GB — Greensboro

HP — High Point

JT — Jamestown

KV — Kernersville


Greensboro Stamp Club: 6:30 p.m. July 9, Lindley Park Recreation Center, 2907 Springwood Drive, GB. Pete Evenson presents, “The Stamps of the Century of Progress — The Chicago World’s Fair of 1933-1934.” 336-294-0326 or

Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina Hosts Grand Re-opening: 9 a.m. July 10, 3921 Battleground Ave., GB. Free pizza, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

FoodCorps’ Beautification Day: 9:30 a.m.-noon July 10, Fairview Elementary School, 608 Fairview St., HP. Volunteers are needed to weed, add soil to the garden and plant transplants.

Parkinson’s Education Symposium: 8:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 12, Well Spring Theatre, 4100 Well Spring Drive, GB. With Cone Health LeBauer Neurology Movement Disorders. Free. Register. 336-832-3060 or

NC MedAssist’s Mobile Free Pharmacy: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. July 12, Equation Church, 901 Broad Ave., GB. Free over-the-counter medications. Must be 18 or older. Cone Health will offer health screenings. Volunteers needed.

Movie Night: 8:30 p.m. July 13, Mount Hope Community Fire Department, 6651 Holts Store Road, Julian.

Washington Street Walking Tour: 8-9:30 a.m. July 13, Changing Tides Cultural Center, 613 Washington St., HP. With Glenn Chavis, a local historian. 336-885-1859.

Arts Splash Concerts: 6:30-8 p.m. July 14, High Point Library Plaza, 901 N. Main St., HP. Bombadil. Free. Bring seating. 336-889-2787 or Carolina Folk Festival: Sept. 6-8, downtown Greensboro. 336-279-7086 or

Songs of Faith, Songs of Freedom — Music of the Underground Railroad: 3 p.m. July 14, New Garden Friends Meeting, 801 New Garden Road, GB. Kim R. Harris performs. 336-292-5487.

Eastern Music Festival’s Young Artists Wind Ensemble Perform: 7:30 p.m. July 15, Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Free. Reserve seats. 336-841-4636 or


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.


8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. July 8, State Employees’ Credit Union, 2047 Oak Ridge Road, Oak Ridge.

2-6:30 p.m. July 8, Bales Wesleyan Church, 1001 Bales Chapel Road, JT.

2:30-7 p.m. July 8, Adams Farm Community Church, 5113 Mackay Road, JT.

2-6:30 p.m. July 10, Ragsdale YMCA Jamestown, 900 Bonner Road, JT.

2-6 p.m. July 10, New Garden Friends School, 2015 Pleasant Ridge Road, GB.

3-7:30 p.m. July 11, First Christian Church, 1130 N. Main St., KV.

2-6:30 p.m. July 11, Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, 1225 Chestnut St., HP.

8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 12, High Point Medical Center, 601 N. Elm St., HP. Conference Rooms A1, A2 and B (on the first floor of the hospital). 336-878-6888.

2-6:30 p.m. July 15, Green Street Baptist Church, 303 N. Rotary Drive, HP.

2:30-7 p.m. July 15, Tabernacle Baptist Church, 3929 Johnson St., HP.

2:30-7 p.m. July 15, Liberty Wesleyan Church, 15303 N.C. 158 West, Summerfield.


Women to Work — Job Search Strategies for Success: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 9-11 and July 15-18, Women’s Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Free. Register. 336-275-6090.

Chick-fil-A Restaurants Hiring Day: 8-11 a.m. and 2-6 p.m. July 16, 24 Triad-area Chick-fil-A restaurants. Greensboro: The Village at North Elm, 209 Pisgah Church Road; Friendly, 611 Pembroke Road; Gate City, 2710 Koury Blvd.; Four Seasons Towne Centre, 348 Four Seasons Town Center; Brassfield, 3703 Battleground Ave.; Wendover, 1100 Lanada Road; and Guilford College, 5901 W. Friendly Ave. Other local restaurants include: 1212 E. Dixie Drive and Randolph Mall, 425 Randolph Mall, both in Asheboro; Eastchester, 3855 John Gordon Lane and 2700 N. Main St., both in High Point; and 1110 S. Main St. in Kernersville.

Multi-Generational Team Building in the Workplace: noon-1:30 p.m. July 30, Charles Aris, 299 N. Greene St., GB. $15. Lunch provided.

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

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

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

Women’s Job Club: 9:30-11 a.m. first Wednesdays, Women’s Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Employment tips from monthly guest speakers, participate in activities, network. July 10: “I Can and Today I Will” with Linda Stell, You Defined Life Coaching. 336-275-6090.


The Caregiver Experience — Navigating Rough Waters: noon-1 p.m. July 11, Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro’s Lusk Center, 2501 Summit Ave. Ways caregivers can maintain — or regain — balance and hope. Free. Lunch provided. Register.

QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training: 1-2:30 p.m. July 11, Mental Health Greensboro, 700 Walter Reed Drive. Best-practices program offering training in suicide/crisis aversion. $30. 336-373-1402 or

Hands-on Ancestry and FamilySearch: 7 p.m. July 11, Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St. 336-318-6800.

Fly Fishing 101 Classes: 8-10:30 a.m. July 13, July 20, July 27, Orvis, 627 Friendly Center Road, GB. Free. All equipment provided. Youth 15 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. 336-547-7898.

Financial Literacy Workshop: 10:30 a.m. July 14, Kingdom Vision Life Center, 2439 W. Florida St., GB. Free. With Rory Douglas.

Painting the Landscape in Oils and Acrylic — Plein Air with Henry Bowers: 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, July 16-Aug. 15, public sites around Randolph County. Students will need to furnish their own supplies. With Randolph Community College. Class (#70844). $70.55. 336-633-0268.

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

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

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

Healing Touch Clinic: 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.

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

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 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.

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