Calendar of Events, March 28 - Thursday, April 3

Mar. 27, 2014 @ 11:42 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

CHURCH OF RECONCILIATION PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - 110 Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919) 929-2127. -Adult Education Will Present A Three-Part Series Titled "Kairos Palestine.".  Mar. 30, 9:30a.  Building on the geography of the Holy Land, and the sacred responsibility to love our neighbors as ourselves, Pastor Mark Davidson and Rev. Kay-Robert Volkwijn will lead this three-week study.

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 106 Purefoy Rd., Chapel Hill 942-2050 http://www.c3huu.org/ .  -Nerys Levy: The Face Of Our Earth: Polar Regions.  thru -Apr. 27, Mon-Thurs 11am-1p, Fri 10am-noon, call for Sun hours.  This haunting exhibit is a celebration of our earth through paintings, It is intended to put a face on the Polar Regions so that we can think about what is being lost as a result of our planet's climate change.

ENO RIVER UNITARIAN - 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham. 919-489-2575 web: www.eruuf.org, Sun 9 – 1, M – Th 10 – 4.  -River Rhythms! West African Drumming.  Weekly drumming groups meets on Sundays, 7 - 8:30p.  919-644-1335Beginners are welcome! Please contact to reserve a loaner drum. Kathy Hopwood,  kathyhopwood@embarqmail.com  or (919) 644-1335 Free.  -“The Alchemy of Union,”  through Apr. 9.  paintings by Mara Bisho.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH - 9112 Bethe Hickory Grove Church Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 919-929-4491. -Fitness Ministry.  Mar. 31, Apr. 3, 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 Webberwww.MeditationInChapelHill.org kosalaepc@gmail.com. 0 -General Meditation Class.  Wednesday, Apr. 2 (every Wednesday), 7-8:30p.  No previous experience necessary.  free/donation.  -Meditation 101.  Tuesday, Apr. 1, (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).

LEE'S CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - Passion Week Services. 3604 Lee's Chapel Road, Cedar Grove, NC 27231 (919) 732-9778.5 local pastors and their congregations, committed to serving outside the walls of the Church, are gearing up for Passion Week services April 13th - April 17th. The program is a collaborative effort of 7 churches: Allen's Chapel, Glen's Grove, Jones Grove, where the pastor is Rev. T.E. Taylor.

LEESVILLE ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH - Southern gospel singing.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 2014, at 7p. 6211 Leesville Road, Duham NC, 27703. A love offering will be taken. -Male Chorus Concert.  Sunday, Apr. 13, 4p.  featuring the Male Choruses from Allen's Chapel, Glen's Grove, Jones Grove, Lee's Chapel, Mt. Moriah, Orange Cross Road and Warren's Chapel. -Monday - Thursday services will begin at 7:00 P.M. nightly. Male Chorus Concert                 featuring the Male Choruses from Allen's Chapel, Glen's Grove, Jones Grove, Lee's Chapel, Mt. Moriah, Orange Cross Road and Warren's Chapel. Sunday, Apr. 13, 4p

Monday - Thursday services will begin at 7:00 P.M. nightly, conducted as follows:. -Rev. J.W. Brown & Warren's Chapel & Allen's Chapel Baptist Churches, Monday, Apr. 14 7p. -Rev. Brayboy & Orange Cross Road Baptist Church , Tuesday, Apr. 15 7p. -Rev. Norman Umstead & Mt. Moriah , Wednesday, Apr. 16 7p. -Rev. T.C. Nicholson, Jones Grove & Glen's Grove ,                Thursday, Apr. 17 7p.

MT. GILEAD BAPTIST CHURCH - 404 Dowd St., Durham, NC 919 688-6052. -Annual Women’s Conference.  Saturday, Mar. 29,  9a to 3p. Hilton Hotel, 810 Page Creek Lane, Durham, NC This year’s theme is “Who Can Find a Virtuous Woman?  Strength and Honor are her Clothing.”  The featured speaker is the amazing Rev. Sharon G. Austin of Cason United Methodist Church in Delray Beach, FL.

