by Erica Katz


May 5-12. Art a la Carte Online Bidding. Green Hill Center for NC Art. Art a la Carte Event May 13. 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Dinner and live auction. For more information visit

May 6. 6:00-8:00 p.m. Reynolda House After Hours Event. 2250 Reynolda Rd., Winston-Salem. Enjoy barbecue, brews, blues & an art project on the lawn. Tickets are $5 for members and students and $8 for non-members. For more info, call 758-5150 or visit

Now through May 7. Guilford College Senior Thesis Art Exhibition. Founders Hall Gallery & Commons. Admission to the exhibition is free, and Founders Hall is open to the public daily. For more information, contact the art department at 316-2228.

May 7. 3:00-6:00 p.m. Summer Art Camp Sneak Peek. Greensboro Cultural Arts Center., 200 N. Davie St., Ste. 401. Parents and prospective campers can meet our summer staff and instructors, take a peak at the classrooms, and check out a few sample art activities. For more information call 333-7475 or visit

May 7. 6:00-9:00. Opening Reception for “Beautiful Forms-Exhibition by Orlando Silva.” Studio B, 520 S. Elm St., Greensboro. Exhibition will be shown by appointment only May 8-June 30. For more information call 373-0752 ext. 123 or visit

May 7. 6:00-9:00 p.m. Opening Reception for “Size Matters.” Center for Visual Arts, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Featuring work under 1 foot or over 5 feet. Exhibition and guest exhibitions by John Charles Gibbs & Dustin Merkamp open until June 11. For more information call 333-7485 or visit

May 7. Call to Artists for Parisian Promenade, an annual festival held at the Bicentennial Gardens in Greensboro on June 6. With a French theme, this one day event showcases this glorious city garden, as well as fine painting and other 2-dimensional artwork. This is a juried event. Application due May 7. Contact to apply.

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 inforcall 750-2458 or visit

May 9. 1:00-5:00 p.m. Arts on Sunday Festival: Mother’s Day Celebration. 6th & Trade St., Winston-Salem. Music by Claire Culbreath & Patrick Biggahm. Arts, crafts, kid’s corner. For more information visit

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

Now through May 9. ArtBeat Greensboro. To get precise times, dates, ticket information and descriptions on all that is ArtBeat Greensboro, visit or call 369-0085.

May 11. 12:00 p.m. Noon at the ‘Spoon. 5:30 p.m. Joyce Scott guest speaker. Weatherspoon Art Museum, Corner of Spring Garden & Tate St., Greensboro. For details visit or call 334-5770.

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.

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; or visit the school’s website at The telephone

food & drink

May 6. 7:00-10:00 p.m. Second Annual Wine-Dine with Win-Win Silent Auction Gala to benefit our Youth Violence Prevention Programs. Studio B at the Broach Theatre, 520 S. Elm St., Greensboro. A fusion of extraordinary food, fine wine, live jazz, a silent auction, and a few surprises. For tickets visit

May 8. 9:00 p.m. Triad Health Project’s Dining for Friends. Special Events Center at the Greensboro Coliseum. To register and for more information visit http://

May 9. 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Relay for Life Fundraiser: Pinto Bean Lunch. Sedgefield Presbyterian Church, 4216 Wayne Rd., Greensboro. Includes cornbread, dessert & drink. $5 donation. For more information call 299-4061.

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

May 11. Cooking with Mooney’s Mediterranean Restaurant: Nadine David will do a cooking demo and food tasting. The Farmer’s Market features locally and sustainably grown and/or produced foods. Call 723-7189. for more information.


May 5. 7:00 p.m. Eatern Music Festival Jazz & Blues Presents Professor Jazz. The Undercurrent, 327 Battleground Ave., Greensboro. Admission is free with dinner reservations. Reserve your table early as this event has sold out in previous years. For reservations call 370-1266 or visit

May 6. 8:00 p.m. Eastern Music Festival presents Pamela Howland’s Remembering Frederic: A Musical Conversation between Chopin and George Sand. Mack & Mack Clothing, 220 S. Elm St., Greensboro. Tickets $17 General Admission via 272-0160 or 866-579-TIXX or -www.

