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Animal Services Events

  1. Spread The Love! (Valentine Adoption Special)

    February 1, 2019, 12:00 PM - February 28, 2019, 7:30 PM @ Animal Services Center

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  2. Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination & Microchip clinic!

    February 21, 2019, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Farmer's Market on Margaret Lane in Hillsborough

    1-year and 3-year rabies vaccinations will be available for $10. Please bring a previous rabies certificate in order to get the 3-year vaccine. Microchips also available for $35. Please bring all pets on leashes or in carriers.

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Countywide Events

  1. Becoming a Creative Genius Coursework - Seymour

    February 19, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Seymour Center

    Leading neuroscientists have identified three important changes in the aging brain that invite new creative growth. Carl Nordgren has taken the content that has helped thousands of creative professionals, entrepreneurs, and college students become more creative in their thinking and entrepreneurial in their behavior and built a new course around those findings. Each class is highly interactive. The course will accelerate your creative growth and you’ll create a plan for your continued growth. Min: 5/Max: 30.

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  2. Free Tax Help for All Ages - Passmore

    February 20, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:01 AM @ Passmore Center

    Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides FREE federal and state income tax preparation to eligible individuals with low-to-middle income, regardless of age or county of residence. Make an Appointment Today: 1 - Online at BIT.LY/OCNCVITA. Be sure to review the eligibility guidelines and What to Bring document. or 2 - Call us at 919-245-4242. Please leave your name and phone number for a return call. Walk-in Clients will be served if time permits. Walk-in clients must meet all eligibility criteria and have all required documents. You should arrive by 9 am for the best chance of being served. Service without an appointment cannot be guaranteed.

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  3. Petals with a Purpose - Seymour

    February 20, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Seymour Center

    The Arc of the Triangle’s Petals with a Purpose connects flowers to people, all the while making a positive difference on the environment. Using items destined for the landfill and with support from the community, Petals with a Purpose needs YOU! This is an opportunity for volunteers and friends to come together weekly to create bouquets of fresh flowers that are delivered to local partners in our community. Please register if you are able to assist. Min: 5/ Max: 8 Leader: Courtney Owens, Outreach and Volunteer Specialist

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  4. Free Tax Help for All Ages - Seymour

    February 21, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:01 AM @ Seymour Center

    Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides FREE federal and state income tax preparation to eligible individuals with low-to-middle income, regardless of age or county of residence. Make an Appointment Today: 1 - Online at BIT.LY/OCNCVITA. Be sure to review the eligibility guidelines and What to Bring document; or 2 - Call us at 919-245-4242. Please leave your name and phone number for a return call. Walk-in Clients will be served if time permits. Walk-in clients must meet all eligibility criteria and have all required documents. You should arrive by 9 am for the best chance of being served. Service without an appointment cannot be guaranteed.

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  5. Free Tax Help for All Ages - Seymour

    February 22, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:01 AM @ Seymour Center

    Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides FREE federal and state income tax preparation to eligible individuals with low-to-middle income, regardless of age or county of residence. Make an Appointment Today: 1 - Online at BIT.LY/OCNCVITA. Be sure to review the eligibility guidelines and What to Bring document; or 2 - Call us at 919-245-4242. Please leave your name and phone number for a return call. Walk-in Clients will be served if time permits. Walk-in clients must meet all eligibility criteria and have all required documents. You should arrive by 9 am for the best chance of being served. Service without an appointment cannot be guaranteed.

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  6. Orange County Senior Games Registration Now Open!

    February 22, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:01 AM

    The 2019 Orange County Senior Games’ Athletic Events will be held Apr 6 – May 4. The SilverArts visual/heritage art show will go on display beginning Mon, Apr 8 at the Seymour Center. Pick up or call one of the sponsoring locations for a registration application and a schedule of events: The Passmore Center - Hillsborough, The Seymour Center – Chapel Hill, Carrboro Recreation and Parks, and Chapel Hill Parks and Recreation. For more information and/or to volunteer please call or email: Myra Austin, 919-245-2020; Lee Schimmelfing, 919-606-2598; or Dana Hughes at 919-918-7372. For information about SilverArts, including the cheerleaders, call Cydnee Sims at 919-245-4250.

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  7. Becoming a Creative Genius Coursework - Seymour

    February 22, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Seymour Center

    Leading neuroscientists have identified three important changes in the aging brain that invite new creative growth. Carl Nordgren has taken the content that has helped thousands of creative professionals, entrepreneurs, and college students become more creative in their thinking and entrepreneurial in their behavior and built a new course around those findings. Each class is highly interactive. The course will accelerate your creative growth and you’ll create a plan for your continued growth. Min: 5/Max: 30.

