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KEY: G=Greenville County; S=Spartanburg County; P=Pickens County

Sunday, May 1

A WORLD WAR II BATTLE REENACTMENT is at Latta Plantation. The event includes music, living history exhibits and more. Admission is $8 each for adults, $7 each for seniors and students and free for ages 5 and younger. Visit http://lattaplantation.org.

G — FAMILY FUN DAY is 1 – 4 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — “THE MIRACLE WORKER” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. The show is recommended for ages 7 and older. For details, visit http://www.scchildrenstheatre.org. For tickets, visit http://peacecenter.org.

Tuesday, May 3

G — “JACKIE ROBINSON: A GAME APART” is at 10 a.m. and noon at the Peace Center. Visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Amazing Art is at 10 and 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. The program is for ages 5 and younger. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — AMERICA’S RACE TO SPACE, a Chautauqua discussion, is at 7 p.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Admission is free. Visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

S — TWEEN CINCO DE MAYO CELEBRATION is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, May 4

GARDEN SPROUTS, for preschoolers and a caregiver, is at 10 a.m. at the South Carolina Botanical Garden. Learn about plants and animals using music, stories, crafts and nature walks. The cost is $5 per family. To register, visit http://www.clemson.edu/public/scbg.

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Amazing Art — See May 3.

S — MUSIC SANDWICHED IN, featuring Spartanburg Philharmonic and Spartanburg Little Theatre, is at 12:15 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Visit http://www.chapmanculturalcenter.org.

S — A LEGO PARTY for tweens is at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Call 864-578-3665.

Thursday, May 5

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Amazing Art — See May 3.

G — HEAR “FRANK AND LAVERNE” at 10:30 a.m. at Fiction Addiction. The event is for preschoolers. Call 864-609-9394 or visit http://www.fiction-addiction.com.

G — NEIGHBORHOOD NIGHT: Backstage Pass is 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Admission is free. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.

S — MOMMY AND ME AT THE LIBRARY is at 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Call 864-574-6815.

Friday, May 6

BLUE RIDGE FEST is 6 – 10 p.m. at the Blue Ridge Electric Co-op in Pickens. Visit http://www.blueridge.coop/blueridgefest.

G — FANTASTIC FRIDAY: TRAVEL TO KENTUCKY is at 10 a.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. For details, visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — PELHAM MEDICAL CENTER GREER FAMILY FEST is 6 – 10 p.m. in downtown Greer. Admission is free. The event includes live music, children’s activities, food and more than 150 vendors. Visit greerfamilyfest.com.

G — GHS SWAMP RABBIT 5K is at 6:30 p.m. in Travelers Rest. The cost is $6 each and includes a T-shirt and block party. To register, visit http://ghs.org/swamprabbit5k.

G — CARIBBEAN CRUSH, benefitting South Carolina Children’s Theatre, is at 7 p.m. at Zen. For ticket information, visit http://scchildrenstheatre.org.

S — SPARTANBURG’S SPRING FLING is in downtown Spartanburg. The event includes live music, entertainment, children’s activities and more. Visit http://www.cityofspartanburg.org/spring-fling.

Saturday, May 7

THE UPSTATE STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL is 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Slater Hall near Travelers Rest. For details, visit http://www.upstatestrawberryfestival.com.

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY is at participating stores. Visit freecomicbookday.com.

G — TAILS AND TRAILS 5K WALK/RUN is 8:30 a.m. – noon at Conestee Park. Participants and their dogs walk or run to support Greenville County Animal Care. For details, visit http://www.greenvillecounty.org/acs/tailsandtrails_prerace.asp.

G — PELHAM MEDICAL CENTER GREER FAMILY FEST — See May 6. Today’s events are 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Visit greerfamilyfest.com.

G — THE REEDY RIVER DUCK DERBY is 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Falls Park. Rubber ducks are released at 2:30 p.m. For details or to adopt a duck, visit www.duckrace.com/greenville.

