Sunset Lake Arts & Crafts Sale
The Sunset Lake Arts & Crafts Sale will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Sunset Lake Lodge, 5664 Sunset Lake Road, Holly Springs. Vendors’ items will include handmade stoneware pottery, jewelry, quilts, embossed cards, fudge and more. Admission is free.
‘Songs of the Four Seasons’
The Peak City Singers will perform “Songs of the Four Seasons” 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at The Halle Cultural Arts Center, 237 N. Salem St., Apex. Tickets are free and available at The Halle’s front desk.
Free Spirits Ensemble
The Free Spirits Ensemble of the Raleigh Symphony Orchestra will perform 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at the Page-Walker Arts and History Center, 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and students and $5 for kids at www.etix.com.
‘Side Effects May Include…’
Marc Jaffe’s comedy “Side Effects May Include…” will be performed 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4, and 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, at The Halle Cultural Arts Center, 237 N. Salem St., Apex. The one-man play follows a stand-up comedian whose wife is diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. Tickets cost $20 at www.madkapproductions.com; 10 percent of proceeds will be given to Shaking with Laughter, a not-for-profit group that supports the Michael J. Fox Foundation.
Holly Springs Summer Community Theatre meeting
The Holly Springs Summer Community Theatre will have an organizational meeting 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St. Details: Don Briscar, 919-567-4015.
Meet the Artisan: The Art of Decorative Handwriting
Members of the Triangle Calligrapher’s Guild will demonstrate and discuss calligraphy 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary. Register at 919-463-8500. Another demonstration will be 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, at Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. To register, call 919-387-2100.
Masquerade Benefit Art Auction
The Fuquay-Varina Arts Council will have a Masquerade Benefit Art Auction 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at Stars Theater and Arts Center, 123 E. Vance St. Admission is free. There will be live music, an auction of local artists’ work, door prizes and a “quick-draw” paint-off. Dress for the masquerade in a creative costume. Details: www.fuquayvarinaartscouncil.wildapricot.org.
Triangle Brass Band concert
The Triangle Brass Band will present a concert of favorite classical pieces 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Tickets, which cost $15 for adults and $5 for students, are available at the Cary Arts Center, at the door or at 919-462-2055. Details: www.trianglebrass.org.
Western Wake Artists’ Studio Tour
The Western Wake Artists’ Studio Tour will be in Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Holly Springs and beyond from Nov. 8-10. The free tour is open to the public; all ages are welcome. For this year’s tour, 21 artists have been selected. Details: www.wwast.org.
Lochmere Arts & Crafts Show
The annual Lochmere Arts & Crafts Show will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at the Lochmere Pavilion at the intersection of Lochmere Drive and Kildaire Farm Road. Local artists will display their pottery, painting, stained glass, photography and jewelry. For details, call 919-244-9219.