Calendar of Events, April 4 - Thursday, April 10

Apr. 03, 2014 @ 11:50 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 | Kids | Lectures/Literature | Music | Stage | Outings/Art

CHURCH OF RECONCILIATION PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH -. 110 Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919) 929-2127. William L. Andrews, E. Maynard Adams Professor in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at UNC-Chapel Hill will present "What did Emily Dickinson Believe?” Sunday, Apr. 6, 9:30a, Parish House Chapel.

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL -  106 Purefoy Rd., Chapel Hill 942-2050 - Nerys Levy: The Face Of Our Earth: Polar Regions.  thru -Apr. 27, Mon-Thurs 11am-1p, Fri 10am-noon, call for Sun hours.  This haunting exhibit is a celebration of our earth through paintings, It is intended to put a face on the Polar Regions so that we can think about what is being lost as a result of our planet's climate change.

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,”  through Apr. 9.  paintings by Mara Bisho.

FLETCHER'S CHAPEL UMC - BBQ Chicken Fundraiser for Missions.Saturday, Apr. 12 from 11am-7pm. 1919 Fletcher's Chapel Rd. The Methodist Men and Women  Dinners are $8 and can be picked up at Billy's Mart (Cheek/Burton RDs), Four Points (HWY 98/Patterson) or the church at 1919 Fletcher's Chapel RD.  If you eat-in at the church dessert and drink are included. - Red Cross Blood Drive on.  Sunday, Apr. 13 from 11:45-3:45.   Call 919-688-3186 to schedule an appointment or just drop-in.The Girl Scouts host.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH9112 Bethe Hickory Grove Church Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 919-929-4491. - Fitness Ministry.  Apr. 7, Apr. 10, twice weekly, Monday, & Thursday, evenings.  Fitness classes , low & high impact aerobics routines. Calorie burning , exhilarating, & fun.

KOSALA BUDDHIST CENTER - 711 West Rosemary Street, Suite E Carrboro, NC 919-537-9546 Wendy Webber, Free, but donations are appreciated. - General Meditation Class.  Wednesday, Apr. 9 (every Wednesday), 7-8:30p.  No previous experience necessary.  free/donation. - Meditation 101.  Tuesday, Apr. 8, (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).

ST. PAUL AME -  101 N. Merritt Mill Road, Chapel Hill NC 27516 (919) 967-3961. - Faiger Blackwell.  Wednesday, Apr. 9, 7p.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL -  1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540. - UCCConference For LGBTQ Concerns.   Saturday, Apr. 5, 9a.  A workshop on LGBTQ concerns for congregations in the Southern Conference of the United Church of Christ.   Rev. Michael Schuenemeyer, Executive Director for the UCC Office for Health and Wholeness and Rev. Andy Lang, Executive Director, United Church of Minister Gail D. McAfee (email: - Youth Vesper Worship Service.  Sunday, Apr. 6, (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, Apr. 6, (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. - Adoración Y Alabanza En Español.  Domingo, Apr. 6., (cada Domingo) 6p.  Iglesia Unida, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, se reune en el sanctuario.  Predicacion por David Mateo y música contemporanea.  Para más información, o 919-942-3540. - Taizé Service.  7p.  An ecumenical worship service in the tradition of Taizé, an ecumenical community in Taizé, France, at United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.  It is a quiet, meditative service. - Monday Noon Book Group.  Monday, Apr. 7, (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, Apr 2, (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. - Bible Discovery Classes.  Wednesday, Apr. 9, (every Wednesday) 7p.  We are studying  Baptist beliefs; we are using the book, Baptist Beliefs, by E. Y. Mullins as a study guide.  If you have not obtained your copy, please contact the Church Office at 919-688-8136 to do so - the cost is $10. - Daily Prayer.  Daily, Noonday Prayer is at 12p  in the Moore-Kennedy classroom, and Prayer Meeting is at 6p. in the Sanctuary. Prayer kneelers are placed around the altar for your use for private prayer whenever the church is open. -Diabetes Walk/Run.  Saturday, Apr. 12 @ 9 AM. WG Pearson School, 3501 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 919/688-8136. Diabetes 5k Walk/Run sponsored by the Health Ministry of White Rock Baptist Church Gloria Fuller, - Noon Day Prayer.  Wednesday, Apr.2, (every Wednesday), 12 noon to 1p. 3400 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707 919/688-8136Join us each week for Wednesday prayer services: Noonday Prayer is at 12:00 p.m. in the Moore-Kennedy classroom Gloria Fuller, Free.

