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Cultural Arts Calendar

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The 3rd Annual Art and Flowers Juried Competition- The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County 9:00 am
The 3rd Annual Art and Flowers Juried Competition- The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County @ The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – May 24 @ 4:00 pm
The 3rd Annual Art and Flowers Juried Competition The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County, Presented by Ellington-White CDC As part of an ongoing commitment to promote the visual arts in Fayetteville, Ellington-White Contemporary Gallery (EWCG) will presents … Continue reading The 3rd Annual Art and Flowers Juried Competition- The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County
Randy Akers – The Ellington-White Community Development Corporation 9:00 am
Randy Akers – The Ellington-White Community Development Corporation @ The Ellington-White Community Development Corporation
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – May 27 @ 4:00 pm
Randy Akers Ellington-White CDC As part of an ongoing commitment to promote the visual arts in Fayetteville, Ellington-White Contemporary Gallery (EWCG) will presents its Randy Akers exhibition, mixed media paintings by Savannah, GA based artist. Akers will present … Continue reading Randy Akers – The Ellington-White Community Development Corporation
As You Like LIT – Sweet Tea Shakespeare 7:30 pm
As You Like LIT – Sweet Tea Shakespeare
Apr 21 @ 7:30 pm – May 4 @ 9:00 pm
As You Like LIT Sweet Tea Shakespeare Time and Location Varies Lit is our irreverent celebration of Shakespeare — over drinks. Romance and mistaken identity are afoot in the Forest of Arden.  Rosalind and Orlando, … Continue reading As You Like LIT – Sweet Tea Shakespeare
Military History Exhibit – Headquarters Library 9:00 am
Military History Exhibit – Headquarters Library @ Headquarters Library
May 1 @ 9:00 am – May 30 @ 5:00 pm
Military History Exhibit Headquarters Library Headquarters Library, 300 Maiden Lane, has curated a special military history exhibit May 1 – June 30. The Things They Carried, The Words They Shared displays letters from deployed service … Continue reading Military History Exhibit – Headquarters Library
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TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. indoors or outside depending on the weather. Fee:  Single class: $15 member /$17 … Continue reading TAI CHI for HEALTH
Caroline, Or Change – Cape Fear Regional Theatre 6:15 pm
Caroline, Or Change – Cape Fear Regional Theatre @ Cape Fear Regional Theatre
May 2 @ 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Caroline, Or Change   Cape Fear Regional Theatre Join us for an exclusive sneak peek into the talent and music from Caroline, or Change! Director Bryan Conger, designers, and cast will pull  back the curtain, at … Continue reading Caroline, Or Change – Cape Fear Regional Theatre
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Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop 6:00 pm
Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop @ The Rock Shop
May 3 @ 6:00 pm
Fayetteville Art Attack The Rock Shop 6 p.m. If you want to be a part of or just witness different types of art being created or performed right in front of your eyes then this … Continue reading Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop
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Oldies, Rock & Blues Music – Hope Mills Recreation Center 6:00 pm
Oldies, Rock & Blues Music – Hope Mills Recreation Center @ Hope Mills Recreation Center
May 5 @ 6:00 pm
Oldies, Rock & Blues Music Hope Mills Recreation Center 6 p.m. Hope Mills Recreation Center hosts open mic oldies, rock and blues music every first and third Friday of the month. Enjoy live Rock, Country … Continue reading Oldies, Rock & Blues Music – Hope Mills Recreation Center
Art Meets Life 8:00 pm
Art Meets Life @ The Sweet Palette
May 5 @ 8:00 pm
Art Meets Life 8 pm, The Sweet Palate Hear poetry the first Friday of each month. (910) 489-7342
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Vietnam War Remembrance – Airborne & Special Operations Museum 11:00 am
Vietnam War Remembrance – Airborne & Special Operations Museum @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
May 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Vietnam War Remembrance Airborne & Special Operations Museum  Foundation 11:00 a.m.   The public is invited to honor and remember all those who served in the Vietnam War, from all Branches of service. This year POWs … Continue reading Vietnam War Remembrance – Airborne & Special Operations Museum