NEW LIFE CHRISTIAN CENTER - Men's Fellowship Breakfast.  Mar. 29th at 9 am. 7415 Fayetteville Rd, Durham. Phone: 919-405-2080. Deadline for signing up is March 18.  www.the prevailingword.org $12.00 per person.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540. office@unitedchurch.org. 0 -“The Death Of Jesus: The Last Week,” United Church Of Chapel Hill.  The 10am Adult Forum will watch a DVD of John Dominic Crossan on “The Resurrection of Jesus” and discuss it.  For more information, www.unitedchurch.org or 919-942-3540. -Lenten Study Led By Jenny Shultz:  Mudhouse Sabbath.  Lauren Winner's book Mudhouse Sabbath: An Invitation to a Life of Spiritual Discipline invites readers to reflect upon their journey of faith as she reveals insights from her journey.   For more information, www.unitedchurch.org or 919-942-3540. -Worship & Music Workshop With Rev. Dian Jackson And Minister Thomas Vanhook, Jr, Saturday, March 29.  There will be a Worship & Music Workshop at United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, on Saturday, March 29, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. This workshop will focus on Leadership Development, B. -Youth Vesper Worship Service.  Sunday, Mar. 30, (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, Mar. 30, (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, www.unitedchurch.org or 919-942-3540. -Adoración Y Alabanza En Español.  Domingo, Mar. 30., (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, www.unitedchurch.org o 919-942-3540. -Taizé Service.  7p.  An ecumenical worship service in the tradition of Taizé, an ecumenical community in Taizé, France, at United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.  It is a quiet, meditative service.  All are welcome.  -Monday Noon Book Group.  Monday, Mar. 31, (every Monday) 12noon.  Currently reading The Good Funeral: Death, Grief and the Community of Care.   Bring a bag lunch and join in the conversation. -Sermon Shaping.  Wednesday, Apr 2, (every Wednesday) 7a.  Join one of the pastors of United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, as a small group looks at the lectionary texts for next Sunday’s worship. We begin at 7 in the morning for approximately one hour in the library. Coffee and tea are  General, $10.00 for Students, Seniors, Military, http://artful.ly/store/events/1636.  -Chancel Choir.  (every) Wednesday,  7:30 pin the Music Room. -Bible Discovery Classes.  Wednesday, Apr.2, (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. -Daily Prayer.  Daily, Noonday Prayer is at 12p  in the Moore-Kennedy classroom, and Prayer Meeting is at 6p. in the Sanctuary. Prayer kneelers are placed around the altar for your use for private prayer whenever the church is open.

White Rock Baptist Church - Noon Day Prayer.  Wednesday, Apr.2, (every Wednesday), 12 noon to 1p. 3400 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707 919/688-8136.  Join us each week for Wednesday prayer services: Noonday Prayer is at 12:00 p.m. in the Moore-Kennedy classroom Gloria Fuller, gfuller4327@nc.rr.comhttp://whiterockbaptistchurch.org/content.cfm?id=133&category_id=5 Free.

NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUPS - Weekly Meeting.  Addiction is a family disease.  Nar-Anon is a 12-step support group for family and friends of addicts. There are no dues or fees.  Just come to a meeting. http://www.nar-anon.org.  -Weekly Meeting.  Monday, Mar. 31, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915. -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 7-8p (Every Thursday). Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham.  919-383-4236.

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Apr. 2, 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. 0 -Weekly Meeting.  Friday, Mar. 28, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham. -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 10-11:30a. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham. -Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham. -Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, Apr. 1, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham. -Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Apr. 2, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham. -Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham.

 

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.comhttp://www.dsicomedytheater.  -Starting Block.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 7p.  Come see our newest performers at DSI tackle the most iconic improv format, The Harold.  $6.  -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.  $6.

 

DANCE

SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 7:30-9:30p. Freedman Center, Beth-El Synagogue, 1004 Watts St, Durham 919-614-1867All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Pat Petersen, sunassembly@gmail.comhttp://www.sunassembly.org $7.

STARDUSTERS BALLROOM DANCE - Saturday, Mar. 29, 7-11p (every second Saturday). Lesson from 7:30 until 8:15p. Venue has changed: Please see our website for new venue and directions: No partner necessary.  Come out and enjoy the fun. trianglestardusters.org/‎ $12, $7 for members, students.

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

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.  -East Coast Swing.  Saturday, Mar. 29.  DJ: Dale Tharrington Teacher: Ken Smith.

 

FARMERS MARKETS

CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market - New Hours!  Saturday, Mar. 29, 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. http://www.carrborofarmersmarket.com. 0

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 8a-noon (every Saturday). 201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496 http://www.thechapelhillfarmersmarket.com.

