Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

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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)

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)

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Feb. 20. 12-1:30p.m. Cancer project cooking class: Immune-Boosting Foods/Maintaining a Healthy weight at Earth Fare. Cost: $15. Space is limited, reserve your spot today. 336.369.0190 (2965 Battleground Ave GSO)

Feb. 24. 5:30p.m. Pancake Supper at St. Annes Episcopal Church. Fundraiser! Dine in or take out. For more info 336.768.0174 (2690 Fairlawn Drive W-S)

Feb. 25. 5:30-7:30p.m. “Non-profit Community Meet & Greet” at Triad Stage Upstage Cabaret. Cocktails & appetizers, admission is FREE but space is limited. RSVP –


Feb. 21. 1p.m. Gumbo Festival at Raylen Vineyards & Winery. Enjoy a bowl of Gumbo & listen to New Orleans style jazz. Admission $15. make reservations 336.998.3100 or www. (3577 US Hwy 158 MOK)

Feb. 21. 5:30p.m. Mardi Gras on Marshall at Gateway Gallery. Event will include New Orleans cuisine provided but the “Jambalaya Crew.” Live & silent auctions. Tickets are $35 in advance. 336.777.0076 x 204 (1006 South Marshall St W-S)

Feb. 28. 7-10p.m. Got the Mid-Winter Blues? Break Out Your Shagging Shoes! Join other beachlovers at Carolina Theatre & dance away. Tickets are $19.50 in advance, $24.50 at door. Call 336.333.2605 or vist

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 www. (3925 Kivett Drive JT)


Feb. 19. 7-10p.m. Mood Swingz live at Vintage 301 For more information call 336.333.3190 (301 Martin Luther King Drive GSO)

Feb. 22. 7:30p.m. Bruce Molsky in concert at the UpStage Cabaret. Cost: $20. For tickets & more information (232 South Elm 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)

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)

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!

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.

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

FRIDAYS – Coffee at The Summit is looking for local talent for its Friday night open mic. If you have or know of someone who has talent ex. comedy, spoken word, musical talent, etc., please contact us at Coffee at The Summit. We can be reached at 336.275.0642 or 336.965.1548.


Feb. 19. 7p.m. Elikem African Dancers – Winston Salem State University. Free! For more info 336.750.3351 (601 Martin Luther King Jr Drive 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

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.

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.

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