Come taste the different chili concoctions from some local personalities & celebrities at the Chapel Hill Fall Chili Throwdown!!! Benefits the YMCA “We Build People” Annual Campaign.
Celebrity Chili Masters:
Donald Williams & Marla Briscoe Benton
of Donald Williams Basketball Academy
Mark Kleinschmidt The Mayor of Chapel Hill
Chris Blue The Chapel Hill Chief of Police
Al Bowers The Owner of Al’s Burger Shack
Marrone Angelo The Owner of IP3 Italian Pizzeria III
Lindsay Benton Representing Chapel Hill Country Club
Jake Coles of Acme Food & Beverage Co.
Jerry Canada Local Author/Writer
Michael Benson The Owner of Southern Rail
Laura & Steve Woodham The Owners of Goodfellows Franklin
Greg Owens Legendary Chef of Chapel Hill
Scott Kleczkowski Owner of Country Fried Duck
Suggested Donation of $10.00 is suggested.http://chapelboro.com/calendars/chapel-hill-fall-chili-throwdown
Come celebrate pepper season at the Carrboro Farmers’ Market with The People’s Peppers! Between the roasted peppers, the raw peppers, the fried peppers, the pepper jelly and the two delicious pepper recipe contest finalists it will be a sampling bonanza! Sheri Castle will be preparing our two finalist recipes: Corn and Pepper Salad by Paul Piersma and Cold Roasted Red Pepper “Borscht” by Susan Spalt – come try them both and vote for your favorite! We will tally the votes and crown our People’s Peppers Champion at 11:45am. In the meantime, chow down on samples, enjoy live toe-tapping Latin music by Con Acento, and pick up a limited-edition 2015 People’s Peppers Cookbook! Proceeds from cookbook sales will support our Gary Murray Memorial Scholarship Fund for new and beginning farmers.http://chapelboro.com/calendars/peoples-peppers
On Saturday, October 10, 2015 a fundraiser will be held for the Fourth Annual St Paul Village 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, pasta, Caesar salad, a homemade dessert and a beverage. Meals will be prepared and served from 11:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at St. Paul AME Church which is located at 101 N. Merritt Mill Road in Chapel Hill. You can eat in or take out. Tickets are available from church members and the church office.
The Fourth Annual St Paul Village 5K Walk/Run will be held at McDougle Middle School in Carrboro, NC on March 5, 2016. Proceeds will primarily benefit St. Paul Village, a multi-use and multi-generational development that will provide amenities and resources to the Chapel Hill-Carrboro community as well as fulfill the church’s need for expanded worship and fellowship spaces. The campus will be located at corner of Rogers Road and Purefoy Drive. To fulfill the congregation’s commitment to assisting in the community, a percentage of the proceeds will be distributed to two local non-profits.
Learn more about the fundraiser and the 5K at the Church’s website: www.stpaulamechapelhill.org ; by
emailing the Church at email@example.com , or by calling 919-967-3961.http://chapelboro.com/calendars/carrabbas-fundraiser-st-paul-village-5k
TABLE Empty Bowls 2015
On October 18th, 2015 from 3:30-7pm, TABLE is hosting its third annual Empty Bowls event — an international grassroots effort to raise both money and awareness in the fight to end childhood hunger. Please join us for a hearty bowl of soup made by local chefs, artisan bread, scratch-made dessert, and a commemorative pottery bowl handcrafted by local artists. Beer and wine for sale. All proceeds will benefit TABLE and the local kids we serve. For more information visit: www.tablenc.org/empty-bowls!
What: Empty Bowls Dinner to benefit TABLE
Where: Provence, 203 W. Weaver St., Carrboro, NC 27510
When: Sunday, October 19th, 3:30pm – 7:00pm
Be a TABLE Supporter
Tickets are available to be purchased by phone at (919) 636-4860, at www.tablenc.org/empty-bowls, or at TABLE, 205 W. Weaver St., Carrboro, NC 27510
Join us for Pawsfest, a fun festival and 4K run/half mile walk to save animals in our community! Live music, food trucks, beer tastings, local vendors, games for kids & adults and more! General admission is only $5, and all proceeds help Paws4ever rescue homeless animals in our community.http://chapelboro.com/calendars/pawsfest
Join us for the Performance Golf Classic, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday, Sept. 28 hosted by the Governors Club. The Golf Classic is an annual fundraiser for the Chamber’s Partnership for a Sustainable Community.
Participants will enjoy a light breakfast; lunch, beverages and snacks on the course; and, an elaborate dinner spread at the after-play reception following the Performance Classic. Breakfast and registration open at 9 a.m., with a 10 a.m. tee time.
All proceeds from the Golf Classic benefit the Chamber’s charitable Partnership for a Sustainable Community.
Register your foursome or single playing spot in the 2015 Performance Golf Classic at: http://bit.ly/1gqCb0c.
Chamber Member Individual Player: $135
Chamber Member Foursome: $525
Non-Member Individual: $160
Non-Member Foursome: $600
SuperFan Ticket: $25
Interested in promoting your business and getting a hole sponsorship? Contact Aubrey Fox Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org or (919) 967-7076.
The Performance Golf Classic is presented by Performance Automall and hosted by the Governors Club. This year’s golf tournament is made possible by UNC Health Care; Bank of North Carolina; Carolina Athletics; Hamilton Point Investment Advisors; MHAworks, PA; Secure Network Administration, Inc.; The Pointe at Chapel Hill, LLC; Appointment Friend, LLC; Habitat for Humanity ReStore; The Carolina Club; and, Wells Fargo.http://chapelboro.com/calendars/performance-golf-classic
Paws4Ever dog adoption will be holding a dog adoptathon at Townsend Bertram & Co. in Historic Carr Mill on Saturday, September 12th from 1-3pm. Come meet some amazing dogs in need of a forever home, and enter to win more than $130 worth of incredible dog gear from Townsend Bertram & Co. 100% of proceeds go to Paws4Ever.http://chapelboro.com/calendars/paws4ever-dog-adoption-townsend-bertram-co
Goathouse Refuge Fundraiser: An afternoon of outdoor fun for the whole family featuring brick oven-baked pizza, folk art show and sale, games, cat and kitten care for kids of all ages to benefit the cats and kittens of the Goathouse Refuge.http://chapelboro.com/calendars/goathouse-refuge-fundraiser-pizza-and-folk-art
Join us at the Pittsboro Roadhouse and enjoy 2015 Crop Hop:
–Live music with The Haywood Billy Goats
-Square dance with live caller
-Silent & Live auctions
-Buffet dinner featuring locally sourced ingredients