Calendar of Events, Friday, November 8 - Thursday, November 14

Nov. 07, 2013 @ 01:25 PM

 

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

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

Church/Spirituality | Comedy | Dance | Farmer's Markets | Film | Kids | Lectures/Literature | Music | Stage | Outings/Art


 

CHURCH/SPIRITUALITY/12-STEP

CALVARY FREE WILL BAPTIST CHURCH - The Taylors in Concert.  Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 6:00 pm.  808 W. Club Blvd., Durham, NC 27701 For information call (919) 698-2353  A love offering will be received.

CROSS ROADS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - BBQ Supper, Bazaar & Live Auction.  Saturday, Nov. 9 (5-9 pm).  3302 N. Hwy. 119 - Mebane .

DURHAM - COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH - Honoring Veterans.  Sunday, Nov. 10. 8a.  The community is invited to join in this celebration.  For additional information, contact the church at (919) 544-1319.  Rev. Percy R. Chase is pastor. 4821 Barbee Road, Durham (919) 544-1319  Rev. Percy R. Chase .

ENO RIVER UNITARIAN -  4907 Garrett Rd, Durham. -River Rhythms! West African DrummingWeekly drumming groups meets on Sundays 7 − 8:30 pm. Beginners are welcome! Please contact to reserve a loaner drum.    Kathy Hopwood,  kathyhopwood@embarqmail.com  or (919) 644-1335 Free. -ERUUF gallery: Nature’s Inspirations,  by Matt Tomko.  Matt’s art is a way for him to hold on to nature, but instead of giving him something to literally embrace, his paintings provide him with all of the feelings and memories elicited by them.  Tomko’s goal as an artist is to liberate similar, serene recollections of the natural world in those who view his work and ultimately inspire more respect for our environment. 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham 27707    919-489-2575.    From Nov. 14 thru  Jan 2,  M – Th 10 – 4; Sun: 9 – 1.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH -  9112 Bethe Hickory Grove Church Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 919-929-4491.  - Fitness Ministry.  Nov. 11, Nov. 14, twice weekly, Monday, & Thursday, evenings. Fitness classes , low & high impact aerobics routines. Calorie burning , exhilarating, & fun.

KOSALA MEDITATION CENTER - A non-profit Buddhist meditation center whose aim is to introduce meditation and Buddhist teachings and cultivate inner peace. 711 West Rosemary Street, Suite E Carrboro, NC 919-537-9546 www.MeditationInChapelHill.org Monica Heiser kosalaepc@gmail.com.

Kosala Buddhist Center - General Meditation Class.  Wednesday, Nov. 13 (every Wednesday), 7-8:30p. No previous experience necessary.     free/donation.  - Meditation 101.  Tuesday, Nov. 12, (every Tuesday), 7-8:15p. This class is an introduction to meditation & is perfect for absolute beginners to meditation. Physically: in Mercury Studio at #407-A North Mangum Street, Durham, NC 27701  Ethereally: www.clarioncontentmedia.com contact: clarioncontent@gmail.com 10 ($8 for students and seniors).

MOUNT CALVARY BAPTIST -  8021 Stagville Road 919) 471-4034; e-mail:  jsmith9450@aol.comwww.mtcalvary-bahama.com.  - 120th Homecoming.  Sunday, Nov. 10th, 11a. Rev. Dr. James W. Smith (Pastor of Mt. Calvary) will deliver the message.  Pray with us for an uplifting and spiritual worship and fellowship.  Dinner will be served after the service.  All are invited to worship with us.

MT. GILEAD BAPTIST CHURCH -  404 Dowd St., Durham, NC 919 688-6052.  - Veterans For Hope. 4th Annual Veterans Day Breakfast. Durham Marriott Hotel, 201 Foster Street 919-688-6052   Tickets: $12.00 Veterans, $23.00 Non-veterans.

ORANGE UMC - 2nd Downtown Heroes Blood Drive.   Saturday, Nov. 16th, between 1:30 p.m. and 6 p.m.  You don’t have to save someone from a tall building to be a hero.  You don’t have to stop a villain from taking over the world to be a hero.  Real heroes walk our streets every day.  They are blood donors - people that we know and people who care about sa Where:  At the Franklin Hotel, 311 West Franklin Street, in Chapel Hill. How: Go to www.redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code “chapelhill” to schedule your life-saving appointment!  Or, please contact one of the Crew Members at  crew9blooddrives@gmail.com or by phone at 919-593-0037. Venture Crew 9 is sponsored by Orange United Methodist Church.

