Weather Forecast | Weather Maps

Calendar

June 27
Paranormal Genre Interest Group will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, June 27 at 7 p.m. Meet others and listen to author J. David Michaels as he leads the discussion on The Future and how you can manifest it. Attendees can bring their questions and explore the answers. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more info.

June 27
Multiple Sclerosis (MS Be Strong) Self Help Group Meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 27 at 6:15 p.m. at Main Street United Methodist Church, located at 306 S. Main Street. Special guest will be Di Keith Jones. Jones was officially diagnosed with MS in 2006. She is also a breast cancer survivor. She will share stories of her life journey, while dealing with both cancer and MS.

June 27
Hearing Loss – Caption Telephone Class will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center on
Tuesday, June 27 at 1 p.m. Learn about how hearing loss affects quality of life and the various devices available to improve hearing loss. See if you qualify for assistive technology and devices to improve your hearing. RSVP by June 25 to 336-992-3180.

June 27 – 30
Gadgets & Gizmos VBS will be held at Kernersville Wesleyan Church June 27 – 30 from 9 a.m. – noon daily. The VBS is for children ages 2 – 12 and will include crafts, games, snacks and fun. To register, visit www.kwclife.com. For more information, call 336-992-3000. The church is located at 930 N. Main Street.

June 28
Books for Dudes will be held at the Kernersville Library on Wednesday, June 28 at noon. Laid-back book club for dudes of all ages. Come and share what you have been reading and enjoy fellowship and suggestions for future reading from others.

June 28
Blood Drive will be held at Central Baptist Church, located at 1715 Hwy 68 in Oak Ridge, on Wednesday, June 28 from 2 – 6:30 p.m.

June 28
Blood Drive will be held at CrossFit Oak Ridge, located at 8309 Linville Road in Oak Ridge, on Wednesday, June 28 from 2:30 – 7 p.m.

June 28
Free Yoga Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, June 28 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students call the library to register at 336-703-2990.

June 28
Get Hooked! Teen Knit and Crochet Club will be held at Walkertown Library on Wednesday, June 28 at 3 p.m. Learn the basics or bring your current project. There will be a limited supply of tools for beginners to learn. Both beginner and advanced stitchers welcome.

June 28
“Oh the Places We Live” for Kids will be held at Walkertown Library on Wednesday, June 28 at 10:30 a.m.
Special storytime presented by the Museum of Anthropology at Wake Forest University. They’ll be reading “If You Lived Here” by Giles LaRoche and learning about the different houses people live in around the world. Children will create a collage of their dream home to take home with them. Call or visit the circulation desk to register.

June 29
Toddler Storytime will be held at the Kernersville Library for ages 2 and under. Singing, dancing, and reading. Participants will read books about superheroes.

June 29
Steps to Improve Chronic Pain, presented by Laura Bolton Plunkett, will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center on Thursday, June 29 at 1 p.m. Join the Senior Enrichment Center for this 30-minute introductory presentation to chronic pain and what you can do to take control of it. If enough people are interested a six-week class may be offered in July. RSVP to 336-992-3180.

June 30
Animal Architects! with the NC Zoo will be held at Walkertown Library on Friday, June 30 at 3 p.m.
Through hands-on animal artifacts, lots of visuals and a live animal or two, you will discover some of the creative ways animals build their homes, nests or community housing.

July 1
Miss Mary’s Children’s Parade will be held at the Town Hall Courtyard on Saturday, July 1. 9:30 – 10 a.m.: patriotic music, registration, American flags for children; 10-10:30 a.m.: Storytime, National Anthem, ukulele music and parade led by the 4th of July queen; 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.: bounce house, face painting and refreshments.

July 1
Storytime at the Park at 4th of July Park, sponsored by the Kernersville Library, on Saturday, July 1 at 10 a.m. For ages 8 and under. The park is located at 702 W. Mountain Street.

July 1
Picnic Lunch will be hosted by The Masonic Temple for all veterans and their families on Saturday, July 1 at the VFW Hall, located at 618 Edgewood St. No children, just spouses.

July 1 – 31
Christmas in July Sale will be held at the Next Step Ministries Thrift Store, located at 955 Hwy 66 South, for the entire month of July.

July 2
Procter & Gamble free community event on Sunday, July 2 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the Walmart parking lot, located at 1130 South Main Street.
During the event, Procter & Gamble invites the community to play games and enjoy free hot dogs and other refreshments (while supplies last). Attendees will receive free activity books and free Procter & Gamble product samples.

