Programs by Place

Asheboro

Road Scholar Event
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 6:30pm
Asheboro Public Library
201 Worth Street
Asheboro, NC 27203

Asheville

Grant Event
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:00am
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 10:00am
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 10:00am
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 12:00pm
Asheville, NC

This grant supports discussion guides, lobby exhibit, and audience talk backs for the Asheville Creative Arts performance of The Warp & The Weft. From April 18-28, 2019, Asheville Creative Arts will present 16, 60-minute family-friendly performances of The Warp & The Weft, a world premiere, immersive documentary style theatrical experience that aims to offer a more nuanced view of child labor, and by extension, childhood, in the South.

Grant Event
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:00am
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 10:00am
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 10:00am
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 12:00pm
Asheville, NC

This grant supports discussion guides, lobby exhibit, and audience talk backs for the Asheville Creative Arts performance of The Warp & The Weft. From April 18-28, 2019, Asheville Creative Arts will present 16, 60-minute family-friendly performances of The Warp & The Weft, a world premiere, immersive documentary style theatrical experience that aims to offer a more nuanced view of child labor, and by extension, childhood, in the South.

Grant Event
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:00am
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 10:00am
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 10:00am
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 12:00pm
Asheville, NC

This grant supports discussion guides, lobby exhibit, and audience talk backs for the Asheville Creative Arts performance of The Warp & The Weft. From April 18-28, 2019, Asheville Creative Arts will present 16, 60-minute family-friendly performances of The Warp & The Weft, a world premiere, immersive documentary style theatrical experience that aims to offer a more nuanced view of child labor, and by extension, childhood, in the South.

Brevard

Road Scholar Event
Friday, June 21, 2019 - 3:00pm
College Walk Senior Living Community
100 North College Road
Brevard, NC 28712

Burlington

Road Scholar Event
Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 10:00am
Twin Lakes Retirement Community
3701 Wade Coble Drive Gathering Room
Burlington, NC 27215
Road Scholar Event
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 10:00am
Twin Lakes Retirement Community
3701 Wade Coble Drive Gathering Room
Burlington, NC 27215

Charlotte

Grant Event
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 6:00pm
Levine Museum of the New South
200 E 7th St
Charlotte, NC 28202

All New South for the New Southerner programs will be hosted by retired Levine Museum historian Dr. Tom Hanchett. Each program is $20 for non-members (25% discount for members) and includes program, a Southern chicken dinner from Mert’s Heart and Soul, and a cash bar. Space is limited, reservations required. Purchase Tickets.


Tuesday, February 5, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Distilling the South

Grant Event
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 6:00pm
Levine Museum of the New South
200 E 7th St
Charlotte, NC 28202

All New South for the New Southerner programs will be hosted by retired Levine Museum historian Dr. Tom Hanchett. Each program is $20 for non-members (25% discount for members) and includes program, a Southern chicken dinner from Mert’s Heart and Soul, and a cash bar. Space is limited, reservations required. Purchase Tickets.


Tuesday, February 5, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Distilling the South

Grant Event
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 6:00pm
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 6:00pm
Levine Museum of the New South
200 E 7th St
Charlotte, NC 28202

All New South for the New Southerner programs will be hosted by retired Levine Museum historian Dr. Tom Hanchett. Each program is $20 for non-members (25% discount for members) and includes program, a Southern chicken dinner from Mert’s Heart and Soul, and a cash bar. Space is limited, reservations required. Purchase Tickets.


Tuesday, February 5, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Distilling the South

Creedmoor

Road Scholar Event
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 6:00pm
South Branch Public Library
1550 S. Campus Drive
Creedmoor, NC 27522

Gastonia

Road Scholar Event
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 11:00am
Gaston County Public Library (Main Branch)
1555 E. Garrison Boulevard
Gastonia, NC 28054

Greensboro

Grant Event
Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 9:00am
University of North Carolina Greensboro School of Education Building
1300 Spring Garden St
Greensboro, NC

The conference is organized around the theme of “Love and Compassion in Education.” The day will begin with a keynote by Dr. Laura Rendón, include two breakout sessions, and a poster session. The event is free and attendees can register online.

Greenville

Grant Event
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 10:00am
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 10:00am
Various - see notes below Greenville , NC

Community Genealogy Workshop 3/23/19
Scholar/Instructor: Jennifer Daughtrey, Joyner Library North Carolina Collection (Special Collections Division)
Location: Lucille Gorham intergenerational Community Center (West Greenville, NC)
FREE - Open Registration

Community Digital Humanities Workshop 4/27/19
Scholar/Instructor: Anne Whisnant
Location: Lucille Gorham intergenerational Community Center (West Greenville, NC)
FREE - Open Registration

 

Grant Event
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:00am
Joyner Library, ECU Campus Greenville, NC

Community Symposium “Urban Renewal and the North Carolina Landscape”
Keynote: Zena Howard
Location: Joyner Library, ECU
Call for Entries will be released by 2/15/19
Registration will begin in June 2019 via library.ecu.edu

Hatteras

Road Scholar Event
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 2:00pm
Graveyard Museum of the Atlantic
59200 Museum Drive
Hatteras, NC 27943
Road Scholar Event
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 2:00pm
Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum
59200 Museum Drive
Hatteras, NC 27943

Lewisville

Road Scholar Event
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 6:00pm
Lewisville Branch Library
6490 Shallowford Road
Lewisville, NC 27023

Mebane

Road Scholar Event
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 7:00pm
Mebane Historical Museum
209 W. Jackson Street
Mebane, NC 27302

Mount Airy

Road Scholar Event
Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 2:00pm
Mount Airy Museum of Regional History
301 N. Main Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030