Cary Living Calendar of Events

Below are upcoming events in and around the Cary, NC area.

9/19/2014 - Back to School Benefit Concert
White Plains Children’s Center is hosting its second annual Back to School Benefit to be held at White Plains United Methodist Church in Cary, NC on Friday, September 19, 2014 to support the mission of the center. We hope that you will please mark your calendars and attend! Advance ticket prices for the benefit are: Adults (over 18) $12; High school students (13 -18) $8.00 Ticket prices at the door will be: Adult (over 18) $15; High school students (13 – 18) $10 Children under 13 will be admitted free of charge when accompanied by an adult. To purchase tickets in advance, please visit the following link: http://tinyurl.com/wpcc2014 http://whiteplainschildrenscenter.eflea.ca
Time: 6pm

9/19/2014 - Patch Adams
Films @ the Cary http://www.townofcary.org
Time: 7pm

9/19/2014 - The Color Purple
Films @ the Cary http://www.townofcary.org
Time: 9:30pm

9/20/2014 - Plant Walk & Talk
The Garden Hut | Fuquay-Varina www.NelsasGardenHut.com
Time: 10am

9/20/2014 - Kim Wempe
Downtown Cary Performance Green – 7pm www.kimwempe.com
Time: 7pm

9/20/2014 - Literacy Council of Wake County’s 4th Annual Read
Lake Wheeler Waterfront Conference Center | Raleigh | www.wakeliteracy.org
Time: 4-7pm

9/20/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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9/20/2014 - Patriot Challenge 5K Run/Walk
Koka Booth Amphitheatre veteranlowtohighchallenge.com
Time: 8am

9/20/2014 - Kim Wempe
Sertoma Amphitheatre – 2pm www.kimwempe.com
Time: 2pm

9/20/2014 - Junebug
Films @ the Cary http://www.townofcary.org
Time: 9:30pm

9/20/2014 - The Fugitive
Films @ the Cary http://www.townofcary.org
Time: 7pm

9/20/2014 - Fairy Garden class
The Garden Hut | Fuquay-Varina www.NelsasGardenHut.com
Time: 11am

9/20/2014 - Clay Aiken performing at National Inclusion Projec
Raleigh Marriott City Center | 500 Fayetteville Street | Raleigh | www.inclusionproject.org
Time: 6:30pm

9/21/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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9/21/2014 - KINGDOM ROCK! Where Kids Stand Strong for God!
YOU'RE INVITED! ALL FAIR MAIDENS & BRAVE KNIGHTS, KINDERGARTEN - 5TH GRADES, ARE INVITED TO SET OUT ON A SWORD-PLAY ADVENTURE! Kingdom Rock is Mosaic's brand-new Children's Ministry Program that allows fair maidens and brave knights to progress through an adventure-filled curriculum with surprises around every corner, all while igniting a passion for God's Word. Beginning, September 21st, Mosaic's Kindom Rock-ers will set out on their adventure and be rewarded for their bravery with weekly prizes, giveaways, and an AWESOME GRAND PRIZE, given away on October 5th! Mosaic Church of Cary 270 Towerview Court Cary, NC 27513 www.madebeautiful.com
Time: 10am

9/21/2014 - Firestarter
Films @ the Cary http://www.townofcary.org
Time: 2pm

9/22/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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9/22/2014 - Novel Readers Evening Book Discussion
Read and discuss The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Each month, join us for a librarian-led book discussion and share your insights and experiences with others. For information about this month’s book, and a full list of all of our book discussions, please visit http://guides.wakegov.com/bookdiscussions.
Time: 7-8pm

9/23/2014 - Bill Leslie in Concert
Grand Ballroom Winston Clubhouse 17001 SearStone Drive Cary, NC 27513 Enjoy a free musical performance from Bill Leslie, veteran WRAL anchorman, environmental reporter and internationally acclaimed musician and composer. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP by calling 919-500-7568. http://www.searstone.com/events-cary-north-carolina
Time: 4-5pm

