Tuesday, August 1, 7:30 pm; Movie starts at 8:30 pm
National Night Out – Outdoor Movie Night
Come to a special viewing of “Mr. Peabody & Sherman” in our Historical Park. Bring blankets and chairs. Enjoy refreshments, games, tours and crafts as we promote neighborhood spirit and police-community partnership at this free fun evening event.
Washington Street Walking Tour
Saturday, August 19, 8 am
Begins at Changing Tides Cultural Center, 613 Washington St.
Local Historian Glenn Chavis will offer a guided walking tour of historic Washington Street. Washington Street was a thriving business and entertainment district for High Point’s black community during the period of segregation. The tour, lasting approximately 90 minutes. Call the Museum at 336-885-1859 for more information.
An African American Historical Tour
Saturday, August 19, 11 am
Oakwood Municipal Cemetery - please use the Steele Street entrance and look for signs
Join local historian Phyllis Bridges for a historical tour of Oakwood Municipal Cemetery. Rediscover historical stories that have gone unearthed for decades of High Point's early Black Settlers.Learn more about former slaves, free people of color, businessmen & women of the past.