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August 2016

Be Loud! ’16

August 26 - August 27
Cat’s Cradle,
300 E Main St
Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Proceeds benefitting the Be Loud! Sophie Foundation. FRIDAY, AUGUST 26TH Doors Open 7:30pm, Music Starts 8pm The English Beat Diali Cissokho and Kaira Ba I Was Totally Destroying It After-Party in the Cat’s Cradle BackRoom with Perfect Kiss: 80’s Dance with DJ Fifi Hi-Fi (Sarah Honer) and DJ Bug Spray (Mac McCaughan) SATURDAY, AUGUST 27TH Doors Open 7:30pm, Music Starts 8pm Preeesh! Hobex Chris Stamey’s Occasional Shivers (Preeesh! features members of The Pressure Boys, Ben Folds Five, The Sex Police and…

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$15

Draw the Circle

August 27
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Daily until August 28, 2016
Center for Dramatic Art, UNC Campus,
150 Country Club Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The one-man show will be presented Aug. 24-28 as the first play in PlayMakers’ PRC² series, the theater’s topic-driven second stage format in which each performance is followed by artist-audience discussion. “Draw the Circle” joins “De Profundis” (Jan. 11-15, 2017) and “Mr. Joy” (April 26-30, 2017) in the upcoming PRC² lineup. “Draw the Circle” is the funny and deeply moving story of a bewildered immigrant Muslim family coming to terms with a child who defies their expectations of what it…

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Free

ReStore Back-To-School Savings Event

August 27
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until August 31, 2016
Habitat for Humanity Durham ReStore,
Durham
NC, NC 27707 United States
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While you were busy enjoying summer, school season has been waiting in the wings to ambush you with an extensive list of things you need to furnish your new apartment or house. Do not worry...the Habitat ReStore has got you covered! The Habitat for Humanity Restore of Durham and Orange Counties is here to save the day (and your budget) with back-to-school discounts on gently-used furniture, appliances, home goods and more! For the month of August, show us your student…

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Gigantic Yard Sale – University UMC

August 27 @ 7:30 am - 1:00 pm
University United Methodist Church,
150 E Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The annual University UMC yard sale engages the community, enabling individuals to purge, recycle and simplify living environments while allowing us to work together on a common cause during sale week. The yard sale provides clothes and basic household items for local neighbors in need, who can buy for their families at low prices. Proceeds go to missions groups which provide housing, food and support for the poor, assistance to victims of domestic violence, aid to the mentally ill, and support to…

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free

The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market

August 27 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until November 19, 2016
Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market,
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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chapel hill farmers market

The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market was founded in 2008 by local farmers, for local farmers. We are a truly local market that supports farmers and artisans within a 60 mile radius of Chapel Hill to offer fresh, quality farm and artisanal products year round. The market is vendor run and operated so every dollar spent helps support our local economy.  We are dedicated to educating consumers about the nutritional, environmental, and economic value of buying local, sustainably-produced farm products. The…

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Free

Saturday Storytimes

August 27 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day
Orange County Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Ln
Hillsborough , NC 27278 United States

Drop by either the Carrboro Branch Library or the Main Library in Downtown Hillsborough. Join our librarians for engaging stories, rhymes and songs and fun movement activities. In Carrboro, we follow the storytime with a craft to make-and-take home. In Hillsborough, we offer a stay and play time.

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$7.5

Equip 2 Thrive

August 27 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Kidzu Children’s Museum – University Place,
201 S Estes Dr
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
Equip 2 Thrive

Head back to the playground as Mix it Up in the Makery and head back to school with Equip 2 Thrive. Time to shake off the first-day jitters, and get a great start to this upcoming school year. Are you ready for the challenge? See what you can remember from last year and brush up on those skills. You will have to jump, dribble, throw, catch, hit and balance your way through creative and fun fitness stations and activities. So…

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FREE

MH Designs presents “How I Designed My House Using the ReStore”

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Habitat for Humanity ReStore,
5501 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd.
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Have you ever wondered how to decorate your home on a budget? Us too! We're very excited to have the owner of MH Designs for a FREE hour-long session to answer all of your questions, share her photos and network with fellow thrift store shopper/decorators! Bagels and coffee will be provided. All attendees will receive a 20% off coupon to shop in the ReStore after you've learned what exactly to look for and where it fits in your home. You…

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Free

Danny Johnson – The Last Road Home

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
McIntyre’s Bookstore,
200 Market St. Fearrington Village
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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From Pushcart Prize nominee Danny Johnson comes a powerful, lyrical debut novel that explores race relations, first love, and coming-of-age in North Carolina in the 1950s and ’60s. At once tender and unflinching, The Last Road Home delves deep into the gritty, violent realities of the South’s turbulent past, yet evokes the universal hunger for belonging.

