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May 2016

A must-see during its limited engagement in Greensboro. This striking exhibition showcases real human bodies, dissected and preserved through a revolutionary process allowing visitors to see...

Cost: $11.50-$12.50

Where:
Greensboro Science Center
4301 Lawndale Road
GSO, NC  27455
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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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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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Historic Bethania will celebrate Daniel Wolff and his 1803 tall case clock through a series of lectures. The afternoon will include presentations by Mark Farnsworth, Director of Historic...

Cost: Free

Where:
Historic Bethania
5393 Ham Horton Lane
Bethania, NC  27010
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Telephone: 336-922-0434

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UNCSA students and faculty perform songs from Broadway musicals directed by UNCSA School of Drama Dean Emeritus Gerald Freedman. Reception with Dean Emeritus Freedman, UNCSA students and faculty,...

Cost: $50 Suggested Donation

Where:
Watson Hall, School of Music, UNCSA campus
1533 S. Main St.
UNCSA
W-S, NC  27127
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Sponsor: UNCSA/Salem Band
Telephone: 336-413-2180
Contact Name: Eileen Young
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ArtsGreensboro will introduce residents to the newly renovated yet underused Jimmie I. Barber Park in East Greensboro through the 10-week Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Barber Park Amphitheatre
1500 Dans Road
GSO, NC  27401
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Sponsor: ArtsGreensboro
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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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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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This new endurance event is a 24.8 hike that caters to all levels from novice to advanced outdoor enthusiasts, while raising much needed funds to help grant the more than 200 wishes each year to...

Where:
Sauratown Trail
1792 Pilot Knob Park Road
Pinnacle, NC
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Sponsor: Make-A-Wish Eastern North Carolina
Telephone: 919-821-7111, ext. 207
Contact Name: Luanne Lane

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One of the world’s most widely celebrated photographers, Ansel Adams (1902–1984) created uplifting images that deftly illustrate the ideal of a glorious American West before...

Cost: $14

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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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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A must-see during its limited engagement in Greensboro. This striking exhibition showcases real human bodies, dissected and preserved through a revolutionary process allowing visitors to see...

Cost: $11.50-$12.50

Where:
Greensboro Science Center
4301 Lawndale Road
GSO, NC  27455
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Visit for a toddler/preschool story time with books, flannel stories, a short film and a craft. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Benjamin Branch Library
1530 Benjamin Parkway
GSO, NC  27408
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Sponsor: Greensboro Public Library
Telephone: 336-373-7540
Contact Name: Brandon Bensley
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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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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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Visit for a toddler/preschool story time with books, flannel stories, a short film and a craft.  

Cost: Free

Where:
Benjamin Branch Library
1530 Benjamin Parkway
GSO, NC  27408
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Sponsor: Greensboro Public Library
Telephone: 336-373-7540
Contact Name: Brandon Bensley
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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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Please come with a prepared song — sheet music or karaoke CD (music only; no one singing on the CD). An accompanist will be provided and a CD player will be on hand for use...

Cost: Free

Where:
Greensboro Cultural Arts Center, 4th Floor
200 N. Davie St.
GSO, NC
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Sponsor: Community Theatre of Greensboro
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Come ready to learn how to geocache. Participants will need a Smartphone with internet (not just Wi-Fi) access. Please download the free Geocaching app prior to class and create a user name and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Thataways Youth Center
1334 Overbrook Road
Burlington, NC  27215
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Sponsor: Burlington Recreation & Parks
Telephone: 336-229-3150
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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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Enjoy free fitness classes outside. A complete list of class offerings is posted online. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Center City Park
200 N. Elm St.
GSO, NC
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Telephone: 336-272-1222
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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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A must-see during its limited engagement in Greensboro. This striking exhibition showcases real human bodies, dissected and preserved through a revolutionary process allowing visitors to see...

Cost: $11.50-$12.50

Where:
Greensboro Science Center
4301 Lawndale Road
GSO, NC  27455
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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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This mini-exhibit will focus on the Japanese celebration of Doll’s Day, or Hina Matsuri, on March 3 through the display of a traditional doll set. Families often mark the celebration,...

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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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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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

Visit for a toddler/preschool story time with books, flannel stories, a short film and a craft.  

Cost: Free

Where:
Benjamin Branch Library
1530 Benjamin Parkway
GSO, NC  27408
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Sponsor: Greensboro Public Library
Telephone: 336-373-7540
Contact Name: Brandon Bensley
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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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Enjoy the garden as winter turns to spring. In this hands-on preschool program, participants will explore The Edible Schoolyard together, playing and learning all along the way. See website for...

Cost: $8-$12

Where:
Greensboro Children's Museum
220 N. Church St.
GSO, NC  27401
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Telephone: 336-574-2898
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Topic: Planting a Garden. Children will be introduced to the concept of “seasonal” fruits and vegetables and learn why specific items are planted at specific...

