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It's Repeal Day

http://www.repealday.org/

AND also, apparently, Krampusnacht.

http://gizmodo.com/5865333/six-tools-to-help-terrorize-children-during-krampusnacht/

Your calendar is irrelevant.

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Meta

GoogleBadgerCalendar (thanks to jason0x21)

If you use iCal on OS X, use the following URL to subscribe to BadgerCalendar:
http://www.google.com/calendar/ical/mu2eh7ismei0k2dnibpgt0ae0s%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic.ics

HOWTO: Subscribe to a Google Calendar using iCal
http://www.tuaw.com/2006/04/13/howto-subscribe-to-a-google-calendar-using-ical/

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Recurring

First Thursday:
"Morehead hosts a Current Science Forum on the first Thursday of each month, highlighting a different research topic and a leading expert for each forum. Morehead is a unit of UNC and is on campus at 250 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. Current Science Forums are held in Morehead's Banquet Hall -- east entrance (toward the arboretum), second floor. Refreshments are provided."
http://www.tinyURL.com/currentscience

First Friday: Raleigh art walk
http://www.raleighdowntowner.com/firstfriday/
http://www.FirstFridayRaleigh.com

First Saturday: The Really Really Free Market!, Carrboro Town Commons
On the first Saturday of every month, hundreds gather at the Town
Commons to share books, clothes, food, games, and a whole lot more.
Take what you need, bring something to give away! A Carrboro tradition!


Second Tuesday: Periodic Tables: general science talks at Broad Street Cafe, Durham
http://www.facebook.com/periodictables
http://www.ncmls.org/periodictables

Second Friday: Chapel Hill art walk
Third Friday of the month: Durham artsy something or other

Second Friday: NCSU Surplus sale, 8am-noon
http://www7.acs.ncsu.edu/materialsmgmt/MaterialsSupport/surplus_sale.pdf

Second Saturday: Techshop Member Meet-Up and Pot-Luck
http://www.techshopdurham.com

Fourth Friday: Ruggero Piano in Raleigh has performances 4th Friday of every month
http://www.ruggeropiano.com/upcoming-events


"Science in the Triangle" blog also does a "this upcoming week" weekly post. Recent example:
http://scienceinthetriangle.org/blog/rtp-weekahead-98
(They also have a jobs page http://scienceinthetriangle.org/jobs )

Art of the Moving Image screening schedule, Duke
http://fvd.aas.duke.edu/screensociety/schedule.php
Too many films to add individually to the schedule below.

several local calendars for Raleigh and RTP, including local sports teams (Durham Bulls, Carolina Hurricanes, and such) schedules
http://www.gogoraleigh.com/calendars/

second Tuesday: Talk Story, Casbah, Durham
http://talk.storyblogging.org/talkStory

second Sunday film series, Carrboro Arts Center, 4pm
http://artscenterlive.org/filmseries

Ackland Film Forum, Varsity Theater, Chapel Hill
http://www.ackland.org/Visit/AdultPrograms/AcklandFilmForum/index.htm

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Other Calendars

https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=cv76jk09q7osm5k7cb4oees5rs@group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/New_York&gsessionid=OK
Uhm, wow. A subscribe-able, and overwhelming, social calendar for Durham: http://t.co/KgwyNSl

GameConfs
game industry conferences
http://www.gameconfs.com/
http://compohub.net/

NC Startup Blog Calendar
http://www.northcarolinastartups.com/events/

SocialCarolina (general RTP tech aggregator) calendar
http://socialcarolina.org/

NC Goth
http://www.ncgoth.com/shows.html

Convention Finder
http://containment.greententacles.com/

Independent Weekly for RTP area events
http://www.indyweek.com/

Event calendar at Carrboro Creative Coworking
http://carrborocoworking.com/calendar

SocialCarolina calendar
http://socialcarolina.org/

Triangle Rock
http://www.trianglerock.com/

Duke ISIS events
http://isis.duke.edu/events/upcoming.html

Duke Campus Concert Series
http://www.duke.edu/web/CCS

Carrboro Coworking
http://www.carrborocoworking.com/calendar

The Stagger - Live Entertainment in Chapel Hill and Carrboro
http://www.thestagger.com/

Google & ical calendar of pagan holidays
http://anselm23.livejournal.com/417451.html

Duke AMES films
http://www.duke.edu/web/ames/whatsnew.html

information security conference google calendar
http://www.google.com/calendar/ical/pe2ikdbe6b841od6e26ato0asc%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic.ics
some overlap with my schedule posts, but minimal - this has tons more than I do along these lines

Duke Library events page (includes many non-library events)
http://library.duke.edu/news/events.html

http://con-news.com/
for all sorts of conventions, sf, gaming, anime, furry, etc.

http://booksalefinder.com/NC.html
For public library-based book sales in NC.

