Consignment Sales and Stores in the Triangle


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Parents with kids of all ages know the stress that comes along with shopping on a budget. It's hard to rationalize spending an arm and leg on outfits your kids will outgrow by next month. To help you save some money, we've compiled a list of consignment sales and shops in the Triangle area. All offer second-hand clothing for bargain prices and are organized by county. Happy shopping!

Wake County Sales

Thrift2Gift Dollar Days Clothing Event 
Cary location Facebook page; Garner location Facebook page
900 East Chatham St., Cary 
322 McCormick St., Garner

  • Jan. 21-22, 2017 (10 a.m.-7 p.m.)
  • All regular priced clothing, shoes, and accessories will be only $1. Special price clothing, shoes, accessories will be 50 percent off.
  • Proceeds from the sale will directly benefit local charities that help families and children in crisis.

Twice as Nice Kids Consignment Sale
Cary Towne Center Mall, Former Macy's Building
1105 Walnut Street, Cary, NC

  • March 23-24, 2017 (public sale dates)
  • A one-stop shopping experience for families offering gently used clothing, shoes, accessories, toys, books, equipment and more for infants up to size 16 junior.

The Divine Consign Show
​The Garden on Millbrook
2400 E. Millbrook Road, Raleigh, NC 27604

  • Feb. 28-March 2, 2017
  • A high-end consignment and overstock event specializing in trunk show and boutique lines. 

The Monkey Exchange Fall Show
​North Hills Club Ballroom
4824 Yadkin Dr., Raleigh, NC 27609

  • Sept. 27-29, 2017 
  • Offers gently used clothing from children’s specialty shops and boutiques. 

Good 2 Grow Kids Consignment Sale
Wake County Shrine Club
6015 Lead Mine Rd., Raleigh, NC

  • March 17-19, 2017 
  • Offers gently used children's clothing, shoes, baby accessories, bedding, toys/books/videos (DVDs only), baby equipment and more.

Kids EveryWear Sale
1001 Airport Blvd., Morrisville, NC 27560

  • March 24-April 3, 2017 (public sale is March 26)
  • A seasonal children's consignment sale held twice a year in the early spring and fall.

KidAround KidSale
​The Factory
1839 S. Main St., Wake Forest 27587

  • March 24-26, 2017
  • A consignment sale featuring children's clothing, toys, furniture and more. Check out KidAround KidSale's offer for free childcare.
  • Free child care will be offered during the March 24 sale for ages 5-12, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on the soccer field. Activities will include a bounce house obstacle course. Children will be closely supervised by MVP youth coaches.

Wings Consignment Sale
Holland's United Methodist Church
9433 Ten-Ten Road, Raleigh, NC 27603

  • March 17-18, 2017 
  • Gently used kids and maternity clothing, toys and equipment. 30% of sales go to the missions sponsored by WINGS, a Hollands United Methodist Women's Circle. 

Just 4 Kids Fall Sale
​Fellowship Baptist Church
1701 Bud Lipscomb Road, Willow Spring, NC 27592

  • March 14-16, 2017
  • A semi-annual sale featuring clothing, shoes, toys, DVDs, CDs and more.

Upscale Resale
​Carry Crossroads – between Men’s Warehouse and Dental Works
220 Crossroad Blvd., Cary, NC 27518

  • March 16-18, 2017
  • Offers boutique clothing, shoes and accessories. Sales held twice a year in Cary, NC in the spring and fall. 

Kidz Stuff Consignment Sale
​Hayes Barton Baptist Church
1800 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh, NC 27608

  • Sept. 14-16, 2017 
  • Great deals on gently used fall and winter children's clothes, toys, maternity wear and more. 

TMOTT Clothing and Equipment Sale
​North Raleigh Church of Christ
8701 Falls of Neuse Rd., Raleigh, NC 27615

  • Aug. 19, 2017
  • Consignment sale including equipment, toys, and clothing, held twice a year. Hosted by The Triangle Mothers of Multiples. 

