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11 x Thursday

Fun Stuff

f Art Lecture, 6:30-8 p.m. Weatherspoon Art Museum, Cone Building, UNCG, Tate and Spring Garden streets, GB. “What’s ‘Modern’ About Modernism?” by museum curator Will South. 334-5770.

Art and Alight, Reunite, 6-9 p.m. Heart of Living Home Gallery, 5588-A Garden Village Way, GB. Benefit focusing on Breast Cancer Awareness Month featuring artists and their art, wine and hors d’oeuvres. 662-0023.

f Audubon Society Program, 7 p.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. Topic: Consequences of Song Learning in the Black-Capped Chickadee and Northern Mockingbird. 373-2923.

Bingo, 6:30-10 p.m. Oriental Shrine Club, 5010 High Point Road, GB. Presented by the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Smoke-free. Game fees apply. 697-7274.

f Dark in the Park, 5:30-8 p.m. Historic Bethabara Park, 2174 Bethabara Road, WS. Halloween-themed event features hay-wagon rides, Colonial games and live music. Costumes welcome. Food vendors. 924-8191.

f David Biespel, 4:30 p.m. Tribble Hall, Wake Forest University, WS. Poet-in-residence reads from his work. 758-5383.

Evening with 8 — Plus Smitty, 6:30 p.m. The Piedmont Club, 19th floor, 200 W. Second St., WS. Join Jeff Smith and Pete Zifchak, senior vice president of corporate sports marketing and event planning for BB&T. $25. www.eveningwitheight.com.

f Fall Fashion Show, noon. Greensboro Regional Realtors Association, 23 Oak Branch Drive, GB. Presented by the Triad Chapter of Women’s Council of Realtors. 312-0648.

f Good Ole Volks VW Club, 6:30 p.m. Herbie’s Place, 3136 Battleground Ave., GB. Weekly gathering of Volkswagen enthusiasts. 288-8595, 317-3895.

f Michelle Paquette Buckman, 7 p.m. Barnes & Noble, 3102 Northline Ave., GB. Author of “My Beautiful Disaster.” 854-4200.

Project Wild, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. Interdisciplinary conservation and environmental program. Register by e-mailing melanie.buckingham@greensboro-nc.gov. 373-2923.

Pumpkin Sale, 3-6 p.m. The Children’s Home, 1001 Reynolda Road, WS. Benefit. 721-7676.

Shakori Hills Grassroots Festival, 10 a.m.-midnight. Shakori Hills Festival Grounds, 1439 Henderson Tanyard Road, Silk Hope. The Duhks, Donna the Buffalo and Jim Lauderdale are just some of the headliners for this annual festival that includes live music and dance, arts and crafts, children’s activities, workshops and

sustainability fair. www.shakorihills.org. $24-$80. (919) 542-8142.

“Walking with Dinosaurs: The Live Experience,” 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 2825 University Parkway, WS. $16.50 10 a.m. Thursday school show. All other performances: $29-$69.50. 722-6400.

Concerts

Almost Heaven: Songs of John Denver,

7:30 p.m. High Point Theatre, 220 E. Commerce Ave., HP. $20-$25. www.etix.com. 887-3001.

Blue Mountain Ensemble, 7:30 p.m. Organ Hall, School of Music, McIver and West Market streets, UNCG, GB. Faculty and guest artist recital. $3-$10. 334-4849.

f Faculty Recital, 7:30 p.m. Dana Auditorium, Guilford College, 5800 W. Friendly Ave., GB. Suzanne Galer, soprano. 316-2876.

Kids

f After School Adventure: Monarchs to Mexico, 3:30 p.m. Glenwood Branch Library, 1901 W. Florida St., GB. Program on the Monarch butterfly and craft. 297-5000.

f Family Story Time, 11 a.m. McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2509 Phillips Ave., GB. 373-5810.

f Hispanic Heritage Month Special, 3:30 p.m. McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2509 Phillips Ave., GB. Join guest Maria Lopez for books, stories and activities. 373-5810.

f Kids’ Pie Social, 7-9 p.m. Senior Enrichment Center, 130 E. Mountain St., KV. Pie contest for ages 4-12. 992-3180.

f Preschool Story Time, 11 a.m. Central

Library, 219 N. Church St., GB. 373-2471.

f Preschooler and Toddler Story Time, 10 a.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. 373-2925.

f Preschooler and Toddler Story Time, 10 and 11 a.m. Glenwood Branch Library, 1901 W. Florida St., GB. 297-5000.

f Story Time, 10 a.m. Borders, 3605 High Point Road, GB. 218-0662.

f Toddler and Preschooler Story Time, 10 a.m. McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2509 Phillips Ave., GB. 373-5810.

f Toddler Story Time, 10 a.m. Central Library, 219 N. Church St., GB. 373-2471.

Sports & Recreation

Kids’ Karate, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Lindley Recreation Center, 2907 Springwood Drive, GB. First class free. $40 per month. 373-2930.

North Carolina Steppers Association,

7-9 p.m. Renaissance Jazz Cafe, 117 N. Greene St., GB. $10. 499-2042.

Theater

“Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters,” 7 p.m. Oct. 11-13, 18-20; 3 p.m. Oct. 14, 21. Paul Robeson Theatre, N.C. A&T, GB. The king’s daughters, one prideful, the other good natured, set out to see the king with different experiences. $5-$10. 334-7749.

“Nuts,” 8 p.m. Oct. 11-13, 2 p.m. Oct. 14. Guilford County Courthouse, 301 W. Market St., GB. Tom Topor’s courtroom drama presented by Community Theatre of Greensboro. Student rush tickets available. $18-$25. 333-7469.

“See Rock City,” 8 p.m. Oct. 11-13, 17-20; 2 p.m. Oct. 14. The Broach Theatre, 520 S. Elm St., GB. Sequel to Arlene Hutton’s “Last Train to Nibroc” follows May and Raleigh through the end of World War II. $5-$20. 378-9300.

“Smokey Joe’s Cafe,” Tuesday-Sunday through Nov. 18. The Barn Dinner Theatre, 120 Stage Coach Trail, GB. Reservations: 292-2211, (800) 668-1764.

12 l Friday

Auditions

“Tangerine Bear,” 6-8 p.m. Holy Comforter Episcopal Church, 320 E. Davis St., BU. Ages 4-18. 449-0721.

Fun Stuff

Book Sale, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Reynolda Manor Branch Library, 2839 Fairlawn Drive, WS. Presented by Friends of Reynolda Manor Library. 727-2948.

The Corn Maze, 4-10 p.m. J. Razz and Tazz Farm, 466 Peeden Drive, Gibsonville. Maze and mini-maze, cow train and hay rides, pumpkin patch. Haunted hay rides after dark. Church and scout group discount. $8. 698-0519, 697-2473.

Fall Unity Festival, 3:30-6:30 p.m. New Garden Friends School, 1128 New Garden Road, GB. Live music, games, prizes, cake walk, chili dinner. 299-0964.

f Family Fun Night, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Craft Recreation Center, 3911 Yanceyville St., GB. Greensboro Parks & Recreation

Department presents a game room, board games, basketball, G-rated movies. 375-2233.