G — RACE FOR GRACE, a 5K run/walk benefitting local families is need, is at Carolina High School. Registration is $20 each for students ages 18 and younger ($25 each on the day of the event) and $30 each for adults ($35 each on the day of the event). To register, call 864-355-2300.

G — MISSING ORANGUTAN MOTHERS (MOM) DAY is at Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — A ZOO TOTS program for ages 2 – 3, is at Greenville Zoo. To register, visit http://www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — MAKE A MOTHER’S DAY GIFT at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — LET’S GO TO OUTER SPACE, a Chautauqua family adventure, is at 2 p.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Admission is free. Visit http://greenvillechautauqua.org.

G — “FEATURES AND FAIRY TALES,” presented by International Ballet, is at 8 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

S — SPARTANBURG’S SPRING FLING — See May 6.

S — THE BREAKFAST CLUB tween book club is at 10:30 a.m. at the Cowpens Branch Library. Call 864-463-0430.

Sunday, May 8

G — MAKE A MOTHER’S DAY GIFT at 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — “FEATURES AND FAIRY TALES” — See May 7. Today’s performance is at 3 p.m.

S — SPARTANBURG’S SPRING FLING — See May 6.

S — PAPER PLAY is 1 – 4 p.m. at Spartanburg Art Museum. The cost is $2 each. For details, visit http://www.chapmanculturalcenter.org.

Monday, May 9

S — A LEGO BLOCK PARTY for ages 5 and younger is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Call 864-574-6815.

Tuesday, May 10

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Ocean Aquatics is at 10 and 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. The program is for ages 5 and younger. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

S — AN INTERNET SAFETY CLASS FOR TWEENS is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, May 11

GARDEN SPROUTS — See May 4.

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Ocean Aquatics — See May 10.

Thursday, May 12

MEDICINAL REMEDIES HOMESCHOOL DAY is at Latta Plantation. Admission is $6 each and free for ages 4 and younger. Visit http://lattaplantation.org.

THE LEAF FESTIVAL is in Black Mountain, North Carolina. For details, visit http://theleaf.org.

G — HEAR “THUNDER BOY JR.” at 10:30 a.m. at Fiction Addiction. The event is for preschoolers. Call 864-609-9394 or visit http://www.fiction-addiction.com.

S — CHILDREN’S FUN NIGHT: SCRIBBLES AND SQUIGGLES is at 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Call 864-574-6815.

Friday, May 13

ARTISPHERE is in downtown Greenville. Visit www.artisphere.us.

THE LEAF FESTIVAL — See May 12.

G — ENDANGERED SPECIES DAY is at Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Ocean Aquatics — See May 10.

G — MINECRAFT MAKERS is at 4 p.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Visit http://greenvillelibrary.org.

Saturday, May 14

ARTISPHERE is in downtown Greenville. Visit www.artisphere.us.

SPRING BOY SCOUT DAY is at Chimney Rock Park. An overnight option is available. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit http://www.chimneyrockpark.com.

WILDLIFE ACTION’S PIONEER DAY 2016 for ages 7 – 11 is 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Lost Acres in Spartanburg. The rain date is May 21. Events include BB rifle target practice, knot tying, rope making, leaf printing, archery and more. The cost is $12 per child and includes lunch. Register by May 7. For additional information and registration forms, visit www.wlaupstate.org or contact Jane Hughston at 864-576-2236 or e-mail janenewt@charter.net.

THE MDA MUSCLE WALK is at 9 a.m. at Furman University. To register, visit http://www.musclewalkmda.org/greenvillesc2016.

THE LEAF FESTIVAL — See May 12.

G — SIGN OF THE TIMES opens at the Upcountry History Museum. Admission is free. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — TRIVIAL PURSUIT: LAST ADVENTURE is at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — PARK HOP’S KICK OFF DAY is 1 – 4 p.m. at Sunset Park in Greenville. The event kicks off a summer-long park scavenger hunt. For details, visit http://livewellgreenville.org/park-hop.

G — GREENVILLE COUNTY YOUTH ORCHESTRA performs at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit http://www.peacecenter.org.

