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Light Up Your Holidays in Winston-Salem

When it comes to authentic holiday traditions, Winston-Salem has nearly three and a half centuries of experience, all of…

Winston-Salem City of the Arts

Do you know why Winston-Salem is called the city of arts and innovation? Well, there's an undercurrent here, a…

Nightlife in Winston-Salem

A look into Winston-Salem's lively nightlight and our nationally ranked downtown. A variety of music venues, bars and restaurants…

Gardens in Winston-Salem

The gardens of Winston-Salem offer visitors a beautiful panorama of flowers, vegetables, trees and herbs. But many visitors are…

Reynolda House Museum of American Art

Built in 1917 as the center of a 1,067-acre estate, Reynolda House Museum of American Art displays a premier…

Moravian Culture in Winston-Salem

Some of the best-preserved colonial heritage sites in the country can be found in Winston-Salem. Members of the Moravian…

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30 Days for $30 for New Students – Beginners Classes are Ongoing!

30 Days for $30 for New Students – Beginners Classes are Ongoing!

New to yoga? Looking for beginners classes or getting back into a regular practice? Sunrise Yoga Studio offers multiple beginner-level classes with an amazing unlimited 30 days of yoga for just $30 for...

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Sunrise Yoga Studio

Mon Apr 6, 2020

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Tiffany Glass: Painting with Color and Light

Tiffany Glass: Painting with Color and Light

Reynolda’s Spring 2020 exhibition, "Tiffany Glass: Painting with Color and Light," is organized by the Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass in Queens, NY. The first exhibition of its kind at...

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Reynolda House

Mon Apr 6, 2020

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Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden's Spectacular Spring Tulip Bloom

Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden's Spectacular Spring Tulip Bloom

Join us at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main Street in Kernersville during the month of April for our Spectacular Spring Tulip Bloom. Stroll through the Garden and enjoy the over 20,000 bulbs...

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Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden

Mon Apr 6, 2020

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SECCA Exhibition: NC Artist Fellows Escapes and Revelations with the NC Arts Council

SECCA Exhibition: NC Artist Fellows Escapes and Revelations with the NC Arts Council

The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) is presenting the North Carolina Arts Council’s Artist Fellowship Exhibition, which features the work of 21 contemporary artists who were the recipients...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Mon Apr 6, 2020

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Reiki SHak ~ 'Book & be well!'

Reiki SHak ~ 'Book & be well!'

'Health, Happiness, Harmony ... because all Humans need Healing.' Self-BOOK your Reiki session to fit your Life, anytime, with any device. Reclaim & Maintain your Better Health @ our Home Sanctuary...

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Reiki SHak ~ 'Book & be well!'

Mon Apr 6, 2020

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The History of Tattoo Clubs

The History of Tattoo Clubs

Back in the day, social networking in the tattoo world consisted of the exchange of letters, postcards and photographs sent through the mail with your friends around the world. There were no tattoo shows...

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Tattoo Archive

Mon Apr 6, 2020

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Poetry Reading: Irish Poets Alan Gillis and David Wheatley

Poetry Reading: Irish Poets Alan Gillis and David Wheatley

Two Irish poets published by Wake Forest University Press will be reading from their latest work. Refreshments and a meet & greet will follow. Free and open to the public. Lauded as “the dark star...

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ZSR Library Auditorium (room 404)

Mon Apr 6, 2020

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Local Art Gallery is Always OPEN! ... 24/7Online Original Ancient Encaustic Wax & Hi-Tech GlowOptics, Night Design Mixed Media

Local Art Gallery is Always OPEN! ... 24/7Online Original Ancient Encaustic Wax & Hi-Tech GlowOptics, Night Design Mixed Media

Shop online Anytime! Whimsical Waxworks gallery is ALWAYS OPEN! Original waxworks are all created with an open-flame blue blow-torch (NO paintbrush except for black cradle frame). 3D Mini-Shack glow-Optics...

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Whimsical WaxWorks

Mon Apr 6, 2020

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Preschool Art Exploration

Preschool Art Exploration

An hour of story books, art supplies and art exploration Tuesdays 9-10AM $10 per child per class 4-6 year old pre schoolers Beth Spieler, artaboutnc@gmail.com, 336-682-3525

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AFAS Center for the Arts, Second Floor

Tue Apr 7, 2020

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EXHIBIT: Un-Writing World History

EXHIBIT: Un-Writing World History

Artifacts, the objects humans make and use, are important sources for better understanding world history. Every person who ever lived has used objects, and their beliefs and ideas are preserved in the...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Tue Apr 7, 2020

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Exhibit: Stoneware on the Silk Roads

Exhibit: Stoneware on the Silk Roads

Much more than silk was traded along the Silk Roads. All kinds of luxuries and staple goods passed along the shifting network of roads, ocean routes, and desert caravans that linked Asia, Africa, and...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Tue Apr 7, 2020

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EXHIBIT: Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World

EXHIBIT: Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World

Our world is connected more than ever before by global travel and trade, by technology—and by our microbes. Explore the connections between human, animal, and environmental health, and discover how...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Tue Apr 7, 2020

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Exhibit: Cultures, Contexts, & Collectors

Exhibit: Cultures, Contexts, & Collectors

Every object has a story. Their stories become entwined with people as they are bought, sold, forgotten, found, or passed along. The objects in this exhibit all have one thing in common: they were recently...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Tue Apr 7, 2020

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Art at the Heart at AFAS

Art at the Heart at AFAS

An hour and a half of art exploration through conversation and practice. Together we learn to observe the world around us through drawing skills training and art walks. Tuesdays 4-5:30pm $10 per child...