Cost: Free

Where:
Liberty Public Library
239 S. Fayetteville St.
Liberty, NC  27298
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Telephone: 336-622-4605
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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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Find out what you can do when fire, water, wind or time have damaged a piece. Learn when you can do the work yourself and when you should call a professional in to help. May is preservation month....

Cost: Free

Where:
High Point Library
901 N. Main St.
HP, NC  27262
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Sponsor: High Point Museum
Telephone: 336-885-1859
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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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Please come with a prepared song — sheet music or karaoke CD (music only; no one singing on the CD). An accompanist will be provided and a CD player will be on hand for use...

Cost: Free

Where:
Greensboro Cultural Arts Center, 4th Floor
200 N. Davie St.
GSO, NC
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Sponsor: Community Theatre of Greensboro
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Learn self-defense using a series of joint locks and defensive tactics. Ages 13 and up.

Cost: $40 per child per month

Where:
Deep River Recreation Center
1529 Skeet Club Road
HP, NC
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Telephone: 883-3407
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It’s the craziest deal in sports. Each ticket comes with all the hot dogs and burgers you can eat through the seventh inning. The best part? Normal ticket prices apply. Purchase tickets...

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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Salem Band honors UNCSA Dean Emeritus Gerald Freedman and his incredible career in musical theater with an All-Broadway concert. Music from "West Side Story," "Hair,"...

Cost: Free

Where:
Salem Square, Old Salem
Academy & Main Streets
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: Salem Band
Telephone: 336-413-2180
Contact Name: Eileen Young
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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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Find practical help, personal mentoring, time to chat and more at this Mothers of Preschools group. 9:30-11:30. Child care is available. Registration is required.

Cost: $55 per semester

Where:
Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship Hall
5945 N. Church St.
GSO, NC
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Sponsor: Gospel Baptist Church
Telephone: 394-4895
Contact Name: Kimberly Ledford
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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

One of the world’s most widely celebrated photographers, Ansel Adams (1902–1984) created uplifting images that deftly illustrate the ideal of a glorious American West before...

Cost: $14

Where:
Reynolda House Museum of American Art
2250 Reynolda Road
W-S, NC  27106
View map »


Telephone: 888-663-1149
Website »

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A must-see during its limited engagement in Greensboro. This striking exhibition showcases real human bodies, dissected and preserved through a revolutionary process allowing visitors to see...

Cost: $11.50-$12.50

Where:
Greensboro Science Center
4301 Lawndale Road
GSO, NC  27455
View map »


Website »

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This week's theme: Eat Yummy Fruit. Babies up to 18 months and their parents or care-givers are invited for simple books, songs, hand rhymes, felt-board stories and fun-filled...

Cost: Free

Where:
Central Library
219 N. Church St.
GSO, NC  27401
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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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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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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 mini-exhibit will focus on the Japanese celebration of Doll’s Day, or Hina Matsuri, on March 3 through the display of a traditional doll set. Families often mark the celebration,...

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 »

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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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This week's theme: Eat Yummy Fruit. Children from ages birth to 5, along with their parents or caregivers, are invited for simple books, songs, hand rhymes, felt-board stories...

Cost: Free

Where:
Central Library
219 N. Church St.
GSO, NC  27401
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Create masterful pieces of art with bubbles. Ages 3-5.

Cost: $2

Where:
Deep River Recreation Center
1529 Skeet Club Road
HP, NC  27265
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Telephone: 336-883-3407
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Theme: “Dragon Day.” Jennifer Beasley from the Parents as Teachers program will be visiting for this fun story time. Children will play games and take part in early literacy...

Cost: Free

Where:
Liberty Public Library
239 S. Fayetteville St.
Liberty, NC  27298
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Telephone: 336-622-4605
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Come move and groove through songs, fingerplays and a read aloud.  Your child will gain meaningful skills to build upon their   language, listening and physical...

Cost: $7

Where:
Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
390 S. Liberty St.
W-S, NC  27101
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Sponsor: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
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Daviod Bergstone, director of architecture, will take participants back 250 years through the history of Old Salem during this Preservation Month lunch and learn event. This annual...

Cost: Free

Where:
Old Salem Museums & Gardens
James A. Gray, Jr. Auditorium
900 Old Salem Road
W-S, NC
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Enjoy free outdoor music. Food trucks will be onsite, too. A complete list of bands is posted online. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Center City Park
200 N. Elm St.
GSO, NC
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Telephone: 336-272-1222
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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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Enjoy a family story time with books, flannel stories, a short film and a craft. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Benjamin Branch Library
1530 Benjamin Parkway
GSO, NC  27408
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Sponsor: Greensboro Public Library
Telephone: 336-373-7540
Contact Name: Brandon Bensley
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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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Gears and Guitars will be hosting concerts in locations around downtown Winston-Salem.  Come out and enjoy some awesome live music rain or shine. VIP, Series Passes and Single Show...

