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"Believe in the Magic of SAFEchild" Benefit Gala
Raleigh Country Club
April 25, 2014 , 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Guests will enjoy live and silent auctions accompanied by heavy hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, live music and dancing. Auctions will feature one-of-a-kind products and experiences from Bridgestone Golf, Elite Island Resorts, Walt Disney World, & more.
Cost $75.00
Tickets, sponsorship packages and more information can be found at safechildnc.org or by contacting SAFEchild at 919-743-6140.

Rita Coolidge
Seby B. Jones Performing Arts Center (JPAC) at L
April 25, 2014 , 7:30am 
Multiple Grammy Award-winning singer Rita Coolidge has enjoyed numerous hits in pop, country, adult contemporary, and jazz styles. She topped the charts in the '70s and '80s.
JPAC Box Office 919.497.3300 / Toll-Free 1.866.773.6354 Online purchase/ www.jpacarts.com boxoffice@louisburg.edu $25.00 / discounts available/ Children 12 and under are free, with a paying adult.

Rock the Village!
Cameron Village Shopping Center
April 25, 2014 , 6:00pm to 10:00pm
FREE event brings the hottest contemporary music to the Village, celebrating the tradition of the Village Underground,. Now the pulsing music comes ABOVE ground for a rousing street party with headliners THE LOVE LANGUAGE.
shopcameronvillage.com NOT FOR PUBLICATION Pat Hunnell. Public Relations Counsel Office: 919-755-1252 Cell: 919-280-1615

Willy Wonka
Knightdale High School
April 25, 2014 , 7:00pm 
Knightdale Repertory Theatre Presents:Willy Wonka Knightdale High School Auditorium 100 Bryan Chalk Lane Knightdale, NC 27545 Thursday, April 24th @ 7pm Friday, April 25th @ 7pm Saturday, April 26th @ 3pm Adults $10/Students $8
Cost $10.00
ngibbs@wcpss.net ~ 919-217-5350

"Wizard of Oz" at West Johnston High School
West Johnston High School, Benson NC
April 25, 2014 
"Wizard of Oz" April 25th-7pm, April 26th-2pm (kids dressed as Oz characters get in free), May 1st-7pm (student tickets $5), May 2nd-7pm, May 3rd-2pm & 7pm. Actors will be "flying" and there will be a live "Toto"
Call West Johnston High School at 919-934-7333 for ticket information

ECPI University Career Discovery Day
4101 Doie Cope Road, Raleigh
April 26, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
ECPI University Career Discovery Day. " See interactive demonstrations " Meet with faculty and staff " See what hands-on learning is all about " Explore career education goals in the technology, criminal justice and medical fields
Bill Armour (919) 571-0057

Gorman Christian Academy - Spring Fling
3311 East Geer Street Durham NC 27704
April 26, 2014 , 10:00am to 2:00pm
The Spring Fling/Silent Auction is a community outreach event, which includes fun for the whole family: Calvin the clown, Dunking booth, Concessions, Live DJ, Face Painting, Inflatables, and Fire Trucks. Silent Auction includes great stuff.
Lee Ann Bailey-Clayton 919-616-8252

Harmony, Hope & Healing, An Evening of A Capella
Cary Arts Center
April 26, 2014 , 7:30pm to 9:30pm
The 5th Annual Harmony, Hope and Healing concert benefiting Pretty In Pink Foundation, will feature The General Assembly Chorus.The event, hosted by WRAL TV's Greg Fishel, will also be joined by Storm Front and Epic.
Cost $10.00
Tickets can be purchased at www.ETIX.com. Information about the benefit concert, sponsorship and donation opportunities is available at the Pretty In Pink Foundation website and at the General Assembly website. (www.generalassemblychorus.org)

TeenFest 2K14 Durham Auditions
Holton Career & Resource Center
April 26, 2014 , 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Auditions for teens ages 14-19. Original acts with anti-drug/anti-violence theme; 4 - 5 minutes long. Top 10 acts will compete @ TeenFest 2K14, May 17 for cash prizes: 1st place -$1,000; 2nd place-$500; 3rd place - $250. 401 N. Driver Street, Durham
TeenFest Foundation 919-630-7227

Willy Wonka
Knightdale High School
April 26, 2014 , 3:00pm 
Knightdale High School Auditorium 100 Bryan Chalk Lane Knightdale, NC 27545 Thursday, April 24th @ 7pm Friday, April 25th @ 7pm Saturday, April 26th @ 3pm Adults $10/Students $8
ngibbs@wcpss.net ~ 919-217-5350

Willy Wonka
Knightdale High School
April 26, 2014 , 7:00pm 
Knightdale High School Auditorium 100 Bryan Chalk Lane Knightdale, NC 27545 Thursday, April 24th @ 7pm Friday, April 25th @ 7pm Saturday, April 26th @ 3pm Adults $10/Students $8
Cost $10.00
ngibbs@wcpss.net ~ 919-217-5350

Western Wake Music Fest
Koka Booth Amphitheatre
April 27, 2014 , 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Enjoy musical performances by the Jazz Ensembles from Athens Drive, Cary, Green Hope, and Panther Creek High Schools. The Athens Drive Strings Orchestra and Wind Ensemble will also perform.
http://boothamphitheatre.com/events/2014-band-fest/

Western Wake Music Fest
Koka Booth Amphitheatre
April 27, 2014 , 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Hear Jazz Ensembles from Athens Drive, Cary, Green Hope and Panther Creek high schools and the Athens Orchestra and Wind Ensemble! Picnic baskets welcome. No alcohol please. Food available for purchase. Gates open at 4:30pm. Table seats $10.


PopUp Chorus
Motorco Music Hall
April 28, 2014 , 6:30pm 
Introducing the PopUp Chorus, the only chorus where you can show up when you want and skip it when you're too busy. No audition, no weekly commitment, just show up and sing.
Cost $5.00


Pig Pickin' Kickoff Celebration
Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market
April 30, 2014 , 10:00am to 2:00pm
Celebrate the opening of the Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market at the Pig Pickin' Kickoff at City Plaza. Enjoy NC BBQ from The Pit BBQ, a local brew tasting from Crank Arm Brewing Co., over 30 vendors (six new vendors), and new festival line-up.
DRA Special Events Manager, Frank Bloom frankbloom@downtownraleigh.org (919) 821-6977

NC Symphony presents Strauss & Mozart
Lee Auditorium at Pinecrest High, Southern Pines
May 1, 2014 , 8:00pm to 10:10pm
Two master composers of supreme musical achievement make for an unforgettable season finale that you won't want to miss! William Henry Curry, Resident Conductor. 250 Voit Gilmore Lane, Southern Pines 28387
For information or to buy tickets, please call the NC Symphony Box Office at 877/627-6724, email tickets@ncsymphony.org or visit www.ncsymphony.org. Tickets may also be purchased at the door one hour prior to concert start time.

Bull City Sculpture Show Opening Gala
Durham Central Park
May 2, 2014 , 6:30pm to 10:00pm
Join in a celebration of the artists that have brought the sculptures to town. Free live music, food trucks on site, libations available. Durham Central Park, 501 Foster St., Durham. See all Sculpture Show events at www.bullcitysculptureshow.org


Carolina Grass Bluegrass
Nash County Arts Council
May 3, 2014 , 7:00pm 
100 E. Washington Street Nashville, NC 27856
Cost $12.00
Shelly Gray 252-459-4734

Faulkner's Dance & Gymnastics 38th Dance Review
Duke University's Page Auditorium
May 3, 2014 , 11:00am to 4:00pm
Faulkner's Dance & Gymnastics, Inc is excited to have Platinum Music Recording Artist "Driicky Graham" performing at it's 38th Dance Review on Saturday May 3rd, 2014 at Duke University's Page Auditorium. (Show Times at 11am and 4:00pm).
Cost $12.00
Faulkner's Dance & Gymnastics (919) 732-7591

Link Wray Music Festival
Regency Park 2004 US 301 Hwy - N Dunn, NC
May 3, 2014 , 2:00pm to 11:00pm
Tribute to Link Wray, founder of the Power Chord, " the modus operandi" in Rock and Roll. 7 bands will take the stage including Link's Grandson Chris.
Cost $20.00
Sharon Stevens Director of Dunn Area Tourism Authority 910-892-3282

Schoolhouse of Wonder FREE Family Fun Day!
Umstead State Park - Reedy Creek Entrance
May 3, 2014 , 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Come out and join the Schoolhouse of Wonder at Umstead State Park for a day of FREE Family Fun and Parent Orientation on May 3, 2014 from 1:00-4:00pm! Activities include primitive fire building, plant/animal identification, games, and storytelling.
Chase Whisenhunt, 919-477-2116 Reedy Creek Entrance - Exit 287 off I-40

SRMHS Dance Department presents: "Oblivious"
Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School
May 3, 2014 , 7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School Dance Department presents its spring dance concert entitled: "Oblivious"./ 2600 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh NC 27610
Cost $10.00
Contact Ms. Wilder at 919-856-2835 for ticket

SRMHS Dance Department presents: "Oblivious"
Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School
May 4, 2014 , 4:00pm to 6:00pm
The Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School Dance Department presents its spring dance concert entitled:" Oblivious", May 3rd at 7pm and May 4th at 4pm./ 2600 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh NC 27610
Cost $10.00
Lisa Wilder 919-856-2835 for tickets

PopUp Chorus
Motorco Music Hall
May 5, 2014 , 6:30pm 
Introducing the PopUp Chorus, the only chorus where you can show up when you want and skip it when you're too busy. No audition, no weekly commitment, just show up and sing.
Cost $5.00


"You & I and the Music"
The Barn at Fearrington Village
May 7, 2014 , 7:30pm 
The community choruses of Fearrington welcome all- comers to a Choral Concert of popular classics with either "you" and "I" or both in the title. Selections include "What'll I do?" and "The Way You Look Tonight."
919-542-1750 or 919-545-9809

Mac Arnold & Plate Full O' Blues
Nash County Arts Council
May 8, 2014 , 7:00pm 
Free Event. Sponsored by Nash Arts & The Nashville Chamber of Commerce.
Shelly Gray 252-459-4734

Celebration of Mothers and Shot@Life
Grey Stone Church 2601 Hillsborough Rd,Durham,NC
May 9, 2014 , 10:00am to 12:00pm
Durham Chapt of Mocha Moms, Inc., will host a Celebration of Motherhood and a Shot@Life awareness/fundraising event at Grey Stone Church in Durham. Come celebrate your role as mothers and learn about the UN Foundation's Shot@Life Campaign.
Tabitha Elien Community Service Chair Durham Chapter of Mocha Moms Please RSVP to let us know you are coming

Murder Mystery Dinner Theater: "Murder at the To
Stars Theater and Art Center
May 9, 2014 , 6:30pm 
A portion of all ticket sales will benefit the American Cancer Society. A fun-filled interactive theater experience whereby you become a guest at the Tonylou Awards! Audience members have option to be part of show. Meal included with ticket.
Cost $30.00
Tickets can be purchased on our website at www.starstheaterandart.com, by calling 919-557-8271 or in person at the theater.

ClayWorks Guild Sale
Chapel Hill
May 10, 2014 
ClayWorks Guild Spring Sale Functional and decorative work offered in a wide variety of forms, techniques and finishes. Saturday, May 10, 2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm University Mall - 201 S Estes Drive - Chapel Hill NC 27514


Legacy Repertory Company presents Cinderella
The Carolina Theatre in Downtown Durham
May 10, 2014 , 2:00pm to 4:00pm
For its sixth spring production, Legacy Repertory Company will perform the ballet, Cinderella on Saturday May 10th for two shows, 2pm and 6pm, at the Carolina Theatre in Downtown Durham.
Tickets available at the Carolina Theatre box office 919-560-3030 or carolinatheatre.org Please visit our website at legacyrepertory.org

Legacy Repertory Company presents Cinderella
The Carolina Theatre in Downtown Durham
May 10, 2014 , 6:00pm to 8:00pm
For its sixth spring production, Legacy Repertory Company will perform the ballet, Cinderella on Saturday May 10th for two shows, 2pm and 6pm, at the Carolina Theatre in Downtown Durham.
Tickets available at the Carolina Theatre box office: 919-560-3030 or carolinatheatre.org Please visit our website at legacyrepertory.org

Murder Mystery Dinner Theater: "Murder at the To
Stars Theater & Art Center
May 10, 2014 , 12:00pm 
A portion of all ticket sales will benefit the American Cancer Society. A fun-filled interactive theater experience whereby you become a guest at the Tonylou Awards! Audience members have option to be part of show. Meal included with ticket.
Cost $30.00
Tickets can be purchased on our website at www.starstheaterandart.com, by calling 919-557- 8271 or in person at the theater.

Vox Virorum Men's Chorus Spring Concert
First Presbyterian Church 305 E. Main St. Durha
May 11, 2014 , 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Vox Virorum Men's Chorus celebrates Spring with an eclectic mix of choral works highlighting the male voice.Directed by Jeremy Nabors, accompanied by Deborah Coclanis. Free: $10 suggested donation


NC Symphony presents Disney's FANTASIA
Meymandi Concert Hall, downtown Raleigh
May 15, 2014 , 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Presented on the big screen in HD, Disney's groundbreaking marriage of symphonic music and animation showcase selections from the original Fantasia and Fantasia 2000, featuring live accompaniment by the North Carolina Symphony.
For information or to buy tickets, please call the NC Symphony Box Office at 919/733-2750, email tickets@ncsymphony.org or visit ncsymphony.org. Ask about family pricing!

New Life Christian Center Singles Ministry
7415 Fayetteville Rd, Durham, NC
May 16, 2014 , 7:00pm 
New Life Christian is having a Singles' meeting. Please come and fellowship with other Single Christians with precious faith and be ministered by our own Pastor Catherine Bailey.
For more information please contact the church office at 919-405-2080.

NC OPERA: OPERA IN THE PINES
Koka Booth Amphitheatre, Cary
May 17, 2014 , 7:00pm 
Join Maestro Myers, the NC Opera Orchestra and singers for popular opera and Broadway favorites. Free admission for children under 14 years of age, this will be a fun and casual evening the whole family.
Reserved table seating: $34.50; general admission lawn: $22.50; children under age 14: free. Additional ticket fees may apply.

NC Symphony presents Disney's FANTASIA
Meymandi Concert Hall, downtown Raleigh
May 17, 2014 , 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Presented on the big screen in HD, Disney's groundbreaking marriage of symphonic music and animation showcase selections from the original Fantasia and Fantasia 2000, featuring live accompaniment by the North Carolina Symphony.
For information or to buy tickets, please call the NC Symphony Box Office at 919/733-2750, email tickets@ncsymphony.org or visit ncsymphony.org. Ask about family pricing!

Two Noble Kinsmen: Fire and Shadows
Raleigh Little Theatre
May 23, 2014 , 8:00pm 
By William Shakespeare and John Fletcher Co-produced with Bare Theatre Directed by G. Todd Buker Bare Theatre returns to RLT's Stephenson Amphitheatre to explore one of the lesser-known scripts that bears William Shakespeare's name.
Cost $15.00
Website: raleighlittletheatre.org Phone: (919) 821-3111

Benefit Singing
Fayetteville Assembly of God Church
May 24, 2014 , 6:00pm 
Benefit Singing, Gospel Music provided by FAmily Devotion, Echoes of Faith, Gary & NEw Brother of Love, and the Judah International Ministries Praise Team! Fayetteville Assembly of God 2754 Gillespie Street Fayetteville, NC 28306
Church office at (19) 483-2382 M-F 10:30 - 2:00

Benefit Singing
2754 Gillespie Street
May 24, 2014 , 6:00pm 
Benefit Singing Fayetteville Assembly of God Church Groups include: Family Devotion, Echoes of Faith, Gary and New Brother of Love, and the Judah International Ministries Praise Team. Great Gospel Music for a good cause!
Church office: (910) 483-2382

NC Symphony Summerfest: Beethoven's 5th
Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park, Cary
May 24, 2014 , 7:30pm 
Summerfest opens with one of the most powerful pieces of music ever written. Also, enjoy selections with citizen musicians during Play with the Pros. Best "Picnic of the Week" wins prize!
Advance $28-$30; Lawn FREE for 12 & under. Call 919/733-27550 or visit ncsymphony.org for details. Tickets also available day of show at Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary; gates open at 5:30.

Shakespeare's the Merry Wives of Windsor
Nash County Arts Council
May 29, 2014 , 7:30pm 
A play. Adapted & directed by James Singelton. May 29, 30, & 31; June 5, 6, & 7 at 7:30PM
Shelly Gray 252-459-4734

WWA of DST presents An Evening of Comedy
Garner Performing Arts Center
May 30, 2014 , 6:00pm to 10:00pm
The Western Wake Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. invites you to kick-off your weekend with laughter at An Evening of Comedy with Terry Tuff featuring Debra Terry. Address: 742 W Garner Rd Garner, NC 27529
Cost $25.00
VIP $35.00 *** limited tickets (includes pre-show reception with comedians 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm) https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wwa-of-dst-presents-an-evening-of-comedy-tickets-11128059325

NC Symphony Summerfest
Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park, Cary
May 31, 2014 , 7:30pm 
Primitive. Passionate. Powerful. The North Carolina Symphony, Music Director Grant Llewellyn and the North Carolina Master Chorale and Capital City Girls Choir perform Orff's ecstatic Carmina Burana. Prize for best "Picnic of the Week"
Advance tickets $28-$30; Lawn FREE for 12 & under. Call 919/733-27550 or visit ncsymphony.org for details. Tickets also available day of show at Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary; gates open at 5:30.

