Island Yoga on Back Road. Photo: C. Leinbach

Island Yoga will hold an outdoor bazaar of local artists and businesses Thursday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Friday 3 to 7 p.m.

It will be in the in the front yard of the studio at 37 Back Rd). While this event is outdoors, organizers are asking that everyone take extra precautions and please wear a mask and use sanitizer before shopping.

The Ocracoke United Methodist Church has been raised up. Photo: C. Leinbach

The Ocracoke United Methodist Church will hold a barbecue fundraiser out front from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.

The church building has been lifted and is being repaired from having been flooded by Hurricane Dorian Sept. 6. Proceeds will benefit this work.

Pasto Susie Fitch-Slater’s son, Pastor Tim Fitch of the Fair Haven United Methodist Church in Rodanthe, will supply the barbecue and baked beans.

The Methodist women and the Ocracoke Life Saving Church is organizing desserts, cole slaw and tea.

In case of inclement weather, the barbecue will be in the church fellowship hall.

The Mattie Arts Center in Swan Quarter. Photo: Jan Cabe Moore

Mattie Arts Center in Swan Quarter is seeking CDs of island music groups to sell in its Swan Quarter building. They offer consignment and take 20% commission for their expenses.

“We want to promote the county’s talent,” said Jan Cabe Moore, center director.

The center has moved from the old courthouse to the old post office on Route 45 and are currently open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday to Saturday.

Moore said the group is working on obtaining grants to finish restoring the old courthouse.

For more information, call Moore at 252-385-1826.

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