Daily Beat: Nov. 17, 2015



• The Downtown Winston-Salem Business Improvement District Advisory Committee meets in the Public Works Conference Room on the third floor of City Hall, located at 101 N. Main St., at 9:30 a.m.

• Triad Goodwill holds job interviews for manager, assistant manager, keyholder, sales associate, hanger/sorter and donation assistant at Charles & Betty Younce Career, located at 3519 N. Elm St., from 10 a.m. to noon.

• Immigration lawyer Ann Marie Dooley speaks to the League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad on the topic of “Immigrant Detention and the Incarceration Crisis” at the Haywood Duke Room of Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, located at 607 N. Greene St. in Greensboro, at 11:45 a.m.

• VF Corp. celebrates Greensboro’s denim and textile heritage with Jeansboro Day at the company downtown headquarters from 1 to 3 p.m.

• Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School Board meets in closed session in Room 223 of the Education Building, located at 4801 Bethania Station Road, at 3 p.m. to discuss a personnel matter.

Small Batch Beer Co. in Winston-Salem is ready to show off what they can do with their new kitchen, and is holding a pop-up burger showcase with Joyce Farms grass-fed beef at 4 p.m.

• The Triad Municipal ABC Board meets at the Triad ABC Administrative Office, located at 3127 Starlight Drive in Winston-Salem, at 4 p.m.

• The Downtown Winston-Salem Partnership hosts a kick-off party with free food and drinks from Hutch & Harris, Foothills and others at the offices of Linville Team Partners, located at 206 W. Fourth St., from 4:30 to 7 p.m.

• Greensboro City Council considers a $150,000 forgivable loan to developer Andy Zimmerman when it meets in the Council Chamber at Melvin Municipal Office Building, located at 300 W. Washington St., at 4:30 p.m.


• Planning staff at the city of Winston-Salem hold a meeting to gather feedback on the Southeast Suburban Area Plan at Sedge Garden Park Recreation Center, located at 401 Robbins Road, from 6 to 8 p.m.

• Councilman Jeff MacIntosh, who represents the Northwest Ward on Winston-Salem City Council, hosts a constituent meeting at the Reynolda Branch Library, located at 2839 Fairlawn Drive, at 6:30 p.m. to discuss economic development and crime.

Leon Russell performs at SECCA in Winston-Salem at 7 p.m.

• Ta-Nehisi Coates, author of Between the World and Me and a national correspondent for The Atlantic, speaks at Wait Chapel on the campus of Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem at 7 p.m. If you don’t have tickets, unfortunately ever seat in the house was reserved as of last Tuesday.