Friday, September 21, 2012
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.
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."
Piedmont Quilters Show and Exhibition (Community Event)
Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Girl Scout Learing Center Greensboro
2012 Piedmont Quiters Guild Quilt show and exhibit. Over 100 locally made quilts will be displayed, silent auction, vendor mall and raffle.
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.
"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.
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.
Discount Friday Night (Childrens Event)
Time: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: 390 S. Liberty Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Now that school is back in that doesn’t mean you can’t have fun on Friday night.Visit the Children’s Museum for Discount Friday Night, Friday, September 21st from 4-8 p.m. admission is only $3 per person.Climb our Jack and the Beanstalk, use your imagination in our Build It exhibit, read books in the library, adventure through the Enchanted Forest, and learn all your letters in our Animal Alphabet room. Then join us for a Latin Music Performance from 6-7 p.m. The Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem is located downtown at 390 South Liberty Street, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27101. For more information about upcoming events, please visit our website at www.childrensmuseumofws.org or you may call the Welcome Desk at 336-723-9111 ext. 211.
Dinner with O. Henry: A Gala Celebration of William Sydney Porter’s 150th Birthday (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Location: O. Henry Hotel, 624 Green Valley Road Greensboro, NC 27408
A Gourmet Dinner from America’s Gilded Age at the O. Henry Hotel with Music and Characters From His Most Beloved Short Stories and an Unforgettable Evening to Benefit the Greensboro Historical Museum. Made Possible by O. Henry magazine and Quaintance-Weaver Hotels and Restaurants. For Information and Tickets, call O. Henry magazine at 336.317.0090.