Calendar of Events, Friday, May 9 - Thursday, May 15

May. 08, 2014 @ 11:26 AM

Deadline for submission is the Tuesday before you want the event to appear in the Friday Calendar section of the paper. Events may be submitted online, but will appear according to the above schedule.

Church/Spirituality | Comedy | Dance | Farmer's Markets | Film | Kids | Lectures/Literature | Music | Stage | Outings/Art


COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 106 Purefoy Rd., Chapel Hill 942-2050 .  - Watching the Planet,  multimedia, artist Jan Dickey's exhibition!  Opening reception: Sunday May 11, 1 to 3p, Exhibit: May 11 through June 29.

ENO RIVER UNITARIAN - 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham. 919-489-2575, Sun, 9 - 1, M - Th, 10 - 4.  - River Rhythms! West African Drumming.  Weekly drumming groups meets on Sundays, 7 - 8:30p.  919-644-1335Beginners are welcome! Please contact to reserve a loaner drum. Kathy Hopwood,  or (919) 644-1335  Free.  - “Remembrance, Reflections, Radiance.”  The exhibit will be displayed from 4/13 and runs to 5/18.  an exhibit of photographs by Robert Sotolongo.   at the ERUUF gallery, 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham, 919-489-2575, Sun 9—1,M—Th, 10--4.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH - 9112 Bethe Hickory Grove Church Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 919-929-4491. - Fitness Ministry.  May 12, May 15, 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, .  - General Meditation Class.  Wednesday, May 14 (every Wednesday), 7-8:30p.  No previous experience necessary.   $10 ($8 for students and seniors).  - Meditation 101.  Tuesday, May 13, (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).

MT. GILEAD BAPTIST CHURCH - 404 Dowd St., Durham, NC 919 688-6052.  - Action North Carolina - Crime Prevention for Seniors.  Friday, May 9 at 6:30p.   Dr. David Mitchell.

NEW LIFE CHRISTIAN CENTER - 7415 Fayetteville Rd, Durham. Phone: 919-405-2080.  www.the  - Teen Ministry Meeting/Fun Day.  Friday, May 9, 7pm.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540. - Youth Vesper Worship Service.  Sunday, May 11, (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, May 11, (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, May 11., (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, May 12, (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,  7:30p in the Music Room.

UNITY CENTER OF PEACE - 8800 Seawell School Road, Chapel Hill.  Jean Fisher,  - Enlighten Up!  Sundays 5-6p.  Join us on Sunday evenings for singing/chanting, silent meditation and an informal lesson with lively discussion. A perfect way to center, de-stress, and create conscious intention for the upcoming week.

WHITE ROCK BAPTIST CHURCH - 3400 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707. 919-688-8136.  - 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.  - Noon Day Prayer.  Wednesday, May 14, (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, May 12, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915. - Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, May 15, 7-8p (Every Thursday). Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham.  919-383-4236    .

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, May 14, 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, May 9, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, May 10, 10-11:30a. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, May 10, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, May 13, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, May 14, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, May 15, 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, http://www.dsicomedytheater.



SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance.  Thursday, May 15, 7:30-9:30p. Freedman Center, Beth-El Synagogue, 1004 Watts St, Durham 919-683-9672Open mike night for callers. All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Pat Petersen,    $7.



CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market - New Hours!  Saturday, May 10, 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. .  - Visit our 'Little Free' Cookbook Library!     .

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, May 10, 8a-noon (every Saturday). 201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, May 10, 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.  Saturday, May 10, 8a-12 noon. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Tuesday, May 13, 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, May 10, 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 .  - Kiwanis of Hillsborough will be selling Blueberry bushes on at the Hillsborough Farmers Market located in the parking lot of The Home Depot. Saturday, May 10.

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



RETRO CLASSICS FILM SERIES - Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St.,  - Annie Hall & When Harry Met Sally.  Friday, May 9, 7-11:30p.



