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Wednesday, April 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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Operation: GoodJobs Information Session (Community Event)
Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Goodwill Industries of Northwest NC

Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina invites military veterans and their families to learn more about the opportunities available through Operation: GoodJobs, which provides free employment assistance services, including: career assessment, planning and coaching; job skills training; resume preparation; job placement; career readiness certification and more.Operation: GoodJobs is a national partnership between Goodwill and the Walmart Foundation that connects veterans and their families with the resources they need to obtain meaningful employment and financial stability. The program is unique because it is open to veterans, military spouses and adult children dependents (ages 18-24), with particular focus on female veterans and post-9/11 veterans.For a complete schedule of info session times and locations, visit www.operationgoodjobs.org

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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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Triad LiveLung Lung Cancer Group Meets Wednesday (Meeting)
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Community Bible Church

HIGH POINT, NC—The Triad LiveLung meeting will be held at 7 pm, Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at Community Bible Church, 4125 Johnson St., in High Point. The group will meet in the #2 modular building behind the church. The meeting is free and open to everyone touched by lung cancer, including patients, survivors and those who care about them. Refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Dusty Donaldson at 336.302.7714 or dusty@dustyjoy.org. LiveLung meetings are a program of the Dusty Joy Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization with a mission of advancing lung cancer education, early detection and compassion for people impacted by lung cancer. For more information about the Dusty Joy Foundation, visit www.DustyJoy.org or Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/DustyJoy.org. For more information about lung cancer, visit the Dusty Joy’s web portal, www.LiveLung.org.

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Thursday, April 02, 2015

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Angel Bear Yoga: Easter Adventure (Childrens Event)
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Join Angel Bear for an Easter adventure. We’ll bring the book The Story of the Easter Bunny to life. Come ready to do egg pose and hop away with Angel Bear! Meet a special furry friend, too!

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N.C. 119 Property Owner Seminar (Community Event)
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Megan Community Arts Center

Description: The NC Eminent Domain Law Firm will host a seminar for home and property owners affected by the relocation of N.C. 119 and other eminent domain projects in the Triad

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

7:00 pm, Thursday, April 2, 2015Topic: Intentional Communities and Community Led Food ProductionFilm: "Voices of Transition"This film presents innovative, inspirational – and concrete – solutions to the food security challenges we humans are increasingly facing.&#61607; Explore the organic farming revolution in Cuba, agroforestry models in France and community-led transition town initiatives in the UK.&#61607; Learn the history of our intentional Moravian communities in historic “Wachovia,” now the core of Forsyth County. SPEAKERS:Rabbi Mark Strauss-Cohn will present on ideas of Transition Towns in Torah and modern Israel.Martha Hartley and Dr. Michael O. Hartley, Old Salem Department of Archaeology====================================================================================OUR MISSION IS TO EDUCATE AND EMPOWER!With knowledge, we can make positive environmental changes!ALL ARE WELCOME!

Friday, April 03, 2015

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Saturday, April 04, 2015

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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ReptiDay Asheville Reptile & Exotic Animal Expo (Pet Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: 1301 Fanning Bridge Rd. Fletcher, NC 28732

ReptiDay Asheville 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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Tuesday, April 07, 2015

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Signing and Singing (Childrens Event)
Time: 11:00 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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New Application Requirements & Use of DNA as Approved Source for DAR & SAR (Lecture)
Time: 6:30 PM to 8:45 PM
Location: Forsyth County Public Library-Reynolda Manor Branch

Dr. Deborah Holden of the Daughters of the American Revolution and Mr. Fred Learned of the Sons of the American Revolution will discuss using DNA evidence to join those organizations. Dr. Holden is a professional genealogist. Mr. Learned is President of the Bethabara Chapter, SAR.

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Wednesday, April 08, 2015

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Monkey Hooper Fitness (Childrens Event)
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

With Monkey Hooper kids learn early that fitness should be fun! Enjoy structured activities like dancing, games, parachute play, obstacle courses, and more. Children are also encouraged to eat the rainbow to fuel a healthy body & mind. Dress comfortably and get ready to play!