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AFAS Center for the Arts, Second Floor

Tue Apr 7, 2020

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Lecture: Archaeology of the Oyo Empire of West Africa

Lecture: Archaeology of the Oyo Empire of West Africa

Dr. Akin Ogundiran, Professor of Africana Studies, Anthropology, and History at University of North Carolina - Charlotte, will speak about the new archaeological evidence revealing the strategies of political...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Tue Apr 7, 2020

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Insight 3-2-1

Insight 3-2-1

This quarterly event features Bookmarks staff giving their recommended reads including three books that are coming out in the upcoming season, two books that have recently been published, and one book...

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Bookmarks

Tue Apr 7, 2020

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Volunteer Orientation

Volunteer Orientation

Older adults in the community need help with supportive services such as transportation, minor home repairs, visits or caregiver respite. Mileage reimbursement is offered. For a list of all of our volunteer...

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The Shepherd's Center

Wed Apr 8, 2020

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Pivoting During the Pandemic: Marketing Outside the Box

Pivoting During the Pandemic: Marketing Outside the Box

Can you use some help with your marketing & messaging amid the mayhem? We’ve got you! Register for this month’s series of Marketing Outside the Box as we explore Pivoting during the Pandemic! Join...

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ZOOM

Wed Apr 8, 2020

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Kaplan Early Learning Company Open Model Call

Kaplan Early Learning Company Open Model Call

Model Call! Kaplan Early Learning Company is looking for outgoing boys and girls, 4 years and younger*, to be featured in the Kaplan catalogs, on the company’s website and social media platforms! *Cannot...

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Kaplan Early Learning Company

Wed Apr 8, 2020

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Open Studio Portrait Sessions

Open Studio Portrait Sessions

A 3 hour Portrait session with a live clothed model. Bring your own supplies and draw, paint or sketch to develop skill and ability through repetition. Open to artists of any skill level, with any medium....

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AFAS Center for the Arts, Second Floor

Wed Apr 8, 2020

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WINESday Wednesday

WINESday Wednesday

Stop by and try 3 wines for our massive 56 option glass list. This is a great way to venture out and try new things. Free for Members $7 per non - Member!

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Tasting Room Winston Salem

Wed Apr 8, 2020

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Leo Kottke

Leo Kottke

Very happy to announce that Leo Kottke will be performing at The Ramkat on April 8, 2020! Advance tickets go on sale this Friday, December 13, at 10 AM Eastern! #leokottke #theramkat #wsnc

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The Ramkat

Wed Apr 8, 2020

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WINE TASTING - THURSDAY at Tasting Room WS

WINE TASTING - THURSDAY at Tasting Room WS

We bring in 4 wines from different regions from around the world for you to taste and try before you buy. Sign up for our weekly newsletter to learn which wines we have this week!! FREE for Barrel Club...

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Tasting Room Winston Salem

Thu Apr 9, 2020

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Venture Cafe Winston-Salem Thursday Gathering

Venture Cafe Winston-Salem Thursday Gathering

Venture Cafe Winston-Salem is for anyone interested in learning about innovation in our community and the people making it happen. Every Thursday Gathering is different, but we average between 150-175...

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Bailey Power Plant

Thu Apr 9, 2020

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UNCSA Wind Ensemble: Old Songs Remembered

UNCSA Wind Ensemble: Old Songs Remembered

Emerging Artist Series Affected strongly by American folk songs and hymns, composer David Maslanka describes his “Symphony #7” as evoking “old songs remembered.” Aside from a borrowed melody by...

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UNC School of the Arts Stevens Center

Thu Apr 9, 2020

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UNC School of the Arts: UNCSA Wind Ensemble: Old Songs Remembered

UNC School of the Arts: UNCSA Wind Ensemble: Old Songs Remembered

Emerging Artist Series // Affected strongly by American folk songs and hymns, composer David Maslanka describes his “Symphony #7” as evoking “old songs remembered.” Aside from a borrowed melody...

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Stevens Center - UNC School of the Arts

Thu Apr 9, 2020

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Cha Wa | The Get Right Band

Cha Wa | The Get Right Band

Very happy to have GRAMMY-nominated New Orleans funk band Cha Wa back at The Ramkat on Thursday, April 9, 2020, with special guests The Get Right Band! Advance tickets are on sale NOW at TheRamkat.com!...

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The Ramkat

Thu Apr 9, 2020

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FANCY FRIDAY at Tasting Room Winston - Salem

FANCY FRIDAY at Tasting Room Winston - Salem

Stop by and try a high end wine by the glass. We change the offering every week, but sign up for our newsletter on our Facebook page or Website to see what we are slinging this week!

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Tasting Room Winston-Salem

Fri Apr 10, 2020

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Reynolda Clemmons egg hunt with 10,000 eggs!

Reynolda Clemmons egg hunt with 10,000 eggs!

Join Reynolda Church Clemmons on Saturday, April 11th from 10am to Noon at the Jerry Long YMCA for an Easter egg hunt with 10,000 eggs! Have fun with bouncy houses, touch-a-truck, face painting, petting...

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Jerry Long YMCA

Sat Apr 11, 2020

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A Taste of Downtown Winston-Salem with Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours

A Taste of Downtown Winston-Salem with Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours

Thriving business, arts and music communities, amazing architecture, and fantastic restaurants define downtown Winston-Salem. But it’s the friendliness of the residents and a prevailing Southern character...

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Downtown Winston-Salem

Sat Apr 11, 2020

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Insider Notes