Key

GB — Greensboro

HP — High Point

JT — Jamestown

KV — Kernersville

FUNDRAISERS

Events

Ilderton’s Harvest Fest: 5-8 p.m. Sept. 14, High Point Public Library Plaza, 901 N. Main St., HP. With Open Door Ministries. Music, food trucks, artists, children's area and more. opendoorministrieshp.org.

See to Believe: 7-11 pm. Sept. 14, Greensboro Science Center, 4301 Lawndale Drive, GB. Games, online auction, music, dancing, food and adult beverages. $85. greensboroscience.org/seetobelieve.

CANCELLED - Greensboro Pride Festival: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 15, along South Elm Street from East Market Street to Smothers Place, just before the railroad tracks. Beer garden with Natty Greene’s; proceeds from beer sales support Greensboro Pride. Annual event for Alternative Resources of the Triad. GreensboroPride.org.

Inaugural Family Violence and Rape Crisis Awareness Drive: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 15, Pittsboro Community House, 65 Thompston St., Pittsboro. Overview of services, guest speakers, live musical performances, fashion show at noon, food trucks, raffles and more. 919-542-5445.

Fish Fry: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sept. 15, Fire District 28, 6619 N.C. 61 North, Gibsonville. Plates, $9. Eat in or take out.“Crabgrass” – Mike Whittington and band, 5-7 p.m. 336-449-4933.

Empowered Girls of North Carolina's High Tea and Silent Auction Fundraiser: 1-4 p.m. Sept. 16, Bur-Mil Clubhouse, 5834 Bur-Mil Club Road, GB. $15-$30. Dress to impress; hats are recommended. Benefits programming and scholarships. 336-790-2763 or www.empoweredgirlsnc.org.

Interactive Resource Center's Dignity Event and Fundraiser: 6-8 p.m. Sept. 20, 407 E. Washington St., GB. Food, live music and live artwork. $25. 336-332-0824 or interactiveresourcecenter.org.

Friends of the High Point Public Library Book Sale: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sept. 22, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St, HP. $3 bag sale begins at 3 p.m. Private sale for Friends members, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sept. 21. https://www.highpointnc.gov/927/Friends.

Hearts for Hope: 6:30 p.m. Sept. 21, Church on 68, 300 N.C. 68 South, GB. Food, drink, entertainment and live and silent auctions. Benefits Out of the Garden Project. Kristy Milholin, 336-430-6071 or kristy@outofthegardenproject.org.

Annual Fish Fry, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Sept. 22, Mount Hope Fire Department, 6651 Holts Store Road, Julian. 336-697-0532 or www.MtHopeFireDepartment.com.

Walk to End Alzheimer's: 9 a.m. register, 10 a.m. ceremony, 10:30 a.m. walk, Sept. 22, Railway Depot, 101 N. Main St. in Burlington. Kim Blanchard, 336-814-3722 or kiblanchard@alz.org.

Fellowship Hall's Ride 4 Recovery: 10 a.m. Sept. 22, Fellowship Hall, 5140 Dunstan Road, GB. Benefits Fellowship Hall’s Partner Scholarship Program to provide substance use treatment for those in need. $25, includes lunch. Onsite registration, 9 a.m. www.FellowshipHall.com/Ride.

Open Door Ministries of High Point Crop Walk: 3 p.m. Sept. 23, Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, 1225 Chestnut Drive, HP. Register, 2 p.m. One or three-mile routes. https://www.crophungerwalk.org/highpointnc. 336-885-0191.

Lessons for Life, Music Academy of North Carolina Gala: 7 p.m. Sept. 28, The Colonnade at Revolution Mill, 900 Revolution Mill Drive, GB. Food and drink, music. www.musicacademync.org.

Lefty for Life CBG Memorial Tournament: 12:30 p.m. Sept. 28, Bryan Park Golf Course - Champions Course, GB. Benefits Mental Health Association in Greensboro. leftyforlife@gmail.com or www.leftyforlife.org.

YWCA Greensboro Golf Tournament: 8 a.m. Sept. 28, Bryan Park Golf Course, 6275 Bryan Park Road, Browns Summit. Supports after-school and summer camp programming for Guilford County youth. rblake@ywcagsonc.org or www.eventbrite.com.

Yard Sale: 7-11 a.m. Sept. 29, Bell House, 2400 Summit Ave., GB. Benefits Creative Aging Network-NC. With Cafe Mortal and Death Cafe participants. 336-253-0856.

March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction: 6 p.m. Oct. 5, Greensboro Marriott Downtown, 304 N. Greene St., GB. Local chefs and caterers present their signature dishes. Silent and live auction. 336-231-3764 or eboyte@marchofdimes.org.

