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 is often hard to rationalize spending an arm and leg on outfits that your kids will outgrow by next month. To help you save some money, we have compiled a list of consignment sales and shops in the Triangle area. All offer second-hand clothing for bargain prices. The sales and stores are organized by county, with the most upcoming events in each county listed first. Jump to your county, find deals, and get shopping!

 

Sales

Wake County Sales

Thrift2Gift Dollar Days Clothing Event 
Cary location Facebook page; Garner location Facebook page
900 East Chatham St, Cary 
322 McCormick Street, 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
- September 21-24, 2016 (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
www.dcskids.com
- Aug. 16-18, 2016
- 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
www.themonkeyexchange.com
- Sept. 21-23, 2016 
-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
www.good2growkids.com
- Sept. 16-18, 2016 
- Offers gently used children's clothing, shoes, baby accessories, bedding, toys/books/videos (DVDs only), baby equipment and more.

Kids EveryWear Fall/Winter Sale
1001 Airport Blvd., Morrisville, NC 27560
www.kidseverywear.com
- Sept. 17-19, 2016
- 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
www.kidaroundkidsale.com
- Sept. 23-25, 2016
- A consignment sale featuring children's clothing, toys, furniture and more. Check out KidAround KidSale's offer for free childcare.

Wings Consignment Sale
Holland's United Methodist Church
9433 Ten-Ten Road, Raleigh, NC 27603
www.wingsconsignment.com
- Aug. 26-27, 2016 
- 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
www.just4kidsnc.com
- Oct. 18-20, 2016
- 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
www.upscaleresale4kids.com
- Sept. 14-17, 2016
- Offers boutique clothing, shoes and accessories. Sales held twice a year in Cary, NC in the spring and fall. 

Kidz Stuff Fall Consignment Sale
​Hayes Barton Baptist Church
1800 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh, NC 27608
www.hbbc.org/kidzstuff
- Sept. 22-24, 2016 
- 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
www.tmott.org
- Aug. 6, 2016; Feb. 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
www.equestrianexchange.com
- Sept. 1-5, 2016 
- 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
carysale.com
- Oct. 6-8, 2016
- 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
www.kidcyclenc.com
- Oct. 7-9, 2016
- 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

No upcoming sales currently listed for Orange County, NC. 

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
www.jocosale.com
- August 12-14, 2016
- 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
www.childrensorchard.com
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
www.glitteryfrog.com 
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
www.aroundagain.com
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
www.kidtokid.com/apex
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
www.kidtokid.com/cary
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
www.onceuponachildcary.com
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
www.platosclosetcary.com
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
www.platosclosetraleigh.com
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
www.platosclosetraleigh.com
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
www.babybearnc.com
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
www.platosclosetdurham.com
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
www.communecos.org/recyclique-shop/
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
www.theredhen.com
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
www.mysecretcloset.com
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
www.mysecretcloset.com
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 roundup was first published Jan. 1, 2012, and most recently updated Aug. 16, 2016

 

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January 2017

Help Videri Chocolate Factory celebrate its 5th anniversary with special products available this day only and prizes at the door. Activities for kids include face painting, arts and crafts and a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Videri Chocolate Factory
327 W. Davie St., #100
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Listen and learn about the members of the woodwind family: flute, clarinet and bassoon. Family Concerts in Kirby Horton Hall last one hour. Come early to check out the instrument zoo. Ages 5 and...

Cost: $10 adults / $5 children and students

Where:
Kirby Horton Hall, Sarah P. Duke Gardens
420 Anderson Street
Durham, NC  27705
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Sponsor: Mallarmé Chamber Players
Telephone: 919-560-2788
Contact Name: Ellye Walsh
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See the first feature documentary created about the famous writer, poet, actress and activist.

Cost: $5

Where:
The Cary Theater
122 E. Chatham St.
Cary, NC  27511
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Join Bach to Rock for a day of Rock Band Camp on MLK Day. Students will name their band, design a logo, build their repertoire of songs, record their music in our studio, and finally...