Haunted Forest, dusk until 10 p.m. J. Razz and Tazz Farm, 466 Peeden Drive, Gibsonville. 698-0519, 697-2473.

f Observatory Viewing Session, Cline Observatory, GTCC, 601 High Point Road, Jamestown. Sessions start half-hour after sunset during daylight-saving time and 7 p.m. during Eastern Standard Time. Session canceled if cloudy. 334-4822, Ext. 2620.

Pumpkin Sale, 3-6 p.m. The Children’s Home, 1001 Reynolda Road, WS. Benefit. 721-7676.

Shakori Hills Grassroots Festival, 9-1 a.m. Shakori Hills Festival Grounds, 1439 Henderson Tanyard Road, Silk Hope. The Duhks, Donna the Buffalo and Jim Lauderdale are just some of the headliners for this annual festival that includes live music and dance, arts and crafts, children’s activities, workshops. $24-$80. www.shakorihills.org. (919) 542-8142.

Woods of Terror, 7-11 p.m. 5601 N. Church St., GB. Doug Bradley, Pinhead of the “Hellraiser” movies, makes a guest appearance Oct. 12-13. $20. www.woodsofterror.com. 286-9396.

“Walking with Dinosaurs: The Live Experience,” 7 p.m. Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 2825 University Parkway, WS. $29-$69.50. 722-6400.

Concerts

f Fridays by the Fountain, 11:45 a.m.-

1:15 p.m. Center City Park, Elm Street and Friendly Avenue, GB. N.C. A&T University department of visual and performing arts. 274-4595.

Screenings

f “Illusion,” 7:30 p.m. Unity in Greensboro, 1935 Opal Drive, GB. Presented by Spiritual Cinema. 273-0944.

Kids

Craft E Teens, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Michaels Art and Crafts, 1206 Bridford Parkway, GB. New craft each week. $10. 297-4015.

Family Friday Night, 5-8 p.m. Greensboro Children’s Museum, 220 N. Church St., GB. $3. 574-2898.

Sports & Recreation

Country Western Dance, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Greensboro Ballroom, 4922 Mary St., GB. Country, line and West Coast swing dancing. $10. 854-1850.

Tri-City Singles Dance, 8 p.m.-midnight. George K’s, 2108 Cedar Fork Drive, GB. DJ, cash bar, ladies choice dances, door prizes. Casual dress. Ages 35 and older. $12. www.tri-citysinglesdance.net. 856-2877.

Turkey Shoot, 7-11 p.m. Woodmen of the World Lodge 26, 5014 Wainwright Road, McLeansville. 698-0416.

Theater

“The Devil’s Back Door,” 6 p.m. Oct. 12-13. Greensboro Historical Museum, 130 Summit Ave., GB. Original one-man show about the Delta Blues Crossroads starring Akil. $20-$25. 373-2043.

“Evita,” 8 p.m. Oct. 12, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Oct. 13. War Memorial Auditorium, Greensboro Coliseum Complex, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. Best of Broadway Series. $39.50-$52.50. 852-1100, www.ticketmaster.com.

“La Traviata,” 8 p.m. Oct. 12, 2 p.m. Oct. 14, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16. Stevens Center, 405 W. Fourth St., WS. Presented by Piedmont Opera. $15-$59. 724-3202.

“Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters,” 7 p.m. Oct. 12-13, 18-20; 3 p.m. Oct. 14, 21. Paul Robeson Theatre, N.C. A&T, GB. $5-$10. 334-7749.

“Nuts,” 8 p.m. Oct. 12-13, 2 p.m. Oct. 14. Guilford County Courthouse, 301 W. Market St., GB. Student rush tickets available. $18-$25. 333-7469.

“Romanoff and Juliet,” 8 p.m. Oct. 12-13, 19-20, 26-27; 2 p.m. Oct. 14, 21, 28. Stained Glass Playhouse, 4401 Indiana Ave., WS. Peter Ustinov’s satire of international diplomacy based on “Romeo and Juliet.” $10. 499-1010.

“See Rock City,” 8 p.m. Oct. 12-13, 17-20; 2 p.m. Oct. 14. The Broach Theatre, 520 S. Elm St., GB. $5-$20. 378-9300.

“Smokey Joe’s Cafe,” Tuesday-Sunday through Nov. 18. The Barn Dinner Theatre, 120 Stage Coach Trail, GB. Reservations: 292-2211, (800) 668-1764.

13 l Saturday

Fun Stuff

f Art and Vine, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 200 block of North Davie Street, GB. Wine tasting, representatives of galleries and museums, food samples. Tasting tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the event. 707-9188.

f Artstock, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Annual tour of Greensboro artist studios. www.artstocktour.com. 643-6428, 855-3460.

Book Sale, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Reynolda Manor Branch Library, 2839 Fairlawn Drive, WS. Presented by Friends of Reynolda Manor Library. 727-2948.

f Bur-Mil Park’s Fall Festival, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Bur-Mil Park, 5834 Bur-Mil Club Road, GB. Hay rides, carnival food, face painting, petting zoo, children’s crafts. 373-3800.

f Checkmate Club, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Jamestown Public Library, 200 W. Main St., Jamestown. Open to chess players of all levels. 454-4815.

The Corn Maze, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. J. Razz and Tazz Farm, 466 Peeden Drive, Gibsonville. Maze and minimaze, cow train and hay rides, pumpkin patch. Haunted hay rides after dark. Church and scout group discount. $8. 698-0519, 697-2473.

Creole Cookin’ and the Blues, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Parish House, 311 E. Church St., Martinsville, Va. Live music, gumbo, red beans and rice and more presented by the Fayette Area Historical Initiative. $10. (276) 732-3496.

f Cruisin’ on The Boulevard, 5:30 p.m. 259 The Boulevard, Eden. 623-5660.

Downtown and Antique Alley Street Festival, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Antique Alley District, Scales and Settle streets, RV. Arts and crafts, antiques, food, entertainment, car show. 349-1045.

f Fall Festival, 1-4 p.m. Sweetie’s Gift and Candy Boutique, 1228 Reynolda Road, WS. Tastings of holiday goodies, live music, refreshments and vendors. 723-4264.

Fur Ball, 6:30 p.m.-midnight. Marriott, 304 N. Greene St., GB. Annual benefit for the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals features live music, silent auction, cash bar. $100. 339-6169.

Haunted Forest, dusk until 10 p.m. J. Razz and Tazz Farm, 466 Peeden Drive, Gibsonville. 698-0519, 697-2473.

f Hemphill African American Literature Club, 3 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. “The House of the Spirits” by Isabel Allende. 373-2925.

Hispanic Art and Music Classes, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Centenary United Methodist Church, 646 W. Fifth St., WS. Art, crafts, puppetry, Latin dance, guitar, piano and children’s choir presented by the Hispanic Arts Initiative. For ages 4 and older. $4-$6. Schedule: 995-4351.

Jesse James Exhibit, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Eden Historical Museum, 656 Washington St., Eden. Private collection of Jesse James Gang-related artifacts. Benefit for the museum. $1-$5. 623-3128.

f New Book Lovers Club, 1 p.m. Chavis Branch Library, 900 S. Benbow Road, GB. Topic: “The Mis-Education of the Negro” by Carter G. Woodson. 373-5838.

