FAMILY EVENTS IN THE TRIAD
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Time: April 18: 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.; April 19: 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Location: Winston-Salem Embassy Suite
The American Girl Fashion Show demonstrates the museum's unique ability to successfully bring together a blend of history, culture and fun. Proceeds from the event will help the Children's Museum continue to provide educational programming to families with children across the Piedmont Triad....More Details
Time: March 17, 18, 24 and 25 at 7 p.m.; March 18, 25, and 26 at 2 p.m.
Location: Community Theatre of Greensboro
Summary: n his classic and beloved novel, E. B. White tells the memorable story of Wilbur, a little pig who becomes famous with the help of his clever friend Charlotte and their chatty animal neighbors. ...More Details
Time: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location: North Carolina Zoo
Summary: Earth Day Weekend.The zoo is having a "Party for the Planet"! Dance to African drums and explore new ways to help take care of the earth. ...More Details
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
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: BB&T Ballpark
Summary: Enjoy an early game as the Winston-Salem Dash take on the Myrtle Beach Pelicans at beautiful BB&T Ballpark. Family Sunday includes an opportunity for kids to run the bases, offseason birthday party and pups in the park events. Tickets range from $8 to $16 and can be purchased at http://www.milb.com/tickets/singlegame.jsp?sid=t580 For more information on the club, visit wsdash.com. ...More Details
Time: 6 - 8 p.m.
Location: Fountain of Life Church
Summary: Girls Nite In is a growing movement to empower teen girls to make wise choices. Each month throughout the school year. participants discuss topics that are relevant to teens growing up in today's difficult society. April's topic is Self Harm/Hate. May's topic is Anxiety. The group aims to create a safe place to learn and talk with others about life issues. The only chapter in NC is in right here in the Piedmont-Triad ...More Details
Location: NewBridge Bank Park
Summary: Celebrate Greensboro Collegiate Biscuitville Week, April 13-19! Sponsored by Biscuitville FRESH SOUTHERN®, this weeklong series of events promotes entrepreneurship and community engagement among local college students. The week includes a variety of entrepreneurial events called Scratch-Made Success Week, a Brand Your Biscuit Challenge, and a Greensboro Grasshoppers Finale. Students from Bennett College, Elon University, Greensboro College, Guilford College, Guilford Technical Community College, North Carolina A&T University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro are invited to participate for FREE in all of the Biscuitville Week events, including the Finale celebration at the Grasshoppers baseball game on Sunday, April 19. To attend, students just need to register on www.biscuitvilleweek.com. There will be a campus takeover of Natty’s Hill, and a grand slam after-party featuring games, food and prizes from 3-8:30p.m. Activities Include: • Running of the bases at the end of the game! • FREE Photo Booth • Lawn Games • College takeover of inter-inning games (Just sign up and show up early to participate!) • Prize wheel with free giveaways from our sponsors • DJ at the after-party * Students must bring their college ID. FREE tickets are for currently enrolled college students from the seven local colleges and universities. Friends and family can purchase additional General Admission tickets for $7.00 each on www.biscuitvilleweek.com or at the game. Game is open to the public. Visit www.biscuitvilleweek.com for more information about all the events happening this week! ...More Details
Time: 4 p.m.-5 p.m.
Location: Oak Ridge Town Park
Summary: Outdoor running races for children to get out and have fun. One afternoon a week for 5 weeks — excluding May 10.
Pre-K 50 yard dash; kindergarten and first grade: 1/4 mile; grades 2 and 3: 1/2 mile ; grades 4 and 5: 1 mile; Middle School: 1 mile.
Top placers in each race will receive points based on their finish. The boy and girl racer with the most points at the end of the series will win a trophy. Medals will be given to all racers after the last race in the series. Race bags with t-shirts will be given to all full series participants. ...More Details
Time: 2-4 p.m.
Location: Manchester Plaza
Summary: Hosted by WFU students in the Japanese Studies Club, this Japanese-style festival features a traditional taiko drumming performance, booths with games and activities and authentic food samples. The event is free and open to the public. ...More Details
Time: 1-4:30 p.m.
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
Summary: Have fun and create a mask in the art studio. ...More Details
Time: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: YMCA Camp Hanes
Summary: Join staff for their annual Camp Hanes Summer Camp Open House for a taste of what awaits you at camp. This event include activities like zip-lines, archery and canoeing. Also provided will be in-depth tours of camp with a staff member to answer all your questions. Call 983-3131 to RSVP or get more information. ...More Details
Time: See website for schedule.
Location: Winston-Salem. Venue Locations vary.
Held annually each spring, RiverRun screens a wide variety of feature-length and short films from all genres, and also presents a broad range of special events, including high-profile regional premieres of significant films, celebrity tributes, family matinees and classic retrospectives as well as a mixture of panel discussions and parties...More Details
Time: Tuesday-Saturday: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday: noon-5 p.m.
Summary: This fully-interactive maze experience engages visitors through play, scientific inquiry, art, and action as they "become" raindrops traveling to the sea and learn how to contribute to healthy, safe water in their community and beyond. Included in museum admission. ...More Details
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