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February 2020

Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

February 23 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Mindful Mondays

February 24 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Mindful Mondays is a free weekly drop-in meditation program. The 30-minute silent meditation is led by UNCG faculty and staff volunteers. First-time meditators welcome. Mondays, Feb 3-April 27, 2020. (No session Mar 2.) Limited visitor parking is available directly behind the Weatherspoon Art Museum.Mondays: Feb 3, 10, 17, 24; Mar 9, 16, 23, 30; and Apr 6, 13, 20, 27.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-spring-2020-mindful-mondays/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 10am-9pm

February 27 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org. Open Thursdays until 9 p.m.

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Talk: To the Hoop, Emily Stamey

February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for a talk by WAM Curator of Exhibitions Emily Stamey as she discusses the exhibition To the Hoop | Basketball and Contemporary Art.From its storied invention in 1891 by Dr. James Naismith as a recreational activity for “incorrigible” youth, to its multibillion-dollar industry today, basketball has uniquely captured America’s imagination—and stolen North Carolina’s heart.Embedded in its history are many of the topics fueling current social concerns and contemporary art. Divisions between rural and urban cultures can be considered in the distinctions…

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

February 29 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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March 2020

Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

March 1 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Artful Meditiation

March 1 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Yoga instructor and WAM docent Celeste Chaney-Hill leads participants in a guided meditation and gentle movement. No reservation or special clothing required. Sundays: Feb 2, Mar 1, Apr 5, May 3.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-artful-meditation-february-2020/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 10am-9pm

March 5 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org. Open Thursdays until 9 p.m.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

March 7 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

March 8 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Mindful Mondays

March 9 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Mindful Mondays is a free weekly drop-in meditation program. The 30-minute silent meditation is led by UNCG faculty and staff volunteers. First-time meditators welcome. Mondays, Feb 3-April 27, 2020. (No session Mar 2.) Limited visitor parking is available directly behind the Weatherspoon Art Museum.Mondays: Feb 3, 10, 17, 24; Mar 9, 16, 23, 30; and Apr 6, 13, 20, 27.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-spring-2020-mindful-mondays/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Noon @ the ‘Spoon: Public Tour

March 10 @ 12:00 pm - 12:20 pm

Explore a new exhibition at the Weatherspoon Art Museum each month in this quick 20-minute tour. Offered the second Tuesday of the month. https://weatherspoonart.org/event-mar-10-noon-spoon-to-the-hoop/(336) 334-5770Free to the public

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 10am-9pm

March 12 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org. Open Thursdays until 9 p.m.

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Evening Tour

March 12 @ 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Drop-in evening tours will highlight the newest exhibitions and give visitors a general overview of the Weatherspoon. No reservations needed.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-mar-12-apr-9-and-23-evening-tours/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Talk: “Geezerball,” Richie Zweigenhaft

March 12 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

A noontime pickup basketball game started at Guilford College in 1976. Now, 44 years later, it is still going. In this engaging account (published in 2020)—part history, part memoir— Richie Zweigenhaft, Professor of Psychology, explores some of the reasons that this game has lasted into the 21st century, and why it has become so central in the lives of a group of aging adults. A book signing hosted by Scuppernong Books follows.Richie Zweigenhaft, Charles A. Dana Professor of Psychology at Guilford College, received his…

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

March 14 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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What’s the Scoop?: Chasing Stories in Art

March 14 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

One Day Writing Workshops with Julia Ridley SmithSaturdays: Feb 22, and Mar 14*, 2-4:30 pm$20 per session general admission/$15 per session WAM members, classroom teachers, college & university studentsPre-registration is required via Eventbrite HERE.Borrowing the concept of the five Ws from journalism—who, what, when, where, and why—we'll investigate artworks in the Weatherspoon and use our "reporting" to develop new creative writing. Each session will explore a different exhibition, and writers will be given prompts and exercises to generate multiple "leads" for…

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

March 15 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Mindful Mondays

March 16 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Mindful Mondays is a free weekly drop-in meditation program. The 30-minute silent meditation is led by UNCG faculty and staff volunteers. First-time meditators welcome. Mondays, Feb 3-April 27, 2020. (No session Mar 2.) Limited visitor parking is available directly behind the Weatherspoon Art Museum.Mondays: Feb 3, 10, 17, 24; Mar 9, 16, 23, 30; and Apr 6, 13, 20, 27.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-spring-2020-mindful-mondays/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Basketball Lovers’ Guide Gallery Talk

March 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 10am-9pm

March 19 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org. Open Thursdays until 9 p.m.

