The second lecture in Banned Books In America – The Politics of Sex, Misogyny and Religion series examines what key elements push literary classics by authors ranging from Mark Twain to Toni Morrison off the shelves of public school libraries. Throughout the years books have been banned for themes and characters that flaunt a disregard […]
Weymouth Center for the Arts & Humanities is pleased to announce the 2018 Young Musicians Festival (YMF), on Saturday and Sunday, February 17 & 18! Auditions will be held throughout the day on the 17th. The finalists performance will be Sunday, the 18th at 3pm. The Festival provides an opportunity for music students in grades […]
Congratulations to the Winners of the 2017 Moore County Writers’ Contest! With over 200 entries, in three categories and with ages ranging from six-years-old to adult, this year’s contest proved yet again that Moore County continues to follow its tradition of literary greatness. This year marked a first for the Writers’ Contest. It officially went digital. […]
AIMS (Authors in Moore Schools) held two fantastic events in September. With a grant from the Moore Community Foundation, author/illustrator/cartoonist Jeffrey Brown visited Aberdeen Elementary school and AIMs presented copies of his new book Lucy and Andy Neanderthal to 5th grade students. Also, author/illustrator Abby Hanlon visited Southern Pines […]
Enjoy classical music like you’ve never heard it before with the Weymouth Center’s Chamber Music Concert Series. The Great Room at Weymouth Center is the perfect setting for Chamber Music. We have an amazing line-up planned for our 2018 season. Here’s more information on this Weymouth tradition and the current schedule of events.
2016 Moore County Writers Competition Winners We are thrilled at the amount of participants in our competition this year and we are pleased to announce the winners. CLICK HERE to see the full list.