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January 2022

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Durham Dark & Mysterious Ghost Walk

January 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 29, 2022

American Tobacco Campus, 705 Willard St.
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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The “Durham Dark & Mysterious Ghost Walk” is a family-friendly 1.5-mile walking tour designed for adults and kids (children 8 years & older please) seeking a unique and different downtown Durham, North Carolina experience. The tour combines local ghost stories, folklore and local history as it takes you to six different Ghost & Paranormal sites including Bull Durham Factory, Kress Store Building, Devil’s Teacher, Hotel Malbourne Memory, Snow Building and the Liggett-Myers Factory stories are on the itinerary.

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March 2022

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Life After Windows Book Party with Inez Ribustello

March 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Counting House Restaurant, 111 Corcoran Street
Durham, 27701
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Inez Rubsitello, Tarboro native, Restaurateur and Author will be reading from her book Life After Windows. Her story details her time as Beverage Manager at Windows on the Worlds, the restaurant she called home on the 107th floor of the World Trade Center, the effects of the 9/11 attacks and her journey back to Tarboro to begin her life over. Light bites will be provided as well as a cash bar. Letters Bookshop will be co-hosting the event and copies…

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Welcome to Night Vale @ The Carolina Theatre

March 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Carolina Theatre, 309 Morgan St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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HEALTH CHECK REQUIRED: The artist is requiring proof of a negative test or COVID-19 vaccination to attend this event. Please note that all guests will be required to show a matching ID with their vaccination/negative test results. Masks must also be worn. Health policies are subject to change. Learn more. Our host, Cecil, and his beautiful scientist husband Carlos are building a new house for themselves, but strange occurrences and ghostly encounters are plaguing the construction process. It’s probably nothing.…

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‘Ernie Barnes: Football, Art, & Durham’ Hosted by the Museum of Durham History

March 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Durham Arts Council, 120 Morris Street
DURHAM, NC, NC 27701
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Free

On Thursday, March 31st, at 7pm, the Museum of Durham History is hosting a special presentation about the life and impact of Ernie Barnes, renowned football player and artist. The Museum will be joined by Mr. Barnes' daughter, Deidre Barnes. This event will take place at the Durham Arts Council, located at 120 Morris St. Please RSVP at this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ernie-barnes-football-art-and-durham-tickets-277021297157

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April 2022

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Family Saturday Series presents The Magic of African Rhythm @ The Carolina Theatre

April 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Carolina Theatre, 309 Morgan St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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SAFETY COMMITMENT: Your safety is our top priority. The Carolina Theatre of Durham has upgraded our HVAC systems and filtration to provide the safest air possible and increased our cleaning to GBAC Star-certified COVID standards. Masks are recommended to be worn while inside the theater but are no longer required. Please note, entry requirements are subject to change. Learn more. Teli Shabu is a professional musician originally from Liberia, West Africa. Teli grew up in a family performance ensemble where…

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25th Annual Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

April 7 - April 10
$8 – $150

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is an annual international event dedicated to the theatrical exhibition of nonfiction cinema. Each spring, Full Frame welcomes filmmakers and film lovers from around the world for a four-day, morning-to-midnight array of dozens of films, as well as discussions, panels, and Southern hospitality. The festival is a program of the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the 2022 event will be held entirely online.

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25th Annual Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

April 7 - April 10
$8 – $150

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is an annual international event dedicated to the theatrical exhibition of nonfiction cinema. Each spring, Full Frame welcomes filmmakers and film lovers from around the world for a four-day, morning-to-midnight array of dozens of films, as well as discussions, panels, and Southern hospitality. The festival is a program of the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the 2022 event will be held entirely online.

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Third Friday @ The Museum of Durham History

April 15 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Museum of Durham History, 500 W. Main St.
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Free

The Museum of Durham History will be open late for Third Friday, from 10am-8pm on April 15th. Our current exhibit, 'More Than Just a Game: The NCCU vs. NC A&T Football Rivalry', will be replaced at the beginning of May, so make sure to come see this great display before it is too late! We are located at 500 W Main Street, just across the street from the Durham Arts Council. We hope to see you here!

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The Monti: What Was I Thinking? @ The Carolina Theatre

April 28 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Carolina Theatre, 309 Morgan St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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SAFETY COMMITMENT: Your safety is our top priority. The Carolina Theatre of Durham has upgraded our HVAC systems and filtration to provide the safest air possible and increased our cleaning to GBAC Star-certified COVID standards. Masks are recommended to be worn while inside the theater but are no longer required. Please note, entry requirements are subject to change. Learn more. Humans are intelligent beings, right? We make decisions logically and rationally, right?! WRONG. To be human is to feel regret—to…

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June 2022

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Storytime on the Roof @ The Durham Hotel

June 8 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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One event on July 13, 2022 at 10:30 am

One event on August 10, 2022 at 10:30 am

One event on September 14, 2022 at 10:30 am

One event on October 26, 2022 at 10:30 am

The Durham Hotel, 315 E. Chapel Hill Street
Durham, 27701
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Free

We are excited to bring back a Durham Hotel tradition! This summer, join us on the Roof for Storytime with Durham County Library. Bring the family up to the open-air rooftop for stories and songs with our friends at Durham County Library. Stop by the Coffee Bar in our lobby to grab juice, house-made pastries, and Counter Culture Coffee to enjoy before or after Storytime. This event is free and all ages are welcome.

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