Calendar of Events, Friday, Sept 6 - Thursday, Sept 12

Sep. 07, 2013 @ 01:07 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.

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COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH -The Male Chorus. September 8, 3p. 56th Anniversary Celebration: a "spiritually uplifting occasion." 4821 Barbee Road, Durham,NC (919) 544-1319. Rev. Percy R. Chase is pastor.

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 106 Purefoy Rd., Chapel Hill 942-2050 -Brushes with Life: Art, Artists and Mental Illness. thru Ocober 25, Mon-Fri 9 to 2, Sundays call for times 919-942-2050. Group Show by artists in treatment at UNC Mental Health Clinics and members of Club Nova in Carrboro.

GREENFIELD MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - 2697 Hwy. 56 East Rev. Hayward L. Dock, Jr -Annual Revival. September 4-6,, 7pm. The guest ministers will be Rev. Jamil Crosson of New Liberty Baptist Church Louisburg, NC (Wed.), Rev. Braxton Bowser of Agape Christian Center Knightdale, NC (Thurs.) and Rev. Dr. Raphael Holloman of New Beginnings Church Louisburg, NC (Fri.) Please com

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH - 9112 Bethe Hickory Grove Church Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 919-929-4491 -Fitness Ministry. Sept 9, Sept. 12, twice weekly, Monday, & Thursday, evenings. Fitness classes , low & high impact aerobics routines. Calorie burning , exhilarating, & fun.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Richard Edens, Co-Senior Pastor,919-942-3540 -Witness Wednesdays -Bible Study With The Rev. William Barber And Greenleaf Christian Church. Wednesday, September 11, Meal At 5:45 and various program tracks begin at 6:30, concluding by 7:30. -Grandparents Day. Sunday, September 8, 10a.

WHITE ROCK BAPTIST CHURCH - 3400 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707. 919-688-8136 -Women's Prayer Summit. Saturday, September 7. Sponsor: Titus Women and the WRBC Enrichment Center. Transportation will be provided - the bus will leave the church parking lot at 8:30am and return at 12:30.

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, Sept 9, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915 -Weekly Meeting. Thursday, Sept 12, 7-8p (Every Thursday). Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham. 919-383-4236

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS -Weekly Meeting. Wednesday, Sept 11, 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, Sept 7, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham -Weekly Meeting. Saturday, Sept 7, 10-11:30a. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham -Weekly Meeting. Saturday, Sept 7, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham -Weekly Meeting. Tuesday, Sept 10, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham -Weekly Meeting. Wednesday, Sept 11, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham -Weekly Meeting. Thursday, Sept 12,12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham



ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787

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


DSI COMEDY THEATER -Offering performances, classes and workshops. 200 N Greensboro St, Carrboro Offering performances, classes and workshops Call 338-8150 http://www.dsicomedytheater



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, Sept 12, 7:30 - 9:30p, (every Thursday). Bethany United Methodist Church, 2809 Guess Rd, Durham 919-563-3936

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

SALSA SOCIAL - Saturday, Sept 7, 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.Description: Description: Anchor

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

TRIANGLE SWING DANCE SOCIETY - Atomic Rhythm All Stars, Saturday, September 7th, 7 - 11p. Beginner Lesson at 7pm by Daniel and Jan is included with admission, please arrive by 6:45 so you don't miss the lesson.   Murphey School, Shared Visions Center, 3717 Murphy School Rd Durham, NC 27705. Members/Students $8, Non-members $12,


WEST COAST SWING CLASSES - Tuesday, Sept 10, 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. Saturday, Sept 7, 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 Melon Tasting, live music by David Hughes, sampling watermelon & cantaloupe varieties Aphrodite, Jenny, Lamar, Crimson Sweet, and Tasty Bites, among others. Kidzu Children's Museum activities will include instrument-making as well as a seed-spitting conte

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Sept 7, 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

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Sept 7, 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, Sept 7, 8a-12 noon. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Tuesday, Sept 10, 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, Sept 7, 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 Description: Description: Anchor