Equestrian Exchange Horse Track Consignment Sale
​NC State Fairgrounds, Holshouser Building
1025 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raleigh, NC 27607

  • March 23-26, 2017
  • Buy horse items and tack, riding attire and barn supplies.

Designer Consignors
1105 Walnut Street, Cary Towne Center (former Macy’s building)
Cary, NC 27511

  • March 15-18, 2017
  • Clothing, hand bags, jewelry, accessories, shoes, home décor and more.

Durham County Sales

Kidcycle Consignment 101
​Northgate Mall
1058 W. Club Blvd., Durham, NC 27701

  • March 17-18, 2017
  • Offers children’s clothing and shoes from preemie to junior sizes, maternity clothes, children's furniture, baby equipment, toys, bikes, bedding, etc. 

Orange County Sales

Mothers of Multiples Semi-Annual Sales
HillSong Church, 201 Culbreth Rd., Chapel Hill 27615

  • March 18, 2017
  • Sept. 30, 2017
  • Clothes for twins, triplets and more.

Johnston County Sales

JoCo Kids Consignment Sale
Free-standing building in front of Walmart in Clayton
12809 US Business Highway 70 W, Clayton, NC 27520

  • Check website for fall sale dates.
  • Find new and gently used items for 70-80% off! Semi-annual children’s consignment sale.

Stores

Wake County Stores

The Children's Orchard
2865 Jones Franklin Rd., Raleigh
919-852-0550
Open Monday-Friday, 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-9 p.m. and Sunday, 1-5 p.m.

The Glittery Frog Boutique 
515 E. Broad St., Fuquay-Varina, NC
919-762-7118 
Open Mon.-Thurs., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Fri-Sat, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed Sunday.

Around Again
​4112 Pleasant Valley Road, Suite 102, Raleigh, NC 
919-872-7283
Open Mon.-Thurs., 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Fri-Sat, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and closed Sunday.
Selling children's and maternity wear since 1991. Also offering ladies and men’s clothing and formal wear.

Kid to Kid Apex
​1059 Beaver Creek Commons Dr., Apex, NC 27502
919-303-8522
Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., 1-5 p.m.
Name brand kids clothes, shoes, toys, baby gear and maternity fashions.

Kid to Kid Cary
​430 Crossroads Blvd, Cary, NC 27518
919-859-4222
Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-8p.m.; Sun., 12-6p.m.
Name brand kids clothes, shoes, toys, baby gear and maternity fashions.

Once Upon a Child Cary
​253 Grande Heights Dr., Cary, NC 27513
919-380-8768
Open Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Buy and sell gently used clothes, toys and equipment.

Plato's Closet Cary
​111 Crossroads Blvd., Cary, NC 27518
919-851-9737
Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun. noon-6 p.m.
Buy, sell and trade brand name, gently used clothing.

Plato's Closet Raleigh
​6011 Poyner Village Pwky #107, Raleigh, NC 27616
919-872-7544
Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun. noon-6 p.m.
Buy, sell and trade brand name, gently used clothing.

Plato's Closet Brier Creek
7920 Skyland Ridge Pkwy, Raleigh, NC 27617
919-937-2207
Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun. noon-6 p.m.
Buy, sell and trade brand name, gently used clothing.

Durham County Stores

Baby Bear
​3409 University Dr., Durham, NC 27707
919-493-0854
Open Mon.-Fri, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Gently used clothing for infant to children. Also offering maternity clothing and baby equipment.

Plato's Closet Durham
8128 Renaissance Pwky, Durham, NC 27713
919-544-2661
Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun. noon-6 p.m.
Buy, sell and trade brand name, gently used clothing.

Recyclique Shop
​2811 Hillsborough Rd, Durham, NC
Open Wed.-Fri., 1:30-5:30 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Recyclique is a nonprofit co-op shop devoted to creative re-use and sustainability; vendors include adults and older teens that create upcycled products.

