Ten Things to Do for Free in the Triad, Feb. 4-10
You workhard all week and here at YES! Weekly weknow that you want to spend your free time getting out there and enjoying theTriad without spending a lot of dough. So we pillaged the interwebs to find 10free things in the Triad that you can go do starting today. If you hit up anyof these events, take some pics, and tag YES!Weekly when you post them on social media; you might win a prize just for tagging us courtesy of YES! Weekly.
ThursdayFeb. 5, 2015
1.Your Garden in Winter
Where: Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden,215 South Main St., Kernersville, N.C. 27284
More: Learn what about your garden in thewinter from by AdrienneRoethling, PJCBG’s Garden Curator. Bring your lunch. The Garden will providedrinks. Reservations required. Please call 336-996-7888 to reserve your seat orregister online at cienerbotanicalgarden.org.
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Temple Emanuel,201 Oakwood Drive, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27103
More: The film will be ARiver of Waste: The Hazardous Truth About Factory Farms.
FridayFeb. 6, 2015
3. Cline Observatory Open House
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Guilford College’s Cline Observatory,
5800 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro,N.C. 27410
More: Come learn about Pluto and the New Horizonsspacecraft when Guilford College’s Cline Observatory hosts an open housefeaturing a full-dome video and a multimedia presentation.
4.First Friday atGreenhill
When: 6-9 p.m.
Where: Greenhill,200 N. Davie St., Greensboro, N.C. 27401
More: Enjoy the current exhibition Fritz Janschka’s Portrait Museum andSelf-Portraits by NC Artists and live music by Will Ridenour.
5.The Black and WhiteShow
When: All day
Where: Artworks Gallery,564 N. Trade St., Winston-Salem, N.C. 27101
More: The exhibit is an exciting display of the expressiveness ofart within the limitations of Black & White and the inventive ways artistsexplore its possibilities featuring the art of Ben Perini.
Saturday Feb. 7, 2015
6.Art ExhibitionFeaturing Jody Servon
When: All day
Where: Greensboro College,815 W. Market St., Greensboro, N.C. 27401
More: North Carolina artist Jody Servon will debut “Seen, Heard,and Remembered,” a new work created with Greensboro College students. Servonborrowed books from the campus library, selected images for students to studyand asked students to write what they saw in the images. Both the library booksand student writings will be on display. Jody Servon’s art projects includeinstallations, drawings, photographs, sculptures, video and social experiments.
When: 2:30 p.m.
Where: Foothills Brewing,638 W. Fourth St., Winston-Salem, N.C. 27101
More: Spend an afternoon educating you and your friends on thesubtle nuances of craft beer brewing, take a tour of our brewery and for the final exam,taste several of the results. Registration is required.
8.Susie’s Hope MovieMatinee
When: 2 p.m.
Where: High Point Public Library,901 N. Main St., High Point, N.C. 27261
More: The High Point Public Library will be showing a specialmatinee screening of the film Susie’sHope where both Susie and Donna will be on hand to introduce the movie thattells of their life story.
9. 2nd Annual Montford Point MarineChapter 38 Gospel Festival
When: 5 p.m.
Where: Mebane Arts & Community Center,622 Corregidor St., Mebane, N.C. 27302
More: Guest choirs are Pastor Mark Webb & Family WorshipCenter Praise Team, Heavenly Angels, Legendary Silver Stars, The Cates Family,Sensational Royal Lights and Jennifer Paul. For more information contact (336)512-3606 or email mpmaNCTriadTriangle@yahoo.com.
TuesdayFeb. 3, 2015
When: 9 p.m.
Where: Blue Bourbon Jacks,1310 N. Main St., High Point, N.C. 27262
More: Liverpool, is The Carolina’s Beatles Experience based out ofRaleigh who has played for crowds up to 14,000. Liverpool provides the authenticity of theBeatles sound by adding the much needed keyboard effects such as piano, organ,symphony strings, harpsichord, accordion, clavinet and brass horns.