July 4
4th of July 5K Run will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 4. The run begins at 8:30 a.m. at Bank of NC, located at 211 Broad Street. Race day registration will be held from 7 – 8:15 a.m. Pre-register at http://kernersville4thofjuly5k.com/.

July 4
4th of July Parade will begin at 9 a.m. at Kernersville Elementary School and end at Bank of North Carolina, located at 211 Broad Street.

July 4
Splash B4 The Blast will be held at the Kernersville YMCA Community Pool, located at 1113 West Mountain Street, on Tuesday, July 4 from 12 – 2 p.m. Prizes, giveaways and free hot dogs while supplies last. For pricing information, contact the YMCA at 336-996-2231.

July 4
Concert and Fireworks will be held at the Kernersville Raiders Football Field behind Kernersville Elementary School on Tuesday, July 4. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Volleyball and cornhole activities. Concert at 6:30 p.m. featuring beach music by the North Tower Band. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m. No pets allowed.

July 4
4th of July Celebration in Walkertown will be held on Tuesday, July 4. The 440th N.C. Army National Guard Band will perform. Music will start at 1 p.m. at the Walnut Pavilion, located at 4934 Sullivantown Rd. (behind the post office). The Town is providing free hot dogs, drinks & chips, being served by the Walkertown High School Hunter Safety Team.

July 7
Family Flick Friday will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, July 7 at 4 p.m. Free movie with free popcorn and drinks while supplies last.

July 7
Teen Yoga will be held at Walkertown Library on Friday, July 7 at 3 p.m. Teens ages 13-17 are invited to a special yoga session just for young adults. Bring a mat if you have one and come enjoy the health benefits of yoga with certified instructor Lisa Kushner. Call or visit the circulation desk to register.

July 7 – 9
Intertribal Strong Sun Pow Wow will be held at the Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex, located at 788 Beeson Rd., July 7 – 9. Friday will be children’s day and will be free to all youth organizations. Pre-register by calling 336-926-4607. Evening dancing will begin around 5 p.m.; Saturday gates will open to the public at 10 a.m. with Grand Entry at 11:30 a.m.; Sunday gates will open at 11 a.m. with grand entry at 12. Children 10 and under are free; youth 11-18 are $5; adults are $9; and 63 and over and veterans are free.

July 8
Downtown Classic Car Cruise-In will be held on Saturday, July 8 in downtown Kernersville from 4 – 7 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by DJ Barry Rentz-Mobile Juke Box.

July 8
Share a Story Event will be held at the Kernersville Museum on Saturday, July 8 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The museum is looking for stories about the people who grew up in Kernersville and went on to make their mark in the professional sports world. For more information, call 336-497-4869. The museum is located at 127 West Mountain Street.

July 8
Crafty Saturday will be held at Walkertown Library on Saturday, July 8 at 4 p.m. Children ages 8-11 are invited to tap into their creative side with a guided craft session. All materials and directions are provided, and you can take your creation home with you. Call or visit the circulation desk to register.

July 9
Community Free Clinic at Christ Center Assembly Kernersville, located at 2721 West Mountain Street, on Saturday, July 9 from 12 – 4 p.m. Free vision, blood sugar, cholesterol and blood pressure screenings. Free consultation with board certified physicians and nurse practitioners. Free transportation available. Call 980-329-4946 for more information.

July 10
Looking Forward, Living Forward: An Elders’ Wisdom/Discussion Circle will be held at the Kernersville Library on July 10 at 10:30 a.m. Group conversation that helps people explore, realize, and look forward to a fulfilling “next act” of life. Designed primarily for people over age 50, but anyone can benefit.

July 10
The Professor Whizzpop Magic Show will be held at Walkertown Library on Monday, July 10 at 1 p.m.
Join the Walkertown Library and the hapless Professor Whizzpop, whose myriad of mishandled magic provides giggles galore as the professor gets nearly everything wrong, and the kids in the audience help to make everything right.

July 10 – 13
“Racing to Victory in God’s Plan” Vacation Bible School will be held at Sedge Garden Chapel, located at 850 Hastings Hill Rd., July 10-13 from 6-8:30 p.m. Ages 3-12 welcome. Meals will be served nightly at 6 p.m. for children attending VBS. Large inflatable on Tuesday. Call 336-993-5255 for more information.

