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April 8. 6:30-8:00 p.m. Art After Dark Workshop with Lynn Book–”Movement: Embodied Acts.” Weatherspoon Art Museum, corner of spring Garden & Tate st., Greensboro. No experience is necessary. For details and to reserve a space, e-mail weatherspoon@uncg.edu or call 334-5770.

April 10. 1:00-4:00 p.m. Catch the Rhythm: Spring Community Day. Weatherspoon Art Museum, Corner of Spring Garden & Tate St., Greensboro. musical performance, dancers and art making activities. For more information call 334-5770 or visit weatherspoon.uncg.edu. April 10. 1:00-5:00 p.m. Reception for a father & son art exhibition: “Two Martins.” Anne Rudd Galyon and Irene Cullis Galleries in the cowan Building, Greensboro college. Includes paintings, drawings, sculpture and mixed-media works in the exhibit–more than 100 pieces in all. For more information visit www.greensborocollege.edu.

April 13. 12:00 p.m. Noon at the Spoon. Weatherspoon Art Museum, Corner of Spring Garden & Tate St., Greensboro. Public tour: “coalescence: collages from the Permanent collection.” For more information call 334-5770 or visit weatherspoon.uncg. edu.

April 14-16. 6:30 p.m. Opening reception. A community art installation, “Unbound: Celebrating Emotional Liberation.” eisenberg social Hall of Hanes student commons on the UNcsA campus, 1533 s. main st., Winston-salem. To showcase the stories of people transcending labels and reclaiming their lives. For more information visit www. uncsa.edu.

Now through April 23. Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition. Center for Visual Arts, 2nd Floor of the Cultural Arts Center in Downtown Greensboro. A reception will be held on April 9, 6:00-9:00 p.m. open to the public. For more information contact Gallery curator, kristy Thomas at 333-7485 or at cvagreensboro@gmail.com.

Now through May 1. Season passes are being sold for the 2010 Summer Art Series. Surry Arts Council. 218 Rockford St., Mount Airy. Passes are for events held at the Blackmon Amphitheatre and the Downtown cinema Theatre from may 1 through september 19. cost $100, $125 after may 1. children 12 and under are free

for these events. call 786-7998 or visit www. surryarts.org.

Now through May 8. “Interpretations: Rams Create, the 18th Annual Senior Art Show.” Winston-Salem State University’s Diggs Gallery. Free and open to the public. For more information call 750-2458 or visit www.wssu.edu/diggs.

Now through May 9. Exhibition: Existed, Leonardo Drew. Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNCG. corner of spring Garden and Tate streets. For more information call 334-5770 or visit weatherspoon@uncg.edu.

Now through June 27. “William Christenberry: Photographs, 1961–2005.”

Reynolda House Museum of American Art, 2250 Reynolda Rd., Winston-Salem. For more information call 758-5150.

Now enrolling for the University of North Carolina School of the Arts’ (UNCSA) Summer Session, which runs June 20-July 23.

For more information, contact Admissions, UNcsA, 1533 s. main st., Winston-salem, Nc 27127; e-mail admissions@uncsa.edu; or visit the school’s website at www.uncsa.edu/ summersession. The telephone number is 770-3290.

Mondays: 7:00-9:00 p.m. Tuesdays: 9:30noon and 6:30-9:00 p.m. Painting classes.

Red Door Studio/Gallery. 3631 Redfield Dr., Greensboro. For more information visit www.nancybulluck.com or call 288-5415.

First Friday of the month. 6:00-9:00 p.m. Lyndon Street Artworks. 205 Lyndon St., Greensboro. Featuring over forty local artists’ working studios that are open to the public. For more information call 370-0025 or visit lyndonstreetartworks.com.

food & drink

April 9. 3:00 p.m. Growing Small Fruits in the Landscape Class. Clemmons Branch Library, 2554 Clemmons Rd. learn how to prepare and amend the soil for planting as well as how to prune and harvest small fruits. Free. For more information call 703-2850, e- mail craig_mauney@ncsu.edu or visit www. forsyth.cc/ces.