The Genius of Mozart
Memorial Hall/UNC Campus
May 31, 2014 , 8:00pm 
Join Voices as they trace the genius of Mozart through three decades of composition, from the joyful choral style of Mozart's early Salzburg work to his final Viennese compositionıı-the mysterious, unfinished Requiem. Tickets:$20 and $6 for students.
www.voiceschapelhill.org

Women Fellowship Breakfast
New Life Christian Center
May 31, 2014 , 9:30am 
The Women's ministry is having a fellowship breakfast. All women is invited to come and fellowship with us at New Life Christian Center is located on 7415 Fayetteville Road, Durham, NC
Cost $12.00
Deadline for Registering for breakfast is May 27th 2014. New Life Christian Center 919-405-2080

Day Program/Summer / Afterschool
Durham
June 1, 2014 
Summer Program for Developmental Disabled Individuals from the ages 10-22.who are funded by CAP/MR/DD or the NC waiver.
Comprehensive Community Care , Inc. 919-489-4202 ext 237/234

Blithe Spirit
Raleigh Little Theatre
June 6, 2014 , 8:00pm 
A novelist invites an eccentric medium and clairvoyant to his house to conduct a sıance for research for his next book. The scheme backfires when he is haunted by the ghost of his temperamental first wife.
Cost $20.00
(919) 821 - 3111

NC Symphony Summerfest: Music of John Williams
Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park, Cary
June 6, 2014 , 7:30pm 
Experience John Williams' mesmerizing musical themes to Harry Potter, Star Wars, Superman and so many more! Come early to see your favorite Star Wars characters and take your picture with them, or visit our Instrument Zoo!
Advance tickets $33-$35; Lawn FREE for 12 & under. Call 919/733-27550 or visit ncsymphony.org for details. Tickets also available day of show at Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary; gates open at 5:30.

NC Symphony Summerfest: Broadway Romance
Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park, Cary
June 7, 2014 , 7:30pm 
Love is in the air on Broadway and at Summerfest. Hear your favorite Broadway songs from Wicked, Les Misırables, Sweeney Todd, Music Man and more during this unforgettable evening! Prize for "Picnic of the Week"
Advance tickets $28-$30; Lawn FREE for 12 & under. Call 919/733-27550 or visit ncsymphony.org for details. Tickets also available day of show at Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary; gates open at 5:30.

Cantari Sings Vaughan Williams and Tavener
University United Methodist Church
June 8, 2014 , 4:00pm 
Join Cantari, a Voices ensemble, as they perform music from Ralph Vaughan Williams and John Tavener. The music speaks to life's cycle of ecstasy and sorrow. Magnificat, Village Wedding, Mass, and Funeral Ikos portray humankind's quest for meaning.
Cost $6.00
www.voiceschapehill.org

Cirque de la Symphonie at NC Symphony Summerfest
Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park, Cary
June 14, 2014 , 7:30pm 
An encore performance! Marvel at high-flying aerialists, daredevil cyclists and acrobatic feats of wonder set to classical masterpieces. You can also win a prize for "Picnic of the Week" or visit the Instrument Zoo!
Advance tickets $33-$35; Lawn FREE for 12 & under. Call 919/733-27550 or visit ncsymphony.org for details. Tickets also available day of show at Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary; gates open at 5:30.

NC Symphony Summerfest: Mozart Festival
Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park, Cary
June 20, 2014 , 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Enjoy two great evenings of his masterworks during our new Mozart Festival! A different program each night.
Advance tickets $28-$30; Lawn FREE for 12 & under. Call 919/733-27550 or visit ncsymphony.org for details. Tickets also available day of show at Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary; gates open at 5:30.

Little Big Town
Cary's Booth Amphitheatre
June 27, 2014 , 6:00pm 
8003 Regency Park Cary, NC 27513 Tickets on sale February 14, 2014 at 10am Tickets Available At: Koka Booth Ticket Office etix.com Charge by Phone: 800-514-3849


NC Symphony Summerfest:Legends of Beach Music
Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park, Cary
June 28, 2014 , 7:30pm 
You can dance and sing along to your favorite beach music with the North Carolina Symphony, Legends of Beach, which includes Embers co-founder Jackie Gore, and members of the North Tower Band! Best "Picnic of the Week" wins prize!
Advance tickets $28-$30; Lawn FREE for 12 & under. Call 919/733-27550 or visit ncsymphony.org for details. Tickets also available day of show at Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary; gates open at 5:30.

Independence Day Concert: NC Symphony Summerfest
Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park, Cary
July 4, 2014 , 7:30pm 
Celebrate with patriotic favorites, high-spirited classics and fireworks as we honor the USA on its birthday!
Lawn seating FREE for all! Call 919/733-27550 or visit ncsymphony.org for details. Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary. Gates open at 3:00; concert begins at 7:30.

Around the World with the von Trapps
Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park, Cary
July 12, 2014 , 7:30pm 
Captain and Maria von Trapp's great-grandchildren will capture your heart once again with their music from around the world. Presented by Summerfest; the North Carolina Symphony will not be performing at this concert.
Advance tickets $28-$30; Lawn FREE for 12 & under. Call 919/733-27550 or visit ncsymphony.org for details. Tickets also available day of show at Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary; gates open at 5:30.

American Songs, Poems & Spirituals
University United Methodist Church/Chapel Hill
July 18, 2014 , 7:30pm 
Join Voices for a celebration of American choral music from favorites by Barber, Copland, and Thompson, hit musicals, new standard-setting works by today's brightest composers, plus "blow the roof off" arrangements of American Spirituals.
Cost $6.00
www.voiceschapelhill.org

Steven Curtis Chapman and Third Day
Booth Amphitheatre
August 22, 2014 
Tickets can be purchased at Booth Amphitheatre or Online: etix.com By Phone: (800) 514-3849 Tickets on sale Friday, February 14 at 10 a.m.


Creedmoor Music Festival
Main Street, Downtown Creedmoor, NC
September 20, 2014 , 8:30am to 4:00pm
The Creedmoor Music Festival is held each year on the third Saturday in September, rain or shine. Festival attendees are treated to a variety of musical genres, unique foods, fascinating homemade arts and crafts, and more!
City of Creedmoor (919) 528-3332 www.cityofcreedmoor.org/musicfestival

Amateur Night At The Hayti
The Hayti Heritage Center
April 15, 2014 through July 21, 2014, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
A 16 week talent competition every Sunday night through July 21,2014, with the winner receiving an expense paid trip to audition at the world famous Amateur Night at Apollo Theater in New York.
Cost $10.00
Next Level Veterans Outreach Campus 919-323-6920

Playmaker's Rep presents: "Hold These Truths"
Chapel Hill, NC
April 23, 2014 through April 27, 2014, 7:30pm to 10:00pm
A JOURNEY OF BELIEF, BETRAYAL AND RECONCILIATION During WWII, student Gordon Hirabayashi fights the US government's orders to forcibly incarcerate people of Japanese ancestry on the West Coast.
Cost $15.00
PRC2 Second Stage Series Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre, Center for Dramatic Art, Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC Box Office: 919-962-PLAY (7529) Web site: www.playmakersrep.org

Willy Wonka
Knightdale High School Auditorium
April 24, 2014 through April 26, 2014, 7:00pm to 3:00pm
Don't miss this opportunity to get your golden ticket to join Charlie Bucket on his tour of Willy Wonka's magical chocolate factory in the Roald Dahl's adaptation of this childhood classic. Get your ticket now!
Cost $8.00
Nichole Gibbs 919-217-5399 http://knightdaledrama.webs.com/

JMI 2014 WOMEN'S CONFERENCE
JMI Worship Center
May 4, 2014 through May 9, 2014, 4:00pm to 7:30pm
JMI WOMEN'S CONFERENCE..."Don't Be A Herodias", Mark 6: 14-29 Kick-off May @ 4, Conference May7-9 @7>30 pm JMI Worship Center, 11155 US Hwy 70W Business, Unit-I, CLAYTON, NC 27520
Mrs. Kwanya Thompson Judd Ministries, Inc. (JMI) Secretary (919) 633-3016

Broadway: Past & Present
Cedar Ridge High School Auditorium
May 7, 2014 through May 9, 2014, 7:00pm to 7:00pm
Cedar Ridge High School 1125 New Grady Brown School Road Hillsborough, NC 27278
Cost $5.00
Angie Pegram (919) 245- 4000 ext 21802 Admission is $5; children under 5 and seniors 60 and older get in free. To find out more, visit http://cedarridgechoirs.com/broadway2014/

NC Symphony presents Disney's FANTASIA
Meymandi Concert Hall, downtown Raleigh
May 16, 2014 through May 17, 2014, 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Presented on the big screen in HD, Disney's groundbreaking marriage of symphonic music and animation showcase selections from the original Fantasia and Fantasia 2000, featuring live accompaniment by the North Carolina Symphony.
For information or to buy tickets, please call the NC Symphony Box Office at 919/733-2750, email tickets@ncsymphony.org or visit ncsymphony.org.

Fiddler on the Roof
Raleigh Little Theatre
July 25, 2014 through August 3, 2014, 7:30pm 
Book by Joseph Stein. Music by Jerry Bock. Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick. Presented by Raleigh Little Theatre's Teens on Stage A story that has touched audiences around the world with its humor, warmth, and honesty for 50 years.
Website: raleighlittletheatre.org Phone: (919) 821-3111

Hairspray
Raleigh Little Theatre
August 22, 2014 through September 7, 2014, 8:00pm 
It's 1962 in Baltimore and Tracy Turnblad is determined to make it on to TV's most popular show. Winner of eight Tonys, this romantic treat is full of surprises, energetic dance numbers, and bigger than life hair.
Cost $24.00
Website: raleighlittletheatre.org Phone: (919) 821-3111

Desire Under the Elms
Raleigh Little Theatre
October 10, 2014 through October 26, 2014, 8:00pm 
By Eugene O'Neill Father of three, Ephraim Cabot returns home with his young bride. His youngest son, Eben, at first loathes the newcomer, but when hatred gives way to lust, the resulting conflict threatens to rock the peaceful farm to its core.
Cost $22.00
Website: raleighlittletheatre.org Phone: (919) 821-3111

Mirandy and Brother Wind
Raleigh Little Theatre
October 31, 2014 through November 16, 2014, 7:30pm 
Based on the book by Patricia McKissack. Adapted by Michael J. Bobbitt and John L. Cornelius. Libretto by Michael J. Bobbitt. Music and Lyrics by John L. Cornelius. A cultural celebration that is full of lively song and dance.
Website: raleighlittletheatre.org Phone: (919) 821-3111

Cinderella
Raleigh Little Theatre
December 5, 2014 through December 20, 2014, 7:30am 
Based on the fairy tale by Charles Perrault. Adaptation and lyrics by Jim Eiler. Music by Jim Eiler and Jeanne Bargy. This musical comedy is a holiday sugarplum for the whole family.
Cost $33.00
Website: raleighlittletheatre.org Phone: (919) 821-3111

Venus in Fur
Raleigh Little Theatre
January 16, 2015 through February 1, 2015, 8:00pm 
By David Ives Co-production with Actors Comedy Lab Vanda arrives several hours late to her audition for a play based on a nineteenth-century erotic novel, leaving the director less than impressed. But her masterful performance flips the script.
Cost $22.00
Website: raleighlittletheatre.org Phone: (919) 821-3111

The Velveteen Rabbit
Raleigh Little Theatre
March 6, 2015 through March 22, 2015, 7:30pm 
Adapted by Elise Kauzlaric. Based on the Story by Margery Williams. Will the Velveteen Rabbit go with the Toy Fairy, or will his love for the girl cause him to turn his back on the thing he wants most?
Website: raleighlittletheatre.org Phone: (919) 821-3111

Sleeping Beauty
Raleigh Little Theatre
April 3, 2015 through April 12, 2015, 7:30am 
Adapted by John Clark Donahue and Thomas Olson. Original Music by Haskell Fitz-Simons. The timeless children's fairy returns, full of magic and fairies, a sleeping princess, and a handsome prince to the rescue.
Website: raleighlittletheatre.org Phone: (919) 821-3111

Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson
Raleigh Little Theatre
May 1, 2015 through May 17, 2015, 8:00pm 
Book by Alex Timbers. Music & lyrics by Michael Friedman. An irreverent look at our controversial seventh president, who had deep roots in North Carolina. A raucous blend of comedy, anarchic theatricality, and an infectious emo rock score.
Cost $24.00
Website: raleighlittletheatre.org Phone: (919) 821-3111

Macbeth
Raleigh Little Theatre
June 19, 2015 through June 27, 2015, 8:00pm 
By William Shakespeare Co-production with Bare Theatre RLT's Louise "Scottie" Stephenson Amphitheatre (General admission) One of Shakespeare's most notorious dramas, performed under the stars. Directed by Rebecca Blum.
Cost $17.00
Website: raleighlittletheatre.org Phone: (919) 821-3111

Community Events

An Evening with Jon Langford
CAM Raleigh 409 W. Martin St, Raleigh NC 27603
April 25, 2014 , 7:00pm to 11:00pm
CAM Raleigh presents world-renowned musician and artist Jon Langford. Originally the drummer for the notable punk band The Mekons, Langford is also a prolific and respected visual artist. 7:00 pm:VIP Art Preview and Reception with Jon Langford.
919 261 5920 http://camraleigh.org/2014/03/an-evening-with-jon- langford/

Laugh Out Loud Comedy Show
World Overcomers Christian Church
April 25, 2014 , 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Grab your friends and get ready to laugh! Join World Overcomers for the Laugh Out Loud comedy show featuring comedian Broderick Rice on Friday April 25th at 7p. This event is free and open to the public!
2933 S. Miami Blvd Durham, NC 27703 919-402-9622

SAFE Haven for Cats Annual Tuxedo Cat Ball
North Ridge Country Club
April 25, 2014 , 7:00pm to 1:00am
SAFE Haven for Cats will be hosting the 10th Annual Tuxedo Cat Ball on Friday, April 25. The event will be from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the North Ridge Country Club in Raleigh. Tickets to the event are $100 per person or $160 per couple.
For more information, visit www.tuxedocatball.org

Wake Tech's Athletic Golf Tournament
Eagle Ridge Golf Course
April 25, 2014 , 9:00am 
The tournament will be held at the prestigious Eagle Ridge Golf Club in Raleigh, home course for WTCC golf teams, and will include four-person team play,men and women, and captain's choice. Individuals welcome!
https://www.waketech.edu/athletics/eagle-club/golf- tournament Britney Anderson bkanderson1@waketech.edu

BIke Drop off for Fayetteville Bicycle Man
3030 N Main Street Hope Mills,NC
April 26, 2014 , 9:00am to 4:00pm
The Bicycle Man Organization will have it's first Bike drop off in the walmart shopping center 3030 N main St Hope mills, NC
ANN MATHIS 910 424 3083 MON. WED, FRI 9AM TO 1PM 910 916 3166

Brain Injury Association Walk & Roll-athon
Koka Booth Amphitheater, Regency Pkwy, Cary
April 26, 2014 , 9:00am 
The Brain Injury Association of North Carolina invites you to join us! Your $20 registration fee covers admission to the event, an event t-shirt, and lunch. There will be music and fun for the whole family. Help shine a light on brain injury!
Cost $20.00
Contact us at: 919-651-3706

Cape Fear Classic Open Car and Truck Show
Tallywood, Shopping Center, 3100 Reaford Road, N
April 26, 2014 , 9:00am 
Time: 9:00am until 4:00pm Best Car Show, If you got a car you want to show off. Bring it on. Best Chevy Best other Gm Best Camaro Best Ford Best Mustang Best Other Truck Best Mopar Best Sport Car Diamond in the rough Ladies Choice
Sharlita Jordan 910-858-0527 or Jim Smith 910-426-3314

Healthy Families Day
A. E. Finley YMCA- 9216 Baileywick Road
April 26, 2014 , 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Healthy Families Day at the A.E. Finley YMCA will be packed with fun, free activities for kids and adults. Take a family zumba class, preview summer camps, get info about healthy lunches, and get kids tested for swimming!


