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March 27
Free German Language Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, March 27 from 6-7 p.m. Learn to communicate – listen, speak, read, and write – in German with help of professional instructor Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students, register by calling the library at 336-703-2990. Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main Street in Walkertown.

March 27
Novant Health Bariatric Surgical Seminar will be held at Novant Health Kernersville Medical Center – Conference Center, located at 1750 Kernersville Medical Pkwy, on Monday, March 27 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. Join James Dasher, MD, and Thomas Walsh, MD, for a free seminar to learn about surgical weight loss options and find a solution that’s right for you. Call 336-564-4035 to register.

March 27
How to be Your Own Healthcare, presented by Advocate Robert Garcia from Hospice & Palliative Care Center, will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Monday, March 27 at 2 p.m.
A discussion on how to be more informed, aware, and equipped to handle your healthcare situations. Simple tips and ideas that can be very useful and can be implemented with little effort will be provided. RSVP by March 23 to 336-992-3180.

March 28
Fiber Art Necklace and Scarf Class will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Tuesday, March 28 at 1 p.m. $3/person. Learn to make fiber art necklaces and scarves. Class size is limited to 8. Pre-registration is required and must be made no later than Friday, March 24. A large variety of yarns, cords and threads will be provided. Additional supplies you will need to bring: yard stick – one you don’t mind putting small pin holes in; sewing-type tape measure; sharp scissors for cutting fabric, yarn and ribbon ; 4 to 6 spools of 1/8 –1 inch soft craft ribbon, lace rickrack, and trim (can be the same color or a variety of colors). Do not bring wired ribbon. Optional: Three or more 1 inch by at least 48 inch strips of soft fabric (something very light weight and sheer).

March 28
MS Be Strong Self Help Group Meeting will be held Tuesday, March 28 at 6:15 p.m. in the parlor at Main Street United Methodist Church, 306 S Main St.
The guest speaker will be Dr. Douglas Jeffery, a premier neurologist and MS specialist.
Jeffery is a MS specialist at Lake Norman Neurology.

March 28
KCK Spirit Night Fundraiser
A 2017 Leadership Kernersville Group is having an eat out night at Chick-fil-A to raise money for Kernersville Cares for Kids (KCK) on March 28 from 5 – 8 p.m. Just say that you are participating in KCK Spirit Night when you order your food.
The money raised will go directly to KCK to provide incentives to every fifth grader who attends the Kernersville Police Department (KPD) program that has been called DARE, Super Kids and GREAT Program. Students at Kernersville, Cash and Caleb’s Creek elementary schools receive the services from the KPD. They provide guidance to the youth about important topics such as bullying, gangs, drugs and more.

March 28
Paranormal Genre Interest Group will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, March 28 at 7 p.m. Meet others and listen to author J. David Michaels as he leads the discussion on Seven Centers of the Body. Attendees can bring questions and the group will explore the answers. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more information.

March 28
Tail Waggin’ Tutors will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, March 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the children’s area. For ages 5 to 11. Make an appointment to read to a certified therapy dog. To make an appointment, call 336-703-2930. Registration for April now open.

March 29 – April 13
Tax Return Help will be offered through the Senior Center Wednesdays through Fridays 9 a.m. – noon through April 13 by appointment only. For more information and to schedule an appointment, call 336-992-3180.

March 30
Free Yoga Classes will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, March 30 at 3:30 and 5 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. Walkertown Library is located at 2969 Main Street in Walkertown.

March 31
Free Notary Service Available at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Friday, March 31 at 10 a.m. Susan Yusim, a public official responsible for independently verifying signatures and oaths, will be available every month. She will notarize documents that need notarizing.

March 31
Easy Steps to Making a Terrarium will be held at the Kernersville Library in the Paddison Room on Friday, March 31 at 3:30 p.m. Learn how to make your own green-and-growing terrarium. A container and materials will be provided; Bring anything you would like to add to your terrarium, like figurines, or a plant or flower clipping from your own yard. Space is limited, call 336-703-2930 to register.

March 31-April 1
Belews Creek Christian Church, 8451 Belews Creek Road, will have a Consignment Sale from 8 am to 7 pm on Friday, March 31 and 8 am to 2 pm on Saturday, April 1. There will be men’s, women’s & children’s clothing, accessories and home furnishings. Most items will be half price on Saturday, April 1. For more information, call (336) 682-2753.

