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Yoga in the Galleries at Ackland
Aug
12
12:00 PM12:00

Yoga in the Galleries at Ackland

Take a break from your day and explore the world of yoga in the beautiful setting of the Ackland!

The hour-long session offered most Mondays from 12:00-1:00 PM is taught by registered yoga teacher Joanne Marshall. Yoga in the Galleries provides an opportunity to practice a series of gentle yoga poses inspired by the art in the gallery. Beginners are welcome. Yoga mats are provided. Wear comfortable clothing that will allow you to stretch.

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Yoga with Growga! at Dead Mule Club
Aug
11
1:30 PM13:30

Yoga with Growga! at Dead Mule Club

Enjoy fun & engaging Growga on the Dead Mule's beautiful deck! Join your child or relax with a drink & snack. Come play at 1:30, class starts at 2pm. Growga class is $10 per family or $15 with a house drink.

Our goal is to grow this pilot class into a series. We’re looking for feedback on time & day preference, as well as cost. We want this to be affordable for all families! Don’t let price stop you, just message us on Facebook or email us if you need a scholarship :)

*If it's too hot under tents & fans, we'll play & socialize inside.

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Jun
18
3:30 PM15:30

Star Families: Survival Skills Using the Sky at Morehead Planetarium

Explore astronomy themes as a family! The Star Families series is designed for children (ages 7-12) accompanied by their families. This special program is also good for Scout troops, 4-H clubs and other groups that involve children and parents learning together.

Please note: Unless part of a chaperoned group, each child must be accompanied by his or her parent or guardian.

Registration and Fees

Click on the Register Now! link beside the program title.

  • Adults: $7.68 (plus NC state sales tax)
  • Children, students and senior citizens: $6.51 (plus NC state sales tax)

Private Shows

Groups of 15 or more people may reserve a private showing of any Star Families program. This private show must occur on a date within one week before or after the date of the scheduled public program. Private show pricing applies. To reserve a private show, call Guest Relations at 919-962-1236 during regular business hours. You must reserve a private show at least two weeks in advance.

SCHEDULE

 

Star Families: Survival Skills Using the Sky
Jun 18 2016 - 3:30pm
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Star Families: Summer Skies
Jul 16 2016 - 3:30pm
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Star Families: Greek Myths and Legends
Aug 13 2016 - 3:30pm
REGISTER NOW!

- See more at: http://moreheadplanetarium.org/programs/youth-family-programs/star-families#sthash.L1H4c9eh.dpuf

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Jun
13
7:00 PM19:00

2016 B.A.R.S. Training

2016 B.A.R.STRAINING

Chapel Hill Police Dept. will host a free B.A.R.S. Training Session on the following dates at 7:00 pm in the Chapel Hill Courthouse (175 E. Franklin St.)  Be A Responsible Seller (BARS) is an educational program offered to educate employees of licensed ABC outlets regarding the criminal laws and administrative regulations governing responsible business operation.

February 22nd, April 18th and June 13th .  Dates for August, October and December TBA.

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May
23
1:00 PM13:00

Tai Chi in the Galleries at Ackland Art Museum

Tai Chi in the Galleries

Join us for Tai Chi in the Galleries inspired by the renowned Asian art collections at the Ackland. Tai chi is an ancient Chinese movement practice known to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical balance and well-being. This class uses gentle Sun-style tai chi routines that are safe, easy to learn, and suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

All movements are done standing. Wear comfortable clothes and supportive flat shoes. The class is taught by Joanne Marshall, a certified yoga and Tai Chi for Health instructor. More information about Sun Style tai chi can be found at the Tai Chi for Health Institute website.

Registration: Space is limited! Please register below.

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others. Now accepting payments by CREDIT CARDS in addition to cash and check!

When: Most Mondays; 1:00-2:00 PM (see below for dates)

See Also: Yoga in the Galleries sessions take place at 12 noon on Mondays, immediately preceding Tai Chi. We hope you’ll try a class!

May 23 – Register here!

