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. For more information about the exhibition please call 336-629-0399, or email

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 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; fabulous feasts in interesting eateries; art & craft of cake making, all anchored by a visit to the dazzling Piedmont Craftsmen’s Fair. For a complete schedule, visit www. .

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. For more information call 919-619-9027.

November 21-23. 7:00 p.m. “INERTIA – Remembering the Holocaust” Performances. Salem College, Drama Workshop, 601 S. Church St., Winston- Salem. November 21st’s performance is followed by special event art exhibit reception/fundraiser/party. Admission by ticket only: $12 for general admission, free for Salem faculty, staff and students. Reservations can be made by e-mailing or by calling 336-917-5493. Group rates available.

Now through December 6. Dike Blair: Now and Again – Falk Visiting Artist . Weatherspoon Art Museum. Corner of Spring Garden and Tate St., Greensboro. This major solo exhibition of the work of New York-based artist Dike Blair includes his trademark gouache paintings and post-minimalist light sculptures. Free. For more information: (336) 334-5770,

Mondays & Thursdays: 6:30-9:00 p.m. Oil and Acryl ic. 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., or call Jack at 336-375-7568.

Mondays: 7-9p.m. Painting classes (Watercolor, Oil, Acrylic). Red Door Studio/Gallery 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) Call for hours. 336.288.5415

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)

food & drink

November 20. 5:00-7:30 p.m. November Wine Festival Featuring Turkey Day Wines. Wine Merchants Gourm et. 1901-B Mooney St., Winston-Salem. No Reservations Required. Just $10 (includes a tasting glass you can keep).For more information call 336- 765-8175, e-mail or visit

November 21. 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Open Hearth Cooking Demonstration. High Point Museum. 1859 E. Lexington Ave. Come watch our costumed interpreters cook a traditional fall harvest meal over an open hearth in the Hoggatt House. FREE. Drop-in. For more information call 885-1859 or visit www.


November 19. 8:00 p.m. University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) Chancellor John Mauceri, an internationally renowned conductor. For more information or reservations, call the UNCSA Box Office at 336-721-1945, or order online at: http://

November 20. 8:00 p.m. BENJAMIN BRADHAM IN CONCERT. Delta Arts Center. 2611 New Walkertown Rd., Winston-Salem. Classical pianist and UNCSA graduate, Benjamin Bradham. For more information call 336-722-2625, e-mail delta2611@ or visit

November 21. 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Record and CD Collector Show. Guilford Convention Center, I-40/ Bus. 85 at East Lee St., exit 41, Greensboro. More information can be found at it! email

November 21. 7:30 p.m. Eleganza. Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, 501 South Mendenhall St., Greensboro. Banjo player Rhiannon Giddens and opera singer Cheryse McLeod Lewis will perform the classical vocal duo Eleganza. For more information contact Cheryse McLeod Lewis (336) 392-5031,

November 22. 7:00 p.m. Miley Cyrus In Concert. Greensboro Coliseum Arena. High Point Rd. Admission: $39.50, $59.50, $79.50. For event information, call the Greensboro Coliseum American Express Event Hotline at (336) 373-7474, or visit our website at www.

November 22. 7:30 p.m. R. Kelly In Concert. Special Events Center. High Point Rd., Greensboro. Admission: $49.50 & $59.50. For event information, call the Greensboro Coliseum American Express Event Hotline at (336) 373-7474, or visit our website at www.

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 Guests are 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.


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

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. For more information visit

Thursdays: Brazilian samba dance classes . 6:30-7:30

p.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. Call 336.854.5693 for more 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.


November 17-20 at 7:30 p.m., November 21 at 2:00 p.m. Fall Dance Concert. University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Agnes de Mille Theatre. 1533 South Main St.,Winston-Salem. For more information or to order tickets, call the UNCSA Box Office at 336-721-1945 or visit performances.