April 1
Eat on the Street Family Fun Food Truck Festival hosted by Bishop McGuinness High School will be held on Saturday, April 1 from 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. There will be a Team Free Throw Contest 3-Point Competition at 12:30, a “Beer Garden” (admission $10, 21+), a Kids Fun Zone (admission $2), Music, Raffle Prizes, Face Painting and more. Bishop McGuinness is located at 1725 NC Highway 66 South. Email Katie Williams at kw@bmhs.us for more info.

April 1
Storytime at the Park will be held at Fourth of July Park on Saturday, April 1 at 10 a.m. For children ages 8 and under. The Kernersville Library is partnering with Kernersville Parks and Rec. to hold Storytime at the Park once a month. They will read stories, sing songs, dance around, and color pictures together. Parental supervision required. Storytime will take place in one of the covered shelters.

April 1
Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at The Bridge church on April 1 from 9:30 – 2 p.m. Sign up at redcrossblood.org using keyword “The Bridge.”

April 1
Sick Car Saturday will be held at The Bridge Church on April 1 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Wives with husbands deployed, widows and single moms can come get general car maintenance (oil change, etc.) and stay for a free breakfast and Bible study for ladies.

April 1
Community Easter Egg Hunt will be held at the Salem Crossing Subdivision, across from Caleb’s Creek Elementary School, on April 1 at 10 a.m. in the neighborhood park. There will be two Easter egg hunts, one for children six and under and another for children ages 7 – 12. The event is hosted by volunteers and HOA board members.

April 3
Blood Drive will be held at Kernersville Wesleyan Church/Family Life Center, located at 930 North Main St., on April 3 from 2 – 6:30 p.m.

April 3
Digitize Your Archives at the Walkertown Library on Monday, April 3 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. Call the library at 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.

April 3
Free German Language Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, April 3 at 6 p.m. for beginners and 7 p.m. for advanced students. 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.

April 4
Pickin’ Grass at the Library will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, April 4 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Pickin’ Grass is an Open Acoustic Jam Session that brings local and area old time gospel, bluegrass and country musicians together. Musicians, bring your instruments. Pickers, singers and listeners welcome.

April 4
Rising 6th grade Open House will be held at Kernersville Middle School on April 4 from 6 to 7 p.m.

April 4
Trusts: What are the Different Types and Benefits? presented by Daniel Umlauf of Salem Law at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Tuesday, April 4 at 10 a.m. Explore the variety of different Trusts and the benefits of each in protecting your assets and providing for loved ones. Learn how Trusts can help to minimize estate taxes, avoid the expense of probate, and protect assets for beneficiaries against divorce and remarriage. RSVP by March 31 to 336-992-3180.

April 4
Preschool LEGO Storytime will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, April 4 at 6 p.m. in Room 7. For ages 2 to 5. This interactive and hands-on storytime is for ages 2 to 5 and is designed to teach kindergarten readiness skills. Each month they will focus on a theme as they read a story, sing a song, and build LEGO projects together. The class is capped at nine children. Registration required. This is a monthly event that occurs on the first Saturday of most months. Parental supervision required, and parental participation is encouraged. The library will not have activities for children under 2 or over 5 available as they strive to make this the best possible experience for your preschool child. Registration for June and July will open on May 1. Call 336-703-2930 after April 30 to register.

April 5
Blood Drive will be held at Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School, located at 1725 Hwy 66 South, on April 5 from 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

April 5
Pick a Game! For Teens will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, April 5 at 3 p.m. Enjoy an hour or two of group gaming with all of your friends at the library. Play Bingo, Pictionary, Dominoes, Uno, and many more fun games. There will be prizes.

April 6
Noon Book Club will meet at the Kernersville Library on Thursday, April 6 at noon. Share your favorite book picks with the club.

April 6
Blood Drive
Bunker Hill UMC Semi-annual American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held on Thursday, April 6 from 2:30 – 7 p.m.

April 6
Who’s Got Games for Adults will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, April 6 from 2-5 p.m. Join the Walkertown Library for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every first and third Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

April 7
One-on-One Computer Help with Barry Flynt at the Walkertown Library on Friday, April 7 from 2-4 p.m. The purpose of this program is to help you with any computer task – from Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to Email, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Get better equipped for a job or learn to use your own laptop with help of an experienced volunteer instructor. Registration required. Call 336-703-2990 to register.

