Calendar of Events, Friday, July 11 - Thursday, July 17

Jul. 15, 2014 @ 01:40 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


ENO RIVER UNITARIAN  - 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham. 919-489-2575, Sun, 9 - 1, M - Th, 10 – 4p. - 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 20 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.

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL   106 Purefoy Rd., Chapel Hill     942-2050 - Trena McNabb, “Story Telling - Overlapping Transparent Images.”  July 12 - August 31.

FAIRVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH - Vacation Bible School.  Sunday, July 13, - Wednesday, July 16, 6:30 - 8:30p. 600 Cornelious St., Hillsborough, NC 27278 919-732-3571. Ages 4-17 ys. SonTreasure Island Where Kids Discover God's Love.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH  - Fitness Ministry.  July 14, July 17, 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 16th (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 15 (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).

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL -  Sunday, July 13, (each 1st Sunday), 5:15p. 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540. - Vacation Bible School.  Sunday, July 13, 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 13, 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 13, 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 13, 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 12, 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 12, 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 16, 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.

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 14, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). - Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, July 17, 7-8p (Every Thursday).  

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, July 16, 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 11, 12-1:30p. - Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, July 12, 10-11:30a. - Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, July 12, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. - Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, July 15, 12-1:30p. - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, July 16, 12-1:30p. - Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, July 17, 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 11, 7p.  Local Buzz, Triangle For Squares: A social media-inspired hyperlocal sketch comedy revue.   $10.  - JUNIOR VARSITY.  8:30p.  Junior Varsity was formed by Armando Diaz at the Magnet Theater in 2007. In that time their fun style and zen energy has made them consistent crowd pleasers.

They have taught and performed at the Chicago Improv Festival, Rochester's Fall Back Festival, t   $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   Free.  - IMPROV SLAM MATINEE.  Saturday, July 12, 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.  - JUNIOR VARSITY.  8:30p.     $10.  - PORK.  10p.  Every weekend DSI presents 5 of the BEST comics in North Carolina on stage for FREE! Pay for the 9PM improv show and keep your seat. Otherwise, the line outside starts at 930 for FREE COMEDY!   Free.  - STUDENT SHOWCASE.  Tuesday, July 15, 7p.  If you are interested in learning more about the art of improv, sketch or standup, you should take classes with the DSI Comedy Training Center.
   $6.  - COMMUNITY JAM.  8:30p.  Come just to watch or join in with friends, strangers, students and professional comedians alike at DSI’s one of a kind COMMUNITY JAM. With fun improv scenes and games, it’s a guaranteed good time whether you decide to hang back or jump into the action.   $6.  - THREE DOLLAR BILL.  Wednesday, July 16, 7p.  DSI celebrates the LGBT community with the new show Three Dollar Bill. The evening is split into two parts. The first half is short-form improv, and then Three Dollar Bill takes the stage and asks for a suggestion of an ordinary every day item. $6.  - COMEDY LOTTERY.  8:30p.  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 17, 7p.  The Harold is a 30-minute collection of comedic scenes and organic games, a now-famous improv format pioneered by the late Del Close. Students of Harold (Chris Farley, Tina Fey, Rachel Dratch, Kevin Dorff, Stephnie Weir, Amy Poehler) ALL used the skills t   $10.  - SOCIAL 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   $10.



SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance.  Thursday, July 17, 7:30p. 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 12, 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. - Annual Tomato Day celebration on Saturday, July 12th.  Event starts at 8:30am.

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, July 12, 8a-noon (every Saturday). 201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, July 12, 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 17, 3:30 – 6:30p. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough

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



CENTER FOR DOCUMENTARY STUDIES -  Friday, June 6, 7-11:30p. Center for Documentary Studies, 1317 W. Pettigrew St.,


RETRO CLASSICS FILM SERIES - Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St., - Sorcerer & The French Connection.  Friday, July 11, 7p. - Fan Appreciation Day with free movies: The Secret of Nimh.  Saturday, July 12, 2p. - Clue.  Saturday, July 12, 4p. - The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly.  Saturday, July 12, 7p.  



