GB — Greensboro

HP — High Point

JT — Jamestown

KV — Kernersville



JDRF Nights at Wendy's, 5-8 p.m. Tuesdays through Dec. 4, Adam’s Farm Shopping Center, 5700 W. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro. Wendy’s will donate 10 percent of sales to JDRF.

Giving Tuesday: Nov. 27. Help others through the gift of your time, donations, goods or your voice.

JDRF Nights at Wendy's, 5-8 p.m. Nov. 27 and Dec. 4, Adam’s Farm Shopping Center, 5700 W. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro. Wendy’s will donate 10 percent of sales to JDRF.

Puttin' on the Grits: 8-11 a.m. Dec. 1, St. Mary's Community Life Center, 205 W. Farriss Ave., HP. Breakfast fundraiser. With Community Clinic of High Point.

Piedmont Blues Preservation Society Christmas Toy Drive and Fundraiser: 6-10 p.m. Dec. 1, Joymongers Brewing Company, 576 N. Eugene St., GB. Bring toys for Dorrie's Toy Drive and His Laboring Few Ministries.

Brunswick Stew: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 1, McLeansville Lions Club, 1124 Mount Hope Church Road, McLeansville. Quarts, $7. Pre-order stew - call Larry at 336-697-1600. Raffle drawing at noon.

Greensboro Beautiful’s Annual Holiday Greenery Festival: noon-5 p.m. Dec. 2, Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Drive, GB. Pick up your greenery, poinsettias and light balls and shop. Free activities for kids, live music. 336-373-2199.

Greensboro Newcomers Club Holiday Party: 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 13, Starmount Forest Country Club, 1 Sam Snead Drive, GB. Collecting Toys For Tots. Members, $22; guests, $26. Register by Dec. 3. 336-638-1639 or

JDRF Nights at Wendy's, 5-8 p.m. Dec. 4, Adam’s Farm Shopping Center, 5700 W. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro. Wendy’s will donate 10 percent of sales to JDRF.

United Way of Greater Greensboro's Breakfast with Community Leaders: 7-9:30 a.m. Dec. 4, New Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 408 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, GB. Learn more about Family Success Centers. Bring new or gently used coats, socks, gloves and warm hats for local children and youth.

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 7-15, Simon Jewelers, 1345 N. Main St., HP. Reception, 4-6 p.m. Dec. 6. Vote for trees decorated by these participating organizations: High Point Arts Council, Open Door Ministry, Junior League of High Point, Theatre Art Galleries, YWCA High Point and Family Service of the Piedmont. 336-887-9394.

Holiday Show Extravaganza: 7 p.m. Dec. 7, Khalif Event Center, 2000 E. Wendover Ave., GB. Live music, dancing, vendors. Benefits The Amadi Way Project. $15 at or $20 at the door. 336-854-6206.

Greensboro Tri Delta Alumnae Chapter's Founders' Day/Holiday Luncheon: 11 a.m. Dec. 8, member's home. Celebrate founders, exchange gifts, support Kids Path Hospice and support Tri Deltas at Elon University. Cathy, 336-887-5387.

Operation Red Sleigh's “Reindeer Run”: 9 a.m. Dec. 8, Central United Methodist Church, 300 S. Main St., Asheboro. Assists families in Randolph County who are in need. 5K run or walk. Awards will be given out by age group. Best Christmas attire will be awarded as well. $20.

Comics For Kids Mini-Con: 1-7 p.m. Dec. 9, Geeksboro Battle Pub, 2618 Lawndale Drive, GB. With Ssalefish Comics. All comic books, $1. Proceeds will be used to purchase new comic books for local children attending Title One elementary schools. 336-897-3623.

Saddle Up with Santa: 1-4 p.m. Dec. 9, HorseFriends, 5920 Khaki Place, Summerfield. Photos with Santa and horses, pony rides, hayride, games and refreshments. Admission, $1. Activities are assorted ticket amounts. Benefits HorseFriends Therapeutic Riding Program.

Hospice of Randolph County's Holiday Tour of Homes: 1-5 p.m. Dec. 9. North Asheboro home of Heath and Jennifer Breedlove on Northmont Drive, Randleman homes of Flora Memory on North Main Street and Robert and Jennifer Boutwell on East Naomi Street and historic Toomes/Petty House in Level Cross. $12-$15. 336-672-9300 or

Dance Project Presents Artists in Residence Showcase: 8 p.m. Dec. 14, Dance Project, Studio 323, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Collection of works by choreographers and dancers in the Fall 2018 Artist in Residence program. Free. Donations to Dance Project will be accepted. Some content may not be suitable for ages 12 and younger. 366-373-2727.

