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‘Come Out and Play’ Sculpture Show at JimGin Farm
Sculptures of many media and form, created by over 80 artists, will dot the landscape of this 17-acre horse farm. Details: Saturday, Sept. 8, 3 p.m.-dark. Free admission. JimGin Farm, 150 Wild Horse Run, Pittsboro. comeoutandplay.info.
‘Achromatopsia Panacea,’ Paintings by William Paul Thomas, Reception, at Preservation Chapel Hill
‘Louisiana Trail Riders,’ Reception and Artist’s Talk
‘Journey: Paintings & Sculpture,” Reception, at Horse & Buggy Press and Friends
‘In Transit: Arts & Migration Around Europe,’ Exhibit Opening and Gallery Talk
Details: Thursday, Sept. 13, 6-7 p.m. The Nasher Museum of Art, Duke University, 2001 Campus Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2wugdo7.
‘With Us Comes the Parallax,’ Opening Reception and Artists Talks
Featuring fourteen award-winning artists representing six countries and eight states. Details: Thursday, Sept. 13, 7-8:30 p.m. The Stone Center, UNC, 150 South Road, Chapel Hill. unc.live/2Pkrtur.
Taj Mahal Trio w/ Jontavious Willis
Fridays on the Front Porch w/ Counterclockwise
Meadowmont Music Series - ‘String Beings’
Details: Friday, Sept. 7, 6 p.m. Meadowmont Village, 300 Meadowmont Village Circle, Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2JZUV6f.
Brightleaf Summer Concert Series - ‘Smile’
No outside food, drinks or coolers. Details: Friday, Sept. 7, 7-9 p.m. Free. Brightleaf Square, 905 W. Main St., Durham. 919-682-9229.
Friday After Hours at Weaver Street Market w/ Alex Weiss
Details: Friday, Sept. 7, 5-7 p.m. Weaver Street Market, 716 Market St., Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2PnaMhW.
Duke Street Dogs
Sayr, Illanthropy, Ives
Zoltar’s Fortune, Rude Dude and The Creek Freaks
Foxing, Ratboys, Kississippi
Jim Ketch Swingtet
Hardworker, Charles Latham, Nathan Evans Fox
Details: Saturday, Sept. 8, 7:30 p.m. Free; donations welcome. Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse, 2700 N. Roxboro St., Durham. bit.ly/2rOGQAW.
ohGr, Lead into Gold, Omniflux
Tim Barry, Roger Harvey, Julie Karr
Hectorina, Purple Skies, Jphono1
Spaceman Stuu, Stephen Jailon, Steezie, Buddha
Jason Foureman/Stephen Anderson Duo
Dave Hedeman & The Gone Ghosts w/ Deltoid
Sandra Cotton, mezzo-soprano; Catherine Hamner, piano
Romantic Highs: Songs of Love and Loss by Strauss, Wolf, and Marx; with remarks by Professor Bryan Gilliam. Details: Sunday, Sept. 9, 2 p.m. Nelson Music Room, Duke University, 1304 Campus Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2PbAvcU, 919-660-3300.
Sunday Music on the Village Green - ‘The Heart of Carolina Jazz Orchestra’
Sundays in Hillsborough Concert Series - ‘Shoaldiggers’
Details: Sunday, Sept. 9, 2-5 p.m. Old County Courthouse Lawn, 106 East Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. bit.ly/2wnecJM.
Cosmic Country Band
Maimouna Youssef, The Jondoe
Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern
Remo Drive, Field Medic, Prince Daddy & the Hyena
Rose Thomas Bannister and The Filthy Unbelievers, Elvis Division
The Saintseneca, Black Belt Eagle Scout
Jazz Night with The Basic Unit
Hot Snakes, Jacuzzi Boys, Dead Pets
Jason Moran & The Bandwagon
Austin Piazzolla Quintet
Leroy Savage & The Bottom Feeders
A Different Thread, Chessa Rich, Dreams of Loss and Light
Andrea and Mud, Lester Coalbanks and The Seven Sorrows
Friday Jazz Series at Cuban Revolution
Saturday Cool Jazz at Cuban Revolution
Sunday Music on the Patio at Cuban Revolution
The Leroy Savage Group
Details: Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. The Original Q Shack, 2510 University Drive, Durham. 919-402-4227.
