Daily Beat: Nov. 11, 2014


Mike BrownToday:

• The High Point Comprehensive Planning Committee, chaired by Councilwoman Becky Smothers, meets in the City Manager’s Conference Room in the Municipal Building, located at 211 S. Hamilton St., at 4 p.m. The committee will discuss burying overhead electrical lines near the library and potentially acquiring property adjacent to Oakwood Cemetery.

• Kathleen Hutton, the curator of Love & Loss, gives a talk on the exhibit at Reynolda House Museum of American Art in Winston-Salem from noon to 1 p.m. Register here.

• The community development/housing/general government committee of Winston-Salem City Council as a short agenda. Aside from approving minutes, the other two items both involve legislative advocacy.


• Students from Bennett College, UNCG, NC A&T and Guilford College, along with Greensboro 4 Justice and the Stop Mass Incarceration Network hold a rally in anticipation of the grand jury findings in the case of Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Mo. police officer who shot and killed Mike Brown. The gathering takes place at 6 p.m. at Governmental Plaza in Greensboro.

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

• Tom Guthrie, associate professor of anthropology at Guilford College, discusses his book, Recognizing Heritage: The Politics of Multiculturalism in New Mexico, at Scuppernong Books in Greensboro at 6:30 p.m.

• The Guilford County Parks and Recreation Commission meets in the 4th Floor Conference Room at the Old Courthouse, located at 301 W. Market St. in Greensboro, at 6:30 p.m.

• Pianist Ang Li performs compositions by Chopin and a selection of Chinese folk music at High Point Theatre at 7:30 p.m.

Universoul Circus begins its six-day run in the parking lot of the Greensboro Coliseum at 7:30 p.m.