When you’re looking for something fun to do each week, check our guide to what’s going on in Wilkes County and the area from June 11-June 14.

Tuesday, June 11

Creative Writers meet from 10-11 a.m. at Wilkes Public Library; recurs second Tuesdays.

Kids Art Camp (Connie Ledford) for ages 8 or older from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Key City Antique Mall & Shops in North Wilkesboro; $100 for five sessions or $25 for single session, with $5 sibling discount; pre-registration required 336-990-0711; recurs June 12-14.

Family Craft from 2-3 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library; recurs Tuesdays until July 23; families make space-themed crafts.

Chicks with Sticks meet from 5-6 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library; recurs Tuesdays.

“Trouble Will Cause,” a documentary on the Lawson family murders of 1929, will screen from 7-8 p.m. at Liberty Theater in North Wilkesboro; $4; Q&A with the producer/director after the show.

Carson Peters and Presley Barker play from 7:30-10:30 p.m. at McGlothlin Center for the Arts in Emory, Va.; tickets $20 plus fees or $10 for ages 12 and under.

Wednesday, June 12

Computer Basics (David Greenwood) from 2-3 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library; call 336-838-2818 to register; recurs first and second Wednesdays in June and July.

STEM Takes On from 2-3:15 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library; explores science, technology, engineering, and math while learning about planets and taking a trip to Mars; recurs Wednesdays until July 24.

James Vincent Carroll performs from 7-9 p.m. at the Dispensary Restaurant & Pub in North Wilkesboro.

Thursday, June 13

Dakota & Friends Cryptozoology from 2-3 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library; mythical creatures, including dragons and Bigfoot, are explored.

Record Night from 6-9 p.m. at Anchor Coffee in North Wilkesboro; bring your own record albums; recurs Thursdays.

“Underdog,” a film by Ritchie Allen Greer, will play from 7-9 p.m. at Two Rivers Cinema in Wilkesboro; tickets $10; red carpet starts at 6 p.m.

Friday, June 14

Family Free for All from 2-3:45 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library; free bingo, games, trivia, movies and more; snacks provided; recurs Fridays until Aug. 23.

Food Truck Friday starts at 5:30 p.m. at Anchor Coffee in North Wilkesboro, featuring Kalman’s Bon Appetit, local mead and wine from Stardust Cellars and a raffle.

Taproom Trivia & Food Truck Friday from 7-8:30 p.m. at Great State Brewery in Wilkesboro; second round of trivia recurs Fridays until July 5.

Nikki Talley plays from 7:30-9:30 p.m. at the 1915 in Wilkesboro; tickets $15; doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Reeves House Band plays Bob Dylan from 8-10 p.m. at Reeves Theater & Café in Elkin; tickets $15-$20.


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