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NEW ARTS FESTIVAL: The inaugural Lumina Festival of the Arts at UNCW features events with music, art & poetry, film, dance, and theater. The two-week festival is scheduled for July 14-30.

SUDSY FUNDRAISER: Bombers Bev Co (108 Grace Street, Wilmington) will donate a portion of its proceeds on May 6 from 3pm to midnight to the Bellamy Mansion Museum's community and educational programming. Call (910) 251-3700 for more information.

SUBMISSIONS WANTED: The Cucalorus Film Festival, scheduled for Nov. 8-12, is now seeking submissions. The festival showcases more than 300 movies and attracts over 17,000 people. See guidelines here.

ANTIQUE VEHICLES WANTED: The Kure Beach 70th Anniversary Planning Committee is seeking additional antique vehicles for the car show portion of the 70th Anniversary Celebration. Vehicles will be parked at the Community Center during the event. If you have an antique car, truck, bicycle, etc. and are available on April 29 between the hours of 11am and 5pm, please contact Cindy Washington via email.

HOOP DANCE CLASS: Fit n Fun Hoop Dance Classes are back for a third year at Ocean Front Park in Kure Beach. Classes meet Wednesdays at 7pm, May 3 to Nov. 1, and cost $5 per class. All skill levels welcome, and no experience required. Email Suzi McLean with questions.

SCHOOL SUPPLIES DRIVE: The Children's Museum of Wilmington (116 Orange Street) is pairing up with Winter Park Elementary School for a school supplies drive.  Throughout the month of July the museum will be collecting pens, pencils, markers, and any new school supplies to donate. Bring any new school supplies in and receive a discount off daily admission. Call (910) 254-3534 for more details.








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