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Monthly Planner January 2019

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friday, jan. 4

Complimentary Wine Tasting

5 to 7 p.m.

Grapenuts Wine

3711-B Peppermill Drive

Join Grapenuts Wine for a casual complimentary wine tasting.

friday, jan. 4

First Friday Open House

5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Art Ventures and Barnes Corner Gallery

200 Tarboro St. W.

Visit with Raleigh muralist and painter Dan Nelson and Wilmington ceramic artist Marty Allran. The event includes light refreshments.

sunday, jan. 6

Community Potluck

5 to 7:30 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

Take a covered dish to share with your local brewery and friends at a community potluck supper.

tuesday, jan. 8, and Wednesday, Jan. 9

Auditions

6:30 to 9 p.m.

The Boykin Center

Nash Street

Playhouse of Wilson is holding auditions for the “The Best Little Whore House in Texas.”

wednesday, jan. 9

Stained Glass Class

7 to 9:30 a.m.

Art Happens on Tarboro

106 Tarboro St. W.

Learn the basic techniques for making a stained glass panel using the copper foil method. Class runs for seven weeks, and the cost is $150 for the class; supply fee is $100 to $200. For more information call 252-650-2530 or visit the store.

friday, jan. 11

Metal Filigree with Polymer Inlay

1 to 3 p.m.

Art Happens on Tarboro

106 Tarboro St. W.

Learn a technique that combines the delicate structure of filigree with the inlay effect of polymer clay. The class fee is $30, and supply fee is $20; a multi-class series is available. For more information, call Myra Nicholas at 252-650-2530 or visit the store.

friday, jan. 11

Tiered Tasting

5 to 7 p.m.

Grapenuts Wine

3711-B Peppermill Drive

Join Steve Eudy of Empire Distributors for a tiered wine tasting. Complimentary portion and a reserve portion optional for $10 per person.

Tuesday, Jan. 15

Winter Film Screening

6 to 8 p.m.

Wilson County Public Library

249 Nash St.

The Wilson community is invited to view a film that will show how hunger poses serious economic, social and cultural consequences for our country. RSVP to Brittany Allen by Jan. 9 at ballen@wilsonnc.org or by calling 252-399-2216.

friday, jan. 18

Complimentary Wine Tasting

5 to 7 p.m.

Grapenuts Wine

3711-B Peppermill Drive

Join host Chris Gantt of Freedom Beverage for a complimentary wine tasting.

saturday, jan. 19

Mixed Media Earring Basics

2 to 4 p.m.

Art Happens on Tarboro

106 Tarboro St. W.

Learn to create mixed media earrings. Charms, beads, wire and chain dangles. Class fee is $30 and $20 for supplies. For more information, call Myra Nicholas at 252-650-2530 or visit the store.

wednesday, jan. 23

Themed Charm Bracelet

2 to 4 p.m.

Art Happens on Tarboro

106 Tarboro St. W.

Students will pick from a variety of themes to create their own charm bracelet. Memory wire fits any size wrist. Class fee is $30, and materials fee is $20. For more information, call Myra Nicholas at 252-650-2530 or visit the store.

friday, jan. 25

Complimentary Wine Tasting

5 to 7 p.m.

Grapenuts Wine

3711-B Peppermill Drive

Join host Brian Flye of Tryon Distributing for a complimentary wine tasting.

saturday, jan. 26

Polymer Clay

2 to 4 p.m.

Art Happens on Tarboro

106 Tarboro St. W.

Learn the basics of working with polymer clay, color mixing and using tinting media. Fee is $35 plus $15 for materials; a multi-class series is also available. For more information, call Myra Nicholas at 252-650-2530 or visit the store.

sunday, jan. 27

Hymns and Hops and a Potluck

5 to 7:30 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

Enjoy music with hymns and hops followed by a potluck supper. Don’t forget to take a dish to share with your friends at your local brewery.

Every Sunday

Dungeons and Dragons RPG

1:30 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics Fun and Games

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

New players and all ages always welcome (those 13 and under require a parent or guardian to remain with them). For more information, call 252-281-5586.

every tuesday

Music Bingo

7 p.m.

Brewmasters

2117 Forest Hill Road

Join Brewmasters for five rounds of music bingo, a musical spin on bingo where players listen to songs and try to get bingo on their song name bingo card. Music bingo is free to play, and there are prizes to win.

every tuesday

Trivia

7 to 9 p.m.

Da Bayou

124 Barnes St.

Test your knowledge on a variety of topics on trivia.

Every wednesday

Open Mic

7:30 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

The popular event, featuring local professional and amateur performers, is moving moving to Wednesdays this year

every wednesday

Pilates/Yoga Fusion

1 to 1:45 p.m.

Dance Studio B

200 Nash St. E.

Gain strength, balance and flexibility with Stacy Matthews’ 45 minutes Pilates/Yoga Fusion class. The cost is $6 per session.

every wednesday

Family Game Night

6 to 8 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics Fun and Games

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Family game night in the game loft. Take a family favorite or learn a new game. Choose from the library of demo games: cooperative, competitive or a combination of both.

EVERY Wednesday

Open Mic

7:30 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

Local professional and amateur performers have the opportunity to show off their talents.

EVERY WEDNESDAY

Wilson Beer Runners Club

5 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

The Beer Runners Club runs every Wednesday in a route through historic downtown and returns to the brewery for cold craft beverages. New runners are welcome.

EVERY WEDNESDAY

Dart Night

6 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

Darters and those who want to learn are welcome.

EVERY WEDNESDAY

Wine not Whine

Brewmasters

Forest Hills Road

Every Wednesday is Wine not Whine at Brewmasters with $2 glasses of house red and white wine.

EVERY THURSDAY

Pints and Pizzas

Brewmasters

Forest Hills Road

Every Thursday is $4 pints and pizzas where Brewmasters serves up $4 pints of beer and $4 flatbread pizzas.

every thursday

HeroClix Tournament

6 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics and Fun

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

A $3 entry fee and all players leave with at least one new Clix to add to their team. New players and all ages are always welcome (those 13 and under require a parent of guardian to remain with them).

EVERY THURSDAY

Trivia

8 p.m.

217 Brew Works

217 South St.

Play six rounds of trivia at 217 Brew Works with awards for first, second and third place.

every friday

Magic Free For All

6 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics Fun and Games

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Learn how to play Magic the Gathering Collectible card game at no cost. All players new to DreamDaze will receive a free deck of Magic cards so they can start playing right away.

every saturday

Yu-Gi-Oh! Official Store Tournament

6 p.m.

DreamDaze Comics Fun and Games

2801-1B Ward Blvd.

Battle it out for top player each week and bounty player of the month. A $5 entry fee includes 1 Yu-Gi-Oh! booster pack of cards. New players and all ages always welcome (those 13 and under require a parent or guardian to remain with them). Call 252-281-5586.

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