January 22-March 20. Reception January 22. 6:00- 8:30 p.m. “Surfacing” exhibition. Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center, 1006 South Marshall St., Winston-Salem. The Enrichment Center Percussion Ensemble will perform during the reception. For more info call 777.0076 or visit

Now through January 23. The Madness Of Kings: Paintings By Tonya Ingersol. Delta Arts Center. 2611 New Walkertown Rd., Winston-Salem. For more info call 336-722-2625, e-mail delta2611@ or visit

January 24. 2:00 p.m. Reception, Carl Gericke Watercolors. Artworks Gallery, 564 N. Trade St., Winston-Salem. The late Carl Gericke’s watercolors are of landscapes and city scenes in NYC, Venice, and NC coast, etc. Free. For more information call 723-5890, e-mail or visit Artworks-

January 26-March 2. 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Water Colors Class with James Shuler .Theatre Art Galleries, 220 E. Commerce Ave., High Point. $90. For beginning and intermediate students, enjoy a variety of painting demonstrations and visual aids as you explore design, color theory and watercolor application.

All art materials are provided. For more information visit or call 887-2137.

Now through 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 February 28. Guilford College Alumni Juried Art Exhibition. Art Gallery, Hege Library, Guilford College. Includes pieces by artists who have attended classes in the Guilford College art department, and other Guilford alumni currently working as professional artists. For more information, contact Terry Hammond, Director and Curator of Guilford College Art Gallery, at 316-2438, thammond@ or visit the college’s Web site at www.

Thursdays. 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. & 6:30-9:00 p.m. Oil and Acrylic Painting Classes for Beginners to Intermediate. 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)

food & drink

January 20. 11:30 a.m. Linking Winston-Salem Lunch. Noble’s Grille. No. 380 Knollwood St., Winston-Salem. “Smartin-Up Your Professionalism” presented by Sindy Martin. There is no cost for the event, but attendees are responsible for their own lunch. Please email your reservation to info@ no later than January 15. For more information call 391-4527, e-mail info@ or visit January 23. 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Open Hearth Cooking. Hoggatt House, Historical Park, High Point. Come watch costumed interpreters cook a traditional meal over an open hearth. All ages welcome.

Free. Drop-in. For more information call 885-1859 or visit

January 23. 2:00 p.m. Tea & Hot Chocolate Tasting. Bubbling Well Tea & Tonic Bar. 612 Trade St., Winston-Salem. Try gourmet loose teas and unusual hot chocolates! Learn how to prepare these delectable beverages at home and their health benefits. Free. For more information call 727-1131, e-mail or visit


January 21. 7:30 p.m. Greensboro Symphony Masterworks Concert – Time For Three. War Memorial Auditorium at the Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets: Adults- $21-$36; special student/teacher/senior ticket

book it! email

prices available. Purchase tickets at or at the Greensboro Coliseum Box Office. For more information visit http://www.greensborosymphony. org/season/2009-10/masterworks3.asp.

January 23. 7:00 p.m. George Strait in concert with Reba McEntire and Lee Ann Womack. Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets $79.50 & $89.50. Purchase tickets online at For more information visit

January 25. 7:30 p.m. The Ciompi Quartet. Temple Emanuel, 1129 Jefferson Rd., Greensboro. For information and/or to reserve free babysitting call 336-638-7624. Visit to purchase tickets online.

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. For more information call Benton James at 706-2657 or e-mail mr.benton.james@gmail. com or

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.

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.


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.


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@ for the class schedule. 930-A S Chapman St in CFBG Building beside Music Barn. For more information visit or call 336-404-2999.

Mondays. 7-8 p.m. – Belly Dance Technique. Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Drive, Greensboro. For all levels. Perform in a troupe for the public. $30 for 8 weeks. Ongoing. Call 336.379.1712 or 336.455.5977.

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)

Belly Dance classes FOUR nights a week, and occasional Saturdays at Studio 318 – your World Dance Oasis. Classes for beginning through 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

January21. 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 and call Christina Allen 336-420-2398 to register now!

January21, 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@triadlighttouch. com.

January 21-February 25. 6:45-8:15. Yoga for the novice class. Yoga Gallery, 633 N. Trade St., Winston-Salem. $72. For more information call 725-4119, email or visit www.