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.  - OPEN CAMP DATES:   July 14 – 13, 2014.  A-PLAY-A-DAY THEATRE CAMP # 1 (Ages 5 – 12).  -  July 14 – 26, 2014.  TEEN THEATRE CONSERVATORY (Ages 12 – 17) Performing Bill Shakespeare's hysterical, slap-stick comedy of mistaken identities, "The Comedy of Errors.”

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.  -  A Play A Day #1 - July 14 – 13. - DFT Teen Theatre Conservatory 2014.  July 14 – 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 168 – August 9. A Play A Day #2 – August 11 – 15. TIMES: Monday – Friday from 8:45 a – 3p ; public performances on last two.  

NC MUSEUM OF LIFE & SCIENCE  - 433 West Murray Avenue Durham, NC 27704 (919) 220-5429.  - Museum Butterfly House.  One thousand Blue Morphos introduced into Magic Wings conservatory throughout entire month of July; hundreds of new Blue Morpho butterflies released each week. Twice daily butterfly release programs; free with paid Museum admission.  One Thousand New Blue Morpho Butterflies.

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​.




CITY OF DURHAM - Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253. - Local Historic Review Criteria Update Meetings.  Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. and Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. City Hall Council Chambers, 101 City Hall Plaza. - Fair Housing Seminar: HUD Equal Access Rule and the LGBT Community.  Thursday, July 17, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hilton Durham (near Duke University), 3800 Hillsborough Rd. Durham, N.C. 27705 City of Durham Human Relations Division with the Neighborhood Improvement Services Department and the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) in partnership with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the LGBTQ Law Center.  - Landlord Training Workshop.  Thursday, July 17, 2014, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Main Conference Room, 807 E. Main St., Suite 2-300, Pre-Registration Deadline July 15.  City of Durham Neighborhood Improvement Services Department, Durham Police Department, Solid Waste Management Department, Public Works Department Stormwater & GIS Services Division, Water Management Department, and the.

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.

M&M REAL ESTATE - Location!  Location!  Location!   How to Find the Right Location for Your Business.  Thursday, July 17, 6-8p. Nzinga’s Breakfast Café, 826 Fayetteville Street, Suite 110, Durham NC 919-680-2878 or visit the right location for your business is one of THE most important decisions facing a business owner. Mistakes can be costly and can cause your business to underperform or even fail.  - Durham Voices Creative Writing Group. Adults of all experience levels welcome!  - Third Fridays With The Hinge.  Friday, July 11, 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 12, 2014, 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 12 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.  - Young Adult Book Club.  Wednesday, July 16, 7p.  



2014 “FIND YOUR COOL” SUMMER CONCERT SERIES - CCB Plaza, 201 N. Corcoran St. Durham - Africa Unplugged.  Thursday, Jul 17, 7p.  

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 16, 10p-1a. (every Wednesday). - 2 fer- acoustic eclectic.  Thursday, July 17, 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 14, (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 15 (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, July 17, (third Thursdays).     No cover!  - The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs.    No cover!

BYNUM GENERAL STORE - 950 Bynum Rd., Bynum. 919-542-0394. - Bluegrass Experience.  Friday,  July 11 , 7-9 p. - Bynum Front Porch Pickin’.  Saturday, July 12 10a - 1p. - July 12 Bynum Front Porch Bingo.  Saturday, July 12  7-9p.  

CAFFE DRIADE  - 1215 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919) 942-2333.  - Lizzie and The Makers.  Friday, July 11.  917-882-3290"Lizzie & The Makers is a rock band based out of Brooklyn, New York. The dark and soulful lead vocals of Lizzie Edwards and the searing lead guitar work of Greg McMullen (Glenn Branca, Me'shell Ndegeocello, Chris Whitley) combine to create compositions th .

CAROLINA THEATRE  - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030 Aaron Bare, . - Marc Cohn.  Sunday, July 13,  8p. - Deltron 3030.  Wednesday, July 16,  8p.  

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

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

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.

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 11, 6-8 p.m. at Durham Central Park.

