Ongoing Jewelry Making

Choose between making earrings, a mermaid ring, or a wrapped sea glass pendant. Five people at a time can make jewelry, which takes about 30 to 40 minutes.

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Fridays

Where: Studio 12, 41008 NC Hwy. 12, Avon

Cost: $18, no registration required

Info: (252) 995-7899; studio12hatteras.com

Cass Morris book-signing

Author Cass Morris will sign copies of her debut book, “From Unseen Fire,” the first novel in the Aven Cycle, a historical fantasy set in an alternate Rome.

When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, June 27

Where: Island Bookstore — Scarborough Faire Shops, 1177 Duck Road , Duck

Cost: Admission is free; books will be available for purchase

Info: (252) 261-8981

Glass Reef, Hidden Worlds

A new glass exhibit is on display in the Nautilus Gallery of the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island. The work is created by Emily Williams who looks to draw attention to the fragility of underwater ecosystems and the vulnerability of coral reefs.

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily through July 19

Where: North Carolina Aquarium, 374 Airport Road, Manteo

Info: (252) 475-2324; ncaquariums.com/roanoke-island

Senior Student Art Show

The visual arts exhibit highlights the highest level of Dare County high schools’ art including paintings, drawings, photography and mixed media.

When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., through Wednesday, June 27

Where: Dare County Arts Council, 300 Queen Elizabeth Ave., Manteo

Cost: Free

Info: (252) 473-5558; darearts.org

Ralph Webster book-signing

Author Ralph Webster will sign copies of his book, “One More Moon,” which tells the true story of his grandmother’s desperate journey from her life at the Pensione Alexandra in Naples to America — after Mussolini and the Fascists join with Hitler — and as countries across the world close their doors to Jewish refugees fleeing the spread of Nazi evil.

When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, June 26

Where: Island Bookstore – Historic Corolla Village, 1130 Corolla Village Road, Corolla

Cost: Admission is free; books will be available for purchase

Info: (252) 453-2292

Joseph Terrell book-signing

Author Joseph Terrell will sign copies of his book, “A Flower So Fallen,” the story of a reporter at a weekly newspaper near the Outer Banks who investigates the brutal murder of a friend.

When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, June 27

Where: Island Bookstore – Scarborough Faire Shops, 177 Duck Road, Duck

Cost: Admission is free; books will be available for purchase

Info: (252) 261-8981

David R. Tanis book-signing

Author David R. Tanis will sign copies of his book, “O’Halloran’s Will,” the story of a tale of intrigue that follows after the death of small time, eccentric lawyer and the greed in the bucolic town of Pine Ridge, North Carolina.

When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday, June 28

Where: Island Bookstore – Historic Corolla Village, 1130 Corolla Village Road, Corolla

Cost: Admission is free; books will be available for purchase

Info: (252) 453-2292

Vivian Howard book-signing

As part of the release party for Outer Banks Distilling’s new aged rum, Angel’s Share, Emmy award winning PBS host and chef Vivian Howard is signing her 2016 cookbook, “Deep Run Roots,” which highlights eastern North Carolina cooking. Tickets for the book signing (only) can be purchased at EventBrite or by calling (252) 473-1056.

When: Noon-2 p.m. Saturday, June 30

Where: Outer Banks Distilling, 510 Budleigh St, Manteo

Cost: Free

Info: (252) 423-3011; outerbanksdistilling.com

Nearby Pocosin Arts Youth Summer Arts Camps

Open to kids of all ages and experience levels, the classes focus on visual and performing arts. Camps are divided into two age groups: Ages 6-9 meet at 9 a.m.-noon, ages 10-18 meet 1:30-4:30 p.m. The seven-week program culminates with a youth art show. Sign up online at pocosinarts.org.

When: Through Aug. 10

Where: Pocosin Arts, 201 Main St., Columbia

Info: (252) 796-2787; pocosinarts.org

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