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August 2016

Enjoy a combination of art and stories during this story time event. Included with admission

Cost: $7

Where:
Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
390 S. Liberty St.
W-S, NC  27101
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Telephone: 336-723-9111
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A couple of Dash players will sign autographs on the concourse before the game. Enjoy $1 hot dogs and sodas through the first inning. After the game, kids can run the bases. Lowes Foods is the...

Cost: $8-$16

Where:
BB&T Ballpark
951 Ballpark Way
W-S, NC  27101
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Telephone: 336-714-2287
Contact Name: Brian Boesch
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As part of the 250th Anniversary celebration, Old Salem Museums & Gardens is presenting a traditional Moravian Singstunde, or “song service.” Enjoy a service featuring the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Old Salem Museums & Gardens, James A. Gray, Jr. Auditorium
900 Old Salem Road
W-S, NC
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Tonight's music provided by The Radials, playing contemporary country selections at 6 p.m. and Banna, playing Irish selections at 7:15 p.m.

Cost: Free

Where:
Country Park, Shelter 7
3905 Nathanael Green Drive
GSO, NC
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Sponsor: Greensboro Parks and Recreation
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The City of Asheboro presents seven unique evenings of entertainment at Bicentennial Park in the heart of downtown Asheboro. Enjoy an evening of family fun with your community. Tonight's...

Cost: Free

Where:
Bicentennial Park
Sunset Ave.
Asheboro, NC  27203
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Sponsor: City of Asheboro
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Enjoy all the fun for half the cost. All ages.

Cost: $4

Where:
Greensboro Children’s Museum
220 N. Church St.
GSO, NC
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Telephone: 336-574-2898
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Get aboard a specially outfitted, open-air vehicle for an exclusive tour of the 37-acre Watani Grassland exhibit. An experienced zookeeper will introduce you to the nine exhibited species —...

Cost: $20 (+ park admission)

Where:
NC Zoo
4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, NC  27205
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Telephone: 800-488-0444
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Where does a chipmunk sleep? What does an eagle feed its young? How do mother bats find their babies in a cave? Learn the answers to these and many other questions as you explore the hidden...

Cost: $9-$11

Where:
SciWorks
400 W. Hanes Mill Road
W-S, NC  27105
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Sponsor: SciWorks
Telephone: 336-767-6730
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The exhibition includes James Castle’s spit and soot drawings of the only home and town he knew as well as Willie Young’s exquisite graphite renderings of imagined architectural forms...

Cost: Free

Where:
Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC-Greensboro
Spring Garden & Tate Streets
GSO, NC
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Telephone: 336-334-5770
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For Greensboro Children’s Museum members only. This program is best suited for pre-school aged children (12 months-4 years) and their caregivers. Dance, sing, create, explore and...

Where:
Greensboro Children's Museum
220 N. Church St.
GSO, NC
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Telephone: 336-574-2898
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Infants through toddlers will enjoy songs, instruments, books and more in a welcoming environment. Call Lara Crews at 336-703-3044 for more information.

Cost: Free

Where:
Rural Hall Branch Library
7125 Broad St.
Rural Hall, NC  27045
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Sponsor: Forsyth County Public Library
Telephone: 336-703-3044
Contact Name: Lara Crews
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Meet at Zaxby’s for kids’ night with a special event or guest. 

Where:
Zaxby's of Bermuda Run
5337 US Highway 158
Bermuda Run, NC
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Telephone: 941-9051
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Teens perform original and scripted works including plays, musicals, and videos. Participants receive training in basic acting skills and character development, plus helpful information about...

Cost: Free

Where:
Thataways Youth Center
1334 Overbrook Road
Burlington, NC  27215
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Telephone: 570-6516
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Get aboard a specially outfitted, open-air vehicle for an exclusive tour of the 37-acre Watani Grassland exhibit. An experienced zookeeper will introduce you to the nine exhibited species —...

Cost: $20 (+ park admission)

Where:
NC Zoo
4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, NC  27205
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Telephone: 800-488-0444
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Does your preschooler enjoy a hike in the forest? He or she might enjoy learning about trees, too. A naturalist will take the kids on the forest trails hugging different trees along the way to help...

