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Weekend at a Glance: Races, Rock and Rainbow Colors

  Two Star Cruiser Ride at Beer Study ー Thursday, 7:30-9:30pm ー Beer Study Chapel Hill hosts Back Alley Bikes’ cruiser ride. Meet on the...

Weekend at a Glance: French Art, Film Scoring and Remembering Frederick Douglass

Frederick Douglass Speaking Tour – Thursday, 7pm – Don’t miss your last chance to celebrate the 200th birthday of Frederick Douglass. The ArtsCenter in...

Weekend at a Glance: Tunes, Talkies and The Big Game

Cosmic Rays Experimental Film Festival – Thursday, 7pm; Friday 5pm – Experimental filmmakers rejoice! Cosmic Rays presents a two-day series of five avant-garde films...

Weekend at a Glance: Home Runs, History and Habitat for Humanity

Sounds of '68: Revolution in the Air – Thursday & Friday, 9am-5pm; Saturday, 9am-1pm; Sunday, 1pm-5pm – The year 1968 was a revolutionary for...

Weekend at a Glance: Author Talks, Auctions and Acting

Book Drive – Thursday, 4pm – Stop by Ben & Jerry’s on Franklin Street with a used book to receive a free scoop of...

Weekend at a Glance: Music, Museums and Markets

  Hanes Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Ruba Katrib – Thursday, 6pm – UNC's Hanes Art Center hosts Ruba Katrib, newly appointed curator for MoMA PS1, as she lectures on contemporary...

Weekend at a Glance: Reading, Reggae and Religion

Introduction to "Becoming a Woman" – Thursday, 6pm – A illustrated talk at the Ackland Art Museum, led by Melissa Hyde, professor of art and history at University...

Weekend at a Glance: Weddings, Wellness and Working with Legos

Pop-Up Performance - Thursday, 12:15pm - Acclaimed choreographer Michelle Dorrance and her groundbreaking company Dorrance Dance will perform at the FedEx Global Education Center and...

Weekend at a Glance: Colors, Choruses and Celebrations

*Note: Some events may be postponed or cancelled due to inclement weather.  PlayMakers Exhibit at Wilson Library – Thursday-Friday, 9am-5pm; Saturday, 9am-1pm; Sunday, 1pm-5pm – Explore the...

5 Events Not to Miss in January/February

“Religion and Ritual” JAN. 3 – MAY 13 ackland.org Join the Ackland in welcoming a showcase of the religious diversities of Asia, highlighting art from Buddhism, Islam, Hinduism...