Thursday, December 05, 2013
|Holiday Shoppe varies (Holiday Events)|
Location: Cary Academy
The Cary Academy Holiday Shoppe raised money for need-based scholarships and community outreach. Shoppe is FREE and open to public. Hours: Thursday, Dec. 5, 9:30 am – 5 pm Friday, Dec. 6, 10:00am – 5pm and 6:30 – 9pm Saturday, Dec. 7, 10:00am – 4pm
|GreenNC 2013- Symposium For A/E/C 9AM to 5PM (Sustainabiity)|
Location: Raleigh Convention Center
GreenNC is a one-day event, hosted by the USGBC North Carolina Chapter, to provide education, information and networking to North Carolina and neighboring citizens interested in green building and sustainability. By bringing architects, engineers, contractors and consultants together with owners occupants and educators, the richness of the conversations and presentations have been notably valuable to attendees over the last seven years. Located at the LEED Silver Raleigh Convention Center, our event will focus on green building leadership in publicly funded agencies.
Saturday, December 07, 2013
|A COLONIAL CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE 11:00am to 4:00pm (Holiday Events)|
Location: JOEL LANE MUSEUM HOUSE, 160 SOUTH SAINT MARY'S STREET, RALEIGH, NC, 27603
The Joel Lane Museum House, “The Birthplace of North Carolina’s Capital,Admission is free, The house will be decorated with traditional greenery and Information about the house and grounds will be offered by costumed docents; re-enactors will demonstrate scenes of 18th-century life; the sounds of live music will fill the air; and other interpreters will entertain children using colonial games and crafts through the “Hands-on History” program.
|Toy Train Show 11:00AM (Holiday Events)|
Location: NC State Fairgrounds / Kerr Scott Bldg
A 2-day Toy Train Show, packed with Toy Trains and related items for sale including Lionel, American Flyer, and others both antique and modern. Operating Train Layouts, Children's Activities, Scenery Workshops, Parts, and minor repairs to toy trains. Kerr Scott Bldg\NC State Fairgrounds 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh 27607
|The Embers - Christmas Show 7:30pm (Musical Performances)|
Location: Louisburg College - Jones PAC
Having contributed to the beloved musical genre of "beach music" since its early days, The Embers have released more than 25 albums and singles through the years, and are currently completing a brand-new album. They have been inducted into the South Carolina Rhythm and Blues Hall of Fame and the South Carolina Beach Music Hall of Fame, and The Embers are honored to carry the moniker of North Carolina's Official Ambassadors of Music.
|A COLONIAL CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE 11:00AM TO 4:00PM (RALEIGH,NC 160 SOUTH SAINT MARY'S STREET / 2)|
Location: JOEL LANE MUSEUM HOUSE
The Joel Lane Museum house, “The Birthplace of North Carolina’s Capital,”celebration on Saturday, . Admission is free,Colonel Joel Lane was a founding father of North Carolina’s capital city and an officer in the Militia during the American Revolutionary War. House and grounds will be offered by costumed docents; re-enactors will demonstrate scenes of 18th-century life; and other interpreters will entertain children using colonial games and crafts.
Sunday, December 08, 2013
|21st Annual ArtWalk Noon to 5 p.m. (Arts)|
Location: Boylan Heights in Raleigh
Shop for unique Christmas gifts, including pottery, jewelry, prints, oils, watercolors and more.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
|Museum Store Holiday Open House and Book Signing 10:00 am to 6:00 pm (Holiday Events)|
Location: Joel Lane Museum House, Raleigh, NC
Enjoy hot wassail while you peruse the shop’s many gift ideas. Admission is free. At 5 pm, author Nancy Rascoe of Hertford, NC will briefly speak about and sign her book “The Sandy Banks Live On.” Ms. Rascoe wants to make sure that the history of Old Nags Head and other towns on the North Carolina Outer Banks lives on.
Saturday, December 14, 2013
|5K Reindeer Run/Walk and Rudolph's Family Fun Run 8:00am (Outdoor Fun)|
Location: Central Carolina Community College
The 9th Annual Reindeer Run is a USATF certified 5K course. It begins and ends on the paved trail of the Central Carolina Community College. It winds through the streets of quaint, historic Pittsboro, NC and has rolling hills throughout the course.
Tuesday, December 24, 2013
|helping hands mission love baskets 2pm to 6 pm (Religious/Spiritual)|
Location: helping hands mission 623 rock quarry road raleigh nc 27610
December 24, 2013, This is a Night on the Town event. website nightonthetown2002.tripod.com.Helping Hands Mission Love Baskets and toys, 623 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh from 2-6pm. Dress to be outdoors; gloves are a good idea. Sorting cans, packing boxes, and delivering are the volunteer activities. Bring extra boxes and packing tape. Directions: 440 Beltline to Rock Quarry Road exit north, 4/10 mile turn at two left lanes to stay on Rock Quarry Road. Helping Hands Mission is the white building on the right 1 mile from the 440 beltline. .Call Charles at (919) 413-3868 when you arrive
Wednesday, December 25, 2013
|Christmas day for people alone on the holidays 12:30 pm to 5:30 (Religious/Spiritual)|
Location: Nur Grocery and Deli & Lake Johnson
December 25th Christmas Day NUR Grocery and Deli. From 12:30-1:30pm. We will be eating at Mission Valley Shopping Center on Avent Ferry Rd. night on the town sign This will be my 25th year having Christmas lunch with total strangers.3.5 mile 2 hills Christmas Day Hike around Lake Johnson in Raleigh at 2:30 pm. We are meeting in Athen Drive Community Library parking lot,Avent Ferry side Parking Lot non-gated area, Look for silver car with night on the town sign on top website nightonthetown2002.tripod.com