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Thursday, June 1

G — BUTTERFLY ADVENTURE OPENS at Roper Mountain Science Center. Get a close encounter with hundreds of colorful butterflies. The exhibit is open 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (last entry at 1:30 p.m.) Tuesdays – Saturdays through July 7 (except July 4). Admission is $8 each for ages 13 and older, $7 each for ages 4 – 12 and free for ages 3 and younger. Admission is also free for all RMSC association members. Visit https://www.ropermountain.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 2 and 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! NEIGHBORHOOD NIGHT is 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Explore museum exhibits, hear a story and more. A limited number of book giveaways are available for children. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — FREE! LAKESIDE CONCERT: The Carolina Youth Symphony presents “Creatures Great and Small” at 7:30 p.m. at Furman University. Visit furman.edu.

G — FREE! WATCH “ZOOTOPIA” at Greer City Park. The movie begins at dusk. Visit http://www.cityofgreer.org/visit/moonlight_movies.php.

S — FREE! A MEET AND GREET WITH COMMUNITY HELPERS is at 10:30 a.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Meet firefighters, police officers and construction workers and see their vehicles. Call 864-578-3665.

Friday, June 2

G — FREE! SUMMER READING KICK-OFF is 4:30 – 6 p.m. at the Hughes Main Library. See dogs from the Purina Pro Plan Performance team at 5 p.m. Meet local mascots, get temporary tattoos and more. The event also includes a children’s used book sale. Visit http://greenvillelibrary.org.

G — FREE! BEACHIN’ FRIDAYS is at the Mauldin Cultural Center. The event is family friendly and features shag dancing, music, food trucks and more. For details, visit http://www.mauldinculturalcenter.org/featured-events/beachin-fridays.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 8 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — STARRY NIGHTS is at Roper Mountain Science Center. Show times are 6, 7:15 and 8:45 p.m. at the T. C. Hooper Planetarium. Each show will begin with Carolina Skies, a live talk about the constellations currently in the night sky, followed by the featured show. The 6 p.m. feature will be “One World: Big Bird’s Adventure.” The 7:15 p.m. feature will be “Magic Tree House Space Mission.” The 8:45 p.m. feature will be “Eclipse: The Sun Revealed.” The Daniel Observatory will also be open, weather permitting, for viewing through the 23-inch telescope. Visit https://www.ropermountain.org.

Saturday, June 3

CELEBRATE NATIONAL TRAILS DAY with guided hikes 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Chimney Rock Park. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit http://www.chimneyrockpark.com.

G — PENSKE TOUCH A TRUCK DAY is 8 a.m. – noon at the TD Saturday Market in downtown Greenville. Visit http://saturdaymarketlive.com for details.

G — CURIOUS GEORGE: LET’S GET CURIOUS opens at the Upcountry History Museum. The bilingual exhibition takes place in the neighborhood where Curious George lives with his friend, The Man in the Yellow Hat. Letting natural curiosity and inquiry be their guides, children explore familiar buildings and locales from the Curious George books and the television series, leading visitors on a fun and interactive adventure. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — FAMILY FUN DAY is 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. For details, visit http://upcountryhistory.org.

G — PLAY IN CLAY at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 2 and 8 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

S — LIVING HISTORY SATURDAY is at Walnut Grove Plantation. For details, visit http://spartanburghistory.org.

Sunday, June 4

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 1 and 6:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

Monday, June 5

S — FREE! MARVELOUS MONDAY: SPOTS AND DOTS is at 9:30 a.m.at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Experience crafts, games and more. Register in advance. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FREE! “BEDTIME STORIES (AS TOLD BY OUR DAD) (WHO MESSED THEM UP)” is presented by Spartanburg Youth Theatre at 3 p.m. at the Inman Branch Library. Visit http://www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! HARRY POTTER CHARACTER DAY is at 4:30 p.m.at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. The event includes crafts, activities and butterbeer. Registration is required. Call 864-574-6815.

