Calendar of Events, April 18 - Thursday, April 24

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 06:50 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

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

ENO RIVER UNITARIAN - 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham. 919-489-2575 web: www.eruuf.org, Sun, 9 - 1, M - Th, 10 - 4.  - River Rhythms! West African Drumming.  Weekly drumming groups meets on Sundays, 7 - 8:30p.  919-644-1335Beginners are welcome! Please contact to reserve a loaner drum. Kathy Hopwood,  kathyhopwood@embarqmail.com  or (919) 644-1335 Free.  - “Remembrance, Reflections, Radiance” an exhibit of photographs by Robert Sotolongo.   at the ERUUF gallery, 4907 Garrett Rd, Durham, 919-489-2575, Sun 9—1,M—Th, 10--4.   The exhibit will be displayed from 4/13 and runs to 5/18.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH - 9112 Bethe Hickory Grove Church Rd. Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 919-929-4491.  - Fitness Ministry.  Apr. 21, Apr. 24, twice weekly, Monday, & Thursday, evenings.  Fitness classes , low & high impact aerobics routines. Calorie burning , exhilarating, & fun.

KOSALA BUDDHIST CENTER - 711 West Rosemary Street, Suite E Carrboro, NC 919-537-9546 Wendy Webber, kosalaepc@gmail.comwww.MeditationInChapelHill.org Free, but donations are appreciated.  - General Meditation Class.  Wednesday, Apr. 23 (every Wednesday), 7-8:30p.  No previous experience necessary.  free/donation.  - Meditation 101.  Tuesday, Apr. 22, (every Tuesday), 7-8:15p.  This class is an introduction to meditation & is perfect for absolute beginners to meditation.  $10 ($8 for students and seniors).

New Jerusalem Baptist Cathedral - Annual Community Day.  Saturday, Apr. 26, 11a -5p . 3405 Danube Lane, (corner of Old Oxford Highway & Danube Lane, Durham, Nc 919-220-7606Activities include a Health Fair, Fun, Food, and Entertainment for all ages. Frances Dancy, fldancy54@yahoo.com Free.

ST. PAUL AME - 101 N. Merritt Mill Road, Chapel Hill NC 27516 (919) 967-3961.   - Dr. Allen Mask.  Wednesday, Apr. 23, 7p.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL - 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 919-942-3540. office@unitedchurch.org.  -Good Friday Taizé Service, April 18, 7.  30 Pm.  Rev. Jenny Shultz Will Lead The Service.  The Chancel Choir Will Sing.  For More Information, Www.Unitedchurch.Org Or 919-942-3540.    www.thelowcounts.com.  - Easter Sunday.  Apr. 20,  7:30a.  Easter Sunrise Service At United Church,.  - Easter Breakfast , April 20, Easter Sunday, 7.  Apr. 20,  7:30a.  - Easter Worship,.  Apr. 20,  8:45a.  - Easter Brunch,.  Apr. 20,  10a.  - Easter Worship, April 20, Easter Sunday, 11a.  - Yard Sale, Chancel Choir, Saturday, Apr. 12, 7:30 - noon. 30 am to Noon Furniture, collectibles, linen, housewares, small appliances, electronics, clothing, toys, books, games, etc, will be available.   - Youth Vesper Worship Service.  Sunday, Apr. 20, (each 1st Sunday) , 5:15p.  Each 1st Sunday of the month at 5:15 pm, the Youth will lead a Sunday evening worship service.  - Spanish Language Worship.  Sunday, Apr. 20, (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.   - Adoración Y Alabanza En Español.  Domingo, Apr. 20., (cada Domingo) 6p.   Iglesia Unida, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, se reune en el sanctuario.  Predicacion por David Mateo y música contemporanea.  Para más información, www.unitedchurch.org o 919-942-3540.   - Taizé Service.  7p.  An ecumenical worship service in the tradition of Taizé, an ecumenical community in Taizé, France, at United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.  It is a quiet, meditative service.   - Monday Noon Book Group.  Monday, Apr. 21, (every Monday) 12noon.  Currently reading The Good Funeral: Death, Grief and the Community of Care.   Bring a bag lunch and join in the conversation.   - Sermon Shaping.  Wednesday, Apr 2, (every Wednesday) 7a.   Join one of the pastors of United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, as a small group looks at the lectionary texts for next Sunday’s worship. We begin at 7 in the morning for approximately one hour in the library. Coffee and tea are  General, $10.00 for Students, Seniors, Military, http://artful.ly/store/events/1636.  - Chancel Choir.  (every) Wednesday,  7:30 pin the Music Room.     .

