DANCE HALL DAZE: 6:30-8:30 p.m. today at the VFW Post 5352, 612 Edgewood St., Kernersville. Country couples dance lessons, the cost is $5. All levels welcome, no partner required. Visit www.dancehalldaze.com.
CARIBBEAN CHILLERS (JIMMY BUFFETT TRIBUTE BAND): 7:30 p.m., today at the Blackmon Amphitheatre, 231 Spring St., Mount Airy. Admission is $15 or season pass. Children 12 and under free. 336-786-7998. www.surryarts.org
FLYING SOUTH BOOK LAUNCH: 7 p.m. Thursday at Bookmarks, 634 W. Fourth St. Suite 110. Winston-Salem Writers will host a book launch for the fourth annual Flying South competition, featuring this year’s winning entries along with 45 additional writers. Free. Copies are $12. For information, visit www.wswriters.org.
ST. PAUL & THE BROKEN BONES: 8 p.m. today at the Millennium Center, 101 W. Fifth St. Tickets are $27 and can be purchased at www.stpaulandthebrokenbones.com/shows/.
CHARLIE LOVETT: 11 a.m. Saturday at the Walkertown Branch Library, 2969 Main St., Walkertown. Lovett will discuss his latest novel, “The Lost Book of the Grail,” and sign copies. Tea and refreshments will be served. Free. Call 336-703-2990 for information.
VFW MEMORIAL HONOR GUARD: Veterans are needed to help render military honors to deceased veterans of all branches of the military. Uniforms and transportation are provided by the honor guard. Contact Cliff Harris, Quartermaster: 336-403-8756 or firstname.lastname@example.org.