Key

GB — Greensboro

HP — High Point

JT — Jamestown

KV — Kernersville

FUNDRAISERS

Events

Thankful Tuesday: 5-9 p.m. Dec. 3, Gibb's Hundred Brewing Company, 504 State St., GB. Ten percent of every beer sold goes to the Guilford Education Alliance's Teacher Supply Warehouse. GEA@Geanc.org.

Christmas at Maple Glade: 4-8 p.m. Dec. 6 and Dec. 12-13 and 1-8 p.m. Dec. 7-8 and Dec. 14, Oak Ridge Military Academy, 2309 Oak Ridge Road, Oak Ridge. $15-$20. Benefits the preservation and maintenance of the academy’s many historic structures. 336-644-7009 or oakridgenc.com.

Randolph County Young Life 5K: 9 a.m. Dec. 7, Bicentennial Park, Asheboro. https://randolph.younglife.org/Pages/Winter-Sprinter-5k.aspx.

Food Drive for Spartan Open Pantry: 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 7, Dec. 14, Dec. 21, Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, 501 S. Mendenhall St., GB. Temporary fire pit and marshmallows to roast. 336-275-6403.

Sedgefield Colony Garden Club Holiday Tour of Homes: 3-7 p.m. Dec. 12, three homes in Sedgefield. $20-$25. Proceeds benefit Adult Center for Enrichment and Sanctuary House. Sedgefieldhometour@gmail.com.

Jingle Jog 5K: Dec. 15, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St., HP. Costumes, food, hot beverages and more. Dog friendly; dogs may wear costumes. Bring a non-perishable food item for Open Door Ministries. http://jinglejog5k.com/.

FOX8/Old Dominion Holiday Concert: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 21, Greensboro Coliseum. With Greensboro Symphony Orchestra. Admission and parking are free with a donation of a non-perishable food item for the Salvation Army. 336-335-5456.

International Civil Rights Center & Museum's 60th Anniversary Gala: Feb. 1, 134 S. Elm St., GB. Black tie optional, awards gala. 336-274-9199.

Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina's 2020 Wish Ball: 6 p.m. Feb. 21, The Westin Charlotte, 601 S. College St., Charlotte. Cocktail hour, live and silent auctions, raffles, entertainment and more. 704-251-7904 or https://one.bidpal.net/ncwishball/welcome.

"King & Queens" Charity Golf Tournament: noon-7 p.m. March 13, Gillespie Park Golf Course, 306 E. Florida St., GB. Benefits Sharpe Male Mentoring Foundation and scholarships. $60-$225. 336-543-4000, sharpemalementoring@gmail.com or www.eventbrite.com.

2020 Future Fund 10 LIVE: April 21, Carolina Theatre, GB. Future Fund 10 LIVE employs a “ Shark Tank” format in which 10 select nonprofits pitch their organization’s mission and goals to a live audience. After hearing each pitch, attendees vote for their favorite presentation and monetary awards are granted to the nonprofits that receive the most votes. info@futurefundgso.org or https://futurefundgso.org/application.

JDRF One Walk: 9 a.m. register, 10 a.m. begins, May 2, 2020, Pinnacle Financial Partners, 801 N. Elm St., HP. 5K. Benefits Piedmont Triad Chapter of JDRF. Register. Eric Durham, 336-373-1768 or www2.jdrf.org.

Golfing for the Gals: 8 a.m. Sept. 13, 2020, Bryan Park Golf and Conference Center, The Champions Course, 6275 Bryan Park Road, Browns Summit. Benefits uterine cancer research and care at UNC Lineberger. https://give.classy.org/golfingforthegals.

Life Chain: Oct. 4, 2020. Donations are accepted to cover the costs of the local Life Chain. All proceeds after expenses are given to the area crisis pregnancy centers. 530-674-5068 or https://lifechain.net/.

Ongoing

Aluminum Can Collection: ACES office at Brooks Global Studies Elementary is collecting aluminum cans as a service project for Ronald McDonald House Charities. Bring cans to Nathalie at 1215 Westover Terrace, GB. 336-370-8347.

American Legion Post 386 Hot Dog Sales: 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturdays, 1206 American Legion St., GB. Eat in or take out. For large orders, call ahead. 336-375-3265 or alpost386@gmail.com.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Christmas at Governor Morehead’s Blandwood: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 2-5 p.m. Sundays, through Dec. 29, 447 W. Washington St., GB. $5-$8. Blandwood will be closed Dec. 24-25. 336-272-5003.

Magical Mondays: 5:30-8 p.m. Mondays, Dec. 2-16, Greensboro Science Center, 4301 Lawndale Drive, GB. With Santa and Mrs. Claus. Crafts and activities, hot cocoa and cookies and more. $8-$12. greensboroscience.org.

Victorian Christmas Décor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays and 1-5 p.m. Sundays, through Jan. 4, Körner’s Folly, 413 S. Main St., KV. Tour the fully decorated 22 room historic house museum. Last tour tickets are sold one hour prior to closing each day. Some closings during holidays. 336-996-7922 or www.kornersfolly.org.

North Carolina Symphony - Holiday Pops Concert: 3 p.m. Dec. 1, High Point University's Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Free and open to the public. Reserve tickets. 336-841-4636 or concierge@highpoint.edu.

Holiday Open House: 1-4 p.m. Dec. 1, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Musical performances from local groups, arts and crafts, cookies and cider, historical demonstrations, Santa Claus. Free. 336-885-1859.

Jamestown Christmas Parade: 3 p.m. Dec. 1, Main Street, JT. 336-882-9622, Ext. 227 or kevin.bottomley@ymcagreensboro.org.

World AIDS Day: Dec. 1. About 1.1 million people in the United States are living with HIV today. One in seven or 15% have not received a diagnosis and are not aware of their HIV positive status. North Carolina’s Department of Health and Human Services reports that at the end of 2018, more than 35,000 people in the state were living with HIV. For information on treatment for HIV and Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, visit www.conehealth-rcid.com.

Magical Mondays: 5:30-8 p.m. Mondays, Dec. 2-16, Greensboro Science Center, 4301 Lawndale Drive, GB. With Santa and Mrs. Claus. Crafts and activities, hot cocoa and cookies and more. $8-$12. greensboroscience.org.

Choral Concert: 7:30-9 p.m. Dec. 3, High Point University's Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Free and open to the public. Reserve tickets. 336-841-4636 or concierge@highpoint.edu.

A Country Bluegrass Christmas: 7 p.m. Dec. 3, Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St. Tommy Edwards, LaNelle Davis, Stan Brown and Gerald Hampton. Free. 336-318-6803.

Holiday Concert Featuring the Chamber Singers and Brass Ensemble: 12:30 p.m. Dec. 3, Greensboro College's Hannah Brown Finch Memorial Chapel. Free. 336-272-7102, Ext. 5281.

Lunch and Jazz: 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 3, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Big Band Holidays. Free. Welcome to bring your lunch. 336-885-1859.

Family and Consumer Sciences Day: Dec. 3. Take time to dine at home with family, friends and community. Take a photo and share using #FCSday #healthyfamselfie. 336-641-2400.

Greensboro College Jazz Ensemble Concert: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3, Gail Brower Huggins Performance Center in Odell Building on campus. 336-272-7102, Ext. 5281.

Lessons and Carols: 5:30-6:30 p.m. Dec. 4, High Point University's Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. Free and open to the public. Candlelight service, based on the traditional Festival of Lessons and Carols from King’s College in Cambridge. Enter campus from University Parkway and Montlieu Avenue. Parking available behind Hayworth Fine Arts Center.

Bluegrass Christmas Concert: 7 p.m. Dec. 5, Centennial Station Arts Center, 121 S. Centennial St., HP. With Blue Ridge James. $10. 336-889-2787, Ext. 26 or highpointarts.org.

49th Annual Prayer Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. Dec. 6, High Point University's James H. and Jesse E. Millis Athletic and Convocation Center. Confirm attendance. www.highpoint.edu/community/prayer-breakfast-registration/.

Creekside Christmas and Santa 5K: 5-8 p.m. Dec. 6, Archdale Recreation Center at Creekside Park, 214 Park Drive. Local vendors, lighting of the Christmas tree, roasted marshmallows. Admission is a nonperishable food item or unwrapped toy. 5K starts at 6:30 p.m. Register. http://tinyurl.com/5ksanta.

Mimosa Holiday Home Show: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 7, 2103 Mimosa Drive, GB. www.eventbrite.com.

Sound of Soul: 4 p.m. Dec. 7, Benjamin Branch Library, 1530 Benjamin Parkway, Greensboro. People of all faiths are discovering that singing HU, an ancient word for God, can open one’s heart to divine love. 336-749-7602 or www.eckankar.org.

Greensboro College Information Session: 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 7, starting in the lobby of Cowan Humanities Building on campus. Free parking available behind the college's Admissions Welcome Center at West Market Street and College Place. Register. www.greensboro.edu/visit-the-campus/saturday-tours-form/.

Holiday Stroll: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 7, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St. Enjoy live musical performances, craft vendors, fresh produce, food and beverages. Pets with holiday attire are welcome. Photos with Mrs. Claus. Tree lighting, 5-6:30 p.m. 336-883-3646 or mark.taylor@highpointnc.gov.

10th Annual Uptowne High Point Holiday Stroll: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 7, North Main Street, HP. Refreshments, visits with Santa, pop-up performances by community groups; open houses at Main Street merchants and historic properties. Opening parade, 10 a.m. Horse drawn carriage rides around Brantley Circle, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Also, Puttin' on the Grits, fundraising breakfast for the Community Clinic of High Point, 8-11 a.m., St. Mary's Episcopal Church Community Life Center. www.uptownehighpoint.org.