WHITE ROCK BAPTIST CHURCH - 3400 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707. 919-688-8136.  - Bible Discovery Classes.  Wednesday, Apr. 23, (every Wednesday) 7p.   We are studying  Baptist beliefs; we are using the book, Baptist Beliefs, by E. Y. Mullins as a study guide.  If you have not obtained your copy, please contact the Church Office at 919-688-8136 to do so - the cost is $10.   - Daily Prayer.  Daily, Noonday Prayer is at 12p  in the Moore-Kennedy classroom, and Prayer Meeting is at 6p. in the Sanctuary. Prayer kneelers are placed around the altar for your use for private prayer whenever the church is open.  - Noon Day Prayer.  Wednesday, Apr. 23, (every Wednesday), 12 noon to 1p. 3400 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707 919/688-8136Join us each week for Wednesday prayer services: Noonday Prayer is at 12p  in the Moore-Kennedy classroom Gloria Fuller, gfuller4327@nc.rr.comhttp://whiterockbaptistchurch.org/content.cfm?id=133&category_id=5 Free.

NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUPS - Weekly Meeting.  Addiction is a family disease.  Nar-Anon is a 12-step support group for family and friends of addicts. There are no dues or fees.  Just come to a meeting. http://www.nar-anon.org.  - Weekly Meeting.  Monday, Apr. 21, 8 - 9p (Every Monday). Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915.  - Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Apr. 24, 7-8p (Every Thursday). Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue, Durham.  919-383-4236   .

DEBTORS ANONYMOUS - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Apr. 23, 7p - 8:30p. Trinity Ave. Presbyterian Church, 927 W. Trinity Avenue. Durham, N.C. 27701. corner of Trinity & Gregson. Look for the green "DA" signs and follow the directions. We meet in the Bridal Room, past the Choir Room. Can't get your money right?  Ruining your life?  We can help! (919) 683-3013 (Robin) or (919) 274-7463 (Tom) http://dacarolinas.org/ .

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS - Weekly 12-step meetings.  919-406-9300For anyone with any food/eating issue. No dues, fees, or religious affiliations. Scott Phillips.http://www.triangleoa.org.  - Weekly Meeting.  Friday, Apr. 18, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 10-11:30a. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 10-11a, 10a for newcomers. Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Tuesday, Apr. 22, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Wednesday, Apr. 23, 12-1:30p. Holy Infant Catholic Church, 5000 Southpark, Durham.  - Weekly Meeting.  Thursday, Apr. 24, 12-1:30p. First Presbyterian Church, 305 East Main Street, Durham.

 

 

COMEDY

DSI COMEDY THEATER - Offering performances, classes and workshops. 200 N Greensboro St, Carrboro Offering performances, classes and workshops Call 484-831-5561 Carrie Gorn, carrie@dsicomedy.comhttp://www.dsicomedytheater .

 

DANCE

SUN ASSEMBLY - English Country Dance.  Thursday, Apr. 24, 7:30-9:30p. Freedman Center, Beth-El Synagogue, 1004 Watts St, Durham 919-614-1867All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Pat Petersen, sunassembly@gmail.comhttp://www.sunassembly.org 7.

TRIANGLE SINGLES DANCE CLUB - Weekly Dance.  8p to 830p: Dance Lesson, 8:30p  to 11p: Dance. Northbrook  Country Club, 4905 North Hills Drive, Raleigh, NC 27612   Dances: $5 members, $8 non-members, Annual Membership $25.00.  -   Fri, Apr. 18. Annie Cha Cha, JR Holloway   .

 

 

FARMERS MARKETS

CARRBORO FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market - New Hours!  Saturday, Apr. 19, 9a-Noon. Wed. market, 3-6:30p.  301 W Main St 7 am-noon Saturdays and 3:30-6:30p  Wednesdays 919-280-3326All products come from within a 50-mile radius. http://www.carrborofarmersmarket.com.   - Carrboro Farmers’ Market Celebrates The Abundance Of Spring With Local Chefs Teddy Diggs And Vimala Rajendran, Food Trucks, Extended Saturday Hours And Wednesday Market Opening.

CHAPEL HILL FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 8a-noon (every Saturday). 201 S Estes Dr. 919-533-9496 http://www.thechapelhillfarmersmarket.com .

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 8a - Noon, Wednesday, Market: 3:30 - 6:30p. Durham Central Park, PO Box 1903, Durham, NC 27702-1903 919-667-3099All products come from with in a 70 mile radius. http://www.durhamfarmersmarket.com .

ENO RIVER FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 8a-12 noon. Public Market House, 144 E Margaret Lane, Hillsborough  http://www.enoriverfarmersmarket.com .

FEARRINGTON FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Tuesday, Apr. 22, 4-6p. At Fearrington Village off of 15/501 between Chapel Hill and Pittsboro. For more info, call Eddie Kallam, 919-923-6262.Fresh produce, bread, beef, pork, eggs and pizza using fresh ingredients from a local farm.  Sign up for new weekly newsletter, fearringtonfarmersmarket@gmail.com. http://www.fearrington.com/village/farmersmarket.asp .

