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April 2015
Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

April 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 7, 2015
Ackland Art Museum,
101 S Columbia Street, Chapel Hill, 27514
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“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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Post-Reconstruction Education: The Creation of African American Schoolhouses in Orange County

April 28 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until May 5, 2015

The Orange County Historical Museum will be hosting an exhibit of the history of one room schoolhouses for black students in Orange County after the Civil War, starting with the history of the first Quaker school for freed children of slaves founded in Hillsborough in 1866.  It includes an exhibit of Jacqueline Liggons’s photographs from the Free Spirit Freedom “Rural Schools for Colored Children—Path to Freedom” exhibit surveying remnants of old rural schools built for children of color during the…

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“Medicinal Uses of Wine in the Long Eighteenth Century,” a lecture by Charles Ludington

April 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The Bullitt History of Medicine Club and the UNC Health Sciences Library are proud to present a lecture by Charles Ludington, who will discuss the medicinal uses of wine in the eighteenth century.

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Free

Fun Run and Talk with Christopher McDougall, “Born To Run” author

April 28 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

5:30pm Fun Run & workout with Chris McDougall, Proaxis Therapy and Balanced Movement Studio 7:30pm discussion, talk, and book signing The run and workout are free of charge, but space is limited. First come first reserved: RSVP at INFO (at) Flyleafbooks.com About Chris McDougall and his new book, Natural Born Heroes: After running an ultramarathon in Mexico, Christopher McDougall, author of Born to Run finds his next great adventure on the razor-sharp mountains of Crete, where a band of Resistance fighters in…

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Free

Let’s Talk About Sex” Documentary Screening

April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library-Meeting Room A,
100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

This film offers a revealing look at how American attitudes toward adolescent sexuality affect today’s teenagers and an examination of how other nations have successfully reduced teen pregnancy and STI rates in comparison to the United States. The screening will include door prizes, refreshments, and an opportunity to ask questions and discuss the film.  It will be presented by Planned Parenthood South Atlantic with The Chapel Hill Public Library. Visit www.letstalkaboutsexthefilm.com to learn more about the film. Free and open…

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Free

Game Night

April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Every week until December 31, 2015
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Get your game on! DSI Comedy and the Chapel Hill-Carrboro-Durham community come together for bits and games every Tuesday at 7pm.Come for FREE, stay for FREE. Did we mention FRE? And there will be, you guessed it, FREE pizza (thank you IP3).

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The Doug Largent Trio at Looking Glass Cafe

April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Looking Glass Cafe,
601 W Main St., Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar and Tyler Leak on drums with special guest John Palowitch on alto sax plays organ trio jazz at Looking Glass Cafe in Carrboro.

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Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

April 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 7, 2015
Ackland Art Museum,
101 S Columbia Street, Chapel Hill, 27514
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“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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Post-Reconstruction Education: The Creation of African American Schoolhouses in Orange County

April 29 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until May 5, 2015

The Orange County Historical Museum will be hosting an exhibit of the history of one room schoolhouses for black students in Orange County after the Civil War, starting with the history of the first Quaker school for freed children of slaves founded in Hillsborough in 1866.  It includes an exhibit of Jacqueline Liggons’s photographs from the Free Spirit Freedom “Rural Schools for Colored Children—Path to Freedom” exhibit surveying remnants of old rural schools built for children of color during the…

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$5-$10

Sacrificial Poets Grand Slam Finals

April 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The ArtsCenter,
300 East Main Street, Carrboro, ND 27510 United States
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It’s going to be a night of passion, poetry, and empowerment. You don’t want to miss these young agents of change voice their truth and experiences. Every year, the top six youth poets in the area are selected to be the Sacrificial Poets Youth Slam Team that competes in the Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam Festival among 50 other teams from across the globe. After making the team in April, the selected poets undergo intensive training in writing…

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$6

Ask Ramses

April 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Ever wonder what it would be like to do the right thing? Maybe you don’t know what the right thing is? Join UNC Philosopher and Ethicist Susan Wolf for our first installment of “Ask Ramses,” a live (and humorous) exchange of ideas and advice for everyday conundrums. Dr. Wolf, and DSI comedians, will answer anonymous questions from the audience and discuss the ethical implications of the options before us. Learn how a philosopher approaches life and come away a better…

