Your Weekend Guide to Bull City & Beyond: March 1st – 3rd

Naturally Wild Presents Birding with QTBIPOC – Saturday, 9-11am – Explore the different birds that reside in Sarah P. Duke Gardens and learn how the garden changes from spring to summer with Naturally Wild LLC and bird guide Deja Perkins. The program is designed to center queer, trans, Black, Indigenous and people of color audiences, voices and experiences and registration is prioritized for those that identify as such. 

Engineers Day – Saturday, 10am-3pm – Head to the Museum of Life and Science to celebrate World Engineering Day with activities made for tinkers, thinkers, makers and gamers! There will be many hands-on opportunities; demonstrations from local robotics, makerspace and technology organizations; information sessions on different engineering topics; and more.

Durham Mini Comic Con – Saturday, 10am-5pm – Find your newest collectible or meet a fellow fan at this mini one-day convention at the Durham Armory! The event will offer comics, toys, artists and cosplay, as well as meet-and-greets with comic book authors. 

Intro to Zen Meditation Workshop  -Saturday, 9:30am-12pm – Don’t miss Josho Pat Phelan Roshi‘s Zen meditation workshop at the Chapel Hill Zen Center. This session is perfect for beginners or those wanting to refresh their practice. Learn breath awareness, mindfulness and walking meditation.

‘Compositions By Her: A Celebration of Women in Music’ – Sunday, 3-4:30pm – The Durham Symphony Orchestra presents this concert at the Hayti Heritage Center in honor of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day (March 8) featuring works by two outstanding American composers, Libby Larsen and Florence Price, while also paying homage to iconic female characters evoked by the music of Georges Bizet.

Baby Goat Festival  – Runs through March 5th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Get ready for a cuteness overload at Spring Haven Farm as you play with, give treats to and experience the ultimate goat cuddles at the Baby Goat Festival. Visit the farm for an adorable experience you won’t want to miss! 

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