Cost: $3

Where:
Piedmont Environmental Center
1220 Penny Road
HP, NC
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Telephone: 336-883-8531
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Learn English for free at Jamestown Public Library. Clases de ingles para adultos son gratis. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Jamestown Public Library
200 W. Main St.
Jamestown , NC  27282
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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...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
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Highlighting the Museum of Anthropology’s collections of musical instruments, masks, shadow puppets and dance costumes from Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, Samoa and Papua New...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
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Make a mask, cuffs and shield. At noon, test your skills in the superhero training course. Included with admission.

Cost: $7

Where:
Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
390 S. Liberty St.
W-S, NC  27101
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This program includes books, songs and bouncy rhymes that are literacy fun for children and caregivers. Ages Infant-3. 10 and 10:30 a.m.

Cost: Free

Where:
Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts
251 N. Spruce St.
W-S, NC
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Telephone: 336-703-3041

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Cloth is a part of everyday life — from the garments we wear to the art on our walls.  Focusing on Africa, this exhibit demonstrates how different materials and decorative techniques...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
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Story time fun for toddlers and preschoolers includes rhymes, songs and a simple game or craft. Ages 1-5.

Cost: Free

Where:
Walkertown Branch Library
2969 Main St.
Walkertown, NC
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Telephone: 703-2990
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The Winston-Salem Girls Chorus is holding auditions for its 2016-2017 season, which runs from late August through May. Openings are available for girls ages 8-18 who love to sing. Three...

Cost: Tuition & Uniform fees apply

Where:
Centenary United Methodist Church
646 W. 5th St.
(Use the 4-1/2 Street Entrance)
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: Winston-Salem Girls Chorus
Telephone: (336) 922-4073
Contact Name: Anne Saxon
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The Bryan YMCA is partnering with the Downtown Greenway to offer free fitness classes every Tuesday at the trailhead parking area at Spring Garden & S. Edgeworth Streets. A complete list of...

Cost: Free

Where:
Downtown Greenway Trailhead
Spring Garden & S. Edgeworth Sts.
GSO, NC
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This group offers a place to talk about the troubles and triumphs of life without fear of judgment or condemnation. Come as you are for food, advice, prayer and fellowship. There are free...

Cost: Free

Where:
Glenwood Recreation Center
2010 Coliseum Blvd.
GSO, NC
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Sponsor: CYI Worldwide
Telephone: 336-446-9067
Contact Name: Minister Bill Raupp
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The book for this month is "The Swan’s of Fifth Avenue" by Melanie Benjamin. For information, call 336-703-2940.

Cost: Free

Where:
Lewisville Branch Library
6490 Shallowford Road
Lewisville, NC
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Telephone: 336-703-2940

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The exhibition includes James Castle’s spit and soot drawings of the only home and town he knew as well as Willie Young’s exquisite graphite renderings of imagined architectural forms...

Cost: Free

Where:
Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC-Greensboro
Spring Garden & Tate Streets
GSO, NC
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Telephone: 336-334-5770
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Where does a chipmunk sleep? What does an eagle feed its young? How do mother bats find their babies in a cave? Learn the answers to these and many other questions as you explore the hidden...

Cost: $9-$11

Where:
SciWorks
400 W. Hanes Mill Road
W-S, NC  27105
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Sponsor: SciWorks
Telephone: 336-767-6730
Website »

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Get aboard a specially outfitted, open-air vehicle for an exclusive tour of the 37-acre Watani Grassland exhibit. An experienced zookeeper will introduce you to the nine exhibited species —...

Cost: $20 (+ park admission)

Where:
NC Zoo
4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, NC  27205
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Telephone: 800-488-0444
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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...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
Website »

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Highlighting the Museum of Anthropology’s collections of musical instruments, masks, shadow puppets and dance costumes from Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, Samoa and Papua New...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
Website »

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Cloth is a part of everyday life — from the garments we wear to the art on our walls.  Focusing on Africa, this exhibit demonstrates how different materials and decorative techniques...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
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This special story time offers your 3-5 year old a variety of book related experiences featuring stories, songs, finger plays and more. 

Cost: Free

Where:
May Memorial Branch Library
342 S. Spring St.
Burlington, NC
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Enjoy a science-themed story time at the museum. Included with price of admission.

Cost: $7

Where:
Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
390 S. Liberty St.
W-S, NC  27101
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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...

Cost: Free

Where:
Greenhill
200 N. Davie St.
GSO, NC  27401
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Telephone: 336-333-7460
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Bingo is designed to offer persons with developmental disabilities an opportunity to have fun playing Bingo and socialize. All ages. Small cost for games and concessions. 

