Daybook, May 14

May 13, 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. jamesjwilson1942@gmail.com.

Bojangles ribbon-cutting

A ribbon-cutting for a new Bojangles location will be at 11 a.m. at 40 Russett Run, Pittsboro.

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.

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.

‘How to Care For Aging Parents’

Virginia Morris will talk about her book, “How to Care For Aging Parents,” at 6 p.m. at McIntyre’s Books in Fearrington Village in Pittsboro. 919-542-3030, fearrington.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

Friends of Scouting Breakfast

The Friends of Scouting Breakfast for Boy Scouts of America will start with check-in from 6:45-7 a.m. and breakfast from 7-8 a.m. at the Chapel Hill University Inn, 1301 N. Fordham Blvd. Give a gift or pledge of at least $250 to attend. RSVP to Desmond Miller. 919-675-5916, desmond.miller@scouting.org.

Walk This Way! Fact and Folklore of Franklin Street

Preservation Chapel Hill will give a tour of Franklin Street’s historic homes from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. starting at the Horace Williams House, 610 E. Rosemary St. Tickets cost $5.

Southern Village Food Truck Rodeo

A food truck rodeo with live music by the Heart of Carolina Jazz Orchestra will be from 5-9 p.m. at 650 Market St., 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.

Artists’ Salon

The Orange County Arts Commission will host an Artists’ Salon from 6:30-9 p.m. in the West End Theatre at The ArtsCenter, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. RSVP. 919-968-2011, arts@orangecountync.gov.

Lights! Camera! Auction!

Circles Chatham’s second annual Lights! Camera! Auction! benefit will begin with registration, a reception and silent auction at 6 p.m. and dinner and a live auction at 7 p.m. at Governors Club, 50060 Governors Drive, Chapel Hill. Tickets cost $50. Out of the ticket price, $20 is a donation to Circles Chatham and proceeds will be used for Circles Chatham programs. Register by Thursday, May 8. circleschatham.org.

Saturday

Bird Walk

The New Hope Audubon Society will meet for a Bird Walk at 7:30 a.m. at the Wild Bird Center at Eastwood Shopping Center in Chapel Hill. Wear long pants and sturdy shoes. Bring water, snacks and insect repellent. The walk will be two to three hours long. For details, email Tom Driscoll. spttdrdshnk@yahoo.com, newhopeaudubon.org.

Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market

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

Women’s Heart Symposium

The Second Annual UNC Women’s Heart Symposium will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the William and Ida Friday Center, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill. Registration, including breakfast and lunch, costs $20. 919-843-5206.

Walk This Way! Anonymous was a Woman

Learn about the women who shaped the history of Chapel Hill and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with Preservation Chapel Hill, starting at the Horace Williams House, 610 E. Rosemary St. Tickets cost $5.

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.

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