Daily Beat: Aug. 25, 2015



• The High Point Public Library hosts a free workshop on how to craft a polished and professional looking resume from 2 to 3 p.m.


• Sharon Hightower kicks off her reelection campaign for the District 1 seat on Greensboro City Council at Chandlar’s Florist & Coffee Shoppe, located at 709 E. Market St., from 6 to 8 p.m.

• The High Point Planning & Zoning Commission meets in council chambers of the Municipal Building at 6 p.m. Agenda here.

• The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School Board meets in the auditorium of the Education Building, located at 4801 Bethania Station Road, at 5 p.m. The board immediately goes into closed session. The open-session portion of the meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Agenda here.

• High Point city council members Jim Davis and Jason Ewing host a town-hall meeting for Wards 5 and 6 at Deep River Recreation Center, located at 1529 Skeet Club Road, at 7 p.m.

Marbin, a progressive-jazz-rock ensemble from Chicago, headlines the Blind Tiger in Greensboro, with support from the Monkey Mind and the Stray Owls. Show starts at 7 p.m.

• Jini Zlatniski and Philip Hunter Gilfus debut two new plays during a staged reading of, respectively, “Cooking with Gas” and “So, the President is Gay…” at Scuppernong Books in Greensboro, at 7 p.m.

• Clarinetist Oskar Espina-Ruiz, violinist Matvey Lapin, violinist Nonoko Okada, violist Simon Ertz and cellist Ryan Graebert perform Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet for clarinet and string quartet and Sueño y Ballet for clarinet and string quartet by Julián Menéndez at Knollwood Baptist Church, located at 330 Knollwood St. in Winston-Salem, at 7:30 p.m.

• Straight outta the rainy Pacific Northwest, Will Sprott brings “heart-softening ballads and witch grooves” to Reanimator Records in Winston-Salem. Greensboro’s Domestic Heathen supports the bill. Show starts at 8 p.m.

• Matty Sheets hosts open mic at New York Pizza at 10 p.m.