April 7
Free Tatting Class at the Walkertown Library on Monday, April 7 from 10 a.m. – noon.
Tatting with a shuttle is the earliest method of creating tatted lace. Create a beautiful project with help of an expert, Susan Allison. Bring your own supplies – size 20 Lizbeth thread and two shuttles. Some supplies will be provided. Free class. To register, call 336-703-2990.

April 7
Family Flick Friday will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, April 7 at 4 p.m. in Room 1. Join the library for a free movie with free popcorn and drinks while supplies last.

April 7-9
Easter Production “Changed: Encounters with Jesus” at Triad Baptist Church, located at 1175 South Main Street, April 7 – 9 at 7 p.m. nightly. The musical drama will feature the church’s choir, worship band and drama team. Free to the community. For more information, visit www.tbcnow.org.

April 8
Spring Plant Sale will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden on Saturday, April 8 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Plants for sun and shade, selected trees, shrubs, herbaceous perennials, and more will be on sale. A list of plants will be posted on the Garden’s website, www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org, prior to the sale. Proceeds benefit future development of the Garden.

April 8
Spectacular Tulip Bloom will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden on Saturday, April 8 from 2 – 4 p.m. Enjoy over 24,000 bulbs that will be blooming in celebration of spring. Refreshments will be served. The event is open and free to the public. For more information, call 336-996-7888 or visit www.cienerbotanicalgarden.org.

April 8
Pancake Breakfast and Easter egg hunt
The Mystic Shrine Club is hosting a pancake breakfast at the Kernersville Masonic Lodge from 7:30 – 11 a.m. on April 8. The breakfast will be an all-you-can-eat with pancakes and sausage. They will also have an Easter egg hunt for the kids as well as a bake sale, which will be put on by the women’s auxiliary, ‘Mystic Ladies.’
For more information about events or the club, contact Wear at DJwear50@aol.com, visit “Mystic Shrine Club” on Facebook, or call 336-978-3112.

April 8
Recycle Day
Grease Monkey Oil Changes & More presents Recycle Day on Saturday, April 8 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Town Hall parking lot, located at 136 East Mountain St. The event is free to the community. They will be taking batteries, metal, cell phones and computer hard drives, paper and will be doing paper shredding. No televisions or computer monitors. Companies on-site will include OmniSource Southeast, Battery Tree, Shamrock Shredding, and Grease Monkey.

April 8
Easter Egg Hunt will be held at Kernersville YMCA on March 3 in conjunction with Reynolda Church’s Union Cross Campus’ Children’s Ministry. There will be various activities held from 10 a.m. – noon. The Easter egg hunt will be held at 11 a.m.

April 8
“Eggs”travaganza will be held at Kernersville Friends Meeting on Saturday, April 8 at the Meeting House, located at 320 North Main Street. Activities will begin at 10 a.m. and continue until 1 p.m. The Easter story will be presented and an Easter Egg Hunt will be held, along with other fun activities. A light lunch will be served. The community is invited.

April 10
Blood Drive will be held at Oak Ridge United Methodist Church, located at 2424 Oak Ridge Rd., on April 10 from 2:30 – 7 p.m.

April 10
Novant Health Bariatric Surgical Seminar will be held at Novant Health Kernersville Medical Center – Conference Center, located at 1750 Kernersville Medical Pkwy, on Monday, April 10 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. Join James Dasher, MD, and Thomas Walsh, MD, for a free seminar to learn about surgical weight loss options and find a solution that’s right for you. Call 336-564-4035 to register.

April 10
Free German Language Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, April 10 at 6 pm. 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.

April 10
Read to a Dog will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, April 10 at 6 p.m. Children age 3-11 are invited to practice their reading skills by reading to a sweet therapy dog. Bring a book of your choice, or ask a librarian for one when you arrive. Register for a 10-minute time slot at the library circulation desk.

April 11
Digitize Your Archives will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, April 11 from 6-9 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.

April 11
Blackout Poetry for Teens will be held at the Kernersville Library on Tuesday, April 11 at 4:30 p.m. in Room 7. Celebrate National Poetry Month by using recycled books and Sharpies to create blackout poetry. For ages 12 to 18.

