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May 2016
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BRANCHING OUT

May 16
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Daily until May 22, 2016
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Photography by Eric Saunders, paintings by Chris Graebner, turned wood by Michael Salemi.  April 25—May 22. Opening reception during Hillsborough's Last Friday Art Walk, April 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, pottery & fiber art. Hours: 10-6 Mon–Th, 10-8 Fri & Sat, 12-4 Sun. www.HillsboroughGallery.com

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From Frock Coats to Flip-Flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina

May 16 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Daily until June 5, 2016
Wilson Library, UNC Campus,
201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In 1900 the properly dressed Carolina student ordered his clothes from a tailor and wore shirts with stiff collars. During the ensuing hundred years campus dress became increasingly less formal, and by the year 2000 classrooms were filled with students in T-shirts and flip-flops. This exhibition explores the stylistic shifts that took us from collared to casual, and what these changes—big and small, gradual and sudden — reveal about twentieth-century student life at Carolina.

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Tuesday Farmers’ Market

May 16 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until November 22, 2016
Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market,
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market was founded in 2008 by local farmers, for local farmers. We are a truly local market that supports farmers and artisans within a 60 mile radius of Chapel Hill to offer fresh, quality farm and artisanal products year round. The market is vendor run and operated so every dollar spent helps support our local economy.  We are dedicated to educating consumers about the nutritional, environmental, and economic value of buying local, sustainably-produced farm products. The…

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Salsa Mondays @ Roots on Franklin

May 16 @ 8:30 pm - 11:50 pm
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Weekly on the same day until October 8, 2018
Roots, Bakery, Bistro, and Bar,
151 E. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Select a Country:
Salsa- Salsa Mania b Kalyujnaya Irina

Every Monday Salsa lesson at Roots Bakery, Bistro and Bar at 161 E Franklin St. (Downtown strip next to Suttons Drug). Lesson at 8:30. Dancing to MN to DJ Abuelo Salsero. $5 includes lesson and dance. Full menu, beer, wine, and cocktails available. www.dancegumbo.com Contact Jack at919-245-0822

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BRANCHING OUT

May 17
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Daily until May 22, 2016
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Photography by Eric Saunders, paintings by Chris Graebner, turned wood by Michael Salemi.  April 25—May 22. Opening reception during Hillsborough's Last Friday Art Walk, April 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, pottery & fiber art. Hours: 10-6 Mon–Th, 10-8 Fri & Sat, 12-4 Sun. www.HillsboroughGallery.com

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Fleet Feet – Why Do Your Feet Hurt While Walking?

May 17 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
University Place,
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Senior Striders University Mall Walking Program meets on the third Tuesday of every month.  University Mall opens for walkers every Monday - Friday at 7:30 a.m.  The educational program scheduled for Tuesday, May 17th entitled " Fleet Feet: Why Do Your Feet Hurt While Walking?" will be conducted by George Linney.  All walkers are not the same and your shoes may only be appropriate for one fitness activity.  These days there are a mind-numbing variety of shoes for every possible activity.  Do…

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From Frock Coats to Flip-Flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina

May 17 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Daily until June 5, 2016
Wilson Library, UNC Campus,
201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In 1900 the properly dressed Carolina student ordered his clothes from a tailor and wore shirts with stiff collars. During the ensuing hundred years campus dress became increasingly less formal, and by the year 2000 classrooms were filled with students in T-shirts and flip-flops. This exhibition explores the stylistic shifts that took us from collared to casual, and what these changes—big and small, gradual and sudden — reveal about twentieth-century student life at Carolina.

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Shawna Caspi at Johnny’s

May 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St
Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Shawna Caspi is a singer-songwriter from Toronto, Canada with a powerful voice and serious guitar chops. With a commanding stage presence and an inviting charm, she doesn’t need a band to deliver an engaging and energetic show. She has all the sound she needs under her fingertips, with a remarkable finger-style guitar technique. Shawna’s playful wit and sense of a seasoned storyteller makes each performance intimate and captivating, no matter the size of the room.

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$10

ICON Lecture Series

May 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Extraordinary Ventures,
200 S Elliott Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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ICON is proud to present James Carafano PhD, a leading expert in national security and foreign policy challenges. Dr. Carafano will address the threat of an EMP attack, it's impact, and take questions after his presentation. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online at www.iconlectureseries.com.

