Calendar of Events, Friday, August 15 - Thursday, August 21

Aug. 14, 2014 @ 11:33 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



CHURCH/SPIRITUALITY/12-STEP

 CAIN’S CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - Gospel Choir - 33rd Anniversary Program.  Sunday, Aug. 17, 3p. 2001 St. Mary’s Road, Hillsborough, NC 27278  Reverend Obadele St. George, Pastor cainschapelmbc.org.  -Annual Deaconess Prayer Breakfast.  Saturday, Aug. 16,  8a.  Theme:  “It’s Praying Time.”

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 106 Purefoy Rd., Chapel Hill 942-2050  http://www.c3huu.org/.  -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  www.eruuf.org, 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,  kathyhopwood@embarqmail.com  or (919) 644-1335  -Ceramic Sculpture.  Sunday, Aug. 17 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.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH  -Fitness Ministry.  Aug. 18, Aug. 21, 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, kosalaepc@gmail.com www.MeditationInChapelHill.org .  -Buddhism for Everyone:   Wednesday Aug. 20th (every Wednesday), 7-8:30p .   These self-contained classes give a basic introduction to Buddhist philosophy, psychology and meditation. No previous experience necessary.    -Meditation 101:   Tuesday Aug. 19 (every Tuesday), 7-8:15pm.   This class is an introduction to meditation & is perfect for absolute beginners to meditation.  

RIDGECREST BAPTIST CHURCH - Southern Gospel Icons, The Hoppers.  Monday, Aug. 18 7p. at the Ridgecrest Baptist Church, 1104 Milton Rd., Durham. 919-477-5426. Al Huffman 

ST JOSEPH AME CHURCH - Morning Worship.  Sunday, Aug. 17, 11:00a. 2521 Fayetteville Street, Durham, North Carolina 27707 919-683-1379 Reverend Dr. Ronald L. Owens, Senior Pastor, stjosephsamec@stjaamec.org www.stjosephamec.org.  -Bible Study.  Tuesday, Aug. 19,  6p. -Noon Day Prayer.  Wednesday, Aug. 20, 12 noon. -Life Application Bible Study.  7:00p.

ST. TITUS’ EPISCOPAL CHURCH - 400 Moline Street, Durham,  N C  27707.   -Michael Battle.says goodbye.  Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014 at the 8:00 am and 10:00 am Services.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540.  office@unitedchurch.org .  -Vacation Bible SchoolSunday, Aug. 17, 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. 17, 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. 17, 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. 17, 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, www.unitedchurch.org or 919-942-354.  -Spanish Language Worship At United Church Of Chapel.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 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, www.unitedchurch.org or 919-942-3540.  -Adoración Y Alabanza En Español A Iglesia Unida De Chapel Hill, 12 Julio, 6p.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 6p.  Iglesia Unida, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, se reune en el sanctuario.  Predicacion por David Mateo y música contemporanea.  Para más información, www.unitedchurch.org o 919-942-3540.  -Sermon Shaping.  Wednesday, Aug. 20, 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 on.  Sunday, Aug. 17, 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.  http://www.nar-anon.org.  -Weekly Meeting.  Monday, Aug. 18, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Aug. 21, 7-8p (Every Thursday).

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Aug. 20, 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) http://dacarolinas.org/.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS - Weekly 12-step meetings. 919-406-9300For anyone with any food/eating issue. No dues, fees, or religious affiliations. Scott Phillips. http://www.triangleoa.org.  -Weekly Meeting.  Friday, Aug. 15, 12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 10-11:30a. -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. -Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, Aug. 19, 12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Aug. 20, 12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Aug. 21, 12-1:30p.

 

