Calendar of Events, August 23 - August 29

Aug. 23, 2013 @ 02:56 PM

CHURCH/SPIRITUALITY/12-STEP

CAIN'S CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH - 2001 St. Mary's Baptist Church, Hillsborough, NC (919) 471-4564  http://cainschapelmbc.org -Annual Prayer Breakfast. Saturday, Aug 24, 8a. -Prayer & Praise Service. Friday, Aug 23, 7p. -Gospel Choir Anniversary. Sunday, Aug 25, 4p.

ENO RIVER UNITARIAN - 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham.   -Grandfather Mountain Landscapes: Visual Diary of Fifteen Years by Susan Rosefielde. Thru Aug 25.

FARRINGTON ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH - 5936 Farrington Rd, Chapel Hill.   -Vacation Bible School weekend.  Colossal Coaster World fun and activities for children ages 3 thru 5th grade.  Register at farobap.com, click on VBS Registration, or call church office at 919-489-5889 for information. Aug. 23-25.  Friday, Aug. 23 from 6-8p , Saturday, Aug 24, 10a - 2p with lunch, concluding Sunday, Aug 25, 9a - 2p with potluck lunch. -Fitness Ministry. Aug 26, Aug. 15, twice weekly, Monday, & Thursday, evenings. Fitness classes , low & high impact aerobics routines. Calorie burning , exhilarating, & fun.    

MOUNT CALVARY UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST - 1715 Athens Ave., Durham, NC (919) 688-5066  Angela M. Smoke   -Homecoming Day Celebration. Sunday, Aug 2 at 11p. Pastor, Rev. J.C. Cheek will be the speaker for the morning.  Dinner will be served immediately following the morning worship. -Homecoming Afternoon Worship. Sunday, Aug 25 at 4p. Rev. Dr. Michael D. Page, Pastor of Antioch Baptist Church in Durham, NC will be the speaker for the afternoon. -Revive Us Again:  Monday, August 26Th Through Wednesday, August 28Th At 7:30 Pm Nightly For A Soul Reviving Evening.  Rev. Allen Terrell, Pastor Of Wayman Chapel African Methodist. Monday, Aug 26 through Wednesday, Aug 28, 7p nightly.

ST. PAUL AME -Community Bowling League. Sunday, Aug. 25, interest meeting, 4-5p.  We will bowl our first night of league bowling afterwards. 5p, every Sunday for 16 weeks. and we have members from Durham, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Henderson, and Burlington in our league.  We meet every.  Come and be a part of this warm fellowship. Never bowled? This is a time to try it out and see whether you like it.  We have many members who Durham AMF Bowling Lanes, 4508 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd.   Carlotta Armstrong-Young at cbarmstrong1@aol.com  (919) 929-9948 or Tommy Young, our League Advisor at (919) 929-9948, teddybear7105@aol.com.  $12.00 weekly.

WHITE ROCK BAPTIST CHURCH - 3400 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707. 919-688-8136  -Car Wash. Aug 24, 9a-12p. The Youth/Teen Ministry is sponsoring a car wash on the church rear parking lot.  Please plan to bring your vehicle(s) to be washed by our youth. You will not be disappointed! You set the price! -Annual Summer Revival. Monday, Aug 26, through Wednesday, Aug 28.  Nightly at 7Pm. Dr. Charles Booth, pastor of Mt. Olivet Baptist Church in Columbus, OH will once again come to White Rock to revive us. Join us, and invite family and friends to come out and share in the experience.  To God be the Glory! -Rainbow Tea. Aug 24. Save the Date!!! for this year’s   This year’s theme is “Women of Charm and Grace”.  The rainbow was used by God to remind humankind of His promise to never again cover the earth with a flood.  I have set my rainbow in the clouds, and it will be the sign -Durham Urban Ministry Shelter Meal. Monday, Aug 26. Volunteers are welcome to serve the meal. Provided by WRBC on the 4th Monday of each month. 412 Liberty Street in Durham    

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, Aug 26, 8 - 9p (Every Monday).  Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915  -Weekly Meeting. Thursday, Aug 29, 7-8p (Every Thursday).  Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham.  919-383-4236    