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 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.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 8a-12 noon. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough  http://www.enoriverfarmersmarket.com.

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Tuesday, Apr. 1, 4-6p. At Fearrington Village off of 15/501 between Chapel Hill and Pittsboro. For more info, call Eddie Kallam, 919-923-6262.Fresh produce, bread, beef, pork, eggs and pizza using fresh ingredients from a local farm.  Sign up for new weekly newsletter, fearringtonfarmersmarket@gmail.com. http://www.fearrington.com/village/farmersmarket.asp .

HILLSBOROUGH FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 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, Mar. 29, 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.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 3:30 – 6:30p. Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill  http://www.southernvillage.com/farmers-market/ .

 

FILM.

DURHAM FRIENDS MEETING - A Place at the Table.  Sunday, Mar. 30, 7p. Durham Friends Meeting, 404 Alexander St. (next to Ronald McDonald House). FREE. This powerful documentary film shows three American families who maintain their dignity as they struggle to just eat.  Discussion to follow.  Information about local efforts to address hunger will be available.  Sponsored by Durham Friends Meeting.

RETRO CLASSICS FILM SERIES - Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St.,  festivals.carolinatheatre.org/retrofantasma .  -Monty Python and the Holy Grail & Roxanne.  Friday, Mar. 28, 7-11:30p.

 

KIDS/FAMILY

BETHESDA RURITAN CLUB - Pancake Supper for the Gang Resistance Education and Training (GREAT Program).  Mar. 28, 2014 from 4 to 7 p.m. 1714 S. Miami Blvd (beside Bojangles)   $5.00 per plate.

DURHAM FAMILY THEATRE - Trinity United Methodist Church, 215 N. Church St., downtown Durham, NC (919) 286-5717, Jenny Justicedurhamfamilytheatre.wordpress.com/DFT-classes/ Cost: $125, 10% discount for 2nd child in family enrolled.  -Spring Acting Classes 2014.  8-Week Classes begin on Mar. 11, 2014. DFT 8-week classes meet at Trinity United Methodist Church, 215 N. Church St., downtown Durham, NC Register Today: Credit or Debit accepted on the DFT Classes page at DurhamFamilyTheatre.WordPress.com. Checks and Registration Forms may be sent to DFT, PO Box 61894, Durham, NC 27715  $125, 10% discount for 2nd child in family enrolled. Scholarships are available; please ask for an application form.  -An Actor’s Silent Art.  Thursdays, thru May 1,  6:30p – 8p.  Ages: 12 – adults. Where in a scene will you discover the crucial pauses? Should you pause at all? Do you pause too often? Are your silences active and charged with purpose? An actor’s performance comes alive when silence is skillfully added to the rhythm. -Mystery Of Wild Horse Canyon.  Tuesdays, thru Apr. 29, 2014 OR Fridays, thru– May 2, Times: 4:15p – 5:45p.  Ages: 9 – 12. BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! The ditzy ghost-busting twins return with infrared cameras, pink nail polish & BFF’S; this time they are on the Lakota Rosebud Indian Reservation, hired to find the source of weird noises coming from Wild Horse Canyon. -Imagine Flying.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 2014 – May 3, Times: 10a – 11:15 am.  Ages: 5 – 8.  “Master Storyteller” (Boston Globe), Jenny Justice leads the young actors in creating stories with material from fun flying dreams, modern super heroes & traditional folktales. Adding our imaginations, we’ll create a story-theatre play to sh.

EMERSON WALDORF SCHOOL - 6211 New Jericho Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 919-967-1858. www.emersonwaldorf.org, -High School: Discover The Waldorf Difference.  Friday, Mar. 28,   8am-10am. Emerson Waldorf School, 6211 New Jericho Rd., Chapel Hill.  919-967-1858. Parents and students are invited to Discover the Waldorf Difference and experience how the unique Waldorf High School curriculum gives students the tools to address each subject through disciplined inquiry and multi-layered processes which balance the aca.

