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Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

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Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

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Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

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Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

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Featured Speaker Leads Lung Cancer Patients to Create Their Life Journey (Support Group)
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: 175 Northpoint Ave. High Point, NC 27262

The February Triad LiveLung Lung Cancer Support group meets at 6 pm, Wednesday, February 1, 2017, at Northpoint Office Plaza, 155 Northpoint Ave., High Point. Donna Anthony, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker at the UNC Hayworth Cancer Center will be the group’s featured speaker. The meeting is free and open to everyone touched by lung cancer, including patients, survivors and the people who care for and about them. A casual dinner will be provided.

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Thursday, February 02, 2017

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

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Friday, February 03, 2017

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

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THE MIS-EDUCATION OF HIP HOP (Theatrical Performance)
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: NCCU FARRISON-NEWTON BUILDING

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Saturday, February 04, 2017

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Live Jazz Every Friday Night (Music)
Time: 8:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Location: The Worx Restauarant, 106 Barnhardt St., Greensboro, NC 27406

Bruce Mallatratt and his band, “Real Jazz”, presents live Jazz every Friday night at The Worx Restaurant, 106 Barnhardt Street, GSO, from 8:30 to 11:30PM! Come join us for great food, atmosphere, service, entertainment and convenient parking.

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Sunday, February 05, 2017

Forsyth County Genealogical Society (Lecture)
Location: Reynolda Manor Branch, Forsyth County Library

The Forsyth County Genealogical Society meets Tuesday, February 7, 2017, at the Reynolda Manor Branch of the Forsyth County Public Library, 2839 Fairlawn Dr. in Winston-Salem. A social period begind at 6:30 pm with the program at 7:00 pm. Meetings are free and open to the public and all are welcome to attend.Our topic at this meeting will be, “Five Row: The Lost Village of Reynolda,” presented by Phillip Archer and Bari Helms with the Reynolda House Museum of Art. Five Row was a community within a community where African-American farm employees lived with their families, some of whom also worked as domestics in Reynolda House. Our speakers will educate us on this significant, yet lost, part of our city’s history.If the WS/FC Public Schools are canceled or dismissed early due to weather, the FCGS meeting that evening will be canceled as well.

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Monday, February 06, 2017

Forsyth County Genealogical Society (Lecture)
Location: Reynolda Manor Branch, Forsyth County Library

The Forsyth County Genealogical Society meets Tuesday, February 7, 2017, at the Reynolda Manor Branch of the Forsyth County Public Library, 2839 Fairlawn Dr. in Winston-Salem. A social period begind at 6:30 pm with the program at 7:00 pm. Meetings are free and open to the public and all are welcome to attend.Our topic at this meeting will be, “Five Row: The Lost Village of Reynolda,” presented by Phillip Archer and Bari Helms with the Reynolda House Museum of Art. Five Row was a community within a community where African-American farm employees lived with their families, some of whom also worked as domestics in Reynolda House. Our speakers will educate us on this significant, yet lost, part of our city’s history.If the WS/FC Public Schools are canceled or dismissed early due to weather, the FCGS meeting that evening will be canceled as well.

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Lunch & Learn: Medicare (Educational)
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: Bleu Restaurant & Bar, 3425 Frontis St., Winston-Salem, NC 27103

Compass Financial Services will offer 3 “Lunch and Learn: Medicare” educational workshops in February. Guests may choose to attend any date: Monday, February 6, Tuesday, February 7, or Wednesday, February 8; each session begins at 11:15 am (please arrive at 11 am to order your lunch). The workshop and lunch are complimentary, but registration is recommended. For more information or to register, call (336) 768-5111.Kevin Ebbink, owner of Compass Financial Services, has been helping people across the Triad learn how to make Medicare a corner of a successful retirement for over 15 years. In this informative workshop, guests will learn about Medicare Part A & B benefits and enrollment rules, guaranteed issue rights, Medicare Advantage Plans vs. Medicare Supplement Plans, how Part D and the “donut hole” work, and more. It is recommended for those who will be turning 65 soon. The workshop is for educational purposes only and no solicitations will be made.