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BRANCHING OUT

May 18
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Daily until May 22, 2016
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Photography by Eric Saunders, paintings by Chris Graebner, turned wood by Michael Salemi.  April 25—May 22. Opening reception during Hillsborough's Last Friday Art Walk, April 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, pottery & fiber art. Hours: 10-6 Mon–Th, 10-8 Fri & Sat, 12-4 Sun. www.HillsboroughGallery.com

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From Frock Coats to Flip-Flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina

May 18 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Daily until June 5, 2016
Wilson Library, UNC Campus,
201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In 1900 the properly dressed Carolina student ordered his clothes from a tailor and wore shirts with stiff collars. During the ensuing hundred years campus dress became increasingly less formal, and by the year 2000 classrooms were filled with students in T-shirts and flip-flops. This exhibition explores the stylistic shifts that took us from collared to casual, and what these changes—big and small, gradual and sudden — reveal about twentieth-century student life at Carolina.

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BRANCHING OUT

May 19
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Daily until May 22, 2016
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Photography by Eric Saunders, paintings by Chris Graebner, turned wood by Michael Salemi.  April 25—May 22. Opening reception during Hillsborough's Last Friday Art Walk, April 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, pottery & fiber art. Hours: 10-6 Mon–Th, 10-8 Fri & Sat, 12-4 Sun. www.HillsboroughGallery.com

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From Frock Coats to Flip-Flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina

May 19 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Daily until June 5, 2016
Wilson Library, UNC Campus,
201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In 1900 the properly dressed Carolina student ordered his clothes from a tailor and wore shirts with stiff collars. During the ensuing hundred years campus dress became increasingly less formal, and by the year 2000 classrooms were filled with students in T-shirts and flip-flops. This exhibition explores the stylistic shifts that took us from collared to casual, and what these changes—big and small, gradual and sudden — reveal about twentieth-century student life at Carolina.

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Free

Pre-School Storytime

May 19 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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Weekly on the same day until May 26, 2016
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
Storytime Johanna

Every Thursday: Thursday 10:30am-11:30am  Pre School Storytime  Join us for pre-school story time followed by a fun art activity! 10:30 am every Thursday morning, led by the fabulous Johanna (or, occasionally a special guest like Mr Keith)!

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Meet the Author Tea: Diane Chamberlain

May 19 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library,
100 Library Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Diane Chamberlain is the best-selling author of 24 novels. She writes complex stories about relationships, which explore family, love, and compassion along with hints of mystery and intrigue. Her latest book, Pretending to Dance, was released in October 2015 and is set in North Carolina. She will join us at the Library for tea and a talk.

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Southern Village Farmers Market

May 19 @ 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until September 8, 2016
Southern Village Green,
Market St
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Fresh and Local Food, Plus Crafts, music and More!

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Sally Mann discusses her memoir Hold Still

May 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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A revealing and beautifully written memoir and family history from acclaimed photographer Sally Mann.  In this groundbreaking book, a unique interplay of narrative and image, Mann's preoccupation with family, race, mortality, and the storied landscape of the American South are revealed as almost genetically predetermined, written into her DNA by the family history that precedes her.

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Free - $50

First Annual SpiritedTalks

May 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Chapel Of the Cross,
304 E Franklin St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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"How Faith and Spirituality Influence Today's Innovative Leaders" Dr. Harold G. Koenig, Director of the Center for Spirituality, Theology and Health at Duke Medical Center will be speaking on the personal journey of spirituality and his career.  A Johnson Service Corps alum and current corps member will also present.  Hosted by Johnson Service Corps

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BRANCHING OUT

May 20
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Daily until May 22, 2016
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Photography by Eric Saunders, paintings by Chris Graebner, turned wood by Michael Salemi.  April 25—May 22. Opening reception during Hillsborough's Last Friday Art Walk, April 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, pottery & fiber art. Hours: 10-6 Mon–Th, 10-8 Fri & Sat, 12-4 Sun. www.HillsboroughGallery.com

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From Frock Coats to Flip-Flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina

May 20 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until June 5, 2016
Wilson Library, UNC Campus,
201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In 1900 the properly dressed Carolina student ordered his clothes from a tailor and wore shirts with stiff collars. During the ensuing hundred years campus dress became increasingly less formal, and by the year 2000 classrooms were filled with students in T-shirts and flip-flops. This exhibition explores the stylistic shifts that took us from collared to casual, and what these changes—big and small, gradual and sudden — reveal about twentieth-century student life at Carolina.

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Come One, Come All!

May 20 @ 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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Cirque du Plaza is back, and this time better than ever! The Plaza will come to life with color as face painters turn people into lions, tigers and bears, oh my! Minuet Entertainment will make big strides on stilts and balloon twisters will transform balloons into fantastic creatures right before your eyes. Even the Spin Man will be making an appearance, balancing basketballs in a way you have never seen before! 0 Likes

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Mitch Hayes at Johnny’s

May 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St
Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Mitch Hayes lives in Concord NC. Mitch performs a solo or duo acoustic show consisting a mix of originals and covers. His musical and song-writing style is an amalgamation of all the musicians he has loved and listened to throughout my life. He won’t blow you away with amazing lead guitar licks but he will certainly entertain you with his stories and songs.

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BRANCHING OUT

May 21
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Daily until May 22, 2016
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Photography by Eric Saunders, paintings by Chris Graebner, turned wood by Michael Salemi.  April 25—May 22. Opening reception during Hillsborough's Last Friday Art Walk, April 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, pottery & fiber art. Hours: 10-6 Mon–Th, 10-8 Fri & Sat, 12-4 Sun. www.HillsboroughGallery.com

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From Frock Coats to Flip-Flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina

May 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until June 5, 2016
Wilson Library, UNC Campus,
201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In 1900 the properly dressed Carolina student ordered his clothes from a tailor and wore shirts with stiff collars. During the ensuing hundred years campus dress became increasingly less formal, and by the year 2000 classrooms were filled with students in T-shirts and flip-flops. This exhibition explores the stylistic shifts that took us from collared to casual, and what these changes—big and small, gradual and sudden — reveal about twentieth-century student life at Carolina.

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Color the Hill 4k & Fun Run

May 21 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
100 Old Mason Farm Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States
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The Color the Hill 4k and Fun Run is the wackiest time you can have on a cross country course! Make sure you show up at the start line as a blank canvas – white attire is best. Then run, walk, skip or dance your way to the finish line while you move through a rainbow of fun. All ages, skills, sizes and shapes are welcome and having a blast at the Color the Hill event is what it’s all…

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Free

Saturday Storytimes

May 21 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day
Orange County Public Library,
137 W. Margaret Ln
Hillsborough , NC 27278 United States

Drop by either the Carrboro Branch Library or the Main Library in Downtown Hillsborough. Join our librarians for engaging stories, rhymes and songs and fun movement activities. In Carrboro, we follow the storytime with a craft to make-and-take home. In Hillsborough, we offer a stay and play time.

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Movies @ the Library: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

May 21 @ 2:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Chapel Hill Public Library – Meeting Room B,
100 Library Dr.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Join us for a screening of Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015, PG-13).

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Native Plant Sale & Festival

May 21 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North Carolina Botanical Garden,
100 Old Mason Farm Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States

A festival celebrating native plants and highlighting the display gardens and habitats of the NCBG.  The event will feature the sale of native plants from NCBG and local nurseries, as well as live music, food trucks, tree climbing, and a raffle.  Admission is free and all are invited.

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Open Mic Night at Johnny’s

May 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St
Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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​Bring your friends. Bring some covers, or originals. ​Bring your tambourines, guitars & voices - whatever you can find! It will be a casual setting, and whether you're a veteran musician or a brand new poet, you should come along, even just to watch! Act Swiftly.

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$20.00

Rockabilly Hall of Famers Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys

May 21 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
RambleRill Farm,
913 Arthur Minnis Rd.
Hillsborough, NC 27609 United States
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Big Sandy

Forty Acres and RambleRill Farm are very pleased to invite you and your friends to a Big Red Barn Dance, Saturday, May 21, featuring Rockabilly Hall of Famer's Big Sandy and His Fly Rite Boys! Concertgoers are invited to come from 5 PM onward to the farm to enjoy a bring-your-own picnic, to walk the farm and woodland, and to play outdoor games (corn hole, croquet, horseshoes). Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys is a western swing/country boogie musical band…

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BRANCHING OUT

May 22
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Daily until May 22, 2016
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Photography by Eric Saunders, paintings by Chris Graebner, turned wood by Michael Salemi.  April 25—May 22. Opening reception during Hillsborough's Last Friday Art Walk, April 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists, and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, pottery & fiber art. Hours: 10-6 Mon–Th, 10-8 Fri & Sat, 12-4 Sun. www.HillsboroughGallery.com

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From Frock Coats to Flip-Flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina

May 22 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until June 5, 2016
Wilson Library, UNC Campus,
201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In 1900 the properly dressed Carolina student ordered his clothes from a tailor and wore shirts with stiff collars. During the ensuing hundred years campus dress became increasingly less formal, and by the year 2000 classrooms were filled with students in T-shirts and flip-flops. This exhibition explores the stylistic shifts that took us from collared to casual, and what these changes—big and small, gradual and sudden — reveal about twentieth-century student life at Carolina.

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$7.00

Horseshoe in the Dogwood Open Garden, Hillsborough, NC

May 22 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Open Garden Horseshoe in the Dogwood,
417 St. Marys Road
Hillsborough, Nc 27278, 27278 United States
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Horseshoe in the Dogwood Open Garden Stroll around these beautiful English Country Gardens and be drawn into their romantic style and charm. The gardens feature an award-winning collection of iris, peonies, and lovely perennials and beautiful shrubbery. Proceeds donated to Hillsborough Visitors Center and Durham Preservation Event date and time:  May 22nd, 12:30-4 pm rain or shine Tickets are $7 and reservations are requested; EXACT CASH ONLY.  Call:  919-732-1288 to obtain tickets All parking must be either on Miller Road(both…

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Open House at Horseshoe in the Dogwood Garden

May 22 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Hillsborough Visitor Center,
E. King St.
Hillsborough, NC, NC 27278 United States

Stroll around these beautiful English Country Gardens and be drawn into their romantic style and charm. The gardens feature an award-winning collection of iris, peonies, and lovely perennials and beautiful shrubbery. Event date and time:  May 22nd, 12:30-4 pm rain or shine Tickets are $7 and reservations are requested; EXACT CASH ONLY.  Call:  919-732-1288 to obtain tickets All parking must be either on Miller Road(both sides) or Food Lion (cross at the light and walk up 2 houses to 417 St. Mary's Rd.). Children must be…

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Vox Virorum Men’s Chorus Spring Concert

May 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
University United Methodist Church,
150 E Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Durham-based Vox Virorum Men's Chorus presents an eclectic mix of choral works composed to highlight the male voice. Program highlights include "Swing Down Chariot", "River in Judea", "Prayer of the Children" and a medley from the Broadway stage. Directed by Jeremy Nabors, accompanied by Deborah Coclanis.   Free admission, $10 suggested donation.  voxvirorum@ gmail.com

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Rishi Salon & Spa Benefit Fashion Show for HomeStart

May 22 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Southern Village Green,
Market St
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Join us to support this amazing Chapel Hill institution that provides comfort to women and their children in their greatest time of need. You won't want to miss this amazing event, emceed by Orange County's own Sheriff Charles Blackwood. Watch his deputies strut their stuff down the runway, while sporting the latest fashions! Featuring: Stories and commentary from four powerful women, clothing from 9 local boutiques worn by more than 40 models, Show music by DJ MC7, a Kid's Zone…

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Southern Village Summer Outdoor Concert Series

May 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until September 18, 2016
Southern Village Green,
Market St
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Chapel Hill area music fans, we’re bringing back the best in local music to Southern Village to play on the village green stage all summer long!!  Bring a blanket/chair, a picnic dinner, your favorite beverage (and your dancing shoes).  Or take in one of Southern Village’s restaurants. It's "A Southern Summer" at Southern Village!

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Veterans Book Group

May 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Monthly on the same day until July 27, 2016
Chapel Hill Public Library,
100 Library Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Select a Country:

NC Vets For Words: A Veterans’ Book Group gives veterans a chance to connect with one another, share their experiences, and strengthen their sense of community through literature and discussion. The group is open to any veteran, regardless of age, gender, or branch of service. We will meet once a month for five months starting on Weds. March 23, 2016 to discuss a selection of short readings broadly. related to war and homecoming.This program is free, but requires registration. Availability is…

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Cliff Cunningham of the 99%

May 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing,
901 W Main St
Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Cliff is an Americana-Folk artist with a strong background in improving the treatment of undocumented workers from Latin America, an issue that has served as inspiration for his music. Come along to hear from a man with a truly fascinating past and a handful of heartbreaking stories from his time in Mexico, Peru and El Salvador.

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From Frock Coats to Flip-Flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina

May 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until June 5, 2016
Wilson Library, UNC Campus,
201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In 1900 the properly dressed Carolina student ordered his clothes from a tailor and wore shirts with stiff collars. During the ensuing hundred years campus dress became increasingly less formal, and by the year 2000 classrooms were filled with students in T-shirts and flip-flops. This exhibition explores the stylistic shifts that took us from collared to casual, and what these changes—big and small, gradual and sudden — reveal about twentieth-century student life at Carolina.

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$20

French Language Lunch

May 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Monday, May 23rd, 2016 French Lunch Jessica Tanner, Assistant Professor of French Interested in polishing or refreshing your foreign language speaking skills? Join UNC faculty discussion leaders at Flyleaf Books for a lunch where participants are encouraged to speak only in a foreign language for the hour. All participants will receive a short foreign language article prior to the lunch that will serve as the foundation for our discussion. A brown bag lunch will be provided. Language Lunches are at…

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Tuesday Farmers’ Market

May 23 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until November 22, 2016
Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market,
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market was founded in 2008 by local farmers, for local farmers. We are a truly local market that supports farmers and artisans within a 60 mile radius of Chapel Hill to offer fresh, quality farm and artisanal products year round. The market is vendor run and operated so every dollar spent helps support our local economy.  We are dedicated to educating consumers about the nutritional, environmental, and economic value of buying local, sustainably-produced farm products. The…

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Salsa Mondays @ Roots on Franklin

May 23 @ 8:30 pm - 11:50 pm
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Weekly on the same day until October 8, 2018
Roots, Bakery, Bistro, and Bar,
151 E. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Select a Country:
Salsa- Salsa Mania b Kalyujnaya Irina

Every Monday Salsa lesson at Roots Bakery, Bistro and Bar at 161 E Franklin St. (Downtown strip next to Suttons Drug). Lesson at 8:30. Dancing to MN to DJ Abuelo Salsero. $5 includes lesson and dance. Full menu, beer, wine, and cocktails available. www.dancegumbo.com Contact Jack at919-245-0822

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From Frock Coats to Flip-Flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina

May 24 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Daily until June 5, 2016
Wilson Library, UNC Campus,
201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In 1900 the properly dressed Carolina student ordered his clothes from a tailor and wore shirts with stiff collars. During the ensuing hundred years campus dress became increasingly less formal, and by the year 2000 classrooms were filled with students in T-shirts and flip-flops. This exhibition explores the stylistic shifts that took us from collared to casual, and what these changes—big and small, gradual and sudden — reveal about twentieth-century student life at Carolina.

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$20 - $150

ARTS Day 2016

May 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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NC State University Talley Center,
2610 Cates Avenue
Raleigh, NC United States
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For arts lovers of all kinds--art makers, art teachers, arts administrators, arts supporters--ARTS Day is a chance to speak up and make a difference in your community. Founded more than 30 years ago, ARTS Day is an annual two-day conference of art and action that draws hundreds of North Carolinians to their state capital to learn, network, celebrate, and speak with one voice on behalf of the arts to key decision-makers. Conference Day (May 24) is devoted to professional development,…

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$20 - $150

ARTS Day 2016

May 25 @ 8:00 am - May 27 @ 8:00 am
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An event every 1 day(s) that begins at 2016-05-25 08:00 am and lasts 2 day(s) and 0 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2016-05-27 8:00
NC State University Talley Center,
2610 Cates Avenue
Raleigh, NC United States
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For arts lovers of all kinds--art makers, art teachers, arts administrators, arts supporters--ARTS Day is a chance to speak up and make a difference in your community. Founded more than 30 years ago, ARTS Day is an annual two-day conference of art and action that draws hundreds of North Carolinians to their state capital to learn, network, celebrate, and speak with one voice on behalf of the arts to key decision-makers. Conference Day (May 24) is devoted to professional development,…

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From Frock Coats to Flip-Flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina

May 25 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Daily until June 5, 2016
Wilson Library, UNC Campus,
201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In 1900 the properly dressed Carolina student ordered his clothes from a tailor and wore shirts with stiff collars. During the ensuing hundred years campus dress became increasingly less formal, and by the year 2000 classrooms were filled with students in T-shirts and flip-flops. This exhibition explores the stylistic shifts that took us from collared to casual, and what these changes—big and small, gradual and sudden — reveal about twentieth-century student life at Carolina.

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From Frock Coats to Flip-Flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina

May 26 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Daily until June 5, 2016
Wilson Library, UNC Campus,
201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In 1900 the properly dressed Carolina student ordered his clothes from a tailor and wore shirts with stiff collars. During the ensuing hundred years campus dress became increasingly less formal, and by the year 2000 classrooms were filled with students in T-shirts and flip-flops. This exhibition explores the stylistic shifts that took us from collared to casual, and what these changes—big and small, gradual and sudden — reveal about twentieth-century student life at Carolina.

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Pre-School Storytime

May 26 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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Weekly on the same day until May 26, 2016
Flyleaf Books,
752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Every Thursday: Thursday 10:30am-11:30am  Pre School Storytime  Join us for pre-school story time followed by a fun art activity! 10:30 am every Thursday morning, led by the fabulous Johanna (or, occasionally a special guest like Mr Keith)!

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Southern Village Farmers Market

May 26 @ 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until September 8, 2016
Southern Village Green,
Market St
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Fresh and Local Food, Plus Crafts, music and More!

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