Daybook, Aug. 10

08/09/2014 12:00 AM

08/07/2014 1:28 PM

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.

African-American Literature book group

The African-American Literature book group will meet to discuss “Becoming Mrs. Right” by Sherri L. Lewis at 6 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

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.

Stroke support group

Duke Regional Hospital will host a support group for stroke survivors, caregivers and community members from 1-2:30 p.m. in Private Dining Room C at 3643 N. Roxboro Road. Register online. dukeregional.org/events.

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 Photography Club

The Durham Photography Club meets the second Monday of each month from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St. The first meeting is free, but thereafter there’s a small annual membership fee. 919-668-1707, gardens.duke.edu.

Meet the Author: Michele Andrea Bowen

Michele Andrea Brown will discuss her new novel, “Pastor Needs a Boo,” at 7 p.m. at the Stanford L. Warren Branch Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

Storytelling event

A storytelling series for adults will be held at 7 p.m. every second Monday of each month at the Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St. 919-286-2700, regulatorbookshop.com.

Triangle Stamp Club

The Triangle Stamp Club meets the second Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Church of the Holy Family, 200 Hayes Road, Chapel Hill. nanandrayburby@earthlink.net.

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

“The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore” by William Joyce and “The Midnight Library” by Kazuno Kohara will be read to kids at 10 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.

Secrets of Successful Real Estate Buying & Selling

The Durham Business & Professional Chain will host Secrets of Successful Real Estate Buying & Selling from 6-8:30 p.m. at the South Durham Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave. 919-683-1047, durhambusinessprofessionalchain@frontier.com.

Bullish on Durham: Museum of Durham History

Katie Spencer, Lew Myers, Tom Krakauer, Joyce Smith and Josh David will discuss the Museum of Durham History at 7 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

Stay Fit for Life

The Durham Center for Senior Life invites seniors to Stay Fit for Life from 9:30-11:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of the month at 406 Rigsbee Ave. There will be breakfast, activities and presentations by local professionals in health care. 919-688-8247, extension 107, etemu@dcslnc.org.

Wednesday

TRY Coalition Meeting

TRY Coalition meets every second Wednesday from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Golden Belt building, 807 E. Main St., on the second floor in Neighborhood Improvement Services. 919-491-7811, DurhamTRY.org.

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.

Book signing

Scott E. Blumenthal will sign his novel, “The Kiss,” at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

Durham Writers Meetup Group

The Durham Writers Meetup Group will meet at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

‘Midnight Assassin’

Authors Patricia L. Bryan, Thomas Wolfe and Katy Munger will discuss “Midnight Assassin” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

Young Adult Book Club

The Regulator Bookshop’s Young Adult Book Club will meet to discuss “Defiance” by C.J. Redwine at 7 p.m. at 720 Ninth St. The club is for readers of all ages who enjoy the young adult genre.

Science book group

The Science book group will meet to discuss “Universe in the Rearview Mirror” by Dave Goldberg at 7:30 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

Thursday

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. in Parkwood at Euclid Road and Custer Circle.

Survivors of disasters support group

A survivors of fire and other disasters support group meets from 6-7 p.m. the second Thursday of every month in Building Three at the American Red Cross, Central NC Chapter, 4737 University Drive. 919-489-6541 ext. 337 or 333.

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.

‘No Regrets, Coyote’

John Dufresne will read from and sign his novel, “No Regrets, Coyote,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

Friday

Blue Devils Toastmasters

The Blue Devils Toastmasters Club meets from noon to 1 p.m. the first and third Friday of every month in Room 203 of the Duke Human Resources Building, 705 Broad St. The club focuses on improving public speaking, communication and leadership skills.

Audio Under the Stars

The Center for Documentary Studies and SPECTRE Arts will host Audio Under the Stars at 8 p.m. at SPECTRE Arts, 1004 Morning Glory Ave. facebook.com/audiounderthestars.

Saturday

Durham Farmers’ Market

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

The Durham Area Transit Authority provides a free shuttle from Durham Station to the farmers’ market every 15 minutes from 7:45-11:45 a.m. Saturdays through Aug. 23. The station is at 515 W. Pettigrew St.

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

Barnes & Noble will host a “Pete the Cat” story time for kids at 10 a.m. at 5400 New Hope Commons.

Story time

The Regulator Bookshop will host story time for ages 2-7 from 11-11:30 a.m. Saturdays at 720 Ninth St.

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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