Book Swap

By CAM Raleigh | October 22, 2012

During November 2 First Friday CAM Raleigh will host its first ever Book Swap from 6:00–9:30pm in celebration of our current exhibition, GirlTalk: Women and Text. You are invited to bring in between 1-10 books and swap them for other books! The following printed media are accepted: books, graphic novels, art books, chapbooks, comics, manga… no magazines please. Any remaining books at the end of the night will be donated to local thrift shops. Don’t forget to BYOBag to carry all your new swaps home with you!

Book Drop-off:
Book Swap items will be accepted at CAM Raleigh during regular museum hours starting Monday, October 29 through First Friday, November 2. 

Special thank you to our Teen Council for volunteering at the swap.

December First Friday

By CAM Raleigh | October 7, 2012

CAM Raleigh's December First Friday program includes after-hours access to the galleries, student docents in the GirlTalk exhibition, a book swap in the museum lobby, new hands-on activities at the creation station, music by DJ duo Chateau, MIXTAPE (an hour of live performances and presentations by area artists), food trucks, and a cash bar.

First Friday admission is $5 and FREE to all members, children 10 and under, and NC State College of Design students, faculty and staff.

December 7 First Friday Schedule:
Porchetta and Baguettaboutit food trucks in the courtyard from 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Book Swap in the lobby from 6:00–9:30 p.m.
Student Docents from 6:30–8:30 p.m.
MIXTAPE in the classroom from 8:00–9:00 p.m.
Creation Station open from 6:30–9:00 p.m.
DJ Chateau from 7:00–10:00 p.m.
Museum open until 10:00 p.m.

About the First Friday DJ:
Chateau is a collaborative project between Sean McKee and Michael Perros deeply rooted in disco, boogie and house. Firm in their search for the perfect beat. The CAM Raleigh First Friday DJ series is curated by J. Yu.

October First Friday

By CAM Raleigh | September 10, 2012

CAM Raleigh's October First Friday program includes after-hours access to the galleries, student docents sharing their unique perspective of GirlTalk: Women and Text, a hands-on activity at the creation station, music, food trucks, and a cash bar.

CAM Raleigh is proud to host Carolina Ballet for a pop-up performance of Meditations from Thais from the famous opera of Jules Massenet during October 5 First Friday. This piece is choreographed by Carolina Ballet Artistic Director Robert Weiss and performed by Lara O'Brien and Marcelo Martinez. Carolina Ballet will perform the 6 minute piece at 7:30 and 8:15 p.m.
 

October 5 First Friday Schedule:
Porchetta and Deli-icious food trucks in the courtyard from 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Student Docents in the GirlTalk exhibition from 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Creation Station open from 6:30–9:00 p.m.
Carolina Ballet Performances: 7:30 & 8:15 p.m.
DJ Drew Diggle from 7:00–10:00 p.m.
Museum open until 10:00 p.m.

First Friday admission is $5 and FREE to all members, children 10 and under, and NC State College of Design students, faculty and staff.

Photo courtesy Armes Photography

August First Friday

By CAM Raleigh | June 27, 2012

CAM Raleigh's August First Friday program includes after-hours access to José Lerma–The Credentialist, Andy Hall—FORM SPECIAL, a hands-on activity at the creation station, food trucks, local DJ Logan Sayles, and a cash bar.

August 3 First Friday Schedule:
Cash bar open: 6:00–9:45 p.m.
Baguettaboutit and Olde North State BBQ foods trucks: 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Hands-on creation station in the classroom: 6:30–9:00 p.m.
DJ Logan TV: 7:00–10:00 p.m.
Ask Me guides in the galleries: 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Museum open: until 10:00 p.m.


Free PBR for CAM Raleigh members during First Fridays!

First Friday activities are free with $5 museum admission. CAM Raleigh members, children 10 and under, members of NARM and Mod/Co, and NC State College of Design students, staff, and faculty are admitted free with ID.

July First Friday

By CAM Raleigh | June 18, 2012

CAM Raleigh's July First Friday program includes after-hours access to José Lerma–The Credentialist and Andy Hall–FORM SPECIAL, a hands-on activity at the creation station, a special pop-up performance from the North Carolina Theatre and Conservatory, music by local DJ Drew Diggle, food trucks, and a cash bar.

First Friday activities are free with $5 museum admission. CAM Raleigh members, children 10 and under, members of NARM and Mod/Co, and NC State College of Design students, staff, and faculty are admitted free.

July 6 First Friday Schedule:
Cash bar open: 6:00–9:45 p.m.
Baguettaboutit, Olde North State BBQ, and Porchetta Foods truck in the courtyard: 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Hands-on creation station: open 6:30–9:00 p.m.
DJ Drew Diggle: 7:00–10:00 p.m.
North Carolina Theatre and Conservatory Performance: between 8:00–8:30 p.m.
Ask Me guides in the galleries: 6:00–10:00 p.m.
Museum open: until 10:00 p.m.