February 13. 7:00-11:00 p.m. “Eros, an Erotic Art
Show.” Lyndon Street Artworks, 205 S. Lyndon St.,
Greensboro. “Eros” is a fun, cheeky, energetic event
incorporating art, music, and live performances. There
are also contests, raffles, and free giveaways! For this
show, we invite all local artists and aspiring artists to
submit artwork by February 10 at 5:00 p.m. Admission
to the general public will be $5 per guest at the door.
For more information contact charlotteart@hotmail.
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 www.greensboroart.org.
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@
guilford.edu or visit the college’s Web site at www.
Now through 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 www.tagart.org or call 887-2137.
Now through March 20. “Surfacing” exhibition.
Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center, 1006
South Marshall St., Winston-Salem. The exhibition
will feature pottery by Valarie Williams, encaustic
paintings by Nadine Buckinger and oil and acrylic
paintings by Hilda Spain-Owen and Judy Stead.
For more information call 777.0076 or visit www.
food & drink
February 12. 6:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m. Twin City Kiwanis
Club’s 53rd annual Pancake Jamboree. This charity
event has become one of the most treasured fundraising
efforts in Winston-Salem , with its proceeds going
to support over 20 worthwhile youth programs across
our community. Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for
children under 12. The meal includes Pepsi soft drinks,
coffee, milk and orange drink. Take out service will be
available. The morning shift from 6:00 am to 10:00 am
will be broadcast live on WSJS. Join the fun at noon
for the infamous “Celebrity Pancake Eating Contest.”
For more information contact Norman Ussery at
748-0857 x 202.
February 13. 4:00-8:00 p.m. Valentine’s Celebration.
Gallery Hall, 106 South Main St., Lexington. A
wine tasting & a wine jelly tasting, live romantic music,
and wonderful new artwork with a Love theme for
under $125.00. Come and bring that special someone.
Admission is free. For more information visit www.
galleryhall.net or call 248-2787.
February 14. 1:00-4:00 p.m. I Love You Lunch
Fundraiser. Historic Chatham Mills, Pittsboro.
Come celebrate love with local food and drink!
The gourmet three-course lunch will feature Greek
chicken soup, sweet potato muffins, roasted tomato
and goat cheese tarts, winter baby salad mix, beet
chiffon pie, and more! Tickets to the event are only
$10 in advance and $15 at the door (children under
12 are $8) and can be purchased online at http://
or purchase a $3 drink ticket for Benjamin Vineyards
wine or Carolina Brewery beer. For more information
contact Carol Peppe Hewitt at iloveulunch@gmail.
com, or The Abundance Foundation at 533-5181.
February 17. 6:30 p.m. For the Love of Chocolate.
Salem Academy & College, 601 S. Church St.,
Winston-Salem. Indulge yourself in a chocolatetasting
extravaganza! Learn about the history and
production of chocolate, then sample and evaluate a
variety of delicious chocolates. This makes a wonderful
Valentine’s Day treat: gift certificates available.
$25; for two people, $40. For more information call
721-2855, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit
February 12-28. Fridays & Saturdays. 8:00 p.m.
Sundays. 2:00 p.m. Forever Plaid. Theatre Alliance,
1047 Northwest Blvd., Winston-Salem. Theatre Alliance
will donate one dollar for every ticket purchased,
or every seat reserved with a Flexpass – between now
and opening night. All donations will go to Haitian
relief efforts. For tickets and showtimes visit http://
February 12. 7:30 p.m. Rhythms of Triumph featuring
Ledisi with special guest Confunkshun. War
Memorial Auditorium, Greensboro. Tickets are $20
and are available at the Coliseum box office, at www.
book it! e-mail email@example.com
ticketmaster.com and by phone 1-800-745-3000.
A community celebration of Black History Month
featuring national, regional and local artists. For more
information visit http://www.wqmg.com/.
February 12. 8:30 p.m. Female vocal trio Angel
Band brings its amazing vocal harmonies, mostly
original Americana-based songs and boisterous onstage
interplay to the Garage, 10 W. 7th St., Winston-
Salem. Tickets $10. For more information about the
show, call 777-1127 or visit the www.the-garage.ws.
February 14. 3:00 p.m. An Afternoon of Love
Songs and Arias. Brendle Hall, Wake Forest University,
Winston-Salem. Celebrate Valentine’s Day with
Piedmont Opera as it presents an afternoon filled with
some of the most romantic and enchanting music
ever written. From scenes from Romeo and Juliet to
the more contemporary sounds of Gershwin’s love
songs, there will be something that makes everyone’s
heart beat faster. The concert will be followed by a
wine and dessert reception hosted by Dewey’s Bakery.
Tickets are available at 724-3202 or piedmontopera.
org. Seating is extremely limited.
