Daybook, June 8

June 7, 2014 

Nursery and kindergarten teachers at Emerson Waldorf School will host Tea and Play for ages 2 1/2 to 6 from 10-11 a.m. Monday at 6211 New Jericho Road, Chapel Hill. RSVP. admissions@emersonwaldorf.org, www.emersonwaldorf.org.

JOSHUA B WEINFELD — COURTESY OF EMERSON WALDORF SCHOOL

Sunday

Magnolia Klezmer Band

The Magnolia Klezmer Band will perform from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Weaver Street Market, 101 E. Weaver St., Carrboro.

Latin American Festival

El Centro Hispano will present the Latin American Festival from 1-7 p.m. at the Town Commons, 301 W. Main St., Carrboro. There will be dancing, music, food, kids’ activities and more. The event will end with an hour of Zumba.

Prison Books

Meet to send books to people in prison from 1-4 p.m. Sundays at 621 Hillsborough Road, Carrboro. prisonbooks.info.

Alpha Kappa Alpha honors local entrepreneurs

The Mu Omicron Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will honor entrepreneurs Marilyn Chapman, Sophia Chavis and Beverly Yarborough with a program from 3-5 p.m. at the Hargraves Community Center, 216 N. Roberson St., Chapel Hill. Sen. Valerie Foushee and Autrice Campbell Long, Vice President and Community Development Manager at SunTrust Bank, will also participate. program@chapelhillaka.org, chapelhillaka.org.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 4-5 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-448-7010.

Monday

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.

Tea and Play at Emerson Waldorf School

Nursery and kindergarten teachers at Emerson Waldorf School will host a morning of play for ages 2 1/2 to 6 from 10-11 a.m. at 6211 New Jericho Road, Chapel Hill. RSVP. admissions@emersonwaldorf.org, www.emersonwaldorf.org.

Yoga class

A yoga class by the UNC Comprehensive Cancer Support Program for people with cancer, caregivers and cancer survivors is from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Carolina Pointe II, 6011 Farrington Road. Each class costs $5. unclineberger.org.

Rosemary Imagined

The Rosemary Imagined: Second Community Review Meeting will include two drop-in meetings. The first will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., with a presentation at 12:15 p.m., and the second will be from 4:30-6:30 p.m., with a presentation at 5:15 p.m., in the Sky Lounge at Greenbridge, 601 Rosemary St., Chapel Hill. rosemaryimagined.com.

Breastfeeding group

Breastfeeding Cafe, an informal drop-in for breastfeeding moms, is from 1-2 p.m. at the Red Hen, University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive.

Restorative Yoga

Cornucopia House Cancer Support Center offers a free Restorative Yoga class for anyone affected by cancer from 3-4:30 p.m. at 5517 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd. 919-401-9333.

Walking group

Women age 55 and older will walk trails in Meadowmont at 3:30 p.m. 919-967-4054, walkingforwomen@gmail.com.

Canine playtime

The Chapel Hill Small Dog Meetup Group will gather from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Southern Village Dog Park, 1000 Dogwood Acres Drive. For dogs under 25 lbs. smalldogmeetup@gmail.com.

Heather Houskeeper at Internationalist Books

Heather Houskeeper will read from her “Guide to the Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail” at 7 p.m. at Internationalist Books and Community Center, 405 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 7-8 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-933-1355.

Gamblers Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at Amity United Methodist Church, 825 Estes Drive. 888-862-1298.

Triangle Stamp Club

The Triangle Stamp Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Church of the Holy Family, 200 Hayes Road, Chapel Hill. Howard Dubose will give a presentation, “Philatelic History of the Leipzig Fair,” and an auction will follow. Visitors are welcome. nanandrayburby@earthlink.net.

Nar-Anon

A twelve-step program for relatives and friends of addicts meets from 8-9 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915, nar-anon.org.

Tuesday

Knitting for Charity

A needlework group that provides knitted and crocheted items for charities meets from 1-2:30 p.m. in Meeting Room A at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. Bring acrylic yarn and knitting needles or crochet hook. 919-968-2780.

Bingo

Residents 50 and up play bingo from 2-3:30 p.m. at the Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St. 919-918-7364.

Fearrington Farmers Market

The Fearrington Farmers Market opens at 4 p.m. in Fearrington Village on U.S. 15-501 South.

