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Daughters of Malcolm X to Speak at WFU on MLK Day

By Staff Each year, Wake Forest University and Winston-Salem State University collaborate to host a major celebration to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The theme of this year’s program is “On Common Ground: The Future is Dependent on Us” and highlights the call for the next […]

by · January 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
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10 Ways to Shop Local for the Holidays

by Carissa Joines Cover photo: IDEAS on Burke Street There are just 10 Days til Christmas, and whether you are shopping to find the last thing on your list or just starting out, CCD has all the help you’ll need to find the perfect gift while supporting local businesses and […]

by · December 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Community, Guides & Events, Uncategorized
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23rd Annual Peace Toys for War Toys Exchange

By Staff   Kids in Winston-Salem can exchange toys and video games that promote violence and aggression, such as toy guns and knives, for basketballs, footballs, puzzles, board games and non-violent computer games during the 23rd annual Peace Toys for War Toys Exchange, to be held this Saturday, Dec. 19, […]

by · December 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
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20 Imagination Inspiring Gift Ideas for Kids

These gender neutral gift ideas are sure to inspire creativity and fun without limitations. With an endless supply of video games and marketing products filling the shelves of toy stores, it is sometimes hard to find toys that children can actually play with. Playing is how children learn, and imaginations […]

by · December 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
Red Cross Encourages Donors to Give with Meaning this Holiday Season

Red Cross Encourages Donors to Give with Meaning this Holiday Season

Help save lives through blood and platelet donation or by hosting a blood drive. This holiday season, the American Red Cross urges individuals to give something that means something – a blood or platelet donation. This simple, potentially lifesaving act can give patients in need another holiday season with loved […]

by · December 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Health, Non-profits
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CCD Give Back Guide

The holidays provide many opportunities to give gifts to friends and loved ones, but they can be stressful for those in our community who have limited resources. CCD knows how our readers love to give, so we’ve created a Give Back Guide to help you find opportunities to give back […]

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Camel City Christmas – A Holiday Event Guide

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year” and Camel City knows how to celebrate the holidays in style! CCD has gathered information on a variety of holiday events happening this month, so you can be sure you won’t miss any of the fun. Have an event you’d like to […]

CCD Weekend Guide: November 13-16

CCD Weekend Guide: November 13-16

Compiled by Kerri Hughes Camel City is packed full of things to do this weekend. Enjoy a bit of fun before the holiday festivities begin! From live music to basketball, 5ks to lectures, special shopping to musicals and plays, we know if you keep reading you are sure to find something […]

Gingerbread Craft Fair Celebrates 34 Years

Gingerbread Craft Fair Celebrates 34 Years

By Kerri Hughes The annual Gingerbread fair  opened this weekend. The annual event is held for one weekend every year, on the first full weekend of November. The fair is a place for local crafters to display, sell their wares, and get together with the broader community. The event was started 34 […]

by · November 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
Weekend Guide – November 6-8

Weekend Guide – November 6-8

Compiled by Kerri Hughes November is here at Camel City has lots to do! Keep reading to fill up your first weekend of November with fun activities, concerts, shows and more!

by · November 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events