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NC Zoo Visitors Get Christmas Gift of New Polar Bear   (12/24/13)
Asheboro, NC — It’s a special gift even Santa Claus would have probl... (read more)

Get your fill of pots, pitchers along Pottery Highway in Seagrove   (12/22/13)
Seagrove, NC - "Pottery Highway" read the signs along N.C. 705 in Randolph Count... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo Featured on State Travel Guide Cover   (12/18/13)
ASHEBORO, NC — The North Carolina Zoo, celebrating its 40th anniversa... (read more)

I-73/74 Visitor Centers to be closed today   (12/08/13)
Seagrove, NC - Due to predictions of ice and adverse weather, and the unpredicta... (read more)

NC Zoo to close on Sunday, December 8th   (12/07/13)
Asheboro, NC — Due to predictions of ice and adverse weather, the North Ca... (read more)

New Sea Lions on Exhibits at NC Zoo   (12/05/13)
Asheboro, NC — A pair of California sea lions went on exhibit for the firs... (read more)

NC Pottery Center presents: Old Ways in Mind   (12/03/13)
Seagrove, NC - Old Ways in Mind: Historical American Pottery and Contemporary NC... (read more)

Bulldog Pottery's Holiday Sale   (12/02/13)
Seagrove, NC - Seagrove’s Bulldog Pottery artists, Bruce Gholson and Saman... (read more)

Westmoore Pottery holds Annual Holiday Open House Event   (12/02/13)
Seagrove, NC - On Saturday, December 7, 2013, Westmoore Pottery, located just ou... (read more)


Polar Bear Arrives Safely at North Carolina Zoo   (11/21/13)
Asheboro, NC — Patches the polar bear arrived safely at the North Carolina... (read more)

Artists Hang Up 2013 - Deck the Walls!   (11/21/13)
Asheboro, NC - In December, the Randolph Arts Guild is opening its gallery for&n... (read more)

Randolph Arts Guild to Host Lunch & Learn for Artist Derek Toomes   (11/21/13)
Asheboro, NC - The Randolph Arts Guild set to host a Lunch & Learn event for... (read more)

Lark Artists Handmade Holiday Art Show Announces Guest Artists & Activities   (11/12/13)
Asheboro, NC - Start your holiday shopping on Saturday, December 7, at the Lark ... (read more)

Polar Bear Coming to NC Zoo   (11/06/13)
Asheboro, NC — The North Carolina Zoo will soon be acquiring a new polar b... (read more)

NC Zoo Begins Winter Operating Hours   (11/04/13)
Asheboro, NC — The North Carolina Zoo began winter operating hours of 9 a.... (read more)

Westmoore Pottery Presents Hearthside Cookery Program   (11/03/13)
Seagrove, NC - On Saturday, November 9, Westmoore Pottery will present “St... (read more)

Old Ways in Mind: Historical American Pottery & Contemporary NC Potters to be next NC Pottery Center   (11/01/13)
Seagrove, NC - Old Ways in Mind: Historical American Pottery and Contemporary NC... (read more)

NC Zoo Acquires Two Rescued Sea Lions   (11/01/13)
Asheboro, NC — The North Carolina Zoo on Thursday acquired two young Calif... (read more)


Dinosaurs' Last Week at the NC Zoo Includes Special Offer   (10/29/13)
ASHEBORO, NC —After two very successful years one of the most popular temp... (read more)

NC Zoo Sets Annual Halloween Celebration   (10/22/13)
ASHEBORO, NC — Little ghosts and goblins will once again be haun... (read more)

NC Zoo Polar Bear Passes Away in Milwaukee   (10/22/13)
Asheboro, NC —The Milwaukee County Zoo announced today that 28-year-old po... (read more)

NC Zoo Sets 'Pachyderm Pumpkin Pounding'   (10/21/13)
Asheboro, NC – Reprising a Halloween tradition of many years, the North Ca... (read more)

Happenings in Seagrove, NC   (10/18/13)
Seagrove, NC - The Randolph County town of Seagrove(www.heartofnorthcarolin... (read more)

Randolph Ramble Kicks Off Friday with Reception at Exchange   (10/16/13)
Asheboro, NC - The Randolph Arts Guild's 2013 Randolph Ramble is set to kick-off... (read more)

Bats Featured During NC Zoo Weekend Event   (10/15/13)
Asheboro, NC — In an effort to promote better understanding of one of natu... (read more)

NC Zoo Kicks Off Special Events with "Howl-O-WEEN" Saturday   (10/10/13)
Asheboro, NC - The North Carolina Zoo launches the first of several special even... (read more)

Howl-O-WEEN Kicks Off October Events at the NC Zoo   (10/09/13)
Asheboro, NC – The North Carolina Zoo launches the first of several specia... (read more)

Traveling Dinosaur Hits the Road as Popular NC Zoo Exhibit Heads for the Home Stretch   (10/08/13)
Asheboro, NC — A traveling dinosaur that this year has helped the North Ca... (read more)

Fall Festival - This Weekend in Downtown Asheboro   (10/03/13)
Asheboro, NC - This year marks the 41st Annual Fall Festival.  Saturday Oct... (read more)

NC Zoo's Dr. Rich Bergl Recognized With AZA Outstanding Service Award   (10/02/13)
Silver Spring, MD – Dr. Rich Bergl, the North Carolina Zoo’s Cu... (read more)