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[MUSIC]

February 21. 10pm. Bitch Please & Trick Money. Greene Street Club. 113 N Greene St., Greensboro. Ranging between electro, dubstep, drum n bass and house music, Bitch Please has no problem changing up the tempo several times during a set. Trick Money is the party alias of a musician/audio engineer/DJ/ urban corporate gangster from the city. For more info, visit www.greenestreetclub.com

February 23. 7:30pm. Salem Choirs National ACDA Preview Concert. Salem Academy and College. 601 S Church St., Winston-Salem. This concert at Salem College, which features music of Africa, the Spiritual and Gospel, will be a preview of the Dallas concert. For more info, visit www.salem.edu

February 23. 8pm. Steph Stewart & the Boyfriends w/ River Rats. The Green Bean. 341 S Elm St., Greensboro. Durham-based Steph Stewart & the Boyfriends is haunting, post-Appalachain lull married to sweet and smoky honky-tonk. For more info, visit www. greensborobean.com

February 23. 8pm. Turn up the Heat. The Creative Center. 900 16th St., Greensboro. Billboard chart topping jazz artist Tom “Jamaica Funkin” Browne and rising artists M4B blow the winter cold away with a kickin’ trumpet and rich jazz melodies. For more info, visit www.thecreativecenter.net

February 24. 7pm. Laura Thurston: One Woman Band! The Green Bean. 341 S Elm St., Greensboro. Laura brings multi-instrumentalism to a new level! You will be enthralled when you see this lovely lady rappin’ on a suitcase kick drum with one foot and tappin’ on a tambourine with the other; all the while, hands on her guitar and mouth on her harp. For more info, visit www. greensborobean.com

[NEW AGE]

March 1. 6pm. History of Yoga lecture with Tanisha Ramachandran. Sunrise Yoga. 6000 Meadowbrook Mall Ct., Suite 1, Clemmons. Join Tanisha Ramachandran, a professor at Wake Forest University, for a workshop about the history and stories of Yoga. For more info, visit www.sunriseyoga.net

March 9-16. Early-Spring Retreat by The Yoga Gallery. 633 N Trade St., Winston-Salem. The Yoga Gallery is leading an early-spring retreat to the Mar de Jade resort near Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, March 9-16, 2013. If you sign up now – by Dec. 8 – you’ll get $200 off the regular cost of your retreat. For more info and registration, visit www.yogasherpa.com

[KIDS/TEENS]

February 21. 6:30pm. 33rd Annual Human Relations Student Awards. Embassy Suites. 460 N Cherry St., Winston-Salem. The Human Relations Commission partners with the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools to hold the banquet, which honors students who exemplify positive human relations in their dealings with others on such issues as race, religion and cultural differences. For more info, visit www.cityofws.org

February 22. 7pm, 8pm, 9pm. Laser Zeppelin Music and Light Show. Natural Science Center of Greensboro. 4301 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro. Rock out to the tunes of Led Zeppelin as an amazing laser light show spans our 40 foot dome OmniSphere Theater. For more info, visit www.natsci.org

February 23. All Day. FAFSA Day. GTCC. 601 High Point Rd., Jamestown. College financial aid officers and specialists will be available to help high school seniors and families complete and submit their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) forms online. For more info, visit www.gtcc.edu

February 25 & March 18. 4pm. Greensboro College Open Houses. Greensboro College. 815 W Market St., Greensboro. During the open house, guests will be able to meet with the admissions counselors, financial aid staff, and the director of the BBA program, Dr. Michael Dutch. After the open house ends at 6 p.m., guests will be able to sit in on a class session. For more info, visit www.greensboro.edu

[LEAGUES/CLUBS]

February 21. 5:30pm. 2013 Piedmont Triad Elected Officials Reception. Showplace. 211 E Commerce Ave., High Point. The Greensboro Partnership, High Point Chamber of Commerce, and the Greater Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce invite you to meet.For more info, visit www.synerg.org

February 21. 6pm. Triad After Work Social. Hampton Inn. 3033 High Point Rd., Greensboro. First 200 people get 2 Free drink tickets and food. By sure to dress professionally and bring plenty of business cards. To maximize your networking, read our networking tips on our web site and come at 5:30 for the business training classes. For more info, call 336.285.0158

February 26. 7pm. Herbal Thyme Guild. Guilford C. Agricultural Center. 3309 Burlington Rd., Greensboro. Benefits of using Herbs and Spices in our Cooking. Visitors welcome.

