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Museum of Coastal Carolina

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21 East Second Street
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
910-579-1016
 
Jan. 3 – May 16, 2020:
Open Fri. & Sat. 10 am-3 pm
Additional open days Apr. 13-15
Closed Apr. 25 during the day
Directions
Map
 

Upcoming Museum Events

Feb
21
Fri
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Feb 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Help Museum docents feed the live animals in the Touch Tank.
Feb
22
Sat
11:00 am Planning and Planting a Butterfl... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Planning and Planting a Butterfl... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Planning and Planting a Butterfly Garden @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Many natural butterfly habitats have been lost to urban sprawl as a result of construction of homes, roads and businesses. This has led to a decline in butterfly populations, with many species of butterflies being[...]
Feb
28
Fri
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Feb 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Help Museum docents feed the live animals in the Touch Tank.
Feb
29
Sat
11:00 am Budding Scientists — Cool Chemistry @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Budding Scientists — Cool Chemistry @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Feb 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Budding Scientists -- Cool Chemistry @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Ingram Planetarium Manager Katherine Hunt will get kids involved in hands-on chemistry experiments that are colorful and exciting. Katherine has spent several years educating the public and has had a passion for all things science[...]
Mar
3
Tue
6:00 pm Canning 101 with Terry Bryant @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Canning 101 with Terry Bryant @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Mar 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Canning 101 with Terry Bryant @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Learn about the old art of canning vegetables. Terry Bryant will be giving some information about the process, as well as demonstrating it. Having grown up and worked on a farm, Terry has had a[...]
Mar
6
Fri
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Mar 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Help Museum docents feed the live animals in the Touch Tank.
Mar
7
Sat
11:00 am Our National Bird — The Bald Eagle @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Our National Bird — The Bald Eagle @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Mar 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Our National Bird -- The Bald Eagle @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Just a few years ago, according to the Audubon Society, there were no bald eagle nests in the Wilmington/Brunswick County area. Today, sightings of this magnificent bird are up across the region and state. Established[...]
Mar
13
Fri
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Mar 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Help Museum docents feed the live animals in the Touch Tank.
Mar
14
Sat
11:00 am Furs, Hair and Feathers: Nature’... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Furs, Hair and Feathers: Nature’... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Mar 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Furs, Hair and Feathers: Nature's Body Armor @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Alex Tempsick will talk about animals’ hunting and hiding skills from weather, predators, and environmental challenges. Alex has a Bachelor’s of Science degree, a Masters of Education degree, and over 20 years teaching experience.
Mar
20
Fri
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Mar 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Help Museum docents feed the live animals in the Touch Tank.

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Wine Dinner & Benefit Feb. 24

2020 Wine Fest set for April 25

2020 Wine Fest will be at 6:30 pm April 25. Besides featuring several auctions and other events, Wine Fest also showcases the winning work of the annual Art Contest by Terri Ballengee of Cary, NC, whose art also won in 2018. This year her piece incorporated wine and the Roaring 20s theme with an elegant woman dressed in Roaring 20s attire.

Wine Fest 2020 Reservation Form

Wine Fest 2020 Sponsorship Form

Wine Fest 2020 Auction Donor Form

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

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Ingram Planetarium

Ingram Planetarium Sunset Beach NC

7625 High Market Street
Sunset Beach, NC 28468
910-575-0033
 
Jan. 3 – May 16, 2020:
Doors open 11:30 Fri.
Doors open 10:30 Sat.
Additional open days Apr. 13-15
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

Feb
21
Fri
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Discover the stars you’ll see in your own backyard in our LIVE star show!
1:00 pm From Earth to the Universe @ Ingram Planetarium
From Earth to the Universe @ Ingram Planetarium
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
From Earth to the Universe @ Ingram Planetarium
The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people. A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be[...]
2:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Feb 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Journey to the farthest reaches of space or discover the stars you’ll see in your own backyard in our immersive theater. All Sky Theater shows include a LIVE star show!
3:00 pm Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Feb 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Journey to the farthest reaches of space or discover the stars you’ll see in your own backyard in our immersive theater. All Sky Theater shows include a LIVE star show!
Feb
22
Sat
11:00 am Accidental Astronauts @ Ingram Planetarium
Accidental Astronauts @ Ingram Planetarium
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Accidental Astronauts @ Ingram Planetarium
Journey to the farthest reaches of space or discover the stars you’ll see in your own backyard in our immersive theater. All Sky Theater shows include a LIVE star show!
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Discover the stars you’ll see in your own backyard in our LIVE star show!
1:00 pm From Earth to the Universe @ Ingram Planetarium
From Earth to the Universe @ Ingram Planetarium
Feb 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
From Earth to the Universe @ Ingram Planetarium
The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people. A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be[...]
2:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Journey to the farthest reaches of space or discover the stars you’ll see in your own backyard in our immersive theater. All Sky Theater shows include a LIVE star show!
3:00 pm Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Feb 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Journey to the farthest reaches of space or discover the stars you’ll see in your own backyard in our immersive theater. All Sky Theater shows include a LIVE star show!
Feb
28
Fri
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Discover the stars you’ll see in your own backyard in our LIVE star show!
1:00 pm From Earth to the Universe @ Ingram Planetarium
From Earth to the Universe @ Ingram Planetarium
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
From Earth to the Universe @ Ingram Planetarium
The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people. A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be[...]