Calendar

June 20
Greeting Cards Made Simple – Create one-of-a-kind designs with paper, inks and stamps on Wednesday, June 20 at the Senior Center. Bring your own adhesive or purchase on the day of the class for $7. Class fee is $5 for supplies. Contact Lisa Tedder a week in advance to register at 336-408-8957 or by email at TedderBearStamping@gmail.com.

June 20
Kernersville Writers Group will be held at the Kernersville Library on Wednesday, June 20 at 5 p.m. New members of all skill and interest levels welcome.

June 20
Preschool Storytime will be held at the Kernersville Library on Wednesday, June 20 at 10 a.m. Designed for ages 3 to 6.

June 20
All Kinds of Instruments for kids will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, June 20 at 10:30 a.m. Children will listen to, see, and play different instruments from around the world. They will also get to use a variety of materials to make their own instrument. Presented by the Museum of Anthropology. Register at the library circulation desk or by calling 336-703-2990.

June 20
Papercuts Anonymous Book Club for teens will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, June 20 at 3 p.m. For ages 12-17. Read different books from the same genre and talk about what is read. June Theme: Humor. Register at the library circulation desk or by calling 336-703-2990.

June 21
Music & Movement for toddlers will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, June 21 at 10:30 a.m. Join a roomful of toddlers and preschoolers for lively fun, stretching, dancing, rocking, and rolling. Rhymes, chants, and song lyrics develop emerging literacy. Social skills and relaxed exercise complete the fun.

June 21
Toddler Storytime will be held at the Kernersville Library on Thursday, June 21 at 10 a.m. Designed for ages 2 and under.

June 21
6 Ws of Mystery Book Club: Crime Solvers Book Club will be held at Walkertown Library on
Thursday, June 21 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Join the 6 Ws of Mystery Crime Solvers Book Club as to discuss this month’s book – “No Second Chance” by Harlan Coben. Everyone invited. Refreshments served. Call 336-703-2990 for more information. The book is available for checkout at the library. For more information 336-703-2990.

June 21
Who’s Got Games for Adults will be held at Walkertown Library on Thursday, June 21 from 2 – 5 p.m. An afternoon of board and tabletop games. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

June 21
Music at Twilight will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden on Thursday, June 21 from 6 – 8 p.m. Music will be provided by The Junction Trio. For more information, call the Chamber of Commerce at 336-993-4521.

June 21
Free Yoga Class will be held at Walkertown Library on Thursday, June 21, 3:30 – 4:30 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 22
Free Advanced German Language Class will be held at Walkertown Library on Monday, June 22 from 6 – 8 p.m. Learn to communicate – listen, speak, read, and write – in German with help of Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students, register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

June 22
One-on-One Computer Help with Carol Haskins will be held at the Walkertown Library on
Friday, June 22 from 9:30 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. Free Computer help with the instructor Carol Haskins from Forsyth Training Bridge. The purpose of this program is to help you with any computer task – from how to turn a computer on to using programs like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Learn email, Google Drive and Facebook. Get help with your resume. Get better equipped for a job or learn to use your own laptop with help of an experienced volunteer instructor. Registration required. Call 336-703-2991 to register.

June 22
1776 The Musical will be performed by the Kernersville Little Theatre at Kernersville Elementary School, located at 512 West Mountain Street, on June 22 and 23 at 8 p.m. and June 24 at 2 p.m. To purchase tickets, visit www.kltheatre.com or purchase at the door.

June 23
Körner’s Folly Family Fun Day will be held on Saturday, June 23 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Play historic games, learn about Victorian traditions through hands-on activities and crafts and Victorian games. Children can make their own historical toys and go on a scavenger hunt throughout the Folly. For more information and ticket prices, visit http://www.kornersfolly.org/event/folly-family-fun-day/.

June 23
A Night of Worship: Remembering Luke will be held at North Pointe Church, located at 5225 High Point Road, on Saturday, June 23 at 6 p.m. The event will feature The Shepherds, Olivia White Jarrell and North Pointe Praise Team, directed by Jeff & Dana Marshburn. Admission to the concert is canned food or nonperishable items to support Crisis Control Ministry of Kernersville.

June 24-27
Shipwrecked Vacation Bible School will be held at First Christian Church from June 24 – 27. Ages 3 – rising 5th graders. Doors will open at 5:45 p.m. Pick up is 8 p.m. For more information, visit fccministries.com/vbs-registration or call 336-996-7388.

June 24 – 27
Time Lab VBS: Discovering Jesus from eternity past to eternity future will be held at Hillcrest Baptist Church from June 24 – 27 from 6 – 8:30 p.m., nightly for children in preschool through sixth grade. The church is located at 9856 McNeill Road. For more information, call 336-869-3864 or visit www.hillcrestkernersville.org.

June 24
Annual Ladies Fellowship Tea will be held on Sunday June 24 at 3 p.m. at Union Cross Baptist, located at 4350 High Point Rd. Special Guest will be Christine from Dress for Success organization. You are encouraged to bring “gently used” summer shoes, jewelry, dress clothing, or new toiletry items for donation to this ministry. For more information, call 336-769-2862.

