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  1. Near and Far, Faces and Places - Glen McClure

    January 18, 2018, 11:00 AM - March 24, 2018, 4:00 PM @ Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts

    The Suffolk Center presents the work of Norfolk Photographer, Glen McClure in “Near and Far, Faces and Places.” The self-taught photo-artist McClure presents insightful portraits of the folks of Tidewater as they move through their daily life and work places. Also an accomplished landscape photographer, McClure will display photographs of moving unpopulated landscapes and work from his travels throughout Scotland and Ireland.

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  2. 34th Annual Juried Photography Exhibit

    March 10, 2018, 10:00 AM - April 20, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Suffolk Art Gallery

    The 34th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition is Hampton Roads' largest and longest running juried exhibition for photographic works. It is open to all professional and amateur photographers. The reception and exhibit is free and open to the public.

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  3. St. Patrick's Day STEM Party (North Suffolk Library)

    March 10, 2018, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ North Suffolk Library

    Families are invited to celebrate the holiday early by wearing green for our mix of fun activities and STEM challenges. Develop engineering skills by constructing a leprechaun trap. Learn all about circuits and how they work by building your own game controller using Makey Makeys then play a fun St. Patrick's Day game. Build a Lucky Charms catapult and complete the Sink the Pot with Pennies challenge. Create beautiful patterns by separating out the colors of the rainbow using CD's and bubbles. Learn about Irish scientist Robert Boyle and demonstrate Boyle's Law using a syringe, balloons, and marshmallows. Free to attend. You do not need to be a library member to participate.

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  4. Plants of the Great Dismal Swamp

    March 10, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Suffolk Visitor Center Pavilion

    This terrific activity for both school-age children and adults will address how to identify certain trees, native plants and their uses, the benefits of growing native plants, wildlife uses and environmental benefits. Reservations are encourage and may be made by calling or emailing the Suffolk Visitor Center. Program participants will receive a voucher redeemable for a discount on one of Suffolk Tourism's 2018 Great Dismal Swamp guided tours. Program will be held outdoors -- please dress accordingly.

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  5. Historic Suffolk Narrated Bus Tour

    March 10, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Departs from Suffolk Visitor Center

    See Suffolk through the eyes of years gone by. Suffolk’s rich heritage dates back to the early 17th century, when Captain John Smith first encountered the Nansemond Indians on the Nansemond River. Even now, you can trace Suffolk’s legacy through our historic homes and neighborhoods, churches and Virginia Civil War Trails. Guided by a Suffolk historian, you meet the people and places that made Suffolk the city it is today. Highlights of this windshield tour include Cedar Hill Cemetery, Riddick’s Folly House Museum, Constant’s Wharf, College Court and Suffolk’s Historic Lakeside neighborhood.

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  6. St. Patrick's Day STEM Party (Morgan Memorial Library)

    March 10, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Morgan Memorial Library

    Families are invited to celebrate the holiday early by wearing green for our mix of fun activities and STEM challenges. Develop engineering skills by constructing a leprechaun trap. Learn all about circuits and how they work by building your own game controller using Makey Makeys then play a fun St. Patrick's Day game. Build a Lucky Charms catapult and complete the Sink the Pot with Pennies challenge. Create beautiful patterns by separating out the colors of the rainbow using CD's and bubbles. Learn about Irish scientist Robert Boyle and demonstrate Boyle's Law using a syringe, balloons, and marshmallows. Free to attend. You do not need to be a library member to participate.

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  7. Cedar Hill Cemetery Stroll

    March 10, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Departs from Suffolk Visitor Center

    An official Virginia Civil War Trail site, Cedar Hill Cemetery has long been an attraction for history buffs and even walking groups. The Suffolk Division of Tourism offers a guided stroll through the pleasant 32-acre cemetery, rich in history and natural beauty. The 90-minute daytime tour will offer unique insights into Suffolk’s heritage as tour goers traverse the cedar-lined terrain dotted with timeworn headstones. Reservations are required and cancellations are expected no less than 48 hours prior to scheduled tour. Call the Suffolk Visitor Center at 757.514.4130 to reserve your spot. Special rates are available for groups of 12 or more.

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