Calendar of Events, Friday, August 22 - Thursday, August 28

Aug. 23, 2014 @ 08:42 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 | Film | Farmer's Markets | Kids | Lectures/Literature | Music | Stage | Outings/Art


CAIN’S CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - 2001 St. Mary’s Road, Hillsborough, NC 27278  Reverend Obadele St. George, Pastor- Missionary Auxiliary - Seventy -eighth Anniversary,  Sunday, Aug. 24,  4p.  Reverend Rev. Michael Harris of Lee’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church 3604 Lee’s Chapel Road Cedar Grove, NC 27231Will be our guest preacher for the evening.  The congregation and choir will also be a part of the celebration.

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

ENO RIVER UNITARIAN - 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham. 919-489-2575, Sun, 9a -1p, M - Th, 10a-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, Aug. 24 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.

FRIENDSHIP FELLOWSHIP COMMUNITY CENTER, - Two Nights of Services Healing and Deliverance.  Friday, Aug. 22, 7:30p. 1100 Holloway St., Durham. For information, call 919-949-2944.Hosted by Evangelist Julia Ross Harrelson. Speaker will be Elder Michael Rogers Chamber. Music by area choirs. -Weekly Service.  Mon. - Tues., Aug. 25-26, 7:30p.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH -Fitness Ministry.  Aug. 25, Aug. 28, 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 Aug. 27th (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 Aug. 26 (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).

MORNING STAR MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - FREE annual community cookout.  Aug. 23rd , 10a - 1p,  due to rain on Aug. 3rd. 4610 Fayetteville Road, Durham, NC 27713.  Phone number (919) 544-8596. Please come out and fellowship with us!  

ST JOSEPH AME CHURCH - Morning Worship.  Sunday, Aug. 24, 11:00a. 2521 Fayetteville Street, Durham, North Carolina 27707 919-683-1379 Reverend Dr. Ronald L. Owens, Senior Pastor,  -Bible Study.  Tuesday, Aug. 26,  6p. -Noon Day Prayer.  Wednesday, Aug. 27, 12 noon. -Life Application Bible Study.  7:00p.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540.  -Vacation Bible SchoolSunday, Aug. 24, 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, Aug. 24, 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, Aug. 24, 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, Aug. 24, 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, Aug. 23, 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, 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, Aug. 27, 7a.  Join one of the pastors of United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, as a small group looks at the lectionary texts for next Sunday’s worship. We begin at 7 in the morning for approximately one hour in the library. Coffee and tea are.   -Rev. Julio Ramirez-Eve,  Sunday, Aug. 24, 8:30 and 11a.

NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUPS - Weekly Meeting.   Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. Addiction is a family disease.  Nar-Anon is a 12-step support group for family and friends of addicts. There are no dues or fees.  Just come to a meeting.  -Weekly Meeting.  Monday, Aug. 25, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Aug. 28, 7-8p (Every Thursday).