Details: Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m. Free. Northgate Mall, 1058 West Club Blvd., Durham. 919-286-4400.
Latin Jam Dance
Popular Latin dances such as Mambo, Salsa, Cha Cha, Merengue, and more will be taught. Experienced and non-experienced participants encouraged to attend; no partner necessary. Details: Friday, Sept. 7, 7:30-9 p.m. $3. Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. 919-918-7364.
Live music with Ted Ehrhard, David DiGiuseppe, and Dean Herington. Sponsored by the Triangle Country Dancers. Details: Sunday, Sept. 9, Beginner Lesson 3:30 p.m.; Dance 4-6 p.m. $10 donation requested. No partner/experience is needed. Please wear soft-soled shoes. Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. www.tcdancers.org.
Square Dance with The Hoppin’ Johnnies
Caller will be Nancy Mamlin. Part of the 12th Annual Hoppin’ John Fiddlers’ Convention. Details: Thursday, Sept. 13, 7 p.m. Free. Shakori Hills, 1439 Henderson Tanyard Road, Pittsboro. bit.ly/2MAqskQ, 919-542-1746.
English Country Dance
Live music. Sponsored by Sun Assembly English Country Dancers. All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Details: Thursday, Sept. 13, Beginners’ lesson 7:15 p.m. Dance 7:30-9:30 p.m. $7. Reality Center, 916 Lamond Ave., Durham. sunassembly.org, 919-683-9672.
Sunday Salsa Social
Social Dance Classes for LGBTQ & Allies
Swing, Ballroom, Latin, Country & Freestyle Dances. Couples and singles welcome. Details: Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Drop-In-Pay-What-You-Can. Spanky’s Restaurant & Bar, Upstairs, 101 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. Info: 760-580-0116.
Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy Night at Durty Bull
Dr. Jordan Peterson w/ Special Guest Dave Rubin
Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood at Playmakers
Outdoor Movie on the Village Green - ‘West Side Story’
Movie follows a 7 p.m. performance by Footnotes Tap Ensemble. Blankets, low chairs & coolers permitted (no glass). Details: Saturday, Sept. 8, 8 p.m. $5. Village Green, Southern Village, 400 Market St., Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2opepZh, 919-933-4422.
Film Screening - Ephraim Asili: Diaspora Suite
Featuring films “Forged Ways”; “American Hunger”; “Many Thousands Gone”; “Kindah”; and “Fluid Frontiers.” Q&A to follow with Ephraim Asili. Details: Tuesday, Sept. 11, 7-9 p.m. Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater, Duke University, 2020 Campus Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2LLvV3j.
Film Screening - Afro-Futurism
Three short films: “Invocation for José Antonio Aponte: Lámina 26”; “Black Star: Rebirth Is Necessary”; and “The Last Angel of History”; in anticipation of the opening of the “Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom” exhibit. Details: Wednesday, Sept. 12, 7-9 p.m. Full Frame Theater, American Tobacco Campus, Blackwell St., Durham. bit.ly/2NsoFLi.
Oktoberfest at Bull McCabe’s
Family-friendly; song; dance; music with The Mountain Top Polka Band; food; beer. Details: Saturday, Sept. 8, 2-10 p.m. No cover charge. Bull McCabe’s Irish Pub, 427 W. Main St., Durham. bit.ly/2oFDQ8S, 919-682-3061.
Cups for Carnivores Fundraiser
Enjoy art created by lions, tigers, binturongs in the galleries; silent and live auction; hors d'oeuvres. One-drink ticket include in price. Proceeds benefit Conservator’s Center. Details: Saturday, Sept. 8, 7-11 p.m. $18 person/$30 couple. Reed’s Coffee & Art, 116 W. Clay St., Mebane. Tickets: bit.ly/2MnRdZ0.