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BHI Conservancy Announces Grand Opening of Barrier Island Study Center

BHI Conservancy Announces Grand Opening of Barrier Island Study Center

Posted on Tuesday, March 27, 2012

On Monday, April 9, the  Bald Head Island Conservancy  will hold a grand opening ceremony for their  Barrier Island Study Center (BISC),  the first community-based barrier island research and education facility in the nation. The ceremony, which is open to the public, will begin at 3:00 p.m. on the campus of the BHI Conservancy on Bald Head Island and will be sponsored by First Citizens Bank. The 5,000 square foot facility,...

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Bald Head Islands Shoals Club Kicks Off 2012 Season

Bald Head Island’s Shoals Club Kicks Off 2012 Season

Posted on Monday, March 26, 2012

By Jens Fisker, Shoals Club General Manager The Shoals Club officially reopened its doors this past Friday night to members and temporary members. It was great to share the evening with both old friends and new faces. From the improvements to our facilities, to the addition of a new chef, we couldn’t be more excited about the upcoming 2012 season. With the arrival of Chef Robbie Nicolaisen and the oversight of Bald Head Island Limited,...

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BHI Spring Lecture Series Continues with Lessons from Mother Nature

BHI Spring Lecture Series Continues with Lessons from Mother Nature

Posted on Friday, March 23, 2012

The Bald Head Island Conservancy’s  Spring Lecture Series continues on Saturday, March 31 at the Fleming Environmental Center. The presentation, given by Donald R. Young, Ph.D., from Virginia Commonwealth University is entitled “Lessons from mother nature: can we build a better island?” The lecture will focus on Dr. Young’s research in barrier island dynamics and will address topics like managing for future...

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Shoals Club Reopens for the Season on March 23

Shoals Club Reopens for the Season on March 23

Posted on Friday, March 9, 2012

By Jens Fisker, Shoals Club General Manager At the Shoals Club we’re busy preparing for the 2012 season, which officially kicks off on Friday, March 23 when we reopen our doors to members. We are most pleased to announce two exciting changes to our Culinary and Beverage operations. Joining the Shoals Club staff as our new Executive Chef is Robbie Nicolaisen, a native of Cary, NC, who was selected from an applicant pool of...

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Shops on Maritime Way Offer New and Expanded Merchandise

Shops on Maritime Way Offer New and Expanded Merchandise

Posted on Thursday, March 1, 2012

Several of Bald Head Island’s retail shops have been busy this winter gearing up with new and expanded offerings to islanders. Longtime jewelry and gift shop, Silver Peddler has moved from its location adjacent to the Maritime Market over to a more spacious storefront at 12A Maritime Way. Next door to Coastal Urge, the shop will feature sterling silver jewelry, as well as fine gifts for the home and garden. Over at Silver Peddler&#...

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