National Walking Day
Northgate Mall, Durham Diabetes Coalition and the American Heart Association will host walks on National Walking Day from 7:30-10 a.m. and 4-6:30 p.m. at 1058 W. Club Blvd. Register online or through the mall’s customer service. bit.ly/1FZjo3E.
The Dangerous Dog Appeal Board will hold an appeal hearing, which is open to the public, at 10 a.m. in the Board of County Commissioners Chambers, 200 E. Main St.
‘Journey of a Serial Entrepreneur’
Cree cofounder Neal Hunter will give a speech, “Journey of a Serial Entrepreneur,” at 6:30 p.m. in Koury Auditorium at UNC-Chapel Hill. Parking is available in the business school parking deck. Register online. bit.ly/1NXz4dk.
Art with the Experts: ‘Area 919’
Jessica Kay Ruhle of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University will speak about the exhibition “Area 919: Artists in the Triangle” at 7 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro 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. Admission costs $5 for people who are not members of the garden. 919-668-1707, gardens.duke.edu.
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.
The Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 8 a.m. to noon at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.
The South Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to noon in the Greenwood Commons Shopping Center at 5410 N.C. Highway 55.
A Discovery Nook event for kids with Morehead Planetarium and cartoonist Paul Merklein will be from 12:30-2:30 p.m. at 1058 W. Club Blvd.
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.
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