Brunswick Stew Sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 26, 2019, Mount Hope Fire Department, 6651 Holts Store Road, Julian. $7 per quart. 336-697-0532 or

Casino D'Arts: 7-10 p.m. Jan. 26, High Point Country Club at Emerywood. Casino tables for blackjack, poker, craps and roulette with a professional dealer at each table. Each guest will receive play chips valued at $5,000. 336-889-2787 or

JDRF Hope Gala: 5:30 p.m. Feb. 2, Benton Convention Center, Winston-Salem. Honoring Ron and Linda Wellman. Begins with cocktail reception and silent auction. Dinner, live auction and program begins, 7 p.m. Black tie optional. 336-373-1768 or

International Civil Rights Center & Museum Annual Fundraising Gala: 6 p.m. Feb. 9, Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center, 1920 W. Gate Center Blvd., GB. Honors civil and human rights leaders, legends and living history. 336-274-9199.

Guilford Heart Ball: 6 p.m. Feb. 9, Cadillac Service Garage, 304 E. Market St., GB. Cocktail reception, dinner, live auction, dessert and more. Hollan Anderson, 336-542-4832 or

Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina's Wish Ball: 6 p.m. Feb. 22, The Westin Charlotte, 601 S. College St., Charlotte. Cocktails, dinner, an event program, live auction and raffle and dancing and entertainment.

Guilford Green Foundation and LGBTQ Center Gala and Green Party: March 23, Starmount Forest Country Club, GB. Guest speaker, Sarah McBride. 336-790-8419 or

JDRF One Walk: 10 a.m. April 27, Pinnacle Financial Partners, 801 N. Elm St., HP. Check-in, 9 a.m. 336-373-1768.

Last Dons School Supply Giveaway: Aug. 3, Reidsville High School. 336-394-3942.


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.

Hot Dog Sales: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. second Saturday, Moriah United Methodist Church, 3611 Liberty Road, GB. Proceeds support missions. Homemade slaw, chili, desserts. 336-273-1006.

American Legion Post 386 Hot Dog Sales: 9:30 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.

Good Works Wednesday: 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Natty Greene's, 345 S. Elm St., GB. Ten percent of food and drink purchases benefit local nonprofit each week. 336-274-1373.

Greensboro Youth Council’s Santa’s Workshop collects new and gently used toys at local libraries, recreation centers, and other locations until Dec. 8. The gifts will be distributed to local families in need this holiday season. 336-373-2738.


HPU Community Orchestra Concert: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 26, High Point University's Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Free.

Racial Equity Institute Holds Groundwater Presentation: 9 a.m.-noon Nov. 26, YWCA High Point, 155 W. Westwood Ave.

Jump for JDRF: 6-8 p.m. Nov. 27, Air Fun Trampoline Park, Golden Gate Shopping Center, 2268 Golden Gate Drive, GB. Jumping fees will be covered for the first 35 students living with Type 1 diabetes. Register.

D.G. Martin: 6:30 p.m. Nov. 27, The Table Farmhouse Bakery, 139 S. Church St., Asheboro. Martin will talk about his book, "North Carolina Roadside Eateries: A Traveler’s Guide to Local Restaurants, Diners and Barbecue Joints," during a Friends of the Library dessert reception. $10. Must pre-purchase tickets at Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St. 336-318-6801.

Greensboro Science Center offers Facebook Live Videos in Recognition of Giving Tuesday: Nov. 27. Meet the Vet, 9:30 a.m.; Behind the Dive, 10:30 a.m.; All About Enrichment, 11:30 a.m.; Inside the Kitchen, 2:30 p.m.; Meet the Cassowaries, 3:30 p.m. Follow the Greensboro Science Center’s Facebook page. Donations accepted at

Admissions Open House for Grades Seventh through 12th: 6-8:30 p.m. Nov. 29, New Garden Friends School, 2015 Pleasant Ridge Road, GB.

Cask Roadshow to Benefit JDRF: 5-10 p.m. Nov. 29, Bites and Pints Gastro Pub, 2503 Spring Garden St., GB. Mother Earth Brewing and Deep River Brewing will bring in two limited-release casks, with 10 percent of beer sales donated to JDRF.

Letters from Home - We Gotta Get out of This Place: 7 p.m. Nov. 30, Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church, 5120 Burlington Road, GB. Concert honoring veterans.

Holiday Choral Concert: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30 and Dec. 1, High Point University's Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Limited number of complimentary tickets available. 336-841-4636 or

Festival of Lights: 6-9 p.m. Nov. 30, Center City Parks and downtown, GB. Includes tree lighting in Center City park, a holiday market at LeBauer Park, community sing-a-long and visit from Santa in Hamburger Square and carolers and acoustic performances along Elm Street.