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$0.00

Fire Safety Puppet Show – “Johnnie Joins the Fire Department”

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library,
100 Library Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Come see a live performance of The Chapel Hill Fire Department Safety Puppet Show “Johnnie Joins the Fire Department”. Children will learn important fire safety tips while having fun! Parents will be entertained as well. A talented crew of firefighters and volunteers presents this fun, musical story, which has received recognition from the NC Jaycees Burn Center, NC Office of the State Fire Marshal, NC Governor's Office for Volunteers, and the International Association of Fire Fighters.

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Free

Live Music: Holland Brothers

August 27 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Roost Beer Garden,
2000 Fearrington Village Center
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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Join us at Roost, our seasonal beer garden, for live music on the porch, local  beer on tap, wine by the glass and artisanal wood-fired pizza! Pull up a chair around the water fountain or under large oaks, and enjoy good weather and good company. The Holland Brothers will be providing live music on the front porch rain or shine. The Goat will serve as a safe haven for musicians and listeners in case of inclement weather.

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$12

Geektastic 2! An Evening of Geeky Bellydance

August 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
PSI Theater,
120 Morris Street Durham,
Durham, NC 27513 United States
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Join us for our second annual geek bellydance stage show extravaganza! This year, we've searched far and wide to bring you the ultimate evening of geeky bellydance! With performers from all over the East Coast and LXBD's own amazing dancers, this show is not to be missed! Tickets are now on sale! Pre-order price: $12 before 8/1, $16 after At the door/Day of the Event: $20

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The Blue Eyed Bettys at Johnny’s

August 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St
Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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What a treat! The Blue Eyed Bettys recently played Lincoln Center NYC, as part of their Artists at the Atrium concert series & have shared bills with the likes of Larry Cordle, Mipso, Woody Pines and more. They will be lighting up the crowd at Johnny's on Saturday with what is likely to be yet another outstanding performance.

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$5

Outdoor Movies on the Village Green -‘A Southern Summer’ at Southern Village

August 27 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Southern Village Green,
Market St
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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SLOP

Outdoor Movies on the Green begin at dusk on Fridays & Saturdays all summer long! Movie selections and times will be posted here, and on the Lumina Theatre website and Twitter page a week prior to screenings. Movies are $5. This week see what can happen when you are not at home, with a showing of The Secret Life of Pets! The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom…

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$15

Draw the Circle

August 28
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until August 28, 2016
Center for Dramatic Art, UNC Campus,
150 Country Club Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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RedLogo-Web

The one-man show will be presented Aug. 24-28 as the first play in PlayMakers’ PRC² series, the theater’s topic-driven second stage format in which each performance is followed by artist-audience discussion. “Draw the Circle” joins “De Profundis” (Jan. 11-15, 2017) and “Mr. Joy” (April 26-30, 2017) in the upcoming PRC² lineup. “Draw the Circle” is the funny and deeply moving story of a bewildered immigrant Muslim family coming to terms with a child who defies their expectations of what it…

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Free

ReStore Back-To-School Savings Event

August 28
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until August 31, 2016
Habitat for Humanity Durham ReStore,
Durham
NC, NC 27707 United States
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While you were busy enjoying summer, school season has been waiting in the wings to ambush you with an extensive list of things you need to furnish your new apartment or house. Do not worry...the Habitat ReStore has got you covered! The Habitat for Humanity Restore of Durham and Orange Counties is here to save the day (and your budget) with back-to-school discounts on gently-used furniture, appliances, home goods and more! For the month of August, show us your student…

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FREE

Third Latin American Festival

August 28 @ 12:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Weaver Street,
Weaver Street
Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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The 3rd Latin American Festival is coming back to Carrboro-Chapel Hill on August 28th from 12:30pm to 7:30pm El Centro Hispano, Inc. a not-for-profit organization, is proud to present the 3rd Latin American Festival, a celebration of cultures, rhythms, food and more. Dive into a vibrant atmosphere of diverse cultures, music, food and dance  in downtown Carrboro on Sunday August 28th from 12:30pm to 7:30pm, at West Weaver St (Between N. Greensboro St and Lindsay St) This is a family…

