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October 31, 2014
6-8:30pm
Town of Emerald Isle Trick or Treat


The Town of Emerald Isle will officially observe Halloween Trick or Treat on Friday, October 31st from 6-8:30pm. Please think SAFETY at all times when taking children Trick-or-Treating!


November 1, 2014
6-7pm
Hallowscream @ The Beach


Trick or Treating will take place at Holiday Trav-L-Park on Saturday night, November 1, during the park's Hallowscream@ The Beach from 6-7pm.


November 3, 2014
Mondays, 9am-10am
Story Time and Pre-K Play

Story time in our classroom followed by open play in our gymnasium for children aged birth to 5 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult, as supervision is not provided. This is a time for parents and children to socialize and play. Please bring any supplies needed such as diapers, wipes, bottles, etc. Call (252) 354-6350 for more details.



November 8, 2014
10am-2pm
Annual Shredathon


The 2nd Annual Shredathon sponsored by the Emerald Isle Police Department will take place on Saturday, November 8th at Emerald Isle Parks & Recreation Community Center near the tennis courts from 10am to 2pm. For more info contact Lt. Bill Bailey at 252-354-2021 or wbailey@emeraldisle-nc.org .


November 10, 2014
Mondays, 9am-10am
Story Time and Pre-K Play

Story time in our classroom followed by open play in our gymnasium for children aged birth to 5 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult, as supervision is not provided. This is a time for parents and children to socialize and play. Please bring any supplies needed such as diapers, wipes, bottles, etc. Call (252) 354-6350 for more details.



November 13, 2014
2nd & 3rd Thursdays at 7pm
Emerald Isle Philately (Stamp) Club


Interested in Stamp Collecting? The Emerald Isle Philately (Stamp) Club welcomes new members!

The Emerald Isle Philately (Stamp) club has been an active club meeting in Emerald Isle for 22+ years. The group meets twice a month on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 7:00pm in the Town Board Meeting Room, 7500 Emerald Drive (located in the Emerald Isle Police Department building next to the water tower - entrance is through the rear doors and then through the double doors to the right).

The Emerald Isle Philately Club is the only stamp club within 50 miles. The club is a member of the American Philatelic Society, as well as The United Stamp Society.

Members may buy from these circuits. The club gets a new batch each month. Most meetings have no set time to end. For more information please call George Kukhorn at 252-354-5127.



November 14, 2014
Second Friday at 7pm
Friday Free Flicks


Movies are family oriented. Free and open to the public, children must be accompanied by an adult. Popcorn and drink for $1.00. Please bring chairs and or blankets, no outside beverages or snacks. This month's featured movie is "Mr. Peabody and Sherman"- see movie info!


November 15, 2014
8:30am-Registration/Breakfast - 10:00am Shotgun Start - Best Ball
Golf Tournament to benefit Carteret Youth Lacrosse Association


CYLA Golf Tournament at the Country Club of the Crystal Coast takes place on Saturday, November 15 - all proceeds to benefit Carteret Youth Lacrosse Association.  8:30am Registration and Breakfast - 10:00am Shotgun Start - Best Ball - Lunch Buffet to follow with Silent Auction.  View Event Flyer for details!


November 17, 2014
Mondays, 9am-10am
Story Time and Pre-K Play

Story time in our classroom followed by open play in our gymnasium for children aged birth to 5 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult, as supervision is not provided. This is a time for parents and children to socialize and play. Please bring any supplies needed such as diapers, wipes, bottles, etc. Call (252) 354-6350 for more details.



November 18, 2014
10am
Town Board Meeting Room
PEP Program (Police Educating the Public)


The Emerald Isle Police Department is proud to introduce the PEP program to Emerald Isle. The PEP program, or Police Educating the Public, will be a series of one hour classes presented on the third Tuesday of every month in the Town Board Meeting Room at 10:00am. These classes will cover a variety of subjects relevant to issues being faced by communities across the country. Our goal with this program will be to increase public awareness, as well as, provide education and tips on how you can prevent yourself from becoming vulnerable to these issues. Our vision for this program is that by putting a little "PEP" in our community, we can reduce criminal activity and prevent our citizens from becoming the next victim. View/Print Schedule of Meetings.

