Shower of Stoles on exhibit

WINSTON-SALEM — Parkway United Church of Christ, 2151 Silas Creek Pkwy., is hosting a special exhibit of 50 liturgical stoles and other items symbolic of the lives of LGBT people of faith from the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force’s Shower of Stoles collection.

The exhibit runs through Oct. 24 and is open to the public on Sundays after the church’s 11 a.m. worship service. Admission is free.

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— Matt Comer

Foundation hosts festival

WINSTON-SALEM — The Adam Foundation will hold its Adam Festival 2010, You oughta be in pictures!, on Oct. 23 at Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts, 226 N. Marshall St., at 7:30 p.m.

Attendees are encouraged to “dress to impress or come as you are — our red carpet is waiting for you!”

A silent auction, photo opportunities and keepsake items will be available.

Cost is $35/$15 students. Save $5 by registering online at

Other activities which benefit the Foundation include a Martini Night on the second Wednesday of the month from 6-8 p.m. at 6th and Vine, 209 W. 6th St.; screenings with Out at the Movies; and Adam Night Out, which this month will be held at Sweet Potatoes, 529 N. Trade St.

— Lainey Millen