celebrate easter at these local events

March 31, 2015

If you live in Brunswick Forest, there are plenty of ways to celebrate this Easter holiday! EASTER BRUNCH AT THE FOREST Enjoy a delicious Easter brunch Sunday, April 5th at The Forest at Cape Fear National. Check out their menu and RSVP online here. LELAND CHILDREN’S EGG HUNT At the Leland Municipal Park Thursday April 2nd , there will be a children’s egg hunt separated by age groups. Bring a… [Read More…]

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leland’s new cultural arts center is now open

March 30, 2015

The Leland Cultural Arts Center (LCAC) is now open at 1212 Magnolia Village Way! The new center is unique in the area and provides a space for residents to take classes in pottery, cooking, painting, writing, photography, dance and more. Inside the modern facility, there is gallery space to display work from local artists, classrooms, a dance studio complete with wall mirror and barre, and an auditorium and stage large… [Read More…]

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social media for older adults

March 30, 2015

In the U.S., more and more older adults are opting to use social media, according to studies by the Pew Research Center. Older adults are finding that media is a wonderful way to stay in touch with family members that are spread out in different parts of the country and is a great way to connect with the grandkids.     CONNECT WITH FRIENDS AND FAMILY ONLINE In our busy,… [Read More…]

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wilmington, north carolina named america’s best riverfront town

March 24, 2015

USA Today named Wilmington, North Carolina America’s Best Riverfront Town, giving the city the distinction over other major U.S. cities like Pittsburgh, Spokane and Savannah. The Cape Fear River is not only vital today in shaping this charming city, but has also played an important role in the city’s history. The river is also the inspiration for a popular annual city festival and is the anchor for downtown Wilmington’s shopping… [Read More…]

insider’s guide to brunswick county

March 22, 2015

Beautiful Brunswick County has a number of points of interest in addition to area beaches. Locals will tell you, there is much more to see and do beyond the main tourist attractions. Head to these Brunswick County hidden gems and discover what living like a local feels like! BRUNSWICK COUNTY BOTANICAL GARDENS The Brunswick County Botanical Gardens are teaching gardens maintained by the Brunswick County division of the North Carolina… [Read More…]