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Tuesday, April 2

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! THE TWEEN SCENE: BIG GAME NIGHT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

P — FREE! FAMILY BINGO for ages 8 and older is at 7 p.m. at the Central-Clemson Library. For details, visit https://pickenscountylibrarysystem.com.

Wednesday, April 3

G — BIRD BONANZA is at the Greenville Zoo. This Zoo Tots program is for ages 2 – 4 with a guardian. Learn about animals who live underground. To register, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

S — FREE! AFTER-SCHOOL EXPLORERS is at 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Grades 1 – 4. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN BOARD GAME BLOWOUT is at 4 p.m. at the Woodruff Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Thursday, April 4

G — LEARNING SAFARI THURSDAY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — FREE! AN EVENING WITH CHOREOGRAPHER GARTH FAGAN is at 7:30 p.m. in Sakas on the campus of the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities. For details, visit www.scgsah.org.

S — FREE! MAKE “EGG”CELENT ART at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Registration is required. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

P — FREE! TRIVIA NIGHT for ages 10 and older is at 7 p.m. at the Central-Clemson Library. For details, visit https://pickenscountylibrarysystem.com.

Friday, April 5

G — STARRY NIGHTS is at Roper Mountain Science Center. Show times are 6 and 7:30 p.m. at the T. C. Hooper Planetarium. A separate ticket is required for each show. The Daniel Observatory will also be open from 7 – 9:15 p.m., weather permitting, for viewing through the 23-inch telescope. Visit https://www.ropermountain.org.

G — “A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 7 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

Saturday, April 6

G — FREE! THE GREAT EGGVENTURE is 9 a.m. – noon at Heritage Park. This free community-wide event includes egg hunts, inflatables, prizes, live music and more. Pre-register at eggventure.org.

G — BIRD BONANZA is at the Greenville Zoo. This Zoo Tots program is for ages 2 – 4 with a guardian. Learn about animals who live underground. To register, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — ENRICHMENT DAY is at 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. Guests receive an inside glimpse at how zoo staff use enrichment to create a challenging environment to address an animal's social, psychological and physical needs. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — “A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — THE SPRING FLEA is 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Swamp Rabbit Café. The event includes live music, local artisans and more. For details, visit swamprabbitcafe.com.

G — THE 2019 CORNHOLE DERBY benefiting The Center for Developmental Services is at Trailblazer Park in Travelers Rest. Registration is at 1 p.m. and games begin at 2 p.m. Teams of two players may sign up for a corporate or individual team. Corporate sponsorships are available. General admission is free.

To sign up for a team or be corporate sponsor, contact Joy Blue at 864-331-1314 or Joy.Blue@cdservices.org. For more information, visit www.cornholederby.com.

G — FREE! A BATMAN BIRTHDAY BASH is at 3 p.m. at the Simpsonville Branch Library. To register, call 864-963-9031. Visit https://www.greenvillelibrary.org.

P — FREE! DO THE PALMETTO BASICS at 12:30 p.m. at the Pickens and Liberty Libraries. For details, visit https://pickenscountylibrarysystem.com.

Sunday, April 7

G — “A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

Tuesday, April 9

G — “ELEPHANTS CANNOT DANCE,” a South Carolina Children’s Theatre Tell-Me-a-Story event, is at 9:30 and 11 a.m. at 1200 Pendleton St. For tickets and details, visit https://scchildrenstheatre.org.

G — SPRING SING 2019 is at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! EXPLORE CODING at 4 p.m. at the Cowpens Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! THE TWEEN SCENE: ESCAPE ROOM is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, April 10

SPRING HOMESCHOOL DAY is at Chimney Rock Park. Registration is required. To register, call 828-625-9611. For details, visit www.chimneyrockpark.com.

G — FREE! A YEAR POET’S DREAM is at 6:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. The event features Jacqueline Woodson, 2018-19 National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, and author of “Brown Girl Dreaming.” Visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! BRAIN SURGE: ARCHAEOLOGY is at 11 a.m. at the Cowpens Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! AFTER-SCHOOL EXPLORERS is at 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Grades 1 – 4. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN BOOK CLUB: National Poetry Month Edition is at 4 p.m. at the Woodruff Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Thursday, April 11

G — FREE! ORIGAMI HOUR is at 3:45 p.m. at the Simpsonville Branch Library. Ages 8 – 12 with an adult caregiver. Visit https://www.greenvillelibrary.org.

S — MUSIC ON MAIN is 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. in Morgan Square. For details, visit www.cityofspartanburg.org/music-on-main.

