Durham News: Community

April 15, 2014

Daybook, April 16

Daybook for Wednesday, April 16.


Durham Farmers’ Market

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

Beer and Books

The Regulator Bookshop will host Beer and Books with Walt Wolfram and Jeffrey Reaser, authors of “Talkin’ Tar Heel,” at 7 p.m. at 720 Ninth St.

‘Consider the Conversation’ screening

The Main Library will screen “Consider the Conversation: A Documentary on a Taboo Subject,” a documentary about end-of-life decisions, at 7 p.m. at 300 N. Roxboro St. Betsy Barton of Duke University Health System, Sandi Gray-Terry of Northern Piedmont Community Care and Nikki Webb of Duke HomeCare and Hospice will lead a discussion after the documentary.

AIGA Town Square

AIGA Town Square, an open meet-up for designers in the Durham and Chapel Hill area, will meet at 7:30 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month.


Fair housing training

Durham will host “Know Your Rights,” a fair housing training session, from 4-6 p.m. at Eagle Point Apartments, 412 E. Pilot St. The training session is part of Durham’s series of events for National Fair Housing Month.

Mab Segrest lecture

Activist Mab Segrest will speak at 6 p.m. in the Richard White Auditorium on Duke University’s East Campus. Admission is free.

‘A Wanted Woman’ signing

Eric Jerome Dickey will talk about and sign his novel, “A Wanted Woman,” at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

‘Financing Long-Term Care’

The Levin Jewish Community Center will host Janett Greenberg for a lecture on “Financing Long-Term Care” from 7-8 p.m. at 1937 W. Cornwallis Road, Durham. RSVP. 919-354-4922, drabiner@shalomdch.org.


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.


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.

Heather McCuiston at The Regulator

Heather McCuiston will read from her new book, “Little Lemon, Book 1: Penny, Why Are You Sad?,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.


Durham Farmers’ Market

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

Story time

“Happy Easter Curious George” by Margret and H.A. Rey and “The Easter Egg” by Jan Brett will be read to kids at 11 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

COGnizant Women’s Ride

A beginner and cruiser friendly bike ride for women is held at 3 p.m. every third Saturday of the month beginning at the Durham Bike Co-op, 715 Washington St.

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