Durham News: Community

March 25, 2014

Daybook, March 26

Community-supported fishery Walking Fish sells oysters at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens in this 2012 photo. Counter Culture Coffee’s CSA Fair with Walking Fish and Harland’s Creek Organic Farm will give information about the community-supported agriculture model.


‘Pickles and Preserves’

Andrea Weigl will talk about her new cookbook, “Pickles and Preserves,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

Krista Bremer reading and discussion

Krista Bremer will read from and discuss her new book, “My Accidental Jihad,” at 7 p.m. at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, 1317 W. Pettigrew St.


Community Luncheon Roundtable

The Religious Coalition for a Nonviolent Durham will host a Community Luncheon Roundtable with Chief Assistant District Attorney Roger Echols Jr. from noon to 1 p.m. at the Shepherd’s House United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 107 N. Driver St.


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.


Natalie Goldberg at The Regulator

Natalie Goldberg will talk about her book, “Living Color: Painting, Writing and the Bones of Seeing,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

‘The Parthenon Enigma’

Joan Breton Connelly will talk about and sign her book, “The Parthenon Enigma,” at 7:30 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.


Durham Farmers’ Market

The Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 10 a.m. to noon at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.


“How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth” by Michelle Robinson and “Morris... the Downside-Up Bat” by H.R. Karpes will be read to kids at 10:30 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

Straight Talk open house

Straight Talk, a support group for families and friends of incarcerated people, will celebrate the group’s first anniversary with an open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 3500 Westgate Drive, suite 405. 919-624-1078.


The dtownMARKET, which showcases crafters, designers, vintage tastemakers and more, is from noon to 5 p.m. the last Saturday of every month at Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave. There will be art, fashion and food available for purchase. dtownmarket.com.

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