Calendar of Events, Friday, July 25 - Thursday, July 31

Jul. 24, 2014 @ 11:34 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


COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 106 Purefoy Rd., Chapel Hill 942-2050  -Trena McNabb, "Story Telling__Overlapping transparent Images.”  July 6 through September 7.  acrylics, graphite, pressed leaves and flowers on canvas.

ENO RIVER UNITARIAN - 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham. 919-489-2575, Sun, 9 - 1, M - Th, 10 - 4.  -River Rhythms! West African Drumming.  Weekly drumming groups meets on Sundays, 7 - 8:30p.  Beginners are welcome! Please contact to reserve a loaner drum. Kathy Hopwood,  or (919) 644-1335  Free.  -Ceramic Sculpture.  Sunday, July 27 before and after 10:30 service.  Opening and meet the artists, exhibit by Emily Cox and Margaret Griffin. This show runs through 9/4 at ERUUF, 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham (919-489-2575), M – Th, 10 – 4 and Sun 9 – 1.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH  -Fitness Ministry.  July 28, July 31, 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,  -Buddhism for Everyone:  Wednesday July 30th (every Wednesday), 7-8:30p .  These self-contained classes give a basic introduction to Buddhist philosophy, psychology and meditation. No previous experience necessary.   $10 ($5 for seniors and students).  -Meditation 101:  Tuesday July 29 (every Tuesday), 7-8:15pm.  This class is an introduction to meditation & is perfect for absolute beginners to meditation.   $5 ($3 for seniors and students).

ST. MARKS AME ZION - “An Afternoon of Worship in Song.”  Sunday, July 27, 4p. in the church sanctuary. 531 S Roxboro St, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 688-2092  Featuring the Perry Plus Ensemble.   The service is sponsored by St. Mark’s Silver Leaf Club, The music will feature the diversity of choral music in the African American cultural tradition.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540.  -Vacation Bible SchoolSunday, July 27, 10a.  “Welcome! Give and Receive God’s Great Love,” 2014 Vacation Bible School, at United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, with activities for Elementary School age children and younger will be on the four Sundays of July 13, 20, 27 and A.  -Cancer & Caring.  Sunday, July 27, 10a.  After a diagnosis of cancer, one can face an unchartered journey with unexpected turns, experience many physical and emotional losses, and become immersed in a foreign language of medical jargon.  But there may also be surprising gifts of kindness and hos.  -Invitation To Hear UCCH Youth Sing.  Sunday, July 27, 4p.  Four of the United Church of Chapel Hill Youth Choir members will be spending a week at the Royal School of Church Music Summer Training Course in Raleigh the second week of July. The course finishes with a service of Choral Evensong at St. Michael's Epis.  -Church Softball League.  Sunday, July 27, 3:10p.  United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, will be playing softball with St. Paul AME on Sunday afternoon at 3:10pm on Field 1 at the Homestead Park (next door to the church).  For more information, or 919-942-354.  -Spanish Language Worship At United Church Of Chapel.  Saturday, July 26, 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 A Iglesia Unida De Chapel Hill, 12 Julio, 6 Pm.  Saturday, July 26, 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.  -Sermon Shaping.  Wednesday, July 30, 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.  -Rev. Julio Ramirez-Eve.  Sunday, July 27, 8:30 and 11a.

NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUPS - Weekly Meeting. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 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, July 28, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, July 31, 7-8p (Every Thursday).

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, July 30, 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, July 25, 12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, July 26, 10-11:30a. -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, July 26, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. -Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, July 29, 12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, July 30, 12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, July 31, 12-1:30p.



