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February 2015
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Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

February 27
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Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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Free

The Plate Scrapers

February 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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The Plate Scrapers is a 4 piece bluegrass band that plays an energetic mix of traditional bluegrass, original music, covers and a variety of other material. In only a short time as a band The Plate Scrapers have developed a name for themselves as an entertaining group with an ever changing live show. They played an exciting show at Johnny’s in October, and we’re thrilled to have them back! Check out the Maryland-based band’s sound here: http://www.theplatescrapers.com/#!music/c5q9 The show is…

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An Enemy of the People: Theater, Environmentalism, and the Meaning of Water

February 27 @ 4:30 pm - March 28 @ 1:00 pm
UNC Campus,
Chapel Hill, NC United States

Our partnership with PlayMakers continues with this seminar in conjunction with the production of An Enemy of the People, an 1882 play by Henrik Ibsen that was later adapted by Arthur Miller. Ibsen portrays conflicts that erupt when a doctor discovers contamination in “health baths” that are essential for a small town’s economy. Drawing on these theatrical themes, we explore how environmental issues flow into public disputes, modern media, and conceptions of human rights. Public policy expert Richard Andrews will…

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Hillsborough Last Fridays Art Walk

February 27 @ 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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$5

Love Live Concert

February 27 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Varsity Theatre,
123 E Franklin St , Chapel Hill , NC 27514 United States

Love Chapel Hill’s 5th annual Love Live concert. A great night of Americana and Folk music, featuring local indy favorites Look Homeward and Delta Son. Folk / Roots-pop band Look Homeward pairs instrumentation and harmony typically associated with the state’s mountain region, with their own deep love for the coastal waters. Look Homeward brings together East and West in a celebration of what makes North Carolina truly great. Their debut album, ‘The Hunger and the Ghost EP” was release October…

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Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

February 28
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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$0-$20

Southern Hospitality? The Immigrant Experience in the U.S. South

February 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
UNC School of Law,
160 Ridge Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27510 United States
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This year’s UNC Law Conference on Race Class Gender and Ethnicity will focus on the many challenges that immigrants living in Southern communities experience. The keynote speaker is Penn State law professor Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia, a nationally recognized scholar of immigration law. Registration starts at 8:00 AM. Free for area students, $20 for community members (no one will be turned away for lack of funds).

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Teddy Bear Clinic

February 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
University Mall,
201 South Estes Dr. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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UNC doctors and nurses will help children learn about health procedures by “examining” a brought or borrowed teddy bear, doll or stuffed animal of their choice. Kidzu staff will register their “patient” and children will follow the toy as it passes through examination procedures to help children feel less fearful of medical procedures and equipment. Chapel Hill ambulance and EMTs will also be visiting in the parking lot to allow kids to explore and learn about their important work in…

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Donna Degnan Trunk Show at Fearrington Village

February 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until March 1, 2015
Dovecote at Fearrington Village,
2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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Known for her classic silhouettes with a modern and contemporary edge, Donna Degnan is one of our favorite new finds for spring! With a background in fashion design, Donna noticed a void in the market for trendier clothing designed with sophisticated workmanship and quality, so when given the opportunity to create her own signature collection in the late 90’s, she was ready to take on the challenge. Donna’s following includes a loyal audience of celebrities including Deborah Norville, former Governor…

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Rare Disease Awareness Day

February 28 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
University Mall,
201 South Estes Dr. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Come and gather resources and learn more about the rare conditions that affect 1 out of 10 US citizens.There will be children’s activities, life stories, photo sessions, refreshments and a raffle. Bring your spare change and donate for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate.

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$5.00

Real Estate Investor Presentation 2015 Chapel Hill Kickoff

February 28 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Have you ever thought about investing in real estate? Do you already own real estate? Do you want to make some extra money? If you said yes to one of the 3 then…GREAT! This month on February 28th, from 12:00pm to 3:00pm we will be having a Kickoff to expand our Real Estate Investor Team to Chapel Hill NC. As of now we are currently in 26 other location all across the USA. We are a team of Real Estate…

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$50 per person or $80 per couple

PTA Thrift Shop 2015 Birthday Bash!