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Artist Talk: Ann Hamilton

March 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
UNCG School of Music, Greensboro, NC 27412, USA, 5201 NW School Rd United States

Location: Tew Recital Hall, UNCG School of Music.Ann Hamilton is a visual artist known for her site-responsive and large-scale installations, public projects, and performance collaborations. Her ephemeral artworks are based in a career-long interest in felt experience as the basis for recognition and knowledge, as well as in the relationships between written language and tactile experience.Hamilton has received the National Medal of Arts, MacArthur Fellowship, Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship, NEA Visual Arts Fellowship, United States Artists Fellowship, the Heinz Award, and was selected…

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Humanities Network & Consortium (HNAC) Café Monthly Discussion

March 20 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Enjoy free coffee, cookies, and stimulating conversation with UNCG's Humanities Network & Consortium at the museum. Rotating guest speakers and topics each month.Check back with the Weatherspoon website later for details on this month's theme.See hnac.uncg.edu for details..

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

March 21 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

March 22 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays

March 23 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Mindful Mondays is a free weekly drop-in meditation program. The 30-minute silent meditation is led by UNCG faculty and staff volunteers. First-time meditators welcome. Mondays, Feb 3-April 27, 2020. (No session Mar 2.) Limited visitor parking is available directly behind the Weatherspoon Art Museum.Mondays: Feb 3, 10, 17, 24; Mar 9, 16, 23, 30; and Apr 6, 13, 20, 27.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-spring-2020-mindful-mondays/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 10am-5pm

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 10am-9pm

March 26 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org. Open Thursdays until 9 p.m.

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Memes at the Museum

March 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Did you know UNCG has an art museum? Join us for the first ever Memes at the Museum event where your mission will be to create memes using real art works as meme-spiration. Pick a prompt when you arrive and then head to the galleries to find the perfect image. Snacks and giveaways throughout the evening along with helpful tips on creativity, composition, and captions from the Library Meme Team and museum staff. Bring your UNCG i.d. to participate..

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

March 28 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

March 29 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Mindful Mondays

March 30 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Mindful Mondays is a free weekly drop-in meditation program. The 30-minute silent meditation is led by UNCG faculty and staff volunteers. First-time meditators welcome. Mondays, Feb 3-April 27, 2020. (No session Mar 2.) Limited visitor parking is available directly behind the Weatherspoon Art Museum.Mondays: Feb 3, 10, 17, 24; Mar 9, 16, 23, 30; and Apr 6, 13, 20, 27.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-spring-2020-mindful-mondays/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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April 2020

Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 10am-9pm

April 2 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org. Open Thursdays until 9 p.m.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

April 4 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

April 5 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

Find out more »

Artful Meditation

April 5 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Yoga instructor and WAM docent Celeste Chaney-Hill leads participants in a guided meditation and gentle movement. No reservation or special clothing required. Sundays: Feb 2, Mar 1, Apr 5, May 3.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-artful-meditation-february-2020/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Mindful Mondays

April 6 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Mindful Mondays is a free weekly drop-in meditation program. The 30-minute silent meditation is led by UNCG faculty and staff volunteers. First-time meditators welcome. Mondays, Feb 3-April 27, 2020. (No session Mar 2.) Limited visitor parking is available directly behind the Weatherspoon Art Museum.Mondays: Feb 3, 10, 17, 24; Mar 9, 16, 23, 30; and Apr 6, 13, 20, 27.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-spring-2020-mindful-mondays/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 10am-9pm

April 9 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org. Open Thursdays until 9 p.m.

