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This Week in Cary: October 29, 2019

Post Date:10/29/2019 11:00 AM

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 Temporary Intersection Closure E. Chatham Street at Walker Street
As part of the Walker Street Improvements Project, weather permitting, the intersection of E. Chatham Street at Walker Street will be temporarily closed beginning Monday, November 4 at 9 a.m. The closure is necessary to install new utility lines and storm drainage upgrades. The intersection is expected to open to traffic on Monday, November 18 by 9 a.m.

 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 Lazy Daze Grant Application
Cary based 501(c)(3) non-profits can now apply for a Lazy Daze grant to support an arts focused project.  Applications are due by November 15.  For more information, visit Lazy Daze Grant.

 Alerts Morrisville Parkway Extension Opening Soon
Construction operations for the Morrisville Parkway Extension, connecting NC 55 to Green Level Church Road, are finishing up and scheduled to be opened to traffic in late October. Visit the project page for more information.

Events & Meetings

Tuesday

No events or meetings on this day.

Wednesday

No events or meetings on this day.

Thursday

Events Films@The Cary: The Witches of Eastwick
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 Films@The Cary: Halloween (1978)
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: Halloween (2018)
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.

Events Mixed Madness Halloween Pickleball Shoothout
Bond Park Community Center, 6 p.m.
This is a mixed team tournament event. Come out and watch some great doubles pickleball competition. Spectators are free. Costumes are optional, but always encouraged! For more, call (919) 462-3970. 

Friday

Events Nature Fun-Days (Age 5-8): Going Batty 
Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs, 10 a.m.-noon
Children will have fun hiking, making projects and engaging in nature activities as they explore a specific nature topic. For more, call (919) 387-5980.

Events Fall Back in Time Event (Age 3-14 w/ caregiver) 
The Hive, 5-8 p.m.
With the clocks falling back, let's reflect on the past! Bring the whole family and celebrate turning back time with crafts, games and some historical family fun! Register in advance to attend. For more, call (919) 319-4590.

Events Night Out in Nature (Age 8-12) 
Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs, 6-9 p.m.
Kids spend a night out in nature making memories and new friends in this old fashioned camp-style program. Each month is something new! For more, call (919) 387-5980.

Events Applause! Cary Youth Theatre: The Fall of the House of Usher
Cary Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
In this adaptation of one of Poe's most famous works, Roderick Usher and his sister fall victim to disease, death, and premature burial in their decaying mansion. By Tim Kelly, from the classic tale of Edgar Allen Poe. For more information, visit Applause!.

Events OnStage@The Cary: Old North State Storytelling Festival
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 Tennis On Campus Fall Invitational
Cary Tennis Park, 8 a.m-8 p.m.
Come watch as over 45 collegiate club tennis teams compete for the coveted bids to the Tennis on Campus National Championships. This weekend is full of tennis and school spirit! For more, call (919) 462-2061 or visit Cary Tennis Park

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 Applause! Cary Youth Theatre: The Fall of the House of Usher
Cary Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
In this adaptation of one of Poe's most famous works, Roderick Usher and his sister fall victim to disease, death, and premature burial in their decaying mansion. By Tim Kelly, from the classic tale of Edgar Allen Poe. For more information, visit Applause!.

Events OnStage@The Cary: Old North State Storytelling Festival
The Cary Theater, 10 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 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 Light the Night Walk
Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 5 p.m.
"The light and warmth we generate delivers hope in time of despair, community in place of loneliness and life-saving research and support for cancer patients and their families. We are taking steps to end cancer. We light the night.” For more information, visit Koka Booth Events

Events Tennis On Campus Fall Invitational
Cary Tennis Park, 8 a.m - 8 p.m.
Come watch as over 45 collegiate club tennis teams compete for the coveted bids to the Tennis on Campus National Championships. This weekend is full of tennis and school spirit! Don’t miss this fun event! For more, call (919) 462-2061 or visit Cary Tennis Park.

Sunday

Events Cary Regional Library Ribbon Cutting
Downtown Park and Library, 2 p.m.
Bring the family to Downtown Park and enjoy a live performance by the Parkside Elementary School Chorus before the event starts. After remarks from the county, Town and library officials, we'll head over to the library to officially cut the ribbon and open the doors! The library will be open until 5 p.m.

Events Applause! Cary Youth Theatre: The Fall of the House of Usher
Cary Arts Center, 3 p.m.
In this adaptation of one of Poe's most famous works, Roderick Usher and his sister fall victim to disease, death, and premature burial in their decaying mansion. By Tim Kelly, from the classic tale of Edgar Allen Poe. For more information, visit Applause!.

Events Music@The Cary: Bill Leslie CD Release and Concert
The Cary Theater, 3 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 Tennis On Campus Fall Invitational
Cary Tennis Park, 8 a.m-2 p.m.
Come watch as over 45 collegiate club tennis teams compete for the coveted bids to the Tennis on Campus National Championships. This weekend is full of tennis and school spirit! Don’t miss this fun event! For more, call (919) 462-2061 or visit Cary Tennis Park.

Monday

Meetings Parks Recreation & Cultural Resources Advisory Board Meeting
Cary Town Hall, 5:15 p.m.
View the agenda.

Meetings Information Services Advisory Board Meeting
Cary Town Hall, 6:00 p.m.
View the agenda.

Meetings Zoning Board of Adjustment Advisory Board Meeting
Cary Town Hall, 6:30 p.m.
View the agenda.

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