Durham Calendar of Events

Aug. 04, 2013 @ 03:03 PM

CHURCH/SPIRITUALITY/12-STEP

ENO RIVER UNITARIAN - 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham. -Quiet Places: Attention to Detail,” Thru Aug 8. photos by Ross McKinney.  This exhibit is built on the proposition that interesting photographs can focus on quiet places & small portions of a larger picture. Color, texture, simple lines - sometimes they mean more than the spectacular. -Grandfather Mountain Landscapes: Visual Diary of Fifteen Years by Susan Rosefielde. Thru Aug 25.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH - 9112 Bethe Hickory Grove Church Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 919-929-4491 -Fitness Ministry. Aug 5, Aug. 8, twice weekly, Monday, & Thursday, evenings. Fitness classes , low & high impact aerobics routines. Calorie burning , exhilarating, & fun.

MORNING STAR MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - 4610 Fayetteville Road, Durham, NC 27713.  Phone number (919) 544-8596.  -Community Cookout - Saturday, August 3rd, 10a -1p. Please come out and fellowship with us! -Revival - August 5-9, 7p. Please join us and get revived!

NEW RED MOUNTAIN MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH -  1401 Red Mountain Rd, Rougemont, NC 27572  -White Rock CDC Summer Camp,  thru August 16. Children ages 6-12.  Your child will participate in fitness challenges, arts and crafts, science and cooking, and field trips. Hands-on messy projects are always a favorite!!!     Registration fee is $25.00, activity fee is $75.00 and weekly tuition fee is $120.00.

WARREN'S GROVE UMC - 1511 Wesleyan Rd. Roxboro, NC. Just off Highway 49 South about a mile and a half outside the city limits.  Pastor Philip Chryst, 592-3400.    

YATES BAPTIST CHURCH, -Breakfast For Dinner Anyone? Saturday, Aug. 3rd, 5pm-7pm,  Open Table Ministry, Inc. 2819 Chapel Hill Rd. Durham, NC 27707.    Suggested donation:$10 for adults, $5 for kids.

WHITE ROCK BAPTIST - White Rock CDC Summer Camp, Children ages 6-12.  Your child will participate in fitness challenges, arts and crafts, science and cooking, and field trips. Hands-on messy projects are always a favorite!!! thru August 16 Registration fee is $25.00, activity fee is $75.00 and weekly tuition fee is $120.00.       3400 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707. 919-688-8136

NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUPS -Weekly Meeting. Addiction is a family disease.  Nar-Anon is a 12-step support group for family and friends of addicts. There are no dues or fees.  Just come to a meeting.   www.nar-anon.org    -Weekly Meeting. Monday, Aug 5, 8 - 9p.  Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915 -Weekly Meeting. Thursday, Aug 8, 7-8p.  Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham.  919-383-4236    

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

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS -Weekly 12-step meetings. For anyone with any food/eating issue. No dues, fees, or religious affiliations.  919-406-9300 www.triangleoa.org Scott Phillips  Overeaters, anorexics, bulimics welcome. -Weekly Meeting. Friday, Aug 2, 12-1:30p.    Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham    -Weekly Meeting. Saturday, Aug 3, 10-11:30a.    Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham    -Weekly Meeting. Saturday, Aug 3, 10:30-11a, 10a for newcomers.    Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham    -Weekly Meeting. Tuesday, Aug 6, 12-1:30p.    First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham    -Weekly Meeting. Wednesday, Aug 7, 12-1:30p.    Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham    -Weekly Meeting. Thursday, Aug 8, 12-1:30p.    First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham

 

