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April 2015

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown Presented by Pauper Players

April 20 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every day until April 20, 2015
The ArtsCenter,
300 East Main Street, Carrboro, ND 27510 United States
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UNC Pauper Players is proud to be returning to The ArtsCenter to perform the sassy and hilarious musical, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, for their 25th anniversary show! This hysterical new musical, based on the classic Pedro Almodovar film of the same name, is a show that has it all: love, laughs, and so much life. With an amazing, Latin-influenced score and punchy dance numbers, this is show you will absolutely NOT want to miss! The story follows an actress named Pepa on…

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

April 21 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until May 5, 2015

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

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Dine 4 Autism

April 21 @ 11:00 am

Dine 4 Autism, a fundraising and autism awareness event, is set for Tuesday, April 21, in restaurants across the Triangle. More than 40 restaurants will donate a portion of their sales to support local individuals affected by autism and their families through local, volunteer chapters of the Autism Society of North Carolina. For a list of participating restaurants, go to www.dine4autism.com.

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Free

Tell About the South: Rob Shapard

April 21 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Center for the Study of the American South,
410 East Franklin, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Please join us at the Center for a lunchtime discussion with Rob Shapard, a doctoral student in U.S. History and 2014-15 McColl Fellow at CSAS. In his talk, “Calculating Eye and Rough Hand: Turning Longleaf into Board Feet and Sawdust,” Shapard will describe the perspective of one sawmilling firm, the Louisiana Central Lumber Company, toward the old-growth Louisiana longleaf pine forests that it felled and milled into lumber in the early twentieth century. The language that the company used to describe…

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Free

Shout Out! Against Sexual Violence

April 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library-Meeting Room A,
100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Do you want to Shout Out! Against Sexual Violence? Here’s your chance! On Tuesday, April 21, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, the Orange County Rape Crisis Center will host its annual Shout Out! Against Sexual Violence, a survivor-themed event that explores the survivor experience through stories and testimonials, poetry and spoken word, dance, music, and visual art. We welcome submissions from survivors of sexual violence, their loved ones, and allies. Pieces can be submitted with the artist’s name or anonymously.…

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Fred W. Kiger: “The War Comes Home”

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church,
210 St. Mary's Rd., Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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St. Matthew’s will host the program “The War Comes Home” which will feature a lecture by Civil War historian Fred W. Kiger and period songs by our own Andrea Moore Healy. For the majority of the war, the Piedmont of North Carolina read about the far-away conflict.  But, in March and April of 1865, citizens in Orange, Chatham, and Wake Counties found themselves in the very middle of it.  This presentation is dedicated to that period of time when Union…

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$15-$18

Workshop with William Tyler: The American Folk Guitar Tradition in the Music of Today

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The ArtsCenter,
300 East Main Street, Carrboro, ND 27510 United States
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William Tyler is an internationally-recognized guitar player and composer.  As a solo artist, he has released records on renowned indie rock label Merge, scored films — including the recent Duke Performances-commissioned Corduroy Roads with filmmaker Steve Milligan and theater director Akiva Fox – and shared bills with some of today’s biggest stars.  With a playing style that references the work both of underground provocateur John Fahey and of the genre-defying Bill Frisell, Tyler effortlessly weaves a distinctly American folk guitar tradition with rock and…

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The Doug Largent Trio at Looking Glass Cafe

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Looking Glass Cafe,
601 W Main St., Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar, Tyler Leak on drums, and special guest John Palowitch on drums plays organ trio jazz at Looking Glass Cafe in Carrboro.

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Free

Game Night

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Every week until December 31, 2015
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Get your game on! DSI Comedy and the Chapel Hill-Carrboro-Durham community come together for bits and games every Tuesday at 7pm.Come for FREE, stay for FREE. Did we mention FRE? And there will be, you guessed it, FREE pizza (thank you IP3).

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The Doug Largent Trio at Looking Glass Cafe

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Looking Glass Cafe,
601 W Main St., Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar and Tyler Leak on drums with special guest John Palowitch on alto sax plays organ trio jazz at Looking Glass Cafe in Carrboro.

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$10+

Wendy Whelan – Restless Creature

April 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

In high demand as performer, collaborator and muse, Wendy Whelan has captivated audiences of New York City Ballet for more than 25 years with her vivid individuality and breathtaking technique, with a repertory spanning great classical ballets such as Swan Lake, Balanchine’s neo-classical masterpieces and works by contemporary choreographers. The spectacular Restless Creature is her collaboration with four young choreographers – Kyle Abraham, Joshua Beamish, Brian Brooks and Alejandro Cerrudo – to create a suite of duets performed by Whelan…

