5 THURSDAY

SCREENINGS

”October Sky”: 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunset Theatre, 234 Sunset Ave., AB. www.sunsettheatre.org.

f ”Queen of Katwe”: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. library.greensboro-nc.gov.

CLUBS & CAFES

Sapphire Hookah Lounge Happy Hour: 4-8 p.m. 3793 Samet Drive, GB. www.sapphirehookah.com.

Clinton Horton: 6-9 p.m. O.Henry Hotel, 624 Green Valley Road, GB. 336-854-2000.

f Open Mic with Country Dan Collins: 6:30 p.m. Muddy Creek Cafe, 5455 Bethania Road, WS. 336-923-8623.

Sippin’ and Readin’ Book Club Meeting: 7-9 p.m. Stonefield Cellars Winery, 8220 N.C. 68, Stokesdale. Discussing “The Beantown Girls” by Jane Healy. www.stonefieldcellars.com

Northland & Erra with Currents and Crystal Lake: 7 p.m. The Blind Tiger, 1819 Spring Garden St., GB. 336-272-9888. $18.

Trivia Thursdays: 7 p.m. Beer Co., 106 W. Elm St., Graham.

f Old Time Jam: Leveneleven Brewing, 1111 Coliseum Blvd., GB. www.leveneleven.com

MUSIC

Songs of Hope and Justice: 7 p.m. Van Dyke Performance Space, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Greensboro singer-songwriter Laurelyn Dossett hosts renowned folk musicians including Phil Cook, Anya Hinkle, Lalenja Harrington, DaShawn and Wendy Hickman, Molly McGinn, bassist Bingham, drummer Daniel Faust, and actor/activist Sarita Ocón. $21.29-$43.84. www.thevandyke.org.

FUN STUFF

Meet-Up Paddle: 8:30 a.m. Mackintosh Marina, 2704 Huffman Mill Road, BU. With a certified kayak instructor. $15, $5 with personal boat. Registration required. www.burlingtonnc.gov/kayaking; Melissa Hoose, 336-222-5135.

GED Classes: 12:30 p.m.-2:20 p.m. The Mayco Bigelow Community Center at North Park, 849 Sharpe Road, BU. For ages 16 and older. Classes are free, but registration is required. Alamance Community College at 336-506-4376.

Game, Geek and Grow: 3:30-5 p.m. McGirt-Horton Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., GB.

f Family Game Night: 4-8 p.m. The Mayco Bigelow Community Center at North Park, 849 Sharpe Road, BU. 336-222-5138.

Lecture: Keith Carter: 6-7:30 p.m. Weatherspoon Art Museum, UNCG, GB. weatherspoonart.org.

Gate City Quilt Guild: 6:30 p.m. social, 7 p.m. meeting. New Garden Friends Meeting, 801 New Garden Road, GB. Presented by Anne Schroth from Red Canary Studio. $35 annual membership, $20 for seniors. 336-282-9679.

f Phoenix Reading Series: Bookmarks, Rajia Hassib: 7 p.m. Wilson Ballroom in the Plato S. Wilson School of Commerce, High Point University, HP. Hassib’s first novel, “In the Language of Miracles,” was a New York Times Editors’ Choice selection and received an honorable mention from the Arab American Book Award. “A Pure Heart” is a powerful novel about two Egyptian sisters, their divergent fates and the secrets of one family. www.highpoint.edu/friends.

MUSEUMS & GALLERIES

Gene Kronberg: Digitals, Drawings, and Paintings: The Artery Gallery, 1711 Spring Garden St., GB. Through Sept. 13. www.thearterygallery.com

f The Bicycle: Art Meets Form: 5:30-7:30 p.m. opening reception. Theatre Art Galleries, 220 E. Commerce Ave., HP. Through Oct. 4.

f ”Release of the Untamed Mind: Works by Hoyte Phifer, Visual Artist and Poet”: 6 p.m. reception. Delta Arts Center, 2611 New Walkertown Road, WS. 336-722-2625. www.deltaartscenter.org

6 FRIDAY

CLUBS & CAFES

Drew Thomas: 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. The Comedy Zone, 1126 S. Holden Road, GB. 336-333-1034.