HILLSBOROUGH FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 10a-1p. 625 Hampton Point Blvd (Home Depot parking lot), Hillsborough, NC 272728 919-360-5254Seasonal produce, beef, eggs, baked goods and crafts available, as well as eggs, preserves, handmade soaps, marinades and locally raised beef, goat and chicken http://growingsmallfarms.ces.ncsu.edu/growingsmallfarms-fearrington-3/ SOUTH DURHAM FARMERS MARKET - Weekly Market.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 8a - 12noon. 5410 NC 55, Durham (Greenwood Commons Shopping Center) Durham's newest market seeks to connect the community with local farmers by selling seasonal produce, meats, and artisanal foods produced within 50 miles http://www.southdurhamfarmersmarket.org .

SOUTHERN VILLAGE FARMERS’ - Weekly Market.  Thursday, Apr. 24, 3:30 – 6:30p. Market Street,  off U.S. 15-501, Chapel Hill  http://www.southernvillage.com/farmers-market/ .

 

 

FILM

RETRO CLASSICS FILM SERIES - Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St.,  festivals.carolinatheatre.org/retrofantasma.  - Raising Arizona & The Blue Brothers.  Friday, Apr. 18, 7-11:30p.

 

 

KIDS/FAMILY

CITY OF DURHAM -  Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253.  - Durham YouthWork Internship Program Job Fair is set for.  Tuesday, Apr. 22, from 10a to 2p. Holton Career & Resource Center, 401 N. Driver St., Durham. Youth applicants should attend the job fair in business casual attire, bring a black pen and résumés, and come prepared for on-the-spot interviews with potential employers.   - Durham Youth Commission Seeks Applicants.  Deadline to Apply is Apr. 30.   Interested youth are encouraged to download an application from the City’s website at www.DurhamTeenCenter.org. .

CRESSET CHRISTIAN ACADEMY - Shrek the Musical.  Friday, Apr. 25 & May 2, 6p—Dinner Theater / Performance starts at 7p Saturday, Apr. 26 & May 3, 1p—Walk-Thru Duloc (meet the characters/have your picture taken) Saturday, Apr. 26 & May 3, 2p—Theater Matinee Saturday, Apr. 26 & May 3, 7p—Evening Theater. Cresset Christian Academy, 3707 Garrett Road Durham, North Carolina 27707 919-489-2655Shrek, based on the Oscar®-winning DreamWorks film, brings the delightful story of a mild-mannered ogre to life on stage. Allison Leung aleung@signatureagency.comhttp://www.cressetchristian.org/student-life/fine-arts/coming-attractions/ Adults-$10 Students-$5 Seniors-$7 Dinner theater-$18.

CRESSET BAPTIST CHURCH - Yard Sale/Egg Hunt.  Saturday, Apr. 19th 7:00a - 10:30a  Yard Sale, followed by 11a Egg Hunt. 3707 Garrett Rd. Durham, NC 27707 919-656-0932Churchwide Yard Sale followed by Egg Hunt at 11am. Then come back on Sunday April 20th for our Easter Worship Celebration at 10:45am. Michelle Viscuse , mviscuse@aol.comwww.cressetbaptist.org Egg Hunt is free!. 

DURHAM FAMILY THEATRE - Trinity United Methodist Church, 215 N. Church St., downtown Durham, NC (919) 286-5717, Jenny Justicedurhamfamilytheatre.wordpress.com/DFT-classes/ Cost: $125, 10% discount for 2nd child in family enrolled.  - Imagine Flying.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014 – May 3, Times: 10a – 11:15 am.  Ages: 5 – 8.  “Master Storyteller” (Boston Globe), Jenny Justice leads the young actors in creating stories with material from fun flying dreams, modern super heroes & traditional folktales. Summer Theatre Camps 2014 - Teen Internships Available.  Durham Family Theatre has 4-5 teaching assistant positions available for each camp session. We are looking for teens that are interested in all aspects of theatre and enjoy working with elementary aged children. (You can apply for as many camp sessions as.  - A Play A Day #1 - June 9 – 13.  - Children’s Theatre Camp #1 - June 16 – June 29.  – DFT Teen Theatre Conservatory 2014.  July 7 – 26,  9:00 a – 3:00 p plus two evening performances. Monday – Friday (Public performances on final Friday and Saturday nights of the conservatory). Trinity Avenue Presbyterian Church, corner of Gregson St. & Trinity Ave., downtown Durham, NC AGES: 12 – 18 years Jenny Justice (MFA, theatre, Boston University; MDiv, Harvard) $375 (SCHOLARSHIPS are available!).  -Children’s Theatre Camp #2 - July 28 – August 9.  - A Play A Day #2 – August 11 – 15.  - TIMES: Monday – Friday from 8:45 a – 3p ; public performances on last two.