DSI COMEDY THEATER - Offering performances, classes and workshops. 200 N Greensboro St, Carrboro Offering performances, classes and workshops Call 484-831-5561 Carrie Gorn, http://www.dsicomedytheater.  -LOCAL BUZZ.  Friday, July 25, 8:30p.  Local Buzz, Triangle For Squares: A social media-inspired hyperlocal sketch comedy revue.   $10.  -MISTER DIPLOMAT.  10p.  Diplomat features true stories told by one of the performers, a local celebrity or special guest. Anecdotes inspire a world of absurd scenes, fully improvised by the most aggressive improv comedians in North Carolina. From local crowds at Inside Scoop, Sk   $10.  -IMPROV SLAM MATINEE.  Saturday, July 26, 3p.  DSI proudly offers up Improv SLAM Matinee, our modern freestyle comedy battle. Two crews of improv comedians feed off the crowd to spin an interactive show that has never been seen before. Kick off your Saturday afternoon at our 3PM matinée shows (Kids un   $10.  -IMPROV SLAM.  7p.  DSI proudly offers up IMPROV SLAM, our modern freestyle comedy battle. Two crews of improv comedians feed off the crowd to spin an interactive show that has never been seen before. Kick off your Saturday night with a fast-paced clean comedy show appropria   $10.  -THE THRILL.  8:30p.  A completely improvised and interactive comedy show, "The Thrill" features DSI Faculty Members and All-Stars from the DSI TourCo, North Carolina's Premier Corporate Theater and College Entertainment! They’ve played festivals, corporate retreats, colleges   $10.  -PORK.  10p.  Every weekend DSI presents 5 of the BEST comics in North Carolina on stage for FREE   Free.  -NATURAL SELECTION.  Tuesday, July 29, 8:30p.  DSI Comedy Theater would like to invite EVERYONE out to the Theater for a night of North Carolina improv bondage (Wait, bonding? Yeah, sorry, bonding.) DSI welcomes all North Carolina improvisers, making this show FREE for all improvisers and current stud   $6.  -COMEDY LOTTERY.  Wednesday, July 30.  Comedy Lottery is a luck-of-the-draw open mic produced by DSI. Comedy fans are guaranteed laughs at the Lottery as some of the best AND newest comics in the Triangle wait for their name to be called! Comics interested in going up should arrive 30 minutes   $6.  -HAROLD NIGHT.  Thursday, July 31, 7p.  It’s the format that launched a thousand careers on TV, film, and stages across America. The Harold starts with one suggestion, but where it ends is anyone’s guess as a host of characters take audiences on a never-seen-before improvised adventure. Come in   $10.  -SOCIA COMEDIA.  8:30p.  In this era of iPhones, tablets and Kindle Fires, it's time for a tech-savvy improv show to catapult you onto the cutting edge of comedy. Bring your smart devices, and we'll use them to inspire games and scenes performed by improvisers who've been excited.



SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance.  Thursday, July 31, 7:30- 9:30p. 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, $7.

TRIANGLE SINGLES DANCE CLUB - Weekly Dance.  8:30p to 11pm: Dance.  Great people, Lots of fun, Learn some new dances!  If you have a dance you would like to learn, let me know so that we can find someone to teach that dance! There are NO Dance Lessons during the Summer. Resume in September.   Dances: $5 members, $8 non-members, Annual Membership $25.00.



CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, July 26, 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, July 26, 8a-noon (every Saturday). 201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, July 26, 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.  Thursday, July 31, 3:30 – 6:30p. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Tuesday, July 29, 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, fearringtonfarmersmarket@gmail.com

HILLSBOROUGH FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, July 26, 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, July 26, 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.  Saturday, July 26, 8a - 12noon. Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill



RETRO CLASSICS FILM SERIES - Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St.,  -Return to Oz & Something Wicked This Way Comes.  Friday, July 25, 7p.  919.560.3040 ext. 232 Jim Carl



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.

Summer Theatre Camps 2014 - Teen Internships Available. Trinity Avenue Presbyterian Church, corner of Gregson St. & Trinity Ave., downtown Durham, NC Durham Family Theatre has 4-5 teaching assistant positions available for each camp session. We are looking for teens that are interested in all aspects of theatre and enjoy working with elementary aged children. (You can apply for as many camp sessions as.  -DFT Teen Theatre Conservatory 2014.  July 28 – 26,  9a – 3p plus two evening performances. Monday – Friday (Public performances on final Friday and Saturday nights of the conservatory).  AGES: 12 – 18 years Jenny Justice (MFA, theatre, Boston University; MDiv, Harvard)  $375 (SCHOLARSHIPS are available!).  -Children’s Theatre Camp #2 - July 31 – August 9. -A Play A Day #2 – August 11 – 15. -TIMES: Monday – Friday from 8:45 a – 3p ; public performances on last two.