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$15+

PLAYMAKERS: Mary’s Wedding

April 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Every day until May 3, 2015
Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre, Center for Dramatic Art,
150 Country Club Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Young Love on the Eve of The Great War On the eve of her wedding to another man, Mary dreams of meeting a young soldier, their blossoming love, and the winds of fate that blew them apart when he goes to battle in World War I. Haunting and achingly romantic. In the words of the playwright, “a memorial to both the Great War and Great Love.” “[a] wonderfully tender, poignant story of innocent first love and the vicissitudes of fate”…

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Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

April 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until June 7, 2015
Ackland Art Museum,
101 S Columbia Street, Chapel Hill, 27514
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“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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Post-Reconstruction Education: The Creation of African American Schoolhouses in Orange County

April 30 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until May 5, 2015

The Orange County Historical Museum will be hosting an exhibit of the history of one room schoolhouses for black students in Orange County after the Civil War, starting with the history of the first Quaker school for freed children of slaves founded in Hillsborough in 1866.  It includes an exhibit of Jacqueline Liggons’s photographs from the Free Spirit Freedom “Rural Schools for Colored Children—Path to Freedom” exhibit surveying remnants of old rural schools built for children of color during the…

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Wine-Tasting Fundraiser to Support the Dispute Settlement Center

April 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

This is the major fundraiser for the Carrboro-based Dispute Settlement Center, the state’s pre-eminent mediation center. The fundraiser supports youth programs at the DSC, which has helped make our community more peaceful for the last 35 years. There will be a silent auction, a raffle, food and a choice of wines. More than 200 people are expected for the 9th annual wine-tasting.

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$30

The Taste of Wine: Identifying Red Grape Varieties Blind at Fearrington Village

April 30 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Granary at Fearrington Village,
2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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In this second blind wine tasting class of the year, we will look at how to identify the grape variety, region, wine making techniques and quality of a red wine. This class will go over tasting terminology and also give you the tools to start tasting wine like a professional. Join Wine Director Maximilian Kast to experience some amazing red wines. $30 includes wine, cheese plate, service fee and tax. Reserve at 919.542.2121 http://www.fearrington.com/event/the-taste-of-wine-red-grape-varieties/

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$3-$5

April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Chapel Hill High School,
1709 High School Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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Comment voulez-vous gouverner un pays qui a deux cent quarante-six variétés de fromage? How can you govern a country which has two hundred and forty-six varieties of cheese? — Charles de Gaulle The French club invites you to join our 3rd annual cheese tasting on: Thursday, April 30th from 6-7:30PM in Madame Campbell’s room (D207). Tickets are $3 for students, and $5 for adults (which go to sustaining this annual event). We look forward to seeing you there to try a selection of…

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Free

Music from the Unnecessary Measures

April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
FRANK Gallery,
109 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Unnecessary Measures is Carrboro’s co-ed and oldest a capella group! We have a wide variety of genre and repertoire, and we perform at school concerts, fundraisers, community dinners, and more. We hope you enjoy at the FRANK Gallery!

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Free

Rupert Nacoste discusses his education book “Taking on Diversity: How We Can Move from Anxiety to Respect”

April 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

In this enlightening book, a campus “diversity doctor” relates stories that individuals have shared with him about their anxieties in situations involving people who are in some way different than themselves. Dr. Rupert W. Nacoste regularly counsels students at North Carolina State University about their problems dealing with diversity of all kinds, including of gender, race, ethnicity, and sexual-orientation. Here, he shares his most effective techniques for handling the unavoidable realities of being in a neo-diverse community, whether that means…

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$15+

PLAYMAKERS: Mary’s Wedding

April 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Every day until May 3, 2015
Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre, Center for Dramatic Art,
150 Country Club Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Young Love on the Eve of The Great War On the eve of her wedding to another man, Mary dreams of meeting a young soldier, their blossoming love, and the winds of fate that blew them apart when he goes to battle in World War I. Haunting and achingly romantic. In the words of the playwright, “a memorial to both the Great War and Great Love.” “[a] wonderfully tender, poignant story of innocent first love and the vicissitudes of fate”…

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Harold Night

April 30 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week until December 31, 2015

See North Carolina’s Best create a whole world right before your eyes. It’s the format that launched a thousand careers on TV, film, and stages across America. The Harold starts with one suggestion, but where it ends is anyone’s guess as a host of characters take audiences on a never-seen-before improvised adventure. Come inspire a world with a single word.

