Daybook, Feb. 5

February 4, 2014 

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.

CLAWS presentation

Creative Learning About Wildlife Species, a nonprofit that rescues animals, will give a presentation with live animals from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. Admission costs $3. 919-918-7364.

Optimist Club

The Optimist Club of Chapel Hill meets at 5:30 p.m. on the first, second and third Wednesdays of the month at the Bob Evans restaurant, 5419 Chapel Hill Blvd., Durham. New members are welcome.

Email Basics class

Learn to set up and use a Gmail or Yahoo! Mail account from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. 919-968-2780.

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 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

Nar-Anon

Nar-Anon is a twelve-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 S. Alston Ave. For details, call 919-383-4236 or visit nar-anon.org.

Friday

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses conference

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses will host the Innovation Conference for their AACN Clinical Scene Investigator Academy from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, 100 Friday Center Drive. Admission is free; registration was due Feb. 1. aacn.org/innovation-nc.

Latin jam

Learn popular Latin dances in this Jam Session Series class from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. Admission costs $3. 919-918-7364.

Saturday

Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market

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

Carrboro Farmers’ Market

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

‘Ponevezh’ screening

Kehillah Synagogue will show the Israeli documentary “Ponevezh” and host a discussion from 7 to 9 p.m. at 1200 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill. The suggested donation is $5 per film or $18 for the series of screenings at the synagogue. kehillahsynagogue.org.

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