COMEDY

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

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

DSI COMEDY THEATER -Offering performances, classes and workshops. 200 N Greensboro St, Carrboro Offering performances, classes and workshops Call 338-8150 www.dsicomedytheater    -Improv Slam. Friday, August 2 7:30p. The Freestyle Comedy Battle! DSI proudly offers up IMPROV SLAM, our modern freestyle comedy battle. Two crews of improv comedians feed off the crowd to spin an interactive show that has never been seen before, Brand New, every time. Kick off your Saturday.  $5 -Best Show Ever. 9p. All-star comedy showcase featuring the best of DSI Comedy Theater. Always a new lineup of improv, sketch comedy or stand-up. Always the Best Show Ever! This show features comedy from Spontaneous Spontaneous and Bone Cracker. $5 -Mister Diplomat. 10:30p. Diplomat features true stories told by one of the performers, a local celebrity or special guest. Anecdotes inspire a world of absurd scenes, fully improvised by the most aggressive improv comedians in North Carolina. MrD has been making local audiences l     Free -Improv Slam. Saturday, August 3 7:30p. The Freestyle Comedy Battle! DSI proudly offers up IMPROV SLAM, our modern freestyle comedy battle. Two crews of improv comedians feed off the crowd to spin an interactive show that has never been seen before, Brand New, every time. Kick off your Saturday.  $5 -Best Show Ever. 9p. All-star comedy shows featuring the best of DSI Comedy Theater. Always a new lineup of improv, sketch comedy, or standup. Always the best show ever! This show features THE BEATBOX RETURNS with a FREE-STYLE RAP BATTLE after their show. $5 -Pork. 10:30p. Every weekend DSI presents 5 of the BEST comics in North Carolina on stage in Carrboro for FREE! Pay for the 9PM improv show and keep your seat. Otherwise, the line outside starts at 930 for FREE COMEDY!  Free -Improv Slam Incubator. Sunday, August 4 7p. Two crews of improv comedians feed off the crowd to spin an interactive show that has never been seen before. $5 -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 scenes and host Brandon Holmes calling the shots, it’s a guaranteed good time.  $5 -Sketch Pad. Thursday, August 8 7:30p. An unstoppable comedy think tank! They say two heads are better than one; in Sketch Pad, we're going well above and beyond that. Every show, different Sketch Teams are selected to showcase their BEST live & video sketches. $5 -5 Dollar Preview. 9p. It's a special showcase at DSI Comedy Theater and YOU'RE on the list at the door. I mean, you still have to buy a ticket, but it's worth it. Featuring Armageddon’it and Puppychow.  ALL TICKETS ARE $5, FIVE DOLLARS, NO QUESTIONS ASKED. $5

 

DANCE

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

GOLDEN DIPPERS SQUARE DANCE CLUB - Thursday, Aug 8,  7:30 - 9:30p, (every Thursday).  Bethany United Methodist Church,  2809 Guess Rd, Durham 919-563-3936 gmartin@mebtel.net  

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

SALSA SOCIAL - Saturday, Aug 3, 6:30-9:30p. DJ Abuelo Salsero Jack spins during the weekly salsa social Triangle Dance Studio, 2603 S Miami Blvd, Durham 919-245-0822 www.dancegumbo.com/salsa   Call for information on this and other salsa nights in the Triangle

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

WEST COAST SWING CLASSES - Tuesday, Aug 6,  7p (beginners), 7:45p (intermediate), and 8:45p (advanced). Offering three levels of instruction every Tuesday,  with free dancing to follow. The Tavern, 1900 W. Markham Ave.Durham. 919-286-7665 www.thetaverndurham.com.  $5-$10 per class

 

FARMERS MARKETS

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

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

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

ENO RIVER FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 3, 8a-12 noon.  Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough www.enoriverfarmersmarket.com  

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

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

SOUTH DURHAM FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 3, 8a. – 12noon. Durham's newest market seeks to connect the community with local farmers by selling seasonal produce, meats, and artisanal foods produced within 50 miles 5410 NC 55, Durham (Greenwood Commons Shopping Center)  www.southdurhamfarmersmarket.org  

SOUTHERN VILLAGE FARMERS’ -Weekly Market. Thursday, Aug 8, 3:30 – 6:30p.  Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill http://www.southernvillage.com/farmers-market/ 

 

FILM

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL - 723 Rigsbee Avenue  -Unconditional: A Film Addressing Equal Rights for All Families. August 6th, 6:30p. Durham People's Alliance hosts a documentary film and fundraiser.There are families across North Carolina that are threatened with the possibility of separation. Parents can lose contact with their children. Children can lose access to their parent’s heal 919-682-7777 http://durhampeoples.eventbrite.com/ Kate Fellman Suggested donation: $10 at the door. More info and to register online:

KIDS/FAMILY

CHILDREN’S HEALTH SCREENINGS -Sponsored by Sam's Club. Saturday, August 10, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. to help parents and kids get ready for back to school. The screenings will offer free tests and kits (which are valued at up to $50) including: 4005 Chapel Hill Blvd. Durham, NC 27707 Pharmacy | (919) 419-7161    

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

FREE MOVIE CAMP - Stadium 10 at Northgate is located on the Plaza at 1058 West Club Boulevard, Durham. -Megamind. August 6-8.

