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Sunday, March 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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Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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Monday, March 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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Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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Author Charlie Lovett visits the Clemmons Branch Library (Literature)
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Clemmons Branch Library

New York Times best-selling novelist Charlie Lovett will visit the Clemmons Branch Library’s Book Lovers’ Club on Monday, March 2nd at 7:00 p.m. The book club will be discussing Lovett’s book The Bookman’s Tale. The Clemmons Branch Library is located at 3554 Clemmons Rd, Clemmons, NC 27012.

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Tuesday, March 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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Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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FREE Teacher's Workshop (Workshop)
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Using the Performing Arts to Find and Harness Your Students’ Energy with Peppercorn TheatreTo register, please contact the Education Programs Manager—arooney@childrensmuseumofws.org.

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Warts and All (Lecture)
Time: 6:30 PM to 8:45 PM
Location: Forsyth County Public Library-Reynolda Manor Branch

This is a CORRECTION to previously submitted announcement.Forsyth County Genealogical Society will meet March 3

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Wednesday, March 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.

Additional Information

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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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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Thoracic Surgeon Addresses Triad Lung Cancer Support Group (Health/Exercise)
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Community Bible Church

A thoracic surgeon renowned for robotic and video-assisted lung cancer surgery is the featured speaker at the LiveLung Lung Cancer Support Group, 7 pm, March 4, 2015, at Community Bible Church, 4125 Johnson St., High Point, in the #2 modular building behind 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.Leonard James Wudel, MD, who practices at the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Wake Forest Baptist Health, is board-certified in thoracic surgery with special focus in lung cancer and expertise in robotic lung surgery and minimally-invasive video-assisted surgery. As one of the leading minimally-invasive chest surgeons in the nation, Dr. Wudel uses cutting-edge advanced technology to remove lung cancer. Lung cancer is the #1 cancer killer of men and women. However, now lung cancer screening promises to reduce deaths by at least 20%. Contact Dusty Donaldson at 336.302.7714.

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Thursday, March 05, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

Additional Information

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.

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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FREE Environmental Movie: “DamNation” TOPIC: Removal of Dams to Restore Rivers (Environmental Movie)
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Temple Emanuel 201 Oakwood Dr. Winston-Salem, NC 27103

Brief Description:Travel across America to explore the sea change in our national attitude - from pride in big dams as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that our future is bound to the life and health of our rivers.Explore the impact of ecosystem disruption, including dams decreasing the oxygen levels and changing the pH levels in rivers.Speakers: Peter Raabe, American Rivers, NC Conservation Director -www.americanrivers.org/region/southeast/Will Scott, Our Yadkin Riverkeeper -www.yadkinriverkeeper.org/content/staffContact Information: Gayle Tuch cell: (336) 407-2767; ggtuch@yahoo.com

Young at Heart Student Side-by-Side Concert (Music)
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Brendle Recital Hall

Matthew Troy Conducts the Piedmont Wind Symphony Side-by-Side concert featuring first chair students of the WSFCS All-County High School Honors Band. Music includes Bernstein's Overture to Candide, The Lord os the Rings by de Meij, Armenian Folk Dances by Alfred Reed and more! Tickets available at the door.

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Friday, March 06, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

Additional Information

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.

Additional Information

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

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

Saturday, March 07, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

Additional Information

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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Brain Power Day (Childrens Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Enjoy a day of engaging, hands-on activities geared toward teaching your child (and you!) all about our amazing brains! This program is brought to you by the Wake Forest University Brain Awareness Council as a part of Brain Awareness Season in collaboration with the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives.

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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

Sunday, March 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.

Additional Information

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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Monday, March 09, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

Additional Information

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, March 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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Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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Singing and Signing! (Childrens Event)
Time: 10:45 AM to 11:15 AM
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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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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USGBC-NC Triad & ASHRAE North Piedmont Annual Joint Event (Business event)
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Wake Forest Biotech Place

Historic Agreement!! Five of the major stakeholders in the high performance building arena have signed a Memorandum of Understanding designed to encourage collaboration and outline a comprehensive framework for jurisdictions seeking implementation and adoption of green building regulations/codes and/or incentives for voluntary leadership programs such as LEED. Learn all of the details and get your questions answers directly from these top level speakers who are directly involved the Memorandum. PANEL INCLUDES: Tom Phoenix—President ASHRAE International-Opening Remarks Dominic Sims—CEO International Code CouncilDr. Andy Persily—National Institute of Standards and TechnologyBrendan Owens - Chief of Engineering, USGBC

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Warts and All (Lecture)
Time: 6:30 PM to 8:45 PM
Location: Forsyth County Public Library-Reynolda Manor Branch

Dr. Nelson Weller will explore how to handle sensitive issues and dark secrets that we sometimes find in our family's history.He has a PhD in Genealogy from Union Institute & University, Cincinnati; is an ordained minister with the United Church of Christ; and is a past president of the Society.The meeting is free and open to the public. If the Winston-Salem/FC schools are closed due to weather, the Society will not meet.The originally scheduled speaker, Rita Georgoulias, will not be able to attend.

