Saturday, September 2, 11 a.m.
“Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary”
Come to a special viewing of “Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary,” the first authorized feature documentary about the legendary John Coltrane. It is a thought-provoking, uplifting, powerful and passionate film about an outside-the-box thinker whose boundary-shattering music continues to impact and influence people around the world.
Tuesday, September 12, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Award-winning classical guitarist Peter Fletcher will offer a program featuring a wide range of composers – Bach, Satie, Paganini, Segovia and more. Free. Refreshments. Sponsored by High Point Public Library Foundation
Washington Street Walking Tour
Saturday, September 16, 8 a.m.
Begins at Changing Tides Cultural Center, 613 Washington St.
Local Historian Glenn Chavis will offer a guided walking tour of historic Washington Street. Washington Street was a thriving business and entertainment district for High Point’s black community during the period of segregation. The tour, lasting approximately 90 minutes. Call the Museum at 336-885-1859 for more information.
An African American Historical Tour
Saturday, September 16, 11 a.m.
Oakwood Municipal Cemetery - please use the Steele Street entrance and look for signs
Join local historian Phyllis Bridges for a historical tour of Oakwood Municipal Cemetery. Rediscover historical stories that have gone unearthed for decades of High Point's early Black Settlers.Learn more about former slaves, free people of color, businessmen & women of the past.
Tuesday, September 26, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Library Foundation Speaker
Dr. Will Ferrell who is from High Point and author of “Secrets of Sterling Shearin: The Noblest Cause” – an historical fiction novel featuring lesser-known Founding Fathers. Free. Refreshments. Sponsored by High Point Public Library Foundation.