Arts & Culture

On this weekend’s to-do list? Fun with goats and a happy Scrappiversary

The Scrap Exchange celebrates 25 years by opening a 50-year-old time capsule buried by the Center Theater in 1966, and with food, drinks, games, crafts, live music and more on Friday.
The Scrap Exchange celebrates 25 years by opening a 50-year-old time capsule buried by the Center Theater in 1966, and with food, drinks, games, crafts, live music and more on Friday. mschultz@newsobserver.com

Triangle events to add to your daybook:

Happy Scrappiversary!

6-9 p.m. Friday; Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road, Durham; free; scrapexchange.org

The Scrap Exchange celebrates 25 years by opening a 50-year-old time capsule buried by the Center Theater in 1966, and with food, drinks, games, crafts, live music and more.

Pop in at the pop-up

Noon-4 p.m. Saturday; Hillsborough Arts Council Gallery, 102 N. Churn St., Hillsborough; free; hillsboroughartscouncil.org

It’s the last weekend for the Hillsborough Arts Council’s Holiday Pop-up Shop, which offers handcrafted goods by local artists – many of whom will be on hand to talk about their art.

Fun with goats

Noon-5 p.m. Sunday; Prodigal Farm, 4720 Bahama Road, Rougemont; free; nando.com/goatholiday

Tour the 95-acre farm and milking parlor and meet some sweet, Santa hat-wearing (goat) kids. Also meet the milkers and taste award-winning cheeses (plus goat meat tacos, goat mac’n’cheese and more) and shop for goat milk-related gifts.

Rudolph!

Through Dec. 24; Fletcher Opera Theatre, 2 E. South St., Raleigh; Tickets start at $15; dukeenergycenterraleigh.com

There’s still time to catch the Broadway Series South presentation of “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical,” featuring Rudolph, Hermey the Elf, Santa and Mrs. Claus, the Abominable Snow Monster and others.

Wrangler guides us

3-5 p.m. Sunday; Ruggero Piano, 4720 Hargrove Road, Raleigh; $30; nando.com/wranglerjazz

Blind jazz pianist Bill Stevens and his guide dog Wrangler (“Today” show’s “pup with a purpose”) present a benefit for the non-profit Guiding Eyes for the Blind featuring local jazz musicians.

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