Calendar of Events, February 14 - Thursday, February 20

Feb. 13, 2014 @ 11:29 AM

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


CROSS ROADS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - Fellowship Hall, 3302 N. NC 119, Corner of Dickey Mill Rd * 5 miles from Downtown.  -Valentine's Dinner Catered by Outback Steakhouse. Thursday, Feb. 20,  6-7:30p Steak or Chicken Dinner, Nursery Available,  Free Hot Dogs for Kids 6 & Under  Grant Kapp (336) 213-2609 or James Wells (919) 563-3833 Purchase Tickets from:  Church Office (336) 578-2003 $15 each, Dine In/Take Out.

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 106 Purefoy Rd., Chapel Hill 942-2050  -Window on Nature - Paintings by Emily Eve Weinstein. Thru Feb. 16, Mon - Thurs 10a - 2p, Fri 10a - noon, call for Sunday hours artist - Emily Eve Weinstein, oils and acrylics     

COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - Youth Sunday. Sunday, Feb. 16, 11am worship service. Excellence In Black Program 2620 Weaver Street, Durham, NC    

ENO RIVER UNITARIAN - 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham.  -River Rhythms! West African Drumming. Weekly drumming groups meets on Sundays, 7 - 8:30p Beginners are welcome! Please contact to reserve a loaner drum.  919-644-1335  Kathy Hopwood,  or (919) 644-1335 Free

GLENN'S GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST - 7001 Guess Rd. Rougemont, NC.  -Annual Black History Service on. Sunday, Feb. 16, 10:45a The speaker will be Rev. Milton Dickerson.  Dinner will be served immediately following morning worship.  Dr. TC Nicholson is the Pastor.     

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

KOSALA BUDDHIST CENTER - 711 West Rosemary Street, Suite E Carrboro, NC 919-537-9546 Wendy Webber Free, but donations are appreciated -General Meditation Class. Wednesday, Feb. 19(every Wednesday), 7-8:30p No previous experience necessary.     free/donation  -Meditation 101. Tuesday, Feb. 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)

MORNING STAR MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - Annual Health Fair. Saturday, February 22, 10a - 1p MSMBC will have the following booths: Blood Pressure Screening, Dentistry, Cardiovascular Disease, Pharmacy, Breast Cancer Awareness, Medicine Consultations, Glucose checks, Weight Control 4610 Fayetteville Road, Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church Church office contact (919) 544-8596 Frankie Perry, FREE Healthy Snacks Will Be Served

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540.   Richard Edens, Co-Senior Pastor,919-942-3540 -Youth Vesper Worship Service. Sunday, Feb. 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.  -Senator Ellie Kinnaird. Feb. 16, after the 11 am service, The former Senator will meet with persons interested in making participation in self-governance as broad and inclusive as possible.  For more information, please speak with Kathy Murray ( or contact the church office ( or 919-942-3540).  -Spanish Language Worship. Sunday, Feb. 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, Feb. 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. 7pm 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.  For more information, www.unitedchu.  -Monday Noon Book Group. Monday, Feb. 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, Feb. 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. Coffee and tea are     General, $10.00 for Students, Seniors, Military,  -Chancel Choir. (every) Wednesday,  7:30 pin the Music Room. -Air Quality And Children’S Health, February 16, 10Am.  Dr. Kathy Shea, will talk about the links between air quality and children’s health, globally and locally.  -Valentine’s Dance At United Church Of Chapel Hill On February 14, 7:30 - 10 Pm (Fellowship Hall).  Live dance music will be provided by the Ambassadors Big Band at United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd on Friday evening, February 14.   Bill and Tim Rinehart, piano and string bass, and Renee McBride, piano, will entertain.  -O, How Lovely Is The Evening: A Midwinter Hymn Sing, Sunday, February 16 (6 Pm, Assembly Hall).  United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, will join voices in the round and spend the evening sharing hymns, gospel songs, and spirituals with one another on February 16 beginning at 6pm. This will be a casual evening of fun.  -Stations Of The Heart, United Church’S Monday Noon Book Study, Monday, Feb. 17, 12 Noon The Monday Noon Book Group of United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, is reading Richard Lischer's new book, Stations of the Heart.  Bring a sack lunch and join them.  For more information, or 919-942-3540. -LIGHT UP YOUR WINTER 2014. Contact for times, subjects Wednesday evening series at United Church of Chapel Hill.  -Bible Discovery Classes. Wednesday, Feb. 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. -Gideon Guys February Breakfast. Saturday, Feb. 15th at 830a, Join the Gideon Guys for breakfast and fellowship. Please take advantage of this opportunity to deepen your relationship with your spiritual brothers and with God.  Our guest this month will be Dr. Keith Pigues, Dean of the NCCU School of Business. -The Celebration of Love Luncheon. Saturday, Feb. 22, 12:00—2:00. for our seniors  (male and female) age 62 Join us in the Fellowship Hall for an afternoon of entertainment, games, fun and food. If you plan to attend, you must register with the church office at 919-688-8136 by Wednesday, February 19 so we can prepare for your participation.  -North Carolina Central University Day. Sunday on Feb. 16th. Please wear maroon and gray in support of North Carolina Central University.     

