The Ocracoke lighthouse will be the subject of an Ocracoke Preservation Society talk at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 26, and a Kids Kraft at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 27. Photo: C. Leinbach

Tuesday, July 26
Ocracoke Preservation Society: Alisa Lapp, NPS Park Ranger, Ocracoke Lighthouse, 1 pm
1718 Brewing Ocracoke: Chandler & Hill. 6-9 pm
Ocracoke Oyster Company: Bryan Mayer, 7 pm

Wednesday, July 27
Ocracoke Preservation Society: Kids Kraft: Ocracoke lighthouse, 1 pm
Ocracoke Community Library. Temporarily in the Deepwater Theater, School Road. Storytime for babies, toddlers & preschoolers: 10 am.
Ocracoke Oyster Company: Bryan Mayer, 7 pm
DAJIO: Christina Chandler, 7-10 pm
1718 Brewing Ocracoke: Brian Hill, 7-9 pm

Thursday, July 28
Ocracoke Preservation Society: , 1 pm
Bingo: Ocracoke Community Center, 6:30 pm; doors open at 6 pm. Benefits Ocracoke Youth Center
Ocracoke Oyster Company: Mike Norris, 7 pm
1718 Brewing Ocracoke: Barefoot Wade Band, 7-9 pm

Friday, July 29
Ocracoke Community Library. Temporarily in the Deepwater Theater, School Road. Stories & More for rising K students and up: 1 p.m.
Ocracoke Coffee Company/Mini Bar: Live music, 6-8pm.
Ocracoke Oyster Company: Kate McNally, 7 pm
The Breeze: AMEND, 9:30 pm
1718 Brewing Ocracoke: Kill Devil Disco DJ, 6-9 pm

Saturday, July 30
The Breeze: AMEND, 9:30 pm

NPS weekly programs

Ocracoke Lighthouse base open daily: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Twenty-minute talks are at 11 a.m. Monday to Thursday 
Shaping these Barrier Islands
Monday to Thursday at 2:30 p.m. Wars, hurricanes, winds and ocean currents have all had impacts on the shores of Cape Hatteras. Talk given outside the Ocracoke Discovery Center at Pilot Town Road by the south end ferry docks.
Banker Ponies 
Monday, Wednesday & Friday at 9:30 a.m. at the pony pen. Meet the ponies who once roamed as a wild herd and learn about their living history on Ocracoke Island.