February 24. 7:30 p.m. New Garden Friends Meeting,
Greensboro. Renowned singer-songwriter
Carrie Newcomer will celebrate the release of her
latest album, “Before and After,” with a concert.
The event is free and open to the public. Donations
at the door will benefit New Garden Friends School
and the Friends Center at Guilford College. Newcomer
will spend a day with students at New Garden Friends
School and will conduct two workshops at Guilford
College. Please contact Deborah Shaw at316.2326
if you would like to attend. For more information
on Carrie Newcomer and her music, visit http://carrienewcomer.com/.
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.
February 14. 5:00-7:30 p.m. Sunday Dance.
Skateland West, 200 Stage Coach Trail, Greensboro.
Ballroom, Latin, Swing music, huge dance floor,
free refreshments. Includes 45 min dance lesson by
a professional instructor. Admission $10, USA Dance
members only $7, students $5. For more information
call 852-0515, e-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.
February 16. Registration opens for Dance it Off
Classes. Fif Element. Join fun-fitness expert Cortney
Wilson for 16-weeks of exciting cultural and club-style
dance workouts that will burn, tone and sculpt your
entire body, all through DANCE! Featured workouts
include Zumba, Zumba Toning, ClubKick and the new
Indian dance workout, the Masala Bhangra Workout!
Great for all fitness levels! Visit www.FiF-Element.
com for registration and class details! Email cortney@
fif-element.com for more information.
February 20. 7:30 p.m. Operation Smile “Dancing
with the Carolina Stars” Event. Revolution Mills
Studios, 1200 Revolution Mill Dr., Greensboro.
Local celebrities will compete to raise money and help
bring new smiles to children around the world. Some
of the local celebrities that will participate in the event
include, Jack Murphy from “Murphy in the Morning”
radio show on 107.5 KZL, Chris Kelly from WKRR,
Rock 92 “The Two Guys Named Chris” show, local City
Councilman, Zack Matheny, and country singer, Lisa
Dames. To purchase tickets and for more information,
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
www.letsdancetriad.com letsdancetriad@gmail .com
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. For
more information visit www.royalexpressions.org or
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. Performance opportunites for the more
advance. $38 for 8 weeks. Ongoing. Also 8:15-9 p.m.
Choreography. Learn routines and the use of more
props such as sword, cane, drum, candles, tambourine
and more. Perform in a troupe for the public. $30 for 8
weeks. Ongoing. Call 336.379.1712 or 336.455.5977.
Mindful Flow Yoga. An invigorating yoga practice
with postures that build strength and train flexibility.
Mindful Flow cultivates precise alignment, steadiness
and ease. Taught by Kirtan Coan, 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
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.
February 15. 6:30-8:30 p..m. Reiki I Certification
Class at Light Touch. 1515 W. Cornwallis Dr., Suite
201 in The Center for Body Health, Greensboro.
Learn how to use the Japanese Reiki touch therapy
technique to nurture your body, mind, and spirit,
improve health and wellness, and relieve stress!
Treat yourself, family, friends, and animals! This class
includes a Certification for Reiki I following Usui tradition,
information about the history of Reiki, multiple
attunements, chakra information, meditation techniques,
and a personal manual for you to keep! Fee
$100. Read more at www.triadlighttouch.com and call
Christina Allen 336-420-2398 to register now!
Every Tuesday. 7:00-8:00 p.m. Prenatal Yoga.
Taught By: Catherine Greene at The 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
please contact The Center for Holistic Healing at 336-
841-4307 or visit www.center4holistichealing.com
Now through February 18. “Broken Embraces.”
Now through February 11. “A Single Man.” Now
through February 11. “Kunstler: Disturbing
the Universe.” Aperture Cinema, 311 West 4th St.,
Winston-Salem. For more information and show times
call 722-8148 or visit aperturecinema.com.
Now through February 21. Fridays & Saturdays,
8:00 p.m. Sundays, 3:00 p.m. To Be Young, Gifted
and Black. Stained Glass Playhouse, 4401 Indiana
Ave., Winston-Salem. Autobiographical play with
music about the life of Lorraine Hansberry, author of
“A Raisin In The Sun.” $12.00 Adults, $10.00 Seniors/
Students. For more information call 661-4949, e-mail
email@example.com or visit stainedglassplayhouse.
February 13. 8:00-10:00 p.m. Guilford College
Black History Month Program, “The Revolution.”
Dana Auditorium, Guilford College, 5800 W.
Friendly Ave., Greensboro. A performance mixing
music, spoken-word poetry and dance will highlight
Guilford College’s series of events celebrating Black
History Month, with events continuing through
February. For more information contact Sara Butner
Now through February 14. The 8th Annual
Greensboro Fringe Festival in Downtown Greensboro.The
festival will present over 25 new works
for the stage showcasing all local artists. For more
information about shows, show times, and tickets go
to www.greensborofringefestival.org or call 549-7431.