October Fest, 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. First Presbyterian Church, 582 Southwood Drive, Eden. Live entertainment, pet adoptions, games and activities, food. 623-3962.

Shakori Hills Grassroots Festival, 9 a.m.-midnight. Shakori Hills Festival Grounds, 1439 Henderson Tanyard Road, Silk Hope. The Duhks, Donna the Buffalo and Jim Lauderdale are just some of the headliners for this annual festival that includes live music and dance, arts and crafts, children’s activities, workshops, sustainability fair. $24-$80. www.shakorihills.org. (919) 542-8142.

Spliz-a-Dinktum Festival, noon-6 p.m. RagApple Lassie Vineyards, 3724 Rockford Road, Booneville. Live music, tethered balloon rides, author Fred Thompson, food. $15 includes wine tasting. www.ragapplelassie.com. 367-6000.

Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Adoption Fair, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. PetSmart, 2641 Lawndale Drive, GB. www.triadspca.org. 294-7723.

“Walking with Dinosaurs: The Live Experience,” 3 and 7 p.m. Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 2825 University Parkway, WS. $29-$69.50. 722-6400.

Woods of Terror, 7-11 p.m. 5601 N. Church St., GB. Doug Bradley, Pinhead of the “Hellraiser” movies, makes a guest appearance Oct. 12-13. www.woodsofterror.com. $20. 286-9396.

Guilford County Animal Shelter Adoption Fair, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. PetSmart, 1206 Bridford Parkway, GB. www.adoptshelter

pets.org. 297-5020.

Concerts

The 5 Browns, 8 p.m. Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene St., GB. $32-$34. 333-2605.

Asheboro Fiddler’s Convention, 7 p.m. Sunset Theater, 236 Sunset Ave., AB. $7. 629-0399.

Community Day of Caring, 7-9 p.m. Iron Gate Vineyards, 2440 Lynch Store Road, BU. Benefit features live music and food. $25. (919) 304-9463.

f Concert and Open House, 10 a.m.-noon. Our Children’s House, 1105 Magnolia St., GB. Performance by Big Bang Boom, dancing, refreshments. 558-4513.

Matt Haimovitz, 8 p.m. Mack and Mack, 220 S. Elm St., GB. Cellist. $30. 275-9844.

f Music in the Vineyards, noon-3 p.m. Childress Vineyards, U.S. 52 and U.S. 64, Lexington. Acoustic duo Acoustic Blend. 236-9463.

Piedmont Chamber Singers, 7:30 p.m. Hanes Auditorium, Salem Fine Arts Center, Salem College, 601 S. Church St., WS. Bach program. 722-4022.

Ralph Deal and the Starlighters, 8 p.m.-midnight. Julian Lions Club, Traders Path, behind U.S. Post Office, Julian. Dance. $5. 249-1204.

f Rob Compton with Family and Friends, 7 p.m. Reidsville Christian Church, 2020 S. Park Drive, RV. Acoustic concert and comedy. 616-1683.

Dance

“Dracula,” 8 p.m. Oct. 13, 3 p.m. Oct. 14. Music Rehearsal Hall, N101, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Presented by Greensboro Ballet. $10-$16. 333-7480.

Kids

Beds for Birds, 9-11 a.m. Lake Mackintosh, 1345 N.C. 61 south of Burlington, BU. $15.

f Chess Club, 4-6 p.m. Central Library, 219 N. Church St., GB. For grades 4-12. 373-2471.

Sports & Recreation

Charlotte Bobcats, 7:30 p.m. Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. Bobcats vs. Miami Heat. $10-$65. 852-1100, www.ticketmaster.com.

f Climb On Festival, noon-5 p.m. Ultimate Climbing Gym at Tumblebees, 6904 Downwind Road, GB. Demonstrations, slide show and a chance to do some climbing.Presented by Blue Ridge Mountain Sports. 852-9196, (434) 977-1397, Ext. 312.

Double Dutch, 1-3 p.m. Windsor Center, 1601 E. Lee St., GB. Double dutch jump-rope lessons include speed jumping, freestyle and tricks. For grades 4-12. $10. 373-5845.

f Family Field Day, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Oakview Recreation Center, 503 James Road, HP. Recreational activities. 883-3508.

Introduction to Modern Dance, 11 a.m.-

12:15 p.m. Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. $7-$10. 373-2727.

Swing Dance, 8:30 p.m. Vintage Theatre, 7 Vintage Ave., WS. Presented by the Piedmont Swing Dance Society. Lesson at

7:30 p.m. $8-$10. 508-9998.

Turkey Shoot, 7-11 p.m. Woodmen of the World Lodge 26, 5014 Wainwright Road, McLeansville. 698-0416.

Walk to Remember, 9:15 a.m. Triad Park, 9652 E. Mountain St., KV. Presented by Heartstrings of Greensboro. $7-$25. www.heartstringssupport.org. 335-9931.

Theater

“The Devil’s Back Door,” 6 p.m. Oct. 13. Greensboro Historical Museum, 130 Summit Ave., GB. Original one-man show about the Delta Blues Crossroads starring Akil. $20-$25. 373-2043.

“Evita,” 2 and 8 p.m. Oct. 13. War Memorial Auditorium, Greensboro Coliseum Complex, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. $39.50-$52.50. 852-1100, www.ticketmaster.com.

“Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters,” 7 p.m. Oct. 13, 18-20; 3 p.m. Oct. 14, 21. Paul Robeson Theatre, N.C. A&T, GB. $5-$10. 334-7749.

“Nuts,” 8 p.m. Oct. 13, 2 p.m. Oct. 14. Guilford County Courthouse, 301 W. Market St., GB. Student rush tickets available. $18-$25. 333-7469.

“Romanoff and Juliet,” 8 p.m. Oct. 12-13, 19-20, 26-27; 2 p.m. Oct. 14, 21, 28. Stained Glass Playhouse, 4401 Indiana Ave., WS. $10. 499-1010.

“See Rock City,” 8 p.m. Oct. 13, 17-20; 2 p.m. Oct. 14. The Broach Theatre, 520 S. Elm St., GB. $5-$20. 378-9300.

“Smokey Joe’s Cafe,” Tuesday-Sunday through Nov. 18. The Barn Dinner Theatre, 120 Stage Coach Trail, GB. Reservations: 292-2211, (800) 668-1764.

14 l Sunday

Fun Stuff

f Artstock, 1-5 p.m. Annual tour of Greensboro artist studios. www.artstocktour.com.

CO2 Car Race, 3:30 p.m. Mayco Bigelow Community Center, 849 Sharpe Road, BU. $5. 222-5138.

The Corn Maze, 1-7 p.m. J. Razz and Tazz Farm, 466 Peeden Drive, Gibsonville. Maze and minimaze, cow train and hay rides, pumpkin patch. Haunted hay rides after dark. Church and scout group discount. $8. 698-0519, 697-2473.

f Deep River Sangha, 4-5:30 p.m. Unitarian Universalist Church of Greensboro, 5603 Hilltop Road, GB. Sitting and walking meditation presented by Triad Community of Mindful Living. deepriver@triad.rr.com. 218-0810.

f Jacqueline Hughes Mooney, 2 p.m. Charlotte Hawkins Brown Memorial State Historic Site, 6136 N.C. 70, Sedalia. Lecture by fiber artist and artist-in-residence at Bennett College. 449-4846.

