( music )

November 4. 8:00 p.m. Triad Entertainment

Solutions networking event.

The event is located at Cafe Pasta, 305 State, St. Greensboro. Entertainment starts promtly at 8. For more information email More info at 336-303-1089.

November 6. 12:00 p.m-7:00p.m Guilford College’s Homecoming street festival and concert. Greensboro. New Garden Hall lawn), the alumni association will present a new award for community involvement to Timothy La- Follette, class of 2001, and other alumni who founded Often Awesome to raise awareness of ALS (commonly known as Lou Gherig’s disease). Tim was diagnosed with ALS last year at age 29.A concert is scheduled to include Mad Tea Party, Decoration Ghost, and Never Ebersole, The Beast, the Calvin Edwards Trio and J. Timber. A complete schedule is online at

November 12. Greensboro Concert Band. Dana Auditorium, Guilford College, Greensboro. 7:30 pm. Evan Feldman – Conductor. Free

November 13. Choral Society of Greensboro. First Baptist Church. 1000 W. Friendly Ave, Greensboro.

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7:30 pm. Jon Brotheron – Conductor. Free

November 13, 7:00 pm. Musical contest to raise money for Hosanna House charity. Quality Inn Coliseum Ballroom, 531 Akron Dr. at US 52, Winston-Salem. More information, 336-403-1355.

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.

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. 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.

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 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

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

( kids/teens )

November 7, 14. SoundVent Sundays At Arizona Pete’s. 2900-A Patterson St. Greensboro, NC 336.632.9889 stHalloween Bash Winner Of Rocktober Battle Of The Bands The Tremors Brouhaha Revue Costume Contest$10 Doors Open @ 7pm

November 3-4. Suicide Intervention Training. 330 S. Greene Street, Suite B-12 . 8:30am-4:30pm. The Mental Health Association holds a two-day 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

November 3. Senior Economic counselor from the Brazilian Embassy will speak at 6 p.m at ). Henry Hotel, 624 Green Valley Road Greensboro

November 11. Caregiver Camp. Muirs Chapel United Methodist Church, 314 Muirs Chapel Rd., Greensboro, NC 27410 Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m

November 5 Club: The Green Bean Time: 8pm Bands: Sky Lake VJ Megan McKissack, Knives of Spain, Freeflow Broadcast Corporation

November 6. 5:00 p.m. The “Fall Fest Step Show.” Dudley High School Gym, 1200 Lincoln Street, Greensboro. Step Teams from North Carolina and Virginia. For information & tickets, call: (336)202- 8561.

November 7. The Foreigner. New Hanesbrand Theate. Winston Salem.

November 6. 9am-2pm. Michele Marlene

Manderine, Shepherds Center Craft Bazaar, with her book, “Tristan, The Maine Coon Cat”. The Shepherds Center of Greater Winston-Salem, 1700 Ebert Street, Winston-Salem, NC.

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.

Now through May 2011. Acting Program. The Children’s Theatre of Winston-Salem. For children PreK through 12th Grade. New this year are Specialty Electives for 6th through 12th Grade! For class schedules, registration and tuition information visit

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.

( leagues/clubs )

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 Third Monday of every month. 1:00 & 6:45 p.m. Hearing Loss Association. South Fork Community Center, 4403 Country Club Rd., Winston-Salem. Chance to meet, discuss and learn abou the challenges that face the hard-of-hearing community. For more information visit or call 788-6012.

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. Contact Libby Kendrick at 643-3066.

Fourth Tuesday of every month. 12:00 p.m. Brown Bag Monthly Lunch Series. YWCA of Greensboro, 4002-E Spring Garden St. (between Wendover & Market) Presenting provocative, relevant discussions on issues important to women. For more information call 273- 3461.

Fourth Tuesday of every month. 7:00 p.m. Herbal Thyme Guild. Guilford County Agricultural Center, 3309 Burlington Rd., Greensboro. Sept. 28: Kathy Ryan, of New York Butchers presents “Herbal Cheese and More.” Visitors Welcome.

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.

Wednesdays, Saturdays & Sundays. Piedmont Hiking and Outing Club. Hiking, biking, kayaking and/or social outings. Since 1982. For more information, visit www.

Wednesdays. Join Support 4 Your Dreams: Real Business Networking. Gabriel’s, 4312 Big Tree Way, Greensboro (off of Wendover across from Hilton Garden Inn). Free food and no cover charge.

( sports )

Now through November 30. Women’s Basketball League registration. Greensboro. The league is open to adults, ages 18 years and older. League play includes ten regular season games on Monday through Thursday nights. To learn more about the year-round programs and facilities of the Greensboro Parks & Recreation Department, please call 336-373-2574 or visit online at

Now through November 18. Water Fitness Aerobics. Smith Senior Center, 2401 Fairview St., Greensboro. Ages 18 years and older. Class will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:45-6:30 p.m. The fee is $54 for the 6-week session. A written doctor’s authoriza tion

may be required. Call 375-2234.

Ongoing. Greensboro REI Store Classes & Events. 3334 West Friendly Ave., Ste. 140. For more information call 323-3117. For a list of events visit stores/108.

