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Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Playgroup Tot Time - Lake Lynn Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Lake Lynn Community Center | 7921 Ray Road, Raleigh 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

  • 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check the website for locations & times!
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Weekly Preschool Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Preschool Storytime!

Playgroup Tot Time - Barwell Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Barwell Road Community Center | 5857 Barwell Park Drive, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

  • 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check the website for locations & times!
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Surprise, Surprise surprise - Jordan Lake

This program is a catch bag of sorts. One of the three Rangers of Poplar Point Campground will give a ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: White Oak Recreation Area on White Oak Beach Rd., Apex, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ncparks.gov
  • Category: Free

Leaps & Bounds + Speech at Gigi's Playhouse

This program focuses on the development of large and small muscle groups. Children will participate in fun and engaging activities ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Gigi's Playhouse | 2887 Jones Franklin Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: gigisplayhouse.org
  • Category: Free

Storytime in the Gallery

Meet a staff member at the information desk and follow your guide to one of the museum galleries. There, you ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of History | 5 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncmuseumofhistory.org
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

  • 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check the website for locations & times!
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Leaps & Bounds at Gigi's Playhouse

This program focuses on the development of large and small muscle groups. Children will participate in fun and engaging activities ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Gigi's Playhouse | 2887 Jones Franklin Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: gigisplayhouse.org
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

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, ...

  • 11:00 am - 7:15 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries | See website for locations and times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Special Olympics Young Athletes - Abbotts Creek Community Center

Special Olympics Young Athletes is a sport and play program for children with and without disabilities that introduces basic sport ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Abbotts Creek Community Center | 9950 Durant Road, Raleigh NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Discover the Park: Walk in the Woods

Take a walk in the woods and discover the animals and plants that call our park home. Help collect data ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Location: Crowder District Park | 4709 Ten-Ten Rd Apex NC
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Becoming a Big Sibling at Grow Eco Baby

Being promoted to a Big Brother or Big Sister is quite the honor, but it also comes with some challenging ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Location: Grow Eco Baby | 502 East Chatham Street Cary, NC
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:45 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

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.

  • 10:30 am
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Free

Meet your Museum Tour - NC Museum of Art

50 minute tours at 12:30 and 2:30. With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:20 am
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of Art | 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Area Wake County Libraries
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

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, ...

  • 11:00 am - 7:15 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries | See website for locations and times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

  • 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check the website for locations & times!
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Monday Morning Movie - Holly Springs

Most Mondays! Call to confirm event and movie. The Holly Springs Cultural Center is excited to bring G and PG ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Holly Springs Cultural Center | 300 West Ballentine Street, Holly Springs, NC 27540
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

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, ...

  • 11:00 am - 7:15 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries | See website for locations and times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

  • 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check the website for locations & times!
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Weekly Toddler Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for Toddler Storytime!

Nature Play Days: Water at Blue Jay!

Parents or grandparents with young children are invited to come to Blue Jay for a monthly thematic Nature Play Day. ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Blue Jay Point County Park | 3200 Pleasant Union Church Road
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Story Time at Klaystation

Come join us for a free story reading. Mr. Fred reads a great story with some funny voices. After the ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:15 am
  • Location: Klaystation | 10511 Shadowlawn Drive #113 Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.klaystation.com
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Playgroup Tot Time - Lake Lynn Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Lake Lynn Community Center | 7921 Ray Road, Raleigh 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

  • 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check the website for locations & times!
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Weekly Preschool Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Preschool Storytime!

Playgroup Tot Time - Barwell Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Barwell Road Community Center | 5857 Barwell Park Drive, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Citizen Science Thursday - Harris Lake County Park

Volunteer your time with our monitoring and citizen science projects! Tasks will vary depending on what needs attention. Tasks may ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Harris Lake County Park | 2112 County Park Drive New Hill, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

  • 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check the website for locations & times!
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Storytime in the Gallery

Meet a staff member at the information desk and follow your guide to one of the museum galleries. There, you ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of History | 5 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncmuseumofhistory.org
  • Category: Free

Playtime in the Park

Let your imagination run wild in Downtown Park! Enjoy giant board games, free-play areas, and special activities for kids of ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Downtown Park | 319 S. Academy Street Cary, NC
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

  • 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check the website for locations & times!
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Free

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, ...

  • 11:00 am - 7:15 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries | See website for locations and times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Special Olympics Young Athletes - Abbotts Creek Community Center

Special Olympics Young Athletes is a sport and play program for children with and without disabilities that introduces basic sport ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Abbotts Creek Community Center | 9950 Durant Road, Raleigh NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:45 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Citizen Science Saturdays at Prairie Ridge

Citizen science is a big part of what we do at Prairie Ridge, so we welcome one and all to ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Ecostation | 1671 Gold Star Drive, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Free

Art in the Park: Build a Scarecrow Day at Yates Mill Pond at Yates Mill Pond

When you think of scarecrows, you might think of the fall season, but they really are needed in summer to ...

  • 3:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park | 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

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.

  • 10:30 am
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Free

Meet your Museum Tour - NC Museum of Art

50 minute tours at 12:30 and 2:30. With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:20 am
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of Art | 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Free

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, ...

  • 11:00 am - 7:15 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries | See website for locations and times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Teen field trip (ages 13-17) to Museum of Life & Science with Gigi's Playhouse

Join us for a Guided Tactile Tour and a Naturalist Program at the NC Museum of Natural Science in downtown ...

  • 9:15 am - 2:30 pm
  • Location: Flour Power | 201 Park at N Hills St #106, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Cost not indicated
  • Website: gigisplayhouse.org
  • Category: Free

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

  • 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check the website for locations & times!
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Monday Morning Movie - Holly Springs

Most Mondays! Call to confirm event and movie. The Holly Springs Cultural Center is excited to bring G and PG ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Holly Springs Cultural Center | 300 West Ballentine Street, Holly Springs, NC 27540
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Citizen Science Adventure Day

Join us for the day for a chance to participate in exciting citizen science projects! We will collect data to ...

  • 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
  • Location: Prairie Ridge | 1671 Gold Star Drive Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Free

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

  • 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check the website for locations & times!
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Weekly Toddler Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for Toddler Storytime!

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free
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