Calendar of Events, August 30 - September 5

Aug. 30, 2013 @ 03:18 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.

Comedy Dance Farmer's Markets  
Outings/Art

 


 

CHURCH/SPIRITUALITY/12-STEP

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 106 Purefoy Rd., Chapel Hill 942-2050 http://www.c3huu.org/ -Brushes with Life: Art, Artists and Mental Illness. Sep 1, 2013 to Ocober 25, Mon-Fri 9 to 2, Sundays call for times 919-942-2050. Group Show by artists in treatment at UNC Mental Health Clinics and members of Club Nova in Carrboro.

GREENFIELD MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH 2697 Hwy. 56 East Rev. Hayward L. Dock, Jr. -Annual Revival. September 4-6, 2013 at 7:00pm. The guest ministers will be Rev. Jamil Crosson of New Liberty Baptist Church Louisburg, NC (Wed.), Rev. Braxton Bowser of Agape Christian Center Knightdale, NC (Thurs.) and Rev. Dr. Raphael Holloman of New Beginnings Church Louisburg, NC (Fri.) Please come.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH 9112 Bethe Hickory Grove Church Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 919-929-4491 -Fitness Ministry. Sept 2, Sept. 5, twice weekly, Monday, & Thursday, evenings. Fitness classes , low & high impact aerobics routines. Calorie burning , exhilarating, & fun.

WHITE ROCK BAPTIST CHURCH - 3400 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707. 919-688-8136

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. http://www.nar-anon.org -Weekly Meeting. Monday, Sept 2, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915 -Weekly Meeting. Thursday, Sept 5, 7-8p (Every Thursday). Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham. 919-383-4236

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS -Weekly Meeting. Wednesday, Sept 4, 7p - 8:30p. Can't get your money right? Ruining your life? We can help! Trinity Ave. Presbyterian Church, 927 W. Trinity Avenue. Durham, N.C. 27701. corner of Trinity & Gregson. Look for the green "DA" signs and follow the directions. We meet in the Bridal Room, past the Choir Room. http://dacarolinas.org/ (919) 683-3013 (Robin) or (919) 274-7463 (Tom)

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS -Weekly 12-step meetings. For anyone with any food/eating issue. No dues, fees, or religious affiliations. 919-406-9300 http://www.triangleoa.org Scott Phillips. Overeaters, anorexics, bulimics welcome. -Weekly Meeting. Friday, Sept 7, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham -Weekly Meeting. Saturday, Aug 31, 10-11:30a. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham -Weekly Meeting. Saturday, Aug 31, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham -Weekly Meeting. Tuesday, Sept 3, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham -Weekly Meeting. Wednesday, Sept 4, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham -Weekly Meeting. Thursday, Sept 5, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham 

 

COMEDY

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 http://www.artscenterlive.org

BULLTOWN COMEDY -Free monthly series with local stand-up comedy. Casbah, 1007 W Main St Durham http://www.casbahdurham.com/

DSI COMEDY THEATER -Offering performances, classes and workshops. 200 N Greensboro St, Carrboro Offering performances, classes and workshops Call 338-8150 http://www.dsicomedytheater -Improv Slam. Friday, Aug 30 7:30p. The Freestyle Comedy Battle! DSI proudly offers up IMPROV SLAM, our modern freestyle comedy battle. Yeah, CLEAN COMEDY for ALL ages. $5 -Harold Night. 9p. 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 these skills. $5 -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. Free -Improv Slam. Saturday, Aug 31 7:30p. The Freestyle Comedy Battle! DSI proudly offers up IMPROV SLAM, our modern freestyle comedy battle. $5 -Duets. 9p. A night to celebrate DSI's best 2-person teams. Featuring Doonese and Hoobastank. $5 -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

 

DANCE

COMMUNITY FAMILY LIFE AND RECREATION CENTER other DPR events, call. -Offering dance classes for students through Durham Lyon Park, 1309 Halley St, Durham 919- 560-4355

GOLDEN DIPPERS SQUARE DANCE CLUB -Thursday, Sept 5, 7:30 - 9:30p, (every Thursday). Bethany United Methodist Church, 2809 Guess Rd, Durham 919-563-3936 gmartin@mebtel.net

