Things to do Around Pinehurst this Weekend – Weekend of 1/5/2018

by patricrawley on January 3, 2018

Friday, January 5

e Sunny 33°/12°

  • Chair Yoga

    • Taught by Darlind Davis, ideal for those with chronic conditions, balance issues or lower body challenges that affect the ability to get up and down.
    • Cost: $40/resident; $80/non-resident.
    • Fridays through February 9.
    • 9 – 10 am at Pinehurst Parks & Rec, 300 Kelly Road, Pinehurst. 910 295-1900
  • Nature Study Program

    • “Feeding our Feathered Friends (For Wee Ones!)”
    • Celebrate National Bird Day by learning how feeding birds can help them survive the winter.
    • Activities include reading a book, and making a peanut butter pinecone bird feeder to take home.
    • All activities geared toward 3- to 5- year-olds, with parent participation
    • 10 am at Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve, 1024 Fort Bragg Road, Southern Pines. 910 692-2167
  • Culinary Tours of the Pines

    • Culinary Tours of the Pines provides walking culinary tasting tours in the Village of Pinehurst.
    • Included in the tour will be stops at The Deuce, the new signature restaurant that overlooks Pinehurst Course No. 2; The Holly Tavern; The 1895 Room; and The Carolina Hotel.
    • At each location guests will be served a specialty small plate accompanied by a craft beer sampling.
    • In addition, your culinary experience will be enhanced with a stop at The Village Wine Shop, a boutique wine shop located in The Village.
    • The afternoon will end with a sampling of locally baked scones from PineScones, a well-known local gourmet bakery.
    • 1:30 – 4 pm, sign up for more details here
  • The Rooster’s Wife

    • The Farmer and Adele perform.
    • Cost: $10 in advance
    • Doors open at 6pm
    • 6:46 at The Poplar Knight Spot, 114 Knight St., Aberdeen. 910 944-7502
  • Art Exhibit Opening Reception

    • “Stitches and Clay”
    • Showcasing works by Judy Foushee, Freeman Pottery and Rita Ragan, needlework miniatures; and Sandhills Quilters Guild.
    • 6 – 8 pm at The Arts Council of Moore County, Campbell House Galleries, 482 E. Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. 910 692-2787

Saturday, January 6

e Sunny 32°/11°

  • Nature Study Program

    • “Winter Bird Walk”
    • Dark-eyed juncos, yellow-bellied sapsuckers, and ruby- crowned kinglets are a few of the birds that we see in the Sandhills during the winter.
    • Join us for a walk to find these and other winter visitors as well as some of our year-round feathered residents on this 2-mile walk. Bring binoculars and field guides if you have them.
    • 8 – 9:30 am at Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve, 1024 Fort Bragg Road, Southern Pines. 910 692-2167
  • Given Kids

    • January Author Birthdays, J.R.R. Tolkien (Hobbit Series) and A.A Milne (Winnie the Pooh) celebrated with great activities!
    • Bring a friend and sign up for a free library card (no residency requirement). This event is open to the public.
    • 10 am – 12 pm at Given Memorial Library & Tufts Archives, 150 Cherokee Rd., Pinehurst. 910 295-6022
  • Southern Pines Walking Tour

    • Experience the history and culture of Southern Pines in a guided walking tour of the historic district.
    • Costs $12 per Person.
    • Weather permitting.
    • 4 pm at Southern Pines Welcome Center, 235 NW Broad St., Southern Pines. 910 684-3434

Sunday, January 7

p Mostly Sunny 38°/24°

  • The Rooster’s Wife

    • Brunch and a Show with the Gibson Brothers.
    • Costs $40 in advance, $33 for matinee without brunch.
    • Doors open at 11:59 am.
    • 12:45 at The Poplar Knight Spot, 114 Knight St., Aberdeen. 910 944-7502
  • Instructors’ Demo Dey

    • Instructors demonstrate various mediums that they will teach this winter: acrylic, alcohol ink, calligraphy, charcoal, collage, colored pencil, drawing, encaustic wax, oil, pastel, scratchboard and watercolor.
    • Chat with instructors, enjoy light refreshments and check out the exhibition of our instructors’ paintings (which will remain open through Thursday, Jan. 25).
    • 1 – 4 pm at The Exchange Street Gallery of Fine Art, 129 Exchange St., Aberdeen. 910 944-3979
  • Nature Study Program

    • “Winter Hummingbirds”
    • Join ornithologist Susan Campbell for this presentation.
    • 3 pm at Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve, 1024 Fort Bragg Road, Southern Pines. 910 692-2167
  • Build Community at Your Library

    • Anyone interested in turning their passion for social networking into a career should join the creators of The Sway at the Library and take an exclusive behind-the-scenes look into the making of this popular email newsletter.
    • 3 – 4 pm at Southern Pines Public Library, 170 W. Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. 910 692-8235
  • Weymouth Chamber Music Series

    • Mallarmé Chamber Players
    • Mallarmé Chamber Players perform programs that include rarely heard works from the traditional chamber music repertoire that celebrate the diversity in our community by featuring the music of African American, Asian, Latino and women composers. Mallarmé has commissioned over 25 new works by American composers, and have created new contours in the landscape of chamber music through partnerships with artists of many different disciplines.
    • Reception to meet the artists follows the concert.
    • Tickets: $10/member; $20/non-member. Available at the Weymouth Center office, in person or by phone 10 a.m.–2 p.m., Monday-Friday; at the door on the day of the performance.
    • 3 – 5 pm at Weymouth Center for Arts & Humanities, 555 E. Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. 910 692-6261
  • The Rooster’s Wife

    • Dinner and a Show with the Gibson Brothers.
    • Costs $42 in advance, $33 for matinee without dinner.
    • Doors open at 5:59 am.
    • 6:45 pm at The Poplar Knight Spot, 114 Knight St., Aberdeen. 910 944-7502
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