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.



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.

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,

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.,


‘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 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,


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.

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