NINTH STREET DANCE -Offering classes and workshops in Bollywood, ballet, tap, lyrical, hip-hop, African, bellydance, samba, salsa, swing, ballroom, Zumba and more 1920 1/2 Perry St. Durham, NC 27705 919-286-6011 http://www.ninthstreetdance.com

SALSA SOCIAL -Saturday, Aug 31, 6-9:30p. DJ Abuelo Salsero Jack spins during the weekly salsa social Triangle Dance Studio, 2603 S Miami Blvd, Durham 919-245-0822 http://www.dancegumbo.com/salsa Call for information on this and other salsa nights in the Triangle

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

WEST COAST SWING CLASSES -Tuesday, Sept 3, 7p (beginners), 7:45p (intermediate), and 8:45p (advanced). Offering three levels of instruction every Tuesday, with free dancing to follow. The Tavern, 1900 W. Markham Ave., Durham. 919-286-7665 http://www.thetaverndurham.com. $5-$10 per class

 

FARMERS MARKETS

CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 31, 9a-Noon. Wed. market, 3-6:30p. All products come from within a 50-mile radius. 301 W Main St 7 am-noon Saturdays and 3:30-6:30 pm Wednesdays 919-280-3326 http://www.carrborofarmersmarket.com. Melon Tasting, live music by David Hughes, sampling watermelon & cantaloupe varieties Aphrodite, Jenny, Lamar, Crimson Sweet, and Tasty Bites, among others. Kidzu Children's Museum activities will include instrument-making as well as a seed-spitting conte

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 31, 9a-Noon. Tuesday, 3-6p. 201 S Estes Dr 533-9496 or wwwthechapelhillfarmersmarketcom 8 am-noon Saturdays and 3-6 pm Tuesdays 919-533-9496 http://www.thechapelhillfarmersmarket.com

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 31, 8a - Noon, Wednesday, Market: 3:30 - 6:30p. All products come from with in a 70 mile radius. Durham Central Park, PO Box 1903, Durham, NC 27702-1903 919-667-3099 http://www.durhamfarmersmarket.com

ENO RIVER FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 31, 8a-12 noon. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough http://www.enoriverfarmersmarket.com

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Tuesday, Sept 3, 4-6p. Fresh produce, bread, beef, pork, eggs and pizza using fresh ingredients from a local farm. Sign up for new weekly newsletter, fearringtonfarmersmarket@gmail.com. At Fearrington Village off of 15/501 between Chapel Hill and Pittsboro. For more info, call Eddie Kallam, 919-923-6262. http://www.fearrington.com/village/farmersmarket.asp

HILLSBOROUGH FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 31, 10a-1p. Seasonal produce, beef, eggs, baked goods and crafts available, as well as eggs, preserves, handmade soaps, marinades and locally raised beef, goat and chicken 625 Hampton Point Blvd (Home Depot parking lot), Hillsborough, NC 272728 919-360-5254 http://growingsmallfarms.ces.ncsu.edu/growingsmallfarms-fearrington-3/ TeamHFM@yahoo.com

SOUTH DURHAM FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 31, 8a. – 12noon. Durham's newest market seeks to connect the community with local farmers by selling seasonal produce, meats, and artisanal foods produced within 50 miles 5410 NC 55, Durham (Greenwood Commons Shopping Center) http://www.southdurhamfarmersmarket.org

 

SOUTHERN VILLAGE FARMERS’ -Weekly Market. Thursday, Sept 5, 3:30 – 6:30p. Market Street, off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill http://www.southernvillage.com/farmers-market/

 

KIDS/FAMILY

DURHAM FAMILY THEATRE -PO Box 61894, Durham, NC 27715 Trinity United Methodist Church, 215 N. Church Street, Downtown Durham, NC (919) 286-5717 durhamfamilytheatre.wordpress.com Jenny Justice, durhamfamilytheatre@gmail.com

DURHAM KENNEL CLUB -Dog Show: Conformation, Obedience and Rally Trials featuring beautifully groomed and trained dogs. Fun and educational for the entire family. Saturday, Aug 31, 2013 from 9a-2p. State Fairgrounds Complex, Jim Graham Bldg. 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607 919-821-7400

  WALLTOWN CHILDRENS THEATRE - 919-286-4545 http://www.walltownchildrenstheatre.org Cynthia Penn, walltownchildrenstheatredurham@gmail.com -Auditions: Indigo Blue, a re-imagining of the Pied Piper. Friday, Sept 6, 6:30p, Saturday, Sept 7, 2p, Monday, Sept 9 @ 6:30p. Present a 1-2 minute monologue & 32 bars of a song. Dancers should prepare a short routine (no longer than 2 minutes). Rehearsals begin early September with production dates in Mid-December. Stipend available for adult principle roles.

