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The Voice of the Black Community
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 March 30, 2017
Meet the Author
Lecture | Seminar
Date: March 30, 2017
Time: 7 p.m. Hear from essayist, novelist and memoirist Emily Raboteau, whose work focuses on race and social justice. Her books include the critically acclaimed The Professor's Daughter: A Novel, and Searching for Zion: The Quest for
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The Miraculous and the Mundane
Performing Arts | Film
Date: March 30, 2017
Time: 12:00 am
Time: 8:15 to 9:45 p.m. Showings: March 23 to April 1. Members of an African American family in Durham find their lives turned upside down when the patriarch falls ill and ties of kinship start to fray. A story of family, friendship,
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 March 31, 2017
Art Show
Exhibit | Showcase
Date: March 31, 2017
Time: 12:00 am
The Town of Carrboro has a new art exhibit showing, Life in the City by Kanchan Gharpurey, through March 31, 2017.
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 April 1, 2017
Community Workshop
Lecture | Seminar
Date: April 1, 2017
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Durham Police Dept. will hold its annual community workshop.
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Storytelling Festival
Family Fun
Date: April 1, 2017
Time: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Storytelling Festival is a day full of laughter, excitement and the rich oral tradition of storytelling. Featured storytellers include Vicky Town, Ken Corsbie, Kali Ferguson, Henry Vogel, Cynthia Moore Brown,
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Columbia Open Studios
Exhibit | Showcase
Date: April 1, 2017
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
701 Center for Contemporary Art presents the 7th annual Columbia Open Studios event, a self-guided daytime driving tour of artists’ studios. Meet the artists at a ticketed preview party on March 30, 7-9 p.m.
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 April 8, 2017
Always Inspiring Gala
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: April 8, 2017
Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Join us in benefiting the arts in our community! Four-course dinner • Fabulous wine • Silent and live auctions An evening sure to leave you inspired with a passion for the arts!
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Neighborhood Blitz
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: April 8, 2017
Time: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For an entire business day, the Habitat for Humanity ReStore trucks and staff will be exclusively in your neighborhood picking up prescheduled donations. In previous neighborhood blitzes, 20+ households have
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The Fourth Cross
Religious
Date: April 8, 2017
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join the Rebirth Baptist Church family and friends for lunch and broadway type play entitled: The Fourth Cross. Two are thieves, one is a murderer and the other a carpenter from Nazareth. A great time to be had by all. Seating limited.
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 April 9, 2017
Benefit Concert
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: April 9, 2017
Time: Noon Mighty Neighborly, a nonprofit organization dedicated to building stronger communities through dialogue, education and outreach, announced its third benefit concert. Proceeds from the April 9th show at the Haw River Ballroom
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 April 14, 2017
Freebie Friday
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: April 14, 2017
Every second friday of the month, the Habitat for Humanity ReStore will be giving away free furniture and other household items outside the front of the store. Swing by during our normal store hours (10:00-6:00) and pick up anything
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 April 15, 2017
Joshua Lozoff
Family Fun
Date: April 15, 2017
ArtsCenter favorite Joshua Lozoff returns for an encore presentation of last year’s SOLD OUT show, "Joshua Lozoff: Life is Magic!" His magic combines amazing illusions with mental feats that explore the possibilities of the human
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 April 20, 2017
NC Black Summit
Conference | Expo | Symposium
Date: April 20, 2017
Black elected officials, public policy advocates and grassroots organizations from around the state will convene the 12th Annual NC Black Summit. The 2017 conference will provide valuable information to elected officials, advocates and
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 April 24, 2017
Academy Street Strut
Sports | League
Date: April 24, 2017
Ladies unite for the inaugural Academy Street Strut, a celebration of women, fitness, and supporting our local nonprofits that serve area women, men, children, and families. You can strut your stuff the whole mile by your self or relay
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 May 13, 2017
Charity Distance Festival
Sports | League
Date: May 13, 2017
Time: 8:30 to 10:45 a.m. Fit & Able is staging the Charity Distance Festival at no charge to the participating nonprofits to help them raise much needed revenue and provide them the opportunity to raise awareness about their efforts
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 September 16, 2017
Race for Our Heroes
Sports | League
Date: September 16, 2017
Every year Amberly hosts a 5K race to raise money to support a great cause. This year the race profits will support Operation Coming Home. To learn more about the organization, please visit OperationComingHome.com.
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Meet the Author

Time: 7 p.m. Hear from essayist, novelist and

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The Miraculous and the Mundane

Time: 8:15 to 9:45 p.m. Showings: March 23 to

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Art Show

The Town of Carrboro has a new art exhibit

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