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This Week in Cary: October 15, 2019

Post Date:10/14/2019 1:53 PM

This Week in Cary

Welcome to This Week in Cary, our weekly digest highlighting the Town's upcoming events, meetings, and alerts.

For more information and activities, view our calendar!

Alerts, Closures & Reminders

Alerts Bond Park Community Center Renovations
Renovations will take place through January 2020 to provide enhanced wheelchair accessibility. The center will be open, but operations may be modified throughout the renovation period.

Alerts Reedy Creek Road Power Pole Relocation
Duke Energy Progress  began power pole relocation work along Reedy Creek Road in preparation for the widening project last week and has a target of approximately four months to complete the work. There will be the occasional lane closures with flaggers on-hand to direct traffic through the work zones.

Events & Meetings

Tuesday

Meetings Cary150 Task Force Meeting
Cary Town Hall, 6:15 p.m.
View the agenda.

Wednesday

Events Trolley Tour and Documentary Screening
The Cary Theater, 5 p.m.
Take a festive fall trolley ride out to Cary’s own Good Hope Farm to experience the bounty of the land and chat with farmers before a screening of the award-winning documentary The Biggest Little Farm at The Cary Theater. Limited availability and registration required.

Meetings Public Art Advisory Board Meeting
Cary Town Hall, 6:15 p.m.
View the agenda.

Events Films@The Cary: Environmentally Speaking Film Series: The Biggest Little Farm, a fundraiser for Good Hope Farm
The Cary Theater, 7 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Events Wilco
Koka Booth Amphitheater, 7 p.m.
Wilco is a Chicago sextet formed by singer-songwriter and guitarist Jeff Tweedy in the mid-1990s. Wilco’s brand of classic roots rock incorporates folk, pop and genre-spanning experimentalism. For more, visit Koka Booth Events

Thursday

Events Films@The Cary: The Picture of Dorian Gray
The Cary Theater, 2 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Meetings Greenway Committee Meeting
Cary Town Hall, 6:00 p.m.
View the agenda.

Events Films@The Cary: The Farewell
The Cary Theater, 7 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Events Films@The Cary: Us
The Cary Theater, 9 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Friday

Events Triangle Oktoberfest
Koka Booth Amphitheater, 5 p.m.
Join Koka Booth for the 6th annual Triangle Oktoberfest, the largest and most authentic German festival in NC. For tickets and more information, visit Koka Booth Events.

Events Mummy & Son Ball (age 5-12)
Middle Creek Community Center, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
127099   
Calling all mummy and sons to dress in your favorite superhero, pirate, scary ghost or anything-in-between costume and join us for a fun-filled spooktacular evening.  Compete in the costume contest, play games, dance the Master Mash with some spooky fun characters and have a cool treat from our ice cream graveyard! Fee is for parent and child pair.

Events Comedy@The Cary: Andrew Sleighter and Brian Herberger
The Cary Theater, 8 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Saturday

Events Cary Downtown Farmers Market 
135 W Chatham Street, Ivey Ellington House, 8 a.m.-noon
Visit the Cary Downtown Farmers Market to enjoy a dose of community fun, live music, kids activities and Chef demonstrations. We are your trusted source for everything local! Shop farm fresh produce, artisan goods, and handmade crafts.

Events Baristas and Bakers
Downtown Park, 8-11 a.m.
Fuel your day at Cary's pop-up coffee shop! Sip, snack, and enjoy conversations with friends. Or, have a little time for yourself in the Downtown Park. This month will feature 321 Coffee serving their coffee with a purpose and The Mayton Inn with a variety of biscuits and pastries to start your morning off right. For more, visit Baristas and Bakers.

Events Halloween Yoga (age 5-10)
Middle Creek Community Center, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
127452
Put your best costume on your bones and join us for this frightfully festive yoga event! Move through yoga poses to 'playful haunting' music, play Halloween games and enjoy some spooktacular treats!

Events Triangle Oktoberfest
Koka Booth Amphitheater, noon
Join Koka Booth for the 6th annual Triangle Oktoberfest, the largest and most authentic German festival in NC. For tickets and more information, visit Koka Booth Events.

Events Films@The Cary: North Cary Precincts of Wake County Democrats presents: Paris to Pittsburgh with Panel Discussion/Q&A
The Cary Theater, 2 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Events NCFC Vs. Saint Louis FC
Sahlens Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park, 7 p.m.
For more, call (919) 858-0464 or visit WakeMed Soccer Park Tournaments and Events.

Events Films@The Cary: The Blair Witch Project
The Cary Theater, 7 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Events Marvelous Music Mainstage Series: Gina Chavez
Cary Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
A multi-ethnic Latin pop songstress, Gina Chavez is a 10-time Austin Music Award winner, has been featured on NPR's “All Things Considered” and was hailed by “The Boston Globe” and “USA Today.” Chavez’s passionate collection of bilingual songs take audiences on a journey through the Americas, blending the sounds and rhythms of the region with tension and grace. For more information, call (919) 462-2055 or visit Marvelous Music Series.

Events Films@The Cary: Us
The Cary Theater, 9 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Sunday

Events NC Courage Vs. Reign FC 
Sahlens Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park, 1:30 p.m.
Defending league champions and 2019 Shield winners host the Reign FC in the NWSL semifinals.   
For more, call (919) 858-0464 or visit WakeMed Soccer Park Tournaments and Events.

Events Films@The Cary: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
The Cary Theater, 2 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Monday

Events Films@The Cary: Tru Access presents: The Heart & Art Series: The Best of Enemies - Free Screening
The Cary Theater, 6 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Meetings Athletic Committee Meeting
Cary Town Hall, 6:00 p.m.
View the agenda.

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