Sentara Albemarle to host free driving flu vaccination clinic on Saturday | Calendar
‘Once on this island’
The COA / ECSU collaborative drama student production of “Once on This Island” premieres today at 7:00 p.m., Saturday at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., Sunday at 2:00 p.m., and again from October 8-10 in the same show hours. Advance tickets $ 18 for adults, $ 17 for seniors and serving military personnel, and $ 8.50 for students and children. Buy tickets online at etix.com/ticket/e/1021829/once-on-this-island–college-of-the-albemarle-performing-arts-center. Contact PAC at 252-335-9050.
The Albemarle Museum will hold its annual meeting in Elizabeth City from 5:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. The museum will also open the “120 Years of Mystery: Nell Cropsey” exhibit starting at 6:20 pm Light refreshments will be served. Contact: Rebecca Stiles at 252-331-4021.
Albemarle Hopeline will host his Peace on the Pasquotank event to raise awareness about domestic violence at Mariners’ Wharf Park in Elizabeth City. The event will run from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Contact: 252-621-7152.
The Mid-Atlantic Christian University President’s Cup Golf Tournament will be held at Eagle Creek Golf Course, 109 Green View Road, Moyock. Registration is at 8:30 a.m., followed by a shotgun departure at 9 a.m. The cost is $ 75 per golfer or $ 300 per team. Register at [email protected] or call 334-2008.
Arts of the Albemarle will host screenings of the 10 short films entered for this year’s 24th Manhattan Short Film Festival, Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Tickets cost $ 20. Contact: (252) 338-6455, ext. 225 or by email at [email protected]
The first ArtWalk Friday will be held in downtown Elizabeth City from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Sentara Healthcare will be hosting a free flu shot clinic at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center from 8 a.m. to noon or until all vaccines are given. No appointment necessary. Flu shots will be administered on a first come, first served basis.
The Nixoton Ruritan Club will be hosting a pancake and sausage breakfast at the Halls Creek clubhouse from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. The cost is $ 5 for adults, $ 3 for children under 10.
Jollification of Hertford
The Perquimans County Restoration Association will be hosting their Jollification fundraiser and tour of historic homes from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets are $ 25. For an additional $ 10, visitors can also attend dinner at Newbold-White House at 5:30 p.m. Tickets will be sold at The United Methodist Church.
The Currituck Center of NC Cooperative Extension will host the Currituck Farm Festival at 120 Community Way, Barco, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and cooking the Brunswick Stew. Register for the event at https://currituckfarmfest21.eventbrite.com.
The American Red Cross will host a blood drive at the Shawboro Ruritan Club in Shawboro from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The 75th Chowan Regional Fair continues through Saturday at the American Legion Fairgrounds on West Queen Street in Edenton. Contact: 482-4057. The show’s website is www.ChowanFair.com.
The American Red Cross will be hosting a blood drive at the Weeksville Lions Club from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. and another at the Edenton Baptist Church on Tuesday, October 5 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The Elizabeth City Rotary Club will meet at Towne South Church of Christ at 1 p.m. Lunch will be served. Stephanie Benton will discuss sex trafficking.
Foreign War Veterans at Post 6060 will host a Swedish Meatball Meal at 1433 N. Road St., Elizabeth City from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The cost is $ 10. Free local delivery available. Contact: 338-2828.
Albemarle Regional Health Services will be hosting a mass Pfizer clinic at Elizabeth City Aviation Airpark at 1049 Consolidated Road, Elizabeth City from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at least six months ago. Participants are encouraged to bring their vaccination record.
Fleet Reserve Association Branch 293 will meet at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6060, 1433 N. Road St., Elizabeth City, at 7 p.m. Contact: https://www.facebook.com/ FRAOctober-Branch-293- 1931865113800448 /
Journey Christian Church will host a corn maze at 1923 N. Road St., Elizabeth City, starting Wednesday. The corn maze will be open on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., and from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Contact: Robert Bess at 252-335-4660 or 423-741-7156.
Author William E. Dunstan will give a talk entitled “The Woeful Story of Neil Cropsey & Jim Wilcox”, during a History for Lunch program at the Museum of the Albemarle at noon.
Albemarle Regional Health Services will be hosting a Mass Pfizer Clinic in Maple Park at 208 Airport Road in Currituck County from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. months ago. Participants are encouraged to bring their vaccination record.
The Edenton Pilgrimage, a self-guided tour of historic homes in Edenton and Chowan County, will take place on Friday and Saturday, October 8 and 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will include a tea party at the Chowan County Courthouse 1767 at 2:00 p.m. Food trucks will be available on both days. Buy tickets at the courthouse and online at edentonpilgrimage.org.
