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Tuesday, May 1

G — FREE! FRANCIS MARION: Chautauqua Talk is at 7 p.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Visit greenvillechautauqua.org or call 864-244-1499.

S — FREE! TWEEN CRAFT AFTERNOON is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Use random art supplies to get creative. Register in advance. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FREE! THE TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Share crafts, movies and more. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

A —RALPH HAYES TOYOTA TASTE OF ANDERSON is 6 – 9 p.m. at Bleckley Station. Tickets are available at the Anderson Area YMCA or at www.andersonareaymca.org.

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Wednesday, May 2

G — FREE! “SPACE JAM” kicks off Fidelity Investments Moonlight Movies at Falls Park at sunset. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets or picnics. No pets. Food trucks will be on site.

S — FREE! AFTER-SCHOOL EXPLORERS is at 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Grades 1 – 4. Call 864-596-3504.

Thursday, May 3

G — A MOTHER’S DAY CELEBRATION is at 3:30 p.m. at the Anderson Road Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — MEET THE AUTHOR: STUART GIBBS 4:30 – 6 p.m. at the Hughes Main Library. The event is for ages 9 – 13. Buy books and have a snack from 4:30 – 5 p.m. Hear Gibbs from 5 – 5:30 p.m. Have books signed from 5:30 – 6 p.m. To join the signing line, each customer must purchase on site at least one copy of “Waste of Space.” Purchasing/preordering the book from Fiction Addiction (http://fiction-addiction.com) will also give you a ticket to the signing line. Gibbs will sign any additional books of his that you own. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.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 www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — LAG BAOMER COMMUNITY BBQ AT THE PARK is 5:30-7 p.m. at Conestee Park. Hosted by Chabad of Greenville and the Upstate and the Greenville Jewish Federation, it includes Israeli music, children’s crafts and activities, and kosher barbecue. Cost is $5 per child, $8 for adults and $20 for families. To RSVP or for more information, call 864-256-1770 or email chabadgreenville@gmail.com.

P — FREE! IT’S OPENING DAY AND A HEALTHY LIVING EXPO 3-6 p.m. at the Clemson Farmers Market at Patrick Square, rain or shine. Exhibitors from local groups and organizations who promote healthy eating, healthy living, and activities that affect quality of life will be on hand to offer educational information and exhibits. Visit www.patricksquare.com/ business/clemson-farmers-market.

S — FREE! BUILD WITH LEGOS AND MORE at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 4 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! GAME TIME THURSDAY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Play video games or board games in the Tween Zone. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! EMBROIDERED EAR BUDS FOR TWEENS is at 3:30 p.m. at the Chesnee Branch Library. Stylize ear buds with embroidery and beads. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-461-2423.

S — FREE! AMERICAN GIRL: MEET ADDY is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Play a game, do a craft and meet a visitor from Addy’s time period. Register in advance. Call 864-574-6815.

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Friday, May 4

THE MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS SPRING PARADE is at 6 p.m. in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. National Baseball Hall of Fame member Cal Ripken, Jr. is the grand marshal. For details, visit MyPigeonForge.com/parade.

G – A SPRING CARNIVAL is 4-7:30 p.m. at Hollis Acdemy. Rain or shine. The event includes games, rides, food and inflatables. Visit www.facebook.com/events/164265587607150.

G — FANDOM FRIDAY: STAR WARS EDITION is at 4:30 p.m. at the Fountain Inn Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

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

G — STARRY NIGHTS is at Roper Mountain Science Center. Show times are 6, 7:30 and 8:45 p.m. at the T. C. Hooper Planetarium. The 6 and 7:30 p.m. feature will be “Perfect Little Planet.” The 8:45 p.m. feature will be “Exploding Universe.” The Daniel Observatory will also be open, weather permitting, for viewing through the 23-inch telescope. Visit www.ropermountain.org.

G — MARCH FOR BABIES, benefitting the March of Dimes, is at 6:30 p.m. at Fluor Field. Registration begins at 5 p.m. Teams and individuals can register at marchforbabies.org.

G — “THE MUSICAL ADVENTURES OF FLAT STANLEY” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 7 p.m. at the Peace Center. This performance will include sign language interpretation. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — PARENTS NIGHT OUT, hosted by the Love SC chapter of the Red Hat Society, is 6-10 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Connection Inc., 510 Old Augusta Road. Cost is $20 per child, which includes activities and snacks. Visit www.facebook.com/events/1330185693791477 for details.