Second Sunday, 1-4 p.m. River Landing Inn, 5942 Whitney Road, Saxapahaw. Art, music, wine and food. 376-1502.

Shakori Hills Grassroots Festival, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Shakori Hills Festival Grounds, 1439 Henderson Tanyard Road, Silk Hope. $24-$80. (919) 542-8142.

f Triad Area Fall Pottery Festival, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Greensboro Farmers’ Curb Market, Lindsay and Yanceyville streets, GB. 574-3547.

Guilford County Animal Shelter Adoption Fair, 1-4 p.m. PetSmart, 2641 Lawndale Drive, GB. www.adoptshelterpets.org. 297-5020.

“Walking with Dinosaurs: The Live Experience,” 1 p.m. Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 2825 University Parkway, WS. $29-$69.50. 722-6400.

Concerts

f Music in the Vineyards, noon-3 p.m. Childress Vineyards, U.S. 52 and U.S. 64, Lexington. Acoustic music by Keith Burkhart. 236-9463.

So You Think You Can Dance Tour,

7 p.m. Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. $35-$54.50. 852-1100, www.ticketmaster.com.

Dance

“Dracula,” 3 p.m. Music Rehearsal Hall, N101, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Presented by Greensboro Ballet. $10-$16. 333-7480.

Kids

Teen Read Week Wrestle Mania Book Challenge, McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2509 Phillips Ave., GB. Read your way to Wrestle Mania 24 in Orlando, Fla. Call for details. 373-5810.

Sports & Recreation

Advanced Modern Dance, 1:30-3 p.m. Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. $7-$10. 373-2727.

CROP Walk, 2:30 p.m. First Horizon Park, Edgeworth and Bellemeade streets, GB. Communities Responding to Overcome Poverty benefit presented by Greensboro Urban Ministry. 271-5959.

Theater

“La Traviata,” 2 p.m. Oct. 14, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16. Stevens Center, 405 W. Fourth St., WS. Presented by Piedmont Opera. $15-$59. 724-3202.

“Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters,” 3 p.m. Oct. 14, 21; 7 p.m. Oct. 18-20. Paul Robeson Theatre, N.C. A&T, GB. $5-$10. 334-7749.

“Nuts,” 2 p.m. Oct. 14. Guilford County Courthouse, 301 W. Market St., GB. Student rush tickets available. $18-$25. 333-7469.

“See Rock City,” 2 p.m. Oct. 14, 8 p.m. Oct. 17-20. The Broach Theatre, 520 S. Elm St., GB. $5-$20. 378-9300.

“Sleuth,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 14, 16-18, 23-25, Oct. 30-Nov. 1; 8 p.m. Oct. 19-20, 26-27, Nov. 2-3; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21, 28; 2 p.m. Nov. 4. Triad Stage, 232 S. Elm St., GB. Anthony Shaffer’s Tony Award-winning thriller. Technically Talking, Oct. 16. Wine tasting, Oct. 19. InSight Series, Oct. 21. PostScript, Oct. 25. Signed performance, Oct. 30. All seats $16 Oct. 14, 16, 17. Free for first-time patrons on Oct. 18 through www.freenightoftheater.net. Pay-what-you-can Oct. 21 and 23. All other performances: $10-$42. 272-0160. www.triadstage.org.

“Smokey Joe’s Cafe,” Tuesday-Sunday through Nov. 18. The Barn Dinner Theatre, 120 Stage Coach Trail, GB. Reservations: 292-2211, (800) 668-1764.

15 l Monday

Fun Stuff

f Astronomy Night, 7:30 p.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. Program by the Greensboro Astronomy Club. 373-2923.

Bingo, 6:30 p.m. W.D. Hammer VFW Post 2972, 432 Boonwood-Timbergate Drive, Gibsonville. Information: suzbuzz@earthlink.net. Game charges apply. 446-0044.

f Monday Night Poetry, 7 p.m. Central Library, 219 N. Church St., GB. Topic: poet Pablo Neruda. 373-2471.

Pumpkin Sale, 3-6 p.m. The Children’s Home, 1001 Reynolda Road, WS. Benefit. 721-7676.

f Rob Mitchell, 7 p.m. Barnes & Noble, 3102 Northline Ave., GB. Author of the memoir “Castaway Kid.” Door prizes, gift baskets and classroom materials for educators. 854-4200.

Dance

f Richmond Ballet, 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Martinsville High School, 351 Commonwealth Blvd., Martinsville, Va. (276) 632-3221.

Kids

f Books and Babies, 9:30 a.m. Central Library, 219 N. Church St., GB. Story time. 373-2046.

f Folk Center Chess Club, 7-10 p.m. Folk Teen Center, 3910 Clifton Road, GB. Open to all levels. 297-5019.

f Games in the Garden, 6:30 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. 373-2925.

f Kapla Block Time, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. 373-2925.

f Preschool Story Time, 11 a.m. Central Library, 219 N. Church St., GB. 373-2471.

f Preschooler and Toddler Story Time, 10 and 10:45 a.m. Chavis Branch Library, 900 S. Benbow Road, GB. 373-5838.

f Toddler Story Time, 10 a.m. Central Library, 219 N. Church St., GB. 373-2471.

Sports & Recreation

Boogie Monday, 7-8:30 p.m. Ballou Park Recreation Center, 760 W. Main St., lower level, Danville, Va. East Coast swing dance lessons. $3. (434) 799-5216.

Intermediate and Advanced Belly Dance, 7-8 p.m. Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Drive, GB. Eight-week class. $38. 379-1712.

Line Dancing, 10-11:30 a.m. Fairchild Community Center, 827 S. Graham-Hopedale Road, BU. $4. 304-4476.

Swing Dance Class, 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. Greensboro Ballroom, 4922 Mary St., GB. Four-week class. $40. 854-1850.

Theater

Studio Series Plays, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15,

4:30 p.m. Oct. 16. Ring Theatre, Scales Fine Art Center, Wake Forest University, WS. “Silence,” “Glory in the Flower,” “140” and “Hydraulics Phat Like Mean.” $2. 758-5295.

16 l Tuesday

Fun Stuff

Democrats’ Down Home Fall Fish Fry, 5-8 p.m. 1128 Burke St., WS. Live music and food. $10. 724-5941.

Elks Bingo, 7 p.m. Elks Lodge, 2205 W. Cornwallis Drive, GB. Game fees apply. 288-5100.

f Fiction Readers Club, 2 p.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. 373-2923.

f Piedmont Triad Audio Society, 6 p.m. Finnegan’s Wake, 620 N. Trade St., WS. http://home.triad.rr.com/ptas.

Pumpkin Sale, 3-6 p.m. The Children’s Home, 1001 Reynolda Road, WS. 721-7676.

f Reader’s Choice Book Club, 2 p.m. Benjamin Branch Library, 1530 Benjamin Parkway, GB. 373-7540.