The Plank Road Ramblers: 8-11 p.m. Muddy Creek Cafe and Music Hall, 5455 Bethania Road, WS. $12, $7 in advance.

Filmore: 8:30 p.m. Cone Denim Entertainment Center, 117 S. Elm St., GB. $10-$25. 800-745-3000.

Sunwatchers, FutureNature, Negative Space: 9 p.m. Monstercade, 204 W. Acadia Ave., WS. 336-893-8592.

Nikki Hill: 9 p.m. The Blind Tiger, 1819 Spring Garden St., GB. $12-$150. 336-272-9888.

Pop-Up Dance Club: 10 p.m.-1 a.m. Print Works Bistro, 702 Green Valley Road, GB. Featuring DJ Jessica Mashburn. 336-379-0699.

Open Mic: Uprising Books and Coffee, 655 Washington St., Eden. 336-612-2857.

DANCE

Beginner Salsa: 6 p.m. Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Studio 305 $10 per class, $35 four classes. www.greensborosalsadance.com. 336-303-8782.

FUN STUFF

North Carolina Folk Festival: Sept. 6-8. Downtown Greensboro. www.ncfolkfestival.com.

Women’s Flat Track Derby Association’s International Playoffs: Sept. 6-8. Winston-Salem Fairgrounds and Annex. www.wftda.com/tickets.

Forsyth Gem & Mineral Show: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sept. 6-7, noon-5 p.m. Sept. 8. Educational Building, Winston-Salem Fairgrounds, Winston-Salem. $3 admission, free for children with accompanying adult. Free parking (enter at Gate 9 off 27th Street). www.forsythgemclub.com

f Total Body Exercise Class: noon-1 p.m. High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St., HP. Maxine Days, 336-883-3646 or maxine.days@highpointnc.gov

That All May Know: 6 p.m. Sept. 6, 3 p.m. Sept. 7. Market Square in Downtown Reidsville. A weekend city-wide revival. Pastors speaking, music and entertainment.

Game, Geek and Grow: 3:30-5 p.m. McGirt-Horton Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., GB. library.greensboro-nc.gov

Knitting Now: 4:30-5:30 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. Teacher will help you get started. Bring needles if you have them. Yarn is provided. 336-373-2925.

Central Carolina Fair: 5-11 p.m. Sept. 6, 13; 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Sept. 7, 14; 1 p.m.-11 p.m. Sept. 8; 5-10 p.m. Sept. 9-12; 5-11 p.m. Sept. 13; 1 p.m.-close Sept. 15. Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd., GB. www.greensborocoliseum.com.

f First Friday: 6-9 p.m. Downtown Greensboro. Art galleries, alternative art spaces and merchants remain open later with special activities. www.firstfridaygreensboro.org.

f First Friday Drum Circle: 7 p.m. LeBauer Park, 208 N. Davie St., GB. Information at Greensboro Downtown Parks on Facebook. 336-373-7533.

Nightmares Around Elm Street: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Haunted tours of downtown Greensboro. $13-$15. Discount at www.carolinahistoryandhaunts.com. 336-905-4060.

MUSEUMS & GALLERIES

Artful Meditation: 12:30-1:15 p.m. Weatherspoon Art Museum, UNCG, GB. Sample mini-mindfulness practices, including guided meditation, walking meditation and mindful looking. weatherspoonart.org

”The Scenic Route: No Return”: Work by Mariyah Sultan and New Artworks by The Men of the Fellowship Home: 5-7 p.m. reception. Sawtooth School for Visual Arts, 251 N. Spruce St., WS. www.sawtooth.org.

ArtsGreensboro Tiny Exhibition: 6-7 p.m. ArtsGreensboro, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Celebrating local talent and original works of art will be available for purchase. cbergevin@artsgreensboro.org.

Pastel Society of North Carolina 2019 Annual Members Show: 6-9 p.m. reception, Ambleside Gallery, 528 S. Elm St., GB. jackson@amblesidearts.com or 336-275-9844.