COMEDY

 DSI COMEDY THEATER - Offering performances, classes and workshops.  . 200 N Greensboro St, Carrboro Offering performances, classes and workshops Call 484-831-5561 Carrie Gorn, carrie@dsicomedy.com http://www.dsicomedytheater.  -Indy Cagematch.  Friday, Aug. 15, 7p.  Independent improv teams from across the Triangle battle it out on the DSI Comedy stage for your laughs (and votes).    -Local Buzz.  8:30p.   Local Buzz, Triangle For Squares: A social media-inspired hyperlocal sketch comedy revue.    -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    -Improv Slam Matinee.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 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    -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    -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.    -Pork.  10p.   Every weekend DSI presents 5 of the BEST comics in North Carolina on stage for FREE! Pay for the 9PM improv show and keep your seat. Otherwise, the line outside starts at 9:30 for FREE COMEDY!    -Starting Block.  Tuesday, Aug. 19, 7p.  Jumpstart your week with our newest incubator teams and the freshest talent from DSI’s Comedy School!    -Community Jam.  8:30p.   Come just to watch or join in with friends, strangers, students and professional comedians alike at DSI’s one of a kind Community Jam. With fun improv scenes and games, it’s a guaranteed good time whether you decide to hang back or jump into the action.    -Comedy Lottery.  Wednesday, Aug. 20, 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    -Harold Night.  Thursday, Aug. 21, 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    -House Party.  8:30p.   It's a party on stage and you're the guest of honor! The HOUSE PARTY is a high-energy comedy party on stage. Each interactive show is made of a combination of improvised games, scenes, and sometimes even music that combine to create a fun and hip hour of    -Kitcom.  10p.   Kit FitzSimons creates the entire soundtrack--music! dialogue! background effects!-- for a show. Come hear what happens when Kit plays director.  

 

DANCE

 SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance.  Thursday, Aug. 21, 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, sunassembly@gmail.com http://www.sunassembly.org  $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.  -Sat. Aug. 16th.  DJ:  J R Holloway.

 

FARMERS MARKETS

CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 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. 16, 8a-noon (every Saturday). 201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496.

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 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.  http://www.durhamfarmersmarket.com.

ENO RIVER FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Thursday, Aug. 21, 3:30 – 6:30p. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough   http://www.enoriverfarmersmarket.com.

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Tuesday, Aug. 19, 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.comhttp://www.fearrington.com/village/farmersmarket.asp.

HILLSBOROUGH FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 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  http://growingsmallfarms.ces.ncsu.edu/growingsmallfarms-fearrington-3/.

SOUTH DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 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  http://www.southdurhamfarmersmarket.org .

SOUTHERN VILLAGE FARMERS’ - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 8a - 12noon. Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill   http://www.southernvillage.com/farmers-market/.

 

FILM

 CAROLINA THEATRE - 2014 North Carolina Gay + Lesbian Film Festival promises.  . 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-303010 days of cinematic entertainment delivered at the epicenter of Downtown Durham' Aaron Bare, aaron@carolinatheatre.org.  -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.  -VIP Welcome Reception from.  Saturday, Aug. 16. 5:30 p.m. to 7:30p. After 7:30, the ballroom will open to the public for dancing.  in the Connie Moses Ballroom of the Theatre Event organizers will hold an invitation-only.

RETRO CLASSICS FILM SERIES - Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St.,  Lisa Kaylie, ASNCOC@gmail.com festivals.carolinatheatre.org/retrofantasma .

 

KIDS/FAMILY

CIRQUE ITALIA - Cirque Italia.  Aug 15-17. Compare Foods, 2000 Avondale Dr, Durham, NC, 27704 9417-48572.  Come spend TWO hours with this exciting SPECTACULAR WATER AND ARTIST CIRCUS COLLABORATION! CIRQUE ITALIA is presented under a magnificent White & Blue Big Top Tent that is 110 feet in circumference and soars 70 feet into the air, where every seat is so cl Cirque Italia, office.cirqueitalia@gmail.com www.cirqueitalia.com

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, adwilli3@gmail.com   -DFT Teen Theatre Conservatory 2014.  Aug. 18 – 26,  9a – 3p plus two evening performances. Monday – Friday (Public performances on final Friday and Saturday nights of the conservatory).  -Children’s Theatre Camp #2 - Aug. 21 – Aug. 16.   Amelia Tosti, hopevalleypta@gmail.com   -A Play A Day #2 – Aug. 18 – 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. 16, 2014. 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 northgatemall.com.  -Northgate and Durham County Library Discovery Nook.  Saturday, Aug. 16 at 12:30pm. Northgate’s Children’s Alleyway in Suite 123 A dedicated kid-friendly, educational zone featuring books, stories, drama, local authors and fun with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). Get Kids Moving and Grooving.  -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.

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

 

LECTURES/FORUMS/LITERARY

 CITY OF DURHAM  -Community Meeting on Encouraging Affordable Housing Near Light-Rail Lines.  Wednesday, Aug. 20, 8 a.m.  Temple Building at 302 West Main St. Durham City and County will kick-off a four-part strategy geared toward preserving and creating affordable housing near future light-rail lines in 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.

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.

