Calendar

September 11 – December 4
GriefShare is a support group that meets weekly at Glenn View Baptist Church. You’ll find it to be a warm, caring environment and will come to see your group as an “oasis” on your long journey through grief. There are three key parts to your GriefShare experience: video seminar, support group, and a workbook. If this does not apply to you, but you know of someone who it does, share this with them. GriefShare is open to the community. GriefShare meets on Wednesdays from now through December 4 at 10:30 a.m. in the church Parlor. Cost is only $20 (includes two different workbooks). Visit www.griefshare.org or contact Coley Rimmer at coley@glennview.org for more information. Call the church office to register, 336-788-2569. The church is located at 4275 Glenn Hi Road.
September 12
Afterthoughts Book Club will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, September 12 at 11 a.m. The book club will be discussing “Grandma Gatewood’s Walk” by Ben Montgomery. All are welcome to come for a friendly and interesting discussion. Light refreshments will be served. The Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 12
Who’s Got Games for Adults will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, September 12 from 2 – 5 p.m. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and more. The Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 12
Free Yoga Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, September 12 at 3:30 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. Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 12
“Gardening and Landscaping with Mushrooms,” by Ernie and Cathy Wheeler, owners of Borrowed Land Farm, will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden on Thursday, September 12 from 12 – 1 p.m. Learn how to incorporate mushrooms into the home garden or landscape. Borrowed Land Farm will present three ways to add mushrooms to your gardening repertoire. Free to members of the Garden or $2 for non-members. Bring your lunch. The Garden will provide drinks. Registration required. To register, call 336-996-7888.
September 12
Books for Belles will be held at the Kernersville Library on Thursday, September 12 at noon. Women’s open-discussion book club. Call 336-703-2932 for more information. The Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Ln. For more information, visit 336-703-2930.
September 12
Dried Floral Arrangement Workshop will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center on Thursday, September 12 at 10 a.m. An interesting alternative to using summer’s beautiful bounty of fresh flowers and materials is drying them to use in a long lasting natural dried arrangement. Join Adrienne Roethling, garden curator at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, for a workshop. She will instruct and lead on how to create your own arrangement to take home. $10/person includes all materials. RSVP required. Call 336-992-3180. The Senior Center is located at 130 East Mountain St.
September 13
Twenty-Six Documents You Need for Advance Planning, presented by Danny Jefferson, will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center on Friday, September 13 at 10 a.m. Did you know there are 26 documents you will need to have on hand in the event of the death of a loved one? Jefferson will discuss the importance of these documents. RSVP required. Call 336-992-3180. The Senior Center is located at 130 E. Mountain St.
September 13-22
“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” will be performed by the Kernersville Little Theatre on September 13, 14, 20, & 21 at 7:30 p.m. and September 15 & 22 at 2 p.m. in the Fitzpatrick Auditorium, located at Kernersville Elementary School, 512 West Mountain Street. Adults $15; Senior (60+)/student $13; and children (12&under) $8.
September 13
Free Ongoing Tai Chi Class with Mark Fleming will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, September 13 at 10 a.m. Tai Chi is a low impact exercise that has many benefits, including decreased stress and improved flexibility. The Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 13
Coloring Club for Grownups will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, September 13 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. The Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 14
Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park featuring Shiloh Hill (folk/rock/indie) will be held on Saturday, September 14 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. in the Oak Ridge Town Park amphitheater. Food and drinks will be available for purchase, or bring a picnic. No alcohol. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. The event is free, but donations are requested to pay the band. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.
September 14
YPN Cornhole Tournament will be held at Gypsy Road Brewing Company, located at 1105 East Mountain Street, on Saturday, Sept. 14. The tournament, which is being sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professional’s Network (YPN), begins at 2 p.m. Advanced team registration is $50. Individual registration is $25. Day of registration is $30/individual. Two player teams. Food truck and door prizes. Funds raised from the tournament will benefit the Kernersville Museum. For more information or to register, email taylor.thornton@kernersvillenc.com.
September 14
Gospel Light Volleyball Team Car Wash on Saturday, September 14 from 9 am – 1 pm. Car wash is free – Donations are appreciated. Hardee’s parking lot in Walkertown – 3002 Old Hollow Road.
September 14
Community Free Clinic will be held at Christ Center Assembly, located at 2721 W. Mountain Street, on Saturday, September 14 from 12 – 4 p.m. Free screenings: vision, blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar. Free consultation from board certified physicians and nurse practitioners. Free transportation is available. Call 980-329-4946.
September 14
Downtown Cruise-in will be held on Saturday, September 14 from 4 – 7 p.m. in downtown Kernersville. DJ Barry Rentz, Mobile Jukebox will provide entertainment.
