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[MUSIC]

March 31. 8pm. And Justice For All… Somewhere Else Tavern. 5713 W Friendly Ave., Greensboro. A Music Benefit Concert to raise funds for legal assistance. Featuring Almost Human (Atropos Reunion Show), Metalheart, Widow and The Pretty Ugly. Raffles to be held by sponsors; The Sugar Shack and Forsaken Art Tattoo. For more info, call 336.292.5464

April 3. 4pm. Piedmont Blues Preservation Society News/Press Event & Announcement Party. Natty Greene’s Upstairs Pub. 345 S Elm St., Greensboro. We will be announcing the full lineup of artists, our Poster Contest Winner, and unveiling the Winning Poster for the 27th Annual Carolina Blues Festival presented by YES! Weekly, the longest running blues festival in the Southeast. For more info, call 336.580.2341

April 5. 7pm. An Evening with Singer- Songwriter Roy Zimmerman. Green Street Church. 639 S Green St., Winston-Salem. Come listen to funny songs about peace and justice. For more info, call 336.830.1952

April 5. 8pm. Fiddle and Bow present: Jack Williams. Community Arts Cafe. 411 W 4th St., Winston-Salem. Jack Williams, a southern American troubadour who has earned critical acclaim for his fingerstyle guitar picking, expressive and resonant voice, and prowess as a songwriter and storyteller, will bring his original songs and stories. For more info, visit www.fiddleandbow.org

April 7. 2pm. Where the Cool Kids Play! Benefit Concert. The Blind Tiger. 1819 Spring Garden St., Greensboro. Organized and presented by the Creative Center, six hours of live, local original music headlined by former Daughtry drummer Joey Barnes and Luna Arcade will be performing. For more info, visit www.theblindtiger.com

April 11. 7pm. On Stage! All Stars. War Memorial Auditorium. 1921 W Lee St., Greensboro. A showcase of student all stars featuring more than 450 performers. For more info, call 336.841.4332

April 12. 8pm. Fiddle and Bow present: Garnet Rogers. Community Arts Cafe. 411 W 4th St., Winston-Salem. This dynamic Canadian songwriter is one of the most popular artists we’ve presented over the years. Not to be missed! Audience members are encouraged to bring non-perishable foods, and/or items of personal care (ie: shampoo, soap, etc.) to the concert as donations to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC. For more info, visit www.fiddleandbow.org

[NEW AGE]

Happening Now. 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

Happening 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

[KIDS/TEENS]

March 29. 10am. Easter Egg Hunt and Parade. Washington Terrace. 101 Gordon St., High Point. The program will include a parade, easter egg hunt, children’s games, inflatables and more. For more info, visit www.highpointnc.gov/pr

March 30. 9:30am. Easter in Old Salem. Old Salem Museum & Gardens. 600 S Main St., Winston-Salem. Old Salem Museums & Gardens will celebrate Easter, one of the most important seasons in the Moravian Church with a full day of fun events perfect for all ages. For more info, visit www.oldsalem.org

April 6. 1:30pm. Kite Day. Historic Bethabara Park. 2147 Bethabara Rd., Winston-Salem. Enjoy a day of high-flying fun! Bring your own kite or borrow one from the Park (a limited number will be available). For more info, visit www.bethabarapark.org

Now through March 30. 10am-9pm. The Easter Bunny Hops into Hanes Mall. I-40 Bypass & Hanes Mall Blvd. intersection, Winston-Salem. Spring is in the air, and the Easter Bunny is at Hanes Mall! Kids of all ages are invited to visit and have their photos snapped with the Bunny at Hanes Mall at the Lower Level Belk Court. For more info, visit www.shophanesmall.com

[LEAGUES/CLUBS]

March 27. 10am. SynerG presents: Raleigh Day. Departing from 4201 W Wendover Ave., Greensboro. Join SynerG and local community leaders for a trip to Raleigh to meet with the NC Legislature about issues facing Greensboro. For more info, visit www.synerg.org

March 28. 6:30pm. High Point Republican Womens’ Meeting. Private Dining of The Golden B. 1345 N Main St., High Point. This month’s speaker: Wendy Fuscoe, Executive Director of Core City Development. As always, open to the public!

