( music )
October 14. 7:30 p.m. UNCG Wind Ensemble. Aycock Auditorium. Tickets: $10 Adults, $6 Seniors, $4 Non-UNCG Students, $3 UNCG Students. For tickets call 334- 4849. October 15. 7:30 p.m. US Army Field Band “Jazz Embassadors.” Aycock Auditorium. Tickets: Free but will be issued by the box office.
October 16. 2:00 & 5:00 p.m. Yo Gabba Gabba Live! War Memorial Auditorium at the Greensboro Coliseum. Tickets $29-$39. Visit www.yogabbagabbalive.com for more information. $1 from every ticket sold will be donated to the local Habitat for Humanity affiliate.
October 13. 9:45 & 11:00 a.m. Greensboro Symphony School Concert. War Memorial Auditorium at the Greensboro Coliseum.
Call 335-5456 for tickets. For more information visit www.greensborosymphony.org. October 19. 7:00 p.m. Fast Heart Mart,The Good Ship S.S. Perry. The Green Bean, 341 S. Elm St., Greensboro. $3-5 donation. Visit www.fastheartmart.com, www. myspace.com/fastheartmart, www. myspace.com/shutthehellupste phenperry.
October 24. PBPS Blues Challenge.
Zion Bar & Grill, 5601 Roanne Way, Greensboro. Solo/ duo competition. Register at www. piedmontblues.org. For more information, contact Chris Roulhac, Blues Challenge Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 30. Eric Robertson, of the Boston Boys, 232 S Elm Street, Greensboro. The Listening Room: A Series of Intimate Concerts, presented by Eastern Music Festival and Triad Stage, will feature singer/songwriter Eric Robertson of the Boston Boys at 8:00pm at the UpStage Cabaret. More information at www.easternmusicfestival.org
First Friday of each month. Late Night Live at Print Works Bistro, 702 Green Valley Rd., Greensboro. Enjoy live jazz music, dinner and drinks on the first Friday of each month. There is no cover charge. Visit www.EasternMusicFestival.org. ( new age )
4th Tuesday of each month. Herbal Thyme Guild, Kathleen Clay Edwards Library ,1420 Price
book it! e-mail email@example.com
Park Rd. Greensboro.. 7pm October 26, Kevin Dowling of the NC Ag Extension Master Gardener’s Program will speak on “Herb, Flower, and Vegetable Seed Collecting and No Till Gardening..” 685-9135.
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. Ongoing Classes. Triad Light Touch, 1515 W. Cornwallis Dr., Suite 201 in The Center for Body Health, Greensboro. For more information call 420-2398 or visit www.triadlighttouch.com.
( kids/teens )
October 14. 6:30 p.m. Wildlife Education Center Classes. Bur-Mil
Park, 5834 Bur-Mil Club Rd., Greensboro. Oct. 15. 6:00 p.m. Oct. 17. 6:30 p.m. Space is limited to 20 students per class. Children, ages 12 years old and under, must be accompanied by an adult. For more information or to register call 373-3802.
October 15-17. Greensboro Children’s Theatre presents “The Little Princess.” Odell Auditorium, Greensboro College, 815 W.
Market St. Tickets are $8.00 and can be purchased by calling the Triad Stage Box Office at 272-0160, or visit online at www.TheDramaCenter.com. October 16. 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Astronomy Day. Natural Science Center, 4301 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro. Come out and enjoy a fun day of learning about the vast and beautiful universe we live in. There will be free Sky Tonight shows in the OmniSphere at 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Hosted by the Greensboro Astronomy Club. Free with admission/membership.
October 16. 5:00-8:00 p.m. Harvest Hoedown. Greensboro Childrens’ Museum, 220 N. Church St. It’s an evening of BBQ and bluegrass for the whole family.
$15 per person (adults & children) in advance. $20 per person (adults and children) at the door. Children under 2 are FREE. Ticket prices cover admission, activities, food and beverages. Call 574-2898.
October 22. 3:30-4:30 p.m. Kid Krafter Fridays. ArtQuest @ Green Hill Center for NC Art, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Walking Sticks. Ages 7 and up. Registration suggested. $3.00/members $8.00/ non-members. For more information call 333-7460 or visit www.
October 22-24. 37th annual Carolina BalloonFest, Statesville Regional Airport.. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12 and free for age 5 and under. Wine tasting tickets are $15. Tickets can be purchased in advance at www. carolinaballoonfest.com or at the gate.
October 30. Infinicon. National
show. There will be comics, toys, artists doing free sketches, a yugioh tournament, door prizes, raffles, and more! 10am to 5pm. Admission is $3 or $2 with FULL costume, Kids under 10 FREE. For more information visit www.infinicon.webs.
com or call 315.420. 920.
November 3-4. Suicide Intervention Training. 330 S. Greene Street, Suite B-12 . 8:30am-4:30pm. The Mental Health Association holds a twoday Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) — a model that provides skills to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. For more information, call 336.373.1402, ext. 207 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Going on now. The Guilford County Teen Court Program of One Step Further is currently seeking youth volunteers to participate as peer jurors, clerks of court, and Defense and
Prosecuting Attorneys for first-time youth offenders who are on a diversion from the juvenile court system.
Interested youth should contact Teen Court directly at 275-3699, Ext. 207.
( leagues/clubs )
October 13. 12:00 p.m. Archdale- Trinity Rotary Club Meeting. Messiah Too!, 102 Bonnie Pl., Archdale. Karl Hicks, Associate Commissioner of Men’s ACC Basketball, will address. Open to the public. To register call the chamber at 434-2073 by Oct. 11. Cost of the event is $10 per person, which includes lunch.
October 14. 6:00-8:00 p.m. United Way Young Leaders of Greater Greensboro. Vintage 301, 301 Martin Luther King Jr Dr. This is an event for young professionals in Greensboro to learn how to get involved in the community and meet other young professionals.
Ongoing. Support Group Meetings. The Mental Health Association in Forsyth County, Inc., 1509 S. Hawthorne Rd., Winston- Salem. For a complete schedule of meetings call 768-3880 or visit www.triadmentalhealth.org.
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 email@example.com.
Last Friday of every month. 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. StudioB-GSO.com.
( sports )
October 15-17. Racquets For The Cure: 2nd Annual Tennis Tournament. Pinetop Tennis Club, 3723 Pinetop Rd., Greensboro. $35 for one event; $45 for two events. Individual tickets also available for Launch Party. Visit www.racquetsforthecure.org. To help fight breast
October 16. 6:00 p.m., Gates 4:30 p.m. WSSU vs. Livingstone. Bowman Gray Stadium, Winston- Salem. 1000 Horn$ Game. Tickets sold at the gate.
October 30. 8:00 a.m. Athena’s Run for GYN Cancers at Tangle wood
Park Shelter #4, Clemmons.
The event, which features a 1-mile walk/fun run and 5K run, is designed to raise not only awareness of gynecologic cancers but funds to help prevent them. Online registration is open through Oct. 28. $15- $30. Visit www.athenasrun.org.