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August 17 – October 30
David Idol art show featuring over 50 paintings will be on display and open to the public from August 16 – October 30 at Pennybyrn at Maryfield in High Point, located at 109 Penny Road. The show is free and can be attended anytime during daylight hours. Idol is a Kernersville resident and an art teacher at the Senior Enrichment Center.

August 17
American Legion Post 36 Meeting will be held on Thursday, August 17 at 7 p.m. at 618 Edgewood St. The Post meets every third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. All veterans are welcome to attend.

August 17
Who’s Got Games for Adults will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, August 17 from 2 – 5 p.m. Afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivial Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more information.

August 17
Whodunits with Donuts Book Club: Crime Solvers Book Club will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, August 17 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Join the WHODUNITS: Crime Solvers Book Club to eat donuts and discuss this month’s book, New York Times Bestseller Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more information.

August 17
Free Yoga Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, August 17 from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students call the library to register at 336-703-2990.

August 17
Historical Fiction Book Club will meet on August 17 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the Kernersville Museum. This month’s book, “Rules of Civility,” by Amor Towles.

August 18
Golf Tournament hosted by the Kernersville Chamber of Commerce will be held on Friday, August 18 at Pine Knolls Golf Club. Captain’s Choice Format. For more information, call 336-993-4521.

August 18
Kernersville Writers Group will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, August 18 at 4 p.m. A monthly gathering of writers of all experience levels to meet other writers, share your work, talk craft, talk publishing, do fun writing exercises, and get feedback from fellow authors.

August 18 & 19
Reynolda Church VBS will be held Friday, August 18 & Saturday, August 19 from 4 – 6 p.m., nightly at the Kernersville YMCA.

August 18
One-on-One Computer Help with Barry Flynt will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, August 18 from 2-4 p.m. The purpose of this program is to help you with any computer task – from how to turn a computer on to using programs like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Learn Email and Facebook. Get better equipped for a job or learn to use your own laptop with help of an experienced volunteer instructor. Call 336-703-2990 to register.

August 19
KidsCreate Craft Market will be held at the Kernersville Farmers Market in downtown Kernersville on Saturday, August 19 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

August 19
Honeybee Festival will be held at Fourth of July Park on Saturday, August 19 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Fourth of July Park is the place to “bee” for a festival of concerts, crafts, food and kid’s activities. The main stage will have several class acts perform throughout the day. There will also be face painting, games, bounce houses, blacksmiths, a live bee hive, on site demos and of course–honey. For more information, visit kvhoneybee.com.

August 20
Blood Drive will be held at Union Cross Fire Department, located at 4401 High Point Rd., on Sunday, August 20 from 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

August 21
Free Art class with Guest-Artist Craig Richards will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, August 21 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Award winning artist Craig Richards will share insights concerning gear, paint, techniques and important concepts essential to successful painting. Students are responsible for providing their own supplies. Any colored medium is acceptable since Craig tends to teach concepts as opposed to techniques. Come prepared to learn in a relaxed, enjoyable atmosphere. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for this free master class.

August 21
Digitize Your Archives will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, August 21 from 3-5 p.m. The Walkertown Library offers free, do-it-yourself digitization of photos, VHS tapes and audio tapes to share and enjoy for years to come. Free help with the equipment is available. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.

August 21
Meditation Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, August 21 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. No postures, no special clothing. Sarvasri, an instructor from the Ananda Center for Life and Spirit, has been practicing yoga and meditation since 1971. New students, register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

August 21
Writer’s Block: Creative Writing Group will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, August 21 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Supportive and nurturing community group that gets together for learning, creating and editing experience. Every writer is welcome, from the professional to the beginner. Novels, short stories, poetry, and publishing. Every third Monday of each month. Registration not required. Call 336-703-2990 to register.

August 21
Free haircuts at Drew’s Barbershop on Monday, August 21 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. for boys go-ing back to school. 4003-A N. Main Street, High Point. For more information, call 336-803-0304 or 336-887-5048.

