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CUSTOMER APPRECIATION DAY AT TRIAD GOODWILL
Triad Goodwill, invites the public to a Customer Appreciation Day at their store located at 3519 North Elm Street in Greensboro, Saturday, October 17th from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. This family-friendly event will celebrate fall with free pumpkin decorating, sidewalk sale, giveaways and more. Music provided by DJ Freddie Fontaine from 90.1 WNAA. For more information call 336-282-7307.
HALLELUJAH NIGHT AT KINGDOM VISION LIFE
Kingdom Vision Life will host Hallelujah night, Saturday, October 31st from 5:30pm until 8pm. Come out for an evening of fellowship, games and a trunk or treat!!Come out for an evening of fun and fellowship. For more information, call 336-850-1044
SCHOOL OF TECHNOLOGY AT NC A&T
Are you looking for a career that is in high demand and will get you started on your career path? The School of Technology offers eight (8) majors that all lead to high job placement and competitive salaries. Those majors are Applied Engineering Technology, Construction Management, Electronics Technology, Environmental Health and Safety, Geomatics, Graphic Communication Systems, Information Technology, and Motorsports Technology. For more information about our programs, call 336-334-7359 or visit us online at www.ncat.edu/sot.
CALVARY CHRISTIAN CENTER - HOLY CONVOCATION SERVICES
Calvary Christian Center would like to invite you to celebrate 14 years of ministry September 30th-October 4th. Holy Convocation Services will be held at 12:00 and 7:00 P.M. September 30th -October 2nd followed by an A&T Tailgate Party on October 3rd. To close out the week, there will be Worship Services on Sunday, October 4th at 7:30, 9:00, 11:00, and 3:00. Additional information available at www.calvary-cc.org or by calling 336-852-3100.
ICRCM – COLLEGE NIGHT
As part of First Friday production, the International Civil Rights Center & Museum will host “College Night”, a spirited night of live student performances from Greensboro’s top institutions of higher education Friday, October 2nd from 6pm - 8pm. Students from neighboring colleges can learn about and celebrate their school’s participation in the Greensboro F.W. Woolworth’s sit-in; a movement that changed America. This event is free and open to the public!
MT. SINAI FULL GOSPEL DELIVERANCE CENTER – 100TH CHURCH ANNIVERSARY
Mount Sinai Full Gospel Deliverance Center, 2721 Manchester St., in Winston Salem will celebrate their 100th Church Anniversary, October 2nd thru 4th. Keynote speakers include; Dr. Shane Perry, Sr., Pastor Henry E. Dixon and more. For more information, contact the church office at 336.722.2624.
CANCER AWARENESS AND SURVIVOR’S CELEBRATION WEEKEND
The Greater Hope Cathedral presents: “The Diagnosis, The Treatment, The Triumph”, a Cancer awareness and survivor’s celebration weekend, Friday, October 9th from 7pm until 10pm at 709 Market Street, Suite 200 in Greensboro. Keynote Speaker is Mrs. Kristie Wallace Barrow, founder of Living Pink. This is casual after-work event. Patients & Survivors are FREE, $5 donation for family, friends and caregivers.
SENCERE 1ST ANNIVERSARY GOSPEL CELEBRATION
Sencere Gospel Group will host their anniversary celebration at Genesis Baptist Church, Saturday, October 10th at 4pm at 2812 East Bessemer Avenue in Greensboro. Featuring Pork Chop & The Fellas, Chosen, The Sons of Zion, Mattie Alston and The Sons of Faith. This event is free and gospel music lovers are encouraged to attend.
CEDAR GROVE TABERNACLE – WOMEN’S CONFERENCE
Cedar Grove Tabernacle of Praise will sponsor “Women’s Conference 2015, October 2nd thru October 4th. Enjoy various events including: Family fun night, continental breakfast, conferences, guest speakers and more. Cedar Grove is located at 612 Norwalk Street in Greensboro. For more information, call 336-294-2628.
PELHAM VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT “PORK JAM BBQ FESTIVAL”
Pelham Volunteer Fire Department located at 4895 Old US 29 Pelham, NC will host their 15th annual “Pork Jam BBQ Festival”, Saturday October 3rd from 10am – 6pm. Enjoy variety of bands (Beach, Gospel, Country, and Rock), food vendors, face painters, hay rides, and more. Funds raised will help buy training materials, equipment, and other important items for the fire department. Vendors are welcomed. For more information, call 336-362-9609
FAITH ASSEMBLY CHRISTIAN CENTER
FACC is hosting a car and truck show on October 3rd from 1pm to 5pm at 821 South New Hope Road in Raleigh, NC. There will be fun for the whole family. Face painting, moon bounce, shooting star inflatable basketball, a DJ, live music, door prizes, give-aways and an infamous dance off. Along with cool cars, great food and plenty of fellowship. Admission and parking is free to the public. All proceeds from this event will benefit Faith Assembly Christian Center (FACC) Child Development Center and Academy a non-profit 501c3 organization.