 

 

LECTURES/FORUMS/LITERARY

3D Women Fundraiser.  Saturday, Apr. 19, Bevello clothing boutique, 142 E. Franklin St. Chapel Hill, NC 27514.

BULL’S HEAD BOOKSHOP, UNC campus. Call 919-962-5066. - 100 Pettigrew Hall, Suite 100, Campus Box 3152 919-962-1509, ccjs@unc.edu jewishstudies.unc.edu.  - John Kasson.  Wednesday, Apr. 23, 3:30p.  The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s America  .

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

CITY OF DURHAM - Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253  -Fair Housing Education Day.  Monday, Apr. 28 at noon. at W.G. Pearson Elementary School, 3501 Fayetteville Street ·    Discrimination and diversity exercises for fifth-grade students sponsored by the City’s Human Relations Division.  - NxLeveL Business Workshops. Historic Parrish Street Forum, 108 West Parrish Street, Durham, N.C. 27701 Six Consecutive Tuesdays - April 15, 22, 29 and May 6, 13, 20, 2014 from 9 a.m. to noonOffered for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs  $199 Registration Fee; April 11th Registration Deadline.  - National Community Development Week Proclamation.  Monday, Apr. 21 at 7 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers, 101 City Hall Plaza.  Mayor Bell will officially declare the week of April 21-26, 2014 as National Community Development Week in Durham, and urge all residents to take special note of the observances being held to showcase projects and programs supported by CDBG and HOME funds.  - Featured Urgent Repair Project.  Tuesday, Apr. 22 at 11 a.m.,1113 Fiske St.   The City’s Community Development Department will feature a $6,712 urgent repair project that provided a roof replacement and reconnected fallen heat ducts.   - Featured Housing for New Hope Project.  Wednesday, Apr. 23 at 10 a.m., Housing for New Hope Williams Square Facility, 501 E. Carver St.   An informational overview of Housing for New Hope and their Rapid Re-Housing Program will be presented by Executive Director Terry Allebaugh and program staff, followed by families, who have gone through this program, telling their stories and sharing the.  - Fair Housing & Sustainability Conference.  Thursday, Apr. 24 from 8:30a  to 12:30p , The Cotton Room, 807 E. Main St., Building 2.  The conference, sponsored by the Fair Housing Project of Legal Aid of North Carolina; the City of Durham Human Relations Division; the North Carolina Justice Center; the North Carolina Housing Finance Agency; the Center for Responsible Lending; and Self-H.  - Urban Ministries of Durham Service Project & Tour.  Friday, Apr. 25 from 8 a.m. to 9:40 a.m., 410 Liberty St.   City officials, staff, and volunteers will assist with breakfast service and bagged lunch preparation at Urban Ministries’ downtown facility and then take part in a brief tour of the recent upgrades to the facility, supported in part with a $65,000 City i.  - Duke University Homebuyer’s Club at The Bungalows at Southside.  Friday, Apr. 25 at noon, Fargo and South Streets.  Members of Duke University’s Homebuyers Club will tour model homes at The Bungalows at Southside to learn more about Southside’s newest neighborhood and how the City supports homeownership in this community.   - Habitat for Humanity Rehabilitation Project.  Saturday, Apr. 26 from 8:30 to 11:30a , 2010 Ashe St.   Volunteers will kick off a housing rehabilitation project for a low-income homeowner. The City provides funding to Habitat for a variety of housing uses, including acquisition of houses to be rehabilitated into ownership opportunities, costs of materials.

DURHAM CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU - 101 E Morgan Street (919) 680-8310 Minerva Councilwww.durham-nc.com | minerva@durham-cvb.com.  - Tourism Development Authority Meeting.  Apr. 22, 3:00-4:30p.  - Durham's Annual Tribute Luncheon.  Wednesday, Apr. 23, 2013, 11:30a –1:00p. The Durham Convention Center.

DUKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL - Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 North Roxboro Road, Durham, NC 27704, Private Dining Room C 919 403-4DRH.  - Weight Loss Surgery Support Group.  Tuesday, Apr. 22, 6p.  A weight loss surgery support group to facilitate discussion on topics related to adjustment before and after weight loss surgery.

LUPUS FOUNDATION - Support Group.  Wednesday, Apr. 23, 6:00-7:30p. Wilson Parlor, First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main Street, Durham, N.C. 27701 Contact the LFANC at patientservices@lupusnc.org or at 877-849-8271, ext. 2. For more information, visit www.lupusnc.org.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.

NC WRITER’S NETWORK – DURHAM COUNTY - Durham Voices Creative Writing Group.  Tuesday, Apr. 22, (1st and 3 Tuesday, of every month), 6-8:30p .  Hayti Heritage Center,  804 Old Fayetteville St. Durham, NC 27701 919-295-0176Adults of all experience levels welcome!.  - Third Fridays With The Hinge.  Friday, Apr. 18, Third Friday, of every month, 6- 9p.  Eric Martin will host a casual social hour as part of Durham’s Third Fridays. Sponsored by the Hinge Literary Center. 305 E. Chapel Hill St. – Ste. 215.

