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October 2014

Young Professionals Network with Drink & Draw, presented by Time Warner Cable Business Class

October 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Arts Center,
Carrboro, NC United States
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Come have a drink, have some fun, and explore your artistic side. Instructor Carrie Alter takes you through some drawing activities that are guaranteed to loosen you up and awaken the right side of your brain. Get past the stress of making a drawing come out “right” and rediscover the joy of drawing as play. Learn more about Young Professionals Network and become a YPN Member here! Presented by Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce and Time Warner Cable Business Class.

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Me, Myself, and I.D. Theft

October 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library,
100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Join the Compass Center on the second Thursday of each month from 6 to 7:30 pm in Meeting Room A or C (see dates) for their 2014 Financial Education Workshops. Workshops will address your personal finances and how to gain control of your money. All Workshops are FREE and open to the public. Space is limited so registration is required. Call 919-968-4610 to reserve your space today! October 9, 2014 – Me, Myself, and I.D. Theft — Meeting Room A

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The Sonja Haynes Stone Memorial Lecture: Karol Mason, Assistant US Attorney General

October 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
UNC Sonja Haynes Stone Center,
150 South Rd, Chapel HIll, NC United States
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Karol Mason, UNC alum and Assistant United States Attorney General for the Office of Justice Programs, will deliver the 22nd Annual Sonja Haynes Stone Memorial Lecture. Mason was nominated as Assistant United States Attorney General by President Barack Obama on February 13, 2013. Her appointment was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on April 25, 2013. As head of the Office of Justice Programs, she oversees an annual budget of more than $2 billion dedicated to supporting state, local, and tribal…

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members $99; non-members $125; late regisration $130

“Change, Impact, Response… THE CAUSE” by RTP Chapter of ACRP

October 10 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Novella Clinical Campus/Conference Room,
1700 Perimeter Park Drive, Morrisville, NC 27560 United States

Local Experts Headline 2014 The Research Triangle Park Chapter of the Association of Clinical Research Professionals’ annual conference. Experts cover “Handling Investigator Non-Compliance: When to Persist and When to Back Down,” “Accelerated Change,” New Guidance on the Informed Consent Process,” “Industry Leadership,” “Canadian Regulations,” Career Panel discuss of Clinical Research.

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Weekly $142/ Daily $32

Fall Intersession Arts Camp

October 10 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Every day until October 17, 2014
Durham Arts Council,
120 Morris St, Durham, NC 27701 United States

These camps are designed for students ages 5 to 12 years and offer flexible daily or weekly schedule to accommodate year-round and traditional school breaks. Camp run from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Drop-off begins at 8:00 AM. For full day programs, add the Afternoon Adventures program, which runs from 2:00 – 5:30 PM. *DAC Provides a nutritious snack, but campers must bring their own brown bag lunches. Weekly Price: $142 Daily Price: $32 Preregistration Required

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Free

Grand Opening: Bikram Yoga Chapel Hill

October 10 @ 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Every day until October 12, 2014
Bikram Yoga Chapel Hill,
601 W. Rosemary St., Chapel HIll, NC 27516 United States

To celebrate our opening, Bikram Yoga Chapel Hill is offering free yoga classes all weekend in addition to free food and events! Schedule Friday at 6:30pm will be the ribbon cutting, followed by a 7pm concert by ‘One Loud Secret’ and snacks catered by Vimala’s Curryblossom Café. Saturday yoga classes will be held at 9am, 2pm and 4:30pm. At 11:30 we’ll be holding a juice tasting with Raleigh Raw, and at 6pm there will be snacks catered by Vimala’s. Sunday…

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Free

Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps

October 10 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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Every day until November 2, 2014
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

The North Carolina Botanical Garden presents Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps, a  juried exhibition of 44 original contemporary plant illustrations illuminating the historical, artistic and botanical influence of 18th century father/son naturalists John and William Bartram. The “Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps” exhibition is curated by the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA) in collaboration with Bartram’s Garden in Philadelphia.