June 25
The Paul Ciener Blood Drive will be sponsored by and held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main Street in Kernersville on Monday, June 25, 2018 from 2:30 – 7 p.m. For more information, visit www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org or call 336-996-7888.

June 25
L.B. the Poet for teens will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, June 25 at 3 p.m. L.B. The poet is well known for his verse and style of words and a delivery that will capture hearts and minds. This summer, join L.B. for a poetry workshop designed for teens that introduces the mechanics of writing, rhyming and presenting. Register at the library circulation desk or by calling 336-703-2990.

June 25 – 28
VBS Splash Canyon will be held at First Presbyterian Church from June 25-28, 5:30- 8:00 p.m. Dinner Included. The church is located at 611 Oakhurst Street.

June 25
Free Advanced German Language Class will be held at Walkertown Library on
Monday, June 25 from 6 – 8 p.m. Learn to communicate – listen, speak, read, and write – in German with help of Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students, register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

June 26
English as a Second Language will be held at Walkertown Library on Tuesday, June 26 from 9:15 – 11 a.m. Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by instructor Nicholas Bradley. Every Tuesday, 9:15 a.m., ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register.

June 26
Who’s Got Games for Adults will be held at Walkertown Library on Thursday, June 26 from 2 – 5 p.m. An afternoon of board and tabletop games. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

June 26
Paranormal Interest Group will be held at Walkertown Library on Tuesday, June 26 at 6:30 p.m. Meet others and listen to author J. David Michaels as he leads an open discussion on all things paranormal. Attendees can bring their questions and explore the answers. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more information.

June 26
Storytime for toddlers will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, June 26 at 10:30 a.m. A fun-filled 30-minute program for kids newborn – 5 with stories, songs, and dancing. The theme is animals.

June 26
Poetry Workshop will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, June 26 at 4:30 p.m. in room 7. Join local spoken word artist L. B. the Poet for this poetry performance and workshop. For ages 12 to 18. To register, call 336-703-2930.

June 27
Preschool Storytime will be held at the Kernersville Library on Wednesday, June 27 at 10 a.m. Designed for ages 3 to 6.

June 27
Young Yarners for kids will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, June 27 at 3 p.m. Try your hand at handcrafting with yarn. Kids ages 6-11 can join the to learn the basics of knitting and crocheting. If you’re already versed in the craft, come help your peers learn, too. Register at the library circulation desk or by calling 336-703-2990.

June 28
Music & Movement for toddlers will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, June 28 at 10:30 a.m. Join a roomful of toddlers and preschoolers for lively fun, stretching, dancing, rocking, and rolling. Rhymes, chants, and song lyrics. Social skills and relaxed exercise complete the fun.

June 28
Matinee Movie will be held at the Kernersville Library on Thursday, June 28 at 2:30 p.m. All ages welcome. Free snacks and drinks while supplies last.

June 28
Toddler Storytime will be held at the Kernersville Library on Thursday, June 28 at 10 a.m. Designed for ages 2 and under.

June 29
Community Movie Night featuring “The Greatest Showman” will be held at Oak Ridge Town Park in Oak Ridge from 6:30 – 10 p.m. (hosted by The Summit Church – Oak Ridge). Food vendors at 6:30 p.m., fun and games begin at 7 p.m. and movie starts at dark.

June 29
Animal Sound Bites will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, June 29 at 3 p.m. Ever wonder what animals are saying? Animals make all kinds of sounds to help them survive. Through sound bites, animal artifacts, and a few live animals, learn why animals are making so much noise. Presented by the North Carolina Zoo.

June 29
One-on-One Computer Help with Carol Haskins will be held at Walkertown Library on Friday, June 29 from 9:30 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. Free Computer help with the instructor Carol Haskins from Forsyth Training Bridge. The purpose of this program is to help you with any computer task – from how to turn a computer on to using programs like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Learn email, Google Drive and Facebook. Get help with your resume. Get better equipped for a job or learn to use your own laptop. Registration required. Call 336-703-2991 to register.

June 30
“American Music: a 400-year Adventure” free piano concert will be held at the Walkertown Library in the auditorium on Saturday, June 30 at 1 p.m. with pianist Pamela Howland. The history of our nation’s music unfolds through Howland’s unique storytelling and her sometimes joyful, sometimes melancholic, but always soulful playing. For more information about Howland, visit www.pamelahowland.com/about.

June 30
American Music: a 400-Year Adventure, Free Piano Music Concert will be held at Walkertown Library on Saturday, June 30 at 1 p.m. Pianist Pamela Howland will play “American Music: a 400-year Adventure.” The history of our nation’s music unfolds through her unique storytelling and her sometimes joyful, sometimes melancholic, but always soulful playing. Free concert. Call 336-703-2990 for more information.

July 5
The Kernersville Mayors Council for People with Disabilities will meet on Thursday, July 5 at Kernersville Town Hall in the Police Training Room at 7 p.m. The group meets the first Thursday of each month.