TRUE WAY HOLY CHURCH - 15th Pastoral Anniversary: Overseer Nina B. Jones.  Sundays, Nov. 3 -10, 11am &4pm/Sundays;  Wed-Fri 7:30pm. Celebrating Our Gift from God 4124 Fayetteville St. Durham, NC  27713 919-544-5398.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL -  1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540. office@unitedchurch.org. Richard Edens, Co-Senior Pastor,919-942-3540 redens@unitedchurch.org - Adult Forum: Eleanor Kinnaird.  Sunday, Nov. 10,  10a. NC Sen. Kinnard resigned earlier this fall in order to concentrate her energy on voter registration.  From the days when she was Mayor of Carrboro, Ellie Kinnaird has been an energetic force and voice.  She will speak on faith and politics at the 10am Adu .  - Youth Vesper Worship Service.  Sunday, Nov. 10, (each 1st Sunday) , 5:15. Each 1st Sunday of the month at 5:15 pm, the Youth will lead a Sunday evening worship service .  - Spanish Language Worship.  Sunday, Nov. 10, (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, 3 Nov., (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.  - Monday Noon Book GroupMonday, Nov. 11, (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 ShapingWednesday, Nov. 11, (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.

WHITE ROCK BAPTIST CHURCH -  3400 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707. 919-688-8136.

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, Nov. 11, 8 - 9p (Every Monday).  Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915.  - Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Nov. 14,7-8p (Every Thursday).  Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham.  919-383-4236 .

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Nov. 13, 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, Nov. 8, 12-1:30p.  Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Nov. 9, 10-11:30a.  Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Nov. 9, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers.  Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, Nov. 12, 12-1:30p.  First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Nov. 13, 12-1:30p.  Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Nov. 14, 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.

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 Rachel Klem rachel@cgtheatre.com.  - COMICALLY CHALLENGED 2.  Nov. 2 at 8:00 p.m., Nov. 10 at 3:00 p.m.  Theater veteran Rus Hames challenges other Triangle area theater artists to try their hand at stand-up comedy. The lineup currently includes Jeff Day, Dan Sipp, Jon Kuczynski, Steven Warnock, Rus Hames, Ishai Buchbinder and possibly a couple of surprise g  Reservations: (919) 451-9201   $10.

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 484-831-5561 http://www.dsicomedytheater Carrie Gorn . carrie@dsicomedy.com - Improv Slam.  Friday, Nov. 8, 7:30 p.m.  The Freestyle Comedy Battle! DSI proudly offers up IMPROV SLAM, our modern freestyle comedy battle. Two crews of improv comedians feed off the crowd to spin an interactive show that has never been seen before, Brand New, every time. Kick off your Saturday     $10.  - Harold Night.  9:00 p.m.  The Harold is a 30-minute collection of comedic scenes and organic games, a now-famous improv format pioneered by the late Del Close.     $10.  - Mister Diplomat.  10:30 p.m.  Diplomat features true stories told by one of the performers, a local celebrity or special guest. Anecdotes inspire a world of absurd scenes, fully improvised by the most aggressive improv comedians in North Carolina. MrD has been making local audiences l     Free.  - Improv Slam.  Saturday, Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m. $10.  - Duets.  9:00 p.m.  Some of DSI's funniest 2-person teams bring their signature styles to the stage, two by two by two. Then, to cap off the evening, all the duos will join together on stage for one more set, forming an unstoppable Voltron of comedy!     $10.  - Pork.  10:30 p.m.  Every weekend DSI presents 5 of the BEST comics in North Carolina on stage in Carrboro for FREE! Pay for the 9PM improv show and keep your seat. Otherwise, the line outside starts at 930 for FREE COMEDY!
     Free.  - Student Showcase.  Thursday, Nov. 14, 7:30 p.m. $6.  - Thursday Night Special.  9:00 p.m.  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. This week showcases Dinosaur & Big Brother and The Thought Police.     $6.

 

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 - Special Open House.  Thursday, Nov. 14, 7:30 - 9:30p, (every Thursday). No special skills are needed for square Dancing.  If you can walk, you can square dance.  Enjoy beneficial exercise while you are having fun.  Both couples & singles are welcome.  For more information, call Gloria Martin 919-563-3936 or Pat Jackson 919-4 Bethany United Methodist Church,  2809 Guess Rd, Durham 919-563-3936 gmartin@mebtel.net.