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, Apr. 7, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915. - Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Apr. 10, 7-8p (Every Thursday). Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham.  919-383-4236.

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Apr. 9, 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, Apr. 4, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham. - Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 10-11:30a. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham. - Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham. - Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, Apr. 8, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham. - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Apr. 9, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham. - Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Apr. 10, 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. - Dsi Tourco.  Friday, Apr. 4, 7p.  Fresh from performing around the Triangle (and beyond!), DSI's Touring Company hits the DSI stage, featuring their most popular and booked TourCo formats. This show features the fast-paced Interactive Comedy of North Carolina's Premier Corporate Theater a  $10. - W. Kamau Bell.  9p.  Socio-political comedian W. Kamau Bell kicks off his new tour, “The Oh, Everything!”, at DSI! Bell is the Star of the critically acclaimed, but criminally short lived, late night comedy series, “Totally Biased.”  $15. - Mister Diplomat.  10:30p.  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. MrD has been making local audiences l  Free. - Improv Slam.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 3p.  The Freestyle Comedy Battle! 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, Brand New, every time. Kick off your Saturday  $10. - Improv Slam.  7p.  The Freestyle Comedy Battle! 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, Brand New, every time. Kick off your Saturday  $10. - Best Show Ever.  9p.  An all-star comedy showcase featuring the best of DSI Comedy Theater. Always a new lineup of improv, sketch comedy or stand-up. Always the Best Show Ever!  $10. - Pork.  10:30p.  Every weekend DSI presents 5 of the BEST comics in North Carolina on stage in Carrboro for FREE! Pay for the 9PM improv show and keep your seat. Otherwise, the line outside starts at 930 for FREE COMEDY!  FREE.



SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance.  Thursday, Apr. 10, 7:30-9:30p. Freedman Center, Beth-El Synagogue, 1004 Watts St, Durham 919-614-1867All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Pat Petersen, sunassembly@gmail.com $7.

STARDUSTERS BALLROOM DANCE -  Saturday, Apr. 12, 7-11p (every second Saturday). Lesson from 7:30 until 8:15p. Venue has changed: Please see our website for new venue and directions: No partner necessary.  Come out and enjoy the fun.‎ $12, $7 for members, students.

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. Shag, Fri, Apr. 4. - Herb Estes.



CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market - New Hours!  Saturday, Apr. 5, 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. - Carrboro Farmers’ Market Celebrates The Abundance Of Spring With Local Chefs Teddy Diggs And Vimala Rajendran, Food Trucks, Extended Saturday Hours And Wednesday Market Opening.

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 8a-noon (every Saturday). 201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496 - Music by Joe Woodson.  Saturday, Apr. 5th at 8am. 201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill 561-385-5387 Joe Woodson will be performing at the Chapel Hill Farmers' Market while customers do their shopping. Ali Rudel, Market Manager,   Free.

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 8a - Noon, Wednesday, Market: 3:30 - 6:30p. Durham Central Park, PO Box 1903, Durham, NC 27702-1903 919-667-3099 All products come from with in a 70 mile radius.

ENO RIVER FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 8a-12 noon. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Tuesday, Apr. 8, 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, Apr. 5, 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

HUMANE SOCIETY - Eating with a Conscience: Farmers and Retailers Focus on Animal Welfare and Food Choices.  Saturday, Apr. 12, 10 – 2p. Top of the Hill Brewery and Restaurant 100 E Franklin St. #3 Chapel Hill, NC 27514 301-548-7793Seminar hosted by The Humane Society of the United States on how to find and prepare foods that adhere to higher animal welfare standards from farmers and retailers. A locally-sourced lunch will be served. Naseem Amini, namini@humanesociety.org Free.

SOUTH DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 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, Apr. 10, 3:30 – 6:30p. Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill



BETHESDA RURITAN CLUB - Pancake Supper for the Gang Resistance Education and Training (GREAT Program).  Apr. 4, 2014 from 4 to 7 p.m. 1714 S. Miami Blvd (beside Bojangles)   $5.00 per plate.

BRIGHT HORIZONS - Open House Week.  Apr. 7 - Apr. 11, - 9am to 5pm. Bright Horizons at North Durham, 4205 Capitol St , Durham, NC 27704 919-477-9296.