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  8. Black History Month Congolese Drumming Celebration - Seymour

    February 22, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Seymour Center

    Ready for a high time that just might get you out of your seat to dance? Come out and join Dr Kenneth Wilson and students for several selections honoring Black History Month. Drum teacher and international performer Pline Mounzeo, our special Congolese guest, will join us for the festivities. Let the rhythm of the drums take over! Light refreshments will follow. Min: 25/ Max: 80

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  9. Free Tax Help for All Ages - Passmore

    February 23, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:01 AM @ Passmore Center

    Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides FREE federal and state income tax preparation to eligible individuals with low-to-middle income, regardless of age or county of residence. Make an Appointment Today: 1 - Online at BIT.LY/OCNCVITA. Be sure to review the eligibility guidelines and What to Bring document. or 2 - Call us at 919-245-4242. Please leave your name and phone number for a return call. Walk-in Clients will be served if time permits. Walk-in clients must meet all eligibility criteria and have all required documents. You should arrive by 9 am for the best chance of being served. Service without an appointment cannot be guaranteed.

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  10. Free Tax Help for All Ages - Seymour

    February 23, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:01 AM @ Seymour Center

    Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides FREE federal and state income tax preparation to eligible individuals with low-to-middle income, regardless of age or county of residence. Make an Appointment Today: 1 - Online at BIT.LY/OCNCVITA. Be sure to review the eligibility guidelines and What to Bring document; or 2 - Call us at 919-245-4242. Please leave your name and phone number for a return call. Walk-in Clients will be served if time permits. Walk-in clients must meet all eligibility criteria and have all required documents. You should arrive by 9 am for the best chance of being served. Service without an appointment cannot be guaranteed.

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  11. 29th Annual Pauli Murray Awards

    February 24, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Whitted Building

    Join the Orange County Human Relations Commission to celebrate this year's deserving recipients of the Pauli Murray Award. This will be the 29th Annual event!

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  12. Becoming a Creative Genius Coursework - Seymour

    February 26, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Seymour Center

    Leading neuroscientists have identified three important changes in the aging brain that invite new creative growth. Carl Nordgren has taken the content that has helped thousands of creative professionals, entrepreneurs, and college students become more creative in their thinking and entrepreneurial in their behavior and built a new course around those findings. Each class is highly interactive. The course will accelerate your creative growth and you’ll create a plan for your continued growth. Min: 5/Max: 30.

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  13. Free Tax Help for All Ages - Passmore

    February 27, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:01 AM @ Passmore Center

    Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides FREE federal and state income tax preparation to eligible individuals with low-to-middle income, regardless of age or county of residence. Make an Appointment Today: 1 - Online at BIT.LY/OCNCVITA. Be sure to review the eligibility guidelines and What to Bring document. or 2 - Call us at 919-245-4242. Please leave your name and phone number for a return call. Walk-in Clients will be served if time permits. Walk-in clients must meet all eligibility criteria and have all required documents. You should arrive by 9 am for the best chance of being served. Service without an appointment cannot be guaranteed.

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  14. Petals with a Purpose - Seymour

    February 27, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Seymour Center

    The Arc of the Triangle’s Petals with a Purpose connects flowers to people, all the while making a positive difference on the environment. Using items destined for the landfill and with support from the community, Petals with a Purpose needs YOU! This is an opportunity for volunteers and friends to come together weekly to create bouquets of fresh flowers that are delivered to local partners in our community. Please register if you are able to assist. Min: 5/ Max: 8 Leader: Courtney Owens, Outreach and Volunteer Specialist

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  15. Free Tax Help for All Ages - Seymour

    February 28, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:01 AM @ Seymour Center

    Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) provides FREE federal and state income tax preparation to eligible individuals with low-to-middle income, regardless of age or county of residence. Make an Appointment Today: 1 - Online at BIT.LY/OCNCVITA. Be sure to review the eligibility guidelines and What to Bring document; or 2 - Call us at 919-245-4242. Please leave your name and phone number for a return call. Walk-in Clients will be served if time permits. Walk-in clients must meet all eligibility criteria and have all required documents. You should arrive by 9 am for the best chance of being served. Service without an appointment cannot be guaranteed.

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  16. Legal Services - Passmore

    February 28, 2019, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Passmore Center

    Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc is a non-profit, federally funded organization that provides free legal assistance, advice, and representation to low-income individuals and senior citizens on a variety of non-criminal legal issues. At the senior centers they execute Simple Wills, Living Wills, Powers of Attorney and Health Care Powers of Attorney. During the first hour, 10 – 11 am, each month there will be a presentation on "Consumer Protection Law"; during this time an attorney from Legal Aid will talk about laws that safeguard our finances and protect us from financial exploitation. This series will include 6 separate workshops on various topics including scams, identity theft, elder abuse, managing credit and debt, and unfair debt collection. Legal Aid is also available for questions regarding Wills and Advanced Directives. After the presentation the attorney will be available to provide one-on-one confidential advice.

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Library

  1. Tiny Tots Storytime | Main Library

    February 19, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:25 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children from walkers to age 3 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 25-minute interactive program that incorporates age-appropriate books, rhymes, music, and movement. (30-minute Stay and Play follows this storytime.)

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  2. Kids Explore | Main Library | Grades k-2

    February 19, 2019, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Kids Explore, a program for Grades K-2, provides hands-on STEAM activities to engage children’s creativity and problem solving skills. The children are given opportunities to explore monthly themes from different angles about a variety of topics while socializing with their peers at the library.