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$10

Zumbathon (outdoor)

August 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
West Weaver St in Carrboro,
West Weaver St. (between N. Greensboro St and Lindsay St)Gr
Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Back by popular demand, the biggest Outdoor Zumbathon® is now in Carrboro ! Two hours of Zumba party, with  five amazing certified instructors. El Centro Hispano Invites the Triangle community to participate in the largest and well known Outdoor Zumbathon® fundraising event to be held on Sunday August 28 , from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at the West Weaver Street in Carrboro, NC, 27510 (between N. Greensboro St and Lindsay St), as one of the attractions of our Third…

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Free

Southern Village Summer Outdoor Concert Series – Swift Creek

August 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Southern Village Green,
Market St
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Chapel Hill area music fans, we’re bringing back the best in local music to Southern Village to play on the village green stage all summer long!!  Bring a blanket/chair, a picnic dinner, your favorite beverage (and your dancing shoes).  Or take in one of Southern Village’s restaurants. It's "A Southern Summer" at Southern Village! Come down and enjoy the sweet harmonies and hot licks of Swift Creek!

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Free

ReStore Back-To-School Savings Event

August 29
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until August 31, 2016
Habitat for Humanity Durham ReStore,
Durham
NC, NC 27707 United States
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While you were busy enjoying summer, school season has been waiting in the wings to ambush you with an extensive list of things you need to furnish your new apartment or house. Do not worry...the Habitat ReStore has got you covered! The Habitat for Humanity Restore of Durham and Orange Counties is here to save the day (and your budget) with back-to-school discounts on gently-used furniture, appliances, home goods and more! For the month of August, show us your student…

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Dickey’s Barbecue Pit 10 Year Anniversary

August 29
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit,
5318 New Hope Commons Dr #201a
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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To go along with the 10-year theme, guests are encouraged to take a friend to lunch with a 2 for $10 deal. Additional guests will be only $5 for the lunch combo deal including a Big Barbecue Sandwich (choice of meat), side, and a Big Yellow Cup drink.  The special will run from 11 AM until 4 PM. There will also be an all-day special with any one meat plate and Big Yellow Cup for $10.

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Art Shoe: Let’s Not Forget Great Times at Northside

August 29 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
The photo exhibit will be on display from August 29 through September 29, 2016
Seymour Center,
2551 Homestead Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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Remembering Northside Senior Center Photo Exhibit will be on display from Monday, August 29 until Thursday, September 29.  This nostalgic show is a collage of happy times that took place at the former Northside Senior Center.  Come walk the halls of the Seymour Center and allow yourself to walk back in time as you recognize many smiling faces and recall the good ole days of a very close-knit community of African American senior adults.  Even though the center no longer…

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reCharge Kidz 8 Week Program Kickoff

August 29 @ 5:00 pm
reCharge Pilates & Barre Durham,
3515 Witherspoon Blvd
Durham, NC United States
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In addition to becoming more physically fit and coordinated, children are introduced to concepts and approaches needed to understand, create, and perform music and movement choreography. Our training stimulates creative thinking, boosts learning and memory capabilities, and even helps decrease anxiety. Join us for POUND Kidz, TRX Warrior Training, and Yoga. www.rechargekidz.com

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$0.00

NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program

August 29 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 1, 2016
Seymour Center,
2551 Homestead Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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This National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) 12-week series is structured to help family members understand and support their ill relative while maintaining their own well-being.  For family members of close relatives with: Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder (manic depression), Schizophrenia and Schizophrenia Disorder, Panic Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and Borderline Personality Disorder.  The class is limited to 25 people.  To register, contact: Nancy Brickman at 919-818-8065 or for confidential inquiries, email: nbrickman@nc.rr.com

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Free

ReStore Back-To-School Savings Event

August 30
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until August 31, 2016
Habitat for Humanity Durham ReStore,
Durham
NC, NC 27707 United States
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While you were busy enjoying summer, school season has been waiting in the wings to ambush you with an extensive list of things you need to furnish your new apartment or house. Do not worry...the Habitat ReStore has got you covered! The Habitat for Humanity Restore of Durham and Orange Counties is here to save the day (and your budget) with back-to-school discounts on gently-used furniture, appliances, home goods and more! For the month of August, show us your student…