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$6

The North Carolina HomePun Derby

April 21 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Major League Funny Business. Step up to the plate for the ultimate pun derby. Forty All-Stars will face off in round after round of head-to-head punishment until we crown a HomePun Champion. It’ll be an evening of spirited, fast-paced word play sure to amaze. UPCOMING SHOWS! TUESDAY 4/21 8:30PM (Buy Tickets Now!) TUESDAY 5/19 8:30PM (Buy Tickets Now!) TUESDAY 6/16 8:30PM (Buy Tickets Now!) RULES: – Contestants must be 18 to enter. – Players will face off in head-to-head rounds. – Each round…

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

April 22 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until May 5, 2015

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

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Free

Montessori School Tour and Information Session

April 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

A Tour and Information Session is coming up on April 23rd at 9:30 a.m. for prospective parents of children 1st – 8th grades. Space is limited, please call Molly Dempsey at 919-493-8541 to reserve a spot.

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

April 23 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until May 5, 2015

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

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Meet the Author Tea with Dr. Terrance Holt

April 23 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library – Meeting Room B,
100 Library Dr., Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

The Friends of the Chapel Hill Public Library are pleased to present Dr. Terrance Holt at a Meet the Author Tea at the Chapel Hill Library in Meeting Room B.  The program is free and open to the public.  Refreshments at 3:30, program 4:00-5:00. Terrence Holt is a writer-physician who enjoys working at the intersection between medicine and literature. His current book came out in 2014 and was named one of the best books of the year. It focuses on…

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Free

Opening Celebration: “The Land of No Things”

April 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Ackland Art Museum,
101 S Columbia Street, Chapel Hill, 27514
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The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015 was curated by Chris Vitiello, arts writer and independent curator. LIGHT REFRESHMENTS • ALL ARE WELCOME • NO RSVP REQUIRED      

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Tar Heels for Family House BBQ

April 23 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Blue Zone at Kenan Stadium,
344 Ridge Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

Join host Eric Montross and friends from Tar Heel athletics for a lively evening in the Blue Zone with music by Big Fat Gap, delicious BBQ dinner, free beer and wine for 21+, specialty cocktails by Gary Crunkleton, and exciting silent and live auctions featuring unique Carolina Experiences!  (Check out the custom UNC golf cart pictured here.) Funds raised will help us fulfill our mission of providing an affordable, safe, nuturing home away from home for seriously ill patients, their…

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$50

The Wines of Sonoma and Napa Valley at Fearrington Village

April 23 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Granary at Fearrington Village,
2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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In some ways Sonoma and Napa Valley are a spiritual heartland of American wine making. They are the regions that put our country on the map for fine wine, and the history of how they made that happen is much like the history of our country: exciting, pioneering, and full of characters. Join Wine Director Maximilian Kast and explore these revolutionary areas of wine making. $50 includes wine, cheese plate, service fee and tax. Reserve at 919.542.2121 http://www.fearrington.com/event/the-wines-of-sonoma-and-napa-valley/

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Appalachian Spring with The North Carolina Symphony

April 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Memorial Hall, UNC Campus,
114 E. Cameron Ave, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

One of the most beloved pieces in the American repertoire, plus a World Premiere and work from a North Carolina Composer! Copland: Appalachian Spring Judd Greenstein: Change (World Premiere Orchestration) Sarah Kirkland Snider: Three Songs from Unremembered Barber: Adagio for Strings Barber: Essay No. 2   Grant Llewellyn, conductor Shara Worden, soprano   Pre-concert talk next door in Gerrard Hall at 6:40. FREE Park & Ride shuttle service from University Mall and Southern Village; please call the NC Symphony Box…

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William Tyler with Jake Xerxes Fussell

April 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The ArtsCenter,
300 East Main Street, Carrboro, ND 27510 United States
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William Tyler is a Nashville guitarist and composer. He spent years woodshedding and touring with Nashville groups like Lambchop and Silver Jews before breaking away to focus on his own version of instrumental guitar music. 2010’s Behold the Spirit, William Tyler’s first album under his own name, was celebrated by Pitchfork as “the most vital, energized album by an American solo guitarist in a decade or more” and established him as a critical favorite, the picker who, according to his friend and…

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Harold Night

April 23 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week until December 31, 2015

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

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

April 24 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until May 5, 2015

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

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Friends Book Sale

April 24 @ 4:00 pm - April 26 @ 4:00 pm
Orange County Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Ln , Hillsborough , NC 27278 United States
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Buy books, DVDs and more at the Friends of the Orange County Public Library semi-annual book sale! Friday (4-7 p.m.)and Saturday (10 a.m.-4 p.m.), hardback book prices are $2.00. Paperback books and DVDs are $1.00, and children’s books are .50. On Sunday (noon-4 p.m.), books can be purchased by the bag at a price of $5.00, first bag; $3.00 for each bag thereafter.

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$15

Fridays Uncorked: Wine, Beer and Cheese, What Could be Better?