April 9. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Senior Wheels Medical Transportation program’s Eighth Annual Spaghetti Dinner. Christ United Methodist Church, 410 N. Holden Rd., Greensboro. Tickets $7 adults, $3 children. UNc-Greensboro spartones will perform.

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Door prizes. For tickets or more information, please contact sarah Beth Wynne at 373- 4816, ext. 248.

April 17. 5:00 p.m. Boy Scout Troop 109’s Annual Spaghettie Dinner & Silent Auction. Guilford College United Methodist Church, 1205 Fleming Rd., Greensboro. Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for children 6 and under; tickets for the raffle are $5 each. For more information, please visit www. boyscouttroop109.com or call 337-5245.

May 29. 11:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. 10th Annual North Carolina Wine Festival. Tanglewood Park, Clemmons. 40 wineries, arts, crafts, food and music featuring the chairmen of the Board. For tickets and more information visit www.ncwinefestival.com or call 733-5846.

June 14. 5:30-9:00 p.m. Taste: a Culinary Sampling & Silent Auction. Embassy Suites, Greensboro. over 25 food & beverage booths from area restaurants, hotels, caterers and distributors. live music. Tickets $35 through June 11. For tickets and more information visit www.tasteguilford.com.

music

April 7. Doors 7:00 p.m. Show 9:00 p.m. An evening with Ween. Millennium Center, Winston-Salem. Tickets $26 advance, $30 day of show. Tickets are available online at www.ziggyrock.net, by phone at 919-967- 9053 or at the Record exchange in Winstonsalem, cat’s cradle & cD Ally in chapel Hill and schoolkids in Raleigh.

April 9. 9:00 p.m. The Vagabond Saints’ Society presents Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds’ 1993 live album, “Live Seeds,” in its entirety. The Garage. 110 West 7th st., Winston-salem. For more information call 777-1127, e-mail dougdavis@flytrapmusicproduction.com or visit www.the-garage.ws.

April 9 & 11. 8:00 p.m. April 13. 7:30 p.m. Piedmont Opera’s “Turnadot.” The Stevens Center at UNCSA, Winston-Salem. Tickets $15 to $85 and may be purchased online at www.piedmontopera.org or from the Piedmont opera Box office either in person or by phone at 724-3202.

April 10. 2:00 & 8:00 p.m. “Life Is a Song!” Concert. Carolina Theatre, downtown Greensboro. Tickets: matinee $14, evening $18. Purchase tickets online www.greensborobarbershop.com or by calling Geoff Gregg at 253-7071. A portion of concert

proceeds will go directly to the moses cone Pediatric Program.

April 10. 7:00 p.m. Three Days Grace with Chevelle & Adelitas Way. RBC Center, Raleigh. All tickets $39.00 general admission and will be available at the RBc center box office, all Ticketmaster locations, charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000 and online at Ticketmaster.com.

April 10. 7:30 p.m. Emerson String Quartet. Watson Chamber Music Hall located on the UNCSA campus, 1533 S. Main St., Winston-Salem. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. For tickets, call the UNcsA Box office at 721-1945 or visit www.uncsa.edu/performances.

April 11. 4:00 p.m. Music Center Mosaic Concert (Rescheduled Date). War Memorial Auditorium, Greensboro. Tickets $10.

Tickets are available at the coliseum box office, online at ticketmaster.com and by phone 1-800-745-3000. Proceeds benefit the music center. Visit www.greensborocoliseum.com for a list of performers.

April 11. 6:00-9:00 p.m. Sunday Reggae t Boston’s House of Jazz & Blues, 422 N. Edgeworth St., Greensboro. $10 admission. “lively up yourself” with the caribbean sounds of Paul Patrice’s Island Vibes.

For more information call 279-1152 or visit bostonshouseofjazz.com.

April 12. 7:00 p.m. Masters of the Celtic Harp w/ Gráinne Hambly and William Jackson. Penn-Griffin School for the Arts, 825 East Washington, High Point. $5.00 at the door (for group tickets please contact in advance). For more information contact mike connors at a7string@aol.com or visit www. harpagency.com/artist1.htm.

