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November 11 - 17

Pecan Pickin' at Historic Oak View County Park

Pecan Pickin' Month begins today! Please be sure to first stop by the Farm History Center to pick up a ...

  • 8:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Oak View County Park, 4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Makin' Music at Moore Square

Makin’ Music is new to the Raleigh area! Families will enjoy clapping and dancing to the lively, award-winning Makin’ Music ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Moore Square Park 226 E Martin St. Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: No cost indicated
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Busker Series at Moore Square

Come to the park and enjoy our busker series of musicians every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Moore Square Park 226 E Martin St. Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Veteran's Day Skate at United Skates

Veteran's Day Skate Party. School is Out...Come down to United Skates for Roller Skating Fun!!!

  • 11:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: United Skates of America Raleigh 2901 Trawick Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
  • Cost: Admission: $5, Skate Rental: $3.50, Rollerblade Rental: $4.50
  • Website: www.unitedskates.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Pecan Pickin' at Historic Oak View County Park

Pecan Pickin' Month begins today! Please be sure to first stop by the Farm History Center to pick up a ...

  • 8:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Oak View County Park, 4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Animal Coverings at Walnut Creek Wetland Center

Bring your budding naturalist to the Walnut Creek Wetland Center for an exciting learning experience. A craft, engaging activity and ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Walnut Creek Wetland Center 950 Peterson Street Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Cost: $2
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Kid's Night at Texas Roadhouse

Round up the lil' Roadies and join us for our Legendary Kid's Night: Free Kid’s Meal* Free Toy* Arts & ...

Chick-Fil-A Kids Night with Mimi in Garner

Celebrate family with Chick-Fil-A's Kids Night with Mimi the clown from 5-7:30pm the 2nd Tuesday of every month on Timber ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Garner 2720 Timber Dr, Garner, North Carolina 27529
  • Cost: Free activities
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Jump for the Children Horse Shows at Gov James B Hunt Horse Complex

The Jump for the Children Horse Show, commonly referred to as the DUKE SHOW, is arguably the largest Hunter/Jumper show ...

Pecan Pickin' at Historic Oak View County Park

Pecan Pickin' Month begins today! Please be sure to first stop by the Farm History Center to pick up a ...

  • 8:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Oak View County Park, 4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Digging Into the Past at Forest Ridge Park

How big were the dinosaurs that roamed the earth? How do we know what we know about dinosaurs? Through activities ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Forest Ridge Park, 2100 Old NC Highway 98 Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: $6
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Storybook Friends at Marbles Kids Museum

Engage in one-on-one play with your preschooler that promotes skill development while having FUN! Each week Marbles will provide opportunities ...

Busker Series at Moore Square

Come to the park and enjoy our busker series of musicians every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Moore Square Park 226 E Martin St. Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Story time at Page 158 Books

Join us for Story time Wednesday at noon & Saturday at 10:30!

Bird Buddies at Wilkerson Nature Preserve

The winter birds are arriving at the nature preserve and they need some buddies! Make paper-tube binoculars and take a ...

RightTime Kids Durant Road Bingo Night

Every Wednesday night we have a special Bingo Night for children of all ages, starting right after dinner. (Don’t worry! ...

  • 5:30 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 10320 Durant Road, Suite 105 Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: $12/hour
  • Website: righttimekids.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Zaxbys Kids Night Fun Holly Springs

Kids Night at Zaxbys. Face painting and balloon twisting with a character free for all the kids provided by The ...

  • 5:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Zaxby's, 101 Grand Hill Pl, Holly Springs, North Carolina 27540
  • Cost: Free activities; food purchased separately
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Raleigh Rockers at Moore Square

Breakdancing demonstrations set to hip-hop music.

  • 6:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Moore Square Park 226 E Martin St. Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Jump for the Children Horse Shows at Gov James B Hunt Horse Complex

The Jump for the Children Horse Show, commonly referred to as the DUKE SHOW, is arguably the largest Hunter/Jumper show ...

Pecan Pickin' at Historic Oak View County Park

Pecan Pickin' Month begins today! Please be sure to first stop by the Farm History Center to pick up a ...

