Events

Events
3:34 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

WHQR's 3rd Annual Ice Cream Social was a Huge Success!

Ken, Cleve, Rachel

On Sunday, August 17 WHQR listeners, members, staff and volunteers gathered together in the picnic area of Tidal Creek on Oleander for the common cause of...ice cream! and, of course, public radio. People from all walks of life enjoyed a few hours of fun and relaxation while WHQR station staff scooped several flavors of frozen delights from Velvet Freeze into their cups and cones. 

September 29-Oct 1 7pm @ Thalian Hall
10:52 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Cinematique Presents "Magic in the Moonlight"

Written and directed by legend Woody Allen, Magic in the Moonlight brings such talents as Colin Firth, Emma Stone, Antonia Clarke and Natasha Andrews together in a romantic comedy that is sure to enchant. Set in the 1920s on the opulent Riviera in the south of France, Woody Allen's Magic In The Moonlight is about a master magician (Colin Firth) trying to expose a psychic medium (Emma Stone) as a fake.  (PG-13, 1hr 40 min) 

September 29-October 1, Monday-Wednesday, 7:00 pm

Thalian Hall Main Stage

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8/15/14
3:08 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

Midday Interview: Brenda McDonald and Lindsey Champion "The Last Chance for White Pants Gala"

Event chair and volunteer Brenda McDonald and development manager Lindsey Champion discuss the Lower Cape Fear Hospice and Life Care Center's upcoming benefit "The Last Chance for White Pants Gala." The annual benefit will take place from 7pm to 12am on Friday, August 29 at the Coastline Conference and Events Center. Proceeds benefit the Every Moment Matters Campaign, raising funds for the expansion and renovation of the current hospital facilities.

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September 8-10, 7pm @ Thalian Hall
2:05 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

Cinematique Presents " A Most Wanted Man"

Based on a John le Carre novel, this extraordinary thriller starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Wright, Rachel McAdams and Willem Dafoe, will throw you head first into the high stakes world of international crime and intrigue. When a half-Chechen, half-Russian brutally tortured immigrant turns up in Hamburg's Islamic community, laying claim to his father's illicit fortune, both German and U.S. security agencies take a close interest.

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Events
1:05 pm
Wed August 13, 2014

WHQR 30th Birthday Party

Join us for an evening of fun – a carnival-themed birthday party celebrating WHQR – at CFCC’s Union Station Ballroom (502 N. Front Street). 

 Includes:

  • Live Music From Blivet and Dancing
  • Carnival Entertainment and Games with Great Prizes
  • Open Bar  (Beer / Wine / Specialty Cocktails Designed by Manna)
  • Elaborate Specialty Desserts and Coffee Bar
  • Free parking in CFCC deck

  Tickets

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December 8 @ 7pm
2:28 pm
Mon August 11, 2014

Prologue: "Carolina Crimes" Nineteen Tales of Lust, Love and Longing" by Karen Pullen

Join Ben Steelman of the StarNews as he chats it up with lauded author Karen Pullen, editor of the new steamy collection "Carolina Crimes: Nineteen Tales of Lust, Love and Longing." 

"From sweet to sassy...and beyond. Whether you devour these luscious crimes tales all at once or dole them out to savor the nuances, you're in for a treat." - Kaye George, author of Death in the Time of Ice

Monday, December 8 at 7pm

MC Erny Gallery, 254 N. Front Street, 3rd Floor

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MC Erny Gallery August 22 6-9pm
11:53 am
Mon August 11, 2014

Coming Soon: "Hues of Juxtaposition" at the MC Erny Gallery

Coming Soon: "Hues of Juxtaposition" with work by Eunkyung Kim Cazier, Randy McNamara and Mio Reynolds.

Opening Final Fourth Friday Reception: Friday, August 22, 6-9 pm

Closing Fourth Friday Reception: Friday, September 26, 6-9 pm

Regular MC Erny Gallery Viewing Hours: Monday-Friday 10 am - 4pm

This show will close on Friday, October 10. 

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Events - October 13 @ 7pm
2:50 pm
Fri August 8, 2014

Prologue: "Maritime Wilmington" and "Wilmington: Lost But not Forgotten" by Beverly Tetterton

Wilmington: Lost But Not Forgotten

Join Ben Steelman of the Star News and local author and history librarian, Beverly Tetterton to talk about her two recent publications "Maritime Wilmington" and "Wilmington, Lost But Not Forgotten."

Monday, October 13 at 7 pm

MC Erny Gallery, 254 N. Front Street, 3rd Floor

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August 25-29, 7pm @ Studio Theatre at Thalian
1:39 pm
Tue August 5, 2014

Cinematique Presents "The Grand Seduction"

When a small fishing village sets out in search of a local doctor in order to secure a business contract, they end up with big-city medicine man, Paul Lewis. The towns' citizens and government act in cohorts to get this unlikely addition to stay. (PG-13, 1h. 55 min)

Monday-Friday, August 25-29, 7 pm

Studio Theatre at Thalian Hall

Sunday, August 17, 3PM @ Tidal Creek
12:33 pm
Tue August 5, 2014

WHQR's 3rd Annual Ice Cream Social!!

WHQR invites you to join our staff, on-air personalities, board members and other listeners and members at the 3rd Annual WHQR Ice Cream Social.

Sunday, August 17, 3 - 4pm 
Tidal Creek
Co-op Picnic Area, 5329 Oleander Drive (plenty of free parking)

Bring your friends and family for some yummy ice cream from Velvet Freeze scooped for you by our very own Cleve Callison, Rachel Lewis Hilburn, George Scheibner, Ken Campbell and Jemila Ericson.

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