Calendar

Summer Camps at Fountain of Life Preschool offers weekly summer camps in July. Camps are Tuesday – Thursday from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. There is no deadline to register. For more information, including prices and registration forms, visit: https://cometothefountain.com/preschool-summer-camp/ or call: 336-993-4447.

Power Up: VBS will be held at Kernersville Wesleyan Church from July 16 – 18, 6 – 8 p.m. nightly with dinner served at 5 p.m. before the VBS. To register, visit the church’s Facebook page or www.kwclife.info.

Kid’s Day at the Kernersville Museum will be held on July 16 from 9 – 10 a.m. Come to the Museum or a hands-on learning experience. Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden will do a hands-on growing project for kids. The event is a free activity for kids and is recommended for children ages 4 – 12. For more information, call 336-497-4869.

STEAM for Teens: Museum of Anthropology will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, July 16 at 4 p.m. Monthly STEAM program for grades 6 to 12. This month, we welcome Tina Smith of the Museum of Anthropology who will present a program about Native American astronomy and culture. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.

Paint and Sparkle will be held at the Senior Center on Tuesday, July 16 at 1 p.m. Paint and Sparkle gives individuals an opportunity to be creative and expressive painting on a small canvas while all while sipping sparkling juice. This class is free and all materials are provided. RSVP required. Call 336-992-0591. The Senior Center is located at 130 East Mountain Street.

Yarn for Everyone will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, July 16 at 10 a.m. All skill levels welcome for this knitting & crocheting group. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.

Lunch Time French: Free Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, July 16 from 1 – 2 p.m. Learn to speak French with Evelyn Frye, an experienced language instructor. Students will also learn about French culture which will help prepare them to speak French with confidence. Free class for adults. Every Tuesday at 1 p.m. Ongoing class. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Free Yoga Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, July 17 at 6 p.m. One-hour yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kusher. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students, call the library to register. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Spanish Language: Free Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, July 17 from 6 – 7 p.m. Spanish class for adults is being held every Wednesday at the Walkertown Library. Advanced students meet at 6 p.m., beginners at 7 p.m. Susan Moretz, an experienced ESL and Spanish instructor, is leading the class. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

3D Printer Demonstration will be held at the Kernersville Library on Wednesday, July 17 at 4 p.m. Learn how to use the new 3D printer. Registration required. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.

Science: Slime Workshop will be held on Wednesday, July 17 at 3 p.m. at the Walkertown Library. Tweens and teens can explore the “S” in STEAM (Science) by creating slime. Attendees will learn how to read recipes, measure and mix, and experiment with trial and error. For kids ages 10 – 17. The library is located at 2969 Main St. in Walkertown. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

‘ROAR! Life is wild but God is good!’ will be held at St. Paul United Methodist Church, located at 3898 Kernersville Road, from Wednesday, July 17 – Friday, July 19, starting with dinner at 5:45 p.m. followed by classes for children, teens and adults at 6:30 p.m. and ending at 8 p.m. Come fellowship while learning about how to deal with life’s toughest moments with God’s love. On Friday, during the last night of VBS, there will be a special celebration with food, special activities and lots of exciting fun. If interested in taking part in the VBS, register by contacting Lakeia Jones-Baldwin at Keiajones83@gmail.com or call the church at 336-999-8192, call Rev. Oscar Pilson at 336-345-7322, or stop by the church, located at 3898 Kernersville Road.

Who’s Got Games for Adults will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, July 18 from 2 – 5 p.m. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivial Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and more. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Free Ongoing Tai Chi Class with Mark Fleming will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, July 19 at 10 a.m. Tai Chi is a low impact exercise that has many benefits, including decreased stress and improved flexibility. This class is sponsored by Friends of the Walkertown Library. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Movies in the Park at Harmon Park featuring The Lego Movie: The Second Park will be held on Friday, July 19 at dusk. The event is free.

New Business Development Update will be held at the Senior Center on Thursday, July 18 at 10 a.m. Make plans to join Mike Horney, development service manager for the Town of Kernersville, to learn about new businesses and housing developments coming soon to Kernersville. RSVP required. Call 336-992-0591. The Senior Center is located at 130 East Mountain Street.

