January 15-February 19. ‘2010 Exposure’ Photo Biennial. Center for Visual Artists Gallery – Greensboro Cultural Center – 2nd Floor. The CVA is presenting ‘2010 Exposure’ a juried photography exhibition featuring works from emerging and established photographers selected by Leah Sobsey, a Nationally recognized artist and educator. For more information call 333-7485 or visit

Now through January 15. Winter Show Viewing & Sale. Green Hill Center for NC Art. 200 N Davie St., Greensboro. Free to the public. The Winter Show exhibition brings together over 150 artists each year from across North Carolina and constitutes a comprehensive survey of the finest art and crafts being produced in the state. Gallery hours are Tuesday to Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Wednesday 10 a.m.-7 p.m., and Sunday 2-5 p.m.. A suggested donation of $5 is requested for admission into the gallery.

Now through January 16. “Chrome & Stone”. Gateway Gallery. 1006 S. Marshall St., Winston-Salem.

The exhibition will contrast the vanishing media of infrared film photography with the burgeoning field of digital photography, a media that threatens to replace film photography. For more information, call 777-0076, x238.

Now through January 23. The Madness Of Kings: Paintings By Tonya Ingersol. Delta Arts Center. 2611 New Walkertown Rd., Winston-Salem. For more information call 336-722-2625, e-mail or

Now through February 7. Exhibition: Re-Mastering

the Masters: The Classical Tradition. Weatherspoon

Art Museum. Corner of Spring Garden and Tate St., Greensboro. Classical and Classicism are terms used in art history to describe a work’s style, motifs, or subject matter. Free. For more information call 334-5770 or visit

Thursdays. 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. & 6:30-9:00 p.m. Oil and Acrylic Painting Classes for Beginners to Intermediate. Classes taught by area artist Jack Stone ( For schedules, location, supply list, fee and registration contact Jack at 336- 375-7568 or

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

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 for directions or for more information. 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.

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)

Jan.19–Feb. 28: 2010 Guilford College Alumni Art Exhibition featuring works of art by more than 50 alumni arts from years 1971-2009. Reception is Sat., Feb. 20 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. For more info, call 336.316.2438 or visit

food & drink

January 13. 8:00 a.m. 5% Day: Toxic Free NC. Whole Foods Market, 41 Miller St., Winston-Salem. Five percent of net sales will go to support local non-profit Toxic Free NC. For more information call 722-9233, e-mail or visit

January 16. 12:00 p.m. 10 Year Birthday Celebration.

Whole Foods Market. 41 Miller St., Winston- Salem. Come out for cake & ice cream, tons of prizes and live music by Matt Walsh. Free. For more information call 722-9233, e-mail jarrett.oliveri@wholefoods.

com or visit

January 20. 11:30 a.m. Linking Winston-Salem Lunch. Noble’s Grille. No. 380 Knollwood St., Winston-Salem. Please email your reservation to no later than January 15. For more information call 391-4527, e-mail info@ or visit


January 15. 9:00 p.m. Blues Benefit. Zion Bar and Grille, 5601 Roanne Way, Greensboro. The Piedmont Blues Preservation Society will host a benefit for the Charlley Ward Band, winners of the society’s 2009 Blues Challenge. Proceeds will go toward helping the band travel to Memphis Tennessee to represent the Triad area in the International Blues contest later this month. The benefit will feature performances by the band and the winners of the Acoustic section of the

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Blues challenge, as well as guest appearances by other local Blues musicians.

January 31. 4:00 p.m. “WE ARE GREENSBORO” Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Benefit Concert. Greene Street Club, 113 N. Greene St., Greensboro. Featuring the Urban Sophisticates, Houes of Fools, Patrick Rock, Walrus, Jonas Sees in Color, 100 Yorktown, Farewell and many more. The event is a way for the local music community to come together and to give back to it’s Greensboro roots by raising money and awareness for Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, as well as the Greensboro Food Drive. Tickets will be available at, www. progressiveshows, com, Golden Spiral, 206 S. Elm St. or Greene Street Club box office. $10 in advance, $15 the day of the show. Greene Street Club will be accepting non-perishable food items as donations throughout the night. For more information call Benton James at 706-2657 or e-mail or

Tickets are on sale for: —the Black Eyed Peas “The E.N.D. World Tour 2010”. with special guests LMFAO. RBC Center, Raleigh, February 19. — Eric Clapton & Roger Daltrey’s Tour. RBC Center, Raleigh, March 8 . —Taylor Swift’s 2010 Fearless Tour.

RBC Center Box Office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, charge by phone (800) 745-3000 and

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 Jam Every Monday Night. 9:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m. Walker’s Bar. 2116 Walker Ave., Greensboro. Bring your own instruments, PA and drums provided. Hosts Chris Carroll and Mark Harrison. For more information call 336 420 7711.

