Calendar of Events, February 21 - Thursday, February 27

Feb. 20, 2014 @ 03:26 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


BETHANY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF DURHAM - Yard and Book sale.  Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014 from 8 am to 1 pm. their new Fellowship Center 2903 Guess Road on Includes gently used, clean, working items—furniture, small applianc-es, yard tools and furniture, home decor items, children’s toys, games * NO CLOTHING* Book sale includes all kinds of paperbacks and hard cover books.  919-477-6659

CHURCH OF RECONCILIATION PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - “Reflections About Celtic Christianity.”   Feb. 23, 9:30 to 10:30. 110 Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919) 929-2127Adult Education Committee:  Howard and Nancy Corson Carter will present art, poetry, song.  

CROSS ROADS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - Fellowship Hall, 3302 N. NC 119 * Corner of Dickey Mill Rd * 5 miles from Downtown.

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 106 Purefoy Rd., Chapel Hill 942-2050 -Window on Nature - Paintings by Emily Eve Weinstein.  Thru Feb. 23, Mon - Thurs 10a - 2p, Fri 10a - noon, call for Sunday hours.  artist - Emily Eve Weinstein, oils and acrylics. 

DURHAM - COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH - 4821 Barbee Road, Durham (919) 544-1319 Rev. Percy R. Chase. -Black History Program.  Feb. 23rd at 3:00PM.  The youth of the church will share poems, speeches, songs, skits, and instrumental music.  The church is inviting the community to join them and enjoy a variety of Black History activities at this event.

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, 10:30 am. Show continues through April 9, paintings by Mara Bisho. 

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH - 9112 Bethe Hickory Grove Church Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 919-929-4491.   -Fitness Ministry.  Feb. 24, Feb. 27, twice weekly, Monday, & Thursday, evenings.  Fitness classes , low & high impact aerobics routines. Calorie burning , exhilarating, & fun.

KEHILLAH SYNAGOGUE - Chapel Hill Community Yard Sale.  Sunday, Feb. 2,  9a - 1p. 1200 Mason Farm Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27514. Features Clothing, Furniture, Toys, Electronics, Benefits Local Synagogue’s Educational Programs.   -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 **R.S.V.P. for Shabbat Lunch & Dessert reception is required by October 18 to -Black Bus.  Feb. 22, 7-9p.

KOSALA BUDDHIST CENTER - 711 West Rosemary Street, Suite E Carrboro, NC 919-537-9546 Wendy Free, but donations are appreciated -General Meditation Class.  Wednesday, Feb. 26 (every Wednesday), 7-8:30p.  No previous experience necessary.  free/donation.  -Meditation 101.  Tuesday, Feb. 25, (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

MORNING STAR MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - 4610 Fayetteville Road, Durham, NC 27713.  Phone number (919) 544-8596. 

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. 23, (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, Feb. 23, (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. 23., (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.   -Monday Noon Book Group.  Monday, Feb. 24, (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. 24, (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.  -LIGHT UP YOUR WINTER 2014.  Contact for times, subjects.  Wednesday evening series at United Church of Chapel Hill.   -Unraveling the Mystery of Sleep.  Sunday, Feb. 23, 12:10.  The Health Ministries Committee of United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, offers a monthly conversation on health topics.   This month’s topic:  “Unraveling the Mystery of Sleep” will be presented by Alyson Breisch, MSN, RN, FCN -.   -John's River Valley Camp Luncheon.  Sunday, Feb. 23, 12:15 pm.  There will be a luncheon at United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, for all who have attended and/or who are interested in attending John's River Valley Camp this summer.  For more information, or 919-942-3540.  -Planning Meeting For The 25Th Alternative Gift Market (1989-2014).  Sunday, Feb. 23.  Over the past 24 years, more than a quarter of a million dollars has been raised through the Alternative Gift Market  for development projects around the world through Church World Service for development projects around the globe.  This year’s market in.   -Bible Discovery Classes.  Wednesday, Feb. 24, (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.  -Celebration of Love Luncheon.  Saturday, Feb. 22, 12:00—2:00.  for our seniors  (male and female) age 62 and up will be held on. 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, Februar.   -HBCU Paraphernalia Day.  Sunday, Feb. 23, 12n—2p.  If you did not attend an HBCU, wear your college sweatshirt (attire).  If you did not attend a college or if you are pre-college age, wear the attire for the college/university of your choice.  We look forward to another Sunday for showing our pride for. 