July 10 – 14
WinShape Camp is an experience for campers that have completed grades 1 – 9. Whether you like soccer, science, or anything in between, there is something for everyone at WinShape Camps for Communities. In this adventure they combine sports, recreation, arts, Bible study and worship into one week. WinShape Camps provide a professionally trained staff to help create the most meaningful, unforgettable and fun-filled day camp experience.
Check out the WinShape Facebook Page by searching “WinShape Camps Kernersville NC.” Registration is $155. The camp will take place from July 10 – 14 from 7:45 a.m. – 4:55 p.m. each day.

July 11
LEGO Storytime will be held at the Kernersville Library on July 11 at 6 p.m. This interactive and hands-on storytime is for ages 2 to 5 and is designed to teach kindergarten readiness skills. Storytime will focus on a theme as they read a story, sing a song, and build LEGO projects together. Spots are limited. Registration required. To register or for more information, call 336-703-2930.

July 13
Books for Belles will be held at the Kernersville Library on Thursday, July 13 at noon. Open-discussion women’s book club. Come and discuss what everyone’s been reading or talk about your favorite books and authors.

July 14
Let’s Build! will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, July 14 at 4:30 p.m. Join the Wake Forest Museum of Anthropology to learn about buildings from around the world and design and build your own structure. Call 336-703-2930 to register.

July 15
Sensory Storytime will be held at the Kernersville Library on Saturday, July 15 at 11 a.m. This storytime welcomes children two years of age and older, especially focusing on those with special needs. Story-based therapeutic activities aim to engage children with sensory integration challenges or autism spectrum disorders.

July 17
Read to a Dog will be held at Walkertown Library on Monday, July 17 at 6 p.m. Children ages 3-11 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading to a sweet therapy dog. Bring along a book of your choice, or ask a librarian for one when you arrive. Call or visit the circulation desk to register for a 10 minute time slot.

July 17 – 21
Maker Fun Factory VBS: “Created by God, Built for a Purpose” will be held at Triad Baptist Church from July 17 – 21. Kids will become hands-on inventors and will experience God in new and wildly creative ways. While traveling to amazing destinations each session, the young inventors, ages 3 through grade 5, will discover that they’re lovingly crafted by God. They will enjoy great music, fun games, exciting stories, awesome snacks, and more.

July 18
Tail Waggin’ Tutors will be held at the Kernersville Library on July 18 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Practice your reading with a certified therapy dog. To register for a 10-minute appointment, call 336-703-2930. For readers ages 5 to 11.

July 18
Meditation Session will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, July 18 at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome.

July 19
Kernersville: Then and Now will be held at the Kernersville Library on Wednesday, July 19 at 3 p.m. Using images spanning centuries, see how Kernersville has continued to grow and prosper since Joseph Kerner settled here in the 1800s. Learn about the town’s business and transportation history, from the crossroads to the railroad and all the way up to Old Highway 40’s conversion to Highway 421. Presented by the Kernersville Museum.

July 19
Pointillism Class with Dot Duggins will be held at Walkertown Library on Wednesday, July 19 at 1 p.m.
Children and young adults are invited to learn to paint in this classic style that uses small dots of color to create a beautiful image. Join local artist Dot Duggins and take your creation home after the class.

July 19
Power to the Youths! Teen Book Club will be held at Walkertown Library on Wednesday, July 19 at 4 p.m.
Join the club that was created especially for young adult readers ages 13-17. Books are available for checkout 3 weeks before the next meeting. Come ready to discuss the book, do activities, and speak your mind.

July 21
Movies in the Park will be held on July 21 at Harmon Park in downtown Kernersville, showing “Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas.” The movie begins at dusk. Join the Kernersville Parks and Recreation Department at Harmon Park for games, food and local vendors.

July 21
Kernersville Writers Group will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, July 21 at 4 p.m. A monthly gathering of writers of all experience levels to meet other writers, share your work, talk craft, talk publishing, do fun writing exercises, and get feedback from fellow authors.

July 21-22
Vacation Bible School will be held at Love’s United Methodist Church in Walkertown on Friday, July 21 and Saturday, July 22 from 5:30 – 8 p.m. Call 336-618-2894 for more information.

July 23 – 27
Galactic Starveyors Vacation Bible School will be held at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church Sunday, July 23 – Thursday, July 27. For more information about this VBS, call the church at 336-993-8132.

July 24
Play in the Dirt will be held at Walkertown Library on Monday, July 24 at 6 p.m. Children aged 5-7 are encouraged to get involved in planting and tending to this year’s Children’s Learning Garden at the library. They will meet rain or shine for some fun gardening activities. Call or visit the circulation desk to register.