S — SAFE KIDS DAY is at the Gaffney Premium Outlet Mall. For details, email pshaw@srhs.com.

S — MAYFEST is 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Community College Tyger River Campus. The event begins with a 5K at 8 a.m. and includes craft and food vendors, rides and inflatables, music, a touch-a-truck event, a car show and more. For details, email zach@mypsbc.org, call 803-331-4219 or visit facebook.com/MayfestSC.

Sunday, May 15

ARTISPHERE is in downtown Greenville. Visit www.artisphere.us.

THE LEAF FESTIVAL — See May 12.

G — FARM DAY is 1 – 5 p.m. at Whispering Pines Farm in Mauldin. For details, visit http://wpstables.com.

G — TRIVIAL PURSUIT: LAST ADVENTURE is at 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

Monday, May 16

S — BOOK AND COOK: “CINCO DE MOUSE-O” is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. To register, call 864-574-6815.

Tuesday, May 17

G — HOMESCHOOL DAY: FORENSIC SCIENCE is at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. For details, visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Insect Investigations is at 10 and 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. The program is for ages 5 and younger. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

S — AN END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR PARTY for tweens is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, May 18

SPRING HOME SCHOOL DAY is at Chimney Rock Park. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit http://www.chimneyrockpark.com.

GARDEN SPROUTS — See May 4.

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Insect Investigations — See May 17.

S — MUSIC SANDWICHED IN, featuring Spartanburg Philharmonic and Cello Times Two, is at 12:15 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Visit http://www.chapmanculturalcenter.org.

S — A CRAFT PARTY for tweens is at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Call 864-578-3665.

Thursday, May 19

THE 2016 BMW CHARITY PRO-AM presented by SYNNEX Corporation is at Thornblade Club, The Reserve at Lake Keowee and The Preserve at Verdae. Children younger than 14 are admitted free. The event benefits charities including Shriners Hospital for Children. For details, visit https://www.bmwusfactory.com/charity-golf.

CELEBRITY CONCERT ON MAIN, sponsored by BMW Charity Pro-Am, is 6 – 10 p.m. on Main Street in Greenville. The event is free and includes Rascal Flatts’ Joe Don Rooney and Jay DeMarcus, Mark Bryan and Dean Felber from Hootie & The Blowfish, Sister Hazel’s Drew Copeland and more. For details, visit https://www.bmwusfactory.com/charity-golf.

THE ADVANCED INSTITUTE FOR DEVELOPMENT and Learning’s Annual Spirit Banquet is at 6:30 p.m. at Embassy Suites in Greenville. The event features Alexis Wineman, the first Miss America contestant with autism. For details, details, call 864-520-8910.

G — HEAR “WOLF CAMP” at 10:30 a.m. at Fiction Addiction. The event is for preschoolers. Call 864-609-9394 or visit http://www.fiction-addiction.com.

S — WATCH “THE PEANUTS MOVIE” at 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Call 864-574-6815.

Friday, May 20

THE 2016 BMW CHARITY PRO-AM — See May 19.

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Insect Investigations — See May 17.

G — AN “I’M FIVE” BIRTHDAY BASH, for children turning 5 in April or May, is at 4 p.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Visit http://greenvillelibrary.org.

G — “MATTIE, BOGEY & BLACKBEARD’S LOST TREASURE,” a 2nd Stage event, is at 7 p.m. at South Carolina Children’s Theatre. Author Jean Hunt will sign books at tonight’s event. For ticket information, visit http://scchildrenstheatre.org.

Saturday, May 21

SPRING GIRL SCOUT DAY is at Chimney Rock Park. An overnight option is available. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit http://www.chimneyrockpark.com.

THE 2016 BMW CHARITY PRO-AM — See May 19.

G — A SATURDAY SAFARI is at Greenville Zoo. To register, visit http://www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — THE GOOD NEWS SPECTACULAR is 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the TD Convention Center. Admission is free. The event includes games, inflatables, popcorn, live interactive shows and more. For details, visit http://www.cefgreenville.com.