CITY OF DURHAM -  Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253.  - Durham YouthWork Internship Program Job Fair is set for.  Tuesday, May 13, from 10a to 2p. Holton Career & Resource Center, 401 N. Driver St., Durham. Youth applicants should attend the job fair in business casual attire, bring a black pen and résumés, and come prepared for on-the-spot interviews with potential employers.  - Durham Youth Commission Seeks Applicants.  Deadline to Apply is May 14.    Interested youth are encouraged to download an application from the City’s website at .

CLUB BLVD ELEMENTARY PTA - Manatee Mayfair.  Saturday, May 10, 3pm-6pm. 400 W. Club Blvd 919.560.3918Games, Raffles, Food Trucks, Cake Walk, Dunking Booth, Bounce House. Free Music!

CRESSET CHRISTIAN ACADEMY - Shrek the Musical.  Friday, May 9 & May 9, 6p—Dinner Theater / Performance starts at 7p Saturday, May 10 & May 10, 1p—Walk-Thru Duloc (meet the characters/have your picture taken) Saturday, May 10 & May 10, 2p—Theater Matinee Saturday, May 10 & May 10, 7p—Evening Theater. Cresset Christian Academy, 3707 Garrett Road Durham, North Carolina 27707 919-489-2655Shrek, based on the Oscar®-winning DreamWorks film, brings the delightful story of a mild-mannered ogre to life on stage. Allison Leung Adults-$10 Students-$5 Seniors-$7 Dinner theater-$18.

DURHAM FAMILY THEATRE - Trinity United Methodist Church, 215 N. Church St., downtown Durham, NC (919) 286-5717, Jenny Justice Cost: $125, 10% discount for 2nd child in family enrolled.  - Imagine Flying.  Saturday, May 10– May 10, Times: 10a – 11:15a.  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.

Summer Theatre Camps 2014 - Teen Internships Available.  Durham Family Theatre has 4-5 teaching assistant positions available for each camp session. We are looking for teens that are interested in all aspects of theatre and enjoy working with elementary aged children. (You can apply for as many camp sessions as.  - A Play A Day #1 - June 9 – 13.  - Children’s Theatre Camp #1 - June 16 – June 29.  - Dft Teen Theatre Conservatory 2014.  July 7 – 26,  9:00 a – 3:00 p plus two evening performances. Monday – Friday (Public performances on final Friday and Saturday nights of the conservatory). Trinity Avenue Presbyterian Church, corner of Gregson St. & Trinity Ave., downtown Durham, NC AGES: 12 – 18 years Jenny Justice (MFA, theatre, Boston University; MDiv, Harvard)  $375 (SCHOLARSHIPS are available!).  - Children’s Theatre Camp #2 - July 28 – August 9.  - A Play A Day #2 – August 11 – 15.  - TIMES: Monday – Friday from 8:45 a – 3p ; public performances on last two.

EMERSON WALDORF SCHOOL - 6211 New Jericho Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 919-967-1858.  - Intro To Eurythmy.  Tuesday, May 13, 7:00 - 8:45 pm.  A movement art that awakens and integrates body, soul, and spirit, drawing upon deep understanding of how the human being is related to both the earth and the universe, the personal and the spiritual.



CARRBORO BRANCH LIBRARY - The Karen Youth Art Group.  Apr. 2 through June 16, Reception to meet the artists: Saturday, May 17 at 10:30a.  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   .

CHAPEL HILL LIBRARY - 121 Hillsboro St, Pittsboro (919) 548-5954.Friends of the Chapel Hill Public Library - Meet the Author Tea: Ann Ross.  Sunday, May 11, 3:30-5p. Chapel Hill Public Library, Room B, 100 Library Dr., Chapel Hill (919) 402-8964The Friends of the Chapel Hill Public Library present author Ann Ross in a Meet the Author Tea: Thursday April 17th. Refreshments at 3:30 pm; program from 4-5 pm. Martha Brunstein, free.

