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Wine Tasting at Mean Mug Coffee
Mean Mug Coffee Shop
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Every second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m., Mean Mug Coffee offers you the opportunity to try some fabulous wines and take a few bottles of your favorites home to enjoy! RSVP is required; please email: meanmugcoffeecompany@yahoo.com.



Web: www.facebook.com/meanmugcoffeeco/events/
Architecture and History Exhibition
Waterworks Visual Arts Center
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Fiber and multimedia artist, Susan Lenz, returns to Waterworks Visual Art Center. Lenz's exhibit, In Stitches, features large scale circular fiber pieces, of varying sizes, when hung, appear as if in conversation with one another. Gallery hours are Monday - Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.



Web: www.waterworks.org/homepage.html
Phone: 704-636-1882
A Slice of History: Commemorating the LIFE and TIMES of Ben Martin
Waterworks Visual Arts Center
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A retrospective of iconic images of world leaders, pop icons, and others, titled, A Slice of History: Commemorating the LIFE and TIMES of Ben Martin by renowned North Carolina TIME magazine photojournalist, Ben Martin, who passed away in February, will tie in with this year’s emphasis on regional history and its links to national and international events. At age 26, Martin was hired as TIME Magazine’s first staff photographer. His 33 year career at the magazine included ground breaking coverage of both national and international events, including coverage of the Selma to Montgomery Civil Rights March and Martin Luther King Jr., President John F. Kennedy’s funeral, and post WWII Hiroshima. A companion book will be published and available for purchase.

Gallery hours are Monday - Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.



Web: www.waterworks.org/homepage.html
Phone: 704-636-1882
Cheerwine: Celebrating 100 Years
Rowan Museum
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Celebrate 100 years of Cheerwine while learning about the historic soda brand that started right here in Rowan County! The exhibit is open Friday - Sunday from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.



Web: www.rowanmuseum.org
Phone: 704-633-5946
How the West Was Won: Trains and the Transformation of Western NC
North Carolina Transportation Museum
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"How the West Was Won: Trains and the Transformation of Western NC" tells the story of the coming of the railroads after the Civil War and the impact they had on the life, economy, culture, folklore, music and landscape of the mountains. Using videos, narratives, historic photos and artifacts, visitors can view the history of rail in Western NC and learn about the high drama in construction, the dangers of building a railroad grade and the despair that came with the loss of so many lives on the railroad. The NC Transportation Museum is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday through Saturday, from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday and closed on Monday.



Web: www.nctrans.org/Events/West.aspx
Phone: 704-636-2889
Salisbury Sculpture Show: Discover What's Inside
Downtown Salisbury
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The Annual Salisbury Sculpture Show features nineteen sculptures by talented artists. Sculptures may be seen around Downtown Salisbury and at three college campuses РCatawba College, Livingstone College and Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. 



Web: www.facebook.com/salisburysculptureshow/?fref=ts
Phone: 704-638-5235

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