Donate blood to the American Red Cross from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at The Sikh Gurudwara of North Carolina, 3214 E. Banner St. redcrossblood.org.
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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.
Food truck rodeo
Durham Central Park will host a food truck rodeo from noon to 4 p.m. at 501 Foster St. There will be live music by Erik Smallwood. Admission is free. durhamcentralpark.org.
Scott Blumenthal will sign his book, “The Kiss,” at 2 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.
‘Bridging Rails to Trails: Stories of the American Tobacco Trail’
The Main Library will host filmmaker Carol Thomson and her documentary, “Bridging Rails to Trails: Stories of the American Tobacco Trail,” at 3 p.m. at 300 N. Roxboro St.
Ellerbe Creek Watershed Association
The Ellerbe Creek Watershed Association’s annual meeting will be from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the Museum of Life and Science, 433 W. Murray Ave. A museum educator will lead a program for kids, ages 4 and older, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. The association will meet with staff and board members from 5:30-6:30 p.m. All are welcome. RSVP. firstname.lastname@example.org.
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, email@example.com.
Durham Rotary Club
The Durham Rotary Club meets at 12:30 p.m. Mondays at the Durham Convention Center, 301 W. Morgan St.
Scene of the Crime book group
The Scene of the Crime book group will meet to talk about “Suspect” by Robert Crais at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.
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.
“Touch the Red Button” by Alex Lluch and “Don’t Push the Button” by Bill Cotter 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 meets from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main St. 919-683-3013.
Adult basketball game
The Carolina Devils will hold pick-up adult wheelchair basketball games from 7-8:30 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at Braggtown Baptist Church, 3218 N. Roxboro St. RSVP requested. Fiona@bridge2sports.org.
Go-go music discussion
Activist and author Charles Stephenson and Trouble Funk Conga player Teebone David will lead a discussion on the impact of go-go music at 7 p.m. at the Stanford L. Warren Library, 1201 Fayetteville St. Stephenson will sign copies of his book, "The Beat! Go-Go Music from Washington, D.C."
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.
Paul Austin at The Regulator
Paul Austin will talk about his new memoir, “Beautiful Eyes: A Father Transformed,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.
Curator Stefan Bloodworth presents “Walk on the Wild Side” the first Thursday of every month from 11 a.m. to noon in the Blomquist Garden of Native Plants at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens. Cost is $5 for nongarden members. 919-668-1707, gardens.duke.edu.
Energy conservation workshop
The Durham County Cooperative Extension Service will host a free energy conservation workshop from 6-8 p.m. at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Road. Call or email for details or registration. 919-560-0521, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Positive Link, a series of workshops for teenagers, meets at 6:30 p.m. at East Regional Library, 211 Lick Creek Lane. durhamcountylibrary.org.
Eula Biss at Duke University
Author Eula Biss will visit Duke University to launch the Kenan-CDS Visiting Writer Series in Ethics, Society and Documentary Art at 7 p.m. in the Nelson Music Room, 1304 Campus Drive.
Fall Into Romance
Durham County Library will celebrate the romance genre on Friday and Saturday at various locations. A complete schedule is online. fallintoromance.org.
Donate blood to the American Red Cross from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Hillside High School, 3727 Fayetteville St., and from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Durham School of the Arts, 400 N. Duke St. redcrossblood.org.
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.
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.
Tree identification hike
A tree identification hike with Andy Upshaw of Grand Trees of Chatham to celebrate Chatham County Arbor Month will be from 10 a.m. to noon along the Bynum Mill Access trail. Call Central Carolina Community College’s continuing education department for details or registration from Monday through Friday. 919-545-8044.
“Paddington Bear” by Michael Bond 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, email@example.com.
Tom Maxwell at The Regulator
Tom Maxwell will discuss his memoir, “Hell: My Life in the Squirrel Nut Zippers,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.