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Aug. 27, 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, Aug. 22, 12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Aug. 23, 10-11:30a. -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Aug. 23, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. -Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Aug. 27, 12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Aug. 28, 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.  -Indy Cagematch.  Friday, Aug. 22, 7p.  Independent improv teams from across the Triangle battle it out on the DSI Comedy stage for your laughs (and votes).   $10.  -Local Buzz.  8p.  Local Buzz, Triangle For Squares: A social media-inspired hyperlocal sketch comedy revue.   $10.  -Mister Diplomat.  10p.  Diplomat features true stories told by one of the performers, a local celebrity or special guest. Anecdotes inspire a world of absurd scenes, fully improvised by the most aggressive improv comedians in North Carolina. From local crowds at Inside Scoop, Sk   Free.  -Improv Slam Matinee.  Saturday, Aug. 23, 3p.  DSI proudly offers up Improv SLAM Matinee, our modern freestyle comedy battle. Two crews of improv comedians feed off the crowd to spin an interactive show that has never been seen before. Kick off your Saturday afternoon at our 3PM matinée shows (Kids un   $10.  -Improv Slam.  7p.  DSI proudly offers up IMPROV SLAM, our modern freestyle comedy battle. Two crews of improv comedians feed off the crowd to spin an interactive show that has never been seen before. Kick off your Saturday night with a fast-paced clean comedy show appropria   $10.  -The Thrill.  8:30p.  They’ve played festivals, corporate retreats, colleges (maybe even a couple barbecues) and now they’re taking over the home stage in Chapel Hill for The Thrill, a fast-paced, interactive show based on your suggestions.   $10.  -Pork.  10:00.  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.  -Improv Slam Incubator.  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 7p.  Two crews of improv comedians feed off the crowd to spin an interactive show that has never been seen before.   $6.  -Natural Selection.  8:30p.  DSI welcomes all North Carolina improvisers, making this show FREE for all improvisers and current students with ComedyWorx, Transactors, CHiPs, Village Idiots, and The Idiot Box.   $6.  -Comedy Lottery.  Wednesday, Aug. 27, 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, Aug. 28, 7p.  It’s the format that launched a thousand careers on TV, film, and stages across America. The Harold starts with one suggestion, but where it ends is anyone’s guess as a host of characters take audiences on a never-seen-before improvised adventure. Come in   $10.  -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.  -Kitcom.  10p.  Kit FitzSimons creates the entire soundtrack--music! dialogue! background effects!-- for a show. Come hear what happens when Kit plays director.   $10.



SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance.  Thursday, Aug. 28, 7:30- 9:30p. Freedman Center, Beth-El Synagogue, 1004 Watts St, Durham 919-683-9672All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Pat Petersen, $7.

TRIANGLE SINGLES DANCE CLUB - Weekly Dance.  8:30p to 11pm: Dance.  Great people, Lots of fun, Learn some new dances!  If you have a dance you would like to learn, let me know so that we can find someone to teach that dance! There are NO Dance Lessons during the Summer. Resume in September. -Fri. Aug. 22nd.  DJ:  Dale Tharrington.  



CAROLINA THEATRE - 2014 North Carolina Gay + Lesbian Film Festival.  . 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-303010 days of cinematic entertainment delivered at the epicenter of Downtown Durham' Aaron Bare,  -Family Fun Day.  Saturday, Aug. 23 from 9 a.m. to noon.   The animated classic An American Tail will screen at 9:30 a.m. in Cinema One.



CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Aug. 23, 9a-Noon. Wed. market, 3-6:30p. 301 W Main St 7 am-noon Saturdays and 3:30-6:30 pm Wednesdays 919-280-3326All products come from within a 50-mile radius.

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Aug. 23, 8a-noon (every Saturday). 201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496.  

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Aug. 23, 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, Aug. 28, 3:30 – 6:30p. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 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, Aug. 23, 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, Aug. 23, 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, Aug. 23, 8a - 12noon. Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill



DURHAM FAMILY THEATRE - Trinity United Methodist Church, 215 N. Church St., downtown Durham, NC (919) 286-5717, .  

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 Minister DeMarcus Williams,  Free.  -DFT Teen Theatre Conservatory 2014.  Aug. 25 – 26,  9a – 3p plus two evening performances. Monday – Friday (Public performances on final Friday and Saturday nights of the conservatory).  AGES: 12 – 18 years. -Children’s Theatre Camp #2 - Aug. 28 – Aug. 23.   Amelia Tosti,  admission is free, costs start at 0,50 per game, cost for other activities vary.  -A Play A Day #2 – Aug. 25 – 15. -TIMES: Monday – Friday from 8:45 a – 3p ; public performances on last two.

GREATER EMMANUEL TEMPLE OF GRACE - Back to School Community Day.  Saturday Aug. 23. 2722 E. Main St 919-818-6799School Supply Giveaway. Child MUST be present to receive supplies.

NORTHGATE MALL - 1058 West Club Boulevard, Durham. 919-286-4407  -Safari Adventure Train.  Safari Adventure Train times: Monday-Saturday 12pm-7pm and Sunday 1pm-5pm at Macy’s Court.  Now open in Macy’s Court the train ride takes young riders on a sightseeing adventure complete with animals and a safari-themed landscape. Safari Guides will greet riders as they board the train and special commemorative safari accessories will be availab   Train tickets: $3.00 per children available on-site.

