Daybook, April 30

April 29, 2014 

Wednesday

Move-Out Reuse Rodeo

The Orange County Solid Waste Management Department’s Move-Out Reuse Rodeo will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, through Saturday, May 3, in the Hargraves Community Center parking lot on Mitchell Lane in Chapel Hill. Donate items to nonprofits. 919-968-2788.

Blood drive

Orange Water and Sewer Authority will host a blood drive for the American Red Cross from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Community Room on the lower floor of OWASA’s Administration Building, 400 Jones Ferry Road, Carrboro. Appointments can be scheduled online. 919-537-4370, kthompson@owasa.org, sponsor code “owasa” at redcrossblood.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.

Carrboro Farmers’ Market

The Carrboro Farmers’ Market is open from 3-6 p.m. Wednesdays in the Carrboro Town Commons, beside Town Hall at 301 W. Main St.

Glen Lennox meeting

A public information meeting on the proposed Glen Lennox Development Agreement will be from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in room A of the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. townofchapelhill.org/glenlennox.

‘Visions’ art show

The “Visions” art show will showcase artwork by students at Frank Porter Graham Elementary, Glenwood Elementary School, Northside Elementary School, Scroggs Elementary School, Culbreth Middle School and Carrboro High School from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Center, 750 S. Merritt Mill Road, Chapel Hill.

Farmer Foodshare volunteer training

Learn about volunteering at Farmer Foodshare’s Donation Station with volunteer training from 6-7:30 p.m. in room C of the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. Email Katy Phillips to participate. volunteer@farmerfoodshare.org, farmerfoodshare.org.

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

Dedication ceremony

Leadership Chatham Program participants of the Chatham Chamber of Commerce will hold a dedication ceremony for the new gathering place they built at the Western Chatham Senior Center at 10 a.m. at 112 Village Lake Road, Siler City.

Stormwater Management Master Plan

A drop-in meeting on the draft of the Stormwater Management Master Plan will be from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in meeting room B of the Chapel Hill Library, 100 Library Drive. There will be a presentation at 4:45 p.m. and it will be repeated at 5:45 p.m. bit.ly/1hDwyos.

Law Day program

The League of Women Voters of Orange, Durham and Chatham Counties will host a voter education program to celebrate Law Day from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Extraordinary Ventures, 200 S. Elliot Road, Chapel Hill.

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.

Frances Mayes

Purple Crow Books and the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts will host Frances Mayes for a reception and reading of her new book, “Under Magnolia: A Southern Memoir,” from 5-7 p.m. at 121 N. Churton St., Hillsborough. 919-732-5001, hillsboroughgallery.com.

‘Visions’ art show

The “Visions” art show will showcase artwork by students at Carrboro Elementary School, McDougle Elementary School, Morris Grove Elementary School, Seawell Elementary School, McDougle Middle School, Smith Middle School and Chapel Hill High School from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Center, 750 S. Merritt Mill Road, Chapel Hill.

Latin Jam

Betto will teach popular Latin dances from 7:30-9 p.m. at the Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. Admission is $3. 919-918-7364.

Saturday

Carrboro Elementary School Fair

The Carrboro Elementary School Fair will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at 400 Shelton St. There will be more than 25 booths and games including face painting, the Book Swap, raffles, a silent auction, a bounce house and sledding on real snow.

Carrboro Farmers’ Market

The Carrboro Farmers’ Market is open from 7 a.m. to noon in the Carrboro Town Commons, beside Town Hall at 301 W. Main St.

Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market

The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday at 201 S. Estes Drive.

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