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Forsyth County Genealogical Society (Lecture)
Location: Reynolda Manor Branch, Forsyth County Library

The Forsyth County Genealogical Society meets Tuesday, February 7, 2017, at the Reynolda Manor Branch of the Forsyth County Public Library, 2839 Fairlawn Dr. in Winston-Salem. A social period begind at 6:30 pm with the program at 7:00 pm. Meetings are free and open to the public and all are welcome to attend.Our topic at this meeting will be, “Five Row: The Lost Village of Reynolda,” presented by Phillip Archer and Bari Helms with the Reynolda House Museum of Art. Five Row was a community within a community where African-American farm employees lived with their families, some of whom also worked as domestics in Reynolda House. Our speakers will educate us on this significant, yet lost, part of our city’s history.If the WS/FC Public Schools are canceled or dismissed early due to weather, the FCGS meeting that evening will be canceled as well.

Additional Information

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Lunch & Learn: Medicare (Educational)
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: Bleu Restaurant & Bar, 3425 Frontis St., Winston-Salem, NC 27103

Compass Financial Services will offer 3 “Lunch and Learn: Medicare” educational workshops in February. Guests may choose to attend any date: Monday, February 6, Tuesday, February 7, or Wednesday, February 8; each session begins at 11:15 am (please arrive at 11 am to order your lunch). The workshop and lunch are complimentary, but registration is recommended. For more information or to register, call (336) 768-5111.Kevin Ebbink, owner of Compass Financial Services, has been helping people across the Triad learn how to make Medicare a corner of a successful retirement for over 15 years. In this informative workshop, guests will learn about Medicare Part A & B benefits and enrollment rules, guaranteed issue rights, Medicare Advantage Plans vs. Medicare Supplement Plans, how Part D and the “donut hole” work, and more. It is recommended for those who will be turning 65 soon. The workshop is for educational purposes only and no solicitations will be made.

Zumba (Health/Exercise)
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Location: 456 Knollwood Street

Fun Zumba class! Love to dance?Love Beach music? Love to burn 800 to 1000 calories? Come join us! Shimmie w Jimmy!!! $2 plus canned good for 2nd Harvest Food Bank!!!!Free smoothie 1st visit!

Salem Band Winter Concert (Concert)
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Hanes Auditorium, Elberson Fine Arts Center, Salem College

Salem Band, directed by Eileen Young, will present its Winter Concert on Tuesday, February 7th, 7:30 pm in Hanes Auditorium in the Elberson Fine Arts Center on the Salem College campus, free. The program includes “Slavonic Dances” by Dvorak, “Pageant” by Vincent Persichetti, “First Suite in F” by Holst, “From the Delta” by William Grant Still, and other classics by Mozart, Grainger, Rogers & Hammerstein, and more. Featuring Salem Band Principal Trumpeter Chip Seiler performing the slow movement of Rodrigo’s “Concierto Aranjuez” for Flugel Horn and band. Established in 1771, Salem Band is the oldest, continuous mixed wind ensemble in the nation.

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Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

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Thursday, February 09, 2017

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

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High Point CVB hosts Civil Rights Panel Discussion (Community Event)
Time: 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: High Point Convention and Visitors Bureau

How Far Have We Come? HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 19, 2017 — With the month of February commemorating African American heritage, the High Point Convention & Visitors Bureau (HPCVB) will host a panel discussion on the newly released documentary film, The March on an All-American City. The documentary gives a chronological timeline of how an African American community and an All-American City survived the racial tension of the 1960s. Prominent citizens of High Point share their stories, experiences and knowledge about a critical time in the city’s history as the walls of segregation came tumbling down. The discussion will be held at the Regional Visitors Center, Feb. 9 from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. The first half of the program will focus on the 60s Civil Rights Movement and the second half will focus on modern race relations. Panelists will include Phyllis Bridges and Mary Lou Blakeney. Please RSVP to Kimberly Mozingo at 336.884.5255 or kmozingo@highpoint.org.

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Friday, February 10, 2017

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

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ReptiDay Winston-Salem Reptile & Exotic Animal Expo (Childrens Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Winston-Salem Fairgrounds, 421 West 27th Street Winston-Salem, NC 27105

ReptiDay Winston-Salem is a one-day reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes. Exciting, educational, family-oriented fun for everyone!Hours:Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm (VIP Early Entry at 9:30am)Admission:Adults - $10, Children (5-12) - $5, Under 5 - FreeVisit our website for special offers on Early Entry VIP tickets

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Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Live Jazz Every Friday Night (Music)
Time: 8:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Location: The Worx Restauarant, 106 Barnhardt St., Greensboro, NC 27406

Bruce Mallatratt and his band, “Real Jazz”, presents live Jazz every Friday night at The Worx Restaurant, 106 Barnhardt Street, GSO, from 8:30 to 11:30PM! Come join us for great food, atmosphere, service, entertainment and convenient parking.

