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( music )

February 23. 8pm. The Outliers Live. The Green Bean. 341 S Elm St., Greensboro. The Outliers is a bit different type of band. The band formed out of the respect for traditional American music but a love for genres spanning from reggae to Delta blues and a belief that music can change, become new and still evoke the deep ancient tones within.For more info, call 336.691.9990 or visit

February 24. 7:30pm. Third Wheel Tuesday. The Green Bean. 341 S Elm St., Greensboro. Three-piece acoustic band based out of Nashville, TN. For more info, call 336.691.9990 or visit www.

February 24. 8-11pm. The Showcase. The Creative Center. 900 Sixteenth St., Greensboro. monthly event for singers/songwriters in the community to perform their original music as a soloist, in a duo or trio. For more info, call 336.681.2755 or visit www.

February 28. 7pm. Badfish (Sublime Tribute) & Scotty Don’t. The Blind Tiger. 1819 Spring Garden St., Greensboro. If you love Sublime, don’t miss this chance to see one of the best tribute bands around. For more info, visit

( new age )

February 28. 7pm. Herbal Thyme Guild. Guilford Agricultural Center. 3309 Burlington Rd., Greensboro. Deborah Crumpton, Running Pine Farm: Growing, finding, and cooking with local foods. For more info, call 828.450.2416

( kids/teens )

February 22. 10am-4pm. Childrens Book Signing. Benphils Children’s Clothier. 147 S Stratford Rd., Winston- Salem. Children’s book author, Michele M. Manderine, will be reading from and signing copies of her book, “Tristan, The Maine Coon Cat”. For more info, call 336.777.0508

February 25. 11am-1pm. Community Connections Family Life Center Day Care Center Open House. 153 E Bellevue Dr., (The Arc of High Point) High Point. Think about this – what is YOUR dream for: Yourself? Your family? Your community? Come to learn about the premier creative inclusive child care environment in High Point. For more info, call 336.883.0650

February 24. 5:30pm. ScienceMakers. SciWorks. 400 W Hanes Mill Rd., Winston-Salem. ScienceMakers is an innovative African American media and education initiative focused on capturing and preserving the stories of African Americans scientists. For more info, visit

February 25. 1-4pm. How do you speak for trees? Whole Foods Market. 41 Miller St., Winston-Salem. There’s a great event coming to the City of Arts and it’s held at a place you should all know by heart. With all kinds of food, games and prizes galore and a story to read perhaps one time or more. A Seuss celebration and free tickets too, his new movie The Lorax, coming to a theater near you. For more info, call 336.722.9233

February 28. 7am-10pm. National Pancake Day. IHOP locations. Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and IHOP restaurants will celebrate National Pancake Day, when IHOP will be offering a free short stack of its famous buttermilk pancakes to each guest and, in return, diners will be asked to leave a little something behind for Duke Children’s Hospital & Health Center.

( leagues/clubs )

February 23. 5:30-7:30pm. SynerG & Face to Face Meet & Greet w/ Greensboro City Council. Offices of Blue Zoom. 230 S Elm St., Greensboro. Admission is FREE but please reserve your place by emailing Cecelia Thompson at For more info, visit

( etc. )

February 22. 1:30pm. Legal Landmines of Social Media. Central Library. 219 N Church St., Greensboro. The everincreasing popularity of social media presents opportunities and risks for employers. This is a seminar for social media users, employers, and lawyers dealing with these emerging issues. For more info, visit

February 25. 12noon-3pm. Sports Equipment Give Away. Lindley Center. 2907 Springwood Dr., Greensboro. Tyler’s Locker, is cleaning out its closet! For the past year, the program has collected gently-used sports equipment to distribute to area youth in need. For more info, visit

February 26. 6pm. Triad’s Only Oscar Night America Party. O. Henry Hotel. 624 Green Valley Rd., Greensboro. The Triad audience will watch the Academy Awards telecast live on large screens, courtesy of ABC- 45, the Triad affiliate of the ABC Television Network. For more info and tickets, call 336.333.7470 (ext 206)

February 26. Oscar Ball Fundraiser. Encore American Bistro. 411 W 4th St., Winston-Salem. The Academy Awards come to Winston-Salem, as Encore American Bistro hosts an Oscar Ball to benefit Senior film students at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. For more info, call 336.722.9911 or visit

February 27. Salute to Heroes. Carolina Theatre. 310 S Greene St., Greensboro. Award recipients will be honored at the 2nd annual Salute to Heroes Event. For more info, visit

February 28. 6-8pm. Poetry & Memoirs Reading. Wine-Styles. 3326 W Friendly Ave., #141 Greensboro. Members of the Writers Group of the Triad will read from their recently published anthologies, Fire and Chocolate and You Must Remember This followed by open mic. For more info, call 336.299.4505

( animals )

Now through May 31. AARF Older Cat Adoption Campaign. AARF. 311 Harvey St., Winston-Salem. Animal Adoption Rescue Foundation will be showcasing the adorable, older cats that we have for adoption.

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