October 25. 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Yew Tree Gallery. “Watching You” By: Sue Moser Boggs. If you’ve seen Sue Boggs’ watercolor batik paintings at Yew Tree Gallery and wondered “How’s she do that?” now is the time to find out! And it’s a great opportunity to meet Sue. Cost $15.00. Refreshments will be served. To register, contact Frances Baker at 336-295-7018 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 25, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, October 26, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. High Point Museum. Blacksmithing Demonstration in the Historical Park come watch our costumed blacksmith in action as he crafts various iron pieces. All ages welcome. FREE. Drop-in. For more information on these events or exhibits call 885-1859 or visit www.highpointmusuem.org.
October 25th. 3:00p.m. Greensboro premiere of “Moving Midway”. Raleigh native Godfrey Cheshire’s documentary film about the move of his family’s eastern Wake County plantation home and the extraordinary emotional journey that ensued Free Admission **Auditorium of the Greensboro Historical Museum. 130 Summit Avenue, Greensboro, N.C. 27401 Phone 336.373.2043
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)
DADA center for the Arts. Apercu gallery Winston- Salem. Showing Amelia Earhart: Drawing from History… Please call or email for more information. 503-888-5930, email@example.com.
food & drink
October 23. 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Oktoberfest Beer & Wine Tasting! Earth Fare’s Community Room. 2965 Battleground Ave. Greensboro. For more information contact Earth Fare, (336) 369-0190.
Oct 22. 7:30 p.m. Celtic Woman comes to Greensboro on her “Isle of Hope” tour. The event will be held at the Greensboro’s War Memorial Auditorium. Tickets may be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com, by phone at (800) 745-3000 or at the Greensboro Coliseum box office. Visit www.celticwoman.com for more information.
October 23. 8:00 p.m. Eric Benet. Historic Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene Street, Greensboro. Tickets are also available at the door one hour prior to show times, pending availability. Additional show details are available online.
October 24. 7:30 p.m. A New Hallelujah Tour featuring Michael W. Smith with Matt Maher, Phil Stacey and Meredith Andrews. Joel Coliseum Theatre. 2825 University Parkway, Winston-Salem. VIP $89.00. Golden Circle $44.00, $26.50, $21.50. Group Sales. $5.00 discount for 15 or more 2 free tickets. Call 725-5635 Ext. 411 to place group orders. Day of, ticket prices increase $5.00 per ticket.
October 25.12 p.m. Carolina Rocktoberfest. Ace Speedway in Elon. In addition to the musical performances by American Idol’s Bo Bice and Southern rock legend Blackfoot, the event will feature a Kid’s Carnival, The Great Ace Speedway Chili Cook-Off, free camping, $2 Buds and lots more. Fans will be able to camp out from Saturday night until Monday morning. Tickets $10-$25. For more information and to purchase book it! email firstname.lastname@example.org
tickets visit http://www.acespeedway.com or call (336) 585-1200. Kids 5 and under are FREE!
October 27. Bar 40. 4830 Koger Ave next to Carmike
18. Greensboro sports bar and nightclub, Bar 40, presents Guilty County! Local rap group Guilty County will be headlining a performance with Liquid Sun, Raw English, and Kotix. $7 dollar admittance with drink specials throughout the night. Don’t miss your chance to show some love for a local favorite in their premiere headlining show. For more information contact Steven Cooke at 775-7412 or manager@ od1management.com.
October 27. 7:30 p.m. Renowned clarinetist and University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) faculty artist Alexander Fiterstein will make his Watson Hall recital debut on the UNCSA campus, 1533 South Main St., Winston-Salem. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Call the UNCSA Box Office at 336-721-1945 or visit www.uncsa.edu/performances to purchase tickets online.
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
Wednesdays: Tunes @ Noon. Bring your lunch to Center City Park Wednesdays from 12-1:30 and listen to these local musicians: Wickerbach–formerly ABCND (7/29). Clay and Benjy (8/5). Kris Ferris (8/12). Donna Hughes (8/26)
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.