Mordecai Historic Park Annual Plant Sale
Mordecai Historic Park, 1 Mimosa Street, Raleigh
April 26, 2014 , 8:00am to 2:00pm
Come out to Mordecai Historic Park to get your summer garden started! Heirloom varieties of vegetables, herbs, and flowers will be sold. Please call 919-857-4364 for more information
Mordecai Historic Park 919-857-4364 www.raleighnc.gov/museums

Preservation Durham's 18th Annual Home Tour
Downtown Durham
April 26, 2014 , 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us for behind-the-scenes access to 6 historic tobacco manufacturing sites in downtown Durham: -The Liberty Warehouse -The Chesterfield Building -American Tobacco -Venable Tobacco Company -Liggett and Myers O'Brien Warehouse -The Imperial
Cost $30.00
For more information and tickets, please visit www.preservationdurham.org email: info@PreservationDurham.org phone: (919) 682-3036

Triangle Walk Now For Autism Speaks
Duke University East Campus
April 26, 2014 , 8:30am to 11:30am
Family friendly 1.5 mile walk, Autism Resource Fair, kids' activities, and entertainment. Sign up your team and learn more at: www.walknowforautismspeaks.org/triangle.
Lauren K. Kidder Senior Coordinator, Field Development Carolinas Autism Speaks 704-561-0003 (office) 704-324-9022 (direct) Local Publicity Chair: Lauren Van Hemert (919) 454-9032 (cell)

Warren County Junior Firefighter Competition 201
Warren County Recreation Complex
April 26, 2014 , 9:00am to 5:00pm
The Competition attracts local teen firefighters as well as junior firefighters from across North Carolina and beyond. Last year's event had 11 teams from as far away as Virginia and Texas. www.facebook.com/events/299718050172426/
(252) 820-0513

WingSwept's 6th Annual Technology Spring Clean
605 Poole Dr. Garner, NC
April 26, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
WingSwept's Technology Spring Clean has become an annual Earth Day event in Garner. Over the past three years, more than 50,000 pounds of technology equipment has been dropped off to be recycled. http://www.wingswept.com/wci/about/recycle. html
Justin Raymond 919-600-5136

Lizzie Lane's Colonial Tea 2014
Joel Lane Museum House, Raleigh, NC
April 27, 2014 , 3:00pm to 5:00pm
In the beautiful colonial style gardens at the Joel Lane Museum House, mothers, daughters, grandmothers, and granddaughters will learn the etiquette of taking tea and cakes in colonial times.
Cost $30.00
919-833-3431 or visit www.joellane.org

Preservation Durham's 18th Annual Home Tour
Downtown Durham
April 27, 2014 , 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us for behind-the-scenes access to 6 historic tobacco manufacturing sites in downtown Durham: "The Liberty Warehouse "The Chesterfield Building "American Tobacco "Venable Tobacco Company "Liggett and Myers O'Brien Warehouse "The Imperial
Cost $30.00
For more information and tickets, please visit www.preservationdurham.org email: info@PreservationDurham.org phone: (919) 682-3036

"Journey Home"
Raleigh Grande Theater
April 27, 2014 , 5:00pm 
On Faith Entertainment will be premiering our short film Journey Home at the Raleigh Grande Theater on April 27, 2014. We invite you to join us for our 5 pm and 6 pm showings. 4840 Grove Barton Road Raleigh, NC 27613
Cost $10.00


American Teacher - Free Film Screening
NCAE Headquarters
April 29, 2014 , 7:00pm to 9:00pm
This free screening of American Teacher launches Moral Movies, a four month series of award-winning films. American Teacher follows the lives and careers of four teachers and offers an opportunity to spotlight teacher pay and public education in NC.
For more information please contact Andy Myers at Working Films amyers@workingfilms.org

Garner Trojan Club Hall of Fame Banquet
Grand Marquis Ballroom, Garner NC
May 1, 2014 , 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Join us as we induct 3 new members to the Garner Trojan Hall of Fame
Cost $50.00
Doors open at 6:00, dinner a 6:30 and ceremony at 7:00. Price per person is $50. Contact Ricky Harris at 919-868-9072 for tickets

National Day of Prayer Service
Mount Zion United Methodist Church, 15772 NC 50
May 1, 2014 , 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Everyone is invited to a National Day of Prayer Service on Thursday, May 1st, from 7 to 8 pm in the Sanctuary. Let us intercede for our nation, our leaders, institutions, and future.
Mount Zion UMC 919-772-8415 http://www.mountzion-umc.org

CAM Raleigh May FREE First Friday
CAM Raleigh 409 W. Martin St, Raleigh NC 27603
May 2, 2014 , 6:00pm to 10:00am
May FREE First Friday at CAM Raleigh features Growth " Decay: Young Artists Exhibition (Curated by CAM Raleigh Teen Advisory Panel), hands on make and take art in the Creation Station, Middle School Docents, Food Trucks, and Pop Up Performances
http://camraleigh.org/2013/11/may-first-friday-3/ 919 261 5920

Exhibits
Durham Arts Council
May 2, 2014 , 9:00am to 9:00pm
The Durham Arts Council (DAC) presents the Annual DAC School Student/Faculty Exhibit: Our House in the Semans Gallery, and Recent Paintings by John A. Malveto in the Allenton Gallery, both on view from May 2nd through July 6th, 2014.


Community Fair and Sport Expo
5054 Highway 24, Newport, NC 28570
May 3, 2014 , 9:00am to 2:00pm
White Oak Church of God will feature a variety of vendors and crafters. Along with a Fish Fry & concessions! We'll have crafts for kids, cake walks, face painting, clowns and balloons, bounce house, sack races, & more!
White Oak Church of God, Julia Franklin, 252-393- 8484. Contact us for more information.

Eastover Heritage Day May 3 2014
4008 School Street, Eastover, NC
May 3, 2014 , 10:00am 
Eastover Community Center, 4008 School Road, 10-5. Free family friendly event. Activities: 10am parade; entertainment; crafts/food vendors; children's activities; Heritage Exhibits; Wildlife exhibits.


Fellowship Among Christian Churches
Red Springs, NC
May 3, 2014 , 10:00am to 2:00pm
Health Fair BP checks, diabetes screening, HIV/AIDS testing, EMS, children's health, women's health, fire safety, home safety, home health, safe kids, refreshments. East 8th Avenue Park (corner of 8th avenue and McLeod Road)
Shelia Williams 302 West 8th Avenue Red Springs, NC 28377 910-733-5873

Film Screening: Kit Kittredge: An American Girl
Historic Oak View County Park
May 3, 2014 , 1:00pm 
As a part of its ongoing exhibition, "In Search of a New Deal," Historic Oak View will be hosting a free showing of the move Kitt Kittredge. Come on out to watch this American Girl set during the Depression, and enjoy some popcorn too!
http://www.wakegov.com/parks/oakview/Pages/default.aspx 4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh, NC 27610 919-250-1013 oakview@wakegov.com

Free Shredding!
St. John's Baptist Church
May 3, 2014 , 10:00am to 12:00pm
Free shredding at St. John's Baptist Church. 1615 Oberlin Road, Raleigh, NC Information about avoiding Identity Theft and Scams will be available. St. John's Baptist Church ~ Serving in our Community
St. John's Baptist Church church@stjohnsbaptist.com 919-832-5134

Garner's Spring Big Sweep/Litter Sweep
White Deer Park Nature Center
May 3, 2014 , 8:30am to 11:30am
It's amazing how much litter accumulates along our roads and in our watershed. Help us clean up during our Spring litter sweeps! All participants will receive breakfast the morning of the event and a FREE water bottle.
To clean Garner's streets contact Jaclyn Rametta at 919-773-4421 and its watershed contact Kelsie Engelhard at 919-661.6892.Pre-registration is available at www.GarnerNC.gov/SpringSweep

Keeping North Carolina Public Schools Strong
NCSU McKimmon Center
May 3, 2014 , 9:00am to 3:00pm
1101 Gorman Street Raleigh, NC 27606
Statewide forum with Public Schools First, co- sponsored by Great Schools in Wake http://www.publicschoolsfirstnc.org/2014/03/11/may3fo rum/

May Day Unity in the Community Festival
623 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh NC
May 3, 2014 , 12:00pm to 5:00pm
A day to celebrate unity and community. Music, family, fun, and the Helping Hand mission Marching Band.
919-834-2795 Sylvia Wiggins or 919-247-6361 Heather Richardson

Merritt's Chapel Open House
1090 Farrington Pt. Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
May 3, 2014 , 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Merritt's Chapel OPEN HOUSE Sat. May 3rd 4-7pm Free food....Free drinks....Free games...Free fun! Face painting.... Jump houses .... Arts & Crafts....and more!
Merritt's Chapel Methodist Church - 1090 Farrington Pt. Rd - Just a few miles away For more information and directions visit us at MerrittsChapel.org

Prevent Obesity Work Day
Heather Park Child Development Center
May 3, 2014 
932 Heather Park Drive Garner, NC 27529
Megan 919-779-2126

SpringFest and Truck Show
Christ Baptist Church, 400 Newton Road
May 3, 2014 , 10:00am to 2:00pm
Springfest is a community-wide festival and truck show on Saturday, May 3, from 10AM to 2PM with over 20 trucks, infallibles & games, car wash, Wake County Health Clinic, Pregnancy Clinic, Blood Mobile, Music and food. All Free!
Christ Baptist Church, 919-573-5454

Thanksgiving in Spring
Downtown Durham
May 3, 2014 , 2:00pm to 10:00pm
Want to sit at North Carolina's longest dinner table, ride your bike in a parade and march in a lantern parade? Join us for Thanksgiving in Spring! This free event welcomes all families, foodies, techies and bikers for fun, food, fellowship and music
Wanona Satcher, Creative Director Durham Urban Innovation Center www.thanksinspring.com 919-560-1647 ext 34227

VIETRI Spring Warehouse Sale Benefits Food Bank
VIETRI Warehouse
May 3, 2014 , 8:00am to 4:00pm
VIETRI, exclusive importer of handcrafted Italian dinnerware, flatware, glassware, garden accessories, and home dıcor products, is having a Spring Warehouse Sale. This semi-annual sale features VIETRI's handcrafted Italian treasures.
Ellen Thompson 919.245.4191

Youth Summit
New Hope Freedom & Deliverance Cathedral
May 3, 2014 , 10:00am to 3:00pm
Empowering elementary to high school aged youth with the knowledge to rise and become leaders invested in their future.Workshops on college preparation, financial literacy, and Making Smart Decisions.Youth Panel Discussion Lunch will be served.
Jannai Johnson 919-961-3095 Prepared for the Afterlife: Finished...Not Yet!

Hillandale Community Run-Walk & Silent Auction
2730 Hillandale Road, Durham
May 4, 2014 , 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Huff and Puff over Hill and Dale- all ages welcome! 3K run-walk at 4:00 PM 1 mile run-walk at 4:45 PM Fabulous Silent Auction items to bid on; games, inflatables, and food vendors
for more information and for pre-registration discount, visit www.hillandalepta.org

Love's Divine Adventure
1400 Hillsborough St., Raleigh, NC
May 4, 2014 , 2:00pm to 3:00am
All are welcome to attend a free talk given by international speaker Nate Frederick, on the topic of "Love's Divine Adventure." This interactive lecture event explores the healing effects of faith, spiritual understanding and un-selfed love.
Visit www.csraleigh.com for more information.

McDonald's Biscuit Bake-off Finals
McDonald's at 1831 Walnut Street, Cary, NC
May 8, 2014 , 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Join your local biscuit bakers from McDonald's across the state on Thursday, May 8. Watch the experts as they whip up their scratch-made biscuits for our celebrity judges and join in by voting on Twitter with the hashtag #mcdbiscuitbattle.
Lindsay Hege

A Night of Faith w/ Dr. Mike Freeman
3935 Barwell Road, Raleigh NC 27610
May 9, 2014 , 7:30pm to 11:30am
The Year of the Double, Abundance & Overflow Christian Conference
Pastor Jerry & Lisa Freeman

Special Blessings "Stop & Go" BBQ Fundraiser
Jim's Mini Mart 4826 Watkins Rd. Raleigh
May 9, 2014 , 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Join Special Blessings on Friday, May 9th, @ Jim's Mini Mart, (Corner of Old Milburnie & Watkins), 3-7 PM for a BBQ Fundraiser. Plates are $8.00. Proceeds raised benefit Children & Adults with Disabilities. Details @ www.specialblessingsinc.net
Cost $8.00
Roxanne Sinsapaugh 919-366-9589 Learn more @ www.specialblessingsinc.net

Classic Car Show
Mount Zion United Methodist Church, 15772 NC 50
May 10, 2014 , 10:00am to 1:00pm
There will be door prizes,music, concessions, games. We will also be accepting canned goods & monetary donations for the Shepherd's Shelf Food Pantry. Admission is free. Show 10:00am to 1:00 pm. If you have a classic car to show, please bring it.
Mount Zion UMC Marilyn Johnson 919-772-8415 info@mountzion-umc.org

Club 15 INC Prince Hall Mason
Community Day at Aycock Receational Center
May 10, 2014 , 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Because we are losing our children and young adults to drugs and violence every day, we the Prince Hall Masons feel it is time to step up and make a difference! On May 10, 2014 from 12-5pm, Club 15 (along with Beacon Light Lodge #249) will host our
James Vann III President and Valerie Noel Vice President Cell Number 252-425-0813

Noah's Landing Family Days
Noah's Landing | 1489 Live Oak Road Coats, NC
May 10, 2014 , 11:00am to 4:00pm
This Mother's Day, bring the family to Noah's Landing for a weekend of kid-friendly fun and animal interaction. On Saturday and Sunday, families can skip the tour and wander at their own pace! Crafts, games, and moonbounce. More: noahslanding2x2.com
Cost $8.00
Carie Page 919-906-9049 info@noahslanding2x2.com Website: http://noahslanding2x2.com

Teen Day Fuquay
Fuquay-Varina, South Park, 820 South Main Street
May 10, 2014 , 11:00am to 4:00am
Free distracted driving program targets at teens. First 300 to complete the Drive Wise Course get a t-shirt. Sponsored by Town of Fuquay-Varina. www.teendayfuquay.com
Susan Weis Public Information Office Town of Fuquay-Varina 919-552-1417, www.teendayfuquay.com

Triangle Walk to Cure Arthritis
4309 Emperor Blvd. Durham NC
May 10, 2014 , 9:00am 
http://walktocurearthritistriangle.kintera.org/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=1094723 Kid and Dog Friendly!


McDonald's Biscuit Love Event
All participating McDonald's across the Triangle
May 11, 2014 , 11:00am to 2:00pm
Get ready to melt into a delicious, flaky, made-from-scratch biscuit on Sunday, 5/11 - Tuesday, 5/13 from 11:00 am to 2:00pm at all participating McDonald's locations. Customers will receive a free biscuit with ANY purchase!
Lindsay Hege

VIETRI and Wine & Design Mother's Day Event
Wine & Design Raleigh
May 11, 2014 , 4:00pm to 7:00pm
VIETRI and Wine & Design will host a Mother's Day Celebration on May 11. The celebration will be an irresistibly Italian mother-daughter experience. Wine & Design is located at 219 Bickett Boulevard in Raleigh.
Wine & Design 919.374.0667 http://www.wineanddesignus.com/

Wheels4Hope 2nd Annual Charity Golf Event
Wildwood Green Golf Club, Raleigh NC 27613
May 12, 2014 , 12:00pm 
An 18-Program Car "blessing" will kick off the tournament! 4-Person Scramble ~ Captain's Choice 12:00 Check-In ~ 1:00pm Shotgun Start $75 (before 4/10) $90 (after 4/10) (includes cart, range balls, lunch, drinks & prizes)
Cost $90.00
Ask us how to become a Sponsor! Call us (919) 832-1941 or Email katy@wheels4hope.org

"We need to talk" - AARP Presentation
The Clayton Center, 111 E. Second St. Clayton NC
May 13, 2014 , 7:00pm 
The free seminar helps participants learn to talk with their loved ones about remaining active and participating in the community when it is time to limit or stop driving. Warning signs & plans discussed.
Clayton Center for Active Aging 919-553-4350

"Secure Your ID" Day
Lafayette Village (8480 Honeycutt Road)
May 17, 2014 , 8:00am to 12:30pm
Better Businesses Bureau serving Eastern North Carolina spring "Secure Your ID" Day event will take place on Saturday, May 17, 2014. It will include document shredding, collection of computers, hard- drives & electronics for secure recycling.
Mike Gauss mike@articulon.com

Fashion Unchained
The Royal Banquet
May 17, 2014 , 7:00pm 
The Coalition to Unchain Dogs will be hosting the 5th annual Fashion Unchained event in high style! This stylish soiree will be held at The Royal Banquet in Raleigh on Saturday, May 17th beginning at 7pm.


Murder Mystery Party
Ballentine-Spence House
May 17, 2014 , 5:45pm 
Murder Mystery Party hosted at the local historical landmark Ballentine-Spence House in Fuquay-Varina on Saturday May 17, 2014. Reservations are required, Tickets are free. http://www.BallentineSpenceHouse.com
Anna Campbell Curator (925) 399-1629 109 E. Spring Street Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

Relay for Life of Cary-Apex-Morrisville
Davis Drive Park
May 17, 2014 , 10:00am 
The Relay for Life of Cary Apex and Morrisville is an incredible and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor cancer survivors, raise awareness and what we can do reduce our cancer risk and to raise money.
Kerry Johnston (214) 662-6994

Spring Fling at McGees Crossroads
McGees Crossroads: Benson, NC
May 17, 2014 , 10:00am to 6:00pm
Come out for a fun family event including BBQ Plates of pulled pork, Cole slaw, hushpuppies, homemade baked beans, and a baked good, vendors supplying wreaths, jewelry, consignment, kids camps, dance classes, cornhole and lots more...
30 Old Roberts Rd. Benson, NC 27504. Pre-purchased BBQ plate tickets available 919-938- 2011. Plate pick up between 3-6.

TeenFest 2K14 Public Health Education Event
Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan Street, Durham
May 17, 2014 , 10:00am to 5:00pm
Workshops, local resources, talent showcase competition, celebrity judges, give-aways, live DJ. All activities focus on drug-prevention and violence reduction. Free concert following event featuring Full Force and Love Jones Girlz. Family-friendly.
TeenFest Foundation 919-630-7227

Tenth Annual Tour D' Coop
Various Coops in the Raleigh/Cary Area
May 17, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
Tour D' Coop is a one-day tour of various chicken coops and chickens in the community. Join us on this tour as well as a green bike route, hive hike and coop carnival!
Suggested minimum donation of $10 for individuals, $20 for families, or minimum of five canned goods. Proceeds will benefit Urban Ministries' mission of helping the community with hunger, health care and homelessness.

