Calendar of Events, Friday, January 31 - Thursday, February 7

Jan. 30, 2014 @ 02:23 PM

Deadline for submission is the Tuesday before you want the event to appear in the Friday Calendar section of the paper.

Events may be submitted online, but will appear according to the above schedule.

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    -Window on Nature - Paintings by Emily Eve Weinstein. Thru Feb. 23, Mon - Thurs 10a - 2p, Fri 10a - noon, call for Sunday hours artist - Emily Eve Weinstein, oils and acrylics     

ENO RIVER UNITARIAN - 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham.  -River Rhythms! West African Drumming. Weekly drumming groups meets on Sundays, 7 - 8:30p Beginners are welcome! Please contact to reserve a loaner drum.  919-644-1335  Kathy Hopwood,  or (919) 644-1335 Free.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH - 9112 Bethe Hickory Grove Church Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 919-929-4491.  -Fitness Ministry. Feb. 3, Feb. 6, twice weekly, Monday, & Thursday, evenings Fitness classes , low & high impact aerobics routines. Calorie burning , exhilarating, & fun.     

KEHILLAH SYNAGOGUE - Chapel Hill Community Yard Sale. Sunday, Feb. 2,  9a - 1p Features Clothing, Furniture, Toys, Electronics, Benefits Local Synagogue’s Educational Programs 1200 Mason Farm Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27514.   

KOSALA BUDDHIST CENTER - 711 West Rosemary Street, Suite E Carrboro, NC 919-537-9546 Wendy Webber Free, but donations are appreciated -General Meditation Class. Wednesday, Feb. 5 (every Wednesday), 7-8:30p No previous experience necessary.     free/donation  -Meditation 101. Tuesday, Feb. 4, (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)

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540.   Richard Edens, Co-Senior Pastor,919-942-3540 -SOUPer Bowl Sunday. Saturday, Feb 2 Youth group members of United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, will be outside the sanctuary at both worship services with soup pots to collect money and non-perishable food items.   Please bring food and/or donation to share.  -Youth Vesper Worship Service. Sunday, Feb. 2, (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, Feb. 2, (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.  For more information, or 919-942-3540.  -Adoración Y Alabanza En Español. Domingo, Feb. 2., (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. 7pm 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.  All are welcome.  For more information, www.unitedchu.  -Monday Noon Book Group. Monday, Feb. 3, (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, Feb. 3, (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,  7:30 pin the Music Room. .  -LIGHT UP YOUR WINTER 2014. Contact for times, subjects Wednesday evening series at United Church of Chapel Hill .    

WHITE ROCK BAPTIST CHURCH - 3400 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707. 919-688-8136.  -Recreation Ministry Youth Basketball League. contact the church office at 919-668-8136. for ages 9-15.  -Titus Women and Gideon Guys Ministries. Saturday, Feb. 1, 9:00 - 11:30a Our invited speaker, Dr. Martel Perry, will present from a biblical perspective: “Love and Relationships, Part II.” Breakfast will b Fellowship Hall.  -Bible Discovery Classes. Wednesday, Feb. 3, (every Wednesday) 7p. We are studying  Baptist beliefs; we are using the book, Baptist Beliefs, by E. Y. Mullins as a study guide.  If you have not obtained your copy, please contact the Church Office at 919-688-8136 to do so - the cost is $10..  -Emergency Preparedness Ministry. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 at 11a invites all interested persons to learn to operate White Rock’s Automated External Defibrillator (AED)..  -Financial Peace University. Wednesday, Jan. 29 Close your eyes for a minute. Now imagine this. What would you life be like if you had no payments? No credit card payments. No car payments. No home equity loan payments. Not even a house payment. How much could you save and invest? How much could you bl  Call the church office at 919-668-8136 to rgister.   

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, Feb. 3, 8 - 9p (Every Monday)  Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915.  -Weekly Meeting. Thursday, Feb. 6, 7-8p (Every Thursday)  Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham.  919-383-4236.    

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 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. (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 Scott Phillips.  Overeaters, anorexics, bulimics welcome. -Weekly Meeting. Friday, Jan. 31, 12-1:30p  Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham .  -Weekly Meeting. Saturday, Feb. 1, 10-11:30a  Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham .  -Weekly Meeting. Saturday, Feb. 1, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers  Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham .  -Weekly Meeting. Tuesday, Feb. 4, 12-1:30p  First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham .  -Weekly Meeting. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 12-1:30p  Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham .  -Weekly Meeting. Thursday, Feb. 6, 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 http://www.dsicomedytheater Carrie Gorn,   -Improv Slam. Friday, Jan. 31, 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     $10  -Harold Night. 9p The Harold is a 30-minute collection of comedic scenes and organic games, a now-famous improv format pioneered by the late Del Close.     $10  -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.



SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance. Thursday, Feb. 6 , 7:30-9p All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Freedman Center, Beth-El Synagogue, 1004 Watts St, Durham 919-683-9672 Pat Petersen, $7

SALSA SOCIAL - . Saturday, Feb. 1, 6-9:30p DJ Abuelo Salsero Jack spins during the weekly salsa social Triangle Dance Studio, 2603 S Miami Blvd, Durham 919-245-0822   Call for information on this and other salsa nights in the Triangle

STARDUSTERS BALLROOM DANCE - . Saturday, Feb. 1, 7-11p (every second Saturday). Lesson from 7:30 until 8:15p No partner necessary.  Come out and enjoy the fun. Venue has changed: Please see our website for new venue and directions:‎  $12, $7 for members, students.

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

TRIANGLE SINGLES DANCE ClUB - Weekly Dance. 8p to 830p: Dance Lesson, 8:30p  to 11p: Dance  Northbrook  Country Club, 4905 North Hills Drive, Raleigh, NC 27612    Dances: $5 members, $8 non-members, Annual Membership $25.00  -Couples Electric. Saturday, Feb 1 DJ: JR Holloway     

TRIANGLE SWING DANCE SOCIETY - Murphey School, Shared Visions Center, 3717 Murphy School Rd Durham, NC 27705.  Members/Students $8, Non-members $12  -Mint Julip Jazz Band. Saturday, Feb. 1, Lesson at 7p, dance at 8p Instructors – Chris Dove & Matthew Vazquez     

WEST COAST SWING CLASSES - . Tuesday, Feb. 4, 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  $5-$10 per class



CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market - New Hours!. Saturday, Feb. 1, 9a-Noon. Wed. market, 3-6:30p. All products come from within a 50-mile radius. 301 W Main St 7 am-noon Saturdays and 3:30-6:30 pm Wednesdays 919-280-3326   There will be a special Pre-Thanksgiving Market on Tuesday, Nov. 26th, from 3-6pm.

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market. Saturday, Feb. 1, 8a-noon (every Saturday)  201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496  

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market. Saturday, Feb. 1, 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  

ENO RIVER FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market. Saturday, Feb. 1, 8a-12 noon  Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough  

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market. Tuesday, Feb. 4, 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.  

HILLSBOROUGH FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market. Saturday, Feb. 1, 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 

SOUTH DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market. Saturday, Feb. 1, 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)  

SOUTHERN VILLAGE FARMERS’ - Weekly Market. Thursday, Feb. 6, 3:30 – 6:30p  Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill  



CENTER FOR DOCUMENTARY STUDIES   Center for Documentary Studies, 1317 W. Pettigrew St.,  - Senator Harris L. Wofford. Thursday, Feb. 6, 5–6:30pm A Conversation,  “A LIFE OF POLITICS AND PUBLIC SERVICE” Rhodes Conference Room, Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University West Campus / 201 Science Dr., Durham, North Carolina

UNC JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATION - Gideon's Army.. Tuesday Feb. 4, Doors open at 6 and the screening will begin at 7 pm with Q&A immediately following. An award-winning documentary,The film's director, Dawn Porter, will be in attendance for a Q&A after the screening. The screening will take place on  Please join us and share with your communities. at the Nelson Mandela Auditorium at the Fed Ex Global Center at UNC.    

UNC ROMANCE LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Tournées Film Festival. Feb. 5 through Feb. 27. The screenings will be held in the on campus and are Free. and open to the public. Doors open at  All films are in French with English subtitles. The schedule is as follows:  Nelson Mandela Auditorium of the FedEx Global Education Center    Free.  -Couleur de Peau: Miel. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 6:30pm, films start at 7pm      



Connected Play - interactive parent-baby play activities. Monday, Jan. 20, 9:30 - 11A Connected Play is a developmental program combining interactive parent-baby play activities with parenting discussions. 1200 Broad St., Sutie 105, Durham, NC 27705 9193556191 Meytal Barak $90 per session (5 classes)

DURHAM FAMILY THEATRE - 8-week Acting Classes.  Scholarships are available; please ask for an application form 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.