DUKE HOSPICE CENTER - 2014 10-hour CUT-A-THON!   Sunday, Aug. 17, 9am - 7P. 610 W. Main St., Durham If you’d like to make a simple donation, please swing by and contribute in the jar at Posh’s front desk!  

THE REGULATOR BOOKSHOP - 720 9th St  Durham, NC 27705 (919) 286-2700  http://www.regulatorbookshop.com/.  -Saturday Storytime With Art Lesson From Robert Dunne.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 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. We will start with our regular stortyime (perhaps an art-themed book is in order) followed by.  -David Nahm.  Thursday, Aug. 28, 7:00 p.m.   Join us for a reading and discussion of Ancient Oceans of Central Kentucky, the debut novel by former Carrboro resident David Connerly Nahm that Publisher’s Weekly has called the kind of novel you want to “stop people in the street [to] tell them about.”  

UNC BOARD -  Joni Worthington, Vice President for Communications, at 919-962-4629 Nathalie-Marie Vry, nathalie_vry@med.unc.edu  20.  -Teacher Quality Focus Group.  Monday,  Aug. 18, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Executive Conference Room, Spangler Center, Chapel Hill.  

 

MUSIC

2ND WIND - 118 E. Main St. Downtown Carrboro. 919-967-7922  http://2ndwindofcarrboro.com/  -Bluegrass Night-  from 10-1am.  Wednesday, Aug. 20, 10p-1a. (every Wednesday).      -2 fer- acoustic eclectic.  Thursday, Aug. 21, 7:30-9p (every Thursday).    

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 919-929-2787  http://www.artscenterlive.org .  -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.  -Transactors Improv: For Families!   Saturday  Aug. 16, 6p. -Desert Rose Band – Unplugged Concert.  Saturday  Aug. 16, 8p. -The Chuckle and Chortle Comedy Show.  Saturday  Aug. 16, 8:30p. -Bluegrass Jam 5:30pm.  Monday  Aug. 18.

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. 18, (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. 19 (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. 21, (third Thursdays). -The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs.

BYNUM GENERAL STORE - 950 Bynum Rd., Bynum. 919-542-0394.  http://www.bynumfrontporch.org.  -Squier Red and the Blues Band.  Friday,  Aug. 15 , 7-9 p.

THE CAVE TAVERN - 452 1/2 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516.  -Crazyhearse.  Friday, Aug. 15.  Roots rock and gypsy jazz flavored apocalyptic satires, and other songs about the afterlife, hope, and travel.

THE CEDARS OR CHAPEL HILL - Laursen-Jia Duo plays Schubert, Mozart, and Bach.  Tuesday, Aug. 19, 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.

CIOMPI QUARTET PRESENTS - Summer chamber music series 2014.

DPAC -  Durham Performing Arts Center    -Tori Amos.  Wednesday, Aug. 20, 7:30p.

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

Warehouse Blues Series - Concert and Community Blues Jam featuring Jon Shain and Melissa Swingle and The River Otters.  Friday, Aug. 15, 6-8 p.m.

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713.  -JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, Aug. 17, 7p.

DURHAM UKULELE ORCHESTRA - Rural Advancement Foundation Fundraiser.  Friday, Aug. 15, 6-10p. 274 Pittsboro-Elementary School Rd, Pittsboro (919) 542-1396RSVP required for this fundraiser, for The Growing Innovation project Ben Paynter, edna@rafiusa.org http://rafiusa.org/blog/growing-innovation/

DURHAM UKULELE ORCHESTRA - Durham Ukulele Orchestra @ Saladelia.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 7-9pm. Saladelia Cafe, 4201 University Dr #101, Durham, NC 27707 (919) 489-5776We love playing at Saladelia! Great food and drink, family friendly, free parking. And ukuleles! Brian Lewis, brianmandolewis@gmail.com www.durhamukuleleorchestra.com

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

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

HAW RIVER BALLROOM - 1711 Sax-Beth Church Road, Saxapahaw NC 27340.   http://www.hawriverballroom.com.

THE BAR… DURHAM - 711 Rigsbee Avenue Tel: 919-641-0075Durham's LGBT neighborhood bar. Email: ekowalski@ncartmuseum.org thebardurham.com/.

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

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL - 723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 901-0875.

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.

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK - Aug. 20, (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).

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE - Greenwood Commons Shopping Center, 5410-Y N.C. 55, Durham. 919-361-2222    -Brett Chambers and the Usual Suspects.  Aug. 20 (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.      

