Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

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March. 27. 6-8p.m. Gateway Gallery to present “One Connect.” Show will feature work by area painter Liz Simmons, an area painter and photographer, and Sharon Robinson, a potter and member of the Artists of Gateway Studios. The Enrichment Center Percussion Ensemble will perform during the reception. For more information call 336.777.0076 ext. 238 (1006 South Marshall Street W-S)

April. 1. Tate Street Coffee is kicking off their annual Community Coffee Art Show. Event is free and open to all creative and caffeninated customers. Coffee is the theme and must be a part of the submissionm whether through medium or subject matter. All submissions must be ready to hung and are due by April 1. For more information, please call 336.275.2754 (334 Tate Street GSO)

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)

food & drink.

March. 26. 11a.m. Outback Steakhouse is helping the Make-A-Wish Foundation. For a donation of $20 you can enjoy a full lunch from a special menu, including appetizer, salad, choice of entree and a drink. Dine in or carry our. The proceeds benefit the Make-A-Benefit Foundation.For more information call 336.403.1964 or visit (Hanes Mall Blvd W-S)

March. 26. 6:30p.m. Versatile Chicken Dishes Cooking Class at The Stocked Pot. Come join Chef Don to learn recipes. 16 seats available at $44 per person. For more information call 336.499.5844 (381 Jonestown Road W-S)


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)


April. 1. 6p.m. Perpetual Groove with special guests Sons of Bill at Corpening Plaza. Tickets are $15. For more information visit www. (100 North First Street W-S)

April. 4. 6:30-9:30p.m. Renowned Jazz Saxophonist Ralph Bowen will perform at Tate Street Coffee House. This event is free but space is limited. Bowen has recorded four albums with Bluenote and has toured with jazz giants including pianists Horace Silver and Michel Camilo. For more information, please call 336.275.2754 (334 Tate Street GSO)

April. 4. 8:00p.m. Stanley Jordan’s Trio – Live at High Point Theatre, TIckets are $25 orchestra, $20 balcony, and available though (200 East Commerce Street HP)

April. 11. 7-10p.m. Lyn Koonce will be perform orginal and covers at Winestyles, located in the Shoppes at Friendly, for Fine Wine Fridays. For more information call 336.299.4505 or visit www. (3326 West Friendly Avenue GSO)

Thursdays. 6-9:00p.m. Live acoustic music, featuring Keith Burkhat & Tom Rucker, at Salsarita’s. Beer specials, excellent margaritas and more. Free chips and salsa. For more info call 336.632.8877 (1602 Highwoods Blvd 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 Kerners-

ville 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.


Mondays. 7-8p.m. – 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 opportunites for the more advance. $38 for 8 weeks. Ongoing. Also 8:15-9p.m. Choreography. Learn routines and the use of more props such as sword, cane, drum, candles, tambourine and more. Perform in a troupe for the public. $30 for 8 weeks. Ongoing. Call 336.379.1712 or 336.455.5977

Tuesday nights contra dance with Fiddle & Bow Country Dancers in the Dancers at the Vintage Theatre. Beginner lesson at 7:30p.m., dance from 8-10:30. no partner needed. Cost $7. For more information call 336.272.3245 (7 Vintage Avenue 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 (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.

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.

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.

March. 28. 10:00a.m. Healing Arst Day at Greensboro Cultural Center. Natural Health Practitioners for Naturopathy, Acupuncture, Homeopathy, Aromatherapy, Massage, Reiki,Reflexology, Detox, Nutrition, Supplements, Natural Weight Loss, Intuitives, Aura Photos, Meditation and more. Free! For more information 336.333.1682 (200 North Davis Street GSO)

Reiki I Certification. March 19, 26, & April 2nd 6:30-8:30p.m.Learn how to use the Japanese Reiki touch therapy technique to nurture your body, mind, and spirit, improve health and wellness, and relieve stress! Treat yourself, family, friends, and animals! This class includes a Certification for Reiki I following Usui tradition, information about the history of Reiki, multiple attunements, chakra information, meditation techniques, and a personal manual for you to keep! Read more at and call Christina Allen 336-420-2398 to register now!


March. 29. 2:00p.m. and March. 30. 7:00p.m. Auditions will be held on Sunday, at the HPCT rehearsal space at the Enterprise Center, 305 North Main Street, High Point. Park and enter from the rear parking lot off of English Street. The HPCT space is on the 3rd floor. Join Pastor Oglethorpe of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church in Mount Pleasant, North Carolina, as he welcomes the singing Sanders family for a night of