Author Archives: Felicia Shaw

“Amen: The Life and Music of Jester Hairston” – Film Screening at The Arts Place

“Amen: The Life and Music of Jester Hairston” Learn more about the life of Jester Hairston, who was born at Belews Creek. He brought his grandparents’ spirituals to the world stage, elevating the music from Stokes County for all to hear. The film screening will begin at 2 pm on Sunday, January 14th, 2018 at

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The Holidays In Flavor, NC

“The Holidays In Flavor, NC” Join us for a free public film screening of “The Holidays in Flavor, NC” on Friday, December 22 beginning at 7pm at The Arts Place of Stokes, 502 N. Main St. in Danbury, NC. Complimentary desserts to follow. The sharp fragrance of a fresh cut North Carolina Christmas tree, the

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A Holiday Night of Jazz

The Stokes County Arts Council presents: West Stokes High & Chestnut Grove Middle School Jazz Bands Holiday Concert Join us for this FREE concert on Tuesday, December 12th at 7pm. Chestnut Grove Middle School Jazz Band is directed by Ben Rhodes. West Stokes High School Jazz Band is directed by Lorena Schakel. For more information,

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