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Busy time for area sports events

WYSA Summer Explosion Cup is Aug. 9 to 11 this year. The event brings in a lot of teams and money to the community.
The Wilson Parks and Recreation Department not only provides locations and manpower when hosting various sporting events throughout the year, but it serves as an economic powerhouse in terms of money …
Russell Yerkes' large watercolor paintings will be part of the "Sparkle and Light" show.

Gallery brings 'Sparkle and Light'

Bring some "Sparkle and Light" to Historic Downtown Wilson with the Barnes Corner Gallery First Friday Open House, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on March 1. This month's opening will feature watercolor artists …
The exhibit "20 Years in Wilson" will feature work by Mark Gordon.

Celebrating 20 years of work in Wilson

The Arts Council of Wilson will host the expressive work of local potter and educator Mark Gordon in the Hammond Gallery at the Edna Boykin Cultural Center from March 14 to April 27. The opening …
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Live Music March 2019

SATURDAY, MARCH 2 Bud Moffett 7 p.m. 217 Brew Works 217 South St. Listen to music by Bud Moffett and enjoy food by Cousin’s Main Lobster. FRIDAY, MARCH 8 Thomas Robinson …

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Monthly Planner March 2019

Friday, MARCH 1 Sparkle and Light 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Barnes Corner Gallery 200 Tarboro St. W. This month’s First Friday opening will feature watercolor artists Russell Yerkes and …

Kim Valentine will be teaching the Creative Kids Painting Academy March 21-April 18.

Classes March 2019

SATURDAY, MARCH 2 Family Night 7 to 8:30 p.m. Colorful Spirits Art Studio 4221 W. Langley Road, Elm City Fee of $10 per person (or four for $35) includes all you and your loved ones …