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS -Weekly Meeting. Wednesday, Aug 28, 7p - 8:30p. Can't get your money right?  Ruining your life?  We can help! Trinity Ave. Presbyterian Church, 927 W. Trinity Avenue. Durham, N.C. 27701. corner of Trinity & Gregson. Look for the green "DA" signs and follow the directions. We meet in the Bridal Room, past the Choir Room.  http://dacarolinas.org/ (919) 683-3013 (Robin) or (919) 274-7463 (Tom) 

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS -Weekly 12-step meetings. For anyone with any food/eating issue. No dues, fees, or religious affiliations.  919-406-9300 http://www.triangleoa.org Scott Phillips.  Overeaters, anorexics, bulimics welcome. -Weekly Meeting. Friday, Aug 23, 12-1:30p.  Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham   -Weekly Meeting. Saturday, Aug 24, 10-11:30a.  Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham   -Weekly Meeting. Saturday, Aug 24, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers.  Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham   -Weekly Meeting. Tuesday, Aug 27, 12-1:30p.  First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham   -Weekly Meeting. Wednesday, Aug 28, 12-1:30p.  Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham   -Weekly Meeting. Thursday, Aug 29, 12-1:30p.  First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham

    

COMEDY

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 http://www.artscenterlive.org -Artists' Salon: "Teaching Artist Toolbox: Connecting Your Art & the Schools". Friday, Aug 23, 6-9p. Salons areFree., for artists of all kinds - performing, visual, literary, whatever! Come to meet, network and build a better arts environment for all artists. Light refreshments will be served. Our guest presenter will be Chapel Hill teaching artist and a West End Theatre at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro.    

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

DSI COMEDY THEATER -Offering performances, classes and workshops.  200 N Greensboro St, Carrboro Offering performances, classes and workshops Call 338-8150 http://www.dsicomedytheater -Sketch Pad. 9p.  $5  -Improv Slam. Friday, Aug 23 7:30p. TheFree.style Comedy Battle! DSI proudly offers up IMPROV SLAM, our modernFree.style comedy battle.  $5  -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. Students of Harold (Chris Farley, Tina Fey, Rachel Dratch, Kevin Dorff, Stephnie Weir, Amy Poehler) ALL used these skills.  $5  -Mister Diplomat. 10:30p. Diplomat features true stories told by one of the performers, a local celebrity or special guest. Anecdotes inspire a world of absurd scenes, fully improvised by the most aggressive improv comedians in NC.  Free.  -Improv Slam. Saturday, Aug 24 7:30p.  $5  -Best Show Ever. 9p. All-star comedy shows featuring the best of DSI Comedy Theater. Always a new lineup of improv, sketch comedy, or standup. Always the best show ever! Featuring Puppychow and Bonecracker.  $5  -Pork. 10:30p. Every weekend DSI presents 5 of the BEST comics in North Carolina on stage in Carrboro forFree.! Pay for the 9PM improv show and keep your seat.   Free.  -5 Dollar Preview. Thursday, Aug 29 7:30p. It's a special showcase at DSI Comedy Theater and YOU'RE on the list at the door. I mean, you still have to buy a ticket, but it's worth it. Featuring Human Robots and Major Junior.  $5  -Starting Block. 9p. Come see our newest performers at DSI tackle the most iconic improv format, The Harold. Featuring: With The Band, Deputy Dan, and Second String Theory.  $5

 

DANCE

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

GOLDEN DIPPERS SQUARE DANCE CLUB - Thursday, Aug 29,  7:30 - 9:30p, (every Thursday).  Bethany United Methodist Church,  2809 Guess Rd, Durham 919-563-3936 gmartin@mebtel.net  

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

SALSA SOCIAL - Saturday, Aug 24, 6-9:30p. DJ Abuelo Salsero Jack spins during the weekly salsa social Triangle Dance Studio, 2603 S Miami Blvd, Durham 919-245-0822 http://www.dancegumbo.com/salsa   Call for information on this and other salsa nights in the Triangle

STARDUSTERS BALLROOM DANCE - Saturday, Aug 10, 7-11p (every second Saturday). No partner necessary.  Come out and enjoy the fun. Binger Arts Dance Studio, 1311 Copeland Oaks Drive, Morrisville, NC  trianglestardusters.org/‎  $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   

WEST COAST SWING CLASSES - Tuesday, Aug 27,  7p (beginners), 7:45p (intermediate), and 8:45p (advanced). Offering three levels of instruction every Tuesday,  withFree. dancing to follow. The Tavern, 1900 W. Markham Ave., Durham. 919-286-7665 http://www.thetaverndurham.com.  $5-$10 per class

 

FARMERS MARKETS

CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 24, 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 http://www.carrborofarmersmarket.com.   Melon Tasting, live music by David Hughes, sampling watermelon & cantaloupe varieties Aphrodite, Jenny, Lamar, Crimson Sweet, and Tasty Bites, among others.

