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ACT! for Youth casts spell in ‘Beast’

Cast and crew members for "Beauty and the Beast" transport a tree donated by Imagination Station a few blocks to the Boykin Center. The tree will be used as a prop in the show.
ACT! for Youth is bringing the beloved Disney classic “Beauty and the Beast” to the Boykin Center stage this month and invites young and old alike to be their guest starting Feb. 1. “The …

Ready. Set. Beer.

Members of the Wilson Beer Runners Club toast to another night's run at a recent Wednesday night gathering at 217 Brew Works.
Beer and long distance running are two things you might not think go together. Think again. All over the country, craft beer breweries are sponsoring running teams, and Wilson is no …

Buy a ticket, get an original painting

Someone will walk away with this cheerful cardinal at Mini Masterpieces.
A popular fundraiser returns this month at the Boykin Center. Miniature Masterpieces is Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. Ticket-holders will walk away with an original 8X8-inch painting donated by local and …
Sign up for Spring Visual Arts Academy

The Arts Council of Wilson’s Spring Visual Arts Academy will feature instructor Louis Small teaching comic art and drawing. For middle and high school students who enjoy exploring drawing in …

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Live Music Feb. 2019

friday, feb. 1 William Seymour 7 to 9:30 p.m. 217 Brew Works 217 South St. Singer-songwriter William Seymour is bass player for The Broadcast. saturday, feb. 2 Brother …

Filling out the Calendar

This year's Father-Daughter Dance, presented by Wilson Family YMCA, is Saturday night, Feb. 2.

Monthly Planner Feb. 2019

friday, feb. 1 to Sunday, Feb. 10 (weekends) ‘Beauty and the Beast’ 7:30 p.m. Boykin Center 108 Nash St. Feb. 1-2 and Feb. 8-9 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 3 and 10 at 3 p.m. Tickets are …