Candlefest: 6-9 p.m. Dec. 1, Greensboro Arboretum, 401 Ashland Drive, GB. Free with the donation of a non-perishable food item. Nearly 4,000 luminarias set up by Girl Scouts. Visit with Santa, music. Hot chocolate and s’mores available for purchase. Benefits Greensboro Urban Ministry’s food bank.

Notary Public Workshop: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 1, Greensboro College. $139.

Graham Christmas Parade: 10 a.m. Dec. 1, begins at North Main Street and West Parker Street. Tree lighting ceremony and fireworks, 6 p.m., Graham City Hall.

Light up the Night: 6-8 p.m. Dec. 1, Oak Ridge Town Park, 8135 Lisa Drive, Oak Ridge. Admission, non-perishable food. Luminarias, Christmas tree lighting ceremony at 6 p.m., refreshments, music and more. 336-644-7009.

Uptowne High Point Holiday Stroll: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 1, along North Main Street from Ray Avenue to State Avenue, HP. Open houses, holiday sales and special entertainment. 336-870-4441 or

Greensboro College Holds Admissions Information Sessions: 10 a.m. Dec. 1, lobby of Cowan Humanities Building. Registration required.

Greensboro College Information Session on Master's-degree Program in Theology, Ethics and Culture: 10-11:30 a.m. Dec. 1, Alumni Parlor on the first floor of Main Building on campus. 336-272-7102, Ext. 5210 or

Greensboro Holiday Parade: noon Dec. 1, starts at North Greene Street, head toward East Market Street, GB. 336-379-0060.

Christmas Parade: 3 p.m. Dec. 2, Main St., JT. Sponsors: Jamestown Rotary Club, Jamestown Business Association and Mary Perry Ragsdale Family YMCA. 336-882-9622, Ext. 227 or

Christmas Parade: 3 p.m. Dec. 2, starts at corner of Pleasant Garden Road and Ryegate Drive, Pleasant Garden. Christmas caroling, a tree lighting, games and more. Bring food donations. 336-674-3002.

Renowned St. Peter’s Gospel Choir Sings: 2:30 p.m. Dec. 2, St. Paul’s Museum, 401 High Point St., Randleman. Holiday tunes and hot cider. Admission is free; donations are appreciated.

Greensboro College's 53rd Annual Festival of Lessons and Carols: 7 p.m. Dec. 2, Hannah Brown Finch Memorial Chapel. Free. Reception follows. 336-272-7102.

Greensboro Chapter, North Carolina Central University Alumni Association's 51st Anniversary Annual Holiday Jazz/Dinner Concert: 5 p.m. Dec. 2, Embassy Suites Hotel, 204 Centerport Drive, GB. Will feature NCCU’s Jazz Instrumental and Vocal Ensembles. $60. $600 per table. 336-908-1940 or

In the Garden With Santa: noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 1-2, Greensboro Council of Garden Clubs, 4301-A Lawndale Drive, GB. For children and pets. Sit on Santa's lap, share Christmas lists, enjoy a variety of Christmas displays. Photographs available, nominal fee. 336-282-4940 or

46th Annual Holiday Open House: 1-4 p.m. Dec. 2, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP. Musical performances from local groups, arts and crafts, food, historical demonstrations, Santa Claus. Free. 336-885-1859.

Holiday Symphonic Band Concert: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3, High Point University's Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Free. Featuring traditional Christmas carols, multicultural works and holiday favorites.

Greensboro College's Brass Ensemble and Chamber Singers Concert: 12:30 p.m. Dec. 4, Hannah Brown Finch Memorial Chapel. Free. 336-272-7102, Ext. 5281.

Greensboro College's Jazz Ensemble Concert: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4, Gail Brower Huggins Performance Center in Odell Building. Free. 336-272-7102, Ext. 5281.

North Carolina Symphony - Holiday Pops Concert: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4, High Point University's Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Limited number of complimentary tickets are available. 336-841-4636 or

Reading Connections Volunteer Training: 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 4, 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 5 and 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 11, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St., HP. More than 40 Guilford County adults are waiting for literacy instruction. Register. 336-230-2223 or

A Country Bluegrass Christmas: 7 p.m. Dec. 4, Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St. With the bluegrass/old time music team of Tommy Edwards and LaNelle Davis. Free. 336-318-6803.

Information Session about Surface Water Contamination near the Greensboro Airport: 6-7:30 p.m. Dec. 4, Guilford College United Methodist Church, 1205 Fleming Road, GB. 336-641-7613 or

Lessons and Carols: 5:30 p.m. Dec. 5, High Point University's Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. Free.

An Evening with Mat Davidson (Twain): 7-8:30 p.m. Dec. 6, Centennial Station Arts Center, 121 S. Centennial St., HP. Folk songs. $5. All proceeds go directly to the artist. 336-889-2787, Ext. 26 or

Sinai Mountain Ramblers: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 6, LeBauer Park, 208 N. Davie St., GB. Free concert. Temple Emanuel will provide crafts for families, plus enjoy ice skating at the WFMY News 2 Winterfest Ice Rink. 336-379-0060.