Greensboro Chapter, North Carolina Central University Alumni Association's 52nd Anniversary Annual Holiday Jazz/Dinner Concert: 5 p.m. Dec. 8, Embassy Suites Hotel, 204 Centerport Drive, GB. $60. John Palmer, 336-908-1940 or Jpalmer1959@gmail.com.

Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration: 5-8 p.m. Dec. 8, 201 S. Main St., Graham. Tree lighting ceremony, 6:30 p.m. (fireworks will follow the lighting of the tree). Meet Mr. and Mrs. Claus.

Christmas Parade/Tree Lighting: 3 p.m. Dec. 8, starts at the corner of Pleasant Garden Road and Ryegate Drive and proceeds south on Pleasant Garden Road, ending at Pleasant Garden Elementary School. Bring canned food donations. 336-674-3002.

Magical Mondays: 5:30-8 p.m. Dec. 9 and Dec. 16, Greensboro Science Center, 4301 Lawndale Drive, GB. With Santa and Mrs. Claus. Crafts and activities, hot cocoa and cookies and more. $8-$12. greensboroscience.org.

Nat Greene FlyFishers: 7 p.m. Dec. 10, Leonard Recreation Center, 6324 Ballinger Road, GB. Learn to tie flies. There will be 10 vises. Materials provided. https://natgreeneflyfishers.com/.

Grown-Up Game Night: 6:30-9:30 p.m. Dec. 10, Greensboro Science Center, 4301 Lawndale Drive, GB. For adults ages 21 and older. $8-$12. www.greensboroscience.org.

English Speaking Union - Greensboro Branch: 5:45 p.m. Dec. 10, Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 607 N. Greene St., GB. Speaker: Benjamin Riggs, executive director of Preservation Greensboro. Social, dinner and program. Reservations are required. 336-288-2078.

Grinch Visits Randolph County Public Libraries: 1 p.m. Dec. 10, 530 Old Plank Road, Seagrove; 7 p.m. Dec. 10 and 10:30 a.m. Dec. 13, 201 Worth St., Asheboro; 10:30 a.m. Dec. 11, 111 Sumner Place, Franklinville; 3:30 p.m. Dec. 11, 239 S. Fayetteville St., Liberty; 10:30 a.m. Dec. 12, 1512 S. Main St., Ramseur; 3:30 p.m. Dec. 12, 10433 S. Main St., Archdale; and 3:30 p.m. Dec. 13, 142 W. Academy St., Randleman. 336-318-6804.

Community Christmas Celebration: 5:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 12-13, High Point University. Free and open to all ages. Experience thousands of Christmas lights and decorations on HPU’s campus, visits and free photos with Santa, complimentary hot food, Polar Express train rides, a life-size Nativity scene, performances from church choirs, falling snow and more.

TEDxGreensboroWomen: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 13, Grandover Resort & Spa, 1000 Club Road, GB. Includes brunch, webcast and discussion. https://tedxgreensboro.com/tedwomen-2019/.

Cookies with Santa: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 14, Mount Hope Community Fire Department, 6651 Holts Store Road, Julian. Fill the Truck ends. www.mhfd38.com.

Randleman Road Community Association Community Watch Meeting: 10:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Dec. 14, Caldcleugh Multicultural Center, 1700 Orchard St., GB. 336-338-9893.

Believe in the Magic of the Season: noon-4 p.m. Dec. 14-15 and Dec. 20-21, North Carolina Zoo, Asheboro. Holiday décor, music and seasonal menu items. Tickets for zoo admission must be purchased in addition to “Believe” tickets for each day of entry into the event. www.nczoo.org/experiences/events.

Magical Mondays: 5:30-8 p.m. Dec. 16, Greensboro Science Center, 4301 Lawndale Drive, GB. With Santa and Mrs. Claus. Crafts and activities, hot cocoa and cookies and more. $8-$12. greensboroscience.org.

City of Greensboro’s Homeless Memorial Walk: 6 p.m. Dec. 18, Interactive Resource Center, 407 E Washington St., GB. Prior to the event, a hot meal will be served. Honor individuals who have died in the community over the past year while experiencing homelessness. 336-740-1238.

Believe in the Magic of the Season: noon-4 p.m. Dec. 20-21, North Carolina Zoo, Asheboro. Holiday décor, music and seasonal menu items. Tickets for zoo admission must be purchased in addition to “Believe” tickets for each day of entry into the event. www.nczoo.org/experiences/events.

Greensboro Symphony Guild’s 42nd Annual Symphony Debutante Ball: Dec. 28. https://gsoguild.org/.

Denim & Diamonds New Year's Eve Party: 7-10 p.m. Dec. 31, Centennial Station Arts Center, 121 S. Centennial St., HP. $50 includes admission, dinner, champagne toast and dancing. 336-889-2787, Ext. 26 or highpointarts.org.

Centennial Station Arts Center's Open Mic Night: 7-9 p.m. Jan. 11, Centennial Station Arts Center, 121 S. Centennial St., HP. Free. Will feature six different local artists and music groups. Sign up for performance slot. 336-889-2787, Ext. 26 or programs@highpointarts.org.

High Point Historical Society Guild Series: 10 a.m. Jan. 15, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Topic: Textile and hosiery industries in High Point. 336-885-1859.

Make a Hearty Meal in the Historical Park: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Jan. 18, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Costumed interpreters make a winter’s meal of soup with baked bread and homemade butter in the Hoggatt House. 336-885-1859.

Happy Lunar New Year! In Little Red Schoolhouse: 10 a.m.-noon Jan. 25, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Learn about the Year of the Rat and the Spring Festival while making your own Chinese lantern. Free, for ages 12 and younger. 336-885-1859.

Lunch and Jazz: 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 4, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Black, Brown & Beige. Free. Welcome to bring your lunch. 336-885-1859.

Lunch and Learn: 12:30-2 p.m. Feb. 13, UNCG, Stone Building, Edwards' Lounge, Room 219. UNCG Gerontology Research, Outreach, Workforce, & Teaching Hub. Leandra Bedini and colleague. 336-256-1020 or gerontology.uncg.edu.

Lunch and Jazz: 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. March 3, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. The Music of John Lewis & Gerry Mulligan. Free. Welcome to bring your lunch. 336-885-1859.

Memorial Day Program: 2 p.m. May 24, Country Park, 3905 Nathanael Green Drive, GB. With Steve Millikin Black Caps Veterans Group. 336-288-8434.

Lunch and Jazz: 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. April 7, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Jazz in the 50’s Overflowing with Style. Free. Welcome to bring your lunch. 336-885-1859.

81st annual Wyndham Championship: Aug. 4-9, 2020.

Veterans Day Program: 2 p.m. Nov. 8, 2020, Country Park, 3905 Nathanael Greene Drive, GB. With Steve Millikin Black Caps Veterans Group. 336-288-8434.

UNIVERSITY GRADUATIONS

Elon Law’s Commencement: 11 a.m. Dec. 14, Elon University’s Alumni Gym. Speaker: Supreme Court of North Carolina Chief Justice Cheri Beasley.

N.C. A&T's Commencement: 8:30 a.m. Dec. 14, Greensboro Coliseum. Speaker: Kelly Richmond Pope.

High Point University’s 2020 Commencement: May 9. Speaker: Dr. Mae Jemison, an accomplished NASA astronaut, engineer and physician who became the first woman of color to travel to space. www.highpoint.edu/live.

MLK

MLK Day of Service: Jan. 25, Western Rockingham Middle School. With Rockingham County Education Foundation.

BLOOD DRIVES

Red Cross at the Nussbaum Blood Center, 1501 Yancey­­ville St., GB. Hours and days of operation for whole blood and platelet donations: 11:45 a.m.-7 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays; 8:45 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays; and 11:15 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Thursdays.

Drives

noon-4:30 p.m. Dec. 1, St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 2715 Horse Pen Creek Road, GB.

10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 4, Baker Furniture, 2219 Shore St., HP.

10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 4, General Dynamics, 5440 Millstream Road, McLeansville.

noon-4:30 p.m. Dec. 4, Countryside Village Retirement Community & Manor, 7700 U.S. 158, Stokesdale.

1-5:30 p.m. Dec. 5, Joyner Elementary School, 3300 Normandy Road, GB.

2:30-7 p.m. Dec. 5, Mount Pisgah United Methodist Church, 2600 Pisgah Church Road, GB.

9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dec. 7, Hartley Drive YMCA, 150 W. Hartley Drive, HP.

9 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 7, Holy Cross Catholic Church, 616 S. Cherry St., KV.

2:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 9, Fairfield United Methodist, 1505 N.C. 62 West, HP.

2-6:30 p.m. Dec. 9, Oak Ridge United Methodist Church, 2424 Oak Ridge Road, Oak Ridge.

2-7 p.m. Dec. 10, Friendly Avenue Baptist Church, 4800 W. Friendly Ave., GB.

12:30-5 p.m. Dec. 11, Cross Company, 4400 Piedmont Parkway, GB.

8 a.m.-7 p.m. Dec. 11, Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, 1225 Chestnut St., HP.

noon-4 p.m. Dec. 12, Turners Chapel AME Church, 7615 Florence School Road, HP.

2-6:30 p.m. Dec. 12, First Wesleyan Church, 1701 Westchester Drive, HP.

2:30-7 p.m. Dec. 12, Deep River Church of Christ, 2067 Deep River Road, HP.

9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dec. 13, Smith High School, 2407 S. Holden Road, GB.

11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Dec. 14, Kingdom Vision Life Center, 2439 W. Florida St., GB.

8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Dec. 14, Brown's Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 461 Browns Chapel Road, Gibsonville.

9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dec. 16, Triad Math and Science Academy, 700 Creek Ridge Road, GB.

7 a.m.-7 p.m. Dec. 17, Coliseum Special Events Center, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd., GB.