SALSA SOCIAL - Saturday, Nov. 9, 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, Nov. 9, 7-11p (every second Saturday). Lesson from 7:30 until 8:15p. No partner necessary.  Come out and enjoy the fun. Venue has changed: Please see our website for new venue and directions:  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, Nov. 12, 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 http://www.thetaverndurham.com.  $5-$10 per class.

 

FARMERS MARKETS

CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market - New Hours!  Saturday, Nov. 9, 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. There will be a special Pre-Thanksgiving Market on Tuesday, November 26th, from 3-6pm.

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Nov. 9, 8a-noon (every Saturday).  201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496 http://www.thechapelhillfarmersmarket.com .  - Tuesday, Sept. 24, 3-6 p. (every Tuesday).

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Nov. 9, 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, Nov. 9, 8a-12 noon.  Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough  http://www.enoriverfarmersmarket.com.

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Tuesday, Nov. 12, 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, Nov. 9, 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, Nov. 9, 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’ - Weekly Market.  Thursday, Nov. 14, 3:30 – 6:30p.  Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill  http://www.southernvillage.com/farmers-market/.

 

FILM

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL -  723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham. 919-901-0875 http://www.motorcomusic.com.  - “Chasing Ice”Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013. 6:30-9p. Introduced by student activist Hallie Turner, of the  iMatter youth movement; Discussion at end led by Megan Carroll of the Durham Sustainability Office. The film follows acclaimed environmental photographer James Balog (a former climate change skeptic)  Contact: Harriet Whitehead, harriet.whitehead@gmail.com,  919-830-5481   The program is free and open to all, although a $5-$10 donation is suggested.  

RETRO CLASSICS FILM SERIES - Theives of Body and Soul -  Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St.,  festivals.carolinatheatre.org/retrofantasma.

 

KIDS/FAMILY

ARTGARDEN MONTESSORI CHILDREN’S HOUSE -  1603 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516 919-942-9534.  - Open House.  Sunday, Nov. 10th, 3-5pm. The Artgarden Montessori Children’s House will host an open house on Sunday, Nov. 10th from 3-5pm. Come explore our unique classroom, playground, garden, dance studio and meet our AMI certified Directress and her Assistant.  The single classroom of up to 1603 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 919-942-9534 http://www.balletschoolofchapelhill.com.

DURHAM FAMILY THEATRE - Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap”.  Nov. 8, 9, 15, 16, Shows are at 8:00 pm with an additional 2:00 pm show on Nov. 16th.  Directed by Jenny Justice All Durham Family Theatre shows are cast multi-racially. (Rainbow Casting) Trinity United Methodist Church, 215 N. Church St., Durham, NC, 27701 (Downtown Durham)  http://www.artscenterlive.org/event/performance/2173. Tickets may be purchased in advance 1) by card on the DFT Shows page at durhamfamilytheatre.wordpress.com, 2) though the mail with a check to DFT, PO Box 61894, Durham, NC 27715, or 3) at the box office 45 minutes before show.

EMERSON WALDORF SCHOOL, -  6211 New Jericho Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 919-967-1858. www.emersonwaldorf.org, - Puppet Show at Emerson Waldorf School.  Saturday, Nov. 9,  10:15 am. Spark your child's imagination with a puppet show! Join us on  for The Lantern, a girl's magical journey in search of light for her lantern.  Who will she meet along the way? Waldorf marionettes are beautiful and flowing, handmade of silk and without faci.

 

LECTURES/FORUMS/LITERARY

CAROLINA CENTER FOR JEWISH STUDIES -  Hyde Hall Univ. Room.  - Comedy Performance: Laugh in Peace.   Tuesday, Nov. 12, Time TBA.  The Center is proud to co-sponsor this comedy act, which is hosted by campus Hillel. More event information will be posted soon. Actual event start time is not yet known. 1317 W. Pettigrew St.

CHAPEL HILL MUSIC TEACHERS ASSOCIATION - Auditions. Winners will participate in a Pearl Seymour Celebration Concert scheduled for January 25.  and registration is required by  October 15.  Registration forms are available online. Seymour Center,  Homestead Road in Chapel Hill. Cynthia at 919-918-4056   There is a $10 fee to register for the auditions.

DURHAM TECH/ORANGE CO. - Hope, Opportunity and Jobs: Our Community College in Orange County.  Thursday, Nov. 14, 7 pm. Presented by the people who know it best: William Ingram, President of DTCC; Penny Gluck.  Executive Dean of  Orange County Operations; Steve Brantley, Director of Orange County Economic Development; Renee Price, Orange County Commissioner’s representativ Orange County campus of Durham Technical Community College at 525 College Park Rd. in Hillsborough, Room 212.

DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL-Stroke Support Group.  Monday, Nov. 11, 1p (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 Goodson Chapel  . Free and open to the public.

FLYLEAF BOOKS - Sacrificial Poets Touchstones Open Mic.  Wednesday Nov. 13, 6:30p (first Wednesdays).  - Mark Pryor, mystery author, discusses his work- The Hugo Marston novels.  Friday, Nov. 8, 6p.   - Prompt Writing Class with Nancy Peacock.  Saturday, Nov. 9, 10a.  - Jessica Alexander discusses Chasing Chaos: My Decade in and Out of Humanitarian AidSaturday, Nov. 9, 2p.  - Literary Battles: Debating the Duties of War Literature in WWI and Today.  Tuesday, Nov. 12, 4:30.  - Lionel Vatinet discusses his new cookbook A Passion for Bread: Lessons from a Master BakerWednesday, Nov. 13, 7p.  - Pre-School Story Time.  Thursday, Nov. 13, 10:30a.  - Flyleaf Second Thursday Poetry Reading & Open Mic, featuring Beth Copeland!  Thursday, Nov. 13, 7p.  - Spruce Upholstery bench making class with Amanda Brown.  Friday, Nov.15, 1-5p.   - The Path Less Taken: Drug Addict. Convict. Community Leader. CEO.   Nov. 12, 7:30am. Featuring Kevin McDonald, CEO of TROSA All Ignite events will be held at the Levin JCC, 1937 West Cornwallis Rd., Durham, NC. 919-886-7076 http://levinjcc.org/ignite Shoshana Israel, sisrael@shalomdch.org $18.  - Breakfast:  Featuring Kevin McDonald, CEO of TROSA.

MCINTYRE’S BOOKS -     Martha Johnson by phone (919) 549-0661 (ext. 116), or e-mail mjohnson@nationalhumanitiescenter.org.  - Cooks & Books: Brunch with Lionel Vatinet, author of A Passion for Bread.  Sunday, Nov. 10, 1p.   Garden Terrace .

NCCU LAW SCHOOL - Virtual Justice Project, (formerly TALIAS) Registration is recommended but not required.   at 919-530-6601 or virtualjusticeproject@nccu.edu .  - Veteran’s Benefits Session.  Nov. 12th at 6p. This session is geared towards spouses, widows and children of veterans but all are welcome to attend. Please pass along this information to anyone you feel may benefit from it. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact me. NCCU’s School of Law.    Free.

NC WRITER’S NETWORK – DURHAM COUNTY - Durham Voices Creative Writing Group.  Nov. 12, 1st and 3 Tuesday, of every month, 6-8:30p .  Adults of all experience levels welcome! Hayti Heritage Center,  804 Old Fayetteville St. Durham, NC 27701 919-295-0176.

RHINE RESEARCH CENTER -  2741 Campus Walk Avenue, Bldg 500 919-309-4600 http://www.rhine.org Susan Freeman, Events Coordinator/Public Relations Director $20.00.  - Larry Dossey: One Mind: How Our Mind Is Part Of A Greater Consciousness And Why It Matters.  Nov. 8th, 2013 7:00 PM. The current view of consciousness is that it is produced by the brain and is confined to it. In contrast, the great wisdom traditions affirm that there is a universal mind, of which all individual minds are a part. (read more. .) Stedman Auditorium on the Duke Center for Living Campus 3475 Erwin Road Durham, NC 27705.

UNC BOARD -  Spangler Center, 910 Raleigh Rd, Chapel Hill. 919-962-4592  Joni Worthington, Vice President for Communications, at 919-962-4629.  - Regular session.  Friday, Nov. 8, 9:00 a.m.   Multipurpose Room at the James. B. Hunt Jr.  Library on the campus of North Carolina State University.

 

MUSIC

ARTSCENTER -  300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 http://www.artscenterlive.org [Call/check web for times].  - Quiet American w/ Adam Hurt & Beth Hartness Concert.  Friday, Nov. 8, 8p.  - PlayFest.  Friday, Nov. 8, - Sunday, Nov. 10.  - Sam Bush Band.  to The ArtsCenter on Saturday, Nov. 9th at 8:00pm.   - Triangle Jazz Orchestra.  Wednesday, Nov. 13, 8p.