50th Anniversary of The Epic Journey of Apollo 11 presentation will be held at the Senior Center on Friday, July 19 at 2 p.m. Many people remember the moving words: “…one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind” on July 20, 1969. Join us as we commemorate the anniversary journey of the Apollo 11 landing on the moon. Mike Lucas, retired airline pilot and volunteer for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, will provide a presentation with still pictures and video clips of the launch vehicles, spacecraft, and the Apollo 11 story. Q&A following the presentation. RSVP required. Call 336-992-0591. The Senior Center is located at 130 East Mountain Street.

Block Party at Kernersville Wesleyan Church will be held on Friday, July 19 from 5 – 8 p.m. The event will include inflatables, face painting and music. The event is free and open to the community. The church is located at 930 N. Main St. For more information, visit www.kwclife.com.

Galaxy Crafternoon will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, July 19 at 4 p.m. Get crafty with these galactic crafts. For ages 5 to 11. Registration is required. The Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.

Kernersville Christmas in July will be held at Körner’s Folly on Saturday, July 20 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Local craft vendors will set up on the lawn to showcase and sell their handmade creations. Shop with the vendors and stay for a tour of the historic house. Kernersville Christmas In July is free to attend. Regular Admission applies to tours of Körner’s Folly. Adults: $10; Children (ages 6-18) $6; Children Under 6 free. Tickets to tour the house will be available the day of the event. For vendor information, email: AMGiftBaskets1@gmail.com. No food or beverages are permitted inside Körner’s Folly, historic house museum. Only registered service animals are allowed on the grounds of Körner’s Folly. Overflow parking is available in the grass lot located at 407 South Main Street, just north of the Körner’s Folly gravel parking lot; look for parking signs.

Patriot Rover Ride for the Fallen will be held at Smokin’ Harley-Davidson on Saturday, July 20 at 10 a.m. Patriot Rovers provides a lifeline of support, through providing training psychiatric service dogs to veterans who return home with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and/or Traumatic Brain Injuries.

Special presentation on July 21 at 11 a.m. The community is invited to hear a presentation from Grant and Jenna Hodgins with Transworld Radio at Union Cross Baptist Church, located at 4250 High Point Road. Grant and Jenna Hodgins serve on the island of Guam. Grant serves as station manager at KTWR, from which Christian programming is broadcast in 24 languages to the continent of Asia, as well as Micronesia, parts of Australia, and the Middle East. Grant’s work includes leading a staff of engineers, mechanics, and IT professionals, as well as training new staff, coordinating with co-workers throughout Asia, and developing relationships between TWR and the Guam community. Jenna serves in several capacities at their local church and in the community, while also homeschooling their two children, Matthew and Rachel.

Youth Program will be held at Jehovah Shammah Ministries, located at 403 Nelson St., on July 21 at 3 p.m. For more information, 336-547-0251.

Moon Landing Presentation will be held at the Kernersville Library on Monday, July 22 at 6 p.m. NASA Ambassador Mike Lucas will speak about the epic Apollo 11 mission. The Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.

Technology: Ozobot Workshop will be held on Monday, July 22 at 3 p.m. at the Walkertown Library. Explore the “T” in STEAM (Technology) by learning the basics of coding with Ozobots. Learn how to operate Ozobot, how Ozobot senses its environment and moves in it, and how to tell Ozobot what to do using Color Codes. For kids ages 6 – 11. The library is located at 2969 Main St. in Walkertown. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body will be held at the Senior Center on Monday, July 22 at 10:00 a.m. Meet staff from the Alzheimer’s Association as they discuss lifestyle habits that can be adopted at any age to help maintain or even potentially improve our health. These habits may also help to keep our brains healthy as we age and possibly delay the onset of cognitive decline. RSVP required. Call 336-992-0591. The Senior Center is located at 130 East Mountain Street.

Transportation Options presentation will be held at the Senior Center on Tuesday, July 23 at 2 p.m. Brooke Kochanski with the Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation (PART) and a representative from Winston-Salem Transit Authority (WSTA) Trans Aid will teach attendees about the transportation options PART has to offer connecting Kernersville with Winston-Salem, Greensboro, and beyond with the Route 17 Kernersville Express. Information will be shared about Trans-aid services as well as other ways to get around Kernersville. RSVP required. Call 336-992-0591. The Senior Center is located at 130 East Mountain Street.

