Movie screening approaching
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Out at the Movies Winston-Salem will screen “4th Man Out” on March 12, 7 p.m., at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts ACE Theatre Complex, 1533 S. Main St.
The film is a portrait of a small town “bromance” as a car mechanic comes out to his unsuspecting friends. It is a story of acceptance and finding one’s way in life.
Tickets are $7/general and $6/seniors and are available in the lobby beginning at 6:15 p.m. Cash, checks and credit/debit cards are accepted for payment.
Church founder honored
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Metropolitan Community Church of Winston-Salem will honor the life and memory of Bob Horton on March 13, 3 p.m., at 4105 Patsy Dr., with a Celebration of Life.
Horton’s vision, faith and dedication to the church helped in its formative years .
The service will include both word and song. A reception in the fellowship hall follows.
Foundation seeks board members
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Adam Foundation is currently seeking interested parties who are interested in volunteering their time serving on the board.
Board meetings are held once a month. Additionally, board members assemble the grants and Adam Festival committees and more.
Pride fest date announced
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Pride Winston-Salem has set the date for its festival, parade and food truck rodeo on Oct. 15.
The event is the single largest LGBT one in the Triad, reaching over 15,000 individuals.
The official kickoff 2nd Annual Turnabout Drag Show Fundraiser will take place on March 19, 10 p.m., at Club Snap, 1001 Burke St.
Board members will take to the stage to entertain the audience.
Organizers are currently seeking drag show and festival, et. al., sponsorships, volunteers and vendors.
Sponsors benefit local small businesses, as well as large ones. Information is available online. Of course, no event is ever successful without the efforts of its volunteers. And, vendors help to bring a sense of community to the festival.
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