Fridays in October. 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. The Reggie Buie Trio performs at the Sundance Plaza Hotel and Spa. 3050 University Plaza, Winston-Salem. There is no cover.
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)
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.
October 24. 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Family Fall Dance Jam. Bur Mil Park’s Clubhouse in Greensboro. All proceeds benefit the American Heart Association. For tickets, call 336-662-1364 or visit www.heart.org/ falldancejam/greensboro.
Oct 21, then every other Wednesday. 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Emotional Tranquility. Center for Holistic Healing. High Point. Cost $10..00 per session. For more information call 336-841-4307 or visit www. center4holistichealing.com.
October 25. 7:00 am- Midnight. LIFE BLISS NC – Kalpatari Meditation Workshop. Lawrence Joel Coliseum Education Building. 300 Deacon Blvd, Winston Salem. (Parking through Gate #5 on the Midway). Paramahamsa Nithyananda(Swamiji) will be giving a discourse, conducting a Meditation and giving the Darshan. For more information and preregistration visit www.yogam4you.org or call1-866- 888-8541.
October 27 and continuing for 6 weeks. 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Prenatal Yoga. Center for Holistic Healing. High Point. The practice of yoga helps prepare a woman for labor, birth and motherhood. Yoga also provides relaxation and relief from the physical, mental and emotional challenges of being pregnant. Open to woman in the 2nd and 3rd trimester. Doctor approval is required. For more information call 336- 841-4307 or visit www.center4holistichealing.com.
October 23 – 24 Charlotte Dance Festival. McGlohon Theatre at Spirit Square in Uptown Charlotte . “FACETTES OF THE I” (solo) For more information/ tickets, etc: visit http://www.charlottedancefestival. org/dancecharlotte.html. Dance Charlotte! is a repertory concert that consists of highly talented and innovative local and national emerging choreographers and companies.
October 23-31. 8:00p.m. Theatre Alliance, Winston-Salem. “Rent” The Triad Premiere of the full-length, uncut, Broadway smash! Tony- and Pulitzer Prize-Winner! Please contact Jaime Lawson at email@example.com for more information.
Oct. 23-November 8. Mamet’s Oleanna. Triad Stage at The Pyrle Theater, located at 232 South Elm Street in downtown Greensboro. Topurchase tickets or for performance information on Oleanna, call theTriad Stage Box Office at 336.272.0160 or toll-free at 866.579.TIXX(8499), or visit www.triadstage.org.
kids & teens
October 26-31. Fright Light Laser Show. Natural Science Center of Greensboro. Visitwww.natsci. org to view the OmniSphere show schedule, or call RoxannaBurkhart at (336) 288-3769 ext. 322 for more information.
Third Thursdays. 7p.m.: YouthSAFE. YouthSAFEis a safe, welcoming, confidential social networking program forLesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning youth in GuilfordCounty. Teens, age 14 -18, gather on the first and third Thursdayevening each month to get to know and support each other, have fun andinformally discuss topics of interest to LGBTIQ youth.
leagues & clubs
Tuesdays – Thursdays: 7p.m.- 2a.m. Series 7 Poker League at Zion. Lots of fun and great food. Call Zion bar & grill for more info 336. 834.1899 (5601 Roanne Way GSO)
Every Tuesday: 6 p.m. The Twin City Cribbage Club meets atPolo Recreation Center. Ages 10-100 welcome, free play, dues uponmembership, 9-games, tournament style & 2-player cribbage. For moreinformation 336.887.9704 or www.TwinCityCribbageClub.com (1850 PoloRoad W-S)
October 25. 1:00 p.m. Northwest Midget Pop Warner Football League CheerleadingCompetition. Joel Coliseum, Winston Salem. $10.00 ages 16 and older;$3.00 ages 6-15; Free ages 5 and under at the door. Free Parking . Formore information contact: Carletta Rice at 765-4236 (Work) or 918-4826(Home).