 

LECTURES/FORUMS/LITERARY

CITY OF DURHAM - (919) 560-4123 x 11253 Amy.Blalock@DurhamNC.gov Amy Blalock, Sr. Public Affairs Specialist -Cankerworm Workshop. Tuesday, September 3, 2013, at 6 p.m. Free Workshop – Protecting Our Trees Against This Destructive Moth; Registration Required Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster Street To register for this free workshop, email durhamcankerwormcontrol@gmail.com. City of Durham Urban Forestry Manager Alexander Johnson at (919) 560-4197 ext. 21275 or by email at Alexander.Johnson@DurhamNC.gov.

DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL - Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 North Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27704, Private Dining Room C 919 403-4DRH -Stroke Support Group. Monday, Sept 2, 1 p.m. Durham Regional Hospital hosts a stroke support group the second Monday of each month. The primary purpose of the support group is to educate the stroke survivor, care giver and people in the local community about stroke prevention and stroke disabilities

FLYLEAF BOOKS - 752 MLK Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill 919-942-7936. http://www.flyleafbooks.com -Sacrificial Poets Touchstones Open Mic (1st Wednesdays). Wednesday, Sept. 4, 6-8:30p. Sac Poe's open mic and feature showcase. Free admission! Come early to get a seat and to sign up. Sacrificial Poets is a spoken word poetry organization that serves middle, high school, and college-aged youth in the Triangle Area of North Carolina.

MCINTYRE’S BOOKS - Fearrington Village, Pittsboro 919- 542-3030. http://www.fearrington.com/village/mcintyres.asp

NC WRITER’S NETWORK – DURHAM COUNTY - -DURHAM VOICES CREATIVE WRITING GROUP. Sept 3, 1st and 3rd Tuesday, of every month, 6-8:30p . Adults of all experience levels welcome! Durham County East Regional Library, 211 Lick Creek Ln. 919-560-0213

RHINE RESEARCH CENTER - 3475 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 919-309-4600 http://www.rhine.org Susan Freeman, Events Coordinator/Public Relations Director

THE REGULATOR BOOKSHOP - 720 9th St Durham, NC 27705 (919) 286-2700 http://www.regulatorbookshop.com/ -Tom Young. Saturday, Aug 31, 7p. In Tom Young’s latest novel The Warriors, Lieutenant Colonel Michael Parson finds himself with a new assignment as safety officer at a Kyrgyzstan air base. Mr. Young will be in the store for a reading and signing.

 

MUSIC

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 http://www.artscenterlive.org [Call/check web for times]

ATC/THE STACK -Weekly happy hour. 318 Blackwell Street, Durham, NC. The Stack is located directly behind American Tobacco’s iconic Lucky Strike smokestack. -Al Strong (http://alstrongmusic.com Jazz/Funk/Fusion). Sept 5, (Every Thursday) 5-7p.

BEYU CAFFE - 335 W Main St Durham, NC 27701 (919) 683-1058 No cover

BILLSBOROUGH -Live Music Hall. 106 S Churton St, Hillsborough, NC www.billsboroughmusichall.com

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. 919-401-1979 -Ben Palmer's Jazz Jam with Dot Combo. Sept 2, (every Monday), 7-10p. See and hear some of the best jazz musicians in the triangle every Monday night. -Open Blues Jam with Butch Haas & Co. Sept 3, (every Tuesday), 8-11p. You never know who will show up, this jam and it is always a great night for the blues. -Andrew Marlin & Tommy Edwards. Thursday, September 5, 7-9 pm. Mandolin Orange, meets The Bluegrass Experience. -The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs. Friday, Aug 30, 6-8p. We’ve been playing music together in Durham for a long time — over 30 years!

THE BROAD STREET CAFE -closed permanently!

