A variety of child-focused activities accompany this week of summer vacation.
For one thing, the Gaston Public Library is hosting â€œCaught in the Web: A performance of Ananse Stories.â€ The African folk tales will surely delight young audiences at 10:30 a.m. on Friday.
The library is located at 1555 East Garrison Boulevard in Gastonia. For more information call (704) 868-2164.
The following activities are also happening within the week:
Â· The Charlotte Museum of History will hold â€œHomesite Alive: Colonial Cookingâ€ from 1 – 4 p.m. on Wednesday. The event is free with regular admission price. For more information call (704) 568-1774.
Â· The Schiele Museum of Natural history in Gastonia is hosting â€œLive in the jungle,â€ an exhibit that focuses on tropical rainforest flora, fauna and animals. For more information call (704) 866-6900.
Â· A free family retreat conference focused on children who have Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder, are bipolar or have special needs will be held this Saturday at Gaston College, Dallas Campus. For more information or to pre-register call (704) 481-8637.
by Sarah Grano