FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES: Bynum Front Porch’s Friday Night Music Series concerts will be from 7-9 p.m. Fridays on the outdoor stage at the Bynum General Store, 950 Bynum Road. bynumfrontporch.org.
SUMMER YOUTH CONSERVATORY: Applications for PlayMakers Repertory Company’s Summer Youth Conservatory theatre and tech programs must be submitted by Thursday, March 3. Auditions for theatre will be on Saturday, March 5, and Sunday, March 6. playmakersrep.org.
‘ON THE WILD SIDE’: Paintings by Nancy Smith will be on display at the Community Church of Chapel Hill from Sunday, March 6, through April 24 at 106 Purefoy Road.
FIRST SUNDAY TRIANGLE BLUES SOCIETY: The First Sunday Triangle Blues Society Open Jam will be from 7-10 p.m. the first Sunday of the month at The Blue Note Grill, 4125 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd. triangleblues.com.
‘MEET OUR HEROES’: An opening reception for Durham Academy sixth-grade students’ handmade pop-up books will be 5-8 p.m. Thursday, March 10, at FRANK Gallery, 109 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. 919-636-4135, frankisart.com.
‘RHYTHM & RHYME’: A reception for Trudy Thomson’s artwork with silk will be 6-9 p.m. Friday, March 11, at the North Carolina Crafts Gallery, 212 W. Main St., Carrboro.
‘SIMPLE WAYS’: “Simple Ways: Folk Art by Leonard Jones” will be on display at the Alexander Dickson House, 150 E. King St., Hillsborough, until Thursday, March 17.
‘WILD PONIES’: Jennifer Miller’s paintings will be featured at the Eno Gallery until Saturday, March 19, at 100 S. Churton St., Hillsborough.
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: The Joyful Jewel is accepting submissions of writing by people of all ages for this year’s “Vision & Voice” through Thursday, March 31. Writers and artists present their work on Sunday, April 24. joyfuljewel.com.
POET LAUREATE: Applications and nominations for Poet Laureate of Carrboro will be accepted until Saturday, April 30. Submit a cover letter, 250- to 350-word statement on the role of poetry in Carrboro, three to five poems (up to five pages) and information on any poetry that has been published. RTrost@townofcarrboro.org.
BEST IN SHOW: High school students in the Emerson Waldorf School’s art and music programs present their work in film screenings, musical performances, visual art, poetry readings and dramatic performances from 5-8 p.m. Friday, May 27, at 6211 New Jericho Road, Chapel Hill. 919-967-1858, emersonwaldorf.org.
FASHION: “From Frock Coats to Flip-flops: 100 Years of Fashion at Carolina” will continue until June 5 at UNC-Chapel Hill’s Wilson Library. The exhibition features photos, articles and clothes on display. unc.live/1UmSxaY.
ALOFT CHAPEL HILL: 1001 S. Hamilton Road. Tuesdays: Bibis Ellison and Dante. W xyz bar. 8-10 p.m. 919-932-7772.
THE CITY TAP: 89 Hillsboro St., Pittsboro. March 18: Paleface. thecitytap.com.
SECOND WIND: 118 E. Main St., Carrboro. Wednesdays: Bluegrass Night. Thursdays: Twofer. Tuesdays: Big Fat Gap. Every third Friday: Skinny Bag of Sugar.
CARRBORO CENTURY CENTER: 100 N. Greensboro St. March 11: Nileena Pani Dash. 6-8 p.m.
FRANK GALLERY: 109 E. Franklin St. March 10: “Meet Our Heroes.” 5-8 p.m. 919-636-4135, frankisart.com.
HORACE WILLIAMS HOUSE: 610 E. Rosemary St. March 6: Jina Valentine, “Aporia.” 2-4 p.m. 919-942-7818, preservationchapelhill.org.
THEATER, COMEDY, DANCE AND FILM
ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St. March 19: Joshua Lozoff. 919-929-2787, artscenterlive.org.
PLAYMAKERS: Center for Dramatic Art, 150 Country Club Road, Chapel Hill. Through March 13: “We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as South West Africa, From the German Südwestafrika, Between the Years 1884-1915.” March 30-April 23: “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, a Musical Thriller.” April 27-May 1: “The Real Americans.” 919-962-PLAY, playmakersrep.org.