G — MESS FEST is at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — “MATTIE, BOGEY & BLACKBEARD’S LOST TREASURE,” a 2nd Stage event, is at 1 and 3 p.m. at South Carolina Children’s Theatre. Author Jean Hunt will sign books at the 3 p.m. event. For ticket information, visit http://scchildrenstheatre.org.

Sunday, May 22

THE 2016 BMW CHARITY PRO-AM — See May 19.

G — “MATTIE, BOGEY & BLACKBEARD’S LOST TREASURE,” a 2nd Stage event, is at 3 and p.m. at South Carolina Children’s Theatre. The 3 p.m. event features speaker Clara Lawrence. The 5 p.m. event is a benefit for the Humane Society. For ticket information, visit http://scchildrenstheatre.org.

Monday, May 23

G — A “GERONIMO STILTON” PARTY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Simpsonville and Taylors Branch Libraries. Visit http://greenvillelibrary.org.

Tuesday, May 24

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Animal Adventures is at 10 and 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. The program is for ages 5 and younger. Visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

G — A “GERONIMO STILTON” PARTY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Berea Branch Library. Visit http://greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, May 25

GARDEN SPROUTS — See May 4.

HOME SCHOOL DAY: WATER CYCLE is at 1 p.m. at the South Carolina Botanical Garden. The cost is $5 each. To register, visit http://www.clemson.edu/public/scbg.

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Animal Adventures — See May 24.

Thursday, May 26

G — STORY TIME AND MORE: Sneak Peek to Summer Camp – Animal Adventures — See May 24.

G — HEAR “RULES OF THE HOUSE” at 10:30 a.m. at Fiction Addiction. The event is for preschoolers. Call 864-609-9394 or visit http://www.fiction-addiction.com.

G — A “GERONIMO STILTON” PARTY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Pelham Road Branch Library. Visit http://greenvillelibrary.org.

G — MUSIC BY THE LAKE: How the West Was Won is 7:30 p.m. at Furman University. For parking information call Furman University Police at 864-294-2111.

S — A SUMMER READING KICK OFF PARTY is at 2:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Call 864-574-6815.

Friday, May 27

STORY START TO STROLLER STRUT: Sunshine Stroll is at 10 a.m. at the South Carolina Botanical Garden. The event begins with a story and continues with a garden walk. The event is free. Donations are welcome. For details, visit http://www.clemson.edu/public/scbg.

G — MEMBER PREVIEW: FAMILY GAME NIGHT is at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Preview the new exhibit, Fun and Games. For details, visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

S — SUMMER READING KICK OFF is at 11:30 a.m. at the Cowpens Branch Library. Call 864-463-0430.

S — TWEEN SUMMER READING KICK OFF is at noon at the Cowpens Branch Library. Call 864-463-0430.

S — WATCH “THE GOOD DINOSAUR” at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Call 864-578-3665.

Saturday, May 28

MEMORIAL DAY FAMILY PROGRAMS are at 2 p.m. at Chimney Rock Park. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit http://www.chimneyrockpark.com.

GREENVILLE COUNTY WATER PARKS OPEN today, including Discovery Island, Otter Creek and 7th Inning Splash. For details, visit http://greenvillerec.com/waterparks.

HUNT CABIN OPEN HOUSE is noon – 4 p.m. at Hunt Cabin at the South Carolina Botanical Garden. Explore the life of children in the 19th Century, including games, school lessons, chores and more. For details, visit http://www.clemson.edu/public/scbg.

G — FUN AND GAMES opens at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. For details, visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.

Sunday, May 29

MEMORIAL DAY FAMILY PROGRAMS — See May 28.

Monday, May 30

MEMORIAL DAY FAMILY PROGRAMS — See May 28.

Tuesday, May 31

S — AMERICA RECYCLES: Toilet Paper Roll Wall Art Craft is at 6 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Call 864-578-3665.

S — FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Call 864-596-3504.

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