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May 2015
Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

May 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until June 7, 2015
Ackland Art Museum,
101 S Columbia Street, Chapel Hill, 27514
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“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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Post-Reconstruction Education: The Creation of African American Schoolhouses in Orange County

May 1 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until May 5, 2015

The Orange County Historical Museum will be hosting an exhibit of the history of one room schoolhouses for black students in Orange County after the Civil War, starting with the history of the first Quaker school for freed children of slaves founded in Hillsborough in 1866.  It includes an exhibit of Jacqueline Liggons’s photographs from the Free Spirit Freedom “Rural Schools for Colored Children—Path to Freedom” exhibit surveying remnants of old rural schools built for children of color during the…

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Gardens, Flowers and Vistas

May 1 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday until May 31, 2015
Chapel Hill Art Gallery,
1215 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, 27514 United States
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Exciting works using colors of spring, so vivid you can almost smell the flowers. Seascapes and mountain vistas continue the journey, pulling the viewer in for a closer look. Featuring Elaine Pelkey-Herrick and Kathy Alderman. Opening Reception May 8, 6 – 9PM. Gallery open Wed. – Sun. noon – 6PM, Sat. 10 – 6PM. (located between Caffe’ Driade and Whitehall Antiques)

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$15

Fridays Uncorked: Southern Italy

May 1 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
A Southern Season,
University Mall, 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill, NC United States

Discover some of the best values around and taste varietals with a wealth of history from this small area.

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$40

Goals for Girls Soccer Clinic

May 1 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Finley Fields, UNC Campus,
100 Old Mason Farm Road , Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

Goals for Girls & Miraclefeet invite you to train with Olympic and World Cup Champions Carla Overbeck, Cindy Parlow & Siri Mullinix on May 1st from 5 pm – 8 pm. Open to girls ages 6 years – 8th grade. No soccer experience necessary. FAQs What time does it start? 5-5:30pm – registration 5:30-7:30pm – clinic 7:30-8pm – autographs What do I need to bring? Please bring your soccer ball, water, and dress appropriately for the weather How will my donation…

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Free

Fridays on the Front Porch

May 1 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week until October 23, 2015

Join us at FOFP each Friday starting on April 24th through October 23rd at 5 PM. New this season are a variety of food trucks available to entertain your palate. Relax on our shady front porch while enjoying live music and delicious fare. No cover charge or reservations required.

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Live & Local Series: All in the Family

May 1 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Plaza at 140 W. Franklin St.,
140 W Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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Although all the events held throughout the Live & Local series are family friendly, bring out kids of all ages to enjoy the rockin’, rootsy music of  Sandbox. Also, in conjunction with the GoChapelHill Transit will be playing games all related to Bike Week.

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Free

Bynum Front Porch Presents Mary Johnson Rockers and The Spark

May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bynum Front Porch,
950 Bynum Road, Bynum, NC United States

The Bynum Front Porch Friday Night Music Series kicks off  with the roving Americana sounds of Mary Johnson Rockers and the Spark. The band delivers indie, folk and country music ranging from a soft twang with impeccable harmonies to driving rock rhythms full of late night swagger.

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$10

Ladies’ Night at DSI

May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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DSI’s most talented lady comedians take the stage in LADIES’ NIGHT! Whether performing improv, sketch or standup, these ladies know how to make the funny happen. Come out to see a comedy medley produced and performed by unstoppably funny women.

