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Screening of “Mothers of Bedford”

Screening of “Mothers of Bedford”

May 9, 2013 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Our Children’s Place is pleased to host a screening of “Mothers of Bedford” on Sunday, 5/19/13 at the North Carolina Botanical Garden in Chapel Hill. “Mothers of Bedford” (http://www.mothersofbedford.com/) looks at the effects of a long-term prison sentence on the mother-child relationship and what’s being done at the Bedford Hills facility in New York. Our […]

Mystery Hillbilly Trio

Mystery Hillbilly Trio

May 9, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

C’mon down to Weaver Street Market to enjoy the sweet sounds of Mystery Hillbilly Trio, Thursday evening from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Fun for families, children, dogs and those looking to grab something fresh to eat! There are lots of local eateries including diet specific spots such as Carrboro Pizza Oven with gluten-free pies […]

Hands

Hands

May 10, 2013 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Doug Largent Trio

Doug Largent Trio

May 10, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Standard continues to be a great place to play. Awesome food and drinks, and a staggeringly-high sanitation rating! I’m looking forward to playing with Claire Holley, an L.A. singer/songwriter who is passing through North Carolina on tour, and the powerhouse Hobex All-Stars band.

The North Carolina Symphony presents Disney in Concert: Magical Music from the Movies

The North Carolina Symphony presents Disney in Concert: Magical Music from the Movies

May 10, 2013 @ 8:00 pm - May 11, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

William Henry Curry, Resident Conductor Relive the magic of your favorite Disney movies when the Symphony performs music from Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Mary Poppins, Aladdin, The Lion King and many, many more. Celebrated vocalists, along with rare original storyboard art and video from the Disney archives, bring these enchanting melodies to life on stage. […]

Spook Handy

Spook Handy

May 10, 2013 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

May 11, 2013 - May 20, 2013

The Carrboro Youth Council invites you to shoot a short film of three minutes or less. Make a film on any subject you like, as long as it’s suitable for a family audience. It must be three minutes or less.

Carrboro Coffee Roasters FREE Cuppings!

Carrboro Coffee Roasters FREE Cuppings!

May 11, 2013 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us to explore the way we smell, taste, & describe our favorite beverage. Coffee cupping is an industry-wide tasting practice that gives us a way to distinguish & select the world’s best coffees for you.

Spring Art Show

Spring Art Show

May 11, 2013 @ 11:00 am - May 12, 2013 @ 5:00 pm

Five artists exhibit in a working studio setting, offering a delightful selection of paintings, drawings, prints, ceramics, jewelry, and more. Artists: Cathy Kiffney, Luna Lee Ray, Jean LeCluyse, Rebecca McLaughlin Neigher, Mirinda Kossoff

Peter Pan

Peter Pan

May 11, 2013 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Legacy Repertory Company presents the original full length ballet adaptation of Peter Pan. :: TIMES :: May 11 – 2pm and 6pm Advance tickets $18.00, $15.00 Seniors/Youth, $12.00 for children 10 and younger

The Saxapahaw Rivermill Farmers Market

The Saxapahaw Rivermill Farmers Market

May 11, 2013 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Saturdays in Saxapahaw returns with great bands, wonderful local food, creative crafts, and lots of fun for all ages. The farmers Market starts at 5pm, music begins at 6 p.m. and goes until 8 p.m. Check www.rivermillvillage.com for band information. + EVERY SATURDAY THRU THE END OF AUGUST +  

Kraken Fest III with Zoroaster, Crusades, Savagist, Cleanteeth, Colossus

Kraken Fest III with Zoroaster, Crusades, Savagist, Cleanteeth, Colossus

May 11, 2013 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Kraken is a small bar on Highway 54, as it cuts between Carrboro and Pittsboro. Their musical roster embraces the blues and punk rock, R&B and—appropriate, given the name—heavy metal. For the third time, Kraken Fest assembles several thunderous hordes at the outskirts outpost, with Atlanta’s charging doom-and-blues outfit Zoroaster leading the fray.

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

May 11, 2013 - May 20, 2013

The Carrboro Youth Council invites you to shoot a short film of three minutes or less. Make a film on any subject you like, as long as it’s suitable for a family audience. It must be three minutes or less.

Shakedown Street plays live at Third Annual Culbreth Middle School Booster Club Fundraiser

Shakedown Street plays live at Third Annual Culbreth Middle School Booster Club Fundraiser

May 11, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - May 13, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

Third Annual Culbreth Middle School Booster Club Fundraiser, featuring live Grateful Dead-cover music.  Free admission; donations accepted.

