U.S. Post Office/Island Parcel Center
Don’t worry – you can keep in touch with the outside world while you’re here. The Village of Bald Head Island post office is located on Lighthouse Wynd, across from Old Baldy lighthouse and next door to the Village Hall. Window service is available from 1-3 p.m., Monday-Friday. Mail may be dropped off or picked up at the post office at any time. Island Parcel Center (IPC), housed inside the Post Office, is an authorized UPS shipper and can receive FedEx packages delivered to the island. Call (910) 457-6304 for more information.
From Memorial Day through Labor Day, the Public Works department picks up trash twice a week. From Labor Day through Memorial Day, trash pickup occurs once a week. Property owners and guests who wish to recycle aluminum, glass, plastic, newspaper, mixed paper and junk mail may separate these materials and take them to the Solid Waste and Recycling Center located on Edward Teach Wynd, just past the Fire Station. Call (910) 457-5422 for more information.
All utilities are installed underground and require initial hookup and monthly service charges. The Village of Bald Head Island Utility Department offers water and sewer service; Progress energy, electric; AT&T, telephone and DSl Internet; and Tele-Media Corporation, cable television service. Call (910) 457-7350 for more information.
Bald Head Association
As Bald Head Island’s largest property owners’ association, the BHA’s primary functions include advocacy, the obligation to oversee the island’s Covenants and Architectural Review, protection of the common areas, and representation of the property owner, particularly non-resident property owners. Visit www.baldheadassociation.com to learn more.
Bald Head Island Chamber of Commerce
The Bald Head Island Chamber of Commerce is a nonprofit organization whose members include businesses based both on and off the island, nonprofit groups, neighborhood associations, private clubs, government entities and individuals. The Chamber’s mission is to promote the Bald Head Island experience and support a thriving economic community while honoring the Island’s core values of sensitivity to the environment, preservation of history and celebration of traditional seaside pastimes. Learn more about the Chamber and Chamber-member businesses at www.baldheadisland.org.
Located creekside near Old Baldy Lighthouse, the picturesque Village Chapel of Bald Head Island first opened on Easter Sunday of 1987. Nondenominational services are conducted by visiting clergy year-round each Sunday at 8:30 a.m., and from Memorial Day through Labor Day an additional service is held at 10 a.m. Call (910) 457-1183 or visit baldheadislandchapel.org for more information.