Sunday Sep 24 @ 9:00 AM
Reiki 2 Certification
Wilmington Yoga Center – Reiki 2 Certification BENEFITS OF REIKI 2: Reiki healing power is increased encourages emotional freedom increase in your frequency of intuition distance energy healing reduction in negativity and stress Broaden your knowledge of Intention and Meditation with symbols and incorporating them in energy healing of others. Cost - $175 Save $25 when you register by September 10th
Sunday Sep 24 @ 1:00 PM
Sweet Fruit Breads and Herbed Butters and Cream Cheese
Cape Fear Food & Wine Club – This afternoon, Ashley Wixon of Colonel's Confections will be making Cranberry Orange Bread and Zucchini Bread. She will also make Honey Butter, Spiced Cream Cheese Spread and a Simple Herb Butter. These breads are fantastic to make and give as gifts, especially with the holidays right around the corner. Guests will nibble on the breads and spreads throughout the class and will bake a mini loaf of each to bring home. Complimentary Carolina Coffee will be served and wine will be available for purchase by glass or bottle. $45 per person – Make your reservation by calling us at 910-256-9488 or going online. - Must be a member or guest of Cape Fear Food and Wine Club. Memberships are open to all and $25 per calendar year. Temporary memberships available.
Sunday Sep 24 @ 2:30 PM
Concerts@CAM: Ed Stephenson and the Paco Band
Cameron Art Museum – A Spanish music and Nuevo flamenco ensemble performing original Nuevo Flamenco compositions and music by Paco de Lucia, Ottmar Liebert, and Isaac Albeniz, all in the band’s signature flamenco style. All this with the passion of a flamenco dancer makes it a show not to miss. Purchase seats on CAM’s website: http://www.cameronartmuseum.org, by phone and at CAM’s Visitor Services desk. Based out of Raleigh, NC Canadian guitarist and Alanna recording artist, Ed (Stefanyshyn) Stephenson’s virtuosity extends throughout the Classical Spanish, Flamenco, and Flamenco Fusion genres. He has performed as a soloist, a member of the North Carolina Guitar Quartet and the Paco Band. The group’s cd “Rosamaria” was released in April 2015.
Sunday Sep 24 @ 3:00 PM
Wilder West Magic Showdown
Island Montessori School – Please join us as we kick off this year's theme of Grace and Courtesy with a little bit of magic. The Wilder West Magic Showdown is a one-of-a-kind, never been seen before show, brought to you by our friends at No Sleeves Magic. Show Description: Get ready for an adrenaline rush of magic mixed with comedy that’s great for the whole family. Join Bulls-Eye & Pea-Brain, the world’s most bird-brained cowboys you’ll ever come across, as they take you on an adventure that will not soon be forgotten! On a train ride to your show, they meet a magician and found out a thing or two about the magic business. Unfortunately, the magician got a little tied up and now it’s up to them to save the show. Equipped with the magician’s box of tricks, you’re in for a sleight-of-hand-showdown that is nothing like you’ve ever seen! Showtime is 3pm; Doors open at 2:30. Concessions and merchandise will be available for purchase. Important note: 100% of proceeds will directly benefit our after school enrichment programs. For more information about our school and programs, please visit: www.im.school
Tuesday Sep 26 @ 8:00 PM
SOLD OUT / Ray William Johnson LIVE in Wilmington NC
Dead Crow Comedy – Hey guys. Tuesday September 26, I'm doing a LIVE STAND UP COMEDY SHOW at Dead Crow Comedy Room in Wilmington NC, followed by a MEET-AND-GREET. Frank and Kaja will be there too. Come out, watch the show, and meet us after! These shows have been SELLING OUT pretty quick so GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! See you there! :D $19- GENERAL ADMISSION Ages 18+ only
Wednesday Sep 27 @ 11:00 AM
Understanding Addiction: Heroin, Opioids & the Current Epidemic
New Hanover County Public Library – In this 45 minute presentation, the presenter will give an overview of the extent of the Heroin & Opioid Epidemic, how these drugs affect the brain, and what research has shown to be effective treatments. Prevention and treatment strategies will be discussed, including what is being done in our communities locally, and there will be time for questions from the audience. Kenny House is a Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist and Certified Clinical Supervisor with over 35 years of experience in the Substance Use and Mental Health field. He has been involved in program development that has covered a wide range of services - from Prevention to Outpatient Treatment for both adult and adolescent populations, and more recently, to integrating primary care with behavioral health. Kenny is the Vice-President of Clinical Services for Coastal Horizons and currently the Chairperson of the NC Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence, a Board member for Cape Fear HealthNet and for the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence.
