Daybook, Feb. 12

February 10, 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.

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.

Word Basics

A free class for new users of Microsoft Word will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. Registration is required. 919-968-2780.

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

Draft Strategic Plan

The Orange Water and Sewer Authority Board seeks citizens’ comments and questions on the Draft Strategic Plan at 7 p.m. in lower floor of the OWASA Administration building, 400 Jones Ferry Road, Carrboro. owasa.org.

Residents can also discuss the plan by sending fax to 919-968-4464, mail to 400 Jones Ferry Road, Carrboro, NC 27510 or email to boardmembers@owasa.org.

Learn about the Emerson Waldorf School

Parents and students can choose four out of 16 short, sample classes to try from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Emerson Waldorf School, 6211 New Jericho Road, Chapel Hill. RSVP by email. 919-967-1858, admissions@emersonwaldorf.org, emersonwaldorf.org.

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 South Alston Avenue. For details, call 919-383-4236 or visit nar-anon.org.

Friday

Peer Learning talk

Peer Learning of Chapel Hill will host speakers Howard and Alice Ammerman for a discussion on solutions to violence, terror and war at 11 a.m. at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive. peerlearningofchapelhill.com.

‘Love is Local’ art walk

WomanCraft will host a “Love is Local” artwalk with refreshments, wine and Chapel Hill Toffee from 6 to 9 p.m. at 370 E. Main St., suite 170, Carrboro. womancraftgifts.com.

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.

Please send calendar items to chnclerk@newsobserver.com.

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