Calendar

June 18
Walk and Talk with Lisa at Fourth of July Park on Friday, June 18 at 8:30 am. Meet Lisa near Shelter #1 at Fourth of July Park (702 W. Mountain St.) to breathe the fresh air as you exercise and discuss different topics. Limited number of participant spots available. RSVP required 2 business days in advance by calling 336-992-3180.
June 19
Brews for Moo will be held on Saturday, June 19 at 5 pm at The Brewer’s Kettle Kernersville, located at 308 East Mountain Street. Lobster Dogs food truck will be there along with a live band. Monetary donations will be accepted for Next Step Ministries. A Facebook event will be on The Brewer’s Kettle’s Facebook page for those who wish to attend remotely.
June 19
Car Seat Saturday at Kernersville Fire Rescue Department’s Station 42 on Hwy 66 S. Rain or Shine (9 a.m. – 12 p.m.)
June 19
Victorian Parlor Series: Plein Air Painting will be held at Körner’s Folly on Saturday, June 9 from 9 – 11:30 a.m. This outdoor program will teach participants how to set up and create an ink and watercolor piece, using the architecture of the Folly as inspiration. Local artist Gary Ritz will instruct participants from beginners to advanced levels on how to paint in the great outdoors.
Tickets are $40 and include all supplies needed. Optional tours available of the historic house are available for purchase at https://www.kornersfolly.org/buy-tickets/. Registration limited to 18 participants. Purchase tickets at https://www.kornersfolly.org/events/vps-plein-air-painting/ .
June 22
Spotlight on Kernersville with Mayor Dawn Morgan will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, June 22 at 1 pm. The event is being hosted by the Senior Enrichment Center. Curious about the latest news in Kernersville? Have a praise, concern to express or question you would like to ask our mayor? Join Mayor Morgan on Zoom for a spotlight on our town. Mayor Morgan is an attorney, a regular columnist for the Kernersville News, and is the 2020 recipient of the Community Distinguished Service Award. RSVP required 2 business days in advance by calling 336-992-3180 and to receive Zoom link.
June 24
Music at Twilight will be held on Thursday, June 24 from 6 – 8 p.m. at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden. Exit 180 Band will perform. Food and beverage available for sale. For more information, visit www.kernersvillenc.com/events.
June 28
Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 South Main St., on Monday June 28 from 2:30 – 7: pm. To schedule an appointment online, visit www.redcrossblood.org and use Sponsor Code: Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden or call 336-996-7888.
July 3
Bethany Café at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church, located at 1510 Bunker Hill-Sandy Ridge Rd., is offering free home-cooked meals for pick-up only on Saturday, July 3 from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Anyone in the community is welcome.
July 10
Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park, featuring Barefoot Modern (pop/rock/indie), will be held at on Saturday, July 10 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. The event is free, but donations are requested to play the band. Frozen treats will be available for purchase. Bring a picnic, along with a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. No alcohol allowed. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.
July 12
Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 South Main St., on Monday, July 12 from 11 am – 3:30 pm. To schedule an appointment online, visit www.redcrossblood.org and use Sponsor Code: Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden or call 336-996-7888.
July 24
Kernersville Christmas in July will be held at Körner’s Folly, located at 413 South Main St., on Saturday, July 24 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Local craft vendors & artisans will set up on the lawn of Körner’s Folly to showcase and sell their handmade creations. Admission is $2 for adults (Over 18), and free for children. The market will be outdoors and socially distanced. Face coverings are required and must be worn over the nose and mouth while on the grounds of Körner’s Folly.
August 14
Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park, featuring Twin City Ramblers (old time), will be held at on Saturday, August 14 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. The event is free, but donations are requested to play the band. Frozen treats will be available for purchase. Bring a picnic, along with a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. No alcohol allowed. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.
September 11
Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park, featuring Nathan Ward Band (rock & alternative), will be held at on Saturday, September 11 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. The event is free, but donations are requested to play the band. Frozen treats will be available for purchase. Bring a picnic, along with a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. No alcohol allowed. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.
October 9
Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park, featuring The Robertson Boys (Americana/gospel/country), will be held at on Saturday, October 9 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. The event is free, but donations are requested to play the band. Frozen treats will be available for purchase. Bring a picnic, along with a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. No alcohol allowed. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.