April 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
A Southern Season,
University Mall, 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill, NC United States

As a tie in to our Wine and Cheese Festival, enjoy the splendor of artisanal cheeses and paired libations.

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Free

Fridays on the Front Porch

April 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week until October 23, 2015

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

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Live & Local Series: Dreaming Through the Evening

April 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Plaza at 140 W. Franklin St.,
140 W Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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Hailing from Durham, NC, Eric + Erica is a duo making dream pop music with instruments and voices. Their intimate style is sure to remind you of a soft spring evening.

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Free

Earth Evening – A Celebration of Earth Day

April 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Take part in environmental programs for the entire family. Hands-on activities for the kids designed to educate, inspire and entertain them in the spirit of Earth Day. Bring your used cooking oil, cell phones and fluorescent light bulbs to be recycled. Farmers’ Market Pavilion/River Park 140 E. Margaret Ln, Hillsborough, NC

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Hillsborough Last Fridays Art Walk

April 24 @ 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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Adult Spelling Bee

April 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Adult Spelling Bee is similar to Scripps’ Spelling Bee, but with more jokes, and improv games led by DSI comedians between rounds.   It is hosted by UNC Program in the Humanities. 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…

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$10

Bynum Prom Night Bingo

April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bynum Front Porch,
950 Bynum Road, Bynum, NC United States

Join the Bynum Front Porch and Cinderella’s Closet for the BYNUM PROM NIGHT BINGO on Friday, April 24 at the Bynum General Store. Dress to impress in your finest prom night attire.  Don’t worry we’ll have corsages and you can capture the night with a photo under the balloon arch! $10 for 10 games with all proceeds supporting the Bynum Front Porch educational grants for graduating Chatham County high school seniors and Cinderella’s Closet, an organization that provides new and…

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The Doug Largent Trio at Honeysuckle Tea House

April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Honeysuckle Tea House,
8871 Pickards Meadow Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on soprano saxophone and Dan Davis on drums plays organ trio jazz at the Honeysuckle Tea House in Chapel Hill.

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Mister Diplomat

April 24 @ 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until December 31, 2015
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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DSI’s flagship show features true stories told by a local celebrity or special guest. Those anecdotes inspire a world of captivating scenes, fully improvised by some of the most skilled improv comedians in North Carolina.

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Free

Kids’ Seedling Giveaway at the Carrboro Farmers’ Market

April 25 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Carrboro Farmers’ Market,
301 West Main Street, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States

Join the Carrboro Farmers’ Market and event sponsor Fifth Season Gardening Company at our annual Kids’ Seedling Giveaway! Every kid should get the chance to grow something, so we are continuing our spring tradition of giving away a free tomato seedling, lovingly grown by our very own Market farmers, to any kid who comes to Market!  Fifth Season will be helping out the farmers of the future with potting soil for transplanting the seedlings and sharing growing advice with budding…

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Handmade Market

April 25 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Perch Studios,
204 W Main Street, 2nd Floor, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States

Local Co-working space Perch Studios is delighted to announce the inception of its annual indoor/outdoor Spring Handmade Pop-up Market. The market will showcase a diverse range of work by local artists and craftspeople, including, terrariums, pottery, children’s toys, jewelry, stationary, ornaments, scarves, toiletries, tailored skirts, and more.  

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Friends Book Sale

April 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Orange County Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Ln , Hillsborough , NC 27278 United States
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Buy books, DVDs and more at the Friends of the Orange County Public Library semi-annual book sale! Friday (4-7 p.m.)and Saturday (10 a.m.-4 p.m.), hardback book prices are $2.00. Paperback books and DVDs are $1.00, and children’s books are .50. On Sunday (noon-4 p.m.), books can be purchased by the bag at a price of $5.00, first bag; $3.00 for each bag thereafter.

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Free

Local Roots Festival at 300 East Main

April 25 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

300 East Main presents Local Roots Festival with free fun for kids from noon-3PM with craft tables from The Scrap Exchange, kids karaoke, hula hooping and more! And don’t miss GREAT sidewalk sales all day at Cameron’s, Fleet Feet and WomanCraft plus enjoy a trunk show from Black Mountain Silver Co. at Cameron’s from noon-6 and demos at WomanCraft from 11-4. Fun for the whole family!

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Emy Mack Trunk Show at Dovecote in Fearrington Village

April 25 @ 10:00 am - April 26 @ 5:00 pm
Dovecote at Fearrington Village,
2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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We all have our weaknesses, and gorgeous shoes happens to be mine! Of all the amazing collections we have presented through our Trunk Show series at Dovecote this spring, I am personally the most excited about bringing you a stunning shoe collection that we discovered in NY earlier this year. From chic flats to elegant heels, these shoes are to die for. American shoe designer, Emy Mack, launched her eponymous Italian-made luxury footwear line in the Fall of 2012 with…

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

April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until May 5, 2015

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

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Humor Games

April 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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Every week until June 27, 2015
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Watch as comedic tributes battle for survival through a series of improvised games. The players will fight for your laughs in this high energy, interactive show that’ll have kids and parents laughing all night long. In our Panem, only one can survive…but everyone can laugh. Family Improv runs 3PM every first Saturday! Bring the WHOLE family. Kids under 3 laugh free!