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713. - Eno Quartet w/ Elijah Fox-Peck.  Friday, July 11, 8p.     $15, $10 students.  - Brad Linde's "Team Players.”  Saturday, July 12, 8p.     $15, $10 students.  - JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, July 13, 7p.     $5.  - NCJRO.  Tuesday, July 15, 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 11, 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

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL - 723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 901-0875.  - The Jauntee.  Sunday, July 13. 8p. The Saggy Naturals and Southern Belles open the show.

OPEN EYE CAFE - 101 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro. 919-968-9410 - Lizzie and The Makers.  Saturday, July 12.  917-882-3290

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

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK -  July 16, (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 16 (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.     $3.  - Charlley Ward W/The Jimi King Trio.  Friday, July 11. - Lawyers, Guns & Money.  Saturday, July 12.  

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

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

UNWINED - Tommy Edwards performs at n the evening. No cover charge.  UnWined offers a large selection of North Carolina Wines and has a fine outdoor listening area. Please visit.  Saturday, July 12, evening. Located about 5 miles south of Pittsboro, just off 15-501, 919.548.9384



ArtsCenter Stage - 10 by 10 in the Triangle.  Shows at 8p on July 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24, and 25. Shows 3p on July 13, 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,

FOSTER'S MARKET IN CHAPEL HILL - 750 Martin Luther King Blvd. - Cows, Dogs and Much More.  July 14 -September 28.  919 967 3663works by Joan Vandermeer joan m vandermeer,

PLAYMAKERS REPERTORY COMPANY. (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit Paul Green Theatre in UNC’s department for dramatic art on Country Club Road. - Hairspray.  7:30p on July 16-19 and 2:00p on Sunday, July 20. 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."

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.  - Original art work by Salvador Dali!  Friday, July 11, from 6p -10p (Opening Night).  Animation and Fine Art Galleries features original artwork in all media by the world's finest artists. From canvases by Pissarro and Warhol to works by Dali and Miró; plus furniture, decor, jewelry, and original animation artwork.

ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS - Saturday, July 12, 5 - 7p,  through July 11. 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 17, 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 - TESTIFY, Photographs by Roger May A Visual Love Letter to Appalachia. .

CAROLINA MOUNTAIN DULCIMERS - Thursday, July 17, 7p., Carol Woods Retirement Community in Chapel Hill  Beginners, experts, and all stringed instruments welcome.  For more information and directions, contact Shirley Ray at or 919-929-5359.

THE CARRACK - Constellations.  Show will be on exhibit from July 15-22, 2014.  Opening reception, Friday July 11 at 6pm.  Artist Talk, Friday July 151 at 6pm.  Free and open to the public.  Solo show by Durham native and multidisciplinary visual artist Leif Gann-Matzen who works primarily with sculpture, installation, and assemblage in order to explore our fundamental relationships towards objects, architectures, and living organisms. or Leif Gann-Matzen at - Nancy L. Smith, Exhibition of Paintings and Mixed Media.  June 7th - August 2, Reception: July 13, 4- 6p.  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. Her inclusion of nautical charts and found objects of the area.

CEDAR CREEK GALLERY - 46th Annual Spring Pottery & Glass Festival.  Friday, July 11, 2014 from 6p -10p (Opening Night). 1150 Fleming Road, Creedmoor, NC  27522. - Cedar Creek Gallery National Teapot Show IX.  Saturday, July 12 - Sunday, September 7 from 10a -6p daily.  

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY - 1215 E Franklin St., (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques) 919-636-4557,  - “Celebrating Our Country: Celebrating Our Art.” July 11, 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.

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 16  (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 15, 6p - 8p. - Summer Camp: Eco Artists.  Monday, July 14, 9a - 1p.  Course meets for 5 sessions.  - Natural History Discussion Group.  Monday, July 14, 6p - 8p. - Durham Garden Forum Gardeners’ Fair: Ask the Experts.  Tuesday, July 15, 6p - 8p.  