Kernersville Multiple Sclerosis Self Help Group Meeting with Special Guest Jessica Thomas will be held on Tuesday, July 23 at 6:15 p.m. in the parlor of Main Street United Methodist Church, located at 306 S. Main St. Thomas, LCSW, obtained her BSW from Appalachian State University and her MSW from UNC-CH. Thomas always wanted to be a social worker. She started her career in the field of child welfare and international adoption. Thomas brings more than a decade of experience as a clinical social worker in the neurology field in several different capacities. Thomas’ professional passion has been to empower patients to explore, find and embrace their own definition of “what matters most” while living with chronic, progressive or terminal illness. Thomas is the Parkinson’s clinic social worker at LeBauer Neurology where she helps patients and caregivers in the clinic as well as building programs and facilitating support groups for the Parkinson’s community. In addition to her professional experience, Thomas has personal experience with living with a chronic illness.

Kid’s Day at the Kernersville Museum will be held on July 23 from 9 – 10 a.m. Local artist Jennifer Manuel will be on hand to create a historic craft with kids. The event is a fun, and free activity for kids and is recommended for children ages 4 – 12. For more information, call 336-497-4869.

Feature Film Night will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, July 23 at 5:30 p.m. The Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.

Makerspace Sewing will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, July 23 at 6 p.m. Come work on your sewing machine project. This session will be self-guided. To register, call 336-703-2930. The Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.

The Neon Carnival will be held at the Kernersville Community Recreation Center, located at 125 E. Bodenhamer St., on Tuesday, July 23 from 6 – 8 p.m. The event is free for all ages and will include double shot basketball, archery, alien pinball, leaping lizard mallet game, and skeetball. There will also be a chance to win prizes. For more information, visit www.kvparks.com.

Lunch Time French: Free Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, July 23 from 1 – 2 p.m. Learn to speak French with Evelyn Frye, an experienced language instructor. Students will also learn about French culture which will help prepare them to speak French with confidence. Free class for adults. Every Tuesday at 1 p.m. Ongoing class. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Spanish Language: Free Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, July 24 from 6 – 7 p.m. Spanish class for adults every Wednesday at the Walkertown Branch Library. Advanced students meet at 6 p.m., Beginners at 7 p.m. Susan Moretz, an experienced ESL and Spanish instructor, is leading the class. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Epic Journey of Apollo 11 on Wednesday, July 24 at 3 p.m. at the Walkertown Library.
Take a brief look at the projects that set the stage for Apollo, the program that would land humans on the Moon. For ages 10 – 17. The library is located at 2969 Main St. in Walkertown. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Who’s Got Games for Adults will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, July 25 from 2 – 5 p.m. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Free Yoga Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, July 25 at 3:30 p.m. Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students, call the library to register. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Matinee Movie will be held at the Kernersville Library on Thursday, July 25 at 2:30 p.m. The Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.

Balloonstravaganza will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, July 26 at 3 p.m. Come and see everyone’s favorite balloon twister. For all ages. The library is located at 2969 Main St. in Walkertown. For more information, call 336-703-2990.

Kernersville Writers Group will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, July 26 at 3 p.m. This session will have a nonfiction focus, though all writers are welcome to provide feedback and learn new tips. The Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.

Summer Reading Finale: Mad Science will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, July 26 at 10 a.m. See how exciting science can be in this show full of mad experiments. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.

Sunflower Maze event will be held at Dogwood Farms, located at 8096 Belews Creek Rd., on July 27 at 9 a.m. Local vendors of all kinds, decor, boutiques and all locally made products. The field will be open to the public, including schools, families and photographers. If you are a vendor interested in a booth, email dogwoodfarmsbelewscreek@yahoo.com.The event is subject to change. For more and updated information, visit www.instagram.com/Dogwoodfarmsbelewscreek.

Gospel Feast in the Park, sponsored by Jehovah Shammah Ministries, will be held at Harmon Park, located at 152 S. Main St., on July 27 from 12 – 3 p.m. For more information, 336-547-0251.

