Keep those young  brains active! North Carolina is full of fun and educational activities for you and your children throughout the summer months:

Attend a movie on the lawn at the new ECU Student Center. All movies at 7:30pm.

June 15: Monster’s Inc.

June 22: Trolls

June 29: Mary Poppins Returns

July 13: The Secret Life of Pets

Marbles Children’s Museum:

Children’s Playhouse:

All 3 NC Aquariums:

Wood Ducks baseball:

NC Estuarium (Call about their FREE riverboat tour):

Neuseway Nature Park (be sure to check out the planetarium shows):

Morehead Planetarium:

MANY colleges and universities all over NC, starting right here in our city with ECU and Pitt Community College, are wonderful places to explore. Visit them during the less-crowded summers, enjoying the on campus architecture,  gardens, museums and  libraries. Fun for the youngest explorers all the way up to teens making some college choices soon.

Or, stay right at home and choose a few items off this checklist of 100 things to do in the summer: