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January 2018

Catching the Sun

January 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Varsity Theatre, 123 E Franklin St
Chapel Hill , NC 27514 United States
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$1 - $10

The ECO Committee of the Community Church of Chapel Hill Unitarian Universalist will host a one-time screening of Catching the Sun. This movie follows unemployed American workers seeking jobs in the solar industry and sheds light on the path to an economically and environmentally sustainable future. Following the movie, an NC WARN representative will answer questions about Clean Path 2025, their plan to replace fossil fuels with solar power and battery storage. We need to sell 64 tickets by January…

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Domestic Violence and the Immigrant Community: A Path to Safety

January 30 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Free

Learn about remedies for victims of domestic violence.  The public is invited to a program that will address civil and criminal remedies, and resolutions for undocumented foreign nationals who are victims of domestic violence.   This event will be held on Tuesday January 30, 2018, at 6:30 PM in the Chapel Hill Public Library, located at 100 Library Drive, and is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Orange, Durham and Chatham Counties' Violence Against Women Action Team and Immigration Study…

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Wednesday Night Alive! Rumi Cafe

January 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Unity Center of Peace, 8800 Seawell School Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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A blend of poetry, prose, and songs of Rumi and other mystical poets such as Hafiz, Kabir, and Lala, woven together with meditation and instrumental music. Come and experience love songs to The Beloved, and feel free to bring your own favorites from these masters of ecstatic connection to the Divine. By donation. For more information, contact Mark Smith at mgeesmith@juno.com or Marilyn Grubbs at marilyngrubbs@gmail.com.

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February 2018

Whirlikids Bookfest

February 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
McIntyre’s Bookstore, 200 Market St. Fearrington Village
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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Free

Join McIntyre’s Books for a special book festival featuring storytime, readings, book signings and more from elementary and middle reader authors! 10-11:30am Storytime, picture book and early elementary authors 11:30am-12:30pm Picture and early elementary author book signings in The Barn 1-3pm Middle grade author panels in The Barn 3-4pm Middle grade author book signings in The Barn What else should you expect? Crafts Photobooth Face Painting Lots of books and fun! Kids of all real levels, ages 3 and up…

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Discovery and Inspiration: Conversations with Scholars Series

February 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on February 17, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on February 24, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on March 3, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on March 11, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on March 31, 2018 at 2:00pm

Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Free

How do scholars become fascinated by their subjects? What is it like when they make a new discovery? How do the processes of research, analysis, writing, and teaching change their perspectives of the world? Discovery and Inspiration: Conversations with Scholars explores these questions through a series of public discussions with leading scholars from the National Humanities Center and Brooke Andrade, director of the Center’s library. These informal dialogues will highlight the personal aspects of scholarship—how scholars became interested in specific…

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Really, Really Free Market

February 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until October 6, 2018

Carrboro Town Commons, 301 W Main Street
Carborro, NC United States
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Free

Located under the awning at the Carrboro Town Commons near Town Hall. A gathering of neighbors and their gifts. Home goods, Toys, Books, Clothing, Food, Hugs, Jewelry, Cupcakes, Appliances, Furniture, DVDs, Videos, Music, Poetry, and more! ***Any item, Any condition, Any service It's all Really, Really Free!***

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Humanities in Action Tuesdays

February 6 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 6, 2018

Flyleaf Books, 752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Humanities in Action series is our homage to the tradition of civic humanism. Renaissance civic humanists believe that knowledge could forage a moral community. Humanities in Action events honor this tradition by encouraging our audience to apply what they learn to their civic life. Come engage with contemporary and potentially controversial topics in a welcoming environment. These compelling lectures, offered in collaboration with the General Alumni Association, have been featured on CSPAN (click here to access the videos) and offer participants a chance to explore and…

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2nd Friday Art Walk

February 9 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

Carsboro and Chapel Hill – see map for details, See Map for Detail
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
Free

The 2nd Friday ArtWalk  takes place in Carrboro & Chapel Hill in North Carolina from 6:00 - 9:00 pm on the second Friday of every month. It's a great opportunity to experience the creative arts scene in our community, explore venues, and socialize with other art lovers!  Download a map and plan your ArtWalk today or visit www.2ndFridayArtWalk.com

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Mozart & Bach: Music from Dresden

February 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Stephens Episcopal Church, 82 Kimberly Drive
Durham, NC United States
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Donation

Music from the collection of King Friedrich August III of Saxony, arranged for two harpsichords by his court composer Peter August. The king enjoyed playing, but only in private, so his kapellmeister Peter August arranged beloved works for the two of them to play together. An impressive musical collection is the result. The program opens with an arrangement for two harpsichords of a Quintet by J. C. Bach, the London Bach. It is followed by Mozart’s A major concerto, KV.…

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Ansley Herring Wegner – This Day in NC History

February 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
McIntyre’s Bookstore, 200 Market St. Fearrington Village
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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Free

Matching up history with the calendar, Ansley Wegner shares with readers a day-by-day chronicle highlighting topics of importance to North Carolina history, from sensational crimes to top-selling records to homegrown businesses. This keepsake illustrated volume, fun and informative for all ages, had its genesis as a blog, issued daily for four years on the web and on broadcast outlets. Ansley Herring Wegner, a native of Wilson, has worked in the North Carolina Office of Archives and History since 1994 and…

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