November 20. 8:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m. Piedmont Triad Singles Dance. Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Count your blessings, be happy. Come warm your heart as you dance with old friends and meet new ones at George Ks.2108 Cedar Fork Dr. (corner of High Point & Holden Rd), Greensboro. DJ playing old time rock n roll, beach music, disco, and line dances, Cash Bar, Door Prizes, Casual dress, Ladies Choice Dances, $12. For more information visit www. or e-mail Peggy 15311@

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.comletsdancetriad@gmail .com 336-451-444.

Mondays. 7-8 p.m. – Belly Dance Technique. Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Drive, Greensboro. For all levels. Great for beginners, but also good for experienced dancers who want to polish up on basics and learn new steps and combinations. Use of props – veils and cymbals, graceful arms, shimmies and more. Ongoing. Call 336.379.1712 or 336.455.5977

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

The Piedmont Swing Dance Society holds two dances each 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

October 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. This group provides support and new skills foranyone experiencing feelings of stress, worry, nervousness, ordifficulty with any changes going on in your life. For more informationcall 336-841-4307 or visit

EveryTuesday except week of Thanksgiving. 7:00- 8:00 p.m. Prenatal Yoga.Taught By: Catherine Greene at The Center for Holistic Healing. HighPoint. For more information please contact The Center for Holistic Healing at 336-841-4307 or visit www.


November19 & 20 at 8:00 p.m., November 21 at 4:00 & 8:00 p.m.“Daughters Of The Lone Star State” by Del Shores (The Creator Of SordidLives!). Theatre Alliance. 1047 Northwest Blvd., Winston- Salem. Tickets are available for sale now at https:// or by calling Brown Paper Tickets at 800-838-3006 (24 hours a day; seven days a week).

November 20. 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. 5th Birthday Celebration. The Children’s Museum of Winston- Salem. 390 South Liberty St. Free with $7 paid admission or free with Museum membership from 10 a.m – 4 p.m. For more information call 336-723-9111 or


November 20. 5:00-7:30 p.m. Clifford’s Sweet Dreams Gala. The Children’s Museum of Winston- Salem. 390 South Liberty St. Register now for this event at 723-9111 x211.

November20, 21 at 8:00 p.m. November 22 at 3:00 p.m. The Stained GlassPlayhouse Presents “The Lion in Winter”. 4401 Indiana Avenue,Winston-Salem. Admission – $12 for adults, $10 for students andsenior citizens. We accept Cash, Master Card, Visa and Discover. Call499-1010 for reservations and advance ticket sales. For additionalinformation call the SGP office at 661-4949.

November 20 & 21 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. The Wizard of Oz at The Carolina Theatre, 310 South Greene Street, Greensboro. Admission:$11.50 to $30.00 (includes $1.50 Carolina Theatre Restoration Fee).Lunch with Dorothy: Saturday, November 14 & 21 at noon. $12 perperson in addition to ticket purchase. For Tickets Call (336) 333-2605or www. to purchase online.

November20 at 8:00 p.m. and 21 at 2:00 & 7:00 p.m. Graphic Visual SolutionsBest Of Broadway Series Presents “Rain” The Beatles Musical. WarMemorial Auditorium, Greensboro. For event information, call the Greensboro Coliseum American Express Event Hotline at (336) 373-7474, or visit our website at

November19-21. 8:00 p.m. Guilford College Theatre Studies to Present Chekov’s“Uncle Vanya” . Sternberger Auditorium, Founders Hall, Greensboro. For ticket information and reservations, call the box office at 336-316-2414 or visit

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. Classes will be on a ongoing basisand will meet Saturday mornings (11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) For moreinformation, contact Charlene Duncan @ 336.681.8980 (leave message)Seating is Limited!

kids & teens

November 21 & 22. All Day. Thanksgiving Table Topper Crafts! Greensboro Children’s Museum. 220 N Church St. Cometo Creation Station to make festive decorations for your ThanksgivingDay table, gobble, gobble, gobble!!!No registration required. Free withadmission/membership. Call 574-2898 for more information and for weeklyMuseum programs.