Where:
Thataways Youth Center
1334 Overbrook Road
Burlington, NC
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Telephone: 222-5134
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The exhibition includes James Castle’s spit and soot drawings of the only home and town he knew as well as Willie Young’s exquisite graphite renderings of imagined architectural forms...

Cost: Free

Where:
Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC-Greensboro
Spring Garden & Tate Streets
GSO, NC
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Telephone: 336-334-5770
Website »

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Get aboard a specially outfitted, open-air vehicle for an exclusive tour of the 37-acre Watani Grassland exhibit. An experienced zookeeper will introduce you to the nine exhibited species —...

Cost: $20 (+ park admission)

Where:
NC Zoo
4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, NC  27205
View map »


Telephone: 800-488-0444
Website »

More information

Where does a chipmunk sleep? What does an eagle feed its young? How do mother bats find their babies in a cave? Learn the answers to these and many other questions as you explore the hidden...

Cost: $9-$11

Where:
SciWorks
400 W. Hanes Mill Road
W-S, NC  27105
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Sponsor: SciWorks
Telephone: 336-767-6730
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A support group for mothers of color who have chosen not to work full time outside the home to devote more time to their families and communities. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Georgia E. Taylor Recreation Center
1471 W. Clemmonsville Road
W-S, NC
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Telephone: 650-7695
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Learn English for free at Jamestown Public Library. Clases de ingles para adultos son gratis. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Jamestown Public Library
200 W. Main St.
Jamestown , NC  27282
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Cloth is a part of everyday life — from the garments we wear to the art on our walls.  Focusing on Africa, this exhibit demonstrates how different materials and decorative techniques...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
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Gather at High Point's independent book store for a free, weekly story time. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Sunrise Books
7 Hillcrest Place
HP, NC  27262
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Sponsor: Sunrise Books
Telephone: 336-254-1051
Contact Name: Angel Schroeder
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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...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
Website »

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Highlighting the Museum of Anthropology’s collections of musical instruments, masks, shadow puppets and dance costumes from Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, Samoa and Papua New...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
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Best for children 12-24 months, a story with puppets, musical instruments and bubbles is offered. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Archdale Public Library
10433 S. Main St.
Archdale, NC
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Telephone: 431-3811
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Two programs of stories, songs and movement are offered weekly for toddlers and preschoolers. Julia Ebel leads the toddler time. Several teachers lead the preschool programs.

Cost: free

Where:
Jamestown Public Library
200 W. Main St.
Jamestown, NC  27282
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Telephone: 454-4815
Contact Name: Carol Reed
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In addition to stories and puppets, feltboards, fingerplays and more are offered. Parents or caregivers must be with the child. Call 431-3811 for more information. Ages 2-5.

Cost: Free

Where:
Archdale Public Library
10433 S. Main St.
Archdale, NC
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Telephone: 431-3811

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Come to the library for stories, songs and a craft every week. Preschoolers and their families are welcome. Call Lara Crews at 336-703-3044 for more information. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Rural Hall Branch Library
7125 Broad St.
Rural Hall, NC  27045
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Sponsor: Forsyth County Public Library
Telephone: 336-703-3044
Contact Name: Lara Crews
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An action-packed program for children including stories, music, movement and more. Included with admission.

Cost: $7

Where:
Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
390 S. Liberty St.
W-S, NC  27101
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The book for this month is "The Summer Before the War" by Helen Simonson. For more information, call 336-703-2941.

Cost: Free

Where:
Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts
251 Spruce St.
W-S, NC
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Sponsor: Lewisville Branch Library
Telephone: 336-703-2940

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Drop in for creative art making activities inspired by current exhibitions. All ages. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA)
750 Marguerite Drive
W-S, NC
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Telephone: 725-1904
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Come in and make a take home craft. Parents and teachers are also invited to learn to make easy crafts for their kids or classrooms. All ages. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Carver School Road Branch Library
4915 Lansing Drive
W-S, NC
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Telephone: 703-2910
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The Winston-Salem Girls Chorus is holding auditions for its 2016-2017 season, which runs from late August through May. Openings are available for girls ages 8-18 who love to sing. Three...

Cost: Tuition & Uniform fees apply

Where:
Centenary United Methodist Church
646 W. 5th St.
(Use the 4-1/2 Street Entrance)
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: Winston-Salem Girls Chorus
Telephone: (336) 922-4073
Contact Name: Anne Saxon
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Enjoy a delightful evening listening to music outside on the new West Street Patio behind T. Bagge Merchant adjacent to the Flour Box Tea Room and Café every Thursday night throughout...