Cost: $25

Where:
Merschel Plaza
122 West 4th St.
W-S, NC
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Sponsor: Gears and Guitars
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Enjoy delicious carnival food, rides and more. Held in the Greensboro Coliseum parking lot, the Central Carolina Festival will feature an action-packed midway with thrill rides, games of skill and...

Cost: $5

Where:
Greensboro Coliseum
1921 W. Gate City Blvd.
GSO, NC  27403
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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

One of the world’s most widely celebrated photographers, Ansel Adams (1902–1984) created uplifting images that deftly illustrate the ideal of a glorious American West before...

Cost: $14

Where:
Reynolda House Museum of American Art
2250 Reynolda Road
W-S, NC  27106
View map »


Telephone: 888-663-1149
Website »

More information

Enjoy free fitness classes outside. A complete list of class offerings is posted online. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Center City Park
200 N. Elm St.
GSO, NC
View map »


Telephone: 336-272-1222
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 »

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A must-see during its limited engagement in Greensboro. This striking exhibition showcases real human bodies, dissected and preserved through a revolutionary process allowing visitors to see...

Cost: $11.50-$12.50

Where:
Greensboro Science Center
4301 Lawndale Road
GSO, NC  27455
View map »


Website »

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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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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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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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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

This mini-exhibit will focus on the Japanese celebration of Doll’s Day, or Hina Matsuri, on March 3 through the display of a traditional doll set. Families often mark the celebration,...

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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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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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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This week's theme: Eating Yummy Fruit. Children from ages birth to 5, along with their parents or caregivers, are invited for simple books, songs, hand rhymes, felt-board stories...

Cost: Free

Where:
Central Library
219 N. Church St.
GSO, NC  27401
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Craft: "Butterfly Window Curtains." Come see how colorfully transparencies and thin metal wire come together to create a unique “curtain” of butterflies. Ages 12 and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Liberty Public Library
239 S. Fayetteville St.
Liberty, NC  27298
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Telephone: 336-622-4605
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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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Get a sneak peek at the exciting new "Animal Secrets" exhibit and discover some of the differences between domesticated and wild animals. Hear from a local vet and visit Forsyth...

Cost: $3

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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For this makerspace, participants will fashion colorful American flags that can proudly be displayed for Memorial Day. This program is for school-age children.

Cost: Free

Where:
Central Library
219 N. Church St.
GSO, NC  27401
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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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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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Develop your independence by learning the ropes in the kitchen. Enhance your skills and harness your ability to make healthy choices while following safe handling and proper sanitation practices....

Cost: $25

Where:
Deep River Recreation Center
1529 Skeet Club Road
HP, NC  27265
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Telephone: 336-883-3407
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Join us for the second part of our Salon Series discussion on Civil Rights activism in Winston-Salem. The event will feature a panel discussion on the experiences of former students, faculty and...

Cost: Free

Where:
New Winston Museum
713 S. Marshall St.
Winston-Salem, NC  27101
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Sponsor: New Winston Museum
Telephone: 336-724-2842
Contact Name: Clark Harper
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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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Come for a journey through the woods to satisfy your need to explore, or just because it feels good to go walking around. Either way, come walkabout and explore local hiking hot-spots in and around...

Cost: Free

Where:
Glencoe Paddle Access - Haw River Trail
2348 Glencoe St.
Burlington, NC  27215
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Sponsor: Burlington Recreation & Parks
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Learn self-defense using a series of joint locks and defensive tactics. Ages 13 and up.

Cost: $40 per child per month

Where:
Deep River Recreation Center
1529 Skeet Club Road
HP, NC
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Telephone: 883-3407
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Gears and Guitars will be hosting concerts in locations around downtown Winston-Salem.  Come out and enjoy some awesome live music rain or shine! VIP, Series Passes and Single Show tickets...

Cost: $35

Where:
Bailey Park
N. Patterson Ave.
W-S, NC
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One of the world’s most widely celebrated photographers, Ansel Adams (1902–1984) created uplifting images that deftly illustrate the ideal of a glorious American West before...

Cost: $14

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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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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Enjoy delicious carnival food, rides and more. Held in the Greensboro Coliseum parking lot, the Central Carolina Festival will feature an action-packed midway with thrill rides, games of skill and...

Cost: $5

Where:
Greensboro Coliseum
1921 W. Gate City Blvd.
GSO, NC  27403
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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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A must-see during its limited engagement in Greensboro. This striking exhibition showcases real human bodies, dissected and preserved through a revolutionary process allowing visitors to see...

