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Randolph Reads activities include performances, discussions, more

Community Discussion and Wrap-Up
5 p.m. Thursday, October 9
Asheboro Public Library

 Library Book Discussions

  • Archdale Public Library, 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 23
    10433 S. Main St., Archdale

  • Asheboro Public Library, 5 p.m. Thursday, October 9
    201 Worth St., Asheboro

  • Liberty Public Library, 6 p.m. Tuesday. September 30
    239 S. Fayetteville St., Liberty

  • Ramseur Public Library, 1 p.m. Thursday, September 18
    1512 S. Main St., Ramseur

  • Randleman Public Library, 4 p.m. Thursday, September 25
    122 Commerce Sq., Randleman


Discuss-As-You-Read #1
 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 26
 Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth Street, Asheboro

First in a series of discussions that will consider Invisible Man in portions.

Discuss-As-You-Read #2
 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 24
 Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth Street, Asheboro

Second in a series of discussions that will consider Invisible Man in portions.

Meet Actor/Playwright Mike Wiley
7-9 p.m. Monday, August 25, di'lishi Frozen Yogurt Bar
405-F E. Dixie Drive, Asheboro
Wiley is writing a play based on Chip Womick's Invisibility in the Community series. The play go onstage at the Sunset Theatre on September 26-27. A portion of di'lishi sales this evening will go to support the project.

Discuss-As-You-Read #3
 5:30 p.m. Thursday, August 28
 Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth Street, Asheboro

This is the last in a series of discussions that have considered Invisible Man in portions.

“Revealing the Invisible” Art Exhibition
September 2-October 17
Gallery 101, Randolph Arts Guild, 123 Sunset Ave., Asheboro
Opening Reception 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 2

An exhibit  of work by local artists on the theme of invisibility (delivery of work Thursday, August 1, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.).

Invisibility in the Community
Series of article profiling people in our community who feel invisible, running Sundays and Wednesdays in August and September
in The Courier-Tribune.

 John Brown’s “Little” Big Band
7 p.m. Saturday, September 13
Sunset Theatre, 234 Sunset Ave.

An eclectic mix of jazz music that heavily influenced Ralph Ellison’s writing style. Brown, a Duke University music professor, fronts several jazz combos including this 11-piece ensemble.
Sponsored by the City of Asheboro

“Ralph Ellison: An American Journey”
7 p.m. Thursday, September 18, Sunset Theatre.
PBS American Experience documentary.

A Lecture on Censorship with Author Jerry Bledsoe
7 p.m. Thursday, September 25
Alton Cox Learning Resources Center Auditorium
Randolph Community College, 629 Industrial Park Ave., Asheboro.
Part of the RCC Cultural Arts Series

 Black Blue & Invisible
7:30 p.m. Saturday, September 27
3 p.m. Sunday, September 28
 Sunset Theatre.

A documentary play by actor/playwright Mike Wiley and fellow artists based on Chip Womick’s series of articles in The Courier-Tribune about individuals in the community who feel invisible.
Sponsored by the City of Asheboro

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