Oh the Weather Outside is Frightful...


...And Granville is so DELIGHTFUL to visit in the Winter.
Whether you love to paint, eat good food & drink wine, Granville has various ways you can enjoy yourself.

cupCedar Creek Gallery located in Creedmoor will feature their 3rd Annual CUPful Show from January 13th through February 26th.  Artists from all over the US showcase over 400 mugs and cups! Each artist is sending a limited quantity so make your selection early and take them home that day!  For more information, call 919-528-1041 or log onto www.cedarcreekgallery.com

first fridaysFirst Fridays in Creedmoor is designed with the entire family in mind and features a combination of movie and family nights on the first Friday of each month throughout the year. Advance registration is not required and these events are always free of charge.  For more information, contact the Recreation Department at (919) 764-1005 or recreation@cityofcreedmoor.org.

hubThe Hub on Main will host weekly events for food, beer,  and wine lovers:

Bread Share with Strong Arm Bakery on Every Thursday 4 pm to 6 pm
Brewery Beer Tastings on Every Friday (See Lineup Here)
Saturday Sips with Cindy (See Lineup Here) 
Thai Sunday (once a month)
Sushi Sundays (once a month) 

For upcoming events CLICK HERE and log onto their Facebook Page The Hub on Main NC

sideA Valentine's Evening
at Thorndale Oaks will take place on February 14th.   Dining will begin at 7 pm. Cocktail Attire is preferred. Music provided by the extremely talented band Side Car Social Club. This is a ticketed event and reservations are required! This includes your meal, dancing, complimentary wine and decadent dessert. Call Thorndale to reserve your seats at 919-603-3701 or CLICK HERE for tickets.

The latest trend among adults has arrived in Creedmoor with "Merlot & Van Gogh" on February 23rd, March 23rd and April 27th.  Acclaimed local artist Alma Burke instructs two-hour step-by-step painting classes where participants bring, and enjoy, their favorite bottle of wine!  This event will take place at The Rack located on 207 N Main Street in Creedmoor.  The class is for adults 21 & older and there is a registration that must be paid prior to class.  Wine is not provided, but participants may bring their own wine to class.  For more information, log onto www.cityofcreedmoor.org.  CLICK HERE for the flyer.

mardi gras

The Boys & Girls Club of Central NC is hosting a Mardi Gras Bash on Saturday, February 25th at Vino Oasi from 6 pm to 10 pm.  Experience the Food, Spirits and Music of Bourbon Street. Tickets are $50 each.  You can purchase tickets on their Event Page The 2nd Annual Mardi Gras Bash.  You can also contact the club at (919) 690-0036 or www.bgcncnc.com/Join/Granville/  

libraryThe Granville County Library System will sponsor several programs related to the Holocaust, Valentine's Day, Black History and more:

Holocaust Survivor Abe Piasek will be speaking at South Branch Library in Butner-Creedmoor on February 28th from 5 pm to 6 pm
Dr. Omar Ali will present "Re-imagining Local Black History Globally" at Thornton Library in Oxford on February 4th from 2 pm to 5 pm
There will be an art exhibit of local artist, H. DaVinci Bullock, Sr. at Thornton Library in Oxford on February 5th from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Learn how to make some Valentine Crafts at the Thornton Library in Oxford on February 8th form 3 pm to 4 pm and 5:30 pm to 7 pm
The Not-So Newlywed Game will take place at the Thornton Library in Oxford for couples married over 30 years on February 13th at 5:30 pm
A Book Club Interest Meeting will be held at the South Branch Library in Butner-Creedmoor on February 21st at 6:30 pm
Dr. Katherine Charron will present "Women in the Civil Right Movement" at Thornton Library in Oxford on February 27th from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

For more information on the these and other events, contact (919) 693-1121 or log onto http://www.granvillecounty.org/residents/library-system/