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CAMERON ART MUSEUM NOVEMBER 2013 CALENDAR

• CAM CAFÉ  - Come sample CAM Café’s new fall lunch menu of fresh and seasonal delights 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Tuesday - Saturday, Thursday Dinner 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm and Sunday Brunch 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Stop by and enjoy drinks, appetizers, or a great meal. Every Thursday evening Chef Jessica Cabo creates specialty dishes with organic ingredients from NC farms. Reservations are appreciated and suggested: 910.777.2363. Visit camcafe.org to see the new lunch offerings.
• PUBLIC PROGRAMS: CAM Exhibition Tours Weekly - Thursdays @ 7:30 pm and Sundays @ 2:00 pm. Museum admission; CAM Members: Free. Come join us to explore the exhibitions with lively discussions about the works on view.
• MUSIC: Pro Musica: North Carolina Guitar Quartet - Thurs. Nov. 14 at 7:00 pm. CAM Members and Students: $5.00, Non-members: $10.00
• Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall - Cameron Art Museum presents Pro Musica, a concert series celebrating the works of living composers.  The third season of this musical collaboration begins with a concert featuring the North Carolina Guitar Quartet to start off the 2013-2014 season.  Newly reformed with new members Justin Hoke and Chris Wear along with founders Ed Stephenson and Robert Nathanson, this innovative combination will play some of the great standards of the guitar quartet repertoire.  The concert will feature the diabolical Voices from the Garden by American composer David Kechley. Included on the program are works by Leo Brouwer, Andrew York and Gerardo Tamez.  The concert series is co-sponsored by the UNCW Department of Music.  Purchase seats on CAM’s website www.cameronartmuseum .com, by phone or in person beginning Oct. 17. For more information about the NC Guitar Quartet visit: http://www.edwardstephenson.com/ncguitarquartet.htm.
• CIVIL WAR ACTIVITIES: 1st North Carolina Company E - Sat. Nov.  16 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Free and open to the public. Re-enactors with 1st North Carolina Co. E are doing drills and working on the Museum’s historic site where the Battle of Forks Road skirmish took place in February 1865. Come meet and speak with the re-enactors and hear why they’re passionate about the Civil War.  For more information about the Battle of Forks Road visit: www.battleofforksroad.org.
• DANCE: Works-in-Progress Showcase - Sundays: Nov. 17 and Dec. 15, 2013. NEW TIME: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm. Free and open to the public, donations appreciated
Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall - The Dance Cooperative, in association with Cameron Art Museum, provides monthly informal showings to afford working artists a place to present works in progress to be reviewed and critiqued in a nurturing environment. The events are open to working choreographers, dancers, and the general public who are working on movement and wishes to have others provide feedback on the work as well as anyone who wish to witness the creative process through its many stages and provide assistance in that process.  If you are interested in presenting work, please e-mail the Dance Cooperative at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than the Monday preceding the showcase.
• CAPE FEAR FESTIVAL OF TREES - Sat. Nov. 23 – Sun. Dec. 8 10:00 am – 8:00 pm. Party in the Pines Grand Opening Fri. Nov. 22:  6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
• Teddy Bear Picnic Brunch with Santa Nov. 30:  8:30 am – 10:30 am - The Cape Fear Festival of Trees returns for two weeks presented by Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter and Cameron Art Museum. CAM visitors will experience a winter wonderland featuring holiday trees sponsored and decorated by local businesses and organizations, enjoy musical and theatrical performances, and CAM Café will offer seasonal tasty treats for purchase. For complete details and to purchase tickets (sales begin Nov. 1st ) visit: http://capefearfestivaloftrees.org/ .
• FAMILIES:  4th Annual Clyde @ CAM - Sat. Nov. 23 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm - CAM Members: $3.00 per child, Non-members: $5.00 per child, adults free
• Museum Grounds - Internationally renowned artist Clyde Jones spends the day with you and your family! Help create critters for our ever-growing collaborative crèche! Your critters will remain on display at the corner of 17th and Independence through the holiday season! Do not miss this fantastic day of art-making, collaborating and FUN! No pre-registration necessary. Parental supervision required at all times. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   for more information.
 • MUSEUM SCHOOL WORKSHOPS OPEN REGISTRATION NOW: www.cameronartmuseum.com/museumschool  
• MIDDAY RETREAT! Yoga and T’ai Chi at the Cameron Art Museum. Yoga: Thursday-Midday, noon to 1:00 pm, Friday, 5:30 to 6:30 pm. T’ai Chi: Wednesday-Midday, noon to 1:00 pm. Join in a soothing retreat sure to charge you up while you relax in a beautiful, comfortable setting. These sessions are ongoing and are open to beginner and experienced participants.  cameronartmuseum.com/healthyliving  
• EXHIBITIONS at the CAM: WELL SUITED - The Costumes of Alonzo V. Wilson for HBO’s Treme. On View thru Nov. 3, 2013
• Hughes Wing - Well Suited  The Costumes of Alonzo V. Wilson for HBO’s Treme is on view at the Cameron Art Museum and features costumes from the award-winning series. The exhibition includes exquisitely crafted Mardi Gras Indian suits specially made for Treme. Additionally, Mardi Gras costumes from select characters, as well as design sketches will be on view. This exhibition originally organized by the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, Louisiana.
• Diane Landry: The Cadence of All Things - On View thru January 12, 2014 - Diane Landry (Canadian, b. 1958) is one of Canada's foremost installation artists: her work is exhibited throughout Canada, the United States and Europe. The artist employs everyday objects, sound, light and shadow in her evocative constructions. Her inspiration is the rhythms of the world. From Earth’s orbit around the sun providing cycle of seasons, to the planet’s rotation, creating the periodicity of day and night, to the very beat of the human heart, with systolic and diastolic movements of blood, existence is about the cadences of all things. Cadence includes work created 1992- 2013. CAM-organized with exhibition catalogue.
• Pancoe Art Education Center (ongoing) - Seagrove and Contemporary Pottery in the Exhibition Cases - View some of the Seagrove and Contemporary Pottery from the museum’s permanent collection in the cases. These include the works of resident artist Hiroshi Sueyoshi, Ben Owen III and Jugtown Pottery among other works.
• Cameron Art Museum Galleries Open on Thursday Evenings - Open late Thursday Evenings until 9:00 pm. Offering Thursday evening gallery tours with your museum admission. CAM Members: NO COST | Non-Members: $8 | Students w/id $5, Seniors and Active Military | Children 2-12 $3. Join friends or bring the family and enjoy viewing current exhibitions in the Hughes Wing and Brown Wing each week.
 ABOUT THE CAMERON ART MUSEUM: Cameron Art Museum is located at the corner of South 17th Street and Independence Boulevard in Wilmington, NC.  Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 am- 5:00 pm, Thursday: 10:00 am –9:00 pm, Museum admission is:  Museum members no cost $8 Non-members $5 Students with valid student identification card, active military (with ID) and Seniors (65+) $3 Children age 2 -12 For updated information on programs, exhibitions, classes and events, visit cameronartmuseum.com or call 910.395.5999.