July 5
Friedland Moravian Church Farmers Market will be held on July 5 from 4 – 7 p.m. No charge for booths, but registration is required. The event will also include hot dogs, ice cream, fresh produce, fried apple pies and chicken pies to take home. For more information, call the church at 336-788-2652. The church is located at 2750 Friedland Church Rd.

July 8 – 11
Babylon: Daniel’s Courage in Captivity VBS will be held at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church form Sunday, July 8 – Wednesday, July 11, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. nightly A snack supper will be served from 5:30 – 6 p.m. The church is located at 1510 Bunker Hill Sandy Ridge Road.

July 8 – 12
Time Lab VBS will be held at Kerwin Baptist Church from July 8 – 12, 6 – 8 p.m. nightly.
Register online at kerwinbaptistchurch.com.

July 9 – 13
WinShape Camp will be held at First Christian Church from July 9-13 for children who have completed grades 1 – 9. Contact the church for pricing and registration.

July 12
The Pollinator’s Buffet will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden (PJCBG) on Thursday, July 12 from 6 – 7 p.m. by Adrienne Roethling, PJCBG’s director of curation and mission delivery. $5 for non-members, free to members of PJCBG. Registration required. For more information or to register, visit www.cienerbotancalgarden.org or call 336-996-7888.

July 14
Free Community Cookout will be hosted by Main Street UMC and Holy Cross Catholic Church on Saturday, July 14 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Fourth of July Park, shelter 1 by the tennis courts. The goal is to spread the ministry to those in need of spiritual nourishment as well as providing a meal to those in the community that may otherwise go hungry for the day. For more information, call 336-993-3411 or 336-996-5109.

July 14
Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park will be held on July 14 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. in the park’s amphitheater. Rain date is the following Sunday from 2:30 – 4 p.m. The featured band is The Radials (Rock and Americana). Food and drinks can be purchased onsite or you can bring your own picnic, but alcohol is prohibited. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.

July 15 – 18
VBS at First Baptist Church will be held from July 15 – 18.

July 16
Jungle River Adventure VBS at Union Cross Baptist Church from July 16 – 20 from 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. daily for children ages 3 – 11. Bible study, snacks, and games each day. On Friday, July 20, there will be a party to celebrate the week with an inflatable, snow cones and games. To sign up, visit www.vbspro.events/p/events/unioncrossbaptist.

July 20
Paddington 2 will be the featured Movie in the Park at Harmon Park on Friday, July 20 from 6 – 9 p.m. Bring a lawn chair. There will be games to play before the movie as well as food. For more information, call 336-992-0806.

July 29 – August 2
VBS Ship Wrecked: Rescued by Jesus will be held at Goodwill Baptist Church from July 29 – August 2 from 6 – 8:30 p.m., nightly for children from preschool (must be potty-trained) through fifth grade. Dinner will be served in the Family Life Center at 6 p.m.

August 9
Fascinating Carnivorous Plants of the Southeastern US will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden (PJCBG) on Thursday, August 9 from 6 – 7 p.m. by David McAdoo, member and past vice president of NC Native Plant Society. $5 for non-members, free to members of PJCBG. Registration required. For more information or to register, visit www.cienerbotancalgarden.org or call 336-996-7888.

August 11
Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park will be held on August 11 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. in the park’s amphitheater. Rain date is the following Sunday from 2:30 – 4 p.m. The featured band is Tyler Millard Band (Blues, pop, southern rock). Food and drinks can be purchased onsite or you can bring your own picnic, but alcohol is prohibited. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.

August 18
Honeybee Festival will be held on Saturday, August 18 at Fourth of July Park from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Concerts, crafts, food and kids’ activities. For more information, visit kvhoneybee.com or call 336-996-3062.

August 25
Home Grown Arts Festival will be held on Saturday, August 25 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. on the lawn of Körner’s Folly. Local artisans will set up on the lawn to showcase and sell their works. For more information, visit http://www.thekacg.com/homegrown-arts-festival.html.

August 25
Health Fair will be held at St. Paul United Methodist Church on August 25 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

August 25
Shmedfest to benefit Crisis Control Ministry will be held at Triad Park on August 25. The event is a family-friendly music event.

September 8
Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park will be held on September 8 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. in the park’s amphitheater. Rain date is the following Sunday from 2:30 – 4 p.m. The featured band is Cruize Control (Boogie, blues, easy listening). Food and drinks can be purchased onsite or you can bring your own picnic, but alcohol is prohibited. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.

September 21
Finding Dory will be the featured Movie in the Park on Friday, September 21 at Harmon Park from 6 – 9 p.m. Bring a blanket to sit on. There will be games to play before the movie, as well as food.

October 6
Kernersville Oktoberfest will be held at Körner’s Folly, located at 413 South Main Street, on Saturday, October 6 from 3 – 6 p.m. For more information, call 336-996-7922 or visit www.kornersfolly.org.

October 13
Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park will be held on October 13 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. in the park’s amphitheater. Rain date is the following Sunday from 2:30 – 4 p.m. The featured band is Sweet Water (Folk and gospel). Food and drinks can be purchased onsite or you can bring your own picnic, but alcohol is prohibited. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.