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Events + Exhibitions: September 6, 2019


First Friday at Circa 1888 Featuring: Adam Lee Decker @ Circa 1888

Join us after your First Friday art walk for free live music from Adam Lee Decker Trio. Show is free with your one-time, $1 membership.

First Friday with Award-Winning Author-Illustrator Laura Vaccaro Seeger @ Read With Me | A Children's Book & Art Shop

At Read With Me for this First Friday, they are honored and excited to be hosting two amazing children’s book creators, Laura Vaccaro Seeger and Jonathan D. Voss.

Laura Vaccaro Seeger is the author and illustrator of nearly two dozen acclaimed picture books, including the popular Dog and Bear series, the first of which won the Boston Globe Horn Book Medal. She has been awarded a Caldecott Honor twice, for First the Egg and again for Green, and a Geisel Honor twice, for First the Egg and One Boy. Blue, her companion to Green, has received four starred reviews. She will be reading with us her new book, "Why?"

Twitter @lauravseeger/@holidayhousebks; Facebook @LauraVaccaroSeeger, @HolidayHouseBks; Instagram: @holidayhousebks, http://studiolvs.com

Jonathan David Voss was a portrait artist and graphic designer before becoming a children's book creator. He is the author-illustrator of Brave and Enough for Two: A Hoot & Olive Story and the illustrator of Winnie: The True Story of the Bear Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh by Sally Walker. His newest book, "Imagine That", continues the journey of beloved characters Hoot & Olive. He lives in Wake Forest, North Carolina with his family.

Twitter @vosswriter, www.jonathandvoss.com 

After the interactive story time, they'll have a Q&A with the books’ creators, signing time, and on-demand poetry hosted by litSPARK. In the Creativity Corner, they'll have drop-in activities- open drawing.

Read With Me's local art gallery is open every day with over 10 local artists' work for sale.

Seems Like Home @ V L Rees Gallery

First Friday Event Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

From Dix Park to the NCMA and in between. Landmarks, landscapes, and the Raleigh vibe.

Meet the artist during First Friday, from 6 to 9 pm.

Seems Like Home @ V L Rees Gallery

First Friday Event Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Exhibition Dates: Sep 6-Sep 28

From Dix Park to the NCMA and in between. Landmarks, landscapes, and the Raleigh vibe.

Meet the artist during First Friday, from 6 to 9 pm.