January 15, 2024

👩‍🍼 Mom Groups in Winston-Salem

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January 15, 2024

Mom Groups

Finding friends can be difficult, especially as a new parent. Did you know there are several groups in Winston-Salem specifically for moms?

Mom Groups

Photo by Maggie Mills Photography of Mom League

Mom League | A community that educates, connects, and supports new moms so they can thrive during the 4th trimester and beyond | Upcoming Newborn Series: February (starts February 20th - join the waitlist) and March (starts March 11 - register).

FIT4MOM | A prenatal and postnatal fitness program featuring stroller workouts, moms-only classes, weekly playgroups, and more | Upcoming Class: Cardio & Coffee at Dog-Eared Coffee Co. (Saturday, January 20).

Her Meetups | A meetup group for moms in their 20s-40s (in all stages of motherhood) that hosts weekly and monthly events at local businesses | Next Meetup: Tuesday, January 16 at Chad’s Chai

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Tuesday, January 16

  • Mom Meetup - Meet and connect with other moms at Chad’s Chai. You’re welcome to bring the kids along; they’ll have their own play area. 9:30 AM

  • Pasta 101 - Learn how to make Cavatelli pasta from scratch with an experienced chef at BV Kitchen. 5 PM

  • Cake Decorating - Make an adorable snowman cake at Cupcake Cuties Cafe & Bakery. 6 PM

Wednesday, January 17

  • Re-Gifting Event - Don’t know what to do with that one gift from the holidays? Wrap and bring it to Project Space 411 to exchange it for another wrapped gift. 7 PM

Thursday, January 18

  • Ask a Recruiter - Join Greater Winston-Salem as they welcome top recruiters from the area to offer job search and career tips to local job seekers. 2 PM*

  • Puzzle Swap - Need to refresh your puzzle pile? Bring your old puzzles to Bookmarks and exchange them for other used puzzles. All day.

  • Book Discussion - Join SECCA to discuss the first book in its “Strange Locales” series: Whalefall by Daniel Kraus. Attend even if you haven’t read the book! 6 PM

  • Paint & Sip - Paint on a pre-drawn canvas while sipping on a drink at Maddie Cakes Bakery. Great date night idea! 6 PM

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Other News

  • Save the Date: Renée Elise Goldsberry, known for her role as Angelica in Hamilton, performs with the Piedmont Wind Symphony on January 27 at Wait Chapel. The evening will feature songs from movies and Broadway shows.

  • City Meeting: Community development officials will solicit public input for a consolidated housing and community development plan for 2024-25. The meeting is open to all and will be held at the Bryce A. Stuart Municipal Building on Thursday, January 18.

  • Rankings: North Carolina was recognized as the second-best state for women business owners in the 2024 Wells Fargo Impact of Women-Owned Business Report.

  • New Studio: The Frame is a natural light photography and creative studio that opened last Saturday. The space is available to rent for photo shoots, events, content creation, and more.

  • Competition: Think you have the best chili? Enter Foothills Brewing’s “2nd Annual Beat Chef Shane: Chili Edition Throwdown” taking place on January 28. Don’t want to compete? You can just eat! Wristbands will be sold the day of for $5.

Upcoming Events

  • Free Coworking - Enjoy a day of coworking, lunch, productivity, and networking with Flywheel Coworking's Community Day on January 24. Register today!

  • Expand Your Talent Pipeline - Join Greater Winston Salem, Inc. for a comprehensive discussion about refugee hiring and how to create a successful experience for job candidates and employers on January 25.

  • Spark - Discover the power of “intrapreneurship” through engaging talks, interactive workshops, and networking opportunities hosted by Intrapreneurs Forum on January 31.

The Wrap

  • 🏡 Did you know we have neighborhood guides? Check them out - you might just find a local spot you didn’t know existed!

  • 🧠 You know your history: 41% of respondees to last week’s trivia poll correctly voted for MLK Day becoming a federal holiday in 1983!

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