Carteret County Historical Society
Come join us at the History Museum for the following programs:
Friday, May 11th: Rodney Kemp Presents! Today, Rodney will host Justice Paul Martin Newby who will share the fascinating account of how the North Carolina Bill of Rights was stolen and his part in getting the it back into the hands of the people of the state! Also, do you know why NC waited for two years before being the last to ratify constitution? Judge Newby is the Senior Associate Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court having been elected in 2004. He is an adjunct professor at Campbell University School of Law where he teaches courses on state constitutional law and appellate practice. He is also co-author numerous books on North Carolina Law and the state’s constitution. Lunch & Presentation: $16 / CCHS member rate-$13; Presentation only: $8.50 / CCHS member rate-$5.50. Call by the Wednesday prior to event to reserve your lunch. Join CCHS and get member rates!
May 16th: Rodney Kemp Presents! Rodney’s guest will be Steve Anderson, Director of the History Museum of Carteret County, who has developed (with Arnold Adams’s help), the narrative and a slideshow-enhanced program on the museum’s present exhibit “Arnold’s Aces: The Rise of the East Carteret High School Marching Mariners, 1967-1996”. A few special guests will help tell this story, but plan on hearing how Adams started with 7 students and a record player in 1967 and raised it up to 250 students in a nationally ranked marching band by 1996! Lunch & Presentation: $16 / CCHS member rate-$13; Presentation only: $8.50 / CCHS member rate-$5.50. Call by the Wednesday prior to event to reserve your lunch. Join CCHS and get member rates!