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Events in Durham, NC

Home to almost 5,000 events every year, Durham is a place rich with unique things to do. From biannual arts markets to performances by world-class musicians at DPAC or Carolina Theatre, from workshops led by leading researchers to motorcycle rallies, from interactive classes at the Museum of Life + Science to food tours through Durham’s most acclaimed restaurants, there is always a wide variety of events to capture the interest of any visitor or resident.

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21c Presents “Guns In America”: A Screening and Discussion

  It's a truly American story: 325 million people, more than 265 million guns, 35,000 deaths a year and one 227-year-old constitutional right. To move beyond the familiar, TIME partnered …


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Beginners' Line Dance Classes

  • Covenant Presbyterian Church
  • (252) 767-2780

Beginners Urban Soul Line Dance Classes are provided by M. E. Henderson, Inc.. This low-impact form of exercise is free. Bring your water and towel for this one hour class!


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Congressman Scott Peters

A conversation with Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA)


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Jeanne Liotta: Past/Present/Live

Jeanne Liotta visits with a program of short experimental films that exist in the curious intersection of art, science, and natural philosophy. Program highlights include Lilly Library's newest …


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No Team, No Problem Trivia Night

It can be hard to drag your friends to a bar on a Monday night, but that doesn't mean you should miss out on a chance to show off your smarts. Whether you're usually sans team, or you just want to …


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Que for a Cause

  • Maverick’s Smokehouse & Taproom
  • (919) 560-0193

A percentage of all food and booked catering will be donated to the Durham Library Foundation. Enjoy the company of special guests and take part in fun activities.


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State of the City Address

  • City Hall
  • (919) 560-1200

• This annual address recounts the City's achievements and challenges throughout the previous year and outlines the mayor's goals for the coming year. This year's address also includes …


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Books and Brews

Was one of your New Year’s resolutions to read more books, but the only things you’ve read lately are People magazine and Instagram captions? Join the first meeting of the Barley Labs …


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Bulltown Comedy Series

Free stand-up comedy.


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Deerhoof

With B|_ank, No Parking.


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Duke University Softball

  • Duke Softball Stadium

Duke University Softball vs. North Carolina Central


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Durham Garden Forum: Edible Landscapes

Your landscape can be more than simply beautiful; it can also be a part of your dinner menu! Learn from Michael McConkey from Edible Landscapes, Inc. about the attributes and shortcomings of many …


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Farruquito

Hailed as “one of the great flamenco dancers of this new century” by The New York Times, Farruquito has expanded the reach and reputation of the genre through dazzling performances that …


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Highways, Housing & Human Rights: Durham Past & Future

A panel of local community leaders talking about the history and context of the present-day affordable housing crisis in Durham. Speakers will focus on the history of Black economics in Durham, as …


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Home & Investment Property Selling Seminar

  • Union Baptist Church Fellowship Hall
  • (919) 402-8351

Sam Jordan of L&S Properties of NC, LLC along with other Real Estate Experts will be presenting information on Avoiding costly Mistakes when Selling Home & Investment Properties. The …


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ImBlackInTech Monthly Mixer Series

  • American Underground

The ImBlackInTech #MonthlyMixerSeries (MMS) takes place monthly, bringing together current and potential ImBlackInTech members and friends to mingle in a comfortable environment, share ideas, and …


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IMPAC Substance Abuse Prevention Program Fundraiser

  • Panda Express
  • (919) 259-0400

Present a picture of the fundraiser flyer shown here and enter the promo code 264630 and 20% of your purchase price will be donated to IMPAC, a substance abuse prevention program for a…


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Melodic Breathing Meditation & Sound Healing

What if you could experience some of the benefits that meditation has to offer immediately, and in a single session? This is exactly what is offerred in this workshop: a tiny peak into what …


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Nightcap Happy Hour With Kara Newman And Brothers Vilgalys

Join in for happy hour on the mezzanine with cocktail expert, Kara Newman, and local distillery, Brothers Vilgalys Spirits. Kara will be collaborating with Rim Vilgalys, founder of Brothers V…


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North Carolina Central University Baseball

North Carolina Central University Baseball vs Norfolk State University


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Rabies Vaccination Clinic

  • Durham County Sheriff's Office, Animal Services Division
  • (919) 560-0630

The Durham County Sheriff's Office Animal Services Division offers a low cost one year rabies vaccination for cats and dogs 4 months of age and older. Dogs must be on a leash and cats will need to b…


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Sex & the City Trivia at Unscripted

Grab your best girls, kick up your Manolos and down some Cosmos at Sex and the City Trivia at Unscripted Durham!


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Stretch and Sip at The Wine Feed

  • The Wine Feed
  • (828) 260-0517

Stretch and Sip at The Wine Feed. Flow into relaxation in this all-levels Hatha Yoga class. Students will generate heat and build strength and flexibility before settling into deep, relaxing poses. …


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Tuesday Night Trivia


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#CLUBPRIME

  • Prime Athletic Training & Fitness Institute
  • (919) 908-6061

#CLUBPRIME is a group based fitness class. The Instructor, and Owner of PRIME, Desmond Scott teaches this class. With his outgoing and fun loving attitude, the time flies by as you are sweating and …


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