Spring is here! It’s a great time for us to get outside and for me to resume my community office hours. Join me and an occasional special guest to talk about all things Carrboro. We will continue to follow the public health guidance by meeting outdoors. I’m looking forward to these opportunities to talk with you in person.
- Sunday, May 2, 1:00-3:00 pm — 📍 Martin Luther King Jr Park — Special guest: Chapel Hill Council Member Tai Huynh
- Wednesday, May 12, 12:00-1:30 pm — 📍 Gray Squirrel Coffee Company
- Sunday, June 6, 1:00-3:00 pm — 📍 Wilson Park — Special guest: Carrboro Council Member Barbara Foushee
- Saturday, June 19, 12:30-2:30 pm — 📍 The Marian Cheek Jackson Center for Saving and Making History — Special guest: George Barrett, executive director, Jackson Center
These dates and times may change. Check this page for updates, or follow along on Twitter or Facebook. And feel free to contact me anytime.
Updated May 2, 2021.
Monthly office hours for the first half of 2020 are here! Join me (and sometimes a special guest) to chat about local issues, ongoing projects, and important new initiatives coming to Carrboro this year. We can also talk politics as we face down this important election year for the region, the state, and the country.
- Sunday, January 12, 2:00-4:00 pm – Gray Squirrel Coffee Company
- Sunday, February 9, 12:00-3:00 pm – Craftboro Brewing Depot – Special guest: Orange County Commissioner Mark Dorosin
- Sunday, March 22, 3:00-4:00 pm – Online Office Hours (Zoom)
- Sunday, March 29, 2:30-4:00 pm – Online Office Hours (Zoom)
- Sunday, April 5, 2:00-3:30 pm – Online Office Hours (Zoom)
These dates and times may change. Check this page for updates, or follow along on Twitter or Facebook. And feel free to contact me anytime. Happy new year!
Updated May 6, 2020.
October office hours are here! My very special guest this month is my friend and colleague Alderwoman Barbara Foushee. Join us Saturday, October 12, anytime between 5:30 and 7:30 pm at Open Eye Cafe. Drop by anytime to talk about all things Carrboro—including this new bus shelter.
Updated December 5, 2019.
Summer is here! It’s time to plan ahead for another season of office hours. It’s been a fun and interesting year for office hours so far, and I’m looking forward to seeing more of you over the next several months.
- Sunday, July 14, 1:00-3:00 pm, Vecino Brewing Co
- Friday, August 23, 12:00-2:00 pm, lunch hour at Mel’s Luncheonette
- Saturday, September 14, 4:00-6:00 pm, Open Eye Cafe
- Saturday, October 12, with special guest Alderwoman Barbara Foushee, 5:30-7:00 pm, Open Eye Cafe
- Sunday, November 17,
2:00-4:00 pm, 12:30-2:30 pm, Johnny’s Gone Fishing
- Friday, December 6, 4:30-6:30 pm, Gray Squirrel Coffee Company
As always, these dates and times may change. Check this page for updates, or follow along on Twitter or Facebook. And feel free to contact me anytime. See you soon!
Come talk about Carrboro!
For this month’s office hours, I’m glad to welcome special guest Joal Hall Broun, the chair of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro school board and a former Carrboro alderwoman. Joal also serves on the executive committee of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro branch of the NAACP. She has worked for all of us locally and regionally in a variety of roles over many years.
Drop by anytime on Saturday, March 30, between 11:00 am and 1:00 pm! We’ll be camped out in the Claremont neighborhood clubhouse at 115 Orlando Place. (Many thanks to the Claremont Homeowners Association.)
Updated June 4, 2019.
The new year means a new season of office hours! Want to chat about Carrboro? Join me for any or all. Here are the details:
- Office hours: Saturday, January 12, 2:00-4:00 pm: Looking Glass Cafe
- Happy office hours: Friday, February 8, 5:30-7:30 pm: Vecino Brewing Co
- Office hours with special guest Joal Hall Broun: Saturday, March 30, 11:00 am-1:00 pm: Claremont Clubhouse (115 Orlando Place, Carrboro)
- Office hours: Sunday, April 14, 2:00-4:00 pm: Napoli Cafe & Gelateria
- Happy office hours: Thursday, May 9, 5:30-7:00 pm: Steel String Brewery
- Office hours with special guest Margaret Herring: Saturday,
June 8 June 15, 9:00-11:00 am: Gray Squirrel Coffee Company
These dates, times, and locations may change. So be sure to check this page for updates or follow along on Twitter or Facebook. And office hours or not, feel free to contact me anytime. See you soon!