KidSCope - Tasting Local, The Third Annual KidSCope Gala.  Saturday, Apr. 5th, 6-8:30p. Extraordinary Ventures 200 South Elliott Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27514 919-644-6590 x 4810Fundraising event for KidSCope. Linda Foxworth lfoxworth@kidscope.chtop.orghttp://conta.cc/1krWeeO $39.00 per person; Teachers admitted FREE. 0

LEARNING OUTSIDE - Open House.  Saturday, Mar. 22, 10:30 - 12p. 2912B Jones Ferry Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 (919)932-0322Our Open House will include great activities for children such as feeding out goats, meeting our new baby chicks, bird watching with binoculars at our Bird Blind, nature face painting, exploring the Learning Garden, working with our Mud Kitchen, a hike in Wendy Banning, wendy@learningoutside.orgwww.learningoutside.org Free.

STRAIGHT TALK SUPPORT GROUP - Open House-celebrating one year anniversary.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 2014 11am-3pm. 3500 Westgate Dr, Suite 405, Durham, NC 27707 919-624-1078Offering awareness of an existing support group to families and friends with people in jail or prison. Linda, lgraham0926@aol.com free.

Woodcroft Women's Club - WWC Woodcroft Neighborhood Yard Sale-Fundraiser.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 8-11 AM. Woodcroft Swim & Tennis Club, 1203 Woodcroft Parkway, Durham, NC 919-401-4909Your chance to sell your old treasures AND shop for bargains. $20. to rent a double space to sell your merchandise. You keep 100% of your profits. It is also an opportunity for crafter's and new businesses to connect with the community. P. Fee yardsale@woodcroftwomensclub.orgwww.woodcroftwomensclub.org/YardSale.aspx .

 

LECTURES/FORUMS/LITERARY

BULL’S HEAD BOOKSHOP, UNC campus. Call 919-962-5066. - 100 Pettigrew Hall, Suite 100, Campus Box 3152 919-962-1509, ccjs@unc.edu jewishstudies.unc.edu .  -Bart Ehrman.  Tuesday, Apr. 1st, 3:30p.  How Jesus Became God: The Exaltation of a Jewish Preacher from Galilee. -Trisha Foxwell.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 3:30p.  A Visitor's Guide to the Literary South.

CARRBORO BRANCH LIBRARY - The Karen Youth Art Group.  Apr. 2nd through June 16, Reception to meet the artists: Saturday, May 17th at 10:30am.  This show, the second of four in the Library Gallery’s 2014 exhibition calendar showcasing young artists features The Karen Youth Art Group whose art work emanates from past and present experiences. Many of these young artists are in local high schools, s.

CAROLINA CENTER FOR JEWISH STUDIES - Hyde Hall Univ. Room . -Community Lecture: Allen Ginsberg and Kaddish / Bill Morgan.  Apr. 7.

DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL - Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 North Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27704, Private Dining Room C 919 403-4DRH. -Look Good Feel Better®.  Monday, Apr. 7, 5:30p.  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 instruction by beauty professionals. The seminar is held from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Foundation for Male Contraceptives - The Pill for Men: Contraceptive Research from Indonesia to Chapel Hill.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 7-8:30p. Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (ERUUF), 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham, 27707 919-308-7004Reports from local and visiting researchers on work to develop an oral contraceptive pill for men. Desserts, tea and coffee will be served. David Sokal, y.prize.foundation@gmail.comwww.malecontraceptives.org Suggested donation - $25; students $10.

NC WRITER’S NETWORK – DURHAM COUNTY -. -Durham Voices Creative Writing Group.  Tuesday, Apr. 1, (1st and 3 Tuesday, of every month), 6-8:30p . Hayti Heritage Center,  804 Old Fayetteville St. Durham, NC 27701 919-295-0176Adults of all experience levels welcome! -Third Fridays With The Hinge.  Friday, Mar. 28, Third Friday, of every month, 6- 9p.  Eric Martin will host a casual social hour as part of Durham’s Third Fridays. Sponsored by the Hinge Literary Center. 305 E. Chapel Hill St. – Ste. 215.

