The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum in Hatteras Village is seeking volunteers to work at the front desk. Volunteering is done on a weekly, monthly, occasional or seasonal basis. All efforts are appreciated; and you don’t have to be a historian to volunteer. You need to be at least 18 years-old and have a friendly personality. Shifts are only 3.5 hours. The Museum is open Monday – Saturday year-round except for state holidays. Volunteers receive a discount in our gift shop. For information contact Mary Ellen Riddle, firstname.lastname@example.org, 252-986-0723 or stop by the Museum at 59200 Museum Dr., Hatteras.
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January 21, 2022 | Community News Brief | From The: Coastal Review OnlineHyde County officials are asking Ocracoke residents, property owners and other stakeholders to complete a short questionnaire on ways for the community to be better prepared to withstand, respond to, and recover from weather or other disruptions. A public meeting about the Resilient Coastal Communities Program is set for 6 p.m. Jan. 27 in the [...] Community News Brief | Full Article
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