The Cultural and Education Committee provides programs for entertainment and education featuring artists and artistic expression through monthly programs and online resources. The Committee also provides a regional calendar featuring local activities as well as, concerts, plays, and other offerings at ECU. The Committee will also work to provide videos of featured programs so that they are available to all residents, even if they were unable to attend in person.
Access our previous Monthly Programs by clicking links below: 

Additional Resources: Presentation PDF     NPR Study
Access work from our previous Artists of the Month by clicking one of the links below:
January '24: Steve Spaanborek June '24: Featured
February '24: Sue McIntyre July '23: Alex Williford
March '24: Pat Carlson August '23: Patrick Kinlaw
April '24: Ginger Gehres September '23: Shelly Wingartner
May '24: Allison Cianciulli October '23: Brenda Wells-Dietel
Resources for Events
A myriad of online events (free and ticketed) exist, allowing you to enjoy live or recorded content within every category under the sun.
  1. Virtual Events
    1. A quick Google search for "free online events" or "virtual events about __________" will result in a great list. Get specific with your Google request if you have a particular interest. Oftentimes, current/upcoming events will be ticketed.
    2. If you would prefer free events, YouTube is always a great place to begin your search. Other platforms include Vimeo, Maestro, OVEE, and Remo. 
  2. Face-2-Face Events
    1. 2024 Kids & Family Activities List
    2. Explore the State VisitNC: Select Attractions, Events, Experiences, or Historical spots by region. Explore the NC Coastal, Piedmont, or Mountain regions.
    3. Arts & Culture - Museums, Symphony, & Tours
      1. Festivals
      2. Turnage Theatre/Arts of the Pamlico
      3. Beaufort Performing Arts Collective
      4. River Walk Gallery
    4. Fishing & Hunting
    5. History
      1. Self-Guided Tours of Washington, NC
      2. Historic Town of Bath, NC
    6. Parks & Recreation
      1. Rent bicycles (single/tandem), e-bikes, golf carts, kayaks, paddle boards, & stand-up paddle boards (SUP)
        1. Inner Banks Outfitters (IBXO)
        2. River Vibes
      2. NC National Parks