CHATHAM LITERACY COUNCIL - Spring for Literacy Luncheon.  Tuesday, May 13, 11a, speaker at 1p. , Galloway Ridge at Fearrington Information 919-542-6424Krista Bremer, author of “My Accidental Jihad,” will discuss the culture clash in her marriage to Ismail. She’s a Californian from a family that debated issues, questioned the rules. Ismail grew up with illiterate parents in a poor Libyan fishing village.   Tickets $50 at

CITY OF DURHAM Recycling Plant Tour Friday, May 16,  9 a.m. from the City’s Solid Waste Management Department, located at 1833 Camden Avenue,    Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253    Only 18 Spots Available on Bus Tour; Participants Must RSVP by May 15. For more information, contact McGill at (919) 560-4186, ext. 32227 or by email at To learn more about recycling in Durham, visit    
REGIONAL HOSPITAL - Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 North Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27704, Private Dining Room C 919 403-4DRH.  - Look Good Feel Better®.  Monday, May 5, 5:30p.  Duke Regional Hospital is pleased to offer Look Good Feel Better, 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 instructi.  - Stroke Support Group.  Monday, May 12, 1p.  Duke 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.

DURHAM CHRISTIAN WOMEN'S CONNECTION -  SHOW & TELL: 'Aprons & Recipes' Saturday, May 17, 9:45a. Croasdaile Village - Commons Dining Room 2600 Croasdaile Farms Parkway, Durham, NC 27705. Wear your favorite apron and tell its story.  Reservations essential; call Jean at 919-309-2981 by May 14.  $10.00 all inclusive with hot buffet lunch following the program.           

FLYLEAF BOOKS - 752 MLK Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill 919-942-7936.  - Jeffery Deaver Bestselling thriller novelist Deaver is out with his new book (on-sale May 6), THE SKIN COLLECTOR (full press release can be viewed here)— the true sequel to his best known novel, the classic thriller The Bone Collector (turned into a film.  Tuesday May 13, 7p.

GIRL DEVELOP IT RDU - Python for Beginners.  Saturday, Apr. 26. Caleb Smith, Developer at Caktus Consulting Group, LLC.

LUPUS FOUNDATION - Support Group.  Wednesday, May 14, 6:00-7:30p. 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.

NC WRITER’S NETWORK – DURHAM COUNTY - - Durham Voices Creative Writing Group.  Tuesday, May 13, (1st and 3 Tuesday, of every month), 6-8:30p . Hayti Heritage Center,  804 Old Fayetteville St. Durham, NC 27701 919-295-0176Adults of all experience levels welcome!  - Third Fridays With The Hinge.  Friday, May 9, Third Friday, of every month, 6- 9p.  Eric Martin will host a casual social hour as part of Durham’s Third Fridays. Sponsored by the Hinge Literary Center. 305 E. Chapel Hill St. – Ste. 215.

THE REGULATOR BOOKSHOP - 720 9th St  Durham, NC 27705 (919) 286-2700  - Katey Schultz.  Thursday, May 15, 7p. The stories in Flashes of War, the new collection of short stories from award-winning North Carolina author Katey Schultz, focus on the tiny moments and impossible decisions made on all sides of the global war on terror, paying witness to the hope and suf.  - Joshua Berstein.  Thursday, May 15, 6-8p. Fullsteam Brewery, 726 Rigsbee Ave. in DurhamIt's a great time to be a beer drinker, but also the most confusing, thanks to the dizzying array of available draft beers.

UNC BOARD - Spangler Center, 910 Raleigh Rd, Chapel Hill. 919-962-4592 Joni Worthington, Vice President for Communications, at 919-962-4629.  - Cancer Research Fund Committee will be held on  The meeting will be held in.  Friday, May 9, 2014 from 11a - 12noon. Room 105 South Building on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus.  Katy Jones, UNC Lineberger Director of Communications and Marketing, at (



2014 “FIND YOUR COOL” SUMMER CONCERT SERIES - FREE, CCB Plaza, 7-8:30p. CCB Plaza, 201 N. Corcoran St. Durham  - South Carolina Broadcasters.  Thursday, May 8, 7-8:30p.  From heart stompin’ love songs to rowdy gospel numbers that’ll make you shout hallelujah there is a rare beauty and honesty in the trio’s music.   FREE.  - Tea Cup Gin.  Thursday, May 15, 7-8:30p.  Have you always wanted to be a fly on the wall of 1920s and 30s downtown Durham, when ragtime was all the rage and Jelly Roll Morton and W.C. Handy poured from sultry Summer radios? Tea Cup Gin’s mix of jazz standards and originals delivers! www.teacupgin   FREE.