PEP Class topic: "Business Crime Prevention" with Instructor: Asst. Chief Tony Reese


November 18, 2014
10am-2pm
First Aid & CPR Certification Classes


Is it time to renew, or receive for the first time, your CPR certification? You never know when you will find yourself in an emergency situation and knowing the proper methods and procedures may boost your confidence to take action and save someone’s life! American Heart Association First Aid & CPR Certification provides training on how to correctly perform First Aid and CPR on adults, children and infants. All students must pre-register and prepay to hold your spot. Certification class takes place at the Community Center, 7500 Emerald Drive, Emerald Isle. There will not be a break for lunch, but snacks are welcome. Maximum class size is 9. A minimum of 6 students is required. Certification class fee is $35 and is due within 24 hours of registration, no exceptions. No textbook fees! You must pre-register and prepay for this class. Contact Sarah McNally at 252.354.6350 or smcnally@emeraldisle-nc.org  to register today!



November 20, 2014
9am-10am - Emerald Grill
Coffee with a Cop


Join your neighbors and Police Officers for coffee and conversation! No agendas or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns, and get to know the officers in your neighborhood! Coffee with a Cop sessions take place on the 4th Thursday of each month at different locations in Town. For more information contact: Chief of Police, Jeff Waters at 252-354-3424.


November 20, 2014
6:30pm
Supper Club of Emerald Isle


Supper Club of Emerald Isle takes place at the Town Board Meeting Room next to Police Station, 6:30-8pm, Pot-luck buffet. Please bring a dish to share. Casual attire. All Emerald Isle residents and their guests welcome. Next meeting of the year is December 11. December meeting is a little earlier in the month to meet Toys for Tots deadline for donations. For information, please contact Mary Leohner, 252-354-6079.



November 29, 2014
3pm
11th Annual Emerald Isle Christmas Parade


Emerald Isle Christmas Parade sponsored by the Emerald Isle Business Association and the Town of Emerald Isle will take place on Saturday, November 29th beginning at 3pm on Hwy 58, Emerald Drive. Important note to all entrants: There will be only ONE Santa Claus in the parade and he will be riding in a float at the end. All other Santa’s will be sent back to the North Pole! Also, please join us after the parade for the official Christmas Tree Lighting at Merchant’s Park! Enjoy free refreshments, as well as a holiday caroling sing-a-long as Santa Claus visits with the children. To enter, contact Don Wells at 252-772-3282 or donaldjwells@gmail.com .

Print Registration Form for Parade Entries!

View Parade Route!



November 29, 2014
8am-6pm
3rd Annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair
Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation Gymnasium


On the Saturday after Thanksgiving, Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation will host our 3rd Annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair in the Gymnasium. The Fair will feature all handmade or hand-authenticated items from local artisans and crafters. This is also the weekend of our annual Christmas Parade which is the kick-off to the holiday season here in Emerald Isle. For more information or to become a vendor, contact Lainey Gottuso at (252) 354-6350 or lgottuso@emeraldisle-nc.org  . There is no application deadline but space is limited and expected to fill up quickly.

View/Print - Arts & Crafts Vendor Agreement

View/Print - Non-Profit Vendor Agreement



December 11, 2014
6:30pm
Supper Club of Emerald Isle


Supper Club of Emerald Isle takes place at the Town Board Meeting Room next to Police Station, 6:30-8pm, Pot-luck buffet. Please bring a dish to share. Casual attire. All Emerald Isle residents and their guests welcome.  December meeting is a little earlier in the month to meet Toys for Tots deadline for donations. For information, please contact Mary Leohner, 252-354-6079.


December 1, 2014
Mondays, 9am-10am
Story Time and Pre-K Play

Story time in our classroom followed by open play in our gymnasium for children aged birth to 5 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult, as supervision is not provided. This is a time for parents and children to socialize and play. Please bring any supplies needed such as diapers, wipes, bottles, etc. Call (252) 354-6350 for more details.