The Albemarle Food Bank will be hosting its Empty Bowls from the Albemarle event at the Albemarle Museum starting with an evening preview on Tuesday, October 12 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., followed by its Empty Bowls lunch on Wednesday, The October 13, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The preview night will include food, live entertainment and a silent auction. Lunch will include soup, bread and dessert. All tickets for either day include the buyer’s choice of a bowl handmade by a local artist. For tickets, visit www.afoodbank.org.
The Pasquotank Chapter of the NAACP will meet via Zoom on Wednesday, October 13 at 7:15 p.m. Contact: 267-6868.
The American Red Cross will be hosting blood drives at Holy Family Catholic Church in Elizabeth City on Wednesday, October 13 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and at Open Door Church in Edenton from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Foreign War Veterans at Ext. 6060 will host a Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner at 1433 N. Road St., Elizabeth City on Wednesday, October 13, 11 am to 4 pm. The cost is $ 10. Free local delivery available. Contact: 338-2828.
The American Red Cross will be hosting blood drives at the New Life Assembly of God on Monday, October 18, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. John A. Holmes High School Wednesday, October 20, 9 am to 2 pm; Fellowship Baptist Church in Moyock, Thursday, October 21, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Jarvisburg Church of Christ, Jarvisburg, Thursday, October 21, 1 pm to 6 pm; JP Knapp Early College, October 25, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and Albemarle Area Association of Realtors, Elizabeth City, October 25, 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and South Mills Ruritan Club, South Mills, October 27, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6060 will host a Meatloaf or Liver and Onion Meal at 1433 N. Road St., Elizabeth City on Wednesday, October 20 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The cost is $ 10. Free local delivery available. Contact: 338-2828.
The Elizabeth City State University Retirees Association will host a fish dinner for its annual scholarship fundraiser on Friday, October 22 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the former Walmart store on Ehringhaus street. The cost is $ 10 and tickets will be sold by members of the ECSU Retirees Association. Contact: 252-333-3976.
Arts of the Albemarle will be holding its seventh River City Rhythm & Brews Oktoberfest at the Albemarle Museum portico on Saturday, October 23, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. The event will feature nearly two dozen craft beers and ciders and be available for purchase from the Old Colony Smokehouse Food Truck. Sanctuary Vineyards will provide wine. The 5 STARR group will perform. Advance tickets cost $ 30 and can be purchased online at artsaoa.org or by calling AoA at 252 777-ARTS. Tickets at the door cost $ 35.
Post 6060 Foreign War Veterans will host a 12-inch Submarine Sandwich Meal at 1433 N. Road St., Elizabeth City on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The cost is $ 10. Free local delivery available. Contact: 338-2828.
The Elizabeth County City-Pasquotank Department of Parks and Recreation will host a screening of the movie “Monster University” on Friday, October 29 at 8:15 p.m. or at dusk, whichever comes first.
The Perquimans County Schools Foundation is launching a campaign to raise $ 100,000 to build a baseball pit on the Jim “Catfish” Hunter baseball field at Perquimans County High School. The foundation seeks funding at five levels. Donate to PCSF, Inc., PO Box 337, Hertford, NC 27944. Contact: Brenda Lassiter at [email protected]
The Salvation Army of the Albemarle region accepts requests for assistance to public services. Call 252-338-4129, Lola at extension 1 or Christina at extension 3, to make an appointment.
The Edenton Tea Party Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, a nonprofit service organization that honors the legacy of its patriotic ancestors, is looking for new members. If you are a Revolutionary War member in your family, contact Membership President Beth Taylor free of charge at 252-482-3592.
The Albemarle Museum has opened its latest small exhibit, “Wheelwrights, Wagon Wranglers, and Wielders”. The exhibit will explore the blacksmith trade in the Albemarle area and feature a wide assortment of hand forged tools and tools and hardware.
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has started receiving applications from eligible households for the Crisis Intervention Program and the Low Income Assistance Program. Residents can submit a request online at https://epass.nc.gov or they can visit their county social services department.
Residents of Chowan County who wish to be appointed to fill upcoming vacancies on various boards and committees are encouraged to complete an application. Applications are available at the Chowan County Managers’ Office or online. Contact: 482-8431, ext. 1 or by email at [email protected]
The Guardian ad Litem program will be running a virtual training for volunteers starting in January. Guardian ad Litem volunteers serve as court lawyers for children who have been abused or neglected. Contact: 252-331-4755 or visit Volunteerforgal.org.
Albemarle Regional Health Services offer flu shots in all of its regional offices by appointment only. Influenza vaccines are available for children aged 6 months to 18 years eligible for the Vaccine for Children program and other health service clients. The purchased influenza vaccine, including the high dose influenza vaccine for adults 65 years of age and older, is available. Flu shots cost $ 40, high dose influenza vaccine $ 75.
The Camden Center for Active Adults is currently asking seniors who require a fall stable / vegetable box to call the center at 335-2569.
Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 16-02 provides free safety inspections for all kinds of vessels, call or text Flotilla Commander Jeffery Russell at 252-340-3272.