April 14. 7:30 p.m. The Wailin’ Jennys. Dana Auditorium, Guilford College, Greensboro. The award-winning canadian contemporary folk trio. seats $25-$35 are available at the Greensboro coliseum Advance Box office, online at Ticketmaster.com and by phone at 1-800-745-3000.

April 17. 7:30 p.m. Bach, Beethoven & Brubeck, An Evening of Music. Christ United Methodist Church, 410 N. Holden Rd., Greensboro. Free, donations accepted. Donations benefit Blood & marrow Transplant and leukemia & Hematology Research at WFU school of medicine. For more information call 286-4930 or visit www. mackayfoundation.org.

Mondays. 9:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m. Open Jam. 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 420-7711.

Wednesdays. 7:00-9:00 p.m. High Lonesome

Strings Bluegrass Association Open Bluegrass Jams. First, third & fifth Wednesdays at the cultural Arts center, 200 N. Davie st., Greensboro in the rehearsal room. second & forth Wednesdays at icoffee in summerfield, intersection of 150 W. & lake Brandt Rd. For more information visit www. highlonesomestrings.org.

Thursdays. Youth Music Lessons. Old- Time Music Heritage Hall, 218 Rockford St., Mount Airy. Free Fiddle, Guitar and Banjo lessons for kids. master musician Jim Vipperman of Vip’s Violins teaches fiddle at 5:30 p.m., and guitar and banjo at 6:15 p.m. No sign-up is required and instruments are available for use during the lessons. For more information call 786-7998.

Thursdays. 6:00-9:00 p.m. Live acoustic music featuring Keith Burkhat & Tom Rucker. Salsarita’s, 1602 Highwoods Blvd., Greensboro. Beer specials, excellent margaritas and more. Free chips and salsa. For more info call 632-8877.

Thursdays. 7:00-10:00 p.m. Weekly Jam Sessions. Old-Time Music Heritage Hall, 218 Rockford St., Mount Airy. Free, all ages welcome. Also held every saturday from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at the Downtown cinema Theatre, 142 N. main st., mount Airy, followed by a live WPAQ radio broadcast of the merry-Go-Round program. For information contact the surry Arts council at 786-7998.

dance

April 10. 7:00 p.m. Fred Astaire Dance Studios presents a Benefit Showcase. T. Austin Finch Auditorium, 406 Unity St., Thomasville. This event will help kristina Tokic, a 23 year old who was recently diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma. For tickets and more information call 299-4977 or 766-9233.

April 16. 8:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m. Piedmont Traid Singles: Spring Fling Dance/Party. George K’s, 2108 Cedar Fork Dr., Greensboro. DJ playing 70’s/80’s, beach music, top 40, swing music. cash bar, door prizes, dress to impress, ladies choice dances. $10. For more information e-mail peggy15311@yahoo.com or visit www.piedmonttriadsingles.com.

Now through April 22. 7:30 p.m. World Dance Exchange presents Intro into Latin Dance. Greensboro Cultural Center, Studio 317, 200 N Davie St. 4/1-latin Fusion, 4/8-salsa, 4/15- Merengue, 4/22 Cumbia. No partner necessary. All 5 for only $24 or 1 class for $7.50. For information call 456-4149 or www.worldancexchange.com.

Mondays. 7:00-8:00 p.m. Belly Dance Class. Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Dr., Greensboro. $38 for 8 weeks.

Ongoing. For more information call 379-1712 or 455-5977.

Tuesdays. 7:30-10:30 p.m. Fiddle & Bow Country Dance. Vintage Theatre, 7 Vintage Ave., Winston-Salem. No partner needed. Cost $7. For more information call 272-3245.

Tuesdays & Wednesdays. Dance Classes. Royal Exprssions, 930-A S. Chapman St., Greensboro. Cost $10 per class or 10 class pass is $70. students receive 50% off. Contact Princess at info@royalexpressions.org for the class schedule. For more information visit www.royalexpressions.org or call 404-2999.

Wednesdays. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Belly Dancing Class. The Center For Holistic Healing, 623 York Ave Suite 103, High Point. Cost: $10.00 per class. For more information call 841-4307 or visit www.chhtree.com.

