Key

GB — Greensboro

HP — High Point

JT — Jamestown

KV — Kernersville

SPECIAL EVENTS

Greensboro History Museum Guild: 10 a.m. May 20, Greensboro History Museum, 130 Summit Ave., GB. Speaker: Bill Moore, former director of the museum. 336-373-2043.

Evening of Irish and American Folk Music 6:30 p.m. May 20, Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St., Asheboro. With Greensboro-based musicians Travis Hicks and Scott Manring. 336-318-6803.

Kellin Foundation’s Ribbon Cutting ceremony: 3 p.m. May 20, 2110 Golden Gate Drive, GB. Celebrate launch of foundation’s new trauma recovery center. www.kellinfoundation.org.

Barnabas Network Open House: 5-7 p.m. May 21, 838 Winston St., GB. For current and potential volunteers. Tours, wine, cheese, light refreshments. 336-370-4002 or info@thebarnabasnetwork.org.

Grand Opening for Outdoor Pickleball Complex: 10 a.m. May 23, Smith Community Park, 2401 Fairview St., GB. Courts available for open play, free Beginner’s Pickleball Clinic. Register. tinyurl.com/smithclinicMay19.

Hirsch Wellness Network’s 10th Annual Lunafest Film Festival: 7-9:30 p.m. May 23, Community Theater of Greensboro, 520 S. Elm St. Showcases the best, award-winning indie short films by female filmmakers from around the world. 336-549-8367 or www.hirschwellnessnetwork.org.

Jazz Picnics: 6-7:30 p.m. May 26, Center City Park, 200 N. Elm St., GB. 336-379-0821.

Tour of Quaker Cemetery: 10 a.m. May 27, New Garden, 801 New Garden Road, GB. With Max L. Carter, a retired professor of Quaker studies. Learn the history of Quaker response to wars since the 1700s, anti-slavery work and contributions to social justice. 336-292-7316.

MEMORIAL DAY

Memorial Day Program: 2 p.m. May 26, Country Park, 3905 Nathanael Greene Drive, GB. With Steve Millikin Black Caps Veterans Group. Speaker: Col. Charles Jones USMC (ret). 336-288-8434.

Memorial Day Ceremony Featuring Major General Tom Wilkerson: 11 a.m. May 27, Carolina Field of Honor, Triad Park, 9652 W. Market St., KV. Color guards, special music, the laying of the wreath, taps and other commemorative activities. Bring seating. www.carolinafieldofhonor.org.

BLOOD DRIVES

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

10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. May 20, Greensboro Bar Association, 101 W. Friendly Ave., GB.

8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. May 21, Archdale Recreation Center, 214 Park Drive, Archdale.

2:30-7:30 p.m. May 22, Westover Church, 505 Muirs Chapel Road, GB.

2:30-7 p.m. May 23, Guilford College United Methodist Church, 1205 Fleming Road, GB.

2-6:30 p.m. May 23, St. Timothy’s United Methodist Church, 5228 Hilltop Road, JT.

2-6:30 p.m. May 23, Stokesdale Elementary School, 8025 U.S. 158, Stokesdale.

9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. May 24, Smith High School, 2407 S. Holden Road, GB.

noon-4:30 p.m. May 26, Wal-Mart Supercenter, 4424 W. Wendover Ave., GB.

CAREER

Resume Writing: 5-8 p.m. May 21, Mount Zion Baptist Church, 753 Washington St., HP. With Erin Trauth, assistant professor of English at High Point University. Free. 336-841-9630 or ccadeau@highpoint.edu.

Writing a Cover Letter: 5-8 p.m. May 30, Mount Zion Baptist Church, 753 Washington St., HP. With Erin Trauth, assistant professor of English at High Point University. Free. 336-841-9630 or ccadeau@highpoint.edu.

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

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

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

CLASSES

Diving into Diagnosis: 1-2:30 p.m. May 22, Central Library, 219 N. Church St., GB. Youth mental health. With Mental Health Greensboro. www.mhag.org/diving/.

Wheel-Throwing Boot Camp with Jared Zehmer: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 25, North Carolina Pottery Center, 233 East Ave., Seagrove. $105-$120. 336-873-8430 or membership@ncpotterycenter.org.

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

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

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

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

FARMERS’ MARKETS

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

Greensboro Farmers’ Curb Market: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays and 7 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 501 Yanceyville St., GB. Orange Card beneficiaries get $10 in tokens weekly to shop the Wednesday and Saturday market for fresh produce, milk, eggs, meat, poultry and seafood — 336-895-4900 or http://guilfordccn.org/. 336-373-2402.

Grove Street People’s Market: 6-8 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 3, 1417 Glenwood Ave., GB. Dinner, produce, crafts and more. Facebook: grovestpeoplesmarket.

High Point Farmers’ Market: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, through Oct. 26, High Point Public Library parking lot, 901 N. Main St., HP. Rain or shine. Food, handmade crafts, healthy cooking demonstrations, health screenings and interactive kids’ corner. A local community partner is highlighted each week. May 25: Featured Farmer — Bernie’s Berries. 336-883-3022 or www.highpointnc.gov/1753/High-Point-Farmers-Market.

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

RECREATION

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.

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.

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: 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

Family

Blake Family Reunion: 1 p.m. June 9, Blackwood Chapel Church, 5159 Pekin Road, Candor. Descendants of James Blake and Wincey Thompson (Tayor, Bob, Tom and David) are invited. Bring photos, food and stories. A new book of Pekin stories will be available.

Schools

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

Greensboro Senior, Class of 1951: 11 a.m. May 31, Royce Reynolds Building, 1015 W. Market St., GB. Jane Dabbs Cauble, 336-274-5664 or jdc8g@att.net.

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

SENIORS

Medicare Basics for Seniors: 10 a.m. May 23, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St., HP. Learn all about Medicare and how to correctly fill out forms. With Eric Moser. 336-883-3646.

Adventures in Learning: Thursdays through June 6, First Baptist Church, 1000 W. Friendly Ave., GB. Multiple classes, lunchtime forum speakers. Program designed to enrich the lives and learning of older adults. 336-378-0766 or www.shepctrg.org.

WOMEN

Breaking Up and Moving On: 5:45-6:45 p.m. May 23, Women’s Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Attorney Jackie Stanley. Free. Register. 336-275-6090.

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