FRIDAY

, Active.com and

numerous other online sources.

 

BACK-TO-SCHOOL TEEN EXPLOSION CONFERENCE

The conference offers teens an authentic, back­to- school experience testing their abilities, boosting their confidence and challenging their skills in a dynamic, hands-on challenging and fun atmosphere.

For more information, visit www.mym

indover matter.com /even

ts/ back-to-school-teen­explosion- 07-27-12.

FOURTH FRIDAY

theartscouncil.com/ four

thmain.php for more information.

TRANSFORMATION BOTTLES INTO BRILLIANCE

Artful recycling by North Carolina artists at the Arts Council of Fayetteville/ Cumberland County, 301 Hay St., Fayetteville.

Gallery hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. to noon; and Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. Visit www.

theartscouncil.com or

call 323-1776 for more information.

 

SATURDAY

 

The Special Operations K9 Memorial Foundation invites you to the unveiling ceremony of the only Special Operations K9

Memorial.

For more information, visit www.asomf.org.

MEMORIAL CONCERT

Madison Rising will perform to benefit the SOF K-9 Memorial Foundation.

For more information, call 437-9905 or visit www.huskehardware.com.

METAL CLAY

Sign up and pre-register for all classes at Frame and Design Arts at 794 Armistead St., Pope Field.

For more information, call 394-4192. .

2013 SUMMER MUSIC FEST

Music Festival. Come celebrate five years of free music in Fayetteville!

For more information, visit www.wccg1045fm.com/index.php/local­events­

concerts/item/35-

2013-summer-music­festival- 7-27-13.

FAYETTEVILLE FARMERS MARKET

So grab your Family, friends or pets and come get some fresh local food. For more information, visit www.fayncfarmersmarket.com/

SUNDAY

Mickey and Minnie are taking their seats too at this never-before-seen, live show featuring your favorite characters from Disney Junior’s hit series, Sofia the First and Jake and the Never Land Pirates. Filled with new music, amazing effects, thrilling action and endless surprises, your whole Family will sing, shout, and soar into the action when Disney Junior Live On Tour! Pirate and Princess Adventure sails into your hometown. For more information, visit www. atthecrown. com.

NEXT WEEK

SWAMPDOGS BASEBALL

7:05 p.m., at J.P. Riddle Stadium Come out to “The Swamp” and join the fun. The SwampDogs are Fayetteville’s own collegiate summer baseball league. Home games are fun for the entire Family. For more information, visit http://goswampdogs.com/

 

TUESDAY

SETTING GOALS AND CAREER PLANNING

9 a.m. to noon, at the Soldier Support Center. Registration is required for all workshops.

WEDNESDAY

CIVILIANJOBS.COM JOB FAIR

9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Fort Bragg Club. For more information, call (678) 819-4153.

SUMMER READING PROGRAM

11 a.m., Throckmorton Library. Sign up now. For more information, call 396- B OOK .

THURSDAY KARAOKE

8 to 11:30 p.m.

at Sports USA. For more information, call 907-0739.

 

COMING SOON AUG. 17 MOVIE NIGHT AT THE BEACH

9 p.m., at Smith Lake Recreation Center. Super 8 is playing. Call 396-5979 for more information.

AUG. 10 GEOCACHE WORKSHOP

2 p.m., at the Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex.

AUG. 24 NATIONAL AIRBORNE DAY

10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Airborne and Special Operations Museum grounds. A celebration of Army airborne, commemorating the 73rd anniversary of the Army Parachute Test Platoon and thirteenth anniversary of the Airborne and Special Operations Museum. For more information, visit www.asomf.org.

LET’S RUN

SATURDAY

Fort Bragg 5K Walk/Run

8 a.m., at Hedrick Stadium.

 

AUG. 3

AMERICAN RED CROSS ­RUN FOR THE RED 10K, 5K, 1 MILE FUN RUN

7 a.m., at Festival Park - Ray Avenue and Rowan Street, Fayetteville.

For more information, visit http://fsseries.com/index.

php?action=event&event_ id= 252.

AUG. 16

GORUCK CHALLENGE

9 p.m., Raleigh, N.C., 12­hour adventure race. The one and only obstacle course all Green Berets had to pass in their training and our cadre have patterned the Goruck Nasty course directly after Nasty Nick. $20 of your paid registration goes to the Green Beret Foundation. For more

information, visit www.goruck.com/Events/Details/678.

AUG. 31

5K SICKLE CELL WALK/ RUN

Honeycutt Park/ Skye Drive, 352 Devers St., Fayetteville. For more information, visit

https://beta.active.com/fayetteville-nc/running/5k-sickle-cell-walkrun-2013?cmp=29-101-1.

OCT. 27

2013 MARINE CORPS MARATHON:

Washington, D.C. for more information, visit www.sgtsullivancenter. org/ marine­corps­

marathon. html.