Tenth Annual Tour D' Coop
Wake County
May 17, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
This self-guided tour of urban chicken coops, gardens and bee hives, benefits Urban Ministries of Wake County, a charity that serves hungry, homeless and uninsured Wake County residents. For tickets and info: http://tourdcoop.com.
Cost $10.00
Martha Browning Urban Ministries of Wake County 919.256.2187 mbrowning@urbanmin.org

Tour D'Coop & Coop Carnvial
Wake County
May 17, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
Self-guided tour of urban chicken coops, gardens and bee hives throughout Raleigh and Cary. For tickets and additional info: http://tourdcoop.com. Cash or canned food donation appreciated. All proceeds benefit Urban Ministries of Wake County.
Cost $10.00
Tour D'Coop: Greta Modlin, 919-306-5937 Urban Ministries: Martha Browning, 919-256-2187

"Secure Your ID" Day
Coastal Federal Credit Union (1000 St. Albans Dr
May 17, 2014 , 8:00am to 12:30pm
Better Businesses Bureau (bbb.org) serving Eastern North Carolina "Secure Your ID" Day event will take place on Saturday, May 17, 2014. It will include document shredding, collection of computers and hard-drives for secure destruction
Mike Gauss mike@articulon.com

"Send a Kid to Camp" Gift Market
The Salvation Army 909 Liberty Street Durham, NC
May 17, 2014 , 9:00am to 3:00pm
The Gift Market is a chance for the community to purchase goods from local representatives of some of the top retail organizations as well as local handmade craft goods. Featured vendors include: Mary Kay, Scentsy, Thirty-One and more!
For more information call (919)688-7306 ext. 110

1st Annual 'Walk to Cure HHT' 5K walk/run
Southern Village Community Park, Chapel Hill
May 18, 2014 , 1:00pm to 3:00pm
On Sunday, May 18 at 1:00pm, UNC Health Care is hosting the 1st Annual 'Walk to Cure HHT' 5K walk/run. HHT is an inherited disorder causing abnormal blood vessels and excessive bleeding. Visit curehhtteam5krunwalkchapelhill.causevox.com to register
Cost $25.00
Find the HHT 5K on SportOften.com to register! Contact Laurie Birdsong at UNC with questions: (919) 966-5469.

RDCBS 26th Annual Pet Bird Fair - FREE
NC State Fairgrounds, Kerr Scott Bldg
May 24, 2014 , 9:00am to 5:00pm
The Raleigh-Durham Caged Bird Society's 26th Annual Pet Bird Fair. FREE ADMISSION. Exotic birds from around the world, many vendors selling bird related items, and a huge raffle to benefit avian research and conservation. Visit PetBirdFair.com
http://rdcbs.org/2012BirdFair/tabid/187/Default.aspx

Relay For Life of Leesville/Brier Creek/RTP
Leesville Road High School
May 30, 2014 , 6:00pm to 9:00am
Join the American Cancer Society in the world's largest movement to end cancer. Form a Relay For Life team and sign up online to start fundraising. Leesville Road High School 8409 Leesville Road, Raleigh, NC
Relay For Life of Leesville/Brier Creek/RTP May 30 - 31, 2014 6:00 PM www.relayforlife.org/briercreeknc

Luther Hodges Ethics Luncheon
Research Triangle Park Foundation
June 4, 2014 , 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Sponsored Rotary Club of RTP. Keynote Speaker: Nobel Laureate Dr. Oliver Smithies. Dr. Smithies is the co- winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. 100% of net event proceeds the charitable activities of Rotary Club of the RTP
Cost $40.00
steve@snyderman.org 919-909-8647 http://lutherhodges.org

Celebrate Fuquay-Varina Concert
Downtown Varina, 500 East Broad Street
June 5, 2014 , 7:30pm to 10:00am
Sponsored by the Town of Fuquay-Varina, this free concert features Spare Changes in downtown Varina. Bring lawn chairs. Coolers are fine, but NO alcohol.
Jonathan Cox Parks and Recreation Director Town of Fuquay-Varina 919-552-1431 www.fuquay-varina.org

Celebrate Fuquay Varina Festival
100 South Main Street, Fuquay-Varina
June 7, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00am
Live entertainment, 5K run, children activities, classic cars, fabulous food, and craft show. The Celebrate Fuquay-Varina festival is free, family fun in true Fuquay-Varina style! www.fuquay-varina.org
Jonathan Cox Parks and Recreation Director Town of Fuquay-Varina 919-552-1431 www.fuquay-varina.org

Celebration of the Arts
Downtown Fuquay-Varina (S. Main Street)
June 7, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
This event is part of the Town's Celebrate Fuquay-Varina event. As a juried art show, it ensures quality art from almost 100 local and regional artists and crafters. This is your chance to purchase original works of art, pottery, metal works, hand-
Fuquay-Varina Downtown Association 108 Raleigh Street; Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526 919-552-0848

En Plein Air Art Auction
Downtown Fuquay-Varina (S. Main Street)
June 7, 2014 , 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Original paintings produced from the April En Plein Air Paint-off contest will go up for auction at 2PM. Landscape enthusiasts will have a chance to take home one of these treasures in what we feel will become a collection that will be revered for ma
Fuquay-Varina Downtown Association 108 Raleigh Street; Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526 919-552-0848

Folk Festival
Historic Oak View County Park
June 7, 2014 , 10:00am to 2:00pm
Join us for the closing event of "In Search of a New Deal." Oak View will play host to the Folk Festival featuring 1930's themed games, crafts, activities, and music. The Festival will also host the exhibit closing lecture by Dr. Charron.
http://www.wakegov.com/parks/oakview/Pages/default.aspx 4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh, NC 27610 919-250-1013 oakview@wakegov.com

Triangle Charity Polo Classic
MacNair's Country Acres 4321 Tryon Rd. Raleigh
June 8, 2014 , 12:00pm to 6:30am
Charity Polo match benefits Guiding Lights Caregiver Support Network. Pack a picnic and tailgate by the field as the Triangle Area Polo Club takes on the Atlanta Regional Polo Center. Stomp divots at half time.
Nicole Bruno 919-371-2062

Bethsada Baptist Church 5th Annual Youth Car Sho
Mebane Arts and Community Center
June 14, 2014 , 9:00am to 2:00am
This is the Youth Department's largest fundraiser for the year. The proceeds of this car show will help achieve the outreach ministry and summer trip goals for the year. This will be our 5th anniversary. Cost of registration is $20.00 for cars or
336 675 7867

SouthEast Crab Feast - Raleigh
Pullen Park
June 14, 2014 , 4:00pm to 7:00pm
SouthEast Crab Feast Raleigh is an All-You-Can-Eat extravaganza that offers fresh out of the ocean Blue Crabs, Low Country Boil (shrimp, potatoes, corn & beef sausage), Music and Family Fun Environment. Get more details at www.southeastcrabfeast.com
Jamell Hamilton (980)202-1142 This is a family friendly event that will donate a portion of the proceeds to charity.

Special Blessings "Hawaiian Hoedown" Event
Knightdale Parks & Rec 102 Lawson Ridge Rd
June 14, 2014 , 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Join Special Blessings, Saturday, June 14th @ 102 Lawson Ridge Rd, Knightdale, 4-8 PM, for a Fun-Filled evening of Food, Games, Live Music, & More! Proceeds benefit Children & Adults with Disabilities. Visit specialblessingsinc.net
Roxanne Sinsapaugh 919-366-9589 www.specialblessingsinc.net

Peak City Pig Fest
Apex, NC
June 21, 2014 , 9:00am to 5:00pm
KCBS-sanctioned BBQ competition and festival featuring food, entertainment and beer garden. Salem Street, Historic Downtown Apex.
Free to the public. Beer Garden will be open until 11:00 pm.

"The Longest Day"
Open arms Retirement Center, Raeford
June 21, 2014 , 8:00am to 10:00pm
The Longest Day is an event to raise funds for Alzheimer's research 612 Health Drive Raeford, N.C 28376
Nicole Purcell (910) 875-3949

Independence Day Celebration
South Park, 820 S. Main Street, Fuquay-Varina
July 3, 2014 , 6:00pm to 10:00am
Live music featuring Spare Change. Fireworks at sundown. Kids rides. Brink lawn chairs. Coolers fine, but NO alcohol. www.fuquay-varina.org
Jonathan Cox Parks and Recreation Director Town of Fuquay-Varina 919-552-1431 www.fuquay-varain.org

INDEPENDENCE DAY OPEN HOUSE
JOEL LANE MUSEUM HOUSE
July 4, 2014 , 11:00am to 4:00pm
160 SOUTH SAINT MARY'S STREET, RALEIGH, NC. 27603
BELL LONG 919-833-3431

Creedmoor Music Festival
Main Street, Downtown Creedmoor, NC
September 20, 2014 , 8:30am to 4:00pm
The Creedmoor Music Festival is held each year on the third Saturday in September, rain or shine. Festival attendees are treated to a variety of musical genres, unique foods, fascinating homemade arts and crafts, and more!
City of Creedmoor 919-528-3332 www.cityofcreedmoor.org/musicfestival

Downtown Bounty
Downtown Fuquay-Varina (Broad Street)
September 27, 2014 , 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Downtown Bounty is held in the historic Varina retail district & it is an event that promotes all things "local food". Local farmers, restaurants and the community come together in this signature event. Contestants compete for cash prizes and braggin
Fuquay-Varina Downtown Association 108 Raleigh Street; Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526 919-552-0848

Campout! Carolina
Statewide
October 10, 2014 
Campout! Carolina is a free statewide event held to celebrate North Carolina's natural beauty by turning off electronics, unplugging non-essential appliances and camping out in a backyard or favorite camping spot.
Amanda Limoges

Downtown Chili Cook-Off
Downtown Fuquay-Varina (S. Main Street)
November 1, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
12th Annual Downtown Chili Cook-Off. Individuals, businesses, and non-profit groups show off their cooking skills and compete to see who has the best tasting chili in Fuquay-Varina. Attendees can purchase a "tasting ticket" and then THEY vote to dete
Fuquay-Varina Downtown Association 108 Raleigh Street; Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526 919-552-0848

Downtown Sleigh Rides
Downtown Fuquay-Varina (120 S. Main Street)
December 4, 2014 , 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Free holiday sleigh rides are provided on the evening of the town's Christmas tree lighting. This is an event for the entire family that has quickly become "THE" Fuquay-Varina tradition. FVDA partners with the Fuquay-Varina Emergency Food Pantry an
Fuquay-Varina Downtown Association 108 Raleigh Street; Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526 919-552-0848

Historic Raleigh Trolley Tours
Mordecai Historic Park, 1 Mimosa Street, Raleigh
March 1, 2014 through December 27, 2014, 11:00am 
Come step aboard the Raleigh Trolley for a historic tour of downtown Raleigh. Tours begin and end at Mordecai Historic Park every Saturday, March - December. THESE TOURS RUN ON SATURDAYS ONLY. Please call 919-857-4364 for tickets or more information.
Cost $10.00
Mordecai Historic Park 919-857-4364 www.raleighnc.gov/museums

Exhibits
Durham Arts Council
March 7, 2014 through April 27, 2014, 9:00am to 9:00pm
DAC presents Between Landscape and Place by John Dempsey in the Semans Gallery, and Under Botanical Influence by Laura Williams in the Allenton Gallery, both on view from March 7th through April 27th, 2014.


Wake County Senior Games
Various locations in Wake County
March 7, 2014 through April 29, 2014, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sign up now for the 26th annual Wake County Senior Games. The games provide athletic and artistic competition for seniors age 55 and over. The Games start the end of March through April this year at various locations in Wake County.
Cost $15.00
Please contact Jody Jameson at 919-469-4081 or email jody.jameson@townofcary.org for additional information. Registration for the games will close on March 7th.

WineAway Fridays @ Chatham Hill Winery
8245 Chapel Hill Road, Cary, NC 27513
March 21, 2014 through May 16, 2014, 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Relax after a long week with a glass of wine, beer, music, food trucks, wine tastings.
Cost $5.00
Nancy Maestri, 919-380-7135, www.chathamhillwine.com

Wine Tastings & Winery Tours
Chatham Hill Winery & Event Venue
March 21, 2014 through December 31, 2014, 11:00am to 6:00pm
Wine Tastings & Winery Tours: Tues-Thurs Wine Tasting 11 to 5; Tours 12:30 & 3:30. Fri. Wine Tasting 11-6; Tours 12:30 & 3:30. Sat. Wine Tasting 11-6; Tours 1, 3 & 4:30; Sun. Wine Tasting 1 - 5; Tour 2:00.
Cost $10.00
Nancy Maestri, 919-380-7135, www.chathamhillwine.com

HerbFest 2014
525 S. White Street Wake Forest, NC 27525
April 18, 2014 through April 27, 2014, 9:00am to 4:00pm
The GJCAE presents the 15th Annual Wake Forest HerbFest! This year's event is themed, "Herb'n Living" and features organic herb plants, perennials, free entertainment, artists and vendors.
www.herbfest.net www.GJCAE.org

PAQA-South ARTQUILTSwhimsy! Exhibit
Page-Walker Arts & History Center, Cary, NC
April 23, 2014 through June 22, 2014, 10:00am to 1:00am
PAQA-South's 11th International Juried Art Quilt Exhibit ARTQUILTSwhimsy! April 23 - June 22, 2014 The public is invited to the Artists Reception to be held at Page-Walker on April 25, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.
Christine Hager-Braun, Exhibit Chair 9193582159 or Page-Walker at:(919) 460-4963

Fridays on the Front Porch
The Carolina Inn
April 25, 2014 through October 3, 2014, 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Fridays on the Front Porch is a popular end-of-the-work-week celebration. Come enjoy different live bands, delicious food, beer, and wine. No cover charge or reservations required. Each Friday through October 3rd


Are You Afraid of the Dark?
InterAct of Wake County; 1012 Oberlin Road
April 26, 2014 through April 27, 2014, 7:00pm to 9:00pm
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month.1 in 3 women will be a victim of domestic and/or sexual violence at some point in her lifetime.Join others in our community and hear powerful stories of hope and survival from survivors of sexual violence.
Lauren Kulp 919-828-7501 *from 7-9pm on the 26th and the 27th.

Cary VFW 5th Annual Classic Car and Truck Show
522 Reedy Creek Road Cary, NC 27513
September 13, 2014 through September 14, 2014, 10:00am to 4:00pm
Classic car and truck show, pre 1985 model cars and trucks, rods, classic custom, exotics, trucks, $20 entry (includes driver lunch), top 5 trophies, 50/50 raffles, rain or shine. benefits Cary Post 7383 and veterans, live music .
David Watts 919-467-1188

Fundraisers

SAFE Haven Annual Tuxedo Cat Ball
North Ridge Country Club 6612 Falls of Neuse Rd
April 25, 2014 , 7:00pm to 1:00am
SAFE Haven for Cats will be hosting the 10th Annual Tuxedo Cat Ball on Friday, April 25. The event will be from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the North Ridge Country Club in Raleigh. Celebrating SAFE Haven's 20th Anniversary
Cost $100.00
http://www.tuxedocatball.org/buy-tickets/

Warren County Free Clinic Radiothon
546 W. Ridgeway St, Warrenton, NC, 27589
April 25, 2014 , 2:00pm to 8:00pm
Proceeds from event will provide free health care to the uninsured residents of Vance and Warren Counties. Accepting online donations now at www.warrencuntyfreeclinic.org.
Csomos George, MD 252-213-2310

2014 Walk MS: Wilmington
301 Willard Street, Wilmington, NC
April 26, 2014 , 9:00am 
Walk MS connects people living with MS and those who care about them. It is an experience unlike any other - a day to come together, to celebrate the progress we've made and to show the power of our connections.
Event Contact Name: Monica Tierney Event Contact Email: monica.tierney@nmss.org Event Contact Phone: 919-792-1020

4/26 5th North Carolina Chinese Speech Final Com
NC State campus (Raleigh, NC), Withers Hall 232
April 26, 2014 , 10:00am to 5:00pm
address: 101 LAMPE Drive, Raleigh, NC 4/26, 2014, The Confucius Institute at North Carolina State University will hold the 5th anniversary of the Annual Chinese Language and Speech contest with over 300 contestants.
Yang Yang/Lucy Office: 9195132924; Cell: 9195184583

Breakfast in Bed Race
Cary Public Library at 310 S. Academy Street
April 26, 2014 , 8:30am 
Caring Community Foundation Breakfast in Bed Race, including a bed parade, races down Academy Street, food trucks, activities for kids, and more! All proceeds go directly to help cancer patients in need in the Triangle area.
Eric Wolford 919-602-8756 ewolford@nc.rr.com

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation- Great Strides Walk
Sanford
April 26, 2014 , 10:00am 
Kiwanis Family Park Shelter 1800 Wicker St. Sanford, NC 27330 Registration starts at 9:00 AM Walk starts at 10:00 AM Great Strides is the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's largest national fundraising event.


Durham Nativity School Yard Sale
1004 N. Mangum St.
April 26, 2014 , 7:00am to 12:00pm
Durham Nativity School Parent Empowerment Program is sponsoring a family yard sale. Items sold will include furniture, clothing items, appliances and other items. All proceeds will benefit Durham Nativity School.
Ruby H. Thompkins rthompkins57@gmail.com

Durham Nativity Yardsale
1004 N. Mangum St.
April 26, 2014 , 7:00am to 12:00pm
Durham Nativity Annual Yardsale. Items for sale include, furniture, clothing, appliances and other household items. Food will also be sold. All proceeds will benefit Durham Nativity Parent Empowerment Program.
Ruby H. Thompkins 919 971-2376

Oral Cancer Walk For Awareness 5K
North Carolin A&T State University
April 26, 2014 , 7:45am to 2:00pm
Please help bring awareness to oral cancer by participating in the Oral Cancer Walk For Awareness! This event is hosted by the Undergraduate Student National Dental Association at A&T State University. Register online today for N.Carolina.
Cost $25.00
Erin Alston- (919) 407-3114 Andrea Moore- (919) 710-9038

Paddle for Life - A Benefit for Children
Raleigh
April 26, 2014 , 9:00am 
A half day of paddling along the scenic Neuse River to benefit the Me Fine Foundation and the River Guardian Foundation. If you have your own boat please bring it so we can provide boats for those who do not have access to one.
Cost $36.35
We will have 25 kayaks for those w/o a boat. For more info http://www.meetup.com/River-Guardian-Foundation/events/169978872/

Spring Fling 2014
1025 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raleigh NC 27607
April 26, 2014 , 11:00am to 2:00am
A fun spring celebration full of good times for good causes at Heritage Circle located on the NC State Fairgrounds. Easter egg hunts, games, contests, vendors and rescue groups! Proceeds to benefit local not for profit animal rescue groups.
For more information visit http://www.unleashedmutt.com/Pages/SpringFling.aspx or contact Unleashed at 919-858-6460 or info@unleashedmutt.com.