DURHAM DEMOCRATIC WOMEN - Why Judges Matter. Phyllis Craig-Taylor, Dean of the NCCU law school, will be the guest speaker at Durham Democratic Women’s next public meeting on When we go to the polls, too often we don’t think about the judges.  But in the next year or so NC judges w.  Sunday, Apr. 6, 3p. Southwest Durham Library, 3605 Shannon Road, Durham 27707.

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.  - Imagine Flying.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 2014 – May 3, Times: 10a – 11:15 am.  Ages: 5 – 8.  “Master Storyteller” (Boston Globe), Jenny Justice leads the young actors in creating stories with material from fun flying dreams, modern super heroes & traditional folktales. Adding our imaginations, we’ll create a story-theatre play.

EMERSON WALDORF SCHOOL -  6211 New Jericho Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 919-967-1858.  - High School: Discover The Waldorf Difference.  Friday, Apr. 4,   8am-10am. Emerson Waldorf School, 6211 New Jericho Rd., Chapel Hill.  919-967-1858. Parents and students are invited to Discover the Waldorf Difference and experience how the unique Waldorf High School curriculum gives students the tools to address each subject through disciplined inquiry and multi-layered processes which balance the aca.

EXCHANGE FAMILY CENTER - PinWHEELS for Prevention – to celebrate National Child Abuse Prevention Month – to help prevent child abuse and neglect.  Sunday, Apr. 6, 12noon. – 6p.  Car Raffle draw is at 5p. Wheels Fun Park (715 North Hoover Rd. in Durham, NC) Laura Wagenknecht, MSW,  (919) 403 8249 x225Go Kart Rides, Roller Skating, Miniature Golf, Batting Cages (baseball and softball), Skateboarding, Play Gym (for 12 and under) and a Maze! J  And, of course, snacks and food! AND, the Car Raffle! J  We have other prizes being raffled off as well.

HOPE VALLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL - Family Fun Fest!.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 11am-3pm. 3005 Dixon Rd., Durham 919-419-9125A day of fun including games, music, a magic show, local food vendors, a raffle and more Amelia Tosti, admission is free, costs start at 0,50 per game, cost for other activities vary.

KidSCope - Tasting Local, The Third Annual KidSCope Gala.  Saturday, Apr. 5th, 6-8:30p. Extraordinary Ventures 200 South Elliott Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27514 919-644-6590 x 4810Fundraising event for KidSCope. Linda Foxworth lfoxworth@kidscope.chtop.org $39.00 per person; Teachers admitted FREE.

NORTHGATE MALL -  Children’s Festival.  Center Court located at 1058 West Club Boulevard in Durham. (919) 260-5375. - Saturday, Apr. 5, 11:30a-3:30p.  to benefit Durham Arts Council.

STRAIGHT TALK SUPPORT GROUP - Open House-celebrating one year anniversary.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 2014 11am-3pm. 3500 Westgate Dr, Suite 405, Durham, NC 27707 919-624-1078Offering awareness of an existing support group to families and friends with people in jail or prison. Linda, free.



BULL’S HEAD BOOKSHOP, UNC campus. Call 919-962-5066. -  100 Pettigrew Hall, Suite 100, Campus Box 3152 919-962-1509,

CARRBORO BRANCH LIBRARY - The Karen Youth Art Group.  Apr. 2nd through June 16, Reception to meet the artists: Saturday, May 17th at 10:30am.  This show, the second of four in the Library Gallery’s 2014 exhibition calendar showcasing young artists features The Karen Youth Art Group whose art work emanates from past and present experiences. Many of these young artists are in local high schools, s.

CITY OF DURHAM -   Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253. - Fair Housing Month Proclamation.  Monday, Apr. 7 at 7 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, City Hall, 101 City Hall Plaza Sponsored by the City’s Human Relations Division, the City’s Human Relations Commission, and the Durham Regional Association of Realtors. - NxLeveL Business Workshops. Historic Parrish Street Forum, 108 West Parrish Street, Durham, N.C. 27701 Six Consecutive Tuesdays - April 15, 22, 29 and May 6, 13, 20, 2014 from 9 a.m. to noonOffered for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs  $199 Registration Fee; April 11th Registration Deadline.

DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITALDuke Regional Hospital, 3643 North Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27704, Private Dining Room C 919 403-4DRH. - Look Good Feel Better®.  Monday, Apr. 7, 5:30p.  A free American Cancer Society program that teaches women beauty techniques while they undergo chemotherapy and radiation treatments. Participants receive a free cosmetics kit and instruction by beauty professionals. The seminar is held from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

ENDLESS WARS PROTEST - Bring Troops Home From Around The World, Stop Creating More And More Wars.  Apr. 5, 2p. Parking Lot, The General Store, 1735 Saxapahaw Bethlehem Church Road, Saxapahaw, NC 27340 .

FOUNDATION FOR MALE CONTRACEPTIVES - The Pill for Men: Contraceptive Research from Indonesia to Chapel Hill.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 7-8:30p. Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (ERUUF), 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham, 27707 919-308-7004Reports from local and visiting researchers on work to develop an oral contraceptive pill for men. Desserts, tea and coffee will be served. David Sokal, Suggested donation - $25; students $10.

LUPUS FOUNDATION - Support Group.  Wednesday, Apr. 9, 6:00-7:30PM. 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.

NORTHGATE MALL - Book Launch:  Rough Woman-Not? Angry; ScornedSaturday, Apr. 5,11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Ashley Stewart in Northgate Mall, Durham, North Carolina. .

TISQA - (Triangle Information Systems Quality Association) Monthly meeting.  Thursday, Apr. 24.  Doors open at 6p and presentation begins at 6:30p. Tickets are $5 for students, $7 for Friends of the ArtsCenter, and $10 for adults. "Career Growth for Test Leads and QA Professionals." Laura Rose will be speaking on taking the next step from the future of the Testing Industry in general – to your individual career path in Testing.  If testing is changing, what does that mean for profe Cheryl Klein,Signup through the TISQA meetup site before 4/23. TISQA members are free; non-members are $5; First meeting is free.

UNC SPEAKERS-  Spangler Center, 910 Raleigh Rd, Chapel Hill. 919-962-4592 Joni Worthington, Vice President for Communications, at 919-962-4629. - ESPN “Sport Science” host John Brenkus.  Apr. 9, 7p. $49-$19. In addition, a special meet-and-greet ticket ($79) includes the best seating, a meet-and-greet gathering with Brenkus and an N.C. Science Festival T-shirt. - Dana Perino, former press secretary for President George W. Bush, will deliver the Roy H. Park Distinguished Lecture. The free, public lecture will begin atat the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Political communication professor Daniel Kreiss.  Apr. 10  5p. in the Carroll Hall auditorium.

UNC CENTER FOR PUBLIC TELEVISION BOARD OF TRUSTEESMonthly Meeting. Tuesday, Apr. 8, 130 p.m. Joseph and Kathleen Bryan Communications Center, 10 T. W. Alexander Drive, in Research Triangle Park. This is the meeting previously scheduled for March 4 and postponed due to inclement weather.



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

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

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

BLUE NOTE GRILL -  4125 Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard, Durham, NC 27707 Offering hickory smoked BBQ & Ribs along with live music. Nothing fancy here just good food and music in a cozy atmosphere. - Ben Palmer's Jazz Jam with Dot Combo.  Apr. 7, (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.  Apr. 8 (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.  Friday, Apr. 4, 6-8p.

BOWBARR -  705 W Rosemary St. Carrboro.

CAROLINA THEATRE -  309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030. Aaron Bare, - Todd Rundgren.  Monday, Apr. 7, 8p. - Ben Taylor.  Wednesday,  Apr. 9, 8p.  919.560.3040, ext. 224 Aaron Bare, - Jesse Cook.  Thursday, Apr. 10, 8p.   - Demetri Martin.  Friday, Apr. 11, 8p.  

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

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

CLEAN WATER FOR NC - Bluesy folk rocker Marc Black.  Friday Apr. 11, 7:30-9:30 PM (Doors open at 7 PM). 3717 Murphey School Rd, Durham, 27705  Murphey School/Shared Visions Retreat Center is making his way back to North Carolina and we are excited to host him for a concert and party to benefit the work of the Frack Free NC Alliance! Marc is known for his anti-fracking movement anthem “No Fracking Way” and sings about Rachel Maddow.  Cost: $12 in advance, $15 at the door (refreshments served).

CLYDEFEST - Saturday, Apr. 5, 11;00 am.  Carolina Lightnin’ plays at  It is in Bynum. Please visit for information and admission information.  $8.