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Art Shoe: Let’s Not Forget Great Times at Northside

August 30 @ 8:00 am - September 29 @ 8:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
The photo exhibit will be on display from August 29 through September 29, 2016
Seymour Center,
2551 Homestead Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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OCDOA Logo_color

Remembering Northside Senior Center Photo Exhibit will be on display from Monday, August 29 until Thursday, September 29.  This nostalgic show is a collage of happy times that took place at the former Northside Senior Center.  Come walk the halls of the Seymour Center and allow yourself to walk back in time as you recognize many smiling faces and recall the good ole days of a very close-knit community of African American senior adults.  Even though the center no longer…

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Free

Storytimes at the Library

August 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Holidays
Orange County Public Library,
137 W Margaret Ln
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Storytimes promote pre-reading skills through interactive books, songs and movement that target the   developmental stages of each age group. Storytimes are followed by a 30-minute stay and play session to extend learning through play. We do observe holidays, so please confirm on our website calendar. Baby Lapsit Storytime | Mondays, 11:00 a.m. | Babies and their caregivers Tiny Tots Storytime | Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m. | Children from walkers-3 and their caregivers Preschool Storytime | Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. | Children…

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free

Tuesday Farmers’ Market

August 30 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until November 22, 2016
Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market,
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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chapel hill farmers market

The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market was founded in 2008 by local farmers, for local farmers. We are a truly local market that supports farmers and artisans within a 60 mile radius of Chapel Hill to offer fresh, quality farm and artisanal products year round. The market is vendor run and operated so every dollar spent helps support our local economy.  We are dedicated to educating consumers about the nutritional, environmental, and economic value of buying local, sustainably-produced farm products. The…

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$0.00

Kids Author Event: Ralph Hardy

August 30 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library,
100 Library Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Join us for this special kids author event. Ralph Hardy is the author of The Cheetah Diaries, Lefty, and the new release Argos, the story of Odysseus as told by his loyal dog. He lives in Chapel Hill with his wife, children and a dog named Harvey, who is nothing like Argos.

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Free

ReStore Back-To-School Savings Event

August 31
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until August 31, 2016
Habitat for Humanity Durham ReStore,
Durham
NC, NC 27707 United States
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While you were busy enjoying summer, school season has been waiting in the wings to ambush you with an extensive list of things you need to furnish your new apartment or house. Do not worry...the Habitat ReStore has got you covered! The Habitat for Humanity Restore of Durham and Orange Counties is here to save the day (and your budget) with back-to-school discounts on gently-used furniture, appliances, home goods and more! For the month of August, show us your student…

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0.00$

Art Shoe: Let’s Not Forget Great Times at Northside

August 31 @ 8:00 am - September 30 @ 8:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
The photo exhibit will be on display from August 29 through September 29, 2016
Seymour Center,
2551 Homestead Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
+ Google Map
OCDOA Logo_color

Remembering Northside Senior Center Photo Exhibit will be on display from Monday, August 29 until Thursday, September 29.  This nostalgic show is a collage of happy times that took place at the former Northside Senior Center.  Come walk the halls of the Seymour Center and allow yourself to walk back in time as you recognize many smiling faces and recall the good ole days of a very close-knit community of African American senior adults.  Even though the center no longer…

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$15

“Return 2 Recess!”

August 31 @ 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Wednesday
Chapel Hill Community Center,
120 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill, NC
Carrboro, NC 27514 Select a Country:
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"Return 2 Recess!" offers a fun, non-competitive activity class that focuses on play for grown-ups!  Here you'll find big, colorful and lightweight playground balls as well as beach-balls, balloons, hula hoops and all sorts of fun things to play with.  We also play big group games and have fun relay races that are all modified to your skill and comfort level. And, no advanced skill set is required.  Just a desire to have fun!!"

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September 2016
Free

Darn Good Yarn

September 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 28, 2016
Orange County Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Ln
Hillsborough , NC 27278 United States
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knitting

Come to knit (or tat, needlepoint, knot, macramé, weave or crochet), and enjoy the company of fellow fiber crafting enthusiasts of all ages. All ages. Check our calendar in the event a Wednesday falls near a holiday.

