ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATORS OF NORTH CAROLINA 18th ANNUAL CONFERENCE: From Thursday, November 6 to Sunday, November 9, the Environmental Educators of North Carolina (EENC) will be hosting their 18th annual conference at Fort Caswell Baptist Assembly on Oak Island. The three day agenda will included guided tours of nearby natural areas, workshops, informative sessions on current issues in environmental education and fantastic evening events (including a coastal boat tour and behind the scenes peek at the Fort Fisher Aquarium). If you're passionate about environmental education, this can't be missed. More information can be found at the EENC conference website.
TLC DEEP RIVER HISTORICAL TOUR: On Saturday, November 8, 2008, the Triangle Land Conservancy (TLC) if offering a fantastic historical-ecological tour of the Deep River area, in conjunction with historian Edwin Patterson. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to explore House in the Horseshoe State Historic Site, the Tyson House (c. 1800), Deep River Park and the Camelback Bridge, as well as Endor Iron Furnace. For more information about the tour and registration, please visit the 2008 TLC Outings website.