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Special Event: For the Family
A Universe of Stories: YCL Summer Learning Challenge
A Universe of Stories: YCL Summer Learning Challenge This summer, shoot for the stars with York County Library! A Universe of Stories runs June 3 through July 26, with prize drawings, reading incentives, free events, and more for all ages. Registration ...
York County Library (Rock Hill Branch)
Rock Hill, SC

Mon 7/22/19 - Fri 7/26/19
Special Event: Animals, Nature
Family Animal Encounters
We are lucky to have incredible Animal Educators to help us spread the word on the important roles they play in the Park. Join one of our Park naturalists for an informal program where your family will love meeting some of our wilder teammates! Kids of all...
Chimney Rock State Park
Chimney Rock, NC

Mon 7/22/19 - Wed 7/31/19 at 2pm-2:30pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser
July Cell Phone Drive for Soldiers
Please join Mark Antonich of Ameriprise Financial and national nonprofit, Cell Phones for Soldiers, help our troops call home this 4th of July by donating gently-used cell phones throughout the month of July. Although the military landscape is ever changi...
Mark Antonich Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
Charlotte, NC

Mon 7/22/19 - Wed 7/31/19 at 9:30am-4pm
Special Event: Education
Special Display: North Carolina's Favorite Son
Throughout the life of Billy Graham, North Carolina remained “home.” From his childhood on a Charlotte dairy farm to his mountain home with Ruth in Montreat, North Carolina played a preeminent role in the person he became. In 2013, Billy Graham was officia...
The Billy Graham Library
Charlotte, NC

Mon 7/22/19 - Mon 9/30/19 at 9:30am-5pm
Special Event: Animals, Children, For the Family
K-9s In Flight Frisbee® Dogs
These incredible dogs have delighted audiences nationwide at halftime shows and on television. Don’t miss them live at Tweetsie Railroad! Shows at 11:00 a.m., and 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. Saturday evening show at 7:00 p.m.
Tweetsie Railroad
Blowing Rock, NC

Mon 7/22/19 - Sun 7/28/19 at 11am-3pm
Special Event: For the Family, General, History
50th Anniversary of Moon Landing Celebration
On July 20th 1969, humankind made history as American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the Moon. Drop by McDowell Nature Center to watch the history broadcast of lunar landing, see a Lego model of the Saturn V rocket that took them to th...
McDowell Nature Center & Preserve
Charlotte, NC

Mon 7/22/19 at 2pm-4pm
Special Event: Children
Carolina Raptor Center - Summer Day Camp
Whether you are looking to check over some X-rays from one of our rehab birds or looking to see what it takes to train a juvenile raptor to become a great ambassador for its species, Carolina Raptor Centers Summer Day camp is where you need to be this summ...
Carolina Raptor Center
Huntersville, NC

Mon 7/22/19 at 8am-5pm
Tue 7/23/19 at 8am-5pm
Wed 7/24/19 at 8am-5pm
Thu 7/25/19 at 8am-5pm
Fri 7/26/19 at 8am-5pm
Special Event: Children
Junior Achievement Summer Academy
Eager for a unique way to inspire and prepare your teen this summer? Through interactive activities, games, group projects, business simulations, and guest speakers, JA Summer Academy students will explore diverse Junior Achievement programs on career succ...
Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas
Charlotte, NC

Mon 7/22/19 at 8am-5pm
Tue 7/23/19 at 8am-5pm
Wed 7/24/19 at 8am-5pm
Thu 7/25/19 at 8am-5pm
Fri 7/26/19 at 8am-5pm
Special Event: Summer Camp
Lancaster County Arts and Sciences Summer Camp
The Lancaster County Council of the Arts is sponsoring its annual Summer Smarts: Arts & Sciences Camps for four weeks, beginning July 8 for children ages 5-12. Camp weeks: July 8 - Lancaster at Discovery School; July 15 - Buford at Bethlehem Baptist Church...
Historic Springs House
Lancaster, SC

Mon 7/22/19 at 9am-12pm
Tue 7/23/19 at 9am-12pm
Wed 7/24/19 at 9am-12pm
Thu 7/25/19 at 9am-12pm
Fri 7/26/19 at 9am-12pm
Special Event: Farmers' Market
Oak Island Farmers and Artisans' Market
At the Oak Island Farmers and Artisans’ Market, discover fresh local produce, homemade jams, cakes and diverse homemade goods ranging from jewelry to rugs and more. The market is open from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Monday behind Town Hall in Oak Island. S...
Middleton Park Extension
Oak Island, NC

