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Arts & Humanities Month

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Celebrate National Arts and Humanities month! While the arts are part of our everyday lives, October has been designated as the month to encourage everyone to explore new facets of arts and humanities. There is no cost associated with these offerings, but registration is required for those listing course codes. Space is limited, so register soon! For more information, call (919) 469-4069. 

Art for Kids

Silly Scarecrows (age 2-6 with caregiver)
Location: Cary Arts Center
Instructor: Lisa Honeycutt
106377 Sat Oct 7 11 a.m.-noon

Fall Fun! (age K5-10)
Location: Cary Arts Center
Instructor: Kim Atkins
106378 Sat Oct 7 1-2:30 p.m.

Intro to Acrylics (age 11-14)
Location: Cary Arts Center
Instructor: Najla Abdullah
106379 Sat Oct 7 3-4:30 p.m.
106380 Sat Oct 7 1-1:50 p.m.
106381 Sat Oct 7 2-2:50 p.m.

Specialized Recreation Arts Activities (age 11 & up)

Art, Dance, & Sing
Location: Page-Walker Arts & History Center
Instructor: Laura Gnewuch
107391 Sat Oct 7 10-10:30 a.m.

Therapeutic Drumming
Location: Page-Walker Arts & History Center
Instructor: Dori Staehle
108375 Sat Oct 7 10:45-11:15 a.m.

Arts & Humanities Workshops (age 14 & up)

Location: Cary Arts Center

Sewing Workshop 
Instructor: Karen Campbell
106362 Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m.
106363 Sat Oct 7 4-4:50 p.m.
106364 Sat Oct 7 5-5:50 p.m.

Fused Glass
Instructor: Linda Martin
106365 Sat Oct 7 2-2:50 p.m.
106366 Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m.
106367 Sat Oct 7 4-4:50 p.m.

Metals & Jewelry
Instructor: Linda Simpson
106368 Sat Oct 7 1-1:50 p.m.
106369 Sat Oct 7 2-2:50 p.m.
106370 Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m.

Wood Turning Demo
Instructor: Norman Cloutier
106371 Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m.
106372 Sat Oct 7 4-4:50 p.m.
106373 Sat Oct 7 5-5:50 p.m.

Throwing with Clay
Instructor: Daniel Kennington
106374 Sat Oct 7 1-1:50 p.m.
106375 Sat Oct 7 2-2:50 p.m.
106376 Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m.

Intro to Drawing 
Instructor: Michael Polomik
106386 Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m.
106387 Sat Oct 7 4-4:50 p.m.

Programs at The Cary Theater

Theatre Cafe
Tuesday, October 3 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Free

Short, informal presentations and engaging discussions
with theatre professionals, on a variety of topics. Grab a
drink or snack from BREW on your way in! Best suited for
adults/young adults; kids under 16 must be accompanied
by parent.

The Tale of The Princess Kaguya, a film by Isao Takahata
Saturday, October 7 | 1 p.m. | Free
Legendary Studio Ghibli cofounder Isao Takahata revisits
Japan’s most famous folktale in this gorgeous, handdrawn
masterwork, decades in the making. Found inside
a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his
wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady.
The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter
her – but ultimately she must confront her fate, the
punishment for her crime. Nominated for a 2015 Academy
Award® for Best Animated Feature.