The best family and learning events in Durham this week

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Looking for family-friendly events to keep the kids busy this week?

From remote control car racing to music lessons, there's plenty to do when it comes to opportunities for learning and fun. Read on for a rundown of what to do this week.
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NC Comicon: Bull City





Celebrate comic book culture at the Bull City convention this weekend. Held at the Durham Convention Center this Friday through Sunday, the gathering will feature creators from across the world. Expect a host of panels, workshops and parties throughout the weekend.

When: Friday, November 9, 8 p.m.
Where: Durham Convention Center, 301 W. Morgan St.
Price: $25-$250
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

54% off remote control car racing at Ho-B RC Park




Ho-B RC Park is currently offering vouchers for one hour of racing for two people for more than 50 percent of the regular price. With a voucher in hand, remote control car racers can select from a variety of courses on which to compete. This special deal includes track time, car rentals and battery charging.

Where: Ho-B RC Park, 1058 W. Club Blvd., Walltown
Price: $23 (54 percent discount off regular price)
Click here for more details, and to take advantage of this deal

Up to 48% off guitar lessons with Owen Hurter





Learn to play the acoustic or electric guitar with local guitarist Owen Hurter, who's currently offering nearly 50 percent off packages of two or four sessions. Participants can choose the style they learn, like pop or country, while picking up the basics in chords, rhythm, soloing and technique.

Where: 2304 Page Road
Price: $33-$63
Click here for more details, and to take advantage of this deal

45% off music lessons at da Capo al Coda





Interested in learning to play a wider range of instruments, like the violin or cello? Then snag a discounted 30-minute lesson from da Capo al Coda. Professional instructors offer music lessons for the guitar, violin, viola, cello, bass or drums. Lessons are available for beginners and advanced players and everyone in between.

Where: da Capo al Coda, 5836 Fayetteville Road
Price: $16.50 (45 percent discount off regular price)
Click here for more details, and to nab this deal
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