SENIOR PHARMASSIST - “Welcome to Medicare” seminar.  Tuesday, Apr. 22, 3-5 p.m. in the theatre at the Durham Center for Senior Life, 406 Rigsbee Ave.

SHARED LEARNING ASSOCIATION -   Alice Parsons, amparson@uci.eduhttp://sharedlearningchapelhill.com.  - What's in a Name?  Friday, Apr. 25, 11a -12:15p. Celebration Assembly of God Church, 113 Weaver Dairy Rd., Chapel Hill (919) 642-0606Historical linguist Dr. Stuart Solomon will discuss naming practices in Europe and North America, concentrating on the origins, history, etymology, and demographics of personal names.

TISQA - (Triangle Information Systems Quality Association) Monthly meeting.  Thursday, Apr. 24.  Doors open at 6p and presentation begins at 6:30p.  Tickets are $5 for students, $7 for Friends of the ArtsCenter, and $10 for adults. "Career Growth for Test Leads and QA Professionals." Laura Rose will be speaking on taking the next step from the future of the Testing Industry in general – to your individual career path in Testing.  If testing is changing, what does that mean for profe Cheryl Klein,Signup through the TISQA meetup site before 4/23. http://www.meetup.com/softwaredev-117/events/150771482/ TISQA members are free; non-members are $5; First meeting is free.  

 

 

MUSIC

2ND WIND - 118 E. Main St. Downtown Carrboro. 919-967-7922 http://2ndwindofcarrboro.com/ All of our shows are free and start at 10pm unless otherwise posted.   - Bluegrass Night-  from 10-1am.  Wednesday, Apr. 23, 10p-1a. (every Wednesday).  - 2 fer- acoustic eclectic.  Thursday, Apr. 24, 7:30-9p (every Thursday).  - Apr. 22, May 13 at 9p.

ARTSCENTER - 300-G East Main St - Carrboro, NC 27510 919-929-2787 http://www.artscenterlive.org .

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

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

BLUE NOTE GRILL - 4125 Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard, Durham, NC 27707 Offering hickory smoked BBQ & Ribs along with live music. Nothing fancy here just good food and music in a cozy atmosphere.   - Ben Palmer's Jazz Jam with Dot Combo.  Apr. 21, (every Monday), 7-10p.  See and hear some of the best jazz musicians in the triangle every Monday night.  No cover!  - Open Blues Jam with Butch Haas & Co.   Apr. 22 (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, Apr. 18, 6-8p.

CAROLINA THEATRE - 309 West Morgan St., Durham, NC 919-560-3030 Aaron Bare, aaron@carolinatheatre.org.  - Art of Cool Festival.  Apr. 25 & 26.  919.806.6084 Cicely Mitchell Art of Cool , theartofcoolproject@gmail.com .

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/ .

DPAC - 123 Vivian St.  919-680-2787Durham Performing Arts Center http://www.dpacnc.com.  - An Evening of Extraordinary Food & Wine.  Thursday, Apr. 24 at 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.   Benefits the Durham Branch of the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina.

DUKE DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC - Room 101, Mary Duke Biddle Music Building, Duke University, Durham. 919-684-4444 Photos for all events are online with the event listing at http://calendar.duke.edu.music.duke.edu Free. -Tuesday, Apr. 22, 7p.  Nelson Music Room, East Duke Building, Duke University Free admission.  Info: 919-660-3333 or http://music.duke.edu  .

DURHAM JAZZ WORKSHOP - 4608 L Industry Lane, Durham, 27713  tickets.duke.edu $5.  - JAZZ JAM every Sunday.  Sunday, Apr. 20, 7p. 

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

HAW RIVER BALLROOM - 1711 Sax-Beth Church Road, Saxapahaw NC 27340.  http://www.hawriverballroom.com

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

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

OPEN EYE CAFE - 101 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro. 919-968-9410 http://www.openeyecafe.com. .

OASIS - In Carr Mill, 200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, NC 27510 (919) 904-7343 http://www.OasisInCarrMill.com .

THE ORIGINAL Q SHACK - .  Open: Mon - Thurs. 11a- 9 p; Fri - Sat: 11a- 10p. 2510 University Drive, Durham 919.402.4227  No cover.  

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE - Greenwood Commons Shopping Center, 5410-Y N.C. 55, Durham. 361-2222, http://www.papamojosroadhouse.com. $8 Adv/$10 Dos.  - Brett Chambers and the Usual Suspects.  Apr. 23 (every Wednesday night) with a great open mic night.     $3.

