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July 2016

The MOA’s extensive Yoruba collections are showcased in this exhibit, set as a visual narration of Nobel Prize-winning author Wole Soyinka's classic play, Death and the King's...

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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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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When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous...

Cost: $10-$15

Where:
CTG's Starr Theatre
520 S. Elm St.
GSO, NC
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Sponsor: Community Theatre of Greensboro
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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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This program includes information about boat operation, legal requirements, handling emergencies, safety requirements and more. All ages. For more information or to register, visit...

Cost: Free

Where:
Thataways Youth Center
1331 Overbrook Road
Burlington, NC  27215
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Sponsor: Burlington Recreation and Parks
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The classic tale of Beauty and the Beast is live onstage in this incredible production featuring over 30 of the Triad's most talented young performers. Age appropriateness: K -...

Cost: $15

Where:
Hanesbrands Theatre
209 N. Spruce St.
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: Spring Theatre
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This season’s line up includes artists highlighting various genres of music: Motown, Soul, Folk, Blues, Latin, and Bluegrass. There is truly something for everyone. Concert-goers are...

Cost: Free

Where:
Washington Terrace Park
101 Gordon St.
HP, NC
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Sponsor: High Point Arts Council
Telephone: 336-889-2787
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Tonight's music provided by Tuba Skinny, playing New Orleans jazz selections.

Cost: Free

Where:
Guilford College, Dana Auditorium Lawn
5800 W. Friendly Ave.
GSO, NC
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Sponsor: Greensboro Parks and Recreation
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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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These incredible dogs have delighted audiences nationwide at half time shows and on television. Don’t miss them live at Tweetsie. Shows at 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday evening show at 7 p.m.

Cost: See Website

Where:
Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC  28605
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Telephone: 800-526-5740
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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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This classic show is based on the story of Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens. With rousing music and memorable characters the show tells the story of Oliver, and orphan in late 1800s London who is...

Cost: $10-$15

Where:
Weaver Academy Theatre
300 S. Spring St.
GSO, NC  27401
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Sponsor: The Drama Center of Center Arts
Telephone: 336-373-2728
Contact Name: Rosina Whitfield
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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: 574-2898
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There are cozy couches and happy stories waiting for you every Monday. Call 336-703-3041 for more information.

Cost: Free

Where:
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
520 Summit St.
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: Forsyth County Public Library
Telephone: 336-703-3041
Contact Name: Nan Larosee
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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: 574-2898
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Learn about how fast animals run and how high they jump. Live animals. Seating is limited. Performances held at 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Library
901 N. Main St.
HP, NC  27262
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Enjoy this exciting performance with a unique blend of magic and juggling.

Cost: Free

Where:
Vance H. Chavis Branch Library
900 S. Benbow Road
GSO, NC  27406
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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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Free dance workout classes following Shaun T's CIZE® dance video. Donations accepted.

Cost: Free

Where:
The Studio at CTG
520 S. Elm St.
GSO, NC
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Enjoy picture books involving alphabet and counting concepts presented with songs, rhymes and finger plays. All ages.

Cost: Free

Where:
Walkertown Branch Library
2969 Main St.
Walkertown, NC  27051
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Sponsor: Walkertown Branch Children's Services
Telephone: 336-703-2992
Contact Name: Margaret Adam, Youth Services Librarian
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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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These incredible dogs have delighted audiences nationwide at half time shows and on television. Don’t miss them live at Tweetsie. Shows at 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday evening show at 7 p.m.

Cost: See Website

Where:
Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC  28605
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Telephone: 800-526-5740
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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 bring home a pocketful of rocks? Help them learn more. Spend the first half of the class looking at, picking up and feeling several rocks and fossils and learning about their...

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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The MOA’s extensive Yoruba collections are showcased in this exhibit, set as a visual narration of Nobel Prize-winning author Wole Soyinka's classic play, Death and the King's...

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 for children ages 12–24 months.

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Library
901 N. Main St.
HP, NC  27262
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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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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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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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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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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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Stories, songs and coloring for preschoolers and caregivers. Ages 3-5. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Lewisville Branch Library
6490 Shallowford Road
Lewisville, NC
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Telephone: 336-703-2940
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Enjoy irresistible picture books along with songs, rhymes and simple games or crafts for ages 1-5.

Cost: Free

Where:
Walkertown Branch Library
2969 Main St.
Walkertown, NC  27051
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Sponsor: Walkertown Branch Children's Services
Telephone: 336-703-2992
Contact Name: Margaret Adam
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Story time for children who are two years old.