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. 24, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915.   -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Feb. 27, 7-8p (Every Thursday). Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham.  919-383-4236.

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 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. Overeaters, anorexics, bulimics welcome. -Weekly Meeting.  Friday, Feb. 21, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham.  -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Feb. 22, 10-11:30a. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham.  -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Feb. 22, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham.  -Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, Feb. 25, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham.  -Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Feb. 26, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham.  -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Feb. 27, 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.



THE ARC OF DURHAM COUNTY - Northgate Park, 300 West Club Blvd  Tonya Merritt at The Arc office (919) 493-8141 or email  -Masquerade Ball.  Friday, Feb. 21, 7:00 - 10:00 pm. Durham Armory, 212 Foster St.

SWING DANCE - Dancing at the Gardens: Swing                , Sat, February 22, 2014, 7 – 11p,

DUKE WIND SYMPHONY: - 40th annual Viennese Ball.  Saturday, March 1 7:00-11:00pm. Freeman Center (1415 Faber St.), Duke University Enjoy an elegant evening with food, music, and Viennese dance! Authentic Viennese dance lessons are included. Dress is semi-formal to formal.  $12 single, $20 couple;  Tickets:

SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance.  Thursday, Feb. 27, 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.

SALSA SOCIAL -  Saturday, Feb. 22, 6-9:30p. Triangle Dance Studio, 2603 S Miami Blvd, Durham 919-245-0822DJ Abuelo Salsero Jack spins during the weekly salsa social Call for information on this and other salsa nights in the Triangle

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

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.  -Couples: El Paso Slide.  Friday, Feb. 21.  DJ: Dale Tharrington. 

TRIANGLE SWING DANCE SOCIETY - Murphey School, Shared Visions Center, 3717 Murphy School Rd Durham, NC 27705. Members/Students $8, Non-members $12.

WEST COAST SWING CLASSES -  Tuesday, Feb. 25, 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, Feb. 22, 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. There will be a special Pre-Thanksgiving Market on Tuesday, Nov. 26th, from 3-6pm.

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Feb. 22, 8a-noon (every Saturday). 201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Feb. 22, 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, Feb. 22, 8a-12 noon. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Tuesday, Feb. 25, 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, Feb. 22, 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, Feb. 22, 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, Feb. 27, 3:30 – 6:30p. Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill



RETRO CLASSICS FILM SERIES - Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St.,

UNC ROMANCE LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Tournées Film Festival.  Feb. 26 -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.  -La Pirogue.  Tuesday, Feb. 25:  6:30p, films start at 7pm.  -Le Tableau.  Thursday, Feb. 27,  6:30p, films start at 7pm.



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.

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



BURWELL SCHOOL - 319 N. Churton St.  Hillsborough, Nc 27278 919-732-7451 Rebecca Ryan, -Lecture by Steve Peck:  Elizabeth Hobbs Keckly.  Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 7pm.

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 -. -Weight Loss Surgery Support Group.  Tuesday, Feb. 25, 6 p.m.  Duke Regional Hospital hosts a weight loss surgery support group to facilitate discussion on topics related to adjustment before and after weight loss surgery. February’s meeting will discuss healthy tips for dining out and will be held at the Duke Center. 

JAMES E. SHEPARD SERTOMA CLUB'S - Annual Heritage/ Freedom Week.  Saturday, Feb. 22, 10a. Antioch Baptist Church , 1415 Holloway st. Durham. Breakfast 919-598-9988.Breakfast Celebration..  Dr. Freddie Parker..History Professor. NCCU will be the guest speaker. Pres. Lonnie D. Hammond.

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.

MCINTYRE’S BOOKS - 240 Market Street, Pittsboro, NC 27312 (919) 542-3030.   -Leslie M. Rupracht and Lisa Zerkle.  Sunday, Feb. 23, 2:00 pm.  Reading as part of the North Carolina Poetry Society readings series. With Beth Ann Cagle.

NC WRITER’S NETWORK – DURHAM COUNTY -. -Durham Voices Creative Writing Group.  Tuesday, Feb. 25, (1st and 3rd Tuesday, of every month), 6-8:30p. Hayti Heritage Center,  804 Old Fayetteville St. Durham, NC 27701 919-295-0176. Adults of all experience levels welcome!   -Third Fridays With The Hinge.  Friday, Feb. 21, 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. 