Hidden Spaces, hosted by the Kernersville Museum, will be held on July 27 from 6 – 8 p.m. The tour will start at the museum and include the Harmon Office, currently home to the Kernersville Little Theatre Office, the Morris House on Cherry Street and The Factory building on North Main Street. The tour will finish at Kernersville Brewing Company where we will be a raffle for a carved bear. This will be a self-guided tour. Pick up your tour packets at the museum that will guide you to each of the different locations. There will be a docent stationed at each stop to share the history of the space as well as to answer any questions you may have. Tickets are $12. Tickets will be available both online and at the museum. To enter the raffle for the bear, carved by Mountain Mike, raffle tickets are an additional $5. This is a fundraiser for the Kernersville Museum, all proceeds go directly to the Kernersville Museum Foundation.

Sound of Soul will meet on Saturday, July 27 at Fourth of July Park, Shelter #2 starting at 11 am. The free event will feature the singing of an ancient love song called HU for 20 minutes, followed by a discussion where you can share or ask questions (11 am – 12 noon). Following the discussion will be a potluck picnic (1 – 2 p.m.). The park, located at 702 West Mountain Street, has paved trails for walking as well as a playground for children. Bring a side dish to share. For more information about the event, call Sarah Elizabeth Pyle at 336-263-2359 or sepyle777@aol.com. For more information about The Sound of Soul and HU, visit TheSoundofSoul.com.

The Five Love Languages for Caregivers will be held at the Senior Center on Monday, July 29 at 10:00 a.m. Discerning the primary love language of another and communicating that language allows love and concern to be shown most fluently. In this author-endorsed interactive workshop based on principles from “The Five Love Languages” by Dr. Gary Chapman, participants will learn their own love languages. Participants will also learn ways the principles from this book can be utilized to improve communication in any setting. RSVP required. Call 336-992-0591. The Senior Center is located at 130 East Mountain Street.

Kid’s Day at the Kernersville Museum will be held on July 30 from 9 – 10 a.m. KidsCreate will be at the Kernersville Museum. Founder Avery Anne Herman will lead a creative project that kids will enjoy. The event is a fun, and free activity for kids and is recommended for children ages 4 – 12. For more information, call 336-497-4869.

Hump Day Mountain Bike Ride will be held on Wednesday, July 31 and held on the last Wednesday of the month through October at 6 p.m. at the Kernersville Mountain Bike Park, located at 567 Smith Edwards Road in Kernersville. All skill levels are welcome. No drop casual rides. Have fun. Ride bikes. Meet at Kernersville Brewing Company afterward.

Kernersville Elementary School (KES) kindergarten registration
If you have a rising kindergarten student who will turn 5 on or before August 31, 2019 and are residential to Kernersville Elementary School, bring current proof of address, birth certificate and vaccination records for your student to KES between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and complete an enrollment packet to get them registered to start school in the fall. If you have questions concerning kindergarten registration, call the school at 336-703-4100.

Co-Parenting for Healthy Children, sponsored by The Parenting PATH formerly Exchange/SCAN, will be held on August 3 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Co-Parenting for Healthy Children is an evidence base comprehensive course for parents to deal with the challenges of separation. Topics include: Making a plan for shared parenting, reducing co-parenting conflict, parenting skills to reduce risk and handling stress and building a support network. The Parenting PATH is located at 500 W. Northwest Blvd. in Winston-Salem.

Kernersville Beer & Hymns will be held on Sunday, August 4 from 5 – 7 p.m. at Gypsy Road Brewing Company featuring Martha Bassett. For more information, visit “kernersville beer and hymns” on Facebook.

National Night Out hosted by the Kernersville Police Department will be held on Tuesday, August 6 from 6 – 9:15 p.m. at Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex, located at 788 Beeson Rd, featuring The Next Level Band and fireworks, which will begin at approximately 9 p.m. The event is for all ages and free to the community. Parking is available at the complex and food trucks and concessions will be available for purchase. Bring a chair or blanks.

Living with Chronic Conditions Interest Meeting and workshop will be held at the Senior Center on Tuesday, August 6 at 1:00 p.m. Attend an interest meeting regarding living with chronic conditions. If enough people are interested, 6 weekly 2.5 hour workshops will begin: Tuesdays, August 20 – September 24 at 1:00 – 3:30 pm. Learn proven ways to deal with frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation. Maintain stamina, improve strength, and manage use of medications. Learn effective communication skills with family, friends and health professionals. RSVP required. Call 336-992-0591. The Senior Center is located at 130 East Mountain Street.