Orange County Stores

The Red Hen
201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill, NC 27514
919-942-4420
Open Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Carries pre-owned clothes, toys and equipment, as well as new items.

MySecretCloset Hillsborough
107 John Earl St., Hillsborough, NC 27278 (Behind Bojangles)
919-732-1254
Open Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Offers clothing and accessories for women, men, and juniors as well as small home decor.

MySecretCloset Mebane
3965 Arrowhead Blvd., Mebane, NC 27302
919-563-6902
Open Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Offers clothing and accessories for women, men, and juniors as well as small home decor.

Johnston County Stores

Pizazz Clayton
132 E. Main St., Clayton, NC 27520
919-550-1915
Open Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Gently used clothing and small household items available. All proceeds go directly to women and children in Johnston County.

Pizazz Smithfield
119 N. Third St, Smithfield, NC 27577
919- 989-9359
Open Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Gently used clothing and small household items available. All proceeds go directly to women and children in Johnston County.

This article was updated March 22, 2017.

 

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Telephone: 919-858-6460
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The Friday Conference Center
100 Friday Center Dr.
Chapel Hill, NC  27599-1020
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Telephone: 919-968-4789
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Cost: Free

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Durham Central Park
501 Foster St.
Durham, NC  27701
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Raleigh Little Theatre
301 Pogue St.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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NC State Fairgrounds
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Raleigh, NC  27607
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Cost: $30/car advance tickets, $35/car event day

Where:
Various farms in Alamance, Chatham, Orange, and Person counties
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Cost: $1/person

Where:
Walnut Creek Wetland Center
950 Peterson St.
Raleigh, NC  27610
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Sponsor: City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Telephone: 919-996-2760
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Cost: $12/resident, $16/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
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Cost: $15 adults, $10 students/seniors (plus tax)

Where:
Carolina Theatre
309 W. Morgan St.
Durham, NC  27701
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Quail Ridge Books
4209-100 Lassiter Mill Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27609
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Cost: $5/adult, $2/kids

Where:
Cary Arts Center
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Cary, NC  27511
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Cost: $12/resident, $16/nonresident

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Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC  27518
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Cost: Free

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946 Steeple Square Ct.
Knightdale, NC  27545
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Cost: Free

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Quail Ridge Books
4209-100 Lassiter Mill Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27609
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Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
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Cost: $12/resident, $16/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
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East Regional Library
946 Steeple Square Ct.
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Cost: Free

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Millbrook Baptist Preschool
1519 E. Millbrook Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27609
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Telephone: 919-876-4030
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Cost: Free

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East Regional Library
946 Steeple Square Ct.
Knightdale, NC  27545
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Cost: Free

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Millbrook Baptist Preschool
1519 E. Millbrook Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27609
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Barnes & Noble
760 S.E Maynard Rd.
Cary, NC  27511
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Cost: $7/member, $10/nonmember

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Sarah P. Duke Gardens
420 Anderson St.
Durham, NC  27705
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Cost: Free

Where:
Walnut Creek Wetland Center
950 Peterson St.
Raleigh, NC  27610
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Sponsor: City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Telephone: 919-996-2760
Contact Name: Stacie Hagwood
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Cost: Free

Where:
East Regional Library
946 Steeple Square Ct.
Knightdale, NC  27545
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Cost: Free

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Whole Foods North Raleigh
8710 Six Forks Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27615
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Cost: Free

Where:
East Regional Library
946 Steeple Square Ct.
Knightdale, NC  27545
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Barnes & Noble
760 S.E. Maynard Rd.
Cary, NC  27511
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Babies enjoy stories.

Cost: Free

Where:
East Regional Library
946 Steeple Square Ct.
Knightdale, NC  27545
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The library's Teen Leadership Corps hosts an opportunity for kids of all ages to come build something special with Lego and Duplo bricks, and play games to improve reading and math skills.

