Continuing through Saturday evening, the 89th N.C. Strawberry Festival offers time-honored activities, such as its parade, and brand-new ones, such as its first-ever comedy show, for folks to enjoy. Pictured here is the popular parade, which will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. Staff file photo
Movies on Madison. Returning June 17. Your favorite summer movie series, Movies on Madison, is back! Visit the museum for a family movie night plus science activities. Bring your chairs or blankets and get ready to have some fun! Upcoming films include: “Bee Movie” on June 17; “Finding Nemo” on July 15; “Raya and the Last Dragon” on Aug. 19 and “Moana” on Sept. 16. The museum’s lawn will be open at 8 p.m. for nature activities and the feature presentation will begin at 8:30 p.m. Movies on Madison are free and no registration is required. Refreshments will be available for sale onsite. The N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences is located at 415 S. Madison St. in Whiteville. Call 910-788-5100 for more information.