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Limited number of seats still available for Sunday’s “Memory Café”

Town of Wake Forest

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts is hosting a series of seminars through December designed to raise awareness about Alzeheimer’s disease and related dementias. Each event in the 2018 Understanding Dementia series will offer local residents the opportunity to learn about dozens of dementia-related programs, services, products and resources – all in one location. The series continues this ... Read More »

Wake Forest celebrating 10 years of bus service

Town of Wake Forest

July marks the 10th anniversary of transit service in Wake Forest, and town officials are marking the occasion by reminding area residents of the benefits of riding the bus. Transit service officially began in Wake Forest on July 21, 2008, giving residents the opportunity to ride a weekday rush-hour express from Wake Forest to downtown Raleigh and use a local circulator ... Read More »

Applicants sought for Human Relations Council

Town of Wake Forest

You can make a difference in our community by applying to fill the vacancy on the Human Relations Council (HRC). All residents of Wake Forest and its extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) are eligible to apply. Applications may be completed and submitted online at www.wakeforestnc.gov/advisory-board-application.aspx. Application forms are also available at the Wake Forest Town Hall, 301 S. Brooks St. Completed applications ... Read More »

“Neck of the Woods” returns to Renaissance Centre July 20

Town of Wake Forest

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts welcomes the return of “Neck of the Woods” on Friday, July 20, at 7 p.m. Presented and sponsored by Wake Forest ARTS, Neck of the Woods is a variety performance series featuring emerging local artists. Each show is different and may consist of several performing arts acts, including actors, dancers, musicians, comedians, ... Read More »

Reception to open Wake Forest Temporary Sculpture Exhibit & Spotlight on Wake Forest Artists Exhibit set for July 28

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The Wake Forest Public Art Commission (PAC) will host a special reception to formally open its Temporary Sculpture Exhibit and Spotlight on Wake Forest Artists Exhibit on Saturday, July 28. The event is scheduled from 9 a.m.-noon at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts Annex, 407 S. Brooks St. Light refreshments will be provided. The reception will have ... Read More »

“Happy Dan the Magic Man” returns to Renaissance Centre July 18

Town of Wake Forest

“Happy Dan the Magic Man” will perform his one-of-a-kind magic and comedy show at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts, 405 S. Brooks St., on Wednesday, July 18, at 11 a.m. Everyone laughs louder when Happy Dan the Magic Man is in the house. Happy Dan has traveled the world entertaining families for more than 30 years. His hilarious family ... Read More »

Wake Forest Home & Garden Show Aug. 11-12

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The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St., will host the third annual Wake Forest Home & Garden Show on Saturday, Aug. 11, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 12, from noon-4 p.m. Presented by Mitchell Heating & Cooling, the Home & Garden Show will feature over 40 local experts showcasing the latest in home improvement products, services ... Read More »

Sleeping Booty to headline July 13 Friday Night on White

Town of Wake Forest

The Town of Wake Forest will continue its free outdoor music series with Sleeping Booty on Friday, July 13. Presented by White Street Brewing Co., “Friday Night on White” takes place along South White Street in downtown Wake Forest from 6-9 p.m. on the second Friday night of each month from April through September. The remaining 2018 concerts will feature ... Read More »

Police reveal top three high-risk intersections in Wake Forest

Town of Wake Forest

The Wake Forest Police Department recently announced the top three high-risk intersections in Wake Forest based on the number of accidents that occurred in these areas during the 2017-18 fiscal year: Capital Boulevard (US 1)/Agora Drive/Wake Union Church Road – 55 Capital Boulevard (US 1)/South Main Street (US1-A)/Falls of Neuse Road – 51 Capital Boulevard (US 1)/Burlington Mills Road – ... Read More »

DWI Checking Station results in several arrests and charges

Town of Wake Forest

Between 11 p.m. yesterday (June 5) and 2 a.m. today (June 6), the Wake Forest Police Department (WFPD) simultaneously conducted a multi-agency DWI checking station in the area of Capital Boulevard/US1 and Burlington Mills Road. In addition to WFPD officers, law enforcement personnel from the Fuquay-Varina Police Department, Cary Police Department, Knightdale Police Department, Raleigh Police Department, and Wake County ... Read More »