THE REGULATOR BOOKSHOP - 720 9th St  Durham, NC 27705 (919) 286-2700 http://www.regulatorbookshop.com/ .  -Natalie Goldberg.  Friday, Mar.  28, 7p.  Natalie Goldberg is the author of the bestselling Writing Down the Bones, as well as nine other books, including Wild Mind, Long Quiet Highway, and Old Friend from Far Away. In Living Color: Painting, Writing, and the Bones of Seeing, readers will find th For more information or to schedule an interview with Natalie, contact Traci Niese, Publicist, Abrams Books, at 717-424-8788 or tniese@abramsbooks.com.  -Edward Slingerland.  Wednesday, Apr. 2, 7p.  Why is it always hard to fall asleep the night before an important meeting? Or be charming and relaxed on a first date? What is it about a politician who seems wooden or a comedian whose jokes fall flat or an athlete who chokes? In all of these cases, str For more information or to schedule an interview with Dr. Slingerland, contact Dyana Messina, Publicity Manager, Crown Publishing Group, at 212-572-2098 or dmessina@randomhouse.com.  -Frances Mayes.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 7p.  Following on the heels of her beloved books of life in Italy—Under the Tuscan Sun, Bella Tuscany, Every Day in Tuscany, The Tuscan Sun Cookbook—Frances Mayes will be at the Regulator on Thursday, April 3 to discuss her most personal book to date, Under Ma For more information or to schedule an interview with Frances, contact Rachel Rokicki Associate Director of Publicity, Crown Publishing Group, at 212-782-8455 or. 0

RHINE RESEARCH CENTER - 2741 Campus Walk Avenue, Bldg 500 919-309-4600 Susan Freeman, Events Coordinator/Public Relations Directorhttp://www.rhine.org 20.  -Swami Beyondananda is coming to town!  Saturday, Mar. 29. 7-10pm. Millennium Hotel Durham NC 27514 Hilarious Enlightenment.

UNC BOARD - Spangler Center, 910 Raleigh Rd, Chapel Hill. 919-962-4592 Joni Worthington, Vice President for Communications, at 919-962-4629.

 

MUSIC

2ND WIND - 118 E. Main St. Downtown Carrboro. 919-967-7922 http://2ndwindofcarrboro.com/ All of our shows are free and start at 10pm unless otherwise posted.  -Bluegrass Night-  from 10-1am.  Wednesday, Apr. 2, 10p-1a. (every Wednesday). -2 fer- acoustic eclectic.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 7:30-9p (every Thursday). -Apr. 1, May 13 at 9p.

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 919-929-2787 http://www.artscenterlive.org .  -Scott Ainslie.  Friday, Mar.  28, 8p. -Foghorn String Band w/Piney Woods Boys.  Saturday, Mar.  29, 8p. -Sultans Of String Cd Release.  Apr. 4, 8p.  One of Canada’s Hottest Roots Music Acts Shake Things Up With Revved Up Riffs. -Drew Nelson.  Thursday, Apr. 10, 8p.

BETHESDA RURITAN CLUB - Music night, Bluegrass, Gospel. Musicians are welcome.  Monday, March 10, 6:30 to 9:00pm.

BEYU CAFFE - 335 W. Main Street, Durham 919-683-1058 http://beyucaffe.com/ .

BILLSBOROUGH MUSIC HALL - 106 S Churton St, Hillsborough, NC  www.billsboroughmusichall.com .

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.  Mar. 31, (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.  Apr. 1 (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, Mar. 28, 6-8p.

BOWBARR - 705 W Rosemary St. Carrboro. -PRANCE!  Sat, Mar. 29, 9pm, 21+.  Mike Dimpfl & Fifi Hi-Fi will be joining forces to celebrate his purple highness, PRINCE. This year marks the 30th anniversary of Purple Rain. In homage, they will be screening the movie and playing his hits, his hangers-on, his collaborations, his heart-.

CAROLINA THEATRE - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030. -Todd Rundgren.  Monday, Apr. 7, 8p.

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

DUKE DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC - Room 101, Mary Duke Biddle Music Building, Duke University, Durham. 919-684-4444 Photos for all events are online with the event listing at http://calendar.duke.edu.music.duke.edu Free.  -Duke Opera Workshop — Susan Dunn, director.  Saturday, Mar.  29, 8p, Sunday, Mar. 30, 3p. Baldwin Auditorium, Duke University The Party's Over: a program of finales and party scenes featuring current students collaborating with returning Opera Workshop alumni engaged in careers in music.  $10 general admission, students free; 919-684-4444.

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713  tickets.duke.edu $5.  -JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, Mar. 30, 7p.

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 .

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

LOCAL 506 - 506 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill.  http://www.local506.com.

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL - 723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham. 919-901-0875 http://www.motorcomusic.com.

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 .

