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Jan. 03, 2015 @ 02:35 PM

Calendar of Events, Friday, January 2 - Thursday, January 8, 2015

CHURCH/SPIRITUALITY

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, (919) 644-1335  Free.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH - Fitness Ministry.  Jan. 5,  Jan. 8,  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 www.MeditationInChapelHill.org.  -Buddhism for Everyone.  Wednesday Jan. 7 (every Wednesday), 7-8:30p .   These self-contained classes give a basic introduction to Buddhist philosophy, psychology and meditation. No previous experience necessary.   $10 ($5 for seniors and students).  -Meditation 101.  Tuesday Jan. 6 (every Tuesday), 7-8:15p.   This class is an introduction to meditation & is perfect for absolute beginners to meditation.   $5 ($3 for seniors and students).

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540. Richard Edens, Co-Senior Pastor, office@unitedchurch.org.  -Spanish Language Worship At United Church Of Chapel.  Saturday, Jan. 3, 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.   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, Jan. 7,  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.  -Epiphany Celebration / Workshop,  Sunday, Jan. 4, 10a.  Inter-generational Epiphany Celebration in the Fellowship Hall  Join us for stories and crafts that honor the Magis’ faithful following of the star.  For more information, www.unitedchurch.org or 919-942-3540.  -Children’s Church School Classes Resume On January 11.  the full Church School program will not resume until January 11.  For more information, www.unitedchurch.org or 919-942-3540.  -Holden Evening Prayer Service, United Church Of Chapel Hill, January 4, 5 Pm.  Sunday, Jan. 4, 5p. -Light Up Your Winter.  Wednesday evening classes begin on Jan. 14.

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, Jan. 5,  8 - 9p (Every Monday). -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Jan. 8,  7-8p (Every Thursday).

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Jan. 7,  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, Jan. 2, 12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Jan. 3, 10-11:30a. -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Jan. 3, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. -Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, Jan. 6,  12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Jan. 7,  12-1:30p. -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Jan. 8,  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 http://www.dsicomedytheater.

 

DANCE

SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance.  Thursday, Jan. 8,  7:30- 9:30p. Freedman Center, Beth-El Synagogue, 1004 Watts St, Durham 919-683-9672 Pat Petersen http://www.sunassembly.org $7.

TRIANGLE SINGLES DANCE CLUB - Weekly Dance.  8:30p to 11p: Dance. Northbrook Country Club, 4905 North Hills Drive, Raleigh, NC 27612 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. Email: triangle.singles@yahoo.com Group Website: www.meetup.com/Triangle-Singles-Club .  -Shag.  Fri. Jan. 2th. -Annie's Cha-cha.  Sat. Jan. 3.

FARMERS MARKETS

CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Jan. 3, 9a-Noon. Final Wed. market, 3-6:30p., Tuesday, Nov 25 - Pre-Thanksgiving Market 3-6p.  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.  -Creative Carrboro Information Meeting.  Saturday, Jan. 3, during the Carrboro Farmers Market,  8a  until Noon. gazebo at the Carrboro Town Commons on Citizens will have the opportunity to learn more about arts districts in other places and what Creative Carrboro is discovering during the first phase of its work, while being able to ask questions and offer feedback about the Carrboro project.

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Jan. 3, 8a-noon (every Saturday). 201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496.

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Jan. 3, 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, Jan. 8,  3:30 – 6:30p. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough   http://www.enoriverfarmersmarket.com.

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Tuesday, Jan. 6,  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, Jan. 3, 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, Jan. 3, 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, Jan. 3, 8a - 12noon. Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill   http://www.southernvillage.com/farmers-market/ .

 

FILM

CENTER FOR DOCUMENTARY STUDIES - 1317 W. Pettigrew St., Durham, North Carolina   http://documentarystudies.duke.edu/exhibits/upcoming-exhibits.

 

KIDS/FAMILY

DURHAM FAMILY THEATRE - The Watsons Go to Birmingham – 1963. The Hayti Heritage Center, 804 Old Fayetteville St., Durham, NC (Plenty of free parking on site and in the mall across the street (919) 286-5717   Adults: $15, Children, students, seniors: $10.

JOHNNY'S GONE FISHING - Kids Stories and Songs.  Every Tuesday, 10:45 - 11:30a. 901 W. Main St. 919-932-5070Every Tuesday morning, kids and parents fill the Johnny's Gone Fishing "living room" to listen to children's stories and sing songs. It's free to attend, listen, and participate and snacks and juice are available for purchase.  http://www.johnnysgonefishing.com/kids-stories-and-songs.html.  -Kids Spanish Hour.  Every Thursday, 6-7p.  919-932-5070Stories, songs, and games in Spanish! No Spanish-speaking experience is required, and all kids and their families are welcome, with content designed for Pre-K through 5th grade.  http://www.johnnysgonefishing.com/kids-spanish-hour.html FREE.