Find out more »

Evening Tour

April 9 @ 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Drop-in evening tours will highlight the newest exhibitions and give visitors a general overview of the Weatherspoon. No reservations needed.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-mar-12-apr-9-and-23-evening-tours/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

April 11 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

April 12 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays

April 13 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Mindful Mondays is a free weekly drop-in meditation program. The 30-minute silent meditation is led by UNCG faculty and staff volunteers. First-time meditators welcome. Mondays, Feb 3-April 27, 2020. (No session Mar 2.) Limited visitor parking is available directly behind the Weatherspoon Art Museum.Mondays: Feb 3, 10, 17, 24; Mar 9, 16, 23, 30; and Apr 6, 13, 20, 27.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-spring-2020-mindful-mondays/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Noon @ the ‘Spoon: Public Tour

April 14 @ 12:00 pm - 12:20 pm

Explore a new exhibition at the Weatherspoon Art Museum each month in this quick 20-minute tour. Offered the second Tuesday of the month. https://weatherspoonart.org/event-april-14-noon-spoon-cone-legacy/(336) 334-5770Free to the public

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 10am-9pm

April 16 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org. Open Thursdays until 9 p.m.

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Talk: “Looking at Pictures: A Farewell Lecture”, George Dimock

April 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Looking ahead as well as back, Associate Professor Dr. George Dimock will reflect on twenty-five years of teaching art history and the history of photography at UNCG “from within the generous confines of the Weatherspoon Art Museum.” A reception follows.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-apr-16-talk-george-dimock/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Fair Play: UNCG Basketball Then and Now

April 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location: Weatherspoon Art Museum Auditorium.From intramural activity to Division 1 play, current and former UNCG players reflect on changes to the game, recruiting, and community support for women’s and men’s basketball programs. Featuring Tom Martin ('70), Angela Polk-Jones ('89), and others and moderated by Sarah Colona, Associate Faculty Chair for Grogan College. Supported by UNCG Alumni Weekend and the Humanities Network and Consortium (HNAC) Café.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-apr-17-fair-play-basketball-then-now/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

April 18 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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To the Hoop Community Day

April 18 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for a fun-filled Community Day celebrating basketball with hands-on activities, refreshments, and fun for all ages. Clement Mallory, spoken word artist and founder of Kids, Poetry, Basketball, and community members from Partnership Village will perform a new work called Moving Words.  Free and open to the public.In conjunction with the exhibition To the Hoop | Basketball and Contemporary Art.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-apr-18-to-hoop-community-day/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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2020 UNCG MFA Thesis Exhibition Artist Talk + Public Reception

April 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This exhibition features new work by MFA candidates in the UNCG School of Art. Reflecting a variety of studio areas, their work represents the culmination of each student’s unique experience at UNCG. The exhibition demonstrates the research, reflection, experimentation, critical thinking, and artistic skills honed by these artists while in the program.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-apr-18-mfa-talk-reception/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 1pm-5pm

April 19 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org.

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Anders Åstrand, percussion – Guest Artist Recital

April 19 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free
NM-GSO

Swedish percussionist Anders Åstrand presents a concert in collaboration with UNCG Interior Architecture students Anders Åstrand is a renowned Swedish mallet specialist, considered to be a unique voice of both the marimba and the vibraphone. He is a popular and sought after soloist, regularly performing and giving master classes and clinics throughout the United States, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. Since 2017, Åstrand heads the contemporary music/improvisation class at Orford Music Summer Academy in Quebec, Canada. Åstrand focuses on melodic and rhythmical…

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Mindful Mondays

April 20 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Mindful Mondays is a free weekly drop-in meditation program. The 30-minute silent meditation is led by UNCG faculty and staff volunteers. First-time meditators welcome. Mondays, Feb 3-April 27, 2020. (No session Mar 2.) Limited visitor parking is available directly behind the Weatherspoon Art Museum.Mondays: Feb 3, 10, 17, 24; Mar 9, 16, 23, 30; and Apr 6, 13, 20, 27.https://weatherspoonart.org/event-spring-2020-mindful-mondays/(336) 334-5770, weatherspoon@uncg.eduFree to the public.

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Weatherspoon Art Museum • Open 10am-9pm

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

The Weatherspoon Art Museum at UNC Greensboro has one of the foremost collections of modern and contemporary art in the Southeast. The museum is free and open to the public year round. Plan your visit at weatherspoonart.org. Open Thursdays until 9 p.m.

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