NORTHGATE MALL -   (919) 923-2791 asavicz@w5insight.com -Dress for Success Triangle Inventory Excess Sale. Saturday August 3. Bargain Hunters Alert: Tax Free Weekend Sale Event: -Community Appreciation Day. Sunday, August 4 at Northgate Mall.

 

LECTURES-FORUMS-LITERARY

ChAPEL HILL LIBRARY - Meet the Author - Karen Lord. Monday, August 5, Refreshments at 3:30p.Program at 4p. Calling all Fantasy and Science Fiction Fans. The program is presented by the Friends of the Chapel Hill Public Library Meeting Room A, 100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3640 (919) 968-2777 (auto-attendant)   Free

DAUGHTER'S GROUP -Daughters Concerned for Aging Relatives Support.  (919) 660 - 7510  Bobbi Matchar, MSW, bobbi.matchar@duke.edu   -Monthly Meeting. Wednesday, Aug 7, (last Wednesday of each month, noon-1p.  3512/Blue Zone, 3rd floor, Duke Clinic (formerly called Duke South), 200 Trent Drive    

DURHAM DEMOCRATIC WOMEN - Voting Rights and Voting Wrongs:  The Battle We Must Win. August 4, 3 – 5:30p,  Join Durham Democratic Women to hear from Dr Timothy Tyson, civil rights historian and NAACP activist, on the history of the suppression of voting rights in North Carolina and what we can do right now to make sure that history doesn’t repeat itself. Durham County Public Library Auditorium, 300 N Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27701    

FLYLEAF BOOKS - 752 MLK Jr. Blvd.Chapel Hill 919-942-7936. www.flyleafbooks.com    -Pre-School Story Time. Saturday, Aug 3, 10:30-11:30a. Join us for pre-school story time with an art activity afterwards: 10:30am Thursdays and 1st and 3rd Saturdays. -Bull Spec Magazine presents Caribbean Speculative Fiction with Karen Lord. Monday, Aug 5, 7p. Local lit zine Bull Spec hosts this exploration of all things fantastical and otherworldly with Barbadian author Karen Lord.   Karen was born in Barbados and holds a science degree from the University of Toronto and a PhD in the sociology of religion from -Sacrificial Poets Touchstones Open Mic (1st Wednesdays). Wednesday, Aug 7  6:30-8:30p. Sac Poe's open mic and feature showcase. Free admission!  Come early to get a seat and to sign up. Sacrificial Poets is a spoken word poetry organization that serves middle, high school, and college-aged youth in the Triangle Area of North Carolina. The o -Special Pre-School Story Time with guest author Tatyana Feeney who reads from her new picture book Little Owl’s Orange Scarf. Thursday, Aug 8, 10:30-11:30a.  -Flyleaf Second Thursday Poetry Reading & Open Mic. Thursday, Aug 8, 7-8:30p. This monthly reading series is co-hosted by Stan Absher and Debra Kaufman and sponsored by Flyleaf Books.  An informal get-together before the reading will begin around 5:45 at the Chapel Hill Foster’s, next door to Flyleaf.

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

NAHAL -Caregivers Support Group. 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month from. We are a group of men and women who are caregivers to family members in declining heath.  Our group meets to share experiences, information, and resources in a safe, confidential, non-judgmental atmosphere to help us develop realistic expectations of ours Mt. Sylvan United Methodist Church, 5731 N Roxboro Rd  Durham, NC 27712 919-471-0032. -An experienced chaplain will come and talk with us about Spiritual Guidance for caregivers. Monday, August 5, 7-8:30p.

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

THE REGULATOR BOOKSHOP - 720 9th St  Durham, NC 27705 (919) 286-2700 www.regulatorbookshop.com/    -Omission East Coast Literary Tour. Tuesday, August 6, 7p. Local writers Tanya Olson, Justin Boening, Ross White and Meaghan Mulholland read their work.

 

MUSIC

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 www.artscenterlive.org [Call/check web for times]   - Saturday, August 3. Black Lillies Concert.

ATC/THE STACK - Weekly happy hour.  318 Blackwell Street, Durham, NC. The Stack is located directly behind American Tobacco’s iconic Lucky Strike smokestack. -Al Strong (http://alstrongmusic.com Jazz/Funk/Fusion). Aug 8, (Every Thursday) 5-7p.

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

BILLSBOROUGH -Live Music Hall. 106 S Churton St, Hillsborough, NC www.billsboroughmusichall.com  -Jonathan Byrd. Saturday, Aug. 3,  8p. A preacher's son, a Gulf War veteran, and a Kerrville New Folk award winner from seven generations of North Carolinians. His show is musical theater, bringing together the Texas songwriting tradition with southern storytelling and hot guitar picking in th.