February 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hampton Inns and Suites,
370 E. Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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The 2015 PTA Thrift Shop BIRTHDAY BASH fundraiser will be held on Saturday, February 28th from 7pm-10pm at the Hampton Inn and Suites, located at 370 E. Main St. in beautiful downtown Carrboro. Tickets are NOW ON SALE on our website located here. We’re presently hard at work to make this year’s event our best yet!  And with that in mind, we’re extremely pleased to announce that we will be partnering with the Music Maker Relief Foundation to provide the music!…

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Free

Open Mic

February 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Bring your friends, band, props, or nothing at all. We’ll have folks from across Carrboro sharing music, poetry, jokes, and pretty much any form of visual or audio expression you can come up with. It will be a warm and casual setting, and whether you’re a veteran musician or a brand new poet, we hope you’ll come out to share and connect with other Carrboro creatives. We’ll have plenty of cafe drinks, sweets, paninis, and snacks on hand! Free to…

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March 2015
Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

March 1
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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Donna Degnan Trunk Show at Fearrington Village

March 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 1, 2015
Dovecote at Fearrington Village,
2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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Known for her classic silhouettes with a modern and contemporary edge, Donna Degnan is one of our favorite new finds for spring! With a background in fashion design, Donna noticed a void in the market for trendier clothing designed with sophisticated workmanship and quality, so when given the opportunity to create her own signature collection in the late 90’s, she was ready to take on the challenge. Donna’s following includes a loyal audience of celebrities including Deborah Norville, former Governor…

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Free

Cherry Suede

March 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Founding Cherry Suede members Randy Scott (lead vocals/guitar) and Randy Young (lead guitar/vocals) demonstrate that independent rock ‘n roll artists have a sustainable and exciting place in the music industry. The band exudes passion and energy through tireless touring and continual fostering of relationships with fans — via live stream, online campaigns, their Up Close & Personal series, and offering fans opportunities to attend shows in New York, London…and even Kenya! With over 3,000 shows on 3 continents under their…

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Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

March 2
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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Free

Infusing Native American Wisdom in Our Daily Lives FREE!

March 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oasis at Carr Mill,
200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, 27510 United States

Until they were invaded by European conquerors, all Native American societies were based on three truths – we are all One with our Creator, one with our brothers and sisters, and one with the Earth. From this mindset they created societies that brought out the best in humanity. They were co-operative and love-based. The mindset of the conquerors – a mindset that now dominates the planet – is the opposite and based on three lies – we are separate from…

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Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

March 3
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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Free

Meditation Workshop with Tom Spector, PhD

March 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oasis at Carr Mill,
200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, 27510 United States

Tom will present a Meditation Workshop for people with any level of meditation experience, even those who believe they could never meditate. Learn techniques to calm your busy mind and experience your precious Inner Being. Some healing techniques will also be presented. Tom is internationally regarded as a refreshingly effective meditation teacher. His teachings are clear and easy to follow. They combine profound meaning with light humor. Participants regularly feel the calming and peaceful benefits of meditation. Tom began meditating…

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Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

March 4
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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Free

Qigong – Microcosmic Orbit with Steve Peterson

March 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oasis at Carr Mill,
200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, 27510 United States

The Microcosmic Orbit is a very old practice that serves to unify and balance all energy centers in your body into a flowing whole. It was the first practice I learned and cured my insomnia within a week. We will learn to move energy around the microcosmic orbit using both movement and guided intention/meditation. Qigong and inner alchemy are very old and profound practices for health and transformation . Many practitioners feel more energy, enrich their sex lives, and enjoy…

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Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

March 5
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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Free

Orange County GOP 215 Convention

March 5 @ 6:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Sunrise Church,
1315 New Hope Trace Rd, Chapel Hill, NC i-40 Exit 263, NC 27278 United States

On March 5, 2015, the Orange County Republican Party will have its annual Precinct Meeting and County Convention at Sunrise Church, 1315 New Hope Trace, Chapel Hill, NC, I-40 Exit 263. The Precinct Meeting starts at 6:30 PM, and the County Convention shortly thereafter. All registered Republicans are encouraged to attend, elect their Precinct Officers, and at the County Convention elect their delegates to the 4th District Convention. The 4th District Convention is scheduled for April 25, 11 AM, at…

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Free

Healing from the Dimension of Potentiality Consciousness Based Health Care The BodyTalk System

March 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oasis at Carr Mill,
200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, 27510 United States
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The mechanisms of disease are not origins of disease. The origins of disease have to do with life and how it expresses itself in terms of physiological processes. Consciousness expresses these processes. One can effectively interfere with mechanisms of disease through the use of drugs, but often the dis-ease finds another way of expressing itself. The human body is a river of intelligence, energy and information that is constantly renewing itself during every second of its existence. You replace almost…

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Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

March 6
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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World Day of Prayer Celebration

March 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Church of the Holy Family,
200 Hayes Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

The Chapel Hill-Carrboro Church Women United will be celebrating the World Day of Prayer on Friday, March 6, 2015 beginning at 10:00 am at the Church of the Holy Family, located at 200 Hayes Road (near Glen Lennox) in Chapel Hill, NC. The program was written by the women of the Bahamas and addresses the question Jesus asks, “Do you understand what I have done for you?” The women of University Presbyterian Church will present the program. All are welcome…

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Free

First Fridays: Abundance – Part II

March 6 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

This webinar will reveal additional secrets from Peter Diamandis’ Abundance 360 Summit.  You’re excited about the future, not scared of it. You’re interested in growing your business 10x or 100x in order to positively impact the world.  We will be taking a look at Exponential Organizations that are revolutionizing the way companies are organized and managed.

