Drive to OBX
7:00PM Reception and Orientation
9:30-10:30AM 'We Were Never More Merry: Musical Encounters between Native and European Peoples" by song historian Jeanne McDougall Zentz,Ph.D.
11:00-12:00PM "The Sea and the Sound, the Ship and the Sailor" songs of work, family and life, by singer/songwriter and Tidewater Troubadour Bob Zentz
PM free time
AM Free time and self-travel to Corolla
1:30PM Lecture on NC Historic Hunting Clubs at the NC Wildlife Education Center in Corolla, followed by an optional tour (fee) of the Whalehead Club
ALL DAY GUIDED BUS TOUR to Ocracoke with narrated history and visits to three lighthouses (local historian/driver)
AM Self-travel to Manteo for various sites: Fort Raleigh, NC Aquarium, Elizabethan Gardens, Roanoke Island Festival Park, and other locations.
7:00PM Wrap-up and Farewell Meeting (Dessert, Coffee, and Tea) at Sea Ranch Resort
10:30AM Check out
Drive home to VA