PINECONE - The Shape Note Sing.  Sunday, Apr. 20 (every 2 Sunday), 2-4p. First Presbyterian Church in Durham, 311 E Main St. These sessions are free and open to the public to join in or to sit back and observe! Read more  .

THE ROOST - .  Friday, Apr. 18, 5-8 pm.   Tommy Edwards returns to the Roost at Fearrington Village, No cover. Please call 919.542.1239 or visit www.fearrington.com for information.   - The Leroy Savage Group.  Apr. 23, (every Wednesday), 6-8:30p .   Legendary tenor singer and former member of The Bluegrass Experience, (including most often, “Greenie” Marley, Jason Beverley, Donnie Evans, Jim Watson, Tommy Edwards and others)  .

SHAKORI HILLS COMMUNITY ARTS CENTER - Silk Hope, NC  www.hoppinjohn.org.   - 12th Annual Spring GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance.  Thursday, Apr. 24 to Sunday, Apr. 20,.  feature more than 50 bands and performers on two big outdoor stages, a large Dance Tent, and an intimate Cabaret Tent. Located on 72 beautiful farmland acres at 1439 Henderson Tanyard Road in Silk Hope, North Carolina, just down the road from Chapel Hill, More info at http://www.shakorihillsgrassroots.org .

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

UNC DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC -  (919) 962-1039 Ben Hasshttp://music.unc.edu.  - Electroacoustic Music Recital •.  Tuesday, Apr. 22,  7:30p. Person Recital Hall.  - UNC Percussion Ensemble.  Thursday, Apr. 24,  7:30p. Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall.  - UNC Baroque Ensemble.  Friday, Apr. 25, 8:00p. Person Recital Hall.

 

 

ON STAGE

COMMON GROUND THEATRE - Common Ground Theatre, 4815-B Hillsborough Rd., Durham (919) 698-3870A performance and teaching space located in west Durham, offering performing arts and educational groups a flexible, well-equipped alternative space. Rachel Klemhttp://cgtheatre.com/events rachel@cgtheatre.com.  - Amadeus.  Apr. 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, 12 at 8p NEW: Apr. 20 at 2p.  bursts with decadence, intrigue, and Mozart's music. It is a tale of power, jealousy, and a war between man and God. Antonio Salieri, the most powerful composer of his time, is confronted with the crude and infantile genius of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, who www.amadeusdurham.com $15-General Admission.

DISPUTE SETTLEMENT CENTER - 8th annual wine tasting fundraiser.  Thursday, Apr. 24th, 5:30p. Southern Season cooking school, University Mall, Chapel Hill To raise money for the center’s youth programs.

NCCU THEATRE - Orange High School in Hillsborough.  orangecommunityplayers@gmail.com Advance tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for seniors and students and may be purchased at ocpnc.com.   - The Bluest Eye.  Apr. 18, 12, 18, 19 at 8p /Apr. 20, 20 at 2p. Farrison-Newton Communications Bldg. 1801 Fayetteville St., Durham, NC 919-530-6242Based on the novel by Toni Morrison, this 1940's story captures a young African American girl's desire for self worth and spiritual vitality. Asabi Howard, smhoward@nccu.edu $10 - General Admission/ $5 Students & Seniors. 

PLAYMAKERS REPERTORY COMPANY - Paul Green Theatre in UNC’s Department for Dramatic Art on Country Club Road on the UNC campus.   - “Table Talk”.  Apr. 24, 7-9:30p at. City Kitchen,  201 S. Estes Dr. in conjunction with PlayMakers’ upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim’s ASSASSINS (onstage April 2-20).   - “Assassins”.  Apr. 2-20, Performances: 7:30p nightly, except Mondays. 2p Sundays and Saturdays, Apr. 19 and 19. Previews: Apr. 2, 3, 4. Opening Night: Apr. 19.   music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by John Weidman, based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr.,directed by Mike Donahue  Tickets start at $15.  - “Hold These Truths” by Jeanne Sakata will be performed April 23-27.   Wednesday, Apr. 23 - Sunday, Apr. 27.

 

 

OUTINGS/ART

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

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

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

AUTISM SPEAKS - Triangle Walk Now for Autism Speaks.  Apr. 26, 8:30a  until noon. The walk begins at 10a .  Duke University East Campus. The world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization presents a fundraising and awareness event. There will be free kids' activities and entertainment throughout the day. For more information visit www.walknowforautismspeaks.org/triangle or contact Lauren Kidder at lauren.kidder@autismspeaks.org. .

BINGO - .  Apr. 24, (every Thursday night) from 6:45p - 10p. American Legion Post 007, 406 E. Trinity Avenue, Durham, NC 27701 If you enjoy being with people and play BINGO. The American Legion Post 7 is the place to be.  The proceeds go back into the community helping the veterans at the VA hospital, boys oratorical, American Legion Junior Baseball and others .