February 16. 7:00 p.m. Auditions for “The Waverly
Gallery.” Art Council Theatre, 610 Coliseum Dr.,
Winston-Salem. The cast calls for three men and two
women. The women are mother and daughter and
will appear to be about 80 and 50 years old. The men
are roughly aged 20, 30 and 50. The play deals warmly
and humorously with several family issues of aging
including Alzheimer’s disease. Performances will be
April 9 – 11. For any further questions please call Norman
at 748-0857 Ext 202.
First Thursday of every month. 7:00 p.m. The
Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SEC-
CA) and Krankies Coffee are partnering to present a
film series called “Art Grind.” Krankies Werehouse, 211
East Third St., Winston-Salem. For more information
about the series, call Ellen Wallace at397.2107 or visit
www.secca.org or www.krankiescoffee.com.
kids & teens
February 12. 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. February 13.
11:00 a.m. The Velveteen Rabbit. The Children’s
Theatre of Winston-Salem, 610 Coliseum Dr. The
power of play and childhood fancy, the pure light of
unconditional love -these timeless forces illuminate
TheatreIV’s faithful rendering of Margery Williams’ tale
of friendship and the passing of time. For more information
contact Jeana Whitaker at 748-0857 x 204.
February 12. 11:00 a.m. Ringling Brothers Barnum
& Bailey Circus Clowns will be at the Greensboro
Children’s Museum, 220 N. Church St. For more
information call 574-2898 or visit www.gcmuseum.com.
February 13. 10:30 a.m. Brain Minders Puppet
Show. Greensboro Children’s Museum, 220 N.
Church St. Meet Brain Minder Buddies, Gerald Giraffe,
Penny Panda, and Martin Monkey as they explore
how to “Play Safe and Play Smart”! Created by the Pilot
International Club, this interactive puppet show will
show you how to protect your brain! For more information
call 574-2898 or visit www.gcmuseum.com.
February 13. 1:00-4:00 p.m. Handmade Hearts
Class. Theatre Art Galleries at the High Point Theatre,
220 East Commerce Ave. Ages 7 and up. $25.
Celebrate Valentine’s Day in your own unique style
with theme creations that are ready to wear. Design
an assortment of handmade jewelry, using paper
pulp, embossing foil and clay. For more information
February 14. Valentine’s Day at the Greensboro
Children’s Museum, 220 N. Church St. Make “lovely”
cards & crafts for your sweethearts! For more information
call 574-2898 or visit www.gcmuseum.com.
Month of February. “Forget Me Not’s Cutest Kid
Contest.” Forget Me Not Photography, 1300
Battleground Ave, Greensboro. The purpose of this
contest is to raise money for a really great local charity,
the Family Support Network of Central Carolina. For
more information visit http://www.blog.aforget-
photographer.html or www.fsncc.org.
Tuesdays. 3:30 p.m. Culture of Color Program – Soil
Stories. Greensboro Children’s Museum. 220 N.
Church St. Explore the richness of African American
Culture through indoor garden activities. Make crafts
with cotton, okra, and other vegetables, read stories,
and design your own garden. For more information
call 574-2898 or visit www.gcmuseum.com.
Wednesdays. 3:30 p.m. Wee Little Kids on the Ball
Program (ages 3-5 yrs). Greensboro Children’s
Museum. 220 N. Church St. Get your kids moving
in a fun way using kid-sized exercise balls! Activities
and games focus on a variety of fitness disciplines
including balance, coordination, strength, cardio, and
flexibility. No pre-registration necessary. For more
information call 574-2898 or visit www.gcmuseum.
Thursdays. 3:30 p.m. Simply Story Time. Greensboro
Children’s Museum. 220 N. Church St. Enjoy
special story time in the Theater. For more information
call 574-2898 or visit www.gcmuseum.com.
Wednesdays. SciWorks. “Science Storybook.”
Gather around as we read a popular children’s book
and then make a craft based on the story. Science
Storybook takes place each Wednesday at
SciWorks. Designed for preschoolers. We request that
children be accompanied by adult guardian. Free with
paid museum admission. 400 West Hanes Mill Road.
For more information: 336.767.6730.
Third Thursdays. 7p.m. 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 get to know and support each other,
have fun and informally discuss topics of interest to
leagues & clubs
The American Red Cross is accepting monetary
donations to support earthquake relief efforts
in Haiti. You can help the victims by making a
financial gift to the American Red Cross International
Response Fund, which will provide immediate relief
and long-term support through supplies, technical
assistance and other support to help those in need.
The American Red Cross honors donor intent. Donations
can be sent to the American Red Cross, P.O. Box
37243, Washington, D.C. 20013, or made by phone
at 1-800-REDCROSS or 1-800-257-7575 (Spanish) or
online at www.redcross.org.