September 14
Women’s Safety event, sponsored by the Safety Ministry at First Christian Church Ministries (FCCM), will be held on Saturday, September 14 from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Women’s only event. Certified instructors will cover situational awareness, escape techniques, handgun familiarization and on-range shooting. All guns, ammo and safety gear will be provided, but attendees will need to bring their own lawn chair. Space is limited to the first 25 women who register and pay. The event is $25 and includes lunch. Registration is available in the church office. FCCM is located at 1130 N. Main St. in Kernersville.
September 15 – 29
New Sermon Series and Challenge: Who’s Your One will be held at Union Cross Baptist Church, located at 4350 High Point Rd., on Sundays, September 15, 22, & 29. The challenge is to make a difference in the world by making a difference in the life of one person. Each Sunday in September, you are invited and encouraged to be at the church and then go out and make a difference in the life of one.
September 15
Back to Church Sunday Fellowship Lunch will be held at The Bridge church on September 15 starting at 10 a.m., followed by chicken plate lunch and fellowship. $8 for individual, $25 for family of five. The church is located at 1080 Old Greensboro Rd.
September 15
The Inner-Rhythm Choir – First Presbyterian Church, located at 611 Oakhurst St., will host The Inner-Rhythm Choir, of Winston-Salem, directed by Ms. Mary Rochester, on Sunday, September 15 during the 10:30 a.m. worship service. This is a non-denominational choir composed of 25 to 30 individuals with various physical and mental challenges.
September 16
German for Advanced Students will be held at the Walkertown Library on September 16 from 6 – 8 p.m. The Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main St. in Walkertown. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 16
Free German Language Class: Beginners will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, September 16 from 6- 8 p.m. Learn to communicate – listen, speak, read, and write – in German with help of Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. The Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 16
STEAM for Tweens: Kindness Rocks will be held at the Kernersville Library on Monday, September 16 at 4 p.m. Grades 3 to 5. Spread the joy by decorating kindness rocks. The Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Ln. For more information, visit 336-703-2930.
September 17
Bells Across America initiative hosted by The Daughters of the American Revolution initiative of Bells Across America will take place on September 17 at 4 p.m. in all time zones. Churches, schools, veterans’ homes, fire stations, government buildings, and individuals (even cell phones) are encouraged to ring their bells simultaneously across the nation to commemorate the signing of the Constitution 232 years ago on Sept 17, 1787 in Philadelphia.
September 17
Katharine Reynolds’ Educational Mission, 1913-1924, will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, September 17 at 6:30 p.m. The short life of Kathryn Reynolds had a big influence on education in Winston-Salem. Hear how a model farm and other innovations still affect education in Forsyth County today. Presented by Phil Archer, Betsy Main Babcock Deputy Director at Reynolda House Museum of American Art. The library is located at 2969 Main St. in Walkertown. For more information, call 336-703-2990 or visit www.forsyth.cc/library/walkertown.
September 17
Twin City Artisans hosts Annual Jury for prospective members on September 17 at Miller Park Community Center, 400 Leisure Lane in Winston-Salem, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Organization of artisans who host shows in interesting venues for its members. The jury process is done by members of TCA’s Standards Committee. The basis of the jury criteria is to find items presented with unique craftsmanship and creative pieces that are original, made by the artist in NC. TCA is a participatory organization. In 2019, the Carriage House at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden was added to TCA venues. In December, they will host a show at the Masonic Lodge. There are other events throughout the year available. Jury fee is $25 for each category you would like to be juried for. For more information, contact Sue Smith at 336-655-6371 or sansuglass@yahoo.com or visit, http://www.twincityartisansnc.com/.
September 17
Yarn for Everyone will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, September 17 at 10 a.m. All skill levels welcome for this knitting & crocheting group. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.
September 17
STEAM for Teens: Kindness Rocks will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, September 17 at 4 p.m. Grades 6 to 12. This month we are spreading the joy by making kindness rocks. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane.
September 17
Fitness Walk with Robin Klar, YMCA instructor, will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, September 17 from 9 – 10 a.m. Improve your health with a short walk. Meet every Tuesday at 9 a.m. and walk in the neighborhood. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 17
English as a Second Language: Free Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, September 17 from 9:15 – 11 a.m. Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by instructor Nicholas Bradley. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 17
Katharine Reynolds’ Educational Mission, 1913-1924: Free Lecture will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, September 17 at 6:30 p.m. The short life of Reynolds had a big influence on education in Winston-Salem. Hear how a model farm and other innovations still affect education in Forsyth County today. Presented by Phil Archer, Betsy Main Babcock deputy director at Reynolda House Museum of American Art. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 18
Introduction to Library Apps will be held at the Kernersville Library on Wednesday, September 18 at 9:30 a.m. Call 336-703-2930 to register. Learn about all the useful apps you can download free from the library. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane.
