Calendar of Events, March 14 - Thursday, March 20

Mar. 13, 2014 @ 03:21 PM

Deadline for submission is the Tuesday before you want the event to appear in the Friday Calendar section of the paper.

Events may be submitted online, but will appear according to the above schedule.

Church/Spirituality | Comedy | Dance | Farmer's Markets | Film | Kids | Lectures/Literature | Music | Stage | Outings/Art


CHURCH OF RECONCILIATION PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - Adult Education Will Present A Three-Part Series Titled "Kairos Palestine."  Mar. 16, 23, and 30, 9:30a.  Building on the geography of the Holy Land, and the sacred responsibility to love our neighbors as ourselves, Pastor Mark Davidson and Rev. Kay-Robert Volkwijn will lead this three-week study. The Kairos document of the South African church of the 1970’s.  

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 106 Purefoy Rd., Chapel Hill 942-2050 .  -Nerys Levy: The Face Of Our Earth: Polar Regions.  Mar.  2-April 27, Mon-Thurs 11am-$!p, Fri 10am-noon, call for Sun hours.  This haunting exhibit is a celebration of our earth through paintings, It is intended to put a face on the Polar Regions so that we can think about what is being lost as a result of our planet's climate change.

DUKE MEMORIAL UMC - 504 W. Chapel Hill Street, Durham 27705.  919-683-3467, A donation of $10 is suggested.  -Westminster Schola Cantorum.  Monday, Mar. 17 at 7:30p.  Conducted by James Jordan, will present a concert  titled “Journeys.” The program will feature Paul Mealor’s powerful Stabat Mater, as well as works by John Tavener, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Josef Rheinberger, Brandon Waddles and John Rutter. Welsh compose  A suggested donation of $10 will be accepted at the door.

DURHAM - COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH - 4821 Barbee Road, Durham (919) 544-1319 Rev. Percy R. Chase .  -72nd church anniversary.  Sunday, Mar. 16, 2014 at its 8am service.  Guest minister for the occasion will be Rev. William Everette, President of the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Durham and Vicinity. The church extends an invitation to the community to join in this service.

ENO RIVER UNITARIAN - 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham. 919-489-2575 web:, Sun 9 – 1, M – Th 10 – 4 .  -River Rhythms! West African Drumming.  Weekly drumming groups meets on Sundays, 7 - 8:30p.  919-644-1335Beginners are welcome! Please contact to reserve a loaner drum. Kathy Hopwood,  or (919) 644-1335 Free.  -“The Alchemy of Union,”.  Meet the artist Feb. 23, 10:30a Show continues through April 9.  paintings by Mara Bisho.  

GLENN'S GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST - 7001 Guess Rd. Rougemont, NC, New Home & Durham Assocation .   -Pastor's Dr. T.C. Nicholson 37th Pastoral anniversary.  Sunday Mar. 16th, 2p. on Guess Rd in Durham. The speaker will be Rev. J.W. Wilson, Pastor of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church.  All are welcome to come and celebrate with us.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH - 9112 Bethe Hickory Grove Church Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 919-929-4491.   -Fitness Ministry.  Mar. 17, Mar. 20, twice weekly, Monday, & Thursday, evenings.  Fitness classes , low & high impact aerobics routines. Calorie burning , exhilarating, & fun.

KEHILLAH SYNAGOGUE - 1200 Mason Farm Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27514.  -Israeli Documentary Films.  Through six incredible documentary films, tour the Israel you’ve never seen before. Each film screening will be followed by evocative, honest discussion, led by Duke Professor Shai Ginsburg. This is the second year Kehillah Synagogue is hosting an importa Stephanie Stuchiner: or (919) 942-8914.Synopses of each film are available through the calendar of

KOSALA BUDDHIST CENTER - 711 West Rosemary Street, Suite E Carrboro, NC 919-537-9546 Wendy -General Meditation Class.  Wednesday, Mar. 19 (every Wednesday), 7-8:30p.  No previous experience necessary.  free/donation.  -Meditation 101.  Tuesday, Mar. 18, (every Tuesday), 7-8:15p.  This class is an introduction to meditation & is perfect for absolute beginners to meditation.  $10 ($8 for students and seniors).

LEE'S CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - Passion Week Services. 3604 Lee's Chapel Road, Cedar Grove, NC 27231 (919) 732-9778.5 local pastors and their congregations, committed to serving outside the walls of the Church, are gearing up for Passion Week services April 13th - April 17th. The program is a collaborative effort of 7 churches: Allen's Chapel, Glen's Grove, Jones Grove , where the pastor is Rev. T.E. Taylor.  -Male Chorus Concert.  Sunday, April 13, 4p.  featuring the Male Choruses from Allen's Chapel, Glen's Grove, Jones Grove, Lee's Chapel, Mt. Moriah, Orange Cross Road and Warren's Chapel.  -Monday - Thursday services will begin at 7:00 P.M. nightly, conducted as follows:.  Monday, April 14 7p.  Rev. J.W. Brown & Warren's Chapel & Allen's Chapel Baptist Churches. Tuesday, April 15 7p.  Rev. Brayboy & Orange Cross Road Baptist Church. Wednesday, April 16 7p.  Rev. Norman Umstead & Mt. Moriah. Thursday, April 17 7p.  Rev. T.C. Nicholson, Jones Grove & Glen's Grove.  