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 24, 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 http://www.thechapelhillfarmersmarket.com  

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 24,  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 http://www.durhamfarmersmarket.com  

ENO RIVER FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 24, 8a-12 noon.  Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough  http://www.enoriverfarmersmarket.com  

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Tuesday, Aug 27, 4-6p. Fresh produce, bread, beef, pork, eggs and pizza using fresh ingredients from a local farm.  Sign up for new weekly newsletter, fearringtonfarmersmarket@gmail.com. At Fearrington Village off of 15/501 between Chapel Hill and Pittsboro. For more info, call Eddie Kallam, 919-923-6262. http://www.fearrington.com/village/farmersmarket.asp  

HILLSBOROUGH FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 24, 10a-1p. Seasonal produce, beef, eggs, baked goods and crafts available, as well as eggs, preserves, handmade soaps, marinades and locally raised beef, goat and chicken 625 Hampton Point Blvd (Home Depot parking lot), Hillsborough, NC 272728 919-360-5254 http://growingsmallfarms.ces.ncsu.edu/growingsmallfarms-fearrington-3/   TeamHFM@yahoo.com

SOUTH DURHAM FARMERS MARKET -Weekly Market. Saturday, Aug 24, 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)  http://www.southdurhamfarmersmarket.org  

SOUTHERN VILLAGE FARMERS’ MARKET -Weekly Market. Thursday, Aug 29, 3:30 – 6:30p.  Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill  http://www.southernvillage.com/farmers-market/  

 

FILM

NC MUSEUM of ART - 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27609 919-664-6795 http://www.ncartmuseum.org -Movie-Music Combo: Lost Bayou Ramblers Followed By Screening Of Beasts Of The Southern Wild. Saturday, Aug 24, 7 pm. A performance by Cajun-rock band Lost Bayou Ramblers is followed by a showing of the Oscar-nominated film Beasts of the Southern Wild, set in coastal Louisiana’s bayou country. The Lost Bayou Ramblers were key contributors to the movie’s soundtrack. Iris     $18 ($13 Members) General admission, $9 Ages 7–18, Children 6 and under free.

 

KIDS/FAMILY

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

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

ELDERBERRY FESTIVAL - Saturday, Aug 24 from 1p- 10pm. Bring the entire family for lots of fun. There will be arts & crafters, 17 performing bands on 3 stages, book signings, local food, health foods, elderberries and more. East Main Street in Carrboro 19-602-2082.   

BLUE RIDGE BOXER RESCUE -Nub & Grub 2013. Saturday, August 24, 11-4pm. Family friendly event featuring food trucks, face painting and more to benefit Blue Ridge Boxer Rescue. 259 S. Churton Street, Hillsborough NC 919-215-5171 blueridgeboxerrescue.com Karen Zarrelli pick34dill@yahoo.com. Free admission. Cost for food.

NORTHGATE MALL -  (919) 923-2791 asavicz@w5insight.com  -Back-To-School Celebration at Northgate Mall. Saturday, Aug 24, 12-4p. Afternoon of Fun and Creativity with Scrap Exchange and Magician Jeff Jones Saturday, August 24 All events areFree. and open to the public and take place in the Children’s Alleyway near Justice, Children’s Place and Claire’s.   - 12n-2p,. Durham’s award-winning creative re-use center The Scrap Exchange brings their colorful, fun scrap materials for hands-on creativity for shoppers of all ages who will have blast making fun objects out of their fascinating variety of materials. - 3p-4:00p. Raleigh-based Magician Jeff Jones will grace the stage with a full, high-energy show of illusions, magic tricks and comedy.

 

LECTURES/FORUMS/LITERARY

3D WOMEN -Monthly Meeting: Building Up and Transforming the Whole Woman For Life. Saturday, Aug 24, 12noon. Maintaing Your Best Oral Health Southpoint Family Dentistry, 1208 Riddle Rd., Durham, 27707  http://www.threedwomen.com/  Free.

