Leland March Events
There are a few events going on around Leland in March, both in-person and virtual.
Art League of Leland March Meeting
The Art League of Leland’s next virtual meeting will be March 4 from 4 to 6 pm and will feature photographers John Mehalik and Alan Morris. To register to attend this free event, email email@example.com, and LCAC will email details about how to join the Zoom meeting. For more information, visit artleagueofleland.org.
Youth Art Month Gallery Showcase
LCAC is celebrating Youth Art Month in March. Help them celebrate the talent and creativity of Brunswick County’s youth ranging in ages from kindergarten to 12th grade by viewing a display of youth art at LCAC. The gallery showcase will be up through March 27. A Virtual Awards Ceremony will be shared on the LCAC Facebook and Instagram pages on March 27 at 10 am. For more information, visit artleagueofleland.org.
Youth Art Month Creative Activity Bags
In addition to the Youth Art Month Gallery Showcase, LCAC has free creative activity bags you can pick up at LCAC all month long. You can do the projects on your own, follow along with their videos on social media throughout March, or head to their YouTube channel to check out the videos. Anyone who drops by to pick up a project bag will have their name entered to win a special prize, which will be awarded during the Virtual Award Ceremony on March 27. For more information, visit artleagueofleland.org.
Find Your Fit: Running
The Town of Leland is hosting this exercise program for residents ages 16 and older. It will be held in Founders Park on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30 to 6:30 pm from March 22 to May 26. The fee starts at $30. This is a coached walk-to-run program for brand-new runners or those coming back after time away. No running experience is necessary. Link to register: https://www.activekids.com/leland-nc/running/distance-running-classes/find-your-fit-running-2021-74721025
March Community Cleanup with Cape Fear River Watch
Help keep Leland and the Cape Fear River clean. Pitch in to help clean up on March 27 from 9 to 11 am. The meeting place is Seidokan Karate, 9381 Old Mill Road NE in Leland. All equipment will be provided. Wear work boots/rubber boots or waders, long pants, and long sleeves. Bring drinking water and a mask (cleaners will distance when possible, but please mask up when within 6 feet of someone from outside your household). This event is being held by Cape Fear River Watch and Town of Leland Storm Water Management. For more information, contact Adrianna Weber, firstname.lastname@example.org or (910) 408-3052.
Drive-Thru Egg Hunt
The Town of Leland will hold its annual Egg Hunt as a drive-through event this year. Come to Leland Town Hall on Tuesday, March 30 from 5:30 to 6:30 pm, Wednesday, March 31 from 5:30 to 6:30 pm, or Thursday, April 1 from 6 to 7 pm. This event is free, but registration is required. Each child in a pre-registered vehicle will receive a bag of candy-filled eggs. All egg hunt visitors must remain in their vehicles. The link to register: https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/townofleland/activity/search?onlineSiteId=0&activity_select_param=2&activity_keyword=egg%20hunt&viewMode=list
Spring into DIY Polymer Clay Jewelry Class
Tap into your creative side with a Polymer Clay Jewelry class at Leland Cultural Arts Center. The class will be held on Tuesday, April 13 from 7 to 8:30 pm and costs $12 for residents and $20 for non-residents.
For more information, visit townofleland.com/parks-recreation/programs-events