Tuesday, June 6

G — IT’S MAGIC TREEHOUSE TIME at 3:30 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum’s book club for kids. This week’s book is “Summer of the Serpent.” Admission or museum membership required. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! “BEDTIME STORIES (AS TOLD BY OUR DAD) (WHO MESSED THEM UP)” is presented by Spartanburg Youth Theatre at 11 a.m. at the Landrum Branch Library, at 2 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Library and at 4:30 p.m. at the Cowpens Branch Library. Visit http://www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! IT’S A DIFFERENT ACTIVITY EACH WEEK at Family Fun Night at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Explore something new – it could be music, dancing, crafts or more. Ages 12 and younger with a caregiver. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, June 7

G — FREE! MINI MAKERS: WATER is at 10:30 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Listen to a story and create items using your imagination and provided materials. Ages 2 – 5 with an adult caregiver. Visit http://greenvillelibrary.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! “BEDTIME STORIES (AS TOLD BY OUR DAD) (WHO MESSED THEM UP)” is presented by Spartanburg Youth Theatre at 10:30 a.m. at the Chesnee Branch Library and at 1 p.m. at the Woodruff Branch Library. Visit http://www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Thursday, June 8

G — CELEBRATE WORLD OCEANS DAY 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Greenville Zoo. For details, visit http://www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! LAKESIDE CONCERT: Poinsett Wind Symphony performs at 7:30 p.m. at Furman University. Visit furman.edu.

G — FREE! WATCH “MOANA” at Greer City Park. The movie begins at dusk. Visit http://www.cityofgreer.org/visit/moonlight_movies.php.

S — FREE! “BEDTIME STORIES (AS TOLD BY OUR DAD) (WHO MESSED THEM UP)” is presented by Spartanburg Youth Theatre at 11:30 a.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library and at 2 p.m. at the Middle Tyger Branch Library. Visit http://www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Friday, June 9

G — GROWN-UPS NIGHT: SCIENTISTS AND INVENTORS is 6 – 9 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — FREE! BEACHIN’ FRIDAYS — See June 2.

G — STARRY NIGHTS — See June 2.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 8 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! “BEDTIME STORIES (AS TOLD BY OUR DAD) (WHO MESSED THEM UP)” is presented by Spartanburg Youth Theatre at 9:30 and 11 a.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library and at 2 p.m. at the Pacolet Branch Library. Visit http://www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Saturday, June 10

CELEBRATE NATIONAL GET OUTDOORS DAY with guided hikes, rock climbing opportunities and special activities 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Chimney Rock Park. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit http://www.chimneyrockpark.com.

G — A TEDDY BEAR CLINIC is 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Children will get their own teddy bear (while quantities last) to take to check-up stations to learn what happens at a hospital or doctor’s office. Child-life Specialists from Greenville Health System will conduct the stations. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 2 and 8 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! ESCAPE THE ROOM: HARRY POTTER EDITION is at 1 p.m. at the Chesnee Branch Library. Call 864-461-2423.

Sunday, June 11

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 1 and 6:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

Monday, June 12

G — THE MONDAY MATINEE MOVIE is at 2 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.

S — FREE! MARVELOUS MONDAY: DADS, DOUGHNUTS AND DIY is at 9:30 a.m.at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Read stories about dads, make a craft and more. Register in advance. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FREE! A HAUNTING MOVIE MATINEE is at 1 p.m. at the Chesnee Branch Library. Watch the YouTube phenomenon that became the popular teen book series “The Haunting of Sunshine Girl.” Call 864-461-2423.

S — FREE! A LEGO BLOCK PARTY is at 4:30 p.m.at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Call 864-574-6815.

Tuesday, June 13

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! SEE THE STAR LAB from Roper Mountain Science Center at 4 and 4:45 p.m. at the Cowpens Branch Library. Registration is required. Call 864-463-0430.

S — FREE! IT’S A DIFFERENT ACTIVITY EACH WEEK at Family Fun Night at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Explore something new – it could be music, dancing, crafts or more. Ages 12 and younger with a caregiver. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, June 14

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! MAKE A FATHER’S DAY CARD at 11 a.m. at the Chesnee Branch Library. Call 864-461-2423.