Friday, April 12

G — AVITAL MEETS AVITAL is at 10 a.m. at the Peace Center. Recommended for grades 3 – 12. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — STARRY NIGHTS is at Roper Mountain Science Center. Show times are 6 and 7:30 p.m. at the T. C. Hooper Planetarium. A separate ticket is required for each show. The Daniel Observatory will also be open from 7 – 9:15 p.m., weather permitting, for viewing through the 23-inch telescope. Visit https://www.ropermountain.org.

S — FREE! LITTLE SPROUTS’ DAY OUT is at 11:30 a.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Birth – age 3. This is a drop-in play date to make crafts, engage in imaginative play and more. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! HOMESCHOOL HAPPENINGS: George Washington Carver is at 1:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Ages 5 – 12. Registration is required. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — “JUNIE B. JONES IS NOT A CROOK” is presented by The Spartanburg Youth Theatre at 4:30 and 7 p.m. at Chapman Cultural Center. Tickets are $15 each for adults and $10 each for ages 18 and younger. Visit www.chapmanculturalcenter.org or call 864-582-ARTS (2787).

S — JAZZ ON THE SQUARE is 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. in Morgan Square. For details, visit www.cityofspartanburg.org/music-on-main.

Saturday, April 13

G — SATURDAY SAFARI: FEATHERED FRIENDS for ages 4 – 6 is at 10 a.m. at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — THE SPRING FLEA is 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Swamp Rabbit Café. The event includes live music, local artisans and more. For details, visit swamprabbitcafe.com.

G — FREE! THE City of Greer’s 2019 Eggtastic Easter Event is 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Century Park. Visit https://www.facebook.com/greerprograms.

G — FREE! COMMUNITY EASTER EGG DROP is noon – 4 p.m. at Sunset Park in Mauldin. Thousands of Easter eggs will be dropped from a helicopter. Arrive early. Visit www.mauldinculturalcenter.org/events/community-events.

G — INTERNATIONAL BALLET PRESENTS “CULTURA” at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! SPARTANBURG SOARING KITE FESTIVAL is 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Chapman Cultural Center. The festival includes live music, food trucks, and a makers’ market. Kites are available for purchase or bring your own. For details, visit https://www.chapmanculturalcenter.org/spartanburg-soaring.

S — FREE! LITTLE SPROUTS’ DAY OUT is at 11:30 a.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Birth – age 3. This is a drop-in play date to make crafts, engage in imaginative play and more. Call 864-596-3504.

S — “JUNIE B. JONES IS NOT A CROOK” is presented by The Spartanburg Youth Theatre at 2 and 4:30 p.m. at Chapman Cultural Center. Tickets are $15 each for adults and $10 each for ages 18 and younger. Visit www.chapmanculturalcenter.org or call 864-582-ARTS (2787).

P — FREE! GARDEN GATE BUNNIES is at 10:30 a.m. at the Pickens Library. Learn about and meet the rabbits from Garden Gate Rabbit Park. For details, visit https://pickenscountylibrarysystem.com.

P — FREE! AN EASTER EGG HUNT is at 10:30 a.m. at the Liberty Library. For details, visit https://pickenscountylibrarysystem.com.

P — FREE! DO THE PALMETTO BASICS at 12:30 p.m. at the Pickens and Liberty Libraries. For details, visit https://pickenscountylibrarysystem.com.

Sunday, April 14

G — INTERNATIONAL BALLET PRESENTS “CULTURA” at 3 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

Monday, April 15

IT’S WATER SAFETY WEEK at all Greenville YMCA facilities with access to pools — Eastside Family YMCA in Taylors, Caine Halter YMCA in Greenville, and Y Program Center in Simpsonville. Water safety lessons will be offered free to the community starting with children ages 6 months and older. Registration is required. Sessions run 30 minutes. Register online at https://www.ymcagreenville.org/more-programs?category[0]=235 or at each YMCA location.

Tuesday, April 16

G — FREE! JACKIE KENNEDY Chautauqua Talk is at 7 p.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Visit greenvillechautauqua.org or call 864-244-1499.

G — FREE! THE GOVERNOR’S SCHOOL’S Piano Ensemble recital is at 7:30 p.m. in Smith Recital Hall on the SCGSAH campus. For details, visit www.scgsah.org.

G – FREE! WATER SAFETY WEEK is at YMCA of Greenville. Visit https://www.ymcagreenville.org/more-programs?category[0]=235 to register.

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! THE TWEEN SCENE: BOB ROSS PAINT PARTY is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, April 17

G – FREE! WATER SAFETY WEEK is at YMCA of Greenville. Visit https://www.ymcagreenville.org/more-programs?category[0]=235 to register.