April 11
Health, Wellness and Cardiovascular Screenings presented by Novant Health will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Tuesday, April 11, by appointment only, beginning at 9 a.m. Free to the public. Screenings will provide measures for: Body mass index (BMI), Waist circumference, Blood pressure, Cholesterol (total, good, bad), Triglycerides, Glucose, Diabetes risk (A1C), and Bone Mineral Density. Fasting is not required and results will be ready in 5 minutes. Up-to-date information and resources to support you in making modifications that will help you to improve your numbers will be available on-site, if necessary.

April 11
The Down and Dirty of Diabetes presented by Novant Health will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Tuesday, April 11 at 10:30 am. Get the facts about signs, symptoms, testing, diagnosis, and advances in treatment.

April 12
Writer’s Block: Creative Writing Group will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, April 12 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Join this community group that gets together for learning, creating and editing experience. Help each other with accountability, kill the cliché of isolation and procrastination, and enjoy the company of those who know and understand your passion for writing. 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 for more information.

April 12
Meditation Classes will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, April 12 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. No postures, no special clothing. Sarvasri, your instructor from the Ananda Center for Life and Spirit, has been practicing yoga and meditation since 1971. New students, call the library to register at 336-703-2990.

April 12
Pick a Game! For Teens will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesdays, April 12 at 3 p.m. Enjoy an hour or two of group gaming with all of your friends at the library. Play Bingo, Pictionary, Dominoes, Uno, and many more fun games. There will be prizes.

April 12
Power to the Youths! Teen Book Club will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, April 12 at 4 p.m. The club was created especially for young adult readers age 13-17. This month’s selection is “Optimists Die First” by Susin Nielsen. Come ready to discuss the book, do activities, and speak your mind.

April 13
Free Yoga Classes will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, April 13 at 3:30 p.m. and 5 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.

April 13
Morning Tea Book Club will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, April 13 at 11 a.m. April’s Walkertown Library Morning Tea Book Club selection is The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Published in 1925 during the height of the wild and decadent Roaring Twenties, The Great Gatsby has become one of the most popular American novels of all time. The book is available at the library for checkout. Tea will be served.

April 14
Good Friday Crosswalk will be held on Friday, April 14. Participants will gather in the Food Lion parking lot on North Main Street and walk in silence to Mt. Gur Cemetery, approximately 1.5 miles. For more information, contact Bunker Hill United Methodist Church at 336-993-8132.

April 15
Easter Family Festival will be held at First Christian Church on Saturday, April 15 from 3 – 5:30 p.m. The church is located at 1130 North Main St.

April 15
Crafty Saturday will be held at the Walkertown Library on Saturday, April 15 at 4 p.m.
Children ages 8-11 are invited to tap into their creative side with a guided craft session. All materials and directions are provided. Call or come by the circulation desk to register.

April 15
Springtime Celebration at Linville Forest Church of Christ, located at 450 Linville Rd., on April 15 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. The event will include free pictures with the Easter Bunny, egg hunt for children up to age 8, lunch and other Activities. For more information, call 336-784-9562.

April 16
Celebrate Easter at New Life Tabernacle on Sunday, April 16 with a reception at 10 a.m. and worship service at 11 a.m. The service will include special singing, dramatization of the crucifixion and uplifting preaching. An Easter egg hunt will follow the service for children of all ages. The church is located at 1225 Piney Grove Road. For more information, call 336-996-0539.

April 17
Writer’s Block: Creative Writing Group will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, April 17 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Join this group that gets together for learning, creating and editing experience. Help each other with accountability, kill the cliché of isolation and procrastination, and enjoy the company of those who know and understand your passion for writing. 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 for more information.

April 17
Digitize Your Archives will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, April 17 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. Call the library 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.

April 17
German Language Classes will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, April 17 at 6 p.m. for beginners, 7 p.m. for advanced students. 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. Two different one-hour classes, for Beginners and Advanced students.

April 17
Play in the Dirt! will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, April 17 at 6 p.m. Children ages 5-7 are encouraged to get involved in planting this year’s Children’s Learning Garden at the library. Learn how to prepare, plant, and care for one of the garden plots. The class will meet rain or shine for fun gardening activities. Call or come by the circulation desk to register.