January25. 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. For more 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


January21. 7:30 p.m. “A Matter of Size.” January 23. 7:30 p.m. “The Debt.”January 23. 9:30 p.m. “A Matter of Size.” Triad Jewish Film Festival. All films are being shown at the Regal Grande Cinema at Friendly Center, Greensboro.

January 21-30. The Odd Couple, Oscar and Felix by Neil Simon. Open Space Cafe Theatre. 4609 W Market St., Greensboro. For more information call 292-2285 or visit

January22-28. “A Serious Man.” January 22-28. “The Maid.” January 22-February18. “Broken Embraces.” Aperture Cinema, 311 West 4th St.,Winston-Salem. For more information and show times call 722-8148 or visit

January 26. 7:30 p.m. Carolina Classic Movie “The Godfather III”. Carolina Theatre, 310 South Greene St., Greensboro. Ticketsare $5 and are available by calling the Theatre Box Office at 333-2605,in person Monday through Friday from noon until 5:00 p.m., or online 24hours a day at Additional show details are also available online.

January27 & 29. 8:00 p.m. January 31. 2:00 p.m. Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda(Mary Stuart) Opera. Watson Chamber Music Hall on the UNCSA campus,1533 South Main St., Winston-Salem. Tickets are $10 to $20 and maybe purchased at the UNCSA Box Office, 336-721-1945, or online athttp://

January 28-February 14. The 8th Annual Greensboro

Fringe Festival in Downtown Greensboro.Thefestival will present over 25 new works for the stage showcasing alllocal artists. For more information about shows, show times, andtickets go to www. or call 549-7431.

kids & teens

January 22. 4:00-8:00 p.m. Discount Friday Night at the Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem. 390 South Liberty St. Admission into the museum is $3 per person! Free for Members. For more information call 723-9111, e-mail info@childrensmuseumofws. org or visit

January 23. 11:00 a.m. Makin’ it with Mako and Mako’s Storytime. Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem. 390 South Liberty St. Free with paid admission or membership. For more information call 723-9111, e-mail or visit

January 26-March 2. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Future Architects Class. Theatre Art Galleries, 220 E. Commerce Ave., High Point. Ages5 and up. $85. Combine science, geometry and art, as you create avariety of works based on unique structures — real and imagined. Youngartists enjoy drawing, painting, sculpting and using a plethora ofmaterials. For more information visit call 887-2137.

January 27-March 3. 1:30-3:00 p.m. Art Start Classes. Kaleidoscope Youth Gallery, 220 E. Commerce Ave., High Point. Ages 4-5. $85. Youngsters will explore drawing, painting and sculpting. For more information visit call 887-2137.

January 28-March 4. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Future Architects Class. Theatre Art Galleries, 220 E. Commerce Ave., High Point. Ages 7 and up. $85. For more information visit call 887-2137.

leagues & clubs

January26. 11:00 a.m. Speaker: Former U.S. Ambassador to Estonia, holder ofMedical and Law Degrees, Dr. Aldona Wos. Starmount Forest Country Club,1 Sam Snead Dr., Greensboro. Optional buffet lunch. Guestswelcome. Meetings are on the fourth Tuesday of every month. GreaterGreensboro Republican Women’s Club. For more information contact LibbyKendrick at 643-3066.

The American Red Cross is accepting monetary donations to support earthquake relief efforts in Haiti. Youcan help the victims by making a financial gift to the American RedCross International Response Fund, which will provide immediate reliefand long-term support through supplies, technical assistance and othersupport to help those in need. The American Red Cross honors donorintent. Donations can be sent to the American Red Cross, P.O. Box37243, Washington, D.C. 20013, or made by phone at 1-800-REDCROSS or1-800-257-7575 (Spanish) or online at

The American Cancer Society is now recruiting Relay Teams for the May 2010 High Point Relay For Life. Organizationswishing to have a team and participate in this worthwhile event may doso by contacting Rich Guilliouma, Team Recruitment, High Point RelayFor Life at 336-905-7954 or rrichray@

Every Tuesday: 6 p.m. The Twin City Cribbage Club meets at Polo Recreation Center. For more information 336.887.9704 or (1850 Polo Road W-S).


January 21. 7:00 p.m. UNCG Men’s Basketball vs. Chattanooga. Greensboro Coliseum. For more information visit Tickets $5 and up are on sale at

January 22. 7:30 p.m. January 23. 2:00 & 7:30 p.m. Monster Jam Invades the RBC Center in Raleigh. For more information visit www.MonsterJam.