May 6. 8:00 p.m. Eastern Music Festival Fringe presents the Old Ceremony. Triad Stage, 232 S. Elm St., Greensboro. Tickets $15 General Admission via 272-0160 or 866-579-TIXX or May 6. 8:00-11:00 p.m. Piedmont Old TIme Society Jam. Flatiron, 221 Summit Ave., Greensboro. For more information call 272-7774.

May 7. 7:00 p.m. John Prine & Old Crow Medicine Show. Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy., Cary. Tickets $39.50-$59.50, increase day of the show. Tickets can be purchased at Booth Amphitheatre (Tuesday- Friday, noon- 6 p.m.) or any Ticketmaster Outlet, or charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000.

May 7. 8:00 p.m. Eastern Music Festival Fringe presents

number is 770-3290. Yonder Mountain’s Adam Aijala & Larry Keel. Triad

Stage, 232 S. Elm St., Greensboro. Wide Open Bluegrass begins at 6:00 p.m. in the lobby. Tickets $22 General Admission via 272- 0160 or 866-579-TIXX or May 7. 7:00 p.m. Musical Cafe: Music of the Night. City Arts Studio Theatre, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. City Arts Drama Center Booster Club annual fundraiser. Tickets are $7 and available online at The night will feature the songs and talents of Drama Center performers.

May 7. 10:00 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Eastern Music Festival Jazz & Blues presents Ray “Sweet Daddy” Burnett & Rob Massengale. Print Works Bistro, 702 Green Vally Rd., Greensboro. For reservations call 379-0699 or visit

May 8. 2:00 p.m. Carolina Blues Festival. Festival Park, downtown Greensboro. Tickets are $18.00. Children under 12 are free. show tickets are $30.00, at the gate. For tickets and more info visit

May 8. 8:00 p.m. Greensboro Symphony POPS. Westover Church, 505 Muirs Chapel Rd., Greensboro. A dazzling parade of American popular songs as seen and heard in some of the most beloved films ever made featuring the sultry Hilary kole and Joel Malina for an unforgettable evening! For more information visit

May 8. 8:00 p.m. “After the Love Has Gone” featuring Kelly Price, Montell Jordan and Christopher Williams. War Memorial Auditorium at the Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets $37.50 & $42.50 and are available at the box office, and by phone at 1-800-745-3000.

May 12. 7:00 p.m. The Delaware State University Tour Choir Concert. Metropolitan United Methodist Church, 1701 e. Market st., Greensboro. Free.


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

May 6. 6:00-10:00 p.m. Gay Dance Party. Gabriel’s, 4312 Big Tree Way, Greensboro. DJ, karaoke, cash bar, food, sex toys, lingerie & body jewelry will be sold. Ages 16 & up, there will be ID check at the door. No cover charge. For more information call 218-0201.

May 6 & 8. 7:30 p.m. May 9. 2:00 p.m. UNC- SA’ School of Dance’s annual end-of-year showcase, “Salute.” Stevens Center, 405 W. 4th st. Winston-salem. Tickets $12 adults, $10 students & seniors. For more information or to order tickets, call 721-1945 or visit www.uncsa. edu/performances.

May 6-13. Belly Dance Classes (all levels), Arobics, and Yoga. Twisted Dance Studios, 315 South Greene St., Ste. 200, Greensboro. Rates $10 or less Call 303-7892 or visit www. for more information.

May 6-27. 7:30 p.m. Intro to Brasilian Dance, Thursdays in May. Studio 317, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie st. Four classes $24 or $7.50 at door. samba on Thursdays in May 8:30-9:30 p.m. studio 317. $26 for 4 or $8 at door. For more information visit

May 7. 6:30-9:30 p.m. Bellydance Hafla (dance party). Twisted Dance Studios, 315 S. Greene St., Ste. 200, Greensboro. Open music & dance, some performances. entry is a canned good or a few dollars for Triad Health Project. For more information call 303-7892 or visit

May 8. 3:00-5:00 p.m. Zouk-Lambada Workshop.

