Carteret Arts Forum

Welcome to the Carteret Arts Forum Page

Our 2016-2017 Season is almost finalized and we will be updating the website to reflect those programs.

Here is a quick, but not final (dates are being confirmed) list of the programs in the subscription series along with our annual visit from Dr. Elliot Engel (fundraiser and separate from the series).

September 25, 2016 – Sunday

Elliot Engel (Fund Raiser)

Coral Bay Club

5:00 pm (doors open at 4:00 pm)

Topic: Scarlet – Gone with the Wind

Chairman:  Peggy Brown


October, 18 or 20, 2016 – Tuesday or Thursday

Bob Tinberg (military author and Vietnam wounded warrior)

Coral Bay Club

10:30 am

Lunch following

Chairman:  Lilia and Carl Klee and Kay Howe

December 4, 2016 – Sunday

Conrad Miller (Gospel music)

Carteret Community Theater

4:00 pm

Chairman:  John Clarke

January 29, 2017 - Sunday

Lopez-Tabor $4,000.00

History Place

4:00 pm

Chairman:  Bob Dickson and Debbie Laughinghouse


March or April 2017- Tuesday or Thursday

Godfrey Chesire (film critic)

Coral Bay Club

10:30 am

Lunch following

Chairman:  Elaine Tempel, Anne Clarke, and Moni Bottlinger


June 25, 2017 – Sunday

Brian Ernstes Tenor and Gay Willis Soprano

Carteret Community Theater

4:00 pm


Questions?  Email us at or call Peggy Brown at 252-354-5537

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Mission Statement

The mission of Carteret Arts Forum is to bring enriching cultural experiences to Carteret County and surrounding areas.

Organization Statement

Carteret Arts Forum was founded in 1999 as a volunteer, non-profit organization for the benefit of Carteret County and surrounding areas.  It strives to promote and educate through the cultural arts.  Carteret Arts Forum makes a special effort to include area students and may support monetarily selected local arts endeavors and events.  Yearly subscriptions are a available to the public.

Donations to Carteret Arts Forum

If you would like to make a financial contribution to our non-profit organization, you can do so here or by sending in a check to our post office box (P. O. Box 462, Morehead City, NC 28557). Your contribution will help us achieve our goal of bringing enriching cultural experiences to Carteret County and surrounding areas.

Your tax deductible donation is greatly appreciated and your name(s) will be listed in our programs.

Carteret Arts Forum strives to bring educational, entertaining, and quality programs to our subscribers and our outreach program audiences. We make a special effort to include area students by offering discount subscription rates to them and bringing programs into the schools when appropriate, allowing access to those whom might not otherwise have that exposure.  As a non-profit volunteer organization, we depend on donations such as yours to support our work.

People such as you, who care about good quality cultural entertainment, make it a reality for our county.  You can also like us or follow us on Facebook.  Your assistance will ensure our 2015-2016 season will be a success.

Carteret Arts Forum is a 501(c))(3) non-profit organization and your contribution is tax deductible.  No goods or services are provided to the tax payer in consideration for their contributions.


 Levels Consideration AmountPayPal 
 Platinum   $2,000+
 Gold $1,500-$1,499
CAF Gold Donation
 Silver $500-$1,499
CAF Silver Donation
 Bronze $100-$499
CAF Bronze Donation
 Crystal $25-$99
CAF Donation