S — FREE! AFTER-SCHOOL EXPLORERS is at 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Grades 1 – 4. Call 864-596-3504.

P — FREE! AN EASTER EGG SCAVENGER HUNT is all day at the Pickens Library. For details, visit https://pickenscountylibrarysystem.com.

Thursday, April 18

G — LEARNING SAFARI THURSDAY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — LIVING GALLERY: SOMEWHERE FOREVER is at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. at Rodeheaver Auditorium at Bob Jones University. For tickets, visit https://www.bju.edu/events/fine-arts or call 864-770-1372.

G – FREE! WATER SAFETY WEEK is at YMCA of Greenville. Visit https://www.ymcagreenville.org/more-programs?category[0]=235 to register.

S — FREE! TWEENS: BOARD GAMES AFTERNOON is at 3:30 p.m. at the Landrum Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — MUSIC ON MAIN is 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. in Morgan Square. For details, visit www.cityofspartanburg.org/music-on-main.

Friday, April 19

G — LIVING GALLERY: SOMEWHERE FOREVER is at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. at Rodeheaver Auditorium at Bob Jones University. For tickets, visit https://www.bju.edu/events/fine-arts or call 864-770-1372.

G – FREE! WATER SAFETY WEEK is at YMCA of Greenville. Visit https://www.ymcagreenville.org/more-programs?category[0]=235 to register.

S — FREE! A HOMESCHOOL LIBRARY SCAVENGER HUNT is at 1:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Ages 5 – 12. Registration is required. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — JAZZ ON THE SQUARE is 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. in Morgan Square. For details, visit www.cityofspartanburg.org/music-on-main.

Saturday, April 20

EASTER EGG HUNT 2019 is 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Denver Downs Farm. This is a ticketed event. For details and tickets, visit https://denverdownsfarm.ticketleap.com/easter-egg-hunt-2019.

THE TD BANK REEDY RIVER RUN 10K, 5K or youth run is in downtown Greenville. For details and registration, visit https://www.greenvilledowntowndouble.com.

G — PARTY FOR THE PLANET is 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. Celebrate Earth Day and learn how to make the planet a better place. Visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — A BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR for ages 5 and older is at 2 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — LIVING GALLERY: SOMEWHERE FOREVER is at 2, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. at Rodeheaver Auditorium at Bob Jones University. For tickets, visit https://www.bju.edu/events/fine-arts or call 864-770-1372.

P — FREE! WATCH A FAMILY MOVIE at 10:30 a.m. at the Pickens Library. For details, visit https://pickenscountylibrarysystem.com.

P — FREE! DO THE PALMETTO BASICS at 12:30 p.m. at the Pickens and Liberty Libraries. For details, visit https://pickenscountylibrarysystem.com.

Sunday, April 21

EASTER EGG HUNTS are on the front lawn of Biltmore Estate in Asheville. Entertainment is for ages 2 – 9 and includes sweet treats, magic shows and photos with the Easter Rabbit. The Easter Egg Hunt is included in regular estate admission. For details, visit www.biltmore.com.

AN EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE is at Chimney Rock Park. For details, visit www.chimneyrockpark.com.

G — AN EASTER EGG HUNT is at 11 a.m. at Swamp Rabbit Café. For details, visit swamprabbitcafe.com.

Tuesday, April 23

G — THE VILLALOBOS BROTHERS perform at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. Recommended for grades pre-K – 12. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — UHM’S MAGIC TREE HOUSE KIDS’ BOOK CLUB is at 3:30 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Today’s book is “Earthquake in the Early Morning.” Registration is recommended. Admission or museum membership required. For details, visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — FREE! THE GOVERNOR’S SCHOOL’S Woodwind Chamber recital is at 7:30 p.m. in Smith Recital Hall on the SCGSAH campus. For details, visit www.scgsah.org.

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! THE TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, April 24

G — THE VILLALOBOS BROTHERS perform at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. Recommended for grades pre-K – 12. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! AFTER-SCHOOL EXPLORERS is at 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Grades 1 – 4. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN STEM: EARTH DAY is at 4 p.m. at the Woodruff Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Thursday, April 25

G — THE VILLALOBOS BROTHERS perform at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. Recommended for grades pre-K – 12. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! MUGGLE MARAUDERS is at 3:30 p.m. at the Pelham Road Branch Library. Ages 8 – 12. Email pelhamroad@greenvillelibrary.org or call 864-288-6688 to register. For details, visit https://www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — A DJ DANCE PARTY is 5 – 10 p.m. at Swamp Rabbit Café.

Pizza is served 5 – 8:30 p.m. and the DJ plays from 7 – 10 p.m. The event is a benefit for Ronald McDonald House. For details, visit swamprabbitcafe.com.