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Monday, February 13, 2017

Go Red For Women Fireman Fashion Sho (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Location: Forsyth Court Retirement Community 2945 Reynolda Rd Winston Salem NC 27106

2017 Go Red For Women Charitable Fashion ShowIt’s official: February 2017, and Some will celebrate the month by giving candy, flowers, and much more, but this year, volunteer firemen from the Winston Salem Fire Department are playing CUPID and giving straight from the heart! Join us as Winston Salem’s Firefighters touch the hearts of so many seniors!The Go RED for Women Charitable Fashion Show will be held on Friday February 24, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm at Forsyth Court Holiday Retirement, 2945 Reynolda Rd., Winston Salem, NC. Live entertainment, drinks, refreshments, prizes and surprises await you. Ignite YOUR passion to PROTECT A HEART AND SAVE A HEART! Your donation of $5 and presence will not only help to support our goal to raise funds for the American Heart Association but can add happiness to a day that may have otherwise been lonely for many.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Go Red For Women Fireman Fashion Sho (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Location: Forsyth Court Retirement Community 2945 Reynolda Rd Winston Salem NC 27106

2017 Go Red For Women Charitable Fashion ShowIt’s official: February 2017, and Some will celebrate the month by giving candy, flowers, and much more, but this year, volunteer firemen from the Winston Salem Fire Department are playing CUPID and giving straight from the heart! Join us as Winston Salem’s Firefighters touch the hearts of so many seniors!The Go RED for Women Charitable Fashion Show will be held on Friday February 24, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm at Forsyth Court Holiday Retirement, 2945 Reynolda Rd., Winston Salem, NC. Live entertainment, drinks, refreshments, prizes and surprises await you. Ignite YOUR passion to PROTECT A HEART AND SAVE A HEART! Your donation of $5 and presence will not only help to support our goal to raise funds for the American Heart Association but can add happiness to a day that may have otherwise been lonely for many.

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Zumba (Health/Exercise)
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Location: 456 Knollwood Street

Fun Zumba class! Love to dance?Love Beach music? Love to burn 800 to 1000 calories? Come join us! Shimmie w Jimmy!!! $2 plus canned good for 2nd Harvest Food Bank!!!!Free smoothie 1st visit!

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Go Red For Women Fireman Fashion Sho (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Location: Forsyth Court Retirement Community 2945 Reynolda Rd Winston Salem NC 27106

2017 Go Red For Women Charitable Fashion ShowIt’s official: February 2017, and Some will celebrate the month by giving candy, flowers, and much more, but this year, volunteer firemen from the Winston Salem Fire Department are playing CUPID and giving straight from the heart! Join us as Winston Salem’s Firefighters touch the hearts of so many seniors!The Go RED for Women Charitable Fashion Show will be held on Friday February 24, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm at Forsyth Court Holiday Retirement, 2945 Reynolda Rd., Winston Salem, NC. Live entertainment, drinks, refreshments, prizes and surprises await you. Ignite YOUR passion to PROTECT A HEART AND SAVE A HEART! Your donation of $5 and presence will not only help to support our goal to raise funds for the American Heart Association but can add happiness to a day that may have otherwise been lonely for many.

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

The World of Overtone Singing (Museums)
Time: 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Overtone singing—or throat singing—is a special technique of manipulating the vocal tract that has arisen independently throughout the world. Master khoomei (Tuvan throat singing) performer Narisu will greet visitors, answer questions about Mongolian music, and demonstrate khoomei. Students from the WFU course “Introduction to the Music of World Cultures” will also present a mini-exhibit of their research on several traditions of overtone singing. Admission is free.

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Thursday, February 16, 2017

Go Red For Women Fireman Fashion Sho (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Location: Forsyth Court Retirement Community 2945 Reynolda Rd Winston Salem NC 27106

2017 Go Red For Women Charitable Fashion ShowIt’s official: February 2017, and Some will celebrate the month by giving candy, flowers, and much more, but this year, volunteer firemen from the Winston Salem Fire Department are playing CUPID and giving straight from the heart! Join us as Winston Salem’s Firefighters touch the hearts of so many seniors!The Go RED for Women Charitable Fashion Show will be held on Friday February 24, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm at Forsyth Court Holiday Retirement, 2945 Reynolda Rd., Winston Salem, NC. Live entertainment, drinks, refreshments, prizes and surprises await you. Ignite YOUR passion to PROTECT A HEART AND SAVE A HEART! Your donation of $5 and presence will not only help to support our goal to raise funds for the American Heart Association but can add happiness to a day that may have otherwise been lonely for many.

