Due to weather conditions, large Item pick-up on Hatteras Island has been postponed to October 27 and October 28  ******  Click here for Large Item Pick-up details  ******  All scheduled events and activities for Tuesday, Oct 6 at the Fessenden Center in Buxton have been cancelled ...

Dare County is named in honor of Virginia Dare, the first English child born in America. Dare County is also where the Wright Brothers first experienced powered flight and much more.

October  7, 2015
Public Meetings:
Friends of Youth Advisory Board
10/8/2015  8:00:00 AM
Planning Board
10/12/2015  7:00:00 PM
Teen Court Advisory Committee
10/13/2015  11:30:00 AM
Juvenile Crime Prevention Council
10/13/2015  12:30:00 PM
Board Of Elections
10/13/2015  5:00:00 PM
Dare County Board of Commissioners
10/19/2015  5:00:00 PM
Board of
Next Meeting: Monday, 10/19/2015 at 5 PM
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Dare County, NC
Events & Activities:

Veterans Day Celebration at the Dare County Center
All Dare County Veterans are welcome on Tuesday, November 10th at the Dare County Center in Manteo. RSVP required.
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American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Dare County Center in Manteo
Friday, October 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
more info

Busch Gardens Howl-O-Scream Trip with the Dare County Center
Saturday, October 24 at 9:00 a.m. Registration is required.
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Public Comment Period Open for Environmental Assessment on Issuance of Permit for Dare County's Buxton Beach Restoration Project
Public meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 1, 6 p.m. at the Fessenden Center  more info

Large Item Pick-Up
The Dare County Sanitation Department has released the large item pick up schedule for fall.  more info

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Featured Articles:

Dare County Teen Court
Dare County Teen Court is open to students from 7th grade through high school. Students serve as prosecution and defense attorneys, clerk, bailiff and jurors.
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Dare County Library Now Offering Variety of Free Virtual Resources
Access to ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, interactive children's books and more are available from your tablet, smartphone or computer at home.
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Friends of Youth Seeks Mentors for At Risk Youth
Meet new people and make a difference in the life of a child with the Dare County Friends of Youth program.
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