October 28 – 31
Fear Factory Haunted Exhibit will be open seven days a week from 7 p.m. – until. Recommended for 12 years old and up. 1031 East Mountain St. For more information and pricing, visit thefearfactoryhauntedhouse.com or call 336-992-3350.
Fall Festival hosted by Reynolda Church and Glenn High School (GHS) at GHS on Friday, October 28 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. before the homecoming football game. Come in costume and trunk or treat and enjoy crafts, games, snacks, and inflatable bounce houses.
October 28 & 29
Slaughtertown High Fundraiser Haunted Trail for the Walkertown High School Athletic Booster Club will be held on October 28 & 29 from 7 to midnight. $10 entry. Follow signs to Old Walkertown Middle High, Ruxton Drive.
Fall Festival will be held at Kernersville Wesleyan Church on October 29 from 5-8 p.m. The event is a free, family fun event with candy, a free meal, giveaways, prizes, and inflatables.
The church is located at 930 North Main St. For more information, call 336-992-3000.
The Bunker Hill Methodist Men are selling tickets for their Fall Brunswick Stew. Tickets are available now and up until a week before the stew, for $7/quart. The stew must be picked up on Saturday, October 29 from 12 -2 p.m. at the church, located at 1510 Bunker Hill-Sandy Ridge Road. Additional information is available by calling the church office, 336-993-8132.
Fall Festival hosted by Hillcrest Baptist Church on Saturday, October 29 from 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m. Homemade chicken stew and Brunswick stew. Carnival style games, face painting and candy from 5:30-6:30 p.m.; inflatables, hayrides from 5:30-7:30 p.m.; bluegrass music from 6-8 p.m. with The Tarheel Travelers. Free event. Kids are welcome to come in costume as an alternative to Halloween. The church is located at 9856 McNeill Rd.
Trunk or Treat will be held at Love’s United Methodist Church in Walkertown on Saturday, October 29. There will be hot dogs and chicken stew available at 5 p.m. Trunk or treat will be held at 6 p.m. There will also be games.
Trunk or Treat will be held at Glenn View Baptist Church on Saturday, October 29 from 6-8 p.m. The Kona Ice truck will be there, as well as Magic Christopher. There will be free hot dogs and fun.
Annual Chicken Stew and Trunk or Treat will be held at Linville Forest Church of Christ on Saturday, October 29. Chicken Stew will begin at 5 p.m. followed by the trunk or treat. The community is welcome. The church is located at 450 Linville Rd. For more information, call 336-784-9562.
Document Shred Event will be hosted by the Main Street United Methodist Women at Main Street UMC, located at 306 S. Main St., from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 29. The event is secure on-side destruction handled by Shamrock Shredding. Cost is $5/box or bag with all proceeds going to support local charities.
Fall Bazaar will be held at Main Street United Methodist Church, located at 306 S. Main St., on Saturday, October 29 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. There will be casseroles for sale, 40 vendors with crafts and baked goods. Breakfast and lunch will be served.
HorsePower Harvest Festival and horse rides will be held on Saturday, October 29 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Bring the whole family. The event will include games, face painting, spin-the-wheel, dunk tank, horse shoe painting, ring toss, tin-can-shoot, guess the weight, and more. Food will include chili, hot dogs, and baked goods. There will also be music and archery. The event is free and open to the public, however, games and food require varying number of tickets. Tickets cost $1 each. HorsePower is located at 8001 Leabourne Road in Colfax. For more information, visit www.horsepower.org or call 336-931-1424.
Trunk or Treat will be held at Century Park Baptist Church, located at 1051 Salisbury St., on Saturday, October 29 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. For more information, call 336-971-2262.
Keep It Local Art Show, a free (twice) annual art show held by Leanne Pizio will be held on Saturday, October 29 at Stealing Crow Farm, located at 2409 Oak Ridge Road in Oak Ridge. from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Rain date is Sunday, October 30. Parking available on site for free. Elizabeth’s Pizza will have pizza and soft drinks for sale and live music by “Just of Wendover” will be from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. This year’s showcase focuses on over 20 local visual artists. Works will be for sale in a variety of media: pottery, jewelry, fiber, glass, sculpture, painting, mixed media and other original works.
