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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Black History Month in Carrboro

Celebrating Black America

Black History Month in Carrboro is coming up in February, and a series of events are being organized by the Carrboro Recreation, Parks & Cultural Resources Department. 

From music and dramatic performances to history lectures, there will be an...

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Carrboro Town News
Posted on: January 11, 2023

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park Playground Area Closure

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The playground at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park at 1120 Hillsborough Road will be closed on Thursday, Jan. 12, and will re-open the afternoon of Friday, Jan. 13, while the Public Works Department conducts maintenance.

Due to degradation of some of the n...

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Recreation & Parks News
Posted on: October 18, 2022

Carrboro This Week - Oct. 18, 2022

Carrboro This Week October 17

Carrboro Yard Waste Collection Info

Have you noticed leaf piles around town? It’s certainly that time of year. The Town of Carrboro would like to remind everyone that leaves should not be piled into traffic lanes, bike lanes or sidewalks, as they become a ...

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Carrboro Town News
Posted on: October 11, 2022

Carrboro This Week - Oct. 11, 2022

Carrboro This Week- October 10 Slow Down 4 Poetry

Carrboro to feature 17th Annual West End Poetry Festival: Music In Poetry

CARRBORO, N.C. -- The 17th Annual West End Poetry Festival returns in person, Oct. 14-15, 2022. This year will provide all in-person events on Friday and Saturday at both Carrboro To...

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Carrboro Town News
Posted on: September 26, 2022

Carrboro Music Festival – This Sunday

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CARRBORO, N.C. -- The 25th Annual Carrboro Music Festival is scheduled to take place at venues all over the Downtown Carrboro area on Sunday, Oct. 2.  The daylong festival starts at 1 p.m. 

Established in 1998, the festival was originally...

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Carrboro Town News
Posted on: April 18, 2022

Carrboro Day Event This Sunday

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Our annual Carrboro Day event will be returning in person this year!  The event is scheduled to occur at Town Commons on Sunday, May 1st from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p. m.

Carrboro Day is an annual event that is traditionally held at Town Commons on the...

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Recreation & Parks News
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Carrboro Egg Hunts to Occur April 16

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The Carrboro Community Egg Hunt and the Flashlight Egg Hunt are scheduled to occur on Saturday, April 16.

The Carrboro Community Egg Hunt was originally scheduled for Saturday, April 9.  Due to a conflict with the facility, it has been rescheduled...

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Recreation & Parks News
Posted on: March 4, 2022

2022 Jacquelyn Gist Summer Apprenticeship in the Arts

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The Carrboro Arts Committee is offering an award of up to $1,000 to assist emerging young artists in developing their talent through the Jacquelyn Gist Summer Apprenticeship in the Arts program.  A total of up to three (3) apprenticeships are ava...

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Recreation & Parks News