( music )

January 5. 7:30pm. UpperlineUp Jazz Jam. Bin 33. 324 S Elm St., Greensboro. Join UpperlineUp for a jazz jam and enjoy some fantastic food and drink specials at Bin 33. For more info, call 336.609.1833 or visit www.

January 9. 7:30pm. Greensboro Oratorio Singers Open Call. Friendly Avenue Baptist Church. 4800 Friendly Ave., Greensboro. Greensboro Oratorio Singers begins rehearsals for the spring season. Interested singers are invited. The registration fee is $25 and music is extra. For more info, visit

January 14(7:30pm),15(3pm), & 17(7:30pm). Winston-Salem Symphony presents a “Cello-bration.” Stevens Center, UNCSA. 405 W Fourth St., Winston- Salem. The Winston-Salem Symphony’s January 2012 Classics and Kicked-Back Classics concerts will feature pieces that highlight the cello, celebrating its mellow tones as well as its dramatic potential. For more info and tickets, call 336.464.0145 or visit

January 22. 8pm. Badfish (Sublime Tribute) & Scotty Don’t. Ziggy’s. 107 W 9th St., Winston-Salem. Formed in 2001, Badfish has become one of the biggest club and theater acts in the Northeast and Midwest. For more info, visit or

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.

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( 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. 7-8:15pm. Movement & Mobility Yoga Classes.

The Yoga Gallery. 366 N Trade St., Winston-Salem.

Increase range of motion, heighten coordination with joint and muscle isolation techniques. Improve balance, develop super core strength. For more info and registration, call 336.725.4119 or visit

Thursdays. 9-10:15am. Yoga for Arthritis. The Yoga Gallery. 366 N Trade St., Winston-Salem. Arthritis affects more than 70 million (or one in three) American adults. Yoga moves the joints through an extreme but safe range of motion allowing life-sustaining synovial fluid to lubricate them. For more info and registration, call 336.725.4119 or visit

Sundays. 6-7pm. Restorative Yoga. The Yoga Gallery. 366 N Trade St., Winston-Salem. We work very hard in our lives, and while we may sleep, we rarely take time to rest. Restorative Yoga helps us learn to relax and rest deeply and completely. For more info and registration, call 336.725.4119 or visit

( kids/teens )

January 13. Girl’s Club. Caldcleugh Multicultural Center. 1700 Orchard St., Greensboro. This winter, young ladies in grades K-6 gather every Friday from 6-8 pm to learn cake decorating, jewelry making, West African drumming and so much more. For more info and registration, call 336.373.5881 or visit

January 18 through February 25. Spanish Splash. Caldcleugh Multicultural Center. 1700 Orchard St., Greensboro. Give your toddler or pre-schooler a bilingual head start with 45 minute classes that introduce Spanish vocabulary and basics through music and movement. For more info, call 337.373.5881 or visit

January 21. 10am-4pm. Bread & Butter Making. High Point Museum. 1859 E Lexington Ave., High Point. Come see our costumed interpreters bake bread and make butter in the Hoggatt House. All ages welcome. FREE. Drop-in. For more info, call 336.885.1859 or visit

January 21. 10am-4pm. Blacksmithing Demonstration.

High Point Museum. 1859 E Lexington Ave., High Point. Come watch our costumed blacksmith in action as he crafts various iron pieces. All ages welcome. FREE. Drop-in. For more info, call 336.885.1859 or visit

( leagues/clubs )

January 4. 6pm. PARTF Grant Public meeting. Camp Joy Activity Center. Hagan-Stone Park. 5920 Hagan- Stone Rd., Pleasant Garden. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss a Parks and Recreation Trust Fund grant project for improvements to the Camp Joy building, creating accessible restrooms, shelters, revamping the marina and fishing areas, and the construction of a handicapped-accessible nature trail for people with special needs. For more info, visit

January 4. 6-8pm. Triad After Work Social. Encore American

Bistro. 2000 Reynolda Rd., Winston-Salem. Exhibitors

and prizes this week include Dickson Chiropractic Clinic, Rick Babusiak State Farm Insurnace, and more. Also beer, wine, and soda from Childress Vineyards, Budweiser Cheerwine. For more info, visit

( sports )

Now through March 26. 7:30am-4pm. All Sports Teacher Workday Camps for ages 6-12. Greensboro Sportsplex. 2400 16th Street. Held on designated teacher workdays, these camps will include a variety of sports, as well as age-appropriate agility training. $25 per child per day. For more info, visit

Ongoing. Yoga, Chi Kung, Tai Chi and Warm Water Exercise

classes. The Shepherd’s Center, 1700 Ebert St., Winston-Salem. Free and fee based classes for Forsyth County residents ages 50+. To register or learn more, call 336-748-0217 or visit

( etc. )

January 4. 7-8:30pm. Online Magazine Discussion. Forsyth County Public Library Auditorium. 660 W Fifth St., Winston-Salem. Joshua Hennen of Hennen’s Observer will discuss the world of online magazines. Hennen’s offers writers the opportunity to display their work to an international audience. For more info, visit January 4-25. 12-1:30pm/5:30-7pm. Quitsmart Smoking Cessation Classes. 501 E Green Dr., High Point. This program is open to any Guilford County adult resident. The program consists of a series of

classes; one class per week for four weeks. There is no cost to the participants for the program or materials. Class size is limited to 12 participants. For more info and registration, visit

January 4 through March 28. 6-7pm. Fitness by the Fiction: Free Exercise Classes. Greensboro Central Library. 219 N Church St., Greensboro. From African Dance to Zumba and everything in between, you can sample a variety of exercise options and maybe discover the one that’s ideal for you. Enjoy Fitness by the Fiction in the warmth and convenience of Central Library. For more info, visit

January 7. 2-5pm. Family Financial Fair. Greensboro Central Library. 219 N Church St., Greensboro. Teens and their families can learn about the many resources that promote financial literacy in the community. Presented in a festive atmosphere the Family Financial Fair will include games, prizes (including two computers), a jumping troop, balloons, magic and even a clown. For more info and registration, call 336.373.4559 or visit

January 10. 6:30pm. Art From Your Imagination. Greensboro School of Creativity. 900 Sixteenth St., Greensboro. Let this class bring out the creativity in you, however creative you already think you are, or aren’t. Early registration is strongly encourage, as this class will fill up quickly. For registration and more info, call 336.456.5051

January 11. 8-9:30am. Community Conversation on Health Care. Greensboro Historical Museum. 130 Summit Ave., Greensboro. Don’t miss the opportunity enjoy a free breakfast and hear what two community leaders have to say about one of our nation’s most pressing political concerns, health care reform. For more info, visit

( animals )

January 14,15. 10am-4pm. Winter CFA Allbreed Cat Show. Best Western Hotel. 135 South Main St., High Point. Central Carolina Cat Fanciers annual winter cat show. The show features over 200 cats from a wide variety of breeds. For more info, visit

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