- Special Sections
- Public Notices
Oak Island Art Guild exhibit, Oak Island Recreation Center, 3001 Oak Island Drive, 6:30 a.m. - 9 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Saturday. Exhibit renewed every 60 days. For more information call exhibit coordinator Miriam Pinkerton at 278-5562.
Ongoing through Aug. 3
Robert Delford Brown, “Meat, Maps and Militant Metaphysics,” Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington. This is the artist’s first solo museum exhibition. For more information, call 395-5999 or visit www.cameronartmuseum.com.
Ongoing through June 15
Art of Phyllis Arnold, Silver Coast Winery, Ocean Isle Beach. Arnold is a Sunset Beach resident. Her work has been displayed in England, Italy, Brazil and throughout the U.S.
Ongoing through June 15
Sculpture exhibitions, Brookgreen Gardens, Murrells Inlet, S.C. For more information, call (843) 235-6000 or visit www.brookgreen.org.
Every first Friday through December
5-7 p.m., First Friday Gallery Walk, downtown Southport. Refreshments, entertainment, horse-drawn carriage rides. Sponsored by Franklin Square Gallery, Ricky Evans Gallery, Lantana’s Gallery and Fine Gifts and Cape Fear Coppershop. For more information, call 457-1129 or 457-0957.
Ongoing through June 28
Raku and Saggarware pottery by Brian Evans in the eclectic art gallery of Sunset River Marketplace, 10283 Beach Drive SW, Calabash. Open house from 2-5 p.m. May 24. For more information, call 575-5999 or visit www.sunsetrivermarketplace.com.
Free paint-ins, Waterway Art Association, Calabash Firehouse. Two Wednesdays each month will have live models. For more information, call Marilyn at 575-7981 or visit www.waterway.org.
Through June 19
Members Show with featured painters Ann Thompson and Susan Sokolowski and featured potter Eileen Gordon. Franklin Square Gallery, Southport. For more information, call 457-5450.
9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., “Artists Under the Arcade” craft fair and show, Brookgreen Gardens, Murrells Inlet, S.C., For more information, call (843) 235-6000 or visit www.brookgreen.org.
Registration taken for adult pottery classes offered through Brunswick Community College in conjunction with the Associated Artists of Southport. Classes are for 8 weeks from 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Registration is $120 per adult age 18 and older. For more information, call Kimberly at 540-0007.
9 a.m., oil workshop led by Rusty Hughes, sponsored by the Oak Island Art Guild and Brunswick Arts Council. Bring oils, brushes, canvases/boards. For more info call Linda Drye at (910)933-9107.
6:30 p.m., Bridge, Mahjong, Scrabble, Shallotte Senior Center, Main Street. For details, call 842-5297.
12:30-4 p.m., Mahjong, sponsored by the Golden Girls Society, for women 50 and older. For locations and other details, call 575-3642.
6:30 p.m., Elks charity bingo, Calabash Elks Lodge, 937 Carter Drive, Calabash. Doors and kitchen open at 5:15 p.m. Separate smoking and non-smoking rooms. For more information, call 579-4600.
6:30 p.m., cards, Mahjong, various locations; sponsored by the Golden Girls Society, for women 50 and older. For locations and other details, call 575-3642.
7 p.m., seniors’ bridge game, Shallotte Senior Center, Main Street. Members and new arrivals welcome. Reservations: Ruth Shupe, 575-4962 or Nancy Gibbs, 754-2216.
10 a.m., Mahjong, Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center. For more information, call 845-3693 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
12:30 p.m., Bingo, Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center. For more information, call 845-3693 or e-mail email@example.com
10 a.m., Duplicate Bridge, Sunset Beach. Call 754-9169 for details.
7 p.m. Bingo, Shallotte Moose Lodge, 253 Holden Beach Road (half-mile east of Wal-Mart.)ee^Doors open at 5:30 p.m. For details, call 754-4921.
7-9 p.m., Southporters Square Dance Club, Virginia Williamson Elementary School. For details, call Tanya or Ric Aguilar at 383-0721 or visit www.southporters.org.
7 p.m., beginner line dancing, Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center. $3 per person. For more information, call 845-3693 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
5:30-6:30 p.m., beginner Shag dancing classes and 6:30-8:30 p.m. intermediate Shag dancing classes, on the beach at Oak Island. $10 per person with a professional instructor. For more information, call (843) 281-1102.