Cost: Free

Where:
East Regional Library
946 Steeple Square Ct.
Knightdale, NC  27545
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Enjoy games, crafts and food. 

Cost: Free admission; $2.50 for meal

Where:
Greystone Baptist Church (Lead Mine parking lot)
7509 Lead Mine Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27615
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Telephone: (919) 847-1333
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Blast off to Mars on the Project Eagle. View the life-size habitat on Mars that Immaculata Middle School students have been working all year to create.

Cost: Free

Where:
Emily K Center
721 Burch Ave.
Durham, NC  27701
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Sponsor: Immaculata Catholic School
Contact Name: Cara Ragusa
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Cost: Free. Parking fees apply

Where:
Sarah P. Duke Gardens
420 Anderson St.
Durham, NC  27705
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Telephone: 919-668-1707
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Preschoolers enjoy stories.

Cost: Free

Where:
East Regional Library
946 Steeple Square Ct.
Knightdale, NC  27545
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Cost: Free

Where:
Harris Lake County Park
2112 County Park Dr.
New Hill, NC  27562
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Sponsor: Harris Lake County Park
Telephone: 919-387-4342
Contact Name: Joanne St. Clair
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Children with any kind of disability/special need enjoy a special playtime featuring hands-on exhibit spaces without the extra stimulation found during the museum's busy open hours. Siblings...

Cost: Free

Where:
Kidzu Children's Museum
201 Estes Drive University Place
Chapel Hill, NC
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Sponsor: Adapted Recreation & Inclusion program: Chapel Hill Parks & Recreation
Telephone: 919 968-2813
Contact Name: Marian Kaslovsky
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Try on some colonial clothes, explore a historic costume collection and play a game. Ages 8 and older. Advance registration required online.

Cost: Free

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Rd.
Raleigh, AL
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Telephone: 919-856-6675
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Learn how to help yourself and children build connections that lead to more cooperation in your classroom, in your home and in your life. Register online.

Cost: $10/person

Where:
​Hayes Barton United Methodist Church
2209 Fairview Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27608
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Sponsor: Project Enlightenment Foundation
Telephone: 919-335-6647
Contact Name: Michelle Major
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Green Hope Fine Arts presents the Orchestra Spring Concert headlining Mozart Symphony 25. Purchase tickets online or at the door.

Cost: $5/advance tickets, $7 at the door

Where:
Green Hope HS Auditorium
2500 Carpenter Upchurch Rd.
Cary, NC  27519
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Sponsor: Green Hope Fine Arts
Telephone: 919-380-3700
Contact Name: David Wilson/Kristie Ramsey
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When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion, which results in a tremendous peach. The peach launches James on a journey of enormous...

Cost: $17/adult, $11 ages 12 and younger

Where:
Raleigh Little Theatre
301 Pogue St.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Discover the many living things, from woodpeckers to beetles to mushrooms, that call a tree home with stories, craft, and a hands-on walk in the woods. Ages 3-5 with adult. Register online.

Cost: $8/member, $10/nonmember

Where:
North Carolina Botanical Garden
100 Old Mason Farm Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC  27517
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Sponsor: North Carolina Botanical Garden
Telephone: 919-537-3770
Contact Name: Elisha Taylor
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This spring, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and the North Carolina State Parks continue Hike NC, a series of more than 60 free guided hikes in North Carolina’s state parks and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Eno River State Park
6101 Cole Mill Rd.
Durham, NC  27705
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A wonderfully kid-paced hour featuring music, play and dancing with toddler stars singing on the mic at Cotton's gently amplified & participatory music show. Children delight in...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pump It Up Raleigh
10700 World Trade Blvd, #112
Raleigh, NC  27617
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Sponsor: Pump it Up
Telephone: 919-828-3344
Contact Name: Owner/manager Kellie Paterson McHugh
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Cost: Free

Where:
Reedy Creek Elementary School
940 Reedy Creek Rd.
Cary, NC  27513
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Sponsor: Reedy Creek Elementary School
Contact Name: Jack Mewborne

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Kids learn about butterflies and moths of spring. Enjoy a butterfly-themed picnic, tiptoe through the gardens to search for fluttering wings, play butterfly games and see all the stages of a...