Lee Gildersleeve & Bad Dog Blues Band, Haw River Rounders, Mahalo Jazz

Lee Gildersleeve & Bad Dog Blues Band, Haw River Rounders, Mahalo Jazz

May 12, 2013 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

The Cripple of Inishmaan by Martin McDonough

The Cripple of Inishmaan by Martin McDonough

May 12, 2013 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

A rural village in 1934, full of unforgettable characters in the grand Irish tradition, is disrupted by the arrival of a Hollywood film crew on a nearby island in this sweet and darkly funny play by Martin McDonough, the author of “The Beauty Queen of Leenane.” Cast and crew all from Triangle. Directed by Tom […]

Alice Gerrard CD release

Alice Gerrard CD release

May 12, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

When Alice Gerrard sings, the world around her voice seems to freeze, leaving only the sound of her lonesome burl to cut exquisite lines through space and time. She’s been applying that mesmerizing tool to bluegrass and old-time music for more than four decades, but Gerrard, who lives in Durham, seems primed for reinvention right […]

Josh Ritter & the Royal City Band, The Felice Brothers

Josh Ritter & the Royal City Band, The Felice Brothers

May 12, 2013 @ 8:00 pm

  One of the most likable and charming singer-songwriters working today, Josh Ritter is a hopeful romantic, an inquisitive observer who’s seen enough to know that individual moments of compassion can brighten the hue of existence. (See “The Temptation of Adam,” his 2007 masterpiece.) As he’s aged, Ritter has sharpened his pop acumen, gathering all […]

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

May 11, 2013 - May 20, 2013

The Carrboro Youth Council invites you to shoot a short film of three minutes or less. Make a film on any subject you like, as long as it’s suitable for a family audience. It must be three minutes or less.

Hunger Awareness Week

Hunger Awareness Week

May 13, 2013 - May 16, 2013

Join TABLE- the only area non-profit to focus exclusively on weekly emergency food aid for hungry Chapel Hill and Carrboro children- in Hunger Awareness Week 2013. May 13th-16th TABLE will be hosting events to raise awareness and support for kids who are hungry right here in Orange County. For more information about TABLE, check out […]

A Place at the Table Movie Premiere

A Place at the Table Movie Premiere

May 13, 2013 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join TABLE on May 13th at 7:30 pm at the Varsity Theatre on Franklin Street for the local premiere of “A Place at the Table.” Directors Kristi Jacobson and Lori Silverbush (“Food, Inc.”) examine the issue of hunger in America through the lens of three people struggling with food insecurity, including two elementary school students. […]

Cassie Taylor

Cassie Taylor

May 13, 2013 @ 8:00 pm

Daughter of the renowned bluesman Otis Taylor, Cassie keys on the experience of singing and playing bass in her papa’s band with tight and fiery songs that benefit from the sultry allure of her voice. Her songs make do with staid arrangements; she plays the blues largely by the numbers, with exacting guitar rollick, peals […]

James Blake, Samiyam

James Blake, Samiyam

May 13, 2013 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The assumed ascendance of James Blake never quite happened. Sure, these days the British producer and crooner plays large clubs, and in early April, he released his second LP, Overgrown, on a major label. But before he issued his self-titled debut in early 2011, it seemed that Blake was the decade’s next breakout pop star. From […]

Petey, Tungs

Petey, Tungs

May 13, 2013 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

May 11, 2013 - May 20, 2013

The Carrboro Youth Council invites you to shoot a short film of three minutes or less. Make a film on any subject you like, as long as it’s suitable for a family audience. It must be three minutes or less.

Hunger Awareness Week

Hunger Awareness Week

May 13, 2013 - May 16, 2013

Join TABLE- the only area non-profit to focus exclusively on weekly emergency food aid for hungry Chapel Hill and Carrboro children- in Hunger Awareness Week 2013. May 13th-16th TABLE will be hosting events to raise awareness and support for kids who are hungry right here in Orange County. For more information about TABLE, check out […]

:: BASEBALL :: UNC vs Appalachian State @HOME

:: BASEBALL :: UNC vs Appalachian State @HOME

May 14, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

UNC vs Appalachian State @HOME

Alkaline Trio, Bayside, Off With Their Heads

Alkaline Trio, Bayside, Off With Their Heads

May 14, 2013 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Alkaline Trio, Bayside, Off With Their Heads play at Cat’s Cradle.