February 28. 6:30pm. High Point Republican Women Meeting. Private Dining of the Golden B. 1345 N Main St., High Point. Speaker: Judy Mendenhall, Ward 3 Council Member. Open to the Public!

[SPORTS/FITNESS]

February 20-23. 2013 ACC Swimming & Diving Championships. Greensboro Aquatic Center. 1921 High Point Rd., Greensboro. The first time in conference history that the ACC championships will be a held at a neutral venue. For more info, visit www.theacc.com

February 20,27. 6:30pm. Indoor Kayaking Skills Classes. Smith High School Pool. 2407 S Holden Rd., Greensboro. Kayaks and all necessary equipment will be provided. This advanced series is limited to the first four students to register. To register or for more information, call the Lake Brandt marina at 336-373-3741

[ETC.]

February 20. 10am. Zane Hedgecock and Browntown. High Point Museum. 1859 E Lexington Ave., High Point. Zane Hedgecock, a local community leader from Wallburg, will discuss the early village of Browntown. For more info, visit www.highpointmuseum.org

February 21. 11am. Diabetes Basics Workshop. Women’s Resource Center of Greensboro. 628 Summit Ave., Greensboro. Learn what diabetes is, whats the risk factors are, and what you can do to prevent it. For more info, visit www.womenscentergso.org

February 22-24. 25th Annual Triad Home & Garden Show. Lawrence Joel Veterans Coliseum Complex. 2825 University Pkwy., Winston-Salem. Ready to update your home or outdoor living space? Dreaming of building a new home? Interested in Aging in Place or energy efficiency? Visit the 25th Annual (Original) Triad Home & Garden Show. For more info, visit www.triadhomeandgardenshow.com

February 26. 7:30pm. Defining Democracy: Electoral Reform and the Struggle for Power in New York City. Salem Academy and College. 601 S Church St., Winston-Salem. Defining Democracy, written by Salem College professor Daniel Prosterman, examines struggles over electoral reform in New York City to clarify our understanding of democracy’s evolution in the United States and the world. For more info, visit www.salem.edu

[FLICKS]

February 20-23. 2013 Carolina Film and Video Festival. Elliot Center, UNCG. 1000 Spring Garden St., Greensboro. CFVF is the longest studen-run festival in North Carolina. For more info, visit www.cfcfestival.org

February 21. 7pm. The Artists, A Film Series. SECCA. 750 Marguerite Dr., Winston-Salem. Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present – This uniquely fascinating film follows world famous performance artist Marina Abramovic, as she prepares for what may be the most important exhibition of her life: the 2010 lifetime retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. For more info, visit www.secca.org

February 22. 12pm. Telling Amy’s Story. Nussbaum Room, Greensboro Central Public Library. 219 N Church St., Greensboro. Hosted by actress and advocate Mariska Hargitay and told by Detective Deirdri Fishel, this short documentary follows the timeline of a domestic violence homicide. For more info, call 336.373.2038

February 24. 6pm. Official Oscar Experience Party. O. Henry Hotel. 624 Green Valley Rd., Greensboro. Hollywood—with all its glamour and excitement—will be coming again to the Triad on Oscar® Sunday! Movie-lovers across the Triad may experience all the thrills and surprises of the 85th Academy Awards. For more info, visit www.ctgso.org BOOK IT! e-mail calendar@yesweekly.com

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