MORNING STAR MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - 4610 Fayetteville Road, Durham, NC 27713.  Phone number (919) 544-8596. .  -Essence of Joy Spring Break Tour.  Saturday, Mar.  15,  7:30p.  FREE Admission!  

MT. GILEAD BAPTIST CHURCH - 404 Dowd St., Durham, NC 919 688-6052.   -Annual Women’s Conference.  on Saturday, Mar. 29th from 9a to 3p. Hilton Hotel, 810 Page Creek Lane, Durham, NC This year’s theme is “Who Can Find a Virtuous Woman?  Strength and Honor are her Clothing.”  The featured speaker is the amazing Rev. Sharon G. Austin of Cason United Methodist Church in Delray Beach, FL. 

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540. . -Youth Vesper Worship Service.  Sunday, Mar. 16, (each 1st Sunday) , 5:15p.  Each 1st Sunday of the month at 5:15 pm, the Youth will lead a Sunday evening worship service.   -Spanish Language Worship.  Sunday, Mar. 16, (every Sunday) 6p.  Iglesia Unida worships in the Sanctuary of United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.  David Mateo will be leading worship.  For more information, or 919-942-3540.   -Adoración Y Alabanza En Español.  Domingo, Mar. 16., (cada Domingo) 6p.  Iglesia Unida, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, se reune en el sanctuario.  Predicacion por David Mateo y música contemporanea.  Para más información, o 919-942-3540.  -Taizé Service.  7p.  An ecumenical worship service in the tradition of Taizé, an ecumenical community in Taizé, France, at United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.  It is a quiet, meditative service.  All are welcome.  -Monday Noon Book GroupMonday, Mar. 17, (every Monday) 12noon.  Currently reading The Good Funeral: Death, Grief and the Community of Care.   Bring a bag lunch and join in the conversation.  -Sermon Shaping.  Wednesday, Mar. 17, (every Wednesday) 7a.  Join one of the pastors of United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, as a small group looks at the lectionary texts for next Sunday’s worship. We begin at 7 in the morning for approximately one hour in the library. General, $10.00 for Students, Seniors, Military,  -Chancel Choir.  (every) Wednesday,  7:30 pin the Music Room. -LIGHT UP YOUR WINTER 2014.  Contact for times, subjects.  Wednesday evening series at United Church of Chapel Hill.   -Lenten Study Led By Jenny Shultz:  Mudhouse Sabbath.  Lauren Winner's book Mudhouse Sabbath: An Invitation to a Life of Spiritual Discipline invites readers to reflect upon their journey of faith as she reveals insights from her journey.   For more information, or 919-942-3540.  -2014 Secret Pals Real Identity Party, March 23, 10Am, Assembly Hall.  The Board of Children’s Ministries of United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, will host a gathering at 10am for all the children and adults who have been participating in the Secret Pals program.  For more information, www.unitedchu.   -2014 Crop Walk, March 23, 2:00 Pm, Carrboro Commons.  Sunday afternoon, Mar. 23, for the CROP Walk to raise money and awareness about hunger throughout our community and the world. For more information, or 919-942-3540. -Bible Discovery Classes.  Wednesday, Mar. 17, (every Wednesday) 7p.  We are studying  Baptist beliefs; we are using the book, Baptist Beliefs, by E. Y. Mullins as a study guide.  If you have not obtained your copy, please contact the Church Office at 919-688-8136 to do so - the cost is $10.  -Daily Prayer.  Daily, Noonday Prayer is at 12p  in the Moore-Kennedy classroom, and Prayer Meeting is at 6p. in the Sanctuary. Prayer kneelers are placed around the altar for your use for private prayer whenever the church is open.  

NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUPS - Weekly Meeting.  Addiction is a family disease.  Nar-Anon is a 12-step support group for family and friends of addicts. There are no dues or fees.  Just come to a meeting. .  -Weekly Meeting.  Monday, Mar. 17, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915.   -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Mar. 20, 7-8p (Every Thursday). Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham.  919-383-4236.  

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Mar. 19, 7p - 8:30p. Trinity Ave. Presbyterian Church, 927 W. Trinity Avenue. Durham, N.C. 27701. corner of Trinity & Gregson. Look for the green "DA" signs and follow the directions. We meet in the Bridal Room, past the Choir Room. Can't get your money right?  Ruining your life?  We can help! (919) 683-3013 (Robin) or (919) 274-7463 (Tom)

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS - Weekly 12-step meetings.  919-406-9300For anyone with any food/eating issue. No dues, fees, or religious affiliations. Scott Phillips. . -Weekly Meeting.  Friday, Mar. 14, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham .   -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Mar. 15, 10-11:30a. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham .   -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Mar. 15, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham .   -Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, Mar. 18, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham .   -Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Mar. 19, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham .   -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Mar. 20, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham .  


DSI COMEDY THEATER - Offering performances, classes and workshops. 200 N Greensboro St, Carrboro Offering performances, classes and workshops Call 484-831-5561 Carrie Gorn, carrie@dsicomedy.comhttp://www.dsicomedytheater .



SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance.  Thursday, Mar. 20, 7:30-9p. Freedman Center, Beth-El Synagogue, 1004 Watts St, Durham 919-683-9672All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Pat Petersen, patpetersen@earthlink.net $7.

TRIANGLE SINGLES DANCE CLUB - Weekly Dance.  8p to 830p: Dance Lesson, 8:30p  to 11p: Dance. Northbrook  Country Club, 4905 North Hills Drive, Raleigh, NC 27612   Dances: $5 members, $8 non-members, Annual Membership $25.00.   -Intermediate Two-step.  Saturday, Mar. 15.  DJ: JR Holloway Teacher: Ken Smith.  

TRIANGLE SWING DANCE SOCIETY - Keenan McKenzie Quintet.  Saturday, Mar. 15, Lesson, 7p, Dance, 8p. Murphey School, Shared Visions Center, 3717 Murphy School Rd Durham, NC 27705. Members/Students $8, Non-members $12.

WEST COAST SWING CLASSES - .  Tuesday, Mar. 18, 7p (beginners), 7:45p (intermediate), and 8:45p (advanced). The Tavern, 1900 W. Markham Ave., Durham. 919-286-7665Offering three levels of instruction every Tuesday,  with free dancing to follow. $5-$10 per class.


CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market - New Hours!  Saturday, Mar. 15, 9a-Noon. Wed. market, 3-6:30p. 301 W Main St 7 am-noon Saturdays and 3:30-6:30 pm Wednesdays 919-280-3326All products come from within a 50-mile radius.

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Mar. 15, 8a-noon (every Saturday). 201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496 .

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Mar. 15, 8a - Noon, Wednesday, Market: 3:30 - 6:30p. Durham Central Park, PO Box 1903, Durham, NC 27702-1903 919-667-3099All products come from with in a 70 mile radius. .

ENO RIVER FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Mar. 15, 8a-12 noon. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough .

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Tuesday, Mar. 18, 4-6p. At Fearrington Village off of 15/501 between Chapel Hill and Pittsboro. For more info, call Eddie Kallam, 919-923-6262.Fresh produce, bread, beef, pork, eggs and pizza using fresh ingredients from a local farm.  Sign up for new weekly newsletter, .

HILLSBOROUGH FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Mar. 15, 10a-1p. 625 Hampton Point Blvd (Home Depot parking lot), Hillsborough, NC 272728 919-360-5254Seasonal produce, beef, eggs, baked goods and crafts available, as well as eggs, preserves, handmade soaps, marinades and locally raised beef, goat and chicken

SOUTH DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Mar. 15, 8a - 12noon. 5410 NC 55, Durham (Greenwood Commons Shopping Center) Durham's newest market seeks to connect the community with local farmers by selling seasonal produce, meats, and artisanal foods produced within 50 miles .

SOUTHERN VILLAGE FARMERS’ - Weekly Market.  Thursday, Mar. 20, 3:30 – 6:30p. Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill .



RETRO CLASSICS FILM SERIES - Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St., .  -Harold and Maude & Being There.  Friday, Mar. 14, 7-11:30p.


DURHAM FAMILY THEATRE - Trinity United Methodist Church, 215 N. Church St., downtown Durham, NC (919) 286-5717, Jenny Cost: $125, 10% discount for 2nd child in family enrolled.  -Spring Acting Classes 2014.  8-Week Classes begin on Mar. 11, 2014. DFT 8-week classes meet at Trinity United Methodist Church, 215 N. Church St., downtown Durham, NC Register Today: Credit or Debit accepted on the DFT Classes page at Checks and Registration Forms may be sent to DFT, PO Box 61894, Durham, NC 27715  $125, 10% discount for 2nd child in family enrolled. Scholarships are available; please ask for an application form.  -An Actor’s Silent Art.  Dates: Thursdays, Mar. 13 – May 1,  6:30p – 8p.  Ages: 12 – adults. Where in a scene will you discover the crucial pauses? Should you pause at all? Do you pause too often? Are your silences active and charged with purpose? An actor’s performance comes alive when silence is skillfully added to the rhythm.   -Mystery Of Wild Horse Canyon.  Tuesdays, Mar. 11 – April 29, 2014 OR Fridays, Mar. 14 – May 2, Times: 4:15 pm – 5:45 pm.  Ages: 9 – 12. BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! The ditzy ghost-busting twins return with infrared cameras, pink nail polish & BFF’S; this time they are on the Lakota Rosebud Indian Reservation, hired to find the source of weird noises coming from Wild Horse Canyon.   -Imagine Flying.  Saturday, Mar. 15, 2014 – May 3, Times: 10a – 11:15 am.  Ages: 5 – 8.  “Master Storyteller” (Boston Globe), Jenny Justice leads the young actors in creating stories with material from fun flying dreams, modern super heroes & traditional folktales. Adding our imaginations, we’ll create a story-theatre play to sh.  

EMERSON WALDORF SCHOOL, - 6211 New Jericho Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 919-967-1858., .  -High School: Discover The Waldorf Difference.  Friday, Mar. 21, 2014   8am-10am. Emerson Waldorf School, 6211 New Jericho Rd., Chapel Hill.  919-967-1858. Parents and students are invited to Discover the Waldorf Difference.

