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E.g., 08/14/2018
Wednesday, August 01, 2018
through Friday, August 31, 2018

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Downtown, Free, History, Public Library

Local History at the Library: Early Religions in Cumberland County

Thursday, August 09 | 6:30 PM
State and Local History Room of Headquarters Library map
The museum and the Cumberland County Library and Information Center are teaming up to bring you a host of local history presentations. Both sites are valuable educational resources for the community and this collaboration is...
Family Friendly

Wellness Wednesdays

Varies
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
We are extending our hours every Wednesday from June to August. The Garden will stay open till 8pm. This is the perfect time for evening strolls with family to help relax your mind as you prepare to take on the rest of the...
Airborne & Special Operations Museum
Downtown, Events, Featured Events, Free

National Airborne Day Celebration

Saturday, August 18 | 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Airborne & Special Operations Museum map
Join us on Saturday, August 18, 2018 for a fun day of demonstrations and entertainment. Displays will open on the parade field at 8am and the US Army Golden Knights and Black Daggers will finish the day with a HALO...
Downtown, Events, Featured Events, Free, Public Library

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Varies
Headquarters Library map
The Friends book sales resume in August selling thousands of books, CDs, DVDs and more! A special Friends members-only sale will be held Tuesday, August 7 from 4 - 7 p.m. Anyone who is not a member may join at the sale or...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 10:00 AM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Culture, Events, Featured Events, Performance

Sip & See

Varies
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
“Music in the Garden” program support provided in memory of Jerry Leggett and by McNaughton-McKay Electric Company.Starting April and going through to September, join us every first Sunday of the month to revel in the...
Events, Featured Events

Wine & Whimsy: Colorful Owl

Wednesday, August 15 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
This painting class is a perfect date night or girl’s night out! Canvas, paint, brushes, pallet, easel and instruction provided. At the end of class, you will be amazed by your “inner artist” and the artwork you...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 12:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Downtown, Family Friendly

Nature Nuts Camp: Art In The Garden

Monday, August 06 - Friday, August 10 | 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
Nature Nuts Camp: Art In The GardenAges: 6-9Dates: August 6-10, 9am-12:30Combine your artistic skills with the outdoors! We’ll let the Garden inspire us and use natural materialsin multiple art projects! We’ll also learn...
Class/Workshop, Events

Flying Wild

Monday, August 20 | 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
This workshop is for teachers, educators or parents.  Targeted for the middle-school audience, though widely adaptable, Flying WILD offers practical hands-on classroom and outdoor field investigation experiences...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 2:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Class/Workshop, Events, Featured Events

Pine Needle Basket Making

Saturday, August 18 | 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
 
Events, Featured Events

Hawaiian Beach Dance - Cape Fear Ballroom Dancers

Saturday, August 18 | 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Roland's Dance Studio map
Enjoy a Hawaiian Dance night! Hawaiian or Beach Attire.
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 4:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Concert, Downtown, Family Friendly, Featured Events, Free, Performance

Fayetteville After 5 - Heart Breaker

Friday, August 10 | 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Fayetteville After 5
Events, Family Friendly, Featured Events, Theater

Jesus Christ Super Star - Cape Fear Regional Theatre

Saturday, August 11 | 2:00 PM
Cape Fear Regional Theatre map
What’s the buzz? The first musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice to be produced for the professional stage, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, has wowed audiences for over 40 years. A timeless work, the rock opera is set against...
Downtown, Events, Featured Events, Film, Free

Indigo Moon Film Festival 2018- Film Acceptance Announcement

Friday, August 31 | 11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
map
The announcement of the films that will be shown during the 2018 Indigo Moon Film Festival. 
Downtown, Family Friendly, History

Historic Churches Bus Tour - Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum

Monday, August 13 | 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fayetteville Area Transportation & Local History Museum map
Join museum staff on Mon., Aug. 13 as we travel through Downtown Fayetteville to learn about the development of our community’s early religions and historic churches. Participants will travel via bus but tours may require...
Events, Family Friendly, Featured Events, Theater

Jesus Christ Super Star - Cape Fear Regional Theatre

Saturday, August 11 | 6:00 PM
Cape Fear Regional Theatre map
What’s the buzz? The first musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice to be produced for the professional stage, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, has wowed audiences for over 40 years. A timeless work, the rock opera is set against...
Events

Flying Wild

Monday, August 20 | 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
This workshop is for teachers, educators or parents.  Targeted for the middle-school audience, though widely adaptable, Flying WILD offers practical hands-on classroom and outdoor field investigation experiences...
Class/Workshop, Events, Featured Events

Wine & Whimsy: Colorful Owl

Wednesday, August 15 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
This painting class is a perfect date night or girl’s night out! Canvas, paint, brushes, pallet, easel and instruction provided. At the end of class, you will be amazed by your “inner artist” and the artwork you...
Events, Featured Events, Public Library

Write On, Right Now

Thursday, August 16 | 6:00 PM
Cumberland County Library - Headquarters Library map
Welcome, all writers! We'll meet at six for chatting and networking and begin our work at 6:30 for critique and discussion of our literary projects. Sharing is encouraged, but not required, in a helpful and supportive...
Class/Workshop, Events

Flying Wild

Monday, August 20 | 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
This workshop is for teachers, educators or parents.  Targeted for the middle-school audience, though widely adaptable, Flying WILD offers practical hands-on classroom and outdoor field investigation experiences...
Events, Featured Events

Pine Needle Basket Making

Saturday, August 18 | 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
 
Downtown, Events, Free, History, Public Library

An Afternoon with a Holocaust Survivor

Sunday, August 26 | 2:00 PM
Cumberland County Library - Headquarters Library map
Back by popular demand! Holocaust survivor Abe Piasek shares his experiences as a Jewish teenager in Poland when he was imprisoned in four concentration camps--including Auschwitz--from 1941-1945.Event Details

Continuing & Multi-Day

Downtown, Events, Featured Events, Free, Public Library

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Varies
Headquarters Library map
The Friends book sales resume in August selling thousands of books, CDs, DVDs and more! A special Friends members-only sale will be held Tuesday, August 7 from 4 - 7 p.m. Anyone who is not a member may join at the sale or...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 10:00 AM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 12:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 2:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 4:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Culture, Events, Featured Events, Performance

Sip & See

Varies
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
“Music in the Garden” program support provided in memory of Jerry Leggett and by McNaughton-McKay Electric Company.Starting April and going through to September, join us every first Sunday of the month to revel in the...
Family Friendly

Wellness Wednesdays

Varies
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
We are extending our hours every Wednesday from June to August. The Garden will stay open till 8pm. This is the perfect time for evening strolls with family to help relax your mind as you prepare to take on the rest of the...