Daily Beat: Feb. 8, 2016



• US Rep. Alma Adams unveils new legislation on access to sexual health services for youth at YWCA of Greensboro, located at 1807 E. Wendover Ave., at 12:30 p.m. Mo Kessler, program director of YWCA Youth Services; Jenny Black, CEO of Planned Parenthood of the South Atlantic; and Mitchell Reese, senior clinic improvement advisor of Sexual Health Initiatives for Teens, will be on hand for the event.

• Ron Pierce, a Republican candidate for state insurance commissioner, speaks to the conservative lunch club at the Golden Corral at Hanes Mall in Winston-Salem at 12:15 p.m.

• The Rich Fork Preserve Committee considers a proposed stewardship plan when it meets at the High Point Museum at 1:30 p.m.

• City Project meets at the High Point Chamber of Commerce, located at 1634 N. Main St. in High Point, at 1:30 p.m.

• The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utility Commission meets in the council chamber at City Hall, located at 101 N. Main St., at 2 p.m.

• The finance committee of Winston-Salem City Council considers a request for financial assistance from the Whitaker Park Development Authority when it meets in Room 239 of City Hall at 4:30 p.m.


• The High Point Parks and Recreation Commission meets in the Parks & Recreation Office, located at 136 Northpoint Ave., at 5:30 p.m.

• Winston-Salem police Chief Barry Rountree gives a presentation on 2015 preliminary crime statistics to members of the public safety committee of Winston-Salem City Council in Room 239 of City Hall at 6 p.m.

• The Forsyth County Commission meets on the fifth floor of the Forsyth County Government Center at 6 p.m. Agenda here.

• The Burns Hill Neighborhood Association meets at Morehead Recreation Center, located at 101 Price St. in High Point, at 6 p.m.

Bandes de filles/Girlhood, French film by Céline Sciamma about female pubescence and adolescence, screens in Room 1215 at Moore Humanities and Research Administration Building, at 6:30 p.m.

• Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools hosts a community meeting on the 2016 school bond referendum at East Forsyth High School, located at 2500 W. Mountain St. in Kernersville, at 7 p.m.

• Melissa Harris-Perry moderates a panel discussion with Naomi Oreskes, Anthony Appiah and Dan Kahan on the topic of truth, lies and politics at Wait Chapel on the campus of Wake Forest University at 7 p.m.

• The Oakview Citizens Council discusses the dog tethering ordinance when it meets at Oakview Recreation Center, located at 503 James Road in High Point, at 7 p.m.