Marion Adams, “Wild” and Nanu Lindgren LaRosee, “Someone to Watch Over Me”: 7-10 p.m. Gallery Hop, Sept. 6; 2-4 p.m. reception, Sept. 8. Artworks Gallery, Inc., 564 N. Trade St., WS. Through Sept. 28. www.artworks-gallery.org.

MUSIC

The B-52s: 7 p.m. White Oak Amphitheatre, Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd., GB. $27.50-$125. www.greensborocoliseum.com.

f Sarah McQuaid Live in Concert at the Library: 7 p.m. Paddison Memorial Branch Library, 248 Harmon Lane, KV.

Aaron Lewis: 8 p.m. White Oak Event Space, Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd., GB. $42, $39.50 in advance. www.greensborocoliseum.com.

THEATER

”The Humans”: 8 p.m. Winston-Salem Alliance, 1047 Northwest Blvd., WS. www.wstheatrealliance.org.

7 SATURDAY

CLUBS & CAFES

The Penn Family: 7-10 p.m. O.Henry Hotel, 624 Green Valley Road, GB. 336-854-2000.

Drew Thomas: 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. The Comedy Zone, 1126 S. Holden Road, GB. 336-333-1034.

Tupelo Crush with Lee & Susan Terry: 8-11 p.m. Muddy Creek Music Hall, 5455 Bethania Road, WS. $15, $10 in advance. 336-923-8623.

Robespierre, The Menders, Immaterial Possession, Yung Lungz: 9 p.m. Monstercade, 204 W. Acadia Ave., WS. 336-893-8592.

Reggae Night: 9 p.m. The Blind Tiger, 1819 Spring Garden St., GB. $0-$150. 336-272-9888.

Latin Night: 10 p.m. Artistika, 523 S. Elm St., GB. Salsa class at 9:30 p.m. $5. 336-271-2686.

FUN STUFF

Bobby Labonte Foundation Charity Bike Ride: 7:30 a.m. 220 E. Commerce Ave., HP. www.bobbylabontefoundation.org.

f Mountains-To-Sea Trail Birthday Hike: 9 a.m. Glencoe Paddle Access, 2348 Glencoe St., BU. Celebrate the MST’s 42nd birthday by hiking a 2.5-3 mile section of the MST. Registration required. www.burlingtonnc.gov/outdoors; Melissa Hoose, 336-222-5135.

Veterans Coffee: 9-11 a.m. Easter’s Promise Ranch, 500 E. Steeplechase Road, Pleasant Garden. 336-312-5390. Also, 8:30-10 a.m. Heroes Center, 1500 Bridges Drive, HP. 336-430-8414.

Painting Outdoors at Reynolda Gardens: Plein Air: 10 a.m. Sept. 7, 9 a.m. Sept. 8. Sawtooth School for Visual Art, 251 N. Spruce St., WS. $180, $162 for members. www.sawtooth.org.

Abrakadoodle Art Classes: 10-10:45 a.m. Saturdays, Sept. 7-Oct. 26 (for ages 1.5-3); 10-11 a.m. Saturdays, Sept. 7-Oct. 26 (for ages 3-5); 2-3 p.m. Saturdays, Sept. 7-Oct. 26 (for ages 6-14); 3:30-4:30 p.m. Mondays, Sept. 9-Dec. 16 (kindergarten-sixth), $130; 2-3 p.m. Adult Artsplash, Tuesdays, Sept. 10-Oct. 29, $98. Leonard Recreation Center, 6324 Ballinger Road, GB. Kathleen Norris, 336-485-5040 or knorris@abrakadoodle.com.

Greensboro Fall Home Show: 10 a.m. Sept. 7-8. Special Events Center, Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd., GB. Free admission. www.homeshowgreensboro.com

Dog Day at the Keeley Park Sprayground: 10 a.m.-noon. Keeley Park, 4110 Keeley Park Road, GB. $5 for each dog. Dogs must be on a leash with proof of current vaccinations and rabies tag. All pet handlers must be at least 18 years old or accompanied by an adult, and no more than two dogs per handler will be allowed. Female dogs in heat and puppies less than six months old will not be allowed.