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Art Shoe: Let’s Not Forget Great Times at Northside

September 1 @ 8:00 am - October 1 @ 8:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
The photo exhibit will be on display from August 29 through September 29, 2016
Seymour Center,
2551 Homestead Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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OCDOA Logo_color

Remembering Northside Senior Center Photo Exhibit will be on display from Monday, August 29 until Thursday, September 29.  This nostalgic show is a collage of happy times that took place at the former Northside Senior Center.  Come walk the halls of the Seymour Center and allow yourself to walk back in time as you recognize many smiling faces and recall the good ole days of a very close-knit community of African American senior adults.  Even though the center no longer…

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Southern Village Farmers Market

September 1 @ 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until September 8, 2016
Southern Village Green,
Market St
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Fresh and Local Food, Plus Crafts, music and More!

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Free

Live Music: Stu Cole

September 1 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Roost Beer Garden,
2000 Fearrington Village Center
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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Join us at Roost, our seasonal beer garden, for live music on the porch, local  beer on tap, wine by the glass and artisanal wood-fired pizza! Pull up a chair around the water fountain or under large oaks, and enjoy good weather and good company. Stu Cole will be providing live music on the front porch rain or shine. The Goat will serve as a safe haven for musicians and listeners in case of inclement weather.

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Art Shoe: Let’s Not Forget Great Times at Northside

September 2 @ 8:00 am - October 2 @ 8:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
The photo exhibit will be on display from August 29 through September 29, 2016
Seymour Center,
2551 Homestead Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
+ Google Map
OCDOA Logo_color

Remembering Northside Senior Center Photo Exhibit will be on display from Monday, August 29 until Thursday, September 29.  This nostalgic show is a collage of happy times that took place at the former Northside Senior Center.  Come walk the halls of the Seymour Center and allow yourself to walk back in time as you recognize many smiling faces and recall the good ole days of a very close-knit community of African American senior adults.  Even though the center no longer…

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Fridays on the Front Porch

September 2 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until October 7, 2016
Carolina Inn,
211 PITTSBORO STREET
CHAPEL HILL, NC 27516, United States
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The Inn offers live music, a picnic menu with beer, wine and drink specials, and plenty of comfortable seating under the shady oaks and magnolias on the Inn’s front lawn. There's no cover charge or reservations for the event.

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Free

What Are You Reading? A Book Club for Tweens

September 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly on the same day until December 1, 2016
Orange County Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Ln
Hillsborough , NC 27278 United States
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pizza

Come talk about books and eat pizza. Most Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. No assigned reading prior to the meeting. 4th-6th graders. Call 919.245.2532 to register and check our calendar for dates. No meeting Thursday, July 7.

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$1

Wilson Getchell at Johnny’s

September 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St
Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
Wilson Getchell

Wilson Getchell is a singer-songwriter based out of Raleigh, NC, whose music has drawn comparisons to bands such as The Replacements, Modest Mouse, and Ramshackle Glory.  Wilson Getchell's original material draws from numerous genres including punk, folk, country, grunge, and doo-wop. Wilson writes songs about success, failure, personal interactions, love, hate, friends, enemies, and alcohol. His songs are both impassioned and sardonic; comical and foreboding. His lyrics juxtapose the profound with the inane, using humor as a tool to provide insight into the world around us.…

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$00

Shag Dance Fridays

September 2 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until September 9, 2016
The Strowd,
159 1/2 E Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
Shag

Put on your dancing shoes and head over to the Strowd for beach music and shag dancing. Enjoy one of our signature drinks or an ice-cold beer while you dance away your worries with DJ Papa Don from the Carolina Shaggers. Our spacious venue is located at 159 1/2 East Franklin St. above Sutton's Drug Store. No cover charge. Every Friday this summer. 8 PM until 11 PM. The Strowd is a members-only venue. Applications are available at entrance.

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$5

Outdoor movies on the Village Green. ‘A Southern Summer’ at Southern Village

September 2 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until September 4, 2016
Southern Village Green,
Market St
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Outdoor Movies on the Green begin at dusk on Fridays & Saturdays all summer long! Movie selections and times will be posted here, and on the Lumina Theatre website and Twitter page a week prior to screenings. Movies are $5.

