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Yoga in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: 5

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: 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. SEE FOR YOURSELF! […]

Tai Chi in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: 5

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: 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, […]

Public Speaking & Leadership: Bell Tower Toastmasters Club

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Location: Health Sciences Library

Contact: Francesca Allegri

Description: Weekly club meetings give you a comfortable environment to practice public speaking and leadership skills. Guests are always welcome and the club is open to all, both university and community members. We work with people who join the club to practice professional presentations, interviews, dissertation proposals and defenses, community talks, and other speaking situations. Dues […]

Daytime Enrichment Course: Write Your Life

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: 20

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: Carolina Connections Daytime Enrichment Course: Write Your Life THURSDAYS APRIL 13, MAY 4 & 11. 10 AM–NOON INSTRUCTOR: RICHARD KRAWIEC A famous writer once said, “Listen to your life; all moments are key moments”. In this fun and supportive – yet challenging – class, you will learn how to draw on the “material” of your life to […]

Book Review: Thirty Year Plan

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Nicolette Cagle, Ecologist Thursday, April 20; 12-2 p.m. · $15 ($14 Members) Celebrate Earth Day! Bring your lunch and join us for a book discussion of Thirty Year Plan, a collection of essays imagining the necessary way forward for humans to live happily, sustainably and redeemably on earth.

Create Knowledge at Wikipedia Edit-a-thons: Art + Feminism

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Liza Terll

Description: March and April offer six chances to participate in Wikipedia edit-a-thons on a variety of topics. At each event, participants will make improvements to Wikipedia in a fun, collaborative environment. Librarians, faculty, and library science students will be on hand to offer help with research and with Wikipedia editing. No experience is necessary; just bring […]

17th Annual Czech Studies Workshop

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Location: Davis Library

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Library

Description: Organized by the Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies. Hosted by the University Libraries. FRIDAY • APRIL 21 Location: Davis Library, Room 214 10:30 AM • Narratives of Injustice and Suffering Karen Uslin, (Rowan University), “Culture Under the Gallows: Reflections on Music from Terezin” Rachel Schaff, (University of Minnesota), “The Melodramatic Consciousness: Historicizing […]

Spring Flora

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Milo Pyne, Plant Ecologist Fridays March 10, 17; April 7, 21; 1-4:30 p.m. · $130 ($117 Members) Learn to recognize plants and gain experience using identification keys in a natural setting through field trips and exercises. Field sessions may involve moderate off-trail hiking.

17th Annual Czech Studies Workshop

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Location: Davis Library

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Library

Description: Organized by the Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies. Hosted by the University Libraries. FRIDAY • APRIL 21 Location: Davis Library, Room 214 10:30 AM • Narratives of Injustice and Suffering Karen Uslin, (Rowan University), “Culture Under the Gallows: Reflections on Music from Terezin” Rachel Schaff, (University of Minnesota), “The Melodramatic Consciousness: Historicizing […]

Monoprinting with Leaves and Grasses

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Susan Fecho, Artist Saturday, April 22; 2-4 p.m. · $45 ($40.50 Members) Create unique monoprints using leaves, grasses and natural materials alongside water-based paint, markers and ink to make designs on paper and fabric.

Honey Bee Hive Tour at CCCG

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Anne Cabell, Bee Hobbyist Saturday, April 22; 2-3 p.m. · Free, preregistration required Come learn about one of the world’s most fascinating insects and explore a real live hive at the Carolina Campus Community Garden.