Beaufort County Choral Society (BCCS)
The Beaufort County Choral Society consists of seasoned singers and a musical director. We meet regularly for practice and to present performances to the public. The Turnage Theatre and Gallery offers a perfect stage and professional setting for our presentations which are offered at various times throughout the year.
Beaufort County Community Orchestra (BCCO)
The Beaufort County Community Orchestra is a group of musicians in the Washington, N.C. area. We currently perform two main concerts each year at the Turnage Theatre and elsewhere. They also provide an opportunity for younger string players to play in an orchestra.
Beaufort County Traditional Music Association
The Beaufort County Traditional Music Association is a grassroots effort to promote the performance and enjoyment of traditional music in the Beaufort County community. BCTMA has open jams at the Turnage Theatre nearly every Thursday evening and Saturday morning.
Historic Port of Washington Project
The Historic Port of Washington Project is a program undertaken by a group of dedicated volunteers that wish to preserve and call attention to the rich maritime history of Washington, NC.
Pamlico Writers' Group
The Pamlico Writers Group is committed to the belief in the importance of communicating the art of literature. The group meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, hosts workshops and an annual writers’ conference and competition at the Turnage Theatre
Natural Fibers Group
A guild for people who are interested in using natural fibers in basketry and other arts. Meets the first Monday of the month (usually) at the Turnage Theatre, in Washington, NC at 10:00. Contact us in advance to confirm we’ll be meeting there.
Inner Banks Storytellers
The IBX Storytellers Group is a group of about 10 folks who love to tell stories. We occasionally meet to share stories and ideas at the Turnage Theatre.
Rock the Pamlico
Rock the Pamlico hosts rock jam for local artists. All artist levels welcome in the Turnage Gallery and on stage at the Historic Turnage Theatre. Wine, beer, cold drinks and popcorn for sale. Free. Donations appreciated.