November21. 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. “Meet the Makers” Series with Kaydee Oakes(Jeans Making). Greensboro Children’s Museum. 220 N Church St. Theseries spotlights the Museum’s new traveling exhibit, How People MakeThings. Activities are free with admission or membership. Call 574-2898for more information.

Now open through December 30. “How People Make Things” Exhibit at Greensboro Children’s Museum. 220 N Church St. Free with general admission/membership. Call 574-2898 for more information and for weekly Museum programs.

Wednesdays. SciWorks. “Science Storybook.” Gatheraround as we read a popular children’s book Free with paid museumadmission. 400 West Hanes Mill Road. 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.

Starting October 8th and continuing for 6 weeks: 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Children’s Yoga. Center for Holistic Healing. Yogaprovides children the opportunity for mindful movement, exploration andenergy release. Children will develop coordination, balance andawareness. For more information contact 336- 841-4307 or visit

leagues & clubs

November19. 7:00-8:00 p.m. Literati Society Discussing “The Great Gatsby” by F.Scott Fitzgerald and “The Double Bind” by Chris Bohjalian. Greensboro Public Library, Hemphill Branch. 2301 West Vandalia Rd. For more information call 373-2925.

November21. 2:30-3:30 p.m. African American Book Discussion Group Discussing“Makes Me Wanna Holler: A Young Black Man in America” by Nathan McCall.Greensboro Public Library, Central. 219 North Church St. For more information call 373-2471.

Tuesdays – Thursdays: 7:00 p.m.- 2:00 a.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 Polo Road W-S).


November 18. 5:00 p.m. Doors 4:00 p.m. Wake Forest Women vs. South Florida. Joel Coliseum, Winston-Salem. Admission: Contact WFU at 758- 3322.

November 18. 8:00 p.m. Doors 6:30 p.m. Wake Forest Men vs. High Point. Joel Coliseum, Winston- Salem. Admission: Contact WFU at 758-3322.

November 23. 7:00 p.m. Doors 6:00 p.m. Wake Forest Women vs. Coppin State. Joel Coliseum, Winston-Salem. Admission: Contact WFU at 758- 3322.

November 24. 7:30 p.m. Doors 6:00 p.m. Wake Forest

Men vs. WSSU. Joel Coliseum, Winston-Salem.

Admission: Contact WFU at 758-3322.

November 25. 3:00 p.m. Doors 2:00 p.m. Wake Forest

Women vs. High Point. Joel Coliseum, Winston- Salem. Admission: Contact WFU at 758-3322.

Join Out Burlington at the Country Club LanesWest and 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: or call Country Club Lanes at 336.524.9990.

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


November16-21. Monday 2:00- 6:30 p.m. Tuesday/Thursday 12:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. The family of the late Dr. Steven Fore issponsoring Donor Days. The event will be held at Nussbaum Blood Center,1501 Yanceyville Street, Greensboro. If you would like to schedulean appointment to donate or learn more about becoming a Donor Daysponsor, please contact Laurin Hoch at (336) 332-6945

November 18. 5:30 p.m. 3D X-RAY VISIONS. Center for Design Innovation. Winston Tower, Suite 2105, 301 N Main St, Winston-Salem. PainterJennifer Mc- Cormick and medical technologist Josh Tan compare theircreations. Free. For more information call 336- 727-4310, e-mail info@CenterforDesignInnovation. org or visit

November 18. 7:00 p.m. Celiac Support Group at Earth Fare. 2965 Battleground Ave. Greensboro. FREE. Fore more information call (336) 369-0190.

November 18. 7:00 p.m. Triad Web Developers Meet Up Greensboro Public Library, Central. 219 North Church St. Visit for topic details. For more information call 373-2471.

