Department of Cultural Resources


Learn to Dance the Big Apple at the Outer Banks History Center on August 10

MANTEO, NC July 26, 2013 — Come learn a few steps of the “Big Apple,” the dance craze that swept the nation in 1937. As an adjunct to the Outer Banks History Center’s exhibit Dare County in the 1930s: Decade of Determination and as part of Department of Cultural Resources’ “2nd […]


Museum of the Albemarle 2nd Saturdays: National Night Out & A Day on the River August 11, 2012

2nd Saturdays: National Night Out & A Day on the River August 11, 2012 10:00 am to 7:00 pm   The Department of Cultural Resources is again sponsoring the “2nd Saturdays” program in which more than 100 events will be held across the state on the second Saturdays during the summer […]


State Library Announces $1.4 Million for Books, Outreach, Technology

HENDERSON, N.C. – Department of Cultural Resources Secretary Linda A. Carlisle announced today that the State Library Division of the Department of Cultural Resources is awarding $1.4 million in federally funded grants for 71 local and statewide library projects for community outreach, library book collections, technology improvements and digitization of […]