What's Happenin' Carolina

Troops to Teachers Information Session

Thursday, July 18, 1 p.m. 3 p,m.

John A. Lejeune Education Center, Room 109 will host a seminar to inform service members about a second career in the teaching profession. This event is open to all military, veterans, retirees, guard and reservists. For more information contact 888-878-1600 or visit www.proudtoserveagain.com.

New River Preschool Storytime

Tuesday July 23, 10-11 a.m.

The Marine Corps Air Station New River Library is hosting a storytime for children up to five years old and their caregivers. The event will feature crafts following the event. For more information, contact 910-449-6715.

Evening Kayaking Tour

Tuesday July 23, 5:30- 7 p.m.

Outdoor Adventures is hosting an evening kayaking tour of Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune’s waterway beginning at the Marina on Marine Corps Air Station New River. The event costs $15 dollars per person. Only single kayaks are available to rent. Children 9-13 years old will use a coracle boat and can be attached to their parents kayak. Register and complete a liability waiver online at http://www.mccslejeune-newriver.com/outdoor/ or at the Outdoor Adventure Office located next to Gottschalk Marina. For more information, contact 910-451-1440.

Healthy Cooking Class

Wednesday July 24, 10:30 a.m.

The Health Promotions Building 4 on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune is hosting a class to teach service members and their families how to cook healthy and delicious foods. Space is limited. Participants must be at least 18 to join. For more information or to register, visit mccslejeune-newriver.com/health/.