Upcoming Events

September 20, 2014

5 by O. Henry Plays Matinee

5 short stories in one afternoon on the museum stage, with live vintage music – it’d just make Greensboro’s own O. Henry proud. We promise you’ll leave happier than when you came and that you’ll be simply delighted by the talent and surprises in store.

This year’s playbill, created with flair by playwright Joseph Hoesl and artistic director Barbara Britton, features Proof of the Pudding, Elsie in New York, The Guilty Party, The Third Ingredient and The Girl and the Graft.

Tickets are now on sale in the Museum Shop, through the Museum Shop website and by calling 373.2949. $16 General Admission, $15 Seniors and Students and $13 Museum Members, plus sales tax. An official 17Days Arts Greensboro event!

With thanks to Presenting Sponsor WellSpring and Production Sponsor O. Henry Hotel

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Start: September 20, 2014 3:00 pm
End: September 20, 2014 4:30 pm

5 by O. Henry

5 short stories in one evening on the museum stage, with live vintage music – it’d just make Greensboro’s own O. Henry proud. We promise you’ll leave happier than when you came and that you’ll be simply delighted by the talent and all the surprises in store.

This year’s playbill, created with flair by playwright Joseph Hoesl and artistic director Barbara Britton, features Proof of the Pudding, Elsie in New York, The Guilty Party, The Third Ingredient and The Girl and the Graft.

Tickets are now on sale in the Museum Shop, through the Museum Shop website and by calling 373.2949. $16 General Admission, $15 Seniors and Students and $13 Museum Members, plus sales tax. An official 17Days Arts Greensboro event!

With thanks to Presenting Sponsor WellSpring and Production Sponsor O. Henry Hotel

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Start: September 20, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 20, 2014 9:00 pm

September 21, 2014

5 by O. Henry Plays Matinee

5 short stories in one afternoon on the museum stage, with live vintage music – it’d just make Greensboro’s own O. Henry proud. We promise you’ll leave happier than when you came and that you’ll be simply delighted by the talent and surprises in store.

This year’s playbill, created with flair by playwright Joseph Hoesl and artistic director Barbara Britton, features Proof of the Pudding, Elsie in New York, The Guilty Party, The Third Ingredient and The Girl and the Graft.

Tickets are now on sale in the Museum Shop, through the Museum Shop website and by calling 373.2949. $16 General Admission, $15 Seniors and Students and $13 Museum Members, plus sales tax. An official 17Days Arts Greensboro event!

With thanks to Presenting Sponsor WellSpring and Production Sponsor O. Henry Hotel

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Start: September 21, 2014 3:00 pm
End: September 21, 2014 4:30 pm

September 27, 2014

StoryCorps@Greensboro Leaving Home: Show, Tell and Sing

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A sharing and celebration of Greensboro’s StoryCorps project, when dozens of people shared powerful, poignant and even amusing stories of leaving home.

 

Bring an object that you took when you left home, or something you would be sure to save if you had to leave your home. You’ll hear excerpts from Greensboro StoryCorps accounts, and sing along with performers as they share favorite “leaving home” tunes.

 

An official 17Days ArtsGreensboro event!

Start: September 27, 2014 1:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 3:00 pm

October 16, 2014

The Fresh Market Wine Gala

 

The Fresh Market Wine TastingEnjoy crab cakes, shrimp cocktail and other delightful hors d’oeuvres as well as distinctive cheeses and up to a 15% discount on wine purchases at this exclusive wine tasting event at The Fresh Market’s Lawndale store. Purchase Wine Gala Tickets!

Start: October 16, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 16, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: The Fresh Market at Lawndale
Address:
3712 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro, NC, United States
Cost: $25

October 20, 2014

Museum Guild Meeting: Mendenhall Plantation

There is always something new to learn and interesting people to meet at Museum Guild meetings, and at our October gathering, Executive Director Shawn Rogers will give “An Armchair Visit to Mendenhall Plantation.”

 

Social time begins at 10, followed by the program at 10:30. Guests are welcome – please call 336.272.2438 for more information.

Start: October 20, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 20, 2014 11:30 am

November 15, 2014

Holiday Shop Event

Sales, special promotions and tastings in the Museum Shop, during a perfect time for holiday fun and shopping.

Start: November 15, 2014 12:00 pm
End: November 15, 2014 4:00 pm

November 17, 2014

Museum Guild Meeting: Experiences in the US Coast Guard

There is always something new to learn and interesting people to meet at Museum Guild meetings, and at our November gathering, Royce Garrett, USCG, will share “Thirty Years as a Coast Guard Captain.”

 

Social time begins at 10, followed by the program at 10:30. Guests are welcome – please call 336.272.2438 for more information.

Start: November 17, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 17, 2014 11:30 am

December 18, 2014

Museum Guild Luncheon: A North Carolina Christmas Story

There is always something new to learn and interesting people to meet at Museum Guild meetings, and at our December holiday luncheon at the Greensboro Country Club, attorney Fred Hamlet will share “A North Carolina Christmas Story.”

 

Reservations required; please call 336.272.2438 for more information.

Start: December 18, 2014 11:00 am
End: December 18, 2014 12:30 pm
Venue: Greensboro Country Club
Address:
Greensboro, NC, 27408, United States

February 16, 2015

Museum Guild Meeting: Women in Greensboro History

There is always something new to learn and interesting people to meet at Museum Guild meetings, and at our February gathering, Community Historian Linda Evans will present “I Feel Like I’m a Pioneer,”  sharing compelling stories of women in Greensboro history.

 

Social time begins at 10, followed by the program at 10:30. Guests are welcome – please call 336.272.2438 for more information.

Start: February 16, 2015 10:00 am
End: February 16, 2015 11:30 am