SENIOR PHARM-ASSIST - Welcome to Medicare” seminar.  Feb. 24, 9-11 a.m.. Durham Center for Senior Life, 406 Rigsbee Ave. Please register to attend by calling (919) 688-4772. This free session is designed for individuals who will soon be Medicare-eligible and provides an overview of the options available. Current Medicare beneficiaries or caregivers are also welcome. 

UNC BOARD - Spangler Center, 910 Raleigh Rd, Chapel Hill. 919-962-4592 Joni Worthington, Vice President for Communications, at 919-962-4629.  -Regular session on A tentative agenda and schedule of meetings* are attached.  Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Marketplace Café of Building C on the SAS campus, located at 100 SAS Campus Drive in Cary.  -State Board of Community Colleges and University of North Carolina Board of Governors will meet jointly at 11 a.m.  Following the regular meeting.

UNC GLOBAL AMERICAN SOUTH CONFERENCE - “Cities, Rivers and Cultures of Change.  Feb. 21-22. FedEx Global Education Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Rethinking and Restoring the Environments of the Global American South,” The conference is free and open to the public. The conference will address the shifts in the way water is thought about, used and protected; rapid immigration and demographic change UNC Global contact: Katie Bowler Young, (919) 962-4504, kbowler@unc.eduFor more information, please see:



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. 26, 10p-1a. (every Wednesday).  -2 fer- acoustic eclectic.  Thursday, Feb. 27, 7:30-9p (every Thursday).

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 [Call/check web for times] -Clive Carroll.  Tuesday, Feb. 25, 8p.

BEYU CAFFE - 335 W. Main Street, Durham 919-683-1058 -Gary Brunotte Jazz Duo.  Feb. 24, 7-9p (every Monday).

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.  Feb. 24, (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. 25 (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. 27, (third Thursdays).    No cover!  -The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs.  Friday, Feb. 21, 6-8p.

BOWBARR - 705 W Rosemary St. Carrboro.

CAROLINA THEATRE - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030.   -Brett Dennen.  Monday, Feb. 24, 8p.  -The Mavericks are back. Friday, Feb. 28, 8p The country-steeped garage band has reunited in 2012 after an eight-year hiatus. With their new album, In Time, the band that defied definitions, blurred genres, and made everybody feel good is back. Showing that the Mavericks have once again found the way to make genre-defying soul music.              

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.  -Piano Master Class with Lise de la Salle.  Friday, Feb. 21, 3p. Nelson Music Room, East Duke Building, Duke University Free and open to the public.  Info: 919-660-3333 or http://music.duke.eduPresented in association with Duke Performances.   -Randall Love, piano.  Sunday, Feb. 23, 4p. Baldwin Auditorium, Duke University Free admission.  Info: 919-660-3333 or http://music.duke.eduWorks of Beethoven, Brahms, and Chopin.   -Gabriel Richard, violin; Fred Raimi, cello; Jane Hawkins, piano.  Thursday, Feb. 27, 8p. Nelson Music Room, East Duke Building, Duke University Free admission.  Info: 919-660-3333 or http://music.duke.eduWorks by Schubert: Fantasy for Violin and Piano and Trio in E-Flat, Op. 100. 

DUKE WIND SYMPHONY: - 40th annual Viennese Ball.  Saturday, March 1 7:00-11:00pm. Freeman Center (1415 Faber St.), Duke University Enjoy an elegant evening with food, music, and Viennese dance! Authentic Viennese dance lessons are included. Dress is semi-formal to formal.  $12 single, $20 couple;  Tickets:

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713 $5.  -JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, Feb. 23, 7p.  -Scott Sawyer/Keith Ganz Quartet.  Sat. Feb. 22, 8p.  Guitarists, Scott Sawyer and Keith Ganz do a rare performance together with jason Foureman - bass, Mike D'Angelo-drums.  , $15, $10 (students).