April 18
“Looking Forward… Living Forward” group discussion will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, April 18 from 10 – 11:30 a.m.
Learn how to live positively by “Looking Forward… Living Forward”. Group discussion about perceptions, expectations and positive outlook on life. Games, thought-provoking questions, videos and ideas with Todd Thornburg and Sue Rose. Call the library to register at 336-703-2990.

April 18
NC Schools of Longrifles and Powder Horns will be held at the Walkertown Library on
Tuesday April 18 at 6:30 p.m.
Free public lecture presented by C. Michael Briggs, an author and independent scholar living in Greensboro. He has published four books that concern different schools of long rifle makers. Briggs also authored “Piedmont North Carolina Banded Powder Horns – Hunting Bags – Bullet Molds” and “Guilford Under the Stars and Bars.” The latter book covers all of the major events that happened in Guilford County, N.C. during the Civil War. For more information, call 336-703-2990. No reservations required.

April 19
NC Department of Transportation presentation will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Wednesday, April 19 at 1 p.m. Pat Ivey, Division 9 Engineer of the NC Department of Transportation, will provide information about road and transportation projects in and around Kernersville, as well as future roads projects. Question and answer session will follow his presentation. RSVP by April 17 to 336-992-3180.

April 19
Meditation Classes will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, April 19 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. No postures, no special clothing. Sarvasri, your instructor from the Ananda Center for Life and Spirit, has been practicing yoga and meditation since 1971. New students, call the library to register at 336-703-2990.

April 19
Get Hooked! Teen Knit and Crochet Club will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, April 19 at 3 p.m. Learn the basics of knitting and crochet or bring along a project you are already working on if you want. There will be a limited supply of tools for beginners to learn. Both beginner and advanced stitchers welcome.

April 20
Whodunits with Donuts Book Club: Crime Solvers Book Club will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, April 20 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Join the WHODUNITS: Crime Solvers Book Club as they eat donuts and discuss “Mistress of the Art of Death,” by Ariana Franklyn.

April 20
Who’s Got Games for Adults will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, April 20 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 many more. every first and third Thursday of the month.

April 20
Advanced Directives presentation by Robert Garcia, from Hospice & Palliative Care Center, will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Thursday, April 20 at 2 p.m. What is Healthcare Power of Attorney and Living Will? Learn more about these documents and how to complete them at this workshop…at no cost. RSVP by April 18 to 336-992-3180.

April 20
Kernersville Earth Day Fair will be held at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden on Thursday, April 20 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Kernersville’s Earth Day is a free program that centers on teaching environmental stewardship and features many exciting eco-friendly products and services, live demonstrations, food trucks, t-shirt and tree seedling giveaways, and more. Activities for children include arts and crafts with reused material provided by the Scrap Exchange, Earth Day paint mural and games.

April 21
Pink 4 Lunch and Learn sponsored by Susan G. Komen Northwest NC will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Friday, April 21 at 12 p.m. Eat, meet and educate yourself on the importance of early breast cancer detection and breast health. Information about the high breast cancer mortality rates among women in the area will be shared. Lunch will be served at 12 pm. Free event. RSVP by April 13 to 336-992-3180.

April 21
Sit ‘N Sew will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Friday, April 21 from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The event is free. Bring the sewing and quilting projects you are working on, your machine and supplies. Lunch will not be provided, so you will need to bring it. RSVP required by April 19 by calling 336-992-3180.

April 21
Coloring Club for Grownups will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, April 21 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 the library at 336-703-2990.

April 21
One-on-One Computer Help with Barry Flynt will be held at the Walkertown Library on
Friday, April 21 from 2-4 p.m. The purpose of this program is to help you with any computer task – from Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to Email, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Get better equipped for a job or learn to use your own laptop with help of an experienced volunteer instructor. Registration required. Call 336-703-2990 to register.

