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Saturday, October 27, 2012

Corn Maze (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 1:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Location: 1939 Morning Star Drive, Yadkinville

Corn maze, cow-train, hayride, water ballons, corn cannon,horse raceOther times by appointment only.Directions: 421N to exit 601, turn left, go about 2.5 miles to caution light,right on Lone Hickory Rd, left past Oak Ridge Baptist Church

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Education Under Fire (Educational)
Time: 2:00 AM to 7:00 AM
Location: WF Pugh Auditorium, Benson University

As part of the severe Iranian government-directed discriminations and abuses up to and including executions against the Baha'i community (the largest non-Muslim minority), Iran has also denied higher education opportunities to them. The Wake Forest Baha'i Association, with the support of the Wake Forest Amnesty International Club, is hosting an open thirty minute Education Under Fire DVD video presentation with three Iranian students who survived will be available for questions after the presentation. Admission if free.

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Piedmont Buddy Walk and Family Fun Day (Family Fun)
Time: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: West Forsyth High School, 1735 Lewisville Clemmons Road, Clemmons, NC 27012

Join us at the Piedmont Buddy Walk and Family Fun Day on Oct. 27th. Sarah and JJ from the Dash Pack will MC the event. Entertainment includes: Captain Jim magic shows; local band performances; inflatables; games; a talent show; food; and more! The optional Fun Walk is for everyone of all ages and abilities. Walk day events will take place rain or shine. This event is hosted by the Piedmont Down Syndrome Support Network (PDSSN).The Buddy Walk was developed by the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) to promote acceptance and inclusion of all people with Down syndrome. Whether you have Down syndrome, know someone who does, or just want to show your support, join us for a great day and a fun time for everyone!

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Fall Art Fest (Arts & Crafts)
Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: The Coffee Mill in Lewisville

On October 27 The Coffee Mill in Lewisville will hold the Fall Art Fest. Members of local arts and crafts guilds will exhibit and sell their work. There will also be food and live music. This is a perfect family event and the admission is free.

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Fall Art Fest (Arts & Crafts)
Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: The Coffee Mill in Lewisville

On October 27, The Coffee Mill in Lewisville will hold Fall Art Fest from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Over 35 members of local arts and craft guilds will be on hand to exhibit and sell their work. Families can rock on the porch of the old roller mill, enjoy a smoothie or fresh-baked treat, and select gifts for special celebrations. Along with arts and crafts, customers can have pet and family portraits taken by one of the guild members. There will also be food for lunch and live music. Admission is free.

Bark for Life (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Miller Park, Shelter 1

Bark for Life is a noncompetitive dog walk which raises funds for the American Cancer Society. The event begins with a blessing of the animals, then a walk through Miller Park. There are lots of fun contests, especially the costume contest and owner/dog look-a-like.

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Community SHRED-A-THON (Community Event)
Time: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Guilford Baptist Church

Dispose of outdated check stubs, utility bills, credit card offers, receipts & other personal documents. Not for business records. LIMIT: 4 boxes or 100lbs/person5904 W. Market StGreensboro, NC 27409

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4th Annual Winston-Salem Bark for Life (Benefit)
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Miller Park (Shelter 1 - entrance at Rosewood and Knollwood)

Bark For Life is a noncompetitive walk event for dogs/owners sponsored by the American Cancer Society to raise funds and awareness for the fight against cancer.What better way to help save lives and help achieve a goal of creating a world with less cancer and more birthdays!Come and enjoy a beautiful fall morning with your four-legged best friend for a fun-filled day with walking, contests, games and demonstrations!For more information: http://www.facebook.com/WinstonSalemBarkforLifeTo sign up: http://www.relayforlife.org/winstonsalemncWhen:Sat, Oct 27, 2012 - from 9am to noonWhere:Miller Park (Shelter 1 - entrance at Rosewood and Knollwood)400 Leisure LaneWinston-Salem, NC 27103

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Exhibition "The Vocabulary of Printmaking: Its Origins & Techniques" (Art Installation)
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Waterworks Visual Arts Center

Celebrating the rich tradition of fine art printmaking in its many forms, 5 artists highlight an exceptional array of printmaking techniques. Originally used as a form of communication, printmaking is now valued as an artistic medium with unique qualities. John D. Gall (Jamestown) tells stories with his art, incorporating figures, symbols, & scientific data in surreal ways. Robert Dunning (UNC- Asheville) blends abstract biomorphic forms with figurative imagery using collage, printmaking, drawing, & painting. Julie Niskanen (Raleigh) focuses on the beauty of forms found in nature. David Faber (Wake Forest University) practices printmaking techniques including intaglio, lithography, relief, monotype, & mixed media. Matthew Thomason (Phoenix, AZ) creates & provides spaces through which the viewer can wander through their own thoughts & memories. 123 E Liberty St., Salisbury. Open MWF 10a–5p, TT 10a–7p, S 11a–3p. Admission free, donations appreciated. www.waterworks.org, 704-636-1882.

