This week’s day-by-day calendar of free events and fundraisers for Cary, Morrisville, Apex, Fuquay-Varina and Holly Springs.
Movies at The Cary
The Cary theater screens “Easter Parade” at 2 p.m. Sunday at 122 E. Chatham St. Tickets are $5 for each movie.
Never miss a local story.
“Good Ol’ Freda” will be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday, followed by “A Hard Day’s Night” at 9 p.m.
Monday Morning Movies
The Holly Springs Cultural Center shows G- and PG-rated movies for free at 10 a.m. most Monday mornings at 300 W. Ballentine St. For titles and dates, call 919-567-4000.
‘Life in the 1920s’
Dr. Tammy Gordon talks about “Life in the 1920s: Sport and Leisure in American Society” from 7-8:30 p.m. at the West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary. Registration is requested. 919-463-8500.
Write It! Mystery Novels
Learn about writing mysteries with author Eryk Pruitt at 7 p.m. at the Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. To register, call 919-387-2100.
The Holly Springs Cultural Center’s Rhythm Circle with percussion instruments for all ages and skill levels is 1-2 p.m. Tuesdays at 300 W. Ballentine St.
Admission is $2 for Holly Springs residents and $3 for visitors.
The Cary, Asbury Station and Yates Mill DAR chapters will commemorate the last day that troops were in Vietnam with a ceremony at 2 p.m. at Veterans Freedom Park, 1513 N. Harrison Ave., Cary.
A SCORE workshop on e-commerce for small businesses is at 6:30 p.m. at the Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. Sign up online: raleigh.score.org.
Music in the Library: Bluegrass
The Kudzu Ramblers play at the West Regional Library from 7-8 p.m. at 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary.
The Holly Springs Community Band rehearses at 7 p.m. Wednesdays at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St. hollyspringsband.net.
Thrift 2 Gift’s story time for families is at 11 a.m. Thursdays at 1402 E. Williams St., Apex.
A ribbon-cutting and open house for the Holly Springs Police Department’s new Law Enforcement Center is 2-6 p.m. at 750 Holly Springs Road.
An exhibition of artwork by Apex High School and Friendship High students opens from 6-8 p.m. at the Halle Cultural Arts Center, 237 N. Salem St., Apex.
Spring Litter Sweep
Volunteers will remove litter from Cary’s streets, trails and parks on Saturday. Supplies will be provided.
▪ The Cary Downtown Farmers Market is open 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 135 W. Chatham St. caryfarmersmarket.com.
▪ The Western Wake Farmers’ Market is open 9:30 a.m. to noon at 101 Gathering Park Circle, Cary. wwfm.ag.
SPCA Dog Walk and Woofstock
The SPCA of Wake County’s K9-3K Dog Walk and Woofstock will be 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. The walk starts at 11 a.m. and music begins at 11:45 a.m.
Registration is $40 ($25 for kids and teenagers under 16). spcawake.org/events/the-k9-3k-dog-walk.
Bond Brothers Beer Company’s Downtown Festival, its grand opening, will be at 2 p.m. at 202 E. Cedar St., Cary.
Chatham County Line and Diamond Creek will play. The food trucks include The Humble Pig, Pie Pushers, Chirba Chirba and Sweet Traditions.
‘A Ceilidh at the Cary Arts Center’
Celtic music and dance will be from 7-9 p.m. at 101 Dry Ave., Cary.
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East Chatham Street in downtown Cary will be reduced to one lane from Monday, March 21, to Tuesday, March 29, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be delays between Walker Street and Ward Street. The closure is necessary to allow crews to install water lines. Flaggers will direct East Chatham Street traffic through the work area.