April 3. 6pm. Triad AfterWork Social. Piedmont Club. 200 W Second St., Winston-Salem. Network with fellow professionals, establish long-lasting business relationships and more. For more info, call 336.724.7077

April 6. 4pm. 4 Poems & a Party. Community Arts Cafe. 411 W Fourth St., Winston- Salem. “Til Death Do Us Part” is an interactive, murder mystery event, during which a murder takes place in a comical way. It is up to the guests to solve the crime! For more info, call 336.770.5353

April 9. 7pm. Fiction From Reality with Ray Morrison. Forsyth County Public Library. 660 W Fifth St., Winston-Salem. Morrison, awardwinning author of the short story collection, In a World of Small Truths (Press 53), will lead a discussion and workshop about developing ideas for short stories and novels from events in everyday life. For more info, visit www.wswriters.org

Now through March 31. Third Annual Anthology Contest. First, second, and third place winners in each category will be published in the Winston-Salem Writers 2013 Anthology, Taking Flight. For more info and rules, visit www.wswriters.org

Final Thursdays. 6:30pm. High Point Republican Womens’ Meeting. Golden B Private Dining Room. 1345 N Main St., High Point. As always, open to the public. For more info, call 336.885.5826

Last Friday of every month. 9:00 p.m. Women’s Final Friday for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community and its supporters. Studio B, 520 S. Elm St., Greensboro. Live DJ, $5 entry fee for non-members and $4 for members. For more information visit www.StudioB-GSO.com.

[SPORTS/FITNESS]

April 6. 9am. The Commuter Dash 5K. High Point Theatre. 220 E Commerce Ave., High Point. Pledge to try alternative transportation at least once between April 6th – July 6th to participate in this FREE 5K! Don’t miss out! For more info and registration, visit www.triadcommutechallenge.com

April 13. Biscuitville Bowl 7 Campus Scramble. On Saturday, April 13, 2013, students from all seven of Greensboro colleges and universities will take over Downtown Greensboro to compete in the 7 Campus Scramble and win the Golden Rolling Pin. For more info, visit www. biscuitvillebowl.com

April 27. 9am. Heels Up for Homelessness 5K Walk/Run. Bur-Mil Park. 5834 Bur-Mill Club Rd., Greensboro. Local upcomping event to benefit Family Promise of Greater Greensboro. For more info, call 336.621.1176

April 27. 11am. Are You Prepared – Zombie 5k Run/Walk/Shuffle. Wake Forest University, Parking Lot B. 1834 Wake Forest Rd., Winston-Salem. The public is invited to come and visit and run, walk or shuffle as their favorite zombie (zombie costumes encouraged, but not required) to check out emergency services displays, response vehicles and informational booths. For more info, visit www.readyforsyth.org

Tuesdays, April 2-30. 6pm. Get Golf Ready. Gillespie Golf Course. 306 E Forida St., Greensboro. Get Golf Ready provides an affordable and rewarding educational experience for those who want to learn more about the game of golf. For more info, visit www.getgolfready.com

[ETC.]

March 28, April 4 & 11. Design and Function Seminar. 1859 E Lexington Ave., High Point. The High Point Historical Society is pleased to announce that decorating maven Donna Kaiser is following her hit design series held in the fall by organizing a Design and Function seminar series. The four-part series will feature speakers from High Point’s design, furniture and textile industries. For more info, visit www.highpointmuseum.org

March 30. 9am. 5th Annual Got Friends? Family Festival. BB&T Ballpark. 951 Ballpark Way, Winston-Salem. Several events are planned for the festival, including a 5K Run/Walk at 9 a.m., and possibly the county’s largest Easter egg hunt at 10:30 a.m. when 10,000 eggs, all containing toys or candy, will be up for grabs. Admission is $2 a person. For more info, visit www.lilliesfriends.org