Concerts

f Music ‘n’ All, 7-9:30 p.m. Eden Mall, 201 Meadow St., Eden. Carolina Roustabouts and open mike. 623-2229.

f Spiritual Renaissance Singers, 7:30 p.m. Hannah Brown Finch Chapel, Greensboro College, 815 W. Market St., GB. 272-7102, Ext. 281.

f Tuesday Music, 12:30 p.m. West Market Street United Methodist Church, 302 W. Market St., GB. Kim Harrison, soprano. Optional $5 lunch served before and after. 275-4587.

Kids

f Afternoon at the Movies, 3:30 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” and “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.” 373-2925.

f Family Story Time: Stop, Drop and Roll! 7 p.m. Glenwood Branch Library, 1901 W. Florida St., GB. Program on firefighters. 297-5000.

f Guess the Magic Number, 6 p.m. McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2509 Phillips Ave., GB. Guess the number of fried worms in the candy jar. Teen program. 373-5810.

f Leaf Printing, 3:30 p.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. Learn to transfer colorful plants and leaves onto muslin cloth. Grades K-5. 373-2923.

f Pig Tales, 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. for ages 1-5; 1:30 p.m. ages 3-5. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. Stories, finger plays and short movie for ages 1-5. 373-2923.

f Preschooler Story Time, 11 a.m. Benjamin Branch Library, 1530 Benjamin Parkway, GB. 373-7540.

f Preschooler and Toddler Story Time, 2 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. 373-2925.

f Story Time, 10 a.m. Barnes & Noble, 1925 Hampton Inn Court, WS. 774-0800.

f Teen Movie, 6 p.m. McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2509 Phillips Ave., GB. 373-5810.

f Toddler Story Time, 10 a.m. Benjamin Branch Library, 1530 Benjamin Parkway, GB. 373-7540.

f Toddler and Preschooler Story Time, 10 a.m. McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2509 Phillips Ave., GB. 373-5810.

f Toddlers and Preschoolers Story Time,

9:30, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. 373-2923.

Sports & Recreation

Contra Dance, 10:30 p.m. Vintage Theatre, 7 Vintage Ave., WS. With Crowfoot and Beth Molaro. $4-$6. 272-3245.

Kids’ Karate, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Lindley Recreation Center, 2907 Springwood Drive, GB. First class free. $40 per month. 373-2930.

Scottish Country Dancing, 7:30 p.m. The Grange, Guilford School Road off Lindley Road, GB. $25 per semester. First visit free. 282-6507, 725-2760.

f Twin City Cribbage Club, 6:30-9 p.m. Polo Recreation Center, 1850 Polo Road, WS. 992-3674.

Theater

“La Traviata,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16. Stevens Center, 405 W. Fourth St., WS. Presented by Piedmont Opera. $15-$59. 724-3202.

“Sleuth,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16-18, 23-25, Oct. 30-Nov. 1; 8 p.m. Oct. 19-20, 26-27, Nov. 2-3; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21, 28; 2 p.m. Nov. 4. Triad Stage, 232 S. Elm St., GB. Wine tasting, Oct. 19. InSight Series, Oct. 21. PostScript, Oct. 25. Signed performance, Oct. 30. All seats $16 Oct. 16, 17. Free for first-time patrons on Oct. 18 through www.freenightoftheater.net. Pay-what-you-can Oct. 21 and 23. All other performances: $10-$42. 272-0160. www.triadstage.org.

“Smokey Joe’s Cafe,” Tuesday-Sunday through Nov. 18. The Barn Dinner Theatre, 120 Stage Coach Trail, GB. Reservations: 292-2211, (800) 668-1764.

Studio Series Plays, 4:30 p.m. Oct. 16. Ring Theatre, Scales Fine Art Center, Wake Forest University, WS. “Silence,” “Glory in the Flower,” “140” and “Hydraulics Phat Like Mean.” $2. 758-5295.

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Fun Stuff

f Battleground Brewers Guild, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Ham’s Lakeside, 699 E. Cone Blvd., GB. Group discusses topics on beer brewing. 358-1525.

Benchmark Book Discussion, 1:30 p.m. Hemphill Branch Library, 2301 W. Vandalia Road, GB. Reader’s choice. 373-2925.

Bingo, 7 p.m. American Legion Hall Post No. 53, 729 Creekridge Road, GB. Smoke-free. Game fees apply. Information: steve55vnv@triad.rr.com.

Bridge Game, 1-4 p.m. Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Drive, GB. $5. 627-7134.

Pumpkin Sale, 3-6 p.m. The Children’s Home, 1001 Reynolda Road, WS. Benefit. 721-7676.

Concerts

f New Horizons Band of Greensboro, 10 a.m.-noon. Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. Weekly rehearsal for this band open to anyone who plays an instrument. Led by Peter Perret, former director of the Winston-Salem Symphony. Visitors welcome. 643-3505, 286-8954.

Seth Walker, 8 p.m. Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene St., GB. Part of Fringe in the Fall. $17-$22. 333-2605.

Kids

f Johnny Appleseed Fest, 2:30 p.m. McGirt-Horton Branch Library, 2509 Phillips Ave., GB. Books and stories about apples. 373-5810.

f Mother Goose Story Time, 9:30 and

10:30 a.m. Benjamin Branch Library, 1530 Benjamin Parkway, GB. For infants. 373-7540.

f Pig Tales, 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. Stories, finger plays and short movie for ages 1-5. 373-2923.

f Preschooler and Toddler Story Time, 11 a.m. Glenwood Branch Library, 1901 W. Florida St., GB. 297-5000.

f Preschoolers Story Time, 2 p.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. 373-2923.

f Puppet Show, 4 p.m. Benjamin Branch Library, 1530 Benjamin Parkway, GB. “The Pumpkin Thief” and “The Halloween Costume.” 373-7540.

f Send the Message! 6 p.m. Central Library, 219 N. Church St., GB. Celebrate Teen Read week with a text-messaging contest. 373-2471.

f Teen Movie, 7 p.m. Glenwood Branch Library, 1901 W. Florida St., GB. “Blades of Glory.” 297-5000.

f Teen Read Week Movie Special, 6:30 p.m. Benjamin Branch Library, 1530 Benjamin Parkway, GB. “Back to the Future.” 373-7540.

f Toddler Story Time, 11 a.m. Benjamin Branch Library, 1530 Benjamin Parkway, GB. 373-7540.

f Toddlers and Preschoolers Story Time, 10 and 11 a.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. 373-2923.

Sports & Recreation

Irish Step Dancing, Room 5302, Level 3, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB. 4:30-5:30 p.m. for ages 7-10, 6-7 p.m. for ages 11-adult. $30 per month. 373-2727.

Theater

“See Rock City,” 8 p.m. Oct. 17-20. The Broach Theatre, 520 S. Elm St., GB. $5-$20. 378-9300.

“Sleuth,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17-18, 23-25, Oct. 30-Nov. 1; 8 p.m. Oct. 19-20, 26-27, Nov. 2-3; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21, 28; 2 p.m. Nov. 4. Triad Stage, 232 S. Elm St., GB. Wine tasting, Oct. 19. InSight Series, Oct. 21. PostScript, Oct. 25. Signed performance, Oct. 30. All seats $16 Oct. 17. Free for first-time patrons on Oct. 18 through www.freenightoftheater.net. Pay-what-you-can Oct. 21 and 23. All other performances: $10-$42. 272-0160. www.triadstage.org.

