Wednesday, September 12, 2012
2013 Romance Getaway on the High Seas - Redeeming Love Christian Center (Community Event)
Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
"Calling all married couples!!! Conference hosts Pastor Darryell Bass and First Lady Karen Bass cordially invite you to join Redeeming Love Christian Center of High Point, North Carolina from 2/11/2013 through 2/16/2013 at the 2013 Romance Getaway on the High Seas!!! We'll set sail from sunny Fort Lauderdale, Florida aboard Royal Caribbean's Liberty of The Seas!!! You'll have the time of your life with the love of your life! For prices and more information, please call Mrs. Le Andre Primus at 336-848-2064 or Mrs. Christy Martin at 336-254-4868."
Breast Cancer Awareness Luncheon (Fund Raising Event)
Location: Elks Lodge #449
The Breast Cancer Awareness Luncheon Saturday, October 20th at 12:30PM to benefit Cancer Services of Forsyth County at Elks Lodge, 2585 Griffith Road, Winston-Salem. The event will include lunch, entertainment, a presentation by Cancer Services and testimony from cancer survivors. Door prizes, raffle, auction. All proceeds go to Cancer Services to support cancer patients in the region. Thank you for supporting this event.
Dreams For Our Schools (Community Event)
Time: 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Dicussions will be held throughout the community. List of locations and times of conversations taking place will be available on September 6, 2012. Contact Sharee Fowler for conversation list and to RSVP to attend.
The Community Education Collaborative is sponsoring Dreams for Our Schools, conversations hosted by the local community to discuss perceptions and aspirations for our public schools. The talks are part of an ongoing initiative to help he community strengthen its commitment to quality local public education.
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.
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.
"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.
Winston-Salem Writers Open House (Literature)
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Forsyth County Central Library auditorium
Program will feature information about critique groups for writers who seek a peer support group. Activities include recognition of 2011-12 accomplishments and published authors, member book sales, presentations on upcoming activities, and more. Admission is free and no registration is required.