Out & about: November 9 - 16

It's time again for another Charlotte Warehouse Sale event. The sale begins Wednesday at 6pm and continues through Sunday. From the folks at Charlotte Warehouse Sale:

We will have over 7500 items of women’s overstock clothing & shoes at 65-90% off retail. New for this sale, we will also have lingerie and sleepwear! We will also have Christmas decor including tree skirts, stockings, ornaments, wreaths, and more…

One lucky Queen City Buzz reader will win a $50 gift certificate to this sale. Visit our Facebook Page by noon on Tuesday for details and to enter!


The Buzz

Monday, November 9

Head to the Reedy Creek Nature Center at 10am for Nature Story Corner for ages 3 to 5.

Don't miss Storytime: Mickey Mouse this morning at 10:30 at Ray's Splash Planet for ages 2 1/2 to 5. Please register.

Ages 7 to 11 are invited to Spanish Now! this evening at 6pm at the Scaleybark library.

Blumenthal Performing Arts presents Alvin & The Chipmunks: The Musical this evening at 7pm.

Tuesday, November 10

Toddler Tuesdays are back at Sea Life Aquarium today (and every Tuesday),

Don't miss I am Thankful today (and Thursday) at Discovery Place Kids at 11am and 2pm.

Enjoy a FREE Tuesday at the Schiele Museum this afternoon. 4-8pm courtesy of Duke Energy.

Learn all about owls at the Museum of York County's Only Owls After Hours. 5-8pm.

Wednesday, November 11 - Veteran's Day


FREE Museum Admission for Veterans today at Discovery Place, Discovery Place Kids and Charlotte Nature Museum.

Wee Wednesdays continue today at the Main Street Children's Museum at 10:30am.

Discovery Place Kids hosts Healthy Art today (and Friday) at 11am and 2pm.

Head to Pocket Park in Uptown for FREE Music on Wednesdays, 11:30am-1:30pm.

Don't miss the Charlotte Nature Museum's Wild Wednesday: Nests are Best today at 12:30pm.

Celebrate Veterans Day today at Discovery Place Kids at 1pm.

Both locations of the MINT Museum (Uptown & Randolph) offer FREE Admission today and every Wednesday, 5-9pm.

The Charlotte Warehouse Sale opens their doors for their next sale this evening at 6pm.

Charlotte Hornets vs. New York Knicks

Thursday, November 12

Enjoy the fall weather (cross your fingers for sunshine) and check out The Nature of Greenways: Little Sugar Creek Greenway.

Ages 2 to 5 are invited to the McDowell Nature Center this morning at 10am for Preschool Explorer Series: Lovely Leaves. Please register.

Don't miss Readers Theatre: Drama Rama this evening at 6pm at the South County library.

Friday, November 13

Ages 8 and up are invited to be Reedy Creek Garden Stewards this morning, 9-11am.

Starting today, and happening almost daily between now and January 3, don't miss Polar Express at Great Smoky Mountain Railroad.

Head to Fisher Farm Park in Davidson tonight for WOW - Stargazing!, 7-9pm.

Charlotte Checkers vs. Milwaukee Admirals

Saturday, November 14

The Charlotte Curling Association hosts a FREE Wheelchair Curling Clinic this morning, 9am-12pm. Please register.

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden hosts a Fairy Festival today. 9am-3pm.

The 2nd Annual Pawsitively Matthews festival happens today, 10am-4pm at Stumptown Park.

The Mint Museum Randolph is hosting Bilingual Stories & Music this morning at 11am.

Head to Discovery Place Kids for their A Healthy Smile event today at 11am and 2pm.

Check out the Schiele Museum's Citizen Science: Earthquakes today at 11am and 2pm.

Don't miss Children's Theatre of Charlotte's The Commedia Princess & The Pea with shows today at 11am and 3pm.

Lakeshore Learning hosts their Free Crafts For Kids today 11am-3pm. Today the kids will make a Thanksgiving Doorhanger. More info.

Imaginon hosts a Royal Tea Party today at 11am as part of their Super Saturday event.

Discovery Place hosts Dissection Series: Rat this afternoon at 4pm for ages 10 and up. Space is limited.

Charlotte Checkers vs. Milwaukee Admirals

Sunday, November 15

Enjoy an afternoon at the Charlotte Nature Museum during their Backyard Neighbors event today at 12:30pm.

Today is America Recycles Day. Celebrate at the Museum of York County. 1-4pm.

The Mint Museum Uptown hosts Sunday Fun Day: Funny Fashion & Art this afternoon, 1-4pm.

Don't miss Children's Theatre of Charlotte's The Commedia Princess & The Pea with a show today at 2pm.

Head to Discovery Place Kids for their A Healthy Smile event today at 2pm.

Charlotte Hornets vs. Portland Trailblazers

Monday, November 16

Ray's Splash Planet hosts another Parent and Tot Meet and Greet today. 9am-3pm.

Ages 3 to 5 are invited to the Reedy Creek Nature Center this morning at 10am for Budding Adventures.

Head to the McDowell Nature Center at 10:30 for Who's Walking in My Woods? for ages 4 to 10.

Today is Revolutionary Charlotte Homeschool Day at the Charlotte Museum of History. 1-4pm. Please register.

Save The Date:

November 21-22: The Commedia Princess & The Pea @ Children's Theatre of Charlotte

November 21-December 22: The Polar Express Train Ride @ NC Transportation Museum.

December 2-5: Santa's Bag @ Children's Theatre of Charlotte

December 5: Christ Church Christmas Bazaar @ Christ Episcopal Church

December 5 & 12: Cookies & Cocoa w/ Santa @ Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden (reserve your spot)

December 13: Goodbye, Caroline the American Girl Doll: Christmas Tea @ Latta Plantation (limited spots)

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