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$10

2014 McKee’s Cornfield Maze

October 10 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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runs Friday - Sunday Sept. 27 - Nov. 2
McKee Corn Maze,
5011 Kiger Road, Rougemont, NC 27572 United States
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Families have enjoyed visiting our farm in the fall season to pick out  their pumpkins, have a picnic, celebrate birthdays and explore our cornfield mazes.   Family Fun Tradition for all ages. Opening September 27th and running each weekend until November 2nd. Hayrides, pumpkins and fall decorations, children’s play area and play set, Maple View ice cream, farm animals, entertainment and shady picnic area under a canopy of fall’s colorful leaves make for a wonderful fall day in the country. Open…

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Free

Friday Night Wine Tasting

October 10 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week until October 31, 2014

Friday Night Wine Tasting Every Friday, 5-7pm Every Friday night WSM samples a different variety of wines at each of our locations. This is a great time to expand your wine repertoire, stock your cellar with wines you know you like, get your wine questions answered by a knowledgeable winery representative or specialty staff member, or find that perfect wine for dinner. Weaver Street Market sponsors over 250 free events a year, providing the community with opportunities to visit with…

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Free

Flyleaf YA Book Club discusses The Miseducation of Cameron Post (in belated honor of Banned Book Week)!

October 10 @ 5:30 pm - December 10 @ 6:30 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Whether you’re an actual “young adult” or an older adult who appreciate a good YA novel, join us for our young adult book club. The past two meetings have been lively and enthusiastic – there may be some contention about the books themselves, but we’ve got cupcakes and libations on hand to cool off the debate. Dare I say, this is one of the most easy-going and fun groups of readers in town? Well, I just said it. This month,…

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FRANK: Engaging Light Opening Reception

October 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
FRANK Gallery,
109 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Join us to open FRANK’s newest exhibition, Engaging Light, a show featuring FRANK photographers and three guest artists, with a musical performance by Billy Stewart.

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2nd Friday Artwalk

October 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every month on the second Friday until November 13, 2015

The 2nd Friday Artwalk takes place in Carrboro and Chapel Hill from 6:00 – 9:00 pm on the second Friday of every month. It’s a great opportunity to explore the many arts venues and businesses in both towns as well as socialize with other art lovers in the community. Many of the galleries will have live music and other art related entertainment. For more information or to see what upcoming openings, click here.

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$15

Orange United Methodist Church Harvest Festival

October 11 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Orange United Methodist Church,
1220 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Harvest Festival is to be a family-fun day here at the church, complete with children’s games, moonwalks, crafts, food, yard sale, auction, and did I say food? There is something for everyone. This year marks the 43rd anniversary of the historic Orange United Methodist Church Harvest Festival to support mission programs here at home and around the world. The home-cooked breakfast starts at 7:00am and lunch begins at 11:15pm. There is a huge community yard sale and local artisans will…

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Weekly $142/ Daily $32

Fall Intersession Arts Camp

October 11 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until October 17, 2014
Durham Arts Council,
120 Morris St, Durham, NC 27701 United States

These camps are designed for students ages 5 to 12 years and offer flexible daily or weekly schedule to accommodate year-round and traditional school breaks. Camp run from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Drop-off begins at 8:00 AM. For full day programs, add the Afternoon Adventures program, which runs from 2:00 – 5:30 PM. *DAC Provides a nutritious snack, but campers must bring their own brown bag lunches. Weekly Price: $142 Daily Price: $32 Preregistration Required

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Free

Carrboro – NC Big Sweep Volunteer Day

October 11 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Carrboro Century Center,
100 North Greensboro Street, Carrboro, NC United States

North Carolina Big Sweep’s purpose is to rid our environment of litter by promoting environmental education and coordinating an annual statewide cleanup.  We must have enough volunteers to get the job done.  The morning will consist of cleaning up trash and recycling debris left around Carrboro and our parks.  Hurry and register today. Adults are welcome to participate! Youth’s time and effort will be acknowledged through certificates, t-shirts and service learning hours.  Free t-shirts for the first 50 registered participants.  If…

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Free

“Stewards of Children”- YMCA Darkness to Light Training

October 11 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Pittsboro Presbyterian Church,
95 East St, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States

The Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA Darkness to Light initiative brings you FREE this two-hour training designed to educate adults on how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse. Gain skills to better protect children and join the prevention movement that is over 7,000 strong in our community! This training provides 2 contact hours to social workers, certified counselors, and preschool/child care providers at an additional cost. For more information, visit www.chcymca.org/d2l. Register by emailing Tricia.Smar@YMCATriangle.org or…

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Free

Grand Opening: Bikram Yoga Chapel Hill

October 11 @ 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Every day until October 12, 2014
Bikram Yoga Chapel Hill,
601 W. Rosemary St., Chapel HIll, NC 27516 United States

