Daily Beat: Jan. 26, 2016


No school again for both Guilford County Schools and Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools. Trash collection in Greensboro, Winston-Salem and High Point is delayed by one day.


Sexual Health Initiatives For Teens North Carolina holds its 2016 State of Adolescent Health forum at Deep River Event Center, located at 606 Millwood School Road in Greensboro, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

• The economic development committee of Greensboro City Council meets in the Plaza Level Conference Room in Melvin Municipal Office Building at 10 a.m.

• The High Point Transportation Advisory Committee meets at Parks & Recreation Administration, located at 136 Northpoint Ave., at 10 a.m.

• The city of Greensboro and the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro host a community meeting to get public input on the direction and priorities of a successful, sustainable and affordable housing initiative at Hemphill Library, located at 2301 W. Vandalia Road, from 3 to 5 p.m.

• Nothing Happened, a film about racial profiling, screens at Broyhill Auditorium in Farrell Hall on the campus of Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem at 4 p.m. The screening is followed by a discussion led by filmmaker Tony Parent.

• The Winston-Salem MWBE Citizen Advisory Committee meets in the public conference room at City Hall, located at 101 N. Main St., at 4 p.m.


• The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School Board discusses the 2016 bond referendum when it meets at Vienna Elementary, located at 1975 Chickasha Drive in Pfafftown, at 5:30 p.m.

• The High Point Planning & Zoning Commission meets in council chambers at the Municipal Building located at 211 S. Hamilton St., at 6 p.m. Agenda here.

• Greensboro city council member Jamal Fox hosts a town hall meeting for District 2 residents at the Little Theater on the campus of Bennett College at 6 p.m.

• The Washington Street Neighborhood Association meets in the Community & Neighborhood Development Center, located at 201 Fourth St. in High Point, at 6 p.m.

• 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.

Gen Silent, a film about the struggles of older LGBT Americans, screens in Room 145 Greene Hall on the campus of Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem from 7:30 to 8 p.m. Professor Kate Mewhinney, who directs the law school’s Elder Law Clinic, leads a discussion afterwards.