DAUGHTER'S GROUP -Daughters Concerned for Aging Relatives Support.   (919) 660 - 7510  Bobbi Matchar, MSW, bobbi.matchar@duke.edu   -Monthly Meeting. Wednesday, Aug 28, (last Wednesday of each month, noon-1p.  3512/Blue Zone, 3rd floor, Duke Clinic (formerly called Duke South), 200 Trent Drive    

DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL - Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 North Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27704, Private Dining Room C 919 403-4DRH  -Stroke Support Group. Monday, Aug 26, 1 p.m. 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

FLYLEAF BOOKS - 752 MLK Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill 919-942-7936. http://www.flyleafbooks.com -Marisha Pessl reads and signs her new novel Night Film. Saturday, Aug 24, 2-3p. Marisha Pessl grew up in Asheville, NC, and now lives in New York City. Special Topics in Calamity Physics, her debut novel, was a bestseller in both hardcover and paperback. It won the 2006 John Sargent Sr. First Novel Prize (now the Center for Fiction’s -Flyleaf Book Lovers Club Discussion: Home by Toni Morrison. Monday, Aug 26, 7-8p. Book Lovers is a casual book club that meets monthly to discuss contemporary fiction or nonfiction. To RSVP, participate in discussions, or vote for future titles online, please visit our meetup page:  www.meetup.com/flyleafbooklovers/ -Jason Mott launches his new novel The Returned. Tuesday, Aug 27, 7-8p. Jason Mott holds a BA in fiction and an MFA in poetry and is the author of two poetry collections. His writing has appeared in numerous literary journals, and he was nominated for the 2009 Pushcart Prize.  He lives in North Carolina. -Pre-School Story Time. Thursday, Aug 29, 10-11:30a. Join us for pre-school story time with an art activity afterwards: 10:30am Thursdays and 1st and 3rd Saturdays. -Richard Kadrey discusses Kill City Blues, his latest Sandman Slim novel. Thursday, Aug 29  7-8p. New York Times bestselling author Richard Kadrey has published eight novels, including Sandman Slim, Kill the Dead, Aloha from Hell, Devil Said Bang, Butcher Bird, and Metrophage, and more than fifty stories. He has been immortalized as an action figure,

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

NAHAL -Caregivers Support Group. 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month from. We are a group of men and women who are caregivers to family members in declining heath.  Our group meets to share experiences, information, and resources in a safe, confidential, non-judgmental atmosphere to help us develop realistic expectations of ours Mt. Sylvan United Methodist Church, 5731 N Roxboro Rd  Durham, NC 27712 919-471-0032.   

RHINE RESEARCH CENTER - 3475 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 919-309-4600 http://www.rhine.org, Susan Freeman, Events Coordinator/Public Relations Director   -Frank Pasciuti: Chrysalis Crisis: A Potential For Psychological and Spiritual Transformation. Friday, Aug 23, 7-9p.  Stedman Auditorium Duke Center for Living Campus   -Free Open House. Saturday, Aug 24, 10a- 4 pm. The Rhine Research Center will be open to the public to provide an opportunity to learn about the history of parapsychology, current experimental work and the services we offer to the community. 

THE REGULATOR BOOKSHOP - 720 9th St  Durham, NC 27705 (919) 286-2700 http://www.regulatorbookshop.com/ -John Dufresne. Friday, Aug 23, 7p. In acclaimed South Florida author John Dufresne’s newest novel No Regrets, Coyote Eden, Florida resident Wylie “Coyote” Melville, a therapist and forensic consultant, is summoned to a horrific crime scene. Five members of the Halliday family have been bru -Wilton Barnhardt. Tuesday, Aug 27, 7p. Jerene Jarvis Johnston and her husband Duke are exemplars of Charlotte, North Carolina’s high society, a world where old Southern money and the secrets behind it meet the new wealth of bankers, real estate speculators, and carpetbagging social climbers. S -Ann Prospero. Wednesday, Aug 28, 7p. Once you decide to become healthier, Ann Prospero's book Even You Can Be Healthy! shows you how. It clearly, and with understandable directions, helps you live a healthy life that will release all the stored up energy and vitality you have hidden in you.