Stealing Crow Farm’s donkeys and special local guest llamas will make a surprise appearance. Bring your camera for pictures with your family and friends.
The event includes support for a local food banks, the Servant Center with an Art Hunt that will takes place between 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. (or until artworks run out) by requesting a donation. Basic participation rules are similar to an Easter Egg Hunt: small pieces of artwork are hidden within a roped-off area of the yard; people who donate either six cans of food or $5 are allowed to go in-to the area to find one piece of artwork. This fall’s event proceeds will support One Step Further; to learn about their mission: www.onestepfurther.com.
For more information, contact Pizio by calling 336-337-6493 or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fall Festival will be held at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church on Sunday, October 30 from 4 – 6 p.m. Bounce house, crafts, games, music, costume fashion show, trunk or treat, hayride and more. A donation of canned goods is appreciated. Everyone is welcome. The church is located at 1510 Bunker Hill Sandy Ridge Rd.
Fall Family Festival will be held at Triad Baptist Church on Sunday, October 30 from 5 – 7 p.m. in the church parking lot. All activities are free, but the meal including chicken stew, Brunswick stew or hot dog with chips and a drink is between $2-$4/meal. The event will include a trunk or treat, bounce houses, hayrides, games, food, Kernersville Police Department cars, Kernersville Fire Rescue fire truck, music from KLove, and the Dan the Animal Man Show in the Kids Street Worship Center. The church is located at 1175 S. Main Street.
Trunk or Treat will be held at Pine Grove United Methodist Church on Sunday, October 30 from 4-6 p.m. The church is located at 1018 Piney Grove Rd.
Downtown Trick-or-Treat will be held in downtown Kernersville from 6- 8 p.m. for children 13 years and younger.
Trunk or Treat at Union Cross Fire Department on Monday, October 31 from 6 – 8 p.m. Trunks wanted. Local businesses, organizations, and residents who would like to register to decorate your vehicle to hand out pre-packaged candy and promotional items, the cost is $10/vehicle. For more information or to register, contact the department at email@example.com or call 336-769-9051. Registration must be received by October 25. Spaces are limited. Lineup will begin at 5 p.m. Family friendly trunk decorations and costumes appreciated. Union Cross Fire Department is located at 4401 High Point Rd.
Halloween Trick or Treat at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living, located at 250 Hopkins Rd., on Monday, October 31 from 3:30 – 5 p.m. The community is welcome.
Trunk or Treat will be held at Morris Chapel United Methodist Church, located at 2715 Darrow Rd., Walkertown, on Monday, October 22 at 5:30 p.m. A hot dog supper will be held from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Donations will be accepted and money collected will go toward the youth ministry. From 6 – 6:40 p.m. there will be costume judging. The trunk or treat will be held from 6:45 p.m. until the candy runs out. For more information, visit www.morrischapel.org or call 336-595-8101.
Human Resources Roundtable, sponsored by FedEx Ground, will be held on Tuesday, November 1 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Piedmont Triad Regional Council, located at 1398 Carrollton Crossing Dr.
Bring your HR questions to the roundtable to be addressed by an employment attorney and human resources professionals. No cost, lunch included. RSVP to the Kernersville Chamber of Commerce at 336-993-4521.
Augustine Literacy Project information session will be held on Tuesday, November 1 at the Winston-Salem Foundation starting at 9:30 a.m.
The Augustine Literacy Project, a program of READWS, needs volunteers to serve as tutors to public school students. Other training classes are scheduled for January 23 – February 3, 2017.
The information session is for people interested in learning more about the program. For more in-formation or to register, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (336)723-4391 ext.1509.
Pelvic Health Discussion with the physicians and physical therapist of Novant Health Carolinas Pelvic Health Center. The presentation will be followed by a question and answer session with the providers. Light refreshments from 5:30-6 p.m. Presentation from 6-7 p.m. The event will be held at Allegacy Federal Credit Union, 1691 Westbrook Plaza Dr., Winston-Salem. For more information, call 336-718-4237. Registration required. Register at www.novanthealth.org/calendartriad.