  • 8:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Oak View County Park, 4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

November Play Labs: Birds at Kid Lab

Join us and other families for a Play Lab. It’s one part playdate, one part tot school - a mashup ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Kid Lab 111 E Hargett St, Ste 110, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: $12
  • Website: www.kidlabraleigh.com
  • Category: Family Fun

A Reason to Celebrate (Pickle Day) at Optimist Community Center

Don't leave all the celebrations to the traditional holiday's and parties. There is always a reason to celebrate. Stop by ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Optimist Community Center | 5900 Whittier Drive, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Storybook Friends at Marbles Kids Museum

Engage in one-on-one play with your preschooler that promotes skill development while having FUN! Each week Marbles will provide opportunities ...

SOLD OUT! Moonlight in the Garden at JC Raulston Arboretum

Moonlight in the Garden returns with more lights this November. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits—they're all back. ...

  • 5:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: $10-$20
  • Website: jcra.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

The Raleigh Night Market

Showcasing Raleigh's creativity under the beautiful lights and cobblestone streets of historic City Market. Find locally-made goods and enjoy a ...

Brain Balance's Family Night Out

Is your child struggling with Academic, Social, Emotional and/or Behavioral symptoms that are making daily life a challenge for them ...

  • 6:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Brain Balance Centers, 8204 Tryon Woods Dr. Suite 114, Cary, North Carolina 27518
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Disney Junior Holiday Party! On Tour at DPAC

Kids of all ages and their families are invited to the biggest celebration in town, with special guest Santa Claus! ...

  • 6:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: DPAC 123 Vivian St, Durham, North Carolina 27701
  • Cost: See website for ticket prices
  • Website: disneyjuniortour.com
  • Category: Family Fun

SOLD OUT! Moonlight in the Garden at JC Raulston Arboretum

Moonlight in the Garden returns with more lights this November. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits—they're all back. ...

  • 7:30 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: $10-20
  • Website: jcra.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

Jump for the Children Horse Shows at Gov James B Hunt Horse Complex

The Jump for the Children Horse Show, commonly referred to as the DUKE SHOW, is arguably the largest Hunter/Jumper show ...

Pecan Pickin' at Historic Oak View County Park

Pecan Pickin' Month begins today! Please be sure to first stop by the Farm History Center to pick up a ...

  • 8:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Oak View County Park, 4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Busker Series at Moore Square

Come to the park and enjoy our busker series of musicians every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Moore Square Park 226 E Martin St. Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Sweet Potato Day at State Farmers Market

Free Samples of NC Sweet Potatoes. Free Recipes & Health Information

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: State Farmers Market 1201 Agriculture St., Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Girls & Their Dolls Night Out at Optimist Community Center

Girls and their dolls are invited to come spend the evening with us. We will play games, eat pizza, watch ...

  • 5:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Optimist Community Center | 5900 Whittier Drive, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

SOLD OUT! Moonlight in the Garden at JC Raulston Arboretum

Moonlight in the Garden returns with more lights this November. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits—they're all back. ...

  • 5:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: $10-$20
  • Website: jcra.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

SOLD OUT! Moonlight in the Garden at JC Raulston Arboretum

Moonlight in the Garden returns with more lights this November. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits—they're all back. ...

  • 7:30 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: $10-20
  • Website: jcra.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

Jump for the Children Horse Shows at Gov James B Hunt Horse Complex

The Jump for the Children Horse Show, commonly referred to as the DUKE SHOW, is arguably the largest Hunter/Jumper show ...

Cars & Coffee at Parkside Town Commons

Join us the third Saturday of every month next to the theater! Calling all car enthusiasts! Join us every 3rd ...

  • 8:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Parkside Town Commons 7129 Okelly Chapel Rd, Cary, North Carolina 27519
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Pecan Pickin' at Historic Oak View County Park

Pecan Pickin' Month begins today! Please be sure to first stop by the Farm History Center to pick up a ...