BEYU CAFFE -  335 W. Main Street, Durham 919-683-1058 http://beyucaffe.com/  - "Gary Brunotte Jazz Duo".  Nov. 11, 7-9p (every Monday).

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.  - Brice Street BandSaturday, Nov. 9 at 8pm.  Brice Street Band, from Greensboro, was one of the area's favorite local bands in the 70's and 80's and became known for their harmonies on Beach Boy covers.  $8.00.  - Ben Palmer's Jazz Jam with Dot Combo.  Nov. 11, (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.   Nov. 12 (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!  - Carolina Lightnin’ (Rick Lafleur, Alice Zincone and Tommy Edwards).  Thursday, Nov. 21, (third Thursdays).      No cover!  - The Friday After Work Party with: The Duke Street Dogs.  Friday, Nov. 8, 6-8pm.

CASBAH -  1007 W Main St  Durham, NC 27701 (919) 687-6969 casbahdurham.com/

CAT’S CRADLE - Sunday, Nov. 3.  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/.

CHAMBER ORCHESTRA OF THE TRIANGLE - Bulls to Ballrooms.  Sunday, Nov.17, 3pm.  Carolina Theatre of Durham, 309 W. Morgan St., Durham, NC 27701 (919) 360-3382 www.thecot.org Ann Stephenson, ann@cjstephenson.com.

DPAC - Durham Performing Arts Center 123 Vivian St.  919-680-2787 http://www.dpacnc.com .  - Duke New Music Ensemble [dnme] — Jamie Keesecker, director.  Sunday, Nov. 10, 8p.   Bone Hall, Biddle Music Bldg., Duke University, Durham.    Free.  

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP -  4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713  tickets.duke.edu  $5.  - JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, Nov. 10, 7p.  - Jason Foureman Trio.  Sat. Nov, 9, 8pm, $15, $10 students.  - NCJRO.  Tues. Nov. 19, 8pm, $15, $10students.

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

iNSIDEoUT -  912 West Main Street, Durham, NC 27701 919.683.3022 http://www.iNSIDEoUT180.org Amy Glaser, iNSIDEoUTamy@gmail.com.  - Second Biannual Adult Fundraiser.  Saturday, Nov. 9,  9p. You remember what it was like to be a queer teen? Come out and dance to make it better for the next generation of queer youth. All proceeds to benefit iNSIDEoUT, a youth-led network of LGBTIQS (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer, questio The Bar, 711 Rigsbee Ave., Durham  www.iNSIDEoUT180.org.

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

MELLOW MUSHROOM - Jazzbeau.  Tuesday, Nov. 12, 8-10p (every Thursday).  310 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill .

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  $8 Cover.  - Live Music with Julia Price Trio.  Friday Nov. 8  8:00-10:30:00pm FREE! Julia Price (flute), Donovan Cheatham (percussions), and Jane Francis (bass) .  - Michael Flowers & John Westmoreland - the Music of Awakening Project.  Saturday Nov. 9 8:30-10:30pm.

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.  Nov. 13 (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night. $8.  - Sunday Brunch.  Sunday, Oct 20, 1:30am - 3pm. Jasmé Kelly plays every Sunday     $15.  - Teresa James & The Rhythm Tramps.  Friday, Nov. 8, 9p. http://www.teresajames.com/index-v2.htm $12 ADV /$15 DOS.  - Ironing Board Sam.  Saturday, Nov. 9,  9p. Ironing Board Sam has amassed a staggering repertoire of both originals and classic blues and R&B songs throughout his fifty-five year professional career. Sam is a showman and invented his “button board” which is actually two keyboards, the main one some.

PINECONE - The Shape Note Sing.  Sunday, Nov. 10 (every 2 Sunday), 2-4p. 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 ROADHOUSE -  39 West Street, Pittsboro NC | Phone: 919-542-2432  http://pittsbororoadhouse.com/.

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.  Nov. 13, (every Wednesday), 6-8:30p.  Legendary tenor singer and former member of The Bluegrass Experience.