NORTHGATE MALL - 1058 West Club Boulevard, Durham.

and Durham County Library - Discovery Nook.  Saturday, July 26, 12:30p.  Youth Partners reading stories at 12:30pm with Rags to Riches Theatre at 1:00pm, a creative Durham-based traveling theatre troupe showcasing stories pulled from history, literature and fantasy performing Hansel and Gretel, the beloved German fairy tale of   Free.

WALLTOWN CHILDRENS THEATRE - Skills & Drills added to our 2014 Summer Schedule! 1225 Berkeley Street Call to reserve your spot! 919-286-4545 Cynthia Penn,  Class card options (4 classes only $40) ~ Dates: June 16- August 5, 2014​.



DURHAM BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL CHAIN - Let's Write! Literary Series.  Sunday, July 27, 5:30- 8p. Palace International Restaurant, 1104 Broad Street, Durham NC RSVP: 919-683-1047 or email to   Event Cover Charge of $ 10.00 + tax includes dinner buffet and iced tea.

DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL - Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 North Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27704, Private Dining Room C To register:  919 403-4DRH, (919) 470-7168.

HILLSBOROUGH ARTS COUNCIL - Monthly Meeting.   For more information, contact Gail Cooley,  -Hillsborough Handmade Parade Leadership Workshop.  Saturday and Sunday, July 26 and 27, 2014      2:00 to 5p. Eno River Mill ,   437 Dimmocks Mill  Hillsborough, NC Learn the specific skills and techniques to lead your “krewe” in creating a magical parade ensemble with lightweight costumes and giant puppets.   $8-$10 /.  -Durham Voices Creative Writing Group.  Adults of all experience levels welcome!  -Third Fridays With The Hinge.  Friday, July 25, 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.

PIEDMONT HEALTH - Juneteenth, a Day of Remembrance from Freedom to Empowerment.  Saturday, July 26, from 10 a to 3 p. Phoenix Academy High School, 750 S. Merritt Mill Road in Chapel Hill, N.C 919-933-8494a free event that will feature food vendors, health screenings, games, voter registration, health insurance enrollment, entertainment and remarks from government, civic and religious leaders.

THE REGULATOR BOOKSHOP - 720 9th St  Durham, NC 27705 (919) 286-2700  -Saturday Storytime.  Saturday, July 26 7-9p.  Every Saturday At 11:00Am, two of our goofiest booksellers - Katrina And Tristan - host a weekly children’s book read-aloud for our youngest customers.  -Rosé and Romance: Four-author panel on Romance with wine from Wine Authorities.  Wednesday, July 30, 7p. -Find Waldo Local Wrap Party.  Thursday, July 31, 6:30p.

WALGRENS - Way to Well Health Tour Bus.  Monday, July 28, 12p  - 6p. 200 Highway 70 East, Hillsborough, NC 27278 will be in the Hillsborough July 28 providing free health tests, assessments, education and consulting services. The screenings measure 10 key health indicators.



2014 “FIND YOUR COOL” SUMMER CONCERT SERIES - CCB Plaza, 201 N. Corcoran St. Durham

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, July 30, 10p-1a. (every Wednesday). -2 fer- acoustic eclectic.  Thursday, July 31, 7:30-9p (every Thursday).

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 919-929-2787

BEYU CAFFE - .  Friday,  July 25 , 7-9 p. 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.  July 28, (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.  July 29 (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!  -The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs.     No cover!

BYNUM GENERAL STORE - 950 Bynum Rd., Bynum. 919-542-0394.  -Khalat Africa.  Friday,  July 25 , 7-9 p. Saturday, Nov. 22, 8p.  -Bynum Front Porch Pickin’.  Saturday, July 26 10a - 1p. Thursday, Dec. 11, 8p.

CAROLINA THEATRE - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030 Aaron Bare,

Presales! - Paul Mooney.  Friday, Aug. 29, 8p.