Pokemon - Durham hosting Pokémon Trading Card Game City Championships.  Sunday, Jan. 4th, All day event (Registration from 10:00am-10:30am). Atomic Empire 3400 Westgate Dr #14B Durham, NC 27707 540-537-0924Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) players, their supporters, and Pokémon fans from Durham and surrounding areas are invited to attend the 2014/2015 Pokémon City Championships on Sunday, January 4th. Atomic Empire is hosting the open, family-friendly event w Marthe Honts https://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/pokemon-events/15-01-000068/ Free ($10 admission for Masters Division players only).

 

LECTURES/FORUMS/LITERARY

BCBSNC - BCBSNC Holds Open Enrollment Events for Durham Health Insurance Shoppers.  Sunday, Jan. 4, 12:00 - 6:00 p.m.  2000 Avondale Dr, Durham NC, 27704 800-446-8053. Tuesday, Jan. 6, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Target Pharmacy 4037 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC 27707 800-446-8053.  Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC) is hosting a series of open enrollment events to provide the community with information about the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The events are open to the public and will give residents an opportunity to BCBSNC http://blog.bcbsnc.com/event/compare-foods-2/ none.

 

MUSIC

2ND WIND - 118 E. Main St. Downtown Carrboro. 919-967-7922  http://2ndwindofcarrboro.com/ No cover!  -Bluegrass Night-  from 10p-1am.  Wednesday, Jan. 7,  10p-1a. (every Wednesday).     No cover!  -2 fer- acoustic eclectic.  Thursday, Jan. 8,  7:30-9p (every Thursday).     No cover!

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 919-929-2787  http://www.artscenterlive.org.  -Robin & Linda Williams.  Friday, Jan. 3rd at 8:00pm.  have made it their mission to perform the music that they love, "a robust blend of bluegrass, folk, old-time and acoustic country that combines wryly observant lyrics with a wide-ranging melodicism." On  they will bring their tried and true sound to The   $15 General Advance, $11 Friends Advance, and $19 Day of Show.   -Genticorum.  Tuesday, Jan. 7th at 8:00pm.  A fixture on the international world, traditional, folk, and Celtic music circuit.   $22 General Advance, $18 Friends Advance, and $26 Day of Show.  

THE BAR… DURHAM - 711 Rigsbee Avenue Tel: 919-641-0075Durham's LGBT neighborhood bar. Brian Lewis thebardurham.com/.

BEYU CAFFE - 335 W. Main Street, Durham 919-683-1058. -Gary Brunotte Jazz Duo.”  Tuesday, Jan. 6, 7-9p. 335 West Main St.

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.  Jan. 5,  (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.   Jan. 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, Dec. 26, 6-8p.

CAROLINA THEATRE - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030.

CAT’S CRADLE - 300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 (919) 967-9053 http://www.catscradle.com/.  -Cracker.  Fri. Jan. 2  9pm at Cat’s Cradle, 300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC (919) 967-9053.     $18 advance / $20 day of show.

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

THE CEDARS OR CHAPEL HILL - Laursen-Jia Duo plays Schubert, Mozart, and Bach.  Tuesday, Jan. 6,  7:30p. 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.

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713.  -JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, Jan. 4, 7p.   Brian Lewis  $15, $10 students.

THE EDDY PUB - The Holland Bros.  Saturday, Jan. 3, 8p. 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.

NC FRESH CATCH - "The Blues & The Blues.”  Friday, Jan. 2, 6-11 p.m.  Durham Armory. 2nd annual NC Fresh Catch winter oyster, seafood, and music spectacular at the  Enjoy live blues, jazz and soul from the Art of Cool Allstars,  Partial event proceeds benefit Ellerbe Creek Watershed Association.  www.ncfreshcatch.com. $12adv./$15 at the door.  Food & Drink sold separately. Kids 12 and under FREE.  

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 - Jan. 2, (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) Email: ekowalski@ncartmuseum.org.

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

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

 

ON STAGE

COMMON GROUND THEATRE - 4815B Hillsborough Road, but we can be found on Brenrose Circle. (919) 384-7817  http://www.cgtheatre.com/events.  -Harold Pinter's "The Caretaker," which will open January 2 at Common Ground Theatre in Durham.   Friday, Jan 2,  7:30p, and matinee performance Jan 4 at 3p, Thursday, Jan 8, 7:30p.  Variously described as "tragi-comic" and "darkly funny," The Caretaker is commonly acknowledged as one of playwright Harold Pinter's masterpieces.