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE - Greenwood Commons Shopping Center, 5410-Y N.C. 55, Durham. 361-2222, http://www.papamojosroadhouse.com. $8 Adv/$10 Dos.  -Brett Chambers and the Usual Suspects.  Apr. 2 (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.    $3.

PINECONE - The Shape Note Sing.  Sunday, Apr. 13 (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! Read more.

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.  Apr. 2, (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).

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

UNC DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC - -Scholarship Benefit Concert, UNC Opera presents Gianni Schicci and Michael Ching's Buoso's GhostFriday, Mar. 28, 8p, Hill Hall Auditorium   $10 general admission ($5 students, UNC faculty and staff)   -Scholarship Benefit Concert.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 8p. Hill Hall Auditorium, Buoso's Ghost  $10 general admission ($5 students, UNC faculty and staff)  -Guest Artist Recital.  Wednesday, Apr. 2, 5p. Hill Hall Auditorium,  Tian Tian (University of Central Missouri), piano.

 

ON STAGE

COMMON GROUND THEATRE - Common Ground Theatre, 4815-B Hillsborough Rd., Durham (919) 698-3870A performance and teaching space located in west Durham, offering performing arts and educational groups a flexible, well-equipped alternative space. Rachel Klemhttp://cgtheatre.com/events rachel@cgtheatre.com.  -Amadeus.  Apr. 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, 12 at 8p NEW: Apr. 6 at 2p.  bursts with decadence, intrigue, and Mozart's music. It is a tale of power, jealousy, and a war between man and God. Antonio Salieri, the most powerful composer of his time, is confronted with the crude and infantile genius of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, who www.amadeusdurham.com $15-General Admission.

NCCU THEATRE - Orange High School in Hillsborough.  orangecommunityplayers@gmail.com Advance tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for seniors and students and may be purchased at ocpnc.com.

NC Central University Theatre - The Bluest Eye.  Apr. 11, 12, 18, 19 at 8pm/Apr. 13, 20 at 2p. Farrison-Newton Communications Bldg. 1801 Fayetteville St., Durham, NC 919-530-6242Based on the novel by Toni Morrison, this 1940's story captures a young African American girl's desire for self worth and spiritual vitality. Asabi Howard, smhoward@nccu.edu smhoward@nccu.edu. 0

PLAYMAKERS REPERTORY COMPANY - Paul Green Theatre in UNC’s Department for Dramatic Art on Country Club Road on the UNC campus. -“Table Talk”.  Apr. 3, 7-9:30p at. City Kitchen,  201 S. Estes Dr. in conjunction with PlayMakers’ upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim’s ASSASSINS (onstage April 2-20). -“Assassins”.  Apr. 2-20, Performances: 7:30p nightly, except Mondays. 2p Sundays and Saturdays, Apr. 12 and 19. Previews: Apr. 2, 3, 4. Opening Night: Apr. 5.  music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by John Weidman, based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr.,directed by Mike Donahue  Tickets start at $15.

UNC - Carolina Against Slavery and Trafficking (CAST) - "For Sale".  Monday, Mar. 31,  6pm. The Sonja Haynes Stone Center,UNC-Chapel Hill presents a one-woman performance piece exploring sex trafficking in America.  Exploring the complex issue of sex trafficking in America.  Through a series of monologues the audience gains insight into this multi-faceted epidemic running rampant in this n.

 

OUTINGS/ART

ANIMATION & FINE ART GALLERIES -Original paintings by Ryan McKellar.  thru Apr. 30, from 10a - 6p Tuesday - Saturday.  Original artwork in all media by the world's finest artists. From canvases by Pissarro and Warhol to works by Dali and Miró, plus original cels and drawings from Disney and other animation studios.

ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS - 214 Hunt Street between the Durham YMCA and Durham Central Park.  http://artmarketatvegametals.com/ .

ARTISTS AT GOLDEN BELT - 807 East Main Street, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 967-7700 http://goldenbeltarts.com/news-events/events/ .

BINGO - Apr. 3, (every Thursday night) from 6:45p - 10p. American Legion Post 007, 406 E. Trinity Avenue, Durham, NC 27701 If you enjoy being with people and play BINGO. The American Legion Post 7 is the place to be.  The proceeds go back into the community helping the veterans at the VA hospital, boys oratorical, American Legion Junior Baseball and sending items (coffee, gum.