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Library
901 N. Main St.
HP, NC  27262
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Learn how to and make your own scrapbook. For school age children. Registration required.

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Library
901 N. Main St.
HP, NC  27262
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In this four-week session, Wellness Coach Johnathon Gilbreath will show you how to lose pounds and inches with proper nutrition, gain energy, feel great and be healthy. All skill...

Cost: Free

Where:
Randleman Public Library
142 W. Academy St.
Randleman, NC  27317
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Sponsor: Randleman Public Library
Telephone: 336-498-3141
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How much can you do in a minute? You’d be surprised. Compete in easy and fast-paced minute-long competitions. Every time you win, you’ll get a medal and a prize. For ages 12...

Cost: Free

Where:
Kernersville Branch Library
130 E. Mountain St.
Kernersville, NC  27284
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Sponsor: Kernersville Branch Library
Telephone: 336-703-2930
Contact Name: Stefanie Kellum
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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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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 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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A story time program for all ages.

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Library
901 N. Main St.
HP, NC  27262
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A girls teen empowerment program designed to improve the wellness and social needs of young girls. Topics include physical activity, healthy eating, self-esteem, social pressure and more.

Cost: Free

Where:
Griffin Recreation Center
5301 Hilltop Road
GSO, NC
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The book that the club is reading this month is "The Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea" by Gary Kinder. For more information, call 336-703-2941.

Cost: Free

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

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Actors should come to the lobby for check-in. No appointment is necessary and everyone is welcome to audition. Actors auditioning for the role of Jo March must sing...

Cost: Free

Where:
Arts Council Theatre
610 Coliseum Drive
W-S, NC
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Telephone: 336-748-0857
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Each ticket comes with all the hot dogs and burgers you can eat through the seventh inning. The best part? Normal ticket prices apply. Enjoy your free food and an exciting baseball game. Purchase...

Cost: $8-$16

Where:
BB&T Ballpark
951 Ballpark Way
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: Winston-Salem Dash
Telephone: 336-714-2287
Contact Name: Winston-Salem Dash
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Enjoy irresistible picture books along with songs, rhymes and simple games or crafts for ages 1 - 5.

Cost: Free

Where:
Walkertown Branch Library
2969 Main St.
Walkertown, NC  27051
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Sponsor: Walkertown Branch Children's Services
Telephone: 336-703-2992
Contact Name: Margaret Adam
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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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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

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

These incredible dogs have delighted audiences nationwide at half time shows and on television. Don’t miss them live at Tweetsie. Shows at 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday evening show at 7 p.m.

Cost: See Website

Where:
Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC  28605
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Telephone: 800-526-5740
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Each G-rated, family-friendly, animated Disney movie will be preceded by exciting, kid-focused, live stage entertainment from Mad Science and lobby fun from Bricks 4 Kidz leading up to the show....

Cost: $5

Where:
Carolina Theatre of Greensboro
310 S. Greene St.
GSO, NC  27401
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Telephone: 336-333-2600
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Enjoy shorter preschool films, book films or popular television programming for children. Call 336-703-3041 for more information. Free. No registration.  

Cost: Free

Where:
First Baptist Church
501 W. Fifth St.
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: Forsyth County Public Library
Telephone: 336-703-3041
Contact Name: Nan Larosee
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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
View map »


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

More information

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
View map »


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

More information

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 »

More information

The MOA’s extensive Yoruba collections are showcased in this exhibit, set as a visual narration of Nobel Prize-winning author Wole Soyinka's classic play, Death and the King's...

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 »

More information

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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The Archdale Public Library is excited about its 2016 Summer Reading Program. Enjoy weekly programs with animals, magicians, jugglers, dancers, science, storytellers, craft-times, movies, LEGO...

Cost: Free

Where:
Archdale Public Library
10433 S. Main St.
Archdale, NC  27263
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Telephone: 336-431-3811

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

Cost: Free

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

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Enjoy a combination of music 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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This story time is for children in kindergarten through third grade. Stories, games and crafts based on the popular children’s book series. Registration required.

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Library
901 N. Main St.
HP, NC  27262
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A free make-and-take craft for children ages 4 and up. No need to register. Just show up and have fun. This week's project is an owl sun catcher.

Cost: Free

Where:
A.C. Moore
3208 Silas Creek Parkway
W-S, NC  27103
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Telephone: 336-477-8509
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This story time is for children who are three to five years old.

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Library
901 N. Main St.
HP, NC  27262
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Come activate your mind with Ronald McDonald's magic tricks, stories, juggling and humor. Bring your camera for a special memory of summertime library smiles. Free and open to the public.

