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Tar Heel Tales: Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie

Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1–1:30 p.m.

Hear the story of Abbie, who battled a sea storm, then learn about North Carolina’s amazing lighthouses. Her nonfiction story was written by Peter and Connie Roop and contains illustrations by Peter E. Hanson.

This virtual program is for individual children and families (find programming offerings for classrooms and schools at and is designed to make learning history fun and interactive.

Ages 5 and up. Parents are encouraged to participate with their children during the program. Register here!