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TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. indoors or outside depending on the weather. Fee:  Single class: $15 member /$17 … Continue reading TAI CHI for HEALTH
”At The Death House Door” – MoonShadow Film Society 6:00 pm
”At The Death House Door” – MoonShadow Film Society @ Cameo Art House Theatre
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
At The Death House Door MoonShadow Film Society Join us every 1st Tuesday of the month September – June as we screen amazing films from around the world! After the films we talk with filmmakers … Continue reading ”At The Death House Door” – MoonShadow Film Society
”Raising Bertie” – MoonShadow Film Society 6:00 pm
”Raising Bertie” – MoonShadow Film Society @ Cameo Art House Theatre
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Raising Bertie MoonShadow Film Society Join us every 1st Tuesday of the month September – June as we screen amazing films from around the world! After the films we talk with filmmakers to get the … Continue reading ”Raising Bertie” – MoonShadow Film Society
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Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop 6:00 pm
Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop @ The Rock Shop
May 10 @ 6:00 pm
Fayetteville Art Attack The Rock Shop 6 p.m. If you want to be a part of or just witness different types of art being created or performed right in front of your eyes then this … Continue reading Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop
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Caroline, Or Change – Cape Fear Regional Theatre 7:30 pm
Caroline, Or Change – Cape Fear Regional Theatre @ Cape Fear Regional Theatre
May 11 @ 7:30 pm – May 28 @ 6:00 pm
Caroline, Or Change   Cape Fear Regional Theatre It’s America in 1963, with the turmoil of the JFK assassination and the civil rights movement. In a Jewish household in Louisiana, the divorced African-American maid and … Continue reading Caroline, Or Change – Cape Fear Regional Theatre
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Mother’s Day Sweet Art – Fascinate-U 4:00 pm
Mother’s Day Sweet Art – Fascinate-U @ The Sweet Palate
May 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mother’s Day Sweet Art Fascinate-U 4-5 p.m. Are you crazy for cupcakes? Join us as we partner with The Sweet Palette to create a cupcake sculpture in the colorful style of Romero Britto.  Afterwards, decorate … Continue reading Mother’s Day Sweet Art – Fascinate-U
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TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. indoors or outside depending on the weather. Fee:  Single class: $15 member /$17 … Continue reading TAI CHI for HEALTH
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Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop 6:00 pm
Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop @ The Rock Shop
May 17 @ 6:00 pm
Fayetteville Art Attack The Rock Shop 6 p.m. If you want to be a part of or just witness different types of art being created or performed right in front of your eyes then this … Continue reading Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop
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Thinking Money – Headquarters Library 12:56 pm
Thinking Money – Headquarters Library @ Headquarters Library
May 19 @ 12:56 pm – Jun 21 @ 1:56 pm
Thinking Money Headquarters Library The Thinking Money traveling exhibit is visiting Headquarters Library, 300 Maiden Lane, May 19 – June 21. Thinking Money teaches financial literacy topics such as saving, spending and avoiding fraud – … Continue reading Thinking Money – Headquarters Library
Frame to Table – GroundSwell Pictures 7:00 pm
Frame to Table – GroundSwell Pictures @ SkyView on Hay
May 19 @ 7:00 pm
Frame to Table GroundSwell Pictures 7 p.m., SkyView on Hay Join us for Frame to Table, a culinary trip around the world, offering creative foods and wines inspired by great films. At The Godfather table, sample … Continue reading Frame to Table – GroundSwell Pictures
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Field of Honor – Airborne & Special Operations Museum 10:00 am
Field of Honor – Airborne & Special Operations Museum @ Airborne & Special Operations Museum
