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January 2015

Request for Proposals

January 6 - January 31
Strowd Roses, Inc.,
P.O. Box 3558, Chapel Hill, 27515 United States

Strowd Roses, Inc. is accepting grant proposals through January 31 from qualified tax-exempt organizations that are based in Chapel Hill or Carrboro or are devoted primarily to benefit the citizens of those communities. Grants may also be made to individuals engaged in projects designed to enhance the local community. For more information and to apply, go to strowdroses.org. Contact Eileen Ferrell, executivedirector@strowdroses.org, with questions.

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Combat Paper Project

January 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
UNC Campus,
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Coming home from war is a difficult thing. There is often much to account for as a survivor. A new language must be developed in order to express the magnitude and variety of the collective effect. Hand papermaking is the language of Combat Paper. By working in communities directly affected by warfare and using the uniforms and artifacts from their experiences, a transformation occurs and our collective language is born. Through papermaking workshops, veterans use their uniforms worn in service…

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$30

Learn at Lunch: Super Southern Super Bowl Party

January 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
A Southern Season,
University Mall, 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill, NC United States

Get ready for the Super Bowl with new appetizers and small plates. Learn the easy techniques to prepare these dishes in advance so you can enjoy your own party! This is a one-hour class.

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$15

Fridays Uncorked: Super Bowl Libations

January 30 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
A Southern Season,
University Mall, 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill, NC United States

It shouldn’t be just beer for this event! We’ll have wine and show you some wine and beer-based cocktails for your game day celebrations. Come pick up some great ideas for your party!

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Jake Xerxes Fussell Album Release at Love House & Hitchins Forum

January 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Center for the Study of the American South,
410 East Franklin, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Love House & Hutchins Forum will celebrate the release of Jake Xerxes Fussell’s debut solo album from local label Paradise of Bachelors. Jake will perform selections from his self-titled album, produced by William Tyler, who also appears on it as a guest. Acclaimed Durham guitarist Daniel Bachman will also play a special solo set for the occasion.  http://south.unc.edu/  

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Hillsborough Last Fridays Art Walk

January 30 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every month on the last Friday until December 31, 2015
Downtown Hillsborough,
N. Churton St., Hillsborough, NC United States
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Come out to downtown Hillsborough on the last Friday of every month for Last Fridays Art Walk! Last Fridays Art Walk happens rain or shine! For more information, click here.

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Free

Movies That Matter/Spiritual Cinema: MARLEY – The Documentary

January 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oasis at Carr Mill,
200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, 27510 United States
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“YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A BIG FAN OF REGGAE MUSIC TO DIG ‘MARLEY.” -Tom Long, Detroit News Bob Marley’s universal appeal, impact on music history, and role as a social and political prophet is both unique and unparalleled. MARLEY is the definitive life story of the musician, revolutionary, legend, and the man, from his early days to his rise to international superstardom. Made with the support of the Marley family, the film features rare footage, never before seen performances,…

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$15+

PLAYMAKERS: Trouble in Mind

January 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
running January 21-February 8
UNC Center for Dramatic Art,
150 Country Club Rd. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Broadway, 1957. In rehearsals for a groundbreaking racially integrated production, the leading actress must wrestle with a choice between the role of a lifetime or compromising her values, in this bitingly satiric classic. “Wise and extraordinarily winning” “one of the best plays about racism ever written” – The Washington Post For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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Company Carolina Presents “The Last Five Years”

January 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
running Jan. 23 - Feb. 1
The ArtsCenter,
300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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The Last Five Years, a two-person one act musical written by Jason Robert Brown, explores the five year relationship between Cathy Hiatt, an aspiring actress, and Jamie Wellerstein, a successful novelist in New York City. The two tell their story of the relationship: one chronologically and one reverse chronologically. This moving show explores themes of compromise, sacrifice, loss, and love. $7 Advance, $5 Student/Friends, $10 Day of Show.  