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, Feb. 17, 8 - 9p (Every Monday)  Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915.  -Weekly Meeting. Thursday, Feb. 20, 7-8p (Every Thursday)  Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham.  919-383-4236    

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting. Wednesday, Feb. 19, 7p - 8:30p Can't get your money right?  Ruining your life?  We can help! 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. (919) 683-3013 (Robin) or (919) 274-7463 (Tom) 

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


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

SALSA SOCIAL -  Saturday, Feb. 15, 6-9:30p DJ Abuelo Salsero Jack spins during the weekly salsa social Triangle Dance Studio, 2603 S Miami Blvd, Durham 919-245-0822   Call for information on this and other salsa nights in the Triangle

STUDIO A DANCEARTS -  Offering classes in creative movement, ballet, jazz and contemporary dance 1714 Legion Rd, Chapel Hill 919-929-5201   

TRIANGLE SINGLES DANCE ClUB - Weekly Dance. 8p to 8:30p: 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  -Two Step. Saturday, Feb 15 DJ: JR Holloway     

TRIANGLE SWING DANCE SOCIETY TSDS Valentine’s Swing Dance with Hot Club of North Carolina: Valentine Edition. Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St Carrboro, NC 27510Please arrive by 6:45 to get through the line and be ready for the 7 p.m. beginner lesson.Dance from 8-11 p.m. with the live music. Members/Students $8 Non-members $12 Members/Students $8, Non-members $12

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


CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market - New Hours! Saturday, Feb. 15, 9a-Noon. Wed. market, 3-6:30p. All products come from within a 50-mile radius. 301 W Main St 7 am-noon Saturdays and 3:30-6:30 pm Wednesdays 919-280-3326   There will be a special Pre-Thanksgiving Market on Tuesday, Nov. 26th, from 3-6pm.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


RETRO CLASSICS FILM SERIES - Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St.,  -Dirty Dancing & Road House. Friday, Feb. 14, 7-11:30p      

UNC ROMANCE LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Tournées Film Festival. Feb. 19 -27. The screenings will be held in the on campus and are free and open to the public. Doors open at  All films are in French with English subtitles. The schedule is as follows:  Nelson Mandela Auditorium of the FedEx Global Education Center    Free  -Le Bonheur d’Elza. Wednesday, Feb. 19, 6:30p, films start at 7pm      


DURHAM FAMILY THEATRE - Trinity United Methodist Church, 215 N. Church St., downtown Durham, NC (919) 286-5717, Jenny Justice Cost: $125, 10% discount for 2nd child in family enrolled  -"Brigid Without A Story," a musical fantasy to enchant every age,. Friday, Feb. 14 at 7pm and Sat., Feb. 15 at 2 pm. We are excited to welcome audiences into a land that disappeared more than 2,000-years-ago. A land of shape-shifters, wolves, fairies, silkies and leprechauns.     