April 22
NW Piedmont Purple Heart Foundation, Inc. Classic Car Show benefit will be held on Saturday, April 22 from 12 – 4 p.m. at Main Street United Methodist Church, located at 306 S. Main St. The event is hosted by the Old Salem Chapter of the Antique Automobile Club of America.
Donation $20/classic car/truck, spectators free, donations appreciated. A dash plaque will be given to the first 100 cars. $1 bucket votes for favorite cars for first, second and third places.
VFW memorial Honor Guard, Purple Heart recipients, military vehicles on site, as well as the Purple Heart Race Car.
DJ Barry from Mobile Juke Box and Danny Crouse will be performing the National Anthem and God Bless the USA. 50/50 drawing, door prizes, raffle for $500 Visa gift card. Drawing will be held August 2017. Baked goods, drinks for sale, food on site and homemade cake auction.
All proceeds from the event will benefit the Northwest Piedmont Purple Heart Foundation, Inc., to pay tribute to Purple Heart recipients, Gold Star families and families of deceased Purple Heart recipients.

April 22
3rd Annual Paws and Pints
Dog-Gone Fun, located at 203 Berry Garden Road, is hosting Paws and Pints for the Retired Kernersville Police Dog Fund on Saturday, April 22 from 11-4 p.m. at Dog-Gone Fun. Rain or Shine. Friendly, well-behaved dogs are welcome to accompany their owners on leash.
The Retired Kernersville Police Dog Fund aims to ensure that all retired Kernersville police dogs enjoy retirement, with the highest levels of ongoing medical care & treatment. When K9’s retire, they become their handler’s family pet. This fund’s purpose is to ease the financial responsibility of caring for these dogs as they age.

April 23
“Bring-a-Friend” Sunday at Kernersville Friends Meeting, located at 320 North Main Street, on Sunday, April 23 at 10:30 a.m. Eastwind Worship Band will lead the service. Eastwind is an Outreach Christian Worship Band from Kernersville who travel to churches to spread the love of Jesus. The community is invited. A carry-in meal will follow the service.

April 24
Novant Health Bariatric Surgical Seminar will be held at Novant Health Kernersville Medical Center – Conference Center, located at 1750 Kernersville Medical Pkwy, on Monday, April 24 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. Join James Dasher, MD, and Thomas Walsh, MD, for a free seminar to learn about surgical weight loss options and find a solution that’s right for you. Call 336-564-4035 to register.

April 24
Improving Your Personal Financial Position: Free Seminar will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, April 24 at 6:30 p.m. Learn how to do your budget, start building your emergency fund, and get serious about retirement. This program is presented by Ronnie Gillikin, affiliated with the Dave Ramsey Group. Check out the book “Total Money Makeover” by Dave Ramsey at the library, and come to the program to discuss ways to navigate the financial tight-rope. Call 336-703-2990 to register.

April 24
Saving Energy at Home to Save Money will be held at the Walkertown Library on Monday, April 24 at 6:30 p.m. This program will focus on providing home maintenance tips and ways to be energy efficient and easy ways to make the living environment (inside and outside) safe and comfortable. Each person attending the program will be in the running to receive an energy kit as a door prize. The program is free, but you have to register by calling the library at 336-703-2990 before April 17. Guest Speaker: Deborah D. Womack, N.C. Cooperative Extension.

April 25
Paranormal Genre Interest Group will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, April 25 at 7 p.m. Meet others and listen to author J. David Michaels as he leads the Open Forum Discussion. Attendees can bring their questions and explore the answers. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more information.

April 25
2017 Healthy Living Expo will be held at the Kernersville Family YMCA on Tuesday, April 25 from 3 – 7 p.m. Join the Kernersville Chamber of Commerce, YMCA, and Senior Center for the 2017 Healthy Living Expo (formerly Healthy Active Adults Day). There will be healthy living vendors, educational seminars, live entertainment, food and fun. If you would like to volunteer for the Senior Center booth or at the event in another capacity, contact Lisa at 336-992-3180. Vendors need to contact Taylor at 336-993-4521.

April 25
Healthy Living with Essential Oils will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Tuesday, April 25 at 1 p.m.
Learn which essential oils to keep on hand and how to use them safely to relieve discomforts. RSVP by April 21 to 336-992-3180.

April 25 & 26
Know Your Credit score presented by Summit Credit Union will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Tuesday, April 25 at 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday, April 26 at 2 p.m. Discover how credit scores are determined, how to raise your credit score and how to avoid mistakes that lower your score. Call Kernersville Library at 336-703-2930 to register.

