Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

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Feb. 5. 6-8p.m. Theatre Art Galleries 2nd Annual “Art in the Bag” Purse Action. Community leaders, artists, & art supporters have designed & created orginal purses to be auctioned. $25 per person. Fore more information 336.887.2137 ir (220 East Commerce Avenue H-P)

Mondays. Acrylic painting classes for beginners to advanced, 3-5 pm. 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 twohour class. Tracey Marshall, 336.545.8268

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

food & drink.

Jan. 30. 6-8p.m. Winter Wine & Beer Tasting, Sample hearty wines and beers perfect to warm up the soul & enjoy delicious appetizers while surrporting a great cause! For more info call 336.369.0190 (2965 Battleground Avenue GSO)

Jan. 31. 10a.m. Coffee Tasting at Coffee Connect. Come taste coffees from the Central & South American Region. Space is limited. Cost $8. 336.497.4701

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. 29. 7:30p.m. Greensboro Symphony Masterworks Concert. Special student & senior discounts available. Adults $21-$36. For more info 336.373.71400

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. 10p.m. Sirius. B with Eating The Invaders – Live at The Flatiron. Cost $5. (221 Summit Avenue GSO)

Jan. 31. 7p.m. Mother/Father at the Green Bean. An intense band of post punk w/a twist of their own interpretation of 60’s soul & 80’s synthpop called soulgaze. More info

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)

30th Anniversary Tour of Ain’t Misbehavin’ starring Ruben Studdard, at the War Memorial Auditorium in Greensboro. January 16 at 8p.m. January 17 at 2 & 8p.m. Ticket price range from $39.50-$55.50 www.Aint- (1921 West Lee Street GSO)

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 www. (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)

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 318 318 (New location!) 4604 West Market Street, Suite 124, Greensboro. 336.547.9399. 336.547.9399.

Yoga classes centrally located on West Mar ket Street Street in 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.

Mindful Flow Yoga. An invigorating yoga practice with postures that build strength and train flexibility. Mindful Flow cultivates precise alignment, steadiness and ease. Taught by Kirtan Coan, 9-10:30 a.m. Saturdays. 1223 W. Fourth St. 336.3655.7047,

The Piedmont Swing Dance Society holds two dances each month, on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month. On the 2nd Saturday we’re at the Vintage Theatre in Winston- Salem, and on the 4th Saturday we’re at the Oriental Shrine Club on High Point Road. We offer a free lesson at 7:30 and the dance starts at 8:30. Dance for $10 if you’re not a member, or $8 for members for students.

new age.

Jan. 31. 11a.m. 6p.m. Intuitive Readings by Monica Williams. She is an Indigo, Empathy, Light Worker, and Medium. She provides Spiritual Counseling, Channels Spirit and provides healing through her readings with Divine love and compassion. She is also a Reiki II Practioner, Reiki healings available upon request at no extra charge, however you must request it. She has a wonderful connection with the Angelic Realm and utilizes her cards if called upon them to do so. Her main purpose is to help guide, empower, encourage and teach each person that seeks a reading so that he or she may tune in to his or her own wonderful gifts and abilities. Readings begin at $15 for 15 minutes. $35 for 30 minutes, $65 for 60 minutes. Longer sessions are available upon request. Advance reservations are requested.Call 336.373.0733 or visit (408 State Street GSO)

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 connection 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 for more information information or to register: Holly Wheatly, Reiki Master Master Teacher 336.207.8773


Now – 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. 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 worldreowned 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@ctgso. org. 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, if you are intersted in perfoming live on stage, if you are any where in ages from 9 to 99, if you would like the meet and establish new friends, or if you see the need to help volunteer in some capacity. Register @ the Windsor Recreation Center Today! For more information, contact Charlene Duncan @ 336.681.8980 (leave message) Seating is Limited!

Feb. 28. 7:30p.m. 10th Anniversary Tour of Footloose at The Stevens Center. Tickets $33- $48. Buffet Dinner served from 5:30-7:30p.m. on the tenth floor Reception Hall-$22. 336.721.1945 (405 West Forth Street W-S)


Wednesdays. SciWorks. “Science Storybook.” Gather around as we read a popular children’s book and then make a craft based on the story. Science Storybook takes place each Wednesday at SciWorks. Designed for preschoolers. We request that children be accompanied by adult guardian. Free with paid museum admission. 400 West Hanes Mill Road. For more information: 336.767.6730.

SciWorks environmental park tours. Meet at SciWorks barn for a tour through our Environmental Park. You’ll learn about wildlife, their habitats, and other unique characteristics. And, we’ll compare them to the domesticated animals in our barnyard. This event takes place each Mon, Wed, Fri, and Saturday at Sci- Works. Free with paid museum admission. 400 West Hanes Mill Road. 336.767.6730.