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[MUSIC]

June 7. 5:30pm. BB&T Beach Music. Festival Park. 200 N Davie St., Greensboro. Children’s Home Society of NC and BB&T will host the fifth night of this concert series featuring the Craig Woolard Band. For more info, visit www.chsnc.org

June 7. 8pm. Prattle On, Rick. The Green Bean. 341 S Elm St., Greensboro. Prattle on, Rick with Emily Stewart and Tina & Her Pony. Only 5 dollars. For more info, visit www. greensborobean.com

June 8. 8pm. Logan Venderlic, The Record, and Wood Ear live. The Green Bean. 341 S Elm St., Greensboro. Come out for an evening of varied musical tastes, from Appalachian folk to pop-rock and everything in between. For more info, visit www.greensborobean.com

June 9. 7pm. Gerald Byers 2012 Benefit Concert for the American Cancer Society. International Civil Rights Center & Museum. 134 S Elm St., Greensboro. The purpose of the family-friendly event is to bring continued awareness to the fight against cancer. The evening will include musical performances, entertainment, and prize giveaways. For more info and tickets, call 336.209.1380

June 10. 6pm. Music for a Sunday Evening. Friendly Center. 600 Green Valley Rd., Greensboro. This evening performances by The Greensboro Big Band. The band will be performing two sets. For more info, visit www. city-arts.org

June 12. 7pm. Marvin Hamlisch Performance. Dana Auditorium, Guilford College Campus. 5800 W Friendly Ave., Greensboro. Hamlisch is a four-time Emmy winner and has earned three Oscars, four Grammys, one Tony, and three Golden Globe awards. NewBridge Bank and EMF are proud to present this special event in celebration of EMF’s 51st season. For more info and tickets, visit www.easternmusicfestival.org or call 336.272.0160

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.

First and Third Tuesdays. 7:30 pm. Songwriters Open Mic Night. The Underground Theatre in the lower level of the Community Arts Café, 411 W. Fourth St., Winston-Salem. Musicians are encouraged to share new songs for an evening of music and networking. Free admission. For more information, call 336-793-8000 or visit www.communityartscafe.com.

Wednesdays in June & July. 7pm. CFBG Live Jams. CFBG. 930 S Chapman St., Greensboro. Come down to your favorite local record store for different local musicians and DJs performing every week! For more info, visit www.cfbgs.com

Wednesdays. 12pm. Tunes at Noon. Center City Park. 200 N Elm St., Greensboro. Hey you! Downtown employees! Kids on summer break! Join us every Wednesday in Center City Park for a free concert at lunchtime! For more info and a full schedule, visit www.centercitypark.org

Second Thursdays, June through October. Bethabara Concert Band & Family Evening Events. Historic Bethabara Park. 2147 Bethabara Rd., Winston-Salem. During the event, attendees will enjoy music from all eras, Dino’s New York hot dogs, ice cream, children’s games and activities, hay wagon rides and more! For more info, visit www.bethabarapark.org

Fridays, from June 8 through September 1. Winston-Salem Summer Music Series. Corpening Plaza & intersection of 6th and Trade Sts., Winston-Salem. These popular free outdoor concerts have been a big part of the resurgence of downtown Winston-Salem since they started in the summer of 1998. For more info and the full line-up, visit www.dwsp.org/music

Third Fridays.

5-8:30pm. Third Friday at Five Series. Governmental Plaza. Greene St., Greensboro. Greensboro’s Third Friday at Five series attracts a diverse adult crowd with an average age range from 25 – 55. We look forward to attracting a sizable crowd with our lineup of local and regional musicians and local arts and craft venders. For more info and full schedule, visit www. greensborofridayatfive. com

[NEW AGE]

Beginning June 7. 11:30am-12:30pm. Yoga for Every Woman. Sunrise Yoga Studio. 6000 Meadowbrook Mall Ct., Suite 1, Clemmons. If you are looking for a new way to kick off your summer by getting active, Curvy Girl Yoga with Kim Crawford at Sunrise Yoga Studio in Clemmons is the class for you. For more info, call 336.778.1233 or visit www.sunriseyoga.net

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 www.sunriseyoga.net

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 www.sunriseyoga.net

Mondays. Movement, Mobility, and Balance Intensive Level 2-3 with Jacob Felder. Yoga Gallery. 633 N Trade St., Winston- Salem. Increase range of motion and heighten coordination using joint and muscle isolation techniques. Sharpen your sense of balance with techniques developed by Jacob, RYT 500 hours, movement/balance artist. For more info, visit www.yogagallery.net

[KIDS/TEENS]

June 11 through 29. 9am-1pm. Future Filmmakers’ Summer Film Boot Camp. The Creative Center. 900 Sixteenth St., Greensboro. Students will have the opportunity to learn various aspects of filmmaking and ultimately create their own short films. For optimal results, students should attend all three weeks, however, a la carte selection is permit ted. For more info, call 336.312.0497 or visit www. thecreativecenter.net

June 11 through July 30. African Drumming Classes for Kids. Golden Flower Tai Chi Center. 612 N Trade St., Winston-Salem. Keep your child’s hands busy with African drumming! Your child will learn traditional West African rhythms in a class full of other rising first through sixth graders. For more info, call 336.774.3898 or visit www.ttmws.com

July 12. 6pm. Family Fun Night. The Barn Dinner Theatre. 120 Stage Coach Tr., Greensboro. The Kids will enjoy a family style spagetti dinner and a live show performed by the amazing and fun Children’s Storybook Theatre Group! Recommended for ages 12 or younger. For more info and tickets, visit www.barndinner.com

June 14. 6pm. Bethabara Concert Band & Family Evening. Historic Bethabara Park. 2147 Bethabara Rd., Winston-Salem. Enjoy music from all eras, children’s games, hay wagon rides, Dino’s New York hot dogs, ice cream and more! Family activities begin at 6:00pm and the concert starts at 7:00pm. For more info, visit www.bethabarapark.org

Saturdays, Sundays, & Guilford County Schools Holidays. 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm, and 4:00 pm. Indiana Bones and Survival Science Spectacular. Natural Science Center of Greensboro, 4301 Lawndale Drive. Indiana Bones shows how putting the knowledge of science to work has gotten him out of some pretty tough jams. Visit www.natsci.org.

