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( music )

May 24. 8pm. The Monkey Mind, Sam Robinson & the Groove Elators, The Heritage Live. The Blind Tiger. 1819 Spring Garden St., Greensboro. For more info, visit

May 25. 8pm. The Pinkerton Raid, Daniel Levi Goans, & Birds and Arrows live. Glenwood Books and Coffee. 1310 Glenwood Ave., Greensboro. For more info, call 919.812.5097

May 25. 8pm. Laurin Stroud & the Drafthouse Band live. Old Winston Social Club. 1131 Burke St., Winston-Salem. Free classic country and bluegrass show. For more info, visit

May 26. Train-2-Trane Jazz and Blues Series. Greensboro-High Point Airport Marriott. The Train- 2-Trane Jazz and Blues Series will feature three concerts staged monthly between May and July with top-tier artists. Proceeds generated from each show will be split between the Children’s Museum of Alamance County and the Friends of John Coltrane. For more info and tickets, visit

May 26. 2pm. Foothills Brewing Beer and Music Extravaganza. Foothills Brewing Facility. 3800 Kimwell Dr., Winston-Salem. Foothills is collaborating with friends at Mantrabash and Camp Barefoot to create a beer and music extravaganza you won’t want to miss. Come see the new brewing facility for the first time and get a preview of some of the great music you’ll see at these two festivals. For more info, visit

May 26. 8pm. John Wilkes Boothe and the Black Toothe. The Green Bean. 341 S Elm St., Greensboro. Come check out Asheville’s own high energy indie-americana trio, John Wilkes Boothe and the Black Toothe. Greensboro’s Lake Isle will be providing direct support. For more info, call 336.691.9990

( new age )

June 10. 3:30pm. Yoga 101. Sunrise Yoga Studio. 6000 Meadowbrook Mall Ct., #1, Clemmons. Are you brand new to Yoga? Did you do yoga a long time ago and want a refresher? If yes, than Yoga 101 workshop is for you! For more info, visit

June 23. 1-2:30pm. Family Yoga Class. The Yoga Gallery. 633 N Trade St., Winston-Salem. Doing family yoga cultivates emotional and physical bonding with your family and community. The Family Yoga Class will include group poses, partner poses and games. For more info, call 336.725.4119

Happenin now. Lunch Time Yoga. Sunrise Yoga Studio. 6000 Meadowbrook Mall Ct. #1, Clemmons. For six weeks on Wednesday starting April 11, 2012, we will offer 45 minute sessions of Yoga. From 12 noon to 12:45 For students of all levels, including beginners. Attend 1 session or all 6. $60 for all 6 sessions. $15 single class. For more info, visit

( kids/teens )

May 26. 10am-4pm. Children’s Book Signing. BenPhil’s Childrens Clothier. 1475 Stratford Rd., Winston-Salem. Children’s book author, Michele M. Manderine, will be reading excerpts from her book, “Tristan, The Maine Coon Cat,” and signing copies. In addition, she will be introducing a new line of “Remi, The Ragdoll Cat” greeting cards, featuring Remington, her cat.For more info, call 336.777.0508

May 26. 3-7pm. Boy Scout Connection 2012. Center City Park. 200 N Elm St., Greensboro. All Scouts, Scouters, Scouting families, Scouting Alumni, Future Scouts and the general public are invited to attend one of the largest community celebrations in the Piedmont area. Activities are planned for all ages and admission is free with a canned food donation. For more info, visit

( leagues/clubs )

June 7. 3:45pm. The Piedmont Triad Chapter of the International Facility Management Association Meeting & Tour. Greensboro Aquatic Center. 1921 W Lee St., Greensboro. The June meeting will be a tour of the new Greensboro Aquatic Center a state-of-the-art facility featuring leading edge concepts in aquatic design. Plan to arrive at 3:45, the tour begins promptly at 4:00 and last to 5:00. For more info and to RSVP, reply to

Tuesdays. 11:45am-1:30pm. Triad Real Estate Investors Association Weekly Meetings. Logan’s Roadhouse. 1300 Bridford Pkwy., Greensboro. The Triad Real Estate Investors Association welcomes all who are interested in any aspect of real estate investing, even if you do not own any real estate yet.

