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Cinc Hayes

Cinc Hayes

Local artist Cinc Hayes will be showing his colorful and whimsical paintings during the month of May at the Steel String Craft Brewery in Carrboro, NC. The show’s opening night will be Friday May 9, 2014, during the 2nd Friday ArtWalk.

Welcome Back, Students!

Welcome Back, Students!

REPOST: They’re here! There is always an overnight infusion of youthful energy in Chapel Hill when the students arrive back in town.

Places

Summer Camp in the Hill

Summer Camp in the Hill

We are very fortunate in our community to have many summer camp options for kids of all ages, and it’s not too late to sign up! Here is a quick directory of summer camps in the Chapel Hill area.

Autumn Leaves

Autumn Leaves

There is nothing more beautiful than autumn in Chapel Hill. Here are the best places around town to see those brilliantly colored leaves.

Arts & Entertainment

Paperhand Puppet Intervention Presents: THE PAINTED BIRD

Paperhand Puppet Intervention Presents: THE PAINTED BIRD

Don’t miss this wonderful show this summer!

Carrboro Day

Carrboro Day

Carrboro Day is Sunday, May 4, 2014 from 1- 6 pm at the Town Commons! (Or Century Center, if it rains.) Now in its 19th year, Carrboro Day is one of the most festive celebrations in a town that knows how to throw a great party. Don’t miss it!

Sports

The True Carolina Blue

The True Carolina Blue

Tar Heels all over the world will be donning their favorite Carolina blue clothes for the big game tonight, but which Carolina Blue is the question.

Fingertip Clapping

Fingertip Clapping

Tar Heel fans can all agree that it was tough watching the UNC basketball game last night. But what was really heart-wrenching were those close-ups of Kendall Marshall from the bench trying his hardest to cheer his team to victory, and he was unable to clap.

Causes

Giving Tuesday, Every Day

Giving Tuesday, Every Day

Today is officially known as “Giving Tuesday,” a national day of giving that encourages charitable activities that support nonprofit organizations. “Giving Every Day” is an even better idea.

Candy for a Cause

Candy for a Cause

Halloween is here, and you can donate all your extra candy to send to our dedicated troops overseas this year. Children under twelve can even earn some money from their own candy contribution!

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Honeysuckle Sorbet

Honeysuckle Sorbet

The Honeysuckle Sorbet at Crook’s Corner restaurant is legendary. Be sure to enjoy some of this delicious treat before the season has ended, because once it’s gone, it’s gone!

Wintry Mix

Wintry Mix

If you ever feel like inducing fear in the heart of a Chapel Hillian, simply say these two words.

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Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan Edwards

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four decades into a career of uncompromising musical integrity, Jonathan Edwards remains a vital and relevant artist in today’s folk and Americana scenes. You can see this veteran performer and his stellar live show at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro on Friday, September 5th at 8:00pm. Tickets are $26 General advance, $22 Friends/Student advance, and $30 Day of Show. […]

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Paws4ever Benefit at Four Corners Restaurant

Paws4ever Benefit at Four Corners Restaurant

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

“A New Lease On Life” – A Benefit Hosted by The Grille at Four Corners for Paws4ever The Grille at Four Corners presents “A New Lease on Life…celebrating second chances in life!” Monday, July 28th, Four Corners will donate 100% of the day’s profits benefit the second chances we give our animals at Paws4ever. Come support this […]

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Historic Moorefields to Host Bluegrass Festival

Historic Moorefields to Host Bluegrass Festival

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new outdoor Bluegrass Festival is planned for Historic Moorefields Estate in Hillsborough, Saturday, September 6, 2014, from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM. Food and refreshments will be available at the festival, with a selection of beer, wine, and food trucks. Performers will include Constant Change, from Raleigh; Bethesda Bluegrass Band, from Durham; Cagle Family and Friends, […]

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Desert Rose Band — Unplugged

Desert Rose Band — Unplugged

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member Chris Hillman and The Desert Rose Band – Acoustic will perform at The ArtsCenter in a rare appearance on Saturday, August 16th at 8:00pm. Tickets for this show are $26 General advance, $22 Friends/Student advance, and $30 Day of Show. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit: http://www.artscenterlive.org/events/desert-rose-band/ or […]

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YMCA Meadowmont Kids Triathlon

YMCA Meadowmont Kids Triathlon

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Join the Chapel Hill YMCA on Sunday, August 3, 2014 for the first ever Meadowmont YMCA Kids Triathlon! This Beginner’s Triathlon is especially designed to introduce kids ages 3 – 8 years old to triathlons. It will feature two different divisions with distances and rules designed to foster fun and success for all ages! This is a beginner […]

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Mike Marshall & Caterina Lichtenberg

Mike Marshall & Caterina Lichtenberg

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caterina Lichtenberg and Mike Marshall, two of the greatest living mandolinists in the world, have created a beautiful new chamber music duo. On Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 7:00pm, they will perform live at The ArtsCenter. Tickets for this show are $16 General advance, $12 Friends/Student advance, and $20 Day of Show. To purchase tickets, visit: http://www.artscenterlive.org/events/mike-marshall-caterina-lichtenberg or call […]

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THREE August 8th ArtWalk Events at WomanCraft!

THREE August 8th ArtWalk Events at WomanCraft!

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Second Friday ArtWalk at WomanCraft in Carrboro LIVE Pet Portraits by Emily Eve Weinstein DATE: Friday, Aug 8, 6-9pm Emily Eve Weinstein is a Chapel Hill artist, well-known for murals, portrait and fine art. For August 8 ArtWalk, Emily will execute pet portraits from 6-9pm in watercolor and in oil. Call for more details. LIVE […]

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