• Dr. Ortud Crist, an opponent of Common Core, is the featured speaker at the conservative lunch at the Golden Corral at Hanes Mall in Winston-Salem at noon.
• The City Project meets at the High Point Chamber of Commerce, located at 1634 N. Main St., at 1:30 p.m. Cynthia Davis and Jason Ewing are the two city council members assigned as liaisons to City Project. Should be interesting.
• The Forsyth County Historic Resources Commission holds a special meeting at the Reynolds building, located at 51 E. Fourth St., to prepare for the public hearing to consider the property as a local historic landmark at 3 p.m. Here’s the agenda.
• High Point City Council meets in council chambers on the third floor of the Municipal Building, located at 211 S. Hamilton St., at 5:30 p.m. Council will consider renaming Kivett Drive as Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and renaming College Drive as University Drive.
The High Point Chamber of Commerce, High Point Convention & Visitors Bureau, High Point University, High Point Partners, February 11 Association, the City Project, the Ministers Conference of High Point & Vicinity and the High Point NAACP have all passed resolutions in favor of the Kivett Drive renaming. The chamber has also passed a resolution in support of the College Drive renaming, which is less controversial.
The public comment period begins at 6 p.m.
• Geeksboro Coffeehouse Cinema, located at 2134 Lawndale Drive in Greensboro, has magic games and sewing beginning at 6:30 p.m., and a screening of the TV show “Gotham” at 8 p.m. Free admission with a drink purchase for all events.