TEDxGreensboroWomen: 8:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 6, Well-Spring, 4100 Well Spring Drive, GB. Register.

48th Annual Prayer Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. Dec. 7, High Point University's James H. and Jesse E. Millis Athletic and Convocation Center. Register.

Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation Holiday Party: 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 7, Lindley Recreation Center, 2907 Springwood Drive, GB. Gift swap and luncheon. $3. Register. 336-373-2626.

Asheboro Christmas Parade: 7 p.m. Dec. 7, begins at the corner of Church and Sunset Avenue.

UNC-Greensboro’s Doctoral Hooding Ceremony, 3 p.m. Dec. 6, UNCG Auditorium.

UNC-Greensboro Commencement: 10 a.m. Dec. 7, Greensboro Coliseum. Attorney Justin Outling will deliver the keynote address.

N.C. A&T Commencement: 8:30 a.m. Dec. 8, Greensboro Coliseum Complex.

Holiday Party: noon-3 p.m. Dec. 8, LeBauer Park, 208 N. Davie St., GB. Free pictures with Santa, holiday music, face painting, craft vendors and more.

‘Tis the Season: 3-6 p.m. Dec. 8, Brown Recreation Center, 302 E. Vandalia Road, GB. Holiday arts and crafts, vendors, pictures with Santa and train rides. 336-373-2920.

Showing Love Holiday Event: 2-5 p.m. Dec. 8, Windsor Recreation Center, 1601 E. Gate City Blvd., GB. Poetry basketball, cookies and other refreshments, face-painting and gifts. 336-373-5845.

McLeansville Lions Club's Cookies with Santa: 5-8 p.m. Dec. 8, 1124 Mount Hope Church Road, McLeansville. Cookies, hot cocoa, Santa and his elves.

Holiday Dance: 6-8 p.m. Dec. 11, Lindley Recreation Center, 2907 Springwood Drive, GB. Parks and Recreation’s Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation program hosts a holiday dance for individuals of all abilities.

English Speaking Union Greensboro Branch: 5:45 p.m. Dec. 11, Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 607 N. Greene St., GB. Program - Music for the Holiday Season. Social, dinner and a program. Reservations required. 336-288-2078.

Twelve Days ‘till Christmas: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 13, Archdale Public Library, 10433 S. Main St., Archdale. Holiday story time. Free. Refreshments. 336-431-3811.

Holiday Concert: 6:30-9 p.m. Dec. 13, LeBauer Park, , 208 N. Davie St., GB.Storytime with Mrs. Claus, holiday music and carols by Season's Best Carolers and Los Hermanos Leonides.

Community Christmas Celebration: 5:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 13-14, throughout High Point University’s campus. Free. Entertainment, hot food, Christmas decorations and more. Park at Oak Hollow Mall near the entrance to the HPU Community Center. Complimentary shuttles.

Community Input Meetings about Al Lowe Boxing Center: 5:30-7 p.m. Dec. 14, 2907 Springwood Drive, GB. Floating. Tell Parks and Recreation staff what you think about the gym, facility improvements and new amenities and equipment or programs they would like to see offered. 336-373-7501.

Wreaths Across America: 11 a.m. Dec. 15, Forest Lawn Cemetery, 3901 Forest Lawn Drive, GB. Volunteers place wreaths at veterans' graves to show their gratitude and appreciation during the holiday season. 336-373-2160.

Third Thursday Featuring Holiday Jazz: 7-8:30 p.m. Dec. 20, Centennial Station Arts Center, 121 S. Centennial St., HP. With Titus Gant Quartet. $5. All proceeds go directly to the artists. 336-889-2787, Ext. 26 or

Letters from Home - Love to Keep You Warm: 7 p.m. Dec. 21-22, 2 p.m. Dec. 23, Paramount Theater, 128 E. Front St., Burlington. Christmas concert honoring veterans.

LEGO Fun: 1:30-3 p.m. Dec. 27, Archdale Public Library, 10433 S. Main St., Archdale. Free. 336-431-3811.

Denim and Diamonds New Year's Eve Party: 7-10 p.m. Dec. 31, Centennial Station Arts Center, 121 S. Centennial St., HP. Live music by Vinyl Rewind. $40 in advance; $50 on the day of the event. 336-889-2787, Ext. 26 or


Religious Conference Management Association Hosts Emerge 2019: Jan. 29-31. Trade show, keynote speakers and educational seminars along with service opportunities within Greensboro. For faith based meting planners and suppliers.

Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society's Black History Month Genealogy Conference: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 2, Old Salem Museum and Gardens, 900 Old Salem Road, Winston-Salem. Eight workshops. Free. 336-547-0178, or

Women and Minority Veterans Summit: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 9, Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship, 1451 S. Elm Eugene St., GB. Free. Register.

Open House Weekend: March 22-24, American Hebrew Academy.

TEDxGreensboro's 2019 Signature Event - Keep It Simple: April 4.

High Point Market: April 6-10.

LEGO Showcase: April 13, High Point University.

High Point University Commencement: May 11. Speaker: Michio Kaku, theoretical physicist, co-founder of String Field Theory, bestselling author, renowned futurist and popularizer of science. Watch online at

Fred Barakat Sports Dinner: May 16, Greensboro Coliseum. Individual tickets, $95; tables of 10, $850. Corporate partnerships available through the Greensboro Sports Council. 336-433-7261 or

Third Annual Cheerwine Festival: May 18, 2019, downtown Salisbury. With Sister Hazel.

Memorial Day Program: 2 p.m. May 26, 2019, Country Park, 3905 Nathanael Greene Drive, GB. With Steve Millikin Black Caps Veterans Group. 336-288-8434.

North Carolina Folk Festival: Sept. 6-8, downtown Greensboro. 336-279-7086 or

Veterans Day Program: 2 p.m. Nov. 10. 2019, Country Park, 3905 Nathanael Greene Drive, GB. With Steve Millikin Black Caps Veterans Group. 336-288-8434.


Red Cross at the Nussbaum Blood Center, 1501 Yancey­­ville St., GB. Hours and days of operation for whole blood and platelet donations: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays; 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays; and 10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Thursdays.


2:30-7 p.m. Nov. 26, Adams Farm Community Church, 5113 Mackay Road, JT.

2:30-7 p.m. Nov. 27, Stokesdale United Methodist Church, 8305 Loyola Drive, Stokesdale.

1:30-6 p.m. Nov. 27, Covenant Church United Methodist, 1526 Skeet Club Road, HP.

11 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 28, High Point University Slane Center, 833 Montlieu Ave., HP.

9:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Nov. 30, St. Pius X Catholic Banquet Hall, 2210 N. Elm St., GB.

9 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 1, Holy Cross Catholic Church, 616 S. Cherry St., KV.

10 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 1, Mount Pleasant Christian Church, 1515 Britton St., GB. 704-877-9878 or

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 1, 616 Pasteur Drive, GB. Lisa Baker Birthday Bash. 704-877-9878 or

2-6:30 p.m. Dec. 3, Kernersville Wesleyan Church/Family Life Center, 930 N. Main St., KV.

2-6:30 p.m. Dec. 3, Ragsdale YMCA Jamestown, 900 Bonner Road, JT.

9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dec. 4, Archdale Recreation Center, Archdale Recreation Center, 214 Park Drive, Archdale.

8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dec. 4, Novant Health Kernersville Medical Center, 1750 Kernersville Medical, KV.

2-7 p.m. Dec. 4, Friendly Avenue Baptist Church, 4800 W. Friendly Ave., GB.

9 a.m.-noon Dec. 4, Cone Health Revenue Cycle Service Center, 5817 W. Gate City Blvd., Adams Farm 2, GB. 704-877-9878 or

2:30-6:30 p.m. Dec. 5, Lebanon Baptist Church, 4635 Hicone Road, GB. 704-877-9878 or

10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 5, General Dynamics, 5440 Millstream Road, McLeansville.

11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Dec. 5, Rockingham County Governmental Center, 371 N.C. 65, Reidsville. Cindy Herrring, 336-342-8374 or

2:30-7 p.m. Dec. 6, Deep River Church of Christ, 2067 Deep River Road, HP.

10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 6, Wesley Long Hospital, 501 N. Elam Ave., GB. 704-877-9878 or

9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dec. 7, Smith High School, 2407 S. Holden Road, GB.

10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 8, Hinshaw United Methodist Church, 4501 High Point Road, GB.

9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dec. 10, Triad Math and Science Academy, 700 Creek Ridge Road, GB.

2:30-7 p.m. Dec. 10, Oak Ridge United Methodist Church, 2424 Oak Ridge Road, Oak Ridge.

2:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 10, Fairfield United Methodist, 1505 N.C. 62 West, HP.

7 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 11, Coliseum Special Events, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd., GB.

1-7 p.m. Dec. 11, Coliseum Special Events, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd., GB.

10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 12, High Point Furniture Bedford Street, 1104 Bedford St., HP.

1-5:30 p.m. Dec. 12, BAPS Charities, 922 Gallimore Dairy Road, HP.

1:30-5:30 p.m. Dec. 12, Turners Chapel AME Church, 7615 Florence School Road, HP.

