What we're about

This group if for anyone who wants to make connections in the Winston-Salem Area.

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This group is to introduce (or re-introduce) you to Winston-Salem including opportunities and connections.

We will be posting events from the Winston-Salem Ambassadors ( https://wsambassadors.org/about/ ) and possibly the Venture Café Winston-Salem as well ( https://www.venturecafewinstonsalem.org/about/ ). Both of these organizations are focused on Winston-Salem and what the city can offer residents.

Upcoming events (5)

VIP Grand Opening for Dave & Busters (Hanes Mall) - Connections Group

I have been given a limited number of RSVPs (per group) for a special "preview" event of Dave & Buster’s in Winston Salem before they officially open to the public! These invites will be first come, first serve. I will be messaging the special RSVP link to you once you click "going" on this invite. So you need to check back often to look for the message here on the website or in your app. (this is time sensitive, once the link's RSVP quota is filled, it will shut off) *** When you get the invite link (1) you can choose up to 2 tickets but all the attendees must be over 21 & (2) you can choose either 6pm or 6:30pm - doesn't matter which. The event is from 6 - 9pm (the promoter added those choices in to get around an RSVP limit in the platform they are using). ------------------------------ Dave & Busters (at Hanes Mall) VIP event Please join us on Thursday, May 9th from 6pm-9pm for complimentary food and game play! Opening on May 13th, the ultimate destination for food, fun, drinks and games, Dave & Buster’s will deliver an unparalleled dining and sports watching experience to residents and visitors alike with craveable food, inventive drinks, a fun atmosphere & entertainment! Dave & Buster’s is located in Hanes Mall at 3320 Silas Creek Pkwy #300 Winston-Salem, NC 27103. Note, this event is 21+ and anyone who would like to attend will need to RSVP individually. Please RSVP as soon as possible, as the event will reach capacity!

Second Saturdays Block Party

The Winston Cup Museum Special Event Center

The WS Ambassadors are bringing the Second Saturdays Block Party to the Winston Cup Museum Special Event Center for 4 dates this year: May 11th, June 8th, September 14th and October 12th Info can be found at https://wsambassadors.org/SecondSaturdays/ Vendor opportunities are also available, check the link above for additional information. --------- Click here to learn more about the WS Ambassadors: https://wsambassadors.org/ This is also shared on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/619493645169782/permalink/626887904430356/

Human Library Winston-Salem - Real People Real Conversations

Venture Cafe Winston-Salem - Bailey Power Plant

Don’t judge a book by its cover | Real People, Real Conversations. Come visit The Human Library™ in Winston-Salem, NC on Thurs, May 16, 2019 hosted at the Venture Café Winston-Salem . This program is designed to build a positive framework for conversations that can challenge prejudices through dialogue. This is a project where real people volunteer as "books" to share their experiences with "readers" (attendees) to create a place where difficult questions are expected, appreciated, and answered. The volunteers have faced prejudice based on different aspects of their lives including: religion, ethnicity, gender/sexuality, heath issues, social status, lifestyle choices, disability, occupation, being victims and ideology. The conversations are ~20 minute session with your "book". Ask questions and get answers. Then review the other books available and continue the experience. The space will be open at 5 pm to review book descriptions and socialize. From 6 - 8:30 pm, the books will be available for conversations. This event is FREE and open to the public. Non alcoholic refreshments and snacks will be provided. ► Please click this link if you are interested in sharing your experiences as a "book" or if you'd like to volunteer: https://goo.gl/forms/AVFNxGhCw2nJ4Tdd2 -------------------------------------------------------- ► PARKING information for Venture Café: https://www.venturecafewinstonsalem.org/programming/parking/ The entrance to the Venture Café will be marked for the event. Venture Café is located in the Bailey Power Plant and the entrance is next door to Alma Mexicana restaurant & overlooks Bailey Park.

Convo + Workshop at Zestos with the Winston-Salem Ambassadors

Zesto Burgers & Ice Cream

Join the Winston-Salem Ambassadors for a Conversation Workshop at the awesome (and super yummy) Zestos on New Walkertown Road! RSVP to [masked] OR at wsambassadors.org/rsvp. Can't wait to see you all there (it's President Mackenzie Cates-Allen's birthday!) --------- Click here to learn more about the WS Ambassadors: https://wsambassadors.org/ This is also shared on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/961531534236024/

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