Tenth Annual George Thanhauser Bike for Hope
Trek Bicycles of Raleigh
April 26, 2014 , 7:00am to 1:00pm
Three ride options. Rides will end with a post-ride celebration featuring lunch, special prize drawings and more!
Cost $45.00
To register, visit www.walkforhope.com and click on Bike for Hope registration link, call (919) 781-9255 or email walkforhope@walkforhope.com.

Triangle Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis
NCSU Centennial Campus
April 26, 2014 , 3:00pm 
Our Take Steps walks offer a wonderful day for family, friends and the community to celebrate all of the efforts that have been put forth in raising funds towards our mission. Our walk events are filled with live music, food & entertainment.
Elizabeth Fligor efligor@ccfa.org 704-264-0587 x5

5th Annual Chatham Empty Bowls Fundraiser
Chatham Mills Conference Center Pittsboro NC
April 27, 2014 , 5:30pm to 8:00pm
The event features beautiful local pottery, a light supper of delicious soup and bread from local restaurants and bakeries, live entertainment, light hors d'oeuvres, a variety of desserts and a cash wine and draft beer bar.
Beth Budd, Exec. Director Phone: 545-3030 (office) E-mail: execdirector@corafoodpantry.org www.corafoodpantry.org

6th Annual Raleigh Walk to End Lupus Now
North Carolina State University - Centennial Cam
April 27, 2014 , 3:00pm 
Grab your friends and family to join LFANC in taking steps to raise money for lupus research, increase awareness of lupus, and rally public support for those who suffer from its brutal impact.
Caila Gorniewicz 877-849-8271

Earth Day 5K
Knightdale Station Park
April 27, 2014 , 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Address 810 First Ave, Knightdale, NC 27545 The first ever Earth Day 5K & Mile Fun Run is set to take place Sunday, April 27th with a start and finish at Knightdale Station Park.
https://kaes.pbworks.com/EarthDay5K 919-217-5350 ask for Anna Gay

Railtrail Run For CareNet
Dunn Erwin Rail Trail
April 27, 2014 , 2:30pm to 3:30am
5k Run/Walk from Dunn to Erwin along the Dunn Erwin Railtrail. Pick up in Downtown Erwin transport To Dun where participants run/walk back.
Cost $25.00
Sharon Stevens 910-892-3282

Dine4Autism
Participating Restaurants
April 29, 2014 , 6:00am to 11:45pm
Autism Society of North Carolina Triangle Chapters invite you to Dine 4 Autism all day Tuesday, April 29. Participating restaurants throughout Wake, Durham, Orange and Chatham counties will donate a percentage of proceeds to the chapters,
www.dine4autism.com

FTCC Foundation Gala Auction & Dinner
Fayetteville Technical Community College
April 29, 2014 , 6:30pm 
The FTCC Foundation Gala Auction & Dinner will take place at Horace Sisk Gymnasium on the campus of FTCC at 2201 Hull Road, Fayetteville. $100 Ticket includes dinner for two and chance to win $5,000 in cash in a reverse raffle.
Contact the FTCC Foundation Office at (910) 678-8441 to purchase a ticket. Proceeds provide qualifying FTCC students with financial assistance for tuition and books.

FTCC Foundation Golf Invitational
Gates Four Golf And Country Club
April 30, 2014 , 12:00pm 
The 2014 Golf Invitational will take place at Gates Four Golf & Country Club, 6775 Irongate Drive, Fayetteville, NC. Tee time is 12 noon. Registration begins at 10:30 a.m.
$400 for Foursome; $100 for single player after April 10; Call the FTCC Foundation office, (910) 678-8441 to register for the golf tournament. Proceeds help qualifying FTCC students with financial assistance for tuition and books.

Chapel Hill-Carrboro NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet
William and Ida Friday Center, Chapel Hill, N.C.
May 2, 2014 , 6:00pm to 9:00pm
A fundraiser to raise monies for deserving high school students(scholarships)and to provide financial assistance for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.
Cost $50.00
Bishop Larry Reid @919-697-0016 or email naacp5689@gmail.com

Garner Trojan Club Hall of Fame Golf Tournament
River Ridge Golf Course, Garner NC
May 2, 2014 , 11:00am to 6:00pm
Join us for our annual golf tournament to support Garner Trojan Athletics including dinner and prizes! 11 am check-in and a 1pm shotgun start.
Cost $70.00
Cost $70 per person or $280 per foursome Contact Ricky Harris 919-868-9072, Doc Harrell 919-359-8145 or Todd Jones, 919-417-1764

Littleton Volunteer Fire Department Fish Fry
Littleton Fire Station
May 2, 2014 , 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Annual Fish Fry 226 Highway 158 East Littleton, NC 27850
Cost $7.00


Rock Your World Charity Concert
RallyPoint Sport Grill, Cary, NC
May 2, 2014 , 6:00pm to 11:00pm
FREE concert featuring Sidewinder, plus Band of Brothers and Davis Messina Band. 100 percent of donations will go to Hope for Haiti Foundation and Dew4Him Ministries. Prizes & silent auction. 837 Bass Pro Lane, Cary
www.rockyourworldraleigh.com

Scholarship Dinner
New Life Christian Center Impact Center
May 2, 2014 , 7:00pm 
Southpoint Academy is holding it first scholarship dinner. The proceeds is going toward scholarships for needy students. The fundraiser is taking place at New Life Christian Center 7514 Fayetteville Rd, Durham, NC. One mile from the Southpoint Mall.
Cost $25.00
The cost is $25.00 adults, children 10 and under $12.50 and under 3 is free. For more information, call 919-405-2082 or email nlcc1@nc.rr.com www.theprevailingword.org

"A TASTE OF COLLARDS & SOUL FOOD
Sir Walter Raleigh Hotel Ballroom
May 2, 2014 , 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Sample a taste of the best Collards and Soul Food in Raleigh 400 Fayetteville St, Downtown
Cost $5.00
Anita McMillan 919-345-5683

Dress for Success Excess Sale
Northgate Mall, Durham
May 3, 2014 , 10:00am to 5:00pm
Fashion conscious women looking for great bargains can take advantage of great deals including suits for $10; pants and skirts for $4 tops; handbags and shoes for $3; jewelry for $2 and new designer brand names for 90% off retail price.


Kestrel Heights Spring Fair & Silent Auction
Kestrel Heights School 4700 S. Alston Avenue
May 3, 2014 , 12:00pm to 4:00pm
4700 S. Alston Avenue Durham, NC 27713 Come bid on Disney's Magic Kingdom Theme Park Tickets(4), 3 night stay at Atlantis, $100 gift card from Canvas on Demand, Otterbox, Portrait Innovations, and a host of other gift cards and items.
Carolyn Mitchell 919-740-6653 Join the carnival games, rides, bounce houses and fun.

1920's Benefit Party
UnVine'd Wine Bar
May 4, 2014 , 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Have some fun, mingle, eat, drink, and help a great cause! Costumes are optional, but fun! There will be a costume contest for a prize.
Cost $30.00
www.unvinedcary.com for more info and to purchase tickets.

Broadway Cabaret Night
The Cary, 122 E. Chatham St., Cary NC 27511
May 4, 2014 , 6:30pm to 9:30am
Broadway Cabaret. The Justice Theater Project. Sunday, May 4th, 6:30 pm. $35 per person. JTP will present a Broadway Cabaret Night at "The Cary", the newly renovated theater in downtown Cary. Appetizers and cash bar from 6:30 to 7:30, then adjourn
Cost $35.00
Marketing@thejusticetheaterproject.org 919-264-7089

Camp Royall Classic Golf Tournament
The Preserve at Jordan Lake Golf Club
May 5, 2014 , 9:00am 
The tournament will help provide life-changing experiences to children with autism at Camp Royall, the largest and oldest camp exclusively for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the United States.
Heather Hargrave hhargrave@autismsociety-nc.org 919-865-5057 www.camproyallclassic.com

Artsplosure Cocktail Fundraiser
Cobblestone Hall, 215 Wolfe Street, Raleigh, NC
May 8, 2014 , 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Come celebrate Artsplosure's community of artists and art for a night of food, drink & a silent auction. Tickets are $45 and can be purchased online.
Cost $45.00
Arstplosure Office: 919-832-8699

New Bethel Baptist Church Chicken BBQ Plate
New Bethel Baptist Church
May 9, 2014 , 11:00am to 7:00pm
Plates: $8 Eat In, Take Out or Drive Thru Includes ı Chicken, Boiled potatoes, green beans, roll and dessert **All proceeds from this event will go toward future Mission projects** 2110 Benson Road Garner, NC 2752
Cost $8.00
For more information please visit our website at www.NewBethelGarner.org or call us at 919-772-2712

2nd Josalyn's Jog
downtown Fayetteville
May 10, 2014 , 10:00am 
2nd Josalyn's Jog sponsored by Special Forces Association 100 in memory of Josalyn Legg who died 4/6/12 of SUDC (Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood). Daughter of Green Beret/3rd Group SF. 5K/Family walk, benefit SUDC Research
Laura Legg cell - 910/494-4933

Pine Forest High School Community Yard Sale
Pine Forest High School
May 10, 2014 , 7:00am to 1:00pm
525 Andrews Road Fayetteville NC 28311 Jump Start your spring cleaning! Buy a slot (2 parking spots) for only $25 Keep all profits you make! Applications postmarked by May 1st All proceeds go to NCASC State Convention
Cost $25.00
Email pineforestsga@gmail.com for application!

Reasons to Run 5K Run/Walk
Bond Park, Cary, NC
May 10, 2014 , 8:30am to 10:30am
This is a family event for runners and walkers. All proceeds will go directly to "7 Billion Reasons", a global non-profit organization currently working in Busia, Uganda.
Lori Kanode 919-637-4330

Reasons To Run 5K Run/Walk
Bond Park Cary, NC
May 10, 2014 , 8:30am 
This is a family event for runners and walkers. All proceeds will go directly to "7 Billion Reasons", a global non-profit organization. Register at www.7billionreasons.org
Cost $25.00
Lori Kanode 919-637-4330

Wake Tech Auto and Bike Show
Wake Tech Northern Wake Campus
May 10, 2014 , 11:00am to 5:00pm
Wake Tech's second annual Auto & Bike Show is Saturday May 10, 2014. This is a community event for the whole family. Besides vintage cars and bikes, there will be food, games, and music. Website is http://autobikeshow.waketech.edu
Ernestine Ledbetter 919-866-5827

Great Glow Run benefitting Easter Seals UCP
Midtown Park at North Hills
May 16, 2014 , 8:30pm 
The Easter Seals UCP Great Glow Run will light up Raleigh in support of individuals and families managing disabilities and mental health challenges. The illuminated 5K evening race will be held Friday, May 16, 2014 at Midtown Park at North Hills. Che
Cost $25.00
(919) 783-8898 x8907

2014 Walk MS: Charlotte
Symphony Park at SouthPark Mall
May 17, 2014 , 9:00am 
Walk MS connects people living with MS and those who care about them. It is an experience unlike any other - a day to come together, to celebrate the progress we've made and to show the power of our connections.
Event Contact Name: Mally Gent Event Contact Email: Mally.Gent@nmss.org Event Contact Phone: 704-731-1431

APLC Yard Sale & More
Abiding Presence 7300 Sunset Lake Rd, Fuquay
May 17, 2014 , 7:00am to 4:00pm
Furniture, clothing, books, electronics, household items & much more. Homemade craft items & vendor booths. Games, food, clowns, and face painting throughout the day. Accepting donations & booth requests. Proceeds benefit Columbarium Memorial Garden.
Debbie at apexdebbie@aol.com

Brews & Bites for Sight
Cary, NC
May 17, 2014 , 6:00pm to 9:00pm
The event will feature live music by Raleigh's own THE RESTLESS, performing a mash-up of pop, rock and country music. Local restaurants as well as NC Breweries will be onsite sampling.
Cost $35.00
Tickets can be purchased through the Town of Cary ETIX website: http://tinyurl.com/kgv86ya Carey Phelps 919.755.5044

Cysitc Fibrosis Foundation- Great Strides Walk
Morrisville, NC
May 17, 2014 , 10:00am 
Credit Suisse Campus 7033 Louis Stephens Dr. Morrisville, NC 27560 Registration: 9:00 AM Walk: 10:00 AM Great Strides is the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's largest national fundraising event
(919) 845-2155

Cystic Fibrosis Foudation- Great Strides Walk
Raleigh, NC
May 17, 2014 , 10:00am 
Halifax Mall Courtyard (between the legislative buildings) Entrance is across the street from the intersection of Polk St. and Wilmington St. Raleigh, NC 27603 Registration: 9:00 AM Walk: 10:00 AM
919-845-2155

Fashion Unchained
The Royal Banquet
May 17, 2014 , 7:00pm to 11:00pm
The Coalition to Unchain Dogs will be hosting the 5th annual Fashion Unchained event in high style! This stylish soiree will include a silent auction, fashion show, and delicious local food and drink.
www.unchaindogs.org

Battle of the House Bands
Lincoln Theatre 126 E. Cabarrus St. 919-821-4111
May 18, 2014 , 3:00pm to 8:00pm
Come see Instruments of Justice, Linwood, The Oceanfront Band, The Stray Dogs, and Wally Pipp play at Lincoln Theatre to support Haven House Services! Food trucks will be onsite, tickets to the show only $10!
Cost $10.00
Haven House Services (919) 833-3312

Pig Pickin'
Raleigh Public Record, 907 Glenwood Ave. Raleigh
May 18, 2014 , 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Barbecue from a local hog, side dishes from chef Ashely Christensen. Buy a plate, listen to music, enter the Southern Dessert Contest and chat about Raleigh issues. Learn more/register: http://raleighpublicrecord.org/events/.
Cost $25.00
Jennifer 919-987-1360

Youth Spaghetti Lunch
Mount Zion United Methodist Church, 15772 NC 50
May 18, 2014 , 12:00pm to 1:15pm
The lunch and auction will be on Sunday, May 18th, with serving beginning at 12 noon in the Fellowship Hall. Enjoy spaghetti, salad, drink & dessert - $7 adult, $4 children, under 3 free. Proceeds will go toward the youth mission trips for this summer.
Cost $7.00
Mount Zion UMC 919-772-8415 http://www.mountzion-umc.org

MCAAP Hike2Help 5k
Pinehurst, NC
May 24, 2014 , 8:30am 
Cannon Park, Pinehurst. Funds raise go directly to Military Child Access Assistance Program. Military Missions In Actions program to assist military families with children that need modifications to homes.
Cost $20.00
www.mcaap.weebly.com mcaap2013@gmail.com

3rd Annual SuNica Golf Tournament
Lochmere Glf Club, Cary NC
May 30, 2014 , 9:00am to 2:00pm
SuNica's 3rd Annual Golf Tourmanent is all about our kids in the trash dump community of El Limonal. We still need sponsors for about 30 kids in this community and for every team that plays in 2014, we can send ONE kid to school for ONE year.
Cost $80.00
www.sunica.org/golf 919.280.5859

The HandyMan First Annual Chicken Picking
Emmaus Baptist Church
May 31, 2014 , 5:00pm to 8:00pm
The Handyman First Annual Chicken Picking 2340 Silk-Hope Gum Springs Road Pittsboro nc
Cost $12.00
Chad Mann 919-614-3928

Walk Like MADD
Dorothea Dix Campus, 801 Ruggles Drive, Raleigh
May 31, 2014 , 8:30am 
Walk like MADD is the signature fundraising event of MADD with a fundraising goal of $50,000. This year we are walking to create awareness that 987 alcohol related crashes and 34 lives lost in Wake County alone last year. All 100% Preventable.
Cost $20.00
Registration Opens-8:30am Opening Ceremony-9:30am Walk Start-10:00am Registration Fee $25,adult and $20, youth Event Phone: 919-787-6599 ext 3755 Toll Free (800)248-6233 Event Email: nc.state@madd.org Website:www.walklikemadd.org/raleigh

Brier Creek Orthodontic's ZUMBA Fitness Party
Jasmine Court- Brier Creek Country Club
June 1, 2014 , 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Dance the day away at BRIER CREEK ORTHODONTIC'S Zumba Party! **All Proceeds will go to Duke Hospital Cancer Research** We will be raffling off fun gifts throughout the party! Complimentary Alcoholic, Non-Alcoholic & H'Orderves!
Cost $10.00


Pizza with a Purpose
California Pizza Kitchen 6910 Fayetteville Rd.,
June 5, 2014 , 11:00am to 9:30pm
Join Durham Regional Financial Center June 5th at California Pizza Kitchen at Southpoint Mall to raise funds to fight homelessness. Print off this flyer (http://drfcenter.org/wordpress/?p=3305) and present it when you pay and CPK will donate 20%.
Contact Emily at 919-973-1684 ext 228 with all questions, or if you need a flyer sent directly to you.

