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Google books: Saxapahaw

Google books: Saxapahaw | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
While most mill towns have gone by the wayside, the town of Saxapahaw has flourished with sustainable practices and has become a town that others like to mimic. Saxapahaw, which means rocks on the Haw, was first settled by the Sissipahaw Indians.
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Name that Chameleon, Win a Class for Two!

Name that Chameleon, Win a Class for Two! | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
Cindy Biles - Clay Sculptor: When I chose this photo of a happy chameleon for my postcards for teaching clay sculpture classes, I had no idea how popular s/he would become. People of all ages have remarked that they picked up the postcard because of his (her?) great expression.
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Weidemann Academy of Martial Arts

Weidemann Academy of Martial Arts | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
Come check us out at the Saxapahaw United Methodist Church on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 3-4PM.
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SaxArt River-Walk Juried Art Festival

SaxArt River-Walk Juried Art Festival | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
SaxArt River-Walk is a juried Art Festival planned for Sept. 24, 2011, from 10am-6pm.
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Benjamin Vineyards & Winery Half off wine tasting for two

Benjamin Vineyards & Winery  Half off wine tasting for two | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
Benjamin Vineyards and Winery is just the place to spend an enchanting afternoon. Stroll through the vineyards, pluck a few grapes to sample, and unwind at this family owned and operated farm winery located in the Haw River Valley.
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The Saxapahaw Scribbler: ¡Soy hispano!

The Saxapahaw Scribbler: ¡Soy hispano! | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
While calling myself Hispanic may seem absurd, the more I have reflected on this the more sense it makes for me to do so. After all, I share many characteristics with the Hispanic communities in North Carolina.
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Durham contractor starts on $6M Saxapahaw mill project | The Business Journal

Durham-based C.T. Wilson Construction Co. has begun renovating the southern section of a historic mill in Alamance County that will house 16 of 29 planned condominiums.
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Haw River water quality continues to improve (Chatham Journal)

Haw River water quality continues to improve (Chatham Journal) | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
Debates on recent changes in Chatham County bureaucracy raise the question of the actual state of the water in the Haw River.
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Singing The Praises of Saxapahaw

Singing The Praises of Saxapahaw | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
"The Washington Post" seems enthralled with our small, but mighty cool, neighbor.
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Upcoming Roxy Farms Events includes 2 Fundraisers

Upcoming Roxy Farms Events includes 2 Fundraisers | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
Roxy Farms Antiques - Coming soon, NC Lung Cancer Partnership Silent Auction and Fundraiser and Carolina Care Bullies Fundraiser.
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Awesome! Thank you for all you do!
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Sunday Night at The Eddy with Spirit Family Reunion

Sunday Night at The Eddy with Spirit Family Reunion | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
Luck Photography - We spent a lovely Sunday evening down in Saxapahaw. We popped into the Haw River Ballroom to catch a few minutes of Old Time Pickin’ Sunday... Then we wandered up with steps to The Eddy for dinner and to catch a surprise acoustic show from the Spirit Family Reunion.
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Room for rent in pastoral cottage

Room for rent in pastoral cottage | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
one room for rent in a 1940's bungalow, Minutes away from the Saxapahaw General Store.
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Busy and in demand, Paperhand Puppet Intervention prepares a new summer show | Theater | Independent Weekly

Busy and in demand, Paperhand Puppet Intervention prepares a new summer show | Theater | Independent Weekly | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
Paperhand has been working with Manteo's The Lost Colony, Raleigh's Earth Day and Wake County's 86it.com recycling campaign (and have a project with Morehead Planetarium in the works), while Jan Burger's been at a year-long residency and Donovan...
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1st Annual Saxapahaw Oktoberfest Antique Festival

1st Annual Saxapahaw Oktoberfest Antique Festival | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
Antique sellers and dealers from Graham, Burlington, Mebane, Hillsborough, Chapel Hill and Pittsboro will converge to sell their wares at this fun event. There will be an old-timey special "hay barn" auction at 12 noon c/o R & M Auction with auctioneers Ray Overman NCAL 1974 and Jon Harris NCAL 7740 auctioning off a select number of antique items as a fundraiser for Carolina Care Bullies, a 501 c-3 non-profit dedicated to finding responsible homes for pitbulls.
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construction photos - S. Saxapahaw Homeowners Assn.

construction photos - S. Saxapahaw Homeowners Assn. | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
Not for profit water and sewer utility run by volunteers for 45 households.
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Independent Weekly - Heather and Tom LaGarde are just getting started with Saxapahaw

Independent Weekly - Heather and Tom LaGarde are just getting started with Saxapahaw | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
"There's a little bit of every small town in North Carolina in the Haw River Ballroom." —Tom LaGarde...
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Saturday in Saxapahaw! « Cherie Runs This

Saturday in Saxapahaw! « Cherie Runs This | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
I live in the middle of no where. While it’s very quaint and rustic and a blessing to be away from DC (where I spent three years pretending I was a city girl when I was everything but), there is not much around here.
Cherie's comment July 21, 2011 5:12 PM
Aww, thanks for sharing this. I hope your readers enjoy it! :)
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Andrew Gentry Photography: "Saxapahaw is..."

Andrew Gentry Photography: "Saxapahaw is..." | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
More images from my "Saxapahaw is..." series.
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S. Saxapahaw Homeowners Assn.

S. Saxapahaw Homeowners Assn. | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
SSHA has received a "notice to proceed" and so the water system project will start on July 11, 2011.
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The Carrboro Art Scene: Saxapahaw the next Austin?

The Carrboro Art Scene: Saxapahaw the next Austin? | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
An artist and blogger reminisces about his times in old and new Saxapahaw.
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New Saxapahaw Artists website

New Saxapahaw Artists website | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
We are founded with simple goals- to showcase "local" artists, and in the process, highlight Saxapahaw as a positive, growing, creative cultural community.
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1st Friday @ the Saxapahaw Art Gallery

1st Friday @ the Saxapahaw Art Gallery | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
1st Friday @ Saxapahaw Art Gallery
Friday July 1, 2011 6-9 PM
Members Show "American Summer"
Hors'douvres, Refreshment, Live music by Dmitri Resnik Band
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Summer Events at Benjamin Vineyards

Summer Events at Benjamin Vineyards | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
Visit the Benjamin Vineyards and Winery website for a complete list of upcoming events including Paddle and Local Foods Buffet on 6/25, Women's Paddle on 7/9, and more plus Saturdays at Sax, and Friday Night Live in Greensboro.
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The Impulsive Traveler: Magical happenings in tiny Saxapahaw, N.C.

The Impulsive Traveler: Magical happenings in tiny Saxapahaw, N.C. | Saxapahaw | Scoop.it
The Impulsive Traveler spends a weekend in the reviving former mill village of Saxapahaw, N.C.
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