Twin Sister, Lilac Shadows, Jenny Besetzt

Twin Sister, Lilac Shadows, Jenny Besetzt

May 14, 2013 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Twin Sister is perfectly chillwave, loaded with late-night and early ’80s character. The Long Island band is ideal for those who prefer re-imagined disco steeped in low-lidded ennui but likely won’t make converts of anyone who hasn’t cared for the style in the past. Locals Lilac Shadows inhabit that same sleepless, twilit zone, though the […]

Coastwest Unrest

Coastwest Unrest

May 14, 2013 @ 10:00 pm

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

May 11, 2013 - May 20, 2013

The Carrboro Youth Council invites you to shoot a short film of three minutes or less. Make a film on any subject you like, as long as it’s suitable for a family audience. It must be three minutes or less.

Hunger Awareness Week

Hunger Awareness Week

May 13, 2013 - May 16, 2013

Join TABLE- the only area non-profit to focus exclusively on weekly emergency food aid for hungry Chapel Hill and Carrboro children- in Hunger Awareness Week 2013. May 13th-16th TABLE will be hosting events to raise awareness and support for kids who are hungry right here in Orange County. For more information about TABLE, check out […]

Four Corners food sale profits

Four Corners food sale profits

May 15, 2013

On Wednesday, May 15th, 100% of Four Corners food sale profits (equivalent to 20% of food sales) will go directly to TABLE, the only area non-profit to focus exclusively on weekly emergency food aid for hungry Chapel Hill and Carrboro children. This coincides with TABLE’s Hunger Awareness Week as well. For more information, check out the website at www.tablenc.org or […]

The Cripple of Inishmaan by Martin McDonough

The Cripple of Inishmaan by Martin McDonough

May 15, 2013 @ 8:00 pm - May 18, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

:: ADDITIONAL TIMES :: Weds + Thurs – 7:30 p.m. // Fri + Sat – 8:00 p.m. // Sun – 2 p.m.

Father John Misty, Jessica Pratt

Father John Misty, Jessica Pratt

May 15, 2013 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Under the name J. Tillman, Seattle singer-songwriter Josh Tillman toiled in relative obscurity for years, releasing several discs of languid tunes on boutique labels before signing on to play drums with the Fleet Foxes in 2008. When Tillman left that band last year and headed to Los Angeles, he found a new voice and new […]

Word of Mouth: A Hip-Hop Open Mic

Word of Mouth: A Hip-Hop Open Mic

May 15, 2013 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

All ages welcome for the Hip-Hop Open Mic at Local 506. Sign up is free and starts at 8 PM.

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

May 11, 2013 - May 20, 2013

The Carrboro Youth Council invites you to shoot a short film of three minutes or less. Make a film on any subject you like, as long as it’s suitable for a family audience. It must be three minutes or less.

Hunger Awareness Week

Hunger Awareness Week

May 13, 2013 - May 16, 2013

Join TABLE- the only area non-profit to focus exclusively on weekly emergency food aid for hungry Chapel Hill and Carrboro children- in Hunger Awareness Week 2013. May 13th-16th TABLE will be hosting events to raise awareness and support for kids who are hungry right here in Orange County. For more information about TABLE, check out […]

The Cripple of Inishmaan by Martin McDonough

The Cripple of Inishmaan by Martin McDonough

May 15, 2013 @ 8:00 pm - May 18, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

:: ADDITIONAL TIMES :: Weds + Thurs – 7:30 p.m. // Fri + Sat – 8:00 p.m. // Sun – 2 p.m.

Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA Stewards of Children Training

Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA Stewards of Children Training

May 16, 2013 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Participate in this free training to learn how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. Gain helpful skills to better protect the children in our community. Contact hours are available for nurses, childcare providers, and those in NASW and NBCC for additional cost. Trainings are free and open to the community. Pre-registration […]

Boom! Blast Lifestyle Expo

Boom! Blast Lifestyle Expo

May 16, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Public Service Announcement: Boom! Blast Lifestyle Expo May 16 Live Smart, Live Well, Live Large! Mark your calendar for May 16 when Boom! Magazine presents the 2013 Boom! Blast Lifestyle Expo, from 10am-3pm at Galloway Ridge at Fearrington. Visit with financial experts, meet with healthcare professionals, and find out about travel and leisure events throughout […]

Business After Hours

Business After Hours

May 16, 2013 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for our monthly networking event – Business After Hours – at The Daily Tar Heel, located at 151 East Rosemary Street in Downtown Chapel Hill. You’ll enjoy foo d by Mediterranean Deli and meet our Non-Profit Spotlight the Seymour Center. Complimentary parking is available in the Wallace Deck off Rosemary Street, courtesy of The Daily Tar Heel. Business […]

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

May 11, 2013 - May 20, 2013

The Carrboro Youth Council invites you to shoot a short film of three minutes or less. Make a film on any subject you like, as long as it’s suitable for a family audience. It must be three minutes or less.