Wednesday Sep 27 @ 3:00 PM
New Hanover County Public Library – Are you interested in researching your family history? Have you always wanted to learn about your roots but do not know where to start? Come to this class at the Northeast Library and learn about all the genealogy resources available to you with your library card.
Wednesday Sep 27 - Sep 30 @ 10:00 PM
16th Annual Men's Member Guest
Carolina National Golf Club –
Thursday Sep 28 @ 6:30 PM
Sip and Paint
Cape Fear Food & Wine Club – We are excited to announce our leap into the world of Art!!! We are honored to host an Evening of Art with internationally acclaimed artist, Niki Hildebrand. Ms. Hildebrand studied at Chelsea Art College London and Rhode Island School of Design. She taught at UNCW OLLI and CAM. Her Art has taken her around the world. She has returned for 3 months and will offer inspiring classes. Bring your own image to paint. Hildebrand will get you motivated, focused and having a good time to create your image into a painting or drawing. Cape Fear Food and Wine Club will offer wonderful wines to sample and to purchase by the glass or bottle. Feel free to register on line or call us at 910-256-9488. We hope you come and enjoy this fun evening! *All guests are encouraged to bring any art supplies: paper, pencils and/or paints* $40 per person – Make your reservation by calling us at 910-256-9488 or going online. - Memberships are open to all and $25 per calendar year. Temporary memberships also available.
Thursday Sep 28 @ 7:00 PM
COMmunity Meditation w/ Monica
LONGWAVE YOGA – Join us for a 30-minute cOMmunity Meditation. Enroll under "Classes" tab. Meditation is a practice of concentrated focus upon sound, object, visualization, breath, movement, or attention itself in order to increase awareness of the present moment, reduce stress, promote relaxation, and experience your true nature distinct from mental turmoil. It is the means for accessing all levels of ourselves with stability and detachment, and in turn experiencing the center of consciousness within. Meditation is not confined to religious practices; it is a science, which means the process of meditation follows a particular order, has definite principles, and produces results that can be verified. Suggested Donation $15
Friday Sep 29 - Oct 1 @ 5:00 AM
Kunga Pre/Post Natal Yoga Teacher Training
Wilmington Yoga Center – What you will learn: Aids in stress reduction, flexibility and relaxation Prepares body for labor positions Use yoga to facilitate an active, upright birth Learn how certain postures can help keep the abdomen tight, preventing sagging and reducing the appearance of stretch marks Use gentle twists to alleviate tension in shoulders,neck and spine Learn how breathwork can aid in natural abdominal breathing during 1st/2nd stage of labor The intention of this training is to help your students prevent common discomforts of pregnancy while helping to enrich the childbearing experience. Cost - $375 Save $50 when you register by August 29th
Friday Sep 29 - Oct 8 @ 7:30 PM
Young Frankenstein the Musical
Thalian Association Community Theatre – Thalian Association Community Theatre is proud to present the Wilmington Premiere of Mel Brook's Young Frankenstein! From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation, The Producers, comes this monster new musical comedy. The comedy genius, Mel Brooks, adapts his legendarily funny film into a brilliant stage creation – Young Frankenstein! Grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein (pronounced "Fronk-en-steen") inherits his family's estate in Transylvania. With the help of a hunchbacked sidekick, Igor (pronounced "Eye-gore"), and a leggy lab assistant, Inga (pronounced normally), Frederick finds himself in the mad scientist shoes of his ancestors. "It's alive!" he exclaims as he brings to life a creature to rival his grandfather's. Eventually, of course, the monster escapes and hilarity continuously abounds. Every bit as relevant to audience members who will remember the original as it will be to newcomers, Young Frankenstein has all the of panache of the screen sensation with a little extra theatrical flair added. Young Frankenstein is scientifically proven, monstrously good entertainment. Starring: Troy Rudeseal Michael Savas Courtney Poland Katie Deese Maggie Miller Christopher Rickertt Jordan Wolfe Gregory Beddingfield JR Rodriguez and many more of your friends, family, and co-workers in your beautiful community!
