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 www.tagart. org (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)

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)

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.

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)

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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)

Feb. 8. 4:30p.m. Choclate Cooking Class – At Meridian Restaurant. Master the art of choclate desserts & truffles with Corden Blue trained Chef Dan. Cost: $35. For more information 336.722.8889 or (411 South Main Street W-S)

Feb. 13. 6:30am – 8pm. Twin City Pancake Jamboree presented by the Twin City Kiwanis Club. $6.00. All you can eat pancakes. All proceeds go to support youth programs. Benton Convention Center. (301 W. 5th St. W-S)

Feb. 14. 5-10p.m. Special Valentine’s Date Night at Mad Platter. Desserts & beverages provided, reservations needed. For more information 336.540.9823 or (2921- A Battleground Avenue GSO)


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)


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. 14. Yo Mamma’s Big Fat Boot Band – Live at The Millenium Center. For more information visit or call 336.723.3700 (101 West 5th Street 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. 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)

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)

Come out for Open Mic every Saturday from 9pm to 1am, and Karaoke every Tuesday from 9pm to 1am. Only at Ham’s at 201 N. Smyres Place, Greensboro. Call 336.272.6721 for more info.

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!

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.

Wednesdays. Beginning Sept. 3 UNCG is offering weekly jazz to the community during the 2008-2009 academic year. Classes are offered from 5-6p.m. in the Collins Lecture Hall (Room 217) of the school of Music Building located at W. Market & McIver streets. For more information visit


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)

Monday Night. 7-8p.m. Belly Dance Classes – At Lewis Recreation Center. All levels for beginners & professionals, to enhance & refresh. $38/8 Weeks. 336.379.17112 (3110 Forest Lawn Drive GSO)

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.

Free Salsa Dance Lessons from 10-11 pm every Friday night with Instructor Raul. Mambo Latin Dance Party 3505 Tinsley Dr. #101 High Point. (Wendover & 68) 336.882.0066 inside Azteca.

Monday nights, 7 – 8 pm. – Belly Dance Technique. Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Drive, Greensboro. For all levels. Great for beginners, but also good for experienced dancers who want to polish up on basics and learn new steps and combinations. Use of props – veils and cymbals, graceful arms, shimmies and more. Performance opportunities for the more advanced. $38 for 8 weeks. Ongoing. 336.379 .1712 or 336.404 . 0111

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,

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

new age.

Feb. 8. 2p.m.– 4p.m. – Creating Abundance Workshop. Abundance comes in many forms – money, career, relationships, health, peace of mind, Spirituality – the list is endless. Your ability to create abundance is only limited by your imagination (and I’ll explain how Quantum Physics supports this Spiritual Truth!!) So if you’re truly ready to

harness your power as Co-Creator with your Abundant Higher Power, come join us for an afternoon of enlightenment, inspiration, and creation! Please register no later than 2/7/09. Minimum 4 people required. ($20 per person). Call 336.373.7033

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


Feb. 7. 7-10p.m. Gonzalo Arijon’s amazing documentary:Stranded. Watch the trailer: zeitgeistfilms. com/stranded (Studio-B 250 South Elm Street GSO)

Now-until Feb. 15. Triad Stage’s Musical Journey Black Pearl Sings. Tickets $10- $42. For more information 336.272.0160 or 866.579.TIXX or online

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 www. (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. 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. 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)

Feb. 28. Robin Williams “Weapons of Self-Destruction” Comedy Tour will perform at Ovens Auditorium in Charlotte. Tickets go on sale November 14 at 10 a.m. at, Cricket Arena Box Office, or charge by phone at 704.552.6500.