LEARNING OUTSIDE - Open House.  Saturday, Mar. 22, 10:30 - 12p. 2912B Jones Ferry Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 (919)932-0322Our Open House will include great activities for children such as feeding out goats, meeting our new baby chicks, bird watching with binoculars at our Bird Blind, nature face painting, exploring the Learning Garden, working with our Mud Kitchen, a hike in Wendy Banning, Free.

NORTHGATE MALL - Center Court located at 1058 West Club Boulevard in Durham. (919) 260-5375.   -Cat in the Hat LIVE at Northgate Mall.  Saturday, Mar.  1.  Celebrating Read Across America’s Theme "Grab Your Hat and Read with the Cat!"


BULL’S HEAD BOOKSHOP, UNC campus. Call 919-962-5066. - 100 Pettigrew Hall, Suite 100, Campus Box 3152 919-962-1509, .  -Genna Rae McNeil.  Tuesday, Mar. 18, 3:30p.  Witness: Two Hundred Years of African-American Faith and Practice at the Abyssinian Baptist Church of Harlem, New York.   -George Brock.  Wednesday, Mar. 19, 3p.  Out of Print: Newspapers, Journalism and the Business of News in the Digital Age.  

CAROLINA CENTER FOR JEWISH STUDIES - Hyde Hall Univ. Room .   -Academic Lecture: Arndt Engelhardt.  Feb. 24, 5:30p.  Archives of Knowledge in an Age of Transition: The Encyclopaedia Judaica 1928-1934. This lecture is made possible by a grant from the Charles H. Revson Foundation in honor of Eli N. Evans, ’58.

CITY OF DURHAM - .  -Women’s Forum.  Thursday, Mar. 20,  from 6 p.m. to 7:30p. Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253.  Event Celebrates Five Women for their Contributions to the Durham Community; Event to be Televised Live on DTV8.  

DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL - Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 North Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27704, Private Dining Room C 919 403-4DRH.  

LUPUS FOUNDATION - Support Group. Wilson Parlor, First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main Street, Durham, N.C. 27701 Contact the LFANC at or at 877-849-8271, ext. 2. For more information, visit those living with lupus, their family and caregivers. The group will meet the second Wednesday of each month There is no charge to attend the meeting, and drop-ins are welcome.

NC WRITER’S NETWORK – DURHAM COUNTY - .  -Durham Voices Creative Writing Group.  Tuesday, Mar. 18, (1st and 3 Tuesday, of every month), 6-8:30p . Hayti Heritage Center,  804 Old Fayetteville St. Durham, NC 27701 919-295-0176Adults of all experience levels welcome!   -Third Fridays With The Hinge.  Friday, Mar. 14, Third Friday, of every month, 6- 9p.  Eric Martin will host a casual social hour as part of Durham’s Third Fridays. Sponsored by the Hinge Literary Center. 305 E. Chapel Hill St. – Ste. 215.  

ORANGE CO. DEMOCRATIC WOMEN - .  -Candidates' Forum for Democrats.  Thursday, Mar. 20, 7:00p. OWASA, 400 Jones Ferry Road, Carrboro in contested races to be decided in the primary election ending May 6th.  Two county commissioner races and the Register of Deeds are all being contested by two or more Democratic candidates.  They will be challenged in the fall by Republicans, so it is i.  

ORANGE CO. GOP - Precinct and Convention Meetings.  Saturday, Mar. 15. Precinct Meetings start at 9am followed by the County Convention. Sunrise Church, 1315 New Hope Trace, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, Exit 263  Attendees can register online at

THE REGULATOR BOOKSHOP - 720 9th St  Durham, NC 27705 (919) 286-2700 .  -Ed Williams.  Tuesday, Mar.  18, 7p.  For 25 years Ed Williams was editor of the editorial pages at The Charlotte Observer, where his columns and editorials were part of projects that won the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service in 1981 and 1988. Liberating Dixie is a collection of works from Wi For more information or to schedule an interview with Ed, contact his publicist, Cindy Campbell, at or 919-923-8857.  -Johnny Molloy.  Wednesday, Mar.  19, 7p.  The author will discuss his new book, Hiking North Carolina's National Forests: 50 Can't-Miss Trail Adventures in the Pisgah, Nantahala, Uwharrie, and Croatan National Forests. North Carolina's 1.2 million acres of national forestland are some of our stat For more information or to schedule an interview with Johnny contact Jennifer Hergenroeder, Senior Publicist, University of North Carolina Press, at 919-962-0585 or

UNC BOARD - Spangler Center, 910 Raleigh Rd, Chapel Hill. 919-962-4592 Joni Worthington, Vice President for Communications, at 919-962-4629.