DURHAM SYMPHONY - PO Box 1993 Durham, NC 27702 919.491.6576

THE GOAT - Tommy Edwards.  Friday, Feb. 21, 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. 25, 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. 26(every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.    $8.  -The Nighthawks.  Friday, Feb. 21, 8p.  The Nighthawks Have Been Around For More Than Three Decades Performing Their Roll-Up-Your-Sleeves/Drive To The Next Gig Overnight/Carry Your Own Gear Up The Steps And Night After Night Make People Happy Kind Of Band. Originally Pegged As A “Roots Rock” Ba  $15 ADV/$20 DOS.  -The Nigel Experience.  Saturday, Feb. 22, 8p.  Mark A. Jones Aka “Nigel” Is A Local R&B Artist Born And Raised In The “Great Bull City,”  Durham N.C. Nigel Has Performed With Soul Play From Durham, Nc And The Heartbeat Band From Raleigh, NC. $8 ADV/$10 DOS.  -Randy Mccallister.  Thursday,  Feb. 27.  Randy McAllister is one of the premier singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist to emerge from Texas, and one of our favorite repeat acts here at Papa Mojo’s Roadhouse.  $12 ADV-$15 DOS.

PINECONE - The Shape Note Sing.  Sunday, Mar. 9 (every 2nd 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.  Feb. 26, (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. 3717 Murphey School Rd., Durham, at the intersection with Old NC 10. 919.656.7407Triangle 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. Donna Campbell, Producer,

SPARTACUS - The Originals: Gil Scott-Heron & Oscar Brown, Jr.  Saturday Feb. 22. 4139 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC 27707 Live Band and Show!

TRIANGLE GUITAR SOCIETY    -Silviu Ciulei.  Saturday, Feb. 15, 5pm. at the home of Jake Freiberger and Sharon Palsha, 830 Kenmore Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Randy Reed ( and Flamenco Guitar, Salon recital. 

TRIANGLE JEWISH CHORALE - (TJC Website). -Choral Workshop with Allan Friedman - All Singers Welcome.  Sunday, Feb. 23, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Levin Jewish Community Center, 1937 W. Cornwallis Rd, Durham 919-493-1288The workshop will discuss universal choral skills like phrasing, choral breathing, score marking, and listening with your section as well as to other sections of the choir. Choristers will learn how to sing in Ladino and Yiddish (you don't have to be Jewi $15 before February 15; $25 at the door.

UNC DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC - Carolina Jazz Festival - UNC Faculty Jazz Ensemble.  -Fred and Gail Fearing Jazz for a Friday Afternoon UNC Jazz Combos with Rahsaan Barber, saxophones, and Roland Barber, trombone. 4:00 pm, Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall.  Friday, Feb. 21,  4p. Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall.  -Carolina Performing Arts , Wayne Shorter Quartet.  Friday, Feb. 21,  8p. Memorial Hall.  -Jazz After Hours Evening Jam Session, 10:30 pm, West End Wine Bar, Chapel Hill.  Friday, Feb. 21, 10:30p. West End Wine Bar, Chapel Hill.  -"Not the Whole Story(ville): Learning from New Orleans Jazzwomen,”  Sherrie Tucker (University of Kansas), 2:00 pm, Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall.  Saturday, Feb. 22, 2p. Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall.  -Jazz Workshop.  Saturday, Feb. 22, 4p. Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall with Rahsaan Barber, saxophones, and Roland Barber, trombone.   -Scholarship Benefit Concert  UNC Jazz Band with Rahsaan Barber, saxophones, and Roland Barber, trombone,  8:00 pm, Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall,  $10 general admission ($5 students, UNC faculty and staff),  tickets available at the door.  Saturday, Feb. 22, 8p. Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall.  -American Musicological Society Southeast Chapter Spring Meeting.  Sunday, Feb. 23.   visit for more information.



ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 [Call/check web for times] -Forensics by Richard Krawiec.  Sunday Feb. 23, 3pm.  A dark comedy about a love triangle involving a woman, her new lover, her adult son, and the Forensic psychologist who wields power over all of them. It explores issues of boundaries, sexuality and violence. Directed by Al Singer. Starring Christine Roger.  Free. This staged reading is part of the Almost Ready series of staged readings of full length plays.

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  -Third Date Presents.  Feb. 28 and March 1 at 8pm.  Tickets available for purchase at: Date returns to Common Ground Theatre for their first performances of 2014. These four veteran actors will create a one hour improvised show based on your suggestions. Their scenes are a comic and sometimes bittersweet exploration of relationships.  $10-General.

DEEP DISH THEATER COMPANY -. -Arcadia.  Feb. 28-March 22. Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., and Sunday (matinee) at 2 p.m.  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.  Saturday, March 1 at 7:30pm.