Wednesdays. 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm. Triad Toastmasters Club. Leonard Recreation Center, 6324 Ballinger Road, Greensboro. Open to residents 18 and older who are interested in improving their speaking, presentation and/or leadership skills. For more information, call 336- 508-5870 or visit

Third Wednesdays. 5:30 – 7 p.m. Green Drinks Greensboro. A free monthly networking event open to anyone looking to socialize and connect with others interested in the environment. For locations and more, visit

Every Wednesday evening, Saturday morning, & Sunday afternoon. Piedmont Hiking and Outing Club. Hiking, Biking, kayaking, socializing. Winston Salem/Greensboro area. More info, visit

( sports & fitness )

May 26. 10am-4pm. The Vintage: A National Gathering of Vintage BMWs. Old Salem Museum & Gardens. S Main St., Winston-Salem. Hundreds of vintage BMWs from all over the country will descend on Old Salem. A Spaten beer tent and BMW Car Club of America tent will be set up in the Tavern Meadow along with music, food, drink and more. For more info, call 336.721.7300 or visit

May 26 (9am), June 16 9am) & June 17 (6pm). Yoga Hike. Sunrise Yoga Studio. 6000 Meadowbrook Mall Ct., #1, Clemmons. A yoga hike combines 60 minutes of gentle hiking with 30 minutes of yoga poses done in the great outdoors. Details about the location of each hike will be provided upon registration. For more info, visit

( etc. )

May 23. 10am. Safekeepers: Senior Safety Program. Hemphill Branch Library. 2301 W Vandalia Rd., Greensboro. Topics to be covered include: fire safety, fall prevention, identity theft, fraud prevention, medication safety and poison prevention. For more info, visit

May 23. 10am-2pm. AARP Safe Driving Class. Smith Senior Center. 2401 Fairview St., Greensboro. Instructor Bill Sutton will provide a refresher course to help seniors remain safe on today’s roads. For more info and registration, call 336.375.2234

May 24. 12-1:30pm. Credit 101: Becoming Credit- Wise. Women’s Resource Center of Greensboro. 628 Summit Ave., Greensboro. Do you know how to qualify for credit? How much credit is too much credit? What to do if you get into trouble with credit. Find out here. For more info, visit

May 24. 7:30-9am, noon-1:30pm, 6-7:30pm. Community Forum for citizen engagement. Regency Room, Elm Street Center. 203 S Elm St., Greensboro. the Citizen Engagement Committee is announcing Community forums to gather your feedback on a downtown performing arts center in Greensboro. Your participation is essential. For more info, visit

May 26. 12-6:30pm. 12th Annual North Carolina Wine Festival. Tanglewood Park, Clemmons. The “Original” 12th Annual North Carolina Wine Festival offers the opportunity to meet wine makers, vineyard owners, taste and compare offerings from over 30 North Carolina Wineries, all in the same place and on the same day in one festive summertime atmosphere. For more info and tickets, visit

May 26. 3pm. Boy Scout Connection 2012. Center City Park. 200 N Elm St., Greensboro. Participate in Scouting and Alumni activities, jump houses, climbing wall, fun and games for all. Enjoy music and food too. Join the largest community celebration of Scouting in the Piedmont. For more info, visit

May 28. 4pm. NC Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony. The Big Chair., Thomasville. This parade will include various presentations, ceremonies, and other events for the whole family. For more info, call 336.239.2964

May 29. 6:15-8:15pm. “Fathers Matter, Too” workshop. Warnersville Center. 601 Doak St., Greensboro. This workshop is to help men, ages 16 years and older, become better fathers. Each workshop is open to the first 20 participants to register. For more info, call 336.274.1507

May 29 through June 22. 2012 Historical Archaeology Field School. Graveyard at St. Philips African Moravian Church. 911 S Church St., Winston-Salem. Careful excavation of the surface of the graveyard reveals the placement of the graves without intruding into the burials, a procedure that will teach students how to read the ground archaeologically, recover artifacts, and keep appropriate records. For more info, visit

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