[LEAGUES/CLUBS]

June 6. 6pm. Triad After Work Social. The Piedmont Club. 200 W Second St., Greensboro. The first 200 people receive 2 free drink tickets for your enjoyment while networking. For more info, visit www.triadafterworksocial.com

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 kerseye@ccl.org

June 9. 11:30am. Lambdas on the Lawn. Greensboro Arboretum. 401 Ashland Dr., Greensboro. This is an outdoor poetry event hosted by Sigma Theta Lambda Literary Sorority, Inc. $10. Tickets are available on eventbrite or at the event

June 12. 7pm. Sierra Club Monthly Meeting w/ Film. Fellowship Hall. 501 S Mendenhall St., Greensboro. This month’s meeting will feature the film, “What in the World are They Spraying,” which discusses the bio-engineering industry and the issues it creates. For more info, visit www.northcarolina. sierraclub.org/piedmont/index.asp

June 13. 5:30-8pm. SynerG on Tap. Mellow Mushroom. 609 S Elm St., Greensboro. Looking to meet new friends, collaborators or colleagues? Join in for this exciting networking event. For more info, visit www.synerg.org

[sports/fitness]

June 6-23. The Tour de Yadkin. Starting at 10am on June 6, Dean Naujoks will begin the annual paddle from W. Kerr Scott Dam and Reservoir. Paddlers are invited to join Naujoks each day through June 23 to paddle for a few hours or join the festivities along the way. All events are FREE. For more info and restrictions, visit www.yadkinriverkeepr.org

Wednesdays, June 6 through July 18. Track and Field Meets. Greensboro Day School. 5401 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro. Any kids from 7-13 years old of all abilities. No track experience needed. This is a fun free meet for all youth athletes. For more info, visit www.greensboropacesetters.com

June 9. 11:30am-2:30pm. CrossFit for Hope Fundraiser. CrossFit Versatile. 307 G South Westage Dr., Greensboro. The day will be full of fun and excitement as athletes of all levels sweat for a cause! All workouts are scalable so all levels can participate. For more info, call 336.553.8444

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June 7. 5pm. Community Garden Tour. Interactive Resource Center. 407 E Washington St., Greensboro. Our beautiful garden, installed last month by Transition Greensboro, will be one of ten community gardens highlighted in the Fourth Annual Guilford County Community Garden Tour sponsored by the Guilford County Cooperative Extension Service and Guilford County’s Extension Master Gardener Volunteers. For more info, call 336.332.0824

June 8. 12-1pm. Downtown Performing Arts Center Lunch & Learn. Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro Board Room. 330 S Greene St., Greensboro. Join synerG and Downtown Greensboro Inc. on Friday, June 8th for a conversation about the potential for a Downtown Performing Arts Center and how you can help. For more info, visit www.synerg.org

June 8. 6:30-8:30pm. Center City Park 2012 Summer Supper. Center City Park. 200 N Elm St., Greensboro. Join in a familyfriendly evening to raise funds for Center City Park programming and promotion. For more info, visit www.centercitypark.org

June 9. 9:30am-12pm. Get Rid of Paper and Digital Clutter workshop. Falcone Training Center. 5609 Landerwood Dr., Greensboro. This hands-on workshop teaches a simple system for managing out of control papers and computer files. Bring a suitcase full of disorganized papers or a laptop. Leave with everything organized and filed. For more info and registration, visit www. falconetrainingcenter.com

June 9. 2-5pm. NCShakes Community Day & Open House. Spirit Center. 807 W Ward Ave., High Point. In addition to family and children’s activities, NCShakes will formally dedicate Spirit Center, the two-building, 51,000-squarefoot renovated factory that the festival has used as administrative and production headquarters since 2007. For more info, call 336.841.2273 or visit www.ncshakes.org

June 11 and 12. Casting auditions for female lead and other principle roles, as well as extras. For more info, call 336.298.8286 or visit www.chervelimedia.com

June 12. Noon. Social Security: What Every Woman Should Know. Women’s Resource Center of Greensboro. 628 Summit Ave., Greensboro. Luciana Williams of the Social Security administration will provide this workshop to inform women on the various programs available through Social Security. For more info, visit www.womenscentergso.org

June 12. 6pm. Steal the Pint. Old Winston Social Club. 1131 Burke St., Winston-Salem. Join in for steal the pint night with Franziskaner Brewery! For every pint you purchase, you get to keep the specialty glass from the featured Brewery. For more info, visit www. oldwinstonsocialclub.com

June 12. 7-8:30pm. Free Writing Workshop: Your Life Story. Central Branch Library. 660 W Fifth St., Winston-Salem. During the workshop, Award-winning writer Jennifer L. Stevenson will discuss the memoir-writing process and lead writing exercises to refine and develop life stories. She will also explore the difference between memoirs and autobiographies. For more info, visit www.forsyth.cc/librar

[animals]

Third Tuesdays. 6:30 – 8:00 pm. Pet Loss Support Group. Highland Presbyterian Church Activities Bldg, 2380 Cloverdale Ave., Winston-Salem. Sponsored by Forsyth Humane Society. For more information, call 721.1303 or 777.1070.

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 www. natsci.org.

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