S — FREE! MAKE RAINDROP SUNCATCHERS at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — MUSIC ON MAIN is 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. in Morgan Square. For details, visit www.cityofspartanburg.org/music-on-main.

Friday, April 26

G — STARRY NIGHTS is at Roper Mountain Science Center. Show times are 6 and 7:30 p.m. at the T. C. Hooper Planetarium. A separate ticket is required for each show. The Daniel Observatory will also be open from 7 – 9:15 p.m., weather permitting, for viewing through the 23-inch telescope. Visit https://www.ropermountain.org.

S — FREE! A HOMESCHOOL ARTISTIC PAINT PARTY is at 1:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Ages 5 – 12. Registration is required. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — SPARTANBURG’S SPRING FLING is 5 – 10 p.m. in downtown Spartanburg. The event includes entertainment, food trucks, a family fun zone and more. For details, visit www.cityofspartanburg.org/spring-fling.

P — A GOLF TOURNAMENT benefitting Lakes and Bridges Charter School, a school designed to teach children with dyslexia, is at Southern Oaks Golf Course in Easley. For details, visit www.lakesandbridges.org/fundraising.

Saturday, April 27

AN ANNUAL REVOLUTIONARY WAR LIVING HISTORY ENCAMPMENT is 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Musgrove Mill State Historic Site. The event includes reenactors historic weapons demonstrations, historic craft demonstrations and more. Admission is $5 each for adults and $2 each for ages 15 and younger. Bring bottled water and prepare for the weather. For more information, email mgmillsp@scprt.com or call 864-938-0100.

AN EVENING OF HOPE, benefiting Project HOPE Foundation, is at the Greenville Convention Center. The event features a cocktail hour, sit-down dinner, auctions and more. For tickets, visit https://www.projecthopesc.org.

G — GREENVILLE HUMANE SOCIETY’S MUTT STRUT is at 8:30 a.m. at 550 S. Main St. The dog-friendly event is a 2-mile walk and run and includes live music, pizza, face painters, giveaways and more. Participants can fundraise to help support the ongoing care of the animals at Greenville Humane Society. For details and registration, visit www.ghsmuttstrut.com.

G — FREE! KIDS’ FEST AT HERITAGE GREEN is 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. on the lawn at Heritage Green. The event includes free activities and games, with age-appropriate activities for ages 1 – 5. For details, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/2170944876299559.

G — SAVE THE FROGS AND CITIZEN SCIENCE DAY is 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. Learn how to help with science research projects. Visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — THE WHEELS FOR MEALS CHARITY RIDE is at Trailblazer Park in Travelers Rest. The event supports Meals on Wheels Greenville and includes five routes, including a Family Fun Ride and a 100-mile trek. To register, visit www.wheelsformeals.com.

G — FREE! STORY TIME BALLET, presented by International Ballet, is at 10 a.m. at the Simpsonville Branch Library and at 11:30 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Visit https://www.greenvillelibrary.org.

S — WILDLIFE ACTION’S PIONEER DAY 2019 is 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Lost Acres in Spartanburg. Rain date is May 4. The event is for ages 7 – 11 and includes a gun safety video, candle making, archery, skins and skulls, assembling bird boxes and more. The cost is $12 per child and includes lunch. Registration is required. Registration deadline is April 20 for individuals and April 13 for groups. For additional information and registration forms, visit www.wlaupstate.org or contact Jane Hughston at 864-576-2236 or janenewt@charter.net.

S — SPARTANBURG’S SPRING FLING is 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. in downtown Spartanburg. The event includes entertainment, food trucks, a family fun zone and more. For details, visit www.cityofspartanburg.org/spring-fling.

P — FREE! WATCH A FAMILY MOVIE at 11 a.m. at the Easley Library. For details, visit https://pickenscountylibrarysystem.com.

P — FREE! DO THE PALMETTO BASICS at 12:30 p.m. at the Pickens and Liberty Libraries. For details, visit https://pickenscountylibrarysystem.com.

Sunday, April 28

AN ANNUAL REVOLUTIONARY WAR LIVING HISTORY ENCAMPMENT — See April 27.

S — SPARTANBURG’S SPRING FLING is noon – 6 p.m. in downtown Spartanburg. The event includes entertainment, food trucks, a family fun zone and more. For details, visit www.cityofspartanburg.org/spring-fling.

Tuesday, April 30

G — FREE! THE GOVERNOR’S SCHOOL’S Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra and Wind Ensemble concert is at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.scgsah.org. Reserve tickets at peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! THE TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

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