Greensboro - Greensboro, NC


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Greensboro

Friendly Center
3102 Northline Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27408
336-854-4200

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Sun 10-10
Mon-Thu 9-10
Fri&Sat 9-11

 

48 Upcoming events at Greensboro - Greensboro, NC

March 2017

Friday

24

John Ronald's Dragons: The Story of J.R.R. Tolkien

Author Event, Children's Event
Friday March 24, 2017 7:00 PM Local author Caroline McAlister joins us with her new book. A teacher at Guilford College she takes students to Oxford College to study fantasy in the world that Tolkien lived in. J.R.R. Tolkien was a boy who dreamed of dragons, especially when sad or alone. His childhood was filled with sadness, but in adulthood he finally finds his dragon in his creation of Middle Earth and The Hobbit.

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Family Game Night: Unplug and Engage

Game Night
Friday March 24, 2017 7:00 PM Join us for Family Game Night. Board and card games are experiencing a huge comeback as more families and friends search for activities to do together, where they can unplug and have conversation. Come join us to learn how to play some of the new games and many of the classics.

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Saturday

25

Create Your Own Little Golden Book Storytime

Storytime, Children's Event (Childrens)
Saturday March 25, 2017 11:00 AM In celebration of the 75th anniversary of Little Golden Book, join us to create your very own Little Golden Book to take home. We will read classic Little Golden Book titles such as The Monster at the End of This Book (Sesame Street Series).

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Tuesday

28

Tuesday's Toddler Storytime: Pig the Pug

Storytime
Tuesday March 28, 2017 11:00 AM Pig was a pug that is greedy and selfish. He won't share his toys with the wiener dog Trevor. No matter what Trevor tried, Pig refused to share. Join us to read this hilarious book that teaches the value of sharing, a hard lesson for pugs and toddlers to learn.

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Wednesday

29

Little Ree

Ree Drummond
Author Event (Other)
Wednesday March 29, 2017 6:00 PM Meet Ree Drummond signing her new picture book Little Ree. Ree remembers the time when she moved from the city to the country and how out of sorts she felt. Through the eyes of a little girl named Ree we experience first hand her adapting to a new world.

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April 2017

Saturday

01

Celebration of Beauty and the Beast

Special Event, Children's Event, Storytime (Childrens)
Saturday April 01, 2017 11:00 AM Join us as we celebrate the release of the new Beauty and the Beast movie. In addition to a special Storytime, kids of all ages are invited to sing favorite songs from the movie soundtrack and participate in other fun activities. Attendees will receive a mini-poster and bookmark, while supplies last.

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Monday

03

Educator Reception

Special Event, Educator Event (Education)
Monday April 03, 2017 4:00 PM Pre-K through 12 educators join us for deeper discounts, events, tech product demonstrations, giveaways and more. Also, enter for a chance to win a $1,000 Barnes & Noble gift card. We will be displaying and playing with tech tools for your classroom. Join us to learn how they fit in your curriculum.

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My Favorite Teacher Essay Awards Ceremony

Educator Event
Monday April 03, 2017 5:00 PM The top three winners of our My Favorite Teacher Essay contest will read their essay and receive an award. Please join us in supporting these amazing young students and the teachers that have made a difference in their lives.

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Tuesday

04

Tuesday's Toddler Storytime: A Perfect Day

Storytime
Tuesday April 04, 2017 11:00 AM Bring your your child to our Tuesday morning Storytime. It is a Storytime planned for young children with short attention spans. Warm sun, cool water and a full bird feeder, what more could the animals in Bert's backyard need to make it a perfect day? But when a black bear wanders into the yard the perfect day is changed.

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It's Simply Tuesday: An Adult Coloring Book

Author Event, Author Signing
Tuesday April 04, 2017 7:00 PM In this day of hustle and bustle, adult coloring books have offered a different way to quiet oneself. Emily Freeman, Christian writer and blogger joins us with her new coloring book that helps you to find the small and sacred moments.

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