Upcoming Events

October 25, 2014

Ghoulash! Ghostly Walk, Ghost Stories and Silent Films

There’ll be plenty of smiles and shivers at the Ghostly Walk from 2:30 – 5:30, Ghost Stories with Cynthia Brown at 2, Phantom of the Opera silent film at 2:30 and The Cat and the Canary silent film at 4:15.

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Start: October 25, 2014 2:30 pm
End: October 25, 2014 5:30 pm

November 11, 2014

Veterans Day: Museum Closed

As Veterans Day is an official City of Greensboro holiday, the museum will be closed.

Date: November 11, 2014

November 13, 2014

Annual Dinner: Celebrating 90 Years

Celebrate the museum’s founding in November 1924 with a wonderful dinner and program. There will be applause all around – first with the presentation of the 2014 Voices of a City Local History Award, followed by guest speaker Dr. Elliot Engel and “The Greatest Great of the Great 1920s.”

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor NewBridge Bank/ Wealth Management

Tickets are $50 for Members and $60 for Guests. Purchase now by clicking below or mail a check to the museum at 130 Summit Ave., 27401 .

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Start: November 13, 2014 6:30 pm
End: November 13, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Greensboro Country Club
Address:
410 Sunset Dr., Greensboro, NC, 27408, United States
Cost: $50/$60

November 15, 2014

“Give the Gift of Greensboro:” Museum Shop Special Event

Shopping for family and friends is truly a pleasure in the Museum Shop, and never more so than on this Saturday afternoon, when you can enjoy an additional 5% shopping discount simply by mentioning the word ROAR!

 

Author Kevin Reid will be signing copies of his new book on Greensboro from Arcadia Publishing, while Shop staff will help you select distinctive gifts for all on your list. Enjoy live music with a talented singing group led by Pam Murphy, celebrating the museum’s founding in November 1924.

 

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Start: November 15, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 15, 2014 4:00 pm

November 17, 2014

Museum Guild Meeting: Experiences in the US Coast Guard

There is always something new to learn and interesting people to meet at Museum Guild meetings, and at our November gathering, Royce Garrett, USCG, will share “Thirty Years as a Coast Guard Captain.”

 

Social time begins at 10, followed by the program at 10:30. Guests are welcome – please call 336.272.2438 for more information.

Start: November 17, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 17, 2014 11:30 am

November 23, 2014

Warnersville: Our Home, Our Neighborhood, Our Stories

Join us for the grand opening of Warnersville: Our Home, Our Neighborhood, Our Stories, an exhibition on the first planned African American community in Greensboro, one with a rich and unique history. The narrative begins in the late 1860s and continues to the present

This project began with independent researcher Lisa Scheer and continued as museum staff has worked in partnership with the Warnersville Historical and Beautification Society, David D. Jones Elementary School, Warnersville Recreation Center, neighborhood churches, and community members.

Start: November 23, 2014 2:00 pm
End: November 23, 2014 5:00 pm

November 27, 2014 – November 28, 2014

Thanksgiving Hours: Museum Closed

As November 27 and 28 are official City of Greensboro holidays, the museum will be closed.

Start: November 27, 2014
End: November 28, 2014

December 2, 2014 – January 4, 2015

Museum Decorated for the Holidays

It’s always a good time for a museum visit, and even more so when a bit of holiday greenery is added.

Start: December 2, 2014
End: January 4, 2015

December 18, 2014

Museum Guild Luncheon: A North Carolina Christmas Story

There is always something new to learn and interesting people to meet at Museum Guild meetings, and at our December holiday luncheon at the Greensboro Country Club, attorney Fred Hamlet will share “A North Carolina Christmas Story.”

 

Reservations required; please call 336.272.2438 for more information.

Start: December 18, 2014 11:00 am
End: December 18, 2014 12:30 pm
Venue: Greensboro Country Club
Address:
Greensboro, NC, 27408, United States

December 24, 2014 – December 26, 2014

Holiday Hours: Museum Closed

As December 24, 25 and 26 are official City of Greensboro holidays, the museum will be closed.

Start: December 24, 2014
End: December 26, 2014