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Winston-Salem’s Premier Youth Chorus Holding Auditions for 2016-2017 Season

By Staff The Winston-Salem Youth Chorus, recently endorsed by the mayor as the Premier youth chorus and Ambassadors of the city, invites children ages 8 to 18 to audition for the 2016-2017 Season which begins on August 29th. Auditions will be held on Monday, July 25th-Wednesday, July 27th. The Winston-Salem […]

by · June 29, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Music
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Forsyth Tech Team Takes First Place in NSF Competition by Applying Nanotechnology to Innovation

Students Win National Science Foundation competition with Energy-Efficient Solar Greenhouse Project by staff The National Science Foundation (NSF) announced last week that a panel of expert judges selected Forsyth Technical Community College’s team of nanotechnology students as first place winners in the 2016 Community College Innovation Challenge (CCIC). The students’ […]

SECCA to Exhibit Wake Forest University Student Union Collection of Contemporary Art

SECCA to Exhibit Wake Forest University Student Union Collection of Contemporary Art

Free exhibit opens June 30th at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art by staff Every four years since 1963, a small group of Wake Forest University undergraduates, under the direction of an art department faculty member, researched the contemporary American art scene and purchased new works for the University on […]

by · June 27, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries, Museums
Stand Against HB2 to Feature Over 30 Bands and Musicians

Stand Against HB2 to Feature Over 30 Bands and Musicians

by staff Sunday, June 26 will find over 30 North Carolina bands and musicians taking the stage in the Millennium Center to “Stand Against HB2″. The fundraiser concert is the second such event in North Carolina, the first of which was a sold out concert at the Haw River Ballroom […]

Increasing the “Wow” Factor – Five Tips to Get Your Home Show Ready

Increasing the “Wow” Factor – Five Tips to Get Your Home Show Ready

By Karin Head So, after months of looking, you’ve FINALLY found the perfect home for you and your family. Or, you’re empty-nesters who are looking to downsize as the next phase of your life begins. Possibly, you’ve taken a new job in another city and are in the process of […]

by · June 23, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts & Innovation, Business, Innovation
Piedmont Wind Symphony and Judy Barnes Band to Perform for Arts Council’s Summer Parks Series Final Concerts

Piedmont Wind Symphony and Judy Barnes Band to Perform for Arts Council’s Summer Parks Series Final Concerts

Free Patriot Pops concerts in July will feature local rock band Judy Barnes by staff The Summer Parks Series will conclude its six-performance inaugural season with free “Patriotic Pops” concerts at Triad Park at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday July 3 and Tanglewood Park at 6:00 p.m. Sunday July 13. “The […]

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Local Modernist Home in Competition for Matsumoto Prize

by Staff Adam Sebastian is no stranger to modern design. He and his partners at STICH Design shop have been leaving their modernist print all over Forsyth County, in particular two iconic parks in Downtown Winston-Salem – Bailey Park and ARTivity on the Green. Sebastian himself has already won a […]

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Writers, Artist and Jazz Musicians Combine for a Ekphrastic Night at the Museum

By Staff Winston-Salem Writers and New Winston Museum are partnering for an Ekphrastic Night at the Museum on Friday, June 24, from 6 – 9 pm. (Ekphrastic: a device in which one medium of art tries to connect to another medium by defining and describing it in an effort to […]

by · June 20, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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Theatre Alliance to Present Disney’s The Little Mermaid

By Staff In a magical kingdom fathoms below, we meet Ariel, the little mermaid who is tired of flipping her fins and longs to be part of the fascinating world on dry land. Joining her are Sebastian, Ariel’s crabby sidekick; Ursula, the evil sea witch; Triton, King of the Sea; […]

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CCD Father’s Day Poetry – Sam Barbee

The Crab Killer After church and fried chicken, we went fishing most every Sunday. Seldom missed incoming tide. In his folding chair, webbing frayed and green, Daddy smoked those Camels. I chased my beach ball, primary colors spinning down the hard sand. I scrawled words and pictures into the gray […]

by · June 19, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Literature