Musicians and fans are encouraged to attend and play.  There is no admission fee. For more information, visit  http://www.bctma.org/ or call 252-946-2504 for more information.

For the Love of Port Discover Grand Re-Opening @ Port Discover
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

For the love of Port Discover, please join us on February 2 at 10am in celebration of our grand re-opening! Come see all the new exhibits we have as well as participate in some fun programming for the day. We will offer an experiment to participate in at the top of each hour and will offer an arts and crafts project all day in which you can show us your love of Port Discover! We will have membership info available as well. We cannot wait to see you all here!!

Entry to the event is $5 for the first child, each additional child is $2. Children and adults under the age of 1 are free.

https://www.facebook.com/events/323023441633400/

BCTMA Jam
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
3
Sun
Feb. 3rd Free Market @ Really Really Free Market Greenville NC
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

***Please SHARE this event***

C’mon out to this community event! Bring those cool items you no longer have use for or just pick up something new! Everything is FREE!

Potluck! Music! Friendship!

If you have a talent or skill, that is welcome, too! ❤️

https://www.facebook.com/events/376518399583268/

Feb
4
Mon
Natural Fibers Group mtg
Feb 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Our meetings may involve specific projects, talks, demonstrations, gathering materials, or field trips. We encourage members to sign up to lead one of these meetings and share a craft or technique that they know. We are open to your ideas! www.naturalfibersgroup.org

Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Class @ Pasquotank Extension Auditorium
Feb 4 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Would you like to become and Extension Master Gardener Volunteer? NC State Extension Master Gardener volunteers provide unbiased, research-based information on gardens, lawns and landscapes. Under the guidance and direction of Extension agents, volunteers complete a 40-hour training program, pass an examination, and complete at least a 40-hour internship. To remain active in the program volunteers must log a minimum of 20 hours of volunteer time and a minimum of 12 hours of continuing education each year. To learn about becoming a Master Gardener in Pasquotank County please contact, Grace Manzer, Extension Agent, Horticulture, at 252.338.3954 or via email at gemanzer@ncsu.edu

Feb
5
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Feb 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Come let your toddlers explore the center, bring a snack/lunch to enjoy in the garden afterwards. $5 per child, adults and infants are free. For an additional $1, there is a make-n-take activity available (changes monthly). Please call ahead if doing the activity, so that we can prep enough.

Rock the Pamlico
Feb 5 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join area musicians in this great Tuesday Night jam set to some of the best rock music.

Encore Theatre Monthly Membership Meeting @ 210 N. Martin Luther King Drive
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Encore Theatre Monthly Membership Meeting @ 210 N. Martin Luther King Drive

Encore Theatre Monthly meeting for all members – open to everyone interested in Encore too! First Tuesday of every month 6pm.

Pamlico Writers Group
Feb 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Rock the Pamlico
Feb 5 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Feb
6
Wed
The Story of Chocolate @ Museum of the Albemarle
Feb 6 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Story of Chocolate: Fashioned off an ingredient list from 1750, American Heritage Chocolate is an authentic, historic chocolate. Throughout the day, you’ll learn the role of chocolate in the lives of Americans during the 18th century, as well as historic methods of processing. In the end, you’ll taste their chocolate drink as our ancestors would have enjoyed it!

Free and open to the public. Call (252) 331-4033 for more information.

https://www.facebook.com/events/296173957911016/

History for Lunch: A Look at the Harlem Renaissance @ Museum of the Albemarle
Feb 6 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm

History for Lunch: A Look at the Harlem Renaissance with Dr. Leon Pringle of Albemarle Voices for Diverse Culture.

Bring your lunch and join us at the museum as Dr. Leon Pringle speaks on the historic importance of the Harlem Renaissance.

FREE and open to the public. Call (252) 335-1453 for more info.

https://www.facebook.com/events/339087223552312/

French Conversation in the Art Cafe’
Feb 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Voulez-vous parler avec nous et entre dans notre groupe de conversation? Dust off your French skills at no charre and join us at the Turnage Theatre on Wednesdays from 1:30 – 3 PM. For more informational Peg Franklin at 252-975-6010.

How Pass-Through Income Will Be Taxed For Your Business (2018 @ COA Small Business Center
Feb 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This seminar is hosted by Geri Zaler, The Tax Lady LLC.
As part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the way income from pass-through entities is taxed is changing.

Attend this seminar to determine if your sole proprietorship, partnership, or LLC qualifies for income deduction!

Register directly at the ticket link below or call 252-335-0821 ext. 2231.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1977870848971653/

Kids Draw and Paint Class @ Serenity Studio Arts on Main Street
Feb 6 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Feb
7
Thu
Preschool Art Explorers (3-5 yrs) @ Serenity Studio Arts on Main Street
Feb 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
23rd Annual East Carolina Wildlife Arts Festival @ Arts of the Pamlico
Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

The Arts of the Pamlico (AOP) will host the 23rd Annual East Carolina Wildlife Arts Festival in downtown Washington

February 7 – 9, 2019 in downtown Washington, North Carolina. Opens with exhibitor and sponsor reception on Feb 7 in the evening. Open Friday into the evening and Saturday all day.

