Programs by Place

Buies Creek

Grant Event
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 8:00am
Scott Concert Hall, Taylor Bott Fine Arts Building, Campbell University
143 Main Street
Buies Creek, NC 27506

A North Carolina Humanities Council grant supports this day-long Children’s Literary Symposium for K-12 teachers, media specialists, education professors, university librarians, in-service educators, and public library children’s librarians. The symposium will help participants teach poetry and visual literacy to support students’ literacy and reading comprehension skills.

Contact: LaKeshia Darden 910-893-1595 dardenl@campbell.edu

Cary

Road Scholar Event
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 1:00pm
Cary Senior Center
120 Maury O'dell place
Cary, NC 27513

Dublin

Grant Event
Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 11:00am
Bladen County Community College Library
7418 NC Highway 41 West
Dublin, NC 28332

Writer and former U.S. Navy JAG Officer/Special Assistant United States Attorney, Don Brown reads from his book Call Sign Extortion 17: The Shoot-Down of Seal Team Six. The book discusses what could have happened to the United States helicopter call sign "Extortion 17" three months after Navy Seal Team. Includes Q&A. This is the first event in the College’s Writers Series.

Contact: Joyce Bahhouth  910-879-5540 jbahhouth@bladencc.edu

Fayetteville,

Grant Event
Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 1:00pm
Airborne & Special Operations Museum
100 Bragg Blvd
Fayetteville,, NC 28301

This is My Home Now is a documentary film that explores the lives of four teens, members of Montagnard immigrant families who fled their homelands in Southeast Asia in the past decade. The Montagnards allied with the U.S. during the Vietnam War and were granted refugee status in 1986. Thirty years later, North Carolina is home to over 10,000 Montagnards, making it the largest population outside of Southeast Asia.

Greensboro

Road Scholar Event
Friday, October 7, 2016 - 8:00pm
Sheraton Hotel
3121 Gate City Blvd
Greensboro, NC 27407
Road Scholar Event
Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 9:00am
Embassy Suites at Airport
204 Centreport Drive
Greensboro, NC 27409
Grant Event
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 7:00pm
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
1400 Spring Garden St
Greensboro, NC 27412

This is My Home Now is a documentary film that explores the lives of four teens, members of Montagnard immigrant families who fled their homelands in Southeast Asia in the past decade. The Montagnards allied with the U.S. during the Vietnam War and were granted refugee status in 1986. Thirty years later, North Carolina is home to over 10,000 Montagnards, making it the largest population outside of Southeast Asia.

Mt. Pleasant

Road Scholar Event
Sunday, October 9, 2016 - 2:00pm
Eastern Cabarrus Historical Society
1100 N. Main Street
Mt. Pleasant, NC 28124

Wilmington

Grant Event
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 6:30pm
University of North Carolina at Wilmington
601 S College Rd
Wilmington, NC 28403

This is My Home Now is a documentary film that explores the lives of four teens, members of Montagnard immigrant families who fled their homelands in Southeast Asia in the past decade. The Montagnards allied with the U.S. during the Vietnam War and were granted refugee status in 1986. Thirty years later, North Carolina is home to over 10,000 Montagnards, making it the largest population outside of Southeast Asia.