Daily Beat: May 13, 2014



Third graders at Old Town Elementary in Winston-Salem learn why helmets are important for bike safety at 9 a.m.

Bandito Burrito, Wright Up Ur Alley and Stamey’s BBQ converge on Center City Park in downtown Greensboro for a food-truck showdown from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Greensboro City Council members and staff host a city budget-planning meeting for District 3 residents at the Greensboro Science Center, located at 4301 Lawndale Road, at 5:30 p.m.

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School Board meets in the auditorium of the Education Building, located at 48010 Bethania Station Road in Winston-Salem, at 5:30 p.m. The meeting begins with a closed session and then will go into open session at 6:30 p.m.

Green Street United Methodist Church, located at 639 Green St. in Winston-Salem, screens American Teacher, which follows “four young teachers as they recognize the importance of what they do, and how much they love what they do, but ask: Can I afford to continue to teach?” The film screens from 7 to 9 p.m.

The Guilford County School Board meets in the Board Room of Administrative Offices, located at 712 N. Eugene St. in Greensboro, at 6 p.m.

Sarah Word leads strength and conditioning exercises at Center City Park in downtown Greensboro from 6 to 7 p.m.

Keith Miller premieres Ego Sum, an original composition based on the Book of Revelation written for mezzo-soprano, flute, violin, cello, bassoon, double bass and electronics, at Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, located at 501 S. Mendenhall St. in Greensboro, at 7 p.m.

As always, Matty Sheets rocks the open mic with friends at New York Pizza, located at 337 Tate St. in Greensboro, at 10 p.m. Sign up at 9:30.