ST. JAMES BAPTIST CHURCH – WOMEN’S WEEKEND
St. James Baptist Church will celebrate their annual Women's Weekend, October 9th – 11th. Enjoy bowling, a musical extravaganza featuring local female singing groups, guest speakers and more. St. James Baptist Church is located at 536 West Florida Street in Greensboro. For more information, call the office at 336-273-0822.
WOMEN OF FAITH MINISTRY WOMEN’S CONFERENCE
The Women of Faith Ministry will host a Women’s conference, October 16th thru 18th at 1709 East Wendover Avenue in Greensboro. Special guest include Pastor Linda Grady, Prophetess Angela Keitt and First Lady Barbara Prysock. Host pastor is Bishop Marian D. Hickman. Vendors are welcomed. For more info call 336-273-0061.
FALL GATHERING – LITTLE BETHLEHEM
All roads lead to 110 Piney Fork Church in Eden, for the 2015 Fall Gathering at Little Bethlehem Christian Church, October 19th thru 21st at 7:00pm nightly. Enjoy various guest speakers each night including: Dr. John Tinsley, Elder Lannie Robertson and Pastor Vince Hairston. Host Pastor is Dr. Byron L. Battle, Sr. All events are free and open to the public.
TRIAD HEALTH PROJECT OUTREACH EVENT
Triad Health Project, Guilford County’s HIV/AIDS service and support organization will be hosting a community HIV/STD testing and outreach event on Saturday, October 3 at Washington Terrace Park in High Point, NC. The time of the event will be from 12 PM – 4 PM. We will have access to a shelter outdoors and the entire community center indoors.
WASHINGTON STREET BUSINESS ASSOCIATION - 6TH ANNUAL UNITY FESTIVAL
The Washington Street Business Association presents the 6th Annual Unity Festival, Saturday, October 10th from Noon until 6:00pm at 613 Washington Street in High Point. Enjoy a Kids zone, Food, games and live music by Prodigy and Tom Browne. Host by WNAA Radio Personality “Wild Irish Rose”. Admission is free and everyone is encouraged to come out and support The Washington Street Community.
EVANGEL FELLOWSHIP – ALL BLACK PARTY
Evangel Fellowship will be hosting an all-black party on Friday, October 16th in downtown Greensboro. Doors will open at 7:30pm. Enjoy a Live band, comedy show, great food and more...there's something for all to enjoy! Admission is $35. For more information visit their website www.evangelword.org
JAMES B. DUDLEY HIGH SCHOOL 3RD ANNUAL CANCER WALK
James B. Dudley High School will host their 3rd annual Pink Panther Prowl Breast Cancer Walk, Saturday, October 17th from 10am until Noon at The John Tarpley Stadium Track field located on Dudley High School campus. The walk is free and donations are welcomed. Everyone is encouraged to participate.
CELEBRITY BASKETBALL SHOW – GROOVE PHI GROOVE
The Greensboro Graduate Chapter of G-Phi-G, Thinkmarian.com and The Michael Douglas Youth Foundation presents, “The Harlem Legends” versus The Greensboro All Stars, Celebrity Basketball show, Saturday, November 7th at 5:00pm at Southeast Guilford High School. Featuring Michael Douglas, Tyrone “Hollywood” Brown, Elbert Tree Gordon and Larry Shorty Coleman. Admission is $10 in advance and $15 at the door. For more information, call 336-912-4030.
"SUNDAY'S BEST-DANCE EDITION" COMPETITION
Praise dancers and mime teams from Charlotte and the surroundings areas are encouraged to showcase their talent in the 2016 Sunday’s Best Dance Competition, hosted by Unique Performing Arts Christian Company in Charlotte. The competition will be held Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 3:00pm at New Shiloh Baptist Church in Charlotte. To register your team or for more information call 704.300.0899 or visit their website www.upacconline.org/
THE BENAJA CHRISTIAN ACADEMY – ENROLLING NOW!!!
The Benaja Christian Academy, a private Christian school, is now enrolling students for grades Kindergarten - 3rd grade. What makes The Benaja Christian Academy the right choice for your child?
1. Low teacher student ratio
2. Integrated faith and learning
3. Low tuition rates at $200 per month
Please enroll your child today!