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May
23
12:00 PM12:00

Yoga in the Galleries at Ackland Art Museum

Yoga in the Galleries

Take a break from your day and explore the world of yoga in the beautiful setting of the Ackland! The hour-long session offered by registered yoga teacher Joanne Marshall will provide an opportunity to practice a series of gentle yoga poses inspired by the art in the gallery.

Beginners are welcome. Yoga mats are provided. Wear comfortable clothing that will allow you to stretch.

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others. Now accepting payments by CREDIT CARDS in addition to cash and check!

Registration: Click the links below to register online for the classes of your choice!

May 23 – Register here!

See Also: Tai Chi in the Galleries sessions take place on Mondays, immediately following Yoga, from 1:00-2:00 PM. We hope you’ll try a class!

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May
21
3:30 PM15:30

Star Families: Planets at Morehead Planetarium

Explore astronomy themes as a family! The Star Families series is designed for children (ages 7-12) accompanied by their families. This special program is also good for Scout troops, 4-H clubs and other groups that involve children and parents learning together.

Please note: Unless part of a chaperoned group, each child must be accompanied by his or her parent or guardian.

Registration and Fees

Click on the Register Now! link beside the program title.

  • Adults: $7.68 (plus NC state sales tax)
  • Children, students and senior citizens: $6.51 (plus NC state sales tax)

Private Shows

Groups of 15 or more people may reserve a private showing of any Star Families program. This private show must occur on a date within one week before or after the date of the scheduled public program. Private show pricing applies. To reserve a private show, call Guest Relations at 919-962-1236 during regular business hours. You must reserve a private show at least two weeks in advance.

SCHEDULE

Star Families: Planets
May 21 2016 - 3:30pm
REGISTER NOW!

Star Families: Survival Skills Using the Sky
Jun 18 2016 - 3:30pm
REGISTER NOW!

Star Families: Summer Skies
Jul 16 2016 - 3:30pm
REGISTER NOW!

Star Families: Greek Myths and Legends
Aug 13 2016 - 3:30pm
REGISTER NOW!

- See more at: http://moreheadplanetarium.org/programs/youth-family-programs/star-families#sthash.L1H4c9eh.dpuf

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May
16
12:00 PM12:00

Yoga in the Galleries at Ackland Art Museum

Yoga in the Galleries

Take a break from your day and explore the world of yoga in the beautiful setting of the Ackland! The hour-long session offered by registered yoga teacher Joanne Marshall will provide an opportunity to practice a series of gentle yoga poses inspired by the art in the gallery.

Beginners are welcome. Yoga mats are provided. Wear comfortable clothing that will allow you to stretch.

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others. Now accepting payments by CREDIT CARDS in addition to cash and check!

Registration: Click the links below to register online for the classes of your choice!

Upcoming Dates

May 16 – Register here!
May 23 – Register here!

See Also: Tai Chi in the Galleries sessions take place on Mondays, immediately following Yoga, from 1:00-2:00 PM. We hope you’ll try a class!

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May
15
11:00 AM11:00

Barre Yoga at KLW Yoga to Beyoncé

Love Beyoncé?
Love Barre?
Love Brunch?

Join KLW this Sunday for a barre class expertly choreographed to Beyoncé's video-music extravaganza "Lemonade." KLW is bringing her big screen and her own copy of the film so that now, you won't have to choose between watching "Lemonade" again, or working out. Stay after class to enjoy brunch with your barre buddies, and some of KLW's favorite "Lemonade" recipes. Register here: https://goo.gl/RZuRjF.

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May
14
10:30 AM10:30

Drawing for Tweens at Ackland Art Museum

Drawing for Tweens

This program invites 10- to 13-year-olds to look at selected works in the Ackland’s galleries and identify techniques that the artists used to make them. Gallery teachers demonstrate and teach participants technical skills, which they can then apply to their own artistic creations. A mix of drawing from works on display and creating one’s own original works is offered in each session. Materials are provided.

Free to members | $5 per child for non-members. As space is limited, please RSVP using the links below. 

