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Friday, Feb. 1

NATIONAL WEAR RED DAY raises awareness about heart disease in women. To learn more, visit www.goredforwomen.org.

CHAUTAUQUA: AN EVENING WITH NAPOLEON GALA is at 7 p.m. at the Younts Center for Performing Arts. For tickets, visit greenvillechautauqua.org.

G — “MR. POPPER’S PENGUINS” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 7 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

Saturday, Feb. 2

GRADY’S GROUNDHOG DAY is 10 a.m. – noon at Chimney Rock Park. The event includes family activities. Find out if the park’s woodchuck sees his shadow. For details, visit www.chimneyrockpark.com.

G — “MR. POPPER’S PENGUINS” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — UNDERGROUND HOMES is at the Greenville Zoo. This Zoo Tots program is for ages 2 – 4 with a guardian. Learn about animals who live underground. To register, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — FREE! NAPOLEON Chautauqua Show is at 2 p.m. at the Wade Hampton High School Auditorium. Visit greenvillechautauqua.org or call 864-244-1499.

Sunday, Feb. 3

G — “MR. POPPER’S PENGUINS” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! NAPOLEON Chautauqua Show is at 2 p.m. at the Wade Hampton High School Auditorium. Visit greenvillechautauqua.org or call 864-244-1499.

Monday, Feb. 4

G — BABY AND ME YOGA is at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville. Registration is required. For details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

G — FREE! STAY AND PLAY is at 10:30 a.m. at the Five Forks Branch Library. Ages 2 – 6 with an adult caregiver. Play and build kindergarten readiness. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — SEE THE THREE HARRIETS at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! ADVENTURES IN HISTORY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Five Forks Branch Library. Ages 5 – 11. Registration is required. Themed costumes are welcome. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

Tuesday, Feb. 5

G — “THE TEDDY BEARS’ PICNIC,” a South Carolina Children’s Theatre 2ND Stage Production, is at 9:30 a.m. at 1200 Pendleton St. For tickets and details, visit scchildrenstheatre.org.

G — SEE THE THREE HARRIETS at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! MOVE WITH ME is at 10 a.m. at the Five Forks Branch Library. Dance United’s Tiffany DuPuy leads children in moves that lead to rhythm and body awareness. Ages 18 months – 3 years. Registration is required. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, Feb. 6

G — SEE DAVID DRAKE (DAVE THE POTTER) at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

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

Thursday, Feb. 7

G — SEE DAVID DRAKE (DAVE THE POTTER) at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — LEARNING SAFARI THURSDAY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

S — FREE! A CHINESE NEW YEAR CRAFT CELEBRATION is at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! MAKE VALENTINE CRAFTS at 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! ROSA PARKS Chautauqua Show is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Visit greenvillechautauqua.org or call 864-244-1499.

Friday, Feb. 8

SWITCH-A-ROOS SPRING/SUMMER SALE is at Greenville Convention Center. For details, visit www.switcharoosconsignment.com.

PARENTS’ NIGHT OUT is at 5:30 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville and Spartanburg. Registration is required. For details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

G — MONSTER JAM is at 7 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. For details, visit bonsecoursarena.com.

S — FREE! LITTLE SPROUTS’ DAY OUT is at 11:30 a.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Birth – age 3. This is a drop-in play date to make crafts, engage in imaginative play and more. Call 864-596-3504.

P — BUDDING ARTISTS: BOTANICAL VALENTINES AND COOKIES

is 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. at the South Carolina Botanical Garden. Design Valentines and decorate cookies using different methods and materials, including plant parts. All ages welcome, but younger children will require hands-on assistance from an adult. Register at least five days in advance. The cost is $10 each. Visit www.clemson.edu/public/scbg.

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Saturday, Feb. 9

SWITCH-A-ROOS SPRING/SUMMER SALE is at Greenville Convention Center. For details, visit www.switcharoosconsignment.com.

G — “THE TEDDY BEARS’ PICNIC,” a South Carolina Children’s Theatre 2ND Stage Production, is at 9:30 and 11 a.m. at 1200 Pendleton St. For tickets and details, visit scchildrenstheatre.org.

G — VALENTINE’S DAY COOKIE AND CLAY is at 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville. Registration is required. For details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

G — MONSTER JAM is at 1 and 7 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. For details, visit bonsecoursarena.com.