NORTHGATE MALL - Center Court located at 1058 West Club Boulevard in Durham. (919) 260-5375.  -Cub Scout Pinewood Derby. Saturday, Feb. 1, 10a to 3p.      

QEI OF DURHAM - Family Line Dance Party Fundraiser. Friday, Jan. 31, 7-10p We encourage families to have fun together in a positive and healthy way. QEI of Durham "Where Learning is Primary". 800 Elmira Ave. Durham, NC 27707    $10 (adults) $5 (age 12 and under)



CITY OF DURHAM - Resident Input Session:  EPA Job Training. Monday, Feb. 3,  4:15pm - 5 pm. A fourth community interest session has been set to allow interested residents to provide their feedback into the grant proposal the City’s Office of Economic and Workforce Development is submitting to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Senior Room at the Holton Career and Resource Center, 401 N. Driver St. (919) 560-4965, ext. 15218.  Jason Wimmer, adult employment program coordinator with the City's Office of Economic and Workforce Development,

DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL - Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 North Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27704, Private Dining Room C 919 403-4DRH.  -And the Beat Goes On: Heart Health Seminar. Saturday, Feb. 1, 10 a.m. Duke Regional Hospital is celebrating heart month with a Free. seminar where participants can learn the signs and dangers of atrial fibrillation from Tim Donahue, MD, Chief of Cardiology at Duke Regional Hospital, and practice bystander CPR taught by Duke.  -Look Good Feel Better®. Monday, Feb. 3, 5:30pm 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     

FLYLEAF BOOKS - 752 MLK Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill 919-942-7936.    -Story time with special guest Aaron Becker, author and illustrator of Journey. Thursday Jan. 2, 10:30a      

GRANVILLE HEALTH SYSTEM - Caregiver Support Group. Wednesday, Feb 5,  12noon  Education Classroom located at 1010 College Street, Oxford, NC, on the campus of Granville Medical Center.   Melissa Starr, MSW at 919.690.3273. 

LUPUS FOUNDATION - Support Group.  For 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. 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   

NC WRITER’S NETWORK – DURHAM COUNTY - Durham Voices Creative Writing Group. Tuesday, Feb 4, (1st and 3rd Tuesday, of every month), 6-8:30p . Adults of all experience levels welcome! Hayti Heritage Center,  804 Old Fayetteville St. Durham, NC 27701 919-295-0176    

UNC LAW JOURNAL - Navigating the Fog of War. Friday, Jan 31,10a - 3p Emerging Issues in the Law of Armed Conflict and International Security Friday Center in Chapel Hill, NC.



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, Feb. 5, 10p-1a. (every Wednesday) .  -2 fer- acoustic eclectic. Thursday, Feb. 6, 7:30-9p (every Thursday)      

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 [Call/check web for times]   -Grace Pettis. Saturday, Feb. 01, 8p. .  -Martha Redbone Roots Project. Sunday, Feb. 02, 8p.      

BEYU CAFFE - 335 W. Main Street, Durham 919-683-1058    -Gary Brunotte Jazz Duo. Feb. 3, 7-9p (every Monday)      

BLUE NOTE GRILL - Offering hickory smoked BBQ & Ribs along with live music. Nothing fancy here just good food and music in a cozy atmosphere. 4125 Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard, Durham, NC 27707 .  -Ben Palmer's Jazz Jam with Dot Combo. Feb. 3, (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.. Feb. 4 (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!  -The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs. Friday, Jan. 31, 6-8p      

BOWBARR - 705 W Rosemary St. Carrboro.    

CAROLINA THEATRE - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030.  -Angelique Kidjoe. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 7p      

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,  

THE CITY TAP - Bluebird Cafe style show. Saturday, Feb. 1, 7pm - 10pm a special songwriters-in-the-round show 89 Hillsboro St  Pittsboro, NC 27312    

