October 23rd & 24th: Elder Abuse Awareness Expert, Paul Greenwood
On October 23rd & 24th, UNCG’s Gerontology Program, Elon University School of Law, The Triad Retirement Living Association (TRLA), and other concerned industry professionals are coming together to bring Paul Greenwood, an internationally recognized expert in elder abuse and neglect to the Triad. Paul Greenwood, a San Diego County (CA) Deputy District Attorney, heads that office’s Elder Abuse Prosecution Unit and is in charge of prosecuting elder abuse and neglect cases. Paul Greenwood will speak at Smith Senior Center to seniors in our community on October 23, 2014, 10am at Smith Senior Center, and at UNCG’s EUC Auditorium to industry professionals on October 24, 2014 at 9am. Registration information and more details on the events may be found at www.trla.info/paulgreenwood.
October 25th: Fall Fundraising Rabies Clinic
Humane Solution is sponsoring a Rabies Clinic on Saturday, October 25th, from 10:30a - 2p at Ziggy's Tavern, on the corner of Trade and 9th in downtown Winston Salem. Rabies shots are only $8. They will also offer micro-chipping for $25, nail trims for $8, and spay/neuter vouchers. For more information, contact Humane Solution at 336-723-3647 or click here www.humanesolution.org
November 1st: Gateway YWCA Zombie Race!
Who doesn't want to dress up in costume and run through hoards of zombies along a 1 mile or 5K route? Then follow it up with good food, drinks, a zumbathon, and all around fun for the whole family!?
Join us Saturday, November 1st for a spooktacular time with friends and family. Proceeds from the event will allow Gateway YWCA to continue vital services and programs promoting and addressing health/wellness issues and the importance of fitness for youth, seniors, and families in our community. Come out and show your support for your local community, and enjoy great food, laughs, and (a few) scares! Events include a 5K race, 1 mile fun run, costume contest, Zumbathon, and a block party! Find out more and register at www.gatewayzombierace.com
November 8th: Baby Belly Bazaar
Triad Birth Doula is proud to present a free celebration for expectant moms. Enjoy 44 regional vendors and artists as they educate and entertain with information about safe pregnancy, birth, and infant care. The 2014 Baby Belly Bazaar will be held on Saturday, November 8th, from 11a - 3p at the Greensboro Cultural Arts Center at 200 N. Davie Street. For more information call 336-312-4678 or visit TriadBirthDoula.com
November 8th: 25th Annual Adam Festival
The Adam Foundation celebrates the 25th annual Adam Festival on Saturday, November 8th, at the Wake Forest Biotech Place, 575 Patterson Avenue, in Winston Salem. Enjoy an inspiring night of community, music, dancing, and more as the Adam Foundation celebrates 25 years of service to the LGBT community. For information, visit www.adamfoundation.org
November 15: Carolina Christmas Bazaar
CAROLINA CHRISTMAS BAZAAR will be held at Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, 1225 Chestnut Drive, High Point, N.C. 27262 on November 15, 2014 from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. FREE parking and admission. There will be 75 vendors, bake sale, general store and silent auction. This will be the 32nd year for the bazaar. Breakfast muffins, juice and coffee and lunch items will be available in the "cafe".
Please visit our website for a list of vendors and flyer.
WEBSITE: www.wesleymemorial.org/Carolina Christmas Bazaar