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Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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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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The Annual Guilford Courthouse National Military Park Lecture Series (History)
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Guilford Courthouse National Military Park

Guilford Courthouse National Military Park announces Annual Lecture Series to be held March 11-13, 2015. The evening lecture programs sponsored by the National Park Service and the Guilford Battleground Company begin at 7:00 PM each evening in the visitor center theater of Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, located at 2332 New Garden Road in northwest Greensboro. • Wednesday, March 11: “Seeking the Historical Cook”: Exploring Eighteenth-Century FoodwaysPresented by Kay Moss, Historian, Author• Thursday, March 12: “General John Sullivan and the Battle of Brandywine”Presented by Michael Harris, Historian, Author• Friday, March 13: “William Washington, American Light Dragoon”Presented by Daniel Murphy, Historian, AuthorAll lectures are free to the public, but reservations are required. Call (336) 288-1776 to reserve a seat (maximum seating for lectures is 120). Visit www.nps.gov/guco for details.

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Thursday, March 12, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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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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The Annual Guilford Courthouse National Military Park Lecture Series (History)
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Guilford Courthouse National Military Park

Guilford Courthouse National Military Park announces Annual Lecture Series to be held March 11-13, 2015. The evening lecture programs sponsored by the National Park Service and the Guilford Battleground Company begin at 7:00 PM each evening in the visitor center theater of Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, located at 2332 New Garden Road in northwest Greensboro. • Wednesday, March 11: “Seeking the Historical Cook”: Exploring Eighteenth-Century FoodwaysPresented by Kay Moss, Historian, Author• Thursday, March 12: “General John Sullivan and the Battle of Brandywine”Presented by Michael Harris, Historian, Author• Friday, March 13: “William Washington, American Light Dragoon”Presented by Daniel Murphy, Historian, AuthorAll lectures are free to the public, but reservations are required. Call (336) 288-1776 to reserve a seat (maximum seating for lectures is 120). Visit www.nps.gov/guco for details.

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Friday, March 13, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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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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Beginning Hop Farmer Session (Community Event)
Time: 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: 1450 Fairchild Rd., Winston-Salem, NC 27105

Learn how to grow hops from experienced growers in the region. Instructors are Rita Pelczar and John Wright of Blue Ridge Hops in western North Carolina and David Goode of Piedmont Hops with hop yards in NC and VA.

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The Annual Guilford Courthouse National Military Park Lecture Series (History)
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Guilford Courthouse National Military Park

Guilford Courthouse National Military Park announces Annual Lecture Series to be held March 11-13, 2015. The evening lecture programs sponsored by the National Park Service and the Guilford Battleground Company begin at 7:00 PM each evening in the visitor center theater of Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, located at 2332 New Garden Road in northwest Greensboro. • Wednesday, March 11: “Seeking the Historical Cook”: Exploring Eighteenth-Century FoodwaysPresented by Kay Moss, Historian, Author• Thursday, March 12: “General John Sullivan and the Battle of Brandywine”Presented by Michael Harris, Historian, Author• Friday, March 13: “William Washington, American Light Dragoon”Presented by Daniel Murphy, Historian, AuthorAll lectures are free to the public, but reservations are required. Call (336) 288-1776 to reserve a seat (maximum seating for lectures is 120). Visit www.nps.gov/guco for details.

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Saturday, March 14, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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NC-VA Hops Conference (Community Event)
Time: 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: 1450 Fairchild Rd., Winston-Salem, NC 27105

Designed to bring together a large number of regional hop growers and brewers to help continue to grow the Southeastern hops industry. Working together we can avoid many frustrations and disappointments and build a strong, vibrant industry.

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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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Sunday, March 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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Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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Skate For Hunger (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: Skateland USA West, 200 Stagecoach Trail, Greensboro, NC

Can you imagine college students struggling to eat lunch due to funds running low? We have students going hungry on Triad college campuses. Let’s skate to raise funds to help combat hunger.Come out Sunday, March 15th from 5pm to 7 pmat Skateland USA West, 200 Stagecoach Trail, Greensboro. Help raise funds to combat hunger on local college campuses. Sponsored by Campus Ministry at St. James Presbyterian Church. Admission & skate rental are only $5. While there, students can enter to win a $50 raffle for groceries. For more information call, 336-273-6658

Monday, March 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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Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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Writing for Young Adults with Bestselling Authors: Kami Garcia, Stephanie Perkins, Brendan Reichs, and Carrie Ryan (Literature)
Time: 7:00 PMLocation: Drama Workshop, Elberson Fine Arts Center, Salem College 500 East Salem Avenue at Rams Drive, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

