Up & Coming Weekly

February 19, 2019

Up and Coming Weekly is a weekly publication in Fayetteville, NC and Fort Bragg, NC area offering local news, views, arts, entertainment and community event and business information.

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FEBRUARY 20-26, 2019 UCW 35 WWW.UPANDCOMINGWEEKLY.COM The Arts Council's grants, programs and services are funded in part by contributions from businesses & individuals, and through grants from the City of Fayetteville, Cumberland County and the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural & Cultural Resources. Special Thanks to 301 Hay St. Fayetteville, NC 28301 9 1 0 - 3 2 3 - 17 7 6 theartscouncil.com with featuring actor Boris Kodjoe Moderated by Judge Toni King, 12th Judicial District - Cumberland County of North Carolina General Admission $20 To purchase tickets call 910-323-1776 or visit www.theartscouncil.com/truetoyourself. All proceeds support the Arts Council's programs and services to the community. J.W. Seabrook Auditorium Fayetteville, NC THE FINCH CONNECTION, LLC Executive Transportation Service F C T Carolina Vascular Institute THIS SATURDAY! In addition to the art exhibition at the Arts Council, there's plenty to see and do every 4th Friday in downtown Fayetteville! Check out these locations for arts and culture-related activities: Cool Spring Downtown District ― The theme is celebrating Black History Month Fascinate-U Children's Museum (116 Green St.) ― Free craft: Want to entice birds into your backyard so that your family can observe and nurture them? Make them a snack! It's a quick and easy way to enjoy nature's creatures all year long. Also, enjoy f ree play in the museum f rom 7-9 p.m. Fayetteville Area Transportation & Local History Museum (325 Franklin St.) ― Explore the newly expanded Fayetteville Fire Department History Exhibit and learn how the all-volunteer force established in 1791 has grown into a professional team of first responders who help keep Fayetteville safe. Vehicles on display include an 1880s Silsby horse-drawn pumper and a 1920s LaFrance fire truck. And there's more … among the myriad exhibits are Lafayette In Fayetteville, Centennial Of Fort Bragg, and the 150th Anniversary of Fayetteville State University. Ellington-White Gallery (113 Gillespie St.) ― Enjoy the new exhibition "Art & Social Justice: Art For the People, By the People," which includes artwork f rom local and national artists f rom a variety of creative mediums dealing with issues of contemporary social justice. More 4th Friday Highlights ... View the diverse art – from paintings to sculpture and photography to textiles – created by awardees of the Arts Council's Regional Artist Project (RAP) Grants in 2016, 2017 and 2018. These exceptionally talented individuals competed with artists throughout an 11-county area in the Grants program. The exhibit features work from Linda Anderson, James Bass, Aly Hansen, Christian Happel, Cornell Jones, Erik Klaus, Joy McGugan, Caroline Merino, Brandi Neighbors, Lynn Paluga, Douglas Rowe, Fay Terry, Vilas Tonape, Angelina Woehr and Nanette Zeller. At the Arts Council, 301 Hay St. Last Chance - Ends February 23

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