G — FREE! CELEBRATE FUZZY TOOTH CRITTERS and National Children’s Dental Awareness Month 5 – 7 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville. The event includes music, a balloon artist, food, giveaways and more. To learn more, visit m.facebook.com/iamltbutler.

G — THE GREENVILLE COUNTY YOUTH ORCHESTRA performs a Shoulder to Shoulder concert with the Greenville Symphony Orchestra at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! LITTLE SPROUTS’ DAY OUT is at 11:30 a.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Birth – age 3. This is a drop-in play date to make crafts, engage in imaginative play and more. Call 864-596-3504.

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Sunday, Feb. 10

SWITCH-A-ROOS SPRING/SUMMER SALE is at Greenville Convention Center. For details, visit www.switcharoosconsignment.com.

Monday, Feb. 11

G — SEE CALL OF THE WILD: ILLUSTRATED EDITION at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — BABY AND ME YOGA is at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville. Registration is required. For details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

Tuesday, Feb. 12

G — SEE CALL OF THE WILD: ILLUSTRATED EDITION at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — UHM’S MAGIC TREE HOUSE KIDS’ BOOK CLUB is at 3:30 p.m. at Upcountry History Museum. Today’s book: “Abe Lincoln at Last.” Registration is urged. Admission or museum membership required. Details, visit upcountryhistory.org.

S — MADEA’S FAREWELL PLAY TOUR is at Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium. For tickets, visit www.crowdpleaser.com.

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, Feb. 13

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

S — MADEA’S FAREWELL PLAY TOUR is at Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium. For tickets, visit www.crowdpleaser.com.

Thursday, Feb. 14

G — FREE! MAKE A VALENTINE CRAFT at 11 a.m. at the Simpsonville Branch Library. Registration is required. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! FREESTYLE CRAFT NIGHT is at 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Visit spartanburglibraries.org.

Friday, Feb. 15

FREE! NBA ALL-STAR AT EPICENTRE is at Epicentre in Charlotte. This fan event features NBA players and talent appearances, virtual reality demonstrations, art and memorabilia experiences and more. Fans must pre-register at nbaevents.com for access.

THE NBA ALL-STAR CELEBRITY GAME is at 7 p.m. at Bojangles’ Coliseum in Charlotte. For tickets and details, visit nbaevents.com.

NBA MTN DEW ICE RISING STARS is at 9 p.m. at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte. For tickets and details, visit nbaevents.com.

S — “SEUSSICAL JR.” is presented by The Spartanburg Youth Theatre at 4:30 and 7 p.m. at Chapman Cultural Center. Tickets are $15 each for adults and $10 each for ages 18 and younger. For tickets, visit chapmanculturalcenter.org.

Saturday, Feb. 16

FREE! NBA ALL-STAR AT EPICENTRE is at Epicentre in Charlotte. This fan event features NBA players and talent appearances, virtual reality demonstrations, art and memorabilia experiences and more. Fans must pre-register at nbaevents.com for access.

NBA ALL-STAR MEDIA PRACTICE AND MEDIA DAY are at Bojangles’ Coliseum in Charlotte. Doors open at 9 a.m. Media Day begins at 9:30 a.m. Practice begins at noon. Access to both events is sold as a combination ticket. For tickets and details, visit nbaevents.com.

JR. NBA is at Charlotte Convention Center. Events include various youth basketball events, including a National Skills Challenge, 3v3 tournament and Her Time to Play panel session. For tickets and details, visit nbaevents.com.

G — FREE! “SQUEAK, RUMBLE, WHOMP! WHOMP! WHOMP!,” a Lollipops Concert presented by the Greenville Symphony Orchestra is at 10 a.m. at the Simpsonville Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — SATURDAY SAFARI: BELOW YOUR FEET for ages 4 – 6 is at 10 a.m. at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — “LILLY’S PURPLE PLASTIC PURSE,” a South Carolina Children’s Theatre 2ND Stage Production, is at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. at The Kroc Center. For tickets and details, visit scchildrenstheatre.org.