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$15+

PLAYMAKERS: Mary’s Wedding

May 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until May 3, 2015
Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre, Center for Dramatic Art,
150 Country Club Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Young Love on the Eve of The Great War On the eve of her wedding to another man, Mary dreams of meeting a young soldier, their blossoming love, and the winds of fate that blew them apart when he goes to battle in World War I. Haunting and achingly romantic. In the words of the playwright, “a memorial to both the Great War and Great Love.” “[a] wonderfully tender, poignant story of innocent first love and the vicissitudes of fate”…

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The Barefoot Movement

May 1 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The ArtsCenter,
300 East Main Street, Carrboro, ND 27510 United States
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Heartfelt, energetic, and down home. Heralded by CMT Edge as “one of the most promising bands on the bluegrass scene,” the music of the Nashville based group The Barefoot Movement is as down to earth as their intention for members of their audience: sit back, relax, take your shoes off, and stay a while. All the worries and frustrations of the world melt away as the charming four-piece acoustic band takes listeners back to a simpler place and time. Whether…

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$25

The Duhks at Community Church Concert Series

May 1 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Community Church of Chapel Hill,
106 Purefoy Rd. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Duhks, GRAMMY nominees and JUNO award winners, will perform as a part of the Community Church Concerts Series in Chapel Hill. No band epitomizes the polyethnic strands of modern folk music better than The Duhks. Since forming in Winnipeg in 2001 The Duhks have created a dynamic blend of old-timey, French Canadian and Celtic music punched up with shades of blues, soul and driving Afro Cuban rhythms that leaves festival crowds on their feet.

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$10

Best Show Ever

May 1 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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All-star comedy showcase featuring the best of DSI Comedy Theater. Always a new lineup of improv, sketch comedy or stand-up. Always the Best Show Ever! See veteran DSI performers improvise a collection of scenes that’s bound to make Saturday the best night of your week.

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$10

Carrboro Prom

May 1 @ 9:00 pm
Carrboro Century Center,
100 North Greensboro Street, Carrboro, NC United States
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A formal dance party for the dwellers of Carrboro Groove to the best tunes in a great town with awesome people. Stroll around downtown in your prom attire and come groove in the grandiose, glorious, high ceilings and hardwood floors of Carrboro Century Hall. Show up with a date, dressed up and expect to dance all night. Get your photo taken by the Hot Dog Photobooth and take a picture home to remember the magical evening. Kick around balloons and…

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Mister Diplomat

May 1 @ 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until December 31, 2015
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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DSI’s flagship show features true stories told by a local celebrity or special guest. Those anecdotes inspire a world of captivating scenes, fully improvised by some of the most skilled improv comedians in North Carolina.

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VIETRI Spring Warehouse Sale

May 2 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until May 4, 2015
VIETRI,
343 Elizabeth Brady Road, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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VIETRI, exclusive importer of handcrafted Italian dinnerware, flatware, glassware, garden accessories, and home décor products is having a spring warehouse sale. This semi-annual sale features VIETRI’s handcrafted Italian treasures that are discontinued, slightly flawed, or unique samples, and the steep discounts leave the beautiful products at up to 80% off retail! Enjoy a fun-filled weekend inspired by irresistibly Italian style with family and friends. On Saturday, May 2, shoppers will have the opportunity to participate in a raffle with three…

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Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

May 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until June 7, 2015
Ackland Art Museum,
101 S Columbia Street, Chapel Hill, 27514
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“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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Fitzgerald’s 2nd Anniversary Party

May 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fitzgerald’s Irish Pub,
206 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Multi Family Yard Sale

May 2 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Pinewoods Montessori,
109 Millstone Dr, Hillsborough, NC , NC 27278 United States
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Calling all yard sale experts and tag sale lovers! Pinewoods Montessori will host our Annual Yard Sale on May 2, 2015 from 8am to noon. You’ll find great items for home, family and children. Toys, clothes, furniture and great deals to be had on gently used items.

