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*** PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DATES ON THE NEWSLETTER SENT 1.5 ARE INCORRECT - the 95th North State Toy & Hobby Show is JAN 20-21***

Antique to modern collectible toys, including diecast and plastic models, Star Wars, Hot Wheels, Yu-gi-oh, Lord of Rings, Sci-Fi toys, ...

  • 9:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds Scott Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $5 daily - Weekend pass $7. Ages 15 and Under admitted Free
  • Website: www.insidepitchpromotions.com
  • Category: Family Fun

DogGoneFast Flyball Club Flyball Tournament

Flyball dog racing! Come out and watch the flyball dogs! Flyball is a fast-paced family-oriented dog sport that has become ...

Taste Buds Kitchen: Snow Princess Cupcakes Workshop (Ages 5-8y w/Caregiver)

Do you want to build a snowman? Or at least a Snow Princess Cupcake?! Come dazzle your way through the ...

Art Buzz Kids: Chameleon - Wine and Design Apex

Great for ALL ages, sign up to paint with us - Art Buzz Kids style! No artistic talent needed, just ...

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: Wine & Design | 5452 Apex Peakway, Apex NC 27502
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: wineanddesign.com
  • Category: Classes

Art at the Farm at Historic Oak View Park

Join us at Oak View for one of our "Art at the Farm" acrylic painting programs for kids, and then ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Oak View County Park | 4028 Carya Dr., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: No cost indicated
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Art, Dance and Sing!

Make a craft and sing favorite songs. Ages 11 and older. Register online. Choose course #111599.

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Page-Walker Arts & History Center | 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary NC 27513
  • Cost: $9 (R), $12 (NR)
  • Website: classweb.townofcary.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Connect & Create at Artspace: Expressive Bookmaking

Learn how to express yourself with color, pattern and imagery as you make your own book! All ages and skill ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: artspace | 201 E. Davie St., Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: $10 members / $15 non-members
  • Website: artspacenc.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Family Fun Saturday: Foil Embossing - NC Museum of Art

Gallery tour plus studio workshops for families. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover. Please ...

Frozen Over

Back by popular demand! We're bringing winter fun inside with Frozen Over! Bring your sense of adventure and explore our ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Life + Science | 433 W. Murray Avenue, Durham NC 27704
  • Cost: Free with Admission
  • Website: www.lifeandscience.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Kids Club® Pony Bead Snowflakes

They craft, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project and take home a finished masterpiece. Sign ...

Morning Matinee Skate (Ages 10 and younger) - Jellybeans (Cary)

This session is geared toward the younger skater or those new to skating. Session limited to children 10 yrs old ...

Nature Nuts: (Ages 3-5 with Caregiver) Coyotes

You and your preschooler will go nutty for nature as children satisfy some of their curiosity about the world around ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: Resident $10.00 - Non-Resident $13.00
  • Website: townofcary.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Ready, Set, Registry Event

You can create or update your registry with personalized help, learn about the newest must-haves, meet & mingle with other ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Babies R Us | 7810 POYNER POND CIRCLE RALEIGH NC 27616
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.toysrus.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Zaniac One Year Anniversary Party and Open House

Celebrate Zaniac's first year in business by attending an open house event with free course demos, hands-on activities, a scavenger ...

ABC Craft and Learn: A Kindergarten Readiness Program

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in an interactive program with an alphabet craft to nurture ...

Family Storytime at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

Storytime for All Ages - Page 158 Books

On Wednesdays at noon and Saturdays at 10:30 am we have a free Storytime for all ages. For more information, ...

SuperFun Saturday - Apex

Ages 4-12. Join us for “super” fun with free arts & crafts for children 1st & 3rd Saturday of the ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: The Halle Cultural Arts Center | 237 N. Salem Street Apex, NC 27502
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.thehalle.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Weekend Family-Friendly Tour - NC Museum of Art

Discover art from other places and times. Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Changing themes.

Wildlife in Winter (Ages 3-5) - Annie Louise Wilkerson Nature Preserve

What do wild animals do in winter? Let's pretend to be animals that hibernate, migrate and stay warm in the ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Annie Louise Wilkerson, MD Nature Preserve Park | 5229 Awls Haven Drive Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: $3
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

K-2nd, 3rd-5th, K-5th Adventures/Super Specials - Wake County Libraries

K-5th grade kids read, create, discover and explore through books, activities and more! The availability of these programs vary daily, ...

