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April 21. 5:00 p.m. UNCG Art Department Faculty & Guest Lecture Series: Michael Christiano, SECCA. Weatherspoon Art Museum, corner of spring Garden & Tate st., Greensboro. For details visit www.uncg.edu/ art or call 334-5770.

April 23. 7:00-9:00 p.m. Guilford College Senior Thesis Art Exhibition: Opening Reception. Founders Hall Gallery & Commons. exhibition will be open through may 7.

Admission to the exhibition and reception is free, and Founders Hall is open to the public daily. For more information, contact the art department at 316-2228.

Now through April 23. Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition. Center for Visual Arts, 2nd Floor of the Cultural Arts Center in Downtown Greensboro. open to the public. For more information contact Gallery curator, kristy Thomas at 333-7485 or at cvagreensboro@gmail.com. April 24. 7:00-10:00 p.m. Girls Night Out. Marshall Art Gallery, 301-H Pisgah Church Rd., Greensboro. Free, one night only. Appetizers and champagne provided by Basil and company. Great door prizes, raffle and fabulous art. Free feather boa’s to the first 100 ladies through the door. For more information visit www.marshallArtco.com.

April 25. 2:30 p.m. Julia Ebel, Central Library, 219 North Church St., Greensboro. Free poetry readings, workshops, poetry slams and more for adults & children during the month of April. For more information visit www.poetrygso.org.

Now until April 30. The Writers Group of the Triad in central North Carolina: 2010 biennial awards contest for Poetry and Short Fiction. Prizes are $250 1st, $150 2nd, and $100 3rd in both categories. entry fee $15, additional submissions $5. For complete guidelines go to www.triadwriters.org.

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.”

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 May 14. Exhibition: “Richard Ritter: 40 Years of Glass.” Green Hill Center for NC Art, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Also on exhibit: “Private collections.” For more information call 333-7460 or visit www. greenhillcenter.org.

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.

food & drink

April 21. 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Ninth Annual Empty Bowls. Millennium Center, 101 W. Fifth St., Winston-Salem. For a donation of $25 in advance or $30 at the door, guests enjoy a soup lunch, complete with salad, fresh bread, dessert and a drink, and get to choose a handcrafted pottery bowl designed and donated by area artists. Visit www.hungernwnc.

org for tickets and more information.

April 24. 12:00-4:00 p.m. Deep Roots Market 15th Annual Taste Fair. 3728 Spring Garden St., Greensboro. Free community celebration featuring delicious freshly prepared natural foods, samples of wellness products, live music, and more activities for the family. For more information call 292-9216 or e-mail info@deeprootsmarket.com.

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 4. Arts d’Vine. Mountain & Main St., Historic Downtown Kernersville. The event will feature artists displaying their works, musicians entertaining and a variety of local wineries offering samples and sales throughout the entire evening. open to the public. Free except for wine ($5). For more information visit www.ArtsdVine.com, www. Facebook.com/artsdvine or call 996-2225.

June 14. 5:30-9:00 p.m. Taste: a Culinary

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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 21. 7:30 p.m. Alice in Chains Concert. Memorial Auditorium, Raleigh. Tickets $45 and up and are available at the box office, ticketmaster.com and by phone at 1-800-745- 3000. For more information visit aliceinchains. com.

April 21. 7:30 p.m. “From Cabaret to Stage.” High Point University, Pauline Theatre of the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Tickets are available for students, faculty, staff and the general public by contacting the HPU Hayworth Fine Arts center Box office at 841-4673. For more information visit www. highpoint.edu.

April 21-23. Blues Foundation Keeping the Blues Alive winner Fruteland Jackson Visits. Blues in the schools, Teacher Workshop, center Visit, live Performance. Greensboro. For locations, times and more information visit www.PiedmontBlues.org.

April 23. 8:00 p.m. Goo Goo Dolls in Concert. War Memorial Audiorium at the Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets $35 and are on sale at www.ticketmaster.com, 1-800-745- 3000 or a the box office. For more information visit www.googoodolls.com.