SOUTH DURHAM FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Sept 7, 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, Sept 12,3:30 – 6:30p. Market Street, off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill



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ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 [Call/check web for times] -An Experiment in Film Music. Sunday, September 8, beginning at 4pm. This special event will explore the ways in which the score of a short film influences the effect it has on the audience. Eight distinctive versions of a single six-minute film, created especially for the event by award-winning local filmmaker Ajit Anthon $5



Duke Children's Hospital -Dance Dash. Saturday, Sept 7, 9- 11a. Dance Dash combines dancing and running/walking throughout a 5k, all to help raise funds for your Children's Miracle Network Hospital. Each kilometer, learn a new dance move or routine, then join a flash mob at the end! Net App, Research Triangle Park, 7301 Kit Creek Rd. 919-385-3140 Keri Christianson $35

DURHAM FAMILY THEATRE -Fall Acting Classes. PO Box 61894, Durham, NC 27715 Trinity United Methodist Church, 215 N. Church Street, Downtown Durham, NC (919) 286-5717 Jenny Justice, -Clowning Around, from the Outside-In. Thursdays, Sept. 12 – Oct. 31, 6:30 - 8p. 12 – adults. Actors will use “outside-in” character development techniques from the Russian director/teacher Meyerhold. The class will end with a performance of a short play or a series of scenes. –“Ello Mates!” Is Fun to Say. Fridays, Sept. 13 – Nov. 1, 4:15 - 5:45p. Ages 9 – 12. It’s fun to play with being Irish, French or even Australian – and that’s what we’ll do in this great class while we rehearse and perform a play that is set in Australia. -Techno Wizards and the Magic Fish. Saturday, Sept. 14 – Nov. 2, 10 - 11:15a. Techno Wizards will start with the fairy tale of the “Fisherman and the Fish.” We will create technical designs for the story.Description: Anchor


WALLTOWN CHILDRENS THEATRE - 919-286-4545 Cynthia Penn, -Auditions: Indigo Blue, a re-imagining of the Pied Piper. Friday, Sept 6, 6:30p, Saturday, Sept 7, 2p, Monday, Sept 9 @ 6:30p. Present a 1-2 minute monologue & 32 bars of a song. Dancers should prepare a short routine (no longer than 2 minutes). Rehearsals begin early September with production dates in Mid-December. Stipend available for adult principle roles.




LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS - 919-968-0833 Dr. Brenda Rogers, -Elections 2013. Tuesday, September 10, 7pm to 8:45p. Forum for Candidates for Mayor and City Council in Durham Auditorium of the Durham County Library at 300 N. Roxboro Street in downtown Durham.

DUKE MEDICINE - Health Engagement Day, Wednesday, September 11, 3:00-5:30 p.m. Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans Center, 8 Searle Center Drive, Durham, 27706 Kate Holeman by email at

DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL - Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 North Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27704, Private Dining Room C 919 403-4DRH -Stroke Support Group. Monday, Sept 9, 1 p.m.(every second Monday). Durham Regional Hospital hosts a stroke support group the second Monday of each month. The primary purpose of the support group is to educate the stroke survivor, care giver and people in the local community about stroke prevention and stroke disabilities Private Dining Room C at Duke Regional Hospital. -Look Good Feel Better®. September 9, 5:30-7p. 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 North Conference Room at Duke Regional Hospital. To register, call (919) 470-7168.

FLYLEAF BOOKS - 752 MLK Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill 919-942-7936.  -Louise Penny, How The Light Gets In Sunday, Sept. 8, 12noon, a Chief Inspector Gamache Novel, -Sarah J Maas, Crown of Midnight , Throne of Glass follow-up young adult fantasy.  Sept. 8, 3pm. -Pat Schneider, How the Light Gets in: Writing as a Spiritual Practice, Tueday, Sept. 10, 7p. -Brandt Ayers, In Love with Defeat: The Making of a Southern Liberal Wednesday, Sept 11, 7p.

