Programs by Place

Chapel Hill

Caldwell Award Event
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 6:00pm
UNC Friday Center
100 Friday Center Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27599

The North Carolina Humanities Council’s Board of Trustees has selected Jaki Shelton Green as the recipient of the 2019 John Tyler Caldwell Award for the Humanities, the Council’s most prestigious honor. The Caldwell Award celebrates North Carolina's finest humanities champions.

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Grant Event
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 10:00am
Schiele Museum
1500 E Garrison Blvd
Gastonia, NC 28054

Catawba Indian Festival

Saturday, October 12 from 10 AM - 3 PM

Explore the culture and history of the Catawba Indians, one of the Carolina’s earliest indigenous peoples. Listen to traditional stories, feel the beat of a drum circle, step inside a Bark House, and try your hand at primitive skills. Join us and members of the Catawba Nation for singing, dancing, hands-on activities, crafts and more!

Ticket Information:

- Tickets can be purchased at the door on the day of the event.

- $3 in addition to general museum admission


Grant Event
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:00am
Joyner Library, ECU Campus Greenville, NC

Community Symposium “Urban Renewal and the North Carolina Landscape”
Keynote: Zena Howard
Location: Joyner Library, ECU
Call for Entries will be released by 2/15/19
Registration will begin in June 2019 via


Road Scholar Event
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 2:00pm
Monroe Library
316 E. Windsor St
Monroe, NC 28112