ENO GALLERY: The premier U.S. solo exhibition of works by renowned South African artist Kenneth Nkosi is being hosted by Eno Gallery, 100 S. Churton St., Hillsborough, Sept. 30 through Oct. 23. A private reception and artist talk for the exhibit, “Under the Burning Sun,” is 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28. Registration required; go to bit.ly/2cz6uU4. A public reception is 6-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30. For more information: 919-883-1415, enogallery.net.
UNC CONCERT: The UNC-Chapel Hill Process Series presents the concert “Unraveling Beethoven: Beyond the Canon” at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, and Saturday, Oct. 1, in the Rehearsal Hall at Kenan Music Building, 125 S. Columbia St. Free; tickets required. For more information on tickets, go to unc.live/2cqYGjP. unc.live/2dansKG
RAPTOR PHOTOGRAPHY: Local nonprofit Claws Inc. offers a photography session on raptors from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the North Carolina Botanical Garden, 100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill. Cost: $50-$55. Various owls, hawks and other birds will be available to photograph at stations throughout the garden. For more information and to register, go to bit.ly/2dpsD91.
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HANDMADE PARADE: The next workshops for Hillsborough’s Handmade Parade are 12:30-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, and Sunday, Oct. 2, at the Whitted Building, 300 W. Tryon St. Cost: $35; materials and tools provided. For more information and to register, go to bit.ly/2dfzZIX. The parade, scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at Town Hall, is free and open to the public. Those interested in participating must register; go to bit.ly/2cz6kfl.
FESTIFALL: The 44th annual Festifall Arts Festival is noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, on West Franklin Street in downtown Chapel Hill. The event will feature performance art, live music, dance, arts and crafts, food trucks and craft beer. Free admission. Free parking throughout downtown. For more information: chapelhillfestifall.com, parkonthehill.com.
CHARLES HOUSE: The Charles House celebrates 25 years of community eldercare from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill. Featured guests include D.G. Martin, Jill McCorkle and Clyde Edgerton. The band Craver, Hicks, Watson & Newberry will perform. To RSVP and make a donation, go to bit.ly/2d65JkT.
PLAYMAKERS: “Detroit ‘67” continues through Sunday, Oct. 2, at PlayMakers Repertory Co., 150 Country Club Road, Chapel Hill. For more information and tickets: 919-962-7529, playmakersrep.org.
CHAPEL HILL EXHIBIT: The exhibit “Reflection: Works by Christine S. Berndt” is on display through Friday, Nov. 11, at Chapel Hill Town Hall, 405 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
LIVE AND LOCAL: The fall Live and Local Music and Arts Series continues with Stories and Songs, an evening of rock ‘n’ roll storytelling and live music performances from 6-9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, on the Plaza at 140 West, 140 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. Free. For more information, go to bit.ly/2ctMkLb.
MOVIE AT RIVER PARK: The Movie in the Park series screens the family-friendly film “The Good Dinosaur” at 7:15 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, on the lawn of River Park, South Churton Street, Hillsborough. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information: bit.ly/1PNxTg5, bit.ly/29b4Es4.
POETRY FESTIVAL: The 11th annual West End Poetry Festival is Friday, Oct. 14, and Saturday, Oct. 15, in Carrboro. The event will feature readings, workshops, discussions and more. westendpoetryfestival.com
PHOTO CONTEST: Registration is underway for the Bird Photo Contest sponsored by the North Carolina Botanical Garden. Photos must feature a bird native to North Carolina; any plants shown also must be native to the state. Online registration is available through Oct. 14. For more information, go to unc.live/2cqSuZc.
GARDEN SCULPTURE: The North Carolina Botanical Garden, 100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, hosts its 28th annual “Sculpture in the Garden” outdoor exhibit of works by North Carolina artists through Dec. 11. Thirty sculptures are featured. Free. ncbg.unc.edu
ACKLAND ART MUSEUM: 101 S. Columbia St. Through Jan. 8: “ART& - An Experiment in Art & Community.” ackland.org.
FRANK GALLERY: 109 E. Franklin St. Through Oct. 9: “Paintings, Photographs, Friendship” by Clyde Edgerton and John Rosenthal; “Against the Wall” by Katherine Armacost; “Natural Lines” by Jim Oleson; “Turning the Lens on Learning” by Barbara Tyroler and the Kidzu Children’s Museum. 919-636-4135, frankisart.com
LIGHT ART + DESIGN: 601 W. Rosemary St., Suite 111. Through Oct. 1: “Continuum” by Martha Clippinger, Joy Drury Cox, Susan Harbage Page, Tom Spleth and Hillary Waters. 919-942-7707, lightartdesign.com
THEATER, COMEDY, DANCE AND FILM
PLAYMAKERS: Center for Dramatic Art, 150 Country Club Road, Chapel Hill. Through Oct. 2: “Detroit ‘67.” Oct. 19-Nov. 6: “The Crucible.” Nov. 23-Dec. 11: “The May Queen.” Jan. 11-15, 2017: “De Profundis.” Jan. 25-Feb. 12, 2017: “Intimate Apparel.” April 5-29, 2017: “My Fair Lady.” April 26-30, 2017: “Mr. Joy.” 919-962-7529, playmakersrep.org, unc.live/1Xu022h.
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