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

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 [Call/check web for times] -Artists’ Salon.  Friday, Feb. 21st from 6:30-9 pm. in the West End Theatre at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro. February's topic will be "Artist & Venue Matchmaking". Our guest presenter will be Meg McGurk (Executive Director, Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership) and representatives from 2nd Friday ArtWalk venues. Light refreshments will be served. Salons are free, fo. 

CARRBORO LIBRARY - "Life is a Beautiful Thing".  Exhibit thru Feb. 21.  A tribute to Sophie Steiner and her peers. 

CENTER FOR DOCUMENTARY STUDIES - Center for Documentary Studies, 1317 W. Pettigrew St., -Legendary: Inside the House Ballroom Scene.  Saturday, Feb. 22.  The exhibit of photographs by CDS/Honickman First Book Prize in Photography recipient Gerard H. Gaskin. His radiant color and black-and-white photographs take us inside the culture of house balls, where gay and transgender men and women, mostly African Am. 

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY - 1215 E Franklin St., (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques) 919-636-4557,   -“Does an Artist Have a Moral Responsibility?.”   Friday, Feb. 21, 6-9PM. Exhibit thru Feb. 28. 1215 E. Franklin St. (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques), Chapel Hill, 919-636-4557, Artist Reception Changed Due To Weather.  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. 

CHAPEL HILL BIRD CLUB - Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Dr., Chapel Hill.  Kent Fiala, Admission is free and the public is invited.  -Monday, Feb. 24 at 7:30 p.m. at Binkley Baptist Church in Chapel Hill.  The featured speaker will be Scott Winton, who will talk on Mattamuskeet Waterfowl and Climate Change. Scott Winton is a PhD candidate studying environmental science and policy at the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University.  He works in the. 

A DRINK FOR TOMORROW, - One In Eight Banquet.  Friday, Feb. 21st at 7pm. in the Kenan Center. Amazing food, speakers, and a silent auction where you can learn more about the global water crisis, our international project coming up this summer, as well as ADFT as an organization! Can't wait to see you there, tickets can be purchased on our website. 

DUKE GARDENS -  919-668-6451 Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications, -Last Friday' - Exhibition opening.  Artist’s reception: Friday Feb. 21, from 6:00 to 9p, Plants of Distinction: Hellebores in the Winter Garden, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, 2:30p – 4p, 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.  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 Feb. 23.  a group show by the gallery’s owner/artists.

MORRISVILLE CoC - Annual Holiday Potluck. Morrisville Chamber of Commerce, located at 260 Town Hall Drive, Ste. A, Morrisville. -Dr. Stephen Scott.  Thursday, Feb. 27, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 260 Town Hall Drive, Ste. A  Morrisville. The Wake Tech President will talk about the plans for the new campus to be located in Morrisville.

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 -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.  -The ABCs of Reuse.  Friday, Feb. 21, 6:30 - 9:30.  Humans have been reusing and repurposing materials since pre-history, but it’s only been in the last century that this practice has been viewed as shameful. Through her work in the mosaic medium, artist Jeannette Brossart considers reuse a personal challe. 

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.  Opening reception 3rd Friday, Feb. 21 and on display through March 15, 2014.  Photographs by Eleanor Mills. 

TRIANGLE RECORDER SOCIETY - Monthly meeting -.  Feb. 23, 2:30p to 5pm (third Sunday of each month from September through June).  A group of recorder players of all skill levels from throughout the triangle. Novices are welcome. This session will be lead by Jennifer Streeter of Cary.  Bring your recorders and music stand and join us for affordable fun.

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.   -Sarah Saulson, Syracus University School of Art presenting Windows Into Weaving: My Life As a Weaver. Program includes her work supporting contemporary weavers in Ghana and Guatemala.  Thursday, Feb. 28, 7p.  Saulson will chart her personal weaving history and creative influences. Her enduring passion has been the interaction of color and structure. Her interests have evolved from an original focus on contemporary Summer and Winter structure to painted warps. 

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

WOOF GANG BAKERY & GROOMING - Store opening.  Saturday, Feb. 22. 103 Meadowmont Village Circle, Chapel Hill, NC 27517; phone 919-869-7265. Woof Gang Bakery Chapel Hill is a locally-owned small business, providing a one-stop-shop for all pet care needs, including healthy, natural pet foods and treats, and grooming services.