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Field of Honor Airborne & Special Operations Museum 10:00 a.m. Join us for the Downtown Alliance”s Annual Field Of Honor opening ceremony. See the hundreds of flags flying at the ASOM in honor and memorial … Continue reading Field of Honor – Airborne & Special Operations Museum
Sandhills Sankofa Festival & The Art of Gospel – Sandhills Family Heritage Association 11:00 am
Sandhills Sankofa Festival & The Art of Gospel – Sandhills Family Heritage Association @ Edward Mendoza Municipal Park
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sandhills Sankofa Festival & The Art of Gospel Sandhills Family Heritage Association 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. The Sandhills Sankofa Festival & Art of Gospel is a free community event celebrating the richness and diversity … Continue reading Sandhills Sankofa Festival & The Art of Gospel – Sandhills Family Heritage Association
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TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. indoors or outside depending on the weather. Fee:  Single class: $15 member /$17 … Continue reading TAI CHI for HEALTH
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Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop 6:00 pm
Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop @ The Rock Shop
May 24 @ 6:00 pm
Fayetteville Art Attack The Rock Shop 6 p.m. If you want to be a part of or just witness different types of art being created or performed right in front of your eyes then this … Continue reading Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop
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Public Works – The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County 9:00 am
Public Works – The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County @ The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County
May 26 @ 9:00 am – Jun 17 @ 4:00 pm
Public Works The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County Trees, triangles and trains. Eagles and eyeballs. More than 100 pieces of work represent a cross section of subjects, styles and skill levels of our community. Presented … Continue reading Public Works – The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County
The Diary Anne Frank – Gilbert Theater 6:00 pm
The Diary Anne Frank – Gilbert Theater @ Gilbert Theater
May 26 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm
The Diary Anne Frank Gilbert Theater Anne and her family share a claustrophobic attic with another family. Tension is often unbearable, as the people hiding know that their discovery by the enemy could lead to … Continue reading The Diary Anne Frank – Gilbert Theater
Chillax for Teens: Fun Friday 3:00 pm
Chillax for Teens: Fun Friday @ East Regional Branch at East Regional Meeting Room
May 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Tabletop, classic board or video games…enjoy an afternoon of fun and games. Grades 6-12.
Closing Prep 5:45 pm
Closing Prep @ Bordeaux Branch at Bordeaux Meeting Room
May 26 @ 5:45 pm – 6:00 pm
Prep for branch closing
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Cliffdale Shutterbugs Photography Club 10:00 am
Cliffdale Shutterbugs Photography Club @ Cliffdale Regional Branch at Cliffdale Meeting Room
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bring your camera and your questions and join a group of photophiles. We will be discussing how we did in our Easter photo shoot.
Art Market – The Sweet Palette 12:00 pm
Art Market – The Sweet Palette
May 27 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Art Market Sweet Palette noon – 4 p.m., Every 4th Saturday Join us for this indoor market every 4th Saturday. Free adam_thesweetpalette@yahoo.com
Hip-Hop 4 Kids 3:00 pm
Hip-Hop 4 Kids @ Spring Lake Branch at Spring Lake Branch Meeting Room
May 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bounce and sway to the hip-hop rhythm! Learn techniques of hip-hop and b-boy dancing with a special guest from Child of This Culture. 5-18 years.
Money Smart Art 3:00 pm
Money Smart Art @ Hope Mills Branch at Hope Mills Meeting Room
May 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Create beautiful works of art–but with a twist! Each kid will start the program with a limited number of Art Bucks and must choose which art supplies they want to ‘buy’ in order to create … Continue reading Money Smart Art
Voices of Tomorrow: Youth Open Mic 3:00 pm
Voices of Tomorrow: Youth Open Mic @ Headquarters Library at Pate Room
May 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Monthly open mic event for teens. Open to all singers, poets and musicians. Registration is recommended. Grades 6-12.
