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May 1

Blues on The Plaza

Start:
May 1, 2015 6:30 pm
End:
May 30, 2015 8:30 pm

2nd annual Blues on The Plaza

 

Click here for more details.

 Blues 15 Flyer B

Jun 2

Parent/Child Workshops-Create Your Own Cup or Bowl

Start:
June 2, 2015 4:00 pm
End:
June 2, 2015 5:30 pm

Parent/Child Clay Workshops are a great way to get creative with your child. Each workshop will allow your child, with your assistance, to create their very own ceramic artwork. Take one, or take them all!  Because the projects need to be fired, artwork will be available for pick up about two weeks after the workshop. These workshops take place at the Durham Arts Council Clay Studio located at Northgate Mall. Preregistration required- register online at durhamarts.org

Create Your Own Cup or Bowl (2 & Up)

Class projects

Class projects

Tuesday, June 2, 4:00 PM– 5:30 PM

$15 per child

Jun 6

Parent/Child Workshops-Thrown from the Wheel

Start:
June 6, 2015 10:00 am
End:
July 6, 2015 11:30 am

Parent/Child Clay Workshops are a great way to get creative with your child. Each workshop will allow your child, with your assistance, to create their very own ceramic artwork. Take one, or take them all!  Because the projects need to be fired, artwork will be available for pick up about two weeks after the workshop. These workshops take place at the Durham Arts Council Clay Studio located at Northgate Mall. Preregistration required- register online at durhamarts.org

Thrown from the Wheel! (5 & Up)

Finished work

Finished work

Monday, July 6, 10:00 AM– 11:30 AM

$18 per child

 

Jun 6

Durham County Library-Discovery Nook

Start:
June 6, 2015 12:30 pm
End:
June 6, 2015 2:30 pm
Cost:
FREE

Durham County Library Discovery Nook 

Durham County Library Discovery Nook

at Northgate Mall!

Celebrating Community Heroes

Saturday, June 6, 12:30-2:30pm

 

Every Hero has a Story! Meet and learn about your local service heroes including EMS, Fire Department, Law Enforcement and Medical personnel.

Participants receive a free book provided by Reading is Fundamental.

The Nook is located in Children’s Alleyway and features kid-centered educational reading events on a monthly basis.

Partnering with Durham County Library to bring a dedicated kid-friendly, educational zone to the mall. The Nook offers stories, drama, local authors and fun with S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math)

Jun 13

Durham County Library Summer Reading Kick off

Start:
June 13, 2015 10:00 am
End:
June 13, 2015 1:00 pm

Summer Reading 2015

2014-06-14 12.02.49Join the Durham County Library for the Summer Reading Kickoff 2015!

Saturday, June 13: 10am-1pm

Packed with activities for the family including performers, music, games, face painting and much more, the Summer Reading Kick off  is a must attend event! Activities will continue throughout the mall both inside and out during the kick off.

Performing throughout the event:

      • Paint Savvy (outside)
      • Donna Pruett (outside)
      • Interactive Playhouse (outside)
      • Game Trucks (outside)
      • DJ Pitty Pat (outside)
      • Happymess (outside)
      • Durham Arts Council (inside the Clay Studio)
      • Fairy Hair Flare (inside)
      • Library craft station (inside the Discovery Nook)
      • Museum of Natural Sciences
      • NC Aquarium
      • Flow Circus (roving)
      • Cirque de Vol (roving)

Schedule of performers at Center Stage coming soon!

NC Zoo

Through the use of biofacts, demonstrations and live animals, participants will investigate the science behind how different animals move around their environment! There will be time at the end of the program for participants to ask questions and get an up close experience w/the animals and bio-facts.

Cirque de Vol-The Superhero Circus

Cirque de Vol Studios’ very own Super Book-reading Circus Heroes are SHAZZAAAAMING their way over to Northgate Mall and their Zook! Slam! Splooosh Agenda is not so secret. These super acrobatic spectacles and circus arts show-stoppin’ Onomatopoeia poppin performances will WOW the entire family!

Almost Amazing Al

A master magician, a kid’s comedian and an absolutely astonishing balloon artist. He combines humor, education, interaction, positive messages and a few surprises for everyone.

Learn more at the DCL Summer Reading website

Jun 20

Discovery Nook Event

Start:
June 20, 2015 10:00 am
End:
June 20, 2015 2:30 pm

Durham County Library Discovery NookDurham County Library Discovery Nook 

Saturday, June 20 • 10:002:30pm*(hours extended for project completion)

Design at superhero logo that will be printed in 3D!

Have fun with Maker Day creations! Makerspace staff will introduce participants to the wonders of 3D printing.

Through the Durham County Library partnership with Northgate, the Discovery Nook offers kid-friendly, educational presentations on the first and third Saturdays of each month featuring free books, stories, drama, local authors, local museums and S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) activities.

The Nook is located in Children’s Alleyway and features kid-centered educational reading events on a monthly basis.

Click here for more Discovery Nook events.

Jun 20

Northgate Safari Adventure Train

Start:
June 20, 2015 12:00 pm
End:
August 31, 2015 5:00 pm

Take a ride on the Wild Side when you board the Safari Adventure Train.

Open in Center Court June through August, the train ride takes young riders on a site seeing adventure complete with animals and a safari themed scene.

Safari Guides greet riders as they board the train.

Special commemorative safari accessories available for purchase.

safari-animals

Train runs: Monday-Saturday 12pm-7pm and Sunday 1pm-5pm

Jun 23

Stadium 10 Kids summer movie – The Lorax

Start:
June 23, 2015 9:30 am
End:
June 25, 2015 11:30 am

The LoraxShowing June 23 – 25 – The Lorax

Stadium 10 at Northgate offers the summer movie series FREE for parents and children to enjoy together!

Movie survival packs include popcorn, drink and candy for only $5

Summer Movie Series show on Tuesday’s, Wednesday’s and Thursday’s at 9:30 am

Print full schedule here: Kids Summer Movies

Jun 30

Stadium 10 Kids summer movie – The BoxTrolls

Start:
June 30, 2015 9:30 am
End:
July 2, 2015 11:30 am

The BoxtrollsShowing June 30 & July 1-2 – The BoxTrolls

Stadium 10 at Northgate offers the summer movie series FREE for parents and children to enjoy together!

Movie survival packs include popcorn, drink and candy for only $5

Summer Movie Series show on Tuesday’s, Wednesday’s and Thursday’s at 9:30 am

Print full schedule here: Kids Summer Movies

Jul 7

Stadium 10 Kids summer movie – The Nut Job

Start:
July 7, 2015 9:30 am
End:
July 9, 2015 11:30 am

Nut JobShowing July 7 – 9 – The Nut Job

Stadium 10 at Northgate offers the summer movie series FREE for parents and children to enjoy together!

Movie survival packs include popcorn, drink and candy for only $5

Summer Movie Series show on Tuesday’s, Wednesday’s and Thursday’s at 9:30 am

Print full schedule here: Kids Summer Movies