Erwin Wilderness Challenge
Erwin
June 7, 2014 , 8:00am to 10:00am
Bike 10 miles, Kayak 8 miles down the Cape Fear River, Run 3.2 Miles on streets of Erwin and the Dunn Erwin Railtrail. Funds go to support activities at Pope Army Field.
Cost $50.00
Sharon Stevens 910-892-3282

TimeWarp 2014 Salute to the1940's Swing Dance
City of Raleigh Museum
June 7, 2014 , 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Swing back to the 1940's and kick up your heels at this evening of fun, food, drink and dance! Featuring Live Jazz Band "Mint Julep" with Live and Silent Auctions, Raffle and 1940's themed photo booth.Ticket includes museum membership!
Cost $70.00
Visit http://www.cityofraleighmuseum.org/time-warp- 2014-salute-to-the1940s-swing-dance/ for more information or call the museum at 919.996.2220

2014 Bike MS: Historic New Bern Ride
Union Point Park, 210 E. Front Street, New Bern
September 6, 2014 
The coastal location, flat landscape, and miles of rural roads allow every level of cyclist to participate and enjoy their coice of a 30, 50, 75, or 100-mile route option each day.
Event Manager: Mandy Wellons Email: amanda.wellons@nmss.org Phone: 919-792-1019 http://bikenct.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR? fr_id=23481&pg=entry

Poe Center 2014 Annual Meeting
The Alice Aycock Poe Center for Health Education
September 25, 2014 , 11:30am 
Brad Wilson, President and CEO of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, will be the keynote speaker. We are celebrating serving our one millionth North Carolinian this year.
poeannualmeeting2014.eventbrite.com 919-231-4006

2014 Bike MS: Breakaway to the Beach
Sea Trails Resort, Sunset Beach, NC
October 18, 2014 
Starts at Sunset Beach and takes cyclists through the quiet roads of rural NC and SC. This ride will offer cyclists of all abilities 25/30, 50, 75 and 100 mile route options.
Event Manager: Elizabeth Hopwood Email: elizabeth.hopwood@nmss.org Phone: 919-792-1011

St. Jude Give Thanks. Walk.
Crabtree Valley Mall - Raleigh
November 22, 2014 , 6:30am 
Join in the nationwide movement and fight to END childhood cancer! Grab your friends, coworkers and family and register online at www.givethankswalk.org starting June 1st. Your first $35 raised earns your free St. Jude t-shirt! Lace up to END cancer!
To learn how to get yourself or your company more involved contact Amy Costliow at amy.costliow@stjude.org or via phone at 704.554.7710.

Autobell Car Wash Fundraiser
The Lord House Prophetic Ministry
April 24, 2014 through May 30, 2014
The Refuge House is our food bank dedicated to providing food for seniors within the Durham area. The ticket can be used at any Autobell location throughout the United States and never expires.
Cost $15.99
Contact Katrina J. Williams Phone: 919-688-2000

0Shriner's Fish Fry
3400 N Duke Street (parking lot) Durham, NC
April 25, 2014 through April 26, 2014, 11:00am to 12:00am
Fish Fry - fish is cooked on site. Plates consist of 2 pieces of whiting, cole slaw, potato salad and hush puppies @ a cost of $8.00 per plate. Parking lot at 3400 N. Duke Street in Durham.
Cost $8.00
Steve Christian @ 919-201-5539 or Gene Edwards @ 919-395-2391 This event is from 11:00 am until 7:00 pm. This form would not let me give the same date beginning/ending.

Workshops

Fair Housing it 's the Law, Make it Accessible
Chapel hill Public Library
April 25, 2014 , 10:30am to 4:00pm
Hands on workshop on understanding the law and ADA Title 3 for housing providers e.g. realtors, insurance agencies, landlord, public housing providders
Cost $25.00
DAC Office 919 245 4337 request registration form Due by 4/19/14 Workshop Date is 4/25/14

Fair Housing it 's the Law, Make it Accessible
Chapel hill Public Library
April 25, 2014 , 10:30am to 4:00pm
Hands on workshop on understanding the law and ADA Title 3 for housing providers e.g. realtors, insurance agencies, landlord, public housing providders
Cost $25.00
DAC Office 919 245 4337 request registration form Due by 4/19/14 Workshop Date is 4/25/14

NC State: Graduate Student Mini-Conference
The Friday Institute for Educational Innovation
April 25, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
Are you thinking about going back to school to get your Master's or Doctoral Degree? Maybe you know people interested in graduate school? Well this FREE mini-conference is a great opportunity to network and learn how to succeed in grad school!
Demetrius Richmond, Ph.D. RSVP HERE: http://tinyurl.com/ncsugraduateconference

Anime-Manga Speed Sketching (Ages 11-15)
120 Morris St. Durham NC 27701
April 26, 2014 , 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Inspired by classic archetypes found in Anime & Manga, create & sketch characters & creatures to tell your own stories through comics. All sketching levels welcomed. $5 materials fee due during class for sketching kit, or bring your own.
Cost $27.00
Lauren Tannenbaum Ltannenbaum@durhamarts.org 919-560-2726 www.durhamarts.org

Felted Purse
120 Morris St. Durham NC 27701
April 26, 2014 , 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Seamless 3-D feltmaking techniques offer limitless opportunities in wearable art. We will learn this technique through the creation of a felted purse. $20 materials fee due during class-check DAC website for additional supply list.
Cost $36.00
Lauren Tannenbaum Ltannenbaum@durhamarts.org 919-560-2726 www.durhamarts.org

Meet the Grower
2000 Walnut Street, Cary, NC 27518
April 26, 2014 , 9:00am to 2:00pm
Experts from Costa Farms will host a "Meet the Grower" event at Lowe's. The event will allow you to pick the brains of garden gurus in an interactive session.
(919) 233-7000

Photoshop Bootcamp (Ages 16 & up)
120 Morris St. Durham NC 27701
April 26, 2014 , 10:00am to 5:00pm
Our "Level 1" Photoshop workshop is ideal for both those new to Photoshop and more experienced users who want to dramatically improve their skills & abilities. Students must have a basic knowledge of PC Windows or Mac. 1 Hr Lunch break.
Cost $125.00
Lauren Tannenbaum Ltannenbaum@durhamarts.org 919-560-2726 www.durhamarts.org

Tired of Renting? Learn How To Own Your New Home
DNJ Gateway Bank
April 29, 2014 , 6:30pm to 8:00am
Learn: "How To Buy A Home with Little To No Money Down! "How To Purchase Your New Home Even If You Have Past Credit Problems! "Discover How To Avoid The 6 Biggest Mistakes Homebuyers Make! "Learn The Financial Benefits Of Owning
RSVP Today: http://www.GatewayBankSeminar.com DNJ Gateway Mortgage Bank 2235 Gateway Access Point Raleigh, NC 27607

Accessible Trips
Chapel hill Public Library
May 2, 2014 , 10:30am to 4:00pm
Transportation workshop for professionals throughout the state in the Americans with Disabilities Act and customer service. CEU credits are available
Cost $85.00
DAC Office 919 245 4337 to reserve a space and send registration form by 4/25/14

Write Now! 2014
Wake Tech Northern Wake Campus, Building E
May 3, 2014 , 8:00am to 4:00pm
Write Now! 2014 is a one-day conference for fiction writers and nonfiction journalists. Our keynote presenter will be satirist Joe Raiola, senior editor, MAD Magazine.
Contact: Donald Vaughan Conference Email: dvaughan@mindspring.com Phone: 919-873-9833 URL: http://www.triangleareafreelancers.org/WriteNow.html

International Hot Topic Series Presents: Iran
Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle
May 5, 2014 , 3:30pm to 5:30pm
1301 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1500 Downtown Seattle, 98101 Join the Trade Alliance for an exploration of the Iranian market and issues facing Iran's engagement with the international economy.
Cost $15.00
Samantha Paxton at (206) 389-7319

Parent/Child Clay Workshop-Lanterns!
Northgate Mall, 1058 West Club Blvd Durham NC
May 5, 2014 , 10:00am to 11:30am
These workshops are a great way to get creative with your child. Use slabs to create your own lantern out of clay then decorate it with color. Because the projects need to be fired, pickup will be available 2 weeks after class.
Cost $15.00
Lauren Tannenbaum Ltannenbaum@durhamarts.org 919-560-2726 www.durhamarts.org

Parent/Child Clay Workshop-Lanterns!
Northgate Mall, 1058 West Club Blvd Durham NC
May 6, 2014 , 4:00pm to 5:30pm
These workshops are a great way to get creative with your child. Use slabs to create your own lantern out of clay then decorate it with color. Because the projects need to be fired, pickup will be available 2 weeks after class.
Cost $15.00
Lauren Tannenbaum Ltannenbaum@durhamarts.org 919-560-2726 www.durhamarts.org

Felted Web Scarf
120 Morris St. Durham NC 27701
May 10, 2014 , 10:00am to 1:00pm
Learn the art of feltmaking and create a beautiful and versatile scarf that can be worn open and airy as an accent or tightly gathered to keep your neck warm. $15 materials fee due during class-check DAC website for additional supply list.
Cost $27.00
Lauren Tannenbaum Ltannenbaum@durhamarts.org 919-560-2726 www.durhamarts.org

Thursday Afternoon Boat Demos - Triangle Area
Lake Crabtree County Park, Raleigh, NC
May 15, 2014 , 4:00pm to 7:00pm
if you plan to come to one of our Thursday Afternoon Demos, please let us know in advance so we can do our best to meet your expectations at the event. Please call 919.833.1741 (Raleigh) or 919.933.6148 (Chapel Hill) to request a particular model.


Be More Productive While Working On-The-Go
Executive Office Suites in Lafayette Village
May 16, 2014 , 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Is your office less like 4 walls and more like 4 wheels? Learn to: Discover tools to help you locate what you need when you need it while on the go; Easy methods to transition systems from offices to mobile environments & more!
Cost $25.00
http://bit.ly/Org4SuccessOnTheGoProductive Emily Parks 919-981-6397

Anime-Manga Speed Sketching (Ages 11-15)
120 Morris St. Durham NC 27701
May 24, 2014 , 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Inspired by classic archetypes found in Anime & Manga, create & sketch characters & creatures to tell your own stories through comics. All sketching levels welcomed. $5 materials fee due during class for sketching kit, or bring your own.
Cost $27.00
Lauren Tannenbaum Ltannenbaum@durhamarts.org 919-560-2726 www.durhamarts.org

Safe Teen Driver Course
1245 Pine Tree Rd., Alton, VA
June 21, 2014 
Teen Driving Solutions School, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is hosting a class to educate students with their learners permit or license to be safer, smarter, more responsible drivers. The classes will be at VIRginia International Raceway.
919.552.5775

Thursday Afternoon Boat Demos - Triangle Area
Lake Crabtree County Park, Raleigh, NC
June 26, 2014 , 4:00pm to 7:00pm
if you plan to come to one of our Thursday Afternoon Demos, please let us know in advance so we can do our best to meet your expectations at the event. Please call 919.833.1741 (Raleigh) or 919.933.6148 (Chapel Hill) to request a particular model.


SQL Saturday #320 - Raleigh, NC
Wake Tech Northern Campus, Raleigh, NC
September 6, 2014 , 8:00am to 6:00pm
SQLSaturday is a one-day training event for SQL Server professionals and those wanting to learn about SQL Server. Wake Tech Northern Campus 6600 Louisburg Road Raleigh, NC 27616
Cost $10.00
Please register soon as seating is limited, and let friends and colleagues know about the event. Go to http://www.sqlsaturday.com/320/register.aspx to register. For more information visit http://www.sqlsaturday.com/320/eventhome.aspx.

Safe Teen Driver Course
1245 Pine Tree Rd., Alton, VA
May 24, 2014 through May 25, 2014
Teen Driving Solutions School, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is hosting a class to educate students with their learners permit or license to be safer, smarter, more responsible drivers. The classes will be at VIRginia International Raceway.
919.552.5775

Safe Teen Driver Course
1245 Pine Tree Rd., Alton, VA
July 5, 2014 through July 6, 2014
Teen Driving Solutions School, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is hosting a class to educate students with their learners permit or license to be safer, smarter, more responsible drivers. The classes will be at VIRginia International Raceway.
919.552.5775

Safe Teen Driver Course
1245 Pine Tree Rd., Alton, VA
July 19, 2014 through July 20, 2014
Teen Driving Solutions School, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is hosting a class to educate students with their learners permit or license to be safer, smarter, more responsible drivers. The classes will be at VIRginia International Raceway.
919.552.5775

Safe Teen Driver Course
1245 Pine Tree Rd., Alton, VA
September 13, 2014 through September 14, 2014
Teen Driving Solutions School, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is hosting a class to educate students with their learners permit or license to be safer, smarter, more responsible drivers. The classes will be at VIRginia International Raceway.
919.552.5775

Safe Teen Driver Course
1245 Pine Tree Rd., Alton, VA
October 18, 2014 through October 19, 2014
Teen Driving Solutions School, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is hosting a class to educate students with their learners permit or license to be safer, smarter, more responsible drivers. The classes will be at VIRginia International Raceway.
919.552.5775

Child Activities

Crowder by Night: Night-time Explorers
Crowder District Park
April 25, 2014 , 7:30pm to 8:30pm
The park comes alive after dark! Let the moon (and our park naturalist) guide your way as we walk down our new nature path in search of these night- time critters. Play fun games and try to catch some nocturnal bugs.
Cost $5.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Family Fun Day Poe Center of Health Education
224 Sunnybrook Road Raleigh NC 27610
April 26, 2014 , 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Please join us for a fun Family Day! The Poe Center will be open to the public for families and visitors to explore our independent learning exhibits, Health Education Teaching Theaters and Wake Med's PlayWELL Park. Indoor and outdoor activities wil
Hetal Wasudev 919-720-5674

Kids Seedling Event
Carrboro Farmers' Market - 301 W. Main St.
April 26, 2014 , 8:30am 
Kids get to transplant and take home a free tomato seedling grown and donated by Carrboro Market farmers! Starts at 8:30am and continues until Market ends at noon, or as long as supplies last.
919 280 3326 www.carrborofarmersmarket.com

Track Out Days: Habitat Helpers
Crowder District Park
April 29, 2014 , 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us this week and learn how to keep nature green and clean. Unearth decomposers and make a compost bin. Make paper and learn the important role trees play in our communities.
Cost $30.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Little Historians: Legend of the Indian Corn
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 1, 2014 , 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Arvis Boughman's and Delora Cumming's beautifully illustrated book "Chicora and the Little People: The Legend of the Indian Corn, a Lumbee Tale" tells the story of a courageous girl who makes an amazing discovery.
Cost $4.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Up, Up, and Away Astronomy: Massive Saturn
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 2, 2014 , 7:45pm to 8:45pm
Believe it or not, if you have a pair of binoculars you can see the rings of Saturn. This month, Saturn and Mercury are visible right after sunset. Come learn about these planets and go outside to check them out, weather permitting.
Cost $5.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Natural Explorations: A May Flower Folly
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 3, 2014 , 10:00am to 11:00am
Stroll along the trails around Yates Mill Pond while searching for the many marvelous wildflowers that are in bloom, and listen to a few flowery poems along the way. Explore how flowers function and the types of flowering plants that grow locally.
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Homeschool Days: Milling Around
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 5, 2014 , 10:00am to 12:00pm
Yates Mill is a grist mill that ground grains like corn and wheat into meal and flour for over 200 years. But grist mills are just one of many types of mills including textile, saw, and wind mills for generating electricity.
Cost $8.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Family Features: Tea-riffic Moms!
Crowder District Park
May 11, 2014 , 2:00pm to 3:00pm
We are having an afternoon tea party to celebrate Mother's Day! Snack on lemonade and cookies and learn which animals make the best moms. Play outdoor games as a family and make a fun craft for your favorite mom.
Cost $5.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

DARE Skate Night 2014
Jellybeans Super Skate Center (Raleigh)
May 17, 2014 , 5:15pm to 7:00pm
Raleigh & Wake Forest Police Department 9th Annual DARE Skate Night 10701 Comon Oaks Dr. Raleigh, NC
Cost $5.00


Family Pond Studies: Turtle Talk!
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 18, 2014 , 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Meet park staff on the boardwalk for this free drop-in program to learn about the turtles that live at the pond. Touch shells and eggs and discover how you can help turtles survive.
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Little Sprouts: Silly Squirrels
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 21, 2014 , 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Squirrels are so silly! Come learn about these friendly mammals, gather nuts in a fun game and make a squirrelly craft to take home. Then spy on the squirrels at Yates as they jump from tree to tree searching for the perfect nut.
Cost $4.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Recreational Adventures: Family Fishing Fun
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 24, 2014 , 9:00am to 10:00am
Come out to the millpond and fish the old fashioned way - we'll provide you with a cane pole, tackle, and bait, along with basic instructions and assistance with identifying fish species. You'll need to bring your own luck and patience!
Cost $5.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Recreational Adventures: Paddle the Pond
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 24, 2014 , 10:30am to 11:30am
Come out to Yates Mill Pond for a morning canoe float. After basic instruction, explore the pond's many features as seen only from the water. Canoes, paddles and life jackets will be provided.
Cost $10.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Recreational Adventures: Paddle the Pond
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 25, 2014 , 11:00am to 12:00pm
Come out to Yates Mill Pond for a morning canoe float. After basic instruction, explore the pond's many features as seen only from the water. Canoes, paddles and life jackets will be provided.
Cost $10.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Tiny Tots: Colors in Nature
Crowder District Park
June 2, 2014 , 10:30am to 11:00am
Join us for our new program, Tiny Tots! This 30- minute class is for toddlers age 18 months to 3 years old. Practice your colors by sorting natural objects in found in the park! Then go on a nature hunt to find plants and animals!
Cost $2.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Nature Families: Ant Antics
Crowder District Park
June 3, 2014 , 11:00am to 12:00pm
Ants can lift and carry more than three times their weight! Hunt for ants in the garden and observe them in action, then play a fun game to discover how they build their colony. Wrap up the day with a fun snack of "ants on a log."
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Nature Friends: Ants in Action
Crowder District Park
June 4, 2014 , 11:00am to 12:00pm
Every ant has a job to do to keep the nest running. Learn the jobs of the colony then observe ants in action. Discover the life cycle of an ant and the unique adaptations that help these tiny insects survive.
Cost $4.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Nature Watchers: Amazing Ants
Crowder District Park
June 4, 2014 , 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Ants are amazing creatures and they are always on the go. Learn the parts of an ant using play dough and create an "ant restaurant" to discover their favorite foods, then go on an ant hunt to look at them under a magnifying glass!
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Little Historians: Kids Can Do It!
Historic Yates Mill County Park
June 5, 2014 , 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Balance work and play to experience 19th-century life through the eyes of a Piedmont NC child. Join us for stories, antebellum games and fun hands-on farm activities!
Cost $4.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Yates by Night: Early Summer Hike
Historic Yates Mill County Park
June 6, 2014 , 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Join a park naturalist for an evening hike to enjoy the sights and sounds of early summer at Historic Yates Mill County Park. Learn tips for observing wildlife. Find out ways to identify the sounds made by birds, amphibians and insects!
Cost $10.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Family Pond Studies: Duck, Duck, Goose!
Crowder District Park
June 8, 2014 , 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Meet park staff on the boardwalk for this free drop-in program to learn about which waterfowl live at the pond year round and discover why it's a suitable habitat for them, then make a fun craft!
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Family Features: Let's Talk Turtles
Crowder District Park
June 15, 2014 , 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Crowder is home to many different types of turtles. Discover the turtles that live here and examine the special adaptations they have in order to survive.
Cost $5.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Cub scout day camp
Durham ....Rock Quarry Park
June 16, 2014 , 8:00am to 5:30pm
Fun.fun.fun. swimming, art, fun..fun..Science Astrophysics search of stars and rockets into space. Fun and fun
Elania Cossin Volunteer Director 919-452-2860