P — FREE! “FERDINAND” will kick off Movie Nights at Nettles Park in Clemson. Activities begin at 7:30 p.m. and include free popcorn. Visit www.cityofclemson.org.

P — MUSIC AT THE MARKET is 7-10 p.m. Fridays at Old Market Square in Easley. Snacks and treats are available for purchase. Bring chairs or blankets and enjoy live music. Visit www.cityofeasley.com.

S — ROCKIN’ IN THE BARN, Christmas in Action’s signature fundraiser, is at 7 p.m. at The Barn at Forevermore Farm in Moore. For tickets and details, visit www.ciaspartanburg.org.

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Saturday, May 5

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

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

THE UPSTATE STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL is at Slater Hall near Travelers Rest. For details, visit www.upstatestrawberryfestival.com.

A WORLD WAR II BATTLE REENACTMENT is at Latta Plantation. The event includes music, living history exhibits and more. Visit lattaplantation.org.

G — “THE MUSICAL ADVENTURES OF FLAT STANLEY” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — THE REEDY RIVER DUCK DERBY is 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Falls Park. As many as 10,000 ducks will post at 2:30 p.m. For details or to adopt a duck, visit www.duckrace.com/greenville.

G — BANK OF AMERICA’S MUSEUMS ON US program offers free admission to the Upcountry History Museum for cardholders. Present your Bank of America, Merrill Lynch or U.S. Trust credit or debit card along with a photo ID to gain free general admission. Cardholders only; guests are not eligible for free admission. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org or museums.bankofamerica.com.

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

G — HANDS ON GREENVILLE DAY encourages volunteerism throughout the Upstate. For a list of projects in need of volunteers on HOG Day, visit www.handsongreenville.org.

S — FREE! MINI MAKERS: SHIBORI DYEING is at 11 a.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Join Maker-in-Residence Eva Davis as she teaches mini makers the art of shibori dyeing. Ages 6 – 12. Register in advance. Call 864-596-3504.

Sunday, May 6

A WORLD WAR II BATTLE REENACTMENT is at Latta Plantation. The event includes music, living history exhibits and more. Visit lattaplantation.org.

SPRING FARM DAY is 1 – 5 p.m. at Whispering Pines Stables in Mauldin. The day includes tours, Border Collie demonstrations, 4H activities and more. The cost is $10 per car. For details, visit wpstables.com.

THE CAROLINA YOUTH SYMPHONY’S grand finale concert is at 3 p.m. at McAlister Auditorium at Furman University. For details, visit carolinayouthsymphony.org.

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

G — BANK OF AMERICA’S MUSEUMS ON US program offers free admission to the Upcountry History Museum for cardholders. Present your Bank of America, Merrill Lynch or U.S. Trust credit or debit card along with a photo ID to gain free general admission. Cardholders only; guests are not eligible for free admission. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org or museums.bankofamerica.com.

G — “THE MUSICAL ADVENTURES OF FLAT STANLEY” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

P — THE CLEMSON CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER will host its annual Tour of Homes 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m., with a luncheon at 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Occasions at Wedgefield. Tickets are $25, which includes lunch. All proceeds from the event will go to the Clemson Child Development Center scholarship fund. Call 864-654-3345 or visit clemsoncdc.wordpress.com/2018/ 04/15/2018-spring-homes-tour-and-luncheon.

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Monday, May 7

G — MUFFINS WITH MOM is at 10 a.m. at the Mauldin Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! ENJOY CORNHOLE AND COOKIES at 3:30 p.m. at the Landrum Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-457-2218.

S — FREE! CHARACTER DAY: FANCY NANCY is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Come dressed in a fancy dress or whatever you want to wear. Register in advance. Call 864-574-6815.

Tuesday, May 8

G — MUFFINS WITH MOM is at 10 a.m. at the Five Forks Branch Library and the Simpsonville Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.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 “Civil War on Sunday.” Registration is recommended. Admission or museum membership required. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — A CHILD’S HAVEN volunteer reception is 5:30-7:30 p.m. The event is meant to thank current volunteers, reconnect with past volunteers, and invite new volunteers. Tours will be available. Visit achildshaven.org.

Wednesday, May 9

G — MUFFINS WITH MOM is at 10:30 a.m. at the Fountain Inn Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — YOUNG ADULT BOOK CLUB for ages 13 – 17 is at 4:30 p.m. at the Pelham Road Branch Library. May’s book is “The Fault in Our Stars.” Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — FREE! “HIS GIRL FRIDAY” will be shown at sunset for Fidelity Investments Moonlight Movies at Falls Park. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets or picnics. No pets. Food trucks will be on site.