9/23/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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9/24/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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9/24/2014 - Rosh Hashanah Services
Beth Shalom Synagogue | 5713 Yates Mill Pond Road | Raleigh | www.bethshalomnc.org
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9/24/2014 - The Pickin’ In The Pines Bluegrass Series
Koka Booth Amphitheatre www.boothamphitheatre.com
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9/24/2014 - Talkin' Books!
Come talk books with us! Share books you've read, listen to others discuss titles they've liked, and enjoy a snack in this monthly librarian led series. Registration requested.
Time: 10:30-11:30am

9/25/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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9/25/2014 - Rosh Hashanah Services
Beth Shalom Synagogue | 5713 Yates Mill Pond Road | Raleigh | www.bethshalomnc.org
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9/25/2014 - Harvest Nights in The District Music Series
In front of Stone Theatre – Park West 14 www.Facebook.com/ParkWestVillage
Time: 6-8:30pm

9/25/2014 - Elsa & Fred
Films @ the Cary http://www.townofcary.org
Time: 7pm

9/25/2014 - Music in the Library: Middle Eastern Music
Enjoy music performed by local musician group "Lost Nomads," a Middle Eastern Music Ensemble.
Time: 7-8 pm

9/26/2014 - Rosh Hashanah Services
Beth Shalom Synagogue | 5713 Yates Mill Pond Road | Raleigh | www.bethshalomnc.org
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9/26/2014 - Art Open Reception
Waverly Artists Group & Gallery 302 Colonades Way | Suite 209 | Cary www.WaverlyArtistsGroup.com
Time: 6-9pm

9/26/2014 - The Cary and Six String Presents concerts
www.townofcary.org
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9/26/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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9/26/2014 - Southern Ideal Home Show
North Carolina State Fairgrounds 1025 Blue Ridge Road | Raleigh www.SouthernIdealHomeShow.com/HFR
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9/26/2014 - Ace in the Hole
North Carolina Museum of Art Announces 2014 Fall Cinema Schedule - Fall film series features film noir classics in the only all–35 mm venue in the Triangle ncartmuseum.org/tickets
Time: 8pm

9/26/2014 - Farm--Photography Exhibit
Featured Artist: Jayne Walther - This exhibit is showcasing local farmers, raising awareness along with raising funds for the Interfailth Foodshuttle. Opening Reception: Friday, September 26, 2014, 6:00 pm- 9:00 pm. For more info, please go to: http://www.jaynewalther.com/farm-exhibit.html Village Art Circle Gallery/Studio Ashworth Village 200 S Academy Street, Suite 130 Cary, NC 27511 www.villageartcircle.com
Time: 6-9pm

9/27/2014 - Dragon Boat Festival
Koka Booth Amphitheatre www.boothamphitheatre.com
Time: 9am-4pm

9/27/2014 - Southern Ideal Home Show
North Carolina State Fairgrounds 1025 Blue Ridge Road | Raleigh www.SouthernIdealHomeShow.com/HFR
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9/27/2014 - Downtown Bounty
Broad Street | Varina retail district www.fuquay-varinadowntown.com
Time: 3-7pm

9/27/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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9/27/2014 - Beericana Craft Beer and Music Festival
Mark your calendars for September 27, Sugg Farm Park in Holly Springs, NC, to attend the first annual Beericana Craft Beer and Music Festival. Hundreds of American craft beers will be available to sample from more than 50 breweries from the Triangle to California. Located just 20 minutes from downtown Raleigh and 30 minutes from Durham, this event is the perfect opportunity for beer aficionados, beer lovers, and the casual beer drinker to meet brewers and brewery representatives and to learn about their craft. All attendees are urged to taste responsibly. Please know your limits. No one under the age of 21 will be admitted. Valid photo identification required. For up to date information or inside notes follow us on twitter @beericana and @919beer. In addition to the tunes, the 2014 Beericana Craft Beer and Music Festival will feature over a dozen local food trucks! From Korean BBQ to pretzels to gourmet cupcakes, this year’s festival will provide food options sure to appeal to everyone! A “Designated Driver” entrance price of $15, available online or at the door, will be available to encourage responsibility. There will also be taxi service available from both Taxi Taxi and Safe Ride Home. Free, on-site parking will be plentiful! Tickets for the 2014 Beericana Craft Beer and Music Festival are on sale now at www.beericana.com. General Admission tickets are $45 in advance and $55 at the door (if available). VIP Tickets are $75 online and will feature a 90 minute VIP-only time, as well as special beers from breweries not available to general admission.
Time: 12-6pm