April 24. 1:00-8:00 p.m. WQFS Fest. Guilford College Campus, Greensboro. celebrating 40 years of broadcasting great independent music. Free. Please bring a food donation for the food bank. Bands include silver Bullet, othermothers, caleb caudle & the Bayonets, Hidden Valley lake & many more. kickoff concert April 23. For more information call 316-2444.

April 24. 3:00-8:00 p.m. 4 th Annual Triad

Youth Jazz Society’s International Jazz Festival Fundraiser. Festival Park, 200 N. Davie st., Greensboro. The festival will honor a local performer that has contributed to the musical community and the Us Post office will reveal a new stamp. For more information call 965-1548.

April 24. 6:00 p.m. Casting Crowns, Tenth Avenue North & Caleb in Concert. Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets $17 and up and are on sale at www.ticketmaster.com, 1-800-745- 3000 or a the box office. For more information

April 24. 8:00 p.m. Get the Folk Downtown! Studio B, 520 S. Elm St., Greensboro. A show with some top notch americana & folk acts. $10 door charge. spread the word! For more information visit www.studiob-gso.com.

April 24. 8:00 p.m. The Drifters featuring Charlie Thomas and Gene “Duke of Earl” Chandler. High Point Theatre, 220 E. Commerce Ave. Tickets are $30 orchestra, $25 balcony, available through www.highpointtheatre.com or at the box office by calling 887-3001.

April 25. 2:00-7:00 p.m. A Family Fun Day in the Park. Sternberger Park, 715 Summit Ave., Greensboro. come and sign the no bullying pledge, a positive youth initiative involving the Triad Youth Jazz society. Free, food available for purchase. For more information call 965-1548.

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 info 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 info contact the surry Arts

dance

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.

April 23. 8:00 p.m. April 24. 2:00 & 8:00 p.m. UNCG Department of Dance Concert. UNCG Dance Theater, 1408 Walker Ave. Tickets are $12 for general admission, $9 for children and seniors, and $6 for UNcG students and faculty. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact the UNcG Box office at 334-4849 or boxoffice.uncg.edu.

April 24. 4:00 p.m. Royal Expressions Contemporary Ballet Journey to Become. City Arts Studio Theatre, Greensboro cultural center, 200 N. Davie st., studio 106. Tickets $15 for adults, $10 for college students/military, $7 for children 10 and under. For more information visit www.royalexpressions.org.

April 25. 7:00-9:30 p.m. Oldies & Ballroom Benefit Dance. Guilford Grange, 4909 Guilford School Rd., Greensboro. Profits go to Greensboro Urban ministries. music from 1930’s to 1980’s. $5. For more information e- mail chashafer@aol.com or call 852-0515.

April 26. 7:00-9:00 p.m. Men’s Only Beginner Salsa Workshop. Fabio Camara Studios, 2007 Yanceyville St., Greensboro. space is limited for quality instruction. This will cover core basics with emphasis on leading techniques. $18 in advance or $25 at door. call 456-4159 or go to www.worlddanceexchange. com for details.

Now through May 5. Dance Classes. Twisted Dance, 315 South Greene St,, Ste. 200, Greensboro. cost $10 or less. Visit www. twisteddance.com or call 303-8792 for more information.

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.

Winston-Salem State University’s Diggs Sampling & Silent Auction. Embassy Suites, visit www.castingcrowns.com. council at 786-7998. 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 info visit www.letsdancetriad.com, e-mail letsdancetriad@gmail .com or call 451-4441.

stage

April 22, 23, 29 & 30. 8:00 p.m. April 24 & May 1. 2:00 & 8:00 p.m. “Nunsense.” New Hope Presbyterian Church, 2570 Harper Rd., Clemmons. Tickets $12 adults, $10 students/ seniors and $8 for groups of 20 or more. For additional information or to make group reservations, call 293-8447.

April 28 & May 1. 7:00 p.m. Steve Martin’s comedy, “Picasso at the Lapin Agile.” Brown Building Theatre, 402 Tate St., Greensboro. Picasso and einstein meet in a small Parisian bar. Tickets are $15 for adults; $12 for seniors, students, children; $9 for groups of 10 or more and UNCG alumni; $7 for UNCG students. Call 334-4849 or visit boxoffice.uncg.edu to purchase tickets.

Now through 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.