2-6:30 p.m. Dec. 18, Ragsdale YMCA, 900 Bonner Road, JT.

CAREER

Women to Work - Job Search Strategies for Success: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Jan. 28-30 and Feb. 3-6, Women's Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Free. Register. 336-275-6090.

Career Support Network: 8-9:30 a.m. Mondays, Flywheel Coworking, 450 Design Ave., Winston-Salem. 336-283-6121 or NCWiseman@BurrissConsulting.com.

Triad Goodwill: Offers workforce training, hiring events, programs to help people with a criminal background find employment, resume workshops, money management workshops, GED preparation, scholarships, military opportunities, real estate license training, and more. Greensboro locations: 1235 S. Eugene St., 336-544-5305 and 3519 N. Elm St., 336-282-7307. Open interviews for jobs, 2-4 p.m. Wednesdays, pre-apply at nowhiring.com/triadgoodwill/. www.triadgoodwill.org/train/.

Triad Job Search Network: 9-11 a.m. Tuesdays, Covenant Methodist Church, 1526 Skeet Club Road, HP. 336-298-1152 or http://tjsn.net.

Women’s Job Club: 9:30-11 a.m. first Wednesdays, Women’s Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Employment tips from monthly guest speakers, participate in activities, network. 336-275-6090.

CLASSES

Parkinson’s and the Arts: 11 a.m. Tuesdays, through May 5, Van Dyke Performance Space at the Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St. Free program allows individuals with Parkinson’s disease to use dance, art, music, drama and improv comedy as therapy.  336-373-2547 or music@greensboro-nc.gov.

Reading Connections Volunteer Training: 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 2 and from 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 3-4, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St., HP. The literacy agency has more than 40 adults on its waiting list. Register. 336-230-2223 or info@readingconnections.org.

Event Planning 101 - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: 1-3 p.m. Dec. 3, High Point Convention & Visitors Bureau, 1634 N. Main St., Suite 102, HP. How to plan with bad weather. Free. Register. 336-884-5255 or jsiler@highpoint.org.

Paint and Pour: 6-8 p.m. Dec. 5, Cohab Space, 1547 W. English Road, HP. With Theatre Art Galleries. Create glass ornaments. $30-$35. Register. 336-887-2137 or http://tagart.org/holiday-paint-pour/.

Motorcycle Safety: 8:45 a.m. Dec. 13, Alamance Fire Department, 4108 Presbyterian Road, GB. Start time is subject to change. With Guilford County Sheriff’s Office and BikeSafe NC. 336-382-4994 or NSOUTHE@guilfordcountync.gov.

ServSafe: 5:30-9 p.m. Dec. 17, 4:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 18, and 4:30-7 p.m. Dec. 19, Randolph Community College, in room 106 of the Continuing Education & Industrial Center, Asheboro. Students must attend all sessions in order to take the exam; no absences are allowed. $70, plus a required textbook, “ServSafe Manager 7th Edition with Online Exam Voucher.” Register. 336-633-0268.

Chair Yoga Classes: 11 a.m. Wednesdays, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 1100 Curtis St., GB. Free, all fitness levels welcome. A free lunch-and-learn meal and class follows yoga on the third Wednesday of the month. Sharon Muckenfuss, 336-802-6819.

Crochet Classes: 10 a.m. Mondays and 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Stitch Point, 1614-C W. Friendly Ave., GB. $25 for four classes. Multiple knitting classes are offered as well. 336-272-2032.

Family Heritage Workshops: 3 or 6 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays; 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. Wednesdays or Fridays; and 1 p.m. Saturdays, Gifts and Company Shop, 120 W. Lexington Ave., HP. Prepare printed, bound editions of family memories, recipes, etc. $20. 336-847-7892.

Healing Touch Clinic: Dec. 11, West Market United Methodist Church, 301 W. Market St., GB. Appointments available at 5:30, 6:30 or 7:30 p.m. Relieves pain, eases stress, assists in eliminating toxins. Love offerings accepted. Lundee Amos, 336-706-1048 or Lundeeht@gmail.com.

Greensboro Police Department's Police Citizen's Academy: 6-8 p.m. Thursdays, Feb. 6-May 7. Senior GPD employees will cover topics including: Problem-oriented policing, Constitutional law, forensic services, special teams and patrol operations. Application deadline, Dec. 6. www.greensboro-nc.gov/gpca.

Hirsch Wellness Network: Offers a variety of art and yoga classes for cancer patients in treatment, survivors, caregivers and family members. www.hirschwellnessnetwork.org/classes.

InSpire Meditation: noon Tuesdays, Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, 501 S. Mendenhall St., GB. Relax, refresh, enlighten. 336-275-6403.

Legal Aid of North Carolina Clinics: third Thursday of each month (except December). Legal Aid attorneys conduct clinics from a central location in the Triangle and broadcast them to locations across the state using interactive webcast software. 866-219-5262.

Oil Painting Classes with Peggy Barnes: 2-4 p.m. or 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, YWCA of High Point, 112 Gatewood Ave. $100, members; $125, non-members. 336-882-4126.

ShepNet Computer Center for Seniors: managed by Shepherd’s Center volunteers, small classes on multiple topics, low cost for people 50 and older.Classes listed at http://shepnetgreensboro.org/registration.html. For brochure, call 336-378-0766. Volunteers always needed, info@shepctrg.org.

Theatre Art Galleries: 220 E. Commerce Ave., HP. Ongoing classes. 336-878-7850 or www.tagart.org.

Turbo Kick: 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays, YWCA, 112 Gatewood Ave., HP. Combines group exercise and martial arts. $10 per class or $30 per month. 336-882-4126.

FARMERS’ MARKETS

Corner Farmers' Market: 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, Sticks and Stones, 2200 Walker Ave., GB. www.cornermarketgso.com.

Greensboro Farmers’ Curb Market: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays and 7 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 501 Yanceyville St., GB. Orange Card beneficiaries get $10 in tokens weekly to shop the Wednesday and Saturday market for fresh produce, milk, eggs, meat, poultry and seafood - 336-895-4900 or http://guilfordccn.org/. Made 4 the Holidays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 8. More than 100 artisans, music, food trucks. Area's largest juried holiday showcase of emerging and established artists. 336-373-2402.

Piedmont Triad Farmers' Market: 6 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, 2914 Sandy Ridge Road, Colfax. 336-605-9157.

GARDEN

In the Garden With Santa: noon-4 p.m. Dec. 7-8, Greensboro Science Center, 4301-A Lawndale Drive, GB. Children and pets are welcome to sit on Santa's lap. Photographs available for a nominal fee. Free crafts for the children. With Anniversary Garden Club. 336-580-6617.

Guilford County Beekeepers Association Meetings: 7 p.m. second Tuesday of each month, Guilford County Agricultural Center Barn Meeting Room, 3309 Burlington Road, GB. Visitors welcome. 336-740-1703 or robertjjacobs@aol.com.

Guilford County Plastic Pesticide Container Recycling Program: Guilford County Agricultural Center, 3309 Burlington Road, GB. Containers must be pesticide containers and must be plastic, triple-rinsed or pressure-rinsed and dry. Must call for an appointment: 336-641-2400.

Lawn or Garden Questions, contact Extension Master Gardener volunteers: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. 336-641-2404 or guilfordmg@gmail.com.

Legacy Demonstration Garden, sunrise to sunset daily, weather permitting. Guilford County Agricultural Center, behind the barn, 3309 Burlington Road, GB. Garden created and maintained by Extension Master Gardener volunteers and features herbs, roses, annuals, perennials, pollinator garden and vegetables. 336-641-2400.

Triad Daylily Fans and Garden Club: 2-4 p.m. first Sunday, Earth Fare, 2965 Battleground Ave., GB. 336-456-4509 or https://triadnc.weebly.com/.

HOME

Architectural Salvage of Greensboro: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays or by appointment, 1028-B Huffman St., GB. Retail sale of architectural items salvaged from homes by volunteers of Preservation Greensboro. 336-389-9118 or asg@blandwood.org.

Household Hazardous-Waste Collection Center: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, Ecoflo, 2750 Patterson St., GB. 336-373-7971 or www.greensboro-nc.gov/HHW.

Household Hazardous Waste Facility: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. March 7, May 2, 1401 E. Martin Luther King Drive, HP. Bring items such as aerosols, batteries, antifreeze, brake fluid, pool chemicals, etc. 336-883-3681.

Recycle Right NC Campaign: Began in early September. The 10-week public education campaign is designed to encourage North Carolinians to recycle right by knowing which items are recyclable and which items go in the trash bin. www.recyclemorenc.org.

Serger Club: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. first Tuesdays, 6-9 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, Calla Lilly Quilts, 2917-E Battleground Ave., GB. Learn new tricks. $20. 336-763-0528.

RECREATION

Festival of Lights: 6-11 p.m. through Jan. 1, Tanglewood Park, Clemmons. 336-703-6481 or www.forsyth.cc/Parks/Tanglewood/fol/.

Christmas Bird Count: Dec. 14. With Piedmont Bird Club. Teams will count birds in assigned areas within the designated 15-mile circle. piedmontbirdclub@gmail.com.

No-Frills Trail 5K: 10 a.m. Dec. 14, Guilford Mackintosh Park & Marina, 1345 N.C. 61, Whitsett. $2-$5. For ages 5 and older. www.BurlingtonNC.gov/Outdoors.

Pontoon Boat Birding: 3 p.m. Dec. 15, Lake Townsend Marina, 6332 Townsend Road, Browns Summit. Search for migratory waterfowl. Register by Dec. 12. $7. Piedmont Bird Club members receive a $1 discount. 336-373-3741.

No-Frills Trail 5K: 10 a.m. Jan. 11, Guilford Mackintosh Park & Marina, 1345 N.C. 61, Whitsett. $2-$5. For ages 5 and older. www.BurlingtonNC.gov/Outdoors.

