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Annual Used Book Sale At UNC Davis Library

You’ve cleaned your bookshelves and contributed donations; now it’s time to find new treasures at the annual SILS Used Book Sale!

03/31/2015
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Davis Library
Chapel Hill, NC
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Lunchbox Series: Protecting Our Forests From Pests And Diseases

Bring your lunch and learn about the impact that serious pests and diseases have on forest health, some of the major threats to our southeastern native trees and what you can do to help prevent their introduction and spread.

03/31/2015
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
North Carolina Botanical Garden
Chapel Hill, NC
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Tell About The South With Elizabeth Engelhardt

“Boardinghouse Space: Rewriting Southern Food Studies” Elizabeth Engelhardt is the John Shelton Reed Distinguished Professor of Southern Studies in the Department of American Studies at UNC-Chapel Hill. Free.

03/31/2015
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Center for the Study of the American South
Chapel Hill, NC
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Wild Animal Encounters

Dan loves animals and has dedicated his work to animals. He has made appearances on Good Morning America, Live with Regis and Kelly, Animal Planet, Jeff Corwin and more.

03/31/2015
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Carrboro Century Center
Carrboro, NC
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Chapel Hill Farmers' Market

All of our farmers and artisans live within 60 miles of Chapel Hill, NC and bring fresh, quality produce, value-added farm products, and crafts to market year-round.

03/31/2015
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market
Chapel Hill, NC
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Rare Book Collection Recent Acquisitions Evening

A not-under-glass display of additions to the Rare Book Collection from the past two years, including 16th-century English and French illustrated books, Maya colorplate volumes from the 19th century, photographic books by Ansel Adams, first editions of T.

03/31/2015
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wilson Library
Chapel Hill, NC
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"Pasta With Purpose"

The Carolina Club is excited to support Kidzu by hosting “Pasta with Purpose” a casual dining event.

03/31/2015
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Carolina Club
Chapel Hill, NC
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Author Event At Flyleaf Books

Leigh Ann Henion discusses her book Phenomenal: A Hesitant Adventurer’s Search for Wonder in the Natural World.

03/31/2015
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Flyleaf Books
Chapel Hill, NC

Music At UNC

Talking Music Series.

03/31/2015
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Person Recital Hall
Chapel Hill, NC
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The Doug Largent Trio at Looking Glass Café

Come enjoy live jazz with The Doug Largent Trio, featuring Brad Maiani on guitar, at Looking Glass Café in Carrboro.

03/31/2015
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Looking Glass Cafe
Carrboro, NC
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Music At Local 506

The Menzingers, Junior Astronomers, Totally Slow. Tickets $15.

03/31/2015
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Local 506
Chapel Hill, NC
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Burwell School Historic Site Guided Tours

The site’s free docent-led tours highlight life at the Burwell School from 1837-1857 when it was home to the Burwell family, the enslaved members of the Burwell household and the students of the Burwell’s landmark school for young women.

04/01/2015
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Burwell School
Hillsborough, NC
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Historic Downtown Carrboro Walking Tour

Have you ever wondered how Carrboro came to be? Or the story behind the Carr Mill Mall? Take a tour of Carrboro’s historic mills, businesses, and homes.

04/01/2015
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Carrboro Town Commons
Carrboro, NC
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Music At UNC

Departmental Student Recital.

04/01/2015
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Hill Hall Auditorium
Chapel Hill, NC
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Family Movie At The Chapel Hill Public Library

A movie for the whole family! Annie (PG) will be shown in Meeting Room B.

04/01/2015
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Chapel Hill Public Library
Chapel Hill, NC

Selected Works of J. Eugene Grigsby, Jr.: Returning to Where the Artistic Seed was Planted

Fourteen paintings by African American artist and educator J. Eugene Grigsby, Jr. will be on exhibit beginning April 1 in the library of UNC’s Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History.

04/01/2015
5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture & History
Chapel Hill, NC
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Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon: American Indian History In North Carolina

At the North Carolina Collection’s third Wikipedia edit-a-thon, participants will use library resources to update, improve, and create Wikipedia articles related to North Carolina’s state-recognized American Indian tribes.

04/01/2015
5:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Wilson Library
Chapel Hill, NC
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Sacrificial Poets Touchstone Open Mic

The Sacrificial Poets and Flyleaf Books team up to provide a community-wide open mic. Come share or listen to poems, prose, songs, or any other personal expression with an audience of open minds and ears.

04/01/2015
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Flyleaf Books
Chapel Hill, NC
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4000 Miles – Opening Night

An elderly grandmother with a fading memory opens her door – and her life – to her wayward grandson. As an overnight couch-surf turns into an extended stay, 4000 Miles unearths surprising commonality across generations in this emotionally compelling and humor-filled drama.

04/01/2015
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Playmakers Center for Dramatic Art
Chapel Hill, NC
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Music At Cat’s Cradle - Back Room

PROM, Rickolus, The Dear Old Blighties. Tickets $5.

04/01/2015
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cat’s Cradle
Carrboro, NC
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Music At Local 506

The Delta Saints, The Ends, Thick Modine. Tickets $9.

04/01/2015
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Local 506
Chapel Hill, NC
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Our State’s “Meet The Maker” Event

Our State editor in chief Elizabeth Hudson hosts an evening event featuring Erik Lars Myers, the author of North Carolina Craft Beer & Breweries, and six of North Carolina’s most celebrated brewers for a dynamic conversation about the craft brewery movement, their career successes and challenges, and what delights their taste buds.

