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Sunday, February 01, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Monday, February 02, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Tuesday, February 03, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Afro-American Research (Lecture)
Time: 6:30 PM to 8:45 PM
Location: Forsyth County Public Library-Reynolda Branch, 2839 Fairlawn Dr., Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Angenita Boone – member of the North Carolina Afro-American Historical and Genealogy Society (NC-AAHGS) – will give a presentation regarding her broad experience in Afro American research.Social at 6:30, program at 7:00. Free and open to the public. [If Winston-Salem/Forsyth Co. schools are closed due to weather, the Society will not meet.]

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Wednesday, February 04, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Thursday, February 05, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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ENVIRONMENTAL MOVIE/SPEAKER NIGHT (Environmental Movie)
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Temple Emanuel 201 Oakwood Dr. Winston-Salem, NC 27103

Topic: The Impact of Factory FarmsFilm: "A River of Waste: The Hazardous Truth About Factory Farms"The meat & poultry industry is dominated by dangerous uses of arsenic, antibiotics, growth hormones and by dumping massive amounts of sewage in fragile waterways and environments.This heart-stopping documentary exposes a huge health and environmental scandal in our modern industrial system of meat and poultry production. The damage documented in today's factory farms far exceeds that depicted in Upton Sinclair's novel, The Jungle, a book written over 100 years ago.SPEAKERS:Members from “Save Pilot Mountain” organization will discuss the environmental impact of chicken houses:o Victoria Cunninghamo Jere Cunninghamo Dr. Douglas Beetso Mrs. Helen Beets

Friday, February 06, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Saturday, February 07, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Lupus Foundation Support Group (Support Group)
Time: 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Reeves Community Center 113 South Renfro Street Mount Airy, NC 27030

This group meets the first Saturday of each month from 10:30am to 12:00pm. 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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Sunday, February 08, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Monday, February 09, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Simply Circle with Simply Therapy (Childrens Event)
Time: 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem, 390 South Liberty Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

a community based circle-time program, led by a speech-language pathologist, that offers age-appropriate and language-based songs and activities for children ages 2-5 of ALL ability levels. Children will participate in activities that target early learning skills (turn taking, attending in a group, following a picture schedule), early literacy skills (identifying their name in print, labeling letters) and social language skills (making choices, initiating requests, collaborating with peers). Accommodations will be made to include all children and their unique needs and abilities. Enjoy a free preview class on January 26. Registration required for the 4-week series [February 9, 16, 23 & March 2]: $32/member-child, $40/nonmember-child.

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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The Healing Force Performance (Childrens Event)
Time: 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

A rousing celebration of African culture and life with the rhythm of drums, shekeres, and thumb pianos! Free with admission or membership.

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Singing and Signing (Childrens Event)
Time: 11:15 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston Salem

Join us, caregivers and their little ones, for a time to read, sing, and play while learning signs to enhance tiny voices and communication! Appropriate for all ages, best for 9 months to 3 years. Led by Speech Language Pathologist, Acey Holmes, MS, CCC-SLP

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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Thursday, February 12, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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Friday, February 13, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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Saturday, February 14, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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Sunday, February 15, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Monday, February 16, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Calling all K—4th graders, join us for Winter Camp (Childrens Event)
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem, 390 South Liberty Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Registration opens 12/15. Fees are $35/member, $45/nonmember per day. Camp runs 9 am to 4 pm with aftercare option available. Sign up for one, two or all three days!

Simply Circle with Simply Therapy (Childrens Event)
Time: 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem, 390 South Liberty Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

a community based circle-time program, led by a speech-language pathologist, that offers age-appropriate and language-based songs and activities for children ages 2-5 of ALL ability levels. Children will participate in activities that target early learning skills (turn taking, attending in a group, following a picture schedule), early literacy skills (identifying their name in print, labeling letters) and social language skills (making choices, initiating requests, collaborating with peers). Accommodations will be made to include all children and their unique needs and abilities. Enjoy a free preview class on January 26. Registration required for the 4-week series [February 9, 16, 23 & March 2]: $32/member-child, $40/nonmember-child.

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Tuesday, February 17, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

This traveling exhibition focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Major themes include Cherokee Homeland, Heritage Sites, Tourism, Family, and Community Celebrations. The exhibit was designed to include community input as a way to develop its content. A community team held monthly discussions to develop the ideas and images that make up the exhibit. These conversations by native Cherokee speakers are available for exhibit visitors to listen to via smart phone QR codes. The exhibit is sponsored by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in partnership with Cherokee Central Schools, Southwestern Community College, and Western Carolina University with funding provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. A selection of contemporary Cherokee objects from the MOA’s collection will also be on display.