BLUES AT BURWELL SUMMER CONCERT SERIES - 319 N. Churton St. Hillsborough , Nc 27278 919.732.7451. -Red Rover. Friday Aug 30 at 6-8p. Join us on the front lawn of the Burwell School to enjoy an evening of acoustic blues and folk! Please bring your own seating, blankets, and dancing shoes. We will supply the lemonade! No alcoholic beverages are permitted at this event.

BYNUM FRONT PORCH -7-9p, unless noted. Bynum General Store and Post Office, 950 Bynum Rd., Bynum. 919-542-0394. http://www.bynumfrontporch.org -The Bluegrass Experience. Friday, Aug 30.

CAROLINA THEATRE - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030 -Dicky Betts. Friday, Aug 30, 8p.

CASBAH - 1007 W Main St Durham, NC 27701 (919) 687-6969 casbahdurham.com/? -Craig Butterfield W/ Post Timey String Band. Thursday, Sept 5, 8p. $5

CAT’S CRADLE - 300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 (919) 967-9053 http://www.catscradle.com/?

THE CAVE TAVERN - 452 1/2 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516 919-968-9308, thecavebooking@gmail.com http://caverntavern.com/

THE DEPOT - The Depot at Hillsborough Station, 246 S. Nash Street, Hillsborough 919.643.3768 www.hillsboroughdepot.com

DPAC -Durham Performing Arts Center 123 Vivian St. 919-680-2787 http://www.dpacnc.com -Food Truck Rodeo. Sunday, Sept. 1, 12:30 - 4:30p. 60+ Trucks, live msic, local beer -Pops Concert. Sunday, Sept 1, 6p. Duke Symphony Orchestra: Harry Davidson, music director (Rain Date: September 18, Baldwin Auditorium) East Campus Main Quad, Duke University, Durham. Free.

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713 http://www.durhamjazzworkshop.org/courses.html -New! JAZZ JAM every Sunday. Sunday, Sept 1, 7p. $5

THE EDDY PUB - 1715 Saxapahaw-Bethlehem Church Rd Saxapahaw, NC 27340 (336) 525-2010 http://www.theeddypub.com/

FULLSTEAM BREWERY - 726 Rigsbee Ave., Durham. (919) 682-2337 http://www.fullsteam.ag/

KRAKEN BAR - 2823 N Carolina 54 Chapel Hill, NC 27516 (919) 943-0398 http://www.thekrakenbar.com/

LOCAL 506 -Doors: 8:30 p / Show: 9p, unless noted. 506 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. http://www.local506.com. -LOCALLY GROWN feat. Virgins Family Band, Morning Brigade, Clockwork Kids. Thursday, Aug 29, 8p. Downtown Partnership Presents Free

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL - 723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham. 919-901-0875 http://www.motorcomusic.com. -Dirty Bourbon River Show. Friday, Sept.13, 8p. Showroom $9/$11

NC MUSEUM OF ART - 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27609 919-664-6795 http://www.ncartmuseum.org Email: ekowalski@ncartmuseum.org $5 Museum members, students, $7 All others

OPEN EYE CAFE - 101 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro. 919-968-9410 http://www.openeyecafe.com.

OASIS - In Carr Mill, 200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, NC 27510 (919) 904-7343 http://www.OasisInCarrMill.com -Saturday Aug 31, 8-10p. An awesome evening of One Love music! -Live Reggae/Jazz/Blues with Gregory Blaine & Dolie Chandler An awesome evening of One Love music! Saturday August 31 8-11pm. -How To Cultivate Healing. Tuesday September 3 7:00-7:45pm. with Tom Spector, PhD, author of Our Two Gardens: How to Cultivate Healing -Crop Circles & Crop Formations. Wednesday September 4 7:00-7:45p. with Robert Roskind, author of A Guide to an Awakening Planet

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE - Greenwood Commons Shopping Center, 5410-Y N.C. 55, Durham. 361-2222, http://www.papamojosroadhouse.com. -Brett Chambers and the Usual Suspects. Aug 14, (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night. $8 Cover -Dennis Gruenling & Doug Deming W/The Jewel Tones. Friday, Aug 30, 8p. $10 Adv/$12 DOS -Mel Melton & The Wicked Mojos. Saturday, Aug 31, 8p. Backed by guitarist Max Drake, bassist T.A. James, and Kelly Pace on drums it is always a tight show and everyone is sure to have a good time doin’ the Zydeco with The Wicked Mojos. $12 Adv/$15 DOS

PINECONE -The Shape Note Sing. Sunday, Sept. 8 (every 2nd Sunday), 2-4 p.m. These sessions are free and open to the public to join in or to sit back and observe! Read more First Presbyterian Church in Durham, 311 E Main St.

