Community Connections

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11/14/16 - 12/16/16

Holiday Food Drive - Stock the Shelves Corporate Kindness Progra

Show Greensboro your business cares!

A Simple Gesture Greensboro wants you to help stock the Shelves for Guilford County Schools by participating in a simple holiday food drive.

 

Sign up at https://asimplegesturegso.org/local/in-the-bag-sept-24/

 

In the signup form let us know how many bags you would like and we will deliver them to your business address

Bags are tagged with a list of most needed items and the December pick-up date

Volunteers will come to your business to pick up the filled bags of food and deliver them directly to local food pantries

 

All food donations will support Guilford County Schools pantries and backpack programs to help keep children well-nourished year-round!

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The Wailers: A Caribbean Christmas

The Piedmont Wind Symphony will present “The Wailers: A Caribbean Christmas” on Friday, December 16, 2016 at 7:30 PM, at the LJVM Coliseum in Winston-Salem.

 

This first-of-its-kind concert will feature the world-renowned reggae group The Wailers performing with the Piedmont Wind Symphony. The Wailers achieved international fame during their longtime association with Bob Marley. Their music has remained popular through the years and among audiences of all ages. The concert will open with the first half performed by PWS. The Wailers will join the Piedmont Wind Symphony for the second half of the concert and will perform hit songs, “One Love”, “Three Little Birds”, “Could You Be Loved”, “Get Up, Stand Up”, “We’re Jamming” and more.

 

Tickets: $25, $55, $75

Buy online or call the Ticketmaster office at 1-800-745-300.

 

Table seats: $125 each

Limited table seating available. Please call the Piedmont Wind Symphony office at (336) 722-9328 to reserve.

 

Family 4 Pack Special: Buy three $25 tickets and get one $25 ticket free

 

Please call the Piedmont Wind Symphony office at (336) 722-9328 to reserve.

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Downtown in December

Check out all of the fun festivities happening in Downtown Greensboro this holiday season! 

 

Festival of Lights: Friday, December 2nd 6-9pm

 

Holiday Parade: Saturday, December 3rd Noon

 

Piedmont Winterfest: November 18th - January 29th

 

Santa at the Biltmore Hotel: December 10-11, 17-18, and 22-23rd 11am-2pm

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M.A.D. Motorcycle Art Design

A MULTI-MEDIA , EXPERIENTIAL EXHIBITION
curated by Green Hill, combining art, sound, industrial design and cultural elements.

MOTORCYCLES
A collection of 23 motorcycles representing important moments and advances in the history of motorcycle design and technology.

ART
A site-specific installation by North Carolina artist Ivan Toth Depeña encompassing the energy, motion and vibrancy of motorcycles.

DESIGN
A collection of custom wearables and accessories ranging from t-shirts to leather jackets to custom saddles to eyewear. Plus, historical documentation highlighted in posters, advertisements and photographs.

Educational programming for adults and children will include studying light and sound waves,
tattoo art, studies of motorcycle culture around the world and learning how to ride a motorcycle safely. Video documentation and color catalogue will accompany M.A.D.

For more information visit: 
www.GreenHillnc.org/MAD