Raleigh, NC – Interactive storytelling and puppets add to the fun when folk stories come to life onstage during Jack Tales: Appalachian Adventures! This free program will be presented by Raleigh Little Theatre and performed by Storytellers to Go!, a teen ensemble, on Saturday, Feb. 9, at 2 p.m. at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh. Admission is free, and parking is free on weekends.
Experience some of North Carolina’s mountain heritage through lively stories that have been handed down through generations. These rousing tales include Jack and the Northwest Wind, Cat and Mouse, and Jack and the Robbers. Travel the North Carolina mountains with Jack as he meets adventure at every turn.
Jack Tales: Appalachian Adventures! is appropriate for ages 5 and up. The play, written by Judy M. Dove, supports character education.
For more information about the Museum of History, call 919-807-7900 or access www.ncmuseumofhistory.org or Facebook.
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About the North Carolina Museum of History
The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton Street, across from the State Capitol. Parking is available in the lot across Wilmington Street. Hours are Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. The Museum of History, within the Division of State History Museums, is part of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources.
About the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources
The North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources annually serves more than 19 million people through its 27 historic sites, seven history museums, two art museums, the nation’s first state-supported symphony orchestra, the State Library, the North Carolina Arts Council, and the State Archives. Cultural Resources champions North Carolina’s creative industry, which employs nearly 300,000 North Carolinians and contributes more than $41 billion to the state’s economy. To learn more, visit www.ncdcr.gov.