This week starts with several community events of interest to both residents and visitors:
-- Monday, April 15 at 2 p.m.: Groundbreaking Ceremony for the new Fire Hall at the soon-to-be construction site on Hwy 12.
-- Tuesday, April 16, from 6-8 p.m.: Community Park Information Open House at the Community Center. Exciting news about plans for the new Ocracoke Community Park and ball field.
-- Wednesday, April 17 at 10:30 a.m.: Sea, Sand, and Human Hands, the Changing Face of the Outer Banks at NCCAT.
-- Wednesday, April 17 at 1 p.m.: Exploring the Kindergarten of the Fisheries at NCCAT
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter is a video of Philip Howard telling the story of the 1861 wreck of the Black Squall. You can watch it here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news032113.htm.