The N.C. Museum of History announces the winners of the 2011 N.C. Museum of History Student Essay Contest
Chuck McShane, a graduate student at UNC-Charlotte, won first place for his essay “Cocktails and Cultural Conflict: North Carolina, 1965-1980.” His essay examines the cultural conflict surrounding the North Carolina General Assembly debates over restaurant alcohol sales from 1966 to…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Shugg on February 24, 2011 at 8:30pm — No Comments
Parkwood Sports Association (PSA) is excited to announce that the 2011 Baseball/Softball season is among us and online registration is open.
Registration is EASY, but there are a couple of steps involved!
1. Visit http://psa.baberuthonline.com and decide which division your player will play.
2. Once you decide on your division REGISTER! Note there is a $6.75 convenience fee for using online…Continue
Added by Shandra Botts on February 23, 2011 at 5:13pm — No Comments
Are you or someone you know having a baby?
Is someone you know recovering from surgery?
Are you just a really nice person and want to plan meals for a friend?
Now there is a free and easy way to organize all the details of a meal registry:
Added by Leigh Ann Miller on February 22, 2011 at 3:09pm — No Comments
You're Invited to a Grand Opening Event!
Come celebrate the newest location of Stroller Strides classes in the Midtown Raleigh area with a FREE Stroller Strides class!
Tuesday March 1st
9:30am: Registration opens (Click…Continue
Added by Missy Currin on February 16, 2011 at 9:52pm — No Comments
If you've ever dreamed of making it through the finish line, but don't know how to get started, or if you've run in the past and would like to get back into it, then this program is for…Continue
Added by Jennifer Kedrowski on February 16, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Borders just released a list of stores that are closing. The Triangle is being hit hard with 4 stores on the list. The locations being closed are in Apex (Beaver Creek), Cary (Walnut Street), Chapel Hill (Fordham Blvd) and Raleigh (Six Forks)). It's a sad day.
Here is a complete list- sortable by heading:…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Shugg on February 15, 2011 at 11:00pm — No Comments
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Congratulations to Jana Parks, winner of four tickets to the opening night show of "Madagascar Live!" at DPAC Feb. 18. Jana answered our trivia questions correctly and increased her chances of winning by emailing us the Triangle TRACKS Facebook page "fans only"…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Shugg on February 7, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Out here in the suburbs we have few worries. Sure there are money issues, job worries, challenging kids, balancing family time...but generally we gotta go looking for trouble- it doesn't easily find us. Things can be so good in fact, that we could take them for granted.
One of the things I'm grateful for is good neighbors. We watch each others' kids, we share food from our cupboards, we…Continue
Congratulations to Lisa Rashke, winner of four tickets to see Cirque Mechanics presentation of "Boom Town" Feb. 15 at Carolina Theatre of Durham. This talented company of acrobats and artists was formerly with the Moscow Ballet and Cirque Du Soleil, so…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Shugg on February 4, 2011 at 1:02pm — No Comments
Congratulations to Brenda Wilde, winner of a family four-pack of vouchers (to be exchanged for tickets) to see a documentary at the newly renovated IMAX Wachovia Theatre at Marbles Kids Museum, which reopened Feb. 2. Have a wonderful time, Brenda!
Triangle TRACKS members: don't forget to enter our members-only …Continue
Added by Elizabeth Shugg on February 4, 2011 at 1:01pm — No Comments
Reprinted from the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences Communications Department:
You can provide amazing educational opportunities for teachers when you join the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in celebrating the first annual Teacher Appreciation Month, February 2011. You might even win a kayak in the process.
For more than 20 years, dozens of science educators from across North Carolina have annually experienced the natural world like never before as…
Added by Elizabeth Shugg on February 1, 2011 at 1:30pm — No Comments