Glenn High School International Night will be held on Wednesday, November 2 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. The event, which is open to the community, will feature community groups, clubs, mu-sic, entertainment, a children’s area, raffle prizes, and food trucks.
Glenn High School is located at 1600 Union Cross Road.
November 2 – December 7
GriefShare, a Christian support group for those who are grieving the death of a loved one, is a 14 week curriculum utilizing DVD’s (with internationally known grief experts) workbooks for personal daily “grief work”/journaling, and small group discussions. Glennview Baptist Church, located at 4271 Glenn High Road, will host Wednesday morning sessions from 9:15-11:30 a.m. Cost is 20. Pre-register by calling 336-788-2569. Confidentiality and privacy honored. All are welcome. For more information, visit www.griefshare.org.
Blood Drive will be held at First Christian Church, located at 1130 N. Main St., on Thursday, November 3 from 3-7:30 p.m.
The Primitive Quartet will perform at Welcome Door Baptist Church, located at 6741 Vance Rd., on Thursday, November 3 at 7 p.m. The quartet has 43 years singing as a group.
November 4 – 5
Inside sale to benefit Crisis Control Ministry (CCM) will be held at Living Hope Church, located at 1339 North Main St., on Friday, November 4 from 4 – 6 p.m. and Saturday, November 5 from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. Household items, toys and collectibles, sporting equipment, glassware, books, and more. Everything must go. Low prices. They are currently taking gently used items for the sale. Items can be dropped off at CCM in Kernersville on Fridays from 9 a.m. – noon and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 – 4 p.m. CCM will be closed on October 21 for training. For more information, call 336-996-5401.
33rd Annual Cozy Cottage Craft Show will be held on Friday, November 4 from 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. & Saturday, November 5 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Kernersville Community House, located at 405 Salisbury St. The show will feature unique hand-crafted gifts, jewelry, pillows, yard art, holiday decorations and baked goods. Proceeds from raffle will be donated to the Hospice & Palliative CareCenter in Winston-Salem. No admission charge. For more information, contact Mary Kay Csanyi at 336-993-2260.
Business and Education Training Seminar, “How to Attract Customers,” sponsored by Dennis McNeil, State Farm Insurance, will be held on Friday, November 4 from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. with networking and a light breakfast following from 9:30 – 10 a.m. at Forsyth Tech/Swisher Center, located at 1108 Swisher Center Rd. RSVP to email@example.com.
Family Flick Friday will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, November 4 at 4 p.m. in Room 7. Free, family-friendly, recently-released movie. Free popcorn and drinks while supplies last. For more information, call the church at 336-703-2930.
Annual Shopping Spree at Kernersville Moravian Church, located at 504 S. Main St., on Saturday, November 5 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Over 30 vendors will display their work, including items such as Moravian Stars, handmade crafts and home baked goods. Several home party vendors will showcase their wares. Lunch will be available. For more information, visit www.kernersvillemoravian.org.
Fall Festival and Salute to Veterans featuring VFW Memorial Color Guard and Patsy Cline at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living, located at 250 Hopkins Rd., on Saturday, November 5 from 3 – 5 p.m. The community is invited. All veterans will be presented with a special gift.
Sick Car Saturday will be held at The Bridge on November 5 at 9 a.m. The church will do general car maintenance for free for ladies who have husbands who are deployed, widows and single moms. Ladies are also invited to a free lady’s breakfast and Bible study. The Bridge is located at 1080 Old Greensboro Rd.
B.A.S.I.C. Bazaar Fall Craft Show will be held at Sedge Garden United Methodist Church, located at 794 Sedge Garden Rd., on Saturday, Nov. 5 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Local crafters, refreshments and fellowship. All proceeds benefit local mission projects by the B.A.S.I.C. Young Adult Sunday School Class.
Fall Bazaar hosted by First Christian Church on November 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1130 N. Main St. Now accepting reservations for vendor spaces for $25, plus 10% of your sales. All proceeds will benefit local families in need this Christmas. For more information, contact Tracy Burkart at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fall Bazaar will be held at Crews United Methodist Church on November 5th from 8 a.m. – noon. The event will include tenderloin biscuits for breakfast, fall and Christmas crafts, chicken pies, vegetable soup, chicken stew, vendors, apple pies, canned goods, bake goods, casseroles, and broccoli soup.
