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Carolina Puppet Theatre Returns to the Renaissance Centre May 4

Carolina Puppet Theatre, longtime entertainers at the former Kazoom Children’s Theatre in Raleigh, return to the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St., on Wednesday, May 4, at 11 a.m.

Carolina Puppet Theatre has been entertaining families for over 20 years with fast-paced, interactive performances full of mayhem. Ms. Poly and Ms. Ester, the wacky Garbardine Sisters and the star of the show, Bartlet, use story-telling, music and puppetry to make the shows a delightful experience for young children.

Using a variety of puppet styles, the characters come to life with engaging personalities and close interaction with the audience. During the storytelling segment of each show, children are selected from the audience to be the stars.

These shows are geared to children ages 3-7. Tickets are $5 per person (plus tax) and can be purchased in advance on the Renaissance Centre website at wakeforestrencen.org or at the Renaissance Centre Box Office, 405 S. Brooks St. On the day of the event, tickets may also be purchased at the door.

Future Carolina Puppet Theatre performances are scheduled at the Renaissance Centre on May 18, June 8, and June 22. For more information, visit wakeforestrencen.org or call 919-435-9560.

To learn about upcoming events at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, sign up for Renaissance Centre updates atwww.wakeforestnc.gov/enotifier.aspxor call the Special Events Hotline at 919-435-9428.

DMV’s Mobile Driver’s License Unit Returns to Renaissance Centre May 2

The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles’ Mobile Driver’s License Unit returns to the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre Arts Annex, 405 S. Brooks St., on Monday, May 2. The mobile unit will be on site from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The new compact mobile office is part of Governor Pat McCrory’s initiative to improve customer service and reduce wait times at the DMV.

Featuring two driver license examiner stations,the new mobile office offers all the driver license services provided in brick-and-mortar offices, including driving tests.

The Renaissance Centre Arts Annex hosts the Mobile Driver’s License Unit on the first and third Monday of each month. The mobile office will return to Wake Forest on Monday, May 16, at 9 a.m.

Easter Celebration

An Easter Celebration will be held on March 19, 1:30-3:30 in the clubhouse area.  All neighborhood children are invited. Easter Egg Hunt begins at 3:15 PM Bounce House Cookie Decorating Face Painting Balloon Animals Volunteers needed to help hide the eggs at 12:45 PM. Please email Debra Southern at arbed76@yahoo.com if you can help or…
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