“Smokey Joe’s Cafe,” Tuesday-Sunday through Nov. 18. The Barn Dinner Theatre, 120 Stage Coach Trail, GB. Reservations: 292-2211, (800) 668-1764.

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Fun Stuff

Art Lecture, 6:30-8 p.m. Weatherspoon Art Museum, Cone Building, UNCG, Tate and Spring Garden streets, GB. “Wild Beasts and Polite Society.” $10-$15. 334-5770.

f Becky Gould Gibson, 7 p.m. Barnes & Noble, 3102 Northline Ave., GB. Local poet reads from “Need-Fire.” 854-4200.

f George Singleton, 8 p.m. Faculty Center, College Avenue, UNCG, GB. Alumni fiction reading. 334-5459.

Greenhill Cemetery Tours, 2 p.m. Greenhill Cemetery, Wharton Street, GB. Walking tours of this historical and botanically diverse cemetery. $5. 274-0036.

f Kathleen Clay Mystery Readers, 2 p.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. 373-2923.

f Piedmont Bird Club Program, 7 p.m. Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library, 1420 Price Park Road, GB. Topic: Recovery Program for the Red-cockaded Woodpecker. 373-2923.

Pumpkin Sale, 3-6 p.m. The Children’s Home, 1001 Reynolda Road, WS. Benefit. 721-7676.

f Travel Video, 1 p.m. Advanced Technologies Building, Rockingham Community College, N.C. 65, Wentworth. Topic: Rome. 342-4261, Ext. 2113.

Concerts

Almost Heaven: Songs of John Denver,

7:30 p.m. Stevens Center, 405 W. Fourth St., WS. $19-$30. 721-1945.

Greensboro Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. War Memorial Auditorium, Greensboro Coliseum Complex, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. Jewels of Vienna with Leila Josefowicz, violin. $19-$36. 852-1100, www.ticketmaster.com.

The Robert Cray Band, 7:30 p.m. High Point Theatre, 220 E. Commerce Ave., HP. www.etix.com. $35-$40. 887-3001.

Dance

North Carolina Dance Festival, 8 p.m. UNCG Dance Theater, Health and Human Performance Building, Walker Avenue, UNCG, GB. $9-$15. 334-4849.

Screenings

f “Plagues and Pleasures of the Salton Sea,” 6:30 p.m. Weatherspoon Art Museum, Cone Building, UNCG, Tate and Spring Garden streets, GB. John Waters narrates this 2007 documentary that explores the residents and the ecological troubles of a lake once known as the California Riviera. Discussion with film director Chris Metzler follows. 334-5770.

Kids

f After School Adventure: Guinea Pigs, River Rapids and Dancing in the Kitchen,

3:30 p.m. Glenwood Branch Library, 1901 W. Florida St., GB. Program on Ecuador. 297-5000.

Theater

“Deathtrap,” 8 p.m. Oct. 18-20, 25-27, Nov. 1-3; 2 p.m. Oct. 21, 28. Open Space Cafe Theatre, 4609-A W. Market St., GB. I$17-$20. Inquire about student rush tickets. 292-2285.

“Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters,” 7 p.m. Oct. 18-20, 3 p.m. Oct. 21. Paul Robeson Theatre, N.C. A&T, GB. $5-$10. 334-7749.

“The Rimers of Eldritch,” 7 p.m. Oct. 18, 8 p.m. Oct. 19-20, 2 p.m. Oct. 21. Taylor Theatre, 450 Tate St., UNCG, GB. Lanford Wilson’s murder mystery in a Midwest town. $7-$10. 334-4849.

“See Rock City,” 8 p.m. Oct. 18-20. The Broach Theatre, 520 S. Elm St., GB. $5-$20. 378-9300.

“Sleuth,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18, 23-25, Oct. 30-Nov. 1; 8 p.m. Oct. 19-20, 26-27, Nov. 2-3; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21, 28; 2 p.m. Nov. 4. Triad Stage, 232 S. Elm St., GB. Wine tasting, Oct. 19. InSight Series, Oct. 21. PostScript, Oct. 25. Signed performance, Oct. 30. Free for first-time patrons on Oct. 18 through www.freenightoftheater.net. Pay-what-you-can Oct. 21 and 23. All other performances: $10-$42. 272-0160. www.triadstage.org.

“Smokey Joe’s Cafe,” Tuesday-Sunday through Nov. 18. The Barn Dinner Theatre, 120 Stage Coach Trail, GB. Reservations: 292-2211, (800) 668-1764.

On sale

“A Prairie Home Companion” with Garrison Keillor, 5:45 p.m. Oct. 20. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte. $31-$75. Ticketmaster outlets or 852-1100.

Aggie Alumni Homecoming Concert, 8 p.m. Oct. 26. Special Events Center, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. Featuring Morris Day and The Time, Midnight Star, Zapp. $33-$48. 334-7749.

Aggie Homecoming Concert, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27. Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. With Lil Wayne and Eve. Hosted by Swiss Beatz. $25-$32.50 advance, $37.50 day of show. Coliseum box office, 852-1100 or www.ticketmaster.com.

Tori Amos, 8 p.m. Nov. 13. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte. $38.50-$48.50. Ticketmaster outlets or 852-1100.

Dierks Bentley, 8 p.m. Nov. 1. Cricket Arena, 2700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte. $27.75-$34.75. Ticketmaster outlets or 852-1100.

Bob Weir and Ratdog, 8 p.m. Nov. 8. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte. $26-$56. Ticketmaster outlets or 852-1100.

Celtic Woman, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 23-24. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte. $41-$66. Ticketmaster outlets or 852-1100.

Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy, Oct. 30-Nov. 4. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte. $20-$65. Ticketmaster outlets or 852-1100.

Natalie Cole with Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, 8 p.m. Oct. 12. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte. Ticketmaster outlets or 852-1100.

Chris Cornell, 8 p.m. Nov. 6. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte. Ticketmaster outlets or 852-1100.

Doodlebops Live, 12:30 p.m. Nov. 10. Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. $14-$37. Coliseum box office, 852-1100 or www.ticketmaster.com.

Terry Gross, 8 p.m. Nov. 2. Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene St., GB. $17-$41 includes restoration fee. 333-2605 www.carolinatheatre.com.

Hannah Montana and Miley Cyrus, 4 p.m. Nov. 25. Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. Best of Both Worlds Tour. $26-$56. Coliseum box office, 852-1100 or www.ticketmaster.com.

D.L. Hughley, 8 p.m. Nov. 24. War Memorial Auditorium, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. Comedian. $35. Coliseum box office, 852-1100 or www.ticketmaster.com.

The Male Intellect: An Oxymoron? 7:30 p.m. Nov. 4. High Point Theatre, 220 E. Commerce Ave., HP. $20-$25. 887-3001. www.etix.com.

Brad Paisley, Rodney Atkins, Taylor Swift, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9. Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. Coliseum box office, 852-1100 or www.ticketmaster.com.

Smashing Pumpkins, Explosions In The Sky, 8 p.m. Nov. 8. War Memorial Auditorium, 1921 W. Lee St., GB. $39.50-$49.50. Coliseum box office, 852-1100 or www.ticketmaster.com.

