Dare County is named in honor of Virginia Dare, the first English child born in America. Dare County is also where the Wright Brothers first experienced powered flight and much more.

August  28, 2014
Public Meetings:
Veterans Advisory Council
8/28/2014  3:00:00 PM
Dare County Board of Commissioners
9/2/2014  9:00:00 AM
Transportation Advisory Board
9/3/2014  8:30:00 AM
Dare County ARHMP/CRS Local Planning Committee
9/4/2014  10:00:00 AM
Game and Wildlife Commission
9/4/2014  7:00:00 PM
Planning Board
9/8/2014  7:00:00 PM
Board of
Next Meeting: Tuesday, 9/2/2014 at 9 AM
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Dare County, NC
Events & Activities:

Fall Registration for Parks and Recreation Programs Now Open
Registration deadline for fall programs is Friday, August 29.
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Investment Fraud Prevention Program
Presented by the N.C. Secretary of State Securities Division on Tuesday, September 16 at 1 p.m. at the Baum Center
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Fitness Assessments and Body Composition Measurements
Fitness Assessments and Body Composition Measurements are available free of charge to local residents and property owners at the Dare County Center in Manteo.
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Dare County Offices Closed Monday, September 1.
Dare County Offices will be closed on Monday, September 1 in observance of Labor Day.  more info

F.C. Minton Charity Basketball Tournament Raises $3,400
Sixteen teams from across North Carolina competed in the 5th Annual F.C. Minton Charity Basketball Tournament held July 4-6 at the Youth Center in Kill Devil Hills.  more info

Albemarle Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan
As part of a regional effort to reduce vulnerability to natural disasters, Dare County is requesting public feedback on natural disaster risk and preparedness.  more info

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Featured Articles:

Friends of Youth Seeks Volunteer Mentors for Local At-Risk Youth
A training session for new volunteer mentors will be held on Thursday, September 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Dare County Administration Building in Manteo.
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Dare County Teen Court Makes a Splash in 2014
Teen Court is a great opportunity for students to become involved in the community while adding to their college resume and applications.
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Dare County Game & Wildlife Office Now Accepting Blind License Applications
Three float blinds will be issued this season and will be selected by the lottery method on September 4, 2014.
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