The Chapel Hill Islamic Center opened this spring on Stateside Drive in Chapel Hill to give roughly 60 Muslims from in and around Orange County a place to worship and find community after years of renting space at an area Christian church and failing in a bid to construct a mosque.
The Jewish holiday of Passover -- which celebrates the exodus of the Jewish people from slavery in Egypt -- begins with a seder. This year, Passover starts at sundown Monday, April 10 and The Levin JCC and Jewish Family Services hosted the early seder for older adults who might not otherwise partake in a group seder.
Indi Cowie, a soccer freestyle sensation, performed with members of Dorrance Dance, a tap dance company based out of New York City, during a collaborative pop up show in Davis Library at UNC on Tuesday, Jan. 23. The performance was part of a week-long residency for the company to celebrate the launch of a new app called 'Arts Everywhere' intended to help the community more easily connect with arts events on campus.