The Southern Fried Chicks, 8 p.m. Feb. 2. High Point Theatre, 220 E. Commerce Ave., HP. $35-$40. 887-3001. www.etix.com.

The Wailin’ Jennys, 8 p.m. Nov. 14. McGlohon Theatre, 345 N. College St., Charlotte. $19.50-$22.50. (704) 372-1000.

Galleries

After Gateway Inc. Art Gallery (501 S. Mendenhall St., GB) — Works by participants of the After Gateway program. 379-7670.

Ambleside Fine Arts (528 S. Elm St., GB) — Original paintings and sculpture by American and English artists. 275-9844.

Arts by Alexander (701 Greensboro Road, HP) — Original and limited-edition prints by North Carolina artists and other artists. 884-8062.

Art by Shirley deLong (1507 Long St., HP) — Limited-edition, signed and numbered, lithographs, reproductions, giclees and original oils on canvas by Jamestown artist Shirley deLong. 454-5040.

Arts United for Davidson County Gallery (224 S. Main St., Lexington) — Hand-tinted images and photography by Joanna Hudson and works by the Davidson County Woodcarvers, through Oct. 24. 249-2742.

The Art House (600 N. Church St., GB) — Visit www.thearthousestudios.com for class schedule. 209-5539, 274-5337.

Artmongerz (610 S. Elm, GB) — Features works by numerous artists in a variety of media. 389-0398.

ArtQuest at Green Hill Center (Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB) — Interactive gallery for children with an adult. Weekly thematic programs offered. • Art projects for parent and caregiver,

9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Mondays. $5. • Family Night: 5-7 p.m. Wednesday. Kapla Block Workshop, 3:30 p.m. Friday. • Tours: 9-10:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. Admission: $5, $4 groups and tours. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Monday, 12:30-5 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday-Saturday, 12:30-7 p.m. Wednesday. www.greenhillcenter.org. 333-7460.

Artworks Gallery (564 N. Trade St., WS) — Encaustic paintings by Alix Hitchcock, “Counting Crows,” monoprints by Nelida Otero-Flatow, and “Moments of Play,” photography by Holly Wilbur, all Oct. 16-Nov. 17. Reception: 7-10 p.m. Nov. 2. www.artworks-gallery.com. 723-5890.

Associated Artists Gallery (301 W. Fourth St., WS) — “Painting with Pastels,” workshop, noon Oct. 12. www.associated

artists.org. 722-0340.

The Blue Diamond Gallery (604 S. Elm St., GB) — “Meditations of Light,” oils by Pat Walker-Fields of Bay St. Louis, Miss., through Nov. 30. 510-7509.

Captain James and Emma Holt White House (213 S. Main St., Graham) — “Day Dreams: North Carolina Scenery Paintings,” works by Eric McRay and works by Jashua Stewart, through Nov. 3. www.artsalamance.com. 226-4495.

Center for Visual Artists (Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davis St., GB) — All-Member Juried Show, through Nov. 16. • Various programs for children, classes for home-schooled students and school holiday program. Call for schedule. 333-7485.

Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History (Sutherlin Mansion, 975 Main St., Danville, Va.) — “A Celebration of Rural America,” prints by American regionalists, and “Lithographs by Thomas Hart Benton, Grant Wood and Gordon Grant” from the collection, both through Oct. 28. www.danvillemuseum.org. (434) 793-5644.

Diggs Gallery (Winston-Salem State University, WS) — “Continuity and Change: Three Generations of Ethiopian Artists,” through Dec. 8. 750-2458.

Gallery 115 (115 Pomona Drive, GB) — “Five Collectors Sharing Collections,” exhibition and sale from private collections, through Nov. 3. 856-0815.

Gateway Gallery (1006 S. Marshall St., WS) — Pottery by Jonathan Lindsay and paintings by Jeremiah Miller, through Nov. 24. 777-0076.

Greensboro College (Irene Cullis Gallery, Cowan Humanities Building, Greensboro College, GB) — “Finding the Numinous,” reverent paintings by Ray Martin, through Oct. 28. 272-7102, Ext. 361.

Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art (Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., GB) — “Max rada dada’s Sideshow Banners, Polaroids & Objects,” an exhibit of the bizarre in contemporary life by this Dadaist-esque artist from Durham, through Nov. 2. www.greenhillcenter.org. 333-7460.

Guilford College Art Gallery (Hege Library, Guilford College, 5800 W. Friendly Ave., GB) — 316-2438.

Heart of Living Home Gallery (5588-A New Garden Village Way, New Garden Village, GB) — Works in various media by local artists. www.heartofliving.net. 662-0023.

Karma Salon & Gallery (206 W. Sixth St., WS) — “Abstraction in Action,” paintings by Ellen Gamble, through Oct. 26. Reception: 7-10 p.m. Oct. 25. 682-2671.

Marshall Art Gallery (301-H Pisgah Church Road, GB) — “An Affair of Wine,” works by Dawn Ashby, Joe Bergeron and Tracey Marshall, through Oct. 29. • Workshops and classes offered. Call for details. www.marshallartco.com. 545-8268.

W.H. Moring Jr. Fine Arts & Crafts Center (123 Sunset Ave., AB) — Custom framing workshop, Oct. 16. • Paper-making workshop, Oct. 13. • “Seagrove Settings,” place settings by Seagrove potters, through Oct. 31. www.randolphartsguild.com. 629-0399.

The Other Half (560 N. Trade St., WS) — “Time Joker” and other works by Mary Ann Zotto and “Exquisite Jewels” by Deborah Wishon Designs, through Nov. 1. 407-5494.

Piedmont Arts Association (215 Starling Ave., Martinsville, Va.) — “eric mcgehearty: access denied,” works by Eric McGehearty, Shirley Cadmus and Deepa Sanyal, Oct. 21. www.piedmontarts.org. (276) 632-3221.

Salem Fine Arts Center Gallery (Salem College, 601 S. Church St., WS) — “Old Salem Brought to Life Through the Paintings of Pauline Bahnson Gray C’ 1910,” through Oct. 28. Reception: 2-5 p.m. Oct. 28. • “The Fantastic Worlds of Anatoly Krudravcev-Kemeshes,” through Oct. 28. 721-2636.

Tyler White Gallery (307 State St., GB) — “Evolving,” works by Katie Long Stevenson, through Oct. 15. www.tylerwhitegallery.

com. 279-1124.

University Galleries (Dudley Building, N.C. A&T, 1601 E. Market St., GB.) — Featuring the Mattye African Heritage and H.C. Taylor American collections. www.ncat.edu/~museum. 334-3209.

The Upstairs Gallery (2837 Battleground Ave., GB) — “Miracles: A Celebration Life,” works by several artists, through Oct. 26. 288-9369.

Urban Artware (207 W. Sixth St., WS) — “Leaves from the Visionary Vine,” new works by Joshua Vernon through Oct. 31. www.urbanartware.com. 722-2345.