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LECTURE: How Historical Linguistics Can Inform Archaeological Research (Lecture)
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Dr. Eric Jones, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Wake Forest University, will discuss his research on Native American settlement location in the North Carolina and Virginia Piedmont. He will explore the factors that influenced the settlement location choices for Piedmont Village Tradition communities in the North Carolina and Virginia Piedmont from AD 1200-1600 and what those factors can tell us about the ecology of these past communities. Admission is free.

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Thursday, April 09, 2015

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Bookmarks presents Tavis Smiley (Literature)
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: SECCA, 750 Marguerite Dr, Winston-Salem, NC

Bookmarks presents talk show host, political commentator, philanthropist, advocate, and New York Times bestselling author Tavis Smiley for a presentation, reading & signing of his new book My Journey with Maya, a memoir and remembrance of 25 years of friendship with Dr. Maya Angelou. From his celebrated conversations with world figures to his work to inspire the next generation of leaders, Tavis Smiley is currently the host of the late-night television talk show Tavis Smiley on PBS, as well as The Tavis Smiley Show and Smiley & West both from Public Radio International (PRI), and the daily radio program, Tavis Talks, on the Tavis Smiley Network (TSN). General Admission tickets are available for the 7:30 p.m. program as well as Premier Admission Tickets for the 6:00 p.m. private reception. Visit bookmarksnc.org or call 336-747-1471.

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Friday, April 10, 2015

Yard Sale/Silent Auction to Benefit Relay for Life (Yard Sale)
Time: 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Location: Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 321 Redland Rd., Advance, NC 27006

Yard Sale/Silent Auction. All proceeds donated to Davie County Relay for Life/American Cancer Society. Sponsored by Bethlehem Warriors Relay for Life Team. Held rain or shine in church Family Life Center. To donate items for sale or form more information call (336) 712-9946.April 10th 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 11th 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Saturday, April 11, 2015

50th Anniversary Gala Performance (School Event)

Check uncsa.edu for details as they become available.

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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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Burn Out The Stigma (Fundraiser)
Time: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Smokin' Harley Davidson, 3441 Myer Lee Dr, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

For Suicide Prevention and AwarenessFor the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention $20.00 per Bike includes stew$5.00 per Passenger includes stew$5.00 per Poker Hand50/50 RaffleDoor PrizesAll types of street legal motorcycles and Cages welcomeDon Adams Chicken Stew @ 3:00 $5.00/ non-ridersPre-registration available online, but not requiredKick Stands Up at 11:00amContact: Meredy Swafford, 336-287-0108, meredysmail@gmail.com

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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What does a healthy relationship really look like to you? (Family Fun)
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: 1921 D Boulevard St. Greensboro NC 27407

Jill White-Huffman, LPC, MFT will teach you 6 ways to face challenges that block happiness in your relationship… You will learn how to: • Grow Yourself Individually & as a Couple • Heal Past Hurts • Soften Communication Edges • Resolve Conflict, • Build Trust and Respect • Increase Intimacy and Passion Price: $75.00 per coupleCALL TODAY!

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Music & Movement (Childrens Event)
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Come move and groove through songs, fingerplays, and a read aloud. Your child will gain meaningful skills to build upon their language, listening, and physical abilities. Most importantly we will have fun!

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Friday, April 17, 2015

Midnight Musical (Church Event)
Time: 12:00 AM to 2:00 AM
Location: Saint James Presbyterian Church, Greensboro

MIDNIGHT MUSICALTired of hittin’ up the club every week? Looking for a different way to spend your Friday night? Experience a different kind of party on Friday, April 17th at the Midnight Musical, held at Saint James Presbyterian Church, 820 Ross Avenue, Greensboro, NC. Doors open at 11:30pm and the event begins at Midnight. Come experience spoken word artists Josephus III, rappers Shae SoFresh, T-Shep, and Chosen, Mime team Heavenly Flow from Charlotte, NC, gospel sax player, Angelo Alston, married guitar and voice duo, The Polk Duo, recording artist Wril, praise teams Wondrous Praise, Minstrels in Motion and so much more! A meal will be served following the event. There is no charge for this event. Experience a different kind of party on Friday, April 17th at the Midnight Musical, Saint James Presbyterian Church, 820 Ross Avenue, Greensboro. No ride? No problem! If you need a ride, call or text (336) 905-2153 by 9pm. Don’t miss out!

