Carolina Artist Gallery is welcoming entrants for the show Coastal Pleasures which will run from June 1 through July 14 . Artist may submit up to two works in any medium on the essence of the pleasures of coastal living. The sound of the waves lapping the glistening sand, or the rolling surf…

INTERMEDIATE OIL PAINTING 9 a.m. to noon Mondays until May 27 at Bailey Studio Art School, 905 Ocean Drive, Emerald Isle. Irene Bailey will instruct the classes, which are $85. For more information, call 252-723-3258 or email irene@irenebailey.com.

Carolina Artist Gallery - An artist co-op.  Carolina Artist  Gallery welcomes local established and emerging artists to apply for membership.  All members are juried in and are required to staff the gallery and actively participate in gallery activities - receptions, hangings, publicity, etc.

Craving Art Studio is located in historic downtown, Beaufort, North Carolina. The beautiful historic home with wrap around porches is half a block from Taylor's Creek.

The Coastal Weavers Basket Makers Guild meets the first Tuesday of each month August-May, 6-9 p.m., at Western Carteret Community Center in Cedar Point. For information email 2zcreek@gmail.com.

Please send your announcements about shows, classes and other events to nikki@thenewstimes.com.

Beaufort Art Market provides a unique art setting to nurture your skills and knowledge at any level of learning.  They offer classes, workshops,open studios, a gallery, supplies and rentals.

Marc Montocchio Gallery & Studio, 712 Arendell St., Morehead City; Gallery and commercial photo studio featuring underwater photography.

Located in the historic Rustell House c.1732 on the Beaufort Historic Site, the Mattie King Davis Art Gallery is the oldest art gallery in Carteret County. The gallery contains original works of art by local and regional artists inspired by our quaint sea coast. You will find a wide variety …

Featuring Fine Arts and Crafts, Handscapes Gallery is located on the waterfront in historic Beaufort, NC.  The Gallery promotes American traditions in pottery, jewelry and glasswork with an emphasis on North Carolina artists.  Over 200 artists are represented in a full range of work from the…

Art, supplies, framing and instruction. 704 Evans Street, Morehead City, N.C. Open 10 am - 6 pm Monday - Saturday. 252-240-1979

Cast members rehearse for the Carteret Community Theatre production of “Dividing The Estate” while the set is being constructed. The play opens Thursday, Sept. 4, at Carteret Community Theatre, 1311 Arendell St., Morehead City. (Contributed photo)

The 22-mile Neusiok hiking trail, which runs between the Neuse and Newport rivers, received a major blow from Hurricane Irene in August 2011.