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November 3-25. The Randolph Arts Guild is proud to announce the opening reception of its upcoming Holiday Gift Show – A COOL YULE. This show will feature amazing work from local artists. Items will be on display in a variety of styles and media. Most importantly, all works will be for sale. The Randolph Arts Guild is “Your window to the arts in Randolph County” providing classes, workshops, exhibitions and much, much, more. For more information about the exhibition please call 336-629-0399, or email arts@ asheboro.com.

November 3-28. Reception November 6, 7. 7:00- 10:00 p.m. Mary Beth Blackwell-Chapman, Nelida Flatow exhibit. Artworks Gallery, Inc. 564 North Trade Street, Winston-Salem. A two-person exhibit of clay animal sculptures by Mary Beth Blackwell- Chapman, and drawings and paintings by Nelida Otero Flatow. For more information contact Alix Hitchcock at 998-2623.

November 14. CALLING LOCAL ARTISANS to participate in the Shop Local Fair sponsored by Eclectic By Nature. Looking for vendors that are local or in surrounding Triad area. Merchandise must be made by vendors, and can be crafts of any sort or food. $25 per table. For more info, contact Anna @ 688.3870 or Tavane @ 373.0733.

Mondays & Thursdays: 6:30-9:00 p.m. Oil and Acrylic.

Join us in a 6-week adventure in learning to see your world in a deeper and more active way through painting. Please see details and schedule at www. brushfirestudios.org, or call Jack at 336-375-7568.

Mondays: 7-9p.m. Painting classes (Watercolor,Oil, Acrylic). Red Door Studio/Gallery www.nancybulluck.com.Call for hours. 336.288.5415 (3631 Redfield Drive GSO).

Tuesdays: 9:30-noon and 6:30-9p.m. Painting classes (all media) Red Door Studio/Gallery (3631 Redfield Drive GSO) www.nancybulluck.com. Call for hours. 336.288.5415

First Fridays: Lyndon Street Artworks and Artworks Collective Gallery 205 Lyndon St., Greensboro, 336.370.0025, Mon-Sat, 9-5 p.m. Join us on the First Friday of every month from 6-9 p.m. during our extended hours, and keep an eye out for a variety of other special events going on at Lyndon Street Artworks. (July 3)

Sundays: 1-6 p.m. Mad Platter Sundays. Bring your entire family for discounts and lots of pottery painting fun. 336.540.9823 (2921-A Battleground Ave. GSO)

Sat., Nov. 14, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Shop Local Street Fair sponsored by Eclectic By Nature and YES! Weekly. Event will feature home-made art, clothes, food and music by many local artisans. For more info about the event or becoming a vendor, contact Anna @ 688.3870 or Tavane @ 373.0733. The Street Fair will take place at 402 State Street in Greensboro. Come support our local economy and see the exciting changes on State Street!

November 17. 3:00 p.m. HYPERSCORE WORK-

SHOP. Center for Design Innovation. Winston Tower, Suite 2105, 301 N Main St., Winston-Salem. Create your own music and new istrument sounds with Hyperscore. Coaches will be on hand to help you get started Free. For more information call 336-727- 4310, e-mail info@CenterforDesignInnovation.org or visit CenterforDesignInnovation.org.

November 17-22. Six Days in November. Winston- Salem celebrates its heritage as North Carolina’s center of crafts and art. Experience great performances in music, theatre and dance; living history at Old Salem and in architectural tours. For a complete schedule, visit www.intothearts.org .

November 19, 20, 21. 7:00-11:00 p.m. This year’s Winston-Salem Light Project will project up to 100 images onto the Fourth Street side of the Pepper Building during a 15-20-minute cycle. The images, which will be designed and implemented by lighting students in the UNCSA School of Design and Production, will focus on depletion of the world’s resources, the environment and sustainability. This event is free and open to the public. Parking is available on the street or in surrounding parking decks. For more information call 919-619-9027.

food & drink

November 14. 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Meet, Greet And Drink With Laura Jaffe Of Sombras del Sol Winery in Chile. Wine Merchants Gourmet 1901-B Mooney St., Winston-Salem. Just $1 (includes a tasting glass you can keep) or No Charge for BYOGlass. Drop in and let Laura tell you about the region, the wine culture, and taste you through these wonderful wines. For more information call 336-765-8175, e-mail info@winemerchantsgourmet.com or visit www. winemerchantsgourmet.com.