7-10 p.m., Shallotte Wheel and Dealers, western square dance club, Shallotte Middle School cafeteria. Call Tom and Susan Morgan at 842-9106 or Ilene Simmons at 754-4764.
Every Third Saturday
6:30-11 p.m., Coastal Shag Club meeting, Moose Lodge on N.C. 130, Shallotte. $8 for members; $5 for non-members. For more information, call 754-4024.
3 p.m., On My Toes fifth annual dance recital at Odell Williamson Auditorium. Tickets are $6 in advance and $8 at the door. Call 523-2310 for tickets. Registration for summer camps is also ongoing.
7:30–9:30 p.m., Tuesday Night Contra Dance, Fifth Ave United Methodist Church, 409 South 5th Ave, Downtown Wilmington (5th St. and Nun St.), sponsored by Cape Fear Contra Dancers. $3 per person. For more information, call Phoebe Hood at (910) 270-3363.
6:30 p.m., Society of Brunswick Shaggers, line dance instruction begins. Dance begins at 7 p.m., VFW on 103 South East 50th St., Oak Island. DJ Chuck Clodfelter. $2 for SOBS members and $5 for guests. Dinner is potluck.
Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre, House of Blues, North Myrtle Beach, S.C., every Friday and Saturday. For more information visit www.hob.com or call (843) 272-3000.
8 p.m., Monday through Saturday, Le Grande Cirque, The Palace Theatre, Myrtle Beach, S.C. Also 10 a.m. Wednesdays and 2 p.m. Thursdays. For more information, call (843) 448-9224 or visit www.palacetheatremyrtlebeach.com.
6 p.m., Monday through Saturday, “The Magical Spirit of Ireland,” The Palace Theatre, Myrtle Beach, S.C. For more information, call (843) 448-9224 or visit www.palacetheatremyrtlebeach.com.
6:30-8 p.m., Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center. Family karaoke night. Children younger than 14 require supervision. For more information, call 845-3693 or e-mail email@example.com.
Every Tuesday, Wednesday
11 p.m., wine tasting seminar, Silver Coast Winery, Ocean Isle Beach. $15 per person. For more information, call 287-2800 or visit www.silvercoastwinery.com.
9 p.m., Fireworks over the boardwalk, Carolina Beach, with special “Salute to Pleasure Island” by the Zambelli Brothers. Weekly program throughout the summer, weather permitting.
Sun Fun Festival, Myrtle Beach, S.C. area, numerous events including free concert by Third Eye Blind, Kids Zone games, Sea Doo Surf &Turf Jet Ski Racing Championship, Sun Fun Beach Run and the Sun Fun Festival Fireworks Extravaganza. For more information, visit SunFunFestival.com or call (843) 626-7444.
Noon-5 p.m., 24th annual Lobster Festival, Church of the Servant, 4925 Oriole Drive, Willmington. Live lobsters, $18; cooked, $20. Packs and sides available. Advanced orders required by June 5. For more information, call 762-7499 or visit www.churchoftheservantwilmington.org.
3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, numerous family programs including, “Geocaching” on Mondays for ages 10 and older, “Ocean Reef Residents” on Tuesdays, “Sun and Sand Smarts” on Wednesdays, “Megabites!” shark exhibit on Thursdays and “Touch Tank Feeding and Shell Identification” on Fridays, Museum of Coastal Carolina, Ocean Isle Beach. Museum admission $8 for adults; $6 for senior adults 60 and older and students; and $4 for children ages 3-5. For more information, call 579-1016 or visit www.museumofcc.org.
1 p.m., “Black Holes: The Untold Story,” 2 p.m., “The Planets,” 3 p.m., “Hubble Vision 2,” and 4 p.m., “Live in the Sky,” Ingram Planetarium, Ocean Isle Beach. $8 per show, per adult; $6 per senior adult age 60 and older and students; and $4 for preschoolers. For more information, call 575-0033 or visit www.ingramplanetarium.org. For more information, call 575-0033 or visit www.ingramplanetarium.org.
7-8 p.m., “Discovery After Dark,” Museum of Coastal Carolina, Ocean Isle Beach. For more information, call 579-1016 or visit www.museumofcc.org.
7-8 p.m., “Snakes Alive,”