TRIANGLE OPERA STUDIOS - Gala concert, "Viva Verdi".  Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013 at 2:00pm at Weaver Auditorium, Triangle Opera Studios’ home, at the Durham School of the Arts, 400 North Duke Street, in downtown Durham.  To commemorate the great Italian composer’s 200th birth year on .  - UNC Process Series: Contemporizing the African American Art Song and Arranged Negro Spiritual • Sopranos Louise Toppin and Marquita Lister collaborate with composers on works in progress • Details at music.unc.edu/events/processseriesNov. 5 - 12.  Hill Hall | CB# 3320  | UNC-CH | Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3320 919.962.1039 http://music.unc.edu Ben Haas.  - UNC Opera Scenes: The Orpheus Diaries.  Friday, Nov. 8. Scholarship Benefit Concert Hill Hall Auditorium    $10 general admission ($5 students, UNC faculty and staff).

 

 

ON STAGE

ARTSCENTER -  300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 | 919-929-2787 http://www.artscenterlive.org [Call/check web for times] .

CARRBORO HIGH SCHOOL - The Penelopiad.  Nov. 7-9 at 7:30 PM each night. by Margaret Atwood. This modern response to Homer's The Odyssey, is a playful and poignant tale of Odysseus' patient wife, Penelope, and her dutiful maids. Auditorium 201 Rock Haven Rd. Carrboro, NC 27510  https://tix.seatyourself.biz/webstore/webstore.html?domain=jagtheatre  $5 for students and $10 for adults, free for CHCCS Faculty/Staff.

DEEP DISH THEATER COMPANY - A Queer Kiss.  Nov. 8 to Nov. 16, Performances begin Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., and Sunday (matinee) at 2 p.m. Deep Dish is located in Chapel Hill's University Mall, on Estes Drive and US 15-501.  , being given its world premiere by the Deep Dish Theater Company  Directed by Artistic Director Paul Frellick, the play continues the company’s thirteenth season at University Mall.  A Queer Kiss follows two high school friends who share a seemingly inno     Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for seniors, with a $2 discount for Wednesday and Thursday shows. Student tickets are $16 for all shows. Wednesday, August 28 is "Cheap Dish Night" – all tickets are $12 (no reservations accepted). Call 919-968-1515.

The Deep Dish Theater announces a slate of , a play by Joel Drake Johnson, playing October 25-November 16 at University Mall. - A conversation with playwright Joel Drake Johnson and the cast.  Sunday, Nov. 10.  - A discussion with Dr. Janie Long, Director of the Duke University Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity.  Thursday evening, Nov. 14.

Durham Arts Council - Broadway & TV star Anita Gillette Supports DAC!  Friday, Nov. 1, 8:00pm. Tony Award Nominated actress Anita Gillette will be bringing her one woman show to Durham Arts Council one night only 120 Morris Street, Durham, NC 27701 919-560-2708 https://www.etix.com/ticket/boxoffice/performanceAction.jsp?performance_id=1757590 Dan Abbott dabbott@durhamarts.org. $25

MANBITESDOG THEATRE -  703 Foster Street.Durham. 919.682.3343. http://www.manbitesdogtheater.org  No reservations needed.   - Measure Back.  Nov. 6 - 9. 8:15p. Created by T. Ryder Smith & Christopher McElroen     $22. 

PLAYMAKERS REPERTORY COMPANY -  Paul Green Theatre in UNC’s Department for Dramatic Art on Country Club Road. -THE TEMPEST by William Shakespeare and METAMORPHOSES by Mary Zimmerman, performed together in rotating repertory Nov 2-Dec 8.   Opening Night is Thursday, Nov. 7 at 7:30pm for THE TEMPEST and Friday, Nov. 8 at 7:30pm for METAMORPHOSES. Reviewers are welcome at any performance beginning Nov. 7.  Previews are Nov 2-6. Please note that there will be back-to-back Opening Nights.  -  200 Cardinal Drive, Suite B, Hillsborough, NC 27278  Reservations: www.joshshopefoundation.org/artforhope. Steve Bailey, 919-526-5287 .

 

OUTINGS/ART

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

ARTISTS AT GOLDEN BELT - Saturday, Nov. 2. 9a - 1p.  401-B Foster Street, Durham, North Carolina  27701 .

BINGO – Nov 14, (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.

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY -  1215 E Franklin St., (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques) 919-636-4557, chapelhillartgallery.com.  - “Mother Nature, Beauty and Whimsy.”.  Nov., Nov. 1 – Nov. 30.  Thurs. – Sun., noon – 6PM.  Kathy’s  new paintings represent Mother Nature in her many forms. Through sharing her work, Kathy hopes her art can take you somewhere, evoke a memory or bring a sense of peace and happiness. Also featured are her Antique Silver Wind Chimes and Garden Art.

