Operation Medicine Drop is a partnership of Safe Kids North Carolina, the Riverkeepers of North Carolina, NC State Bureau of Investigation, Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of North Carolina and local law enforcement agencies working together to encourage the public to safely dispose of unused, unwanted and expired medication. By providing safe and secure ways for people [...]Find out more »
Lauren Grossman, designer-owner of PLANET, says her fashion legacy will be “size-less, season-less, age-less clothing.” So Dovecote’s style! Her creative collection of women’s apparel uses the finest natural fabrics in a palette of soft hues like sea, fog, putty and lots of white on white. The silhouettes are soft and flowing and the shapes are Japanese-inspired, loose [...]Find out more »
In 1989, playwright, actor, and activist Safdar Hashmi was fatally attacked by political thugs while performing a street play outside of Delhi. His death led to the founding of Sahmat, a vital platform for contemporary art in India that defends freedom of expression and battles intolerance within the country’s often divisive political landscape. Through a [...]Find out more »
In his three decades behind the stove, David Tanis has overseen kitchens in Santa Fe and Paris and throughout the San Francisco Bay area, mostly notable at Chez Panisse in Berkeley, California, where he was a chef for nearly 20 years. His writing has appeared in The Wall Street Journal and Fine Cooking magazine and he currently writes the weekly City Kitchen column for The New York Times.Find out more »
Dr. Wayne Pond will bookend the theme of marriage a la mode. Our affable discussion will center around F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Tender is the Night.Find out more »
Come Join the Party at Twig (99 S. Elliott Rd in Chapel Hill) on Thursday, October 24 between 4pm and 5:30pm and taste FREE samples of products Sodastream and Twig have to offer. Grab a FREE Twig mini LED flashlight and enter some excellent drawings all at one easy-to-find location. There will be a live broadcast with WCHL’s own radio celebrity, Ron Stutts, and of course you can take this opportunity to sign up for 97.9 WCHL’s Follow the Tar Heels to the Sun giveaway.Find out more »
Student recipients of the 2012 and 2013 North Carolina Documentary Photography Award will present and discuss their documentary projects at an event in the Wilson Special Collections Library on Thursday, Oct. 24.
The event will be held in the Pleasants Family Assembly Room is free and open to the public.
The North Carolina Collection inaugurated the competitive grant in 2012 to provide student photographers with support for travel and other expenses.
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 22 Kenneth Frazelle: “Air” from Concerto for Chamber Orchestra Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 Jeffrey Kahane, conductor and pianist Pre-concert talk next door in Gerrard Hall with Letitia Glozer, UNC Chapel Hill, at 6:40 FREE Park & Ride shuttle service from University Mall and Southern Village beginning at 6:15; please call the [...]Find out more »