DUKE DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC -  Room 101, Mary Duke Biddle Music Building, Duke University, Durham. 919-684-4444 Photos for all events are online with the event listing at Free.

Duke New Music Ensemble [dnme] - Cabaret Songs: 21st century reinterpretations of late 19th & early 20th century Parisian cabaret music.  Sunday, Apr. 6,  5p. Fullsteam Brewery, 726 Rigsbee Avenue, Durham   Free admission.  Info: 919-660-3333 or - Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D minor.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 8p. Baldwin Auditorium, Duke University Duke Symphony Orchestra & Duke Chorale, with members of the Choral Society of Durham, and soloists Andrea Moore, soprano; Elizabeth Tredent, alto; Timothy Culver, tenor; Brian Johnson, baritone. Harry Davidson, conductor.  $10 general admission, students free; 919-684-4444.

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP -  4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713 $5. - JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, Apr. 6, 7p. - Jim Ketch Quintet featuring New York Bassist/Composer, Ben Allison.  Friday Apr. 11, 8p.    $15, $10 students.

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

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

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

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

THE MALLARMÉ CHAMBER PLAYERS - Serenade for Mallarmé.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 7:30p. The Larson House, Home of Wendy Robineau and Donald Beskind  | 919/560-2788 $75 includes dessert reception and silent auction. - Meet the Composer.  Sunday, Apr. 6, 12:30p.  Kirby Horton Hall, Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St. Durham Family Concert For Children 5-12 And Their Families  | 919/560-2788 $5 children 12 and under, $10 adults.

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

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK -.  Open: Mon - Thurs. 11a- 9 p; Fri - Sat: 11a- 10p. 2510 University Drive, Durham 919.402.4227  No cover.

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.  Apr. 9 (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.    $3. - Jason Damico & The New Blue.  Friday – Apr. 4.  Jason Damico And The New Blue Perform Original And Cover Music With The Sole Purpose Of Keeping Real, Organic Blues And Classic Rock Alive With A Passion. The New Blue Is Taking On Blues Classics With A Youthful Eye; Jason Damico Is Backed By Veteran Musi. - Kata.  Saturday – Apr. 5.  The Individual Members Of Kata Have Performed Nationally And Internationally In Different Musical Group And Continue To Satisfy Their Fans With High Energy Reggae Music.  $8. - Tbs Blues Jam Hosted By E-Train & The Rusted Nails.  Sunday – Apr. 6.  The Monthly Blues Jam Sponsored By The Triangle Blues Society, Guitar Amp, Bass Amp, Harmonica Amp, Keyboard And Pa Provided.  Just Bring Yourself, A Guest (Or Two? Three?) And Your Musical Instrument. Doors Open At 6 Pm, Jam Signup From 6:00 – 6:30. Host.

PAWS 4 THE CAUSE - Dog Walk.  Saturday, Apr. 12, Registration 2p WALK begins 3p. Granville County Athletic Park, 4615 Belltown Road,  Oxford, NC 27565 The Humane Society of Granville County Fundraiser for Relay for Life For info including pre-registration forms, contact or (919) 691-9114 Fees: $15* pre-registration & $20* day of the event.

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

THE ROOST (OPENING DAY) -.  Friday, Apr. 4,  5-8 pm. Fearrington Village. Tommy Edwards performs  Please visit or call 919.542.1239 for details. There is no cover. Food and beverages are available. - The Leroy Savage Group.  Apr. 9, (every Wednesday), 6-8:30p .  Legendary tenor singer and former member of The Bluegrass Experience, (including most often, “Greenie” Marley, Jason Beverley, Donnie Evans, Jim Watson, Tommy Edwards and others).