Cost: Free

Where:
West Street Patio
137 West St.
W-S, NC
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Sponsor: Old Salem Museums & Gardens
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Get aboard a specially outfitted, open-air vehicle for an exclusive tour of the 37-acre Watani Grassland exhibit. An experienced zookeeper will introduce you to the nine exhibited species —...

Cost: $20 (+ park admission)

Where:
NC Zoo
4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, NC  27205
View map »


Telephone: 800-488-0444
Website »

More information

The exhibition includes James Castle’s spit and soot drawings of the only home and town he knew as well as Willie Young’s exquisite graphite renderings of imagined architectural forms...

Cost: Free

Where:
Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC-Greensboro
Spring Garden & Tate Streets
GSO, NC
View map »


Telephone: 336-334-5770
Website »

More information

Where does a chipmunk sleep? What does an eagle feed its young? How do mother bats find their babies in a cave? Learn the answers to these and many other questions as you explore the hidden...

Cost: $9-$11

Where:
SciWorks
400 W. Hanes Mill Road
W-S, NC  27105
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Sponsor: SciWorks
Telephone: 336-767-6730
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In season organic and sustainably raised produce, wine, hydroponic lettuce, blueberries, blueberry products, corn, strawberries, herbs, peppers, mushrooms, goat cheese, cherries, apples, plums,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Reynolda Village
2201 Reynolda Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Telephone: (336) 784-0339
Contact Name: Betty Nifong
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Seasonal produce, jams, preserves, baked goods, farm fresh cheeses, starter plants, Animal Welfare Approved meats, fresh eggs and more. The Cobblestone Farmers Market is an all-local,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Old Salem Museums and Gardens
900 Old Salem Road
W-S, NC  27101
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NC MedAssist hosts this free event, made possible by Cardinal Innovations Healthcare, Novant Health and Wake Forest Baptist Health. The event is open to any individual or family in...

Cost: Free

Where:
Forsyth County Department of Public Health
799 N. Highland Ave.
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: NC MedAssist
Telephone: 704-350-3574
Contact Name: Tonia Harris
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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...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
View map »


Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
Website »

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Highlighting the Museum of Anthropology’s collections of musical instruments, masks, shadow puppets and dance costumes from Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, Samoa and Papua New...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
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Start your Fridays with a fresh painting, nice blob of clay, or read a story and build with blocks. Families can enjoy a self-guided art making experience in the studios as well as take time...

Cost: $6

Where:
GreenHill
200 N. Davie St.
GSO, NC  27401
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Telephone: 336-333-7460
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Three days of fashion shows, cooking demonstrations, beauty tips, health screenings, decorating ideas and personal growth opportunities — all tailored especially for women. The show features...

Cost: $6-$12

Where:
Charlotte Convention Center
501 S. College St.
Charlotte, NC  28202
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Sponsor: Southern Shows Inc.
Telephone: 704-376-6594
Contact Name: Tish Atkins
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Cloth is a part of everyday life — from the garments we wear to the art on our walls.  Focusing on Africa, this exhibit demonstrates how different materials and decorative techniques...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
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Babies from birth to toddlers are welcome with their parents/caregivers. Sing songs, repeat chants and rhymes and have a great time. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Reynolda Manor Branch Library
2839 Fairlawn Drive
W-S, NC
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Telephone: 703-2960
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Enjoy story time with your preschooler and make a craft. Included with admission.

Cost: $7

Where:
Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
390 S. Liberty St.
W-S, NC  27101
View map »


Website »

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Story time especially for preschoolers and their caregivers.

Cost: Free

Where:
Carver School Road Branch Library
4915 Lansing Drive
W-S, NC  27105
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Come on out and build with Legos. All children are welcome. Duplo Legos provided for small children. Space is limited, so large groups are asked to call ahead 336-703-2910.

Cost: Free

Where:
Carver School Road Branch Library
4915 Lansing Drive
W-S, NC  27105
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Alamance County-wide concert series. Concerts are held on Fridays from May through August. Food trucks will be on site for food and beverage purchase.

Cost: Free

Where:
Downtown
Burlington, NC


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Entering its second decade as one of the Piedmont Triad’s most popular outdoor film series, Cinema Under the Stars returns to Reynolda House Museum of American Art. Gates open at 7:30...

