Celebrating National Arts and Humanities Month in Cary

Celebrate National Arts and Humanities month just minutes from the neighborhood setting the new standard in new luxury home communities in the Triangle area.

While the arts are part of our everyday lives, October has been designated as the month to encourage everyone to explore new facets of arts and humanities. There is no cost associated with these offerings, but registration is required for those listing course codes.

Art for Kids

Silly Scarecrows (age 2-6 with caregiver)
Location: Cary Arts Center
Instructor: Lisa Honeycutt Sat Oct 7 11 a.m.-noon

Fall Fun! (age K5-10)
Location: Cary Arts Center
Instructor: Kim Atkins
Sat Oct 7 1-2:30 p.m.

Intro to Acrylics (age 11-14)
Location: Cary Arts Center
Instructor: Najla Abdullah
Sat Oct 7 3-4:30 p.m.
Sat Oct 7 1-1:50 p.m.
Sat Oct 7 2-2:50 p.m.

Specialized Recreation Arts Activities (age 11 & up)

Art, Dance, & Sing
Location: Page-Walker Arts & History Center
Instructor: Laura Gnewuch Sat Oct 7 10-10:30 a.m.

Therapeutic Drumming
Location: Page-Walker Arts & History Center
Instructor: Dori Staehle
Sat Oct 7 10:45-11:15 a.m.

Arts & Humanities Workshops (age 14 & up)

Location: Cary Arts Center

Sewing Workshop 
Instructor: Karen Campbell
Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m. Sat Oct 7 4-4:50 p.m.
Sat Oct 7 5-5:50 p.m.

Fused Glass
Instructor: Linda Martin
Sat Oct 7 2-2:50 p.m.
Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m.
Sat Oct 7 4-4:50 p.m.

Metals & Jewelry
Instructor: Linda Simpson
Sat Oct 7 1-1:50 p.m. Sat Oct 7 2-2:50 p.m.
Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m.

Wood Turning Demo
Instructor: Norman Cloutier
Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m.
Sat Oct 7 4-4:50 p.m.
Sat Oct 7 5-5:50 p.m.

Throwing with Clay
Instructor: Daniel Kennington
Sat Oct 7 1-1:50 p.m.
Sat Oct 7 2-2:50 p.m.
Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m.

Intro to Drawing 
Instructor: Michael Polomik Sat Oct 7 3-3:50 p.m.
Sat Oct 7 4-4:50 p.m.

Programs at The Cary Theater

The Tale of The Princess Kaguya, a film by Isao Takahata
Saturday, October 7 | 1 p.m. | Free
Legendary Studio Ghibli cofounder Isao Takahata revisits
Japan’s most famous folktale in this gorgeous, handdrawn
masterwork, decades in the making. Found inside
a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his
wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady.
The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter
her – but ultimately she must confront her fate, the
punishment for her crime. Nominated for a 2015 Academy
Award® for Best Animated Feature.

Visit townofcary.org for more information on National arts and Humanities Month events and all the great upcoming offerings from the own for residents of all ages.