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Humanities Happy Hour: Scottish Highland Heritage in the Carolinas: From Emigration to Outlander

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Location: Top of the Hill – Back Bar

Cost: Free

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Join Technology Lead for the Carolina Digital Humanities Initiative, Michael Newton at Top of the Hill’s Back Bar from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on May 17 for Humanities Happy Hour. During this free casual event, Dr. Newton will discuss Scottish culture and heritage in North Carolina. Come raise a glass with one of Carolina’s finest faculty. Free snacks and […]

Butterflies in Colored Pencil

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Linda Koffenberger, Artist Friday, May 19; 1-4:30 p.m. · $41 ($37 Members) Learn to draw with colored pencils using North Carolina’s many butterflies as a reference. Students can purchase drawing materials or borrow them for the course.

Local Deciduous Trees

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Stefan Bloodworth, Curator, Blomquist Garden of Native Plants, Duke Gardens Saturdays May 13, 20; 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. · $65 ($55 Members) Learn about common deciduous trees, how to identify them, and why they grow where they do. Includes time outdoors walking in the Garden and on the Piedmont Nature Trails.