July 26
Books for Dudes will be held at the Kernersville Library on Wednesday, July 26 at noon. Laid-back book club for dudes of all ages. Come and share what you have been reading and enjoy fellowship and suggestions for future reading from others.

July 26
NFL Punt, Pass & Kick will be held on Saturday, July 26 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex, located at 788 Beeson Rd., for girls and boys ages 6-15 years old. Children will compete in separate age categories. For more information, visit kvparks.com/event/nfl-punt-pass-kick/.

July 27
Matinee Movies for Adults will be held at the Kernersville Library on July 27 at 2:30 p.m. Recently-released films. Free snacks and drinks while supplies last. Call 336-703-2930 to find out what we’re showing.

July 27
Music at Twilight will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main Street, on Thursday, July 27 from 6 – 8 p.m. Featured entertainment will be beach music by the Mainstreet Band. For more information, contact the Chamber of Commerce at 336-993-4521.

July 28
The Balloon Lady will be held at Walkertown Library on Friday, July 28 at 2 p.m. Come and see everyone’s favorite balloon twister this summer at the library.

July 28
The Balloon Lady will be at the Kernersville Library on Friday, July 28 at 4:30 p.m. Be amazed by the creations of Balloon Lady Donna Pruett, and you may even win one in the raffle at the end.

July 29
Free Community Cook Out will be hosted by Main Street United Methodist Church at Fourth of July Park on Saturday, July 29 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Fourth of July Park, Shelter 2. The church’s goal is to spread its ministry to those in need of spiritual nourishment and also provide a meal to those who may otherwise go hungry for the day.

August 4
Matt Sandbank’s Shadow Factory will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, August 4 at 4:30 p.m.
The whimsical shadow puppet show will delight the whole family. For videos and more, visit www.sandbankshadowfactory.com.

August 10
“A Curated Tour of our Tropical Garden” led by Adrienne Roethling, Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden Curator will be held on Thursday, August 10 from 6 – 7 p.m.
Free to members of the Garden or a $5 donation for non-members. Light refreshments will be served. Registration is required. To register, call 336-996-7888.

August 12
Downtown Classic Car Cruise-In will be held on Saturday, August 12 in downtown Kernersville from 4 – 7 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by DJ Barry Rentz-Mobile Juke Box.

August 19
Honeybee Festival will be held on Saturday, August 19 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Fourth of July Park. Kids’ activities, music, exhibitors and food. For more information, visit kvhoneybee.com.

September 9
Oak Ridge Ribbon Run 5K will be held on Saturday, September 9 at Oak Ridge Town Park beginning at 9 a.m. The race will benefit the Alight Foundation. For more information or to register, visit www.oakridgeribbonrun.wordpress.com.

September 9
Downtown Classic Car Cruise-In will be held on Saturday, September 9 in downtown Kernersville from 4 – 7 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by DJ Barry Rentz-Mobile Juke Box.

September 15
Movies in the Park will be held on September 15 at Harmon Park in downtown Kernersville, showing “Moana.” The movie begins at dusk. Join the Kernersville Parks and Recreation Department at Harmon Park for games, food and local vendors.

September 22
Concert on the Lawn featuring Lindsay Lou and the Flatbellys at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main Street, on Friday September 22 at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the gate. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Food trucks, beer and wine will be available for purchase. Bring a lawn chair. No coolers, pets or smoking. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org.

September 30 & October 1
The Kernersville Arts & Crafts Guild Autumn Arts & Crafts Show, 100% handcrafted vendors only, will be held on Saturday, September 30 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., and October 1 from
noon – 4 p.m. at the Kernersville Parks and Recreation Center, located at 125 E Bodenhamer St.
See the Guild website for more information, www.thekacg.com.

October 14
Downtown Classic Car Cruise-In will be held on Saturday, October 14 in downtown Kernersville from 4 – 7 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by DJ Barry Rentz-Mobile Juke Box.

October 21
Triad Cross Country Classic 5K in Honor of Allison Brown will be held on Saturday, October 21 at Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex, locted at 788 Beeson Rd. For more information or to register, visit http://triviumracing.com/event/crosscountryclassic/.

October 28
Fall Festival & Trunk-or-Treat will be held at Kernersville Wesleyan Church, located at 930 N. Main Street, on October 28 at 6 p.m. During this time they will be collecting the final backpacks and school supplies for local children through their month long Backpack Program. For more information, call 336-992-3000.