Wednesdays. 8:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m. Latin Night at the Millennium Center, Winston- Salem. DJ Nick Peluso and DJ Paco. There will also be dance lessons by instructors sonsera and her partner Hemant. The bar will be open. entry $8. For more information call 723-3700 or visit www.MCenterevents.com.

First & Third Saturdays. 7:30 p.m. “Let’s Dance.” The Clarion Hotel, Greensboro. For more information visit www.letsdancetriad. com, e-mail letsdancetriad@gmail .com or call 451-4441.

new age

April 10. 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Natural Triad Health & Wellness Show. Special Events Center at the Greensboro Coliseum. Features over 100 exhibitors in all areas of health and wellness. Informative speakers. learn about optimizing your health in a natural and holistic way. Free and open to the public. For more information visit www. naturaltriad.com.

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.

Tuesdays and Thursdays. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Yoga for All. Center for Holistic Healing, High Point. The practice of yoga benefits all people–regardless of age, size, or physical fitness. For more information and other class schedules call 841-4307 or visit www. center4holistichealing.com.

stage

April 8. 8:00 p.m. Tim Miller will perform “Lay of the Land.” Agnes de Mille Theatre on the UNCSA campus, Winston-Salem. A saucy, sharp-knifed look at the state of the Union during a time of trial. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for seniors and students, and are available through the UNCsA Box Office at 721-1945.

April 8-10. 8:00 p.m. Sam Shepard’s “Curse of the Starving Class.” Sternberger Auditorium, in Founders Hall at Guilford College.

Tickets are $1 for members of the Guilford College community and $5 for all others. For information and reservations, please call 316-2414. seating is limited.

April 9 & 10. 7:30 p.m. April 11. 3:00 p.m. “Gideon.” Andy Griffith Playhouse, 218 Rockford St., Mount Airy. Admission $10. For more information contact the surry Arts Council at 786-7998 or visit www.surryarts. org.

April 11-May 2. “Ethel Waters: His Eye Is On the Sparrow.” Triad Stage, 232 S. Elm St., Greensboro. $10-$42. For showtimes, tickets and more information visit www. triadstage.org or call 272-0160 and 866-579- TIXX.

April 13-17. 7:30 p.m. April 18. 2:00 p.m. “South Pacific” Musical. Gail Brower Huggins Performance Center in the Odell Building on the Greensboro College campus. Active duty and service members are free. Admission $10 adults, $8 students/seniors. For reservations and information, call 217- 7220.

Saturdays. 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free Acting Classes! Windsor Recreation Center, 1601 e. lee st., Greensboro. $5 registration fee and scholarships are available for those in need. For more information, contact Charlene Duncan at 681-8980. seating is limited!

film

Now showing. Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St., Durham. “North Face,” “The Ghost Writer,” Survival of the Dead” & “Night of the Living Dead.” For showtimes and tickets visit beta.carolinatheatre.org.

Aperture Cinema, 311 West 4th St., Winston-Salem. Now through April 8. “The White Ribbon” & “Cloe.” Beginning April 2. “North Face” & “Terribly Happy.” Beginning April 9. “The Girl on the Train” & “Me and Orson Welles.” For more information and show times call 722-8148 or visit aperturecinema.com. April 7. “Wings of Desire.” April 12. “A Sting in a Tale.” 7:30 p.m. International Film Series. Joseph Bryan Jr. Auditorium, located in the frank Family science Center, Guildord College. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Hiroko Hirakawa at 316-2413 or hhirakaw@guilford. edu.

April 8. 7:00 p.m. Environmental Movie Night, “No Impact Man.” Temple Emanuel, 201 Oakwood Dr., Winston-Salem. Free. All are welcome. Refreshments provided. For more information call Cynthia silber at 642- 4361 or Gayle Tuch at 766-2767.

April 10. Pre-event 7:00 p.m. Showtime 8:00 p.m. Lunafest. Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, 501 S. Mendenhall St., Greensboro. short films by, for and about women. Tickets $15 general, $10 students. To reserve tickets call 549-8367. For more information e-mail louise@hirschwellnessnetwork.org or visit www.lunafest.com.