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Friends of Central Library BIG Book Sale (Benefit)
Time: 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: 590 N. Marshall St, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Friends of Central Library Big Book Sale3pm to 7pm, Friday, April 179am to 5pm, Saturday, April 18 and1pm to 5pm Sunday, April 19590 N. Marshall Street – Convenient, free parking on Spruce St. near 6th St., across from First Baptist Church playground. Sale is in lower level, Marshall St. entranceTens of thousands of books, magazines, CDs, records, DVDs and VHS tapes, etc., from donated collections and former Forsyth Co. Central Library. Includes many special books of historical interest. Numerous Spanish language items available. Sunday all remaining items ½ price or $5 per bag, excluding special items. Silent auction for books of special interest and value. All sales support the new Central Library and its programs, including the Children’s Summer Reading ProgramFor Information call 703-3019 or email FriendsofCentralLibrary@gmail.comwww.forsyth.cc/library/

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Itty Bitty Kiddie 5k Glow Run (Fundraiser)
Time: 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Location: Davidson County Fairgrounds

This is a night glow run that benefits Smart Start of Davidson County programs for families and young children and Reach out and Read.

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Saturday, April 18, 2015

Friends of Central Library BIG Book Sale (Benefit)
Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: 590 N. Marshall St, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Friends of Central Library Big Book Sale3pm to 7pm, Friday, April 179am to 5pm, Saturday, April 18 and1pm to 5pm Sunday, April 19590 N. Marshall Street – Convenient, free parking on Spruce St. near 6th St., across from First Baptist Church playground. Sale is in lower level, Marshall St. entranceTens of thousands of books, magazines, CDs, records, DVDs and VHS tapes, etc., from donated collections and former Forsyth Co. Central Library. Includes many special books of historical interest. Numerous Spanish language items available. Sunday all remaining items ½ price or $5 per bag, excluding special items. Silent auction for books of special interest and value. All sales support the new Central Library and its programs, including the Children’s Summer Reading ProgramFor Information call 703-3019 or email FriendsofCentralLibrary@gmail.comwww.forsyth.cc/library/

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Walk for Life (Community Event)
Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: 917 N. Elm St., Greensboro, NC 27401

Come out for this family-friendly 5k walk, which begins and ends at the Greensboro Pregnancy Care Center. Runners and strollers are welcome! There will be refreshments and prizes for the walkers plus fun activities for the entire family. No roller blades or dogs, please. Any walker raising at least $50 will receive a Walk for Life t-shirt.Registration begins at 9 amWalk begins at 10 am

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American Girl Fashion Show (Childrens Event)
Time: 9:30 AM to 8:00 PM
Location: Embassy Suites in Winston-Salem

Join the Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem for exciting and fun-filled American Girl Fashion Show Events, presenting fashion styles from today and yesterday! On April 18th (9:30 a.m. & 1 p.m.) and April 19th (1 p.m. & 4 p.m.) the Children’s Museum will host four 2 ½ hour fashion shows with real girl models, dolls, food, take home goodie bags, raffle and door prizes, photo opportunities and other interactive experiences.

ReptiDay Winston-Salem Reptile & Exotic Animal Expo (Family Fun)
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Winston-Salem Fairgrounds

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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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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Spring Plant Sale (Community Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Arboretum at Tanglewood Park, 4201 Manor House Circle, Clemmons

The plant sale will take place from 10am to 2pm each day of the sale and will feature annuals, perennials, shrubs, ground covers, herbs, tomatoes, native wildflowers and more!

Sunday, April 19, 2015

American Girl Fashion Show (Childrens Event)
Time: 9:30 AM to 8:00 PM
Location: Embassy Suites in Winston-Salem

Join the Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem for exciting and fun-filled American Girl Fashion Show Events, presenting fashion styles from today and yesterday! On April 18th (9:30 a.m. & 1 p.m.) and April 19th (1 p.m. & 4 p.m.) the Children’s Museum will host four 2 ½ hour fashion shows with real girl models, dolls, food, take home goodie bags, raffle and door prizes, photo opportunities and other interactive experiences.