WALLTOWN CHILDRENS THEATRE - Skills & Drills added to our 2014 Summer Schedule!   1225 Berkeley Street Call to reserve your spot! 919-286-4545 Rebecca Ryan,  




CITY OF DURHAM -Downtown Durham Armory Unveils Its New Look.  available for tours from noon - 6 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of every month. 212 Foster Street, The Downtown Durham Armory has a new look. Recent renovations are complete, and everyone is invited to see the improvements for themselves. The renovation includes refinished hardwood floors, exposed brick walls, fresh paint in much of the building, a new.   -Two-Part Seminar on Managing Blueprint Documents Digitally.  First Class-Thursday, Aug. 28 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. City Hall Council Chambers, 101 City Hall Plaza, 1st Floor Small Construction Firms Invited to learn Cost-Saving Managing Tips. Seminar will focus on use of software to do quantity take-offs and digitally create and manage construction documents during preconstruction and construction operations.

DURHAM CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU - 101 E Morgan Street (919) 680-8310.   -Tourism Development Authority Meeting.  Aug. 26, 3:00-4:30 PM. 101 E Morgan Street.  

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. -Weight Loss Surgery Support Group.  Monday, Aug. 26, 6 p.m. Duke Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery Durham Clinic located at 407 Crutchfield Street. Duke Regional Hospital hosts a weight loss surgery support group to facilitate discussion on topics related to adjustment before and after weight loss surgery. August’s meeting is called “Ask the Weight Loss Surgery Experts” and offers participants the ch  Register online at

NC BOTANNICAL GARDENS - Where the Land is the Star.  Sunday, Aug. 10, 2:30p. Reeves Auditorium, off of the US 15-501/NC 54 bypass (Fordham Blvd.) at 100 Old Mason Farm Road in Chapel Hill. Tom Earnhardt, Naturalist and Writer, President, Botanical Garden Foundation and Host, UNC-TV’s Exploring North Carolina. One of the hot spots of the natural world was, and still is, North Carolina. Botanists, naturalists, and explorers gravitated here in   Fee:  $15 ( $10 NCBG Members).  -Well-Traveled: On the Influence of William Bartram and His “Travels.” Sunday, Aug. 24, 2:30p.  Dr. Jim Costa, Executive Director, Highlands Biological Station. In 1773 celebrated Philadelphia naturalist William Bartram embarked on a four-year exploration throughout the Southeast.  His astute observations of native people, flora and fauna, geology a  Registration and more information at www.ncbg.unc/edu/calendar or call (919) 962-0522. Free; advanced registration required.

THE REGULATOR BOOKSHOP - 720 9th St  Durham, NC 27705 (919) 286-2700  -Saturday Storytime With Art Lesson From Robert Dunne.  Saturday, Aug. 23, 11:00 a.m. - please note the time.  We’re thrilled to have artist Robert Dunne, author of the children’s art book Found at last! A Treasure Chest of Easy Ways to Draw, return to Saturday Storytime.



2ND WIND - 118 E. Main St. Downtown Carrboro. 919-967-7922 No cover!  -Bluegrass Night-  from 10-1am.  Wednesday, Aug. 27, 10p-1a. (every Wednesday).     No cover!  -2 fer- acoustic eclectic.  Thursday, Aug. 28, 7:30-9p (every Thursday).     No cover!

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 919-929-2787  -Group Ceramics Exhibit featuring Jason Abide.  Aug. 1-31, Reception on Friday, Aug. 8th from 6:00-8:00pm in conjunction with 2nd Friday ArtWalk. In The Nicholson Gallery.   -Orange County Artist Salon.  Friday, Aug. 22nd at 6:00pm. -A Tribute to Maya Angelou.  Sunday, Aug. 24th at 2p. -Songwriters' Circle 7:45p.  Monday  Aug. 25. -The Polyphonic Spree (Presented by Cat’s Cradle).  Friday  Aug. 29, 8p.