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

UNC DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC - - Carolina Symposia in Music and Culture.  Friday, Apr. 4, 4:15p.  Gerrard Hall Alex Ross (The New Yorker) • "Big Ballads of the Modern Heart: Sidney Lanier and Early American Wagnerism,"  Presented in conjunction with the Institute for Arts and Humanities. - Faculty Recital: Four UNC Composers.  Friday, Apr. 4, 8p.  Person Recital Hall William S. Newman Artists Series •Works by Allen Anderson, Stephen Anderson, Stefan Litwin, and Lee Weisert, $15 general admission ($10 students, UNC faculty and staff). - University Chamber Players: Mini Chamberfest 8p, Person Recital Hall.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 8p. Person Recital Hall Mini Chamberfest. - University Chamber Players.  Sunday, Apr. 6, 2p. Person Recital Hall Mini Chamberfest. - UNC World Music.  Tuesday, Apr 8, 7:30p. Hill Hall Room 107 Charanga Carolina and Gamelan Nyai Saraswati. - Talking Music Series: The Music of Alexander Goehr.  Wednesday, Apr. 9, 7:30p. Person Recital Hall . - Faculty Recital: New Works for Percussion, Juan Alamo, percussion; Brooks de Wetter-Smith, flute; Brent Wissick, cello; Tracy Cowden (Virginia Tech University), percussion; UNC Percussion Ensemble, World premiere of works by Lee Weisert, Lucio Cuellar.   Thursday, Apr 10, 8p. Hill Hall Auditorium.



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 - Amadeus.  Apr. 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, 12 at 8p NEW: Apr. 6 at 2p.  bursts with decadence, intrigue, and Mozart's music. It is a tale of power, jealousy, and a war between man and God. Antonio Salieri, the most powerful composer of his time, is confronted with the crude and infantile genius of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, who $15-General Admission.

NCCU THEATRE - The Bluest Eye.  Apr. 11, 12, 18, 19 at 8pm/Apr. 13, 20 at 2p. Farrison-Newton Communications Bldg. 1801 Fayetteville St., Durham, NC 919-530-6242Based on the novel by Toni Morrison, this 1940's story captures a young African American girl's desire for self worth and spiritual vitality. Asabi Howard, $10 - General Admission/ $5 Students & Seniors.

PLAYMAKERS REPERTORY COMPANY -  Paul Green Theatre in UNC’s Department for Dramatic Art on Country Club Road on the UNC campus. . - “Table Talk”.  Apr. 10, 7-9:30p at. City Kitchen,  201 S. Estes Dr. in conjunction with PlayMakers’ upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim’s ASSASSINS (onstage April 2-20). - “Assassins.”  Apr. 2-20, Performances: 7:30p nightly, except Mondays. 2p Sundays and Saturdays, Apr. 12 and 19. Previews: Apr. 2, 3, 4. Opening Night: Apr. 5.  music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by John Weidman, based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr.,directed by Mike Donahue  Tickets start at $15.

UNC-CH PAUPER PLAYERS - Avenue Q.  Apr. 4 - 7 at 8p.  A spunky musical filled with satire, sass, and puppetry, by a student-run theater company associated with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill This show is sure to make a lasting impression, leaving audiences with plenty of laughs and a new out.

UNC - Carolina Against Slavery and Trafficking (CAST) - "For Sale".  Monday, Mar. 31,  6pm. The Sonja Haynes Stone Center,UNC-Chapel Hill presents a one-woman performance piece exploring sex trafficking in America.  Exploring the complex issue of sex trafficking in America.  Through a series of monologues the audience gains insight into this multi-faceted epidemic running rampant in this n.



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

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

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

BINGO - Apr. 10, (every Thursday night) from 6:45p - 10p. 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 sending items (coffee, gum.

CEDAR CREEK GALLERY - 46th Annual Spring Pottery & Glass Festival.  Friday, Apr. 4, 2014 from 6pm-10pm (Opening Night). 1150 Fleming Road, Creedmoor, NC  27522 .  -.  Saturday and Sunday, Apr. 5 & 6 from 10am-6pm.  -.  Saturday and Sunday, Apr. 12 & 13 from 10am-6pm.

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY1215 E Franklin St., (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques) 919-636-4557, - “Leaving Winter, Welcoming Spring”.  Opening Reception, Apr. 11, 6 – 9PM. Gallery open, Thurs – Sun, noon – 6PM. 1215 E Franklin St. (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall antiques), 919-636-4557,  The members of the gallery shake off the chill of winter with works depicting the warmth and new growth of Spring.  Members of the Orange County Art Guild will be exhibiting in April and will participate in the Second Friday Art Walk.  Enjoy the work of t.