The school is located at 600 McWalker Road in Reidsville, NC
For more information, please contact Dr. Zandra Pinnix at 336-342-1166
FRESH BUCKS AT MARKET SQUARE FARMER’S MARKET
The Market Square Farmer’s Market in Reidsville gladly accepts SNAP/EBT and in 2015, your SNAP/EBT dollars will go even further at the farmers market with Fresh Bucks! Fresh Bucks tokens are extra market dollars for SNAP/EBT recipients to spend on fresh fruits and vegetables at the market. For every $10 or more SNAP/EBT benefits exchanged for market tokens, the customer receives $10 in Fresh Bucks tokens. For example: $15 in SNAP + $10 in Fresh Bucks = $25 to spend at the market! If a customer spends less than $10 of their SNAP/EBT benefits, then they receive the equivalent of their purchase in Fresh Bucks. For more information visit www.ci.reidsville.nc.us
7TH JOHN W. COLTRANE MUSIC EDU-TAINMENT FESTIVAL
The 7th Annual John W. Coltrane Music “Edu-tainment” Festival, Saturday, October 3rd at 1935 Ghio Osborne Road in Hamlet, North Carolina from 12pm until 7pm. Celebrating Roots & Talents of NC Sandhills & SC PeeDee Regions. Seeking Premium musicians, singers, authors, poets, artists and dancers, also seeking sponsors, vendors, exhibitors, donations, supplies, volunteers and talent. For more information, call 347-286-8742 or visit their website www.jcmef.com
APPLIED ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT NC A&T
Are you a high school senior interested in engineering and hands-on learning? Then the Applied Engineering Technology Department at NC A&T State University is your best choice! This undergraduate degree program provides you with engineering foundation, technological hands-on skills and industrial management basics. After your graduation with this degree, many large companies will welcome you to join their working teams with very attractive compensation. If interested, please call the Office of Student Success at 336-334-7359.
NC A&T CAMPUS RECREATION CENTER
Attention all Students, Faculty and Staff at North Carolina A&T State University Get into shape at The Campus Recreation Center located on the corner of Benbow and Bluford roads. Validated students' memberships is included in your tuition and Faculty and Staff memberships are just $120.00 Annually or $10.00 a month with payroll deduction. Please contact the Campus Recreation Center staff at 285-4230 for more information. We are helping Aggies create a healthy lifestyle! Aggie Pride!!!
ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP
The Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Support Group meets the third Monday of each month, 6-7:15 pm. Caregivers are invited to attend for support, to learn and share information about caring for their loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease. Open sharing is encouraged and confidentiality is stressed. The next meeting will be Monday March 16 at 2105 Yanceyville Street, Greensboro. Scott Herrick of the Alzheimer’s Association Western Carolina Chapter will speak on “Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behaviors: Driving, Finances and Doctor’s Visits.”
MASTER BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AT NC A&T STATE UNIVERSITY
Cultivate and let your business mind flow while receiving your “MBA” Master of Business Administration at North Carolina A&T State University. With flexible online and on campus classes, personalized classrooms, and accessible instructors success is right around the corner. Learn with efficiency and purpose to manage people and processes, handle business problems with solution- orientation, read and interpret news and reports, communicate business ideas, and gain an understanding of business strategies. NC A&T will set you on the right path to a bright future in the business world. Worried that receiving your MBA isn’t in your budget? No problem! NC A&T offers affordable AACSB accredited programs ranging from Accounting to Human Resource Management, and Supply Chain Systems. The only thing standing between you and your MBA is you! For more information about the MBA program at North Carolina A&T, visit our website at www.ncat.edu/mba or speak directly with the MBA Director by calling 336-285-3291.
Because that’s what AGGIES DO!
MENTAL HEALTH CLINIC AT NC A&T STATE UNIVERSITY
Has anyone in your family been bothered by emotional, behavioral or substance abuse problems. If so, we are here in the community to help. The Center for Behavioral Health and Wellness is a mental health clinic that provides services for individuals across the lifespan, including children, adolescents, and adults, as well as their families. Our skilled clinicians are able to assess and treat a variety of conditions. Our specialty area is trauma recovery using an approach that recognizes that everyone has strengths, regardless of what they may be struggling with. Our services are based on principles of empowerment, trust, safety, choice and collaboration. A variety of payment options are available for your convenience. We are located on the edge of A&T State University’s campus at 913 Bluford St. Free parking is available. To schedule an appointment call our office today at (336) 285-2605.
SPARROW’S NEST INC. COMMUNITY RESOURCE WEBSITE
The Sparrow’s Nest Inc. , a youth leadership organization, in conjunction with the City of Greensboro, are developing a community resource website, called Hiphub.org which will feature Greensboro nonprofit organizations which offer programs for children, teens and families.
This directory is being offered for free to any nonprofit or faith based organization desiring to inform the public of the services they provide. This could include afterschool and weekend programs, dance programs, charter schools, etc. Each nonprofit would receive a 200x200 banner ad with their logo, a brief mission statement and a link to their webpage.
For profit businesses can support this initiative and advertise their services for a small fee for the entire year. For more information call 336-549-0146.