Arts Notes: Nov. 17

November 15, 2013 

Rock-painting class

A rock-painting class for kids 10 and older will be 2-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, at Southern Charm Gift Boutique in Cary Towne Center, 1105 Walnut St. The class costs $15. To register, go to

‘World Music 3.0’

The Concert Singers of Cary with Matt Alber will perform “World Music 3.0,” their third concert of music from around the world, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors; free for students. For details, go to

Jewelry class

A basic jewelry design class for ages 9 and older will be 2-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, at Southern Charm Gift Boutique in Cary Towne Center, 1105 Walnut St. The class, which costs $15, will “upcycle” materials such as soda tabs to make earrings and bracelets. To register, go to

Winter Concert Series

As part of the Winter Concert Series of the Friends of the Page-Walker Hotel, performances will begin at 4 p.m. Sundays at the Page-Walker Arts & History Center, 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary. Season tickets cost $60; tickets to individual performances cost $15 at Here’s the schedule:

• Nov. 24: Pops in the Intimate Afternoon (with Erik Dyke and Friends)

• Dec. 15: Raleigh Boychoir’s Millennium Chorus

• Jan. 26: David Burgess

• Feb. 23: Brian Reagin (Carole J. Wright Memorial Concert)

Holiday Art Spectacular Reception

The Village Art Circle will host its Holiday Art Spectacular Reception 6-9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, at 200 S. Academy St., Suite 130, Cary. Artists will present live music and art demos, and there will be food and wine.

‘The Brightest Light’

The Raleigh Symphony Orchestra will play “The Brightest Light,” a holiday concert, at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, at The Halle Cultural Arts Center, 237 N. Salem St., Apex. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for ages 16 and under at

Winter’s Eve

The Cary Town Band will host a Carol Sing-A-Long at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at the Cary Senior Center in Bond Park, 120 Maury Odell Place. There will be music to celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas, Winter Solstice and the New Year.

Holiday Pops

The Concert Singers of Cary will sing holiday music at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, and 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Karen Hart will join the singers as a soloist, guitarist and percussionist. Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors and free for students at the door or at the Cary Arts Center box office. For details, go to

Weaving class

The Triangle Weavers Guild offers its annual weaving class 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays, Jan. 4-Feb. 1. The class costs $150 plus $15 for materials. Bring your own table loom or rent a loom from the guild for a fee. For details, call guild vice president Janice Kohl at 919-240-4966.

Marvelous Music series

As part of the third Marvelous Music season, performances will begin at 7 p.m. at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Tickets are $26 for adults, $24 for seniors and $88 for a pack of four. Here’s the schedule:

• Friday, Jan. 17: Glenn Miller Orchestra

• Saturday, Feb. 15: Emile Pandolfi

• Friday, March 21: “The Fantasticks,” presented by the Nebraska Theatre Caravan

• Friday, May 9: Diane Shuur

For details, go to

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