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Monthly Planner March 2019

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Friday, MARCH 1

Sparkle and Light

5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Barnes Corner Gallery

200 Tarboro St. W.

This month’s First Friday opening will feature watercolor artists Russell Yerkes and Ryan Fox and glass artist Deb Williams.

Friday, March 1

First Friday

5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Art Happens on Tarboro

106 Tarboro St. W.

Stop by to see new work, grab a quick snack and wear green; enter the First Friday Raffle.

FRIDAY, MARCH 1

Complimentary Wine Tasting

5 to 7 p.m.

Grapenuts Wine

3711-B Peppermill Drive

Join host Mike Summerville of Grapevine Distributors for a complimentary wine tasting.

FRIDAY, MARCH 1

Magic the Gathering Sealed Event

7 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

This week for FNM the store will be pulling out all the past pre-release boxes and running a special session. Cost is $20 and includes a kit from a recent set. Visit www.facebook.com/DreamDazeCFG for more details. Prizes based on attendance. Registration starts 1 hour before.

SATURDAY, MARCH 2

Dr. Seuss’s Birthday/Read Across America Day

11 a.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Our Facebook Live Story time starts. Join us in store or online for storytime with Jo.

SATURDAY, MARCH 2

DragonBall Super Weekly Tournament Saturdays

2 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Try out the newest card game at DreamDaze Comic Fun and Games. Fee is $5 and includes player choice of booster pack and prizes based on participation numbers. Registration starts an hour before.

SUNDAY, MARCH 3

Final Fantasy Weekly Tournaments

1:30 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Play the card game; $5 entry fee includes player choice of booster pack and prizes based on participation numbers. Registration starts at 1 p.m.

SUNDAY, MARCH 3

Community Potluck

5 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

Enjoy a community potluck with your local brewery family and friends.

sunday, march 3

Dungeons and Dragons Adventures

1 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Every other Sunday a group meets to fight the evil, protect the weak and defend the innocent. More groups are welcome; contact DreamDaze.

SUNDAY, MARCH 3

Pokemon Weekly Tournaments

2 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

This is a great introduction game to the world of collectible card games. Join us and see how your Pokedeck stacks up. Fee of $5 includes player choice of booster pack and prizes based on participation numbers. Registration starts an hour before.

SUNDAY, MARCH 3

Yu-Gi-Oh! Weekly Tournaments

6 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

DreamDaze will host both a youth tourney at 4 p.m. and an all ages tourney at 6 p.m. on Saturdays. A $5 entry fee includes player choice of booster pack and prizes based on participation numbers. Registration starts 1 hour before.

MONDAY, MARCH 4

Ladies' Night Dungeons and Dragons Adventure League

7 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

By invitation and over 21 only. Email joetta@DreamDazeCFG.com if you are interested. No previous D&D experience is required.

TUESDAY, MARCH 5

World Book Day

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Another Facebook Live storytime, but this time it’s for charity. For every $5 pledged to The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund a staff member will read aloud for 15 minutes. Visit www.facebook.com/DreamDazeCFG.

THURSDAY, MARCH 7

HeroClix Weekly Tournament

6 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Scenarios change weekly based on group consensus. Visit www.facebook.com/DreamDazeCFG each week for more details. Fee of $3 includes figure from recent set. Registration starts 1 hour before.

Weekends March 8-17

“Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”

March 8-9 and 15-16 at 8 p.m. and March 10 and 17 at 3 p.m.

Boykin Center

108 Nash St.

The Playhouse presents this popular musical. Tickets are $13 in advance and $15 at the door ($13 for seniors and students).

FRIDAY, MARCH 8

Friday Night Magic the Gathering

7 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

The original collectible card game has a new twist. Players in attendance decide to whether play Commander, Draft, or Pauper. Visit www.facebook.com/DreamDazeCFG for more details.

FRIDAY, MARCH 8

Tiered Tasting

5 to 7 p.m.

Grapenuts Wine

3711-B Peppermill Drive

Join Steve Eudy of Empire Distributors for a complimentary portion and a reserve portion is optional for $10 per person.

SATURDAY, MARCH 9

DragonBall Super Destroyer Kings Pre-Release Tournament

1 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Registration begins at noon; tournament begins at 1 p.m. Entry fee is $30.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13

Wine Class: Reconsider Rioja

6 p.m.

Grapenuts Wine

3711-B Peppermill Drive

Join host Paul DiMario of Epiphany Wines for a wine class. The cost is $15 per person. Reservations and payments are required by calling Grapenuts at 252-246-9463 or online at WAWtix.com.

FRIDAY, MARCH 15

Complimentary Wine Tasting

5 to 7 p.m.

Grapenuts Wine

3711-B Peppermill Drive

Join host Nate Harry with Advintage Distributors for a complimentary wine tasting.

SATURDAY, MARCH 16

Wilson Spring Expo

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Wilson County Fairgrounds

U.S. 301

More than 100 vendors will be on hand to share info on their goods and services. Food vendors will also be selling food. Take the kids to enjoy Kidsville.

