Daybook, July 21

July 20, 2013 


Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 4 to 5 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-448-7010.


Yoga Class

A yoga class for people new to yoga, people in treatment for cancer, caregivers or cancer survivors, is from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. by the UNC Comprehensive Cancer Support Program at Carolina Pointe II, 6011 Farrington Road. Cost is $5 per session.

Breastfeeding Group

Breastfeeding Cafe, an informal drop-in gathering of breastfeeding moms, is from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Red Hen, University Mall, 201 South Estes Drive.

Restorative Yoga

Cornucopia House Cancer Support Center, 5517 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd., offers a free Restorative Yoga class for anyone affected by cancer from 3 to 4:30 p.m. 919-401-9333.

Walking Group

A walking group for women 55 and older will walk trails in Meadowmont at 3:30 p.m. 919-967-4054,

Canine Playtime

The Chapel Hill Small Dog Meetup Group will gather from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Southern Village Dog Park, 1000 Dogwood Acres Drive. For dogs under 25 lbs.

Divorce Support Group

DivorceCare, a seminar and support group offering information in a small-group setting for people experiencing divorce, will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. at Orange United Methodist Church. Book fee is $12, scholarships available. 919-942-2825,

Gamblers Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at Amity United Methodist Church, 825 Estes Drive. 888-862-1298.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-933-1355.


Computer Class

A computer class on social networking will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. July 23 at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. Pre-registration is required. 919-968-2780,

Knitting for Charity

Knitting for Charity, a needlework group that provides knitted and crocheted items for charities, meets from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in Meeting Room A at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. Bring acrylic yarn and knitting needles or crochet hook. 919-968-2780.


Residents 50 and up can register to play bingo from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St. Call 919-918-7364.

Farmers’ Market

The Fearrington Farmers Market at Fearrington Village on U.S. 15-501 South opens at 4 p.m.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at Evergreen United Methodist Church, U.S. 15-501. 919-933-1355.

Support Group

The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance support group meets from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive. 919-428-6296.

Support Group

SMART Recovery sponsors a free recovery group for drinking and other addictive behaviors at 7:30 p.m. at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive.


Caregivers Support Group

The UNC Division of Geriatric Medicine and Charles House Association holds a caregivers support group every fourth Wednesday from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at the UNC Wellness Center at Meadowmont. 919-967-7570,


Email and Social Media Workshop

A free workshop for small businesses and non-profit organizations will be held from 10 a.m. to noon at University Presbyterian Church, 110 Henderson Street. Register online at 919-969-7818,

Unlocking Social Security

The Broadview Group of Morgan Stanley Smith will present “Unlocking Social Security: Securing Your Retirement” at noon in the Vista Room of Washington Duke In, 3001 Cameron Blvd. This program will teach people approaching retirement how Social Security benefits work for them. They will also be given an overview of Medicare and healthcare planning.



The Burwell School Historic Site and Music Maker Relief Foundation will hold the “Blues at Burwell” summer concert series at 6 p.m. during the Hillsborough Arts Council’s Last Friday events at 319 N. Churton St., Hillsborough. Bring chairs and blankets. 919-732-7451.

Last Friday in Hillsborough

Hillsborough’s Last Fridays continue with musical performances, food and art vendors and an art walk from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. in downtown Hillsborough.

For more information, call the Hillsborough Arts Council at 919-643-2500 or go to A map of the art walk is available at


Animal adoption event

The Chatham County Animal Shelter will host its first adoption event from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 725 County Landfill Road, Pittsboro. The shelter will reduce all adoption fees to $20 for the day.

Computer Class

A computer class about online job searching will be at 10:30 a.m. at the Cybrary, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. 919-918-7387,

Painted Chair and More Auction

Independent Animal Rescue will host its eleventh annual Painted Chair and More Auction from 5 to 9 p.m., Saturday, July 27, at the American Legion Hall, 1714 Legion Road in Chapel Hill. The organization, which has headquarters in Durham, will have silent and live auctions for painted furniture and pieces by local artists to support animals’ spaying/neutering, foster care and adoption.

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