No-Frills Trail 5K: 10 a.m. Feb. 8, Guilford Mackintosh Park & Marina, 1345 N.C. 61, Whitsett. $2-$5. For ages 5 and older. www.BurlingtonNC.gov/Outdoors.

No-Frills Trail 5K: 10 a.m. March 14, Guilford Mackintosh Park & Marina, 1345 N.C. 61, Whitsett. $2-$5. For ages 5 and older. www.BurlingtonNC.gov/Outdoors.

Ballroom Dance: 8-10 p.m. second Saturdays, Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Drive, GB. Free. E. Leggio, 336-643-6088.

Bingo: 7 p.m. Thursdays, New Garden Moose Lodge, 1800 New Garden Road, GB. Early birds, 6:30 p.m. Nonsmoking, full concessions. ATM onsite. 336-294-0383 or newgardenmoose@triad.rr.com.

Free Community Yoga: 2 p.m. Sundays, Atvara Hot Yoga Lounge, 778-D Park Centre Drive, KV. 336-996-9642.

Gate City Horizons Jazz Band: 9-11 a.m. Wednesdays, The Music Center, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Jennifer Hance, 336-373-2549. 


Gate City Horizons Concert Band: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays, The Music Center, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB, GB. Jennifer Hance, 336-373-2549.

Gibsonville’s Garden Railroad: 9 a.m. to noon first Saturdays, through December, Town Green between Main and Burke Streets, Gibsonville. Features special themes linked to holidays, special events, featuring patriotic, whimsical and traditional trains in operation. www.gibsonville.net/gibsonvillegardenrailroad.

Heart of the Triad Choral Society: 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, September-May, Main Street United Methodist Church, 306 S. Main St., KV. Presents concerts and performs for various events throughout the year.​ No previous musical knowledge is necessary. $20-$60. www.heartofthetriadmusic.com.

Karate Classes: 7-8 p.m. Mondays and 10-11 a.m. Saturdays, Brown Recreation Center, 302 E. Vandalia Road, GB; 5:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Griffin Recreation Center, 5301 Hilltop Road, GB; 4-5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Lindley Recreation Center, 2907 Springwood Drive, GB; and 7-8 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays and 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Leonard Recreation Center, 6324 Ballinger Road, GB. With Bill Osterholt of Greensboro Karate Institute. For all ages. $50 a month. 336-209-9051 or http://greensborokarateinstitute.weebly.com/.

Line Dancing Classes: 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays, Morehead Recreation Center, 101 Price St., HP. $5 per class. 336-883-3506.

Piedmont Hiking and Outing Club: hikes, ski trips, restaurant outings, and club programs, 52 weeks a year. www.piedmonthikingandoutingclub.org.

Pullman Poet Society: Meets for readings on the first Saturday of the month. Meets to critique and refine their work on the second Tuesday of the month. 336-889-2787 or programs@highpointarts.org.

Rock Steady Boxing Classes for Parkinson’s: 5:15-6:45 p.m. Mondays and noon-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, PurEnergy Fitness Center, 1905 Ashwood Court, GB. $20 per class. 336-282-4200 or www.julieluther.com.

Scottish Country Dancing: 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays during school year, Guilford Grange, 4920 Guilford School Road, GB. $25 per semester, first time free, no partner necessary. 336-282-6507, 336-725-2760 or gsoscds.org.

Stepping Out of Line!” Beginner’s Line Dancing Classes: 12:45-1:45 p.m. Thursdays, Deep River Recreation Center, 1529 Skeet Club Road, HP. $5 per person, per class. 336-883-3407.

Strong Moms GSO: 9:30-10:30 a.m. third Friday, LeBauer Park, 208 N. Davie St. GB. Free, accessible fitness community for every local mom to feel encouraged in their pursuit of motherhood and fitness. 336-373-7533.

TaiRoGa: 6:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Smith Recreation Center, 2401 Fairview St., GB. Free for ages 18 and older. Sample tai chi, moderate aerobics and yoga in one hour. 336-373-7564.

Ukulele Circle: 10 a.m. first Saturday of each month, Moore Music Company, 615 W. Market St., GB. 336-274-4636.

Yoga at the Ballet: 2:30-3:15 p.m. Mondays, Greensboro Ballet, Cultural Arts Center, 200 N. Davie St. Slow, mindful class suitable for all ages and abilities, with clear instruction for new yogis. Modifications available. Drop-ins welcome. $10. 336-643-8490 or 336-202-8513.

Zumba Classes: 7-8 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, Deep River Recreation Center, 1529 Skeet Club Road, HP. $5 per class drop-in fee. Special pricing packages: $20 for five classes, $30 for 10 classes, $50 for 20 classes. 336-883-3407.

Zumba Classes: 6:30-7:45 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Morehead Recreation Center, 101 Price St., HP. $3 per class. 336-883-3506.

Zumba Classes: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Oakview Recreation Center, 503 James Road., HP. $5 per class, 10-class “punch card” available for $40. 336-883-3508.

Zumba Classes: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays and every other Thursday, 2227 Pinecroft Road, GB. With certified Zumba instructor. $2, 18 and older; $1, 17 and younger. Erica, 336-272-4463.

REUNIONS

Schools

Greensboro Senior, Class of 1957: 9 a.m. second Fridays, Golden Corral, 2419 Lawndale Drive, GB. Keith Olson, 336-288-2304 or jkolson@triad.rr.com.

N.C. A&T Alumni Association: Seeking class coordinators for all class years ending in 5s and 0s. alumni@ncat.edu.

Work

Railroad Retirees Christmas Party: 12:30 p.m. Dec. 2, Golden Corral, 2419 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro. For all retired workers from Norfolk Southern, Southern Railway and Amtrak. 336 272-0228.

SENIORS

Memory Screenings: 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 10-12, The Memory Care Center, 2701 Henry St., GB. With Well-Spring Solutions. Screenings last about 10 minutes. Must make an appointment. 336-274-3559.

Adventures in Learning: Thursdays, Jan. 16-Feb. 20, Christ United Methodist Church, 410 N. Holden Road, GB. Multiple classes, lunchtime forum speakers. Program designed to enrich the lives and learning of older adults. 336-378-0766 or www.shepctrg.org.

ShepNet, variety of computer classes throughout the year, Shepherd's Center of Greensboro, 302 W. Market St., Greensboro. Organization also offers fun and educational trips throughout the year. 336-378-0766 or http://shepnetgreensboro.org/registration.html.

Adding Health To Our Years (AHOY) Exercise Class: 9-10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Oakview Recreation Center, 503 James Road, HP. Ages 55 and older. Basic exercise class for older adults to improve health and fitness. 336-883-3508.

Adding Health To Our Years (AHOY) Exercise Class: 11 a.m.-noon Tuesdays and Thursdays, Morehead Recreation Center, 101 Price St., HP. Ages 55 and older. Basic exercise class for older adults to improve health and fitness. This group also plans day trips to enjoy shopping, food, and fun getaways. 336-883-3506.

Creative Workshops: Creative Aging Network-NC at Bell House, 2400 Summit Ave., GB. Open to those who are aging (self-defined) as well as family and professional caregivers for the aging. $25, includes all the necessary supplies. 336-420-3916 or www.can-nc.org/classes-workshops.

Fitness Classes for Active and Aging Adults: Evergreens Lifestyle Center at Senior Resources of Guilford, 1401 Benjamin Parkway, lower level, GB. 55 years or better - AHOY, Tai Chi, Zumba Gold, chair yoga, better balance. Call or email to inquire for times and days. 336-373-4816, Ext. 237 or seniorcenter@senior-resources-guilford.org.

Free Bone Health Talks and Free Bone Density Screenings: 10 a.m. fourth Monday, Smith Senior Center, 2401 Fairview St., GB. With OsteoStrong. 336-763-2400 or www.osteostrong.me.

Glenwood Luncheon: 11:30 a.m. second Thursday, Captain Bill’s, 6108 W. Market St., GB. People who lived in Glenwood during the 1920s-1950s. Charles O’Brien, 336-664-9222.

Happytones Senior Chorus: 11:15 a.m. Tuesdays, Roy B. Culler Senior Center of Excellence, 600 N. Hamilton St., HP. Ages 50 and older. No tryouts necessary. 336-706-2503.

Humana: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, 1420 Westover Terrace, Suite C, GB. Offers a variety of health and wellness classes, activities and programs to Humana Medicare members and the community. 336-547-2701.

Memory Cafe, 10 a.m.-noon first Thursday, Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, 1225 Chestnut Drive, HP; and second Tuesday, Senior Resources, 1401 Benjamin Parkway, GB. Gatherings provide friends and family with Alzheimer's (and other dementias) and their caregivers and family members a place to relax and socialize while enjoying discussion groups and more. 336-373-4816 or caregiver2@senior-resources-guilford.org.

National Active and Retired Federal Employees Piedmont Triad Chapter 211: 11:45 a.m. second Thursday, Golden Corral, 4404 Landview Drive, GB. Lunch and speaker. All current federal employees as well as retired federal employees and their spouses welcome. 336-298-4014.

Outdoor Adventure Recreation: Weekly hikes and outdoor activities for ages 55 and older through Kernodle Senior Center. Typical hike, three miles. A medical form signed by a doctor and a waiver must be completed prior to participation in any SOAR activities. 336-222-5135 or www.BurlingtonNC.gov/SOAR.

ResFit Club: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays during school year, Greensboro Sportsplex, 2400 16th St., GB. With Adult Center for Enrichment. ResFit Club provides caregivers of older adults with structured exercise and fitness opportunities while the seniors participate in a respite program. Anita Brock-Carter, 336-274-3559 or acarter@ACEcare.org.