PINHOOK - 117 W Main St Durham, NC 27701 (919) 667-1100

PITTSBORO GENERAL STORE CAFE - 39 West St., Pittsboro, NC. 919-542-2432, www.thegeneralstorecafe.com.

PITTSBORO ROADHOUSE -Open: Mon - Thurs. 11a- 9 p; Fri - Sat: 11a- 10p. 39 West Street, Pittsboro NC | Phone: 919-542-2432 http://pittsbororoadhouse.com/

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK -The Leroy Savage Group. Sept 4, (every Wednesday), 6-8:30p . Legendary tenor singer and former member of The Bluegrass Experience 2510 University Drive, Durham 919.402.4227 No cover. -Tommy Edwards. Saturday, Aug 31, 5-8 pm. Solo performance. The music moves inside The Belted Goat if it rains. No cover charge. Please visit www.fearrington.com or call 919.542.1239 for information. The Roost in Fearrington Village

SACRED GROUNDS COFFEEHOUSE - 2700 North Roxboro Street, Durham, 919-220-2458, http://sacredgroundscoffeehouse.org

STEEL STRING BREWERY - 106 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro

THE STATION - 201-C E. Main St., Carrboro. 919-967-1967 http://www.thestationcarrboro.com.

SUNDAY NIGHT PICKIN’ SESSION -Bubbadoc’s Acoustic Community. Sunday, Sept 1, 6-9:30p. Players and listeners welcome. Haw River Ballroom, Saxaphaw. 336- 376- 5694

THE TAVERN - 1900 W. Markham Ave., Durham. 919-286-7665 http://www.thetaverndurham.com.

 

ON STAGE

COMMON GROUND THEATRE -A performance and teaching space located in west Durham, offering performing arts and educational groups a flexible, well-equipped alternative space. Common Ground Theatre, 4815-B Hillsborough Rd., Durham (919) 698-3870 -Summer Sisters Presents: Tangles. Aug 29, 30, and 31 at 8p. This workshop production is the culmination of 13 women artists working thematically to produce performance art. Reservations: (919) 698-3870 Tickets: $10.00

LITTLE GREEN PIG - 209 East Duke Building Tickets: tickets@littlegreenpig.com or 919.452.9204 -OUR TOWN by Thornton Wilder. September 4-21. America’s classic story of small town life, love and death told anew with an all-Black cast. Trotter Hall, 410 West Geer St., Durham www.littlegreenpig.com $15 General Admission, $10 Seniors/Military, $5 Student Rush

WALLTOWN CHILDRENS THEATRE - 919-286-4545 http://www.walltownchildrenstheatre.org Cynthia Penn, walltownchildrenstheatredurham@gmail.com -Auditions: Indigo Blue, a re-imagining of the Pied Piper. Friday, Sept 6, 6:30p, Saturday, Sept 7, 2p, Monday, Sept 9 @ 6:30p. Present a 1-2 minute monologue & 32 bars of a song. Dancers should prepare a short routine (no longer than 2 minutes). Rehearsals begin early September with production dates in Mid-December. Stipend available for adult principle roles.

NCCU THEATRE -Dreamgirls. Friday-Saturday, Sept 6 &7, 8:15pm, and Sunday, Sept 8, 3:15pm. The Hit Broadway Musical Dreamgirls by NCCU University Theater, Durham, NC 919-408-1174 www.anfo.us Irving Truitt joia.n.grice@gmail.com Students-$10.00 Seniors $10.00 Adults $20.00

 

OUTINGS/ART

ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS -Saturday, Aug 31. 9a - 1p. 214 Hunt Street between the Durham YMCA and Durham Central Park. http://artmarketatvegametals.com/

ARTISTS AT GOLDEN BELT -M-Sa 10-7, Sun 12-6. 401-B Foster Street, Durham, North Carolina 27701

