January 2–February 11 PUNCH THE CLOCK. It only takes a minute to decide to see For All Time: Interpretations of the Fourth Dimension from the Collection. Weatherspoon Art Museum, 500 Tate St., Greensboro. Info: (336) 334-5770 or weatherspoon.uncg.edu.
January 2–April 8 BIGGERS IS BETTER. Meaning, Sanford Biggers: Falk Visiting Artist, a multimedia exhibit exploring, history, culture and identity. Weatherspoon Art Museum, 500 Tate St., Greensboro. Info: (336) 334-5770 or weatherspoon.uncg.edu.
January 2–March 4 CLAY NATION. Mexican sculptor Kukuli Velarde’s expressive clay figures still animate Gallery 6 at the exhibit, Isichapuitu. Weatherspoon Art Museum, 500 Tate St., Greensboro. Info: (336) 334-5770 or weatherspoon.uncg.edu.
January 7 & 27 ALL FOR KNOT. Noon and 11 a.m. Getting ready to take a trip down the aisle? Take a trip to Carolina Weddings Shows to plan your nuptials down to the last detail. Embassy Suites, 204 Centrepoint Drive (1/7) and Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd. (1/27), Greensboro. Tickets: (336) 545-1970 or 33bride.com.
January 17 HISTORY-ONICS. 10 a.m. Hear a discussion presented by the High Point Historical Society Guild. High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., High Point. Info: (336) 885-1859 or highpointmuseum.org.
January 18–21 PLAYTIME. The 16th Annual Greensboro Fringe Festival showcases new plays. Performance times vary. Admission is free, though a $10 donation is appreciated. Stephen Hyers Theater, Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Info: thedramacenter.com.
January 18 ACCENTUATE THE POSITIVE. 5:30 p.m. Start the New Year right at an arts and wellness class in which you’ll make a calendar with a collage of personal affirmations. GreenHill, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. To register: (336) 333-7460 or greenhillnc.org.
January 18–20 WHAT A MAROON! Which Robert Dubac certainly is not. For some withering satire on the dumbing down of popular culture, check out his one-man, Off-Broadway hit, The Book of Moron. Performance times vary. Odeon Theatre, Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 W. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro. Tickets: (800) 745-3000 or ticketmaster.com.
January 19 MODERN MOVEMENT. 8 p.m. The venerable Limón Dance Company brings modern steps to the stage. UNCG Auditorium, 402 Tate St., Greensboro. Tickets: (336) 272-0160 or triadstage.org.
January 20 CHIL(I) OUT. 9 a.m. Add a little spice to life at the Seventh Annual Chili Challenge, a competition among Triad chefs to whip up the best chili using locally sourced ingredients. Greensboro Farmers Curb Market, 501 Yanceyville St., Greensboro. Info: (336) 373-2402 or gsofarmersmarket.org.
January 20 DYNAMIC DUO. 8 p.m. John Sebastian of The Lovin’ Spoonful and mandolinist/composer David Grisman team up to deliver some acoustic jams. High Point Theatre, 220 E. Commerce St., High Point. Tickets: (336) 887-3001 or highpointtheatre.com.
January 21 SIT(KOVETSKY)-IN. 5 p.m. Greensboro Symphony Music Director and Conductor Dmitry Sitkovetsky takes a bow — to his violin, that is — at a Rice Toyota Sitkovetsky & Friends Chamber concert. UNCG School of Music Recital Hall, 100 McIver St., Greensboro. Tickets: (336) 335-5456, ext. 224 or greensborosymphony.org.
O.Henry’s calendar features local events in the categories of art and entertainment. To ensure your event makes it into the print edition, please make sure to submit by the first of the month prior to the event.