LUPUS FOUNDATION -Support Group. Wednesday, Sept. 11, 6-7:30 (every Wednesday). 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

MCINTYRE’S BOOKS - Fearrington Village, Pittsboro 919- 542-3030.

RHINE RESEARCH CENTER - 3475 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 919-309-4600 Susan Freeman, Events Coordinator/Public Relations DirectorDescription: Anchor


THE REGULATOR BOOKSHOP - 720 9th St Durham, NC 27705 (919) 286-2700 -Christopher Phillips. Friday, September 6, 7pm. Gathering more than 30 different interviews spanning from 1973 to 2013, editor Christopher Phillips' Talk About a Dream: The Essential Interviews of Bruce Springsteen captures his remarkable personality-one that takes interviews as seriously as making music.  -Lyle Estill. Tuesday, September 10, 7pm. Unflinchingly honest and compulsively readable, Small Stories, Big ChangesAgents of Change on the Frontlines of Sustainability provides an intimate look at the personal experience of being a pioneer in the sustainability movement -Jennifer Dawn Farley. Thursday, September 12, 7pm. The author, the manager of the Duke Homestead State Historic Site, will be in the store to talk about her new book, Duke Homestead and the American Tobacco Company. Tobacco



ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787

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 ( Jazz/Funk/Fusion). Sept 12, (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

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. Sept 9, (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. Sept 10, (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, Sept 6, 6-8p. We’ve been playing music together in Durham for a long time — over 30 years!

CASBAH - 1007 W Main St Durham, NC 27701 (919) 687-6969

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 DEPOT - The Depot at Hillsborough Station, 246 S. Nash Street, Hillsborough 919.643.3768

DPAC - Durham Performing Arts Center 123 Vivian St.919-680-2787 -Blue Man Group. Fri-Sun., Sep 6 - 8 , 8p.

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713 -New! JAZZ JAM every Sunday. Sunday, Sept 8, 7p. $5

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

FULLSTEAM BREWERY - 726 Rigsbee Ave., Durham. (919) 682-2337 -Swift Creek Band. Sunday, Sept 8, 5-7p.

KRAKEN BAR - 2823 N Carolina 54 Chapel Hill, NC 27516 (919) 943-0398

LOCAL 506 - Doors: 8:30 p / Show: 9p, unless noted. 506 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. -Chelsea Wolfe. Tuesday, Sept 10. $10.00 - $12.00 -Elikeh. Wednesday, September 11.Door: 8:30 Show: 9p. the DC based Afropop band.

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL - 723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham. 919-901-0875

NC MUSEUM OF ART - 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27609 919-664-6795 Email: $5 Museum members, students, $7 All others -Pink Martini. Friday, Sept 6 8p. This wonderfully eclectic ensemble based in Portland, Oregon, has traveled the globe.

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

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE - Greenwood Commons Shopping Center, 5410-Y N.C. 55, Durham. 361-2222, -Peak City Blues Project. Friday, Sept 6, 9p. Unique interpretations of classic blues, rhythm & blues and early rock'n'roll mixed in with their own material. $8 -Pete Anderson, Saturday, Sept. 7, 9p. Grammy Award Winning Country Blues $10 -TBS Jam Hosted By Justin Abood & Blue Sky Crying. Sunday, Sept 8. Sponsored by the Triangle Blues Society the monthly jam is a great opportunity for any musician to show their stuff. Guitar amp, bass amp, harmonica amp, keyboard, drums and PA provided. Just bring yourself, a guest and your musical instrument. NO COVER -Brett Chambers and the Usual Suspects. Sept 12 (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night. $8 Cover

PINECONE -The Shape Note Sing. Sunday, Sept 8 (every 2 Sunday), 2-4 p.m.These sessions are free and open to the public to join in or to sit back and observe! Read more First Presbyterian Church in Durham, 311 E Main St.