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The Monti Hippo Awards

January 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The ArtsCenter,
300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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This event will be hosted by The Monti’s Executive Director, Jeff Polish.The 5th Annual Hippo Awards is an annual event where we honor the best stories told in the previous calendar year. Nominations are in three distinct categories:Comedy, Drama, and Overall. In addition to the handing out of awards, we are also featuring a full lineup of new stories by new voices as well as past Hippo Award winners. If you want to be a voting member of The Monti Academy, you must sign…

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10+

Dunsinane – National Theatre of Scotland and The Royal Shakespeare Company

January 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Memorial Hall, UNC-Chapel Hill,
114 E Cameron Avenue, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Macbeth is dead. An English army has swept through the landscape, killed the tyrant and taken the seat of power. Attempting to restore peace and put in place a new ruler, the commanding officer is beset by a brutal guerrilla uprising. Increasingly isolated from his own men and Scottish allies alike, his efforts to restore order appear futile as the situation spins out of control. Directed by Roxana Silbert, this exhilarating play by award-winning playwright David Greig is a vision…

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$20

Carolina’s Funniest Comic 2015 Semi-Finals

January 30 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Carolina’s Funniest Comic 2015 – The funniest comedians from North and South Carolina compete for $1000 in cash and prizes. Produced by DSI and Alchemy Comedy Theater. Your vote decides the winner! SEMI-FINAL ROUND “North Carolina Finals”: 4 COMICS + Comic WILD CARD perform 12 min (FRIDAY 1/30 830PM) Top two (2) move on to the CFC FINAL Round. Friday 1/30 830PM (ON SALE 1/26 2PM!) COMICS: Jack Bowen (Carrboro) Leo Hodson (Greensboro) Chad Cosby (Carrboro) Brian Burns (Carrboro) Mello…

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$5-$10

Mount Carmel Baptist Church Country Breakfast

January 31 @ 7:30 am - 11:30 am
Mount Carmel Baptist Church,
2016 Mt. Carmel Church Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

Country Breakfast Country Ham & Sausage Bacon, Eggs, Grits & Gravy Stewed Apples Homemade Biscuits Jams & Jellies Coffee & Juice A Breakfast that Grandma would be proud to serve! Adults $10.00   Children (under 12) $5.00 Eat In or Take Out! All You Can Eat! Join us for breakfast and a Bake Sale.

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$25

African Americans in Theater and Popular Culture after 1945

January 31 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
UNC Campus,
Chapel Hill, NC United States

We are pleased to continue our partnership with PlayMakers Repertory Company as they produce the play by Alice Childress, Trouble in Mind (first performed in 1955). Three speakers will discuss the historical and biographical context of this provocative work, which explores the obstacles that African American playwrights and actors faced as they sought to break down racial barriers and stereotypes in post-1945 American theatrical culture. Historian William Sturkey will discuss both the discriminations and opportunities that shaped the experiences of…

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$40

Copper Plate Calligraphy

January 31 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday, Jan 31 (in case of inclement weather: Feb 7) Calligraphy is the artistic form of handwriting, traditionally used in botanical illustration to identify the subject of the illustration. Students learn the basics of this art, including how to make letterforms using the correct stroke sequence for lower and upper case letters with dip-pen in ink and watercolor paint. Proficiency will require practice beyond the scope of this short course. No prerequisites. Cost: $40 ($35 for Members)

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Free

Ask a Lawyer Day

January 31 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library,
100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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On Saturday, January 31, 2015, the North Carolina Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Division is holding its annual Ask A Lawyer Day event at the Chapel Hill Public Library from 10 am- 1 pm. Ask A Lawyer Day is a free annual event where members of the public are invited to ask local lawyers any questions they may have, regardless of topic. All attendants will have an opportunity to speak with a lawyer one on one to discuss any legal issues…

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$15+

PLAYMAKERS: Trouble in Mind

January 31 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
UNC Center for Dramatic Art,
150 Country Club Rd. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Broadway, 1957. In rehearsals for a groundbreaking racially integrated production, the leading actress must wrestle with a choice between the role of a lifetime or compromising her values, in this bitingly satiric classic. “Wise and extraordinarily winning” “one of the best plays about racism ever written” – The Washington Post For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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Free Spirit Freedom

January 31 @ 3:00 pm - February 1 @ 5:00 pm
Orange County Senior Center,
103 Meadowland Drive, Hillsborough, NC, NC 27278 United States

Free Spirit Freedom, a project sponsored by Hillsborough Arts Council, will sponsor a two day event honoring Black History Month in Orange County.  First day of this event will feature a photographic exhibit and reception featuring photos of schools built for children of color during segregation.  Second day will feature speakers on the subject of historic schools.