September 18
Spanish Language: Free Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, September 18 from 6 – 8 p.m. Advanced students meet at 6 pm, beginners at 7 pm. Susan Moretz, ESL and Spanish instructor, is leading the class. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 18
Implicit Bias: It’s in All of Us will be held at the Kernersville Library on Wednesday, September 18 at 4 p.m. Learn about, explore, and confront unconscious biases through activities and discussion. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.
September 18
Free Ongoing Tai Chi Class with Marti Lillich at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, September 18 at 10 a.m. Tai Chi is a low impact exercise that has many benefits, including decreased stress and improved flexibility. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 19
Who’s Got Games for Adults will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, September 19 from 2 – 5 p.m. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and more. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 19
30th Semi-annual Blood Drive will be held at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church’s on Thursday, September 19 from 2:30 – 7 p.m. The church is located at 1510 Bunker Hill-Sandy Ridge Rd.
September 19
Fall Children’s Consignment Sale will be held at Fountain of Life Preschool on Thursday, September 19 at 5 p.m., Friday, September 20 at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. and Saturday, September 21 at 9 a.m. The sale will include a selection of gently used infant to teen/junior clothing, as well as baby equipment, furniture, décor, toys and more. The church is located at 323 Hopkins Road in Kernersville. For more information, visit www.cometothefountain.com/preschool-consignment-sale.
September 19
Concert on the Lawn featuring Hank, Pattie and The Current will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden on Thursday, September 19 at 6:30 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m. Adult tickets $15 in advance ($18 day of the Concert); Children under 18 – $10 in advance at www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org or call 336-996-7888. Proceeds benefit the further development of the Garden. Concert is rain or shine with limited tent coverage – bring a chair or blanket. Food trucks, local beer and wine on site for purchase starting at 5:00 p.m. No coolers, pets or smoking.
September 19
American Legion Post 36 monthly meeting will be held on September 19. The Post meets on the third Thursday of each month at 140 East Mountain St., downstairs in the Senior Center. Officers will meet Thursday, September 19 at 6 p.m., members at 7 p.m. The new officers will be inducted at the meeting. All veterans are welcome to attend.
September 20
Emergency Planning and Disaster Kits will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, September 20, 10 a.m. Learn the best ways to be prepared. To register, call 336-703-2850 or email ksgressl@ncsu.edu. Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Lane.
September 20
Movie in the Park: “How to Train Your Dragon – The Hidden World” will be held at Harmon Park, located at 152 South Main Street, on Friday, September 20 beginning at dusk (approximately 7:30 p.m.) There will also be games, goodie bags and vendors. Bring a blanket. For more information, call the Kernersville Parks & Recreation Dept. at 336-996-3062.
September 20
National Senior Center Month Luncheon, sponsored by Arbor Ridge of Kernersville, will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center on Friday, September 20 at 12 p.m. Theme: The “Key to Aging Well is for individuals to age healthily and for communities to properly support older adults.” Covered dish luncheon. Arbor Ridge will provide barbeque, buns and slaw from Prissy Polly’s. Senior Center articipants will need to bring side dishes or desserts. RSVP. Call 336-992-3180. The Senior Center is located at 130 E. Mountain St.
September 21
Come to the Table Tour featuring Danielle Walker, Angie Smith, and Annie F. Downs
Join First Christian Church on September 21 at 6 p.m. for a night of laughter, digging into Scripture, and cooking around the table together. The church is located at 1130 North Main Street.
September 21
Fall Festival at Farmers Feed & Seed, located at 311 North Main Street, on Saturday, September 20 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Craft and food vendors, pet adoptions and low cost rabies clinic.
September 21
“An Evening of Breakfast and Broadway – the Shady Grove Way” will be held at Shady Grove Wesleyan Church on September 21 starting at 5 p.m. with breakfast for dinner. Meal tickets are $7 each. Following the meal will be a variety show at 6:30 p.m. (show is free, will be accepting donations). All proceeds go to the church preschool. The church is located at 119 North Bunker Hill Road in Colfax.
September 21
Junior Girl Scouts Day: Playing the Past will be held at Körner’s Folly, located at 413 S. Main St., on Saturday, September 21 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Learn about Victorian traditions while participating in hands-on activities and earning badge requirements. Come explore the 22-room historic house museum through an interactive house tour, attend a charming tea party, and play historic games on the lawn. Juniors will earn requirements for “Playing the Past” and “Social Butterfly” badges. No badges will be provided by Körner’s Folly. Current Junior Girl Scouts, their troop leaders, and chaperones invited. No siblings. Not currently a Girl Scout but in grades 4 or 5? Register and join. This event is a way to meet local Girl Scouts and learn more about Girl Scouting. Pre-registration required. Registration closes September 13. To register, visit www.kornersfolly.org.