April 15-25. The 12th Annual RiverRun International Film Festival, Winston- Salem. screening 100 plus films from 25 plus countries. Tickets and passes are now on sale at the stevens Center box office, via www. riverrunfilm.com or over the phone, 721- 1945. For up-to-date information visit www. riverrunfilm.com or call 336-724-1502

April 23. 6:30 p.m. Documentary films exploring

issues from coal mining in Appalachia to access to water supplies around the globe will be shown at the Weatherspoon Art Museum, corner of spring Garden & Tate st., Greensboro. Free and open to the public. For more information contact sarah Dorsey at 334-5610 or sbdorsey@uncg.edu.

First Thursday of every month. 7:00 p.m. Film Series, “Art Grind.” Krankies Werehouse, 211 East Third St., Winston-Salem.

This free series will present documentary and independent films that reflect upon the nature of art, music, creativity, ingenuity and the human spirit. For more information call ellen Wallace at 397-2107 or visit www.secca. org and www.krankiescoffee.com.

kids & teens

April 10. Robot # 9 Visits Greensboro Children’s Museum. 220 N. Church St. For more information visit www.gcmuseum.com or call 574-2898.

April 11. 3:00-5:00 p.m. “North African Mosaics.” Community Arts Sundays at Art- Quest, Green Hill Center, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Families will create their own paper mosaic. Admission: $2.50/adult; $2.50/ child; Green Hill members free. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by adults. For more information call 333-7460.

Now through April 15. Registration for the Children’s Theatre of Winston-Salem’s 2010 Playhouse Summer Theatre Camp, “A Summer Of Castles And Dreams.” Arts Council Theatre, 610 Coliseum Dr. Register before April 15 to take advantage of the early Bird discount. space is limited! Please call Jeana Whitaker at 748-0857, ext. 204 before registering to check camp availability.

Mondays-Fridays. 2:30-6:00 p.m. After School Arts. 1700 Orchard St., Greensboro. students in grades k-6 have an hour of study time and then learn about the artistic cultures of the world through projects and daily activities. $35/week. For more information call 373-5881 or e-mail caldcleugh@ greensboro-nc.gov

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! No pre-registration necessary. For more information call 574- 2898 or visit www.gcmuseum.com.

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.

Third Thursdays. 7:00 p.m. YouthSAFE Meeting. Green Bean, South Elm St., Greensboro. Teens, age 14 -18, gather each month to get to know and support each other, have fun and informally discuss topics of interest to lGBTIQ youth. For more information e-mail youthsafe@gmail.com.

leagues & clubs

April 9. 5:30-6:45 p.m. Triad Students For Life Meeting. Holy Cross Church, Kernersville. state senator Peter Brunstetter will speak. For more information visit www. triadstudentsforlife.webs.com.

Fourth Tuesday of every month. 11:00 a.m. Greater Greensboro Republican Women’s Club meetings. Starmount Forest Country Club, 1 Sam Snead Dr., Greensboro. Guests welcome. Optional lunch. For more information contact libby kendrick at 643-3066.

Tuesdays, Now through April 20. Dinner 5:30-6:00 p.m. Workshops 6:00-8:00 p.m. Win-Win Resolutions, Inc. Family C.R.E.W. Program. Temple Memorial Baptist Church, 1458 Cedrow Dr., High Point. Win-Win Resolutions is a non-profit organization dedicated to violence prevention. For more information contact Debra Vigliano at 230-1232.

Tuesdays. 7:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m. Series 7 Poker league at Zion Bar & Grille, 5601 Roanne Way, Greensboro. lots of fun and great food. Call 834-1899 for more information.

Fourth Tuesday of every month. Herbal Thyme Guild Meetings. Guilford County Agricultural Center, 3309 Burlington Rd., Greensboro. Visitors welcome. For more information call 685-9135 or visit thegardenhive. com.

Thursdays. 1:30-4:30 p.m. The Mah Jongg Gamers. Leonard Recreation Center, Greensboro. Play, refresh your skills or learn mah Jongg, American style, using the National mah Jongg league card. For details, call ellen muratori at 292 3754 or email summerellen@yahoo.com.