RESEARCH TRIANGLE CHARTER ACADEMY - Enrollment Information Meeting. Thursday, Feb. 20, 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. Research Triangle Charter Academy is holding an enrollment information meeting on Thursday, Feb. 20, beginning at 6 p.m. Parents can learn more about the school’s culture, curriculum, and academic results from Principal Devon Carson. School tours will also be available. 2418 Ellis Road, Durham, NC, 27703 919-957-7108 Carol Longoria, free.



Citizen Schools North Carolina - Expanding Opportunity Breakfast. Wednesday, February 26, 7:30-9:00 am. Featuring remarks from Senator Floyd McKissick, Jr., Citizen Schools executives, and a Citizen Schools parent and alumna. Bay 7 - American Tobacco Campus, 318 Blackwell St, Durham, NC 27701 919.636.2927 Jin Ellington, Ticket: $100;

CITY OF DURHAM -  -“How to Increase and Manage Business Growth” – Seminar #4 in the FY13-14 Workshop Series for Small Businesses. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Durham, N.C. 27701  City Hall Council Chambers, 101 City Hall Plaza, 1st Floor.  -Landlord Training Workshop. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  City of Durham Neighborhood Improvement Services Department, Main Conference Room, 807 E. Main St., Suite 2-300, Durham, N.C. 27701    

DURHAM CHRISTIAN WOMEN'S CONNECTION - Luncheon. Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 ~ 9:45a.  Ann Roy and Friends.  "Valentine's Day Improvisation" Croasdaile Village - Commons Dining Room  , 2600 Croasdaile Farms Parkway, Durham, NC 27705    $10.00 all inclusive with hot buffet lunch following the program.

DURHAM SHAMBHALA CENTER - Mindfulness Meditation: Joining Body and Mind. Thursday, Feb. 20,  at 7:30P Ms. Hayashi began studying and practicing Tibetan Buddhism in 1974 and was named an Acharya, a senior teacher within the Shambhala Buddhist tradition. She teaches courses on Buddhism, Shambhala art, and meditation and also works with the Presencing Instit Sanford Institute of Public Policy Rachel Hibberd at or call 314-269-7334. ( and the Buddhist Community at Duke

LUPUS FOUNDATION - Support Group.  For 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. 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   

NC MUSEUM OF LIFE AND SCIENCE - 433 West Murray Avenue Durham, NC 27704 (919) 220-5429  -Museum AfterHours: Science of Eats. Thursday, Feb. 20, 6:30P - 9:30P      $20.00 Museum Members; $24.00 General Public, $10.00 - Grown your own Mushroom Workshop

NC WRITER’S NETWORK – DURHAM COUNTY -  -Durham Voices Creative Writing Group. Tuesday, Feb. 18, (1st and 3rd Tuesday, of every month), 6-8:30p . Adults of all experience levels welcome! Hayti Heritage Center,  804 Old Fayetteville St. Durham, NC 27701 919-295-0176   


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, Feb. 19, 10p-1a. (every Wednesday).  -2 fer- acoustic eclectic. Thursday, Feb. 20, 7:30-9p (every Thursday)      

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

BEYU CAFFE - 335 W. Main Street, Durham 919-683-1058  -Gary Brunotte Jazz Duo. Feb. 17, 7-9p (every Monday)       

BLUE NOTE GRILL -  Offering hickory smoked BBQ & Ribs along with live music. Nothing fancy here just good food and music in a cozy atmosphere. 4125 Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard, Durham, NC 27707.  -Ben Palmer's Jazz Jam with Dot Combo. Feb. 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. Feb. 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, Feb. 20, (third Thursdays)      No cover!  -The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs. Friday, Feb. 14, 6-8p      

BOWBARR - 705 W Rosemary St. Carrboro.    

CAROLINA THEATRE - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030.  -The Wailin’ Jennys. Saturday, Feb. 15, 8 pm.      