Freshstart

The Orange County Health Department offers Freshstart, a support program for people who are quitting tobacco use. To enroll, you must be 18 or older, take intake and follow-up surveys, live or work in Orange County and commit to a quit date. A session in Hillsborough will be at 6 p.m. Call or email for details and registration. 919-245-2480, smokefreeoc@orangecountync.gov.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 6-7 p.m. at Evergreen United Methodist Church, U.S. 15-501. 919-933-1355.

Evening Book Club

The Main Library’s Evening Book Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. at 137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. New members are welcome. The club will discuss “The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History” by Robert Edsel and Bret Whitter.

Meditation 101

This class introduces beginners to meditation from 7-8:15 p.m. every Tuesday at Kosala Buddhist Center, 711 W. Rosemary St., Suite E, Carrboro. Walk-ins are welcome. meditationinchapelhill.org, KosalaEPC@gmail.com.

Support group

The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance support group meets from 7:30-9 p.m. at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive. 919-533-9510.

Support group

SMART Recovery sponsors a free recovery group for drinking and other addictive behaviors at 7:30 p.m. at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive. trianglesmartrecovery.org.

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.

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.

Andy Serwer

Fortune magazine managing editor Andy Serwer will speak at 5 p.m. in the Freedom Forum Conference Center in Carroll Hall at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He will talk about how his magazine covers business and economics and the future of media. If you plan to attend, email Chris Roush by Monday, June 9. croush@email.unc.edu.

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.

Excel Basics

The Chapel Hill Public Library will host a class for new computer users learning to use Microsoft Excel from 6-7:30 p.m. at 100 Library Drive. Registration is required. 919-968-2780, library.unc.edu/cws.

Scriptwriting workshop

Cornucopia Cancer Support Center will host Stephen Neigher for a workshop on comedy writing and character development from 6-8 p.m. at 5517 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd., suite 1500, Durham. Registration is required. 919-401-9333, info@cancersupport4u.org, cancersupport4u.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

Meet the Author Tea

The Friends of the Chapel Hill Public Library will host Meet the Author Tea with Jennifer Lohmann, who will discuss her new book, “The First Move,” with refreshments at 3:30 p.m. and the program at 4 p.m. in meeting room B at 100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill.

Southern Village Farmer’s Market

The Southern Village Farmer’s Market will be open from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at 650 Market St., Chapel Hill.

Financial workshop

The Compass Center will host a workshop, “What’s in Your Credit Report? Your Financial Reputation, Explained,” from 6-7:30 p.m. in meeting room A of the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. Registration is required. 919-968-4610.

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.

Summer reading kickoff

The Chapel Hill Public Library will begin its Summer Reading Program with a party from 2-3 p.m. at 100 Library Drive. There will be food, kids’ activities and arm wrestling with Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt, Chief of Police Chris Blue and Library Director Susan Brown.

Saturday

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.

Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination Clinic

Orange County Animal Services will host a rabies vaccination clinic from 9 a.m. to noon at the Animal Services Center, 1601 Eubanks Road, Chapel Hill. Rabies vaccinations cost $10. Microchips cost $25. orangecountync.gov/AnimalServices/rabies.asp.

Story time

The Carrboro Branch Library will host story time and crafts at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 14, at 900 Old Fayetteville Road, Chapel Hill.

Summer reading kickoff

The Carrboro Branch Library will host a summer reading kickoff with games, crafts and live music for all ages from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 900 Old Fayetteville Road.

Political discussion with Tom Eamon

Tom Eamon, author of “The Making of a Southern Democracy,” will lead a discussion on North Carolina’s politics from 1940 to the present at 4 p.m. in the meeting room of the Orange County Public Library, 137 Margaret Lane, Hillsborough.

Project Graduation

Project Graduation, the 22nd annual graduation celebration for Chapel Hill and Carrboro senior high school students, will be from 11 p.m. to 4 a.m. at the Student Union at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. This year’s theme is “The Great Gradsby.” Admission is free for seniors from Chapel Hill High School, East Chapel Hill High School, Carrboro High School and Phoenix Academy High School. projectgraduationchccs.org.

.

Please send calendar items to chnclerk@newsobserver.com.

Chapel Hill News is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service