2-6:30 p.m. Dec. 13, First Wesleyan Church, 1701 Westchester Drive, HP.

2:30-7 p.m. Dec. 13, Mt Pisgah United Methodist Church, 2600 Pisgah Church Road, GB.

noon-4:30 p.m. Dec. 13, Countryside Village Retirement Community & Manor, 7700 U.S. 158, Stokesdale.

9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dec. 15, Cornerstone Baptist Church, 5736 Inman Road, GB.

3-6 p.m. Dec. 26, Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital, 1200 N. Elm St., GB. 704-877-9878 or


Vintage Clay Christmas Ornaments: 6-8 p.m. Nov. 29, Theatre Art Galleries, 200 E. Commerce Ave., HP. $30-$35. Register. 336-887-2137 or

Marmalade Canning Class: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 29, NC Cooperative Extension, 3309 Burlington Road, GB. $25. Register. Vincent Webb, 336-641-2412 or

Wooden Memory Trees: 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 8, Theatre Art Galleries, 200 E. Commerce Ave., HP. $40-$45. Display your favorite Christmas photos and holiday memories. Register. 336-887-2137 or

Falling Workshop - The Art of Injury Prevention: 9:30-11 a.m. Dec. 8, ClubFitness Oak Branch, 21 Oak Branch Drive, GB. Practice falling techniques in a safe, padded environment. $25-$35. Register by Dec. 5. 336-851-1890, Ext. 1102.

NC Safe Plates: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 12-13, Agriculture Center, 3309 Burlington Road, GB. Food safety certification course. $115. Register. 336-641-2412 or

New Year, New You Wellness Expo: noon-4 p.m. Jan. 12, Griffin Recreation Center, 5301 Hilltop Road, GB. 336-373-2928.

Arts and Wellness: 5:30 to 7 p.m. third Thursday, Greenhill Center for NC Art, 200 N. Davie St., GB. $15. 336-333-7460 or

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.

Crafts and Chat: 1-3 p.m. last Wednesday of the month, YWCA, 112 Gatewood Ave., HP. Informal fellowship with people who enjoy making crafts and have experienced the death of a loved one. Co-sponsor, Hospice of the Piedmont. 336-882-4126.

Crochet Classes: 10 a.m. Mondays, Stitch Point, 1614-C W. Friendly Ave., GB. $25 for four classes. 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: 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

Hirsch Wellness Network offers a variety of art and yoga classes for cancer patients in treatment, survivors, caregivers and family members.

In*Spire 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. For brochure, call 336-378-0766. Volunteers always needed,

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

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.


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

Greensboro Farmers’ Curb Market: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays and 7 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 501 Yanceyville St., GB. Made 4 the Holidays Arts, Crafts and Pottery Festival, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 2. Christmas Eve Market, 7 a.m.-noon Dec. 22. New Year’s Eve Market, 7 a.m.-noon Dec. 29. 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 336-373-2402.

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


Guilford County Beekeepers Association Meetings: 7 p.m. second Tuesday of each month, Guilford County Agricultural Center, 3309 Burlington Road, GB. Visitors welcome. 336-454-2331.

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, Wednesdays, Fridays or 9 a.m.-noon Tuesdays and Thursdays. 336-641-2404 or

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 master gardeners features herbs, roses, annuals, perennials, butterfly garden and vegetables. Master gardeners available for questions Wednesdays. 336-641-2400.

Triad Daylily Fans and Garden Club: 2-4 p.m. first Sunday, Earth Fare, 2965 Battleground Ave., GB. Jan. 6: Becky Hinshaw, worldwide registrar of The American Daylily Society. 336-456-4509 or


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

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

Household Hazardous Waste Facility: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 1, Feb. 2, April 6, June 1, 1401 E. Martin Luther King Drive, HP. Bring items such as aerosols, batteries, antifreeze, brake fluid, pool chemicals, etc. 336-883-3681.

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.


Piedmont Bird Club Walk: 9 a.m. Dec. 8, historic Tanglewood Park, 4061 Clemmons Road, Clemmons. Enter the park and take the first left towards the dog park. Participants will meet in the parking lot and carpool into the park; $2 fee per car.

Christmas Bird Count: Dec. 15. Teams will count birds in assigned areas within the designated 15-mile circle. Register. Elizabeth Link, 336-273-4672 or

Pontoon Boat Birding: 3 p.m. Dec. 16, Jan. 13, Jan. 27, Feb. 10, Feb. 24, March 10 and March 24, Lake Townsend, 6332 Townsend Road, Browns Summit. Weather permitting. $7 per person. Register three days in advance. 336-373-3741.

Ballroom Dance: 7:30-9:30 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

Blue Cross NC’s Hike NC program. All hikes are free and led by a trained guide or park ranger.