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Free

Josh Brophy Live

January 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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“Brophy can honor the melody and structure of classic piano pop while singing both witty and trenchant lyrics fed by a fertile brain’s odd imaginings.” – riverfront times Initially from Alaska, pianist and singer/songwriter Josh Brophy moved to St. Louis in 2007. A long time player at St. Louis piano bars, in 2014 Brophy made his album debut. Brophy describes the collection as follows: “The record explores themes like interpersonal isolation, nightmares, mental instability, and unfortunate allergens. The hope is that…

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$15+

PLAYMAKERS: Trouble in Mind

January 31 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
running January 21-February 8
UNC Center for Dramatic Art,
150 Country Club Rd. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Broadway, 1957. In rehearsals for a groundbreaking racially integrated production, the leading actress must wrestle with a choice between the role of a lifetime or compromising her values, in this bitingly satiric classic. “Wise and extraordinarily winning” “one of the best plays about racism ever written” – The Washington Post For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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Company Carolina Presents “The Last Five Years”

January 31 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
running Jan. 23 - Feb. 1
The ArtsCenter,
300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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The Last Five Years, a two-person one act musical written by Jason Robert Brown, explores the five year relationship between Cathy Hiatt, an aspiring actress, and Jamie Wellerstein, a successful novelist in New York City. The two tell their story of the relationship: one chronologically and one reverse chronologically. This moving show explores themes of compromise, sacrifice, loss, and love. $7 Advance, $5 Student/Friends, $10 Day of Show.  

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The Playwrights Roundtable Presents: Out of Bounds

January 31 @ 8:00 pm
The ArtsCenter,
300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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The Playwrights Roundtable, in association with The Arts Center, presents this unique performance of original one-act plays,  written and directed by members of our consortium.  This forum is an opportunity for our playwrights to stage works which differ in form and content from our other presentations throughout the year.  These plays are edgy, thought-provoking, compelling, and especially, “OUT of BOUNDS”. !! OUT OF BOUNDS – Original new plays by local playwrights Playwrights: Paul Baerman Steve Gallagher Brook North Ken Wolpert…

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10+

The Mariinsky Orchestra with Valery Gergiev, conductor and artistic director

January 31 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Memorial Hall, UNC-Chapel Hill,
114 E Cameron Avenue, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

The Mariinsky Orchestra and dazzling conductor Valery Gergiev return to Memorial Hall for the fourth time with two passionately Russian concerts. One of the oldest musical institutions in Russia, founded in the 18th century during the reign of Peter the Great and housed in St. Petersburg’s famed Mariinsky Theatre since 1860, the Orchestra enjoys a long and distinguished history. Valery Gergiev, artistic and general director of the Mariinsky Theatre, is a prominent figure in all the world’s major concert halls,…

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February 2015

Kehillah Synagogue Yard Sale

February 1 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kehillah Synagogue,
1200 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

The Chapel Hill Kehillah Synagogue will be hosting its Annual Yard Sale on Sunday, February 1, from 9 am until 1 p.m. at 1200 Mason Farm Road in Chapel Hill. Over the last several years, the synagogue found a successful fundraising strategy to supplement its Religious School and Preschool programs while also providing low-cost clothing, furniture, toys, and electronics for the larger local community. This community event is staffed by volunteers from the Kehillah Synagogue who collect tax-deductible item donations…

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Midway Businesses for the Varsity Theatre Kickstarter Campaign

February 1 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Every day until February 2, 2015

The Varsity Theatre is raising money through a Kickstarter campaign to digitize their theaters. The businesses on The Midway, along Graham Street, are getting together to help their fellow downtown Chapel Hill business. On Sunday, February 1 and Monday, February 2 you’ll want to shop, eat, and get glamorous – all to support Varsity Theatre! SUNDAY FEB 1: Syd’s:  100% of services & 10% of retail sales donated Beer Study:  $1 of every draft sold donated Rumors:  20% of sales donated MONDAY…

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35, 25, 55

Master Class with Zeb Homison at Bikram Yoga Chapel Hill

February 1 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Bikram Yoga Chapel Hill,
601 W. Rosemary St., Chapel HIll, NC 27516 United States
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Join us Sunday February 1st for a class led by current national and international asana champion, Zeb Homison. This two hour experience will be beneficial for yogis at all levels of practice and is followed by a Q&A session with demonstrations from Zeb. Students will receive expert advice and personalized attention. Don’t miss out on this opportunity! Fee for the master class is $35, fee for the Q+A is $25, or attend both for $55.