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  Free.  -Ilana Davidson, soprano; Oren Fader, guitar; Laura Gilbert, flute; Jonathan Bagg, viola. Friday, Feb. 14, 8p. Music of JS Bach, Villa Lobos, Franz Schubert, Ned Rorem; new works by Duke composers David Kirkland Garner and Vladimir Smirnoff Nelson Music Room, East Duke Building, Duke University Free admission.  Info: 919-660-3333 or  -Katharina Uhde, violin, & Shin-Ae Chun, harpsichord. Saturday, Feb. 15 & Sunday, Feb. 16 J.S. Bach: Complete Obbligato Sonatas for Violin, Parts 1 & 2. Part 1 (Feb. 15):  BWV 1014 in b minor, BWV 1015 in A major, and BWV 1016 in E major. Part 2 (Feb. 16):  BWV 1017 in c minor, BWV 1018 in f minor, and BWV 1019 in G major Nelson Music Room, East Duke Building, Duke University Free admission.  Info: 919-660-3333 or  -The Duke University Wind Symphony — Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant, director. Thursday, Feb. 20, 8p. Joint concert with the Durham Concert Band, Tom Shaffer, conductor. Features the premiere performance of a piece by Duke's own Paul Leary, and works by Bernstein, Grainger, Lauridsen, and others. Baldwin Auditorium, Duke University Free admission.  Info: 919-660-3333 or   

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713  $5  -JAZZ JAM every Sunday. Sunday, Feb. 16, 7p      

DURHAM SYMPHONY - PO Box 1993 Durham, NC 27702 919.491.6576  

THE GOAT - Tommy Edwards. Friday, Feb. 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  

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

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

MELLOW MUSHROOM - Jazzbeau. Tuesday, Feb. 18, 8-10p (every Thursday)  310 West Franklin Street, 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. Feb. 19(every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.   $8  -Ironing Board Sam. Tuesday, Feb. 18 8p We can’t get enough of Sam so we decided to have him here on a weekly basis, every Tuesday Ironing Board Sam will be here and if you have not heard him yet, you have no excuse. Ironing Board Sam has amassed a staggering repertoire of both originals and covers .  -Latin Jazz Night. Thursday, Feb. 20 8p Mojazz W/ Russ Corvey, Gino Faison And Friends. Funky And Soulful Jazz With A Spicy Latin Beat Is What Russ Corvey And Gino Faison Will Be Bringing To The Roadhouse For Latin Jazz Night.     

PINECONE - The Shape Note Sing. Sunday, Feb 16 (every 2 Sunday), 2-4p These sessions are free and open to the public to join in or to sit back and observe! Read more First Presbyterian Church in Durham, 311 E Main St.    

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. Feb. 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)     

SHARED VISIONS CENTER - Murphey School Radio Show. Saturday, March 1, 8p. Triangle literary favorites Wilton Barnhardt and Minrose Gwin, poet Starr Steward, and writer/National Hollering Champion Tony Peacock will join an all-North Carolina troupe for an old-time variety show to benefit local nonprofit agencies. 3717 Murphey School Rd., Durham, at the intersection with Old NC 10. 919.656.7407  Donna Campbell, Producer,   -Silviu Ciulei. Saturday, Feb. 15, 5pm Classical and Flamenco Guitar, Salon recital at the home of Jake Freiberger and Sharon Palsha, 830 Kenmore Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Randy Reed (   

UNC DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC -  -UNC Process Series , Ice Music for Chamber Ensemble, Video, and Dance. Friday, Feb. 14, 4p , Music by Lowell Liebermann, video by Brooks de Wetter-Smith, choreography by Carey McKinley & Nathan Andary , Commissioned by Carolina Performing Arts as part of its 10x10 initiative , 4:00 pm, Fedex Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium    Free and open to the public  -Faculty Recital. Saturday, Feb. 15, 8pm, William S. Newman Artists Series: Clara Yang, piano, Music of Beethoven, Barber, Schumann, and Robert Muczynski Hill Hall Auditorium    $15 general admission ($10students, UNC faculty and staff) , tickets available at the door  -Scholarship Benefit Concert. Tuesday, Feb. 18,  7:30p UNC Symphony Orchestra with winners of the UNC Concerto Competition , Hill Hall Auditorium    $10 general admission ($5 students, UNC faculty and staff) , tickets available at the door  -Scholarship Benefit Concert. Wednesday, Feb. 19,  7:30p UNC Wind Ensemble and UNC Symphony Band , 7:30 pm, Memorial Hall , $15 general admission ($10 students, UNC faculty and staff) , tickets and information (919) 843-3333 Memorial Hall    $15 general admission ($10students, UNC faculty and staff) , tickets available at the door.