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

THE CEDARS OR CHAPEL HILL - Laursen-Jia Duo plays Schubert, Mozart, and Bach.  Tuesday, July 29, 7:30pm. The Cedars of Chapel Hill Ballroom, 523 Cedar Berry Lane, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 919 259 7000Orin Laursen, Violin and Oliver Jia, Piano present a program of Baroque, Classical, and early Romantic music. ,  free.

CIOMPI QUARTET PRESENTS - Summer chamber music series 2014.     Subscriptions are $65 and will be on sale until July 1. $20 General Public; $15 Students/Duke Employees; $10 Youth/Duke students.  -J.S. Bach, The Art of Fugue.  Tuesday, July 29, 7:30p , The Art of Fugue.  Eric Pritchard, violin, is joined by violinist Jennifer Curtis, violist Martha Perry, and cellist Stephanie Vial, artists renowned for their work in baroque performance practice, to conclude his three-year survey of the last great contrapuntal works by J.

THE CITY TAP - Salisbury Street, Pittsboro.

DURHAM CENTRAL PARK - 501 Foster St, Durham, North Carolina 27701.

Warehouse Blues Series Opening Night - Concert and Community Blues Jam featuring Jon Shain and Melissa Swingle and The River Otters.  Friday, July 25, 6-8 p.m. at Durham Central Park. .

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713.  -JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, July 27, 7p.     $5.  -Kate McGarry/Keith Ganz Duo.  July 25 , 8p.     $15, $10 students.  -Eric Hirsh Quartet.  July 26 , 8p.     $15, $10 students.

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

HAW RIVER BALLROOM - 1711 Sax-Beth Church Road, Saxapahaw NC 27340.

THE BAR… DURHAM - 711 Rigsbee Avenue.  -Durty.  Friday, July 25, 10pm.  Tel: 919-641-0075Local creative collective  is taking over for a night of local music, art, plants, fire, and festivities!  Durham's own Blanko Basnet takes the stage alongside Greensboro's Jenny Besetzt and Raleigh's DJ Gonzo to raise production costs for Jamnesia, Durty Patrick Phelps-Mckeown,  $5. Proceeds will be used to fund Durty Durham’s 6th Annual Music Festival Jamnesia.

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

LOCAL 506 - 506 W. Franklin St. Chapel Hill, NC .  -The Fresh and Onlys w/ The Shilohs.  Friday, July 25, Doors: 8:00 / Show: 9pm.

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL - 723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 901-0875.

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  -Live Reggae & Soul with Gregory Blaine & Dolie Chandler.  Friday July 25 7:00-10:00pm  (music begins around 8).  and fundraiser for Triangle Men’s Center.

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK - .  July 30, (every Wednesday), 6-8:30p . 2510 University Drive, Durham 919.402.4227   No cover.  -The Leroy Savage Band.  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).

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE - Greenwood Commons Shopping Center, 5410-Y N.C. 55, Durham. 919-361-2222 $8 Adv/$10 Dos.  -Brett Chambers and the Usual Suspects.  July 30 (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.     $3.

PINECONE - The Shape Note Sing.  Sunday, July 27 (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.

ST. STEPHEN'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH - An evening of Schubert, Mozart and Bach.  Sunday, July 27th at 4:00pm. St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 82 Kimberly Drive, Durham, NC 27707 919 699 3249Orin Laursen, Violin and Oliver Jia, Piano Orin Laursen,  Free.

STEEL STRING BREWERY - 106 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro (919) 370-6971



ArtsCenter Stage - 10 by 10 in the Triangle.  Shows at 8p on July 25, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24, and 25. Shows 3p on July 27, 20, and 27. The ArtsCenter, 300-G East Main St. Carrboro, NC 27510 9199292787Come out to the ArtsCenter in Carrboro to see the 13th Annual 10 By 10 in the Triangle. 10 by 10 is an international festival of new, ten-minute plays: 10 Actors, 10 Directors, 10 Plays, Minutes! All ten plays offer the audience a riveting, surprising, an Maggie Poole,

PLAYMAKERS REPERTORY COMPANY -    (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit .  -Hairspray.  7:30p on July 30-19 and 2:00p on Sunday, July 27. Paul Green Theater, Center for Dramatic Art, 150 Country Club Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 919-962-PLAYSummer Youth Conservatory presents the multiple-Tony Award winning Broadway musical, "Hairspray!" It's 1962, Baltimore. Plus-size teen Tracy Turnblad has one desire to dance on “The Corny Collins Show." After getting her big break, she quickly sees behind,

TRANSACTORS IMPROV - The ArtsCenter, Carrboro.  Greg Hohn, 919-824-0937.



