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Sep
1
Sat
Story Time, Puppet Show and Art Activity @ Carrboro Branch Library
Sep 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Story Time, Puppet Show and Make and Take Art Activity inspired by the book The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn at four community locations. Carrboro Branch Library Sat., Sept. 1st 10:30-11:30; Kidzu Children’s Children’s Museum Sun., Sept. 2nd 1:30-2:30; GiGi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Center Sat., Sept. 15th 10:30-11:30; Hillsborough Main Library Sun., Sept. 16th 2:00-3:00. Recommended Ages 4-8 years. Free at Carrboro and Hillsborough Libraries, Free GiGi’s Playhouse (registration required due to space limitations), and Kidzu Museum Pay What You Can Sundays,

Sep
19
Wed
Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood @ PlayMakers Repertory Company
Sep 19 @ 7:30 pm – Sep 30 @ 7:30 pm

This rip-roaring romp through Sherwood Forest comes to PlayMakers with all the thrills and romance you could ask for. We’ll fill the theatre with flying arrows, clanging swords, and perilous feats of daring as you follow Little John, Friar Tuck, Maid Marian, and Robin Hood himself through this timeless story of a people’s hero who takes on the powers that be.

Sep
22
Sat
VOZ Trunk Show at Fearrington Village @ Dovecote Style at Fearrington Village
Sep 22 – Sep 23 all-day

We are thrilled to welcome VOZ to Dovecote for their first season and event with us!

VOZ – which means “voice” in Spanish – honors and empowers artisans creatively, economically and culturally through a collaborative business model that showcases, preserves and supports traditional art forms. Join us this weekend and discover the most stunning collection of luxurious, hand-loomed ponchos designed collaboratively with indigenous Mapuche women artisans in Chile. These artisanal yet modern wraps are made of premium organic and natural fibers in cotton, wool and alpaca. A stunning addition to your wardrobe while supporting the art form – and the artist. Come shop for Fall with our in- house fashion stylists!

Nov
16
Fri
Blue Door Breakfast: A Celebration of Youth @ The Carolina Inn
Nov 16 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am

The Blue Door Breakfast is a celebration of the youth in Durham and Chapel Hill, and all that they can accomplish. Every day, our members discover, play and learn. Enjoy a delicious breakfast with friends and family, meet Youth of the Month recipients, and hear from our special guest speaker, Robbie Bach. All proceeds from the event go to support Boys & Girls Clubs of Durham and Orange Counties programming. Our programs provide After-School and Summer Camp activities for youth ages 6-18, helping them achieve academic success and develop life skills.