Cost: $75

Where:
Bach to Rock
958 US 64
Apex, NC  27523
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Sponsor: Bach to Rock
Telephone: 919-446-5386
Contact Name: Kelly Foster
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Spend the afternoon helping to maintain and beautify the area around the center in honor of MLK Jr. Day of Service. All ages. Registration required for either the 10 a.m.-noon or 2-4 p.m. session.

Cost: Free

Where:
Middle Creek Community Center
123 Middle Creek Park Ave.
Apex, NC  27539
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Triangle families are invited to celebrate MLK Day with a family-friendly birthday party for Dr. King. Enjoy English/ Spanish storytimes, kids’ zumba, interactive activities, crafts,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Northgate Mall
1058 W Club Blvd, Northgate Mall, I-85 Exit 176
Durham, NC  27701
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Sponsor: MomsRising
Telephone: 919-696-0142
Contact Name: Beth Messersmith
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Ages 3-5 enjoy stories.

Cost: Free

Where:
Quail Ridge Books
4209-100 Lassiter Mill Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27609
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Enjoy an hour-long nature series film, popcorn some scientific exploration. Participants may also take a dinner and watch the film. Register online by Jan. 13. Choose course #199053.

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
Contact Name: Stacie Hagwood
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Children delight in discoveries of shapes, colors and textures in nature. Ages 1 and older with parent. Registration required.

Cost: $8/resident, $10/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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Go on a hike, make a craft and learn how to help wild animal friends. Ages 3-5. Register online.

Cost: $3/child

Where:
Wilkerson Nature Preserve
11408 Raven Ridge Rd.
Raleigh, NC
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Telephone: 919-996-6764
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Parent and child enjoy a craft, an engaging activity and a guided walk. Ages 2-6. Register online by Jan. 14. Choose course #199096. 

Cost: $3

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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CycleBar, a new concept in premium indoor cycling that offers a high energy workout in a concert-like atmosphere, celebrates its Cary studio grand opening by offering locals free rides from Jan. 19...

Cost: Free

Where:
CycleBar Alston
5022 Arco St.
Cary, NC  27519
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Children delight in discoveries of shapes, colors and textures in nature. Ages 1 and older with parent. Registration required.

Cost: $8/resident, $10/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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This workshop introduces parents to reasons behind common behaviors that create difficult situations while providing suggestions to prevent and manage parenting challenges. Parents are encouraged...

Cost: $20/person, $30/couple

Where:
Project Enlightenment
501 S. Boylan Ave.
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Telephone: 919-856-7774
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CycleBar, a new concept in premium indoor cycling that offers a high energy workout in a concert-like atmosphere, celebrates its Cary studio grand opening by offering locals free rides from Jan. 19...

Cost: Free

Where:
CycleBar Alston
5022 Arco St.
Cary, NC  27519
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Website »

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Learn about grey squirrels, their habits, habitats, and the perils they face. Register online either the the 8:30-10:30 a.m. or 1:30-3:30 p.m. session.  

Cost: Free

Where:
Lake Crabtree County Park
1400 Aviation Parkway
Morrisville, NC  27560
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Sponsor: Lake Crabtree County Park
Telephone: 919-460-3355
Contact Name: Carol Cunningham
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Parent and child enjoy music, stories and an art activity to provide a meaningful Shabbat experience led by seasoned preschool teacher Morah Elizabeth. Ages 5 and younger; older siblings welcome....

Cost: Free for members, $5/nonmember child

Where:
Raleigh-Cary Jewish Community Center
12804 Norwood Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27613
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Sponsor: Raleigh-Cary Jewish Community Center
Telephone: 919-676-6170
Contact Name: Jill Lokitz
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Moms wanting breastfeeding help or those who simply want to interact with other breastfeeding moms enjoy a casual drop-in cafe with experts from La Leche League. lalecheleague.org/nb.html

Cost: Free

Where:
Grow, The Family Boutique
2885 Jones Franklin Rd
Raleigh, NC  27606
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Telephone: 191-980-33521
Contact Name: Heather Dickens
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Enjoy a kid-paced hour featuring music, play and dancing with toddler stars singing on the mic at Cotton's gently amplified and participatory music show. Children delight in active,...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Pump it Up Briercreek
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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Take part in a class that teaches individualized ways to foster motor development for your child. Learn about tummy time alternatives, best positions for your baby, how to help your child learn to...