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, May 14, 10p-1a. (every Wednesday).  - 2 fer- acoustic eclectic.  Thursday, May 15, 7:30-9p (every Thursday).  - Jazzbeau.  May 13, at 8p.  919-968-4085 Jeff Elliott.

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 919-929-2787  - Rolling Roots Review.  Friday, May 09, 8p. - Tret Fure.  Sunday, May 11, 8p.

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.  May 12, (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. May 13 (every Tuesday), 8-11p.  You never know who will show up, this jam and it is always a great night for the blues.   No cover!  - Carolina Lightnin’ (Rick Lafleur, Alice Zincone and Tommy Edwards).  Thursday, May 15, (third Thursdays).     No cover!  - The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs.  Friday, May 9, 6-8p.

BYNUM GENERAL STORE - Friday Night Music Series Begins. 950 Bynum Rd., Bynum. 919-542-0394. .  - Bluegrass Battleship.  Friday, May 9, 7-9 pm.  - Bynum Front Porch Pickin’.  Saturday, May 10 10a to 1p.  - Bynum Bingo night.  Saturday, May 10  7-9p.

CAROLINA THEATRE - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030 Aaron Bare,  - North Carolina Youth Tap Ensemble.  Friday, May 9 - Sunday, May 11.  919.967.9624 Gene Medler,  - African Storytelling School Shows.  Wednesday, May 13, 10a, 11:45a, 3p.  919.560.3040 ext. 256 Betty Rhodes,  - Red Baraat.  May 14.  919.560.3040, ext. 224   .

Presales! - John Hodgman.  Friday, Sept. 5, 8p.  - Blues Hall of Fame Tour.  Sunday, Oct. 19, 8p.  Charlie Musselwhite, James Cotton, John Hammond.  - Rufus Wainwright.  Saturday, Nov. 8, 8p.  - Cherry Poppin' Daddies.  Wednesday, Nov. 12, 8p.  - Dave Mason's Traffic Jam.  Thursday, Nov. 13, 8p.  - Brian Culbertson.  Friday, Nov. 21, 8p.  - Presale now! - Kathleetn Madigan.  Saturday, Nov. 22, 8p.  - Presale now! - David Benoit.  Thursday, Dec. 11, 8p.  Tribute to Charlie Brown.  Presale now! - Sweet Honey in the Rock.  Thursday, Dec. 18, 8p.  - Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle Concert: The Past Meets the Present.  Monday, May 11, 3p. 919.360.3382 Contact: Ann Stephenson  .

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,

CHAMBER ORCHESTRA OF THE TRIANGLE - “The Past Meets The Present.”  Sunday, May 11, 3p.  Louis Schwizgebel-Wang, piano, Andrea Gies, 9 Symphonic Pieces.

CHAPEL HILL PHILHARMONIA - Hill Hall Auditorium on the UNC-CH campus in Chapel Hill. .  - "Hidden Identities,” a classical concert featuring 17-year old Carolyn Chang, 2014 Youth Concerto Competition winner.  She will play the first movement of Tchaikovsky's "Violin Concerto in D.”  Conductor Donald Oehler leads the orchestra in pieces by Webe.  Sunday, May 4,  7p. Hill Hall Auditorium on the UNC-CH campus in Chapel Hill.    Free.

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.

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713 $5.  - JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, May 11, 7p.

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

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

iNSIDEoUT - 912 West Main Street, Durham, NC 27701 919.683.3022 Amy Glaser,  - Adult Fundraiser For Queer Youth!  Saturday, May 10, 9p. The Bar, 711 Rigsbee Ave., Durham

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

NORTHGATE MALL/TBS - Blues on the Plaza—Four Fridays this May.  Triangle Blues Society Launch Free Outdoor Events Feature Area Artists, Breweries, Food and Fun.  - Eric Manning and his band E-Train & The Rusted Rails perform jump blues and rockabilly music. Friday, May 9, 7-9p.  Raleigh-based blues guitarist/vocalist/songwriter   .

