Society Notes

By Darlene Bright, History Center Director

  • The History Center recorded 70 visitors in April. We had 53 in attendance at the April meeting. The gift shop took in $140.34. The History Center was used by Got-Em-On Live Bait Fishing Club and the United Daughters of the Confederacy for their monthly meetings.

  • Membership continues to grow. Welcome to Jeffrey Stauffer of Carolina Beach, Ann Tinder of Wilmington, and Barbara and Michael McQuery of Carolina Beach.

  • School Visits: Elaine Henson talked to 85 second graders about the past and present of Federal Point at Carolina Beach Elementary School and Rebecca Taylor talked to 75 fourth graders about lighthouses, particularly the Federal Point Light.