PLAYMAKERS REPERTORY COMPANY - Paul Green Theatre, Center for Dramatic Art, Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC 919-962-PLAY  (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.  -“Wrestling Jerusalem” written and performed by Aaron Davidman, directed by Michael John Garcés: Jan. 7-11, 2015.  7:30 p Jan. 7-11 and 2 p, Sunday, Jan. 11.   “Wrestling Jerusalem” grapples with identity, social justice and history, exploring the competing narratives at the center of the Palestinian/Israeli conflict that has lasted generations. The San Francisco Chronicle calls it a “remarkable solo performance Cynthia Penn.

WALLTOWN CHILDREN'S THEATRE - The Durham Nutcracker Auditions.  Sat. Jan. 3th 9-11am. 1225 Berkeley Street, Durham NC 27705 919-286-4545.

 

OUTINGS/ART

ANIMATION & FINE ART GALLERIES - 201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919) 968-8008 Allison Driskill http://goldenbeltarts.com/news-events/events/.  -Gold and Silver Jewelry Show!  through  March 31, 10a - 6p Tuesday - Saturday.   -Original art work by Pop Artist Andy WARHOL!  thru Jan. 7, 10a- 6p, Tuesday - Saturday.    For more information visit www.walknowforautismspeaks.org/triangle or contact Lauren Kidder at lauren.kidder@autismspeaks.org.  -Original art work by Surrealist artist Salvador Dali!  through March 31.

ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS - Saturday, Jan. 3, 5 - 7p,  through Jan. 3.  214 Hunt Street between the Durham YMCA and Durham Central Park.

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

BINGO - Thursday, Jan. 8,  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 .  -Functional Pottery/Shino Glaze by Peter Dugan.  Reception and Third Friday Open Studios: Friday, Dec 19; 6-9p, exhibit thru Jan. 7.  Peter Dugan presents new functional pottery including work inspired by new firing and glazing techniques. In his latest pieces, Peter explores fluid forms and works with the magic and muted colors of shino glazing techniques

THE CARRACK - 111 W Parrish St, Durham, NC 27701 (704) 213-6666.

CARRBORO RECREATION AND PARKS - Art exhibits.   Open to the public during regular business hours. Special hours for 2nd Friday ARTWALK . 6-9 p.  100 North Greensboro Street The Town of Carrboro invites you to enjoy the artwork by Martha Thorn that is currently being displayed in Town Hall and the Century Center Gallery through the end of November. CONTACT PERSON:   Rah Trost:  RTRost@Townofcarrboro.org, PHONE: 918-7367.

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY - 1215 E Franklin St., (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques) 919-636-4557, chapelhillartgallery.com. -“A Gift for You and Yours.”  Dec. 4 – 28, gallery open noon – 6p.   Enjoy the work of the members of the gallery as we celebrate the season.  -Special Exhibit: Youth Artist Benefit.  Silent auction Jan. 8, noon – 7p and Jan. 2, noon – 8p and enjoy the music of the violin students at. Carrboro High. 1215 E Franklin St. (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques), www.chapelhillartgallery.com. Like us on Facebook. A fundraiser to benefit the art programs at Chapel Hill, East Chapel Hill and Carrboro High and to raise funds through a silent auction to build a teen café/cultural center.

CLAYMAKERS GALLERY - 705 Foster Street, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 530-8355    Gallery Hours 1-6pm Tues-Sat.  -“Ronan Peterson: New Ceramic Work.”  Exhibit thru Jan. 3.  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.

ENO GALLERY - 100 South Churton St. Hillsborough NC 27278 gallery 919-883-1415 $25 (City resident); $30 (Non-city resident).  Advance registration required. http://www.enogallery.net .  -'Deck the Halls'.  Exhibition dates: Dec. 17 through Jan. 25, 2015.  Two exhibitions, a curated group exhibition of all Eno Gallery Artists in the upper gallery. Eno Gallery features an exceptional selection of new work by gallery artists in the upper gallery by both regional and nationally recognized Painters and Sculptor.

ENO RIVER STATE PARK - Our programs require registration– Don’t forget to sign up!.  For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office - 919-383-1686.  www.enoriver.org.

GALLOWAY RIDGE - Goat Parade Gala and Live Auction.  Friday, Jan. 2, 5:30p – 8:30p. 3000 Galloway Ridge Rd., Pittsboro, NC 27312 Benefit the Robert and Pearl Seymour Senior Center in Chapel Hill and the Chatham County Council on Aging in Pittsboro. There will be live music, dancing, an open wine bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres and silent and live auctions of the aesthetically gorgeous go   Tickets are $40 for one; $70 for a couple.  

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS - Thursday, 10-8 Friday & Saturday, 12-4 Sunday.   919-732-7741 or visit www.visithillsboroughnc.com.The gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists www.HillsboroughGallery.com.  -“The Art of Giving.”  Reception, Friday, Jan. 2, 6-9p.  Art for the holiday season by HGA’s 22 member artists.