April 26
Family Movie Night will be held at the Walkertown Library on Wednesday, April 26 at 6 pm.
Join the Walkertown Library for a free family movie. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more information and to find out what movie is showing.

April 27
Money Habitudes for Teens will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, April 27 at 3 p.m. In recognition of Money Smart Week, teens ages 13-17 are invited to the Walkertown Library for a game of cards and learn about how habits, attitudes and values affect financial decisions.

April 27
Free Yoga Classes will be held at the Walkertown Library on Thursday, April 27 at 3:30 p.m. and 5 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.

April 27
Savvy IRA Planning Workshop presented by Glenn Mosseller, president of Roadmap Financial Consulting, will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Thursday, April 27 at 1 p.m. You will learn: 7 strategies for Savvy IRA planning; 6 roll-over options for your retirement plan funds; 3 common required minimum distribution mistakes and how to avoid them; the difference between indirect and direct roll-overs; how to coordinate your IRA planning with the rest of your retirement plans including – your Social Security, tax, and estate planning; and more. RSVP by April 25 to 336-992-3180.

April 28
Coloring Club for Grownups will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, April 28 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 the library at 336-703-2990.

April 28
Meaningful Day presented by Therapeutic Alternatives will be held at the Senior Enrichment Center, located in the basement of the Kernersville Library, on Friday, April 28 at 11 a.m.
There are four categories of activity that help human beings feel valued, productive and purposeful: work, leisure, self-care, and rest and restoration. Learn new techniques and activities to help your loved one. Module 4 is a free event to learn more and discover great activity ideas. RSVP by April 26 to 336-992-3180.

April 28
Eat Around the World will be held at the Kernersville Library on Friday, April 28 at 4:30pm in Room 1. Sample foods from countries around the world. For ages 11 and under. To register, call 703-2930.

April 30
Brewer’s Kettle Food Truck Festival will be held on April 30 from 2 – 7 p.m.

May 4
Noon Book Club will meet on Thursday, May 4 at noon at the Kernersville Library. See what the librarians are reading this summer.

May 6
Spring Fling
Kernersville Moravian Church is hosting their third annual Spring Fling with a chicken pie dinner, silent auction, butterfly release, and a puppet show performed by their very own preschoolers entitled, Butterflies in His Kingdom,” on Saturday, May 6 at 5:30 p.m.

May 6
Mutt Strut 5K to benefit the Forsyth Humane Society will be held in Lewisville on Saturday, May 6. Check-in and registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. and the race will start at 8:30 a.m.
For more information or to register online, visit forsythhumane.org/muttstrut2017.

May 9
Paint the Earth: Free Acrylic Painting Class will be held at the Walkertown Library on Tuesday, May 9 at 6:30 p.m. Join local artist Robin Buchanan as she teaches how to capture the spirit of Earth using acrylic paint and your imagination. Supplies provided (you can bring your favorite brush if you want). Register by phone 336-703-2990 or email walkertownlibrary@gmail.com as seats are limited. Everyone invited.

May 12
Coloring Club for Grownups will be held at the Walkertown Library on Friday, May 12 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 the library at 336-703-2990.

May 13
Walk for Our Kids – Walk or 5K to benefit Kids of Childhood Cancer will be held at Fourth of July Park on Saturday, May 13 from 8 a.m. – noon. There will be vendors, food and activities for kids. For more information, visit www.walk4ourkids.org.

May 19
Golf Tournament
Kiwanis Club’s The Young Children Priority One Benefit Golf Tournament will be held on May 19 at Meadowlands Golf Club. Noon lunch and 1 p.m. shot gun start. For more information, call Jim Tobin at 336-433-5709, Phil Bauguess at 336-817-5785, or Susanna Nunn at 336-445-1827, or send an email to jtobin@bncbanking.com.

June 3
6th annual Piedmont Open Air Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show and Sale will be held on Saturday, June 3 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Piedmont Triad Farmer’s Market, located at 2914 Sandy Ridge Rd in Colfax.
Dealers will be selling gemstones, jewelry, mineral specimens, beads, geodes, crystals, and more. There will also be hourly door prizes and a grand door prize, free mini-geode to first 100 kids age 12 and under.
Free admission. Use the first parking lot to the left after passing through the Farmers Market’s Sandy Ridge Road entrance.