On Thursday, Aug. 19 at 6 p.m., Pender County Library will host a meteorologist from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) for an exciting talk about hurricanes, storm safety, and being prepared during hurricane season.

This hour-long discussion will be held in the newly dedicated Michael Y. Taylor Meeting Room at the Main Library in Burgaw.

Evacuation maps, information about evacuation zones and shelter locations, hurricane prep checklists, pet preparedness, and other informational materials will be available at the event.

Registration for this event is suggested but not required. Online registration is available at bit.ly/PCLhurricanes, or go to the library’s website, https://penderpubliclibrary.org, and follow the links under “Events.” You can also call the library and staff will take your registration by phone.

For more information or assistance, call Pender County Library at 910-259-1234 during regular business hours.