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

by patricrawley on September 7, 2016

Friday, September 9

  • Live After 5

    • “The Legacy Motown Review”
    • This event will take you back to the days of The Drifters, The Coasters, The Jacksons, Earth Wind and Fire, The Tempations and other legendary Motown icons!
    • Chris Hurst will be opening the event.
    • Free for the entire family.
    • Food trucks on site, beer, wine, water and soft drinks available for purchase.
    • Picnic baskets are permitted but no outside alcohol.
    • Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets!
    • 5:30 – 9 pm at Tufts Memorial Park, 1 Village Green Road W, Pinehurst. 910 295-1900

Saturday, September 10

  • 21st Library Dedication Anniversary Day

    • Celebrate the day the Library officially moved into its current location with the dedication of the new StoryWalk.
    • The StoryWalk displays pages of a children’s picture book along a path around the Library, inspiring parents and kids to get outside to move and learn.
    • Following this will be a light lunch refreshments, games, and crafts.
    • 11:30 am at Southern Pines Public Library, 170 W. Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. 910 692-8235
  • Meet the Artist at Work

    • Visit with artist Diane Kraudelt and learn about her techniques and background in art.
    • 10 am – 1 pm at Hollyhocks Art Gallery, 9105 Linden Rd, Pinehurst. 910 255-0665
  • Saturday Kids Program

    • “Fall in Love with Fall”
    • Celebrate great fall things with crafts and books!
    • Library cards are free for everyone!
    • The event is free and open to the public
    • 10 am – 12 pm at Given Memorial Library and Tufts Archive, 150 Cherokee Rd, Pinehurst. 910 295-6022
  • Pours in the Pines Brew Fest

    • Sip and sample beers from all over North Carolina, in Weymouth’s rolling meadow.
    • This event is hosted by the Southern Pines Rugby Club and includes food trucks and live music (featuring Dr. Bacon).
    • Ticket prices vary and are purchased here.
    • 2 pm at Weymouth Center for Arts and Humanities, 555 E. Connecticut Ave. Southern Pines. 910 692-6261
  • Meet the Author

    • Jennifer Brule will discuss her book Learn to Cook 25 Southern Classics 3 Ways
    • Brule is a nationally published food writer, recipe developer, and television chef.
    • The event is free and open to the public
    • 4 – 5 pm at The Country Bookshop, 140 NW Broad Street, Southern Pines. 910 692-3211
  • Live Music

    • Abagail Dowd plays at the Wine Cellar and Tasting Room.
    • 7 – 10 pm 241-A NE Broad Street, Southern Pines. 910 692-3066

Sunday, September 11

  • The Wayward Girls of Samarkand Lecture

    • Anne Russel discusses her nonfiction book about the 1931 arson trial of several teenage girls who set fires at their reform school to protest their miserable living conditions.
    • Russell is a former Writer-in-Residence at Weymouth and college professor.
    • The event is free and open to the public
    • This event is presented by The Moore County Historical Association
    • 2 pm at Southern Pines Civic Club, 105 S. Ashe St., Southern Pines. More Information
  • Meet the Author

    • NC Author Ruth Moose will discuss her book Wedding Bell Blues: a Dixie Dew Mystery.
    • With an authentic Southern voice, her characters resonate the humor and tragedy of everyday lives.
    • A former faculty member of UNC Chapel Hill Creative Writing Department, Moose has written poems, short stories, book reviews and columns and recently completed her first novel.
    • The event is free and open to the public
    • 2 pm at The Country Bookshop, 140 NW Broad Street, Southern Pines. 910 692-3211
  • Sunday Kids Movie

    • Bring the whole family to see this movie based on Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book.
    • Free refreshments will be served.
    • 2:30 – 4:30 pm at Southern Pines Public Library, 170 W. Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines. 910 692-8235
  • Live Music at The Rooster’s Wife

    • Scythian performs
    • $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
    • 6:46 pm (Doors open at 6) at The Rooster’s Wife, 114 Knight Street, Aberdeen. 910 944-7502
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