Area happenings, July 10

Published: Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 11:50 AM.
Pender County is one of the first public libraries in North Carolina to support the effort and joins co-partner University of North Carolina System in seeking to touch the lives of children from birth to age 8 under its message: Read Aloud 15 Minutes: Every Child - Every Parent - Every Day.
Committing fifteen minutes each day to reading aloud provides the foundation for more children to begin kindergarten ready to learn. 
For more information visit the library, its website at or   
Turtle advisors
The N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission is looking for individuals to serve on the Sea Turtle Advisory Committee.
The committee provides recommendations on reducing sea turtle interactions in commercial and recreational fisheries; reviews information on sea turtle strandings and interactions; and assists with public education.

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