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. “Mother” and “The

Runaways.” For showtimes and tickets visit beta.carolinatheatre.org.

Aperture Cinema, 311 West 4th St., Winston-Salem. Now through April 25. River Run. For more information and show times call 722-8148 or visit aperturecinema.com.

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.

Now through April 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.

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 22. Earth Day Celebration & Re “Cycle” Parade. Greensboro Children’s Museum. 220 N. Church St. Craft activities with recycled materials, story time about the earth and planting seeds. Bring a tricyle or bicycle to decorate with recycled materials for a Re”cycle”d Parade at 4:00 p.m. Free with admission or membership. Call 574-2898 for more information.

April 22. 5:00-8:00 p.m. Bring Dad to Play Day. Greensboro Children’s Museum. 220 N. Church St. Activities picked especially for dads & kids! Fourth Friday of every month. Half price. Call 574-2898 for more information.

April 24. 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Party for the Planet. Natural Science Center of Greensboro, 4301 Lawndale Dr. earth Day celebration. Animals, crafts, games. craft, picnic. Admission $7 children/seniors, $8 adults. Under age 2 admitted free-of-charge. For more information call 288-3769.

April 25. 3:00-5:00 p.m. “African Batiks.” Community Arts Sundays at ArtQuest, Green Hill Center, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Families will learn techniques used in the design of batik fabric. 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.

Mondays. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m .Red Yellow and Blue Mondays. Green Hill Center, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Art making fun for the little ones. $5 per adult, $5 per child. Green Hill members free. For more information visit www.greenhillcenter.org.

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@greensboronc.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 24. 11:00 a.m. Registration. 2:00 p.m. Judging. Alpha Phi Omega Charity Car & Motorcycle Show. smokin’ Harley Davidson,

3441 Myer lee Dr., Winston-salem. live music, door prizes every 20 minutes, food for sale and a 50/50 raffle to raise money for Camp Hope. For more information contact Jesse kiser at Jesse@Jessekiser.com or 972-1089.

April 28. 6:00 p.m. Business and Professional Women of the Triad Monthly Meeting.

Moose Cafe, Piedmont Triad Farmers Market, sandy Ridge Rd. & I-40. Celebrate equal Pay Day. Dinner and good conversation. For more information call 752-2527, e-mail info@ bpwofthetriad.org or visit bpwofthetriad.org.

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. Walking relay to raise money to find a cure for cancer. Organizations wishing to 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 24. 8:00 p.m. NASCAR Weekly Racing Series. Bowman Gray Stadium, Winston-Salem. Adults (ages 12 and older) $10, Children (ages 6-11) $1, Children under 6 free. Free parking. For more information call 679-8118.

Greensboro Grasshoppers Baseball. New-

Bridge Bank Park. For game times, tickets and more info visit www.gsohoppers.com.

July 12-17. Mountain High Running Camp, Mars Hill. Middle and high school cross country camp featuring great trails, free running shoes and a staff of elite Us and kenyan runners and coaches. Info and application at www.mountainhighrunning.com or contact scott simmons at coach@mountainhighrunning.com or 704-688-2814.

etc.

April 22. 4:30-7:30 p.m. Second Annual Earth Day. Center City Park in Downtown Greensboro. An evening of music, art, kids’ activities, local crafts and local food. For more information on sustainable Greensboro and the earth Day Celebration at Center City Park, visit www.sustainablegreensboro.org.

April 23. 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Guilford College Adult Degree Program Open House.

Hendricks Hall. Advisers will be on hand throughout the day to provide information about the program and answer questions. For additional information, visit www.guilford. edu/adults or call 273-3487.

April 23. 12:00-6:00 p.m. April 24. 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. April 25. 12:00-5:00 p.m. 2nd Annual Seagrove Pottery Festival. special events center at the Greensboro coliseum. Tickets $7 at the door. There will also be different wineries offering wine tasting and sales available all weekend!

April 23. 12:00-9:00 p.m. April 24. 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. April 25. 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Spa & Pool Show. special events center at the Greensboro coliseum. Free admission. For more information visit www.spapoolandb bqshow.com.