Studio 305, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St. Come learn this beautiful and sensual dance from Brazil that can be danced to pop, Zouk, Reggeton and world rythems. Workshop will cover basic steps and patterns. $14/16. For more information visit or call 456-4159.

May 12. 8:00-9:45 p.m. Capoiera Workshop. Studio 305, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St. $14 advance/$16 at the door. For more information visit or call 456-4159.

new age

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


May 5. 8:00 p.m. May 7. 2:00 & 8:00 p.m. An English opera in three acts, “Albert Herring.” Agnes de Mille Theatre on the UNCsA campus, 1533 south Main st., Winston-salem. Tickets $12 adults, $10 students and seniors. Call the UNCsA Box Office at 721-1945 for reservations, or to purchase tickets online, visit:

May 7-8, 14-15, 21-22. 8:00 p.m. May 9, 16, 23. 3:00 p.m. “Mass Appeal.” The Stained Glass Playhouse, 4401 Indiana Ave., Winston salem. Tickets $12 adults, $10 seniors & students. For ticket reservations call 499-1010. For more information call 661-4949.

May 8. 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. May 10-11. 7:00-9:00 p.m. Auditions for “Oklahoma!” City Arts Studio Theatre at the Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie st. A full list of roles is available at www.TheDramaCenter. com. Performances July 9-11 & 16-18 at Weaver Academy Theatre. Bring a prepared song with sheet music (16 bars), be ready to read from the script and learn a short dance combination.

May 13. 7:00 p.m. Jerry Seinfeld standup comedian in concert. War Memorial Auditorium at the Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets $45, $60 & $75 and are available at the box office, or by phone at 1-800-745-3000.

May 13-15. 7:30 p.m. May 16. 2:00 p.m. “Nunsense.” High Point Community Theatre, 305 North Main St., Suite 322. Faced with the necessity of raising money to pay for the burials of their deceased sisters, the nuns decide to mount a musical variety show to cover the costs. For more information call 882-542 or e-mail 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!


Now through May 6. A Prophet,” “The Art of the Steal” & “The Secret of Kells.” Aperture Cinema, 311 West 4th St., Winston-Salem. “ May 7-20. “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” and “Greenberg.” For more information and show times call 722-8148 or visit

May 8. 6:00-10:00 p.m. Year-end Screening of Student Films. Elliot University Center Auditorium at UNCG. No ticket required. Free and open to the public. For more information contact Professor Matt Barr at mbarr@uncg. edu or 334-5360.

May 8. 7:00 p.m. UNCSA Film Series: “Only One New York.” Main Theatre, ACE Exhibition Complex on the UNCSA campus, 1533 s. Main st., Winston-salem. Ticket prices are $8 for general admission and $2 for UNCsA students with ID. Tickets will be sold at the door only, beginning one hour before screening time.

May 12. 6:30 p.m. Environmental Movie Night: “Hungry for Green: Feeding the World Sustainably.” Temple Emanuel, 201 Oakwood Dr., Winston-salem. All are welcome, refreshments provided, free admission. For more information call 642-4361.

kids & teens

May 7. 6:00-7:00 p.m. “Kid Fit” Workout Program. Greensboro Children’s Museum, 220 N. Church St. Designed for children ages 3-12. kids get to do everything from balance to stretching to movement and core stability in this program. For more information call 574- 2898 or visit

May 9. 3:00-5:00 p.m. “South America” Community Arts Sundays at ArtQuest, Green Hill Center, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Discover the rich textile tradition of the kunan people of the Panama region. 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.

May 11-14. 8:30-11:30 a.m. EOC Monitors Needed at Braxton-Craven Middle School and Achdale-Trinity Middle School. Parents, grandparents and friends of students who want to monitor/proxie eOC tests at the middle schools should contact Ginger Crites at 431-4078 and Cindy schofield at 431-8072.

leagues & clubs

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. 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.

Fridays. 9:00 p.m. Women’s Final Friday for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community and its supporters. studio B, 520 s. elm st., Greensboro. live DJ, $5 entry fee for non-members and $4 for members. For more information visit www.