9/27/2014 - Downtown Bounty festival
Historic downtown district of Varina Broad Street (from N. Ennis Street to Ransdell Road) Local Growers Market, Brunswick Stew Cook-Off contestants, Local Chef Cook-Off contestants, Various food and garden product vendors, Non-profit organizations, Live Music by the West Street Band, and Bouncy house and Face Painting for the kids. Public is invited.
Time: 3-7pm

9/28/2014 - Triangle Independent School Consortium Admissions
Hampton Inn | Crabtree Valley Mall www.tiscnc.org
Time: 1-4pm

9/28/2014 - Southern Ideal Home Show
North Carolina State Fairgrounds 1025 Blue Ridge Road | Raleigh www.SouthernIdealHomeShow.com/HFR
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9/28/2014 - Rotary District 7710’s 3rd Annual GlobalRun4Water
WakeMed Soccer Park | Cary www.runnc.com
Time: 3pm

9/28/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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9/28/2014 - KINGDOM ROCK! Where Kids Stand Strong for God!
YOU'RE INVITED! ALL FAIR MAIDENS & BRAVE KNIGHTS, KINDERGARTEN - 5TH GRADES, ARE INVITED TO SET OUT ON A SWORD-PLAY ADVENTURE! Kingdom Rock is Mosaic's brand-new Children's Ministry Program that allows fair maidens and brave knights to progress through an adventure-filled curriculum with surprises around every corner, all while igniting a passion for God's Word. Beginning, September 21st, Mosaic's Kindom Rock-ers will set out on their adventure and be rewarded for their bravery with weekly prizes, giveaways, and an AWESOME GRAND PRIZE, given away on October 5th! Mosaic Church of Cary 270 Towerview Court Cary, NC 27513 www.madebeautiful.com
Time: 10am

9/29/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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9/30/2014 - Preservation Speaker Series: Jerry Miller: Illustr
Join artist and architect, Jerry Miller for a special slide presentation as he shares his 55+ years of memories of downtown Cary. Many of you may be familiar with the wonderful illustrations that Jerry has created documenting the development of our town; hear some of the wonderful stories behind the artwork. For more information, contact the Page-Walker at (919) 460-4963. This free program is offered as part of the Friends of the Page-Walker’s Historic Preservation Series. For more information and online registration: Preservation Speaker Series: Jerry Miller: Illustrating Cary The mission of the Friends of the Page-Walker Hotel is to enrich the community by serving as guardian for the Page-Walker Arts and History Center, by advocating preservation of Cary historic sites, by archiving history and facilitating history education, and by promoting the cultural arts. For more information, visit http://www.friendsofpagewalker.org.
Time: 7:30pm

9/30/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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9/30/2014 - Get Physical: Zumba!
Come dance away your worries with Zumba’s unique moves and music! Enjoy the benefits of body toning and fat and calorie burning. Presenter Maria Rosa Vazquez Cherry will lead this session. Registration requested.
Time: 7-8pm

10/1/2014 - The Pickin’ In The Pines Bluegrass Series
Koka Booth Amphitheatre www.boothamphitheatre.com
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10/1/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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10/2/2014 - Harvest Nights in The District Music Series
In front of Stone Theatre – Park West 14 www.Facebook.com/ParkWestVillage
Time: 6-8:30pm

10/2/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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10/2/2014 - Explore the Night Sky
Join us for an evening under the stars. Learn the secrets of the night sky with help from the Raleigh Astronomy Club! If weather conditions or visibility are poor, join us inside for a lecture on astronomy. Registration requested. West Regional Library 4000 Louis Stephens Drive Cary, NC 27519
Time: 7:30-8:30 pm

