Things to do Around Pinehurst this Weekend – Weekend of 3/3/2017

by patricrawley on March 1, 2017

Friday,March 3

  • Nature Study Program

    • “Scampering Squirrels (For Wee Ones!).”
    • Learn more about these entertaining critters through reading a book, playing some games, and making a craft.
    • All activities will be geared towards 3- to 5-year-olds and meant for parents to do with their children.
    • 10 am at Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve, 1024 Fort Bragg Road, Southern Pines. 910 692-2167
  • History of Pinehurst Tour

    • Experience the Home of American Golf on a guided windshield tour with Kirk Tours and learn about Mr. Tufts and some of Pinehurst’s celebrity patrons.
    • Cost: $20/person.
    • Tours last aproximately 75 minutes.
    • Departs from Pinehurst Historic Theatre at 11 a.m., 2 and 4 p.m., 90 Cherokee Road. 910 295-2257
  • Young People’s Fine Arts Festival

    • You’re invited to view award-winning art by Moore County students in grades K–12.
    • Opening Reception
    • Award Ceremony at 6 p.m.
    • Exhibit will be open from March 3 through 31
    • 5 – 7 pm at Campbell House Galleries, 482 E Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. 910 692-2787

Saturday, March 4

  • Saturday Kids Program

    • Dr. Seuss Day Children’s Program.
    • Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday (March 2nd) with a cake and stories.
    • Sign your child up for their first Library card. Library cards are free for everyone!
    • Activities and fun for the whole family.
    • 10 am – 12 pm at Given Memorial Library. 150 Cherokee Road, Pinehurst. 910 295-6022
  • History of Pinehurst Tour

    • Experience the Home of American Golf on a guided windshield tour with Kirk Tours and learn about Mr. Tufts and some of Pinehurst’s celebrity patrons.
    • Cost: $20/person.
    • Tours last aproximately 75 minutes.
    • Departs from Pinehurst Historic Theatre at 11 a.m., 2 and 4 p.m., 90 Cherokee Road. 910 295-2257
  • Tax Help

    • AARP-trained volunteers are available at the library all month to assist with tax returns, free of charge.
    • You must come in person—no appointments given by phone.
    • 10 am – 1 pm at Southern Pines Public Library, 170 W. Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. 910 692-8235
  • Walking Book Club

    • Meet at the Library for a brisk half-hour walk through beautiful downtown Southern Pines to discuss current reads, make book suggestions, and enjoy being active outside.
    • Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.
    • This month on Mar 4, 11, 18, and 25.
    • 10 am at Southern Pines Public Library, 170 W Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. 910 692-8235

Sunday, March 5

  • Nature Study Program

    • “Paint Hill Hike.”
    • This property has more elevation change than much of the Sandhills, as well as a rare plant called Pyxie-moss that blooms in winter.
    • Meet at the Visitor Center and caravan 1.5 miles to the Paint Hill Tract.
    • 3 – 4 pm at Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve, 1024 Fort Bragg Road, Southern Pines. 910 692-2167
  • Explorations Series for Adults

    • Computer Health by Sandy Berger, a technology guru and author of eight books who specializes in helping those over 40 make the most of technology to enhance their lives.
    • 3 – 4 pm at Southern Pines Public Library, 170 W Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. 910 692-8235
  • The Rooster’s Wife

    • Kerrville Song Circle performs.
    • Doors Open at 6 pm
    • Tickets are $15 in advance.
    • 6:46 pm at The Poplar Knight Spot, 114 Knight St., Aberdeen. 910 944-7502
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