Women’s Only 5K Walk and Run: 9:30 a.m. Oct. 6, Women’s Hospital, 801 Green Valley Road, GB. Proceeds help area women detect and battle breast cancer. $30 through Sept. 12 and $40 thereafter. womensonlyrun.com.

Hirsch Wellness Network's Art Lives Here: Oct. 6, Greensboro's Revolution Mill in the renovated 1250 Arts Building. Food, beverages, art, silent auction and live music. Benefits Hirsch Wellness programs. www.hirschwellnessnetwork.org.

Fall Plant Sale: 8 a.m.-noon Oct. 6, Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main St., KV. Benefits future development of garden. www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org.

Davidson County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association Plant Sale: 8 a.m.-noon Oct. 6, 129 S. Railroad St., Lexington. Trees, shrubs, perennials, native plants. Benefits scholarships and community projects. Doug Pearson, 336-906-7710.

McLeansville Lions Club's Tractor Show and Fall Festival, Oct. 6. 336-289-3170.

Men Can Cook: 5:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 6, Greensboro Coliseum's Special Events Center. $50. Benefits Women's Resource Center of Greensboro. Music, food, silent auction. 336-275-6090.

Hampton Elementary School Fundraiser: 5-8 p.m. Oct. 11, Friendly Center McDonald’s, 617 Green Valley Road, GB. With Hamilton Lakes Lions Club. Used eye glasses donations accepted. 336-288-5535.

Shepherd's Center of Kernersville's 19th Annual Book Sale and Bake Sale: 1-7 p.m. Oct. 18, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 19 and 8 a.m.-noon Oct. 20, 130 E. Mountain St., KV. All proceeds support center. 336-992-3180.

Walk to End Alzheimer's: 9 a.m. register, 10 a.m. ceremony, 10:30 a.m. walk, Oct. 20, LeBauer Park, 208 N. Davie St. in Greensboro. Kim Blanchard, 336-814-3722 or kiblanchard@alz.org.

Walk to End Alzheimer's: 9 a.m. register, 10 a.m. ceremony, 10:30 a.m. walk, Oct. 20, Bicentennial Park, 135 Sunset Ave. in Asheboro. James Grindstaff, 980-498-7740 or jgrindstaff@alz.org.

Run 4 the Downtown Greenway: 4:30 p.m. Oct. 27, Morehead Park, 475 Spring Garden St., GB. Post-race party, 4-8 p.m. Oct. 27, Morehead Park. Music, food, entertainment and vendors. http://jonesracingcompany.com/run-4-greenway/.

International Taste of the World Gala: 6 p.m. Oct. 27, Canterbury School, Berry Hall Event Center, 5400 Old Lake Jeanette Rd, GB. International fashion show, cultural dances, exotic food and more. Benefits Jalloh's Upright Services of North Carolina. 336-265-3190 or jusnc.communityorg@gmail.com.

Shepherd’s Center of Greensboro Benefit: 1-5 p.m. Oct. 28, Ten Thousand Villages, 1564-A Highwoods Blvd., GB. Fifteen percent of the net sales during this time benefit the center. 336-378-0766.

National Conference for Community and Justice of the Piedmont Triad's 52nd Annual Brotherhood/Sisterhood Citation Award Dinner: Nov. 7, Koury Convention Center, GB. nccjtriad.org.

Merry Merry Market: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 7, Revolution Mill Colonnade Events Center, 900 or 1000 Revolution Mill Drive, GB. $5. Pre-purchased ticket holders may shop at 9 a.m. All items are handmade and hand-crafted. Benefits Backpack Beginnings. Bring food donations for Out of the Garden Project. www.merrymerrymarketgso.com.

Fourth Annual Shea’s Chase Run/Walk: 11 a.m. Nov. 10. $25 before Oct. 4 and $30 thereafter. College students, $15. www.sheaschase.com.

Greensboro Symphony Guild's Fall Gala: 6:30-10:30 p.m. Nov. 10, Proximity Hotel, 704 Green Valley Road, GB. French foods and wines, musical entertainment, a silent auction featuring original artwork by local artists and limited raffle opportunities. Benefits music education programs of the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra. www.gsoguild.org.

Greensboro Urban Ministry’s Feast of Caring: Nov. 15. 336-553-2641.

Ron Johnson Red Ribbon Run & AIDS Walk: 3-5 p.m. Nov. 17, Joymongers, 576 N. Eugene St., GB. Benefits Triad Health Project. 336-275-1654 or www.triadhealthproject.com/redribbonrun/.

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. www.cchpnc.com.

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.

