Town of Duck events schedule for the week of July 12, 2010

The Town of Duck’s 2010 Summer Events series is in full swing! This year’s schedule offers evening concerts; exercise classes on the Town Green; morning musical theater; children’s story time; author discussion series; and a newly-added family magic show. All of the events are free and will take place at the Duck Town Park located at 1200 Duck Road.

The schedule of events for the week of July 12 (subject to change):

Monday, July 12, 2010
Basic Yoga/Deep Stretch 7:30 a.m. – Basic Yoga is appropriate for people of all ages. Julia Daniel from Outer Banks Yoga and Pilates in Kitty Hawk is the instructor. Participants should bring a Pilates/Yoga mat or a beach towel and water. In the case of inclement weather, this class will be held at the picnic shelter.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010
Tai Chi 7:30 a.m. – Tai Chi is appropriate for people of all ages. Julia Daniel from Outer Banks Yoga and Pilates in Kitty Hawk is the instructor. Participants should bring a towel and water. In the case of inclement weather, this class will be held at the picnic shelter.

Family Magic Show 10:00 a.m. – Witness incredible illusions, mind-bending magic, comedy, and audience participation the entire family will love – live on stage by OBXtreme Magic. Although this event is free, tickets will be required for entry as seating in the amphitheater is limited. Visit Kellogg’s and The Cottage Shop, 1201 Duck Road, the Saturday before the show for tickets.

Summer Music Series 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. – Connected – This jazz quintet group is back on the Duck Town stage after two appearances at the Duck Jazz Festival. They provide sounds ranging from New Orleans to contemporary jazz melodies.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010
Morning Theater & Music Series 10:00 a.m. – The Queen’s Fairy Quest Preview Show – The cast from the Lost Colony Musical Theater presents a preview of the enchanting story, The Queen’s Fairy Quest.

Thursday, July 15, 2010
“Fit and Flexible,” Beginning Pilates 7:30 a.m.- This class is for all fitness levels. Participants should bring a Pilates/Yoga mat or a beach towel and water. Kerry Sanders of Outer Banks Yoga and Pilates is the instructor. In the case of inclement weather, this class will be held at the picnic shelter.

Children’s Story Time 10:00 a.m. – Story time is geared to children between the ages of three and seven and is sponsored by the Town’s two book stores: Duck’s Cottage and Island Book Store.

Summer Music Series 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. – The Crowd- The Crowd combines raw vocal and instrumental talent to perform pop, rock, R&B, and country selections.

Friday, July 16, 2010
Author Discussion Series 10:00 a.m. – The series is coordinated by the Town in conjunction with Duck’s Cottage Book Store. Travis Morris will be overview his book: “Tales from a Currituck Native”.

Please remember to bring a blanket or lawn chair for events being held on the Town Green. Beach umbrellas or tents are NOT permitted within the Town Park. All events will be held outside. In the case of inclement weather or site unavailability, an activity may be cancelled or rescheduled. Any changes will be posted at the Town Park, on the Town’s Web site, and on the events hotline. Additional events may also be added.

For the most up-to-date information on Duck’s events schedule, visit townofduck.com; call the events hotline at (252) 255-1286; follow us on Facebook at “Town of Duck”; or
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