This event will feature four bestselling and award-winning young adult authors. A collaboration between Salem Academy and College and Bookmarks, guests will hear these authors speak and answer questions about their novels, series, writing in general, and even movie adaptation. Authors include: Kami Garcia, the #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of the Beautiful Creatures and Dangerous Creatures novels and the author of Unbreakable and Unmarked, in the Legion Series. Stephanie Perkins, the award-winning author of Isla and the Happily Ever After, Lola and the Boy Next Door, and Anna and the French Kiss. Brendan Reichs, the New York Times bestselling coauthor of the Virals series. Carrie Ryan, New York Times bestselling author of the novel, The Forest of Hands and Teeth, a Junior Library Guild selection and an ALA Best Books for Young Adults Selection. Free. Booksigning to follow.

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Tuesday, March 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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Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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Angel Bear Yoga: St. Patrick's Day! (Childrens Event)
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Join Angel Bear for a trip to Ireland! We will bring the book Jack and the Leprechaun to life. Come ready to travel to the Emerald Isle and make a wish on the Blarney Stone! Meet a special furry friend, too!

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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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Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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: 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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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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State Plan for Independent Living information gathering (Community Event)
Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: Reynolda Branch Library

The current State Plan for Independent Living will conclude on September 30, 2016, and the next plan will start on October 1, 2016. Information is being gathered at this time to begin writing this document, and we want your input for this State Plan.

LECTURE: Inscribing the Present: The Semiotic Reoccupation of Cherokee Country (Lecture)
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM
Location: Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Drawing on collaborative work with Tom Belt and Hartwell Francis of Western Carolina University's Cherokee Language Program, Dr. Margaret Bender, Associate Professor of Anthropology at Wake Forest University, will discuss several ways in which contemporary assertions of Cherokee culture--including the promotion of traditional language-based pregnancy and birthing practices, the reclamation of sacred and historic sites along the Tuckaseegee River, tattooing, and the defiance of an attempt by Facebook to prohibit use of the Cherokee syllabary--are physically and visually remaking Cherokee bodies and Cherokee landscape. Admission is free.

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Thursday, March 19, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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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, March 20, 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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Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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Cut For The Cure! (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Nu Dimensions Hair Studio, 8001 North Point Blvd, suite E, Winston Salem, NC

“Cut For The Cure!” is a lupus fundraising event open to the community being held at Nu Dimensions Hair Studio, from 8am until 5pm. This event is sponsored by owner, Contillus Archie-Myers, and the Lupus Foundation. Lotus Nails, LLC (454 Knollwood St) is also taking part in the day’s festivities from 10am - 7pm at their location. The event will educate people on what lupus is and how it affects those who live with it.The event is free and food from nationally-known restaurants will be provided, as well as desserts from The Ambitious Cake. Nu Dimensions stylists will provide professional services with prices from $10 to $55. Silent auction items include gift cards from Village Tavern, Cake and All Things Yummy, Lotus Nails, PF Chang’s, and more. All donations are graciously accepted, but are not required. All funds will be donated to the “Walk To End Lupus Now” event on May 16 in Charlotte. For more info, call Nu Dimensions Hair Studio at (336) 896-0101 or email contillus@gmail.com.

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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, March 21, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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Home & Closet Sale (Yard Sale)
Time: 7:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: 4800 West Friendly Ave., Greensboro, NC 27410

Great selection of furniture, housewares, clothing and yard items.Special items: couches, cabinets, bedroom sets and TVs.Children's clothing is $1 a piece, and adult clothing is $2 a piece.All proceeds benefit North American Missionaries. Sale at Friendly Ave. Baptist Church. Enter for this HUGE sale off of Westridge Road.

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Free Community Health Fair by Widow's Son #4 (Community Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: 1200 South State Street

Attention Raleigh and all surrounding areas The Widow's Son Lodge #4 will host their second annual Free Community Health Fair. The health fair will be open to everyone and will be located at1200 South State Street in Raleigh. The health fair will feature free onsite screenings for blood pressure, kidney disease, stroke, HIV/STD, hearing, spine, and vision. There will also be CPR demonstrations, free massages, and yoga instruction, child id kits, and DUI simulation. The health fair will also offer a vast amount of information on various topics such as senior health, men's health, women's health, smoking cessation and much more! And if you are feeling stressed there will also be free onsite massages!! So please join us on Saturday March 21, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. See you there!! Online registration will ensure your place for the various onsite health screenings. Same day onsite walk-ins for screenings are accepted also.

