Daybook, Dec. 1

November 30, 2013 

The 23rd Annual Education Lecture Luncheon, sponsored by the Central Carolina Black Nurses’ Council, will be from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill. Dr. Johnea Kelley, a retired nursing professor chairperson, will speak about health disparities. Donations of $50 will be used for scholarships for local nursing students. For tickets, call 919-303-9686 by Monday.

COURTESY OF ERMA JEAN SMITH-KING

Sunday

Advent wreath workshop

The Children’s Ministry of United Church of Chapel Hill will lead an Advent wreath-making workshop for families at 10 a.m. in the church’s Fellowship Hall, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill. 919-942-3540, unitedchurch.org.

Prison Books

Meet to send books to people in prison 1-4 p.m. Sundays at 621 Hillsborough Road, Carrboro. prisonbooks.info.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets 4-5 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 11 a.m.-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 1-2 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 3-4:30 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 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Southern Village Dog Park, 1000 Dogwood Acres Drive. For dogs under 25 lbs. smalldogmeetup@gmail.com.

Discussion on Glenwood Elementary School

Parents of elementary school students are invited to talk about enrollment levels at Glenwood Elementary School at 6 p.m. in the East Chapel Hill High School commons, 500 Weaver Dairy Road.

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 7-9 p.m. at Orange United Methodist Church. Book fee is $12, scholarships available. 919-942-2825, mwmcclain@nc.rr.com.

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 7:30-8:30 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 8-9 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 1-2:30 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 2-3:30 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 is held at 4 p.m.

‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas’

Bull’s Head Bookshop will host the annual English and Latin reading of “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” at 4 p.m. in the Student Stores at UNC. 919-962-5060.

Overeaters Anonymous

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

Support Group

A UNC Comprehensive Cancer/UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Support Program for women ages 18 to 45 with breast cancer meets 7-8:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of every month at Carolina Pointe II, 6011 Farrington Road, Suite 304.

Meditation 101

This class will introduce beginners to meditation 7-8:15 p.m. 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 7:30-9 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 10 a.m.-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.

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.

Affordable Care Act talk

Learn about the Affordable Care Act 7-9 p.m. in meeting room A at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. This is organized by the League of Women Voters of Orange, Durham and Chatham counties. lwvodc.org.

General Meditation Class

This class for anyone interested in Buddhist meditation will be held 7-8:30 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.

Thursday

Winter Stories: Cold but Cuddly

Storytellers and musicians will entertain kids, starting with refreshments at 5 p.m. in the lobby, and the program at 5:30 in the Pleasants Family Assembly Room of the Wilson Special Collections Library at UNC. This is the 21st annual Friends of the Library Winter Stories program. Bring a new or gently used book to donate to the Pediatric Oncology Clinic at the North Carolina Children’s Hospital.

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 7-8 p.m. at Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 South Alston Avenue. For details, call 919-383-4236 or visit nar-anon.org.

Saturday

Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market

The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market will be open 9 a.m.-noon every Saturday at 201 S. Estes Drive.

Carrboro Farmers’ Market

The Carrboro Farmers’ Market will be open 9 a.m.-noon in the Carrboro Town Commons, beside Town Hall at 301 W. Main St.

ClayWorks Guild Holiday Show and Sale

The ClayWorks Guild Holiday Show and Sale will be 10 a.m.-6 p.m. in University Mall near Southern Season, 201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill. The guild will sell local pottery and sculpture by over 20 local artists. ncclayworks.org.

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.

‘It’s a Wonderful Life’

A free showing of “It’s a Wonderful Life” will be at 6:45 p.m. at Varsity on Franklin, 123 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. The show is offered by the Community Home Trust. Tickets are available at the office at 104 Jones Ferry Road, Carrboro. 919-967-1545, extension 310, jgraber@communityhometrust.org.

Senior Prom

The Orange County Department on Aging and the Hannah Ruth Foundation invite ages 55 and up to Senior Prom 7-11 p.m. at the Seymour Center, 2551 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill. The theme is “an enchanted evening under the stars.” Admission is free; registration is required. 919-968-2070.

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