 

MUSIC 

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 http://www.artscenterlive.org [Call/check web for times]   - Fri-Sat.,Aug 23 - 24. Tribe in Motion - Sunday, Aug  25. Verlon Thompson Concert - Wednesday, Aug 28. Triangle Jazz Orchestra

ATC/THE STACK - Weekly happy hour.  318 Blackwell Street, Durham, NC. The Stack is located directly behind American Tobacco’s iconic Lucky Strike smokestack.   -Al Strong (http://alstrongmusic.com Jazz/Funk/Fusion). Aug 29, (Every Thursday) 5-7p.

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

BILLSBOROUGH -Live Music Hall.  106 S Churton St, Hillsborough, NC  www.billsboroughmusichall.com  

BLUE NOTE GRILL - 4125 Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard, Durham, NC 27707. www.thebluenotegrill.com/‎ Offering hickory smoked BBQ & Ribs along with live music. Nothing fancy here just good food and music in a cozy atmosphere.  919-401-1979  -Ben Palmer's Jazz Jam with Dot Combo. Aug 26, (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. Aug 27, (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, Aug 9,  6-8p. We’ve been playing music together in Durham for a long time — over 30 years!

THE BROAD STREET CAFE -closed permanently!

BYNUM FRONT PORCH - 7-9p, unless noted.  Bynum General Store and Post Office, 950 Bynum Rd., Bynum. 919-542-0394. http://www.bynumfrontporch.org -Saludos Compay. Friday, Aug 23. -Front Porch Pickin’. Saturday, Aug 24, 10a-2p (every second and fourth Saturday).

CAROLINA THEATRE - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030  -Leon Russell. Thursday, Aug. 29 / 8p.  -Dicky Betts. Friday, Aug 30, 8p.

CASBAH - 1007 W Main St  Durham, NC 27701 (919) 687-6969 casbahdurham.com/? -Mixtape #9: Phillip Shabazz / Damien Aida-Marassa / Jenny Morgan. Tuesday, Aug 27, 8p. -Ironing Board Sam. Wednesday, Aug 28, 7p.  $5 -Dark Water Rising W/ Emily Musolino. Thursday, Aug 29, 9p.  $8/$10 -Bull City Rumble: Bands & Burlesque Ft. Straight 8′S, Kelley And The Cowboys, Motobilly, Sean K. Preston And Phatlynx. Saturday, Aug 31, 5p.  $7

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/  

THE DEPOT - The Depot at Hillsborough Station, 246 S. Nash Street, Hillsborough 919.643.3768 www.hillsboroughdepot.com  

DPAC - Durham Performing Arts Center 123 Vivian St. 919-680-2787 http://www.dpacnc.com -Rickey Smiley. Saturday, Aug 24, 8p.

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713  http://www.durhamjazzworkshop.org/courses.html -New! JAZZ JAM every Sunday. Sunday, Aug 25, 7p.  $5  -Scott Sawyer CD release. Saturday, Aug 24, 8p.  $5  -NCJRO. Tuesday, Aug 27, 8p.  $15

THE EDDY PUB - 1715 Saxapahaw-Bethlehem Church Rd  Saxapahaw, NC 27340 (336) 525-2010 http://www.theeddypub.com/  

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

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

LOCAL 506 - Doors: 8:30 p / Show: 9p, unless noted.  506 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill.  http://www.local506.com. -LOCALLY GROWN feat. Virgins Family Band, Morning Brigade, Clockwork Kids. Thursday, Aug 29, 8p.  Free.

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL - 723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham. 919-901-0875 http://www.motorcomusic.com. -Triangle Rhysing. Saturday, Aug 24. Music for Massed Guitars III, a massive 50 electric guitar ensemble featuring musicians from all across the Triangle music scene.

NC MUSEUM OF ART - 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27609 919-664-6795 http://www.ncartmuseum.org Email: ekowalski@ncartmuseum.org $5 Museum members, students, $7 All others  -Lost Bayou Ramblers followed by screening of Beasts of the Southern Wild. Saturday, Aug 24  7p. “Sometimes miraculous films come into being, made by people you've never heard of, starring. Read more >

OPEN EYE CAFE - 101 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro. 919-968-9410 http://www.openeyecafe.com. -Wicked Strings Performs. Sunday, Aug 25, 4p. Come hear sizzling songs from Wicked, Glee, Train, Taylor Swift, Coldplay, Lady Gaga, and Jason Mraz on violin and viola! Performed by WICKED STRINGS, a group of talented middle school string players from Chapel Hill, Carborro and Durham. Free.