Thursday, June 15

G — SWAMP KIDS PLAY is 9 a.m. – noon at Swamp Rabbit Café. There’s a drink special for parents and unstructured nature playtime for preschoolers and younger. Play in the Swamp Garden. Visit http://swamprabbitcafe.com.

G — THE 2017 SUMMER ON AUGUSTA FESTIVAL is on Augusta Street in Greenville. The event includes music, a block party, family events and more. For details, visit www.onlyonaugusta.com.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! LAKESIDE CONCERT: The Steve Watson Band performs at 7:30 p.m. at Furman University. Visit furman.edu.

G — FREE! WATCH “STORKS” at Greer City Park. The movie begins at dusk. Visit http://www.cityofgreer.org/visit/moonlight_movies.php.

S — FREE! TWEEN CRAFT: EMOJI PILLOWS is at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Registration is required. All supplies are provided. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-578-3665.

Friday, June 16

G — A CREEK RANGER HIKE begins at 10 a.m. at Paris Mountain State Park. The event is a one-mile, ranger-led walk. The cost is $7 each, payable at the gate instead of park admission. Registration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 864-244-5565 or email ctaylor@scprt.com.

G — SESAME STREET LIVE: MAKE A NEW FRIEND is at 10:30 a.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. For tickets and details, visit http://www.bonsecoursarena.com.

G — THE 2017 SUMMER ON AUGUSTA FESTIVAL — See June 15.

G — FREE! BEACHIN’ FRIDAYS — See June 2.

G — STARRY NIGHTS — See June 2.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: WALTER CRONKITE is at 7:30 p.m. at Greenville Technical College. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 8 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

Saturday, June 17

G — “MISS NELSON IS MISSING” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — SESAME STREET LIVE: MAKE A NEW FRIEND is at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. For tickets and details, visit http://www.bonsecoursarena.com.

G — AN ICE CREAM SOCIAL is 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Greenville Zoo. The event includes entertainment and ice cream. For details, visit http://www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — THE 2017 SUMMER ON AUGUSTA FESTIVAL — See June 15.

G — MUSIC IN THE MUSEUM with Greenville Jazz Collective is at 11:30 a.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 2 and 8 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: MAYA ANGELOU is at 2 p.m. at Greenville Technical College. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: RACHEL CARSON is at 7:30 p.m. at Greenville Technical College. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

Sunday, June 18

G — CELEBRATE FATHER’S DAY with free admission for fathers at the Upcountry History Museum. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 1 and 6:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — “MISS NELSON IS MISSING” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: ABRAHAM LINCOLN is at 2 p.m. at Greenville Technical College. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

G — SESAME STREET LIVE: MAKE A NEW FRIEND is at 3 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. For tickets and details, visit http://www.bonsecoursarena.com.

G — THE 2017 SUMMER ON AUGUSTA FESTIVAL — See June 15.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: CESAR CHAVEZ is at 7:30 p.m. at Greenville Technical College. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

Monday, June 19

S — FREE! MARVELOUS MONDAY: BREAKFAST, BUDDIES AND BEARS is at 9:30 a.m.at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Read stories about bears and make a craft. Children may come in their pajamas. Register in advance. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FREE! KIDS TAKE ONE: THEATER GAMES with Carrie Roberts is at 10:30 a.m. at the Chesnee Branch Library. Call 864-461-2423.

S — FREE! TEENS TAKE TWO: THEATER GAMES with Carrie Roberts is at 1 p.m. at the Chesnee Branch Library. Call 864-461-2423.

S — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: ABRAHAM LINCOLN is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

Tuesday, June 20

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: MAYA ANGELOU is at 11:30 a.m. at the Kroc Center. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

G — IT’S MAGIC TREEHOUSE TIME at 3:30 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum’s book club for kids. This week’s book is “Good Morning Gorillas.” Admission or museum membership required. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: WALTER KRONKITE is at 7:30 p.m. at Falls Park. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

S — FREE! SPARTANBURG HUMANE SOCIETY’S story time is at 10:30 a.m. at the Cowpens Branch Library. Donations of Pedigree canned dog food are requested. Call 864-463-0430.

S — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: CESAR CHAVEZ is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

S — FREE! IT’S A DIFFERENT ACTIVITY EACH WEEK at Family Fun Night at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Explore something new – it could be music, dancing, crafts or more. Ages 12 and younger with a caregiver. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, June 21

G — CELEBRATE WORLD GIRAFFE DAY 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Greenville Zoo. For details, visit http://www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — THE WET ‘N WILD WEDNESDAY WALK begins at 10 a.m. at Paris Mountain State Park. The event is a one-mile, ranger-led walk around Lake Placid. The cost is $7 each, payable at the gate instead of park admission. Registration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 864-244-5565 or email ctaylor@scprt.com.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: ABRAHAM LINCOLN is at 11:30 a.m. at the Kroc Center. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: RACHEL CARSON is at 8 p.m. at Trailblazer Park. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

S — FREE! WATCH “PETE’S DRAGON” at 1:30 p.m. at the Chesnee Branch Library. Call 864-461-2423.

S — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: WALTER CRONKITE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

Thursday, June 22

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 2 and 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! LAKESIDE CONCERT: The Lakeside Concert Band performs at 7:30 p.m. at Furman University. Visit furman.edu.

G — FREE! WATCH “THE JUNGLE BOOK” (2016) at Greer City Park. The movie begins at dusk. Visit www.cityofgreer.org/visit/moonlight_movies.php.

S — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: MAYA ANGELOU is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

Friday, June 23

G — A TURTLE TRAIL NATURALIST HIKE begins at 10 a.m. at Paris Mountain State Park. A one-mile, ranger-accompanied walk. $7 each, payable at the gate instead of park admission. Registration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 864-244-5565 or email ctaylor@scprt.com.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: MAYA ANGELOU is at 11:30 a.m. at the Phillis Wheatley Community Center. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

G — FREE! BEACHIN’ FRIDAYS — See June 2.

G — STARRY NIGHTS — See June 2.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: CESAR CHAVEZ is at 7:30 p.m. at Greenville Technical College. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 8 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

Saturday, June 24

G — “MISS NELSON IS MISSING” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — FANTASTIC FIBERS MAKE AND TAKE is at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 2 and 8 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: MAYA ANGELOU is at 7:30 p.m. at Greenville Technical College. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

Sunday, June 25

G — DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” is presented at 1 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — “MISS NELSON IS MISSING” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets, visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: WALTER CRONKITE is at 2 p.m. at Greenville Technical College. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA FESTIVAL: ABRAHAM LINCOLN is at 7:30 p.m. at Greenville Technical College. For details, call 864-244-1499 or visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

Monday, June 26

G — THE MONDAY MATINEE MOVIE is at 2 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.

Tuesday, June 27

S — FREE! WATCH “MOANA” at 1:30 p.m. at the Chesnee Branch Library. Call 864-461-2423.

S — FREE! IT’S A DIFFERENT ACTIVITY EACH WEEK at Family Fun Night at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Explore something new – it could be music, dancing, crafts or more. Ages 12 and younger with a caregiver. Call 864-596-3504.

Thursday, June 29

G — FREE! LAKESIDE CONCERT: The Greenville Chorale and The Lakeside Concert Band present a patriotic celebration at 7:30 p.m. at Furman University. Visit furman.edu.

G — FREE! WATCH “THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS” at Greer City Park. The movie begins at dusk. Visit http://www.cityofgreer.org/visit/moonlight_movies.php.

Friday, June 30

G — A CREEK RANGER HIKE begins at 10 a.m. at Paris Mountain State Park. The event is a one-mile, ranger-led walk. The cost is $7 each, payable at the gate instead of park admission. Registration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 864-244-5565 or email ctaylor@scprt.com.

G — FREE! BEACHIN’ FRIDAYS — See June 2.

G — STARRY NIGHTS — See June 2.

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