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.

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April. 18. 5p.m. Boy Scout Troop 109 of Guilford College United Methodist Church is having its annual spaghetti dinner & silent auction. Auction winners will announced between 7 & 7:30p.m. Tickets are $6; $3 for children 6 and under. Contact Tim Zimmerschied at 336.337.5245 for more information & tickets. (1205 Fleming Road GSO)

April. 21. 8a.m.-9p.m. Piedmont Environmental Alliance to receive 5% of sales from Whole Foods. The mission of PEA is to facilitate environmental sustainability in the Piedmont community. For more info call 336.722.9233 (41 Millet Street W-S)

April. 22. Noon – 8p.m. Ben & Jerry’s FREE CONE DAY! Donations to habitat for humanity, live music/entertainment, & great free ice cream. 5836 Samet Drive H-P ; 336.841.2178 and 3332 W Friendly Ave GSO; 336.856.2178

April. 25. 12-4p.m. Deep Roots Market will host its 14th annual Taste Fair. Free event with live music, natural foods, samples of wellness products, face painting, and a dog wash. For more information call 336.292.9216 or (3728 Spring Garden St 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)

May. 16. 11a.m.-5p.m. The Greater Glenwood Neighborhood Association presents their 2nd Annual Glenfest! This multicultural festival will include live music, belly dancing, martial arts, tai chi, & yoga demonstrations. Event is free & open to the public. Corner of Grove & Glenwood.


June. 13. 2-9p.m. Third annual Jazz Fest International performs at Festval Park. Tickets $10 in advance at Coffee at the Summit (623 Summit Avenue) & $15 at the door. Visit

April. 14. 8:30p.m. Chris Velan w/Joshua Panda and The Murder Ballads live at The Garage. Tickets $7. For more information call 336.777.1127 or visit (110 West 7th Street W-S)

High Lonesome Strings Bluegrass Association has open bluegrass jams every Wednesday. The 1st, 3rd, & 5th Wednesday at the Cultural Arts Center (200 N.Davie St) in the rehearsal room from 7-10p.m. On the 2nd & 4th Wednesday at icoffee in Summerfield (intersection of 150 W & Lake Brandt Road) from 7-9p.m. For more information visit

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 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.


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.

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.

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

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April. 18. 1-5p.m. 5th Dimensional Lightbody Activation at Seed of Light Healing Center. With use of a crystal triangle, chakra stones, and affirmations, all of your chakras are connected by etheric strings of light to your heart chakra. You are surrounded with Love & Light. This process activates dormant DNA and raises your vibrational level. Price $22. Call 336.833.6932 (305 N. Edgeworth St Suite A GSO)

April 21. 3:30–5:30p.m. Billet Readings at Eclectic By Nature. You are invited to participate in this unique demonstration of spirit communication. The medium will select at random, a billet (slip of paper) from each person present. The medium will then communicate his intuitive message for that person, without knowing whose billet has been selected. The person who submitted the billet is then identified, and additional spirit messages are given to that person. The demonstration continues with the medium tuning into your written question on the billet, (without the medium reading it), and sharing with you, spirit’s response. Please call ahead to reserve your seat. Space is limited to 20 at tendees.

$5 per person. (408 State Street GSO)


April. 26. Paper Lantern Theatre will hold audtions for Dead Man’s Cell Phone by Sarah Ruhi on April 25 with call backs. Performance dates are July 17-26 with rehearsals starting mid June. Auditions will be held by appoinment at Altair Casting and Production Services in Winston-Salem. Please call 336.721.1310

July. 6-17. Actors workshop at the Broach Theatre in downtown Greensboro. A training ground for actors will be holding their 15th exciting season of Summer Theatre Cam for ages 8-12. For more information or to register call 336.294.9902 or 336.707.7394

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. You may want to attend if God has gifted you in the arts, you are intersted in learning more about acting, dance, and some vocal, if you are intersted in perfoming live on stage, if you are any where in ages from 9 to 99, if you would like the meet and establish new friends, or if you see the need to help volunteer in some capacity. Register @ the Windsor Recreation Center Today! For more information, contact Charlene Duncan @ 336.681.8980 (leave message) Seating is Limited!


Wednesdays. SciWorks. “Science Storybook.” Gather around as we read a popular children’s book and then make a craft based on the story. Science Storybook takes place each Wednesday at SciWorks. Designed for preschoolers. We request that children be accompanied by adult guardian. Free with paid museum admission. 400 West Hanes Mill Road. For more information: 336.767.6730.

SciWorks environmental park tours. Meet at SciWorks barn for a tour through our Environmental Park. You’ll learn about wildlife, their habitats, and other unique characteristics. And, we’ll compare them to the domesticated animals in our barnyard. This event takes place each Mon, Wed, Fri, and Saturday at Sci- Works. Free with paid museum admission.  400 West Hanes Mill Road. 336.767.6730.


Saturdays and Sundays. Hiking, kayaking, and socializing with the Piedmont Hiking and Outing Club. A volunteer nonprofit group having a good time in the Triad area, since 1982. For more information check out

Join Out Burlington at the Country Club Lanes West and bowl the night away on Wednesday Nights. It’s GLBT Night Out. Starts at 6p.m. For more info call Eddie @ 336.350.0240 or email us at: or call Country Club Lanes at 336.524.9990.