Seniors’ Notebook Group: 2-4 p.m. fourth Tuesday, Sternberger Artists’ Center, 712 Summit Ave., GB. For writers 50 and older. June Willson Read, jwrnc@aol.com or Emily Izzell, eizzell@bellsouth.net.

Rural Outreach Program: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. first Tuesday, Moriah United Methodist Church, 3611 Liberty Road, GB. Enjoy a hot catered lunch with entertainment. Ages 55 and better. RSVP 48 hours in advance at 336-373-4816, Ext. 265 or RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

Rural Outreach Program: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. first Wednesday, Oak Ridge United Methodist Church, 2424 Oak Ridge Road, Oak Ridge. Enjoy a hot catered lunch with entertainment. Ages 55 and better. RSVP 48 hours in advance at 336-373-4816, Ext. 265 or RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

Rural Outreach Program: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. second Tuesday, Center United Methodist Church, GB. Enjoy a hot catered lunch with entertainment. Ages 55 and better. RSVP 48 hours in advance at 336-373-4816, Ext. 265 or RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

Rural Outreach Program: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. second Tuesday, Shady Grove Wesleyan Church, 119 N. Bunker Hill Road, Colfax. Enjoy a hot catered lunch with entertainment. Ages 55 and better. RSVP 48 hours in advance at 336-373-4816, Ext. 265 or RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

Rural Outreach Program: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. second Thursday, Stokesdale United Methodist Church, 8305 Loyola St., Stokesdale. Enjoy a hot catered lunch with entertainment. Ages 55 and better. RSVP 48 hours in advance at 336-373-4816, Ext. 265 or RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

Rural Outreach Program: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. third Tuesday, Pleasant Garden United Methodist Church, 4834 Pleasant Garden Road, Pleasant Garden. Enjoy a hot catered lunch with entertainment. Ages 55 and better. RSVP 48 hours in advance at 336-373-4816, Ext. 265 or RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

Rural Outreach Program: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. third Thursday, Summerfield United Methodist Church, 2334 Scalesville Road, Summerfield. Enjoy a hot catered lunch with entertainment. Ages 55 and better. RSVP 48 hours in advance at 336-373-4816, Ext. 265 or RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

Seniors’ Health Information Program: Assists people with Medicare, Medicare Part D, Medicare supplements and Medicare Advantage plans. Free counseling. Bob Boyd, Guilford County SHIIP Coordinator, 336-373-4816, Ext. 253.

Triad Senior Community Choir: 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Evergreens Lifestyle Center, 1401 Benjamin Parkway, GB. $20 fee includes T-shirt and future transportation to performances and activities. 336-373-4816, Ext. 237.

SERVICE/FRATERNAL

Crescent Rotary: 12:30 p.m. Mondays, Greensboro Realtors Association, 23 Oak Branch Drive, GB. Abby Donnelly, 336-458-9939 or Abby@LeadershipLegacyGroup.com.

Edward R. Murrow Golden K Kiwanis Club: 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Ted Leonard Recreation Center, 6324 Ballinger Road, GB. Ralph Lawrence, 336-340-8599 or Rlawrence4404@gmail.com.


Four Seasons Civitan Club: 6:30 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays, Porterhouse Bar and Grill, 4608 W. Market St., GB. 336-621-4750 or bill-louise@triad.rr.com.

Furnitureland Rotary Club: noon Mondays, String & Splinter Club, 305 W. High Ave., HP. May vary during fall and spring furniture markets. Phil Morris, 336-887-7435 or PhilMorris@Rotary7690.org.

Gate City Civitan: 6 p.m. order meal, 6:30 p.m. program and meeting, second and fourth Tuesdays, Tex & Shirley’s Restaurant, Friendly Center, GB. Richard DeCoste, 336-288-5146 or rldec@mindspring.com.

Gate City Kiwanis Club: noon Tuesdays, Sedgefield Country Club, 3201 Forsyth Drive, GB. GCKCGSO@gmail.com or www.gatecitykiwanis.com.

Gate City 694 Masonic Lodge: 7:30 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays, Masonic Temple, 426 W. Market St., GB. Dinner, 6:15 p.m. All Master Masons welcome. Arthur Marshall, 336-288-0449.

Gate City Rotary: 7 a.m. Thursdays, O. Henry Hotel, 624 Green Valley Road, GB. Jonathan Smith, 336-272-9488. 


Gibsonville Lions Club: 7 p.m. first and third Tuesdays, Clubhouse, 716 Steele St., Gibsonville. Food served on third Tuesday. 336-380-1953.

Greensboro Jaycees Member­ship Meeting: 6:30 p.m. first and third Wednesdays, 401 N. Greene St., GB. 336-379-1570.

Greensboro Kiwanis: 11:45 a.m. Thursdays, Greensboro Marriott Downtown, 304 N. Greene St., GB. Lunch, $15. www.greensborokiwanis.org.

Greensboro Host Lions: noon first and third Mondays, First Baptist Church, 1000 Friendly Ave., GB. Russell Hall, 336-549-3100.

Guilford Lodge 656 AF&AM: 7:30 p.m. first and third Mondays, Masonic Temple, 426 W. Market St., GB. Dinner served, 6:15 p.m. 336-621-7731 or https://656-nc.ourlodgepage.com/.

Guilford Rotary: 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Weir-Jordan House, 223 N. Edgeworth St., GB. Eugene Parker, 336-288-0159 or genmarpaul@aol.com.

Jamestown Lions Club: 6:30 p.m. second and fourth Thursday, Parkwood Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 2107 Penny Road, HP. jfaircloth@northstate.net.

Jamestown Rotary Club: 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Jamestown Town Hall, 301 E. Main St., JT. Jo Anne Lovette, 336-885-9808.

New Generations Lions: 6:30 p.m. first Wednesday, Southern Lights, 2415 Lawndale Drive, GB. Sergio Maturino, 336-937-5504 or sergiomaturino@yahoo.com.

Northwest Guilford Kiwanis: noon first and third Tuesdays, Bill’s Pizza, 1431-A N.C. 68 North, Oak Ridge. Annette Joyce, 336-382-8629.

Optimist Club of Greensboro: noon Mondays, Elks Lodge, 2201 W. Cornwallis Drive, GB. Steve Bailor, 851-1003, Sbailor@aol.com.

Piedmont Triad Chapter Association of Fund­raising Professionals: noon buffet, 12:30-1 p.m. meeting, last Tuesday of month, Magnolia Manor, GB. 336-286-4582.

Rotary Club of Greensboro: 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Blue Room, between War Memorial Auditorium and arena, GB. Parking in the Carlyle parking area. 336-292-4806.

Sierra Club, Piedmont Plateau Group: 7 p.m. second Tuesday, Church of the Covenant, 501 S. Mendenhall St., GB. September-June. Guests welcome. 336-275-6403.

Summit Rotary Club: 12:30 p.m. Fridays, Star­mount Forest Country Club, 1 Sam Snead Drive, GB. 336-617-0152 or www.summitrotary.org.

Tabasco Lodge No. 271: 7:30 p.m. first and third Tuesdays, 2071/2 E. Main St., Gibsonville. Rapidrespo@aol.com.

Whitsett Ruritan Club: 7 p.m. first Tuesday, Whitsett Town Hall. Terry Call, 336-449-1362, pugcall@aol.com.

SPECIAL INTEREST

Aextreme Toastmasters: 7 a.m. Thursdays except last Thursday of the month, Aetna Insurance, 4050 Piedmont Parkway, HP. Visitors and new members welcome. kellykrantz@triad.rr.com.

Aggie Toastmasters: 5 p.m. Mondays, N.C. A&T, Craig Hall, Room 111, 1601 E. Market St., GB. aggie.toastmasters1112@gmail.com.

Al-Anon/Alateen: 12-step support group for families and friends of alcoholics. 800-449-1287 or www.greensboroalanon.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: fellowship of men and women who meet to attain and maintain sobriety. No fees. Locations and times: 336-854-4278 day or night. www.aagreensboronc.com.

Alpha Chi Omega: Theta Rho Theta alumnae chapter, collecting books and gently used toys for victims of domestic violence. Recent college graduates invited to join. Candice Tickle, 336-472-6636, ctickle@northstate.net or Nikki Neuman, 336-656-0041, alphachialum@triad.rr.com.

American Association of University Women: 6:30 p.m. second Tuesday, Congregational United Church of Christ, Radiance Drive, GB. September-April. 336-294-0050.

American Business Women’s Association's Heart of the Piedmont Chapter: 6:30 p.m. first Thursday, Sheraton Four Seasons, 3121 W. Gate City Blvd., GB. Sandra Tincher, 704-236-8132 or sandratincher@gmail.com.

Bank of America Toastmasters: noon first and third Wednesday, Bank Of America, The NAX (3rd Floor - Blue Wing), 4161 Piedmont Parkway, GB. 336-987-9022 or taryn.j.mitchell@bankofamerica.com. Also, toastmastersclubs.org.

Bennett College Alumnae Association: noon-2 p.m. second Saturday, St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church, 600 E. Florida St., GB. September-May. Gina Jordan, kalexj@bellsouth.net.

Blue Moon Advanced Toastmasters: 1 p.m. first Saturday, PB & Java, 616 S. Elm St., GB. 336-687-1933 or vpm-585095@toastmastersclubs.org.

Book Club: 11:30 a.m. second Monday, Ragsdale YMCA, 900 Bonner Drive, JT. 336-882-9622.

Bus Masters: noon first and third Wednesday, Thomas Built Buses, 1408 Courtesy Road, HP. 336-878-4844 or kennard.frazier_jr@daimler.com.

Cafe Mortal: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. first Thursday, usually at Scuppernong Books, 304 S. Elm St., GB. With Creative Aging Network-NC, Lambeth-Troxler Community Care. 336-253-0856.