St. Paul Museum: 1-3 p.m. tours. 401 High Point St., Randleman. http://stpaulmuseum.org.

f Celebrate Grandparents Day: Garden with Grandparents: 2:30-3:30 p.m. McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., GB. library.greensboro-nc.gov

Low Country Boil and Square Dance: 5-7:30 p.m. Alamance Presbyterian Church, 4000 Alamance Church Road, GB. Adults, $15; children 12 and younger, $7. 336-697-0488 or www.alamancechurch.org.

Fly Fishing 101: Orvis Retail Store, 627 Friendly Center Road, GB. 336-547-7898.

MUSEUM & GALLERIES

Final Studio Moving Sale by 3 Artists: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 1134 Burke St., WS. Work by Terri Dowell-Dennis, Alix Hitchcock, and the late Anne Kesler Shields.

Gene Kronberg: Diverse Works: Digitals, Drawings, and Paintings: 5-7 p.m. reception. The Artery Gallery, 1711 Spring Garden St., GB. Through Sept. 30. 336-274-9814.

MUSIC

f Second Annual N.C. Junior Piano Competition: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel, High Point University, HP. For North Carolina students ages 14 to 18 who will compete for cash prizes funded by the Randall Thomas Johnson Trust. Also, HPU’s Department of Music will offer a music scholarship to the winner. www.highpoint.edu/friends.

f Fifth Annual HPU Piano Competition: noon-5 p.m. Hayworth Fine Arts, High Point University, HP. Funded by the Randall Thomas Johnson Trust. Three finalists chosen from YouTube first-round submissions will compete for cash prizes. The first-place winner will be invited back to campus for a recital in 2020. www.highpoint.edu/friends.

Saliva, Trapt & Tantric: 3:30 p.m. White Oak Amphitheatre, Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd., GB. $10.57-$25. www.greensborocoliseum.com.

Charlie Thomas & The Drifters: 7 p.m. The Liberty Showcase Theater, Liberty. www.thelibertyshowcase.com.

Collage: 7:30 p.m. UNCG Auditorium, GB. https://vpa.uncg.edu/music.

Saturday Night KO Fights: 8 p.m. Special Events Center, Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Gate City Ave., GB. $35-$62.50. www.greensborocoliseum.com.

The Barnyard Bandits: 7:30 p.m. The Barn Dance, 6341 Phillippi Road off N.C. 62, Julian. With Tony Straughn. $10 adults, $5 ages 18 and younger. 336-685-9200.

SCREENINGS

f Christian Movie: 9:30 a.m. Graham Cinema, 119 N. Main St., Graham.

Plácido Domingo Gala: 12:55 p.m. The Grande, 3205 Northline Ave. GB. www.fathomevents.com.

f ”Stories Beyond Borders”: 2 p.m. YWCA High Point, 155 W. Westwood Ave., HP.

8 SUNDAY

CLUBS & CAFES

Smooth Jazz Brunch: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. The Historic Magnolia House, 442 Gorrell St., GB. Buffet of southern food by Executive Chef Irvin J. Williams and live jazz by students from the Miles Davis Jazz Program. There will also be open mic jazz from 6-9 p.m. 336-617-3382 or www.thehistoricmagnoliahouse.com.

Rob Price & Jack Breyer: 1-3 p.m. Muddy Creek Cafe, 5455 Bethania Road, WS. 336-923-8623.

Dee White: 2-3:30 p.m. Muddy Creek Cafe, 5455 Bethania Road, WS. $15, $10 in advance.

Richard Smith & J.D. Wilson: 6-8:30 p.m. Muddy Creek Cafe, 5455 Bethania Road, WS. $20, $15 in advance. 336-923-8623.

P.J. Sin Suela: 8 p.m. The Blind Tiger, 1819 Spring Garden St., GB. $25-75. 336-272-9888.

Auditions

Greensboro Symphony Orchestra Master Chorale Auditions: 4-8 p.m. Sept. 8, 15, 22; 6-9 p.m. Sept. 10, 17, 24. First Presbyterian Church sanctuary, 617 N. Elm St., GB. Secure audition appointments by emailing masterchorale@greensborosymphony.org.

FUN STUFF

f Soulflow Yoga: 2-3 p.m. Caldcleugh Multicultural Arts Center, 1700 Orchard St., GB. 336-373-5881.