10/2/2014 - lecture on “Was I Born for This? North Carolina Sl
160 South Saint Mary’s St. | Raleigh www.joellane.org
Time: 7pm

10/3/2014 - Yom Kippur Services
Beth Shalom Synagogue | 5713 Yates Mill Pond Road | Raleigh | www.bethshalomnc.org
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10/3/2014 - The Maltese Falcon
North Carolina Museum of Art Announces 2014 Fall Cinema Schedule - Fall film series features film noir classics in the only all–35 mm venue in the Triangle ncartmuseum.org/tickets
Time: 8pm

10/3/2014 - Swing Night Concert
Ashworth Village | Downtown Cary www.townofcary.org
Time: 7pm

10/3/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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10/4/2014 - Genealogy Fair with keynote speaker, Diane Richard
160 South Saint Mary’s St. | Raleigh www.joellane.org
Time: 10:30am

10/4/2014 - Carol Stein’s Gardeners Forum
The Garden Hut | Fuquay-Varina www.NelsasGardenHut.com
Time: 11am

10/4/2014 - Yom Kippur Services
Beth Shalom Synagogue | 5713 Yates Mill Pond Road | Raleigh | www.bethshalomnc.org
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10/4/2014 - 3rd Annual Run for Their Lives 5K
Raise money for homeless pets. The 5K race will start and finish at SAFE Haven for Cats and you will have an opportunity to visit with all the cats and kittens on race day! Dogs can run/walk with their owners. We will have lots of vendors, cats, kittens and more! This event is for competitive and recreational runners, families and individuals. Join us and hundreds of your closest animal lovers and help save a life! Register at safehaven5k.org
Time: 9am

10/4/2014 - 9th annual HopeSpring Village Charity Golf Tourna
The Preserve at Jordan Lake | Chapel Hill www.HopeSpringVillage.com
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10/4/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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10/4/2014 - St. Paul’s Lobster Fest
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church | Cary Live and cooked, pick up 11am-4pm Meals and Rolls, 11:30am-3pm www.lobsterfestcary.com
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10/5/2014 - An Intro to Mindfulness
Learn how to relieve stress and live a more mindful life. Join integrative health coach Bridgett Tulloh to learn what "mindfulness" is and the benefits of incorporating it into your daily routine. Registration requested. West Regional Library 4000 Louis Stephens Drive Cary, NC 27519
Time: 2-3 pm

10/5/2014 - KINGDOM ROCK! Where Kids Stand Strong for God!
YOU'RE INVITED! ALL FAIR MAIDENS & BRAVE KNIGHTS, KINDERGARTEN - 5TH GRADES, ARE INVITED TO SET OUT ON A SWORD-PLAY ADVENTURE! Kingdom Rock is Mosaic's brand-new Children's Ministry Program that allows fair maidens and brave knights to progress through an adventure-filled curriculum with surprises around every corner, all while igniting a passion for God's Word. Beginning, September 21st, Mosaic's Kindom Rock-ers will set out on their adventure and be rewarded for their bravery with weekly prizes, giveaways, and an AWESOME GRAND PRIZE, given away on October 5th! Mosaic Church of Cary 270 Towerview Court Cary, NC 27513 www.madebeautiful.com
Time: 10am

10/5/2014 - Triangle Independent School Consortium Admissions
Hilton Garden Inn | Southpoint Mall www.tiscnc.org
Time: 1-4pm

