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 Nov. 19-Nov. 23.
Tuesday, Nov. 19
Book Club discusses Sharon Creech’s “Walk Two Moons” from 4-5 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library in North Wilkesboro; recurs third Tuesdays.
Chicks with Sticks crochet from 5-6:30 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library; recurs Tuesdays.
Zumba from 7-8 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, Nov. 20
“White Christmas” (1954, NR, 140m.) screens free from 6-8:30 p.m. at Reeves Theater; special holiday dinner at 5 p.m. (reservations preferred).
Thursday, Nov. 21
Genealogy 101 (Bonnie Miley) from 1-3 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library (upper level); registration required—call 336-838-2818, option 2.
Handmade Pottery Painting (Rebecca Holbrook) from 1-3 p.m. at Key City Antiques in North Wilkesboro; $20 pre-pay at 336-990-0711.
Old-Time Jam from 5:30-8 p.m. at Reeves Theater; free; recurs fourth Thursdays.
Make & Take Jewelry Class (Kim Miller) from 6-8 p.m. at Blue Ridge Artisan Center in Wilkesboro; $35 includes all materials; 336-990-9500 to register.
Disney’s Frozen Jr. continues at 7 p.m. at the Wilkes Heritage Museum in Wilkesboro; $12 tickets must be purchased in advance at bluemoonproductions.com; recurs Nov. 22-23 at 7 p.m. and Nov. 24 at 3 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 22
Gene Nichol discusses “Faces of Poverty in North Carolina” from 2:30-4:30 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library.
Light Up Downtown from 6-9 p.m. in downtown North Wilkesboro; shopping, food/craft vendors, live music, dance troupes, hay/train rides, live nativity, Santa Claus.
Trivia Series from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Stardust Cellars & Taproom in Wilkesboro; food truck, prizes; recurs Fridays in November.
“The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” debuts at 7:30 p.m. inside Benton Hall Community Arts Center in North Wilkesboro; continues Nov. 23 and Nov. 29-30 at 7:30 p.m., and Nov. 24 and Dec. 1 at 2 p.m.; tickets $12 adults, $10 students and seniors, $8 ages 12 and under.
Legacy Motown Revue plays from 8-9:30 p.m. at Reeves Theater; tickets $20-$25.
Saturday, Nov. 23
9th Christmas in Clingman from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Clingman Community Center in Ronda; 25 vendors; breakfast and lunch sold.
Open Mic for poetry, spoken word and storytelling from 1-2:30 p.m. at the Wilkes Public Library; free.
EmiSunshine plays from 8-11 p.m. at Reeves Theater; tickets $18.