PINECONE - The Shape Note Sing.  Sunday, Aug. 17(every 2 Sunday), 2-4p. First Presbyterian Church in Durham, 311 E Main St. These sessions are free and open to the public to join in or to sit back and observe! Read more.

Roost - Tommy Edwards plays solo at “Roost” in Fearrington Village, . No cover charge. Please visit www.fearrington.com or call 919.542.1239 for information.   Friday, Aug. 15,  5:00-8p.

ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN CHURCH - Wilson Memorial Concert.  Sunday, Aug. 17, 4:00 - 5:00p. 1200 West Cornwallis Road, Durham NC 27705 919-489-3214. FREE. Music for organ, harpsichord, and piano - performed by guest artist Christa Rakich and local artist Jacqueline Nappi; including the premiere of a new work by Durham composer Michael Trinastic. Reception to follow. Jacqueline Nappi, music@stpaulsdurham.org

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

TRIANGLE OPERA STUDIOS - 400 North Duke Street Durham NC 27701  Stephanie Thurm; (919) 215.8199,  s.thurm@triangleoperastudios.org.  -Classical Voice Recital Featuring Arias and Oratorios.  Friday, Aug. 15, 7p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 E Main Street, Durham. Works by Puccini, Verdi, Wagner, Bizet, Menotti and More.

THE WEATHERVANE CAFÉ - A Southern Season in Chapel Hill. Showtime is 919.929.9466.  -Holland Brothers.  Thursday, Aug. 21, 5p.

 

ON STAGE

ArtsCenter Stage - 10 by 10 in the Triangle.  Shows at 8p on Aug. 19, 17, 18, 19, 24, and 25. Shows 3p on Aug. 17, 20, and 27.  The ArtsCenter, 300-G East Main St. Carrboro, NC 27510 9199292787Come out to the ArtsCenter in Carrboro to see the 13th Annual 10 By 10 in the Triangle. 10 by 10 is an international festival of new, ten-minute plays: 10 Actors, 10 Directors, 10 Plays, Minutes! All ten plays offer the audience a riveting, surprising, an.

JOHNNY'S GONE FISHING - Puppeteer Tarish Jeghetto Pipkins.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 7-9PM. Johnny's Gone Fishing, 901 W. Main St., Carrboro, NC 919-932-5070Jeghetto is performing fresh off his experience on the hit TV show America's Got Talent, and you won't want to miss it! This is not your typical puppet show, and it's not just for kids! The show is free; a host of food and drinks will be available for pur Annie Johnston, annie.johnnys@gmail.com http://www.johnnysgonefishing.com/puppeteer-tarish-jeghetto-pipkins.html

TRANSACTORS IMPROV: FOR FAMILIES! - Aug. 16, 6 p. The ArtsCenter, Carrboro. Anoo Brod, (919) 969-7448  http://www.artscenterlive.org/events/transactors-improv-for-families/

UNC's Process Series - Dolly Wilde's Picture Show.  Thursday, Aug. 21, 8pm, Friday, Aug. 22, 8pm. Swain Hall, Studio 6 919.364.0535This work-in-progress by Rebecca Nesvet combines live performance, multimedia, and the photographic series Oscaria/Oscar (1994), by SPIR Conceptual Photography (María DeGuzmán and Jill Casid), to tell the story of Oscar Wilde’s supposedly identical niece, Allison Driskill, allison@wagonwheelarts.org processseries.unc.edu

 

OUTINGS/ART

ANIMATION & FINE ART GALLERIES - 201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919) 968-8008  http://goldenbeltarts.com/news-events/events/.

ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS - Saturday, Aug. 16, 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. 21, 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 www.bullcityarts.org.  -ReVamped.  Reception & Sale Dates: Friday, Aug. 15, 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, 6-9pm.

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

CEDAR CREEK GALLERY - 1150 Fleming Road, Creedmoor, NC  27522   www.cedarcreekgallery.com/.  -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, lgordon@durhamarts.org.  -“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, with forms that are soft and comf.

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

DRESS FOR SUCCESS TRIANGLE  -Inventory Excess Sale.  Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 from 10:00am-5:00pm. in store 248 at Northgate Mall, 1058 West Club Boulevard, Durham. End of summer/early fall transition attire open to the public.

DURHAM ARTS PLACE - Un-Straight Art 2014.  Opening reception: Friday, Aug. 15 from 6pm-midnight, Exhibit continues through Sept.27. 305 E. Chapel Hill St., Dan Ellison 919-491-4625  entriesdurhamartsplace@gmail.com.