March 30. 11am. Spring Food Truck Rodeo. Earth Fare. 2965 Battleground Ave., Greensboro. Raffles, giveaways, face painting, live music provided by The Lake Isle. Brought to you by Earth Fare, the Central Carolina Food Truck Alliance, & Higher Underground Entertainment! For more info, visit www.earthfare.com

April 2 through May 7. 1pm. Living Healthy with Diabetes workshops. Shiloh Baptist Church. 1210 S Eugene St., Greensboro. The class will be led by Greensboro Senior Center Director Tiffany Mumford and Tamika Songster of the Guilford County Health Department. There is no charge to participants age 55+. For more info, call 336.373.4816

April 4. 3pm. International Cooking Class. Dorothy Bardolph Human Services Building. 301 E Washington St., Greensboro. This month’s dish (Vietnamese Eggrolls) will be demonstrated by a former refugee participant from Vietnam who earned her citizenship in 2010 after participating in Senior Resources of Guilford’s Refugee Outreach Program. For more info, call 336.373.4816, ext 236

April 4. 7pm. Public Input Meeting. Glenwood Recreation Center. 2010 Coliseum Blvd., Greensboro. Greensboro Parks & Recreation will host a second public input meeting for the Steelman Park master plan. A draft concept plan, based on community feedback from the first meeting, will be presented. For more info, call 336.373.2574

April 4, 11. 10am. Design and Function Seminar Series. High Point Museum. 1859 E Lexington Ave., High Point. The four-part series will feature speakers from High Point’s design, furniture and textile industries. For more info, visit www.highpointmuseum.org

April 5. 8am. Kyle and Richard Petty Meet and Greet. Krispy Kreme. 259 Stratford Rd., Winston-Salem. From 8am to 10am, April 5, to support the launch of the fourth annual Krispy Kreme Drive for 45 Campaign,Kyle Petty, Richard Petty will meet and greet Krispy Kreme fans. For more info, visit www. krispykreme.com/drivefor45

April 5. 9am. Early American Skills Workshop. High Point Museum. 1859 E Lexington Ave., High Point. Want to bring your historical site to life? Engage visitors? Offer programs for low to no cost? Our experienced park interpreters will provide detailed instructions for hands-on activities and historical background for those interested in learning about early American culture. For more info, visit www. highpointmuseum.org

April 5 & 6. Urban Ministry’s Spring Grocery Store Food Drive. Area Lowes Food Store, Food Lion stores, Harris Teeter, Bestway, and Whole Foods stores. Leadership Greensboro Seniors organizes these semi-annual food drives to benefit Greensboro Urban Ministry and the hungry in our community. Volunteers from over fifty congregations in the city are collecting the food at participating grocery store and other locations throughout Greensboro. For more info, visit www. greensborourbanminstry.org

April 5-7. Startup Weekend. Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship. 1451 S Elm-Eugene St., Greensboro. Based on a nationally-recognized model, Startup Weekend will be bringing together entrepreneurs, designers, developers and startup enthusiasts to participate in 54 hours of taking innovative business ideas from concept to launch. For more info, visit www.actiongreensboro.org

April 6. 9am. Lexington Women’s Club Spring Market Place. Davidson County Fairground Exhibit Hall. 400 Greensboro Rd., Lexington. Children’s book author, Michele Marlene Manderine, will be making a special appearance and book signing. For more info, call 336.249.3907

April 6. 10am. Evaluation Extravaganza – Tra$h or Trea$ure. High Point Museum. 1859 E Lexington Ave., High Point. This event provides an opportunity for community members to bring their valued treasures before expert evaluators who will briefly assess the item and proved a verbal approximation of value. For more info, visit www.highpointmuseum.org

April 6, 20, 27. 10am. Blacksmithing Demonstration in the Historical Park. 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, visit www.highpointmuseum.org

April 7. 2pm. What is Islam?. Forsyth County Central Library Auditorium. 660 W 5th St., Winston-Salem. A presentation on the origins, history and basic beliefs of Islam. Presented by Imam Khalid Griggs of the Community Mosque of Winston-Salem. For more info, call 336.703.3024

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