BOWBARR - 705 W Rosemary St. Carrboro.   - Earth to Carroboro.  Sunday, Apr. 27, 1p -5p. Bowbarr 705 W Rosemary St. Carrboro, NC Plant and vegan bake sale.  - WELP An art show.  Opening reception will be held on Friday, Apr. 18 7p. at Bowbarr: 705 W Rosemary St Carrboro NC 27510 at An exciting group art show featuring photography, paintings, drawings, collage, and screenprinting by 30 + artists from Chapel Hill, Baltimore, DC, Richmond, Austin, Chicago, and NYC. Curated by Edward Max Fendley.

BULL CITY ARTS COLLABORATIVE - 401-B Foster Street Durham, NC Hours: Fridays 11-2 and by appt at 775 843 4929 www.bullcityarts.org.  - TESTIFY, Photographs by Roger May A Visual Love Letter to Appalachia.  Exhibit: Apr. 1 — May 30, Third Friday Open Studios  Friday, Apr. 18; 6–9p , Reception  Friday, May 16; 6–9p.

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

CAROLINA MOUNTAIN DULCIMERS - Monthly Meeting.  Thursday, Apr. 24, 7 p.m. Carol Woods Retirement Community in Chapel Hill 919-929-5359.Beginners, experts, and all stringed instruments welcome.  For more information and directions, contact Shirley Ray at ShirleyRay@aol.com or 919-929-5359. Shirley Ray at ShirleyRay@aol.com ShirleyRay@aol.com.

CEDAR CREEK GALLERY - 46th Annual Spring Pottery & Glass Festival.  Friday, Apr. 18, 2014 from 6p -10p (Opening Night). 1150 Fleming Road, Creedmoor, NC  27522  

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY - 1215 E Franklin St., (between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques) 919-636-4557, chapelhillartgallery.com.  - “Leaving Winter, Welcoming Spring”.  Opening Reception, Apr. 18, 6 – 9p Gallery open, Thurs – Sun, noon – 6p.  The members of the gallery shake off the chill of winter with works depicting the warmth and new growth of Spring.  Members of the Orange County Art Guild will be exhibiting in April and will participate in the Second Friday Art Walk. 

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

DURHAM CENTRAL PARK - Durham Craft Market.  Saturdays Apr.- November 8 a to noon.  Central Park, 501 Foster Street, Durham, NC. (919) 794-8194 http://durhamcentralpark.org/ .

CITY OF DURHAM -  Amy Blalock, (919) 560-4123 x 11253.  - Durham E-Waste Recycling & Shredding.  Saturday, Apr. 26, 8a - 2p. Durham County Memorial Stadium, 750 Stadium Dr. 27704 Free & Convenient Event Kicks Off Earth Day Weekend  .

DURHAM PARKS & REC - Jessica Leff at 919-471-1623, option 2, or Jessica.leff@durhamnc.gov. - Herbal Resilienc:   This workshop will focus on how herbal medicine was used by enslaved people in NC. The participants will learn what herbs were used and what they were used for.  Saturday, Apr. 19 from 1p - 4p. West Point on the Eno Park,  5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham.   COST: $12 (City resident); $17 (Non-city resident). Advance registration required.  

DUKE GARDENS -  919-668-6451 Orla Swift, Director of Marketing & Communications,gardens.duke.edu.  - Traditional Japanese Tea Gathering.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 10:45a - 12p.  - Traditional Japanese Tea Gathering.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 1p - 2:15p.  - Nature Ranger Cart.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 1p - 3p.  - Exploration Station.  Saturday, Apr. 19, 1p - 3p.  - Plant Propagation: Cuttings.  Tuesday, Apr. 22, 10:30a - 12p.  Course meets for 2 sessions.  - Durham Garden Forum: Plants and Preservation.  Tuesday, Apr. 22, 6:30p - 8p.  - Improving Photo Quality.  Thursday, Apr. 24, 6:30p - 8:30p.  Course meets for 6 sessions.  - Plant Propagation: Cuttings.  Tuesday, Apr. 22, 10:30a - 12p.  Course meets for 2 sessions.  - Durham Garden Forum: Plants and Preservation.  Tuesday, Apr. 22, 6:30p - 8p.  - Improving Photo Quality.  Thursday, Apr. 24, 6:30p - 8:30p.  Course meets for 6 sessions  .

ENO GALLERY - 100 South Churton St. Hillsborough NC 27278 gallery 919-883-1415 http://www.enogallery.net .

WEST POINT ON ENO - West Point on the Eno Park, 5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham. 919-471-1623, option 2Most of the workshops take place at West Point on the Eno Park, 5101 North Roxboro Road, Durham. Jessica Leff, Jessica.leff@durhamnc.gov .