BOWBARR - 705 W Rosemary St. Carrboro. 

CEDAR CREEK GALLERY - 46th Annual Spring Pottery & Glass Festival.  Friday, Apr. 4, 2014 from 6pm-10pm (Opening Night). 1150 Fleming Road, Creedmoor, NC  27522 .

CRAVEN ALLEN GALLERY -. -Homecoming.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 5 - 7p,  through Apr. 19.  celebrating over 20 years. Ten artists who have worked at the gallery since 1992 are featured in this special reunion show.

CITY OF DURHAM -  Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253. –“E-Conservation” workshops.  Monday, Mar. 31; 6:30-8p. East Regional Library; 211 Lick Creek Lane Frustrated With High Utility Bills? The 90 minute event will demonstrate how renters and homeowners can reduce utility costs For further information contact: Deborah McGiffin at 919-560-0521 or deborah_mcgiffin@ncsu.edu or Ann Roy  at 919-323-3244 or ann@cleanenergydurham.org .  Thursday, Apr. 3; 6:30-8p. Southern Regional Library, 4504 S. Alston Avenue .

DUKE GARDENS -  919-668-6451 Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications,gardens.duke.edu .  -Zoom in Series: Magnolias.  Wednesday, Apr. 2, 5:30p - 7p. -Walk on the Wild Side.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 11a - 12noon. -Farm-to-Fork Garden Picnic Dinner.  Thursday, Apr. 3, 6p - 8p.

DUKE HOMECARE AND HOSPICE - 12th Annual Oh, What a Night! Gala.  Saturday, Mar. 29. Durham Convention Center. Individual tickets are$125 each or a table of ten for $1000. more information or to reserve a table, please call Lorraine Woodward, 919-479-0318.

ENO GALLERY - 100 South Churton St. Hillsborough NC 27278 gallery 919-883-1415 http://www.enogallery.net .  -Robert Johnson - "Real & Surreal".  From 7 to 8:30p Friday Mar. 28,  Mike Acosta Jazz Duo will be performing.  Realistic Botanical sketches  and Surreal Landscape Paintings.  Johnson is a visual storyteller whose interest in man's connection to the natural world are reflected in his evocative and often surreal work.

WEST POINT ON ENO - West Point on the Eno Park, 5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham. 919-471-1623, option 2Most of the workshops take place at West Point on the Eno Park, 5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham. Jessica Leff, Jessica.leff@durhamnc.gov .  -Butter Making for Kids.  Saturday, Mar. 29 from 10-11a at Leigh Farm Park, 370 Leigh Farm Road, Durham. We will briefly go over the history of butter making while making some of our very own butter.  This class is for children ages 5 – 12.  Parents must stay with their children. COST: $1 (City resident); $6 (Non-city resident). Advance registration required.

ENO RIVER STATE PARK -  For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office - 919-383-1686. 919-620-9099 x 207http://www.enoriver.org .  -Pollinators.  Fri, Mar 28, 4p.  Come And Find Out Why Pollinators Are So Important And How They Help Put Dinner On The Table! -Birdwatching.  Sat, Mar 29, 9a. (Limit 15) Join Our Expert Birder To Find Out What Birds Are Migrating Through Our Park.  Must Be At Least 12 Years Of Age To Participate. -Salamander Search.  Sat, Mar 29, 10a.  Join Us At Our Vernal Pond And Help Find The Spotted Salamander.  Kids Welcomed. -Wildflower Hike.  Sat, Mar 29, 3p.  Join Us For A Hike To Spot Some Of The Early Spring Wildflowers. -Composting Workshop.  Sunday, Mar 30, 3p. (Limit 15) Interested In Composting?  Come And Learn The In’S And Out’S Of The Practice And What Materials You Need.

FRANK GALLERIES - #109 E Franklin St  Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919)730.6130.

HILLSBOROUGH ARTS COUNCIL - Last Fridays Art Walk 6:00 – 9:00 pm. 102 N Churton Street in Hillsborough,  Gail Cooley, Gail@hillsboroughartscouncil.orghttp://www.lastfridaysartwalk.org.  -Council Meeting.  Tuesday, Apr. 1, 6:30p.  Last Friday’s 2014 will be featured at the April 1st Hillsborough Arts Council General Meeting. Everyone is invited to attend and learn more about Last Fridays and other Arts Council programs.  The Board of Directors meets immediately after the General Me.