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"The President is Coming!" U.S. Presidential Visits to Greensboro (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Greensboro Historical Museum, 130 Summit Ave., Greensboro, NC 27401

What do Ulysses S. Grant, Theodore Roosevelt and Bill Clinton all have in common? A new display at the Greensboro Historical Museum illustrates that there have been at least eighteen U.S. President's who have stopped in the Gate City. Come visit the lobby display, our preview to the full display that will be on view on August 23, 2012. As always, all exhibitions at the museum are free for visitors.

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Dias de los Muertos (Days of the Dead) (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

MOA’s annual exhibit features a traditional Mexican ofrenda: a home altar with sugar skulls, colorful tissue paper cutouts, food and beverage offerings, marigolds, and photos of deceased relatives to honor the dead. A children’s ofrenda and photographs illustrating different aspects of the celebration are also on display. This exhibit features text in English and Spanish. Admission is free. Open Tuesday to Saturday.

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Weaving along the Silk Road: Amazing Asian Saddle Rugs (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

This new long-term exhibit examines the creation, function, and cultural importance of saddle rugs across Central Asia. It features colorfully woven horse covers and saddle covers, as well as elaborately decorated saddles from an area spanning the ancient Silk Road from China to Constantinople (Istanbul). Open Tuesday to Saturday.

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VENDORS AND PETS FOR VOTERS (Community Event)
Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Location: 14TH STREET AND CAMERON AVE.

VENDORS AND PETS 4 VOTERS IN EAST WINSTON SALEM!DRESS UP YOU AND YOUR PETS AND ENTER IN THE PARADE AND JUDGING CONTEST. ENTRY FEE $5.00 WHICH GOES TOWARD THE PRIZE AND SENIOR PET OWNERS CHARITY. THERE WILL BE PLENTY OF PET CARE INFORMATION FOR PET OWNERS. ALSO WE WANT VOTERS TO ENJOY SUPPORTING OUR LOCAL VENDORS AND GREAT FOOD TRUCKS. SUPPORT THIS COMMUNITY CAUSE TO HELP THE SENIORS IN EAST WINSTON SPAY OR NEUTER THEIR PETS. THIS EVENT WILL BE HELD AT 14TH STREET AND CAMERON AVE. PLEASE MUZZLE AGGRESSIVE PETS AND USE THEIR LEASHES. CATS WELCOMED TOO. 1ST PRIZE TO THE MOST ORIGINAL COSTUME. ALSO THIS A GOTV CAUSE AND GET YOUR VOTING QUESTIONS ANSWERED . COME JOIN THE FUN IN EAST WINSTON!VENDORS WANTING TO PARTICIPATE CONTACT : MARVA REID @ 336-997-2519

Free Tennis Lessons for Kids (Community Event)
Time: 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Parkland High School

The Kimiberly Park Tennis Club offers free tennis lessons to kids ages 5 to 18. Practices are held at the Parkland High School tennis courts each Saturday at 3pm This is a year long program and winter practices are held at the Wake Forest University Indoor Tennis Center. The program is free. For more info call 336-995-9799

Fall Festival (Festival)
Time: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Victory Baptist Church 280 Clodfelter Rd Thomasville NC

Fall FestivalSaturday October 27, 2012From 4:00 pm till 8:00 pmEveryone is invited. We are having a Chili cook off with Hot dogs, craft sale, auction, and games for children and adults, large bounce house and a hayride for the kids. Food is free but donations are welcome. All money goes to the Lottie Moon Foreign Missions Fund. Victory Baptist Church 280 Clodfelter RoadThomasville, NC

Vibha Galhotra: Metropia (Exhibit)
Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: SECCA

Galhotra's works serve as a critique of urbanization and an examination of her own place in the world.

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AKA Fest (Performing Arts)
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Wingate Hall, Wake Forest University

Seven local writers will bring their own characters to life on stage through plays, poems, narratives or songs. Writers will stretch their artistic limits to transform written characters on the stage. Members of Winston-Salem Writers and Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) will perform. Nathan Ross Freeman will direct. Advance tickets $5 members; $8 non-members. Tickets at the door $7 members, $10 non-members.

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