  • 8:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Oak View County Park, 4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Raleigh Redhawks Youth And Men's Rugby at Baileywick Park

Free Touch (All ages) Every Saturday morning (weather permitting) ​at Baileywick Park (Six forks)

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Baileywick Road Park 9501 Baileywick Rd Second Shelter Field Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: redhawksrugby.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Turkey Cupcakes at Taste Buds Kitchen

Gobble, gobble, gobble…let’s eat! Join us for a special culinary adventure as we learn how to make an oh-so-delicious chocolate ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Taste Buds Kitchen, 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive Apex, North Carolina, 27502
  • Cost: $29 per child with one caregiver included.
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Antique Car Show at Chick-fil-A Capital Crossing

Join us for an Antique Car Show hosted by the Triangle Chapter of Antique Club of America on November 16th ...

  • 9:30 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Capital Crossing, 4621 Capital Blvd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Park It in the Market Mini Food Truck Rodeo at Holly Springs Farmers Market

It's going to be a BIG DAY at the Cultural Center! Along with the Holly Springs Book Festival, the Holly ...

  • 9:30 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Holly Springs Farmers Market 300 W. Ballentine St., Holly Springs, North Carolina 27540
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Gobblequest at E. Carroll Joyner Park

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is inviting local families to participate in the second annual ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: E. Carroll Joyner Park 701 Harris Rd, Wake Forest, North Carolina 27587
  • Cost: $5 per child
  • Website: www.wakeforestnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Holly Springs Book Festival

The 2019 Holly Springs Book Festival will feature approximately two dozen adult and children's authors representing a wide range of ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Holly Springs Cultural Center 300 W Ballentine St, Holly Springs, North Carolina 27540
  • Cost: No cost indicated
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

In the Farm's Kitchen at Historic Oak View County Park

Learn about cooking and chores inside Oak View’s plank kitchen before the farm had electricity. Includes a make-and-take craft and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Historic Oak View County Park 4028 Carya Dr, Raleigh, North Carolina 27610
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: apm.activecommunities.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Morning Matinee Skate at Jelly Beans Cary

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

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Jellybeans Super Skate Center of Cary | 1120 Buck Jones Rd. Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: $6 admission (afternoon pricing applies after 11:30am) $1 skate rental (quad, inline or speed)
  • Website: www.skatejellybeans.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Planters Walk Christmas Market

Join us for a spectacular Christmas Market featuring dozens of indoor and outdoor vendors to fulfill all your holiday shopping ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Planters Walk Community Knightdale NC 901 Lynnwood Dr, Knightdale, North Carolina 27545
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Bird Buddies at Wilkerson Nature Preserve

The winter birds are arriving at the nature preserve and they need some buddies! Make paper-tube binoculars and take a ...

Preschool Art Playgroup at Craft Habit

Join us for a fun art playgroup! Children and their caregivers will spend an hour with local art educator Nicole ...

Square Roots History Tour at Moore Square

Join us for a journey through time and discover the rich history of Moore Square! Tours include an outdoor walking ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Moore Square Park 226 E Martin St. Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

One Year Anniversary Party at Emerald Family Dentistry

We are celebrating our one year anniversary on November 16th from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. We will be throwing ...

  • 12:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Emerald Family Dentistry. Dr. Marisa Napoli 941 Gateway Commons Cir, Suite 109, Wake Forest, NC
  • Cost: Free; Canned goods appreciated
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

WinterFest 2019 at Belk

Join us for WinterFest as we celebrate Frozen 2, enjoy cool treats and meet Santa!

  • 12:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Belk, 7500 Wake Forest Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27616
  • Cost: No cost listed
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

*RESCHEDULED for 11/17 Lighting of the Tree at Lafayette Village

Ready to kick off that Holiday Spirit? We are on during our spectacular Tree Lighting ceremony in North Raleigh’s Lafayette ...

  • 3:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Lafayette Village Raleigh 8450 Honeycutt Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wild Walkers at Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

Join us for a guided twilight walk at Horseshoe Farm, and enjoy the opportunity to stay in the meadow later ...

  • 4:30 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 2900 Horseshoe Farm Road Raleigh, NC 27587
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Creative Crafts throughout the Holidays at Hill Street Community Center

Join the fun at Hill Street for crafts throughout the year! We will create fun holiday themed crafts to show ...

  • 5:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Hill Street Community Center 2307 Hill Street Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Santa’s Wonderland debuts at Cabela’s featuring FREE photos with Santa

Santa’s Wonderland is the ultimate free family Christmas event returning to Cabela’s this holiday season. Raleigh-Durham-area families are invited to ...