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.  Aug. 25, (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.  Aug. 26 (every Tuesday), 8-11p.  You never know who will show up, this jam and it is always a great night for the blues. -Carolina Lightnin’ (Rick Lafleur, Alice Zincone and Tommy Edwards).  Thursday, Aug. 28, (third Thursdays). -The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs.  

BYNUM GENERAL STORE - 950 Bynum Rd., Bynum. 919-542-0394.  -Blue Star Travelers.  Friday,  Aug. 22 , 7-9 p. -Bynum Front Porch Pickin’.  Saturday, Aug. 23 10a - 1p.

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

THE CEDARS OR CHAPEL HILL - Laursen-Jia Duo plays Schubert, Mozart, and Bach.  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 7:30pm. The Cedars of Chapel Hill Ballroom, 523 Cedar Berry Lane, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 919 259 7000Orin Laursen, Violin and Oliver Jia, Piano present a program of Baroque, Classical, and early Romantic music.

CHATHAM HILL WINERY - Durham Ukulele Orchestra.  Friday, Aug. 22, 7:30-9:30pm. Chatham Hill Winery, 8245 Chapel Hill Rd, Cary, NC 27513 919.380.7135WineAway Fridays at Chatham Hill – EVERY Friday till 10pm with music starting at 7:30pm. (No cover charge.) Jill Winkler, free!

CIOMPI QUARTET PRESENTS - Summer chamber music series 2014.  

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

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713.   -JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, Aug. 24, 7p.

THE EDDY PUB - 1715 Saxapahaw-Bethlehem Church Rd, Saxapahaw, NC 27340 (336) 525-2010

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 Tel: 919-641-0075Durham's LGBT neighborhood bar. Email:



JOHNNY'S GONE FISHING - Anna Mae Live Country/Rock.  Saturday, Aug. 23, 7-9PM. 901 W. Main St. 919-932-5070Anna Mae is a country/rock singer/songwriter from Raleigh. The show is free and food/drinks and ice cream will be available for purchase. Annie Johnston,

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.  

OPEN EYE CAFE - 101 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro. 919-968-9410  -Meade Skelton (Country, Folk, Pop).  Friday, Aug. 22, 8-10p. No Cover.

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

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK - .  Aug. 27, (every Wednesday), 6-8:30p . 2510 University Drive, Durham 919.402.4227.   -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) .  

PINECONE - The Shape Note Sing.  Sunday, Sept. 14 (every 2nd Sunday), 2-4p. First Presbyterian Church in Durham, 311 E Main St. These sessions are free and open to the public to join in or to sit back and observe!

PINHOOK -   117 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701  (919) 667-1100 -Sir Richard Bishop.  Friday, Aug. 29 traveling the space ways since the early 80s, as one third of Sun City Girls. His solo albums range from explorations in shortwave radio transmissions to frantic guitar compositions. .the man is a genius!  He is touring the U.S. Of A! 

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

THE WEATHERVANE CAFÉ - A Southern Season in Chapel Hill. Showtime is 919.929.9466.   -Tommy Edwards and Friends (Keith Thomas and Jim Watson)  No cover charge. Please call 919.929.9446 for reservations or information.  Tuesday, Aug. 26.



ArtsCenter Stage - 10 by 10 in the Triangle.  Shows at 8p on Aug. 26, 17, 18, 19, 24, and 25. Shows 3p on Aug. 24, 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!

TRANSACTORS IMPROV: FOR FAMILIES! -  Aug. 23, 6p,  The ArtsCenter, Carrboro. Anoo Brod, (919) 969-7448 General,  $10; Senior, $8; Students/ArtsCenter Friends,  $6.

THIRD DATE - The Guy Show.  Friday, Aug. 22nd and Saturday, Aug. 23rd at 8 p.m. Return to Common Ground Theatre,  326 W Geer St, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 688-1500A unique improv show to close out the summer. In Third Date regulars Dan Sipp and J Chachula are joined by former members of Transactors Improv Company, Tim Johnston and Eric Singdahlsen, for two performances that explore friendship, careers.