Homeschool Days: Animal Tails
Historic Yates Mill County Park
June 16, 2014 , 10:00am to 11:30am
Animal tails come in many shapes and are used in a variety of ways, for locomotion, balance, communication, defense and more. Some animals can even lose their tails and grow new ones! Join us for a program packed full of tall animal tales!
Cost $6.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

VBS 2014 Colossal Coaster World
Summit, an Evangelical Covenant Church
June 16, 2014 , 8:45am to 12:00pm
Come along to the "Colossal Coastal World" where we will be "Facing Fear and Trusting God". Themed activities will include music, crafts, games and fun. Children ages 4 through 5th grade (based on current school year) are invited to attend.
Register for Vacation Bible School online at http://www.summitnc.org/2357/vbs-registration-2014/ 919-481-5525 590 Westhigh St., Cary

Little Sprouts: The Longest Summer Day
Historic Yates Mill County Park
June 18, 2014 , 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Every year, on June 21, we enjoy the most hours of sunlight during the whole year. Discover the science and cultural celebrations behind this day. Make a pretty sun catcher to hang in your window.
Cost $4.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Historic Trades: The Country Doctor
Historic Yates Mill County Park
June 21, 2014 , 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Explore the historical profession of the medical practitioner with staff from the Country Doctor Museum, which is located in Bailey, NC, and is the oldest museum in the United States dedicated to the history of America's rural health care.
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

VBS - Wilderness Escape
New Bethel Baptist Church
June 23, 2014 
Join us for Vacation Bible School Wilderness Escape! Bring your entire family to Wilderness Escape, and become part of the journey as Moses and the Israelites watch God guide and provide! 2110 Benson Rd Garner, North Carolina 27529
For complete details please visit our website www.NewBethelGarner.org under Events or call us at 919-772-2712

Summer Camps for Kids - Polliwogs: Trees
Crowder District Park
June 24, 2014 , 9:00am to 12:00pm
Big and tall, short and small, trees come in all shapes and sizes. You will be so amazed at what trees do for our Earth! Discover the parts of the tree and go on a scavenger hunt. Then help us plant a flower to help feed the butterflies.
Cost $36.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Crowder by Night: Summer Fun
Crowder District Park
June 27, 2014 , 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Join us for a night of family fun at the park! Play nature games, observe nocturnal animals and roast s'mores around the campfire.
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Recreational Adventures: Family Fishing Fun
Historic Yates Mill County Park
June 28, 2014 , 9:00am to 10:00am
Come out to the millpond and fish the old fashioned way - we'll provide you with a cane pole, tackle, and bait, along with basic instructions and assistance with identifying fish species. You'll need to bring your own luck and patience!
Cost $5.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Recreational Adventures: Paddle the Pond
Historic Yates Mill County Park
June 28, 2014 , 10:30am to 11:30am
Come out to Yates Mill Pond for a morning canoe float. After basic instruction, explore the pond's many features as seen only from the water. Canoes, paddles and life jackets will be provided.
Cost $10.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Recreational Adventures: Paddle the Pond
Historic Yates Mill County Park
June 29, 2014 , 11:00am to 12:00pm
Come out to Yates Mill Pond for a morning canoe float. After basic instruction, explore the pond's many features as seen only from the water. Canoes, paddles and life jackets will be provided.
Cost $10.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Comprehensive Community Care ,Inc Suite 1
3519 fayetteville St, Durham NC, 27707
April 4, 2014 through August 4, 2014, 6:30am to 6:00pm
Afterschool/Summer Program for children, Ages 10-22 years with diagnosis of Mental Retardation, Autism or other IDD. A CAP- MR/DD (NC Innovations Waiver) Funded Program For More Information Call: (919) 489-4202.
Comprehensive Community Care Inc. 919-489-4202 919-402-0323 Ask For Day Program ()

Root for Earth
The Goddard School, Creedmoor Rd, Raleigh
April 21, 2014 through April 26, 2014
The Goddard children are learning and raising awareness on how to preserve and protect our environment. Join us for daily events during the week of April 21, 2014, and for the Open House on Saturday, April 26, from 11am-1pm.
Malay Jindal 919-787-5002

Summer Camps for Kids: Dirt-Digging Discoverers
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 27, 2014 through May 30, 2014, 9:00am to 4:00pm
Dinosaurs, rocks and history, oh my! All are hiding right under our feet. Join us to discover the massive animals who once roamed this area. Investigate the park's geologic foundations and learn about the first peoples who used the land.
Cost $154.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Summer Camps for Kids: Pioneer-Farmers
Historic Yates Mill County Park
June 9, 2014 through June 12, 2014, 9:00am to 4:00pm
A "pioneer" travels and settles in a new place; do you have what it takes?! Experience life on the Great Wagon Road before trying your hand at homesteading.
Cost $154.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Summer Arts Mini Camp: Abstract Art and Music
120 Morris St. Durham NC 27701
June 11, 2014 through June 13, 2014, 9:00am to 2:00pm
Fill the time right after & right before start of school! Students divided by age & participate in visual/performing arts activities on different weekly themes. Weekly: $142; Daily: $32.For full day add the Afternoon Adventures program from 2-5:30pm.
Cost $32.00
Lauren Tannenbaum Ltannenbaum@durhamarts.org 919-560-2726 www.durhamarts.org

Raleigh Summer Camps
Umstead State Park - Reedy Creek entrance, North
June 16, 2014 through June 20, 2014, 8:15am to 3:30pm
Hiking, games, outdoor skills, creek wading, stories, songs. For 5-14 year olds who love being outside and parents who want their kids to love it. http://schoolhouseofwonder.org/raleigh/summer
Cost $250.00
Wendy Tonker (919) 477-2116

Art and Science Summer Camps
Open Door Church and Brier Creek Community Ctr
June 16, 2014 through August 8, 2014, 9:00am to 12:00pm
Summer Camp
Cost $275.00
Full day camps are $275, half day camps are $150 per child. For more details or to enroll in a camp, please visit or call www.NorthRaleigh.KidzClubScientific.com 919.847.7625 or www.NorthRaleigh.KidzArt.com 919.264.8234.

Summer Arts Mini Camp: Abstract Art and Music
120 Morris St. Durham NC 27701
August 11, 2014 through August 15, 2014, 9:00am to 2:00pm
Fill the time right after & right before start of school! Students divided by age & participate in visual/performing arts activities on different weekly themes. Weekly: $142; Daily: $32.For full day add the Afternoon Adventures program from 2-5:30pm.
Cost $32.00
Lauren Tannenbaum Lauren Tannenbaum Ltannenbaum@durhamarts.org 919-560-2726 www.durhamarts.org

Summer Arts Mini Camp: Abstract Art and Music
120 Morris St. Durham NC 27701
August 18, 2014 through August 22, 2014, 9:00am to 2:00pm
Fill the time right after & right before start of school! Students divided by age & participate in visual/performing arts activities on different weekly themes. Weekly: $142; Daily: $32.For full day add the Afternoon Adventures program from 2-5:30pm.
Cost $32.00
Lauren Tannenbaum Laruen Tannenbaum Ltannenbaum@durhamarts.org 919-560-2726 www.durhamarts.org

Sports/Recreation

Hemophilia of NC Charity Golf Tournament
840 The Preserve Trail Chapel Hill, NC
April 25, 2014 , 10:00am to 5:00pm
Come enjoy our 10th Annual golf tournament at The Preserve. Great prizes, good food, beat the pro, and more. All money to support Hemophilia of NC families affected by bleeding disorders.
Cost $125.00
More information and to register http://www.hemophilia-nc.org/GolfTournament/2014/index.html

6th Annual Run For Our Heroes 5k
222. W. Hargett Street, Raleigh NC
April 26, 2014 , 9:00am to 11:00am
Join us for the 6th Annual Run For Our Heroes 5k run/walk in downtown Raleigh. This race is dedicated to honoring the eight Raleigh Police Officers that died in the line of duty. There will also be a McGruff, the Crime Dog, Kids' 100 yard dash.
Cost $25.00
Kim Swinson 919-369-6180 runforourheroes@aol.com

Big Muddy Challenge
Hill Ridge Farms- Youngsville, NC
April 26, 2014 , 8:00am to 5:00pm
Run, walk, slosh, climb and crawl  you'll experience it all at our Raleigh/Durham mud run. you and thousands of other participants will complete a two mile obstacle course with more fun, high fives and cheers than any other fun run can muster!
Cost $65.00
Kristen Bailey (919) 608-2197

Recreational Adventures: Family Fishing Fun
Historic Yates Mill County Park
April 26, 2014 , 9:00am to 10:00am
Come out to the millpond and fish the old fashioned way - we'll provide you with a cane pole, tackle, and bait, along with basic instructions and assistance with identifying fish species.
Cost $5.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Recreational Adventures: Paddle the Pond
Historic Yates Mill County Park
April 26, 2014 , 10:30am to 11:30am
Come out to Yates Mill Pond for a morning canoe float. After basic instruction, explore the pond's many features as seen only from the water. Canoes, paddles and life jackets will be provided.
Cost $10.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Strawberry Festival
The Rock Ranch
April 26, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
Family Fun for all ages and many different attractions. See www.therockranch.com for more info and Directions.
Cost $10.00
7066476374 www.therockranch.com

Carolina Roller Girls Roller Derby Bouts
Wheels Fun Park, 715 N Hoover Rd, Durham, NC 277
April 27, 2014 , 6:00am 
The Carolina Roller Girls bring the competition of flat- track roller derby. Two of the CRG home teams (The Raleigh Ruckus, Durham Crash and Chapel Thrillers) will play one bout. All seats are general admission. Kids 6-12 half price under5free
Cost $10.00
www.carolinarollergirls.com

TrySports' Try Thursday
TrySports at University Mall. 2-1 Estes Drive
May 1, 2014 , 6:00pm 
TrySports, the premier retail destination for high- quality products and services to assist customers in achieving a new level of fitness, is gearing up to host its monthly "Try Thursday" Adventure Run on Thursday, May 1.


Art in the Park: The Earth Laughs in Flowers
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 3, 2014 , 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Get inspired by the park's natural beauty and contribute to a community art project celebrating the spring season of flowers.
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Carolina RailHawks vs. New York Cosmos
WakeMed Soccer Park
May 3, 2014 , 7:30pm 
The 3rd ranked Carolina RailHawks look to extend their 17 home game unbeaten streak at WakeMed Soccer Park against the 1st ranked New York Cosmos. ReverbNation.com will provide live music prior to the game.
Cost $5.00


Fayetteville Pirates Youth Football Registration
North Regional Branch Library, Fayetteville, NC
May 3, 2014 , 12:00pm to 2:30am
The Fayetteville Pirates, Fayetteville's ORIGINAL youth travel football organization will be conducting registration for the Fall 2014 season. Open to all boys and girls, ages 5-15. Cost: $120. For more information, please visit our website.
Coach Karsten Ray 910-476-8190 www.leaguelineup.com/fayettevillepirates

Virginia's Wish 5K to Support Mary's Meals
American Tobacco Trail Head -Durham
May 3, 2014 , 8:30am to 11:00am
Fun Run/Walk to raise funds to feed African children. www.virginiaswish.org and www.marysmealsusa.org Morehead Avenue at Blackwell Street
Cost $25.00
To Register: virginiaswish@nc.rr.com

Screen Free Week
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 5, 2014 , 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Turn off the screen and turn on the fun! Join park staff to learn about the benefits of screen free time. Go outside to play active nature games. Take the Screen Free Week pledge and enter to win a prize when you complete the challenge!
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675.

Nature Families: Beetle Mania
Crowder District Park
May 6, 2014 , 11:00am to 12:00pm
One in every four animals on Earth is a beetle. Beetles are everywhere! Learn the life cycle of beetles and compare and contrast them to different insects. Go on a bug hunt to discover beetles!
Cost $5.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Nature Friends: Ladybeetles and Bugs
Crowder District Park
May 7, 2014 , 11:00am to 12:00pm
Did you know ladybugs smell with their feet and antennae? Learn the parts of a beetle and make a ladybug racer to discover how these tiny bugs stay in flight. Go on a bug hunt to try and spot these critters munching on their favorite leaves.
Cost $4.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Nature Watchers: Billions of Beetles
Crowder District Park
May 7, 2014 , 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Beetles are one of the coolest groups of insects on Earth. They are known as living jewels because of their shiny colors. Listen to "The Very Clumsy Click" beetle story and make your own flipping beetle.
Cost $4.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Inside Out 5k
Lucy Daniels Center
May 10, 2014 , 7:15am to 12:00pm
The Inside Out 5k will be held Saturday, May 10 at the Lucy Daniels Center at 9003 Weston Parkway in Cary.
Clarenda Stanley-Anderson 9190677-1400

Socks & Undie 5K Rundie
Dorthea Dix Hospital Campus
May 10, 2014 , 7:30am to 11:00am
805 Ruggles Drive, Raleigh, NC Don your wackiest socks and silliest boxers for this family- friendly charity run that will raise money to help Note In The Pocket support its mission of clothing needy and homeless children in Wake County.
Cost $25.00
www.noteinthepocket.org Race@noteinthepocket.org

Mother of all Races 10K & 5K
13000 Falls of Neuse Rd (Wakefield Crossings)
May 11, 2014 , 9:00am to 10:30am
Mother of all Races 10K & 5K will be ran on the scenic Upper Neuse River Greenway. We invite participates to join us on Mother's Day. Race benefits a local breast cancer charity, the Pretty in Pink Foundation. Great course for children!!
Cost $30.00
RunRaleigh Races Paula O'Neal 919-999-7163 http://mom.runraleighraces.com/

Kids Get Crafty! - Festive Flowers
Crowder District Park
May 17, 2014 , 11:00am to 12:00pm
The flowers are in full bloom at the park. Join us for a program bursting with color! Create flowers using recyclable materials and make a flower press using a real flower, then paint a flower pot to grow a plant in at home!
Cost $4.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Millwrights, Millers, and their Apprentices
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 17, 2014 , 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Most millers were educated through apprenticeship programs where they received a combination of classroom education and a good deal of on-the-job training. Mill around with us as we explore these historic trades.
Cost $4.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Pro ABA Basketball Tryouts
Smith Center
May 17, 2014 , 9:00am 
7708 Landon Street Fayetteville, NC 28306 Age years or older and serious inquiries only! Registration fee: $100.00 before tryout date or $125.00 at the door.
Cost $100.00
Contact Michael Dixon at 910.670.6606 or mdixonflight@gmail.com.

A Side of History: The Park's 8th Anniversary
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 18, 2014 , 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us in the park's visitor center for a display on the park's beginnings and enjoy some cookies and lemonade in celebration of the park's 8th anniversary. For all ages; fee: FREE!
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

Durhan Triple Play Long Ball Opening Day
500 West Corporation Street
May 28, 2014 , 5:30pm to 10:30pm
Two free baseball games by Durham's first RBI program and 100 Men In Black Choir performing during opening ceremony.
Pat James President (919)236-3101 Free inner city baseball program for males 13-18. Combating community deterioration and juvenile delinquency through baseball games and free community activities as a way to surround the impressionable youth.

Durhan Triple Play Long Ball 2nd Day
500 West Corporation Street
May 29, 2014 , 6:00pm to 10:30pm
2 free baseball games played by Durham's first RBI (reviving baseball in inner cities) league. 13-15 teams play first followed by the 16-18 teams.
Pat James, President (919)236-3101

Crowder by Night: Fantastic Frogs
Crowder District Park
May 30, 2014 , 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Rribbit! Listen to the chorus of frogs and toads as the sun sets at Crowder District Park. Sort through frog and toad fun facts, play froggy bingo and make a herp hotel! Then walk down to the pond and hear our amphibian friends in action.
Cost $5.00
Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

Glow in the Park Cary
Wakemed Soccer Park 201 Soccer Park Dr Cary, NC
June 6, 2014 , 8:45pm to 10:30pm
What is "Glow in the Park"? The best way to light up the night! The ultimate party fun run! But most importantly, it's the freakin' awesome foam-pits-fluorescent-colors-blacklights- glowing-warpaint-dance-moves night you'll never forget!
Cost $45.00
Rich Swor rich@triviumracing.com 313-304-0903

2014 ABA Summer Pro Basketball League
Fayetteville, North Carolina
June 7, 2014 , 5:00pm 
Maximum Exposure for ABA, D-League, Ex NBA, International and all other players.
Mike Dixon 910.670.6606 Contact for Team and Free Agent Registration info.

