Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

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Artworks Gallery presents an exhibit with work by Don Green & Lea Lackey- Zachmann. Opening reception is March 8th 2- 4:00pm. The exhibit is free & open to the public, it will run from March 3rd-March 28th. For more information call Artworks Gallery 336- 723-5890 or visit 564 North Trade Street

March. 1. 2p.m. Family First Impressionism: Painting Workshop at Reynolda House Museum. Take inspiration from American Impressions & create your own portrait, landscape, or still life painting. $7/person. Art supplies & refreshments are provided. Reservations required. Please call 336.758.5599 (2250 Reynolda Road W-S)

March. 6 & 13. 1-3p.m. Water Color class taught by local artist Linda Carole at Java K’s Coffeehouse. Two sessions per registered class, 1 time fee of $22 covers both sessions, materials & artists time. No experience required. Maximum of 6 per class, 4 openings still available. Call 336.545.2041 (3801 Lawndale Drive GSO)

March. 7. 7-11p.m. Dress for Mess 2009 Fundraiser at The Greensboro Cultural Center. Wear clothes that you wouldn’t mind getting messy! Hands on art stations with activites such as pottery, weaving, painting, and much more. Tickets are $25 and include one drink token and a cash bar will be open the entire evening, For more information or tickets 336.333.7485 or

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) 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. 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. 26. 6:30p.m. Cooking With Herbs & Spices Class at The Stocked Pot & Company Cooking School. 36 seats available. Cost: $44. For more info 336.499.5844 (381 Jonestown Road W-S)

Feb. 26. 5:30p.m. Go Red Wine Tasting! – Held at The Meridian to benefit the Start! Tanglewood Heart and Stroke Walk. Evening will feature hors d’oeuvres & wine from 5 of our premier wine vendors. Half of the $20 entrance fee is tax deductible as a charitable expense. For more information 336.722.8889 or visit (411 South Main Street W-S)

Feb. 27. 12p.m. Lunch & Learn Crepes Cooking Class at The Stocked Pot & Company Cooking School. Call today to learn new wraps to liven up your meal! 36 seats available, $22.50/ person. For more info 336.499.5844 or (381 Jonestown Road 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 continu-

ous 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)

March. 6. 7p.m. Singles Dance at Oriental Shrine Club. Variety of music for everyone. $10/ person. For more info 336.399.5901 or High Point Road GSO)


Feb. 26. 12p.m. Songs of the Soul at The Arts Council Theatre. A revue of African- American music from slave songs including jazz, blues & rap. Cost $8-$12. For more info 336.725.4531 or visit Coliseum Drive WS)

March. 3. 7:30p.m. UNCSA Jazz Ensemble at Thrust Theatre Performance Place. Ron Rudkin leads the student ensemble. $12/adults;$10/seniors and students. For more information 336.721.1945 or (1533 South Main Street W-S)

March. 5. 7:30p.m. Piedmont Wind Symphony ‘s – 8th Annual Peter F. Chapman Concerto Competition. Tickets are $12/$10/$5. For more info call 336.722.9328 (1834 Wake Forest Drive W-S)

March. 5. 4-8p.m. The Irish Tenors are bringing their melodic voices to Aycock Auditorium as part of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Tickets $28-$35 can be purchased at 336.334.4849

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 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

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

Shewmake Memorial Exhibition at the Artworks Gallery Artworks Gallery, located at 564 N. Trade Street in Winston-Salem, is presenting the “Ed Shewmake Memorial Exhibition”, showing paintings, prints, and sculpture from the late Ed Shewmake’s lifetime of work through Feb. 28. The image here is entitled “Yellow Woman”. Ed Shewmake was Professor of Art at Salem College from the 1950’s to the early 1980’s. He was Head of the Art Department at Salem College, teaching painting, printmaking, art history, and design. He was the first president of Associated Artists of Winston-Salem, a founding member of Artworks Gallery, Winston-Salem, and a member of the Tri- State Sculptors Association. He was 2000 Winston-Salem Artist of the Year with Mitzi Shewmake, sponsored by the Sawtooth Center for Visual Art. He exhibited in numerous regional shows and is in many private collections.