BLUE NOTE GRILL - 4125 Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard, Durham, NC 27707. Offering hickory smoked BBQ & Ribs along with live music. Nothing fancy here just good food and music in a cozy atmosphere.  919-401-1979 -Ben Palmer's Jazz Jam with Dot Combo. Aug 5, (every Monday), 7:30-10p. See and hear some of the best jazz musicians in the triangle every Monday night. -Open Blues Jam with Butch Haas & Co. Aug 6, (every Tuesday), 8-11p. You never know who will show up, this jam and it is always a great night for the blues.  -The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs. Friday, Aug 2,  6-8p. We’ve been playing music together in Durham for a long time — over 30 years!

THE BROAD STREET CAFE -closed permanently!   1116 Broad Street, Durham, 27705

BLUES AT BURWELL SUMMER CONCERT SERIES - 319 N. Churton St.  Hillsborough, Nc 27278 919.732.7451.   

BYNUM FRONT PORCH - 7-9p, unless noted.  Bynum General Store and Post Office, 950 Bynum Rd.Bynum. 919-542-0394. www.bynumfrontporch.org    -Diali Cissokho and Kaira Ba. Friday, August 2, 7-9 p. Music inspired by the ancient West-African griot tradition. Led by the kora, a 21-stringed harp-lute, this highly original blend of traditional and modern styles creates an infectious sound reminiscent of West African dance bands.

CASBAH -  1007 W Main St  Durham, NC 27701 (919) 687-6969 casbahdurham.com/‎    -The Rise Of The Broken, The Coordinates, Light In The Atlantic, The Capital. Friday, August 2 9p. 5 -Orquesta Gardel. Saturday, August 3, 9p. $10 Adv/$12 Of Show Day -Alex Snydman Record Release Show. Sunday, August 4, 7- 10p -Derrick Hodge (Presented By Art Of Cool Project). Wednesday, August 7, 8:30p. $18, Day Of Show $22 -B Side Project W/Neil Cribbs. Thursday, August 8, 9p. $5

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

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

DPAC - Durham Performing Arts Center 123 Vivian St. 919-680-2787 www.dpacnc.com    -Sheryl Crow. Saturday, Aug 3 , 8p. Special Guest Weston Burt.

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713 http://www.durhamjazzworkshop.org/courses.html   -New! JAZZ JAM every Sunday. Sunday, Aug 4, 7p. $5

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

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

LOCAL 506 - Doors: 8:30 p / Show: 9p, unless noted.  506 W. Franklin St.Chapel Hill.  www.local506.com.    -Leftover Cuties. Wednesday, Aug 7, Doors: 7:30 p / Show: 8p. $8.00 - $10.00

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL - 723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham. 919-901-0875 www.motorcomusic.com.    -People's Alliance Durham Benefit Concert and Afterparty. Friday, Aug 2, 9p.  Showroom.  $10

NC MUSEUM OF ART - 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27609 919-664-6795 www.ncartmuseum.org Email: ekowalski@ncartmuseum.org $5 Museum members, students, $7 All others -Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers. Saturday, August 3  8p. Bruce Hornsby is a musical wunderkind. The ever-restless and adventurous singer-pianist-composer.  $18 ($13 Members) General admission. $9 Ages 7–18, Children 6 and under free.

OPEN EYE CAFE - 101 S. Greensboro St. Carrboro. 919-968-9410 www.openeyecafe.com.    -Ocean Versus Daughter is playing a free show. Saturday, August 3, 8p. A piano-driven indie band from Richmond consisting of keyboard, bass, cello, drums and haunting harmonies.

OASIS -  In Carr Mill, 200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, NC 27510 (919) 904-7343 www.OasisInCarrMill.com    -Live Reggae/Jazz/Blues with Gregory Blaine & Dolie Chandler An awesome evening of One Love music! Friday August 2 ,  8-11p. An awesome evening of One Love music! -Early Steps on the Spiritual Path. Monday August 5, 7:00-7:45pm. Are you just beginning your spiritual journey? This evening will explore the joys, pains, clarity, and deadends along the way. Oasis founder Robert Roskind, a 40-year veteran on the path, will host the evening. -Living a Inspired, Mystical Life. Wednesday August 7, 7:00-7:45pm. with Oasis founder Robert Roskind, author of A Guide for an Awakening Planet -Peruvian Twin Shamans Ysabel and Olinda with Peruvian shaman and sound healer Pierre Gerreaud as translator. Thursday Aug 8, 7:00-8p. Doña Ysabel and Doña Olinda are flying from Peru to visit NC and offer their healing talents, a very unique opportunity indeed!  They offer soul retrieval, karmic clearing, attachments removal and many other healing modalities.

