Luncheon and Fashion Show also part of weekend slate

1. Afghan photo exhibit

The Arts Council of Carteret County has scheduled a photography exhibit on Afghanistan from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today through Sunday at its location at the Morehead Plaza in Morehead City.

The exhibit is called “A Country, A People: Afghanistan Through the Eyes of the Men and Women of the U.S. Military.” The exhibit includes 118 photographs of Afghanistan taken by eight men and women while they were serving military tours in the country.

Admission to the exhibit is free.

The exhibit is appropriate for all ages, and there are no disturbing or shocking images.

For more information, call the Arts Council of Carteret County at 726-9156 or go online to

2. Wild horses tour

Cape Lookout National Seashore has scheduled a Horse Sense and Survival Trip from 8:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday.

Sue Stuska, a wildlife biologist, will guide visitors on Shackleford Banks to view the wild horses while providing information on the habitat, behavior and lives of the horses.

Participants should be prepared with water and snacks, and be prepared to walk in water, sand and mud.

For more information, call Cape Lookout National Seashore at 728-2250 ext. 3001 or go online to

3. Jumble Sale

The Beaufort Historic Site’s Jumble Sale is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

The event is designed to be a community market with art, handmade crafts, antiques, clothing, food and holiday gifts.

The Beaufort Historic Site is located on Turner Street in Beaufort.

For more information, call 728-5225 or go online to

4. Luncheon and Fashion Show

The Carteret County Domestic Violence Program has scheduled its annual Luncheon and Fashion Show fundraiser from 11:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Crystal Coast Civic Center in Morehead City.

The event includes opportunities for shopping from area businesses, a raffle and silent auction.

Tickets are $35 for adults and $15 for children.

For more, call 726-2336 or go online to

5. Wings Over Bridgeton

Wings Over Bridgeton, a first-time seaplane “fly in” happening on the Neuse River, is scheduled to start at 9 a.m. for Saturday.

Pilots of about a dozen seaplanes, float planes and flying boats are expected to visit Bridgeton Harbor Marina, 1101 B St., to show off their aircraft and give flying demonstrations around the area.

Pilots will be bringing their aircraft in Friday afternoon.

At 9 a.m. Saturday, pilots will allow the public to view their aircraft and answer questions about taking off and landing on the water’s surface. At 10 a.m., the aircraft are scheduled fly around the area.

They also will engage in various competitions for accuracy in landing and dropping water balloons.

There will be food available. Admission is free, with a $5 parking fee.

For more information, go online to or email