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Wednesday, February 18, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

This traveling exhibition focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Major themes include Cherokee Homeland, Heritage Sites, Tourism, Family, and Community Celebrations. The exhibit was designed to include community input as a way to develop its content. A community team held monthly discussions to develop the ideas and images that make up the exhibit. These conversations by native Cherokee speakers are available for exhibit visitors to listen to via smart phone QR codes. The exhibit is sponsored by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in partnership with Cherokee Central Schools, Southwestern Community College, and Western Carolina University with funding provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. A selection of contemporary Cherokee objects from the MOA’s collection will also be on display.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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Thursday, February 19, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

This traveling exhibition focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Major themes include Cherokee Homeland, Heritage Sites, Tourism, Family, and Community Celebrations. The exhibit was designed to include community input as a way to develop its content. A community team held monthly discussions to develop the ideas and images that make up the exhibit. These conversations by native Cherokee speakers are available for exhibit visitors to listen to via smart phone QR codes. The exhibit is sponsored by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in partnership with Cherokee Central Schools, Southwestern Community College, and Western Carolina University with funding provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. A selection of contemporary Cherokee objects from the MOA’s collection will also be on display.

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Friday, February 20, 2015

Love Letters (Theatrical Performance)
Location: Loma Hopkins Theatre, Summit School, 2100 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104

Love LettersA local production of the acclaimed Broadway playWith all proceeds going towards the battle against ovarian cancerFeb 20-21 at 8:00pmFeb 22 at 2:00 pmTickets available online at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/love-letters-tickets-15116103673 and at door

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

This traveling exhibition focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Major themes include Cherokee Homeland, Heritage Sites, Tourism, Family, and Community Celebrations. The exhibit was designed to include community input as a way to develop its content. A community team held monthly discussions to develop the ideas and images that make up the exhibit. These conversations by native Cherokee speakers are available for exhibit visitors to listen to via smart phone QR codes. The exhibit is sponsored by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in partnership with Cherokee Central Schools, Southwestern Community College, and Western Carolina University with funding provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. A selection of contemporary Cherokee objects from the MOA’s collection will also be on display.

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Friday Night Fever: 22nd Annual Auction Gala (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Location: Koury Aviation Hangar, 7680 Airline Dr., Greensboro

Join us for an evening filled with great music, delicious food, friendship and a spirited silent and live auction. Tickets $50/per person, call or Email Debbie Butner, debbi@shepctrkville OR 336-996-6696

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Saturday, February 21, 2015

Love Letters (Theatrical Performance)
Location: Loma Hopkins Theatre, Summit School, 2100 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104

Love LettersA local production of the acclaimed Broadway playWith all proceeds going towards the battle against ovarian cancerFeb 20-21 at 8:00pmFeb 22 at 2:00 pmTickets available online at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/love-letters-tickets-15116103673 and at door

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

This traveling exhibition focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Major themes include Cherokee Homeland, Heritage Sites, Tourism, Family, and Community Celebrations. The exhibit was designed to include community input as a way to develop its content. A community team held monthly discussions to develop the ideas and images that make up the exhibit. These conversations by native Cherokee speakers are available for exhibit visitors to listen to via smart phone QR codes. The exhibit is sponsored by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in partnership with Cherokee Central Schools, Southwestern Community College, and Western Carolina University with funding provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. A selection of contemporary Cherokee objects from the MOA’s collection will also be on display.

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Jamestown's Gold Rush Seminar (History)
Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Jamestown Town Hall

Come learn about the history of early gold mining in Guilford County at the Jamestown Town Hall on February 21, 2015 from 1:00-4:00pm. This seminar includes a round table discussion from 1:00pm to 3:00pm and exhibits from 3:00pm to 4:00pm. This seminar has been organized by the Friends of Jamestown Public Library and the Historic Jamestown Society and admission is FREE.

