North Carolina in World War I Traveling Exhibit

Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site

Apr 25, 2018 - May 12, 2018

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

North Carolinians served in all the major battles of the Western Front in 1918. Join us to learn about North Carolina's role during World War I.This exhibit is free to the public and will only be available at Reed from April 3rd - May 12th. The exhibit is available during our regular hours, 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Tuesday-Saturday.Note: we are still looking for local artifacts to include in the...

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Special Displays: Billy Graham's 100th Year

Billy Graham Library

Apr 25, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018

This event occurs daily, every weekday.

Special Displays: Billy Graham’s 100th Year For more than 70 years, Billy Graham proclaimed the Good News of Jesus Christ—and as we celebrate Billy’s 100th year, we are taking a look back at the remarkable ways God has used him to share the Gospel with millions. Come enjoy fascinating photos, memorabilia, and stories during 12 months of rotating special displays at the Library. The...

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From Over Here to Over There: World War I in the Southwest Piedmont

Kings Mountain Historical Museum

Apr 25, 2018 - May 12, 2018

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Featuring a traveling exhibit from Gaston County Museum, discover how Cleveland and Gaston Counties did their bit when the United States joined the Great War in  1916. Visitors will be able to visualize the greater timeline of the war, see where this region fit in the wider conflict, and discover some of the specific regiments and combat local men engaged in.

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Engage Art Contest

www.engageart.org

Apr 25, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018

What: Engage Art is a juried competition asking artists (18+) to submit visual art, music and video that is inspired by Ephesians 6:10-20.   To Enter: Go to http://www.EngageArt.org and submit your work!   Timeline: Our pilot contest is running in the Carolinas from mid-February through September 30, 2018, with winners announced in late 2018. An international version of the contest...

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Uptown Crawl presented by HomeTrust Bank

Uptown Charlotte

Apr 26, 2018

Join us at the Uptown Crawl presented by HomeTrust Bank on Thursday, April 26th, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., and get free admission to Uptown museums and art galleries. Start at any one of them and plan your route. You can walk between the venues or travel by free trolley.    Mission  To showcase Uptown’s culture by producing a recurring event that gives attendees free admission to...

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Community Pie Social

McColl Center for Art + Innovation

Apr 26, 2018

You’re invited to our Community Pie Social, a time for neighborly fellowship and conversation over pie about topical issues that impact people's daily lives. We will break bread and listen to each other as we discuss issues of displacement and disposability in communities of color.  Our current exhibition, Transitory Emplacements, is our starting point. The exhibition addresses themes of...

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Reed Gold Mine 1850s Mining Event

Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site

Apr 28, 2018

Reed will highlight the 1850s mining era through living history demonstrations of surface and underground mining, hands-on mining activities and general demonstrations. Costumed interpreters will demonstrate cradle and log rockers, used to sort through dirt and find large nuggets on the surface. Other interpreters will show how blasting holes were drilled and gold bearing quartz rock was...

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