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS - Hours: 11-6 Mon–Th, 11-8 Fri & Sat, 1-4 Sun.  919-732-7741 or visit www.visithillsboroughnc.com.The gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, handcrafted furniture, pottery, mosaics & fiber art. www.HillsboroughGallery.com .

thru 4/20 -Flights of Fancy. Hours: 10-6 Monday – Thursday, 10-8 Friday & Saturday, 12-4 Sunday. 121 N. Churton St. Hillsborough, NC. 919-732-5001. Kiln-formed glass by Susan Hope, paintings by Eduardo Lapetina, photography by Eric Saunders. The show runs through April 20th. Founded in 2006, the gallery is owned by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned.

HORACE WILLIAMS HOUSE - 610 E Rosemary St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Phone:(919) 942-7818 http://www.preservationchapelhill.org/ .

LIBERATED GARDENER - 1412 N. Mangum Street Durham, NC 27701 . -World's Best Tomato Cages for Sale.  Please tell me how many you want by Mar. 31st. Frank Hyman fincaminor@mindspring.com .  Pick them up the weekend of April 5-6.  The following weekend is about the earliest you could safely plant tomatoes here.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jhw0LV88rcI .

NR ROAD RACING - The Chocolate 5K.  Sunday Mar. 30th at 8 AM. UNC.at Chapel Hill, The race will be on  NR Road Racing is proud to select local charities to benefit from our family friendly 5ks. For the Chapel Hill race, we are working with the Cornucopia Cancer Support Center.

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

PLEIADES GALLERY - 109 E Chapel Hill St  Durham, NC 27701 (919) 797-2706 Kim Wheaton kim@pleiadesartdurham.com.  -DWELL.  thru Mar. 30 at Pleiades Fine Art Gallery in Durham, N.C.,.  a provocative new show featuring Jim Adams and Sandra Elliott, will explore and challenge stock assumptions and perceptions about the relationship between art, architecture and interior design.

SCRAP EXCHANGE - 923 Franklin St., Durham, NC  27701 919-688-6960 scrapexchange.org .

THRU THIS LENS - 303 East Chapel Hill Street, Durham, NC 27701 Roylee Duvall, 919.687.0250 throughthislens@gmail.comhttp://www.throughthislens.com .  -40 Years a Photographist: Experiments in Color and Form.  Opening Reception: Friday, Mar. 28, 6-9p.  Photographs by Bernard Herman. Select works featuring a unique photographic process Mr. Herman invented, making his own color prints from black and white negatives.

TYNDALL GALLERIES - University Mall, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 919-942-2290 http://www.tyndallgalleries.com/ .  -Jane Filer.  Opening Reception, Saturday, Mar. 29, 7 – 9p with Andy Coats on Blues Guitar.  Exhibit: Mar. 13 – Apr. 5.  The Blue Earth, new paintings.

UNC LIBRARIES -  919-493-6699 Liza Terll, Friends of the Library Free and open to the public.  -Haunted.  Saturday, Mar. 29, 7 – 8:30p. Gerrard Hall The event will feature UNC’s Modernextension Dance Company and images of dancer Milča Mayerová from the 1926 book Abeceda, by Vítězslav Nezval. A rare book of modernist poetry is the partial inspiration for an evening of choreography, improvisation, music Information: Matthew Karkutt, (919) 962-3765Web: http://blogs.lib.unc.edu/news/index.php/2014/03/dance-performance-will-celebrate-rare-poetry-volume-march-29/ .  -“Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: African Americans in North Carolina”.  Sunday, Mar. 30, 1 – 4:30p. Wilson Library, Room 504 (main floor) During UNC’s second Wikipedia Edit-a-thon, participants will update, improve, and create new Wikipedia articles about African American history and institutions in North Carolina. Information: Emily Jack, North Carolina Collection Gallery, (919) 962-4331.

WOMANCRAFT GIFTS - New Location!. 370 E.Main St, Suite 170, Carrboro, NC 27510 919-939-3300 www.womancraftgifts.com. "Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters,"  Second Friday ArtWalk at WomanCraft, Reception Friday, Apr. 11, 6-9pm, Exhibit Apr. 10-24.

WOOF GANG BAKERY & GROOMING - 103 Meadowmont Village Circle, Chapel Hill, NC 27517; phone 919-869-7265.