August Back to School Food Drive: Bring food to these Greensboro locations - First Lutheran Church, Starmount Presbyterian, Westminster Presbyterian, Ward Black Law, Hoffman and Hoffman, Leon’s Style Salons, Leon’s Beauty School, Out of the Garden Project’s Administrative Office at the Greensboro Farmer’s Curb Market, Out of the Garden Project’s warehouse (The Church on 68, 300 N.C. 68 South), Out of the Garden Project’s shared-use kitchen, 3910 Clifton Road. www.outofthegardenproject.org.

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.

SPECIAL EVENTS

CANCELLED - Greensboro Cultural Arts Master Plan Research Report and Preliminary Strategies Event: 5:30-7 p.m. Sept. 12, Union Square Auditorium, 124 E. Gate City Blvd., GB. 336-373-3763 or https://www.greensboro-nc.gov/government/greensboro-cultural-arts-master-plan-gcamp.

POSTPONED - Maurer and his family live in Wilmington - Journalist Kevin Maurer: 7 p.m. Sept. 13, Sunset Theatre, 234 Sunset Ave., Asheboro. Maurer is author of "No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission that Killed Osama Bin Laden." Free. 800-626-2672.

T. Gilbert Pearson Audubon Society: 7 p.m. Sept. 13, Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Library, 1420 Price Park Drive, GB. With Barbara Haralson, owner of the Wild Birds Unlimited store in Greensboro. www.tgpearsonaudubon.org.

Sixth Annual Infant Mortality Walk to Remember: 11 a.m. Sept. 13, Phil G. McDonald Governmental Plaza (February One Place and Greene Street), GB. Fifty-two empty strollers will be pushed through downtown Greensboro, to represent each baby who died in 2016 (the last year statistics are available). 336-641-7777.

Harvard Law Professor Emeritus Alan Dershowitz Presents “Global Perspectives on Justice and Civil Liberties": 6:30 p.m. Sept. 13, Elon University School of Law Library, 201 N. Greene St., GB. $15 or free with Elon identification. Must reserve tickets Call 336-278-5610 between 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. on weekdays.

Lifting As We Climb - Inclusion & Diversity: 6:15 p.m. Sept. 13, HQ Greensboro, 111 W. Lewis St., GB. Join fellow UNC-Greensboro alumni to learn more about the contemporary challenges and advantages of the increasingly diverse workplaces and community. Refreshments provided by the UNCG Diversity & Inclusion Council. https://securelb.imodules.com/s/1659/community.aspx?sid=1659&gid=2&pgid=1411&cid=3458&authkey=jnvG9vpz87%2f2iXAcOKPPkmf%2bNG5EceYJRHhck2vDgOLgROw6M3fepA%3d%3d.

Reading Connections Volunteer Training: 10 a.m.-noon Sept. 14 and 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 17 and Sept. 19, Self Help Building, 122 N. Elm St., GB. Register. 336-230-2223 or info@readingconnections.org.

Guilford Green Foundation Popup Bingo: 7 p.m. Sept. 14, Studio 503, 503 E. Market St., GB. Longest running drag bingo in the southeast is here to celebrate Greensboro Pride. Custom Jewelers Cabaret Opens, 6 p.m. Bingo hall doors open, 6:30 p.m. Students, $12; tickets in advance, $15; at the door, $20. 336-790-8419 or bill@theeventguysnc.com.

POSTPONED - Greensboro Pride Festival: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 15, runs along South Elm Street from East Market Street to Smothers Place, just before the railroad tracks. GreensboroPride.org/Performances.

48th Annual Day in the Park Festival, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 15, City Lake Park, JT. Three stages of live entertainment, more than 30 arts and craft vendor spaces, food trucks, art activities for kids and folk life exhibitors. 336-889-2787, Ext. 26 or programs@highpointarts.org.

Color of Reason-Women’s Community Council Holds Domestic Violence Awareness Forum: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 15, Glenwood Recreation Center, 2010 Coliseum Blvd., GB. 336-706-2239 or colorofreason@yahoo.com.

African American Historical Tour: 10 a.m. Sept. 15, Oakwood Cemetery, 512 Steele St., HP. With local historian Phyllis Bridges. Use the Steele Street entrance. 336-885-1859.

CANCELLED - 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb: 9 a.m. Sept. 15, Bellemeade Parking Deck, 220 N. Greene St., GB. Honors the public safety personnel who perished at the World Trade Center. T-shirts, $10. Free, donations appreciated. 336-430-6041.

Greensboro Beautiful’s Big Sweep Greensboro: 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 15. Volunteers pick up litter out of waterways, streets and neighborhoods. Register. 336-373-2199 or www.GreensboroBeautiful.org.