DURHAM ARTS COUNCIL - Exhibits:.      -Between Landscape and Place by John Dempsey.  Katie Coleman   -Under Botanical Influence by Laura Williams.  . -Still Life Reinterpreted by Cynthia Aldrich.

DURHAM COUNTY LIBRARIES - Senior Game Day.  Wednesday,  Aug. 20  (Every other Wed.). Southwest Regional, 3605 Shannon Rd. Questions: 919-560-8590 or meetup.com/senior-game-dayJoin us for a little friendly competition with old favorites, and try out some new games too! Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications, gardens.duke.edu.

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

DUKE GARDENS -  919-668-645   Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications,   -Durham Garden Forum: Vermicomposting.  Tuesday, Aug. 19, 6p - 8p. -Extension Gardener Series: Autumn Container Design.  Thursday, Aug. 21, 6p - 8p.

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

ENO RIVER STATE PARKOur programs require registration– Don’t forget to sign up!    For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office - 919-383-1686. -Morning Hike-Buckquarter To Ridge Trails.  Sat, Aug 16, 8:30a-12p.  Hike The Buckquarter To The Northern Edge Of The Park.  Leave The River’S Edge And Head To The Upland And Hear About History As We Hike Rolling Piedmont Terrain.  Leashed Dogs Are Welcome.  -Geology Rocks!   Sat, Aug 16, 2-4p.  Hike And Learn About The Mysterious Carolina Terrain, Ancient Volcanoes, And Geologic History Of The Eno River.

FRANK GALLERIES - #109 E Franklin St  Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919)730.6130.  -Hillsborough Handmade Parade.  Saturday/Sunday, Aug. 16 &17.  919-757-2181is coming this fall!  Don’t miss an opportunity to work with fine artist Jane Filer onas she leads the  Giant Dancing Heads workshop to create fantastic paper mache heads. Tinka Jordy Go to www.hillsboroughartscouncil.org  for more info and to register.

HAPPYMESS STUDIO  -BazaART Sunday.  Aug. 17,  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  

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS -  919-732-7741 or visit www.visithillsboroughnc.com.The gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists Email Careforthecaregivers@Gmail.Com Or Call (919) 960-1228 www.HillsboroughGallery.com.  -“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.

MARGARET’S CANTINA - Shannon Bueker:Paintings and Clay wall pieces.  June, July and Aug. 2014. Timberlyne Shopping Center, Chapel Hill, NC Shannon Bueker--- Shannon@NotNowKato.com, 919-542-0136.

OCCONEECHEE MOUNTAIN PARK -  For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office – 919-383-1686.  -Morning Hike-Occoneechee Summit.  Sun, Aug 17, 8:30-10:30a.   Explore The Monadnock, Aka “Leftover Mountain” That We Call Occoneechee.  -Occoneechee By Canoe.  Thu,Aug 21, 11:00a.   Join The Occoneechee Ranger To See The Mountain By Canoe.  We Will Be Canoeing Upstream On The Eno River From The Eno Mountain Road Bridge To The Next Bridge At Dimmock'S Mill Road.  We Will View Occoneechee Mountain, The Old Quarry And Remains Of The Rai.

ORANGE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM  -Memories of the Occoneechee Speedway.  Sunday, Aug. 17, 2p.  Inside the Big Barn at Daniel Boone Village (388 Ja-Max Drive Hillsborough, NC 27278). Following the presentation, the speakers will be available for questions and provide an insider’s look to the vintage race cars parked outside.

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

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

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

SEYMOUR CENTER. - Saturday, May 17, 5 - 8p. -Piecing Together a Story:   Reception Aug. 18, 5:30 -7:00p. Exhibit: Aug. 18- 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 throughthislens@gmail.com www.throughthislens.com/.

TYNDALL GALLERIES - University Mall, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 919-942-2290  http://www.tyndallgalleries.com/.

WOMANCRAFT GIFTS - New Location!   . 370 E.Main St, Suite 170, Carrboro, NC 27510 919-939-3300.  -Exhibit: “Sue Kopkind: A Bounty of Bowls.”  Aug. 7-21.  Sue Kopkind, an accomplished local textile artisan, will exhibit new coiled fabric baskets and bowls in a dazzling array of interesting colors, shapes and sizes.  Distinctive fabric composition of the coils, mainly batiks.