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Wilmington, nc



Night To Shine

The Event

We are excited Night to Shine 2021 is happening!

Night to Shine 2021will be a unique event! Out of an abundance of caution for all of our guests, we will be holding the Night to Shine celebration VIRTUALLY this year with a Shine Thru on Thursday, February 11, 2021 and the Virtual Experience on Friday, February 12, 2021.

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Thursday, Feb. 11 from 5:00-7:00pm Shine Thru at Port City Church
Friday, Feb. 12 at 6:00pm Virtual Night to Shine Experience

Soaking in the colors

After me I dragged six lengths of leather from an equal number of my warriors. These lengths we had previously fastened together, and passing one end to the topmost warrior I lowered the other end cautiously over the opposite side of the wall toward the avenue below. No one was in sight, so, lowering myself to the end of my leather strap, I dropped the remaining thirty feet to the pavement below.

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As we fall into the earth

In this way, with ten warriors, I built a series of three steps from the ground to the shoulders of the topmost man. Then starting from a short distance behind them I ran swiftly up from one tier to the next, and with a final bound from the broad shoulders of the highest I clutched the top of the great wall and quietly drew myself to its broad expanse. After me I dragged six lengths of leather from an equal number of my warriors.

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Reaching majesty

The scent of hay was in the air through the lush meadows beyond Pyrford, and the hedges on either side were sweet and gay with multitudes of dog-roses. The heavy firing that had broken out while we were driving down Maybury Hill ceased as abruptly as it began, leaving the evening very peaceful and still. We got to Leatherhead without misadventure about nine o'clock, and the horse had an hour's rest while I took supper with my cousins and commended my wife to their care.

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Two Magical Nights

Get ready for Night to Shine 2021!