Novant Health's Sweet Retreat


May 6, 2016 - May 25, 2016 @ 8:00 AM

Sweet Retreat, Novant Health’s first online nutritional program, will give participants a 10-day plan to cut all added sugar from their diets. The first round of the program began on May 2 with another round starting May 16. Participants can register at no cost at  to receive meal plans and daily emails from Novant Health dietitian Alice Smith. 

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The Penguins of the Antarctic

The Schiele Museum of Natural History

May 6, 2016 - May 31, 2016 @ 9:00 AM

Enjoy an exhibition of digital images by artist J.J. L'Heureux featuring penguin populations and their homes on Antarctica and the sub Antarctic Islands of the Southern Ocean. The exhibit was organized through Katharine T. Carter and Associates.

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Wee Houses: Places We Play

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

May 6, 2016 - September 30, 2016 @ 9:00 AM

Join Fit Family Challenge partner Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden as they present "Wee Houses: Places We Play," an interactive exhibition by local creatives to celebrate the places we play.  See more at:

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The Solar System: A Journey of Exploration

The Schiele Museum

May 6, 2016 - July 31, 2016 @ 9:00 AM

Journey across the Solar system to explore the Sun and its family of planets, moons, comets and asteroids that define our place in space. This exhibit features dynamic interpretive kiosks, hands-on components, objects on loan from NASA and Smithsonian Institution, and an interactive Mars Colony.

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Exhibit of Presidential Memorabilia

Bank of America Heritage Center in Founder's Hall

May 6, 2016 - July 29, 2016 @ 9:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

See an item from each of the U.S. Presidents, including early 19th-century linen funeral banners of George and Martha Washington, along with an early 19th-century portrait painting; a George Washington signed document with the Presidential Seal dated 1794; and a James Polk signed bank check and portrait engraving.

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