Knights of Vandalia Chess Club: 2-4 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. Learn to play chess or practice your strategies. Develop critical thinking skills and compete against other players. 336-373-2925.

f Piedmont Hiking and Outing Club: Weekly hikes and events. www.piedmonthikingandoutingclub.org.

THEATER

”Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf”: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 8, 10-12, 17-19, 24-26; 8 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-21, 27; 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15, 22; 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Sept. 28; 2 p.m. Sept. 29. Triad Stage, 232 S. Elm St., GB. www.triadstage.org.

9 MONDAY

BOOKS

HB Mystery Readers: 2-3 p.m. McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., GB.

The Poetry Project: 5:30-7 p.m. McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., GB. For ages 12-18 who have a love for words and expression can share their talents and make new friends. 336-373-5810.

Auditions

”Evening of Short Plays: Stage Fright” Auditions: 7-9 p.m. Sept. 9-10. Stephen D. Hyers Theatre, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Todd Fisher at todd.fisher@greensboro-nc.gov or 336-335-6426.

CLUBS & CAFES

Sapphire Hookah Lounge Happy Hour: 4-8 p.m. 3793 Samet Drive, GB. www.sapphirehookah.com.

Karaoke Mondays: 6 p.m. Graham Soda Shop, 22 NE Court Square, Graham.

Cold: The Broken Human Tour 2019: 7 p.m. The Blind Tiger, 1819 Spring Garden St., GB. $15-$150. 336-272-9888.

DANCE

f Soul Line Dancing: 6:15-7:30 p.m. The Mayco Bigelow Community Center at North Park, 849 Sharpe Road, BU. 336-222-5138.

Line Dance Classes: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Madison-Mayodan Recreation Department, 300 S. Second Ave., Mayodan. Registration is open for line-dance classes. Cost: $7.50 a class for ages 16 and older. Instructor: Dane Joyce. Call Lauren at 336-548-2789.

Detroit Urban Ballroom Dance Classes: 7-9 p.m. Monday and Wednesday. Caldcleugh Multicultural Arts Center, 1700 Orchard St., GB. Beginner (7 p.m.) and intermediate (8 p.m.). Presented by Rhythmic Elegance. $10. 336-202-2887.

FUN STUFF

Greensboro Pride Week: Sept. 9-15. Downtown Greensboro. greensboropride.org.

f Instagram Classes: 10 a.m. Sept. 9, 3:30 p.m. Sept. 25. Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St., AB. The class, led by Digital Services Librarian Harris Mason, will help participants become savvy users. 336-318-6803.

GED Classes: 12:30 p.m.-2:20 p.m. The Mayco Bigelow Community Center at North Park, 849 Sharpe Road, BU. For ages 16 and older. Classes are free, but registration is required. Alamance Community College, 336-506-4376.

Adult Needlecrafters Social: 1 p.m. Eden Public Library, 598 S. Pierce St., Eden. 336-623-3168.

AAUW Book Browsers Discussion: 2 p.m. Kathleen Edwards Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. Discussing “Still Life” by Louise Penny. Mary Woodrow, aauwgreensboro@gmail.com

Game, Geek and Grow: 3:30-5 p.m. McGirt-Horton Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., GB. library.greensboro-nc.gov

Drawing Studio with Illustrator Bill Lunsford: 6-8 p.m. Mondays, Sept. 9-Dec. 16. Randolph Arts Guild, 123 Sunset Ave., AB. $80 for one to five week sessions, $25 for one single session. www.randolpharts.com.

f ”The Origins of Early History of North Carolina”: 6:30 p.m. Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St., AB. N.C. A&T history professor Arwin Smallwood will be the speaker. 336-318-6803.

f Fall is For Gardening: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Kathleen Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. The Master Gardeners will teach winterizing your tools and other fall tasks. Register: 336-641-2400.

American Mah Jongg: 6:30-9 p.m. Leonard Recreation Center, 6324 Ballinger Road, GB. 336-292-3754.