Cardio Kickboxing and Self-defense Class: 6-8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, Allen Jay Recreational Center, 1073 E. Springfield Road, HP. $60 each month per person. Combines mid- to high-impact aerobics with martial arts for increased coordination, flexibility, weight loss and overall fitness. Register. 336-883-3509.

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

Free Couples Bootcamp: 8-9 a.m. Saturdays, Black Dog Athletics, 4361 Federal Drive, Suite 180, GB. Register. Exercise and nutrition tips for married couples. 336-257-9151.

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.

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

Line Dancing Classes: 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays, Morehead Recreation Center, 101 Price St., HP. $3 per class. 336-883-3506.

Memoir Group: 7:30 p.m. fourth Monday, Sternberger Artists’ Center, 712 Summit Ave., GB. With Writer’s Group of the Triad. Coventry Kessler, 336-230-2231 or

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

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

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

“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.

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. Saturdays, 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. $10. 336-643-8490.

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.



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

The N.C. A&T Alumni Association is seeking class coordinators for all class years ending in 4s and 9s.


Gay and Gray Social: 6-8 p.m. Nov. 27, Zeto, 335 Battleground Ave., GB. 336-790-8419 or

Holiday Cake Contest: 1 p.m. Dec. 3, Smith Senior Center, 2401 Fairview St., GB. Arrive at noon to decorate your table. Tasters needed as well. Register for contest by Nov. 28. 336-373-7564.

Christmas Cookie Swap: 1 p.m. Dec. 10, Smith Senior Center, 2401 Fairview St., GB. Bring cookies to swap and a copy of the recipe to share. Beverages provided. Register by Dec. 5. 336-373-7564.

Holiday Lunch Bunch: 11:15 a.m. Dec. 11, Dec. 18, Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen, 1421 Westover Terrace, GB. Meet at Lucky 32 or get a ride from the Smith Senior Center at 11 a.m. Register by Dec. 5. Bring wrapped gift to exchange. 336-373-7564.

Create Your Own Christmas Crafts at Smith Senior Center: Burlap Ruffle Christmas Wreath, 1-3 p.m. Nov. 28, $25; Deco Mesh Christmas Tree, 1-3 p.m. Dec. 5, $25; Lighted Christmas Balls, 1-3 p.m. Dec. 6, $15 for four balls, choose from wire or plastic cups, bring four strands of 25 lights; Lighted Mason Jars with Poinsettias, 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 7, $15 for one, $30 for two; Deco Mesh Christmas Angels, 1-3 p.m. Dec. 7, $10 for two; Lighted Snowman Wreath, 1-3 p.m. Dec. 12, $25. Register to participate at least one week in advance of the program. 336-373-7564.

Pictures with Santa: 4-7 p.m. Dec. 13 and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 14, Smith Senior Center, GB. Santa and Mrs. Claus invite you to bring your grandchildren, pets, spouse or friends to enjoy milk and cookies and have your picture taken. Pictures are $5 each and will be printed while you wait. (Well-behaved grandchildren and pets are welcome.) No appointment is necessary. 336-373-7564.

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

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

Free Fitness Classes: Senior Resources of Guilford, temporary site located at 1000 Gorrell St., GB. Classes include chair yoga, tai chi, arthritis, balance and more. Call for schedule of classes. For ages 55 and older. 336-373-4816.

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

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.

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

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.

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

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

Senior Outreach: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. first Tuesday, Moriah United Methodist Church, 3611 Liberty Road, GB. Program and hot catered lunch for ages 60 and older. Make reservation. Amanda Clark, 336-373-4816 or

Senior Outreach: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. first Wednesday, Oak Ridge United Methodist Church, 2424 Oak Ridge Road, Oak Ridge. Program and hot catered lunch for ages 60 and older. Make reservation. Amanda Clark, 336-373-4816 or

Senior Outreach: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. second Tuesday, Center United Methodist Church, GB. Program and hot catered lunch for ages 60 and older. Make reservation. Amanda Clark, 336-373-4816 or

Senior Outreach: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. second Tuesday, Shady Grove Wesleyan Church, 119 N. Bunker Hill Road, Colfax. Program and hot catered lunch for ages 60 and older. Make reservation. Amanda Clark, 336-373-4816 or

Senior Outreach: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. second Thursday, Stokesdale United Methodist Church, 8305 Loyola St., Stokesdale. Program and hot catered lunch for ages 60 and older. Make reservation. Amanda Clark, 336-373-4816 or

Senior Outreach: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. third Tuesday, Pleasant Garden United Methodist Church, 4834 Pleasant Garden Road, Pleasant Garden. Program and hot catered lunch for ages 60 and older. Make reservation. Amanda Clark, 336-373-4816 or

Senior Outreach: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. third Thursday, Summerfield United Methodist Church, 2334 Scalesville Road, Summerfield. Program and hot catered lunch for ages 60 and older. Make reservation. Amanda Clark, 336-373-4816 or

Table Games: 9:30 a.m.-noon first Monday, Spring Arbor of Greensboro, 5125 Michaux Road, GB. Lunch follows, $7. Register Thursday prior to first Monday. 336-299-7189.