September 22
Blood Drive at Main Street United Methodist Church, located at 306 South Main Street, on 306 South Main Street, on Sunday, September 22.
September 22
Voter Registration Sunday will be held at The Bridge church on September 22 with a service starting at 10 a.m. The church is joining with a national effort to encourage believers to be registered to vote. This is a non-partisan effort to assist in the registration process so you can vote locally, state, and nationally for your party. There will be people to assist in questions and help with registering to vote. The church is located at 1080 Old Greensboro Rd.
September 23
Chat with Cops will be held at the Kernersville Library on Monday, September 23 at 3:30 p.m. Meet some of your Kernersville police officers and learn about their role in keeping our communities safe and sound. We’ll also make thank you cards for them. For ages 5 to 11. Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.
September 23
Multiple Sclerosis Self Help Meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 24 at 6:15 p.m. in the library at Holy Cross Catholic Church, located at 616 South Cherry St. Special guest will be Julie Kidd, PharmD, MPH, BCPS, CPP. Snacks will be provided.
September 23
German for Beginning Students will be held at the Walkertown Library on September 23 from 6 – 8 p.m. The Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main St. in Walkertown. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 23
Free German Language Class: Beginners will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, September 23 from 6 – 8 p.m. Learn to communicate – listen, speak, read, and write – in German with help of, Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 24
Fitness Walk with Robin Klar, YMCA instructor, at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, September 24 from 9 – 10 a.m. Improve your health with a short walk. Meet every Tuesday at 9 a.m. and walk in the neighborhood. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 24
English as a Second Language: Free Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, September 24 from 9:15 – 11 a.m. Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by instructor Nicholas Bradley. Every Tuesday, 9:15 a.m., ongoing class. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 24
Paranormal Interest Group Lecture will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, September 24 at 6:30 p.m. Meet others and listen to author J. David Michaels as he presents a lecture on how to develop and refine your psychic skill. Attendees can bring questions and explore the answers. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 24
Makerspace Sewing will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, September 24 at 6 p.m. Work on your sewing machine project with a library instructor. To register, call 336-703-2930. Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Lane.
September 24
Feature Film Night will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, September 24 at 6 p.m. The movie is rated R. The son of a Baptist preacher is forced to participate in a church-supported gay conversion program after being forcibly outed to his parents. Contains disturbing scenes, minors must be accompanied by a guardian. Kernersville Library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.
September 25
Acrylic Painting Class for Adults will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, September 25 at 10 a.m. Create an eye-catching painting for your home. Paint a nighttime nature scene with a harvest moon. This acrylic painting class will focus on shading and blending. Instructor is Robin Buchanan. Bring your supplies (paint, brushes, and canvas not smaller than 11 X 14 inches) or use the ones provided. Registration required by phone at 336-703-2990 or email walkertownlibrary@gmail.com. Walkertown Branch library is located at 2969 Main St..
September 25
Free Ongoing Tai Chi Class with Marti Lillich will be held at the Walkertown Library on
Wednesday, September 25 at 10 a.m. Tai Chi is a low impact exercise that has many benefits, including decreased stress and improved flexibility. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 25
Spanish Language: Free Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, September 25 from 6 – 8 p.m. Advanced students meet at 6 pm, beginners at 7 pm. Susan Moretz, an ESL and Spanish instructor, is leading the class. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 24
Pen Pals with Student Friends will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center on Tuesday, September 24 at 10 a.m. Join the Senior Center as they continue this intergenerational program throughout the 2019-20 academic school year. RSVP required. Call 336-992-3180. The Senior Center is located at 130 E. Mountain St.
September 25
Hump Day Mountain Bike Ride will be held on Wednesday, September 25 and held on the last Wednesday of the month through October at 6 p.m. at the Kernersville Mountain Bike Park, located at 567 Smith Edwards Road in Kernersville. All skill levels are welcome. No drop casual rides. Have fun. Ride bikes. Meet at Kernersville Brewing Company afterward
September 25
Acrylic Painting Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, September 25 at 10 a.m. Paint a nighttime nature scene with a harvest moon. This acrylic painting class will focus on shading and blending. Guest instructor is Robin Buchanan. Bring your supplies (paint, brushes, and 11 by 14 or larger canvas) or use the ones provided. The class is sponsored by the Friends of the Walkertown Library. Registration required by phone at 336-703-2991 or email walkertownlibrary@gmail.com. The library is located at 2969 Main St. in Walkertown. For more information, call 336-703-2990 or visit www.forsyth.cc/library/walkertown.
September 26
Comedy Date Night with Mark Gungor will be held at First Christian Church Ministries (FCCM) on Thursday, September 26 from 7 – 9 p.m. Tickets are $25/person and includes light refreshments. Tickets are available in the church office, in the lobby on Sundays and Wednesdays and online at www.markgungor.com. FCCM is located at 1130 N. Main St. in Kernersville.
