Nearby Notes: Festivals, events and more

North Carolina

Raleigh, Sept. 9-10. Hopscotch Design Festival. Details:

Burnsville, Sept. 10-12. Carolina Mountain Literary Festival. Details:

Ayden, Sept. 10-13. Ayden Collard Festival. Details:

Greensboro, Sept. 11-13. National Folk Festival. Details:

South Carolina

Aiken, Sept. 11-12. Aikin’s Makin’ Festival. Details:

Clover, Sept. 12. Butts & Bluegrass BBQ Festival. Details: (type “Butts” in the search window).

Myrtle Beach, Sept. 12. Dog Days Blues & Jazz Fest. Details:

Presentation explores Bali

Seasoned international traveler Doug Eberhart will give a presentation of the exotic Indonesian isle of Bali at the Sept. 8 meeting of the Magellan Travel Club. His presentation begins at 7 p.m. on the second floor of the fellowship hall at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 1000 E. Morehead St. Free; reservations are not required. Details: Bob Taylor, 704-906-6483 or