UNC SPEAKERS -   Mr. Steve Volstad, Director of Communications and Marketing for UNC-TV. 919-962-4592 .  -Poet Margaret Randall.  Tuesday, Mar. 18 at 4 p.m. 107 White Lecture Hall, Duke University Anne Firor Scott Lecture. Thursday, Mar. 20 at 7 p.m. Internationalist Bookstore and Community Center in Chapel Hill. Book launch: “Che on My Mind,”.   Wednesday, Mar. 19, at noon. Room 039 of Graham Memorial Hall.UNC, Chapel Hill. Feminist poet, writer, photographer and social activist Margaret Randall will read from her new poems and talk about the writing process March 19. -New Faculty Microtalks.  Wednesday, Mar. 19, 4-6 p.m.,. Hyde Hall Six new UNC faculty members offer highlights of their work Maria Wisdom, (919) .  -Berrien Moore III, an internationally recognized Earth scientist, will deliver the Institute for the Environment’s Spring Environmental Seminar at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The talk, “Understanding the Human ‘Inflation’ of the Globa.   Wednesday, Mar. 19, 6p. UNC’s Tate-Turner-Kuralt Building auditorium. UNC Institute for the Environment contact:  Katie Hall, (919) 962-0965, mchall@email.unc.eduNobel Peace Prize co-recipient for work on climate change to speak .  -Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and ‘The Cost of Hope’ author to speak March 20:.  Thursday, Mar. 20  5:30p at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Freedom Forum Conference Center in Carroll Hall on the UNC campus. School of Journalism and Mass Communication contact: Kyle York, (919) 966-3323,  


2ND WIND - 118 E. Main St. Downtown Carrboro. 919-967-7922 All of our shows are free and start at 10pm unless otherwise posted.  -Bluegrass Night-  from 10-1am.  Wednesday, Mar. 19, 10p-1a. (every Wednesday). -2 fer- acoustic eclectic.  Thursday, Mar. 20, 7:30-9p (every Thursday).

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 [Call/check web for times] .  -The Stray Birds.  Saturday, Mar.  16, 8p. -Pete & Maura Kennedy.  Wednesday, Mar.  19, 8p.  

BEYU CAFFE - 335 W. Main Street, Durham 919-683-1058 .

BILLSBOROUGH MUSIC HALL - 106 S Churton St, Hillsborough, NC .

BLUE NOTE GRILL - 4125 Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard, Durham, NC 27707 Offering hickory smoked BBQ & Ribs along with live music. Nothing fancy here just good food and music in a cozy atmosphere.  -Ben Palmer's Jazz Jam with Dot Combo.  Mar. 17, (every Monday), 7-10p.  See and hear some of the best jazz musicians in the triangle every Monday night.  No cover!  -Open Blues Jam with Butch Haas & Co.  Mar. 18 (every Tuesday), 8-11p.  You never know who will show up, this jam and it is always a great night for the blues.  No cover!  -Carolina Lightnin’ (Rick Lafleur, Alice Zincone and Tommy Edwards).  Thursday, Mar. 20, (third Thursdays).    No cover!  -The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs.  Friday, Mar. 14, 6-8p.

BOWBARR - 705 W Rosemary St. Carrboro.

CAROLINA THEATRE - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030.   -Post-Secret Live w/Frank Warren.  Monday, Mar.  17, 8p. -Rosanne Cash.  Friday, Mar.  14, 8p.  The eldest daughter of country music icon Johnny Cash and stepdaughter of June Carter Cash of the legendary Carter Family, Rosanne's musical and family legacy is rooted in the very beginnings of American country music with its deep cultural and historical.   -Eddie Money.  Tuesday, Mar.  18,  8p. -Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle.  Thursday, Mar.  20,  8p. -Upright Citizens Brigate.  Friday, Mar.  21, 8p. -Todd Rundgren.  Monday, April 7, 8p.

CAT’S CRADLE - 300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 (919) 967-9053 .

THE CAVE TAVERN - 452 1/2 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516 919-968-9308, .

DUKE DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC - Room 101, Mary Duke Biddle Music Building, Duke University, Durham. 919-684-4444 Photos for all events are online with the event listing at Free. -Duke Chorale – Rodney Wynkoop, director.  Tuesday, Mar.  18, 8p. Baldwin Auditorium, Duke University Free admission.  Info: 919-660-3333 or http://music.duke.eduSpring Tour Concert.   -Lecture Series in Musicology: Jacqueline Waeber (Duke University).  Friday, Mar.  21, 4p. Room 101 Biddle Music Building, Duke University Free and open to the public.  Info: 919-660-3333 or  

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713 $5.  -Ryan Hanseler Trio.  Saturday, Mar. 15, 8pm, $15, $10students. BYOB.  What a fantastic run of shows we've had. Thanks so much to the performers and the patrons for making it possible. Word is getting out about the Sharp Nine concerts. for more info on Ryan: .  -JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, Mar. 16, 7p. -NCJRO.  Tuesday Mar. 18,. -Bruce Piephoff's CD release party, "Soft Soap Purrings".  Friday Mar. 21.  you can now buy tickets in advance for all shows on our home page.

DURHAM SYMPHONY - PO Box 1993 Durham, NC 27702 919.491.6576 .

THE GOAT - Tommy Edwards.  Friday, Mar. 14, 6-8p. Fearrington Village, Chapel Hll Please visit or call 919.542.1239 for information.  No cover.

FULLSTEAM BREWERY - 726 Rigsbee Ave., Durham. (919) 682-2337 .

HAW RIVER BALLROOM - 1711 Sax-Beth Church Road, Saxapahaw NC 27340. .  -Houndmouth.  Friday, Mar 7, 8p.  One of the warmest, most-addictive Southern-rock finds of the year. The band were kept busy with notable TV performances (Letterman, Conan and CBS This Morning).