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No Shame Theatre

April 25 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The ArtsCenter,
300 East Main Street, Carrboro, ND 27510 United States
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No Shame Theatre is an open performance venue for original and compelling works of theatre. Pieces arrive up to an hour before show time.  They’re cast, rehearsed, and put on stage in front of a live audience an hour later. Writers, directors, actors, dancers, musicians — anything goes: Comedy sketches, dramatic monologues, songs, dance pieces, rants, dadaist constructions, magicians, juggling, puppets and things that we’re not even sure exist yet. The only rules are 1) pieces must be short (under five…

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$10

Spring Loaded

April 25 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week until June 20, 2015
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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A DSI-Original Sketch Comedy Revue conceived and created by a team of local comedy writers at DSI and directed by Zach Ward Spring Loaded is an original sketch comedy show about coming into adulthood and maybe coming out, high school graduations and technical colleges, memories you’ll remember forever and some “best friends forever” you would love to forget. Also, cocaine and horse racing. Get ready! The comedy in this show has been spring loaded. Ensemble Cast: Brian Sutorius, Jack Reitz,…

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Free

Pork

April 25 @ 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Every week
DSI Comedy Theater,
462 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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FREE STANDUP COMEDY! Every Saturday 10PM! Meet five of the Top Comics in North Carolina in this slow roasted comedy showcase.

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Free

The ArtsCenter Spring Craft Fair

April 25 @ 11:00 pm
The ArtsCenter,
300 East Main Street, Carrboro, ND 27510 United States
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The Annual Spring Craft Fair, a festival of local and handmade arts and crafts, will take place at The ArtsCenter on Saturday, April 25 from 11am-4pm! Featuring over 25 local artists offering jewelry, pottery, clothing, accessories, soaps, toys, and lots of unique, affordable items for all ages. The bar will be open for beverages during the event. A kids’ zone will feature hands-on art projects for little ones.

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

April 26 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until May 5, 2015

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

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Friends Book Sale

April 26 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Orange County Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Ln , Hillsborough , NC 27278 United States
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Buy books, DVDs and more at the Friends of the Orange County Public Library semi-annual book sale! Friday (4-7 p.m.)and Saturday (10 a.m.-4 p.m.), hardback book prices are $2.00. Paperback books and DVDs are $1.00, and children’s books are .50. On Sunday (noon-4 p.m.), books can be purchased by the bag at a price of $5.00, first bag; $3.00 for each bag thereafter.

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$50

Worm Composting with Brian Rosa

April 26 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fifth Season Gardening,
106 S. Greensboro Street, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States

Expect a fun-filled, info-packed afternoon workshop on composting for worms. Instructor Brian Rosa, Founder of BE New Organic World (BE N.O.W.), will dig into the basics of backyard composting and vermi-composting. Learn from an expert while experiencing the process firsthand! Each participant will leave with their very own worm bin filled with a half pound of healthy, hungry worms to start composting.

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Free

Family and Friends Sundays at The Ackland Art Museum

April 26 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every month on the fourth Sunday until January 31, 2016
Ackland Art Museum,
101 S Columbia Street, Chapel Hill, 27514
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On the fourth Sunday of the month from 1pm to 5pm, spend an interactive, art-filled day with family and friends at the Ackland Art Museum. Conduct an “Art Interview” with your friend or family member – pick up a question sheet and pencil at the Information Desk. Play art games like Ackland Art Bingo, or challenge yourself and your friends to solving Ackland “Art in a Jar” puzzles. Make your own version of the Ackland’s “Artwork of the Month” (chosen by the previous…

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$3-$8

Carrboro’s 18th Annual Community Dinner

April 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McDougle School,
900 Old Fayettevill Road, Chapel Hill , NC 27516 United States
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The 2015 Annual Community Dinner will be held at 1:00 pm on Sunday, April 26 at the McDougle School’s cafetorium on Old Fayetteville Road in Carrboro. This is a wonderful celebration, for all families, of our community’s diversity through food and entertainment.  This event has won a National League of cities Cultural Diversity Award for its inclusiveness. Tickets are $8.00 for adults and $3.00 for children 10 and under.  For more information and ticket venues go to www.communitydinner.org.

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The Doug Largent Trio at The Station

April 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Station at Southern Rail,
201-C E Main St , Carrboro, NC United States
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar, Dan Davis on drums, and special guest John Palowitch on alto sax plays organ trio jazz at The Station in downtown Carrboro.

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