The Ocracoke Preservation Society will hold its annual fall meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, in the Ocracoke Community Center.

In addition to electing new board members, at the meeting the society will honor Philip Howard with its Cultural Heritage Award and Norman Miller with its Historic Home Award for his renovation of “Dad’s Retreat,” formerly known as the Clarence Scarborough House, built in the 1920s.

The meeting will highlight the activities of OPS. The meeting is open to the public and is a good opportunity to sign up and become a member.

Canvases for the “Ocracoke Through Your Eyes” art auction on Jan. 22 are still available. To receive a canvas, email

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