Oak Island Parks
and Recreation Department
Publicity Release - October 28, 2005
Teen, Pre-teen, and Youth
The Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department will offer the
November 3rd- Teen Council
Meeting-Teen Center-5:30pm ages 10-18
November 4th- Unite the Generations-Bingo Night-Recreation Center
5-6pm ages 5-9
November 4th- Chili and a Movie- Teen Center-5pm $1 ages 10-18
November 5th- Game Day-Teen Center-12-4pm ages 10-18
November 6th- Skating and Scooters 1-5pm $5 ages 10-18
November 11th- Youth and Teen Thanksgiving-Recreation Center 9am-2pm
$2 ages 5-18
Musical Theatre Demo-Recreation Center-2pm-3pm ages 7-18
Pre-registration is required
for all activities. Call 278-5518 for more information.
In-line Hockey League
Boys and girls, ages 6-18, may register from October 20th through
November 11th to join this hockey league for in-line roller skaters.
Practice will begin in November. Fee is $15 for residents and $20
for non-residents. Call 278-4747 for more information. Register at
the Oak Island Recreation Center.
Teen Center to Open
The Oak Island Teen Center is scheduled to open on November 1st.
Hours will be Tuesday through Friday, 4-7pm and Saturday, 12-4pm.
Call 278-4747 for more information.
Get Moving Again Oak Island
The Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department would like to
challenge residents to complete a town goal of 200,000 minutes of
movement in a 10-week time frame. The Department also wants to meet
a goal of at least 75 total participants. Join us as we strive to
increase the physical activity level of our community. Pre-register
at the Recreation Center or by calling 278-5518.
Arts By The Shore
Arts By The Shore, the 11th annual judged art show held by Oak
Island Parks and Recreation and the Oak Island Art Guild will be
held November 4, 2005 from 12 pm to 8:00 pm and November 5, 2005
from 9 am – 4:30 pm at the Oak Island Recreation Center, 3003 E. Oak
Island Drive, Oak Island, NC. Reception will be held on November 6,
2005 from 1-4 pm. Awards will be presented at 2 pm. Work will be
picked up at 4 pm. Call 278-5518 for more information on the
The Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor a
fishing clinic on November 12th at the Oak Island Recreation Center,
beginning at 10am. Fee is $5. Captain Rick Bennett will lead an
informative and hands-on clinic with emphasis on reds, flounder,
trout, Spanish, bonito, cobia, barracuda and more. Space is limited.
Call 278-5518 to pre-register.
Autumn Kayak Trips
Perfect for the beginner paddler, these trips offer a first-hand
chance to see birds, fish, and other aquatic wildlife up close. Trip
fess are $10 for residents and $15 for non-residents. Pre-register
by calling 278-5518.
November 3rd-10am Wetlands
November 22nd- 10am Wetlands
The Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring two
three-day ski trips to Wintergreen Ski Resort. Dates are January
21-23 or February 13-15. Prices include transportation to and from
Oak Island, lodging, equipment rental, lessons, and three days of
unlimited skiing!! Prices are $229 per person for double
accommodations. More accommodation options are available. For more
information, call 278-4747.
Note: By Law, appropriate
car seats/booster seats are required for ages 8 and under or 80
pounds when participating in Recreation Department programs
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