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

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

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

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK -The Leroy Savage Group. Sept 1, (every Wednesday), 6-8:30p .Legendary tenor singer and former member of The Bluegrass Experience 2510 University Drive, Durham 919.402.4227 No cover.Description: Anchor

STEEL STRING BREWERY - 106 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro

THE STATION - 201-C E. Main St., Carrboro. 919-967-1967


THE TAVERN - 1900 W. Markham Ave., Durham. 919-286-7665




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, (919) 698-3870, e-mail

LITTLE GREEN PIG - 209 East Duke Building Tickets: or 919.452.9204 -OUR TOWN by Thornton Wilder. September 4-21. America’s classic story of small town life, love and death told anew with an all-Black cast. Trotter Hall, 410 West Geer St., Durham $15 General Admission, $10 Seniors/Military, $5 Student Rush

PLAYMAKERS REPERTORY COMPANY - -“Surviving Twin”. Sept. 4-8., 7pm nightly and 2 p.m. Sept. 8 in the Ticket prices start at and may be purchased at or by calling (919) 962-PLAY (7529).World premiere of written and performed by Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Loudon Wainwright III, Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre in the Center for Dramatic Art on Country Club Road. $15Description: Anchor

WALLTOWN CHILDRENS THEATRE - 919-286-4545 Cynthia Penn,


NCCU THEATRE -Dreamgirls. Friday-Saturday, Sept 6 &7, 8pm, and Sunday, Sept 8, 3pm. The Hit Broadway Musical Dreamgirls by NCCU University Theater, Durham, NC 919-408-1174 Irving Truitt Students-$10.00 Seniors $10.00 Adults $20.00




ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS - Saturday, Sept 7. 9a - 1p. 214 Hunt Street between the Durham YMCA and Durham Central Park.

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

BINGO - Sept 12, (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. 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, American Legion Post 007, 406 E. Trinity Avenue, Durham, NC 27701

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

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY - 1215 E. Franklin St. (between Caffe’Driade and Whitehall Antiques), 919-636-4557, -“Around Myths and Legends” Paintings by artist Eduardo Lapetina. Artist Reception Sept. 13, 6 – 9PM. Display: thru Sept. 30, Thurs – Sun, noon – 6p. Eduardo’s paintings are a collaboration of mind and spirit and hold the promise of dreams, visions, fears, intangibles and will, requiring contemplation, study, feeling and flights of fancy. -“In Focus.”Opening Reception Sept. 21st, 6 – 8PM. Display: thru Sept. 30, Thurs – Sun, noon – 6p. A selection of The Art Institute of Raleigh Durham graduates photography portfolios consisting of abstract still life, conceptual/on-location portraits, military homecomings, and interactive 3D imagery.

DURHAM SYMPHONY - Trinity Park, 410 Watts St, Durham, NC, USA 27701 -"Evening in Italy". Thursday, Sept 12, 6p. Fundraiser: RSVP by Sept 9 The Cookery, 1101 East Chapel Hill St, Downtown Durham $50

DUKE GARDENS - Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St. (919) 668-1707. Orla Swift -Nature for Sprouts. Friday, Sept 06, 10a. -Nature Ranger Cart. Friday, Sept 06, 11a. -Discovery Day. Saturday, Sept 07, 10a. -Nature Storytime. Saturday, Sept 07, 10a. -Charlotte Brody Discovery Garden Family Workshops. Saturday, Sept 07, 1p. -Sustainable Roses in the Garden. Sunday, Sept 08, 2p. -Natural History Discussion Group. Monday, Sept 09, 6p. -Plants of Distinction: Gorgeous Grasses. Tuesday, Sept 10, 2p.

