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August 2015

Pins & Needles Comedy Series

August 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Village Lanes,
330 N. Hardee Street, Durham, NC 27703 United States
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We’re doing it again! Pins & Needles is back Thursday, August 6th, and this time it’s FREE! We’ve waived the admission on this 18+ show, and with this lineup (including Adam Cohen, who placed 2nd in the NC’s Funniest competition), FREE bowling plus draught specials on Mama’s Little Yella Pils, it’s truly the best deal in local comedy! Check out the Facebook event for more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/859430540806715/ Doors open at 7:30 and the show starts at 8. See you at…

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Carolina Shag Dancing and Beach Music

August 7 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Every week for 10 weeks
The Strowd,
159 1/2 E Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Come out to The Strowd on Fridays for Carolina Shagging on Franklin.  Enjoy the best in beach music at this upscale bar and nightclub featuring works by contemporary artist Murry Handler.  Come early and kick off your weekend.  Extensive draft beer and cocktail selections along with a small plates menu.  Located above Sutton’s Drug Store with convenient parking in back at the Wallace Deck on Rosemary.

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Carolina Shag Dancing and Beach Music

August 14 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Every week for 10 weeks
The Strowd,
159 1/2 E Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Come out to The Strowd on Fridays for Carolina Shagging on Franklin.  Enjoy the best in beach music at this upscale bar and nightclub featuring works by contemporary artist Murry Handler.  Come early and kick off your weekend.  Extensive draft beer and cocktail selections along with a small plates menu.  Located above Sutton’s Drug Store with convenient parking in back at the Wallace Deck on Rosemary.

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Observing Butterflies as a Citizen Scientist

August 20 @ 12:00 am - 1:00 pm
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

Lunchbox Talk By becoming a citizen scientist, making simple observations of butterflies, and reporting what you see online, you can contribute to our understanding of butterflies and their pollination services. With Christine Goforth, Senior Manager of Citizen Science, NC Museum of Natural Sciences

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$6

Adult Spelling Bee

August 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Part variety show, part serious inquiry into the public’s orthography skills, and mostly just a fun time, this event will be the first of many events mixing entertainment with just a modicum of scholarly endeavor. Anyone can take part and teams are welcome. Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase. Be prepared to show identification. Our spelling bees employ a tongue-in-cheek philosophy: you have been warned not to take this too seriously! If you have questions please write…

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Carolina Shag Dancing and Beach Music

August 21 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week for 10 weeks
The Strowd,
159 1/2 E Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Come out to The Strowd on Fridays for Carolina Shagging on Franklin.  Enjoy the best in beach music at this upscale bar and nightclub featuring works by contemporary artist Murry Handler.  Come early and kick off your weekend.  Extensive draft beer and cocktail selections along with a small plates menu.  Located above Sutton’s Drug Store with convenient parking in back at the Wallace Deck on Rosemary.

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Carolina Shag Dancing and Beach Music

August 28 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week for 10 weeks
The Strowd,
159 1/2 E Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Come out to The Strowd on Fridays for Carolina Shagging on Franklin.  Enjoy the best in beach music at this upscale bar and nightclub featuring works by contemporary artist Murry Handler.  Come early and kick off your weekend.  Extensive draft beer and cocktail selections along with a small plates menu.  Located above Sutton’s Drug Store with convenient parking in back at the Wallace Deck on Rosemary.

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Youth League Day

August 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Village Lanes,
330 N. Hardee Street, Durham, NC 27703 United States
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Join us Saturday, August 29th as we welcome our Youth League bowlers, and open our doors to new bowlers as well! Ages 2-20 are invited to join us from 10-12 (with parental accompaniment) for free food, bowling and information on Youth League registration! Check out the Facebook event for more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/908887772510342/

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15 adults, 5 children

OE Enterprises, Inc. BBQ Fundraiser

August 29 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
OE Enterprises, Inc.,
348 Elizabeth Brady Rd, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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If you are looking for an event in August and want to support a great cause, check out this event in Hillsborough, NC on 8/29 from 12-4pm. This is a BBQ fundraiser and tickets can be purchased on the website. Adult tickets are $15 and child (under 12 years old) tickets are $5. OE Enterprises, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that provides vocational training and day support programs for people with disabilities and special needs. OE Enterprises would love for…

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FREEEEE!

Back to School Bash at Noodles and Company

August 31 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Noodles and Company Chapel Hill,
214 W. Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Noodles and Company is welcoming back UNC students with a Back to School Bash on Monday, August 31 from 5pm-9pm. UNC students with a valid ID will receive a FREE (yes, FREE) bowl of our famous Wisconsin Macaroni and Cheese! To register for the event, follow this link: http://events.noodles.com/register/back2school  Join us for food, fun and friends! (one bowl per person, must have a valid student id, dine in or take out, only valid at the Franklin Street location)  

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September 2015

Native Plants for Pollinators

September 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

Lunchbox Talk: This talk focuses on native perennials and shrubs that provide nectar and pollen, host plants for butterfly and moth caterpillars to feed on, and grasses and plants that provide habitat. With  Chris Liloia, NCBG Habitat Gardens Curator Free, pre-registration required

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Bee Health in an Urban Landscape

September 13 @ 2:00 am - 4:00 pm
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

This talk will describe how suburbanization has affected bee biodiversity in Raleigh and Durham. Explore landscape features associated with the conservation of native bee diversity and health. With Dr. Rebecca Irvin NC State Entomolotgy

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$140

Cooks & Books Lunch with Chef Patrick O’Connell

September 13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fearrington Village,
2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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We are delighted to welcome iconic Chef Patrick O’Connell for a very special Cooks & Books lunch at featuring recipes from Chef O’Connell’s cookbooks. Tickets are $140 and includes an autographed copy of Chef O’Connell’s latest endeavor, The Inn at Little Washington: A Magnificent Obsession, lunch, wine, service fee and tax. Call 919.542.2121 to reserve your seat! MENU Selection of Hors d’oeuvres Pimento Cheese & Flatbread Phyllo Straws Flounder Fingers with Green Herb Mayonnaise BBQ Rabbit Turnovers Lacy Parmesan Wafers…

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Caterpillarology

September 20 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

In addition to plants that provide nectar, butterflies and moths also need host plants for their caterpillars to complete their life cycle. Learn about the fascinating larval stage of these pollinators and which plants can attract them to your home. Live specimens will be viewable. With Mike Dunn, Naturalist

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Pedal for Peds

September 26 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology announces its 6th annual Pedal for Peds Bike Ride and Silent Auction fundraiser to benefit the patient care, education, and research missions of our division. This year, there will be a stationary bike marathon (complete with spin instructors) to be held on Saturday September 26 at UNC’s Wellness Center in Cary, NC, 350 Stonecroft Ln, Cary, from 8 AM to 12:00 PM. In addition there will be a Road Bike Ride leaving from the…

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Free

Rebuilding Nature’s Relationships & The Living Landscape

September 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

Jenny Elder Fitch Lecture Doug Tallamy explains why specialized food relationships determine the stability of the local food webs that support animal diversity, its importance to restoring life to residential properties, and how to re-establish our landscapes’ living ecosystems. Rick Darke looks at landscape layers from ground cover to canopy and suggests ways to conserve them in home gardens. Presentation features authentic illustrated examples of residential gardens that double as wildlife havens. Book signing 1:00–1:45pm. Free, pre-registration required

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October 2015
Free

Fall Plant Sale

October 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

The Fall Plant Sale showcases the Garden’s sustainable and organically produced native plants of the Southeast including many plants for pollinators.

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