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10+

The Mariinsky Orchestra with Valery Gergiev, conductor and artistic director

February 1 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Memorial Hall, UNC-Chapel Hill,
114 E Cameron Avenue, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

The Mariinsky Orchestra and dazzling conductor Valery Gergiev return to Memorial Hall for the fourth time with two passionately Russian concerts. One of the oldest musical institutions in Russia, founded in the 18th century during the reign of Peter the Great and housed in St. Petersburg’s famed Mariinsky Theatre since 1860, the Orchestra enjoys a long and distinguished history. Valery Gergiev, artistic and general director of the Mariinsky Theatre, is a prominent figure in all the world’s major concert halls,…

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$15+

PLAYMAKERS: Trouble in Mind

February 1 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
running January 21-February 8
UNC Center for Dramatic Art,
150 Country Club Rd. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Broadway, 1957. In rehearsals for a groundbreaking racially integrated production, the leading actress must wrestle with a choice between the role of a lifetime or compromising her values, in this bitingly satiric classic. “Wise and extraordinarily winning” “one of the best plays about racism ever written” – The Washington Post For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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$15+

PLAYMAKERS: Trouble in Mind

February 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
running January 21-February 8
UNC Center for Dramatic Art,
150 Country Club Rd. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Broadway, 1957. In rehearsals for a groundbreaking racially integrated production, the leading actress must wrestle with a choice between the role of a lifetime or compromising her values, in this bitingly satiric classic. “Wise and extraordinarily winning” “one of the best plays about racism ever written” – The Washington Post For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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Company Carolina Presents “The Last Five Years”

February 1 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
running Jan. 23 - Feb. 1
The ArtsCenter,
300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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The Last Five Years, a two-person one act musical written by Jason Robert Brown, explores the five year relationship between Cathy Hiatt, an aspiring actress, and Jamie Wellerstein, a successful novelist in New York City. The two tell their story of the relationship: one chronologically and one reverse chronologically. This moving show explores themes of compromise, sacrifice, loss, and love. $7 Advance, $5 Student/Friends, $10 Day of Show.  

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Midway Businesses for the Varsity Theatre Kickstarter Campaign

February 2 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until February 2, 2015

The Varsity Theatre is raising money through a Kickstarter campaign to digitize their theaters. The businesses on The Midway, along Graham Street, are getting together to help their fellow downtown Chapel Hill business. On Sunday, February 1 and Monday, February 2 you’ll want to shop, eat, and get glamorous – all to support Varsity Theatre! SUNDAY FEB 1: Syd’s:  100% of services & 10% of retail sales donated Beer Study:  $1 of every draft sold donated Rumors:  20% of sales donated MONDAY…

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$35

Great Books Reading Group – The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

February 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Yearning to revisit some of your old favorites with engaged peers and a learned discussion leader? We are pleased to announce the inaugural season of our Great Books Reading Groups in partnership with Flyleaf Books of Chapel Hill. Join UNC faculty discussion leaders for a session on context and meaning, and then return in two weeks to tackle substantive issues in the text. These programs will feature great UNC faculty, but they will be driven by group discussion not lectures.…

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$20

The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s America

February 3 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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We will examine the ways in which Shirley Temple became the most celebrated child star in film history by embodying hope, trust, and plucky cheer in the midst of the Great Depression, the greatest peacetime crisis in American history. Join history professor John Kasson for a discussion of his book, The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s America. TIME: 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. All Spotlight on Scholars events take place at Flyleaf Books in Chapel…

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$6

Adult Spelling Bee presented by UNC Program in the Humanities, Flyleaf Books & DSI Comedy

February 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Were you T-O-P of your C-L-A-S-S when it came to spelling? Do you keep a dictionary on your bedside table in case of emergencies? Do you enjoy watching people stumble over “chrysanthemum” in front of a crowd? Join us for this adult Spelling Bee sponsored by Flyleaf Books & UNC Humanities Program. Beer will be swilled and words will be spelled and we’ll determine who can bring the heat when it comes to linguistic feats. Part variety show, part serious…

