Durham News: Community

July 19, 2014

Daybook, July 20

Durham County Library will host Garage Band Jam Fridays at 3 p.m. on the lawn at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

Sunday

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets at 10 a.m. for newcomers and 10:30 a.m. for regular members in room 220 at Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road. 919-929-9891.

Black Mountain poets

The Washington Street Writers Group will present work by the poets of Black Mountain College at 3 p.m. at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Road.

River Rhythms! West African Drumming

A weekly drumming group will meet from 7-8:30 p.m. Sundays at Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 4907 Garret Road. Meetings are open to the public and beginners are welcome. Contact the group to reserve a loaner drum. 919-644-1335, kathyhopwood@embarqmail.com.

Monday

Durham Rotary Club

The Durham Rotary Club meets at 12:30 p.m. Mondays at the Durham Convention Center, 301 W. Morgan St.

Techie Teens

Teenagers will use a laptop, 3Doodler or iPad for activities from 3-5 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

Durham Beekeepers

The Durham Beekeepers meet the third Monday of each month from 6:30-9 p.m. at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St. 919-668-1707, gardens.duke.edu.

Contemporary Fiction book group

The Contemporary Fiction book group will meet to talk about “And the Mountains Echoed” by Khaled Hosseini at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

Nar-Anon

Nar-Anon, a twelve-step program for relatives and friends of addicts, will meet from 8-9 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road. 919-596-2915, nar-anon.org.

Tuesday

Story time

“Charlie and the New Baby” by Ree Drummond and “Puddle Pug” by Kim Norman will be read to kids at 11 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

North Durham Rotary Club

The North Durham Rotary Club meets at 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Parizade Cafe, 2200 W. Main St.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main St. 919-683-3013.

Rain Barrel Painting Workshop

Teenagers will paint rain barrels and learn about water conservation from 2-3 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

Meet the Author: Dr. Sally Rhine Feather

Dr. Sally Rhine Feather will read from her book, “The Gift: The Extraordinary Experiences of Ordinary People,” 7 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

Wednesday

Story time

Barnes & Noble will host a “Batman” story time for kids at 11 a.m. at 5400 New Hope Commons.

Senior Game Day

The Southwest Regional Library will host Senior Game Day at 1 p.m. at 3605 Shannon Road. 919-560-8590, meetup.com/senior-game-day.

Durham Farmers’ Market

The Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.

South Durham Farmers’ Market

The South Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 3:30-6:30 p.m. in the Greenwood Commons Shopping Center at 5410 N.C. Highway 55.

Tom Young at The Regulator

Tom Young will discuss his latest book, “Sand and Fire,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

Thursday

Small Business Learning Lab

The Main Library will host a Small Business Learning Lab with T.J. Breeden for teenagers at 1 p.m. Thursdays through Thursday, Aug. 7, at 300 N. Roxboro St. durhamcountylibrary.org.

District 4 Commander’s Tour

Residents will meet police commanders and officers in the Durham Police Department’s 2014 District 4 Commander’s Tour from 3:30-5 p.m. at 3020 Weaver St.

‘A Decade of Country Hits: Art on the Rural Frontier’

Stuart Hyatt, Richard Saxton and Kurt Wagner will discuss “A Decade of Country Hits: Art on the Rural Frontier” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

Nar-Anon

Nar-Anon, a 12-step program for relatives and friends of addicts, will meet from 7-8 p.m. at Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 S. Alston Ave. 919-383-4236, nar-anon.org.

Friday

Garage Band Jam Fridays

Durham County Library will host Garage Band Jam Fridays at 3 p.m. on the lawn at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. In case of bad weather, concerts will be in the library auditorium. Bands are needed to add to the schedule. One band will receive free studio time at a local recording studio. jwhite@dconc.gov.

‘Motor City Burning’

Bill Morris will discuss “Motor City Burning” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

Saturday

Durham Farmers’ Market

The Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 8 a.m. to noon at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.

South Durham Farmers’ Market

The South Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 8 a.m. to noon in the Greenwood Commons Shopping Center at 5410 N.C. Highway 55.

Story time

The Regulator Bookshop will host story time for kids at 11 a.m. at 720 Ninth St.

Story time

“Oh, Dear, Geoffrey!” by Gemma O’Neill and “Giraffes Can’t Dance” by Giles Andreae will be read to kids at 11 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

Durham Chess Club

The Durham Chess Club meets for casual chess from 2-4:30 p.m. Saturdays at the North Regional Library, 221 Milton Road. Sets, boards and instructions are provided. All ages and skill levels are welcome. 919-479-7020, cconero@aol.com.

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