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Meet the Author Tea: Alena Graedon

March 6 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library Meeting Room B,
100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

The Friends of the Chapel Hill Public Library will host a Meet-the-Author Teas on March 6 in Meeting Room B of the Chapel Hill Public Library from 3:30-5:00. The tea is free and open to the public. March’s Meet the Author Tea guest is Alena Graedon author of The Word Exchange. Alena Graedon was born and grew up in Durham. She is a graduate of the Carolina Friends School in Chapel Hill. She has degrees from Brown University and Columbia…

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Free

Movies That Matter/Spiritual Cinema: The Celestine Prophecy

March 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oasis at Carr Mill,
200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, 27510 United States
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Based on James Redfield’s worldwide best-selling novel, The Celestine Prophecy is a spiritual adventure film chronicling the discovery of ancient scrolls in the rainforests of Peru. The prophecy and its nine key insights predict a worldwide awakening, arising within all religious traditions, that moves humanity toward a deeper experience of spirituality. MPAA Rating: PG for some violence 1 hour 39 minutes

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Through Women’s Eyes, By Women’s Hands Annual Art Exhibition and Sale

March 6 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Top of the Hill – Great Room,
100 East Franklin St. 3rd Floor, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Each year, we celebrate the work and vision of local North Carolina women artists with great music, dancing and delicious desserts. Through Women’s Eyes, By Women’s Hands, Compass Center for Women and Families’ annual art exhibition and sale, is your chance to enjoy and purchase anonymous mini masterpieces including beautiful canvasses, pottery and jewelry. This year’s event includes a live auction featuring works by Kristen Dill, Frank Penta, Carol Retsch-Bogart and Barbara Tyroler; a silent auction featuring works by Jane…

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Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

March 7
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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$20

Third Annual St. Paul Village Community 5K Walk/Run

March 7 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
McDougle School,
900 Old Fayettevill Road, Chapel Hill , NC 27516 United States
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The Third Annual St. Paul Village Community 5K Walk/Run will be held at McDougle Middle School in Chapel Hill, NC on March 7, 2015. The event features electronic timing by Cardinal Track Services, an awards ceremony with prizes for winners, and a family-friendly atmosphere with kid-approved games and light refreshments. Every paid entrant will receive a free T-shirt. The price for early registration (prior to February 1, 2015) is $20 (individual) or $40 (family depending on the number of kids).…

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$125-$140

Botany

March 7 @ 9:15 am - 1:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until March 28, 2015

Olivia Lenahan, Horticultural Scientist Learn the basic principles of botany including taxonomy, anatomy, morphology and physiology. Class time is divided between lectures and examining/dissecting samples, and includes opportunities for observing examples in the Garden. No Pre-requisites. Cost: $140 ($125 for Members)

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Betty James Trunk Show at Fearrington Village

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 8, 2015
Dovecote at Fearrington Village,
2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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Texas artist Nicole Potter’s chic jewelry line “Betty James” (named for her maternal grandparents) is one of my most favorite finds this season so I was thrilled when Nicole accepted our invitation to join us this spring from Dallas! Nicole studied Aztec and Mayan art history in college and her fascination with African and primitive arts continues to inspire the exotic, fresh statement pieces in her gorgeous collection. Her designs are bold and strong and lend an amazing edge to…

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Open the Heavens

March 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Chapel of the Cross,
304 E. Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Victor Hugo described the organ as “a lament that mingles earth with the heavens.” Hear Cantari, a Voices ensemble, perform two marvelous compositions for organ and choir by Hungarian composer Zoltan Kodaly and Johannes Brahms’ motet “O Savior, Throw the Heavens Wide.”  Cantari is directed by Dr. Sue T. Klausmeyer. Tickets are $17 for adults and $7 for students.  Tickets can be purchased at http://voiceschapelhill.org/buy/  via PayPal or with cash/check at the door the night of the concert. For more…

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Free

Treemen

March 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Robert Sievert (guitar and vocals), Shawna Sievert (melodica) and Dale Baker (percussion) bring a mellow, non-traditional folk sound. The group hails from just outside Hillsborough, NC. Experience what we mean by “non-traditional folk” –preview their sound here: http://treemen.bandcamp.com The show is free to attend with donations for the band suggested. We’ll have good eats and drinks available for purchase!

