October 3-December 31. Saturdays. How People Make Things. How People Make Things,inspired by the factory tour segments from the Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood television series, takes complex processes and makes them understandable, relatable and fascinating to children. The Museum is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization and is located at 220 N Church Street in Greensboro, NC. For more information, visit www.gcmuseum.com or call 336-574-2898.
October 3. 10:00a.m..–October 4. 1:00p.m. High Point Museum. Fire Starting. Matches weren’t invented until the mid-1800s. Come find out how our early settlers started fires with flint and steel. All ages welcome. FREE. Drop-in. For more information on these events or exhibits call 885-1859 or visit www. highpointmusuem.org.
October 3. 11:00a..m. City Arts Greensboro. “The Creation Celebration.” The Creation Celebration is a free festival showcasing all the exciting programs that take place at City Arts everyday. Come take all kinds of free Dance classes, watch our best musicians play, help create the first ever City Arts Community Canvas, see previews of upcoming shows, check out artwork by Rock ‘n Roll legend Jerry Garcia, or you can just get your face painted! All for free. Contact Todd Fisher for more information at 336-373-2974.
October 7. 11:00a.m.-1:00p.m. The High Point Task Force of the Guilford County Coalition on Infant Mortality is sponsoring the fourth annual “Walking Out on Domestic Violence” event. This rain or shine event is a walk followed by a luncheon and program with speakers and displays of local service providers to raise awareness and support of survivors of domestic violence. Persons interested in participating in the walk should meet at the High Point Regional Hospital Emergency Room, 601 N. Elm Street. Contact Deborah Caesar at 845-6143 or Teresa McKeon at 336-883-0650 ext. 230.
October 8. 7pm. Lee Sandstead: “I’m Having an Art Attack” presented at the Weatherspoon Art Museum on the campus of UNCG. Admission is free for Weatherspoon Art Museum members and is $7 for non-members. Seating is limited. Call 336-334-5770 with any questions.
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.
food & drink
October 6. Krankies local market. Coffee Tasting. Master roasters from Krankies Coffee will share coffee samples brewed from their freshly roasted coffee beans. For more information and time, contact Mitchell Britt at 336-327-5078 or visit www.krankiescoffee.com
October 7, 9, 16, 23, 30. Sundance Bistro. Winston- Salem. The Reggie Buie Trio performs each Friday in October! No cover charge. Visit www.reggiebuie. com or call (336) 723-2911 for more information on the event.
October 6. Greene Street, Greensboro. “We Shot the Moon.” The Piano-heavy indie rock quartet is hitting the road in support of their new release, A SILVER LINING, an infectious sophomore LP out October 27 on Minneapolis-based label Afternoon Records. To read the full release and band bio, go to: http://www. msopr.com/?q=node/4918. For more information on WSTM or to hear music, go to: www.weshotthemoon. com andwww.myspace.com/weshotthemoon.
October 9. 8:00p.m. The Carolina Theatre. “I love a Piano” Using 64 of Irving Berlin’s enduring and popular favorites, this spectacular – featuring six performances and a live band – is a nostalgic journey spanning seven decades of US history and capturing the spirit of America from the Ragtime rhythms of the early 20th century through the swinging sophistication of the 1920s and 30s. Visit www.carolinatheatre.com for more information.
October 2. 5:30p.m.- 6:00p.m. Green Hill Center for NC Art. Modern dance performances choreographed by Jan Van Dyke and John Gamble of UNC-G and Lauren Kearns of Elon University Free and open to the public. Call 336-333-7460 for more information.
First and Third Saturdays. 7:30p.m. The Clarion Hotel. Greensboro. “Let’s Dance”. We are striving to give our Dance Family/Community more Local Dance Opportunities. Our Dance Family is growing by Leaps and Bounds! For more information contact www.letsdancetriad.com letsdancetriad@gmail .com 336-451-444.
October 6,7,8 7:00p.m. UNCG Theatre presents “Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches.” This Pulitzer prize and Tony Award winning epic is a social commentary on life, love, and loss.
Call 336-334-4849 or visit http://boxoffice.uncg.edu for advanced ticket sales and more information.
October 10. 10-11a.m. Theatre Alliance Winston Salem. Announcing auditions for the second half of its 2009-2010 season. 10-11a.m. is reserved for plays and muscial auditions will be held from 11:00a.m.- 1:00p.m. 1047 Northwest Boulevard, Winston-Salem. For more information call Jaime Lawson at 336-723- 7777 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
leagues & clubs
Every Tuesday: 6 p.m. The Twin City Cribbage Club meets at Polo Recreation Center. Ages 10-100 welcome, free play, dues upon membership, 9-games, tournament style & 2-player cribbage. For more information 336.887.9704 or www.TwinCityCribbageClub.com (1850 Polo Road W-S)
October 10. 8:00p.m. Greensboro Coliseum. Saturday night KO fights. Admission: $29.50, $39.50, $49.50. Courtside Seats & On Court Seats Available. Family 4 Paks $44.00 in Certain Sections For Groups Call (336) 373-2632. Visit ww.greensborocoliseum.com for more information.
October 2. 11:30p.m. The Carousel Luxury Cinemas. Inviteyour friends and make some of the best costumes imaginable. This willbe a wild, month-long party for horror fans that no one should miss!Five Scary Movies. Five Costume Contests. One $100 Cash Prize. Got abetter idea for your October?
October 3. 10:00a.m. Home Design Emporium. “Create a Signature Backsplash” Valerie Jeglinski, owner of Imagine Tile, will present design ideas for
creatinga signature backsplash in your home. We have wonderful selections oftile, stone, mosaics, glass and metal to spark your IMAGINEation. Call336.292.6774 or 336.617.0881 for more information.
October 3. 6:30p.m. The Empire Room. “The Fur Ball”. –The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA of theTriad) will host its annual Fur Ball to raise money to help homelessand helpless animals in Guilford County. Purchase tickets at www.triadfurball.com or contact Trisha Costello at (336) 272-9337 for tickets or additional sponsorship information.
October 3-4. 10:00a.m. Dan Nicolas Park. Salisbury.“Autumn Jubilee.” Spread out in this beautiful 450 acre park will beover 140 handcrafted crafters from throughout the southeast with theirquality handmade wares. Crafts will include woodcraft, framed prints,ceramics, folk art, fabric crafts, quilts, leathercraft, bird houses,home made soaps, quilts, baby items and many more beautiful crafts. Formore information contact Phyllis Cornelison or Andrea Baucom at 704-216 -7816 .
Third Thursdays of each Month from 7-8 pm
atthe Green Bean on South Elm St. in downtown Greensboro PFLAG Greensboroand GSAFE invite you to join YouthSAFE. YouthSAFE is a safe, welcoming,confidential social networking program for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual,Transgender, and Questioning youth in Guilford County. Teens, age 14-18, gather on the first and third Thursday evening each month to getto know and support each other, have fun and informally discuss topicsof interest to LGBTIQ youth
October 4. 4:00p.m. BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS LloydPresbyterian Church * Blessing of the Animals will be held on thegrounds of the church for all leashed and caged pets of all sizes. Rev.Laura Spangler will officiate. Light refreshments will be served. -open to the community. 748 N. Chestnut Street. For more information:336-765-6173 * vickis2@ triad.rr.com *