Cost: $30/child

Where:
Doris Duke Center
420 Anderson St.
Durham, NC  27705
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Telephone: 919-668-1707
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When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion, which results in a tremendous peach. The peach launches James on a journey of enormous...

Cost: $17/adult, $11 ages 12 and younger

Where:
Raleigh Little Theatre
301 Pogue St.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Stroll around the pond in search of nighttime critters. Play fun games and and try to catch some nocturnal animals. Take a flashlight. All ages with adult. Advance registration required online.

Cost: $1/person

Where:
Crowder District Park
4709 Ten-Ten Rd.
Apex, NC
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Telephone: 919-662-2850
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Run, walk, skip or dance your way through a rainbow of fun. Be blitzed with non-toxic color by volunteers and enjoy food trucks and giveaways. All ages and skills welcome. Register online.

Cost: $38/adult, $18/ages 5-10. Free for ages 4 and younger with paying adult.

Where:
Course begins at Glenwood Elementary School
2 Prestwick Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC  27517
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Sponsor: SKJAJA
Telephone: 919.636.1553
Contact Name: Charlotte White
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Take part in a National Nanny Training Day conference for the Research Triangle Park will be held at Brooks Avenue Church in Raleigh. This year’s keynote speaker will be Kelli...

Cost: $35/person

Where:
Brooks Avenue Church
700 Brooks Ave.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Sponsor: North Carolina Professional Association of Nannies
Telephone: 919-428-4393
Contact Name: Jasmine Berry
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Reel in the fun at a fishing derby for people of all ages with disabilities. Loaner rods and reels available or take your own. Bait provided. Event held rain or shine. Registration required online.

Cost: Free

Where:
Seagroves Park Pond
201 Parkfield Dr.
Apex, NC
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Spring Daze features more than 180 North Carolina artists, entertainment on four stages, delicious festival food and Cary’s annual Earth Day Celebration. The Children's Village at the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Bond Park
801 High House Rd.
Cary, NC  27513
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The QuintilesIMS Girls on the Run 5k is a family-friendly event featuring a 5k course through downtown and the American Tobacco Trail, plus a family festival showcasing local vendors. Take the...

Cost: $25

Where:
American Tobacco Campus
300 Blackwell St.
Durham, NC  27701
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Sponsor: Girls on the Run of the Triangle
Telephone: 919-401-6307
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Celebrate the new Primrose School at Brier Creek. Local families and children are invited to attend the grand opening celebration. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at 10:00 a.m. to officially...

Cost: Free

Where:
Primrose School at Brier Creek
11151 Salem Glen Lane
Raleigh, NC  27617
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Sponsor: Primrose School at Brier Creek
Telephone: 919-880-2416
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Local vendors, entertainment, food trucks, fun activities and dog contests benefit rescue animals from area shelters. Gates open at 9 a.m. Register online. 

Cost: $35/adult, $25/youth

Where:
Booth Amphitheatre
8003 Regency Pkwy.
Cary, NC  27518
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Enjoy interactive displays and games on childhood injury prevention and safety. See emergency vehicle tours and meet local businesses. All ages. Hosted by Safe Kids Wake County, along...

Cost: Free

Where:
Green Road Park
4201 Green Road
Raleigh, NC  27604
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Sponsor: Safe Kids Wake County
Telephone: 919-350-8364
Contact Name: Christina Carmichael
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Families enjoy stories.

Cost: Free

Where:
East Regional Library
946 Steeple Square Ct.
Knightdale, NC  27545
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Read the new book that celebrates the dreams, acceptance, and love that parents have for their children - now and forever.

