Plan A Visit

Events


  • Apr

    21

    UNC Baseball

    UNC vs. Campbell. Tickets $5-$7.

  • Apr

    21

    Workshop with William Tyler: The American Folk Guitar Tradition in the Music of Today

    William Tyler is an internationally-recognized guitar player and composer.  As a solo artist, he has released records on renowned indie rock label Merge, scored films — including the recent Duke Performances-commissioned Corduroy Roads with filmmaker Steve Milligan and theater director Akiva Fox – and shared bills with some...

  • Apr

    21

    The War Comes Home

    The Burwell School Historic Site will host a lecture by Civil War Historian Fred W. Kiger. He will discuss the months of March and April 1865, when Union and Confederate forces marched and skirmished in and around Raleigh and Chapel Hill, and negotiated terms of surrender near Durham Station in...

  • Apr

    21

    The Doug Largent Trio at Looking Glass Cafe

    The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar, Tyler Leak on drums, and special guest John Palowitch on drums plays organ trio jazz at Looking Glass Cafe in Carrboro.

  • Apr

    21

    Wendy Whelan – Restless Creature

    In high demand as performer, collaborator and muse, Wendy Whelan has captivated audiences of New York City Ballet for more than 25 years with her vivid individuality and breathtaking technique, with a repertory spanning great classical ballets such as Swan Lake, Balanchine’s neo-classical masterpieces and works by contemporary...

  • Apr

    21

    Music at Local 506

    Thornbro, The Koolest, No9to5, DJ DCM. Tickets $5.

  • Apr

    22

    Lollipop Series

    Circus Daze with Jots and Sonshyne. The circus is coming to town! Jots and SonShyne, professional clowns of Circus Daze will be performing a one hour show which includes juggling, magic, animals and more! With over 35 years in family entertainment experience and origins in the Ringling Brothers and Barnum...

  • Apr

    22

    Lunchbox Series: Anticipating Fall Color: What, Why, and Wow!

    Bring your lunch and join us for a free lecture! Johnny will explore the physiological, ecological, environmental, biogeographical factors of leaf color change in anticipation of fall. This presentation complements and is an antithesis to the earlier LUNCHBOX presentation on The Biochemistry of Spring. Free, but please register in...

  • Apr

    22

    UNC Softball

    UNC vs. Elon. Free.

  • Apr

    22

    Author Event at Flyleaf Books

    Courtney Maum reads from her novel I Am Having So Much Fun Here Without You 

  • Apr

    22

    Author Event at the Purple Crow

    Allan Gurganus Reading/Book Signing. Allan Gurganus will be reading from Decoy, a novella, at the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts, 121 N. Churton Street. Wine and Cheese Reception to follow. Books will be available for sale and signing. Free and open to the public. Contact Purple Crow Books for more...

  • Apr

    22

    Music at UNC

    Scholarship Benefit Concert • UNC Symphony Orchestra with Nicholas DiEugenio, violin • Saint-Saëns: Danse bacchanale from Samson et Dalila; Barber: Violin Concerto; Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet • 7:30 pm, Memorial Hall • $10 general admission ($5 UNC students, faculty, and staff) • tickets and information (919) 843-3333.

  • Apr

    22

    Music at Local 506

    Wild Child, Cottontail. Tickets $12.

  • Apr

    23

    Lunchbox Series: Restoring the Mighty Giant: Creating Resistance to Two Pathogens

    Tom Saielli, Southern Regional Science Coordinator, The American Chestnut Foundation (TACF) Join us for a talk focusing on the TACF’s efforts to use genetic breeding to successfully produce a chestnut tree that has resistance to the soil pathogen Phytophthora cinnamomi. Up until a century ago, American chestnut...