First & Third Thursdays. 7:15-8:45 p.m. Sanctioned meetings by Eckhart Teachings. 406 State St., Greensboro. meeting format: silent meditation and watching eckhart Tolle DVD’s of talks and retreats. cost: voluntary donations. For more information call the meeting facilitator, Randy, at 255-0221.

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 annhardee@remax.net.

Third Thursday of every month. 7:00 p.m. Photography Club. Downstairs classroom of the Andy Griffith Playhouse, 218 Rockford St., Mount Airy. Please call or e-mail to be placed on the e-mail list for meeting information and topics: Robert merritt at merritt.rob@ gmail.com or Hobart Jones at summersetva@aol.com, 710-0139.

The American Red Cross is accepting monetary donations to support earthquake relief efforts in Haiti. 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 905-7954 or rrichray@email.com.

sports

April 9. 7:30 p.m. Smucker’s Stars on Ice Tour. RBC Center, Raleigh. Tickets $25 and up and can be purchased at the RBc center box office, at all Ticketmaster outlets, by phone 1-800-345-7000 or online at Ticketmaster.com. Visit www.starsonice.com for more information.

April 10. Doors 8:00 a.m. Event 9:00 a.m. North Carolina AAU Wrestling. Annex at the Joel Coliseum, Winston-Salem. Tickets $5. For more information contact stan chambers at thematroom@yahoo.com.

etc.

April 7. 8:30 p.m. Beyond the Prom Community Meeting. Central Library, 660 W. Fifth St., Winston- Salem. A community meeting led by youth which will address the temptations of underage drinking and what adults can do to address the issue from the perspectives of teenagers. call 759-7500 or visit cphs.org for more information.

April 7. 12:00-4:30 p.m. Triad Careers Job Fair. Special Events Center at the Greensboro Coliseum. Free admission.

April 8. 4:00-6:00 p.m. Book signing and public talk, “Picking Cotton” by Jennifer Thompson-Cannino. UNCG Alumni House, Virginia Dare Room. For more information call 334-4314 or visit www.uncg.edu.

April 8. 7:30 p.m. 47th Annual Jean Fortner Ward Lecture. Hannah Brown Finch Memorial Chapel, Greensboro College. Dr. emerson B. Powery will speak on the relationship between the Bible and the African American slavery experience. Free and open to the public. A reception will follow in lea center. For more information visit www.greensborocollege.edu.

April 9. 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. April 10. 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. April 11. 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Craftsmen’s Classic Arts & Crafts Festival. special events center at the Greensboro colisuem. Tickets on sale at the door: Adults $7, $6 with coupon, children $1, Under 6 Free. For more information visit www.gilmoreshows.com/craftsmens_ classics_greensboro_spring.shtml.

April 10. 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. April 11. 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Super Flea Market. Pavilion at the Greensboro Coliseum. New & used merchandise, collectibles, antiques, crafts, vintage-costume-antique-and new jewelry, primitives, home décor, glassware, clothing, furniture and more. For more information visit www. superflea.com.

April 10. 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. April 11. 1:00-4:00 p.m. Blacksmithing Demonstration. 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.

April 10. 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. An observance of Tartan Day. Greensboro Historical Museum, 130 Summit Ave., Greensboro. Weaving, weaponry and scottish clan and family heritage information and refreshments from Panera Bread. Bagpipe music. Free. more information is available from James murray, Triad scottish society president, at 348-1557.

April 10. 12:00-6:00 p.m. Community Yard Sale & Census Free Gifts. 14th Jackson Ave., Harambee Park, Winston-Salem. Browse or rent a space. Food & all household items for sale. For more information contact: m. Reid at 725-8830.

April 10. 4:00-7:00 p.m. Ladies Night Out on State Street, Greensboro. shops will give a door prize and

raffle, in store discounts, massages, skin care treatments and refreshments: wine, cheese, fruit and truffles, music and much more. over 20 participating stores from one end of state street to the other. Free. April 11. 7:30 p.m. Program about Black Holes. Joseph M. Bryan Jr. Auditorium, Guilford College. Free and open to the public. lecture using the planetarium’s all-dome projector. For more information, call 316-2193 or visit www.guilford.edu/observatory.