The Cripple of Inishmaan by Martin McDonough

The Cripple of Inishmaan by Martin McDonough

May 15, 2013 @ 8:00 pm - May 18, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

:: ADDITIONAL TIMES :: Weds + Thurs – 7:30 p.m. // Fri + Sat – 8:00 p.m. // Sun – 2 p.m.

The North Carolina Symphony presents The Rite of Spring Centennial

The North Carolina Symphony presents The Rite of Spring Centennial

May 16, 2013 @ 8:00 pm - May 18, 2013 @ 10:00 pm

Grant Llewellyn, Music Director Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun Haydn: Symphony No. 8, “Le soir” Stravinsky: Fireworks Stravinsky:

Got to Be NC Festival celebrates local food

Got to Be NC Festival celebrates local food

May 17, 2013 - May 19, 2013

The Got to Be NC Festival at the State Fairgrounds will continue to feature the family-friendly events that have made it a favorite local spring festival. The event, which takes place May 17-19, will again feature hundreds of antique tractors, a daily tractor parade, lots of local food, classic cars, live music, a carnival and much more. “The […]

“The Birds” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“The Birds” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 17, 2013 - May 18, 2013

The Birds follows a chic blonde, Melanie Daniels (Tippi Hedren), as she travels to the coastal town of Bodega Bay to hook up with a rugged fellow (Rod Taylor) she’s only just met.  Before long the town is attacked by marauding birds, and Hitchcock’s skill at staging action is brought to the fore.

“Vertigo” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“Vertigo” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 17, 2013 - May 18, 2013

Although it wasn’t a box-office success when originally released in 1958, Vertigo has since taken its deserved place as Alfred Hitchcock’s greatest, most spellbinding, most deeply personal achievement. James Stewart plays a retired police detective who is hired by an old friend to follow his wife (Kim Novak),

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

May 11, 2013 - May 20, 2013

The Carrboro Youth Council invites you to shoot a short film of three minutes or less. Make a film on any subject you like, as long as it’s suitable for a family audience. It must be three minutes or less.

Got to Be NC Festival celebrates local food

Got to Be NC Festival celebrates local food

May 17, 2013 - May 19, 2013

The Got to Be NC Festival at the State Fairgrounds will continue to feature the family-friendly events that have made it a favorite local spring festival. The event, which takes place May 17-19, will again feature hundreds of antique tractors, a daily tractor parade, lots of local food, classic cars, live music, a carnival and much more. “The […]

31st Annual Hillsborough Hogg Day

31st Annual Hillsborough Hogg Day

May 17, 2013 - May 18, 2013

Friday, May 17, 6 pm to 10 pm Saturday, May 18, 9 am to 6 pm A better question would be “What isn’t Hillsborough Hogg Day?” Now celebrating its 31st Anniversary, Hillsborough Hogg Day offers family fun, good food, live music, crafters, merchandise vendors, games and rides, and a classic auto show. In 2013, Hogg Day will […]

“The Birds” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“The Birds” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 17, 2013 - May 18, 2013

The Birds follows a chic blonde, Melanie Daniels (Tippi Hedren), as she travels to the coastal town of Bodega Bay to hook up with a rugged fellow (Rod Taylor) she’s only just met.  Before long the town is attacked by marauding birds, and Hitchcock’s skill at staging action is brought to the fore.

“Vertigo” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“Vertigo” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 17, 2013 - May 18, 2013

Although it wasn’t a box-office success when originally released in 1958, Vertigo has since taken its deserved place as Alfred Hitchcock’s greatest, most spellbinding, most deeply personal achievement. James Stewart plays a retired police detective who is hired by an old friend to follow his wife (Kim Novak),

“Mud” at Carolina Theatre

“Mud” at Carolina Theatre

May 17, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - May 23, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

Mud is an adventure about two boys, Ellis and his friend Neckbone, who find a man named Mud hiding out on an island in the Mississippi. Mud describes fantastic scenarios-he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love […]

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

May 11, 2013 - May 20, 2013

The Carrboro Youth Council invites you to shoot a short film of three minutes or less. Make a film on any subject you like, as long as it’s suitable for a family audience. It must be three minutes or less.

