WNAA COMMUNITY CALENDAR

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WELLS MEMORIAL C.O.G.I.C.

The 2016 New Year’s celebration continues at Wells Memorial Church of God in Christ, Sunday, February 7th thru Tuesday, February 9th at 7:00pm nightly. Special guest is International Gospel Recording artist & COGIC Supervisor of Brazil, Evangelist Pat Lewis. This event is free and open to the public. Wells Memorial COGIC is located at 1001 East Washington Street in Greensboro, where Dr. Herman G. Platt is the pastor.

CHEATING AND PLAGIARISM FORUM

The A&T community is invited to a forum titled, “Cheating and Plagiarism in the Internet Age”, Tuesday, February 9th at 4:00pm in Room 218-A in the General Classroom Building Auditorium on A&T’s campus. Students, faculty and staff presentations will discuss the various forms of cheating, reasons people attempt to cheat and A&T’s policy on academic dishonesty. For more information call 336-334-7806.

NC A&T LYCEUM SERIES PRESENTS AILEY 2: THE NEXT GENERATION OF DANCE

The North Carolina A&T Lyceum(LIE-SEE-UM) Series presents “Ailey 2: The Next Generation of Dance”, March 1st and 2nd at 7:30pm nightly in the Richard B. Harrison Auditorium on A&T’s campus. The Ailey spirit shines as artists perform a diverse repertory including Alvin Ailey’s timeless classics and new works. Tickets cost $15 for the general public and $5 for A&T faculty and staff. For tickets contact A&T Box office at 336-334-7749.

 

 

 AGGIES GO RED FOR FEBRUARY 5TH

The North Carolina A&T Student Health Center will host its annual “Go Red for Women’s Heart Health Day”, Friday, February 5th from 10am until 1pm in the Student Health Center on A&T’s campus. The event will include a heart health fair, a food demonstration by Chancellor Harold L. Martin Sr., giveaways and more! This event is free and open to the public.

REAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP TRAINING PROGRAM

The East Market Street Development Corporation, in partnership with the School of Business & Economics at North Carolina A&T State University will offer a 10 session “REAL Entrepreneurship Training Program.” The evening program will guide participants through the development of viable business plans, one-on-one mentoring and more! The cost is $75 if you register by February 29th and $100 if you register between March 1st thru 7th. Space is limited to 20 participants on a “first come-first served” basis and registration deadline is March 7th. Sessions will begin on Monday, March 14th at 6:00pm. For more information or to register, call 336-275-1101

 

3RD ANNUAL BLACK HISTORY MONTH GOSPEL FESTIVAL HONORING THE TRIAD/TRIANGLE ORIGINAL MONTFORD POINT MARINES

Crystal Brown’s 3rd Annual Black History Month Gospel Festival honoring the Triad/Triangle Original Montford Point Marines (1st African American to enter the United States Marine Corps from 1942-1949)February 6th at 3pm at the Mebane Arts Center, 622 Corregidor Street in Mebane, NC. Guest Choirs: Pastor Mark Webb & Family, Burton Chapel Male Chorus, The Cates Family, John Thorpe & Truth, New Creation, The Spiritual MG’s of Graham, NC, 2015 Mr. Black NC Courtney Turner, 2015 Carolinas Best Quartet Winners Ladies of De’Voted and Tyna Frazier of Raleigh, NC. Admission: $10 in advance/$15 at the door. Vendor Space Available call (336) 684-5524/(336) 512-3606. For Tickets visit our website at www.mpmanctriadtriangle.com

 

BACK TO BASIC LIFE SKILLS FOR YOUTH – “LET’S MAKE MONEY”

The Guilford County Cooperative Extension 4-H Youth Development presents “Let’s Make Money” a 7 week Finance Series 101”, April 6th thru May 18th from 4pm to 6pm. This workshop is designed for youth 9 thru 13 years old to learn the basics of money including personal finance, and how to earn, save, share and spend money. The workshop cost only $20 and you must RSVP by March 16th. For more information, contact Pamela Marshall at 336-641-2400.

BACK TO BASIC LIFE SKILLS FOR YOUTH – “HANDMADE”

The Guilford County Cooperative Extension 4-H Youth Development presents “Handmade” a 7 week Sewing & Textiles 101 workshop, September 21st thru November 2nd from 4pm to 6pm. Youth 9 thru 13 years old will discover textiles, sewing tools and equipment, and machine/hand construction techniques while constructing a simple clothing item. The workshop cost only $20 and you must RSVP by August 31st. For more information, contact Pamela Marshall at 336-641-2400.

 

 

DREAM BIZ SERIES: HOW TO START AN MLM BUSINESS?

Dream Biz is a monthly #Business Exploration Series designed to provide practical experience,  advice, tools, and tips that will increase your rate of success. Each month will have a totally different business with new speakers. Attend the DREAM BIZ Workshop and find out how you can CREATE YOUR BUSINESS today. Discover the good and bad of Multi-Level Marketing as our experts give you their tips and tell you the “Real Deal” about the industry. Meet Panelists Anthony Knotts, Melissa Watts, and Mike Gonneville. Facilitated by Chisa D. Pennix-Brown, MBA of Lady Bizness.

Sponsored by GTCC Small Business Center

Monday, February 15, 2016. 6-8 pm

Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship

1451 S. Elm Eugene Street

Greensboro, NC 27406

Http://sbc.gtcc.edu 

Free & Open To the Public

LADIES NIGHT IN: FAREWELL TOUR 2016

Partiez by Leslie Event Planning Company presents “The Ladies Night In: Farewell Tour 2016-Where Empowerment & Fun Meet”, February 27th at The Khalif Event Center in Greensboro. Enjoy speakers Toy Parker, Glynis Bell & Cyntia Rucker, activities, music and more! For more information, call 336-937-0189.

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!!!

 

 

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.