To celebrate our opening, Bikram Yoga Chapel Hill is offering free yoga classes all weekend in addition to free food and events! Schedule Friday at 6:30pm will be the ribbon cutting, followed by a 7pm concert by ‘One Loud Secret’ and snacks catered by Vimala’s Curryblossom Café. Saturday yoga classes will be held at 9am, 2pm and 4:30pm. At 11:30 we’ll be holding a juice tasting with Raleigh Raw, and at 6pm there will be snacks catered by Vimala’s. Sunday…

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Dawn ‘til Dusk Community Day: Focus on Photography at Ackland Art Museum

October 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ackland Art Museum,
101 S Columbia Street, Chapel Hill, 27514
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Young and old are invited to the Ackland for a day of creation and exploration around the theme of photography! Hands-on workshops, tours, and a food-truck picnic are just a few of the fun-filled activities planned for this PhotoVision-inspired day. Program presented as part of the Click! Triangle Photography Festival, www.clicktrianglephoto.org. Free and open to all ages.

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$12.00

St Paul Village 5K Fundraiser

October 11 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

On Saturday, October 11, 2014 a fundraiser will be held for the Third Annual St. Paul Village Community 5K Walk/Run. For the small donation of $12 you will get a lunch meal prepared by the chef from Carrabba’s Italian Grill. The meal will include grilled chicken, penne pasta, Caesar salad, homemade dessert (pound cake, sweet potato pie, banana pudding) and a beverage. Meals will be served from 11:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at St. Paul AME Church 101 N. Merritt…

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Riverwalk Opening Celebration

October 11 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
North and South Churton St.,
Hillsborough, NC United States
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Riverwalk is an approximately 1.8-mile, 8-foot-wide, asphalt, accessible urban greenway proposed along the Eno River corridor. A tree planting will be held at 1:30 pm, followed by an official ceremony from 2 pm -2:30 pm. Mayor Tom Stevens will make the opening remarks and will recognize all those who contributed to this incredible project. Following the formal ceremony, there will be ongoing activities at both the Eno River Farmers Market and in Gold Park. Some activities include puppet making for…

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Free

Tim Keim discusses The Dynamic Dozen: 12 Accessible Yoga Poses for Building Bone Density, Strength, and Balance

October 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Yoga is the universal toolbox, says author Tim Keim. With this book, The Dynamic Dozen: 12 Accessible Yoga Poses for Building Bone Density, Strength, and Balance, Tim invites you to open the toolbox. n The postures in The Dynamic Dozen are simple and easy to use. The descriptions and pictures will teach you to practice the poses with ease and competence. With steady, gentle practice you will not only strengthen your bones and improve your balance, you will also develop…

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Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps

October 11 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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Every day until November 2, 2014
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

The North Carolina Botanical Garden presents Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps, a  juried exhibition of 44 original contemporary plant illustrations illuminating the historical, artistic and botanical influence of 18th century father/son naturalists John and William Bartram. The “Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps” exhibition is curated by the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA) in collaboration with Bartram’s Garden in Philadelphia.

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Weekly $142/ Daily $32

Fall Intersession Arts Camp

October 12 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Every day until October 17, 2014
Durham Arts Council,
120 Morris St, Durham, NC 27701 United States

These camps are designed for students ages 5 to 12 years and offer flexible daily or weekly schedule to accommodate year-round and traditional school breaks. Camp run from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Drop-off begins at 8:00 AM. For full day programs, add the Afternoon Adventures program, which runs from 2:00 – 5:30 PM. *DAC Provides a nutritious snack, but campers must bring their own brown bag lunches. Weekly Price: $142 Daily Price: $32 Preregistration Required

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Free

Grand Opening: Bikram Yoga Chapel Hill

October 12 @ 9:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Every day until October 12, 2014
Bikram Yoga Chapel Hill,
601 W. Rosemary St., Chapel HIll, NC 27516 United States

To celebrate our opening, Bikram Yoga Chapel Hill is offering free yoga classes all weekend in addition to free food and events! Schedule Friday at 6:30pm will be the ribbon cutting, followed by a 7pm concert by ‘One Loud Secret’ and snacks catered by Vimala’s Curryblossom Café. Saturday yoga classes will be held at 9am, 2pm and 4:30pm. At 11:30 we’ll be holding a juice tasting with Raleigh Raw, and at 6pm there will be snacks catered by Vimala’s. Sunday…

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From Horses to Horsepower: The History of the Occoneechee Speedway

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Every week until October 31, 2014

From Horses to Horsepower: The History of the Occoneechee Speedway exhibit at Orange County Historical Museum through October 31st. Learn more at www.orangeNChistory.org!