See Drawing for Tweens on the blog “On Franklin and Main”

Upcoming Sessions

14 May 2016, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
“Drawing Heads”
Register here!

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May
9
1:00 PM13:00

Tai Chi in the Galleries at Ackland Art Museum

Tai Chi in the Galleries

Join us for Tai Chi in the Galleries inspired by the renowned Asian art collections at the Ackland. Tai chi is an ancient Chinese movement practice known to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical balance and well-being. This class uses gentle Sun-style tai chi routines that are safe, easy to learn, and suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

All movements are done standing. Wear comfortable clothes and supportive flat shoes. The class is taught by Joanne Marshall, a certified yoga and Tai Chi for Health instructor. More information about Sun Style tai chi can be found at the Tai Chi for Health Institute website.

Registration: Space is limited! Please register below.

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others. Now accepting payments by CREDIT CARDS in addition to cash and check!

When: Most Mondays; 1:00-2:00 PM (see below for dates)

See Also: Yoga in the Galleries sessions take place at 12 noon on Mondays, immediately preceding Tai Chi. We hope you’ll try a class!

Upcoming Sessions

May 9 – Register here!
May 23 – Register here!

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May
9
12:00 PM12:00

Yoga in the Galleries at Ackland Art Museum

Yoga in the Galleries

Take a break from your day and explore the world of yoga in the beautiful setting of the Ackland! The hour-long session offered by registered yoga teacher Joanne Marshall will provide an opportunity to practice a series of gentle yoga poses inspired by the art in the gallery.

Beginners are welcome. Yoga mats are provided. Wear comfortable clothing that will allow you to stretch.

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others. Now accepting payments by CREDIT CARDS in addition to cash and check!

Registration: Click the links below to register online for the classes of your choice!

Upcoming Dates

May 9 – Register here!
May 16 – Register here!
May 23 – Register here!

See Also: Tai Chi in the Galleries sessions take place on Mondays, immediately following Yoga, from 1:00-2:00 PM. We hope you’ll try a class!

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May
2
1:00 PM13:00

Tai Chi in the Galleries at Ackland Art Museum

Tai Chi in the Galleries

Join us for Tai Chi in the Galleries inspired by the renowned Asian art collections at the Ackland. Tai chi is an ancient Chinese movement practice known to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical balance and well-being. This class uses gentle Sun-style tai chi routines that are safe, easy to learn, and suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

All movements are done standing. Wear comfortable clothes and supportive flat shoes. The class is taught by Joanne Marshall, a certified yoga and Tai Chi for Health instructor. More information about Sun Style tai chi can be found at the Tai Chi for Health Institute website.

Registration: Space is limited! Please register below.

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others. Now accepting payments by CREDIT CARDS in addition to cash and check!

When: Most Mondays; 1:00-2:00 PM (see below for dates)

See Also: Yoga in the Galleries sessions take place at 12 noon on Mondays, immediately preceding Tai Chi. We hope you’ll try a class!

Upcoming Sessions

May 2 – Register here!
May 9 – Register here!
May 23 – Register here!

 

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May
2
12:00 PM12:00

Yoga in the Galleries at Ackland Art Museum

Yoga in the Galleries

Take a break from your day and explore the world of yoga in the beautiful setting of the Ackland! The hour-long session offered by registered yoga teacher Joanne Marshall will provide an opportunity to practice a series of gentle yoga poses inspired by the art in the gallery.

Beginners are welcome. Yoga mats are provided. Wear comfortable clothing that will allow you to stretch.

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others. Now accepting payments by CREDIT CARDS in addition to cash and check!

Registration: Click the links below to register online for the classes of your choice!

Upcoming Dates

May 2 – Register here!
May 9 – Register here!
May 16 – Register here!
May 23 – Register here!

See Also: Tai Chi in the Galleries sessions take place on Mondays, immediately following Yoga, from 1:00-2:00 PM. We hope you’ll try a class!

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Apr
25
1:00 PM13:00

Tai Chi in the Galleries at Ackland Art Museum

Tai Chi in the Galleries

Join us for Tai Chi in the Galleries inspired by the renowned Asian art collections at the Ackland. Tai chi is an ancient Chinese movement practice known to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical balance and well-being. This class uses gentle Sun-style tai chi routines that are safe, easy to learn, and suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

All movements are done standing. Wear comfortable clothes and supportive flat shoes. The class is taught by Joanne Marshall, a certified yoga and Tai Chi for Health instructor. More information about Sun Style tai chi can be found at the Tai Chi for Health Institute website.

