Three Perspectives @ Hillsborough Gallery of Arts
Aug 21 – Sep 24 all-day
Paintings by Lolette Guthrie, photography by Eric Saunders, blown glass by Pringle Teetor. August 21 – September 24. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 25th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery[...]
MoJo: Morning Jazz with Gary @ Orange Co. Dept. on Aging - Seymour Ctr.
Sep 6 @ 9:00 am – Nov 15 @ 10:00 am
Get your day off to a wonderful start with the sounds of morning jazz organ tunes. This new and fun musical experience will enable you to sing along, or even request your favorite song. Grab[...]
Digital Photography @ Passmore Center
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm – Sep 28 @ 3:00 pm
Digital Photography Take more professional photographs by learning how to use your digital camera. You will learn to use your camera on manual and about all those settings on your icon mode dial. Stop motion,[...]
NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program @ Orange Co. Dept. on Aging - Seymour Ctr.
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 16 @ 8:30 pm
This 12-week series helps family members understand and support their ill relative while maintaining their personal well-being. This is for family members of close relatives with: Major Depression, Bipolar (manic depression), Schizophrenia and Schizophrenia, Panic,[...]
Children’s Program at the Chapel Hill Zen Center Sundays 9:00-11:00 @ Chapel Hill Zen Center
Sep 10 – Dec 17 all-day
The Children’s Program at the Chapel Hill Zen Center offers a variety of activities for children age 5 through 15, including meditation, mindfulness, Buddhist teachings and stories, crafts, songs, and movement, as well as participation[...]
Welcome to Medicare! @ Chapel Hill Public Library
Sep 11 – Oct 9 all-day
Are you turning 65, and eligible for Medicare? Do you feel overwhelmed by all the information “bombarding” you? The Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) and the Orange County Department on Aging offer monthly classes[...]
Memory Café @ Orange Co. Dept. on Aging - Seymour Ctr.
Sep 11 @ 1:30 pm – Nov 13 @ 4:30 pm
Memory Cafes are an expansion of the support groups through the Department on Aging, and add a social component for both people with dementia and their care partners. They provide opportunities for individuals with memory[...]
Mingle with the Artist! – Art Shows at Seymour Center @ Orange Co. Dept. on Aging - Seymour Ctr.
Sep 11 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm
You will be greeted with a bio of the artist(s), list of artwork in the show and a beverage and refreshments for the occasion. The artist(s) will be available to share inspirational stories and receive[...]
Sep 11 @ 7:30 pm – Oct 23 @ 9:00 pm
Stop searching for phrases and chasing after words. Take the backward step and turn the light inward. Your body-mind of itself will drop off and your original face will appear. — Dogen Zen Meditation, or[...]
Sep 11 @ 7:30 pm – Oct 23 @ 9:00 pm
Beginning Zen Practice: A Class with David Guy September 11 to October 23 (No class October 9) Monday nights, 7:30-9:00 Stop searching for phrases and chasing after words. Take the backward step and turn the[...]
Dementia Education Collaborative @ Passmore Center
Sep 12 – Sep 26 all-day
Dementia Education Collaborative Dementia Education Collaborative provides basic information about dementia. Offered in alternating months: “Everyday Living with Dementia,’ is a three-part series focused on communication, activity engagement, and environmental supports. Please register with the[...]
Digital Photography @ Orange Co. Dept. on Aging - Seymour Ctr.
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 3 @ 8:00 pm
Take more professional photographs by learning how to use your digital camera. You will learn to use your camera on manual and learn about all those settings on your icon mode dial. Stop motion, blurred[...]
Improv Theater: Scenework @ Orange Co. Dept. on Aging - Seymour Ctr.
Sep 13 @ 10:30 am – Oct 25 @ 12:30 pm
Scenework is the keystone of improvisation. Advance your skills to a new level. Our focus will be on building relationships in comedic worlds while living in the moment. It’s a matter of listening and learning[...]
Music Therapy for Parkinson Disease (MT4PD) @ Orange Co. Dept. on Aging - Seymour Ctr.
Sep 14 – Dec 21 all-day
MT4PD is a weekly music therapy group. Funded through a grant from the National Parkinson Foundation, these sessions focus on maintaining or improving speech and language deficits caused by Parkinson’s Disease progression. MT4PD is a[...]