S — “SEUSSICAL JR.” is presented by The Spartanburg Youth Theatre at 2 and 4:30 p.m. at Chapman Cultural Center. Tickets are $15 each for adults and $10 each for ages 18 and younger. For tickets, visit chapmanculturalcenter.org.

Sunday, Feb. 17

FREE! NBA ALL-STAR AT EPICENTRE is at Epicentre in Charlotte. This fan event features NBA players and talent appearances, virtual reality demonstrations, art and memorabilia experiences and more. Fans must pre-register at nbaevents.com for access.

JR. NBA is at Charlotte Convention Center. Events include various youth basketball events, including a National Skills Challenge, 3v3 tournament and Her Time to Play panel session. For tickets and details, visit nbaevents.com.

G — FREE! A BOOK DISCUSSION of “Brown Girl Dreaming” is at 3 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

Monday, Feb. 18

SKATING ON THE BIG ICE is at 1 p.m. at Bon Secours Wellness Arena. The cost is $8 each for ages 7 and older and $6 each for ages 6 and younger. Skate rental is $3 each. Bring 5 canned goods or a case of water to be donated to Loaves and Fishes and Habitat for Humanity and receive a free skate rental. Visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

G — “THE TEDDY BEARS’ PICNIC,” a South Carolina Children’s Theatre 2ND Stage Production, is at 11 a.m. at 1200 Pendleton St. For tickets and details, visit scchildrenstheatre.org.

S — FREE! EXPLORATIONS IN GAMING is at 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Explore adventure board games. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Tuesday, Feb. 19

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

P — A BONY MOON FULL MOON HIKE is at the South Carolina Botanical Garden. For details, visit www.clemson.edu/scbg.

Wednesday, Feb. 20

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

Thursday, Feb. 21

G — LEARNING SAFARI THURSDAY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

S — FREE! TWEENS: LET’S GET CRAFTY at 3:30 p.m. at the Landrum Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! INVENTORS’ NIGHT is at 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Saturday, Feb. 23

FREE! NATURE LEARNING CENTER OPEN HOUSE is 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the South Carolina Botanical Garden. The event includes hands-on activities. Free, but donations for outreach are welcome. Visit www.clemson.edu/public/scbg.

FREE! HUNT CABIN OPEN HOUSE is 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the South Carolina Botanical Garden. Learn about life in 19th century South Carolina. Hands-on activities are included. The event is free, but donations are welcome. Visit www.clemson.edu/public/scbg.

G — FREE! STORY TIME BALLET, presented by International Ballet, is at 10 a.m. at the Simpsonville Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — “LILLY’S PURPLE PLASTIC PURSE,” a South Carolina Children’s Theatre 2ND Stage Production, is at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. at The Kroc Center. For tickets and details, visit scchildrenstheatre.org.

Monday, Feb. 25

G — SEE SYBERITE5 at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — BABY AND ME YOGA is at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville. Registration is required. For details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

S — FREE! LANGUAGE LEARNING TEENS meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Tuesday, Feb. 26

PARIS MOUNTAIN STATE PARK will hold a School Program Volunteer Orientation from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Registration is required. Volunteers are naturalists at heart who want to share the wonders of nature with second and fifth graders. Some volunteers assist students with their measurements and observations at the creek while some lead second graders on a nature hike around Lake Placid or assist in a fifth grade Forest Ecology program. Call the office at 864-244-5565 or email ctaylor@scprt.com to register.  

G — FREE! PUPPET PLAYHOUSE is at 10 a.m. at the Five Forks Branch Library. Ages 8 and younger with an adult caregiver. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — SEE CURRENTS BY MAYUMANA at noon and 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — UHM’S MAGIC TREE HOUSE KIDS’ BOOK CLUB is at 3:30 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Today’s book is “A Good Night for Ghosts.” Registration is recommended. Admission or museum membership required. For details, visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

S — FREE! MAKE RECYCLED PLASTIC SCULPTURES at 3:30 p.m. at the Cowpens Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! ALL ABOUT K-POP is at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, Feb. 27

G — THE FINE ARTS CENTER performs The Great American Songbook at 7 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

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

Thursday, Feb. 28

S — FREE! TWEEN LANGUAGE LEARNING CLUB is at 4 p.m. at the Cowpens Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! BUGGY CRAFT NIGHT 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Visit spartanburglibraries.org.

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