Last update11:54:37 PM

Font Size


Menu Style

Back You are here: Home Features Events and Features Local Events Federal Point Historic Preservation Society Events Calendar Winter, Spring 2012

Federal Point Historic Preservation Society Events Calendar Winter, Spring 2012

• Monday, March 19, 2012: Membership Meeting. 7:30-9:00 pm Jim Steele, Manager of Fort Fisher State Historic Site and Paul Laird of the Friends of Fort Fisher will speak on the history of the Historic Site and report on the outcome of the Strategic Planning project conducted in 2011.
• Saturday March 24, 2012 Walking Tour of “The Sugar Loaf Line of Defense” with Dr. Chris Fonvielle  2pm-4pm. $5.00 donation requested.  Limit of 25 participants. Meet at the Federal Point History Center. 1121-A N Lake Park Blvd. Carolina Beach, North Carolina.  Reservations will be available beginning March 1 at the Federal Point History Center. Call 910-458-0502.
• Monday April 16, 2012:  Membership Meeting. 7:30-9:00 pm Devon Kelly, Senior in Public History, UNC-W will report on her research on the history and the development of the “beach resort.”  We will also “open” her exhibit that will run through next summer.
Monday May 21, 2012:  Membership Meeting. 7:30-900 pm.  Lois Wheatley, author of Images of America, Carolina Beach will share stories about the vintage photographs she has collected in this book just published by Arcadia Books.  
Monday June 18, 2012: Potluck Picnic. 6:30 – 8:30 pm  Summer Potluck/Picnic. The perfect time to bring  friends and prospective members.
All Programs are FREE and open to the public  They are held at the Federal Point History Center,  1121-A North Lake Park Blvd. (Just south of the Carolina Beach Town Hall.) Or visit the History Center, open Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays 10-4. For more information call: 910-458-0502.