CHATHAM HILL WINERY -  http://chapelhillwinecompany.com/ .  - Prepping for the Holidays?  Saturday, Nov. 9th & Sunday, Nov. 10th. Part 1- Confused by what wines to pair with Holiday Meals? This weekend our Resident Sommelier, Steve Simmons, will have several sessions (2 & 4) focusing on the Main Course(s) of the Holiday Meal.  Included in tasting & tour fee of $10.   

CRAVEN ALLEN GALLERY - Beverly McIver: New York Stories.  exhibit thru Dec 28.

DINE OUT AND FIGHT HUNGER - RSVVP - A fundraising event which raises money to support the local hunger relief efforts of the Inter-Faith Council for Social Service (IFC). More than 100 participating restaurants will donate 10 percent of the tab of each meal purchased on RSVVP day toTuesday, Nov. 12,  all day. This is the 25th anniversary of RSVVP which has raised $410,744 for the IFC’s food programs in the past 24 years.  "RSVVP" stands for "Restaurants Sharing 10 Percent" (the Vs are Roman numerals). WHERE: More than 100 participating restaurants throughout Chapel Hill and Carrboro. For a complete list, go to http://www.ifcweb.org/events/rsvvp.

DURHAM SPIRITS CO. -  311 E. Trinity Ave,  27701 425-463-5430 www.DurhamSpiritsCompany.com Katie Coleman katie@durhamspiritscompany.com. $59 - Spanish Nights Cooking Class.  Friday, Nov. 8, 6-8p. Join us for a hands-on cooking class as we learn about Spanish Cuisine and prepare a meal, including paella and several different style traditional tapas. $59 - Fall Soups and Stews.  Sunday, Nov. 10, 1-3 pm. Hands-on cooking class.  In this class we will make several soups and stews inspired by the cool weather and fall garden.     Menu includes: Roasted Sweet Potato and Apple Soup, Potato Soup with Mushrooms and Leeks, White Bean and Kale Soup, Pozole.  $59

DUKE GARDENS -  Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St. (919) 668-1707. gardens.duke.edu. Orla Swift.  - Autumn in the Arboretum.  Friday, Nov. 08, 10:00 AM.  - Seasonal Floral Design: Thanksgiving Table.  Saturday, Nov. 9, 10:00 AM.  - Natural History Discussion Group.  Monday, Nov. 11, 6:30 PM.  - Plants of Distinction: Berries and Seeds for the Birds.  Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2:30 PM.

DURHAM ARTS COUNCIL -  120 Morris Street in downtown Durham 919-560-2708  Lindsay Gordon, artist services manager, lgordon@durhamarts.org.

EMILY EVE WEINSTEIN - Open Studio.  2 weekends: Nov., 2-3 or 9-10, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Twelve months of new paintings are on display, which correspond to the 4th Volume of the 25-Year Book Series. 501 Landerwood Lane, Chapel Hill, NC Emily Weinstein, 919/402-0160-gallery  919/942-2607-studio  WeinsteinArt@gmail.com.

ENO RIVER STATE PARK - For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office - 919-383-1686.   http://www.enoriver.org 919-620-9099 x 207 - Fanny Breeze Hike.  Sat, Nov. 9 , 1p. Join a ranger to visit the ruins of the Breeze homestead.  This is an on/off trail adventure to a special place within the park.  The program is about Fanny Breeze and how she became a legend in this neck of the woods.

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

FRIENDS OF THE SEYMOUR CENTER. - "Roaring 20s" party.  Saturday, Nov. 16, 7pm -11pm. The event will feature wine/beer tastings, heavy hors d'oeuvres, live entertainment, dancing, a silent auction and more. Robert and Pearl Seymour Center (Senior Center), 2551 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill.

GOLDEN BELT ARTS -  807 East Main Street, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 967-7700 http://goldenbeltarts.com/news-events/events/.  - Benefit:  Kidznotes.  Friday, Nov. 15th from 5-6pm with a Kidznotes VIP event.  at the door for this one-hour portion of the evening, 100% of which directly benefits Kidznotes. Each patron will receive a raffle ticket for gifts donated by local area businesses. Free food and d. The Artists at Golden Belt will host the third annual GOOD WORKS Art Sale & Benefit Concert at the Golden Belt studios in downtown Durham. The event will be a fundraiser for Kidznotes, a Durham-based musical education non-profit organization that fights p     Ssuggested donation: $15.

