Duck, NC – The Town of Duck’s 2009 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; and a newly-added author discussion series. All of the events will take place at the Duck Town Park, 1200 Duck Road.
The schedule of events for the week of July 27th is:
Monday, July 27, 2009
Basic Yoga/Deep Stretch 7:30 a.m.- Basic Yoga is appropriate for people of all ages. Julia Daniel from Outer Banks Yoga 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 28, 2009
Tai Chi 7:30 a.m.- Tai Chi is appropriate for people of all ages. Julia Daniel from Outer Banks Yoga 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.
Summer Music Series 6:00 p.m. – Ruth Wyand- Ruth Wyand plays folk, blues, country, swing, ragtime, and Americana music.
Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Morning Theater and Music Series featuring “The Lost Colony” cast 10:00 a.m.- The gifted performers from Roanoke Island’s famous “Lost Colony” production will be presenting a Charlotte’s Web preview show, guaranteed to be fun for the whole family.
Thursday, July 30, 2009
“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. Patti Waller 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 3 and 7 and is sponsored by the Town’s two book stores: Duck’s Cottage and Island Book Store.
Summer Music Series 6:00 p.m. –The Wilder Brothers- This band performs acoustic covers of classic rock and blues tunes.
Friday, July 31, 2009
Author Discussion Series 10:00 a.m. – “Beachcomber’s Odyssey, Treasures from a Collected Past” by S. Deacon Ritterbush
During this talk, Dr. Ritterbush (aka “Dr. Beachcomb”) will offer up fascinating science facts, pragmatic beachcombing tips, and various techniques that prove useful in treasure hunting at the shore. Attendees will learn how to target fruitful search sites, identify artifacts, and expand your collecting to include not only sea glass, fossils, and shells, but also ceramic shards, driftwood, man-made artifacts, and more. Please bring a folding beach chair for this event.