Daybook, March 19

March 18, 2014 

A book of Latin poetry published by Juan Latino in 1573 is the seven millionth book in the Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The library will celebrate at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 20, at the FedEx Global Education Center, 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill. bit.ly/UNC7MBook.

COURTESY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL

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. jamesjwilson1942@gmail.com.

Sierra Club hike

The Sierra Club will host a three-mile hike from 4:30-5:30 p.m. in Chapel Hill. The hike is limited to 12 participants and the location will be given only to people who register. Do not bring pets. To register, email Jae at SeeingTrees@gmail.com. nc2.sierraclub.org.

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.

General Meditation Class

A class for anyone interested in Buddhist meditation will be from 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Kosala Buddhist Center, 711 W. Rosemary St., Suite E, Carrboro. 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

Candidates’ Forum for Democrats

The Orange County Democratic Women will host a Candidates’ Forum for Democrats at 7 p.m. at the Orange Water and Sewer Authority building, 400 Jones Ferry Road, Carrboro.

Carolina Mountain Dulcimers

The Carolina Mountain Dulcimers will meet at 7 p.m. at Carol Woods Retirement Community, 750 Weaver Dairy Road, Chapel Hill. All skill levels and stringed instruments are welcome. 919-929-5359, ShirleyRay@aol.com.

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 7-8 p.m. at Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 S. Alston Ave., Durham. 919-383-4236, nar-anon.org.

Friday

Emerson Waldorf School

Parents and students are invited to learn about the Emerson Waldorf School’s high school program from 8-10 a.m. Friday, March 21, at 6211 New Jericho Road, Chapel Hill. RSVP. 919-967-1858, admissions@emersonwaldorf.org.

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. jamesjwilson1942@gmail.com.

Saturday

Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market

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

Carrboro Farmers’ Market

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

‘Notes of Grace’

Local students and musicians will perform in the free “Notes of Grace” concert from 4-5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 22, at Kenan Rehearsal Hall, 145 E. Cameron St. Donations will be collected for the Vasculitis Foundation. The foundation supports patients and families and funds research into vasculitis, a group of diseases that inflame blood vessels. vasculitisfoundation.org.

Please send calendar items to chnclerk@newsobserver.com.

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