Moral of the story
Watch Clint Eastwood’s ‘Gran Torino’ with an eye toward its social and ethical issues. It screens Monday as part of the 2013 Ethics Film Series at Duke University. Marianna Torgovnick, a Duke professor of English, will lead the discussion. Refreshments and parking passes, too.
Free, 7 p.m.; Griffith Theater, Bryan Center, Duke University; http://kenan.ethics.duke.edu/events/ethics-film-series/
Tea, poetry and art? Sounds like a fine afternoon. It all comes together Sunday with a reading by Dorianne Laux and NCSU grad Kari Smith. Tin Roof Tea will brew some “special-teas.” Plus take in the “Words of Wisdom” show.
3 p.m. Roundabout Art Collective, 305 Oberlin Road, Raleigh, 919-747-9495.
Toast to you
Chatham Hill Winery wants you to ‘unWine-d’ Friday with live music, food trucks (American Meltdown, Dang Good Dogs, Chick N Que) and, of course, wine by the glass. ($5).
$5; 5 p.m-9 p.m.; 3800 Gateway Centre Blvd., Suite 310; Cary/Morrisville. chathamhillwine.com
What’s your sign?
“The Sacred Geometry of Everyday Matters” through the lens of astrology will be explored Sunday with D.J. Austin. Bring your astrological chart!
$5; 4 p.m.; Saint Anne’s Chapel and Event Center, corner of Howard Avenue and McNair Road, Tarboro; www.stanneschapel.com
Duke Gardens hosts a swing dance and workshop Saturday with Wesley Boz of Mad About Dance Productions teaching.
$18; 7 p.m. beginner class; 8 p.m. dance; 16 and older, no partner necessary; gardens.duke.edu