DURHAM ARTS COUNCIL - 9a-9p on Monday, through Saturday, and 1-6p on Sundays. 120 Morris Street in downtown Durham Lindsay Gordon, artist services manager, -William Beatty: ROADSCAPES & BLUESCAPES in the Allenton Gallery. thru Sept 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. 919-560-2719 Lindsay Gordon -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

DURHAM CENTRAL PARK -Tea in the Grace Garden. Sunday, Sept. 8, 2-4p. Julia Borbely-Brown hosts an afternoon tea in the Durham Central Park garden created and maintained as a memorial to Grace Richardson. Durham Central Park Grace Garden • 501 Foster Street, Durham $25.00

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 Sept 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 -

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS - Hours: 11-6 Mon–Th, 11-8 Fri & Sat, 1-4 Sun. Thru September 22.The gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, handcrafted furniture, pottery, mosaics & fiber art. 121 N. Churton St., Hillsborough, NC 27278 919-732-5001 www.HillsboroughGallery.

HORACE WILLIAMS HOUSE - 610 East Rosemary St., Chapel Hill, NC 27514 (919) 942-7818 Preservation Chapel Hill - -Art Exhibition-. Reception: Sunday, September 8, from 2-4p, Exhibit: thru Sept 22. Bonnie Melton, paintings and Evelyn Ward, ceramics.

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 Monica Heiser at -General Meditation Class. Wednesday, Sept 11 (every Wednesday), 7-8p. 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, Sept 10, (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 regardless of wh $20 ($12 for students and seniors)

LADIES’ ARM WRESTLING -Charity Fundraiser Supports Durham Habitat for Humanity. Saturday, September 7, 7:30p.LUEWWD IX: 2013 Women Build Will Receive Funds to Build a Home Casbah at 1007 W Main Street in Durham 919.741.9466 LisaCaitlin Hess, General admission:$5,VIP tickets:$25.

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: contact:

ORANGE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM - 501 W. Franklin Street in Chapel Hill

OUTSIDERS ART & COLLECTIBLES - Durham’s only gallery focusing on the genre of Southern Outsider Art. 718-C Iredell Street, Durham, NC 27705‎ Pamela Gutlon 919-451-3231 or -From The Porch: The Paintings of Jake McCord. Opening Reception, thru Sept 20, 2013. Live Music by Matt Phillips & Food Trucks.

PLEIADES GALLERY - 109 E Chapel Hill St Durham, NC 27701 (919) 797-2706 -Artists Speak Truth To Power.  thru September 15. Support creative conversations! Join us at Pleiades Gallery for two salon events to hear artists discuss their work in the exhibit “Truth to Power."

SCRAP EXCHANGE - 923 Franklin St., Durham, NC 27701 919-688-6960 -Signed, Sealed, Delivered. thru Sept 14.The next exhibit in the Green Gallery at The Scrap Exchange features mail art sent to the Durham creative reuse arts center from around the world.

SPECTRE Arts -Exhibit by Charles Chace. thru October 4, 2013. Closing reception will occur September 20, 6-9p.

TRIANGLE STAMP CLUB -Monthly meeting - Church of the Holy Family, 200 Hayes Road, Chapel Hill, NC Nan Burby at - Monday, Sept. 9, 7:30p. An affiliate of the American Philatelic Society. Member Howard Dubose will make a presentation on Munich and its city symbols as seen and used on postcards. He will bring along his Muenchen reklamamarken collection for members to look at. Church of the Holy Family, 200 Hayes Road , Chapel Hill, NC.

UNC GLOBAL -The Awakening: Parallel Worlds. Opening Reception: Thursday, Sept 12, 5p Exhibit runs from Sept 2 – Dec 6, 2013 weekdays from 8a to 9p and Saturdays from 8a to 4p. “The Awakening: Parallel Worlds” highlights the mixed media composite work of American Indian artist Alyssa Hinton. FedEx Global Education Center 301 Pittsboro Street Chapel Hill, NC 27516 919-962-0318 Laura Griest Free

WASHINGTON DUKE INN - 3001 Cameron Blvd Durham, NC 27705 919-493-6699 $45/pp -All-American Beer Dinner. Wednesday, September 11, Reception: 6:45, Dinner 7p. $49++ per person, $39++ Executive Club members