DUKE DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC - Room 101, Mary Duke Biddle Music Building, Duke University, Durham. 919-684-4444  Free.  -Open Rehearsal:. Friday, Jan. 31, 2p. Preview of Stephen Jaffe’s HIP Concerto (Chamber Concerto No. 3), with commentary by the composer and musicians. (The piece will be performed on Sunday, Feb. 2 at 3 pm at First Presbyterian Church in Durham.  Tickets and info: Part Bone Hall, Biddle Music Building, Duke University .  -Lecture Series in Musicology: Eric Wen (Juilliard, Curtis School of Music). Monday, Feb. 3, 4:15p “An Unprecedented Network of Disorientations, Dissonances, Rhythmic Obscurities, and Atmospheric Dislocations: The Introduction to Mozart’s ‘Dissonance Quartet.’” Room 104 Biddle Music Building, Duke University Free. and open to the public.  Info: 919-660-3333 or  -Aliénor, contemporary music for period instruments, presents. Tuesday, Feb. 4, 8p. Songs of Love and Remembrance. Penelope Jensen, soprano; Elaine Funaro, harpsichord; John Pruett, baroque violin; Andrew Anagnost, baroque cello; Geoffrey Burgess, baroque oboe. Featuring winning Aliénor International Harpsichord Concerto Competition comp Nelson Music Room, East Duke Building, Duke University Free. admission.  Part of the Triangle HIP (Historically Informed Performance) Festival.   

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713  -JAZZ JAM every Sunday. Sunday, Feb. 2, 7p.  $5. 

THE GOAT - Tommy Edwards. Friday, Jan. 31, 6-8p  Fearrington Village, Chapel Hll Please visit or call 919.542.1239 for information.   No cover.

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

KRAKEN BAR - 2823 N Carolina 54  Chapel Hill, NC 27516 (919) 943-0398  -The Oblations, Friday Jan. 31, 9p.

LOCAL 506 - 506 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill.    MELLOW MUSHROOM - Jazzbeau. Tuesday, Feb. 4, 8-10p (every Thursday)  310 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill    

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  $8 Cover  -Live Music with Wilton Dubois on steel drums. Saturday Feb. 1  7:00-10pm      FREE!

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE - Greenwood Commons Shopping Center, 5410-Y N.C. 55, Durham. 361-2222,  $8 Adv/$10 Dos  -Brett Chambers and the Usual Suspects. Feb. 5 (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.      $8  -Ironing Board Sam. Tuesday, Feb. 4 8p We can’t get enough of Sam so we decided to have him here on a weekly basis, every Tuesday Ironing Board Sam will be here and if you have not heard him yet, you have no excuse. Ironing Board Sam has amassed a staggering repertoire of both originals and cl    -Red Hot Chorizo Bros. Friday, Jan. 31 With Mel Melton & Bill Lyerly. Two veteran musicians teaming up to give you a night of spicy roots rockin’ blues, Mel Melton harmonica player, singer and songwriter meets American roots rock rebel Bill Lyerly, veteran guitarist, singer/ songwriter and key     $10

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK - . Open: Mon - Thurs. 11a- 9 p; Fri - Sat: 11a- 10p  2510 University Drive, Durham 919.402.4227   No cover.  -The Leroy Savage Group. Feb. 5, (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)     

SHARED VISIONS CENTER - Murphey School Radio Show. Saturday, March 1, 8p. Triangle literary favorites Wilton Barnhardt and Minrose Gwin, poet Starr Steward, and writer/National Hollering Champion Tony Peacock will join an all-North Carolina troupe for an old-time variety show to benefit local nonprofit agencies. 3717 Murphey School Rd., Durham, at the intersection with Old NC 10. 919.656.7407  Donna Campbell, Producer,

UNC DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC -Richard Luby Memorial Concert. Sunday, Feb 2, 3p 6 C.P.E. Bach and his Dramatic Predecessors • Works by Caldara, Vivaldi, Handel, W.F. Bach, and C.P.E. Bach • The Vivaldi Project; John Hsu, guest conductor • Presented as part of the NC HIP Festival • 7:30 pm, Hill Hall Auditorium • $15 general admission Hill Hall Auditorium    $10 general admission ($5 students, UNC faculty/staff) • tickets available at the door



COMMON GROUND THEATRE - A performance and teaching space located in west Durham, offering performing arts and educational groups a flexible, well-equipped alternative space. Common Ground Theatre, 4815-B Hillsborough Rd., Durham (919) 698-3870 Rachel Klem  -The Maids By Jean Genet. Thursday, Feb. 6   Tickets: $12- General, $10- Students/Seniors.  -“Small Series”. Feb. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15 at 7:30pm An innovative theatre offering by many of the best performers in the Triangle area. Selected artists are encouraged and supported by Common Ground Theatre to find classic one-acts to rehearse and present. With little to no technical aspects to get in the  (919) 384-7817    

