This week’s day-by-day calendar of free events and fundraisers for Cary, Morrisville, Apex, Fuquay-Varina and Holly Springs.
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.
Movies at The Cary
“Good Ol’ Freda” will be shown at The Cary at 7 p.m. at 122 E. Chatham St., followed by “A Hard Day’s Night” at 9 p.m. Tickets are $5 for each movie.
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 8 a.m. to noon at 101 Gathering Park Circle, Cary. The market’s opening day for the main season features new vendors, live music by The Old Paints and the food truck The Humble Pig. 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.