Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

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Mondays: 7-9p.m. Painting classes (Watercolor, Oil, Acrylic) Red Door Studio/Gallery Call for hours. 336.288.5415 (3631 Redfield Drive GSO)

Mondays & Thursdays. 6:30-9p.m. Oil and Acrylic Painting for Beginners to Intermediate. Six consecutive structured sessions to build skill in depicting 3D form in space and light. Work from still life and photographic references. Classes taught by area artist Jack Stone ( at The Art House For schedules, supply list, fee and registration contact Jack at 336-375-7568 or (600 N. Church Street GSO)

Tuesdays: 9:30-noon and 6:30-9p.m. Painting classes (all media) Red Door Studio/ Gallery (3631 Redfield Drive GSO) www. Call for hours. 336.288.5415

Wednesdays — Watercolor classes for beginners to advanced, noon – 2p.m. or 3-5p.m. Learn, create and have fun. The Marshall Art Gallery is located at the Village at North Elm Shopping Center next to the Chop House Grille, $20 per two-hour class. Christine Seiler, 336.545.8268.

First Fridays — Lyndon Street Artworks and Artworks Collective Gallery 205 Lyndon St., Greensboro, 336.370.0025, Mon-Sat, 9-5 p.m. Featuring over forty local artists’ working studios that are open to the public. Go to for directions or for more information. Join us on the First Friday of every month from 6-9 p.m. during our extended hours, and keep an eye out for a variety of other special events going on at Lyndon Street Artworks.

Sundays. 1-6p.m. Mad Platter Sundays. Bring your entire family for discounts and lots of pottery painting fun. 336.540.9823 (2921-A Battleground Ave. GSO)

food & drink.

Jan. 24. 2:45p.m. & 4p.m. Learn How to Make Lovley & Unique Truffles at Spring Garden Bakery & Coffeehouse. The cost for one hour class is fifteen dollars per person. Must register before the 23rd by calling 336.272.8199 (1932 Spring Garden Street GSO)

Jan. 31. 2-3p.m. Wine Education Course: Sangiovese & Vermentino. $20 per person. Make reservations now! 336.835.9463 Raffaldini Vineyards & Winery (450 Grace Road, Ronda)

Feb. 7. 6p.m. 3rd Annual “Musical Moods” Valentine’s Dinner & Concert Extravaganza to Benefit Sanctuary House. Evening will include a welcome glass of champagne & hors d’oeuvres followed by a 3-course dinner, dessert & coffee buffet, concert by local artists, silent auction, and raffle prizes. Tickets are $75 per person. 336.215.8239 or 336.275.7896 or visit (518 North Elm Street GSO)


Jan. 31. 2p.m. 10th Annual Chinese New Year Festival at Wake Forest University’s Reynolds Gym, Room 201. Celebration of the “Year of the Ox”. Free & open to the public. 336.758.5675

Feb. 28. 8:30p.m.-2a.m. Castle Carnevale at Castle McCulloch. Party will feature a continuous variety of European style disco, fire actors, belly dancers, tarot readers & other exciting acts. For more information or to purchase tickets visit (3925 Kivett Drive JT)


Jan. 23. 8p.m. The Greensboro Symphonys Annual Community Gospel Concert Presents Kurt Carr & the Kurt Carr Singers. Tickets: Adults $10-$26 ; Students: $5. 336.335.5456 x 223 or Coliseum Box Office. (200 North Davie Street GSO)

Jan. 27. 8p.m. Day Bender Live at The Garage. Admission $5. Call for more information 336.777.1127 (110 West 7th Street W-S)

Jan. 27. 7:30p.m. Evan Mack, composer & pianist performs live at Greensboro College. Visit for details. (815 West Market Street GSO)

Jan. 29. 6p.m. Jon Gamble Theater presents “On The Edge” New Modern Dance at the City Arts Studio Theatre. Tickets are $10 For more information 336.549.7431 (200 North Davie Street GSO)

Jan. 31. 7:30p.m Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis at the Kenneth R. Williams Auditorium. Tickets available at WSSU’s Ticket Office 336.750.3220 $55 Day of Show; $47 Advance. $12 WSSU Students w/I.D. For more information (601 Martin Luther W-S)

Feb. 15. 4p.m. The Dave Fox Group will present a jazz concert at First United Methodist Church. Free! For more information visit www. (512 North Main Street H-P)

Feb. 27. 7:30p.m. The 22-voice Chamber Choir presents ‘Romance in the Air’ at the Pauline Hayworth Theatre. Come enjoy romantic Irish love songs. (833 Montlieu Avenue H-P)

Feb. 7. 3p.m. The American Music of Spirituals, Gospel & Art at Salem Fine Arts Center. Music will highlight arrangements of spirituals & gospels by African-American composers. For more information 336.721.2636 or (601 South Church Street W-S)

Feb. 21. 6p.m. Winter Jam 2009 at the Greensboro Coliseum, with Toby Mac, Hawk Nelson, Brandon Heath, The Afters & Stephaine Smith. Admission is $10 at the door. 336.373.2632 (1921 West Lee Street GSO)

Mondays. 7-9:30p.m. – Women ages 16 meet at First Presbyterian Church of Kernersville to enjoy a four-part acapella harmony as a part of the Golden Triad Chorus. For details call 336.996.3251

or visit Guests are always welcome!