Guided Walking Tours of Historic Washington Street, 8 a.m. Sept. 15, Changing Tides Cultural Center, 613 Washington St., GB. Free. With local historian Glenn Chavis. 336-885-1859.

Ms. Senior Guilford County 2018 Pageant: 2 p.m. Sept. 15, Spring Arbor of Greensboro, 5125 Michaux Road, GB. Sarah Daffron, 336-549-7249 or sdaffron@triad.rr.com.

Greensboro Literary Organization's Steering Committee Meeting: 6 p.m. Sept. 16, Scuppernong Books, 301 S. Elm St., GB. Make plans for "Greensboro Bound: A Literary Festival," slated for May 17-19. http://greensborobound.com/.

Worthville Preservation Group Presents History of Worthville Mill Village: 2:30-4:30 p.m. Sept. 16, St. Paul Museum, 401 High Point St., Randleman. Share stories, pictures and memories of life in Worthville. robbinse50@gmail.com.

Greensboro History Museum Guild: 10 a.m. Sept. 17, 130 Summit Ave., GB. Kathy Cates presents “The History and Impact of Greensboro Beautiful” at 10:30 a.m. The nonprofit is celebrating its 50th anniversary. 336-373-2043.

Constitution Day: 6-8 p.m. Sept. 17, International Civil Rights Center & Museum, 134 S. Elm St., GB. “United States 2.0: The Constitution as the Frame for the Civil Rights Movement.” 336-274-9199.

Greensboro Scottish Country Dance Society Open House: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 18, Guilford Grange, 4920 Guilford School Road, GB. Free. No partner required. 336-282-6507 or www.gsoscds.org.

Reimagining the Middle Passage: 6-8 p.m. Sept. 18, International Civil Rights Center & Museum, 134 S. Elm St., GB. Learn the ways that black authors, visual artists, performers and singers used art to resist the idea that blacks’ lives are not valuable. 336-274-9199.

Lunch with the League of Women Voters Piedmont Triad: noon Sept. 18, Congregational United Church of Christ, 400 W. Radiance Drive, GB. Panel discussion focused on immigration. Box lunch (optional), $11. Register. 336-547-0824 or Reservations@lwvpt.org.

Housing Authority of the City of High Point Awards Pillars of Fame and Rising Star Awards, noon Sept. 19, Astor Dowdy Towers, 701 E. Green Drive, HP. Pillars of Fame Award recipients: Dr. Derrick Medley and Darlene Mason. Rising Star award recipient: Foss Ibrahim. 336-878-2312 or www.hpha.net.

What’s in the Randolph Room?: 6:30-8 p.m. Sept. 20, Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St., Asheboro. With Ann Palmer, a librarian and genealogist. 336-318-6815.

Celebration of Speed: 6-9 p.m. Sept. 21, Petty’s Garage, Level Cross. Also, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 22, GAA Automobile Palace, 301 Norwalk St., GB. More than 400 cars will be on display, including American muscle cars, European performance cars, vintage race cars and classic motorcycles. www.celebrationofspeednc.com.

Using Your Voice - Empowerment through Voting: 3-5 p.m. Sept. 22, International Civil Rights Center & Museum, 134 S. Elm St., GB. 336-274-9199.

nJOYtheRUSH's OvHERcoming Obstacles: 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 22, Craft Recreation Center, 3911 Yanceyville St., GB. For girls in seventh through 12th grades and their mothers. Register. www.njoytherush.com.

Search for Box Turtles: noon Sept. 22, Audubon Natural Area, corner of Tankersley Drive and North Church Street in Greensboro. www.tgpearsonaudubon.org.

Modular on the Spot Greensboro: 6-10 p.m. Sept. 22, LeBauer Park, 208 N. Davie St., GB. Free night of modular synthesizer music, featuring musicians from the Triad and all over. 336-373-7533.

Luncheon with Author Wiley Cash: 11:30 a.m. Sept. 25, Pinewood Country Club, Asheboro. $25. Purchase tickets at Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St. Cash will talk about his most recent novel, "The Last Ballad." 336-318-6801.

Holocaust Survivor Zev Harel Shares Experiences: 6:30 p.m. Sept. 27, Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St., Asheboro. Harel was 15 when he was liberated by U.S. troops at the Ebensee concentration camp in Austria. He had experienced deportation to a ghetto, transport to Auschwitz in railroad cattle cars, separation from his family there and forced labor at Ebensee. 336-318-6803.

Bobbie Ann Mason on Tour for New Book: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 27, Scuppernong Books, 304 S. Elm St., GB. "Patchwork: A Bobbie Ann Mason Reader." 859-257-5200.

HPUniverse Day 2018: 6-9 p.m. Sept. 29, High Point University, Couch Hall. Free. Educational outreach event hosted by the department of physics.