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Beijing impressions: photography and hand-made paper collage

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Community Church of Chapel Hill,
106 Purefoy Rd. , Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This multi-media exhibition highlights the work of 2 artists who bring their unique and their combined imagery together to examine the process of creativity, inspiration, and collaboration. Barbara became initially inspired to collaborate with Sandy during a studio visit where she first experienced her multi-layered paper collage abstractions. Using Barbara’s original work from her Beijing Impressions portrait series, the artists then selected complementary work from Sandy’s collections as source material to create new work that reinterpreted and recombined original imagery…

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Free

Bob Garner discusses his book Foods That Makes You Say Mmm-mmm

October 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

While working as a reporter and producer for North Carolina’s public television network, Bob Garner took his “love of good food to work” where he created a weekly program devoted to the state’s barbecue culture. That evolved into several programs about traditional cooking. Over the course of his many years with UNC-TV, Garner established himself as a country-cooking connoisseur and viewers came to love his trademark “mmm-mmm” whenever he tasted a dish that met his standards. In Foods that Make…

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Free

Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps

October 12 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until November 2, 2014
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

The North Carolina Botanical Garden presents Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps, a  juried exhibition of 44 original contemporary plant illustrations illuminating the historical, artistic and botanical influence of 18th century father/son naturalists John and William Bartram. The “Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps” exhibition is curated by the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA) in collaboration with Bartram’s Garden in Philadelphia.

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$18

Parlor Concert

October 12 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Parlor Concert,
111 East Tryon St, Hillsborough, NC, NC 27278 United States

Hillsborough Arts Council will present a special parlor concert Sunday, Oct. 12, 4:00 in historic home at 111 East Tryon St.  Claude Bourbon, a French born and classically trained guitarist will present an intimate concert of Medieval and Spanish Blues. Tickets are $18 and available at Hillsborough Arts Gallery and Eno Gallery, both on North Churton St., or online at www.hillsboroughartscouncil.org.

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FRANK inFocus: Engaging Light

October 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 7, 2014
FRANK Gallery,
109 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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October 7 – November 9, 2014 FRANK Gallery is pleased to announce its participation in October’s Click! Triangle Photography Festival with its exhibit FRANK inFocus: Engaging Light. This exhibit will include the work of FRANK member photographers Alan Dehmer, Barbara Tyroler, Bill McAllister, John Rosenthal and Peter Filene as well as FRANK consigning artists Sam Wang, Jacquelyn Tait Leebrick, Wojtek Wojdynski, Caroline Vaughan, David Spear, Gregg Kemp, and Bryce Lankard. Invited photographers include Elizabeth Matheson, Tama Hochbaum and Leah Sobsey.

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Weekly $142/ Daily $32

Fall Intersession Arts Camp

October 13 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Every day until October 17, 2014
Durham Arts Council,
120 Morris St, Durham, NC 27701 United States

These camps are designed for students ages 5 to 12 years and offer flexible daily or weekly schedule to accommodate year-round and traditional school breaks. Camp run from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Drop-off begins at 8:00 AM. For full day programs, add the Afternoon Adventures program, which runs from 2:00 – 5:30 PM. *DAC Provides a nutritious snack, but campers must bring their own brown bag lunches. Weekly Price: $142 Daily Price: $32 Preregistration Required

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Free

Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps

October 13 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until November 2, 2014
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

The North Carolina Botanical Garden presents Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps, a  juried exhibition of 44 original contemporary plant illustrations illuminating the historical, artistic and botanical influence of 18th century father/son naturalists John and William Bartram. The “Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps” exhibition is curated by the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA) in collaboration with Bartram’s Garden in Philadelphia.

