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Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 4:30pm
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Summary: This new student-curated long-term exhibit demonstrates the remarkable amount of cultural diversity found in Africa by providing an in-depth examination of five ethnic groups: the Bamileke of Cameroon, the Baule of Cote d’Ivoire, the Kuba of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Tuareg of the Western Sahara, and the Zulu of South Africa. The exhibit showcases objects from each of these cultures selected from the MOA’s significant African collections. In some cases, these are objects that have not been displayed in many years. Admission is free. ...More Details
 
Angel Bear Yoga     
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
Summary: Angel Bear Yoga: Amazing Animals. Join Angel Bear as he introduces you to his animal friends that can do amazing things. Read the book Biggest, Strongest, Fastest and learn how to jump & move with these animals, learning the importance of uniqueness and sharing what makes us stand out! A unique animal friend will visit as well. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 9:30 a.m.-Noon
Location: Carolina Theatre
Summary: Stanley is a kindhearted, popular troll who can create flowers with a mere touch. When Gnorga, the mean-spirited Queen of the Kingdom of Trolls discovers Stanley's secret, she banishes him to a faraway place where she assumes nothing green can grow, New York City. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sun. 2-5 p.m.
Location: Greensboro Historical Museum
Summary: See a community display about Ten Thousand Villages, which creates opportunities for artisans in developing countries to earn income by selling their products. 2014 marks the 10th year in Greensboro, distinctive because it is a global operation with local support and long-term, fair trade relationships. ...More Details
 
Gold Panning     
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Tuesday - Saturday through October 31, 2014, weather permitting
Location: Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site
Summary: Visitors can experience gold panning similar to miners over 200 years ago. The site uses dirt from historic Little Meadow Creek, where smaller gold flakes are still found on a daily basis. Instructors are available for visitors who have never panned for gold before. Any gold found may be kept as a souvenir. ...More Details
 
H2O and You     
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 10-11 a.m.
Location: McGirt-Horton branch library
Summary: Enjoy games and fun activities as you learn the benefits of caring for your city's water with a special guest from the City of Greensboro Water Resources Department. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: Wednesdays, July 9, 16, 23, 30 at 11 a.m.
Location: High Point Public Library
Summary: A special program for fans of the Mary Pope Osborne Magic Tree House book series. Each month we will focus on a different book in the series. Games, crafts and fun. For school age children. Registration is required ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Walkertown Branch Library
Summary: Enjoy the art of self-expression with guest artist Dot Duggins, who'll lead all ages of children and teens in creating a Q-tip pointilism painting. ...More Details
 
Pregnancy Yoga     
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Location: Forsyth Medical Center: Maya Angelou Center Community Room 2 (1st Floor)

Summary: A one hour class incorporating gentle and relaxing yoga postures suitable for any fitness level or stage of pregnancy. Light refreshments provided after class on Wednesday nights, giving each woman an opportunity to meet other soon-to-be mothers. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 10:15 a.m.
Location: Kernersville Branch
Summary: A themed story time with plenty of singing and dancing and coloring too! Parental supervision is required. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: High Point Public Library
Summary: You bring the pictures, all other materials are provided. For school age children. Registration is required. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Location: Greensboro Science Center
Summary: SHIPWRECK! Pirates & Treasure brings real shipwreck treasures and the technology used to recover them right to Greensboro Science Center. Find out what it's like to be a shipwreck explorer, the captain of a sinking ship or a pirate on the run with hands-on activities including a robotic arm to pick up treasure and a hurricane simulator to challenge the storm. Discover more than 500 priceless artifacts recovered from famous shipwrecks including real gold and silver treasure recovered from thousands of feet deep. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 7-8 p.m.
Location: Thataways Youth Center
Summary: Bingo is designed to offer persons with developmental disabilities an opportunity to have fun playing Bingo and socialize. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 9:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Location: Old Salem Historic District
Summary: Salem Sleuth is an interactive program for elementary through middle school children. This program is for groups such as day camps, day cares, youth groups, scouting groups, homeschool groups, etc. Children will receive a sleuth mission to complete while touring the historic town of Salem. Once the mysteries are solved they can collect a prize at our Visitor Center. Tours are approximately three hours in length. Minimum 7 people in group. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: Monday-Saturday,10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday, noon-5 p.m.
Location: SciWorks
Summary: This exciting exhibition highlights the engineering behind so many of the structures we encounter in our daily lives... from buildings and bridges to traffic intersections and gravity dams. Twelve highly interactive stations use hands-on activities for both younger and older students to present real-world problems that can be solved using an engineering approach. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: Every Wednesday from 4-5 p.m.during June & July
Location: Reynolda Manor Branch Library - Storytime Room
Summary: Enjoy an hour of freedom, fun, and food! Join us as we spark a reaction with artistry, video games, crafts, and more. For tweens and teens in grades 6-12. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 4:30pm
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
Summary: This student-curated exhibit features photographs of Alaska’s Yup’ik people, their environment, and resources by Greensboro native John Rucker. Taken between 1979 and 1987, the photographs document a lifestyle that has largely disappeared with the arrival of modern influences such as telephones, fast food, and television in the intervening years. The images are integrated with objects made by Yup’ik artisans and collected by early Moravian missionaries with connections to Winston-Salem. The objects provide a link to the past and further document the cultural transitions of the Yup’ik since European contact. Admission is free. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Lewisville Branch Library
Summary: Children ages 18 months to 3 years and their caregivers are invited to join us at the library for Toddler Storytime. We'll read stories, sing and dance, do fingerplays, and color pictures to take home. Call 703-2940 for more information. ...More Details
 
Date: July 30, 2014
Time: 8:30 am – 2:00 pm
Monday-Friday, July 28 - August 1

Location: The Breathing Room
Summary: Come for Summer Fun Camp at The Breathing Room, featuring fun arts and wellness activities including Kids’ Yoga, Dance, Music, Crafts, Outdoor Fun, and visits from local experts and leaders in the arts community each day! Meet other kids who love learning about arts and wellness. Camp will be offered the last full week in June and the last full week in July. We will only be hosting up to 12 children for each session to maximize individual attention, so be sure to sign up soon. Registration Deadline: Friday, July 25. ...More Details
 

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