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

ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS - .  Saturday, Aug. 23, 5 - 7p,  through Aug. 31. 214 Hunt Street between the Durham YMCA and Durham Central Park.  Lewis and Tiffany Bowles, Proprietors.  

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

BINGO - .  Thursday, Aug. 28, 7p. American Legion Post 007, 406 E. Trinity Avenue, Durham, NC 27701 If you enjoy being with people and play BINGO. The American Legion Post 7 is the place to be.  The proceeds go back into the community helping the veterans at the VA hospital, boys oratorical, American Legion Junior Baseball and others.

BULL CITY ARTS COLLABORATIVE - 401-B Foster Street Durham, NC Hours: Fridays 11-2 and by appt at 775 843 4929  -ReVamped.  Reception & Sale Dates:Friday, Aug. 22, 6 – 9 pm.  Local Designer Launches New Line of Clothing and Aspires to Start Co-op for Small Run Production. -closing Reception: Friday, Aug 15, 6-9p.

THE CARRACK - 111 W Parrish St, Durham, NC 27701 (704) 213-6666 C. Eileen Watts Welch, Executive Director for Advancement,  

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

CLAYMAKERS GALLERY - 705 Foster Street, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 530-8355    Gallery Hours 1-6pm Tues-Sat. Lindsay Gordon, artist services manager,  -“Ronan Peterson: New Ceramic Work.”  Exhibit thru September 19.  Claymakers Gallery hosts a  one person show featuring the work of Ronan Peterson, a Chapel Hill potter whose distinctive pottery and teaching are extremely influential in the clay community. Ronan creates functional work.  

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

DURHAM ARTS PLACE - Un-Straight Art 2014.  Opening reception: Friday, Aug. 22 from 6pm-midnight, Exhibit continues through Sept.27. 305 E. Chapel Hill St., Dan Ellison 919-491-4625

DURHAM CENTRAL PARK - Durham Craft Market.   Central Park, 501 Foster Street, Durham, NC. (919) 794-8194

DURHAM-ORANGE QUILTERS' GUILD - "Stories in Stitches", presented by the  will be held at the  Hours are.  Friday,  Aug. 22,23, and Saturday, 10a to 6a and Sunday, 10a to 4p. Durham Convention Center, 302 W. Morgan St, Durham, NC. There will be 300 quilts, a judged show,  raffle quilt, vendors, a Quilts of Valor display, a boutique, wearable art, a silent auction, demonstrations, a drawing for a free class at John C. Campbell folk school, and more.  For more information, please visit or see our Facebook page, Durham-Orange Quilters’ Guild. Admission is $6.00. Parking vouchers will be available.

DUKE GARDENS - 919-668-6451 Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications.  -Durham Garden Forum: Vermicomposting.  Tuesday, Aug. 26, 6p - 8p.

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

ENO RIVER STATE PARK - Our programs require registration– Don’t forget to sign up! For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office - 919-383-1686.  -Egg Carton Scavenger Hunt.  Fri, Aug 22, 11A.M-12noon.  Join Us For A Kid-Friendly Scavenger Hunt.  See What Treasures You Can Find On The Trail! Bring Hiking Shoes, Bug Repellant, Sunscreen And Water.  Best For Ages 5+. -Turtle Hike.  Tue, Aug 26, 2p.  We Will Hike Along The Eno River And Identify Some Of The Turtles Along The Way. -Star Party.  Wed, Aug 27, 8:30-9:30p.  Join A Ranger To Take A Look At The Stars Around Us.  We Will See A New Moon; Feel Free To Bring Your Telescope, Binoculars Or Just Yourselves.  Bring Bug Repellant, Water And A Snack.

