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The Voice of the Black Community
Mavis Staples
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 January 28, 2015
Open Mic & Spoken Word
Performing Arts
Date: January 28, 2015
Time: 8:30 pm
City Soul Cafe hosted by Dasan Ahanu, music by DJ Supreme
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 January 29, 2015
Lupus Walk
Non-Profit
Date: January 29, 2015
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join the Lupus Foundation of America, North Carolina Chapter in this kickoff rally for the 7th Annual Walk to End Lupus Now: Raleigh. Come meet other walkers and teams, share fundraising ideas, get new tips, receive walk materials, and
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 January 31, 2015
Mavis Staples
This Weekend
Date: January 31, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
A civil rights icon with a voice that made Bob Dylan propose, GRAMMY award-winning R&B singer Mavis Staples has brought joy to fans of her pop and gospel ballads throughout a legendary career spanning 60 years.
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 February 1, 2015
Oberlin Cemetery video premiere
This Weekend
Date: February 1, 2015
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Produced by William Gadson, the video includes interviews with architectural historian Dr. Ruth Little, activist anthropologist Dr. Irma McClaurin, and Oberlin Village residents Geraldine Crooms, Richard Haywood, and Cheryl Crooms
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 February 7, 2015
Open House Bus Trip
Education
Date: February 7, 2015
An open house bus trip for high school students in grades 9-12 to Elizabeth City State. Bus will depart Tower Shopping Center (behind Popeyes) Feb. 7 at 6 a.m. and return at midnight. Email for more information,
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Quasquicentennial Celebration
Political
Date: February 7 - 8, 2015
St. Mark's Quasquicentennial Celebration "Reflecting on Our Past While Focusing on Our Future" Celebration Luncheon Banquet, February 7 at 11 a.m. t. Mark A.M.E. Zion Quasquicentennial Celebraton "Reflecting on Our Past While Focusing on
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Gospel Festival
Performing Arts
Date: February 7, 2015
Time: 5:00 pm
Montford Point Marine Association NC Triad/Triangle Chapter #38 and Crystal Brown presents 2nd Annual Black History Month Gospel Festival. The MPMA represents the 1st African-American who joined the United States Marine Corps from
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 February 8, 2015
Quasquicentennial Celebration
Political
Date: February 7 - 8, 2015
St. Mark's Quasquicentennial Celebration "Reflecting on Our Past While Focusing on Our Future" Celebration Luncheon Banquet, February 7 at 11 a.m. t. Mark A.M.E. Zion Quasquicentennial Celebraton "Reflecting on Our Past While Focusing on
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Black Accomplishments Service
Religious
Date: February 8, 2015
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Our guest speaker will be Mr. J. C. "Skippy" Scarborough, II. You are invited to share in this great program designed to be enjoyed by all.
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 February 14, 2015
Scholarship Gala
Non-Profit
Date: February 14, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm - 1:30 am
Delta Sigma Theta Annual Crimson and Cream Schlarship Gala Black tie affair featuring a live band, DJ sounds & entertainment. Tickets can be purchased from any Raleigh Alumnae Sorority member. The money raised will be used to give
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 February 16, 2015
Innovators Expo
Non-Profit
Date: February 16, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
You are invited to join us at Ballou for an exhibition of African American Innovators in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research and the Wendell Scott Foundation have teamed
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 February 22, 2015
Fundraising Dinner
Non-Profit
Date: February 22, 2015
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Your donation will cover delicious Mediterranean food, wine and beer. The evening will also feature a silent auction with items from local businesses. 100% of the proceeds will go to TABLE to help feed hungry children in Chapel Hill and
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 March 7, 2015
St. Paul Village Community 5k Walk/Run
Fundraiser
Date: March 7, 2015
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Third Annual St. Paul Village Community 5K Walk/Run will be held at McDougle Middle School in Chapel Hill, NC on March 7, 2015. The event features electronic timing by Cardinal Track Services, an awards ceremony with prizes for
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 March 21, 2015
Health Fair
Health
Date: March 21, 2015
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
There will be caricature drawings, face painting for the kids and door prizes for the adults. The health fair will feature onsite screenings for blood pressure, kidney disease, stroke, HIV/STD, hearing, spine, and vision. There will also
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 March 27, 2015
Climbing Competition
Sporting Events
Date: March 27 - 28, 2015
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Compete in, volunteer or enjoy observing the 26th anniversary of the longest-running indoor climbing competition in the USA, presented by Town of Chapel Hill Parks & Recreation! Dixie Rock is a fun all-ages community top-rope climbing
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 March 28, 2015
Climbing Competition
Sporting Events
Date: March 27 - 28, 2015
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Compete in, volunteer or enjoy observing the 26th anniversary of the longest-running indoor climbing competition in the USA, presented by Town of Chapel Hill Parks & Recreation! Dixie Rock is a fun all-ages community top-rope climbing
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 April 4, 2015
Fundraiser
Non-Profit
Date: April 4, 2015
Time: 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Come support your community businesses. Help us bring AWARENESS to Breaking the Cycle of Abuse** ~We want to Empower, Enlighten and Encourage each other through a craft fair just for You all.
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 April 19, 2015
Lupus Walk
Non-Profit
Date: April 19, 2015
Time: 1:00 pm
Take steps against lupus at the 7th Annual Walk to End Lupus Now: Raleigh. Funds raised support national research and local support services to help the estimated 5,200 people in the Triangle area who are living with lupus.
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Open Mic & Spoken Word

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