Carolina Christian Toastmasters: 7:15-8:15 a.m. Tuesdays (except holiday weeks), Lawndale Baptist Church, 3505 Lawndale, GB. Founded on Christian principles. Open to new members and visitors. angelguerrero3@gmail.com or http://carolinachristian.toastmastersclubs.org/.

Carolina Model Railroaders, looking for new members, any scale model railroading. 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and 2-5 p.m. Sundays. REA Building (near The Depot), East Washington Street, GB. 336-540-1543.

Celebrate Recovery: 7 p.m. Thursdays, West Market Street UMC, 302 W. Market St., GB. Bill Ellison, 336-275-4587, Ext. 17, bellison@wmsumc.org.

Central Chapter of the North Carolina Society of Accountants: 6 p.m. fourth Mondays, Sagebrush Steakhouse, Asheboro. 336-996-7405, kevrob@triad.rr.com, or www.ncsa1947.org.

Chair City Toastmasters: noon Tuesdays, Thomasville Library, 14 Randolph St., Thomasville. Meets when the library is open; meetings last for one hour. http://6391.toastmastersclubs.org/.

City Talkers Toastmasters: noon Thursdays, High Point Municipal Building - Council Chambers, 211 S. Hamilton St., HP. 336-883-3113 or nina.mcneilly@highpointnc.gov.

Debtors Anonymous: 6-7 p.m. Thursdays, Centenary United Methodist Church, 2300 W. Friendly Ave., GB. Doors lock at 6:10 p.m. 336-917-0901 or www.debtorsanonymous.org.

Delta Gamma Alumnae Association of Greensboro/High Point, meets throughout the year and welcomes all area DGs. Marcia House, 336-852-1598, portraithouse@juno.com.

Dudley Alumni, Greensboro Chapter: 4 p.m. second Sunday, St. Matthews United Methodist Church, 600 E. Florida St., GB. Laverne Carter, 336-272-2161.

Elite of the Triad, Social Capital Collaboration Group: 5-8 p.m. Fridays, Boston’s House of Jazz, 422 N. Edgeworth St., GB. Mission: Fostering collaboration among professionals to create opulence through networking and charity. $5 admission. Bring canned food item for Salvation Army Food Drive. 336-508-6416, elitecollab@yahoo.com.

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous: 7 p.m. Thursdays, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3906 W. Friendly Ave., Room 200, GB. 336-554-4529 or foodaddicts.org.

Free Dinner and Program: 5:30 p.m. second Tuesdays, Rehobeth United Methodist Church, 4475 Rehobeth Church Road, GB. 336-202-8003.

Friendly Toastmasters: 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Edward McKay's Book Store, 1607 Battleground Ave., GB. 336-908-4549 or n_mcn@yahoo.com.

Furniture City Kennel Club: 6:30 p.m. second Monday, Boardroom at YMCA of Greater High Point, 150 W. Hartley Drive, HP. www.furniturecitykennelclub.com.

Gate City Chapter of N.C. A&T Alumni Association: 6:30 p.m. third Tuesday, N.C. A&T Memorial Student Union, Room 101. All Triad N.C. A&T alumni and associates welcome. 336-294-6354.

Gate City Quilt Guild: 7 p.m. first Thursday, New Garden Friends Meeting, 801 New Garden Road, GB. Socializing begins at 6:30 p.m. gatecityquiltguild.org.

Gate City Vineyard Toastmasters: 6:45 p.m. first and third Monday, Gate City Vineyard Church, 204 S. Westgate Drive, GB. 336-681-1061 or hone9351@bellsouth.net.

Gateway Civitan Club: 6 p.m. second Thursday, Mimi's Cafe in Friendly Center, 3322 W. Friendly Ave., GB. 336-621-4750 or bill-louise@triad.rr.com.

Gibsonville Museum: open 10 a.m.-1 p.m. the third Saturday. Private tours can be arranged by calling 336-449-7680 or 336-656-3303.

Golden Triad Chorus, a chapter of Sweet Adelines International and a member of the Arts Council of Winston-Salem. Rehearsal, 7 p.m. Mondays, First Presbyterian Church of Kernersville, 611 Oakhurst St., KV. 336-996-3152 or www.goldentriadchorus.org.

Greater Greensboro Leads Group: 8 a.m. Tuesdays, Emerald Events Center, 2000 Wendover Ave., GB. First-timers begin by announcing name and business only, then everyone presents a 40-second commercial. $5 a week. 336-226-7400 or vansadv@bellsouth.net.

Greater Greensboro/Reidsville Club of the National Association of Negro Business & Professional Women’s Club: 10 a.m. second Saturday, Windsor Recreation Center, 1601 E. Lee St., GB. 336-475-7216.

Green Drinks Greensboro: 5:30-7 p.m. third Wednesdays, location varies. Free monthly networking for people interested in the environment. www.greendrinks.org/NC/Greensboro.


Greensboro Area of Narcotics Anonymous, Freedom from Active Addiction. 866-375-1272 or www.greensborona.org.

Greensboro Chapter of the N.C. Society of Medical Assistants: 6 p.m. bring your own dinner, 6:30 p.m. business meeting, 7 p.m. speaker, second Tuesday, Murphy/ Wainer, 1130 N. Church St., GB. Brenda Durham, 336-349-9982.

Greensboro Chapter National Railway Historical Society: 7 p.m. third Monday, former Railway Express Agency building, 236 E. Washington St. 336-884-5164 or davidm@northstate.net.

Greensboro Chapter-American Sewing Guild: 7 p.m. third Monday of each month. Arts and Crafts Room, River Landing at Sandy Ridge, Colfax. All levels welcome. First two meetings free, then membership required. 336-852-0033.

Greensboro Coin Club: 7 p.m. first Tuesday of the month, Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Drive, GB. The nonprofit educational organization was created to promote numismatics (coin collecting). The club serves as an organized tool to promote friendly relations among collectors both young and old. The club also conducts auctions where all in attendance are encouraged to buy and sell coins. Free appraisal of fair market prices can be obtained. The club also provides speakers to schools and civic groups. 336-314-5126.

Greater Greensboro Republican Women’s Club: 11 a.m. fourth Tuesday, Starmount Forest Country Club, 1 Sam Snead Drive, GB. Guests welcome. Optional lunch. www.ggrwc.org.

Greensboro Amateur Radio Association: 6:30 p.m. dinner; 7 p.m. meeting, fourth Monday, Captain Bill’s, 6108 W. Market St., GB. For anyone interested in amateur radio and related subjects. info@w4gso.org or www.w4gso.org.

Greensboro Historical Museum Guild: 10 a.m. fellowship and refreshments, 10:30 a.m. meeting, third Monday, Greensboro Historical Museum, 130 Summit Ave., GB. September-May (no January meeting). $12. To make reservations, contact Kathy Ramsay at 336-617-0698. Betty K. Phipps, 336-378-1531 or www.greensborohistory.org.

Greensboro Host Lions Club: noon, first and third Mondays, PorterHouse Bar & Grill, GB. Mark Gaylord, 336-282-2936 or www.gsohostlions.org.

Greensboro Junior Woman’s Club: 7 p.m. second Wednesday, Weir-Jordan Clubhouse, 223 N. Edgeworth St., GB. Volunteer service group for women ages 21-40. September-May. Nichole, 336-254-7231 or Kimberly, 336-254-4458.

Greensboro Landlords Association: 6 p.m. second Tuesday, First Baptist Church, 1000 W. Friendly Ave., GB. www.greensborolandlord.com.

Greensboro Newcomers Club: meets September to May. www.greensboronewcomersclub.com.

Greensboro Quota Club: 6 p.m. first Monday, Mimi’s Restaurant in Friendly Shopping Center, GB. Participates in many civic projects both locally and internationally. 336-687-7082.

Greensboro Stamp Club: 6:30 p.m. second Tuesday, Lindley Park Recreation Center, 3907 Springwood Drive, GB. Collectors of all stamps and specialties are welcome. No dues. Hank Gutman, 336-294-0326 or hgutman@att.net.

Greensboro Tarheel Barbershop Chorus Rehearsals: 7:30-9:30 p.m. Mondays, Christ United Methodist Church, 410 N. Holden Road, GB. Guests welcome, no music experience required. 855-789-7464.

Greensboro Toastmasters Club: 6:30 p.m. first and third Tuesday, Grace United Methodist Church, Education Building - Basement, 438 W. Friendly Ave., GB. 336-483-4722.

Greensboro Woman’s Club: 7 p.m. first Wednesday, Historic Weir-Jordan House, 223 N. Edgeworth St., GB. September-May. Volunteer service projects. www.greensborowomansclub.com.

Greensboro Woodcarvers: 9-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Christ United Methodist Church, 410 N. Holden Road, GB. 336-299-4999.

Guilford Battle Chapter National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution: 11:45 a.m. second Thursday, Greensboro Country Club, 410 Sunset Drive, GB. September-May. Regent Dot Freeman, 336-288-6451.

Guilford County Amateur Radio Emergency Services: 7 p.m. first Monday, Guilford County Emergency Services, 1002 Meadowood St., GB. Jim Waynick, Guilford County emergency coordinator. jwayn26534@gmail.com.

High Point Newcomers Club: 10 a.m. second Tuesday, Community Bible Church, 4125 Johnson St., HP. Lunch optional, $8, reservations requested. Meets September to May. www.hpnewcomers.com.

High Point Quilt Guild: 6:15 p.m. second Thursday, Westchester Baptist Church, 135 Westchester Drive, HP. Angie Pelle, mommapeele@aol.com.

High Point Toastmasters Club: 8:30 a.m. first and third Tuesday, High Point Chamber of Commerce, 1634 N. Main St., HP. 336-687-1933.