Got to Be NC Festival celebrates local food

Got to Be NC Festival celebrates local food

May 17, 2013 - May 19, 2013

The Got to Be NC Festival at the State Fairgrounds will continue to feature the family-friendly events that have made it a favorite local spring festival. The event, which takes place May 17-19, will again feature hundreds of antique tractors, a daily tractor parade, lots of local food, classic cars, live music, a carnival and much more. “The […]

“Mud” at Carolina Theatre

“Mud” at Carolina Theatre

May 17, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - May 23, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

Mud is an adventure about two boys, Ellis and his friend Neckbone, who find a man named Mud hiding out on an island in the Mississippi. Mud describes fantastic scenarios-he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love […]

“North by Northwest” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“North by Northwest” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 18, 2013 - May 21, 2013

North by Northwest (1959) is Alfred Hitchcock at his most effervescent in a romantic comedy-thriller that also features one of the definitive Cary Grant performances. Grant is Roger O. Thornhill, an advertising executive who is mistaken by enemy spies for a U.S. undercover agent.

“Dial M for Murder” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“Dial M for Murder” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 18, 2013 - May 21, 2013

A suave tennis player (Ray Milland) plots the perfect murder, the dispatching of his wealthy wife (Grace Kelly), who is having an affair with a writer (Robert Cummings). Amazingly, the wife manages to stave off her attacker, a twist of fate that challenges the hubby’s talent for improvisation.

“Rope” at The Carolina Theatre

“Rope” at The Carolina Theatre

May 18, 2013 - May 19, 2013

James Stewart, Farley Granger and John Dall star in this macabre spellbinder. Two thrill-seeking friends strangle a classmate and then hold a party for their victim’s family and friends, serving refreshments on a buffet table containing the lifeless body.

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

3 Minute Masterpiece Contest

May 11, 2013 - May 20, 2013

The Carrboro Youth Council invites you to shoot a short film of three minutes or less. Make a film on any subject you like, as long as it’s suitable for a family audience. It must be three minutes or less.

“Mud” at Carolina Theatre

“Mud” at Carolina Theatre

May 17, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - May 23, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

Mud is an adventure about two boys, Ellis and his friend Neckbone, who find a man named Mud hiding out on an island in the Mississippi. Mud describes fantastic scenarios-he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love […]

“North by Northwest” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“North by Northwest” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 18, 2013 - May 21, 2013

North by Northwest (1959) is Alfred Hitchcock at his most effervescent in a romantic comedy-thriller that also features one of the definitive Cary Grant performances. Grant is Roger O. Thornhill, an advertising executive who is mistaken by enemy spies for a U.S. undercover agent.

“Dial M for Murder” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“Dial M for Murder” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 18, 2013 - May 21, 2013

A suave tennis player (Ray Milland) plots the perfect murder, the dispatching of his wealthy wife (Grace Kelly), who is having an affair with a writer (Robert Cummings). Amazingly, the wife manages to stave off her attacker, a twist of fate that challenges the hubby’s talent for improvisation.

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

“The Wrong Man” at The Carolina Theatre

“The Wrong Man” at The Carolina Theatre

May 19, 2013 - May 21, 2013

Henry Fonda is perfectly cast as the financially struggling nightclub musician who is mistakenly identified as a robber when he attempts to cash in his wife’s life-insurance policy to pay for her much-needed dental work. Vera Miles is equally superb as the suffering wife, who ultimately cracks under the pressure of her husband’s wrongful accusation […]

“Mud” at Carolina Theatre

“Mud” at Carolina Theatre

May 17, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - May 23, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

Mud is an adventure about two boys, Ellis and his friend Neckbone, who find a man named Mud hiding out on an island in the Mississippi. Mud describes fantastic scenarios-he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love […]

“North by Northwest” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“North by Northwest” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 18, 2013 - May 21, 2013

North by Northwest (1959) is Alfred Hitchcock at his most effervescent in a romantic comedy-thriller that also features one of the definitive Cary Grant performances. Grant is Roger O. Thornhill, an advertising executive who is mistaken by enemy spies for a U.S. undercover agent.