April 13. 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Employment Fair. Annex at the Joel Coliseum, Winston-Salem. For more information visit www.ljvm.com.

April 13. 7:30 p.m. The Bryan Series presents David Gregory Lecture. War Memorial Auditorium, Greensboro. Tickets $35 and are available at the coliseum box office, ticketmaster.com and by phone 1-800-745-3000. For more information visit www.guilford.edu/bryanseries. David Gregory has been a moderator of NBc News’ sunday morning talk show meet the Press.

April 14. 10:00 a.m. High Point Museum Guild Meeting: “Tracing Quaker Genealogy.” High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave. For more information call 885-1859 or visit www.highpointmusuem.org.

April 14. 6:30-8:00 p.m. Holocaust Commemoration. The Yeshua Project, Antioch Christian Church, 1432 Underwood Ave., Winston-Salem. A candlelight service and the reading of the names. Guest speakers: N.c. Representative larry Womble & Faith leaders in the Winston-salem community. For more information visit www.antiochchristianchurch.org.

April 15. 5:30 p.m. Guilford County’s Tax Day Tea Party. Governmental Plaza, Downtown Greensboro. Hosted by conservatives for Guilford county. Inspiring guest speakers, family fun with patriotic face painting, voter registration, meet conservative candidates, live music.

Tuesdays & Thursdays, Now through April 15. 9:30 a.m.-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. Now through April 10. 9:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program. No class April 3. For more information call Frank Barefoot at 373-2715.

Registration is open for the Scene in Winston-Salem Scavenger Hunt that will be held on April 24. To register go to www.sceneinwinston-salem.com and the $20 fee includes a gift bag filled with coupons/ advertisements from sponsors as well as admission to the after-party which includes free food and drinks. For more information visit facebook.com/sceneinws.

Registration is open for the 11th Annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure fundraising walk/run. It will be held on may 1 at salem Academy and college. Visit www.komennctriad.org to register. Donations may also be made online.

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. Native and non native english speakers incorporate knitting, crocheting, and embroidery into their english lesson to inspire conversation and introduce new vocabulary. $1.00 per day. For more information call 373-2026.

FaithAction is now offering new Beginning and Intermediate courses in foreign languages. FaithAction International House, 705 N. Greene St., Greensboro. cost $65. For more information or to sign up for any of these language programs, please contact Ryan Nilsen at 379-0037 ext. 1 or by e-mail at rnilsen@faihouse.org. Register online at http://faihouse.org/learn/classes/.

Party on the Plank is accepting applications now from those who would like to participate in a premier summer cultural event in High Point. seeking musicians, artists, restaurants, retailers, churches and interested volunteers who would like to exhibit their talent or business. Artists, vendors and their work must be from High Point, Jamestown, Archdale, Trinity, Thomasville or Wallburg. The event runs every Thursday night June 3 through July 8, 2010 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. in the High Point library Parking lot and on elm st. Visit the event website at www.partyontheplank.com.

Month of April. Classes, computer classes, book clubs, discussions, business and career services, story times, after school enrichment, children’s puppet shows and movies, family fun and arts & crafts are offered at the Greensboro Public libraries (all branches). For information on these events call 373-2471 or visit www.greensborolibrary.org.

Animals

April 10. 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Indoor dog adoption fair. Dog Days Day Care, 705 Battleground Ave., Greensboro. All kinds of dogs from Ruff love Rescue will be there to persuade you they should join your family. For more info, go to www.RuffloveRescue.com or call 880-5431.

April 10. 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Natural Neighborhood Festival hosted by PETCO: ‘Green’ your pet’s lifestyle! All PETCO stores. Free. sample a range of natural and organic pet foods, learn about the newest all-natural grooming services, meet with PeTco’s in-house certified Nutrition expert for a free one-on-one nutrition consultation and learn a few new tricks and discuss the best way to address any pet behavioral issues with our on-site trainer. For more information call 310-464-0898.

Month of April. “Party for Paws,” a fundraising effort to raise awareness of the Forsyth Humane Society and support its programs for animals in need. To become a “Party for Paws” host call karen Braswell at 721 1303, ext. 105 and invitations and materials will be mailed to you. Help make April a great month for the animals.

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