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Museum of Coastal Carolina

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21 East Second Street
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
910-579-1016

Sept. 5 – Dec. 28, 2019:
Open Thurs., Fri., Sat. 10:00-3:00
Closed Nov. 28
Directions
Map
 

Upcoming Museum Events

Sep
26
Thu
11:00 am Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Challenge yourself to build a marble out of Legos. Use chemistry to understand the science behind dyes. Build bird feeders and home decor items with seashells and driftwood. These are just some of the activities[...]
Sep
27
Fri
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Sep 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
At 11:00 on Fridays, help museum docents feed the live animals in the museum’s popular Touch Tank.
Sep
28
Sat
11:00 am Budding Scientists @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Budding Scientists @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Sep 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Budding Scientists @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Kimberly Belfer, the museum’s education coordinator, has some fun planned for young explorers who like to dig in the dirt and use their imaginations when playing with rocks, twigs, and sticks. In these programs, kids[...]
Oct
3
Thu
11:00 am Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Oct 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Challenge yourself to build a marble out of Legos. Use chemistry to understand the science behind dyes. Build bird feeders and home decor items with seashells and driftwood. These are just some of the activities[...]
Oct
4
Fri
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
At 11:00 on Fridays, help museum docents feed the live animals in the museum’s popular Touch Tank.
Oct
5
Sat
11:00 am Into the Unknown — Fossils @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Into the Unknown — Fossils @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Into the Unknown -- Fossils @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Lynn Moore and Alex Tempsick will discuss how fossils are formed, compare current and fossilized shells, and tell you where to look for fossils. Lynn and Alex are former educators and avid fossil collectors. Each[...]
Oct
8
Tue
6:00 pm The History and Haunting of of H... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
The History and Haunting of of H... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The History and Haunting of of Hickory Hill @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
In this program, Cathy Thomas Altman discusses the history of Hickory Hall, the families that lived there, and the reported hauntings. Altman grew up in Calabash, NC; her great grandfather purchased Hickory Hill in 1888[...]
Oct
10
Thu
11:00 am Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Oct 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Challenge yourself to build a marble out of Legos. Use chemistry to understand the science behind dyes. Build bird feeders and home decor items with seashells and driftwood. These are just some of the activities[...]
Oct
11
Fri
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Oct 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
At 11:00 on Fridays, help museum docents feed the live animals in the museum’s popular Touch Tank.
Oct
12
Sat
11:00 am Marsh Walk @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Marsh Walk @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Oct 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Marsh Walk @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
This program begins in the museum’s lecture hall with an introduction to marshes and estuaries and then heads outside to a tidal marsh on Ocean Isle Beach. Presenter Hallie Austin will walk you along the[...]

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Coastal Gallery now presents
“Timeless Moments” by Local Artist
V. Ryan (“Bunny”) Lauzon

 

SAVE THIS DATE!

April 25, 2020 is the date of our 2020 Wine Fest fundraiser.

 

 

Custom Club Car Winner

The custom club car drawing was held on August 23, 2019, at the Museum of Coastal Carolina. The winner is Jennifer Kane of Cornelius, NC. Congratulations, Jennifer, and thank you for supporting the Ocean Isle Museum Foundation!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Ingram Planetarium

Ingram Planetarium Sunset Beach NC

7625 High Market Street
Sunset Beach, NC 28468
910-575-0033
 
Sept. 5 – Dec. 28, 2019:
Doors open Thurs. & Fri. at 11:30
Doors open Sat. at 10:30
Closed Nov. 28
Plan to arrive at least 15 min.
before show is scheduled to begin.
DUE TO SAFETY CONCERNS,
NO LATE ADMITTANCE
ONCE SHOW BEGINS.
Directions
Map

Upcoming Planetarium Events

Sep
26
Thu
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Get a live look at the sky tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.
1:00 pm Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
With the help of Coyote and Native American stories, explore the relationship between the Earth, the Moon, and the Sun. Learn about moon phases, eclipses, constellations and more. Appropriate for adults and young children.
2:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system in Dynamic Earth, an ultra high resolution full-dome production narrated by actor Liam Neeson.
3:00 pm Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Learn how the telescope helps us understand our place in space and expand our understanding of the Universe. This program explores the history of the telescope and the discoveries this wonderful tool has made.  
Sep
27
Fri
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Get a live look at the sky tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.
1:00 pm Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
With the help of Coyote and Native American stories, explore the relationship between the Earth, the Moon, and the Sun. Learn about moon phases, eclipses, constellations and more. Appropriate for adults and young children.
2:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system in Dynamic Earth, an ultra high resolution full-dome production narrated by actor Liam Neeson.
3:00 pm Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Learn how the telescope helps us understand our place in space and expand our understanding of the Universe. This program explores the history of the telescope and the discoveries this wonderful tool has made.  
Sep
28
Sat
11:00 am Accidental Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Accidental Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Accidental Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Follow the animated adventures of Cy, Annie, and their dog Armstrong as they embark on an unexpected journey into space! Explore the Earth, Sun, and Moon with a wise-cracking spaceship computer. See an asteroid crash[...]
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Get a live look at the sky tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.
1:00 pm Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
With the help of Coyote and Native American stories, explore the relationship between the Earth, the Moon, and the Sun. Learn about moon phases, eclipses, constellations and more. Appropriate for adults and young children.

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