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Eyes on Main Street exhibit goes up: Sixth edition features longer run, new locations

Jerome De Perlinghi, Eyes on Main Street artistic director, stands in front of one wall of photographs in the Eyes on the Residency exhibit inside 231 Nash St. This exhibit features the work of photographers who spent one-month residencies in Wilson between April 2019 and March 2020. The collection behind De Perlinghi is by Olivier Metzger of France, who spent his residency in Wilson in October of 2019. The exhibit will be on display from Oct. 31 to May 16, 2021.
Free When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade for hundreds of strangers and throw a party twice as long as previously planned, right? In this case, the lemons are the COVID-19 pandemic shut downs; …

NC Whirligig Festival goes virtual: Some in-person events scheduled

Show at the vrtual vendor marketplace this year for the N.C. Whirligig Festival.
Free For months, the 20-person N.C. Whirligig Festival committee has worked to develop a plan for the 16th annual festival, knowing that the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic would probably prevent a large-scale …

Arc of Wilson’s popular running event goes virtual: Participants can ‘Wobble’ anywhere

Free The Arc of Wilson County’s popular 5K, 1-mile fun run, and walk, the Wilson Gobble Wobble, will be held virtually this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Arc was hoping to host the fourth …
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Live Music for November 2020

Free Pup’s Steakhouse, located in Shoppes at Brentwood, will have live music this month at 7:30 p.m. on the deck with the following musicians. • Nov. 6: Mike Hart. • Nov. 7: The Bakelite …

Monthly Planner for November 2020 sunday, nov. 1 Bach to Gershwin and More Outdoors 2 p.m. Wilson Botanical Gardens 1806 Goldsboro St. This event, presented by ProMusic Conservatory, is rescheduled from last month and …
Classes for November 2020 friday, nov. 6 First Friday 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Art Happens on Tarboro 106 Tarboro St. W. See new artwork by local artists and demonstration of decorative soldering. friday, nov. …