Category Archives: To Do

Things To Do (week of June 26, 2017)

Times-News • Slightly Stoopid: 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Red Hat Amphitheater, Raleigh. $19.50 and $35; tickets available through Ticketmaster. • Gypsy Heart: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, downtown Graham as part of the Musical Chairs countywide concert series. Free, but donations of children’s art supplies for classes at Alamance Arts, 213 S. Main St., Graham, [...]

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Things to do (week of June 19, 2017)

Times-News • Special Occasion Band: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday as part of the Thursday At Seven Concert Series in downtown Graham. Admission is free, but The Lions Club will be collecting nonperishable food for Allied Churches of Alamance County’s Food Pantry. 336-792-1188. • Chicago and The Doobie Brothers: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, PNC Music [...]

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Things to do (week of June 12, 2017)

Times-News • Matt Boswell & The HBB: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Haw River Municipal Park, 1130 Pine St., Haw River, as part of the Haw River Concert Series. Free; held at the large shelter in the park so the show will take place rain or shine. 336-578-5600. • Chip Perry Band: 7 p.m. [...]

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‘The King and I’ has a contemporary feel

By Rachel Teseneer Times-News correspondent    DURHAM — A true classic is coming to the Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC) in just a few short days. Written by the beloved duo Rodgers and Hammerstein, “The King and I” is set to entertain DPAC audiences June 6-11. “The King and I” has won multiple Tony Awards including [...]

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Working it: Tips on finding summer jobs

By Logan A. White Times-News correspondent School is almost out, summer is here, and freedom is just around the corner. Think of all the possibilities this newfound free time offers. You’ll have time to shop, hang out at the movies, or grab a cold treat with friends. But all that fun requires funds — and [...]

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Things To Do (week of June 5, 2017)

   Times-News    • Jamestown Revival: 8 p.m. Thursday, Haw River Ballroom, 1711 Saxapahaw-Bethlehem Church Rd., Saxapahaw. Doors open at 7 p.m. $18 to $20; tickets available at ticketfly.com or www.hawriverballroom.com. • Iron Maiden: 7:30 p.m. Friday, PNC Music Pavilion, Charlotte. $29.50 to 99.50; tickets available through Ticketmaster. • Fresh Farm Sale: 9 a.m. to [...]

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Things To Do (week of May 29, 2017)

Times-News    • The Ends: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday as part of the Alive After Five/Musical Chairs concert series on the corner of College and Holt Avenues. Free, but donations of children’s art supplies for classes at Alamance Arts are appreciated. In case of rain, the concert will be canceled. For more details, [...]

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Additional magic to familiar story: BADA to perform ‘Cinderella,’ celebrate 30th anniversary

Commentary by Lucy Harden Special to the Times-News I’ve been dancing since I was 2 1/2 years old, around 15 years in total. To put that in perspective, I’ve been dancing at Burlington Academy of Dance & Arts (BADA) longer than I have  been in school. Throughout the years, I have been taught a variety [...]

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Things to do (week of May 22, 2017)

Times-News       • The Holiday Band: 7 p.m. Thursday as part of the Thursday at 7 Concert Series, West Elm Street in downtown Graham. Free, but The Lions Club will be collecting nonperishable food for Allied Churches’ Food Pantry. • Lizzy Ross & Violet Bell: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday at the Historic [...]

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Eastern Alamance High School student a finalist in Triangle Rising Stars event

Times-News Caroline Segars, a sophomore at Eastern Alamance High School, is among the 24 finalists in the 7th annual Triangle Rising Stars competition at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at the Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC), 123 Vivian St., Durham. Host will be Heather Waliga of ABC 11 Eyewitness News. The event is part of [...]

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