August 22
MS Self Help Group Meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 22 at 6:15 p.m. in the parlor of Main Street United Methodist, located at 306 South. Special guest speaker will be Dr. Prue Plummer, an Australian-trained physiotherapist.

August 22
Facebook: Free computer Class for Adults will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, August 22 from 5 – 6:30 p.m. Have you wondered what all the hype is over Facebook? Come to this workshop style class and see for yourself. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up.

August 23
Healthy Shopping (Part 2) presented by Lisa Burbach, Master Certified Health Coach will be held at the Senior Center on Wednesday, August 23 at 2 p.m. This interactive class will discuss tips for navigating the grocery and how to bring home healthier options. Part 1 of series scheduled for August 2 at 2 p.m. Sign-up for both. RSVP by August 21 to 336-992-3180.

August 23
Free Yoga Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, August 23, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students, register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

August 23
Meditation Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, August 23 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. No postures, no special clothing. Sarvasri, an instructor from the Ananda Center for Life and Spirit, has been practicing yoga and meditation since 1971. New students, register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

August 24
Free Computer Help: Open Lab will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, August 24 from 3 – 4:30 p.m. Open Help Labs are for the general public who may need additional support in using the computer, finding specific information, and/or using online tutoring programs. Registration required. Call 336-703-2990 to register.

August 24
Free matinee movie will be featured at the Kernersville Library on Thursday, August 24 at 2:30 p.m. Free snacks and drinks while supplies last. Call 336-703-2930 to find out what they will be showing.

August 24
Parent Orientation Night at Kernersville Moravian Preschool, located at 504 S. Main Street, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 24. All parents are invited to attend. They will also be taking registration for new enrollments as they still have a couple of openings. For more information, call 336-993-2379.

August 25
Coloring Club for Grownups will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, August 25 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Relax and relieve stress by dropping in to do some coloring with provided sheets and pencils or bring your own. No registration required. Call 336-703-2990 for more information.

August 26
Shmedfest will be held at Triad Park on August 26 from 4 – 10 p.m. The event will include music from Brothers Brothers, The Junction Trip, Downtown Band and The Winmars. Dinner will be served from 6 – 7 p.m.
No tents or umbrellas allowed. Chairs and blankets welcomed.
The event will benefit Crisis Control Ministry. Their goal is to raise $50,000. To RSVP or donate, visit www.crisiscontrol.org/shmedfest.

August 26
Learn How to Groom Your Dog will be held at the Walkertown Library on Saturday, August 26 at 10:30 a.m. Join experienced animal groomer Natalie Shoaf as she teaches about dog grooming and communication. Info about grooming cats will also be included. Learn how to maintain your pets in between grooming visits and help better your best friend’s life. Call 336-703-2990 to register.

August 26
East Forsyth High School Class of 1972 45th Class Reunion will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 5-10 p.m. at the Marriott Hotel, 425 North Cherry Street, Winston-Salem. Dress Casual – $30/person. Mail Checks to Class of `72, PO Box 6476, High Point, NC 27262. Website: www.efclassof72.com. Registration Deadline August 1.

August 26
Homegrown Arts Festival, hosted by the Kernersville Arts & Crafts Guild, will be held on Saturday, August 26 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Körner’s Folly. The festival is free to attend. Regular admission fees apply for Folly tours. For more information, visit http://www.thekacg.com/homegrown-arts-festival.html.

August 26
Splish Splash Water Bash! will be held at Civitan Park, shelter #1, located at 309 Nelson St., on Saturday, August 26 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Water games, bubbles and lots of fun. Free lunch, prizes, back -to-school supplies & back to school clothes while supplies last. Bring your towel and wear clothes you don’t mind getting wet. The event is sponsored by the Children of Zion Outreach & Children of Zion Community Church. For more information, call Carol at 336-655-1311.

August 27
The Martins will be featured at First Christian Church Ministries, located at 1130 North Main Street, on Sunday, August 27 at the 8:30, 9:45 and 11 a.m. services. Siblings Judy, Jonathan and Joyce Martin have enjoyed radio hits and performances on stages such as The Grand Ole Opry.