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

DURHAM CENTRAL PARK - Durham Craft Market.  Saturdays Apr.- November 8 am to noon. Central Park, 501 Foster Street, Durham, NC. (919) 794-8194

DURHAM PARKS & REC -   Jessica Leff at 919-471-1623, option 2, or - Historic Hike of Leigh Farm Park :  Saturday, Apr. 5th from 10AM-12PM. 370 Leigh Farm Road, Durham. Join us as explore the buildings and history of Leigh Farm.  We will talk briefly about the Leigh family and their influential role in helping to shape Durham’s history.  We will meet at the visitor’s center. Wear comfortable shoes and bring water.  $1 (City resident); $6 (Non-city resident). There is no cost if you have a Playmore card. Advance registration required. - Soap Making:  This class will cover how to use lye when making soap which will serve as a foundation for further experimentation with your favorite essential oils and herbs. Plus they make great gifts. Bring a container and you will go home with some soap.  Sunday, Apr. 6th from 10AM-2PM. West Point on the Eno Park,  5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham.

DUKE GARDENS 919-668-6451 Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications, - Nature for Sprouts.  Friday, Apr. 4, 10:30a - 11:30a.  Course meets for 4 sessions. - Nature Storytime.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 10:30a - 11:30a.  Course meets for 4 sessions. - Nature Ranger Cart.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 1p - 3p. - Exploration Station.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 1p - 3p. - Mallarmé Chamber Players.  Sunday, Apr. 6, 12:30p - 1:30p. - Spring Cherry Blossom Festival.  Sunday, Apr. 6, 1p - 4p.  Cancelled! - Turf.  Tuesday, Apr. 8, 6:30p - 8:30p.  Course meets for 3 sessions. - Terraces and Perennial Gardens: Color and Plant Combinations.  Thursday, Apr. 10, 9a - 11a. - The Composed Photograph: Movement and Balance.  Thursday, Apr. 10, 6p - 8p.  Course meets for 2 sessions.

ENO GALLERY -  100 South Churton St. Hillsborough NC 27278 gallery 919-883-1415

ENO RIVER STATE PARK For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office - 919-383-1686. 919-620-9099 x 207

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. - Flights of Fancy. Hours: 10-6 Monday – Thursday, 10-8 Friday & Saturday, 12-4 Sunday. 121 N. Churton St. Hillsborough, NC. 919-732-5001. Kiln-formed glass by Susan Hope, paintings by Eduardo Lapetina, photography by Eric Saunders. The show runs through April 20th. Founded in 2006, the gallery is owned by 22 artists.

HISTORIC HILLSBOROUGH -   . - Two Hundred Sixty Years of History.  2 pm, Friday, Apr. 4.  Discover the history of the oldest town in Piedmont North Carolina on this one hour guided walking tour of Hillsborough.

HORACE WILLIAMS HOUSE -  610 E Rosemary St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Phone:(919) 942-7818 - "New Pictures", photography by Dan Gottlieb.  Reception: Sunday, Apr. 6, 2:00-4:00p. Exhibit, Apr. 6 thru  27.

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

ORANGE COUNTY ARTISTS -   visit the website: or call Ellen Hill 919-942-7578. - 2014 Spring Tour of Orange County Artists Guild.  Saturday, Apr. 12  10am-5p, Sunday, Apr 13    Noon-5pm.   About 20 artists from Orange Co. NC will open up their studios to the public, showing and selling painting, pottery, fabric, prints, jewelry, glass art and mixed media.

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

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

THRU THIS LENS -  303 East Chapel Hill Street, Durham, NC 27701 Roylee Duvall, 919.687.0250 throughthislens@gmail.com - 40 Years a Photographist: Experiments in Color and Form.  Opening Reception: Friday, Apr. 4, 6-9p.  Photographs by Bernard Herman. Select works featuring a unique photographic process Mr. Herman invented, making his own color prints from black and white negatives.

TRIANGLE WEAVERS GUILD -.  Monthly Meetings, 7p. 7PM at Seymour Center, 2551 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill, NC (919-968-2070) 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.

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

UNC LIBRARIES -   919-493-6699 Liza Terll, Friends of the Library Free and open to the public. - From Matter to Ideas: Making Natural Knowledge in Early Modern Europe.  Saturday, Apr. 5, 4p | Viewing of Rooms of Wonder, Saltarelli Exhibit Room, Wilson Library, 5p. | Program, Pleasants Family Assembly Room, Wilson Library. - “Defining the Folk Drama," UNC historian Cecilia Moore.  Tuesday,  Apr. 8, 5p. Pleasants Family Assembly Room of Wilson Library.