August Summer Thursday Lecture will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main Street, on Thursday, August 8 at 6 p.m. “Epiphytes – Life Out on a Limb” by Josh Williams, PJCBG’s garden manager. Free to members of PJCBG or $5 for nonmembers. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, visit www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org.

Hometown Handshake Tour will be held in Walkertown on August 8 at 11 a.m. at the Walkertown Commons shopping center. The Big Bad Wolf Truck is hitting the road. Every other Thursday leading up to Labor Day, catch The Wake Up With The Wolf Show and their rowdy cast cooking up a free lunch provided by Pepsi and hanging out. They’ll also have their buddies from Victory Junction, spreading the good word of what they do every day for kids living with serious illnesses and chronic medical conditions. Lunch is free, but they are asking you to drop some change or a few dollars to make a difference in a child’s life through Victory Junction.

Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park featuring The Tyler Millard Band (blues/pop/southern rock) will be held on Saturday, August 10 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. in the Oak Ridge Town Park amphitheater. Food and drinks will be available for purchase, or bring a picnic. No alcohol. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. The event is free, but donations are requested to pay the band. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.

KidsCreate Craft Market will be held at the Kernersville Farmers Market, located at 134 E. Mountain St., on Saturday, August 10 from 9 a.m. – noon. Come out and support local kidpreneurs as they learn how to run a business by selling their homemade goods this summer.

Community Free Clinic will be held at Christ Center Assembly, located at 2721 W. Mountain Street, on Saturday, August 10 from 12 – 4 p.m. Free screenings: vision, blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar. Free consultation from board certified physicians and nurse practitioners. Free transportation is available. Call 980-329-4946.

Honeybee Festival will be held on Saturday, August 17 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Fourth of July Park, located at 702 W. Mountain St. Live bands, crafts, amusement rides, face painting, food trucks and more. For more information, visit www.kvhoneybee.com.

Home Grown Arts Festival will be held at Körner’s Folly, hosted by the Körner’s Folly and the Kernersville Arts and Crafts Guild, on Saturday, August 24 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Körner’s Folly is located at 413 S. Main Street.

Hump Day Mountain Bike Ride will be held on Wednesday, August 28 and held on the last Wednesday of the month through October at 6 p.m. at the Kernersville Mountain Bike Park, located at 567 Smith Edwards Road in Kernersville. All skill levels are welcome. No drop casual rides. Have fun. Ride bikes. Meet at Kernersville Brewing Company afterward.

Kernersville Beer & Hymns will be held on Sunday, September 1 from 5 – 7 p.m. at Gypsy Road Brewing Company featuring Scott Johnson & the Set Apart Band.

Co-Parenting for Healthy Children, sponsored by The Parenting PATH formerly Exchange/SCAN, will be held on September 7 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Co-Parenting for Healthy Children is an evidence base comprehensive course for parents to deal with the challenges of separation. Topics include: Making a plan for shared parenting, reducing co-parenting conflict, parenting skills to reduce risk and handling stress and building a support network. The Parenting PATH is located at 500 W. Northwest Blvd. in Winston-Salem.

Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park featuring Shiloh Hill (folk/rock/indie) will be held on Saturday, September 14 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. in the Oak Ridge Town Park amphitheater. Food and drinks will be available for purchase, or bring a picnic. No alcohol. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. The event is free, but donations are requested to pay the band. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.

Community Free Clinic will be held at Christ Center Assembly, located at 2721 W. Mountain Street, on Saturday, September 14 from 12 – 4 p.m. Free screenings: vision, blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar. Free consultation from board certified physicians and nurse practitioners. Free transportation is available. Call 980-329-4946.

Come to the Table Tour featuring Danielle Walker, Angie Smith, and Annie F. Downs
Join First Christian Church on September 21 at 6 p.m. for a night of laughter, digging into Scripture, and cooking around the table together. The church is located at 1130 North Main Street.