“Dial M for Murder” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“Dial M for Murder” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 18, 2013 - May 21, 2013

A suave tennis player (Ray Milland) plots the perfect murder, the dispatching of his wealthy wife (Grace Kelly), who is having an affair with a writer (Robert Cummings). Amazingly, the wife manages to stave off her attacker, a twist of fate that challenges the hubby’s talent for improvisation.

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

“The Wrong Man” at The Carolina Theatre

“The Wrong Man” at The Carolina Theatre

May 19, 2013 - May 21, 2013

Henry Fonda is perfectly cast as the financially struggling nightclub musician who is mistakenly identified as a robber when he attempts to cash in his wife’s life-insurance policy to pay for her much-needed dental work. Vera Miles is equally superb as the suffering wife, who ultimately cracks under the pressure of her husband’s wrongful accusation […]

“Stage Fright” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“Stage Fright” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 19, 2013 - May 21, 2013

Stage Fright toys with our notions of the dividing line between reality and artifice by being set in the London theatre world. On the lam from the police, Richard Todd takes refuge in the home of his former girlfriend, Jane Wyman.  Todd has been spotted fleeing the scene of a murder, but insists that he’s innocent. […]

“Mud” at Carolina Theatre

“Mud” at Carolina Theatre

May 17, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - May 23, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

Mud is an adventure about two boys, Ellis and his friend Neckbone, who find a man named Mud hiding out on an island in the Mississippi. Mud describes fantastic scenarios-he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love […]

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

“The Birds” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“The Birds” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 22, 2013 - May 23, 2013

The Birds follows a chic blonde, Melanie Daniels (Tippi Hedren), as she travels to the coastal town of Bodega Bay to hook up with a rugged fellow (Rod Taylor) she’s only just met.  Before long the town is attacked by marauding birds, and Hitchcock’s skill at staging action is brought to the fore.  Beyond the superb […]

“Vertigo” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“Vertigo” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 22, 2013 - May 23, 2013

Although it wasn’t a box-office success when originally released in 1958, Vertigo has since taken its deserved place as Alfred Hitchcock’s greatest, most spellbinding, most deeply personal achievement. James Stewart plays a retired police detective who is hired by an old friend to follow his wife (Kim Novak), whom he suspects of being possessed by the spirit […]

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham

May 22, 2013 - May 26, 2013

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham, 22-26 TBA

“Rope” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“Rope” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 22, 2013 @ 7:10 pm - 11:00 pm

James Stewart, Farley Granger and John Dall star in this macabre spellbinder. Two thrill-seeking friends strangle a classmate and then hold a party for their victim’s family and friends, serving refreshments on a buffet table containing the lifeless body. When dinner conversation revolves around talk of the “perfect murder”, their former teacher (Stewart) becomes suspicious […]

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

“The Birds” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“The Birds” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 22, 2013 - May 23, 2013

The Birds follows a chic blonde, Melanie Daniels (Tippi Hedren), as she travels to the coastal town of Bodega Bay to hook up with a rugged fellow (Rod Taylor) she’s only just met.  Before long the town is attacked by marauding birds, and Hitchcock’s skill at staging action is brought to the fore.  Beyond the superb […]

“Vertigo” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

“Vertigo” at The Carolina Theatre (varying times!)

May 22, 2013 - May 23, 2013

Although it wasn’t a box-office success when originally released in 1958, Vertigo has since taken its deserved place as Alfred Hitchcock’s greatest, most spellbinding, most deeply personal achievement. James Stewart plays a retired police detective who is hired by an old friend to follow his wife (Kim Novak), whom he suspects of being possessed by the spirit […]

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham

May 22, 2013 - May 26, 2013

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham, 22-26 TBA

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

May 23, 2013 - June 1, 2013

An exhibit of abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings. This group show by the ART ZONE artists of Duke University’s OLLI Program, led by instructor Pat Hill, explores the evolution of abstraction from its early 20th century roots. The use of color, recycled and re-purposed elements, and, surface texture techniques creates exciting and mysterious works […]

25th Carolina Blood Drive

25th Carolina Blood Drive

May 23, 2013 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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25 Years of Living the Carolina Way! The Carolina Blood Drive — originally known as the University-Wide Blood Drive — began in 1989 at the behest of Chancellor Paul Hardin, who was well aware of the critical need for blood during the summer months when most of the students were away and many faculty and […]

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham

May 22, 2013 - May 26, 2013

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham, 22-26 TBA

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

May 23, 2013 - June 1, 2013

An exhibit of abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings. This group show by the ART ZONE artists of Duke University’s OLLI Program, led by instructor Pat Hill, explores the evolution of abstraction from its early 20th century roots. The use of color, recycled and re-purposed elements, and, surface texture techniques creates exciting and mysterious works […]

The Blue Suits, Light the Atlantic, On the Record

The Blue Suits, Light the Atlantic, On the Record

May 24, 2013 @ 8:00 pm

The Blue Suits, Light the Atlantic, On the Record plays live at Local 506 on May 24th at 8PM. $7 cover.