September 26
Who’s Got Games for Adults will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, September 26 from 2 – 5 p.m. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and more. The Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 26
Free Yoga Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, September 26 at 3:30 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. The Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 26
Matinee Movie will be held at the Kernersville Library on Thursday, September 26 at 2:30 p.m. Rated PG. A dog finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he meets. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.
September 27
Kernersville Writers Group will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, September 27 at 3 p.m. A welcoming environment for workshop and discussion for beginning to advanced writers. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.
September 27
Ladies Night at Linville Forest Church of Christ, located at 450 Linville Road, will be held on Friday, Saturday, 27. Registration is at 6 p.m. and dinner and the program will begin at 6:30 p.m. Discussion will be “The Glory of Womanhood,” with speaker: Rebekah Colley.
September 27
Free Ongoing Tai Chi Class with Mark Fleming will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, September 27 at 10 a.m. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 27
Coloring Club for Grownups will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, September 27 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. Walkertown Branch library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 27
Children’s Consignment Sale at Main Street United Methodist Church Preschool will be held from September 27 – 28, starting at 9 a.m. and will include a selection of gently used infant to teen/junior clothing, as well as baby equipment, furniture, décor, toys and more. The church is located at 306 S. Main St. in Kernersville. For more information, visit www.mainstreetumcpreschool.org.
September 28
Old North State Invitational will be held at The Brewer’s Kettle Kernersville, located at 308 E. Mountain St. on Saturday, September 28 at 12 p.m. The event will include food trucks and period correct hot rods.
September 28
Heritage Day at Oak Ridge Town Park will be held on September 28 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Shelter 2.
September 28
ReCon V- A ReMarkable Tabletop Gaming Experience will be held at Project Re:3 Church, located at 1474 Kerner Road in Kernersville, on Saturday, September 28 from 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. and Sunday, September 29 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Free community gaming event and features open/pick-up gaming, a play-to-win event, a tabletop gaming flea market, as well as door/raffle prizes. Whether you’re a veteran player or a newcomer to the wonderful world of tabletop gaming. Volunteers from Project Re:3 and the American Belarusian Relief Organization (ABRO) will be selling food, drinks, and snacks throughout the day. All of the proceeds will be used to help local host families bring children from Belarus to the USA for 6 weeks next summer. Check ABRO’s webpage to learn more about their work and how the proceeds from ReCon V will be used: http://www.abro.org/.
September 28
Girl Scout Discovery Day will be held at Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont, located at 8818 W. Market St. in Colfax, on Saturday, September 28 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Brand new to Girl Scouts? Bridging to a new program level? Looking for a new troop? Just want to learn more about upcoming programs and events? All girls rising K to 12th grade and their families are invited. The event will include new badges, vendors, community partners, fun activities and the Girl Scout Shop. Not a Girl Scout? Not a problem. Girl Scout membership opportunities will be available at this event.
September 28
Triad First In Families (TFIF) is a non-profit, family support program that provides support to individuals diagnosed with Intellectual/Developmental disabilities and or Traumatic Brain Injury in Forsyth, Davie or Stokes County in North Carolina. This Year, TFIF is partnering with Countryside Lanes, located at 1005 Masten Dr., to host its third annual bowling tournament.
The tournament will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 1 to 3 p.m. Entry fee for each team is 5 is $125 ($25/person) Plus $5 transaction fee, and includes 2 games, shoes and lunch for all participants.There will also be games, raffles and prizes. All proceeds will go towards providing resources and support for families and individuals served by TFIF.
For more information or to make a donation, contact Tiera Booker at (336)757-8721 or Tiera@FIFNC.org or Tikiha Alston at (336) 748-3964 or talston@wstransit.com.
September 28
Living Proof Simulcast with Beth Moore at Fountain of Life Lutheran Church on September 28 from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. There will be time for worship, studying the Word of God, and fellowship with a community of women and at the same time all across the country. Half day tickets are also available. This event is open to the community. Pre-register by 9/24 to order a boxed lunch. Call the church office 336-993-4447 or register to attend online: https://cometothefountain.com/livingproof/.
September 28
Spanish Guitar: Free Music Concert will be held at the Walkertown Library on Saturday, September 28 at 1 p.m. with Alex Gordez. His music combines contemporary Argentine tangos, modern jazz, Brazilian music and flamenco while incorporating his Jewish roots and favorite Romany styles. The library is located at 2969 Main St. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
September 29
Paying for College Seminar will be held at the Kernersville Library on Sunday, September 29 at 2 p.m. Free seminar on how to pay for college, presented by Collegewise. For grades 6 to 12 and their parents and caregivers. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.