Hump Day Mountain Bike Ride will be held on Wednesday, September 25 and held on the last Wednesday of the month through October at 6 p.m. at the Kernersville Mountain Bike Park, located at 567 Smith Edwards Road in Kernersville. All skill levels are welcome. No drop casual rides. Have fun. Ride bikes. Meet at Kernersville Brewing Company afterward

Laugh Your Way – A Couples’ Comedy Event with Mark Gungor at First Christian Church on September 26 from 7 – 9 p.m. Insights into the world of love, dating and marriage. Gungor will teach couples how to bring positive hope to marriage; help couples better understand each other’s needs; rekindle romance in your marriage; and appeals widely to husbands, even those who may typically resist marriage ministry. The church is located at 1130 North Main Street.

Pawsome in the Park will be held at Triad Park on Saturday, October 5 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Triad Park is located at 9652 E. Mountain St. in Kernersville. Pawsome in the Park is a community pet expo for your furry friends and family. Activities include pet adoption, pet vendors, food trucks and dog friendly food vendors, two areas where beer will be for sale. The event will also include pet contests, pet demonstrations, scavenger hunt, cornhole, and kids’ activities, which will include an inflatable obstacle course, plinko, duck pond contest and other carnival games and prizes. $1 per ticket. Each activity costs 1-2 tickets per play. Children 12 and under only. Outside food, alcohol and coolers are prohibited. There will also be live music and pet contests include pet costume contest, pet and owner look-a-like contest, furriest pet contest, and best trick contest.

The Kernersville Food Truck Festival will be held at The Brewer’s Kettle on Sunday, October 6 from 12 – 7 p.m. and will feature local beer, beer garden, live music and local vendors. The Brewer’s Kettle is located at 308 E. Mountain St. in Kernersville.

Kernersville Beer & Hymns will be held on Sunday, October 7 from 5 – 7 p.m. at Gypsy Road Brewing Company featuring Kernersville’s Joey Herman. For more information, visit “kernersville beer and hymns” on Facebook.

Triad Out of the Darkness Walk will be held at Triad Park, located at 9652 East Mountain Street, on Saturday, October 19 from 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the walk begins at 9:30 a.m. The event raises funds and awareness for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy and support survivors of suicide loss. To register, visit https://afsp.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=6478. For more information, send an email to ootdwalk.nc.triad@gmail.com

Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park featuring The Radials (rock/Americana) will be held on Saturday, October 12 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. in the Oak Ridge Town Park amphitheater. Food and drinks will be available for purchase, or bring a picnic. No alcohol. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. The event is free, but donations are requested to pay the band. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.

Community Free Clinic will be held at Christ Center Assembly, located at 2721 W. Mountain Street, on Saturday, October 12 from 12 – 4 p.m. Free screenings: vision, blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar. Free consultation from board certified physicians and nurse practitioners. Free transportation is available. Call 980-329-4946.

Annual Old-Fashioned Chicken Stew at Kernersville Museum in downtown Kernersville on Saturday, October 19 from 4 – 6 p.m. Come and enjoy music, old fashioned chicken stew, and time with your community. Ticket price includes chicken stew, drink and dessert.

Trunk-or-Treat & Fall Vendor Show will be held at Union Cross Fire & Rescue, located at 4401 High Point Rd., on Saturday, October 26 at 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. The vendor show will be held inside and the trunk-or-treat will be held outside. This is a free and fun family event for trunk-or-treaters. Trunks wanted with child friendly decorations. For more information, contact ucfdevents@gmail.com. This is a rain or shine.

Hump Day Mountain Bike Ride will be held on Wednesday, October 30 at 6 p.m. at the Kernersville Mountain Bike Park, located at 567 Smith Edwards Road in Kernersville. All skill levels are welcome. No drop casual rides. Have fun. Ride bikes. Meet at Kernersville Brewing Company afterward.

Kernersville Beer & Hymns will be held on Sunday, November 3 from 5 – 7 p.m. at Gypsy Road Brewing Company featuring Day 7 Band. For more information, visit “kernersville beer and hymns” on Facebook.

Dailey & Vincent’s The Joys Of Christmas Tour will stop at First Christian Church to bring “The Joys of Christmas” concert on Friday, November 22 at 7 p.m. The church is located at 1130 North Main Street.

Kernersville Beer & Hymns will be held on Sunday, December 1 from 5 – 7 p.m. at Gypsy Road Brewing Company featuring Clay Howard & the Jubilee Band. For more information, visit “kernersville beer and hymns” on Facebook.