Thursday, May 10

THE LEAF FESTIVAL is in Black Mountain, N.C. The festival includes music, arts, family adventure, children’s activities and more. For details, visit www.theleaf.org/the-festival.

G — THE PAINT THE TOWN RED SILENT AUCTION AND GALA is at 6 p.m. at Thornblade Country Club. All proceeds raised support programs that enrich the lives of those residing in The Salvation Army's homeless shelters in Greenville County. For details, visit sawagreenville.org.

G — FREE! GOVERNOR'S SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS Wind Ensemble Concert is at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. Free tickets can be reserved online peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! BUILD WITH LEGOS AND MORE at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 4 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! GAME TIME THURSDAY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Play video games or board games in the Tween Zone. Call 864-596-3504.

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Friday, May 11

ARTISPHERE is in downtown Greenville. The festival includes free performances, children’s activities, crafts, a STEAM exhibit and more. Visit www.artisphere.org.

THE LEAF FESTIVAL is in Black Mountain, N.C. The festival includes music, arts, family adventure, children’s activities and more. For details, visit www.theleaf.org/the-festival.

G — CRAFT DAY is 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Washington Center School. Students will sell everything from handmade gifts to treats. The greenhouse will be open for purchase of flowers, greenery and garden vegetable plants. Proceeds support the school. Visit www.facebook.com/events/148794722463000.

G — MUFFINS WITH MOM is at 10 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — STARRY NIGHTS is at Roper Mountain Science Center. Show times are 6, 7:30 and 8:45 p.m. at the T. C. Hooper Planetarium. The 6 and 7:30 p.m. feature will be “Perfect Little Planet.” The 8:45 p.m. feature will be “Exploding Universe.” The Daniel Observatory will also be open, weather permitting, for viewing through the 23-inch telescope. Visit www.ropermountain.org.

G — FREE! THE GOVERNOR’S SCHOOL presents scenes from Broadway musicals at 7:30 p.m. in Smith Recital Hall on the SCGSAH campus. For details, visit www.scgsah.org.

S — A DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE 2 TOURNAMENT for ages 12 – 18 is at 3:45 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Call 864-578-3665.

P — MUSIC AT THE MARKET is 7-10 p.m. Fridays at Old Market Square in Easley. Snacks and treats are available for purchase. Bring chairs or blankets and enjoy live music. Visit www.cityofeasley.com.

P — FREE! “TROLLS” will be screened for Movie Nights at Nettles Park in Clemson. Activities begin at 7:30 p.m. and include free popcorn. Visit www.cityofclemson.org.

Saturday, May 12

ARTISPHERE is in downtown Greenville. The festival includes free performances, children’s activities, crafts, a STEAM exhibit and more. Visit www.artisphere.org.

CELEBRATE MOTHER’S DAY weekend at Chimney Rock Park. Buy one regular price adult ticket and mom or grandma receives one free with required online coupon. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit www.chimneyrockpark.com.

THE RAILROAD HISTORICAL CENTER in Greenwood celebrates its grand opening. Call 864-229-7093 for details.

THE LEAF FESTIVAL is in Black Mountain, N.C. The festival includes music, arts, family adventure, children’s activities and more. For details, visit www.theleaf.org/the-festival.

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 www.greenvillepets.org.

G — The 3rd ANNUAL BOWLING FOR CHIPS (Childhood Injury Prevention Services) is 1-4 p.m. at AMF Bowling Co, 740 S. Pleasantburg Dr. Bowling is free for anyone 16 and younger, and $5 for 17 and older. For more information, contact Rico at 864-787-5109.

G — GREENVILLE COUNTY YOUTH ORCHESTRA’S Spring Fling is at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For tickets and details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

P — FREE! SPRING MOTHER’S DAY FAMILY SING-ALONG is 10:30-11:30 a.m. at S.C. Botanical Garden, Clemson. Join Rebecca Smith, children's songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, for a morning singing and celebrating Mother's Day and spring. Bring a picnic blanket, snacks or lunch. Visit www.facebook.com/events/201235143761725.

S — FREE! THE TRAIN DAY FESTIVAL is 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Hub City Railroad Museum. Activities include a bounce house, live music, visits with railroad book authors, Thomas and friends model train, food and more. For details, call 864-963-4739 or visit hubcityrrmuseum.org.

