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Practically Perfect Dance Camp @ Dance Without Limits
Jul 22 – Jul 26 all-day

Step in time with Mary Poppins and her friends in this fun dance camp! Students ages 6-10 will dance along with friends old and new as we enjoy music from both Mary Poppins movies. Explore worlds under the sea, in sidewalk art, and among the chimney sweeps. Dancers will learn choreography in tap, jazz, and lyrical, all with a musical theatre twist! At the end of camp, parents are invited to a brief showcase to see all that their dancer has learned. A daily snack and craft are provided. Register today for a practically perfect good time!

The Greatest Show Dance Camp (ages 6-10) @ Dance Without Limits
Jul 22 – Jul 26 all-day

Come one, come all to the Greatest Show! Bring your top hat and circus gear to this fun and engaging dance camp. Dancers will participate in jazz, tap, and lyrical dancing to some of our favorite songs from The Greatest Showman. Daily themed craft and snack are provided. All parents are invited to a brief showcase at the end of camp. It’s everything you ever want in a dance camp. This is where you want to be! Register today!

YMCA Parkinson’s Programs Provide Treatment through Exercise and Community @ Your Local YMCA
Jul 22 all-day

The Parkinson’s Disease Foundation estimates there are more than 1 million people in the United States with Parkinson’s Disease (PD), and more than 60,000 people are diagnosed each year. The main symptoms of the disease are movement related.

The Y offers three evidence-based programs to improve range of motion, flexibility, posture, and activities of daily motion.

The Y offers three PD programs: Pedaling for Parkinson’s, PWR!Moves, and Rock Steady Boxing. Through support from the Parkinson’s Foundation, these classes are free for patients and caregivers.

For more information on the Y’s PD programs, please visit https://www.ymcawnc.org/parkinsons-support.
Summer Camp ~ Time Travelers Camp @ South Carolina Botanical Garden
Jul 22 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Time Travelers Camp
Live the past! History comes alive in this week-long camp. Join us at the Hunt Cabin and the survival skills needed in the 19th Century. Learn how to build a cabin, learn about rice, indigo and cotton, make period clothes and more! In this camp, children will be immersed in South Carolina’s history and learn about the people and cultures that make up the diversity of our state.

Suggested Age: 6-12
Camp Session: July 22-26, 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Drop off is from 8 – 9 a.m., camp begins at 9 a.m. sharp!

Please register by July 12. Questions? Email Sue Watts at [email protected]

https://www.facebook.com/events/241329930101217/

Summer Camp ~ Time Travelers Camp @ South Carolina Botanical Garden
Jul 22 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Time Travelers Camp
Live the past! History comes alive in this week-long camp. Join us at the Hunt Cabin and the survival skills needed in the 19th Century. Learn how to build a cabin, learn about rice, indigo and cotton, make period clothes and more! In this camp, children will be immersed in South Carolina’s history and learn about the people and cultures that make up the diversity of our state.

Suggested Age: 6-12
Camp Session: July 22-26, 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Drop off is from 8 – 9 a.m., camp begins at 9 a.m. sharp!

Please register by July 12. Questions? Email Sue Watts at [email protected]

https://www.facebook.com/events/241329930101217/?event_time_id=241329936767883

Summer Fun Photo Contest @ Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park
Jul 22 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

Summer is all about outdoor fun, spending quality time together as a family and taking in the wonderful sights of nature. Submit your photos of your family hiking, sunlight making its way through the trees or of the fantastic views that make Chimney Rock so special. We’ll use the winning entries on our website and Facebook album, and you’ll win some fun prizes. Photos must be taken within the Chimney Rock section of the Park.

Cost: No cost to enter contest.

https://www.facebook.com/events/540542089755630/?event_time_id=540542193088953

Summer Fun Photo Contest @ Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park
Jul 22 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

Summer is all about outdoor fun, spending quality time together as a family and taking in the wonderful sights of nature. Submit your photos of your family hiking, sunlight making its way through the trees or of the fantastic views that make Chimney Rock so special. We’ll use the winning entries on our website and Facebook album, and you’ll win some fun prizes. Photos must be taken within the Chimney Rock section of the Park.

Cost: No cost to enter contest.

https://www.facebook.com/events/540542089755630/

Flat Out Under Pressure Exhibit @ Metropolitan Arts Council
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

On Friday, June 14th, local artists came to MAC to have their surfaces stamped with the Flat Out Under Pressure logo. 24 hours later on Saturday, June 15th, 107 artists returned with completed works of art. The art was then juried and hung as an exhibit.

The 8 winners will have their artwork featured on the 8 downtown recycling bins next year!

Come see an entire exhibit created in just 24 hours! The show will be up at MAC through July 26th.

