every day something cool.
Experience Hendrix 2012 Tribute Tour War Memorial Auditorium; Greensboro Coliseum Complex; 1921 W. Lee St., Greensboro; 336.373.7474; www.greensborocoliseum.com; 8 p.m. – 11 p.m.; $39+
Celebrate the music and legacy of Jimi Hendrix with the concert event of the year featuring Billy Cox of the Band Of Gypsys and Jimi Hendrix Experience, Buddy Guy, Jonny Lang, Robert Randolph, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Dweezil Zappa, Brad Whitford of Aerosmith, Chris Layton of Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble and the Slide Brothers, and Mato from Indigenous together on one stage. Need we say more?
Wed., Feb 29
Rosetta C. Baldwin Museum Presentation High Point Public Library; 901 N. Main St., High Point; 336.883.8512; www. highpointlibrary.com; 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.; FREE
In this presentation by Julius Clark, you will learn about the unique contributions Rosetta C Baldwin and other influential African Americans have made to the High Point community and the world.
Thur., Mar 1
Environmental Film: The Greening of Southie Temple Emanuel; 201 Oakwood Dr., Winston-Salem; 201.638.1640; 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.; FREE
The Greening of Southie is a film about Boston’s first LEEDcertified residential green building, and the people who made it possible. Come learn more about green building and energy efficiency. The evening will include the viewing of the film about green building with speakers Gary Silverstein, Gus Preschle, and Matthew Rodda.
Fri., Mar 2
Live Painting Demonstrations Bliss & Co. Downtown Salon; 238 S Elm St., Greensboro; 336.373.0299; www. blissandcompanydowntown.com; 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.; FREE
Greensboro artists, Charlotte and Erik Ström will be doing live painting demonstrations throughout the evening. Their artwork is available in a variety of sizes, prices, styles and subject matters. Live music will be performed by Marcus Horth, and light refreshments will be served.
Sat., Mar 3
Carolina Cheetahs “Battle of the Cats” Greensboro College; 815 W. Market St., Greensboro; www. carolinacheetahs.com; 7:30 p.m.; $5
Don’t miss the Carolina Cheetahs final regular season game against their sister Carolina CATS team, the Carolina Jaguars. Come out and support your local professional team for fun and friendly entertainment for the entire family.
Sun., Mar 4
Oliver! High Point Theatre; 220 E. Commerce Ave., High Point; 336.882.2542; www. highpointtheatre.com; 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.; $18/ advance, $20/door
High Point Community Theatre is proud to bring the Tony Award winning musical to High Point. Based on the novel Oliver Twist, the musical brings Dickens’ London, with all of its colorful characters, enchantingly to life. Musical numbers include the rousing “Food, Glorious Food,” “I’d Do Anything” and “Consider Yourself,” among others. Oliver! is a true classic for the whole family.
Mon., Mar 5
She-Roes: Betti Pettinati-Longinotti Exhibit Salem Academy & College; 601 S. Church St., Winston-Salem; 336.917.5313; www. salem.edu; 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.; FREE
Embracing the mission of the Guerilla Girls, a feminist art group fighting for the rights of women artists, past and present, this work seeks to celebrate the contributions of these “she-roes.”
This exhibit explores mediums from paintings with oils to compositions in glass.
Tues., Mar 6
Ping Fu: Rising to the Challenge Shirley Recital Hall, Salem Fine Arts Center; 601 S. Church St., Winston-Salem; 336.917.5493; www. salem.edu; 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.; FREE
Growing up in China during the Cultural Revolution of the 1960s and 1970s, Ping Fu watched soldiers murder two of her teachers, lost her parents to re-education campus and suffered abuse for trying to rescue her sister from drowning. She was imprisoned during college for her research into China’s history of infanticide. After being deported she made her way to the United States. She is now creator and CEO of Geomagic, a 3-D software company based in North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park.
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