OASIS - In Carr Mill, 200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, NC 27510 (919) 904-7343 http://www.OasisInCarrMill.com -LIVE! Daran Wall mand & The Healing Sounds with Digeredoo and Crystal Bowls. Friday Aug 23 8-11:00p. -Pablo Valencia and Con Acento. Saturday Aug 24 8-11p. -Mayan Medicine for Our Times:  An Introduction to the Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy with Li-Lin Hsiang. Monday Aug 26 7-7:45p. -Women's Health: Midwifery's Role in GYN, Pregnancy and Primary Care with Anne Brand. Tuesday Aug 27 7-7:45p. -A Life For Giving or For Getting? The Breast or the Suckling? with Robert Roskind, author of A Guide for an Awakening Planet. Wednesday Aug 28 7-7:45p. -Shamanic Healing: What is a Shaman ? What is Energy Healing ? What I do. What one can experience in a session with Amira Chapple. Thursday Aug 29  7-7:45p.

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE - Greenwood Commons Shopping Center, 5410-Y N.C. 55, Durham. 361-2222, http://www.papamojosroadhouse.com. -Brett Chambers and the Usual Suspects. Aug 28, (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.  $8 Cover  -Big Joe & The Dynaflows. Friday, Aug 23, 8p.  $12 Adv/$15 DOS  -The Doug Prescott Band. Saturday, Aug 24, 8p.  $10 Adv/$12 DOS

PINECONE -The Shape Note Sing. Sunday, Aug. 11 (every 2nd Sunday), 2-4 p.m. These sessions areFree. 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  -Queer It In Queer It Out. Friday, Aug 23, 10p. A community drag show and variety talent show, with a dance party to follow, featuring MCs JJ Gelato and Tate Diggs from the CuntryKings and DJ No Hetero. The doors will open at 9pm and the show will start at 10pm. There is a $5 cover, and it is an all ag      $5/ no one turned away for lack of funds

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

PITTSBORO ROADHOUSE - Open: Mon - Thurs. 11a- 9 p; Fri - Sat: 11a- 10p.  39 West Street, Pittsboro NC | Phone: 919-542-2432  http://pittsbororoadhouse.com/ -Annual Animal Advocacy Dinner. Sunday Aug 25, 5p. Guardians of Angels, a non-profit working to end animal suffering and euthanasia in Chatham County, NC, is hosting its annual dinner on Sunday August 25, 5p at the Pittsboro Roadhouse in downtown Pittsboro.     Free, no reservations, casual dress.

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK -The Leroy Savage Group. Aug 28, (every Wednesday), 6-8:30p . Legendary tenor singer and former member of The Bluegrass Experience 2510 University Drive, Durham 919.402.4227   No cover.

SACRED GROUNDS COFFEEHOUSE - 2700 North Roxboro Street, Durham, 919-220-2458,  http://sacredgroundscoffeehouse.org -Charlie McNeill. Saturday, Aug 24. Charlie first sang at Sacred Grounds the first day we opened and we’ve been blessed to have him with us frequently ever since. Charlie is home grown talent, having grown up at St. Paul UMC.

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

STEEL STRING BREWERY -Swift Creek Band. Sunday, Aug 25,  3-5p.  106 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro    

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

SUNDAY NIGHT PICKIN’ SESSION -Bubbadoc’s Acoustic Community. Sunday, Aug 25, 6-9:30p. Players and listeners welcome. Haw River Ballroom, Saxaphaw. 336- 376- 5694   

THE TAVERN - 1900 W. Markham Ave., Durham. 919-286-7665 http://www.thetaverndurham.com

TRIANGLE JEWISH CHORALE - Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013. The Triangle Jewish Chorale will hold auditions for additional singers in all sections for what promises to be exciting Fall and Spring seasons. The chorale will prepare a whole program of pieces based on Psalms' texts from popular settings by the Melodia http://www.trianglejewishchorale.org (TJC Website) Bernard Most at bmost@nc.rr.com or (919)493-1288

 