Exciting news! AOP is partnering with the East Carolina Wildfowl Guild to coordinate and bring back the duck carving competition this year!

Duck Carver applications open through the show. Contact Jay Sullivan at james.moye.sullivan@gmail.com

Exhibitor applications are now open, closing October 1, 2018. Contact Virginia Finnerty at ecwaf2019@gmail.com for forms.

Duck Caller applications open, please contact Debra Torrence at d.torrenceaop@gmail.com, closing October 1, 2018.

Sponsorships now available for festival & competitions. Please contact Debra Torrence at d.torrenceaop@gmail.com for forms or with questions.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1993394134036027/

Beaufort County Traditional Music Association Variety Show
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Local musicians present a variety of exciting traditional music.  There is no admission fee. For more information, visit  http://www.bctma.org/ or call 252-946-2504 for more information.

BCTMA Jam
Feb 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
BCTMA Jam

BCTMA Jams at Arts of the Pamlico 6:30 – 9 PM. Free and open to all to jam or listen

Feb
8
Fri
East Carolina Wildlife Arts Festival
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – Feb 9 @ 4:00 pm

Venues this year will include the historic Turnage Theatre, the Washington Civic Center, the NC Estuarium, and the downtown art galleries.  Call 252-946-2504 for more information.

Art Play @ Serenity Studio Arts
Feb 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Bring your 18 month – 3 year old to play and explore, create and have fun! Tuesdays and Fridays 10:30-11:30am
No registration needed $5 per class, $40 for a Multipass (8 classes, 2 FREE)

Artist Reception
Feb 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Artist reception and exhibit opening.

Tech Café
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tech Café

The goal of Tech Café is to make today’s specialized technology accessible to our local tweens & teens. Themes are chosen to be explored in a relaxed and social environment. Topics to include: game theory, stop motion animation, electronics, and more. Fee: $5 for members, $8 non-members. Refreshments also available for purchase.

Feb
9
Sat
Author Fest @ PAGE AFTER PAGE BOOKSTORE
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Author Fest @ PAGE AFTER PAGE BOOKSTORE

Author Festival – Meet the people behind the books! Many authors from many genres – Presentations discussions! Free Event & Free Refreshments!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2209873635946761/

Beaufort County Traditional Music Association Jam
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Open jam Thursday night from 6:30 to 8:30pm and every Saturday morning from 10am to 1pm.  Musicians and fans are encouraged to attend and play.  There is no admission fee. For more information, visit  http://www.bctma.org/ or call 252-946-2504 for more information.

Victorian Valentines
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Learn about and make Victorian Valentines.  Registration begins January 2, 2019.  If there is enough interest, we will offer a second class, but not until the first is full.  Limit is 10 participants, and the cost is $5 per participant.  Call 252-923-3971 for more information.

BCTMA Jam
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Second Saturday Science
Feb 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Zumba to support Girls’ Inc. @ Bootles Gym (near Southgate Mall)
Feb 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Enjoy your workout and help support Girls Inc. with ZUMBA at Bootles Gym (next to mall) each second Saturday of the month at 11am. This is a free event and open to the public; donations accepted. we hope to see you there!

IC Improv @ Carolina Moon Theatre
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

I.C.(Intellectually Challenged) Improv is a strange assortment of funny people who manage to entertain you as they confuse themselves. How do they do it?

Tickets on sale at Carolina Trophy, 119 N Church St, Hertford, and online, see link below. Tickets available January 7th.

https://www.facebook.com/events/467168103687920/

Lincoln in the Maguire @ Arts of the Albemarle
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Abraham Lincoln comes to The Maguire Theatre to share scenes and emotions of his life through one of his greatest allies in life: Music.

Ticket prices will be:
$25.00 (Non-Members)
$22.00 (Members)
Military: Blue Star vouchers available (Call or Stop by for this discount)
$15.00 Students – Please show ID to verify.

Tickets can be purchased Monday – Saturday, in person at AoA, by phone at: 252-338-6455 or at our website: artsaoa.org

https://www.facebook.com/events/520616031746946/

Feb
11
Mon
Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Class @ Pasquotank Extension Auditorium
Feb 11 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Would you like to become and Extension Master Gardener Volunteer? NC State Extension Master Gardener volunteers provide unbiased, research-based information on gardens, lawns and landscapes. Under the guidance and direction of Extension agents, volunteers complete a 40-hour training program, pass an examination, and complete at least a 40-hour internship. To remain active in the program volunteers must log a minimum of 20 hours of volunteer time and a minimum of 12 hours of continuing education each year. To learn about becoming a Master Gardener in Pasquotank County please contact, Grace Manzer, Extension Agent, Horticulture, at 252.338.3954 or via email at gemanzer@ncsu.edu