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  3. Black History, Black Futures Poetry Reading | Main Library | Adults

    February 19, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    Celebrate Black History Month with a poetry reading featuring Ashley Harris, Fred Joiner, Caleb Torain, and Gideon Young. Ashley Harris is a former youth-slam competitor and the author of If the Hero of Time Was Black. Fred Joiner is a two-time winner of the Larry Neal Award for Poetry and a 2014 Artist Fellowship Winner awarded by the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities. Caleb Torain is a local youth poet, and Gideon Young is a member of the Carrboro Poets Council whose poetry appears in publications including Carve Magazine, Spillway, Wild Plum Haiku, and Black Gold: an Anthology of Black Poetry. The event is free and open to the public. Registration is encouraged at bit.ly/writingevents or call 919-245-2536. This event is supported by the Orange County Arts Commission.

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  4. Preschool Storytime | Main Library

    February 20, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 30-minute interactive program with books, songs, and movement to nurture pre-reading skills. (30-minute Stay and Play follows this storytime.)

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  5. Carrboro Branch Yarn Club | Ages 16+

    February 20, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Carrboro Branch Library

    Drop by and knit, tat or crochet with us. We have supplies. For more information call, 919969.3006.

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  6. Tech Classes at the Cybrary | Windows | Adults

    February 21, 2019, 3:00 PM @ Carrboro Cybrary

    Join us for an introduction to navigating and using a Windows computer.

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  7. Spice it Up! A Cooking Class for Young Chefs | Main Library| Grades 3-5

    February 21, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    Sharpen your culinary skills and learn some new ones during this cooking class for would-be chefs. Call or stop by to register 919-245-2532 to register. Space is limited.

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  8. No Books and Snacks for Middle and High Schoolers. It will resume May 31.

    February 22, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

    Last Fridays of the month, middle and high schoolers are invited to meet and chat about what they’ve read over snacks with the Teen Advisory Board. At each meeting, participants will vote on new a genre or topic to read about and a new snack to have for the next meeting. No registration required. For information about the current month’s genre or topic and snack, visit bit.ly/ocpltab_bns

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  9. Wee Kings and Queens Dance | Main Library | Ages 0–3 with a caregiver

    February 22, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    Put on your fanciest clothes and come to the royal ball! Don your crowns, dance the night away, and enjoy other royal activities fit for tiny kings and queens.

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  10. Saturday Storytime at Main

    February 23, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children from walkers to age 5, their caregivers and their siblings are invited to storytime. This storytime is followed by a 30 minute stay and play.

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  11. Writing Political Poems Workshop | Main Library | Adults

    February 23, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    Poets everywhere are speaking out about what they believe in. In this generative workshop, we'll examine techniques used in poems that tackle tough topics like racial inequality, immigration, war, climate change, and governmental incompetence. We'll then use those techniques to begin our own poems. The event is free and open to the public. Writers working at all levels and in other genres are welcome. To register, https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5MwCd0dk6T1o-UdtGaonZx8ff4nOCrZxqH2zj-ZN89UHMlA/viewform or call 919-245-2536. This event is supported by the Orange County Arts Commission.

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  12. Classic Film Screening | Main Library | Adults

    February 24, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Main Library, Hillsborough

    The Hillsborough Classic Film Society hosts a series of classic, foreign, and independent film screenings. Each screening is accompanied by short discussions of pertinent themes. This program is FREE and open to the public; light refreshments will be served. For more information and to RSVP, visit https://www.hillsboroughclassicfilms.com/

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  13. Baby Lapsit Storytime | Main Library

    February 25, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Babies and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 20-minute lapsit program that incorporates age-appropriate books, rhymes, music and movement. Stay after for free play. It's a wonderful way to extend the fun!

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  14. Tiny Tots Storytime | Main Library

    February 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:25 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children from walkers to age 3 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 25-minute interactive program that incorporates age-appropriate books, rhymes, music, and movement. (30-minute Stay and Play follows this storytime.)

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  15. Kids Explore | Main Library | Grades k-2

    February 26, 2019, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Kids Explore, a program for Grades K-2, provides hands-on STEAM activities to engage children’s creativity and problem solving skills. The children are given opportunities to explore monthly themes from different angles about a variety of topics while socializing with their peers at the library.

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  16. Preschool Storytime | Main Library

    February 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

    Main Library Meeting Room. Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in a 30-minute interactive program with books, songs, and movement to nurture pre-reading skills. (30-minute Stay and Play follows this storytime.)

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  17. Carrboro Book Club | Carrboro Branch | Adults

    February 28, 2019, 6:30 PM

    This club meets the fourth Tuesday of the Month at 6:30 p.m. at the Carrboro Branch Library at McDougle Middle School. Join us for this free monthly librarian-led discussion. Copies of the book are usually available. Please call the Carrboro Branch at 919.969.3006 or email JSmith@orangecountync.gov for more details. October 23: The Last Ballad by Wiley Cash November 27: The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen December: No Meeting January 22: Old Filth by Jane Gardam February 26: Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler March 26: In the Darkroom by Susan Faludi

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