December 8, 2014
Mondays, 9am-10am
Story Time and Pre-K Play

Story time in our classroom followed by open play in our gymnasium for children aged birth to 5 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult, as supervision is not provided. This is a time for parents and children to socialize and play. Please bring any supplies needed such as diapers, wipes, bottles, etc. Call (252) 354-6350 for more details.



December 11, 2014
2nd & 3rd Thursdays at 7pm
Emerald Isle Philately (Stamp) Club


Interested in Stamp Collecting? The Emerald Isle Philately (Stamp) Club welcomes new members!

The Emerald Isle Philately (Stamp) club has been an active club meeting in Emerald Isle for 22+ years. The group meets twice a month on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 7:00pm in the Town Board Meeting Room, 7500 Emerald Drive (located in the Emerald Isle Police Department building next to the water tower - entrance is through the rear doors and then through the double doors to the right).

The Emerald Isle Philately Club is the only stamp club within 50 miles. The club is a member of the American Philatelic Society, as well as The United Stamp Society.

Members may buy from these circuits. The club gets a new batch each month. Most meetings have no set time to end. For more information please call George Kukhorn at 252-354-5127.


December 12, 2014
6pm
Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation’s *NEW* “Santa and a Movie”


Santa and a Movie will take place on Friday, December 12th at 6pm • Children of
all ages join Santa for a Christmas story after enjoying milk and cookies and watching a short Christmas movie classic! Kids are encouraged to wear their most comfy Christmas pajamas! Please bring a blanket for your family to sit on during the movie! Event takes place at Emerald Isle Parks & Recreation, 7500 Emerald Drive. Admission fee is one unwrapped gift per child. You MUST pre-register by Thursday, December 11th at 5pm to attend. Reservations will be accepted beginning November 1st. Only 75 (children) spaces available! Contact Sarah McNally at 252-354-6350 or smcnally@emeraldisle-nc.org .

**Please note that this event will take place in lieu of the Breakfast with Santa event!**

View Event Flyer!


December 15, 2014
Mondays, 9am-10am
Story Time and Pre-K Play

Story time in our classroom followed by open play in our gymnasium for children aged birth to 5 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult, as supervision is not provided. This is a time for parents and children to socialize and play. Please bring any supplies needed such as diapers, wipes, bottles, etc. Call (252) 354-6350 for more details.
 



December 16, 2014
10am
Town Board Meeting Room
PEP Program (Police Educating the Public)

The Emerald Isle Police Department is proud to introduce the PEP program to Emerald Isle. The PEP program, or Police Educating the Public, will be a series of one hour classes presented on the third Tuesday of every month in the Town Board Meeting Room at 10:00am. These classes will cover a variety of subjects relevant to issues being faced by communities across the country. Our goal with this program will be to increase public awareness, as well as, provide education and tips on how you can prevent yourself from becoming vulnerable to these issues. Our vision for this program is that by putting a little "PEP" in our community, we can reduce criminal activity and prevent our citizens from becoming the next victim. View/Print Schedule of Meetings.

PEP Class topic: "Protecting Yourself" with Instructor: Lieutenant Bill Bailey


December 18, 2014
9am-10am - Stir It Up
Coffee with a Cop


Join your neighbors and Police Officers for coffee and conversation! No agendas or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns, and get to know the officers in your neighborhood! Coffee with a Cop sessions take place on the 4th Thursday of each month at different locations in Town. For more information contact: Chief of Police, Jeff Waters at 252-354-3424.



December 19, 2014
2-7pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive


Carteret County Chapter of the American Red Cross is holding a blood drive at Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation Community Center from 2-7pm, 7500 Emerald Drive. Please give



December 26, 2014
9am-10am - (Location to be Announced)
Coffee with a Cop


Join your neighbors and Police Officers for coffee and conversation! No agendas or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns, and get to know the officers in your neighborhood! Coffee with a Cop sessions take place on the 4th Thursday of each month at different locations in Town. For more information contact: Chief of Police, Jeff Waters at 252-354-3424.

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Emerald Isle, North Carolina ~ Incorporated July 1957
7500 Emerald Drive. Emerald Isle, NC 28594
Phone (252) 354-3424, Fax (252) 354-5068