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. On the 2nd & 4th Wednesday at icoffee in Summerfield (intersection of 150 W & Lake Brandt Road) from 7-9p.m. For more information visit 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 . 6:30-7:30

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. Full menu available! Ham’s, 3017 High Point Road, Greensboro. 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 Coffee at The Summit at 336.275.0642 or 336.965.1548.

Win a Guitar & help He Cares Ministries! Krazy Dog

Music, located on the first floor of Oak Hollow Mall in High Point, is selling 125 raffle tickets for a chance to win a guitar. Stop by the store or call 885-4147 for details. The drawing is February 8 at 6:00 p.m. at the store.


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. This Dance Family is growing by Leaps and Bounds! For more information contact 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.

Mondays. 7-8 p.m. – Belly Dance Technique. Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Drive, Greens-

boro. For all levels.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.

Tuesday nights contra dance with Fiddle & Bow Country Dancersin the Dancers at the Vintage Theatre. Beginner lesson at 7:30p.m.,dance from 8-10:30. no partner needed. Cost $7. For more informationcall 336.272.3245 (7 Vintage Avenue W-S)

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.

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@ .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

January 16. 3:00 p.m. Past Life Regression Class. New Planet Yoga. 1150 Burke St., Winston-Salem. For more information call 922-2955, e-mail or visit

January16. 2:00-4:00 p.m. Reiki I Certification Class. Light Touch, 1515 W.Cornwallis Dr. Suite 201 in The Center for Body Health, Greensboro. Fee $100. Read more at and call Christina Allen 336- 420-2398 to register now.

January 14 & 21. 6:00-8:00 p.m. Reiki II Certification Class. Light Touch, 1515 W. Cornwallis Dr.

Suite 201 in The Center for Body Health, Greensboro. Fee $100. Read more at www.triadlighttouch.

com and call Christina Allen 336-420-2398 to register!

January14, 21, 28 & February 4. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Reiki Master-TeacherCertification Class. Light Touch, 1515 W. Cornwallis Dr. Suite 201 inThe Center for Body Health, Greensboro. Fee $300. To register: Holly Wheatly 336-207-8773 or holly@

January18 & 25. 5:45-7:45 p.m. Reiki I Certification Class. Light Touch,1515 W. Cornwallis Dr. Suite 201 in The Center for Body Health,Greensboro. Fee $100. Read more at and call Christina Allen 336-420-2398 to register now!

Every Monday. 6:00-8:00 p.m. Meditation Techniques

and Contemplative Practices. Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, 501 S. Mendenhall, Greensboro. Park opposite the church. For details call 379.1000.

Every Wednesday. 2-6 p.m. Community Healing Clinic at The Seed of Light Healing Center. Healingclinic offers most of our energy modalities at a reduced rate, forthose in the community who want services but can’t afford the wholeprice. Pricing starts at $15 & is on a sliding scale basis. Formore info call 336.833.6932 (305 N. 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. For more information 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. For more information call 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. Doctor approval is required. For more information please contact The Center for Holistic Healing at 336-841-4307 or


January15 & 16. 8:00 p.m. “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare(Abridged)”, Proscenium Thrust Theatre of Performance Place .Universityof North Carolina School of the Arts, 1533 South Main St.,Winston-Salem. Suggested donation $10. Tickets are being sold at thedoor only. For more information, call School of Drama at 336-770-3235.

January 16 & 17. Triad Jewish Film Festival. Regal Grande Cinema, Friendly Center, Greensboro. January 16. 7:30 p.m. “Seven Minutes in Heaven”. Janu-

ary 17. 2:00 p.m.“Letters for Jenny”. 4:00 p.m. “Seven Minutes in Heaven”. Trailers,general information, and tickets can be purchased on the Festivalwebsite at

January 16. 8:00 p.m. January 17. 2:00 p.m. ‘Night Mother. Theatre Alliance. 1047 Northwest Blvd., Winston-Salem. 1983Pulitzer prize winning drama about a mother and daughter thatculminates in a disturbing, yet unavoidable climax. $12-$14. For moreinformation call 723-7777, e-mail thissideofoz@triad. or visit

January17. 7:00 p.m. “The Big Screen: Treasures from the UNCSA Moving ImageArchive.” Main Theatre, ACE Exhibition Complex on the UNCSA campus, 1533South Main St., Winston-Salem. The first film in the series is King: AFilmed Record…Montgomery to Memphis. All ticket proceeds will benefitUNCSA School of Filmmaking scholarships. Ticket prices are $8 forgeneral admission and $2 for UNCSA students with ID. Tickets will besold at the door only, beginning one hour before screening time. Formore information visit

January 19. 7:30 p.m. Carolina Classic Movie “The Godfather II”. Carolina Theatre, 310 South Greene St., Greensboro. Tickets$5, and are available by calling the Theatre Box Office at336-333-2605, in person Monday through Friday from noon until 5:00pm,or online 24 hours a day at Additional show details are also available online.