KRAKEN BAR - 2823 N Carolina 54  Chapel Hill, NC 27516 (919) 943-0398 .

LOCAL 506 - 506 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill.

OPEN EYE CAFE - 101 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro. 919-968-9410

OASIS - In Carr Mill, 200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, NC 27510 (919) 904-7343 .

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE - Greenwood Commons Shopping Center, 5410-Y N.C. 55, Durham. 361-2222, $8 Adv/$10 Dos.  -Brett Chambers and the Usual Suspects.  Mar. 19 (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.    $3.  -Mikemickxer.  Friday – Mar. 14. $8.  -Johnny Neel.  Saturday – Mar. 15.    $12 Adv/$15 DOS.

PINECONE - The Shape Note Sing.  Sunday, April. 13 (every 2 Sunday), 2-4p. First Presbyterian Church in Durham, 311 E Main St. These sessions are free and open to the public to join in or to sit back and observe! Read more.  

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK - .  Open: Mon - Thurs. 11a- 9 p; Fri - Sat: 11a- 10p. 2510 University Drive, Durham 919.402.4227  No cover.  -The Leroy Savage Group.  Mar. 19, (every Wednesday), 6-8:30p .  Legendary tenor singer and former member of The Bluegrass Experience, (including most often, “Greenie” Marley, Jason Beverley, Donnie Evans, Jim Watson, Tommy Edwards and others).  

STEEL STRING BREWERY - 106 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro (919) 370-6971 .  -Swift Creek.  Friday night, Mar. 14 following the ACC tournament games at about 9PM.

TRIANGLE WIND ENSEMBLE - Joint concert.  Tuesday, Mar. 25, 7p. Cedar Ridge High School Auditorium 919-451-5177With the Cedar Ridge Wind Ensemble as part of its “Music for a Lifetime Series.”  The Triangle Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Evan Feldman, will perform Frank Ticheli’s San Antonio Dances, Joaquin Turina’s Five Miniatures, Adam Gorb’s Midnight, ) .


ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 [Call/check web for times] .

COMMON GROUND THEATRE - Common Ground Theatre, 4815-B Hillsborough Rd., Durham (919) 698-3870A performance and teaching space located in west Durham, offering performing arts and educational groups a flexible, well-equipped alternative space. Rachel Klem  -The Art of Deception, a play by Keith Burridge, UNC Professor.  Mar. 20, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22 at 7:30p, Mar. 16 at 2p. Common Ground Theatre, 4815B Hillsborough Road, Durham, NC Reservations: (919) 384-7817Inspired by the true story of a Vermeer forger who was hailed alternately as a hero and a Nazi collaborator, Keith Burridge's The Art of Deception examines issues of ambition and rejection, betrayal and revenge, and who gets to determine value in the worl BUY TIX NOW at Tickets: $19 General, $15 Student/Senior.

DEEP DISH THEATER COMPANY - .  -ArcadiaThru Mar.  22. Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30p , Friday and Saturday at 8p, and Sunday (matinee) at 2p.  Tom Stoppard’s sparkling comedy, directed by Artistic Director Paul Frellick, the play continues the company’s thirteenth season at University Mall. The play is set in the same English country manor and moves back and forth between two different eras. 

PLAYMAKERS REPERTORY COMPANY - Paul Green Theatre in UNC’s Department for Dramatic Art on Country Club Road on the UNC campus.  -Love Alone.  7:30p  nightly, except Mondays. Thru Mar.  16. -“Table Talk”.  Mar. 20, 7:00-9:30p at. City Kitchen,  201 S. Estes Dr. in conjunction with PlayMakers’ upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim’s ASSASSINS (onstage April 2-20).


ANIMATION & FINE ART GALLERIES - .  -Original paintings by Ryan McKellar.  thru April 30, from 10a - 6p Tuesday - Saturday.  Original artwork in all media by the world's finest artists. From canvases by Pissarro and Warhol to works by Dali and Miró, plus original cels and drawings from Disney and other animation studios.

ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS - 214 Hunt Street between the Durham YMCA and Durham Central Park. .

ARTISTS AT GOLDEN BELT - 807 East Main Street, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 967-7700 .

BOWBARR - 705 W Rosemary St. Carrboro.  -WELP An art show.  Opening reception will be held on Friday, Mar. 14 7p. at Bowbarr: 705 W Rosemary St Carrboro NC 27510 at An exciting group art show featuring photography, paintings, drawings, collage, and screenprinting by 30 + artists from Chapel Hill, Baltimore, DC, Richmond, Austin, Chicago, and NYC. Curated by Edward Max Fendley.

CARRBORO LIBRARY - "Life is a Beautiful Thing".  Exhibit thru Mar. 14.  A tribute to Sophie Steiner and her peers.  

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY - 1215 E Franklin St., (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques) 919-636-4557,   -“The Colors and Textures of Connemara”.  Reception on Friday, Mar. 14, 6-9PM. Mar. 1 – Mar. 31, gallery open Thurs – Sun, noon – 8PM,.  Join us in March and explore the images of Connemara Ireland presented by artist, Sally Terrell.  Sally’s art evokes the feelings of this magical place of ethereal scenery, fascinating history, and endearing people through paintings, wool felt art, and ph.  

