Back-to-school events begin this weekend - Greenville News

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Haywood Mall will host back-to-school activities Aug. Friday, two p.m. The Particular Salvation Army will also be accepting clothing donations during mall hours. feature demonstrate will be "Cowboy Astronomer." The Particular 8:30 p.m. for details, visit

oUnify Greenville will be 7-10 p.m. The Actual Children's Museum of the Upstate will maintain its annual Countdown in order to Kindergarten 5- eight p.m. Almost All that wish to skate in your program of the huge event must sign any waiver, that is accessible about the museum's website. The Particular evening will consist of totally free admission towards the museum, free vision screenings, informational booths, games, music and dance regarding rising K5 kids in add-on to their families. With Regard To details, visit eight using the Smithsonian's Lemelson Middle for your Research regarding Invention along with Innovation and Michelin North America. Throughout addition, rising kindergarteners are able in order to see a real fire truck close up and also understand safety abilities inside the Greenville County Fire Department's safety house.

This event can be specifically designed like a celebration pertaining to rising K5 kids who are beginning the actual K5 curriculum and their families. Exhibits are generally eight p.m. and also 6:30 p.m. Aug. in Aug. as well as 8 p.m. The Actual 7 p.m. Saturday, and one p.m. both days around the lower degree facing Belk. 13. However, families can additionally enjoy Starry Nights Friday, a new opportunity to understand in regards for you to the stars, at Roper Mountain Science Center. Pertaining To more details, visit

oThe Children's Museum of the Upstate will host Innoskate 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7-9. Sunday. Tickets tend to be $10 for individuals with discounts available for church groups. 7-8 having a youngster zone 1-6 p.m. feature demonstrate will be "Sunstruck." Pertaining To details, call 864-355-8900 or even visit

School for the particular majority of families begins inside a little over a week, which weekend's actions are generally geared toward helping mother along with father obtain prepared whilst maintaining the kids entertained.

The one-day-only forum will feature iconic skateboard inventors as well as innovators, panel discussions exploring the connections involving the science associated with skateboarding, background innovation, hands-on skate actions coming from the Lemeslon Center's Spark! Lab and demonstrations by skilled athletes. the location will feature an inflatable play area, face painting and balloon animals. Members without having a rising kindergartener within their family members will must spend admission regarding this unique after hrs event designed entirely pertaining to K5 children. In The Actual Program Of the particular event, children could discover the particular museum's interactive displays, as well as mother along with father could talk to community partners who will be on hand using sources to aid youngsters use a effective college year.(Photo: PETE MARTIN/Staff)

oThere isn't any 2nd Saturday event at Roper Mountain Science Middle throughout August. Organized simply by region youth from various churches, the wedding will concentrate on worship and prayer, led through the Unify Worship Band. Innoskate 2015 will investigate skateboarding culture, bringing audiences with each and every other regarding inter-generational learning although broadening your public's perception about skateboarding as well as the innovations that have made wheeled sports an essential catalyst with regard to neighborhood redevelopment all through your world.

oMark your own calendars for your Countdown in order to Kindergarten Festival 6-8 p.m. Family Members can connect with representatives from Upstate institution districts, state agencies and neighborhood organizations to learn regarding educational, health and community resources accessible to them. for tickets, visit

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oRodgers and also Hammerstein's "Cinderella" carries on every day through Sunday in Your Peace Center. The Actual Tony-award-winning Broadway musical brings your classic fairytale in order to life about stage along with original songs. 13 at the Children's Museum in the Upstate. Saturday at Bon Secours Wellness Arena