November18. 7:00-8:00 p.m. A free interactive gathering in which participantswill experience and practice a powerful tool for spiritualtransformation. Northwestern office Plaza, Building 2309, Suite 240,Greensboro. This is for people of all religious persuasions,sponsored by members of Eckankar, Religion of the Light and Sound ofGod. Call 358-8933 for more information.

November18. 7:00-8:30 p.m. Foundation Center Database Training GreensboroPublic Library, Glenwood Branch. 1901 West Florida St. Contact Patrick Fitzgerald at 297-5000 to register.

November 20-22. Festival of Trees. Education Building/Dixie Classic Fairground, Winston-Salem. For more information, contact Cindy Caines at 336- 716-7985 or

November 21. 11:00 a.m. Neighborhood Bazaar. Hoopers Lot at 14Th St. and Claremont Ave., Winston-Salem. Rental space available, $10.00 per person. For more information contact M. Reid at 336-725-8830.

November 21. 2:00-4:00 p.m. Introduction to Email Class. Greenboro Public Library, Central. 219 North Church St. Learn how to set up and use an email account. For more information call 373-2471.

November21(9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.) & November 22 (10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.). TriadAntique & Collectible Toy, Hobby & Sportscard Show. GreensboroColiseum, Special Events Center, High Point Rd. For information on how to become a vendor at this show visit, e-mail shows@insidepitch. com, or call Inside Pitch Promotions, Ray & Dot Mozingo at 919-553-4285 or 919-280-1520.

November 22. 2:00-4:00 p.m. Reception for Mosca Collection of Rare Books. Guilford College, Library Gallery, Greensboro. or more information, call 316- 2438 or visit

November 22. 5:00 p.m. “Double Dog Dare Cabaret” to raise funds for Touring Theatre. Mack and Mack in downtown Greensboro. Theevent will feature actors and music from the theatre’s repertoire oforiginal productions. For more information and tickets call336-852-0253 or email

November 22. 7:30 p.m. Program on Meteor Showers. Guilford College, Joseph Bryan Jr. Auditorium, Greensboro. For more information, call

316-2193 or visit the observatory’s Web page at www.

November 24. 11:00 a.m. NC Enercy Lecture. Starmount Foresst Country Club, One Sam Snead Drive, Greensboro. JoyceKrawiec, founder of NC Consumers – Alliance for Energy Security andBill Weatherspoon from the American Petroleum Institute will speak onNC Energy. Guests welcome. For more information contact Nancy Bishop at272-4440.

November 24. 6:00-8:00 p.m. How to Write a Business Plan Class. Greensboro Public Library, Central. 219 North Church St. Thebusiness plan can be the most important component for success in yourventure. Learn how to make an effective document for securing a loan.For more information call 373-2471.

November 2-December 7. Send a “Touch of Home” to Service Members, Veterans and Family Members this Holiday Season! AmericanRed Cross and Pitney Bowes are teaming up to deliver holiday cards toservice members, their families and veterans. Holiday cards should beaddressed and sent to: Holiday Mail for Heroes, P.O. Box 5456, CapitolHeights, MD 20791-5456. Visit for a full listof recommended guidelines and best practices on the Holiday Mail forHeroes program.

Tuesdays and Thursdays. 12-1:00p.m. Water Aerobics at West Forsyth Family YMCA. For more information call 336.712.2000 (1150 South Peace Havan Road CMS)

Thursdays. 6:30 p.m. Eight documentary films exploringissues from coal mining in Appalachia to access to water supplies Formore information contact Sarah Dorsey at 336. 334.5610 or sbdorsey@uncg. edu. For information about sustainability at UNCG visit

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.


November21. 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Lend A Paw, ARGNC’s Indoor Pet Adoption Fair.Camp Bow Wow, Greensboro. 6207 Chimney Center Blvd. 10% of saleswill be donated to Fill The Bowl Campaign, a program of the HumaneSociety of the Piedmont. For more information call 323-3133.