Mon 7/22/19 at 8am-1pm
Mon 7/29/19 at 8am-1pm
Mon 8/5/19 at 8am-1pm
Mon 8/12/19 at 8am-1pm
Mon 8/19/19 at 8am-1pm
Special Event: Nature
Owlet Nature Play Dates
Welcome all families! Get reconnected to nature, one another, and witness the wonder of child-led play and self-discovery. Every month will be a new theme and each day will be filled with hands-on experiences, nature hikes, songs and stories, and free play...
Reedy Creek Nature Center & Preserve
Charlotte, NC

Mon 7/22/19 at 10am-11:15am
Mon 7/29/19 at 10am-11:15am
Mon 8/5/19 at 10am-11:15am
Mon 8/12/19 at 10am-11:15am
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Stranger Danger
Join Peaceful Dragon Family Class Instructor Alex for a one hour class on what to do when approached or followed by a stranger! We will be covering how to spot potentially dangerous areas, walking confidently, who to approach for help, how to reach for hel...
York County Library (Lake Wylie Branch)
Lake Wylie, SC

Mon 7/22/19 at 10:30am-11:30am
Special Event: Community Event, Social Event
Summer Cocktail Evenings at The Duke Mansion
Our summer cocktail evenings are back by popular demand. Our wonderful bartenders are waiting to serve you the perfect cocktail to help you beat the summer heat. From delicious wines to fantastic summer sangrias, there is something for everyone. Cockta...
The Duke Mansion
Charlotte, NC

Mon 7/22/19 at 5pm-8pm
Tue 7/23/19 at 5pm-8pm
Wed 7/24/19 at 5pm-8pm
Thu 7/25/19 at 5pm-8pm
Mon 7/29/19 at 5pm-8pm
Special Event: Children, Religious
Vacation Bible School at Aldersgate UMC
Aldersgate UMC, 2115 Celanese Road, invites all children, ages 3 years old through 5th grade, to ROAR, our safari-themed Vacation Bible School, July 22-26. Each evening begins with a snack supper at 5:30 p.m. and concludes at 8 p.m.. Participants will enjo...
Aldersgate United Methodist Church
Rock Hill, SC

Mon 7/22/19 - Fri 7/26/19 at 5:30pm-8pm
Special Event: Community Event, Art Show
A Thousand Words by Vietnam Veterans
The exhibit images—taken by North Carolina soldiers and assembled by Winston-Salem photographer Martin Tucker, focus on the human elements of war, offering visitors the chance to see how the troops themselves chose to remember their time in Southeast Asia....
Mountain Gateway Museum
Old Fort, NC

Tue 7/23/19 at 9am-5pm
Wed 7/24/19 at 9am-5pm
Thu 7/25/19 at 9am-5pm
Fri 7/26/19 at 9am-5pm
Sat 7/27/19 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Seniors
Talk Saves Lives
Suicide is one of the 10 leading causes of death in the United States, and it is preventable. There is no single cause for suicide. Suicide risk increases when several health factors and life stressors converge to create an experience of hopelessness and...
South Iredell Senior Center
Mooresville, NC

Tue 7/23/19 at 9am-10am
Special Event: Nature
Celebrate National Moth Week - at West Branch Nature Preserve
Celebrate National Moth Week by contributing to citizen science! We will venture into the dark and utilize citizen science tools to document as many species as we can. No experience needed at this family friendly event. West Branch Nature Preserve; Meet i...
West Branch Nature Preserve
Davidson, NC

Wed 7/24/19 at 8pm-11pm
Special Event: Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Improve Your Balance, Flexibility & Posture
FREE. Chair stretch and balance class will teach proper stretching techniques while improving flexibility, balance, and strength. Great for beginners to advance level of fitness! The class will be held on Wednesday’s starting June 5th 11:15 am - 12:15 pm....
South Iredell Senior Center
Mooresville, NC

Wed 7/24/19 at 11:15am-12:15pm
Wed 7/31/19 at 11:15am-12:15pm
Special Event: Business, Class/Workshop
Is Starting a Business Right for You? – Presented by SCORE Charlotte
This introductory workshop focuses on the basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. The workshop provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business. ...
SBA - Small Business Administration
Charlotte, NC

Wed 7/24/19 at 12:45pm-3pm
Special Event: Seniors
Powerful Tools for Caregivers
Beginning July 10th learn how to reduce personal stress, make tough caregiving decisions, hold family meetings, handle grief, loss, end of life issues and much more. This 6 week, 90 minute, evidence based course will enhance your skills and knowledge. Pl...
South Iredell Senior Center
Mooresville, NC

Wed 7/24/19 at 9:30am-11am
Wed 7/31/19 at 9:30am-11am
Wed 8/7/19 at 9:30am-11am
Wed 8/14/19 at 9:30am-11am

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