Metropolitan Arts Council
16 Augusta Street | Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 467-3132 | greenvillearts.com/foup-2
Hours: Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

https://www.facebook.com/events/343046006377653/?event_time_id=343046033044317

Summer Camp: Camp Courage
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Explore Spartanburg’s military history from Native Americans to World War II. Throw a tomahawk, join a Revolutionary Militia, and wear a real military uniform! This camp is entertaining, interactive AND educational!

$195 per child
Spaces available: 15

Campers will be dropped off at each day’s site (all within Spartanburg County) at 9 a.m. and picked up at 12 p.m. All the day’s activities will occur at that day’s site, there is no transportation of campers by SCHA staff or volunteers. Crafts and games each day! Water and a themed snack will be provided.

Monday: Native American Warfare at Walnut Grove Plantation
Tuesday: Revolutionary War at Walnut Grove Plantation
Wednesday: American Civil War at Walnut Grove Plantation
Thursday: 20th century conflicts at American Legion Post 28
Friday: WWII at the Chapman Cultural Center

https://www.facebook.com/events/418216378966473/?event_time_id=418216382299806

Summer Camp: Camp Courage
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Explore Spartanburg’s military history from Native Americans to World War II. Throw a tomahawk, join a Revolutionary Militia, and wear a real military uniform! This camp is entertaining, interactive AND educational!

$195 per child
Spaces available: 15

Campers will be dropped off at each day’s site (all within Spartanburg County) at 9 a.m. and picked up at 12 p.m. All the day’s activities will occur at that day’s site, there is no transportation of campers by SCHA staff or volunteers. Crafts and games each day! Water and a themed snack will be provided.

Monday: Native American Warfare at Walnut Grove Plantation
Tuesday: Revolutionary War at Walnut Grove Plantation
Wednesday: American Civil War at Walnut Grove Plantation
Thursday: 20th century conflicts at American Legion Post 28
Friday: WWII at the Chapman Cultural Center

https://www.facebook.com/events/418216378966473/

Advanced Loom Weaving @ Holly Springs Center
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Taught by Katherine Wagner. 10:00AM-1:00PM. Tuition is $150 plus supplies. In this course students will be learning the technique of double weave. Where two different layers of cloth are created within the weaving. Students will do this by making a sampler weaving featuring different double weave techniques.Loom experience is a must for this class.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2126426387657016/

Advanced Loom Weaving @ Holly Springs Center
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Taught by Katherine Wagner. 10:00AM-1:00PM. Tuition is $150 plus supplies. In this course students will be learning the technique of double weave. Where two different layers of cloth are created within the weaving. Students will do this by making a sampler weaving featuring different double weave techniques.Loom experience is a must for this class.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2126426387657016/?event_time_id=2126426397657015

Creative Crosswalk Celebration @ Little River Coffee Bar
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

In conjunction with the City of Spartanburg, OneSpartanburg, the Downtown Spartanburg Development Partnership, and USC Upstate, Chapman Cultural Center is helping facilitate crosswalk murals in Spartanburg’s Downtown Cultural District.

Join us for a public celebration as we come together to celebrate the official opening of the latest public art project in downtown Spartanburg!

Free coffee will be available on a first-come first-serve basis to the first 33 attendees by Little River!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2250615361920398/

Summer Reading! @ Pickens County Library System
Jul 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us this summer for weekly performances by some AWESOME acts! See below for times and locations.

Roper Mountain Science Center:
June 3 at 10:30 and 6:30 – Easley
June 3 at 2:30 – Liberty
June 4 at 10:30 – Pickens
June 4 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Safe Haven & Educational Adventures, Inc.:
June 10 at 10:30 and 6:30 – Easley
June 10 at 2:30 – Liberty
June 11 at 10:30 – Pickens
June 11 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Critter Keeper
June 17 at 10:30 and 6:30 – Easley
June 17 at 2:30 – Liberty
June 18 at 10:30 – Pickens
June 18 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

B-Rad The Kids Magician:
June 24 at 10:30 and 6:30 – Easley
June 24 at 2:30 – Liberty
June 25 at 10:30 – Pickens
June 25 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Princess Sing-a-Long:
July 1 at 10:30 – Easley (no 6:30 performance)
July 1 at 2:30 – Liberty
July 2 at 10:30 – Pickens
July 2 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Better World Drumming drum4work:
July 8 at 10:30 and 6:30- Easley
July 8 at 2:30 – Liberty
July 9 at 10:30 – Pickens
July 9 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Doug Berky
July 15 at 10:00* and 6:30- Easley *note the special start time!
July 15 at 2:30 – Liberty
July 16 at 10:30 – Pickens
July 16 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Garden Gate Rabbit Park
July 22 at 10:30 and 6:30- Easley
July 22 at 2:30 – Liberty
July 23 at 10:30 – Pickens
July 23 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

https://www.facebook.com/events/364690577502665/?event_time_id=364690694169320

Greenville Scavenger Hunt @ 220 N Main St, Greenville, SC 29601, United States
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Forget tourist-filled museums, make your own memories with a photo scavenger hunt tour in Greenville! On a Let’s Roam scavenger hunt, you and your team will work together to wander throughout Greenville, racking up points and laughs along the way. Greenville Adventure is the perfect small group activity for anyone looking to spend an enjoyable afternoon in Greenville.