August 27 – 30
Homecoming and Fall Festival will be held at Providence Baptist Church, located at 319 Nelson St., on Sunday, August 27 from 3 – 5:30 p.m. and Monday-Wednesday, August 28-30 at 7 p.m.

August 28
Free German Language Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, August 28 from 6 – 8 p.m. Learn to communicate – listen, speak, read, and write – in German with help of a professional instructor, Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students, register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

August 29
Paranormal Genre Interest Group will be held at the Walkertown Library on
Tuesday, August 29 at 7 p.m. Meet others and listen to author J. David Michaels as he leads an open discussion on all things paranormal. Attendees can bring their questions and explore the answers. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more information.

August 29
Blood Drive will be held at First Baptist Church, located at 401 Oakhurst St., on Tuesday, August 29 from 1:30 – 7 p.m.

August 29
Book tasting event will be held at the Kernersville Branch Library on Tuesday, August 29 at 6 p.m. Fans of mystery novels, come and “sample” some new authors in all the mystery genres: amateur sleuth, cozy, legal, historical, private eye, noir, true crime and more. Drop in between 6 and 7:30 p.m.

August 29
Cardiac Health News Lunch and Learn will be held at the Senior Center on Thursday, August 29 at 12 p.m. Nick Conley, PharmD from the Kernersville Pharmacy will educate attendees on heart disease prevention and heart attacks. Conley will provide a one-on-one session and individual blood pressure checks for those that are interested. A free lunch will be provided. Limited number of seats. Pick-up a ticket at front desk by August 15. Call 336-992-3180 for more information.

August 29
Vaccines and Why Do We Get Them? Brought to you by Walmart Pharmacy will be held at the Senior Center on Thursday, August 29 at 2 p.m. They will discuss each vaccine’s purpose for protection. Bring your questions or concerns related to vaccines, insurance information for potential copays, and previous immunization record. RSVP for the seminar by August 25 to 336-992-3180.

August 31
Benefit Lunch for Triad Outreach Partners will be held at River Landing, located at 1575 John Knox Blvd. in Colfax, on Thursday, August 31 from 12 – 2 p.m. The lunch will include BBQ with sides, coleslaw, banana pudding and more.

September 9
Oak Ridge Ribbon Run 5K will be held on Saturday, September 9 at Oak Ridge Town Park beginning at 9 a.m. The race will benefit the Alight Foundation. For more information or to register, visit www.oakridgeribbonrun.wordpress.com.

September 9
Downtown Classic Car Cruise-In will be held on Saturday, September 9 in downtown Kernersville from 4 – 7 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by DJ Barry Rentz-Mobile Juke Box.

September 9
Community Free Clinic at Christ Center Assembly Kernersville, located at 2721 West Mountain Street, on Saturday, September 9 from 12 – 4 p.m. Free vision, blood sugar, cholesterol and blood pressure screenings. Free consultation with board certified physicians and nurse practition-ers. Free transportation available. Call 980-329-4946 for more information.

September 14
“Quick Steps to a Backyard Rain Garden” Lunch & Learn will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 South Main St., on Thursday, September 14 at noon. Guest speaker will be Wendi Hartup, stormwater manager for the Town of Kernersville. Lunch & Learn is free to members or $2 for non-members. Bring your lunch. The Garden will provide drinks. To register, visit www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org or call 336-996-7888.

September 14 – 16
Fall Children’s Consignment Sale will be held at Fountain of Life Lutheran Church, located at 323 Hopkins Rd., from September 14 – 16, featuring maternity clothing, and newborn to teen clothing. For more information, visit www.cometothefountain.com.

September 15
Movies in the Park will be held on September 15 at Harmon Park in downtown Kernersville, showing “Moana.” The movie begins at dusk. Join the Kernersville Parks and Recreation Department at Harmon Park for games, food and local vendors.