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 - 2510 University Drive, Durham 919.402.4227   No cover. - The Leroy Savage Band.  May 14, (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)   .

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE - Greenwood Commons Shopping Center, 5410-Y N.C. 55, Durham. 919-361-2222 $8 Adv/$10 Dos.  - Brett Chambers and the Usual Suspects.  May 14 (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.    $3.  - Tom Principato Band.  Friday, May 9, 9p.     $15 Adv/$20 Dos.  - The Jim Crow Band.  Saturday, May 10, 9p.     $10.  - Latin Jazz Night Mojazz W/ Russ Corvey, Gino Faison And Friends.  Thursday, May 15, 8p.     $5.  - Charlley Ward Band.  Friday, May 16, 9p.     $8.  - Milago Saints.  Saturday, May 17, 9p.     $8.  - The Leroy Savage Group.

THE STREETS OF SOUTHPOINT. - Swift Creek - Mother's Day Show.  Friday, May 9, 6p until 9pm-.  Bring your lawn chairs and join us for a special Mother's Day Weekend show at  (Stage in front of Cinema.) Mom deserves some fun! You can even take her shopping....

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

TRIANGLE JEWISH CHORALE - Songs of the Mother Tongues: Yiddish and Ladino plus Klezmer.  Sunday, May 11, 2014, 3p. Levin Jewish Community Center, 1937 W. Cornwallis Rd, Durham NC 919-493-1288The Magnolia Klezmer Band and the Triangle Jewish Chorale will join together for a performance of music from the wide worlds of Yiddish and Ladino on Sunday, May 11 at 3 pm in the Community Hall of the Levin Jewish Community Center in Durham. The Yiddish Bernie Most, Donations are welcome.

UNC DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC -  (919) 962-1039 Ben Hass  - "The Long Bright.”  Friday, May 16, 8p. Hill Hall Auditorium   Visit for more information or to purchase tickets $5 for students, $15 for adults. Group rates are available.



DEEP DISH THEATER COMPANY - Life is a Dream.  May 9-31. Performances begin Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30p, Friday and Saturday at 8p, and Sunday (matinee) at 2p. Deep Dish is located in Chapel Hill's University Mall, on Estes Drive and US 15-501. Pedro Calderón de la Barca’s mystical masterpiece, presented by the Deep Dish Theater Company. Directed by Marc Williams, the play will conclude the company’s thirteenth season at University Mall.   Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for seniors, with a $2 discount for Wednesday and Thursday shows. Student tickets are $16 for all shows.

Fourth Wall Productions - Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure by Steven Dietz. May 15-3 at 7:30p. Carrboro High School Auditorium 201 Rock Haven Rd. Carrboro, NC 27516 Sherlock is played by Franklin Hirsch, Watson is played by Harris Middlesworth, King of Bohemia is played by Will Pierson, Irene Adler is played by Carina Guerra, and Moriarty is played by Lilith Jewitt.   Ticket Prices: $5 for students and $10 for adults, free for CHCCS Faculty/Staff.

TRANSACTORS IMPROV - The ArtsCenter, Carrboro.  Greg Hohn, 919-824-0937. General: $14; seniors: $12; students/ArtsCenter Friends: $10. - Transactors Improv: For Families!”  May 10, 6 P.M.. The Artscenter, Carrboro.    General, $9; Senior, $7; Students/Artscenter Friends, $6. Http.  - Transactors Improv, “Family Vacation,.”  May 16, 8p. , Common Ground Theatre, Durham.   //Www.Brownpapertickets.Com/Event/665380. General $14; Student/Senior $10.  - Transactors Improv: For Families!  May 17, 1p. , Common Ground Theatre, Durham.    General: $9; Student: $6. Http://Www.Brownpapertickets.Com/Event/665387.



ANIMATION & FINE ART GALLERIES - 201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919) 968-8008.  - Original paintings by Ryan McKellar.  thru May 14, 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.  - Original art work by Salvador Dali!  The show runs May 15, - July 31, from 10a - 6p Tuesday - Saturday. Animation and Fine Art Galleries features original artwork in all media by the world's finest artists. From canvases by Pissarro and Warhol to works by Dali and Miró; plus furniture, decor, jewelry, and original animation artwork.

ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS - 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 - May 15, (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 others.  - WELP An art show.  Opening reception will be held on Friday, May 9 7p. at Bowbarr: 705 W Rosemary St Carrboro NC 27510 at An exciting group art show featuring photography, paintings, drawings, collage, and screenprinting by 30 + artists from Chapel Hill, Baltimore, DC, Richmond, Austin, Chicago, and NYC. Curated by Edward Max Fendley.

BULL CITY ARTS COLLABORATIVE - 401-B Foster Street Durham, NC Hours: Fridays 11-2 and by appt at 775 843 4929  - TESTIFY, Photographs by Roger May A Visual Love Letter to Appalachia.  Exhibit: Apr. 1 — May 30, Third Friday Open Studios  Friday, May 9; 6–9p , Reception  Friday, May 16; 6–9p.

CAROLINA MOUNTAIN DULCIMERS - Monthly Meeting.  Thursday, May 15, 7p. Carol Woods Retirement Community in Chapel Hill 919-929-5359.Beginners, experts, and all stringed instruments welcome.  For more information and directions, contact Shirley Ray at or 919-929-5359. Shirley Ray at

CEDAR CREEK GALLERY - 46th Annual Spring Pottery & Glass Festival.  Friday, May 9, from 6p -10p (Opening Night). 1150 Fleming Road, Creedmoor, NC  27522    .

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY - 1215 E Franklin St., (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques) 919-636-4557,  - “My Many Facets of Art.”  Artist’s Reception: May 9, 6 – 9p May 1 – 31, gallery open Thurs – Sun, noon – 6p.  Rose Wenkel showcases the diversity of her art in media which  includes oils, acrylics, colored pencil, watercolor and watercolor batik, through subjects ranging from abstract to realistic. Discuss with Rose her painting “The Flight” that has been chosen   .

CRAVEN ALLEN GALLERY - 1106 Broad St. Durham, 919-286-4837  - “Cross-Cut:   Paintings by Damian Stamer and Photographs from the Finch Collection..”  Saturday, May 10, 5 - 7p,  through May 30.

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

CITY OF DURHAM -  Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253.  - South Durham Cyclist’s Social.  Wednesday, May 7, 5:30p - 7p. 58Fifty Bistro, 5850 Fayetteville Rd # 101 or milepost 5.75 on the American Tobacco Trail Cyclists enjoy free food and giveaways. Free bike checks provided by REI. Sponsored by Durham BPAC , East Coast Greenway Alliance, and Bike Durham.  More information is at .

DURHAM PARKS & REC - Jessica Leff at 919-471-1623, option 2, or

Spinning Llama and Alpaca Yarn: - We will explore many preparations of these fibers and suitable spinning techniques (long draw, short draw, etc.) using lovely fleeces and roving’s in a wide range of natural colors. The result will be enough multi-hued yarns for a small project. Drop spin.  West Point on the Eno Park, 5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham. Saturday, May 10 from 1-3PM $12 (City resident); $17 (Non-city resident).  Advance registration required.

DUKE GARDENS -  919-668-6451 Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications, .  - Exploration Station.  Saturday, May 10, 1p - 3p.  - Nature Ranger Cart.  Saturday, May 10, 1p - 3p.  - Natural History Discussion Group.  Monday, May 12, 6p - 8p.  - Learning to See in Nature.  Tuesday, May 13, 7p - 9p.  Course meets for 4 sessions.  - Landscape Plants for North Carolina Gardens: Summer.  Wednesday, May 14, 4p - 6p.  Course meets for 4 sessions.  - Photographing Plants.  Wednesday, May 14, 6p - 8p.  Course meets for 4 sessions.  - Nature Storytime.  Thursday, May 15, 10a - 11a.  - Extension Gardener Series: Garden Room Development.  Thursday, May 15, 6p - 8p.