PLAYMAKERS REPERTORY COMPANY - Paul Green Theatre in UNC’s Department for Dramatic Art on Country Club Road on the UNC campus.  -Private Lives. Opening Night is Saturday, Jan. 25,7:30pm      



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  

BULL CITY ARTS COLLABORATIVE - 401-B Foster Street Durham, NC Hours: Fridays 11-2 and by appt at 775 843 4929  

CARRBORO LIBRARY - "Life is a Beautiful Thing". Exhibit thru Feb. 14 A tribute to Sophie Steiner and her peers     

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY - 1215 E Franklin St., (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques) 919-636-4557,  -“Does an Artist Have a Moral Responsibility?”. Reception, Friday, Feb. 8, 6 – 9PM, Exhibit thru Feb 28 Join us in February and explore the art of David Taylor.  David’s oil paintings have captured scenes and emotions from the Moral Mondays protests in Raleigh.  During his breaks from painting the serious social  movement, David has created paintings of rur 1215 E. Franklin St. (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques), Chapel Hill, 919-636-4557,    

DUKE GARDENS -  919-668-6451 Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications   -Composition and Light in Nature Photography. Saturday, Feb. 01, 8A .  -Mushroom Logs. Saturday, Feb. 01, 10A .  -Walk on the Wild Side. Thursday, Feb. 06, 11A .  -Lightroom: Photo Management and Editing. Thursday, Feb. 6, 6p      

ENO GALLERY - 100 South Churton St. Hillsborough NC 27278 gallery 919-883-1415    -Eno 2013'.  Final call to view this current exhibition, featuring new work by gallery artists. New work has been brought in to replace sold works so there is fresh work still on view through Sunday January 26..  -Last Friday' - Exhibition opening. Artist’s reception: Friday Jan. 31, from 6:00 to 9p, Exhibition thru Feb.23 'Ma' - the space between.     

FRANK GALLERIES - #109 E Franklin St  Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919)730.6130.  -Featured Artist Talk: Nerys Levy. Thursday Feb. 6, 6-8p, exhibit thru Feb. 9, 2014      

HILLSBOROUGH ARTS COUNCIL - Last Fridays Art Walk 6:00 – 9:00 pm.   102 N Churton Street in Hillsborough, Gail Cooley,   -“Take a Closer Look”. 1 pm on Fridays and Saturday through March A guided walking tour of Hillsborough's sculptures. Tours will begin at the Hillsborough Arts Council Gallery. Tours last one to one and a half hours 102 N. Churton Street    Free, donations accepted.

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS - . Hours: 11-6 Mon–Th, 11-8 Fri & Sat, 1-4 Sun. The gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, handcrafted furniture, pottery, mosaics & fiber art.  919-732-7741 or visit    -"Twenty Two Squared". Friday, Jan. 31st, Opening Reception, 6-9p, Exhibit thru Feb. 23. a group show by the gallery’s owner/artists.     

OCCONEECHEE MOUNTAIN PARK - For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office – 919-383-1686  

PLEIADES GALLERY - 109 E Chapel Hill St  Durham, NC 27701 (919) 797-2706  Kim Wheaton, TransFORM - Transformative art by the Pleiades Gallery artists to help celebrate the new year..  Tuesday, January 7 through Sunday, February 16, 2014. Opening Reception Friday, January 17 from 6-9pm.     

SCRAP EXCHANGE - 923 Franklin St., Durham, NC  27701 919-688-6960    -Community Knitting Night, 3rd Thursdays, 6-9 p.m.. Feb 6, 6-9p (1st and 3 Thursdays) .  -A Scavenger Chapel Road Adventure. Dec.  20 – Feb. 1, Opening Reception Jan. 31 6-9P, Closing Reception Feb. 50 6-9P Photography on recycled and reclaimed materials Green Gallery    

UNC LIBRARIES -  919-493-6699  Liza Terll, Friends of the Library Free. and open to the public  -The Workboats of Core Sound: Stories and Photographs from Down East. Thursday, Feb. 6, 5:30pm The fishing boats and people of eastern North Carolina will be the topic of a Free. public program Feb. 6 in Wilson Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Author and photographer Lawrence Earley will share photographs and vignettes fro Wilson Special Collections Library - Pleasants Family Assembly Room   Information: Liza Terll, Friends of the Library, (919) 548-1203 Free. and open to the public

WOMANCRAFT GIFTS - 1800 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill NC 27514 Eastgate Shopping Center 919-929-8362.