See Spot Read - Wake County Libraries

Dogs are patient, attentive, non-judgmental-​-AND they love to be read to! We invite beginning readers to come and practice their ...

Weekly Children's Storytime - Brier Creek Barnes & Noble

Join us every Saturday at 11 am for Children's Storytime!

Weekly Children's Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Preschool Storytime!

Weekly Children's Storytime - Crabtree Mall Barnes & Noble

Join us every Saturday at 11:00 for Storytime followed by a special craft.

Weekly Children's Storytime - Triangle Town Center Barnes & Noble

Join us every Friday at 11 am for Childrens Storytime!

Ready, Set, School Community Playdate - Wake County Libraries

Join Marbles Kids Museum at the library for family play to support kids ages 3-5 in getting ready for school. ...

Hello Kitty Skate at United Skates!

Bring your friends and family and meet Hello Kitty!

  • 12:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: United Skates Raleigh | 2901 Trawick Road, Raleigh NC 27604
  • Cost: $7.50 admission and $3.50 skate rental
  • Website: www.unitedskates.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Bird Box Birding (All Ages)

Experience nature in a whole new way as you and your family listen to and become a part of tales ...

  • 12:30 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: R Family $18.00 - NR $24.00
  • Website: townofcary.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

TinkerTech Family Workshop: Thermal Reactions–Explore the Science of Thermodynamics!

Tinkerers of all ages and abilities will love these hands-on workshops! Once a month join our team of expert educators ...

  • 1:00 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Life + Science | 433 W. Murray Ave., Durham NC 27704
  • Cost: $25 per person (does not include cost of admission)
  • Website: www.lifeandscience.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Young Athletes Program with Special Olympics at Gigi's Playhouse

Special Olympics Young Athletes is a sport and play program for children with and without intellectual disabilities (ID), ages 2 ...

Critters of the Beaver Creek Wetland - American Tobacco Trail

The beautiful Beaver Creek wetland is home to many different kinds of animals. Learn about the importance of this ecosystem ...

  • 1:30 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: American Tobacco Trail | 1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Road, Apex NC 27502
  • Cost: $1/General Public
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Meet the Animals

From alligators to opossums, come face-to-face with a new live animal each week. This free program is open to all ...

  • 1:30 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Whiteville: Meet Me at the Museum Saturday Explorations

Family-friendly hands-on science programs, on the third Saturday of every month.

Animal Adaptations at Falls Lake State Recreation Area

Why do some animals have pointy teeth, while others have flat ones? Does it matter if an animal has fur, ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: Falls Lake State Recreation Area | 13304 Creedmoor Rd Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.ncparks.gov
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Experience romance the old fashioned way with, LOVE LETTERS. A unique and imaginative piece that explores the many forms of ...

Pamper Party With Friends

Girls ages 11 and older enjoy a manicure and pedicure, makeup application or face painting, and a tiara-making station. Punch ...

WAKE Up and Read Book Drive Kick Off

Join us for a fun afternoon celebrating literacy and launching our 2018 WAKE Up and Read Book Drive! Help us ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:30 pm 
  • Location: Quail Ridge Books | 4209-100 Lassiter Mill Rd., Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Winter Surprises! at Jordan Lake

Come on out and Join a Park Ranger at the Bald Eagle Observation Deck. Learn about the bald eagles of ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Jordan Lake State Recreation Area | 280 State Park Road Apex NC 27523
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ncparks.gov
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Whoo´s Awake? (Ages 6+) - Durant Nature Preserve

The owls are awake! In the fall and winter, owls are actively calling to claim their territory. We'll set out ...

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Experience romance the old fashioned way with, LOVE LETTERS. A unique and imaginative piece that explores the many forms of ...

The Music of the Rolling Stones - North Carolina Symphony

Join us for an evening celebrating one of the most iconic rock groups in history. A masterful combination of symphonic ...

Club Gravity (Teens 13+) at DefyGravity Raleigh!

Every Friday and Saturday Night from 9pm to 11pm. Exclusive to those 13 and older. Lasers, Club Lights, Black Lights, ...

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