November 17. 6:00-7:30 p.m. A PASSION FOR PI-

NOT EXTRAVAGANZA. Wine Merchants Gourmet. 1901-B Mooney St., Winston-Salem. No Reservations Required. Just $10. For more information call 336-765-8175, e-mail info@winemerchantsgourmet. com or visit www.winemerchantsgourmet.com.

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music

November 12. 7:00 p.m. DAUGHTRY “LEAVE THIS TOWN TOUR” at the Greensboro Coliseum. Admission: $39.50. Tickets are on sale now! Tickets are available at the Coliseum Box Office and www. ticketmaster.com. To charge by phone with American Express, or another credit card, call (800) 745-3000. For event information, call the Greensboro Coliseum American Express Event Hotline at (336) 373-7474, or visit www.greensborocoliseum.com.

November 14. 2:00 & 7:00 p.m. STILL SING-

ING AFTER ALL THESE YEARS ANNUAL SHOW. Parkway Presbyterian Church. 1000 Yorkshire Rd., Winston-Salem. Celebrate 40 years with The Golden Triad Chorus & special guest, the Winston-Salem Children’s Chorus! In advance: $12 adults $10 seniors and children. For more information call 336-643- 9890, e-mail goldentriadchorus@yahoo.com or visit goldentriadchorus.org.

November 19. 8:00 p.m. University of North Carolina

School of the Arts (UNCSA) Chancellor John

Mauceri, an internationally renowned conductor, will direct the North Carolina Symphony in a unique program that will present classic film scores along with the music that inspired its composers. For more information or reservations, call the UNCSA Box Office at 336-721-1945, or order online at: http://purchase. tickets.com/buy/TicketPurchase.

Come out for Open Mic every Saturday from 9pm

to 1am, and Karaoke every Tuesday from 9pm to

1am. Only at Ham’s at 201 N. Smyres Place, Greensboro.

Call 336.272.6721 for more info.

Mondays: 7:00-9:30 p.m. – Women ages 16 meet at First Presbyterian Church of Kernersville to enjoy a four-part acapella harmony as a part of the Golden Triad Chorus. For details call 336.996.3251 or visit www.goldentriadchorus.org. Guests always welcome!

Open Mic every Tuesday night in Downtown Greensboro at the Flatiron! Come on down and sing us a song or two! 221 Summit Ave, Greensboro. 336.272.7774.

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)

High Lonesome Strings Bluegrass Association has open bluegrass jams every Wednesday. The 1st, 3rd, & 5th Wednesday at the Cultural Arts Center (200 N.Davie St) in the rehearsal room from 7-10p.m. On the 2nd & 4th Wednesday at icoffee in Summerfield (intersection of 150 W & Lake Brandt Road) from 7-9p.m. For more information visit www.highlonesomestrings.org Thursdays: 6-9:00 p.m. Live acoustic music, featuring Keith Burkhat & Tom Rucker, at Salsarita’s. Beer specials, excellent margaritas and more. Free chips and salsa. For more info call 336.632.8877 (1602 Highwoods Blvd GSO)

Thursdays: Brazilian samba dance classes . 6:30-7:30p.m. at Wanek Medical Center, 6 North Pointe Court, Greensboro. Learn the basic steps of Brazilian samba dance. $35 per session of four classes or $10 per class. Call Sueli for more information 336.965.4572.

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 info.

Fridays: Coffee at The Summit is looking for local talent for its Friday night open mic. If you have or know of someone who has talent ex. comedy, spoken word, musical talent, etc., please contact us at Coffee at The Summit. We can be reached at 336.275.0642 or 336.965.1548.

dance

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.

Come experience dance and all the benefits of it. Offering ballet, jazz, and contemporary dance classes for all skill levels on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Cost $10 per class or 10 Class Pass is $70. Students receive 50% off. Contact Princess at info@royalexpressions.org for the class schedule. 930- A S Chapman St in CFBG Building beside Music Barn. www.royalexpressions.org/336-404-2999.

Mondays. 7-8 p.m. – Belly Dance Technique. LewisRecreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Drive, Greensboro.