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Snow Full Moon Walk

February 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Irvin Nature Preserve,
2912 B Jones Ferry Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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Join TLC for a full moon walk. This program offers a unique opportunity to enjoy Irvin Nature Preserve after dark. We recommend that participants bring a flashlight, bundle up, and wear sturdy shoes. This outing is weather dependent, so please remember to check your e-mail before heading to the hike. Many human cultures have given names to the full moon throughout the year. Different full moon names can be found among the Chinese, Celtic, Old English, and New Guinea cultures,…

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free

“The Economics of Education”: What We Owe Our Children and Our Nation

February 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
North Carolina Central University School of Education,
712 Cecil Street, Durham, NC 27707 United States
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The League of Women Voters of Orange, Durham and Chatham and the North Carolina Central University (NCCU) School of Education are partnering to present a discussion on “The Economics of Education: What We Owe Our Children and Our Nation.” Dr. Wynetta Lee Dean of the School of Education at NCCU, will moderate the discussion, on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 7pm. A panel of local school district superintendents will discuss the impact of the NC budget on local schools at…

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Free

Poetry Open Mic + Wine

February 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Johnny’s Gone Fishing is excited to welcome Living Poetry, the Triangle’s largest group of poets, to our shop for a special Open Mic Night paired with a wine tasting! The Open Mic, organized by Tara Lynne Groth of Living Poetry, will feature Chapel Hill-based reader Chris Slydel. Chris will read for 10 minutes followed by an open mic. Poets will have up to 5 minutes to read. If you’d like to read, please arrive early to sign up. A wine…

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Free

The Alchemy of Food for Human Incarnation with Ron Veitel

February 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oasis at Carr Mill,
200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, 27510 United States
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“Alchemy is a miraculous power or process by which one thing is changed into something even better. Incarnation is endowment with human form. With every ingestion of food the human organism must, through the process of digestion, overcome the forces inherent within the food and destroy it into its most basic units so that the nutrients can cross the threshold of the digestive tract into the inner sanctum of the blood. It is at this point, through powerful soul and…

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$15+

PLAYMAKERS: Trouble in Mind

February 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
running January 21-February 8
UNC Center for Dramatic Art,
150 Country Club Rd. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Broadway, 1957. In rehearsals for a groundbreaking racially integrated production, the leading actress must wrestle with a choice between the role of a lifetime or compromising her values, in this bitingly satiric classic. “Wise and extraordinarily winning” “one of the best plays about racism ever written” – The Washington Post For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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Free

Resources Available for Small Business

February 4 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Homewood Suites by Hilton,
3600 Mt. Moriah Rd., Durham, NC 27707 United States

Often small business owners have no idea of all the resources available to them at little or no cost. Whether you are just getting started or you’ve been in busy for years, there will be information you need and the contact person present for that resource. We will have a panelist of important resources for small business: LaShon Harley of Durham Tech Small Business Center Briles Johnson of NC Womens Business Center Patrick Rodriguez of US Small Business Administration Fred…

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Free

Carolina Science Cafe at Back Bar

February 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Top of the Hill,
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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The Helping Hand Project UNC undergraduate Jeff Powell describes this exciting student-started, student-run venture that utilizes 3-D printing technology to make affordable prosthetics for children in need. How did he get started? What advances does he foresee in the design process? Morehead Planetarium and Science Center’s free, current science awareness program, Carolina Science Cafe, is designed for adults. This program explores the science topics making national and international headlines and offers the chance to meet the experts behind the headlines.…

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Free

Experiencing Wholeness: How to Feel Better in Every Way in 2015

February 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Unity Center of Peace,
8800 Seawell School Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

Imagine feeling supported regularly in achieving your vision for deep joy and wholeness in your life. Imagine having a personal team of highly skilled healers, traditional and holistic, spiritual, emotional, and physical, collaborating for your wellness and joyful living. On Feb. 14, the Oasis is opening our new Whole Person Wellness Center at Unity Center of Peace in Chapel Hill. During weekdays and early evening hours, we will offer individual sessions as well as classes led by members of our consortium…

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Free

Scouting Court of Honor

February 4 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
American Legion Chapel Hill,
1714 Legion Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