Some of the more memorable landmarks you’ll see are: NOMA Square, Swamp Rabbit Trail, Greenville Drive Baseball Stadium, Baseball Library..

Let’s Roam scavenger hunts work great for outdoor team building games in Greenville too! Whether you work in Greenville or are just visiting, you are sure to learn some new facts about the city as well as your teammates on this creative corporate event! This is one of the happiest hours your team will spend together!

Fear not, maids of honor, these hunts are sure fire ideas for Greenville bachelorette parties! Bachelors and bachelorettes will both enjoy roaming around on their wedding-themed Greenville scavenger hunts. Why just bar hop when you and your team can jump for joy as you complete hilarious photo challenges and see the best that Greenville has to offer!

Looking to check out a different part of the city? Check out Downtown Asheville Scavenger Hunt, Classic City Culture & History, and Lap Around Charlotte as well!

Here is some more info about this hunt:

Follow the Blue Ridge Mountains and you’ll find one of South Carolina’s most picturesque cities. On this fun-filled Greenville scavenger hunt, explore the storied buildings, great green spaces and cultural institutions.Is there a waterfall in NOMA Square? Who left their sox in the baseball stadium? Find out on this scavenger hunt of Greenville!

Summer Institute 2019 – Counseling Through Job @ Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Jul 22 @ 1:00 pm – Jul 26 @ 1:00 pm

Each year, we host a weeklong intensive course designed with pastors (both aspiring and current) in mind. This year, Dr. Joel Wood (DMin, Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary) of the Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America will guide us through the book of Job from the perspective of a veteran biblical counselor.

https://www.facebook.com/events/316625289199029/

Family Animal Encounters @ Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park
Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

We are lucky to have incredible Animal Educators to help us spread the word on the important roles they play in the Park. Join one of our Park naturalists for an informal program where your family will love meeting some of our wilder teammates! Kids of all ages are sure to take home some fun facts and special memories. Then, grab a Track Trail brochure at the Animal Discovery Den and round out the day with a hike along our Great Woodland Adventure trail with 12 education stations. Don’t forget your camera!

Cost: Included with Park admission.

https://www.facebook.com/events/205232420384951/

Family Animal Encounters @ Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park
Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

We are lucky to have incredible Animal Educators to help us spread the word on the important roles they play in the Park. Join one of our Park naturalists for an informal program where your family will love meeting some of our wilder teammates! Kids of all ages are sure to take home some fun facts and special memories. Then, grab a Track Trail brochure at the Animal Discovery Den and round out the day with a hike along our Great Woodland Adventure trail with 12 education stations. Don’t forget your camera!

Cost: Included with Park admission.

https://www.facebook.com/events/205232420384951/?event_time_id=205232493718277

Summer Reading! @ Pickens County Library System
Jul 22 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Join us this summer for weekly performances by some AWESOME acts! See below for times and locations.

Roper Mountain Science Center:
June 3 at 10:30 and 6:30 – Easley
June 3 at 2:30 – Liberty
June 4 at 10:30 – Pickens
June 4 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Safe Haven & Educational Adventures, Inc.:
June 10 at 10:30 and 6:30 – Easley
June 10 at 2:30 – Liberty
June 11 at 10:30 – Pickens
June 11 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Critter Keeper
June 17 at 10:30 and 6:30 – Easley
June 17 at 2:30 – Liberty
June 18 at 10:30 – Pickens
June 18 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

B-Rad The Kids Magician:
June 24 at 10:30 and 6:30 – Easley
June 24 at 2:30 – Liberty
June 25 at 10:30 – Pickens
June 25 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Princess Sing-a-Long:
July 1 at 10:30 – Easley (no 6:30 performance)
July 1 at 2:30 – Liberty
July 2 at 10:30 – Pickens
July 2 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Better World Drumming drum4work:
July 8 at 10:30 and 6:30- Easley
July 8 at 2:30 – Liberty
July 9 at 10:30 – Pickens
July 9 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Doug Berky
July 15 at 10:00* and 6:30- Easley *note the special start time!
July 15 at 2:30 – Liberty
July 16 at 10:30 – Pickens
July 16 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

Garden Gate Rabbit Park
July 22 at 10:30 and 6:30- Easley
July 22 at 2:30 – Liberty
July 23 at 10:30 – Pickens
July 23 at 2:30 – Central-Clemson

https://www.facebook.com/events/364690577502665/?event_time_id=364690700835986

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Jul 22 @ 6:00 pm

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