Lud, The Bastages

Lud, The Bastages

May 24, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

Lud, The Bastages plays live at The Kraken on May 24th at 9PM.

Shake Yell Dance, Phatlynx, Blood Red River

Shake Yell Dance, Phatlynx, Blood Red River

May 24, 2013 @ 10:00 pm

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham

May 22, 2013 - May 26, 2013

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham, 22-26 TBA

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

May 23, 2013 - June 1, 2013

An exhibit of abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings. This group show by the ART ZONE artists of Duke University’s OLLI Program, led by instructor Pat Hill, explores the evolution of abstraction from its early 20th century roots. The use of color, recycled and re-purposed elements, and, surface texture techniques creates exciting and mysterious works […]

Weaver Street Market Co-op Celebrating 25th Anniversary with Local Breweries for a Limited Bottle Release

Weaver Street Market Co-op Celebrating 25th Anniversary with Local Breweries for a Limited Bottle Release

May 25, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Weaver Street Market Co-op is celebrating its 25th Anniversary by’cooperating’ with local breweries Natty Greene’s Brewing Company, AviatorBrewing Company, and Lonerider Brewing Company.  In honor of the Co-op’s big year, these breweries are cookin’ up three limited edition beers.Aviator has created an Amber Ale infused with smoked jalapeno peppers.  Natty Greene’s has brewed a Farmhouse Saison and Lonerider has made a Smoked Dry Irish […]

Live reggae, jazz and blues with Gregory Blaine

Live reggae, jazz and blues with Gregory Blaine

May 25, 2013 @ 10:00 pm
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Wonderful heart centered music

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham

May 22, 2013 - May 26, 2013

:: BASEBALL :: ACC Tournament in Durham, 22-26 TBA

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

May 23, 2013 - June 1, 2013

An exhibit of abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings. This group show by the ART ZONE artists of Duke University’s OLLI Program, led by instructor Pat Hill, explores the evolution of abstraction from its early 20th century roots. The use of color, recycled and re-purposed elements, and, surface texture techniques creates exciting and mysterious works […]

Sundays at Six Series and more – SUMMER full line up

Sundays at Six Series and more – SUMMER full line up

May 26, 2013

‘Sundays at Six’ Series, SUNDAYS AT 6PM, APRIL 28 – OCTOBER 13:  starting on April 28th, with 24 concerts running every Sunday evening through October 13th (NOTE: No concert on September 29.) Our opening concert will feature ‘Great Guitar Music’ from local guitar legends Danny Gotham & Armand Lenchek, along with special guest, Wes Collins, […]

Mama Juggs – a one-woman play on breast cancer awareness

Mama Juggs – a one-woman play on breast cancer awareness

May 26, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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On Sunday night May 26 we will be hosting a one-woman play, Mama Juggs, with ANITA WOODLEY. Anita is an award-winning actress, journalist, writer, director, improv performer, and visual artist. She is the creator of the solo performer shows Mama Juggs,  The Men in Me, and the 100 Living Rooms – Beauty Shop Breast Cancer Awareness Project touring throughout […]

Vandaveer

Vandaveer

May 26, 2013 @ 9:00 pm

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

May 23, 2013 - June 1, 2013

An exhibit of abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings. This group show by the ART ZONE artists of Duke University’s OLLI Program, led by instructor Pat Hill, explores the evolution of abstraction from its early 20th century roots. The use of color, recycled and re-purposed elements, and, surface texture techniques creates exciting and mysterious works […]

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

May 23, 2013 - June 1, 2013

An exhibit of abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings. This group show by the ART ZONE artists of Duke University’s OLLI Program, led by instructor Pat Hill, explores the evolution of abstraction from its early 20th century roots. The use of color, recycled and re-purposed elements, and, surface texture techniques creates exciting and mysterious works […]