January 23. 4:00 p.m. Doors 2:30 p.m. Wake Forest

Men’s Basketball vs. Virginia. Joel Coliseum, Winston-Salem. Admission: Contact WFU at 758-3322.

January 23. 4:00 p.m. UNCG Men’s Basketball vs. Samford. Fleming Gym, UNCG Campus. For more information visit Tickets $5 and up are on sale at

January 24. 2:00 p.m. Doors 1:00 p.m. Wake Forest Women’s Basketball vs. Clemson. Joel Coliseum, Winston-Salem. Admission: Contact WFU at 758-3322.

January 25. Men at 5:30 p.m. Ladies at 6:30 p.m. WSSU Basketball vs. NC A&T. Joel Coliseum, Winston-Salem.Tickets $20 reserved, $15 general admission. For more information call 725-5635, e-mail or visit

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 info check out

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


January 21. 7:00-9:00 p.m. Candlelight Vigil and program in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, featuringRev. Dr. Cardes H. Brown Jr. of New Light Baptist Church. DanaAuditorium, Guilford College. For more information, call 316-2456 orvisit www.

January 21. 11:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m. & 4:00-7:00 p.m. Greensboro Library Hemphill Branch, 2301 W. Vandalia Rd. January22. 11:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m. & 4:00-7:00 p.m. Bryan Family YMCA, 501W. Market St., Greensboro. Your Money Bus Tour. Bring your questionsand get them answered by a financial advisor.

January22. 9:00 a.m. Open Meeting on Public Mental Health, DevelopmentalDisabilities & Substance Abuse Services. Villiage Inn, 6205 RamadaDr., Clemmons. Help CenterPoint Human Services shape the nextthree years of public Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities &Substance Abuse Services. Free. For more information call 714- 9100,e-mail or visit

January22. 10:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. January 23. 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. January 24.10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Central Carolina Boat & Fishing Show. SpecialEvents Center at the Greensboro Coliseum. For more information visit http://www.ncboatshows. com/.

January 23. 2:00-4:00 p.m. Financial Aid Workshop.

Central Library, 219 North Church St., Greensboro. For more information contact Robbie Owens at 373-4552.

January 23-24. Super Flea Market in the Pavilion at the Greensboro Coliseum. Free admission. For more information visit

January 25. 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. & 5:00-7:00 p.m. Kickoff to Kindergarten: Parent Day. High Point Museum. Representativesfrom Guilford County Schools and other community pre-K resources willbe available to answer questions and give you all the information youneed to register and prepare your child for pre-school or Kindergarten.Free, drop-in. For more information call 885-1859 or visit

January26. 7:30 p.m. “High Point Universe Day” with astronomy expert DonCline. Francis Auditorium in Phillips Hall, High Point UniversityCampus. For more information visit www.highpoint. edu.

FaithActionis now offering new Beginning and Intermediate courses in foreignlanguages. FaithAction International House, 705 N. Greene St.,Greensboro. For more information or to sign up for any of theselanguage programs, please contact Ryan Nilsen of FaithActionInternational House at 336-379-0037 ext. 1 or by email at rnilsen@faihouse. org. Register online at classes/.

Gong on now! The Greensboro Police Department

Central CRT Squad and Street Watch are collecting old footwear, hats, coats, gloves and blankets for the homeless. Itemscan be dropped off at the Kitchen Center located at 2602 South ElmEugene Street. A box will also be placed in the lobby. Please callahead to make arrangements to drop items off after hours, 373-2496.Additionally you can contact Michelle at Street Watch. For moreinformation visit

Partyon the Plank is accepting applications now from those who would like toparticipate in a premier summer cultural event in High Point. Visit the event website at to download an application.


January 22 & 30. 11:00 p.m. Paws to Read. Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem. 390 South Liberty St. For more information call 723-9111, e-mail or visit www.

Now through February 12. Purses Help Homeless Critters. Donateyour gently used and new purses, pocketbooks, handbags, backpacks andwallets and help homeless puppies and kittens in 2010! Donations can bedropped off at the Next Step Adoption Center, located at 705 MilnerDrive in Greensboro. Call 336-323-0850 for more details or go to