What's Happenin' Carolina

Stay up to date on what's going on in the community with "What's Happenin' Carolina" each week. 

Homeschool Family Meet-up

Monday, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Parents can learn from the School Liaisons about resources for homeschool families and participate in round tables to share resources and best practices with each other. Make arrangements for childcare for children under 5. The event will be held at Bldg. 780, Brewster Blvd. on Camp Lejeune. For more information, call 449-9915.

NPSP Baby Boot Camp Class Reunion (2015-2018)

Oct. 19, 6 - 9 p.m.

If you attended Baby Boot Camp Class during the years of 2015-2018, gear up for the Baby Boot Camp Fall Festival reunion at The Landing on MCAS New River where you can connect with former classmates and meet other new parents. Crafts, reading and photo opportunities for children. Costumes are welcomed. Open to authorized patrons. For more information, call 449-9501.

Beirut Observance

Oct. 23, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Oct. 23, 2018 marks 35 years since the Peace Mission to Beirut, Lebanon. This annual solemn tribute to the 273 peace keepers who gave the last full measure of devotion in Lebanon and Grenada on Oct. 23, 1983 will be at the Beirut Memorial, Lejeune Memorial Gardens in Jacksonville. For more information, call 938-5200.

Veterans Day Parade

Nov. 3, 10 - 11:30 a.m.

Come out to thank our veterans for their service to our country with the annual Veterans Day Parade in Jacksonville. This two-mile-long parade on Western Blvd begins at Coastal Carolina Community College. Open to the public. For more information, visit www.onlyinonslow.com/events/#!/134154-veterans-day-parade.

Swansboro Mullet Festival

Nov. 10 , 9 a.m. - 10 p.m., Nov. 11, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Join downtown Swansboro for the annual Mullet Festival, a two-day event that offers locals and visitors a glimpse into history combined with a modern celebration of all things mullet. Participants may enjoy food, a parade, beach music, live bands and children’s activities. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 326-2600.