September 29
Shopping 4 Hope will be held on Sunday, September 29 from 1 – 4 p.m. at Riverside Clubhouse, located at 8898 Cravenwood Dr. in Oak Ridge. Shopping 4 Hope is a charity event to change childhood cancer. All proceeds benefit MIB Agents, a non-profit for children with cancer. The event will include live music from local band, Decades, and over 17 vendors. Get holiday shopping done early and help kids with cancer.
September 30
3D Printer Demo will be held at the Kernersville Library on Monday, September 30 at 3:30 p.m. To register, call 336-703-2930. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane.
October 5
Pawsome in the Park will be held at Triad Park on Saturday, October 5 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Triad Park is located at 9652 E. Mountain St. in Kernersville. Pawsome in the Park is a community pet expo for your furry friends and family. Activities include pet adoption, pet vendors, food trucks and dog friendly food vendors, two areas where beer will be for sale. The event will also include pet contests, pet demonstrations, scavenger hunt, cornhole, and kids’ activities, which will include an inflatable obstacle course, plinko, duck pond contest and other carnival games and prizes. $1 per ticket. Each activity costs 1-2 tickets per play. Children 12 and under only. Outside food, alcohol and coolers are prohibited. There will also be live music and pet contests include pet costume contest, pet and owner look-a-like contest, furriest pet contest, and best trick contest.
October 5
CASI Mid-Atlantic Regional Chili Championship will be held on Saturday, October 5 with tastings starting at 9:30 a.m. at the Piedmont Triad Farmers Market, located on Sandy Ridge Road. Help judge the Best Chili in NC. No admission fee. All proceeds benefit the Epilepsy Medication Fund. Event will include live entertainment, cool prizes, special surprises, clowns, face painting, games, food, and fun for the whole family. Awards and presentations will be given at 2 p.m. Cooks, judges, and volunteers needed. For more information, call 800-642-0500. The event is sponsored by the Epilepsy Information Service and The Epilepsy Alliance NC, an affiliate of United Way.
October 5
Fall Plant Sale will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main St., on Saturday, October 5 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Plants for both sun and shade, select trees, shrubs, herbaceous perennials and more will be on sale. A list of plants will be posted on the website, www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org one week prior to the sale. Proceeds benefit the future development of the Garden.
October 5
Young & Rest of Us Fall Bazaar will be held at First Christian Church Ministries, located at 1130 N. Main St., on Saturday, October 5 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
October 5
Document shredding fundraiser at Glenn View Baptist Preschool & Afterschool on Saturday, October 5 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Documents will be shredded on-site for $5 per box or bag. Glenn View Baptist is located at 4275 Glenn Hi Rd.
October 5
Curated Tour of the Garden will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden (PJCBG), located at located at 215 S. Main St., on Saturday, October 5 from 1 – 2 p.m. The tour will be led by Adrienne Roethling, PJCBG director of curation and mission delivery, and Josh Williams, PJCBG garden manager.
October 5
A Beach-party version of Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare, presented by The Shared Radiance Theatre, will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 S. Main St., on Saturday, October 5 from 4 – 6 p.m.
October 6
The Kernersville Food Truck Festival will be held at The Brewer’s Kettle on Sunday, October 6 from 12 – 7 p.m. and will feature local beer, beer garden, live music and local vendors. The Brewer’s Kettle is located at 308 E. Mountain St. in Kernersville.
October 6
A Walk to Paradise Garden, presented by Salem Community Orchestra will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at located at 215 S. Main St., on Sunday, October 6 from 3 – 4 p.m.
October 7
German for Advanced Students will be held at the Walkertown Library on October 7 from 6 – 8 p.m. The library is located at 2969 Main St. in Walkertown. For more information, call 336-703-2990.
October 7
Teen Book Club will be held at the Kernersville Library on Monday, October 7 at 4 p.m. Open discussion book club for grades 6 to 12. Discuss any book you’ve been reading and hear book discussions from other teens. The library is located at 248 Harmon Lane. For more information, call 336-703-2930.
October 7
Kernersville Beer & Hymns will be held on Sunday, October 7 from 5 – 7 p.m. at Gypsy Road Brewing Company featuring Kernersville’s Joey Herman. For more information, visit “kernersville beer and hymns” on Facebook.
October 10
Lunch and Learn: The Bird Garden – Build It and They Will Come will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at located at 215 S. Main St., on Thursday, October 10 from 12 – 1 p.m. Presented by Cristina Larson, president of Guilford Horticulture Society and owner of Guilford Garden Center.
October 12
Roger Lee Willis Memorial Battle of the Bowls, hosted by the Kernersville Exchange Club, will be held on Saturday, October 12 from 4 – 6 p.m. at the Kernersville Farmers Market, located at 134 East Mountain St. During the Chicken Stew Cookoff, teams compete for the title of “Triad’s Best Chicken Stew,” with proceeds going to The Parenting Path. Free admission, $10 for 10 tasting tickets. For more information on becoming a participant or sponsor, contact Ashley Tillery at 336-748-9028 or Ashley.tillery@parentingpath.org.
