Daybook, Nov. 3

November 2, 2013 

Sunday

Carrboro CD and Record Show

The 17th biannual Carrboro CD and Record Show will be from noon to 6 p.m. in Century Hall of the Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St. Admission is free. musicalroots.net.

Exhibition tour

A tour of “The Sahmat Collective: Art and Activism in India since 1989” will be given at 2 p.m. at the Ackland Art Museum, 101 S. Columbia St., Chapel Hill.

Prison Books

A group that sends books to prisoners will meet from 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays at 621 Hillsborough Road, Carrboro. prisonbooks@gmail.com, prisonbooks.info.

Climate Reality Project

Susannah Tuttle, director of N.C. Interfaith Power & Light, will talk about the Climate Reality Project from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. This is open to the public and members of faith communities are encouraged to come. 919-942-3540, unitedchurch.org.

Humanities in higher education talk

Holden Thorp, provost of Washington University, will talk about humanities in higher education at 4 p.m. in the auditorium of the UNC School of Social Work.

Overeaters Anonymous

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

Monday

Yoga Class

A yoga class for people new to yoga, in treatment for cancer, a caregiver or cancer survivor, is held 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 Group

Breastfeeding Cafe, an informal drop-in gathering of breastfeeding moms, is held 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 age 55 and older will walk trails in Meadowmont at 3:30 p.m. 919-967-4054, walkingforwomen@gmail.com.

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. smalldogmeetup@gmail.com.

Divorce Support Group

DivorceCare, a seminar and support group offering information in a small-group setting for men and women experiencing divorce, will hold sessions from 7 to 9 p.m. at Orange United Methodist Church. Book fee is $12, scholarships available. 919-942-2825, mwmcclain@nc.rr.com.

Living in Climate Chaos reading group

The Living in Climate Chaos reading group will meet to talk about the first 30 pages of “Desert” at 7 p.m. at Internationalist Books and Community Center, 405 W. Franklin St. Chapel Hill. Reading materials are available for $5. 919-942-1749, internationalistbooks.org.

Clogging lessons

Free clogging lessons with the Apple Chill Cloggers will be from 7:30 to 8:15 p.m. Mondays in the Teen Center, 179 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. dance@applechillcloggers.org.

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.

Nar-Anon

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 to 9 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road. 919-596-2915, nar-anon.org.

Tuesday

Knitting for Charity

Knitting for Charity, a needlework group that provides knitted and crocheted items for various 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.

Bingo

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. 919-918-7364.

Chapel Hill Farmers Market

The Chapel Hill Farmers Market is open from 2 to 5 p.m. at 201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill.

Fearrington Farmers Market

The Fearrington Farmers Market at Fearrington Village on U.S. 15-501 South is held 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.

Hillsborough Arts Council meeting

The Hillsborough Arts Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. at 102 N. Churton St., Hillsborough. The meeting is open to anyone who wants to get involved in the council’s programs. Gail@hillsboroughartscouncil.org.

Muslim Journeys: book discussion

A discussion of “A Quiet Revolution” by Leila Ahmed will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. This discussion is part of the Muslim Journeys series of programs about Islamic art, culture and faith. Call or stop by the library for a copy of the book and registration. 919-968-2780, chapelhillpubliclibrary.org.

‘Zero Dark Thirty’ screening

The Chapel Hill Public Library will show “Zero Dark Thirty” for free at 6:30 p.m. at 100 Library Drive. 919-968-2780.

Meditation 101

This class will introduce beginners to meditation from 7 to 8:15 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.

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. trianglesmartrecovery.org.

Wednesday

Pickleball

Pickleball games will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Community Center, 120 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill. Beginners are welcome. Loaner paddles and instructions will be provided. For information, email jamesjwilson1942@gmail.com.

Books Sandwiched In

Books Sandwiched In will meet to talk about “As Always, Julia,” a collection of letters between Julia Childs and Avis DeVoto, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. Bring a sandwich for lunch.

Deborah Starr lecture

Deborah Starr will give a lecture sponsored by the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies and Asian Studies from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. in the Toy Lounge of Dey Hall at UNC, 135 South Road.

General Meditation Class

This class for anyone interested in Buddhist meditation will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays 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.

Thursday

Rebellion in Brazil presentation

Brazilian participants in political movements will share videos and testimony with the UNControllables student organization of UNC at 6 p.m. in room 121 of the Hanes Art Center Auditorium at UNC.

Nar-Anon

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 to 8 p.m. at Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue. For details, call 919-383-4236 or visit nar-anon.org.

New Hope Audubon Society

The monthly membership meeting of the New Hope Audubon Society will be at 7 p.m. at the N.C. Botanical Gardens at the intersection of Highway 15-501 and Old Mason Farm Road in Chapel Hill. Natalie Ocampo-Penuela will talk about the birds of Colombia.

Friday

Health care talk

Joyce Echols, a representative of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of N.C., will talk about the provisions of the 2014 federal health benefits plan at 10 a.m. at the Seymour Senior Center, 2551 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill.

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. The Pie Contest will start at 8:30 a.m. To enter, bring a completely homemade pie before the contest begins. There will be prizes for the best savory pie, best sweet pie and the crowd favorite.

Horton High School alumni

The Horton High School Alumni Association will meet at 10 a.m. at Horton Middle School, Suite 813, 79 Horton St., Pittsboro.

Puppet show

A free puppet show for kids will be from 10:15 a.m. to noon at the Emerson Waldorf School, 6211 New Jericho Road, Chapel Hill. “The Lantern” is about a girl’s magical search for light for her lantern. 919-967-1858, emersonwaldorf.org.

American Indian Heritage Month at the Botanical Garden

The N.C. Botanical Garden on Old Mason Farm Road in Chapel Hill will host several events for American Indian Heritage Month.

• A discussion about land stewardship will be from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Jeff Currie, member of the Lumbee Tribe of N.C. and the Triangle Native American Society, will speak.

• Unheard Voices, an a capella group of the Carolina Indian Circle at UNC, will give a spoken word and singing performance from noon to 12:30 p.m.

Ghosts of the Confederacy guided tour

The Alliance for Historic Hillsborough will give an hourlong tour of St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church’s cemetery, starting at 2 p.m. at the Hillsborough Visitors Center, 150 E. King St. Tickets cost $5 in advance at the visitors center. 919-732-7741.

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