Monday, November 18, 2013
The PAAD Study : Physical Activity and Alzheimer's Disease (Health/Exercise)
Location: UNC Greensboro
UNCG is offering a free 8-month exercise program for people who qualify to take part in aresearch study. Interested individuals must be between 50-65 years of age and have a family history ofAlzheimer’s disease. If interested, they should go to the website for the Physical Activity and Alzheimer’sDisease study which is at www.paadstudy.org
Museum Guild Meeting: O. Henry and Salt Magazine Author and Editor Ashley Wahl (Lecture)
Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Greensboro Historical Museum, 130 Summit Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27401
There is always something new to learn and interesting people to meet at Museum Guild meetings. This month we’ll hear from Ashley Wahl, whose talent for writing and love of Greensboro and Wilmington can be found in the pages of O. Henry and Salt Magazines. If you’ve enjoyed the stories in Greensboro’s newest monthly literary publication, you’ll love meeting Ashley. Social time begins at 10, followed by the program at 10:30. Guests are welcome – please call 336.272.2438 for more information. Please join us.
Chinese Ceramics from the Changsha Kilns (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
MOA’s new permanent exhibit provides an overview of the ceramics produced by families at the Changsha Kilns during the Tang Dynasty more than one thousand years ago. The exhibit puts Tang ceramics into their historical, geographic, and cultural context. The Tang Dynasty was a time of peace, prosperity, and acceptance in China, during which Changsha ceramics and other goods were traded to reach as far away as western Asia and Africa. The exhibit features more than 100 spectacular ceramic objects from the MOA’s Lam Collection. Open Tuesday to Saturday. Admission is free.