Sundays. 4:00p.m. Grimsley High School. Pick Up Tennis. Email MaryJean.McKinnon@gmail.com to be added to the YP Tennis List Serve
October 15, 22 & 29. 7:30 p.m. Sex, Miracles, Jesus and the Jews. Temple Emanuel on Oakwood Dr. in Winston-Salem. JoinRabbi Mark Strauss-Cohn for “A Taste of Judaism” — three, one-hourpresentations that are open to the public on Thursday evenings. Eachpresentation will be followed by a half-hour social. Free, butdonations accepted. If you plan to attend, please register by callingthe Temple at 722- 6640 or sending a note to templeemanuel1@triad. rr.com.
October.21. 10:00 a.m.-3.00 p.m. 4th Annual Chocolate Festival to benefit TheSusan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, North Carolina TriadAffiliate. Eisenberg Social Hall, lower level of the Hanes StudentCommons on the UNCSA campus, 1533 South Main St., Winston-Salem.October 23. 12:00: p.m. – THE IMMIGRANT EXPERI- ENCE 301 West 4th Street. For more information: 336-722-0340 * firstname.lastname@example.org * www. associatedartists.org
October 23-25. NC Woodturning Symposium. Special Events Center. 1921 West Lee Street, Greensboro. (10/23)1:00 pm-7:00 pm, (10/24) 8:00 am-11:00 pm, (10/25) 8:00 am-4:00 pm. For more information visit www.greensborocoliseum.com or call the Greensboro Coliseum American Express Event Hotline at (336) 373-7474.
October23. 7:00 pm. HORIZONS’ GALA EVENING with CHRIS MURRELL Honoring itsFounding Members. Wake Forest University Bridger Field House. Itwill be an evening of tribute, remembering, celebration, and discoveryabout those for whom we care! Individual tickets or a table of eightare available by calling 336-767-2411 or by visiting the website athorizonscenter.org
October23. 7:00 p.m.-11:00pm. The Fiddle & Bow Society will host afundraiser for Blessings Project Foundation. 823 Reynolda/Blessings,Winston-Salem. For more information contact amy@ blessingsproject.org call 336-724-9393.
October 23. Midnight. “Pieces” . Carousel Cinema, Greensboro. Thisridiculous knock-off of “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre” will have youlaughing in, well, pieces. For more information, contact Joe Scott at(336) 662-5691 or visit www.CarouselCinemas.com.
October 24. 12:00 p.m. Lindley Look 5K and Block Party. Lindley Elementary School. Greensboro. For more information visit www.lindleyloop.com or www. hopechapelgreensboro.org.
October 24. 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Free Services Day at The Heart Center. Reservationsadvisable and honored first, walk-ins welcome. Sign up for a session atthe Jamestown Health Fair on Oct. 17th or call to set up yourappointment today! Call 336-558-7007 for more information.
October 25. 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Temple Emanuel’s Community Jewish Festival. 1129 Jefferson Road in Greensboro. Ticketsare $25 each or 5 for $100 and may be purchased in advance at theTemple, The Diamond Gallery, 2811 Battleground Ave. in Greensboro, orby visiting www.tegreensboro.org. Tickets may also be purchased during the Festival.
October25. 3:00 p.m. Greensboro remiere of “Moving Midway”. Auditorium of theGreensboro Historical Museum. 130 Summit Avenue, Greensboro. Comewatch Raleigh native Godfrey Cheshire’s documentary film about the moveof his family’s eastern Wake County plantation home and theextraordinary emotional journey that ensued. Free Admission. For moreinformation call 336.373.2043.
October26 &27. 9:00 am.- 12:00 p.m. High Point Tutor Training. MillisHealth Education Center 600 N. Elm Street, High Point. To register for training, or for more information, call the High Point office at 404- 3474, or e-mail email@example.com.