Key

GB — Greensboro

HP — High Point

JT — Jamestown

KV — Kernersville

SPECIAL EVENTS

Snakes Alive: 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 6:30 p.m. June 24, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St. Learn all about local snakes and more exotic snakes. Free. 336-883-3666.

Multiple Sclerosis Self Help: 6:15 p.m. June 25, Main Street United Methodist Church, 306 S. Main St., KV. Speaker: Kimberly Fasczewski, assistant professor and graduate program director in the department of health and exercise science at Appalachian State University. triad.ms.newlydiagnosed@gmail.com.

Health Fair: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. June 26, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St., HP. Health screenings, exercise demonstrations, children’s activities and more. 336-883-3646.

Downtown Greenway Golf Cart Tours: 4-5:30 p.m. June 27, 9:30-11 a.m. June 28, 4-5:30 p.m. June 28, 9:30-11 a.m. June 29, Woven Works Park, 401 Cumberland St., GB. Register. Laura Lorenz, 336-387-8355 or llorenz@actiongreensboro.org.

Star Party — Astronomy for Everyone: 6:30 p.m. June 27, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St. For school-age children (and adults). Astronomer Kevin Manning, a former consultant with NASA, will share his knowledge about the stars and planets. Free. 336-883-3666.

Beach Music Concert: 6-8 p.m. June 27, LeBauer Park, 208 N. Davie St., GB. With Children’s Home Society and Bill Black Chevrolet. $10. Children 11 and younger, free. The Tams. 800-632-1400, Ext. 553.

International Civil Rights Center & Museum’s George C. Simkins Jr. Golf Classic: 7:30 a.m. June 28, Forest Oaks Country Club, 4600 Forest Oaks Country Club, GB. Tee time, 8:30 a.m. 336-274-9199, Jswaine@sitinmovement.org or www.sitinmovement.org.

Greensboro College Pride Palooza: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 28. Will feature discussion by a panel of current students, a campus tour and lunch. Free. Register. www.greensboro.edu/admissions-info/pride-palooza-registration/.

Farmer Minor and Daisy the Pig: 11 a.m. June 29, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St. Free. 336-883-3666.

“Drive-in” Movie: 5-8 p.m. June 29, High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave. HP. Decorate a cardboard car and watch “The Sandlot.” 336-885-1859.

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.

Independence Day Celebration: 6 p.m. June 29, Pleasant Garden Community Center, 5024 Alliance Church Road. Children’s activities, music, dance performances and more. Fireworks display at sunset. Free. Rain date: June 30. 336-674-3002 or www.pleasantgarden.net.

Arts Splash Concerts: 6:30-8 p.m. June 30, High Point University Amphitheater, 905 Founders St., HP. West African musicians Diali Cissokho & Kaira Ba. Free. Bring seating. Register by June 28. 336-841-4636 or concierge@highpoint.edu.

Summer Parks Series Concert: 5 p.m. June 30, Triad Park, 9652 W. Market St., KV. NC Brass Band. Bring seating. Those who bring a non-perishable food item for Second Harvest Food Bank will receive a voucher for a free soft drink or bottle of water at the Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County tent. 336-831-5788.

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.

Drives

2-6:30 p.m. June 24, Kernersville Wesleyan Church/Family Life Center, 930 N. Main St., KV.

2:30-7 p.m. June 24, Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main St., KV.

12-4:30 p.m. June 26, Pennybyrn at Maryfield, 109 Penny Road, HP.

2:30-7:30 p.m. June 26, Greensboro Elks Lodge, 2201 W. Cornwallis Drive, GB.

10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. June 27, Bernard Robinson & Company, 1501 Highwoods Blvd., Suite 300, GB.

1:30-6 p.m. June 28, Ridgewood Swim & Tennis Club, 8088 James Doak Parkway, GB.

3-7:30 p.m. June 28, New Hope Community Development, 304 S. English St., GB.

10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. June 29, Concord Friends Meeting, 5000 Old Randleman Road, GB.

