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Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: See Website
Location: SciWorks
Summary: This is the third and final year for this popular event. For $25, you can adopt a Monarch butterfly, which you (or someone you designate) will release on September 27 at SciWorks. Your butterfly will be tagged with a unique research number, and you'll receive an adoption certificate listing that number. A wonderful way to commemorate a birthday, graduation, or anniversary or to remember a loved one. To adopt, call 714-7109 or stop by SciWorks. ...More Details
 
Art Club     
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Rural Hall Branch Library
Summary: Come and enjoy basic to advance art skills with each other. Don't forget your paint. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Carolina Theatre
Summary: This six-week festival includes an eclectic variety of films that date from the 1930s to 1990. This festival also includes the 48-Hour Film Project. Visit  carolinatheatre.com for the complete list of this year's festival's films and their ratings. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: Tuesday-Saturday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Sunday: 1-5 p.m.
Closed Mondays and Major Holidays
Location: Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA)
Summary: This exhibit captures the evolving relationship between the historical and contemporary image through diverse personal and cultural perspectives of five contemporary artists: Harun Farocki, Leslie Hewitt, Pedro Lasch, Jumana Manna and Jeff Whetstone. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 10:00am - 4:30pm
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Summary: Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon-5 p.m.
Location: SciWorks
Summary: Little Builders invites children ages 2-7 to create, play, and learn as they explore the concepts of construction, motion, and simple machines. Included with museum admission. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Summary: This student-curated exhibit includes objects ranging from life-sized brass leopards to Aboriginal dot paintings, from an Egyptian mummy casing to a necklace of human teeth, and from Amazonian arrows to Kachina dolls. The exhibit is intended to inspire curiosity about peoples and cultures around the world. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location: Alamance Arts
Summary: Alamance Arts presents this exhibition of 43 photographs representing more than 50 years of Nimoy's work. In addition to the Eye Contact series, other photographs that will be on exhibit come from his Early Work, Self Portraits, Black & White series, Shekhina, Classic Nudes and Dance series and Landscapes.

Please note that the Leonard Nimoy exhibition contains nudity. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon-5 p.m.
Location: SciWorks
Summary: Team Up examines the science of sports through 13 interactive components, encouraging visitors to test their skills at basketball, tennis, soccer, and football while learning about math and physics. Included with museum admission. ...More Details
 
Heroes of Art     
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 3:30 pm
Location: May Memorial Library
Summary: Meet local artist Amos Stokes. ...More Details
 
LEGO Club     
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Reynolda Manor Branch Library
Summary: Girls and boys in grades 1 through 5 can build, create and explore with LEGOs. Enjoy one hour of building based on the week's theme, and then see your creation on display on the FCPL 4 Kids Facebook page. Parents or caregivers must stay in the library for children younger than 8 years old. Space is limited. Registration suggested. Email proiera@forsyth.cc or 703-2960 to register. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 7-11 p.m.
Location: High Point Parks & Recreation
Summary: This co-ed program teaches young men and women life skills in a safe and positive environment, and serves as alternative to negative activities during summer evening hours. It also offers basketball skills, drills, coaching instruction and tournament play.
Ages 10–13 will meet at Southside Recreation Center, 401 Taylor Ave., HP
Ages 14–18 will meet at Morehead Recreation Center, 101 Price Street, HP ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 2:30
Location: Geeksboro
Summary: After being falsely accused for being a pickpocket, the Tramp finds cover from the police by working in a circus. He falls in love with an acrobat, and vies for her love against her dashing suitor. Tickets are $4 each for adults, $2 for kids 11 and under. ...More Details
 
Mystery Theater     
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Jamestown Public Library
Summary: Be part of a mystery and use clues to discover the murderer by participating in this mystery theater event as a actor/actress or
audience member. For rising 6th through 8th graders. ...More Details
 
NC Zoo     
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Carver Branch Library
Summary: Not all heroes are human, some come in the four legged variety. Come learn about some unconventional heroes of the animal world and meet a few live ones. Large groups please call ahead. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 1-3.p.m.
Location: YWCA, Pottery Art Studio
Summary: Dress up your summer table with beautiful handmade pitchers. Cost includes two workshops: July 7: Create July 14: Glaze. YWCA has a pottery art studio all ready for creative hands. YWCA members: $25. (Nonmembers $30). Afterschool care enrollees: $15. Call 882-4126 to register. ...More Details
 
Real Life Heroes     
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Asheboro Public Library
Summary: Play games, do crafts and participate in activities that introduce real life heroes of the past and present. Families can drop in during the hour to discover unnoticed and unsung heroes. This event is free and open to the public. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Hemphill Branch Library
Summary: Enjoy magic and humor with everyone's favorite clown. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Blanche S. Benjamin Branch Library
Summary: Ronald brings his special brand of magic to the library as he talks about reading and summer fun. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 10:30-11 a.m.
Location: Walkertown Branch Library
Summary: Story time fun for toddlers and preschoolers includes rhymes, songs and a simple game or craft. ...More Details
 
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Lewisville Branch Library
Summary: This club meets the first Tuesday of each month. This month, the group will discuss the book, "The River of Doubt" by Candace Millard. ...More Details
 

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