04/02/2015
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Great Room at Top of the Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
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Author Event At Flyleaf Books

Skip Horack discusses his new novel The Other Joseph.

04/02/2015
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Flyleaf Books
Chapel Hill, NC
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Bare Theatre Brings Unique Brand Of Shakespeare

Shakespeare is coming to Franklin Street as the Bare Theatre continues its tenth season with the comedy Measure for Measure. Though the play is chocked full of humor and innuendo, it is referred to as a comedy by Renaissance standards because it does not have a tragic ending.

04/02/2015
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Varsity Theater
Chapel Hill, NC
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Fringeworld: Presented By Trev And Dylan Wignall

Electric violinist Trev Wignall writes and arranges electronic music that lives in the space between accessible and experimental. His brother and collaborator Dylan Wignall is a digital sculptor.

04/02/2015
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
ArtsCenter
Carrboro, NC
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Music At Local 506

Erik Petersen of Mischief Brew, Cottontail, Empty Disco. Tickets $7.

04/02/2015
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Local 506
Chapel Hill, NC
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Sylvan Esso To Headline Outdoor Concert

Cat’s Cradle and The Town of Carrboro are presenting an outdoor concert in Carrboro Town Commons on Friday, April 3rd featuring Durham-based electronic duo Sylvan Esso along with Flock of Dimes and Ivan Howard of the Rosebuds.

04/03/2015
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Carrboro Town Commons
Carrboro, NC

Tyler Alderson

He plays the banjo, harmonica, guitar, tin whistle, and flute, but Tyler’s focus is on the power of the human voice to move, excite, and evoke. From traditional ballads to newly written songs, he strives to find the perfect melding of words, music, and arrangement to bring out the best in each piece.

04/03/2015
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Johnny’s Gone Fishing
Carrboro, NC
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Music At Cat's Cradle

New Found Glory, Turnstile, This Wild Life, Turnover. Tickets $18.50 in advance, $23 day of show.

04/03/2015
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cat’s Cradle
Carrboro, NC
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Songs From The Circle 4

The “Circle Of Fourths” is a visual representation of the relationships among the 12 tones of the chromatic scale. This evening’s show features a collection of musicians who play strings, percussion and use their vocal cords to make fabulous music!

04/03/2015
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
ArtsCenter
Carrboro, NC
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Music At Cat’s Cradle - Back Room

Hissy Fits, Jonas Sees In Color, Dollar Signs, Sam Brown Band. Tickets $5.

04/03/2015
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cat’s Cradle
Carrboro, NC
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Carrboro Farmers' Market Summer Market Kick-Off with Rise & Shine Celebration

The Carrboro Farmers’ Market will open at 7am for the first time this season, and early bird shoppers can treat themselves to some free baked goods samples in the gazebo at our Rise & Shine Celebration from 7am to 9am – not to mention the first pick of the delicious spring veggies at Market!

04/04/2015
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Carrboro Farmers’ Market
Carrboro, NC
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Chapel Hill Farmers' Market

All of our farmers and artisans live within 60 miles of Chapel Hill, NC and bring fresh, quality produce, value-added farm products, and crafts to market year-round.

04/04/2015
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market
Chapel Hill, NC

Hillsborough Farmers Market in the Home Depot Parking Lot

The Hillsborough Farmers Market, located in the Home Depot parking lot, is a 28-year-old public service, not-for-profit organization whose primary mission is to encourage, support, and promote the entrepreneurial efforts of local independent, and small scale farmers, bakers, and crafters.

04/04/2015
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Home Depot Parking lot
Hillsborough, nc

Opening Day of the Hillsborough Farmers' Market Summer Session 2015

Opening Day for the 2015 summer season (our 28th season!) for the Hillsborough Farmers Market is this Saturday. Local producer-only vendors will have crafts, produce, beef, pork, chicken, eggs, goat, baked goods, metal work, handmade furniture and more. Music will be provided by The Percolators.

04/04/2015
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Home Depot Parking lot
Hillsborough, nc
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Spring Fest

Spring Fest at the Eno River Farmers’ Market.

04/04/2015
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Eno River Farmers’ Market
Hillsborough, NC
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Breakfast With The Bunny

Chick-fil-A is hosting “Breakfast with the Bunny” from 9:30-10:30am. Bring your children ages 12 years and younger for a FREE breakfast.

04/04/2015
9:30 am - 10:30 am
University Mall
Chapel Hill, NC
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Old Town Cemetery Tour - 2 Tours

Accompany local historian Steve Peck for a guided walking tour of Hillsborough’s Old Town Cemetery, one of the most historic cemeteries in North Carolina. Learn about Hillsborough’s most famous residents in addition to its lesser-known citizens.

04/04/2015
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Downtown Hillsborough
Hillsborough, NC
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Saturday Estate Auction

Previews: Friday, April 3, 10am – 5pm, & Saturday, April 4, 8 – 10am.

04/04/2015
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Leland Little Auction and Estates Sales
Hillsborough, NC
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Cookbook Signing: Cheryl And Griffith Day

Cheryl and Griffith Day are self-taught bakers who founded Back in the Day Bakery in Savannah, Georgia, in 2002.

04/04/2015
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Southern Season
Chapel Hill, NC
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