Spring Plant Sale (Community Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Arboretum at Tanglewood Park, 4201 Manor House Circle, Clemmons

The plant sale will take place from 10am to 2pm each day of the sale and will feature annuals, perennials, shrubs, ground covers, herbs, tomatoes, native wildflowers and more!

Friends of Central Library BIG Book Sale (Benefit)
Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 590 N. Marshall St, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Friends of Central Library Big Book Sale3pm to 7pm, Friday, April 179am to 5pm, Saturday, April 18 and1pm to 5pm Sunday, April 19590 N. Marshall Street – Convenient, free parking on Spruce St. near 6th St., across from First Baptist Church playground. Sale is in lower level, Marshall St. entranceTens of thousands of books, magazines, CDs, records, DVDs and VHS tapes, etc., from donated collections and former Forsyth Co. Central Library. Includes many special books of historical interest. Numerous Spanish language items available. Sunday all remaining items ½ price or $5 per bag, excluding special items. Silent auction for books of special interest and value. All sales support the new Central Library and its programs, including the Children’s Summer Reading ProgramFor Information call 703-3019 or email FriendsofCentralLibrary@gmail.comwww.forsyth.cc/library/

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Monday, April 20, 2015

Spring Plant Sale (Community Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Arboretum at Tanglewood Park, 4201 Manor House Circle, Clemmons

The plant sale will take place from 10am to 2pm each day of the sale and will feature annuals, perennials, shrubs, ground covers, herbs, tomatoes, native wildflowers and more!

Container Gardens (Community Event)
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Arboretum at Tanglewood Park, 4201 Manor House Circle, Clemmons

Ann Williams, Extension Master Gardener Volunteer, will demonstrate creating a container garden that will add color and style to any porch or patio. She will be utilizing plants from the spring plant sale so you will be able to acquire the sample plants as in her demonstration.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Spring Plant Sale (Community Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Arboretum at Tanglewood Park, 4201 Manor House Circle, Clemmons

The plant sale will take place from 10am to 2pm each day of the sale and will feature annuals, perennials, shrubs, ground covers, herbs, tomatoes, native wildflowers and more!

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Signing and Singing (Childrens Event)
Time: 11:00 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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Herbs and Cooking with Herb (Community Event)
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Arboretum at Tanglewood Park, 4201 Manor House Circle, Clemmons

Cynthia Bouldin, Extension Master Gardener Volunteer, returns to continue a discussion on growing, harvesting and cooking with a selection of essential culinary herbs that can make your meals sizzle! Registration opens Monday April 6th and is required. Please email coop-ext-registration@forsyth.cc or call 336-703-2850. Space is limited.

Growing Small Fruits in the Home Garden (Community Event)
Time: 6:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Location: Walkertown Library

Home grown fruit is so much better when you pick them from the plants you are growing in your landscape. Find out all about how to grow them in your home landscape. Preparing the soil, amendments like fertilizer, how many plants do you need, pruning, and harvesting are all to be discussed with this program. Call 336¬703¬2990 for more information.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Tractor Supply 4-H Paper Clover Campaign (Community Event)
Location: Tractor Supply, 196 Westwood Village Drive & 1011 Bethania-Rural Hall Rd

Tractor Supply Company (TSC) stores are joining 4-H in support of local youth with the TSC 4-H Clover Campaign. Visit your local Tractor Supply Company store between April 22 and May 3 and add $1 to your purchase at check-out to make a donation to 4-H

Spring Plant Sale (Community Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Arboretum at Tanglewood Park, 4201 Manor House Circle, Clemmons

The plant sale will take place from 10am to 2pm each day of the sale and will feature annuals, perennials, shrubs, ground covers, herbs, tomatoes, native wildflowers and more!