S — THE GENERATION KID STRONG COLOR RUN is 9 a.m. – noon in downtown Inman. The even is to encourage the community to create a healthier Upstate. For details and registration, visit www.generationkidstrong.com/events/ spartanburg-spring-into-our-movement-color -run.

S — PIONEER DAY 2018, sponsored by Wildlife Action, is 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. for ages 7-11 at Lost Acres, 127 Halibut Lane. Rain date is May 19. Events include gun safety, BB rifle targe practice, candle making, leaf printing, archery and assembling bird boxes. Each child participates in all activities. Cost is $12, which includes lunch. Pre-registration by May 5 is required. Visit www.wlaupstate.org or contact Jane Hughston at 576-2236 or janenewt@charter. net.

Sunday, May 13

ARTISPHERE is in downtown Greenville. The festival includes free performances, children’s activities, crafts, a STEAM exhibit and more. Visit www.artisphere.org.

FREE ADMISSION for all mothers is at Upcountry History Museum in honor of Mother’s Day. A screening of “Wonder Woman” will be shown in the museum theater at 2 p.m. For details, visit www.facebook.com/events/ 180256169281544.

CELEBRATE MOTHER’S DAY weekend at Chimney Rock Park. Buy one regular price adult ticket and mom or grandma receives one free with required online coupon. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit www.chimneyrockpark. com.

THE LEAF FESTIVAL is in Black Mountain, N.C. The festival includes music, arts, family adventure, children’s activities and more. For details, visit www.theleaf.org/the-festival.

G — FREE! THE GOVERNOR’S SCHOOL presents scenes from Broadway musicals at 3 p.m. in Smith Recital Hall on the SCGSAH campus. For details, visit www.scgsah.org.

Monday, May 14

S — FREE! BOARD GAME BONANZA at 3:30 p.m. at the Landrum Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-457-2218.

S — FREE! SING ALONG WITH “THE GREATEST SHOWMAN” at 4 p.m. at the Middle Tyger Branch Library. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

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

Tuesday, May 15

S — FREE! TWEEN FUSION BEADS is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Registration is required. Call 864-574-6815.

Wednesday, May 16

G — FREE! “VERTIGO” will be shown at sunset for Fidelity Investments Moonlight Movies at Falls Park. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets or picnics. No pets. Food trucks will be on site.

S — FREE! DRIVE-IN MOVIE: “THE GREATEST SHOWMAN” is at 4:30 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Bring a blanket and park on the floor or a couch for the movie. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

Thursday, May 17

THE 2018 BMW CHARITY PRO-AM presented by SYNNEX Corporation is at Thornblade Club, Cliffs Valley and Furman University Golf Club. Children younger than 14 are admitted free. The event benefits charities including Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System, Upstate SC STEM Collaborative, Mobile Meals of Spartanburg and more. For details, visit www.bmwusfactory.com/charity-golf.

S — FREE! GAME TIME THURSDAY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Play video games or board games in the Tween Zone. Call 864-596-3504.

Friday, May 18

THE 2018 BMW CHARITY PRO-AM presented by SYNNEX Corporation is at Thornblade Club, Cliffs Valley and Furman University Golf Club. Children younger than 14 are admitted free. The event benefits charities including Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System, Upstate SC STEM Collaborative, Mobile Meals of Spartanburg and more. For details, visit www.bmwusfactory.com/charity-golf.

G — FREE! A FAMILY BLOCK PARTY is 6-8 p.m. at the Verdae YMCA. The event includes barbecue dinners, games, a family fun run/walk, prizes, inflatables, chair massages and more. RSVP by emailing Lindsey at lsease@ymcagreenville.org.

G — FRESH FRIDAYS ON THE GRAND LAWN is 6 – 8 p.m. at the Hartness – Grand Lawn, 3500 S. Highway 14, Greenville. Local farmers and artisans will display and sell an assortment of products. The event includes family-friendly entertainment and activities with no admission fee. For details, visit hartnessliving.com/fresh.

G — STARRY NIGHTS is at Roper Mountain Science Center. Show times are 6, 7:30 and 8:45 p.m. at the T. C. Hooper Planetarium. The 6 and 7:30 p.m. feature will be “Perfect Little Planet.” The 8:45 p.m. feature will be “Exploding Universe.” The Daniel Observatory will also be open, weather permitting, for viewing through the 23-inch telescope. Visit www.ropermountain.org.