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE - Greenwood Commons Shopping Center, 5410-Y N.C. 55, Durham. 361-2222, www.papamojosroadhouse.com.    -Brett Chambers and the Usual Suspects. Aug 7, (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night. $8 Cover -The Night Hawks. Friday, Aug 2, 8p. $12 Adv/$15 DOS-Triangle Blues Society Jam. Sunday, Aug 4, , 6p. No Cover  -Mel Melton on the new cable TV Channel, Destination America reality show, Deep Fried Masters,  Monday - August 5, 8p.  -Rick Estrin & The Night Cats,  8p. $15 Adv/$20 Dos

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

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

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

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK -The Leroy Savage Group. Aug 7, (every Wednesday), 6:30-8:30p . Legendary tenor singer and former member of The Bluegrass Experience 2510 University Drive, Durham 919.402.4227   No cover.  -David Russell. Saturday, Aug 3. Singer, songwriter, award-winning master performer- David Russell has weathered the changing winds of acoustic string music with his distinctive originals and those of his songwriter friends.

SHAKORI HILLS -  Shakori Hills Community Arts Center, 1439 Henderson Tanyard Rd.Pittsboro, NC 27312 www.grassrootsstore.org or 919-542-8142 -NC Stars in the Round. Saturday, August 3rd at p, gates at 6p. 4th Annual event. $10 in advance, $15 at the gate (kids 12 and under FREE), Camping is free.

SOUTHERN VILLAGE -2013 SUMMER MUSIC SERIES. The stage on the Village Green in Southern Village, Chapel Hill, NC    

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

SUNDAY NIGHT PICKIN’ SESSION -Bubbadoc’s Acoustic Community. Sunday, Aug 4, 6:30-9:30p. Players and listeners welcome. Haw River Ballroom, Saxaphaw. 336- 376- 5694   

THE TAVERN - 1900 W. Markham Ave.Durham. 919-286-7665 www.thetaverndurham.com.

 

ON STAGE

COMMON GROUND THEATRE - A performance and teaching space located in west Durham, offering performing arts and educational groups a flexible, well-equipped alternative space. Common Ground Theatre, 4815-B Hillsborough Rd. Durham  -Richard III, directed by Anya Josephs. August 1,2 & 3, at 7:30p. A One Song Production: Richard III presents perhaps Shakespeare's most entertaining, even charming, villain. As Richard, Duke of Gloucester, connives his way to the crown, he dispatches brothers, small children, and even his own wife.  Reservations by Email: onesongproductions@gmail.com  Tickets: $5, $10 Suggested Donation

 

OUTINGS-ART

MARCH ON WASHINGTON -50th Anniversary  Bus Trip. Saturday August 24, 12mid - 6p. Buses will leave from Raleigh (S. Wilmington St. @ midnight) Durham (Lakewood Shopping Center @ 1:00am) to arrive in Washington for Rally at Lincoln Memorial that begins at 8:00 am. The rally is followed by March to King Memorial.  919-680-0465/919-665-1118 info@spectacularmag.com Phyllis Coley/Gary N. Jones $80.00 per person (including children), DEADLINE: August 9, Spectacular Magazine/Another Coley Event/Y-Rag Entertainment

ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS - Saturday, Aug 3.  9a - 1p.  214 Hunt Street between the Durham YMCA and Durham Central Park.  http://artmarketatvegametals.com/  

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

BINGO - Aug 8, (every Thursday night) from 06:45p - 10p. If you enjoy being with people and play BINGO. The American Legion Post 7is the place to be.  A total of $2,500.00 is given away, with two of the prizes being $500.00.The proceeds go back into the community helping the veterans at the VA hospital, boys or American Legion Post 007, 406 E. Trinity Avenue, Durham, NC 27701    

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

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

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

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

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY - 1215 E. Franklin St. (between Caffe’Driade and Whitehall Antiques), 919-636-4557, www.chapelhillartgallery.com    

CHAPEL HILL LIBRARIES - 100 Library Drive in Chapel Hill    

DUKE GARDENS - Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St. (919) 668-1707. gardens.duke.edu. Orla Swift 

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

ENO GALLERY - 100 South Churton St. Hillsborough NC 27278 gallery 919-883-1415 www.enogallery.net    -'Forward Genesis'. thru Aug 25. Featured artist in the lower gallery: Artist: Alicia Armstrong -in dreams' - Jennifer E. Miller - solo exhibition. thru Aug. 26.