September 15 – 24
Smoke on the Mountain will be performed by the Kernersville Little Theatre in the James Fitzpatrick Auditorium at Kernersville Elementary School on September 15, 16, 22 and 23 at 8 p.m. and September 17 & 24 at 2 p.m. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit kltheatre.com.

September 16
Living Proof Simulcast at First Christian Church Ministries, located at 1130 N. Main Street, with Beth Moore on Saturday, September 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Doors open at 9 a.m. Worship will be by Travis Cottrell. This year’s theme is “CAPTIVATED: The Wonder of Christ on the Winding Road.” Tickets are $10 each and include lunch. Groups of 10 tickets purchased will receive 1 ticket free. Tickets may be purchased in the church office. For more information, contact Tracy Burkart at 336-996-7388 or tracyb@fccministries.com.

September 22
Concert on the Lawn featuring Lindsay Lou and the Flatbellys at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main Street, on Friday September 22 at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the gate. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Food trucks, beer and wine will be available for purchase. Bring a lawn chair. No coolers, pets or smoking. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org.

September 22
Triad Health & Lifestyle Expo will be held in the Family Life Center at Kernersville Seventh-day Adventist Church, located at 896 Old Winston Road, on September 22 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The event is free admission and participants will have the chance to learn about the eight steps to creating a healthy lifestyle. There is no fee for participants or booth vendor space. Booth areas are indoors and air conditioned. Raffles will be held during the event, for items supplied by vendors. Interested vendors RSVP to japeters@tchemis.com.

September 23
Community Market will be held at Oak Grove Moravian Church, located at 120 Hammock Farm Road in Winston-Salem, on September 23 from 8 a.m.- 1 p.m. The event will include Moravian art, crafts, Tastefully Simple, Scentsy, LulaRoe, handcrafted jewelry, repurposed vintage lamps, paintings, holiday crafts and much more. If you would like to be a vendor, call the church at 336-595-8167 to register.

September 24
Fall Festival at Love & Faith Christian Fellowship Church will be held on Sunday, September 24 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., featuring The Rance Allen Group, UNCG Neo-Black Society Gospel Choir, and Uncle Reece. The free event will feature games, concert and food, with one combined worship service at 8:30 a.m. The church is located at 4344 Blackberry Road in Greensboro. For more information, call 336-632-0205.

September 29
Grace House Preschool Fall Consignment Sale will be held on Friday, September 29 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, September 30 from 8 a.m. – noon.
Shop for gently used children’s and teens’ clothes, shoes, books, toys, baby gear and more.
The church is located at 360 Hopkins Rd.

September 30 & October 1
The Kernersville Arts & Crafts Guild Autumn Arts & Crafts Show, 100% handcrafted vendors only, will be held on Saturday, September 30 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., and October 1 from
noon – 4 p.m. at the Kernersville Parks and Recreation Center, located at 125 E Bodenhamer St.
See the Guild website for more information, www.thekacg.com.

September 30
“The Traveler’s Touch Saga” Series book signing will be held at the Walkertown Library on Saturday, September 12 from 12 – 2 p.m. Author Jarrod D. Dixon, Sr. will be promoting the fifth book of his seven-part Inspirational Self-Help/Christian Fiction series, “The Traveler’s Touch Saga: Invasion of the Fallen Angels.”
Dixon is an associate minister at First Waughtown Baptist Church in Winston-Salem, where he has served for 26 years under the leadership of his dynamic pastor, Rev. Dennis W. Bishop. He is a certified Christian counselor. Dixon’s book is available at Barnes & Nobles, and Walmart.
To learn more about Dixon, visit http://www.xinxii.com/en/the-travelers-touch-p-376924.html.
Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more information.

October 5
“Growing Cool Season Vegetables” Lunch & Learn will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 South Main St., on Thursday, October 5. Speaker will be Adrienne Roethling, Garden curator. Lunch & Learn is free to members or $2 for non-members. Bring your lunch. The Garden will provide drinks. To register, visit www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org or call 336-996-788.