For all levels. Great for beginners, but also good for experienced dancerswho want to polish up on basics and learn new steps and combinations.Learn routines and the use of more props such as sword, cane, drum,candles, tambourine and more. Perform in a troupe for the public. $30for 8 weeks. Ongoing. Call 336.379.1712 or 336.455.5977

Belly Dance classes FOUR nights a week, and occasionalSaturdays at Studio 318 – your World Dance Oasis. Classes for beginningthrough intermediate levels as well as for advanced intermediates.Studio 318 (New location!) 4604 West Market Street, Suite 124,Greensboro. 336.547.9399. www.studio318.biz

Free Salsa Dance Lessons from 10-11 p.m. every Fridaynight with Instructor Raul. Mambo Latin Dance Party 3505 Tinsley Dr.#101 High Point. (Wendover & 68) 336.882.0066 inside Azteca.

Mindful Flow Yoga. An invigorating yoga practice withpostures that build strength and train flexibility. Mindful Flowcultivates precise alignment, steadiness and ease. Taught by KirtanCoan, 9-10:30 a.m. Saturdays. 1223 W. Fourth St. 336.3655.7047, lynn@ artsofyoga.com www.artsofyoga.com The Reggie Buie Trio performs each Friday in October

The Piedmont Swing Dance Society holds two danceseach month, on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month. On the 2ndSaturday we’re at the Vintage Theatre in Winston-Salem, and on the 4thSaturday we’re at the Oriental Shrine Club on High Point Road. We offera free lesson at 7:30 and the dance starts at 8:30. Dance for $10 ifyou’re not a member, or $8 for members for students.

new age

Every Wednesday. 2-6 p.m. Community Healing Clinicat The Seed of Light Healing Center. Healing clinic offers most of ourenergy modalities at a reduced rate, for those in the community whowant services but can’t afford the whole price. Pricing starts at $15& is on a sliding scale basis. For more info call 336.833.6932 (305N. Edgeworth St, Suite A GSO)

Tuesdays and Thursdays. 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Yoga for All. Center for Holistic Healing. High Point. Thepractice of yoga benefits all people – regardless of age, size, orphysical fitness. Come experience the benefits of yoga – not only foryour body – but also for your mind, heart and soul. For moreinformation contact 336-841-4307 or visit www.center4holistichealing.com.

EveryTuesday except week of Thanksgiving. 7:00-8:00 p.m. Prenatal Yoga.Taught By: Catherine Greene at The Center for Holistic Healing. HighPoint. The practice of yoga helps prepare a woman

for labor, birth and motherhood. For more information please contact The Center for Holistic Healing at 336- 841-4307 or visit www.center4holistichealing.com

stage

November6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21 at 8:00 p.m. November 8, 15, 22 at 3:00 p.m. TheStained Glass Playhouse Presents “The Lion in Winter”. 4401 IndianaAvenue, Winston-Salem. Admission – $12 for adults, $10 forstudents and senior citizens. Call 499-1010 for reservations andadvance ticket sales. For additional information call the SGP office at661-4949.

November 12-14. 7:30 p.m. The Salem Academy Theatre directed by Kerry Lawson presents “Dearly Departed,” atale of life, death and laughter in a Southern family. 601 S. ChurchSt.., Winston- Salem. FREE/doors open 30 minutes ahead. For moreinformation call 336-917-5313, e-mail ellen.schuette@ salem.edu or visit www.salemacademy.com.

Free Acting Classes! The Community Out-reach Center of the Arts (C.O.C.O.A.) isholding Free Acting Classes at The Windsor Recreation Center. 1601 E.Lee Street, Greensboro, NC 27401. For more information, contactCharlene Duncan @ 336.681.8980 (leave message) Seating is Limited!

kids & teens

November 12. 11:00 a.m. SPROUTS AT THE CHIL- DREN’S MUSEUM Children’s Museum of Winston- Salem. 390 South Liberty St. Anaction packed program for toddlers including stories, songs, music andactivities featuring Miss Anita. For more information call 723-9111,e-mail info@childrensmuseumofws.org or visit www.childrensmuseumofws.org.

11/17/2009 11:00:00 AM – 11:00 AM – PRESCHOOL DISCOVERY AT THE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem. For more information call 723-9111, e-mail info@childrensmuseumofws.org or visit www.childrensmuseumofws.org.

November 17. 4:30 p.m. Kids in the Kitchen Class at Earth Fare. 2965 Battleground Ave. Greensboro. FREE.Kids get their hands dirty and learn to make healthy and deliciousdishes that they’ll get to eat when they’re done! For more informationcall 369-0190.