Friday Sep 29 @ 7:30 PM
Organ Recital, Jacob Montgomery
St Paul's Episcopal Church_Wilmington NC – Beginning his schooling as a pianist, Montgomery began studying organ in 2014. He was awarded his Colleague certification from the American Guild of Organists and served as organist at the Memorial Baptist Church of Greenville, NC. www.spechurch.com
Saturday Sep 30 @ 9:00 AM
Posture Clinic for Back Care
Wilmington Yoga Center – Do you experience back pain on a regular basis? Do you experience back pain during or after your yoga practice? This 2 hour posture clinic will break down some of the foundational yoga postures to educate you on how to move safely on your mat so that yoga may be a lifelong practice. Through lecture, demonstration, and practice you will learn how to maintain a yoga practice that encourages optimal health and safety of your spine. This class is appropriate for all level students.
Saturday Sep 30 - Oct 1 @ 10:00 AM
State of the Art / Art of the State
Cameron Art Museum – Organized by the Cameron Art Museum, this exhibition focuses on contemporary art and is open to all artists currently living in, or native to, North Carolina. Artists bring a single work of art to be installed in the museum, delivering the work within a 24-hour period (10 AM 9/30 – 10 AM 10/1). During this timeframe, a nationally renowned curator will be present to greet each artist. The design of this project provides any participating artist equal opportunity to meet a significant curator working in the field of contemporary art today and have their work seen by all visiting curators. Prospectus and videos: http://cameronartmuseum.org/sota
Saturday Sep 30 @ 5:00 PM
The Penguin Presents: The Infamous Stringdusters
Greenfield Lake Amphitheater – The Penguin Presents: The Infamous Stringdusters Saturday, Septmeber 30th Gates: 5pm Show: 6pm Kids 10 and under FREE! Win Tickets: RSVP as "going" by September 25 and be automatically entered to win 2 free tickets. Invite your friends and let us know you're coming on the event page to double your chances. Good luck!
Saturday Sep 30 @ 6:30 PM
Dinner and Wine Pairing Evening: An Evening in France
Cape Fear Food & Wine Club – Chef Gwen Gulliksen and Mike Summerlin from Port City Wine Education have teamed up again for our Fall Session. They will be offering Regional-themed dinners this time around. This evening, they will be taking you to France!!!!! The menu for the evening will be: Chicken Liver Mousse Toasts French Onion Soup with Gruyere Croutons Braised Pork Loin with Plum Sauce served with Roasted Vegetables and Potatoes Mousseline French Apple Tart with Cinnamon Cream Mike Summerlin will offer perfectly matched French Wines for each course. Come join us for a beautiful evening!!! $60 per person – Make your reservation by calling us at 910-256-9488 or going online. - Must be a member or guest of Cape Fear Food and Wine Club. Memberships are open to all and $25 per calendar year. Temporary memberships available.
Saturday Sep 30 - Oct 1 @ 7:00 PM
Lo Tide Run Save the Date Party
Lazy Pirate – Live music by "The Good" (Grateful Dead cover band), 8pm-12. Fall Festival type atmosphere with carnival games, 50/50 raffles, Silent Auction, Beauty Queens, prizes, great food and drink specials. All of this to support the Lo Tide Run- Lo Tide Run Mission Our mission as an all-volunteer board is to provide monetary assistance to New Hanover County residents who are battling cancer and struggling with financial obligations and to empower our community to come together to support and honor local cancer warriors through a fun and inspiring 5K and 10K race.
Sunday Oct 1 @ 4:00 PM
Book Launch for 10th Anniversary Edition of Luminous Island
Wrightsville Beach Museum of History – The museum is proud to announce their hosting of the book launch of Luminous Island by Ray McAllister. The only history of Wrightsville Beach in print will celebrate its 10th anniversary with the release of a new, enlarged edition. Special book launch pricing. Author will give a short illustrated talk and sign books. 4-5:30 pm at the museum. Get the new edition at this event before they are anywhere else! Light refreshments. This event is open to the public. Come and bring a friend. For more information call Wrightsville Beach Museum at 256-2569