Cost: Free

Where:
Walkertown Branch Library
2969 Main St.
Walkertown, NC  27051
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Sponsor: Walkertown Branch Youth Services
Telephone: 336-703-2992
Contact Name: Margaret Adam, Youth Services Librarian
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Help our two “ace” detectives figure out the mystery in the library — they need all the help they can get. Comedy and mystery unite in the home grown production....

Cost: Free

Where:
Randleman Public Library
142 W. Academy St.
Randleman, NC  27317
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Sponsor: Randleman Public Library
Telephone: 336-498-3141
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This story time program teaches basic sign language and is for school-age children.

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Library
901 N. Main St.
HP, NC  27262
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Spend an afternoon doing what the young kids get to do at the library all the time — make crafts and build with Legos. The crafts include colored pencils and detailed Harry Potter...

Cost: Free

Where:
Glenn McNairy Branch Library
4860 Lake Jeanette Road
GSO, NC  27408
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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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Free dance workout classes following Shaun T's CIZE® dance video. Donations accepted.

Cost: Free

Where:
The Studio at CTG
520 S. Elm St.
GSO, NC
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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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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
View map »


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

More information

These incredible dogs have delighted audiences nationwide at half time shows and on television. Don’t miss them live at Tweetsie. Shows at 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday evening show at 7 p.m.

Cost: See Website

Where:
Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC  28605
View map »


Telephone: 800-526-5740
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
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Telephone: 336-334-5770
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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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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
View map »


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

More information

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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The MOA’s extensive Yoruba collections are showcased in this exhibit, set as a visual narration of Nobel Prize-winning author Wole Soyinka's classic play, Death and the King's...

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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Explore 52 accessible PokeStops and eight gyms. Zoo staff will place Lures at PokeStops throughout the event. This dual opportunity to see the Zoo’s 1,600 animals while playing the...

Cost: $11-$15

Where:
NC Zoo
4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, NC  27205
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Telephone: 800-488-0444
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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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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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The Jamestown Public Library presents its 2016 summer reading program. Visit for an hour of awesome activities starting at 10 a.m. for preschool to 5th grade, and 3 p.m. for middle...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jamestown Public Library
200 W. Main St.
Jamestown , NC  27282
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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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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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Clap, sing and dance along to develop literacy, tonality and rhythm, while exercising and socializing. Ages 1-5 with caregivers and siblings welcome.

Cost: Free

Where:
Walkertown Branch Library
2969 Main St.
Walkertown, NC  27051
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Sponsor: Walkertown Branch Children's Services
Telephone: 336-703-2992
Contact Name: Margaret Adam, Youth Services Librarian
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Enjoy this Ramseur Library summer reading event with Pointe South Dance & Tumble.

Cost: Free

Where:
Ramseur Municipal Building
724 Liberty St.
Ramseur, NC
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Telephone: 336-824-2232
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Mad Science gets you movin’ and groovin’ in this Olympic-themed science show! For more information about Mad Science, go to madscience.org. Adult must attend with child. Daycare...

Cost: Free

Where:
Randleman Public Library
142 W. Academy St.
Randleman, NC  27317
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Sponsor: Randleman Public Library
Telephone: 336-498-3141
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Enjoy a science-themed story time and activities 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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Magic and comedy for all ages.

Cost: Free

Where:
Oakview Recreation Center
503 James Road
HP, NC  27265
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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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Read some great books? Enjoyed some programs at the library? Everyone is welcome to enjoy an ice cream sundae and share all the fun you’ve had. Library staff want to know about...

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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Bring your teens (ages 12+) to the Jamestown Public Library on Thursday for an awesome hour of summer reading activities. This week, participants play the life-sized version of...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jamestown Public Library
200 W. Main St.
Jamestown , NC  27282
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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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The book that the club is reading this month is "If This Isn’t Nice​" by Kurt Vonnegut. Please call 336-703-2941 for more information.

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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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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Hear how Captain Jim lost his leg and found a new career, plus learn a little magic, too. Please call 336-373-7540 to register.

Cost: Free

Where:
Benjamin Branch Library
1530 Benjamin Parkway
GSO, NC  27408
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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 this free adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV."

Cost: Free

Where:
Gateway Gardens
2924 E. Gate City Blvd.
GSO, NC  27401
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Sponsor: The Drama Center of City Arts
Telephone: 336-373-2026
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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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Magic and comedy for all ages.

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Library
901 N. Main St.
HP, NC  27262
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Watch this action packed film about a con artist who becomes an unlikely superhero. Rated PG-13, 117 min, 2015.