BINGO -Sept 5, (every Thursday night) from 06:45p - 10p. If you enjoy being with people and play BINGO. The American Legion Post 7is 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, American Legion Post 007, 406 E. Trinity Avenue, Durham, NC 27701

BULL CITY ART & FRAME COMPANY -Just A Guy with A Camera: Bob Dumas (from G105’s Bob & the Showgram). thru Aug 31st. Bob Dumas is more than a radio personality for the greater Triangle Area, brain tumor survivor, owner of Bobby J’s original salsa company, and advocate for pediatric brain tumor medical research; he also dabbles in the art of photography. , Historic Brightleaf Square (919)680-4ART(4278) bullcityartandframecompany.com Lewis and Tiffany Bowles, Proprietors

BULL CITY ARTS COLLABORATIVE - 401-B Foster Street Durham, NC Hours: Fridays 11-2 and by appt at 775 843 4929 www.bullcityarts.org -Input/Output: New work by Stephanie Nowotarski. Reception Friday, Aug 23; 6-9pm, Aug 1-31. Through this work, Stephanie examines the interplay between art and science processes, with one noted commonality, the visual repetition of music and the rhythm it provides for navigating daily life in the lab or the studio. Blown Glass by Dmitri Resnik

THE CARRACK -Hold Capacity // Trade Route Stories, Reimagined. Performance: Friday, Aug 9, Doors Open 7p, Show Begins 8p. Artists: Jaclyn Bowie, Eric Waters, Nora Weatherby, Jon O'Neill, Jenny Morgan, Chris Vitiello, Amanda Dahil. If cargo ships stopped for 3 days, half the world would starve. Half the world would freeze. 111 W. Parrish St., Downtown Durham)

CARRBORO COFFEE ROASTERS - 101 S Greensboro St Carrboro, NC 27510 (919) 968-4760 http://www.carrborocoffee.com

CENTER FOR DOCUMENTARY STUDIES - Center for Documentary Studies, 1317 W. Pettigrew St., http://documentarystudies.duke.edu/exhibits/upcoming-exhibits -Beyond the Front Porch 2013 / University Gallery, thru Aug 31. -Hidden in Plain Sight: Architectural Reminders of Durham's Vital Past / Porch Gallery. thru Aug 31.

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY - 1215 E. Franklin St. (between Caffe’Driade and Whitehall Antiques), 919-636-4557, www.chapelhillartgallery.com -“Around Myths and Legends” Paintings by artist Eduardo Lapetina. Artist Reception Sept. 13th, 6 – 9PM. Display: thru Sept. 30, Thurs – Sun, noon – 6p. Eduardo’s paintings are a collaboration of mind and spirit and hold the promise of dreams, visions, fears, intangibles and will, requiring contemplation, study, feeling and flights of fancy. -“In Focus”. Opening Reception Sept. 21st, 6 – 8PM. Display: thru Sept. 30, Thurs – Sun, noon – 6p. A selection of The Art Institute of Raleigh Durham graduates photography portfolios consisting of abstract still life, conceptual/on-location portraits, military homecomings, and interactive 3D imagery.

Chapel Hill Service League -Sharing Our Gifts with the Community. 919-933-1141. www.chapelhillserviceleague.org -New Member Informational Fair. Thursday, Aug 29, 7p.m. Women of all ages and backgrounds are encouraged to join Chapel Hill Service League and our group of great women doing great things! Chapel Hill Service League – a local volunteer organization aimed at helping women and children of Chapel Hill and the sur Sky Lounge at Greenbridge Condominiums (601 W. Rosemary St., Chapel Hill).

CITY OF DURHAM - Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253 -“How to Bid Projects and Complete Requests for Proposals/Qualifications with the City of Durham”. Thursday, Aug 29,, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. City of Durham Equal Opportunity & Equity Assurance Department, Workshop Series for Small Businesses Seminar #1 in the FY13-14 City Hall Council Chambers, 101 City Hall Plaza, 1st Floor

DUKE GARDENS - Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St. (919) 668-1707. gardens.duke.edu. Orla Swift -Walk on the Wild Side. Thursday, Sept 05, 11a. -Nature for Seedlings. Tuesday, Sept 03, 1p. -Terraces and Perennial Gardens: Color and Plant Combinations. Thursday, Sept 05, 9a. -Walk on the Wild Side. Thursday, Sept 05, 11a.

