National Dance Day celebrated in Greensboro
Dixie Classic Farmers Market to hold corn-shucking and salsa-recipe contests
(Winston-Salem Journal) — The Dixie Classic Farmers Market at the Dixie Classic Fairgrounds will hold a corn-shucking contest and a salsa-recipe contest.
The corn-shucking contest, held in conjunction with Samaritan Ministries, will be at 9 a.m. Saturday. It is open to adults and kids 12 and under.
A cash prize will be awarded to the winning adult and child. Corn shucked will be donated to the soup kitchen at Samaritan Ministries.
The deadline to enter is noon Friday.
The salsa-recipe contest will begin at 9 a.m. Aug. 3. Winners will be announced at 10 a.m.
Winners will receive cash prizes, including $100 for first place, and the Winston-Salem Journal will publish the winning recipes.
The deadline for entries is July 31.
High Point Cycling Classic starts today
Security footage shows Spain train crash.
Our new Carolina SciQuarium is North Carolina’s only center-of-state aquarium. It’s a 22,000 square foot, LEED designed aquarium with a focus on science education, hence the name SciQuarium!
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THE SCIQUARIUM EXPERIENCE
The SciQuarium offers a complete immersion experience. Visitors can engage with animal keepers and educators to learn about the different species of animals and fish. In addition, behind-the-scenes tours and educational SciPods focus on the science of animal care, husbandry and water quality management.
African Penguins, Sharks, Otters, Fishing Cats, Stingrays, Moray Eels, Anaconda, and many more species are featured in our newest attraction!
Naming rights and sponsorship opportunities are available for the Carolina SciQuarium and its exhibits. Please contact Lindsey Zarecky at 336-288-3769 x1385 or firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more how you or your company can be a part of this amazing new endeavor.
HOURS & PRICES
- New SciQuarium opens tomorrow at Greensboro Science Center (myfox8.com)
- Greensboro Science Center and Carolina SciQuarium (olsonology.com)
- Aquarium in Greensboro opens this weekend (newsobserver.com)
- New SciQuarium turns out record crowds (myfox8.com)
- The man behind Greensboro Science Center (myfox8.com)
Saturday, July 20, 2013
Local Bike Shops will hold training rides for anyone interested in the Bike MS: Tour to Tanglewood. The hosting bike shop will provide a short and long option at each ride with a marked route, cue sheet, rest stops and SAG. Yes, these rides are FREE!
Check in starts at 7am, and the ride starts at 8am.
Mileage options: 10, 27, 35 and 50
We will also be providing Chick-fil-A Chick-n-Minis breakfast, reststops / sag support, free on site post ride massages from My Massage of Clemmons and of course everything in the store will be on sale.