EVENTS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS
14 MUTT-I-GREES IN THE LIBRARY
WHAT: This exciting initiative builds on childrens affinity for animals and highlights the unique characteristics and desirability of shelter pets Mutt-i-grees to teach essential social and emotional skills. This program aims to enhance childrens self- and socialawareness, relationship skills, and ability to make ethical decisions. WHEN: 11 a.m. WHERE: Children’s Museum of Winston- Salem. 390 S. Liberty Street Winston-Salem. MORE: Free with admission to museum.
14 MYSTERY HILLBILLIES
WHAT: Down home cookin’ and food this Thursday. Mystery Hillbillies will be bringing the classic country to our favorite Kernersville BBQ. Meet some friends for dinner, sing along, dance in the aisles. Get yerself there. WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: Prissy Pollys BBQ. 729 Hwy 66 S., Kernersville. MORE: Get a nice meal and put something in the band tip jar.
14 HOBY OPEN HOUSE
WHAT: Come out for Networking, Drinks, and Service opportunities! HOBY is an OUTSTANDING weekend long event that aids rising Juniors throughout the world to learn from peers and adults about their own great abilities to become young leaders in their own communities. WHEN: 6:30 p.m. WHERE: Foothills Taproom. 3800 Kimwell Drive, Winston-Salem. MORE: Free event.
WHAT: Raise your glass to a NEW kind of night out! Paint Nite invites you to create art over cocktails at a local hotspot, guided by a professional artist and party host. Grab your friends and your sense of humor and spend two hours drinking, laughing, and flexing your creative muscles. Theres no experience necessary and well provide all the supplies, so you dont have to worry about a thing (except having a great time!). WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: Stumble Stilskins. 202 West Market St., Greensboro. MORE: $45 admission.
WHAT: Help us celebrate our Grandiversary (see what’s new and cheer to our 2nd year!) Brunch from 10 – 2 pm Live Music with Chad & Dom (acoustic duo) 7 – 10 pm Stop in and enter to win a FREE pizza weekly for a YEAR!!! 50% off all pizzas from 9 – 11pm (dine in only). WHEN: 10 a.m. WHERE: Pintxos Pour House. 5312 Robinhood Village Dr., Winston-Salem. MORE: Free event.
16 15TH ANNUAL MLK JR. HOLIDAY PARADE
WHAT: This is ‘a day on’ not ‘ a day off’ event to honor the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It is also a monumental event for High Point as we celebrate the renaming of Kivett Drive to M.L. King, Jr Drive. WHEN: 1 p.m. WHERE: Mendenhall Transportation Terminal. 220 E. Commerce St., High Point. MORE: Free event.
16 JAMES GREGORY
WHAT: Using home spun comedy, common sense wisdom, old fashioned values and politically incorrect humor, Gregory pokes fun at crazy relatives, modern sensitive parents and out-of-control environmentalists. With a grass roots following now numbering in the millions, you do not want to miss this zany guy’s rib-tickling reflections on life from the front porch. WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: High Point Theatre. 220 E Commerce Ave., High Point. MORE: $30-50 admission.
17 CHILI COOK-OFF
WHAT: The cost to enter the chili competition will be $8.00 per entry, which includes tasting. There will be four categories: Vegetarian, Spicy, Unique, and Best Overall! Guests will gather to taste and judge a chili cook-off. For tasting attendees, the entry fee is $10.00, which includes tastings of all chili competition entries. WHEN: 2 p.m. WHERE: Winston-Salem Jaycees Office. 223 N Spring St., Unit A Winston-Salem. MORE: Free event.
19 TRIAD GOODWILL HIRING EVENT
WHAT: Triad Goodwill is recruiting full & part-time staff for their stores in Guilford County and beyond. Park across the street at the church and use the “Resource Center” Entrance. Entry-level production-based positions at Triad Goodwill start at $9 per hour with the potential to make $9.25 after 90 days. WHEN: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. WHERE: Resource Center. 1235 South Eugene Street, Greensboro. MORE: Free event. 336-275-9801.
19 THE BIG EAT
WHAT: Save up to 50% Off on the signature dish at many great downtown restaurants including… 6th & Vine, Hutch and Harris, Jeffrey Adams, Mellow Mushroom, Mozelle’s Fresh Southern Bistro, Old Fourth Street Filling Station, The Piedmont Club Quanto Basta: Italian Eatery & Wine Bar, Spring House Restaurant, Kitchen & Bar, and other downtown restaurants. WHEN: 5 p.m. WHERE: Downtown Winston-Salem. 4th Street, Winston-Salem. MORE: Free event.