ANIMATION & FINE ART GALLERIES - 201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919) 968-8008.

ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS - .  Saturday, July 26, 5 - 7p,  through July 25. 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

BINGO - .  Thursday, July 31, 7p. American Legion Post 007, 406 E. Trinity Avenue, Durham, NC 27701 If you enjoy being with people and play BINGO. The American Legion Post 7 is the place to be.  The proceeds go back into the community helping the veterans at the VA hospital, boys oratorical, American Legion Junior Baseball and others.

BULL CITY ARTS COLLABORATIVE - 401-B Foster Street Durham, NC Hours: Fridays 11-2 and by appt at 775 843 4929  -ReVamped.  Reception & Sale Dates: Friday, July 25 & Friday, August 15, 6 – 9 pm.  Local Designer Launches New Line of Clothing and Aspires to Start Co-op for Small Run Production.

THE CARRACK - 111 W Parrish St, Durham, NC 27701 (704) 213-6666  -Nancy L. Smith, Exhibition of Paintings and Mixed Media.  June 7th - August 2, Reception: July 27, 4- 6pm.  Inspired by a sailboat trip to Cape Lookout and Shackleford Banks, Nancy’s new work demonstrates her unique style of collage with painting using numerous layers in a variety of techniques.

CEDAR CREEK GALLERY - 1150 Fleming Road, Creedmoor, NC  27522  -Cedar Creek Gallery National Teapot Show IX.  Saturday, July 26 - Sunday, September 7 from 10a -6p daily. -It's All in the Details.  Aug. 2 - Sept. 14.  Handbags, Scarves and Jewelry:

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY - 1215 E Franklin St., (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques) 919-636-4557,  -“Celebrating Our Country: Celebrating Our Art.”  July 25, 6 – 9PM. July 3 – July 31, gallery open Thu – Sun, noon – 6PM. Meet the artists at the Second Friday Art Walk and Reception on 1215 E Franklin St (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques), 919-636-4557, The members of the gallery have come together to present work that reflects their joy in creating and to say thanks for a country where we can each have our own voice and style.

CLAYMAKERS GALLERY - 705 Foster Street, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 530-8355    Gallery Hours 1-6pm Tues-Sat. Analia Howard, / free.  -“Ronan Peterson: New Ceramic Work.”  Opening reception  Friday,  July 25, 6- 9p, Exhibit thru September 19.  Claymakers Gallery hosts a  one person show featuring the work of Ronan Peterson, a Chapel Hill potter whose distinctive pottery and teaching are extremely influential in the clay community. Ronan creates functional work, with forms that are soft and comf.

CRAVEN ALLEN GALLERY - 1106 Broad St. Durham, 919-286-4837  -“Cross-Cut:   Paintings by Damian Stamer and Photographs from the Finch Collection.” 

DURHAM COUNTY LIBRARIES - Senior Game Day.  Wednesday,  July 30  (Every other Wed.). Southwest Regional, 3605 Shannon Rd. Questions: 919-560-8590 or us for a little friendly competition with old favorites, and try out some new games too!

DURHAM CENTRAL PARK - Durham Craft Market. Central Park, 501 Foster Street, Durham, NC. (919) 794-8194  -Children's Independence Day Parade.  Friday, July 4, 9:30 a. Durham Central Park (501 Foster St. Durham, NC 27701) Bring the kids and celebrate the birth of our nation in this fun and patriotic parade. Come early to help your kids decorate their bikes, big wheels, tricycles, wagons, even strollers with the help of The Scrap Exchange! Free popsicles, music from DJ Pidd   Free.

DUKE GARDENS - 919-668-6451 Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications,  -Durham Garden Forum: Vermicomposting.  Tuesday, July 29, 6p - 8p. -Summer Camp: Plant It, Grow It, Eat It.  Monday, July 28, 9a - 1p.  Course meets for 5 sessions.

