Category Archives: Currents

Dancing the Night Away

Press release for the Brunswick Center at Southport: First Annual Brunswick County Senior Prom Friday, May 24th 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Brunswick Center 1513 N. Howe St., Southport $10 • www.brunswickseniorresources.org Light up the night in Hollywood! BrightStar presents the

Tip Toe Through the Tables

On Thursday, May 9th, the St. James Service Club will host its annual Tip Toe through the Tables soiree. This event will be held as an open house from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the St. James Community Center

I’m on ‘Turtle Time’

In the wee hours of the full moon, I wake to the bright night flooding me in brilliant moonlight. I can clearly see the marsh and hear the melodic waves of Oak Island’s beach music. I feel connected to the

Local Adventure

There’s perhaps no better way to learn about the land and water, from Oak Island to Bald Head Island, than to refer to the area’s locals and their tours. From easy, breezy golf-cart rides to exploring the tides via stand-up

Fostering Happy Homes

What: Foster/Adoptive Parent Training When: Thursdays, April 25th – July 25th 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Where: Department of Social Services 60 Government Center Dr., Bolivia Cost: Free! Info: (910) 253-2112 • www.brunsco.net e-mail: tjones@brunsco.net Greg and Mikaela Schabarum spent

A History of Good Health

On April 20th the Dosher Memorial Hospital Foundation will host its third gala fund-raiser, a black-tie optional affair, at St. James Community Center. “The gala is an incredible experience for all who attend,” Kirk Singer, executive director of the foundation,

Pieces of the Community Puzzle

What: Autism Awareness Day When: Saturday, April 20th 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Where: Southport Parks & Recreation City Gym: 211 N. Atlantic Ave. Cost: Free! Info: (910) 457-7965 www.facebook.com/puttogetherthepieces Since the 1970s, the Autism Society has celebrated April as

Go With the Flow

Have you ever wished you could escape the hassle of everyday life and just float away with the tide, ending up on some far-off tropical island, piña colada in hand? Well, each spring a pack of kayakers head downstream in

Brunswick Civil War Round Table Meeting

By Chuck Roedema, director and communications chairman of the Brunswick Civil War Round Table What: Brunswick Civil War Round Table Meeting When: Tuesday, April 2nd Where: Southport Trinity United Methodist Church 209 E. Nash St. Info: 253-7382 brunswickcivilwarroundtable.com The events

Living Shorelines

Living on the North Carolina coast has its many perks, like oceanfront properties and mild winters, but what would a seaside community be without a healthy oyster reef? Oysters help enhance water clarity while providing a habitat for a host

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