Community

Celebrating our Neighbors: Awards, Recognition and New Leadership

Celebrating our Neighbors: Awards, Recognition and New Leadership

CCD loves to celebrate the good in our community. We’ve put together a list of Camel City neighbors who have received awards, recognitions or promotions. Join us in celebrating these leaders and folks who serve our community! UNCSA alumni and faculty receive Helen Hayes Awards for outstanding theatre in Washington, D.C. Kelly […]

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City Pools Start Opening Memorial Day Weekend

Free swim lessons offered; Diving and Swim Teams at each pool by staff Bolton Pool, Parkland and Kimberley Park pools will be open for the Memorial Day weekend May 28 – 30. Bolton and Parkland will be open 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Kimberley Park will be open from noon […]

by · May 26, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services, Sports
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Collection Changes for Memorial Day Holiday

from the City of Winston-Salem City offices will be closed Monday, May 30, for the Memorial Day holiday. CityLink 311, the city’s citizen service call center, will not be staffed but non-911 emergency calls will be forwarded to on-call staff with the appropriate department. Requests for routine information or services […]

by · May 26, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services
5 Apps that Will Help Keep Your Teen Safe

5 Apps that Will Help Keep Your Teen Safe

Stay Safe: Personal Safety Apps for Teens and Family by Kristen Daukus – 4 Hens and a Rooster I will never forget the first time that I stood on the front porch and watched my oldest drive away by herself, with no one else in the car, the day she […]

by · May 25, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Health
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Professional Cycling Teams from 10 Countries Showcase Top Talent at Fourth Annual Winston-Salem Cycling Classic – Road Closures Will Affect Several Areas

Memorial Day Weekend Bicycle Races Cap Weeklong National Championships Events; Events Free for Spectators; Schedule and Road Closures on Page 2 By staff Organizers of the Winston-Salem Cycling Classic have confirmed 34 top professional cycling teams representing 10 countries have accepted invitations to race May 29-30, 2016. Seven criterium races […]

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The Dash to Wear Warthogs Jerseys for Three Throwback Thursdays

Jerseys will be auctioned off later in season to benefit WS Sports Foundation by staff For the first time at BB&T Ballpark, the Winston-Salem Dash will don commemorative Warthogs jerseys during three Throwback Thursdays this season. The Warthogs return to Winston-Salem this Thursday, May 26, along with June 16 and […]

by · May 25, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
Winston-Salem Jaycees Honor Outstanding Young Leaders at Awards Banquet

Winston-Salem Jaycees Honor Outstanding Young Leaders at Awards Banquet

by staff The Winston-Salem Jaycees honored 10 Outstanding Young Leaders from local Winston-Salem/Forsyth County High Schools with scholarship banquet held at Graze Restaurant at the Twin City Quarter on May 19th. Young leaders from the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School District have the opportunity to complete their applications for the Outstanding Young […]

by · May 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
R. J. Reynolds High School principal, Claude “Pop” Joyner and Gwendolyn Bailey, at her enrollment at the school, 1957. - Photo Courtesy of Forsyth County Public Library.

New Winston Museum’s May Salon Series- “Civil Rights Activism in Winston-Salem- School Integration”

By Staff On Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 5:30pm, New Winston Museum will present the Salon Series panel discussion, “Civil Rights Activism in Winston-Salem: School Integration.” Integration of the schools in Winston-Salem officially began after the federal mandate established by the Brown v. Board of Education decision. Ms. Gwendolyn Bailey […]

by · May 23, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Neighborhoods, Non-profits
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Opportunities for the Week – May 23-26

Compiled by Carissa Joines CCD believes the weekend isn’t the only time to get out and connect with your community. Here’s a list of some opportunities this week that will connect you with Camel City past and present and give you a chance to meet up with your friends and […]

by · May 23, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
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Southwest Athletics of Clemmons to Host 2017 Cal Ripken Major/60 World Series

10-day tournament to be held in August, 2017, featuring teams from around the country Southwest Athletics, the premier baseball and softball organization in the Triad for players ages 4-18, and Babe Ruth League, Inc., recently announced that Southwest Athletics will serve as the host of the 2017 Cal Ripken Major/60 […]

by · May 20, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Sports