Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum September 2012 Calendar of Events

Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum - Hatteras, North CarolinaMaritime Movie

Tuesday, Sept. 4, 11 a.m.
Learn about the U-85, Chicamacomico, the Alligator, the USS Monitor, the “Battle of the Atlantic” and more!  20-50 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Maritime Movie

Wednesday, Sept. 5, 11 a.m.
Learn about the U-85, Chicamacomico, the Alligator, the USS Monitor, the “Battle of the Atlantic” and more!  20-50 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Civil War Mini Talk

Wednesday, Sept. 5, 3 p.m.

Local author and Civil War historian Drew Pullen gives an overview of the battles on Hatteras. 30 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Maritime Movie

Thursday, Sept. 6, 11 a.m.

Learn about the U-85, Chicamacomico, the Alligator, the USS Monitor, the “Battle of the Atlantic” and more!  20-50 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Canvasback Decoys
Thursday, Sept. 6, noon-4 p.m.

Visit with local decoy maker Sam Green as he demonstrates the art of creating various canvasback decoys. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Maritime Movie

Tuesday, Sept. 11, 11 a.m.
Learn about the U-85, Chicamacomico, the Alligator, the USS Monitor, the “Battle of the Atlantic” and more!  20-50 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Maritime Movie

Wednesday, Sept. 12, 11 a.m.
Learn about the U-85, Chicamacomico, the Alligator, the USS Monitor, the “Battle of the Atlantic” and more!  20-50 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Civil War Mini Talk

Wednesday, Sept. 12, 3 p.m.

 Local author and Civil War historian Drew Pullen gives an overview of the battles on Hatteras. 30 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Maritime Movie

Thursday, Sept. 13, 11

Learn about the U-85, Chicamacomico, the Alligator, the USS Monitor, the “Battle of the Atlantic” and more!  20-50 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Canvasback Decoys

Thursday, Sept. 13, noon-4 p.m.
Visit with local decoy maker Sam Green as he demonstrates the art of creating various canvasback decoys. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Hurricane Awareness

Friday, Sept. 14, 11 a.m.

As part of the “Day at the Docks” celebration of Hatteras Island watermen, the National Weather Service in Newport, N.C., Dare County, and the Island Free Press will host a hurricane awareness town hall meeting on from 11 a.m. until about 1 p.m. at the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Sons of the Pioneers

Friday, Sept. 14, 2 p.m.

As part of the “Day at the Docks” celebration, this gallery talk will highlight the charter fishing industry and will feature stories from the sons of islanders who pioneered charter fishing on Hatteras. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Maritime Movie

Tuesday, Sept. 18, 11 a.m.
Learn about the U-85, Chicamacomico, the Alligator, the USS Monitor, the “Battle of the Atlantic” and more! 20-50 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Maritime Movie

Wednesday, Sept.19, 11 a.m.
Learn about the U-85, Chicamacomico, the Alligator, the USS Monitor, the “Battle of the Atlantic” and more!  20-50 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Civil War Mini Talk

Wednesday, Sept. 19, 3 p.m.

Local author and Civil War historian Drew Pullen gives an overview of the battles on Hatteras. 30 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

 

 

 

Maritime Movie

Tuesday, Sept. 25, 11 a.m.
Learn about the U-85, Chicamacomico, the Alligator, the USS Monitor, the “Battle of the Atlantic” and more! 20-50 minutes. Free. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Maritime Movie

Wednesday, Sept.26, 11 a.m.
Learn about the U-85, Chicamacomico, the Alligator, the USS Monitor, the “Battle of the Atlantic” and more!  20-50 minutes. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

 

Maritime Movie

Thursday, Sept.27, 11 a.m.

Learn about the U-85, Chicamacomico, the Alligator, the USS Monitor, the “Battle of the Atlantic” and more!  20-50 minutes. Call (252) 986-2995 for details.

The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum is located at 59200 Museum Drive in Hatteras, N.C. The three North Carolina Maritime Museums are the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum located in Hatteras, the North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort and the North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport. All three Museums are part of the Division of State History Museums in the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources.

 

The N.C. Department of Cultural Resources annually serves more than 19 million people through its 27 historic sites, seven history museums, two art museums, the nation’s first state-supported  Symphony Orchestra, the State Library, the N.C. Arts Council, and the State Archives.

 

The N.C. Department of Cultural Resources serves as a champion for North Carolina’s creative industry, which employs nearly 300,000 North Carolinians and contributes more than $41 billion to the state’s economy.  To learn more, visit www.ncdcr.gov.

Michael "Beach Mick" Hudson

About the Author:

Michael "Beach Mick" Hudson is the founder and Editor of Beach Carolina Magazine. Living along the coast of North Carolina, Mike has a passion for the beach and loves to bring news and events of the Carolinas to others around the world.

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