Valentine's Day Activities in the Triad


February is the month to celebrate love, and there's no shortage of kid-friendly Valentine activitives in the Triad for little ones to enjoy.

Feb. 2
Family First Sunday: Valentine Workshop. These two-hour workshops begin at 2 p.m. the first Sunday of each month for children in grades 1 through 6 accompanied by an adult. $8 members/$10 non-members per person; art materials are provided. Registration required as class enrollment is limited; please call 758-5599. Reynolda House Museum of American Art, 2250 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem.

Feb. 4
Angel Bear Yoga: Valentine's Day! Join Angel Bear for a class full of hugs and kisses. We will bring the book "A Book of Hugs" to life, while exploring positive character traits of sharing love and celebrating Valentine's Day. Come ready to do cupid, and a bow and arrow pose as we send love to our family. Meet a special furry friend, too. 11 a.m. Children's Museum of Winston-Salem. 390 S. Liberty St., Winston-Salem. 723-9111.

Feb. 8
Valentine's Day Tea. Please join us for tea and scones and all you would expect from a traditional English Tea, catered by JH Adams Inn. Make your reservations by contacting Teresa Loflin at 885-1859 or Tickets are $18 per person or $30 for two. For all ages. Registration required. $18 per person or $30 for two. 1-4 p.m. High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., High Point. 885-1859.

Feb. 10
Family Valentine's Event at Hemphill Library. Enjoy Valentine's Day stories and make some cards for those you love. Free. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Hemphill Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, Greensboro.

Feb. 11
Get Ready for Valentine's Day. Enjoy pre-K stories, felt board activities, songs, crafts and more. Free. 10-11 a.m. McGirt-Horton Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., Greensboro.

Valentine's Day Story Time. Stories, finger plays and short movies for ages 1-5 at 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Repeats at 1:30 p.m. for ages 3-5. Free. Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Road, Greensboro.

Feb. 12
From My Heart to Yours. Listen to a story and create a gift to give on Valentine's Day. Free. 4-5 p.m. McGirt-Horton Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., Greensboro.

Kids' Art Event at Hemphill Library. Create a card for your special Valentine. Children ages 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Free. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, Greensboro.

Feb. 14
Cupid Shuffle. Make this Valentine's Day special for you and your child. Drop them off for a fun night of dance contests, games and snacks. 5-12 years. Registration required. $5 per child. 6:30-9:30 p.m. Deep River Recreation Center, 1529 Skeet Club Road, High Point. 883-3407.

Greensboro Big Band OPUS Concert. Bring your dancing shoes and join the Greensboro Big Band for its annual Sweet Sounds Valentine's Dance. Enjoy some of your favorite jazz along with desserts and drinks. Admission is free; desserts and drinks are available for purchase. 6-7 p.m. Free. Bur-Mil Park Clubhouse, 5834 Bur-Mil Club Road, Greensboro.

Lil' Cupid's Fun & Crafts Night. Glitter and hearts, what more can you ask for on Valentine's Day? Participants will create a personalized gift for a special person. Pizza and juice will be served. 5-10 years. Registration required. $5 per child. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Allen Jay Recreation Center, 1073 E. Springfield Road, High Point. 883-3509.

Valentine's Day Craft. For ages 11 and under. Free. 4:30 p.m. Registration is required. Kernersville Library, 130 E. Mountain St., Kernersville. 703-2930.

Feb. 15
Cooking Together: Edible Valentine. Bring your little Valentine and learn to make edible treats to celebrate this special day. Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Greensboro. 1-2:30 p.m. 5 years and up with caregiver. Adult and one child, $35. Each additional child, $8. Greensboro Children's Museum, 220 N. Church St., Greensboro. 574-2898.

Daddy/Daughter Valentine's Dance. Enjoy a pizza dinner, craft, cookie decorating, story time and dancing. Hearts & Arrows Photography will photograph you and your little girl, a keepsake that will be emailed to you after the event. $10/member, $12/nonmember. All ages. Registration required. $10/member $12/non-member. 6-8 p.m. Children's Museum of Winston-Salem, 390 S. Liberty St., Winston-Salem. 723-9111.

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