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Wine Tasting

Saturday, February 2   |   2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Visit The Goat on Saturdays at 2pm for a free wine tasting with Fearrington sommeliers and the occasional guest! Taste hand-selected red and white wines, and ask our sommeliers to help you find a bottle to take home. Today’s tasting focuses on the classic styles of wines California has to offer, mostly from the heart of Napa and Sonoma! Steve will be pouring the following wines for you to savor: Tenshen White Blend $18 St Supery ‘Virtu’ Sauvignon-Semillon Blend $21 Banshee…



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Michael Joseph Roberto, The Coming of the American Behemoth: The Origins of Fascism in America 1920-1940

Sunday, February 3   |   2:00 pm

Most people in the United States have been trained to recognize fascism in movements such as Germany’s Third Reich or Italy’s National Fascist Party, where charismatic demagogues manipulate incensed, vengeful masses. We rarely think of fascism as linked to the essence of monopoly-finance capitalism, operating under the guise of American free-enterprise. But, as Michael Joseph Roberto argues, this is exactly where fascism’s embryonic forms began gestating in the United States, during the so-called prosperous 1920s and the Great Depression of…



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A KonMari Workshop with Holly Bourne

Sunday, February 3   |   3:00 pm   |   $60

You deserve to live in an environment that is calm, peaceful, and clutter free. Join us for an afternoon learning KonMari, the Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing. Based on the values of joy, mindfulness, and gratitude, KonMari is a simple yet powerful approach to resolving clutter, one category at a time. Marie Kondo, the creator of the KonMari Method, is the bestselling author of The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up. Marie recognized that the common approach of decluttering room-by-room…



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Children’s Storytime

Tuesday, February 5   |   10:30 am

Storytime for the Wee Ones Join McIntyre’s for storytime with our littlest readers — babies, toddlers and preschoolers are welcome! Please contact the bookstore with any questions at 919.542.3030.



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CANCELED: ‘In-Cider’ Scoop! with Sommelier Laura Francis – A Cider Class

Wednesday, February 6   |   6:00 pm   |   $45

Going back to our American roots, cider has been a well-loved beverage since we settled in Plymouth Rock. Those English Isle palates lusted after something to quench their thirst, and making cider was much easier in that climate than trying to cultivate barley and grains for beer. Recently, cider has had a resurgence of interest across the US, especially in states that boast sizable orchard agriculture. Typically cider is produced from apples, but technically can be made from other fruits,…



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Children’s Storytime

Friday, February 8   |   10:30 am

Storytime for the Wee Ones Join McIntyre’s for storytime with our littlest readers — babies, toddlers and preschoolers are welcome! Please contact the bookstore with any questions at 919.542.3030.



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Webb Hubbell, The Eighteenth Green

Saturday, February 9   |   2:00 pm

Who was Harold Spencer?  All D.C. Lawyer Jack Patterson knew was that Spencer’s dead body had been found on the 18th Green of Columbia Country Club, cancelling Jack’s Saturday golf game. Who is Rachel Goodman? Her name has been plastered on the front page of every newspaper in the country for weeks, branded as a thief of confidential information vital to U.S. National Security and a spy for Israel. Turns out she is also the daughter of Jack’s long-time friend…



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Wine Tasting

Saturday, February 9   |   2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Visit The Goat on Saturdays at 2pm for a free wine tasting with Fearrington sommeliers and the occasional guest! Taste hand-selected red and white wines, and ask our sommeliers to help you find a bottle to take home. After all that hot weather, we’ll be pouring some heavier wines to re-acclimate your body to these upcoming cooler temperatures. Stop by to taste these: Hillinger Pinot Gris $18 Allegrini ‘Palazzo della Torre’ Corvina Blend $20 Questions? Call 919.545.5717.



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Children’s Storytime

Tuesday, February 12   |   10:30 am

Storytime for the Wee Ones Join McIntyre’s for storytime with our littlest readers — babies, toddlers and preschoolers are welcome! Please contact the bookstore with any questions at 919.542.3030.



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Children’s Storytime

Friday, February 15   |   10:30 am

Storytime for the Wee Ones Join McIntyre’s for storytime with our littlest readers — babies, toddlers and preschoolers are welcome! Please contact the bookstore with any questions at 919.542.3030.



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