WEST POINT ON ENO -  West Point on the Eno Park, 5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham. 919-471-1623, option 2, Jessica Leff, Jessica.leff@durhamnc.gov   -Adventures in Watercolor. thru August 4, Saturdays and Sundays.  1-5p. - selected paintings from Durham artist Marie Crock will be on display at the Hugh Mangum Museum of Photography     Free.

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

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

FOSTER'S MARKET (CH) -Paintings by Joan Vandermeer. Thru Aug 4.  750 MLK Jr.Blvd 919 967 3663 www.fostersmarket.com  

GOATHOUSE REFUGE -Pie & Pets Family Event – Children’s activities, meet the kittens and enjoy homemade pizza. Saturday, August 3, Noon.  Goathouse Refuge for Cats, 680 Alton Alston Road, Pittsboro, NC 27312 (919)-542-6815 www.goathouserefuge.org.  Family ticket: $25 for 2 pizzas, 5 sodas. Individual ticket: $12 for 1 pizza/1 soda. Day of tickets sold only at the door: $5 entry, $12 per pizza.

KOSALA MEDITATION CENTER - Located in Carrboro, Kosala Mahayana Buddhist Center is a non-profit Buddhist meditation center whose aim is to introduce meditation and Buddhist teachings to help everyone solve daily problems and cultivate inner peace. 711 West Rosemary Street, Suite E, Carrboro (Upstairs above Carrburritos) 919-619-4079 MeditationInChapelHill.org Monica Heiser at MeditationInChapelHill@gmail.com   -General Meditation Class. Wednesday, Aug 7 (every Wednesday),  7-8:30pm. This class is tailored for anyone interested in finding out about the Buddhist way of meditating and thinking about life’s opportunities and challenges. No previous experience necessary. $20 ($12 for students and seniors) -Meditation 101. Tuesday, Aug 6, (every Tuesday),  7-8pm. This class is an introduction to meditation & is perfect for absolute beginners to meditation. They are also for experienced meditators who want to learn more and improve their concentration. Meditation is training the mind to be peaceful.  $20 ($12 for students and seniors)

LIBERTY ARTS SCULPTURE STUDIO & FOUNDRY - Liberty Arts is a collaborative nonprofit arts community that reflects the dynamic and diverse personality of Durham, NC. Physically: in Mercury Studio at #407-A North Mangum Street, Durham, NC 27701 Ethereally: www.clarioncontentmedia.com contact: clarioncontent@gmail.com 

OUTSIDERS ART & COLLECTIBLES - Durham’s only gallery focusing on the genre of Southern Outsider Art. Outsider’s owner, Pamela Gutlon prides herself on using the gallery, not only as a venue for exposing Durham to Outsider Art, but also as a means towards creating community. 718-C Iredell Street, Durham, NC 27705   Pamela Gutlon 919-451-3231 or pgutlon@outsiders-art.com 

PLEIADES GALLERY - 109 E Chapel Hill St  Durham, NC 27701 (919) 797-2706 -"Edges and Extremes". thru August 11. Simultaneously implies both boundaries and boundless opportunities.  Artists will explore lines, limitations, structure, frontiers, expansiveness, and the unusual.

SCRAP EXCHANGE - 923 Franklin St.Durham, NC  27701 919-688-6960 scrapexchange.org    -Remix Redux. thru - August 10, expand your vision of creative reuse by exploring the world of electronic and audio/visual reuse. Includes refreshments, free art-making and music by DJ Sean Thegan.

WOMANCRAFT GIFTS - Grand Reopening After The June 30 Flood. Saturday and Sunday, August 10 and 11.  Womancraft was completely devastated by the flood on June 30. July has been a month of struggle for the artist members of this local cooperative to restore and rebuild our shop at Eastgate Shopping Center. We are more than excited to be coming back after a month-long struggle. We are still the best and the oldest source in Chapel Hill for locally handmade gifts and art - and WE ARE BACK!!!!. Free Chapel Hill Toffee with $30 purchase! 1800 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill NC 27514 Eastgate Shopping Center. 919-929-8362. womancraftgifts.com