October 7
Fall Bazaar will be held at First Christian Church, located at 1130 N. Main Street, on October 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. All proceeds will benefit local families in need this Christmas. Contact Tracy Burkart at tracyb@fccministries.com or call 336-996-7388 for questions.

October 7
Plant Sale at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located t 215 S. Main Street, on Saturday, October 7 from 8 a.m. – noon. Plants for sun and shade, selected trees, shrubs, herbaceous perennials and more. For a list of plants, visit www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org. Proceeds benefit the future development of the Garden.

October 14
Downtown Classic Car Cruise-In will be held on Saturday, October 14 in downtown Kernersville from 4 – 7 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by DJ Barry Rentz-Mobile Juke Box.

October 14
13th Annual Walk for Remembrance & Hope will be held at Triad Park on October 14 at 9 a.m. Every year, hundreds of community members come together at this event hosted by Heartstrings to share their journeys after the loss of a pregnancy or infant. It is an opportunity for parents to collectively acknowledge and remember their children, and through that togetherness, grow in the hope that carries them forward.
This event is open to the community and includes a Time of Remembrance Program, a reflective memorial walk, reading of baby names and a balloon release.
Registration information can be found at www.heartstringssupport.org. Registration is $20 for adults and $10 for children 3-17. Friends and family are also invited to create memorial teams to compete in the Walk Fundraising Competition. Team prizes will be awarded to the top four fundraising teams. Team donations and registration fees directly support Heartstrings programs to provide healing and hope to parents who have lost children from conception to young adulthood. For information on Heartstrings programs, call 336-335-9931.

October 16
Paul Ciener Blood Drive will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main Street, on Monday, October 16 from 2:30 – 7 p.m. To schedule an appointment, visit www.redcrossblood.org and use Sponsor Code: Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden or call 336-996-7888.

October 21
Out of the Darkness Walk will be held at Triad Park on Saturday, October 21 from 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Check-in/registration will be at 8 a.m. The walk raises money for the American Founda-tion for Suicide Prevention. For more information, visit https://afsp.donordrive.com/.

October 21
Triad Cross Country Classic 5K in Honor of Allison Brown will be held on Saturday, October 21 at Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex, located at 788 Beeson Rd. For more information or to register, visit http://triviumracing.com/event/crosscountryclassic/.

October 28
Fall Festival & Trunk-or-Treat will be held at Kernersville Wesleyan Church, located at 930 N. Main Street, on October 28 at 6 p.m. During this time they will be collecting the final backpacks and school supplies for local children through their month long Backpack Program. For more information, call 336-992-3000.

October 28
Love’s UMC Bazaar will be held on Saturday, October 28 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. The event will include breakfast, lunch items, chicken pies, casseroles, baked goods, green beans, corn, soups, crafts, and more. Visit the pumpkin patch while at the Bazaar and pick out your favorite. The church is located at 3020 Main Street in Walkertown.

November 4
4th Annual B.A.S.I.C. Bazaar Craft Show will be held at Sedge Garden United Methodist Church, located at 794 Sedge Garden Rd., on Saturday, November 4 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. for holiday shopping, seasonal concessions, and a warm atmosphere for fellowship. E-mail for vendor inquiries: sgumc.basic.bazaar@gmail.com. Website for more event info: https://www.facebook.com/events/818933101606122/?active_tab=about.

November 9
“Gourds-From the Garden to the Kitchen and Craft Room” Lunch & Learn will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, locate at 215 South Main St., on Thursday, November 9. Guest speaker will be Judi Fleming. Bring your lunch. The Garden will provide drinks. Lunch & Learn is free or a $2 donation for non-members. To register, visit www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org or call 336-996-7888.

November 10 – 19
Alice in Wonderland will be performed by the Kernersville Little Theatre in the James Fitzpatrick Auditorium at Kernersville Elementary School on November 10, 11, 17 and 18 at 7 p.m. and November 12 and 19 at 2 p.m.