EXHIBIT: Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture

Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

February 22, 2017 - April 22, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Home has personal significance and meaning.  Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red...

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Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism

Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

February 22, 2017 - March 4, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon,...

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EXHIBIT: Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects

Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

February 22, 2017 - March 25, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them and, finally, how anthropologists (and the museum)...

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PAL (Play and Learn) Club

Asheboro Public Library

February 22, 2017 - October 25, 2017 @ 10:30 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Wednesday.

Children ages 0-5 and parents or caregivers are invited to have fun with letters through story times, literacy-building games, crafts and other activities. The events are part of Every Child Ready to Read, an initiative to help young children develop the building blocks of literacy so that they will be ready to learn when they start school. For further information, call 336-318-6804.

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Toddler Story Time Lewisville

Lewisville Branch Library

February 22, 2017 - September 30, 2017 @ 10:30 AM

This event occurs monthly, on the first, second, third, fourth and last Wednesday of January, February, March, April, June, July, September, October, November and December.

Stories, songs, finger plays and coloring for toddlers and caregivers. Ages 1-3. 

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Tyke Time

Deep River Recreation Center

February 22, 2017 - March 22, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Wednesday.

Ages 2-4 will develop social skills, increase hand to eye coordination, and improve strength and agility while interacting with others through gym games, sports and movement. Participants  should wear comfortable clothes appropriate for physical activity. A parent or caregiver must be present in class and all are encouraged to participate in course activities. 

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Mini Yogis

Greensboro Children's Museum

February 22, 2017 - March 1, 2017 @ 3:30 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Wednesday.

Creative and fun, these classes plant the seeds of yoga to stimulate imagination, maintain flexibility and develop conscious breathing. Our unique approach combines yoga poses with rhythm, literacy, games and mindfulness techniques. Drop-off program recommended for ages 3-5 years old.

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Free Family Night at Greenhill

Greenhill

February 22, 2017 - December 31, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Wednesday.

ArtQuest at Greenhill is always free on Family Night. Come in, visit, play and explore ArtQuest, where studios are active, social spaces where families can create art and share ideas, create one-of-a-kind paintings and work with clay or new and unexpected materials at the hands-on exploration table. Family Night is made possible by VF Corporation, PNC Foundation and generous...

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