Carolina Jazz Festival - UNC Faculty Jazz Ensemble. Wednesday, Feb. 19,  4p  Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall.  -North Carolina Regional Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Festival , 9:00 am, Frank Porter Graham Student Union, Great Hall. Thursday, Feb. 20,  9a  Frank Porter Graham Student Union, Great Hall    


ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 [Call/check web for times]   -The Chuckle and Chortle Comedy Show. Saturday, Feb. 8, 8:30p A Benefit for The Pablove Foundation     

COMMON GROUND THEATRE -  A performance and teaching space located in west Durham, offering performing arts and educational groups a flexible, well-equipped alternative space. Common Ground Theatre, 4815-B Hillsborough Rd., Durham (919) 698-3870 Rachel Klem  -“Small Series”. Feb. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15 at 7:30p An innovative theatre offering by many of the best performers in the Triangle area. Selected artists are encouraged and supported by Common Ground Theatre to find classic one-acts to rehearse and present. With little to no technical aspects to get in the  (919) 384-7817   Tickets: $12- General, $10- Students/Seniors  -Anoo Brod Presents: Improv Evolution. Saturday, Feb. 22 at 8pm What happens after months of diligently studying improv, taking classes, attending retreats and doing scene after scene in the comfy confines of a class? Improv Evolution! Students in Transactors Improv Company's Anoo Tree Brod's "Advanced Performance Cla     Tickets: $6-General


ANIMATION & FINE ART GALLERIES - Original paintings by Ryan McKellar thru April 30, 2014 from 10AM - 6PM 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  

CARRBORO LIBRARY - "Life is a Beautiful Thing". Exhibit thru Feb. 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,  -“Does an Artist Have a Moral Responsibility?” Exhibit thru Feb 28 Join us in February and explore the art of David Taylor.  David’s oil paintings have captured scenes and emotions from the Moral Mondays protests in Raleigh.  During his breaks from painting the serious social  movement, David has created paintings of rur 1215 E. Franklin St. (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques), Chapel Hill, 919-636-4557,    

CHURCH WORLD SERVICE - The 40th Crop Hunger Walk. Thursday, Feb. 20th, 7pm OR Saturday, Feb. 22nd, 10am First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main Street, Located across from the Main Library, (Park in the lot on the corner of Roxboro and Liberty)    

DUKE GARDENS -  919-668-6451 Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications   -Last Friday' - Exhibition opening. Artist’s reception: Friday Feb. 14, from 6:00 to 9p, Exhibition thru Feb.23 'Ma' - the space between -     

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. The gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, handcrafted furniture, pottery, mosaics & fiber art.  919-732-7741 or visit  -"Twenty Two Squared". thru Feb. 163. a group show by the gallery’s owner/artists.     

NORTHGATE MALL - Center Court located at 1058 West Club Boulevard in Durham. (919) 260-5375   

OCCONEECHEE MOUNTAIN PARK -  For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office – 919-383-1686  

PLEIADES GALLERY - 109 E Chapel Hill St  Durham, NC 27701 (919) 797-2706  Kim Wheaton

TransFORM - Transformative art by the Pleiades Gallery artists to help celebrate the new year.  Tuesday, January 7 through Sunday, February 16, 2014. Opening Reception Friday, January 17 from 6-9pm. -Glow. Friday, Feb. 21, 6-9pm, Pleiades Gallery invites you to join Jena and Saba for an Artists' Salon on Thursday, Feb. 27th, 6-8pm. The show runs from Feb. 18 - March 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,     

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

UNC LIBRARIES -  919-493-6699  Liza Terll, Friends of the Library Free and open to the public  -The Cabinet of Curiosities in Word and Image:  500 Years of Representation (and Misrepresentation). Thursday, Feb. 20, 5 p.m. Exhibition viewing | Melba Remig Saltarelli Exhibit Room, 5:30p Program | Pleasants Family Assembly Room  Wilson Special Collections Library    Free

WOMANCRAFT GIFTS - 370 E.Main St, Suite 170, Carrboro, NC 27510 919-939-3300