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Friday, February 17, 2017

Go Red For Women Fireman Fashion Sho (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Location: Forsyth Court Retirement Community 2945 Reynolda Rd Winston Salem NC 27106

2017 Go Red For Women Charitable Fashion ShowIt’s official: February 2017, and Some will celebrate the month by giving candy, flowers, and much more, but this year, volunteer firemen from the Winston Salem Fire Department are playing CUPID and giving straight from the heart! Join us as Winston Salem’s Firefighters touch the hearts of so many seniors!The Go RED for Women Charitable Fashion Show will be held on Friday February 24, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm at Forsyth Court Holiday Retirement, 2945 Reynolda Rd., Winston Salem, NC. Live entertainment, drinks, refreshments, prizes and surprises await you. Ignite YOUR passion to PROTECT A HEART AND SAVE A HEART! Your donation of $5 and presence will not only help to support our goal to raise funds for the American Heart Association but can add happiness to a day that may have otherwise been lonely for many.

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

UNDERGROUND (Performing Arts)
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Location: NCCU FARRISON-NEWTON BUILDING

A BREATH-STOPPING MUSICAL THAT CAPTURES ONE SLAVE'S FAITH AND DETERMINATION O GAIN FREEDOM FOR HIS FAMILY

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

February Lupus Foundation Support Group – Surry County (Support Group)
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: Mt. Airy Public Library in the Multipurpose Room

The group meets on the third Saturday of each month. There is no charge to attend the meeting, and drop-ins are welcome. Contact the LFANC at info@lupusnc.org or at 877-849-8271, ext. 2. For more information, visit www.lupusnc.org. This group provides participants with an opportunity to receive introductory information about lupus, encourage the expression of concerns, provide an opportunity to share experiences, encourage and support positive coping strategies, and emphasize the importance of medical treatment. Meeting programs vary from guest speakers to DVD presentations and open group discussion.

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Live Jazz Every Friday Night (Music)
Time: 8:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Location: The Worx Restauarant, 106 Barnhardt St., Greensboro, NC 27406

Bruce Mallatratt and his band, “Real Jazz”, presents live Jazz every Friday night at The Worx Restaurant, 106 Barnhardt Street, GSO, from 8:30 to 11:30PM! Come join us for great food, atmosphere, service, entertainment and convenient parking.

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Monday, February 20, 2017

Go Red For Women Fireman Fashion Sho (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Location: Forsyth Court Retirement Community 2945 Reynolda Rd Winston Salem NC 27106

2017 Go Red For Women Charitable Fashion ShowIt’s official: February 2017, and Some will celebrate the month by giving candy, flowers, and much more, but this year, volunteer firemen from the Winston Salem Fire Department are playing CUPID and giving straight from the heart! Join us as Winston Salem’s Firefighters touch the hearts of so many seniors!The Go RED for Women Charitable Fashion Show will be held on Friday February 24, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm at Forsyth Court Holiday Retirement, 2945 Reynolda Rd., Winston Salem, NC. Live entertainment, drinks, refreshments, prizes and surprises await you. Ignite YOUR passion to PROTECT A HEART AND SAVE A HEART! Your donation of $5 and presence will not only help to support our goal to raise funds for the American Heart Association but can add happiness to a day that may have otherwise been lonely for many.

UNDERGROUND (Performing Arts)
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Location: NCCU FARRISON-NEWTON BUILDING

A BREATH-STOPPING MUSICAL THAT CAPTURES ONE SLAVE'S FAITH AND DETERMINATION O GAIN FREEDOM FOR HIS FAMILY

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Go Red For Women Fireman Fashion Sho (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Location: Forsyth Court Retirement Community 2945 Reynolda Rd Winston Salem NC 27106

2017 Go Red For Women Charitable Fashion ShowIt’s official: February 2017, and Some will celebrate the month by giving candy, flowers, and much more, but this year, volunteer firemen from the Winston Salem Fire Department are playing CUPID and giving straight from the heart! Join us as Winston Salem’s Firefighters touch the hearts of so many seniors!The Go RED for Women Charitable Fashion Show will be held on Friday February 24, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm at Forsyth Court Holiday Retirement, 2945 Reynolda Rd., Winston Salem, NC. Live entertainment, drinks, refreshments, prizes and surprises await you. Ignite YOUR passion to PROTECT A HEART AND SAVE A HEART! Your donation of $5 and presence will not only help to support our goal to raise funds for the American Heart Association but can add happiness to a day that may have otherwise been lonely for many.