Registration: Space is limited! Please register below.

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others. Now accepting payments by CREDIT CARDS in addition to cash and check!

When: Most Mondays; 1:00-2:00 PM (see below for dates)

See Also: Yoga in the Galleries sessions take place at 12 noon on Mondays, immediately preceding Tai Chi. We hope you’ll try a class!

Upcoming Sessions

April 25 – Register here!
May 2 – Register here!
May 9 – Register here!
May 23 – Register here!

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Apr
25
12:00 PM12:00

Yoga in the Galleries at Ackland Art Museum

Yoga in the Galleries

Take a break from your day and explore the world of yoga in the beautiful setting of the Ackland! The hour-long session offered by registered yoga teacher Joanne Marshall will provide an opportunity to practice a series of gentle yoga poses inspired by the art in the gallery.

Beginners are welcome. Yoga mats are provided. Wear comfortable clothing that will allow you to stretch.

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others. Now accepting payments by CREDIT CARDS in addition to cash and check!

Registration: Click the links below to register online for the classes of your choice!

Upcoming Dates

Apr 25 – Register here!
May 2 – Register here!
May 9 – Register here!
May 16 – Register here!
May 23 – Register here!

See Also: Tai Chi in the Galleries sessions take place on Mondays, immediately following Yoga, from 1:00-2:00 PM. We hope you’ll try a class!

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Apr
18
7:00 PM19:00

2016 B.A.R.S. Training

2016 B.A.R.STRAINING

Chapel Hill Police Dept. will host a free B.A.R.S. Training Session on the following dates at 7:00 pm in the Chapel Hill Courthouse (175 E. Franklin St.)  Be A Responsible Seller (BARS) is an educational program offered to educate employees of licensed ABC outlets regarding the criminal laws and administrative regulations governing responsible business operation.

February 22nd, April 18th and June 13th .  Dates for August, October and December TBA.

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Apr
18
1:00 PM13:00

Tai Chi in the Galleries at Ackland Art Museum

Tai Chi in the Galleries

Join us for Tai Chi in the Galleries inspired by the renowned Asian art collections at the Ackland. Tai chi is an ancient Chinese movement practice known to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical balance and well-being. This class uses gentle Sun-style tai chi routines that are safe, easy to learn, and suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

All movements are done standing. Wear comfortable clothes and supportive flat shoes. The class is taught by Joanne Marshall, a certified yoga and Tai Chi for Health instructor. More information about Sun Style tai chi can be found at the Tai Chi for Health Institute website.

Registration: Space is limited! Please register below.

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others. Now accepting payments by CREDIT CARDS in addition to cash and check!

When: Most Mondays; 1:00-2:00 PM (see below for dates)

See Also: Yoga in the Galleries sessions take place at 12 noon on Mondays, immediately preceding Tai Chi. We hope you’ll try a class!

Upcoming Sessions

April 18 – Register here!
April 25 – Register here!
ay 2 – Register here!
May 9 – Register here!
May 23 – Register here!

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Apr
18
12:00 PM12:00

Yoga in the Galleries at Ackland Art Museum

Yoga in the Galleries

Take a break from your day and explore the world of yoga in the beautiful setting of the Ackland! The hour-long session offered by registered yoga teacher Joanne Marshall will provide an opportunity to practice a series of gentle yoga poses inspired by the art in the gallery.

Beginners are welcome. Yoga mats are provided. Wear comfortable clothing that will allow you to stretch.

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others. Now accepting payments by CREDIT CARDS in addition to cash and check!

Registration: Click the links below to register online for the classes of your choice!

Upcoming Dates

Apr 18 – Register here!
Apr 25 – Register here!
May 2 – Register here!
May 9 – Register here!
May 16 – Register here!
May 23 – Register here!

See Also: Tai Chi in the Galleries sessions take place on Mondays, immediately following Yoga, from 1:00-2:00 PM. We hope you’ll try a class!