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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 http://cgtheatre.com/events  -Summer Sisters Presents: Tangles. Aug 29, 30, and 31 at 8p. This workshop production is the culmination of 13 women artists working thematically to produce performance art. Inspired by the graphic journal "Tangles: My Mother, Alzheimer's and Me," by Sarah Leavitt, this production explores a wide range of ideas inc  Reservations: (919) 698-3870 Tickets: $10.00

 

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

ART MARKET AT VEGA METALS - Saturday, Aug 24.  9a - 1p.  214 Hunt Street between the Durham YMCA and Durham Central Park.  http://artmarketatvegametals.com/  

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

BINGO - Aug 29, (every Thursday night) from 06:45p - 10p. If you enjoy being with people and play BINGO. The American Legion Post 7is the place to be.  A total of $2,500.00 is given away, with two of the prizes being $500.00.The proceeds go back into the community helping the veterans at the VA hospital, boys or American Legion Post 007, 406 E. Trinity Avenue, Durham, NC 27701    

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

BULL CITY ARTS COLLABORATIVE - 401-B Foster Street Durham, NC Hours: Fridays 11-2 and by appt at 775 843 4929 www.bullcityarts.org -Input/Output: New work by Stephanie Nowotarski. Reception Friday, Aug 23; 6-9pm, Aug 1-31. Through this work, Stephanie examines the interplay between art and science processes, with one noted commonality, the visual repetition of music and the rhythm it provides for navigating daily life in the lab or the studio. Blown Glass by Dmitri Resnik

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

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

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

CHAPEL HILL SERVICE LEAGUE -Sharing Our Gifts with the Community.   919-933-1141. www.chapelhillserviceleague.org -New Member Informational Fair. Thursday, Aug 29, 7p.m. Women of all ages and backgrounds are encouraged to join Chapel Hill Service League and our group of great women doing great things! Chapel Hill Service League – a local volunteer organization aimed at helping women and children of Chapel Hill and the sur Sky Lounge at Greenbridge Condominiums (601 W. Rosemary St., Chapel Hill).    

CITY OF DURHAM - Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253 -“How to Bid Projects and Complete Requests for Proposals/Qualifications with the City of Durham,”Thursday, Aug 29,, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. City of Durham Equal Opportunity & Equity Assurance Department, Workshop Series for Small Businesses   Seminar #1 in the FY13-14 City Hall Council Chambers, 101 City Hall Plaza, 1st Floor    

DUKE GARDENS - Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St. (919) 668-1707. gardens.duke.edu. Orla Swift   -Red-shouldered Hawk Release with CLAWS, Inc. Saturday, Aug 24, 11a.

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, lgordon@durhamarts.org   -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 http://www.durhamarts.org 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  KENNEL CLUB -Dog Show:  Conformation, Obedience and Rally Trials featuring beautifully groomed and trained dogs. Fun and educational for the entire family. Saturday, Aug 31, 9a-2p.  State Fairgrounds Complex, Jim Graham Bldg. 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607  919-821-7400    

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

ENO RIVER STATE PARK - For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office - 919-383-1686. -Beginning Fishing. Saturday, Aug 24, 10a. Join the park naturalist to learn how to fish. Geared for kids ages 5-15. Any child under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. All fishing equipment will be provided. Please bring a small can of corn (pop-top)for bait. Call 919-383-1686 to regis -Dragonflies at Occoneechee Mountain. 1p. Discover what dragonflies can be found at Occoneechee on the easy hike around the ponds. Call 919-383-1686 to register. Limit 15. -Geology Hike at Occoneechee Mountain. 10a. Come learn about Occoneechee Mountain's geologic wonders and explore the quarry with a real geologist! Call 919-383-1686 to register. Limit 15. -Skins and Skulls. 2p.  Call park office for directions. Want to get really close to wildlife and see what animals are made of? Join the Naturalist to examine the skins and bones of real animals found in the park. Call 919-383-1686 for directions. -Eno River Ecology Hike. Sunday, Aug. 25, 2p. Take a leisurely 2-hour hike! Explore trails along the Eno with the park naturalist. All ages welcomed. Call 919-383-1686 to register. Limit 15. -Fishing With The Naturalist. 8:30a. Join the Naturalist for guided fishing. Fishing gear will be provided. Please bring your own bait. Fishing license required for anglers over the age of 16. Children under age 16 must be accompanied by adult. Call 919-383-1686 to register. Limit 6. -Fly Fishing Basics. 12n. Learn the art of fly-fishing with the Naturalist. Learn the rigging components of a fly line, basic water macro-invertebrates and common casting techniques. Must be 16 years or older. Gear provided. FISHING LICENSE REQUIRED. Call 919-383-1686 to register.