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New items added since the last post are duplicated at the beginning, sometimes with comments, then the main list.

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new in schedule:

5 Dec: Fullsteam Brewery hosts a screening of the
locally-produced short horror film, *Foodie*. More info:
https://www.facebook.com/events/527784877241249/

6 Dec: Carolina Science Cafe, Back Bar, Top of the Hill restaurant, Chapel Hill, 6pm
http://bit.ly/sciencecafe
"the science of predicting asteroid strikes. Dr. Chris Clemens, head of UNC's physics and astronomy department, is our guest speaker"

8 Dec: Urban Drawing Group, CAM, Raleigh
http://camraleigh.org/2012/08/urban-drawing-group-4/

9 Dec: SCONC planning, 3pm, Starbucks, Lake Boone Trail, Raleigh

13 Dec: Orange County Main Library hosts four local
authors (Alex Granados, Rebecca Gomez Farrell, Gray Rinehart, and James
Maxey) for original “winter tales”. 6pm
http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=6923&EventID=150465

15 Dec: Chapel Hill Comics hosts a *Geek Mom* book event, with local contributor Natania Barron among other guests, 4-7pm

2013
12 Jan: Tar Heel Sound Fest, the Cave, Nightlight, Local 506
Local 506: White Cascade with Microwaves, Stumblebum Brass, Battlestar Canada!, Zambamboogee, Critical Junktion

16 Feb: Flyleaf Books hosts Cory Doctorow for *Homeland*
https://www.facebook.com/events/530598563635194/

2-4 Aug: Twin Peaks Fest, North Bend WA
http://welcometotwinpeaks.com/events/twin-peaks-fest-2013-dates/




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FULL LIST

5 Dec: CouchBase Conference, Raleigh
http://www.couchbase.com/couchconf-north-carolina
"Tickets are only $25 for a half day of NoSQL dev and ops sessions or
$50 for the full day, which includes a Couchbase developer lab"

5 Dec: Oak City Bard Brawl, King's, Raleigh - doors 6pm, show 7pm
https://www.facebook.com/events/418090228246561/?fref=tck
http://www.raleighpublicrecord.org/bard-brawl/

5 Dec: Fullsteam Brewery hosts a screening of the
locally-produced short horror film, *Foodie*. More info:
https://www.facebook.com/events/527784877241249/

6 Dec: Carolina Science Cafe, Back Bar, Top of the Hill restaurant, Chapel Hill, 6pm
http://bit.ly/sciencecafe
"the science of predicting asteroid strikes. Dr. Chris Clemens, head of UNC's physics and astronomy department, is our guest speaker"

6 Dec: PechaKucha Night Raleigh Vol.13, 6:40-9:40pm

6 Dec: ISSA Raleigh chapter, NCSU McKimmon Center, Raleigh
http://raleigh.issa.org/events.html

6 Dec: Pulp Fiction
http://www.fandango.com/tarantinoxx:pulpfictionevent_158725/movieoverview

6 Dec: DNME, Music for Covers Only, Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham NC, 8pm
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Duke-New-Music-Ensemble-dnme/152475959114?ref=ts&fref=ts

8 Dec: psytrance, The First One, Chapel Hill
https://www.facebook.com/events/547262335299773/

8 Dec: Urban Drawing Group, CAM, Raleigh
http://camraleigh.org/2012/08/urban-drawing-group-4/

9 Dec: SCONC planning, 3pm, Starbucks, Lake Boone Trail, Raleigh

12 Dec: SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT PART 2, Cinema Overdrive, Colony Theater, Raleigh

12 Dec: Triangle DevOps WebAssign, Raleigh
http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-DevOps/events/91968632/

13 Dec: TriLUG, SplatSpace, Durham, 7pm

13 Dec: Winter Tales, Orange County Main Library, 6pm
http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=6923&EventID=150465
"local authors at the Orange County Main Library. 
Our presenters, including Alex Granados, Mur Lafferty, Rebecca Gomez Farrell, Gray Rinehart, and James Maxey, will each bring a seasonal story to share - created just for this evening’s program"

