September 30, 2017

8:00AM-2:00PM

Asheville and Chapel Hill Campuses

The Student Senate and the Office of Curricular and Student Affairs at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy will host Family Day 2017 on Saturday, September 30, at its Chapel Hill and Asheville campuses. The event provides an entertaining and insightful look into the lives of student pharmacists and student pharmaceutical scientists at the School.

Family Day 2017 is a completely hands-on tour of the School where every attendee will have a chance to engage in an activity that shows what it’s like to be a pharmacist or a pharmaceutical scientist.

Also, guests will be treated to breakfast as well as a cookout-style lunch!

Registration ends on September 20.


Things to Do in and Around Asheville

Things to Do in and Around Chapel Hill

North Carolina Botanical Gardens

100 Old Mason Farm Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
(919) 962-0522
F-SA 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.; SU 1:00–5:00 p.m.
Free admission

Sarah P. Duke Gardens

420 Anderson St.
Durham, NC 27708
(919) 684-3698
8:00 a.m.–dusk daily
Free admission

Ackland Art Museum

101 S. Columbia St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
(919) 966-5736
F–SA, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.; SU 1:00–5:00 p.m.
Free admission

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

250 E. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 962-1236
F–SA, 10:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m.; SU 1:00–4:30 p.m.

Carrboro Farmers Market

Fresh, local produce
Laurel Avenue
Carrboro, NC 27510
SA 7:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Southern Season

Chapel Hill specialty gifts
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 929-7133
M–TH 8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m., F–SA 8:00 a.m.–
9:00 p.m., SU 10:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.

University Place 

201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 945-1900
M–SA 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m., SU 1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

The Streets at Southpoint

6910 Fayetteville Road
Durham, NC 27713
(919) 572-8800
M–SA 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m., SU 12:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.

Four Corners

175 E. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 537-8230
F–SA 11:00 a.m.–2:00 a.m., SU 12:00 p.m.–2:00 a.m.

Carolina Brewery

460 W. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 942-1800
F–SA 11:00 a.m.–1:00 a.m., SU 11:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m.

Bailey’s Pub & Grille

1722 N. Fordham Blvd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 918-1005
11:00 a.m.–2:00 a.m. daily

Caffe Driade

Listed in Food & Wines “America’s Best Coffee Bars”
1215 E. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 942-2333
M–TH 7:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m.; F–SA 7:00 a.m.–12:00 a.m.; SU 7:30 a.m.–11:00 p.m.

The Root Cellar

Gourmet restaurant, bakery and cafe
750 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 967-3663
M–SU 7:30 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

Maple View Farm and Country Store

Farm-fresh ice cream and other dairy products
3109 Dairyland Rd.
Hillsborough, NC 27278
(919) 933-3600
M–SU 12:00–9:00 p.m.

Merritt’s Store & Grill

Famous BLTs featured on the Food Network
1009 S. Columbia St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 942-4897
Grill: M–F 6:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m., BLTs 3:00–8:00 p.m.,
SA 8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

Neil’s Deli

Italian-American subs, Provencal-style sandwiches; featured in Food and Wine
100 E. Main St.
Carrboro, NC 27510
(919) 967-2185
M–SA 7:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m., SU closed

Sugarland Bakery

Dizzying variety of sweet treats, including cupcakes, gelato, and frozen martinis
140 E. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 929-2100
Open until 10:00 p.m. on weekdays, midnight on weekends

Time Out

Famous chicken-and-cheddar biscuit as seen on Man v. Food
1301 N. Fordham Blvd.
Chapel Hill, NC
(919) 240-5868
M–F 6:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.; SA–SU open all day, breakfast buffet 6:30–11:00 a.m.

Vimala’s Curryblossom Cafe

Local and sustainable food from farm to fork
431 W. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
(919) 929-3833
TU–SA: lunch 11:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m., dinner 5:00–9:00 p.m.

This list is provided by Phi Delta Chi – Alpha Gamma Chapter.

Lodging, Directions, and Parking

Chapel Hill Hotels and Lodging

Asheville Hotels and Lodging

Directions to UNC at Chapel Hill 

Directions to Karpen Hall

UNCA Campus Map

We encourage all visitors to park in either the visitor lots or lot P16. Registration area is in the lobby outside of room 114.

Directions to Beard and Kerr Halls at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy

From Raleigh and Points East Via Interstate 40 and NC 54

  • Take 1-40 West to exit #273A.
  • Take NC 54 West to Chapel Hill.
  • This road becomes South Road as you near UNC campus.
  • Drive through campus and cross South Columbia Street.
  • Take the first left on Pharmacy Lane.

From Points North Via Interstate 85

  • From Durham, take US 15-501 South toward UNC-Chapel Hill approximately ten miles.
  • At the NC 54 exit, take Raleigh Road (which becomes South Road) west toward the UNC campus.
  • Drive through campus and cross South Columbia Street.
  • Take the first left on Pharmacy Lane.

From Greensboro and Points West Via Interstate 40 Exit 266

  • Exit I-40 at Exit 266 and go south on NC 86 to Franklin Street and downtown Chapel Hill.
  • Continue south across Franklin Street
  • At the second light, make a right on Cameron Avenue.
  • At the next light, make a left on Pittsboro Street.
  • At the next light, make a left on McCauley Street.
  • Take the first right on Pharmacy Lane.

We encourage visitors to park in either Beard Lot or McCauley Deck

Additional parking can be found at the Venable Lot 

Our event sponsors are:

UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy

UNC Pharmacy Alumni Association

If you have any questions, please contact Andrew Clapper at andrew_clapper@unc.edu or (919) 966-2001.


Photos from Past Family Days

2010  |  2011  |  2012  |  2014

 

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