Deep Chatham, Yes Ma’am

Deep Chatham, Yes Ma’am

May 28, 2013 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

May 23, 2013 - June 1, 2013

An exhibit of abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings. This group show by the ART ZONE artists of Duke University’s OLLI Program, led by instructor Pat Hill, explores the evolution of abstraction from its early 20th century roots. The use of color, recycled and re-purposed elements, and, surface texture techniques creates exciting and mysterious works […]

Huge Yard Sale Benefits Vets

Huge Yard Sale Benefits Vets

May 29, 2013 - June 1, 2013

The American Legion is hosting a yard sale at the Chapel Hill Post.  Items displayed indoors and outdoors.  It is open to everyone and there is lots of off road parking.  Items in sale include furniture, housewares, electronics, knickknacks, and much more, Want to donate items to the post for the sale?  The post is accepting […]

The Future of Obamacare

The Future of Obamacare

May 29, 2013 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Every time the Affordable Care Act reaches a new milestone, the uncertainty surrounding it grows. What have we learned in the three years since the Act was enacted? How will health care reform change our lives here in North Carolina? What does the future hold for Medicaid, Medicare, private insurance, and the uninsured? Join us […]

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

May 23, 2013 - June 1, 2013

An exhibit of abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings. This group show by the ART ZONE artists of Duke University’s OLLI Program, led by instructor Pat Hill, explores the evolution of abstraction from its early 20th century roots. The use of color, recycled and re-purposed elements, and, surface texture techniques creates exciting and mysterious works […]

Huge Yard Sale Benefits Vets

Huge Yard Sale Benefits Vets

May 29, 2013 - June 1, 2013

The American Legion is hosting a yard sale at the Chapel Hill Post.  Items displayed indoors and outdoors.  It is open to everyone and there is lots of off road parking.  Items in sale include furniture, housewares, electronics, knickknacks, and much more, Want to donate items to the post for the sale?  The post is accepting […]

Be a Trashion-ista with FRANK and Kidzu!

Be a Trashion-ista with FRANK and Kidzu!

May 30, 2013 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Join Kidzu as we get inspired by recycled materials to design and create our own clothing. Kids will be able to work with artists and designers featured in the show. Then we will walk our creations down the FRANK Art Gallery runway for a fashion show!

Dillinger Escape Plan, The Faceless, Royal Thunder

Dillinger Escape Plan, The Faceless, Royal Thunder

May 30, 2013 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

READS – Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

May 18, 2013 - June 27, 2013

Check out Groundbreaking READS at the Chapel Hill Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program! No minimum reading requirements, open to adults 18 years and older. Registration begins on May 18th, 2013 and continues through July 27th. For more information, call 919-968-2780 or visit chapelhillpubliclibrary.org/srp for more Annual Adult Summer Reading Program for books, prizes, movies, and more.

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

FROM REPRESENTATION TO ABSTRACTION

May 23, 2013 - June 1, 2013

An exhibit of abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings. This group show by the ART ZONE artists of Duke University’s OLLI Program, led by instructor Pat Hill, explores the evolution of abstraction from its early 20th century roots. The use of color, recycled and re-purposed elements, and, surface texture techniques creates exciting and mysterious works […]

Huge Yard Sale Benefits Vets

Huge Yard Sale Benefits Vets

May 29, 2013 - June 1, 2013

The American Legion is hosting a yard sale at the Chapel Hill Post.  Items displayed indoors and outdoors.  It is open to everyone and there is lots of off road parking.  Items in sale include furniture, housewares, electronics, knickknacks, and much more, Want to donate items to the post for the sale?  The post is accepting […]

The Invention of Religion from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment

The Invention of Religion from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment

May 31, 2013 @ 4:30 pm - June 1, 2013 @ 12:00 pm

Join Renaissance scholar John Jeffries Martin for this fascinating series of lectures on the invention of religion from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment. From understanding how religion was practiced on the eve of the Reformation up through the invention of religion with the Enlightenment, Martin will take us on a journey bound to provoke and […]

Last Fridays Art Walk

Last Fridays Art Walk

May 31, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Hillsborough Arts Council invites everyone to visit local galleries and artist studios in historic downtown Hillsborough. Free. See website for venues, exhibits, and map: http://www.hillsboroughartscouncil.org/Art_Walk

NC Symphony’s “Music From the Movies”

NC Symphony’s “Music From the Movies”

May 31, 2013 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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