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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North Carolina Connections Academy Free Information Session (Educational)
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: Courtyard Winston Salem - Hanes Mall

North Carolina Connections Academy (NCCA), a newly-approved tuition-free, K-9 public virtual charter school for all students across North Carolina, will host a free information session for families interested in learning about its online program and individualized approach to education. NCCA is now enrolling students for the 2015-16 school year, and has an enrollment cap of 1,500 students. Virtual school meets the educational needs of a wide variety of students and families—those who need a flexible schedule, learn at a different pace from their peers, need more individualized attention or seek a learning environment outside of a traditional classroom. Families unable to attend the session are encouraged to attend a real-time, virtual information session.

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Thursday, April 23, 2015

Tractor Supply 4-H Paper Clover Campaign (Community Event)
Location: Tractor Supply, 196 Westwood Village Drive & 1011 Bethania-Rural Hall Rd

Tractor Supply Company (TSC) stores are joining 4-H in support of local youth with the TSC 4-H Clover Campaign. Visit your local Tractor Supply Company store between April 22 and May 3 and add $1 to your purchase at check-out to make a donation to 4-H

Earth Day Fashion Show & Food Drive (Community Event)
Time: 6:00 AM to 8:00 AM
Location: NCA&T State University - Harrision Auditorium

Come out and be amazed at garments student designers created from materials that are normally thrown away. Past shows, have included garments made of newspaper, plastics, cardboard, candy wrappers, bottle caps, bubble wrap, Styrofoam, aluminum cans, grass, and tree leaves. Along with dozen of student models, Chancellor Harold L. Martin Sr. will make his modeling debut during the show. You don’t want to miss it! Cash prizes will be awarded to the winning designers. Additionally, the winning garment will be featured in Charlotte Fashion Week.

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Celebration For Children at Bolton Park (Childrens Event)
Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Bolton Park Winston Salem

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month! Please join us April 23, 2015 5:30 - 7:30 pm at Bolton Park Winston-Salem NC. Mistress of Ceremonies: Leanne Petty - 93.1 The WOLF.Activities Include: Resource Tables, Entertainment from various community groups, WSFD - Smoke House & Fire Truck, Local Mascots, Forsyth County Library Bookmobile. Bring a Picnic Dinner, Blankets, and Chairs!

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“Cherokee Handmade:” At the Junction of Economic Development and Representation (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 and the Anthropology Club.

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Friday, April 24, 2015

Tractor Supply 4-H Paper Clover Campaign (Community Event)
Location: Tractor Supply, 196 Westwood Village Drive & 1011 Bethania-Rural Hall Rd

Tractor Supply Company (TSC) stores are joining 4-H in support of local youth with the TSC 4-H Clover Campaign. Visit your local Tractor Supply Company store between April 22 and May 3 and add $1 to your purchase at check-out to make a donation to 4-H

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Saturday, April 25, 2015

c.d.carter yard sale (Yard Sale)
Time: 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: 851 highland court winston-salem

annual yard sale with table rental cost of ten-Frdollars

Piedmont Earth Day Fair (Community Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Winston-Salem Fairgrounds

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT Start Date: April 1, 2015Stop Date: April 25, 2015Time: 30 secondsAgency: Piedmont Environmental AllianceTitle: Piedmont Earth Day Fair Experience the Power of Bright Ideas at the 10th Annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair. This free community event features interactive children’s activities, environmental demonstrations and live entertainment throughout the day. Visit over 100 earth friendly exhibitors and enjoy a variety of local food. Free to the public including free parking, ten a-m to five p-m, April twenty fifth at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds. To learn more visit p-e-a-n-c dot org.# # #

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Ninth Annual Walk to Remember (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Location: Chinqua Penn Plantation Upper Piedmont Research Station, 2138 Wentworth Street, Reidsville, NC 27320

The Hospice of Rockingham County Doves will hold their ninth annual benefit Walk to Remember on Saturday, April 25th, 2015 on the walking trail at the Upper Piedmont Research Station at Chinqua Penn Plantation, 2138 Wentworth Street, Reidsville, NC.Registration will open at 8:30 am and the walk will begin at 10:00 am. The registration fee is $25.00 and walkers may register online or download a form to fill out and mail with fee.The trail at Chinqua Penn is 1.7 miles long and much of it is shaded. Walkers will have refreshments available to them on the course as well as at the finish. Hotdogs will be available for purchase for a nominal fee.For more information, visit the HRC website at www.hospiceofrockinghamcounty.com or call the Hospice office at (336) 427-9022.

