When you’re looking for something fun to do each week, check our curated guide to what’s going on in Wilkes County and the area from Jan. 21-Jan. 25.
Tuesday, Jan. 21
Zumba from 6:45-7:45 p.m. at the Benton Hall Community Arts Center in North Wilkesboro; $4 per class or four classes for $12; ages 16 and older.
Open Mic Night from 7-9 p.m. at the Reeves Theater & Café in Elkin; free; recurs Tuesdays.
Wednesday, Jan. 22
Basket Weaving (Linda Eller) from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at Wilkes Art Gallery in North Wilkesboro; $65 (supplies extra) for six-week class that recurs Wednesdays until Feb. 19.
Thursday, Jan. 23
Baby Time from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Wilkes Public Library in North Wilkesboro; stories, songs and finger plays recur Thursdays.
Old-Time Jam from 5:30-8 p.m. at Reeves Theater; free; White Elephant tap takeover; recurs fourth Thursdays.
Friday, Jan. 24
William Massey plays from 7-9:30 p.m. at Anchor Coffee in North Wilkesboro.
Sycamore Bones (Andrew Massey, Abigail Taylor) perform from 7-10 p.m. at the grand opening of Brushy Mountain Brews in Taylorsville.
Saturday, Jan. 25
Weaving Demonstration (Carol Patton) from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Blue Ridge Artisan Center in Wilkesboro; free.
Couples Painting (Connie Ledford) from noon-2 p.m. at Key City Antique Mall & Shops in North Wilkesboro; $50 for two 12x24 canvases; pre-pay at 336-990-0711.
Open Mic for poetry, spoken word and storytelling from 1-2:30 p.m. at the Wilkes Public Library; free.
Furniture Painting Basics (Hope Jordan) from 2-4 p.m. at Key City Antiques; $40 includes materials except small piece of furniture; call 336-990-0711.
Restorative Yoga from 2-4 p.m. at Wilkes Art Gallery; $20; bring own mat.
Game Night from 5-9 p.m. at Dom Bakeries in North Wilkesboro; includes Catan, Pandemic, Magic the Gathering, D&D and more; hosted by Wilkes Gaming Club.
LULL, a short filmed locally by Jared C. Shumate, will be screened along with four other N.C. shorts from 6-6:45 p.m. at the Liberty Theatre in North Wilkesboro; free with donations accepted for Wilkes Playmakers.
Southern Thunder plays from 7-11 p.m. at Copperhead Road in Ronda.