October 12
Music in the Park at Oak Ridge Town Park featuring The Radials (rock/Americana) will be held on Saturday, October 12 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. in the Oak Ridge Town Park amphitheater. Food and drinks will be available for purchase, or bring a picnic. No alcohol. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. The event is free, but donations are requested to pay the band. Oak Ridge Town Park is located at 6231 Lisa Dr. in Oak Ridge.
October 12 – December 15
Main Street Neighborhood Tour of Homes, Historic Landmarks and Interesting Places will be held on December 15 from 2 – 5 p.m. Tickets will go on sale on Saturday, October 12 at 10 a.m. at Main Street United Methodist Church. Also, on October 12, the Main Street United Methodist Women Circle #5 Community Yard Sale and Circle #2 Community Shred Event will be taking place. Tickets for the Tour of Homes will also be available the following week at Main Street UMC church office. Tickets are $15 in advance. A limited number of tickets will be available at the Community House, located at 405 Salisbury St., for $20 on the day of the tour. The event is rain or shine and there will be no refunds or exchanges. All profits from this event will be donated to Kernersville Community Missions and Agencies. Main Street UMC is located at 306 S. Main Street.
October 12
Community Free Clinic will be held at Christ Center Assembly, located at 2721 W. Mountain Street, on Saturday, October 12 from 12 – 4 p.m. Free screenings: vision, blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar. Free consultation from board certified physicians and nurse practitioners. Free transportation is available. Call 980-329-4946.
October 13
Re3 Ace Race 3.0 will be held at Project Re3 Church on Sunday, October 13 from 3 – 5 p.m. Space is limited to 30 disc golfers. The church is located at 1474 Kerner Road. To purchase tickets, visit www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Re3_Ace_Race_3_0_2019.
October 18
Group Youth Ministry Training will be held at Project Re3 Church, located at 1474 Kerner Road, on Saturday, October 19 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Led by a team of seasoned “master trainers” in youth ministry. With a focus on the unique challenges Gen Z teenagers bring to the table, they’ll reinvigorate three essential basics, showing you how to transform your youth ministry environment into a faith-growing machine that produces deepening relationships with Jesus.
October 19
Annual Old-Fashioned Chicken Stew at Kernersville Museum in downtown Kernersville on Saturday, October 19 from 4 – 6 p.m. Come and enjoy music, old fashioned chicken stew, and time with your community. Ticket price includes chicken stew, drink and dessert.
October 19
Pumpkin Run 2019, hosted by the Kernersville Parks and Recreation Department, will be held at the Fourth of July Park on Saturday, October 19 from 7:30 – 11:30 a.m. The event will include a 5K and 1 mile run/walk, health vendors, music, kids’ activities, costume contest for adults, children and dogs, prizes and pumpkins. For more information or to register, visit www.kvparks.com.
October 19
Triad Out of the Darkness Walk will be held at Triad Park, located at 9652 East Mountain Street, on Saturday, October 19 from 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the walk begins at 9:30 a.m. The event raises funds and awareness for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy and support survivors of suicide loss. To register, visit https://afsp.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=6478. For more information, send an email to ootdwalk.nc.triad@gmail.com
October 19
Chairity Reception and Chair Auction will be held at Breathe Cocktail Lounge, located at 221 North Main St. on Saturday, October 19 from 6 – 9 p.m. The fun-filled evening benefits Next Step Ministries. Participate in the live chair auction, take a chance on the gift basket raffle and take a seat for charity. Tickets are $35 and include one drink and the buffet.
October 19
Vendor Fundraiser for Emerie’s Emeralds will be held at The Brewer’s Kettle Kernersville, located at 308 E. Mountain St., on Saturday, October 18 from 12 – 5 p.m. Vendors and a food truck will gather to raise money for Emerie’s Emeralds JDRF team.
October 20
Picnic in the Park at Welden Village will be held on October 20 from 1 – 5 p.m. and will include music, food, craft vendors, carriage rides, activities for the family. Bring your chair, blanket and picnic basket, enjoy the day and tour the new homes. Pets are welcome. Make sure they are on a leash. Welden Village is located off of Highway 66 S, just past Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School.
October 21
Blood Drive will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, located at 215 South Main Street, on Monday, October 21 from 2:30 – 7 p.m. Call 336-996-7888 or visit www.redcrossblood.org to make an appointment online using sponsor code: Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden.
October 26
Trunk-or-Treat & Fall Vendor Show will be held at Union Cross Fire & Rescue, located at 4401 High Point Rd., on Saturday, October 26 at 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. The vendor show will be held inside and the trunk-or-treat will be held outside. This is a free and fun family event for trunk-or-treaters. Trunks wanted with child friendly decorations. For more information, contact ucfdevents@gmail.com. This is a rain or shine.