13-15 Dec: The Great Cover-Up, King's, Raleigh

15 Dec: Chapel Hill Comics hosts a *Geek Mom* book event, with local contributor Natania Barron among other guests, 4-7pm

2013

8-13 January - Durham - Jekyll & Hyde, the Musical - DPAC
http://www.dpacnc.com/events/detail/jekyll-hyde
http://www.playbill.com/news/article/161144-Deborah-Cox-Will-Join-Constantine-Maroulis-for-Broadway-Bound-Tour-of-Jekyll-Hyde

11-13 January: illogiCon 2, Raleigh-Durham
writer guest of honor Tim Powers and webcomic guest of honor
Garth Graham:
http://www.illogicon.com/

12-13 Jan: Django Bootcamp, Carrboro
http://djangobootcamp.com/

12 January: Tar Heel Sound Fest, Nightlight, Local 506, The Cave
http://tarheelsoundfest.com/
12 Jan: Tar Heel Sound Fest, the Cave, Nightlight, Local 506
Local 506: White Cascade with Microwaves, Stumblebum Brass, Battlestar Canada!, Zambamboogee, Critical Junktion


19 Jan: The Screwtape Letters, DPAC, Durham, 4 and 8pm

31 Jan-17 Feb, Good (A holocaust drama with music), Burning Coal Theatre, Raleigh
http://www.burningcoal.org

22-24 Feb: 14th Nevermore Film Festival, Carolina Theatre, Durham
http://festivals.carolinatheatre.org/nevermore/

27-28 Feb: CED Life Science Conference
http://www.cednc.org/lifescience

30 Jan-2 Feb: ScienceOnline2013, RTP
http://scienceonlinenow.org/scienceonline2013/

2 Feb: Carolina Games Summit, Wayne Community College, Goldsboro NC 10am-8pm
http://www.cgsummit.com

9 Feb: NCSU's fifth annual FOSS Fair, Engineering Building 2, NCSU's Centennial Campus
https://opensource.ncsu.edu/FossFair2013

14 Feb: A Good Day to Die Hard (Die Hard 5) opening day
http://www.darkhorizons.com/news/22071/fifth-die-hard-gets-title-a-date
"The John Moore-directed "A Good Day to Die Hard" is scheduled to hit cinemas on February 14th 2013 and will send John McClane (Bruce Willis) to Russia where his son's been arrested. Action ensues."

16 Feb: Flyleaf Books hosts Cory Doctorow for *Homeland*
https://www.facebook.com/events/530598563635194/

13-21 March: PyCon 2013, Santa Clara CA
https://us.pycon.org/2013/

15-17 Mar: CarolinaCon #9/2013
Hilton off of Wake Forest Road in Raleigh, NC
https://twitter.com/CarolinaCon/statuses/253185981962924032
25-29 March: GDC, San Francisco, CA
http://www.gdconf.com/

3-7 Apr: Cabaret, Playmakers Rep, Raleigh
http://playmakersrep.org/cabaret

9-14 Apr: Cabaret, Playmakers Rep, Raleigh
http://playmakersrep.org/cabaret

11-12 April: Remote Encounters conference
http://remote-encounters.tumblr.com/

11-28 Apr, Ruined, Burning Coal Theatre, Raleigh
http://www.burningcoal.org

16-21 Apr: Cabaret, Playmakers Rep, Raleigh
http://playmakersrep.org/cabaret

19-21 April: Convergence XIX, Austin TX
http://www.gatheringovbats.net/

20 Apr: Stan Winston Festival of the Moving Creature, UVA
https://www.facebook.com/TheStanWinstonArtFestivalOfTheMovingCreature

25-28 Apr: HASTAC VI Conference, York Uni, Toronto CA

3-5 May: Instro Summit 2013, The Casbah, Durham

Memorial Day 2013: DroneCon, Catskills NY
http://hackervisions.org/index.php/dronecon-save-the-date/

15 June: Maker Faire NC

27-30 June: ConTemporal 2013, Raleigh Hilton
http://contemporal.org/

2-4 Aug: Twin Peaks Fest, North Bend WA
http://welcometotwinpeaks.com/events/twin-peaks-fest-2013-dates/

21-25 Aug: TypeCon 2013, Portland OR
http://www.typecon.com/archives/2187

29 Aug-2 Sep: Worldcon / LoneStarCon 3, San Antonio TX

2015
1 May: The Avengers 2

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