Fall Bazaar at Holy Cross Catholic Church, located at 616 S. Cherry St., on Saturday, November 5 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Items for sale include raffle tickets for handmade queen size quilt, vegetable beef soup, fleece and other crafts.
Color Run will be held at Caleb’s Creek Elementary School to help raise funds for the school’s PTA on Saturday, November 5. Registration begins at 9 a.m. The run/walk will take place at 9:45 a.m. After the event, there will be a color blast party with music, activities for the kids and big blasts of color. Registration fee is $30. To register, visit http://shop.schoolathon.org/EventIndex.asp?EID=184101.
Brunswick Stew Sale
The United Methodist Men of Cherry Street United Methodist Church are having a Brunswick Stew Sale on Saturday, November 5 for $8/quart. Drive-thru service is available. The stew will be ready at noon. Freshly made cornbread muffins will also be available 2/$10. For advanced orders, call 336-813-9110. The church is located at 117 North Main St.
Young Professionals Network will meet at East Coast Wings on Tuesday, November 8 from 5-7 p.m. Young professionals will meet and watch the results of the election. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. For more information, contact the Chamber at 336-993-4521.
Dinner and Learn – How do I receive VA Benefits? Will be held at Arbor Ridge at Kernersville, located at 1237 Masten Dr., on Tuesday, November 8 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. The community is invited, but you must call ahead to reserve a seat, 336-993-0160.
Lunch and Learn – How do I receive VA Benefits? Will be held at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living, located at 250 Hopkins Rd., on Wednesday, November 9 from 12 – 1:30 p.m. The community is invited, but you must call ahead to reserve a seat, 336-993-1881.
Pelvic Health Discussion for women only on Wednesday, November 9 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Novant Health Conference Center at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center, located at 333 Silas Creek Pkwy, Winston-Salem. Join a pelvic floor physical therapist and a urogynecologist for an open conversation about your pelvic health. Light refreshments will be served, and all attendees are eligible to win a door prize. To register, visit NovantHealth.org/CalendarTriad.
Business After Hours, sponsored by Vestal Buick GMC, will be held on Thursday, November 10 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Refreshments, door prize drawings, networking. Come and bring a guest. Vestal Buick GMC is located at 900 Highway 66 South.
Race For Our Heroes will be held on Friday, November 11 at Ivey M. Redmon Park to benefit disabled American veterans. $25 for the 5K (chip bib, t-shirt and trophy), $15 for the one-mile fun run/walk, $5 kiddie corral. Register online at https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/Kernersville/VeteransDayHeroRun or register the day of the race.
Veterans Day Ceremony will be held at the Carolina Field of Honor at Triad Park on Friday, November 11 at 11 a.m. The ceremony will feature color guards, special music, laying of the wreath, taps and other commemorative events to honor veterans. For more information, visit www.ncwmf.org. The event will take place rain or shine.
Fall Bazaar will be held at Love’s United Methodist Church in Walkertown on November 12.
Holiday Expo/Bake Sale/Hot Dog Lunch will be held at Pine Grove United Methodist Church, located at 1018 Piney Grove Rd., on November 12 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Vendors include Thirty-one Gifts, Premier Jewelry, Origami Oil, Rodan & Fields, LuLa Roe, Tupperware & much more.
Holiday Bazaar will be held at Project Re:3, located at 1474 Kerner Rd., on Saturday, November 12 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Local crafters, direct sales representatives, and baked goods. There will be lots of children’s games, free face painting and other activities. There will also be a holiday mini-photo session by appointment only. Sign up for a 15-minute mini-session and you will receive five edited images sent to you via email and all of the rights to the photos from one of their photographers. $25/session. Photos will be taken outside at a holiday scene. Sign-ups are first come, first serve.
The event will also include a lunch of Brunswick stew, drinks, and baked goods.
For more information or if interested in signing up for a photo session or being a vendor, contact Lauren Reel at email@example.com or 336-409-0705.
All proceeds will go to the church’s upcoming mission trips in 2017.
