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Events

MAY

Lighthouse Kids Series Book Signings

May 23, 30, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Author Jeannette Gray Finnegan Jr. signs books from her Lighthouse Kids Series.

Painting Canvas-backed Decoys

Fridays noon–4 p.m. Demonstration by Sam Green. Purchase raffle tickets to win a handcrafted decoy

Endangered Community: The Independent Waterman Project

Daily during museum hours. Photo exhibit by Hatteras Island native Daniel Pullen.

The Wreck of Mountaineer

May 28, 2 p.m.

Marc Corbett. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

JUNE

Crafting Sailor’s Valentines

June 13, July 11, August 8, 10:30 a.m.–noon

Create your own Sailor’s Valentine using shells, and discover the history of the maritime art. All supplies furnished. All ages welcome. Free.

Documenting Disaster: Weather Dictates the Way of Island Life – Hurricane Talk Series

June 20, July 18, August 15, 11–11:45 a.m.

Local Photographer, Daniel Pullen talks about what goes into documenting nor’easters and hurricanes and how these weather events tell the story of the power of nature and strength of coastal communities that live in their wake and aftermath.

How to Read a Fish

June 4, 2 p.m.

Terri Kirby Hathaway. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

Outer Banks Shipwrecks

June 11, 2 p.m.

Marc Corbett. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

The Enigma Machine

June 18, 2 p.m.

Jim Bunch. Made possible by funding from the North Carolina Humanities Council. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

Sea Shanties and Songs of the Sea

June 25, 2 p.m.

J.R. Shanty Co. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

Painting Canvas-backed Decoys

Fridays noon–4 p.m. Demonstration by Sam Green. Purchase raffle tickets to win a handcrafted decoy

Endangered Community: The Independent Waterman Project

Daily during museum hours. Photo exhibit by Hatteras Island native Daniel Pullen.

JULY

Endangered Community: The Independent Waterman Project

July 2, 2 p.m.

Daniel Pullen. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

A Pirate’s Life

July 9, 2 p.m.

Chris Suttle. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

“Project Nutmeg: How the Outer Banks Almost Wasn’t”

July 16, 2 p.m., Stuart Parks. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

Sea Shanties and Songs of the Sea

July 23, 2 p.m.

JR Shanty Co. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

Maritime Folk Songs

July 30, 2 p.m.

Josh Nonnenmocher. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

Painting Canvas-backed Decoys

Fridays noon–4 p.m. Demonstration by Sam Green. Purchase raffle tickets to win a handcrafted decoy

Endangered Community: The Independent Waterman Project

Daily during museum hours. Photo exhibit by Hatteras Island native Daniel Pullen.

AUGUST

Sea Shanties and Songs of the Sea

August 6, 2 p.m.

JR Shanty Co. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

U-Boat War

Aug 13, 2 p.m.

Jim Bunch. Made possible by funding from the North Carolina Humanities Council. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

Maritime Folk Songs

August 20, 2 p.m.

Josh Nonnenmocher. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

Cooking Fish Hatteras Style

August 27, 2 p.m.

Sharon Peele Kennedy. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

SEPTEMBER

Cooking Shrimp Hatteras Style

September 3, 2 p.m.

Sharon Peele Kennedy. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

Every Object Tells A Story

September 10, 2 p.m.

Jami Lanier. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

But, I Left Them Right Here!: Theories of the Lost Colony

Sept. 17, 2 p.m.

Stuart Parks. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

Shore Wrecks of the Outer Banks

September 24, 2 p.m.

Marc Corbett. Free and open to the public. No reservations needed for the program, which is part of the Salty Dawgs Lecture Series.

Painting Canvas-backed Decoys

Fridays noon–4 p.m. Demonstration by Sam Green. Purchase raffle tickets to win a handcrafted decoy.

Endangered Community: The Independent Waterman Project

Daily during museum hours. Photo exhibit by Hatteras Island native Daniel Pullen.

OCTOBER

Garrett Dennis Book Signing

October 3-4, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Garrett Dennis signs copies of his fiction series: Mystery, History & Adventure on the Outer Banks.

Painting Canvas-backed Decoys

Fridays noon–4 p.m. Demonstration by Sam Green. Purchase raffle tickets to win a handcrafted decoy

Endangered Community: The Independent Waterman Project

Daily during museum hours. Photo exhibit by Hatteras Island native Daniel Pullen.

NOVEMBER

Volunteer Luncheon

November 14, 11 a.m. 2019

Current and prospective volunteers gather for luncheon and a talk. Open to people interested in volunteering at the museum. Reservations required. 252-986-0723, maryellen.riddle@ncdcr.gov.

Painting Canvas-backed Decoys

Fridays noon–4 p.m. Demonstration by Sam Green. Purchase raffle tickets to win a handcrafted decoy. NOTE: There will not be a Nov. 29 program.

Endangered Community: The Independent Waterman Project

Daily during museum hours. Photo exhibit by Hatteras Island native Daniel Pullen.

DECEMBER

Holidays on Hatteras 2019

December 14, noon–5 p.m.

Enjoy a day-long annual holiday event with children’s crafts, live entertainment, and festive refreshments. Shoppers receive a 5% discount in the museum shop with a donation for the food bank. Free. Open to the Public. Sponsored by Friends of the Graveyard of the Atlantic and Hatteras Village Civic Association.

Endangered Community: The Independent Waterman Project

Daily during museum hours. Photo exhibit by Hatteras Island native Daniel Pullen.