Tuesday, August 21, 2012
"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.
Recent Additions to the Collection (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
The Museum of Anthropology showcases recent donations to its permanent collection with this exhibit featuring archaeological and ethnographic artifacts from cultures around the world. Highlights include intricately decorated personal adornment from Papua New Guinea, Tang Dynasty ceramics from China, and saddle rugs from the Salgo Collection. Admission is free. Open Tuesday-Saturday, 10:00am-4:30pm.
24th Annual Hospice Taste of the Town (Tasting)
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Showplace, 211 E. Commerce Ave., High Point, NC
Mark your calendars for the tastiest event of the summer – Hospice of the Piedmont’s 24th annual Taste of the Town. Bring the gang out to enjoy a wide variety of appetizing samples from area restaurants, caterers, and beverage vendors. If shopping is your thing, enjoy bidding on a wide-range of items and gift certificates at the silent auction. All proceeds benefit Hospice of the Piedmont – a non-profit agency that provides medical, emotional, and spiritual care for terminally-ill patients and their families in four counties – Guilford, Randolph, Davidson, and Forsyth.Entry tickets are $10 each & includes 3 food taste tickets (children under 6 admitted free); Additional food taste tickets $1 each.Tickets will be available for advance purchase starting on July 16 at High Point Bank branches and online at www.hospicetaste.com. For more information, call 336-889-8446.
Improv Auditions (Performing Arts)
Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Location: MacKintosh on the Lake Clubhouse
We’re looking to build a permanent team of 8 to 10 members to participate in a monthly, public, Improv performance, Auditions are on Tuesday-Wednesday, August 21st-22nd, from 7:00-10:00pm at the MacKintosh on the Lack Clubhouse located at 4210 Bonnar Bridge Parkway in Burlington NC. Please RSVP to Michael Williams at email@example.com with a headshot and resume. There will be timeslots given each night. Once one night is filled the next night’s time slots will be opened. If there is a conflict with a certain night please make sure you inform Michael Williams in your RSVP.