Orange County Clinic for Community Living @ Orange Co. Dept. on Aging - Seymour Ctr.
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – Nov 9 @ 12:00 pm
FREE Screenings, Recommendations, and Resources for: Mood and Memory, Mobility and Fitness, Medication Use, Home Safety, and General Medical Questions What if I already have a doctor? Our team does not replace a regular doctor.[...]
Retirement for Boomers and Retirees @ Passmore Center
Sep 14 @ 2:00 pm – Oct 19 @ 3:30 pm
Retirement for Boomers and Retirees It’s never too late or too early to learn about growing your money. Planning for your retirement and making sure that your money will last is a daunting task. Join[...]
StreetSigns and The Process Series present: “Closer Than They Appear” @ Swain Hall, Studio 6
Sep 14 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 1 @ 4:30 pm
StreetSigns Center for Literature and Performance and The UNC Process Series present: “Closer Than They Appear,” a multi-media theatre piece written by Christine Evans that tells the charged story of an encounter between an American[...]
Memory Cafe @ Passmore Center
Sep 18 – Nov 20 all-day
Memory Café Memory Cafes are an expansion of the support groups through the Department on Aging, and add a social component for both people with dementia and their care partners. They provide opportunities for individuals[...]
Bingo @ Orange Co. Dept. on Aging - Seymour Ctr.
Sep 20 @ 10:30 am – Nov 15 @ 11:30 am
BINGO! Join our caller Joseph Degraffenridt to see if the ball rolls in your favor. Bring a snack to share. Co-sponsored with Brookdale, Chapel Hill. The activity is FREE and will be held on Wednesdays,[...]
Friends Around the Kitchen Table @ Orange Co. Dept. on Aging - Seymour Ctr.
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – Nov 9 @ 10:00 am
Each week class members talk about topics – sometimes serious, sometimes light hearted, but that are always engaging and interesting! Everyone takes part in offering their thoughts and experiences on such things as “my backyard”,[...]
Joy of Movement Community Day @ Joy of Movement at Chatham Mills
Sep 23 all-day
Join Us on September 23 for Community Day Celebration—Free Classes! Come to the Joy of Movement—a haven for mind and body wellness—and experience free mini-classes on Saturday, September 23 from 11:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Meet new[...]
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am
Footworks conveys the joy of dance while illuminating the historical roots and multicultural perspectives of American percussive dances. “Keeping the Beat” includes live music, American clogging and hamboning, Irish step dance, African dance, and call-and-answer[...]
National Alpaca Farm Day – FREE open farm event @ Perry Farm Alpacas
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Perry Farm Alpacas will be celebrating our 2nd annual National Alpaca Farm Day. Please join us for this unique family-friendly, free event on Saturday, September 23 from 10am – 3pm, rain or shine. We’ll have[...]
Mix It Up with NCSU’s Augmented Reality Sandbox @ Kidzu Children's Museum
Sep 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Did you know that you can sculpt a mountain, dig out a valley, and make it rain using light? Come celebrate one of the world’s coolest inventions as we Mix It Up with NC State[...]
Eastern Triangle Farm Tour @ Various farms in the Triangle
Sep 23 @ 1:00 pm – Sep 24 @ 5:00 pm
Triangle farmers open their farms to visitors during the Eastern Triangle Farm Tour. Visitors can learn about sustainable agriculture and local food production, visit cheese-makers, see farm animals, and enjoy the beauty of Triangle farms.[...]
Garden Dedication & Art Auction at the Chapel Hill Zen Center @ Chapel Hill Zen Center
Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm
You are warmly invited to a Dedication Ceremony commemorating the Zen Center’s newly renovated garden. A Silent Art Auction will follow, drawing together Art and Fine Crafts to help complete funding for this project. All[...]
10th Annual Pepper Festival @ Briar Chapel, Great Meadow Park, Chapel Hill, NC
Sep 24 all-day
Spice up your weekend at the 10th Annual Pepper Festival! One of the largest chef competitions in North Carolina, the Pepper Fest heats up with a fresh array of pepper-themed dishes and brews, family activities,[...]
Beyond the Surface @ Hillsborough Gallery of Arts
Sep 25 – Oct 22 all-day
Paintings by Marcy Lansman and Pat Merriman, carved wood by Larry Favorite. September 25 – October 22. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, September 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of[...]