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Banned Books Lecture Series


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 […]

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Sounds on the Grounds


Sounds on the Grounds is back!  Weymouth Center’s popular music event returns this spring with The Best of the Pines, a family-friendly concert on the lawn featuring four of the most popular local musical acts, food trucks, beverage vendors and new this year, pop-up shopping.  After a year hiatus, this popular fundraiser is back by popular […]


2018 Young Musicians Festival


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 […]

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2017 Moore County Writers’ Competition Winners


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 Program Does it Again!


       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 […]


Chamber Music Concert Series


  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.

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