Weatherspoon Art Museum (Cone Building, Tate and Spring Garden streets, UNCG, GB) — UNCG Undergraduate Student Juried Exhibition, through Nov. 3. • UNCG Department of Art Faculty Biennial, through Dec. 9. • “Janine Antoni: Falk Visiting Artist,” unique art forms taken from daily activities, through Dec. 23. • “Sol LeWittx2,” first of a two-part exhibit documenting the late American artist’s career, through Dec. 9. • “The Liberated Eye: American Modernisms,” works from the permanent collection, through Dec. 9. http://weatherspoon.uncg.edu. 334-5770.

West End Art Gallery (480 West End Blvd., WS) — Works by North Carolina and national artists. 917-0036.

Art venues

Center for Creative Leadership (1 Leadership Place, GB) — “Expedition: A Journey of Discovery, Triumph and Transformation,” works by members of the North Carolina Society of Illustrators, through Nov. 29. By appointment. 286-4023.

Eden Public Library (598 Pierce St., Eden) — Art in Autumn Exhibit and Silent Auction, through Oct. 29. 623-3168.

The Green Bean (341 S. Elm St., GB) — “Green Art for Guilford County,” photographs by Brian Crean, Oct. 15-Nov. 18. Silent auction to benefit Guilford County Open Space Committee. 691-9990.

Southern Lights Bistro (105 Smyres Place, GB) — Paintings by Tony E. Forrest and photography by Bill Clubb, through Nov. 17. 379-9414.

Wachovia Tower (300 N. Greene St.) — American and international works on loan from The Art Shop through Oct. 26. 273-8400.

Museums

Alamance County Historical Museum (4777 N.C. 62 South, BU) ­­— www.alamancemuseum.org. 226-8254.

Angela Peterson Doll & Miniature Museum (101 W. Green Drive, HP) — 885-DOLL.

Blandwood Mansion (447 W. Washington St., GB) — Former N.C. Gov. John Motley Morehead. www.blandwood.org. 272-5003.

The Brock Historical Museum of Greensboro College (Main Building, Greensboro College, 815 W. Market St., GB) — Collection of archival materials and artifacts relating to the history of the college. http://museum.gborocollege.edu. 272-7102, Ext. 283.

Charlotte Hawkins Brown Memorial State Historic Site (6136 Burlington Road, Sedalia) — Former Palmer Memorial Institutewww.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/sections/hschb/chb.htm. 449-4846.

Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem (390 S. Liberty St., WS) — Various daily programs for children. Call for schedule. • $6. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday Memorial Day through Labor Day. www.childrensmuseumofws.org. 723-9111.

Chinqua-Penn Plantation (2138 Wentworth St., RV) — Works from Calvin Phelps private collection, through Nov. 22. www.chinquapenn.com. 477-4453.

Danville Science Center (677 Craghead St., Danville, Va.) — $5 adults, $4 seniors and ages 4-12. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. www.dsc.smv.org. (434) 791-5160.

Elsewhere Artist Collaborative (606-608 S. Elm St., GB) — www.elsewhereelsewhere.

org. 549-5555.

Greensboro Children’s Museum (220 N. Church St., GB) — Variety of daily programs offered. Call for schedule. $6 adults and children, $5 seniors. Fun Friday 5-8 p.m. and Fun Sunday 1-5 p.m., $3 admission. Group rates, $3. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. www.gcmuseum.com. 574-2898.

Greensboro Historical Museum (130 Summit Ave., GB) — www.greensborohistory.

org. 373-2043.

High Point Museum and Historical Park (1859 E. Lexington Ave., HP) — “Back by Popular Demand,” popular items from the collection. www.highpointmuseum.org. 885-1859.

Korner’s Folly (413 S. Main St., KV) — www.kornersfolly.org. 996-7922.

Museum of Old Domestic Life (555 E. Springfield Road, HP) — Quaker meeting house built in 1858. 882-3054.

Natural Science Center of Greensboro (4301 Lawndale Drive, GB) — Hands-on museum. • Animal Discovery Zoological Park. • Workshops and home-school classes available. Call for schedule. • Planetarium closed for renovations. • Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 12:30-5 p.m. Sunday. $8 adults, $7 children 2-13. Greensboro residents receive $1 discount. www.natsci.org. 288-3769.

N.C. Pottery Center (250 East Ave., Seagrove) — www.ncpotterycenter.com. 873-8430.N.C.

N.C. Zoological Park (southeast of Asheboro off U.S. 64, U.S. 220 and N.C. 159) — $10 adults, $8 seniors, $6 ages 2-12. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. www.nczoo.org. (800) 488-0444.

Old Salem (600 S. Main St., WS) — Restored Moravian town also features the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts, Old Salem Toy Museum and the Old Salem Children’s Museum. www.oldsalem.org. (888) 653-7253.

Piedmont Environmental Center (1220 Penny Road, HP) — www.piedmontenvironmental.com. 883-8531.

Reynolda House Museum of American Art (2250 Reynolda Road, WS) — “Wings of Adventure,” gallery talk by art historian John Hallmark Neff, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 16. • Art of Chinese Calligraphy, four-week class begins 6:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 16. $100. • “Wings of Adventure: Smith Reynolds and the Flight of 898 Whiskey,” through Dec. 3. www.reynoldahouse.org. 758-5150.

SciWorks (400 W. Hanes Mill Road, WS) — Rock laser shows Oct. 12-13, 19-20: The Beatles, 8 p.m., Pink Floyd “Echoes,”

9:15 p.m. and Led Zeppelin, 10:30 p.m. $6-$15. $10, $7 ages 6-19 and seniors, $5 ages 2-5. Hours: 10 a.m. -5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. www.sciworks.org. 767-6730.

Tank Museum (3321 N. Main St., Danville, Va.) — www.aaftankmuseum.com. (434) 836-5323.

Tannenbaum Historic Park (2200 New Garden Road, GB) — Colonial back country farm545-5315. www.march1781.org.

Textile Heritage Museum (2406 Glencoe St., Historic Glencoe Village, N.C. 62, BU) — 260-0038. www.textileheritage

museum.org.

Virginia Museum of Natural History (21 Starling Ave., Martinsville, Va.) — “Feathered Dinosaurs of China” and “Chinasaurs: The Great Dinosaurs of China.” www.vmnh.net. (276) 634-4141.

Wake Forest Museum of Anthropology (Wake Forest University, WS) — “Dias de los Muertos (Days of the Dead),” through Dec. 14. “Face to Face: The Arts of Exchange in Mainland Papua New Guinea,” new permanent exhibit. www.wfu.edu/moa. 758-5282.

Parks

Alamance Battleground State Historic Site (5803 N.C. 62, South, BU) — Site of the pre-Revolutionary War Battle of Alamance in 1771. http://www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/sections/hs/alamance.alamanc.htm. 227-4785.

Greensboro Arboretum (Lindley Park, off Wendover Avenue and West Market Street, GB) — 375-5876.

Guilford Courthouse National Military Park (2332 New Garden Road, GB) — Preserves 220 acres of a battlefield of the Revolutionary War’s decisive Southern campaign. www.nps.gov/guco. 288-1776.

Historic Bethabara Park (2147 Bethabara Road, WS) — Historic 1788 Gemeinhauswww.bethabarapark.org. 924-8191.

Mendenhall Plantation (603 W. Main St., Jamestown, across from High Point City Lake Park) — Quaker homestead454-3819.

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