Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

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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) 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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March. 6. 12p.m. Lunch & Learn Breakfast Healthy Choices Class at The Stocked Pot & Company Cooking School. Chef Don’s favorites are easy to prepare, delicious & good for you. Come join as we prepare Omlette Supreme, Blueberry Cheese Blintzes, Banana Shake & Raisin Scones. 36 Seats available, at $22.50 a person. For more information call 336.499.5844 or visit www. (381 Jonestown Road W-S)

March. 7. 12p.m. New Belgium Beer Tasting at City Beverage. Come stop by and try the New Belgium beers. Fat Tire is finally here. Free! For more info call 336.722.2774 or visit (915 Burke Street W-S)

March. 7. 11a.m. Wineries Tour with Vintage Treks. Come join for a day of fun & wine education. Cost is $88, including transportation, lunch, wine tastings & tour guide. Reservations required. For more info call 336.408.42.59 or visit


March. 6. 7p.m. Singles Dance at Oriental Shrine Club. Variety of music for everyone. $10/ person. For more info 336.399.5901 or (5010 High Point Road GSO)

April. 30. 7-10p.m. “Wine-Dine with the Win-Win in ‘09” This premiere Black-tie-Gala funderaising event will include a silent/live auction of culinary themed items & art. Local chefs from Flemings Steakhouse, Berts Seafood, Sweet Basil’s, 223 South Elm, Ganache, Lucky 32 & Painted Plate who will provide tapas portion of food paired with appropriate wines.

$75 per person/$125 per couple. For more information call 336.230.1232 or visit (520 South Elm Street GSO)


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

March. 28. Western Guillford High School Band is sponsoring “An Evening of Live Jazz,” at West Market Street United Methodist Church. Doors open at 6:30p.m. & a spaghetti dinner will be served at 7p.m. Show will include Western Guilford’s Jazz Band, Gary Hasting’s Gate City Jazz Band, Nancy Pitikin & Brad Reaves. Tickets are $12/adults, $8/children. For more info call 336.316.5800 ext. 4515

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.


March. 12. 5:30p.m. Building Blocks Ballet at Kernersville Recreation Building. Bring your ballet slippers and learn basic steps to perform an outdoor/spring-themed performance in Harmon Park. $45 per child. For more info 336.996.3062 or (1385 South Park Drive KSV)

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.