Cost: $5/Person or $20/Car

Where:
Reynolda House Museum of American Art
2250 Reynolda Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Telephone: 888-663-1149
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Bring a blanket and lounge on the lawn for this outdoor movie event. Tonight's feature movie is "The Intern." The movie starts at sunset. 

Cost: Free

Where:
LeBauer Park
200 N. Davie St.
GSO, NC  27401
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On $4 Fun Fridays starting at 5, the usual $8 per person admission fee is cut in half. Come enjoy the museum at this amazing discounted cost 5-8 p.m. 

Where:
Greensboro Children's Museum
220 N. Church St.
GSO, NC
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Telephone: 336-574-2898
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Greensboro Science Center's must-see evening laser shows combine your favorite music with an amazing laser light show that dances across the OmniSphere Theater's 40-foot dome. This...

Cost: $5

Where:
Greensboro Science Center
4301 Lawndale Drive
GSO, NC  27455
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Telephone: 336-288-3769
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Get aboard a specially outfitted, open-air vehicle for an exclusive tour of the 37-acre Watani Grassland exhibit. An experienced zookeeper will introduce you to the nine exhibited species —...

Cost: $20 (+ park admission)

Where:
NC Zoo
4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, NC  27205
View map »


Telephone: 800-488-0444
Website »

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Friday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday,  8 a.m.-Noon. (half-price sale). Holy Cross Church Education Building, 616 Cherry St., Kernersville. 336-996-5109. facebook.com/hcconsignment.

Cost: Free

Where:
Holy Cross Church Education Building
616 Cherry St.
Kernersville, NC
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Telephone: 336-996-5109
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Where does a chipmunk sleep? What does an eagle feed its young? How do mother bats find their babies in a cave? Learn the answers to these and many other questions as you explore the hidden...

Cost: $9-$11

Where:
SciWorks
400 W. Hanes Mill Road
W-S, NC  27105
View map »


Sponsor: SciWorks
Telephone: 336-767-6730
Website »

More information

The exhibition includes James Castle’s spit and soot drawings of the only home and town he knew as well as Willie Young’s exquisite graphite renderings of imagined architectural forms...

Cost: Free

Where:
Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC-Greensboro
Spring Garden & Tate Streets
GSO, NC
View map »


Telephone: 336-334-5770
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This is a locally grown, in-season, diverse producer market with select value-added products that embraces the slow food movement and values the direct farmer/customer relationship. The location...

Cost: Free

Where:
Tanglewood Park
4061 Clemmons Road
Clemmons, NC  27012
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Sponsor: Village of Clemmons
Telephone: 336-766-7511
Contact Name: Megan Ledbetter
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The K5K is a family focused run/walk/push designed to get the entire community involved. The flat course is nestled in the cozy, neighborhood streets of Kirkwood and promises to be a...

Cost: $15-$40

Where:
The Kirkwood Neighborhood
Liberty Drive, near Lafayette
GSO, NC
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Sponsor: Charles Aris, Inc. & BackPack Beginnings
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Local artisans fromThe Kernersville Arts and Crafts Guild will set up on the lawn of Körner’s Folly to showcase and sell their hand-made creations. This is a juried event for...

Cost: Free

Where:
Körner’s Folly
413 S. Main St.
Kernersville, NC  27284
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Enjoy an afternoon of book swapping. This is a  family event where everyone can bring their own books to trade for a "new to you" selection. You will receive tickets for each book...

Cost: Free

Where:
Eclection
221 N. Main St.
Kernersville, NC  27284
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Sponsor: Pages for the Populace
Telephone: 607-342-5365
Contact Name: Ana garcia
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Head to the art studio, where you'll find all you need to make your own paper bag puppets. Included with museum admission.

Cost: $7

Where:
Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
390 S. Liberty St.
W-S, NC  27101
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Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy live bluegrass music while catching a breeze in the shade under the massive pecan trees. There will be demonstrations of traditional crafts such as...

Cost: Free

Where:
Cedarock Park Historical Farm
4242 R Dean Coleman Road
Burlington, NC  27215
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Telephone: 336-229-2410
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Visit a real working butterfly farm. Your visit begins with a fun, fast-paced skit using kids from the audience. You will learn about the lifecycle of a Monarch butterfly and then see...