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

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

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

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

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

Gate City Kiwanis Club: noon Tuesdays, Sedgefield Country Club, 3201 Forsyth Drive, GB. or

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: first and third Tuesdays, 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, Ext. 13309.

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

336-856-1600 or

Greensboro Host Lions: noon first and third Mondays, First Baptist Church, 1000 Friendly Ave., GB. September: Meet second and third Mondays.

Guilford College Community Civitan Club: 6 p.m. first and third Thursdays, New Garden Friends Meeting, 801 New Garden Road, GB. Visitors welcome. Kay Pegram, 336-668-1088 or

Guilford College Kiwanis Club: 1 p.m. Mondays, Captain Bill’s Seafood & Steak Restaurant, 6108 W. Market St., GB. Don Cunningham, 336-852-6811.

Guilford County Civitan Council: noon first Monday, Libby Hill Seafood Restaurant, 3920 Cotswold Ave. GB. Zelma Higgins,

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.

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

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

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,

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

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

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


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

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

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

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.

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, or Nikki Neuman, 336-656-0041,

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

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 Also,

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,

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

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

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. or

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,

Central Chapter of the North Carolina Society of Accountants: 6 p.m. fourth Mondays, Sagebrush Steakhouse, Asheboro. 336-996-7405,, or

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

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

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

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

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,

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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.

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

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. or

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

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

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.

Greensboro Newcomers Club: meets September to May.

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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,

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

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

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: or 336-294-6156.

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

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

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

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

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.

Mood Disorders: 6-7 p.m. Mondays, 910 Mill Ave., HP. 336-822-2826 or

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.

Narconon New Life Retreat, screenings or referrals, 800-431-1754. Also,

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

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

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.

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

O. Henry Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals: 6 p.m. fourth Tuesday, meeting locations vary. Patricia McLaurin,

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

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

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

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

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.

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

Piedmont Triad Chapter Association for Operations Management,

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.

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

Public Relations Society of America, Tar Heel chapter.

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. or

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

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

Sex Addicts Anonymous. 800-477-8191, or

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

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

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

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.

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

Triad A Cappella Connection: 7-10 p.m. most Mondays, First Presbyterian Church, 611 Oakhurst St., KV. The group won't rehearse April 30. Look for the group on

Triad Association of Health Underwriters: Serita Faison,

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. or email

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.

Wake-Up Republican Women: 7 p.m. first Thursday, Guilford County Republican headquarters, 3950 W. Market St., GB. All Guilford County Republican women invited to join/attend. Phyllis Gibbs, 336-908-1529 or

Wake-Up Republican Women: 7 p.m. third Thursday, Tex and Shirley's Restaurant in the Friendly Shopping Center, Greensboro. Dinner (optional), 6 p.m. All registered Republicans (men and women) are invited to join/attend. Nancy Bishop, 336-272-4440 or

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.


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, or

Guilford County Veterans Memorial memorial bricks, $250 each.

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

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 UNC-Greensboro Alumni Association/Office of Alumni Engagement. 336-334-5696 or

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

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. 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

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

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, or and follow the link to North Carolina, then Stoneman Camp No. 6.

Steve Millikin Black Caps: 8 a.m. March 2, April 13, Sept. 7, Oct. 5, Golden Corral, 2419 Lawndale Drive, GB. Breakfast optional. 336-288-8434 or

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

Veterans Coffee: 8:30-10:30 a.m. Dec. 13, Golden Corral restaurant, 4404 Landview Drive, GB. Free coffee, doughnuts and discussions about resources and activities available to veterans and their families. Host: TRELLIS Supportive Care. Don Timmons, 336-331-1309 or

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

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


Career Prep Workshop - Everything You Need to Know to Secure Your Dream Job: 11 a.m.-noon Nov. 27, Women's Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Register. 336-275-6090.

Bridge to the New Year - Women's Wellness Series: noon Dec. 11, Dec. 18, Jan. 8 and Jan. 15, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., Room 403, GB. Free.

Women to Work - Job Search Strategies for Success: Jan. 22, Women's Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Career assessment, resume writing, interviewing skills, networking, goal setting, budgeting and more. 336-275-6090.

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


Arts and Crafts Weekend Classes: dates and times vary, Michaels stores., 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 Also,

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

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. or

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. 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.

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. 336-274-9199.

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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