The 13th Annual Butterfly Cary Cup Table Tennis Championship will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bond Park Community Center, 801 High House Road, Cary. The Cary Table Tennis Association and the town of Cary will host the biggest round-robin table tennis competition in the U.S. Spectators can watch for free. For details, go to bit.ly/OdQLKT.
Shave the Brave
The Holly Springs Fire Department will host Shave the Brave for St. Baldrick’s Foundation starting at noon at My Way Tavern, 301 W. Center St., Holly Springs. Come to shave your head, watch, donate or buy a T-shirt to raise money for the foundation. For details, go to www.stbaldricks.org.
Parent Chat session
Wake County school board member Bill Fletcher will host a Parent Chat session in which parents can talk with him about school issues at 11 a.m. at Caribou Coffee, 109 SW Maynard Road, Cary.
Book recommendations for work
At Have A Good Day at Work: There’s A Book for That, librarians will recommend books on advancing your career and handling issues at work from 6-7 p.m. at West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary. For details, call 919-463-8500.
Toddler Story Time
Barnes & Noble will host story time for toddlers at 10 a.m. Tuesdays at 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.
Carolina Puppet Theatre
The Carolina Puppet Theatre will present “The Three Little Pigs” from 11 a.m. to noon at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St. Tickets cost $5 at www.etix.com.
Craft It: Decorative Flower pots
Anyone age 16 and older can decorate flower pots from 10-11:30 a.m. at West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary. For details, call 919-463-8500.
Preschool Story Time
Barnes & Noble will host story time for preschoolers at 10 a.m. Wednesdays at 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.
Beading and Senior Game Day
Fuquay-Varina residents age 55 and older will meet for beading from 10-11 a.m. Wednesdays at the Fuquay-Varina Community Center, 820 S. Main St. Seniors will meet for board games from 1-4 p.m. in the Community Center.
Bingo games for Holly Springs seniors will be from 1-3 p.m. at Bass Lake Park, 900 Bass Lake Road, Holly Springs. Cards cost $1, and there will be cash prizes of up to $10.
Learn about mind mapping, a way to organize thoughts and information, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. For details, call 919-387-2100.
Holly Springs Community Band open rehearsal
The community is invited to listen to the Holly Springs Community Band rehearse from 7-8:45 p.m. Wednesdays at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St. For more information, go to www.hollyspringsband.net.
Healthy Homes Series
Cary-based nonprofit Fit & Able Productions’ Healthy Homes Series will present a discussion on animal health and protection from 9:30-11 a.m. in the Maple Room of the Bond Park Community Center at Fred G. Bond Metro Park, 150 Metro Park Drive, Cary. For details, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Trail Treks: Salamanders
Learn about salamanders at the American Tobacco Trail from 2-3 p.m. starting in the New Hill parking area, 1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Road, Apex. Registration, which is required at least two days in advance, costs $5 per family or $3 per person. To register, call 919-387-4342, fill out and return a registration form at www.wakegov.com/parks/att, or email email@example.com.
The Apex Home Depot will host a free Ladies’ Workshop on installing a glass mosaic backsplash from 6:30-8 p.m. at 1000 Vision Drive. To sign up, go to www.homedepot.com/workshops.
Learn about mind mapping, a way to organize thoughts and information, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary. For details, call 919-463-8500.
African-American Book Group
The African-American Book Group will discuss “South by Southeast” by Blair Underwood at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.
Cary Photographic Artists
Cary Photographic Artists members Wenjin Yu and Melissa Theil will present their photography at 7 p.m. at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. For details, go to www.caryphotographicartists.org.
Farmers markets• The Western Wake Farmers’ Market is open from 9:30 a.m. to noon at 1225 Morrisville-Carpenter Road, Cary. For details, go to www.westernwakefarmersmarket.org.
• An indoor winter market of the Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 202 S. Main St., Fuquay-Varina. For details, visit www.growers-market.org.
Senior Game Day
Fuquay-Varina residents age 55 and older will meet for board games from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Fuquay-Varina Community Center, 820 S. Main St. Bring games to share.
‘Queen Elizabeth’s Daughter’
Anne Clinard Barnhill, dressed in Elizabethan style, will talk about her new book, “Queen Elizabeth’s Daughter,” at 3 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.