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS - Hours: 11-6 Mon–Th, 11-8 Fri & Sat, 1-4 Sun.  The gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, handcrafted furniture, pottery, mosaics & fiber art.  919-732-7741 or visit www.visithillsboroughnc.com. www.HillsboroughGallery.com .  - Capturing Light” – paintings by Lolette Guthrie and Eduardo Lapetina,  blown glass by Pringle Teetor.   Friday, Nov. 8 from 6-9p, exhibit thru Oct. 10.   610 East Rosemary St., Chapel Hill, NC  27514 (919) 942-7818.

MERCURY STUDIO -  407-A North Mangum Street, Durham NC 27701 919.381.6306.

NC PRIDE PARADE - Occoneechee Mountain By Canoe.  Thurs, Nov. 14, 11a.  Join the Occoneechee ranger to see the mountain by canoe.  We will be canoeing upstream on the Eno River from the Eno Mountain Road bridge to the next bridge at Dimmock’s Mill Road.  We will view Occoneechee Mountain, the old quarry and remains of the rai  (Limit 7).

OPEN EYE CAFE - whimsical November.  Nov. 2nd –Nov. 30th. exhibit featuring works by Cinc Hayes on view  2013. Hayes has created most of his art in a small haunted carriage house located in the heart of downtown Charleston, SC as well as in his studio in Chapel Hill.

ORANGE COUNTY ARTISTS - Open Studio Tour. first two weekends in November: November 2nd & 3rd and November 9th & 10th from 10am-5pm Saturdays and 12pm-5pm Sundays. More than seventy artists will participate in this juried event, opening their studios located throughout Orange County, including Cha  visit the website: www.ocagnc.com or call Ellen Hill 919-942-7578.

PLEIADES GALLERY -    pleiadesartdurham.com Kim Wheaton kim@pleiadesartdurham.com. -Paint the Sky Artists Reception. Friday, Nov. 15, from 6-9p. Third Friday Reception for featured artists Calvin Brett and Kimberly Wheaton.

SCRAP EXCHANGE -  923 Franklin St., Durham, NC  27701 919-688-6960 scrapexchange.org .  -HAUNTED MOON by Jerris Gibbs.  Exhibit thru Nov. 9.  Green Gallery

SPECTRE Arts -  1004 Morning Glory, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 213-1441.  - BULGARIA !  Friday, Nov. 1, 6:30p. A Fairly Dark Faerie Tale. Libretto by Kamara Thomas, Music by Kamara Thomas & Matthew Whyte, Additional songs by Gabriel Berezin, Emily Denton & Suzan Hurtuk   . Wear your costume! - Workshop: Lotions and Tintures.  Saturday, Nov. 9,  1-4p. Hearty lotions for the winter & Tinctures to prevent from winter colds. There is a two-fold intention to the workshops. One is to transfer basic skills in using plants and plant oils for body care products and medicine. The other is to build community and    alicia lange, al@spectrearts.org .

THRU THIS LENS -  4911 Neal Rd Durham, NC 27705 9193838800 http://www.throughthislens.com throughthislens@gmail.com.  - Comparative Figures.  thru Nov. 9. Photographs by Sam Wang and Bill McAllister. This exhibition features work by two artists and educators that have devoted their lives to photography – both inside the classroom and out.

TRIANGLE WEAVERS GUILD - Monthly Meetings, 7p. Triangle Weavers, Inc is a nonprofit corporation providing community outreach and shared learning experiences in weaving, dyeing, basketry, felting, spinning, knitting and surface design. Open monthly meetings feature educational programs given by noted a.

TRIANGLE STAMP CLUB -  Church of the Holy Family, 200 Hayes Road, Chapel Hill, NC   Nan Burby at nanandrayburby@earthlink.net.  - Monthly meeting - Annual NovemberAuction.  Monday, Nov. 11.  Visitors are welcome to come and bid on items.

WASHINGTON DUKE INN -  3001 Cameron Blvd  Durham, NC 27705 (919) 548-1203 http://www.washingtondukeinn.com  $69 Per Person/ $59 Executive Club Members.

WOMANCRAFT GIFTS -  1800 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill NC 27514 Eastgate Shopping Center 919-929-8362. womancraftgifts.com.  - Holiday Ornament Event.  Nov. 8 and 9, from 10am to 7pm. a self-sustaining Chapel Hill cooperative for over 30 years now. Please publish our . All of our artists and artisans create one-of-a-kind holiday ornaments for this weekend, ranging from Santas painted on dried okra by Dale Morgan, to Nora Castillo's fus.