October 30
Hump Day Mountain Bike Ride will be held on Wednesday, October 30 at 6 p.m. at the Kernersville Mountain Bike Park, located at 567 Smith Edwards Road in Kernersville. All skill levels are welcome. No drop casual rides. Have fun. Ride bikes. Meet at Kernersville Brewing Company afterward.
October 30
VPS: Halloween Masquerade Mystery will be held at Körner’s Folly, located at 413 South Main St., on Wednesday, October 30 from 5:30 – 9 p.m. An interactive game complete with detailed character histories and motivations (assigned in advance) in collaboration with Mystery Men Productions. Ticket is $40 per person, and includes a self-guided tour of the historic house, light bites, tarot reading, and one drink ticket. Cash/card bar will be open from 5:30 – 8 p.m. Self-guided tours begin at 5:30 pm. Game begins promptly at 6 pm. Come dressed for a Masquerade in your best Halloween attire. For tickets, visit www.kornersfolly.org.
November 1 & 2
Cozy Cottage Craft Show will be held at the Kernersville Community House, located at 405 Salisbury St., on Friday, November 1 from 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Saturday, November 2 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Unique hand-crafted gifts, jewelry, pillows, yard art, holiday decorations, baked goods and more. Proceeds from raffle benefits Trellis Supportive Care, Winston-Salem.
November 2
BASIC Bazaar Craft Show will be held at Sedge Garden United Methodist Church, located at 794 Sedge Garden Rd., on Saturday, November 2 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Funds raised from the event help with local mission efforts throughout the Triad. There will be 25 unique vendors, and a hot lunch will also be served.
November 2
Chili Cook-off will be held by the Heart of the Triad Choral Society (HTCS) at Kernersville Moravian Church, located at 504 South Main Street, on November 2 from 4 – 7 p.m. The fundraiser will include chili samples, where the community is invited to vote on the best chili HTCS members cook.
November 3
Kernersville Beer & Hymns will be held on Sunday, November 3 from 5 – 7 p.m. at Gypsy Road Brewing Company featuring Day 7 Band. For more information, visit “kernersville beer and hymns” on Facebook.
November 9
Classic Car Cruise Thru & Fall Bazaar at Kernersville Wesleyan Church (KWC), located at 930 N. Main St., on November 9 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. For more information, contact Brandi Stewart at 336-804-1152 or visit KWC missions bazaar on Facebook.
November 9
Kernersville Christmas will be held at the Kernersville Community Recreation Center, located at 125 E. Bodenhamer St., on Saturday, November 9 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Shop for unique gifts while supporting local businesses at the same time. Shop indoors and drink some hot cocoa. There will be a donation area for anyone to bring in new or gently used blankets, canned goods, brand new toys (unwrapped), and brand-new toiletries… so they may be distributed to the people in need in our area. This event is for handcrafters, DIY-selfers, direct sales, information booths and more. The event is free. Email AMGiftBaskets1@gmail.com for application and information.
November 15
“Treasure Island” will be performed by the Kernersville Little Theatre November 15, 16, 22 & 23 at 7:30 p.m. and November 17 & 24 at 2 p.m. in the Fitzpatrick Auditorium, located at Kernersville Elementary School, 512 West Mountain Street. Adults $15; Senior (60+)/student $13; and children (12&under) $8.
November 16
Fall Bazaar will be held at Friedland Moravian Church on Saturday, November 16 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. The event is being hosted by the Girl Scouts of Friedland Moravian Church. There will be Moravian chicken pies for sale, along with baked goods, crafts and more. Vendors can set up a booth for $20 per table (tables will be provided and are eight ft. long). Home cooked pintos, cornbread and Moravian slaw will be served for lunch. Contact Dana Rushing at 336-408-1465 for details on setting up a booth. No preorder of pies will take place. The church is located at 2750 Friedland Church Rd.
November 22
The Joys of Christmas – Dailey & Vincent’s The Joys Of Christmas Tour will stop at First Christian Church to bring “The Joys of Christmas” concert on Friday, November 22 at 7 p.m. The church is located at 1130 North Main Street. Tickets on sale at www.bluegrassfirstclass.com.
December 1
Kernersville Beer & Hymns will be held on Sunday, December 1 from 5 – 7 p.m. at Gypsy Road Brewing Company featuring Clay Howard & the Jubilee Band. For more information, visit “kernersville beer and hymns” on Facebook.
December 8
“Messiah Heaven’s Glory” Christmas Choir Musical will be held at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church on Sunday, December 8 at 6:30 p.m.
December 15
Handbell Christmas Concert will be held at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church on Sunday, December 15 at 6:30 p.m.