by Jordan Green

Fundraising. Holiday crafts. Teatime. There’s an array of offerings in the arts this week.

The United Arts Council of Greensboro announces highlights of its 2012 fundraising campaign and goals for the 2013 campaign at a breakfast at Triad Stage on Thursday at 8 a.m.

The Children’s Museum of Winston- Salem hosts a mini-gingerbreadhouse workshop on Saturday from 1 to 2 p.m.

The Greensboro Historical Museum hosts a holiday-inspired trunk show and demonstration by Celtic pottery ceramists Janet Gaddy and Timothy Moran on Saturday from 2 to 5 p.m.

Joseph Bathanti, North Carolina’s new poet laureate, reads and signs copies of his books at Barnes & Noble in the Friendly Center as part of a benefit for Reading Connections on Saturday from 5 to 6 p.m.

The Green Hill Center for NC Art in Greensboro holds its Collector’s Choice holiday fundraiser, which kicks off the Winter Show, on Saturday from 7 to 11 p.m. Visit greenhillcenter. org or call 336.333.7460 for more information. The Winter Show opens to the public on Dec. 2 from 2 to 5 p.m. The show features more than 400 works by upwards of 106 artists.

Reynolda House Museum of American Art in Winston-Salem hosts a handmade holiday card workshop for families with children on Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. Reservations are required. Call 336.758.5599. Also on Dec. 2 at 2 p.m., the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art hosts tea prior to Curator Steven Matijcio’s tour of the Vibha Galhotra: Metropia and Frank Selby: Misunderstandings exhibits on Dec. at 2 pm. Contact SECCA in advance for ticket prices by visiting, calling 336.725.1904 or e- mailing


Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey remains on display at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, located at 2250 Reynolda Road in Winston- Salem, through Jan. 13. Visit or call 336.758.5150.