Closing Prep 5:45 pm
Closing Prep @ Bordeaux Branch at Bordeaux Meeting Room
May 27 @ 5:45 pm – 6:00 pm
Prep for branch closing
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Symphonic Salute to the U.S. Armed Forces Concert – Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra 7:30 pm
Symphonic Salute to the U.S. Armed Forces Concert – Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra @ Festival Park
May 28 @ 7:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Symphonic Salute to the U.S. Armed Forces Concert Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra 7:30 p.m., Festival Park Conducted and led by Dr. Timothy Altman, UNC Pembroke Music Department Chair, Professor of Trumpet, and Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra Principal Trumpet, … Continue reading Symphonic Salute to the U.S. Armed Forces Concert – Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra
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Library Closed – Memorial Day
Library Closed – Memorial Day @ Cumberland County Public Library & Information Center
May 29 all-day
Due to the Memorial Day holiday, all locations are closed on Monday, May 29. All locations reopen on Tuesday, May 30. If you wish to return any items when the library is closed, please use … Continue reading Library Closed – Memorial Day
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TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. indoors or outside depending on the weather. Fee:  Single class: $15 member /$17 … Continue reading TAI CHI for HEALTH
Teen Scene: Let’s Learn Something: How to Make and Save Money 2:30 pm
Teen Scene: Let’s Learn Something: How to Make and Save Money @ West Regional Branch at West Regional Branch Library Meeting Room
May 30 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
2:30 – 5:00 p.m. Make and save money this summer! Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. Thinking Money was developed by the American Library Association Public Programs Office in collaboration with the FINRA Investor Education Foundation, whose … Continue reading Teen Scene: Let’s Learn Something: How to Make and Save Money
Chillax for Teens: Tournament Tuesday 3:00 pm
Chillax for Teens: Tournament Tuesday @ East Regional Branch at East Regional Meeting Room
May 30 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Teens, bring your friends for board games, video games, computer games and good old conversation. Grades 6-12.
Navigating the Steps to College 4:00 pm
Navigating the Steps to College @ East Regional Branch at Story Time Room
May 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Learn about college expectations and opportunities from Dr. Belinda Wilkerson. Grades 6-12.
New Adults: Gaming 4:00 pm
New Adults: Gaming @ Headquarters Library at Pate Room
May 30 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Start a D&D campaign, play old favorites like Monopoly or chess or bring your best “Magic: the Gathering” deck to compete with others who play. All card and table top games are welcome. Snacks are … Continue reading New Adults: Gaming
Tween & Teen Art Studio 4:00 pm
Tween & Teen Art Studio @ Cliffdale Regional Branch at Cliffdale Meeting Room
May 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Learn about a famous artist or art period and then make your own creations. Basic art supplies are provided. Participants are welcome to bring their own supplies, too. Grades 4-12.
Techsplorers 4:30 pm
Techsplorers @ Hope Mills Branch at Hope Mills Meeting Room
May 30 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
This is a tech class designed to introduce elementary students to new technologies, programs and websites while learning computer vocabulary and online safety. Call 425-8455 to register. Grades 3-5.
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Teen Scene Movie Madness 2:30 pm
Teen Scene Movie Madness @ West Regional Branch at West Regional Branch Library Meeting Room
May 31 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
2:30 pm-5:00 pm. Teens vote on the action movie of the day. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12
Chillax for Teens: Whatcha’ Makin’ Wednesday – Brush Bots 3:00 pm
Chillax for Teens: Whatcha’ Makin’ Wednesday – Brush Bots @ East Regional Branch at East Regional Meeting Room
May 31 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Bring your imagination to life through crafts, games and conversation with your friends. Grades 6-12.
Spilled Ink: Teen Writing Club 4:00 pm
Spilled Ink: Teen Writing Club @ East Regional Branch at East Regional Conference Room
May 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Discover your personal writing style with other teens who enjoy reading, writing and creating. Grades 6-12. =0D=0A
Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop 6:00 pm
Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop @ The Rock Shop
May 31 @ 6:00 pm
Fayetteville Art Attack The Rock Shop 6 p.m. If you want to be a part of or just witness different types of art being created or performed right in front of your eyes then this … Continue reading Fayetteville Art Attack – The Rock Shop
Weight Watchers at Work 6:30 pm
Weight Watchers at Work @ Bordeaux Branch at Bordeaux Meeting Room
May 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wellness class



 
 
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