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The Junior Sailing Program is a basic and intermediate summer sailing program open to children ages 8 to 15. The program uses the fun of sailing and the competition of racing to teach rigging, sailing, seamanship, navigational skills and maritime traditions and history to young sailors. Instructors are certified by the...more about Junior Sailing Program at the North Carolina Maritime Museum

4907-H Bridges St.
Morehead City, NC
(252) 808-2400

Elite Martial Arts Academy is owned and operated by two-time World Champion Russell Lewis — a fifth-degree black belt with more than 20 years of experience and a long list of accomplishments — and his wife, Jennifer Lewis, a fourth-degree black belt. All instructors are certified black belts. The academy offers instruction for beginners through advanced for ages...more about Lewis' Taekwondo

Carteret County Public Libraries
(252) 728-2050

Throughout the year, the Carteret County Public Libraries offer a number of reading and educational programs. Special programs for young people are offered in the summers as well. Contact the individual libraries for details:

Beaufort — (252) 728-2050 

Pine Knoll Shores  — (252) 247-4660

Cape Carteret — (252) 393-6500 

Newport — (252) 223-5108

Otway...more about Library Storytime

Other Good Stuff

601 Mulberry St., Beaufort, NC
(252) 504-2465
3221 Bridges St.,MHC, NC
(252) 222-3007

The Boys & Girls Club operates a club in Beaufort, Morehead City, and Havelock. The Beaufort Club was the first in the county, opening in 1997 in the former Queen Street School. That facility has seen some renovation since that time, and the membership has grown. The Morehead City...more about Boys & Girls Club of Coastal Carolina, Inc.

1702 Live Oak St.
Ste. 100
Beaufort, NC
(252) 728-2050

Many of the Carteret County public libraries offer incentive and educational library programs for kids, from Storytime for young children to game time and films for older students. Contact the individual libraries in your area for details:
Beaufort — (252) 728-2050
Pine Knoll Shores  — (252) 247-4660
Cape...more about Carteret County Public Library

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