P — A SPRINGTIME PRESCHOOL MUSICAL HIKE is 11 a.m.-noon at S.C. Botanical Garden. Multi-instrumentalist and children’s songwriter Rebecca Smith will lead a hike that includes short woodland trails, a duck ponds, children’s garden and Hunt Cabin. Registration is required. Visit www.facebook.com/events/ 1923000774629834.

P — FREE! “THE GREATEST SHOWMAN” will be screened for Movie Nights at Nettles Park in Clemson. Activities begin at 7:30 p.m. and include free popcorn. Visit www.cityofclemson.org.

S — FREE! EMBROIDERED EAR BUDS FOR TEENS is at 3:30 p.m. at the Chesnee Branch Library. Stylize ear buds with embroidery and beads. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-461-2423.

Saturday, May 19

THE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF THE UPSTATE will open its new Spartanburg location 10 a.m.-4 p.m. with free admission. A street festival on Magnolia Street, sponsored by the JM Smith Foundation, will coincide with the event, which will include museum tours, food trucks, games and giveaways for the public. The new museum is located at 130 Magnolia St. Visit www.tcmupstate.org.

THE 2018 BMW CHARITY PRO-AM presented by SYNNEX Corporation is at Thornblade Club, Cliffs Valley and Furman University Golf Club. Children younger than 14 are admitted free. The event benefits charities including Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System, Upstate SC STEM Collaborative, Mobile Meals of Spartanburg and more. For details, visit www.bmwusfactory.com/charity-golf.

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

SEE “SHOW DOGS” in a My Way Matinee sensory-friendly showing at 10:30 at Regal Hollywood Stadium 20 in Greenville. Lights will be brighter and sound will be lower than in traditional screenings. My Way Matinee screenings are fun for everyone, giving audiences the chance to sing, dance and shout during the film. Admission is $6.50 each plus tax. Learn more at www. regmovies.com/promotions/my-way-matinee.

G — EAST LINK ACADEMY will have a booth with children’s activities 3-6 p.m. at the North Main Spring Social at The Community Tap, 217 Wade Hampton Blvd. Representatives will be available to answer questions about the only Chinese-immersion free public charter school in the Upstate. Visit www.eastlinkacademy.org.

G — ARMED FORCES DAY is at the Upcountry History Museum. For details, visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — FREE! GOVERNOR'S SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS spring dance performance is at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. Free tickets can be reserved online peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! AN AUTISM/SPECIAL NEEDS PLAYGROUP meets noon-1 p.m. at Pump It Up! The event is sponsored by The Shape of Behavior. RSVP to RSVP@shapeofbehavior.com.

S — FREE! FLIX FOR TEENS is at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

P — MUSIC AT THE MARKET is 7-10 p.m. Fridays at Old Market Square in Easley. Snacks and treats are available for purchase. Bring chairs or blankets and enjoy live music. Visit www.cityofeasley.com.

Sunday, May 20

THE 2018 BMW CHARITY PRO-AM presented by SYNNEX Corporation is at Thornblade Club, Cliffs Valley and Furman University Golf Club. Children younger than 14 are admitted free. The event benefits charities including Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System, Upstate SC STEM Collaborative, Mobile Meals of Spartanburg and more. For details, visit www.bmwusfactory.com/charity-golf.

G — FREE! GOVERNOR'S SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS spring dance performance is at 2 p.m. at the Peace Center. Free tickets can be reserved online peacecenter.org.

Monday, May 21

S — FREE! VOTE FOR THE MOVIE at 3:30 p.m. at the Landrum Branch Library. Snacks are provided. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-457-2218.

S — FREE! MAKE RAINBOW SLIME and other crafts at 4 p.m. at the Middle Tyger Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Tuesday, May 22

THE TRANSFORMATION BREAKFAST, hosted by The Family Effect, is 7:30-9 a.m. at TD Convention Center. Learn more about the work being done for local children in crisis and hear first-hand about the collateral effects of substance use disorders and how they affect the community. Visit www.facebook.com/ events/1864902287133635.

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 “Night of the Ninjas.” Registration is recommended. Admission or museum membership required. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — MY DOLL AND ME TEA PARTY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Simpsonville Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — FREE! GOVERNOR'S SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS senior music showcase is at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit peacecenter.org.

S — TEEN VOICES for ages 12 – 18 is at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Sing karaoke, rap, read poetry, play an instrument or just enjoy the show. Call 864-578-3665.