Cost: $11.50-$12.50

Where:
Greensboro Science Center
4301 Lawndale Road
GSO, NC  27455
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This week's theme: Eat Yummy Fruit. Babies up to 18 months and their parents or caregivers are invited for simple books, songs, hand rhymes, felt-board stories and fun-filled learning.

Cost: Free

Where:
Central Library
219 N. Church St.
GSO, NC  27401
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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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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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This mini-exhibit will focus on the Japanese celebration of Doll’s Day, or Hina Matsuri, on March 3 through the display of a traditional doll set. Families often mark the celebration,...

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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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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This week's theme: Eat Yummy Fruit. Children from ages birth to 5, along with their parents or caregivers, are invited for simple books, songs, hand rhymes, felt-board stories and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Central Library
219 N. Church St.
GSO, NC  27401
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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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Story time, art making and a “lollipop” tour of GreenHill’s most current exhibition. Activities are geared toward children age 5 and younger. Included with admission or membership.

Cost: $6

Where:
GreenHill ArtQuest
200 N. Davie St.
GSO, NC
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Telephone: 336-333-7460
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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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Concert will be held at Bailey Park in downtown Winston-Salem. All tickets are General Admission Gates open at 6 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online or at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds...

Cost: $25

Where:
Bailey Park
N. Patterson Ave.
W-S, 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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One of the world’s most widely celebrated photographers, Ansel Adams (1902–1984) created uplifting images that deftly illustrate the ideal of a glorious American West before...

Cost: $14

Where:
Reynolda House Museum of American Art
2250 Reynolda Road
W-S, NC  27106
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Telephone: 888-663-1149
Website »

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Enjoy delicious carnival food, rides and more. Held in the Greensboro Coliseum parking lot, the Central Carolina Festival will feature an action-packed midway with thrill rides, games of skill and...

Cost: $5

Where:
Greensboro Coliseum
1921 W. Gate City Blvd.
GSO, NC  27403
View map »


Website »

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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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Hosted by two live performers, this show offers an up-close, interactive experience. The audience is invited to dance as all of your favorite Sesame Street friends join you on...

Cost: $17-$50

Where:
Greensboro Coliseum
1921 W. Gate City Blvd.
GSO, NC  27403
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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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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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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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A must-see during its limited engagement in Greensboro. This striking exhibition showcases real human bodies, dissected and preserved through a revolutionary process allowing visitors to see...

Cost: $11.50-$12.50

Where:
Greensboro Science Center
4301 Lawndale Road
GSO, NC  27455
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Come see what camp life of the militia soldier in 1781 was like.

Cost: Free

Where:
Guilford Courthouse National Military Park
2332 New Garden Road
GSO, NC  27410
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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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Lego Club has expanded to include Lincoln Logs and Fiddlestix. Construct to your heart's content. This program is for school age children.

Cost: Free

Where:
Central Library
219 N. Church St.
GSO, NC  27401
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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 »

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

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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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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This event includes artist demonstrations from local, state and national artists, heavy hors d’oeuvres and beverage, music by Andrea Templon and a live/silent auction of original...

Where:
Luna's Trail Farm and Events Center
1155 Wilson Farm Road
Westfield, NC  27053
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It's time for the annual fish fry fundraiser. Plates include flounder, baked potato, hush puppies and sweet tea. Dessert will also be available for purchase. Tickets are...

Cost: $5-$10

Where:
Jamestown Town Hall
200 W. Main St.
Jamestown , NC  27282
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Sponsor: Jamestown Public Library
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Learn the value of money and the tools to use it wisely. Registration is required. Space is limited. 10-11:30 a.m. for ages 5-7); Noon-1:30 p.m. for ages 8-11.

Cost: Free

Where:
Deep River Recreation Center
1529 Skeet Club Road
HP, NC  27265
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Telephone: 336-883-3407
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All tickets for this concert are General Admission. Gates open at 6 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online or at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds Box Office. Concert takes place rain or shine. No...

Cost: $25

Where:
Merschel Plaza
122 W. 4th St.
W-S, NC
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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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One of the world’s most widely celebrated photographers, Ansel Adams (1902–1984) created uplifting images that deftly illustrate the ideal of a glorious American West before...

Cost: $14

Where:
Reynolda House Museum of American Art
2250 Reynolda Road
W-S, NC  27106
View map »


Telephone: 888-663-1149
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

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

Hosted by two live performers, this show offers an up-close, interactive experience. The audience is invited to dance as all of your favorite Sesame Street friends join you on...

Cost: $17-$50

Where:
Greensboro Coliseum
1921 W. Gate City Blvd.
GSO, NC  27403
View map »


Website »

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Enjoy delicious carnival food, rides and more. Held in the Greensboro Coliseum parking lot, the Central Carolina Festival will feature an action-packed midway with thrill rides, games of skill and...

Cost: $5

Where:
Greensboro Coliseum
1921 W. Gate City Blvd.
GSO, NC  27403
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Website »

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