Things to do Around Pinehurst this Weekend – Weekend of 2/9/2017

by patricrawley on February 5, 2018

Friday, February 9

p Mostly Sunny 57°/41°

  • Open Studio

    • Life Drawing
    • There will be no instruction given and you must bring your own supplies and materials.
    • Members are encouraged to work creatively in any media they choose
    • $15
    • 9:30 am – 12:30 pm at Artists League of the Sandhills, 129 Exchange St., Aberdeen. 910 944-3979
  • Nature Study Program

    • “Marvelous Mammals (For Wee Ones).”
    • Find out what all mammals have in common and which mammals live here in the Sandhills.
    • Activities include reading a book, playing some games, and making a craft — all geared towards 3- to 5-year-olds and meant for parents to do with their children.
    • 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
  • Sandhills Winery: “Fri Yay!”

    • At theme Fridays you can enjoy a food truck, fire pit, costume contests, music, dancing and lots of fun.
    • This week’s theme is “Beach Music” Hawaiian Theme and dinner special is Chili.
    • 6 – 9 on at Sandhills Winery, 1057 Seven Lakes Drive, 6544 Sevn Lakes Village, West End. 910 673-2949
  • Valentine’s Day Bow Tie Ball

    • Sandhills Classical Christian School fundraising event.
    • This exceptional evening includes dining, dancing and fundraising.
    • Cost: $125/person.
    • 6 pm at The Fair Barn, 200 Beulah Hill Road S, Pinehurst. 910 695-1874
  • Dance Class: Couples Group Class

    • This class is for couples who are looking for a great date night and are wanting to learn how to navigate on the floor comfortably with a variety of steps as well as feel confident dancing with their partners.
    • Miss Julia Cameron teaches this class right before the Friday Social.
    • $20 per class
    • 7 – 8 pm at Carolina DanceWorks, 712 SW Broad St, Southern Pines. 910 725-1846
  • Live Music

    • Free to the public.
    • 7 – 10 pm at Wine Cellar & Tasting Room, 241-A NE Broad St., Southern Pines. 910 692-3066

Saturday, February 10

p Rain 59°/51°

  • Nature Study Program

    • “Hike the Solar System”
    • Join the Wildlings program series (for 6- to 10-year-olds) to create a half-mile-long scale replica of our Solar System
    • Get a sense for how far apart our space neighbors really are (Hint: Really Far).
    • 10 am at Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve, 1024 Fort Bragg Road, Southern Pines. 910 692-2167
  • 4th Biennial Pinehurst Chocolate Festival

    • Fund raising event to benefit: Bethany House, Moore Free & Charitable Clinic, Prancing Horse Center for Therapeutic Horsemanship, and other UMW projects
    • There will be a cupcake competition (open to the public), chocolate baked goods and confections, gift boutique, candy making demonstrations, and a hot chocolate & donut bar.
    • Free Admission
    • 10 am – 3 pm at Pinehurst United Methodist Church, 4111 Airport Rd., Pinehurst. More Information Here
  • The Met Opera: Live in HD

    • L’Elisir d’Amore
    • This comic gem from Donizetti stars Pretty Yende as the spirited Adina and Matthew Polenzai as the simple peasant who falls in love with her.
    • Live via Satellite
    • Cost: $27
    • 12:55 – 3:50 pm at Sunrise Theater, 250 NW Broad St., Southern Pines. 910 692-8501
  • Ballroom Dancing

    • USA dance will hold its monthly dance on the second Saturday of the month at the Southern Pines Elks Lodge. Please join us for an evening of music and conversation.
    • Free Lesson at 7, Dancing until 9:30
    • 6:30 – 9:39 pm at Elks Lodge, 280 Country Club Circle, Southern Pines. 910 770-1975
  • Live Music

    • Tyler Godfrey performs.
    • Free to the public.
    • 7 – 10 pm at Wine Cellar & Tasting Room, 241-A NE Broad St., Southern Pines. 910 692-3066
  • Heart’N’Soul of Jazz

    • The Arts Council of Moore County presents the 33rd Annual Heart ‘n Soul of Jazz starring the Delfeayo Marsalis Quintet. Delfeayo Marsalis is one of the top trombonists, composers and producers in jazz today.
    • Tickets: $65-$75.
    • 8 – 11 pm at Pinehurst Resort, 80 Carolina Vista Drive, Pinehurst. 910 692-2787

Sunday, February 11

p Rain 63°/44°

  • Sunday Film Series

    • The Book of Henry
    • This film for adults is about a boy and his mom who try to rescue their neighbor from abuse.
    • 2:30 pm at Southern Pines Public Library, 170 W. Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. 910 692-8235
  • Nature Study Program

    • “Weymouth Goes to the Dogs.”
    • Weymouth Woods is a great place to exercise and bond with your pup, so leash up your favorite four-legged friend and join us this Sunday for a leisurely 1-mile dog walk around the park. (*Please ensure your dog remains on leash and is friendly to other dogs and strangers.)
    • 3 pm at Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve, 1024 Fort Bragg Road, Southern Pines. 910 692-2167
  • Weymouth Center Lecture

    • “The Politics of Sex, Misogyny and Religion.”
    • In this first of a three-part series on Banned Books in America, Larry Allen will give an overview of the history of banned books in American and how it parallels the development of the nation.
    • This event is free and open to the public.
    • 4 pm at Weymouth Center for Arts & Humanities, 555 E Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. 910 692-6261
  • The Rooster’s Wife

    • Wes Collins, Barry Gray, Rebecca Newton.
    • Cost: $15 in advance
    • Doors open at 6pm
    • 6:46 at The Poplar Knight Spot, 114 Knight St., Aberdeen. 910 944-7502

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