Cost: Free

Where:
Barnes & Noble
760 S.E Maynard Rd.
Cary, NC  27511
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Durham County Library and Book Harvest celebrate Día de Los Niño’s (Children’s Day-Books Day). Bring gently used children and teen books and take home free ones. Kids...

Cost: Free

Where:
Northgate Mall
1058 West Club Blvd.
Durham, NC  27701
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Sponsor: Durham County Library and Book Harvest NC
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Experience the trains, museum and other attractions. Music, kids programs, games, contests and giveaways round out the fun. See more than 35 vintage pre-1928 automobiles on display...

Cost: $10-$12

Where:
New Hope Valley Railway
3900 Bonsal Rd.
New Hill, NC  27562
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Celebrate the return of feathered friends with game booths, activities, crafts and more.

Cost: Free

Where:
Blue Jay Point County Park
3200 Pleasant Union Church Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27614
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Flyleaf joins more than 400 stores nationally with a day of events and special merchandise in celebration of independent bookstores. Johanna Banana will read from favorite titles featured...

Cost: Free

Where:
Flyleaf Books
752 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.
Chapel Hill, NC  27514
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Sponsor: Flyleaf Books
Telephone: 919-942-7373
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When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion, which results in a tremendous peach. The peach launches James on a journey of enormous...

Cost: $17/adult, $11 ages 12 and younger

Where:
Raleigh Little Theatre
301 Pogue St.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Parent and child create an an insect hotel for beneficial bugs.

Cost: $40 for one adult and one child, additional people $15

Where:
Rebus Works
301 S. Kinsey St.
Ste. 2
Raleigh, NC  27603
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A young girl, Coppelia, sits on her balcony all day reading, speaking to no one. A boy named Franz falls deeply in love with her and wants to marry her, even though he is already engaged to...

Cost: $12-$27

Where:
Fletcher Theater
2 E. South St.
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Follow a stream channel in the park to find out how water moves and who lives there. Ages 6-8. Register online. Choose course code #198889.

Cost: $3

Where:
Wilkerson Nature Preserve
5229 Awls Haven Dr.
Raleigh, NC  27614
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Sponsor: City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Telephone: 919-996-6764
Contact Name: Wilkerson staff
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Meet pre-screened (interviewed, references checked, background checked, CPR and First Aid certified) babysitters and nannies who are available for part-time, full-time, or on demand as needed...

Cost: Free

Where:
Snickerdoodles Play Cafe
3721 Lynn Rd #112
Raleigh, NC  27613
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Sponsor: Select Sitters
Telephone: 919-561-6233
Contact Name: Kara Varnell
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Buy native plants from the garden and local vendors. Enjoy food trucks, music, kids' activities and more. 

Cost: Free

Where:
N.C. Botanical Garden
100 Old Mason Farm Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC  27514
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When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion, which results in a tremendous peach. The peach launches James on a journey of enormous...

Cost: $17/adult, $11 ages 12 and younger

Where:
Raleigh Little Theatre
301 Pogue St.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Take a night hike with staff to search for nocturnal wildlife. Ages 10-13. Registration required.

Cost: $12/resident, $16/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Raleigh, NC
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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Walk with a park naturalist to look and listen for wildlife in the woods and fields as daylight transitions to night. Ages 4 yrs and older; children must be accompanied by an adult. Register...

Cost: $2

Where:
Wilkerson Nature Preserve
5229 Awls Haven Dr.
Raleigh, NC  27614
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Sponsor: City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Telephone: 919-996-6764
Contact Name: Wilkerson staff
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Enjoy a perfromance featuring original ballet, modern, jazz, swing and hip hop dances by  students as well as Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully - Choreographer.

Cost: Free

Where:
NCSSM Community Dance Concert
1219 Broad St.
Durham, NC  27705
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GPS, soon to be replaced by The Triangle Go-To Guide, connects you to all the Triangle has to offer, from museum expansions to new parks and schools to youth sports and family fun. Plus, discover our 2016 Readers' Favorites.

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