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Winston-Salem Schools

Arts Based Elementary School

Parents in Winston-Salem have a range of educational options for their children, including public schools, private schools, charter schools and even home schooling, which is legal in North Carolina. But with so many choices, it can be tough to decide which is best for a child’s individual needs. The decision isn’t always as simple as …

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Mother’s Day Gifts as Unique as Mom

Merlot & VanGogh Painting Class

As a mom, I can attest that yes, we love flowers, chocolates and handprint art by the little ones. But if you are looking for something unique and creative for Mom this Mother’s Day, Winston-Salem, NC, is full of unique options. It’s all about togetherness this Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 11, 2014). The Family that Paints …

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Go on a Forsyth Photo Adventure

Forsyth County Map

Ready, set, grab your camera and head to one of 13 participating Forsyth County locations (listed below ) to have fun! Photograph yourself and/or significant others having FUN at these local attractions and post the photos to the attraction’s respective Facebook page (linked in list below) now through May 13, 2012 for a chance to …

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My Winston-Salem Weekend Roundup for May 4, 2012

Introducing MyWinston-Salem.com's Weekend Roundup


India FestivalThis is the first of what will be a weekly newsletter that will provide some of the best of the best things to do in Winston-Salem in the coming weekend. Look for the newsletter in your e-mailbox every Thursday, share with friends and get busy planning a wonderful weekend. Go ahead, have some fun!


Weekend Roundup – May 4-6, 2012

Here is our roundup of some of the great events happening round Winston-Salem, NC this weekend, May 4-6, 2012…

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Spring House Restaurant Sells Out Opening Weekend

Spring House Restaurant

New Farm-to-Table Dining Downtown The long-awaited Spring House Restaurant opened Thursday, April 12, 2012 to a sold out opening weekend, just in time for the RiverRun International Film Festival. Previously the estate home of wealthy industrialist, Agnew Hunter Bahnson in the 1920’s, on what was then known as “Millionaire’s Row”, this historic restaurant is located …

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Transformation Nation: Triad Weight Loss Program

Transformation Nation Triad Logo

Transformation Nation is a nationwide 16-week weight loss program sparked by the Dr. Oz Show that began on January 28, 2012. The local program, dubbed “Transformation Nation Triad,”  (TNT), was part of a national collaboration between the Dr. Oz show and Weight Watchers, along with local partners including 19 Triad area YMCA’s, Novant Health and WXII News 12. …

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My Winston-Salem Weekend Roundup for May 25-27, 2012

Top Festival Pick: North Carolina Annual Wine Festival

  • Saturday, May 26th, 2012, 12 – 6:30 pm
  • Tanglewood Park
  • Tickets available at www.NCWineFestival.com and Harris Teeter. $20 in advance; $30 day of. Free parking. Kids 12 and under admitted free.
  • Over 30 North Carolina wineries and exhibitors represented. Featuring live music by The Band of Oz, Part Time Party Time Band and The Plaids.


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My Winston-Salem Weekend Roundup for May 31-June 3, 2012

Celebrate a weekend of North Carolina Wine with Salute and Wine Dinners Galore!

An Evening of Southern Food with Chef John Currence m

  • Friday, June 1, 2012, 5 – 7:30 pm

  • Breakfast of Course – 723 N. Trade St., Winston-Salem

  • $50 per person

  • In conjunction with the Salute! Wine Festival, guests will enjoy an evening of Southern foods and wine tastings from NC wineries with Top Chef contestant & James Beard Award-winner John Currence along with Mary Haglund of Breakfast of Course and the chef from District Bar & Grille.

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