MUSEUMS & GALLERIES

Mindful Mondays: 12:30-1 p.m. Weatherspoon Art Museum, UNCG, GB. Drop-in silent meditation led by UNCG faculty and staff. weatherspoonart.org

MUSIC

Zoo City Songwriters: 6:30-9 p.m. Randolph Arts Guild, 123 Sunset Ave., AB. Singer-songwriters will perform their own originals, then chat about their work and collaborate musically. www.randolphartsguild.com/events.

f ”Chopin Meets the Beatles” and “Three Scenes from Poland”: 7:30-8:45 p.m. Brendle Recital Hall, Wake Forest University, 1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston-Salem. Tom Phillips, 336-758-5180 or phillito@wfu.edu.

10 TUESDAY

Auditions

Auditions for Touring Productions: 1-3 p.m. September 10-11. Stephen D. Hyers Theatre, 200 N. Davie St., GB. The auditions are for “The Fisherman and the Flounder” and “Romeo and Juliet.” www.thedramacenter.com or 336-373-2728.

CLUBS & CAFES

Sapphire Hookah Lounge Happy Hour: 4-8 p.m. 3793 Samet Drive, GB. www.sapphirehookah.com.

Abigail Dowd and Jason Duff: 6-9 p.m. Lucky 32, 1421 Westover Terrace, GB. 336-370-0707.

Drew Thomas: 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. The Comedy Zone, 1126 S. Holden Road, GB. 336-333-1034.

Tuesday Open Mic: 8 p.m. New York Pizza, 337 Tate St., GB. 336-272-8953.
High Lonesome Strings Bluegrass: 7-10 p.m. Stonefield Cellars Winery, 8220 N.C. 68 North, Stokesdale. Natalie, 336-689-4071 or www.highlonesomestrings.org.

Trevor Wallace: 7:30 p.m. The Comedy Zone, 1126 S. Holden Road, GB. 336-333-1034.

House of Dues: 8 p.m. Fishers Grille, 608 N. Elm St., GB. 336-275-8300.

BOOKS

f Fiction Book Club: 2-3 p.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. library.greensboro-nc.gov

FUN STUFF

f Lunch and Learn: Spring Flowering Bulbs: noon-1 p.m. Glenn McNairy Branch Library, 4860 Lake Jeanette Road, GB. To register, visit the NC Cooperative Extension site or call 336-641-2400.

GED Classes: 12:30 p.m.-2:20 p.m. The Mayco Bigelow Community Center at North Park, 849 Sharpe Road, BU. For ages 16 and older. Classes are free, but registration is required. Alamance Community College at 336-506-4376.

Adult Coloring Social: 2 p.m. Eden Library, 598 S. Pierce St., Eden. 336-623-3168.

Game, Geek and Grow: 3:30-5 p.m. McGirt-Horton Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., GB.

Sunset Paddle: 5:30 p.m. Guilford Mackintosh Park & Marina, 1345 N.C. 61, Whitsett. For ages 13 and older. Guide will provide basic paddling instruction and leads the group on the lake. $20. Registration required. www.burlingtonnc.gov/Kayaking; Melissa Hoose, 336-222-5135.

f Kundalini Yoga Classes: 6-7 p.m. Caldcleugh Multi-Cultural Art Center, 1700 Orchard St., GB. No experience necessary. To participate, register on site during the first class. Todd Fisher, 336-373-2974 or todd.fisher@greensboro-nc.gov.

f Tuesdays on the Trailhead: 6-7 p.m. Morehead Park Trailhead, 675 Spring Garden St., GB. www.downtowngreenway.org/events

Open Painting Studio with Artist Jared Slack: 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 10-Dec. 17. Randolph Arts Guild, 123 Sunset Ave., AB. One to five sessions, $120; one single session, $25. Register: www.randolphartsguild.com.

The Greensboro Stamp Club Meeting: 6:30 p.m. Lindley Park Rec Center, 2907 Springwood Drive, GB. There are no dues or obligations. Often, the club has a small auction, or sale of surplus philatelic items or supplies or albums. Hank Gutman, 336-294-0326 or hgutman@att.net.

Guilford College Bryan Series Presents Former First Lady Laura W. Bush: 7:30 p.m. Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd., GB. $65. www.guilford.edu/life/bryan-series.