Cost: $6

Where:
All-A-Flutter Farms
7850 Clinard Farms Road, Lot B
HP, NC  27265
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Telephone: 336-454-5651
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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...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
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Cloth is a part of everyday life — from the garments we wear to the art on our walls.  Focusing on Africa, this exhibit demonstrates how different materials and decorative techniques...

Cost: Free

Where:
Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Sponsor: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Telephone: 336-758-5282
Contact Name: Sara Cromwell
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Three days of fashion shows, cooking demonstrations, beauty tips, health screenings, decorating ideas and personal growth opportunities — all tailored especially for women. The show features...

Cost: $6-$12

Where:
Charlotte Convention Center
501 S. College St.
Charlotte, NC  28202
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Sponsor: Southern Shows Inc.
Telephone: 704-376-6594
Contact Name: Tish Atkins
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Come watch a costumed blacksmith in action as he crafts various iron pieces. All ages. Drop-in

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Museum
1859 E. Lexington Ave.
HP, NC  27262
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Sponsor: High Point Museum
Telephone: 336-885-1859
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Enjoy a free screening of the popular animated feature film "The Angry Birds Movie." 

Cost: Free

Where:
Jamestown Public Library
200 W. Main St.
Jamestown , NC  27282
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The puppet show is followed by a make and take sock puppet craft. Great for children of all ages. Puppet Show tickets are free with purchase of regular admission on the...

Cost: $2

Where:
Korner's Folly
413 S. Main St.
Kernersville, NC  27284
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Join dynamic leaders from the community as they conduct a story hour every Saturday. After the stories, children will complete their very own make-and-take arts activity. Ages 5-12. 11 a.m.

Cost: $4-$6

Where:
International Civil Rights Center and Museum
134 S. Elm St.
GSO, NC
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Telephone: 336-274-9199
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Learn, Play, Create. It's time to break out the paint and get creative. Bring the kiddos to Unleashed Arts Center and make an exciting, new art project. This program is led by professional Team...

Cost: Free

Where:
Unleashed Arts Center
204 West 6th St.
W-S, NC
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Telephone: 336-723-4444
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The Historical Park includes two Pokestops and two Pokegyms. Museum staff will be dropping lures throughout the day. Other activities include Pokémon...

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Museum & Historical Park
1859 E. Lexington Ave.
HP, NC  27262
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Telephone: 336-885-1859
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Local caterer Sherry Motley will demonstrate easy cooking techniques.

Cost: Free

Where:
Hemphill Branch Library
2301 West Vandalia Road
Greensboro, NC  27407
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Enjoy an evening of games, fun and food. Youth may play dodgeball under the black lights in the gym with a DJ playing music in the background. There will also be a PS4 set up for play along with...

Cost: $5

Where:
Allen Jay Recreation Center
1073 E. Springfield Road
HP, NC  27263
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Telephone: 336-883-3509
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This family-friendly event benefitting Crisis Control Ministry includes live music provided by five different local bands: Junction Trio, Downtown Band, Brother Brother, The Winmars! and Sons of...

Cost: Free

Where:
Triad Park
9652 W. Market St.
Kernersville, NC  27284
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Sponsor: Crisis Control Ministry
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The exhibition includes James Castle’s spit and soot drawings of the only home and town he knew as well as Willie Young’s exquisite graphite renderings of imagined architectural forms...

Cost: Free

Where:
Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC-Greensboro
Spring Garden & Tate Streets
GSO, NC
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Telephone: 336-334-5770
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Where does a chipmunk sleep? What does an eagle feed its young? How do mother bats find their babies in a cave? Learn the answers to these and many other questions as you explore the hidden...

Cost: $9-$11

Where:
SciWorks
400 W. Hanes Mill Road
W-S, NC  27105
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Sponsor: SciWorks
Telephone: 336-767-6730
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Get aboard a specially outfitted, open-air vehicle for an exclusive tour of the 37-acre Watani Grassland exhibit. An experienced zookeeper will introduce you to the nine exhibited species —...

Cost: $20 (+ park admission)

Where:
NC Zoo
4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, NC  27205
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Telephone: 800-488-0444
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Friday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday,  8 a.m.-Noon. (half-price sale). Holy Cross Church Education Building, 616 Cherry St., Kernersville. 336-996-5109. facebook.com/hcconsignment.

Cost: Free

Where:
Holy Cross Church Education Building
616 Cherry St.
Kernersville, NC
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Telephone: 336-996-5109
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