February

February events in Edenton, North Carolina, and Chowan County.

The events are listed chronologically by the last day the event will be held. Please make sure to look at the whole list to see if an event is going on during the time you plan to visit.

 

Saturday, February 10, 24, 2018

Edenton Farmer's Market

Fresh Vegetables, Meats, Cheeses, Flowers and Homemade Treats - every 2nd and 4th Saturday throughout January, February and March in their new building RAIN or SHINE.

9 am - 12 noon

200 N Broad Street

252-209-4792

www.facebook.com/edentonfarmersmarket/

 

Saturday, February 24, 2018

Chowan Arts Council - Photography Workshop

Are you still trying to figure out your newfangled digital camera? Are you stuck in auto mode? Get out of auto and learn how to take control of your images. In this class you will learn to shoot in all the modes, including manual. Learn all the amazing things your camera is capable of that you never knew were possible.

Beginning Digital Photography - Get More from Your Camera

10 am - 3 pm

Chowan Arts Council

$75

252-482-8005

cacedenton@gmail.com

chowanarts.com

 

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Pearless Speller Art @ CAC

In Celebration of Chowan County's 350th Anniversary and Black History Month, East Carolina University Artist, Pearless Speiller's artwork of oils and pastels will be on display in the Gallery during the month of February.

Opening Reception is Thursday, February 8th at 6:00 pm.

Opening Reception 2/8 @ 6 pm then 11 am - 4 pm daily

CAC Gallery - 504 South Broad Street

252-482-8005

cacedenton@gmail.com

www.chowanarts.com

 

Saturday, February 1- 28, 2018

Harriet Jacobs Walking Tour

The Harriet Jacobs Tour is provided by advance reservation to any group of 5 or more at $2.50 per person (under age 2 free) throughout the month of February, Tuesdays- Saturdays, 10 AM - 4 PM. This is a walking tour but the golf cart will be encouraged. The tour is about 1 hr and 15 minutes in length.

Individual Self-guided tours are available at no charge. Call or visit the Historic Edenton State Historic Site Visitor Center (252-482-2637 or andrew.cole@ncdcr.gov for information and tour package.

The Harriet Jacobs Tour begins at the Historic Edenton State Historic Site, Visitor Center with a brief orientation. The tour continues to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, then to the corner of S. Granville and W. Eden Streets where the home of Dr. Norcom is interpreted; to West King Street, Wessington House lot near Beverly Hall where on this location once stood the home of Samuel Tredwell Sawyer. The tour continues to the lot where once stood the home of Harriet's grandmother, Molly Horniblow followed by the location of Dr. Norcom's medical office and then the location of Horniblow's Tavern.

The tour continues with the 1767 Chowan County Courthouse and Chowan County Jail followed by the Edenton Waterfront, with interpretation on the Market House, Snaky Swamp, the home of Martha Blount and ending at the Harriet Jacobs Historical Highway Marker

Advance Reservation for groups of 5 or more

Historic Edenton State Historic Site Visitor Center, 108 North Broad Street

$2.50 per person and children under 2 free

252-482-2637

andrew.cole@ncdcr.gov

harrietjacobs.org