S — FREE! CELEBRATE THE END OF SCHOOL at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Registration is required. Wear clothes that can get messy. Call 864-574-6815.

Wednesday, May 23

G — FREE! “H.G. WELLS’ THE TIME MACHINEwill be shown at sunset for Fidelity Investments Moonlight Movies at Falls Park. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets or picnics. No pets. Food trucks will be on site.

G — TODDLER TIME is at 10:30 a.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. The event includes snacks, stories and more. Admission or museum membership required. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

Thursday, May 24

G — MY DOLL AND ME TEA PARTY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Pelham Road Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

Friday, May 25

G — THE GREAT SCOT PARADE is at 6 p.m. in downtown Greenville. For details, visit gallabrae.com.

G — STARRY NIGHTS is at Roper Mountain Science Center. Show times are 6, 7:30 and 8:45 p.m. at the T. C. Hooper Planetarium. The 6 and 7:30 p.m. feature will be “Perfect Little Planet.” The 8:45 p.m. feature will be “Exploding Universe.” The Daniel Observatory will also be open, weather permitting, for viewing through the 23-inch telescope. Visit www.ropermountain.org.

P — MUSIC AT THE MARKET is 7-10 p.m. Fridays at Old Market Square in Easley. Snacks and treats are available for purchase. Bring chairs or blankets and enjoy live music. Visit www.cityofeasley.com.

P — FREE! “BOSS BABY” will be screened for Movie Nights at Nettles Park in Clemson. Activities begin at 7:30 p.m. and include free popcorn. Visit www.cityofclemson.org.

Saturday, May 26

GREENVILLE COUNTY REC’s WATERPARKS open for the season. Find the hours and rates for each park — Discovery Island in Simpsonville, Otter Creek in Greenville, and 7th Inning Splash in Piedmont — online at waterparks.greenvillerec.com.

SHIPWRECK COVE in Duncan will open for the summer. Find the hours and rates for this Spartanburg County waterpark online at www.shipwreckcovesc.com.

THE MERRELL ADVENTURE DASH is at Nantahala Outdoor Center. Suitable for families as well as adults, participants will negotiate a series of natural and man-made obstacles along the 5K course, including balance components, climbs and nets, a river-run and raft crossing. Choose between the 5K dash or a 1K fun run. Ages 12 and younger race free with a participating adult. Visit noc.com.

THE TAKE FLIGHT 5K is at 8:30 a.m. at Runway Park at the Greenville Downtown Airport. Proceeds will help complete Runway Park at GMU. For details, visit book-events.com/takeflight5k.

MEMORIAL DAY FAMILY PROGRAMS are at Chimney Rock Park. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit www.chimneyrockpark.com.

G — THE GREENVILLE SCOTTISH GAMES open at 8:30 a.m. at Furman University. For details, visit gallabrae.com.

S — FREE! A LEGO BLOCK PARTY is at 10:30 a.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Call 864-574-6815.

A —ANDERSON YMCA’S WATER WORKS outdoor splash pad opens at 10 a.m. For details and summer hours, visit www.andersonareaymca.org.

Sunday, May 27

MEMORIAL DAY FAMILY PROGRAMS are at Chimney Rock Park. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit www.chimneyrockpark.com.

Monday, May 28

MEMORIAL DAY FAMILY PROGRAMS are at Chimney Rock Park. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit www.chimneyrockpark.com.

Tuesday, May 29

S — FREE! TWEEN CUPCAKE WARS are at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Registration is required. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FREE! FINAL CRAM is at 6 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Need a place to study for exams? Bring your books and earbuds and enjoy coffee and snacks. Kick off study time with a visit from some adorable, adoptable puppies from the Spartanburg Humane Society from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! THE TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Share crafts, movies and more. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, May 30

G — FREE! “PEE-WEE’S BIG ADVENTUREwill be shown at sunset for Fidelity Investments Moonlight Movies at Falls Park. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets or picnics. No pets. Food trucks will be on site.

S — FREE! AFTER-SCHOOL EXPLORERS is at 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Grades 1 – 4. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! FINAL CRAM is at 6 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Need a place to study for exams? Bring your books and earbuds and enjoy coffee and snacks. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

Thursday, May 31

S — FREE! A SUMMER READING KICKOFF PARTY is 2 – 6 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. This is a drop-in event. Sign up for Summer Reading, do some crafts and get an ice cream sundae. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FREE! BUILD WITH LEGOS AND MORE at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 4 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

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