Dare County is named in honor of Virginia Dare, the first English child born in America. Dare County is also where the Wright Brothers first experienced powered flight and much more.

August  28, 2015
Public Meetings:
Transportation Advisory Board
9/2/2015  8:30:00 AM
Dare County Board of Commissioners
9/8/2015  9:00:00 AM
Parks and Recreation Advisory Council
9/9/2015  8:00:00 AM
Trustees for the OPEB Irrevocable Trust
9/9/2015  9:00:00 AM
Friends of Youth Advisory Board
9/10/2015  8:00:00 AM
Planning Board
9/14/2015  7:00:00 PM
Board of
Next Meeting: Tuesday, 9/8/2015 at 9 AM
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Dare County, NC
Events & Activities:

Hatteras Island Dance Fall 2015 - Spring 2016 Registration Now Open
The Dare County Dance program is available to girls ages 3 and up. Classes begin in September and end in May 2016.
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Community Forum on Prescription Drug Abuse
A community forum on prescription drug abuse will be held Thursday, September 10 at 5 p.m. at Jennette's Pier in Nags Head
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Diabetes Self Management Group
The Dare County Center in Manteo hosts monthly meetings for individuals with diabetes, pre-disposed to diabetes, and family members that want to learn more about diabetes.
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Dare County MedFlight Airbus H 145
The Dare County MedFlight paramedics, pilots, and mechanics recently gathered for a group photo in front of the new Dare MedFlight Airbus H-145.  more info

Community Forum Aims to Reduce Drug Abuse
A community forum will be held Thursday, September 10 at Jennette's Pier in Nags Head from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. All are welcome.  more info

Special Medical Needs - In Times of Emergency
In times of emergency, Dare County is able to provide assistance to residents with special medical needs.  more info

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Featured Articles:

Wedding Season in Full Swing on the Outer Banks
The Dare County Register of Deeds office processed 150 licenses in May and 188 licenses in June.
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Friends of Youth Seeks Mentors for At Risk Youth
Meet new people and make a difference in the life of a child with the Dare County Friends of Youth program.
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