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

HAPPYMESS STUDIO -BazaART Sunday.  1 – 4p,  3rd Sundays in July, Aug., September & October. rear parking lot at 718 Iredell Street Kick off the first of the four remaining BazaART events of the season at HappymessArt.  BazaART is a free outdoor monthly art-based happening featuring locally made art, music and food held on the third Sunday of each month (March through October) in the   Admission is $25 and includes one raffle ticket, food and drink. The event features live music, as well as an exhibition painting by artist Stephen Cassle that will be auctioned at the end of the evening.

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS -   Hours: Thursday, 10-8 Friday & Saturday, 12-4 Sunday.  919-732-7741 or visit gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists Email Careforthecaregivers@Gmail.Com Or Call (919) 960-1228  -“Attention to Detail”; paintings by Linda Carmel and Marcy Lansman, sculpture by Lynn Wartski.  Through Aug. 24th.  Hillsborough Gallery of Arts will host the opening reception for    Founded in 2006, the gallery is owned by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, handcrafted furniture, pottery, mosaics & fiber art. Ho.   -Emily Eve Weinstein - Oil Paintings by the Eno River Muralist.  Thru Sept 14,  Sat. & Sun. - 1 to 5p.

INDEPENDENT ANIMAL RESCUE - (IAR), An all-volunteer, nonprofit animal rescue headquartered in Durham. (919) 698-0673 mobile Deb Eveland, IAR Team Volunteer;  -12 Annual Painted Chair & More Auction.  Saturday, Aug. 23 from 5-9p. at the Levin Jewish Community Center, 1937 W Cornwallis Road, Durham. All proceeds support IAR’s animal welfare programs which include foster care and adoption and spay/neuter of free-roaming cats and companion animals in the Triangle.   All Tickets: $12.

MARGARET’S CANTINA - Shannon Bueker:Paintings and Clay wall pieces.  June, July and Aug. 2714. Timberlyne Shopping Center, Chapel Hill, NC Shannon Bueker---, 919-542-0136.  

MORRISVILLE CoC - Morrisville Chamber of Commerce,  260 Town Hall Drive, Ste. A, Morrisville.  -Coffee and Connections: With a Shot of Espresso.  Thursday, Aug. 28, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Morrisville Chamber of Commerce, located at 260 Town Hall Drive, Ste. A, Morrisville The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce will host Coffee and Connections: With a Shot of Espresso following the monthly Coffee and Connections networking event on . This month's topic is Targeted Outbound Prospecting presented by marketing consultant Steve Gr.   -Morrisville Chamber Business After Hours: Triangle Rock Club.  Thursday, Aug. 28, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 102 Pheasant Wood Court, Morrisville. Triangle Rock Club’s beautiful indoor climbing facility is the largest of its kind in five states and their new expansion is a must see. TRC offers memberships, and facility rental for staff and board team-building and parties.   Free for employees of member firms. Fee is $10 for non-members and visitors.

OCCONEECHEE MOUNTAIN PARK -  For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office – 919-383-1686.   -Occoneechee Geology Hike.  Sat, Aug 23, 10:00a.  Come And Learn About Occoneechee Mountain’S Geologic Wonders.  Explore The Pyrophyllite Quarry With A Real Geologist.  Wear Hiking Shoes, Bring Water, Sunscreen And Bug Spray. -Canoe The Eno.  Sat, Aug 30, 11:00a.  Join Park Naturalist For A Canoe Trip Along The Eno And Passing Through The Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area.  See The Occoneechee Quarry From Your Canoe!  Pack A Lunch If You’D Like To Eat On  The Water!  Canoes And Life Jackets Will Be Provided. 

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

RECYCLIQUE - 2811 Hillsborough Rd. Durham, NC. We are a non-profit co-op shop devoted to creative re-use and sustainability.

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

SEYMOUR CENTER. - .  Saturday, May 17, 5 - 8p. -Piecing Together a Story:  Reception Aug. 25, 5:30 -7:00p. Exhibit: Aug. 25- October 16. Seymour Center, 2551Homestead Rd, Chapel Hill, NC Quilts, Collage, and Assemblage, Susan Powell (Quilts), Molly Cassidy (Collage), Charron Andrews (Assemblage).  

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

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

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