Daybook, Sept. 4

September 3, 2013 

Dr. William Ferris will discuss his book “The Storied South: Voices of Writers and Artists” at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5 in the Wilson Special Collections Library at UNC.

Wednesday

Pickleball

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. jamesjwilson1942@gmail.com.

Open house on Eno development plans

The Orange County Planning and Inspections Department invites residents to an open house on plans for U.S. Highway 70 and Old Highway 10 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Shared Visions Retreat Center, 3717 Murphey School Road, Durham.

eBooks/eAudio Class

The Chapel Hill Public Library will host an introduction to the North Carolina Digital Library’s eBooks and eAudioBooks at 5 p.m. in Meeting Room C. Registration by calling 919-968-2780 is required.

Computer basics class

A class for anyone beginning to learn to use computers will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. Registration is required and no previous experience with computers is needed. 919-968-2777.

Open Mic

The Sacrificial Poets present a community-wide open mic on the first Wednesday of every month, at 6:30 p.m. at Flyleaf Books, 725 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 919-942-7373, flyleafbooks.com.

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. meditationinchapelhill.org, KosalaEPC@gmail.com.

Thursday

‘The Storied South: Voices of Writers and Artists’

Dr. William Ferris, a UNC professor and folklorist, will discuss his book “The Storied South: Voices of Writers and Artists” at 5:30 p.m. in the Pleasants Family Assembly Room of the Wilson Special Collections Library at UNC.

Nar-Anon

Nar-Anon is a 12-step support group for family and friends of addicts. It will meet from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Ave., Durham. 919-383-4236, nar-anon.org.

Saturday

Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market

The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market will be open from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. every Saturday at 201 S. Estes Drive.

Really Really Free Market

The Really Really Free Market will be at 2 p.m. every first Saturday of the month at the Carrboro Town Commons. carrboro.com/reallyreallyfreemarket.

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