MUSEUMS & GALLERIES

f Noon @ the ‘Spoon Public Tour: noon-12:20 p.m. Weatherspoon, UNCG, GB. Here We Are: Painting and Sculpting the Human Form. https://weatherspoonart.org

The Art Teachers of Randolph County: 5:30-7:30 p.m. reception and judging. Sarah Smith Self Gallery, 123 Sunset Ave., AB. www.randolphartsguild.com.

SCREENINGS

”The Princess Bride”: 7 p.m. Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene St., GB. $7, $6 for military, first-responders, seniors, teachers and students. www.carolinatheatre.com.

Margaret Atwood: Live in Cinemas: 7 p.m. The Grande, 3205 Northline Ave., GB. www.fathomevents.com.

THEATER

”Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf”: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 10-12, 17-19, 24-26; 8 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-21, 27; 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15, 22; 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Sept. 28; 2 p.m. Sept. 29. Triad Stage, 232 S. Elm St., GB. www.triadstage.org.

11 WEDNESDAY

BOOKS

f Benchmark Book Discussion Club: 1:30-3 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. https://library.greensboro-nc.gov/

Eden Library Book Club: 2 p.m. Eden Library, 598 S. Pierce St., Eden. 336-623-3168.

Banned Book Club: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Starworks Cafe and Taproom, 100 Russell Drive, Star. Will discuss a novel that has been banned or challenged anywhere in the United States within the past 20 years. 910-428-9001 or www.starworksnc.org.

CLUBS & CAFES

Sapphire Hookah Lounge Happy Hour: 4-8 p.m. 3793 Samet Drive, GB. www.sapphirehookah.com.

AM rOdeO: 7-10 p.m. Print Works Bistro, 702 Green Valley Road, GB. 336-379-0699.

Blues Jam: 7-10 p.m. Sawmill II, 5716 W. Market St., GB. Featuring Shiela Klinefelter and Eric Smith. 336-355-9320.

Giggles and Drinks: 7:30 p.m. The Comedy Zone, 1126 S. Holden Road, GB. 336-333-1034.

Vincas, Mortimer: 9 p.m. Monstercade, 204 W. Acadia Ave., WS.

DANCE

Steppin’ Out Shaggin’ Club: 7-10 p.m. Santana’s, 436 E. Stadium Drive, Eden. 336-623-1030.

FUN STUFF

f North Park Walking Group: noon-1 p.m. The Mayco Bigelow Community Center at North Park, 849 Sharpe Road, BU. 336-222-5138.

GED Classes: 12:30 p.m.-2:20 p.m. The Mayco Bigelow Community Center at North Park, 849 Sharpe Road, BU. For ages 16 and older. Classes are free, but registration is required. Alamance Community College at 336-506-4376.

Canasta for Lit Lovers: 2-4 p.m. McNairy Branch Library, 4860 Lake Jeanette Road, GB.

Game, Geek and Grow: 3:30-5 p.m. McGirt-Horton Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., GB

f Family Night: 5-7 p.m. ArtQuest, GreenHill, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. 336-333-7460.

Chapel Services: 5:30 p.m. Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel, High Point University, HP. www.highpoint.edu/friends.

f The Importance of Great Skin Care: DIY Facial Scrubs: 6-7 p.m. McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., GB. Girls ages 15-17 will create journals and DIY projects like facial scrubs, bath bombs, duct tape wallets and more. library.greensboro-nc.gov

f Bingo: 7 p.m. Henry K. Burtner American Legion Post 53, 729 Creek Ridge Road, GB. Nine free games for canned food donation. Snacks for sale. Complimentary coffee. 336-601-0752.

Scrabble Night: 7 p.m. Tate Street Coffee House, 334 S. Tate St., GB. 336-275-2754.

MUSIC

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

SCREENINGS

”You Are Here: A Come From Away Story”: 7 p.m. The Grande, 3205 Northline Ave., GB. www.fathomevents.com.

THEATER

”Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf”: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 11-12, 17-19, 24-26; 8 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-21, 27; 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15, 22; 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Sept. 28; 2 p.m. Sept. 29. Triad Stage, 232 S. Elm St., GB. www.triadstage.org.