April 23. 2:00-4:00 p.m. UNCG panel discussion: Leave No Man Behind: The Recovery and Identification of U.S. War Dead. mead Auditorium, Room 101 of the sullivan science Building. Free and open to the public. For more information about the event contact Dr. sarah Wagner at sewagner@uncg.edu or Dr. sarah Daynes at scdaynes@uncg.edu.

April 23. 5:30-9:30 p.m. April 24. 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Junior League Rummage Sale. Annex & Ed. Bldg. at

Joel Coliseum, Winston-Salem. $5 Friday. $3 half price sale saturday and $1 admission. $5 afternoon bag sale. For more information visit www.ljvm.com.

April 23. 7:00 p.m. The 2K10 Entrepreneurial Showcase

Tell-All. Gallery C, 3532 Wade Ave., Winston-Salem. A networking event designed to help you develop new business relationships and to motivate, empower and inspire small business owners. Tickets $5. For more information call 919-816-6720 or e-mail yourpurpleevent@hotmail.com. April 24. 8:00 a.m. Karate International of Lewisville Yard Sale. 5723 Country Club Rd. For more information call 945-5063 or e-mail GGallagher@kilewisville.com.

April 24. 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Spring Plant & Seed Sale. Post Office lot, 8201 Broad St., Rural Hall. All profits go toward community beautification projects. Items for sale include blueberry bushes, vegetable plants, hanging baskets, annuals, perennials, shrubs, herbs, roses, and more. Free gardening advice. For more information call 969-4172.

April 24. 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. NC Writers’ Network Spring Conference. Elliott University Center at UNC Greensboro. Fred chappell will deliver the keynote address. Registration for the conference is $99 for Network members, $150 for nonmembers. To register, visit www. ncwriters.org, or call 919-251-9140 for more information.

April 24. 9:00 a.m. Friends of the Central Library Book Sale. Forsyth County Public Library, 660 W. Fifth St., Winston-Salem. Proceeds support the central library’s collections and services. sunday, 1:00-5:00 p.m. is the Bag o’ Books sale: $5 for a bag full of books. For more information call 703-3018 or visit www.co.forsyth.nc.us/lIBRARY/.

April 24. 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Car Show to benefit Northwest Guilford Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7999. Golden Antiques & Treasures, 4537 U.s. 220 N., summerfield. Door prizes, hot dogs, book fair, music. Preregistration $10, registration at the door $15. To register and for more information call Danny Nelson at 643-7595 or 382-5288.

April 24. 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. April 25. 1:00-4:00 p.m. Blacksmithing Demonstration in the Historical Park, High Point. come watch the 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.highpointmuseum.org.

April 24. 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Frank Myers Auto Maxx is holding a FREE vehicle inspection. 4200 North Patterson Ave., Winston-Salem. Donations are appreciated with all proceeds benefiting the ms society. There will also be food, prizes, a car wash and more. For more information visit www.frankmyersauto.com.

April 24. 1:00-5:00 p.m. Winston-Salem Scavenger Hunt. 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. April 24. 3:00 p.m. Railroads in the African-American Experience. High Point Museum. Noted author, social scientist and rail historian, Dr. Theodore kornweibel will present a lecture on his new book, “Railroads in the African American experience.” For more information call 885-1859 or visit www.highpointmuseum.org.

April 25. 8:45 a.m. Registration and Kickoff Breakfast for Mitzvah Day 2010. Temple Emanuel, 1129 Jefferson Rd., Greensboro. 10:00 a.m. Departure to mitzvah Project sites. For more information call 852-5433, 707- 4394 or e-mail dkintzing@shalomgreensboro.org.

April 25. 6:00-10:00 p.m. Miss USA Send Off Party for Nadia Moffett. Undercurrent Restaurant, 327 Battleground Ave., Greensboro. silent auction, hors d’oeuvres, live jazz. Tickets $27.50. For more information e-mail missncusa2010@yahoo.com.

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 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/.

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 info on these events call 373-2471 or visit www.greensborolibrary.org.

Tuesdays. 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Krankies Farmers’ Market. Krankies Coffee, Patterson Ave., Winston-Salem.

cooking demonstration by healthy cooking advocate lee Newlin. The Farmer’s market features locally and sustainably grown and/or produced foods call 723-7189 for more information or visit www.leenewlin.com.

Animals

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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