Wednesdays through May 2011. Senior Bowling League. Triad Lanes, 21 Oak Branch Ln., Greensboro. Sponsored by Greensboro Parks & Recreation, the league is open to all Guilford County seniors, ages 55 and better! For more information call the Greensboro Seniors Unit at 375-2237.

Sundays. 4:00 p.m. Shuffleboard Tournament. Old Winston Social Club, 1131 Burke St., Winston-Salem. Call 723-0060 or visit for more information.

( etc. )

November 3. 6:00 p.m. “Brazil: Innovative and Development Strategies.” Ernesto Henrique Fraga Araújo, senior economic counselor from the Brazilian Embassy speaks to the Triad World Affairs Council at the O. Henry Hotel, 624 Green Valley Road in Greensboro.

November 4. ,11,18. 7:30pm. Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St, Studio 317, 3rd fl. Casino Rueda – Cuban salsa where you switch partners while dancing in a circle. 336-456-4159 or www.worlddanceexchange. com

November 6. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Shop Local Street Festival.

State Street, Greensboro. Start your holiday shopping

and support local artists at the Shop Local Street

Festival! Featuring over 25 artists with a variety of works including: knitted accessories, stoneware, handmade soaps, lotions, candles, jewelry from copper enamel and

more! Food and live music. Event is free.

November 5-7. Holiday Market – 21st annual. Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center. Hundreds of specialty vendors with toys, books, cookware, gift baskets, and much, much more. More info at www. Sponsored by WFMY-News 2 and

produced by Gilmore Shows. Info at 336-282-5550.

November 5-7. North Carolina Writers’ Network Events. Omni Charlotte Hotel, Charlotte. November 5, 6, and 11-13 at 8:00 p.m. Theatre Alliance

playhouse, 1047 Northwest Boulevard in Winston-Salem (800) 838-3006.

November 6. Fiction Slush Fest. 10 am to 12pm. Barnhill’s

Books, 811 Burke St. Winston-Salem. A slush fest is a

workshop led by an expert writer or editor who critques work submitted anonymously by the participants.

November 7. 12:00-6.00 p.m. Greek Chicken Dinner and Bakery Sale. Dormition of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Church. 800 Westridge Road, Greensboro. AHEPA, General Greene Chapter 257. Daughters of Penelope is sponsoring a Bakery Sale. More information at 336-292-8013

November 11. 6:00 p.m. Paralegal Information Session. Joseph Bryan Jr. Auditorium, located in Frank Family Science Center, Guilford College. The information session will include an extensive program outline, question and answer portion and refreshments. The 19-week program is designed to prepare students to sit for the N.C. State Bar Paralegal Certification Examination. For more information, contact Guilford College at 316-2169 or

November 11. 7:30-8:30 p.m. Magicians Joshua Lozoff and Micah Cover: A Evening of Enchantments. The Arts Center, Carrboro. Donald J. Raleigh, the Jay Richard Judson Distinguished Professor at UNC Chapel Hill, will speak on “Russia’s Sputnik Generation: Soviet Baby Boomers Talk about Their Lives.”

November 11, January 21, February 25 and March 29, 7:30 am-6 pm. One Day camps on Teacher Workdays at Bur-Mil Park. 5834 Bur-Mil Club Road, Greensboro. Alternative to traditional childcare.The cost is $22 per day. Children will enjoy arts, crafts, wildlife education, games, prizes and more! For more information, please call 336-373-3800 or visit online at www.

November 11-14. Ghost Story themed magic show. The ArtsCenter 300- G East Main St. Carrboro. For more information, visit htm

November 12. Christmas Cabaret and Spaghetti Dinner.

Calvary Moravian Church on Holly Avenue. Benefit

to raise money and collect toys for children and adults with developmental disabilities and their families. More info at 336-724-1412 Ext. 144 or

November 13. GeorgeFest – Celebrating George Harrison’s Spiritual Quest. Hare Krishna Temple,1283 Prabhupada Rd, Sandy Ridge, NC . 11:00am – 6:00pm. Local musicians perform George’s songs. Plenty of good vegetarian food, yoga and meditation classes. Suggested donation of $5 to $20.

November 16-21. Universoul Circus. 3146-3200 Freedom Dr. Charlotte. For 6 pulse-pounding days in November, there will not be a more exciting, thrilling, or fun-filled place on earth than right here. Tickets prices $12 to $27.00. Children under 1 are FREE All tickets available by Ticketmaster at and 1-800-745-3000.

November 20. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Celebration marks first year of Future Cents: Smart Money Starts Here. The Greensboro Public Library. 219 N. Church St., Greensboro Food, fun and prizes for teens and their families Will feature announcement of the iPAD winner, given to one teen who attended all of the financial workshops that were offered to the public.

Going on now. WCWG-TV Real Value School Fundraiser.

The $10 Real Value Coupon book was created

by WCWG-TV to help schools raise much needed

money. One-hundred percent of the money is kept by

the schools. The coupon book is filled with over 130

coupons, and includes over $1,000 in free or buy one

get one free offers.

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@ Register online at learn/classes/.

Ongoing. 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.

( animals )

Daily. 11:00 a.m., 1:30, 2:00 & 3:00 p.m. Animal Discovery Keeper Talks. Natural Science Center, 4301 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro. One-on-one interaction with highly trained zoo professionals gives visitors a very real and personal glimpse into the lives of the keepers and animals alike. For more information visit

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