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Storytime (outdoor program) will be held at the Paddison Memorial Library, located at 248 Harmon Ln., on Wednesday, September 22 at 10 a.m. in the courtyard.
September 23 – 25
Fall Children’s Consignment Sale at Grace Presbyterian Church, located at 360 Hopkins Rd., will be held on September 23 from 6 – 8 p.m., September 24 from 9 a.m. – 12 noon and 4 – 7 p.m., and September 25 from 9 a.m. – 12 noon. Checks or cash only.
September 23
Storytime (outdoor program) will be held at Paddison Memorial Library, located at 248 Harmon Ln., on Thursday, September 23 at 10 a.m. in the courtyard.
September 24-26
Spring Folly will be held from Friday, September 24 – Sunday, September 26. For more information, visit kernersvillespringfolly.com.
September 24 – 26
“Almost, Maine,” presented by the Kernersville Little Theatre (KLT), will be held on September 24 and 25 at 7:30 p.m., and September 26 at 2 p.m. at the James Fitzpatrick Auditorium at Kernersville Elementary School, located at 512 W. Mountain Street in Kernersville. Directed by April Marshall. Visit www.kltheatre.com for tickets, or call 336.993.6556 for more information. Tickets are $15 Adults; $13 Seniors/Students.
September 22
September 25
Books & Brews Book Club at Kernersville Brewer’s Kettle, sponsored by Paddison Memorial Library, will be held on Saturday, September 25 at 4 p.m. This new book club is perfect for anyone who likes great beer and a great discussion. September’s book will be Anthony Horowitz’s twisty and thought-provoking crime novel Magpie Murders. Kernersville Brewer’s Kettle is located at 308 E. Mountain St.
September 25
M&C Autumn Extravaganza will be held on Saturday, September 25 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Musten & Crutchfield. The event will include over vendors, with multiple food trucks.
September 29
Storytime (outdoor program) will be held at the Paddison Memorial Library, located at 248 Harmon Ln. in Kernersville, on Wednesday, September 29 at 10 a.m. in the courtyard.
September 30
Storytime (outdoor program) will be held at Paddison Memorial Library, located at 248 Harmon Ln., on Thursday, September 30 at 10 a.m. in the courtyard.
September 30 – October 2
Fall/Winter Children’s Consignment Sale will be held at Wesleyan Preschool Academy from Thursday, September 30 from 5:30 – 8 p.m., Friday, October 1 from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Saturday, October 2 from 8 a.m. – 12 noon with many items half priced. For more information, visit www.wpa.kwclife.com or email Jennifer@kwclife.com.
October 1
Night of Prayer & Worship will be held at Kernersville Wesleyan Church, located at 930 North Main St., on Friday, October 1 at 7 p.m.
October 2
Storytime in the Park will be held at Fourth of July Park, located at 702 West Mountain St., on Saturday, October 2 at 10 a.m. sponsored by the Paddison Memorial Library. Join Miss Stefanie for stories, singing, and dancing in the park. The upcoming dates are the first Saturdays of the month at 10 a.m.: October 2, and November 6. Subject to weather. Weather updates will be posted to the FCPL 4 Kids Facebook page. Co-hosted by Kernersville Parks and Rec. Recommended for ages 6 and under. For more information, call 336-703-2930.
October 3
50th anniversary celebration will be held at First Baptist Church’s Child Development Center on Sunday, October 3. The event, which is open to the community, will include food, games, crafts, bounce houses and more.
October 6
Fire Prevention Week Kids Day will be held at Union Cross Fire Department, located at 4401 High Point Rd. on Wednesday, October 6 from 4 – 6 p.m. Enjoy refreshments while meeting the firefighters and seeing the trucks. Each child will also receive a bag of goodies to take home. Check the fire department’s Facebook page or website for updates due to COVID-19.
October 6
Food Day at the Carolina Classic Fair this year will be held on Wednesday, October 6. This day is an annual community food drive benefiting Crisis Control Ministry (CCM) at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds, as part of the Carolina Classic Fair. Fair attendees may bring at least 5 non-perishable food items to donate to CCM to gain one free admission to the Carolina Classic Fair on Wednesday, October 6. Anyone interested in volunteering with CCM at this event can email volunteer@crisiscontrol.org for more information.
October 8
31st Annual Shepherds Center Golf Tournament will be held at Pine Knolls Golf Club on October 8. To register to play or for more information about the benefits of sponsorship, contact: Lynne at 336-996-6696 or by e-mail at lynne@shepctrkville.com.
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.
October 9
Fall Arts and Crafts Extravaganza will be held at Oak Ridge Presbyterian Church, located at 2614 Oak Ridge Rd. in Oak Ridge, on Saturday, October 9 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The event will include local artists, craftspeople and food vendors. Vendor information can be found at www.orpc.org/copy-of-contact.
October 12
Storytime in the Garden at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main St., will be held on Tuesday, October 12 at 10 a.m. Join Miss Stefanie from the Paddison Memorial Library in Kernersville for our brand new Storytime in the Garden. We’ll read stories, sing songs, and learn about gardening from garden staff too. The upcoming dates are the second Tuesdays of the month at 10 a.m.: Other dates include October 12, and November 9. Recommended for ages 6 and under. Co-hosted by the Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden. For more information, call 336-703-2930.