ENO GALLERY - 100 South Churton St. Hillsborough NC 27278 gallery 919-883-1415  - 'The Figure - in Oil, Encaustic and Sculpture'.  Opening:  Friday May 9,  6 - 9p, Exhibition dates:  May 9 to June 22.  Three contemporary artists interpret the figure in 3 different mediums. Each of these nationally recognized artist’s envision the figure with themes of voyage, distance, passage  and migration both in representational and metaphoric terms.

WEST POINT ON ENO - West Point on the Eno Park, 5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham. 919-471-1623, option 2Most of the workshops take place at West Point on the Eno Park, 5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham. Jessica Leff,

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 .  - “DWELL”; jewelry by Nell Chandler, fabric art by Ali Givens and paintings by Ellie Reinhold. 10-6 Monday – Thursday, 10-8 Friday & Saturday, 12-4 Sunday. 121 N. Churton St. Hillsborough, NC. 919-732-5001.  will host the opening reception for The show runs through May 25th. 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.  - 13th Annual Spring Garden Party & Auction.  Friday, May 9, 6:00 – 9:30p. Burwell School Historic Site, 319 Churton St. The event includes a silent auction, live auction, and raffles.  The silent auction will begin at 6:00 and the live auction will begin at 7:45.  Delicious food and beverages will be served, so bring your appetite and get ready to bid on some great treasu   $35.

HISTORIC HILLSBOROUGH -  Open Garden Day. Saturday, May 10, from 1-4 pm,    417 St. Mary's Rd., Hillsborough, NC. Horseshoe in the Dogwood presents an open garden day. This stroll around these English Country Gardens at your leisure. For tickets or more information call 919-732-1288  $5 per person.

HORACE WILLIAMS HOUSE - 610 E Rosemary St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Phone:(919) 942-7818

NORTHGATE MALL - Center Court located at 1058 West Club Boulevard in Durham. (919) 260-5375.  - DurhamPublic SchoolStudent Art Show.  Apr. 23-May 13.  Elementary School Students Showcase their Artistic Talents.  - DurhamPublic SchoolStudent Art Show.  May 7 - May 21.  Secondary School Students Showcase their Artistic Talents   .- Northgate Heart and Sole Mall Walker Group. Tuesday, May 13, 8:30am. 1058 West Club Boulevard, Durham.              Free and open to the public—no registration required. For more information: (919) 286-4407.  Jennifer Burch of Central Pharmacy, Durham discussing body types and weight loss solutions along with a Zumba demonstration.

ORANGE COUNTY ARTISTS -  visit the website: or call Ellen Hill 919-942-7578.  - 2014 Spring Tour of Orange County Artists Guild.  Saturday, Apr. 12  10a -5p, Sunday, Apr 13,  Noon-5p.  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

SCULPTURE - 20th Annual Art in the Garden Sculpture Invitational.  May 10. Home of Tinka Jordy and Mark Donley 1902 Borland Rd Hillsborough.

TRIANGLE STAMP CLUB - Church of the Holy Family, 200 Hayes Road, Chapel Hill, NC For more information, contact Nan Burby at Triangle Stamp Club, an affiliate of the American Philatelic Society, will meet at  Member Dietrich Schroeer will make a presentation on "Hans Sachs: Meistersinger Extraordinaire,"  to be followed by a mini-auction.  Visitors are welcome.  - Big May Auction.  Monday, May 12, 7:30 p.m.  Visitors are welcome to come and bid.

TYNDALL GALLERIES - University Mall, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 919-942-2290  - Jane Filer.  Opening Reception, Saturday, May 10, 7 – 9p with Andy Coats on Blues Guitar.  Exhibit: Mar. 13 – May 10.  The Blue Earth, new paintings   .

WOMANCRAFT GIFTS - New Location! 370 E.Main St, Suite 170, Carrboro, NC 27510 919-939-3300 .  - "John Morris Demonstrates the Art of Woodturning.”  Exhibit May 1-15, Live Demo,  Friday, May 9, 6-9p.  Second Friday ArtWalk at WomanCraft!  - Carolina Birds and Blooms.  Friday, May 9, 6-9p , or see the exhibit anytime at WomanCraft, May 8-22.