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


May 8. 8:00 p.m. Gates 6:00 p.m. NASCAR Weekly Racing Series, Bowman Gray Stadium, Winston-Salem. Adults $10, children $1, children under 6 free. Free parking. 100-lap modified race. Fan’s prizes: Two scanner headset combo packs from For more information call 679-8118.

May 11. 5:30 p.m. Hearts Criterium Bike Race. Midway, Winston-Salem. For more information call ken Putnam at 817-1329.

Greensboro Grasshoppers Baseball. New- Bridge Bank Park. For game times, tickets and more information 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 or contact scott simmons at coach@ or 704-688-2814.


May 6. 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Greensboro Marriott Downtown, 304 N. Greene St. May 7. 8:30 a.m.-5:00

p.m. Greensboro cultural Arts center, 200 N. Davie st. First ever creative Aging symposium. It will offer 75 artists and healthcare professionals ways to embrace and implement creative programs for older adults throughout the state. For more information visit or contact lia miller at or 253-0856.

May 6. 7:30 p.m. Face to Face. Triad Stage’s UpStage Cabaret, 232 South Elm St., Greensboro. DJ and cash bar. Attendees will engage in casual and open discussions learning about people and issues concerning the political,

environmental and social atmosphere of Greensboro and other topics of interest on local, national and global levels. space is limited.

May 6-8. 9:00 a.m. Shepherd’s Center Used Book Sale. Education Building at Joel Coliseum, 421 W. 27th St., Winston-Salem. Admission free. contact the shepherd’s center of Greater Winston-salem at 748-0522, info@ljvm. com or for more information.

May 7. 6:00 p.m. Camel City Shakedown: Car Show, 500 block Liberty St., Winston Salem & Concert, The Garage, 110 W. 7th st., Winston-salem. organized by the 50’s revival car club, the camel city skulls. Free, all ages, live music. For more information visit camelcitysocialclub.

May 7. 7:30 p.m. Dr. Anne Verbiscer Lecture. GTCC’s Sears Applied Technologies Center, Jamestown. she is a planetary scientist working with NAsA’s cassini mission to saturn. Free. For more information e-mail trenglish@

May 8. 7:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tag Sale. Sedgefield Presbyterian Church, 4216 Wayne Rd., Greensboro. New & gently worn clothing & accessories for adults, teens, & kids, kitchen & home decorative items, collectibles, antiques. Proceeds from the sale will fund sPc Youth Projects & church service projects. For more information call 299-4061.

May 8. 8:00 a.m. Poker Run. Wheatmore High School, 3678 Finch Farm Rd., Trinity. Registration $15. Poker, door prizes, Bojangles, hot dog lunch. extra poker hands available for $10. All proceeds will benefit Wheatmore High school’s student athletes. For more information contact Robbie Walker at 442-0649.

May 11-16. GYC Carnival. Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets: adult $4.00, youth ages 6-17 $2.00, under 5 years free, seniors 55 $2.00. Tickets on sale at the gate. For a complete schedule visit

May 13. 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Senior Job Fair. Central Library, 219 North Church St., Greensboro. Representatives from area companies will be available to talk with senior citizens about employment and volunteer opportunities. For more information on library programs and resources visit

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.

Month of May. Classes, computer classes, book clubs, discussions, business and career services, story times, after school enrichment.. For information on these events call 373-2471 or visit


May 8. 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Beach Bash 2010. Linbrook Hall, 5297 Snyder Country Rd., Trinity. Help raise money for Ruff love Dog Rescue while enjoying food, live music, a beer and wine garden, a silent auction, a bake sale, a $500 raffle, kids’ events and doggie entertainment. Tickets are $20 adults, $10 kids 12 & under. Tickets at

May 8. 1:00-4:00 p.m. Cooler Horsemanship Equine Open House. Fiore Farms, 7600 Millbrook Rd., Summerfield. Free and open to the public. concessions, demonstrations. Fiore Farms is an equestrian facility specializing in boarding that naturally meets the needs of the horse. For more info e-mail or call 843-304-3407.

May 15. 1:00-10:30 p.m. Forsyth Humane Society’s Woofstock music festival. Tanglewood Park’s Amphitheater Stage area. Attend as a vendor and/or support through sponsorship. Visit for more information.