  • 5:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Cabela's 201 Cabela Drive Garner, NC 27529
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.cabelas.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Santa’s Wonderland returns to Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa

Santa’s Wonderland is the ultimate free family Christmas event. The magic returns to Bass Pro Shops and Raleigh-Durham-area families are ...

  • 5:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops 801 Bass Pro Lane Cary, NC 27513
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.basspro.com
  • Category: Family Fun

SOLD OUT! Moonlight in the Garden at JC Raulston Arboretum

Moonlight in the Garden returns with more lights this November. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits—they're all back. ...

  • 5:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: $10-$20
  • Website: jcra.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Family Fun
  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Jellybeans Super Skate Center of Cary | 1120 Buck Jones Rd. Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: $10 admission, $1 skate rental (quad, inline or speed)
  • Website: www.skatejellybeans.com
  • Category: Family Fun

SOLD OUT! Moonlight in the Garden at JC Raulston Arboretum

Moonlight in the Garden returns with more lights this November. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits—they're all back. ...

  • 7:30 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: $10-20
  • Website: jcra.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

Jump for the Children Horse Shows at Gov James B Hunt Horse Complex

The Jump for the Children Horse Show, commonly referred to as the DUKE SHOW, is arguably the largest Hunter/Jumper show ...

Santa’s Wonderland debuts at Cabela’s featuring FREE photos with Santa

Santa’s Wonderland is the ultimate free family Christmas event returning to Cabela’s this holiday season. Raleigh-Durham-area families are invited to ...

Santa’s Wonderland returns to Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa

Santa’s Wonderland is the ultimate free family Christmas event. The magic returns to Bass Pro Shops and Raleigh-Durham-area families are ...

Stories on Sunday at Quail Ridge Books

Join our children's booksellers as they read their favorite picture books. We'll explore faraway places and visit cozy, comfortable spots. ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Quail Ridge Books 4209 Lassiter Mill Road Suite 100, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Pecan Pickin' at Historic Oak View County Park

Pecan Pickin' Month begins today! Please be sure to first stop by the Farm History Center to pick up a ...

  • 1:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Oak View County Park, 4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Nutcracker Tea Party at Graceful Expressions Dance Education

Fantastic fun for all ages! A short narrated performance of the Nutcracker combined with sweet treats -- a perfect family ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Graceful Expressions Dance Education 312 W Chatham St Ste 103, Cary, North Carolina 27511
  • Cost: $24 for adults, $20 for kids or $50 for a donor ticket
  • Website: www.gracefuldance.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Reading Room at Moore Square

It's so much MOORE than books! The Moore Square Reading room offers books to borrow and read while in the ...

  • 2:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Moore Square Park 226 E Martin St. Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Super Scavengers Apex

Scavengers are part of nature’s clean-up crew and provide a valuable service to the environment. Learn about different types of ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Rd., Apex, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Turkey Time! at Durant Nature Preserve

This time of year, turkeys are on everyone's mind! Join us to learn more about North Carolina's beautiful wild turkeys. ...

Lighting of the Tree at Lafayette Village

Due to the weather forecast for tomorrow we have made an executive decision to move Lighting of the Tree to ...

  • 4:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Lafayette Village Raleigh 8450 Honeycutt Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sunday Family Night at Sky Zone Raleigh

Family Night: includes 4 (60 minute jumps) with one large 1 topping pizza and 1 pitcher of your choice of ...

  • 4:00 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Sky Zone Raleigh | 2101 Westinghouse Blvd., Raleigh NC 27604
  • Cost: $50
  • Website: www.skyzone.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Nutcracker Tea Party at Graceful Expressions Dance Education

Fantastic fun for all ages! A short narrated performance of the Nutcracker combined with sweet treats -- a perfect family ...

  • 4:30 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: Graceful Expressions Dance Education 312 W Chatham St Ste 103, Cary, North Carolina 27511
  • Cost: $24 for adults, $20 for kids or $50 for a donor ticket
  • Website: www.gracefuldance.com
  • Category: Family Fun
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