Ham’s on High Point Road is boomin’! Karaoke twice a week, every Thursday and Sunday night, from 9p.m. to 1a.m. Full menu available! Ham’s, 3017 High Point Road, Greensboro. Call 336.854.5693 for more info.

Open Mic every Tuesday night in Downtown Greensboro at the Flatiron! Come on down and sing us a song or two! 221 Summit Ave, Greensboro. 336.272.7774.

This & every Wednesday come to Center City Park in Greensboro to enjoy local music presented by Grassroots Productions. Music will take place from 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. For more information, visit www.


Now – Feb. 9. 6:30p.m. Swing Dance Classes w/Coul Swing at Odd Fellows Lodge Hall (3rd Floor). Cost: $50/six week session. 336.923.4269 (422 1/2 Trade Street W-S)

Belly Dance classes FOUR nights a week, and occasional Saturdays at Studio 318 – your World Dance Oasis. Classes for beginning through intermediate levels as well as for advanced intermediates. Studio 318 (New location!) 4604 West Market Street, Suite 124, Greensboro. 336.547.9399.

Yoga classes centrally located on West Market Street in Greensboro. Start with breathing meditation and warm-up to properly prepare for more demanding poses. Find your center, connect with your soul, work your body. Studio 318, (New location!) 4604 West Market Street, Suite 124, Greensboro. Classes taught by Allison Williams on Mondays at 5:30 p.m. and by Faun Finley on Wednesdays at 6p.m. Call 336.547.9399 or visit for more information.

Thursdays. Brazilian samba dance classes 6:30 -7:30 p.m. at Wanek Medical Center, 6 North Pointe Court, Greensboro. Learn the basic steps of Brazilian samba dance. $35 per session of four classes or $10 per class. Call Sueli for more information 336.965.4572.

Tuesdays. Fiddle and Bow Country Dancers. Contras and Squares at the Vintage Theatre in Winston-Salem. 7 Vintage Ave. Live bands and callers. 8 ‘till 10p.m., $5 ‘till 10:30p.m. $6 beginners lesson at 7:30p.m. No partner necessary. Contact 336.272.3245.

Tuesday. Belly dance class. 7-8 p.m. at Wanek Medical Center, 6 North Pointe Court, Greensboro. Let belly dance, a timeless dance, move you. Join us for a hip and fun introduction to this amazing dance while burning major calories. All fitness levels. $35 per session of four classes, $10 per class Call Sueli for more information at 336.965.4572


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Reiki II Certification at Light Touch, 301-F State Street, Greensboro, N.C. 27408. Reiki II teaches you three sacred Reiki symbols for distance or conceptual healing, protection, deep emotional healing, and more. Prerequisite is Reiki I. Reiki II is a wonderful way to raise your vibration and consciousness, increase your con-

nection with the universe, deepen your healing and ability to heal others! You will receive multiple attunements, a personal manual, and additional meditation techniques. This is a three week class. Wednesdays, December 3,10, & 17th from 6:30-8:30pm fee $100.00 for the certification for more information or to register: Holly Wheatly, Reiki Master Teacher 336.207.8773


Into the Woods, Jr. Presented by CTG’s Centerstage Youth Performance Group, at the Greensboro Masonic Temple. Jan. 23 – 7:30p. m. ; Jan. 24 2p.m. & 7:30p.m. ; Jan. 25 2p.m. For additional information contact Bradley Smith 336.333.7470 x 204 (426 West Market Street GSO)

Jan. 23- March. 22. 5:30-7:30p.m. Green Hill for North Carolina Art presents “If you can kill a snake with it, it aint art” is an exhibition by guest curator Tom Patterson. For more information 336.333.7460 or (200 North Davie Street GSO)

Jan. 25. 4p.m. “Burns Night” – A celebration of the life and poetry of the poet Robert Burns at the Pour House. Free & open to the public. (360 Federal Place GSO)

Jan. 27. 6:30p.m.-8:45p.m. Business Success Academy. 8 week program designed for the business owner. Understanding of marketing & other issues regarding getting the maxium from their business. Fore registration information contact Ross Cox with Action COACH 336.286.4905 (Comfort Suites, 7619 Thorndike Road GSO)

Jan. 31 & Feb. 2. 8p.m. The Informall Theater Company presents “Deadline” Two new plays- Signify by Douglas H. Boxley & 3 Ways by Todd Fisher at the City Arts Sudio Theatre. Cost $10 (200 North Davie Street GSO)

A Raisin in the Sun presented by the Community Theatre of Greensboro and American Express. January 30& 31, Febuary 5, 6, & 7 at 8:00p.m. Febuary 1 & 8 2:00p.m. In celebration of Black History Month CTG presents this world-reowned stage classic. Set in the South Side of Chicago during the 1950’s, this drama centers around sacrifice, heartbreak, love, and Mama Younger’s struggle to hold her family together. For more information contact bsmith@ Tickets 336.333.SHOW, Price $10-$25.

Free Acting Classes! The Community Outreach Center of the Arts (C.O.C.O.A) is holding Free Acting Classes at The Windsor Recreation Center. 1601 E. Lee Street, Greensboro, NC 27401. Classes will be on a ongoing basis and will meet Saturday mornings (11:00AM – 12:30PM) There is a $5 registration fee and scholarships are available for those in need. You may want to attend if God has gifted you in the arts, you are intersted in learning more about acting, dance, and some vocal. Register @ the Windsor Recreation Center Today! For more information, contact Charlene Duncan @ 336.681.8980 Seating is Limited!