11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 29, Union Cross Fire Department, 4401 High Point Road, KV.

12:30-5 p.m. June 30, Lowes Food, 2205 Oak Ridge Road, Oak Ridge.

CAREER

Resume Re-Design: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 25, Women’s Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Register. 336-275-6090.

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.

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

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

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

CLASSES

Lunch and Learn — Best Practices for a Family Friendly Workplace: noon-1:30 p.m. June 25, Union Square Campus, Room 166, 124 E. Gate City Blvd., GB. $15. Lunch provided. How to attract and retain top talent, increase productivity, positively affect the bottom line and improve child well-being. www.eventbrite.com.

Diving into Diagnosis: 1-2:30 p.m. June 26, Central Library, 219 N. Church St., GB. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. With Mental Health Greensboro. www.mhag.org/diving/.

Pop-Up Fitness Class: 5:45-6:45 p.m. June 27, Lo-Fi Park, 500 N. Eugene St., GB. With Emily Morris. Bring yoga mat and water bottle. llorenz@actiongreensboro.org.

Fly Fishing 101 Classes: 8-10:30 a.m. June 29, 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.

Inspired Living Workshop — Tools for Fulfilling Our Dreams: 1-4 p.m. June 29, Hirsch Wellness Network, 1250 Revolution Mill Drive, Studio 130, GB. Free. For cancer survivors and caregivers. Register. 336-209-0259, Admin@hirschcenter.org or www.hirschwellnessnetwork.org.

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.

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 http://shepnetgreensboro.org/registration.html. For brochure, call 336-378-0766. Volunteers always needed, info@shepctrg.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.

REUNIONS

Schools

Dudley High School, Class of 1979: July 19-21. Early Bird registration ends soon. Debbie Benton, dudleyclassof79@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.

SENIORS

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

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

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

Adventures in Learning: Multiple classes, lunchtime forum speakers. Program designed to enrich the lives and learning of older adults. 336-378-0766 or www.shepctrg.org.

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

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

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.

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. 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.

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

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

WOMEN

A Journey of Self-Development — Establishing Your Identity in Motherhood: 9:30-11 a.m. June 26, Women’s Resource Center, 628 Summit Ave., GB. Presented by Olivia Gordon. Self-development workshop. Register. 336-275-6090.

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

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

YOUTHS

Movie Mondays: 1 p.m. Mondays, June 24-Aug. 5, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St., HP. Free. For teens. 336-883-3674.

ENERGY at the Park: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays, June 24-Aug. 8. Rising first graders through 15-year-olds are invited for supervised sports, games, crafts and free lunch. Parents or guardians can register their children at any participating playground. Greensboro locations: Arlington Park, 1201 Bellevue St.; Douglas Park, 705 Douglas Park St.; Eastside Park, 429 Gillespie St.; Hampton Park, 3111 Four Seasons Blvd.; Hannaford Park, 1701 Hannaford St.; Heath Park, 3750 Holts Chapel Road; Rosewood Park, 1400 Mayfield Ave.; and Woodmere Park, 2100 Autumn Drive. 336-373-7502 or www.greensboro-nc.gov/energy.

Story Time: 9:30-1:30 a.m. Wednesdays, through July 31, New Garden Friends School Library, 1128 New Garden Road, GB. July 3: Closed. For toddlers and preschoolers. Stories, crafts and more. cskidmore@ngfs.org.

Community Service Night: 5 p.m. June 27, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St., HP. Teens can earn two hours of community service volunteer hours by participating in this event. 336-883-3674.

Crafty Teens: 5 p.m. Wednesdays, July 3, 17 and 31, and Aug. 7, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St., HP. Supplies provided. Free. 336-883-3674.

Coding for Teens and Tweens: 3 p.m. July 5, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St., HP. With Code Ninjas of High Point. Register. 336-883-3674.

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.

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.

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. March readers — The National Hook up of Black Women (Triad Chapter). Register. 336-274-9199 or kniblett@sitinmovement.org

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