Category Archives: events

Summer 2022 Office Hours

Join me for a hot and sticky summer season of my community office hours. Drop by during the times below to chat about local issues.

  • Sunday, August 14, 9:00-11:00 amOpen Eye Cafe (back patio)
  • Saturday, September 10, 10:00 am–12:00 noon — location to be determined — Special guest: Orange County Commissioner Sally Greene

These dates and times may change. Check this page for updates, or follow me on Twitter or Facebook. And feel free to contact me anytime.

This post was updated on August 8, 2022.

Spring 2022 Office Hours

Spring is here! With springtime comes a new wave of pollen and a new season of my community office hours. Drop by during the times below to chat about local issues.

  • Saturday, April 16, 11:00 am-1:00 pmOpen Eye Cafe (back patio) — Special guest: Mark Chilton, Orange County register of deeds and former mayor of Carrboro
  • Saturday, May 7, 10:00 am-12:00 pmOpen Eye Cafe (back patio) — Special guest: Durham City Council Member Jillian Johnson
  • Saturday, June 11, 1:00-3:00 pm — location to be determined

These dates and times may change. Check this page for updates, or follow me on Twitter or Facebook. And feel free to contact me anytime.

This post was updated on May 4, 2022.

Fall 2021 Office Hours

Open office hours for early fall are here. Join me (and maybe a special guest) to talk about Carrboro issues.

As always, these dates and times may change. Check this page for updates, or follow me on Twitter or Facebook. And feel free to contact me anytime.

Updated November 18, 2021.

Summer 2021 Office Hours

Summertime office hours are starting soon. Join me and an occasional special guest to chat about Carrboro.

  • Saturday, July 17, 1:00-3:00 pm — ? Present Day on Main — Special guest: Carrboro Council Member Barbara Foushee
  • August 7, 10:00 am-12:00 pm — ? Open Eye Cafe (back patio)
  • September 11, 3:00-5:00 pm — ? Open Eye Cafe (back patio) — Special guest: Orange County Commissioner Anna Richards

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 September 7, 2021.

Office Hours 2020

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.

Early Voting in Carrboro

Early voting in Carrboro and Chapel Hill begins on Saturday, October 19, and continues for 2 weeks. Cast your vote early at Carrboro Town Hall, the Seymour Center, or Chapel of the Cross.

  • Saturday, Oct. 19: 9:00 am-1:00 pm
  • Monday, Oct. 21: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
  • Tuesday, Oct. 22: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
  • Wednesday, Oct. 23: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
  • Thursday, Oct. 24: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
  • Friday, Oct. 25: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
  • Sunday, Oct. 27: 12:00-4:00 pm
  • Monday, Oct. 28: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
  • Tuesday, Oct. 29: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
  • Wednesday, Oct. 30: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
  • Thursday, Oct. 31: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Friday, Nov. 1: 9:00 am-6:00 pm

2019 Office Hours, Part Two

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.

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!

Office Hours With Special Guest Joal Broun

Joal Broun and Damon Seils

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.)