The Ocracoke Preservation Society is decked out for Christmas 2019. Photo by Traci DeVette Griggs

The Ocracoke Preservation Society will hold its annual Christmas tree lighting and Wassail party on Tuesday, Dec. 7, at the David William’s House Museum, 49 Water Plant Rd., starting at 4:30 p.m.

Participants are asked to bring their own mugs and a plate of cookies to share.

The drawing for the special quilt made by the Ocracoke Needle and Thread Club will also take place.

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

The auction will be held in the Ocracoke Community Center starting at 5 p.m.

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