Cost: Free

Where:
Vance H. Chavis Branch Library
900 S. Benbow Road
GSO, NC  27406
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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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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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These incredible dogs have delighted audiences nationwide at half time shows and on television. Don’t miss them live at Tweetsie. Shows at 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday evening show at 7 p.m.

Cost: See Website

Where:
Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC  28605
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Telephone: 800-526-5740
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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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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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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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The MOA’s extensive Yoruba collections are showcased in this exhibit, set as a visual narration of Nobel Prize-winning author Wole Soyinka's classic play, Death and the King's...

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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Interactive 30-45 minute program with SmartBoard activities, stories, songs and a craft. Adult must attend with child. No groups allowed. Ages 0-5. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Randleman Public Library
142 W. Academy St.
Randleman, NC  27317
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Sponsor: Randleman Public Library
Telephone: 336-498-3141
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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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The band Big Bang Boom will perform live. Fun for all ages. 

Cost: Free

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

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This special story time features colorful, delicious, healthy fruits and veggies from friends at The Produce Box. Enjoy stories, make crafts, engage your mind with fun...

Cost: $7

Where:
Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
390 S. Liberty St.
W-S, NC  27101
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Experience the fun of seeing balloon creations come to life. Using music, humor and her trademark enthusiasm, this sculptor and her balloons remind us to read, read, read. Free and open...

Cost: Free

Where:
Walkertown Branch Library
2969 Main St.
Walkertown, NC  27051
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Sponsor: Walkertown Branch Youth Services
Telephone: 336-703-2992
Contact Name: Margaret Adam, Youth Services Librarian
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Learn about famous artists and try to create your own masterpiece. Registration required. Ages 8-11. 

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Library
901 N. Main St.
HP, NC  27262
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Watch as aliens attack the Earth after assuming that 1980s arcade game images were aggressive messages directed at them. Rated PG-13, 106 min, 2015.

Cost: Free

Where:
Vance H. Chavis Branch Library
900 S. Benbow Road
GSO, NC  27406
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Society for Science & the Public will host a free webinar for tweens and teens, featuring winners of Marvel’s Captain America: Girls Reforming the World contest. The five...

Cost: Free

Where:
Online
https://plus.google.com/events/cefu2qr154aqvihcetde326u5tg
, NC
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Sponsor: Society for Science & the Public
Contact Name: Allie Stifel

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Let the games begin. Wear your favorite team’s jersey or dress in your favorite sports gear and join library staff for a party of Olympic proportions. Participants will enjoy...

Cost: Free

Where:
Kernersville Branch Library
130 E. Mountain St.
Kernersville, NC  27284
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Sponsor: Kernersville Branch Library
Telephone: 336-703-2930
Contact Name: Stefanie Kellum
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This is a teen workout challenge at the Coach Al Low Boxing Club at Lindley Recreation Center. Come ready to break a sweat – wear your athletic apparel and closed-toe sneakers. No previous...

Cost: Free

Where:
Lindley Recreation Center
2907 Springwood Drive
GSO, NC  27403
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This performance features summer camp students from Brown Recreation Center. Join these young people as they share dances and rhythms from West Africa during this energetic, fun, family-friendly...

Cost: Free

Where:
Greensboro Cultural Arts Center, Studio 323
200 N. Davie St.
GSO, NC  27401
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Enjoy this free adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV."

Cost: Free

Where:
Gateway Gardens
2924 E. Gate City Blvd.
GSO, NC  27401
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Sponsor: The Drama Center of City Arts
Telephone: 336-373-2026
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Stay in the library after hours to watch anime, play games, eat snacks and have fun. For grades 6­-12. 

Cost: Free

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

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A spectacular fireworks display, presented by Mast General Store, follows the game. Purchase tickets online.

Cost: $8-$16

Where:
BB&T Ballpark
951 Ballpark Way
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: Winston-Salem Dash
Telephone: 336-714-2287
Contact Name: Winston-Salem Dash
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One of the most popular shows in the United States, "Almost, Maine" is a play by John Cariani, comprising nine short plays that explore love and loss in a remote, mythical...

Cost: $15

Where:
Mountcastle Black Box Theatre
251 N. Spruce St.
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: Spring Theatre
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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
Graham, NC


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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
Website »

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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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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: 574-2898
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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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These incredible dogs have delighted audiences nationwide at half time shows and on television. Don’t miss them live at Tweetsie. Shows at 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday evening show at 7 p.m.

Cost: See Website

Where:
Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC  28605
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Telephone: 800-526-5740
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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 park will feature our Wild West Train Adventure, rides at dusk, and cool summer memories for your family. The kids will love it, too.