DURHAM ARTS COUNCIL -9a-9p on Monday, through Saturday, and 1-6p on Sundays. 120 Morris Street in downtown Durham Lindsay Gordon, artist services manager, lgordon@durhamarts.org -William Beatty: ROADSCAPES & BLUESCAPES in the Allenton Gallery. thru Sept 8. A new exhibit at the Durham Arts Council featuring William Beatty and Stacy Crabill. Stacy Crabill was one of the 2012-13 Ella Fountain Pratt Emerging Artists. 919-560-2719 http://www.durhamarts.org Lindsay Gordon -Stacy Crabill: Big Sugar in the Seman Gallery. -Nadjib Adebola Assani: Legends of Onile in the Ella Fountain Pratt Legacy Gallery. thru Jan 6. A new exhibit at the Durham Arts Council featuring Nadjib Adebola Assani

ENO GALLERY - 100 South Churton St. Hillsborough NC 27278 gallery 919-883-1415 http://www.enogallery.net -'Forward Genesis'. thru Sept 1. Featured artist in the lower gallery: Artist: Alicia Armstrong -in dreams' - Jennifer E. Miller - solo exhibition. thru Aug. 26 -Symphonic Dreamscapes. Opening reception: Eno Gallery, Friday Aug 30 from 6:00 to 9p in a special darkened upper gallery exhibition: Exhibition dates: Aug 30 to Sept 22, 2013. Vicki Grants Dreamscapes incorporate low voltage and fiber optic lighting within her intriguing wall sculptures. One is drawn in to explore the visual opportunities that a natural agate slice or a nautilus shell has as light travels thru its core.

ENO RIVER STATE PARK -For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office - 919-383-1686. -Occoneechee Mountain Sunset Hike. Friday, Aug 30, 7p. Join the Occoneechee ranger to view the sunset at the Overlook on the Mountain. The natural and cultural history of the mountain and local area will be discussed. Call 919-383-1686 to register. Limit 15. -Beginning Fishing. Saturday, Aug. 31, 10a. Join the park naturalist to learn how to fish. Geared for kids ages 5-15. Any child under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. All fishing equipment will be provided. Please bring a small can of corn (pop-top)for bait. Call 919-383-1686 to regis -Fly Fishing Basics. 12n. Learn the art of fly-fishing with the Naturalist. Learn the rigging components of a fly line, basic water macro-invertebrates and common casting techniques. Must be 16 years or older. Gear provided. FISHING LICENSE REQUIRED. Call 919-383-1686 to register. -Power Hike. 8a. Get your blood pumping with a fast hike with the park naturalist. Great for back packer training. We will take short periodic stops to look for signs of wildlife along our 4-mile hike. Must be at least 14 years of age and in excellent physical condition.

FRANK GALLERIES -ANIMALS: Forces of Nature. thru Sept 8, 2013. Animals are sentient beings and are a major component of our planet's ecosystem. Like the Earth, animals are in trouble and continue to suffer at the hand of the human race. Unfortunately we cannot turn all this around with the small gesture of this exh #109 E Franklin St Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919)730.6130 -Salon: Featured Artist Carroll Lassiter. Thursday, Sept. 5, 8pm.

HILLSBOROUGH CHAMBER -

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS -Hours: 11-6 Mon–Th, 11-8 Fri & Sat, 1-4 Sun. Thru September 22nd. The gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, handcrafted furniture, pottery, mosaics & fiber art. 121 N. Churton St., Hillsborough, NC 27278 919-732-5001 www.HillsboroughGallery.com -Opening reception: “Imagined”. Friday, Aug 30 from 6-9p. Mosaics by Pam Isner, handcrafted furniture by O’Neal Jones, fiber art by Alice Levinson and paintings by Michele Yellin.