St. John's Lutheran 10th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance (Dance)
Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, Winston Salem NC

St. John’s Lutheran Church and School invites you to their 10th annual Daddy Daughter Dance. Please join us for an evening of memory making, dancing, photographs, door prizes, food and fun! This will be a special anniversary and we will enjoy some “thru the years” memories. All past participants are encouraged to join in the celebration!! Saturday February 21, 2015 from 6:00-9:00 at St. Johns Family Life Center, 2415 Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem, NC 27103. Tickets are $25.00 per couple in advance, $30.00 at the door. For advance tickets call 725-1651. For more information please visit our website stjohnsws.org

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Sunday, February 22, 2015

Love Letters (Theatrical Performance)
Location: Loma Hopkins Theatre, Summit School, 2100 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104

Love LettersA local production of the acclaimed Broadway playWith all proceeds going towards the battle against ovarian cancerFeb 20-21 at 8:00pmFeb 22 at 2:00 pmTickets available online at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/love-letters-tickets-15116103673 and at door

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Cherokee Mask Workshop (Family & Educational)
Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Cherokee society is made up of 7 clans, each with its own characteristics and traditional style of mask. In coordination with the MOA’s featured exhibit Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future, which focuses on Cherokee language and culture, participants in this program will learn about the Cherokee people and make their own mask. The fee is $10 ($7 for MOA Friends) per mask. The workshop is open to all ages. Advanced registration is required. Call 336.758.5282 or email moa@wfu.edu to register.

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Monday, February 23, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Simply Circle with Simply Therapy (Childrens Event)
Time: 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem, 390 South Liberty Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

a community based circle-time program, led by a speech-language pathologist, that offers age-appropriate and language-based songs and activities for children ages 2-5 of ALL ability levels. Children will participate in activities that target early learning skills (turn taking, attending in a group, following a picture schedule), early literacy skills (identifying their name in print, labeling letters) and social language skills (making choices, initiating requests, collaborating with peers). Accommodations will be made to include all children and their unique needs and abilities. Enjoy a free preview class on January 26. Registration required for the 4-week series [February 9, 16, 23 & March 2]: $32/member-child, $40/nonmember-child.

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Tuesday, February 24, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

This traveling exhibition focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Major themes include Cherokee Homeland, Heritage Sites, Tourism, Family, and Community Celebrations. The exhibit was designed to include community input as a way to develop its content. A community team held monthly discussions to develop the ideas and images that make up the exhibit. These conversations by native Cherokee speakers are available for exhibit visitors to listen to via smart phone QR codes. The exhibit is sponsored by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in partnership with Cherokee Central Schools, Southwestern Community College, and Western Carolina University with funding provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. A selection of contemporary Cherokee objects from the MOA’s collection will also be on display.

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Sheetz Celebrates Opening of 500th Location (Community Event)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Thomasville Sheetz 1810 Liberty Drive Thomasville, N.C. 27360

Sheetz, one of America’s fastest growing family-owned convenience store chains, will celebrate the opening of its 500th location nationwide on February 24, 2015. A grand opening event will take place at the new store, located in Thomasville, NC. In honor of this milestone, all 500 Sheetz locations will provide customers with free coffeez and fountain drinkz that day.The grand opening celebration will include:•Official ribbon cutting at 3:30 p.m. featuring local officials and dignitaries •Appearances by The Thomasville High School Marching Band and cheerleaders•Giveaways including a $500 My Sheetz Card, concert tickets, NASCAR tickets, March Madness tickets and more•Free coffeez, fountain drinkz and tasty bites all day beginning at 11:00 a.m.•Live 107.5 KZL broadcast •Special guest appearances•Made-to-Order food tournaments•Photo booth•Chainsaw sculpting reveal

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

This traveling exhibition focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Major themes include Cherokee Homeland, Heritage Sites, Tourism, Family, and Community Celebrations. The exhibit was designed to include community input as a way to develop its content. A community team held monthly discussions to develop the ideas and images that make up the exhibit. These conversations by native Cherokee speakers are available for exhibit visitors to listen to via smart phone QR codes. The exhibit is sponsored by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in partnership with Cherokee Central Schools, Southwestern Community College, and Western Carolina University with funding provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. A selection of contemporary Cherokee objects from the MOA’s collection will also be on display.

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Resume & Cover Letter Workshop (Educational)
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Jamestown Public Library

Are you (or someone you know) currently looking for a job? Or perhaps it has been a while since you updated your résumé? Then join us for our Résumé and Cover Letter Workshop! On Wednesday, February 25th from 10:00am – 12:00pm, Kathy Pierson (a Career Center Coordinator for Goodwill Industries of NC) will be at the Jamestown Public Library to give instruction on how to construct a résumé and cover letter to help you get noticed by employers. If you would like, you can bring a copy of your current résumé with you.To register for this workshop, please give us a call at (336) 454-4815. We look forward to seeing you there!

