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[MUSIC]

July 12. 6pm. Bethabara Concert Band & Family Evening. Historic Bethabara Park. 2147 Bethabara Rd., Winston-Salem. Enjoy music from all eras, Dino’s New York hot dogs, ice cream, children’s games, hay wagon rides & more! For more info, visit www.bethabarapark.org

July 12. 8pm. Wildwood Flowers & Something with Trees. The Green Bean. 341 S Elm St., Greensboro. Come hear the timeless original tunes of Laura Thurston, Gwyn Waller and Pearl The Trapeze Girl of the Wildwood Flyers. For more info, visit www.greensborobean.com

July 20. 6pm. SECCA Crossroads Concert. SECCA. 750 Marguerite Dr., Winston-Salem. Don’t miss the next installment of the Crossroads Concert Series featuring Patterson Hood & the Downtown Rumblers and Hiss Golden Messenger. For more info, visit www.secca.org

July 20. 8pm. Fiddle & Bow presents R.B. Morris. Community Arts Cafe. 411 W 4th St., Winston-Salem. Singer/songwriter making his first appearance on our stage. Highly recommended – his debut CD was produced by John Prine’s Oh Boy Records. For more info, visit www.fiddleandbow.org

Now through July 28. 51st Annual Eastern Music Festival. The Eastern Music Festival’s mission is to promote musical enrichment, excellence, professional collaboration,’  innovation, and diversity through a nationallyrecognized teaching program, music festival, concerts, and other programs which will enhance the quality of life, health, and vitality of our region. For more info, follow EasternMusicFestival on facebook!

Now through August 3. African Drumming and Dancing Workshop. Peeler Recreation Center. 1300 Sykes Ave., Greensboro. The students will meet for two hours each afternoon for three weeks. For more info, visit www.ncdancefestival.org

[NEW AGE]

July 12. 6:15pm. Aging Gracefully with Yoga. Sunrise Yoga Gallery. 6000 Meadowbrook Mall Ct., Suite 1, Clemmons. Think the chance to try yoga has passed you by? Believe it’s too late to learn because your youthful physique has slipped from your grasp? For more info, visit www.sunriseyoga.net

July 16 & 17. Universal Meditation for All w/ Swami Shivabalananda. Yoga Gallery. 633 N Trade St., Winston-Salem. Donation for admission goes to Swami’s Meditation Mission. Experience the joy of meditating with a Master. We will meditate in silence for 45 minutes and then there will be a question-and-answer period. For more info, visit www.yogagallery.net

[KIDS/TEENS]

July 11 & 18. Kids Track & Field Meets. Greensboro Day School. 5401 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro. No track experience necessary. This is a fun free meet for all youth athletes. Ages 6-13 Welcome. For more info, visit www.greensboropacesetters.com

Wednesdays, July 11 through August 8. 9:30am. Carolina Kid’s Club. Carolina Theatre. 310 S Greene St., Greensboro. Don’t miss this 4th Annual event. Your Carolina Kid’s club ticket gets you live entertainment on the stage & a kidapproved movie on the huge screen. For more info, schedule and tickets, call 336.333.2605

Now through July 13. Youth Cheerleading registration. Greensboro Parks & Recreation office. 1001 Fourth St., Greensboro. Parents are asked to provide a valid copy of the child’s birth certificate and the Parent’s Association for Youth Sports (P.A.Y.S.) card for verification. For more info, call 336.373.2946

Now through July29. 9am-1pm. Future Filmmakers’ Summer Film Boot Camp. The Creative Center. 900 Sixteenth St., Greensboro. Students will have the opportunity to learn various aspects of filmmaking and ultimately create their own short films. For optimal results, students should attend all three weeks, however, a la carte selection is permitted. For more info, call 336.312.0497 or visit www.thecreativecenter.net

Now through July 30. African Drumming Classes for Kids. Golden Flower Tai Chi Center. 612 N Trade St., Winston-Salem. Keep your child’s hands busy with African drumming! Your child will learn traditional West African rhythms in a class full of other rising first through sixth graders. For more info, call 336.774.3898 or visit www.ttmws.com

[LEAGUES/CLUBS]