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Free

Julian Monroe Fisher: Fall 2014 Lecture Series

October 13 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Great Outdoor Provision Company,
1800 East Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

Explorer, anthropologist and documentary filmmaker Julian ‘Monroe’ Fisher will present intriguing stories of adventure collected from his nearly twenty years of exploration around the globe to include his six Explorers Club flag expeditions to Africa. – See more at: http://greatoutdoorprovision.com/event/julian-monroe-fisher-fall-2014-lecture-series/#sthash.je1M8YPf.dpuf

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Weekly $142/ Daily $32

Fall Intersession Arts Camp

October 14 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Every day until October 17, 2014
Durham Arts Council,
120 Morris St, Durham, NC 27701 United States

These camps are designed for students ages 5 to 12 years and offer flexible daily or weekly schedule to accommodate year-round and traditional school breaks. Camp run from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Drop-off begins at 8:00 AM. For full day programs, add the Afternoon Adventures program, which runs from 2:00 – 5:30 PM. *DAC Provides a nutritious snack, but campers must bring their own brown bag lunches. Weekly Price: $142 Daily Price: $32 Preregistration Required

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Free

Kids Stories & Songs

October 14 @ 10:45 am - 11:30 am
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Every week until December 31, 2014
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Every Tuesday morning, kids and parents fill the Johnny’s Gone Fishing “living room” to listen to children’s stories and sing songs. Johnny’s own Katie Moorehead, who has taught at Durham Academy, Broadway Bound, and the Carrboro Arts Center, leads the group. We often invite guests, such as Sgt. Billy Austin of the Carrboro Police Department or local firefighters to talk about fire safety. It’s free to attend, listen, and participate and snacks and juice are available for purchase. Johnny’s is…

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Free

Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps

October 14 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until November 2, 2014
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

The North Carolina Botanical Garden presents Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps, a  juried exhibition of 44 original contemporary plant illustrations illuminating the historical, artistic and botanical influence of 18th century father/son naturalists John and William Bartram. The “Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps” exhibition is curated by the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA) in collaboration with Bartram’s Garden in Philadelphia.

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Free

Free Support Group for People in Challenging Relationships

October 14 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
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Every week for 52 weeks

The intention of this group is to provide a safe and confidential space for people in challenging relationships to receive and provide support, brainstorm ideas of ways to better communicate with partners, and cope with the everyday stresses of loving someone that can be difficult.  

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Free

Marjorie Belson discusses her memoir Nothing Is Promised

October 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Marjorie is diagnosed with breast cancer immediately after her most joyous day, the wedding of her son Matthew. A month after undergoing a bilateral mastectomy, on her second day back as an early childhood teacher in Brooklyn the world is enveloped by 9/11. As she continues to mend, she discovers that Matthew has enlisted in the Armed Forces and is to be deployed for six months to the Persian Gulf. She has chronicled it all so that others can grasp…

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Free

Diane Chamberlain discusses her book The Silent Sister

October 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

In The Silent Sister, Riley MacPherson has spent her entire life believing that her older sister Lisa committed suicide as a teenager.  Now, over twenty years later, her father has passed away and she’s in New Bern, North Carolina cleaning out his house when she finds evidence to the contrary. Lisa is alive. Alive and living under a new identity. But why exactly was she on the run all those years ago, and what secrets are being kept now? As Riley works…

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Weekly $142/ Daily $32

Fall Intersession Arts Camp

October 15 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until October 17, 2014
Durham Arts Council,
120 Morris St, Durham, NC 27701 United States

These camps are designed for students ages 5 to 12 years and offer flexible daily or weekly schedule to accommodate year-round and traditional school breaks. Camp run from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Drop-off begins at 8:00 AM. For full day programs, add the Afternoon Adventures program, which runs from 2:00 – 5:30 PM. *DAC Provides a nutritious snack, but campers must bring their own brown bag lunches. Weekly Price: $142 Daily Price: $32 Preregistration Required

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Free

Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps

October 15 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until November 2, 2014
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

The North Carolina Botanical Garden presents Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps, a  juried exhibition of 44 original contemporary plant illustrations illuminating the historical, artistic and botanical influence of 18th century father/son naturalists John and William Bartram. The “Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps” exhibition is curated by the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA) in collaboration with Bartram’s Garden in Philadelphia.

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Free

Carrboro Farmers’ Market

October 15 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week until November 19, 2014
Carrboro Farmers’ Market,
301 West Main Street, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States

Carrboro, North Carolina, is home to the nationally recognized Carrboro Farmers’ Market. Recently highlighted by both Bon Appétit, Martha Stewart’s Good Food Magazine, and Visa Black Card Magazine as one of the top markets in the country, Carrboro Farmers’ Market celebrates its 36th season in 2014. The Carrboro Farmers’ Market is truly a farmer-owned and operated market. The vendors themselves produce all goods sold at the Market. Everything comes from within a 50-mile radius of Carrboro. Located at the Carrboro…