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

This traveling exhibition focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Major themes include Cherokee Homeland, Heritage Sites, Tourism, Family, and Community Celebrations. The exhibit was designed to include community input as a way to develop its content. A community team held monthly discussions to develop the ideas and images that make up the exhibit. These conversations by native Cherokee speakers are available for exhibit visitors to listen to via smart phone QR codes. The exhibit is sponsored by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in partnership with Cherokee Central Schools, Southwestern Community College, and Western Carolina University with funding provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. A selection of contemporary Cherokee objects from the MOA’s collection will also be on display.

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LECTURE: Cherokee Handmade (Lecture)
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Dr. Courtney Lewis, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of South Carolina and enrolled citizen of the Cherokee Nation, will present “‘Cherokee Handmade:’ At the Junction of Economic Development and Representation.” In 1997, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) opened their first Harrah's casino. By 2010, the casino hosted 3.6 million visitors and garnered $386 million that year alone. During this time, the EBCI government also launched several programs to bolster their small business stability and growth. Given the enormous success of the casino, why are small business viewed as critical elements on the Qualla Boundary? Dr. Lewis will examine these founding businesses of the EBCI, their impacts on both the economy and cultural representation of the EBCI, and the specific challenges they face as American Indian businesses. Admission is free. This event is cosponsored by the Department of Anthropology.

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Friday, February 27, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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Discount Friday (Church Community Event)
Time: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Location: 390 South Liberty Street, Winston-Salem

The Children's Museum of Winston-Salem is hosting Discount Friday on February 27, 2015 from 9:00am to 7:00pm. All admission will be $3 during this time.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

This traveling exhibition focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Major themes include Cherokee Homeland, Heritage Sites, Tourism, Family, and Community Celebrations. The exhibit was designed to include community input as a way to develop its content. A community team held monthly discussions to develop the ideas and images that make up the exhibit. These conversations by native Cherokee speakers are available for exhibit visitors to listen to via smart phone QR codes. The exhibit is sponsored by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in partnership with Cherokee Central Schools, Southwestern Community College, and Western Carolina University with funding provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. A selection of contemporary Cherokee objects from the MOA’s collection will also be on display.

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KID: Kindergarten Information Day! (Childrens Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Representatives from the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School system will be hosting 2 information sessions, from 10a-noon and 5p-7p, to help families with rising Kindergarten students navigate the process of registering their child for school. Admission for families with rising Kindergarten students entering school in Fall 2015 is FREE ALL DAY with participation in the information session.

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Saturday, February 28, 2015

2015 MTHS Hall of Fame (Community Event)
Location: Mt Tabor High School

Mount Tabor High School Hall of Fame 2015 NominationsDo you know of someone who has made significant contributions to Mount Tabor High School? Nominations for the Mount Tabor High School Spartan Hall of Fame are due by April 1, 2015 to Ed Weiss, principal of Mount Tabor. The Parent–Teacher–Student Association and Administration of Mount Tabor High School established the Spartan Hall of Fame to recognize individuals whose outstanding contributions have enriched the academic, artistic, and athletic programs and brought honor to the school through their leadership, character, achievement, and service. The nomination form and nomination guidelines can be found at http://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Page/6219 . For more information contact Ed Weiss (eweiss@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) or Sandra McMullen (sandralmcmullen@yahoo.com), MTHS Hall of Fame Chairperson.

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EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

This traveling exhibition focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Major themes include Cherokee Homeland, Heritage Sites, Tourism, Family, and Community Celebrations. The exhibit was designed to include community input as a way to develop its content. A community team held monthly discussions to develop the ideas and images that make up the exhibit. These conversations by native Cherokee speakers are available for exhibit visitors to listen to via smart phone QR codes. The exhibit is sponsored by the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in partnership with Cherokee Central Schools, Southwestern Community College, and Western Carolina University with funding provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. A selection of contemporary Cherokee objects from the MOA’s collection will also be on display.

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains (Exhibit)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s permanent collection. Exhibit highlights include beaded moccasins from the Cree and Lakota Sioux tribes as well as two rare Comanche painted hide robes, on display together for the first time. The artifacts on view present an exclusive look at the height of Plains Indian culture.

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