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Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

March 8
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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Betty James Trunk Show at Fearrington Village

March 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 8, 2015
Dovecote at Fearrington Village,
2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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Texas artist Nicole Potter’s chic jewelry line “Betty James” (named for her maternal grandparents) is one of my most favorite finds this season so I was thrilled when Nicole accepted our invitation to join us this spring from Dallas! Nicole studied Aztec and Mayan art history in college and her fascination with African and primitive arts continues to inspire the exotic, fresh statement pieces in her gorgeous collection. Her designs are bold and strong and lend an amazing edge to…

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Free

Meet Folk Artist Sam Ezell

March 8 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Meet and mingle with Hillsborough folk artist Sam Ezell whose paintings are part of a larger folk art display at the library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough. Ezell painted 15 new pieces of historic sites and homes in Hillsborough. Other artists in the show curated by Greg and Karen Mack of Mike’s Art Truck include James Dean, author of Pete the Cat books. Note cards of Ezell’s work will be available for purchase.

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Free

SUSTO

March 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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From Charleston, SC, SUSTO impressed us with his dark, alternative country/Americana. Think Johnny Delaware or The Tarlatans. Preview SUSTO’s sound on bandcamp:  http://susto.bandcamp.com The show is free to attend with donations for suggested. We’ll have good eats and drinks available for purchase and the Taco Truck will be parked just out front all night!

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Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

March 9
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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Illusions of Elvis

March 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Barn at Fearrington Village,
Fearrington Village, NC 27312 United States

Return with us to the heady days of our youth, when his music was the soundtrack for our coming-of-age and when Elvis was The King. Join the Women of Fearrington as we proudly present dynamic, local Elvis Illusionist Keith Henderson (keithillusions.com), as he takes us back to the glory days of rock and roll, at least for one evening. We’ll all “Shake, Rattle and Roll” to our heart’s content with Keith as he sings some of our favorites. In addition…

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Ira Helfand, “Limited Nuclear War: What Are the Consequences?”

March 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
FedEx Global Education Center at UNC,
301 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, 27516
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Nuclear warfare remains the greatest acute threat to the future of our species. Progress on understanding and reducing this danger continues to be a focus of Physicians for Social Responsibility, which jointly received the Nobel Prize in 1985 for its work leading to the Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty. But the threat remains. Ira Helfand, co-president of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War and liaison to the Nobel Peace Laureates Summit, will discuss the dangers of nuclear arsenals and the actions we…

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Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

March 10
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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$10

Icon Lecture Series

March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Extraordinary Ventures,
200 S. Elliott Rd., Chapel Hill, 27514 United States

Bestselling New York Times author and award winning journalist Richard Miniter will discuss”How Media Covers Politics,” followed by a Q & A and a book signing.

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Free

What and Why a Cohousing Community, Specifically a Senior Community! with Tom Keys

March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oasis at Carr Mill,
200 N Greensboro St A5, Carrboro, 27510 United States
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The presentation will introduce the Cohousing Community Concept with a brief history and description, introducing the Senior Cohousing Community in the United States: why, where and how! I will introduce the community I am proposing and the vision I am proposing. I will be using information and material,with permission from the Founder of The Elderspirit Cohousing Community and Chuck Durrett – visionary who brought the concept to the US from Denmark, architect, and author of The Senior Cohousing Handbook, 2nd…

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Free

Folk Art from Mike’s Truck

March 11
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until March 14, 2015
Orange County Main Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC United States
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Drop by the Orange County Public Library’s main branch, located in Hillsborough, to see new paintings from James Dean, author of Pete the Cat and Sam Ezell, Hillsborough self-taught folk artist. Enter to win a signed copy of Dean’s newest book, Cavecat Pete.

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Free

Discussion: Sexual Assault on Campus and in the Community; Issues and Remedies

March 11 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library – Meeting Room B,
100 Library Dr., Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

The League of Women Voters of Orange, Durham and Chatham counties will sponsor a discussion on sexual assault on college campuses on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm, at the Chapel Hill Public Library, Meeting Room B, 100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill. The program is free and open to the public. Free parking is available. Rebecca Gibson, Sexual Assault Services Coordinator at the Durham Crisis Response Center (DCRC), will lead the discussion. DCRC works with the…

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$30

Wine 300 at Fearrington Village

March 11 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Granary at Fearrington Village,
2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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Join Wine Director Maximilian Kast to continue your wine studies by delving deeper into the world of fine wine. We will take a more in-depth look at major wine regions, including soil-types, geography, weather, grape varieties and history. We will analyze and taste six different wines in conjunction with the material of the class. $30 includes wine, cheese plate, service fee and tax. Reserve at 919.542.2121 http://www.fearrington.com/event/wine-300/

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