High Point City Talkers Toastmasters: 5:30 p.m.  first and third Thursday, City of High Point Municipal Building in the Council Chambers, Third Floor, 211 S. Hamilton St., HP. Tom Loughlin, etl704@yahoo.com.

High Point University Toastmasters: 7-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Wilson School of Commerce, Room 307, 833 Montlieu Ave., HP. toastmasters@highpoint.edu.

Institute for Supply Management: 5:30-7:45 p.m. date varies, The Royal House, 703 E. Mountain St., KV. Register. http://triad.ism-cv.org/.

Italian-American Social Club: 7:30 p.m. second Thursday, Knights of Columbus Social Hall, 2780 Horse Pen Creek Road, GB. 336-282-5363.

Knitting: 2 or 6:30 p.m. Monday, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. Friday. Stitch Point, 1614-C W. Friendly Ave., GB. $50 for six classes. 336-272-2032.

Knitting Classes: noon Monday, Rockingham County Agriculture Building, 525 N.C. 65, Reidsville. 336-342-8230.

Knitting and Handcrafts for All: 10 a.m. Monday, Panera Bread, 4203 W. Wendover Ave., GB. Beginners welcome. 336-855-0455.

“Last Tuesday” Community Vendor Fair: 5-7 p.m. last Tuesday of the month, High Point Convention and Visitors Bureau, 1634 Main St., HP. Opportunity for smaller High Point businesses to gain exposure in the community and promote any seminars, exhibits, camps and other special events that they have planned for the coming month. 336-884-5255.

League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad: noon third Tuesday, Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, Haywood Duke Room, 607 N. Greene St., GB. Free. Lunch (optional) $11; reserve in advance: http://lwvpt.org or 336-294-6156.

Lincoln Financial Toastmasters: noon second and fourth Thursday, Lincoln Financial Group, 100 N. Greene St., GB. lfg.toastmastersclubs.org.

Lupus Support: 6-7:30 p.m. third Wednesday, Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. 877-849-8271, Ext. 2, info@lupusnc.org or www.lupusnc.org.

Mainstream Toastmasters Club: 6:30 p.m. second and fourth Thursday, Main Street United Methodist Church, JC Grose Classroom, 300 S. Main St., KV. 336-404-1188 or tvaught@triad.rr.com.

Martin Luther King Jr. Coalition of Alamance County: 6 p.m. second Monday, Mayco Bigelow Community Center, 849 Sharpe Road, Burlington. 336-512-3474.

Mprovmasters: 10 a.m.-noon first and third Saturday, PB & Java, 614 S. Elm St., GB. 336-587-3380 or d37hudson@gmail.com.

Monday Morning Forum: 10:15-11:30 a.m. Mondays, Central Library, 219 N. Church St., GB. Literary discussion group, alternating readings of short stories, essays, travel, food writing. wilmabates@triad.rr.com.

Mood Disorders: 6-7 p.m. Mondays, 910 Mill Ave., HP. 336-822-2826 or cdaye@mha-triad.org.

Mount Hope Fire Department Auxiliary: 7 p.m. first Monday, 6651 Holts Store Road, Julian. 336-697-0532.

NAACP: 5 p.m. third Sunday, New Light Missionary Baptist Church Family Life Center, 1105 Willow Road, GB. Open to all ages. sharon@fisherpark.com.

Narconon New Life Retreat, screenings or referrals, 800-431-1754. Also, http://www.narcononnewliferetreat.org/drug-abuse-information/signs-of-methamphetamine-abuse.html.

Narcotics Anonymous: 12-step fellowship for recovery from drug addiction. Call for meeting times and locations. 866-375-1272 or www.greensborona.org.

Nar-Anon Family Groups, newcomers - 7 p.m., regular meeting - 8 p.m., Tuesdays, St. Johns United Methodist Church, 1304 Merritt Drive, GB.

National Alliance on Mental Illness, mission is to promote recovery and optimize the quality of life of those living with mental illness by providing education, advocacy and support for individuals, their families and others living in Guilford County. 336-370-4264 or namihelp@aol.com.

New Way/Nar-Anon: newcomers meeting, 7 p.m., regular meeting, 8 p.m. Tuesdays, Saint John United Methodist Church, 1304 Merritt Drive, GB. Twelve-step support group for families and friends of addicts. No dues or fees. jhmurray5@gmail.com.

N.C. Preceptor Beta Zeta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi: 7-9 p.m. second Tuesday, St. John’s UMC, 1304 Merritt Drive, GB or president’s home. Service-oriented sorority. Yearly dues, $25. Seeking new members. Joy Ellison, 336-854-6082 or gsojoync1@aol.com.

O. Henry Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals: 6 p.m. fourth Tuesday, meeting locations vary. Patricia McLaurin, pat.mclaurin@greensboro-nc.gov.

Old North State Detectorists: 9 a.m. last Saturday of the month, Madison Lindsay House, Mendenhall Plantation, 305 W. Main St., JT. Metal-detecting hobbyist club. For anyone interested in treasure hunting. The club finds lost valuables at no cost as a public service. 336-855-7034 or www.onsdclub.com.

Old L. Richardson Neighborhood Watch Association: third Saturday morning, Windsor Recreation Center, GB. Discuss neighborhood challenges and ways to improve the community. Betty Watson, 336-274-2063.


Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays: second Tuesday, Elon Community Church library, 271 N. Williamson Ave., Elon. Confidential meetings. 336-584-3366 or www.pflagalamance.org.

Piedmont Bird Club: 7 p.m. third Thursday, Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. October-April. 336-288-1447 or www.piedmontbirdclub.org.

Piedmont Chapter of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America: 7 p.m. third Thursday of each month. First Lutheran Church, 3600 Friendly Ave., GB. piedmontega@ymail.com.

Piedmont Quilters’ Guild: 6:45 p.m. doors open, 7:15 p.m. begin, second Thursday of each month, Starmount Presbyterian Church, 3501 W. Market St., GB. www.piedmontquilts.org.

Piedmont Triad Chapter of the International Facility Management Association: 11:30 a.m. second Thursday, 7800 Airport Center Drive, GB. Steve Weeks, SWeeks@keyrisk.com.

Piedmont Triad Chapter Association for Operations Management, www.triadapics.org.

Piedmont Triad N.C. Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council: 5:30-7:30 second Thursday, Volvo Communication Building, 7900 National Service Road, GB. www.usgbc-ptnc.org.

Preservation Oak Ridge: fourth Wednesday, Oak Ridge Town Hall, 8315 Linville Road, Oak Ridge. 644-1777.

Postmasters Toastmasters: 6-7:15 p.m. second and fourth Wednesday, U.S. Postal Facility, 1120 Pleasant Ridge Road, GB. 336-420-6515 or DBALD995@aol.com.

Public Relations Society of America, Tar Heel chapter. www.prsatarheel.org.

Rachel Caldwell Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution: 11:30 a.m. fourth Tuesday, Greensboro Country Club, 410 Sunset Drive, GB. Betty Nichols, 336-282-4355.

Randolph Composite Squadron: 7 p.m. Thursdays, Asheboro Regional Airport, 2224 Pilot’s View Road, Asheboro. pao@capnc107.org or www.capnc107.org.

Randolph Quilters Guild: 7 p.m. first Thursday, First Presbyterian Church, 420 W. Walker Ave., Asheboro. All level of quilters welcome. RandolphQuiltersGuild@yahoo.com.

Refuge Recovery: 7 p.m. Thursdays (first floor) and 11 a.m. Saturdays (third floor), Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, 501 S. Mendenhall St., Greensboro. Non-theistic, Buddhist-approach to treating and recovery from all forms of addictive behavior. Free, donations welcome. RefugeRecovery.org.

Rockingham Rangers Camp 1835 of the Sons of Confederate Veterans in Mayodan: 7 p.m. first Thursday, locations vary. Visitors welcome. 336-949-4209.

Saturday Craft-Away: 11 a.m. Saturdays, Turntable, 209 W. Main St., JT. Gathering of local craftspeople. 336-937-7578.

Saturday Spiritual Practices: 10 a.m.-noon Saturdays, Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 607 N. Greene St., GB. 336-275-0447 or www.servantleader greensboro.com.

SCOTT (Secular Community of the Triad): 11 a.m. Sundays, Earth Fare, 2965 Battleground Ave, Greensboro. https://www.meetup.com/The-Group-Formerly-Known-As-FAACT/.

Sex Addicts Anonymous. 800-477-8191, info@saa-recovery.org or www.saarecovery.org.

SMART Recovery: 6 p.m. Saturdays, Faith Action International House, 705 N. Greene St., GB. Secular substance abuse support group. 336-855-6754.

Social Capital Network: 6:30 p.m. Thursdays except third Thursday, Cup of Serenity, 3729-A Farmington Drive, GB. $5. 336-508-6416 or elitecollab@yahoo.com.

Society of Financial Service Professionals: 7:30 a.m. third Tuesday, Starmount Forest Country Club. Register. 336-292-5088 or SFSPgreensboro@triad.rr.com.

Sons of Confederate Veterans Lt. F.C. Frazier Camp 668: 6 p.m. second Monday, Elks Lodge, 700 Old Mill Road, HP. With Above and Beyond Catering. $12. 336-882-5677.


Suicide Support Group: second and fourth Mondays, Centenary United Methodist Church, 2300 W. Friendly Ave., GB. For those struggling with the loss of a family member or friend due to suicide. 336-373-1402, Ext. 209.

Sunrise Toastmasters Club: 7 a.m. Fridays, Moses Cone Memorial Hospital, Room NT102A, 1200 N. Elm St., GB. 336-643-8648 or tim@abetterweb.com.

Survivors Anonymous: Private Meetup group with weekly meetings based on the principles and resources of the Adult Survivors of Child Abuse Program, a Morris Center program for healing from the trauma of childhood abuse. For anyone healing from the trauma of childhood physical, sexual, verbal, mental abuse and/or neglect. www.survivorsanonymousgroup.com.