Symphonic Band Concert: 7 p.m. Oct. 5, High Point University's Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Free. Full ensemble, smaller chamber groups, traditional compositions and new, modern works.

Phoenix Reading Series - Wendy Brenner: 7 p.m. Oct. 5, High Point University's Plato S. Wilson Commerce Building Ballroom. Free. Brenner is a professor of creative writing at UNC-Wilmington.

UNC-Greensboro Homecoming: Oct. 10-14. Bonfire, children's festival, soccer game, all black attire party, 5K and more. homecoming.uncg.edu.

Triad Goodwill and the Greensboro News & Record’s Fall Job Fair: noon-4 p.m. Oct. 11, Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd., GB. TriadGoodwill.org/fall-job-fair.

Launch Party for Jen Julian's "Earthly Delights and Other Apocalypses": 7 p.m. Oct. 12, UNC-Greensboro Faculty Center. Free. 336-770-5353.

LIFESPAN’s “Cabernets and Creations” Art Show: 6-8:30 p.m. Oct. 18, MOSAIC: A LIFESPAN Studio, 2108-Cheshire Way, GB. Enjoy food and wine while shopping and supporting artists with disabilities. 336-455-1618.

Phoenix Reading Series: 7 p.m. Oct. 25, High Point University's Plato S. Wilson Commerce Building Ballroom. Free. With Natasha Sajé, professor of English at Westminster College in Salt Lake City.

Open House Weekend: Oct. 26-28, American Hebrew Academy. americanhebrewacademy.org/admissions/open-house.

Fall Percussion Ensemble Concert: 7 p.m. Oct. 27, High Point University's Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Free.

Ghoulash: 2-6 p.m. Oct. 27, LeBauer Park, 208 N. Davie St., GB; Center City Park, 200 N. Elm St., GB; and businesses along Elm Street and the surrounding area. Games, inflatables, face-painting, candy and more. 336-373-2738.

Chamber Music Series - Piano Division Presents Wei Jiao: Oct. 28, High Point University's Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. Time to be announced. Free. Diverse selection of solo Chinese piano repertoire and piano duets from a variety of cultural backgrounds.

N.C. A&T Aggie Alumni Homecoming Concert: Nov. 2, Koury Convention Center, GB. Featuring Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds.

American Heroes For North Carolina Veteran’s Recognition Banquet: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Nov. 8, Koury Convention Center, GB. Organization will give three different awards for veterans who served their country honorably and who returned to succeed in business and to bring credit to the community. 336-215-5341 or AmericanHeroesforNC.org.

High Point University's Veterans Day Celebration: 8:30 a.m. Nov. 9, High Point University's James H. and Jesse E. Millis Athletic and Convocation Center. Register. Patriotic salute and complimentary breakfast for military heroes. 336-841-4636 or concierge@highpoint.edu.

Veterans Day Program: 2 p.m. Nov. 11, Country Park, 3905 Nathanael Greene Drive, GB. With Steve Millikin Black Caps Veterans Group. Speaker: Cherie L. Smith PhD, Captain U.S. Air Force (retired). 336-288-8434.

Thomas Berry Awards Ceremony: 3 p.m. Nov. 11, Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. Recognizes an individual or organization that has implemented sustainable and outstanding environmental programs or has engaged in re-imagining the human-earth relationship through scholarship, writing, poetry or the arts. melanie.buckingham@greensboro-nc.gov.

Greensboro Scottish Country Dance Society's St. Andrews Ball: Nov. 17, Guilford Grange, 4920 Guilford School Road, GB. 336-282-6507 or www.gsoscds.org.

Chamber Music Series - Piano Division Holiday Concert: 3 p.m. Nov. 18, High Point University's Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. Free. Will feature music from Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker ballet and arrangements of other favorite Christmas selections.

Thanksgiving Message Featuring Marcus Engel: 7 p.m. Nov. 19, High Point University's Francis Auditorium at Phillips Hall. Register. 336-841-4636 or concierge@highpoint.edu.

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

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 concierge@highpoint.edu.

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 paul-siceloff@triad.rr.com.

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.

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 concierge@highpoint.edu.

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

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. www.highpoint.edu/prayerbreakfast.

Community Christmas Celebration: 5:30 p.m. Dec. 13-14, throughout High Point University’s campus. Free. Thousands of Christmas lights and decorations, 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.

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

Open House Weekend: March 22-24, American Hebrew Academy. americanhebrewacademy.org/admissions/open-house.

TEDxGreensboro's 2019 Signature Event - Keep It Simple: April 4. TEDxGreensboro.com/speaker-application.

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 www.highpoint.edu/live.

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

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 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.

