Author Archives: Ayn-Monique Klahre

The Whirl: Raleigh City Farm Harvest Dinner at Home

Raleigh City Farm launched its Harvest Dinner at Home series in October, featuring meals from Garland’s Cheetie Kumar, Coleen Speaks of Hummingbird, Caroline Morrison of Fiction Kitchen and Andrew Gravens of A Place at the Table. The fundraiser supports the…

The Whirl: The Shop at The Green Chair Project

In September, local nonprofit The Green Chair Project launched its online retail portal, The Shop, making its popular resale store accessible during the pandemic. 100 percent of proceeds from its sales benefit its program, providing home furnishings to local families…

The Whirl: Dining for Women

Raleigh’s chapter of Dining for Women hosted a socially-distanced gathering on September 8. Dining for Women invites individuals to gather together monthly to learn about organizations benefiting women and families, and to support these organizations through their charitable dollars. In…

The Whirl: Underwood Wine Fundraiser

The Underwood Elementary Foundation and PTA held a virtual wine tasting event with Wine Feed to kick off the 2020-2021 school year. Philip Rubin, co-owner of Wine Feed, led guests in a tasting of three “Unicorn Wines,” paired with a…

21 Things to do in Raleigh November

From pecan-picking to flea market browsing to watching movies under the stars, here are events and activities to do in the Triangle this month.

The Whirl: Taste of the Wild

Matt Register and Ricky Moore join forces for an exclusive virtual event focused on North Carolina food.

The Whirl: WINnovation 2020

On September 18, WALTER hosted its sixth annual summit on women leaders, virtually.

Explore these 5 Small Towns in Western N.C.

Just a few hours west of the Triangle, find yourself near the Blue Ridge Parkway embarking on leaf-crunching hikes, sipping mountain apple cider and breathing in crisp cool air in these small mountain towns.

Love and Light at Raleigh Union Station

A new installation by Hank Willis Thomas, the first project from arts advocacy group Artsuite, offers a timely, positive message.