October 16
Toys for Tots 5K run/walk will be held at Oak Ridge Town Park, located at 6231 Lisa Dr., from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. This is a Toys for Tots kickoff event raising funds and collecting toys for children in need in the Triad area. There will also be photo opportunities with Marines in their best uniforms. Registration fee is an unopened toy and $25. To register, visit www.orya.website.sportssignup.com.
October 16
Drive Out Domestic Violence Golf Tournament to raise money for Next Step Ministries will be held at Pine Knolls Golf Course, located at 1100 Quail Hollow Rd. The tournament format will be a four man scramble and the top three teams will win prizes. In addition to winners, they will have a $10,000 Hole in One challenge, Longest Drive challenge, three other closest to the pin challenges and raffle prizes. Team entry is $300 and they will also offer many different sponsorship packages that your business can take advantage of. To sign up, visit www.drive-out-domestic-violence-golf-tournament.perfectgolfevent.com/about-us.
October 17
100 Year Homecoming for Smith Grove Baptist Church, located at 2707 Sandy Ridge Rd. in Colfax, will be held on October 17 at 11 a.m. The event will feature special singing by The Joyful Sounds, followed by a homecoming meal.
October 18
Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden on Monday, October 18 from 2:30 – 7 p.m. Use RapidPass to complete your pre-reading and donation questions online, to reduce the time spent at the drive by 15 minutes. Blood donations are tested for COVID-19 antibodies. Also, blood donations will be tested for sickle cell trait from self-identified African American donors. Wear a face covering or mask or one will be provided. To schedule an appointment, visit www.redcrossblood.org and use Sponsor Code: Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden or call 336-996-7888.
October 19
Candidate’s Forum hosted by the Kernersville Chamber or Commerce will be held on Tuesday, October 19 at Town Hall. Meet the candidates at 4:30; alderman candidates forum at 5:15; mayoral candidates forum at 7. Livestream and in person. Free and open to the public. Submit questions to chriscomer@kernersvillenc.com. Deadline for question submission is noon on Sept. 20. Questions will not be accepted at the event.
October 21
American Legion Post 36 holds their monthly membership at Sedge Garden Baptist Church, located at 4221 Kernersville Rd., on the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. All veterans are welcome to attend.
October 21
Concert on the Lawn: Sassafras will be held on Thursday, October 21 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden. To purchase tickets, visit www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org. This event is part of the John & Bobby Wolfe Concert Series. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door. Gates open at 5 p.m. Music stars at 6:30 p.m. Food and beverages will be available for purchase on site. No outside food or drink. No coolers, smoking or pets, and no vaping.
October 23
JDRF OneWalk will be held at Triad Park on Saturday, October 23 at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., and 1 p.m. For more information or to register, visit https://www2.jdrf.org/site/TR?fr_id=8447&pg=entry.
October 30
5th Annual Fall Vendor Show Fundraiser/Trick-or-Treat event will be held at Union Cross Fire and Rescue Department, located at 4401 High Point Rd., on Saturday, October 30 from 5 – 8 p.m. Vendors welcome. To become a vendor, send an email to ucfdevents@gmail.com. All proceeds from the vendor/craft space fees will go towards the purchase of new rescue tools.
October 30
Drive Thru Trick-or-Treat will be held at Kernersville Wesleyan Church, located at 930 North Main St., on Saturday, October 30 at 6:30 p.m. Get the kids dressed in their favorite costume, load up the car and head out to the second annual event. There will be tons of decorations, inflatable characters, tons of crazy characters and lots of candy.
October 30
Kernersville Fall Market will be held at Körner’s Folly on Saturday, October 30 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The event is hosted by Aixa Maria’s Gift Baskets, LLC. Local craft vendors & artisans will set up on the lawn of the Körner’s Folly to showcase and sell their handmade creations. Admission to the public is free. This is an outdoor event.
November 4
Holiday Market Stroll will be held at Oak Ridge Military Academy, located at 2317 Oak Ridge Rd. in Oak Ridge, on Thursday, November 4 from 3:30 – 7:30 p.m. Join for some of your favorites from the market along with some new faces to enjoy, hot chocolate, shopping and fun while strolling through the grounds
November 6
Fall in the Park will be held at Oak Ridge Town Park on Saturday, November 6 at 10 a.m. The event is hosted by Purple Wagon Events, LLC. The event will feature shopping with over 75 crafters, artisans, and specialty booths. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.
November 13
Fall Missions Bazaar will be held at Kernersville Wesleyan Church, located at 930 North Main St., on Saturday, November 13 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. There will be over 40 vendors, unique crafts and handmade items. There will also be food, including homemade desserts, fresh and frozen Brunswick stew, chicken stews and pies. Breakfast will be available from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. Breakfast will include ham and tenderloin biscuits.
November 18
American Legion Post 36 holds their monthly membership at Sedge Garden Baptist Church, located at 4221 Kernersville Rd., on the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. All veterans are welcome to attend.
November 20
Annual BBQ/Raffle Fundraiser will be held at Union Cross Fire and Rescue Department, located at 4401 High Point Rd., on Saturday, November 20 from 4 – 8 p.m.
November 26
Black Friday and Small Business Saturday will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 South Main St., on Friday, November 26 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. There will be over 50 holiday crafters, specialty foods, and vendors.
December 16
American Legion Post 36 holds their monthly membership at Sedge Garden Baptist Church, located at 4221 Kernersville Rd., on the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. All veterans are welcome to attend.