Drives

7 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 19, Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital, 1200 N. Elm St., GB. With Community Blood Center of the Carolinas. 704-877-9878 or www.cbcc.us.

3-6 p.m. Sept. 22, Texas Roadhouse, 2414 Battleground Ave., GB. With Community Blood Center of the Carolinas. 704-877-9878 or www.cbcc.us.

10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Sept. 27, Wesley Long Hospital, 501 N. Elam Ave., GB. With Community Blood Center of the Carolinas. 704-877-9878 or www.cbcc.us.

2:30-7 p.m. Oct. 15, Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main St., KV. www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org.

11 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 16, National Guard Armory, 1430 S. Fayetteville St., Asheboro. Randolph County Government's annual blood drive to support the military. 336-318-6340 or www.militarydonor.com, sponsor code: ASHE.

CLASSES

Bridge classes at the Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Drive, GB: Bidding in the Twenty-first Century, 9:15-11:15 a.m. Mondays, starting Sept. 10. For beginners and lapsed players. Play of the Hand: 9:15-11:15 a.m. Wednesdays, starting Sept. 12. Intermediate level. Two Over One: 9:15-11:15 a.m. Thursdays, starting Sept. 13. Not for beginners. Send $150 check to Mary Leger, 29 Nandina Drive, Greensboro, NC 27455. Cost covers class, handout materials and textbook. 336-327-6357.

Real Estate License Training Class: 9:15 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 11-Oct. 23, Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Career Center, 3740 S. Church St., Burlington. With Triangle Institute of Real Estate. Registration by Sept. 10. $445. 336-417-5990.

Lunch & Learn: noon-1 p.m. Sept. 13, Hospice and Palliative Care, 2500 Summit Ave., GB. Topic: Dementia Talk - Why do they do that… and what can I do about it?. Register. Free. Lunch provided. www.hospicegso.org/learn.

Ukulele Classes: 6-7 p.m. Mondays, begins Sept. 10, VanDyke Performance Space at the Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. For ages 16 and older. Six weeks. $75. Instruments provided. Register. 336-373-2547.

Bloom: Innovative Solutions for Inclusion Seminar: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 21, 433 Spring Garden St., GB. Register. www.bloominclusion.com.

Musical Theatre and Acting: noon-1:30 p.m. Saturdays, Sept. 29-Nov. 17, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Ages 18 and older. $50. 336-373-2728 or www.thedramacenter.com.

Lunch & Learn: noon-1 p.m. Oct. 11, Hospice and Palliative Care, 2500 Summit Ave., GB. Topic: Beyond the Casserole: How to Truly Support Grieving Friends and Family. Register. Free. Lunch provided. www.hospicegso.org/learn.

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 www.GreenHillNC.org/arts-wellness.

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 Lundeeht@gmail.com.

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.

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, 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. Pumpkin Pancakes and Celebration Day, 8-11:30 a.m. Oct. 20. Made 4 the Holidays Arts, Crafts and Pottery Festival, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 11 and Dec. 2. Pre-Thanksgiving Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 21. Apple Pancakes and Celebration Day, 8-11:30 a.m. Nov. 17. 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 http://guilfordccn.org/. 336-373-2402.

Grove Street People’s Market: 6-8 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 4, 1307 Glenwood Ave., GB. Produce, baked goods, plant starts, handmade goods from local vendors. Also, ready-to-eat dinner selections from local entrepreneurs. Facebook: grovestpeoplesmarket.

High Point Farmers' Market: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, through Oct. 27, High Point Public Library parking lot, 901 N. Main St., HP. www.highpointnc.gov/2069/Peach-Day.

Local produce, seasonal plants and herbs, handmade crafts, healthy cooking demonstrations, health screenings and fun and interactive kids’ corner. Also each week a local community partner will be highlighted. 336-689-4463.

Jamestown Community Farmers Market: 5-8 p.m. Wednesdays, through Oct. 24, First Baptist Church of Jamestown, 306 Guilford Road, JT. Complimentary dinner provided while you shop. 336-454-2786.

Lexington Farmers Market, Saturdays, through Oct. 13, 129 Railroad St., Lexington. 336-287-6017.

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

Pleasant Garden: 7 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 3-6 p.m. Wednesdays through Sept. 15, Town of Pleasant Garden Picnic Shelter, 4920 Alliance Church Road, Pleasant Garden. 336-674-3002 or www.pleasantgarden.net.

GARDEN

Seed Saving: 6:30 p.m. Sept. 17, Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St., Asheboro. Learn tips and tricks for saving seeds from your garden. Free. 336-318-6803.

History of Cultivation: noon-1 p.m. Sept. 20, Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main St., KV. Members, free; non-members, $2. Register. Drinks provided. www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org.