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$20

Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century

October 15 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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It is rare for books on economics to be purchased by anyone other than a university library, yet Thomas Piketty’s Capital has soared to the top of the New York Times non-fiction bestseller list. At the heart of the text is Piketty’s stunning claim that income inequality is an intrinsic outcome of capitalist markets—an assertion that flies in the face of much liberal economic theory since the 18th century. Esteemed economist Stanley Black will take a critical look at the…

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Free

CHOP NC featuring Marcie Cohen Ferris, author of The Edible South: The Power of Food and the Making of an American Region

October 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Marcie Cohen Ferris presents food as a new way to chronicle the American South’s larger history. Ferris tells a richly illustrated story of southern food and the struggles of whites, blacks, Native Americans, and other people of the region to control the nourishment of their bodies and minds, livelihoods, lands, and citizenship. The experience of food serves as an evocative lens onto colonial settlements and antebellum plantations, New South cities and Civil Rights-era lunch counters, chronic hunger and agricultural reform,…

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Weekly $142/ Daily $32

Fall Intersession Arts Camp

October 16 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until October 17, 2014
Durham Arts Council,
120 Morris St, Durham, NC 27701 United States

These camps are designed for students ages 5 to 12 years and offer flexible daily or weekly schedule to accommodate year-round and traditional school breaks. Camp run from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Drop-off begins at 8:00 AM. For full day programs, add the Afternoon Adventures program, which runs from 2:00 – 5:30 PM. *DAC Provides a nutritious snack, but campers must bring their own brown bag lunches. Weekly Price: $142 Daily Price: $32 Preregistration Required

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Free

Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps

October 16 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until November 2, 2014
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

The North Carolina Botanical Garden presents Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps, a  juried exhibition of 44 original contemporary plant illustrations illuminating the historical, artistic and botanical influence of 18th century father/son naturalists John and William Bartram. The “Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps” exhibition is curated by the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA) in collaboration with Bartram’s Garden in Philadelphia.

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FRANK inFocus: Engaging Light

October 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 7, 2014
FRANK Gallery,
109 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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October 7 – November 9, 2014 FRANK Gallery is pleased to announce its participation in October’s Click! Triangle Photography Festival with its exhibit FRANK inFocus: Engaging Light. This exhibit will include the work of FRANK member photographers Alan Dehmer, Barbara Tyroler, Bill McAllister, John Rosenthal and Peter Filene as well as FRANK consigning artists Sam Wang, Jacquelyn Tait Leebrick, Wojtek Wojdynski, Caroline Vaughan, David Spear, Gregg Kemp, and Bryce Lankard. Invited photographers include Elizabeth Matheson, Tama Hochbaum and Leah Sobsey.

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Jeff Babcock discusses his mountaineering memoir Should I Not Return

October 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

20-year old Jeff Babcock travels to Alaska in 1967 to join his brother Bill to climb Denali, otherwise known as Mount McKinley.  It is the 53rd attempt on the great mountain, yet the brothers do not know they are embarking upon the nightmare of their life.  Ahead of them by 10 days is the Joseph Wilcox Expedition, a 12-man team ascending Denali via the standard Muldrow Glacier/Karstens Ridge approach. ​At 11,500 feet Denali strikes back.  Several days of fierce winds…

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2nd Annual Pittsboro Antiques Fair

October 17 - 18
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Every day for 2 days
Alpha Install Co., Parking area,
697 Hillsboro St United States

The Pittsboro Antique Fair Is Celebrating Its 2nd Year, and we want ya’ll  to come!  Stop by on the way or coming back from the UNC/GaTech game on Saturday or if you are in town and want to browse on Friday come on down – a short, short drive South on 15-501 – if your coming up from 64 or Rt 1 Sanford area ya gotta pass us – it’s being held in the heretofore Pittsboro Chevy Dealership right on…

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Weekly $142/ Daily $32

Fall Intersession Arts Camp

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Every day until October 17, 2014
Durham Arts Council,
120 Morris St, Durham, NC 27701 United States

These camps are designed for students ages 5 to 12 years and offer flexible daily or weekly schedule to accommodate year-round and traditional school breaks. Camp run from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Drop-off begins at 8:00 AM. For full day programs, add the Afternoon Adventures program, which runs from 2:00 – 5:30 PM. *DAC Provides a nutritious snack, but campers must bring their own brown bag lunches. Weekly Price: $142 Daily Price: $32 Preregistration Required

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