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free

The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market

September 3 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until November 19, 2016
Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market,
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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chapel hill farmers market

The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market was founded in 2008 by local farmers, for local farmers. We are a truly local market that supports farmers and artisans within a 60 mile radius of Chapel Hill to offer fresh, quality farm and artisanal products year round. The market is vendor run and operated so every dollar spent helps support our local economy.  We are dedicated to educating consumers about the nutritional, environmental, and economic value of buying local, sustainably-produced farm products. The…

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Art Shoe: Let’s Not Forget Great Times at Northside

September 3 @ 8:00 am - October 3 @ 8:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
The photo exhibit will be on display from August 29 through September 29, 2016
Seymour Center,
2551 Homestead Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
+ Google Map
OCDOA Logo_color

Remembering Northside Senior Center Photo Exhibit will be on display from Monday, August 29 until Thursday, September 29.  This nostalgic show is a collage of happy times that took place at the former Northside Senior Center.  Come walk the halls of the Seymour Center and allow yourself to walk back in time as you recognize many smiling faces and recall the good ole days of a very close-knit community of African American senior adults.  Even though the center no longer…

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Free

Saturday Storytimes

September 3 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day
Orange County Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Ln
Hillsborough , NC 27278 United States

Drop by either the Carrboro Branch Library or the Main Library in Downtown Hillsborough. Join our librarians for engaging stories, rhymes and songs and fun movement activities. In Carrboro, we follow the storytime with a craft to make-and-take home. In Hillsborough, we offer a stay and play time.

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Live Music: The Gleaners

September 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Roost Beer Garden,
2000 Fearrington Village Center
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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Join us at Roost, our seasonal beer garden, for live music on the porch, local  beer on tap, wine by the glass and artisanal wood-fired pizza! Pull up a chair around the water fountain or under large oaks, and enjoy good weather and good company. The Gleaners will be providing live music on the front porch rain or shine. The Goat will serve as a safe haven for musicians and listeners in case of inclement weather.

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$5

Outdoor Movies on the Village Green -‘A Southern Summer’ at Southern Village

September 3 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until September 4, 2016
Southern Village Green,
Market St
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Outdoor Movies on the Green begin at dusk on Fridays & Saturdays all summer long! Movie selections and times will be posted here, and on the Lumina Theatre website and Twitter page a week prior to screenings. Movies are $5.

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$15

“Love is out!” a music play

September 3 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Chapel of the Cross,
304 East Franklin street
Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States
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EL FUEGO Early Music Ensemble presents "Love is out!" a zarzuela (music play) by Sebastian Duron: Salomé Sandoval, soprano, baroque guitar, archlute and artistic direction; Malina Rauschenfels, Tracy Cowart, Matvey Lapin, Gail Ann Schroeder, Pat Petersen, Douglas Young, Spiff Wiegand and the Women's Voices Choir. September 3rd, 2016. Chapel of the Cross, 304 East Franklin street, Chapel Hill, NC. Phone: 617-922-9667; General Audience: $15, Seniors and Students with ID: $10, Children: $5. Email: elfuegofire@gmail.com. Website: www.ibericaearlymusicfestival.com

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Art Shoe: Let’s Not Forget Great Times at Northside

September 4 @ 8:00 am - October 4 @ 8:00 am
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The photo exhibit will be on display from August 29 through September 29, 2016
Seymour Center,
2551 Homestead Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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Remembering Northside Senior Center Photo Exhibit will be on display from Monday, August 29 until Thursday, September 29.  This nostalgic show is a collage of happy times that took place at the former Northside Senior Center.  Come walk the halls of the Seymour Center and allow yourself to walk back in time as you recognize many smiling faces and recall the good ole days of a very close-knit community of African American senior adults.  Even though the center no longer…

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$30

Homebrew For Hunger

September 4 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fifth Season Gardening,
106 S Greensboro St
Carrboro , NC 27510 United States
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The fourth annual Homebrew for Hunger festival will be held on September 4th from 1pm-5pm in front of Fifth Season Gardening  in Carrboro, NC. Get ready to taste over 100 beers from 35 local homebrewers and the best area craft breweries…your ticket allows you to sample them all for one low price. All proceeds will benefit PORCH, an all-volunteer, grass-roots hunger relief organization whose mission is to collect and distribute food to assist families living in poverty in the Chapel Hill and…

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