Durham Bulls 2014 Scout Camp Out Night Events
Durham Bulls Stadium
June 21, 2014 , 6:15pm 
Durham Bulls Camp Out Nights presented by Great Outdoor Provision Co. - See more at: http://greatoutdoorprovision.com/event/durham-bulls-2013-scout-camp-out-night-events/#sthash.e7eoYTQ2.dpuf
Cost $20.00
Andrew Ferrier at 919-687-6571 or e-mail aferrier@durhambulls.com

Bark in the Park with the Durham Bulls
Durham Bulls Stadium
June 25, 2014 , 6:00pm 
The Durham Bulls, in conjunction with Second Chance Pet Adoptions, will be hosting 3 Bark in the Park events in 2014. Check out the newly renovated DBAP with your furry friend! $5 of every ticket purchased is donated to Second Chance Pet Adoptions
Cost $11.99


Holt Brothers Football Camp
Dail Outdoor Practice Facility at N.C. State
June 28, 2014 , 9:00am 
Former N.C. State stars Torry and Terrence Holt will host the Holt Brothers Football Camp on Saturday, June 28. The Holt Brothers, along with area high school coaches and current and former NFL stars will serve as instructors at the camp.
For registration information, please visit www.holtbrothersfootball.com.

Durham Bulls 2014 Scout Camp Out Night Events
Durham Bulls Stadium
July 26, 2014 , 6:00pm 
The ever popular Durham Bulls Camp Out Nights presented by Great Outdoor Provision Co. are back for 2014! - See more at: http://greatoutdoorprovision.com/event/durham-bulls-2013-scout-camp-out-night-events/#sthash.e7eoYTQ2.dpuf
Cost $20.00
Andrew Ferrier at 919-687-6571 or e-mail aferrier@durhambulls.com - See more at: http://greatoutdoorprovision.com/event/durham-bulls-2013-scout-camp-out-night-events/#sthash.e7eoYTQ2.dpuf

Durham Bulls 2014 Scout Camp Out Night Events
Durham Bulls Stadium
August 16, 2014 , 6:15pm 
Andrew Ferrier at 919-687-6571 or e-mail aferrier@durhambulls.com - See more at: http://greatoutdoorprovision.com/event/durham-bulls-2013-scout-camp-out-night-events/#sthash.e7eoYTQ2.dpuf
Cost $20.00
Andrew Ferrier at 919-687-6571 or e-mail aferrier@durhambulls.com - See more at: http://greatoutdoorprovision.com/event/durham-bulls-2013-scout-camp-out-night-events/#sthash.e7eoYTQ2.dpuf

Bark in the Park with the Durham Bulls
Durham Bulls Stadium
August 20, 2014 , 6:00pm 
The Durham Bulls, in conjunction with Second Chance Pet Adoptions, will be hosting 3 Bark in the Park events in 2014. Check out the newly renovated DBAP with your furry friend! $5 of every ticket purchased is donated to Second Chance Pet Adoptions
Cost $11.99
919-687-6571 or e-mail aferrier@durhambulls.com

Exchange Family Center's Annual Golf Tournament
The Crossings Golf Club, Durham
September 12, 2014 , 9:00am to 3:00pm
Join us for a great day of golf and support a worthy cause. All proceeds will go to the Exchange Family Center to prevent child abuse and neglect. Trophies and lots of prizes!
Cost $100.00
Lynn Black 919-403-8249 x221

TDS Twister Trot 5k
Triangle Day School, 4911 Neal rd, Durham
November 23, 2013 through November 23, 2023, 9:00am to 12:00pm
Join us for a family fun 5k! Part of the proceeds will go to support the Be The Match bone marrow registry. Be The Match will also be at the event to help individuals register to be bone marrow donors.
Gretel Cousins, glcousins@gmail.com

Spring-A-Ding-Ding
The Rock Ranch
April 1, 2014 through April 25, 2014, 10:00am to 4:00pm
Family Fun for all ages and many different attractions. See www.therockranch.com for more info and Directions. Monday - Saturdays, Closed on Sundays
Cost $10.00
7066476374 www.therockranch.com

Spring Days
The Rock Ranch
May 3, 2014 through May 10, 2014, 10:00am to 4:00pm
Family Fun for all ages and many different attractions. See www.therockranch.com for more info and Directions. The 2 Saturdays only! May 3 and May10
Cost $10.00
7066476374 www.therockranch.com

Track Out Days: Aquatic Adventures
Crowder District Park
May 13, 2014 through May 15, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Experience hands-on, outdoor science and learn about all about water. This program is great for year-round students on Track 2 and for homeschool students who want to learn science in a hands-on setting.
Tuesday-Thursday, May 13-15, 1-4 p.m. Contact Park Staff at 919-662-2850 for more information.

NC State Wolfpack Golf Schools
Raleigh, NC
June 16, 2014 through July 10, 2014, 9:00am to 1:00pm
3000 Ballybunion Way Raleigh, NC 27613 1509 Main Campus Dr. Raleigh, NC 27606 Each session accepts boys and girls ages 6-18. The school teaches all phases of the game of golf.
Cost $280.00
Chip Watson chip@lonniepoolegolfcourse.com 919-846-1536

Health/Self-Help

Living With and Beyond Colorectal Cancer: Update
Marriott: 4500 Marriott Drive Raleigh, NC 27612
April 26, 2014 , 8:30am to 11:30am
The event includes speaker presentations, Q&A session, and complimentary brunch. This event is free, but space is limited. To register online, visit http://www.rexhealth.com/colorectal-cancer-2014 or call (919) 784-2345. Please RSVP by April 20.
Latanja Avery latanja.avery@rexhealth.com 919-784-6247

Fellowshp Among Christian Churches
Red Spriings, NC
May 3, 2014 , 10:00am to 2:00pm
Annual Health Fair 8th Avenue Park on the corner of 8th Avenue and McLeod Road in Red Springs, NC
Shelia Williams 910-733-5873 Advertisement Committee

Triangle Go Red for Women Luncheon
Marriott City Center
May 9, 2014 , 10:00am to 1:30pm
Registration and seminars begin at 10 a.m. Luncheon and keynote address by begins at Noon. Get inspired. Get informed. Join health and fitness experts, medical professionals, & women like you to learn how to protect yourself from the No. 1 killer.
For more information or to register, www.trianglegoesred.org or call 919.8388.

Lupus Foundation Support Group
Prudential All American Homes, 6920 Cliffdale Ro
May 13, 2014 , 6:00pm to 7:30am
This support group meets the second Tuesday of each month from 6:00-7:30pm. There is no charge to attend the meeting, and drop-ins are welcome. Contact the LFANC at info@lupusnc.org or at 877-849-8271, ext. 2. For more information, visit www.lupusnc.
Christine John-Fuller, 704-716-5640

Lupus Foundation Support Group
First Presbyterian Church, Wilson Parlor, 305 E.
May 14, 2014 , 6:00pm to 7:30am
This group meets the second Wednesday of each month from 6:00 to 7:30pm. There is no charge to attend the meeting, and drop-ins are welcome. Contact the LFANC at info@lupusnc.org or at 877-849-8271, ext. 2. For more information, visit www.lupusnc.org
Christine John-Fuller, 704-716-5640

2nd Annual UNC Women's Heart Symposium
William and Ida Friday Center, Chapel Hill, NC
May 17, 2014 , 8:00am to 4:00pm
The symposium is designed to increase awareness of women's heart disease. Registration is $20, which includes breakfast & lunch. Participants will have their complete lipid panel, blood glucose, blood pressure and BMI measured.
Cost $20.00
To register for the event, call Nathalie-Marie Vry, Health Fairs Coordinator, UNC Division of Cardiology at (919) 843-5206. Visit http://bit.ly/1gi4s7v for more information.

Heart Chase Clayton
Municipal Park, Downtown Clayton
May 17, 2014 , 9:00am 
Friends & neighbors compete to complete active challenges while raising funds for AHA supported heart disease & stroke research. Honoring Hogan Teem, a Clayton High School athlete who passed away from heart complications while at baseball practice.
Register your team at www.heartchase.org or call Michelle Gray at 919.463.8333.

Lupus Foundation Support Group
Waters Edge Office Park, 4917 Waters Edge Drive,
May 22, 2014 , 6:30pm to 8:00pm
The support group meets on the fourth Thursday of each month from 6:30 to 8:00pm. There is no charge to attend the meeting, and drop-ins are welcome. Contact the LFANC at info@lupusnc.org or at 877-849-8271, ext. 2. For more information, visit www.lu
Christine John-Fuller, 704-716-5640

2014 Lupus Empowerment Series
Andrews Presbyterian Church, 7506 Falls of Neuse
May 31, 2014 , 10:00am to 1:00pm
The Lupus Foundation of America, North Carolina Chapter is hosting the "2014 Lupus Empowerment Series" -- an eight-city series of educational seminars throughout North Carolina whereby participants learn from subject matter experts. The two-part semi
Kristin Mart, 877-849-8271

2014 Lupus Empowerment Series
Miller Motte College, 3725 Ramsey Street, Fayett
May 31, 2014 , 10:00am to 1:00pm
The Lupus Foundation of America, North Carolina Chapter is hosting the "2014 Lupus Empowerment Series" -- an eight-city series of educational seminars throughout North Carolina whereby participants learn from subject matter experts. The two-part semi
Kristin Mart 877-849-8271

GriefShare available at Westwood Baptist Church
210 Westhigh ST, Cary, NC 27513
April 8, 2014 through June 26, 2014
GriefShare is a 13-week Bible based, Christ centered study for individuals who have lost a loved one because of death. It is held on Tuesday evenings from 7-9pm from April 8-June 24/26.
Cost $25.00
Westwood Baptist Church - 919-469-9393

Special Interest

Women's Leadership Luncheon: In Her Shoes
Raleigh Convention Center
May 1, 2014 , 11:30am to 1:00pm
As leaders and compassionate citizens, come learn about the health disparities facing women and how you can be a part of the solution. Keeping women healthy is beneficial to families and communities.
Cost $75.00
Mendi Nieters (919) 250-9254 mnieters@alliancemedicalministry.org

Hawaii Club of NC Annual Lei Day Celebration
Raleigh, NC
May 3, 2014 , 12:00pm to 5:00pm
The Hawai'i Club of North Carolina is hosting a Lei Day Potluck and lei making activity on Saturday, May 3, 2014 from noon to 5:00 pm.
Please RSVP by April 28th for lei-making ticket(s) and/or to join/renew your Hawai'i Club membership at this link: http://www.hawaiiclubnc.org/leiday/

In Carter's Corner
Hidden Lake Apartments, Fayetteville, NC
May 10, 2014 , 12:00pm 
read all info listed on this website please for the events and reason : http://www.gofundme.com/7nsd8c


Advanced Milling Workshop
Historic Yates Mill County Park
May 16, 2014 , 5:30pm to 7:00pm
The historical roots of water-powered mills span cultures, civilizations and millennia. Test your mettle on mill-related vocabulary and your knowledge of waterwheels and ancient milling history at this evening workshop!
Contact Park Staff at 919-856-6675 for more information.

North Carolina Reptile & Exotic Animal Show
North Carolina State Fairgrounds Scott Building
July 19, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
A reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise. Participate in free raffles held for enthusiasts, animal seminars. http://www.repticon.com/raleigh.htm 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
Cost $10.00
info@repticon.com 863-268-4273

Student Exhibition: Grow Up Great with the Arts
NC Museum of Art
January 25, 2014 through April 27, 2014, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Art created by preschool students from Wake County Public Schools classes participating in the Grow Up Great with the Arts (GUGA) program. The GUGA curriculum is inspired by the NCMA's permanent collection.
East Building, North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation Gallery (919) 715-5923

MEXhibit: "Mexican Artists in North Carolina"
City of Raleigh Museum
May 1, 2014 through May 30, 2014
The City of Raleigh Museum and the Consulate General of Mexico are sponsoring an exhibit of contemporary Mexican artists which features works from eight artists who reside and work in North Carolina.
For more information visit our web site at: http://www.cityofraleighmuseum.org/mexhibit- mexican-artists-in-north-carolina/ Or call the museum at 919.996.2220

North Carolina Reptile & Exotic Animal Show
North Carolina State Fairgrounds Scott Building
November 22, 2014 through November 23, 2014, 10:00am to 4:00pm
A reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise. Participate in free raffles held for enthusiasts, animal seminars. http://www.repticon.com/raleigh.htm 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
Cost $10.00
info@repticon.com 863-268-4273

Other

Wake County Public School System Teacher Job Fai
Panther Creek High School
May 3, 2014 , 8:00am to 4:00pm
Get the inside scoop on teaching and working in Wake schools Who should attend: Current licensed teachers or recent grads who have completed student teaching Session 1 - 8:00AM - 11:00AM, Grades 6-12 Session 2 - 1:00PM - 4:00PM, Grades K-5
Kristin Tart

"Walk For The Fix" Spay & Neuter 3k Dog Walk
Wilson County Public Library Lawn
May 3, 2014 , 9:30am to 2:30pm
Come walk with us in our effort to help end pet overpopulation and the needless suffering of dogs and cats by helping prevent unwanted births! We will have a day of family fun for an incredibly important cause. There will be vendors, music and food.
Cost $25.00
Dawn Tucker 252-292-9779 walkforthefix.ezevent.com Please register by 4/24/14 as t-shirt and bandana supplies may be limited Event starts at 9:30 - we will begin to walk at 10:30

Mother's day Weekend
Rommel Harley Davidson
May 10, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
300 Muldee Street Durham,nc 27703


Bark and BBQ Contest
Rommel Harley Davidson
May 17, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
300 Muldee St. Durham,Nc 27703


Iron Gate Vineyards Walk-About
The Winery at Iron Gate Farm Mebane NC
May 17, 2014 , 11:00am to 1:00pm
Walk the vineyard at Iron Gate farm with the winemaker and owner DebbieStikeleather for a hands tour. Ticket price of $25 includes tour, picnic, and glass of wine. For more information, visit www.irongatevineyards.com or call 919-304-94
Cost $25.00
Debbie Stikleather The Winery at Iron Gate Farm 919-304-9463 www.irongatevineyards.com

A Trip to Paris
Nordstrom/Streets at Southpoint
May 22, 2014 , 10:00am to 5:30pm
National Makeup Artistry Event Robert Cook Renowned Makeup Artist that is featured on QVC One Day Event!! Spaces are limited!!!!
Cost $50.00
Kimberly Simpson (919) 806-3700

New Rider's Boot camp
Rommel Harley Davidson
May 31, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
300 Muldee Street Durham, Nc 27703


Before school and After school and Summer Progra
Durham NC
June 2, 2014 
For Developmental Disabled Individual ages 10-22 who are CAPP MR DD or NC Waiver funded
Comprehensive Community Care, Inc 919-489-4202

Volunters or interns
Durham
June 2, 2014 
Looking for retired teachers with experience with Developmental Disabilities. Looking for College students majoring in recreation, social work, ect., Need those with music ,dance, cheerleading, arts and crafts experience to volunteer M-F
Comprehensive Community Care Inc. 919-489-4202 ext 234/237

Trash to Treasure Vintage Flea Market
The Winery at Iron Gate Farm Mebane NC
June 7, 2014 , 8:00am to 2:00pm
The Winery at Iron Gate Farm hosts flea market in decor items. Repurpose/Reuse design demonstrations King Creole Food Truck Move information at www.irongatevineyards.com
Debbie Stikeleather The Winery at Iron Gate Farm 919-304-9463 www.irongatevineyards.com

Father's Day Weekend 6/14- 6/15
Rommel Harley Davidson
June 14, 2014 , 8:00am to 10:00pm
300 Muldee Street Durham,NC 27703


Rommel H-D 1 yr Anniversary & pets
Rommel Harley Davidson Durham
June 21, 2014 , 10:00am to 4:00pm
300 muldee street Durham,NC 27703


Hardship Grants for Seniors Workshop
online
May 9, 2011 through December 26, 2014, 10:00am to 11:00am
Hardship Grants for Seniors eWorkshop email: mdp.dme@gmail.com
Mondays. On-going. For Seniors Suffering from Diseases + have Medicare... Apply for Home Medical Equipment i.e. power chair. Contact Marilyn D Pulliam, National Manager for HME/DME Hardship Grants. 708.256.7556. Registration Required.

JIMMIE BANKS ART AT DUKE UNIVERSITY BRYAN CENTER
Multicultural Center In Duke UNV Bryan Center.
April 22, 2014 through May 23, 2015, 9:00am 
3D Art and portraits Acrylic paintings
JIMMIE BANKS 9199865651

Prophetic, Healing & Deliverance Conference
4823 Meadow Drive - Durham, NC 27713
May 2, 2014 through May 4, 2014, 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Life International will be hosting a PHD Conference May 2 - 4, 2014 - Prophecy, Healing and Deliverance with Founding Pastor and Overseer His Royal Majesty, Drolor Bosso Adamtey I (Dr. Kingsley Fletcher).
Ingrid Price 919.201.7654

Going All Art: Summer Intensives at UNCSA
UNCSA 1533 South Main St., Winston-Salem, NC 271
June 22, 2014 through June 26, 2014
UNCSA offers summer intensives in dance, drama, filmmaking, music and visual arts for high school students. Hands-on experience, performance opportunities, and individual attention from professions.
336-770-3399