Morris Chapel Operation Christmas Child Relay Center will be open to receive shoeboxes Monday through Friday from 4 – 7 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 7 p.m. The church is located at 2715 Darrow Road in Walkertown. For more information, visit www.morrischapel.org or call 336-595-8101.
Rocking your pregnancy with a healthy pelvis – Creating a strong core for pregnancy and beyond Join Lori Baydush, pelvic floor physical therapist at Novant Health Carolinas Pelvic Health Center, for an informative session on the importance of a healthy pelvic floor and core during and after pregnancy. Get pointers on exercises you can do at home and what resources are available to help you be strong. Children are welcome to attend. No registration required. For questions, contact Sheila Koone at 336-718-4237. Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Barnes and Noble, located at 1925 Hampton Inn Court, Winston-Salem.
Open House at Novant Health Carolina Pelvic Health Center, located at 770 Highland Oaks Dr., Winston-Salem, on Thursday, November 17 from 6-7:30 p.m.
The pelvic health center provides care for bladder, bowel and pelvic floor issues. Physicians, staff and physical therapist will be on hand to greet guests and provide tours of the new clinic. Additionally, while enjoying light refreshments, learn more about pelvic health on display throughout the clinic. RSVP at 336-277-6096
Aesop’s Fabulous Fables puppet show will be held at Körner’s Folly on Saturday, November 19 at 10:30 a.m. in Cupid’s Park Theatre. This puppet show is a collection of five short stories, written by Aesop, that each teach a lesson. This puppet show is a gift from Old Salem Museums and Gardens.
Community Thanksgiving Luncheon will be held at Morris Chapel United Methodist Church, located at 2715 Darrow Rd., Walkertown, on Thursday, November 24 from 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. and is open to the community for free. Doors will open at 11 a.m. for all police, fire, EMS and other first responder personnel.
For more information, visit www.morrischapel.org or call 336-595-8101.
November 25 – December 31
Christmas at Körner’s Folly
Throughout the month of November, volunteer decorators will be turning Körner’s Folly into a Victorian Christmas masterpiece. A Victorian Christmas at Körner’s Folly will be held November 25 – December 31. For more information, visit www.kornersfolly.org.
Heart of the Triad Choral Society concert “Heart of the Season” will be held on Friday, December 9 at 7 p.m. at Main Street United Methodist Church, located at 306 S. Main St. Admission is free; a love offering will be taken. For more information, visit www.heartofthetriadmusic.com.
Traditional Candle Tea at Kernersville Moravian Church will be held on December 10 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The event is free. Take a journey through time to see how Moravians have en-joyed Christmas through the years. Observe live demonstrations of basket-weaving, tin-smithing, quilting, pottery, and candle making. Listen to organ and choral concerts celebrating the season. Enhance your Christmas shopping by visiting Moravian inspired craft vendors. Then sit for a spell in the tavern while you warm by the fire, visit with friends, and enjoy traditional coffee and sugar bread. The church is located at 504 S. Main Street.
A Victorian Christmas at Körner’s Folly will be held on December 10 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Körner’s Folly is transformed in the holidays with floor-to-ceiling garland, lights, and Christmas trees in nearly every room. Tours are self-guided. Meander through all 22 whimsically decorated rooms at your own pace. The cost is $10/adults, $6 for children ages 6 – 18, and free for children under the age of 6. Historic Körner’s Folly is located at 413 S. Main Street.
Christmas by Candlelight Tours will be held at Historic Körner’s Folly on December 10 from 5 – 9 p.m. The cost is $12/adults, $8 for children ages 6-18, and free for children under the age of 6. Historic Körner’s Folly is located at 413 S. Main Street.
A Garden Yuletide Celebration will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden (PJCBG), located at 215 South Main St., on December 10 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The event is free.
“Christmas is for the Birds” – Visit PJCBG during the holidays and experience the Yuletide sea-son as it is centered around birds.
January 23 – February 3
The Augustine Literacy Project, a program of READWS, needs volunteers to serve as tutors to public school students. Training classes are scheduled for January 23-February 3, 2017. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (336)723-4391 ext. 1509.