ENO RIVER STATE PARK -  For directions, reservations and additional information, please call the park office - 919-383-1686. 919-620-9099 x 207http://www.enoriver.org .

FRANK GALLERIES - #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.   919-732-7741 or visit www.visithillsboroughnc.com.The gallery is owned & operated by 22 artists www.HillsboroughGallery.com.  - Flights of Fancy. Hours: 10-6 Monday – Thursday, 10-8 Friday & Saturday, 12-4 Sunday. 121 N. Churton St. Hillsborough, NC. 919-732-5001. Kiln-formed glass by Susan Hope, paintings by Eduardo Lapetina, photography by Eric Saunders. The show runs through April 20th. Founded in 2006, the gallery is owned by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned  .

MORRISVILLE CoC - Morrisville Chamber of Commerce,  260 Town Hall Drive, Ste. A, Morrisville.   - Coffee and Connections networking event.  Thursday, Apr. 24, from 7:30a  to 8:30a  at the.  - Knowledgeable Network of Women Luncheon.   Thursday, Apr. 24, from 11:30a  to 1p   Lenovo, located at 1009 Think Place, Morrisville. Sherida McMullan, consumer and marketing manager with Intel and member of the Triangle Business Journal's class of 2012 Top 40 under 40, will speak of “The Art of Giving Back.”  .

NAACP - 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27609 919-664-6795 http://www.ncartmuseum.org .

NORTHGATE MALL - Center Court located at 1058 West Club Boulevard in Durham. (919) 260-5375.  - Musical Saturday at Northgate Mall.  Saturday, Apr. 12, Visitors to the mall can relax and enjoy student performances scheduled every half hour.   Durham Music Teachers Association Presents PLAYATHON  Student Musicians in Performance to Support Scholarship Program.

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

ORANGE COUNTY ARTISTS -  visit the website: www.ocagnc.com or call Ellen Hill 919-942-7578.   - 2014 Spring Tour of Orange County Artists Guild.  Saturday, Apr. 12  10a -5p, Sunday, Apr 13,  Noon-5p.  About 20 artists from Orange Co. NC will open up their studios to the public, showing and selling painting, pottery, fabric, prints, jewelry, glass art and mixed media. www.orangecountyartistsguild.com.

PLEIADES GALLERY - 109 E Chapel Hill St  Durham, NC 27701 (919) 797-2706 Kim Wheaton kim@pleiadesartdurham.com.  - Local Flavor: A Celebration of Durham.  Reception Friday, Apr. 18, 6-9 pm.  "Local Flavor" is about unique and wonderful things in Durham: authentic, quirky, gritty, home-grown, tasty, innovative. It is the blend of spirit and spices that make the city such an exceptional place. Kim Wheaton kim@pleiadesartdurham.com.

SCRAP EXCHANGE - 923 Franklin St., Durham, NC  27701 919-688-6960 scrapexchange.org.  - “Friends and Family”.  A reception Friday, Apr. 18, from 6-9p.  Music by Tiny House and a reading by local poets Hugh Giblin, Martha Dill, Preston Martin and Arnie Johanson.

through May 10. Green Gallery receptions are free to the public and held in conjunction with Third Friday Durham activities.

THRU THIS LENS - 303 East Chapel Hill Street, Durham, NC 27701 Roylee Duvall, 919.687.0250 throughthislens@gmail.comhttp://www.throughthislens.com.  - Winners on Display from the Will Grossman Memorial Photo Competition.  Works by more than 50 local photographers are on display at Through This Lens gallery. This exhibition is community based event featuring photographs of People, Places and Things in North Carolina. The works will be on display through May 10, 2014.

TRIANGLE WEAVERS GUILD - .  Monthly Meetings, 7p. 7PM at Seymour Center, 2551 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill, NC (919-968-2070) 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.  - Lynn Pownell, local artist and weaver.  Presenting Glencoe Textile Mill Village – Then and Now a history of the Piedmont textile industry and the history of Glencoe Village located in Alamance County.   Thursday, Apr 24, 7p.  

TYNDALL GALLERIES - University Mall, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 919-942-2290 http://www.tyndallgalleries.com/.  - Jane Filer.  Opening Reception, Saturday, Apr. 19, 7 – 9p with Andy Coats on Blues Guitar.  Exhibit: Mar. 13 – Apr. 19.  The Blue Earth, new paintings  .

UNC LIBRARIES -  919-493-6699 Liza Terll, Friends of the Library Free and open to the public.  - Gallery Tour: Imagining the U.S. Civil War, 1861-1900.  Thursday, Apr. 24, 5p Reception, 5:30p Program. | Melba Remig Saltarelli Exhibit Room, Wilson Library   .

WOMANCRAFT GIFTS - New Location!. 370 E.Main St, Suite 170, Carrboro, NC 27510 919-939-3300 www.womancraftgifts.com. .

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