Calendar of Events
Calendar of Events
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May. 16. 10a.m. – 5p.m. Art Alliance Pottery workshop. Come work with clay artist Amy Sanders to create texture, stamps, & lines in soft clay slabs, creating a small quilted wallpiece. For more information call 336.373.2725 or visit www.artalliancegso.com Cost $75. (200 N. Davie St GSO)
June. 18. 5:30-7:30p.m. Opening Reception Theatre Art Galleries. High Point Fine Arts Guild, Silver Arts, High Point Glas Company, and Triad Area Elementary Schools. Visit www.tagart.org for more information. (220 E. Commerce Ave HP)
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 www.nancybulluck.com. 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 (www.brushfirestudios.org) at The Art House For schedules, supply list, fee and registration contact Jack at 336-375-7568 or firstname.lastname@example.org. (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. nancybulluck.com. 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 lyndonstreet.com 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)
May. 17. 1-5p.m. Greensboro Beautiful presents Parisian Promenade, in Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden. Event is free and highlights nature and artistry at its finest. Live music, children’s area and local vendors. For more information visit www.greensborobeautiful.org (1105 Hobbs Rd 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.
May. 30. Noon-6p.m. 9th Annual North Carolina Wine Festival at Tanglewood Park. The largest wine festival in North Carolina, including tasting from over 30 wineries, arts and displays, local food vendors and The Chairman of the Board. For more info call Julie at 336.733.5836 or visit www.ncwinefestival.com
May. 31. 2-5p.m. Come kick off the Summer at Our First Sunday Event! Sundays in the Park. Afternoon of activites w/the United Arts Council, and live music. For more information visit www.centercitypark.org (200 N. Elm St GSO)
May. 16. 8p.m. Ziggy Rock presents Corey Smith LIVE at the Millennium Center with special guest Tyler Reese. Tickets are $15/ advance, $20/door. All ages welcome. For more information visit www.ziggyrock.net
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 www.triadyouthjazzsociety.com for more information.
June. 20. 8p.m. Absolute 80’s LIVE at the Millennium Center. Tickets are $10/advance, $12/door. All ages welcome. For more information visit www.ziggyrock.net
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 www.highlonesomestrings.org
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 www.goldentriadchorus.org. 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. aroundthepiedmonttriad.com/gsofestivals.
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 www.uncg.edu/mus
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.
May. 15. 8p.m, Piedmont Triad Singles Dance at George K’s. DJ playing 70’s/80’s, beach music, top 40, swing music. Cash bar, door prizes, dress to impress. Cost $12. Visit www.piedmonttriadsingles.com (2108 Cedar Fork Drive GSO)
May. 23. 6-10p.m. Carolina First Annual Dance Crew Battle Preliminary Round. Hosted by B.I.C. Li, music by DJ Masta Rik, appearances by General Justice & Carlette Ewell. To enter email email@example.com or call 336.575.0157 (849 Sharpe Rd BLG)
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. www.studio318.biz
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, firstname.lastname@example.org www.artsofyoga.com
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
Every Friday. 2-6p.m. Tarot Readings with Lee Ann at the Seed of Light Healing Center. Readings are $1/per minute w/a 15 minute minimum. Contact Lee Ann directly at 336.508.4394 or email email@example.com (305 N. Edgeworth St Suite A GSO)
Fly by Night Theatre Compant Presents – Something Strange: 7 New Works. May 28- 30 at 8p.m. and May 31 2p.m., at Greensboro Cultural Center. Gerneral Admission tickets $10, Students $5. (200 N. Davie St GSO)
June. 18. 5:30p.m. – 7:30p.m. Opening Reception at Theatre Art Galleries. High Point Fine Arts Guild, High Point Class Company, Silver Arts, Triad Elementary Schools. For more information www.tagart.org
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 Out-reach 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