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Zumba (Health/Exercise)
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Location: 456 Knollwood Street

Fun Zumba class! Love to dance?Love Beach music? Love to burn 800 to 1000 calories? Come join us! Shimmie w Jimmy!!! $2 plus canned good for 2nd Harvest Food Bank!!!!Free smoothie 1st visit!

UNDERGROUND (Performing Arts)
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Location: NCCU FARRISON-NEWTON BUILDING

A BREATH-STOPPING MUSICAL THAT CAPTURES ONE SLAVE'S FAITH AND DETERMINATION O GAIN FREEDOM FOR HIS FAMILY

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Go Red For Women Fireman Fashion Sho (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Location: Forsyth Court Retirement Community 2945 Reynolda Rd Winston Salem NC 27106

2017 Go Red For Women Charitable Fashion ShowIt’s official: February 2017, and Some will celebrate the month by giving candy, flowers, and much more, but this year, volunteer firemen from the Winston Salem Fire Department are playing CUPID and giving straight from the heart! Join us as Winston Salem’s Firefighters touch the hearts of so many seniors!The Go RED for Women Charitable Fashion Show will be held on Friday February 24, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm at Forsyth Court Holiday Retirement, 2945 Reynolda Rd., Winston Salem, NC. Live entertainment, drinks, refreshments, prizes and surprises await you. Ignite YOUR passion to PROTECT A HEART AND SAVE A HEART! Your donation of $5 and presence will not only help to support our goal to raise funds for the American Heart Association but can add happiness to a day that may have otherwise been lonely for many.

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

UNDERGROUND (Performing Arts)
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Location: NCCU FARRISON-NEWTON BUILDING

A BREATH-STOPPING MUSICAL THAT CAPTURES ONE SLAVE'S FAITH AND DETERMINATION O GAIN FREEDOM FOR HIS FAMILY

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Go Red For Women Fireman Fashion Sho (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Location: Forsyth Court Retirement Community 2945 Reynolda Rd Winston Salem NC 27106

2017 Go Red For Women Charitable Fashion ShowIt’s official: February 2017, and Some will celebrate the month by giving candy, flowers, and much more, but this year, volunteer firemen from the Winston Salem Fire Department are playing CUPID and giving straight from the heart! Join us as Winston Salem’s Firefighters touch the hearts of so many seniors!The Go RED for Women Charitable Fashion Show will be held on Friday February 24, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm at Forsyth Court Holiday Retirement, 2945 Reynolda Rd., Winston Salem, NC. Live entertainment, drinks, refreshments, prizes and surprises await you. Ignite YOUR passion to PROTECT A HEART AND SAVE A HEART! Your donation of $5 and presence will not only help to support our goal to raise funds for the American Heart Association but can add happiness to a day that may have otherwise been lonely for many.

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

UNDERGROUND (Performing Arts)
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Location: NCCU FARRISON-NEWTON BUILDING

A BREATH-STOPPING MUSICAL THAT CAPTURES ONE SLAVE'S FAITH AND DETERMINATION O GAIN FREEDOM FOR HIS FAMILY

Friday, February 24, 2017

Go Red For Women Fireman Fashion Sho (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Location: Forsyth Court Retirement Community 2945 Reynolda Rd Winston Salem NC 27106

2017 Go Red For Women Charitable Fashion ShowIt’s official: February 2017, and Some will celebrate the month by giving candy, flowers, and much more, but this year, volunteer firemen from the Winston Salem Fire Department are playing CUPID and giving straight from the heart! Join us as Winston Salem’s Firefighters touch the hearts of so many seniors!The Go RED for Women Charitable Fashion Show will be held on Friday February 24, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm at Forsyth Court Holiday Retirement, 2945 Reynolda Rd., Winston Salem, NC. Live entertainment, drinks, refreshments, prizes and surprises await you. Ignite YOUR passion to PROTECT A HEART AND SAVE A HEART! Your donation of $5 and presence will not only help to support our goal to raise funds for the American Heart Association but can add happiness to a day that may have otherwise been lonely for many.

