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Veterans Day

Washington Terrace Community Center (101 Gordon St.) will host a drive-thru Veterans Lunch on Tuesday, Nov. 10 from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. Lunch is free to the first 50 veterans who drive up. For more information, call 336-883-8599.

The Roy B. Culler, Jr. Senior Center (600 North Hamilton St., High Point) is offering a drive-thru Veterans Breakfast on Friday, Nov. 13 from 9–10 a.m. Call to 336-883-3584 to register.

Piedmont Environmental Center

PEC (1200 Penny Road, High Point) will offer Fall Leaves Sensory Hikes (ages 15+) on Tuesday, Nov. 10 from 9–11:30 a.m. and Saturday, Nov. 14 from 9–11:30 a.m. Learn about a few of the Piedmont area’s many trees as you experience a guided hike with a PEC naturalist on the trails of the nature preserve. We will look for fall color, crunch some leaves and listen to the wind. This family sensory hike immerses you in the feeling of fall – sounds, sights, smells and textures.

On the Fall Leaves Family Hikes (ages 5+) on Tuesday, Nov. 17 from 9–11:30 a.m. and Saturday, Nov. 21 from 9–11:30 a.m., participants will learn more about the common types of trees we see in the Piedmont. A quiet walk on the trail to experience the sounds, smells, sights and feelings of fall and a simple craft will complete the experience.

Cost for each hike is $3 per person; call 336-883-8531 to register.

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