Art in the Garden: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 6, Guilford County Cooperative Extension Office, 3309 Burlington Road, GB. With NC Extension Master Gardener Volunteers of Guilford County. 336-641-2400 or Hanna_smith@ncsu.edu.

Japanese Maple Madness: 10-11 a.m. Oct. 6, Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main St., KV. With Matt and Tim Nichols, co-owners and operators of MrMaple.com. Register. $10. www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org.

"Fall" in Love with Your Garden: noon-1 p.m. Oct. 11, Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main St., KV. With Adrienne Roethling. Members, free; non-members, $2. Register. Drinks provided. www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org.

Tender and Hardy Succulents: noon-1 p.m. Nov. 8, Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main St., KV. With Hayden Shuping, greenhouse manager, Reynolda Gardens of Wake Forest University. Members, free; non-members, $2. Register. Drinks provided. www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org.

Cove Creek Gardens: 9 a.m.-noon Mondays, Tuesdays and Saturdays, April through October, 4505 Summit Ave., GB. Other times by appointment. Public conservation education garden. Walking trails and more. Free. 336-621-0611 or www.covecreekgardens.org.

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 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 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. , Earth Fare, 2965 Battleground Ave., GB. Daylily plants for sale. 336-456-4509 or https://triadnc.weebly.com/. Also, http://arcg.is/1mC0DC.

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. Oct. 6, 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.

RECREATION

Advanced Ukulele: 6:30 p.m. Sept. 10, Moore Music Company, 615 W. Market St., GB. Ten weeks. $150. Register. Ages 12 and older. 336-274-4636.

Final Baptiste Power Yoga Class of the Year: 5:45-6:30 p.m. Sept. 26, LeBauer Park, 208 N. Davie St., GB. https://www.greensborodowntownparks.org/fitness.

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 newgardenmoose@triad.rr.com.

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

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 Fitness: 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays, May through October (except for July), Morehead Park Trailhead Parking Area, 475 Spring Garden St., GB. With Bryan YMCA. 336-379-0821.

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, West Wing, Depot, 236 E. Washington St., GB. Jennifer Hance, 336-373-2549. 


Gate City Horizons Concert Band: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays, West Wing, Depot, 236 E. Washington St., 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.

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. $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 coventryk@yahoo.com.

Piedmont Hiking and Outing Club: hikes, ski trips, restaurant outings, and club programs, 52 weeks a year. www.piedmonthikingandoutingclub.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. Currently on summer break until Sept. 18. 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.

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.

REUNIONS

Other

28th Annual Old Tate Street Station Post Office Reunion: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 1, Golden Corral, 2419 Lawndale Drive, GB. Thomas Butler, 336-549-0787.

Schools

Page High, Class of 1968: Oct. 12-13. Join the official website at www.pagehs1968.com or contact Robert Allen rlallendc@gmail.com or Sharon Trull Morgan drstmorg@hotmail.com.

Kiser Middle School - Kiser Pride Celebration for alumni, staff and friends: 10 a.m.-noon, Oct. 27, 716 Benjamin Parkway, GB. Reunite with classmates and teachers, share memorabilia, enjoy arts performances and meet the new principal. To join the Kiser Alumni Association, contact kiseralumni@gmail.com.

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.

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

SENIORS

Open House and Holistic Health and Wellness Fair: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 13, 2401 Fairview St., GB. Open to ages 55 and older. Tours, demonstrations, free health screenings, flu shots, medicine collection, goody bags, door prizes and refreshments. 336-373-7564 or www.greensboro-nc.gov/seniors.

50+ Art Show & Sale: 5-9 p.m. Sept. 14 and noon-5 p.m. Sept. 15-16, Bell House, 2400 Summit Ave., GB. Opportunity for older artists from the community to showcase and sell their work. With Creative Aging Network-NC. 336-253-0856.

Let’s Go Seniors Tuesday Talk: 10-11:30 a.m. Sept. 25, Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro, 330 S. Greene St., GB. David Holley, artistic director and general director of Greensboro Opera, will share the opera’s impact on the Greensboro/worldwide communities. Free. For ages 50 and older. letsgosrs@gmail.com.

Adventures in Learning: Thursdays, Oct. 4-Nov. 8, First Baptist Church, 1000 W. Friendly Ave., GB. With The Shepherd’s Center of Greensboro. Classes will touch on 18 different topics plus lunch time forum presentations. 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 www.shepctrg.org.

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

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 RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

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 RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

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 RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

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 RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

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 RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

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 RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

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 RuralOutreach@senior-resources-guilford.org.

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.

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: 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. www.greensborokiwanis.org.

336-856-1600 or www.greensborokiwanis.org.

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

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 pppppp33@bellsouth.net.