12 THURSDAY

BOOKS

Readers in the Park Book Club: noon-1 p.m. Central Library, 219 N. Church St., GB.

CLUBS & CAFES

Sapphire Hookah Lounge Happy Hour: 4-8 p.m. 3793 Samet Drive, GB. www.sapphirehookah.com.

Nishah DiMeo: 6-9 p.m. O.Henry Hotel, 624 Green Valley Road, GB. 336-854-2000.

f Open Mic with Country Dan Collins: 6:30 p.m. Muddy Creek Cafe, 5455 Bethania Road, WS. 336-923-8623.

Buffalo Gospel: 8-10:30 p.m. Muddy Creek Cafe, 5455 Bethania Road, WS. $15, $10 in advance. 336-923-8623.

Struggle Jennings: 8 p.m. The Blind Tiger, 1819 Spring Garden St., GB. 336-272-9888. $15-$150.

Trivia Thursdays: 7 p.m. Beer Co., 106 W. Elm St., Graham.

FUN STUFF

Lunch and Learn Lecture: “Gardening and Landscaping with Mushrooms”: noon. Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main St., KV. Lecture by Ernie and Cathy Wheeler. $2, free for members. www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org.

GED Classes: 12:30 p.m.-2:20 p.m. The Mayco Bigelow Community Center at North Park, 849 Sharpe Road, BU. For ages 16 and older. Classes are free, but registration is required. Alamance Community College at 336-506-4376.

f Yarn Over Crochet Club: 2-4 p.m. Vance Chavis Branch Library, 900 S. Benbow Road, GB. Learn to crochet or share your skills and works in progress with a group that’s practicing this fiber art and improving their own skill. There will be demonstrations of techniques, stitches and gadgets. library.greensboro-nc.gov

Game, Geek and Grow: 3:30-5 p.m. McGirt-Horton Library, 2501 Phillips Ave., GB.

f Family Game Night: 4-8 p.m. The Mayco Bigelow Community Center at North Park, 849 Sharpe Road, BU. 336-222-5138.

Visible Mending and Patch-Making: 6-7 p.m. Weatherspoon Art Museum, UNCG, GB. Durham artist Anna Wallace guides guests through visible mending is a sustainable and creative way to mend and patch clothes, adding new life and personal expression to worn-out favorites. Bring an article of clothing needing repair or make a patch to take home. No sewing experience needed. weatherspoonart.org.

f Fall is for Gardening: What Should I Do Now?: 6:30 p.m. Glenn McNairy Branch Library, 4860 Lake Jeanette Road, GB. Register: N.C. Cooperative Extension site or 336-641-2400.

f “Understanding Early American Handwriting”: 7 p.m. Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St., AB. Led by Kendra Lyons of the Randolph Room staff. 336-318-6815.

MUSEUMS & GALLERIES

Showcasing the Works of Connie Logan: 4-6 p.m. Abbotswood at Irving Park, 3504 Flint St., GB.

Art in the Evening: 5-8 p.m. Sawtooth School for Visual Art, 251 N. Spruce St., WS. A community open house with live music, artist demonstrations and hands-on activities. This year’s theme is “Art Trip.” Attendees can grab a “Sawtooth Passport,” get a stamp at each of the studios and turn in their full passport for a chance to win two free Taste of Art classes. All Art in the Evening attendees will receive a complimentary Sawtooth membership with class registration. www.sawtooth.org.

MUSIC

William Nesmith: 7-8 p.m. Sunset Theatre, 234 Sunset Ave., AB. www.sunsettheatre.org.

SCREENINGS

”Winnie Mandela”: 3-5 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. https://library.greensboro-nc.gov.

”Blink of an Eye”: 7 p.m. The Grande, 3205 Northline Ave., GB; Brassfield, 2101 New Garden Road, GB. www.fathomevents.com.

THEATER

”Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf”: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 12, 17-19, 24-26; 8 p.m. Sept. 13-14, 20-21, 27; 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15, 22; 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Sept. 28; 2 p.m. Sept. 29. Triad Stage, 232 S. Elm St., GB. www.triadstage.org.

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