Cost: See Website

Where:
Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC  28605
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Telephone: 800-526-5740
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Grab your tricycles, pack a picnic and put on your best game face. Enjoy vintage games and cartoons, make-and-take activities, and lawn games throughout the day. Scheduled events include...

Cost: $5/Vehicle

Where:
Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum
6136 Burlington Road
Gibsonville, NC  27249
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Sponsor: Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum
Telephone: 336-449-4846
Contact Name: Brandie Ragghianti
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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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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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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
Website »

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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 »

More information

The MOA’s extensive Yoruba collections are showcased in this exhibit, set as a visual narration of Nobel Prize-winning author Wole Soyinka's classic play, Death and the King's...

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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  Tour Black Mountain Chocolate's Visible Factory & Kitchen! On select Saturdays, get a behind-the-scenes look at Black Mountain Chocolate during a 40-minute walking...

Cost: $5

Where:
Big Winston Warehouse
732 N. Trade St.
(between 7th & 8th)
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: Black Mountain Chocolate
Telephone: 336-293-4698
Contact Name: Cynthia McGuinness
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Each Saturday in July you can observe demonstrations or participate in hands-on activities, mini-classes and workshops all throughout the Seagrove Pottery Community. Hours vary depending on pottery...

Cost: Free

Where:
Participating Pottery Shops
1295 S. NC Hwy. 705
Seagrove, NC  27341
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Sponsor: Discover Seagrove
Telephone: 336-517-7272
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This event, sponsored by the Dizzy Feet Foundation, is designed to help you have fun while learning a new dance and getting healthier. Learn a routine from the All-Star Dancers of "So You...

Cost: Free

Where:
Tumblebees Ultimate Gym
6904 Downwind Road
GSO, NC  27409
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Sponsor: Tumblebees Ultimate Gym
Telephone: 336-665-0662
Contact Name: Carolyn Collins
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Compete in a water bucket relay with junior interpreters and try out an old fashioned thumb waterer while learning how early American settlers watered their plants without a garden hose. Drop-in.

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Museum & Historical Park
1859 E. Lexington Ave.
HP, NC  27262
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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: 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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Make your colorful marks on the library's sidewalk at 1 p.m., and then come in for Summer Reading prize drawings for teens, tweens and children who have read or listened to books from June...

Cost: Free

Where:
Walkertown Branch Library
2969 Main St.
Walkertown, NC  27051
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Sponsor: Walkertown Branch Youth Services
Telephone: 336-703-2992
Contact Name: Margaret Adam, Youth Services Librarian
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This cooking class demonstration will be demonstrated by Chef/Owner Lil Lacassagne. The menu features vichyssoise soup, scallop mousse stuffed flounder, and crêpe...

Cost: $48 +tax/gratuity

Where:
Burke Manor Inn Bed and Breakfast
303 Burke St.
Gibsonville, NC  27249
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Telephone: 336-449-6266
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One of the most popular shows in the United States, "Almost, Maine" is a play by John Cariani, comprising nine short plays that explore love and loss in a remote, mythical...

Cost: $15

Where:
Mountcastle Black Box Theatre
251 N. Spruce St.
W-S, NC  27101
View map »


Sponsor: Spring Theatre
Website »

More information

Enjoy this free adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV."

Cost: Free

Where:
Gateway Gardens
2924 E. Gate City Blvd.
GSO, NC  27401
View map »


Sponsor: The Drama Center of City Arts
Telephone: 336-373-2026
Website »

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Prior to the movie screening, children will have the opportunity to enjoy a puppet show and book mobile, courtesy of the Forsyth County Public Library. All movies are equipped with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Experiment in Self-Reliance
3480 Dominion St. NE
W-S, NC  27105
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Sponsor: Experiment in Self-Reliance and Forsyth Public Library
Telephone: 336-722-9400
Contact Name: Victoria Hutchins
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One of the most popular shows in the United States, "Almost, Maine" is a play by John Cariani, comprising nine short plays that explore love and loss in a remote, mythical...

Cost: $15

Where:
Mountcastle Black Box Theatre
251 N. Spruce St.
W-S, NC  27101
View map »


Sponsor: Spring Theatre
Website »

More information

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
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Telephone: 336-334-5770
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These incredible dogs have delighted audiences nationwide at half time shows and on television. Don’t miss them live at Tweetsie. Shows at 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday evening show at 7 p.m.

Cost: See Website

Where:
Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC  28605
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Telephone: 800-526-5740
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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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