Monthly Archives: October 2013

Woodlawn Middle School to perform ‘Guys and Dolls Jr.’

Times-News    MEBANE – Woodlawn Middle School’s Department of Performing Arts will perform “Guys and Dolls Jr.” at 7 p.m. Nov. 15-16 and 3 p.m. Nov. 17 at Eastern Alamance High School auditorium,  4040 Mebane Rogers Road, Mebane. The show is from the Broadway Junior Collection. Tickets are $5 per person and can be purchased [...]

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Alamance Christian School’s Drama Department presents ‘You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown’

Times-News    Alamance Christian School’s Drama Department will perform “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown” at 7 p.m. Friday at the Paramount Theater, 128 E. Front St., Burlington. The show is based on the comic strip by the late Charles M. Schulz. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased between noon and 3 p.m. Mondays [...]

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Michael Bublé gives a crowd-pleasing performance in Raleigh

Reviewed by CJ Click Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com    RALEIGH — Fans might have been singing “Haven’t Met You Yet” on their way to Raleigh last Friday night, but for some it took on a new meaning after they actually met the famed artist who sings the song: Michael Bublé made a stop at the PNC [...]

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Computer science engineer meets with home-schoolers recently

By Abby Redding Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com GRAHAM — Daniele Benedettelli, a computer science engineer from Italy, was in Alamance County the week of Oct. 14 and spoke to a group of home-schoolers who are members of Plan “B”-FTC Robotics at the Graham Library. He also participated in the Bricks 4 Kidz Robotics Exhibition Oct. 19 [...]

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What’s all the fuss about graduation projects?

For many seniors, the last year in high school can mean many things. This is the time for college applications, planning for graduation, senior week, and of course, the dreaded graduation project. While a select group of students have accomplished much if not all of the requirements in this assignment, the majority of seniors have [...]

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Talent show auditions set for Nov. 9

Times-News    Talent show auditions for those 12 to 21 years old will be from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Mayco Bigelow Community Center, 849 Sharpe Road, Burlington. More than $500 in prizes will be awarded during the Teens Destined to Succeed Production. To register, text or call (336) 891-0176. For [...]

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Chess exhibition looking for players between 6 and 21 years old

Times-News    GREENSBORO — “One Hundred Chances to Checkmate,” the 7th annual simultaneous chess exhibition, will take place from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Bryan YMCA, 501 W. Market St. Advance registration is recommended and the free competition is open to chess players of all skill levels between the ages of [...]

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Classes, events for teens, tweens

Times-News    The Burlington Recreation and Parks Department will present a number of upcoming events for tweens and teens at Thataways Youth Center, 1334 Overbrook Road, Burlington. Pre-registration required for the events and can be made by calling (336) 222-5134. Krafty Kidz Night, a Thankful Treat, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8. Cost [...]

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Adults-only Mallard Mania planned for Nov. 16

Times-News    GRAHAM – In keeping with the “Duck Dynasty” phenomenon, the Children’s Museum of Alamance County will hold Mallard Mania, an adults-only evening at the museum, 217 S. Main St., Graham, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Nov. 16, 2013. The event is open to those 21 years old and up only and will include beverages [...]

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Community Theatre of Greensboro presents its 19 th annual production of “The Wizard of Oz”

Times-News    GREENSBORO – The Community Theatre of Greensboro will present its 19th annual production of “The Wizard of Oz” Nov. 16-24, 2013, at the Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene St. Tickets are $10 to $30, plus a $2.50 Carolina Theatre restoration fee per ticket. The box office is open from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays [...]

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