Now open through December 30. “How People Make Things” Exhibit at Greensboro Children’s Museum. 220 N Church St. Inspiredby the factory tour segments from the Mister Rogers’ Neighborhoodtelevision series, the Museum’s new traveling exhibit offers hands-oneducational activities using real factory tools and machines. Free withgeneral admission/membership. Call 574-2898 for more information andfor weekly Museum programs.

Wednesdays. SciWorks. “Science Storybook.” Gatheraround as we read a popular children’s book and then make a craft basedon the story. Science Storybook takes place each Wednesday at SciWorks.For more information: 336.767.6730.

Third Thursdays. 7p.m. YouthSAFE. YouthSAFE is

asafe, welcoming, confidential social networking program for Lesbian,Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning youth in Guilford County.Thursday evening each month to get to know and support.

leagues & clubs

November11. 6:00-6:30 p.m. Launching of the Piedmont Triad Thanatology BookClub. Panera Bread, 303 Pisgah Church Road, Greensboro. RSVP www.meetup.com/Piedmont-Triad-Thanatology- Book-Club.

November 11. 6:30-7:00 p.m. Funeral Consumers

Alliance of the Piedmont Social Hour. Panera Bread, 303 Pisgah Church Road, Greensboro. The social is open to the public. No RSVP is needed.

November 13 at 6:00 p.m.-14 at 8:30 p.m. Brownie Girl Scout Overnight. at the Natural Science Center of Greensboro. Fun-filledscout activities are planned according to the requirements for the NSCMuseum Explorer Patch. $30 scout/$15 chaperone. Visit www. natsci.orgfor a registration form and details.

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 Polo Road W-S).

sports

November 13. 8:00 p.m. Doors: 6:30 p.m. Hoops Room: 6:00 p.m. Wake Forest Men vs. Oral Roberts. Joel Coliseum, Winston-Salem. For additional information, contact WFU at 758-3322.

Join Out Burlington at the Country Club Lanes

Westand bowl the night away on Wednesday Nights. It’s GLBT Night Out.Starts at 6p.m. For more info call Eddie @ t 336.350.0240 or email usat: outburlington@hotmail.com or call Country Club Lanes at 336.524.9990.

Saturdays and Sundays: Hiking, kayaking, and socializing with the Piedmont Hiking and Outing Club. A volunteer nonprofit group having a good time in the Triad area, since 1982. For more information check out www.piedmonthikingandoutingclub.com

Sundays. 4:00p.m. Grimsley High School. Pick Up Tennis. Email MaryJean.McKinnon@gmail.com to be added to the YP Tennis List Serve.

etc.

November11. 11:00 a.m. War Stories: Remembering Our Veterans with LorraineAhearn. Greensboro Historical Museum. 130 Summit Ave. Bring a brown bag lunch and chat with Lorraine after she shares her stories. For more information call 373.3681.

November 11. 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Caregiver Camp at First Baptist Church, 1000 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro. Opento the public. To register, contact Deborah Valiton-Carnish at theAdult Center for Enrichment at (336) 274-3559 or by emailing her at dcarnish@ACEcare.org.

November 14. 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. “Design Dilemma”. Home Design Emporium, New Garden Village, Greensboro. Visitthe website (www.homedesignemporium.com) for additional informationabout our Workshop Series and future Home Design Emporium WorkshopSeries in 2010.

November16. 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. 2009 UNCG Business Summit Presented byWachovia. Cone Ballroom, Elliot University Center, on the UNCG campus. Registration is now open online at: http:// www.uncg.edu/dur/business/BusinessSummit2009/ BusSummitReg.htm or by calling Diane Levine at 336-256-1284.

Tuesdays and Thursdays. 12-1:00p.m. Water Aerobics atWest Forsyth Family YMCA. Come meet new friends, burn calories, and getin shape. For more information call 336.712.2000 (1150 South PeaceHavan Road CMS)

Tickets are on sale for the “Double Dog Dare Cabaret”

to raise funds for Touring Theatre at Mack and Mack in downtown Greensboro, November 22. Call 336-852-0253 or email performs@ttenc.org.

Animals

November 11. 11:00 a.m. CLIFFORD’S FUN AND FURRY STORYTIME. Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem. 390 South Liberty St. Enjoya Clifford story and then play with some of Clifford’s pals from theForsyth Humane Society. For more information call 723-9111, e-mail info@childrensmuseumofws.org or visit www.childrensmuseumofws.org.

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