July 12. 11:30am. International Facility Management Association Monthly meeting. Magnolia Manor. 8818 W Market St., Colfax. The topic will be: Smart $aver’® Incentive Program Presented By Bill Gurganus With Duke Energy’s Smart $aver Incentive program, businesses can receive cash for installing high-efficiency lighting, HVAC, pumps and other qualifying equipment. For more info, visit www.ifmatriad.org

July 12. 5:30pm. SynerG on Tap. Print Works Bistro. 702 Green Valley Rd., Greensboro. Synergy on Tap is a free, informal social networking event open to all young professionals. For more info, visit www.synerg.org

Now through July 16. City Academy 2012 Registration/Application. This free program, designed to develop civic leadership, builds a stronger city through well-informed and engaged residents. City Academy is open to any resident who lives within the corporate limits of the City of Greensboro. For more info and application, call 336.373.2723

[SPORTS/FITNESS]

July 11. 6pm. Fitness by the Fountain. Center City Park. 200 N Elm St., Greensboro. Don’t miss Salsa with Pedro Montoya. For more info, visit www.centercitypark.org

Wednesdays, Now through July 18. Track and Field Meets. Greensboro Day School. 5401 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro. Any kids from 7-13 years old of all abilities. No track experience needed. This is a fun free meet for all youth athletes. For more info, visit www. greensboropacesetters.com

Now through July27. Fall Youth Football league registration. Varying locations. Players are assigned to teams, based on the district in which they reside. Parents are asked to provide a valid copy of the player’s birth certificate and the Parent’s Association for Youth Sports (P.A.Y.S.) card for verification.For more info, call 336.373.2955

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July 14. 10am. Ink Making & Quill Pen Writing. High Point Museum. 1859 E Lexington Ave., High Point. Help our costumed interpreters make ink from black walnuts grown in our historical park. Then try out the ink with a quill pen! For more info, call 336.885.1859

July 14. 1pm. Regency Assembly of NC, 1812 Dancing. High Point Museum. 1859 E Lexington Ave., High Point. Come learn about social customs of the early 1800s. Watch or participate in the dancing festivities. Then try out the ink with a quill pen! For more info, call 336.885.1859

July 16-20. Girls’ Summer IT Workshop. UNCG. 1400 Spring Garden St., Greensboro. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2016, five of the 10 fastest growing jobs in the nation will be related to IT. Most require strengths in communication, collaboration, creativity and problem solving, which are capabilities often attributed to women. For more info and registration, call 336.334.5668

July 20-22. Dudley High School Class of 1972 40th Reunion. Classmates may send address information to P. O. Box 5818, Greensboro, NC 27435; or call 861-8625, or 574-0140. You may also send an email to dudleyclassof72@yahoo.com.

July 24. 3pm. Tips on Using Social Media Class. Greensboro Senior Center. 301 E Washington St., Greensboro. The class will feature tips on how to use Facebook and cell phone texting. The class is open to Guilford County residents age 55 . There is no fee for the class. Space is limited and registration is required. For more info and registration, call 336.373.4816

July 21. 9am. Walking Tour of Washington St. Changing Tides Cultural Center. 613 Washington St., High Point. Local Historian Glenn Chavis will offer a guided walking tour of historic Washington Street. For more info, call 336.885.1859

July 21. 11am. Christmas in July Bazaar. Arbor Ridge at Stanleyville. 350 Arbor View Lane, Winston-Salem. Local Clemmons author, Michele Marlene Manderine, will be autographing copies of her book, “Tristan, The Maine Coon Cat”, and selling her photo greeting cards of her cat, “Remi, The Ragdoll” and her original designed, one-of-a-kind, cat & dog afghans. For more info, call 336.377.2195

[ANIMALS]

Third Tuesdays. 6:30 – 8:00 pm. Pet Loss Support Group. Highland Presbyterian Church Activities Bldg, 2380 Cloverdale Ave., Winston- Salem. Sponsored by Forsyth Humane Society. For more information, call 721.1303 or 777.1070.

Daily. 11:00 a.m., 1:30, 2:00 & 3:00 p.m. Animal Discovery Keeper Talks. Natural Science Center, 4301 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro. One-onone interaction with highly trained zoo professionals gives visitors a very real and personal glimpse into the lives of the keepers and animals alike. For more information visit www.natsci.org.

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