CHAPEL HILL BIRD CLUB - Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Dr., Chapel Hill  Kent Fiala, Admission is free and the public is invited.

CRAVEN ALLEN GALLERY - .  -Homecoming.  Saturday, Mar. 15, 5 - 7p,  through April 19.  celebrating over 20 years. Ten artists who have worked at the gallery since 1992 are featured in this special reunion show.

CITY OF DURHAM -  Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253.   -Creek Week.  Week of Mar. 15-22.  Wastewater Plant Tours, Cleanups & Nature Activities. Discover and explore the streams, rivers and lakes of Durham through nature hikes, tours, clean-ups, kid’s activities, talks and more during Durham’s Creek Week. Enjoy the beautiful natural areas aroun Visit

DUKE GARDENS -  919-668-6451 Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications, .  -Field Trip: Brookgreen Gardens and the Low Country.  Friday, Mar.  7, 8am to Sat, Mar.  8, 7p. -Spring Flower Walk in the Arboretum.  Friday, Mar.  7, 10am to 12p. -Bonsai: Create your own bonsai plant.  Saturday, Mar.  8, 9:30a to 1:30p. -Natural History Discussion Group.  Monday, Mar.  10, 6:30p to 8p. -Plant Propagation: Seeds.  Tuesday, Mar.  11, 10:30a to 12p. -An Extraordinary View of Plants.  Tuesday, Mar.  11, 6:30p to 8p.

WEST POINT ON ENO - West Point on the Eno Park, 5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham. 919-471-1623, option 2·        Most of the workshops take place at West Point on the Eno Park, 5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham. Jessica Leff, .  -.  ·        For more information about these classes, or to register, contact Jessica Leff at 919-471-1623, option 2, or   -Hand Quilting 101 :.  Saturday, Mar. 8th and 22nd from 10AM-2PM. at West Point on the Eno Park, Durham. We will learn all the steps of quilting, from piecing a simple traditional design and quilting by hand, to finishing the edges—all without using a sewing machine.  You will need a thimble that fits you and good sewing scissors, but all other materials wil  $24 (City resident); $29 (Non-city resident). Advance registration required.  -Mead:.  Saturday, Mar. 8 from 6-8PM at West Point on the Eno Park, Durham.  One of the most interesting types of wines you can make is honey wine, traditionally known as mead. Making honey wine is a fun and and unique hobby or occupation. Ben and Becky Starr, owners of Starrlight Mead in Pittsboro, will share their expertise and  $11 (City resident); $16 (Non-city resident).  Advance registration required.  -Keeping a small Ruminant:.  Sunday, Mar. 16 from 10AM-Noon. at Spruce Pine Lodge, 2235 Bahama Road, Bahama. A Homesteaders Dream: Every homesteader starts out with a few small ruminants to clear land, milk or shear.  Whether you're planning on getting a ruminant now or years down the road this class will help get you started.  We will discuss the rumen, what th  Every homesteader starts out with a few small ruminants to clear land, milk or shear.  Whether you're planning on getting a ruminant now or years down the road this class will help get you started.  We will discuss the rumen, what they eat and can't eat,.  -Butter Making for Kids:.  Saturday, Mar. 29 from 10AM-11AM. at Leigh Farm Park, 370 Leigh Farm Road, Durham. We will briefly go over the history of butter making while making some of our very own butter.  This class is for children ages 5 – 12.  Parents must stay with their children. COST: $1 (City resident); $6 (Non-city resident). Advance registration required.  

ENO RIVER STATE PARK -  For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office - 919-383-1686. 919-620-9099 x 207 .  -Birdwatching.  Sat, Mar 15, 9a.  Join Our Expert Birder To Find Out What Birds Are Migrating Through Our Park.  Must Be At Least 12 Years Of Age To Participate.  -Water Bugs.  Sat, Mar 15M 10:30a.  Join A Park Ranger In A Water Adventure Where We Will Look For Water Bugs In The River.  Kids Of All Ages Are Welcomed.  -Turtle Talk.  Sun, Mar 16, 3p. (No Registration Required) Join Us For Durham County Creek Week And Find Out What Turtles Are Found In And Around The Eno.

FRANK GALLERIES - #109 E Franklin St  Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919)730.6130.  

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS - .  Hours: 11-6 Mon–Th, 11-8 Fri & Sat, 1-4 Sun.  919-732-7741 or visit gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, handcrafted furniture, pottery, mosaics & fiber art. .  -"Twenty Two Squared".  thru Mar. 23.  a group show by the gallery’s owner/artists.  -“It’s All About the Story”;.  the gallery’s artists respond, in their own mediums, to stories by North Carolina author Jill McCorkle from her book “GOING AWAY SHOES.” Thru Mar. 23.

HORACE WILLIAMS HOUSE - 610 E Rosemary St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Phone:(919) 942-7818 .  -elin o'Hara slavick "Heterotopias", an exhibition of collages.  Reception: Sunday, Mar.  2 from 2:00-4p exhibition- through Mar.  30

.  Preservation Chapel Hill is honored to host  "Heterotopias," an  exhibition of collages by elin o'Hara slavick, Professor of Visual Art, Theory and Practice at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. slavik received her MFA in Photography from th.  