The American Cancer Society is now recruiting
Relay Teams for the May 2010 High Point Relay
For Life. This is a walking relay to raise money to find a
cure for cancer. Organizations wishing to have a team
and participate in this worthwhile event may do so
by contacting Rich Guilliouma, Team Recruitment,
High Point Relay For Life at 336-905-7954 or rrichray@
Fridays. 7:45-9:00 a.m. Professional Women’s Network
(PWN) Meetings. 3150 N. Elm St. (upstairs in
the BBT/REMAX building), Greensboro. For more
information visit www.pwngreensboro.org or contact
Ann Hardee at 327-8440 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fourth Tuesday of every month. Greater
Greensboro Republican Women’s Club meetings.
Starmount Forest Country Club, 1 Sam Snead Dr.,
Greensboro. For more information contact Libby
Kendrick at 643-3066.
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 at Polo Recreation Center. Ages 10-100
welcome, free play, dues upon membership, 9-games,
tournament style & 2-player cribbage. For more information
336.887.9704 or www.TwinCityCribbageClub.
com (1850 Polo Road W-S).
February 11. 7:00 p.m. Doors 6:00 p.m. Wake
Forest Women’s Basketball vs. Maryland. Joel
Coliseum, Winston-Salem. Admission: Contact WFU
February 13. 8:00 p.m. Doors 6:30 p.m. Wake
Forest Men’s Basketball vs. Georgia Tech. Joel
Coliseum, Winston-Salem. Admission: Contact WFU
February 15. 7:00 p.m. UNCG Men’s Basketball vs.
Western Carolina. Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets
$5 and up. For more information visit http://www.
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: email@example.com
or call Country Club Lanes at
Saturdays and Sundays: Hiking, kayaking, and
socializing with the Piedmont Hiking and Outing
Club. 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.
February 11. 6:30 p.m. Monthly Environmental
Movie Night & Discussion. The Blessings Project
Foundation, 823 Reynolda Rd., Winston-Salem.
“Addicted to Plastic.” A documentary filmed around
the world, including the “plastic island” in the middle
of the Pacific Ocean, where plastic debris accumulates.
All are welcome . Refreshments provided. Free Admission.
For more information, please call 642-4361.
February 13. 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Chinese New
Year Festival. Greensboro Cultural Center, 200
N. Davie St. Free festival admission. Tickets required
for cultural shows, $1 per person. Come check out
chinese food, dancing, martial arts, performances and
various booths. For more information call 509-5907.
February 13. 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. February 14.
1:00-4:00 p.m. Blacksmithing Demonstration
in the Historical Park, High Point. Come watch a
costumed blacksmith in action as he crafts various
iron pieces. All ages welcome. Free, drop-in. For more
information call 885-1859 or visit www.highpointmusuem.org.
February 15. 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. American Red
Cross Blood Drive. Deacon Rooms, Joel Coliseum,
Winston-Salem. For additional information, contact
Vickie Dickson at 725.4346.
February 18. 10:00-11:30 a.m. Free Heart Seminar
and Refreshments. American Red Cross Greensboro
Chapter, 1501 Yanceyville St., Greensboro.
Seating is limited. Please RSVP your attendance to
firstname.lastname@example.org. Door prizes! Networking
opportunities! And much more! For more information
Tuesdays & Thursdays, Now through April 15. 9:30
a.m.-4:00 p.m. February 12, 19 & 26. 12:30-4:00
p.m. AARP Tax-Aide Program (for low & middle
income taxpayers, especially those 60 and over).
Central Library, 219 N. Church St., Greensboro. No appointment
necessary; first come, first served. For more
information about free tax help at the Greensboro
Libraries, contact Frank Barefoot at 373-2715.
Now through May 14. 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. The
English Language & Stitching Exchange. Caldcleugh
Multicultural Arts Center, 1700 Orchard St.,
Greensboro. A creative way to improve converstational
English skills. All levels of language proficiency
and handstitching skill welcome. $1.00 per day. For
more information call 373-2026.
February 10-14. Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey
Circus. Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets $14 and up.
Tickets can be purchased at the box office, by phone
1-800-745-3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com.
For more information visit www.ringling.com.
February 13. 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Purses for Pups
and Purrs. Sedgefield Presbyterian Church, 4216
Wayne Rd., Greensboro. Gently used and new
purses, pocketbooks, handbags, backpacks and
wallets will be on sale to help homeless puppies and
kittens in 2010! Hundreds of animals are abandoned
each year in our community. Call 547-9600 for more
details or go to www.arfpnc.com.
February 13 & 14. Clifford visits the Greensboro
Children’s Museum, 220 N. Church St. Clifford
the dog will be hear making special appearances
throughout the day! For more information call 574-
2898 or visit www.gcmuseum.com.