SATURDAY, MARCH 16

Final Fantasy TCG Opus VIII Pre-Release Tournament

1 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Registration begins at 1 p.m.; tournament begins at 1:30. Entry fee is $30.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20

New York Theatre Ballet

7:30 p.m.

Edna Boykin Cultural Center

Nash Street

The New York Theatre Ballet presents a family show. Tickets are $25 for adults and can be purchased by calling 252-291-4329 or by visiting the box office at the Boykin Center Tuesday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., or visit www.wilsonarts.com and purchase tickets online through the eTix link.

FRIDAY, MARCH 22

Complimentary Wine Tasting

5 to 7 p.m.

Grapenuts Wine

3711-B Peppermill Drive

Join host Liz Hull of Kellogg Selections for a complimentary wine tasting.

FRIDAY, MARCH 22

Spring Bridge Event

1 to 4 p.m.

Wilson Woman’s Club

402 Broad St.

The Wilson Woman’s Club will sponsor a spring bridge event for anyone who likes to play bridge. The cost is $10 per person. Refreshments will be served. Call Nonie Phillips at 252-291-2638 to register.

SATURDAY, MARCH 23

Yu-Gi-Oh! Infinity Chasers Box Tournament

6 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Registration begins at 5 p.m.; tournament begins at 6. Entry fee is $10.

SATURDAY, MARCH 23

DragonBall Super Destroyer Kings Release Tournament

1 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Registration begins at noon; tournament begins at 1.

SUNDAY, MARCH 24

Hymns and Hops

5 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

Enjoy hymns and hops with your local brewery family and friends.

FRIDAY, MARCH 29

Complimentary Wine Tasting

5 to 7 p.m.

Grapenuts Wine

3711-B Peppermill Drive

Join host Chris Gantt with Freedom Beverage for a complimentary wine tasting.

SATURDAY, MARCH 30

National Take a Walk in a Park Day

1 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

All Pokemon Go players are invited to stop in the store to register their current Pokedex before 1 p.m., then get out there and “Find ’em All.” Prizes will be awarded to participants who turn in their day’s catch before 7 p.m. Free.

Every Sunday

Dungeons and Dragons RPG

1:30 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics Fun and Games

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

New players and all ages always welcome (those 13 and under require a parent or guardian to remain with them). For more information, call 252-281-5586.

every tuesday

Music Bingo

7 p.m.

Brewmasters

2117 Forest Hill Road

Join Brewmasters for five rounds of music bingo, a musical spin on bingo where players listen to songs and try to get bingo on their song name bingo card. Music bingo is free to play, and there are prizes to win.

every tuesday

Trivia

7 to 9 p.m.

Da Bayou

124 Barnes St.

Test your knowledge on a variety of topics on trivia.

every wednesday

Pilates/Yoga Fusion

1 to 1:45 p.m.

Dance Studio B

200 Nash St. E.

Gain strength, balance and flexibility with Stacy Matthews’ 45 minutes Pilates/Yoga Fusion class. The cost is $6 per session.

every wednesday

Family Game Night

6 to 8 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics Fun and Games

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Family game night in the game loft. Take a family favorite or learn a new game. Choose from the library of demo games: cooperative, competitive or a combination of both.

EVERY Wednesday

Open Mic

7:30 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

Local professional and amateur performers have the opportunity to show off their talents.

EVERY WEDNESDAY

Wilson Beer Runners Club

5 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

The Beer Runners Club runs every Wednesday in a route through historic downtown and returns to the brewery for cold craft beverages. New runners are welcome.

EVERY WEDNESDAY

Dart Night

6 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

Darters and those who want to learn are welcome.

EVERY WEDNESDAY

Wine not Whine

Brewmasters

Forest Hills Road

Every Wednesday is Wine not Whine at Brewmasters with $2 glasses of house red and white wine.

EVERY THURSDAY

Pints and Pizzas

Brewmasters

Forest Hills Road

Every Thursday is $4 pints and pizzas where Brewmasters serves up $4 pints of beer and $4 flatbread pizzas.

every thursday

HeroClix Tournament

6 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics and Fun

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

A $3 entry fee and all players leave with at least one new Clix to add to their team. New players and all ages are always welcome (those 13 and under require a parent of guardian to remain with them).

EVERY THURSDAY

Trivia

8 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

Play six rounds of trivia at 217 Brew Works with awards for first, second and third place.

every friday

Magic Free For All

6 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics Fun and Games

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Learn how to play Magic the Gathering Collectible card game at no cost. All players new to DreamDaze will receive a free deck of Magic cards so they can start playing right away.

every saturday

Yu-Gi-Oh! Official Store Tournament

6 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics Fun and Games

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Battle it out for top player each week and bounty player of the month. A $5 entry fee includes 1 Yu-Gi-Oh! booster pack of cards. New players and all ages always welcome (those 13 and under require a parent or guardian to remain with them). Call 252-281-5586.

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