ENO GALLERY - 100 South Churton St. Hillsborough NC 27278 gallery 919-883-1415 - Morning Hike-Pump Station.  Sat, July 12, 8:30-10:30Am.  Start Your Morning With The Beautiful Wildflowers Of The Pump Station Trail. View The Stone Work Of The Old Pump Station Too! Leashed Dogs Are Welcome!  - Nature Story Time At The Ford.  Sat, July 12, 11-11:45a Everybody Needs A Rock And The Ancient Volcanoes Of The Eno.  - Insect Safari.  Sat, July 12, 1-2Pm.  Join Us A Fowler’S Field And See What Kind Of Bugs We Can Discover. We Will Catch And Id Insects All While Learning About The Amazing Insect Diversity In Our Area.  - Junior Rangers.  Sat, July 12, 2-4Pm.  Explore The Job Of A Ranger.  If You Like Nature And Helping People, This Could Be The Life For You!  Explore The Eno, Learn About Conservation, And Help Out Our Park.  - Morning Hike- Cox Mountain.  Sun, July 13, 8:30-11Am.  What Better Way To Begin A Day Than By Climbing The Close-By Cox Mountain? Leashed Dogs Are Welcomed!  - Butterfly Hike.  Sun, July 13, 10-11Am.  Come Discover Some Of Eno’S Native Butterflies. We Will Practice Our Butterfly Netting Skills And See If We Can Id Our Specimens!  - Spider Sense.  Sun, July 13, 1:30-2:30Pm.  Learn About The Beautiful And Diverse Species Of Spiders Who Call Eno River State Park Home.  - Waterbugs.  Sun, July 13, 3-4Pm.  Join A Park Naturalist To Discover The The Macro-Invertebrates That Live In The Eno River. Be Prepared To Get A Little Wet! Closed-Toe Shoes Are Necessary.  - Let’S Build A Boat.  Wed, July 16, 2-4Pm.  Join A Park Ranger To Make Small River Boats Out Of Recycled Materials And Race Them In The River. You Are Welcome To Bring Bottles, Cardboard, Or Anything To Decorate Your Designs.

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

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS - 919-732-7741 or visit gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists - “Intersections: Painter, Potter, Painter.”  Friday, July 11,  6-9pm.  pottery by Garry Childs, paintings by Chris Graebner and Jude Lobe. The show runs through July 20th.  - Emily Eve Weinstein - Oil Paintings by the Eno River Muralist.  July 11 - Sept 14,  Sat. & Sun. - 1 to 5p.  

INDEPENDENT ANIMAL RESCUE - (919) 698-0673 mobile Deb Eveland, IAR Team Volunteer; - Kitten Shower Adoption Weekend.  Saturday, July 12 and Sunday, July 13, 2014 from 1-4p. at Petco at South Square 4011 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd, IAR’s newest foster kittens the general public is invited to meet and adopt. An all-volunteer, nonprofit animal rescue and rehabilitation program headquartered in Durham is raining kittens this month!

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. 919.381.6306

MORRISVILLE CoC - Morrisville Chamber of Commerce,  260 Town Hall Drive, Ste. A, Morrisville. - State of Morrisville.  Thursday, July 17, from 7:30 to 9 a.m. White Ventures Chamber Building. The breakfast will give Morrisville business professionals the opportunity to learn about Morrisville’s economic state.  Mayor Mark Stohlman will discuss Morrisville’s recent accomplishments and goals.   County Manager Jim Hartman will discuss issues at t   $15 for Chamber members and $25 for non-members.

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.  - Beginning Fishing.  Wed, July 16, 9:30 - 11:30a.  Come Out And Learn Basic Angling Skills And Fish A Secret Spot Along The Eno. All Equipment Will Be Provided. Be Prepared For A Short Hike. Anyone Over Age 16, Who Is Planning To Fish, Will Need A Nc Fishing License. (Ages 6–12).

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

WASHINGTON DUKE INN - 3001 Cameron Blvd  Durham, NC 27705 (919) 548-1203 - Carolina Brewery Beer Dinner.  Thursday, July 16.  Sip into summer with these three specially brewed evenings at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club’s Terrace on the Green. Each evening dine on a delightful chef-inspired multi-course menu featuring premium brews from outstanding local craft brewers.

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