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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.

Additional Information

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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Art in the Krankies Airstream Coffee Park (Art Show Fund Raiser)
Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: 1208 Reynolda Road Winston Salem, NC 27104

Stroll with coffee or tea among the art and craft on display at the Coffee Park at KRANKIES Airstream. Twin City Artisans will have a special group of artists on hand with jewelry, home décor, gifts, stained glass and much more

Monday, April 27, 2015

Tractor Supply 4-H Paper Clover Campaign (Community Event)
Location: Tractor Supply, 196 Westwood Village Drive & 1011 Bethania-Rural Hall Rd

Tractor Supply Company (TSC) stores are joining 4-H in support of local youth with the TSC 4-H Clover Campaign. Visit your local Tractor Supply Company store between April 22 and May 3 and add $1 to your purchase at check-out to make a donation to 4-H

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Tractor Supply 4-H Paper Clover Campaign (Community Event)
Location: Tractor Supply, 196 Westwood Village Drive & 1011 Bethania-Rural Hall Rd

Tractor Supply Company (TSC) stores are joining 4-H in support of local youth with the TSC 4-H Clover Campaign. Visit your local Tractor Supply Company store between April 22 and May 3 and add $1 to your purchase at check-out to make a donation to 4-H

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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Small Scale Crop Rotation (Community Event)
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Forsyth Cooperative Extension, 1450 Fairchild Rd, Winston-Salem

People have been practicing crop rotation for more than 8,000 years. This old school agricultural technique is still one of the best ways to cycle nutrients, combat diseases, and outsmart pests. We will discuss the basics of crop rotation and you will learn how to practice it on a small scale. Participants will be given the opportunity to create their own crop rotation and receive feedback. Come to the cover cropping class on May 19th to build on what you learn during this class. Registration: Call 336-703-2850

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Tractor Supply 4-H Paper Clover Campaign (Community Event)
Location: Tractor Supply, 196 Westwood Village Drive & 1011 Bethania-Rural Hall Rd

Tractor Supply Company (TSC) stores are joining 4-H in support of local youth with the TSC 4-H Clover Campaign. Visit your local Tractor Supply Company store between April 22 and May 3 and add $1 to your purchase at check-out to make a donation to 4-H

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.

Additional Information

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.

Additional Information

Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

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Thursday, April 30, 2015

Tractor Supply 4-H Paper Clover Campaign (Community Event)
Location: Tractor Supply, 196 Westwood Village Drive & 1011 Bethania-Rural Hall Rd

Tractor Supply Company (TSC) stores are joining 4-H in support of local youth with the TSC 4-H Clover Campaign. Visit your local Tractor Supply Company store between April 22 and May 3 and add $1 to your purchase at check-out to make a donation to 4-H

Used Book Sale (Benefit)
Time: 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Ed Bldg, WS Fairgrounds

The Shepherd’s Center of Greater Winston-Salem will hold its 28th Annual Used Book Sale on Thursday, April 30 and Friday, May 1 from 9 am to 9 pm, and on Saturday, May 2 from 8 am to 1 pm. Parking and Admission are FREE!The sale will be held in the Education Building at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds. Entrance for parking is through Gate 5 from Deacon Blvd. There is no admission or parking fee. There will be thousands of used books and other items on hand at exceptional prices. This is truly a book sale with a purpose! All proceeds of the sale benefit the ministry’s programs and services for older adults in our community. For more information contact the Shepherd’s Center at 748-0217 or visit www.shepherdscenter.org.

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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.

Additional Information

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.

Additional Information

Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition of soft sculptures, ceramic creatures and whimsical robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. Ms. Garcia's soft sculptures of monsters and creatures are created primarily from recycled materials such as old wool sweaters, coats and other objects of comfort. Mr. Beck's paintings of creatures and robots inspired by 1980's pop culture and bright colors. The show will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

Additional Information

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