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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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Inspirations Quartet in Concert (Concert)
Time: 6:00 PMLocation: Berean Baptist Church, 4135 Thomasville Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27107

The Inspirations Quartet from Bryson City, North Carolina, will be in concert at Berean Baptist Church on Saturday, March 21, at 6 PM.The concert is FREE; a love offering will be taken to help support the Inspirations' ministry.Doors open at 5 PM.We hope to see you there!

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Sunday, March 22, 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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Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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Sci-Fi Sunday (Childrens Event)
Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Encounter stellar characters from distant galaxies and alternate universes (1—4p). Challenge yourself in an outer space obstacle course, practice your saber skills, create fun crafts, and more! Registration not required, but pre-registration is available online beginning February 18th (faster check-in!). CMWS is only open for this fundraiser. Proceeds benefit the CMWS Education Department.Please note special pricing for Sci-Fi Sunday—$8/member, $10/nonmember.

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Monday, March 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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Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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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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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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: 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.

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, March 26, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

Additional Information

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.

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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Friday, March 27, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

Additional Information

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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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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Fuzzy Dreams & Robot Things (Exhibit)
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: Gateway Gallery at The Enrichment Center

Exhibition opening featuring soft sculptures, ceramic creatures, and whimsical paintings of robots by the Artists of Gateway Studios and their guests Mireya Garcia and Jeff Beck. The Enrichment Center Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Aaron Bachelder, will provide live music during the reception. Refreshments will be provided by the Center’s Culinary Arts Students. The exhibition will remain on display through May 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday from 11:00a.m. to 5:00p.m. and by appointment. For more information, call (336)837-6832. 1006 S. Marshall St., Winston-Salem. www.enrichmentarc.org.

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Saturday, March 28, 2015

Mad About March Blood Drive (Blood Drive)
Location: Triad Blood Center, WS and Nussbaum Blood Center, GSO

Down the street and across the country, there are always patients in need of blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. You can help save lives by donating blood through the American Red Cross at the Triad Blood Center in Winston-Salem and the Nussbaum Blood Center in Greensboro, during “Mad About March”! All presenting donors can register to win a college personal cooler each week. Download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS for more information and to make an appointment.

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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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Hippity Hoppi-tea Party (Arts & Crafts)
Time: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Celebrate spring with fun crafts, fluffy bunnies, and delicious sweet treats! Real bunnies will be on hand, dressed up in costume for your child to hold. Mrs. Cottontail will assist children in petting and holding these very special therapy bunnies. Each child receives a fun-filled goody bag. Registration Required: $14.95/member-child (1 free adult), $19.22/nonmember-child (1 free adult), museum admission included. Each additional adult—$3.20, museum admission not included. Fees include 6.75% NC Sales Tax.

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Welcome Easter Parade (parade)
Time: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Welcome, NC

Everyone is invited to attend the 18th Annual Welcome Easter Parade on March 28th at 3:00 PM in Welcome. Rain date March 29th 3:30 PM. Floats, bands, beauty queens and Shriner groups will participate. Come join us!shrinergroups will participate.

FDNE 17th Annual Auction (Fundraiser)
Time: 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Location: Northeast Guilford Fire Station 32 located at 7806 Jackson School Road, 27214

NORTHEAST GUILFORD VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT will hold it’s 17th Annual Auction on Saturday, March 28th at Station 32 located at 7806 Jackson School Road in Browns Summit. The Auction will begin promptly at 5:00 PM. Doors will open at 4:00 PM for registration and to preview items which include new items donated from local businesses and slightly used items. Hot Dogs, BBQ Sandwiches and Snack Foods will be sold during the auction. If you have any questions or if you would like more details please contact Station 32 at 336-656-7292. Our goal is to raise money to purchase new rescue equipment so we can better serve our community.

Chicken Pie Dinner (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: 4440 Country Club Road, Winston-Salem

Moravian Chicken Pie Dinner, New Philadelphia Moravian Church, 4440 Country Club Road, Winston-Salem, Saturday, March 28, 4 - 7 PM. Menu - Chicken pie, green beans, yams, slaw, gravy, rolls, dessert and beverage. Dine in or take out. Cost is $10 for adults, $4 for children 4-12 and children 3 and under eat free. Call 978-6303 for more information or visit newphilly.org.

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Sunday, March 29, 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, March 30, 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, March 31, 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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Seussibration! (Childrens Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Make fun crafts, get your face painted, and listen to silly Seuss stories! Free with museum admission or membership.

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UNCG Memory Development Lab Recruitment Event (Childrens Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

In collaboration with the D.U.C.K. (Development and Understanding of Children’s Learning) Lab, the MDL conducts studies of social and cognitive development with young children. These studies investigate how young children develop control over their thoughts and behavior and how children of different ages remember past events. The studies are designed to be similar to games. During this recruitment event, researchers will speak to caregivers about current studies and share with them how to sign up if they are interested in participating.

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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.

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