10/5/2014 - Oystoberfest
Dean Ogan, owner of Dean’s Seafood Grill & Bar, located at 1080 Darrington Drive in Cary, has announced that the restaurant will host its popular Oystoberfest event daily from Sept. 20 to Oct. 5. The second annual event will feature a variety of hard-to-find oysters and unique craft beers from around the country and Canada. The 2014 Oystoberfest Festival will include these specials: More than 20 varieties of oysters in the shell from North Carolina, the East Coast, the West Coast, Canada and more Collaboration with local breweries to brew one-of-a-kind beers just for this event Rotation of hard-to-obtain craft beers from such renowned names as Trophy, Double Barley Brewery, Carolina Brewery, Fullsteam, Aviator, New Belgium, Foothills, Bombshell and Bell’s Pint nights with collector glasses Recurring features such as weekly fresh catch options, daily drink and food specials, and a popular Sunday brunch buffet “Fresh oysters and good beer make an excellent combination,” said Mike Harris, executive chef at Dean’s Seafood. “I’m excited that Oystoberfest is bigger and better this year and has become our signature event.” Dean’s Seafood prides itself on providing the freshest seafood dining experience in the area. To view the daily Oystoberfest selections of oysters and beers, visit Dean’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeansSeafoodGrillAndBar. For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.deansseafoodgrill.comor call 919-459-5875.
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10/5/2014 - Triangle Brass Band
Sertoma Amphitheatre | Bond Park www.trianglebrass.org
Time: 3pm

10/6/2014 - Finding Your Way to a New Career
Are you looking for a new career but aren't quite sure what the next step is? Stephanie Goddard will present a program on the ins and outs of creating a career path. Let us help you chart a course to a brand new career. Registration requested. West Regional Library 4000 Louis Stephens Drive Cary, NC 27519 919-463-8500
Time: 1-2pm

10/7/2014 - Blue Line Aviation Open House
Blue Line Aviation is the fastest growing flight school in the triangle area. We will be hosting our second annual open house at our Smithfield location 3223 Swift Creek Rd, Smithfield, NC 27577. It's the perfect weekend outing for families. There will be an airplane display, discounted airplane rides and refreshments served for guests.The event will be held on Saturday, October 4, 2014 11am-3pm
Time: 11am-3pm

10/8/2014 - Mystery Book Discussion
Read and discuss Unnatural Habits by Kerry Greenwood. Each month, join us for a librarian-led book discussion and share your insights and experiences with others. For information about this month’s book, and a full list of all of our book discussions, please visit http://guides.wakegov.com/bookdiscussions. West Regional Library 4000 Louis Stephens Drive Cary, NC 27519
Time: 10:30-11:30 am

10/9/2014 - Harvest Nights in The District Music Series
In front of Stone Theatre – Park West 14 www.Facebook.com/ParkWestVillage
Time: 6-8:30pm

10/10/2014 - The Red Vibes
www.reverbnation.com/amanda williamsanddavidpeach
Time: 7pm

10/10/2014 - Gun Crazy
North Carolina Museum of Art Announces 2014 Fall Cinema Schedule - Fall film series features film noir classics in the only all–35 mm venue in the Triangle ncartmuseum.org/tickets
Time: 8pm

10/10/2014 - Family Dance
No experience or partner required. Tickets: $2/Person OR $5/family The following Thursdays from 7-9pm: November 14 For more information, please call The Halle at (919)249-1120 The Halle Cultural Arts Center 237 N. Salem Street, Apex, NC www.thehalle.org
Time: 7-9pm

10/10/2014 - The Cary and Six String Presents concerts
www.townofcary.org
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10/11/2014 - Second Chance Pet Adoptions Furry 5k
WakeMed Soccer Park | Cary www.TheFurry5k.com
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10/11/2014 - Paragon Ragtime Orchestra
Cary Arts Center www.townofcary.org
Time: 7:30pm

10/11/2014 - Fairy Garden class
The Garden Hut Fuquay-Varina www.NelsasGardenHut.com
Time: 11am

10/12/2014 - Brass at Bond
Sertoma Amphitheatre | Bond Park
Time: 1pm

10/17/2014 - On Dangerous Ground
North Carolina Museum of Art Announces 2014 Fall Cinema Schedule - Fall film series features film noir classics in the only all–35 mm venue in the Triangle ncartmuseum.org/tickets
Time: 8pm