ENO GALLERY - 100 South Churton St. Hillsborough NC 27278 gallery 919-883-1415  -Morning Hike- Holden Mill.  Sat, July 26, 8:30-10Am.  Hike The Scenic Holden Mill Trail And Learn About William Woods Holden, One Of Themost Fascinating And Controversial Figures In North Carolina’S History. Leashed Dogs Are Welcome.  -Nature Story Time At The Ford.  Sat, July 26, 1:30-2:30p.  The House At Pooh Corner And The Animal Homes Of The Eno.  -Moth Party.  Sat, July 26, 9-10Pm.  Come Out To The Park At Night To Discover One Of The Most Successful And Diverse Organisms On Earth- The Moth! We Will Attract Them And Try To Id Them.  -Star Party.  Sun, July 27, 8:30-9:30p.  Join A Ranger At Fews Ford To Observe The Night Sky And Look For Satellites. The New Moon Has Come And We May See Some Neat Things. You Are Encouraged To Bring Bug Spray, A Blanket, A Flashlight, And Binoculars Or A Telescope, If You Have Them.

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

HAPPYMESS STUDIO -BazaART Sunday.  July 27,  1 – 4p,  3rd Sundays in July, August, September & October. Rear parking lot at 718 Iredell Street Kick off the first of the four remaining BazaART events of the season at HappymessArt.  BazaART is a free outdoor monthly art-based happening featuring locally made art, music and food held on the third Sunday of each month (March through October).

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS - 919-732-7741 or visit gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists  -“Intersections: Painter, Potter, Painter,”  Friday, July 25,  6-9pm.  pottery by Garry Childs, paintings by Chris Graebner and Jude Lobe. The show runs through July 20th.  -“Attention to Detail”; paintings by Linda Carmel and Marcy Lansman, sculpture by Lynn Wartski.  Friday, July 25th from 6-9p. The show runs through August 24th.  Hillsborough Gallery of Arts will host the opening reception for    Founded in 2006, the gallery is owned by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, handcrafted furniture, pottery, mosaics & fiber art. Ho.  -Emily Eve Weinstein - Oil Paintings by the Eno River Muralist.  July 25 - Sept 14,  Sat. & Sun. - 1 to 5p.

MARGARET’S CANTINA - Shannon Bueker:Paintings and Clay wall pieces.  June, July and August 2014. Timberlyne Shopping Center, Chapel Hill, NC Shannon Bueker---, 919-542-0136.

MERCURY STUDIO  - Special Exhibit Grand Opening, Friday, May 30th, 6p-8:30p. 401 W. Geer Street in downtown Durham, NC.Back Room (behind Motorco) 919.381.6306  -Lowland Hum.  Thursday, July 31, 6:30p.  Listening Room, A Multisensory Artistic Collaboration.

NORTHGATE MALL -  (919) 260-5375  -American Red Cross Blood Drive.  Friday, July 25, 3p -7:30p . The Northgate Mall Blood Drive will take place in the ARC Blood Mobile on Northgate’s outdoor Plaza, near Entrance 4 with convenient parking throughout the area. Give Blood and Save a Life.

Ho-b RC Park Car Drift Racing Event - Saturday, July 26, 12pm-4pm. Northgate Mall Center Court,

OCCONEECHEE MOUNTAIN PARK - For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office – 919-383-1686.  -Overlook Hike.  Fri, July 25, 5-6p.  Hike To The Occoneechee Overlook And Discuss History Of Hillsborough.  -Geology Hike.  Sat, July 26, 10-11:30a.  Come And Learn About Occoneechee Mountain’S Geologic Wonders. Explore The Prophyllite Quarry With A Real Geologist.  -Frogs And Toads Of The Ocmo Ponds.  Sat, July 26, 6:30-8p.  Bring Your Waders Or Closed-Toe Shoes To Wade And Find Amphibious Wonders Of The Occoneechee Ponds.

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

RECYCLIQUE - 2811 Hillsborough Rd. Durham, NC. .

SCRAP EXCHANGE - 923 Franklin St, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 688-6960.

THRU THIS LENS - 303 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 687-0250

TYNDALL GALLERIES - University Mall, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 919-942-2290

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