TOPS (Take off Pounds Sensibly): 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church, 5120 Burlington Road, GB. $26 per year to the TOPS organization, $5 a month to the chapter. 336-697-0444.

T. Gilbert Pearson Chapter of the National Audubon Society: 7 p.m. second Thursday, Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. Free. Everyone welcome. 336-299-4342.

The Progressive Toastmasters: 5:45-6:45 p.m. Tuesdays, General Classroom Building - Room A116, 1601 E. Market St., GB. 336-334-7616 or theprogressivetoatmasters@gmail.com.

Triad A Cappella Connection: 7-10 p.m. most Mondays, First Presbyterian Church, 611 Oakhurst St., KV.  Look for the group on meetup.com.

Triad Association of Health Underwriters: Serita Faison, atires1.sf@gmail.com.

Triad Overeaters Anonymous: 7:30 p.m. Mondays, First Lutheran Church, 3600 W. Friendly Ave., GB; noon Wednesdays and 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Christ Lutheran Church, 3600 Lawndale Drive, GB. 877-366-4605.

Triad Toastmasters Club: noon Wednesdays, Leonard Recreation Center - Meeting Room #4, 6324 Ballinger Road, GB. www.3132.toastmastersclubs.org or email vpm-3132@toastmastersclubs.org.

Visually Impaired Persons Family and Friends Support Group: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. second Fridays, meeting locations vary. Velveeta Reid-Hairston, 336-641-3349 or Helen Graves, 336-275-3061.

Voices of Leadership Toastmasters Club: noon Thursdays, Aetna, 4050 Piedmont Parkway, HP. 336-801-7205.

Volkswagen Club: 6-9 p.m. Thursdays, Herbie's Place, 3136 Battleground Ave., GB. All Volkswagen enthusiasts and their family members are welcome to attend. GoodOleVolks.club.

Xi Beta Kappa Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi: meets at 7:30 p.m. the first and third Mondays, various members’ homes. The chapter is a social sorority and new members are welcome. Kathy Kilbride, 336-841-8520.

VETERANS

American Merchant Marine Veterans: seeks younger Merchant Mariner members and those interested to help preserve the traditions of Merchant Marine history and to help move into the future. 707-546-6349, saaren@sonic.net or www.ammv.us.

Guilford County Veterans Memorial memorial bricks, $250 each. www.gcveteransmemorial.org.

Honorably Discharged Veterans Needed for Honor Guard, provide complimentary military honors to veterans families. Fifty percent of honors in Guilford County. Transportation, uniforms and accessories furnished. Monthly meetings. Vern Sieg, 336-420-1697l or www.randolphcountyhonorguard.vpweb.com.

American Ex-Prisoners of War, Greater Greensboro Chapter: noon third Saturday, Captain Bill’s Seafood, 6108 W. Market St. GB. Virginia Cudworth, 336-299-2981.

Coffee with Veterans: Various times and dates. With UNCG Alumni Association/Office of Alumni Engagement. 336-334-5696 or alumni@uncg.edu.

Cone American Legion Post 386: 7 p.m. first Tuesday, 1206 American Legion St., GB. All veterans of WWII, Korea, Vietnam and other areas of conflict including the Gulf War since 9/11 who served honorably are invited, especially Gulf War and women veterans. 336-375-3265 or Post386@bellsouth.net.

Disabled American Veterans Chapter 20 of Guilford County: 7 p.m. third Tuesday, American Legion Building, 729 Creek Ridge Road, GB. Except December. 336-340-5454.

Henry K. Burtner American Legion Post 53, seeks new members. www.nclegion.org. Bob Davis, 336-299-8281.

Gibsonville W.D. Hammer Post 2972 — Veterans of Foreign Wars, seeks new members. All military members, active, retired, Reserves and National Guard who have served in combat theaters are eligible. Spouses eligible to join auxiliary. John Marion, 336-449-4967.

Greater Greensboro Marine Corps League 260: 6:30 p.m. social hour and meal, 7:30 p.m. meeting begins, second Monday, Knights of Columbus Hall, 2780 Horse Pen Creek Road, GB. Scott Matthews, detachment commandant, 336-210-4090 or www.mcl260.org.

Pfc. Jerry L. McKinney Detachment 1232 Marine Corps League: 6 p.m. second Thursday, Agricultural Building, 525 N.C. 65, Wentworth. Visitors welcome. 336-627-4505.

Sons of the Legion Squadron 386: 7 p.m. first Wednesday, 1206 American Legion St., GB. Open to sons or grandsons of Legionnaires or veterans who have passed away and served in WWII, Korea, Vietnam and other areas of conflict including the Gulf War. 336-375-3265 or post386@bellsouth.net.

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, Maj. Gen. George Stoneman, Camp No. 6. Actively seeking to recruit members throughout the central and western counties of North Carolina. 704-310-0382, robertalvincrum@gmail.com or www.suvcw.org and follow the link to North Carolina, then Stoneman Camp No. 6.

United American Patriots, 121-F Shield’s Park Drive, KV. Defends soldiers wrongly accused during combat. Corey Clagett, 336-497-5001.

Veterans Transportation Network, operating out of DAV Chapter 20: Needs volunteer drivers to transport veterans to the VA facilities in Durham, Kernersville and Salisbury. Betsy Carty, 336-706-8047 or betsycarty@att.net.

Vietnow Piedmont Chapter: 6-7 p.m. last Monday, Goodwill Workforce Center, 719 W. Center St., Lexington. Open to men and women. Dennis L. Cave, 336-410-2511 or cavedl2511@gmail.com.

WOMEN

Commission on the Status of Women: 6 p.m. third Tuesdays, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., Room 203, GB. 336-373-2489.

Women in Transition: 6-7 p.m. first Thursday, YWCA, 112 Gatewood Ave., HP. Child care provided, light meal served. Monthly theme, motivational speakers, women’s empowerment series. Networking opportunities and fellowship. 336-882-4126 or dblunder@ywcahp.com.

YOUTHS

It's Storytime – Little Red Schoolhouse: 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 4, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Listen to stories about winter and the holidays. Free. Ages 8 and younger. 336-885-1859.

Story Time for Toddlers and Preschool-age Children: 10:30-11:30 p.m. Dec. 6, New Garden Friends School, 1128 New Garden Road, GB. Stories, songs and crafts. Free, open to the public. 336-299-0964 or cskidmore@ngfs.org.

Free Computer Coding Event: 2:30-4 p.m. Dec. 8, Code Ninjas, 1589 Skeet Club Road, HP. For girls ages 8 to 15. In conjunction with teen organization SMART Code of Life. Kicks off Computer Science Education Week promoting and generating interest in computer science education for girls. Register. 336-860-0600 or https://codeninjas.com/locations/nc-high-point.

Sprouts: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 12, Wonderland Bookshop, 409 State St., GB. With Kellin Foundation. Story time for children 5 and younger and their caregivers. 336-429-5600.

Time to Craft – Little Red Schoolhouse: 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 19, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Make origami candy canes. Free. Ages 8 and younger. 336-885-1859.

Winter Nature Camp: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Dec. 26-27, Piedmont Environmental Center, 1220 Penny Road, HP. Members, $50; non-members, $65. Register. 336-883-8531.

Little Red Schoolhouse Open: 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 28, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Free. Crafts, educational activities and storytelling. 336-885-1859.

Let’s Play! In Little Red Schoolhouse: 10 a.m.-noon Jan. 8, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Free, for ages 12 and younger. 336-885-1859.

Time to Craft! In Little Red Schoolhouse: 10 a.m.-noon Jan. 16, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Make your own snowflakes. Free, for ages 12 and younger. 336-885-1859.

Arts and Crafts Weekend Classes: dates and times vary, Michaels stores. www.michaels.com, click on events.

General Nathaniel Greene Young Marines: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays, Brown Recreational Center, 302 E. Vandalia Road, GB. Girls and boys, ages 8 through completion of high school. 336-395-8816 or commander@gngym.org. Also, www.youngmarines.com.

Girls Incorporate of Guilford County’s After School Homework Club: 2:45-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, call for location. For girls in kindergarten through eighth grade. $30 weekly fee. 336-790-2763 or www.girlsincgc.org.

Black and Latino Achievers Program: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. first and third Saturdays, Hayes-Taylor Memorial YMCA, 1101 E. Market St., GB. Mentors needed. 336-272-2131.

FIRST High School Robotics Team 1533, Triple Strange Meets: 4-7 p.m. Fridays, 624-D Guilford College Road, GB. New students welcome. cathy.gorton@gmail.com or www.usfirst.org.

International Order of Rainbow for Girls, Assembly 23: 7 p.m. first and third Wednesdays, Revolution Lodge AF & AM, 802 16th St., GB. Ages 11-20. www.ncrainbows.org or 336-253-3557.

Kids Knit: 4:30 p.m. Fridays, Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. Bring needles. Yarn provided. 336-373-2925.

Quad Fusion Co-Ed Jr. Roller Derby: noon-3 p.m. Sundays and 4:30-6 p.m. Tuesdays, Kernersville Parks and Recreation Center, 125 E. Bodenhamer St., KV. Ages, 10-17. quadfusioninfo@yahoo.com.

Saturday Story Hour: 11 a.m. Saturdays, International Civil Rights Center and Museum, 134 S. Elm St., GB. Free. Dynamic leaders and educators from the community narrate stories and interact with participants. Register. 336-274-9199 or kniblett@sitinmovement.org.

Y Leaders Club: 6:15 p.m. third Tuesday, Bryan Family YMCA, 501 W. Market St., GB. Ages 12-18. Volunteer-based program. Julie Bran­non, 336-478-9622.

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