Boy Scout Troop 505 and Venture 505 are holding a Court of Honor on Wednesday, February 4, at 7:30 p.m., at American Legion Post 6.  The American Legion is presenting national awards to Legionnairre Lyle Miller and a High Adventure Award of $1,000 to Eagle Scout Arthur Lee Franklin. There will be many other local scouting awards that recognize the efforts of Chapel Hill Troop 505.  Everyone interested in scouting and local scouting programs is invited to attend.  You’ll learn…

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$15+

PLAYMAKERS: Trouble in Mind

February 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
running January 21-February 8
UNC Center for Dramatic Art,
150 Country Club Rd. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Broadway, 1957. In rehearsals for a groundbreaking racially integrated production, the leading actress must wrestle with a choice between the role of a lifetime or compromising her values, in this bitingly satiric classic. “Wise and extraordinarily winning” “one of the best plays about racism ever written” – The Washington Post For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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Free

Lunch Box Concert Series

February 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Thursday, recurring 8 times
Carrboro Century Center,
100 North Greensboro Street, Carrboro, NC United States
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Lunch Box Concert Series-January and February This popular series returns with a variety of musical experiences. There is something for everyone, so come in and enjoy free live music!  Just bring your lunch to Century Hall every Thursday in January & February and enjoy free concerts featuring the best of local and regional bands! Free coffee is provided courtesy of Open Eye Café. January     8-Eric Bannan-folk January   15- Onda- Bossa Nova January   22- Dogwood Blossom-Folk January  29-  Tiny House- contemporary original music…

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Silent (No More!) Auction

February 5 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Carolina Club,
550 Stadium Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27510 United States

The 10th annual Silent (No More!) Auction benefits the UNC Hospitals’ Beacon Child and Family Program, and is the primary fundraising event for this program. Proceeds raised from The Silent (No More!) Auction provide funds to assist patients, families, and employees who are experiencing family violence. Our hosts and long-term sponsors are Molly Maid of Chapel Hill and the Ms. Molly Foundation. With the help of generous local individuals and business owners who have donated auction items, the Silent (No More!) Auction is a lively evening filled with delicious food, good folks, and a silent and live auction. For more information…

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Sacred Spaces Art Reception

February 5 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Center for the Study of the American South,
410 East Franklin, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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The Center for the Study of the American South will unveil the Spring 2015 art exhibit, Sacred Spaces: A Look Inside the Home of Harlem Renaissance Poet Anne Spencer. These photographs by John M. Hall reveal the beautiful and unique home and garden of Anne Spencer in Lynchburg, Virginia. The house, which is registered as a Virginia Historic Landmark, served as a salon and southern outpost of the Harlem Renaissance, as the Spencers hosted literary luminaries such as Gwendolyn Brooks,…

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Free

Dimensional ‘Thinning of the Veils’ Awakening Consciousness

February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oasis at Carr Mill,
200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, 27510 United States
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As the Global Shift into 5th Dimension, or Unity Consciousness, is manifesting many are experiencing challenges as the old patterns of the ‘illusion of separation’ are released to facilitate the ‘up-grade’ of body, mind, spirit to Oneness with that which we truly are. The illustrated painting ‘Carrboro Communitree Consciousness’ is a visual interpretation of the co-existence of three dimensions, or realities. The Third Dimension we exist in, dancing in the playground of life. The meta-reality, or unseen Fourth Dimension of…

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Mermutants!

February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Internationalist Books,
101 Lloyd St., Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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A collaboration of six puppeteers, musicians, and freaks hailing from points across the U.S. will present Mermutants!, a multimedia puppet show. This pre/post-apocalyptic fantasy is currently touring the South. Mermutants! presents a futuristic utopia/dystopia in which the oceans have risen to swallow up all but Florida’s highest hill. As the surviving humans scramble to stay above sea level, highly-evolved sea people thrive below, in the toxic neon slime of the polluted ocean.  

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$15+

PLAYMAKERS: Trouble in Mind

February 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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running January 21-February 8
UNC Center for Dramatic Art,
150 Country Club Rd. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Broadway, 1957. In rehearsals for a groundbreaking racially integrated production, the leading actress must wrestle with a choice between the role of a lifetime or compromising her values, in this bitingly satiric classic. “Wise and extraordinarily winning” “one of the best plays about racism ever written” – The Washington Post For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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