Monthly Archives: June 2019

McRae’s Barbershop is collecting school supplies

Times-News    McRae’s Barbershop is collecting school supplies for its annual Back-To-School Cookout & Supply Giveaway starting today through Aug. 23. Backpacks, notebooks, pens and pencils are needed and monetary donations are appreciated as well. Supplies can be dropped off at McRae’s Barbershop, 105 W. Harden St., Graham. The Back-To-School Cookout & Supply Giveaway is [...]

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Things To Do (week of July 1, 2019)

Times-News • Guerrero Street Trio: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday at 104 E. Elm St., Graham, as part of the Musical Chairs countywide concert series. Admission is free and concertgoers are asked to bring blankets and/or chairs for seating. In case of rain, the concert will be canceled. For more details, call 336-226-4495 or [...]

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Studio 1 presents ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Jr.’

By Corinna Workman Times-News correspondent  Studio 1′s “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Jr.” features eccentric inventions, dastardly villains and a magical flying car. Originally a record-breaking 1968 children’s film by Ken Hughes and Roald Dahl, “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” is a beloved story by families and children of all ages. The play follows inventor Caractacus (Joshua [...]

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10 can’t-miss summertime concerts

By Emily Clark Times-News correspondent     Summer is here, school is out, and I’m sure you are rolling down your windows to blast your new favorite summertime songs (I know I am). It is that time of the year, time for Instagram feeds to be filled with clips and pictures from all the concerts you [...]

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Creating fine art with colored pencils

 Times-News    GRAHAM — A five-session class on sharpening skills for beginning colored pencil drawing will be held at Alamance Arts, 213 S. Main St. The classes will be from 10 a.m. to noon July 10, 17, 24, 31 and Aug. 7. This course is designed for youth — rising sixth-graders and up. Learn the [...]

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Things To Do (week of June 24, 2019)

Times-News • Carri and the Good Watts: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, Historic Depot, 200 S. Main St., Burlington. Free. In case of rain, the concert will be canceled. For more details, call 336-226-4495 or visit www.alamancearts.org/. • “Miracle From Heaven”: 8:30 p.m. Friday, Beth Schmidt Park, 2150 Elon Park Drive, Elon. Admission is [...]

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Things To Do (week of June 17, 2019)

Times-News • Love & Valor: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Jefferey H. Earp Municipal Park, 1130 Pine St., Haw River. Admission is free and the concert will take place rain or shine. • Sweet T & The Biscuits: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday on Clay Street in downtown Mebane as part of the [...]

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‘Addicted to being an author’: CG Blade discusses his love of writing

By Sydney Horton Times-News correspondent    “Cobalt,” book one in CG Blade’s Pseudoverse Series, tells the tale of a science fictional post-modern technological America. American citizens are complacent due to subjugation from the government and various government experiments, some seen, while others are not as obvious. The series aims to explain the singularity of artificial [...]

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Geology major can lead to intriguing jobs

By Logan A. White Times-News correspondent    Editor’s note: Each month, Teens & 20s writer Logan A. White delves into the variety of college majors offered. Summer’s just begun, school is out, and it’s the stage just before senior year starts. If you’re headed to college, freshman year is upon you, which means it’s time [...]

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Things To Do (week of June 17, 2019)

Times-News • Love & Valor: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Jefferey H. Earp Municipal Park, 1130 Pine St., Haw River. Admission is free and the concert will take place rain or shine. • Sweet T & The Biscuits: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday on Clay Street in downtown Mebane as part of the [...]

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