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

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Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

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Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

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Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

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Hispanic League Beating Hearts Zumbathon® Charity Event (Dance)
Time: 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Village Inn Event Center, 6205 Ramada Dr, Clemmons, NC 27012

February is American Heart Month and hearts will be pumping at the 7th Annual Hispanic League Zumbathon®. The Hispanic League and American Heart Association have teamed up to raise money for the Hispanic League’s Scholarship Program and help you love your heart. Fourteen instructors from different parts of the Triad will come together at the Village Inn Event Center on Friday, February 24th from 6:00-9:30p.m. for the Hispanic League’s Annual Beating Hearts Zumbathon®.

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Rockin' Road To Dublin (Dance)
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Carolina Theatre

Following sell-out shows in the Northeast, Rockin' Road To Dublin is coming to Greensboro on their 2017 national tour! Come see the show that Irish Dancing Magazine called " WORLD CLASS... a one-two punch of style and mastery...they made some magic here."Rockin' Road to Dublin is the new sensation that combines the art of an Irish dance show, the power of a Rock-N-Roll concert, all with the finish of a Broadway theatrical production.Starring World Champion Irish dancers Scott Doherty and Ashley Smith, the cast includes 14 dancers, 8 musicians and two vocalists.Performance starts at 7:30PM on Friday, February 24. Tickets can be purchase at Box Office, by phone 336-333-2605 or CAROLINATHEATRE.COM. For more information go to ROCKINROADTODUBLIN.COM or check out our facebook page. Hope to see you there!

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UNDERGROUND (Performing Arts)
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Location: NCCU FARRISON-NEWTON BUILDING

A BREATH-STOPPING MUSICAL THAT CAPTURES ONE SLAVE'S FAITH AND DETERMINATION O GAIN FREEDOM FOR HIS FAMILY

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

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Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

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Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

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Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

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Live Jazz Every Friday Night (Music)
Time: 8:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Location: The Worx Restauarant, 106 Barnhardt St., Greensboro, NC 27406

Bruce Mallatratt and his band, “Real Jazz”, presents live Jazz every Friday night at The Worx Restaurant, 106 Barnhardt Street, GSO, from 8:30 to 11:30PM! Come join us for great food, atmosphere, service, entertainment and convenient parking.

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Home has personal significance and meaning. Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast. This exhibit features original works on this theme by Sea Islands artists from the Red Piano Too Gallery, as well as works by Wake Forest University Professor Katharine Ziff, and objects from the Museum of Anthropology's collection. Admission is free.

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Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

The video game franchise Pokémon is one of the most popular cultural products to ever come out of Japan. Now more than 20 years old, it is still enjoyed by children and adults throughout the world. Much older is Shintoism, the Japanese religion that inspired Pokémon. This mini-exhibit features objects related to Shinto practices and the cultural underpinnings of Pokémon, including the miniature art of netsuke—the original “pocket monsters.” Admission is free.

Additional Information

Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

What does a culture look like? Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures? A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus. Objects representing the “Wake Forest University Culture” are on display alongside ethnographic objects from the Museum’s collection, allowing visitors to see for themselves how cultural traits might be both unique to a certain community and common to societies the world over. Admission is free.

Additional Information

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The exhibit traces objects from their original use through the missionaries, traders, soldiers, and doctors that acquired them, the connoisseurs that collected them, and finally how anthropologists (and the Museum) might use them. The exhibit showcases the range of the MOA’s collections and the diverse trajectories objects can have. Admission is free.

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High Point CVB hosts Mardi Gras Event (Community Event)
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: High Point Convention and Visitors Bureau

The High Point Convention & Visitors Bureau (HPCVB) will celebrate Mardi Gras during the up-coming Prime Time On Main event Tuesday, February 28, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Regional Visitors Center. Participants can engage with the 21 galleries through a scavenger hunt. Beads can be won by searching for specific galleries and photos then submitting photos to so-cial media. “This is a fun and creative way to encourage the local community to tour the Regional Visitors Center while engaging others through social media at the same time”, says Kimberly Mozingo, group services coordinator at the HPCVB. Attendees can network while enjoying complimentary refreshments and music, includ-ing beer and wine provided by The Brewer’s Kettle, light snacks from PepperMill Café, and lo-cal band EyeCon, playing soft rock music.

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Zumba (Health/Exercise)
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Location: 456 Knollwood Street

Fun Zumba class! Love to dance?Love Beach music? Love to burn 800 to 1000 calories? Come join us! Shimmie w Jimmy!!! $2 plus canned good for 2nd Harvest Food Bank!!!!Free smoothie 1st visit!

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