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Apr
9
10:30 AM10:30

Drawing for Tweens at Ackland Art Museum

Drawing for Tweens

This program invites 10- to 13-year-olds to look at selected works in the Ackland’s galleries and identify techniques that the artists used to make them. Gallery teachers demonstrate and teach participants technical skills, which they can then apply to their own artistic creations. A mix of drawing from works on display and creating one’s own original works is offered in each session. Materials are provided.

Free to members | $5 per child for non-members. As space is limited, please RSVP using the links below. 

See Drawing for Tweens on the blog “On Franklin and Main”

Upcoming Sessions

9 April 2016, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
“Rendering Three Dimensions”
Register here!

*NEW THIS MONTH* Grown-ups, join us for a guided Encounter Art Tour while your tweens draw! Meet in the lobby at 10:45 and 1:15. More info here.

14 May 2016, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
“Drawing Heads”
Register here!

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Apr
2
10:00 AM10:00

Yoga in the Forest

The first outdoor drama was held at the Forest Theater in 1916. And now an outdoor yoga class with Franklin Street Yoga Center. Connect with fellow yogis and nature while practicing sun salutations in the sun and savoring the inspiring vistas of the stone theater and surrounding forest. Wear your neon colors and let's create an unforgettable morning together. Bring your own mat. You may want to bring a towel to put under your mat because you will be practicing on the steps of the Forest Theater. This is a donation event for the Coalition to Unchain Dogs. 

The Coalition to Unchain Dogs improves the welfare of dogs living in under-served communities as well as dogs continuously chained outdoors by offering information and free services including wellness care, spay/neuter, vaccinations and fences. By providing nonjudgmental assistance and building relationships within the community, the Coalition to Unchain Dogs bolsters connections between dogs and their human companions.
www.unchaindogs.net

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Mar
23
6:30 PM18:30

The Hips Role in Lower Back and Knee Pain with Chapel Hill Training

The Hips Role in Lower Back and Knee Pain

This seminar focuses on the biomechanical issues that arise at the hips and result in lower back and knee pain. Patrick McNamara will be leading a fantastic talk on how your hips may be the culprit behind your pain and the ways in which you can counteract it.

Link to more info about the event
http://www.chapelhilltraining.com/client-log-in/

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Mar
17
5:45 PM17:45

Fitness and Franklin Street with Chapel Hill Training!

Fitness and Franklin Street!

Looking for a fun way to spend your St. Patrick's Day? Looking for a cool place to workout? Want to meet more people in the area? Join Chapel Hill Training on Thursday, March 17th, for a great workout followed by a trip to Old Chicago for food and drinks!

Link to more info about the event
http://www.chapelhilltraining.com/client-log-in/

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Feb
22
7:00 PM19:00

2016 B.A.R.S. Training

2016 B.A.R.S. TRAINING

Chapel Hill Police Dept. will host a free B.A.R.S. Training Session on the following dates at 7:00 pm in the Chapel Hill Courthouse (175 E. Franklin St.)  Be A Responsible Seller (BARS) is an educational program offered to educate employees of licensed ABC outlets regarding the criminal laws and administrative regulations governing responsible business operation.

February 22nd, April 18th and June 13th .  Dates for August, October and December TBA.

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Feb
17
12:30 PM12:30

Tell About the South: "Social Medicine: Prenatal Care in a Group Setting" by Taylor Livingston

Based on an ethnographic investigation of the non-hierarchal prenatal healthcare program CenteringPregnancy, this talk explores how the macro-level forces of cultural and historical intersections of race, gender, and socioeconomics in the South influence the subjective experience of CP programs.

12:30 PM, Love House & Hutchins Forum

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Feb
11
4:30 PM16:30

Hutchins Lecture: "The Cherokee Diaspora" by Gregory D. Smithers

  • Graham Memorial Building, Room 039 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Smithers tells a remarkable story of courage, cultural innovation, and resilience, exploring the importance of migration and removal, land and tradition, culture and language in defining what it has meant to be Cherokee for a widely scattered people. 

4:30 PM, Room 039, Graham Memorial Hall

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