Upcoming Events!

  • Bird Walk at Fort Fisher State Historic Site
    Nov 29, 8:00 PM – Nov 30, 9:30 AM
    Kure Beach, 1610 Fort Fisher Blvd S, Kure Beach, NC 28449, USA
    Park at the Oceanside Parking Lot just across from the Battlefield.
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  • Wrightsville Beach Flotilla Festival
    Sat, Nov 27
    Wrightsville Beach
    Nov 27, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM EST
    Wrightsville Beach, 321 Causeway Dr, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480, USA
    Join Island Wildlife at our table to learn more about our work in the region. Author Cordelia Norris will be joining us with her Coloring Books, Backyard Pollinators!
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  • Greenfield Lake Cleanup with Skate and Sweep
    Nov 20, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Wilmington, Greenfield Lake, Wilmington, NC 28401, USA
    Join us as we support Skate and Sweep's efforts at Greenfield Lake. Island Wildlife will provide gloves, buckets, and trash pickers. No pre-registration required, you may sign up on site. (After the cleanup, Skate and Sweep will host their own skate session.)
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  • Saving the Wild South with author Georgann Eubanks
    Nov 09, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    webinar
    Save the date for a free virtual talk about our imperiled native plants--"From Pitcher Plants to Shoals Lilies"-- with author Georgann Eubanks on November 9th at noon. Registration link to follow. You may order a signed copy of the book here: http://wildsouth.net/
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  • Monthly Beach Sweep with Island Women
    Tue, Nov 09
    Carolina Beach
    Nov 09, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    Carolina Beach, 5 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428, USA
    Join Island Wildlife and Island Women for our monthly Clean and Green Beach Sweep. Thanks to NCWF's partnership with Duke Energy, for every 25lbs of trash collected, a native tree is banked and planted. We use these trees in our community plantings. WIN/WIN! Meet at the gazebo in front of Hurricane
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  • Fall Festival at Landfall 10-2 pm
    Oct 30, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Wilmington, 510 Arboretum Dr, Wilmington, NC 28405, USA
    We'll be tabling at the Fall Festival at Landfall. Stop by and learn about Island Wildlife-Cape Fear Region. Learn about our chapter, the work of NCWF and the Butterfly Highway!
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  • Gardening Day at Lake Forest Academy
    Oct 21, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM EDT
    Wilmington, 1806 S 15th St, Wilmington, NC 28401, USA
    Please join us as we prepare a planting site and install shrubs at Lake Forest Academy. 1806 S 15th St, Wilmington, NC 28401. Tools and gloves provided. Activities will involve bending, kneeling, light digging, and planting. Free and open to the public. You may pre-register here: https://bit.ly/3FzU
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  • Trails and Trash at CB State Park
    Mon, Oct 18
    Carolina Beach State Park Visitors Cente
    Oct 18, 7:00 PM
    Carolina Beach State Park Visitors Cente, State Park Rd, Carolina Beach, NC 28428, USA
    Join Island Wildlife, NC Wildlife Federation, and Friends of Pleasure Island State Parks for a Trails and Trash cleanup. Park Ranger Jesse Anderson will lead volunteers through the park trails for various maintenance activities including cutting back vegetation to clear the trails + trash pick up.
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  • Mysteries of the Great White Shark Webinar with Dr. Bob Hueter of Ocearch
    Oct 12, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Webinar
    Join NCWF and the Island Wildlife Chapter - Cape Fear Region with Dr. Bob Hueter of Ocearch for an educational talk about Ocearch's advanced great white shark research and expeditions. Dr. Hueter served as Chief Science Advisor from 2017-2020 for OCEARCH.
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  • Hike and Hoop at CB State Park
    Sun, Oct 10
    CB State Park Visitors Center
    Oct 10, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM EDT
    CB State Park Visitors Center, Carolina Beach State Park
    Join Island Wildlife and Home and Hoop's Kevina Casaletto for a fun Hike and Hoop. Island Wildlife board member and botanist Jessica Roach will lead the hike and Kevina Casaletto will then offer a special embroidery sesh! Limited to ten hoopers! Preregister by emailing islandwildlifenc@gmail.com $20
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  • Where is the Wilderness? Kids@Cam
    Oct 09, 10:00 AM – 11:10 AM
    Wilmington, 3201 S 17th St, Wilmington, NC 28412, USA
    Where is the Wilderness? This Cameron Art Museum and Island Wildlife - Cape Fear Region Kids@Cam event welcomes families to examine, experience, and celebrate the natural world on the grounds of the Cameron Art Museum. We'll take a nature walk and create found art/poetry.
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  • Monthly Island Women + Island Wildlife Beach Sweep
    Oct 05, 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM EDT
    Carolina Beach, 5 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428, USA
    Join Island Wildlife and Island Women the first Tuesday of each month for our Clean and Green beach sweep. Buckets for collecting trash are available. For every 25lbs of trash collected, NCWF will plant a native tree or 10 native plants.
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  • Kids at the Cam!
    Sat, Sep 25
    Wilmington
    Sep 25, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Wilmington, 3201 S 17th St, Wilmington, NC 28412, USA
    Join Island Wildlife at the Cam for a nature walk and art/poetry event
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  • Lake Fest with Cape Fear River Watch and Friends
    Sep 25, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Wilmington, Greenfield Lake, Wilmington, NC 28401, USA
    Join us at Cape Fear River Watch's annual Lake Fest Event.
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  • 6th Annual Native Plant Festival
    Sep 18, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Wilmington, 6206 Oleander Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403, USA
    Join Island Wildlife-Cape Fear Region at the 6th Annual Native Plant Festival.
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  • 1st Tuesday Cleanup with Island Women
    Tue, Sep 07
    Carolina Beach
    Sep 07, 7:30 AM
    Carolina Beach, 5 Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, NC 28428, USA
    Join Island Wildlife and Island Women for our monthly beach sweep!
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  • Live Oak Bank Pavilion (Glass Animals)
    Sep 05, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Wilmington, 10 Cowan St, Wilmington, NC 28401, USA
    Stop by Island Wildlife's table to learn more about us before the Glass Animals Concert.
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  • Greenfield Lake Bird Walk with Jill Peleuses
    Sep 01, 8:00 AM – Sep 03, 9:30 AM
    Wilmington, 1941 Amphitheatre Dr, Wilmington, NC 28401, USA
    Please join Wild Bird Garden and Island Wildlife from 8-9:30 for an educational bird walk around Greenfield Lake. Meet at Greenfield Lake Ampitheater. Free and open to public. If you don’t have binoculars, we have a few pairs available to loan upon request. islandwildlifenc@gmail.com Please consider
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