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, zelma_higgins@yahoo.com.

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. 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.

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.

Pullman Poet Society: second Monday, Centennial Station Arts Center, 121 S. Centennial St., HP. For all ages and skill levels. Clint Bowman, 336-889-2787, Ext. 26 or programs@highpointarts.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.

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.

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.

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. The group won't rehearse April 30. Look for the group on meetup.com.

Triad Association of Health Underwriters: 10 a.m. Sept. 27, Wingate by Wyndham, 3901 Sedgebrook St., HP. Gary Bolt, the vice president of Individual U65 and Small Group Segments at Blue Cross Blue Shield North Carolina, will talk about the Affordable Care Act and give updates on small group and individual markets. Register. 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.

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 pgibbs@triad.rr.com.

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 aobnbb@yahoo.com.

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 UNC-Greensboro 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.

Steve Millikin Black Caps: 8 a.m. Oct. 6, Golden Corral, 2419 Lawndale Drive, GB. Breakfast optional. 336-288-8434 or clingenpeel@triad.rr.com.

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. Sept. 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 dtimmons@trellissupport.org.

Veterans Coffee: 8:30-10:30 a.m. Oct. 11, 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 dtimmons@trellissupport.org.

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

Women to Work, Job Search Strategies for Success: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 11-20, Women's Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Register. 336-275-6090.

What Are You Really Hungry For: 2-4:30 p.m. Sept. 18, Women's Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Are you eating to avoid feelings of anxiety, sadness, stress or other upsets? Register. 336-275-6090.

Workshop through GWEN Program: 6-7:30 p.m. Sept. 18, Grubb Family YMCA, 609 Trindale Road, Archdale. Subject: Personal wellness. www.womeninmotionhp.org.

The Truth About Sweeteners - Don't Sugar Coat It: 1-2 p.m. Sept. 20, Women's Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Learn all you need to know about natural and artificial sweeteners. Register. 336-275-6090.

Breaking Up and Moving On: 5:30-6:45 p.m. Sept. 20, Women's Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. With Jackie Stanley, an attorney. Learn what is means to be legally separated; how the court decides custody; who pays child support and alimony; who gets the house; can you file for divorce on your own; and more. Register. 336-275-6090.

Five Key Building Blocks to Healing and Better Health: 11 a.m.-noon Sept. 25, Women's Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Stress, sleep, hormones, movement, food choices. Register. 336-275-6090.

Workshop through GWEN Program: 6-7:30 p.m. Sept. 25, High Point YWCA, 155 W. Westwood Ave. in High Point. Subject: Professional. www.womeninmotionhp.org.

Fall Gardening: 10:30-11:30 a.m. Sept. 26, Women's Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Free. Register. 336-275-6090.

Workshop through GWEN Program: 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 2, Mary Perry Ragsdale Family YMCA, 900 Bonner Drive in Jamestown. Subject: Negotiation and communication. www.womeninmotionhp.org.

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

Make it at the Museum: 6-7:15 p.m. first Thursday through Nov. 1, Weatherspoon Art Museum, 500 Tate St., GB. UNC-Greensboro alumni and families may join UNCG's art-educators-in-training for free, fun exhibition-inspired activities. Register. 336-334-4024 or dmacleod@uncg.edu.

Storybook Theatre: 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 25-Nov. 13, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Ages 4-6. $50. 336-373-2728 or www.thedramacenter.com.

Mini-Musical Seussical: 10:45-11:45 a.m. Saturdays, Sept. 29-Nov. 17, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Ages 5-8. $50. 336-373-2728 or www.thedramacenter.com.

Mini-Musical Seussical: 9:30-10:30 a.m. Saturdays, Sept. 29-Nov. 17, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Ages 9-12. $50. 336-373-2728 or www.thedramacenter.com.

Make it at the Museum: 6-7:15 p.m. Oct. 4 and Nov. 1, Weatherspoon Art Museum, 500 Tate St., GB. UNC-Greensboro alumni and families may join UNCG's art-educators-in-training for free, fun exhibition-inspired activities. Register. 336-334-4024 or dmacleod@uncg.edu.

Piedmont Cotillions Program: Mondays, Oct. 8-Nov. 5, Sedgefield Country Club, GB. Designed to introduce young adults in the fifth to eighth grades to the importance of social graces and character education. 336-601-0673 or www.piedmontcotillions.com.

Make it at the Museum: 6-7:15 p.m. Nov. 1, Weatherspoon Art Museum, 500 Tate St., GB. UNC-Greensboro alumni and families may join UNCG's art-educators-in-training for free, fun exhibition-inspired activities. Register. 336-334-4024 or dmacleod@uncg.edu.

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. 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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