WAKE COUNTY — In August, the North Carolina Symphony will offer live performances and the Symphony’s Instrument Zoo for young children in the six regional locations of Wake County Public Libraries. This music education program is designed for preschool children and their families and is funded by the Grow Up Great initiative from PNC Bank.
The program is free; however, registration is required. To register, visit wakegov.com/libraries/events or call the library of interest. The programs last approximately one hour.
Performance dates are:
•Aug. 5, 11:30 a.m., violinist David Kilbride, North Regional Library, 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh, 919-870-4000.
•Aug. 5, 3 p.m., bassist Erik Dyke, Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex, 919-387-2100.
•Aug. 8, 11:30 a.m., violinist David Kilbride, East Regional Library, 946 Steeple Square Court, Knightdale, 919-217-5300.
•Aug. 21, 7 p.m., violinist Jess Levin, West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary, 919-463-8500.
•Aug. 28, 11:00 a.m., Flutist Mary Boone, Cameron Village Library, 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh, 919-856-6710.
•Aug. 29, 10:30 a.m., bassoonist John Pedersen, Southeast Regional Library, 908 Seventh Ave., Garner, 919-856-6710.