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May is Historic Preservation Month

By Staff Historic Preservation Month is being observed in May with lectures, panel discussions, tours of historic houses, a family day at the historic Rural Hall Train Depot and Railroad Museum, the unveiling of new local historic makers and more. On May 3, J. Howell Smith, professor emeritus at Wake […]

by · May 3, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
Forsyth Humane Society’s Mutt and Strut 5K and Community Day April 30th

Forsyth Humane Society’s Mutt and Strut 5K and Community Day April 30th

By Staff The Forsyth Humane Society is hosting Mutt and Strut, a fundraising event, on Saturday, April 30th. The event will include a 5K race, Puppy Pageant, Food Trucks, music, and vendors. The 5k is open to both competitive and leisure participants, which may include walkers and pets. For competitive […]

by · April 25, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Non-profits
Protest at Piedmont Leaf Tobacco Company, 1946. Police chief, John Gold, is at right. Striking worker Margaret DeGraffenreid is being forced into police car. Courtesy of Forsyth County Public Library Photograph Collection

New Winston Museum to Host Salon on Civil Rights Activism in Winston-Salem

By Staff The New Winston Museum’s 2nd quarter 2016 Salon Series theme is “Civil Rights Activism in Winston-Salem.” On April 28th the NWM will host a panel discussion featuring Dr. Robert Korstad (author of Civil Rights Unionism) and other local experts on Local 22 of the FTA-CIO, who will discuss the […]

by · April 25, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Museums
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What’s Happening This Weekend in Camel City

This weekend is packed with things to do, places to go and theater to see! Check out CCD’s picks for what’s happening this weekend in Camel City, and don’t forget to come see some of our crew at the Earth Day Fair!   Saturday April 23, 2016 Delta Arts Center will […]

by · April 22, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
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Ardmore Neighborhood Association Hosting Spring Celebration “Ardmore Remembers”

By staff The Ardmore Neighborhood Association is hosting a Spring Celebration on Saturday, April 23rd. The free public event, titled “Ardmore Remembers” will feature the neighborhood’s history. Professional NC historian and whimsical storyteller Fam Brownlee will tell about “The Great Ardmore Scandal of 1925,” and stories of growing up in […]

by · April 22, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Neighborhoods
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Sustainable Food Systems, Farmers Market Kick-off, Demonstrations and Debates at 2016 Earth Day Fair

By Staff This year’s Annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair will celebrate sustainable food systems with the theme “Eat. Drink. Think.” It is possible to produce healthful food that’s good for our bodies and the planet, without compromising the ability of future generations to do the same. The fair will focus […]

by · April 21, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
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Winston-Salem’s Premier Youth Chorus Presents their Spring Choral Concert

by staff The Winston-Salem Youth Chorus, recently endorsed by the mayor as the Premier youth chorus and Ambassadors of the city, will hold their Annual Spring Choral Concert entitled “Kaleidoscope of Spirt and Song” on Saturday, April 30th at 7:00 pm, at Ardmore Baptist Church. The beautiful voices of over 100 […]

by · April 20, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
Washington Park Hosts a Home Tour to Raise Funds for Neighborhood Association

Washington Park Hosts a Home Tour to Raise Funds for Neighborhood Association

by staff Washington Park, a southside neighborhood designated a National Historic District, will be hosting its eighth home tour on April 23rd. The event will take place between 12 and 5pm on Saturday, with Camel City Carriage providing a horse and carriage ride in the neighborhood between 2 and 4:30pm […]

by · April 20, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Neighborhoods
The Piedmont Earth Day Fair Promises Fun Activities for the Whole Family

The Piedmont Earth Day Fair Promises Fun Activities for the Whole Family

by staff The 11th Annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair will be held on Saturday, April 23 from 10am-5pm at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds. The Fair will host over 100 earth friendly exhibitors, and dozens of of those will offer activities to help young attendees learn about the environment, have fun and […]

by · April 19, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
Summit School Presents a Museum Learning For Families Event

Summit School Presents a Museum Learning For Families Event

Summit School will present a panel discussion called “Museum Learning for Families” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19 in the school’s Loma Hopkins Theatre as part of its Inspiring Learning series. The discussion will feature leaders from four museums in Winston-Salem: Elizabeth Dampier from The Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem, […]

by · April 19, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events