MORRISVILLE CoC - Morrisville Chamber of Commerce, located at 260 Town Hall Drive, Ste. A, Morrisville.

OCCONEECHEE MOUNTAIN PARK -  For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office – 919-383-1686 .  -Beginner Birders Hike.  Sat, Mar 15, 8:30A.  If You’Ve Ever Wondered What Those Birds Are Skirting Around Your Yard, Come On Out For This Hour Long Walk.  This Hike Will Focus On Learning The Basics Of Bird Identification And, Of Course, Looking At Some Birds.  Bring Your Binoculars And Field Guides.  -Beginning Fishing.  Sat, Mar 15, 10:30A.  Kids, Ages 6-12, Come And Learn Basic Angling Skills.  All Equipment Provided.  Participants Must Be Accompanied By Adult 18 Years Or Older.

PLEIADES GALLERY - 109 E Chapel Hill St  Durham, NC 27701 (919) 797-2706 Kim Wheaton  -Glow.  Friday, Feb. 28, 6-9p, Pleiades Gallery invites you to join Jena and Saba for an Artists' Salon on Thursday, Feb. 27, 6-8p. The show runs from Feb. 18 - Mar.  8.  is a radiant collection of new work by Pleiades Gallery artists Jena Matzen and Saba Barnard that showcases their individual talents as jeweler and painter.  Using their respective mediums and subject matter – which share elements of pattern, bold color.  -DWELL.  running from Mar.  11-30 at Pleiades Fine Art Gallery in Durham, N.C.,.  a provocative new show featuring Jim Adams and Sandra Elliott, will explore and challenge stock assumptions and perceptions about the relationship between art, architecture and interior design.

SCRAP EXCHANGE - 923 Franklin St., Durham, NC  27701 919-688-6960 .  -Free Community Knitting Night, 1st & 3rd Thursdays, 6-9 p.m.

THRU THIS LENS - 303 East Chapel Hill Street, Durham, NC 27701 Roylee Duvall, 919.687.0250 throughthislens@gmail.com .  -The Five Mona Lisa's, Four Enigmas and Some Juicy Surfaces.  through Mar.  15.  Photographs by Eleanor Mills.   -40 Years a Photographist: Experiments in Color and Form.  Opening Reception: Friday, Mar. 21, 6-9 PM.  Photographs by Bernard Herman. Select works featuring a unique photographic process Mr. Herman invented, making his own color prints from black and white negatives.

TRIANGLE RECORDER SOCIETY - Spring Workshop.  Mar. 15, 9am to 5p. Carolina Friends School in Durham Features expert teachers and a wide range of class offerings for recorder players from low intermediate to advanced skills. Voices, strings, early reeds and brass are welcome in several classes. Participants can select from four or more class offerings fo

TRIANGLE STAMP CLUB - .  Monday, Mar.  10, 7:30P. Church of the Holy Family, 200 Hayes Road, Chapel Hill, NC For more information, contact Nan Burby at Triangle Stamp Club, an affiliate of the American Philatelic Society, will meet at  Member Dietrich Schroeer will make a presentation on "Hans Sachs: Meistersinger Extraordinaire,"  to be followed by a mini-auction.  Visitors are welcome.

TRIANGLE WEAVERS GUILD - .  Monthly Meetings, 7p.  Triangle Weavers, Inc is a nonprofit corporation providing community outreach and shared learning experiences in weaving, dyeing, basketry, felting, spinning, knitting and surface design. Open monthly meetings feature educational programs given by noted a.  

TYNDALL GALLERIES - University Mall, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 919-942-2290 .  -Jane Filer.  Opening Reception, Saturday, Mar. 15, 7 – 9 pm with Andy Coats on Blues Guitar.  Exhibit: Mar. 13 – April 5.  The Blue Earth, new paintings.  

UNC LIBRARIES -  919-493-6699 Liza Terll, Friends of the Library Free and open to the public.  -Unc Library’S 7 Millionth Book Celebration.  Thursday, Mar. 20, 5:30p – Reception and opportunity to view 1573 poetry book by Juan Latino. Location: FedEx Global Education Center (301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, 27516) . 6 p.m. – Lecture by scholar Michael Gómez: “Juan Latino and the Dawn of Modernity”.

VESPERTINE CRAFTS - Photography Event Featuring Local Musicians       Photography Exhibit by Kim Hawks featuring & celebrating our local musicians. Reception March 14th from 6-9 @ Vespertine gallery. Exhibit runs from March 10 - April 5th. Vespertine open 7 days a week.      Reception March 14th, 6-9pm 2nd Friday Art Walk           118B East Main St. Carrboro, NC          919.356.6825 Ginna or Olivia   Free: Reception with refreshments                                                                         

WOMANCRAFT GIFTS - New Location! 370 E.Main St, Suite 170, Carrboro, NC 27510 919-939-3300  -“March Glass Madness: Live Demo of Glass Bead Creation by Designer Liz Mitchell” ArtWalk at WomanCraft in Carrboro.  Friday, Mar. 14, 6-9p.   Brenda Scott, free.

WOOF GANG BAKERY & GROOMING - 103 Meadowmont Village Circle, Chapel Hill, NC 27517; phone 919-869-7265.