KOSALA MEDITATION CENTER -Located in Carrboro, Kosala Mahayana Buddhist Center is a non-profit Buddhist meditation center whose aim is to introduce meditation and Buddhist teachings to help everyone solve daily problems and cultivate inner peace. 711 West Rosemary Street, Suite E, Carrboro (Upstairs above Carrburritos) 919-619-4079 MeditationInChapelHill.org Monica Heiser at MeditationInChapelHill@gmail.com -General Meditation Class. Wednesday, Sept 4 (every Wednesday), 7-8p. This class is tailored for anyone interested in finding out about the Buddhist way of meditating and thinking about life’s opportunities and challenges. No previous experience necessary. $20 ($12 for students and seniors) -Meditation 101. Tuesday, Sept 3, (every Tuesday), 7-8pm. This class is an introduction to meditation & is perfect for absolute beginners to meditation. They are also for experienced meditators who want to learn more and improve their concentration. Meditation is training the mind to be peaceful regardless of wh $20 ($12 for students and seniors)

LIBERTY ARTS SCULPTURE STUDIO & FOUNDRY -Liberty Arts is a collaborative nonprofit arts community that reflects the dynamic and diverse personality of Durham, NC. Physically: in Mercury Studio at #407-A North Mangum Street, Durham, NC 27701 Ethereally: www.clarioncontentmedia.com contact: clarioncontent@gmail.com -Sidewalk Sale: 10:00am-5:00pm. With summer winding down, end of season sales are in full swing during Northgate’s Lazy Days of Summer Sidewalk Sale featuring mall-wide clearance prices Saturday, August 31 from 10:00am-5:00pm. -Fixture Sale: 11:00am-3:00pm. Plan on heading to Northgate’s outdoor plaza to find great deals on gently used fixtures at Northgate’s Fixture Sale from 11:00am-3:00pm including lighting fixtures, equipment, shelving, display cases, counters, cash registers, point of purchase equipment

ORANGE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM - 501 W. Franklin Street in Chapel Hill

OUTSIDERS ART & COLLECTIBLES -Durham’s only gallery focusing on the genre of Southern Outsider Art. 718-C Iredell Street, Durham, NC 27705 www.outsiders-art.com/ Pamela Gutlon 919-451-3231 or pgutlon@outsiders-art.com -From The Porch: The Paintings of Jake McCord. Opening Reception, Wednesday, Aug 21 5-8PM, Exhibit: Wednesday, Aug 21, 2013 – Sept 20, 2013. Live Music by Matt Phillips & Food Trucks. A celebrity in his hometown of Thomson, GA, self-taught artist Jake McCord was a quiet, gentle, and hard-working man.

PLEIADES GALLERY - 109 E Chapel Hill St Durham, NC 27701 (919) 797-2706 -Artists Speak Truth To Power. Thursday, September 5, 2013 6-8 pm; exhibit: August 14 – September 15. Support creative conversations! Join us at Pleiades Gallery for two salon events to hear artists discuss their work in the exhibit “Truth to Power.”

SCRAP EXCHANGE - 923 Franklin St., Durham, NC 27701 919-688-6960 scrapexchange.org -Signed, Sealed, Delivered. Thru Sept 14. The next exhibit in the Green Gallery at The Scrap Exchange features mail art sent to the Durham creative reuse arts center from around the world. -Free Community Knitting Night. Sept 5, 6-9p (1and 3rd Thursdays). throughthislens@gmail.com

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UNC GLOBAL -The Awakening: Parallel Worlds. Opening Reception: Thursday, Sept 12, 2013 at 5p Exhibit runs from Sept 2 – Dec 6, 2013 weekdays from 8a to 9p and Saturdays from 8a to 4p. “The Awakening: Parallel Worlds” highlights the mixed media composite work of American Indian artist Alyssa Hinton. FedEx Global Education Center 301 Pittsboro Street Chapel Hill, NC 27516 919-962-0318 http://global.unc.edu/events/the-awakening-parallel-worlds/ Laura Griest lauragriest@unc.edu Free

UNC LIBRARIES - Liza Terll, Friends of the Library Free and open to the public -The Storied South: Voices of Writers and Artists with William Ferris. Thursday, Sept. 5, 5:30 p.m. UNC professor and renowned folklorist Bill Ferris will discuss his new book The Storied South: Voices of Writers and Artists (UNC Press, 2013) on Thursday, Sept. 5, in the Wilson Special Collections Library’s Pleasants Family Assembly Room. | Pleasants Family Assembly Room, Wilson Special Collections Library Web: http://blogs.lib.unc.edu/news/index.php/2013/08/uncs-bill-ferris-to-discuss-southern-writers-and-artists-sept-5/