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E.g., 08/22/2019
E.g., 08/22/2019
Thursday, August 01, 2019
through Saturday, August 31, 2019

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Culture, Exhibit, Family Friendly, Featured Events, Free, History, Multi-Day

Early African American Businesses in Fayetteville - Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum

Friday, February 01 - Monday, September 30 | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fayetteville Area Transportation & Local History Museum map
From its early days, Fayetteville had a small but substantial free Black population, many of whom were engaged in business throughout the Downtown area. This exhibit will trace a number of prominent and prosperous African ...
Events, Family Friendly, Featured Events, Multi-Day

Origami in the Garden - Cape Fear Botanical Garden

Sunday, May 05 - Saturday, September 07 | 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
Origami means “folding paper” in Japanese. Origami in the Garden2 tells the story of this art form through a traveling collection of metal sculptures displayed outdoors in public gardens and museums. Each sculpture i...
Culture, Downtown, Exhibit, Family Friendly, Free, History, Multi-Day

Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage

Thursday, July 11 - Sunday, September 22 | 6:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Airborne & Special Operations Museum map
The exhibit details the dramatic recovery of historic materials relating to the Jewish community in Iraq from a flooded basement in Saddam Hussein’s intelligence headquarters, and the National Archives’ ongoing work in...
Events, Free, Performance, Theater, Multi-Day

Timon of Athens - Sweet Tea Shakespeare

Thursday, August 22 - Saturday, August 24 | 7:30 PM
1897 Poe House map
One of Shakespeare’s lesser-performed plays, Timon is a breathtaking and heartbreaking story of foolishness, friendship, and loyalty. Timon, a lord of Athens, spends money wastefully on friends who quickly abandon him on...

Needlecraft Club

Thursday, August 22 | 3:00 PM
Cumberland County Library - Spring Lake Branch map
Socialize, learn, trade tips and swap patterns. Supplies are provided for beginners. Adults only. Registration required.Event Details View Event Details

Afterschool Hang: DIY Buttons

Thursday, August 22 | 3:30 PM
Cumberland County Library - Bordeaux Branch map
Create your own button using old comics to add flare to your new backpack, hat, or bag.  Teens and tweens are welcome. Grades 6-12 Event Details View Event Details

Kids Craft: Sand Art

Thursday, August 22 | 4:00 PM
Cumberland County Library - Cliffdale Regional Branch map
Make your own sand art designs. Registration required by calling 910-483-7727 ext. 1389 or by registering online. All ages. Event Details View Event Details

BINGO Buddies!

Thursday, August 22 | 4:30 PM
Cumberland County Library - Hope Mills Branch map
Play BINGO, win prizes and become a BINGO buddy.  Ages 5 and up. Event Details View Event Details

Amazing Stories

Thursday, August 22 | 6:30 PM
Cumberland County Library - Cliffdale Regional Branch map
Finding Baba Yaga by Jane YolenEvent Details View Event Details

New Adults: Gaming

Thursday, August 22 | 3:00 PM
Cumberland County Library - North Regional Branch map
Start a D&D campaign, play old favorites like Monopoly or chess, or bring your best "Magic: the Gathering" deck to compete with others who play. All card and table top games are welcome. 18-24 yearsEvent Details View E...

Toddlers & Preschool Story Time

Thursday, August 22 | 10:00 AM
Cumberland County Library - Bordeaux Branch map
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Lego Free Play

Thursday, August 22 | 11:00 AM
Cumberland County Library - Cliffdale Regional Branch map
Be creative and see what you can make with Legos & Duplo blocks.Event Details View Event Details