FRANK GALLERIES -ANIMALS: Forces of Nature. thru Sept 8. 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  -Eyes Ears Nose Paws (EENP) Training service dogs Salon. Thursday, Aug. 29, 8pm.

KOSALA MEDITATION CENTER - Located in Carrboro, Kosala Mahayana Buddhist Center is a non-profit Buddhist meditation center whose aim is to introduce meditation and Buddhist teachings to help everyone solve daily problems and cultivate inner peace. 711 West Rosemary Street, Suite E, Carrboro (Upstairs above Carrburritos) 919-619-4079 MeditationInChapelHill.org Monica Heiser at MeditationInChapelHill@gmail.com   -General Meditation Class. Wednesday, Aug 28 (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, Aug 27, (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)

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

OUTSIDERS ART & COLLECTIBLES - Durham’s only gallery focusing on the genre of Southern Outsider Art. Outsider’s owner, Pamela Gutlon prides herself on using the gallery, not only as a venue for exposing Durham to Outsider Art, but also as a means towards creating community. 718-C Iredell Street, Durham, NC 27705  www.outsiders-art.com/‎ Pamela Gutlon 919-451-3231 or pgutlon@outsiders-art.com   -From The Porch: The Paintings of Jake McCord. Opening Reception, Wednesday, Aug 21 5-8PM, Exhibit: Wednesday, Aug 21 – September 20. Live Music by Matt Phillips & Food Trucks.  A celebrity in his hometown of Thomson, GA, self-taught artist Jake McCord was a quiet, gentle, and hard-working man. First-time visitors from the art world were quickly told that painting was only his hobby, th

PIEDMONT WILDLIFE CENTER -1st Annual BioBlitz. Friday, Aug 23, 4p- Saturday, Aug 24,  4p. Naturalists & scientists from across the Triangle are coming together to inventory as many species as possible in 24 hours. Piedmont Wildlife Center is located in Leigh Farm Park, an 80-acre parcel adjacent to New Hope Creek and surrounding area.   www.piedmontwildlifecenter.org/bioblitz.  Free.

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

SISTERS NETWORK TRIANGLE NC  -2nd Annual Wine Tasting Jazz Session and Fundraiser for Breast Cancer Awareness.  Special musical guests include: Bll Evans, Dr. Sylvia Smith, DJ Tim Belly, Bellino  Evans, and Moments  Notice/ Robert Moody.  The purpose of the event is to assist members with financial support that extends  beyond treatment. Saturday, September 14, 4 – 8p. at the Vineyards at South Point Winery, 8913 NC Hwy 751, Durham, NC  http://www.sisterstriangle.org Donation: $20.00

SCRAP EXCHANGE - 923 Franklin St., Durham, NC  27701 919-688-6960 http://www.scrapexchange.org-Signed, Sealed, Delivered. Friday, Aug 23 and runs through 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.  Mail art (also known as postal art and correspondence art) is an art medium centered around sending small scale works through the postal service. -Free Community Sewing Night, 4th Thursdays, 6-9 p.m. Aug  29, 6-9p (4th Thursdays).     throughthislens@gmail.com

SOUTHERN SEASON COOKING SCHOOL -A Southern Season Cooking School. Sunday - Aug 25, 2-4 PM. Mel Melton will be at A Southern Season’s Cooking School to prepare a Cajun Summer Picnic from 2-4 pm, join him as he prepares crawfish/tasso devilled eggs, smoked pork butt stuffed w/ boudin, served w' pickled okra/pecan relish watermelon pie w/ hand cr University Mall - 201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514  http://www.southernseason.com/events/single/?type=cooking-school&id=6611  

UNC GLOBAL -The Awakening: Parallel Worlds. Opening Reception: Thursday, Sept 12, 5p. Exhibit runs from Aug 26 – December 6,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 http://global.unc.edu/events/the-awakening-parallel-worlds/ Laura Griest lauragriest@unc.edu  Free.