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.
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The Chatham County Republican Party 2015 Annual Convention will begin with registration from 6-6:30 p.m., precinct meetings from 6:30-7 p.m. and the county convention from 7-9 p.m. at Horton Middle School, 79 Horton St., Pittsboro. The suggested donation as a registration fee is $10.
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.
Overeaters Anonymous will meet from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Thursdays at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. The group meets in the white building beside the main church building, directly across from Looking Glass Cafe.
Chess players are invited to the Orange County Main Library from 6-7 p.m. Thursdays on the second floor of the library at 137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. If you plan to time games, bring your own clock or timer. Ages 10 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
A workshop on septic systems and wells will be at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Agriculture Building, 65 E. Chatham St., Pittsboro. Call to register. 919-545-8460.
Shared Learning Association lecture
A Shared Learning Association lecture on “Islamophobia in America and Other Related Topics” by Dr. Carl Ernest will be at 11 a.m. at the Celebration Assembly of God Church, 114 Weaver Dairy Road, Chapel Hill. The lecture is free and open to anyone.
Native Leaders Symposium
Adrienne Keene will be the keynote speaker at UNC-Chapel Hill’s Native Leaders Symposium at 1 p.m. at the George Watts Hill Alumni Center. carolinachronicle.unc.edu/2015/present-and-proud.
The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market is open from 9 a.m. to noon every Saturday at 201 S. Estes Drive.
The Carrboro Farmers’ Market is open from 9 a.m. to noon in the Carrboro Town Commons, beside Town Hall at 301 W. Main St.
Easter egg hunt
Chapel Hill’s Easter egg hunt for ages 2-10 will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at River Park, 106 E. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. There will be crafts, games, prizes, inflatables and the Egg Hunt Bunny. The rain date for the egg hunt is 2-4 p.m. Sunday. townofchapelhill.org.
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