HUGH MANGUM MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHY - -“Tiny World.”  thru Jan. 3, .   The Museum is open Saturdays and Sundays from 1-5p.  5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham. Discover the beauty beneath your feet and the wonders in your own backyard through digital macrophotography of everyday plants an creatures in the wilds of central NC by local photographer Kathryn Walbert.  The show will be on display at the Hugh Mangum M Arianna Bara, Hillsborough Arts Council.

INTERNATIONALIST BOOKS AND COMMUNITY CENTER - Prison Books Collective.  every Sunday 1-3. 621 Hillsborough Road, Carrboro: (919) 929-3833meets to process requests and send books to prisoners. We need more hands!  http://www.internationalistbooks.org/about/location/.

PRESERVATION CHAPEL HILL - Horace Williams House, 610, East Rosemary Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Tel: 919-942-7818  www.chapelhillpreservation.com .  -Art Exhibition: "Ham Radio.”  Photography by Min Jin Kang.  Reception: Sunday, Jan. 11th from 2:00-4:00pm, Exhibit: Jan. 4th through Jan. 26.

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/.

SANON GROUP - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesdays, 7:30p. email sanonchapelhill@gmail.com for location.

SCRAP EXCHANGE - new and permanent location in the Shoppes at Lakewood, at 2050 Chapel Hill Rd, in Durham (919) 688-6960. -Signed, Sealed, Delivered II.  Friday, Jan. 2, through Jan. 10. Cameron Gallery The next exhibit in the Cameron Gallery at The Scrap Exchange features mail art sent to the Durham creative reuse arts center’s new home from around the world.  Mail art (also known as postal art and correspondence art).

SEYMOUR CENTER. - 2551 Homestead Rd, Chapel Hill, NC.  -Piecing Together a Story.  Reception Jan. 3, 5:30 -7p. Exhibit: through Dec. 4.  Quilts, Collage, and Assemblage, Susan Powell (Quilts), Molly Cassidy (Collage), Charron Andrews (Assemblage).

SPECTATOR - 12th ANNUAL MLK DAY/BLACK HISTORY MONTH PARADE.  Saturday, Feb. 1. Fayettville St. 919-680-0465Due To Parade Being Pre-Taped And Airing On Broadcast Television This Year We Have To Limit The Amount Of Cars/Trucks And Walking Units We Can Accept - So Please Enter Now  www.spectatormag.com $50 Entry Fee Until Dec. 15Th - $75 After.

THROUGH THIS LENS - 303 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 687-0250 www.throughthislens.com/ .  -Ten Year Anniversary.  new exhibitions on display through Jan. 3.  One of the few galleries devoted to photography in the Southeast, and somewhat of a downtown business pioneer, Through This Lens invites everyone to see  2014 including:. -“Intersections of Visions.”  Artists’ Reception: Thursday, Jan. 8th from 6:00-9:00, Exhibit: Jan. 5th – 20th. Gallery hours:   10:30am – 5:30pm, Tuesday – Friday Grouped loosely into three areas, this exhibition is a culmination of photographs featuring work by three graduates of the Art Institute of Raleigh Durham.

TRIANGLE RECORDER SOCIETY - (third Sunday of each month from Sept. through June).   -Monthly Meeting.  Sunday, Jan. 4, 2:30 p.m. to 5p. St. Giles Presbyterian Church, 5101 Oak Park Road, Raleigh. A group of recorder players of all skill levels from throughout the triangle. Novices are welcome. This session will be lead by Jennifer Streeter of Cary.  Bring your recorders and music stand and join us for affordable fun.

TYNDALL GALLERIES - University Mall, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 919-942-2290  http://www.tyndallgalleries.com/ .  -Holiday Show.  Nov. 20 - Jan. 7.  Featuring New Paintings By Lynn Boggess.

WASHINGTON DUKE INN - 3001 Cameron Blvd  Durham, NC 27705 (919) 548-1203  http://www.washingtondukeinn.com $69 per person, $59 Executive Club members (additional Executive Club member discounts do not apply) for the Shelton Vineyards and Marisco Vineyards dinner and $79 per person, $69 Executive Club members (additional Executive Club member discounts do not a.  -Holiday Weekend Brunch – Every weekend during the holidays.  Jan. 3 & 30; Jan. 3 & 7, 13 & 14, 20 & 21 and 27 & 28 from 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.   Take a break from holiday shopping and unwind with a fabulous weekend brunch on Saturday and Sunday. Brunch includes piano tunes in the dining room and brunch items such as House Made Corned Beef Hash and Eggs, Chesapeake Lump Crabcakes, Goat Lady Eggs Be. -Faithful Friends Holiday Afternoon Tea – Every Day During Holidays.  Friday, Jan. 2 through Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015 from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.   Afternoon Tea is served every day during the holidays in the Fairview Dining Room. Relish the intimacy and unhurried pace of this time-honored tradition. Classic Tea ($28 per person) offers a wide selection of teas.