JCC Conversations: Love & Equality
The Levin Jewish Community Center will begin the new JCC Conversations Series with “Love & Equality,” featuring outtakes from the documentary “Living in the Overlap” and a panel discussion on marriage rights in North Carolina, from 3 to 4:30 p.m., with a reception from 2 to 3 p.m., at 1937 W. Cornwallis Road, Durham.
Overeaters Anonymous meets from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-448-7010.
Bullish on Durham: The Metamorphosis of RTP
Dr. William Rohe, a UNC Chapel Hill professor, will speak about the history and future of the Research Triangle Park at 7 p.m. at the Durham County Library, 300 N. Roxboro St., Durham.
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. unclineberger.org.
Breastfeeding Cafe, an informal drop-in gathering of breastfeeding moms, is from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Red Hen, University Mall, 201 South Estes Drive.
Cornucopia House Cancer Support Center, 5517 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd., offers a free Restorative Yoga class for anyone affected by cancer from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 919-401-9333.
A walking group for women 55 and older will walk trails in Meadowmont at 3:30 p.m. 919-967-4054, email@example.com.
The Chapel Hill Small Dog Meetup Group will gather from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Southern Village Dog Park, 1000 Dogwood Acres Drive. This is for dogs under 25 lbs. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Divorce Support Group
DivorceCare, a seminar and support group offering information in a small-group setting for people experiencing divorce, will meet from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Orange United Methodist Church. Book fee is $12, scholarships available. 919-942-2825, email@example.com.
Nar-Anon, a 12-step program designed to help relatives and friends of addicts recover from the effects of living with an addicted relative or friend will be from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915, nar-anon.org.
Gamblers Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at Amity United Methodist Church, 825 Estes Drive. 888-862-1298.
Overeaters Anonymous meets from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-933-1355.
Public information meeting
Orange County and the town of Hillsborough will host a public information meeting on joint land use planning activities from 5 to 7 p.m. at 101 E. Orange St.
Knitting for Charity
Knitting for Charity, a needlework group that provides knitted and crocheted items for charity, meets from 1 p.m. 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 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St. Call 919-918-7364.
The Fearrington Farmers Market at Fearrington Village on U.S. 15-501 South opens at 4 p.m.
Overeaters Anonymous meets from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Evergreen United Methodist Church, U.S. 15-501. 919-933-1355.
This class will introduce beginners to meditation from 7 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. every Tuesday at Kosala Buddhist Center, 711 W. Rosemary St., Suite E, Carrboro. Walk-ins are welcome. For details, go to meditationinchapelhill.org or email Monica Heiser at KosalaEPC@gmail.com.
The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance support group meets from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive. 919-428-6296.
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. trianglesmartrecovery.org.
Pickleball games will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Community Center, 120 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill. Beginners are welcome. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
General Meditation Class
This class for anyone interested in Buddhist meditation will be held from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Kosala Buddhist Center, 711 W. Rosemary St., Suite E, Carrboro. The classes provide an introduction to Buddhist philosophy, psychology and meditation. For details, go to meditationinchapelhill.org or email Monica Heiser at KosalaEPC@gmail.com.
Locally Grown Rooftop Music and Movies
Downtown Chapel Hill’s Locally Grown Rooftop Music and Movies series will feature a free concert by the Virgins Family Band, Morning Brigade and Clockwork Kids from 8 to 10 p.m. in Wallace Plaza, 150 E. Rosemary St.
Nar-Anon is a 12-step program designed to help relatives and friends of addicts recover from the effects of living with an addicted relative or friend. It will meet from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Ave., Durham. For details, call 919-383-4236 or visit nar-anon.org.
Last Friday in Hillsborough
Hillsborough’s Last Friday will include music by Risse, an art walk, shops and dining from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. in downtown Hillsborough.
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.
Benefit for N.C. Jaycee Burn Center
Cat’s Cradle in Carrboro will hold the Healin’ With A Feelin’: A Night of Burnin’ Love benefit for N.C. Jaycee Burn Center at UNC Health Care at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31. There will be a live auction and music. For details, call 919-621-7260 or go to jayceeburncenterevent.com.