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This Week in Cary: November 17, 2020

Post Date:11/17/2020 9:00 AM

This Week in Cary

Events, meetings, and alerts will be listed Tuesday through the following Monday. 

For more information and activities, view our calendar!

Around Town

North Academy Street Closure
The section of North Academy Street from East Chatham to Chapel Hill Road will be closed on Tuesday, Nov. 17 for repaving of the street to complete previous work. A signed detour will be in place starting at 7 a.m., and work is expected to be completed by 5 p.m.

Events & Meetings

All Week

Virtual Cinema at The Cary
All shows streaming | Details

New This Week: Beast Clawing At Straws
A Louis Vuitton bag stuffed full of cash sends a group of hard-luck lowlifes on a desperate chase for the fortune in this pitch-black neo-noir crime thriller.

Now Playing
NY Dog Festival
The Tobacconist
Oliver Sacks: His Own Life
Epicentro
The Keeper
Martin Eden

Ending this Week: Old North State Storytelling Festival
Virtual, On Demand, November 6-20
The Old North State Storytelling Festival celebrates the power of the spoken word, presenting eight storytellers and musical guests on a virtual stage. This year's theme, "Connecting through stories even when we're far apart" highlights how we can keep connected and celebrate together. Stories will be pre-recorded and available for viewing through November 20. For more information visit Old North State Storytelling Festival.

Tuesday

Cary150 Task Force
Remote, 6:15 p.m.
Listening information available on the calendar

Backyard History: Cary School Days
Virtual, 7:30 p.m. | Register
Did you know that before Cary was a technology town it was known for its secondary education? Learn about the local history of education.

Wednesday

Public Art Advisory Board
Remote, 6:15 p.m.
Listening information available on the calendar

Historic Preservation Commission
Remote, 6:30 p.m.
Listening information available on the calendar

Virtual Neighborhood Rezoning Meeting 
Neighborhood meeting for case 20-REZ-09 Long Beverage, 6:30 p.m.
Please register to attend by noon on Wednesday, November 18 to receive the link to the meeting. 

Virtual Neighborhood Rezoning Meeting
Neighborhood Meeting for case 20-REZ-10  Farmpond Road, 6:30 p.m.
Please register to attend by noon on Wednesday, November 18 to receive the link to the meeting. 


Thursday

Council Quarterly Meeting
Remote, 1:30 p.m.
Listening information available on the calendar. Read the quarterly report

Greenway Committee
Remote, 6 p.m.
Listening information available on the calendar

Saturday

Cary Downtown Farmers Market 
135 W Chatham Street, Downtown Cary, 9 a.m. to noon
The CDFM will host a limited Winter Market every Saturday from November to March.  Shop all winter long from a select group of farmers, food vendors and artisans for unique handmade gifts and weekly groceries.  We are the community's trusted source for local goods all year round! Check out our Facebook page for weekly information.

Monday

Planning and Zoning Board Meeting
Remote, 6:30 p.m.
Streaming information available on the calendar. View the agenda.  

Give Help/Get Help

Program Spotlight: Warmth for Wake
Wake County's seasonal energy assistance outreach program provides firewood and space heaters to low-income residents of Wake County during the coldest winter months. To apply for aid, or to give a gift of time, money, or firewood, visit the Warmth for Wake page on wakegov.com.

Resources from the Town of Cary and Wake County
If you've financially impacted by the pandemic, both the Town of Cary and Wake County have compiled a list of resources that might help. 

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