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35 for adults, 15 for kids 5-11, under 5 free

Color the Hill 4K Fun Run

May 2 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

The Color the Hill 4K and Fun Run is the wackiest time you can have on a cross country course! Make sure you show up at the start line as a blank canvas – white attire is best. Then run, walk, skip or dance your way to the finish line while you move through a rainbow of fun. All ages, skills, sizes and shapes are welcome and having a blast at the Color the Hill event is what it’s all…

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$115-$125

Piedmont Savanna Ecology

May 2 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Nicolette Cagle, Ecologist Cost: $125 ($115 for Members)

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Art in the Garden Sculpture Invitational

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week until May 9, 2015
Garden Art Gallery,
1902 Borland Rd, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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The 21st Annual Art in the Garden Sculpture Invitational will open on Saturday May 2, 2015 with a reception. Join your friends and the artists to celebrate our 21st anniversary! A unique once yearly event, the Art in the Garden Sculpture invitational is one of the finest outdoor sculpture exhibitions in the triangle region of North Carolina. Located just six miles from Historic downtown Hillsborough.

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Whimsical Women Art Show

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Southern Village Green,
Market St , Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Join over 60 local artists who will show their work at the 19th annual Whimsical Women art show on May 2. The show will be held on the green at Southern Village in Chapel Hill from 10:00 to 3:00. Pottery, painting, jewelry, textiles, yard art, metal sculpture, recycled/scrap art, basketry and more will be for sale. Gifts for moms, grads, brides, grooms and dads abound. For a $1 admission fee, food and beverages are free and music will be provided…

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Post-Reconstruction Education: The Creation of African American Schoolhouses in Orange County

May 2 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until May 5, 2015

The Orange County Historical Museum will be hosting an exhibit of the history of one room schoolhouses for black students in Orange County after the Civil War, starting with the history of the first Quaker school for freed children of slaves founded in Hillsborough in 1866.  It includes an exhibit of Jacqueline Liggons’s photographs from the Free Spirit Freedom “Rural Schools for Colored Children—Path to Freedom” exhibit surveying remnants of old rural schools built for children of color during the…

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$9

SuperFun Show: Gustafer Yellowgold

May 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The ArtsCenter,
300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States

“The show is a cross between ‘Yellow Submarine’ and Dr. Seuss.” – The New York Times An absurdly funny and touching multi-media concert of live songs, stories and animation, performed by award-winning illustrator/songwriter Morgan Taylor. This live performance will feature new songs and videos from the all-new DVD/CD “Gustafer Yellowgold’s Wisdom Tooth of Wisdom”, along with plenty of fan favorites from the five previous Gustafer Yellowgold releases, as well as last year’s hit single, “Cakenstein.”

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ClydeFEST

May 2 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bynum Ball Park,
173 Bynum Hill Road, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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ClydeFEST is an outdoor children’s arts festival honoring and encouraging creativity in Chatham County. An utterly unique event designed especially for children 10 years of age and under, ClydeFEST features hand-on arts activities, original old-world carnival games, live music and storytelling, live turtles, food trucks, and an instrument petting zoo. And of course, there’s a chance you might win your very own Clyde critter—or bid on the one Clyde will make right in front of our eyes. Clyde doesn’t sell…

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May Day Celebration

May 2 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Jackson Center,
Chapel Hill NC 27516 United States

FREE COMMUNITY EVENT! The public is invited for food, fun, games, face painting, spoken word, singing and so much more! This annual event is an opportunity for the community to meet, greet and enjoy each other.

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Free

Celebrate the first annual Independent Bookstore Day with Flyleaf!

May 2 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Flyleaf joins over 400 stores nationally with a day of events and special merchandise in celebration of independent bookstores! For one day, and one day only, a number of very limited, unique, word-based items and books will be available in more than 400 independent stores across the country. These aren’t your run-of-the-mill signed first editions—these are literature-based art projects, unique books, and collector’s items created for this event only. You can’t get them before. You can’t get them after. And…

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$50

Bonsai with Harold Johnson

May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fifth Season Gardening,
106 S. Greensboro Street, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Learn how to create and maintain bonsai at Fifth Season Gardening! In this class, instructor Harold Johnson will teach participants the process of evaluating plant material for potential as bonsai, the importance of using an appropriate bonsai soil, proper watering of bonsai, two methods of directing plant growth to achieve your bonsai design, how to shape the pre-bonsai plant to begin the process of developing a bonsai, how to root and prune pre-bonsai, and how to prepare a bonsai pot…

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