Cost: $18

Where:
Open Arts
1222 Copeland Oaks Dr.
Morrisville, NC  27560
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Sponsor: Babies On The MOVE
Contact Name: Rebecca Quinones
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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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Take part in a class that teaches individualized ways to foster motor development for your child. Learn about carry positions, best positions for your baby, how to help your child learn to crawl,...

Cost: $18

Where:
Open Arts
1222 Copeland Oaks Dr.
Morrisville, NC  27560
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Sponsor: Babies On The MOVE
Contact Name: Rebecca Quinones
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Discover wildlife, their habits and their habitats through hikes, activities and crafts. Ages 5-8. Registration required.

Cost: $12/resident, $16/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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CycleBar, a new concept in premium indoor cycling that offers a high energy workout in a concert-like atmosphere, celebrates its Cary studio grand opening by offering locals free rides from Jan. 19...

Cost: Free

Where:
CycleBar Alston
5022 Arco St.
Cary, NC  27519
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Website »

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Zaniac Learning invites all local residents to its grand opening event, which features refreshments, raffle prizes, tours of the brand-new center and a chance to meet the instructors. Attendees can...

Cost: Free

Where:
Zaniac Learning
1206 Parkside Main St.
Cary, NC  27519
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Telephone: (919) 342-8536
Contact Name: Matt Pepe
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Parent and Me is a combination acrobatics and aerial class for young children. With a parent, kids ages 3-7 will build a foundation of coordination, flexibility, balance, and strength that can...

Cost: $25

Where:
Lux Performance Arts
1231 Perry Rd., Ste. 102
Apex, NC  27502
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Contact Name: Jamie Trudeau
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Parents learn basic infant massage techniques to perform a full body massage for a baby to help promote bonding between parent and child (of any age), helps infants align their circadian rhythm...

Cost: $50

Where:
Grow, The Family Boutique
2885 Jones Franklin Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27606
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Telephone: 191-980-33521
Contact Name: Heather Dickens
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Go nutty for nature as children satisfy some of their curiosity about the world around them and parents share in the joy of discovery. Ages 3-5 with parent. Registration required.

Cost: $10/resident, $13/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
View map »


Telephone: 919-387-5980
Website »

More information

Go on a hike, make a craft and learn how to help wild animal friends. Ages 3-5. Register online.

Cost: $3/child

Where:
Wilkerson Nature Preserve
11408 Raven Ridge Rd.
Raleigh, NC
View map »


Telephone: 919-996-6764
Website »

More information

Parent and child enjoy a craft, an engaging activity and a guided walk. Ages 2-6. Register online by Jan. 17. Choose course #199097. 

Cost: $3

Where:
Walnut Creek Wetland Center
950 Peterson St.
Raleigh, NC  27610
View map »


Sponsor: City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Telephone: 919-996-2760
Contact Name: Stacie Hagwood
Website »

More information

Each year, Cranberry Tree Farm donates its unsold trees to the Conservators Center for its animals to enjoy as a special form of holiday enrichment. During this walkabout, watch as wild animals...

Cost: $24 ages 12 and older, $18 ages 3-11

Where:
Conservators Center
676 E Hughes Mill Road
Burlington, NC  27217
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Telephone: 888-650-1139
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Learn about birds and build a bird box. All ages with parent. Registration required.

Cost: $20/resident, $28/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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Take an interactive musical adventure as Daniel Tiger and his friends explore the vibrant world of their much-loved Neighborhood of Make-Believe, sharing stories of friendship, helping others and...

Cost: $29.50 and up

Where:
Durham Performing Arts Center
123 Vivian St.
Durham, NC  27701
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Create a chainmaille necklace. Ages 12 and older.

Cost: $22.50 plus $8 materials fee

Where:
Durham Arts Council
120 Morris St
Durham , NC  27701
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Sponsor: Durham Arts Council
Telephone: 919-560-2726
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Take an interactive musical adventure as Daniel Tiger and his friends explore the vibrant world of their much-loved Neighborhood of Make-Believe, sharing stories of friendship, helping others and...

Cost: $29.50 and up

Where:
Durham Performing Arts Center
123 Vivian St.
Durham, NC  27701
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