Daybook, April 2

April 1, 2014 

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Shane Perkins of Chapel Hill looks over fresh cut flowers at the Carrboro Farmer's Market in this 2011 photo. The market’s spring and summer hours, 7 a.m. to noon, begin Saturday, April 5, in the Carrboro Town Commons, beside Town Hall at 301 W. Main St.

HARRY LYNCH — hlynch@newsobserver.com Buy Photo

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.

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.

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

An introduction to Buddhist philosophy, psychology and meditation will be from 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Kosala Buddhist Center, 711 W. Rosemary St., Suite E, Carrboro. meditationinchapelhill.org, KosalaEPC@gmail.com.

Thursday

Nar-Anon

A twelve-step program for relatives and friends of addicts meets from 7-8 p.m. at Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 S. Alston Ave., Durham. 919-383-4236, nar-anon.org.

Friday

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.

Historic Hillsborough walking tour

The Alliance for Historic Hillsborough offers a guided walking tour from 2-3 p.m. starting in the Hillsborough Visitors Center in the Alexander Dickson House, 150 E. King St. Tickets are free for kids under 12 and $4 for ages 12 and older. 919-732-7741.

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.

Children’s Egg Hunt Celebration

The annual Children’s Egg Hunt Celebration for ages 2 to 10 will be from 9:30 a.m. to noon at Homestead Park, 100 Northern Park Drive, Chapel Hill. townofchapelhill.org/egghunt.

Peace for the World balloon event

Balloons will be released at a Peace for the World event at 2 p.m. at 1735 Saxapahaw Bethlehem Church Road, Saxapahaw. iluminate@earthlink.net.

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.

Please send calendar items to chnclerk@newsobserver.com.

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