10/18/2014 - Harvest Festival Dinner
Good Shepherd United Church of Christ will host a Harvest Festival dinner (turkey and all the fixings) with silent and live auctions on Saturday, Oct. 18, at 1050 NW Maynard Rd., Cary. Doors open at 5:00 for craft sale, children's activities and silent auction; dinner seating at 5:30; auction at 7:00. $12 for adults; $5 for children 3-10; free for children 2 and younger, with 10% of proceeds to The Carying Place. For more info and tickets contact events@gsucc.org or call 919-481-1441. "No matter where you are on life's journey, you are welcome here."
Time: 5pm

10/18/2014 - Children in the Arts 2014
3791 NW Cary Parkway | suzmurley@gmail.com
Time: 2:30-5:30pm

10/18/2014 - Downtown Harvest Day Festival
100 block of West Chatham Street www.heartofcary.org
Time: 2-6pm

10/19/2014 - Diwali Festival
Koka Booth Amphitheatre www.humsub.net
Time: 11am-9pm

10/22/2014 - Talkin’ Books!
Come talk books with us! Share books you've read, listen to others discuss titles they've liked, and enjoy a snack in this monthly librarian led series. Registration requested. West Regional Library 4000 Louis Stephens Drive Cary, NC 27519
Time: 10:30-11:30 am

10/23/2014 - Craft It: Greeting Cards
Make a beautiful greeting card using ink, stamps, and paper. All materials will be provided. Ages 16 and up. Registration requested. West Regional Library 4000 Louis Stephens Drive Cary, NC 27519
Time: 7-8:30 pm

10/24/2014 - The Cary and Six String Presents concerts
www.townofcary.org
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10/24/2014 - First Annual Juried Show: Carolina On My Mind
This event will showcase Triangle area artists, with prizes being awarded (including the Ashworth Award) - to bolster the artist community in this area. Opening Reception: Friday, October 24, 2014 6 - 9 pm. Award presentation at 7 pm. Village Art Circle Gallery/Studio Ashworth Village 200 S Academy Street, Suite 130 Cary, NC 27511 www.villageartcircle.com
Time: 6-9pm

10/25/2014 - 5th annual Pedal for Peds Bike Ride and Silent Auc
UNC’s Wellness Center | 350 Stonecroft Lane Cary | www.pedalforpeds.kintera.org
Time: 7:30am-5pm

10/25/2014 - Health & Wellness Fair
Western Wake Farmers Market www.westernwakefarmersmarket.org
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10/25/2014 - Cary’s Great Pumpkin Carve
Cary’s Downtown Performance Green www.townofcary.org
Time: 2-8pm

10/25/2014 - Haunted Twilight Tour of Downtown Cary
Page-Walker Arts and History Center www.townofcary.org
Time: 6-7pm

10/26/2014 - Haunted Carolina
Join us in exploring ghosts & haunts of North Carolina this month! Curt House of Triangle Paranormal Investigations will be visiting West Regional Library to talk about the spooky side of our state. Registration recommended. West Regional Library 4000 Louis Stephens Drive Cary, NC 27519
Time: 2-3 pm

10/27/2014 - Novel Readers Evening Book Discussion
Read and discuss The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides. Each month, join us for a librarian-led book discussion and share your insights and experiences with others. For information about this month’s book, and a full list of all of our book discussions, please visit http://guides.wakegov.com/bookdiscussions. West Regional Library 4000 Louis Stephens Drive Cary, NC 27519
Time: 7-8pm

10/30/2014 - Fall Festival
In front of Stone Theatre – Park West 14 www.Facebook.com/ParkWestVillage
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10/31/2014 - I Wake Up Screaming
North Carolina Museum of Art Announces 2014 Fall Cinema Schedule - Fall film series features film noir classics in the only all–35 mm venue in the Triangle ncartmuseum.org/tickets
Time: 8pm

10/31/2014 - Trick-OR-Treating
Main and Broad Street | Fuquay-Varina www.fuquay-varinadowntown.com
Time: 2-5pm

11/8/2014 - Toasts & Tunes Concert Series
Cloer Family Vineyards 8624 Castleberry Road | Apex www.cloerfamilyvineyards.com
Time: 2-4pm

 

 

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