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. Register @ the Windsor RecreationCenter Today! For more information, contact Charlene Duncan @336.681.8980 (leave message) Seating is Limited!

kids & teens

January 13. 11:00 a.m. Multi-Lingual Storytime. Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem. 390 South Liberty St. Learnabout other cultures and listen to other languages from all over theworld in these storytimes. Free with paid admission or membership. Formore information call 723-9111, e-mail info@ or visit January 15. 11:00 a.m. This is the Way We Eat. Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem. 390 South Liberty St. Comeenjoy a taste sensational storytime as we play with chopsticks, tastefood from other countries, and practice speaking different languages.Free with paid admission or membership. For more information call723-9111, e-mail or visit

January 15. 6:00 p.m. Girl Scout Sleepover. Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem. 390 South Liberty St. Troops will enjoy admittance to the museum,

pizzadinner at 6:30 p.m., light breakfast at 7:00 a.m., lock in activitiesfor “Puppets, Dolls, and Plays” Brownie Try It and “Theater” Juniorbadge, and our Museum Girl Scout Adventure patch. $40.00 per Brownie orJunior Scout, $5 per Chaperone. For more information call 723-9111,e-mail or visit

January 16. 10:30 a.m. Healthier Ever After Expo. Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem. 390 South Liberty St. Comefor a fun and high energy family aerobics session with a YMCA aerobicsinstructor. For more information call 723-9111, e-mail info@ or visit January 18. 11:00 a.m. Clifford Appearance. Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem. 390 South Liberty St. A meet and greet with Clifford! Free with paid admission or membership. For more information call 723-9111, e-mail or visit

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.Designed for preschoolers. We request that children be accompanied byadult guardian. Free with paid museum admission. 400 West Hanes MillRoad. 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.Teens, age 14 -18, gather on the first and third Thursday evening eachmonth to get to know and support each other, have fun and informallydiscuss topics of interest to LGBTIQ youth.

leagues & clubs

January 14. 6:30 p.m. Sierra Club Potluck. 823 Reynolda Rd., Winston-Salem. Specialguest Craig Mauney, Extension Agent and Director of the Arboretum atTanglewood Park will explain “How to Start a Community Garden.” Pleasebring a main dish or dessert. All are welcome! You don’t have to be aSierra Club member to participate. Consider bringing a friend. FREE.For more information call 201-2026, e-mail or visit northcarolina.

The American Cancer Society is now recruiting Relay Teams for the May 2010 High Point Relay For Life. Thisis a walking relay to raise money to find a cure for cancer.Organizations wishing to have a team and participate in this worthwhileevent may do so by contacting Rich Guilliouma, Team Recruitment, HighPoint Relay For Life at 336-905-7954 or rrichray@

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).


January 17. 2:00 p.m. Doors 1:00 p.m. Wake Forest Women’s Basketball vs. Miami. Joel Coliseum, Winston-Salem. Admission: Contact WFU at 758- 3322.

Join Out Burlington at the Country Club Lanes West 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 us at: 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

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


January 14. 9:30 a.m. Summit School Open House. Summit School Dining Room. 2100 Reynolda Rd., Winston-Salem. For more information call 724-5811, e-mail or visit www.

January 16. 10 a.m.-4:00 p.m. January 17. 1:00- 4:00 p.m. Blacksmithing Demonstration in the Historical Park, High Point. Comewatch our costumed blacksmith in action as he crafts various ironpieces. All ages welcome. FREE. Drop-in. For more information call885-1859 or visit

January 16. 6:00 p.m. Roundtable with renowned Civil War expert. Greensboro Historical Museum. Tour of Murphy Gallery and reception with refreshments at 6:00, lecture at 7:00. For more information call 725-8797.

Gongon now! The Greensboro Police Department Central CRT Squad and StreetWatch are collecting old footwear, hats, coats, gloves and blankets forthe homeless. Items can be dropped off at the Kitchen Centerlocated at 2602 South Elm Eugene Street. A box will also be placed inthe lobby. Please call ahead to make arrangements to drop items offafter hours, 373-2496. Additionally you can contact Michelle at StreetWatch. For more information visit

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)

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.


Now through February 12. Purses Help Homeless Critters. TheAnimal Rescue & Foster Program will be collecting gently usedpurses to resell at a fundraiser happening on February 13th. Donationscan be dropped off at the Next Step Adoption Center, located at 705Milner Drive in Greensboro. Call 336-323-0850 for more details or go